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Maxima Festiva Peony

Posted by
Ruthiebear (Titusville, NJ, United States) on 25 June 2014 in Plant & Nature and Portfolio.

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mahdi from rostamkola, Iran

very very beautiful & excellent work
well done

25 Jun 2014 5:17am

rem_la from Villiers, France

excellente composition

25 Jun 2014 5:35am

Jypyä Pop from Turku, Finland

Very beautiful. Also in our backyard is growing peonies. They are beautiful flowers.

25 Jun 2014 5:50am

Tomek from Poznań, Poland

Awesome composition. Superb light shadow and treatment.:-)

25 Jun 2014 7:34am

Toscana from Baden, France

Somptueuse fleur !!
Bonne journnée, amitiés.

25 Jun 2014 7:48am

Martine Libouton from Genappe, Belgium


25 Jun 2014 7:54am

Ronnie 2¢ from Atlantic Shores, United Kingdom

This is a beautiful image with perfect presentation of those teasingly tiniged details.

25 Jun 2014 8:08am

Ainsley from Derbyshire, United Kingdom

Stunning image, the simplicity is what makes it, and I love the wisp of purple on the fringe. Great work Ruthie, doing great lately some amazing images.

25 Jun 2014 8:23am

@Ainsley: Thank you so much. I appreciate your encouragement

grouser from Ludlow, United Kingdom

Nice framing to give an almost abstract effect

25 Jun 2014 9:11am

omid from mashhad, Iran

very nice shot!
such beautiful composition, focus, colors & lighting!
L O V E L Y !

25 Jun 2014 9:15am

Jules from Drayton, United Kingdom

it should be called the "beautiful creamy raspberry ripple icecream peony"

25 Jun 2014 10:15am

Stephen from Canberra, Australia

Love the light and those delicate flower folds - beautiful!

25 Jun 2014 10:52am

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

Wonderful shot ! I like your way of processing. Suitable for the subject. Five stars*****

25 Jun 2014 11:10am

Sam from Chennai, India

Beautiful close up of this lovely flower. Wonderful and delicate details. Excellent. Love this. :)

25 Jun 2014 11:17am

tataray from Charentes-Poitou, France

Superbe. La même dans mon jardin ...... )

25 Jun 2014 12:05pm

Akbar&Armaghan from Gorgan, Iran

very nice!

25 Jun 2014 12:44pm

Nicou from Sion, Switzerland

Quelle macro et vue quelle fleur et ces pétale avec le bord rouge sueprbe.

25 Jun 2014 1:26pm

mohkum from Cochin (Kochi), India

Beautiful white with that purple border make this a special shot!

25 Jun 2014 1:37pm

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

A visual poem. A sea of ​​white wave.

A preciousness image Ruthie ! You have a very nice garden, sure !

25 Jun 2014 1:50pm

Sue-Ann from Quebec, Canada

beau jeu d'ombre et lumière.

25 Jun 2014 2:18pm

Sue-Ann from Quebec, Canada

beau jeu d'ombre et lumière.

25 Jun 2014 2:19pm

Don from United States

A gorgeous blossom. I really like the subtle recording of the shades in this pretty flower.

25 Jun 2014 3:03pm

ursulakatariina from Uusikaupunki, Finland

Superb shot of this beautiful flower!

25 Jun 2014 3:09pm

Lena from San Francisco, United States

Elegant ! lovely flower shot !...:-)

25 Jun 2014 3:39pm

Eric Cousineau from Sherwood Park, Canada

Beautiful light and detail in this very soft shot Ruthie! Well done! ;-)

25 Jun 2014 4:21pm

Mhelene from Villiers-sur-Marne, France

Wow...Very beautiful !

25 Jun 2014 4:26pm

Adela Fonts from Barcelona, Spain

I love peonies. They are wonderful flowers. Lush and sensual ... Your picture is magnificent! A hug dearf friend! Adela

25 Jun 2014 5:49pm

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

A lovely flower and shot.

25 Jun 2014 6:02pm

Steven from Chicagoland, United States

What a pristine and showy peony that you've captured here!! I love how its numerous unfolding petals fill up the frame perfectly.

25 Jun 2014 6:24pm

francesco from Italy

un nuage magique...

25 Jun 2014 6:47pm

Jeff & Pat from Pembroke Dock, United Kingdom

Classy shot Ruth !!! if this is a sample of your garden it must be a beautiful place to be . ;>)

25 Jun 2014 6:53pm

Patrick M. from France, France

Rustle! a beautiful natural color, I love

25 Jun 2014 7:08pm

franz from Baden, Austria

a symphony in white and pink! wonderful !

25 Jun 2014 7:30pm

Diana from San Francisco, United States

Very beautiful.

25 Jun 2014 7:36pm

thami from Fès, Morocco

Une très t rès belle élégante !
Bonne fin de journée!

25 Jun 2014 8:18pm

Oiva from Turku, Finland

Very Beautiful ,how funny coincidence that both have the same flower!:-))Haleja.

Happy Wednesday ,my good friend!

25 Jun 2014 9:05pm

J.R. from Urasoe City, Japan

Beautiful very well done

25 Jun 2014 9:12pm

curieuzeneuzemosterdpot from somewhere between viewer and subject, Belgium

magnificent close up, ruthiebear!!!

25 Jun 2014 9:32pm

LauraS from Chico, United States

This is amazing, Ruthie. Reminds me of pure whipped cream. Tasty image!

25 Jun 2014 10:25pm

Irene from San Francisco, United States

Beautiful !! Seems like there is even a bug on the flower.

25 Jun 2014 10:54pm

Elaine Hancock from Rockville, United States

The petals are so delicate and beautiful! I love the red that runs through the flower. A gorgeous close up!

26 Jun 2014 12:11am

aaanouel from Heredia, Costa Rica

Nice, beautiful job, Ruthie!!!
✎ ✔✔✔✔✔ Txs4Sharing

26 Jun 2014 12:54am

Anina Botes from Auckland, New Zealand

WOW WOW WOW!!! this is stunning! Not an easy color to shoot in the garden. Well done

26 Jun 2014 1:30am

Michael Rawluk from Williams Lake, BC, Canada

That is gorgeous. Now I wonder why our peonies are so slow to bloom.

26 Jun 2014 2:28am

Nelida De La Fuente from Tres Arroyos, Argentina

Maravillosa captura de esta hermosa peonía.
Excelente iluminación y precioso color matizado.
Un abrazo.

26 Jun 2014 4:45am

gerard1948 from Spain

Wonderful. superb composition and beautiful light. The colors are gorgeous, excellent picture.
Have a good day

26 Jun 2014 5:38am

Langevine from Angers, France


26 Jun 2014 6:34am

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

This is beautiful, Ruthie!

26 Jun 2014 12:21pm

John Jungklaus from Chase Mills, NY, United States

Fantastic !!! A work of art !!

26 Jun 2014 3:25pm

RBL from Oxford, United States

Stunning! Beautiful creamy white petals!

26 Jun 2014 11:28pm

Harry from Apex, NC, United States

Wonderful close-up.

27 Jun 2014 2:43am

Mike from California, United States

Well done...a well spotted composition.

27 Jun 2014 5:21am

Pascale MD from MONTPELLIER, France

Très beau, presque une peinture.
Bonne soirée

27 Jun 2014 4:30pm

This image has been featured in 2 Remix collections.

Five stars*****(3) by Hiro

Fotos Deslumbrantes by Nelida De La Fuente