Rainbow Plumeria

© Janine Russell

Rainbow Plumeria

Paul E. Earl level-classic 3/26/2007 12:57:50 AM

How beautiful! I love the colours! I can almost smell them from here. #626579

Dominick M. Dimacale level-classic 3/26/2007 1:14:18 AM

Very lovely Janine, great colours too...Dominick #4097446

Katarina Mansson 3/26/2007 1:24:47 AM

Lovely colours and softness of the flower! Excellent lighting, detail and clarity. #4097449

Les Rhoades level-classic 3/26/2007 1:29:03 AM

I knew you would get some great pictures while in Hawaii. This is a SUPER EXAPMLE #4097453

Colleen Braun 3/26/2007 2:17:06 AM

beautiful... #4097489

Alan L. Borror 3/26/2007 3:18:13 AM

Beautiful colors and capture, Janine! #4097579

Anna Diederich 3/26/2007 3:45:37 AM

Very beautiful capture Janine! #4097646

Joy Rector level-classic 3/26/2007 4:39:15 AM


Kay E. Mahoney level-classic 3/26/2007 7:02:22 AM

Beautiful capture,Janine. Love the colors. #4098492

Karen Slagle 3/26/2007 7:44:59 AM

So simple and pretty, Janine. #4098663

Janine Russell level-classic 3/26/2007 9:17:19 AM

Paul, Dominick, Katarina, Les, Colleen, Alan, Anna, Joy, Kay and Karen, thanks very much for your kind and encouraging comments. #4098954

Ronald F. Fischer level-classic 3/26/2007 2:55:38 PM

Awesome capture, Janine! Rich beautiful colors! #4099870

Ken Jarvis level-classic 3/26/2007 3:29:05 PM

Beautiful capture and great lighting, Janine! #4099949

Susan M. Hembree level-classic 3/26/2007 4:35:36 PM

What a beautiful flower, Janine. Great clarity, colors, and framing. Lovely! #4100146

Christy Nichols level-classic 3/26/2007 7:51:17 PM

Such beautiful colors, Janine!! Lovely capture!! #4100722

Arnie Horwitz level-classic 3/26/2007 9:39:01 PM

Great composition and vibrant colors, Janine! #4100960

Evy Johansen level-classic 3/26/2007 9:51:18 PM

Gorgeous image, Janine! Beautiful clarity! #4100988

Janine Russell level-classic 3/26/2007 11:11:57 PM

Ron, Ken, Susan,Christy, Arnie and Evy, thanks very much for your kind comments and encouragement. #4101135

Su Sana E. P level-classic 3/26/2007 11:29:09 PM

Such delicate flowers!! Exquisite floral composition, Janine!! I love it. #4101154

Janine Russell level-classic 3/26/2007 11:37:17 PM

Susana, thanks very much for your encouragement and kind comments. #4101163

Richard D. Cox level-classic 3/27/2007 12:05:51 AM

Interesting petals and stunning colors. #4101170

Janine Russell level-classic 3/27/2007 12:20:54 AM

Richard, thanks very much for your kind and encouraging comments. #4101206

Holly Shao level-classic 3/27/2007 7:01:58 AM

So beautiful and pure! Love it, Janine!!

Holly #4102463

Janine Russell level-classic 3/27/2007 8:22:32 AM

Holly, thanks very much for your encouraging comments. #4102758

Graeme yew Chow level-classic 3/27/2007 6:19:38 PM

Wonderful shot ! very striking , Janine. #4104002

Janine Russell level-classic 3/27/2007 10:02:15 PM

Graeme, thanks very much for your kind words of encouragement. #4104431

Esther Smith level-classic 3/27/2007 10:39:52 PM

Wonderful detail and color Janine! #4104474

Janine Russell level-classic 3/27/2007 10:48:33 PM

Esther, thanks very much for your kind and encouraging comments. #4104485

Nilesh J. Bhange level-classic 3/28/2007 12:24:39 AM

Very nice captured!! #4104573

Janine Russell level-classic 3/28/2007 12:27:38 AM

Nilesh, thanks very much. #4104576

Shelly A. Van Camp level-classic 3/29/2007 1:38:27 PM

This is beautiful...love the colors! #4109977

Alexandra Hankova level-classic 3/29/2007 4:05:54 PM

Very pretty Janine. Soft, yet dramatic. :-) #4110369

Janine Russell level-classic 3/29/2007 11:32:21 PM

Shelly and Alexandra, thanks very much for your kind words of encouragement. #4111070

Lana V. Khvorostova level-classic 4/1/2007 8:20:47 AM

Janine, you are really good at taking pictures of flowers! #4118780

Janine Russell level-classic 4/1/2007 1:43:43 PM

Lana, thanks very much for your kind and encouraging comments. #4119480

Lana V. Khvorostova level-classic 4/2/2007 5:43:55 AM

and I like the black background.
Did you use a black fabric or something like this, or did you just blacken the backgorund later in Photoshop? #4121373

Janine Russell level-classic 4/2/2007 7:53:21 AM

Lana, thanks very much; the original background was dark already - in deep shade; I burned it and cloned out distracting elements using Photoshop CS. #4121909

Marilyn Flanagan level-classic 4/12/2007 6:27:30 PM

Oh Janine, this is gorgeous! #4160362

Janine Russell level-classic 4/12/2007 7:47:39 PM

Marilyn, thanks very much for your kind and encouraging commments. #4160598

Christopher Budny level-classic 4/24/2007 4:06:02 PM

You have a gift with Plumeria! Congratulations on this making Finalist! #4205604

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna level-classic 4/24/2007 4:11:43 PM

Congratulations on this fantastic image, Janine!!!!! :-) ^.^ #4205659

Janet McNeil level-classic 4/24/2007 4:16:54 PM

Congratulations Janine and good luck in round 2!! #4205705

Jayne Martin level-classic 4/24/2007 4:20:41 PM

Janine, congratulations and good luck!!! Beautiful capture! #4205735

Erin Appelbaum level-classic 4/24/2007 4:25:13 PM

Exquisite Janine. Congrats. Peter #4205775

Susan Fox level-classic 4/24/2007 5:02:59 PM

Congratulations Janine! #4206111

Anita Hogue 4/24/2007 5:03:21 PM

Absolutely goregous Janine! Congratulations! #4206114

Bob Cammarata 4/24/2007 5:13:22 PM

Many congrats Janine! #4206191

Sam Britt 4/24/2007 5:26:48 PM

Congratulations on this finalist, Janine! #4206296

Tamera S. Phillips 4/24/2007 5:36:42 PM

Congrats Janine. What a beautiful finalist. I can smell it from here! #4206355

Colleen Farrell level-classic 4/24/2007 5:46:06 PM

Congratulations on this gorgeous finalist, Janine! #4206399

Graeme yew Chow level-classic 4/24/2007 6:06:06 PM

Congratulations on this wonderful finalist, Janine. #4206549

Renee Doyle level-classic 4/24/2007 6:31:12 PM

Gorgeous work - congratulations Janine!

Holly Shao level-classic 4/24/2007 6:59:12 PM

Congratulations, Janine, on such a gorgeous Finalist!!

Holly #4207135

Cheryl E. Molennor level-classic 4/24/2007 7:18:56 PM

So simple and elegant! Congratulations #4207287

Su Sana E. P level-classic 4/24/2007 7:26:04 PM

Congratulations again, Janine!! #4207346

Kristi A. Howson level-classic 4/24/2007 7:33:58 PM

Congratulations on this wonderful finalist and best of luck in the next round Janine! #4207421

Terry L. Ellis level-classic 4/24/2007 8:18:47 PM

A gorgeous finalist! Congratulations, Janine! #4207763

Esther Smith level-classic 4/24/2007 8:19:19 PM

Congrats Janine!!! #4207769

Lorraine A. Cook level-classic 4/24/2007 8:58:36 PM

Congratulations, Janine!<:)) #4207983

Nilesh J. Bhange level-classic 4/24/2007 10:01:33 PM

congratulations,great contrast!! #4208240

Marilyn K. Lincecum level-classic 4/24/2007 10:50:56 PM

Beautiful in every way !!! Congratulations Janine on a well deserved fianlist. #4208394

Husain Akhtar level-classic 4/24/2007 10:57:51 PM

I hope the dead slow speed of BF this morning would allow me to warmly congratulate you for being a March finalist! Very well done my friend! #4208413

Laurence Saliba level-classic 4/24/2007 11:21:25 PM

BEAUTIFUL!!!! Congrats again Janine!!! #4208483

Sherry K. Adkins level-classic 4/25/2007 12:38:36 AM

Congrats, Janine, on this finalist. #4208650

Dan Holm level-classic 4/25/2007 12:39:26 AM

CONGRATULATIONS on this magnificent Finalist, Janine! #4208652

Judyann Plante 4/25/2007 3:07:10 AM

Janine, Congratulations on your beautiful finalists! Best of luck to you in the next round!

Judyann <>< #4209014

Katarina Mansson 4/25/2007 3:36:38 AM

Congratulations on another wonderful finalist Janine! The composition, clarity, colors and lighting are excellent. #4209156

Tarun Bose 4/25/2007 4:59:39 AM

Congrats my dearest friend for your excellent finalist. #4209759

Christy Nichols 4/25/2007 5:11:35 AM

Congratulations on this Fantastic finalist, Janine!!! #4209899

eileen bedford 4/25/2007 5:35:38 AM

Congratulations on this great Finalist Janine.... #4210129

Paul Sikora 4/25/2007 5:50:03 AM

Conratulations, Janine what a beautiful image #4210269

Janine Russell level-classic 4/25/2007 6:18:42 AM

Chris, Kitty, Janet, Jayne, Peter, Susan, Anita, Bob, Sam, Tamera, Colleen, Graeme, Renee, Holly, Cheryl, SuSana, Kristi, Terry, Esther, Lorraine, Nilesh, Marilyn, MH, Laurence, Sherry, Dan, Judyann, Katarina, Tarun, Christy, Eileen and Paul, thanks very much for your encouragement and congratulations. #4210463

David Pratt level-classic 4/25/2007 6:37:12 AM

Congratulations Janine! Terrific work! #4210610

AMALIA Veralli level-classic 4/25/2007 7:26:44 AM

Awesome! Congrats on your beautiful finalist! #4210952

Laura Clay-Ballard 4/25/2007 7:48:03 AM

beautiful shot! congrats! #4211120

Pat Abbott 4/25/2007 7:50:32 AM

Congrats Janine, on a lovely image. #4211152

ALLEN O. HOWARD 4/25/2007 8:01:09 AM

Big congratulations Janine! #4211250

John Caruso 4/25/2007 8:33:04 AM

Congratulations on this amazing photo, Janine! I know your silver will turn to gold. #4211477

Connie J. Bagot 4/25/2007 8:37:35 AM

Congratulations Janine---such a beautiful image. #4211501

Marie Fields level-classic 4/25/2007 8:55:57 AM

Stunning floral, Janine! Congratulations! #4211599

Emile Abbott level-classic 4/25/2007 9:06:54 AM

congratulations on another fabulous finalist, Janine #4211669

Dr Silly level-classic 4/25/2007 10:16:20 AM

Congratulations Janine on your finalist. :O)

Sylvia Rossler level-classic 4/25/2007 12:43:52 PM

Big congrats Janine :o) #4212626

Patricia Ronan level-classic 4/25/2007 2:16:35 PM

Congratulations Janine:) #4212956

Glenn E. Urquhart level-classic 4/25/2007 3:34:05 PM

A Big Congratulations on your Finalist Award!!! Well Deserved, Cheers, Glenn. #4213287

Su Sana E. P level-classic 4/25/2007 9:20:40 PM

Huge Congratulations on your Win, Janine!! #4214392

Kristi A. Howson level-classic 4/25/2007 9:32:26 PM

Big Congratulations Janine on this stunning winner! I love the colors, texture and framing on this one. So glad to see it win! #4214445

Sylvia Rossler level-classic 4/25/2007 9:56:29 PM

Big congrats on your win Janine :o) #4214527

Husain Akhtar level-classic 4/25/2007 10:29:48 PM

Big congratulations! Great image and smashing win! #4214629

Laurence Saliba level-classic 4/26/2007 12:57:47 AM

CONGRATULATIONS Janine!!! #4214713

Katarina Mansson 4/26/2007 2:47:11 AM

Congratulations on this golden button Janine! #4214933

Wally Orlowsky level-classic 4/26/2007 2:48:57 AM

Congratulations on this standout winner, Janine! #4214945

Colette M. Metcalf level-classic 4/26/2007 3:12:09 AM

Congratulations to you, Janine!!! #4215081

Debbie Hartley level-classic 4/26/2007 3:20:03 AM

Congratulations on your beautiful winner Janine! #4215140

Erin Appelbaum level-classic 4/26/2007 3:20:12 AM

Congratulations Janine. Peter #4215141

Jessica Jenney level-classic 4/26/2007 3:36:04 AM

Congratulations, Janine on this beautiful win! #4215210

Laurie Daily level-classic 4/26/2007 3:37:37 AM

Such a beautiful winner, Janine!!! #4215215

Carla Metzler level-classic 4/26/2007 3:59:44 AM

Congratulations on your win, Janine! #4215328

Ken Smith level-classic 4/26/2007 4:01:53 AM

Super job, Janine!! #4215346

Janet McNeil level-classic 4/26/2007 4:08:53 AM

Congrats on 2nd place - well deserved!! #4215395

Joan Kocak level-classic 4/26/2007 4:29:24 AM

Congrats Janine on your win! #4215466

Ermanno Radice level-classic 4/26/2007 5:23:13 AM

Many congratulations on your win, Janine!!! #4215733

Arlene Krassner level-classic 4/26/2007 5:25:35 AM

Great job Janine. Congratulations. #4215750

Stephen Zacker level-classic 4/26/2007 5:29:03 AM

Like the simplicity and dark bg. Congratulations #4215774

Kay Beausoleil level-classic 4/26/2007 5:32:13 AM

Congratulations on your awards for this striking image, Janine!! #4215794

Sherri Gorman level-classic 4/26/2007 5:37:37 AM

Congratulations on your BEAUTIFUL win!!! #4215835

Bill Houghton 4/26/2007 5:39:39 AM

Janine, congratulations on this beautiful win. Well done. Bill #4215855

Terri L. Scribner 4/26/2007 5:44:07 AM

It's all been said, but I'll say it again!! Congratulations on this beautiful winner!! #4215890

Christopher Budny level-classic 4/26/2007 5:45:22 AM

Congratulations again, Janine! #4215899

Mike D. Perez level-classic 4/26/2007 5:53:47 AM

Congratulations Janine on this beautiful Winner! #4215964

Glenn E. Urquhart level-classic 4/26/2007 6:06:26 AM

Congratulations on your Outstanding Win, Janine!!! VERY Well Done! Cheers, Glenn. #4216056

Inge S. Lasmana level-classic 4/26/2007 6:08:48 AM

Congratulations on your win, Janine! #4216070

Ross Throndson 4/26/2007 6:10:22 AM

Congratulations on this Gorgeous Winner, Janine!! #4216081

Marie Fields level-classic 4/26/2007 6:23:06 AM

Congratulations, Janine! Just gorgeous! #4216161

eileen bedford 4/26/2007 6:28:29 AM

Congratulations on your beautiful win, Janine..... #4216201

Cheryl E. Molennor 4/26/2007 6:29:52 AM

Love those colors! Congratulations #4216212

Holly Shao 4/26/2007 6:33:36 AM

Congratulations on your fantastic win, Janine!!


HuHu Lin 4/26/2007 6:40:00 AM

a big congrat to you,Janine! #4216262

Kathleen Roughan 4/26/2007 7:05:05 AM

Congratulations on your win, Janine!! #4216358

Sharon Day level-classic 4/26/2007 7:19:47 AM

Simply beautiful, Janine!!! Big congratulations on your win! #4216416

Sam Britt 4/26/2007 8:05:41 AM

Congratulations on this winner, Janine! #4216651

Esther Smith 4/26/2007 8:19:03 AM

Beautiful image! Congratulations on your Winner Janine!! #4216699

Janine Russell level-classic 4/26/2007 8:22:28 AM

David, Amalia, Laura, Pat, Allen, John, Connie, Marie, Emile, Doc, Sylvia, Patricia, Glenn, SuSana, Kristi, Sylvia, Husain, Laurence, Katarina, Wally, Colette, Debbie, Peter, Jessica, Laurie, Carla, Ken, Janet, Joan, Ermanno, Arlene, Stephen, Kay, Sherri, Bill, Terri, Chris, Mike, Glenn, Inge, Ross, Marie, Eileen, Cheryl, Holly, HuHu, Kathy, Sharon and Sam, thanks very much for all of your encouraging comments and congratulations. #4216717

Colleen Farrell level-classic 4/26/2007 8:28:50 AM

Big congratulations on your win, Janine! :D #4216746

Jeff Robinson level-classic 4/26/2007 8:51:58 AM

Congrats Janine on this Excellent 2nd Place Win!! Jeff #4216867

Martha N. Church 4/26/2007 10:10:35 AM

Congratulations, Janine, on this beautiful winner! #4217149

Datha Y. Thompson 4/26/2007 10:16:12 AM

CONGRATULATIONS Janine!!! Gorgeous :0) #4217178

Shawn Jennings level-classic 4/26/2007 10:30:08 AM

Congratulations on your win, Janine! #4217235

Susan Fox 4/26/2007 10:37:37 AM

Congratulations Janine!!!! #4217268

Rakesh Syal level-classic 4/26/2007 11:18:48 AM

Congratulations on your beautiful winner Janine! #4217376

She-She Killough 4/26/2007 11:41:46 AM

Beautiful Jannine!! I Love Plumeria and this is excellent!! Congratulations!! #4217436

Jane M 4/26/2007 11:44:30 AM

Amazing clarity and color. Congrats from me too Janine! #4217448

Tarun Bose 4/26/2007 11:46:13 AM

My dearest Janine, big congrats on your outstanding winner shot. #4217456

Renee Doyle level-classic 4/26/2007 12:37:39 PM

Congratulations Janine!!!

Emile Abbott level-classic 4/26/2007 12:59:46 PM

Congratulations janine on a supurb winner. #4217662

DiAnna F. Paulk level-classic 4/26/2007 1:54:02 PM

Beautiful composition and colors, Janine! Congratulations!! #4217829

Patricia Ronan level-classic 4/26/2007 2:50:21 PM

Congratulations on your win Janine:) #4217993

Regina L. Rickert level-classic 4/26/2007 3:08:06 PM

Congratulations on your stunning winner, Janine. #4218068

Kate Jackson level-classic 4/26/2007 4:13:25 PM

Many congratulations Janine on this fabulous winner! #4218250

Deborah C. Lewinson level-classic 4/26/2007 4:24:36 PM

Congratulations on this marvelous winner, Janine!
-Debby #4218281

Claudia Kuhn level-classic 4/26/2007 4:40:01 PM

So beautiful Janine, congrats on your win! #4218342

Jill Flynn level-classic 4/26/2007 6:33:36 PM

Simply beautiful Janine! A big congratulations on your win! #4218760

Linda M. Walker level-classic 4/26/2007 6:34:39 PM

This is one of my favorites,Janine...congratulations on your win! #4218766

Kay E. Mahoney level-classic 4/26/2007 6:38:25 PM

Congratulations on your beautiful second place winner. #4218791

Evy Johansen level-classic 4/26/2007 6:57:37 PM

One of my favorites too, Janine!! BIG congratulations on your win!! #4218904

Mary K. Robison level-classic 4/26/2007 11:30:41 PM

Congratulations on this beautiful winner, Janine! #4219414

Hurk (Steve) Hurkett 4/27/2007 6:20:00 AM

Beautiful, Janine ... Congratulations on your WELL DESERVED WINNER, ... Steve #4220614

Denise M. Snyder 4/27/2007 6:57:48 AM

Gorgeous Janine! Congratulations! #4220767

Monika Sapek level-classic 4/27/2007 7:42:17 AM

Many congratulations on your Second Place Winner, Janine!

Janine Russell level-classic 4/27/2007 7:56:32 AM

Colleen, Jeff, Martha, Datha, Shawn, Susan, Rakesh, Sheesh, Jane, Tarun, Renee, Emile, DiAnna, Patricia, Lexi, Kate, Debby, Claudia, Jill, Linda, Kay, Evy, Mary, Hurk, Denise and Monika, thanks very much for your congratulations and encouraging comments. #4220974

Christy Nichols level-classic 4/27/2007 9:10:35 AM

Yay! Congratulations on your win, Janine!!! #4221194

Terry L. Ellis level-classic 4/27/2007 10:33:11 AM

Congratulations, Janine, on this beautiful Second Place win!!! #4221471

Joan P. McCool level-classic 4/27/2007 11:28:26 AM

Congratulations Janine on your beautiful win!! Your Gallery is amazing! ~Joni #4221624

Judyann Plante 4/27/2007 1:33:10 PM

Janine, Congratulations on this much deserved win!!!

Judyann <>< #4221815

Ronald F. Fischer 4/27/2007 2:44:56 PM

Congrats on this AWESOME WINNER, Janine! #4222020

Nick Lagos 4/27/2007 3:11:49 PM

Lovely crisp and clean image Janine... great eye catching image with real impact... congratulations #4222122

Darryl Wilkinson 4/27/2007 6:43:04 PM

Congratulations on this gorgeous winner, Janine!! #4222751

Janine Russell level-classic 4/27/2007 10:55:12 PM

Christy, Terry, Joan, Judyann, Ron, Nick and Darryl, thanks very much for your kind words of encouragement and congratulations. #4223221

Ken Jarvis level-classic 4/28/2007 8:19:53 AM

Congratulations Janine on this well deserved win! #4224433

Susana Ms Heide level-classic 4/28/2007 9:51:43 AM

The colors are MESMERIZING!!! Congratulations Janine!!!!!! #4224642

Hurk (Steve) Hurkett level-classic 4/28/2007 6:34:45 PM

Congratulations on This wonderful 2nd place winner, Janine .... Steve #4225689

Marilyn Flanagan level-classic 4/30/2007 7:06:48 PM

Congratulations on your well-deserved win, Janine! #4233162

Janine Russell level-classic 4/30/2007 7:13:14 PM

Ken, Susana, Hurk and Marilyn, thanks very much for your congratulations and encouraging comments. #4233182

AMALIA Veralli level-classic 5/3/2007 5:52:05 AM

Big congratulations on your second place win! Great image. #4242276

Janine Russell level-classic 5/3/2007 6:53:36 AM

Amalia, thanks very much for your encouragement and congratulations. #4242568

RC Fritz level-classic 5/10/2007 10:16:12 AM

Many congratulations on your Second Place Winner,Janine!


Janine Russell level-classic 5/10/2007 3:00:57 PM

RC, thanks very much for your congatulations and encouraging comments. #4269182

Patrick R. McMullen level-classic 5/19/2007 7:15:51 AM

Great shot Janine! Congratulations! The light is excellant.
Pat #4300530

Janine Russell level-classic 5/19/2007 11:09:39 AM

Pat, thanks very much for your encouraging comments. #4301210

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Photo was taken on March 16, 2007 at 1:59pm in Wailea, Maui, Hawaii
Canon 100mm F/2.8 macro lens @ F/4.5, 1/250 second, ISO 100
Cloned, +saturation, -brightness, +contrast, dodged, burned, resized and sharpened in Photoshop CS
POTD at Photo-of-the-Day.com on March 28, 2007

Uploaded on 3/26/2007 12:44:35 AM

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