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 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 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 La Mattino 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

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



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

Made With

Camera: Nikon D80 Digital SLR Camera Editor's Pick

Copyright for this gallery photo belongs solely to Heather Pickard. 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.