Marching soldier

Posted by
Harry (Apex, NC, United States) on 24 August 2014 in Plant & Nature and Portfolio.

The shape of this cap reminds me of a soldier's helmet, and the angle of growth makes it seem it is marching forward.

SONY SLT-A77V 1/50 second F/10.0 ISO 1600 157 mm (35mm equiv.)

Welcome to all. I began blogging Retained-Images in 2004 at It is gone now.

Melocoton from Salamanca, Spain

great detail

24 Aug 2014 8:12am

Evelyne Dubos from Le Mans, France

Beautiful close-up, like the colors.

24 Aug 2014 8:33am

omid from mashhad, Iran

very nice shot!
such beautiful composition, focus, Details, colors & lighting!
Lovely !!!!

24 Aug 2014 11:26am

Don from Spokane, United States

The mushroom does has a built-in suggestion of motion. I like the looks of it and your fine shot that captures all the details.

24 Aug 2014 2:20pm

curieuzeneuzemosterdpot from somewhere between viewer and subject, Belgium

beautiful mushroom, harry with a funny title! :-))

24 Aug 2014 10:53pm

CreatednotFound from Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Great capture! Such an unusual color, I don't think I have ever seen a mushroom like that before!

25 Aug 2014 2:05am

Michael Rawluk from Williams Lake, BC, Canada

That is a strangely coloured little guy. It makes a very nice photo op. Nicely shot, Harry.

25 Aug 2014 4:19am

jean pierre from paris, France

belle compo!! amitiés

25 Aug 2014 8:06am

Martine Libouton from Bousval, Belgium

Une belle photo!

25 Aug 2014 9:38am

Mhelene from Villiers-sur-Marne, France

yes ...a soldier helmet ! And stunning color . Beautiful photo !

25 Aug 2014 11:30am

L'Angevine from Angers, France

intéressante comme un citron

25 Aug 2014 12:57pm

Shaahin Bahremand from Tehran, Iran

excellent shot

25 Aug 2014 2:22pm

Calusarus from Drome des collines, France

Very nice yellow hat !

25 Aug 2014 6:06pm