Lynne Morris level-fanatic 6/27/2006 9:04:03 AM

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

Kay Beausoleil level-fanatic 6/27/2006 9:10:21 AM

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

Nicole Kessel level-fanatic 6/27/2006 9:17:30 AM

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

Gary Lange level-fanatic 6/27/2006 9:27:16 AM

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

Naomi Weiser level-fanatic 6/27/2006 9:31:43 AM

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

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

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

Carla Metzler level-fanatic 6/27/2006 10:21:23 AM

Gorgeous capture, Janine! #2957422

Paul Michko level-fanatic 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 level-fanatic 6/27/2006 10:41:29 AM

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

Jim Huffield level-fanatic 6/27/2006 12:05:55 PM

Marvelous shot Janine, lighting is awesome. Jim #2957814

Paige Mills level-fanatic 6/27/2006 12:08:05 PM

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

Jeff Robinson level-fanatic 6/27/2006 12:26:40 PM

Beautifully captured Janine! Jeff #2957875

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

Beautiful light, color and clarity
Very pretty photo, Janine

Bill #2958479

Jen M 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 level-fanatic 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 level-fanatic 6/27/2006 6:41:22 PM

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

Dan Holm level-fanatic 6/27/2006 6:55:50 PM

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

Nancy L. Green level-fanatic 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 level-fanatic 6/27/2006 7:09:53 PM

Terrific scene , love the reflection Janine
Heco #2959023

Ken Smith level-fanatic 6/27/2006 7:24:06 PM

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

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

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

Janine Russell level-fanatic 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 level-fanatic 6/27/2006 11:58:58 PM

Beautiful scene Janine!! Gorgeous lighting!!

Julie Robinson level-fanatic 6/28/2006 12:54:43 AM

Wow- what a gorgeous sea scape image! #2959661

Janine Russell level-fanatic 6/28/2006 8:31:47 AM

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

Kirsten Kiki Kjaer level-fanatic 6/28/2006 11:07:28 AM

WOW! Stunning scenery and clarity. #2961938

Melissa G. Meiselman level-fanatic 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 level-fanatic 6/28/2006 2:29:07 PM

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

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

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

Janine Russell level-fanatic 6/28/2006 6:22:10 PM

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

Adarsh Mehrotra level-fanatic 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 level-fanatic 6/28/2006 10:52:21 PM

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

Evy Johansen level-fanatic 6/28/2006 11:10:53 PM

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

Janine Russell level-fanatic 6/28/2006 11:34:57 PM

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

Emile Abbott level-fanatic 6/29/2006 7:01:36 AM

Gorgeous shot, Janine. #2965386

Janine Russell level-fanatic 6/29/2006 8:27:32 AM

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

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

Beautiful scene, colors, lighting and reflections! #2965939

Janine Russell level-fanatic 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 level-fanatic 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 level-fanatic 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 level-fanatic 6/30/2006 10:23:22 AM

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

Stan Lubach level-fanatic 6/30/2006 7:46:54 PM

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

Janine Russell level-fanatic 6/30/2006 10:33:04 PM

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

Zenon Toczek level-fanatic 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 level-fanatic 7/2/2006 8:51:47 PM

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

Meggi Raeder level-fanatic 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 level-fanatic 7/5/2006 4:05:40 PM

So beautiful, wish I was there! #2989905

Janine Russell level-fanatic 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 level-fanatic 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 level-fanatic 7/24/2006 9:39:14 PM

Congratulations on this wonderful finalist Janine!!!!

Phil Sauvey level-fanatic 7/24/2006 9:39:18 PM


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

Kerby Pfrangle level-fanatic 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 level-fanatic 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 level-fanatic 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 level-fanatic 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 level-fanatic 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 level-fanatic 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 level-fanatic 7/25/2006 12:13:15 AM


ccc #3073856

Tarun Bose level-fanatic 7/25/2006 3:24:43 AM

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

Ray Thoms level-fanatic 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 level-fanatic 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 level-fanatic 7/25/2006 7:20:37 AM

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

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

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

Jill Flynn level-fanatic 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 level-fanatic 7/25/2006 7:47:01 AM

Congrats Janine, this is spectacular! #3076604

Melissa G. Meiselman level-fanatic 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 level-fanatic 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 level-fanatic 7/25/2006 9:23:52 AM

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

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

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

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

Congratulations Janine, just breathtaking!! #3078218

Erica Murphy level-fanatic 7/25/2006 11:15:34 AM

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

Erica #3078334

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

Beautiful shot Janine. Cangrats #3078427

Kay Beausoleil level-fanatic 7/25/2006 3:00:49 PM

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

Rakesh Syal level-fanatic 7/25/2006 3:51:11 PM

My heartiest congratulations, Janine! #3080112

Ronald Balthazor level-fanatic 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 level-fanatic 7/25/2006 11:05:27 PM

Beautiful light and reflections, Janine. Congratulations! #3081724

Janine Russell level-fanatic 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 level-fanatic 7/26/2006 7:04:33 AM

Janine, congratulations!! #3083645

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

JOHN #3084144

Janine Russell level-fanatic 7/26/2006 9:33:09 AM

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

Monika Sapek level-fanatic 7/26/2006 12:07:29 PM

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

Inge Johnsson level-fanatic 7/26/2006 11:17:53 PM

Great light and mood. Congratulations! #3087643

Janine Russell level-fanatic 7/27/2006 12:17:48 AM

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

Debbie Hartley level-fanatic 7/27/2006 5:31:00 AM

Congratulations on your beautiful finalists Janine! #3088999

Husain Akhtar level-fanatic 7/27/2006 7:44:20 AM

Warm congratulations! #3089525

Sudheer Sakthan level-fanatic 7/27/2006 8:01:37 AM

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

Janine Russell level-fanatic 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 level-fanatic 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 level-fanatic 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 level-fanatic 8/2/2006 6:58:30 PM

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

Janine Russell level-fanatic 8/2/2006 9:36:13 PM

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

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

Beautiful lighting janine! #3141742

Janine Russell level-fanatic 8/9/2006 8:02:23 AM

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

Harry Len level-fanatic 8/20/2006 9:10:50 PM

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

Tracy Jones level-fanatic 10/1/2006 5:16:46 PM

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

Janine Russell level-fanatic 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 level-fanatic 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

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