Soaking up the Sun

© Anna Diederich

Soaking up the Sun

Ray Clarke September 04, 2007

Love the sharpness of the flower and the blur around it, Anna!!!(R) #729861

Aimee S. McMaster September 04, 2007

....great use of effect Anna....looks just like the work of a lensbaby...Aimee #4743354

Dominick M. Dimacale level-addict September 04, 2007

This is very lovely Anna...Dominick #4743367

Dr. Harmeet Singh September 04, 2007

Wonderful capture and effects.Very beautiful. #4743399

Paul E. Earl September 04, 2007

This is wonderful, Anna! Well done!! #4743409

Su Sana E. P level-classic September 04, 2007

Anna, really well done!! Beautiful!! #4743483

Donald K. Cherry level-classic September 04, 2007

Wow, this is awesome, Aimee! Simply gorgeous! #4743528

Stefania Barbier level-addict September 04, 2007

absolutely spectacular Anna...! #4743545

Barbara Waldoch level-classic September 04, 2007

Beautifully done, Anna! #4743620

Colleen Braun September 04, 2007

lovely... #4743630

Chua Wee Boo September 04, 2007

Awesome effects,Anna! #4743677

Karen Engelbreth September 04, 2007

Wonderful - love it, Anna! #4743693

Anna Diederich September 04, 2007

Thanks so much everybody!! #4744310

Daniella Puente September 04, 2007

I think you did great the effect :) the photo is a beauty! #4745215

Susan Fox September 04, 2007

Wonderful simplicity Anna! Great PS effects too :-) #4746281

Chastity Abbott September 04, 2007

Gorgeous color contrasts!!! Love the focus an the work!!!!! AWESOME! #4746355

Anna Diederich September 04, 2007

thanks Daniella, Susan, and Chastity. #4746579

Jennifer L. Alder September 05, 2007

How COOL, Anna!
Terrific effect, color scheme and comp
:) #4748144

Vishal Sharma September 06, 2007

Very Beautiful, Anna! #4753472

Anna Diederich September 06, 2007

Thank you Jennifer and Vishal. #4753493

Carolyn M. DAlessandro March 26, 2008


"You certainly did" Now from your perfect example it will be my inspiration...This is what it is suppose to look like..Outstanding! Beautifully composed. Bravo,well done!! #5700241

Stefania Barbier level-addict April 21, 2008

HUGE CONGRATS ON YOUR FINALIST! #5817780

Daniella Puente April 21, 2008

FANTASTIC finalist congrats Anna!!! #5818007

Jennifer L. Alder April 21, 2008

Hi Anna! Nice to see this again... congrats on your finalist. :) #5818882

Erin Appelbaum April 21, 2008

Gorgeous Anna. Congrats. Peter #5818974

Colleen Farrell April 21, 2008

Gorgeous floral, Anna! I love the lensbaby effect--big congrats on your finalist! #5819354

Barbara Waldoch level-classic April 21, 2008

Congratulations on this gorgeous finalist, Anna! #5819588

Anna Diederich April 21, 2008

Thank you all so much! I appreciate all the kind comments! :) #5819606

Sam Britt April 21, 2008

Congratulations, Anna! #5820104

Anna Diederich April 21, 2008

Thanks, Sam! #5820389

Nobu Nagase April 21, 2008


Fantastic work, Anna,
This is so lovely.
Congratulations! #5820602

Renee Doyle level-classic April 21, 2008

Congratulations on this wonderful finalist Anna!! #5821061

Mike D. Perez level-deluxe April 21, 2008

Congratulations on your beautiful Finalist, Anna! #5821139

Anna Diederich April 21, 2008

Thank you Nobi, Renee, and Mike! #5821224

Cindy Bendush level-classic April 21, 2008

Beautiful Anna! Congratulations on your finalist! #5821466

Laurence Saliba level-classic April 22, 2008

Congratulations Anna!!! Spectacular!!! #5823400

Anna Diederich April 22, 2008

Thank you Cindy and Laurence! #5823461

Evy Johansen level-classic April 22, 2008

Big congratulations on your wonderful finalist, Anna!! #5824196

Terry L. Ellis level-classic April 22, 2008

Great PS job! Congratulations on this gorgeous finalist, Anna! #5825899

Susan Fox April 23, 2008

Congratulations Anna! #5831488

Anna Diederich April 23, 2008

Thanks a bunch Evy, Terry, and Susan! #5832300

Colleen Farrell April 23, 2008

Woohoo!! Congratulations on your WIN, Anna!! #5832434

Erica Erica Murp Murphy level-deluxe April 23, 2008

Congratulations to YOU ANNA!!! Stunning winner~! #5832461

Alex T. Mizuno April 23, 2008

Wonderful effect in simplicity! Big congratulations on your winning, Anna!!! #5832614

Evy Johansen level-classic April 23, 2008

Big congratulations on your wonderful win, Anna! #5832664

Jennifer L. Alder April 23, 2008

A wonderful winning image! BIG congrats, Anna :) #5832831

Stefania Barbier level-addict April 23, 2008

FANTASTIC winner, congrats!!!!! #5832862

Peggy J. Maguire April 23, 2008

Gorgeous Anna.Congratulations on your WIN!!!!!!!!! #5832895

Laurence Saliba level-classic April 23, 2008

A BIG Congrats Anna!!! WTG!!!! #5833011

Tiia Vissak April 23, 2008

Congratulations! #5833096

Paul E. Earl April 24, 2008

Big CONGRATULATIONS, Anna! #5833281

Barbara Waldoch level-classic April 24, 2008

Congratulations on the winning image Anna, well done! #5833349

Mike D. Perez level-deluxe April 24, 2008

Big congratulations on your winning image, Ann! #5833442

Colette M. Metcalf April 24, 2008

Congratulations!!!! #5833622

Alan L. Borror April 24, 2008

Congratulations on your wonderful winner, Anna! #5833634

Anna Diederich April 24, 2008

Thank you all so much!! :) #5833806

Erin Appelbaum April 24, 2008

Gorgeous winner Anna. A big congratulations. Peter #5834046

Sarah Goblot April 24, 2008

sweetness Anna! #5834157

Renee Doyle level-classic April 24, 2008

BIG congratulations to you Anna!!!! #5834515

Sam Britt April 24, 2008

Big congratulations on your winner, Anna! #5834635

Elida Gutierrez April 24, 2008

CONGRATULATIONS!!!!
Crystal Rosse Trophy
A Special Trophy for
"The March Winners" #5834724

Nadya Johnson April 24, 2008

Congratulations on your beautiful winner, Anna! #5835004

Anna Diederich April 24, 2008

Thank you so much Peter, Sarah, Renee, Sam, Elida, and Nadya! I appreciate the comments! :) #5835700

Susan Fox April 24, 2008

Congrats on your win Anna! #5837642

Margaret R. Barry April 24, 2008

Congratulations on your beautiful winner, Anna! #5838079

Nobu Nagase April 24, 2008


Congratulations, Anna, on your great win for this beautiful floral shot. #5838298

Dr. Harmeet Singh April 24, 2008

Heartiest congratulations,Anna.. #5838679

Anna Diederich April 25, 2008

Thank you so much Susan, Margaret, Nobi, and Harmeet! #5839582

Nadine A. Lewis level-classic April 25, 2008

FANTASTIC Winner!!! CONGRATULATIONS!!! <>< #5841222

Vladan D. Djordjevic April 25, 2008

terrific color, lighting, detail and effects. #5841228

Heidi Brand April 26, 2008

Congrats Anna, beautiful winner. #5844820

Anna Diederich April 26, 2008

Thank you so much Nadine, Vladan, and Heidi! :) #5844986

Ujjwal Mukherjee level-classic April 26, 2008

Huge congratulations on your beautiful Winner,Anna!
I was away on vacation and hence the delay. Just started catching up with the comments now. #5846430

"emmanuel ""nolax""" N. Montemar April 27, 2008

BIG CONGRATULATIONS, Anna!! #5850743

Renata Gusciora April 29, 2008

Congratulations Anna! This is wonderful! #5858432

Cheryl E. Molennor May 04, 2008

Please accept my late congratulations. Mycomputer has been down. #5881733

Mitzie Loland May 07, 2008

Congratulations on this lovely photo - great work Anna!! #5893572

Anna Diederich May 07, 2008

Thank you so much Ujjwal, Nolax, Renata, Cheryl, and Mitzie! I do appreciate your kindness!

Cheryl no worries over here! I hope you got your computer fixed....I know what it's like for a computer to be down! #5895022


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Description

ISO 250, f/3.5, 1/4000
Lensbaby effect done in PS (if I did it correctly! :) )

Exif: F Number: 3.5, Exposure Bias Value: +0, Exposure Time: 1/4000, Flash: flash did not fire, ISO: 250, White Balance: auto white balance, Focal Length: 180mm, Camera Model: Canon EOS 30D

Uploaded on September 04, 2007

BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner


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