Early Morning Sunshine

© Sarah A. Christian

Early Morning Sunshine

Tammy D. Ferren Student 6/9/2012 5:57:41 AM

Beautifully captured, Sarah! #1468087

Michele Peterson 6/9/2012 1:38:04 PM

So glad that you entered this, Sarah, it is just beautiful! Have a wonderful day today!! :-) #10174260

Carol Eade 6/10/2012 9:33:26 AM

Beautiful floral! #10174926

Karol Grace 7/21/2012 3:29:11 AM

I love seeing this happy flower as Photo of the Day this morning. Nice one, Sarah! #10238498

Usman M. Bajwa 7/21/2012 3:47:27 AM

WTG Sarah, what a beautiful POTD. CONGRATZ!!!

UB. #10238507

Bojan Bencic 7/21/2012 3:58:20 AM

This is beautiful, Sarah. Fantastic light and tone. Congratulations on your POTD! #10238511

Richard M. Waas 7/21/2012 4:44:41 AM

Love the colors... Congrats on your well deserved POTD! #10238529

Johnnie Ann Gaskill 7/21/2012 4:57:29 AM

Simply beautiful!!! So glad your excellent work has been recognized and "applauded." #10238538

Ellen Hodges 7/21/2012 5:42:55 AM

Absolutely gorgeous image, Sarah!! Huge congrats on POTD!!!! #10238553

Joy Rector 7/21/2012 5:44:48 AM

gorgeous #10238556

Carol Flisak 7/21/2012 6:00:12 AM

Beautiful image, Sarah... lovely comp, color and clarity! Congrats on your POTD! #10238583

Sarah A. Christian 7/21/2012 6:02:30 AM

Thank you all SO MUCH for the wonderful comments! I really appreciate your support on my first POTD!

Sarah #10238586

Nikki McDonald 7/21/2012 6:42:14 AM

Your first? Very hard to believe that, Susan! But a very special congratulations in that case - the first is always the most fun, I think. What a beautifully detailed and richly colored image it is, too, and I love those two errant petals. #10238640

Loan Tran 7/21/2012 7:30:01 AM

It is a lovely image. Congratulations. It brings cheer to a rainy morning at my place. #10238688

Ann Lyssenko 7/21/2012 7:49:15 AM

Such a beautiful flower! So clear, great color and composition. It brings a smile to my face! Ann #10238715

Michele Peterson 7/21/2012 8:04:52 AM

Sarah, I am sooo happy to wake up to this today!! I think you know that I LOVE this flower! BIG congratulations!! #10238741

Debora Suterko 7/21/2012 8:06:21 AM

Simply beautiful! Love the soft light and the superb focus. Congratulations! #10238743

Lindley Johnson 7/21/2012 8:17:38 AM

Absolutely beautiful soft light and color and a wonderful background. Congratulations on your lovely and well-deserved POTD, Sarah! #10238755

Stan Kwasniowski 7/21/2012 8:37:31 AM

Sarah, congratulation, beautiful #10238780

Pamela Koch 7/21/2012 9:26:20 AM

Sarah, this is beautiful! Congratulations on a very well deserved POTD. And just a side note your gallery is stunning. #10238822

Katarina Mansson 7/21/2012 9:51:50 AM

Gorgeous floral with beautiful light, SF and colors. Fantastic detail in the beautiful yellow flower. Congratulations on your POTD Sarah! #10238848

Phyllis A. Houghton 7/21/2012 9:52:20 AM

Beautiful focus, light tones,dof, composition. Cngratulations! #10238850

Daniella Puente 7/21/2012 10:08:49 AM

Love the light and great tones! congrats :) #10238861

Susan D. Royce 7/21/2012 11:10:32 AM

Wow! Stunning. Congratulations on your beautiful POTD! #10238949

Christine Pentecost 7/21/2012 12:16:24 PM

I just love this! Congrats on your POTD! #10239040

Peggy J. Pfister 7/21/2012 12:32:56 PM

Beautiful! Congrats on your POTD! #10239061

Melinda F. Schneider 7/21/2012 12:41:14 PM

Really striking!! No wonder it was chosen for POTD! I am in awe... #10239075

Sheila Pittman 7/21/2012 3:23:50 PM

Congratulations on your POTD BEAUTIFUL! #10239272

Heather Loewenhardt 7/21/2012 7:28:55 PM

Wonderful colour and clarity Sarah. Congrats on POTD! #10239491

Mary K. Robison 7/21/2012 10:27:04 PM

Lovely flower and effects, Sarah. Congratulations on your well earned POTD!


Carol Teal 7/22/2012 3:23:55 AM

Truly lovely! I love that bright yellow and how it stands out against the BG. Congrats on your POTD! #10239622

Sarah A. Christian 7/22/2012 3:56:25 AM

Thank you, thank you to all who have responded!!! Yesterday was really special with all your wonderful comments! Thanks so much for taking the time!!! Much appreciated!
Sarah #10239663

Sabrina Ryan 7/22/2012 7:19:58 AM

Beautiful image, Sarah! #10239890

Mike Umbreit 7/22/2012 9:34:33 AM

Sarah - Congratulations on your POTD!! - Mike #10240057

The Judges at BetterPhoto.com 7/30/2012 4:50:28 PM

Very nice! #10252471

Val Feldman 7/30/2012 4:50:38 PM

Lovely, Sarah - a truly stunning floral and a well-deserved both POTD and Finalist! Think we shall be seeing this one again! #10252475

Katarina Mansson 7/31/2012 3:39:14 AM

Congratulations Sarah on another badge for this beauty! #10254070

Christopher J. Budny 7/31/2012 6:30:55 AM

Beautiful, Sarah! Congratulations! #10254392

The Judges at BetterPhoto.com 7/31/2012 9:02:41 AM

Very softly lit flower - pretty! #10254836

Leslie McLain 7/31/2012 5:23:56 PM

Congrats on a beautiful winner, Sarah. #10256179

Peggy J. Pfister 7/31/2012 6:19:55 PM

Congratulations on this lovely winner! #10256350

Cindy Bendush 7/31/2012 8:32:07 PM

Congratulations on your win Sarah! #10256804

Carol L. Quina 7/31/2012 9:25:30 PM

Beautiful shot Sarah! Congratulations on the WIN! #10256885

Christopher J. Budny 8/1/2012 3:54:10 AM

Congratulations once more on your win! #10257285

Michele Peterson 8/1/2012 9:44:39 AM

I just knew this would go far, Sarah, it is perfect! Congratulations!! #10257905

Carol Eade 8/1/2012 5:25:56 PM

Beautiful floral, Sarah, congratulations on your finalist! #10258725

David M. Montero 8/1/2012 6:23:20 PM

Congratulations on winning gold Sarah! #10258933

Sabrina Ryan 8/1/2012 7:52:51 PM

Congratulations on your Wonderful Winning photo, Sarah #10259145

Usman M. Bajwa 8/2/2012 12:51:24 AM

Very deserving Double Gold for you, Sarah. Big Big CONGRATZ!

UB. #10259367

Sarah A. Christian 8/2/2012 3:32:09 AM

I cannot begin to thank you enough for all your wonderful support! I am very grateful. Sarah #10259463

Richard D. Love 8/12/2012 12:53:16 PM

Congratulations, Sarah. Beautiful floral!

Rick #10273220

Lois J. Adomite 7/31/2013 8:42:25 PM

Congratulations, beautiful #10790563

Michele Peterson 7/31/2013 8:48:31 PM

Sarah, this is one of my favorites of yours!! BIG congratulations, it's so good to see this get a win! #10790593

Peggy J. Pfister 8/2/2013 4:57:19 PM

Absolutely amazing light ... just gorgeous! Congrats on a well deserved winner! #10793856

Christopher J. Budny 8/16/2013 5:45:37 AM

Congratulations, Sarah! #10809888

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Exif: F Number: 8, Exposure Bias Value: -0.67, ExposureTime: 1/15 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 100, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 100.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 7D

Uploaded on 6/9/2012 4:48:24 AM

BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest SECOND PLACE WinnerBetterPhoto.com Photo of the Day

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