Madison Indiana Photography

“Clifty Falls Wildflowers”


Thought I might share another photo, this time a wildflower from early spring, early spring wildflowers seems like an eternity ago now but here it goes anyway. I shot this beautiful little wildflower in Clifty Falls State Park near Madison Indiana along one of the trails that crisscross the park.

Blue Eyed Mary’s are one of my favorite wildflowers to shoot because of the beautiful blue color and also the small delicate structure of the plant make it a great subject as well. These wonderful wildflowers can usually be found in early spring along rocky creek bottoms and along gently sloping hillsides, they are very easy to miss as you hike the woodlots and canyon floors because of the very small size of this plant but once you find them their color alone makes up for their size.

This particular subject’s bloom was a bit larger then a pea  and not an easy subject to photograph but after a little work I finally was able to bring out all the structure and color in this beautiful subject.

So if you ever get up to Clifty falls in the spring take the time to hunt for this little gem you will be glad you did, thanks for stopping by and taking a look, and as always click on the image for best viewing !!

 

                                                                                                                                                                                       

 

 

 

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September 20, 2011 - Posted by | abstract, art, blue, blue-eyed mary, Clifty Falls, closeup, creek, flower photography, hiking, indiana photographers, indiana wildflowers, macro, macro photography, Madison Indiana, madison indiana photographers, madison indiana photography, nature, nature photography, photographer, photography, state parks, thoughts, travel, West Street Art Center, wildflowers

4 Comments »

  1. That is one lovely photo.

    Comment by Sony Fugaban | January 27, 2012 | Reply

  2. Reblogged this on Madison Indiana Photography.

    Comment by Bernie Kasper | March 25, 2012 | Reply

  3. Beautiful, Bernie!

    Comment by montucky | March 26, 2012 | Reply

  4. Very beautiful capture Bernie!

    Comment by BoJo Photo | April 5, 2012 | Reply


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