Crown Jewels

© Kerry Hill

Crown Jewels

Uploaded: June 23, 2009 00:16:18


ISO 100
Flash fired
Hand held

Exif: F Number: 11, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/60 seconds, Flash: fired, auto mode, ISO: 100, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 55.00 mm, Model: PENTAX K200D


Evy Johansen level-classic June 23, 2009

Gorgeous image, Kerry!! #1144995

Tommy E. Burgess June 23, 2009

Very beautiful macro Kerry!! #7668205

Tiia Vissak June 23, 2009

a lovely close-up! #7668227

Brett Dolsen June 23, 2009

Wonderfull details,focus and depth Kerry!!Brett #7668250

Dominick M. Dimacale level-addict June 23, 2009

Lovely florals and DOF, Kerry.

Dominick #7668304

Ann Coates level-classic June 23, 2009

Kerry, this is spectacular. Beautiful colours, DOF and composition. #7668305

maria Warren June 23, 2009

this is so gorgeous love the color and detail #7668346

Douglas Pignet June 23, 2009

Beautiful capture of this floral Kerry. #7668519

Michael Khoury June 23, 2009

very nice macro with sweet colors Kerry!
mk #7668526

Gord MacEachern June 23, 2009

Lovely macro Kerry, the colors and detail are awesome! #7668664

Max Aureli June 23, 2009

Beautiful details and colors, Kerry!! #7668795

Tammy M. Anderson level-deluxe June 23, 2009

Gorgeous macro image, Kerry. #7668843

Barbara Waldoch level-classic June 23, 2009

Beautiful shot, Kerry! #7668866

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe June 23, 2009

You have captured this Beautifully Kerry! Jeff #7668883

Carol Sawyer June 23, 2009

Beautiful macro, color and detail, Kerry!! #7669002

Eugenio Diaz June 23, 2009

What amazing clarity and detail. Great shot! A fave! #7669129

Shelly A. Van Camp level-classic June 23, 2009

Beautiful! I love the focus, colors and DOF!! #7669364

Gina Cormier level-classic June 23, 2009

They do look like little crowns!! Lovely image Kerry! #7669404

Val Feldman level-deluxe June 23, 2009

What beautiful and lovely colors! The b/g perfectly complements those beautiful about-to-burst buds! Terrific capture, Kerry! #7669562

Margaret R. Barry June 23, 2009

Beautiful colors, detail, comp., and light, Kerry! #7669706

John Connolly June 23, 2009

Nice selective focus here Kerry! A delighful capture! #7670961

Carol L. Fowler June 23, 2009

Gorgeous selective focus and detail #7671007

Mark Dodge June 23, 2009

Nice bokeh, Kerry! Gorgeous! #7671033

Ron McEwan June 23, 2009

This is an incredible close up Kerry, I love it, very well composed. #7671080

Kim Kleinschmidt level-classic June 23, 2009

Exquisite Capture, Kerry! Beautiful composition gorgeous colors outstanding detail! #7671124

Melissa G. Meiselman June 23, 2009

Outstanding macro with fine selective detail and beautiful color, Kerry!! #7671152

John Anderson June 23, 2009

Superb macro, excellent color and detail.... #7671208

Chua Wee Boo June 23, 2009

Beautiful macro #7671312

Randy D. Dinkins level-deluxe June 23, 2009

Great comp, color and dof. It looks like these guys are exploding out. Great shot. #7671478

Teresa Burnett level-deluxe June 23, 2009

Beautiful, Kerry!! Love the gorgeous color and dof!! #7671547

Patrick Rouzes level-classic June 23, 2009

Kerry, this is intriguing indeed!!! Love the focus, detail, colors,clarity, & dof you have captrued here!!! BEAUTIFUL & skillful work here,my friend!!! #7671554

Courtenay Vanderbilt June 23, 2009

Wonderful selective focus, beautiful colors and gorgeous bg! #7671615

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna June 23, 2009

Beautiful with wonderful depth, Kerry!!! :-) k #7671618

Nancy L. Green level-classic June 23, 2009

Very elegant and beautiful Kerry, I love the wonderful colors and the use of SF!!! <>< #7671700

Kirsten Kiki Kjaer level-classic June 23, 2009

Fantastic focus and details, Kerry. Fantastic macro. Gorgeous colors. #7671965

Stefania Barbier level-addict June 23, 2009

gorgeous macro Kerry! #7672040

Ujjwal Mukherjee level-classic June 24, 2009

Wonderful macro, love the colours and your work with the focus here,Kerry!! #7672204

Paul E. Earl June 24, 2009

Wonderful macro, Kerry! #7672274

Robert K. Bemus level-classic June 24, 2009

Beautiful color and SF, Kerry!! #7672308

ROLAN NARMAN June 24, 2009

Gorgeous macro and wonderful SF Kerry! #7673294

Candice C. Calhoun level-deluxe June 24, 2009

Fantastic illuminaton and dof for this exceptional macro! WOW, LOVE it!

ccc #7674329

Kerry Hill June 24, 2009

Thanks heaps for the great comments Evy, Tommy, Tiia, Brett, Dominick, Ann, Maria, Doug, Michael, Gord, Max, Tammy, Barbara, Jeff, Carol S, Eugenio, Shelly, Gina, Valarie, Margaret, John C, Carol F, Mark, Ron, Kim, Melissa, John A, Chua, Randy, Teresa, Patrick, Courtenay, Kitty, Nancy, Kiki, Stef, Ujjwal, Paul, Robert, Rolan and Candice!!! Very much appreciated!!:):) #7675796

June 25, 2009

Beautiful capture and beautiful EP,Kerry! #7677331

Kerry Hill June 26, 2009

Thanks so very much, Walter!!:):) #7681649

Cindy Bendush level-classic June 27, 2009

Terrific detail Kerry! #7682620

Kerry Hill July 02, 2009

Thanks a lot, Cindy!! :):) #7701483

Val Feldman level-deluxe July 21, 2009

Ah, Kerry Steady Hands - The biggest of congratulations on this very stunning Finalist....Best of Luck in the upcoming rounds! #7763927

Sherran Andersen level-classic July 21, 2009

Congrats Kerry. Sherran #7764500

Randy D. Dinkins level-deluxe July 21, 2009

Congrats on this beautiful shot. As I stated earlier, they look like they are exploding out. Great job. #7764618

Ann Coates level-classic July 21, 2009

Well deserved finalist Kerry and congratulations in the next round. #7764644

Max Aureli July 21, 2009

Congratulations Kerry on this fantastic Finalist!!!! #7764950

Patrick Rouzes level-classic July 21, 2009

Kerry, CONGRATULATIONS on this incredible finalist!!! WTG!!! Amazing capture!!! #7765363

Melissa G. Meiselman July 21, 2009

Congratulations on this stunning finalist, Kerry!!! #7765489

Sam Britt July 21, 2009

Congratulations, Kerry! #7765723

Jim Baines July 21, 2009

A sincere congratulations, Kerry! #7765774

A P July 21, 2009

Congratulations on your finalist Kerry Best of luck in the next round. #7765797

Teresa Burnett level-deluxe July 21, 2009

Huge congratulations on this beautiful finalist, Kerry!! Good luck in the next round!! #7765999

Carol L. Fowler July 21, 2009

Congrats on this wonderful Finalist! #7766052

Kelly S. Cavanaugh July 21, 2009

Congratulations on your beautiful finalist, Kerry! #7766194

Brett Dolsen July 21, 2009

Great result Kerry!!Congratulations!!Brett #7766292

Renee Doyle level-classic July 21, 2009

WTG Kerry!!! Congratulations!! #7766691

Douglas Pignet July 22, 2009

WTG on your finalist!!! #7767196

Mary K. Robison July 22, 2009

Congratulations on this beautiful macro making finalist, Kerry! Best of luck to you next level up! #7767457

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe July 22, 2009

Congrats Kerry on your excellent Finalist! Jeff #7768365

Robert R. Goodman level-addict July 22, 2009

A big congratulations,Kerry!!! #7768520

Kirsten Kiki Kjaer level-classic July 22, 2009

Huge congrats, Kerry. This is sooo beautiful!!! #7769172

Kerry Hill July 22, 2009

Thank you all soooo very much!!!!! :):):) #7770399

Carol Sawyer July 22, 2009

Congratulations, Kerry!! #7771171

Robert K. Bemus level-classic July 22, 2009

Congratulations on your Finalist, Kerry!! #7772636

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic July 22, 2009

CONGRATULATIONS Kerry, on this beautiful Finalist!

UB. #7772707

frank w. degenhardt level-classic July 23, 2009

Beautiful work Kerry. Congratulations from Annie and me on this wonderful Finalist. #7773518

Carolyn J. Connolly level-classic July 23, 2009

Lovely details, selective focus, lighting, textures, background bokeh, tones and composition here, Kerry!! A really pretty floral image!! BIG congrat's on your EP and Finalist recognition, too - it was SO-O deserved!! :o) #7773911

Michael Khoury July 23, 2009

A BIG Congrats Kerry...well-deserved!
mk #7775667

Kerry Hill July 23, 2009

Thanks so very much guys!!!! Very much appreciated!!!:-) #7775792

Courtenay Vanderbilt July 23, 2009

Congratulations Kerry! #7776005

Nadya Johnson July 24, 2009

Wonderful light, color and selective focus, Kerry! Congratulations on your gorgeous finalist! #7776835

Ellen Hodges level-deluxe July 24, 2009

Belated congrats on this gorgeous finalist, Kerry! Love that dof!! #7778766

Shelly A. Van Camp level-classic July 24, 2009

Beautiful.......Congrats! #7779103

Janice Mezzacappa July 24, 2009

So beautiful Kerry huge congrats on your finalist!!!WTG!! #7779295

Ujjwal Mukherjee level-classic July 25, 2009

Sorry, I missed it Kerry!
Huge congratulations on your fabulous finalist!!! #7782096

Kerry Hill July 26, 2009

Thanks very much for the wonderful support guys!!! I appreciate it very much!!:):):) #7783715

Dianna Murphy July 27, 2009

Yay Kerry, congratulations! Beautiful image. #7786853

Kerry Hill July 27, 2009

Thanks so very much, Dianna!! :):) #7787136

To discuss, first log in or sign up (buttons are at top center of page).

Get Constructive Critiques

Sign up for an interactive online photography course to get critiques on your photos.


Did You Know?

BetterPhoto Websites: If you see an orange website link directly under the photographer's name, it's totally okay. It's not spam. The reason: BetterPhoto is the one that offers these personal photography websites. We are supporting our clients with those links.

Unavailable EXIF: If there is no other information but 'Unavailable' in the EXIF (meaning no EXIF data exists with the photo), the 'Unavailable' blurb is not displayed. If there is any info, it shows. Many photos have the EXIF stripped out when people modify the image and resave it, before uploading.


The following truth is one of the core philosophies of BetterPhoto:

I hear, I forget.
I see, I remember.
I do, I understand.

You learn by doing. Take your Nature and Landscape Photography up to a new level of understanding in my new online class - on sale now. Photo Contest Finalist

Copyright for this gallery photo belongs solely to Kerry Hill.
Images may not be copied, downloaded, or used in any way without the expressed, written permission of the photographer.
Log in to follow or message this photographer or report this photo.