Soft Rose

December 10, 2009

Very beautiful Rose,I love the soft color and the detail and lighting are perfect,Merna,very very beautiful work!!!
(Happy Holiday to you also and your family) #1214683

Agnes Fegan level-deluxe December 10, 2009

This is really beautiful Merna...I love the color too! #8206918

Julie Burnett December 11, 2009

The composition and colors are wonderful, Merna!! Very beautiful! #8208390

Josie Detmers December 14, 2009

I love the softness and daintiness of this lovely rose photo, Merna!! Nicely done!! #8216071

Dick W. Wyatt December 15, 2009

Great Capture !! #8216544

Robin Bailey December 15, 2009

A perfect title for this lovely floral image! #8217338

Barbara Waldoch level-classic December 17, 2009

It's a beauty, Merna!
Merry Christmas to you too :-) #8228329

Carol L. Fowler December 18, 2009

I really love the soft pastel colors and composition of this capture! Wonderful! Merry Christmas! #8230215

JO ANN CLEVELAND December 22, 2009

Fantastic. great Clarity and Details for this photo Merna.

jo ann c. #8239520

Freddy Bland January 10, 2010

Another gorgeous rose image! Outstanding work!! #8286385

Freddy Bland January 18, 2010

Congratulations, Merna, on this outstanding FINALIST!! Just beautiful!! #8306760

Carol L. Fowler January 18, 2010

Outstanding! Congrats! #8307270

Tammy Espino January 18, 2010

Congrats, Best of luck in the next round :) #8307379

Nancyj E. Hovey level-classic January 18, 2010

on your wonderful FINALIST!

Photobucket #8308295

Dawn M. Schneider January 18, 2010

GREAT IMAGE!!! Im soo happy for you, on to the next round and make sure to post this in the club!!! #8308776

Val Feldman level-deluxe January 18, 2010

HUGE Congratulations, Merna!! What a gorgeous and well-deserved Finalist! Wishing you the best of luck in the upcoming rounds - fingers and toes crossed!!! :) ~Val #8308852

Sherran Andersen level-classic January 18, 2010

Congrats Merna. #8309695

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic January 19, 2010

Gorgeous floral and colors, Merna. CONGRATZ on the FINALIST Award!

UB. #8310506

Linda Blair January 19, 2010

Congratulations on your beautiful finalist!!!!!! #8311123

Amy M. Wilson January 19, 2010

Congratulations on your beautiful finalist, Merna!!! #8311150

Sam Britt January 19, 2010

Congratulations on this finalist, Merna! #8313518

Misty Blue January 20, 2010

WooHoo Merna! Congrats on your Finalist, this is a Beautiful image. #8315471

Jean Lechleiter level-classic January 21, 2010

Wow, Merna. This is gorgeous and a Finalist! CONGRATULATIONS!!! #8320159

Sherry McClead January 22, 2010

Beautiful Finalist... Congrats! #8320904

Roxana H. McRoberts February 17, 2010

Great capture! Congrats on your EP and Finalist!! #8390511

Amanda J. Tanner level-classic February 19, 2010

Very Beautiful Merna and Congrats on your accomplishments with a finalist. Nice Work! #8393619

Songbird Cline level-classic March 04, 2010

beautiful! very pretty. #8432818

Julie Burnett March 30, 2010

Oh Merna, I'm so sorry I missed that this made finalists!! So well deserved, it's absolutely beautiful!! Congrats on this well deserved honor!! #8498537

Christine Lobsinger level-classic June 14, 2010

Just how I imagined a rose to look Merna... simply stunning work...
Love your softness you achieved/the beautiful colouring and LIGHT!
Congrats to you on your superb Finalist!!!

Ruth E. Foster-Lindsay July 05, 2010

Gorgeous capture Merna! Color, clarity and composition are outstanding!
Congrats on this wonderful finalist! #8736420

Merna L. Nobile July 08, 2010

Hi Ruth: This is one of my favorites, thank you for liking too. Merna #8742878

Gina M. Savage July 10, 2010

Amazing...looks like it is almost 3D! Love the color, great job and congrats to you, Merna. #8747564

Merna L. Nobile July 11, 2010

Hello Gina: Thank you for your comment about my “Soft Rose.” I have enjoyed looking at your
beautiful and thoughtful gallery. Two images stand out in my mind and they are “Palace Riches”
and “Welcome Home Daddy.” Two of the best I have seen in a long time. Please tell this brave
and wonderful man thank you for all of us, we can never repay him and all the others that have
given so freely of themselves. God bless you and your family. Merna


Randall J. Scholten July 12, 2010

This is such an outstanding image! #8754863

Merna L. Nobile July 12, 2010

Hi Randall: Thank you so much for taking the time to look at my images.
You have one the most impressive galleries I have ever seen on Better Photo.
Thank you for making a comment about my “Soft Rose,” you have made my
day. My best, Merna

Tammy Espino July 12, 2010

Re-enter, re-enter. All my finalists this month were resubs!! This is beautiful :) #8755379

Merna L. Nobile July 12, 2010

Girl, we need to talk. I am not sure how to go about all this. Do you change them in any way? You really have a flair and tht is called TALENT! Thanks, Merna #8755441

Christine Lobsinger level-classic July 12, 2010

COngrats to YOU Dear Merna!!!!
SMILING #8755655

Steve M. Harrington July 13, 2010

A lovely finalist, Merna. Good on you! :)
Steve #8758907

Patti Coblentz July 13, 2010

Congratulations on your lovely finalist, Merna! #8759072

Merna L. Nobile July 13, 2010

Hi Steve and Patricia: Thank you so much for your kind comments. I am very appreciative. Merna #8759090

Mukesh Srivastava July 13, 2010

Huge congrats for the Finalist Win, Merna!!!! #8759319

Mitch Spence level-classic July 13, 2010

Merna, congratulations to you on this superior, delicate image and on your finalist. #8759854

Merna L. Nobile July 13, 2010

Hi Mukesh and Mitch: Thank you very much for your kind comment, it means a lot to hear from both of you. Merna #8760237

Sue L. Cullumber July 13, 2010

Merna - just gorgeous! Big congrats! #8760467

Merna L. Nobile July 13, 2010

Thank you very much for your kind comment. Merna #8760525

Glenn E. Traver July 14, 2010

Congratulations on this beautiful Finalist Merna ~ GT #8760787

Carolyn McIntosh July 14, 2010

I can see why you were a finalist on this one . .. it is just drop dead gorgeous. Congratulations . .. it feels good doesn't it. #8762297

Merna L. Nobile July 14, 2010

Hi Glenn and Carolyn: Than you so much for taking the time to let me know that you liked my "Soft Rose." I appreciate your comments very much. Merna #8762678

Julianne Bradford July 14, 2010

Congratulations Merna! Stellar work :-) #8764253

Merna L. Nobile July 14, 2010

Thank you very much for taking the time to comment on my "Soft Rose." Merna #8764273

Irene Colling level-deluxe July 14, 2010

This is an outstanding image Merna. Your skillful use of filter is just the right touch to make this beauty even better.

Congratulations on the finalist. #8764323

Leslie McLain level-deluxe July 15, 2010

Congrats on your beautiful finalist. #8764924

Chris Schlosser July 15, 2010

Just beautiful!! Congratulations on your FINALIST, Merna! #8765220

Merna L. Nobile July 15, 2010

Hi Leslie and Chris: Thank you for your encouraging words. I really appreciate it. Merna #8765673

Linda A. Braddock level-classic July 15, 2010

Merna, Gorgeous!! A Well Deserved Finalists!! #8766177

Reynaldo D. Reyes level-classic July 15, 2010

Congrats on your finalist Merna! #8766266

Merna L. Nobile July 15, 2010

Hi Linda: Thank you so much for the wonderful compliment. Merna #8766693

Merna L. Nobile July 15, 2010

Hi Reynaldo: Thank you for the wondeful imput regarding my "Soft Rose."
I apprecaite it very much. Merna #8766699

Hanah Hill July 16, 2010

Beautiful! #8767830

Marcel J. Fernandez July 16, 2010

Merna, a big congratulations to you on your THREE OUTSTANDING FINALIST! #8767834

Lisa J. Boulden level-classic July 16, 2010

Such a gorgeous floral!
Beautiful details and wonderful comp.
Congratulations, Merna!
~♥~Lisa #8767960

Merna L. Nobile July 16, 2010

Hi Hannah, Marcel and Lisa:
Thank you for your kind and generous comments. Merna #8768008

Monica Mermoz level-classic July 16, 2010

An exquisite image, Merna. I like very much the colors, composition, and the soft light. A well deserved finalist! #8768482

Merna L. Nobile July 16, 2010

Thank you for your kind and generous comments. Merna #8768546

Merna L. Nobile July 16, 2010

Thank you for your kind and generous comments. Merna #8768547

Stephanie Frey September 18, 2010

Congratulations on your beautiful finalist, Merna!

Merna L. Nobile September 18, 2010

Hi Stephanie: Thank you very much for your kind comment. Merna #8915652

Courtenay Vanderbilt September 18, 2010

Super, Merna! CONGRATULATIONS! #8916711

Merna L. Nobile September 18, 2010

Hi Courtenay: Thank you for checking me out and for your kind words. Merna #8916740

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I visited my favorite nursery last spring and found this wonderful rose. The D-80 camera and the Nikkor 70-300 mm lens were used for this shot. Natural light used.

Exif: F Number: 3.5, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 10/2000 seconds, Flash: did not fire., ISO: 200, White balance: Manual white balance, FocalLength: 105.00 mm, Model: NIKON D80

Uploaded on December 10, 2009 Photo Contest Finalist

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