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Thursday, May 26, 2011

The Vibrant Marigold

Posted for the LEM Photo Challenge, Macro Flowers Saturday and Today's Flowers.

36 comments:

kaye said...

very vibrant--I do like a cheery patch of bright orange and yellow marigolds. thanks for stopping by :)

SquirrelQueen said...

Vibrant really describes this lovely little marigold, gorgeous shot Carletta.

George said...

This is a stunning photo -- absolutely gorgeous.

Gine said...

Pour une petite fleur, la rendre si éclatante par le piqué de la photo : magnifique !

Kala said...

Gorgeous, brilliant orange and yellow!

Ricardo Miñana said...

Vibra's spectacular colors.
you have a happy weekend.
a hug.

Sallie (FullTime-Life) said...

Amazing color -- just a beautiful shot! I love marigolds; we used to plant borders of them around our veg. garden (when we lived in Oregon) as they repel insects and slugs.

don said...

What a striking flower shot. Excellent detail and rich color make it stand right out. Very well done.

Pietro said...

What a wonderful shot, Carletta: a harmonious flower with a pretty color.

Linda Makiej said...

Terrific photo work... Happy Friday!!

Poetic Shutterbug said...

I just love marigolds and this shot is so vividly brilliant in color. Nice job.

Carolyn said...

nice flower....i like the color:-)

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Tara said...

Stunning, love the color

SweetMemoirs said...

vibrant indeed! happy weekend! :)

Maia said...

What a gorgeous color and an amazing macro!

maia.T said...

Beautiful, I like those bright, velvety petals.

Judy said...

What a good macro of that little workhorse of the garden world!!

minor said...

Very beautiful Marigold and Good Shot!

Sarah said...

Great shot and very vibrant.

Luna Miranda said...

stunning color! excellent shot.

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eileeninmd said...

Yoru marigold is lovely. The color is beautiful. Gorgeous image. have a great Sunday!

diane b said...

Sure is vibrant. Love how the petals are outlined.

Leora said...

I love how you can take the simple marigold and make it a queen.

chubskulit said...

What a vibrant color Carletta. This is my favorite one among other colors of marigold.

EG Wow said...

So beautiful in the garden!

Carver said...

The marigold has such a rich color.

Stephany said...

Beautiful shot (and color) of this marigold, Carletta! Love the yellow edges, it looks like a party flower. :)

Modern Mom said...

Gorgeous bloom!

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Tammie Lee said...

quite beautiful!

http://graceolsson.com/blog said...

vibrant color.congrats

Neal said...

Gorgeous...so vibrant.

Barbara said...

love the variety of shades of oranges in merigolds. Have a great week.

eden said...

Great shot. Love its colour.

Denise said...

Stunning shot Carletta, the color is gorgeous and that splash of yellow from the other flower, wow, what a fabulous contrast.

Stan said...

Exquisite flower! Well done--

Rose said...

Exquisite shot!

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