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Monday, September 15, 2008

Monochrome Monday: Roses in the Snow


I took this shot in my garden in November of 2001. Very unusual for us to have snow that early so I snapped a bunch of shots. Monochrome Monday is hosted by Aileni at Loose Ends.

21 comments:

Anonymous said...

Quite an image with such a full bloom crusted like that.
Thanks for joining in - I thinke we can have funwith this.

magiceye said...

this is beautiful..

Julie said...

Snow on roses ... I think I have seen it all now. The B&W seems to have snap-frozen the fragility of the petala.

Jane Hards Photography said...

Very nice choice. The mono has frozen the image in time.

Michele said...

Ah yes... this is wonderful... very pretty!

Cath said...

This is beautiful! Very ambivalent with the full rose covered in snow. Great shot. I played too -
Odd shot and Monochrome are here

me ann my camera said...

The photo is very beautiful and I am surprised to see Roses in bloom so late. That wouldn't happen at my location, tho we may have snow then. Thank you for your visit to mine.
ann

me ann my camera said...

The photo is very beautiful and I am surprised to see Roses in bloom so late. That wouldn't happen at my location, tho we may have snow then. Thank you for your visit to mine.
ann

Leslie: said...

So beautiful...

Anonymous said...

First time I've ever seen snow on roses. A perfect image frozen in time....

Petrus said...

This is a good photo - usually the rose blossom has long gone by the time the snow arrives ..

dixymiss said...

Beautiful shot, Carver. Very well done.

Daryl said...

Wonderful ...


:-Daryl

Barbara said...

Looks great in monochrome.

Maria's Space said...

This is beautiful and sad. I love the feeling of it.

Roan said...

Gorgeous roses. Makes my teeth chatter!

DeniseinVA said...

Wow, I don't think I have ever seen snow on roses. This is a beautfiful photo and I love the black and white image.

Digital Polaroids said...

Very emotive shot

Dragonstar said...

Carver, this is absolutely beautiful! Poor roses, though. I hope they survived.

Carver said...

Thanks so much to everyone for visiting my first monochrome monday shot.

Indrani said...

A real 'frozen moment'!

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