Shelagh's Lens


Chains of Gold

… were suspended this weekend in breathtaking beauty, all along a curving pathway of Golden Chain trees. These are also known as Labernum Watereri “Vossii”. If you follow me on Instagram, you’ll know I spent time this weekend at Vancouver’s Van Dusen Botanical…

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Rain, Rain, Go Away

After a number of days of almost non-stop rain on the west coast, this childhood song could become a bit of a mantra. On the other hand, it’s all that rain that brings Vancouverites these early February dollops of colour…

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Sun Worshippers

Southeast of Seville in late June,  we saw field after field of sunflowers in the sun baked soil. Independent of  the sense of flower heads turned in unison and deference, I appreciated the muting of colours to the rear of…

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