Red Delight

© Anita Hogue

Red Delight

Uploaded: April 21, 2009 05:02:54


Aperture 29.0, shutter speed 1/25 sec., no flash, exposure compensation +1/3. I used a white foamboard for bg then found an old textured bg in my files and gaussian blurred it a large amount to get this background.
Category: Flowers

Exif: F Number: 4.7, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 10/1600 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 800, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 22.20 mm, Model: FE250/X800


Linda D. Lester level-classic April 21, 2009

What a beauty!!! Love the colors in the BG! #1116620

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe April 21, 2009

You have really captured this Beautifully Anita! Jeff #7426374

Ray Clarke April 21, 2009

Wonderful detail and colours, lovely image Anita.!!!(R) #7426474

Lisa J. Boulden level-classic April 21, 2009

Bet we see this one again!
~♥~lisa #7426489

Kim Kleinschmidt April 21, 2009

Gorgeous Capture Anita! love the bg! #7426588

Kelly S. Cavanaugh April 21, 2009

Beautiful capture with gorgeous colors! #7426652

Sam Britt April 21, 2009

Beautiful, Anita. I like the gradient background. #7426756

Val Feldman level-deluxe April 21, 2009

Oh, my, Anita!!! Into my favs this goes! #7426757

ROLAN NARMAN April 21, 2009

Gorgeous floral composition and lovely background Anita! #7427110

Tammy M. Anderson level-deluxe April 21, 2009

This is amazing, Anita. Love the bg. #7427301

Anita Hogue April 21, 2009

Thanks everyone. This was my only surviving tulip. We have so many deer and wildlife. They eat all the tulips. So I quit putting them out. This one came back from several years ago and when I saw it had a bud I picked it and brought it in the house. Yeah! #7427546

Tiia Vissak April 21, 2009

a wonderful macro! #7427603

Janet McNeil level-classic April 21, 2009

Stunning floral!! So pretty in color, bg and comp!!! Sounds like an exciting weekend ahead- we are about 1 month away and her name is a secret!! I will be thinking of you and looking for the first photos!!! #7427713

Mike Clime April 21, 2009

Beautiful! The background is really cool too! #7427833

Karen Celella level-deluxe April 21, 2009

Delightful in every way Anita. #7428024

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna April 21, 2009

What a breath taking beauty, Anita!!!! Magnificent lighting!!! :-) k #7428289

Laurie Daily level-deluxe April 21, 2009

It is a beauty, what you did with the bg! #7428451

Shelly A. Van Camp level-classic April 21, 2009

Stunning capture and colors!! #7428854

Max Aureli April 21, 2009

Elegant composition with gorgeous light and tones, Anita!!! Great image!! #7428900

Jim Kinnunen level-deluxe April 21, 2009

This is truly a beautiful image, Anita...I love the form and detail of the petals, the superb colors and perfect bg!:) #7429408

Bill Knaps April 21, 2009

Anita this is so beautiful as is all your work. Sorry I just don't have time to comment on all. Bill #7429556

Rhonda Burger April 22, 2009

Beautiful floral Anita. Rhonda #7430417

Gene Spears April 22, 2009

gorgeous image, Anita! #7430538

Dianna Murphy April 22, 2009

Hi Anita
Well this is just fabulous my friend. I love the curves, the colors are awesome, the background you created is lovely addition to pop the beautiful red color. Perfect composition. Looks like a winner to me. #7431351

Tamara K. Walker level-classic May 26, 2009


Tiia Vissak May 26, 2009

Congratulations! #7559780

Janet McNeil level-classic May 26, 2009

Congratulations!!! #7559950

A P May 26, 2009

Congratulations Anita and I'm cheering for this outstanding capture to go...... ALL THE WAY!!! #7559965

Linda D. Lester level-classic May 26, 2009

Congratulations on this beautiful finalist! Good luck in the next round! #7560210

Ray Clarke May 26, 2009

STunning Anita, very well done, congratulations #7560464

Jeana Clark May 26, 2009

Gotta Love That Red!!!

Fabulous Finalist!!!
Best Of Luck In The Next Round!!!

~J~ #7560479

Stefania Barbier level-addict May 26, 2009

congratulations on your wonderful finalist! #7560587

Val Feldman level-deluxe May 26, 2009

I loved it the first time and seeing it again makes me love it even more! Way to go, Anita! Best of Luck in the next round! #7560879

ROLAN NARMAN May 26, 2009

Huge Congratulations on your gorgeous finalist Anita! #7561002

Nadya Johnson May 26, 2009

What a beauty! Congratulations on your gorgeous finalist, Anita! #7561272

anonymous May 26, 2009

Congratulations Anita on your beautiful finalist! B- #7561422

Donna La Mattino Pagakis May 26, 2009

Artistic and beautiful Anita! Congratulations on your finalist! #7561760

Max Aureli May 26, 2009

Congratulations Anita for this great Finalist!!!! #7561790

Kelly S. Cavanaugh May 26, 2009

Congratulations on your beautiful finalist, Anita! #7561849


WhoooooHoooooo Anita!!
A Wonderful Finalists
A Winner In My Book!! #7561875

Keith Butler May 26, 2009

Another great image Anita! Congratulations #7562001

Eugenio Diaz May 26, 2009

Congratulations on your wonderful Finalist…Well done!
Good Luck in the next Round!!!

Jessica Jenney May 26, 2009

Congratulations, Anita on your beautiful finalist! #7562743

Mary L. Graham May 26, 2009

Congrats Anita!! =) #7562875

Evy Johansen level-classic May 26, 2009

Congratulations on this beautiful finalist, Anita! #7563860

Bojan Bencic level-classic May 27, 2009

Congratulations on your finalist, Anita! #7564856

Tarun Bose May 27, 2009

Big congrats for your finalist, Anita. #7565460

Laurie Daily level-deluxe May 27, 2009

Congratulations on this beautiful finalist, Anita!!!

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe May 27, 2009

Congrats Anita on your Excellent Finalist!! Jeff #7565728

Cheryl E. Molennor May 27, 2009

Congratulations on this great finalist! #7566557

Mukesh Srivastava May 27, 2009

Huge congrats for the excellent Finalist and good luck for next round!!!!! #7566766

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic May 27, 2009

Huge Congratulations on such a beautiful floral capture and Finalist award. Good luck in the next round !!

Usman. #7567190

Dianna Murphy May 27, 2009

Beautiful finalist, Bravo! #7567506

Pranay Koka May 27, 2009

The background color goes well with the subject...congrats! #7567729

Janet Daniel May 27, 2009

A simply gorgeous floral, Anita! Congratulations! #7567812

Sam Britt May 27, 2009

Congratulations on this beautiful finalist, Anita! #7568060

Kathy Cline May 27, 2009

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Renata Gusciora May 28, 2009

Beautiful finalist,Anita,big congratulations!! #7570709

Colleen Farrell May 28, 2009

Beautiful, Anita! Big congrats on your finalist! #7571804

Boyd L. Alexander May 28, 2009

Huge Congratulations Anita, on such a beautiful floral capture and Finalist award!! WTG!! #7573482

Kathy L. Clark June 11, 2009


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