Center of a flower

© Natasha Pliss

Center of a flower

JudyAnn Rector level-deluxe 10/26/2012 12:39:42 PM

Stunning macro work, Natasha... the shadow play is wonderful! #1494651

Natasha Pliss level-deluxe 10/26/2012 1:16:30 PM

Thank you very much, JudyAnn! I was not really sure about the shadow. #10385481

Katarina Mansson 11/20/2012 3:38:53 AM

Congratulations on your outstanding and beautiful POTD Natasha! #10426350

Tammy M. Anderson level-deluxe 11/20/2012 3:42:36 AM

Congrats on a beautiful POTD and macro. Love the shadow. Great details. #10426357

Marilyn Cornwell level-deluxe 11/20/2012 3:51:07 AM

Wonderfully creative! Congratulations on POTD! #10426370

Joy Rector level-deluxe 11/20/2012 4:20:07 AM

beautiful #10426403

Richard M. Waas level-deluxe 11/20/2012 4:22:24 AM

Very Creative.... Congrats on a well deserved POTD!!!

Andre Larose 11/20/2012 4:40:18 AM

Very beautiful POTD! Congratulations on your fine work on this image. #10426439

Mary K. Robison 11/20/2012 4:43:58 AM

Outstanding floral, Natasha, and the shadow is a bonus!
Congratulations on your well earned POTD!

Phyllis H. Burchett 11/20/2012 4:52:05 AM

Fabulous macro work, big congrats on your POTD!

Mary L. Olson level-deluxe 11/20/2012 5:04:02 AM

Congratulations on a very creative POTD. #10426458

Patricia A. Casey level-deluxe 11/20/2012 5:11:37 AM

Lovely macro....beautifully captured. Congratulations on POTD...Cheers =^..^= #10426463

Sara B Coffey level-deluxe 11/20/2012 5:24:28 AM

Outstanding floral Natasha! Love the colors composition, shadows & detail!
congrats on your POTD!
Sara #10426491

JO ANN CLEVELAND level-deluxe 11/20/2012 5:33:47 AM

Fannnnn.....tastic! Congrats on this awesome POTD!

jo ann c. #10426514

Heather Loewenhardt level-deluxe 11/20/2012 5:41:12 AM

Wonderful closeup detail Natasha. Congrats on POTD! #10426532

Mariann Kovats level-deluxe 11/20/2012 6:09:35 AM

Beautiful lighting, colors and details! Congratulations on your awesome POTD! #10426573

Lisa J. Boulden level-deluxe 11/20/2012 7:11:28 AM

Beautiful!!! #10426645

Usman M. Bajwa level-deluxe 11/20/2012 7:56:11 AM

You did a great jon capturing the center of a hibiscus, Natasha. CONGRATZ on the POTD. I recently tried too, but nothing as beautiful as this though.

UB. #10426686

Rona L. Schwarz 11/20/2012 8:48:13 AM

Now that is FANTASTIC, Natasha! I say that because I just recently shot and submitted the same thing just this past week (I'm taking Tony's flower course) but nothing like this! I love the shadow play - very creative! Congrats on a stunning POTD! #10426744

Natasha Pliss level-deluxe 11/20/2012 10:20:29 AM

OMG! Thank you so much everybody! POTD award always comes so unexpected that for a moment you just feel totally stunned. Thanks again and good luck in October contest! #10426841

JudyAnn Rector level-deluxe 11/20/2012 4:01:22 PM

I loved it when I first saw it, Natasha, and am SO delighted you have won POTD... CONGRATULATIONS!! #10427253

Natasha Pliss level-deluxe 11/20/2012 5:47:20 PM

Thank you so very much JudyAnn! Your comments mean a lot to me. #10427358

Jeffrey R. Bange level-deluxe 11/20/2012 7:46:04 PM

Congratulations on a well deserved POTD. #10427477

Sutapa Karmakar level-deluxe 11/20/2012 9:30:24 PM

Amazing shot!!! #10427563

Ellen Hodges level-deluxe 11/21/2012 4:46:59 AM

Congrats on a beautiful POTD, Natasha!!! #10427883

Nancy L. Green level-deluxe 11/21/2012 8:34:59 AM

ABSOLUTELY STUNNING macro work Natasha, CONGRATULATIONS on this wonderful POTD!!!! <>< #10428114

Natasha Pliss level-deluxe 11/21/2012 8:55:24 AM

Thank you Jeffrey, Sutapa, Ellen and Nancy for your kind comments! #10428132

Carol Flisak level-deluxe 11/30/2012 8:13:51 AM

Congrats on your fabulous finalist, Natasha! #10441162

Katherine Kuhn level-deluxe 11/30/2012 3:43:04 PM

Congratulations on your beautiful winner!

Sharon Sawyer 11/30/2012 3:56:00 PM

Natasha, HUGE congratulations on your outstanding and well deserved Second Place Win!!! #10442965

Sharon Sawyer 11/30/2012 3:57:35 PM

oops... and POTD! :) Absolutely love it!!! #10442973

Carol Flisak level-deluxe 11/30/2012 5:11:44 PM

Glad to see this again. Congrats on your gold winner, Natasih! #10443390

Natasha Pliss level-deluxe 12/1/2012 7:16:09 AM

Thank you very much Carol, Katherine and Sharon! Always a pleasure to get kind comments from you. #10444582

Merna L. Nobile 12/2/2012 10:15:18 PM

To my photo friend:
Look back with pride,
Look forward with excitement,
Enjoy the success of the day.


Usman M. Bajwa level-deluxe 12/3/2012 9:37:06 PM


UB. #10449493

Natasha Pliss level-deluxe 12/4/2012 5:49:25 AM

Thank you Merna and Usman! #10450131

JO ANN CLEVELAND level-deluxe 12/4/2012 1:07:28 PM

Wowza Natasha! Congratulations on this awesome 2nd Place Gold winner!

jo ann c. #10450815

JO ANN CLEVELAND level-deluxe 12/4/2012 1:07:51 PM

Wowza Natasha! Congratulations on this awesome 2nd Place Gold winner!

jo ann c. #10450816

Jeffrey R. Bange level-deluxe 12/4/2012 1:36:31 PM

Congratulations Natasha on a most deserving second place gold winner. #10450880

Natasha Pliss level-deluxe 12/5/2012 9:06:51 AM

Thank you so much Jo Ann and Jeffrey! #10452220

Richard D. Love 1/18/2013 7:31:13 AM

Congratulations, Natasha. Beautiful colors and excellent use of shadows!

Rick #10521495

Natasha Pliss level-deluxe 1/18/2013 8:19:49 AM

Thank you Rick for your kind comment! I really appreciate it. #10521572

Mohammad Morovvati level-deluxe 8/17/2014 10:52:21 PM

Beautiful close-up and full resolution #11110399

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Category: D&M. Stamen of a hibiscus flower with its shadow. Picture taken inside by a window. Canon 100 mm f/2.8 Macro lens.

Exif: f/8, 1/500 second, ISO 200

Uploaded on 10/25/2012 6:41:04 PM All Time Best Photo Contest Editor's Pick Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner Photo of the Day

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