GGW Picture This Photo Contest: Flowering Trees

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Update [7/27/2009]: Wow. Got a runner-up. “Beautifully lit and tightly cropped, Craig’s shot has it all. The strong curves and intense colors make this image a keeper. Excellent technique!" Thanks for the kind words, Rob.

My entry into Gardening Gone Wild's July photo contest: Salix sachalinensis 'Sekka' (Salix udensis 'Sekka')

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The contest made me realize that I'm pretty weak on the flowering trees and shrubs in my garden. Or at least the spectacular ones.

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July 27, 2009

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July 9, 2009

Lisa at Greenbow @ 5:54 pm #

A great photo of this one though.

July 10, 2009

Neato!

Raji @ 1:48 pm #

beautiful picture

July 13, 2009

You don’t really need more than this one, photo-wise… that’s a great picture, Craig!

July 15, 2009

Miss canthus @ 12:45 am #

Salix udensis ‘Sekka’ …une beauté que j’ai aussi dans mon jardin…!
Si tu aimes les saules, voici un des plus beaux, le saule à chatons noirs, Salix mélanostachys , ici en fleurs dans mon jardin…:

http://misscanthus.romandie.com/category/3517/17650

bonne journée

TexasDeb @ 6:36 am #

Quality not quantity they say and this is a top notch shot. I really like the warm tones of the yellows and brown against the blue sky and the texture of the blooms can’t be beat. Nice work!

July 21, 2009

It’s not pink and frilly, but a very good picture! I like the texture and the fact that it is something different. Good Luck in the contest.

July 31, 2009

Congratulations, Craig. I am happy to see you were recognized – I love your photography.

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