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The Rose

By Saastad
Just a flower to say thanks to all of you that have supported me so far, with votes, comments and awards.
Have not been able to take so much photos lately because of some healt problems.But i will try to post something now and then.
This is three different versions of the same rose. It is not always i like this one best, it depence on my mood.
Hope you will like some of them. A big thanks for the last votes, comments and awards on my colwns, much appreciated!

Hope you all had a good start of the new week

ArneSmile

Tags: Orange Yellow Flowers and plants Drops The rose

Voters: grulis, Leikon, mike9005 and 88 more

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Comments


17 Sep 2019 7:58AM
A beautiful rose, Arne.

Mike
Saastad Plus
1 16 6 Norway
17 Sep 2019 7:59AM

Quote:A beautiful rose, Arne.

Mike



Thanks a lot Mike!

Arne Smile
adagio Plus
1 3 2 England
17 Sep 2019 8:11AM
A beautiful floral Arne, I really like V2 mainly because of the darker background & how it contrasts with the rose. Superb 😀😀

Angela😀
17 Sep 2019 8:11AM
Lovely work, Arne.Smile
Saastad Plus
1 16 6 Norway
17 Sep 2019 8:15AM

Quote:A beautiful floral Arne, I really like V2 mainly because of the darker background & how it contrasts with the rose. Superb 😀😀

Angela😀




Thank you very much Angela! Maybe the one i like best tomorrow Smile Smile

Arne Smile
Saastad Plus
1 16 6 Norway
17 Sep 2019 8:15AM

Quote:Lovely work, Arne.Smile


Thank you very much Len!

Arne Smile
Nice capture Arne ...the diagonal sets the image

Vince
17 Sep 2019 8:19AM
Beautiful rose and image Arne,
Fred.
Saastad Plus
1 16 6 Norway
17 Sep 2019 8:19AM

Quote:Nice capture Arne ...the diagonal sets the image

Vince



Big thanks for lovely comment and for the award too! Much appreciated Vince!

Arne SmileSmileSmileSmileSmile
Saastad Plus
1 16 6 Norway
17 Sep 2019 8:20AM

Quote:Beautiful rose and image Arne,
Fred.



Thank you very much for the great comment Fred!

Arne Smile
bornstupix2 3 104 1 France
17 Sep 2019 8:22AM
great work....I love v2
bliba Plus
14 2 Austria
17 Sep 2019 8:23AM
bnw for me ....very nice WinkWinkWink
Saastad Plus
1 16 6 Norway
17 Sep 2019 8:24AM

Quote:great work....I love v2


A big thanks to you Charles Stuart!

Arne Smile
Saastad Plus
1 16 6 Norway
17 Sep 2019 8:25AM

Quote:bnw for me ....very nice WinkWinkWink


Thank you very much Oliver Wink

Arne Smile
saltireblue Plus
10 11.0k 66 Norway
17 Sep 2019 8:32AM
The water droplets show up beautifully, especially in the b&w version.
Hope you are soon out and about again, Arne.
Saastad Plus
1 16 6 Norway
17 Sep 2019 8:35AM

Quote:The water droplets show up beautifully, especially in the b&w version.
Hope you are soon out and about again, Arne.



Thanks a lot Malc!
And yes, i really hope so too Smile

Arne Smile
kojack 8 United Kingdom
17 Sep 2019 8:42AM
Nicely captured images of the rose Arne.
Jeff. Smile
Saastad Plus
1 16 6 Norway
17 Sep 2019 8:43AM

Quote:Nicely captured images of the rose Arne.
Jeff. Smile



Thank you very much Jeff!!!

Arne Smile
17 Sep 2019 9:01AM
Wonderfuly worked, Arne.

John 😊
Saastad Plus
1 16 6 Norway
17 Sep 2019 9:04AM

Quote:Wonderfuly worked, Arne.

John 😊



A big thanks to you John for both award and wonderful comment!
Much appreciated!

Arne SmileSmileSmileSmileSmile
17 Sep 2019 9:21AM
love the mono version and v.2 - both are very good
the lead image brings up the rear because of its bg which look a little unnatural to me, hate to say this
Saastad Plus
1 16 6 Norway
17 Sep 2019 9:25AM

Quote:love the mono version and v.2 - both are very good
the lead image brings up the rear because of its bg which look a little unnatural to me, hate to say this



Thanks a lot for an honest comment Leo much appreciated!
You should not hate to say it SmileSmile

Arne Smile
pascalg Plus
13 37 1 France
17 Sep 2019 9:25AM
I like the three of them, for different reasons
#", a bit vintage, is a gem..
ColleenA Plus
8 456 7 Australia
17 Sep 2019 9:25AM
Beautiful set of this lovely rose...get well soon
Saastad Plus
1 16 6 Norway
17 Sep 2019 9:28AM

Quote:I like the three of them, for different reasons
#", a bit vintage, is a gem..



Thank you very much Pascal Smile

Arne Smile
17 Sep 2019 9:30AM
After all the mono for me this time SmileSmileSmile
I hope you shall be better soon! SmileSmileSmile
The very best wishes to you from Finland , Arne!

Jukka.
Saastad Plus
1 16 6 Norway
17 Sep 2019 9:32AM

Quote:Beautiful set of this lovely rose...get well soon


Thank you very much for award, beautiful photo comment and for the get well soon Colleen Smile Smile

Arne SmileSmileSmileSmileSmile
Saastad Plus
1 16 6 Norway
17 Sep 2019 9:36AM

Quote:After all the mono for me this time SmileSmileSmile
I hope you shall be better soon! SmileSmileSmile
The very best wishes to you from Finland , Arne!

Jukka.



Thank you so much for all the fine comment Jukka, much appreciated!!! SmileSmile

Arne Smile
Saastad Plus
1 16 6 Norway
17 Sep 2019 10:00AM
A big THANKS to Debra Dingley for the award!!! Much appreciated Debra!!!

Arne SmileSmileSmileSmileSmile
Hermanus 8 4 South Africa
17 Sep 2019 10:07AM
Really lovely images 💖 I visited Saestadt people in Egersund many years ago and loved Norway
17 Sep 2019 10:16AM
Beautiful images


Jan
Saastad Plus
1 16 6 Norway
17 Sep 2019 10:20AM

Quote:Really lovely images 💖 I visited Saestadt people in Egersund many years ago and loved Norway


Thank you very much Herman! As i know, i dont have any relatives over there Smile
But i am glad to hear that you liked Norway Smile

Arne Smile
Saastad Plus
1 16 6 Norway
17 Sep 2019 10:22AM

Quote:Beautiful images


Jan



Thank you so very much for beautiful comment and also for the award Jan! So much appreciated!!!

Arne SmileSmileSmileSmileSmile
Toobi_Won 9 77 8 England
17 Sep 2019 10:35AM
...by any other name would smell as sweet
Nice one,Arne👍
mac Plus
19 8 Scotland
17 Sep 2019 10:36AM
I like the B&W version better than your lead image. I think because it shows the water droplets and all the petals in better details. Get better soon, Arne.
Ian
Saastad Plus
1 16 6 Norway
17 Sep 2019 10:44AM

Quote:...by any other name would smell as sweet
Nice one,Arne👍



Thanks a lot Mike! Smile

Arne Smile
Saastad Plus
1 16 6 Norway
17 Sep 2019 10:46AM

Quote:I like the B&W version better than your lead image. I think because it shows the water droplets and all the petals in better details. Get better soon, Arne.
Ian



Thank you very much for fine feedback Ian!!!

Arne Smile
debu 10 India
17 Sep 2019 11:02AM
Excellent work.
Debu
Saastad Plus
1 16 6 Norway
17 Sep 2019 11:03AM

Quote:Excellent work.
Debu



Thank you very much Debu!

Arne Smile
17 Sep 2019 11:04AM
Beautiful set
Saastad Plus
1 16 6 Norway
17 Sep 2019 11:07AM

Quote:Beautiful set


Thank you very much Bill Smile

Arne Smile
17 Sep 2019 11:39AM
Lovely set of pictures. Dave.
Saastad Plus
1 16 6 Norway
17 Sep 2019 11:52AM

Quote:Lovely set of pictures. Dave.


Thank you very much Dave!!!

Arne Smile
CaroleS Plus
10 442 3 United Kingdom
17 Sep 2019 12:05PM
V2 has the air of 'antique' - a good presentation.
Carole
FotoDen 4 7 Germany
17 Sep 2019 12:05PM
Lovely! Get better soon.
Peter
Saastad Plus
1 16 6 Norway
17 Sep 2019 12:10PM

Quote:V2 has the air of 'antique' - a good presentation.
Carole



Thank you very much Carole!

Arne Smile
Saastad Plus
1 16 6 Norway
17 Sep 2019 12:12PM

Quote:Lovely! Get better soon.
Peter



Thank you so much for both comments Peter!

Arne Smile
17 Sep 2019 12:45PM
so colourful,beautiful,pretty roseGrin
hugs Kat
Saastad Plus
1 16 6 Norway
17 Sep 2019 12:54PM

Quote:so colourful,beautiful,pretty roseGrin
hugs Kat



Thank you so much for the beautiful comment Kathi!!!

Arne SmileSmile
17 Sep 2019 12:55PM
welocome dear Arne,KatSmile
sparrowhawk Plus
11 282 2 United Kingdom
17 Sep 2019 12:55PM
great set Anne hope your health problem improve
TrevBatWCC Plus
12 13 16 England
17 Sep 2019 12:58PM
Very beautiful, Arne, think I go for V2 as my fave, though the mono V1 comes a close second! 👍
Trev 😀
Saastad Plus
1 16 6 Norway
17 Sep 2019 1:01PM

Quote:great set Anne hope your health problem improve


Thank you so much for both comments Steve!

Arne Smile
Saastad Plus
1 16 6 Norway
17 Sep 2019 1:02PM

Quote:Very beautiful, Arne, think I go for V2 as my fave, though the mono V1 comes a close second! 👍
Trev 😀



Thank you so much for the fine feedback Trev! Much appreciated!

Arne Smile
17 Sep 2019 1:18PM
Beautiful images Arne

Main image still shades it for me

Hope you are feeling better soon.

Steve
17 Sep 2019 1:19PM
Beautifully composed and processed Arne!🌟
Love every version because they evoke so different moods and as you say it depends on how we are feeling.
Excellent droplets tooSmile

LorySmile
Saastad Plus
1 16 6 Norway
17 Sep 2019 1:21PM

Quote:Beautiful images Arne

Main image still shades it for me

Hope you are feeling better soon.

Steve



A big thanks for the beautiful comments Steve, very kind of you!
Also a big thanks for the award, also very kind Grin Grin

Arne SmileSmileSmileSmileSmile
Saastad Plus
1 16 6 Norway
17 Sep 2019 1:24PM

Quote:Beautifully composed and processed Arne!🌟
Love every version because they evoke so different moods and as you say it depends on how we are feeling.
Excellent droplets tooSmile

LorySmile



Many, many thanks for your kind words Lory, they are very much appreciated!
Also a big thanks for the award!!!

Arne SmileSmileSmileSmileSmile
capto Plus
8 6.4k 21 United Kingdom
17 Sep 2019 1:39PM
That works very well as a mono.Smile
ivor
konig 2 14 United Kingdom
17 Sep 2019 1:40PM
Very interesting conception, Arne!
Petr
Saastad Plus
1 16 6 Norway
17 Sep 2019 1:40PM

Quote:That works very well as a mono.Smile
ivor



Thanks a lot Ivor! I agree Smile

Arne Smile
17 Sep 2019 1:42PM
Great images, I like all three versions.
Saastad Plus
1 16 6 Norway
17 Sep 2019 1:43PM

Quote:Very interesting conception, Arne!
Petr



Thank you very much for interesting feedback Petr!!! Smile

Arne Smile
Saastad Plus
1 16 6 Norway
17 Sep 2019 1:45PM

Quote:Great images, I like all three versions.


Thank you very much Francis!!!

Arne Smile
A beautiful rose and nice variations in the versions.
Carol
Saastad Plus
1 16 6 Norway
17 Sep 2019 2:18PM

Quote:A beautiful rose and nice variations in the versions.
Carol



Thank you very much for the beautiful comment Carol!!!

Arne Smile
taggart Plus
16 47 14 United States
17 Sep 2019 3:52PM
like a ripening peach!
brian17302 8 2 13 United Kingdom
17 Sep 2019 4:48PM
Great image & processing Arne
like V2 the best
pauljt Plus
18 10 United Kingdom
17 Sep 2019 4:55PM
Impressive images, difficult to choose, I think v1 (blk/wht) has the edge, seems to have light emanating from the centre.v2 my next choice goes more with background colour
Saastad Plus
1 16 6 Norway
17 Sep 2019 6:03PM

Quote:like a ripening peach!


Hope that is good Jennifer SmileSmile

Arne Smile
Saastad Plus
1 16 6 Norway
17 Sep 2019 6:06PM

Quote:Great image & processing Arne
like V2 the best



Thank you so much for great comment and for the award Brian! Much appreciated!

Arne SmileSmileSmileSmileSmile
Saastad Plus
1 16 6 Norway
17 Sep 2019 6:08PM

Quote:Impressive images, difficult to choose, I think v1 (blk/wht) has the edge, seems to have light emanating from the centre.v2 my next choice goes more with background colour



Thank you very much for the great feedback Paul, much appreciated!!!

Arne Smile
17 Sep 2019 6:52PM
Beautiful set Arne lovely work..Lin
clicknimagine Plus
10 689 101 India
17 Sep 2019 7:19PM
Beautiful...
Saastad Plus
1 16 6 Norway
17 Sep 2019 7:27PM

Quote:Beautiful set Arne lovely work..Lin


Thank you very much Lin!!!

Arne Smile
Saastad Plus
1 16 6 Norway
17 Sep 2019 7:27PM

Quote:Beautiful...


Many, many thanks Somnath!

Arne Smile
17 Sep 2019 8:06PM
Three beauties Arne. Cathy
Saastad Plus
1 16 6 Norway
17 Sep 2019 8:10PM

Quote:Three beauties Arne. Cathy


Big thanks Cathy!!!

Arne Smile
davyskid 3 2 Scotland
17 Sep 2019 10:32PM
Great set Arne Keep strong !!!!!!
Davy
Saastad Plus
1 16 6 Norway
17 Sep 2019 10:35PM

Quote:Great set Arne Keep strong !!!!!!
Davy



Thanks a lot for both comments Davy!!! SmileSmile

Arne Smile
First class rose great painting. Well done Arne.
WesternRed.
Saastad Plus
1 16 6 Norway
17 Sep 2019 11:55PM

Quote:First class rose great painting. Well done Arne.
WesternRed.



Thank you so much for the beautiful comment WesternRed!!!

Arne Smile
Super post processing

Carole
annettep38 9 219 42 Germany
18 Sep 2019 1:39AM
very beautiful colours and shine. And thank you so much for your kind award : )
Saastad Plus
1 16 6 Norway
18 Sep 2019 7:38AM

Quote:Super post processing

Carole



Thank you very much Carole!!!

Arne Smile
Saastad Plus
1 16 6 Norway
18 Sep 2019 7:40AM

Quote:very beautiful colours and shine. And thank you so much for your kind award : )


Thank you so much Annette! And you are welcome Smile

Arne Smile
mistere Plus
7 6 4 England
18 Sep 2019 2:08PM
A beautiful lead image Arne, excellent versions as well. Very nice work.
I hope you make a quick and full recovery and feel well again soon.

Best wishes.
Dave.
Saastad Plus
1 16 6 Norway
18 Sep 2019 3:16PM

Quote:A beautiful lead image Arne, excellent versions as well. Very nice work.
I hope you make a quick and full recovery and feel well again soon.

Best wishes.
Dave.



Thank you so much for all the lovely words and wishes Dave, much appreciated!
Also a very big thanks for giving your award!!!

Arne SmileSmileSmileSmileSmile
18 Sep 2019 4:25PM
Wishing you rapid health, Arne, three great images here, cracking colours too 👍

Dave
Saastad Plus
1 16 6 Norway
18 Sep 2019 5:02PM

Quote:Wishing you rapid health, Arne, three great images here, cracking colours too 👍

Dave



Thanks so much for beautiful words and lovely wishes Dave, much appreciated.
Also a big thanks for the award!!!

Arne SmileSmileSmileSmileSmile
BobinAus Plus
5 2 10 Australia
18 Sep 2019 7:42PM
A lovely image of a pretty flower. I prefer the softer tones and lines of the lead picture. I you feel much better very soon Arne. Best regards, Bob
Saastad Plus
1 16 6 Norway
18 Sep 2019 9:13PM

Quote:A lovely image of a pretty flower. I prefer the softer tones and lines of the lead picture. I you feel much better very soon Arne. Best regards, Bob


Thank you very much for the fine words Bob! Much appreciated!!!

Arne Smile
What a beautiful rose great colours and lovely detail, and lovely raindrops great images,
very well photographed, Arne. 🏆🏆🏆
BRITCHIE
Saastad Plus
1 16 6 Norway
19 Sep 2019 9:02AM

Quote: What a beautiful rose great colours and lovely detail, and lovely raindrops great images,
very well photographed, Arne. 🏆🏆🏆
BRITCHIE



Thank you so much for the beautiful comment Britchie , much appreciated!
Also a big thanks for the award, very kind of you!!!!

Arne SmileSmileSmileSmileSmile
Chinga Plus
9 3 2 United Kingdom
19 Sep 2019 10:49AM
Beautifully composed,
Excellent work !! Isabel GrinGrin
Ball82 1 England
19 Sep 2019 10:50AM
Lovely image's Arne, lead image just edges it for me SmileSmileSmile

Steve
Saastad Plus
1 16 6 Norway
19 Sep 2019 11:31AM

Quote:Beautifully composed,
Excellent work !! Isabel GrinGrin



Thank you so much Isabel!!!
Much appreciated Smile

Arne Smile
Saastad Plus
1 16 6 Norway
19 Sep 2019 11:32AM

Quote:Lovely image's Arne, lead image just edges it for me SmileSmileSmile

Steve



Thank you very much Steve for the the lovely feedback!
Much appreciated!!!

Arne Smile
Debmercury 1 25 United Kingdom
27 Sep 2019 9:24AM
Beautiful rose captures Arne.

Deb. 😊
Saastad Plus
1 16 6 Norway
27 Sep 2019 10:09AM

Quote:Beautiful rose captures Arne.

Deb. 😊



Thank you so much Deb, for both award and for beautiful comment, much appreciated!!!

Arne SmileSmileSmileSmileSmile

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