Tag: thanksgiving

Fall gourds – Society6 collection

Fall gourds – Society6 collection

I have so very many photos of fall gourds and pumpkins in my portfolio (and can’t wait to add more, when I grow another round of cucurbits next year!). Their pretty colours and patterns and sometimes intriguing shapes make for wonderful photographic models. It’s no […]

Pumpkin and pine cones – Society6 collection

Pumpkin and pine cones – Society6 collection

I’m a firm believer that every season brings its own beauty. Pumpkins and pine cones are just some of the attractions of autumn, along with the glorious reds and yellows of changing foliage. Along the side of the roads, the trees are practically glowing, while […]

Thanksgiving gourd & pumpkin pie – Society6 collection

Thanksgiving gourd & pumpkin pie – Society6 collection

When you are decorating for Thanksgiving, or simply adding a splash of autumn colour to your house, a brightly coloured little pumpkin is a wonderful choice. Not every foodstuff is suited to ornamental use of course. Pumpkins and squashes are so wonderfully robust though, that […]

Delicious pecan pie – Society6 collection

Delicious pecan pie – Society6 collection

I have found that taking photos of food brings with it the benefit of having something on which to snack when my work is done. This tasty pecan pie was the result of a series of stock recipe photos. Along with one of the recipe […]

Baking pecan pie – Society6 collection

Baking pecan pie – Society6 collection

As well as the set of Baking Pecan Pie recipe photos in my stock photo portfolio, I have also used a couple of the photos in Society6 collections. These collections will help you put together your seasonal greetings and decor. The rich golden browns of […]

Pumpkin on the doorstep – Society6 collection

Pumpkin on the doorstep – Society6 collection

My adoration of pumpkins is likely well-known by now, but when the deep orange of a little pumpkin adds such a beautiful splash of vibrant fall colour, can you blame me? This sweet little gourd is such a festive touch against the background of a […]

Gourds on blue – Society6 collection

Gourds on blue – Society6 collection

Once I’d plucked these pretty little Festival squashes from my allotment, they were put to work with their friends in my photo shoots. Don’t they just contrast so beautifully with the turquoise background? You can find laptop covers, notebooks, stationery and more with this bright, […]

Basket of ornamental gourds – Society6 collection

Basket of ornamental gourds – Society6 collection

I have an absolute soft spot for ornamental gourds. Their beautiful autumnal colours and intriguing patterns and shapes have often had me cooing and clucking in the garden – or shops. Gourds and squashes can make imaginative Thanksgiving or fall decorations, perhaps as a centrepiece […]

Photos: Making pecan pie

Photos: Making pecan pie

A delicious Thanksgiving tradition: pecan pie. This photo set takes you through the baking process from rolling out the pastry, to taking a bit of the finished yummy, nutty dessert. Popular shots in this set are also the making and baking of the pastry case, […]

Behind the scenes – Putting the gourds to work

Behind the scenes – Putting the gourds to work

Proof that my allotment is indeed a valuable contributor to my stock photography! One of my beautiful hessian potato sacks with the even more beautiful ornamental gourds harvested from the plot were put to work this weekend, arranged in front of the lovely red berries […]