Daisy Mania

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Daisy Mania

Mike Perez Student 11/8/2007 3:29:22 AM

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Peter Appelbaum
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member since: 9/7/2006 You do flowers well, Mike. The composition and colors on all the posts are amazing. Peter
11/6/2007 1:48:12 PM

Rebecca E. Komppa
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member since: 9/1/2007 All of your daisy shots are beautiful, Mike.
Love the colors.

11/6/2007 11:05:26 PM

Kathy Reeves
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member since: 6/18/2005 Awesome series Mike!! I think this one is may favorite!!

11/7/2007 4:20:46 AM

Kimi A. Phillips
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member since: 1/8/2007 Love all of these, Mike! This one is my fav...however, they sure would make a fun wall using several prints!

11/7/2007 1:15:45 PM


Dominick M. Dimacale 11/8/2007 3:35:24 AM

Lovely floral image here, Mike.

Dominick #5043599

Donald K. Cherry 11/8/2007 3:40:03 AM

Beautiful image and colors, Mike! #5043634

Carolyn M. Fletcher 11/8/2007 3:40:30 AM

Bright cheerful post, Mike!! Love it! #5043637

Aimee S. McMaster 11/8/2007 3:45:12 AM

...another bold beauty Mike...Aimee #5043664

Tammy Scott 11/8/2007 3:54:43 AM

I just love daisies and this is such a beautiful image of them! #5043722

Glenn E. Urquhart 11/8/2007 4:02:46 AM

Amazing clarity and detail, Vibrant color, Outstanding lighting, contrast and use of dof... Beautiful Floral, Mike!!! Well Done! Cheers, Glenn. #5043754

Carol Sawyer 11/8/2007 4:03:09 AM

Wonderful colors in this beautiful floral image, Mike! #5043755

Karen E. Michaels 11/8/2007 4:06:16 AM

Color scheme is fabulous. Calrity is right on mark and I love the comosition wrapping it up! Peace, karen #5043769

Lynne Morris 11/8/2007 4:19:04 AM

Wow Mike, this is stunning, the colours and clarity are fantastic! #5043831

Margaret R. Barry 11/8/2007 4:20:11 AM

Wonderful colors and comp. in this beautiful floral image, Mike! #5043835

Barbara Waldoch 11/8/2007 4:20:52 AM

Lovely work on this, Mike! #5043840

Emily E. Bem 11/8/2007 4:51:32 AM

Mike, this si a WINNER....the comp and colours are too perfect! :)))) #5044009

Cyn D Valentine 11/8/2007 4:52:40 AM

Beautiful image Mike..gorgeous colors and comp! #5044012

Linda D. Lester 11/8/2007 4:55:10 AM

I bet she would be a great teacher...awesome crop and colors! #5044023

Tiia Vissak 11/8/2007 6:04:23 AM

Great colors! #5044414

Su Sana E. P 11/11/2007 5:50:21 PM

Oh Mike, I'm so happy to see the EFP on this. Congratulations!! I was holding my breath when I entered your gallery. LOL.

Mike Perez 11/11/2007 6:01:21 PM

Thank you everyone for your kind comments on this image. Special thanks Susana for your help. The floral competition is tough but I am hoping this image is different enough to get the judges' attention. Glad to see it on EFP. #5059645

Mitzie Loland 11/22/2007 5:16:52 AM

A beautiful photo whit great colors Mike :) #5109756

Mike Perez 11/25/2007 9:10:44 PM

Thank you very much Mitzie. #5123715

Margaret R. Barry 12/19/2007 2:36:20 PM

Congratulations on your beautiful finalist, Mike! #5228625

Daniella Puente 12/19/2007 4:02:10 PM

Well done Mike! congrats :o) #5229368

Mary K. Robison 12/19/2007 5:14:20 PM

TOTALLY deserving to be among the finalists, Mike!
CONGRATULATIONS! Hope to see this gorgeous image in the next round!! #5230074

Colleen Farrell 12/19/2007 5:25:03 PM

Gorgeous work, Mike! Big congratulations on your finalist! #5230172

Barbara Waldoch 12/19/2007 5:28:27 PM

Congratulations on this spectacular finalist, Mike! #5230216

Linda D. Lester 12/19/2007 6:28:14 PM

Congratulations on your wonderful finalist! Good luck in the next round!! #5230740

Su Sana E. P 12/19/2007 6:46:51 PM

Congratulations on this beautiful Finalist, Mike!! You know how much I love this. #5230898

Ken Smith 12/19/2007 7:08:08 PM

Awesome work, Mike!! #5231073

Su Sana E. P 12/19/2007 7:28:09 PM

Alright Mike, here I go again... Huge Congratulations on this beautiful Winner!! Woo Hoo!! #5231191

Sam Britt 12/19/2007 7:41:18 PM

Congratulations, wonderful winner, Mike! #5231327

Jennifer L. Alder 12/19/2007 8:05:04 PM

SO unique and colorful
Glorious WINNER, Mike! Congrats
:) #5231492

Lisa J. Boulden 12/19/2007 8:06:19 PM

Stunning WINNER, Mike!
--Lisa #5231504

KV Day 12/19/2007 8:15:51 PM

Congrats Mike, outstanding #5231578

Kathy L. Clark 12/19/2007 8:19:56 PM

What a great winner Mike, congrats. #5231610

Don Holland 12/19/2007 8:29:39 PM

Mike, congratulations on a much deserved winner! #5231713

Debra R. Harder 12/19/2007 8:33:56 PM


Teresa A. Burnett 12/19/2007 8:48:22 PM

Congratulations Mike on a well deserved win!!! #5231921

Kay E. Mahoney 12/19/2007 9:01:31 PM

Congratulations on your second place winner, Mike. #5232036

Carla Metzler 12/19/2007 9:07:19 PM

Congratulations on your win, Mike! #5232085

Steve M. Harrington 12/19/2007 9:47:11 PM

Good on you, Mike! :)
Steve #5232291

Stefania Barbier 12/19/2007 9:47:39 PM


Evy Johansen 12/19/2007 9:58:39 PM

BIG congratulations on your beautiful win, Mike! #5232376

Margaret R. Barry 12/19/2007 10:24:47 PM

Congrats on your beautiful winner, Mike! #5232498

Cindy Bendush 12/19/2007 11:08:00 PM

Hey Mike -- WTG!!! Congratulations on this colorful winner!!! #5232643

Barbara Waldoch 12/19/2007 11:28:28 PM

Congratulations Mike on this wonderful win! #5232721

Graeme Chow 12/19/2007 11:31:28 PM

Big congrats to your super win, Mike. #5232731

Mary K. Robison 12/20/2007 12:34:57 AM

So happy to see this beauty among the big winners, Mike!
CONGRATULATIONS to you! #5232847

Brett Dolsen 12/20/2007 1:04:35 AM

Congratulations Mike!!This was stunning and well deserved.
Brett #5232903

Laurence Saliba 12/20/2007 1:24:18 AM

Congratulations on a much deserved winner Mike!!!! #5232942

Aimee S. McMaster 12/20/2007 1:41:36 AM

.....simply awesome........much congratulations on your wonderful winner Mike...Aimée #5232992

Renee Doyle 12/20/2007 2:09:57 AM

Mike - this is so beautiful!! Congratulations on this wonderful win! #5233046

Peter Appelbaum 12/20/2007 5:56:26 AM

Congratulations on this win Mike. Well deserved. Peter #5234023

Terry L. Ellis 12/20/2007 6:13:27 AM

A vibrant and beautiful win, Mike! Congratulations! #5234167

Mike Umbreit 12/20/2007 6:33:35 AM

Mike - Congratulations! - Mike #5234253

Emile Abbott 12/20/2007 8:15:32 AM

WOW WINNER, MIKE. Huge congratulation on this awesome capture and happy holidays, my friend. #5234635

Bill Wyatt 12/20/2007 8:25:50 AM

Congratulations on your Winner!! #5234695

Esther Smith 12/20/2007 9:28:36 AM

Beautiful, bold colors! Congratulations on your awesome WINNER Mike!! #5234901

Dianna Hauf 12/20/2007 11:00:48 AM

Awesome, awesome, Mike! So happy for ya! Congratulations!!! #5235294

Lynne Morris 12/20/2007 2:22:08 PM

Congratulations on this beautiful winner Mike! #5235874

Patricia Ronan 12/20/2007 3:01:08 PM

Congratulations on your win Mike:)
Beautiful image! #5236001

Claudia Kuhn 12/20/2007 5:21:07 PM

This is so beautiful Mike, big congrats on your winner! #5236537

Mike Perez 12/21/2007 12:43:14 AM

Thanks everyone for all your kind comments. I see so many awesome florals each day, I am delighted to see this one get my first floral win. #5237841

Tarun Bose 12/21/2007 1:35:41 AM

Big congrats Mike for your excellent winner. #5237910

Linda Blair 12/21/2007 1:39:18 PM

Congratulations on your win...fabulous image!!!!!! ☺ #5240423

Steven W. Lepak 12/22/2007 7:00:20 AM

Bravo AND CONGRATS Mike! Keep up the great work. Best Regards, Steven #5242796

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This is a tighter crop of the previously posted image with some additional edits.
Many thanks to Susana for the editing help on this image.
Edits with PS7.

Exif: F Number: 3.2, Exposure Bias Value: +2/6, Exposure Time: 10/400, Flash: flash did not fire, White Balance: auto white balance, Focal Length: 65mm, Camera Model: NIKON D100

Uploaded on 11/8/2007 3:25:16 AM

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Camera: Nikon D100 Digital SLR Camera

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