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Posted by
Bill Brown (California, United States) on 15 August 2010 in Plant & Nature and Portfolio.

In the last couple of post I jumped ahead a featured a couple of Autumn shots from last year. Last week I captured this image of a blackberry vine. These ripe berries show that summer is not yet over.

Canon EOS 5D 1/30 second F/5.6 ISO 100 100 mm

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Nigel from Avening, United Kingdom

Nice :-)

15 Aug 2010 8:21am

@Nigel: Thank you Nigel!

Eric Cousineau from Sherwood Park, Canada

Nicely captured Bill! When this time of the year rolls around we know that the bears will be in abundance... ;-)

15 Aug 2010 2:11pm

@Eric Cousineau: Thanks for your comments Eric! Luckily there has not been in bear sightings in this area.

LauraS from Chico, United States

Nice, Bill. I love that you got the varied stages here. And yes, thanks. Summer is not yet over, let's not rush it.

15 Aug 2010 3:34pm

@LauraS: Thank you Laura! I'm still enjoying summer.

Amanda from Jersey City, United States

Juicy and delicious--wish I could grab them through the screen.

15 Aug 2010 4:22pm

@Amanda: Thanks for your comments Amanda! Sad to say that I did not even pick any.

Susan from Pompano Beach, by Fort Lauderdale, FL, United States

Beautiful shot....Looks delicious !!!! Ummmm....blackberry jam......

15 Aug 2010 4:58pm

@Susan: Thank you Susan! I do love blackberry jam.

Ronnie 2¢ from Atlantic Shores, United Kingdom

. . and I thought they only came in plastic trays !

15 Aug 2010 5:00pm

@Ronnie 2¢: We have does too, but they grow in abundance around here.

Sara from Jackson, WI, United States

Love the textures and detail in this shot...nice contrast between the spent blooms and the berries..

15 Aug 2010 5:37pm

@Sara: Thanks Sara! I appreciate your comments.

Denny Jump Photo from Easton, PA, United States

I agree with Laura- the varied stages look is great. I sure remember picking these all over when we lived in Roseville. And they were delicious As a matter of fact so is this image :-) Really nice piece here Bill. Have a great Day!

15 Aug 2010 6:03pm

@Denny Jump Photo: Thanks for your comments Denny! I have not picked any this year but have in past years.

Becky from los angeles, United States

mmm... these look luscious! Beautiful image of life -

15 Aug 2010 6:06pm

@Becky: Thank you Becky!

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

A lovely shot, Bill.

16 Aug 2010 12:36am

@Steve Rice: Thank you Steve!

Mici from Tg Mures, Romania

Hmmm yummy :)).... lovely shot , great colours and focus

16 Aug 2010 6:35pm

@Mici: Thank you Mici!

asemane from tehran, Iran

so tasty

17 Aug 2010 12:23pm

@asemane: Thanks!

Ted from South Wales, United Kingdom

fabulous detail!

26 Aug 2010 7:11pm

@Ted: Thank you Ted!

Canon EOS 5D
1/30 second
ISO 100
100 mm