Dahlia Bloom

© Mary A. Legler

Dahlia Bloom

Uploaded: July 11, 2009

Description

1/1250 sec, f 2.8, ISO 400

Exif: F Number: 2.8, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/1250 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 400, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 50.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 40D

Comments

Tommy E. Burgess July 11, 2009

Fantastic capture with beautiful vibrant color and wonderful detail, light, dof and composition Mary!! #1152996

frank w. degenhardt July 12, 2009

Mary- What a gorgeous gallery so full of color and life. I just love the treats my eyes get from a walk though it.
I love the soft pastel colors of this flower. Yet I find them bold enough to come out with an exquisite look. I love the mix of the orange and ick and then the center of a darker orange. The details are awesome, so clear, so sharp. Excellent composition, lighting, and the background is beautiful.
Stunning work my friend.
Have a wonderful day, you take care. #7731410

Carol L. Fowler July 12, 2009

Wonderful colors on this dahlia!. I planted seeds this year, but alas, they are tiny plants going nowhere. Sigh! #7732407

Mary A. Legler July 14, 2009

Tommy, Frank, and Carol, thank you for your kind comments. Did you try some fertilizer on your young Dahlia plants? If you don't have a fertilizer like 'Miracle Grow', you can try cooled plain black coffee...really. We use it in the greenhouse, even! ~Mary #7738997

Kim Kleinschmidt July 14, 2009

WOW Mary - this is gorgeous.
Fabulous colors and composition! #7739027

Mary A. Legler July 14, 2009

LOL..my last comment was meant in answer to Carol's tiny dahlia plants that are 'going no where'. Hope you see this, Carol! #7739943

Mary A. Legler July 14, 2009

Thank you, Kim! #7739948

Agnes Fegan level-deluxe July 14, 2009

A beautiful dahlia Mary! I had a nice potted dalhlia on my back deck that wasn't looking too good for a while; but it seems to be coming back now! #7740031

Nadine A. Lewis July 15, 2009

BEAUTIFUL floral image, Mary! <>< #7743306

Eugenio Diaz July 19, 2009

Outstanding capture
great lighting and colors!
WTG! #7755693

Cyndy Doty July 27, 2009

Great detail and color! #7785118

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