bluechameleon from Vancouver, Canada

The high contrast is beautiful Steve!

28 Feb 2009 5:55am

Hema Iyer from Bangalore, India

Pure and lovely.

28 Feb 2009 5:56am

Marie LC from France, France

Flowers in b & w is not easy. Beautiful work !

28 Feb 2009 6:40am

Didier from somewhere, France

Very beautiful in BW

28 Feb 2009 6:40am

rem_la from Villiers, France

bien vu ce noir et blanc !

28 Feb 2009 7:16am

Jean-François from Les Issambres, France

so fine .................................................. BRAVO

28 Feb 2009 7:27am

XaviH from Spain

Great macro here, and the B&W processing fits very well the elegant composition.

28 Feb 2009 7:32am

jpla from St Barthélémy d'Anjou, France

Très bonne idée d'avoir mis cette fleur en N&B.

28 Feb 2009 8:14am

Anna.C from LA ROCHELLE, France

elegant macro ! I love the close up framing and lighting !

28 Feb 2009 8:44am

maia_t from Cluj Napoca, Romania

Lovely lily,looks great in B/W.

28 Feb 2009 8:54am

Alivia from Saint-Etienne, France

profondeur et délicatesse pour ce lys tout en nuances.

28 Feb 2009 9:13am

Peggy M. from somewhere in, France

It is the first shot which I see this morning and I'm so seduced ! It is a magnificent black and a white.

28 Feb 2009 10:02am

yiannis krikis from thessaloniki, Greece

excellent detail

28 Feb 2009 11:16am

DenisSm from Prague, Czech Republic

nice lili in bw......i like

28 Feb 2009 12:44pm

Pradeep from Chennai, India

Beautiful...unique treatment :)

28 Feb 2009 1:10pm

john4jack from Corvallis, United States

Gorgeous in B&W. After yours and Anna's marvelous B&Ws of flowers today, I went back and just for fun took a look at what converting my flower shot would look like. B&W almost always feels more artistic to me.

28 Feb 2009 2:04pm

hugo poon from hong kong, Hong Kong

What a timeless beauty! Wonderful work!

28 Feb 2009 2:34pm

Ajay from Pune, India

No doubt the black and white effect is superb but I love how you've maintained the brightness of the petals.

28 Feb 2009 2:49pm

zOOm from Paris, France

Brilliant B&W, with high contrasts. Well done Steve.

28 Feb 2009 3:13pm

Don from spokane, United States

A fine close up with all the detail on the stamen(?) that I like to see in flower shots.
Fine black and white image.

28 Feb 2009 3:19pm

WABIKOJA from Shiga, Japan

Very nicely done. Great composition, framing and detail.

28 Feb 2009 3:24pm

-1q5yChØt!c- from Persia, Iran

pretty,lovely and amazing shot...bravo !

28 Feb 2009 4:08pm

Diane Schuller from Hythe, Canada

I love the detail of the stamens surrounding the pistil in particular. The high contrast processing is perfect for this. Very nice.

28 Feb 2009 4:44pm

Charles from New York, United States

Beautiful shot.

28 Feb 2009 5:35pm

dogilicious from Millerstown, PA, United States

This is a fantastic black and white. Bravo!

28 Feb 2009 8:32pm

Stefan from Thiersee, Austria

Just beautiful macro!

28 Feb 2009 11:11pm

Daniel from Kenmare, United States


1 Mar 2009 12:41am

Stephen Phillips from San Francisco, United States

Splendid, Steve - the B&W is a surprise here that works very well.

1 Mar 2009 1:04am

Suzanne from Huntington Bch, California, United States

Great floral image...the BW is perfect.

1 Mar 2009 1:06am

Cricket-Tammy from United States

Such beauty and softness. I really like this one.

2 Mar 2009 1:38am

Marzia from ., Italy

wonderful image!

3 Mar 2009 6:52am