I started with a big bowl, which I should have photographed from an angle other than the top!
This is some oregano that had gone to seed. Makes a nice bouquet.
Here are the basil leaves ready to go in the chopper. I don't have a large food processor, just a 2 cup chopper from Wal-Mart.
Here's the pesto bible! It has all sorts of different pesto - it's not all about basil. There are also recipes for using dry herbs when fresh aren't available.
Sorry this image of the the final product is blurry. 7 - 1/2 cup containers for the freezer. That make s a total of 12 so far - not many, really. Once the weather cools down we may have to have some pesto chicken pizza.