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I’ll be with you in apple blossom time,
I’ll be with you and change your name to mine.
One day in May, I’ll hear you say,
Happy the bride the sun shines on today.

from I’ll Be With You in Apple Blossom Time,
(by Fleeson & Von Tilzer, 1920)

If my dad were still alive, my parents would have celebrated 60 years together this past April, and this was ‘their song’. Although it was first recorded in 1920, I’m sure the version they loved was the Andrews Sisters recording, released in 1940. Mom and Dad, this is for you.

Detail from an original photograph shot in Essex, Connecticut, May 8, 2011, in digital oils.

You can see the Andrews Sisters singing this song in the movie Buck Privates (1941) below.

Tech specs: Photoshop, Filter Forge, Filters Unlimited, Xero, Arkvis



25% of all sales of this picture will be donated to the Susan G. Komen for the Cure Foundation.

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apple blossoms, flowers, foliage, green, leaves, pink, spring, still life, white

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I have been a photographer for over 25 years, using both traditional and digital SLR equipment, with pictures published in print as well as in online publications and galleries. The digitally-composed works are created using a variety of software. If you enjoy my work, please spread the word, and thank you for stopping by.

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Comments

  • Shulie1
    Shulie1about 3 years ago

    Very lovely work, Gina – I love apple blossoms

  • So do I, thanks!

    – RC deWinter

  • Don Wright
    Don Wrightabout 3 years ago

    Beautiful digital painting Gina.

  • RC deWinter
    RC deWinterabout 3 years ago

    Thanks for looking and your kind feedback, Don.

  • Conoro
    Conoroabout 3 years ago

    This is beautiful Gina, I grew apple trees just because I wanted to see and smell the blossoms in Springtime :-) It’s a lovely image and dedication dear friend :-) oxox

  • XOXOXO…thanks you, dearest, for your constant encouragement.

    – RC deWinter

  • TrixiJahn
    TrixiJahnabout 3 years ago

    What a beautiful shot and dedication! Apple Blossoms are my favorites of all blossoms!! A real beauty, Gina!

  • Aw, thanks so much, Trixi.

    – RC deWinter

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