Orchid 4

Posted by
karla (Omaha, United States) on 10 April 2011 in Plant & Nature and Portfolio.

Black & white image, with slight tint applied in Photoshop using the Hue/Saturation adjustment layer, colorize box checked.

NIKON D300 1/80 second F/3.5 ISO 640 105 mm

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tulip from kerman, Iran

nice flower

10 Apr 2011 9:45am

@tulip: Thank you, tulip! :)

Ronnie 2¢ from Atlantic Shores, United Kingdom

Very smoothly presented . . I like how the flower sits within the frame.

10 Apr 2011 12:16pm

@Ronnie 2¢: Thanks, Ronnie! Orchids tend to sit pretty in many ways.

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

Elegant! I love that oh so smooth B&W processing.

10 Apr 2011 5:42pm

@Steve Rice: :) Thanks!

Thea from Leeuwarden, Netherlands

Beautiful composition and light! Love the little details here that makes this flower so special!

10 Apr 2011 6:27pm

@Thea: Thanks, Thea, and for your visit!

Julie Brown from Indianapolis, United States

The center looks like the opening to a secret chamber.

10 Apr 2011 10:43pm

@Julie Brown: :) I agree!

Becky from los angeles, United States

this is a fabulous image.

11 Apr 2011 1:13am

@Becky: Thanks, Becky, and thanks for stopping by!

Stefan from Thiersee, Austria

Nice image, well done!

11 Apr 2011 4:31am

@Stefan: thank you, Stefan. Thanks for visiting and commenting!

✿ Anina ✿ from Auckland, New Zealand

This is gorgeous! Simply exquisite. Wonderful framing and contrast.

11 Apr 2011 5:56am

@✿ Anina ✿: thanks you, Anina!!

Frida from Sweden

Excellent DOF!!

11 Apr 2011 7:46pm

@Frida: Thanks, Frida!

mimicy from Bordeaux, France

Magnifique photo en noir et blanc de ces fleur de phaleonopsis .... une très belle réussite ... félicitations

11 Apr 2011 9:34pm

@mimicy: Merci, Mimicry! Thanks for your kind comments!...je vous remercie beaucoup pour vos commentaires

Marzia from ., Italy

wonderful black & white!

13 May 2011 6:05am

@Marzia: Thank you, Marzia! I need to try more black and white processing.

NIKON D300
1/80 second
F/3.5
ISO 640
105 mm

phalaenopsis
orchid
white