Madison Indiana Photography

Backyard Flowers…Coneflower


Here are some images from my backyard flowers series and today’s subject is Coneflowers. These beautiful flowers have always been one my favorites to photograph they have a great photographic quality to them that lends to many hours of photography.

I really like the structure of the flower , from the erect posture of the flower itself to the long flowing petals in the bloom as well as the seed head that forms later. There are so many different ways to photograph this plant and they seem to last longer than any of my other flowering plants in my garden.

And then there is that incredibly vivid color that every plant has, truly one of the coolest blooms on any of all the cultivated flowers.

So if your looking for something to plant in your garden for looks and photographic quality you can’t go wrong with the coneflower. Thanks for stopping by and taking a look and as always click on the images for best viewing !!

 

 

                                                                                                                                                                    coneflower 2 2013

 

                                                                                                                                                                           coneflower 1 2013

coneflower 1 2013

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August 22, 2013 - Posted by | art, coneflower, flower photography, flowers, indiana photographers, life, macro, macro photography, Madison Indiana, madison indiana photographers, madison indiana photography, nature, nature photography, photography, random, thoughts, West Street Art Center | , , , , , , ,

13 Comments »

  1. Thanks for the tip! I’m always looking for easy, colorful things to put in my flower beds just for the purpose of having something to shoot when I get a new-to-me old camera.

    Comment by Jim Grey | August 22, 2013 | Reply

  2. Beautiful

    Comment by logphotography | August 22, 2013 | Reply

  3. Bernie, these are absolutely gorgeous. I love the shallow deph of field on these!

    Comment by Howard Grill | August 22, 2013 | Reply

  4. Lovely shots, Bernie. It’s always nice to see the flower repeated as oof color in the background.

    Comment by Steve Gingold | August 22, 2013 | Reply

    • Thanks Steve, I agree with that it just adds more to the image with the flower colors as bg as well.

      Comment by Bernie Kasper | August 23, 2013 | Reply

  5. Great photos Bernie, and yes coneflowers are superb subjects!

    Comment by dhphotosite | August 23, 2013 | Reply

  6. Real beauties. I like the shallow dof, and the compositions.

    Comment by Anita Bower | August 24, 2013 | Reply

  7. Love your photography. Indiana caught my eye! I used to live just north of Indy in the city of Anderson. Miss it a lot up there!

    Comment by Andy Oldham | November 8, 2013 | Reply


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