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Sun Kissed Poppys

By SoulOfNature
Here is a quick upload of an image taken a couple of weeks ago.
Sorry for all the clicking and running of late ,I'm traveling about a bit.

Thanks for all your comments,clicks and advise on my last upload , gratefully received.

Please view large if you have time,catch up with you all soon,take care.

Tags: Flowers and plants Wildlife and nature

Voters: MandsH, Richsr, greatdog and 171 more

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Comments


MandsH 13 England
14 Jul 2009 12:59PM
Super shot, good low down angle
Mandy

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Richsr 12 91 223 England
14 Jul 2009 1:00PM
Like the tones in this - good POV too.
Regards Richard.
shandoor 11 1 United Kingdom
14 Jul 2009 1:13PM
Beautiful image wonderful colours great use of DOF super composition
Alexa
LesF 13 182 9
14 Jul 2009 1:15PM
Nice low angle and DOF Jean

LesF
Rachel99 10 1 2 United Kingdom
14 Jul 2009 1:24PM
Just beautiful!
14 Jul 2009 1:24PM
very good

William
Daisymaye 11 23 16 Canada
14 Jul 2009 1:26PM
Great colour tones. Looks like an about to rain heavy sky shot. Beautiful......Sandy
14 Jul 2009 1:38PM
Cracking feel to this shot. Spot on.
Chaz.
TrevBatWCC Plus
11 13 13 England
14 Jul 2009 1:52PM
Beautiful colours and tones, Jean, and very beautifully presented, too, in this letterbox format.
TrevB Smile
Scaramanga 12 60 6 United Kingdom
14 Jul 2009 1:53PM
Really like the shape the flowers make within the frame.
Sampics 10 6 United Kingdom
14 Jul 2009 2:02PM
Truly beautiful..
Sam.
redshank 10 1 United Kingdom
14 Jul 2009 2:20PM
Gorgeous,quality image Jean.
Martin
PeelNStick 15 4 United States
14 Jul 2009 2:25PM
Good colour.
fossilized 15 79 United Kingdom
14 Jul 2009 3:23PM
A very attractive image. Good lighting.
Jean
Bob_V 12 1 2 United States
14 Jul 2009 3:40PM
What a lovely capture, such wonderful light and color.
Bob
14 Jul 2009 3:45PM
Beautiful capture, I love the tones. Sylvia
Moj_o 12 10 United Kingdom
14 Jul 2009 3:52PM
Beautiful Smile

Betty
mex 12 27 3 United Kingdom
14 Jul 2009 3:56PM
lovely image.
phil
Graham_P 13 1 19 United Kingdom
14 Jul 2009 4:27PM
Lovely image Jean, nice light on the flower heads,
Graham.
bayleaf 12 8 United Kingdom
14 Jul 2009 5:05PM
A beautiful capture and presentation
John
Buffalo_Tom Plus
13 2.3k 9 Wales
14 Jul 2009 5:36PM
Beautifully composed.
Tom.
User_Removed 12 78 1 United Kingdom
14 Jul 2009 5:51PM
The reds are beautiful on my screen

Dave
casson 13 3 United Kingdom
14 Jul 2009 6:17PM
Love the flowers, the lighting in fact I like everything about this shot
john
betts 11 1 England
14 Jul 2009 8:05PM
This is beautiful Jean, the colours the dof and presentation, i would hang this on my wall anyday............
betts
jayjay52 11 2 United Kingdom
14 Jul 2009 8:40PM
What a wonderful shot - love it!!
Jenny
SoulOfNature 11 23 United Kingdom
14 Jul 2009 8:43PM

Quote:This is beautiful Jean, the colours the dof and presentation, i would hang this on my wall anyday............
betts




Thanks Betts and everyone !!! just arrived home from a roam about,drove for miles and would you believe didn't get one image until I visited a local spot no less than three miles away lol,been trying out this here new grad filter.

Anyway thanks very much for all your comments,will catch up very soon...off to Durham tomz.

Jean xxx
Cormy 12 3 England
14 Jul 2009 8:45PM
This is a magical image Jean.Well done.Really enjoyed this.
Cheers
Alan
Joline Plus
13 30 54 United States
14 Jul 2009 11:07PM
The background makes this image truly special. The bright against that dusky setting is an eye catcher!
14 Jul 2009 11:29PM
Beautiful, how do you do it?
Alan
photophantom 11 108 3 Philippines
14 Jul 2009 11:30PM
with 3d effect, great BG. Superb work Jean
Dennis
jgmford 12 England
15 Jul 2009 12:04AM
Stunning composition, great detail capture, great colours.Love the shot angle
Jeff
Stace 11 2 2 England
15 Jul 2009 1:18AM
a really beautiful image

Stace
iancam 11 23 England
15 Jul 2009 5:47AM
Beautiful image
Ian
SoulOfNature 11 23 United Kingdom
15 Jul 2009 9:50AM
Thanks very much everyone ,I'm pleased you all like it,sorry for all the clicking and running but I'm out a lot.

A SPECIAL THANKS TO "DEREKV" FOR THE USER AWARD !!!

Catch up soon,take care.

Jean xxx
TerryMcK 11 72 2 United Kingdom
15 Jul 2009 11:30AM
Low-level view works very well with this pleasing composition. Good work, Jean.
Terry
cheesey 13 2 United Kingdom
15 Jul 2009 12:27PM
Lovely colours, comp and Dof. Nice work.
Cheesey.
Anjantoo 11 7 1 England
15 Jul 2009 12:54PM
Just beautiful!
Jann
xxx
Rock 17 10 2 England
15 Jul 2009 1:22PM
SUPERB

Rock
Dave_Holdham 10 4 1 Wales
15 Jul 2009 9:24PM
Brilliant image
ToothPilot 12 50 4 United Kingdom
16 Jul 2009 7:22AM
Gorgeous image.
dmhuynh72 12 44 3 United Kingdom
16 Jul 2009 4:03PM
beautiful capture
regards
Yung
Maiwand 13 3 73 England
16 Jul 2009 6:36PM
Superb capture Jean. The light has caught the flower heads wonderfully and the low POV is perfect.
Ron
EAS 10 1 13 Scotland
16 Jul 2009 10:15PM
Really beautiful.

Ann
m3lem 13 England
17 Jul 2009 5:36PM
An excellent image Jean
Andrea
samsalt 11 24 1 England
18 Jul 2009 1:57PM
This is probably as good a poppy shot as I have seen this season on here, however I do think the background could benefit from a little more diffusion and maybe some cloning. I refer in particular to the long light object centre stage.

Good one !
GillyB Plus
14 317 8 United Kingdom
18 Jul 2009 2:11PM
Beautiful .......

gill
Glostopcat 13 255 2 England
18 Jul 2009 2:15PM
Simply beautiful, the very essence of summer
lonely_oryx 12 61 55 England
19 Jul 2009 12:41PM
Beautiful
20 Jul 2009 10:39AM
A really great shot.
Peter
Gezina 13 3 6 United Kingdom
20 Jul 2009 9:48PM
Truly delightful shot - love it - Ina
Shroomer 13 14 167 England
21 Jul 2009 2:57PM
Love the depth to this and the vibrant fg colours leading into the mist of the bg
Richard
danbrann 15 640 17
21 Jul 2009 5:01PM
Superb.
franfoto 12 2 32 England
21 Jul 2009 5:03PM
Top shot Jean, vibrant and very beautiful. Great low angle viewpoint and DOF. Good work.
Fran
SoulOfNature 11 23 United Kingdom
21 Jul 2009 5:09PM

Quote:Top shot Jean, vibrant and very beautiful. Great low angle viewpoint and DOF. Good work.
Fran



Thanks a lot Fran and everyone else thats taken the time to comment,click and offer advise,it's so much appreciated , sorry I have been clicking a lot,will be back to normal soon.

Hope you are all keeping well.

Jean xxx
sable 11 9 7 United Kingdom
21 Jul 2009 10:58PM
Must agree that is is one of the best poppy images I have viewed this season - Elizabeth
BreadandShutter 10 16 7 United Kingdom
21 Jul 2009 11:25PM
totally agree i really love this capture
poppies are truelly beautiful
wow
SoulOfNature 11 23 United Kingdom
21 Jul 2009 11:45PM

Quote:Totally agree i really love this capture
poppies are truelly beautiful
wow



Hey great to see your return yipeeeeeeee !!! thanks a lot .

Jean x
Phil1958 11 272 4 Wales
22 Jul 2009 1:19PM
Like this shot a lot, nice muted colours and a good low angle.

Phil Grin
BERTRAM 11 United Kingdom
22 Jul 2009 6:33PM
Wow that is stunning.
Dave
doryram 11 United Kingdom
22 Jul 2009 10:55PM
Beautiful image, superb dof and compostion, Rod
PattiW 14 24 2 United States
22 Jul 2009 11:47PM
Beautiful image exhibiting breathtakingly vibrant color! Patti
dawnmichelle 12 12 United States
23 Jul 2009 10:27PM
outstanding shot !!!
cassiecat 11 39 46 England
24 Jul 2009 7:26AM
caught this as e2 feature, very nice.congrats on the user awards.lesley
nickyv32 12 135 England
24 Jul 2009 7:39AM
Beautiful

Nicky
Ray42 11 3 England
24 Jul 2009 9:54AM
An excellent image Jean , the awards are well deserved
Pegon 14 78 1 England
27 Jul 2009 10:17PM
A really beautiful image, excellent use of DoF.
Pete.
dianah 13 24.5k 4 United Kingdom
28 Jul 2009 8:23AM
This is really beautiful..a wonderful colour and the light is just shining right through those petals.
Di
Paul_cats 14 61 22 Scotland
28 Jul 2009 2:29PM
No more to say really. CLICK!
Paul
Misty56 11 22 1 United Kingdom
28 Jul 2009 11:09PM
what a delightful shot
LesF 13 182 9
29 Jul 2009 6:48AM
Now that's what I call a success, well done Jean now get it printed framed and on the wall.

LesF
Steve_S Plus
14 181 3 United Kingdom
29 Jul 2009 8:10AM
Excellent image Jean
Steve
SoulOfNature 11 23 United Kingdom
29 Jul 2009 9:22AM

Quote:Now that's what I call a success, well done Jean now get it printed framed and on the wall.

LesF



Would you believe I don't have a single image on the wall in my house.........can't believe how this one has gone,thanks so very much everyone for all your comments ,clicks and awards.I'm thrilled.

Jean xxx
ChristineL 14 39 United Kingdom
29 Jul 2009 4:06PM
love the moody tones in this,
Chris.
norton 16 2 6 Jersey
29 Jul 2009 8:23PM
Lovely image Jean,well captured...................

Tony.
Strandskov 10 1 Denmark
30 Jul 2009 6:17PM
I could just sit there and watch them sway...beatiful
HUMIE 12 2 United Kingdom
30 Jul 2009 10:57PM
Delightful image.

*Mike*
ChasD 10 4 2 United Kingdom
31 Jul 2009 8:10PM
Beautiful image. The low viewpoint works really well.

Charles.
janty66 12 3 England
1 Aug 2009 4:54PM
simply beautiful, love it...
Jan..
148.fantastic,superb
3 Aug 2009 10:38PM
This is a truly beautiful image - there's not really much more to say that has not been said by many others. Perhaps because of the symbolism of the poppy, it has a strong poignancy about it.
David
andmolliethedog 14 120 11 United Kingdom
5 Aug 2009 11:02AM
just perfect
5 Aug 2009 5:46PM
Outstanding image, great colour, love it..........Bev
lostintime 12 13 5 Germany
8 Aug 2009 12:17PM
Fantastic tones, just delightful Jean.
Alex
49er 13 564
9 Aug 2009 7:34PM
a real beauty
chalkhillblue 11 164 2 United Kingdom
15 Aug 2009 1:02PM
Superb Jean, thoroughly deserving of all the votes and awards.
David
ChazB 14 64 3 United Kingdom
15 Aug 2009 3:27PM
Beautiful light catching the petals and great colour.
Charlotte
18 Aug 2009 5:49PM
Superb image - well deserves all the votes it's had !
wideangler 10 8 Wales
29 May 2010 8:36PM
That's a most wonderful picture, very special indeed.
Ditto to all of the comments above. Just fabulous. I love it. Tress
jabe 9 10 4 United Kingdom
22 Nov 2010 1:08PM
great picture,especially having the daisies in contrast with the poppies.

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