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21 Mar 2013 10:29AM
Get well soon. A bit of sun to remind us that there is a season called summer.


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Meheecho 3 275 United Kingdom
21 Mar 2013 10:32AM
You have done well to upload this --a wonderful burst of colour to brighten the grey day . Some amazing detail here too
RonnieAG Plus
6 153 116 Scotland
21 Mar 2013 10:37AM
You need have no apprehensions regarding this beautiful shot and presentation of these sunflowers, Nathan: lovely shot in every way.
Joline Plus
10 27 53 United States
21 Mar 2013 10:51AM
No worries about this is quite regal and beautiful.
johnke 3 223 15
21 Mar 2013 10:54AM
Very well crafted Nathan and get well soon...John
rontear Plus
13 8 8 England
21 Mar 2013 10:58AM
On the right track Nathan, full on colour impact !
CarolG Plus
9 196 18 Greece
21 Mar 2013 11:04AM
This is wonderful, Nathan, a bold and very inspiring image Smile Carol
Fefe Plus
4 23 31 United Kingdom
21 Mar 2013 11:06AM
Its a work of art Nathan, beautifully done too, the way you have processed this is sooo suited to sunflowers!
Infact......its a GemGrin
LynneJoyce Plus
8 20 99 United Kingdom
21 Mar 2013 11:08AM
Stylised, stylish, gorgeous!
morpheus1955 9 3 2 United Kingdom
21 Mar 2013 11:08AM
Beautifully crafted image Nathan, quite beautiful

Lillian Plus
7 22 17 United Kingdom
21 Mar 2013 11:19AM

Quote:You need have no apprehensions regarding this beautiful shot and presentation of these sunflowers, Nathan: lovely shot in every way.

And on top my birds would really enjoy
when you are finished with theseWink
cats_123 Plus
12 4.6k 26 Northern Ireland
21 Mar 2013 11:22AM
Van Gogh would be proud of you GrinGrin
TyChee Plus
11 275 1 United States
21 Mar 2013 11:23AM
Great rich color.
helenlinda Plus
9 344 22 United Kingdom
21 Mar 2013 11:26AM
An excellent piece of work Nathan SmileSmile
Phil_L 7 19 1 Wales
21 Mar 2013 11:29AM
Great detail, fabulous colour, and originality in the tight crop and composition. Well conceived and accomplished.
franken Plus
14 4.0k 4 Wales
21 Mar 2013 11:30AM
Wonderful work Nathan.

Get well soon.

gwynn56 4 87 England
21 Mar 2013 11:36AM
nice capture , hope the sun shines on you and that you get better soon Smile
A top presentation with my favourite colour gold.
This one has great impact. Well done Nathan. WesternRed.
BarbaraR 10 17 1 England
21 Mar 2013 11:40AM
Glad to make this cheery, arty floral capture RC.
Be much comfier soon Nathan.

Brian65 7 2 United Kingdom
21 Mar 2013 11:42AM
Would look good on canvas Nathan.
canonfan 6 7 United Kingdom
21 Mar 2013 12:09PM
Love this image Nathan. Sunflowers make great subjects. Best wishes to you
Chinga Plus
5 3 1 United Kingdom
21 Mar 2013 12:57PM
There is something very earthy about this shot!
I like it very much and it's put a bit of sunshine in the London grey day...
Richsr Plus
9 91 223 England
21 Mar 2013 12:58PM
Like the colours in this Nathan, good to here you are feeling a bit more mobile
Regards Richard
mrswoolybill Plus
9 985 1499 United Kingdom
21 Mar 2013 1:03PM

Quote:There is something very earthy about this shot

Very astute. It's classic Still Life in many ways (I keep harping on about this but most European languages refer to the genre as Dead Nature), it's about beauty, death and decay all in one, but it has a directness that I don't usually seen in arranged flowers-in-vase images. You've gone in close so it's immediate, in your face. Van Gogh would approve, this is sunflowers as he saw them, a life force.
WhiteRose1 Plus
6 1.6k 148 England
21 Mar 2013 1:05PM
Sunflower masterclass.... just don't go cutting your ear off TongueGrinGrin

Daisymaye Plus
8 23 10 Canada
21 Mar 2013 1:11PM
Very artistic and golden toned. Good luck with the shoulder operation. Lets hope it heals fast.......Sandy
AnneWorner 9 620 43 United States
21 Mar 2013 1:24PM
Like a vibrant oil painting. Like this very much - keep uploading!

Anne Smile
taggart Plus
12 47 13 United States
21 Mar 2013 1:30PM
Van Gogh and more-- a brilliant take and manipulation-- just the sort of color intensity that I love--- Thanks for this brilliant patch of sunlight!

I hope you are comfortable while in hospital care!
ali63 Plus
4 756 1 United Kingdom
21 Mar 2013 1:38PM
A super image Nathan, glad you are on the mend,

Ali GrinGrin
21 Mar 2013 1:40PM
A very lovely image Nathan and wonderful processing, love it.
Glad to hear your feeling a little better today.
Jenny Smile
tonyng Plus
6 8 2 United Kingdom
21 Mar 2013 1:44PM
High impact stuff Nathan. Nice work.
Irishkate Plus
6 38 100 United Kingdom
21 Mar 2013 1:47PM
Rich, earthy and bold and a superb piece of artwork.
banehawi Plus
12 1.5k 3530 Canada
21 Mar 2013 1:54PM

danbrann Plus
12 624 17
21 Mar 2013 2:06PM
Tats good Nathan. It has a certain rawness about it which I enjoy.
21 Mar 2013 2:13PM
Wonderful image Nathan full of character, makes a great impact
myrab 10 United Kingdom
21 Mar 2013 2:21PM
You should take more flower shots, this is great.

Take care Myra
Paree 11 616 3
21 Mar 2013 2:25PM
glad you did upload,
i love this image

fentiger Plus
15 916 23 England
21 Mar 2013 2:28PM
So refreshingly different from the pristine flower portraits. Love it!!

TrevBatWCC Plus
8 12 10 England
21 Mar 2013 3:46PM
Very beautiful, Nathan, a touch of the Vincent Van Gogh's here! Wink
Trev Smile
SlowSong Plus
8 6.4k 29 England
21 Mar 2013 3:53PM
This is a very artistic image. I love the grungey petals and the painterly processing. Excellent work.
richmowil Plus
7 310 1 England
21 Mar 2013 4:09PM
This wants hanging on the wall!! Arty and stylish image - I like it a lot
21 Mar 2013 4:21PM
This is a fabulous shot Nathan. Ouch a double shoulder op sounds painful Hope all goes well and wish you a speedy recoverySmile
1881 4 India
21 Mar 2013 5:27PM
I love to see your photos cause which will encourage me to became a good photographer Like you. Anothher classic photo indeed.
Regards - SANJEEV
EAS 7 1 13 Scotland
21 Mar 2013 5:30PM
Artistic, stylish and very lovely.

luckybry 6 3 Scotland
21 Mar 2013 5:36PM
awe inspiring Nathan
AnnChown Plus
6 199 1 United Kingdom
21 Mar 2013 5:38PM
This is excellent work Nathan! Everything top notch and more!! Smile
21 Mar 2013 5:51PM
This is excellent work, Nathan - you should have absolutely no worries about it or any subsequent and similar uploads!

basith 4 7 Sri Lanka
21 Mar 2013 5:56PM
Excellent composition and
lot of details are here....
I love some creative thoughts.

21 Mar 2013 5:57PM
WOW! what a Ray of Sunshine you are Nathan. I like this VERY much Smile

John Smile
xwang 7 55 8
21 Mar 2013 6:18PM
Beautifully done, excellent work.. wish you well, Nathan.
BTW, thank you for your MOD.Smile
rayme330 4 17 1 United Kingdom
21 Mar 2013 6:23PM
Excellent processing Nathan, as others have mentioned, it has the feel of a Van Gogh painting.

21 Mar 2013 6:25PM
Excellent image, Nathan.

Mrsbass 3 2 1 United Kingdom
21 Mar 2013 6:29PM
Well Nathan - you certanly have the midas touch with this image - what a stunner
Mike_Smith Plus
9 323 1 United Kingdom
21 Mar 2013 6:30PM
Nothing wrong with this Nathan, cracking shot
plenty of color and well taken.

carper123 Plus
4 927 8 United Kingdom
21 Mar 2013 6:41PM
Brilliant composition and wonderful detail, the colours are magic.
Great work my man.
Well done.
Darryl. SmileSmileSmile
Caziwinkles 4 3 1 United Kingdom
21 Mar 2013 7:13PM
A truly beautiful image here Nathan. Superb colours and detail. Well done! Smile
Get well soon.

netta1234 Plus
4 371 2 Wales
21 Mar 2013 7:14PM
Verry artistic Nathen and its a great imageSmile
Brilane 10 5 12 Wales
21 Mar 2013 7:20PM
Beautiful work. I hope that you will soon feel better.
SUE118 Plus
8 8 1 United Kingdom
21 Mar 2013 7:35PM
I think it's a super shot Nathan and lovely and bright.
21 Mar 2013 8:46PM
Beautiful capture !
lovely image Nathan
great detail well processed
21 Mar 2013 8:59PM
Nathan, very artistic looking..........could see this on a the processing here.........job well done I think.

fazzer Plus
7 54 7 United Kingdom
21 Mar 2013 9:31PM
Superb image,beautifully worked
22 Mar 2013 5:13AM
Hi Nathan, this is really awesome, really great shot.. and you have presented it very nicely, a clean upload..

22 Mar 2013 7:20AM
This is an excellent composition and capture Nathan!!
ManCorMac 4 1 England
25 Mar 2013 5:58PM
Well done, very nice colors...
Glostopcat 10 255 2 England
25 Mar 2013 8:40PM
A beautiful and artistic image Nathan, you've produced a real masterpiece here
LexEquine 10 19 United States
6 Apr 2013 5:09PM
Superb Color, Tones, Textures, Details, & Compo ~ Peter Smile
RobinF 10 83 1 England
14 Apr 2013 6:35AM
Outstanding image Nathan, unusual, inventive, full of colour drama and impact.
I'd be very proud of this if it were mine!!
kind regards,

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