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By totti
I want to make a soft expression with a thin yellowish tone over the whole Picture..
Light border added.

Tags: Flowers and plants Orchid flower

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ali63 7 779 1 United Kingdom
4 Aug 2013 4:42PM
I like it ,to me it works very well,


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very beautiful. christineGrinGrinGrinGrin
mrswoolybill Plus
13 1.7k 2099 United Kingdom
4 Aug 2013 6:13PM
Very attractive. I find orchids difficult, the petals are thick, fleshy, rigid - they have a static, plasticky feel. This conveys exotic delicacy, and gives the petals the lightness and fragility of butterfly wings.
Maybe just a tiny bit more brightness and contrast needed? To convey the clean light. Plus a bit of very discreet burning on the centre of that foreground flower. Mainly to distinguish it from the background, bring it forward.
paulbroad Plus
12 131 1286 United Kingdom
4 Aug 2013 7:29PM
When I saw the thumbnail, I thought, more playing about, but I have to do a U turn. Really rather effective. It's a good job you got the centre of that main bloom sharp, though. Otherwise it would not work.

banehawi Plus
15 2.2k 4049 Canada
4 Aug 2013 8:21PM
Its a good Orchid shot. To me, the top, out of focus flower is too dominant, - especially its colour being deeper, it tends to distract. It appears unbalanced, or top heavy.

The treatment youve used works overall. I would tweak this to change the balance to the lower flower, by de-saturating, blurring, and especially cloning out the stem of the upper flower exiting the frame.

Ive uploaded 2 mods, both have some added space on the right.

Nice work


4 Aug 2013 10:24PM
Lovely dreamy image. Don

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