Skagit Valley Tulip and Daffodil Festival Photo Tours
Daffodil Photo Tours start Feb 21! Here is the link with the details!
Every spring the fields of the Skagit Valley explode with colors.
First the daffodils arrive, spilling yellow and green paint buckets over the browns and grays left over from winter.
These daffodil images were taken on Sunday, Feb. 21 2016 at sunrise!
Depending upon the weather this happens any where between late February and early March. In 2015 we had full fields of daffodils abloom in the third week of Feb. and it looks like we may see the same this year.
Skagit Valley Tulip and Daffodil Photo Tours get info on registering here.
Tulips arrive 3 to 4 weeks later, anywhere from mid to late March into April. fields upon fields of tulips of all shapes and colors spread across the valley their quilt like pattern changing each year with the annual field rotations.
The valleys main tulip grower, Roozengaarde updates their Bloom Map each day or so, showing where the fields are and when they are in bloom.
What is a Photo Tour? A Photo Tour is a guided tour specifically for anyone who would like to capture stunning images. Each sprint I spend time reconnoitering the fields, noting where are the best views and backdrops. I can offer advice for not only the best locations but also tips on exposure and composition as well as post editing so that you come away with fantastic images.
I also offer North Cascades Photo Tours and Night Sky Imaging Photo Tours as well.
These are tulip images from years past…
10 thoughts on “La Conner Daffodil Festival 2016”
I love all of this flowers. Spring is near 😉
The colors are really stunning.
Yes, very near! Whew!
I love your gallery!!! I’d love to see fields of tulips like this. I also enjoyed how you presented them differently in each photo. Well done!
Thank you, Laura, very much! 🙂
You are so welcome!
Those are stunning images.
Beautiful flowers. I really enjoy walking through those picture fields)