* Radiating *

© Carolyn J. Connolly

* Radiating *<p>

Uploaded: May 26, 2011

Description

Phil's brother, John, has been having LOTS more tests done...and it is planned tomorrow (our time) that he will have a defibrillator fitted to slow down his heart rate when it starts racing! We wish him ALL the best for a speedy recovery after that! :o)

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Part of the delicate flower head high up on top of one of our Umbrella Tree (Schefflera/Brassaia actinophylla) branches! Birds visiting our garden sometimes fight over who is going to get to get these delicacies!

Captured mid-afternoon, in late autumn, on the 23rd of May 2011...

Category: ~ Nature & Landscapes ~



Exif: F Number: 5.6, Exposure Bias Value: -0.30, ExposureTime: 1/800 seconds, Flash: reserved, ISO: 200, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 150.00 mm, Model: E-620

Comments

Avril Young May 26, 2011

Beautiful Carolyn...I love birds in the garden.. #1380202

Paul E. Earl May 26, 2011

I remember having these in Sydney and the lorikeets loved them.
A beautiful capture. Great title too. #9428918

Douglas Pignet May 26, 2011

kewl find and capture #9429023

Ron McEwan May 26, 2011

Pure joy I am sure watching the birds. Sharp detail and that sky for the BG is gorgeous. #9429237

Joy Rector May 26, 2011

beautiful #9429241

Deborah C. Lewinson level-addict May 26, 2011

Beautiful eye catching image, Carolyn!

Debby #9429364

May 27, 2011

Good colourful, bright shot, just what we all need to brighten us up. Just had a message from John, his surgery has been delayed. I bet he's bored stiff with no camera or computer!! #9432107

Graham Robards May 27, 2011

Wonderful card Carolyn, the sky is just so perfect as a baqckdrop for this flower on the Umbreaala tree!

Yes, poor John Tony, pity he got a virus, it would be over and done with by now!I didn't know he didn't have a computer.

Graham is going to pop into hospital tomorrow and loan him a little notebook (laptop) that has wireless broadband so at least he will be able to stay in touch with us all!

~Pat #9432121

Lorraine A. Cook May 28, 2011

BEAUTIFUL! LOVE that BLUE sky and those red umbrella tree branches....PERFECT POV, Carolyn!!<:))

Please tell John I miss him and pray (to Saint Katharine Drexel) for him daily.

#9432292

Amanda J. Tanner level-classic May 28, 2011

A wonderful capture Carolyn. I have never seen blooms like these. They are beautiful. My prayers are with John. I hope he will be out of the hospital and well soon. #9432427

MELODIE C. ROBERTS May 28, 2011

Beautiful capture Carolyn

Please give Johnny my best #9433065

Heather Loewenhardt level-deluxe May 30, 2011

What unusual blossoms Carolyn. Love the angle, the clarity and that blue background. #9436298

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