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Pink Tulip

Posted by
Barbara Lee (Oakland, United States) on 30 March 2010 in Plant & Nature and Portfolio.

I guess I've got tulips on my mind. This one is in my backyard, in a pot. In California, we have to plant them fresh each year - without the snow, the bulbs do not overwinter. So, each fall, I visit Costco and load up and then stick them in pots. They add such a great splash of color to the garden in March!

NIKON D90 1/160 second F/6.3 ISO 320 135 mm (35mm equiv.)

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Michelle from Elverson, United States

Stunning shot.

30 Mar 2010 12:37pm

Julie Brown from Indianapolis, United States

Outstanding texture and color. I like the focus you have chosen.

30 Mar 2010 6:08pm

DarkElf from Perth, Australia

great series! i think this pink colour tone has got to be the winner though! also the level of detail in the petal is the best yet - superb photo!

31 Mar 2010 12:43am

Barbara Kile from Ft. Worth, United States

It's a tulip time of year! Love it.

31 Mar 2010 3:45am

Sriram from Chennai, India

Beeautiful Colors! So pleasant to see this one! Best wishes!

31 Mar 2010 6:37am

Self-Indulgence from Chicagoland, United States

Beautifully done, the bokeh is an exquisite background. I had never considered that they needed to winter over, that you didn't have enough fall out there to accomplish that. And here mine come back every year. Amazing what we assume is just how it is.

31 Mar 2010 1:53pm

The MaJor from TM HooD, Iran

very lovely img

31 Mar 2010 8:35pm

Gildas from Montreuil-sous-Bois, France

Bonne photo de cette tulipe rose dans la diagonale.

1 Apr 2010 7:28pm

Stu from Scotland | Living in 京都 Kyoto, Japan

Amazing colour rendition here!

13 Apr 2010 1:19pm

NIKON D90
1/160 second
F/6.3
ISO 320
135 mm (35mm equiv.)

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