orchids : seen softly 1/3

Posted by
DULCIE (Danville, CA, United States) on 1 June 2012 in Plant & Nature.

FUJIFILM FinePix X100 1/110 second F/2.0 ISO 500 23 mm

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MissT from Chicagoland, United States

Gorgeous! Love the dof!

1 Jun 2012 6:21am

Phil from Sausset les Pins, France

Yes ! Fantastic softness and POV , Phil

1 Jun 2012 6:22am

Nigel from Avening, United Kingdom

Good use of DoF

1 Jun 2012 6:32am

Richard from Ellemford, United Kingdom

Really, really beautiful!

1 Jun 2012 6:56am

Riccardo from Rome, Italy

Nice dof!!

1 Jun 2012 7:02am

Florence from Paris, France

They are splendid ! Great shaprness on the petals.

1 Jun 2012 8:05am

grouser from Ludlow, United Kingdom

aha we are shooting similar themes today though mine are more on the wild side :) Magical flowers

1 Jun 2012 9:27am

❀ Yvonne Simons ❀ from Tilburg, Netherlands

Very beautiful!

1 Jun 2012 9:50am

Curly from South Shields, United Kingdom

This is a really good and fascinating shot at f2. Does the X100 allow you to preview the dof before shooting?

1 Jun 2012 10:37am

@Curly: All I did was hold the shutter halfway down to verify what was in focus and what was not. :-)

Thea from Leeuwarden, Netherlands

Beautiful effect,love the focus and details where it matters !

1 Jun 2012 11:17am

hugo poon from hong kong, Hong Kong

How I'm charmed by the softness and colors! Beautiful!

1 Jun 2012 3:33pm

Elaine Hancock from Rockville, United States

Beautiful light and color!

1 Jun 2012 5:15pm

Eric Cousineau from Sherwood Park, Canada

Beautiful soft treatment here Dulcie! Bravo! ;-)

1 Jun 2012 6:08pm

omid from mashhad, Iran

very nice!!!
so beautiful colors!

1 Jun 2012 6:53pm

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States


1 Jun 2012 9:33pm

john4jack from Corvallis, Oregon, United States


1 Jun 2012 10:31pm

Jason Politte from Conway, AR, United States

Excellent - love the DOF you chose!

2 Jun 2012 4:20am

Ronnie 2¢ from Atlantic Shores, United Kingdom

Beautifully judged . . we see the flowers but little more than feel the rest of the composition . .

2 Jun 2012 7:46am

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

Nice presentation of beautiful flowers.

2 Jun 2012 1:09pm

Ann from Walnut Creek, United States

Wow, what an unusual, beautiful orchid! ; - ) Love the copper-and-cane-shadow blur.

9 Jun 2012 4:05pm

1/110 second
ISO 500
23 mm