This summer I grew sunflowers in my back yard so I could enjoy them everyday. What I didn’t realize is how many birds and insects would appreciate them too. This is one of many shots I was privledged to capture. Katy, TX USA


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I am a beginner and an enthusiast. I have a camera with me at all times, because beauty is everywhere!

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  • Larry Trupp
    Larry Truppabout 3 years ago

    Nice capture Dion

  • Thank you Larry!

    – DionNelson

  • Marie Sharp
    Marie Sharpabout 3 years ago

    Lovely capture!

  • Thank you Marie!

    – DionNelson

  • Laurie Minor
    Laurie Minorabout 3 years ago

    Lovely comp & perspective, Dion! The vibrant yellow against the blue sky is wonderful!

  • Thank you Laurie! I do love sunflowers:)

    – DionNelson

  • lorilee
    lorileeabout 3 years ago


  • Thank you so much!

    – DionNelson

  • Debbie Robbins
    Debbie Robbinsabout 3 years ago

    MAGNIFICENT.. love that POV… my fav flowers… drew me right in… SUPERB. :)))))

  • Thanks Debbie!! My favorite too just behind Magnolia!! So glad it got you:)

    – DionNelson

  • quiltmaker
    quiltmakerabout 3 years ago

  • Very happy for the feature!!! Thank you kindly!!

    – DionNelson

  • BriGt
    BriGtabout 3 years ago

    woww how perfect is this !! and the bees that just came at the right time for their shots to be taken :)… absolutely loooove this !!

  • I grew these in my back yard this year. They are sooo much fun to watch grow and all the little creatures that visit it daily are such a bonus. I have taken countless photos and love then all. I highly recommend growing them! Thanks so much for your support BriGt!!

    – DionNelson

  • BriGt
    BriGtabout 3 years ago

    I always loved the look of sunflowers but… i live in a area that is prone to frost ect.. so… not sure it is the ideal :(

  • Well at least you can enjoy them here:)

    – DionNelson

  • ♥⊱ B. Randi Bailey
    ♥⊱ B. Randi Ba...about 3 years ago

    Congratulations on your feature in Vibrant Plants group!!

    August 23, 2011

  • Thank you!! Much appreciated. I LOVE SUNFLOWERS!! I love sharing them too:)

    – DionNelson

  • LarryB007
    LarryB007about 3 years ago

    Congratulations on bieng featured, Great composition.

  • Thank you Larry!! Always a pleasant surprise to be featured. I have to say, mother nature did most of the work:)

    – DionNelson

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