Another shot from my garden, I'm glad I photographed these on Monday as by by today they had all dropped over.
Another gorgeous shot! How do you process these?
18 Mar 2009 5:13am
@john4jack: These were shot on a Nikon D70 with a 50mm Macro. Lit with daylight mixed with diffuse flash from a Nikon SB800. Exposure was 1/100 sec at F/8. In Photoshop, corrections made to Levels, Colour Balance and sharpened using the Smart sharpen filter. Image reduced to 800X600 and then saved for web as JPG.
18 Mar 2009 6:23am
Beautiful flowers, very sharp, nice vivid colours!
18 Mar 2009 7:12am
Another beautiful shot Richard! Love it!
18 Mar 2009 8:57am
very beautiful and lovely flowers here :x
18 Mar 2009 10:15am
Beautiful, bright colors! Gorgeous shot, Richard!
18 Mar 2009 10:18am
yes these are very beautiful flowers with so much colour, well framed and detailed
18 Mar 2009 10:48am
Wow it's like a gift, so beautiful and clear you can even see those detailed golden flecks, stunning photo Richard :)
18 Mar 2009 11:13am
beautiful photograph and also lovely colour...
18 Mar 2009 11:41am
You've heard it before -- stunning color.. like violet lamps ...
18 Mar 2009 11:59am
Great color and I'm jealous - not quite Spring here yet.
18 Mar 2009 12:29pm
Thanks for posting your processing. Amazing results from what you did. The ones today and yesterday have been absolutely stunning!
18 Mar 2009 1:42pm
This is why I LOVE spring...beautiful colors and flowers!
18 Mar 2009 1:53pm
Lovely colors and composition. I enjoy these small flowers early in the Spring, the offer the promise of warmer weather. Well done.
18 Mar 2009 3:01pm
This photo sings of Spring. Great composition.
18 Mar 2009 3:44pm
fabntastic framing and colors
18 Mar 2009 4:07pm
A wonderful spread,well taken.
18 Mar 2009 4:27pm
Love the repetition of color and shape!
18 Mar 2009 4:38pm
18 Mar 2009 4:54pm
These really glow . . and, from what you say above, that was the way there were. I so much prefer that to 'worked' shots which cam look so false. And, yes, always a shame when these little beauties topple.
18 Mar 2009 5:17pm
@Lilly and Ronnie 2¢: Thanks. The additional flash really helped with these shots, as those few I shot without it just looked dull. I don't go anywhere without the SB800 on the camera.
18 Mar 2009 6:01pm
These flowers are so nice. Their shapes and colors are so pleasing. You've a very nice composition here.
18 Mar 2009 6:04pm
How lovely !
18 Mar 2009 6:46pm
you're so lucky these are in your garden!
18 Mar 2009 6:59pm
gorgeous colours ! magnificent part of garden !
18 Mar 2009 7:18pm
Wonderful ! so fresh and sharp . I like the point of view its really great.
18 Mar 2009 8:02pm
beautiful. i can feel them reaching up.
18 Mar 2009 8:18pm
This is fantastic...they jump right off the screen!
18 Mar 2009 8:35pm
ça sent le printemps, ça... joli !
18 Mar 2009 9:23pm
Just stunning..you must have quite a green thumb!
18 Mar 2009 9:57pm
really lovely and sharp, great colours
18 Mar 2009 11:31pm
They really are beautiful, and a really fine shot.
18 Mar 2009 11:32pm
Wow, these vivid colours are really splendid. love this purple...
18 Mar 2009 11:43pm
A beautiful arrangement of colors. Very nice.
19 Mar 2009 2:43am
Stunning!! LOVE how the frame is filled... it's perfectly indicative of spring and happiness ;-)
19 Mar 2009 3:48am
Neat shot. Must be some garden.
19 Mar 2009 10:10pm
This is absolutely fantastic ... and thank John4jack for sending me over to see it! ;D
19 Mar 2009 10:29pm
A colored forest. Very nice.
21 Mar 2009 2:57pm
oh !you have beautiful flowers in your garden and beautiful photography too !
21 Mar 2009 9:17pm
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