I normally don't do flower pictures here on TE, but lately I've been looking forward to spring. In so doing I rembered this suprise I fould last year in my garden.
There had been this plant that came back year after year, but I had no idea what it was. I let it grow because it had nicely texured leaves and was better than most weeds. Then one day as I came in from work, I spotted a bright pink spot of color. Not having any idea what it might be, I wandered over and suprise, this beauty had appeard like a miracle. Having lived in this home for 25 yrs and never seeing this beauty before I was astounded.
I wonder if it will reappear next year.....
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snuggleaphagus (4146) 2004-02-19 3:13
Very beautiful surprise. The colors are magnificent. This flower jumps out from the monitor, I like the blurred background and the details inside the flower. Spring will be here shortly.
jhm (142794) 2004-02-19 7:00
Ned, it's wonderful macro shot, soft colours and very sharpness. I like of those. Lovely
richtersl (3546) 2004-02-19 13:05
This macro shot has excellent DOF and clarity! The flower looks similar to a Tiger Lily, except for the color. Tiger Lilies are orange.
cs-ist (136) 2004-09-24 5:49
I love the soft light and the colors. The DOF was very well choosen. The blured background is very pleasing.
Keep up the good work!
Buffy (37) 2006-09-06 15:25
What's colors ! very, very good photo, I like it ! what's definition !
See yours next photos, soon.
Juniper (16) 2007-01-13 21:51
My favorite flower. Its perfume is addictive. They will be back next year if the winter hasn't been to wet. My backyard is full of them. Hurry spring! ep
- Copyright: Ned Messerschmidt (nmess) (2301)
- Genre: Places
- Medium: Color
- Date Taken: 2003-05-00
- Categories: Nature
- Camera: Nikon D100, Nikkor 24-85 MM f/2.8-4D IF AF Zoom, RAW @ ISO 200, Skylight
- Photo Version: Original Version
- Theme(s): In Anticipation of Spring [view contributor(s)]
- Date Submitted: 2004-02-19 1:57