From Downunder

© Kristi A. Howson

From Downunder

Jonna Bergström 1/16/2006 1:25:24 PM

Absolutely wonderful, Kristi! Great lighting and colours. Beautiful composition. #375787

Jenny Bosmans 1/16/2006 1:32:57 PM

That lighting and those colors...fabulous, Kristi! I just love this! #2295436

Darryl Wilkinson 1/16/2006 1:38:37 PM

Fascinating light, color and that ANGLE! Nice shot, Kristi!!! #2295454

Kevin S. Abato 1/16/2006 1:41:44 PM

Fantastic shot! Great texture and lighting. The angle is truely simply, but unique at the same time. #2295462

Terry L. Ellis 1/16/2006 2:22:31 PM

Very striking light and capture, Kristi! It dazzles! #2295584

Rakesh Syal 1/16/2006 4:45:41 PM

Great image and composition!!! #2295901

Colette M. Metcalf 1/16/2006 5:06:58 PM

Gorgeous image, Kristi!!! #2295937

Deb Holmes 1/16/2006 5:35:30 PM

Very pretty Kristi, excellent POV and wonderful detail! #2296006

Terry R. Hatfield 1/16/2006 5:55:24 PM

Awesome Color And Exposure Kristi!! #2296053

Carla Metzler 1/16/2006 6:51:33 PM

Wonderful lighting and composition, Kristi! #2296218

Janine Russell 1/16/2006 7:38:09 PM

Kristi, excellent color, detail and point of view. #2296343

Sherry S. Boles 1/17/2006 1:05:36 AM

Beautiful image, Kristi...nicely composed! #2296737

Shelly A. Van Camp 1/17/2006 9:03:03 AM

Beautiful...nice colors and love the angle! #2298350

Ronald F. Fischer 1/17/2006 3:45:09 PM

Wonderful composition, color and lighting! #2299739

Kristi A. Howson 1/17/2006 7:23:36 PM

Thanks so much Jonna, Jenny, Darryl, Kevin, Terry E. Rakish, Colette, Deb, Terry H., Carla, Janine, Sherry, Shelly, & Ronald for your wonderful comments I really do appreciate it so much!!! #2300306

Renee Doyle 1/17/2006 9:45:13 PM

Wonderful perspective and lighting on this Kristi!!! Gorgeous!
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Charlene Taylor 1/18/2006 10:17:05 AM

A really beautiful shot Krisi. Love the perspective. #2302709

Goshka G. 1/18/2006 10:33:12 AM

Truly spectacular shot, from a sensational perspective, Kristi!!! #2302777

Kristi A. Howson 1/19/2006 6:46:27 PM

Thanks so much Renee, Charlene & Goshka. I really appreciate your taking the time to comment! #2308153

Renee Doyle 2/21/2006 1:08:28 AM

Congratulations on this fantastic finalist Kristi!!!!!
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Claudia Kuhn 2/21/2006 4:51:13 AM

Beautiful lighting and comp Kristi, congrats on your finalist! #2444667

Chris Macer 2/21/2006 6:05:53 AM

Lovely work, Kristi! Many congrats! :) #2445277

Shelly A. Van Camp 2/21/2006 6:12:28 AM

Beautiful, Kristi...Congrats!! #2445348

Roger Bernabo 2/21/2006 6:15:48 AM

beautiful Kristi, Congratulations! #2445389

Life Expressions 2/21/2006 7:00:21 AM

Congratulations on this amazing finalist Kristi!!! #2445765

Carla Metzler 2/21/2006 7:23:19 AM

Congratulations, Kristi! Beautiful! #2445970

Alana Ibe 2/21/2006 8:24:10 AM

WONDERFUL image! Congratulations! #2446268

Terry L. Ellis 2/21/2006 11:50:45 AM

Gorgeous finalist, Kristi! Big congratulations!!! Good luck in the next round! #2447579

John Connolly 2/21/2006 12:28:17 PM

Congratulations on this creative finalist Kristi. #2447795

Robyn Mackenzie 2/21/2006 2:37:32 PM

Congratulations on this wonderful finalist, Kristi! Good luck in the next round! :o) Robyn #2448350

Jill Flynn 2/21/2006 6:16:02 PM

Congratulations on your finalist Kristi! #2449703

Stan J. Contrades 2/21/2006 6:37:36 PM

CONGRATULATIONS once again, Kristi!! Much good luck to you in the next round of judging with your Finalists!!
Much Aloha,
Stan #2449905

Cora Miller 2/21/2006 10:10:09 PM

This is gorgeous, Kristi! Congratulations on this sparkling finalist! #2451050

The Judges at BetterPhoto.com 2/22/2006 3:06:25 AM

Nice use of light in this simple, but effective composition. #2451665

Kristi A. Howson 2/22/2006 10:50:38 AM

Thanks so much Renee, Claudia, Chris, Shelly, Roger, Robin, Carla, Alana, Terry, John, Robyn, Jill, Stan Cora and "The Judges" for all your wonderful comments and support. Each and every one really does mean a lot to me!!! #2453568

Pat Gamwell 2/22/2006 9:45:03 PM

Breathtaking, Kristi! The lighting is exquisite & "makes" the whole pic! #2455507

Corinne M. Thompson 2/23/2006 4:19:09 PM

Beautiful...Congrats on your Finalist :) #2459427

Tammy Scott 2/24/2006 4:16:16 PM

Congratulations on this stunning finalist! #2463298

Jim Kinnunen 2/25/2006 10:09:38 PM

Congratulations on this well done finalist, Kristi!!! #2468979

Robert Mann 3/13/2006 6:35:25 PM

Way cool, Kristi! Big congrats on your finalist selection and on your POTD! #2529337

Terry L. Ellis 3/13/2006 6:45:25 PM

Wonderful, Kristi! Congratulations on this very striking POTD!!!! YIPPEE! #2529366

kerby lee pfrangle 3/13/2006 6:46:49 PM

COngratulations on your beautiful POTD. Very pretty and wonderful prespective on the image.

Kerby #2529367

Life Expressions 3/13/2006 6:55:46 PM

Congrats on your beautiful POTD, Kristi! #2529389

Jill Flynn 3/13/2006 6:56:30 PM

Congratulations on your POTD Kristi! #2529392

Wendy Stevenson 3/13/2006 7:01:31 PM

Congratulations Kristi on this most beautiful POTD!! Really great constrasting colours!! #2529407

Evy Johansen 3/13/2006 7:03:26 PM

Congratulations on your beautiful POTD, Kristi! #2529411

Nan Fischer 3/13/2006 7:07:13 PM

Beautiful! I love the colors and the subtle texture. Congratulations on POTD! #2529423

Darryl Wilkinson 3/13/2006 7:11:47 PM

Congratulations on your Finalist and POTD, Kristi! BRAVO!!! #2529437

Laura Clay-Ballard 3/13/2006 7:14:17 PM

congrats on this awesome potd! #2529445

Laura Clay-Ballard 3/13/2006 7:14:34 PM

congrats on this awesome potd! #2529448

David B. Coblitz 3/13/2006 7:50:35 PM

Kristy, You made it look so easy. Great idea beautifully executed. #2529543

Janine Russell 3/13/2006 7:55:22 PM

Kristi, congratulations on your great POTD. #2529546

James E. Coleman 3/13/2006 8:20:53 PM

kristi,
I agree with the above, but I found all the lines of light and shadow coming through the flower really neat.
Great job!

Jim #2529597

Robert K. Bemus 3/13/2006 8:27:35 PM

Huge congrats on your POTD, Kristi!! #2529605

Mary N C. Taitt 3/13/2006 9:22:54 PM

Fantastic! Congratulations Kristi on your finalist and POTD!!! Great work! mary :-) #2529644

Stan J. Contrades 3/13/2006 9:29:12 PM

CONGRATULATIONS on "From Downunder" being selected as POTD, Kristi!! Very nicely done!!
Much Aloha,
Stan #2529652

Tina D. Carroll 3/13/2006 10:24:52 PM

Beautiful photo Kristi. Congratulations! #2529678

Susie Peek-Swint 3/14/2006 12:50:50 AM

Many congrats on both finalist and POTD Kristi ~ beautiful shot! #2529816

Joy Rector 3/14/2006 4:16:58 AM

Congrats on the POTD and finalist #2530186

Terry R. Hatfield 3/14/2006 4:19:09 AM

Beautiful Job Kristi!
Congratulations On Your POTD!! #2530194

Guy D. Biechele 3/14/2006 4:44:15 AM

So artfully captured! Kristi, congrats on your POTD! #2530319

Jenny Bosmans 3/14/2006 4:44:47 AM

Congratulations on this beautiful POTD, Kristi!! #2530323

Amy Jackson 3/14/2006 5:56:29 AM

Very pretty, Kristi!!! Congratulations on your POTD!!! #2530561

Katleen R. Struckle 3/14/2006 6:00:57 AM

This is gorgeous,Kristi!! Congrats on you finalist and POTD!! #2530565

Karen J. McDowell 3/14/2006 7:28:38 AM

Congratulations on your POTD and finalist, Kristi! I'm always a fan. This makes me chuckle, I can only imagine your positioning to get the shot set up,,oh what we will do to get that shot.lol Wonderful work, simply beautiful. #2530854

Leanne M.E. Boyd 3/14/2006 7:33:14 AM

A gorgeous shot, Kristi - Congrats on your potd! #2530873

Jim Kinnunen 3/14/2006 8:03:04 AM

Congrats on this spectacular POTD, Kristi!:) #2530955

Kay Beausoleil 3/14/2006 8:07:27 AM

Copngratulations on this lovely finalist and POTD, Kristi! #2530969

Mary Clarke 3/14/2006 12:13:00 PM

Many congratulations on POTD Kristi, lovely image #2531573

Paula Showen 3/14/2006 1:21:22 PM

Gorgeous image! Congratulations on your finalist and POTD!!! #2531819

Kristi A. Howson 3/14/2006 8:06:18 PM

Thanks so much RoB, Terry, Kerby, Robin, Jill, Wendy, Evy, Nan, Darryl, Laura, Dvid, Janine, James, Robert, Mary, Stan, Tina, Susie, Joy, Terry, Guy, Jenny, Amy, Kathleen, Karen, Leanne, Jim, Kay, Mary and Paula, for your wonderful comments on my POTD (and Finalist). The comments really is what makes a win like this so special. They all really do mean a lot to me. It took me a few minutes to figure out why all of a sudden this one pic was getting so many comments...needless to say I was thrilled when I saw "POTD":)

Thanks to the judge/judges who chose From Downunder for POTD. It really is such an honor to win POTD here and it really made my day. #2532971

Monika Sapek 3/14/2006 8:57:54 PM

Many congratulations on your Photo Of The Day, Kristi!
Monika
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Melody Molinaro 3/15/2006 3:42:39 PM

Kristi!!! This picture is adorable! Great work! It gives off a very refreshing feel. #2536527

Nancy Grace Chen 3/16/2006 12:48:54 PM

Hey Kristi! A late congrats to you on your POTD! Love the luminescence from the backlighting. Hope all is well!

Nancy #2539634

Nick Lagos 3/16/2006 1:33:02 PM

Great to see this recognised Kristi...big congrat on a top top POTD... #2539809

Kristi A. Howson 3/16/2006 8:08:15 PM

Thanks so much Monika, Melody, Nancy, & Nick for your wonderful comments and encouragement. It really does mean so much to me!!! #2541019

Donna LaMattino Pagakis 3/18/2006 3:13:24 AM

Congratulations on your photo of the day and finalist wins Kristi!! This is lovely! #2545513

Lori Carlson 3/18/2006 8:59:44 AM

Congratulations on this beauty of a POTD Kristi!! :0) My Mom, who is not a member but loves to receive the POTD's even emailed that she loved this shot! :0) #2546369

Kristi A. Howson 3/20/2006 9:00:05 PM

Thanks so very much Donna & Lori for your wonderful words of encouragement...Lori, I'm really glad you Mom liked it to. Thanks for sharing that with me... #2555318

Patrick Campbell 6/20/2008 7:15:32 PM

Love the lighting, color, and texture--very nice Kristi! #6087560

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**FINALIST F14, 1/320, 100 ISO, 100mm. 12/26/05 @ 4:00 pm. I took this lying on the ground looking up through glass. The flower was lying on top of slightly textured glass. Late afternoon Sun. (Finalist Jan 06)

Uploaded on 1/16/2006 12:38:13 PM

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