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Guarding the Valley

Posted by
Steve Rice (Olympia, United States) on 8 August 2015 in Plant & Nature and Portfolio.

The flowers guard the valley below. The gray spot in the middle distance is a gravel pit. Later, on the way down, the sound of gunfire rang out as someone was target shooting there.

In search of Beargrass
Silver Star Mountain

Gemma Wiseman from Melbourne, Australia

Those flowers are quite bold and unusual with the mountain valley beyond.

8 Aug 2015 5:04am

Nicou from Sion, Switzerland

Ces fleurs en premier plan blanches et la vue en fond quelle iamge.
amitié

8 Aug 2015 5:16am

Jypyä Pop from Turku, Finland

This landscape must take to reach the cap, and worship. A good reason to consider how great and important man really is.

8 Aug 2015 5:19am

jpla from St Barthélémy d, France

Bien vu
JP

8 Aug 2015 5:35am

Focales from Entre montagnes et Bretagne, France

Really a magnificent flowers. Nice composition also

8 Aug 2015 8:05am

Martine Libouton from Bousval, Belgium

Superbe avec cette belle profondeur de champs

8 Aug 2015 8:13am

Daryl Johnson from Worcester Park, United Kingdom

What a vibrant, beautiful view.

8 Aug 2015 8:45am

Devi from Chennai, India

Fantastic !!! Simply enchanting...the white bubous inflorescence here...and the view is superb!!!

8 Aug 2015 10:55am

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

Yeah they really look guards !

8 Aug 2015 11:24am

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

I love the way you have captured the feeling of the texture

8 Aug 2015 12:45pm

Mhelene from Villiers-sur-Marne, France

A very beautiful composition !

8 Aug 2015 1:14pm

Shiva from Berwick, Canada

Exceptional, Steve --- would be gorgeous on a wall ---- The chosen POV its superb as well as the light on the flowers.
Have a nice weekend - kindest regards MN

8 Aug 2015 2:12pm

omid from mashhad, Iran

very nice shot!
such beautiful composition, focus, DOF, colors & lighting!
L O V E L Y !

8 Aug 2015 2:52pm

Don - Slackwater from Spokane, United States

The beargrass makes a strong first item in this landscape. I like how the weather conditions reduced visible things in the distance. A very good picture.

8 Aug 2015 3:02pm

Tomek from PoznaƄ, Poland

Beautifully composed. Fantastic view.:-)

8 Aug 2015 3:05pm

Sam from Chennai, India

What a beautiful scene. Wonderful composition. Love this. :)

8 Aug 2015 4:03pm

Graciel·la (Vic. Catalonia) from CAT. New European State, Poland

spectacular !

8 Aug 2015 4:42pm

Denny Jump Photo from Easton, PA, United States

What a super shot! I love this Beargrass....Great piece here, Steve!

9 Aug 2015 3:05pm

L'Angevine from Angers, France

génial

9 Aug 2015 4:08pm

RBL from Oxford, United States

Wow, stunning and gorgeous! Awesome view and capture!

10 Aug 2015 12:17am

Diana from Olympia, United States

Spectacular flowers

10 Aug 2015 2:52am

Jeff from Honolulu, United States

Beautiful setting for these plants.

10 Aug 2015 4:31am

gerard1948 from Spain

I do not know this flower, but it is splendid. Very beautiful composition, the foreground light and the colors are beautiful.

11 Aug 2015 7:45pm