I'm a free spirited aging hippie
who loves talking to flowers, chasing rainbows
and photographing all the beauty that surrounds us
Thanks for taking a peek into my little world
Laura

Thursday, July 21

Sunbathing

This wild rose was reaching toward the sun, trying to catch some rays
which we've had very little of so far this summer.

31 comments:

Nadege, said...

This is quite special, beautiful lighting and composition.

Pieces of Sunshine said...

This rose is beautiful even from this perspective. The light is very good.

Joop Zand said...

Wow.....thats a BEAUTY Laura.

greetings, Joop

Marty said...

this is such a beautiful image !
fantastic colors !
have a nice day

IceBox said...

Lovely shot!

Ever Green Tree said...

wow! I loved the composition of this one. Splendid pix.

Mel said...

This one is a keeper, mostly because they're so difficult to capture as 'pretty'. But you've done it!

texwisgirl said...

really beautiful.

Louise said...

I love the way that you have shot it from the underside. Beautiful in its simplicity.

黄清华 Wong Ching Wah said...

The green is really beautiful ...

Andrey Salikov said...

the excellent image

petrolin50 said...

Laura, a beautiful new photos! The last one is the prettiest. Soft colors. Very nice photo. Peter.

joaquín said...

Un blog bello y extraordinario

M.E.V. foto said...

Beautiful lighting and perspective:)

BrandNewStudio said...

BeautifulPicture

Kaya said...

Wow!!! So gentle and so beautiful. And this rose is still gorgeous even it has a difficult time to catch the sun rays.

I love very much everything in this picture. Excellent photograph.

My admiration and many compliments to you Laura.

Greetings.

Hope said...

perfect perspective for this ever so dainty and lovely rose.. and love the softness of the background.. beautiful composition..

lisa said...

Laura, this is beyond beautiful.
The simplicity of it is just perfection.

Talibra said...

Piękne zdjęcie, pozdrawiam.

Andrey Salikov said...

Wonderful and peaceful! I can feel the breeze.

Bonnie said...

The light is exquisite!

Pradeepa said...

It is such a fantastic shot. The colours are very beautiful.

Linda Makiej said...

Beautiful lighting on that gorgeous flower!

Teresa said...

Very beautiful picture! I love that you've taken the back side to show it reaching to the sun.

Lou Belcher said...

Great shot of that wild rose. Beautiful.

Lou

Pat said...

It was just waiting for you to come along! So lovely!

Jacqueline said...

Laura,
I feel like I'm joining a club! I am meeting a lot of aging hippies just recently...I am also one :) I just found your blog and love the rose lifting its face to the sun! Lovely!
I am just learning photography and am loving it :) i think I will enter a photo, too. Thanks for the inspiration!

Life-n-Reflection said...

very pretty, it's like it's glowing!

Lisa RedWillow said...

Your photography is breathtaking.

Evelyn S. said...

Absolutely stunning, Laura! The rose is so delicate in the green surroundings.

Nancy @ A Rural Journal said...

Prairie roses are so delicate. You've captured this fact very well.

Thanks so much for sharing at Your Sunday Best this week. :)