Popping Out

Amber J. Skene 2/17/2008 5:38:00 PM

Very nice focus on the middle Kaitlyn. Wonderful colors, point of view, and the choice of the filter. Wonderful job!! Keep it up!!

Donna La Mattino Pagakis 2/17/2008 5:41:27 PM

Eye catching colors and design!!! Kaitlyn you have skill!!! #5508902

Judi Morrissey 2/17/2008 5:58:47 PM

I love it. Nice work. #5508941

Pamela A. MacBean 2/17/2008 6:01:00 PM

Wow, Kaitlyn, you did an excellent job on this. It is so beautiful. Very nice work indeed... #5508948

Dr. Harmeet Singh 2/18/2008 1:23:00 AM

Wonderful macro.Loved the details and lighting.Well done. #5510055

Dudy Irmanto Chandra Wirawan 2/18/2008 3:23:43 AM

Beautiful macro!
I love the idea of adding a zoom blur filter. #5510257

Linda M. Mishler 2/18/2008 3:40:30 AM

This is so pretty Kaitlyn!! I love the colors and composition!!Beautiful!!Did you say you are 10?? #5510298

Marthese A. Cassar 2/18/2008 3:55:11 AM

Its brilliant Kaitlyn! #5510329

Keith Butler 2/18/2008 5:02:44 AM

Beautiful Kaitlyn,Keith #5510582

Laura E. Swan 2/18/2008 10:56:45 AM

Strikingly beautiful. Now I am embarrassed by my humble little flower entry for today. This is top notch! Soft and pretty. Just perfect. -Laura Swan

p.s. I entered "Purple Rain" today if you want to see it for yourself! Eek! Nothing like yours! ~smile~ #5511979

Sarah G 2/18/2008 7:38:33 PM

VERY pretty. You have done an amazing job. #5513503

Amber J. Skene 2/25/2008 10:52:59 AM

Congratulations on another EFP Kaitlyn!! I'm proud of you. #5549681

Theresa M. VanderStaay 2/26/2008 2:34:46 PM

Wow Kaitlyn, what a beautiful shot here...The color is soooo pretty...Purple is my favorite color and this is great!!!...You've done a fantastic job here and should be very proud of yourself...Great job with adding the zoom blur filter...Keep up the great work...Tessa #5556710

Caitlin J. Zellner 2/27/2008 2:37:38 PM

Kaitlyn this is soooo GOOD! I added you as one of my favorite photographers! I dont know how you did this... But it looks really good. I havent gotten any of my photos picked by the pros and you have:)

~ Caitlin #5563213

Jodi M. Walsh 3/1/2008 7:56:28 PM

this is beautiful Kaitlyn. I love the colors! excellent work! #5579959

Kaitlyn L. Skene 3/5/2008 2:43:14 PM

thank you judy Caitlin and evrey body this very cool because I see all the adults getting the editers picks its cool that I got 2 #5597412

Amber J. Skene 3/23/2008 8:36:43 AM

Congratulations on your finalist sweetheart. I'm happy for you. #5683025

Diane Dupuis 3/23/2008 9:29:34 AM

WOOHOO! Congrats on your finalist (badge coming soon!) This pic is totally AWESOME!!! Well done! #5683323

Lisa J. Boulden 3/23/2008 5:00:30 PM

An outstanding finalist!!!
~Lisa #5685063

Alison Krylowski 3/25/2008 8:07:25 AM

So gorgeous. Congratulations! #5695078

Kaitlyn L. Skene 3/29/2008 7:07:35 AM

thanks #5714061

Molly E. Baldwin 6/10/2008 8:51:40 PM

Kaitlyn this is amazing! Your gallery is so great, and for 10 years old too! Congrats on the finalist! I'm still yet to get one of those :) lol. #6045580

Kaitlyn L. Skene 6/11/2008 7:39:28 PM


Mary K. Robison 6/15/2008 8:37:38 AM

Gorgeous macro, with great effects, Kaitlyn!
If you're getting finalists at age 10, how many awards will you get in the next 10? And the next, and the next, and?...you get the idea!
By the way, welcome to betterphoto! #6062434

Kaitlyn L. Skene 6/28/2008 6:21:46 PM

THANK YOU #6118425

Judy A. Lawhon 6/29/2008 1:28:12 PM

Kaitlyn, exceptional work on this lovely flower...good detail and color!! You have quite a future ahead of you in photography!! #6121153

Judy A. Lawhon 6/29/2008 1:31:14 PM

Kaitlyn, exceptional work on this lovely flower...good detail and color!! You have quite a future ahead of you in photography!! #6121163

Kaitlyn L. Skene 7/14/2008 8:21:58 AM

THANKS #6178019

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This is the inside of a purple tulip.

Taken on 1-16-08 using a overhead stove light.

I did have help with using PSE 5 with adding a zoom blur filter. Sharpened and resized for web.

What do you think? I appreciate all comments!

Thanks for looking,

Kaitlyn, age 10

Exif: F Number: 2.6, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/60 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 400, White balance: Manual white balance, FocalLength: 5.80 mm, Model: Canon PowerShot A560

Uploaded on 2/17/2008 5:31:51 PM

BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest Finalist

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