Candy Corn
Finalist - September 2011

© Heather Loewenhardt

Candy Corn<br>Finalist - September 2011

Ellen Hodges level-deluxe September 30, 2011

Very awesome color, Heather! Love the comp, too! #1411971

Phillip R. Connolly September 30, 2011

Wow, that's interesting corn Heather! I haven't come across it myself. I do like mine to be young tender and sweet though!! Great macro!!

Phil #9708121

David Phalen September 30, 2011

Love the comp, shapes and colors!! Well done!! #9708157

Monnie Ryan September 30, 2011

Fabulous color and detail, Heather! #9708291

Robert R. Goodman level-addict September 30, 2011

Hi Heather,That is gorgeous detail my friend.Beautiful capture with great detail!!! #9708315

Avril Young September 30, 2011

love corn, have not seen it in those colours know the photo of yours taken with the girl behind the mesh, did you get the idea from 'The Good Wife' I love the series

excellent capture and detail Heather #9708359

Mary Dimitriw level-deluxe September 30, 2011

Gorgeous colors, comp and detail Heather! I must go down the road to visit one of the local farms. He grows tons and tons of the colored corn for the hunters up north.

Marilyn Cornwell level-deluxe October 01, 2011

Beautiful details and colour, Heather! #9708750

Gord MacEachern October 01, 2011

The color and detail are fantastic Heather, right down to the dust. We see this kind of corn in the fall used as fall decorating. Not sure if it is edible or not. Maybe more like field corn, animals eat it but not humans? We used to call it Indian corn. #9708767

Ray Thoms October 01, 2011

Great image all the repeating patterns of the kernels... #9708928

Tiia Vissak October 01, 2011

a cool close-up! #9709104

Patrick Rouzes level-classic October 01, 2011

Superb tones, textures, clarity, comp & macro work, Heather! Winner in my book! #9709358

Kirsten Kiki Kjaer level-classic October 01, 2011

Big WOW to the colors and details here, Heather. Amazing! #9709366

Jeffrey R. Bange October 01, 2011

Great macro shot Heather, love the various colors of the kernels, I also know this as Indian corn which can always be found at this time of the year where I live. #9709433

Nancy L. Green level-classic October 01, 2011

FANTASTIC colors, lighting and texture my friend, BEAUTIFULLY composed and captured, WTG!!! <>< #9709749

Carol L. Fowler October 01, 2011

Beautiful macro. I bet the pop-corn would be a marvelous color combo too! #9709868

Tammy M. Anderson level-deluxe October 01, 2011

Fabulous details, comp and colors, Heather. #9710039

Mary K. Robison October 02, 2011

Excellent Autumn macro, Heather! Love the "Indian maize" colors and your beautiful diagonal composition.
Carol's come up with a very cool idea: multi-colored popcorn! Kids would love it, and so would quite a few of us grown-ups. Somebody should get on the stick at Orville's factory about that! #9710315

Mike Clime October 02, 2011

Excellent capture and details, Heather! Never seen an ear with that many different colors. #9711253

John Connolly October 02, 2011

This is all new to me too Heather! Marvelous detail and color, what a stunning close up! #9711341

Susan Weisensel October 02, 2011

Excellent detail and color Heather, It is the time of year isn't it. #9711436

Reynaldo D. Reyes level-classic October 02, 2011

Wonderful macro shot Heather with excellent dof to render the ears so sharp. It's the outstanding color that engages the viewer. I've never actually seen these variety in person. So cool! #9711748

Renata Gusciora October 03, 2011

Awesome macro shot,Heather! I love all the colors! #9713147

Patti Coblentz October 03, 2011

Perfection, my it!!! #9713258

Tammy Espino October 03, 2011

Super!!! :) #9714320

Joanna Madloch October 05, 2011

Fantastic detail, treatment and color, Heather. #9717956

Mitch Spence level-classic October 05, 2011

That macro look makes for a great abstract, Heather. The kernels just glow. #9718164

Orsi October 18, 2011

Amazing macro,Heather!!Congratulations!! #9743587

Amy M. Wilson October 18, 2011

Huge congratulations on your awesome Finalist, Heather!! #9743611

Reynaldo D. Reyes level-classic October 18, 2011

It's a very commendable entry, a huge Congratulations Heather! #9743636

Tammy Espino October 18, 2011

Congrats on your wonderful finalist :) #9743680

Mary Timman October 18, 2011

Fabulous fall image. Congratulations on this beautiful finalist. Good Luck on the next round Heather. #9743700

Patti Coblentz October 18, 2011

Next comes winner, surely...this is fantastic!! Congratulations on your finalist, Heather! #9743862

Tammy M. Anderson level-deluxe October 18, 2011

Congrats on your great finalist, Heather. #9743865

Jeffrey R. Bange October 18, 2011

Congratulations Heather on your finalist photo and best of luck in the next round. #9744412

Carol Eade level-addict October 18, 2011

Beautiful color and love the light, congratulations on your finalist, Heather! #9744539

Robert R. Goodman level-addict October 18, 2011

Hi Heather,A big congratulations on this beautiful finalist!!! #9744577

JO ANN CLEVELAND October 18, 2011

Ohhhh Heather! I LOVED this and am so proud to see it got recognition!

You go girl!

jo ann c, #9744661

Rona L. Schwarz October 18, 2011

Wonderful composition, Heather - love the textures and colors, lines and shapes! CONGRATULATIONS on your superb FINALIST and Good luck in the next round! #9745167

Carol L. Fowler October 18, 2011

Congrats on this wonderful Finalist #9745251

Susan Weisensel October 18, 2011

Congratulations Heather. #9745391

Joannie Bertucci level-classic October 18, 2011

Congrats on your colorful corn finalist! #9745428

Barbara Waldoch level-classic October 19, 2011

Congrats on your wonderful finalists, Heather! #9745807

Mary K. Robison October 19, 2011

CONGRATULATIONS on your eye-catching Finalist, Heather!
Best of luck in the next round! #9745833

Cheryl Winn October 19, 2011

Congratulations ,Heather. This is wondeful! #9745845

Julie Burnett October 19, 2011

WOW, what a fantastic macro, Heather! Congratulations, and best of luck!! #9746142

Gord MacEachern October 19, 2011

Big congratulations on your well deserved finalists Heather, good luck next round! #9746315

Monnie Ryan October 19, 2011

Congratulations on your Finalist award, Heather - love this one! #9746411

Renata Gusciora October 19, 2011

Congratulations on your awesome finalist,Heather!!!:-) #9746462

Val Feldman level-deluxe October 19, 2011

It's a beauty! Congratulations, Heather and all the best in the upcoming round! #9746600

Jack Ryan October 19, 2011

Congratulations...a very deserving selection. #9746701

Tiia Vissak October 19, 2011

Congratulations! #9747093

Dianne Brin level-classic October 19, 2011

Beautiful colors. Congratulations on your finalist! #9747182

Patrick Rouzes level-classic October 19, 2011

Incredible! Congratulations & good luck, Heather! #9747257

Nancy L. Green level-classic October 19, 2011

No surprise here Heather, CONGRATULATIONS!!! <>< #9747869

October 19, 2011

Beautiful soft light on this indian corn - brings out the beautiful subtle color. #9747976

Wanda Knoss October 19, 2011

Great colours,lighting and dusty detail. Some of my fav colours in this beauty! Congratulations again. #9748280

Debbie Hartley level-deluxe October 19, 2011

Beautiful, love the corn colours! Congratulations on your finalist Heather! #9748331

Bojan Bencic level-classic October 19, 2011

Congratulations on your finalists, Heather! Love this one. #9748425

Debbie Bray October 19, 2011

Lovely range of colours in your cobs, Heather, congratulations on your finalists! #9749036

Mary Dimitriw level-deluxe October 20, 2011

Congrats on another great Finalist Heather! #9749800

Courtenay Vanderbilt October 20, 2011

Congratulations, Heather! Love the comp, colors and details! (I will definitely be back to Banff and let you know!) #9749876

Debra R. Harder October 20, 2011

I'm currently taking a "close-up" class...and these are the type of shots that are so inspiring. Outstanding, Heather! Huge congratulations on your SUPERB finalist! Deb #9750241

Claudia Kuhn level-classic October 20, 2011

Congrats on this and your other finalist Heather #9751019

Nikki McDonald level-classic October 20, 2011

Super light, color and detail, Heather. Congratulations on the Finalist and good luck in the next round. #9751524

Marilyn Cornwell level-deluxe October 21, 2011

Congratulations on this splendid image, Heather! #9751952

Kirsten Kiki Kjaer level-classic October 21, 2011

Congratulations on you well deserved finalists, Heather. #9752500

David M. Montero October 23, 2011

Congratulations on your finalist selection Heather!!! #9756737

Merna L. Nobile October 31, 2011

May your heart catch the joy of the moment and soar!
I am so happy for you!

JO ANN CLEVELAND November 09, 2011

Hi Heeather,
Just saw this featured on []!

Congrats again!!

jo ann c. #9793403

Daniella Puente November 09, 2011

Congrats on this finalist and also for being featured Heather on the Photo Flash today :) #9793494

Kathryn Wesserling level-classic November 09, 2011

Sorry that I missed this gorgeous image earlier, but thanks to BP PhotoFlash #103, I got a second chance. It's all wonderful, but it's those jewel-tone kernels that keep drawing me in. Congratulations on such a beautiful creation. #9793518

Heather Loewenhardt level-deluxe November 09, 2011

I an so thrilled to have a photo featured in a BP newsletter. What a big surprise that totally made my day. Thanks for all your thoughtful and wonderful comments. #9794011

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*Details and Macro*
Canon EF 100mm macro lens f/25 1/8 sec (tripod and cable release) ISO 250 12mm extension tube
This is decorative, variegated colored corn or sometimes referred to as Indian Corn.
Its bright colors remind me of candy although I would prefer to eat mine without the fine dust.

Exif: F Number: 25, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/8 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 250, White balance: Manual white balance, FocalLength: 100.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 7D

Uploaded on September 30, 2011 Photo Contest Finalist

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