Uploaded: August 13, 2012 06:22:17


Many of the dahlias in the Mill Creek Park garden this year are supported by white mesh - they're quite tall, and the heavy rains can knock them down in a flash. It's Monday again (boo hiss) - hope it's a good day for everyone!

Exif: F Number: 5.6, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/400 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 400, FocalLength: 100.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS DIGITAL REBEL XTi


Robert R. Goodman August 13, 2012

Hi Monnie,Beautiful capture my friend.Stunning color and great detail.Cooling down a little here,only a 110 today!!!! #1480204

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe August 13, 2012

Great color and detail - Beautifully captured Monnie! #10274056

Tammy M. Anderson level-deluxe August 13, 2012

Another beautiful flower capture. #10274214

Mitch Spence level-classic August 13, 2012

I didn't know what was making that criss-cross pattern behind this delightful bloom, Monnie. I thought maybe it was other stems. But whatever it turned out to be, your dof and framing made it a lovely background addition here. #10274235

Mike Clime August 13, 2012

Beautiful capture and looks like a perfect specimen, Monnie! PS - lots of cool taxidermy at the Anchorage airport. #10274240

Julianne Bradford August 13, 2012

How lovely Monnie! #10274367

John Connolly August 13, 2012

A beautiful dahlia and capture Monnie! The soft light and color are outstanding! #10274384

Nancy L. Green level-classic August 13, 2012

WOW!!! This is one GORGEOUS floral!!! I love the wonderful colors, tones and lighting!!! <>< #10274414

David Phalen August 13, 2012

Spectacular colors, clarity and DOF!! Very well done!! #10274614

David M. Montero August 13, 2012

Very stunning and beautiful Monnie!!! #10274624

Tamara K. Walker level-classic August 13, 2012

I like the fence I think it adds something to this fabulous flower. #10274728

Douglas Pignet August 14, 2012

very nice lighting and comp...well done #10274985

Rona L. Schwarz August 14, 2012

Lovely flower capture, Monnie! Beautiful soft lighting and delicate color - and what a good idea about the mesh - I bet it saves a lot of flowers! Anyway, makes for a very interesting background! #10276243

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