Falling Blooms

By crookymonsta
These are the last blooms from my Frangipani and, as always, fell off whilst they were still fresh. It has bloomed for about six weeks, so I have had some flowers on the plant and some in a bowl all that time - makes the room smell lovely.

I pinned these onto hanging black velvet to try to give a sense of them falling. Taken hand held in the north facing conservatory using natural light.

Thanks for looking, C&Cs appreciated, as always.

Regards, Sandra

Tags: Flowers and plants Frangipani

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19 Sep 2008 11:27AM

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8 25 4 England
19 Sep 2008 11:29AM
Great picture, Great idea.
Love it.
sunshot Plus
12 24 United Kingdom
19 Sep 2008 11:40AM
very nice indeed
Very good effect. A very lovely image. I really like these flowers. JNC
CarolG Plus
10 199 19 Greece
19 Sep 2008 11:51AM
Very well thought out, Sandra. My little frangipani plant is only in bud now, for the first time, so i am hoping it will make it to the flower stage before the cooler weather comes. Carol
cjl47 Plus
9 4 3 England
19 Sep 2008 11:52AM
just beautiful.
Joline Plus
10 27 53 United States
19 Sep 2008 11:57AM
Interesting and well executed idea.
19 Sep 2008 12:38PM
Gorgeous image...
19 Sep 2008 12:49PM
Super arrangement
Herge88 Plus
9 40 4 England
19 Sep 2008 2:13PM
Well constructed image.

Best Matt
Wooly Plus
11 112 4 England
19 Sep 2008 2:40PM
Makes a very nice image Sandra.

Bob_V Plus
9 1 2 United States
19 Sep 2008 3:32PM
A simply marvelous presentation.
19 Sep 2008 3:58PM
Extremely well presented picture
glyndwr Plus
9 66 10 Wales
19 Sep 2008 4:33PM
Very clever work.
The exposure on the whites is great, perfect in front of the dark background.

19 Sep 2008 4:39PM
Wonderful composition, this really works. Fantastic.
19 Sep 2008 5:02PM
Fantastic work so well processed
19 Sep 2008 5:06PM
Really lovely capture and well presented regards
dianah Plus
10 24.5k 4 United Kingdom
19 Sep 2008 6:25PM
This is lovely Sandra..they look as though they are floating down.
pamelajean Plus
10 971 1864 United Kingdom
19 Sep 2008 6:40PM
What a neat idea, Sandra, and the illusion really works. RC time.
Mavis Plus
14 143 2 England
19 Sep 2008 6:47PM
Well positioned and beautifully lit . Great idea to hang them from the velvet . xx
Rock Plus
14 10 2 England
19 Sep 2008 8:32PM
A Winner.

19 Sep 2008 8:53PM
This is a beautiful image, the lighting is supurb.
Glostopcat Plus
10 255 2 England
20 Sep 2008 1:44PM
Excellent work here, love the lighting and presentation
21 Sep 2008 5:18PM
great idea... lovely shot
proz 12 205 United States
22 Sep 2008 2:24PM

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