Poppy Light

Uploaded: August 06, 2004 04:22:49


f5.6, 300mm lens, 12mm extention tube, tripod, Kodak E100 VS slide film. Taken at a local garden at sunset. The sun was coming from behind the poppy and shining right on those little hairs making them "pop" out. I wanted to make the red stand out, so I underexposed it by 1/2 stop to what the camera said was correct.


Michael Allen August 06, 2004

Beverley, Great bold color and wonderful lighting. Wonderful detail and nicely framed. ..mike ;-} #155326

Donna W. Neal August 06, 2004

Beautiful color and lighting Beverley #690714

Adilson F. Ferreira level-classic August 06, 2004

Wonderful color, lighting and detail, great shot!!! #690761

Kasia Elser August 06, 2004

Beautiful! #690770

Beverley Lu Steeves August 06, 2004

Thank you Michael, Donna, and Adilson!!! I appreciate your taking the time to comment :) #690772

Beverley Lu Steeves August 06, 2004

Thank you Kasia!! #690775

Diane Dupuis August 06, 2004

Fantastic! #690785

Darren K. Fisher August 06, 2004

Great capture of RED and your dof and detail are very well done. #690862

Casey A. Hanson August 06, 2004

Wonderful color and angle,
nicely done Bev! #690884

Laura Berman August 06, 2004

Wonderful image Bev! Excellent lighting and DOF. #690942

Allan L. Whitehead August 06, 2004

Magnificent macro, Beverley, there isn't much left to say after that. Very well done, my very dear friend - your good friend, Allan #690948

Donna J. Taff August 06, 2004

Beautiful macro, Beverley!!!! #690967

Colette M. Metcalf August 06, 2004

Gorgeous!! #690969

Michael Khoury August 06, 2004

Nicely done, Beverley! #691061

Karen Bacon August 06, 2004

Beautiful Beverley,a stunning imge! #691117

Kelly Abernathy level-classic August 06, 2004

Stunning! I love everything about it! -K #691132

Noel Baebler August 06, 2004

What a beautiful moment! #691390

Jill A. Johnson August 06, 2004

super lighting excellent detail...
all around awesome eye appeal... very nicely done Beverley #691527

Stacey A. Bates August 06, 2004

Beautiful color, lighting, and perspective!! #691596

Jennifer Rennison August 06, 2004

Wonderful color, dof, angle and lighting, beautiful, Beverley! #691803

Terry R. Hatfield August 06, 2004

Excellent Detail And Lighting Bev!! #691988

Kathleen Clemons August 07, 2004

Beautifully done, Beverley! #692658

Beverley Lu Steeves August 07, 2004

Thank you Diane, Darren, Casey, Laura, Allan, Donna, Colette, Michael, Karen, K.S, Noel, Jill, Stacey, Jennifer, Terry, and Kathleen!!! I really appreciate your comments!

If you look really close, you can see a tiny cobweb going from the bottom of the poppy to the stem. I didn't notice it when I took the photo, but when the slides came back from the lab, there it was :) I think I might have caught a "home building" in progress *S* #692754

Janet Detota August 19, 2004

Fabulous shot!! #722340

Beverley Lu Steeves August 22, 2004

Thanks Janet!!! #728183

Anette Linnea Rasmussen August 30, 2004

Beautiful, Beverley - love the colors and nicely done!

Many regards


Beverley Lu Steeves August 30, 2004

Thanks Linnea!!! #744282

Debra Booth September 13, 2004

Congratulations, Beverley! What a gorgeous Finalist!! #774959

Jennifer Rennison September 13, 2004

Congratulations, Beverley! #776550

Susan T. Evans level-classic September 13, 2004

Congrats Beverley! #776663

Kelly Abernathy level-classic September 14, 2004

Congratulations Beverley! -K #777624

Donna J. Taff September 14, 2004

Congratulation's, Beverley!!!!!! #778472

Kathleen Clemons September 14, 2004

Congratulations to you, Beverley Lu! :) #778945

Beverley Lu Steeves September 14, 2004

Thank you Debra, Jennifer, Susan, K.S, Donna, and Kathleen!!! #779550

Mette Vendelboe Allison level-classic September 14, 2004

Stunning lighting, colours and very well composed! Congrats! #779560

Alan L. Borror September 14, 2004

wonderful, Beverley!!! Congratulations. #779611

Janet Detota September 14, 2004

Congratulatons, Beverley! #779861

Terry R. Hatfield September 14, 2004

Congrats To You Bev:-) #780467

Claudia Kuhn level-classic September 14, 2004

Beautiful, congrats! #780745

Carol Brill September 14, 2004

Amazing light, color, and detail, Beverly, congratulations and best of luck! #781386

Alan L. Borror September 15, 2004

Congratulations on your win, Beverley! #781595

Jonna Bergström September 15, 2004


- Jonna #782168

Susan T. Evans level-classic September 15, 2004

Congrats Beverley!!!! well deserved win! #782726

Terry R. Hatfield September 15, 2004

Congratulations To You On Your 2nd Place Win Bev!! #783036

Karen Engelbreth September 15, 2004

Congrats Beverley! #783323

Kathleen Clemons September 15, 2004

Yea for you, Beverley! #783333

Karen Bacon September 15, 2004

Congratulations Beverley!!!!!!!!! #783508

Heather L. Jacks September 15, 2004

Congrats! Stunning! #783545

Donna J. Taff September 15, 2004

Congratulation's, Beverley!!!!! #783897

Robert Mann level-classic September 15, 2004

Big congrats, Beverley Lu! Stunning image and color! Congrats on your win! RoB #783937

Jonathan Nissanov September 15, 2004

Alrighty Beverley! Gorgeous image. #784006

Debra Booth September 16, 2004

Congratulations on your win with this beautiful image, Beverley!! #784457

Beverley Lu Steeves September 16, 2004

Thank you all so very much Mette, Alan, Janet, Terry, Claudia, Carol, Alan B, Jonna, Susan, Terry H, Karen E, Kathleen, Karen B, Heather, Donna, Robert, Jonathan, and Debra!!!! #784467

Kelly Abernathy level-classic September 16, 2004

I still love it! Congrats on your second place win! -K #785433

Mette Vendelboe Allison level-classic September 16, 2004

A deserving winner this is, Beverly! Congrats again! #785555

Beverley Lu Steeves September 18, 2004

Thank you K.S and Mette!!! #788648

Stephen Zacker September 18, 2004

Congratulations Beverly. Great perspective and lighting. I like the color also :-) #789078

Beverley Lu Steeves September 18, 2004

Thanks Stephen!!! #789990

Mette Vendelboe Allison level-classic June 13, 2005

a beauty! #1465104

Dianna Murphy September 23, 2009

Wow such beautiful colors! #7975228

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