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A few feet away

Posted by
Marion (Nanaimo, BC, Canada) on 6 May 2008 in Plant & Nature and Portfolio.

in the Botanical Gardens I found this beautiful image. If you are ever travelling up or down the coast of Oregon, this Shore Acres Botanical Garden is a must see.

Canon EOS 30D 1/400 second F/6.3 ISO 100 90 mm

Rags from Plano, United States

those are pretty looking flowers.

6 May 2008 6:12am

Mandy from Johannesburg, South Africa

Whata a beautiful bloom Marion! I love how the sun has caught it at just the right angle or should I say how you spotted it at just the right time of day!

6 May 2008 6:22am

@Mandy: I was very lucky, we arrived at the garden just at the perfect time of day to catch the afternoon sun.

Observing from Chester, United Kingdom

It's lovely, I think the dof and darker background really do this justice, a beautiful capture

6 May 2008 6:23am

mosleh from kurdestan_baneh, Iran

very beautiful colors and composition ..well done (bji kurd ) :)

6 May 2008 6:41am

Alun Lambert from Cheshire, United Kingdom

great shot, nice dof

6 May 2008 8:21am

Lorraine from Gatineau, Canada

Beautiful, sigh....

6 May 2008 9:20am

Betty from New Jersey, United States

Beautiful light! Very well done, Marion.

6 May 2008 9:56am

Helma from Tehran, Iran

Great shot with good focuss ! very nice capture ... love it , thanks.

6 May 2008 10:09am

Viewfinder from Bradenton, United States

Very nice lighting on these roses.

6 May 2008 11:18am

Michael Skorulski from Cigel, Hong Kong

Vibrant and lovely. I enjoy the light!

6 May 2008 12:06pm

Silvia from steyr, Austria

Wunderschön!

6 May 2008 2:29pm

Anthony Lambert from Bielefeld, Germany

After all your shots of the Oregan coast,it is a place I would love to visit..
Todays shot is realy nice.The good DOF makes the flowers realy stand out.

6 May 2008 3:18pm

@Anthony Lambert: If you ever get the chance, then do, it is a wonderful place.

standley from brou-sur-chantereine, France

What a beautiful shot Marion. Perfect angle for this exceptional light!

6 May 2008 7:37pm

Ron from Saint Louis, United States

The essence of sunshine!

6 May 2008 10:55pm

amy from Rocky Mountain House, Canada

Soooo beautiful!!

7 May 2008 1:33am

Judy from Brooksville-Florida,, United States

I'm sorry I didn't get here yesterday, but better late than never. This is such a beautiful combination of colors, taken at the perfect time of day.

7 May 2008 10:48am

@Judy: Well, like you say, better late than never. I always love it when you drop by, now off to see your offering for today.

Japanalia from Yokohama, Japan

I heard about the place; a virtual friend at Webshots has an album with photos from this garden.

10 May 2008 9:02am

Canon EOS 30D
1/400 second
F/6.3
ISO 100
90 mm

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