Fungi and Moss on a Tree at Ross Inlet, Coos Bay, Oregon (suz)

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thor@odin™ on January 17, 2011

Wonderful Suz could this possibly be the Oyster Mushrooms like I have on my front page? Anyway a lovely Christmassy sight :))) Best wishes, Peter

Nick Weall on January 17, 2011

A Can Can dance by Fungi ~

Wind River Photograp… on January 17, 2011

Very nice, Suzi! Like! River

Suzi in Oregon on January 18, 2011

Thanks very much, Peter - they may be related - I love seeing fungi, though I know almost nothing about identifying them. These beckoned to me when I was visiting a friend's property a bit to the east of my home. They are much more frilly than your beautiful richly colored smooth and shiny mushrooms image. Hugs, dear friend (O:

Suzi in Oregon on January 18, 2011

Thanks, Nick - LOL - you're right - I can see the leg kicks, hear the music and shouts of frivolity (I was in Paris in '75 and saw the show!) - I do enjoy your imagination - always entertaining and colorful! Happy hugs, dear friend (O:

Suzi in Oregon on January 18, 2011

Thanks so much, River and Annie - I was happy to see these lovely fungi! It was a good day! Warm and happy greetings (O:

Hazel Coetzee on January 18, 2011

hullo there, dear Suz --!!

Firstly I must apologise for not spending very much time on Pano lately - and secondly for not visiting you for such a long time. Hope you are keeping well and that 2011 will be a year to remember with great happiness.

This is so beautiful - the fungi are so delicate and I just love the convolutions, and soft pastel colours on the sphagnum moss backdrop. As usual Nick has said it all - the Dance of the Fantail Fungi (with sugarplum fairy music in background) comes to mind! ((o;

Warmest wishes and a big hug,

Hazel - Way Down South-east

Mel Figueroa on January 19, 2011

Muy bonita>>>Like 5<<<


Recibe saludos de México, Mel

Hal Janzen on January 21, 2011

Excellent photo, I like it. LIKE!!! YS Best wishes, Hal

Suzi in Oregon on January 21, 2011

It's lovely to hear from you, dear Hazel - you've been missed, but you mustn't apologize because then I'll have to apologize - a regular round robin! Hope you and yours are well and recovered from the holidays. I am so glad you like these delicate growths - love your description, as always! Happy hugs, dear friend (O:

Suzi in Oregon on January 21, 2011

Thank you very much, Mel - I appreciate your visit! Friendly greetings from the Oregon Coast (O:

Suzi in Oregon on January 21, 2011

Hi, Hal - thanks very much! Are you having a great year so far? Hope so! Happy thoughts (O:

Wind River Photograp… on January 22, 2011

Very nice! I LIKE very much! River

tukki on January 22, 2011

I´ve heard you´ve quite a mushroom world in your neck of the woods? Many hear and in Italy are passionate collectors...and certainly the meals!! Excellent photograph. L7, FRED

Alfons Van Aerschot … on February 4, 2011

Beauty,i like it.

Greetings Floere

Suzi in Oregon on February 15, 2011

Thanks so much, River - each time I go out I see another variety. This one was new to me (O: ~ ~ Hi, Fred - the mild wet climate and fallen tree limbs seem ideal for an amazing variety of fungi. I don't know enough to eat them, but I love to see and photograph them. A number of people make good money collecting and selling them. Fine cuisine restaurants in larger towns than this one need and serve them. Happy trails (O: ~ ~ Many thanks, Floere - I appreciate your visit (O:

tukki on February 15, 2011

I´ve read that somewhere a while back that mushroom hunting is a big business your way. You might find it worth your pallet to learn just a few that are unmistakable. Makes the walk thru the forest a culinary delight and your trails happier!

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Suzi in Oregon
Coos Bay, Oregon

Photo taken in Olive Barber Road, Coos Bay, OR 97420, USA

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    by Suzi in Oregon
    • Camera: OLYMPUS IMAGING CORP. SP500UZ
    • Exposure: 0.020s (1/50)
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    • ISO Speed: ISO100
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