Brittlebush in Bloom

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Comments (16)

Larry Workman QIN on April 6, 2008

Very nice Alicia, especially when I open it up to the full screen view. Larry

ai savery on April 6, 2008

Thanks for your visit and comment, Larry. We were lucky with brittlebush and some wildflowers but the flowers are so dependant on recent rains that it is hard to plan. Best, alicia

Tom Lussier Photogra… on April 7, 2008

Very nicely captured with great details and colors. Wish I'd seen the desert in bloom this way. Maybe next time...

Regards from Virginia, Tom

ai savery on April 8, 2008

Timing on the desert flowers is difficult, for sure. I had hoped to see more cacti in bloom, but I think that has to wait for hotter weather there. Thanks for your compliment, Tom. Best, alicia

Robert Mcewen on May 7, 2008

This one is a fantastic splash of color Alicia. You really have captured some classic images. Rob

ai savery on May 7, 2008

Thank you, Rob for all of your visits and kind words. We heard from the locals that we missed the grand display by a couple of weeks, but we did catch the brittlebush and the beginnings of blooms on cacti. Hope you make it there someday! Best, alicia

May M. B. (Swissmay) on May 22, 2008

Beautifully composed, Alicia! As Larry says, it's worth opening it in full screen, it shows so many details. The diagonal row of cactusses and the yellow colour of the flowers produce a nice depth. May

ai savery on May 22, 2008

Thank you, May for your critique and compliments. I think most photos on panoramio are at their best in full size - I'm glad we have that option. I know you are fond of this terrain, May, and it's always nice to hear from those who appreciate the beauty in the desert. -alicia

Tjarko Evenboer on May 23, 2008

Great shot!

ai savery on May 28, 2008

Thanks so much, Tjarko Evenboer! I appreciate your visit. Greetings from USA -alicia

Madidi on June 26, 2008

Beautiful shot alicia, colours and depth are first rate. This 'Arizona' series has a lot of great photos to view. Excellent...

Best Regards,


ai savery on June 26, 2008

I appreciate your comments very much, Séan! I'm so glad you are enjoying my Arizona photos. The desert is truly a very beautiful landscape in its subtle way. This trip was in March and it seems like that 80 degree weather was years ago! Best regards to you as well, -alicia

ai savery on October 16, 2011

Thank you, The Man in the Maze for your invite to 'deserts of the five continents!' -alicia

Talavan on October 17, 2011

I like aisavery. Greetings

Christos Theodorou on October 17, 2011

Nice photo - Kind regards from Athens

ai savery on November 12, 2011

An unexpected bloom of color in the Arizona desert, Talavan - glad you like this one! And Christos - nice to see you visiting my Arizona gallery. Many thanks both of you for commenting, alicia

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