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Posted by
Steven (Chicagoland, United States) on 14 August 2018 in Plant & Nature and Portfolio.

A hosta bud is preparing to reveal its beauty.
See it on Thursday!

Photo captured on July 11, 2018.

NIKON D7000 1/125 second F/5.6 ISO 640 62 mm

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tataray from Charentes-Poitou, France

Magnifique. Plein de délicatesse.

14 Aug 2018 5:11am

Jypyä Pop from Turku, Finland

Soon they all are open

14 Aug 2018 5:18am

Ronnie 2¢ from Atlantic Shores, United Kingdom

Can sense the energy here . .

14 Aug 2018 6:16am

Michael Skorulski from Toronto, Canada

So elegant and lovely.

14 Aug 2018 6:18am

jpla from St Barthélémy d, France

Joli bokeh

14 Aug 2018 6:21am

Claudine/canelle from Lorient, France

Superbe ..Merci

14 Aug 2018 6:26am

pascale from Brussels, Belgium

just lovely but i will see it when i will come back after my vacation :)

14 Aug 2018 7:22am

omid from mashhad, Iran

such beautiful composition, focus, colors, details & bokeh!
Lovely !!!!!

14 Aug 2018 9:05am

grouser from Ludlow, United Kingdom

Perfect title, lovely shot

14 Aug 2018 9:44am

fateme@@ from Dezful, Iran

Very beautiful colors and focus.

14 Aug 2018 10:38am

Devi from Chennai, India

wow !!! What a lovely image and title !!! Fantastic !!!!

14 Aug 2018 10:41am

Mhelene from Villiers-sur-Marne, France

Delicate and beautiful !

14 Aug 2018 11:05am

Shaun from Massachusetts, United States

Excellent image of the Hosta about to flower. 5*

14 Aug 2018 11:26am

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

Beautifully done !

14 Aug 2018 12:11pm

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

Beautiful details and clarity

14 Aug 2018 1:33pm

B. Thomas from Arlington, Texas, United States

Wonderful close up and use of DoF for background.

14 Aug 2018 2:30pm

Graciel·la (Vic. Catalonia) from CAT. New European State, Poland

By now it is very beautiful already.

14 Aug 2018 2:36pm

Martine Libouton from Bousval, Belgium

Belle prise !

14 Aug 2018 3:56pm

Remus from Portugal

The level of sharpness is impeccable.
It's a high quality floral photo

14 Aug 2018 4:19pm

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

A lovely image with these smooth colors.

14 Aug 2018 4:28pm

Don from Spokane, United States

Excellent capture. Great colors.

14 Aug 2018 5:03pm

willy from Belgium

un très joli bokeh Steven


14 Aug 2018 5:48pm

Nicou from Sion, Switzerland

Mervielleus plant avec ces boutons et comme elle courbe comme pour nous saluter superbe
belle soirée

14 Aug 2018 6:40pm

London Caller from United Kingdom

Still no flowers from my hosta (yet!). ;)
My lemongrass leaves have sprouted though.

14 Aug 2018 7:55pm

Adela Fonts from Barcelona, Spain


14 Aug 2018 8:13pm

Elaine Hancock from Olney, United States

Absolutely beautiful. Gorgeous color! I was outside trying to take some pictures of white hosta flowers this afternoon. They didn't turn so well. This is superb.

14 Aug 2018 9:25pm

sherri from Little Rock, Arkansas, United States

oh, this is just gorgeous

14 Aug 2018 11:28pm

Michael Rawluk from Williams Lake, BC, Canada

Lovely. I await the beautiful opening.

15 Aug 2018 12:18am

Elizabeth Buckalew from Flagstaff, United States

A gorgeous shot - nice depth of field! I'll look forward to Thursday!

15 Aug 2018 2:33am

Nina from Hamburg, Germany

soon in full bloom... a gorgeous photo of this elegant flower .

15 Aug 2018 4:38am