Flower Power

Uploaded: May 07, 2012 20:04:50 | Entered: July 13, 2018 06:04:13


Exif: F Number: 16, Exposure Bias Value: -0.33, ExposureTime: 1/500 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 400, White balance: Manual white balance, FocalLength: 50.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 7D


Tammy D. Ferren May 07, 2012

Oh, Donna! I love this! Awesome composition and colors! #1461572

Katarina Mansson May 07, 2012

Makes me happy - such a beauty! #10128611

Tiia Vissak May 08, 2012

a wonderful image! #10128632

Chris Budny level-deluxe May 08, 2012

What a great image, Donna! The colors, the hint of a nostalgic/vintage feel... terrific! #10128761

Stephen Zacker May 08, 2012

This is Really Cool :-) #10128779

Nikki McDonald level-classic May 08, 2012

Glorious - look at those flowers . . . and that sky . . . and that girl. Great job, Donna. #10128815

Melinda F. Schneider level-classic May 08, 2012

Wonderful "hippie" image!! Love it!!! #10128816

Joy Rector May 08, 2012

beautiful shot #10128823

Terry A. Stoa May 08, 2012

Excellent - I'm feeling nostalgic. I said "Flower Power" to myself before I saw that you'd chosen that for a title. This is a winner. #10128866

Agnes Fegan level-deluxe May 08, 2012

I feel like I just turned the page in a magazine! Love this!!! #10128885

Yulianto Soeroso May 08, 2012

lovely set and good view with nice color nice composition

Marcie A. Fowler May 08, 2012

A truly fabulous image. Love the bright bold color of the flowers against the sky . . . and I love her pose. #10129205

Inge Linden May 08, 2012

Love the color and title,wonderful image! #10129207

Debra R. Harder May 09, 2012

This is so fabulous, Donna! A winner for sure!!! Deb #10130862

Carla Capra Anderson May 09, 2012

Lov'n this!! #10131233

Julianne Bradford May 11, 2012

Debs right Donna! Looks like a winner to me! I love this..a fav. #10133907

Susan M. Campbell May 16, 2012

What a great idea. This is so cute and colorful. Nice job! #10139210

Donna La Mattino Pagakis June 03, 2012

Thank you for all of your cool and inspirational comments!!!

Donna #10166686

Dr Silly level-classic June 20, 2012

A fun beautiful capture. :O)

Kara L. Hendricks August 01, 2012

still dearly love this one Donna!! #10257716

Donna La Mattino Pagakis October 19, 2013

Thanks again to each of you.

And to Joanna, for letting me know I'm trending! I really enjoyed this photo shoot, with my daughter! #10876022

Julianne Bradford February 26, 2014

A wonderful finalist Donna! Congratulations on all four of your fantastic captures, each a winner in my book :) #10986028

Chris Budny level-deluxe February 26, 2014

Congratulations Donna, on this sunshiney-bright, happy Finalist! #10986039

Renata Gusciora February 26, 2014

Congratulations on this beautiful, sunny Finalist, Donna!!!:-) #10986061

Deborah C. Lewinson level-addict February 26, 2014

Congrats on your marvelous finalist, Donna! #10986083

Linda L. Ruiz level-classic February 26, 2014

Huge congrats. This is such a happy shot. Love it. btw, we are coming to the flower field on March 28th and spending the night. Hope we can all get together again. #10986315

Terry A. Stoa February 26, 2014

OK... I STILL love it, Donna! It gives me a peaceful, easy, and very nostalgic feeling. Congrats on your Finalist badge. #10986322

Leslie McLain level-classic February 26, 2014

Love it, Donna. Congrats on a beautiful finalist. #10986333

Anita Hogue February 26, 2014

WOW, awesome capture, Donna! Love the beautiful colors and happy feel!

Congratulations on all your beautiful staff favorites and finalist! #10986689

Lois Adomite February 26, 2014

Great colors and wonderful mood. #10986809

Donna R. Moratelli February 27, 2014

I thought that I commented on this. Hmn. strange. Well anyway, A big congrats on your finalists and staff favs. Well deserved. #10987190

JO ANN CLEVELAND February 28, 2014

Ahhhh! I love this Donna, congrats on all your finalists, so well deserved too!

jo ann c. #10988279

Alex T. Mizuno March 01, 2014

The energy this image is emitting is positively uplifting and tremendous! Congratulations on this wonderful Finalist Donna!! #10989158

Marilyn K. Lincecum level-classic March 06, 2014

Beautiful and refreshing. Congratulations on a well deserved win. #10994237

Donna La Mattino Pagakis March 14, 2014

Thank you!!! I appreciate all of your super comments! #10999993

Carol Eade level-addict January 21, 2015

Fabulous and cheerful! #11229483

Emile Abbott level-deluxe August 31, 2018

Congrats Donna on great finalist. #11722672

Leslie McLain level-classic September 01, 2018

Congrats on a beautiful winner, Donna. #11722866

Patrick Rouzes September 01, 2018

Congrats on your Winner, Donna! #11722924

Patrick Rouzes September 01, 2018

Congrats on your Winner, Donna! #11722925

Emile Abbott level-deluxe September 03, 2018

Congratulations on Gold Winner, Donna. #11723321

Cindy Bendush level-classic February 13, 2020

Wonderful happy-go-lucky image. Be-lated congrats on this fun gold! #11793296

Su Sana E. P level-classic July 20, 2021

This is absolutely wonderful!! Filled with pure fun, energy and expresses the mindset of the photographer!! Love it, Donna!! #11914169

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