Golden Glow

© Kalena Randall

Golden Glow

Uploaded: July 07, 2012


The thing I noticed about this lovely Iris was the golden glow in the center.

I took this photo at a campground in central Arkansas. I used my Lensbaby Composer with the soft optic and a Kenko macro tube.


Mike Bachman July 10, 2012

I have been trying to get good shots of iris for a few years and know it is tough to do.
You did a good job on this one. #1474081

Arthur Bohlmann July 10, 2012

Nice work, I too have images that have taken many attempts before I got one that I was happy with. Persistance usually pays off in the end #10223012

Kalena Randall July 10, 2012

I found that I really like to do Lensbaby soft focus optic with flowers. It seems to give an ethereal look to the flower. Using my Kenko macro tubes was an experiment and I found they work well. #10223373

Christina N. Seuser July 10, 2012

Ethereal indeed, very beautiful. #10223471

Susan Williams level-classic July 10, 2012

Lovely colors and outstanding comp, Kalena. Nice work with that cool equipment! #10224046

Carla Capra Anderson July 11, 2012

Elegant! #10225674

David Resnikoff level-deluxe July 15, 2012


Great work.
As stated patience pays off.
I´ve tried extension tubes recently but in my case the quality just deteriorates.

David R #10229928

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