© Dan Holm


Uploaded: October 28, 2004


They grew up together. They have similar roots. They were part of the same bunch and even shared the same flower bed. But as they blossomed, it became obvious they each saw things in a different light.


Jordi Delgado October 28, 2004

How beautifl, Dan!! Love your flower shots!! :-)) #182809

S J October 28, 2004

This is great! Just great, Dan! Outstanding capture with such clarity and lighting against the dark BG! Wonderful composition! I love it! #873818

Mary K. Robison October 28, 2004

VERY creative image, Dan! Love the clarity and colors, and the juxtaposition with a b & w version. Well done! #873823

Gerda Grice level-deluxe October 28, 2004

Really lovely, Dan! The colours and clarity of the yellow flower are outstanding, and I love the way the desaturated daisy and the beautifully coloured one complement each other. #873827

Kenton L. Elliott October 28, 2004

This is superb work, Dan! Not only in your image, composition and effects, but in the subtle and meaningful description. Excellent! #873845

Iva Villi October 28, 2004

Nice work Dan! :o) #873856

Donna Roberts October 28, 2004

Really clever use of b&w and colour.
I like it !
Donna (from "downunder") #873864

Leanne M.E. Boyd October 28, 2004

Beautiful shot, Dan! #873894

Donald K. Cherry level-classic October 28, 2004

Interesting use of selective coloring...nice! #873913

Paul Michko October 28, 2004

Great image, Dan. Love the selective coloring. #873930

Tom Andersen October 28, 2004

Beautiful, Dan! Like the commentary too! #874003

Cathy Gregor October 28, 2004

Love it, Dan!
-cathy #874024

Colette M. Metcalf October 28, 2004

Beautiful!! Great use of SC!! #874112

Bonnie C. Lackey October 28, 2004

How wonderful, Dan! Love the "biographies" too :-) #874125

Allan L. Whitehead October 28, 2004

Marvelous photograph and presentation, Dan, I love the colors, the composition, the story, and the bg DoF. Very well done, my very dear friend - your good friend, Allan #874130

Diane Addonizio level-classic October 28, 2004

Wonderful perspective, Dan!! #874211

Karma Wilson October 28, 2004

Great picture and narrative Dan!

Karma #874326

Kathryn (Love) Scheet October 28, 2004

this is an awesome image Dan! - great contrasts, details, clarity, perspective, .........
:) #874340

Candice C. Calhoun level-deluxe October 28, 2004

Your artistry and photo philosophy are incredibly inspiring!

Thanks for sharing your spirit with us...

Candice #874348

Janet Detota October 28, 2004

I can sure relate to this! :-) Fabulous presentation, Dan! #874394

Paul C. Gazzanigo October 28, 2004

Very nice, Dan! #874507

Ellen Peach level-classic October 28, 2004

Excellent work, Dan! #874574

Wendy M. Amdahl level-deluxe October 28, 2004

Very neat and different image Dan...great narrative as well! #874591

Jessica McCollam October 28, 2004

Dan, this is FABULOUS!!!! I love your title and your detailed decsription also!! #874822

Joy M. Holster October 28, 2004

I love it! #874832

Stacey A. Bates October 28, 2004

Beautiful Dan!! #874906

April Bryant October 28, 2004

Nicely said. Great shot of the two, at different angles even! #874907

Susan T. Parady October 28, 2004

Super image, Dan. Well done!!! #874958

Brinn MacDougall October 28, 2004

A true story teller..through your camera and your mind..a great combo, Dan!! #874991

Danilo Piccioni October 28, 2004

Cool ! #874999

Jonna Bergström October 28, 2004

Beautiful! Love it! #875005

cj patterson October 28, 2004

Excellent image Dan! #875012

Sandra Wehrman October 28, 2004

simple, graceful and very creative! #875049

Marcie A. Fowler October 28, 2004

Fabulous image, title, and story line Dan. Great use of effects as well as a wonderful display of creativity. Fantastic work!! #875074

Patricia Marroquin October 28, 2004

I love your writing just as much as I love your creative imagery, Dan! This is so beautiful. Well done! :-) #875103

Mellanie October 28, 2004

Beautiful, Dan! I love it and always love your little narratives! #875233

Jessica Hughes October 28, 2004

Great idea, Dan! Love your creativity! This is very nice! #875235

Cindy Cone October 28, 2004

Awesome image, Dan! Most of all, I love your commentary! #875327

Nobu Nagase October 28, 2004

Great concept great work, Dan!!! #875489

saeed shahin kia October 28, 2004

Wonderful colors ,clarity and composition Dan!!! #875498

Terry R. Hatfield October 28, 2004

Beautiful Image Dan:-) #875546

Dan Holm level-classic October 28, 2004

Jordi, Sanjay, Mary, Gerda, Kenton, Iva, Donna, Leanne, Donald, Paul, Tom, Cathy, Colette, Bonnie, Allan, Diane, Karma, Kathryn, Candice, Janet, Paul, Ellen, wendy, Jessica, Joy, Stacey, April, Susan, Brinn, Danilo, Jonna, Carol, Sandra, Marcie, Patricia, Mellanie, Jessica, Cindy, Nobi, Saeed and Terry: Thank you all VERY much for your generous feedback and supportive comments! I sincerely appreciate it!! #875570

Kathleen F. Greer October 28, 2004

Beautiful unique image Dan!! Super job!! #875584

Deborah C. Lewinson level-addict October 28, 2004

Outstanding image and presentation, Dan, and lovely message!!

-Debby #875607

Dan Holm level-classic October 28, 2004

Thanks very much, Kathleen and Debby! I truly appreciate your feedback! #875639

Stephen Zacker October 28, 2004

Great idea, very creative and well done! #875666

Robin L. Wehrman October 28, 2004

Beautiful image, Dan! Very simple but elegant, very well done:-) #875678

Dan Holm level-classic October 28, 2004

Thank you so much, Stephen and Robin! I appreciate it! #875719

Janet S Weaver October 28, 2004

Great eye Dan! Very creative and a wonderful capture!! #875737

Darren K. Fisher level-classic October 28, 2004

Beautifully done Dan and very creative. #875886

Dan Holm level-classic October 28, 2004

Thanks, Janet and Darren! Glad you like it! I appreciate your feedback! #875975

Brenda W. LaFleur level-deluxe October 28, 2004

Hi Dan! Like the image but absolutely LOVE your description. So very creative. Excellent! #875985

Dan Holm level-classic October 28, 2004

Thank you, Brenda!! I truly appreciate it! #875986

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-deluxe October 28, 2004

You have such a great imagination. Well executed image Dan!! #875996

Dan Holm level-classic October 28, 2004

Thank so much for your kind words, feedback and support, Donna! I appreciate it very much! #876028

Anette Linnea Rasmussen October 29, 2004

Beautiful work Dan, love the shot!
Great colors, light and composition in this!

Best wishes Linnea #876575

Dan Holm level-classic October 29, 2004

Thank you Linnea! I appreciate it! #877389

Diane Dupuis October 30, 2004

Dan - did you pull a Diane and go out to buy yourself some flowers so you could take pictures of them!!! You know I love these!!
You did a fantastic job on this! Congrats!! #878231

Dan Holm level-classic October 30, 2004

I confess! I'm guilty of a commiting a Diane in ther first degree! ... Thanks so much for your feedback, Diane! Glad you like it! #878237

Phil Sauvey October 30, 2004


Very beautiful and WONDERFUL detail! You have such an awesome way with wording your presentations! I enjoy your titles as much as your photos! It adds that little extra. #879389

Sharon Day level-classic November 03, 2004

Just wonderful, Dan!!! I really love this one! Great job!!! #888964

Dan Holm level-classic November 03, 2004

Thank you so very much, Phillip and Sharon! I truly appreciate your feedback! #888968

Carol Engstrom level-addict November 25, 2004

Congrats on your POTD, Dan!! Great shot. #936750

Dan Holm level-classic November 25, 2004

Thanks so much, Carol! This is the first I've head about it! Honestly, I'm thrilled! #936754

Danilo Piccioni November 25, 2004

Congrats! On your GREAT POTD!!!!

Danilo #936758

Dan Holm level-classic November 25, 2004

Thank you, Danilo!! I appreciate it! #936762

Kip T. Berger November 25, 2004

Congratulations Dan on the POTD! Superb image and love the detail. Like your commentary in the discription also. #936763

Dan Holm level-classic November 25, 2004

Thanks, Kip! I'm glad you like it!! #936764

Stanley J. Contrades November 25, 2004

CONGRATULATIONS on your image being chosen as the POTD, Dan!! Great job!!
Stan #936767

Dan Holm level-classic November 25, 2004

Thank you, Stan!! I appreciate it very much! #936768

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-deluxe November 25, 2004

Hi Dan!! Congratulations on another photo of the day win!! Well deserved!! #936769

Dan Holm level-classic November 25, 2004

Thanks so very much, Donna! I appreciate it! #936774

Susie Peek-Swint November 25, 2004

Very striking Dan ~ many congrats on POTD! Happy Thanksgiving to you also! #936779

Dan Holm level-classic November 25, 2004

Thank you, Susan! Happy Thanksgiving to you, too!! #936781

Sharon Day level-classic November 25, 2004

Congratulations on your POTD, Dan!!! Happy Thanksgiving! #936785

Dan Holm level-classic November 25, 2004

Thanks, Sharon!! Have a good one! #936787

Blanca Acosta November 25, 2004

I've seen many wonderful Dan's flowers; what impresses me most is his poetry, but in image and words. #936804

Allan L. Whitehead November 25, 2004

Dan, congratulations on this terrific "POTD" selection. It is very well deserved and I'm very proud of this for you. Well done - your friend, Alla #936809

Wally Orlowsky November 25, 2004

Congratulations on this POTD, Dan! #936811

Kathryn (Love) Scheet November 25, 2004

congratulations on POTD Dan!! #936815

Diane Dupuis November 25, 2004

WOW - Dan - I'm so pleased to see this chosen as POTD! Congrats! #936838

Dorothy Neumann November 25, 2004

The Comment King does it again! Congratulations on your POTD, Dan. Excuse me for not staying tuned to the deluge of comments yet to come. Great recognition for someone who is as generous in his praise of others as he is talented in both written and photographic form! (That seems kind of garbled, but I'm not awake yet). #936864

Kathleen N. Nelson November 25, 2004

Beautiful image, Dan. Congratulations on your POTD. Also, Happy Thanksgiving! #936884

Tom Andersen November 25, 2004

Congratulations on POTD, Dan! Great shot! #936887

Donna L. Cuic November 25, 2004

Well what do ya know, POTD for you Dan, how awesome. Congratulations!! AND I can see why it is POTD the photo is outstanding! #936890

Kathleen Clemons November 25, 2004

Congrats to you, Dan! #936906

Patricia A. Kuniega November 25, 2004

I never understood social ambiguity among flowers, but this image explains it all! ; ) Congratulations on this excellent POTD Dan! Happy Thanksgiving too! #936928

Ed Heaton November 25, 2004

Hello Dan,
Great title to go along with the terrific image..

Congrats on POTD! #936938

William C. Raco level-classic November 25, 2004

Congratulations, Dan
This is a beautiful work.

bill #936950

Patty Razonable November 25, 2004

Congratulations on your POTD!! Beautiful image and presentation!
Patty #936995

Claudia Kuhn level-classic November 25, 2004

Beautiful Dan, congrats on your POTD!
Happy Thanksgiving too! #936997

Jeff Lovinger level-addict November 25, 2004

Dan, congrats on your photo of the day. "Simply Beautiful" and great description. Happy Thanksgiving.
Jeff #937001

Dolores Neilson November 25, 2004

Poetic...love how you've personified these gerberas....creative and well done! My sincerest congrats for another potd!! #937007

November 25, 2004

Such a beautiful photo..you deseve this one.. It is simple yet elegant .. I love yuor description.. cindy #937011

Terry R. Hatfield November 25, 2004

Congrats On Your POTD Dan! #937050

Peggy Wolff November 25, 2004

Congrats on your potd Dan! And nice shot on my favorite flower! #937057

Amy N. Cappelli November 25, 2004

Well deserved POTD, Dan! Happy Thanksgiving, friend! #937059

Murry Grigsby November 25, 2004

Congrats on your POTD Dan!! #937071

Darren K. Fisher level-classic November 25, 2004

Congratulations on your POD Dan. Happy Thanksgiving!!! #937076

Deborah C. Lewinson level-addict November 25, 2004

Congratulations on this wonderful POTD, Dan! I also ditto Dorothy's comment!

Happy Thanksgiving!
Debby #937077

Gloria B. Wood November 25, 2004

Congrats Dan! A Wonderful Thanksgiving morning for you!
Glo #937087

Lucia De Giovanni November 25, 2004

Congratulations on your POTD Dan! So very well deserved! #937108

Wendy Stevenson November 25, 2004

A big congrats on your POTD Dan. And your narrative is so cute!! #937135

Charlene Bayerle November 25, 2004

Congratulations on your POTD Dan!!!!!
Well deserved!!!! #937141

Debra Booth November 25, 2004

Congrats on your POTD, Dan!! #937149

Casey A. Hanson November 25, 2004

Congrats on yout POTD! Happy Thanksgiving to you and yours, Dan. Have a wonderful day! #937150

Alisha May Furbish November 25, 2004

Georgous, Dan!!!!! #937219

Nobu Nagase November 25, 2004

Congratulations, Dan!
Have a wonderful Thanksgiving Day!!! #937258

Charlotte English November 25, 2004

Great creativity......I love the contrast and love the caption. #937271

Leanne M.E. Boyd November 25, 2004

Congratulations Dan! #937273

Brenda W. LaFleur level-deluxe November 25, 2004

Congrats on your POTD, Dan. Love it! #937302

November 25, 2004

Excellent composition Dan,i like the contrast between the two daisy's and the black BG,good work,keep it flowing. #937421

Evy Johansen level-classic November 25, 2004

Congratulations on your well deserved POTD win, Dan! Beautiful image and wonderful work! #937480

Carol Brill November 25, 2004

Dan, congratulations on your very well-deserved POTD! #937498

Janet S Weaver November 25, 2004

Congrats Dan on your POTD!!! #937504

Patrick Campbell November 25, 2004

Excellent, Dan! Congrats! #937567

John Connolly November 25, 2004

Great work Dan. Congratulations on your POTD. #937585

Denys November 25, 2004

Trés Classe Dan! Bravo encore!J'adore
Congratulations on another photo POTD #937591

Janet Detota November 25, 2004

Congratulations, Dan!! #937592

Kevin Nugent November 25, 2004

Congrats Dan on the photo of the day! Superb image! #937708

Dale Ann Cubbage November 25, 2004

Beautiful Dan I just love this! Congrats on the POTD~ You are the man!~

da #937719

Elisabeth A. Gay November 25, 2004

Very beautiful Dan, so original. Congrats on photo of the day!!
Ann #937729

Gerda Grice level-deluxe November 25, 2004

Many congratulations on your very well deserved POTD for this lovely image! #937740

Audrea Telkamp November 25, 2004

Beautiful composition Dan!! Congratulations!! #938064

Dan Holm level-classic November 26, 2004

Wow! Thank you ALL for your overwhelming and exceptionally generous comments and sentiments! I sincerely apprecate it! #938233

Cindy Paquette November 26, 2004

Gorgeous Dan! A wonderful compliment from the judges...Congratulations on POTD!! #938588

Pamela K November 26, 2004

I'm a little behind... Excellent composition and great selective coloring! Very well done! Congrats on POTD!

Pam #939098

Kathleen R. Struckle November 26, 2004

Just beautiful Dan!! Very creative and well done. congrats on POTD!! #939974

Kristen McKain November 27, 2004

GORGEOUS! Congrats on your POTD! #940378

Nancy Grace Chen November 27, 2004

Lovely form and symbolism, Dan. A late congrats to you on your POTD!

Nancy #941600

Pu Chen November 28, 2004

Congratulations, Dan! #941783

Humayun Rizwan November 28, 2004

BEAUTIFUL, Dan. Love the composition with the dark background. Congratulations #942061

Joy M. Holster November 29, 2004

I'm late with my congratulations but here it is! And well deserved! I love this shot and your narrative. #944098

Mary K. Robison November 29, 2004

Just joined the newsletter...belated CONGRATULATIONS on this making POTD, Dan!! #944943

Jane Summa December 03, 2004

Congratulations, Dan, on POTD!!! I'm still out of town and checking my email, finally..CONGRATS!!!!! #952054

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