Sunflower hill

© Stephen A. Liverman

Sunflower hill

Nancyj E. Hovey level-classic September 15, 2009

WOW, outstanding view of the fields of sunflowers....... awesome capture! 8o) #1180846

Dianna Murphy September 15, 2009

Beautiful colors, framing and DOF. #7946129

A P September 15, 2009

WoW incredible clarity and amazing DOF on this awesome capture, Stephen #7946263

Michelle Alton September 15, 2009

Love your viewpoint, DOF, and composition, Stephen. #7946335

Stephen A. Liverman September 15, 2009

Thanks everyone for your kind remarks. #7946356

Colette M. Metcalf September 15, 2009

Beautiful!!! #7946362

Cindy Bendush level-classic September 15, 2009

What a view! Spectacular image Stephen! #7946709

Mike Clime September 16, 2009

Beautiful capture! #7948423

Wanda-Lynn Searles level-classic September 17, 2009

Wow! What a Excellent capture and Beautiful shot!! #7950084

Nikki McDonald level-classic September 26, 2009

I love the POV here and the way the field of sunflowers just rolls over the rise in the distance. Great job, Stephen. #7984577

Anne McKinnell October 22, 2009

This is spectacular Stephen!! It reminds me of one time I was in Ukraine. Other than there, I have never seen anything like this. Congratulations on your finalist. #8060884

Inge Johnsson October 22, 2009

Perfect! Best subject with sunflowers I can remember seeing. Congratulations! #8061594

Nancyj E. Hovey level-classic October 23, 2009

C O N G R A T U L A T I O N S
on your deserving FINALIST!!! 8o) #8063948

Robert Baer October 23, 2009

wow congratulations on this amazing finalist! #8064342

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-deluxe October 23, 2009

Captivating Stephen, congratulations on your finalist! #8064555

Stephen A. Liverman October 23, 2009

Thanks folks. Due to the high prices for sunflower oil, the farm price for sunflowers was up so many farms near where I live planted hundreds of acres of the beauties. #8065476

Eva Pastor level-classic October 23, 2009

Beautiful capture, Stephen! I've never seen such a large sunflower field anywhere but Spain. Love it! #8066828

Sharon Mushock October 24, 2009

Love the framing, nice job... wish this was in my backyard. Great image! #8068407

Katarina Mansson November 06, 2009

Fantastic POV, detail, light, composition and colors. Love this! COngratulations on your POTD Stephen! #8107710

Heather Thorsen November 06, 2009

Congratulations on an exquisite POTD Stephen. Well deserved. #8107750

Linda D. Lester level-deluxe November 06, 2009

I love sunflower fields....this one is a beauty!!! Congratulations! #8107780

Deborah C. Lewinson level-addict November 06, 2009

What a beauty, Stephen! Hardy congrats on your POTD and finalist awards!

Debby #8107827

Patricia A. Casey level-deluxe November 06, 2009

Oh what a happy photograph! Great capture, Stephen...Congratulations on the POTD..... #8107936

Nikki McDonald level-classic November 06, 2009

The colors and details are great but the POV really takes this one over the top -- no pun intended. What a wonderful photo to wake up to :) Congratulations on the finalist and POTD awards, Stephen #8108191

Lori Carlson November 06, 2009

What a nice way to start the day! This is so nicely framed, Stephen! Love the horizon line with just those few bigger trees there. And you can never go wrong with blue skies to compliment the yellow (and visa versa). Well done!! Congrats on all your recognition with this nicely shot, lovely landscape!! =) #8108221

lynda fernandez November 06, 2009

Congrats on being a finalist and on your Photo of the day!

This is a spectacular image. The colors just pop and the flowers go on forever. I love the way they flow making your eye follow them through the frame.

GREAT Image,
lynda #8108433

Susie Peek-Swint November 06, 2009

Stunning capture with perfect dof ~ many ccngrats on your finalist and POTD! #8108452

Christine Pentecost November 06, 2009

What a great photo and composition. Congrats on your POTD! #8108527

Leslie McLain level-deluxe November 06, 2009

Stunnning image, just love sunflowers. Congrats on your POTD. #8108618

Pamela L. Moore November 06, 2009

Beautiful POTD! I've only seen a field of sunflower once and had to pull over and take pics. Very nice composition. Congrats:) #8108917

Anne McKinnell November 06, 2009

Congrats on your POTD Stephen! I'm so glad to see this fab photo again. #8109218

Joy Rector November 06, 2009

congrats on the POTD #8109248

Songbird Cline level-classic November 06, 2009

Jawdropping!! wowowow! spectacular!! terrific, gorgeous!! #8109468

Sharon F. Morris November 06, 2009

I love Sunflowers. This is beautiful congrats on your POTD. #8109505

Michael J. Bandy November 06, 2009

Amazing shot with awesome DoF. Well done! Congrats on the POTD! #8109640

Ivan Chacon November 06, 2009

Great photo! Congrats on the POTD!:) #8109824

John T. Peters November 06, 2009

Makes me want to travel to Maryland to photograph the beautiful sunflowers. It must have been fairly low wind conditions as well or you shot at higher shutter speed. Always seems like a problem if the wind is blowing much. #8110342

Richard D. Love November 07, 2009

Congratulations, Stephen. Outstanding POV. Well done.

Rick #8111042

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe November 07, 2009

Congrats Stephen on your Beautiful and Well Deserved POTD! Jeff #8112129

Guy D. Biechele level-classic November 08, 2009

Amazing image! Congratulations on your POTD. #8114596

Lindley Johnson level-classic November 08, 2009

Fantastic POV, excellent DOF, and wonderful vibrant colors. Congratulations on your very beautiful POTD, Stephen! #8114943

Janice Mezzacappa November 11, 2009

Spectacular capture Stephen!! Big congrats on this well-deserved POTD! #8123017

Susan Jane Allen level-classic September 06, 2011

You have an amazing gallery. With one glance I said to myself, "This is someone who loves beauty." This was a truly inspiring browse--thanks for the adventure! #9656276

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Description

Photographed in rural Maryland in September 2009 with a Nikon D300 and Nikkor 12-24 zoom lens on tripod, settings unknown. Image processed with levels, curves, saturation, color balance and unsharp mask in Photoshop CS

Exif: F Number: 22, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 10/150 seconds, Flash: did not fire., ISO: 200, White balance: Manual white balance, FocalLength: 18.00 mm, Model: NIKON D300

Uploaded on September 15, 2009

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