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Sun Feb 17, 2013, 02:47 PM

I just NEEDED to shoot something with color! ;-)

It's been snowing here every other day, and although I think the snow is beautiful, and a nice challenge to photograph, I just had to shoot something with a little color. So I picked up a couple of roses the other day and . . .

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Reply I just NEEDED to shoot something with color! ;-) (Original post)
Callalily Feb 2013 OP
Solly Mack Feb 2013 #1
Callalily Feb 2013 #7
Solly Mack Feb 2013 #12
alfredo Feb 2013 #2
Callalily Feb 2013 #8
alfredo Feb 2013 #13
Bonhomme Richard Feb 2013 #3
Bonhomme Richard Feb 2013 #5
JohnnyRingo Feb 2013 #4
Callalily Feb 2013 #9
Mira Feb 2013 #6
Callalily Feb 2013 #10
Celebration Feb 2013 #11
ljm2002 Feb 2013 #14

Response to Callalily (Original post)

Sun Feb 17, 2013, 02:49 PM

1. That's beautiful!

Well done shot!

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Response to Solly Mack (Reply #1)

Mon Feb 18, 2013, 07:59 AM

7. Thanks! The roses

are still going strong and adorn my kitchen table.

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Response to Callalily (Reply #7)

Mon Feb 18, 2013, 10:36 AM

12. Those roses need to give you 'Thanks' for immortalizing them so well.

Seriously. That is one fabulous photo.

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Response to Callalily (Original post)

Sun Feb 17, 2013, 03:27 PM

2. Nice color and sharpness.

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Response to alfredo (Reply #2)

Mon Feb 18, 2013, 07:59 AM

8. Thanks! Right now I'm working

on "the importance of lighting."

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Response to Callalily (Reply #8)

Mon Feb 18, 2013, 02:52 PM

13. Study the masters of lighting from Rembrandt to Orson Wells.

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Response to Callalily (Original post)

Sun Feb 17, 2013, 04:52 PM

3. Nice. What kind of flower is that? n/t

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Response to Bonhomme Richard (Reply #3)

Sun Feb 17, 2013, 07:23 PM

5. A rose...sorry about that the size and the great clarity threw me n/t

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Response to Callalily (Original post)

Sun Feb 17, 2013, 06:48 PM

4. Like nature's fireworks.

The colors in that image just explode into the frame. Worthy of an ad for Ectachrome.

Nice lighting.

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Response to JohnnyRingo (Reply #4)

Mon Feb 18, 2013, 08:00 AM

9. Thank you. I like the

color of these roses too!

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Response to Callalily (Original post)

Sun Feb 17, 2013, 10:35 PM

6. ...and OMG callalily - you did.

How did you achieve such clarity and focus?
I would give my left you know what for having ever taken a shot like this, but now I realize in my excitement over your genuinely breathtaking photograph I never had one to start with.

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Response to Mira (Reply #6)

Mon Feb 18, 2013, 08:01 AM

10. I'm blushing! Needless to say

I took many photos and many went in the trash immediately! But I've got a few good ones that I'll use for ecards.

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Response to Callalily (Original post)

Mon Feb 18, 2013, 09:01 AM

11. gotta recommend this one!

Absolutely love the colors in the rose. You captured all shades of my favorite color.

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Response to Callalily (Original post)

Wed Feb 20, 2013, 03:04 PM

14. I just love flower portraits...

...and this one is a beauty!

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