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Queen Emma's Lily

Posted by
Steven (Chicagoland, United States) on 9 June 2011 in Plant & Nature and Portfolio.

Captured on the grounds of Thomas Edison's winter estate in Fort Myers, Florida on March 24, 2011.

My apologies for being in absentia....my internet service was out since Tuesday morning. Hope to be making my rounds to my fellow photographers.

SONY DSLR-A300 1/125 second F/13.0 ISO 100 75 mm (35mm equiv.)

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Marie LC from Entre montagnes et Bretagne, France

Very beautiful these "Crynium Lilies". I love this flower

9 Jun 2011 5:10am

john4jack from Corvallis, Oregon, United States

this is stunning!!!

9 Jun 2011 6:01am

Roman from Thiersee, Austria

wonderful close-up and great framed!

9 Jun 2011 7:31am

Ronnie 2¢ from Atlantic Shores, United Kingdom

They look to be good at communicating, somehow !

9 Jun 2011 8:31am

@Ronnie 2¢: LOL! They have great antennae, don't they?

Sarito from Basingstoke, United Kingdom

Beautiful.. love the details and clarity.

9 Jun 2011 8:44am

Curly from South Shields, United Kingdom

They really are quite beautiful.

9 Jun 2011 8:56am

LM from Aix en Provence, France

very nice, well done

9 Jun 2011 9:29am

tataray from france, France

Tout en délicatesse. Magnifique)

9 Jun 2011 12:39pm

Rick from Toronto, Canada

Total elegance, once again. The whites look nuanced and very nice!

9 Jun 2011 12:59pm

Elaine Hancock from Rockville, United States

The white against the green is gorgeous! Interesting lily. I have never seen one like this before.

9 Jun 2011 1:01pm

Stephen from Canberra, Australia

Fantastic - a vibrant and refreshing image - and I love the crisp pure white of the Lily!

9 Jun 2011 1:41pm

Lara from Vienna, Austria

crisp, clear and so vivid! a wonderful photo!

9 Jun 2011 1:47pm

Jason Politte from Conway, AR, United States

Beautiful shot - those colors are superb!

9 Jun 2011 2:01pm

Ralph Jones from Detroit, United States

As lovely as they are exotic!

9 Jun 2011 2:58pm

Thierry Pouleur from anseremme, Belgium

une fleur superbe, bien vu

9 Jun 2011 3:12pm

Sam from Chennai, India

Beautiful. Wonderful closeup. Nice detail and colours. Love it. :)

9 Jun 2011 3:25pm

Denny Jump Photo from Easton, PA, United States

These are amazing, Steven! What a beautiful flower and your image, of course, just does them so much more justice...I love your super close up catching them as they are praising the light! Beautiful synchonized pose amongst all the blossoms...great piece here, sir!

9 Jun 2011 4:43pm

franz from Baden, Austria

stunningly beautiful closeup of magnificent flowers! very attractive frame as well!

9 Jun 2011 5:39pm

MARIANA from Waterloo, Canada

lovely closeup .

9 Jun 2011 6:01pm

Stefan from Thiersee, Austria

Fantastic quality..beautiful photo!

9 Jun 2011 8:45pm

B. Thomas from Arlington, Texas, United States

Very nice lines and curves.

9 Jun 2011 10:28pm

Michael Rawluk from Williams Lake, BC, Canada

That is wild. Like a modern art sculpture.

10 Jun 2011 4:54am

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

Such a beautiful and delicate flower. Gorgeous!

10 Jun 2011 9:04pm

MissT from Chicagoland, United States

Great lines and colors - gorgeous shot!

12 Jun 2011 3:16am

MadScientist from Düsseldorf, Germany

Very delicate and beautiful!

13 Jun 2011 10:13am