Big Red and Beautriful

Maker's notes: 

The photo was shot at LaCrosse Floral. Camera was mounted on a tripod, with a ring light around my 18-135mm zoom lens.Camera was manually set to ISO800, 135mm, f/10 for depth of field with an exposure of 1/30 second. Background was darkened in Lightroom 5.

Maker: Brian Narveson
Competition: 
Class: 
B
Place: 
Points: 
28pts
Scores - Interest: 
3
4
3
Scores - Technique: 
2
4
3
Scores - Composition: 
3
3
3
Judges' comments: 
Flower and leaves are sharp; image a little dark