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By Lillian  
My visit today to Mayfield Lavender farm in Surrey

a selection here from today, a lovely relaxing day and with the aroma
wow, so hope you like all with the 70-300mm lens..even the butterfly!!
and all hand held...funny just remembered, not a tripod in sight!

V2 one of the feilds
V3 a bee on lavender
V4 a butterfly..poorly captured...but I tried!!
V5 me in lavender!!...sad I know!

Thank you Steve and Chris for your awards on the fishing cat...appreciated


Tags: Bee General Butterfly Flowers and plants Lavender Fields

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11 Jul 2014 12:32AM
stunning set love the little skipper shot especially

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mikbee 9 3 8 Scotland
11 Jul 2014 12:54AM
Fine shots Lillian.
And I have heard about girls like you
that like to bathe in lavender oil !!
MaryFaith 2 52 New Zealand
11 Jul 2014 1:29AM
How very lovely - the colours, focus and DOF are awesome. V5 - nice to meet you Lillian Smile

Mollycat Plus
3 11 2 United Kingdom
11 Jul 2014 1:43AM
The aroma must have been intoxicating Lillian. All lovely shots, and to see you... nice.
Peter GrinGrinGrin
Daisymaye Plus
8 23 10 Canada
11 Jul 2014 1:52AM
Lovely composed lavender images. Especially nice one in V5. You look lovely, sitting there between the rows.
taggart Plus
12 47 13 United States
11 Jul 2014 2:29AM
Cool enough to wear pants and a vest-- --enviable situation

Oh, and the lavender is to die for-- V! sings out loud!
CarolG Plus
9 196 19 Greece
11 Jul 2014 5:01AM
Glorious images from an obviously most enjoyable day out, Lillian, love the skipper Smile Carol
bobsblues 6 10 2 United Kingdom
11 Jul 2014 5:47AM
Cracking shots Lillian love the focusing on V2
11 Jul 2014 6:09AM
Great set of images V1 really is top notch well done

Andysnapper 8 109 25 England
11 Jul 2014 6:48AM
Very nice indeed, a lovely , varied and interesting series.

LynneJoyce Plus
8 20 99 United Kingdom
11 Jul 2014 6:48AM
Nice set, V1 is greetings card material.
11 Jul 2014 6:49AM
fine dof and selective focus here Lillian a very pleasing image

andylea 8 37 1 United Kingdom
11 Jul 2014 6:49AM
brilliant set lillian wonderful colours and detail v1 for me today super dof a cracker nice one Wink
netta1234 Plus
4 371 2 Wales
11 Jul 2014 7:15AM
Lillian I just don't know what to saySmile
All these are lovely especially the one with you in itSmile
Have you any moreSmile
SUE118 Plus
8 8 1 United Kingdom
11 Jul 2014 7:28AM
These are super and I can smell the lavender from here. Good job Bertie's not around he goes mad for Lavender. SmileSmile
11 Jul 2014 7:31AM
Five beautiful shots Lillian with V1 being my favourite Smile
fentiger Plus
15 916 23 England
11 Jul 2014 7:37AM
A truly beautiful set Lillian ~ No. 1 is a cracking study.

11 Jul 2014 7:54AM
Fine set Lillian, V1 a bit special and my favourite,
11 Jul 2014 8:15AM
That lens is a marvel Lillian. I hate lugging around a tripod and most times I don't. Lavender is terribly difficult to photograph and these are all fantastic and you look great.

rayme330 4 17 1 United Kingdom
11 Jul 2014 8:16AM
A lovely series Lillian.

11 Jul 2014 8:19AM
An excellent and varied set, Lillian - I love the composition and depth of field in V1.

11 Jul 2014 8:24AM
Excellent series - the insects are stand alone pictures.
Nikonuser1 Plus
4 96 14 United Kingdom
11 Jul 2014 8:34AM
Excellent set of images Lillian, really like V1Smile

morpheus1955 9 3 2 United Kingdom
11 Jul 2014 8:50AM
Lovely set of images Lillian

CaroleS Plus
6 423 3 United Kingdom
11 Jul 2014 9:38AM
Wonderful haze of lavender, very obliging skipper in V4, love that oneGrin
rontear Plus
13 8 8 England
11 Jul 2014 10:11AM
" Lavender blue dilly dilly " a tune comes to mind LillianGrin Strong colours, right light.
Irishkate Plus
6 38 100 United Kingdom
11 Jul 2014 10:18AM
Looking great gal amongst the lavender!
I do envy you this shoot - love V1 and V3.
Kate GrinGrinGrin
gwynn56 4 87 England
11 Jul 2014 10:50AM
beautiful set of images , as for v5 well you look very nice indeed amongst that lavenderSmileSmileSmile
A superb set of images

JuBarney Plus
5 20 3 United Kingdom
11 Jul 2014 12:56PM
V1 is absolutely stunning, and love V5 too!
You look so chilled, ready for your holiday.
11 Jul 2014 1:47PM
The smell of lavender in that field must have been truly
AwesomeSmileSmile Smile

7 10 10 England
11 Jul 2014 1:51PM
Got to be V1 Lillian with the glamour girl a very close second.SmileSmileSmileGrinGrinGrin
super set lillian lovely colors. christineGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin
TrevBatWCC Plus
8 12 10 England
11 Jul 2014 3:32PM
Seems to be plenty of lavender about now - even up town in the centre of Wakefield outside the Cathedral! Smile Lovely set, Lillian - rather like V3 with the the bee coming in to the selfie in V5 too! Wink
User_Removed 4 4 1 United Kingdom
11 Jul 2014 3:46PM
Stunning set Lillian. a great new lens you have there. Smile
11 Jul 2014 4:07PM
Wonderful captures!
johnjo58 6 2 5 United Kingdom
11 Jul 2014 4:07PM
Lovely set Lillian

Maiwand Plus
9 3 72 England
11 Jul 2014 4:12PM
Excellent series of Lavender images Lillian.GrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin
11 Jul 2014 4:29PM
Love them all Lillian. A superb set and a lovely picture of you at the end GrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin

Niknut Plus
6 1.3k 68 United Kingdom
11 Jul 2014 4:46PM
Beautiful !!!.....expertly isolated for a very effective, almost 3D result !.Smile
myrab 10 United Kingdom
11 Jul 2014 6:08PM
Beautiful images Lillian, Good to see you ,

WhiteRose1 Plus
6 1.6k 148 England
11 Jul 2014 9:33PM
You dressed for this photo shoot didn't you, Lillian GrinGrin A very good set.

tomcat 11 6.4k 15 United Kingdom
11 Jul 2014 9:40PM
Bugger the flowers

Methinks you nailed an Essex SkipperWink

11 Jul 2014 10:10PM
What a lovely set Lillian. That must have been an amazing smell. Cathy
Lillian Plus
7 22 17 United Kingdom
11 Jul 2014 10:18PM
Ha Ha Adrian..laughing out loud!! and was he wearing a cap at sea??
had to keep bright and cheerful Dave
hope was loud enough...for that 'skipper'!!
ahoy there skipperWink
dark_lord Plus
12 1.8k 329 England
11 Jul 2014 10:35PM
Very nice set of images, really like V4 with the skipper Smile
Chinga Plus
5 3 1 United Kingdom
12 Jul 2014 12:06PM
What a lovely perfumed set! Grin
Stunning set of images, Lillian. Beautiful captures.

Glostopcat 10 255 2 England
19 Jul 2014 7:41PM
A lovely set of images Lillian, all are a pleasure to view

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