Cactus Hairs

© Michele Peterson

Cactus Hairs

Uploaded: December 10, 2015 | Entered: December 10, 2015 18:28:50


The little pokey hairs on a cactus. For the PG 101 "Sharp" Theme.

Exif: F Number: 5.6, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 3/10 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 400, White balance: Manual white balance, FocalLength: 100.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 7D


Amanda D. Austwick level-classic December 10, 2015

Nice, I have never seen an orange cactus. #1644670

Bob Cournoyer level-classic December 10, 2015

Great pov/dof/light.....they look like little paws.... :-)
Happy Theme Day #11410649

Nikki McDonald level-classic December 10, 2015

I love it - especially like the repeated scalloped shape of the background pad. Gorgeous work, Michele. #11410650

Patrick Rouzes level-classic December 10, 2015

Exceptional colors, tones, lighting, dof & comp, Michele. Hope to see this again! Brilliant job. #11410694

Mitch Spence level-classic December 11, 2015

Great color and detail. Nice effect with the mirrored shape as background. #11410757

Joy Rector December 11, 2015

beautiful capture, well done #11410760

Melinda F. Schneider level-classic December 11, 2015

Fantastic color and focus here, Michele! #11410790

Terry A. Stoa level-classic December 11, 2015

Oh, gosh - they do look like little paws with sharp claws. Great ideal and well done. #11410857

Michele Peterson level-classic December 11, 2015

Thanks everyone! Happy theme day! #11410870

Sylvia Rourke level-classic February 01, 2016

What a fantastic capture Michele, congrats on your gold win! #11429821

Michele Peterson level-classic February 01, 2016

Thanks Sylvia! #11429976

Chris Budny level-deluxe February 01, 2016

Great detail selection on this; congratulations! #11430186

Leslie McLain level-deluxe February 01, 2016

Congrats on a beautiful winner, Michele. #11430267

Amanda D. Austwick level-classic February 01, 2016

Congratulations Michele! #11430445

Kathy Salerni level-classic February 02, 2016

Big congrats on your fantastic Gold Winner, Michele! #11430571

Michele Peterson level-classic February 02, 2016

Thanks everyone! #11430656

Tammy M. Anderson level-deluxe February 02, 2016

Outstanding details and winner. Congrats!!! #11430674

Martha R. Mazon level-classic February 04, 2016

Congrats on your fabulous winner, Michele! #11431238

Michele Peterson level-classic February 05, 2016

Thank you Tammy and Martha!! #11431513

JO ANN CLEVELAND February 05, 2016

Congrats on this awesome winner Michelle! #11431609

Patrick Rouzes level-classic February 07, 2016

Big congrats on this phenomenal winner, Michele! #11432620

Michele Peterson level-classic February 23, 2016

Thank you Joann and Patrick! #11438366

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