Black-eyed Susans

By taggart  
Black-eyed Susans

A native/wildflower variety, these Susans grow in masses anywhere they are not mowed down. They can grow 4-5 feet high in a spread of brilliant yellow foretelling the end of summer!

So glad you all liked the female Tiger Swallowtail-----Special THANKS to PamelaJean, Andrew (Chiliman), EileenH, Ann (Pluckyfilly) and Nezih (nonur) for their most appreciated User Awards , to Pete for his vote and to those who wrote very special comments!

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johnlw 11 1 10 United Kingdom
12 Aug 2013 11:09PM
Beautiful DOF and a lovely image.

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User_Removed 13 386 2 United Kingdom
12 Aug 2013 11:10PM
Perfect DOF, a beautiful capture. Grin
GillyB Plus
13 317 8 United Kingdom
12 Aug 2013 11:12PM
Beautiful in its simplicity Jenn, very artistic!

morpheus1955 11 3 2 United Kingdom
12 Aug 2013 11:27PM
Stunning image Jenn, fabulous colours and excellent dof

12 Aug 2013 11:33PM
Fantastic composition. Love the colours.
12 Aug 2013 11:51PM
Excellent Jenn, a super composition,
nonur Plus
9 17 13 Turkey
12 Aug 2013 11:59PM
Lovely DOF, compo and depth. Love their colour which brightens up their surroundings. SUPERB shot, Jenn!
Irishkate Plus
7 41 114 United Kingdom
13 Aug 2013 12:32AM
Beautiful DOF Jenn - you're so good with this kind of image.
These flowers must make an amazing display over the countryside.
Ayoob 7 Australia
13 Aug 2013 12:34AM
Gorgeous shot.........Grin
Potra 5 Venezuela
13 Aug 2013 1:49AM
Great shot, so delicate and pretty.
Hermanus 5 4 South Africa
13 Aug 2013 4:17AM
Excellent image this Jenn !! The flowers we call black eyed Susan here looks very different - belongs to an invasive creeper plant Smile
LynneJoyce Plus
9 20 99 United Kingdom
13 Aug 2013 4:31AM
Love the focus here, a lovely image.
fentiger Plus
16 918 24 England
13 Aug 2013 6:52AM
Not what we call Black Eyed Susans but nevertheless a delightful image.

13 Aug 2013 7:01AM
Wonderful imageSmile
Lillian Plus
8 22 17 United Kingdom
13 Aug 2013 7:29AM
Certainly don't come much better than this Jennn,
beautifully presented
Nigeve1 Plus
5 1.4k 101 United Kingdom
13 Aug 2013 7:47AM
Beautiful image.
AnnChown Plus
8 207 1 United Kingdom
13 Aug 2013 8:02AM
I like the dreamy effect.
BarbaraR 12 17 1 England
13 Aug 2013 8:28AM
Very beautiful.
Make a lovely card ..

Excellent focus point , with very good DOF, nice splash of yellow.
SlowSong Plus
9 7.4k 30 England
13 Aug 2013 10:03AM
Very lovely.
AnnJ Plus
6 5 Scotland
13 Aug 2013 10:06AM
Stunning! Beautifully captured with just the right DOF. Ann.
13 Aug 2013 11:06AM
What a perfect DOF! A very beautiful image, Jenn!Smile
Regards Valery
pluckyfilly 11 351 33 United Kingdom
13 Aug 2013 12:27PM
beautiful capture I like the siffused b/g - you were late posting JennWink
EileenH 4 1 United Kingdom
13 Aug 2013 1:07PM
Lovely capture Smile

myrab 11 United Kingdom
13 Aug 2013 1:10PM
Lovely image Jenn, great DOF.

Joline Plus
11 30 53 United States
13 Aug 2013 1:18PM
This is definitely a fine art piece. It would grace any wall with its beauty.
boov 5 2 United Kingdom
13 Aug 2013 1:29PM
psu68 5 1 2 United States
13 Aug 2013 2:24PM
Your image has the best depth of field I have seen in a long time..... it fades away naturally and is very pleasing to the viewer--- great shot and composition.
ColleenA Plus
5 362 6 Australia
13 Aug 2013 4:08PM

Quote:Excellent image this Jenn !! The flowers we call black eyed Susan here looks very different - belongs to an invasive creeper plant Smile

A stunning image, just love it...well captured
Maiwand 11 3 73 England
13 Aug 2013 4:16PM
Lovely floral group Jennn.GrinGrinGrin
13 Aug 2013 7:53PM
Lovely shot. Cathy
13 Aug 2013 8:36PM
Fabulous composition, smelting DOF, excellent result!
ChiliMan 11 135 17 Singapore
14 Aug 2013 6:17PM
Such a beautiful shot of them, Jennnn. Wow...4-5 feet high! We have something called black-eyed susans here but a completely different flower.

14 Aug 2013 9:03PM
Stunning image
annettep38 Plus
6 218 40 Costa Rica
15 Aug 2013 12:22AM
oh dear I thought I had commented on those there did it go ?
well I love them beautiful the essence of summer!!
Barjo 6 United States
17 Aug 2013 2:50PM
An elegant use of shallow DOF and composition....Wonderfully well captured....
Valerie1 10 68 Northern Ireland
17 Aug 2013 8:25PM
Excellent composition. One for the wall.
Glostopcat 12 255 2 England
18 Aug 2013 8:20PM
Or rudbeckias to us in the Uk, love the DoF
brownsilent 11 7 2 United Kingdom
20 Aug 2013 9:31PM
An image that implies only one thought: A true TAGGART!

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