This entry was posted on 17. January, 2009 by TheDailyClick. It was filed under January and was tagged with Dandelion, Dandelion Seed Head, Macro, Nature, Photography, Weeds.
Something about this picture is so alluring, but I can’t pinpoint exactly what it is. Maybe it’s the wispy-ness (is that even a word?), the delicate white stands blurring into the darkness, or the fact that each seed is held together so loosely that I wanna blow on it to watch them all drift away in the wind. Whatever it is, it really draws you into the picture, makes you look at things we normally take for granted. So simple, yet so complex. Thanks for the moment of reflection.
17. January, 2009 at 05:31
I think Wispy-ness is a word. I can see wispyness in the picture. I love the perspective of this one
17. January, 2009 at 06:57
I love this photo too. It has a magical etheral quality to it.
When I was a child we used to think these dandlylion seeds were fairies. We used to capture them gently in our hands and then make a wish before letting them float away.
17. January, 2009 at 07:46
this really does have a magical quality to it. I see Disney taking this image and zooming so that we could see fairies dancing in the lights. A whole new series could be developed 😉
17. January, 2009 at 08:11
I immediately thought magical too. Such a beautiful image. You used your DOF so wonderfully here to give it that wispy-ness Lynne described. You have such a great eye for these things and talent to technically pull off the effect you want. You make it look SO much easier than it really is 🙂
17. January, 2009 at 08:54
Amazing!! It’s one of those pics you can sit and stare at. I agree with Amy, you make it look so easy!
17. January, 2009 at 09:31
17. January, 2009 at 14:01
Ooooooh nice! Very whimsy…and wispy 🙂
17. January, 2009 at 14:40
17. January, 2009 at 22:20
Very good. I’m longing for the dandelion days.
18. January, 2009 at 08:45
I like this, it looks so soft. Beautiful.
19. January, 2009 at 03:38
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