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POTD: Variations on a theme of cool sunflowers on a hot Summer day

Tuesday, August 13th, 2013

We were driving from Cordoba to Granada in Spain back in the summer of 2009 when we spotted this field of sunflowers along the route. So we pulled over and ran amok among the gigantic sunflowers.

The sunflowers were as big as a real person's head! All three photos taken with an Olympus E-450 with 14-42mm kit lens. Photo credit: John Tan.

The sunflowers were as big as a real person’s head! All three photos taken with an Olympus E-450 with 14-42mm kit lens. Photo credit: John Tan.

These were some of the largest sunflowers we’d ever seen.

To show how big they were, we donned some of them with my son’s favourite cap and my wife’s shades, taking care not to damage the flowers.

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