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Photo of the Day ~ Flowers & Plants Category ~ August 26, 2009

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Afternoon Delight
by mike marshall (mike marshall) 
Camera:
Konica Minolta DiMAGE A200
Location:
Oakville, Ontario
 
Canada

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None.


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Evy Johansen commented on August 26, 2009 00:55:
Beautiful light, colors and details! Congratulations on your POTD, Mike!!
mike marshall commented on August 26, 2009 02:18:
Thanks, Evy. Still playing with the settings on the DiMAGE. Thought I'd try pushing them a bit in the bright sun. Saturation is Natural +4 on this one.
Kumiko Parkinson commented on August 26, 2009 06:06:
Nice light, Mike! Congratulations!
Linda Burgess commented on August 26, 2009 06:33:
Simply gorgeous Mike! The lighting and colours are wonderful! Congratulations!
Linn Smith commented on August 26, 2009 07:14:
An exquisite beauty...outstanding color, details and a grand presentation! Your settings and exposure are perfect...congratulations on another terrific POTD!
mike marshall commented on August 26, 2009 11:48:
Thanks again, Kumiko, Linda and Linn. This is one of our backyard beauties, so thanks to Val, too!
ellen hodges commented on August 26, 2009 11:56:
Such a gorgeous capture of this beautiful Dahlia, Mike! Outstanding capture!!
Robin-Lee Vieira commented on August 26, 2009 12:24:
It's about 12:20 pm here and this is delightful to view! ;) Lovely light on those petals which show wonderful detail and dimension! New Cam eh? Congrats Mike! :)
mike marshall commented on August 26, 2009 14:03:
Thanks, Ellen and Robin-Lee. Yes, Robin, got it new-in-the-box for $300 CAD. Really like it and its 2/3" sensor. Had flower shots in mind when we bought it. Nice lens makes shallow DOF a bit easier. Thanks, guys!
Kirsten Kjaer commented on August 26, 2009 16:59:
A really beautiful floral capture, Mike. WOW - I love the colors. Huge congrats on a fantastic potd.
mike marshall commented on August 26, 2009 23:49:
Thanks again, Kirsten. Glad you liked this picture!
Dov Oron commented on August 26, 2009 23:51:
lighting, colour. sharpness and composition are all superb!! have fun with your new camera :)
Patrice Cigallio Wesa commented on August 27, 2009 22:25:
So exquisite & beautiful, Mike, with brilliant color, super detail, POV, and DOF...congrats on a winner!
mike marshall commented on August 28, 2009 00:03:
Thank you, Patrice and Dov. Took pictures of this bloom three days in a row. First two were cloudy and the colour was flat. Then we got some sun and the third day, so to speak, was the charm. Thanks for your comments!


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