Roses, June’s Plant of the Month

Wandering around the city this month checking out roses.

Yellow Rose Brocade. This single rose was done up in the photo app in Pixlromatic. Yellow Rose Brocade in PixlromaticThe same rose times four, also in Pixlromatic. Rose Times Four in PixlromaticThe same rose, this time a monochromatic version in Snapseed. Rose in SnapseedI was walking along the seawall when I saw from a distance a massive flowering tree. It was only when I got up close that I realized it was a tall cedar tree almost totally covered with pink climbing roses.
pink roses climbing up a tall cedar tree, hand coloured in PhotoshopThose are white roses cascading down a smaller tree in the foreground. I have layered these three shots in Photoshop to create a hand-coloured effect. pink roses climbing up a tall cedar tree, hand coloured in PhotoshopTrying to give some scale by adding a few people into the scene. pink roses climbing up a tall cedar tree, hand coloured in PhotoshopUnedited, a final attempt to give some scale by photographing the rose-covered cedar from behind where it was less encased!pink roses climbing up a tall cedar treeMore of Nancy Merrill’s Photo Challenge: Anything.

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