tiny silver chandeliers . . .

Posted by
DULCIE (Danville, CA, United States) on 27 May 2011 in Plant & Nature and Portfolio.

It struck me that the stamen of each of these rhododendron flowers look like the tiny arms of a chandelier.

NIKON D90 1/320 second F/4.0 ISO 400 157 mm (35mm equiv.)

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MissT from Chicagoland, United States

That they do...Love the color!

27 May 2011 5:11am

Christine from Duns, United Kingdom

This is lovely and yes they do look like chandeliers, our rhododendrums are just beginning to come out

27 May 2011 6:04am

Japanalia from Yokohama, Japan

Rhodies...doing what they do best...offering themselves to eager eyes...

27 May 2011 6:13am

Phil from Sausset les Pins, France

Well seen the title !! Lovely and amazing shot ! Phil

27 May 2011 6:26am

larans from Lund, Sweden

Remarkable flowers and a marvellous capture. Really god technique and a wonderful result.

27 May 2011 6:51am

Chantal from Terheijden, Netherlands

very good composition with the positioning on the left side

27 May 2011 8:09am

Eric Cousineau from Sherwood Park, Canada

Well seen and captured Dulcie! ;-)

27 May 2011 12:21pm

Marcie from Newton, United States

Exquisitely beautiful color an detail. WOW!

27 May 2011 12:30pm

marc battault from clermont ferrand, France

wonderful rendering ,great shot dulcie !
kiss !

27 May 2011 2:04pm

Sarah from Suisse, Switzerland

Absolutely perfect title! Such a lovely photo - a wonderful study of the rhododendron.

27 May 2011 2:40pm

Marilla from Turku, Finland

Beautiful! I love that colour.

27 May 2011 2:59pm

Nina from Hamburg, Germany

how beautiful, this color is sensational... a wonderful photo of that lovely rhododendron blossom!

27 May 2011 3:07pm

Yvon from Orleans, France

beautiful flower

27 May 2011 4:05pm

Sam from Chennai, India

So beautiful ... Wonderful flower and lovely colours. :)

27 May 2011 5:24pm

Marleen from Doesburg, Netherlands

Floral chandeliers indeed! Beautiful details:-)

27 May 2011 7:04pm

MARIANA from Waterloo, Canada

It has some feeling of Christmas decoration :) So vivid and festive !

27 May 2011 7:18pm

dan from Paris, France

This flower is particular in its details.
Always magnificent and moving.
Good WE Dulcie.

27 May 2011 7:44pm

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States


27 May 2011 9:32pm

Kavita from Paramaribo, Suriname


27 May 2011 9:38pm

john4jack from Corvallis, Oregon, United States

lovely. fine colors

27 May 2011 10:29pm

Thea from Leeuwarden, Netherlands

Never seen stamen like this..beautiful and with great colours..gives me a Christmas feeling somehow!

27 May 2011 11:28pm

Kenny from Eastsound, United States

Vibrant is the first word that comes to mind.

28 May 2011 4:00am

1/320 second
ISO 400
157 mm (35mm equiv.)