Blue Blowing... by Bob Daalder

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This one makes my day… it has a lightness that makes me think of an early Spring. A clear and bright morning. Me, walking to the train to go to work, whistling ‘My Funny Valentine’ and hoping to meet Chet around the corner…

Canon EOS 60D, Tokina AT-X Pro D 100mm F2.8 Macro

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Music Spirit (Nov 3 2011)
Depth Of Field (Nov 3 2011)


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Bob is especially interested in ‘the soul’ of the things without one, the expressiveness of the lifeless, the essence of material….. macro photography, ‘things’ in particular.
‘Things’ don’t have the tendency to walk away, to fly, to move, to have a meaning, are always present and do not complex, have patience, don’t nag etc. etc….. As Bob wrote in his profile… “I like it simple!”…

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    JUSTARTover 2 years ago

    beautiful shot and sparkling

  • Hi Syl, I knew it was you the moment I noticed some one wrote a comment…. and I appreciate it every time you do! thanks….

    – Bob Daalder

  • Gregoria  Gregoriou Crowe
    Gregoria Greg...over 2 years ago

    Is it Chet Baker you are hopping to meet Bob… I like his version of ‘My Funny Valentine’ … The mood of your photo is just fantastic… Great work… ;-)

  • Thanks a lot Gregoria…Yes, I love Chet! Just check my page

    – Bob Daalder

  • liesbeth
    liesbethover 2 years ago

    funny.. to me it has the lightness of a freezing winter’s day where the sun decides to give us just a little bit of warmth.. ;) mooi..

  • dank je Liesbeth! but I think we’re thinking about the same feeling, don’t we?

    – Bob Daalder

  • Melinda Potter
    Melinda Potterover 2 years ago

    (clapping) Gorgeous! It brightens my day! I just love the imperfections, scratches, and scrapes, they’re perfect

  • thank you, thank you! much appreciated…

    – Bob Daalder

  • AliciaYoungken
    AliciaYoungkenover 2 years ago

    Beautiful bokeh, and soothing colors!!!

  • that’s a wonderful compliment Alicia! thanks…

    – Bob Daalder

  • LynnEngland
    LynnEnglandover 2 years ago

    Great capture ! Composition, tone ,contrast …..and shimmering light!! great work!

  • wow…. that’s a great compliment! thanks a lot…

    – Bob Daalder

  • Karen  Betts
    Karen Bettsover 2 years ago

    THANK YOU FOR SUBMITTING YOUR WORK TO The Tools Group 2 per day.

  • always a pleasure Karen!

    – Bob Daalder

  • artisandelimage
    artisandelimageover 2 years ago

  • wonderful Francis!

    – Bob Daalder

  • liesbeth
    liesbethover 2 years ago

    ye..i think we do.. (^_^)

  • wat heerlijk dat mensen het toch zo eens kunnen zijn met elkaar…. ;-)

    – Bob Daalder

  • Danica Radman
    Danica Radmanover 2 years ago

  • this is fabulous Danica! thanks a lot…

    – Bob Daalder

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