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Pink Clematis

Posted by
john4jack (Corvallis, Oregon, United States) on 26 June 2009 in Plant & Nature and Portfolio.

In our area, clematis can be found in at least pink, purple, blue and white.

LIGHTING WORKSHOP in Portland all day Saturday. Am immersed in preparation. Limited commenting and responding.

"I am always mentally photographing everything as practice." Minor White

NIKON D700 1/400 second F/4.5 ISO 640 150 mm (35mm equiv.)

Nicholas from Shah Alam, Malaysia

Lovely lovely flower.

26 Jun 2009 5:43am

Marie LC from Voiron, France

Magnific colour and composition Jack. Love clematis and passion flower

26 Jun 2009 5:53am

@Marie LC: Merci, Marie.

dobbino from Cape Town, South Africa

The colours are absolutely amazing - and the background is perfect to show off the flower.

26 Jun 2009 6:39am

@dobbino: Thank you.

Dulcie from Danville, United States

Wonderful shot, glorious color. The flower is very interesting against those particular background colors. I've never seen a clematis that color, btw. Beautiful.

26 Jun 2009 6:39am

@Dulcie: Thank you.

Anna.C from LA ROCHELLE, France

nice color and fine details Jack !

26 Jun 2009 6:57am

@Anna.C: Merci, Anna.

Sarito from Basingstoke, United Kingdom

Beautiful shot, lovely colour and details!

26 Jun 2009 7:53am

Marie-Hélène Ammor from Casablanca/Paris, Morocco

Superb with this background !

26 Jun 2009 10:27am

oncho from granada, Spain

Exquisite y delicada, bonito color!

26 Jun 2009 10:34am

Irene from France

Very nice !

26 Jun 2009 10:40am

mo.langel from Courtelary, Switzerland

Magnifique couleur et superbe macro!!!

26 Jun 2009 11:54am

@mo.langel: Thanks, Mo. Have a good weekend.

Craig from Vacaville, California, United States

This is just beautiful Jack!

26 Jun 2009 11:55am

@Craig: Thanks, Craig.

Luca Bobbiesi from Milano, Italy

Beautiful macro Jack, I like the way you've composed this one.

26 Jun 2009 12:38pm

B. Thomas from Arlington, Texas, United States

Excellent composition. I like the soft background too.

26 Jun 2009 1:10pm

Laurie from New Jersey, United States

Just lovely!

26 Jun 2009 1:26pm

zOOm from Paris, France

Wow, she is beautiful and so perfect. Almost looks like an exotic flower.

26 Jun 2009 1:30pm

@zOOm: Thanks, Flo.

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

Superb colors and composition.

26 Jun 2009 3:22pm

Don from spokane, United States

A beautiful blossom with such vivid color and detail. I like how the setting is subdued giving maximum emphasis to the blossom. Well done.

26 Jun 2009 3:27pm

Ajay from Pune, India

What a beautiful flower and what a lovely process. The colours the of the flowers are really standing out so well.

26 Jun 2009 3:38pm

@Ajay: Thanks, Ajay. No one encourages me more than you do!!

LauraS from Chico, United States

Fabulous shot. Gorgeous color, too.

26 Jun 2009 3:52pm

@LauraS: Thanks, Laura.

marc battault from clermont ferrand, France

fantastics color in this shot ,flower is wonderful !!!
friendships ,jack !

26 Jun 2009 4:39pm

@marc battault: Merci, Marc.

António Pires from Lisbon, Portugal

Sharp, good BG. Well done.

26 Jun 2009 5:26pm

@António Pires: Gracias.

dj.tigersprout from New York City, United States

brilliant color and contrast -- this is a marvelous image!!

26 Jun 2009 6:16pm

@dj.tigersprout: Thanks, dj.

Alivia from Saint-Etienne, France

les clématites sont comme des papiers de soie, leur couleur éclatante est symbole de lumière , c'est superbe, Jack..

26 Jun 2009 6:55pm

@Alivia: Merci, Dane.

Loner from Wörgl, Austria

That´s a very amacing flower macro !

26 Jun 2009 7:48pm

@Loner: Thank you.

Judy from Brooksville, Florida, United States

Wonderful image, Jack ... like they're suspended mid-air. Have a terrific workshop!

26 Jun 2009 7:49pm

@Judy: Thanks; we're off for Portland late this afternoon.

Francesc B. from région parisienne, France

Fantastic pink... I have never seen this color before.

26 Jun 2009 7:57pm

@Francesc B.: Merci.

Susan from Fort Lauderdale, FL, United States

Lovely shot.... it'd be really cool to get shots of all the different colors.....Enjoy your workshop,and pass on any good info you get !!!

26 Jun 2009 8:04pm

Ana Lúcia from Leiria, Portugal

Superb composition and tones.

26 Jun 2009 8:34pm

@Ana Lúcia: Thank you.

kerfendal from Paris, France

Wonderful as composition and details

26 Jun 2009 8:49pm

@kerfendal: Thanks, Max.

Isidro from Barcelona, Spain

color y nitdez muy buenas!

26 Jun 2009 9:07pm

@Isidro: Gracias

k@ from Paris, France

The one above seems to say "Ouh !", how lovely, and their dresses look like little girls' ones ~ 

26 Jun 2009 10:33pm

@k@: Feminine to the core.

Betty from New Jersey, United States

An amazing pink! Spectacular!

26 Jun 2009 11:56pm

@Betty: Thanks, Betty.

PD from Overland Park, Kansas, United States

Nice one, Jack! Like crinkly paper

27 Jun 2009 12:08am

Lorraine from Gatineau, Canada

I don't know how I missed this one Jack, it's heavenly !

27 Jun 2009 10:24am

Toni from Eastern Washington, United States

This is gorgeous, Jack. I have a purple one in my back yard, that has a light purple and dark purple flower on the same plant. Totally cool.

28 Jun 2009 5:44am

Lesley from Lincoln, United States

Beautiful!! Lovely lighting in this shot, Jack. Really, very nice.

29 Jun 2009 11:03am

Cricket from Alabama, United States

Don't these just smell amazing. Lovely image of such a special flower.

29 Jun 2009 3:57pm

Magda from Vancouver, Canada


9 Jul 2009 5:56am