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"There are moments when time stands still. You hope it will wait for you."
Dorothea Lange

© Copyright 2019 Elaine Hancock, All Rights Reserved

Devi from Chennai, India

Superb...yes just about to open :))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))

16 Jul 2018 5:17am

Michael Skorulski from Toronto, Canada

A volcano ready to erupt in floral beauty.

16 Jul 2018 5:32am

Pascale MD from Occitanie, France

Très belle photo Elaine, et les flares dans la profondeur de champ sont très réussis.
Bonne journée à toi

16 Jul 2018 6:06am

yoshimiparis from France

the sun (flower) will soon rise

16 Jul 2018 6:27am

Captain Guildive Ajoupa from Saint Nazaire Pays de la Loire, France

L'ouverture de la fleur sera un grand spectacle.

16 Jul 2018 6:29am

Martine from France

Jolie aussi en bouton.

16 Jul 2018 6:35am

Ronnie 2¢ from Atlantic Shores, United Kingdom

Can feel the determination !

16 Jul 2018 6:43am

badtgv from provence, France

splendide compo

16 Jul 2018 7:05am

omid from mashhad, Iran

such beautiful focus, colors, lights & bokeh!
L O V E L Y !

16 Jul 2018 7:23am

Martine Libouton from Bousval, Belgium

C'est magnifique

16 Jul 2018 7:48am

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

Nice hopeful shot

16 Jul 2018 8:11am

Graciel·la (Vic. Catalonia) from CAT. New European State, Poland

Wow, wow, wow! 5* No words

16 Jul 2018 8:15am

Mhelene from Villiers-sur-Marne, France

Superb composition ! Just ..."moments when time stands still"...as you wrote !

16 Jul 2018 9:08am

grouser from Ludlow, United Kingdom

lovely against that diffuse/vibrant backdrop

16 Jul 2018 9:23am

Shaun from Massachusetts, United States

A fabulous image. great bokeh. 5*

16 Jul 2018 10:09am

Existence Artistique from Angers, France

superbe le bokeh avec

16 Jul 2018 10:36am

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

Gorgeous close up. SO much hope and promise captured here.

16 Jul 2018 1:13pm

Luca Bobbiesi from Milano, Italy

Wonderful work!!!

16 Jul 2018 2:40pm

Don from Spokane, United States

An exellent shot of this flower about to open. Fine photo work.

16 Jul 2018 3:33pm

Anna Cherer from LA ROCHELLE, France

Beautiful image, light and bokeh !

16 Jul 2018 5:01pm

Steven from Chicagoland, United States

Splendid clarity captured in this close-up of the sunflower!! The DoF works well to create this beautiful bokeh effect.

16 Jul 2018 6:26pm

sherri from Little Rock, Arkansas, United States

a happy image


16 Jul 2018 9:00pm

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

It does seem ready to explode. You can feel the pent-up energy in the sunflower. Brilliant image.

16 Jul 2018 9:27pm

B. Thomas from Arlington, Texas, United States

Beautiful image and nice bokeh.

17 Jul 2018 2:31am

Lewis from Harns, Netherlands

One petal’s already up. Beautiful )

17 Jul 2018 3:21pm

Anita from West Nottingham, Pennsylvania, United States

Graceful. Beautiful against the bokeh.

17 Jul 2018 8:06pm

Larry Bliss from Raleigh, United States

Very appealing, and great bokeh!

18 Jul 2018 1:05am