Dandelion: Sphere and Symmetry

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    Okay, it's the kid in me, perhaps. Dandelions at this stage, which I discovered is a "dandelion clock," enthrall me. Then again, maybe it's not the kid so much as the observer of God's beauty. The symmetry and intricate details make close observation worthwhile. (The kid in me then grabs one and blows with a *puff* to make a wish!)

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    1. . talita montenegro . 76 months ago | reply

      the b&w turned it more perfect!
      beautiful!

    2. Shauna Lea 76 months ago | reply

      Thank you for visiting and for the wonderful responses to this shot.

    3. Sylvie.Landry 76 months ago | reply

      Nice !!

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    4. (Gary) [deleted] 76 months ago | reply

      Fantastic Close-up!
      Seen In The Group, That’s Getting Up Close!

    5. Syrvania 76 months ago | reply

      Perfect shot.

    6. thomas23 76 months ago | reply

      Well done!!

    7. AlwaysLearning 76 months ago | reply

      love this picture. i love the b/w treatment, the symmetry, and the incredible detail you captured.

      seen in "world through a lens"

    8. Artificial_GOD [deleted] 76 months ago | reply

      Excellent macro.

      Your view through
      the lense is amazing!
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    9. sassdon 76 months ago | reply

      love this i think it looks great in black and white too well done.

    10. Shauna Lea 76 months ago | reply

      The symmetry in flowers (and flowering weeds, for that matter) fascinates me. I've not done many photos in black and white, but I'm wanting to learn to handle those better.
      As for the cropping, I actually trimmed very little off this... kind of like my granddad's regular barber visits, "Just a little off the sides." :-)
      Thank you for your comments.

    11. Paul Mor [deleted] 75 months ago | reply

      *** Beautiful shot !!! ***
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    12. ~Sh@wn~ 73 months ago | reply

      Too cool!

         Thank you so much
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    13. rlsuk 66 months ago | reply

      Great shot!

    14. Sarra :) Grimes 53 months ago | reply

      i love it its fantastic!! the details are great...best photo i have seen so far on flickr......

    15. Shauna Lea 22 months ago | reply

      Sarra, I have neglected my Flickr account for far too long. Not only do I need to add photos and peruse the beautiful work of others, but I evidently need to respond to comments on mine. Your kind words on my photos, especially your compliment on my dandelion clock, really warm my heart and humble me. Thank you so much for taking the time to look and respond. I look forward to looking over your photos. Blessings.

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