Rain-drenched Hibiscus

© Janine Russell

Rain-drenched Hibiscus

John Caruso 4/25/2007 9:07:59 AM

Wow, beautiful work, Janine! I almost started wiping off my monitor fearing it had dew on it! lol #644111

Fax Sinclair 4/25/2007 9:10:01 AM

Wow Janine! This is a fabulous capture of a hibiscus and its raindrops! #4211682

Carla Metzler 4/25/2007 9:14:34 AM

Beautiful capture, Janine! #4211707

Patricia A. Stalter 4/25/2007 9:15:57 AM

I am impressed with the "handheld" statement. Way to go! #4211720

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna 4/25/2007 9:16:40 AM

SPECTACULAR colors, details, composition, lighting... Just ALL ROUND BEAUTIFUL, Janine!!!!!! :3 #4211727

Theresa Marie Jones 4/25/2007 9:20:32 AM

SUPER SHOT! Love it!! #4211742

Teresa Norris 4/25/2007 9:21:05 AM

Such beautiful colors and details! I, too, am amazed that you can get this without a tripod! Amazing and lovely capture. #4211744

Christy Nichols 4/25/2007 9:25:25 AM

Beautiful capture, Janine!! #4211760

Dominick M. Dimacale 4/25/2007 9:51:51 AM

Very lovely Janine...Dominick #4211854

Christopher Budny 4/25/2007 11:49:52 AM

This just screams "tropical"! Beautiful! #4212415

Joy Rector 4/25/2007 12:39:21 PM

this is gorgeous #4212598

Lynn Crawford 4/25/2007 3:05:16 PM

Wow that is beautiful Janine, love the detail of the water drops and the bright color of the flower, great capture :) #4213173

Nadine A. Lewis 4/25/2007 4:11:41 PM

This is sooooo beautiful, Janine!!! LOVE the color, lighting, & water drops!!! <>< #4213435

Cheryl E. Molennor 4/25/2007 7:30:45 PM

Fabulous janine! #4214040

Janine Russell 4/25/2007 11:26:36 PM

John, Fax, Carla, Patricia, Kitty, Theresa, Teresa, Christy, Dominick, Chris, Joy, Lynn, Nadine and Cheryl, thanks very much for your encouraging comments. #4214682

Husain Akhtar 4/26/2007 1:24:18 AM

Fantastic image - lovely coulour and shades - very pleasant indeed, Janine! #4214749

Sherry L. Davis 4/26/2007 7:44:19 PM

Gorgeous, Janine! Love the colors, detail, water drops, awesome capture!!! #4219061

Graeme yew Chow 4/26/2007 9:22:50 PM

Super image and love the rain drops and it will be good for the monthly theme, Janine. #4219293

Janine Russell 4/26/2007 10:11:35 PM

Sherry and Graeme, thanks very much for your kind comments and encouragement. #4219351

Bob D. Hall 5/23/2007 3:58:59 PM

Great flower and very well captured. Congrats!! #4318271

Sharon King 5/23/2007 4:28:18 PM

This is Beautiful Janine, Congrats! #4318613

Arlene Krassner 5/23/2007 4:30:07 PM

Janine congratulations on this luscious finalist. #4318625

Su Sana E. P 5/23/2007 4:32:18 PM

Congratulations, Janine!! #4318643

Glenn E. Urquhart 5/23/2007 4:42:43 PM

A BIG Congratulations on your Award, Janine!!! Well Deserved! Cheers, Glenn. #4318764

Barbara Waldoch 5/23/2007 4:44:06 PM

Congratulations on your beautiful finalist, Janine! #4318788

Claudia Kuhn 5/23/2007 5:43:57 PM

Gorgeous Janine, congrats! #4319369

Tamera S. Phillips 5/23/2007 5:58:40 PM

Congratulations on this beautiful, colorful Finalist Janine. Good luck in the next round. #4319493

Murry Grigsby 5/23/2007 7:25:45 PM

Congrats on your terrific finalist and best wishes in the next round Janine! #4320233

Cheryl E. Molennor 5/23/2007 7:37:33 PM

Great detail and color. Congratulations Janine #4320341

Evy Johansen 5/23/2007 7:56:22 PM

Big congratulations on your wonderful finalist, Janine! #4320534

Sharon Day 5/23/2007 8:13:51 PM

Beautiful finalist, Janine!!! Congratulations! #4320727

eileen bedford 5/23/2007 8:44:08 PM

Congratulations on this great finalist Jannine....

Sheryl A. Hudson 5/23/2007 9:12:40 PM

Another wonderful finalist! Congratulations Janine!!!
sheryl #4321181

Graeme yew Chow 5/24/2007 1:31:46 AM

Wonderful finalist and well deserved one. Congrats Janine. #4321755

Graeme yew Chow 5/24/2007 1:33:16 AM

Wonderful finalist and well deserved one. Congrats Janine. #4321758

Debbie Hartley 5/24/2007 2:19:49 AM

Congratulations on your stunning finalist Janine! #4321824

Katarina Mansson 5/24/2007 3:32:46 AM

Congratulations on another finalist Janine! Good luck in the next round! #4322207

Laurie Daily 5/24/2007 3:42:46 AM

Congratulations again, Janine! #4322268

Vicki Hunt 5/24/2007 5:22:17 AM

Congratulations! #4322956

Emile Abbott 5/24/2007 6:27:24 AM

Just beautiful and congratulation Janine on a wonderful finalist. #4323363

Patricia A. Stalter 5/24/2007 6:57:16 AM

A well deserved finalist. I will be looking for it in the winners! #4323554

Robert R. Goodman 5/24/2007 7:20:36 AM

Congratulations Janine!!!!! #4323703

Darren K. Fisher 5/24/2007 9:56:01 AM

Stunning colors and detail. Congrats on your finalist. #4324421

Janine Russell 5/24/2007 10:00:09 AM

Bob, Sharon, Arlene, SuSana, Glenn, Barbara, Claudia, Tamera, Murry, Cheryl, Evy, Sharon, Eileen, Sheryl, Graeme, Debbie, Katarina, Laurie, Vicki, Emile, Patricia, Robert and Darren, thanks very much for your congratulations and encouragement. #4324441

Karen Engelbreth 5/24/2007 11:20:21 AM

Congratulations Janine! #4324683

Dr Silly 5/24/2007 12:23:27 PM

Beautiful finalist, congrats, Janine. :O)

Les Rhoades 5/24/2007 12:25:45 PM

Congratulations on your FINALIST!

Another PG101 WINNER

Christy Nichols 5/24/2007 1:36:50 PM

Congratulations, Janine! This is outstanding! #4325190

Holly Shao 5/24/2007 1:45:49 PM

Congratulations, Janine, on this gorgeous Finalist! Lovely!

Holly #4325254

Christopher Budny 5/24/2007 1:52:38 PM

I can only say wow, again. :) Congratulations! #4325318

Datha Y. Thompson 5/24/2007 2:16:51 PM

CONGRATULATIONS!! WTG Janine :0) #4325451

Patricia Ronan 5/24/2007 3:02:33 PM

Congratulations Janine:) #4325642

Janine Russell 5/24/2007 6:35:22 PM

Karen, Doc, Les, Christy, Holly, Chris, Datha and Patricia, thanks very much for your encouragement and congratulations. #4326234

Terry L. Ellis 5/24/2007 8:14:07 PM

Congratulations, Janine! A beautiful finalist! #4326595

Kristi A. Howson 5/25/2007 8:22:21 PM

Congratulations on your wonderful finalist Janine. Gorgeous! #4330993

Janine Russell 5/25/2007 11:50:59 PM

Terry and Kristi, thanks very much for your congratulations and kind words of encouragement. #4331347

Stephen Zacker 5/26/2007 6:30:20 AM

Stunning macro. Congratulations #4332400

Janine Russell 5/26/2007 9:27:49 AM

Stephen, thanks very much for your congratulations and encouraging comments. #4332857

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Photo was taken on March 15, 2007 at 8:15am in Wailea, Maui, Hawaii
Canon 100mm F/2.8 macro lens @ F/8, 1/100 second, ISO 400, handheld
+saturation, +contrast, -brightness, cloned, resized and sharpened in Photoshop CS
POTD at Photo-of-the-Day.com on April 27, 2007
POTD at BestFoto.com on May 3, 2007

Uploaded on 4/25/2007 8:57:49 AM

BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest Finalist

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