Morning Beauty

Melinda F. Schneider level-classic 7/9/2012 4:13:58 AM

Incredibly lovely; perfect focus! #1473862

Joy Rector level-classic 7/9/2012 4:18:36 AM

absolutely gorgeous #10220935

Gayle Johnson level-classic 7/9/2012 4:27:32 AM

WOW!!! That is gorgeous!! Light is perfect.
#10220949

R. J. Laudenbacher level-classic 7/9/2012 4:27:49 AM

I see Gold coming your way with this one Chris. Beautiful! #10220951

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic 7/9/2012 4:51:42 AM

A flower to beat this month, Chris. Good luck!

UB. #10220991

Katarina Mansson level-classic 7/9/2012 5:35:36 AM

Winner, winner, WINNER! Beautiful floral with spectacular light and details. Lovely colors. We will see this again! #10221059

Robert Jensen level-classic 7/9/2012 6:16:01 AM

Straight into my favorites! #10221099

Nikki McDonald level-classic 7/9/2012 6:26:15 AM

How beautiful is this! Terrific light, color, detail and composition, Chris. I'm making it a favorite, too. #10221109

Don Johnson level-classic 7/9/2012 6:51:42 AM

The lighting on this is perfect! #10221130

David M. Montero level-classic 7/9/2012 7:59:09 AM

Fantastic macro. Great comp, light and presentation Chris! #10221246

Mitch Spence level-classic 7/9/2012 12:07:18 PM

Nice, nice stuff, Chris. Your pov is wonderful. #10221645

Bob Cournoyer level-classic 7/9/2012 4:11:18 PM

Ditto x 2 what they ^ said.....Wow!! #10221963

Christopher J. Budny level-classic 7/10/2012 3:39:50 AM

Thank you all very much... I'll keep my fingers crossed that the judges agree! #10222585

Leslie McLain level-classic 7/10/2012 5:36:24 PM

Stunning capture and light, Chris. #10223920

Christopher J. Budny level-classic 7/10/2012 7:25:16 PM

Thanks so much, Leslie! #10224116

Ellen Hodges level-classic 7/12/2012 6:19:59 AM

Breathtaking beauty, Chris!!! Perfect capture in my humble opinion!!! #10226373

Christopher J. Budny level-classic 7/12/2012 6:42:40 AM

Thank you very much, Ellen, for that humble opinion; I love it! #10226400

Ken Smith level-classic 7/20/2012 6:02:10 PM

Awesome shot, Chris...beautiful scene...hope to see it again! #10238234

Christopher J. Budny level-classic 7/20/2012 7:21:01 PM

Thank you, Ken! I share that hope! ;) #10238302

Gail Vitikacs level-classic 7/21/2012 10:16:49 AM

You nailed this capture Chris...beautiful! #10238873

Christopher J. Budny level-classic 7/21/2012 4:04:52 PM

Thanks, Gail---real happy with how this one turned out! #10239338

Katarina Mansson level-classic 1/14/2013 4:05:39 AM

I say it again: winner, winner, WINNER! Such an extraordinary beauty on all aspects! #10514368

Christopher J. Budny level-classic 1/14/2013 10:20:19 AM

Fingers crossed, Katta; thank you very much! #10514916

Carol L. Quina level-classic 1/14/2013 1:14:19 PM

Perfect! #10515171

Christopher J. Budny level-classic 1/15/2013 7:27:14 AM

Thank you, Carol! #10516204

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2012 edition - I'd not been to the Kenilworth aquatic gardens in five years; the lotus ponds are pretty spectacular!

Exif: F Number: 9, Exposure Bias Value: -0.33, ExposureTime: 1/200 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 100, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 400.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 7D

Uploaded on 7/9/2012 3:56:25 AM

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