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Chateau Chalon, Jura, France
Momento de descanso luego de un día duro de trabajo
Obama
Spy
ineffable
View from a coffee shop
Foggy Day
BCN
Shadows of Speed
Tree in the mist
Iconography of Justice
Rain drops on roses
Mystic Lighthouse
De caza 2
A garden locked behind a gate.
Raining day in Shanghai
Artist
Corner
 the Door God
Sunsets Over the Bay of Fundy
Wall
Lil dragon
Fig Feast
15th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Rain drops on roses

My interest was in capturing the interesting visual effect of the water drops on the leaves of the rose. While the vibrant rose was my focus, I couldn't get the shot without the withering rose in the background. Ultimately, the juxtaposition of life and death strengthened the overall image.

TAGS: Flower, Life, Pennsylvania, Rose

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Kutztown, Pennsylvania, United States of America
Member since 2015
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© Wendy Ryan.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 06.2016
Total Views: 25
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 29, 2017, 7:30 a.m.
Camera Make: NIKON CORPORATION
Camera Model: NIKON D3300
Shutter Speed: 1/59
ISO: ISO200
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