Melissa G. Meiselman May 30, 2009

Dynamic and eye catching macro with the dazzling red petals seeming to pop right out of the frame, Sam!! Great job with this shot!! #1134664

Judy A. Lawhon May 30, 2009

Amazing macro work with beautiful color, Sam!! #7579139

Tammy M. Anderson level-deluxe May 30, 2009

Gorgeous bright colours and SF. Beautifully done, Sam. #7579269

Marcel J. Fernandez May 30, 2009

Sam, this is a beauty with great color and DOF. #7579271

Shelly A. Van Camp level-classic May 30, 2009

Very Pretty! Great colors too!! #7579399

Pamela Shane May 30, 2009

A stunning floral Sam!! Lovely colors,
wonderful use of focus, great DoF. #7579416

ROLAN NARMAN May 30, 2009

Gorgeous and colorful macro Sam! A beauty! #7579465

Janet McNeil level-classic May 30, 2009

Beautiful colorful macro that does seem to pop right off the screen!!! #7579546

Janet Daniel level-classic May 30, 2009

I always love your florals, Sam! Beautiful close up with wonderful color! #7579692

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna May 30, 2009

Beautiful shot, Sam!!! :-) k #7579706

Carol Sawyer May 30, 2009

Beautiful macro, color and DOF, Sam!!! #7579767

Anita Hogue May 30, 2009

A really stunning macro, Sam! #7579861

Carol L. Fowler May 30, 2009

Wow- awesome composition and colors. #7579912

Ron McEwan May 30, 2009

A big WOW! here Sam, I went back over your gallery, boy I have missed some great work of yours, all look so wonderful, a real treat for the eyes and soul. #7580076

Julianne Bradford May 30, 2009

Wow 2 Sam! This is a real example of a macro to the max! Wonderful work! #7580210

Julie Burnett May 30, 2009

Terrific macro, Sam. Your angle really showcases the complexity of the petals, rarely seen!! #7580211

Sam Britt May 30, 2009

Thanks Melissa, Judy, Tammy, Marcel, Shelly, Pamela, Rolan, Janet, Kitty, Carol S, Anita, Carol F, Ron, Julianne & Julie! #7580369

Christina N. Seuser May 30, 2009

Amazing macro with terrific DOF, color and detail! #7580392

Tammy Espino May 30, 2009

You have a ay with the flowers!! Awesome~ #7580525

Sam Britt May 30, 2009

Thanks Christina & Tammy! #7580563

Gina Cormier level-classic May 31, 2009

Awesome macro with wonderful color and detail!!! #7581163

Eugenio Diaz May 31, 2009

Beautiful Colours!!!!!!!!!
Great details and light!
Awesome shot, Sam! #7581623

Sam Britt May 31, 2009

Thanks Gina & Eugenio! #7581655

frank w. degenhardt level-classic May 31, 2009

Sam- What an excellent use of pov and getting that awesome dof. I love the look that you came up with for this. Beautiful textures, love the brilliant blue background, and the vived red of the flowers.
Creative work my friend.
Have a wonderful day, take care. #7581914

Ken Jarvis May 31, 2009

Amazing macro, Samantha! #7582672

Patrick Rouzes level-classic May 31, 2009

INCREDIBLE dof, focus, colors, & comp here, Sam!!! Amazing work, as usual!!! #7582738

Ellen Hodges level-deluxe May 31, 2009

Love the pov and dof on this beauty, Sam! #7583002

Sam Britt May 31, 2009

Thank you Frank, Ken, Patrick & Ellen! #7583046

Tammy Scott May 31, 2009

This is one fantastic macro...terrific focus and DOF! #7583171

Sam Britt May 31, 2009

Thanks Tammy! #7583302

Tammy D. Ferren level-classic June 01, 2009

Beautiful! Love the details, colors and pov on this Samantha! #7585121

Debra R. Harder June 02, 2009

This is so BEAUTIFUL, Sam! Your DOF, POV, colors, lighting, details and composition are fantastic. Gorgeous image!! Deb #7588991

Sam Britt June 02, 2009

Thank you Tammy & Deb! #7591302

Leslie McLain level-deluxe July 30, 2010

Terrrific colors, perspective, and DOF, Sam. #8794863

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-deluxe August 13, 2010

Very nice Sam! Congratulations on your finalist!!! #8828700

Sam Britt August 13, 2010

Thanks Leslie & Donna! #8828740

Nikki McDonald level-classic August 13, 2010

Wonderful selective focus and great lines, Sam. Congratulations on the finalist and good luck in the next round. #8829389

JO ANN CLEVELAND August 14, 2010

Congratulations on this outstanding finalist Sam!

jo ann c. #8830319

Stefania Barbier level-addict August 14, 2010

wonderful finalist, congratulations! #8830813

Marilyn Cornwell level-deluxe August 14, 2010

Congratulations! This is a wonderful Finalist - so glad you resubmitted!!! #8831543

Melissa G. Meiselman August 14, 2010

stunning finalist,Sam, congratulations!!! #8832619

Nancyj E. Hovey level-classic August 14, 2010

on your very deserving FINALIST! 8o) #8832988

Sharon Sawyer August 14, 2010

Brilliant, Sam!!! Congratulations on another beautiful finalist and all the best in the next round! #8834031

Leslie McLain level-deluxe August 16, 2010

Congrats on your beautiful winner, Sam. #8839873

Susan Fox August 16, 2010

Congratulations on your win! #8839901

Susan Candelario August 16, 2010

Big Congratz & well deserved, Sam! #8839958

Renee Doyle level-classic August 16, 2010

Big congratulations on this wonderful winner Sam!!! #8840001

Agnes Fegan level-deluxe August 16, 2010

Congratulations Sam!!! #8840045

Sharon Sawyer August 16, 2010

Whooooooo Hooooooooooo!!! WTG, Sam! HUGE congratulations on your well deserved SECOND PLACE WIN!!! #8840091

August 16, 2010

A Very Big Congratulations to you Sam on your outstanding 2nd Place Gold award. A very deserving win for an outstanding photo. Well done. And thank you always for your nice comments on my images.

Brian #8840096

Kay Beausoleil level-deluxe August 16, 2010

Congratulations on your win, Sam -- wonderful use of DOF! #8840156

Jessica Jenney August 16, 2010

Congratulations, Sam on your beautiful win! #8840176

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna August 16, 2010

Fantastic July Winner, Sam! :-) k #8840275

Patrick Rouzes level-classic August 16, 2010

Sam, CONGRATULATIIONS on this incredible WINNER! WTG, my friend! #8840297

Carol L. Fowler August 16, 2010

Congrats on the WIN! #8840365

Carol Eade level-addict August 16, 2010

Congratulations on your beautiful winning image, Sam! #8840473

Melissa G. Meiselman August 16, 2010

VERRRy impressive shot, Sam!! Big congratulations on your win!! #8840480

Nancyj E. Hovey level-classic August 16, 2010

on your very deserving

Anita Hogue August 16, 2010

A fantastic image, Sam!

C O N G R A T U L A T I O N S on your win! #8840620

Deborah C. Lewinson level-addict August 16, 2010

Your resubmit paid off, Sam! Hardy congrats on this wonderful winner!
Debby #8840625

Monnie Ryan August 16, 2010

Congratulations on your win, Sam! #8840752

Tammy Espino August 16, 2010

Congrats :) #8840847

Renata Gusciora August 16, 2010

Big congratulations on your awesome winner,Sam!!!:-) #8840882

Randy D. Dinkins level-deluxe August 16, 2010

Great shot!!! Big congrats on your win! #8840926

Debra R. Harder August 16, 2010

WTG, Sam! Huge congratulations on your BEAUTIFUL GOLD WINNER! Deb #8840955

David Phalen August 16, 2010

BIG Congrats on a beautiful Winner!! #8841044

Melissa McCabe August 16, 2010

So eye catching! Nicely done Sam, congrats : ) -mm #8841091

Sam Britt August 16, 2010

Thanks everyone! This was definitely a surprise. #8841167

Steve M. Harrington August 16, 2010

Good on you, Sam! :)
Steve #8841311

Terry Cervi level-classic August 16, 2010

Congrats on your beautiful win, Sam! #8841568

Nadia Paul August 16, 2010

Wonderful macro with great comp Sam - congrats on your win! #8841746

Ellen Hodges level-deluxe August 16, 2010

Huge congrats on your fabulous win, Sam!!! #8841774

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic August 16, 2010

Huge CONGRATZ on your Second Place Gold win, Sam. WTG!

UB. #8842022

Bojan Bencic level-classic August 16, 2010

Congratulations on your fantastic winner, Samantha. #8842025

Courtenay Vanderbilt August 17, 2010

Outstanding Sam! Congratulations! #8842213

Stefania Barbier level-addict August 17, 2010

congratulations on your gorgeous winner! #8842396

Sandy Stigliano August 17, 2010

Congrats Sam, looks 3D! #8842465

R. J. Laudenbacher level-classic August 17, 2010

Wonderful Sam! Congratulations on your win! #8842516

frank w. degenhardt level-classic August 17, 2010

What a beautiful look at the tips of these flowers. Congratulations on the Second Place Win my friend. Way to go. #8842651

Gina Cormier level-classic August 17, 2010


Datha Y. Thompson August 17, 2010

C O N G R A T U L A T I O N S ! ! ! #8842837

Mitch Spence level-classic August 17, 2010

Congratulation to you, Sam, on the gold win! #8843345

Shelly A. Van Camp level-classic August 17, 2010

Beautiful!! Congrats! #8843656

Kathy Salerni level-classic August 17, 2010

Huge congrats on your well deserved Gold win, Sam! #8844709

Valentin M. Armianu August 17, 2010

Amazing winner!!! Congratulations Sam!! #8844769

Ann Coates level-classic August 17, 2010

Congratulations on your terrific win Sam. #8844915

anonymous August 18, 2010

Congratulations Sam on your awesome winning image! #8845510

Erica Murphy level-deluxe August 18, 2010

Congratulations on your WINNER Sam!! Beautiful image with a very interesting POV and DOF! #8845930

Cindy Bendush level-classic August 18, 2010

Big congratulations on your excellent win Sam! #8847163

Tarun Bose August 19, 2010

Big congrats Sam, for your winner. #8848637

Phyllis H. Burchett August 19, 2010

Congrats on this fantastic win Sam! #8849301

Nancy (Peaches) Harker August 20, 2010

HUGE congrats on your BEAUTIFUL Win!!! #8850446

Mike Clime August 20, 2010

Congratulations on your winner! #8851463

Lindley Johnson level-classic August 21, 2010

Terrific DOF and color in this fantastic Second Place win! Congratulations, Sam! #8852595

Emile Abbott level-deluxe August 24, 2010

Great color and selective focus Sam. Congrats. #8859627

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Originally submitted to Details & Macro, resubmitted to Flowers category July 2010

Exif: F Number: 3.5, Exposure Bias Value: -0.33, ExposureTime: 4/10 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 100, White balance: Manual white balance, FocalLength: 60.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS DIGITAL REBEL XTi

Uploaded on May 30, 2009 All Time Best Photo Contest Editor's Pick Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner

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