Poppy Dreams in Orange

© Thomas F. Andersen

Poppy Dreams in Orange

Uploaded: October 17, 2005


Leanne M.E. Boyd October 17, 2005

Wow, this is a great job! The colours and detail, are amazing! #328026

Thomas F. Andersen October 17, 2005

Thanks a lot for taking time to comment Leanne. #1960577

Janine Russell level-deluxe October 17, 2005

Thomas, awesome detail, DOF & color on this macro. #1960743

Sharon Day level-classic November 23, 2005

Big Congratulations on this beautiful finalist, Thomas!!! WTG!!! Good luck next round! #2113754

Thomas F. Andersen November 23, 2005

Thanks a lot for your kind comments Janine and Sharon. Appreciate it. #2113936

Deb Holmes-Hatfield November 23, 2005

Congratulations on this lovely floral finalist, Thomas! #2114669

Jennifer Rennison November 23, 2005

Congratulations on this Gorgeous finalist, Thomas!! Best of luck in the next round! #2115023

Robyn Mackenzie November 23, 2005

This is so beautiful, Thomas! Congratulations and best of luck! #2115517

Sherry Stricklin Boles level-classic November 25, 2005

Beautiful soft image! Congrats on your finalist! #2119415

Thomas F. Andersen November 25, 2005

Thank you for taking time to comment Deb, Jennifer, Robyn and Sherry. I appreciate it. #2119848

KHAWLA Haddad November 26, 2005

CONGRATULATIONS on your 2nd Place win!!!! #2123281

Donna W. Neal November 27, 2005


Jennifer Rennison November 28, 2005

Congratulations on your beautiful win, Thomas!! #2130979

Marie Fields November 28, 2005

Gorgeous image, Tom! Congratulations!! #2131333

Thomas F. Andersen November 28, 2005

Thanks Khawla, Donna, Jennifer (have you managed to get some shooting done?) and Marie. I appreciate your kind comments all. #2131820

Sharon Day level-classic November 28, 2005

Big congratulations on your 2nd place win, Thomas!!! Beautiful image and well deserved win! #2131824

Cathy M. Gromball November 30, 2005

Congratulations on your Second Place win, Thomas!

Cathy :) #2137849

Karen Toseland December 05, 2005

Ha, so that's why you have stopped submitting images to the course - you are busy entering photo contests! This is really beautiful. (I have a flower photo to submit too, but can you let me know what month you won't be entering to give me a bit more of a chance??). #2155850

Thomas F. Andersen December 05, 2005

Thanks Sharon and Cathy! Hi Karen, ha ha, oh well this was taken before we started the course :-) and I have been flat out lately with work, I am late with the last two assignments and to top it off I have to go to New Zealand next week-end (not that I want to complain about that). You've already got some great shots, I am sure you can make it into the finals with some of your shots. Anyway, thanks for your comments. #2155908

Chris Budny level-deluxe December 07, 2005

Congratulations on this stellar image! Question: What were the differences in the original 2 images? What was achieved in the sandwich process? #2163304

Kaye Burazin January 06, 2008

I can see why this made it to the winner's circle. Stunning! #5302247

Thomas F. Andersen January 07, 2008

Kaye, thanks for you kind comment.

Christopher, if you are still subscriping to this thread apologies for the late reply. I have been off the site for a couple of years due to work commitments. Just in case you are still wondering :-) this was one sharp image at maximum depth of field and one defocused (blurred) image combined with the blur giving the 'dreamy' effect. Tony Sweet uses this technique a fair bit and this image was part of an assignment in his Fine Art Flower course. #5303917

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