Is it spring, yet ?

Posted by
DULCIE (Danville, CA, United States) on 10 February 2012 in Landscape & Rural. 6x6 for iPhone 1/1588 second F/2.8 ISO 80 4 mm

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Ronnie 2¢ from Atlantic Shores, United Kingdom

Debates rage on about when Spring is said to officially start but there seems to be a gathering convention here that it is March 1st. But such things are best left to Nature, as your sweet image shows so well !

10 Feb 2012 6:51am

@Ronnie 2¢: Yes, the Evergreen Pear trees here in my part of California have their clocks firmly set, and early February it is. :-) Okay by me, I'm always ready for winter's end. :-)

Florence from Paris, France

It seems to be the case ! Lovely japanese mood here !

10 Feb 2012 8:15am

Z from Shanghai, China

It's quite amazing image quality out of a cell phone .. i guess that's one of the reason why Blackberry is getting worse in the market lol unfortunately i am using bb...

10 Feb 2012 8:35am

Curly from South Shields, United Kingdom

It certainly looks like spring!
Lovely warm colouring in this shot.

10 Feb 2012 10:26am

Riccardo from Rome, Italy

Wow great tone Dulcie!!

10 Feb 2012 10:28am

Christine from Ellemford, United Kingdom

I so look forward to it :)

10 Feb 2012 11:01am

Nigel from Avening, United Kingdom

Lovely composition

10 Feb 2012 4:55pm

Irene from San Francisco, United States

Great photo ! I remember years past the cherry blossoms were blooming in February and we in San Francisco had snow, yes snow. Later the cherry blossoms bloomed again.

10 Feb 2012 4:57pm

Susan from Sausalito, United States

So beautiful against the building and sky. Isn't it amazing the surprise each year of these early blooms.

10 Feb 2012 6:51pm

Eric Cousineau from Sherwood Park, Canada

Beautifully framed and composed shot Dulcie! Both the sky and the building contribute wonderfully to this beautiful image! Unfortunately spring is still several months away for us! ;-)

10 Feb 2012 7:07pm

Baldwin VW from Bejuma, Venezuela

Excellent image, great composition. Fabulous point of view, nice processing !!!

10 Feb 2012 7:26pm

Elaine Hancock from Rockville, United States

I wish. We are supposed to get show tomorrow. Great angle and lovely flowers!

10 Feb 2012 9:06pm

Dokmateo from Madrid, Spain

A very beautiful perspective! Nice shot!

10 Feb 2012 11:15pm

Nina from Hamburg, Germany

how beautiful, really a great capture Dulcie!

10 Feb 2012 11:43pm

john4jack from Corvallis, Oregon, United States

marvelous. we are way behind

11 Feb 2012 12:02am

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

We have had a few warm days. But, I just got the tree guys in Tuesday to clean up the trees damaged by an ice storm a couple of weeks ago. So, winter continues for us. That's a beautiful shot.

11 Feb 2012 4:16am

Kala from United States

Gorgeous perspective and light. Beautiful photo.

11 Feb 2012 6:54am

Phil David Morris, 2012 from Saskatoon, New York, Canada

It sure appears you have found spring first this year, although I am sure I will see a storm
soon again, this brings us the hope we all have. Superb photograph of great beauty !~

11 Feb 2012 7:01am

Ani from Bordeaux, France

Since this image is nice and as it gives hope that spring is coming... ;o)

11 Feb 2012 7:11am

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

Well captured !

11 Feb 2012 9:44am

Viewfinder from Bradenton, FL, United States

These flowering pears, cherries and crabapples and the like do not grow in this part of Florida. I miss their blooming in Spring.

11 Feb 2012 1:23pm

Adela Fonts from Barcelona, Spain

A reminder of spring and flowers ... Beautiful composition ... The iphone works well ... Best regards, Adela

11 Feb 2012 4:35pm

Nazzareno from Rome, Italy

Wow! What a beautiful image!

11 Feb 2012 8:49pm

Jason Politte from Conway, AR, United States

Sure looks like it - you've really composed this beautifully, and the sky adds so much to the shot. Well done!

11 Feb 2012 9:20pm

Rick from Toronto, Canada

Riches of warmth and color indeed!

12 Feb 2012 8:21am

k@ from Paris, France

Marvelous are your colors, enchanting !

12 Feb 2012 9:24am

Marie from FRESNES, France

très belles couleurs dans cette composition.

12 Feb 2012 8:42pm

Cécile Langelier from United States

Seems magical.... that you can take a picture with your phone and tweak it to create what looks like a painting..... amazing!

15 Feb 2012 5:27am

Sarah from Suisse, Switzerland

This is beautiful Dulcie!

23 Feb 2012 8:19pm

Anita from West Nottingham, Pennsylvania, United States

I'm reading about spring and as I look out the window I see snow flurries! Arghhhhh. Your scene is much lovlier.

5 Mar 2012 7:37pm 6x6 for iPhone
1/1588 second
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