Thursday, May 20, 2010

Magnolia Matchsticks

Howdee all,

Its Magnolia blossom time in North Carolina..

I fell in love with what I call, the matchsticks..

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14 comments:

  1. WOW, I can almost smell the sweet aroma! Awesome closeups Dawn!

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  2. Great close-ups! Some how it put me in the mood for french fries.Is that the flower the Grateful Dead were singing about back in the
    70's?

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  3. Lovely Magnolia bloom, they are in bloom here too. I never realized how similiar they are to water lilies before. I have a photograph of a water lily that looks so close to this one.

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  4. I can see why. Great macros Dawn.

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  5. Wow that first picture does really look like match sticks. So cool!

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  6. Such an artistic eye, beautiful! You displayed this blossom perfectly, I see exactly why you love this Magnolia, and now I appreciate it's beauty too.

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  7. Very cool sicksta! What camera did you use?

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  8. Oh my goodness - in that first shot you would swear they ARE match sticks! Very cool thinking on your part - I LOVE it! Great photos!

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  9. Dawn, these are lovely photos of Magnolia blossoms. Gorgeous close-ups! Oh, my goodness ... they really do look like match sticks.

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  10. You did a great job on those photos! They are so beautiful! The colors are so crisp!

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ok what do you really think?????