Thank you ALL for your visit and comments.
Visit me at: Maria Draper Photography
A very beautiful bouquet of flowers. I love the light and the use of the mirror.
28 May 2012 7:01am
Splendid presentation, a sublime image. Nice day, see you soon.
28 May 2012 7:12am
Wonderfully creative, your use of the mirror here is perfect. Those warm pinks certainly invite the viewer to hang around and drink it all in.
28 May 2012 7:14am
@Curly: thanks Curly
28 May 2012 8:36am
Wonderful shot ! I love it !
Have a nice day, see you soon.
28 May 2012 8:41am
Tres tres bel effet !
28 May 2012 10:32am
Undoubtedly the most beautiful picture I saw today on Aminus
28 May 2012 10:59am
Out of this world beautiful! Your photography is such an inspiration.
28 May 2012 11:14am
@Steve: thanks Steve
28 May 2012 11:48am
Your flower series is amazingly beautiful Maria. We'll miss seeing you here on AM3!
28 May 2012 11:56am
@Don Smith: Thanks Don
beautiful, Maria !
28 May 2012 12:24pm
@Mariana M.: Thanks Mariana!
De toute beauté ; la plus belle de toutes les photos présentées aujourd'hui ! c'est une merveille.
28 May 2012 2:44pm
What a gorgeous image you are leaving with us to enjoy for several months, but know I will miss your wonderful work. Maybe someday you will share your other "project" with us. Enjoy whatever it is, and have a wonderful summer. Thankfully weeks and months pass swiftly, so in no time you'll be back. ♥
28 May 2012 3:19pm
@Judy aka L@dybug: Thanks Judy!
Have a great Summer!
encore une emrvielle quelle image superbe ces fleurs quelle finesse et couleur superbe.
28 May 2012 4:43pm
so beautiful colors & lights!
28 May 2012 5:25pm
what a beautiful way of saying "see you soon ..."
have fun with your project, and i hope it will turn out as you wish !!!
we will miss you and are looking forward to your return ;-))
28 May 2012 6:15pm
@franz: Thanks Franz...
I'll still be visiting my favorite members
Have a wonderful Summer!
Awesome compostion. Just perfect. Wonderful light, colors and reflection. Good luck Maria.:-)
28 May 2012 6:48pm
Beautiful soft light on this marvelous composition Maria! Enjoy your time off and return to us as soon as you can! You will be missed! ;-)
28 May 2012 6:59pm
@Eric Cousineau: Thanks Eric, have a wonderful Summer!
28 May 2012 7:03pm
Marvelous composition! So lovely!
28 May 2012 10:21pm
gorgeous. fabulous reflections
29 May 2012 1:39am
@john4jack: Thank you so much Jack...hope you're having a wonderful day...
very nice and colorful picture, congratulations for you color spotlight... at the same time, mine is out...
29 May 2012 2:13am
Comgratulations on your colour spotlight selection Maria! ;-)
29 May 2012 2:38am
truly beautiful photo! such amazing sharpness and detail, not to mention the colours just bursting with life! i cannot get over the amazing clarity at f/2.8 - did you use focus stacking? good luck with your project :-)
29 May 2012 3:21am
@DarkElf: Thanks DarkElf, it is a stack of 3
pretty awesome pic...and well done with the treatment and framing.
29 May 2012 5:37am
29 May 2012 5:57am
A beautiful composition, this photo is fantastic. I really like.
29 May 2012 6:11am
Congrats for the Color Spotlight. Nice day.
29 May 2012 6:36am
29 May 2012 6:41am
Absolutely marvelous capture.
29 May 2012 6:54am
Congratulations with your well deserved spotlight ! I've just discovered your blog... Beautiful portfolio ! Enjoy your break on aminus, hope to see more of your work soon. Have a great summer :)
29 May 2012 7:14am
Wouhaaaaaaaaa!! superbe cette photo!! félicitation pour ton spotlightcolor bien mérité!
29 May 2012 7:17am
A fabulous poto ! Very beautiful !! Congratulations on the spotligt !
29 May 2012 7:50am
Stunning pictorial quality here - Congrats on the Color Spotlight !
29 May 2012 8:39am
superbe composition, congratulation, pour le spotlight
29 May 2012 9:00am
love it, BRAVO*
29 May 2012 10:26am
Gorgeous light and color...congrats!
29 May 2012 12:25pm
Beautiful composition as always.
Congratulations on the Colour Spotlight! Well deserved!
Enjoy you're time off Maria, you will be missed.
Come back with more of your extraordinary and amazing photos.
29 May 2012 1:04pm
@Don Levesque: Thank you Don
PS - congratulations on the CS. We will miss you.
29 May 2012 2:33pm
@john4jack: Thanks Jack
splendid, Maria! Happy summer.
29 May 2012 6:28pm
Congratulation on your color spotlight!
29 May 2012 6:37pm
Congratulation for your color spotlight! Splendid flower shot!
29 May 2012 8:18pm
Very attractive and colorful floral arrangement.
29 May 2012 8:36pm
Great colours !!
30 May 2012 9:15am
Absolutely beautiful! Congratulations on the Spotlight!
30 May 2012 11:41am
30 May 2012 11:56am
perfect shot and absolutely beautiful,
Congratulations on the Spotlight!!!!
30 May 2012 2:27pm
wow, so exquisite
congrats on your Color Spotlight
31 May 2012 5:42am
@Roman: Thanks Roman!
Very beautiful picture. Bravo ...
31 May 2012 9:22am
Beautiful image, Marie. Composition, DOF, light--everything's perfect. This seems to tell a story.
31 May 2012 1:47pm
@Gary Hart: Thanks Gary!
Well, unlike my previous image, this one was a planned indoor setup, with artificial lighting, tripod, etc...so it was easier to get what I wanted...not to mention the post-processing tools...
I am happy you think it's perfect :)
Gorgeous way to sign off. Awesome work.
31 May 2012 2:30pm
Beautiful photo, congratulations
31 May 2012 8:54pm
great sharpness of colour!
31 May 2012 10:19pm
Fantastic shot and share. Congratulations on the Spotlight. It surely is colorful and a lovely composition.
1 Jun 2012 3:06am
Magnifique cliché, bravo !
1 Jun 2012 1:38pm
Beautiful light and color. The reflections are a bonus.
1 Jun 2012 5:37pm
This is fantastic Maria, congrats!
2 Jun 2012 12:16am
@Michael Mill: Thanks Michael...
I adore your photography!
Superbe composition et présentation.
2 Jun 2012 6:50am
Very very beautiful composition ! Colors and light... just wonderful !
Congrats for your work !
2 Jun 2012 4:00pm
Grandisoe bouquet et iamge usperbe vue et cpatage fnatastique compo.
3 Jun 2012 4:29am
3 Jun 2012 9:18pm
That's really beautiful, Maria - the clarity is incredible. Well done!
4 Jun 2012 1:18am
What a beauty ! colorful and very poetic . Beautiful inspiration , Maria
5 Jun 2012 8:20am
Truly great...sharp shot. So calm and peaceful :)
5 Jun 2012 3:09pm
superbe cette composition florale
6 Jun 2012 5:30am
Congratulations on the colour Spotlight!
6 Jun 2012 7:03am
Looks great! I love the framing! Will be glad to see you back :-)
6 Jun 2012 2:18pm
A lovely shot. Well done !!!
6 Jun 2012 4:55pm
Pfoaaa super setul si ramele sunt inedite, felicitarile mele.
6 Jun 2012 5:27pm
Cracking shot, super colours!
7 Jun 2012 3:51am
7 Jun 2012 6:33am
Congratulations for this Spotlight !
7 Jun 2012 9:33am
These roses are beautiful and your photo is of course gorgeous. Wishing you a successful project, wonderful summer and great vacation wherever it might be to..and good weather for photos. Hugs, Carol
10 Jun 2012 12:58pm
Absolutely stunning..the focus, colors, detail and bokeh all add up to an intensely beautiful image Maria:)
12 Jun 2012 12:12pm
This is so beautiful! the light is lovely!
18 Jun 2012 12:04pm
i love this maria!!
great colors and light...
and so beautiful flowers
24 Jun 2012 2:31pm
I will miss seeing your photos - you are truly unique in your perspective and skills. Have a wonderful time.
3 Jul 2012 1:19am
Gorgeous light, colors, love it
12 Jul 2012 11:29am
very lovely color
27 Jul 2012 8:47am
Hope all is going well and succesfullt for you, Maria...we await your return,,,be well ;-) Denny
28 Jul 2012 3:14am
Wonderful, wonderful. The light, the colors, the reflection, composition, detail...the list goes on and on. Excellent image.
28 Jul 2012 6:48am
Bonsoir Maria, vous photos sont a couper le souffle de beauté ! Bravo. Julie
31 Aug 2012 6:18pm
Bonjour ,magnique reflet ,mis dans mes favoris !!@u plaisir
24 Sep 2012 12:02pm
Fantastic composition. Love the how the water forms the background and isolates the subject
27 Sep 2012 7:47pm
It must have been a 'glitch' that your name showed up in my blogwatch. I miss seeing your gorgeous work, but hope life is good for you!
27 Oct 2012 2:26pm
It's really wonderful !!!! Thanks
16 Dec 2012 10:43am
Merry♪♫•*¨*•.¸¸♥ ¸¸.•*¨*•♫♪ Christmas to you♪♫•*¨*•.¸¸♥ ¸¸.•*¨*•♫♪
24 Dec 2012 11:04am
Gorgeous arrangement, colors, light, photo.
25 Mar 2013 12:31pm
Avec le reflet sur l'eau c'est une merveille quelle couleur quelle finesse et image grandiose macro.
27 Apr 2013 4:53am
Beautiful warm colours. Lovely composition too.
4 Nov 2013 1:20pm
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My favourites by Tinx
floral by Kristiina
Mes coups de cœur couleur by Francesc B.
Beauty of Flowers by Don Levesque
LOVELY FLOWERS by Hanna
Coups de Coeur 4 by Chantal Mandeville
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