Hey Bud! Grab some dew, will ya?

© Tess L. Yee

Hey Bud!  Grab some dew, will ya?

Joanne E. Bohenstengel 11/3/2009 4:24:25 AM

Great title, Tess. Love the photo too :). #1200146

Anita Hogue 11/3/2009 4:26:59 AM

Sooooooo beautiful Tess! Fabulous clarity! #8099526

Maria A. Gonzalez 11/3/2009 4:34:08 AM

This image is very pretty and well composed,Tess..Love the reflections on the water droplets...The dark bg really brings out the fine detail..Well captured. #8099545

Gord MacEachern 11/3/2009 4:39:28 AM

Fantastic work here Tess, great job! #8099557

Robert R. Goodman 11/3/2009 4:39:43 AM

Beautiful capture,Tess.I like the reflection in the dew drop.Great image!!!! #8099558

Agnes Fegan 11/3/2009 4:54:07 AM

I love the dew drop reflections! #8099609

Judy V. Kennamer 11/3/2009 5:01:17 AM

Soooooooo beautiful Tess!!! Love the reflections! #8099648

Courtenay Vanderbilt 11/3/2009 5:07:25 AM

Beautiful, Tess! Love the water droplets! #8099677

Val Feldman 11/3/2009 5:09:28 AM

Gorgeous, Tess! Love those reflections! #8099686

Monnie Ryan 11/3/2009 5:10:01 AM

A real stunner, Tess! #8099691

Joy Rector 11/3/2009 5:12:54 AM

excellent shot #8099702

Jeana Clark 11/3/2009 5:27:16 AM

Awesome light, color, DOF and details!!
Terrific shot Tess!!!

~J~ #8099771

Jeff Robinson 11/3/2009 5:35:35 AM

Great color, lighting and detail! Jeff #8099811

Amy M. Wilson 11/3/2009 5:35:42 AM

FANTASTIC comp, colors, clarity... love the waterdrops and reflections... just beautiful, Tess! #8099813

Alan L. Borror 11/3/2009 5:54:32 AM

WOW!!! Awesome, Tess! Colors , detail and composition are great. #8099896

Tony ODonoghue 11/3/2009 5:59:25 AM

Very, Very nice Tess. #8099930

Tess L. Yee 11/3/2009 6:05:46 AM

I really appreciate each and every super comment! Thanks for taking the time to look and drop off kind words! #8099978

Kate Jackson 11/3/2009 6:27:30 AM

Beautiful waterdroplets and reflections Tess! #8100066

Jodi Zimmer 11/3/2009 6:46:44 AM

lovely! #8100107

Kathleen Rinker 11/3/2009 6:55:57 AM

Beautiful image Tess, wonderful waterdroplets!! #8100142

Kathleen Brennan 11/3/2009 7:04:00 AM

Excellent capture with clarity and beautiful color! #8100162

Jessica Jenney 11/3/2009 7:25:44 AM

Fabulous macro, gorgeous color and detail, Tess! #8100244

Margaret R. Barry 11/3/2009 7:32:01 AM

Beautiful colors, comp. and detail, Tess! #8100265

Patricia Seidler 11/3/2009 7:50:27 AM

Simply beautiful Tess. Terrific macro.! #8100322

Jack Ryan 11/3/2009 8:09:19 AM

Outstanding detail and color in this well composed image. Very well done. #8100363

Rony Sagy 11/3/2009 8:09:51 AM

Spectacular image, Tess. Love the colors, the detail and the comp. #8100364

Tiia Vissak 11/3/2009 8:55:06 AM

a beautiful close-up! #8100453

Melissa G. Meiselman 11/3/2009 9:09:23 AM

Stunning shot of these beautiful droplets and flower taken with ultra sharp detail, vibrant color and terrific light, Tess!! #8100489

Marty Straub 11/3/2009 9:49:11 AM

Cool refractions in those drops, Tess. They really add wow impact to this beautiful exposure. #8100532

Sam Britt 11/3/2009 10:39:44 AM

Terrific macro, Tess. Great refractions in the waterdrops. #8100594

Mary Beth Aiello 11/3/2009 11:15:36 AM

Outstanding macro, Tess. #8100704

Mike Clime 11/3/2009 12:14:57 PM

Awesome macro and really like the reflections in the drops! #8100834

Dick W. Wyatt 11/3/2009 12:59:17 PM

Great capture. #8100922

Inge Linden 11/3/2009 1:09:04 PM

Very beautiful!!!Great macro #8100942

Tammy M. Anderson 11/3/2009 1:35:00 PM

This is gorgeous, Tess. I think you found the perfect bud. So well done. #8101008

Barbara Waldoch 11/3/2009 4:21:25 PM

Beautiful shot, Tess! #8101327

David Phalen 11/3/2009 5:15:48 PM

Terrific light, colors and clarity in this beauty!! #8101412

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna 11/3/2009 5:35:42 PM

Gloriously GORGEOUS, Tess!!! :-) k #8101453

Teresa A. Burnett 11/3/2009 6:58:17 PM

Wonderful, Tess!! Gorgeous color and light, and the reflections in the dewdrops are fantastic!! #8101605

Carrie M. Groseclose 11/3/2009 7:39:21 PM

WOW, Tess!! Love the color, the reflections, and the details on this beautiful floral!! #8101664

Patrick Rouzes 11/3/2009 8:34:58 PM

It was waiting for you to get this magnificent shot, Tess! EXCEPTIONAL & incredible capture here! A fave for me indeed! WTG! #8101738

Christine Lobsinger 11/3/2009 10:09:05 PM

Hi Tess,
wow.. this is beautiful..
Patrick said it ALL.

I also love your title, it made me SMILE BIG-

SWM #8101796

Kirsten Kiki Kjaer 11/3/2009 11:34:30 PM

Your search certainly came to fruition, Tess. Fantastic reflections in those drops. Very lovely macro image. #8101858

Deb Koskovich 11/4/2009 3:58:05 AM

Outstanding, Tess! #8102342

Renata Gusciora 11/4/2009 4:08:36 AM

Incredible drops capture,fantastic details and reflections,Tess! #8102414

Marilyn Cornwell 11/4/2009 4:31:50 AM

So fabulous, Tess!! #8102605

Howard B. Cheek 11/4/2009 5:03:20 AM

Nice work "Bud", love those reflections :) #8102823

Lynn M. Whitt 11/4/2009 5:42:51 AM

Wow, the light, colors, and clarity are perfect! Not to mention great reflection in the drops. Very well done.... #8102992

Nancy L. Green 11/4/2009 6:18:42 AM

OUTSTANDING floral here Tess, the colors and clarity are superb and those water drops are simply AMAZING!!! #8103108

Mitch Spence 11/4/2009 9:10:28 AM

A sparkling shot this certainly is, Tess. #8103560

Tess L. Yee 11/4/2009 9:16:25 AM

Wow, thank you, everyone! Seriously, you guys & gals leave such super comments!! #8103578

Daniella Puente 11/4/2009 12:03:10 PM

Excellent macro capture... #8103912

Sabrina Ryan 11/4/2009 12:23:48 PM

Beautiful image, Tess! Beautiful colors, details, and reflections! #8103952

Randy D. Dinkins 11/4/2009 6:27:56 PM

Great macro shot. Beautiful color and details. #8104605

Marcel J. Fernandez 11/5/2009 3:12:16 AM

A delightful macro capture with great color and detail. #8105275

Carolyn Morgan 11/5/2009 6:37:22 AM

OOOOOOOOO! #8105849

Boyd L. Alexander 11/5/2009 8:03:53 AM

WOW Tess!!Great clarity and composition. Very cool droplets shot. #8106047

Kay Beausoleil 11/5/2009 8:04:54 AM

Smashing colours and great reflections on the dewdrops, Tess! #8106048

Tess L. Yee 11/5/2009 8:43:55 AM

Great big thanks for each of these terrific comments Daniella, Sabrina, Randy, Marcel, Carolyn, Boyd, and Kay! #8106128

Christine Czernin 11/5/2009 12:02:50 PM

Wonderful capture all the way, great color,and as with all your pictures top clarity. #8106511

Karen Engelbreth 11/5/2009 3:29:03 PM

Fantastic macro capture, Tess - WOW... #8106879

Ken Smith 11/5/2009 4:52:34 PM

I always like how the reflections are upside down in the drops...beautifully done, Tess! #8107051

Linda M. Walker 11/6/2009 3:14:30 AM

Wonderful background and details! #8107938

Kim Lund 11/6/2009 4:26:48 AM

Stunning photo. I really like it.

Douglas Pignet 11/6/2009 4:52:48 AM

Lovely capture #8108336

frank w. degenhardt 11/6/2009 5:24:42 AM

Tess- Your focusing on the rain drops really produced a beautiful picture. Love the purple of the flowers, the green of the leaves and then the black background. Gorgeous composition and the pov is exceptional. I especially love the reflections in the raindrops. That is so special.
Beautiful work my friend.
Have a wonderful day, take time to enjoy some of it. #8108468

ROLAN NARMAN 11/6/2009 8:01:16 AM

Fantastic capture Tess! Fabulous work! #8109123

Claudia Kuhn 11/6/2009 10:06:56 AM

Beautiful macro tess, great color combo. #8109415

Tess L. Yee 11/6/2009 11:01:19 AM

Thank you for all of your wonderful comments! I really appreciate the guys & gals that make BP so much fun! #8109497

Susie Peek-Swint 11/6/2009 3:10:33 PM

Beautiful capture Tess ~ love the title too! #8109852

Wanda B. Anderson 11/6/2009 4:18:26 PM

Beautiful capture of dew-drenched bud, Tess! #8109978

Tess L. Yee 11/9/2009 9:46:47 AM

Thank you for the great comments, Susie & Wanda! #8116963

Steve A. Mark 11/9/2009 12:50:59 PM

Gorgeous!!! #8117346

Chris Ebben 11/11/2009 3:11:18 AM

Very nicely taken & presented. I'll have to try this now!! Good work=^..^= #8121770

Tess L. Yee 11/11/2009 10:19:32 AM

Thanks for those super comments, Steve & Chris! #8122931

Lana Arcemont 11/20/2009 5:21:03 AM

Love the reflections, Tess!
Wonderful Image! #8147162

Tess L. Yee 12/1/2009 6:08:19 AM

Thank you for the really kind comment, Lana! #8181819

frank w. degenhardt 12/2/2009 10:18:58 PM

Tess- I do so enjoy seeing flowers hanging on despite the cooler weather. You do such amazing work with the drops and the focus on them. Love the pink of the bud. This whole drops of waters series is amazinging beautiful. Stunning work my friend.
Have a wonderful day, enjoy. #8186822

Rod Partington 2/9/2010 2:10:43 PM

Gorgeous capture Tess! Awesome detail.
Love the title. Cheers! #8369346

Stephen Zacker 2/11/2010 2:59:44 PM

Like the simplicity and detail. Nice macro #8374840

Tess L. Yee 2/16/2010 6:04:15 AM

Thank you for those great comments Frank, Rod, & Stephen! #8386358

Amanda D. Austwick 2/21/2010 3:37:36 PM

Gorgeous close up with superb detail.Love the reflections in the dew drops.Fantastic Image! #8404944

Tess L. Yee 2/22/2010 8:55:23 AM

Thank you for the really kind comment, Amanda! #8407151

Linda A. Braddock 2/23/2010 12:40:05 PM

Tess, This is Gorgeous! #8410402

Tess L. Yee 3/8/2010 10:32:51 AM

Thank you for such a nice comment, Linda! #8440160

JO ANN CLEVELAND 3/23/2010 9:00:25 AM

Fannnnnntastic Tess!

jo ann c. #8475046

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The day after my Discovery Channel shoot, I decided to search in earnest for some dew. Most of the flowers are waning, but this one bud seemed unfazed by the cooling temperatures.

Exif: Model: NIKON D80

Uploaded on 11/3/2009 4:22:02 AM

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Camera: Nikon D80 Digital SLR Camera

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