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Summer Glimpse

Posted by
john4jack (Corvallis, Oregon, United States) on 20 September 2009 in Plant & Nature and Portfolio.

Canon PowerShot G10 1/250 second F/7.1 ISO 80 7 mm

PATRICK from miramas, France

very great capture

20 Sep 2009 5:22am

AEparker from Norfolk, United States

The color yellow is my favorite!!!

20 Sep 2009 5:41am

SCOTT F. SCHILLING from San Martin, United States

Awesome shot Jack and that bumblebee wore matching colors for the photograph! Great work and wonderful clarity also!

20 Sep 2009 5:44am

@SCOTT F. SCHILLING: Thanks, Scott.

rem_la from Villiers, France

belle composition !

20 Sep 2009 5:59am

Irene from France

Outstanding shot ! Marvelous sharpness and colors !

20 Sep 2009 6:11am

@Irene: Merci.

Dulcie from Danville, CA, United States

Wow, fabulous lens and great skill. This is really dynamic. And the clear clean focus is impressive.

20 Sep 2009 6:43am

@Dulcie: Thanks. It's amazing what a point and shoot can sometimes do. (I take the G10 with me on my bike rides.)

Craig from Vacaville, California, United States

Wow! Love the detail! Brilliant frame!

20 Sep 2009 8:03am

@Craig: Thanks, Craig.

Ana Lúcia from Leiria, Portugal

A great composition with excellent light, color and detail.

20 Sep 2009 10:01am

shallowregret from Kongsberg, Norway

the clarity and color in this one is explosive

20 Sep 2009 10:27am

@shallowregret: Thank you.

Xerophytes from London, United Kingdom

nice close-up shot! :)

20 Sep 2009 10:27am

MrsAmber from West Wickham, United Kingdom

Oh this is gorgeous..what bright colours and beautifully captured bee.. my shot of the day today without doubt.

20 Sep 2009 11:29am

@MrsAmber: Whoa! Many thanks.

akarui from Kagoshima, Japan

A beautiful close up of this sun flower and visitor.

20 Sep 2009 11:56am

zOOm from Paris, France

Great angleand point of view... the flower seems so huge. A real airport. ;-)

20 Sep 2009 12:33pm

Judy from Brooksville, Florida, United States

Wonderful capture of this gorgeous sunflower and the bumblebee ... *****

20 Sep 2009 12:34pm

bluechameleon from Vancouver, Canada

Brilliant shot in colour and composition. The sunflowers are slowly fading as the autumn season approaches...I love this, my favourite flower :)

20 Sep 2009 1:57pm

Elena Kotrotsou from Drossia, Greece

wow! That's fantastic! I love it!

20 Sep 2009 2:19pm

Don from spokane, United States

I like the rich colors and the sweep of the petals. Makes a fine close up shot. I always like this kind of minute detail too!

20 Sep 2009 2:26pm

@Don: Thanks, Don.

MARIANA from Waterloo, Canada

Beautiful colors, beautiful sharpness of this closeup !

20 Sep 2009 2:44pm

@MARIANA: Thank you.

Barbara Kile from United States

Nice! Way to get close and have everything sharp!

20 Sep 2009 2:50pm

@Barbara Kile: Yes.

Susan from Fort Lauderdale, FL, United States

Spectacular shot Jack.....magnificent macro work......what lens did you use on this????? I'm itching for a good macro lens.......

20 Sep 2009 3:57pm

@Susan: Susan, This was my Canon G10 point and shoot with the macro mode activated.

Sof from Neuchâtel, Switzerland

Superbe vraiment

20 Sep 2009 3:59pm

Tracy from La Selva Beach, United States

Just fantastic! I love the vibrant yellow and the peek of blue sky! And the bee just elevates this whole scene!

20 Sep 2009 4:08pm

@Tracy: Thanks, student.

LauraS from Chico, United States

Oh, what a wonderful composed shot. Love the rich colors, and little actor on his stage.

20 Sep 2009 4:23pm

Lorraine from Gatineau, Canada

Oh....what joy!

20 Sep 2009 4:35pm

Don Smith from California, United States

A beautiful macro shot and great color combination - I'm glad yo left a touch of the blue sky to add color contrast - well done!

20 Sep 2009 4:59pm

@Don Smith: Thanks, Don.

Susan from Fort Lauderdale, FL, United States

Yikes, who knew??? My old point and shoot powershot never did anything like this!!!

20 Sep 2009 5:27pm

*MЯG* from Tehran, Iran

great macro

20 Sep 2009 6:00pm

Sarah from Suisse, Switzerland

FABULOUS PHOTO!! Five stars!!

20 Sep 2009 7:26pm

@Sarah: Merci, Sarah.

Magda from Vancouver, Canada

The angle and framing are superb! Great colour

20 Sep 2009 7:35pm

Dawn from Maryland, United States

what a great shot!! love the composition and vibrant colors! : )

20 Sep 2009 7:39pm

@Dawn: Thanks, Dawn.

Yvon from Orleans, France

wonderful macro for a great and terrefic shot

20 Sep 2009 7:52pm

@Yvon: Merci.

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

Gorgeous! I love the sharp focus on the bee.

20 Sep 2009 7:55pm

k@ from Paris, France

You met the Sun and its faithful servant ! It's just GORGEOUS (sincerly) ~ 

20 Sep 2009 8:01pm

@k@: Merci.

tara from California, United States


20 Sep 2009 8:27pm

Alivia from Saint-Etienne, France

le tournesol enroule son nombre d'or comme une spirale infernale où tout le monde se perd, il lance au ciel son jaune éclatant pour rivaliser avec le soleil ..c'est excellent mister Jack.. !!

20 Sep 2009 9:10pm

@Alivia: Merci, dear Dane.

Evelyne Dubos from Le Mans, France

A great close-up. Colors are stunning and sharpness is impressive. Good work Jack.

20 Sep 2009 10:23pm

@Evelyne Dubos: Merci, Evelyne.

B. Thomas from Arlington, Texas, United States

Great macro shot and vivid colors.

21 Sep 2009 2:15am

Lee from Fort Frances Ontario, Canada

You have captured details beyond belief in this shot Jack. And the colour is vivid and alive. Well done.

21 Sep 2009 3:25am

LCImagery from Oregon, United States


21 Sep 2009 3:46am

Didier DE ZAN from somewhere, France

Very beautiful

21 Sep 2009 5:07am

bekkah from Pennsylvania, United States

gorgeous color and such wonderful detail!

21 Sep 2009 2:46pm

StarCosmosBleu from Bedford.Qc, Canada

Absolutely superb...great capture..amazing ,colors clarity and light

21 Sep 2009 4:30pm

dj.tigersprout from New York City, United States

marvelous, rich color! faaabulous macro!

21 Sep 2009 5:11pm

marc battault from clermont ferrand, France

georgious macro shot ,jack !
five stars !!!
friendships !

21 Sep 2009 6:06pm

Sriram from Chennai, India

beautiful macro with dazzling colors and details.. great shot!!

21 Sep 2009 6:13pm

daniela scharnowski from Berlin, Germany

this brings back summer immediately! stunning sharpness and smashing yellow, the bumblebee is the cherry on that pie, just awesome.

21 Sep 2009 6:21pm

jamesy from christchurch, New Zealand

wow 5 stars just gorgeous

22 Sep 2009 12:01am

Sandrine from Cincinnati, United States

Great framing...

22 Sep 2009 2:35am