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Balloon Flower/Chinese Bellflower

Posted by
Steven (Chicagoland, United States) on 18 September 2018 in Plant & Nature and Portfolio.

To see how it got its name, see my photo taken last year HERE.
Photo captured July 10, 2018.

NIKON D7000 1/125 second F/5.6 ISO 450 66 mm

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Jypyä Pop from Turku, Finland

Beautiful blue

18 Sep 2018 5:20am

rem_la from Villiers, France

tres belle fleur

18 Sep 2018 5:20am

Claudine/canelle from Lorient, France

Quelle jolie robe !

18 Sep 2018 6:01am

pascale from Brussels, Belgium

splendid !!!

18 Sep 2018 6:07am

By Marie from Entre montagnes et Bretagne, France


18 Sep 2018 6:43am

Existence Artistique from Angers, France


18 Sep 2018 7:22am

Martine Libouton from Bousval, Belgium

Une très belle macro avec une belle lumière!

18 Sep 2018 8:34am

Dimitrios from ATHENS, Greece


18 Sep 2018 9:13am

grouser from Ludlow, United Kingdom

Beautiful light and colour

18 Sep 2018 9:32am

Shaun from Massachusetts, United States

This is superb. The detail and color are excellent, I really like the shadow on the flower. 5*

18 Sep 2018 10:00am

tataray from Charentes-Poitou, France

Détails sublimes...

18 Sep 2018 10:34am

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

I love how you have used the light. Gorgeous color and details

18 Sep 2018 12:30pm

Rick from Toronto, Canada

A five star image with exquisite light and sheer beauty !

18 Sep 2018 12:31pm

Tomek from PoznaƄ, Poland

Superb color and light.

18 Sep 2018 1:23pm

B. Thomas from Arlington, Texas, United States

Stunning and I'm always up for a purple and green color combo.

18 Sep 2018 1:30pm

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

beautiful close up

18 Sep 2018 1:36pm

willy from Belgium

une bien jolie fleur Steven


18 Sep 2018 2:31pm

Don from Spokane, United States

If I close up with excellent detail and color .

18 Sep 2018 3:06pm

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

Lovely picture !

18 Sep 2018 3:20pm

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

A gorgeous and richly detailed image of this blossom.

18 Sep 2018 4:37pm

Sam from Chennai, India

Gorgeous flower. Amazing details and colours. A fine shot. Love this. :)

18 Sep 2018 4:49pm

Elaine Hancock from Olney, United States

This is just stunning. Such an elegant flower. Beautiful color and fabulous detail. 5*

18 Sep 2018 5:13pm

sherri from Little Rock, Arkansas, United States

it's quite the star : - )

18 Sep 2018 5:54pm

Adela Fonts from Barcelona, Spain

Beautiful flower Excellent area of light and shade.

18 Sep 2018 8:09pm

Nina from Hamburg, Germany

a gorgeous photo of this delicate sun-kissed flower

18 Sep 2018 9:12pm

Michael Rawluk from Williams Lake, Canada

Beautiful with that great shadow.

18 Sep 2018 11:21pm

Nicou from Sion, Switzerland

Quel éclairage et rendu sur ce pétale quelle fleur sueprbe compo
Belle journée

19 Sep 2018 2:58am

Elizabeth Buckalew from United States

Such a pretty shot - I love seeing the veins in the petals!

19 Sep 2018 3:13am

London Caller from United Kingdom

This purple flower is extremely popular in Japan. :)

30 Sep 2018 6:48pm