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Let the Sun Shine In

Posted by
john4jack (Corvallis, Oregon, United States) on 5 October 2009 in Plant & Nature and Portfolio.

NIKON D700 1/640 second F/9.0 ISO 200 80 mm (35mm equiv.)

PATRICK from miramas, France

just excellent 5 stars

5 Oct 2009 5:06am

Barbara from Florida, United States

It's lighting up my room.
Remarkable colors the yellow and blue.
Nice shot.

5 Oct 2009 5:16am

@Barbara: Thanks, Barb.

Mike from Lichfield, United Kingdom

Wonderful vivid colours.

5 Oct 2009 6:04am

@Mike: Thank you.

Dulcie from Danville, CA, United States

The color is powerful and the clarity unbelievable.
Love the large format, too.
You set the bar pretty darn high ! :-)

5 Oct 2009 6:11am

@Dulcie: Thanks, Dulcie.

rem_la from Villiers, France

des couleurs explosives, comme j'aime !

5 Oct 2009 7:06am

@rem_la: Merci.

Linerberry from Sumner, Christchurch, New Zealand

Such beautiful sunshine clarity:-)

5 Oct 2009 7:25am

@Linerberry: Thank you.

Nicholas from Shah Alam, Malaysia

Vivid colours. Simply lovely.

5 Oct 2009 7:25am

@Nicholas: Thank you.

Mhélène from Paris, France

The sun really comes in with your photo ! Superb !

5 Oct 2009 10:43am

@Mhélène: Merci.

zOOm from Paris, France

I feel good then. Some sun on my screen to warm me up while it's rainy and dull in Paris. Thanks for sharing Jack ! ;-)

5 Oct 2009 10:50am

@zOOm: Merci.

MrsAmber from West Wickham, United Kingdom

Oh my oh my this is just excellent. So clear, so yellow!

5 Oct 2009 10:53am

@MrsAmber: Thanks, Kate.

mmolinah from Girona, Spain

Awesome color an clearity. Good!!

5 Oct 2009 10:57am

@mmolinah: Gracias.

Judy from Brooksville, Florida, United States

What a BEAUTY, Jack!!!

5 Oct 2009 11:14am

@Judy: Thanks, Judy.

Curly from South Shields, United Kingdom

Just perfect Jack!

5 Oct 2009 11:27am

@Curly: Thank you.

Veronelle from Lens, France

ho thanks for the sun !

5 Oct 2009 12:11pm

@Veronelle: Merci.

MJ from Delaware, United States

wonderful light and the yellow is so beautiful... I agree thanks for the sun>>>>>

5 Oct 2009 12:56pm

@MJ: Thanks. We can use a little sun here as well.

Tracy from La Selva Beach, United States

Wow! This is a wonderful, amazingly bright sunflower!

5 Oct 2009 1:26pm

@Tracy: Thanks, Tracy.

MARIANA from Waterloo, Canada

It looks like a great add for Sunny-Delight :)) Brilliant colors and DOF !

5 Oct 2009 1:58pm

@MARIANA: Thank you.

Sarito from Basingstoke, United Kingdom

Great light... lovely shot.

5 Oct 2009 1:58pm

@Sarito: Thank you.

Monique from Koh Samui, Thailand

Wow ... what a happy photo, so bright and colorful ... fantastic Jack!

5 Oct 2009 2:20pm

@Monique: Thank you.

Luca Bobbiesi from Milano, Italy

wow amazing colors!

5 Oct 2009 3:10pm

@Luca Bobbiesi: Thank you.

Don from spokane, United States

I like the dramatic look of this flower with the bright colors and minute detail. Very nice, close in shot.

5 Oct 2009 3:32pm

@Don: Thanks, Don.

Mathilde Collot from Fontainebleau, France

Whouah! Admiration devant cette image parfaite!!!! SUBLIME!!!

5 Oct 2009 4:08pm

@Mathilde Collot: Merci.

dj.tigersprout from New York City, United States

brilliant composition and color -- faaabulous light!

5 Oct 2009 4:15pm

@dj.tigersprout: Thanks, dj.

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

Love that sunburst. This is an uplifting image.

5 Oct 2009 4:18pm

@Steve Rice: Thanks, Steve.

Irene from France

Stunning colours !

5 Oct 2009 6:29pm

@Irene: Merci.

Anina from Auckland, New Zealand

FANTASTIC!!! I love the colours and light! We are in the middle of spring and has snow storms yesterday... such a nice 'refreshing' image.

5 Oct 2009 6:58pm

@Anina: Thank you. I went by that community garden this morning and all of the flowers were gone.

Yvon from Orleans, France

great shot, amazing and fantastic colors

5 Oct 2009 8:17pm

@Yvon: Merci.

marc battault from clermont ferrand, France

a sun that is the "extra" jack, and beautiful way!

5 Oct 2009 8:38pm

@marc battault: Merci.

marianne from Toulouse, France

Love your sun, hope this light everyday in our hearth .....

5 Oct 2009 8:58pm

@marianne: Merci.

Steven from Chicagoland, United States

Love the pattern of the sunflower's central part. The pattern is ever-changing as it continues to bloom. The beautiful blue cloudless sky is quite complementary to the yellow petals.

5 Oct 2009 9:01pm

@Steven: Thanks, Steven.

Theys from Charleroi, Belgium

Une superbe photo, avec de belle couleur,bravo !

5 Oct 2009 9:24pm

@Theys: Merci.

k@ from Paris, France

You sure could not have found a better title for this bright & joyful portrait of Miss Sunflower !!!

5 Oct 2009 9:25pm

@k@: Merci.

Evelyne Dubos from Le Mans, France

wow !! what a luminous and sharp capture. It's dazzling... and it gives a boost... Thanks Jack... :-)

5 Oct 2009 9:32pm

@Evelyne Dubos: Merci.

LauraS from Chico, United States

Striking shot, Jack. Love the bright colors. Nice composition, too. It's interesting.

5 Oct 2009 9:36pm

@LauraS: Thanks, Laura.

susan from United States

Beautiful shot Jack.....flower is spectacular, and really pops from that brilliant blue sky!!! Nice one !!

5 Oct 2009 11:29pm

@susan: Thanks, Susan.

akarui from Kagoshima, Japan

Fantastics colors with the yellow and blue.

6 Oct 2009 12:18am

@akarui: Thank you.

Krista from Guelph, Ontario, Canada

Such a beautiful and summery shot! Warms me just to look at it!

6 Oct 2009 12:28am

@Krista: Thanks, Krista.

willow from Chelsea, United States

It's like a ray of sunshine coming out of the screen at me. Beautiful.

6 Oct 2009 1:46am

@willow: Thank you.

Sandrine from Cincinnati, United States

Beautiful colors!

6 Oct 2009 1:47am

Ajay from Pune, India

What a really detailed shot!!! Love it.

6 Oct 2009 2:01am

B. Thomas from Arlington, Texas, United States

That is sunshine for sure. Brightened my day.

6 Oct 2009 2:04am

@B. Thomas: Thanks, Barb.

LCImagery from Oregon, United States

Very sunny and bright, Perfect composition!

6 Oct 2009 2:40am

@LCImagery: Thanks, Lori.

Bill Brown from California, United States

Fabulous! You can almost feel the warmth of the sunshine.

6 Oct 2009 3:05am

@Bill Brown: Thanks, Bill.

Magda from Vancouver, Canada

Superb exposure! The colours are outstanding!

6 Oct 2009 5:37am

Sof from Neuchâtel, Switzerland

Joli cadrage et couleur... un peu de soleil pour ma journée

6 Oct 2009 6:17am

Bill Laing from Corvallis, OR, United States

Wow, what great color.

6 Oct 2009 6:41am

bekkah from Pennsylvania, United States


6 Oct 2009 12:27pm

Didier DE ZAN from somewhere, France

Beautiful colors

7 Oct 2009 4:56am

Francesc B. from région parisienne, France

Excellent... this sunflower flashes on my screen.

7 Oct 2009 7:56pm

@Francesc B.: Merci