A photo taken by Nava Jo Thompson of colorful Daisies in Watercolor Florida. ............ Gerbera ....... is a genus of ornamental plants from the sunflower family (Asteraceae). It was named in honour of the German botanist and naturalist Traugott Gerber († 1743) who travelled extensively in Russia and was a friend of Carolus Linnaeus........It has approximately 30 species in the wild, extending to South America, Africa and tropical Asia. The first scientific description of a Gerbera was made by J.D. Hooker in Curtis's Botanical Magazine in 1889 when he described Gerbera jamesonii, a South African species also known as Transvaal daisy or Barberton Daisy. Gerbera is also commonly known as the African Daisy.........Gerbera species bear a...
It may have started with a box of crayons and a Big Chief tablet--I am not sure. I know that I have always loved nature, chasing rainbows and trying to capture some of the 'magic' with oil paints and a camera. Recently I have been tutored in my photography and it has been a fun and exciting time. I love to photograph Elk in colorado under the Aspen trees. I enjoy the amazingly wide variety of birds and wildlife around my Arkansas home.
I am more aware of God's paintbrush now that I work with close up shots of birds and butterflies. Deer and Elk are outstandingly photogenic! They appear to have been outlined with a magic marker. Amazing -- isn't it?
I hope you enjoy the photos that I have been allowed to...
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