Share this photo on Twitter Share this photo on Facebook

waiting to bloom

Posted by
Devi (Chennai, India) on 29 April 2014 in Plant & Nature and Portfolio.

The pink neighbour's potted plant

SONY DSC-HX100V 1/250 second F/6.3 ISO 100 5 mm

Diana from San Francisco, United States

Sometimes the beautiful flowers just waiting for us to photography them. Well done.

29 Apr 2014 5:09am

@Diana: You are right Diana...but your lotus is fantastic:)) I keep going there and looking at it:)))

Jypyä Pop from Turku, Finland

They are a very promising-looking buds.

29 Apr 2014 5:48am

@Jypyä Pop: :))) Jypya

Doug from Burnham-on-Sea, United Kingdom

Looks like it reaching out to us

29 Apr 2014 6:35am

@Doug: They whispered " Take a shot of us Devi" :)))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))

Ronnie 2¢ from Atlantic Shores, United Kingdom

Yay ! Love how this reaches out !!

29 Apr 2014 6:38am

@Ronnie 2¢: Buds become buddies Ronnie:))))

PATRICK from miramas, France

superbe et coloré

29 Apr 2014 6:48am

@PATRICK: Thank you PATRICK :))

Gerard1948 from Spain

Wonderful composition and colors. I imagine that the flowers will be very beautiful, excellent photo, I like a lot.
Have a good day

29 Apr 2014 6:57am

@Gerard1948: Yes Gerard...the flowers are very beautiful :)))

Dimitrios from ATHENS, Greece

EXCELLENT way to capture this , bravo Devi

29 Apr 2014 7:22am

@Dimitrios: Thank you Dimitrios..hope you are having a great time travelling:)

omid from mashhad, Iran

very nice shot
with beautiful angle, focus, colors, lighting & shadows!

29 Apr 2014 8:19am

@omid: Thank you Omid:)))

Martine Libouton from Genappe, Belgium

Belle composition!

29 Apr 2014 8:37am

@Martine Libouton: Thank you Martine:)

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

Nice point of view !

29 Apr 2014 9:13am

@Hiro: Thank you Hiro :)))

Stephen from Canberra, Australia

I like the 3D effect of your framing - lovely bright colours as well.

29 Apr 2014 9:49am

@Stephen: Thank you Stephen:)))Only after uploading it I saw the effect!

Kate from EXETER, United Kingdom

Wonderful Devi I do so love nature!

29 Apr 2014 10:22am

@Kate: Thank you Kate...I know:))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))

Ram from Chennai, India

Very Impressive shot.

29 Apr 2014 10:23am

@Ram: Thank you Ram :)))

Ainsley from Derbyshire, United Kingdom

Nicely done Devi. It's like it's reaching towards the lens.

29 Apr 2014 11:20am

@Ainsley: Yes it is Ainsley...Even flowers have their yearnings to be photographed, I suppose!

mohkum from Cochin (Kochi), India

Those pink 'chempakam' / Frangipani are really attractive! Beautiful shot!

29 Apr 2014 1:02pm

@mohkum: I think these are aRalis...I think :))

Eric Cousineau from Sherwood Park, Canada

Beautiful colours in this shot Devi! I hope we get to see the finished product! ;-)

29 Apr 2014 1:04pm

@Eric Cousineau: You will Eric...they have blossomed:)

Nicou from Sion, Switzerland

Quelle plante sueprbe quel effet de pousse géniale compo.

29 Apr 2014 1:25pm

@Nicou: Merci Nicou :)

tataray from Deux-Sèvres. (Charentes-Poitou), France

Superbe. Est-ce un dipladénia?????? )

29 Apr 2014 2:00pm

@tataray: I don't think so tataray...may be they belong to the same genus...but not vining plants..they are on plants and trees. I shall get the name for you soon:)

Don from Spokane, United States

A fine close up of this soon-to-bloom bud. Pretty colors.

29 Apr 2014 2:23pm

@Don: It was the pink that charmed me:)

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

The colors are already delicious.

29 Apr 2014 3:34pm

@Steve Rice: :)))))))))))) Steve

angel from Tehran, Iran

Nice point of view

29 Apr 2014 3:36pm

@angel: Thank you angel :))))

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

Beautiful leaves and buds - I like this close up view

29 Apr 2014 4:52pm

@Ruthiebear: Thank you Ruthie:)

Lalena from Barcelona, Spain

Nice point of view and fantastic light!

29 Apr 2014 4:54pm

@Lalena: Thank you Lalena:)

ursulakatariina from Uusikaupunki, Finland


29 Apr 2014 5:06pm

@ursulakatariina: Thank you Ursula:))

Sam from Chennai, India

Beautiful pink buds and lovely green leaves. A fine shot, Devi.
Excellent closeup. Love this. :)

29 Apr 2014 5:48pm

@Sam: Thank you Sam :)))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))

Adela Fonts from Barcelona, Spain

Awesome Devi! Excellent macro! Best regards, Adela

29 Apr 2014 5:56pm

@Adela Fonts: Thank you Adela:)))

Mhelene from Villiers-sur-Marne, France

Wonderful framing ! Beautiful !

29 Apr 2014 6:14pm

@Mhelene: Thank you Mhelene:)

Shiva from Berwick, Canada

Marvellous ---- I hope you make a picture when she opens up ----
Kindest regards and a nice evening Devi ..... Monika

29 Apr 2014 6:34pm

@Shiva: I have Monika:)))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))Shall post it :)

Patrick M. from Lille, France

Your neighbor has managed to preserve to give beautiful flowers
To put the link here is how you do it:
When you open fenétres comments in Third position you "website" and you positionned your link here:
And that when you click on Devi, get access on your blog Aminus!
IT is what I have understood?

29 Apr 2014 7:08pm

@Patrick M.: neighbour has many flowering plants...and that's my paradise:) I shall try the instructions you have I go and read the English version after clicking on the flag:))) Thank you Patrick

Baldwin Vandewalle from Bejuma, Venezuela

We call them "amapolas" and there are different color combinations, all wonderful ... Beautiful image !!!

29 Apr 2014 7:17pm

@Baldwin Vandewalle: Thank you Baldwin...I shall go and see the different colours after keying in "amapolas" Thank you :)

Oiva from Turku, Finland

A beautiful and unusual flowers, I have not ever seen, I like the flower buds and certainly is a magnificent when it is open completely!:-))Haleja.

happy ST evening ,my good friend!

29 Apr 2014 8:44pm

@Oiva: Thank you Oiva:) You'll see the flowers soon :))) Have a good day:)

B. Thomas from Arlington, Texas, United States

Like tubes of lipstick waiting for lips. ;-)

29 Apr 2014 11:44pm

@B. Thomas: Wow ! That's some lovely imagination !! How right you are !!

Ramu Sangabathula from Jersey City, United States

they are very beautiful buds to blossom..., nice take

30 Apr 2014 1:11am

@Ramu Sangabathula: Thank you Ramu :)))

Sunny from India


30 Apr 2014 5:38am

@Sunny: Thank you Sunny :)))

Jules from Drayton, United Kingdom


6 May 2014 10:48am

1/250 second
ISO 100
5 mm