242C1F 374F01 75787D 7C8E44 989AA6 9A9C74 B2B4C9 EFF1FD

Share this photo on Twitter Share this photo on Facebook

About to Open

"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