Friday, September 3, 2010

Macro Flowers Saturday - Small Buds


















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23 comments:

Ann said...

Gorgeous shots Joanne. That second one just looks like it's popping right off the page at me.

Olga said...

Beautiful photo shots. I especially like the last one.

Jean said...

All the Marco shots are outstanding! You really have a good eye.

lina said...

Lovely. I particularly like the second and last photo. :)

Beauties waiting to bloom. ^_^

Bossy Betty said...

WHoooo! Love these. The last one is my favorite!

AVCr8teur said...

So many buds ready to bloom and birds & insects to visit!

Catherine@AGardenerinProgress said...

What neat pictures of all the buds. I love how some of them look ready to pop open.

SquirrelQueen said...

So many times we concentrate on the blooms and forget about the buds which are also very beautiful. Great macros, I really like the second shot. It reminds me of one of my Semps.

RNSANE said...

Your macro lens makes these small buds assume
gigantic proportions. They are fantastic shots!

maiaT said...

These are all gorgeous flowers and photos. Like always, you excel in unusual beautiful flowers and amazing photo quality.

Heather T. said...

There's something special about the little buds...just babies, they are...pure perfection.

♥ from A Vermont Girl

Linnea W said...

Terrific closeups! They are so delicious looking that they make me think of candy!

Self Sagacity said...

The macros are incredible. They are truly macro, I can't get that close with my camera. :-)

Carol said...

All so stunning!!! Lovem!

DoanLegacy said...

Gorgeous and fantastic shots of these wonderful looking buds!

ruma said...

A feeling of throbbing pulse of the life. . .


Thank you for showing the splendid brightness.




From Japan.
Greetings.
ruma

ruthi said...

oh my goodness... they are so pretty. there is something about the buds that really captivate me too.

Flower Town said...

That last photo is really a great macro, because I really love lavender flowers...

Sharon Creech said...

Bee-u-tee-ful!

Poetic Shutterbug said...

I so appreciated all of your thoughts and kind words. Thank you all for stopping by and have a wonderful weekend.

Angela said...

They're all so pretty!

Regina said...

Truly beautiful!
Happy Sunday and a great week ahead.

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Mylene said...

They are all beautiful :)

Great capture.