© Mary K. Robison


Uploaded: March 22, 2015 21:30:36 | Entered: March 22, 2015 21:30:37



This bloom from a succulent began to open just as the season officially changed from Winter to Spring.

Exif: F Number: 4.5, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 10/4000 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 100, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 14.33 mm, Model: DMC-FZ70


Reynaldo D. Reyes March 22, 2015

What a beauty! The colors herald an exciting Spring bloom this year. Love the delightful colors and you've composed this beautifully Mary. Well done! #1611813

Avril Young March 22, 2015

beautiful Mary..lovely colour and lighting..warm weather on the way for you .. #11269983

Debbie Bray March 23, 2015

Gorgeous capture of this lovely succulent, Mary, amazing how nature doesn't have to be told its spring! #11269997

Mary K. Robison March 23, 2015

Thanks, Rey and Avril. Glad you like it! #11269998

Mary K. Robison March 23, 2015

Oops...Cyber-cross! Thank you, too, Debbie! I appreciate your friendly comments! #11270004

Douglas Pignet March 23, 2015

lovely floral capture #11270020

Tammy M. Anderson level-deluxe March 23, 2015

Gorgeous capture and flower. Wonderful comp. and colors. #11270044

Mary K. Robison March 23, 2015

Thank you, Doug and Tammy. Glad you like this. #11270078

Jeff Sielski March 23, 2015

Awesome capture Mary K.! #11270085

John Connolly March 23, 2015

A great image and title Mary! Your presentation here is delightful! #11270302

Mary K. Robison March 23, 2015

Thanks very much for commenting, Jeff and John! #11270321

Robert R. Goodman March 23, 2015

Hi Mary,Beautiful capture my friend.More like summer here in the valley than spring! #11270329

Mary K. Robison March 23, 2015

Hi, Bobby! Hope you've been having a great day off! #11270372

Becky LeMaster March 23, 2015

Gorgeous succulent and capture Mary! Beautiful colors! #11270431

Michelle Alton March 23, 2015

A unique and wonderful floral photo! #11270437

Phyllis A. Houghton March 23, 2015

Wonderful detail, color, comp and background, Mary! #11270469

Evy Johansen level-classic March 23, 2015

Simply beautiful, Mary!! Love it! #11270531

Mary K. Robison March 24, 2015

Becky, Michelle, Phyllis, and Evy, I appreciate your supportive comments. Thank you! #11270781

Teresa Burnett level-deluxe March 24, 2015

Love this little beauty, Mary!! Gorgeous color and detail, and wonderful post processing!! #11271101

Mary K. Robison March 24, 2015

Thanks, Teresa! #11271127

Nadia Paul March 25, 2015

Gorgeous light and wonderful colour and details Mary - just perfect my friend! #11271146

Mary K. Robison March 25, 2015

Thanks so much for commenting, Nadia!
Have a safe and enjoyable time away.
Happy Easter to you, my friend! #11271753

Kirsten Kiki Kjaer level-classic March 26, 2015

Ahhh, SO lovely, Mary.
Such pretty flowers and shape. Wonderful colors and details too. #11271819

Mary K. Robison April 14, 2015

A belated thanks, Kiki, for your nice comments.
And bp Staff ~ glad you liked this and made it a Favorite! Thanks! #11284934

frank w. degenhardt April 14, 2015

Congratulations Mary. Beautifully composed and framed. Colors are gorgeous, details stand out clear. Way to go. #11285372

Marijana Fajgl April 14, 2015

Big congratulations on your wonderful finalist, Mary! #11285383

Marilyn K. Lincecum level-classic April 14, 2015

Congratulations Mary on a beautiful finalist. #11285624

Reynaldo D. Reyes April 14, 2015

A huge Congratulations on this gorgeous finalist Mary. A big thumbs up for the next round. #11285625

Mary K. Robison April 14, 2015

Thanks for your comments and Congrats, Frank, Marijana, Marilyn, and Rey.
I appreciate them! #11285867

Nadia Paul April 15, 2015

Such a beauty Mary - congrats on your finalist my friend! #11285894

Mary K. Robison April 15, 2015

Thank you, Nadia. Congrats again on yours, my friend! #11285900

Kirsten Kiki Kjaer level-classic April 15, 2015

Ahh, I'm so delighted to see this beauty as a finalist, Mary. Congratulations - and of course fingers crossed :) #11285901

Mary K. Robison April 15, 2015

Talk about cyber-cross, Kiki! Thanks for the Congrats, and right back at you!! #11285903

Patrick Rouzes April 16, 2015

Congrats on this gorgeous finalist, Mary.

Tiia Vissak April 16, 2015

Congrats! #11286820

John Connolly April 16, 2015

Congratulations on your finalist award Mary! A beautifully presented floral capture! #11286881

Mary K. Robison April 16, 2015

Thank you, Patrick, Tiia, and John.
I appreciate your comments! #11286984

JO ANN CLEVELAND April 17, 2015

Congrats on your great finalist Mary! #11287344

Mary K. Robison April 17, 2015

Thank you, Jo Ann! Congrats again on your well earned Finalists! #11287506

Becky LeMaster April 19, 2015

Congratulations on this one too as a finalist Mary! :) #11288567

Janice Mezzacappa April 22, 2015

Congrats on this gorgeous finalist Mary!! #11290444

Mary K. Robison April 22, 2015

Thank you, Becky and Janice! #11290470

Teresa L. Brooks April 23, 2015

Congratulations #11291241

Ujjwal Mukherjee April 28, 2015

I missed it, congratulations on your beautiful Finalist, Mary!! #11293547

Mary K. Robison April 28, 2015

Thanks for your Congrats, Teresa and Ujjwal. Much appreciated! #11293557

Irene Colling level-classic April 29, 2015

Another fantastic photo Mary. Congratulations on your wonderful Finalist. #11294361

Mary K. Robison April 29, 2015

Thank you, Irene. I appreciate your comments and Congrats on my Finalists. #11294471

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