Feathered Protea - Original

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Feathered Protea - Original

Carol Eade level-addict 12/7/2010 4:49:43 PM

I've never seen this type of protea... beautifully imaged! #1333677

Terry Cervi level-addict 1/19/2011 2:10:10 PM

Congrats on your wonderful finalist, Gunther! #9176571

Merna L. Nobile level-addict 1/19/2011 10:13:43 PM

I can only imagine how proud you must be feeling right now. What wonderful news! CONGRATULATIONS, Merna #9178852

Nancyj Hovey level-addict 1/20/2011 4:21:24 PM

C O N G R A T U L A T I O N S
on your very deserving FINALIST! 8o) #9181566

Mary Dimitriw level-addict 1/20/2011 9:21:55 PM

Wow, stunning detail and lighting. Congratulations on your wonderful finalist. #9182210

Marilyn Cornwell level-addict 1/22/2011 10:32:58 AM

This is a glorious finalist, Gunther! Congratulations! #9185221

Linda D. Lester level-addict 1/23/2011 2:52:09 PM

Awesome....Congratulations! #9187659

Nancyj Hovey level-addict 1/23/2011 4:42:55 PM

C O N G R A T U L A T I O N S
on your very deserving
Second Place Winner! 8o) #9188147

Claudia Kuhn level-addict 1/23/2011 4:44:58 PM

Congratulations on your winner, Gunther! #9188157

Kay Beausoleil level-addict 1/23/2011 5:12:42 PM

Congratulations on your win, Gunther!! #9188264

Lana Arcemont level-addict 1/23/2011 5:32:58 PM

Just Gorgeous!
Congratulations on this win! #9188357

JO ANN CLEVELAND level-addict 1/23/2011 6:27:11 PM

Big congratulations on this awesome 2nd Place Win Gunther!

jo ann c. #9188610

Carol Eade level-addict 1/24/2011 6:19:04 AM

Very beautiful, congratulations Gunther! #9190035

Maria Capilupi level-addict 1/24/2011 2:14:51 PM

Congratulations on this beautiful winner Gunther! #9191173

Patricia A. Coblentz level-addict 1/24/2011 3:43:00 PM

I discovered this beautiful and unique flower many years ago and it has been a favorite since then. Congratulations on your superb win, Gunther! #9191303

Nadia Paul level-addict 1/24/2011 9:59:54 PM

Congrats on your beautiful winner Gunther! #9191900

Usman M. Bajwa level-addict 1/27/2011 7:55:40 AM

CONGRATULATIONS.....!!!

UB. #9197088

Donna LaMattino Pagakis level-addict 1/27/2011 6:17:00 PM

Congratulations on your win Gunther, beautiful work! #9197919

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Description

Actually called a Bearded Sugarbush - Protea, this will eventually turn pinkish in color. This is the original version without digital alteration to color. This is the natural color of this plant... aperture f 5.6, shutter 1/60, lens- 50-mm, location-Maui,Hawaii. These protea actually looked like they had feathers as petals, so this is why I named it Feathered Protea... Looks more like a feather than a beard to me!

Pink Sugarbush - Protea stokoei

Uploaded on 12/6/2010 10:45:02 PM

Made With

Camera: Nikon D100 Digital SLR Camera

BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner


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