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This is a Belladonna flower
Bella donna translates from the Italian as Beautiful Woman

Canon EOS 5D Mark II ,Canon EF 135mm f/2.8 Soft Focus , -soft focus off
1/400s f/4.0 at 135.0mm iso100 full exif

other sizes: small medium original
Tricia28-Mar-2013 23:09
Very beautiful indeed!
Todd Owlett23-Mar-2013 19:23
Nice composition and Inlike the dark backgeound and shallow DOF. Really "pops"
David Barrett23-Mar-2013 17:48
That is a real beauty,Sheila!:>))
LynnH23-Mar-2013 17:13
Amazing beauty! V+
Terry Sprague23-Mar-2013 12:58
Wow, gorgeous! V
Mairéad23-Mar-2013 12:21
It is beautiful indeed.
Here Bella Donna is another name for Deadly Nightshade.
Bill Miller23-Mar-2013 10:19
|Intricate flower, very pretty indeed.
Irene Wehrli23-Mar-2013 08:43
Belladonna - what a great name for this beauty!
Mieke WA Minkjan23-Mar-2013 06:22
indeed beautiful!!! V
Mary Beamond23-Mar-2013 04:07
Really beautiful Sheila- lovely dof :)
Janice Dunn23-Mar-2013 01:54
Beautiful Naked Ladies - mine are flowering now too
Tom Munson23-Mar-2013 01:02
This is awesome, Sheila! Beautiful!!
godro22-Mar-2013 23:50
Nice composition!
Karen Stuebing22-Mar-2013 21:23
Wow, I'll say. These colorful, showy flowers really pop with the dark background. Wonderful detail and focus. V.
Brian Samuel22-Mar-2013 20:59
She is a beaut! Lovely details and contrasting so well with the background colours.
Brenda22-Mar-2013 20:42
Beautiful colors and dof. V
Susan Leigh22-Mar-2013 20:37
Bellisimo V
laine22-Mar-2013 20:32
Very bella excellent shot
Johnny JAG22-Mar-2013 20:09
Beautiful indeed
Colin Storey22-Mar-2013 19:42
Very apt name for this wonderful flower, great detailed and colourful close up of it. v
Helen Betts22-Mar-2013 19:22
Such a beautiful composition, with the blossoms appearing to be floating in air!
Barbara Heide22-Mar-2013 16:20
such a beauty!
Martin Lamoon22-Mar-2013 14:52
This was named so well. A stunning flower. v
Máire Uí Mhaicín22-Mar-2013 14:27
Beautifully named and beautifully captured.
borisalex22-Mar-2013 14:14
The name is right, a beautiful shot with the bokeh and composition! v.
Carol Rollins22-Mar-2013 13:02
Beautifully shot and presented, Sheila. Pure Beauty.
Gary Hebert22-Mar-2013 12:26
title is correct Sheila... very bright, sharp and beautiful...:)
Stephanie22-Mar-2013 11:37
Wow!!! This is a gorgeous flower! BV
joanteno22-Mar-2013 11:31
Gorgeous.. frame it
Yvonne22-Mar-2013 10:35
So gorgeous with the markings on each petal Sheila1 v
Milan Vogrin22-Mar-2013 09:27
Beautiful! V!
Karin Doeling22-Mar-2013 09:27
That's really a beautie! V