Round the Bend

By CaroleS
Scabiosa 'Oxford Blue'. After stormy rain these were hanging their heads with the weight and wind.

Tags: General Flowers and plants Close-up and macro Scabiosa

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Comments


BarbaraR 9 16 1 England
20 Sep 2013 10:29AM
unusual angle and very fine.

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ColleenA Plus
3 315 3 Australia
20 Sep 2013 11:05AM
A beautiful flower, one of my favorites, love the angle of the stem...well captured
WhiteRose1 Plus
6 1.6k 148 England
20 Sep 2013 11:13AM
Another one that leaps of the screen. Excellent light and processing again, Carole.

Dave
Meditator 7 4 2 United Kingdom
20 Sep 2013 11:47AM
Beautiful and thoughtfully composed


Phil
PattiW 10 24 2 United States
20 Sep 2013 11:47AM
Gorgeous! PattiSmileSmileSmile
LynneJoyce Plus
7 20 99 United Kingdom
20 Sep 2013 12:00PM
So nice that the storm gave you this lovely pose.
20 Sep 2013 1:17PM
such a pretty image
taggart Plus
11 46 12 United States
20 Sep 2013 1:33PM
Good details and color captured!
NDODS Plus
5 4.9k 125 United Kingdom
20 Sep 2013 1:37PM
A very well observed, composed and captured floral image with great colour and detail throughout Carole.

Regards Nathan GrinGrinGrinGrin
RonnieAG Plus
6 153 116 Scotland
20 Sep 2013 2:06PM
Beautifully composed and executed/presented.
R.
SUE118 Plus
7 8 1 United Kingdom
20 Sep 2013 2:27PM
Beautifully captured.
CarolG Plus
9 193 18 Greece
20 Sep 2013 3:17PM
A cracking pov and capture, Carole. CArol
nonur Plus
7 15 9 Turkey
20 Sep 2013 4:48PM

Quote:Another one that leaps of the screen. Excellent light and processing again, Carole.

Dave

Fully agreed. Stunning shot!
20 Sep 2013 5:45PM
A bit like the stance I was taking in Whitby on Tuesday of last week when it was blowing a gale! Wink A super capture, Carole, beautifully composed and presented Smile
Trev Smile
20 Sep 2013 6:07PM
Excellent Carole, what more can i say?

John Smile
pamelajean Plus
10 951 1799 United Kingdom
20 Sep 2013 8:30PM
Lovely colour and detail, and I like the way some of the stamens are set against the dark background.
pluckyfilly Plus
9 350 33 United Kingdom
20 Sep 2013 8:43PM
Superb photography
Irishkate Plus
5 33 94 United Kingdom
20 Sep 2013 10:07PM
I spent ages on holiday looking for scabious with lovely curved stems.
Yours fits the bill very nicely.
KateGrinGrinGrin
annettep38 Plus
4 217 38 Costa Rica
21 Sep 2013 12:25AM
Well I never knew they had special names. Mine all have big Bs on them, Bee pads that is as euivalent to heli pads.

gorgeous capture
jaktis Plus
12 84 Sweden
21 Sep 2013 7:53AM
A great DOF and composition

Peter
21 Sep 2013 8:59AM
Super image Carole
Jm
danbrann Plus
11 576 16
21 Sep 2013 12:57PM
A superb floral image Carole especially with that background just fading away.
SlowSong Plus
7 6.0k 29 England
21 Sep 2013 2:26PM
Very pretty. Love the dark b/g.
Mine have all died now, or been eaten by the pigeons.
Smile
mikbee 9 3 8 Scotland
21 Sep 2013 3:27PM
Yes Carole,it is that time of the year for the wind and rain,
to drive us ALL round the bend !!
Good close up.
Mick.
Glostopcat Plus
10 255 2 England
21 Sep 2013 5:34PM
A beautiful image with a good title Carole, sadly many of my flowers have been destroyed by the wind and rain of the past weekSad
ChiliMan Plus
9 135 17 Singapore
21 Sep 2013 6:31PM
Amazing shot. Not just the astounding detail and perfect exposure, but also the angle and composition. So beautiful with that black background too.

STUNNING floral image, Carole...gosh...

Andrew
23 Sep 2013 8:08PM
Love your background, the POV is great, good light and I like the twist..............GrinGrinGrin

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