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Yellow Lily Pads

Posted by
Steven (Chicagoland, United States) on 19 March 2015 in Plant & Nature and Portfolio.

Pictured here is the Persian Pool, located in the Aroid House of the Garfield Park Conservatory. Permanently on display here are Dale Chihuly’s 16 yellow lily pads. Just below the water, koi can be seen swimming in the pool.

Photo captured March 7, 2015.

NIKON D7000 1/250 second F/4.0 ISO 200 31 mm (35mm equiv.)

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Michael Rawluk from Williams Lake, BC, Canada

That is a lovely shot. I like the reflections in the water.

19 Mar 2015 5:35am

tataray from Charentes-Poitou, France

Superbes fleurs de belles couleurs et reflets magnifiques. )

19 Mar 2015 6:39am

FotoAnna ❀ from Mother earth, Netherlands

Stunning, Steven!

19 Mar 2015 8:40am

maximage from Mase, Switzerland

What a stunning colors!! Wonderful Steven!
Have a nice day.

19 Mar 2015 9:16am

grouser from Ludlow, United Kingdom

wonderful colour patterns and reflections

19 Mar 2015 10:33am

omid from mashhad, Iran

very nice shot!
such beautiful composition, colors, lighting & reflections!
A M A Z I N G !

19 Mar 2015 11:24am

Wayra from Roma, Italy

Gorgeous colour. I can fell the fresh water...

19 Mar 2015 12:07pm

Don - Slackwater from Spokane, United States

These are amazing plants. They make a wonderful capture in this fine picture.

19 Mar 2015 3:02pm

Bruce from Tacoma, United States

Looks like a Disney cartoon. :) Lovely photo.

19 Mar 2015 3:41pm

Tomek from Poznań, Poland

Amazing light and colors.:-)

19 Mar 2015 4:50pm

Sam from Chennai, India

What a beautiful image of these yellow lily pads. Gorgeous. :)

19 Mar 2015 5:41pm

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

They are like lovely parasols lining the water. Really stunning image

19 Mar 2015 5:53pm

LauraS from Chico, United States

This composition is so nice and so colorful, I want to see a jigsaw puzzle made from it, so I can piece it back together. It would be so fun.

19 Mar 2015 7:22pm

Patrick M. from Lille, France

Tropical athmospher, beautiful light

19 Mar 2015 7:34pm

RBL from Oxford, United States

This is gorgeous and so refreshing ... looking forward to seeing the foliage come back!

19 Mar 2015 8:12pm

Carol from Leamington, Canada

That is the coolest photo of lily pads that I have ever seen.... what a special place to visit! I love the koi and the abstract reflections, so cool! All is in harmony.... and an excellent visual!!

19 Mar 2015 9:28pm

Evelyne Dubos from Le Mans, France

Gorgeous compo, love it!

19 Mar 2015 9:52pm

Doug from Burnham-on-Sea, United Kingdom

Love the light and colour, superb

19 Mar 2015 10:10pm

Francisco Romero from Leon, Spain

Fantastic perspective created with such gorgeous flowers. Terrific.

19 Mar 2015 10:29pm

Adrienne from McAllen, United States

Amazing, looks like a Van Gogh painting

19 Mar 2015 11:40pm

Elaine Hancock from Rockville, United States

This is just beautiful! What a gorgeous setting! I bet the koi are happy there!

20 Mar 2015 12:50am

Stephen from Canberra, Australia

An enchanting scene!

20 Mar 2015 9:56am

L'angevine from Angers, France

oh excellent ces fleurs

20 Mar 2015 11:13am

Japanalia from Yokohama, Japan

Great arrangement! I love Chihuly's works and I think they have no better place than in a garden or park or conservatory! The reflection in the pool is magnificent!

20 Mar 2015 1:21pm

franz from Baden, Austria

wonderful jungle mood !

20 Mar 2015 1:29pm

Julie L. Brown, Photobirder from Indianapolis, Indiana, United States

Excellent exposure! Everything is so bright and detailed. Lovely sculptures.

21 Mar 2015 1:20am

Malaura from France

C'est tout à fait génial ! Vif et coloré, entraînant !

24 Mar 2015 8:26pm

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AWESOME by Carol