Taken with:
Pentax K-7
Tamron SP AF 90 mm f/2.8 DI Macro 1:1
ISO 100 f/8.0 1/320 sec

Used a texture, soft-n-gray from Shadowhouse Creations
Than copied the layer, multiplied it, did that again and added some extra vignetting.

This is the original


pentax, tamron, buttercups, texture, shadowhouse creations, soft n gray, pr1mo photography, photoshop, raw


  • DavidGutierrez
    DavidGutierrezover 3 years ago

    great compo and wonderful textures

  • Thank you!

    – Karen Havenaar

  • Karen  Betts
    Karen Bettsover 3 years ago

    this is really lovely really like the texture and the simplicity of the image.

  • Thanks Karen, much appreciated.

    – Karen Havenaar

  • Carol Knudsen
    Carol Knudsenover 3 years ago

    Beautiful happy flowers!

  • Thanks Carol, I’m using it as a desktop image and I’m still liking it.

    – Karen Havenaar

  • rosalin
    rosalinover 3 years ago


  • Thank you, Rosalin.

    – Karen Havenaar

  • Mike Oxley
    Mike Oxleyover 3 years ago

    What a beautiful work, Karen! Elegant in its simplicity!

  • Thanks Mike, sometimes the most simple things are the best.

    – Karen Havenaar

  • James Gibbs
    James Gibbsover 3 years ago

    Gorgeous flowers! Just awesome!

  • Thank you, James.

    – Karen Havenaar

  • Karen Checca
    Karen Checcaalmost 3 years ago


  • Thanks Karen :)

    – Karen Havenaar

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