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Poinsettia 2

Posted by
Ruthiebear (Titusville, NJ, United States) on 20 December 2013 in Plant & Nature and Portfolio.

Taken at Longwood Gardens
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Jypyä Pop from Turku, Finland

Very beautiful red.

20 Dec 2013 5:42am

ursulakatariina from Ed, Sweden

Beautiful colours.

20 Dec 2013 7:42am

jean pierre from paris, France

superbe couleur!! la photo aurait gagnée en faisant la mise au point sur le centre de cette fleur!! amitiés

20 Dec 2013 8:59am

claudie from le havre, France

Beautiful colors !!!

20 Dec 2013 9:54am

Martine Libouton from Genappe, Belgium

De très belles couleurs!

20 Dec 2013 10:05am

Tede from Aubenas 07, France

Magnifique, superbe lumière.

20 Dec 2013 10:17am

grouser from Ludlow, United Kingdom

I think this is the more beautiful of the two

20 Dec 2013 11:04am

Devi from Chennai, India

Splendid !!!!!

20 Dec 2013 11:27am

Stephen from Canberra, Australia

Gorgeous colours and light - perfect exposure you capture here.

20 Dec 2013 11:31am

J.R. from Urasoe City, Japan

Pretty shot, well done:)

20 Dec 2013 11:42am

Lewis from Ljouwert, Netherlands

Lovely red! Great framing.

20 Dec 2013 11:48am

Frances from Massachusetts, United States

Beautiful image of this flower Ruthie.

20 Dec 2013 12:00pm

Mhelene from Villiers-sur-Marne, France

Superb color !

20 Dec 2013 12:02pm

Eric Cousineau from Sherwood Park, Canada

I love how you have filled the frame here Ruthie! ;-)

20 Dec 2013 12:53pm

Kyu from Kyoto, Japan

Beautiful close-up. It's a fantastic image of December.

20 Dec 2013 2:35pm

mohkum from Cochin (Kochi), India

Beautiful colours! Another beautiful flower!

20 Dec 2013 2:37pm

Basile Pesso from Barcelona, Spain

This is a magnificently vivid picture, the pink is stunning, and the top right bokeh, even if grainy, is superb.
The blurred central yellow part is excellent too and it's clearly your choice to have focused on the central left part, which allows us to admire the wonderful detail of the leaf in this part, and also in other parts of the bottom of the picture.
I don't see why it should have been focused in the centre except to follow a "rule".

20 Dec 2013 3:38pm

Elaine Hancock from Rockville, United States

Gorgeous color and detail. The colors really create such a holiday feeling! I love the detail in the leaves.

20 Dec 2013 4:10pm

Don from Spokane, United States

Another fine close up with excellent detail and color. One of the two that I have dried up a bit too much and regarded emergency water!

20 Dec 2013 4:17pm

Nicou from Sion, Switzerland

Quelle étoile de noël et ce coeur ce rouge sueprbe compo.
amitié

20 Dec 2013 4:31pm

Mahnoor Saghir from Alexandria, United States

lovely shot
great depth of field, textures, details, and colors :))

20 Dec 2013 4:35pm

tataray from Deux-Sèvres. (Charentes-Poitou), France

Grandes couleurs extra... )

20 Dec 2013 4:58pm

Graciel.la (Vic. Catalonia) from CAT. New European State, Poland

Good choice of approach !

20 Dec 2013 5:10pm

alex centrella from California, United States

nice colors . .

20 Dec 2013 5:17pm

Florence from Paris, France

Very nice macro, vibrant colors !

20 Dec 2013 5:29pm

Ferret from Central Florida, United States

Make people will appreciate this image for the feeling of warmth it invokes. I like the way the focus gently softens as we move from the foreground to the background. Well done

20 Dec 2013 6:35pm

LauraS from Chico, United States

Love the recent shots of pointsettias and ornaments. I marvel at your colorful posts, Ruthie. I've been neglecting my blog, and will try to do better.

20 Dec 2013 6:49pm

omid from mashhad, Iran

woow!
It's a very nice shot
with beautiful composition, focus, colors, lighting & details!
such a lovely flower!

20 Dec 2013 7:10pm

helys from Paris, France

Lovely christmas flower
So great pink color

20 Dec 2013 7:12pm

RBL from Oxford, United States

Beautiful details; love this color for the plant!

20 Dec 2013 8:02pm

Willem from Noord-Scharwoude, Netherlands

A photo with lovely colors.

20 Dec 2013 8:03pm

franz from Baden, Austria

excellent use of selective focus !!!

20 Dec 2013 8:24pm

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

Nice!

20 Dec 2013 8:59pm

curieuzeneuzemosterdpot from somewhere between viewer and subject, Belgium

beautiful close up, ruthiebear! ;-))

20 Dec 2013 9:50pm

Kate from EXETER, United Kingdom

I love the DOF here Ruthie

20 Dec 2013 9:57pm

Oiva from Turku, Finland

Beautiful colors, i like this!:-))Haleja.

Happy evening ,my good friend!

20 Dec 2013 10:00pm

Moridi from Tehran, Iran

Very beautiful. Wonderful.

20 Dec 2013 10:29pm

Judy aka L@dybug from Brooksville, FL, United States

The veins in those red bracts in the foreground are in sharp focus ... good job, Ruthie!

20 Dec 2013 10:41pm

Baldwin Vandewalle from Bejuma, Venezuela

Beautiful close up ... the colors and textures are absolutely wonderful !!!

21 Dec 2013 12:00am

Jackie from Montréal, Canada

Wonderful image! Beautiful colors and light!

21 Dec 2013 12:29am

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

Beautiful colors !

21 Dec 2013 2:19am

Sharon Pleasants from Monroe, Louisiana, United States

I love the color and details in the leaves. Excellent.

21 Dec 2013 3:26am

Jeremy from Ridgedale, United States

Nice details on the petals!

21 Dec 2013 6:06am

L'angevine from Angers, France

de belles couleurs

21 Dec 2013 2:49pm