White Christmas

© Monnie Ryan

White Christmas

Martha R. Mazon level-classic December 15, 2014

So beautiful, Monnie! We have pots of these at work and each time I pass them I think how I need to find some to bring home for photographs. You did a wonderful job capturing the lovely, subtle gradations of color and tone. #1600575

Candace M. Cleveland level-classic December 15, 2014

Beautiful Monnie!! #11206979

Val Feldman level-deluxe December 15, 2014

Pristine and pure - you were right not to pass this "crinkly" textured beauty up, Monnie....great job on the whites and details! #11206991

Julianne Bradford December 15, 2014

Love the full frame and title Monnie! #11206997

Rony Sagy December 15, 2014

So beautiful. Love the detail, the lines and the "crinkly" texture, as Val put it. #11207089

John Connolly December 15, 2014

A beautiful Christmas flower and capture Monnie! Our poinsettias flower around July here! #11207125

Tammy M. Anderson level-deluxe December 15, 2014

Gorgeous details and light. Love the light too. #11207166

Joy Rector December 15, 2014

beautiful #11207182

Nancy L. Green level-classic December 15, 2014

I don't see many white ones either, this is GORGEOUS!!! <>< #11207368

David Phalen December 15, 2014

Beautiful colors and details!! #11207376

Carol L. Fowler December 15, 2014

Gorgeous flower! Wish I had one! #11207429

Robert R. Goodman level-addict December 15, 2014

Hi Monnie,Beautiful clarity and detail.We had a few at the store,gone the first day my friend!! #11207451

Laura E. Swan level-classic December 15, 2014

I heard that they turn red by putting them in the closet away from light. Do I have that backwards? This is very beautiful and well done. Merry Christmas Monnie! #11207551

Sharon Sawyer February 28, 2015

Looks like we both have a passion for flowers & the digital darkroom Kaleidoscope filter. This is not an easy flower to capture especially a white one. Good job!!! #11256491

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Description

I don't see many white poinsettias around here (and rarely take photos of white flowers in any case), but this one stood out. From the visitor center at Mill Creek Park. Have a great Monday, everyone!

Exif: F Number: 2.8, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/30 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 100, FocalLength: 6.10 mm, Model: Canon PowerShot G10

Uploaded on December 15, 2014
Entered into contest on 2014-12-15 07:01:29


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