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Crocus in Waiting

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I'll be busy the next few weeks. Commenting will be spotty at best.

k@ from Paris, France

Great couple, Mom & son, open/close, Life in process... and i like that framing of yours - can almost smell them !

30 Mar 2009 5:38am

Jean-François from Les Issambres, France

plein de délicatesse de vie !

30 Mar 2009 5:39am

Pavan Kaul from Mumbai, India

Wow, Steve! The present and the future! I love that! Great color and composition too!

30 Mar 2009 5:46am

JamesC from portland, United States


30 Mar 2009 5:46am

GJC from Kyoto, Japan

Wonderful. I really like the crop.

30 Mar 2009 5:47am

rem_la from Villiers, France

vraiment superbe !

30 Mar 2009 6:08am

jpla from St Barthélémy d'Anjou, France

C'est superbe !

30 Mar 2009 6:10am

Monique from Koh Samui, Thailand

She's got a great raw model standing next to her ... beautiful macro!

30 Mar 2009 6:16am

beanow from Warsaw, Poland

Wow! Really beautiful...

30 Mar 2009 6:25am

Veronique from Sarrouilles, France

nice framing and macro

30 Mar 2009 6:47am

mo.langel from Courtelary, Switzerland

Excellente composition! Beau cadrage!!! J'aime beaucoup ce duo!!!!

30 Mar 2009 7:29am

Peggy M. from somewhere in, France

The dance begins, the young ladies are still shy but soon she will offer all their beauty to the eyes of the impatient persons. Lovely and romantic shot. Kisses Steve.

30 Mar 2009 7:33am

marie from perth, Australia

Hi Steve, what a great capture, lovley macro. Very clear and pleasing to look at.

30 Mar 2009 7:37am

PATRICK from miramas, France

excellent this duo of crocus good light and composition

30 Mar 2009 7:46am

Veronelle from Lens, France

wunderfull white color and composition

30 Mar 2009 7:54am

P J W Miller from Chase Terrace, United Kingdom

One in waiting and one could wait no longer, escellent qualities in this image

30 Mar 2009 8:35am

Anna.C from LA ROCHELLE, France

excellent composition ! lovely little bud !

30 Mar 2009 8:58am

Paco Díaz from Palma de Mallorca, Spain

Fantastic detail and beutiful shades of color. I like it very much.
Thanks for your last comments.

30 Mar 2009 9:06am

xavier cardell from menorca-barcelona, Spain

brilliant composition and nice colors!

30 Mar 2009 9:19am

NarB from Belgium

Tout en finesse et délicatesse, superbe.

30 Mar 2009 10:02am

DenisSm from Prague, Czech Republic

just wow....i love to see all that spring magics

30 Mar 2009 10:25am

zOOm from Paris, France

I love when flowers are on the edge of blossoming. They are offering us the best of their short life. Lovely indeed.

30 Mar 2009 10:41am

Lesley from Lincoln, United States

Quite lovely. It's not often you see a shot of a crocus in its pre-bloom stage. Nicely done!!

30 Mar 2009 11:16am

fanfan from la motte servolex, France

quelle belle profondeur de champ !!!

30 Mar 2009 11:18am

bluechameleon from Vancouver, Canada

Such beautiful play with depth of field! The colours are so rich and dark.

30 Mar 2009 12:17pm

vu@granby - Wolfgang from Granby, Québec, Canada

You are definitively ahead of us!

30 Mar 2009 12:20pm

Charles from New York, United States

Awesome shot love the colors and the contrast with the closed and open bulb.

30 Mar 2009 12:30pm

Daniel from Kenmare, United States

rdy for launch

30 Mar 2009 12:59pm

Eleftheria from Athens, Greece


30 Mar 2009 1:41pm

Laurie from New Jersey, United States

Very pretty. Beautiful tones.

30 Mar 2009 1:55pm

john4jack from Corvallis, Oregon, United States

Terrific composition, Steve; perfect locations for the bud and the blossom. Superb selective focus.

30 Mar 2009 2:00pm

Ajay from Pune, India

Supremely vibrant shot. I love how you've managed the DoF here.

30 Mar 2009 2:16pm

don from Spokane, United States

A fine flower shot with the blossoms placed in novel, very appealing parts of the frame. I like the brilliant color and detail. Nicely done.

30 Mar 2009 3:46pm

Didier DE ZAN from somewhere, France

Beautiful shot

30 Mar 2009 3:48pm

chandan from bangalore, India

the colors are very beautiful....and blend nicely

30 Mar 2009 3:51pm

hugo poon from hong kong, Hong Kong

Oh Steve, this is a beautiful touching moment! Lovely portrait of this wonderful duo!:-)

30 Mar 2009 4:07pm

DaveB from Exeter, United Kingdom

Nice simple shot, cool colours

30 Mar 2009 4:18pm

EYES WIDE SHUT from The library of my soul, United Kingdom

Absolutely beautiful, Steve. A joy of nature captured perfectly

30 Mar 2009 4:22pm

yiannis krikis from thessaloniki, Greece

excellent colors and framing

30 Mar 2009 4:49pm

peter from new york, United States

awesome shot and title. i love the "before and after" of it

30 Mar 2009 5:17pm

Richard_Irwin from Belper, United Kingdom

Nice one Steve, the perfection of this flower about to burst open, opening questions about the potential of things, good shot.

30 Mar 2009 8:22pm

observing from North West, United Kingdom

Delicate beauties, and they look lovely in this shot with great dof.

30 Mar 2009 8:44pm

Ronnie 2¢ from London, United Kingdom

ah, potential . . it is all about potential.

30 Mar 2009 10:48pm

dogilicious from Millerstown, PA, United States

Great frame. The are very beautiful blooms.

30 Mar 2009 11:03pm

Brian Chen from Seattle, United States

Very nice shot, it seems like the crocus's are coming up everywhere, spring is so here and i'm looking forward to some more colors.

31 Mar 2009 12:05am

ordinaryimages from Kentucky Bluegrass, United States

Rich color! best...jerry

31 Mar 2009 2:12am

JJ from Jersey City, United States

Superb macro, nicely composed and sweet colors

31 Mar 2009 2:14am

Sidney from Manila, Philippines

nice contrast between the two flowers!

31 Mar 2009 2:15am

Stephen Phillips from San Francisco, United States

Such a lovely image, Steve. An unusual composition - very well seen.

31 Mar 2009 2:29am

One from Açores, Portugal

This is a magnificent capture, your macro images with the flowers are exceptional, Congratulations !

31 Mar 2009 3:57am

Hema Iyer from Bangalore, India

Excellent capture

31 Mar 2009 4:00am

Diane Schuller from Hythe, Canada

what a beauty -- and clever title too.

31 Mar 2009 3:43pm