An old-fashioned treatment for a sweet, old-fashioned rosebud. (Olympus E-5 & Zuiko 50mm macro, f/8, 1/100 sec., ISO 400, open shade/overcast, handheld, texture courtesy of Shadowhouse Creations)

Top 10 in “A Tight Rosebud” challenge in Artistic Flowers group (July 2013)


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  • Karen  Betts
    Karen Bettsover 3 years ago

    What a lovely rose bud like the veings on the petals and your soft processing.

  • Karen, thanks very much!

    – Celeste Mookherjee

  • KatMagic Photography
    KatMagic Photo...over 3 years ago

    That’s just full of old-fashioned charm, Celeste…!

  • Thanks, Katherine. The rose itself seemed to call for this kind of treatment.

    – Celeste Mookherjee

  • Lancsphoto
    Lancsphotoabout 3 years ago

    Lovely image. Please consider adding it to Roses Grow on You

  • Thank you, Larry. I appreciate the invitation and will send this to the group!

    – Celeste Mookherjee

  • Lancsphoto
    Lancsphotoabout 3 years ago

  • Thank you!

    – Celeste Mookherjee

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