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Opening Lotus

BetterPhoto.com Editor's Pick   Opening Lotus
Opening Lotus
Sacred Lotus capture 7/2/09 at the Missouri botanical Garden in St. Louis. Used polarizer and on len diffusing filter to get the soft focus.
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maria I. Warren
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    this is so beautiful!!!!! great details


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7/7/2009 12:06:12 AM

 
Ann Coates
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Beautiful floral close up Tommy.


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7/7/2009 12:11:32 AM

 
Renee Doyle
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So elegant, sol beautiful!!! Wonderful lighting and work Tommy!!


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7/7/2009 12:12:04 AM

 
Tiia Vissak
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a wonderful macro!


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7/7/2009 12:14:31 AM

 
Kirsten Kiki Kjaer
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This is so soft and lovely, Tommy.


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7/7/2009 12:16:09 AM

 
Laura E. Swan
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Perfection!

-Laura


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7/7/2009 12:38:51 AM

 
Jyri Vissak
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Wonderful macro! Great tones and clarity.


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7/7/2009 12:43:18 AM

 
Dominick M. Dimacale
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Great florals and composition, Tommy.


Dominick


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7/7/2009 12:51:21 AM

 
Pat Gamwell
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Gorgeous shot, Tommy! Terrific comp!


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7/7/2009 12:51:22 AM

 
Troy Gallagher
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Beautiful floral Tommy, great work.

Troy


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7/7/2009 12:54:17 AM

 
Karen Engelbreth
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Wonderful image, Tommy...


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7/7/2009 1:11:31 AM

 
Nadya Johnson
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This is absolutely gorgeous! Sheer perfection, Tommy!


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7/7/2009 1:20:27 AM

 
Brett Dolsen
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Very beautifull floral composition Tommy!!Brett


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7/7/2009 1:28:10 AM

 
Kerry Hill
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So very beautiful, Tommy!! Lovely work!!


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7/7/2009 1:56:40 AM

 
Michelle Alton
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Utterly exquisite, Tommy. I agree with Nadya!


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7/7/2009 2:26:10 AM

 
Tammy M. Anderson
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Stunning capture, Tommy. Love it!


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7/7/2009 4:02:14 AM

 
Jeff W. Robinson
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Excellent capture Tommy! Jeff


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7/7/2009 4:14:04 AM

 
Ray & Audrey Clarke
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Beautiful Tommy.!!!!(R)


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7/7/2009 4:22:42 AM

 
Ray & Audrey Clarke
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Beautiful Tommy.!!!!(R)


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7/7/2009 4:22:42 AM

 
Maria A. Gonzalez
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This is just beautiful,Tommy.Excellent lighting,colors and details..Love the looks of it...Very well captured.


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7/7/2009 5:20:56 AM

 
Ujjwal Mukherjee
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An exquisite floral, Tommy!!


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7/7/2009 5:28:14 AM

 
Sabrina Ryan
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Beautiful image, Tommy!


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7/7/2009 7:05:10 AM

 
Julianna J. Collett
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Gorgeous !!!!!


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7/7/2009 9:01:30 AM

 
Shelly A. Van Camp
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Beautiful.....love the softness!


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7/7/2009 10:04:13 AM

 
A P
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Beautifully composed, lovely macro, Tommy


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7/7/2009 10:07:10 AM

 
Lauren P. Krajenta
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Gorgeous...stunning beautiful shot! The details, pov and comp are exquisite.


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7/7/2009 10:14:04 AM

 
Eugenio Diaz  

Excellent work...WONDERFUL composition !
Superb image and photography!!! WoW!!!


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7/7/2009 11:51:30 AM

 
Mike Clime
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Beautiful capture and like the soft light and focus!


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7/7/2009 12:40:06 PM

 
Courtenay Vanderbilt
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Beautifully framed and gorgeous colors, Tommy!


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7/7/2009 2:49:25 PM

 
Barbara Waldoch
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Beautiful shot, Tommy!


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7/7/2009 4:11:16 PM

 
Kelly S. Cavanaugh
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Excellent lighting, detail and composition, Tommy!


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7/7/2009 6:43:32 PM

 
Teresa A. Burnett
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Beautiful, Tommy!! Wonderful lighting and composition!!
And I know the doe will go after my roses eventually, but seeing her is worth losing the roses. And I was right, today while I was at work my husband saw her bring out her fawn.


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7/7/2009 7:01:34 PM

 
Robyn A. Terrell
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Goodness, this is so beautiful, Tommy! Well done!


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7/7/2009 7:56:48 PM

 
Tommy E. Burgess
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Thanks everyone so much. Your kind feedback means a great deal to me. Hope everyone is having a great week and having plenty of chances to take some wonderful photos. :) Tommy


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7/7/2009 10:07:37 PM

 
Robert K. Bemus
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Outstanding floral, Tommy...comp and softness are awesome!!


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7/7/2009 10:19:13 PM

 
ROLAN NARMAN
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Excellent capture Tommy! Very elegant floral image!


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7/8/2009 12:08:51 AM

 
Tommy E. Burgess
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Thank you Robert and Rolan for the kind words, I appreciate it very much. Happy shooting. :) Tommy


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7/8/2009 9:37:49 PM

 
M.Christine Duncan
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Wow Tommy, this solitary lotus is so very elegant... love the soft light achieved! Bravo!


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7/10/2009 6:43:51 AM

 
Tommy E. Burgess
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Thanks very much for the kind words Christine, I appreciate them so much. Have a fantastic weekend. :) Tommy


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7/11/2009 12:43:25 AM

 
Jean-Pierre Ducondi
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Beautiful macro. Love the softness of it. Great work here Tommy.


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7/12/2009 3:44:29 PM

 
Tommy E. Burgess
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Thanks so much for the kind comments Jean-Pierre, I appreciate them very much. Happy Shooting. :) Tommy


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7/12/2009 7:50:19 PM

 
Patricia A. Coblentz
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This is a wonderful macro, Tommy. The bud is so beautiful...I love the soft focus and composition.
Patti


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7/20/2009 4:48:34 PM

 
Tommy E. Burgess
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Thanks so much for the kind words Patti, I really appreciate it. I hope you have a wonderful week and happy shooting. :) Tommy


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7/20/2009 9:52:40 PM

 
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