Rain Kissed Beauty

© Michelle D. Allen

Rain Kissed Beauty

Uploaded: September 18, 2010

Description

A late summer rain leaves its mark throughout the garden.
ISO 100 50 mm f/6.3 1/30sec

Color adjustments in Lightroom

Exif: F Number: 6.3, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/30 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 100, White balance: Manual white balance, FocalLength: 50.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 50D

Comments

Dennis Bieling October 14, 2010

Hi Michelle, this is a great b/w conversion. I love the rain drops on the flower and I am really glad that you preserved the detail in the highlights, giving the flower great texture. Usually I am not to fond of flower pictures that are shot straight down, but this one must be the exception of the rule, because I really like it. Well done! #1317433

Jeffrey R. Bange October 15, 2010

Congratulations Michelle on your finalist photo and best of luck in the next round #8969710

Debra R. Harder October 16, 2010

What a beauty this is, Michelle! The b/w is perfect. Huge congratulations on another superb finalist! Deb #8974062

Merna L. Nobile October 16, 2010

Every month, with our camera in hand, we go out and find what we hope will be the “winning photo.”
Those of us that don’t get recognized, just continue to search for that special image, until one day the Congratulations come pouring in from some of the best artist and friends anyone could image.
So to the Better Photo winners for the month of September, I congratulate you on a job so well done.
My very best to all of you, Merna Nobile
#8974555

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