Sometimes all you need is a little flower..
f/5 – 1/200 – ISO 200 – 60
This entry was posted on October 18, 2012 by caleephotography. It was filed under Canon 450D, Canon EF-S 60mm f/2.8 Macro USM, nature and was tagged with closeup, flowers, photography.
Lovely photo. I really like how the vibrant purple dominates the whole image.
October 18, 2012 at 3:41 PM
Thanks Gracie! I’ve no idea what kind of flowers these are, but they’re beautiful 🙂
October 18, 2012 at 4:50 PM
Blessings ~ Wendy
October 18, 2012 at 3:45 PM
October 18, 2012 at 4:48 PM
Thanks for cheering up my day with these gorgeous flowers
October 18, 2012 at 3:47 PM
You can thank the Gemeente of Oud-West, they are the ones who put these flowers in my street! 🙂
October 18, 2012 at 4:49 PM
Lucky you , don’t think I’ll be posting what the Gemeente Utrecht puts in my street ! 😉
October 18, 2012 at 6:19 PM
Haha! I’m lucky, my Gemeente puts a lot of effort in keeping the neighborhood pleasant, lots of flowers in the street and on the bridges.
October 18, 2012 at 6:53 PM
You’ve got a very nice soft light to capture all the nuances of the purple.
October 18, 2012 at 4:36 PM
Thanks Carlos! Very kind.
October 18, 2012 at 5:00 PM
Wow! What a beauty.
October 18, 2012 at 4:54 PM
Thanks Yvonne! I think so too, don’t know what they’re called though..
A lovely flower and a beautiful composition. You have some lovely photos on here. Good luck and thanks for passing by my blog.
October 18, 2012 at 5:40 PM
Thank you so much, Joyce! 🙂
October 18, 2012 at 6:52 PM
October 18, 2012 at 7:47 PM
Thanks Alana! 🙂
October 19, 2012 at 3:58 PM
That purple just pops out! Wow!
October 18, 2012 at 9:38 PM
Thanks Therese! 🙂
The picture says it all!! Great shot.
October 18, 2012 at 11:36 PM
Thank you! 🙂 I’m still curious about the “Halloween” caterpillars.. One day we’ll find out.
October 19, 2012 at 4:02 PM
This is so beautiful!
October 19, 2012 at 12:48 AM
Thanks Bella! 🙂
October 19, 2012 at 4:06 PM
October 19, 2012 at 1:48 AM
Thank you! 🙂
October 19, 2012 at 4:11 PM
I love the way the purple is defined: My purple flowers look like purple lumps. If I may ask what camera do you shot with? I am hoping to upgrade next year and my point and shots do not handle purples and reds very well.
October 19, 2012 at 3:00 AM
Thanks! I used a Canon 450D (you can see in the tags which camera I’ve used). It’s 5+ years so there are newer versions of this camera, I think the latest one in the series is 650D. I got mine because I wanted a “beginners DSLR” for a cheap(ish) price, and I’m still happy with it.
October 19, 2012 at 4:20 PM
Thank you for responding. Some others have not and I am just trying to get a base line for my upgrade as money allows. Till then I will keep using the point and shots I have been blessed with.
October 20, 2012 at 3:46 AM
Very nice picture!!!
October 19, 2012 at 1:01 PM
Thanks Rexlin! 🙂
October 19, 2012 at 4:23 PM
October 21, 2012 at 12:18 AM
Thanks! I like this color too 🙂
October 21, 2012 at 1:53 PM
Like this…has the feel of a wedding bouquet photo.
October 22, 2012 at 5:28 PM
Thanks Mark! The local council put these in my street, very nice to look at but absolutely no wedding feeling irl.. 🙂
October 22, 2012 at 5:31 PM
Wonderful shot of a dainty-looking flower!
October 24, 2012 at 5:18 AM
Thanks so much! 🙂
October 24, 2012 at 3:24 PM
Fabulous ~ Greg
March 13, 2013 at 12:05 AM
Thanks Greg! Can you tell I like orchids? Or actually all kinds of flowers.. 🙂 I think you must do too, you post so many nice ones!
March 13, 2013 at 9:09 PM
You are welcome! Pleased to meet a
fellow enthusiast…whose images are wonderful! Thank you for your compliment!
March 13, 2013 at 9:16 PM
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