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West Indian Holly

Posted by
Steven (Chicagoland, United States) on 23 July 2012 in Plant & Nature and Portfolio.

Photo captured at the Lincoln Park Conservatory on April 9, 2012.

NIKON D7000 1/250 second F/5.6 ISO 100 85 mm

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Antoine from France

Superb photo. The color is stunning. Excellent work Steven. Have a lovely day. Amicably Antoine.

23 Jul 2012 6:15am

Curly from South Shields, United Kingdom

Yes the colour is stunning, as is the sheen on the leaves.

23 Jul 2012 7:33am

Stephen from Canberra, Australia

Like a floral sun - excellent!

23 Jul 2012 7:54am

Phil Morris from Saskatoon, Toronto, Canada

Gorgeous close up, the detail and the colour is spectacular. Amazing that with all the
tribulations at a minimum indoors, the flowers retain their ultimate beauty !~

23 Jul 2012 10:30am

Jason Politte from Conway, AR, United States

Very beautiful - the details are amazing. Well done, Steven!

23 Jul 2012 11:09am

Tamara from Aarschot, Belgium

So crisp and sharpe... A very beautiful capture of this lovely yellow flower ! HAve a nice day :)

23 Jul 2012 11:39am

Laurette from Fourways - Johannesburg, South Africa

A gorgeous capture of this beautiful colored flower. The detail is excellent. Well done !

23 Jul 2012 12:12pm

Rick from Toronto, Canada

Excellent detail levels and such a color. I love the jagged petal edges.

23 Jul 2012 12:30pm

Sarito from Basingstoke, United Kingdom

Fantastic yellow :)

23 Jul 2012 12:49pm

Sue-Ann from Quebec, Canada

en son coeur, j'y vois un visage qui me regarde... étrange impression...

23 Jul 2012 2:39pm

B. Thomas from Arlington, Texas, United States

This flower is like a big golden sun shining from your shot.

23 Jul 2012 3:33pm

RBL from Oxford, United States

Wonderful clarity and textures; a very beautiful flower!

23 Jul 2012 5:37pm

Baldwin VW from Bejuma, Venezuela

Gorgeous yellow flower and great textures on the leaves !!!

23 Jul 2012 6:48pm

LauraS from Chico, United States

Stunning shot. Just gorgeous!

23 Jul 2012 7:44pm

Elaine Hancock from Rockville, United States

Wow! That yellow is brilliant! Beautiful!

24 Jul 2012 12:47am

Carol from Leamington ON, Canada

Wow, what a little treasure.... a nice composition, I like how the petals overlap each other and the notched edges! The color is so natural and pleasing to view. A super capture, I like!!

24 Jul 2012 2:33am

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24 Jul 2012 2:35am

Michael Rawluk from Williams Lake, BC, Canada

What a gorgeous bloom. I love that intense colour.

24 Jul 2012 4:01am

Judy aka L@dybug from Brooksville, FL, United States

What ... oops, my brain was thinking exactly what Michael wrote ... but yes, it IS gorgeous!

24 Jul 2012 2:10pm

Jeff from Honolulu, United States

I love floral images. This one has great color and detail.

24 Jul 2012 11:34pm

franz from Baden, Austria

beautiful flower, superb colour!

25 Jul 2012 7:58pm

Philou04 from Manosque, France

Gorgeous shot. Great compo, details, colours and light. 5*****

11 Sep 2012 7:41pm

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