BetterPhoto.com - Become a better photographer today!
EMAIL:
PASSWORD:
remember me:     
     


Photo Discussion

To participate in the Forum, become a BetterPhoto member or Sign In.

 
A Second Chance
  A Second Chance
A Second Chance
After this Easter Lily had died off my wife planted it in the garden-for an experiment. This was the result a few days ago.
© Patrick Rouzes
Canon EOS 60D Digi...
 
 
 
Bobby Ray Goodman
BetterPhoto Member
Contact Bobby
Bobby's Gallery

member since: 3/23/2006
    Hi Patrick,Beautiful capture my friend.Excellent detail and lighting.I'm waiting on some storms to blow into the valley!!!

8/5/2012 6:31:25 PM

 
Carol L. Fowler
BetterPhoto Member
Contact Carol
Carol's Gallery
carollynnephotos.com

member since: 10/7/2008
 

Sometimes plants can be revived and do well outside! We had a poinsettia that was dying after Christmas. We planted it outside in the Spring, and it thrived every year by taking it indoors for the winter and planting it outside in summer. It even bloomed every year!

8/5/2012 6:40:37 PM

 
Tammy M. Anderson
BetterPhoto Member
Contact Tammy
Tammy's Gallery
countryimpressions.net

member since: 8/13/2007
 

Beautiful lily and details, Patrick.

8/5/2012 6:46:51 PM

 
Patrick Rouzes
BetterPhoto Member
Contact Patrick
Patrick's Gallery

member since: 12/26/2006
 

Thanks Bobby, Carol & Tammy!
That's cool, Carol!

8/5/2012 7:13:55 PM

 
Ellen Hodges
BetterPhoto Member
Contact Ellen
Ellen's Gallery
ellenhodges.com

member since: 6/19/2005
 

Absolutely beautiful detail and color!!! Second time is the charm!!! Looks awesome, Patrick!!

8/5/2012 7:56:02 PM

 
Mariann Kovats
BetterPhoto Member
Contact Mariann
Mariann's Gallery

member since: 12/7/2007
 

Beautiful capture, Patrick!

8/5/2012 8:37:52 PM

 
Terry Cervi
BetterPhoto Member
Contact Terry
Terry's Gallery

member since: 2/11/2001
 

Fantastic macro work, Paddy! What wonderful detail!

8/5/2012 9:32:38 PM

 
Joannie M. Bertucci
BetterPhoto Member
Contact Joannie
Joannie's Gallery

member since: 2/17/2003
 

Patrick, your wife has an amazing green thumb and you are an amazing photog capturing this beauty!

8/5/2012 10:39:46 PM

 
Tiia Vissak
BetterPhoto Member
Contact Tiia
Tiia's Gallery

member since: 9/1/2007
 

a wonderful floral!

8/6/2012 12:23:27 AM

 
Reynaldo D. Reyes
BetterPhoto Member
Contact Reynaldo
Reynaldo's Gallery

member since: 10/29/2006
 

FAbulous close-up, fantastic work showing wonderful colors and details. Amazing resilience of this Lily, we could all learn from.

8/6/2012 12:47:12 AM

 
Antonio Amen
BetterPhoto Member
Contact Antonio
Antonio's Gallery

member since: 9/15/2005
 

Nice floral.

8/6/2012 3:27:43 AM

 
Mary Dimitriw
BetterPhoto Member
Contact Mary
Mary's Gallery
marydimitriw.com

member since: 8/17/2005
 

Stunning Patrick! It was worth a second chance.

8/6/2012 3:46:39 AM

 
Michelle Alton
BetterPhoto Member
Contact Michelle
Michelle's Gallery

member since: 5/3/2007
 

I think you have another winner with THIS one, Paddy!

8/6/2012 5:10:56 AM

 
Carolyn J. Connolly
BetterPhoto Member
Contact Carolyn
Carolyn's Gallery

member since: 2/21/2003
 

...and what a DELIGHTFUL experiment this 'second chance' turned out to be, Patrick!! FABULOUS selective dof, pov and composition here, too!! :-)

8/6/2012 6:44:07 AM

 
Phyllis A. Houghton
BetterPhoto Member
Contact Phyllis
Phyllis's Gallery
phyllishoughton.com

member since: 3/17/2006
 

Beautiful capture of this lily. The DOF is exceptional. Great tip on planting those withering gifts. Congratulations also on your 2 finalists! I love the white flowers and details and both.

8/6/2012 9:59:53 AM

 
Mike Clime
BetterPhoto Member

member since: 9/4/2007
 

And what a beautiful result it is, Patrick!

8/6/2012 1:23:36 PM

 
John Connolly
BetterPhoto Member
Contact John
John's Gallery

member since: 2/28/2003
 

Another stunning macro Patrick! Your wifes adventure turned out really well!

8/6/2012 1:44:32 PM

 
Ann H. Belus
BetterPhoto Member
Contact Ann
Ann's Gallery

member since: 2/5/2002
 

Love that "starburst" effect, Paddy; exceptional comp, light, color and detail! Extremely well seen and captured!

8/6/2012 2:17:13 PM

 
Shelly A. Van Camp
BetterPhoto Member
Contact Shelly
Shelly's Gallery

member since: 2/9/2005
 

Great close up and capture, my friend!

8/6/2012 3:54:41 PM

 
Sabrina L. Ryan
BetterPhoto Member
Contact Sabrina
Sabrina's Gallery

member since: 3/23/2006
 

Fabulous macro image with excellent detail, Patrick!

8/6/2012 6:03:35 PM

 
Nancy L. Green
BetterPhoto Member
Contact Nancy
Nancy's Gallery

member since: 4/16/2006
 

This is GORGEOUS Paddy, the tight focus really accentuates the texture of that beautiful gold!!! <><

8/6/2012 6:32:15 PM

 
David Phalen
BetterPhoto Member
Contact David
David's Gallery

member since: 12/12/2004
 

Spectacular light, colors and details in an excellent macro!!

8/6/2012 6:39:21 PM

 
Kathy Salerni
BetterPhoto Member
Contact Kathy
Kathy's Gallery

member since: 8/4/2008
 

Another gorgeous macro from you, Paddy! Beautiful light and focus!

8/7/2012 8:19:47 PM

 
Tammy Espino
BetterPhoto Member
Contact Tammy
Tammy's Gallery

member since: 5/29/2007
 

Glad it survived for you to get this awesome capture!

8/8/2012 5:11:22 PM

 
Emile Abbott
BetterPhoto Member
Contact Emile
Emile's Gallery
emile-abbott-photography.com

member since: 9/29/2004
 

Beautiful presentation Patrick and glad it survived for you. Canada was beautiful but my computer got broken and my 24 to 105 favorite lens froze and both are now in repair. Can only post old non processed photos and comment occasionally on office computer. Catching up slowly.

8/9/2012 1:00:23 PM

 
Heather Loewenhardt
BetterPhoto Member
Contact Heather
Heather's Gallery

member since: 10/2/2007
 

The detail captured with such a wonderful DOF makes this a stunning image Patrick.

8/10/2012 8:26:47 PM

 
To participate in the Forum, become a BetterPhoto member or Sign In.

Copyright 1996-2014 BetterPhoto.com, Inc. All Rights Reserved.