Floating Petal 2

© Fax Sinclair

Floating Petal 2

Dale Ann Cubbage 6/2/2006 7:44:24 AM

Just beautiful, Fax! The thumbnail does not do this justice!

da #457038

Nadine A. Lewis 6/2/2006 7:46:11 AM

Very nice. I also enjoyed your gallery. #2844569

Anne Arthur 6/2/2006 8:00:20 AM

Beautiful shot. Beautiful gallery. #2844612

Leanne M.E. Boyd 6/2/2006 8:49:44 AM

I love the colour contrasts, and the simplicity. Excellent shot, Fax! #2844786

Fax Sinclair 6/2/2006 9:34:01 AM

Aloha Dale, Nadine, Anne, & Leanne - I'm so happy to see your comments! #2844932

Howard A. Wood 6/2/2006 1:43:35 PM

Simple , yet elegant! #2845569

Lorri Shank 6/4/2006 12:50:40 PM

Very pretty indeed. I love the contrast of the pink and the water. Nicely seen, Fax. #2851702

Fax Sinclair 6/4/2006 12:58:38 PM

Thanks Howard and Lorri for niticing this one and commenting! #2851723

Christine Czernin 6/4/2006 1:47:02 PM

This really beautiful,as is your gallery. #2851827

Karen Walzer 6/7/2006 10:02:03 AM

WOW Fax - this is beautiful! K #2864761

Fax Sinclair 6/8/2006 11:45:28 AM

Very nice to meet you Christine abd see your great gallery!
Aloha Karen -- great new mini-pic! #2869959

Wendy Stevenson 6/19/2006 10:49:41 AM

Gorgeous image Fax! I love the contrasting colour and that ever so interesting water tension. Beautifully done! #2916120

Fax Sinclair 6/20/2006 10:52:39 AM

Hi there Wendy, thanks! #2920971

Laurence Saliba 7/25/2006 1:16:03 PM

Beautiful image!!!! Congrats Fax!!!! #3079266

Fax Sinclair 7/26/2006 1:08:58 AM

Aloha Laurence, It's great to get a comment from you! #3081989

Darryl Wilkinson 7/27/2006 10:46:33 PM

Fax, Congratulations on your 2nd place win! Bravo! #3092452

Howard A. Wood 7/27/2006 11:47:59 PM

Congratulations, Fax! #3092578

Laurence Saliba 7/28/2006 7:21:19 AM

Congratulations on this superb win Fax!!! #3094609

Phil S 7/28/2006 7:42:52 AM

Congratulations on your well deserved win, Fax! Keep up the great work. #3094704

Jill Flynn 7/28/2006 8:04:29 AM

Aloha Fax ... and congratulations on your win! #3094825

Carla Metzler 7/28/2006 8:42:21 AM

Congratulations, Fax! :D #3095028

Fax Sinclair 7/28/2006 10:05:37 AM

Aloha Darryl -- congrats back atcha! And Laurence too!
Hi Howark Phill, Jill and Carla -- thanks so much. This is really exciting! #3095326

Sharon Day 7/28/2006 1:41:47 PM

BIG Congratulations, Fax!!! Awesome image! WTG!!! #3096042

Katie Parks 7/28/2006 2:29:41 PM

that is just a beautiful shot! Awsome moment #3096214

Niels Sandal 7/28/2006 10:34:01 PM

So beautiful! Congratulations on this well deserved win! #3097282

Cyn D Valentine 7/29/2006 8:26:20 AM

WTG Fax!! Beautiful image..big congratulations!!! #3098561

Fax Sinclair 7/29/2006 9:39:21 AM

Aloha Sharon, Katie, Niels (Hi!) and Cyn -- thank you soooo much! What does WTG mean? #3098734

Mary N C. Taitt 7/29/2006 11:19:43 AM

Congratulations, Fax, on this lovely shot, beautifully captured. Mary :-D #3099055

Cyn D Valentine 7/29/2006 4:03:22 PM

Way To Go..LOL! #3099691

Fax Sinclair 7/29/2006 8:33:50 PM

Mahalo M'dears! (Thanks Cyn -- trying to keep up, ya know? #3100189

Janine Russell 7/30/2006 10:33:02 PM

Fax, congratulations on your Second Place win. #3103678

Gen Nagase 7/31/2006 1:47:36 PM

Congratulations on your great win, Fax!!! #3106785

Fax Sinclair 8/1/2006 9:02:24 AM

Aloha Janine! Hi there Nobi! Thanks a bunch. #3110363

Jonna Bergström 8/8/2006 1:47:23 AM

Congratulations!!!! #3137277

Hurk (Steve) Hurkett 3/15/2007 9:37:09 AM

I really love this capture and composition, Fax ... congrats on your 2nd Place win ... steve #4057304

Fax Sinclair 3/15/2007 8:25:06 PM

Aloha,
Jonna and Hurk, thanks so much for commenting! #4059399

Luigi Di Serio 8/1/2007 10:24:19 AM

Man oh man your colour work on your photos is fantastic. Inspiring stuff. Love that extra drop over the leaf #4587570

Fax Sinclair 8/2/2007 8:58:25 AM

Thank you Luigi -- that's my favorite part too! #4591517

Tamera Phillips 8/18/2007 6:29:01 PM

Fax this is just beautiful and my favorite color. I would love to see this one hanging on my wall. #4666775

Fax Sinclair 8/18/2007 8:19:52 PM

Mahalo Tamera for this lovely comment. #4667089

Holly Hitchcock 12/21/2007 7:51:32 AM

Simply lovely. Great colors and comp. I feel I could float away on this delicate image.

Lovely indeed, Fax. #5239374

Fax Sinclair 12/21/2007 8:26:27 AM

Thank you for the lovely compliment Holly. I'm back at it with these petals. This time in the bath with my new waterproof Olympus 790SE. I will be posting today. Aloha! #5239457

Rod Partington 3/27/2009 4:38:11 PM

This is an incredible photo,Fax! You have an amazing gallery! Cheers! #7341790

Fax Sinclair 3/27/2009 6:24:41 PM

Thank you so much! #7342023

Songbird Cline 10/10/2011 7:59:40 AM

that image is absolutely gorgeous.. did you change the color of the background to B&W? or was it created to be B&W?
Beautiful image!! LOve it!
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Fax Sinclair 10/10/2011 10:20:45 AM

Aloha Songbird, Mahalo! The water in the fish pond was nicely dark. So no desaturation was needed. Just a bit of cropping. #9727298

Songbird Cline 10/10/2011 5:21:35 PM

I LOVE the image!! #9727979

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Description

My husband was hammering on the deck which caused the ripples in the water. Petal edges are reflecting torch ginger stalks.
Shot in RAW, close mode, 1/125 sec-F/5, lens 60mm.

Uploaded on 6/2/2006 6:35:49 AM

Made With

Camera: Nikon D50 Digital SLR Camera

BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner


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