Flowers—Lines—Ice

A Giant Yellow Tulip

36 responses

  1. Beautiful bright yellow…..or should we call it LEMONY????

    Pam and Sam

    April 17, 2012 at 10:34 am

    • 😀 I should change the title to “A Lemony Tulip!” Thanks, Pam!

      April 17, 2012 at 1:28 pm

  2. Lemony is right and a wonderful POV

    April 17, 2012 at 11:22 am

  3. I love this. Great perspective.

    April 17, 2012 at 12:01 pm

  4. myallegro31

    That definitely is Lemony… 🙂 Lovely photo.

    April 17, 2012 at 12:05 pm

    • Thank you! I hopped over to your blog earlier. Looks like you have some very interesting photographs there. I’m eager to explore more. Thanks for your visit.

      April 17, 2012 at 1:30 pm

  5. Great angle

    April 17, 2012 at 12:15 pm

  6. I love everything about this image . . . the perspective, color, composition . . . beautiful!

    April 17, 2012 at 1:08 pm

    • I really appreciate your feedback. Thank you! I’m so happy you like the image.

      April 17, 2012 at 1:31 pm

  7. Excellent!

    April 17, 2012 at 1:19 pm

  8. What a great perspective. Good choice! 🙂

    April 17, 2012 at 1:24 pm

    • Thanks! I tried from various angles, and this one struck me as the most interesting.

      April 17, 2012 at 1:32 pm

  9. I am going to send this post to my wife this morning as a gift. she will love it.
    Lemony there is a small tribute to you in my blog today 🙂

    April 17, 2012 at 2:28 pm

    • Wow, Michael. I am so honored that you would think to send my photograph to your wife! That’s an incredible compliment, thank you! I hope she liked it! And thank you (in advance) for the tribute; I’ll look forward to seeing it!

      April 18, 2012 at 2:46 am

      • you rock!

        April 18, 2012 at 4:18 am

      • Juliet loves it so much..she wants the photo!

        April 18, 2012 at 4:18 am

        • Wow, that’s really nice. I’d be happy to send you a full resolution copy. I just off-loaded several files of photos onto my back-up drive (to make room for new photos from yesterday and today), and I think this one was in that batch; but I’ll be retrieving a few in the next few days for an upload to a different site, so I’ll grab this one and send it to you. And yeah, man, let’s talk poetry. I see you have several other poems I need to read. I’ll look forward to it.

          April 19, 2012 at 12:55 am

  10. Wonderful photograph dear Melanie, you captured such a nice composition with the blue sky. Thank you, with my love, nia

    April 17, 2012 at 3:30 pm

    • Thank you, Nia, for you nice words. I’m glad you liked the composition. Hugs to you! Melanie

      April 18, 2012 at 2:48 am

  11. You mjust made my day Melanie!
    This is so beautiful, what a joyful color!

    April 17, 2012 at 5:17 pm

  12. That is giant! And gorgeous, I like the soft clouds in the composition.

    April 17, 2012 at 8:54 pm

    • Yes, it was much larger than the average size (and looks even bigger because of the perspective, of course). I’m amazed at the size of some of the tulips I’m seeing around here. 🙂 Thank you for your nice words, Karen. I’m always grateful for your visits.

      April 18, 2012 at 2:51 am

  13. well chosen POV and big bright beautiful colors..very cheerful !

    April 18, 2012 at 5:17 am

  14. Big and beautiful.

    April 18, 2012 at 8:36 am

  15. http://photographyofnia.com/2012/04/18/it-is-time-to-thank-you/
    An award for you dear Melanie, Thanks and Love, nia

    April 18, 2012 at 9:50 am

  16. Great shot….unique angle has made this shot all the more interesting

    April 21, 2012 at 7:53 am

  17. George Weaver

    A tulip-shaped hot air balloon. That’s precisely what I thought when I saw it. This thing is startlingly gorgeous with the blue sky. Did you photoshop the sky?

    April 23, 2012 at 3:48 am

    • 🙂 I like that! A tulip-shaped hot air balloon! I don’t have photoshop. So, nope! That sky was all real. I was lying beneath the flower when I took the shot in Miss Mary’s garden.

      April 23, 2012 at 4:00 am

      • George Weaver

        WOW. You got lucky with the clouds in just the right place, I think. Good ole Miss Mary… You gotta’ tell us the story about her. Do you have fire ants? Ha Ha You know I’m all gloom and doom, huh?

        April 23, 2012 at 5:30 am

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