Scalloped Edges

Uploaded: September 08, 2007 05:34:54


EF100mm, f/4, 1/500th Second, ISO200, -2/3ev, RAW, tripod
I really liked the black borders of the sepals, highlighting their scalloped form on this little bud.
9/07 Finalist, EoD


Jennifer L. Alder September 08, 2007

This is FANTASTIC, Chris!!!
Beautiful light, comp, detail and shallow dof
Well seen
:) #733343

Joy Rector September 08, 2007

awesome #4763353

Susan M. Hembree level-classic September 08, 2007

Beautiful macro, Chris! The touch of dark pinks amongst all the green hues is especially striking! #4763373

Nikki McDonald level-classic September 08, 2007

I like this soo much, Chris. I have spent hours (well, not quite, but a very long time) trying to get a good photo of a zinnia bud. I love the scalloped design and the spherical shape. You have captured both and in a very pleasing composition--nice dof. I have never gotten anything like this. #4763449

Michelle L. Frick September 08, 2007

Beautifully seen Chris - fabulous colors, comp and DOF! #4763539

Amber Kennedy September 08, 2007

NICE! #4763798

Les Rhoades level-classic September 08, 2007

Unique very shallow DOF. The black boarder is what makes this iamge. #4764176

Paul Goodman September 08, 2007

chris this is an awsome capture. great maro, great lighting and comp. #4765510

Chris Budny level-deluxe September 09, 2007

Thank you Jennifer, Joy, Susan, Nikki, Michelle, Amber, Les & Paul! #4767138

Dan McConoughey September 10, 2007

Chris, Superb sharpness and detail as well as wonderful bokeh. Most excellent shot love the black edging really helps make the shot. <>< #4774715

Steven E. Ray September 11, 2007

Your eye for composition is consistently outstanding Christopher. This is really cool... great work! #4775512

Chris Budny level-deluxe September 11, 2007

Thank you both, Dan & Steven, for your encouraging comments! #4776062

Sherry Karr Adkins level-deluxe September 15, 2007

Super macro, Chris! #4796878

Chris Budny level-deluxe September 16, 2007

Thanks, Sherry! #4797777

Nikki McDonald level-classic October 24, 2007

Oh my goodness, Chris--this is number 4! Love this shot. Congratulations and good luck. #4974463

Michelle L. Frick October 24, 2007

Congratulations Chris! Who needs a day job - you're a rockin' photographer! Go with it!! #4975064

Katarina Mansson October 25, 2007

I love the shallow DOF and the colors here - congrats Chris! #4976652

Sylvia Rossler October 25, 2007

Big congrats on this wonderful finalist Chris:O) #4976774

Carla Metzler October 25, 2007

Congratulations on your finalist, Chris! #4978326

Gail Vitikacs level-classic October 25, 2007

WTG Chris! Congratulations! #4980364

Carol Teal October 25, 2007

A beautiful bud Chris! Congrats on your finalist! #4981391

Susan Fox October 25, 2007

Extraordinary macro! A big congrats on your finalist Chris!!! #4981999

Don Johnson level-deluxe October 26, 2007

Beautiful shot of an unusual subject. You really do have a wonderful photographic eye. Congratuations on the win. #4986310

Chris Budny level-deluxe October 26, 2007

Thank you all so much! I'm a bit tardy, as I've not been on the internet much due to a trip all this week, but I'm catching up now; thanks again! #4987951

Amanda D. Austwick level-classic July 22, 2012

Great Macro photo Chris! #10239967

Chris Budny level-deluxe July 22, 2012

Thank you! #10239983

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