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Posted by
Steve Rice (Olympia, United States) on 19 February 2017 in Plant & Nature.

Heading out the Lava Flow Trail, I saw this Cholla and decided to play around with the result.

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Jypyä Pop from Turku, Finland

Very interesting. and exotic to me.

19 Feb 2017 5:32am

Gemma Wiseman from Melbourne, Australia

Almost looks like some mysterious heat map, infra red style. An interesting one.

19 Feb 2017 5:45am

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

Ah, heat is very precious in this season, thanks !

19 Feb 2017 7:18am

jpla from St Barthélémy d, France

Joli rendu

19 Feb 2017 7:51am

Marie Le Corre from Entre montagnes et Bretagne, France

We feel well the burn of the sun by looking at this photo

19 Feb 2017 9:54am

Graciel·la (Vic. Catalonia) from CAT. New European State, Poland

Excellent processing. It really seems like extreme heat !!

19 Feb 2017 9:55am

Mhelene from Villiers-sur-Marne, France

Great feeling of heat !

19 Feb 2017 10:17am

Martine Libouton from Bousval, Belgium

C'est très beau

19 Feb 2017 11:23am

Don from Spokane, United States

The end result is an interesting image of the plant. It does convey the feeling of heat. Very well done.

19 Feb 2017 1:09pm

Kyu from Kyoto, Japan

Superb processing. Wonderful image.

19 Feb 2017 1:51pm

Sudipto from Kolkata, India

Nice work with the colors Steve! Really conveys the intensity of the heat... :)

19 Feb 2017 2:55pm

Sam from Chennai, India

Wonderful image. Excellent processing. :)

19 Feb 2017 3:13pm

farNaaz50 from Gorgan, Iran

Interesting title and not just about the color .. look at the shapes ! yes yes !

19 Feb 2017 3:24pm

Chetan from Gurgaon, India

Even the photo is hot !! stunning!!

19 Feb 2017 3:52pm

Devi from Chennai, India

the process is superb!

19 Feb 2017 4:03pm

franz from Baden, Austria

Excellent choice of colour and hue to make us FEEL the heat. Nice detail, too, of the cactus!

19 Feb 2017 4:34pm

Nicou from Sion, Switzerland

Quelle plante quel rendu des tons et vue superbe compo.

19 Feb 2017 4:34pm

Diana from Olympia, United States


19 Feb 2017 6:51pm

willy from Belgium

superbe rendu des couleurs Steve


19 Feb 2017 7:28pm

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

I feel the bright heat. Well done!

19 Feb 2017 7:33pm

jean pierre a from France

superbe rendu!! amitiés

19 Feb 2017 7:42pm

omid from mashhad, Iran

Amazing work !!!

19 Feb 2017 10:19pm

Denny Jump Photo from Bellevue, WA, United States

A FANTASTIC result!! I love the tones and brightness which really embellishes the sensation of warmth here! Beautiful, Steve;-)

19 Feb 2017 11:50pm

B. Thomas from Arlington, Texas, United States

You really captured the hot and prickly feeling.

20 Feb 2017 3:01am

L'Angevine from Angers, France

bien recherché

20 Feb 2017 9:07am