IamAleks
IamAleks

smooth in pink



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Contest Finalist in Blurry Backgrounds Photo Contest
Winner in A single flower Photo Challenge
Contest Finalist in Macro Still Life Photo Contest
Member Selection Award
Contest Finalist in Soft Photo Contest
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Contest Finalist in Image Of The Month Photo Contest Vol 11
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Peer Award
Superb Composition
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Absolute Masterpiece
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Top Choice
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Outstanding Creativity
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Magnificent Capture
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Superior Skill
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All Star
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Top Ranks

Blurry Backgrounds Photo ContestTop 10 rank
Blurry Backgrounds Photo ContestTop 10 rank week 1
Flowers And More Flowers Photo ContestTop 10 rank
Flowers And More Flowers Photo ContestTop 10 rank week 1
Pink Photo ContestTop 10 rank
Pink Photo ContestTop 10 rank week 2
Pink Photo ContestTop 10 rank week 1
The Talent AwardsTop 10 rank
The Pink Color Photo ContestTop 10 rank
The Pink Color Photo ContestTop 10 rank week 1
World Photography Day Photo ContestTop 10 rank
World Photography Day Photo ContestTop 10 rank week 2
World Photography Day Photo ContestTop 10 rank week 1
Macro Still Life Photo ContestTop 10 rank
Macro Still Life Photo ContestTop 10 rank week 2
Macro Still Life Photo ContestTop 10 rank week 1
Pastel Tones In Nature Photo ContestTop 10 rank
Pastel Tones In Nature Photo ContestTop 10 rank week 2
Pastel Tones In Nature Photo ContestTop 10 rank week 1
Spring Photo Contest 2017Top 10 rank
Spring Photo Contest 2017Top 10 rank week 1
Macro Masterpieces Photo ContestTop 10 rank
Macro Masterpieces Photo ContestTop 10 rank week 1
My Best Shot Photo Contest Vol 2Top 10 rank
My Best Shot Photo Contest Vol 2Top 10 rank week 2
My Best Shot Photo Contest Vol 2Top 10 rank week 1
Isolating The Subject Photo ContestTop 10 rank
Image of the Year Photo Contest 2016Top 10 rank
Image of the Year Photo Contest 2016Top 10 rank week 1
Close Up Art Photo ContestTop 10 rank
Close Up Art Photo ContestTop 10 rank week 1
Soft Photo ContestTop 10 rank
Soft Photo ContestTop 10 rank week 2
Soft Photo ContestTop 10 rank week 1
Image Of The Month Photo Contest Vol 11Top 10 rank
Image Of The Month Photo Contest Vol 11Top 30 rank week 2
Image Of The Month Photo Contest Vol 11Top 10 rank week 1
24 Comments | Report
terrysigns13
 
terrysigns13 August 05, 2016
Lovely! Perfectly LOVELY!
Congrats on your Honorable Mention in the Image of the Month Contest! Well deserved!
TAburto
 
TAburto August 05, 2016
There are a lot of flower pics floating around - it's nice to see a creative angle. Very nice.
Beegirl
 
Beegirl November 03, 2016
Congrats !
IamAleks
IamAleks November 04, 2016
Thank you!
Bazz PRO+
 
Bazz March 03, 2017
Gorgeous! Thank you for joining my "Single Flower" challenge! Good Luck!
ArberElezi
 
ArberElezi July 21, 2017
Nice bokeh
IamAleks
IamAleks August 05, 2017
Thanx ^^
Pjerry PRO+
 
Pjerry January 11, 2018
Most beautiful
Thanks for joining my flower challenge
IamAleks
IamAleks January 11, 2018
Thanx - ur welcome ^^
Pjerry PRO+
 
Pjerry February 04, 2018
After a very difficult di cidsion (almost 5k entries) I choose this beautiful capture.
Congratulations !!!!!!
JDLifeshots
 
JDLifeshots February 04, 2018
Beautifully captured! Congrats.
jamiesarkett
 
jamiesarkett February 04, 2018
Congrats - gorgeous
Katnott
 
Katnott February 04, 2018
Beauty photo love the soft tones and color! congrats well done!
KevinGPhotography
 
KevinGPhotography February 04, 2018
Beautiful!!
Maadhatter PRO+
 
Maadhatter February 04, 2018
Incredible. Very well done! Congratulations on winning "A single flower" Photo Challenge.
p_eileenbaltz Platinum
 
p_eileenbaltz February 04, 2018
Stunning! Congratulations on winning another award.
carolcardillo PRO+
 
carolcardillo February 04, 2018
Gorgeous - Congrats on all your Awards!
kathyk_abq
 
kathyk_abq February 04, 2018
Beautiful! Great use of focus!
surendrachaturvedi
 
surendrachaturvedi February 05, 2018
Congrats.Lovely creativity.
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surendrachaturvedi February 05, 2018
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LiliumDelight
 
LiliumDelight February 05, 2018
Congratulations
PatSalvadorDietrich Platinum
 
PatSalvadorDietrich February 05, 2018
Congratulations!
barbarabrock Platinum
 
barbarabrock February 05, 2018
This really is gorgeous!
chastityriddlefox
 
chastityriddlefox February 05, 2018
Beautiful
lyndabowyer
 
lyndabowyer February 06, 2018
Magnificent!
vegaslady94
 
vegaslady94 September 19, 2018
So delicate, nice shot
never2late
 
never2late November 21, 2019
Great photo! So soft, eteric, gently , lovely...... congrats!
IamAleks
IamAleks November 21, 2019
thanx a lot ^-^

Behind The Lens

Location
The photo was taken an a weekend on my balcony as a part of decoration for breakfast.
Time
It was a sunny bright morning.
Lighting
Because of the bright light i was sitting underneath a sun umbrella. So i had a big softbox.
Equipment
It was shot an a Canon 700D with the great sigma 105mm macro lens handheld.
Inspiration
After enjoying my breakfast i saw this tender flower with a pastell pink look. I usually like bright bold colors but in this case i wanted to capture this softness.
Editing
I did some basic raw processing like sharpening light toning and cropping. I always try to do as less post-processing as possible.
In my camera bag
I'm always trying to keep my Equipment als simple als possible. So i force myself to be creative with the point of view. But when i'm travelling i use the Canon 18-135mm an my phantastic plastic 50mm 1.8 prime lens. So i'm able to take pictures from wideagle to a light zoom. The 50mm prime is great for urban street photography even in lowlight. Other basic stuff are battery packs my cleaning set and memorycards. On other missions i'm packing my macro lens, my flashlight, tripod, ND filters etc.
Feedback
If you want to shoot flowers outside don't shoot at bright sunlight an watch for the wind. Shooting macros or closeups outside can be tricky.

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