Mmm ... Pollen

© Colleen Farrell

Mmm ... Pollen

Raymond Pauly level-classic 9/28/2007 11:19:49 PM

Hi Colleen! Lovely capture with great colors and detail you have here! #749569

Hayden Cannon level-classic 9/28/2007 11:28:04 PM

Great photo Colleen very nice colors, lighting and details great photo! #4859523

Jennifer L. Alder 9/29/2007 12:17:53 AM

Terrific capture, Colleen!
GREAT comp, color and details!
:) #4859602

Patrick Rouzes level-classic 9/29/2007 4:14:04 AM

Excellent comp, colors,& detail on this magnificent capture !!! Wonderful work here,Colleen!!! #4859913

Glenn E. Urquhart level-classic 9/29/2007 4:59:41 AM

Amazing clarity and detail, Vibrant color, Outstanding lighting and contrast, Beautiful Macro, Colleen!!! Well Done! Cheers, Glenn. #4860062

William C. Raco level-classic 9/29/2007 6:49:31 AM

Beautiful color, detail, light and capture
Very well done, Colleen

Bill #4860403

Carol Sawyer level-classic 9/29/2007 7:26:17 AM

Beautiful image, color and great detail, Colleen! #4860519

Amalia Sylvia Arriaga Salinas level-classic 9/29/2007 9:35:20 AM

Excellent macro with beautiful colors and details Colleen!,
Amalia #4860926

Colleen Farrell level-classic 9/29/2007 10:36:10 AM

Thanks, guys--appreciate the encouragement! :D #4861176

Susan Jane Allen level-classic 9/29/2007 10:51:03 AM

Super macro! Love the colours! #4861218

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna 9/29/2007 12:16:28 PM

Beautiful image, Colleen!!!!! Great colors and details!!!!! ♫ k #4861524

Colleen Farrell level-classic 9/29/2007 1:39:20 PM

Thanks so much, Susan and Kitty! #4861807

Nadine A. Lewis level-classic 9/29/2007 5:15:12 PM

WOW, Colleen!!! The color, clarity, & detail are AWESOME!!!! FANTASTIC capture!!!! <>< #4862319

Sandra M. High 9/29/2007 5:52:11 PM

Beautiful capture! love the clarity and vibrant color wonderful macro work!
You can see every detail Perfect!! #4862416

eileen bedford 9/29/2007 6:50:04 PM

Beautiful capture Colleen, they are such small flowers for such a large bug. #4862560

Colleen Farrell level-classic 9/29/2007 7:49:40 PM

Thanks very much, Nadine, Sandra and Eileen!

Actually, Eileen, the butterfly is small compared to the whole cosmos ... I think the butterfly is about 1" head to wing-tip and the cosmos is about 4 1/2" wide (petal tip to petal tip) -- but the photo does make it look the other way around! :) #4862736

Nikki McDonald level-classic 9/29/2007 8:14:49 PM

Beautiful detail on the butterfly and the cosmos center and foreground petals, Colleen. I love the angle of presentation, too. #4862838

Colleen Farrell level-classic 9/29/2007 9:11:52 PM

Thanks so much, Nikki! :D #4863056

Su Sana E. P level-classic 9/30/2007 12:17:32 AM

Colleen, I must admit that you handle the exposure like a professional. I wonít just praise your work on this as I really donít know where to start. LOL. But you know that I LOVE this. #4863427

Colleen Farrell level-classic 9/30/2007 10:11:59 AM

Thank you so much, SuSana! #4864772

Sam Britt 9/30/2007 6:26:20 PM

Beautiful color, great composition & clarity, Colleen. #4866582

Colleen Farrell level-classic 10/1/2007 10:04:24 AM

Thank you, Sam! #4869567

Holly Shao 10/2/2007 4:24:35 AM

Awesome macro work and details, Colleen! Just beautiful!

Holly #4872399

Colleen Farrell level-classic 10/2/2007 5:21:16 PM

Thank you very much, Holly! #4875159

Nancy (Peaches) Harker 10/2/2007 6:29:59 PM

GREAT capture Colleen! #4875407

Colleen Farrell level-classic 10/3/2007 9:41:21 AM

Thanks, Peaches! #4878004

Mitch Spence level-classic 10/6/2007 11:34:06 AM

Goodness, this is great detail. And you managed to color coordinate the skipper and the center of the cosmos to boot. :) #4890227

Colleen Farrell level-classic 10/6/2007 5:02:54 PM

lol Mitch, it's not easy getting nature to bow to my every command! :D Thanks for your comments! #4891081

Su Sana E. P level-classic 10/24/2007 8:42:24 PM

Congratulations on this beautiful Finalist, Colleen!! #4974728

Raymond Pauly level-classic 10/24/2007 8:44:54 PM

Lovely finalist, Colleen! Congratulations! #4974765

Renee Doyle level-classic 10/24/2007 8:49:25 PM

Congratulations on this wonderful finalist Colleen!

Evy Johansen level-classic 10/24/2007 8:51:49 PM

How very beautiful, Colleen!! Big congratulations on your well deserved finalist! #4974868

Carol Teal 10/24/2007 9:10:35 PM

I missed this one Colleen! Great macro and a huge congrats on your finalist! WTG! #4975094

Nancy (Peaches) Harker 10/24/2007 9:20:27 PM

WHOOOOOO HOOOOOOOO BIG CONGRATS girl, BEST of luck in the next round!!! #4975211

Cindy Bendush level-classic 10/24/2007 9:44:30 PM

Terrific capture Colleen! Congratulations on your finalist! #4975443

Jennifer L. Alder 10/24/2007 9:59:30 PM

Congrats, Colleen! #4975610

Colleen Farrell level-classic 10/24/2007 10:26:02 PM

Thanks so much, everybody--I appreciate it! Of all my entries last month, this probably would have the been the last one I'd choose to get a finalist, LOL! #4975784

Phil Stith 10/25/2007 2:26:33 AM

Wonderful finalist, Colleen. Congratulations!!! #4976488

Mike D. Perez level-classic 10/25/2007 3:29:12 AM

What great details, Colleen! Congratulations on your terrific Finalist! I know how you feel about the judges' picks. Rarely do they pick one's favorite. #4976709

Nikki McDonald level-classic 10/25/2007 3:34:41 AM

Congratulations on your finalist, Colleen. It's a beauty. #4976750

Laurie Daily level-classic 10/25/2007 3:38:03 AM

Congratulations Colleen on this wonderful finalist!!! #4976772

Barbara Waldoch 10/25/2007 4:30:02 AM

Congratulations on this beautiful finalist, Colleen! #4977115

Vicki Zoller 10/25/2007 5:52:11 AM

Congrats Colleen...that extension tube really took you into the flower! Fabulous work!!! #4977705

Melissa Malisia 10/25/2007 5:59:18 AM

Beautiful finalist, Colleen!!! #4977765

Cyn Valentine level-classic 10/25/2007 6:00:42 AM

Congratulations Colleen! #4977777

Glenn E. Urquhart level-classic 10/25/2007 6:11:46 AM

A Big Congratulations on your Award, Colleen!!! Well Deserved! Cheers, Glenn. #4977899

Cheryl E. Molennor level-classic 10/25/2007 6:15:45 AM

Congratulations! Well deserved Colleen #4977953

Jessica Jenney level-classic 10/25/2007 6:41:53 AM

Big congrats on this beautiful finalist, Colleen! #4978270

Jenny Bosmans level-classic 10/25/2007 7:36:00 AM

Congratulations on this beautiful finalist, Colleen! :) #4978809

Holly Shao level-classic 10/25/2007 8:03:57 AM

Congratulations on this very beautiful Finalist, Colleen! Good luck!!

Holly #4978998

Tarun Bose level-classic 10/25/2007 9:06:51 AM

Big congrats Colleen for your excellent finalist. #4979445

Karen Bacon level-classic 10/25/2007 9:34:00 AM

Congratulations on this terrific finalist Colleen! #4979626

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna level-classic 10/25/2007 10:10:36 AM

These little Skippers are so fun to watch and photograph, Colleen!!!!! This is a very beautiful image of it and the flower!!!!! Beautiful colors and composition!!!!!! Congratulations on your finalists!!!!!! :-) ♫ k

Thank you for your comment on my Full Moon!!!!! ♫ k #4979828

Mitch Spence level-classic 10/25/2007 10:27:21 AM

OK! Way to go, Colleen! #4979978

Mitch Spence level-classic 10/25/2007 10:30:06 AM

OK! Way to go, Colleen! #4979995

Sylvia Rossler 10/25/2007 10:31:20 AM

Big congrats on your awesome finalist Colleen :O) #4980001

Donna W. Neal 10/25/2007 11:15:41 AM

Colleen, Congratulations on a well deserved finalist and good luck in the next round #4980293

Sam Britt 10/25/2007 11:35:04 AM

Congratulations on this beautiful finalist, Colleen! #4980428

Colleen Farrell level-classic 10/25/2007 1:03:28 PM

Thanks so much, everybody--I really appreciate your great comments! #4980848

Steven E. Ray 10/25/2007 1:45:25 PM

This is an great photo! Not surprized to see it a finalist... congratulations Colleen! #4981069

Stefania Barbier level-classic 10/25/2007 2:45:48 PM

congrats Colleen on your superb finalist!!! #4981358

Donna R. Wageman 10/25/2007 3:59:49 PM

Hey, hey, Colleen, way to go!
So happy for you for an outstanding "bug". Wonderful, wonderful! #4981858

Jeff Robinson level-classic 10/25/2007 5:16:23 PM

This is Outstanding Colleen!! Congrats on your Finalist! Jeff #4982229

Colleen Farrell level-classic 10/25/2007 5:43:49 PM

Thank you, Steven, Stefania, Donna and Jeff! #4982375

eileen bedford 10/25/2007 6:41:05 PM

Congratulations on your finalist Colleen, it's a beauty... #4982713

Amalia Sylvia Arriaga Salinas level-classic 10/26/2007 8:48:40 AM

Big congratulations on your beautiful finalist Colleen!,
Amalia #4985684

Robert R. Goodman level-classic 10/26/2007 12:36:30 PM

A big congratulations,Colleen #4986355

Nancy (Peaches) Harker level-classic 11/26/2007 3:57:42 PM

BIG Congrats on your finalist and best of luck in the next round! #5127801

Raymond Pauly level-classic 11/26/2007 6:15:24 PM

Beautiful finalist, Colleen! So glad to see it again! #5130133

Colleen Farrell level-classic 11/26/2007 6:24:11 PM

Thanks very much, everybody! #5130306

Mitch Spence level-classic 11/27/2007 2:36:11 PM

All right, Colleen! #5137393

Colleen Farrell level-classic 11/27/2007 4:11:16 PM

Thanks, Mitch! #5137923

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Skipper butterfly on cosmos.

Uploaded on 9/28/2007 11:08:15 PM

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Camera: Nikon D70S Digital SLR Camera Photo Contest Finalist

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