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Poppy Lanterns, Merced River Canyon

Posted by
Gary Hart (California, United States) on 7 March 2011 in Plant & Nature.

I figured it was time for a break from the snow stuff, so here's a little preview of spring.

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Ioanaz from Bucharest, Romania

very beautiful :)!

7 Mar 2011 8:27am

Sylvie49 capture image from Anjou - Maine et Loire, France

Beautiful colors for these tulips, I also now my home.

7 Mar 2011 8:53am

Florence from Paris, France

Stunning colors and wonderful is the crop, excellent association indeed. A very eye-catching macro.

7 Mar 2011 10:16am

Demo from Villeneuve d, France

Wonderful colors! I like it a lot!

7 Mar 2011 10:33am

Denny Jump Photo from Easton, PA, United States

This is just so beautiful gary...such a deeop and rich texture in all of your work and here especially. The very intimate look is unique and can not be matched...beautifull job! Did you use one of those fantastic 100MM cannon macro lenses?? Gorgeous sir!

7 Mar 2011 7:01pm

@Denny Jump Photo: Yes, Denny, my trust 100mm macro, the sharpest lens in my bag. Thanks!

Curly from South Shields, United Kingdom

Remarkable simplicity with strong shape and colour - works a treat.

7 Mar 2011 8:11pm

Stefan from Thiersee, Austria

Just beautiful!

7 Mar 2011 8:20pm

jeffrey from Haydenville, United States

great color!

7 Mar 2011 9:58pm

✿ Anina ✿ from Auckland, New Zealand

Oh wow! This is so very beautiful. i love the vivid colours and the soft feel this has.

7 Mar 2011 11:39pm

karla from Omaha, United States

Gorgeous, gorgeous! Love the orange against that blue.

8 Mar 2011 12:28am

DarkElf from Perth, Australia

it is an interesting composition as on one hand it is fairly abstract and yet on the other there is a strong hint as to what it is that you captured - i really like this photo in that way, not to mention the beautiful colours too!

8 Mar 2011 3:26am

Aubélia from Kortrijk, Belgium

Very beautiful!

8 Mar 2011 1:55pm

Elora from Genoa, Italy

Love it! These poppies are really beautiful - I haven't seen one of your poppy pictures I didn't like!

8 Mar 2011 5:47pm

Barbara Kile from Ft. Worth, United States

Amen to that! And what a marvelous intro! Beautiful

9 Mar 2011 4:39am

¨‘°ºO Dutçh Oº°‘¨ from Neverwhere, United States

All hail the Poppy God.. your trademark.. the light through these wonderful flowers.. just stunning!

9 Mar 2011 5:17am

Julie from Easton, United States

Ugghh, your macro work is just as beautiful as your landscape. To have your knowledge and skills! Beautiful!!!

9 Mar 2011 6:10am

Loretta from Pretoria, South Africa

Amazing colours and vibrancy and simplicity!

10 Mar 2011 2:13am

th from Dachsbach, nähe Erlangen, Germany

WOW fantastic and soo beautiful

11 Mar 2011 12:13pm

Marie from FRESNES, France

magnifiques couleurs.

13 Mar 2011 5:00pm

macaco from la spezia, Italy

Fantastic shot.

20 Jun 2011 3:24pm