In the Lupine Fields

© Laurie Daily

In the Lupine Fields

Linda M. Walker level-classic 7/8/2007 4:13:13 AM

This is a beautiful shot...love the colors,DOF and the bird! #687147

Carol Sawyer 7/8/2007 4:20:36 AM

Beautiful capture, great DOF and colors, Laurie! #4483983

Michael Khoury level-classic 7/8/2007 4:21:56 AM

Hi Laurie...I'm so glad you found the lupins; here in New Brunswick they stick around throughout July...what a wonderful capture with this little fellow !
m #4483991

Patrick Rouzes level-classic 7/8/2007 4:27:53 AM

laurie, this is an absolute beauty indeed!!! Excellent work on this lovely capture!!! #4484008

Lynne Morris level-classic 7/8/2007 4:28:21 AM

This is beautiful Laurie, the colours are gorgeous! #4484012

Aimee S. McMaster level-classic 7/8/2007 4:40:32 AM

...what a beauty Laurie....welcome back; I am looking forward to your new images from Maine...Aimee #4484066

William C. Raco level-classic 7/8/2007 4:59:16 AM

Wow, I love how the bird just pops out of the beautiful blues.
Outstanding composition and depth
Very pretty work, Laurie

Bill #4484121

Su Sana E. P level-classic 7/8/2007 5:35:40 AM

Laurie, there are times I see some great pictures at BP, I wish I could capture one like that and this is one of them. I look forward to see it again. #4484222

Claudia Kuhn level-classic 7/8/2007 6:20:53 AM

This is so beautiful Laurie, what a wonderful capture, full of color and terrific comp! #4484377

Sam Britt level-classic 7/8/2007 7:04:41 AM

I love this, Laurie! All those beautiful flowers surrounding the cute little bird. Excellent compostion, color & DOF. I hope we see this again! #4484470

Dominick M. Dimacale level-classic 7/8/2007 10:24:08 AM

Very beautiful image and capture, and those violets Lupines, they add whimsy to the image Laurie...Dominick #4485107

Linda Blair level-classic 7/8/2007 10:49:15 AM

Gorgeous capture!!!!!!!! #4485170

Laurie Daily level-classic 7/8/2007 1:47:55 PM

Thanks so much to you all for your comments. It was a wonderful, relaxing time in Maine with family, and now back to the real world! #4485587

Holly Shao level-classic 7/9/2007 4:40:02 AM

This is so beautiful, Laurie! Love the color and details!

Holly #4487770

MELODIE C. ROBERTS level-classic 7/9/2007 5:59:06 AM

Good Morning Laurie!!
This is awesome!!!
I love the color and the little sparrow!!!!!
Great to have you Home!!! ...Mel #4488183

Lisa J. Boulden level-classic 7/9/2007 9:26:26 AM

Laurie, this is an amazing image!!!
Love the fantastic color and wonderful composition. I think we'll see this one again! --Lisa #4488857

Laurie Daily level-classic 7/9/2007 3:25:14 PM

Thanks so much Holly, Mel, and Lisa. It is good to be home... thanks for the warm welcome back, Mel!!! #4489819

Derek D. Dafoe 7/10/2007 4:46:06 AM

Nice shot Laurie!! Love the purple BG in this!! #4491615

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna level-classic 7/10/2007 12:12:50 PM

AWESOMELY GORGEOUS!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! k #4492977

Laurie Daily level-classic 7/10/2007 5:52:28 PM

Thanks Derek and Kitty! #4493897

Elle Stenberg level-classic 7/11/2007 7:35:12 AM

Stunning shot. I LOVE it - one of the most beautiful I have seen on BP ! #4496509

Barbara Waldoch level-classic 7/13/2007 5:06:56 AM

How awesome, Laurie! #4503808

Colleen Farrell level-classic 7/14/2007 6:25:53 PM

Sensational capture, Laurie! #4508977

Laurie Daily level-classic 7/15/2007 4:59:55 AM

Thanks for your comments Elle, Barbara, and Colleen! #4510149

Judyann Plante level-classic 7/18/2007 12:17:53 PM

Hi Laurie! Trying to catch up om my commenting after vacation. All of your photos are beautiful, as always. This image is just stunning, perfect in every way!

Judyann ><>< #4523447

Chua Wee Boo level-classic 7/19/2007 3:52:54 AM

I love this beautiful image very much,Laurie! #4525737

Laurie Daily level-classic 7/19/2007 1:15:33 PM

Thanks Judyann and Chua for your comments! #4527881

Duane Carter level-classic 7/27/2007 8:09:11 AM

Very, very beautiful Laurie!!! #4567813

Laurie Daily level-classic 7/28/2007 10:26:15 AM

Thanks so much Duane! #4571552

Graeme Chow level-classic 8/29/2007 5:47:08 AM

Wow ! love the whole thing here especially the composition and the colorful bg. Thanks for your kind regards , Laurie. #4717102

Laurie Daily level-classic 8/29/2007 3:56:23 PM

Thanks so much Graeme. I really appreciate your comments! #4720357

Shawn Jennings level-classic 9/21/2007 12:27:19 PM

Wonderful shot, Laurie! Congratulations on your finalist! #4821970

Duane Carter 9/21/2007 12:59:27 PM

Congratulations on this magnificent shot Laurie!!! #4822286

Theresa Marie Jones level-classic 9/21/2007 1:26:22 PM

Bravo on your super splendid shot! #4822559

Peter Appelbaum level-classic 9/21/2007 2:41:45 PM

Awesome Laurie. Congrats. Peter #4823046

Laurie Daily level-classic 9/21/2007 2:51:31 PM

Didn't expect finalists in so soon! Thanks Shawn, Duane, Theresa, and Peter! #4823099

Anna Diederich level-classic 9/21/2007 3:13:26 PM

I am so happy to see this make finalist! It's a beauty and hope we see it in the next round! Big congrats on this one Laurie!! #4823282

Cyn D Valentine level-classic 9/21/2007 3:18:47 PM

This is beautiful..congratulations Laurie!! #4823341

Judyann Plante level-classic 9/21/2007 3:49:15 PM

Congratulations on this outstanding finalist, Laurie! Hope we see this one again!

Judyann <>< #4823578

Cheryl E. Molennor level-classic 9/21/2007 5:14:56 PM

Gorgeous Laurie! Congratulations! #4824097

Sam Britt level-classic 9/21/2007 6:04:37 PM

Congratulations on this fantastic finalist, Laurie! #4824240

Graeme Chow level-classic 9/21/2007 7:19:47 PM

Congratualations ! potential winner, Laurie. #4824658

Su Sana E. P level-classic 9/22/2007 3:59:29 AM

Congratulations on this beautiful Finalist, Laurie!! #4826221

Emile Abbott level-classic 9/22/2007 8:11:20 AM

Beautiful capture and finalsit, Laurie. Congratulations #4827214

Bill Houghton level-classic 9/22/2007 10:33:46 AM

Beautiful capture Laurie. Congratulations. Bill #4827696

Linda Blair 9/22/2007 3:04:03 PM

Congratulations.....I bet we see this in the next round!!!!! ☺ #4828720

MELODIE C. ROBERTS level-classic 9/22/2007 4:19:53 PM

Congratulations Laurie...;0)
This looks like it belongs in a Birders Magazine...;0) #4828930

Kay E. Mahoney level-classic 9/23/2007 11:11:55 AM

Congratulations on your finalist. Good luck in the next round. #4832755

Kathy L. Clark 9/23/2007 6:47:07 PM

This is so... spectacular Laurie. Congrats on your finalist. #4834274

Datha Y. Thompson 9/23/2007 9:39:28 PM

Congratulations Laurie!!! WTG :0) #4834944

Joan Kocak 9/24/2007 10:42:41 AM

Congrats on your 2nd place win Laurie, this is outstanding! #4837894

Nikki McDonald level-classic 9/24/2007 10:48:16 AM

Oh, Laurie, this is outstanding. Congratulations on your very deserving win. #4837937

Duane Carter 9/24/2007 11:07:00 AM

Congratulations Laurie, on a well deserved win!!! #4838107

Cyn D Valentine level-classic 9/24/2007 11:13:59 AM

Big congratulations Laurie..WTG! #4838162

MELODIE C. ROBERTS level-classic 9/24/2007 11:28:23 AM

Congratulations my dear friend....;0)!!! #4838258

Stefania Barbier level-classic 9/24/2007 11:41:22 AM

huge congrats Laurie!!! #4838327

Jeana Clark level-classic 9/24/2007 11:53:05 AM

Well Laurie....
I don't know HOW I could have missed this the first time around but I did!!!
SO AWESOME!!!! Absolutely BEAUTIFUL and definately a much deserved win!!!
CONGRATULATIONS G/F!!!!!

~Jeana~ #4838386

Sam Britt level-classic 9/24/2007 12:13:13 PM

Congratulations on this beautiful winner, Laurie! #4838472

Jenny Bosmans 9/24/2007 12:15:34 PM

Congratulations on this fantastic winner, Laurie! :) #4838490

Lisa J. Boulden level-classic 9/24/2007 12:43:40 PM

Woo Hooo!!!!
WTG, Laurie!
Beautiful winner!
--Lisa #4838668

Cheryl E. Molennor 9/24/2007 12:43:47 PM

Beautiful Laurie Congratulations #4838669

Lynne Morris level-classic 9/24/2007 12:47:57 PM

WTG Laurie, congratulations on this beautiful winner! #4838696

Judyann Plante level-classic 9/24/2007 1:54:06 PM

Congratulations, Laurie, on this much deserved win!!! One of my absolute favorutes!

Judyann <>< #4839003

anonymous 9/24/2007 2:26:10 PM

Congratulations Laurie on your beautiful Second Place Win! B- #4839124

Laurie Daily level-classic 9/24/2007 3:39:00 PM

Thanks so very much my friends. I am so happy because this combines two of my passions...flowers and my new found appreciation of birds. I just need to learn more about who is who in the bird world! #4839425

Anna Diederich level-classic 9/24/2007 3:46:15 PM

So happy to see this one win Laurie! I love it! Congratulations!! #4839471

Linda Blair level-classic 9/24/2007 3:52:18 PM

WTG....conrats on your win!!!!! ☺ #4839516

Claudia Kuhn level-classic 9/24/2007 4:03:45 PM

Love this Laurie, congrats on your win! Terrific!!! #4839594

Esther Smith level-classic 9/24/2007 4:32:36 PM

A beautiful capture!! Big congratulations on your Winner Laurie!! #4839810

Holly Shao level-classic 9/24/2007 4:53:14 PM

Congratulations on your Win, Laurie!!

Holly #4839966

Lorri Shank level-classic 9/24/2007 4:59:06 PM

How beautiful, Laurie. The color and detail are right on. Congratulations! #4840004

Laurie Daily level-classic 9/24/2007 5:31:02 PM

Thanks so very much Anna, Linda, Claudia, Ester, Holly, and Lorri. Ireally appreciate your congrats! #4840248

Susan T. Evans level-classic 9/24/2007 5:37:03 PM

Congrats Laurie, an awesome winner, one of my favorites. #4840290

Su Sana E. P level-classic 9/24/2007 6:04:18 PM

Congratulations on your Win, Laurie!! #4840442

Evy Johansen level-classic 9/24/2007 6:19:15 PM

BIG congratulations on your very beautiful wind, Laurie!! #4840517

Graeme Chow level-classic 9/24/2007 7:21:40 PM

Wow ! I managed to get this one right winner. congratulations Laurie. #4840935

Kay E. Mahoney level-classic 9/24/2007 7:27:46 PM

Congratulations on your beautiful second place winner. #4840982

Colleen Farrell level-classic 9/24/2007 10:12:04 PM

WTG, Laurie--this is sooo beautiful, big congrats on a most well-deserved win! #4841481

Aimee S. McMaster level-classic 9/25/2007 2:36:43 AM

....A huge congratulations on your most deserved win with this amazing image Laurie....well done...Aimee #4842076

Laurie Daily level-classic 9/25/2007 3:44:54 AM

Thnaks o very much for your most appreciated congrats...Susan, Susana, Evy, Graeme, Kay, Colleen, and Aimee! #4842328

Stephen Zacker level-classic 9/25/2007 4:16:42 AM

Fantastic capture and setting. Congratulations #4842573

Karen Bacon level-classic 9/25/2007 7:05:56 AM

Congratulations on this gorgeous winner Laurie!! #4843642

Daniella Puente level-classic 9/25/2007 7:22:24 AM

This is so wonderful!!!! congrats on this amazing photo Laurie :))) #4843703

Diana L. Ralph level-classic 9/25/2007 9:42:46 PM

So awesome! Congratulations on this win! #4846547

Datha Y. Thompson level-classic 9/26/2007 8:16:25 AM

Congratulations!! Beautiful image Laurie :0) #4848636

Laurie Daily level-classic 9/26/2007 4:33:41 PM

Thanks so much Stephen, Karen, Danilella, Diana, and Datha! #4850237

RC Fritz level-classic 9/26/2007 5:14:02 PM

Beautiful capture, Laurie!Congratulations on this WIN! #4850399

cheryl m. phillips level-classic 9/27/2007 8:06:00 AM

WOW!
Congratulations!! How did I miss this one? BEAUTIFUL!!!!
~cheryl #4853006

Janine Russell level-classic 9/29/2007 12:52:44 PM

Laurie, excellent colors, detail, clarity, lighting and selective focus; big congratulations on your Second Place Win! #4861653

Emile Abbott level-classic 9/29/2007 3:43:21 PM

Fantastic 2nd place win Laurie and your most beatuiful capture of our Texas State flower. #4862073

Cindy Zweiacher level-classic 9/30/2007 6:01:21 PM

Very very pretty, Laurie #4866483

Lori Carlson level-classic 10/6/2007 10:39:39 AM

Wow! What a wonderful setting for your cute little subject!! Well done! Congratulations! :0) #4890049

Laurie Daily level-classic 10/11/2007 2:54:18 PM

Thnak you RC, Cheryl, Janine, Emile, Cindy, and Lori! #4913306

Lorri Shank level-classic 12/30/2007 9:40:18 AM

Wow--a bed of purple lupine! This is outstanding, Laurie! Also, congrats on your POTD today! It's also wonderful. #5268374

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Taken in Rangeley, ME...lots of lupine still in bloom. Taken hand held 1/400s at f/5.6 ISO 400. 75-300mm lens

Uploaded on 7/8/2007 4:08:46 AM

BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner


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