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"Peace"

By RonnieAG
A backlit Peace hybrid tea rose in the back garden: when they first show the yellows are much deeper and there's just a hint of pink at the petal tips (see 5 images back), but as they open up, the yellows fade and the pink blush becomes a lot more prominent as seen here. Any b/g showing is a privet hedge in deep shadow.

Grateful thanks to all for the supportive comments left on Seeing You, Seeing Me.

Ronnie.

Tags: Backlit Rose Flowers and plants Hybrid tea


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Comments


6 Aug 2013 12:37AM
I think the pink and yellow together that you have captured so well is really beautiful. Thanks.

Peter
taggart Plus
16 47 14 United States
6 Aug 2013 12:40AM
Gorgeous, I love the back lighting-- love the colors as well!
mikbee 14 3 8 Scotland
6 Aug 2013 12:54AM
Wonderful light Ronnie.
Super shot.
And your title takes me back to Peace and Love from the 1960s.
Or perhaps the ''jeely peaces'' my Mammy made me in the 1950s !!
Mick.
Daisymaye Plus
12 23 19 Canada
6 Aug 2013 1:37AM
Lovely light and colour Ronnie......Sandy
Benlib 9 1 3
6 Aug 2013 1:58AM
Love the color and especially the use of back light. Bring a warm feeling to this shot.
Hermanus 8 4 South Africa
6 Aug 2013 4:09AM
One of my favourite roses Ronnie !! Excellent photo !
CarolG 14 199 20 Greece
6 Aug 2013 5:38AM
One of the most beautiful of all roses, Ronnie, and captured to perfection. Carol
6 Aug 2013 5:45AM
Beautiful
Lillian Plus
11 23 17 United Kingdom
6 Aug 2013 6:47AM
So very beautiful Ronnie, the way you have captured the light
through the petals makes this stunning!!
Lillian
EAS 12 1 13 Scotland
6 Aug 2013 6:50AM
Always did love this beautiful rose and the backlighting in this image of it only adds to its beauty. Remember reading the story of this rose and the family who cultivated it. Wonderful!

Ann
fentiger 19 920 24 England
6 Aug 2013 7:02AM
An old favourite beautifully photographed.

Albert
User_Removed 16 386 2 United Kingdom
6 Aug 2013 7:04AM
A beautiful capture Ronnie. 🌺👍😃
Chinga Plus
10 3 2 United Kingdom
6 Aug 2013 7:07AM
I love the backlighting and that sublime soft pink...
Well Ronnie it's a joy to look at! Grin
IB
digital_boi 15 3 6 Scotland
6 Aug 2013 7:14AM
just a joy Ronnie fine light and subtle tones

Graham
6 Aug 2013 7:23AM
Beautiful Ronnie, lovely light,
Fred.
6 Aug 2013 7:23AM
Excellent use of the long focal length together with f11 to enable crispness in the centre of the flower and subtle edges to the outer petals.
A stunning image, Ronnie!

Richard
netta1234 9 382 2 Wales
6 Aug 2013 7:24AM
This is so Beautiful Ronnie ,with lovely lightSmile
NettaSmile
JOKEN 12 3 10 United Kingdom
6 Aug 2013 7:31AM
Delicate and delightful
Ken
SUE118 Plus
12 8 1 United Kingdom
6 Aug 2013 7:32AM
Gorgeous capture.
DixClix 12 2 United Kingdom
6 Aug 2013 7:50AM
A lovely image Ronnie, full of soft and delicate colours, beautiful! The back lighting works very well although a little light reflected back into the front of the flower might have lifted the middle of the rose. With a long lens though, that, of course, might have been impossible!
It is a good name for such a lovely rose and I hadn't realised that it changed so subtly.
Richard
barbarahirst 12 27 12 United Kingdom
6 Aug 2013 7:53AM
A true beauty.....
andylea 12 37 1 United Kingdom
6 Aug 2013 7:55AM
SmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmile
janlea 9 3 United Kingdom
6 Aug 2013 8:18AM
This is such a beautiful rose Ronnie, love the colours Smile
Jan
jdinne 17 16 England
6 Aug 2013 8:28AM
This is really good Ronnie. The back lighting is stunning providing us the full beauty of this rose. Pin sharp clarity throughout the rose attributed to some great photography skills.

John
Jasper87 Plus
11 2.7k 158 England
6 Aug 2013 8:40AM
The back lighting against the dark privet makes a beautiful image, Ronnie.

Dave
EMJAYCEE Plus
11 10 10 England
6 Aug 2013 9:07AM
Beautiful back light showing the rose so perfectly.
Joan.
rayme330 9 17 1 United Kingdom
6 Aug 2013 9:07AM
A lovely backlit capture, Ronnie.

Ray
Caziwinkles 8 3 1 United Kingdom
6 Aug 2013 9:41AM
Absolutely beautiful Ronnie - the backlighting truly makes this outstanding. Smile

Carol
The heady smell of this Rose goes well with the backlit beauty and colour.

Dougie
EileenH 7 1 United Kingdom
6 Aug 2013 9:50AM
Great image, love the light behind the rose.🌹😊

Eileen
Nikonuser1 Plus
8 166 16 United Kingdom
6 Aug 2013 10:01AM
Excellent image Ronnie, like the back lightingSmile

Cliff
NDODS 10 5.2k 127 United Kingdom
6 Aug 2013 10:43AM
Blooming beautiful Ronnie. The back lighting adding to both the charm and the appeal.

Regards Nathan GrinGrinGrinGrinGrin
danbrann 16 640 17
6 Aug 2013 11:29AM
One of my favourite roses Ronnie and you have certainly done it justice.
annettep38 9 220 42 Luxembourg
6 Aug 2013 11:30AM
that is a wonderful rose, all the delicate tones are recorded so well. A Ronnie special as I love it
6 Aug 2013 12:56PM
Excellent use of light!
Effrossini
rontear Plus
18 23 9 England
6 Aug 2013 12:59PM
Attractive botanical study, Ronnie.
Ron.
CaroleS Plus
10 442 3 United Kingdom
6 Aug 2013 1:42PM
One of my dear mum's favourite roses and catching the light beautifullySmile
Mollycat Plus
7 21 2 United Kingdom
6 Aug 2013 3:04PM
Lovely rose Ronnie.
Good light catchment Ronnie well exposed and in good detail. gentil tones well presented.
TrevBatWCC Plus
12 13 19 England
6 Aug 2013 4:26PM
How different they look here to your previous upload, Ronnie Smile I think they look even more beautiful in this version Wink
Trev Smile
carper123 Plus
9 1.3k 8 United Kingdom
6 Aug 2013 4:49PM
Just about perfect, Ronnie, detail exposure, composition and wonderful colours, all superbly processed and presented.
Well done.
Darryl. SmileSmileSmile
6 Aug 2013 5:09PM
Fabulous capture, excellent lighting of rosť !
George
6 Aug 2013 5:12PM
Beautiful !!!!!!!!!!!!!GrinGrinGrin

Pam
6 Aug 2013 5:57PM
I can smell it from here Ronnie, Gorgeous!!!

John Smile
oll1e 13 57 2 United Kingdom
6 Aug 2013 6:14PM
The back lighting and colours are very good RonnieWink,i found some rock roses growing on a ruin the other day and the fragrance was amazing.Smile
pluckyfilly 14 351 33 United Kingdom
6 Aug 2013 7:11PM
gorgeous rose shot
JuBarney Plus
9 33 5 United Kingdom
6 Aug 2013 7:29PM
A beautiful shot with that lighting
Ju
widtink 8 406 2 Scotland
6 Aug 2013 7:34PM
Beautiful Ronnie Smile

Rod
Brian65 11 2 United Kingdom
6 Aug 2013 8:42PM
I can smell it from here Ronnie, great image.
Brian
bricurtis Plus
15 2.4k 51 England
6 Aug 2013 9:41PM
Super shot Ronnie - the light really enhances this beautiful rose.
Brian.
johnlw 14 1 10 United Kingdom
6 Aug 2013 10:56PM
Lovely work Ronnie the way you caught the light super.
Regards John.
DolphinLady 15 54 1 Wales
9 Aug 2013 9:41PM
Truly beautiful Ronnie.
Hilary
BarbaraR 14 997 1 England
11 Aug 2013 7:47AM
Very beautiful, so well captured.

B.
Glostopcat 15 255 2 England
17 Aug 2013 1:03PM
Simply exquisite Ronnie, you've caught this beautiful rose bathed in some glorious sunlight

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