July Rose for Verena  

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Uploaded: 07/11/10 10:34 PM GMT
July Rose for Verena
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In memory of Verena... she will be very much missed. I talked with her only a little, but she struck me as a kind lady with a love for the best things in life.

Among other things, she loved bright colours and flowers. I was going to make her a blue abstract, but then realized I had this photograph, taken in my garden the same day she passed away. In Photoshop Elements I used gradients to bring a touch of the rainbow to the rose.


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07/12/10 2:55 PM GMT
Just like Miss V.....
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every day is a gift......that's why it's called the present!!
07/12/10 6:22 PM GMT
This is very lovely and so very apropos for the lovely lady.
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07/12/10 7:39 PM GMT
How very sweet. She would have loved it ..........and so do I. :)
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07/12/10 8:29 PM GMT
Very good thought,Tootles,the rose is pretty,the pink color and lighting are very pleasant,the details are nice too.
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07/13/10 12:16 AM GMT
A lovely tribute for a lovely lady. The soft pastel colours in this image really make for a beautiful image. Fav'd
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07/13/10 9:36 PM GMT
Such a lovely composition and tribute, Tootles! I'm sure that Verena would have loved it, as I do! The rainbow colours that you introduced is pure magical! I see the rose had a visitor as well... (bee in lower right corner) :) Saved + faved.
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*Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep. ~Scott Adams*
07/15/10 2:22 PM GMT
Wonderful pastel hues and soft lighting in your photo. A beautiful tribute.
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A photograph is a secret about a secret. The more it tells you the less you know. - Diane Arbus

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