Yellow Iris

Shirley Sicurello level-classic 8/23/2009 6:30:26 AM

Beautiful, love the richness of the colors. #1171542

Heather Pickard 8/23/2009 7:02:17 AM

Thanks Shirley,

This was shot in early morning, and the low-angled sunlight helped achieve richer color. #7880028

Dominick M. Dimacale level-classic 8/23/2009 8:04:22 AM

Lovely florals, Heather.

Dominick #7880320

Rita K. Connell level-classic 8/24/2009 6:33:44 AM

Great picture Heather, the contrast is nicely done, I don't think I have ever seen a yellow iris like this one before. It's beautiful. #7883107

Jennifer L. Wu 8/25/2009 6:45:11 PM

Lovely! I like the complementary colors. #7887738

Heather Pickard 8/26/2009 4:04:08 AM

Thanks Dominick for your comment.
These yellow irises grow wild in our area ( Eastern Ontario) in wet habitats such as marshes, pond edges and wet ditches. This photo was taken at at wetland/marsh I often visit to look for birds.
Thanks, Jen, for checkin' in. #7888670

M.Christine Duncan 8/26/2009 6:31:46 AM

Lovely shot Heather! And congrats on the EP too... so bright and cheery, just what I needed on this bleak dismal rainy day!!! #7889194

Alan Garner 8/26/2009 9:29:25 AM

Gotta love that early morning light!

Well done. #7889770

Arthur Bohlmann level-classic 8/26/2009 12:57:09 PM

Very good capture Heather #7890265

Heather Pickard 8/26/2009 2:28:26 PM

Hi Christine.
Flowers do have a way of brightening a dreary day. I'm glad to have helped in that effort.
Thanks Al & Arthur for your encouraging comments.
I haven't posted any photos lately and I am glad to get your feedback on this one. Its appreciated! #7890514

Dianna Murphy level-classic 9/2/2009 8:36:05 AM

Congrats on your featured image in Photoflash! #7909448

Loan Tran level-classic 9/2/2009 8:36:26 AM

Great capture, love the colors #7909450

Gord MacEachern level-classic 9/2/2009 10:12:12 AM

Fantastic early morning capture Heather,and congratulations on your Photoflash feature! #7909690

Heather Pickard 9/2/2009 10:28:32 AM

Thanks Dianna, Loan an Gord for your kind words.
It was a total surprise to me to see my photo featured in Photoflash...but what a nice honor. #7909724

Donna LaMattino Pagakis level-classic 9/2/2009 11:27:40 AM

Vibrant and beautiful colors, nicely composed too! Congratulations! #7909843

Susie Peek-Swint 9/3/2009 2:23:54 AM

Beautiful capture Heather .. love the comp and colours .. congrats on being featured in the newsletter! #7911369

Heather Pickard 9/4/2009 6:17:39 AM

Thanks Donna and Susie!
Blue and yellow are indeed a winning combination! #7914836

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flower,yellow,iris,floral,

Exif: F Number: 11, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 625/100000 seconds, Flash: did not fire., ISO: 200, White balance: Manual white balance, FocalLength: 420.00 mm, Model: NIKON D80

Uploaded on 8/23/2009 5:57:14 AM

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Camera: Nikon D80 Digital SLR Camera

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