Florets From a Single Flower

© Melissa G. Meiselman

Florets  From a Single Flower

Jessica Jenney level-classic 6/5/2009 7:22:39 AM

I just love your floral macros, Melissa! Another gorgeous capture! #1137357

Julianna J. Collett 6/5/2009 7:28:22 AM

Beautiful soft floral - LOVE the colors in this! #7599971

Mary Beth Aiello level-classic 6/5/2009 7:35:02 AM

Just gorgeous, Melissa. Love the DOF. #7600013

Kim Kleinschmidt level-classic 6/5/2009 7:39:53 AM

A lovely macro, Melissa! Gorgeous soft colors with wonderful DOF and marvelous detail! #7600031

Melissa G. Meiselman 6/5/2009 8:36:06 AM

Thanks so much Jessica, Julianna, Mary Beth and Kim for taking a look and leaving these wonderful comments!! #7600279

Tiia Vissak 6/5/2009 9:50:54 AM

a wonderful floral! #7600442

Tarun Bose 6/5/2009 1:21:52 PM

Excellent selective focus. Lovely dof. Well done Melissa. #7600806

Melissa G. Meiselman 6/5/2009 1:39:10 PM

Thanks so much Tila and Tarun for your wonderful comments!! #7600843

Carol Sawyer 6/5/2009 2:23:45 PM

Beautiful floral image, DOF and colors, Melissa!! #7600937

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna 6/5/2009 2:47:36 PM

Wonderfully lovely image, Melissa!!! :-) k #7600986

Karen Engelbreth 6/5/2009 3:36:00 PM

Wonderful image, Melissa.... #7601104

Nancyj E. Hovey level-classic 6/5/2009 6:18:49 PM

Awesome image, Melissa. Love the composition, DOF, lighting, colors...and the softness! 8o) #7601461

Tammy Espino 6/5/2009 6:57:41 PM

Beautiful capture!! You can tell they are tiny :) #7601562

Melissa G. Meiselman 6/5/2009 7:43:26 PM

Thanks so much for all of your terrific comments!! They are very much appreciated!! #7601641

Walter H. Wiesbeck 6/5/2009 8:17:08 PM

Beautiful floral capture,love the color and detail,Melissa! #7601700

Melissa G. Meiselman 6/5/2009 9:41:58 PM

Thanks Walter!! #7601816

Stefania Barbier level-classic 6/6/2009 1:12:29 AM

wonderful capture Melissa! #7602137

Patrick Rouzes level-classic 6/6/2009 7:51:01 AM

Beautiful floral taken with fabulous tones, detail, dof, focus & comp !!! LOVELY work again here, Melissa!!!

Thnaks for sharing how you did this. #7602817

Eugenio Diaz 6/6/2009 8:19:26 AM

What a wonderful wonderful shot, well done Melissa..Just Excellent , Suuperb!!!!
The details and the clarity are just amazing! #7602894

Melissa G. Meiselman 6/6/2009 9:45:15 AM

Thanks so much Stefania, Patrick and Eugenio for your wonderful comments!! #7603037

Nancy L. Green level-classic 6/7/2009 4:55:02 PM

OUTSTANDING macro Melissa, I love the wonderful soft colors and the great lighting, WTG!! <>< #7606550

Nancyj E. Hovey level-classic 6/8/2009 11:38:25 AM

on your well deserving EFP. 8o) #7609273

Dianna Murphy 6/12/2009 8:16:21 AM

Boy you've been rolling in the EPs. Well done. Love the Selective focus on this one. #7622994

Melissa G. Meiselman 6/12/2009 1:02:07 PM

Thanks so much Nancy G., Nancy J. and Dianna!! #7623712

Ruth Grimm 7/21/2009 4:50:39 PM

Congratulations on this gorgeous finalist, Melissa!!! Best of luck in the next round! #7764039

Val Feldman level-classic 7/21/2009 5:04:10 PM

Marvelous! Congrats, again, Melissa on this beautiful Finalist! #7764180

Tammy Espino level-classic 7/21/2009 5:21:37 PM

Congrats on a great finalist!! :))))) #7764363

Nancyj E. Hovey level-classic 7/21/2009 5:48:10 PM

on your well deserving FINALIST 8o) #7764596

ROLAN NARMAN 7/21/2009 6:34:33 PM

Huge Congrats on this gorgeous finalist Melissa! #7765106

Janet Daniel level-classic 7/21/2009 6:46:35 PM

Congratulations on this beautiful finalist, Melissa! #7765228

Colleen Farrell level-classic 7/21/2009 6:57:24 PM

Gorgeous floral, Melissa! Big congrats on your finalist! #7765306

Sam Britt 7/21/2009 8:00:13 PM

Congratulations again, Melissa! #7765844

Melissa G. Meiselman 7/21/2009 8:21:31 PM

Thanks so much everyone for your great remarks!!! #7765955

Freddy Bland 7/21/2009 8:37:24 PM

Beautiful finalist, Melissa!! Much congratulations to you! #7766036

Marcel J. Fernandez 7/21/2009 9:07:22 PM

Congratulations Melissa on your very outstanding Finalist. #7766167

Jessica Jenney level-classic 7/21/2009 9:12:29 PM

Congratulations, Melissa on your beautiful finalist! #7766199

Teresa A. Burnett level-classic 7/21/2009 9:30:06 PM

And another huge congratulations on this gorgeous finalist, Melissa! Best of luck in the next round!! #7766297

Julianna J. Collett level-classic 7/21/2009 9:34:19 PM

Congratulations!!! #7766316

Debra R. Harder 7/21/2009 9:55:19 PM

Ohhhh...WOW!! This is GORGEOUS, Melissa! Congratulations on another BEAUTIFUL finalist! Deb #7766435

Betsy Labuschagne 7/22/2009 2:08:50 AM

Congratulations again on this outstanding finalist Melissa!! #7766988

Ujjwal Mukherjee level-classic 7/22/2009 2:53:48 AM

Another beautiful finalist,Melissa! Congratulations!!! #7767061

Leslie McLain level-classic 7/22/2009 5:06:17 AM

Congrats on your beautiful finalist, Melissa. #7767536

Erica Murphy level-classic 7/22/2009 6:51:33 AM

Congratulations on another beautiful finalist Melissa!! #7768169

Margaret R. Barry level-classic 7/22/2009 7:16:39 AM

Congratulations on another gorgeous finalist, Melissa! #7768323

Eugenio Diaz level-classic 7/22/2009 7:18:43 AM

AMAZING piece of work!
Congratulations on your Superb Finalist! #7768338

Melissa G. Meiselman 7/22/2009 7:38:12 AM

Thanks so much everybody for these wonderful remarks. I appreciate them all so much!!! #7768485

Nadya Johnson 7/22/2009 10:28:35 AM

Looks like this is one I missed! Absolutely gorgeous, Melissa! Congratulations on your outstanding finalist! #7769473

Patricia Ronan 7/22/2009 2:36:07 PM

Congratulations on your finalist Melissa! Beautiful macro:)) #7770757

Melissa G. Meiselman 7/22/2009 2:52:23 PM

Thanks Nadya and Patricia for your appreciation of this image!! #7770818

Alex T. Mizuno 7/22/2009 3:37:51 PM

Beautiful work Melissa! Congratulations on your Finalist!!! #7770975

Linda Blair 7/22/2009 4:06:17 PM

Congratulations!!!!!! #7771078

Max Aureli 7/22/2009 4:10:41 PM

Congratulations on this wonderful Finalist, Melissa!!!! :-)) #7771102

Alexis Yobbagy 7/22/2009 9:30:04 PM

Woo Hoo! I love this one!!! Congrats Melissa!!! #7772417

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic 7/23/2009 12:03:06 AM

CONGRATULATIONS Melissa on this beautiful Finalist!

UB. #7772724

frank w. degenhardt level-classic 7/23/2009 6:21:35 AM

A most beautiful Finalist for this gorgeous picture. Congratulations from Annie and myself. Way to go. #7773860

ALLEN O. HOWARD 7/23/2009 8:41:16 AM

Beautiful, Melissa! Congratulations! #7774459

Julianne Bradford 7/23/2009 10:34:24 AM

WAY TO GO MELISSA!! Big congrats! #7774910

Melissa G. Meiselman 7/23/2009 10:49:13 AM

Thanks everyone for these wonderful comments!! I appreciate each and every one!!! #7774957

Dianna Murphy 7/23/2009 1:12:23 PM

Lovely finalist. Congratulations #7775276

Michael Khoury 7/23/2009 4:03:01 PM

Congratulations Melissa...and our Editors forgot to 'pick it' first!!! ...go figure!!!! :)))))
mk #7775726

Patrick Rouzes level-classic 7/23/2009 7:09:43 PM

CONGRATULATIONS on this incredible finalist, Melissa!!! #7776255

Melissa G. Meiselman 7/23/2009 8:06:45 PM

Thanks so much Dianna, Michael and Patrick for your great remarks!! #7776345

Mary K. Robison 7/26/2009 9:04:13 PM

So dainty, with such pretty pastel colors, Melissa ~
Congratulations on this beautiful finalist! #7784751

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This was taken at the Nature Coast Botanical Gardens in Spring Hill, Florida on an overcast day. I used my Canon 100mm Macro lens to take this with a wide open aperture.

The florets are very tiny and plentiful.

Entered into Details and Macro.

Exif: F Number: 4, Exposure Bias Value: -1.00, ExposureTime: 1/800 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 800, White balance: Manual white balance, FocalLength: 100.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 5D Mark II

Uploaded on 6/5/2009 6:55:39 AM

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