The line of swanboats and a skein of ducks await launch on the lagoon.
An artist works on an oil painting in the Garden.
A young member of a wedding parry follows the elders during a Garden photo shoot.
A swan boat operator guides his boat to the dock in the lagoon.
A young boy explores the shore of the lagoon.
Take the Cake
A Gerbera daisy seems to have concocted a sweet treat.
Table For Two
A bee and a Painted Lady butterfly share a meal.
A model-turned-bride poses in her elegant wedding gown on the docks for the swan boats at the Public Garden.
The trees across the legoon from the Japanese Lantern crafted in 1587 are a study in color and texture.
April Showers Meet May Flowers
A bed of tulips is reflected in a puddle at the Public Garden, Boston
Ms. Mouse at Work
The curator of the Free Puppet Library in Public Alley No. 437, does a little knitting at her kiosk set up in the Garden.
A mallard flaps its wings dramatically on the Garden lagoon.
Hibiscus in bloom in the Garden.
A squirrel relaxes on a Beech branch at the Public Garden.
Eye of the Bee-holder
The deep, dark pools of a bee's eyes are highlighted in this closeup shot.
The sun shines through a Painted Lady's wings.
A newlywed couple posed for a wedding shoot kiss whne the wind caught the veil and wrapped it around their heads in a wave of washed light and cottony texture.
The Public Garden appears like a willowy dream scene as its transitioing trees are reflected in the quieted lagoon.
Spring in His Step
The George Washington statue looms above a field of golden tulips at the Public Garden.
Study in Contrasts
The Weeping Higan Cherry and the Golden Weeping Willow make a striking contrast in the late afternoon sun.
Rest and Relaxation
A man is at peace as he relaxe on a summer day in the Garden.
The Beauty and The Bee
A bee feeds on a coneflower in the late afternoon summer sun.
Canna on Green Canvas
Splendid moment: turning the corner in the Garden to catch the canna lilies along the footbridge path from this angle amid nothing but green...
A monarch feeds on a flower.
Eye On Nature
A closeup of a Painted Lady on a zinnia shows the spots in the eyes that have 10,000 lenses.
Let The Sunshine In
A willow is silhouetted against the late summer sun.
The Weeping Katsura had long since shed its coat, but the neighboring Ginkgo graciously let it borrow its blanket.
A lone red tulip blossoms amid a bed of yellow ones at Boston Public Garden in springtime.
Make Waves for Ducklings
A fuzzy, golden duckling steams ahead of its siblings in the Garden lagoon.
A lamp on the Public Garden Foot Bridge is illuminated during an approaching storm.
A couple relaxes under a tree.
Lights ... Camera
A model readies for a video shoot at the Triton Babies fountain.
The young girl depicted in Triton Babies fountain at the Public Garden holds a single red rose.
The George Washington statue enjoys a rare minute of peace without being surrounded by legions of selfie-seeking tourists.
A feeding monarch is captured in a closeup shot at Boston's Public Garden.
Looking Glass Lagoon
On a foogy winter day at the Boston Public Garden, the placid lagoon reflects a tree perfectly.
Make Way For Ducklings
Mama and the kids hang out in the sun.
A swan boat beneath the Haffenreffer Walk bridge waits to be put into rotation.
A bench on the famed swan boats basks in the sun as it awaits the next boarding party.
This Is Boston
Iconic figures of the city align on and above the lagoon.
Call to Fall
A coneflower performs its late-summer waltz toward nothingness.
Artist at Work
The palette of an artist sits beneath the canvas,
The Chinese Tea Crabapple tree in strong silhouette.
It feels a bit like getting a peek backstage through the curtain when you walk under the Garden footbridge and get a glimpse of the sunlit willows on the other side.
The willow at the northeast corner of the lagoon drops a soft curtain over a Christmas Day sunset/