spotted hydrangeas . . .

Posted by
DULCIE (Danville, CA, United States) on 25 August 2011 in Plant & Nature and Portfolio.

NIKON D90 1/200 second F/3.2 ISO 640 90 mm (35mm equiv.)

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J.R. from Ginowan, Japan


25 Aug 2011 5:23am

Riccardo from Rome, Italy

Great colours and lights!!

25 Aug 2011 6:13am

Ronnie 2¢ from Atlantic Shores, United Kingdom

I like this for a whole list of reasons - the use of shadows, the tight cropping, the burned framing, the crossed stems . . J.R. had it right : 'Beautiful' !

25 Aug 2011 6:14am

Richard from Ellemford, United Kingdom

Dulcie, this is fabulous!

25 Aug 2011 6:31am

Phil from Sausset les Pins, France

Waiting the colors ....Nice composition , Phil

25 Aug 2011 6:56am

Christine from Duns, United Kingdom


25 Aug 2011 7:02am

Evelyne Dubos from Le Mans, France

Very beautiful, like tones a lot !

25 Aug 2011 7:30am

Helen from Melbourne, Australia

Lovely tones of pink Dulcie. I have never seen a spotted hydrangea before. Well to return the favour, I posted a hydrangea for you and I'll await your sunflower for tomorrow!

25 Aug 2011 7:38am

Sarito from Basingstoke, United Kingdom

Beautiful flowers.. lovely shot.

25 Aug 2011 7:45am

Sarah from Suisse, Switzerland

Another shot of pure classical beauty. Fab!!

25 Aug 2011 7:58am

kitty from Seoul, South Korea

Great framing - I have never seen a spotted one - I wonder what soil PH made it do that! ^^

25 Aug 2011 8:05am

Chantal from Terheijden, Netherlands

the shadows fall nicely

25 Aug 2011 8:59am

fabien from Toulouse, France

Beautiful treatment of colours.

25 Aug 2011 9:18am

Adela Fonts from Barcelona, Spain

A "bouquet" of hydrangea color excellent ... languid and romantic at the same time!. A perfect composition! A hug, Adela

25 Aug 2011 9:55am

L'Angevine from Angers, France

j'aime bien les tâches sur les fleurs
passe d'agréables moments et à bientôt

25 Aug 2011 10:26am

peter.K from blue mountains, Australia

a well made image, well thought out, nice composition and processing...

25 Aug 2011 11:29am

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

Nicely focused.

25 Aug 2011 11:31am

Laurie from Prescott, United States

Beautifully framed shot of these flowers.

25 Aug 2011 11:46am

Stephen from Canberra, Australia

Beautiful still life arrangement - lovely elegance you capture here!

25 Aug 2011 11:47am

Mhelene from Paris, France

A lovely photo .

25 Aug 2011 12:42pm

Eric Cousineau from Sherwood Park, Canada

Beautiful light in this still life composition Dulcie! I don't think I have ever seen spotted hydrangeas before.... ;-)

25 Aug 2011 1:08pm

Denny Jump Photo from Easton, PA, United States

Dulcie this one is the most "magnificentist" one yet (my coined word ;-) I love your work...always touching and full of heart!

25 Aug 2011 1:37pm

Florence from Paris, France

That's a very nice one dear, with appealing muted colors. A successful still-life shot. Bravo !

25 Aug 2011 2:45pm

Thea from Leeuwarden, Netherlands

Beautiful tones and setting..and the flowers..they look great! Long time ago I seen ones like these!

25 Aug 2011 2:55pm

Tracy from La Selva Beach, United States

This is so sweet! I love the way you've composed this. the DOF and lighting are wonderful, too!

25 Aug 2011 3:07pm

hugo poon from hong kong, Hong Kong

Subtlety and elegance! A timeless beauty!

25 Aug 2011 3:13pm

Harry from Apex, United States

A well cast shadow and the irregular border matching the shadow add interest to this flower portrait.

25 Aug 2011 3:15pm

Tede from Aubenas 07, France

Very nice composition, superb light. Nice day.

25 Aug 2011 4:45pm

Heinz from Hamm, Germany

das ist gut gemacht.

25 Aug 2011 4:46pm

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

This is quite beautiful.

25 Aug 2011 5:40pm

jim from sebastopol, United States

oh, this is lovely!! i especially like the shadow behind the subject!!

25 Aug 2011 5:44pm

Barbara Kile from Ft. Worth, United States

Very pretty!

25 Aug 2011 6:55pm

tataray from france, France

Tout en douceur ... Superbe)

25 Aug 2011 7:22pm

Michael Fresh from Chester, United Kingdom

I haven't seen this variety before, I have a deep Red one in the garden, but your's is beautiful.

25 Aug 2011 9:44pm

Elaine Hancock from Rockville, United States

This is beautiful! I have never seen a spotted hydrangea!

25 Aug 2011 10:25pm

john4jack from Corvallis, Oregon, United States

exquisite. beautiful results

25 Aug 2011 11:00pm

ordinaryimages from Kentucky Bluegrass, United States

very pleasant. best…jf

26 Aug 2011 4:04am

Ralph Jones from Detroit, United States

One of my favorite flowers.

27 Aug 2011 2:26am

1/200 second
ISO 640
90 mm (35mm equiv.)