Photo Discussion

Sort most recent comments first

To discuss a photo, sign up as a BetterPhoto member or log in.

Tiny Curl

BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest Finalist
 
Tiny Curl
Tiny Curl
Finalist
5/31/06
Details & Macro

The stamen of a little firewitch flower. Taken with a 105mm macro lens and a 50mm Canon lens reversed on the front of the macro lens.
© Sharon  Day
Nikon D70 Digital ...

 
 
 
Donna W. Neal
BetterPhoto Member Since: 10/8/2003
    WOW...I love this one Sharon. Really beautiful!


To love this question, log in above
5/31/2006 4:04:44 AM

 
Rose Bailey  

This is highly unique. Outstanding!


To love this comment, log in above
5/31/2006 4:09:14 AM

 
Carla Metzler
BetterPhoto Member Since: 9/13/2004
 

Gorgeous, Sharon!


To love this comment, log in above
5/31/2006 4:27:02 AM

 
Paul Michko
BetterPhoto Member Since: 3/23/2004
 

Stunning macro, Sharon.


To love this comment, log in above
5/31/2006 5:06:01 AM

 
Carolyn Foster Spano
BetterPhoto Member Since: 8/6/2003
 

Simply gorgeous.


To love this comment, log in above
5/31/2006 5:13:22 AM

 
Kirsten Kiki Kjaer
BetterPhoto Member Since: 3/18/2006
Contact Kirsten Kiki
Kirsten Kiki's Gallery
 

WOW. This is beautiful. What a fantastic macro shot. And the colors are just unbelievable.


To love this comment, log in above
5/31/2006 7:33:38 AM

 
Wendy Stevenson
BetterPhoto Member Since: 3/28/2004
Contact Wendy
Wendy's Gallery
 

This is just gorgeous Sharon! So delicate in compositon and striking in colour! Superb macro and a winner for sure!!


To love this comment, log in above
5/31/2006 1:38:14 PM

 
Stacey M
BetterPhoto Member Since: 10/8/2004
 

WHOA Sharon. This is fantastic!!!


To love this comment, log in above
5/31/2006 3:56:42 PM

 
Judy S. Fung
BetterPhoto Member Since: 6/3/2004
 

Wow, beautiful, Sharon!


To love this comment, log in above
5/31/2006 4:28:35 PM

 
Bobbie Davis
BetterPhoto Member Since: 11/10/2004
 

Awesome macro Sharon!


To love this comment, log in above
5/31/2006 5:35:42 PM

 
Sherry S. Boles
BetterPhoto Member Since: 2/28/2005
 

WONDERFUL, Sharon!! The composition is OUTSTANDING!!


To love this comment, log in above
5/31/2006 8:51:45 PM

 
Janine Russell
BetterPhoto Member Since: 6/22/2005
Contact Janine
Janine's Gallery
photosbyjanine.com
 

Sharon, excellent color, detail, lighting and selective focus.


To love this comment, log in above
5/31/2006 9:07:28 PM

 
Graeme Chow
BetterPhoto Member Since: 8/10/2005
 

WHOA! .....SUPER......FANTASTIC...... AND finally ......WINNER next month. I love everything about this. Just perfect! Sharon.


To love this comment, log in above
5/31/2006 11:21:59 PM

 
Sharon  Day
BetterPhoto Member Since: 6/27/2004
Contact Sharon
Sharon 's Gallery
 

Thank you all!!! I appreciate all the super compliments!


To love this comment, log in above
6/3/2006 6:40:21 AM

 
Kara Hendricks
BetterPhoto Member Since: 10/18/2004
Contact Kara
Kara's Gallery
 

Ok, this one caught my eye big time...lol

Your selective focus is out of this world!!.. The bold color and incredible detail... A WOW Shot!!!

Hope the judges feel the same...


To love this comment, log in above
6/3/2006 8:03:49 AM

 
Laurence Saliba
BetterPhoto Member Since: 9/23/2004
Contact Laurence
Laurence's Gallery
 

EXCELLENT macro Sharon!!!!!


To love this comment, log in above
6/3/2006 11:20:53 PM

 
ronda chatelle
BetterPhoto Member Since: 6/29/2004
 

Sharon this is magnificent! Very original; simply complex. Excellent work!!


To love this comment, log in above
6/6/2006 5:22:02 AM

 
Melinda G. Mendez  

I like this very much...the lighting and the composition, how the petal follows the curl of the stamen...just great!!!


To love this comment, log in above
6/7/2006 7:12:07 AM

 
Corinne M. Thompson
BetterPhoto Member Since: 7/31/2005
Contact Corinne
Corinne's Gallery
 

Sharon, this is an awesome capture and beautiful color!


To love this comment, log in above
6/8/2006 9:25:27 AM

 
Melissa Gurdus
BetterPhoto Member Since: 11/24/2005
Contact Melissa
Melissa's Gallery
gurdusphoto.com
 

Terrific macro with stunning colors, Sharon!!!!!


To love this comment, log in above
6/8/2006 9:26:51 AM

 
Sharon  Day
BetterPhoto Member Since: 6/27/2004
Contact Sharon
Sharon 's Gallery
 

Thank you everyone! I appreciate all the great compliments!


To love this comment, log in above
6/8/2006 6:45:49 PM

 
Stan J. Contrades
BetterPhoto Member Since: 9/17/2003
 

CONGRATULATIONS on your "Tiny Curl" being chosen as a Finalist, Sharon!!
Much Aloha,
Stan


To love this comment, log in above
6/20/2006 9:40:34 PM

 
Jim Kinnunen
BetterPhoto Member Since: 12/27/2003
Contact Jim
Jim's Gallery
KinnunenPhoto.com
 

Congratulations on this superb macro, Sharon!!!!!


To love this comment, log in above
6/20/2006 9:51:46 PM

 
Dawn Leslie
BetterPhoto Member Since: 2/9/2006
 

Congratulations on this awesome image!


To love this comment, log in above
6/20/2006 10:03:17 PM

 
Kara Hendricks
BetterPhoto Member Since: 10/18/2004
Contact Kara
Kara's Gallery
 

Ohh I just knew I'd see this here... Congrats Sharon!!


To love this comment, log in above
6/20/2006 10:09:34 PM

 
Corinne M. Thompson
BetterPhoto Member Since: 7/31/2005
Contact Corinne
Corinne's Gallery
 

Sharon, Congrats on your Finalist!


To love this comment, log in above
6/20/2006 10:56:17 PM

 
Graeme Chow
BetterPhoto Member Since: 8/10/2005
 

Big congrats Sharon, as I mentioned earlier this is terrific and hopefully my opinion come true.


To love this comment, log in above
6/20/2006 11:49:10 PM

 
Renee Doyle
BetterPhoto Member Since: 1/16/2005
Contact Renee
Renee's Gallery
renee-doyle-photography.com
 

Congratulations on this stunning image and finalist Sharon!!


To love this comment, log in above
6/21/2006 12:53:20 AM

 
Jenny Bosmans
BetterPhoto Member Since: 5/24/2005
 

Congratulations on this beautiful image and finalist, Sharon!!


To love this comment, log in above
6/21/2006 1:04:15 AM

 
Susan J. Allen
BetterPhoto Member Since: 8/20/2005
Contact Susan
Susan's Gallery
 

That's three finalists this month, right? Or more? Congratulations!


To love this comment, log in above
6/21/2006 2:58:13 AM

 
Robyn Mackenzie
BetterPhoto Member Since: 3/21/2005
 

Sharon, this is one of the best macros I've ever seen! I'm sure we'll see it again in the next round!!! :o) Robyn


To love this comment, log in above
6/21/2006 2:59:04 AM

 
Bobby Ray Goodman
BetterPhoto Member Since: 3/23/2006
Contact Bobby
Bobby's Gallery
 

Congratulations Sharon,Beautiful image!!!!!!!


To love this comment, log in above
6/21/2006 3:43:09 AM

 
Marcie A. Fowler
BetterPhoto Member Since: 10/17/2003
 

Congrats Sharon. THis is an awesome image!!


To love this comment, log in above
6/21/2006 3:45:45 AM

 
Christopher J. Budny
BetterPhoto Member Since: 10/3/2005
chrisbudny.com
 

Congratulations, Sharon! Beautiful job!


To love this comment, log in above
6/21/2006 4:42:55 AM

 
Bobbie Davis
BetterPhoto Member Since: 11/10/2004
 

Congrats Sharon!


To love this comment, log in above
6/21/2006 4:58:09 AM

 
Phil S
BetterPhoto Member Since: 9/27/2003
 

Very beautiful Sharon and well deserving. Congratulations!


To love this comment, log in above
6/21/2006 5:55:16 AM

 
Deb Holmes
BetterPhoto Member Since: 3/20/2004
 

Way to go Sharon, cograts on this lovely finalist!


To love this comment, log in above
6/21/2006 6:01:11 AM

 
Su Sana E. P
BetterPhoto Member Since: 9/20/2004
Contact Su Sana
Su Sana's Gallery
 

Shaon, congratulations on this gorgeous Finalist!!


To love this comment, log in above
6/21/2006 6:33:05 AM

 
Stacey M
BetterPhoto Member Since: 10/8/2004
 

This is my favorite image from May Sharon!! I know we'll be seeing this one again! :-)


To love this comment, log in above
6/21/2006 6:38:17 AM

 
Tonya R. Boles
BetterPhoto Member Since: 7/7/2004
 

Congrats Sharon, love this shot..


To love this comment, log in above
6/21/2006 7:08:22 AM

 
Laura Clay-Ballard
BetterPhoto Member Since: 2/8/2005
 

I'm hoping this gorgeous image makes the gold! really gorgeous! congrats!


To love this comment, log in above
6/21/2006 8:02:53 AM

 
Wendy Stevenson
BetterPhoto Member Since: 3/28/2004
Contact Wendy
Wendy's Gallery
 

Congratulations on this elegant finalist Sharon!!


To love this comment, log in above
6/21/2006 8:06:37 AM

 
Erica Murphy
BetterPhoto Member Since: 9/25/2003
Contact Erica
Erica's Gallery
 

Congratulations Sharon! This is lovely.

Erica


To love this comment, log in above
6/21/2006 8:18:21 AM

 
Judy V. Kennamer
BetterPhoto Member Since: 9/22/2005
Contact Judy
Judy's Gallery
 

TOTALLY beautiful Sharon! Congratulations! Judy


To love this comment, log in above
6/21/2006 8:19:37 AM

 
Terry L. Ellis
BetterPhoto Member Since: 8/20/2004
Contact Terry
Terry's Gallery
terryellisphotography.com
 

Congratulations, Sharon, on this beautiful finalist!


To love this comment, log in above
6/21/2006 9:12:05 AM

 
Laurence Saliba
BetterPhoto Member Since: 9/23/2004
Contact Laurence
Laurence's Gallery
 

Congratulations on this awesome finalist, good luck in the next round Sharon!!!


To love this comment, log in above
6/21/2006 9:24:02 AM

 
Margot Petrowski
BetterPhoto Member Since: 8/14/2004
 

I just love it.....congrats to you!!!!!!


To love this comment, log in above
6/21/2006 11:34:56 AM

 
Claudine Grove
BetterPhoto Member Since: 9/21/2004
 

Beautiful and elegant


To love this comment, log in above
6/21/2006 1:47:58 PM

 
Gen Nagase
BetterPhoto Member Since: 5/31/2003
 

Congratulations on this beauitful finalist!!!


To love this comment, log in above
6/21/2006 2:07:27 PM

 
Jill Flynn
BetterPhoto Member Since: 2/6/2004
Contact Jill
Jill's Gallery
 

Awesome macro Sharon. Love this big time!! Congratulations on your finalist!


To love this comment, log in above
6/21/2006 2:41:08 PM

 
Claudia Kuhn
BetterPhoto Member Since: 3/14/2003
Contact Claudia
Claudia's Gallery
 

Awesome detail and comp Sharon, congrats!


To love this comment, log in above
6/21/2006 3:33:58 PM

 
Ken Smith
BetterPhoto Member Since: 6/11/2005
Contact Ken
Ken's Gallery
 

Congratulations, Sharon.


To love this comment, log in above
6/21/2006 5:14:09 PM

 
Lorri  Shank
BetterPhoto Member Since: 2/19/2005
Contact Lorri
Lorri 's Gallery
 

Congrats on you Finalist, Sharon. I just love this incredible macro abstract. Good luck, Lorri


To love this comment, log in above
6/21/2006 5:50:24 PM

 
Dorothy Neumann
BetterPhoto Member Since: 2/21/2004
Contact Dorothy
Dorothy's Gallery
sallieforthphotos.com
 

Wow, Sharon, this is beautiful!!! Well done!!!


To love this comment, log in above
6/21/2006 6:22:06 PM

 
Rakesh Syal
BetterPhoto Member Since: 7/7/2005
Contact Rakesh
Rakesh's Gallery
 

WOW!! What a deserving finalist, Sharon!! CONGRATS!!


To love this comment, log in above
6/22/2006 8:15:10 AM

 
donna m. weber
worthatleast1000words.com
 

Stunning color and awesome depth of field make this one a real winner, congrats!


To love this comment, log in above
6/22/2006 6:25:20 PM

 
Susana Heide
BetterPhoto Member Since: 7/30/2003
Contact Susana
Susana's Gallery
 

This is STELLAR Sharon!!! What a magnificient capture and detail!!! CONGRATS!!


To love this comment, log in above
6/22/2006 8:43:51 PM

 
Sherry S. Boles
BetterPhoto Member Since: 2/28/2005
 

Congrats, Sharon! I REALLY like this one!!


To love this comment, log in above
6/22/2006 11:00:02 PM

 
Cora Miller
BetterPhoto Member Since: 4/18/2004
Contact Cora
Cora's Gallery
heartsongphotography.com
 

Love the way you composed this with the curves of the petals mimicking the curl of the stamen as if protecting it. Wonderful shot, Sharon! Congratulations!


To love this comment, log in above
6/23/2006 12:10:06 AM

 
Deborah C. Lewinson
BetterPhoto Member Since: 12/25/2003
Contact Deborah
Deborah's Gallery
newjerseyphotos.net
 

Stunning finalist, Sharon, Congratulations!
-Debby


To love this comment, log in above
6/23/2006 2:26:22 PM

 
Terry  R. Hatfield
BetterPhoto Member Since: 1/4/2003
Contact Terry
Terry 's Gallery
 

Excellent Composition And Pinpoint Focus Of The Subject! Congratulations On Your Finalist And A Super Looking Image Sharon,Its Gotta Be Worth A Resubmit:-)


To love this comment, log in above
7/1/2006 7:58:51 AM

 
Melissa Gurdus
BetterPhoto Member Since: 11/24/2005
Contact Melissa
Melissa's Gallery
gurdusphoto.com
 

Congratulations on the stunning finalist!!


To love this comment, log in above
7/1/2006 8:00:40 AM

 
Jen G.
BetterPhoto Member Since: 7/1/2006
 

Just had to throw in my praise for this beautiful photo. Wanted to let you know that it just makes me happy when I look at it, so thank you! (oh, and this is a "debt free" comment!;)


To love this comment, log in above
7/28/2006 7:27:59 PM

 
Kristen J. Monacella
BetterPhoto Member Since: 9/7/2006
 

I know it's kind of a a belated comment, but I think this shot is absolutely unbelievable!


To love this comment, log in above
1/11/2007 10:58:46 AM

 
Anita Bower
BetterPhoto Member Since: 12/3/2004
 

I am enjoying the macros in your gallery! This one stood out for me, though I could write "lovely" for all of them. Thanks for sharing.
Anita


To love this comment, log in above
5/22/2007 8:38:36 AM

 
Log in or sign up to respond | Contest | Gallery | Discussions