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Barrel Cacti

Posted by
Steve Rice (Olympia, United States) on 30 May 2018 in Plant & Nature.

As the sun rose higher, I could see what I had walked past in the dark.

Super Bloom 2017
Anza-Borrego Desert State Park
Borrego Springs, California, USA
Part of The Great American West series.

Devi from Chennai, India

wow..they look like identical twins !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

30 May 2018 5:23am

Jypyä Pop from Turku, Finland

Fortunately, there are cacti. Otherwise, there would not be many plants in the deserts.

30 May 2018 5:41am

Pascale MD from Occitanie, France

Parfois, certains coins de nature semblent très hostiles, mais....
Jolie composition.
Bonne journée Steve

30 May 2018 6:02am

tataray from Charentes-Poitou, France

Joli. Qui s'y frotte s'y pique !.....

30 May 2018 6:13am

Ronnie 2¢ from Atlantic Shores, United Kingdom

Such fascinating discoveries in this one spot . .

30 May 2018 7:04am

MRG*Photographics from Tehran, Iran


30 May 2018 9:12am

By Marie from Entre montagnes et Bretagne, France

I like very much these cactus twins and the beautiful light on this desert

30 May 2018 9:24am

Martine Libouton from Bousval, Belgium

J'aime une belle prise !

30 May 2018 10:22am

Marjolein from Westvoorne, Netherlands

Wonderful desertplants

30 May 2018 10:34am

badtgv from provence, France


30 May 2018 11:12am

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

Great view !

30 May 2018 11:32am

Mhelene from Villiers-sur-Marne, France

Beautiful composition and light !

30 May 2018 12:24pm

Rick from Toronto, Canada

Again, wonderful light and a superb sense of textural details.

30 May 2018 1:02pm

Daniel from Kenmare, United States

giant thumbs!

30 May 2018 1:04pm

mo.langel from Courtelary, Switzerland

Beautiful composition! I like very much cactus!

30 May 2018 1:35pm

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

The warm light is lovely on these cacti

30 May 2018 1:52pm

Vaido from Võrumaa, Estonia

Great light you had here for that variety of plants.

30 May 2018 2:05pm

Don from Spokane, United States

I think the barrel cacti could take care of themselves. I"m glad you ddn't walk into one.

30 May 2018 3:14pm

Existence Artistique from Angers, France


30 May 2018 4:03pm

Sam from Chennai, India

Beautiful image in excellent light. Amazing details. Love this. :)

30 May 2018 4:22pm

kerrfoa from Rennes, France

J'aime les cactus mais j'avoue que ceux là sont énormes :)

30 May 2018 5:32pm

Steven from Chicagoland, United States

Gorgeous colors under the warm sunlight captured here!! Great shot!

30 May 2018 6:21pm

Diana from Olympia, United States


30 May 2018 6:55pm

Elaine Hancock from Olney, United States

I just love this landscape. To come across these growing in their natural state would be so wonderful to see. Beautiful colors!

30 May 2018 8:24pm

Mireille T. from Ribérac, France

I love the light on these beautiful cacti!

30 May 2018 9:44pm

sherri from Little Rock, Arkansas, United States

this is such a clear a beautiful shot

i love the light and soft colors

31 May 2018 1:50am

Darkelf Photography from Perth, Australia

Once again wonderful level of sharpness and detail. The colours are just gorgeous.

31 May 2018 4:15am