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The Color Purple (2016)

Iris flower macro taken at the San Antonio Botanical Gardens - August 2016.

Iris flower macro taken at the San Antonio Botanical Gardens - August 2016.
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People's Choice in Burning Flowers Photo Challenge
People's Choice in The colour of flowers Photo Challenge
Winner in Interesting punch of colour - no adult content pls Photo Challenge
People's Choice in Colors in Nature Photo Challenge
Winner in single flowers Photo Challenge
Contest Finalist in Pastel Tones In Nature Photo Contest
Runner Up in A Single Flower Photo Contest
Winner in Petals Photo Challenge
Contest Finalist in A Single Flower Photo Contest
Contest Finalist in Dancing Flowers Photo Contest
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A Purple World Photo ContestTop 10 class
A Purple World Photo ContestTop 10 class week 1
Capturing The Purple Color Photo ContestTop 10 class
Capturing The Purple Color Photo ContestTop 10 class week 1
Around The World Photo Contest Digital Camera WorldTop 10 class
Bold Colors Photo ContestTop 10 class
Bold Colors Photo ContestTop 10 class week 1
artFix Exhibition ProjectTop 10 class
artFix Exhibition ProjectTop 10 class week 1
Shades Of Purple ProjectTop 10 class
Shades Of Purple ProjectTop 10 class week 1
My Best Shot Photo Contest Vol 6Top 10 class
My Best Shot Photo Contest Vol 6Top 10 class week 1
The Colors Photo ContestTop 10 class
The Colors Photo ContestTop 10 class week 1
Celebrating Nature Photo Contest Vol 5Top 10 class
Celebrating Nature Photo Contest Vol 5Top 10 class week 1
Celebrating Nature Photo Contest Vol 4Top 10 class
Celebrating Nature Photo Contest Vol 4Top 10 class week 3
Celebrating Nature Photo Contest Vol 4Top 10 class week 2
Celebrating Nature Photo Contest Vol 4Top 10 class week 1
Beautiful Flowers Photo ContestTop 10 class
Beautiful Flowers Photo ContestTop 10 class week 1
ViewBug Photography AwardsTop 10 class
ViewBug Photography AwardsTop 10 class week 1
The Color Purple Photo ContestTop 10 class
The Color Purple Photo ContestTop 10 class week 1
Pastel Tones In Nature Photo ContestTop 10 class
Pastel Tones In Nature Photo ContestTop 10 class week 2
Pastel Tones In Nature Photo ContestTop 10 class week 1
Spring Photo Contest 2017Top 10 class
Spring Photo Contest 2017Top 10 class week 1
A Single Flower Photo ContestTop 10 class
A Single Flower Photo ContestTop 10 class week 2
A Single Flower Photo ContestTop 10 class week 1
Dancing Flowers Photo ContestTop 10 class
Dancing Flowers Photo ContestTop 10 class week 1
Monthly Pro Vol 28 Photo ContestTop 10 class
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29 Comments | Report
nina050 PRO
 
nina050 October 31, 2016
Beautifully creative!
David_Blakley_Photography PRO
David_Blakley_Photography November 04, 2016
Thank you, Nina!
DebbieKMiller81 PRO+
 
DebbieKMiller81 November 04, 2016
Gorgeous shot.
David_Blakley_Photography PRO
David_Blakley_Photography November 20, 2016
Thank you, Debbie. Like your falling water shots and the Harvest spread!
p_eileenbaltz
 
p_eileenbaltz January 29, 2017
Gorgeous! Voted in 'monthly pro vol 28' contest.
David_Blakley_Photography PRO
David_Blakley_Photography January 29, 2017
Thank you. I am still hoping/waiting to win a Monthly Pro contest (or any contest really).
FredBlundell
 
FredBlundell February 02, 2017
Superb artistry!
David_Blakley_Photography PRO
David_Blakley_Photography February 03, 2017
Thank you Fred for the kind words!
doubleplay PRO+
 
doubleplay February 07, 2017
Beautiful!
David_Blakley_Photography PRO
David_Blakley_Photography March 01, 2017
Thank you, George!
juneross
 
juneross March 01, 2017
Fabulous work. Looks like velvet.
David_Blakley_Photography PRO
David_Blakley_Photography March 01, 2017
June, thank you for the kind words. That gives me ideas!
Baumhaus
 
Baumhaus April 24, 2017
Wonderful! Congratulations on your Challange win.
David_Blakley_Photography PRO
David_Blakley_Photography April 26, 2017
Thank you very much!
ericakinsella
 
ericakinsella April 24, 2017
Absolutely stunning!!!
David_Blakley_Photography PRO
David_Blakley_Photography April 26, 2017
Thank you Erica for your kind words! :)
barnikdhar
 
barnikdhar May 14, 2017
Mind blowing
David_Blakley_Photography PRO
Wow, Barnik, thank you for that review!
EG-Keith
 
EG-Keith May 15, 2017
Congratulations for the Runner Up in the Single Flower contest! Gorgeous picture!
David_Blakley_Photography PRO
Thank you, Eneida. This is actually the closest I've been in any ViewBug contests. ;)
BYJUTHARAYIL
 
BYJUTHARAYIL May 15, 2017
So beautiful!
David_Blakley_Photography PRO
Byju, thank you for your kind words. :)
Mojicreator
 
Mojicreator May 18, 2017
Outstanding collection of photos here. Very inspirational! Well done!
lilicastillocorchado
 
lilicastillocorchado May 18, 2017
Congrats!! is wonderful and beautiful
podesta
 
podesta May 25, 2017
Very beautiful
mihrt PRO+
 
mihrt June 09, 2017
Congrats on your many well deserved awards for this capture and edit !
Neckbone
 
Neckbone June 15, 2017
Great shot!
CarolSadler PRO+
 
CarolSadler June 30, 2017
So very lovely!! Voted in the Purple Color Contest!
Alwolfe Premium
 
Alwolfe October 06, 2017
Gorgeous!
DuffyDoherty PRO
 
DuffyDoherty October 20, 2017
Lovely in all respects...
MaryAnne306 PRO+
 
MaryAnne306 November 20, 2017
Stunning photo. Congratulations on all your awards!
Teri_Reames PRO
 
Teri_Reames December 28, 2017
OMG . . . this is one of my favorites too!!!! Absolutely beautiful.
terrysigns13
 
terrysigns13 January 28, 2018
Dreamy and lovely! Congratulations on your People's Choice Award in the Colors of Flowers Challenge! Well deserved!
lauriedelmore
 
lauriedelmore August 27, 2018
The detail and the colours. Just beautiful!
SteBil30 PRO
 
SteBil30 December 22, 2018
ABSOLUTELY gorgeous
CG PRO+
 
CG January 24, 2020
Fantastic detail,, light and colour
kbsimages PRO
 
kbsimages April 17, 2020
Gorgeous photo!
AnnHopta PRO+
 
AnnHopta May 27, 2020
Beautiful. Congrats on a well deserved win!
jeremyshows
 
jeremyshows November 19, 2020
This shot is absolutely one of the best flower shots I have ever seen. It should have won 1st in The Color Purple contest. Brilliant shot!!
Arzhtatiana PRO
 
Arzhtatiana Mar 04
Nice lighting! Well done!
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