Tulip Stamens

© Robert Jensen

Tulip Stamens

Arthur Bohlmann level-classic 3/16/2012 6:36:21 AM

Nicely done Robert. Very nice composition #1449908

David Resnikoff level-classic 3/16/2012 4:12:44 PM

Very, very nice,
Thanks for your advise, I am experimenting with Helicon.
My first attempt was on a flower with drops on it. The light was changing and I had some problems.
I see you are in total control of every shot.
I must do that.

Fantastic this one and the trio also
David R


Carol Eade level-classic 3/16/2012 7:07:36 PM

Beautiful work, Robert! #10041151

David M. Montero level-classic 3/16/2012 8:08:11 PM

Beautiful macro Robert. #10041196

Liz blahh level-classic 3/18/2012 8:29:01 AM

Ditto,beautiful macro! #10043082

Carla Capra level-classic 3/22/2012 9:44:57 AM

Amazingly beautiful. #10049433

Carla Capra level-classic 5/2/2012 7:00:45 AM

All your efferts paid off, Congratulations!! #10118388

Kim Andelkovic level-classic 5/3/2012 2:40:40 AM

Congrats Robert :-) #10120384

David Resnikoff level-classic 5/3/2012 5:53:18 AM

Well deserved

David R #10120618

Arthur Bohlmann level-classic 5/3/2012 5:57:05 AM

Awsome Congrats! #10120622

The Judges at BetterPhoto.com 5/3/2012 6:38:29 AM

Well done; the Helicon technique works very well here #10120717

Heather Loewenhardt level-classic 5/4/2012 8:18:55 PM

Congrats on this wonderful gold medal win Robert. #10123466

Arthur Bohlmann level-classic 5/4/2012 8:37:10 PM

Awsome Congratz Robert #10123518

Evy Johansen level-classic 5/4/2012 11:06:03 PM

Wonderful image, Robert! Big congratulations on your win! #10123705

Renee Doyle level-classic 5/5/2012 12:59:49 AM

Amazing detail!! Congratulations on this wonderful winner Robert! #10123841

David Resnikoff level-classic 5/5/2012 5:04:55 AM

Congratulations Robert.

David R #10124062

Carol Flisak level-classic 5/5/2012 6:02:33 AM

Wonderful image, Robert... excellent detail, comp and light! Congrats on your beautiful winner! #10124173

Ellen Hodges level-classic 5/5/2012 8:14:36 AM

Congrats on a glorious winner, Bob!!! #10124490

Marilyn K. Lincecum level-classic 5/5/2012 9:10:48 AM

Beautiful macro Robert..Congratulatons on your Second Place win. #10124629

Carla Capra level-classic 5/5/2012 11:13:20 AM

Outstanding image. #10124897

Rona L. Schwarz 5/5/2012 3:02:10 PM

WOW! Such a stunning macro, Bob! You really have perfected the Helicon technique - this is gorgeous - the detail is exquisite! HUGE CONGRATULATIONS ON YOUR GOLD MEDAL WIN! #10125165

Robert K. Bemus level-classic 5/5/2012 11:11:00 PM

Congratulations on your Win, Robert!! #10125617

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic 5/7/2012 3:36:24 AM

Fabulous detail in this stacked beautiful image, Robert. CONGRATZ on the GOLD WIN!!

UB. #10127191

Christopher Budny level-classic 5/7/2012 7:04:23 AM

What a stunner, Bob! Love the clarity and sharpness inside. Congratulations! #10127425

Merna L. Nobile 5/9/2012 9:27:40 PM

Well here we are, through thick and thin. It is a joy to be able to be supportive and to congratulate each other for another month of magnificent photographs during May, 2012. I send all of you my very best, Merna Nobile #10131559

Mary Beth Aiello level-classic 5/10/2012 2:27:48 PM

The clarity is awesome, Bob. Huge congrats on this beautiful winner. #10132676

David M. Montero level-classic 5/12/2012 3:31:25 PM

Congratulations on scoring gold with this marvelous capture Robert! #10134965

To discuss, first log in or sign up (buttons are at top center of page).


7 images at F11 combined into one using Helicon Focus (focus stacking software).

"Helicon Focus is a program that creates one completely focused image from several partially focused images by combining the focused areas."

Canon 100 macro, F11, 1/200th sec; each of the 7 originals shot using mirror lockup and 2 sec delay; lit with White-Lightning UltraZap 1600 in 22 inch white beauty dish

Exif: F Number: 11, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/200 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 100, White balance: Manual white balance, FocalLength: 100.00 mm,

Uploaded on 3/16/2012 6:24:51 AM

BetterPhoto.com All Time Best Photo Contest Editor's Pick
BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner

Copyright for this gallery photo belongs solely to Robert Jensen. Images may not be copied, downloaded, or used in any way without the expressed, written permission of the photographer.
Log in to follow or message this photographer or report this photo.