rain-slicked photinia

Posted by
DULCIE (Danville, CA, United States) on 10 April 2009 in Plant & Nature and Portfolio.

NIKON D90 1/60 second F/5.6 ISO 450 157 mm (35mm equiv.)

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Sarah from Suisse, Switzerland

Nice one Dulcie - you can really feel the slickness of the leaves!

10 Apr 2009 8:42am

@Sarah: Sarah, it's so nice to know you are watching. Thanks for each and every comment.

Mark Terranova from Walnut Creek, United States

I really like how this captures the 'potential' beauty of the "coming attraction." The blossoms are on the way; outlined in the in the skeletal form - that shall soon produce some flowers.

10 Apr 2009 2:51pm

@Mark Terranova: Nice to get your input. Thanks for commenting!

Alexandra from Martinez, United States

Sharp Clarity of new Buds V.S. the Softness of Bloom, ready to touch one's heart.
This is a beautiful contrast of the two complement each other!

11 Apr 2009 2:25am

Cecile Langelier from Corning, United States

I have a photinia in my yard and after seeing this magnificent bush though your lens I have deeper appreciation of its beauty.

12 Apr 2009 5:28am

NIKON D90
1/60 second
F/5.6
ISO 450
157 mm (35mm equiv.)