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High-resolution desktop wallpaper Golden State Poppies by bfisher
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Golden State Poppies

April 29th, 2009

I snapped this shot of some California golden poppies (the state flower) as I was walking around. I liked the beautiful orange and yellow colors of the petals on the green background. The DOF was just what I wanted.

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Comments from the Community

Posted By: tog5632
about 15 years, 2 months ago
As far as I'm concerned, one of the best macro shots on IFL! It's just fantastic. The colors are brilliant and the focus and perspective are stunning! Amazing job! Sitting proudly on my desktop to represent my favorite state!
Posted By: lerch84
about 15 years, 2 months ago
This flower is amazing! I love its color and its shape. I would like to have a lot of those in my backyard..great macro shot!
Posted By: stubulman
about 15 years, 2 months ago
What a lovely shot. The poppies are all facing the same direction, probably in a effort to collect the light of the sun. Very comforting mood.
Posted By: Ben Gustafson
about 15 years, 2 months ago
Love the colors...very simple.
Posted By: Joost
about 15 years, 2 months ago
Nice man ;)

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Posted By: bfisher
about 15 years, 2 months ago
Thanks all! Glad you like it. =)
Posted By: D
about 15 years, 2 months ago
The thumbnail doesn't do it justice. I didn't think it'd be anything special based on the thumbnail (unlike so many others on this site, where the thumbnail is much nicer), but once I opened a higher resolution, it really is a great shot. Good job.
Posted By: Augo23
about 15 years, 2 months ago
Great shot.
Posted By: ChroniKid
about 15 years, 2 months ago
I almost never put macro shots on my desktop, but this is simply beautiful. You can even see the pollen collected inside the petals! Great work.
Posted By: stubulman
about 15 years, 2 months ago
Surge, just a point of clarification. Is this indeed a macro shot?
Posted By: enslen
about 15 years, 2 months ago
This is a wonderful shot. The colors are fantastic, the depth of field is perfect, the flowers themselves are phenomenal specimens, and the angle is a really nice touch. I imagine this being my background for quite some time.
Posted By: bfisher
about 15 years, 2 months ago
Stubulman, if you mean, taken with a Macro lens, no. This shot was taken with a 18-70mm ED lens.

Thanks to all for your comments. They are much appreciated.
Posted By: Actias Luna
about 15 years, 2 months ago
What a wonderful Desktop Background. Goes really well with the Windows XP Zune theme. :)
about 15 years, 1 month ago
Good job! Make more pictures.

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