Tropical Burst

© Jeff W. Robinson

Tropical Burst

Tammy Scott 5/26/2009 3:18:15 AM

I really like your framing on this! Beautiful plant image! #1132787

Doug Pignet 5/26/2009 3:23:48 AM

Nice pov,colors and clarity here Jeff, great lines,Doug #7557508

Gord MacEachern 5/26/2009 3:30:43 AM

Awesome perspective Jeff,great lines and tones!! #7557529

Tammy M. Anderson 5/26/2009 3:37:04 AM

This is gorgeous, Jeff. Details and pov are stunning. #7557563

Mary L. Graham 5/26/2009 3:38:58 AM

Excellent detail and Pov here Jeff!! =) #7557577

Dominick M. Dimacale 5/26/2009 3:55:35 AM

Great image and design element here, Jeff.


Dominick #7557666

Janet McNeil 5/26/2009 4:01:11 AM

Great capture!! Beautiful color, detail and lines!! #7557704

Anita N. Hogue 5/26/2009 4:01:51 AM

I've never seen one of these either, Jeff! This is so unique and beautiful! #7557708

Ellen Hodges 5/26/2009 4:05:08 AM

Beautiful pov and find, Jeff! #7557725

Renee Doyle 5/26/2009 4:10:06 AM

Wonderful full frame composition Jeff!!! Lovely work! #7557737

Mary K. Robison 5/26/2009 4:10:31 AM

Perfect composition to highlight that unusual stem "hub", Jeff. Wonderful find and capture! Great title, too. #7557739

Michael Khoury 5/26/2009 4:15:24 AM

nicely composed Jeff, a fine picture
mk #7557762

Claudia Kuhn 5/26/2009 4:19:46 AM

Beautiful Jeff, cool EOD! #7557777

Usman M. Bajwa 5/26/2009 4:45:57 AM

The composition is lovely here, Jeff. Neither did I see this before.

Usman. #7557840

Peter Appelbaum 5/26/2009 4:47:06 AM

Beautiful composition and details Jeff. Peter #7557841

Margaret R. Barry 5/26/2009 5:00:13 AM

Fantastic POV, details and composition, Jeff! #7557874

Linda D. Lester 5/26/2009 5:09:29 AM

Awesome....I like it!!! #7557900

Jack B. Young 5/26/2009 5:32:42 AM

Great comp and DOF Jeff. #7558003

Lynne Morris 5/26/2009 5:37:49 AM

Fantastic capture Jeff, amazing clarity and details. #7558018

Sabrina Ryan 5/26/2009 6:08:10 AM

Wonderful photo, Jeff! #7558076

Lynn M. Whitt 5/26/2009 6:15:46 AM

Great color, lines, and details... #7558092

Kathleen M. Rinker 5/26/2009 6:23:06 AM

Cool image Jeff, great comp!! #7558123

Monnie Ryan 5/26/2009 6:25:17 AM

Wow! Fantastic composition and detail, Jeff -- I love it! #7558129

Kim Kleinschmidt 5/26/2009 6:56:38 AM

WOW Jeff - this is an incredible capture!
Fabulous lines, details and tones! Beautifully composed! #7558211

Boyd L. Alexander 5/26/2009 7:22:13 AM

Excellent capture Jeff!! The natural patterns here are terrific!! Great work...and perfect effects! #7558268

Sam Britt 5/26/2009 7:51:24 AM

Terrific find & capture, Jeff. I've never seen anything like this either! #7558438

JO ANN CLEVELAND 5/26/2009 7:52:23 AM

Ohhh Jeff, this is so unique, beautifully captured

jo ann c. #7558443

Melissa Gurdus 5/26/2009 8:05:16 AM

WOW I agree this is very unique and so beautifully taken with sharp detail, eye catching composition and great lighting, Jeff!!! #7558492

Val Feldman 5/26/2009 8:24:07 AM

What a great eye you have, Jeff! Perfect composition and very unique pov combined with that color and outstanding detail - Just gorgeous! #7558579

Pamela Shane 5/26/2009 9:13:58 AM

Perfect title for this fabulous shot Jeff. Love your framing, great detail, &
wonderful color captured. #7558741

Mitch Spence 5/26/2009 9:31:16 AM

What an interesting tree. I just must get to Hawaii one day. And a great composition you created here, like a starburst with that yellow center. #7558814

Janet Daniel 5/26/2009 9:54:10 AM

Beautiful, unique leaves, Jeff! Your capture of them is awesome! #7558879

Stephen Zacker 5/26/2009 10:26:01 AM

Super detail and lighting. It's a new one for me #7558967

David Phalen 5/26/2009 11:02:17 AM

WOWZA the light, color and details are spectacular!! #7559077

Donna LaMattino Pagakis 5/26/2009 11:27:17 AM

Great colors, textures and design Jeff! #7559161

Jessica Jenney 5/26/2009 11:36:25 AM

Terrific composition, detail and perspective, Jeff! #7559211

Patricia Ronan 5/26/2009 12:53:16 PM

Fantastic capture of this beautiful leaf and stem design Jeff:) #7559521

Mike Clime 5/26/2009 1:05:41 PM

Wonderful comp and detail and I like the glow from where the stems start! #7559554

Carol L. Fowler 5/26/2009 3:25:11 PM

Great composition and striking leaf architecture. #7561490

Carol Sawyer 5/26/2009 3:26:58 PM

Excellent POV, details and capture, Jeff!! #7561512

Ken Jarvis 5/26/2009 3:46:44 PM

Great image and POV, Jeff! #7561730

Stan Kwasniowski 5/26/2009 3:49:02 PM

Jeff, gorgeous #7561751

Eugenio Diaz 5/26/2009 4:18:16 PM

FANTASTIC!!!!
You are doing tremendous work here!!!
#7562011

Nancy L. Green 5/26/2009 6:43:45 PM

Very ususal plant indeed Jeff, FANTASTIC capture with GREAT tones, lighting and clarity, the DOF is outstanding, it looks 3-D!!! <>< #7563299

Susan Weisensel 5/26/2009 7:17:18 PM

This is really cool looking, and the detail is wonderful. #7563480

ROLAN NARMAN 5/26/2009 9:48:06 PM

Gorgeous composition, clarity and framing Jeff! #7564415

Paul E. Earl 5/27/2009 2:03:54 AM

So well captured, Jeff! A great image! #7565070

Jeff W. Robinson 5/27/2009 3:07:24 AM

Thanks Everyone Very Much!! Jeff #7565240

Maria A. Gonzalez 5/27/2009 4:17:28 AM

Excellent detail and colors.Very well composed and captured,Jeff. #7565563

Avril Mrs Young 5/27/2009 5:51:14 AM

awesome Jeff...lovely clarity and detail...great capture! #7565871

Tiia Vissak 5/27/2009 8:43:52 AM

a cool close-up! #7566757

Toni Riggs 5/27/2009 11:49:38 AM

Amazing detail! #7567678

John Connolly 5/27/2009 1:48:20 PM

A wonderful POV, with excellent color and detail Jeff! Great work! #7568004

Jeff W. Robinson 5/27/2009 3:23:59 PM

Thank You!! Jeff #7568455

Barbara Waldoch 5/27/2009 4:38:19 PM

Beautifully captured, Jeff! #7568710

Stefania Barbier 5/27/2009 11:41:17 PM

clarity and capture are amazingly beautiful Jeff! #7569927

Jeana Clark 5/28/2009 6:45:09 AM


Aren't they Cool!!!
I want a tree like this!!!
Probably wouldn't grow
here in KS huh??
Excellent composition with terrific details Jeff!!!

~J~ #7571025

Tammy Espino 5/28/2009 2:30:29 PM

Awesome find and capture, cool tree! #7572958

Jeff W. Robinson 5/28/2009 4:54:07 PM

Thank You!! Jeff #7573454

Howard B. Cheek 5/28/2009 6:25:31 PM

Technically very well done Jeff, Love the symmetry here :) #7573848

Brett Dolsen 5/28/2009 11:06:45 PM

Wonderfull detail and composition Jeff!!I would say this is an Umbrella Tree native to North Queensland!Brett #7574556

Summer A. Kozisek 5/28/2009 11:17:10 PM

I love the lines and details in this image Jeff, wonderfully seen and captured!! #7574573

Kirsten Kiki Kjaer 5/29/2009 1:12:58 AM

FANTASTIC image, Jeff. WOW!!! #7574909

Jeff W. Robinson 5/29/2009 12:31:52 PM

Thanks Very Much! Jeff #7576963

Jim Baines 5/29/2009 1:30:31 PM

Fantastic POV and lighting, Jeff! Great details! #7577063

Gail P. Sullivan 5/30/2009 3:38:43 AM

Jeff...a wonderful comp with excellent details! #7578624

Susie Peek-Swint 5/31/2009 4:32:55 AM

Terrific capture of this fascinating plant Jeff ~ a new one on me too! #7581133

Jeff W. Robinson 5/31/2009 4:55:54 AM

Thank You Jim, Gail and Susie! Jeff #7581201

Walter Graziano 5/31/2009 5:02:39 AM

Jeff, Excellent shot! #7581220

Jeff W. Robinson 5/31/2009 3:31:02 PM

Thank You Walter! Jeff #7582763

Tammy Scott 6/19/2009 12:38:09 PM

Congratulations on this gorgeous finalist! #7648686

Tiia Vissak 6/19/2009 12:46:17 PM

Congratulations! #7648738

Colleen Farrell 6/19/2009 2:36:36 PM

Fantastic, Jeff! Big congrats! #7649583

Stefania Barbier 6/19/2009 2:50:00 PM

huge congrats Jeff!!!!! #7649763

Janet Daniel 6/19/2009 3:22:36 PM

A big congrats, Jeff! #7650073

Patricia Ronan 6/19/2009 3:48:32 PM

Congrats Jeff:)) #7650275

Cheryl E. Molennor 6/19/2009 4:01:32 PM

THis is so cool,,,CONGRATULATIONS ON YOUR FINALIST!!!! #7650396

Eivor Kuchta 6/19/2009 4:42:30 PM

Congratulations on your finalist, Jeff! #7650707

Tarun Bose 6/19/2009 4:45:10 PM

Congrats Jeff. #7650726

Margaret R. Barry 6/19/2009 5:35:23 PM

Congratulations on your beautiful finalist, Jeff! #7651264

Patrick Rouzes 6/19/2009 5:50:05 PM

CONGRATULATIONS on this amazing finalist, Jeff!!! #7651397

Melissa Gurdus 6/19/2009 5:52:58 PM

Congratulations on your wonderful finalist!!! #7651431

ROLAN NARMAN 6/19/2009 5:54:31 PM

Huge congrats on your fantastic finalist, Jeff! #7651445

Sabrina Ryan 6/19/2009 6:33:43 PM

Congratulations on your excellent Finalist, Jeff! #7651757

Katherine Kuhn 6/19/2009 6:48:17 PM

Great composition & clarity, Jeff. Congrats on your finalist! #7651892

Sam Britt 6/19/2009 7:01:16 PM

Congratulations on this terrific finalist, Jeff! #7652028

Pat Gamwell 6/19/2009 7:38:39 PM

Big congrats on this wonderful finalist! #7652324

Carol L. Fowler 6/19/2009 8:15:48 PM

WTG Jeff! Congrats! #7652572

Kerry Hill 6/19/2009 8:38:15 PM

Huge congratulations on your fantastic finalist, Jeff!! #7652685

Avril Mrs Young 6/19/2009 8:58:37 PM

congratulations on this stunning finalist Jeff!! #7652792

Jennifer L. Alder 6/19/2009 9:29:05 PM

Congrats, Jeff!!! #7652985

Ellen Hodges 6/19/2009 9:50:50 PM

Congrats on an awesome finalist! #7653151

Eugenio Diaz 6/19/2009 9:51:28 PM

Huge Congratulations on this STUNNING finalist! AMAZING work and well done. #7653156

Kim Kleinschmidt 6/19/2009 9:58:03 PM

CONGRATS on this awesome finalist, Jeff! #7653218

Alex T. Mizuno 6/19/2009 10:55:25 PM

Wow, fantastic capture! Congratulations on your Finalist Jeff!! #7653472

Nadya Johnson 6/20/2009 2:44:45 AM

Congratulations Jeff, on your outstanding finalist! #7654087

Doug Pignet 6/20/2009 3:29:39 AM

Congrats #7654227

Linda M. Walker 6/20/2009 3:42:29 AM

A big congrats,Jeff! #7654274

Karen K. Givens 6/20/2009 5:02:53 AM

Congratulations on your finalist Jeff, love your POV. #7654609

Graeme Chow 6/20/2009 5:14:48 AM

Congratulations on your finalist, Jeff. #7654641

A P 6/20/2009 5:44:32 AM


Congratulations Jeff on this and any other finalist you have. I'm still on vacation and I'm trying to get to ever one of these finalists but it's going to be hard. Best of luck in the next round. You know I've always been a fan of your work. #7654868

Kaye Burazin 6/20/2009 7:12:39 AM

Yippee...congrats Jeff. #7655351

Michelle Alton 6/20/2009 7:51:38 AM

Brilliant, Jeff. Congratulations. #7655703

Courtenay Vanderbilt 6/20/2009 8:29:26 AM

Congratulations, Jeff! #7656009

Susie Peek-Swint 6/20/2009 10:07:17 AM

Many congrats on this terrific capture Jeff! #7656634

Dianna Murphy 6/20/2009 10:19:46 AM

WTG! Congratulations on your finalist in Macro and Details. Bravo! #7656747

Kirsten Kiki Kjaer 6/20/2009 10:33:34 AM

Huge congrats on this awesome finalist, Jeff. Hope to see it again soon. #7656867

JO ANN CLEVELAND 6/20/2009 1:48:03 PM

Awesome Jeff, congratulations, bet we see this again!

jo ann c. #7657685

Anita N. Hogue 6/20/2009 1:48:24 PM

Congratulations Jeff! Very unique and beautiful! #7657688

Debra R. Harder 6/20/2009 2:27:27 PM

Congratulations, Jeff, on your excellent finalist! This is superb! Deb #7657860

Laurie Daily 6/20/2009 2:52:39 PM

Congratulations on your excellent fantastic, Jeff...love the unique pov and detail!

#7658008

Marcel J. Fernandez 6/20/2009 5:34:55 PM

Congratulations jeff on your magnicicent Finalist! #7658741

Linda D. Lester 6/20/2009 5:36:57 PM

Awesome shot....Congratulations and good luck in the next round!!!! #7658747

Datha Y. Thompson 6/20/2009 7:32:03 PM

CONGRATULATIONS Jeff!!! WTG :0) #7658999

Laurence Saliba 6/21/2009 2:00:44 AM

Beautiful finalist!! Congrats!!! #7659772

Kathy Cline 6/21/2009 7:39:30 AM

SUPER COOL JEFF AND A GIGANTIC CONGRATULATIONS TO YOU. HAVE A BLESSED DAY
#7660717

Howard B. Cheek 6/21/2009 8:48:04 AM

Congratulations Jeff! #7660913

Mike Perez 6/21/2009 12:24:20 PM

Terrific Finalist, Jeff! Congratulations! #7661330

Maria Coulson 6/21/2009 2:15:02 PM

Jeff, this is a fantastic image. Hope to see it again soon! Congratulations. #7661715

Cassie L. Woodlee 6/21/2009 5:15:14 PM

Congratulations!!! #7662155

Jeff W. Robinson 6/21/2009 5:26:52 PM

Thanks Everyone Very Much!! Jeff #7662224

Usman M. Bajwa 6/21/2009 11:07:07 PM

Great details and colors, Jeff. CONGRATULATIONS on a terrific Finalist!!

Usman. #7663015

Jeff W. Robinson 6/22/2009 2:57:03 PM

Thank You Usman! Jeff #7666210

Kristi A. Howson 6/24/2009 12:58:13 PM

Congratulations on this wonderful Finalist Jeff. Amazing details! #7674533

Jeff W. Robinson 6/24/2009 2:40:00 PM

Thank You Kristi! Jeff #7674786

Allen O. Howard 6/25/2009 11:00:08 AM

Fantastic, Jeff!!! The details are amazing! Oh yeah... Congratulations!!! #7677413

Jeff W. Robinson 6/26/2009 3:12:19 AM

Thank You Allen! Jeff #7679409

Leland N. Saunders 7/5/2009 5:32:58 PM

What a fantastic pov, Jeff ... congratulatons on the Finalist ... well done !!

Lee #7708220

Jeff W. Robinson 7/6/2009 2:09:16 PM

Thank You Lee! Jeff #7711407

Usman M. Bajwa 3/4/2010 4:19:34 AM

Hi Jeff. While visiting your gallery, I bumped on this image again. I feel it definitely deserves another try. Good Luck, if you do resubmit! My preference would be in N&L!

UB. #8430900

Jeff W. Robinson 3/4/2010 2:25:04 PM

Thank You Usman - I will consider doing that! Jeff #8432184

To discuss, first log in or sign up (buttons are at top center of page).

Description


I had never seen leaves growing on a tree like this... Kohala Coast, Big Island Hawaii

Canon 70-200L IS at 200mm. Mid-Afternoon, ISO 160 @ f8.0, EC 0 (D&M)

Exif: F Number: 8, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/500 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 160, FocalLength: 200.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 50D

Uploaded on 5/26/2009 3:17:35 AM

BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest Finalist


Copyright for this gallery photo belongs solely to Jeff W. Robinson. Images may not be copied, downloaded, or used in any way without the expressed, written permission of the photographer.
Contact photographer via gallery.
Log in to follow or message this photographer or report this photo.