The bright orange-red poppies are in bloom in the gardens at Mill Creek Park in Youngstown, Ohio (USA) now – they always look so cheery! Taken with a Canon EOS Digital Rebel XTi and Canon EF100 f.2/8 macro lens.


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  • Sandra Lee Woods
    Sandra Lee Woodsover 2 years ago

    Beautiful Image.

  • Thanks, Sandra!

    – Monnie Ryan

  • AuntDot
    AuntDotover 2 years ago

    Wonderful capture, Monnie!

  • Thanks, Dot!

    – Monnie Ryan

  • Susie Peek
    Susie Peekover 2 years ago

    Gorgeous capture Monnie ~ we’re on the same wavelength again as I was getting poppies this morning ha ha :)

  • LOL! I think all that salty ocean air is a good conductor of brainwaves! Thanks!

    – Monnie Ryan

  • EdsMum
    EdsMumover 2 years ago

    Congratulations, 26/5/2012, Shirley

  • Wow – I’m honored! Thank you so much!

    – Monnie Ryan

  • EdsMum
    EdsMum8 months ago

    Congratulations – 11th Jan. 2014 – Shirley & Jean

    Comments welcome HERE

  • Much appreciated!

    – Monnie Ryan

  • Ana Belaj
    Ana Belaj8 months ago

    Congratulations on your wonderful feature,stunning work!

  • Thank you, Ana!

    – Monnie Ryan

  • Evita
    Evita8 months ago

    Beautiful work !!!

    Click on the link below to view your feature and congratulate your fellow artists
    Blooms (All Seasons Flowers) ~ FEATURE GALLERY ~ January 24th, 2014

  • Thank you, Evita!

    – Monnie Ryan

  • paintingsheep
    paintingsheep8 months ago

    Congratulations on your feature in Blooms!! Excellent work!

  • Thanks, Gena! I can use a shot of color this time of year!

    – Monnie Ryan

  • shiraz
    shiraz8 months ago

    Beautiful capture……….!

  • Thank you, Shiraz!

    – Monnie Ryan

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