Orchid Bird

© Paula Lechten

Orchid Bird

Stephen Zacker level-classic 2/28/2004 9:07:15 AM

Beautiful. Like the soft quality it has! #101826

William C. Raco level-classic 2/28/2004 10:26:54 AM

This is gorgeous, Paula!
Love the soft color and focus.
Beautifully composed.
This is superb!

bill #400332

Paula Lechten level-classic 2/28/2004 10:48:40 AM

Our supermarket, Publix, had these on sale. I took it home and photographed it on my porch this morning using a gold reflector in back. Just did a selective sharpening and softened "wings" slightly. Thanks for your comments. #400343

Susie Peek-Swint level-classic 2/28/2004 12:54:34 PM

Beautiful Paula!! #400429

Bonnie C. Lackey level-classic 2/28/2004 3:00:14 PM

So soft and fragile looking. This is marvelous... #400549

Shirley L. Carpenter 2/28/2004 3:47:50 PM

Excellent.......So beautiful!! #400619

Evy Johansen level-classic 2/28/2004 6:36:36 PM

So soft and beautiful, Paula! Gorgeous image! #400802

Charlene Bayerle level-classic 2/28/2004 6:45:33 PM

Very beautiful Paula!!! Great work!! #400809

Leanne M.E. Boyd level-classic 2/29/2004 1:39:54 AM

I like how you filled the frame. Lovely Paula! #400936

Terry R. Hatfield level-classic 2/29/2004 8:54:30 AM

Hi Paula A Beautiful Specimen For A Super Market!!Nice Detail And Softness To The Image!
Terry. #401593

Paula Lechten level-classic 2/29/2004 12:07:30 PM

Thanks for your wonderful comments. They mean a lot to me. I haven't done macro photography in quite a while. A bad back has made crawling on the belly ala Gary Brasch difficult. Supermarket flowers on a table are a lot easier.
I should correct an error, my Tamron is 80mm. I shot with aperature of 20 and focused on the little "beak". #401783

Kathleen Clemons 3/19/2004 2:48:00 AM

Beautiful, Paula. Congrats!!! #431223

Cathy Barrows 3/19/2004 6:20:03 AM

congrats!...beautiful #432178

Gen Nagase 3/19/2004 8:31:06 AM

Congratulations, Paula!!!

Susie Peek-Swint 3/19/2004 8:52:05 AM

Congrats Paula -- well deserved! #433051

Evy Johansen level-classic 3/19/2004 10:24:23 AM

Many congratulations, Paula! #433423

Paula Lechten level-classic 3/19/2004 12:36:59 PM

Thank you for your comments. I appreciate them immensely. lol to all #433990

Paula Showen level-classic 3/19/2004 2:21:38 PM

Beautiful, Paula! Congratulations! #434355

Colette M. Metcalf level-classic 3/19/2004 7:18:07 PM

Congrats, Paula!!! #435110

Ellen Peach level-classic 3/21/2004 5:48:12 PM

This is absolutely beautiful, Paula, congratulations! #439438

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Tamron 80mm macro, Phai Queen Rose "Nice"

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