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Cherokee Rose 2

Posted by
Anita (West Nottingham, Pennsylvania, United States) on 26 April 2009 in Plant & Nature.

Another version of the beautiful Cherokee Rose.


NIKON D300 1/80 second F/6.3 ISO 640 105 mm


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"Marie" :-) from perth, Australia

Another stunning photo, again gorgeous colours. I just love the sunburst centre of this flower.

26 Apr 2009 5:22am

Ravi from Bangalore, India

Fantastic!!! Great shot.

26 Apr 2009 6:14am

Dulcie Andres from Danville, CA, United States

You've stolen the sun and served it up in this photo. I want to have taken this shot. This is so brilliant and powerful. Such color and clarity!

26 Apr 2009 7:39am

zOOm from Paris, France

Those specimen are really gorgeous, lovely macro Anita.

26 Apr 2009 10:22am

Betty from New Jersey, United States

I love this version! Fantastic composition, Anita!

26 Apr 2009 10:48am

john4jack from Corvallis, Oregon, United States

Lovely. I really like the shapes of the stamen.

26 Apr 2009 1:04pm

jim from sebastopol, United States

wow... !! you continue to tantalize me with your amazing images!!!

26 Apr 2009 2:56pm

Moridi from Tehran, Iran

Very beautiful shot.
Thank you.

26 Apr 2009 4:35pm

Mariana from waterloo, Canada

Very delicate !

26 Apr 2009 4:46pm

Jen from St. George, United States

Just beautiful! The dof is so totally perfect and the comp and colors are great!

26 Apr 2009 5:19pm

kooshan from karaj, Iran

great color and composition ,

26 Apr 2009 6:14pm

jamesy from christchurch, New Zealand

beauty I love the way the centre just Pops

26 Apr 2009 8:12pm

Susan from Fort Lauderdale, FL, United States

Simply a gorgeous shot....The bright yellow against the pale purple is just wonderful!!

26 Apr 2009 9:18pm

Paul Michko from Exton, PA, United States

This is spectacular, Anita. I love it.

27 Apr 2009 11:13am

Laurie from New Jersey, United States

Such delicate and fine details. Really beautiful.

27 Apr 2009 2:12pm

Ronnie 2¢ from London, United Kingdom

Well, now I just don't know which I prefer . . the placement within the frame here is so well judged and the soft colors are true perfection, Anita.

27 Apr 2009 6:11pm

observing from North West, United Kingdom

I like this shot Anita, a very attractive composition.

27 Apr 2009 11:00pm

Magda from Vancouver, Canada

Fabulous! The colours and clarity are outstanding!

27 Apr 2009 11:21pm

Mary from Exton, United States

I really am drawn to the composition.. Just beautiful!!!

28 Apr 2009 4:30am

Thomas from Bangalore, India

Your macro composition makes it look larger than life and the details are class.

28 Apr 2009 4:34am

Arianna from Spokane, United States

Nice middle of the flower.

3 May 2009 9:14pm

Sue from Paducah, United States

Such wonderful contrasts between the "burst of fireworks" in the center of the flower against the subtle texture of the petals.

9 May 2009 12:23am

Jennifer from Georgia, United States

This is beautiful! Do you have other shots of the Cherokee Rose?? That is my State Flower

10 Mar 2010 1:10am

@Jennifer: thanks. see 2 days earlier.

1/80 second
ISO 640
105 mm