6.28.2010


Live in the Sunshine


"Just living is not enough," said the butterfly.
"One must have sunshine,
freedom,
and a little flower."
~Hans Christian Anderson

{this one is especially for my sister who lives in the sunshine even while it's raining. i love you }

Took this photo with my new birthday present~
The 60mm AF-S Micro Nikkor lens.

16 comments:

dutchbaby said...

Fantastic quote! You did your new lens proud!

darlin said...

Chasity what a stunning photo, awesome close up! I love your choice of words as well, very nice.

The Quintessential Magpie said...

XOXOXO,

Sheila :-)

Stacey Dawn said...

How sweet is this!
Love it!

Poetic Shutterbug said...

Wow, magnificent shot with such rich detail and smooth composition.

Leah C said...

Wow...a burst of sunshine!! Love it:)

Rambling Woods said...

You do take just stunning photos....Your birthday present is serving you well....Michelle

Jay said...

Great shot! I think what makes it more interesting than a standard 'flower head' shot is that the petal at the stalk is torn off. Nice!

Manang Kim said...

That is so cool!!


Purple blossom

Scott said...

I've been away visiting family for a couple weeks, but I'm so glad to get back and visit your blog and see all the beautiful photos you've posted recently. Very nice!

the wild raspberry said...

Wow, Chas! What amazing detail you got with your new lens. I love it!
xoxo
Love, Debbie

Bernie said...

Love it, so very pretty. Happy Birthday Chas, hope you had a wonderful day. Many prayers for Shauna as always.....:-) Hugs

Tracy said...

HAPPY BIRTHDAY... belated, but wishing a beautiful year, Chas! Your new gift looks like your new best friend. ;o) Happ Days ((HUGS))

EG Wow said...

This is such a cheerful bloom! :))

Rick said...

Nice result from the birthday present! I have the equivalent Canon lens - love it.

JMS* said...

Simple et éclatant !
J'aime beaucoup cette sobriété !