Hello, Gorgeous

© Mary K. Robison

Hello, Gorgeous

Uploaded: January 30, 2013 03:58:47


Discovered these in a local Big Box store's floral department yesterday.

Exif: F Number: 3.9, Exposure Bias Value: -1.67, ExposureTime: 10/750 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 640, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 6.00 mm, Model: FinePix F500EXR


Tammy M. Anderson level-deluxe January 30, 2013

Beautiful flowers and capture, Mary. #1511945

Robert R. Goodman January 30, 2013

Hi Mary,They sure are beautiful my friend.Excellent lighting,hope all is well!!! #10545527

Tiia Vissak January 30, 2013

a wonderful floral! #10545582

Colette M. Metcalf January 30, 2013

Very pretty, Mary!!! #10545622

Jack Gaskin January 30, 2013


Jack #10545626

Gord MacEachern January 30, 2013

Wow Mary, stunning image here!!! #10545646

Emile Abbott level-classic January 30, 2013

Amazing detail and color and you are right Gorgeous in every way. We will likely see this one again, Mary. #10546105

Barbara Waldoch January 30, 2013

Beautiful proteas bouquet and capture, Mary! #10546596

R. J. Laudenbacher level-classic January 30, 2013

Wow Mary! What a beautiful floral!😊 #10546665

Ellen Hodges January 30, 2013

What a gorgeous flower with very lovely color and detail, Mary!! #10546830

Mary K. Robison January 30, 2013

Thank you, everyone, for your supportive comments, and thanks, Barbara, for verifying that this is a proteas. #10546859

Mary K. Robison January 30, 2013

Make that "these are proteas... :) #10546865

Ann Coates level-classic January 30, 2013

I love the rich colour of these. Beautifully captured Mary. #10546977

Carol Eade level-addict January 31, 2013

The title is perfect, gorgeous shot! #10548331

Mary K. Robison February 01, 2013

Thanks for commenting, Ann and Carol. Glad you like it! #10548557

Karen Bacon February 01, 2013

Fantastic image Mary! Extremely eye catching! #10548738

Mary K. Robison February 01, 2013

Thanks for your nice comments about this, Karen! #10548767

Sherran Andersen level-classic February 01, 2013

Very pretty floral Mary. #10549461

Mary K. Robison February 02, 2013

Thank you, Sherran. #10549917

Ujjwal Mukherjee February 02, 2013

Gorgeous indeed!! Superb full frame capture of this wonderful flowers,Mary!! #10551155

Cindy Bendush level-classic February 02, 2013

Gorgeous depth of color and detail in these proteas Mary! #10551285

Mary K. Robison February 03, 2013

Thanks for commenting, Ujjwal and Cindy. Glad you like it! #10551352

Kirsten Kiki Kjaer February 12, 2013

OHMY!! Another winner, Mary. Simply amazing!!! #10564838

Mary K. Robison February 13, 2013

Thanks, Kiki! Hope you're right! (It's my favorite from last month.) :) #10566060

Linda S. Smith level-classic February 13, 2013

Beautiful color and detail on this fantastic image Mary! #10567331

Mary K. Robison February 14, 2013

Thanks for commenting, Linda. Glad you like it!

Ann Coates level-classic February 24, 2013

Congratulations on your beautiful finalist Mary. #10582354

Sherran Andersen level-classic February 24, 2013

Congrats Mary. #10582360

Stefania Barbier level-classic February 25, 2013

congratulations on your beautiful finalist!!! #10582519

Ujjwal Mukherjee February 25, 2013

Congratulations on your gorgeous finalist,Mary!! #10582801

Robert R. Goodman February 25, 2013

Congratulations on your beautiful finalist my friend!!! #10582852

Kirsten Kiki Kjaer February 25, 2013

Mary - I'm so so happy to see this beauuuuuutiful image as a finalist.
HUUUGE congratulations.
Fingers crossed for the gold!!! #10582892

Mary K. Robison February 25, 2013

Many thanks for your Congrats and kind words, Ann, Sherran, Stef, Ujjwal, Bobby, and Kiki. I appreciate them!


Ellen Hodges February 25, 2013

Huge congrats and very best luck with this GORGEOUS finalist, Mary!! #10582994

Liz blahh February 25, 2013

Beautiful, congrats on your finalist! #10583162

Carol Eade level-addict February 25, 2013

Gorgeous finalist, Mary, congratulations! #10583601

Bojan Bencic level-classic February 25, 2013

Congratulations on your finalist, Mary! #10583806

Emile Abbott level-classic February 25, 2013

Congratulations Mary #10583848

Marijana Fajgl February 25, 2013

What a beautiful capture, Mary! Big congratulations! #10584318

Theresa Marie Jones level-deluxe February 25, 2013

WOW! Love it. Congratulations! #10584335

JO ANN CLEVELAND February 25, 2013

Congrats on this well deserved finalist

jo ann c. #10584352

Debra R. Harder February 25, 2013

This is s a beautiful close-up of these amazing flowers, Mary! Huge congratulations on your gorgeous finalist! #10584457

Laura E. Swan level-classic February 25, 2013

Mare!!!!!! Good to see you! And LOOK! You got a FINALIST for this beautiful image!

Huge Photobucket to You!


-Pommy :))) #10584539

Mary K. Robison February 25, 2013

Ellen, Liz, Carol, Bojan, Emile, Marijana, Theresa, Jo Ann, Deb, and Pom, thanks so much for your comments and Congrats for this floral. I appreciate them!
And a special Thank You, bp judges, for choosing my favorite January entry as a Finalist! #10584575

Marilyn Cornwell February 25, 2013

Congratulations on this beautiful composition! A wonderful Finalist! #10584652

Mary K. Robison February 25, 2013

Thank you, Marilyn! #10584786

Nadia Paul February 25, 2013

Congratulations on your well deserved finalist Mary! #10584821

Patrick Rouzes level-classic February 25, 2013

Huge Congrats, Mary!

frank w. degenhardt February 26, 2013

Beautifully done Mary. Congratulations on the Finalist dear friend. #10586893

Cindy Bendush level-classic February 26, 2013

So pretty Mary! Love the depth of color and detail! Congratulations on your beautiful finalist! #10587493

Barbara Waldoch February 26, 2013

CONGRATULATIONS on your wonderful finalist! #10587533

Mary K. Robison February 27, 2013

Thanks for your friendly comments, Frank, Cindy, and Barbara. Much appreciated! #10587681

Phyllis H. Burchett February 27, 2013

Beautiful Mary, congrats! #10588651

Mary K. Robison February 28, 2013

Thank you, Phyllis! #10589178

Tiia Vissak February 28, 2013

Congratulations! #10589216

Karen Bacon March 03, 2013

Beautiful finalist Mary,congratulations! #10594252

Phillip R. Connolly March 03, 2013

A very worthy recipient of the silver badge, Mary! Just beautiful!!

Phil #10595374

Karen Celella March 07, 2013

Congratulations on your lovely finalist, Mary! #10600465

Merna L. Nobile March 16, 2013

What a great way to start a new year! Your award winning photographs go from Editor’s Pick to Finalist and hopefully to Gold.
CONGRATULATIONS for the month of January, 2013!

Mary K. Robison March 17, 2013

Thanks for taking the time to check this out and comment, Merna.
And a belated thank you to Tiia, Karen B., Phillip, and Karen C., for your Congrats and comments. I appreciate them! #10612660

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