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Tulips on Parade

Posted by
Steven (Chicagoland, United States) on 6 August 2010 in Plant & Nature and Portfolio.

Tulips in bloom in the median of Chicago's Michigan Avenue. The Wrigley Building, John Hancock Building, and the Chicago Tribune Tower stand in the background.

Photo captured April 28, 2010.

SONY DSLR-A300 1/250 second F/10.0 ISO 100 18 mm

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Alun from cheshire, United Kingdom

Really lovely shot, love the forground

6 Aug 2010 5:09am

Pixator from kerman, Iran

WOW!
Very beautiful !5*!

6 Aug 2010 7:26am

Tamara from Aarschot, Belgium

Ohhh lovely ! I like your low angle here... nice work Steven !

6 Aug 2010 8:14am

Florence from Paris, France

A fairy post-processing, it evoks an ideal city. The one we could have easily imagine in the 50's while looking at the year 2000 !

6 Aug 2010 8:26am

Othersideblue from Kerman, Iran

Oh i love em all those tulips !!

thank you Steven for sharing this beautiful work of yours :)

6 Aug 2010 10:11am

Ralph Jones from Detroit, United States

HDR works well in this.

6 Aug 2010 1:54pm

marc from Granby, Canada

nice point 'of view love the perspective....

6 Aug 2010 2:14pm

MARIANA from Waterloo, Canada

Gorgeous POV and compo :)) City of flowers :))

6 Aug 2010 2:22pm

Denny Jump Photo from Easton, PA, United States

Absolutely gorgeous POV I totally "second" Mariana's point. The big windy is an awesome city but this should be somewhere in City Hall AND the Bureau of Tourism...another superb capture and post processing Steven

6 Aug 2010 3:01pm

Denny Jump Photo from Easton, PA, United States

Absolutely gorgeous POV I totally "second" Mariana's point. The big windy is an awesome city but this should be somewhere in City Hall AND the Bureau of Tourism...another superb capture and post processing Steven

6 Aug 2010 3:02pm

Theys from Charleroi, Belgium

Hello,
A beautiful composition,great! well with you.

6 Aug 2010 4:51pm

john4jack from Corvallis, Oregon, United States

Wonderful POV and composition.

6 Aug 2010 8:24pm

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

Beautiful and no cars!

6 Aug 2010 9:19pm

@Steve Rice: And when there were cars, I felt the median's width was narrowing on me. :-)

MadScientist from Düsseldorf, Germany

What an unexpected, pleasing view! Great find!

6 Aug 2010 9:34pm

Lin from Irvine, United States

Beautiful colors! Makes me miss Chicago

6 Aug 2010 9:38pm

alex centrella from California, United States

GREAT SHOT !

6 Aug 2010 11:14pm

Iris from Assen, Netherlands

lovely the contrast between buildings and tulips!!

7 Aug 2010 8:49am

Dutçh from Chicagoland, United States

Pretty pretty but no cars.. you are a magician. There always seems to be cars. Particularly those yellow ones all over!

7 Aug 2010 9:29pm

Shahryar from Isfahan, Iran

beautiful capture :)

8 Aug 2010 4:15pm

Peter from Amsterdam, Netherlands

Great colors! BTW, how often do you see an empty, of traffic, Michigan Ave a year?

9 Aug 2010 6:33am