Fallen Angel

© Murry Grigsby

Fallen Angel

Mellanie 4/12/2005 6:24:57 AM

So, THIS is the winning photo, huh?!? Beautiful! So nice of the storm to accomadate you!!! :) Lovely, Murry! Glad to see you made it home okay! #235601

Cathy Barrows 4/12/2005 6:29:08 AM

great title for this one...i was out of town so happy belated birthday #1247866

Stacey M 4/12/2005 6:31:10 AM

Great shot and title Murry!!! #1247877

Michelle R. Kovach 4/12/2005 6:33:08 AM

Beautifully Done Murry! So simple! #1247886

Tammy L. Odell 4/12/2005 6:42:09 AM

Very beautiful shot Murry!!! So well done!! Had a great time yesterday, can't wait to see more of everyone's shots from the trip!! #1247927

Darren K. Fisher 4/12/2005 6:46:29 AM

Wonderful detail and lighting here Murry. #1247955

Carolyn M. Fletcher 4/12/2005 6:50:43 AM

Wow, this is IT, huh?? I guess I better run back over there and see if I can find it to preserve it for future generations. When I saw your title, I was afraid it was going to be a shot of one of us flat on the ground or something. LOL..
#1247980

Carla Metzler 4/12/2005 7:11:15 AM

Wonderful, Murry! #1248086

Murry Grigsby 4/12/2005 7:36:26 AM

Thanks Mel, Cathy, Stacey, Michelle, Tammy, Darren, Carolyn and Carla! I really enjoyed meeting everyone and shooting in the park even though I had trouble keeping up with Carolyn :0) I'm still down loading photos so we may see some fallen photographers later?? #1248193

Brinn MacDougall 4/12/2005 9:03:50 AM

Welcome back, Murr..looks like you all had a great photo shoot! Wonderful image! #1248438

Jeff Robinson 4/12/2005 9:43:17 AM

Great image Murry! Turned out so well.... You brought a lot of life back into this! Jeff #1248531

Murry Grigsby 4/12/2005 10:40:24 AM

Thanks Brinn and Jeff! #1248691

Dan Holm 4/12/2005 11:01:39 AM

This is TREMENDOUS, Murry!! Very different take on a beautiful flower!! Love the strong contrasts and your perspective! EXCELLENT, dramatic shot! #1248722

Murry Grigsby 4/12/2005 11:13:25 AM

Thanks Dan! #1248755

Jill Flynn 4/12/2005 2:14:15 PM

This is beautiful Murry! I love the contrast. #1249003

Murry Grigsby 4/12/2005 3:08:54 PM

Thanks Jill! #1249095

Kathleen Clemons 4/12/2005 4:27:00 PM

This is lovely, Murry.
Hope you had a great birthday! :) #1249210

Murry Grigsby 4/12/2005 4:50:31 PM

Thanks Kath! I can't think of a better way to spend a birthday than shooting photos :0) #1249254

Deb Holmes-Hatfield 4/12/2005 4:59:20 PM

Very pretty Murry! #1249269

Terry R. Hatfield 4/12/2005 5:05:02 PM

Hey Murry!Happy Belated Birthday:-)I Thought You Quit Having Them!LOL!
Beautiful Image The Comp Is Perfect,The Contrast Is Really Great!! #1249278

Murry Grigsby 4/12/2005 6:01:02 PM

Thanks Deb and Terry! If they were always this fun I'd have them more often Terry :0) #1249452

Marsha S. Smith 4/12/2005 6:33:31 PM

Murry, this is gorgeous. I love the mossy rock as background. Just perfect with this delicate and beautiful blossom. #1249555

Stanley J. Contrades 4/12/2005 8:52:56 PM

Looks like you had a terrific birthday shared with good friends and doing what you love, Murry! Great job on this beauty of an image!
Much Aloha,
Stan #1249863

Murry Grigsby 4/12/2005 9:14:22 PM

Thanks Marsha and Stan! #1249889

Carol Brill 4/12/2005 10:11:58 PM

Belated birthday wishes, Murry, glad you had a great day surrounded by such wonderful friends and photo ops like this! #1249950

Tammy Scott 4/13/2005 3:55:08 AM

Lovely shot, Murry!!! It was very nice meeting you and your wife! #1250368

Murry Grigsby 4/13/2005 6:16:29 AM

Thanks Carol and Tammy! #1250803

Tammy Scott 5/21/2005 11:04:59 PM

Congratulations, Murry!!!! Way to go!!! #1377320

Colleen Braun 5/21/2005 11:22:35 PM

congratulations... #1377452

Jim Kinnunen 5/21/2005 11:40:36 PM

Very well done, Murry!!! Congratulations!!! #1377572

S J 5/22/2005 2:37:56 AM

Congratulations on this beautiful Finalist, Murry!! #1378023

Tom Andersen 5/22/2005 4:58:52 AM

Congratulations on this wonderful finalist, Murry! #1378480

Claudia Kuhn 5/22/2005 6:32:59 AM

So delicate Murry, congrats! #1379154

Stephen Zacker 5/22/2005 10:33:49 AM

Like the feeling this has, and your title. Congratulations #1380678

Murry Grigsby 5/22/2005 11:07:27 AM

Thanks so much everyone! Be sure to send your votes to the judges :0) #1380847

Terry R. Hatfield 5/22/2005 12:09:27 PM

Congratulations On Your Finalist Murry:-) #1381147

Murry Grigsby 5/22/2005 12:30:18 PM

Thanks Terry! I hope everyone saw my congrats to the finalists on my post today? :0) #1381233

Deb Holmes-Hatfield 5/22/2005 12:37:51 PM

Congrats to you Murry! #1381279

Murry Grigsby 5/22/2005 1:42:32 PM

Thanks Deb! #1381546

Carla Metzler 5/22/2005 6:01:35 PM

Congratulations, Murry! #1382591

Murry Grigsby 5/22/2005 7:05:16 PM

Thanks Carla! #1382895

Susana Ms Heide 5/22/2005 7:57:30 PM

Many CONGRATS Murry on this finalist!! #1383131

Donna J. Taff 5/22/2005 8:01:35 PM

Congrat's, Murry!!! #1383145

Murry Grigsby 5/22/2005 8:30:53 PM

Thanks Susana and Donna! #1383196

Gene Spears 5/23/2005 4:48:22 AM

very cool and different!! congratulations and good luck, Murry! #1384213

Donna W. Neal 5/23/2005 6:20:50 AM

Beautiful, congratulations Murry on all of your finalist #1384639

Laura Clay-Ballard 5/23/2005 7:23:59 AM

congratulations! Well deserved.
gorgeous photograph! #1384973

Murry Grigsby 5/23/2005 8:03:17 AM

Thanks Gene, Donna and Laura! #1385136

Brenda W. LaFleur 5/23/2005 8:37:23 AM

Congrats, Murray! I love dogwoods, even the fallen ones. #1385328

Murry Grigsby 5/23/2005 9:05:25 AM

Thanks Brenda! #1385486

Carol Brill 5/23/2005 11:13:37 PM

Murry, congratulations on being selected as a finalist, and best of luck to you! #1387924

Murry Grigsby 5/24/2005 5:40:55 AM

Thanks Carol! #1389135

Sharon Day 5/24/2005 9:29:14 AM

Congratulations, Murry!!! Wonderful image! #1390181

Murry Grigsby 5/24/2005 9:48:18 AM

Thanks Sharon! #1390236

Dolores Neilson 5/24/2005 5:31:08 PM

A big congrats on your finalist here, Murry! I love dogwood. So nicely presented! #1391719

Murry Grigsby 5/24/2005 6:38:55 PM

Thanks Dolores! #1392390

Patricia A. Kuniega 5/25/2005 8:43:37 AM

You what?!? Repositioned it?!?! I'm shocked! Whisper shame. What kind of a purist nature photographer are you Mr. Grigsby?!? lol Lovely and delicate against the deep green lichen! Congrats! #1395106

Murry Grigsby 5/25/2005 9:09:35 AM

I guess I didn't move it far enough to get past the finals :0) Thanks Pat. You should know that by now that I'm not a photographic purist (LOL). BTW call me Murry. #1395265

Susan T. Evans 5/25/2005 11:34:33 AM

Congrats Murry, You repositioned it??? LOL, You and Patricia are a riot. #1395829

Murry Grigsby 5/25/2005 12:10:13 PM

Thanks Susan! This angel hadn't fallen in the right spot so I gave it a little devine intervention -- photographically speaking :0) #1395916

Karen Engelbreth 5/26/2005 12:57:57 PM

Wonderful image - congrats, Murry! #1399600

Murry Grigsby 5/26/2005 1:22:06 PM

Thanks Karen! #1399673

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Description

Shot in Honor Heights Park in Muskogee, OK with 100mm macro. This pink dogwood blossom had fallen during the overnight storm onto a lichen covered boulder. I repositioned it so that it would lay flat for my shot. Minimal post processing in PSCS.

Uploaded on 4/12/2005 6:19:23 AM


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