Perfect Day

Sunflower-2019
Sunflower-2019

I read a review for a windscreen a while back in Motorcyclist magazine that said it’s always too hot, too windy, too cold or raining. But after 90,000 miles on my bike I found that there are some days that are as close to perfect as I could ask for.

Today was not a perfect day to photograph a half inch sunflower bud. It was too hot, too windy and it was only a matter of time until it rained. But over the course of almost an hour I managed to get a shot I was happy with, though far from perfect.

Ultimately every day is perfect because it’s the only one we have. But saying that and living it are very different things. There is a popular saying that if we could see the miracle of a single flower clearly our whole life would change. I’m going to keep looking.

Cee’s Black & White Photo Challenge: Flower of Any Kind

10 thoughts on “Perfect Day

  1. I’m glad I’m not the only one who thinks a budding sunflower is a worthy subject, Mike! I planted a sunflower garden in my backyard last year just so I could take pics and bore everyone on Instagram and WordPress 😉 Love the black and white!

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