Candy Corn
Finalist - September 2011

© Heather Loewenhardt

Candy Corn<br>Finalist - September 2011

Ellen Hodges Student 9/30/2011 4:49:46 PM

Very awesome color, Heather! Love the comp, too! #1411971

Phillip R. Connolly 9/30/2011 5:06:07 PM

Wow, that's interesting corn Heather! I haven't come across it myself. I do like mine to be young tender and sweet though!! Great macro!!

Phil #9708121

David Phalen 9/30/2011 5:26:38 PM

Love the comp, shapes and colors!! Well done!! #9708157

Monnie Ryan 9/30/2011 7:17:08 PM

Fabulous color and detail, Heather! #9708291

Bobby Ray Goodman 9/30/2011 7:34:05 PM

Hi Heather,That is gorgeous detail my friend.Beautiful capture with great detail!!! #9708315

Avril Mrs Young 9/30/2011 8:12:18 PM

love corn, have not seen it in those colours know the photo of yours taken with the girl behind the mesh, did you get the idea from 'The Good Wife' I love the series

excellent capture and detail Heather #9708359

Mary Dimitriw 9/30/2011 8:16:49 PM

Gorgeous colors, comp and detail Heather! I must go down the road to visit one of the local farms. He grows tons and tons of the colored corn for the hunters up north.

Marilyn Cornwell 10/1/2011 3:56:43 AM

Beautiful details and colour, Heather! #9708750

Gord MacEachern 10/1/2011 4:02:40 AM

The color and detail are fantastic Heather, right down to the dust. We see this kind of corn in the fall used as fall decorating. Not sure if it is edible or not. Maybe more like field corn, animals eat it but not humans? We used to call it Indian corn. #9708767

Ray Thoms 10/1/2011 5:33:48 AM

Great image all the repeating patterns of the kernels... #9708928

Tiia Vissak 10/1/2011 7:40:59 AM

a cool close-up! #9709104

Patrick Rouzes 10/1/2011 10:23:42 AM

Superb tones, textures, clarity, comp & macro work, Heather! Winner in my book! #9709358

Kirsten Kiki Kjaer 10/1/2011 10:25:20 AM

Big WOW to the colors and details here, Heather. Amazing! #9709366

Jeffrey R. Bange 10/1/2011 10:58:07 AM

Great macro shot Heather, love the various colors of the kernels, I also know this as Indian corn which can always be found at this time of the year where I live. #9709433

Nancy L. Green 10/1/2011 2:21:39 PM

FANTASTIC colors, lighting and texture my friend, BEAUTIFULLY composed and captured, WTG!!! <>< #9709749

Carol L. Fowler 10/1/2011 4:16:09 PM

Beautiful macro. I bet the pop-corn would be a marvelous color combo too! #9709868

Tammy M. Anderson 10/1/2011 6:52:22 PM

Fabulous details, comp and colors, Heather. #9710039

Mary K. Robison 10/2/2011 12:34:33 AM

Excellent Autumn macro, Heather! Love the "Indian maize" colors and your beautiful diagonal composition.
Carol's come up with a very cool idea: multi-colored popcorn! Kids would love it, and so would quite a few of us grown-ups. Somebody should get on the stick at Orville's factory about that! #9710315

Mike Clime 10/2/2011 12:54:10 PM

Excellent capture and details, Heather! Never seen an ear with that many different colors. #9711253

John Connolly 10/2/2011 1:28:58 PM

This is all new to me too Heather! Marvelous detail and color, what a stunning close up! #9711341

Susan Weisensel 10/2/2011 2:03:43 PM

Excellent detail and color Heather, It is the time of year isn't it. #9711436

Reynaldo D. Reyes 10/2/2011 4:17:59 PM

Wonderful macro shot Heather with excellent dof to render the ears so sharp. It's the outstanding color that engages the viewer. I've never actually seen these variety in person. So cool! #9711748

Renata Gusciora 10/3/2011 7:50:33 AM

Awesome macro shot,Heather! I love all the colors! #9713147

Patricia A. Coblentz 10/3/2011 8:37:56 AM

Perfection, my it!!! #9713258

Tammy Espino 10/3/2011 5:44:16 PM

Super!!! :) #9714320

Joanna Madloch 10/5/2011 7:12:14 AM

Fantastic detail, treatment and color, Heather. #9717956

Mitch Spence 10/5/2011 9:47:12 AM

That macro look makes for a great abstract, Heather. The kernels just glow. #9718164

Orsi 10/18/2011 4:45:13 PM

Amazing macro,Heather!!Congratulations!! #9743587

Amy M. Wilson 10/18/2011 4:50:22 PM

Huge congratulations on your awesome Finalist, Heather!! #9743611

Reynaldo D. Reyes 10/18/2011 4:53:41 PM

It's a very commendable entry, a huge Congratulations Heather! #9743636

Tammy Espino 10/18/2011 5:01:10 PM

Congrats on your wonderful finalist :) #9743680

Mary Timman 10/18/2011 5:04:17 PM

Fabulous fall image. Congratulations on this beautiful finalist. Good Luck on the next round Heather. #9743700

Patricia A. Coblentz 10/18/2011 5:20:20 PM

Next comes winner, surely...this is fantastic!! Congratulations on your finalist, Heather! #9743862

Tammy M. Anderson 10/18/2011 5:20:37 PM

Congrats on your great finalist, Heather. #9743865

Jeffrey R. Bange 10/18/2011 6:22:16 PM

Congratulations Heather on your finalist photo and best of luck in the next round. #9744412

Carol Eade 10/18/2011 6:40:56 PM

Beautiful color and love the light, congratulations on your finalist, Heather! #9744539

Bobby Ray Goodman 10/18/2011 6:48:35 PM

Hi Heather,A big congratulations on this beautiful finalist!!! #9744577

JO ANN CLEVELAND 10/18/2011 7:01:13 PM

Ohhhh Heather! I LOVED this and am so proud to see it got recognition!

You go girl!

jo ann c, #9744661

Rona L. Schwarz 10/18/2011 8:38:26 PM

Wonderful composition, Heather - love the textures and colors, lines and shapes! CONGRATULATIONS on your superb FINALIST and Good luck in the next round! #9745167

Carol L. Fowler 10/18/2011 9:11:18 PM

Congrats on this wonderful Finalist #9745251

Susan Weisensel 10/18/2011 10:00:43 PM

Congratulations Heather. #9745391

Joannie M. Bertucci 10/18/2011 10:14:11 PM

Congrats on your colorful corn finalist! #9745428

Barbara Waldoch 10/19/2011 12:25:12 AM

Congrats on your wonderful finalists, Heather! #9745807

Mary K. Robison 10/19/2011 12:33:12 AM

CONGRATULATIONS on your eye-catching Finalist, Heather!
Best of luck in the next round! #9745833

Cheryl Winn 10/19/2011 12:41:58 AM

Congratulations ,Heather. This is wondeful! #9745845

Julie Burnett 10/19/2011 4:24:20 AM

WOW, what a fantastic macro, Heather! Congratulations, and best of luck!! #9746142

Gord MacEachern 10/19/2011 5:21:53 AM

Big congratulations on your well deserved finalists Heather, good luck next round! #9746315

Monnie Ryan 10/19/2011 6:01:46 AM

Congratulations on your Finalist award, Heather - love this one! #9746411

Renata Gusciora 10/19/2011 6:11:38 AM

Congratulations on your awesome finalist,Heather!!!:-) #9746462

Val Feldman 10/19/2011 6:35:08 AM

It's a beauty! Congratulations, Heather and all the best in the upcoming round! #9746600

Jack Ryan 10/19/2011 6:52:52 AM

Congratulations...a very deserving selection. #9746701

Tiia Vissak 10/19/2011 8:22:55 AM

Congratulations! #9747093

Dianne 10/19/2011 8:53:44 AM

Beautiful colors. Congratulations on your finalist! #9747182

Sabrina Ryan 10/19/2011 9:04:56 AM

Congratulations on your awesome finalist, Heather! #9747238

Patrick Rouzes 10/19/2011 9:09:13 AM

Incredible! Congratulations & good luck, Heather! #9747257

Nancy L. Green 10/19/2011 11:48:20 AM

No surprise here Heather, CONGRATULATIONS!!! <>< #9747869

The Judges at 10/19/2011 12:05:10 PM

Beautiful soft light on this indian corn - brings out the beautiful subtle color. #9747976

Wanda Knoss 10/19/2011 1:16:22 PM

Great colours,lighting and dusty detail. Some of my fav colours in this beauty! Congratulations again. #9748280

Debbie Hartley 10/19/2011 1:38:14 PM

Beautiful, love the corn colours! Congratulations on your finalist Heather! #9748331

Bojan Bencic 10/19/2011 2:08:09 PM

Congratulations on your finalists, Heather! Love this one. #9748425

Debbie Bray 10/19/2011 5:49:05 PM

Lovely range of colours in your cobs, Heather, congratulations on your finalists! #9749036

Mary Dimitriw 10/20/2011 4:02:10 AM

Congrats on another great Finalist Heather! #9749800

Courtenay Vanderbilt 10/20/2011 4:46:54 AM

Congratulations, Heather! Love the comp, colors and details! (I will definitely be back to Banff and let you know!) #9749876

Debra R. Harder 10/20/2011 8:13:06 AM

I'm currently taking a "close-up" class...and these are the type of shots that are so inspiring. Outstanding, Heather! Huge congratulations on your SUPERB finalist! Deb #9750241

Claudia Kuhn 10/20/2011 3:09:52 PM

Congrats on this and your other finalist Heather #9751019

Nikki McDonald 10/20/2011 9:25:02 PM

Super light, color and detail, Heather. Congratulations on the Finalist and good luck in the next round. #9751524

Marilyn Cornwell 10/21/2011 4:43:35 AM

Congratulations on this splendid image, Heather! #9751952

Kirsten Kiki Kjaer 10/21/2011 9:59:52 AM

Congratulations on you well deserved finalists, Heather. #9752500

David M. Montero 10/23/2011 9:44:40 AM

Congratulations on your finalist selection Heather!!! #9756737

Merna L. Nobile 10/31/2011 2:30:35 PM

May your heart catch the joy of the moment and soar!
I am so happy for you!

JO ANN CLEVELAND 11/9/2011 6:19:53 AM

Hi Heeather,
Just saw this featured on []!

Congrats again!!

jo ann c. #9793403

Daniella Puente 11/9/2011 7:25:25 AM

Congrats on this finalist and also for being featured Heather on the Photo Flash today :) #9793494

Kathy Wesserling 11/9/2011 7:34:02 AM

Sorry that I missed this gorgeous image earlier, but thanks to BP PhotoFlash #103, I got a second chance. It's all wonderful, but it's those jewel-tone kernels that keep drawing me in. Congratulations on such a beautiful creation. #9793518

Heather Loewenhardt 11/9/2011 12:37:04 PM

I an so thrilled to have a photo featured in a BP newsletter. What a big surprise that totally made my day. Thanks for all your thoughtful and wonderful comments. #9794011

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*Details and Macro*
Canon EF 100mm macro lens f/25 1/8 sec (tripod and cable release) ISO 250 12mm extension tube
This is decorative, variegated colored corn or sometimes referred to as Indian Corn.
Its bright colors remind me of candy although I would prefer to eat mine without the fine dust.

Exif: F Number: 25, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/8 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 250, White balance: Manual white balance, FocalLength: 100.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 7D

Uploaded on 9/30/2011 3:51:20 PM Photo Contest Finalist

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