Made a quick stop at Mill Creek Park early this afternoon and found several new flowers in bloom as well as this year’s huge tulips like this one (which are starting to fade away now). Taken with a Canon Digital Rebel XTi and Canon EF 100 f/2.8 macro lens.


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  • dgscotland
    dgscotlandover 2 years ago

    Lovely macro image Monnie..well done.

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  • Thanks so much!

    – Monnie Ryan

  • Jack Ryan
    Jack Ryanover 2 years ago

    Wow! Certainly worth the trip!!! Great shot!

  • Thankin’ you!

    – Monnie Ryan

  • Peter Stone
    Peter Stoneover 2 years ago

    Beautiful capture Monnie

  • Thanks so much, Peter!

    – Monnie Ryan

  • Susie Peek
    Susie Peekover 2 years ago

    This is so gorgeous Monnie ~ lovely colours and detail :)

  • Thanks, Susie – I’m just glad I got it before the tulips disappear totally!

    – Monnie Ryan

  • AuntDot
    AuntDotover 2 years ago

    What a gorgeous, gorgeous color! Nicely captured, Monnie!

  • Thank you, Dot – I admit I love this one a lot!

    – Monnie Ryan

  • Evita
    Evitaover 2 years ago
  • Wow – I’m honored! Thanks, Evita!

    – Monnie Ryan

  • Sandra Lee Woods
    Sandra Lee Woodsover 2 years ago

    Wow Congrats Monnie. This is really beautiful. I just love closeups like this.

  • Thanks so much, Sandra!

    – Monnie Ryan

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  • Ray Clarke
    Ray Clarkeover 2 years ago

  • Julie  White
    Julie Whiteover 2 years ago

    Outstanding beauty.

  • Thanks so much, Julie!

    – Monnie Ryan

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