Sharing the latest happenings in the studio and beyond. Deborah writes about new paintings, nature journals, techniques, equipment, supplies, and excursions.


The Lantana is vigorous and blooming nicely. And rabbit resistant! Next year I will plant them on the back portal. There is not an adobe wall protecting the back garden.

The photos are shot with a Tokina 100mm f/2.8 AT-X M100 AF Pro D Macro on a Nikon D500. I am continuing to experiment with the Tokina.

Nikon D500 Tokina 100 mm f/2.8