Regular Random: five minutes on a damp lawn

Coprinellus disseminatus (Fairies Bonnets); tiny mushrooms in a domestic lawn. Image: Su Leslie, 2017

Coprinellus disseminatus (Fairies Bonnets); just popping up in the lawn. Image: Su Leslie, 2017

This is something quite magical about tiny fungus suddenly appearing in the lawn. To photograph them, I have to place myself on the cold, damp earth in which they thrive. I’m transported to a miniature world where I see the taken for granted with fresh eyes.

I’ve edited these shots to reflect that slightly other-worldly feeling.

Five Minutes of Random (the RegularRandom challenge), is hosted by Desley Jane at Musings of a Frequently Flying Scientist. 

DP Photo Challenge: collage

Collage of early morning fog shots. Wharf, boats and silhouetted trees. Su Leslie, 2017

Fragmented, foggy and a just a little bit gloomy; a description of my mood as much as of this collage. Images: Su Leslie, 2017

My blogging has been a bit erratic this last week. Life has a way of shaking the scaffolding of existence every now and then, and right now mine’s a bit wobbly.

But like any attempt at balance, if I hold my arms out and focus on a single point, I expect I’ll manage to stay upright.

Daily Post Photo Challenge | collage