Deadly Shadows

© Michelle R. Kovach

Deadly Shadows

Uploaded: April 15, 2008


f5.6, ISO 200, 1/60, 1 Shoot Through Umbrella, Fadeless Paper as a backdrop, Bing Cherry.

You might be wondering why I titled this "Deadly Shadows". Well, it's simple: If I eat one bite of this cherry, I could die. I would go into Anaphylactic Shock & my heart would stop because I am that allergic to them.
(My husband loves them & I'm allergic to them. LOL Sometime's life is not fair!)

I also thought it quite ironic that this particular Cherry was shaped sort of like a Heart. ;)

My entry for the 101 Shadows theme.


Lisa D. Greer April 15, 2008

Great entry Michelle! Simple yet profound! :) #901340

Michelle R. Kovach April 15, 2008

Thank you Lisa! #5791466

Susie Peek-Swint April 15, 2008

Great theme entry Michelle ~ I would hate to be allergic to cherries .. I feel for you! #5791480

Michelle R. Kovach April 15, 2008

Thank you Susie! Well, we found out when I was a kid (unfortunately the hard way), so I haven't had them since I was younger.
Happy Theme Day! #5791486

Daniella Puente April 15, 2008

Great photo and excellent entry for the theme Michelle, love indeed that deep red and heart shape this has :o) #5791537

Michelle R. Kovach April 15, 2008

Thank you Daniella! #5791557

Kristy A. Keene April 15, 2008

Love it! Happy Theme Day! #5791560

Michelle R. Kovach April 15, 2008

Thank you Kristy! #5791573

Marcie A. Fowler April 15, 2008

Nice capture of the deadly bugger. #5791689

Michelle R. Kovach April 15, 2008

Thanks Marcie! #5791725

Kara L. Hendricks April 15, 2008

Oh you know I love this!!!

HTD!! and HEY... BACK AWAY FROM THE CHERRY!!! #5791773

Michelle R. Kovach April 15, 2008

LOL Thanks Chica! #5791942

Ray Clarke April 15, 2008

Great shot Michelle, I love the comp and lighting.. #5792013

Tonya R. Boles April 15, 2008

Wonderful shot.. Happy theme day. #5792192

Michelle L. Frick April 15, 2008

It does look like heart! Did you use gloves for this shot? You be careful girlie!!

Beautiful composition, color and shadow! Happy Theme Day! #5792286

Elida Gutierrez April 15, 2008


Happy Theme Day!!!! #5792760

Mary Beth Aiello level-classic April 15, 2008

Simply beautiful. #5792815

Michelle R. Kovach April 15, 2008

Thank you Ray & Audrey, Tonya, Michelle, Elida & Mary Beth.

Yes I did Michelle. :) LOL #5792817

Nikki McDonald level-classic April 15, 2008

Love the dramatic presentation, Michelle. Happy Theme Day. #5792912

Michelle R. Kovach April 15, 2008

Thank you Nikki! #5793046

Corinne M. Thompson April 15, 2008

Simplicity at it's best, fabulous capture Michelle! #5793051

Michelle R. Kovach April 15, 2008

Thank you Corinne! #5793054

John Caruso April 15, 2008

Wow, what a comp! Great work for the theme! #5793150

Joan Powell April 15, 2008

Simple yet perfect ! #5794265

Les Rhoades level-classic April 15, 2008

Be safe! eat an apple
Happy Theme Day! #5794371

Donna La Mattino Pagakis April 15, 2008

What a great idea, beautiful design and shadow Michelle! #5794437

Michelle R. Kovach April 16, 2008

Thank you John, Joan, Les & Donna! #5794945

Susan M. Smith level-classic April 16, 2008

Wow, who would have thought a cherry could kill you? Even still, nice capture and subject for the theme! #5795745

Michelle R. Kovach April 16, 2008

Thank you Susan!
Yep, unfortunately I'm that allergic to them that I have a 30 second anaphylactic reaction. Same thing with bees.
Not to worry though, my epi pen is always handy! :) #5795776

Susan M. Smith level-classic April 16, 2008

As a former Paramedic, I'm really glad to hear you have an Epi pen!! I think if I were you I'd hang the dang thing around my neck ;) #5796102

Michelle R. Kovach April 16, 2008

Thank you Susan! LOL It's always close at hand. #5796478

Dolly L. Davis April 20, 2008

Awesome! I love it! Great idea, too! #5810295

Michelle R. Kovach April 20, 2008

Thanks Dolly! :) #5810305

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