Floating Colors

© Melissa Olsen

Floating Colors

Susan Williams Student 11/9/2012 7:25:59 AM

Beautiful image, Melissa, and thanks for sharing the story. #1497399

Susan Williams 11/9/2012 7:26:42 AM

Beautiful image, Melissa, and thanks for sharing the story. #10411344

Michele Peterson 11/9/2012 2:04:30 PM

Beautiful. Good thinking on getting your camera, this is too pretty to have passed up! #10411796

Eivor Kuchta 12/14/2012 9:38:11 AM

You have a great eye for photo ops, Melissa! Beautiful! #10464158

Brian M. Jones 12/20/2012 5:40:57 PM

Great clarity and color presentation here Melissa.. #10472752

Sherran Andersen 12/27/2012 11:20:36 PM

Congrats Melissa. #10481867

Bobby Ray Goodman 12/28/2012 4:35:49 AM

Congratulations on this beautiful finalist!!! #10482426

JO ANN CLEVELAND 12/28/2012 7:02:21 AM


Congratulations on this great finalist Melissa!


jo ann c.
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The Judges at BetterPhoto.com 12/28/2012 8:20:59 AM

Beautiful. #10483290

Tammy Espino 12/28/2012 2:28:24 PM

Congrats on your awesome finalist! #10484912

Peggy J. Pfister 12/28/2012 8:03:58 PM

Well seen and well captured. Congrats on a lovely finalist! #10485856

Eivor Kuchta 12/29/2012 8:15:41 AM

Great to see this again, Melissa! Congratulations on your finalist, and good luck in the next round! #10486767

Colette M. Metcalf 12/31/2012 3:28:15 AM

Congrats!!!! #10490826

Kathy Cline 12/31/2012 4:35:26 AM

BIG CONGRATULATIONS Melissa and Have a BLESSED NEW YEAR! #10491020

Monnie Ryan 12/31/2012 5:37:50 AM

Great job - congratulations on your win, Melissa! #10491221

Melissa Olsen 12/31/2012 6:14:47 AM

Thank you all for your comments and congrats! And a HAPPY NEW YEAR! #10491307

Peggy J. Pfister 12/31/2012 8:06:22 AM

Congrats on your gorgeous winner! #10491652

Debra R. Harder 12/31/2012 8:54:20 AM

This is fabulous, Melissa! Huge congratulations on your BEAUTIFUL GOLD WINNER!! #10491818

Jeana Clark 12/31/2012 8:58:52 AM


So beautifully captured Melissa!!!
Congratulations on this gorgeous Winner!!

~J~ #10491826

Mary Beth Aiello 12/31/2012 9:43:35 AM

What a gorgeous find, Melissa. Huge congrats on your beautiful Gold. #10491942

Brian M. Jones 12/31/2012 12:17:19 PM

A Very BIG congrats to you for your outstanding 2nd Place Gold Melissa. I am so Happy you Won For This Image. All of you images are Simply Outstanding #10492379

frank w. degenhardt 12/31/2012 1:02:20 PM

Way to go my friend. Congratulations on the Second Place Win. Way to go. #10492518

Allen O. Howard 12/31/2012 4:23:24 PM

WINNER!!! A beautiful image Melissa!!! Congratulations! #10492823

Tammy Espino 12/31/2012 4:35:24 PM

Congrats on your win :) #10492850

JO ANN CLEVELAND 1/1/2013 8:11:52 AM

And now....Congrats on this wonderful 2nd Place Gold Winner Melissa!

Happy New Year!

jo ann c. #10493827

Bobby Ray Goodman 1/2/2013 10:06:52 AM

Hi Melissa,Congratulations on your beautiful win!!!! #10495653

Mary L. Olson 1/3/2013 9:13:03 AM

Lovely image, Melissa. Congratulations on winning Gold. #10497326

Cindy Bendush 1/4/2013 4:16:56 PM

Grear catch Melissa! Big congratulations on your beautiful winning image! #10499601

Renee Doyle 1/6/2013 5:50:44 PM

Congratulations on this wonderful winner Melissa! #10502649

Melissa Olsen 1/11/2013 5:12:18 AM

Thank you all for your kind words and comments! #10509728

Merna L. Nobile 1/20/2013 10:56:08 AM


January is a month of reflection for me, I remember how privileged I was to observe all the outstanding work and beautiful photographs of the past year. For the last time this year, I would be honored to congratulate you for your spectacular work and willingness to share with all of us, Happy New Year, Merna Nobile
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Melissa Olsen 4/12/2013 12:25:12 PM

Thank you Merna! #10650726

Linda M. Solari 5/20/2013 8:15:43 AM

What a wonderful find in your own yard!I love the pop of colors against the grey tones. Congratulations on your win Melissa! #10700443

Alexandra Hankova 7/9/2013 3:47:03 PM

Very pretty and poetic. :-) Congratulations. #10761896

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Description

While out raking up the last leaves in the yard and enjoying the quiet of our neighborhood, I notice some colorful leaves from my weeping mulberry tree floating in the gray bird bath. The sun was casting a shadow on top of the water from the maple tree branches with just the right amount of highlights. Well, I just had to run and get my camera. It truly is amazing how many photos are just waiting to be captured if one just opens their eyes and enjoys the quiet of the moment.
“A happy life must be to a great extent a quiet life, for it is only in an atmosphere of quiet that true joy dare live” ~Bertrand Russell


Exif: F Number: 6.3, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/640 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 160, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 60.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS-1Ds Mark III

Uploaded on 11/9/2012 7:23:29 AM

BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner


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