Anjou Pears

Robert R. Goodman level-addict 4/4/2013 9:29:55 PM

Absolutely Beautiful my friend.Hi Dave,Wonderful lighting!!! #1522491

Colette M. Metcalf 4/5/2013 3:20:49 AM

Very beautiful! #10642099

Jeff Robinson level-addict 4/5/2013 3:35:33 AM

An Outstanding still life Dave - Great info too! #10642130

Don Christiana level-addict 4/5/2013 7:33:21 AM

Dave, What a great still life capture...very simple subject that you created a beautiful image. The info just inhances this stunning work. #10642407

Liz blahh level-addict 4/5/2013 6:24:00 PM

Beautiful light, colors, just love it! #10642874

Terry Cervi level-addict 4/7/2013 6:25:01 PM

You always create the most beautiful still life images, Monte! This is gorgeous! Hope you're doing well! #10644965

Gail Vitikacs level-addict 4/7/2013 6:47:57 PM

Stunning...love all of your still life! #10645022

Leslie McLain level-addict 4/7/2013 7:01:56 PM

Beautiful capture nd color, Dave. #10645047

Robert K. Bemus level-addict 4/7/2013 7:55:17 PM

Beautiful detail, depth and color, Dave!! #10645106

Ellen Hodges level-addict 4/8/2013 10:59:39 AM

Gorgeous light and color, Dave! Absolutely stunning capture! #10645684

Marilyn Cornwell level-addict 4/8/2013 1:38:51 PM

Perfect colours in this wonderful image, Dave! #10645844

R. J. Laudenbacher level-addict 4/9/2013 4:49:38 AM

This has WINNER written all over it Dave! Gorgeous work! #10646555

Jill Odice level-addict 4/11/2013 7:53:31 PM

I agree with RJ :-)I like the lighting and all that beautiful detail! #10649827

Lindley Johnson level-addict 4/14/2013 3:12:38 PM

An awesome still life, Dave! Wonderful light, color, and setup. #10653642

Stephen Zacker level-addict 4/15/2013 6:03:42 AM

Your lighting control in your still lifes is marvelous #10654378

Carol Flisak level-addict 4/16/2013 6:57:47 AM

Beautiful still life image, Dave... lovely light, tones and comp! #10655674

JO ANN CLEVELAND level-addict 4/16/2013 2:20:21 PM

A favorite for me Dave...you do this type photography perfectly! I love it..

jo ann c. #10656119

JO ANN CLEVELAND level-addict 4/16/2013 2:20:39 PM

A favorite for me Dave...you do this type photography perfectly! I love it..

jo ann c. #10656121

Debra R. Harder 4/17/2013 11:14:37 AM

This is really beautiful, Dave! Wonderful rich tones and colors...and the lighting is fabulous. Gorgeous!! #10657005

Connie J. Bagot 4/17/2013 2:52:26 PM

Very beautiful! I love the rich colors and your light is to die for! Awesome! #10657239

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

Description

One hundred years after the green Anjou was discovered, this red pear was the tasty result of "bud sports", common transformations that form on trees that are more often disregarded. The Red Anjou pear had its beginning in the 1950s in Oregon when red bud sports were found on a green Anjou pear tree, instead of being ignored as usual these red pears made their debut. Red Anjou pears are harvested when mature but before they are ripe. After picking, the pears first endure a three to four week chilling period in a storage environment between 32 and 45 degrees Fahrenheit and then they are ripened.

Uploaded on 4/4/2013 7:41:52 PM


BetterPhoto.com Editor's Pick


Copyright for this gallery photo belongs solely to David M. Montero. 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.