Burst of Fire

© Michael Robichaud

Burst of Fire

Robyn Mackenzie September 05, 2005

Love those gorgeous tones, Michael! Great composition and DOF. #305764

Michael Robichaud September 06, 2005

Thanks Roby, I spent about 3 hours with 5 women taking photos of flowers. I told them I was comfortable enough with my masculinty to spend the day with them...I still have some more to go through and hopefully will be able to post some more. Thanks for the visit and the nice comments. #1807082

Terry L. Ellis level-classic September 06, 2005

Very lovely, Michael! Sensational colors! #1807123

Michael Robichaud September 06, 2005

Thanks Terry for the visit and the comments, I appreciate this very much. White's had a whole greenhouse full of these huge Begonias of different varieties and colors. Very cool... #1807727

Claudia Kuhn level-classic September 06, 2005

Aha! This is the first of any of us I've seen from that day. Love the individual petal layers and their two toned color! Beautiful!! #1808134

Michael Robichaud September 06, 2005

Thanks Claudia, I thought 1 or more of you would have posted some shots so I'm waiting anxiously to see what you did. I really liked the color of this one, I have 1 more in my gallery from this day. #1808306

Ramona Rogers September 25, 2005

Lush and vibrant. #1883867

Michael Robichaud September 25, 2005

Thanks Ramona, what's really nice is went it is printed. I've never seen Begonias like we did that day, they were all gorgeous! #1883922

Roger Bernabo February 21, 2006

Congratulations! #2447808

Roger Bernabo February 21, 2006

Congratulations! #2447814

Bill Merlavage February 21, 2006

Hmmmmm, a man in the 'flowers' category, there's something you don't see too often.
Ha, just kidding buddy, this is a great shot Michael. Keep up the great work!!
Good luck with this one. #2447980

February 22, 2006

Wonderful blaze of color. #2451675

February 22, 2006

Wonderful blaze of color. #2451678

Michael Robichaud February 22, 2006

Thanks Roger, Bill, and the Judges for stopping by to comment.

Bill, I'm sure you read my response in the forum thread...After Stuart took all those bike photos with the models or was it models with the bikes and then posted the flower pictures, I just had to laugh....So here's my flower....

Hmmmmm, trains and flowers? #2451854

Donna J. Eaton February 22, 2006

Gorgeous display of color and perfect composition! Congratulations on your win! #2451917

Michael Robichaud February 22, 2006

Thanks Donna for the visit... #2452950

Joline Frazier February 22, 2006

This is gorgeous, Michael, and my pick of the flowers....for what that's worth:) #2454786

Anna Diederich February 23, 2006

Very gorgeous shot!

Anna #2456427

Michael Robichaud February 23, 2006

Joline and Anna, thank-you for takeing the time to stop by, I appreciate it...have a great day. #2459091

Bill Merlavage February 25, 2006

Hey Michael, congrats on your win!! Good one buddy. #2466463

Claudia Kuhn level-classic February 25, 2006

Hey Michael, this must be a WFF begonia! Congrats on your 2nd place!! #2466571

Michael Robichaud February 25, 2006

Thanks Bill and Claudia, yep WFF Begonia....seems like we all had some pretty good shots from that day. Must be the company I keep! #2467087

Linda Proctor February 25, 2006

Congratulations Michael !! Beautiful winner!!! #2467160

Sylvia Rossler February 25, 2006

Really a gorgeous shot with beautiful details Michael ! Big congrats on your winner :O) #2467232

Jill Flynn level-classic February 25, 2006

Just gorgeous Michael! Congratulations on your win! #2467288

Donna J. Eaton February 25, 2006

Congratulations on your win Michael! Beautiful image! #2467302

Anne D. Eigen February 25, 2006

Congratulations on this magnificent winner, Michael!!! #2467528

Michael Robichaud February 25, 2006

Thanks Linda, Sylvia, Jill, Donna, and Anne for taking the time to stop by I greatly appreciate it. #2467570

Laura Clay-Ballard February 25, 2006

awesome winning image! congrats! #2467776

Michael Robichaud February 25, 2006

Thanks again Laura. #2468047

Corinne M. Thompson February 25, 2006

Well deserved win...Congrats :) #2468666

Donna W. Neal February 26, 2006

Gorgeous Winner...Congratulations Michael! #2469679

Wendy Stevenson February 26, 2006

WTG Michael - Congrats on your win!!! #2471530

Michael Robichaud February 26, 2006

Thanks Corinne, Donna, and Wendy. Nice way to end my weekend. Thanks for stopping by :) #2471806

Kristi A. Howson February 26, 2006

Congratulations on your win Michael!!! This has such lovely detail and color...love it! #2472125

Michael Robichaud February 28, 2006

Thanks Kristi for stopping by. #2479479

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Begonia taken at White's Flower Farm in Litchfield, CT

Uploaded on September 05, 2005


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