Uploaded: November 21, 2006
Photo was taken on September 15, 2006 at 4:21pm at the Puyallup Fair, Washington
Canon 50mm F/1.4 lens @ F/3.2, 1/250 second, ISO 1600
Cropped, levels, + saturation, - brightness, resized, sharpened, blurred background and dodged in Photoshop CS
Mary K. Robison November 21, 2006Perfect title, Janine, since you've emphasized its clarity by blurring all the other bright colors in the background. Beautiful! #560325
Julie Robinson November 21, 2006Wow- stunning image Janine- well done! #3610798
Renee Doyle November 21, 2006Excellent composition and use of dof Janine! Beautiful colours!
Su Sana E. P November 21, 2006Wow!! Totally Exquisite, Janine!! Absolutely perfection, I must say. #3610824
Barbara Waldoch November 21, 2006Gorgeous composition and colours, Janine! #3610833
Paul E. Earl November 21, 2006Very striking indeed! #3610862
Paul Michko November 21, 2006Beautiful image, Janine. #3610901
Alan L. Borror November 21, 2006Beautiful, Janine! Wonderful isolation against the colorful background! #3610958
Joy Rector November 21, 2006awsome #3611021
Robert R. Goodman November 21, 2006Beautiful capture and color,great imge Janine!!!!!! #3611106
William C. Raco November 21, 2006How very beautiful!
Sherri Gorman November 21, 2006This is beautiful Janine!!!! Love the colors, clarity and focus!!!! Awesome!!! #3611173
Virginia Leone November 21, 2006This is so pretty! I love the background colors and DOF...great!! #3611247
Jeff Robinson November 21, 2006Very beautifully composed and captured Janine! Jeff #3611250
Aimee S. McMaster November 21, 2006...so beautiful Janine...great SF and DOF...Aimee #3611365
Dr Silly November 21, 2006Very pretty. :O)
Carla Metzler November 21, 2006Beautiful, Janine! #3611523
Datha Y. Thompson November 21, 2006Gorgeous colors LOVE the blurred bg.. Excellent work Janine!! #3611546
Michelle R. Kovach November 21, 2006Stunning colors & great DOF Janine! #3611678
Susan Fox November 21, 2006It's beautiful Janine! I love the color, comp. and dept of focus! #3611745
Rakesh Syal November 21, 2006Wonderful color, focus and background, Janine!! OUTSTANDING! #3612073
Colleen Farrell November 21, 2006Beautiful image, Janine--love the colors! #3612175
Janine Russell November 21, 2006Mary, Julie, Renee, Susan, Barbara, Paul E, Paul M, Alan, Joy, Robert, Bill, Sherri, Virginia, Jeff, Aimee, Doc, Carla, Datha, Michelle, Susan, Rakesh and Colleen, thanks very much for all of your kind comments and encouragement.
Karacan Salkuci (Kalacay) November 21, 2006Pretty image,colors,and composition. #3612285
Melissa G. Meiselman November 21, 2006Janine you title for this exquisite floral image is perfect!! Great DOF with wonderful details and color for the flower in the foreground!! #3612294
Shelly A. Van Camp November 21, 2006Beautiful colors and image!! Great capture, Janine! #3612389
Mário Ferreira November 21, 2006Wow!!! A masterpiece Janine... #3612447
Darren K. Fisher November 21, 2006WOW this is so beautiful. Great colors and wonderful DOF. #3612579
Souha Dooly November 21, 2006wonderful colors ,well done, Janine !!! #3612751
Ken Jarvis November 21, 2006Perfect title, perfect picture, Janine! #3613200
Linda M. Walker November 21, 2006Wonderful colors and I love the DOF #3613387
Claudia Kuhn November 21, 2006Perfect title for this beautiful image Janine! Great colors and comp! #3613820
Ronald F. Fischer November 21, 2006Wonderful use of SF, DOF and vibrant colors for an awesome capture! #3613894
Melissa A. Mannon November 21, 2006so beautiful! I love all the colors! #3613934
April Riggs November 21, 2006Spectacular! #3613961
Joan Powell November 21, 2006Lovely shot . #3614006
Nadine A. Lewis November 21, 2006Janine, this floral is GORGEOUS!!! Love the colors, side crop, and what an awesome/colorful dof!!! <>< #3614012
David Whitcher November 21, 2006The colorful background makes this shot. I love it, I love it, I love it. #3614087
Nancy L. Green November 21, 2006Exquisite color and detail Janine!! This is absolutley gorgeaous!! <>< #3614328
Janine Russell November 21, 2006Kara, Melissa G, Shelly, Mário, Darren, Souha, Ken, Linda, Claudia, Ronald, Melissa M, April, Joan, Nadine, David and Nancy, thanks very much fo ryour kind comments and encouragement. #3614370
Walter Graziano November 22, 2006Nicely done Janine! #3614818
Laurence Saliba November 22, 2006Perfect!!!! A winning image Janine!!! #3615233
Karen Bacon November 22, 2006Beautiful composition Janine,great colors! #3615690
Janine Russell November 22, 2006Wally, Laurence and Karen, thanks very much for your kind comments and encouragement. #3615879
Cliff & Patti Smith November 22, 2006Beautiful colors and effects Janine! #3616049
Janine Russell November 22, 2006Patricia, thanks very much for your kind words of encouragement. #3616054
Mick Burkey November 22, 2006Beautiful image, Janine! Love the colors and DOF. Great work! #3616873
Janine Russell November 22, 2006Mick, thanks very much for your encouraging comments. #3616956
Jim Kinnunen November 22, 2006This is a real beauty, Janine!!!:) #3617520
Janine Russell November 22, 2006Jim, thanks very much for your kind words of encouragement. #3617758
Ken Slade November 22, 2006Great floral composition! The red one really does standout thanks to it's sharpness and the background work. Excellent color throughout. #3617904
Janine Russell November 22, 2006Ken, thanks very much for your kind comments and encouragement. #3617919
Linda L. Ruiz November 23, 2006The colors here are outstanding. I love this shot. Happy Thanksgiving to my photo friend. xoxo #3619346
Janine Russell November 23, 2006Linda, thanks very much for your kind and encouraging comments. #3619556
Graeme yew Chow November 23, 2006The colors and the compostion is oustanding , Janine. #3623585
Janine Russell November 24, 2006Graeme, thanks very much for your kind comments and encouragement. #3623615
Gustavo Márquez November 26, 2006Striking image!
Janine Russell November 26, 2006Gustavo, thanks very much for your kind and encouraging comments. #3634118
Steve M. Harrington December 29, 2006Congratulations, Janine. Beautifully composed.
SaMi Martin December 29, 2006Beautiful Janine; Congratulations! #3751102
Aimee S. McMaster December 29, 2006...much congratulations on this beautiful finalist Janine....Aimee #3751300
Paula Dwyer December 29, 2006Congratulations Janine!! :) #3751392
Shawn Jennings December 29, 2006Congratulations on your finalist, Janine! #3751451
Carla Metzler December 29, 2006Congratulations, Janine! #3751488
eileen bedford December 29, 2006Congratulations Janine on this beautiful capture...
Laurence Saliba December 29, 2006I knew it!!! Congrats on this superb finalist Janine!!! #3752217
Husain Akhtar December 29, 2006Another very well deserved finalist - big congratulations my friend! #3752293
Janine Russell December 29, 2006Steve, SaMi, Aimee, Paula, Shawn, Carla, Eileen, Laurence and MH, thanks very much for your encouragement and congratulations.
Terry Cervi December 29, 2006Just beautiful, Janine!! Congrats on your finalilst! #3753182
Glenn E. Urquhart December 29, 2006A big Congratulations on your Finalist Award, Janine!!! Well Deserved! Cheers, Glenn. #3753349
Tom Andersen December 29, 2006Very lovely, Janine! Congratulations on another finalist! #3753388
Janine Russell December 29, 2006Terry, Glenn and Tom, thanks very much for your encouragement and congratulations; Judges, thanks very much for your feedback and suggestions. #3753446
Renee Doyle December 29, 2006Beautiful Janine! Congratulations!
Sheryl A. Hudson December 29, 2006Beautiful image - Congratulaitons Janine! #3753881
Terry L. Ellis December 29, 2006A beautiful finalist, Janine! Congratulations, again! #3754395
Dr Silly December 29, 2006Congratulations J9. :O)
Patricia Ronan December 29, 2006Congrats Janine :) I seem to have missed your best images first time round :( #3754501
Cheryl E. Molennor December 29, 2006Congratulations again Janine #3754603
Sharon King December 29, 2006This is so pretty, Congrats Janine! #3754739
Mary K. Robison December 29, 2006Another great month for you, Janine ~ Congratulations on all your finalists! #3754816
Laurie Daily December 29, 2006Beautiful, Janine...Congrats to you, again! #3755160
Ray Thoms December 29, 2006Congratulations on your finalist Janine.... #3755251
Chris Budny December 29, 2006Congratulations, Janine, on your Finalists this month! I love the soft bursts of colors that the background flowers offer! #3755259
Anne D. Eigen December 29, 2006Congratulations on this wonderful finalist, Janine! Best wishes with it!!! #3755447
Susie Peek-Swint December 29, 2006Many congrats Janine! #3755478
Revonda L. Gentry December 29, 2006So beautiful!! Congratulations Janine! #3755565
Barbara Waldoch December 29, 2006Congratulations on your beautiful finalist, Janine! #3755689
KV Day December 29, 2006Congrats Janine! #3755800
Candice C. Calhoun December 29, 2006Big congratulations, and Happy New Year!
Su Sana E. P December 29, 2006Janine, congratulations on your Finalist and Happy New Year!!
Lorraine A. Cook December 29, 2006Beautiful! Congratulations, Janine!<:)) #3756930
Kristi A. Howson December 29, 2006Congratulations on this beautiful Finalist and best of luck in the next round Janine. Great use of DOF! #3757101
Evy Johansen December 29, 2006Congratulations on your beautiful finalist, Janine! #3757545
Janine Russell December 29, 2006Renee, Sheryl, Terry, Doc, Patricia, Cheryl, Sharon, Mary, Laurie, Ray, Christopher, Anne, Susie, Revonda, Barbara, Vicki, Candice, Susana, Lorraine and Kristi, thanks very much for your encouragement and congratulations.
Esther Smith December 29, 2006Janine- congratulations on this pretty finalist and your others!! Good luck in the next round! #3757684
Datha Y. Thompson December 30, 2006BEAUTIFUL!!!! CONGRATULATIONS!!! :0) #3757840
RC Fritz December 30, 2006Excellent composition and DOF. Beautiful image, Janine. Congrats on your finalist and good luck in the next round! #3758566
Janine Russell December 30, 2006Esther, Datha and RC, thanks very much for your congratulations and encouragement. #3759530
Jennifer Rennison December 30, 2006Beautiful finalist, Janine, Congratulations! #3760170
Nadya Johnson December 30, 2006This is SOOO stunning, Janine! Congratulations on your beautiful finalist! #3760275
Tonya R. Boles December 30, 2006Congrats. #3760345
Janine Russell December 30, 2006Jennifer, Nadya and Tonya, thanks very much for your encouraging comments and congratulations. #3762307
HSIHAO LUNG December 31, 2006Janine, congratulations on your beautiful finalist.
Diana L. Ralph December 31, 2006Congratulations on ALL of your wins, Janine... they are all WELL-DESERVED! This is beautiful! #3763472
John V. Roscich December 31, 2006CONGRATULATIONS JANINE
Janine Russell December 31, 2006Hsihao, Diana and John, thanks very much for your encouragement and congratulations. #3763935
Emile Abbott December 31, 2006Congratulation on wonderful floral finalist, Janinne. I'm getting jealous, just kidding but I lost count. #3764485
randy dannheim December 31, 2006Congratulations, how many finalist are there? #3764989
Janine Russell December 31, 2006Emile and Randy (there were 5), thanks very much for your congratulations and encouraging comments. #3765265
Susan Jane Allen January 02, 2007This is a sweet one. Congrats on all you wins! #3772125
Janine Russell January 02, 2007Susan, thanks very much for your encouragement and congratulations. #3772375
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