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Soaking up the sun

Posted by
Bill (Carrickfergus, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom) on 14 August 2017 in Plant & Nature and Portfolio.

I left my camera in the car (Duh!) so I took this one with my Samsung smartphone.

Anne from France

Well done!

14 Aug 2017 6:31am

@Anne: Thanks for your visit and your comment, Anne.

grouser from Ludlow, United Kingdom

and the nectar no doubt. Nice capture

14 Aug 2017 9:32am

@grouser: Of course!

Shaun from Thorton, United States

Excellent capture Bill, I like the shadow on this image. A great shot from the phone.

14 Aug 2017 9:46am

@Shaun: Thanks, Shaun.

Gérard from Allauch, France

Beautiful with the shadow

14 Aug 2017 10:09am

@Gérard: Thank you, Gerard.

Anita from West Nottingham, Pennsylvania, United States

Your smartphone did a great job.

14 Aug 2017 10:27am

@Anita: I'm pleased with the result, Anita.

Devi from Chennai, India

Beautiful image..Lovely pink blossom and the bee and the light and shadow ! Remarkable ! The stamens look lovely !

14 Aug 2017 10:52am

@Devi: Thanks, Devi.

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

WHat stunning clarity and light. A superb image!

14 Aug 2017 12:32pm

@Ruthiebear: The sun just started to shine as I took the picture, Ruthie.

Jypyä Pop from Turku, Finland

Stunning close-up. I could almost see it smiled.

14 Aug 2017 5:15pm

@Jypyä Pop: Thank you.

Elaine Hancock from Olney, United States

This is gorgeous! The detail and color is spectacular. I just love the shadow! You did a fabulous job with this! 5*****

14 Aug 2017 5:18pm

@Elaine Hancock: I appreciate your kind comments, Elaine.

Steven from Chicagoland, United States

Beautiful color and clarity captured with your smartphone!! The shadows cast here help establish height to the anthers and filaments!

14 Aug 2017 6:33pm

@Steven: It's a new phone and I am very pleased with its picture quality.

Mireille T. from Ribérac, France

Excellent focus on the flower and insect!

14 Aug 2017 7:26pm

@Mireille T.: Thank you, Mireille.

omid from mashhad, Iran

such beautiful composition, focus, colors & lights!
Amazing shadows !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

14 Aug 2017 7:41pm

@omid: The sun and the insect were just at the correct angle

Existence Artistique from Angers, France

intéressant résultat

15 Aug 2017 6:39am

@Existence Artistique: Merci :)

Curly from South Shields, United Kingdom

Excellent close up capture Bill.

16 Aug 2017 8:03pm

@Curly: Thanks, Curly.

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