Dahlia for our frontyard garden

Discussion in 'Macro, Flowers, Insects, and Greenery' started by daodang, Sep 15, 2005.

  1. My wife has grown several species of dahlia on each side of the front door. Each day is quite a treat to come home and see such a display of colors.

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  2. The first two are really nice images with good color. The last one is special, any extra manipulation in PS?
     
  3. They are all nice the the third one is marvellous.
     
  4. Gorgeous... :smile: First one really jumps out !!
     
  5. Jerry Snider

    Jerry Snider

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    May 8, 2005
    Excellent captures!
     
  6. Hi Gordon,

    Thanks for the appreciatiion. Yes, the last one was manipulated in PS. I changed the busy background by a graduated white with a green-blue tint one.
     
  7. Mike, Gilles and Jerry

    Thanks for the appreciations.
     
  8. Bob Coutant

    Bob Coutant Moderator Moderator

    May 17, 2005
    Pleasantville Ohio
    Dahlias make wonderful subjects -- their colors are so intense. I keep expecting the yellows to glow in the dark.
    Nicely done Dao.
     
  9. Gale

    Gale

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    Jan 26, 2005
    Viera Fl
    Dao,

    Beautiful flowers. Well done.

    Glad to see you showing some of your beautiful photography again.

    Nice treatment in the third. However all are beautiful.
     
  10. Gale and Bob

    Thank for the kind words. Appreciates them.
     
  11. drueter

    drueter

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    Apr 24, 2005
    Southeast Texas
    Beautiful images, Dao! Dahlias are very pretty flowers and you've captured their vibrant colors very well!
     
  12. Don
    Your comments are well appreciated.
     
  13. I like these very much Dao. The first one is very rich and elegant.
    Dave
     
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