Sentinel

© Lorri Shane

Sentinel

Uploaded: September 26, 2005

Description

Look who I found in my Morning Glory!
He/she was very tiny but had a big presence!
Hand held, early morning sun, manual exposure: 1/160 @f 11, ISO 100, 28-80 macro lens @ 80mm.

Comments

Richard D. Cox September 26, 2005

Very artsy photo. Well done! #316961

September 26, 2005

I love the intense color and you framed this beautifully. Nicely done, Lorri! Congrats on a great shot. #1887708

Judy S. Fung September 26, 2005

Lovely colors and capture, Lorri! #1887719

Lorri Shane September 26, 2005

Thank you Richard, Tony and Judy! Your kind words mean alot to me. #1887765

Linda Murphy September 26, 2005

Excellent capture Lorri!
#1887787

Janine Russell level-deluxe September 26, 2005

Lorri, great DOF & color. #1887848

Roger D. Meador September 26, 2005

Great stuff. #1887886

Lorri Shane September 26, 2005

Thank you Linda Ann and Janine! #1887895

Hal Hill September 26, 2005

Wonderful lighting, great image. #1888098

Julie Gamicchia September 26, 2005

Great capture Lorri! #1888231

Jon Canfield September 27, 2005

beautiful lighting, I love the way morning glories take on a glow. Well done! #1892990

Justin Taylor September 28, 2005

Very beautiful image
-justin #1896748

Lorri Shane September 28, 2005

Thanks Hal, Julie, Jon and Justin!
Much appreciated :) #1897069

Ivan Chacon October 02, 2005

I really love the way you captured the colors on this picture. Whow!
Ivan #1907371

Daniel Diaz October 02, 2005

Gorgeous macro Lorri, lucious color and detail!!! #1909036

Jeff Galbraith October 02, 2005

Incredible shot Lorri. :)

All the Best, Jeff #1909152

Lorri Shane October 02, 2005

Thank you Ivan, Daniel and Jeff!! #1909433

Claudia Kuhn level-classic October 02, 2005

Beautiful lighting and colors Lorri! #1909634

Hendrik Storme October 03, 2005

Graet shot!!! #1913320

Lorri Shane October 03, 2005

Thank you Claudia and Hendrik! #1913455

Morgan Kallin October 07, 2005

Superb "science fictionish" feeling to it, wonderful colors. Great!! #1929033

Robert Ganz October 08, 2005

What a wonderful photo. You have an excellent eye.

Robert #1929360

Lorri Shane October 08, 2005

Thank you Robert and Morgan! #1929947

Ralf Lukovic October 08, 2005

Cool shot, Lorri!
Like this guy inside your Morning Glory.. #1931072

Barbara Helgason October 08, 2005

Excellent lighting on this amazing capture Lorri! #1931183

John Rivera level-deluxe October 09, 2005

Really Beautiful Lorri! The picture draws you into it. Excellent light, and comp! Love it! #1932990

Chaba Kasanitsky October 09, 2005

Excelent picture Lori #1933007

Jill Flynn level-classic October 09, 2005

Talk about a glimpse into another world Lorri. The light draws the viewer right in. EXCELLENT! #1934382

Lorri Shane October 09, 2005

I really appreciate your kind comments,
Ralf, Barbara, John, Chaba and Jill.
Everyone's feedback is very inspiring!
Thank you!! #1934582

Connie J. Bagot November 08, 2005

This really is a wonderful and awesome shot Lorri. The light is beautiful and I love the detail. You really do need to keep submitting this one! #2051146

Lorri Shane November 08, 2005

Thanks Connie. #2051661

Refik Arpaci November 18, 2005

Fantastic Lorri, lovely colors too. #2090261

Lorri Shane November 19, 2005

Thanks Refik! #2095233

Joy E. Cobb level-classic November 21, 2005

Awesome, Lorri! I once had a similar morning glory shot, but it was boring compared to this...mine didn't have the itsy bitsy spider! :) The spider makes it. Well done! #2101738

Anne D. Eigen November 21, 2005

Really great image, Lorri! The lighting, composition and color are magnificent!!! #2104068

Lorri Shane November 21, 2005

Thanks to Joy and Anne! #2104526

November 22, 2005

All I can say is: WOW!! Amazing photo! Well done! #2108595

Ursula I. Abresch November 29, 2005

Wow, little spider's never looked so good before! Lovely. #2134622

Ursula I. Abresch November 29, 2005

Wow, little spider's never looked so good before! Lovely. #2134623

Lorri Shane November 29, 2005

Much thanks--Angela and Ursula #2135777

Wendy Stevenson December 01, 2005

Excellent shot Lorri. I'm betting we see this one again!! Well done!! #2143515

Sam H. Warriner December 02, 2005

amazing #2146091

Lorri Shane December 02, 2005

Thanks to Sam and Wendy! #2146353

Amy JACKSON level-classic December 14, 2005

Great job!!! This really is cool and beautiful. #2187110

Lorri Shane December 14, 2005

Thanks Amy. You have such a beautiful daughter!!! Her portraits in your gallery are amazingly beautiful! #2187156

Bea. Anderson December 15, 2005

Everything has already been said, but I'll ditto everyone else. Bea. #2187313

Lorri Shane December 15, 2005

Thanks Bea! #2189842

Robert Ganz December 16, 2005

Huge congrats for getting top spot at Apogee with this photo!!

Again, it is a great photo...keep entering it! #2192399

Lorri Shane December 16, 2005

Thanks Robert. I am so excited. I've not won a top spot ever. Soooo excited!!!! #2193469

Kristi A. Howson December 18, 2005

This is really awesome Lorri..love how you got the spider coming out...amazing DOF of this too. Nice work! #2197644

Lorri Shane December 18, 2005

Thanks Kristi!! #2197672

Graeme yew Chow December 26, 2005

Wow , what a shot ? rare occassion to get this one. congrate to you. #2223150

Lorri Shane December 26, 2005

Thank you Graeme! Happy New Year! #2223775

Edgar A. Monzon January 02, 2006

I visited your gallerie and found a lot of beautiful pictures. Love the detail in your work. when I saw you respond to all who gives you a message I recognize its not only your work, its about you, a very detail and carefully person (I hope I can transmit you how I am impress with you and your work, my native language is spanish). Thank you, you have inspired me. #2246418

Sylvia Rossler January 08, 2006

WOW that's a beautiful find and wonderfully catched !!! Love the gorgeous colors surrounding the little spider !!! Wonderful shot Lorri !! #2267106

Lorri Shane January 09, 2006

Thanks to Sylvia and Edgar!! #2269760

Bill Morgenstern January 22, 2006

I wonder why this was not a winner. It is a totally superb image. If you have a raw file I'd suggest this as a calendar submission. I'll tell you where if you are interested.

Cheers - Bill #2323012

Susan Jane Allen level-classic January 31, 2006

Your gallery is awe-inspiring, Lorri. Wish there were time to comment on all of the images, as each one deserves it and to view each one, but, alas, our server often runs slow here and time ran out. The upside is that on a "good server day" there are a lot more wonderful images here to enjoy! #2362635

Lorri Shane February 01, 2006

Thanks to Susan and Bill! #2365871

Bill Wyatt April 19, 2006

Lorri what a terrific capture, it is really awesome! Bill #2661911

Richard D. Cox April 19, 2006

I think that you should resubmit this one. #2662120

Lorri Shane April 19, 2006

Thanks to Richard and Bill for your kind comments. #2663310

Joanna Lukrecja Redesiuk July 02, 2006

the best of yours photo #2978302

Duane Carter June 10, 2007

This is so very beautiful, Lorri!! The light is perfect for this small subject.
It certainly pays to look close at all our surroundings, never know what we may be missing. #4383516

Lorri Shane June 11, 2007

THanks for your kind words, Duane! #4388276

Elizabeth A. Marker level-classic August 22, 2007

Wow! Awesome Macro shot! Gorgeous colors and details! Your gallery is wonderful with such beautiful colors and details!! :) Liz #4685303

Lorri Shane August 22, 2007

Thanks, Liz! #4685912

Susanne V. Schroeder October 26, 2007

Amazing shot! I took a very similar one but without the spider. She certainly found a good place and you captured her well. #4988013

Lorri Shane October 26, 2007

thanks, Susanne! #4988108

Steve M. Harrington December 25, 2007

What a vibrant image, Lorri! Mystical.
Steve #5253284

Lorri Shane December 25, 2007

Thank you, Steve. #5253364

Robert Baer November 12, 2008

wow whata unique capture. love the subject, colors and pov. what else can I say. #6745291

Lorri Shane November 12, 2008

thanks, Justin! This is one of my favorites. #6746311

Steve M. Harrington April 07, 2010

What a fine bit of shooting here! A lovely and interesting image, Lorri.
Steve #8518382

Lorri Shane April 07, 2010

Thanks! #8518402

Tomás Widow level-deluxe March 12, 2011

Absolutelly nice. Fantastic shot Lorri. It's a honor for our club members share with a photographer like you! All your work is amazing, but this shot shocked me! The light appears from inside the flower! How did you do that? #9287573

Lorri Shane March 12, 2011

Thanks, Tomas! #9287755

Lisa J. Boulden level-classic February 15, 2012

Wow!
Great light and details!
~♥~ #9983872

Lorri Shane February 15, 2012

Thanks so much, Lisa. #9983893

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