Virginia bluebells is a spring ephemeral plant with bell-shaped sky-blue flowers opening from pink buds, native to moist woodland in eastern North America.
Picture taken in April 2011

Location: Smokey Mountains National Park > Tennessee > USA

Technique: single photo taken with Soft-Ray Diffuser filter.
Camera: Nikon D300
Lens: Nikkor 24-70mm f/2.8
Filters: UV + Diffuser
Tripod: Yes
Manual exposure, ISO 200, 1/60 sec at f/4.0
PP in Photoshop Lightroom 3

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  • FEATURED in Wildflowers of North America APRIL 2013
  • FEATURED in Blooms MAY 2013

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nature, outdoors, smokey mountains, spring, blue_flowers, tennessee, usa, wild flowers, jhrphotoart, featured _works

Janusz, known by friends as Yani and his wife Renata are a husband and wife with a passion for photography, painting, drawing, and art design.
Recently photography has become their main favorite past time with a special focus on scenic and nature photography.
They always strive to capture the mysterious beauty of nature by using inventive techniques and materials.

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Comments

  • Naveen  Sharma
    Naveen Sharmaover 3 years ago

    WOW Superb !!!

  • Robert Miesner
    Robert Miesnerover 3 years ago

    Very beautiful! I love the soft focus here, well done!

  • Gabrielle  Lees
    Gabrielle Leesover 3 years ago

    Very pretty! :) Love this! :)

    Gabe :)

  • Pam Hogg
    Pam Hoggover 3 years ago

    Oh I love this. Very pretty. Love how the colors pop!

  • Jeff Weymier
    Jeff Weymierover 3 years ago

    Lovely work.

  • JHRphotoART
    JHRphotoARTover 3 years ago

    Thank you very much to all who view and comment .

  • Carol Knudsen
    Carol Knudsenover 3 years ago

    Oh so very pretty!

  • Betty Maxey
    Betty Maxeyover 3 years ago

    Just beautiful!!

  • bushpoet
    bushpoetover 3 years ago

    Wonderful capture!

  • Phillip M. Burrow
    Phillip M. Burrowover 3 years ago

    Beautiful job!

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