Uploaded: May 25, 2008


Wild poppies growing in a field in Old Shasta, California

Exif: F Number: 8, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/250 seconds, Flash: did not fire., ISO: 200, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 200.00 mm, Model: NIKON D3


Nadya Johnson May 25, 2008

Really beautiful! I love the translucent petals and the way you caught the light and shadows here. Superb! #928653

Tonya R. Boles May 25, 2008

Beautiful. #5975539

A P May 25, 2008

I agree with Nadya. Love the light and shadows on this lovely capture, Patrick. #5975621

May 25, 2008

beaautiful, love the colors and the composition #5975732

Tarun Bose May 25, 2008

Outstanding capture with lovely lighting and clarity. Great shot Patrick. #5975736

Anastasia Hoff May 25, 2008

Beautiful capture. #5976051

Patrick Campbell May 25, 2008

Thank you everyone! #5976126

Mary Beth Aiello level-classic May 25, 2008

Excellent light and shadows, Patrick. Very beautiful. #5976650

Patrick Campbell May 26, 2008

Thank you Mary Beth! #5979568

Kathy L. Clark June 19, 2008

Congrats Patrick on your gorgeous finalist. #6078679

Marisol Pastor June 19, 2008

Beautiful image Patrick. Congratulations! #6080210

Patrick Campbell June 20, 2008

Thank you Kathy and Marisol! #6085573

Kristi A. Howson June 20, 2008

Congratulations on this wonderful Finalist Patrick! Gorgeous lighting and detail! #6087295

Eugenio Diaz June 20, 2008

Congratulations on this AMAZING finalist!!!!!!
Well done!!!!! #6087610

Colette M. Metcalf June 21, 2008

Congratulations!!!! #6089073

Patrick Campbell June 21, 2008

Thanks everyone! #6091266

Vladan D. Djordjevic June 22, 2008

Terrific lighting and colors. Great image!

Congratulations, Patrick! #6094488

Gary Lange June 23, 2008

Patrick, this is a SUPERB view of these poppies. Many congrats on this shot! How do you like your D3? I just got my D300 and I love mine.

Congrats again! #6096786

Patrick Campbell June 23, 2008

Thank you Vladan and Gary! Gary, the D3 is fabulous! Great color and low light sensitivity. #6097205

Lisa J. Boulden level-classic August 19, 2008

Gorgeous color and light!
~Lisa #6331654

Patrick Campbell August 26, 2008

Thanks Lisa! #6371229

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