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Poppy and sky by Veikko  Suikkanen



I was today in the daytime garden collectsing the strawberries, I took with the same pics my beautiful californica poppies. In the Salo southern Finland

Canon EOS 40D
Canon EF-S 17-85MM 1:4-5.6 IS USM

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I am Veikko Suikkanen, artist and photographer from Finland. I have painted all my life, I use oil colors and soft pastels. Photography has been my life for nearly 30 years, as well as digital artwork I’ve done a few years.
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  • Adri  Padmos
    Adri Padmosover 4 years ago

    Brilliant picture Veikko!
    Stunning pov and dof.

  • Thanks very much Adri!

    – Veikko Suikkanen

  • Brian Carey
    Brian Careyover 4 years ago

    Fabulous colours and pow, great shot Veikko!

  • Thanks very much Brian!

    – Veikko Suikkanen

  • Virginia N. Fred
    Virginia N. Fredover 4 years ago

    Oh how wonderful the look fabulous against the blue sky, nice work..gina

  • Thanks very much Gina!

    – Veikko Suikkanen

  • David Lewins
    David Lewinsover 4 years ago

    Excellent Veikko, love the back lighting and DoF, a well thought out image with wonderful colours.

  • Thanks very much David for comments!

    – Veikko Suikkanen

  • Rebecca Cozart
    Rebecca Cozartover 4 years ago

    Love it!

  • Thanks very much Rebecca!

    – Veikko Suikkanen

  • JRGarland
    JRGarlandover 4 years ago

    Excellent capture.

  • Thank you JR!

    – Veikko Suikkanen

  • Lisawv
    Lisawvover 4 years ago

    Beautiful, outstanding lighting and colors.

  • Thanks so much Lisa!

    – Veikko Suikkanen

  • lorilee
    lorileeover 4 years ago


  • Thanks so much Lorilee!

    – Veikko Suikkanen

  • Ranald
    Ranaldover 4 years ago

    I am not a fan of flower shots…..except when they are as good as this. Wonderful.

  • Thanks very much Ranald!

    – Veikko Suikkanen

  • dinghysailor1
    dinghysailor1over 4 years ago


  • Thanks very much Maggie!

    – Veikko Suikkanen

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