Kermit the Frog may have said “It’s not easy being green” but we think these images prove otherwise.  Thank you to all of you who responded to our call on Instagram for images inspired by this month’s theme. Your talent and beautiful photos make us green with envy! Here are some of our faves . . .

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Green is my favorite. And it’s my favorite because it’s the color of my wife’s eyes, grass, trees, life, and money, and mother earth! – Casper Van Dien

Elise Taylor Photography

Elise Taylor Photography | Loveland, CO | IG: @elisetaylorphotography | FB


Just a little green
Like the color when the spring is born
There’ll be crocuses to bring to school tomorrow

– Joni Mitchell


Hawkeye Photography | Syracuse, UT | IG: @hawkeyephotobyashley | FB


Green is the prime color of the world, and that from which its loveliness arises. – Pedro Calderon de la Barca

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 Kim Cunningham Photography | Newnan, GA | IG: @kimcunninghamphoto | FB


But green’s the color of Spring.
And green can be cool and friendly-like.
And green can be big like the ocean, or important like a mountain, or tall like a tree.

– The Muppets

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Emma Staples Photography | London, England. | IG: @emmastaplesphoto | FB

No water, no life. No blue, no green. – Sylvia Earle

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Jennifer Kapala Photography  |Calgary, Alberta | IG: @jenniferkapala | FB

To me a lush carpet of pine needles or spongy grass is more welcome than the most luxurious Persian rug. – Helen Keller

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Cortney Ann Photography  | Tacoma, WA | IG: @cortneyannphotography | FB

Look deep into nature, and then you will understand everything better. – Albert Einstein

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lisa d. Photography | Phoenix, AZ | IG: @lisadphotos | FB


Spring heralds the return of the sun’s warmth, the renewal of life and the reappearance of green color everywhere. – Unknown

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Olive Light Images | Southern California | IG: @olivelightimages |FB

Her eyes were olive green―incisive and clear. ― Dan Brown, The Da Vinci Code

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[en]frame photography | Scottsdale, AZ | IG: @enframephoto  | FB


 Yes, they’ll all come to meet me, arms reaching, smiling sweetly.
It’s good to touch the green, green grass of home.

– Tom Jones

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Stacy Lynne Photography | Palm Coast, FL | IG: @stacylynnephotography | FB

Which Special Edition image inspires you the most? Leave a comment below and let us know!

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Life, Lens, and Love,

Rachel + Lisa