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Gingko Bloom (Male Tree)

Posted by
Ruthiebear (Titusville, NJ, United States) on 17 July 2013 in Plant & Nature and Portfolio.

A bloom from the Gingko tree in my yard. It is a male tree as the blooms do not stink!
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Nigel from Avening, United Kingdom

Love that background colour

17 Jul 2013 5:11am

Phil Morris from Saskatoon, Toronto, NYC, Canada

Ginko biloba as I know the pill. Beautiful photo !~

17 Jul 2013 5:38am

Frankiess from Český Těšín, Czech Republic

Lovely colours in this photo !!

17 Jul 2013 5:45am

Nelida De La Fuente from Tres Arroyos, Argentina

Excelente macro, en esa hermosa rama de árbol.
Original y vistosa su floración, con bonitos colores
y luz... Maravillosa vista... Que pases un lindo día.

17 Jul 2013 6:16am

Benkirane Thami from Fès, Morocco

Excellenst focus et flou de l'arrière plan:
Bonne journée lumineuse!

17 Jul 2013 6:28am

Luc from Soignies, Belgium

Magnifiques couleurs

17 Jul 2013 6:40am

Doug from Burnham-on-Sea, United Kingdom

Beautifully captured, not a plant I know, although some would say that's not difficult with my limited horticultural knowledge

17 Jul 2013 6:40am

jpla from St Barthélémy d, France

Joli avec cet arrière plan bleu. Bonne journée

17 Jul 2013 6:52am

Ainsley from Derbyshire, United Kingdom

Stunning Macro, love the vivid green and blue.

17 Jul 2013 6:59am

jean pierre from paris, France

belles couleurs et excellente gestion de la profondeur de champs!! amitiés

17 Jul 2013 6:59am

Jypyä Pop from Turku, Finland

That is interesting view. I haven't seen before anything like this. Hooray am3

17 Jul 2013 7:01am

Willem from Noord-Scharwoude, Netherlands

Beautiful bright and colorful picture with a fine use of focus.

17 Jul 2013 7:02am

Kyu from Japan

Beautiful close-up shot with a wonderful background. Superb.

17 Jul 2013 7:04am

Basile Pesso from Barcelona, Spain

Spotlightable technique. Perfection of the focus, the DOF, the colors, the sharpness.
Your new blog's presntation is hardissimo for th eyes :-)

17 Jul 2013 7:49am

@Basile Pesso: I switched it back

Sarito from Basingstoke, United Kingdom

Beautiful colours and framing

17 Jul 2013 8:29am

Nicou from Sion, Switzerland

Ces fines et douces boules de fleurs quelle compo et macro avec ce fond bleu sueprbe.

17 Jul 2013 8:43am

Anthony Morgan Lambert from Bielefeld(Old West Wales Boy), Germany

cracking colours and good depth of field..

17 Jul 2013 8:54am

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

Fantastic !

17 Jul 2013 9:54am

meisam from qom, Iran

perfect focus and framing
i feel like it is touching my forehead

17 Jul 2013 10:13am

gerard1948 from Somewhere on earth, Spain

Wonderful colors and excellent framing, focus is superb. I like a lot bokeh, a very beautiful picture.
Have a good day.

17 Jul 2013 10:22am

J.R. from Urasoe City, Japan

Well done, great (non stinky) capture:)

17 Jul 2013 10:40am

Mhelene from Villiers-sur-Marne, France

Very beautiful macro !

17 Jul 2013 10:58am

Jason Politte from Conway, AR, United States

Wow, this is a gorgeous image, Ruthie! The colors and details are just so beautiful - love it!

17 Jul 2013 11:12am

Jules from Drayton, United Kingdom

I love the shape of the Ginko leaf

17 Jul 2013 11:33am

Mariana Maoduš from Waterloo, Canada

Great vivid colors !

17 Jul 2013 12:58pm

Marie-Line from Lille, France

So colorful... so beautiful !!!!

17 Jul 2013 1:23pm

Sue-Ann from Quebec, Canada

beautiful details and colors, I like the focus. You changed the color for commenting and as strange as it is, I cannot read better than usual. It hirts my eyes and I see double. :-)

17 Jul 2013 2:28pm

@Sue-Ann: I changed it back so it is not so bright.

Don from Spokane, United States

The greens and blues in this shot complement each other and make a striking image.

17 Jul 2013 2:48pm

Martine Libouton from bousval, Belgium

Une splendide lumière et une très belle composition! bravo pour cette macro!

17 Jul 2013 3:04pm

Martine Libouton from bousval, Belgium

Une splendide lumière et une très belle composition! bravo pour cette macro!

17 Jul 2013 3:04pm

Irene from San Francisco, United States

Superb shot Ruthie.

17 Jul 2013 3:37pm

Lena from San Francisco, United States

Beautiful ! very nice colorful image.

17 Jul 2013 4:01pm (Vic. Catalonia) from CAT. New European State, Poland

Oh Oh Oh. Excellent focus, colors, composition ,... excellent !

17 Jul 2013 4:12pm

grouser from Ludlow, United Kingdom

stunning colour

17 Jul 2013 4:54pm

Helene from Loire Atlantique, France

Oh, the ginkgo is my favourite tree !
So beautiful light and colours ! It's wonderful Ruthiebear .....

17 Jul 2013 5:20pm

Gheorghe from Bucuresti, Romania

Beautiful colours and lights ... Great focus and framing !

17 Jul 2013 5:27pm

Julie L. Brown from Indianapolis, Indiana, United States

Lovely color, Ruthie!

17 Jul 2013 5:55pm

Sue-Ann from Quebec, Canada

a lot better for me, wise change I think :-)

17 Jul 2013 6:03pm

Steven from Chicagoland, United States

Beautiful capture of colors with a nice DoF!! I've never seen the male bloom before. Darn! That means I have the female tree. Thankfully the fruit hasn't been producing that much this year.

17 Jul 2013 6:34pm

kiwisa from North Shore, New Zealand

I love the colours their leaves turn in the autumn. Didn't know about the male/female tree options.

17 Jul 2013 6:36pm

Carol from Leamington, Canada

Outstanding color and detail Ruthie.... that bokeh is awesome! Hope your day is going well! It's thunder & lightning here.... yippee! :))

17 Jul 2013 6:37pm

ursulakatariina from Ed, Sweden

Beautiful shot, great detail and the blue on the background is wonderful.

17 Jul 2013 7:33pm

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

A pretty shot with those saturated colors. The new leaves are so lovely.

17 Jul 2013 7:41pm

helys from Paris, France

So great DOF, angle, shapes, green colors of the ginkgo leaves

17 Jul 2013 7:59pm

CElliottUK from Reading, United Kingdom

lovely shot, I didn't know that the females were famous for their pong!!

17 Jul 2013 8:14pm

RBL from Oxford, United States

Wow ... this is a gorgeous capture and the colors are so vivid!

17 Jul 2013 8:45pm

destani from mashhad, Iran

Really beautiful image !Excellent composition! 5*****

17 Jul 2013 9:14pm

Oiva from Turku, Finland

Very beautiful, but quite unknown tree here in our place!:-))Haleja.

Happy Wednesday to you both, my friend!

17 Jul 2013 9:22pm

Alun from cheshire, United Kingdom

A really lovely shot, very good dof

17 Jul 2013 9:41pm

curieuzeneuzemosterdpot from somewhere between viewer and subject, Belgium

the colors are magnificent, ruthiebear!!!

this is what summer should be! ;-))

17 Jul 2013 9:49pm

Kate from EXETER, United Kingdom

Focus is so sharp and contrasting colours brilliant

17 Jul 2013 10:11pm

Abena from Illinois, United States

That is lovely Ruthiebear! Intense in color as always and I like it a lot!

17 Jul 2013 10:26pm

Elaine Hancock from Rockville, United States

Gorgeous color and detail! This is just beautiful!

17 Jul 2013 10:56pm

Judy aka L@dybug from Brooksville, FL, United States

Gingko leaves fascinate me ... I'm happy you have a tree to enjoy!

17 Jul 2013 11:15pm

Aly from Annen, Netherlands

Beautiful colors .
The details are very nice :)

17 Jul 2013 11:24pm

B. Thomas from Arlington, Texas, United States

Excellent shot. Love the colors and background.

18 Jul 2013 12:37am

Regina G. Santaella from Cancún, Mexico

I think this is spectacular, from the vivid colours to the focus, everything is perfect.

18 Jul 2013 1:25am

Michael Rawluk from Williams Lake, BC, Canada

That is so beautiful with the great colours.

18 Jul 2013 2:35am

john4jack from Corvallis, Oregon, United States

excellent selective focus. very nice background

18 Jul 2013 3:54am

L'angevine from Angers, France

de belles couleurs

18 Jul 2013 12:22pm

Ahmad from Tehran, Iran

Splendid shot! with amazing texture and colors :)

18 Jul 2013 8:26pm

Devi from Chennai, India

Fantastic !!!! Never knew male trees bloomed !! I have been visiting your other blogs you had posted while I was away treavelling and enjoyed them immensely :-))))

19 Jul 2013 12:10am

Jeremy from Ridgedale, United States

I love the sprouting leaves and the lines on them. Excellent!

19 Jul 2013 4:41am

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