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Saturday, May 7, 2011

GGW "Picture This Contest"

GGW "Picture This Contest" for May, 'Lighting: A Closer Look.'
Judge Alan Detrick says, "Shadows often act as a balance to bright areas. Paying attention to the light is an essential element in creating that "Magical" image."
Click on photo to enlarge...

My entry : Red Breadseed Poppy in the early morning sun light. Link to the contest page:
http://www.gardeninggonewild.com/?p=17015
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Today I am Thankful that I am NOT late in entering the contest this month :)

32 comments:

Lona said...

Now that is a great picture Darla.Good luck in the contest. Happy Mother's Day!

Heather at Dusty Bay said...

Now THAT is a gorgeous photo!!!

Donna said...

Beautiful photo, Darla!

Enjoy your weekend!

Hugs,
Donna

Karen said...

Darla, I think we have a winner...Gorgeous!

Masha said...

Beautiful, I love the frilly shadow at the bottom. Good luck and I hope you win.

Lois said...

Amazing photo Darla! The light is perfect.

Patsy said...

I did enlarge and saw the shadow. Good for a winner.

perennialgardener said...

Gorgeous shot! Good luck hope you win! :)

Grace Peterson said...

You've definitely got a winning photo, Darla Dear!

Julie said...

Great photo, Darla!!! Good luck with the contest!!!

Anne Fannie said...

Your picture is beautiful! Sure hope you win!
Thanks for stopping my my blog and for your sweet words.
Hugs, Ann

One said...

LOL! You are definitely early in your entry this month. That is a happy looking poppy! All the best in the contest.

Icy BC said...

Gorgeous flower! Happy Mother's Day!

Patsy said...

Happy Mother's Day!

Twisted Fencepost said...

That is a gorgeous picture, Darla!
I hope you win!!
Happy Mother's Day!!!!

Cat said...

Beautiful poppy!! Best of luck.

George said...

You did a terrific job of capturing the light and shadows in this photo. It's beautiful.

Kelsie From Our Country Home said...

Great photo, best of luck in the contest.

Blessings Kelsie

PS Don't let the lace and ribbon fool ya, there are little horns under that big bow on her head lol :)

Fishtail Cottage said...

I am so in love w/poppies!!!! thanks for the eye candy. xoxo, tracie

imac said...

Most magical.

CanadianGardenJoy said...

Darla girl that is a beauty !
I love how light and shadow mix so wonderfully and you caught a stunner with this poppy : ) Good Luck Girl!!
Joy

Marydon said...

Oh, my, Darla! This is absolutely exquisite. Beautifully captured.
Hope you had a lovely Mother's Day ~
TTFN ~
Marydon

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teresa said...

great photo. good luck in the contest

Dirt Princess said...

Now THAT is an amazing photo!!! Good job

Betty said...

Wow! Your Red Breadsee Poppy is absolutly georgious! I love how the light is hitting some of your other pictures and well. And your Foxglove is awesome. Thanks for sharing! Betty

Cathy and Steve said...

Wow, Darla, talk about capturing a moment in time forever! Such an absolutely incredible image. Good luck in the contest!

Cathy from MA

Smykker til Mænd said...

Both survive here, but cannot find my Foxglove this spring. Maybe she's just being shy.

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