Pink Lupine

Uploaded: June 27, 2010 15:41:30


These beautiful wild lupines grow all over the place on the coast. I love the pinks with the purples!! They are so beautiful and hard to believe they are considered weeds!! (Not to me) Have a great day!

Exif: F Number: 4.5, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 10/800 seconds, Flash: did not fire., ISO: 100, FocalLength: 80.00 mm, Model: NIKON D80


Michelle Alton June 27, 2010

A gorgeous rendition! #1282736

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna June 27, 2010

Lovely image, Shelly! :-) k #8720164

Renata Gusciora June 27, 2010

Very beautiful,Shelly!I love the pinks even more than purple ones!:-) #8720228

Robert R. Goodman level-addict June 27, 2010

Hi Shelly,I agree with you.I consider them a wildflower.Beautiful capture,I have never seen pink before.The ones that grow here are called Mojave Lupine,they are blue in color.Stunning image!!! #8720248

Judy V. Kennamer level-classic June 27, 2010

Totally gorgeous Shelly!!! Not a week in my mind!!!! I wish we had weeds like this here! #8720285

Patrick Rouzes level-classic June 27, 2010

They grow wild in abundance here too,Shelly! Love the colors, focus, dof, b/g & comp on this lovely image! WTG! #8720329

Susan Weisensel June 27, 2010

They consider them wild, I think I have paid money for them here. Doesn't matter they are gorgeous Shelly, I also love the pink with the purple backgrond. #8720472

Sam Britt June 27, 2010

These are beautiful. I love the colors. Great capture, Shelly. #8720483

Gina M. Savage June 27, 2010

Weeds?? Wow...I remember them all over the place as Alan and I drove to Lake Placid, NY. I had no idea what they were called, but was fascinated with all the color variances. Beautiful work, Shelly. #8720527

Cathy Barrows June 28, 2010

beautiful...wish I had a yard full of those weeds #8721114

Cyn Valentine level-classic June 28, 2010

Gorgeous color and comp Shelly!! #8721122

Shelly A. Van Camp level-classic June 28, 2010

Thanks so much everyone! Have a nice day!! #8721428

Mike Clime June 28, 2010

Really beautiful and like the comp and dof! #8721776

David Van Camp June 28, 2010

These lupines are so beautiful. Wish we had them around here! Lovely capture & treatment, Shelly :) #8722065

Tommy E. Burgess June 28, 2010

Very beautiful floral with wonderful pastel color and a terrific composition Shelly!! #8722528

Renee Doyle level-classic June 28, 2010

Wonderfully composed and excellent capture of all this beautiful colour Shelly!!! Very pretty - weed or not!! #8722570

Shelly A. Van Camp level-classic June 29, 2010

Thanks so much everyone. #8723073

Amanda J. Tanner level-classic June 29, 2010

Should be on a greeting Card! Very Beautiful Shelly! #8723728

Dianna Murphy June 29, 2010

I plant them in my garden (the big ones) and they grow wild in abundance. I just love them. this is gorgeous. A winner Shel. #8723791

Shelly A. Van Camp level-classic June 29, 2010

Thank you, Amanda and Dianna! #8723996

Anita Hogue June 29, 2010

Wild flowers are my favorite! This is gorgeous Shelly! Sure bet we see this beautiful capture again! #8724176

Deborah C. Lewinson level-addict June 29, 2010

Gorgeous image, Shelly, outstanding lighting, colors, tones!

Debby #8724292

Shelly A. Van Camp level-classic June 29, 2010

Thanks Anita and Deb! #8724374

Ken Smith level-classic July 02, 2010

I always thought lupine was a wildflower...maybe only in Maine they're weeds? :-) Regardless, super job on this, Shelly! #8729591

Shelly A. Van Camp level-classic July 02, 2010

No, they are a weed...they grow everywhere and we were told some people think they grow too much!! Thanks Ken and have a nice day! #8730360

Ron McEwan July 03, 2010

Shelly I will never catch up, you have filled your gallery with so many great shots while I am gone. Love this, we are finding them in the high country out here in MT. I can't get close to this shot, beautiful work.
Thanks for commenting on my photos while I am gone. #8732906

Shelly A. Van Camp level-classic July 06, 2010

Thank you, Ron and have fun! #8737908

Freddy Bland July 12, 2010

Many congratulations, Shelly, on this outstanding Finalist!! Just Beautiful!! #8751662

Tamara K. Walker level-classic July 12, 2010


Nancyj E. Hovey level-classic July 12, 2010

on your very deserving FINALIST! 8o) #8752067

Robert R. Goodman level-addict July 12, 2010

Beautiful capture,Congratulations Shelly!! #8752105

Dianna Murphy July 12, 2010

Great job my friend. A warm congratulations on your wonderful finalist and a big good luck in the next round to you. #8752974

Gail Vitikacs level-classic July 12, 2010

Pump up the volume! I hear the CONGRATULATIONS pouring in for all of your wonderful finalists! #8753214

David Van Camp July 12, 2010

A wonderful weed they are :D That makes 2 big lupine Finalists!!! More CONGRATS! #8753387

Jack Gaskin July 12, 2010

Jack #8754110

Kathy Cline level-classic July 12, 2010


Renata Gusciora July 12, 2010

Congratulations on your beautiful finalist,Shelly!!!:-) #8754569

Cathy Barrows July 12, 2010

Congrats on your finalist...beautiful #8754750

Sam Britt July 12, 2010

Congratulations on this very pretty finalist, Shelly! #8755051

Tommy E. Burgess July 12, 2010

Huge congratulations on your ery beautiful nd well deserved finalist Shelly!! Best of luck in the next round! #8755563

Boyd L. Alexander July 13, 2010

Another huge congratulations on your gorgeous finalists Shelly!! Good luck in the next round!! #8756561

Patrick Rouzes level-classic July 13, 2010

CONGRATULATIONS on this superb finalist, Shelly! WTG! #8757196

Linda Blair July 13, 2010

Congratulations on your beautiful finalist!!!! #8757209

Jeana Clark July 13, 2010

Stunningly Beautiful Shelly-Girl!!!
Congratulations for this gorgeous Finalist!!!

~J~ #8757610

Linda D. Lester level-classic July 13, 2010

CONGRATULATIONS!!!!!!!! #8758379

Amanda O. Cannon July 13, 2010

Congrats to you....Love the contrasting colors... #8758592

Debra R. Harder July 13, 2010

Absolutely GORGEOUS, Shelly! Congratulations on another BEAUTIFUL finalist!! Deb #8758765

Julianne Bradford July 13, 2010

Beautiful work,congratulations once again Shelly! #8759917

ALLEN O. HOWARD July 14, 2010

Magnificent Shelly! Congrats! #8761983

Shelly A. Van Camp level-classic July 14, 2010

Thank you all so very much!! #8762663

Glenn E. Traver July 17, 2010

Congratulations Shelly, Beautiful ! ~ GT #8770187

Gary Lange July 22, 2010

Congrats on another!! Beautiful!! #8780432

Shelly A. Van Camp level-classic July 23, 2010

Thanks Glenn and Gary! #8781703

Shawn Jennings level-classic July 28, 2010

This is beautiful, Shelly! Congratulations on your finalist! #8791578

Shelly A. Van Camp level-classic August 08, 2010

Thanks Shawn! #8813641

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