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The true work of art is but a shadow of the divine

Posted by
Sandrine (Houston, United States) on 15 October 2008 in Plant & Nature and Portfolio.


Canon EOS REBEL XTi 1/200 second F/2.8 ISO 100 85 mm

Zing from Hamilton, New Zealand

Awesome macro, lovely tones!

15 Oct 2008 5:21am

dobbino from Cape Town, South Africa

This works really well in BW - lovely treatment.

15 Oct 2008 5:29am

Zygène from France

Une très belle photo noir et blanc.

15 Oct 2008 5:57am

nat from France

noir et blanc , j'aime ! :-)

15 Oct 2008 6:34am

ocean from mol, Belgium

this is truly beautiful, never had thought it would work so well in mono, very delicate

15 Oct 2008 7:42am

Giovanni from Milan, Italy

Beautiful b/w close-up. Like the lighting and the processing.

15 Oct 2008 8:25am

roland.theys from charleroi, Belgium

Très jolie photo,plein de charme,avec une douce lumière,bravo !

15 Oct 2008 10:31am

sun.~ from Tehran, Iran

fascinating . . .

15 Oct 2008 10:37am

zOOm from Paris, France

Well Sandrine, je suis entièrement d'accord avec toi pour le titre... et en plus la photo est appropriée... un très joli noir et blanc pour une très belle compo. Bravo.

15 Oct 2008 10:45am

Melissa from Ogden, United States

Fantastic! Love the title!

15 Oct 2008 3:51pm

Alejandro Caballero from Sant Boi de Llobregat, Barcelona, Spain

Buen macro, y bueno tambien el tratamiento...parece como si la flor te saludase cordialmente, un saludo.

15 Oct 2008 5:50pm

dj.tigersprout from San Bruno, CA, United States

just splendid! gorgeous work!!

15 Oct 2008 7:15pm

João Mourão from Amadora, Portugal

Great macro. Love the detail and composition. The B&W fits it perfectly.

15 Oct 2008 7:21pm

red from clermont ferrand, France

ce n&b délicat lui va vraiment bien!

15 Oct 2008 7:28pm

Earnest from Oklahoma, United States

Fantastic processing, Sandrine... excellent.

15 Oct 2008 7:52pm

Graham Russon from Cape Town, South Africa

Lovely, the bw works so well with this.

15 Oct 2008 8:01pm

Maramy from Aberdeenshire, United Kingdom

awesome image, great pp done here well done.

15 Oct 2008 10:36pm

MaryP from Aberdeenshire, United Kingdom

This is just beautiful in B/W. Such detail in the petals and a fine composition.

15 Oct 2008 11:11pm

rem_la from Villiers, France

vraiment superbe !

15 Oct 2008 11:20pm

JJ from Jersey City, United States

awesome lighting such a beautiful capture, the lighting is superb

16 Oct 2008 12:35am

Kylie Greenan from Richmond, Australia

Delicat and beautiful, well done!

16 Oct 2008 1:14am

jamesy from christchurch, New Zealand

beautiful image

16 Oct 2008 1:23am

Observing from West Cheshire, United Kingdom

Beautiful, your image is a work of art....!

16 Oct 2008 2:06am

amy from Nanaimo, BC, Canada

Stunning in the b/w, Sandrine!!

16 Oct 2008 2:53am

Monique from Koh Samui, Thailand

The lighting and post processing works great here ... beautiful image and great details in the petals!

16 Oct 2008 3:25am

Anita from Quito, Ecuador

very artistic image! Congratulations!

16 Oct 2008 3:30am

don from spokane, United States

What a delicate image! Beautiful job of shooting this fine blossom and buds. I especially like the smooth range of near white tones. Fine work.

16 Oct 2008 4:19am

mosleh from kurdestan_baneh, Iran

very beautiful shot :)

16 Oct 2008 7:14am

akarui from Kagoshima, Japan

Tres belle composition. J'aime le choix du sepia.

16 Oct 2008 8:04am

baobab from Cambridge, United States

true statement, and lovely delicate treatment of the cosmos.

16 Oct 2008 11:22pm

1/200 second
ISO 100
85 mm