Saturday, October 12, 2013

Nature's Sparkler

Spent dandelion
 
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42 comments:

SquirrelQueen said...

I love this shot. I came over for your CC post and got sidetracked.

Sylvia K said...

Oh, I love this shot, too!! But then I do love all of yours, Karen! You have such a great and a real talent with the camera! I look forward to your posts every day! Hope you're enjoying a lovely weekend!
Sylvia

Grandma Barb's This and That said...

Great photo, Karen! I love how the sparkler stands out from the background colors.
Have a Happy Thanksgiving!

toby said...

Gorgeous - you should frame this one!

Elephant's Child said...

Love it. Such fragile beauty.

Our photos said...

Beautiful photo!
Greetings, RW & SK

Carole M. said...

that's a really interesting photo

Betty Manousos said...

truly gorgeous!

and happy (belated) thanksgiving, dear karen!!

eileeninmd said...

Beautiful image! Have a great day!

Terri Buster said...

Great capture...beauty in it's demise.

Magia da Inês said...

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Foto linda, perfeita!
A foto anterior também é maravilhosa, o esquilo olhando para a câmera!!!

Boa semana!
Beijinhos¸.•°♡彡
¸.°º✿♫ •°
°º✿✿Brasil°•.¸

TexWisGirl said...

i love it. perfect description, too! :)

Jennifer A. Jilks said...

How sweet!
Cheers from Cottage Country Ontario , ON, Canada!

Gunilla Bäck said...

Still very beautiful!

RedPat said...

Perfect title!

Laura said...

And you don't have to wait until dark to enjoy it! Thanks for sharing the love up-close with I Heart Macro:-)

Me said...

That`s so cool, it does look like a sparkler.

Mary said...

Still a beauty! Looks so fragile! Great shot!

Leovi said...

Great composition, great framing and creative!

EG CameraGirl said...

I LIKE this a lot, Karen!

Andrea said...

I wouldn't have guessed this to be a dandelion, though it certainly does look like a aparkler. What a fun shot ...

Andrea @ From The Sol

Diane AZ said...

Wow, the dandelion does look like a sparkler, I love it!

Madge Bloom said...

Thank you for coming by sharing your creative photography on the second anniversary of Weekly Top Shot, #104!

Kalantikan said...

Great, endless beauty! I guess we should be like that, still beutiful and full of character at our later days! haha

Sallie (FullTime-Life) said...

Karen, this is fabulous!

Lea said...

Truly a great photo!
Lea

Gemma Wiseman said...

Sharp, dramatic contrast of line with the melting colours of the bokeh. Gorgeous photo.

Karen @ Pieces of Contentment said...

It definitely does look like a sparkler, just as your title suggests.

Jesh St Germain said...

That's a great name for this "spent" flower:) And a unique capture!

Swati Singh said...

Looks like a mace, nice one

Swati Singh said...

Looks like a mace, nice one

Joe said...

Great title for this image.

Icy BC said...

This is such a gorgeous, gorgeous shot! It's truly a nature sparkler!

Sharon Wagner said...

Good observation!

Birgitta said...

Withered but still beautiful! Great macro!

Poetic Shutterbug said...

very unique and great capture

ROOM 39 said...

Great picture! I love macros! Maybe you take a look at my blog. Thanks!
Greetings, Helga
http://room39-blog.blogspot.de

Ranten said...

Beautiful picture! And many great animal and bird pictures!

NatureFootstep said...

strange, the seeds lost their umbrellas. Cool!

molly said...

Ha! We both posted seed heads for our macro shot this week

mollyxxx

Carletta said...

Sparkly goodness!
Perfect title!

lorik said...

It really does sparkle! And looks very much alive.Great shot!!
Thanks so much for joining in on the fun at Mandarin Orange Monday:)