White Dahlia with beautiful petals

The Making of Gratitude Part 4

“Even now, every spring, I hear Mama’s voice play sweetly in my head—a melodic tune. In Mama’s day, her tone and texture were silk softly sidling along satin, refined and graceful.” 
August 09, 2022 — Kelly Johnson
Photo of orange spring flower by photographer Kelly Johnson

The Making of Gratitude Part 3

Editing Photos

I photographed flowers from April – June 2020. I shot a thousand frames of flowers. In July, I was ready to start the editing process. It was daunting and exciting.