Deep purple iris close-up

© Monica Mermoz

Deep purple iris close-up

Martha R. Mazon Student 2/22/2012 7:35:34 AM

Gorgeous macro, Mónica! I love the diagonal perspective and wide DoF as well as the rich hues. #1444874

FERNANDA KINGSLEY-THOMAS 3/16/2012 5:17:01 AM

Stunning Monica.

Do you use tripod to take your photos? If you don't you must have amazing steady hands. This is os gorgeous. #10040380

Mary K. Robison 3/26/2012 3:09:00 AM

Such a gorgeous Finalist, Monica ~
Congratulations to you! #10056118

FERNANDA KINGSLEY-THOMAS 3/26/2012 3:16:53 PM

Congratulations Monica. So well deserved, as there are many others. #10058727

Patrick Rouzes 3/26/2012 6:11:01 PM

Congratulations , Monica! AMAZING! #10059303

Usman M. Bajwa 3/26/2012 11:54:11 PM

Huge CONGRATZ on the Finalist and good luck in the next round!!!

UB. #10060114

Monica Mermoz 3/27/2012 5:01:32 PM

Thank you very much, Mary, Fernanda,Patrick and Usman!!
I'm glad to have a finalist amongst so many beautiful photos from the BP members!
Thanks for your support!! #10062008

Mary K. Robison 3/29/2012 2:52:52 AM

Good to see this gorgeous macro among the gold winners, Monica!
CONGRATULATIONS to you! #10064597

Rudi Reiner 3/29/2012 1:07:46 PM

Wow, what a fantastic marco shot! #10065749

JO ANN CLEVELAND 3/31/2012 11:32:43 AM

Congratulations on this super SECOND PLACE WIN Monica!

jo ann c.
#10068928

Merna L. Nobile 4/1/2012 10:21:11 AM


What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.
Congratulations! Merna
#10070312

Monica Mermoz 4/2/2012 3:27:44 PM

Thank you so much, Mary, Rudi, Jo Ann and Merna!! I truly appreciate your kind comments! #10072274

Dave Montero 4/5/2012 7:44:34 AM

Beautiful! Congratulations on a well deserved win Mónica! #10076442

Donna McMillan 4/7/2012 12:35:10 PM

Wow Monica, this is a beautiful capture! I love your POV and the deep colors. Congrats! #10079958

Usman M. Bajwa 4/8/2012 10:44:58 PM

CONGRATZ on this superb Winner!!!

UB. #10081799

Laurie Daily 7/17/2012 2:35:56 PM

You are inspiring me!!!! Beautfiful winner, Monica! #10233817

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Description

Lens: Canon EF-S 55-250mm f/4-5.6 IS @ 123 mm + Canon 500D diopter
Tv (shutter speed): 1/5sec
Av (aperture value): 20
ISO speed: 100
Manual focus -Manual exposure –Spot metering


Exif: F Number: 20, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/5 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 100, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 123.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 40D

Uploaded on 2/21/2012 3:06:38 PM

Keywords: #flower #purple 

Made With

Camera: Canon EOS 40D Digital SLR

BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner


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