Powerful Pink

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UploadedMay 5, 2010
TakenApril 8, 2010
MakeNikon Corporation
ModelNIKON D60
Exposure1/125 sec at f/8
FlashNo Flash
Focal Length300 mm
ISO100
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This deep pink peony is always the star of the show in my small perennials garden for obvious reasons. Strangely enough, this one does NOT have a pleasant aroma!

26 responses

  • daniele castellucchio

    daniele castellucchio   gave props (5 May 2010):

    great!!!!

  • Betty Maxey

    Betty Maxey   gave props (5 May 2010):

    Beautiful, I love that color too!!!

  • Judy Wanamaker

    Judy Wanamaker (Deleted) gave props (5 May 2010):

    Absolutely vibrant!!! Don, that pink is gorgeous!

  • Suzanne McGeady

    Suzanne McGeady said (5 May 2010):

    This is gorgeous Don! What a capture. I salute the Star.

  • John Smith

    John Smith (Deleted) gave props (5 May 2010):

    Looks great,....

  • david ong

    david ong gave props (5 May 2010):

    gorgeous shot!!!

  • Ann Reece

    Ann Reece   gave props (5 May 2010):

    Like the others above, this photos of the deep pink peony is absolutely beautiful!!!! I really love that color also!

  • elfriede fulda

    elfriede fulda gave props (6 May 2010):

    Another beauty

  • Regenia Brabham

    Regenia Brabham (Deleted) gave props (6 May 2010):

    It is funny how some of the prettiest flowers have no smell. I guess they don't need them to be attractive. This is a beautiful capture Donald.

  • Allen Freeman

    Allen Freeman gave props (6 May 2010):

    Well, it looks like it would smell good. Nice shot.

  • Nancy Richard

    Nancy Richard gave props (6 May 2010):

    Its scent may be hybridized out, but its beauty is apparent.

  • Warren ~Mangione~

    Warren ~Mangione~ gave props (6 May 2010):

    It really is a star! Nice shot of this beauty. Is it true that ants help Peonies open their blooms?

  • Donald Garrett

    Donald Garrett   said (6 May 2010):

    Warren: I haven't seen anything to the contrary! I also get wasps a couple days before they open. There must a LOT of sugar in that sap! ☺

  • Jüri Vissak

    Jüri Vissak gave props (6 May 2010):

    Beautiful composition and lighting! Well done.

  • Deborah Downes

    Deborah Downes   gave props (6 May 2010):

    Wow! Now that's what I call an intense pink. Truly gorgeous, despite its unpleasant aroma.

  • eithne mythen

    eithne mythen gave props (7 May 2010):

    Love the diagonal comp on this, your garden must look stunning now Donald...

  • Patty Gross

    Patty Gross (Deleted) gave props (7 May 2010):

    It's really quite interesting how nature works, isn't it? Who would imagine ants and/or wasps could help flowers to bloom? I really love this beautify peony. You have really shown your artistic talents by the exquisite manner in which you photographed this "star." Bravo!!

  • Donald Garrett

    Donald Garrett   said (7 May 2010):

    Patty, you are TOO kind!

  • Yasmina Baggili

    Yasmina Baggili (Deleted) gave props (8 May 2010):

    fantastic capture! Excellent

  • Paul Bate

    Paul Bate (Deleted) gave props (8 May 2010):

    Great colour

  • Davids Digits

    Davids Digits said (10 May 2010):

    So beautiful

  • Karen Foto Fiddler

    Karen Foto Fiddler (Deleted) gave props (10 May 2010):

    OH I miss my pink ones! I ahd white and pink and I guess over the years they crossed over and now I have white ones with pink stripes. Lovely blooms Don!

  • Litz Go

    Litz Go gave props (10 May 2010):

    beautiful color!

  • Christopher J Chalk

    Christopher J Chalk gave props (11 May 2010):

    Frame this one Don! Lovely use of light, great detail complemented by the beautiful background.

  • Maurie A

    Maurie A gave props (11 May 2010):

    WOW.... The color is amazing!! just beautiful Don

  • Dunja Kolar

    Dunja Kolar gave props (18 May 2010):

    beautiful flower!

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