Dandelion wish (88/365)

Day 88: When I was a kid, my friends and I would participate in the time-honored tradition of making a wish before blowing the seeds off a dandelion seed head. Wishes, hopes, and dreams are the things that make being a child so special. Fulfilling and living them are what makes being an adult so special.

  • Midnight and me 4y

    BEAUTIFUL photo.......Wonderful memories.....wisdom too.....It's nice to meet you : )
    Thank you for your comment.

    Hi Perry

    This is GORGEOUS viewed Large!
  • charmedoneX 4y

    This brought back memories of my childhood too..this shot is perfect! I love that the background of this is all green..looks great with the dandelion!
  • NeilPas 4y

    terrific capture John - I like the clarity, action and bokeh. It looks like one of those "only one opportunity" shots.
  • RLance 4y

    Inspiring write-up there. Great capture also.
  • Andreas 4y

    Excellent shot. Great work
  • Mike KC 4y

    wow, this has such great meaning to it. it's fantastic.
    i've been so bad and so busy the past few days, i promise i'll post soon!
  • f r e d 001 4y

    Oh so so lovely..
  • James Wei 4y

    If it wasn't for this shot, I wouldn't be awake in my class haha . Also, I see the awesome bokehs produced from that 50mm of yours. Somethings that caught my eyes were the sharpness of the dandelions, my favorite color green, and the bokehs. Excellent shot.
  • g.corrow 4y

    We used to do that too , make a wish! We also would find buttercup flowers and put them under you chin to see if you liked butter ....life was so simple then. Thanks for the memory :)
  • Ajith Karunaratne 4y

    Wonderful shot..
  • Shawna Hansen 4y

    My Day 88 was a dandelion too, but yours is way cooler. Nice shot.
  • Linh Dinh 4y

    Excellent one !
  • Denese Wong 4y

    Wow, NICE photo!
  • ptgoodchild 3y

    Lovely photo! I just wanted to say thanks, and that I've used in on my blog post: bit.ly/w042ka
  • Joseph Lindsay 3y

    Awesome photo :)
    My daughter recorded a song and we've used it as the cover: gracelindsay.net/music/
  • LiveItMagazine 2y

    Beautiful photo!! I used it here and gave you attribution: www.liveitmag.com/how-to-have-your-best-year/ Thank you! You have a lot of awesome pictures!!
  • BK 2y

    Thank you so much for sharing this great capture and for making it available under Creative Commons License. I have used it with a poem from Ralph Masrton at Symphony of Love's Facebook page.

    Infinite Gratitude, Blessings, and Love,
  • LazyDaisyLeeB 1y

    Great picture. We've used it a blog with full credit. Thank you. www.space2think.org/blog/the-seeds-of-a-dandelion-blowing...
  • OU Janey 1y

    Gorgeous photo. Thank you for sharing. It's been used on my blog: makeyourbloodymindup.blogspot.co.uk/ with credit.
  • Gerrit Eicker 17d

    Thanks for sharing your awesome photo under a CC licence! We're using and referencing it right on our start page: eicker.digital
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Taken on March 29, 2011
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