Wet Flower

Uploaded: October 14, 2011 19:34:13


Exif: F Number: 10, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/125 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 100, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 200.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 60D


Sandi L. Olson October 15, 2011

Thats gorgeous! The clarity is so perfect, the colors are beautiful and the brightness and contrast are perfect. Congratulations!
sandi #1415576

Vincent J. DeSanto October 15, 2011

Hi Sandi, thanks for liking this picture. This is a Giant Lily that only grows one time a year and in only one location. The pond it grows in is only about 30 feet round, that's it. I caught this before it fully opened up which is frigin huge in diameter. #9736976

Sandi L. Olson November 16, 2011

+Vinnie, Congratulations, you are a finalist in Cotober, they woule have been crazy to overlook this beauty. Congratulations
sandi #9810028

Vincent J. DeSanto November 17, 2011

Thanks Sandi, this shot is one of my favorates for sure. #9812558

Tomás Widow level-deluxe November 17, 2011

Uauu Vincent!
A very deserved finalist for a fantastic photo. I didn't noticed it before, sorry! It´s gorgeous.

Tomas #9812903

Vincent J. DeSanto November 17, 2011

Thank you Tomas for the great compliment. Your support as always is very much appreciated. #9813203

Merna L. Nobile November 29, 2011

You’re the kind of person who makes the world a better, brighter place…You worked hard for this, you made it happen, and you have a right to be proud. So enjoy these satisfying moments; you deserve every one! Merna

Vincent J. DeSanto November 29, 2011

Merna, thank you very much for such kind words. I always appreciate you kindness. #9837550

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