Nature's Brushstrokes

© Cesar J. La Rosa

Nature's Brushstrokes

Uploaded: July 26, 2008


Aperture: F6
Shutter: 1
ISO: 50
August 16, 2007
No filters or effects applied.

Exif: F Number: 6, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 10/10 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 50, White balance: Manual white balance, FocalLength: 35.90 mm, Model: E8800


Susana Ms Heide July 26, 2008

Negative space at it's best... definitely my kind of image! Well done Cesar!! #967927

Amy Weiland July 26, 2008

Gorgeous! #6234193

Sam Britt July 26, 2008

Beautiful high key floral, great use of negative space, Cesar. #6234201

Datha Y. Thompson July 26, 2008

Gorgeous!!! LOVE it Cesar!! :0) #6234271

Patric K. Medeiros July 26, 2008

at first I thought your subject was a little too light, but then I realized that it was just my laptop monitor at a bad angle. the coloring is great and the lighting is perfect. well done #6234509

Armando -. Arturo July 26, 2008

A Wonderful artistic expression. Beautifully done,Cecar. #6234523

Susan Fox July 26, 2008

Wonderful use of negative space! Simple and elegant. Love it Cesar! #6234532

Cesar J. La Rosa July 26, 2008

Susana, Amy, Sam, Datha, Patric and Armando:
Thank you very much for your encouraging comments; I really appreciate your kind words and the time you've taken to post them here.
Cesar #6234537

Debbra Bailey level-deluxe July 26, 2008

Awesome composition! LOVE it! #6234688

Kathleen K. Parker level-deluxe July 26, 2008

So very eyecatching. Excellent design, Cesar!
kk #6234709

Carlos Esteban Solis Fallas July 26, 2008

Wonderful!!! Great photo--- #6234952

Katarina Mansson July 26, 2008

Simplicity and beauty combined....I love it! #6235145

Les Rhoades level-classic July 26, 2008

At first I though this was a KARA image. That said; I really like it Cesar! #6235146

Cesar J. La Rosa July 27, 2008

Susan, Debbra, Kathleen, Carlos, Katarina and Les:
Thank you very much for your kind words. I really appreciate them.
Les: I'm flattered by the comparison and happy to know you liked this photograph. Thank you.
Cesar #6236421

Melissa G. Meiselman July 27, 2008

Very beautiful and unusual composition, Cesar!! #6237546

Daniella Puente July 28, 2008

Preciosa foto César! la composición es muy buena y efectiva :)))
Feliz 28!!!
Daniella #6240689

Cesar J. La Rosa July 28, 2008

Thank you, Melissa. I appreciate your visit and such kind words. Gracias, Daniella. Feliz 28 también para ti!!!
Cesar #6241217

Inge S. Lasmana level-classic July 28, 2008

Very creative composition, Caesar! #6243166

Donna K. Kilcher August 04, 2008

this is beautiful, love the POV #6268090

Cesar J. La Rosa August 18, 2008

Thank you Inge and Donna!!!
Cesar #6330906

Cora Miller level-addict August 20, 2008

Truly unique and creative composition. Outstanding image, Caesar. #6340265

Michelle L. Frick September 02, 2008

Beyond beautiful Cesar! My favorite of your entries from August. I hope to see it again! #6401821

Corinne M. Thompson September 05, 2008

Beautiful image Cesar! #6416359

Kara L. Hendricks July 14, 2010

Congratulations Cesar on your 101 POTD!! #8761202

Patti Coblentz July 14, 2010

Very beautifully composed with such impact in it's quiet simplicity that speaks volumes. Lovely work, Cesar. Congratulations on your 101 POTD! #8761218

Nikki McDonald level-classic July 14, 2010

Oh, Kara has spotted another great image with wonderfully edgy composition. Congratulations on the 101 POTD for this beautiful image, Cesar. #8761221

Naomi Weiser July 14, 2010

wonderful eye catching composition, congrats1 #8761244

Mitch Spence level-classic July 14, 2010

So beautifully and perfectly conceived, Cesar. Congratulations on the 101 POTD. #8761245

Dr Silly level-classic July 14, 2010

Congratulations Cesar on your PG 101 POTD. :O) #8761257

Les Rhoades level-classic July 14, 2010

A wonderful 101 POTD! #8761262

Datha Y. Thompson July 14, 2010

L O V E it Cesar!!!

Chris Budny level-deluxe July 14, 2010

What a beauty! Congrats! #8761516

Susie Peek-Swint July 14, 2010

Lovely capture and use of negative space Cesar ~ many congrats on your 101 POTD! #8761622

Monnie Ryan July 14, 2010

Gorgeous -- congratulations on your 101 POTD! #8761789

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-deluxe July 14, 2010

Beautiful Cesar, congrats! #8761822

Daniella Puente July 14, 2010

Hola Cesar, felicitaciones por tu 101 POTD! es una foto bellisima y lo que mas me gusta son los blancos perfectos que conseguiste, abrazos! #8762008

Leslie McLain level-deluxe July 14, 2010

Beautiful capture. Congrats on your 101 POTD. #8762050

Bob Cournoyer level-classic July 14, 2010

Congrats, Cesar, on your 101 POTD.. :-) #8762835

Cesar J. La Rosa July 14, 2010

Thank you, my 101 Photo Group friends. I really appreciate all your kind words and comments on this photograph. It is a great honor to have been chosen as our Group POTD. Thank you very much.
Cesar #8764260

William C. Raco level-classic July 18, 2010

Wonderful composition, exposure, color and light
Beautifully taken, Cesar
Congratulations on the 101 POTD #8771975

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