Pink Claret Cup Hedgehog

Uploaded: March 29, 2013 13:54:58


Pink Claretcup Hedgehog Cactus Bloom & buds. First this Season

Exif: F Number: 18, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/20 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 125, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 88.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 5D Mark II


Dayna Cain level-classic March 29, 2013

Wow! This is AWESOME! #1521513

Patricia A. Casey level-deluxe March 29, 2013

Thank you Dayna....I'm really fortunate to have a garden filled with cactus plants....and when they bloom...oh my I'm in seventh heaven... #10633509

Tammy Espino March 29, 2013

Beautiful! Still waiting here for the blooms to start! :) #10633696

Patricia A. Casey level-deluxe March 30, 2013

Hey Tammy.....thanks for viewing...I'm looking forward to seeing your cactus blooms in NV....have a terrific day... #10634484

Liz blahh March 30, 2013

Just beautiful! #10634499

Patricia A. Casey level-deluxe March 30, 2013

Thank you Liz.... #10634504

Thomas E. Hinds March 30, 2013

Beautiful color and light, Patricia! #10635111

Patricia A. Casey level-deluxe March 30, 2013

Hi Thomas....thank your new site photo of the he/she yours? #10635117

Patricia A. Casey level-deluxe March 30, 2013

Hi this Bootsie? #10635118

Terry Cervi level-deluxe April 02, 2013

What a beautiful cactus, Patricia!! Fantastic shot too! #10639460

Robert R. Goodman April 03, 2013

Hi Patricia,Best of luck with your up comming show.Our desert flowers look very beautiful this year.I hope to make it out to the east coast this summer!!! #10640040

Patricia A. Casey level-deluxe April 03, 2013

Thank you Terry & Bobby....yes the flowers are glorious out in the yard...starting with this Pink Claret Cup Hedgehog...she never fails to produce the most beautiful flowers...Hope you have a great time on the east coast...will look forward to those images...will they be City or Country or little of both?

Eivor Kuchta April 03, 2013

Beautiful light on this wonderfully colored cactus, Patricia! I was out camping in the Utah desert on Easter, but it was too early for cactus flowers there. #10640262

Patricia A. Casey level-deluxe April 03, 2013 all of Utah are higher than the Phoenix, AZ maybe May and June when their flowers start....Thank you for viewing and your kinds words...... #10640419

Dee Langevin level-classic April 03, 2013

Stunning beauty with wonderful lighting and detail Patricia! The buds are as pretty as the blossom! #10640578

Patricia A. Casey level-deluxe April 03, 2013

Thank you so much Dee for your kind words & viewing.....Amazing....not even an EP...oh well..I do this for fun and sharing with my friends near &'s just interesting....isn't it? #10640589

Nadia Paul April 06, 2013

Hello Patricia! Stunning capture with wonderful comp and details my friend - please enter this again as it deserves gold! #10643609

Patricia A. Casey level-deluxe April 06, 2013

Hi Nadia....thank you....I'll give it another go this month. #10643633

Laura E. Swan level-classic April 07, 2013

I agree with Nadia. This is excellent! The darkness gives me a sense of density as it we were viewing this in the moonlight. It's a very special image!

-Laura :D

P.S. We have booked all of our campsites now for Banff and Jasper. Booking season has officially opened!! #10644395

Patricia A. Casey level-deluxe April 07, 2013

Thank you so much for the kind words, Laura. I have resubmitted for we'll see. I'm just happy you enjoyed the capture! We have too...I'll send you an email offline to let you know our dates & sites...we're also staying in Waterton for four will be our first visit there....hope we can connect this time...bye for now. #10644440

Laura E. Swan level-classic April 07, 2013

FUN! Hope it works out! I'll be waiting to hear!! #10644959

Karen Celella April 09, 2013

Gorgeous, Patricia! #10647167

Dee Langevin level-classic August 01, 2013

Spectacular blossom Patricia! I counted no less than 7 of your beautiful cactus flowers in the BP SnapShot link. Congratulations on a fabulous showing! #10792504

Patricia A. Casey level-deluxe August 13, 2013

Hi Dee...just catching up with stuff on BP now...thanks for your kind words. I'm happy that BP did a showing of desert flowers....they are spectacular and amazing....hugs...=^..^= #10806947

August 14, 2014 1

Wonderful photo....great capture... #11107875

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