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Paul E. Earl July 06, 2005

Interesting fruit. Is it edible? Love the colour. #274182

Donna Roberts July 06, 2005

Yes, I agree with Paul - so unique Stan. Love the detail you've captured.
Well captured!
:-) dddu #1559842

Kerby Pfrangle level-classic July 06, 2005


Interesting and unique.

Good detail and wonderful design on the fruit.

Kerby #1559859

Stanley J. Contrades July 06, 2005

This is a type of cherry, very tart, has a small seed and makes a wonderful jam :-)!!
Thanks very much, Paul, Donna, and Kerby for your generous and supportive responses ... I appreciate it!!
With fond Aloha,
Stan #1559880

Mata Patan July 06, 2005

Extraordinary macro!! #1559882

S J July 06, 2005

I'm sure that it's very sweet, Stan!! Beautiful macro capture!!! Love that color!!! #1559887

Paul Michko July 06, 2005

Great display, Stan. #1559956

Judy S. Fung July 06, 2005

Wonderful detail and macro, Stan! #1559959

Marsha S. Smith July 06, 2005

Gorgeous shot of this beauty, Stan. Your are right - NOT pink - RRREEEEDDD! #1560011

Joy Rector July 06, 2005

Gorgeous. #1560088

Bobbie Davis July 06, 2005

wonderful detail Stan! #1560142

Tammy Scott July 06, 2005

Very neat find, Stan! #1560260

Cathy Gregor July 06, 2005

What an interesting looking fruit.
Lovely, Stan! #1560275

Cindy Paquette July 06, 2005

A beautiful fruit Stan...lovely red color...superb macro! #1560354

Donald K. Cherry level-classic July 06, 2005

Beautiful image, Stan! Love the comp colors and DoF!! #1560587

Linda D. Lester level-classic July 06, 2005 the color, Stan! #1560722

Beverley A. Daniels July 06, 2005

WOW!!!! Pops right off the page!! Love the colours and great clarity--well done! #1560799

Deb Holmes-Hatfield July 06, 2005

Very cool Stan, great colors and wonderful presentation of this interesting fruit! #1560930

Patty Razonable July 06, 2005

Great macro work, Stan!! #1561041

Jane Summa July 06, 2005

Another great shot, Stan!! and you've shown me something new today :-)..Thanks for sharing! The color of the cherry is so vibrant & the clarity is exceptional! #1561062

Karen Engelbreth July 06, 2005

Beautiful macro shot, Stan! #1561175

Candice C. Calhoun level-deluxe July 06, 2005

Looks pretty tasty! Exception dof, super rich color, nice illumination...looks like a winner!!!

ccc #1561180

Claudia Kuhn level-classic July 06, 2005

Wild looking Stan, but the jelly is great! #1561324

Susan T. Parady July 06, 2005

Awesome color! I agree with Claudia, it's wild looking. #1561966

Cathy Stancil July 06, 2005

Beautiful colorful image Stan !! #1561994


Another terrific image Stan!!!
In Brazil we have this fruit also, it is very delicious and we call "Pitanga". #1562191

Dan Holm level-classic July 06, 2005

Your framing on this is as OUTSTANDING as your BEAUTIFUL capture and contrasts, Stan!! Love the lighting and detail, too! #1562236

Jenny Bosmans July 06, 2005

Terrific macro shot, Stan! Such details!! Wonderful! #1562540

Jennifer Rennison July 06, 2005

Beautiful colors and dof! Lovely image, Stan! #1563184

Laura E. OConnor July 06, 2005

Another beautiful image, Stan. You definitely know how to capture color! #1563651

Stanley J. Contrades July 06, 2005

Glad to see that someone else knows this fruit (Adilson) as I don't have the foggiest idea what it is other than that we call it a cherry here (LOL)!!
Many appreciative thanks to you, Mata, Sanjay, Paul, Judy, Marsha, Joy, Bobbie, Tammy, Cathy, Cindy, Donald, Linda, Beverley, Deb, Patty, Jane, Karen, Candice, Claudia, Susan, Cathy, Adilson, Dan, Jenny, Jennifer, and Laura, for your very kind and generous responses.
With fond Aloha,
Stan #1563676

Joyce ONeil July 07, 2005

Unbelievably stunning! #1565786

Stanley J. Contrades July 07, 2005

Thank You!, Joyce, and thank you for stopping in to comment ... it's much appreciated!!
With fond Aloha,
Stan #1566770

Jim Kinnunen level-deluxe July 07, 2005

Tart....darn!!! I bet I'd love the jam...great capture, Stan!!! #1567929

Stanley J. Contrades July 07, 2005

Thanks very much, Jim ... always very much appreciaed to hear from you!! On pancakes ... mmmmmmm!!! Taste buds would get a wonderful surprise :-)!!
With fond Aloha,
Stan #1567958

Tammy Scott August 20, 2005

Congratulations on another great finalist! #1740469

Kristi A. Howson August 20, 2005

Congratulations Stan on your finalist and good luck in the next round!

Jim Kinnunen level-deluxe August 20, 2005

Congratulations, Stan!!!:) #1743961

Tom Andersen August 21, 2005

Congratulations on this beautiful finalist, Stan! #1745249

Patty Razonable August 21, 2005

Congratulations, Stan!! #1745856

Jennifer Rennison August 21, 2005

Congratulations on another finalist, Stan!! Best of luck in the next round!! #1747319

Diane Addonizio level-classic August 21, 2005

Congratulations, Stan! #1748159

Debra Booth August 21, 2005

Congratulations, Stan, on this beautiful finalist! #1748250

Nobu Nagase August 21, 2005

Many congrats, Stan!!! #1748529

S J August 21, 2005

Congratulations on this beautiful finalist, Stan!! #1748644

Stanley J. Contrades August 22, 2005

Tammy, Kristi, Jim, Tom, Patty, Jennifer R., DIANE A., Debra B., Nobi, and Sanjay, many thanks once again, and I am very grateful for your Congratulatory comments. Good luck to you as well!!
With fond Aloha,
Stan #1749138

Jill M. Flusemann August 22, 2005

Another congratulations to Stan! Welcome back! I have missed your work! #1751332

Carol Brill August 22, 2005

Congratulations on this vivacious finalist, Stan! #1753967

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Details and Macro. 1/4 sec., f8.0, ISO 100, RAW, Aperture Priority, WB Daylight, Tripod, shutter release cable. PS slight crop, spot cloning, curves.

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