Grasse Fan

© Michael Garth

Grasse Fan

Bea. Anderson 11/28/2005 3:59:21 PM

Intriguing and elegant. Bea. #351205

Sue L. Cullumber 11/28/2005 4:10:07 PM

Michael, Very beautiful - well done! #2131936

Michael Garth 11/28/2005 7:39:23 PM

Bea and Sue,

Thank you for taking the time to provide your nice comments.

mike #2132592

Janine Russell 11/28/2005 9:50:46 PM

Mike, nice detail, colors and effects. #2132864

Cora Miller 11/29/2005 1:21:28 AM

The vibrant colors, repeating lines, and elegant simplicity create an exceptional image! #2133102

Jonna Bergström 11/29/2005 12:38:08 PM

Beautiful image with an excellent composition! #2135103

Michael Garth 11/29/2005 1:30:25 PM

Janine, Cora and Jonna,

Thanks so much for the positive comments. They mean alot.

mike #2135271

Cesar J. La Rosa 12/20/2005 3:42:41 PM

Congratulations on this WONDERFUL Finalist, Mike!!!
This is definitely one of the most beautiful flower abstracts I have ever seen. WTG!!! #2206507

Lorri Shank 12/20/2005 8:37:59 PM

This is so interesting! I just love it and haven't seen anything like it! congratulations!! #2207523

Michael Garth 12/21/2005 4:37:23 AM

Cesar and Lorri,

Wow. Thanks for the extremely nice and encouraging words. It's always nice to get feedback on photos and yours are certainly much appreciated. #2208410

Kristian L. Stricklin 12/22/2005 9:24:47 AM

Congrats!! #2213372

Jennifer Rennison 12/22/2005 12:21:41 PM

Wow, this is fabulous! Perfect technique, comp, lighting and color! Fabulous image, Michael, congratulations on this finalist! #2213928

Michael Garth 12/22/2005 2:14:54 PM

Kristian -- Thank you!

Jennifer -- Again, thanks for taking the time to leave the feedback. I like your Floweres in Motion image as well. Very nice. #2214383

Thomas F. Andersen 12/22/2005 11:00:03 PM

WAY TO GO Michael, a big congratulations on this outstanding image which you already know I like! A first place is just fantastic. I haven't had a change to look at finalists even, but just noticed now. Well deserved Michael! #2215584

Kerby Pfrangle 12/22/2005 11:22:31 PM

Job well done Michael. Congratulations on your first place win.

Kerby #2215651

Laura Clay-Ballard 12/23/2005 5:06:49 AM

gorgeous winning image! congrats #2216357

Jill Flynn 12/23/2005 9:03:13 AM

Congratulations on your FIRST PLACE WIN Michael! This is exquisite. #2217475

Kay Beausoleil 12/23/2005 9:54:44 AM

Beautiful colours -- congratulations on your First Prize win, Michael! #2217685

Leanne M.E. Boyd 12/23/2005 10:18:19 AM

Oh my, this is gorgeous!!!!!!!!! Congratulations on your win! #2217801

Cathy M. Gromball 12/23/2005 12:46:56 PM

Congratulations on your First Place win, Michael!

Cathy :) #2218273

Mary Clarke 12/23/2005 3:23:34 PM

Congratulations Michael, this is beautiful #2218595

Cesar J. La Rosa 12/23/2005 3:44:51 PM

Congratulations on this AWESOME First Place win, Michael!!! #2218635

Michael Garth 12/23/2005 6:40:54 PM

Wow. Thanks to everyone for taking the time to offer their nice words and congratulations. It really is appreciated and encouraging.

Mike #2218924

Peggy L. McNamara 12/23/2005 8:08:58 PM

Congratulations Mike!!! I was so excited to see your wonderful image in the finalists and then in first place! Great job and best wishes to you. #2219044

Cora Miller 12/23/2005 9:17:09 PM

Certainly deserving of its 1st place win. Congratulations! #2219113

Michael Garth 12/24/2005 5:19:20 AM

Hi Peggy! -- Thanks! Best wishes to you also. Looking forward to seeing more of your images in the future.

Cora -- Thanks again for paying a visit and taking the time to offer some more words of encouragement. #2219884

Donna W. Neal 12/24/2005 6:10:50 AM

Congratulations on this excellent Winner Michael #2220076

Linda M. Walker 12/24/2005 8:59:46 AM

A beautiful image...congratulations on your win #2220492

Gary H. Minish 12/24/2005 10:35:19 AM

A creative concept and nicely executed, Michael. Congratulations on your win! #2220714

Anita Taylor 12/24/2005 6:49:53 PM

Wonderfully creative, Michael! Lovely, bright colors. Congratulations! #2221210

Michael Garth 12/24/2005 9:17:14 PM

Donna, Linda, Gary and Anita --

Thanks so much for taking the time to look and leave your kind words. It is much appreciated.

Mike #2221304

Wanda Judd 12/26/2005 8:09:23 AM

Mike, This is outstanding...Congratulations... #2223725

Barbara Kile 12/26/2005 2:21:00 PM

Awesome image, Mike. I was drawn to this photo - beautifully done.

SaMi Martin 12/27/2005 3:20:48 PM

Mike this is Awesome the colors really caught my eye. Then to read that it was a single blade of grass really amazed me. Congratulations!!! #2227451

Michael Garth 12/27/2005 3:45:33 PM

Wanda, Barbara and SaMi -- Thank you for the encouraging words. As fellow photogs, you know that feedback of any kind is greatly appreciated.

SaMi, yes one blade of grass fanned out through multiple exposures. A truly fascinating technique with unlimited potential for art and design. #2227509

Monika Sapek 12/27/2005 7:45:30 PM

Nicely executed image, Michael! Many congratulations on your First Place Win!

Diane Dupuis 12/28/2005 7:49:06 AM

Congrats!! What a stunning image! #2229323

Stanley C. Sims 12/28/2005 8:54:00 PM

Congrats. Outstanding image. Great imagination Mike. #2231091

Murry Grigsby 12/31/2005 6:46:42 AM

TErrific idea and image Mike! I really love the soft colors and gradient feel to you super design!! #2237781

Michael Garth 12/31/2005 9:33:38 AM

Everyone --

Thanks for taking the time to leave such nice words of encouragement.

mike #2238101

Stefan G 1/2/2006 8:35:10 PM

Congrats on this stunning image, Michael! #2246538

Dee Caraballo 1/5/2006 2:54:01 PM

What can anyone say!! Beautiful image! #2256212

Michael Garth 1/5/2006 3:10:11 PM

Stefan -- thank you for stopping by and taking the time.

Dee -- thanks to you also for stopping and looking. The DC area has plenty of subjects just waiting to be captured.

mike #2256272

Sandra Hardt 10/2/2006 8:28:14 PM

I missed this the first time around, Mike....VERY NICE. Just the kind of thing I am working on these days, thanks to Andre Gallant and Freeman Patterson. REALLY looking forward to seeing more of your work in Tony's class.

-Sandy #3400487

Michael Garth 10/3/2006 4:28:40 PM

Hi Sandy ~

Thanks. Yes, this is a technique that I learned, where else, but in Tony's Fine Art Flower course.

mike #3404076

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Multiple exposure of a single blade of grass with flowers providing the background palette. 80-200mm with 27mm of extension

Uploaded on 11/28/2005 3:52:38 PM

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Camera: Nikon D70 Digital SLR Camera All Time Best Photo Contest Winner Photo Contest FIRST PLACE Winner

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