© 2012 RC deWinter ~ All Rights Reserved

Love thou the rose, yet leave it on its stem.
~ Edward Bulwer-Lytton

Thanks to Doris Atkinson for the photograph
from which this is painted in digital oils.

Tech specs: Photoshop 7, Filer Forge 3,
Soft Glower, Akvis Oils

This is an ART for Cancer Group image.
25% of all sales of this picture will be donated
to The Breast Cancer Research Foundation.



floral, flower, foliage, gold, golden rose, purple, rose, still life, yellow rose

Hello, and welcome!
I have been a photographer for over 25 years, using both traditional and digital SLR equipment, with pictures published in print as well as in online publications and galleries. The digitally-composed works are created using a variety of software. If you enjoy my work, please spread the word, and thank you for stopping by.

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  • terezadelpilar~ art & architecture
    terezadelpilar...almost 2 years ago


  • Many thanks, Tereza, for your kind feedback.

    – RC deWinter

  • John44
    John44almost 2 years ago

    Lovely image, good composition

  • Thank you, John, glad you like it.

    – RC deWinter

  • John44
    John44almost 2 years ago

    RC de Winter ..sounds so Dutch :-)

  • That’s what people say…:-)

    – RC deWinter

  • John44
    John44almost 2 years ago

    and..R U ??

  • I have no idea of my heritage, I’m adopted.

    – RC deWinter

  • John44
    John44almost 2 years ago

    Well .. we are willing to accept you in our Dutch mids :-)
    We all have a cross to carry..I have a terrible Mother in law (^_^)

  • LOL!

    – RC deWinter

  • Shulie1
    Shulie1almost 2 years ago

    Just so beautiful, GIna

  • Gracias, mi amiga.

    – RC deWinter

  • hilarydougill
    hilarydougillalmost 2 years ago

    Congratulations on your feature in all about flowers. love and hugs Hilaryxxx

  • Thank you, Hilary, honored.

    – RC deWinter

  • Bette Devine
    Bette Devinealmost 2 years ago

    Very beautiful.The background colour combinations are the perfect foil for the flower.

  • Thank you for your thoughtful feedback. Bette.

    – RC deWinter

  • Dragos Dumitrascu
    Dragos Dumitrascualmost 2 years ago

    Great job!

  • Many thanks for your kind comment.

    – RC deWinter

  • cdcantrell
    cdcantrellover 1 year ago

    very beautiful !!

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