Tender is the light (color) by Celeste Mookherjee

I saw this opening rosebud and thought, this is a flower to get lost in, a tender and beautiful little natural wonder glowing from within. (Olympus E-510 & Zuiko 50mm macro, f/5.6, 1/640 sec., ISO 100, filtered afternoon light, handheld)

This image also available in black and white


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  • buttafli
    buttafliover 3 years ago

    breathtaking, absolutely stunning capture :)

  • Thank you very much!

    – Celeste Mookherjee

  • Teresa Pople
    Teresa Popleover 3 years ago

    Creamily delicious . . . .I could eat it !!

  • Thanks, Teresa! It does look as if it could be on a cake. :)

    – Celeste Mookherjee

  • Brenda Boisvert
    Brenda Boisvertover 3 years ago

    An absolute dream rose, Celeste. The delicate colour and light are superb! :-)

  • Thank you, Brenda! I’m so glad you like it!

    – Celeste Mookherjee

  • AngieDavies
    AngieDaviesover 3 years ago

    Gorgeous rose, composition and lighting! WOW!

  • Thanks, Angie, I appreciate your comment!

    – Celeste Mookherjee

    JUSTARTover 3 years ago

    beautiful shot

  • Thank you very much for stopping by and leaving a comment.

    – Celeste Mookherjee

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