Reaching for Spring

© Renee Doyle

Reaching for Spring

Tiia Vissak level-classic 2/3/2009 12:06:08 AM

beautifully done! #1077673

Mukesh Srivastava 2/3/2009 12:08:13 AM

Awesome comp and spring colors here, Renee!!!! #7120166

Evy Johansen level-classic 2/3/2009 12:10:14 AM

What a wonderful spring image, Renee!!! #7120172

Naufal MQ 2/3/2009 12:41:08 AM

lovely tones. #7120240

Dominick M. Dimacale level-classic 2/3/2009 12:45:36 AM

This is beautiful, Renee, and thanks for the reminder!!!

Dominick #7120249

Karen Engelbreth level-classic 2/3/2009 1:04:46 AM

Wonderful image - love the colors, Renee! #7120280

Colleen Farrell level-classic 2/3/2009 1:10:19 AM

Very cool image, Renee! Beautiful! #7120294

Carolyn J. Connolly level-classic 2/3/2009 1:23:29 AM

What a lovely image this is, Renee...and a perfect 'remedy' for our freezing Northern Hemisphere BP buddies!! ;o/ Frangipani are one my most favourite flowers so of course, as you can imagine, I really love this image!! :o)

I had the white ones in my bridal bouquet, and my bridesmaids had the pink ones!! Mind you, that's QUITE some time ago now, though!! Tomorrow, Phil and I will be celebrating our 40th wedding anniversary!! It's hard to believe where all the years have gone to!! ;o) #7120313

Carolyn J. Connolly level-classic 2/3/2009 1:27:12 AM

Ps - Thanks SO much for your lovely email, too, Renee!! I will be responding VERY shortly!! :o) #7120324

Kerry Hill 2/3/2009 1:29:34 AM

Very beautiful, Renee!! Awesome colours and clarity!! #7120327

Paul Michko 2/3/2009 1:50:44 AM

So let's drive a little faster, I tired of the cold. :) Great capture, Renee. #7120363

Tammy M. Anderson level-classic 2/3/2009 3:42:37 AM

This is beautiful, Renee. #7120680

Jeff Robinson level-classic 2/3/2009 3:58:45 AM

A fantastic Spring image Renee - Very Beautifully done! Jeff #7120760

Ken Smith level-classic 2/3/2009 4:01:13 AM

I can practically feel the warmth right now! You have the knack with these photos...and I like the blue skies!! A sunny day for sure! #7120764

Lynne Morris level-classic 2/3/2009 4:43:03 AM

Wow Renee, this is a fantastic image, great composition, clarity and colours. It sure has warmed me up on this chilly day. #7120924

Peter Appelbaum level-classic 2/3/2009 5:02:51 AM

Beautiful work Renee. Peter #7120982

Linda D. Lester level-classic 2/3/2009 5:58:08 AM

Looks like a winner here.....beautiful!! #7121208

Ron McEwan level-classic 2/3/2009 6:33:04 AM

Which corner Renee. LOL This is a stunning peace of art work, so well composed, nice work for sure. #7121384

Dr. Harmeet Singh level-classic 2/3/2009 7:41:11 AM

Great image here..You really create winners.. #7121605

Hendrik Storme level-classic 2/3/2009 11:14:08 AM

Wonderful creation Renee!!! #7122064

John Connolly level-classic 2/3/2009 1:35:27 PM

I reckon this has brightened up a few northern hemisphere BP'rs day Renee! A beautiful image in every respect! #7122439

Beverley Scott level-classic 2/3/2009 4:29:42 PM

A beautiful image, Renee!!! Wonderful colours and composition! #7122906

JO ANN CLEVELAND level-classic 2/3/2009 4:36:00 PM

I love it! Very unique Renee! We need it here in the southern US, 29 degrees, brrrr

jo ann c. #7122940

Gail Vitikacs level-classic 2/3/2009 5:18:50 PM

Soooooooo beautiful Renee!!! Love this! #7123111

Cathy Barrows 2/3/2009 6:01:11 PM

very pretty...could you ship some of those flowers over please #7123270

Stefania Barbier level-classic 2/4/2009 12:00:45 AM

Renee that's mean!!! I LOVE WINTER!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

I am actually thinking to go to Australia in summer, so I have winter... :-)

gorgeous image! #7123983

Paul E. Earl 2/4/2009 1:44:02 AM

WOW!! Gorgeous!! #7124260

Darryl Wilkinson 2/4/2009 4:24:19 PM

Neato!! :) #7126931

Shelly A. Van Camp level-classic 2/5/2009 5:35:03 AM

One of my favorite flowers!! Very Pretty, Renee! Have a nice day!! #7128640

Shawn Jennings level-classic 2/5/2009 9:32:32 AM

You are so creative! Great work, Renee! #7129446

Debra R. Harder level-classic 2/5/2009 11:58:10 AM

Oh...I wish we had these flowers in our neighborhood, Renee! They smell so fantastic! I love how you composed these beautiful flowers, and the background's textures and colors are gorgeous. Another brilliant image! Deb #7130067

Judy V. Kennamer level-classic 2/5/2009 12:22:54 PM

So beautiful Renee! We folks on the other side of the Equator really need some sunshine in our lives! This is perfect! #7130180

William C. Raco level-classic 2/5/2009 4:50:08 PM

How pretty!
Wonderful perspective with great color, light and subject
Thanks for the warm up
It was ten below here this morning! #7131056

Donna LaMattino Pagakis level-classic 2/21/2009 12:45:30 PM

Artistic and beautiful, so creative Renee! #7191185

Peter Appelbaum level-classic 3/25/2009 10:37:27 AM

Congrats again Renee. Peter #7327782

Stefania Barbier level-classic 3/25/2009 11:11:05 AM

another superb finalist, congratulations! #7328203

Tiia Vissak level-classic 3/25/2009 12:30:36 PM

Congratulations! #7328916

Mary Beth Aiello level-classic 3/25/2009 1:04:07 PM

Another huge congrats, Renee. Beautiful. #7329266

Max Aureli 3/25/2009 1:13:33 PM

LOL Congratulations Renee on this fantastic Finalist!!! Great work my friend!!!! #7329356

ROLAN NARMAN 3/25/2009 1:20:37 PM

Huge congrats on your superb finalist Renee! #7329405

Elida Gutierrez 3/25/2009 1:53:28 PM

So happy to see this in the Finalists page, CONGRATULATIONS!!! #7329609

Judy V. Kennamer level-classic 3/25/2009 4:34:01 PM

I knew this one was a winner! Congrats Renee!!! #7330806

Terry L. Ellis level-classic 3/25/2009 6:53:34 PM

Another perfect finalist, Renee! Congratulations! #7331739

Debra R. Harder level-classic 3/25/2009 7:22:31 PM

I loved this the first time I saw it, Renee! A winner all the way! Beautiful color, details and comp. Congratulations on your excellent finalist! Deb #7331963

Lisa J. Boulden level-classic 3/25/2009 7:37:56 PM

Looks like a winner to me!
WTG, Renee!
Gorgeous creativity!
~♥~ #7332052

Susan M. Campbell level-classic 3/25/2009 7:52:46 PM

Sooooooooo wonderful! A huge congrats. #7332140

Sharon level-classic 3/25/2009 8:23:52 PM

Renee, congratulations on your fantastic finalists!!! #7332282

Vitor Dias 3/26/2009 5:08:55 AM

Another Beautiful work Renee, congts.

rgds Vitor #7333749

Cheryl E. Molennor 3/26/2009 8:02:59 AM

Congratulations on your fabulous finalist! #7334513

Jeana Clark level-classic 3/26/2009 11:28:54 AM

Excellent creation Renee!!!!
Outstaning Finalist!!!!


~J~ #7335345

A P 3/26/2009 4:20:18 PM



Arlene Krassner 3/26/2009 4:22:01 PM

Congratulations Renee! What a lovely winner. #7336459

Larry L. Redmon level-classic 3/26/2009 4:30:24 PM

Awesome winner, Renee! #7336509

Claudia Kuhn level-classic 3/26/2009 4:36:10 PM

Beautiful work Renee, congrats on your winner! #7336558

Judy V. Kennamer level-classic 3/26/2009 4:40:06 PM

WTG Renee!!! A BIG CONGRATS to you! #7336600

Colleen Farrell level-classic 3/26/2009 4:42:10 PM

WTG, Renee! Congratulations on your first place win! #7336623

Gina Cormier 3/26/2009 4:49:05 PM

Congratulations!!! Gorgeous image!! #7336685

Lisa J. Boulden level-classic 3/26/2009 4:58:55 PM

WTG, Renee!!!
FIVE winners!!!
OMGosh.... You're amazing!!!
Smiles, Lisa♥ #7336755

Kristi A. Howson 3/26/2009 5:00:58 PM

Congratulations on this wonderful First Place Winner. Very artistic and beautiful Renee! #7336775

ROLAN NARMAN 3/26/2009 5:15:30 PM

Huge congrats Renee on your superb winner! #7336891

Marilyn K. Lincecum level-classic 3/26/2009 5:15:46 PM

WTG...CONGRATULATIONS on your first place win!!!! #7336894

Mary Beth Aiello level-classic 3/26/2009 5:23:00 PM

Renee -- Huge congrats on bringing home the Gold. Beautiful. #7336936

Agnes Fegan level-classic 3/26/2009 5:33:14 PM

Beautiful winning image...congratulations!!! #7337016

Susan Fox level-classic 3/26/2009 5:39:18 PM

Congratulations on your beautiful first place winner! #7337063

Evy Johansen level-classic 3/26/2009 5:54:22 PM

Big congratulations on your beautiful win, Renee!! #7337117

RC Fritz 3/26/2009 6:07:21 PM


Teresa A. Burnett level-classic 3/26/2009 6:13:50 PM

Huge congratulations on this beautiful WINNER, Renee!! So very well deserved!! #7337223

Gail Vitikacs level-classic 3/26/2009 6:26:56 PM

Delightful News!!! Big Congratulations on this beauty! #7337344

Anne M. Young 3/26/2009 7:57:30 PM

Fantastic congratulations! #7337688

Pat Gamwell 3/26/2009 8:49:25 PM

WoooHoo! Huge congrats on all FIVE of your winners, Renee! You rock, girl! #7337809

Kate Baumgartner 3/26/2009 8:55:42 PM

Thanks for continuing to inspire us with your beautiful images, Renee. Congratulations. #7337831

Nadya Johnson 3/26/2009 9:09:26 PM

Congratulations on your stunning First Place Winner, Renee! #7337892

Laurence Saliba level-classic 3/26/2009 9:54:02 PM

Congratulation on your first place winner Renee!!!!!!! #7338040

frank w. degenhardt level-classic 3/26/2009 10:22:22 PM

What an artful entry. Congratulations on the well deserved Win my friend. #7338102

Cora Miller level-classic 3/26/2009 10:27:25 PM

Like a breath of fresh air.........
Congratulations on all of your wins, Renee. #7338108

Stefania Barbier level-classic 3/26/2009 11:23:54 PM


Bojan Bencic level-classic 3/26/2009 11:33:36 PM

Congratulations, Renee! #7338215

Alex T. Mizuno level-classic 3/26/2009 11:42:16 PM

This is just lovely Renee! Congratulations on your First Place!!! #7338250

Tommy E. Burgess 3/26/2009 11:49:35 PM

Congratulations on this outstanding 1st place Renee!! Beautiful work! #7338283

Tiia Vissak level-classic 3/27/2009 2:14:13 AM

Congratulations! #7338561

Laurie Daily level-classic 3/27/2009 3:35:12 AM

A big congrats to you, Renee, on this wonderful first place the unique comp and message! It is finally starting to warm up a little around here! #7338853

Max Aureli level-classic 3/27/2009 3:36:15 AM

Congratulations for your outstanding work, creativity and compositions!!!
Congratulations on your First Place my friend!!! :-)) #7338859

Jessica Jenney level-classic 3/27/2009 3:36:26 AM

Congratulations, Renee on your beautiful First Place Win! #7338861

Peter Appelbaum level-classic 3/27/2009 5:43:27 AM

Congrats on your first place win Renee. Peter #7339325

Robert Baer level-classic 3/27/2009 6:01:12 AM

congrats on this creative first place win. #7339414

Debra Booth level-classic 3/27/2009 6:41:46 AM

Congrats, Renee!! Beautiful colors and contrasting textures! #7339572

JO ANN CLEVELAND level-classic 3/27/2009 7:38:15 AM

Congrats on your awesome winner Renee, gorgeous it is!

jo ann c. #7339752

Debra R. Harder level-classic 3/27/2009 7:45:48 AM


Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna 3/27/2009 8:07:07 AM

FANTASTIC WINNER!!!!!!! WTG, Renee!!!!! :-) k #7339880

Lindley Johnson level-classic 3/27/2009 8:32:13 AM

Excellent composition and beautiful color in this terrific first place winner. Congratulations, Renee! #7340016

mark grandoni 3/27/2009 9:51:09 AM

Beautiful Renee, Congratulations! #7340395

Rhonda Burger 3/27/2009 11:49:28 AM

C O N G R A T U L A T I O N S !!!
Rhonda #7340820

Shawn Jennings level-classic 3/27/2009 12:21:56 PM

Congratulations on this beautiful win, Renee! #7340996

Sam Britt 3/27/2009 2:44:38 PM

Big congratulations on your winner, Renee! #7341463

Janice Mezzacappa level-classic 3/27/2009 3:16:10 PM

Huge Congrats Renee on this stunning winner!!!! #7341580

Cheryl E. Molennor 3/27/2009 3:23:12 PM

Very well done! Congratulations #7341601

Jeana Clark level-classic 3/27/2009 4:21:43 PM

An Awesome Winner For Sure!!!


~J~ #7341732

Sharon Day level-classic 3/27/2009 9:02:53 PM

Beautiful image, Renee!! Congratulations on your 1st place win! #7342345

Lynne Morris level-classic 3/27/2009 10:07:02 PM

Huge Congratulations on this beautiful winner Renee, fantastic work. #7342483

Barbara Waldoch level-classic 3/28/2009 12:23:51 AM

How wonderful! Congratulations, Renee! #7342737

Donna LaMattino Pagakis level-classic 3/28/2009 1:45:45 PM

Creative and beautiful! Congratulations on your WIN Renee! #7345116

Mike Umbreit level-classic 3/28/2009 5:22:14 PM

Renee - Congratulations on your win! - Mike #7345892

Terry L. Ellis level-classic 3/28/2009 8:43:51 PM

Congratulations, Renee! An amazing win! #7346470

Ken Smith level-classic 3/28/2009 9:09:54 PM

No surprise on this one...awesome, Renee..Congrats again!! #7346518

Robert K. Bemus level-classic 3/28/2009 11:14:01 PM

Congratulations on your First place win, Renee!! #7346667

Anita Hogue level-classic 3/29/2009 4:09:48 AM

So beautiful and unique, Renee! Congratulations on this and all your wins! #7347011

Salwa Afef level-classic 3/29/2009 5:46:15 AM

Congratulations on your beautiful win, Renee :)
Salwa #7347290

Linda D. Lester level-classic 3/29/2009 11:03:10 AM

I called this one....awesome job!
Congratulations! #7348496

Anna Diederich level-classic 3/29/2009 1:44:59 PM

Congratulations Renee! This is gorgeous! #7349185

Jean-Pierre Ducondi level-classic 3/29/2009 3:20:49 PM

Great creativity - Congrats on your win.
JP #7349668

Graeme Chow level-classic 3/29/2009 8:32:12 PM

Wonderful creativity!. Big congratulations , Renee. How is the flower added on ? #7350518

Katarina Mansson level-classic 3/31/2009 3:32:20 AM

Congratulations on your excellent win Renee! #7355378

Datha Y. Thompson level-classic 3/31/2009 7:04:49 AM

WOW!! So unique and Gorgeous Renee!!! CONGRATULATIONS!!!! :0) #7355942

Beverley Scott level-classic 3/31/2009 5:37:31 PM

Congratulations, Renee, on this outstanding winner - and also on your other fabulous winners this month!!! #7357796

Philippe Vieux-Jeanton 4/1/2009 12:02:39 AM

I love it so much.. Wonderful, wonderful work. Big congratulations, Renee !! #7358413

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic 4/1/2009 12:22:45 AM

Very refreshing indeed...! Renee. WTG. Congratulations.

Usman. #7358478

Elida Gutierrez 4/1/2009 2:31:56 PM


"Cup Full of Daisies"

A Special Trophy for

"February Winners"


Dominick M. Dimacale level-classic 4/2/2009 1:14:20 AM

Congratulations Renee on your 2nd Win!!!

Dominick #7362582

Nick Lagos level-classic 4/3/2009 5:49:29 AM

Congrats on your very big win Renee... great colour and comp too... #7367097

Jeff Robinson level-classic 4/4/2009 12:56:25 PM

Congrats Renee on your Outstanding Winning image!! Jeff #7371744

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Another one for my buddies on the other side of the world who are feeling the cold so bad ... spring is just around the corner :-)

Exif: F Number: 22, Exposure Bias Value: -0.33, ExposureTime: 2/1 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 50, White balance: Manual white balance, FocalLength: 70.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 5D

Uploaded on 2/3/2009 12:05:17 AM

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