Sunrise, Sunset

© Nikki McDonald

Sunrise, Sunset

Christopher Budny level-deluxe 6/29/2012 12:43:42 PM

What a beauty you've got here, Nikki! #1471999

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe 6/29/2012 1:49:30 PM

Stunning - Outstanding work Nikki! #10206368

Ellen Hodges level-deluxe 6/29/2012 2:09:53 PM

Very pretty colors and pov, Nikki!! #10206407

Kim Kleinschmidt level-deluxe 6/29/2012 3:56:15 PM

Gorgeous Image, Nikki!
Love the title so appropriate for these fabulous colors! #10206556

Katherine Kuhn level-deluxe 6/30/2012 8:49:55 AM

Love the colors & detail of this beautiful macro -- great composition too!

Leslie McLain level-deluxe 6/30/2012 5:40:03 PM

Beautiful capture and colors, Nikki. #10208125

David M. Montero 6/30/2012 11:13:50 PM

You nailed it Nikki! Very beautiful colors. #10208410

Anthony G. Comella 7/1/2012 9:04:24 AM

Superb viewing - filled with positive energy!! #10208968

Karen Celella level-deluxe 7/2/2012 10:09:58 AM

Outstanding, Nikki! #10210755

Naomi Weiser level-deluxe 7/4/2012 10:58:38 PM

never tried focus stacking, but its on my todo list, lobe what you did here! #10214721

Joy Rector level-deluxe 7/18/2012 12:12:43 PM

beautiful #10235073

Amanda J. Tanner level-deluxe 12/13/2012 6:12:20 AM

Very nice detail you accomplished Nikki! I love the lighting, perfect title also! #10462803

Mitch Spence level-deluxe 12/13/2012 11:43:11 AM

Just mentioned in another post that I've just started thinking about doing this sort of setup again. Been a long time. You did it well. #10463212

Dr Silly 12/14/2012 4:58:27 AM

I do not understand why this didn't go Gold the first time. It is awesome. :O)

Joy Rector 12/14/2012 5:33:53 AM

gorgeous #10463960

Emile Abbott level-deluxe 12/17/2012 9:33:32 AM

Outstanding work Nikki. Very beautiful and full of detail. I have not tried focus stacking before. #10467827

Christopher Budny level-deluxe 12/19/2012 4:50:51 PM

Nice to see this one again! Fingers crossed for ya! It is beautiful...! #10471232

Christopher Budny level-deluxe 1/16/2013 5:45:50 PM

I'm still keeping my fingers crossed... I just love this; color, details, comp... #10518900

Amanda D. Austwick level-deluxe 1/23/2013 7:15:36 PM

Gorgeous floral Nikki, and Congratulations! #10530492

Susan Williams level-deluxe 1/23/2013 7:45:46 PM

Congratulations on this beautiful Finalist, Nikki! #10530667

Rona L. Schwarz 1/23/2013 9:18:11 PM

I looked at this and my first thought was how incredibly sharp it is, Nikki, in addition to the spectacular colors. Now I see why - I have never tried this technique...yet...but I have heard so much about it. Eager to try it out. A gorgeous floral Finalist - Congrats again! #10531110

Stefania Barbier level-deluxe 1/24/2013 1:30:21 AM

gorgeous macro Nikki... congratulations!!! #10531622

MELODIE C. ROBERTS level-deluxe 1/24/2013 3:43:05 AM

This is Beautiful NiK!!

Most deserving of it's finalist button!

Good Luck in the next round!! #10531927

Lindley Johnson level-deluxe 1/24/2013 9:52:48 AM

Gorgeous light and color, Nikki! Congratulations on your outstanding finalist. #10533286

Cathy A. Rose level-deluxe 1/24/2013 9:58:55 AM

It looks like a painting!! beautiful Nikki! #10533313

Mitch Spence level-deluxe 1/24/2013 11:54:38 AM

It's a flower with great warmth and design by you with this nice framing. Like it. :) Congratulations. #10533727

Christopher Budny level-deluxe 1/24/2013 2:58:21 PM

Perseverance pays off! Congratulations on this gorgeous Finalist, Nikki! #10534414

Emile Abbott level-deluxe 1/24/2013 4:55:17 PM

Second time around is a charm, Congratulation Nikki. #10534737

Renee Doyle level-deluxe 1/24/2013 6:04:25 PM

Just gorgeous Nikki!! Congratulations! #10535089

Ken Smith level-deluxe 1/24/2013 6:14:14 PM

Now that brings some warmth to this cold day. Congrats, Nikki. Very well deserved! #10535148

Lucy Abrao level-deluxe 1/24/2013 7:49:45 PM

Congratsulations, Nikki. Gorgeous finalist.
Lucy #10535438

Emile Abbott level-deluxe 1/25/2013 11:32:05 AM

Congratulations on your well deserved finalist, Nikki. #10536647

Carol Eade level-deluxe 1/25/2013 6:04:32 PM

Gorgeous, congratulations again! #10537411

Lydia Williams level-deluxe 1/27/2013 8:32:22 AM

Wow, spectacular, Nikki...congratulations on this one also..well done! #10539866

Susan M. Smith level-deluxe 1/28/2013 9:34:53 AM

Love the colors, comp and detail here Nikki! Congrats on your Finalist! #10542241

Amanda J. Tanner level-deluxe 2/2/2013 8:07:29 AM

Congratulation on this beautiful finalist Nikik! So Beautiful! #10550296

Merna L. Nobile 2/7/2013 10:57:28 AM

Are you amazed at the vivid colors, sharpness and composition of your photographs? Well the judges are, CONGRATULATIONS you are a winner for the month of December, 2012!
Merna #10557921

Diana Chin level-deluxe 3/29/2013 10:22:10 PM

Lovely! #10633944

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Needed a flower for a floral tribute - walked down the street, macro on camera and tripod in hand, and found this beautiful Gerbera daisy in a neighbor's yard. This is a focus stack image - first time I ever tried that. Pretty slick :)
2nd resubmission December 13, 2012
Category: Flowers

Exif: F Number: 11, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 100000/1000000 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 400,400, FocalLength: 100.00 mm, Model: DSLR-A350

Uploaded on 6/29/2012 12:27:17 PM Photo Contest Finalist

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