Sun Worshippers (California Poppies)

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    Wildflowers are elusive this year, but I did finally find a few poppies to shoot. Emphasis on "a few." Although I don't have many wildflower shots, I DID come back from the weekend with more oak, green hills & cloud drama-ish skies than I know what to do with, so that's what you'll be seeing from me for the next week or so (but I thought I'd offer this bright, sunny respite before I dive into those again).

    PHOTOROTA, Marc Briggs, mcmillend, and 5 other people added this photo to their favorites.

    1. PHOTOROTA 35 months ago | reply

      Awesome capture,

    2. Marc Briggs 35 months ago | reply

      Nicely done with the low perspective with the blue sky in the background!

    3. Extra Medium 35 months ago | reply

      Glad to see that you did find some and better yet that you found some unexpected gems.

    4. little m:) 35 months ago | reply

      la la laaaa!

    5. crozgat29 35 months ago | reply

      très jolie !

    6. StevieC - Photography 35 months ago | reply

      Beautiful, love that low pov Robin.

    7. Rob Macklin 35 months ago | reply

      I like poppies! And I like them against the sky.
      Nice!

    8. SF knitter 35 months ago | reply

      So cheerful! I'm hearing reports that around the Bay area the wildflowers are rebounding from the recent rains.

    9. chris'pic's51 35 months ago | reply

      Drinking it all in. Nice comp on these beauties

    10. TomGrubbe 35 months ago | reply

      I've been looking for these but you're right, this spring has been kind of weak compared to years past. Good color contrast and bokeh.

    11. Paris Images 35 months ago | reply

      Love the orange against the blue. Nice!

    12. AussieinUSA 35 months ago | reply

      Nice perspective on these beauties.

    13. landESCAPEphotography | jeff lewis 35 months ago | reply

      Awesome! You're definitely right about the wildflowers -- it's been such a light winter that even finding a few is a feat. It'll be interesting to see how things like the dogwoods do in Yosemite this year. That said, I love the orange/blue contrast here. Great shot!

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