Two Blue

Uploaded: August 31, 2013


Staff Favorite - Flowers - August 2013

Blue Daze flowers, also known as Hawaiian Blue Eyes, scientific name evolvulus glomerata.
The little blue flowers, each about the size of a nickel, bloom along branches of slightly hairy gray-green foliage, and close up at night.
These blue daze are growing in a pot along with sweet potato vine, the yellow-green leaves in the background.
Minor sharpening in CS. (No color adjustment ... they really are this beautiful blue!)

Exif: F Number: 7.1, Exposure Bias Value: 0.67, ExposureTime: 1/30 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 200, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 100.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS REBEL T2i


Patrick Rouzes level-classic August 31, 2013

Aaazing clarity, colors, detail, focus & comp, Peggy. Beautifully done.

Peggy Pfister level-classic August 31, 2013

Thank you so much, Patrick! (This is one of my favorite flowers.) #10827649

frank w. degenhardt level-classic September 07, 2013

Blue is a color of flower that is relatively new to me, but it has fast become one of my favorite colors for a flower. The reason is obvious by your gorgeous picture here of these Two Blue flowers and how pretty they are. Love the color combination of the blue and green, superb lighting, clear and sharp details and textures. A beauty for sure my friend. #10835851

Peggy Pfister level-classic September 07, 2013

Thank you so much for your kind comment, Frank! Have a wonderful day! #10836003

Joannie Bertucci level-classic September 23, 2013

Charming little flowers and your composition brings their delicateness to the forefront Peggy! I love blue and this shade is so beautiful! #10851781

Peggy Pfister level-classic September 23, 2013

Warm thanks, Joannie! Much appreciated! #10851866

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