Seeds of Blue

© Sharon Day

Seeds of Blue

Paul Michko 6/2/2005 8:23:02 AM

Terrific job, Sharon. Way to work the camera. #257297

Darren K. Fisher 6/2/2005 8:41:28 AM

WOW I love the color and your detail. This is so awesome Sharon. #1422722

Carla Metzler 6/2/2005 8:50:14 AM

Sharon, this is terrific! #1422758

Tammy Scott 6/2/2005 9:07:37 AM

Fantastic color and detail, Sharon! #1422818

Mary N C. Taitt 6/2/2005 9:09:37 AM

Nice compsition and color. It really draws the eye! :-) #1422825

S J 6/2/2005 9:28:21 AM

Super eye-catching macro, Sharon!! Excellent details and composition!! Love it!! #1422911

Judy A. Lawhon 6/2/2005 9:30:42 AM

Very beautiful, Sharon!!! #1422916

Susan T. Evans 6/2/2005 9:46:53 AM

Wow Sharon, absolutely awesome, love the color and detail! #1422937

Lise Butler 6/2/2005 9:56:09 AM

I love it!!! Wonderful, creative composition and lighting choice. Well done. #1422962

Michael Khoury 6/2/2005 10:02:37 AM

gorgeous composition Sharon; imho this will end up in the winners' circle...good luck
michael #1422980

Kara L. Hendricks 6/2/2005 11:34:03 AM

Unique and FANTASTIC Sharon.. WOW!!! #1423208

Goshka G. 6/2/2005 11:42:43 AM

Terrific, Sharon!! #1423227

Donna J. Taff 6/2/2005 12:16:15 PM

Beautiful, Sharon!!! #1423362

Jenny Bosmans 6/2/2005 1:06:30 PM

Wonderful colour, fantastic! #1423536

Kristen McKain 6/2/2005 2:44:18 PM

WOW! Amazing shot. Love it!! #1423814

Kate Jackson 6/2/2005 2:52:45 PM

Very original and wonderful! #1423828

Bobbie Davis 6/2/2005 4:50:35 PM

Very cool Sharon!! I love the blue!!!! #1424049

Jennifer Rennison 6/2/2005 5:04:23 PM

Outstanding detail, composition and that color is fabulous! Gorgeous image, Sharon! #1424095

Debra Booth 6/2/2005 6:53:35 PM

Wow, Sharon! Outstanding technically and very creative, too!! #1424411

Cora Miller 6/2/2005 11:26:50 PM

Not only do I love the blue :), I find the contrasting shapes of the rounded seeds and the linear part quite interesting. Excellent image, Sharon! #1424872

Sharon Day 6/3/2005 5:14:21 AM

Thank you, Paul, Darren, Carla, Tammy, Mary, Sanjay, Judy, Susan, Lise, Michael, Kara, Goshka, Donna, Jenny, Kristen, Kate, Bobbie, Jennifer, Debra and Cora! #1425613

Laurence Saliba 6/3/2005 10:45:20 AM

I have to try this Sharon!!! Its so eye catching!!!!!!!!! #1426975

Kerby Pfrangle 6/3/2005 4:48:45 PM

Excellent job Sharon.

I like the heart in the middle.

Very well done in detail and composition.


Jim Kinnunen 6/3/2005 8:38:30 PM

Very intriguing and creatively done image, Sharon!!! #1428633

Olivia Navarro 6/3/2005 8:40:15 PM

Wow, what a great idea! I love the colors and your composition is fantastic. I agree that we'll see it come around again. Great job, Sharon! #1428638

Chuck Inglefield 6/3/2005 8:48:22 PM

Stunning image...and a very creative technique. #1428654

Sharon Day 6/3/2005 8:55:15 PM

Thank you, Laurence, Kerby, Jim, Olivia and Chuck! #1428666

Phil Sauvey 6/4/2005 10:41:11 AM


Very beautiful not to mention my favorite color! #1430280

Pamela K 6/4/2005 3:45:44 PM

I'm behind the times, but I really like this shot! Very cool what you did with the white balance!

Pam #1431038

Stanley J. Contrades 6/4/2005 7:10:13 PM

My favorite color as well, and in one amazing macro, Sharon ... WOW!! Excellent details and very beautifully displayed!! Love it!!
Much Aloha,
Stan #1431290

Laura Clay-Ballard 6/4/2005 7:34:19 PM

Awesome image! I just learned how to do that today in photoshop! Beautiful macro to choose to use this feature. #1431325

Jill Flynn 6/6/2005 9:11:08 AM

OUTSTANDING DOF and presentation Sharon. LOVE THIS!! #1436812

Sharon Day 6/6/2005 8:46:52 PM

Thank you, Phil, Pam, Stan, Laura and Jill! #1439166

Diane Dupuis 6/15/2005 1:50:49 PM

I love it Sharon! #1474063

Sharon Day 6/15/2005 2:02:01 PM

Thanks, Diane! #1474114

Kerby Pfrangle 7/22/2005 7:59:23 PM


Congratulations on your finalist

Good luck in the finals.

Kerby #1622874

Laura E. OConnor 7/22/2005 8:18:21 PM

OK, Sharon, so this is my OTHER favorite! LOL! ;) CONGRATULATIONS ON YOUR FINALIST! #1623020

Jim Kinnunen 7/22/2005 10:43:53 PM

Congratulations, Sharon!!!!! #1623833

Darren K. Fisher 7/23/2005 2:56:53 AM

Way to go Sharon, best of luck on both of your beautiful finalist. #1624454

Bryan Yates 7/23/2005 5:12:19 AM

Just awsome work! congratulations!!! #1624828

Jenny Bosmans 7/23/2005 5:17:26 AM

Congratulations on your beautiful finalist, Sharon! #1624837

Judy A. Lawhon 7/23/2005 8:13:15 AM

Just beautiful....congratulations...looks like a grand winner to me!! #1625925

KHAWLA Haddad 7/23/2005 10:52:54 AM

Congratulations again on other wonderful finalist, Sharon stunning !!! #1626973

Mary N C. Taitt 7/23/2005 11:04:23 AM

congratulations for a well-deserved finalist--nice shot! Mary #1627019

Deb Holmes-Hatfield 7/23/2005 1:05:33 PM

Congratulations, Sharon, on this outstanding finalist! #1627508

Jennifer Rennison 7/23/2005 6:34:10 PM

Congratulations on your beautiful finalist, Sharon! Love that blue! #1629000

Tammy Scott 7/23/2005 7:48:32 PM

Congratulations on another gorgeous finalist, Sharon!!! #1629406

Debra Booth 7/23/2005 8:23:17 PM

Another simply amazing finalist, Sharon. Congratulations!! #1629542

Cesar J. La Rosa 7/23/2005 8:34:35 PM

This is one of my favorites, Sharon!!!
Congratulations on this BEAUTIFUL Finalist!!! #1629583

S J 7/24/2005 9:27:48 AM

Congratulations on this beautiful Finalist, Sharon!! Super macro!! #1631229

S J 7/24/2005 11:04:39 PM

Ah!! Me again!!! CONGRATULATIONS on this terrific SECOND place WIN, Sharon!! #1633728

Rob Bishop 7/24/2005 11:10:02 PM

Alright Sharon!!! Another winner. Wow, a First and a Second. I'm so happy for you!

Rob #1633733

Dan Holm 7/24/2005 11:30:11 PM

Woo Hoo!!! CONGRATULATIONS again, Sharon!!!! #1633811

Jenny Bosmans 7/24/2005 11:40:12 PM

CONGRATULATIONS on your WINNERS Sharon!! #1633824

John Davis 7/24/2005 11:51:04 PM

Congratulations..beautiful work.

John #1633845

Stanley J. Contrades 7/25/2005 12:37:43 AM

CONGRATULATIONS, Sharon!! Stunningly beautiful in blue!!
Much Aloha,
Stan #1633962

Laurence Saliba 7/25/2005 1:01:13 AM

CONGRATULATIONS on this splendid win Sharon!!!!! #1634027

Jay Patel 7/25/2005 1:31:36 AM

Congratulations...Wonderfully done. #1634072

Kerby Pfrangle 7/25/2005 2:38:52 AM


Congratulations on your second place win.

Job well done.

Kerby #1634188

Diane Dupuis 7/25/2005 3:09:51 AM

YAY SHARON!!!! I love this one! #1634308

Tammy Scott 7/25/2005 4:01:14 AM

Another HUGE congratulations on your win, Sharon! This is one of my favorites of yours! #1634617

Kathleen Clemons 7/25/2005 4:09:05 AM

Congrats again, Sharon!! #1634660

Leanne M.E. Boyd 7/25/2005 4:24:29 AM

Congratulaions Sharon!!!!!! #1634709

Deborah C. Lewinson 7/25/2005 5:01:32 AM

Amazing image, Sharon, congratulations on this wonderful winner!
-Debby #1634846

Kathleen K. Parker 7/25/2005 5:16:05 AM

Congratulations on your win, Sharon!!
Kathleen #1634907

Colette M. Metcalf 7/25/2005 5:22:35 AM

Congrats again, Sharon!!! #1634935

Laura E. OConnor 7/25/2005 5:45:50 AM


Laura Clay-Ballard 7/25/2005 6:03:23 AM


Kara L. Hendricks 7/25/2005 6:39:07 AM

Whoa... Not just 1 win... 2!!! WTG Sharon!!!! #1635208

Murry Grigsby 7/25/2005 6:49:26 AM

Congratulations on your double header wins Sharon!! :0) #1635250

Jim Kinnunen 7/25/2005 6:56:58 AM

Congratulations Sharon on an excellent winning image!:) #1635298

Jennifer Rennison 7/25/2005 7:24:46 AM

Another Big Congratulations on your wins, Sharon!! Way to go!! #1635481

KHAWLA Haddad 7/25/2005 8:52:45 AM

Big Congratulations on this wonderful winner, Sharon well don!!! #1636044

Jill Flynn 7/25/2005 9:18:03 AM

Congratulations on this well deserved and FANTASTIC SECOND PLACE win Sharon! LOVE THAT BLUE. Way to go this month! #1636216

Mary N C. Taitt 7/25/2005 10:08:59 AM

Congratualtions on your second place win! You did a great job on this capture and deserve the win. You go girl. Mary :-) #1636451

William C. Raco 7/25/2005 12:37:40 PM

Very striking, Sharon!

bill #1637142

Wally Orlowsky 7/25/2005 3:45:42 PM

Congratulations on this creatively colored winner, Sharon! #1637794

Kathleen F. Greer 7/25/2005 4:43:20 PM

Just Beautiful! Another Congrats Sharon!! #1638080

Diane Addonizio 7/25/2005 4:48:59 PM

Congrations on your win,sharon! #1638111

Terry R. Hatfield 7/25/2005 6:07:25 PM

This Is 1st Rate Sharon:-)A Big Congratulations To You On An Excellent Image And Your Win!! #1638338

Donna J. Taff 7/25/2005 6:12:50 PM

Congratulations on your beautiful win, Sharon!!! #1638353

Cora Miller 7/25/2005 9:28:06 PM

Congratulations on another wonderful winner, Sharon! #1638656

Ken Grooms 7/26/2005 6:06:28 AM

Beautiful. Unique. Great eye. Great color. Great win (again!). #1639868

Deb Holmes-Hatfield 7/26/2005 9:26:54 AM

Congrats again Sharon, on this well deserved win! #1640825

Cesar J. La Rosa 7/26/2005 11:40:20 AM

I knew I was going to see this one again!
Congratulations on this BEAUTIFUL and very well-deserved Winner, Sharon!!! #1641305

Tom Andersen 7/26/2005 2:45:43 PM

Fabulous color, detail and lighting, Sharon! Congratulations on your win! #1642000

Sharon Day 7/26/2005 3:29:33 PM

Thanks to each of you for the wonderful congrats! I appreciate them all! #1642232

Susan T. Evans 7/27/2005 8:22:26 AM

Congrats Sharon on this outstanding winner!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Way to Go Sharon #1644684

Cindy Paquette 7/27/2005 5:33:37 PM

Outstanding beauty Sharon!!! Congrats on this beauty of a win! #1646526

Pamela K 7/28/2005 11:50:44 AM

Still love this shot! What a neat effect! Congrats again!

Pam #1649595

Monika Sapek 7/28/2005 12:06:09 PM

Terrific details and color in this macro, Sharon! Congrats on your win!

Patrick Campbell 7/28/2005 7:25:32 PM

Congrats Sharon, great composition and and texture in this macro! #1651010

Piotr M. Organa 8/4/2005 8:36:20 PM

I just found this photo - it is fantastic!
Congratulations, Sharon! Unbelievable colour... #1678641

Frank Zipperer 1/6/2006 6:38:22 PM

Haven't we all happened upon a photo image and said "Oh how I wish I had made that image?" This one did it for me!!! #2260444

Sharon Day 1/6/2006 6:42:20 PM

Thanks again everyone! Frank, I see photos I think that about every day at BP! #2260449

Jane Hirst 5/21/2010 10:49:11 AM

What a wonderful blue...I love the way you got that blue. Great composition. This really caught my eye. #8626999

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2nd Place Win
Details & Macro

Close-up of the center of Goatsbeard seedhead. Image taken in natural light with the camera's white balance set on tungsten.

Uploaded on 6/2/2005 8:12:00 AM

Made With

Camera: Nikon D70 Digital SLR Camera All Time Best Photo Contest Staff Favorite Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner

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