In old folk-law if you wander into a ring of bluebells you will fall under a faerie spell and will soon die. Such a fearsome reputation for such an innocent flower me thinks.
very grim folklore for something so beautiful!! thankfully it isn't true -- i mean, you are still alive, right? ;) lovely!!
15 May 2009 6:40am
Nice angle of view Richard for this lovely bluebell ! Great contrast with this cloudy sky too.
15 May 2009 9:00am
Hey Richard, Hope you arer doing good! Liked all your recent posts! Wonderful work! Best wishes!
15 May 2009 9:14am
Really nice perspective and gorgeous color. Beautiful.
15 May 2009 11:49am
Composition -- ready made.... I was hoping you would get this.
15 May 2009 1:40pm
Oh! i've not heard that before! I hope i didn't do a circle around then when I went to the bluebell wood the other week, perhaps not, only part of a circle and that's why i ended up with the flu lol.
A beautifully crisp image and the colour is stunning.
15 May 2009 1:49pm
There are Blue Bells everywhere right now, and this is a prime example, it looks lovely !
15 May 2009 4:25pm
Me thinks so too.
15 May 2009 4:37pm
Me thinks as well. Love the shooting angle. Makes it look like a giant bluebell.
15 May 2009 4:44pm
Methinks, too. This is so nice and sharp. I think I'd be willing to risk the dire results to wander through the bluebells.
15 May 2009 7:23pm
quite the intriguing and powerful story for such a beautiful and seemingly innocent flower. great shot : )
15 May 2009 8:26pm
Stunning, superb perspective and excellent choice of view point.
15 May 2009 8:45pm
excellent framing!! well done
15 May 2009 9:12pm
These are so beautiful. Wonderful shot.
15 May 2009 9:55pm
I agree and a beautiful capture of this flower as well!
15 May 2009 10:18pm
Who would guess that from such a beautiful flower? The angle and DOF is very nice.
15 May 2009 11:35pm
Very nice composition, with this PoV, and the DoF.
16 May 2009 9:11am
Ah, but it saves the bluebells from being trampled to earth, now doesn't it. You gave it a space. best...jerry
16 May 2009 12:07pm
i like the shot, perfect dof. i hope you're feeling ok...
17 May 2009 6:45pm
A lovely and quality picture!
19 May 2009 8:27pm
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