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Our unusually warm weather brought the magnolias out about a month early, but windy weather followed by a frost turned all of those beautiful blossoms brown before I could capture them. I took this photo last April 29 and I went back to it to get my magnolia “fix.”
Nikon D300S and Nikon 105mm f/2.8 micro lens.

1008 views as of April 11, 2014

I used Nik Color Efx Pro 4 Contrast Color Range, Topaz Detail Micro Enhance and just a touch of Sorbet and May Roses from French Kiss Textures to get the blushing effect.

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magnolia, flower, white, spring, macro, anita pollak, 1000 views

I am a photographer living in Massachusetts and my passion is flowers. I take the time to reveal the special beauty of each flower and I hope that comes through as you look at my work.

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  • Joni  Rae
    Joni Raeover 2 years ago

    Lovely work! That is a sweet blush.

  • Thank you so much, Joni!

    – Anita Pollak

  • JUSTART
    JUSTARTover 2 years ago

    beautiful work

  • Thank you so much, Justart!

    – Anita Pollak

  • ©Marcelle Raphael / Southern Belle Studios
    ©Marcelle Raph...over 2 years ago


    04.02.12

  • Thank you so much, Marcelle!

    – Anita Pollak

  • Gregoria  Gregoriou Crowe
    Gregoria Greg...over 2 years ago

    What a beautiful macro… Congrats on your feature in ZINGERS… ;-)

  • Thank you so much for your kind words and the fave, Gregoria!

    – Anita Pollak

  • Morag Bates
    Morag Batesover 2 years ago

    Gorgeous shot ! Lovely light and fine detail !

  • Thank you so much for your kind words, Morag!

    – Anita Pollak

  • Rene Hales
    Rene Halesover 2 years ago

  • Thank you so much, Rene!

    – Anita Pollak

  • Tracy Friesen
    Tracy Friesenover 2 years ago

    Simply divine!! I LOVE the curves and softness of this!

  • Thank you so much for your lovely comments, Tracy!

    – Anita Pollak

  • Celeste Mookherjee
    Celeste Mookhe...over 2 years ago

    Wonderfully sensuous curves highlighted by the most delightful pink variations! You filled the frame with pure pleasure!

  • Thank you so much for your kind words, Celeste. Your description is pure pleasure!

    – Anita Pollak

  • AngieDavies
    AngieDaviesover 2 years ago

    Wow! This is so amazing! Lovely and delicate!

  • Oh, that’s so nice of you, Angie. Thank you for your kind words!

    – Anita Pollak

  • Felix Haryanto
    Felix Haryantoover 2 years ago

    Lovely!

  • Thank you so much, Felix!

    – Anita Pollak

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