There is nothing like a rose

Posted by
Don (Spokane, United States) on 9 April 2014 in Plant & Nature.

Shot in Manito Park's greenhouse conservatory on the south hill in Spokane. This is a wonderful resource that is available year around. A photographer must take shots discreetly without flash or tripod. I liked this rose for its beautiful variation in color.

Nicou from Sion, Switzerland

Quelle rose et finesse quelle couleur et coeur sueprbe uve.

9 Apr 2014 6:10am

Doug from Burnham-on-Sea, United Kingdom

You've captured its beauty superbly Don

9 Apr 2014 6:49am

jean pierre from paris, France

jolie rose toute en douceur!!amitiés

9 Apr 2014 7:22am

Ronnie 2¢ from Atlantic Shores, United Kingdom

So gentle and yet so powerful, too . .

9 Apr 2014 7:38am

tataray from Deux-Sèvres. (Charentes-Poitou), France

Excellente douceur et beauté.)

9 Apr 2014 8:19am

Tomek from PoznaƄ, Poland

Amazing close up.:-)

9 Apr 2014 10:01am

Devi from Chennai, India

Beautiful capture of this lovely are absolutely right...there's nothing like a Rose:)))( can see various shades here...
One request Don...if by any chance you Spot the Edward take a shot and post the image:)))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))

9 Apr 2014 10:35am

@Devi: I'll try to remember this when I visit our rose garden.

joyce from United States

Those touches of mystic blue are just delicious Don. And I've said it before; "you are flower photog master."

9 Apr 2014 11:42am

@joyce: Thanks for the nice comment, Joyce. Nature did the art work. :-)

Kyu from Kyoto, Japan

It's so beautiful and elegant. Fantastic close-up shot.

9 Apr 2014 12:51pm

Lalena from Barcelona, Spain

Amazing close up!

9 Apr 2014 1:42pm

TexWisGirl from United States

beautiful and soft. lovely!

9 Apr 2014 1:54pm

Sam from Chennai, India

Yes, Rose is Rose and this one is very beautiful and special. This is just great. A fine shot. Love this. :)

9 Apr 2014 2:56pm

Focales from Entre montagnes et Bretagne, France

Precious colors and flower

9 Apr 2014 3:14pm

Janaye Jones from Lindsay, California, United States

It looks so soft, delicate, and beautiful!

9 Apr 2014 4:24pm

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

You have truly captured the softness and delicate shape of this gorgeous flower.

9 Apr 2014 4:40pm

Sathya from Chennai, India

Soft and delicate. Subtle colors kind of increases the tenderness of the flower.

9 Apr 2014 4:43pm

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States


9 Apr 2014 5:03pm

farideh from rasht, Iran


9 Apr 2014 6:28pm

Beth from United States

gorgeous!! ( :

9 Apr 2014 6:56pm

john4jack from Corvallis, Oregon, United States

gorgeous! beautifully done

9 Apr 2014 10:03pm

Elaine Hancock from Rockville, United States

Absolutely beautiful! I love the subtle color and the delicate petals. A gorgeous composition!

10 Apr 2014 12:06am

Harry from Apex, NC, United States

A beautiful rose with lovely subtle pink shadings.

10 Apr 2014 12:16am

Irene from San Francisco, United States

This rose is simply gorgeous !!

10 Apr 2014 12:55am

Judy aka L@dybug from Brooksville, FL, United States

So delicate ... and a glorious shot of it; thanks for sharing!

10 Apr 2014 2:14am

Candace from Phoenix, AZ, United States

Soft and delicate.

10 Apr 2014 7:58am

Shiva from Berwick, Canada

A beautiful capture of this "delicious" rose --- amazing colour.
Regards Monika

11 Apr 2014 10:56am

Madge @ The View From Right Here from Seattle, United States

SO lovely in all its pastel glory... Thank you for coming by sharing your creative photography on the Weekly Top Shot, #130!

13 Apr 2014 8:22pm