This sole orange poppy was sitting in a bed of Baby Blue Eyes, or Nemophila flowers. I liked the contrast between the two colours. This was in the Shouwa Memorial Park in Tachikawa, Tokyo.
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Nina (4965) 2003-01-23 11:43
Just great, Martin! I like the composition and the DOF you chose and the colours and exposure are excellent.
ronners (10) 2003-01-24 17:04
Very very nice. Wonderfully sharp and great colors.
amanda (226) 2003-02-18 21:28
Fantastic shot. Nice use of colour and depth of field.
Porteplume (3416) 2003-04-23 6:59
I'm sorry I missed this one... It's incredibly sharp and the colours are enchanting me! I love it...
kckuddes (276) 2003-04-23 17:32
Excellent contrast of colors. I like the DOF too.
mdchachi (1617) 2003-04-23 22:52
This really is a wonderful shot. The rich colour and lighting are what boosts this shot into the superstar category.
dominique (11414) 2003-06-18 16:44
Super color, very good idea, formidable composition, strange contrast ,cheer .
dawekato (2269) 2003-11-26 10:41
Beautiful contrast in colours. Shallow DOF used to good advantage. You obviously know what you're doing, Martin. The polarizer definitely helps bringout the colours. A perfect image. Although I don't know if you have the names of the flowers right. You could consult a "Peterson's Field Guide" or some other wild flower book for the names of flowers.
Midnight_sun (1941) 2004-01-12 17:47
Really good. Excellent contrast.
Lolydodia (580) 2004-05-04 1:50
really cool picture. nice headline! very well done!
jemaflor (87377) 2004-06-14 15:40
L'inclinaison du soleil est parfaite pour donner juste un peu d'ombre sur les pétales de la fleur jaune ...
Quant à la fleur bleue, à droite et en haut, elle est presque trop proche mais donne finalement un côté naturel à l'ensemble.
dzain (585) 2006-10-17 11:11
stunning picture, love the colors!
- Copyright: Martin Bailey (Bayleaf) (1484)
- Genre: Places
- Medium: Color
- Date Taken: 2002-04-29
- Categories: Nature
- Camera: Canon EOS D30, 28-135 f/3.5-5.6 Ø72, JPEG ISO 100, Circular Polarizer
- Exposure: f/11, 1/250 seconds
- Photo Version: Original Version
- Theme(s): Flowers, Flowers [view contributor(s)]
- Date Submitted: 2003-01-23 9:23
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