The deer left me some lilies this year.
Summer Stock Sunday
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Credit Where It is Due
I like to make photographs, and I enjoy being praised for what I have done. But God teaches a different attitude, one of thankfulness and humility. He pointed that out to me recently. I DO NOT MAKE THESE PHOTOGRAPHS ALONE. I didn't create the light, or the technology which makes photography possible. I didn't buy my camera, it was a gift from my husband. I didn't give myself the ability to see through the camera in order to make an image which others find pleasing. It is right to use what I have been given to the best of my ability, but it is wrong to take credit for what I have not done. God made the light, the elements which are used to manufacture the camera, and the world from which these images come. He has given me gifts: people to teach me, eyes to see with, and a brain to process information. I am thankful for these gifts. He deserves all the praise, not I.
How nice of him! Great macro shot of these lovely lilies ~
What a GORGEOUS color! Beautiful shot!
Lovely colors. You are lucky to have them in your garden.
How kind the four-hoof herbivore allowed the beautiful flowers to remain. I hope you may continue to enjoy the view of the pink lilies for the rest of the season!
And for that you must be very grateful! I see they left you a particularly nice one too. :)
very beautiful macro shot.
O so pretty! A dramatic macro!
So lovely, but I'm horribly allergic so the only way I ever get to enjoy lilies is in photos.
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Your lilies are beautiful.
Great shot, lots of little shadows and beautiful flowers. Thanks for sharing!
Oh your deer is so sweet ^_^ because our neighbors day lilies are all eaten by the deer. Nothing was left behind for them to enjoy ^_^ Happy Sunday!
Phew! Nice of the deer! A delightful photo!
Great closeup and so nice to have some flowers left, i know as I have the same problem... Perfect SOOC entry!
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Didn't know that deers eat lilies ;) ?
I would imagine the deer took one look at how beautiful this flower is and decided to just enjoy them visually :)
hehe. Very lovely ShadowShot lily. Those deer were being kind to you. Our deer are absolute terrors...they eat most everything so if I don't have a fence up, it eventually gets ett!!
I love the way the close up shot makes me focus on the colours and shapes-in an abstract way. Tha black and white photo is lovely too. Thanks for following too!
The flower looks so beautiful, I can almost smell it!
Have a great week!
Deer are exciting to see, but can really destroy flower beds. Gald they left some for you to enjoy!
He does look hungry...and what a beauty!
I am glad the deer were kind enough to leave them so that you could get this great photo!
Lovely delicate pink, - lilies are so elegantly beautiful.
Those deer are pesky! :)
It's a beautiful lily. I'm late getting here so I see the next post and I like this version much better!
Beautiful shot of that lilly! Nice thing of the city is flowers don't get eaten:)
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