Texas Sunflower with Sky Macro

Texas Sunflower with Sky Macro - We were driving through the Texas hill country near Fredricksburg when we spotted this small patch of sunflowers behind a strip mall. The were very pretty and of course we had to stop and take some photos of this wonderful flower. We capture this sunflower looking away because sunflowers follow the sun so it is pointing west but on this day we had a nice blue sky with clouds as a backdrop. Now they seem to be growing more like a wildflower, but I suspect at one time this area may have been part of a farm where crops were in the past, Farmers were know to sometimes plant sunflowers to give their field a rest. Sunflower plants are quite hardy and will come back year after year if they are allow the right conditions which is lot of sun, good soil and water. These sunflowers were very yellow something we had not seen of plant that we had photograph in the past. I don't know what type of sunflower they are since there are at least 70 different varieties it definately one of the taller type as many of these were over eight feet. Sunflower are great plants for bees, butterflies and birds. Photo © copyright by Bee Creek Photography - Tod Grubbs / Cynthia Hestand.

Canvas wrap

Canvas wraps are printed on white archival poly-cotton blend matte canvas. The canvas is wrapped on a 1.5" stretcher framed and finished with a durable black backing. The gallery wrap arrives at your doorstep ready to hang. After an order is submitted, the canvas usually arrives within 5-6 business days. While canvas wraps are more expensive, there is no need for matting and framing. After a fine art print is matted and framed, the cost is often equivalent or even slightly more than a canvas wrap.

Select a print size:

Fine Art Paper

The fine art prints are created on 100% exhibition grade luster paper. It is an archival heavyweight (308gsm) with a brilliant sheen and a bit of texture for added brilliance and resisting fingerprints and delivers true colors and rich detail. It's archival lifespan is 100+ years. Once ordered, prints are usually at your front door within 5-6 business days.

Select a print size:

Vivid Metal

Vivid metal prints are a unique way to display your favorite images adds an artistic edge and contemporary elegance to prints and offers a unique high gloss fine art option. These rich and colorful prints on metal come with a float mount on the back and ready to hang.

Select a print size:

Prints are professionally made with the highest quality materials to ensure that your image looks good and continues to look good for many years. For more detailed information on the printing process please visit the prints page. Larger sizes and different aspect ratios are available upon request. Not all images will fit the print size listed and may have to be cropped to fit. If you have a question about a specific image and/ or print size please contact us we will be glad to help you select the proper size and materials to fit your project.

If you are interested in licensing this image for either web site use or print media, please do not hesitate to contact us. Additionally, please review our licensing page for more details.