Seeking the sun

By ColleenA
Good morning....
Thank you for your continued support and to Joan ( EMJAYCEE ) for her UA, much appreciated.
I would also like to thank Ju for dedicating his elephant mother and baby image to me yesterday, very thoughtful and appreciated.
V1... The seed head
V2 .... the scabious flower open

Tags: Flowers and plants

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Comments


1 Nov 2013 5:28AM
I know how this plant feels, Colleen.
Striving for the sun.
Very precise dof.

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CarolG Plus
11 199 20 Greece
1 Nov 2013 6:05AM
A beautiful scabious, Colleen, I'm glad to see there are still some blooming in our meadows. Two wonderful captures. Carol
kel55 5 8 United Kingdom
1 Nov 2013 6:06AM
Very nice detail and colours , dof works , nice one Colleen
termite53 4 8 United Kingdom
1 Nov 2013 6:10AM
Lovely colours, both great images
1 Nov 2013 6:22AM
Great use of DOF.
Andysnapper 9 109 25 England
1 Nov 2013 6:30AM
2 beautiful shots in gorgeous light Colleen, beautiful.

Andy
1 Nov 2013 6:35AM
Two very pretty images; perfect focus and well taken in nice light.

Lavina
mistere Plus
4 4 3 England
1 Nov 2013 6:37AM
lovely DOF beautiful images.

Dave.
Mollycat Plus
4 11 2 United Kingdom
1 Nov 2013 6:55AM
Two lovely images with but a single thought. GrinGrin Peter.
SUE118 Plus
9 8 1 United Kingdom
1 Nov 2013 7:29AM
Beautifully captured.
1 Nov 2013 7:32AM
beautifully done Colleen, great dofSmile

Danny
barbarahirst 9 27 12 United Kingdom
1 Nov 2013 7:43AM
Two beauties..
1 Nov 2013 7:51AM
Two beauties Colleen, fabulous colours and depth of field GrinGrin

Kathryn
Caziwinkles 5 3 1 United Kingdom
1 Nov 2013 7:54AM

Quote:Two beauties Colleen, fabulous colours and depth of field GrinGrin

Kathryn



My thoughts exactly! Superb photography Colleen. Smile

Carol
A lovely pair of images. Love the shallow DoF.

Mary Grin
netta1234 5 382 2 Wales
1 Nov 2013 8:51AM
Two lovely images with beautiful bg and presentationSmile
NettaSmile
Lillian Plus
8 22 17 United Kingdom
1 Nov 2013 9:09AM
Two really well captured images Colleen
Lillian
ronboy 7 2 Scotland
1 Nov 2013 9:11AM
Nice captures
ali63 Plus
5 775 1 United Kingdom
1 Nov 2013 9:18AM
2 beautiful images Colleen, I hope your mum is making progress,

Ali Smile
helenlinda Plus
10 344 22 United Kingdom
1 Nov 2013 9:43AM
I think they are uploaded in the right order SmileSmileSmile
Beautifully captured
Helen
Nikonuser1 Plus
5 146 16 United Kingdom
1 Nov 2013 9:45AM
2 great images Colleen, well capturedSmile


Cliff
TrevBatWCC Plus
9 12 11 England
1 Nov 2013 10:24AM
Two equally beautiful shots, Colleen, very nicely captured and presented Smile
Trev Smile
gary_d 9 576 13 Wales
1 Nov 2013 10:48AM
I like the simplicity in V1. - gary
Beautiful Colleen, you do superb flowers !!! GrinGrin

Lynette Grin
Irishkate Plus
7 41 111 United Kingdom
1 Nov 2013 11:09AM
I love V1 Colleen - the scabious looks so intricate before opening out.
I wouldn't have known that's what is is.
Two lovely images.
KateGrinGrinGrin
1 Nov 2013 11:28AM
Glad to make it 40, Colleen!
Such delicate images, beautifully presented.

Richard
1 Nov 2013 11:46AM
Simple and very beautiful , Colleen. GrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin -Yes, and that bokeh again!SmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmile --- Jukka.Smile
boov 5 2 United Kingdom
1 Nov 2013 11:53AM
Fabulous
V1 a super image well taken..

billy
EileenH 4 1 United Kingdom
1 Nov 2013 12:14PM
Lovely setSmile

Eileen
taggart Plus
13 47 13 United States
1 Nov 2013 12:28PM
We call them pin cushion flowers-- yours--done very nicely here!
BIGRY1 Plus
5 3 8 United Kingdom
1 Nov 2013 12:35PM
Two beautiful images, but the sharpness and the simplicity of V1 makes that my favGrin
Ryan
JuBarney 6 26 3 United Kingdom
1 Nov 2013 12:39PM
Two splendid shots with perfect DoF.
Ju
Fefe Plus
6 23 31 United Kingdom
1 Nov 2013 1:22PM
Two lovely shots Colleen, lovely presentationGrin
Diane
AnnChown Plus
7 202 1 United Kingdom
1 Nov 2013 2:18PM
Two beautifully taken and presented images Colleen.
johnlw 10 1 10 United Kingdom
1 Nov 2013 2:38PM
Two lovely images with beautiful DOF love the simplicity of these shots.
Regareds John.
EMJAYCEE Plus
8 10 10 England
1 Nov 2013 2:48PM
Both beautiful.
Joan
Franko59 6 3 2 England
1 Nov 2013 2:51PM
Nice composition work!!,,, Ian
myrab 11 United Kingdom
1 Nov 2013 3:58PM
2 very nice images Colleen.

Myra
capto Plus
5 4.8k 8 United Kingdom
1 Nov 2013 4:01PM
One of my favourite flowers. They are still flowering in my garden, but struggling with the rain and gales.Smile

ivor
1 Nov 2013 5:15PM
Stunning captures with great details and beautiful colours!
Regards,
George
moiral 7 12 Scotland
1 Nov 2013 5:21PM
2 differnet shots, but both very beautiful - I couldn't decide on a favourite. Moira
1 Nov 2013 6:07PM
Two very pretty images beautifully captured
fentiger 16 916 24 England
1 Nov 2013 7:05PM
Two quite beautiful images and you have led with the right one which gets my vote.

Albert
marktc Plus
7 96 15 United Kingdom
1 Nov 2013 7:17PM
very beautiful pair of images Colleen
tomcat 12 6.4k 15 United Kingdom
1 Nov 2013 7:33PM
A well thought out image

Adrian
1 Nov 2013 10:38PM
Lovely shots Colleen. Cathy
SlowSong Plus
9 7.0k 30 England
1 Nov 2013 10:57PM
I really like V2. It looks as if the flower's really getting a blast of sunlight onto it.
x
2 Nov 2013 10:32AM
Two very beautiful macros! It's a real pleasure and relaxation for the eyes, Colleen!Smile
Regards Valery
UrbaneMagick 5 172 1 United Kingdom
3 Nov 2013 3:14PM
Just tried to Genghisy user award , but am just too late to do so apparently :-( beautiful though!! Gareth.
Potra 4 Venezuela
4 Nov 2013 11:12PM
I like them both. Half a vote to each!
M
Jocelia 6 2 1 Australia
5 Nov 2013 4:48AM
Simply delightful, I do like V1 with the seed pod and the hint of the flower…..WinkWinkWink
Chinga Plus
7 3 1 United Kingdom
5 Nov 2013 5:33AM
So delicate both flowers... Great light & DOF! Grin
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