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    When words become unclear, I shall focus with photographs. When images become inadequate, I shall be content with silence.
    Ansel Adams

    cothelene, Oikade, Ariel A. Dawn, and 3 other people added this photo to their favorites.

    1. peggy. 110 months ago | reply

      some wonderful quotes today, mquest, with your lovely flower shots!

    2. cleveroldtoad [deleted] 110 months ago | reply

      I am sooooo envious. From the bus coming home weeknights I can see carpets of purples and blues overlying the hills surrounding our town. Have wanted to get up into Manhattan Canyon to take in the wildflowers but it is just too consarned soggy for verbification. Thanks for the cyberhike.

    3. mquest foto 110 months ago | reply

      Cleveroldtoad- Get off the bus! We had a big rain the night before our little adventure. My feet got muddy but In the end it all turned out all right. Luckly we did not have to travel far to get these shots.

    4. Lynn Morag 110 months ago | reply

      Delightful! Those flowers do my heart good!

    5. j_jyarbrough 109 months ago | reply

      Beautiful! Love those colors!

    6. tetsu_awazo 109 months ago | reply

      Beautiful DoF!!

    7. Michael (rw) [deleted] 108 months ago | reply

      the photograph is a masterpiece. I must read some book by this guy ;-)

    8. Églantine 108 months ago | reply

      Beautiful image! Love your choice of quote to accompany it.

    9. mquest foto 108 months ago | reply

      Thank you- this is my favorite of the year.

    10. GangaSunshine 104 months ago | reply

      I really like this quote...beautiful...and the orange and blue is stunning...Literary Reference in Pictures

    11. Al_HikesAZ 95 months ago | reply

      Beautiful photo and a great reference. I love the composition, color and lighting in the photo. And the Ansel Adams quote fits perfectly. Thanks.

      seen in Literary Reference in Pictures

    12. mquest foto 95 months ago | reply

      thank you- this flower bed on this single day gave me some of my best shots

    13. Kirsten Alana 95 months ago | reply

      Nice colors and composition! You also quoted one of my favorite photographers so you get major props for that!!

      Seen in your explore set. (?)

    14. -- Green Light Images -- 95 months ago | reply

      Great colour contrast.

    15. Monica Arellano-Ongpin 74 months ago | reply

      Great quote ans a beautiful photo. The two colours look so good against each other. Van Gogh would have approved...

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