Delicate Beauty

© Don Christiana

Delicate Beauty

Uploaded: September 22, 2014 08:11:46 | Entered: September 22, 2014 08:11:46


"A flower's appeal is in its contradictions - so delicate in form yet strong in fragrance, so small in size yet big in beauty, so short in life yet long on effect". ~~~ Terri Guillemets

Exif: F Number: 13, Exposure Bias Value: -1.00, ExposureTime: 10/150 seconds, Flash: did not fire., ISO: 100, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 150.00 mm, Model: NIKON D5100


Natasha Pliss level-deluxe September 22, 2014

Oh, this is a fantastic image, Don! Breathtaking combination of colors, lovely details. I can't take my eyes of this beauty. Love it. #1587989

Ann Lyssenko level-classic September 22, 2014

How gorgeous Don! I was first attracted to the yellow delights suspended on a blurred dark background, and then my eyes dropped down to the glory below. Details, Color, Blur...Perfect! Ann #11140712

Colette M. Metcalf September 22, 2014

A beauty!!!! #11141148

Val Feldman level-deluxe September 22, 2014

You chose the perfect quote for this appealing capture, Don - " small in size yet big in beauty..." - I think that sums up this perfect capture very well! Add another well-deserved Fave, my friend! #11141156

Bill Whala September 22, 2014

Beautiful image, Don!! Fave for me too. #11141200

Sheri Whala September 22, 2014

Wow! Wonderful! #11141396

Terry Cervi level-deluxe September 25, 2014

Stunning work, Don! #11144783

Leslie McLain level-classic September 26, 2014

Beautiful capture, Don. #11145598

Stephen Zacker October 05, 2014

Terrific light and presentation #11152063

Val Feldman level-deluxe October 30, 2014

No surprise here, my friend! Excellent capture - am keeping fingers crossed that your well-deserved Silver turns into Gold! #11172404

Bill Whala October 30, 2014

Congratulations on this very well deserved Finalist, Don!! #11173229

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