Amethyst Stars

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Amethyst Stars

Tammy M. Anderson level-deluxe December 28, 2010

Good morning, Maria. Wonderful dof, details and colors with this beauty. I'll have to go to the market soon looking for some flowers to buy to photograph. Its that time of year. LOL. Hope you are digging out of your snow OK. #1339103

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe December 28, 2010

Excellent lighting, color and capture Maria! Jeff #9128487

Val Feldman level-deluxe December 28, 2010

Never heard of pink jasmine before, it smells heavenly! Take deep breaths and enjoy! :) Wonderful color (such a deep pink!), great dof, light and clarity. (Imagine smelling jasmine in the deep of winter - you lucky duck, you! :) #9128498

Douglas Pignet December 28, 2010

Lovely floral capture with great lighting and colors Maria...Well done #9128562

Ellen Hodges level-deluxe December 28, 2010

Super beautiful color and detail, Maria!! Hope that you are surviving the snow storms okay!!! #9128663

Carla Capra level-classic December 28, 2010

OOh, everyone is so right; This is beautiful.
;) CC #9128816

David Phalen December 28, 2010

A breath of fresh air on a cold winter's day!! Love the colors and DOF in this beauty!! #9128926

Aimee S. McMaster December 28, 2010

...this is a beauty graceful..lovely dof... #9129041

Marty Straub December 28, 2010

Ah, such a welcomed sight this day, Mia. Beautifully done, and all of the talk about smelling jasmine really makes me long for Spring. A beautifully presented floral, my friend. #9129073

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna December 28, 2010

They are beautiful, Maria! Wonderful image! :-0 k #9129720

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Amethyst Stars(PSEUDERANTHEMUM) rasberry colored.
Great variety of Jasmines at Magic Wings...
Manual hand-held F/7.1 1/80sec ISO400 105mm(macro) CWAverage flash..No filters or effects.
Have a great day,everyone.
Thanks to Val who made me think about the actual name of these beautiful flowers..For years I though it was some kind of Jasmine.Checked the name as soon as I got to Magic Wings and looked at the chartr with the names and flowers we have in the conservatory.

Exif: F Number: 7.1, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 10/800 seconds, Flash: fired, compulsory flash mode, return light detected, ISO: 400, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 105.00 mm, Model: NIKON D300

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