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Beautiful Quarter Horse feasting on the bluebonnets in Texas in a backyard pasture of an old farmhouse

Since 9/29/09: 514 views, 48 favs as of 2/3/10

This is one of my fav pictures!

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horses, wildflowers, texas, bluebonnets

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  • georgieboy98
    georgieboy98almost 5 years ago

    What a wonderful scene and a superb photo. I love the concentration in the horse’s expression. A cracker mate! Hugs, Peter

  • This picture wakes me up every morning and I have it as a wall paper on my computer screen. Even though we had the hurricane strike last fall and a drought all winter and spring, our wildflowers were as beautiful as I’ve never seen them before! This horse, in the bluebonnets, caught my eye driving down the freeway at 130KM/H. I came to a screetching halt in the middle of a freeway, almost got rear-ended, lucky I had my little DMC-TZ3 with the 280mm zoom because he was way in the back of the field! It was worth it! :D

    – worldtripper

  • Barssel
    Barsselalmost 5 years ago

    This would make a great addition to the Equine Art and Photography

  • Thank you so very much – I am brand new at the site, how would I do that?

    – worldtripper

  • Barbara  Brown
    Barbara Brownalmost 5 years ago

    What a wonderful image! The clarity of the horses and the burst of color in the flowers around them is beautiful!

  • A million thanks, Barbara, the Texas Bluebonnets bring so much joy to us in springtime and this year was just incredible, and throwing in the beautiful horse – well it’s just a wonderful bonus! :D marita

    – worldtripper

  • Merrilyn Hunt
    Merrilyn Huntalmost 5 years ago

    Great Texas country shot! Nice capture Worldtripper!!

  • Many thanks for your kind words Merrilyn! In springtime Texas is covered in wildflowers, it’s quite spectacular.Cheers. marita

    – worldtripper

  • Stephen Thomas
    Stephen Thomasalmost 5 years ago

    Sweet photo!

  • This photo is one of the reasons I always carry my little Pansonic-DMCTZ3 on me, caught this horse in the field in the corner of my eye driving down the freeway at 70MPH. Came to a screetching halt, almost got rear-ended, and thanks to that awesome little 280mm zoom on the little camera – I now have this favourite shot of mine :D…

    – worldtripper

  • Teresa Zieba
    Teresa Ziebaalmost 5 years ago

    Absolutely amazing my friend. Only in Texas….

  • You’re absolutely correct, Teresa! We’re just covered in wildflowers in springtime. The highway department actually seeds them and doesn’t mow the grass, so when travelling the highways and byways you’re just surrounded by colour everywhere!

    – worldtripper

  • Gary Kelly
    Gary Kellyalmost 5 years ago

    What a stunning shot! Some images grab your attention at first sight, and that’s one of those… rare as they may be.

  • I consider myself soooo lucky to have been able to shoot this photo and it’s one of my all time fav’s now! thank you Gary!

    – worldtripper

  • Marjorie Wallace
    Marjorie Wallacealmost 5 years ago

    Oh my Gosh! This is so beautiful. A horse grazing on Blue Bonnets. It does get any more “Texas” than that! A stunning capture and instant favorite.

  • Lois  Bryan
    Lois Bryanalmost 5 years ago

    how lovely!!!!!!!!! So so sweet!!!!!

  • Yeeehawwww – thanks babe!!!!!!!!!!!!

    – worldtripper

  • jujubean
    jujubeanalmost 5 years ago

    WELCOME to Texas!!! and the Bubble! :)

  • Much obliged, ma’m :D! Howdy and oh yeah….yeeehawwww!

    – worldtripper

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