Day 309—Abstract Glow

This is Moonstone, a white rose with pink edges. As the setting sun turned the “golden hour” golden, I went out front to take a few shots of Moonstone. I haven’t featured this rose before because, quite frankly, it is not one of my favorites and, it has so many petals it rarely opens into a beautiful rose. Today, though, it looked quite lovely in the late afternoon sun. But, as much as I love roses, it turned out to be just another photo of a rose. It wasn’t until I cropped it severely and added a very slight vignette that the light seemed to explode from within, creating an interesting and much more compelling shot than that of the entire rose.

Focal Length 70mm
ISO 100
f/7.1
1/500
Auto WB

One thought on “Day 309—Abstract Glow

  1. That’s incredible!!

    Megan Alvarez, RPR, CSR # 12470 7740 Burton Avenue Rohnert Park, CA 94928 707.291.7394 Sent from my iPhone

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