Saturday, January 1, 2011

Theme Day: Photo of the Year 2010


Welcome to the first theme day of 2011. Today's City Daily Photo theme is our best photo of 2010 and here is what I consider to be my best shot of the year. I hope you like it. Here's to the first day of the year.

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45 comments:

La sonrisa de Hiperión said...

Espero que hayas tenido una estupenda entrada de año. Seguro que el año que comenzamos estará cargado de momentos extraordinarios...

Saludos y un abrazo.

Joy said...

Hi Randy! What a beautiful photo. Like your previous one, I love the composition. Up close and personal with a leaf is a fave subject.

Thank you for visiting Norwich Daily Photo and leaving your comment. I'll see you again tomorrow!

黄清华 Wong Ching Wah said...

Randy,
I bet it is difficult to choose, you have so many good one's...
This is just one of them!

Best Regards for the New Year,
Wong

Kate said...

It's a golden photo of a golden city. Great choice among so many good ones that you have posted.

teca said...

A lovely shot... I liked it!

Happy the first day, honey!

Hugs.

calinutz78 said...

HAPPY NEW YEAR!!!!

Lúcia said...

I remember this one, good choice!
I wish you a wonderful year, a wonderful life! ;-)

Tommy Andre Nekkoy said...

Thanks for 2010! Hope you will have a rich and photogenic new year - 2011!

Julie ScottsdaleDailyPhoto.com said...

wow, the detail and color and composition are perfect. well done for theme day! Happy New Year's Day to you! Have a great day with family and friends.

Birdman said...

Beauty!

Farmchick said...

This is a fantastic shot. Happy New Year!!

Jacob said...

Well, this is certainly one of my favorite shots, bar none, as I used it for a poem on Creative Confections. Good choice!

And a very Happy New Year to you!

Dindin MK said...

it's cool. I love this picture, especially its lighting...
Btw, happy new year to you, Randy.

Sharon said...

Beautiful shot Randy! Happy New Year!

becky said...

Beautiful photo Randy! Happy New Year!

Cindy said...

I love the texture of the leaf, and the background. Great shot!

Jarart said...

This was one of my favorites too!

VP said...

Really a great image. Have a Happy New Year!

Jack said...

Catching more gold from New Mexico! Nice.

Eleanor said...

Another lovely photo...Happy New Year!

Louis la Vache said...

A fine choice for Theme Day, Randy!

All best wishes to you this New Year!

kcphotogblog said...

great choice for your "favorite of the year", for sure. that is a great shot.

Happy new year

Lynette said...

Oh, yes, I like it. Great theme day photo! At Portland Oregon Daily Photo my theme day post is up, too!

Jilly said...

This absolutely sums up the beauty of nature. I love the detail of the leaf and the blurry backround. Wonderful colours and feeling. A super choice. Happy New Year, Randy x

bfarr said...

I liked this the first time and I like it now. good choice.

Regina K said...

This was one of my favorites too. Great composition

JM said...

Great choice you've made. I love this image.

Ineke said...

Fantastic shot Randy! Gelukkig nieuwjaar to you too

Fernando Santos (Chana) said...

Bela fotografia...Espectacular....
Feliz Ano Novo....
Cumprimentos

Kenneth Larsson said...

Happy New Year and best wishes for 2011.

Greetings from Sweden! :-)

T. Becque said...

Gorgeous Randy! DOF is great. Happy new year!

luis f. lópez said...

happy new year!
nice blog, and beautiful photo!

Youth_in_Asia said...

Happy New Year! This is a beautiful shot. Looking forward to more of your Santa Fe in 2011

Johnny said...

Una gran foto¡¡¡ Felicidades

Eyeliquor said...

Hi Randy!
Happy 2011!
Not an easy task for you, when you have so many!!
But i agree on your choice!
Perfect!!

RedPat said...

It was beautiful the first time and it is a treat to see it again. Happy Year!

1ondoncalling said...

I am speechless... ... ...

I have to say that's such a good idea!
I wanna have something like that too.

Genie -- Paris and Beyond said...

Randy, you had so many great photos this year that you must have had difficulty in selecting just one... I do love the depth of field and textures in this one...

Best of everything for you in 2011!
Genie

Tamera said...

What a beautiful image! Happy new year to you!

Sequim Daily Photo said...

I love the picture Randy! With all the awesome pictures you take, I can imagine it was hard to narrow it down. I really enjoy coming to look at your pictures so thank you for doing it! Happy New Year to you.

Carraol said...

Great choice, the delicacy of Nature is perfectly expressed here in this magnificent image! Happy New Year and thanks a lot for your kind visits.

DANI said...

Feliz 2011 Randy, que el año te sea bonito.

Un abrazo enorme

Luis Gomez said...

Great Randy!

Sunday said...

Breath taking! Blue, green, brown, yellow -- so many colors in this nature shot. And beauty in every season in nature, as well as in the seasons of life. Nice display of the macro/micro. Your blog is always a pleasure, and I just want to say Thank You, Randy!

O said...

Quelle lumière!
Superbes couleurs, superbe photo!