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Zesty Zinnia
  Zesty Zinnia
Zesty Zinnia
POTD September 25 2012
Sometimes the camera provides a real surprise in the image. These are zinnias with the background provided by a blue spruce in my yard. No color filters or textures have been added.

© Heather Loewenhardt
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Carolyn J. Connolly
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    You chose just a PERFECT title for this lively-looking floral image, Heather!! I *really* LOVE the colours, light, selective dof, textures AND details here!! :-)

8/18/2012 12:25:48 AM

Tammy M. Anderson
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Beautiful colors, dof and details.

8/18/2012 3:59:54 AM

Doug Pignet
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beautiful colors and lighting...nicely done

8/18/2012 4:52:42 AM

Connie J. Bagot
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What a beautiful flower! I especially love the repetition of it in the background.

8/18/2012 10:43:18 AM

David Phalen
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Excellent colors, clarity and DOF!! Beautiful!!

8/18/2012 6:40:07 PM

Emile Abbott
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Outstanding color and presentation Heather.

8/21/2012 3:15:32 PM

Sabrina L. Ryan
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Wow, what color! Wonderful image, Heather

8/27/2012 7:30:27 PM

Michelle Alton
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Hey...congratulations on this luscious POTD selection! It's on its way now!

9/25/2012 3:31:41 AM

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9/25/2012 3:36:05 AM

Usman Bajwa
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Great colors and dof, Heather. CONGRATZ on the POTD!!!


9/25/2012 3:42:24 AM

Gord MacEachern
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Big congrats Heather!!

9/25/2012 3:49:19 AM

Christine R. Lobsinger
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My GOD....
What beauty!
Congratulations On YOUR POTD Heather!!!
Simply Stunning!
Smiling With YOU,

9/25/2012 3:50:43 AM

Tammy M. Anderson
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Beautiful POTD. Congrats, Heather.

9/25/2012 3:59:20 AM

Katarina Mansson
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Congratulations on your beautiful, colorful, successful POTD Heather!

9/25/2012 4:09:21 AM

Amy M. Wilson
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Beautiful... big congratualtions on your well-deserved POTD, Heather!!!

9/25/2012 4:12:10 AM

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congrats on the POTD

9/25/2012 4:17:25 AM

Anita N. Hogue
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Oh, soooooo beautiful! Congratulations on your POTD!

9/25/2012 4:21:32 AM

Bojan Bencic
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Beautiful photo, Heather. Congratulations on your POTD!

9/25/2012 4:23:49 AM

Marilyn Cornwell
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It's a delight to see this as POTD! Congratulations, Heather!

9/25/2012 4:27:52 AM

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Beautiful. Congratulations on the POTD.

Mary Lou

9/25/2012 4:31:13 AM

Tammy Espino
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Congrats on this lovely potd :)

9/25/2012 4:32:25 AM

Mary K. Robison
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Congratulations on your POTD, Heather! Lovely floral!

9/25/2012 4:37:24 AM

Leslie McLain
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Congrats on a beautiful POTD, Heather.

9/25/2012 4:48:25 AM

Carol Eade
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Beautiful color and detail, Heather, congratulations on your POTD!

9/25/2012 5:03:44 AM

Joseph T. Pilonero
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Perfect focal depth and spectacular color in both flower and background, with just enough detail in the background. Fabulous work! TED

9/25/2012 5:05:30 AM

Karen Celella
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Congratulations on your beautifully bold POTD, Heather!

9/25/2012 5:22:16 AM

Mary Timman
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How beautiful and such brilliant colors!
I've been out of here all summer, guess it's time to jump in again as soon as I get some pictures! Enjoy looking at your work again.
Congratulations on POTD! Well deserved honor.

9/25/2012 5:24:52 AM

Carol Flisak
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Beautiful floral image, Heather... wonderful color, clarity, comp and DOF! Congrats on your POTD!

9/25/2012 5:29:29 AM

Jill Odice
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Congrats on your POTD Heather! Mother Natures own kind of fireworks!

9/25/2012 5:34:11 AM

Millieanne A. Talarico
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Awesome floral color, and beautiful image, Heather~!

9/25/2012 5:43:31 AM

Terry Cervi
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Congrats on your beautiful POTD, Heather!

9/25/2012 5:49:45 AM

Ellen Hodges
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Huge congrats, Heather, on POTD!!!!

9/25/2012 6:12:03 AM

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Gorgeous colors and details! Huge congrats on your POTD!

9/25/2012 6:43:46 AM

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Heather, Love this image! It is fireworks in a flower form! Love the hues & tones in the background!
Congrats on your POTD!

9/25/2012 6:49:19 AM

Heather Loewenhardt
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Thank you all so much for your kind comments. This definitely made my day.

9/25/2012 7:19:24 AM

Nancy L. Green
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CONGRATULATIONS Heather, this is one AWESOME floral!! <><

9/25/2012 7:52:26 AM

Nikki McDonald
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Gorgeous - really pops, Heather. Congratulations on the POTD.

9/25/2012 8:15:43 AM

Kathy Wesserling
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Spectacular! It almost looks like those gorgeous Austrian wood carvings that are painted. Good job on this POTD image, Heather.

9/25/2012 8:19:04 AM

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9/25/2012 8:48:20 AM

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A beautiful image, Heather - congratulations on your fantastic POTD!

9/25/2012 8:49:37 AM

Mitch Spence
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A brilliant summer bloom, Heather. Congratulations on the POTD.

9/25/2012 9:21:07 AM

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Beautiful flowers. Great job on photographing them.

9/25/2012 10:42:22 AM

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Beautiful! Congratulations on the POTD!

9/25/2012 11:44:50 AM

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A belated Congratulations on this beauty being the POTD. Way to go my friend.

9/25/2012 12:53:49 PM

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Congrats Heather on this Stunning POTD!

9/25/2012 2:17:40 PM

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Congratulations Heather on this beautiful image. The color and clarity of the zinnia are fabulous...selective focus and blurred background are terrific. Kudos to you and the blue spruce for a great capture and great background respectively :-)

9/25/2012 5:24:03 PM

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Ohhh Heather! This is absolutely gorgeous!! Congrats on your POTD!

jo ann c.

9/25/2012 6:27:23 PM

Amanda D. Austwick
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Love the detail, bright colors and selective DOF.

9/25/2012 6:39:21 PM

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WTG Heather! HUGE congratulations on this stunning POTD!!!

9/26/2012 11:55:58 AM

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Congratulations, Heather. Wonderful colors and selective depth of field. Just gorgeous!


9/27/2012 4:15:51 PM

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Congratulations on your beautiful POTD, Heather

9/27/2012 8:29:12 PM

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Congrats on your stunning POTD Heather!! Well done!

9/30/2012 6:11:46 AM

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