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Rising Out from the Abyss

Posted by
Steven (Chicagoland, United States) on 1 August 2018 in Plant & Nature and Portfolio.

A hosta's bud emerges from below the foliage with the help of a long stem.

Photo captured June 24, 2018.

NIKON D7000 1/125 second F/5.6 ISO 1100 105 mm

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Michael Skorulski from Toronto, Canada

Very lovely. The type of image I enjoy.

1 Aug 2018 5:26am

Ginnie from Netherlands

Wow observant of you, Steven!

1 Aug 2018 5:29am

tataray from Charentes-Poitou, France

Admirable, couleurs superbes.

1 Aug 2018 5:29am

Devi from Chennai, India

Lookis very very beautiful !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

1 Aug 2018 5:40am

Jypyä Pop from Turku, Finland

It is new life...

1 Aug 2018 5:46am

Nina from Hamburg, Germany

wonderful close up of this beautiful blooming plant

1 Aug 2018 6:16am

By Marie from Entre montagnes et Bretagne, France

Delicious and beautiful

1 Aug 2018 6:39am

Gérard Flayol from Allauch, France

It's not a monster this superb close up !

1 Aug 2018 6:40am

Anna Cherer from LA ROCHELLE, France

A beautiful capture ! so nice and fragile !

1 Aug 2018 6:41am

Ronnie 2¢ from Atlantic Shores, United Kingdom

. . from small beginnings . .

1 Aug 2018 6:53am

Martine Libouton from Bousval, Belgium

Belle prise !

1 Aug 2018 7:38am

Nazzareno from Rome, Italy

A beautiful capture.

1 Aug 2018 9:25am

grouser from Ludlow, United Kingdom

Top notch depth of field and focus control. Lovely

1 Aug 2018 9:33am

Mhelene from Villiers-sur-Marne, France

Wonderful and delicate composition.

1 Aug 2018 10:27am

Existence Artistique from Angers, France


1 Aug 2018 10:41am

beach from Oshawa, Ontario, Canada


1 Aug 2018 11:22am

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

Nice composition and excellent brightness control !

1 Aug 2018 11:26am

Marité from France

Elle cherche la lumière... Elle va y arriver :-)
Bonne journée !

1 Aug 2018 11:35am

Maria-Lina from Brownsburg Chatham, Canada

Tellement beau, superbe!!! Bise, bonne mercredi tout doux!

1 Aug 2018 12:29pm

Shaun from Massachusetts, United States

Superb image and excellent focusing. 5*

1 Aug 2018 1:41pm

Don from Spokane, United States

A picture that is so well named. The small image rising from the setting below is excellent.

1 Aug 2018 3:48pm

Remus from Portugal

Excellent simplicity.
And the fact that the element to blossom, have stayed exactly in the darkest zone, is a master detail.
Well done!

1 Aug 2018 4:26pm

omid from mashhad, Iran

such beautiful frame, focus, DOF & colors!
L O V E L Y !!!!

1 Aug 2018 5:42pm

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

A beautiful emergence from the deep greens.

1 Aug 2018 5:52pm

fateme@@ from Dezful, Iran


1 Aug 2018 7:45pm

sherri from Little Rock, Arkansas, United States

aptly named and so beautifully photographed

1 Aug 2018 9:52pm

Denny Jump from Bellevue, WA, United States

This is wonderful, Steven! I love how hosts do this ;-)

1 Aug 2018 10:42pm

London Caller from United Kingdom

So beautiful! Almost like a lotus.

1 Aug 2018 11:07pm

B. Thomas from Arlington, Texas, United States

Excellent image and great title.

1 Aug 2018 11:57pm

Elaine Hancock from Olney, United States

This is gorgeous! A spectacular macro image! Gorgeous color and detail and great focus! I love the title!

2 Aug 2018 1:47am

Elizabeth Buckalew from Flagstaff, United States

OMG - this is one of your very best, Steven! Beautiful clarity - love the DOF! Round of applause!

2 Aug 2018 3:37am

pascale from Brussels, Belgium

splendid pop
fabulous photo !

2 Aug 2018 5:00am