Virginia Flower

© Darren K. Fisher

Virginia Flower

Heather L. Jacks 4/30/2005 5:26:15 AM

Beautiful color and clarity Darren. Well done. #243042

Roger Bernabo 4/30/2005 5:31:58 AM

This is so good and sharp Darren! Wonderful depth of field #1305882

S J 4/30/2005 5:36:20 AM

Breathtakingly beatiful image and composition, Darren!! Beautifully done!! I just love it!! #1305898

Stephanie Lyons 4/30/2005 5:45:24 AM

Spectacular image of a gorgeous flower Darren. I love the blue sky in the background as well ... #1305922

Carla Metzler 4/30/2005 5:49:04 AM

Gorgeous image, Darren! Love this! #1305936

Stephen Zacker 4/30/2005 5:50:59 AM

A perfect spring image. Fantastic. It's actually snowing outside here in Colorado #1305947

Donald K. Cherry 4/30/2005 6:10:14 AM

Awesome image, Darren! This is one of the things I miss the most since I moved from VA to OH 8 years ago! #1306006

Sharon Day 4/30/2005 6:10:35 AM

Beautiful image and perspective, Darren!!! I love shooting dogwood too, but I think they are difficult to shoot! Looks like you aren't having any problems with them! #1306007

Tom Andersen 4/30/2005 6:38:58 AM

I love the way the flowers seem to be all aglow, Darren! Beautifully done! #1306083

Debra Booth 4/30/2005 6:54:54 AM

Brilliant shot, Darren! Excellent framing and great colors! #1306140

Michelle R. Kovach 4/30/2005 6:56:12 AM

Gorgeous Darren! Wonderful effects! #1306144

Darren K. Fisher 4/30/2005 7:05:42 AM

Thanks everyone. Not sure what effects you would be speaking of Michelle, none used here? #1306173

Linda D. Lester 4/30/2005 7:12:35 AM

Me too Darren but they are all gone in GA. Nice shot, love the blue sky behind it! #1306188

Murry Grigsby 4/30/2005 7:40:58 AM

Nice up-and-under perspective Darren! Those pink blooms really show well against that deep blue sky!! #1306229

Claudia Kuhn 4/30/2005 7:48:14 AM

Wow, Darren, the perspective the lighting and the composition are outstanding!!!
How do you get those nice blue sky shots? all we get is rain and clouds here! #1306242

Jim Kinnunen 4/30/2005 8:54:54 AM

Great colors and composition, Darren!!! #1306466

Elisabeth A. Gay 4/30/2005 8:59:17 AM

Oh my, this is soooooo pretty Darren!
Ann #1306478

Kathleen Clemons 4/30/2005 9:44:56 AM

Lovely, Darren! #1306541

Bonnie C. Lackey 4/30/2005 11:31:09 AM

Oh, Darren! Isn't this just wonderful!!! #1306667

Goshka G. 4/30/2005 12:08:16 PM

Gorgeous capture, Darren!! #1306765

Marcie A. Fowler 4/30/2005 12:16:23 PM

Beautiful image Darren. Love the composition and feel of the image!! Great lighting!! #1306782

Kara L. Hendricks 4/30/2005 2:17:15 PM

WOW!! WOW!!! WOW!!! I have a Dogwood image, but I don't dare submit it up against this.. The colors you captured are outstanding!! And your composition on this is... Did I say WOW??? #1306992

Kathleen Peterson 4/30/2005 3:16:56 PM

Wow, this is absolutely beautiful!! I love the way the branches snake along the side and frame the photo. The sun behind the blossom is great! I really love this, good luck with it in the contest!! #1307153

Darren K. Fisher 4/30/2005 4:06:43 PM

Fantastic shot, Darren!! Great colors and composition!!! It almost looks 3-D!

Tammy Scott. #1307241

Darren K. Fisher 4/30/2005 4:08:10 PM

Darren, this is just beautiful. I love the gorgeous pink against that wonderful blue sky. I love the light shining through the blossom. The comp is gorgeous.

Marsha Smith. #1307245

Kathryn (Love) Scheet 4/30/2005 4:13:42 PM

beautiful Darren, I love how the light is shining through too #1307254

William C. Raco 4/30/2005 4:21:58 PM

Darren, this is gorgeous!
Fantastic composition, brilliant color and light.


Nobu Nagase 4/30/2005 4:51:39 PM

Nicely framed with the beautiful blue sky background.
One of those rear view of flowers that are beautiful.
Just lovely!!! #1307334

Paula Showen 4/30/2005 11:08:27 PM

GORGEOUS color, composition and framing! Lovely image, Darren! #1307792

Gaurav Mehra 4/30/2005 11:47:40 PM

Amazing perspective & beautifully captured too, Darren!!! Love the blue sky, the colorful flower in the front & in the background, the DOF every thing is so perfect here. Well done. #1307855

Jill Flynn 5/1/2005 8:17:15 AM

I love your composition and presentation against that blue sky Darren. Absolutely beautiful! #1308754

Janet Detota 5/1/2005 12:52:43 PM

Fabulous rendition of a beautiful subject! #1309259

KHAWLA Haddad 5/1/2005 3:39:07 PM

Wow so beautifull, love the colors of flowes against blue backround amazing!!!! #1309489

Mary K. Robison 5/2/2005 12:16:42 AM

Love your composition on this colorful image, Darren! Easy to see why you love these flowers ~ they're gorgeous! #1310174

Dan Holm 5/2/2005 10:18:17 AM

This is simply perfect, Darren!! The colors, the contrasts, your framing.... BEAUTIFUL!!!! #1311782

Mary J. Costa Pearson 5/2/2005 11:39:13 AM

WOW, WOW and WOW!! Darren this is simply gorgeous, I love the shade of blue in the sky against the gorgeous dogwood blossoms... your composition is wonderful as well, GORGEOUS!!! #1312045

Judy S. Fung 5/2/2005 5:04:47 PM

This is lovely, Darren! #1312858

LJ Corliss 5/3/2005 12:36:01 AM

Beautiful. Love the color :) #1313784

Laura Clay-Ballard 5/3/2005 6:17:11 PM

We don't see many pink/red dogwoods. We see more of the white variety. This photo is simply incredible. Love the perspective, love the blue, and love the dark pink flowers. #1316931

Evy Johansen 5/21/2005 8:40:54 PM

Hi Darren - Many congratulations on your beautiful finalist! #1376190

Bobbie Davis 5/21/2005 8:46:27 PM

Beautiful finalist Darren!!!!!! #1376210

Kara L. Hendricks 5/21/2005 8:49:51 PM

Congrats on your many beautiful finalists Darren... You did great!!! #1376235

Jill Flynn 5/21/2005 8:55:45 PM

Congratulations on this beautiful finalist Darren! #1376272

KHAWLA Haddad 5/21/2005 8:56:29 PM

Congratulations on your finalist Darren such great job!!!!! #1376278

Linda D. Lester 5/21/2005 8:56:43 PM

Congratulatons on your finalist! #1376280

Brenda W. LaFleur 5/21/2005 9:20:14 PM

Love this Darren! Congrats on your finalist. I tried the entire time in Virginia to find a compostion of the pink dogwood like this. I'm glad you got it for me :) #1376462

Kristi A. Howson 5/21/2005 9:32:12 PM

Congratulations on your finalist Darren...So perfect! #1376565

Colleen Braun 5/21/2005 10:48:24 PM

congratulations... #1377174

Karen Engelbreth 5/22/2005 12:08:21 AM

Congratulations Darren! #1377678

S J 5/22/2005 2:11:52 AM

Congratulations on this beautiful Finalist, Darren!! #1377982

Tom Andersen 5/22/2005 3:13:20 AM

Congratulations on this lovely finalist, Darren! #1378094

Dolores Neilson 5/22/2005 4:05:47 AM

Oh my!~ This is lovely, DArren!! Congrats!! I'm sure there are more!! #1378183

Donna W. Neal 5/22/2005 4:23:39 AM

Congratulations Darren #1378250

Laura Clay-Ballard 5/22/2005 4:48:22 AM

Well, I knew it! congratulations! This one is a beauty. #1378424

Ed Heaton 5/22/2005 5:15:31 AM

Good morning Darren,
Congratulations :-) awesome job on this! #1378585

Karen Bacon 5/22/2005 5:25:20 AM

Congratulations on thisbeauty Darren! #1378649

Claudia Kuhn 5/22/2005 5:45:24 AM

So beautiful, glad to see this here, congrats Darren!! #1378761

Cindy Paquette 5/22/2005 6:12:59 AM

Congrats Darren!!!!!!!!! #1378959

Judy S. Fung 5/22/2005 6:43:25 AM

Congrats, Darren!! #1379237

Debra Booth 5/22/2005 7:09:34 AM

Congratulations again, Darren!! #1379405

Stephanie Lyons 5/22/2005 7:30:47 AM

Congratulations Darren! #1379532

Donna J. Taff 5/22/2005 8:10:12 AM

Congrat's, Darren!!! #1379773

Casey A. Hanson 5/22/2005 8:22:49 AM

Congrats Darren, on a beautiful finalist! :0) #1379856

Rhonda Smith 5/22/2005 8:39:54 AM

Great POV and DOF on this one Darren... Stunning!! Congratulations! Very well deserved. #1380002

Deb Holmes-Hatfield 5/22/2005 8:45:05 AM

Beautiful Darren, many congratulations on this stunning finalist! #1380046

Terry R. Hatfield 5/22/2005 8:47:50 AM

Congratulations On Your Finalist Darren! A Beautiful Image!! #1380071

Cathy Barrows 5/22/2005 9:08:31 AM

congrats...this is so beautiful #1380214

Deborah Sandidge 5/22/2005 11:00:21 AM

Love the colors in your image, congratulations and best of luck on all your outstanding finalists, Darren!! #1380808

Sherri Conley 5/22/2005 12:38:58 PM

This is beautiful, Darren! Love the pinks against the blues! #1381288

Bill Houghton 5/22/2005 1:28:40 PM

This is a beautiful shot Darren. Congratulations on being a finalist. #1381488

Carla Metzler 5/22/2005 3:01:40 PM

Congratulations on your finalist, Darren! #1381852

Rosemary Buffoni 5/22/2005 3:08:49 PM

Congratulations Darren! You know I love the perspective of this shot...not to mention the lighting, the comp, the
Sis #1381886

Sharon Day 5/22/2005 4:57:43 PM

Big congratulations on your finalist, Darren!!! WTG! #1382261

Kathleen R. Struckle 5/22/2005 5:15:29 PM

Stunning image Darren.Congrats once again!! #1382326

Lee Ann Sahagun - Poling 5/22/2005 6:06:16 PM

FANTASTIC perspective, Darren! And congratulations! #1382603

Jacquie Palazzolo 5/23/2005 4:07:28 AM

Beautiful shot, beautiful composition. Congratulations! #1384034

Michelle R. Kovach 5/23/2005 9:10:38 AM

Congratulations Darren! Best of luck!
Michelle #1385501

Michael Khoury 5/23/2005 10:41:04 AM

congrats Darren...well-deserved! :-) #1385823

Leonard Pierce 5/23/2005 5:56:20 PM

Congratulations Darren!!! Very beautiful image...the flowers really look fantastic against that beautiful blue sky! #1387090

Carol Brill 5/23/2005 6:37:01 PM

Nothing represents spring more than the lovely pink and blue tones in this shot, Darren, congratulations and best of luck in the next round! #1387231

Donna La Mattino Pagakis 5/23/2005 8:08:23 PM

Great finalist, congratulations! Spectacular!! #1387507

Lorraine A. Cook 5/23/2005 9:20:07 PM

Congratulations Darren on a Super Photo!<:)) #1387645

Lori Carlson 5/24/2005 7:46:26 AM

Congratulations Darren!!! :0) #1389819

Dorothy E. Reed 5/24/2005 3:16:36 PM

COngrats Darren...beautiful shot #1391247

Diane Addonizio 5/24/2005 6:52:08 PM

Congratulations, Darren! #1392486

Patricia A. Kuniega 5/25/2005 9:04:25 AM

No shortage of blue skies to set off these magnificant pinks... and what framing! Magnifico! Congrats, Darren! #1395230

Jennifer Rennison 5/25/2005 2:21:50 PM

So beautiful, Darren! Congratulations on your finalist! #1396237

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The Dogwood is the state of Va's Flower. And I think I have said before one of my favorite things about Spring to shoot.

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