Betty Again!

By taggart  
A closer view of Betty.

This ia a closer view of the magnolia, Betty, posted here .

The Magnolias have begun an unusual second bloom -- Lovely at a time when most plants are declining.

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Tags: Usa General Magnolia Flowers and plants Close-up and macro Betty Botanicals

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Comments


CarolG 15 199 20 Greece
26 Aug 2007 2:12PM
Excellent close-up of a gorgeous bloom. Carol
thorn 17 124 2 Scotland
26 Aug 2007 2:14PM
Hi Jennnn,
Your Betty magnolia is absolutely stunning,great dof,colour saturation,crown,textures,folds and subtlety in this composition.Take care.AnnSmile
26 Aug 2007 2:15PM
Breathtaking
26 Aug 2007 2:18PM
Beautiful image with nice detail,
Fred.
mhaseman 14 608 1
26 Aug 2007 2:27PM
The large version is incredibly beautiful. Very lovely. Cheers, Martin
mrswoolybill Plus
15 3.0k 2465 United Kingdom
26 Aug 2007 2:44PM
Mine disappeared long ago, you're very lucky!
Moira
ChristineL 16 39 United Kingdom
26 Aug 2007 2:52PM
ooooooOh, an even better Betty, beautiful colour and detail,
Chris.
imagio 15 12 1 England
26 Aug 2007 3:01PM
Superb capture lovely color and tone

Bernie
Chant57 Plus
15 395 3 United Kingdom
26 Aug 2007 3:09PM
Excellent macro work Jennn, gorgeous colour.
C
skoffs 15 3 United States
26 Aug 2007 3:19PM
Fine composition. The stamens look like crystals.
bigheart. 17 9 United Kingdom
26 Aug 2007 3:20PM
Beautiful

Steve
chase Plus
16 2.3k 591 England
26 Aug 2007 3:49PM
Great colour Jennifer & I like the way the fg petals curl.Excellent central detail.
Janet
HelenNicol 14 5
26 Aug 2007 4:01PM
Oooh, that's gorgeous!
DolphinLady 15 54 1 Wales
26 Aug 2007 4:03PM
This is utterly delicious Jennn.
Beautifufl colours & detail.
HilarySmile
dianah 15 24.5k 4 United Kingdom
26 Aug 2007 4:09PM
Beautiful Jenn..so soft but vibrant..the petals look almost velvety.
Di
dven Plus
16 43 United Kingdom
26 Aug 2007 4:10PM
Beautiful delicate colours,

dven
Brilane 15 5 12 Wales
26 Aug 2007 4:19PM
Looks almost good enough to eat, Jennn, lol.
A great shot.
Brian
Buffalo_Tom Plus
15 2.3k 22 Wales
26 Aug 2007 4:27PM
Lovely texture and colour Jenn.
Tom.
Wibbles 14 1 England
26 Aug 2007 4:43PM
The thumbnail does this photo no favours whatsoever! I'm glad I clicked on it though, this is BEAUTIFUL! Smile
GlenD 14 United States
26 Aug 2007 5:01PM
Looks like you can ride them slopes!! Lovely image Jenn
Glen
piccy 15 8 Wales
26 Aug 2007 5:08PM
That's a lovely view of Betty - such a lovely colour.
Freda
Rock 19 10 2 England
26 Aug 2007 5:15PM
I do like x macro and this is good.

Rock
sussed 14 Spain
26 Aug 2007 5:49PM
This is sooooooooooo good a beautiful shot of a beautiful flower Sue
Joline Plus
15 37 59 United States
26 Aug 2007 5:56PM
Even prettier in close up. Excellent!
MalcolmS Plus
16 1.2k 13 England
26 Aug 2007 6:45PM
Gorgeous rich colour in the stamens Jenn, terrific details, like the comp.

Malcolm
phil_j 15 134 4 England
26 Aug 2007 7:05PM
Lovely Jennn, great to be able to make this up to #30.

Phil
exposure Plus
17 6.0k United Kingdom
26 Aug 2007 7:13PM
Lovely light tones detail and presentation.
Pauline.
KKmoments 15 12 1 United Kingdom
26 Aug 2007 7:13PM
Stunning centre detail on this one Jennnn.. beautiful tones/lighting... cracking image. Karen
Portknockie 17 48 Scotland
26 Aug 2007 7:16PM
Detail and colours are superb Jennnn...Long may it keep flowering...Smile

Don
ericfaragh Plus
18 149 6 United Kingdom
26 Aug 2007 7:21PM
Lovely rich colour, nice lighting and exposure.
firzhugh 16 13 New Zealand
26 Aug 2007 7:32PM
brilliant detail, tones and textures
norton 17 2 6 Jersey
26 Aug 2007 7:32PM
Superb image Jennnnn,very well composed and captured..........

Tony.
janty66 14 3 England
26 Aug 2007 7:38PM
Simply stunning, love it..
stevophoto 14 1 United States
26 Aug 2007 7:52PM
Wow Jenn this looks amazing, excellent detail. Absolutely gorgeous in large view.
Click!!!
Steve
26 Aug 2007 8:17PM
Viewed large is amazing. The focus is so good. JNC
pamelajean Plus
15 1.6k 2238 United Kingdom
26 Aug 2007 8:35PM
I love the texture on magnolias. The centre is so striking, very nice image.
Mavis 19 143 2 England
26 Aug 2007 8:58PM
This really is excellent Jennnnn. Lovely clear pinks and sharp middle . xxx
26 Aug 2007 9:02PM
Such a quality shot Jenn, and beautiful too, Adrian
GillyB 16 317 8 United Kingdom
26 Aug 2007 9:31PM
Gorgeous colour and detail Jennnn, lovely textures!

gill Smile
trissie 15 United Kingdom
26 Aug 2007 9:40PM
A beautiful close up Jenn, gorgeous colour and detail.

Trish
tonymarq 16 1 United States
26 Aug 2007 10:04PM
Jen the close up is pin sharp and the color on this is deep and beautiful!

Jen hope all is great!

stay well
tonymarq
Hop-A-Long 14 52 1 England
26 Aug 2007 11:02PM
Fabulous light, colour and detail Jenn. Great image.
Andy
dawnmichelle 14 12 United States
26 Aug 2007 11:29PM
Caught my eye first thing. wonderful close -up
Dawn Michelle
beriah 15 1 Canada
26 Aug 2007 11:39PM
what? no bugs???
Love this shot Jennn - you are amazing!
27 Aug 2007 2:01AM
Excellent detail and composition.

David
Carabosse 18 41.8k 270 England
27 Aug 2007 3:09AM
Betty is a beauty - and has been very well captured here, Jenn. Smile
JimV 15 6 3 Canada
27 Aug 2007 3:18AM
....and why not! Betty looks even better in ultra close-up, great shot Jennn!
Rgds., Jim

Garage or hanger? Good question, never thought of that! LOL
glyndwr 14 103 10 Wales
27 Aug 2007 10:12AM
Fabulous close up.

Robert
bricurtis Plus
16 2.5k 51 England
27 Aug 2007 10:16AM
Lovely deep coloured centre, I like the crystal looking tips in it and great curves to the petals too.Very nice Jennnn.
Brian.
Scott_Scot 17 4 4 Scotland
28 Aug 2007 8:04AM
A real Stunner Jen!

Well done

Scotty
ChazB 16 64 3 United Kingdom
28 Aug 2007 6:48PM
Beautiful colours and lighting, superb detail!
Charlotte
SRSmith 14 1 United States
28 Aug 2007 10:59PM
The light really makes this image. The color is outstanding too. Simply beautiful!
angelamary 16 6 England
29 Aug 2007 12:56PM
Gorgeous shot... lovely details!
brownsilent 14 7 2 United Kingdom
30 Aug 2007 12:58AM
Betty is beautiful!
Johanna
Dotrob 16 Wales
30 Aug 2007 1:59PM
Great close-up, super detail and colour.
Dot
plugin 17 1 Canada
31 Aug 2007 2:44AM
Brilliant! Well done!
Jim
31 Aug 2007 10:14AM
I love your macro work, always stunning but this one is really amazing. Excellent....
Possum 15 148 England
1 Sep 2007 10:03PM
Such an exotic specimen, so beautiful.
Our roses have also risen from the dead!
Allie
6 Sep 2007 1:18PM
So beautiful ..... lovely colour ... and the detail is perfection! Click*
Karen

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