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The First Rose of Summer

Posted by
john4jack (Corvallis, Oregon, United States) on 23 June 2011 in Plant & Nature and Portfolio.

NIKON D700 1/100 second F/8.0 ISO 400 150 mm (35mm equiv.)

Sarito from Basingstoke, United Kingdom

Beautiful closeup..

23 Jun 2011 11:49am

Aubélia from Kortrijk, Belgium

Very nice

23 Jun 2011 12:00pm

Nicou from Sion, Switzerland

Merveilleuse rose et image, superbe finesse, couleurs très douces.

23 Jun 2011 2:33pm

Oleg from Podolsk, Russian Federation

Very sweet and tender...
Stunning composition!

23 Jun 2011 3:04pm

[email protected] from Paris, France

Delicate & hearful, literaly.

23 Jun 2011 3:10pm

B. Thomas from Arlington, Texas, United States

Perfect. You rock!

23 Jun 2011 3:15pm

Stephen from Canberra, Australia

So soft and delicate - beautiful!

23 Jun 2011 3:15pm

Mhelene from Paris, France

A great framing and what a splendid color !

23 Jun 2011 3:16pm

Denny Jump Photo from Easton, PA, United States

The smoothest, most beautiful peachy colored rose I have seen....wonderful image, Jack!

23 Jun 2011 3:31pm

Denny Jump Photo from Easton, PA, United States

This looks like satin!!!

23 Jun 2011 3:31pm

Bettina from Los Angeles, United States

Wow, the lighting is just exquisite!! No Hollywood director could have lit that scene better.

23 Jun 2011 3:35pm

Ronnie 2¢ from Atlantic Shores, United Kingdom

So beautiful - a simple shot of something so immensely complex !

23 Jun 2011 3:45pm

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

A perfect rose and perfect shot.

23 Jun 2011 3:46pm

klausZ from Kufstein, Austria

simply a beauty! it is like you prepared this rose especially for this photo! great!

23 Jun 2011 3:48pm

Judy aka [email protected] from Brooksville, FL, United States

This is PHENOMENALLY BEAUTIFUL, Jack ... spotlight material if they'll use a vertical shot! *****

23 Jun 2011 4:09pm

Adela Fonts from Barcelona, Spain

Ohhhhhhhhhh! The wonderful scent of this rose is invading my office and my screen is filled with light ... Thank you very much dear friend! A hug, Adela

23 Jun 2011 4:19pm

shahrzad from Kerman, Iran

amazing focus. really enjoy it ;D

23 Jun 2011 4:22pm

MARIANA from Waterloo, Canada

beautiful !

23 Jun 2011 4:29pm

CElliottUK from Reading, United Kingdom

Absolutely gorgeous!

23 Jun 2011 5:06pm

Anne from 新加坡, Singapore

Simply awesome ! it !

23 Jun 2011 5:16pm

Anneka from Bray, Ireland


23 Jun 2011 5:44pm

Eric Cousineau from Sherwood Park, Canada

This will definitely put a smile on any lady's face Jack! Nicely captured! ;-)

23 Jun 2011 6:12pm

Curly from South Shields, United Kingdom

Some wonderful tones in this one.

23 Jun 2011 7:02pm

tataray from france, France

Magnifique couleur)

23 Jun 2011 8:00pm

mimicy from Bordeaux, France

beaucoup de charme dans la composition et la couleur .... une superbe photo ...

23 Jun 2011 8:35pm

Frida from Sweden

Stunning colors, tones and details. So beautiful!

23 Jun 2011 8:41pm

PATRICK from miramas, France

magnific 5****

23 Jun 2011 9:02pm

DULCIE from Danville, CA, United States

Ahhh, simply perfection !!!

23 Jun 2011 9:39pm

marci from in, Morocco

so beautiful! love the soft color

23 Jun 2011 9:56pm

jim from sebastopol, United States

very nicely done!

23 Jun 2011 11:35pm

Georgie from Sherwood Park, Canada

Delicate elegance! Stunning!!

24 Jun 2011 1:34am

Andrea from Regina, Canada

Love the lighting! Perfect exposure.

24 Jun 2011 3:26am

Barbara Kile from Ft. Worth, United States

Love that center! Get closer! :)

24 Jun 2011 4:36am

Maria Draper from California, United States

a very beautiful color of this rose

24 Jun 2011 4:47am

Goddess ☼ Ƹl¡ from Tehran, Iran

I like shadows and colors in this closeup :)

24 Jun 2011 5:42am

Ani from Bordeaux, France


24 Jun 2011 6:37am

Magda from Vancouver, Canada

wow! outstanding! love the framing, tones and focus! beautiful work

24 Jun 2011 6:44am

Jean-Louis from Nîmes, France

Une rose pleine de douceur dont le parfum embaume cette magnifique image .
Bon WE Jack .

24 Jun 2011 11:49am

LauraS from Chico, United States

Soft, sweet, pure. If this is the first rose, it is a beauty. Nicely shared, Jack.

24 Jun 2011 6:12pm

Arnd from Basel, Switzerland

Superb capture of this beautiful ‘queen of the flowers’. Love the angle and the close proximity.

24 Jun 2011 10:19pm

Jackie from Montréal, Canada

A beautiful rose! I love the soft color and I am sure it smells very good.

24 Jun 2011 10:57pm

Manola from Bassens, France

hummmm! lack smell your beautiful rose .. excellent!

25 Jun 2011 4:08am

Tinx from Kuressaare, Estonia


25 Jun 2011 9:51pm

Manola from Bassens, France

hummm!! How this delicate flower colors so sweet! I'm a fan of this flower !!!;-))))

30 Jun 2011 6:35am

StarCosmosBleu from Bedford.Qc, Canada

Tout a fait Magnifique.......Excellence

9 Jul 2011 3:37am