Golden Bead Dahlia

© Candice C. Calhoun

Golden Bead Dahlia

Dominick M. Dimacale level-addict 5/26/2007 4:35:02 AM

This is beautiful Candice,great details and the colours are wonderful, love the effects you have placed too...Dominick #662204

Sherri Gorman 5/26/2007 4:50:30 AM

This is gorgeous Candice!!!! Awesome colors, details and effects!!! #4331997

Lorraine A. Cook 5/26/2007 5:56:46 AM

I've never planted Dahlias but after looking at this gorgeous flower...I may change my mind, Candice!

Love the effect...liquid gold!<:)) #4332251

Carol Sawyer 5/26/2007 6:03:55 AM

Beautiful image, wonderful colors, detail and great effects, Candice! #4332292

Karen Slagle 5/26/2007 6:12:28 AM

Gorgeous colors and fabulous effects, Candice... #4332325

Su Sana E. P level-addict 5/26/2007 6:47:21 AM

Really very gorgeous composition with effects, Candice!! I'm still struggling to get better results with this filter. #4332450

Glenn E. Urquhart 5/26/2007 7:13:02 AM

Striking Image, Candice!!! Brilliant Color, Outstanding lighting, contrast, effects, WELL Composed and quite beautiful!!! VERY Well Done! Cheers, Glenn. #4332526

Jessica Jenney level-addict 5/26/2007 7:14:17 AM

Gorgeous colors and effects, Candice! I love the way this dahlia is sitting in it's tip! #4332530

Judy A. Lawhon 5/26/2007 7:20:01 AM

Just amazing, Candice...beautiful color and ps work!! #4332551

Sam Britt 5/26/2007 7:23:07 AM

Beautiful, Candice. Great color, detail & effects. #4332556

Chua Wee Boo 5/26/2007 9:06:01 AM

Stunning effects,Candice! #4332805

Patrick Rouzes level-addict 5/26/2007 9:49:42 AM

Ahah, Candice! Excellent work on this vibrant image! Patrick #4332897

Claudia Kuhn level-addict 5/26/2007 10:03:46 AM

So beautiful Candice! #4332954

David Phalen level-addict 5/26/2007 10:03:46 AM

Excellent colors, wonderful effect = beautiful image! #4332955

Nadya Johnson 5/26/2007 10:08:52 AM

Beautiful! I love your use of Flood Filter with this gorgeous flower, Candice! #4332980

Hendrik Storme 5/26/2007 10:33:32 AM

Wonderful image! Great details and effect! #4333049

Ellen Hodges level-addict 5/26/2007 11:22:58 AM

Love this image! WOW! #4333140

Ermanno Radice level-addict 5/26/2007 11:27:24 AM

Marvelous effects, wonderful composition, Candice!! #4333154

Kathy Reeves level-addict 5/26/2007 11:31:26 AM

Dazzling colors and effects in this beautiful image Candice!!1 #4333168

Patricia Ronan level-addict 5/26/2007 12:12:43 PM

Beautiful flower image and PS work, lovely with the dark BG:) #4333315

Karen Engelbreth level-addict 5/26/2007 2:11:27 PM

Beautiful image and effects, Candice!


Candice C. Calhoun level-addict 5/26/2007 3:37:53 PM

Thanks so much my friends for taking time out of your holiday weekend to visit my photo and leave these wonderful comments! Have a fabulous holiday, and wherever you are on Memorial Day at 3pm, please observe a moment of silence for those who gave their lives in the service of their country. We are doing this in the States, but how nice would it be to take this worldwide!

ccc #4333724

John Connolly level-addict 5/26/2007 4:09:57 PM

Excellent filter work in your darkroom, Candice! The effect here is nothing short of stunning! #4333785

Melissa G. Meiselman 5/26/2007 5:20:51 PM

Beautiful flower and effects, Candice and good thought for Memorial Day!! #4333990

Candice C. Calhoun level-addict 5/26/2007 6:17:01 PM

Thanks John and Melissa...have a safe and happy holiday!

ccc #4334100

Shelly A. Van Camp level-addict 5/26/2007 7:51:33 PM

Very Pretty and love the colors/flood! Have a wonderful weekend! #4334323

Candice C. Calhoun level-addict 5/27/2007 5:59:35 AM

Thanks so much, Shelly, for your lovely comment! Have a fantastic holiday weekend!

ccc #4335369

Jennifer L. Taranto 5/27/2007 8:47:09 AM

I LOVE the rippled reflection! Beautiful lighting & colors. #4335979

Candice C. Calhoun level-addict 5/27/2007 10:57:11 AM

Thanks so much, Jennifer...I must thank Shelly and Darren again for revitalizing my interest in the flood filter! Have a wonderful holiday weekend!

ccc #4336282

anonymous 5/27/2007 12:05:58 PM

Beautiful Image Candice!! I love the vibrant colors against the black background. Also, excellent use of the flood filter. B- #4336421

Dan Holm level-addict 5/28/2007 12:42:29 AM

An absolutely GORGEOUS floral image, Candice!! #4337886

Candice C. Calhoun level-addict 5/28/2007 4:27:59 AM

Thanks Barbara and Dan! Have a wonderful Memorial Day!

ccc #4338220

Phil Cannon level-addict 5/28/2007 5:48:34 AM

WOW!!!! This is so beautiful! Love the color the reflection and they sit really well on that background. #4338435

virafoto - level-addict 5/28/2007 6:11:32 AM

Totally beautiful. Totally creative.
Work that a lot enchants us.
I liked a lot. Receive executions! #4338550

Candice C. Calhoun level-addict 5/28/2007 7:33:19 AM

Thanks so much Phil and virafoto...have a wonderful holiday weekend!

ccc #4338835

Lisa J. Boulden level-addict 5/29/2007 6:31:15 AM

Amazing color, creativity, and detail! Would make a great poster! --Lisa #4342421

Candice C. Calhoun level-addict 5/29/2007 6:43:16 AM

Thanks so much, Lisa...yes, planning to go 24x36 on this one! Have a wonderful day!

ccc #4342491

Stan Kwasniowski level-addict 6/26/2007 3:01:51 PM

Candice, congratulations #4440157

Stefania Barbier level-addict 6/26/2007 3:02:22 PM

congrats on your finalist!!!!! #4440163

anonymous 6/26/2007 3:11:10 PM

Hi Candice, A Big Congratulations on your beautiful finalist!! Good luck in the next round!! B- #4440291

Elizabeth A. Marker level-addict 6/26/2007 3:17:02 PM

CONGRATULATIONS!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! #4440397

Kay E. Mahoney level-addict 6/26/2007 3:31:08 PM

Congratulations on your finalist. Good luck in the next round. #4440638

Mike D. Perez level-addict 6/26/2007 3:56:14 PM

Congratulations on your Finalist, Candice! #4441062

Michelle R. Kovach 6/26/2007 4:39:40 PM

Congratulations Candice! #4441546

Dan Holm level-addict 6/26/2007 5:38:25 PM

Wow! CONGRATULATIONS on this magnigficent Finalist, Candice! #4442200

Barbara Waldoch level-addict 6/26/2007 5:46:31 PM

Congratulations on your beautiful finalist, Candice! #4442282

Sherri Gorman 6/26/2007 5:49:39 PM

Congratulations on your gorgeous finalist!!! #4442322

Sylvia Rossler level-addict 6/26/2007 6:06:27 PM

Big congrats on your finalist Candice :o) #4442573

Mary Timman level-addict 6/26/2007 6:10:39 PM

So beautiful with the flood!
Congratulations! #4442624

Nancy L. Green level-addict 6/26/2007 7:16:44 PM

Congratulations on this wonderful finalist!! <>< #4443573

Ken Smith level-addict 6/26/2007 7:36:28 PM

Congratulations, Candice. Beauitful flood effects! #4443830

Bill Wyatt 6/26/2007 7:47:12 PM

Congratulations on your beautiful finalist! #4443932

Candice C. Calhoun level-addict 6/26/2007 7:48:16 PM

Thanks so much, my friends, and congratulations to everyone who posted work in May! You are ALL winners to me!

ccc #4443941

Robert R. Goodman level-addict 6/26/2007 8:41:48 PM

Congratulations Candice!!!!!! #4444404

Sam Britt level-addict 6/26/2007 9:10:30 PM

Congratulations on this beautiful finalist, Candice. #4444564

Datha Y. Thompson level-addict 6/26/2007 9:34:00 PM

Beautiful!! Congratulations :0) #4444659

Hendrik Storme level-addict 6/27/2007 4:29:10 AM

Congratulations Candice! #4446236

Candice C. Calhoun level-addict 6/27/2007 5:03:29 AM

Thanks so much for the warm wishes! Have a lovely day!

ccc #4446431

Anna Diederich level-addict 6/27/2007 5:11:23 AM

Congratulations Candice....this is beautiful!


Lorraine A. Cook level-addict 6/27/2007 5:55:35 AM

Cngratulations Candice!<:)) #4446844

Candice C. Calhoun level-addict 6/27/2007 6:00:21 AM

Thanks Anna and Lorraine! Again, congratulations to all my cherished colleagues who posted work in May! You inspire me EVERY day!

ccc #4446899

Anita Hogue 6/27/2007 7:25:17 AM

Congratulations on a beautiful image! #4447635

Carla Metzler 6/27/2007 7:27:02 AM

Congratulations Candice!! #4447649

Glenn E. Urquhart 6/27/2007 7:39:41 AM

Congratulations on your award, Candice!!! Well Deserved! Cheers, Glenn. #4447772

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna 6/27/2007 8:44:34 AM

Congratulations Candice!!!!! K #4448184

Candice C. Calhoun level-addict 6/27/2007 3:15:07 PM

I truly appreciate your lovely comments Anita, Carla, Glenn and Kitty! Have a fabulous evening!

ccc #4450326

Cassie L. Woodlee level-addict 6/27/2007 8:29:16 PM

Congratulations, Candice!!!! #4451200

Colette M. Metcalf level-addict 6/28/2007 8:11:50 PM


Candice C. Calhoun level-addict 6/29/2007 4:07:01 AM

Thanks Cassie and Colette! Have a wonderful day!

ccc #4455763

Patricia Ronan level-addict 6/29/2007 5:23:33 AM

Congratulations Candice:) #4456088

Candice C. Calhoun level-addict 6/29/2007 6:42:50 PM

Thanks Patricia! I really appreciate you stopping by a leaving this wonderful comemnt!

ccc #4457869

Christy Nichols level-addict 6/30/2007 8:53:18 PM

Congrats Candice! #4460813

Candice C. Calhoun level-addict 7/1/2007 8:25:31 AM

Thanks Christy!

ccc #4462195

Kate Jackson level-addict 7/7/2007 6:02:02 AM

Belated congrats on this gorgeous finalist ccc! #4481488

Candice C. Calhoun level-addict 7/7/2007 11:47:21 AM

Thanks so much, Kate!

ccc #4482315

Renee Doyle level-addict 7/24/2007 4:33:06 PM

Belated but big congrats on this wonderful finalist ccc!

Candice C. Calhoun level-addict 7/24/2007 8:20:42 PM

Thanks so much, Renee!!!

ccc #4551167

To discuss, first log in or sign up (buttons are at top center of page).


A jewel of a flower with a reflection of liquid gold...

Uploaded on 5/24/2007 8:20:22 PM Photo Contest Finalist

Copyright for this gallery photo belongs solely to Candice C. Calhoun. Images may not be copied, downloaded, or used in any way without the expressed, written permission of the photographer.
Contact photographer via gallery.
Log in to follow or message this photographer or report this photo.