Purple Hepatica

© Dean A. Pennala

Purple Hepatica

Uploaded: September 17, 2006


This image was captured on an April morning in a beech/maple forest in Kalamazoo County, Michigan.

Aperture: F16
Shutter Speed: 1/4 second
Lens: Nikon 200 mm macro


December 29, 2006

This image works on the level of making viewer "feel" the flowers, with the great use of texture. #579472

Claudette Anderson December 30, 2006

This is a showstopper. You've got all the veins on the leaves, excellent depth of view. I love it! and the colors complement each other. well done. It's difficult to get a fresh approach to florals. Beautiful. Claudette #3757864

Kay E. Mahoney level-classic December 30, 2006

Congratulations on your beautiful finalist. Good luck in the next round. #3758991

Peter W. Marks December 30, 2006

Hi Dean. Flower images are just not my thing so I usually scroll past them as fast as my mouse finger will work but your image is just great. The contrast between flowers and leaves really holds my attention. Have to say too that I'm pretty darned impressed by you knowing the latin name for these!

Pete #3760740

Kay E. Mahoney level-classic December 30, 2006

Congratulations on your second place winner. #3761726

AMALIA Veralli December 31, 2006

A beautiful image! Congratulations on your second place win. #3763167

Monika Sapek December 31, 2006

Excellent! Congratulations on your Win, Dean!

Janine Russell level-deluxe December 31, 2006

Dean, congratulations on your Second Place Win. #3764731

Colleen Farrell January 02, 2007

Congratulations on your beautiful winner! #3773627

Vladan D. Djordjevic January 09, 2007

Beaututul, beautiful, beautiful photo!!! Fantastic flowers, color, textures, lighting, composition! #3801390

Susie Peek-Swint March 12, 2007

Stunning find and capture of new life with these little flowers popping up through the dead leaves ~ many congrats on your win ~ well deserved! #4045654

Katarina Mansson March 12, 2007

Great lighting, colours, composition and textures! Congratulations!

You have such a lovely gallery! #4046082

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