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Presentation => Bonsai Shows Discussion => Topic started by: Jim Doiron on July 27, 2011, 09:39 PM

Title: Bonsai in the bluegrass Show photos
Post by: Jim Doiron on July 27, 2011, 09:39 PM
Here are some photos from the Bonsai in the Bluegrass ABS/BCI Symposium from last month. It was great show but I only took a few pictures unfortunately. I think my excitement made me forget to get more shots of the displays. Here is what I have though. Hope you like them. Also I apologize if some of the trees are a little cropped, it was tight quarters and I didn't have a wider angle lens.
Title: Re: Bonsai in the bluegrass Show photos
Post by: Jim Doiron on July 27, 2011, 09:40 PM
A few more:
Title: Re: Bonsai in the bluegrass Show photos
Post by: Jim Doiron on July 27, 2011, 09:41 PM
and still more:
Title: Re: Bonsai in the bluegrass Show photos
Post by: Jim Doiron on July 27, 2011, 09:44 PM
One more. I also have some shots of suiseki from the show but I wasn't sure if I should post them here. If someone wants to see them or is it's ok by the moderators just let me know.
Title: Re: Bonsai in the bluegrass Show photos
Post by: MatsuBonsai on July 28, 2011, 08:20 AM
Go for it!
Title: Re: Bonsai in the bluegrass Show photos
Post by: Treebeard55 on July 28, 2011, 10:58 AM
Thanks for posting these, Jim! Some fine trees, and especially enjoyable for those of us who couldn't go for one reason or another.

I'm guessing that both the ponderosas in your pics are collected trees. Someone did a good job of "listening to the tree" when styling each of them.
Title: Re: Bonsai in the bluegrass Show photos
Post by: Jim Doiron on July 28, 2011, 04:56 PM
Here are a few of the suiseki and one of the kusamono.  There was great collection of them at the show as well.
Title: Re: Bonsai in the bluegrass Show photos
Post by: Jim Doiron on July 28, 2011, 04:57 PM
More:
Title: Re: Bonsai in the bluegrass Show photos
Post by: Jim Doiron on July 28, 2011, 04:58 PM
And one more, this was a favorite of mine actually.