Lynne Morris 6/27/2006 9:04:03 AM

Wow Janine I love this one, gorgeous colours and composition, beautiful image! #473037

Kay Beausoleil 6/27/2006 9:10:21 AM

Such beautiful light, Janine -- great capture! #2957100

Nicole Kessel 6/27/2006 9:17:30 AM

Gorgeous lighting and landscape, Janine! Hawaii.... I'm jealous!! #2957137

Gary Lange 6/27/2006 9:27:16 AM

terrific scene, Janine. The lighting really makes the image more dramatic. Nice capture! #2957179

Naomi Weiser 6/27/2006 9:31:43 AM

Nice shot. I like the way the trees are reflecting in the water. #2957191

Linda M. Walker 6/27/2006 9:47:45 AM

Wonderful lighting and reflections....wish I were there!! #2957287

Carla Metzler 6/27/2006 10:21:23 AM

Gorgeous capture, Janine! #2957422

Paul Michko 6/27/2006 10:40:34 AM

WOW!!! so sunny and beautiful, Janine. It has rained here for the last week at least. #2957490

Cyn Valentine 6/27/2006 10:41:29 AM

Beautiful light Janine..perfect timing well done! #2957492

Jim Huffield 6/27/2006 12:05:55 PM

Marvelous shot Janine, lighting is awesome. Jim #2957814

Paige Mills 6/27/2006 12:08:05 PM

Janine, what a beautiful image! I love the lighting & colors! :) #2957819

Jeff Robinson 6/27/2006 12:26:40 PM

Beautifully captured Janine! Jeff #2957875

William C. Raco 6/27/2006 3:14:31 PM

Beautiful light, color and clarity
Very pretty photo, Janine

Bill #2958479

Jenny D 6/27/2006 4:00:32 PM

Very beautiful! #2958606

Diana L. Ralph 6/27/2006 4:27:58 PM

Beautiful! What great lighting! #2958685

Janine Russell 6/27/2006 5:35:07 PM

Lynne, Kay, Nicole, Gary, Naomi, Linda, Carla, Paul, Cyn, Jim, Paige, Jeff, Bill, JD and Diana, thanks very much for all of your kind comments and encouragement. #2958804

Kenneth Mucke 6/27/2006 6:35:10 PM

WOW...so beautifully captured..I really miss Hawaii....Last time I was there was 7 years ago...Really a great shot #2958948

Janine Russell 6/27/2006 6:41:22 PM

Kenneth, thanks very much for your nice comments. #2958960

Dan Holm 6/27/2006 6:55:50 PM

Beautifully composed and wonderful crisp detail in this, Janine! #2958990

Nancy L. Green 6/27/2006 6:57:38 PM

Awesone Janine!! This is so beautiful!! I've never been there but hope to someday! <>< #2958994

Hector Contreras 6/27/2006 7:09:53 PM

Terrific scene , love the reflection Janine
Heco #2959023

Ken Smith 6/27/2006 7:24:06 PM

Love the lighting and composition. Very well done!! #2959069

Su Sana E. P 6/27/2006 9:49:04 PM

Beautifully detailed and a very refreshing image, Janine!! #2959380

Janine Russell 6/27/2006 11:04:23 PM

Dan, Nancy, Heco, Ken and Susan, thanks very much for your kind comments and encouragement. #2959474

Renee Doyle 6/27/2006 11:58:58 PM

Beautiful scene Janine!! Gorgeous lighting!!

Julie Robinson 6/28/2006 12:54:43 AM

Wow- what a gorgeous sea scape image! #2959661

Janine Russell 6/28/2006 8:31:47 AM

Renee and Julie, thanks very much for your encouraging comments. #2961459

Kirsten Kiki Kjaer 6/28/2006 11:07:28 AM

WOW! Stunning scenery and clarity. #2961938

Melissa G. Meiselman 6/28/2006 11:10:22 AM

Am struck by the dramatic golden lighting and sharp focus in this wonderful landscape, Janine!!! #2961950

Pat Gamwell 6/28/2006 2:29:07 PM

Fabulous lighting & incredible clarity, Janine! Sooooo beautiful! #2962705

Susie Peek-Swint 6/28/2006 3:52:12 PM

Wow ~ terrific light and composition Janine ~ lovely shot! #2962958

Janine Russell 6/28/2006 6:22:10 PM

Kirsten, Melissa, Pat and Susie, thanks very much for your kind and encouraging comments. #2963304

Adarsh Mehrotra 6/28/2006 10:46:27 PM

this is outstanding foto. since it is 6.44 PM and ample of sunlight, I guess we would hv more colors after 7 PM when sun was about to set.
Next time u go to Hawaii, please take one with the setting sun. #2963890

Janine Russell 6/28/2006 10:52:21 PM

Adarsh, thanks very much for your kind comments, suggestions and encouragement. #2963904

Evy Johansen 6/28/2006 11:10:53 PM

Wow... beautiful light and great composition, Janine! Gorgeous scene! #2963928

Janine Russell 6/28/2006 11:34:57 PM

Evy, thanks very much for your encouraging comments. #2963962

Emile Abbott 6/29/2006 7:01:36 AM

Gorgeous shot, Janine. #2965386

Janine Russell 6/29/2006 8:27:32 AM

Emile, thanks very much for your nice comment. #2965751

Corinne M. Thompson 6/29/2006 9:18:15 AM

Beautiful scene, colors, lighting and reflections! #2965939

Janine Russell 6/29/2006 9:20:45 AM

Corinne, thanks very much for your encouraging comments. #2965949

Darryl Wilkinson 6/29/2006 9:59:59 PM

Love the light on this awesome composition, Janine! #2968263

Janine Russell 6/29/2006 10:04:44 PM

Darryl, thanks very much for your kind comments. #2968274

Laura Clay-Ballard 6/30/2006 5:05:46 AM

incredibly beautiful light and color! #2969351

Janine Russell 6/30/2006 10:14:33 AM

Laura, thanks very much for your encouraging comments. #2970554

Amy JACKSON 6/30/2006 10:18:23 AM

Beautiful image, Janine!! Great lighting, colors and reflections! #2970567

Janine Russell 6/30/2006 10:23:22 AM

Amy, thanks very much for your kind words of encouragement. #2970581

Stan Lubach 6/30/2006 7:46:54 PM

Beautiful composition, Janine. The lighting is fantastic. #2972364

Janine Russell 6/30/2006 10:33:04 PM

Stan, thanks very much for your encouraging comments. #2972804

Zenon Toczek 7/2/2006 5:22:57 PM

What an incredible crisp and beautiful light!
Awesome shot, and the perfect reflections, just great!
zenon #2979225

Janine Russell 7/2/2006 8:51:47 PM

Zenon, thanks very much for your kind comments and encouragement. #2979778

Meggi Raeder 7/5/2006 3:45:35 PM

lovely, lovely, lovely - what can I add to all the comments already given.

Wonderful capture.
Meggi :-) #2989828

Mary Anne Frey 7/5/2006 4:05:40 PM

So beautiful, wish I was there! #2989905

Janine Russell 7/5/2006 4:32:09 PM

Meggi and Mary Anne, thanks very much for your encouraging comments. #2989977

Kenneth Mucke 7/24/2006 8:42:08 PM

CONGRATS on your finalist Janine #3072407

Graeme yew Chow 7/24/2006 8:48:45 PM

Janine, big congrats on the wonderful finalists. #3072439

Lorraine A. Cook 7/24/2006 9:08:07 PM

Congratulations on this gorgeous finalist, Janine!<:)) #3072579

Meggi Raeder 7/24/2006 9:27:47 PM

Congratulations for being finalist!! Well deserved.

Be well, Meggi #3072732

Pat Gamwell 7/24/2006 9:31:49 PM

Wonderful! BIG CONGRATS, Janine! #3072754

Renee Doyle 7/24/2006 9:39:14 PM

Congratulations on this wonderful finalist Janine!!!!

Phil Sauvey 7/24/2006 9:39:18 PM


This is really beautiful! Congratulations on your finalist! #3072824

Kerby Pfrangle 7/24/2006 9:57:05 PM

Congratulations on your finalist. Best of luck in the next round. #3073015

Nadya Johnson 7/24/2006 10:10:44 PM

Spectacular, Janine! Congratulations on this gorgeous finalist! #3073161

Lynne Morris 7/24/2006 10:15:48 PM

Loved it first time round Janine, congratulations on your finalist, great work. #3073224

David L. Luchowski 7/24/2006 10:31:06 PM

A great finalist,Janine.Well done. #3073360

Su Sana E. P 7/24/2006 10:44:27 PM

Janine, , Congratulations on this beautiful Finalist! #3073460

Life Expressions 7/24/2006 11:02:23 PM

Congrats, Janine!! #3073545

Janine Russell 7/24/2006 11:19:32 PM

Kenneth, Graeme, Lorraine, Meggi, Pat, Renee, Phil, Kerby, Nadya, Lynne, David, Susan and Robin, all of your kind comments and congratulations are a great encouragement to me; thanks very much. #3073631

Evy Johansen 7/24/2006 11:32:23 PM

Big congratulations on your beautiful finalist, Janine! Well deserved! #3073677

Ray Clarke 7/24/2006 11:39:50 PM

Congratulations Janine, beautiful shot #3073707

Gerda Grice 7/25/2006 12:06:44 AM

Beautiful image, Janine! I can feel that beautiful sunlight! Many congratulations on your Finalist placing and best of luck in the final round! -Gerda #3073821

Candice C. Calhoun 7/25/2006 12:13:15 AM


ccc #3073856

Tarun Bose 7/25/2006 3:24:43 AM

Congrats Janine my friend for being finalist. Well deserving shot. #3074409

Ray Thoms 7/25/2006 4:15:23 AM

Congratulations....well done!
Ray #3074667

Judyann Plante 7/25/2006 4:15:56 AM

Congratulations, Janine!!!

Judyann ><> #3074671

Ronald F. Fischer 7/25/2006 4:19:53 AM

Congratulations, Janine!! #3074708

Roger Bernabo 7/25/2006 4:54:29 AM

I LOVE this iamge and so sorry I missed it before; great image; CONGRATULATIONS! #3075025

Jenny Bosmans 7/25/2006 4:58:32 AM

Congratulations on this beautiful finalist, Janine! :) #3075076

Karen Slagle 7/25/2006 6:00:30 AM

Fantastic finalist, Janine... #3075660

Nancy L. Green 7/25/2006 6:21:28 AM

Congratulations Janine!! Very well deserved!! <>< #3075834

Noel Baebler 7/25/2006 6:36:33 AM

Huzzah, Janine! #3075948

Christopher Budny 7/25/2006 7:20:37 AM

Congratulations, Janine! Love that darkening sky, with the sunny foreground highlights! #3076275

Diana L. Ralph 7/25/2006 7:28:05 AM

Congratulations, Janine! I knew this was a winner the first time I saw it! #3076362

Jill Flynn 7/25/2006 7:40:49 AM

Beautiful Janine. The light is gorgeous. I spent many summers there. Congratulations on your finalist! #3076515

Jill Odice 7/25/2006 7:47:01 AM

Congrats Janine, this is spectacular! #3076604

Melissa G. Meiselman 7/25/2006 7:56:56 AM

Congratulations, Janine on this wonderful finalist!!! #3076700

Ross Throndson 7/25/2006 8:03:26 AM


Lorri Shank 7/25/2006 8:55:03 AM

Beautiful composition, Janine. Congrats again!!! Lorri #3077285

Emile Abbott 7/25/2006 8:55:41 AM

Congratulation Janine on a gorgeous finalist. #3077291

Milan Banik 7/25/2006 9:18:06 AM

beautiful work ,congrates. #3077492

Jeff Robinson 7/25/2006 9:23:52 AM

Excellent image Janine; congrats on your Finalist! Jeff #3077534

Marilyn K. Lincecum 7/25/2006 9:45:49 AM

Congratulations, Janine...this is absolutely gorgeous !! #3077707

Revonda L. Gentry 7/25/2006 11:01:02 AM

Congratulations Janine, just breathtaking!! #3078218

Erica Murphy 7/25/2006 11:15:34 AM

Congratulations! Beautiful. I want to be there right now.

Erica #3078334

Cheryl E. Molennor 7/25/2006 11:25:16 AM

Beautiful shot Janine. Cangrats #3078427

Kay Beausoleil 7/25/2006 3:00:49 PM

Congratulations, Janine -- hope we see this one yet again! #3079893

Rakesh Syal 7/25/2006 3:51:11 PM

My heartiest congratulations, Janine! #3080112

Ronald Balthazor 7/25/2006 6:08:12 PM

Congratulations, Janine. Amazing light in this image. #3080714

Elisabeth A. Gay 7/25/2006 6:19:08 PM

The most beautiful light Janine!! Gorgeous! congratulations #3080775

Sherry S. Boles 7/25/2006 8:10:30 PM

Wonderful lighting, Janine...Congrats! #3081194

Patty Razonable 7/25/2006 10:36:13 PM

Congratulations, Janine!! Wonderful composition!! #3081653

Stanley J. Contrades 7/25/2006 11:04:35 PM

CONGRATULATIONS, Janine, and best of luck to you in the next round with this and all of your Finalists!!
Much Aloha,
Stan #3081721

Cora Miller 7/25/2006 11:05:27 PM

Beautiful light and reflections, Janine. Congratulations! #3081724

Janine Russell 7/25/2006 11:54:22 PM

Evy, Ray and Audrey, Gerda, Candice, Tarun, Ray T, Judyann, Ronald, Roger, Jenny, Karen, Nancy, Noel, Christopher, Diana, Jill F, Jill O, Melissa, Ross, Lorri, Emile, Milan, Jeff, Marilyn, Revonda, Erica, Cheryl, Kay, Rakesh, Ronald, Ann, Sherry, Patty, Stan and Cora, I am humbled by all of your kind comments and congratulations; what a great encouragement! #3081801

Ken Smith 7/26/2006 7:04:33 AM

Janine, congratulations!! #3083645

John V. Roscich 7/26/2006 8:46:26 AM

JOHN #3084144

Janine Russell 7/26/2006 9:33:09 AM

Ken and John, thanks very much for your kind comments, encouragement and congratulations. #3084360

Monika Sapek 7/26/2006 12:07:29 PM

Many congratulations on your finalist and good luck in the next round, Janine!

Inge Johnsson 7/26/2006 11:17:53 PM

Great light and mood. Congratulations! #3087643

Janine Russell 7/27/2006 12:17:48 AM

Monika and Inge, thanks very much for your kind and encouraging comments and congratulations. #3087706

Debbie Hartley 7/27/2006 5:31:00 AM

Congratulations on your beautiful finalists Janine! #3088999

Husain Akhtar 7/27/2006 7:44:20 AM

Warm congratulations! #3089525

Sudheer Sakthan 7/27/2006 8:01:37 AM

Congratulations! What a serene landscape captured in lovely light! #3089642

Janine Russell 7/27/2006 9:30:56 AM

Debbie, MH and Sudheer, thanks very much for your kind comments, encouragement and congratulations #3090082

Cathy M. Gromball 7/27/2006 10:02:36 AM

Congratulations on this beautiful finalist, Janine!

Cathy :) #3090218

S P Mukherji 7/27/2006 10:44:52 AM

Fantastic capture Janine! It look like India! A winner in my book!! #3090377

Wayne T. Fisk 7/27/2006 11:29:16 AM

Congrats, Janine! I think I've been where that was shot...It's a super photo.
I'm still considering either that Mark IIn and/or 400 f/4 DO. #3090614

Janine Russell 7/27/2006 11:15:52 PM

Cathy, SP and Wayne, thanks very much for your kind and encouraging comments and congratulations; Wayne, you won't be disappointed in either. #3092496

Opal Cross 8/2/2006 6:58:30 PM

Congradulations on this winning photo. It is very pretty and you captured it well. #3116849

Janine Russell 8/2/2006 9:36:13 PM

Opal, thanks very much for your kind words of encouragement and congratulations. #3117235

Mary Christine P. Villanueva 8/9/2006 1:55:54 AM

Beautiful lighting janine! #3141742

Janine Russell 8/9/2006 8:02:23 AM

Christine, thanks very much for your encouraging comments. #3143336

Harry Len 8/20/2006 9:10:50 PM

Great capture very attractive image.
You’re very creative janine!

Tracy Jones 10/1/2006 5:16:46 PM

WOW - your gallery is AMAZING and I would like a ticket here please. :-) Tra #3395436

Janine Russell 10/1/2006 5:18:51 PM

Harry and Tra, thanks very much for your nice comments and encouragement; Tra-glad you enjoyed my gallery; I'd like a ticket today as well :) #3395444

Holly J. Jackson 3/17/2008 9:39:34 PM

WOW! Another INCREDIBLE shot!! ; ) #5655674

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Photo was taken on June 5, 2006 at 6:44pm in Wailea, Maui, Hawaii
Canon 24-105mm F/4L lens @ F/4, 1/500 second, ISO 400
POTD at Shutterbugs.biz on December 14, 2006

Uploaded on 6/27/2006 8:36:34 AM

BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest Finalist

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