One Drop of Rain

© William Johnson

One Drop of Rain

Uploaded: July 22, 2007


Canon 28-135 @ 127mm f/5.6 @ 1/750 ISO-200

Exif: F Number: 5.6, Exposure Bias Value: +1/2, Exposure Time: 1/750, Flash: flash did not fire, ISO: 200, White Balance: auto white balance, Focal Length: 127mm, Camera Model: Canon EOS 10D


William Johnson July 23, 2007

CC's and any comments welcome. I thought it was strange that there was just the One Drop of rain here with all the rain we hae been having of late. #697004

Barbara Waldoch level-classic July 23, 2007

Beautiful shot and colour, Bill! #4542131

Evy Johansen level-classic July 23, 2007

Beautiful rose, Bill! Wonderful color and great composition! #4542133

Nadya Johnson July 23, 2007

Very pretty capture, Bill! We have had an awful lot of rain this year as well... so much, things are moldy in the garden! Well, better than the draught 2 years ago! #4542134

Jim D. Keever July 23, 2007

Great capture!! #4542148

William F. Clair July 23, 2007

Love what you did to the background!!! Nice crop!!! #4542160

Dan Holm level-classic July 23, 2007

Beautiful, attention getting capture, Bill!! #4542200

Ray Clarke July 23, 2007

Love the dtail in the rose Bill, Great comp!!!!(R) #4542265

Su Sana E. P level-classic July 23, 2007

Bill, this gorgeous image look like a beautiful painting to me!! #4542301

Donald K. Cherry July 23, 2007

Very pretty floral capture, Bill. #4542401

Glenn E. Urquhart July 23, 2007

Like the pastel color, detail, lighting, contrast and use of dof... Well Composed and Quite Beautiful, Bill!!! Well Done! Cheers, Glenn. #4542437

Carol Sawyer July 23, 2007

Beautiful capture, great color and detail, Bill! #4542476

Paul E. Earl July 23, 2007

Very beautiful image, Bill!! #4543113

Kate Jackson July 23, 2007

Bill you need to visit the optician I can see 4 drops of rain here. But that is still surprising there are not more on this beautiful floral. Love the comp and the background. #4543177

William Johnson July 23, 2007

Many thanks to you all, Barbara, Evy, Nadya, Jim, William, Dan, Ray, Susan, Donald, Glenn, Carol, Paul, Kate.

Kate thank you for that, I think it must have rained after I posted it, LOL. Bill J. #4544361

Karen Engelbreth July 23, 2007

Wonderful floral image, Bill! #4544620

William Johnson July 23, 2007

Thank you for your nice comments Karen. Bill J. #4544744

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna July 23, 2007

What a beautiful rose, Bill...even if there is only one drop of rain it sure added to the beauty of your image!!!!! Wonderful details and DOF!!!!!! k #4544792

Clint Miller July 23, 2007

the photo looks a little out of focus and a little too much unsharp mask applied to it (a heavy black line around the flower). Nice composition and colors. sometimes the wind will throw the flower out of focus when we snap it. #4545021

Kay E. Mahoney level-classic July 23, 2007

Nice capture, Bill. Beautiful rose. #4545022

William Johnson July 23, 2007

Thank you for your comments Kitty, Clint and Kay. Bill J. #4545105

Kathy Reeves July 24, 2007

Gorgeous capture of this beautiful rose Bill!! Excellent!! #4547177

William Johnson July 24, 2007

Thank you Kathy, glad you like it. Bill J. #4547289

Nancy L. Green level-classic July 24, 2007

OUTSTANDING work Bill, the colors adn details are just wonderful!! <>< #4550311

Emile Abbott level-deluxe July 25, 2007

Pastel Pink Perfect. Bill hope you are avoiding the floods. #4554785

William Johnson July 25, 2007

Thank you for your lovely comments Nancy and Emile.
Yes thank you we have been free of the floods where we live, but a lot of the UK is under waist high water and rivers are continueing to brst their bank. Bill J. #4555001

John Connolly July 26, 2007

A beautiful floral capture, delightfully presented, Bill!
It is so sad to hear about your excess water problems over there. #4564600

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