Plumeria Blossom

Uploaded: March 19, 2007


Photo was taken on March 18, 2007 at 4:27pm in Wailea, Maui, Hawaii
Canon 100mm F/2.8 macro lens @ F/5.6, 1/320 second, ISO 400
Cropped, cloned, +saturation, levels, resized, sharpened and blurred in Photoshop CS
POTD at on March 19, 2007
Featured POTD at on March 20, 2007


Dominick M. Dimacale level-addict March 19, 2007

Great image and details here Janine, love the tones too...Dominick #622944

Marta J. Baldwin March 19, 2007

Beautiful color, clarity and depth in this image Janine! #4068530

Mike D. Perez level-deluxe March 19, 2007

Beautiful colors and details, Janine! #4068534

Revonda L. Gentry March 19, 2007

Beautiful composition and color, Janine!! #4068536

Su Sana E. P level-classic March 19, 2007

Wow!! Janine, I’m falling in love with the colors and dof of this image. Beautiful capture!! #4068545

Paul E. Earl March 19, 2007

What beautiful colour and great dof! Terrific image! #4068553

Mary K. Robison March 19, 2007

Lovely colors and lighting, Janine, and perfect dof. #4068562

Katarina Mansson March 19, 2007

Lovely lighting, colours and DOF Janine! #4068563

Stanley J. Contrades March 19, 2007

Fabulous BG to accent the colors and form of the plumeria bud, Janine! Beautiful work as always!!
Much Aloha,
Stan #4068564

Cindy Bendush level-classic March 19, 2007

Another beauty Janine - a lovely inspiration! #4068566

Renee Doyle March 19, 2007

The background really accentuates this beautiful floral image Janine! Lovely work!

Evy Johansen level-classic March 19, 2007

Beautiful, Janine!! #4068579

VISHVAJIT JUIKAR level-deluxe March 19, 2007

wow lovely perspective janine.. yet another winner for you in Plumeria #4068668

William Johnson March 19, 2007

Lovely exposure and colours Janine. Good composition. Bill J. #4068669

Ray Clarke March 19, 2007

Great colours, detail and presentation Janine!!!(R) #4068679

Alan L. Borror March 19, 2007

Beautiful macro, Janine! Excellent composition and color! #4068719

Rakesh Syal level-classic March 19, 2007

Outstanding composition, color and details, Janine!! #4068751

Donald K. Cherry March 19, 2007

Very pretty floral composition, Janine. #4068790

Aimee S. McMaster March 19, 2007

....such beautiful color,light and dof Janine...Aimee #4068871

Dr. Harmeet Singh March 19, 2007

Wow!This is a beauty. #4068888

Colette M. Metcalf March 19, 2007

Gorgeous image and colors, Janine!! #4068969

Richard D. Cox March 19, 2007

Another fabulous photo, Janine. #4069035

Glenn E. Urquhart March 19, 2007

Sooooo Beautiful, Janine!!! Outstanding composition!!! Well Done! Cheers, Glenn. #4069056

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe March 19, 2007

Very, very beautiful Janine! Jeff #4069104

Les Rhoades level-classic March 19, 2007

The composition here is perfect and the colors are fantastic.
Super job Janine! #4069162

Joy Rector March 19, 2007

gorgeous #4069201

Susan Fox March 19, 2007

Another beautiful macro Janine! Wonderful colors!! #4069570

Datha Y. Thompson March 19, 2007

Gorgeous!!!! :0) #4069683

Shawn Jennings March 19, 2007

What a pretty shot Janine! Love the color and DOF! #4069724

Tamera S. Phillips March 19, 2007

Just beautiful Janine. Love the dof and colors here. #4069793

Chastity Abbott March 19, 2007

Super Beautiful!!!!!! #4070005

John Caruso March 19, 2007

Beautifully done, Janine, from color to comp! #4070142

Cheryl E. Molennor March 19, 2007

Great color and detai8l. Love the soft bg #4070755

Janine Russell level-deluxe March 19, 2007

Dominick, Marta, Mike, Revonda, SuSana, Paul, Mary, Katarina, Stan, Cindy, Renee, Evy, VISHVAJIT, Bill, Ray, Alan, Rakesh, Donald, Aimee, Harmeet, Colette, Richard, Glenn, Jeff, Les, Joy, Susan, Datha, Shawn, Tamera, Chastity, John and Cheryl, thanks very much for all of your wonderful comments and words of encouragement. #4070874

Christy Nichols March 19, 2007

Sooo beautiful, Janine!!! Great comp, love the DOF and colors! #4071129

Laurie Daily level-deluxe March 19, 2007

What a wonderful place to be able to see so many beautiful flowers that I really am not too familiar with. Beautiful details, lighting, and colors, Janine! #4072067

Holly Shao March 19, 2007

This is so beautiful and lovely, Janine!! Excellent work and great colors!

Holly #4072210

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna March 19, 2007

Beautiful, beautiful, beautiful!!! Such wonderful colors and your DOF is awesome, Janine!!!!!! ^.^ #4072238

Melissa A. Mannon March 19, 2007

beautiful lighting and color! #4072294

Sam Britt March 19, 2007

Great color, composition & DOF, Janine. Beautiful image. #4072461

eileen bedford March 20, 2007

That's stunning, love it..... #4074440

Janine Russell level-deluxe March 20, 2007

Christy, Laurie, Holly, Kitty, Melissa, Sam and Eileen, thanks very much for all of your kind and encouraging comments. #4074535

Graeme yew Chow March 20, 2007

Terrific image with all the nice colors, detail and composition, Janine. #4075900

Janine Russell level-deluxe March 20, 2007

Graeme, thanks very much for your encouragement and kind comments. #4075916

Colleen Farrell March 21, 2007

Beautiful floral, Janine! I love the composition and the soft green tones in the background! #4077696

Janine Russell level-deluxe March 21, 2007

Colleen, thanks very much for your kind and encouraging comments. #4077846

Helen N. McHugh March 27, 2007

Janine the colours are exquisite here! Beautiful capture! #4101284

Janine Russell level-deluxe March 27, 2007

Helen, thanks very much for your kind comments and encouragement. #4101290

Michael Khoury March 29, 2007

delightful Janine
M #4107842

Janine Russell level-deluxe March 29, 2007

Michael, thanks very much for your kind words of encouragement. #4109340

Nilesh J. Bhange April 23, 2007

The colors in this image are really superb. #4198370

Janine Russell level-deluxe April 23, 2007

Nilesh, thanks very much for your encouraging comments. #4198398

Mike D. Perez level-deluxe April 24, 2007

Congratulations on your March Finalist selection, Janine! #4204978

Wayne T. Fisk April 24, 2007

Congrats, Janine! What a beauty!
Wayne #4204993

Laurie Daily level-deluxe April 24, 2007

A beautiful finalist, Janine!!! #4205022

Pranay Koka April 24, 2007

amazing colors in this shot! congrats on ur finalist #4205266

Chris Budny level-deluxe April 24, 2007

That is so pretty, Janine! Congratulations on this making Finalist! #4205671

Janet McNeil level-classic April 24, 2007

Beautiful! Congratulations & good luck in round 2!! #4205785

Susan Fox April 24, 2007

Another big congrats Janine! #4206117

Barbara Waldoch April 24, 2007

Congratulations on your finalists, Janine! #4206140

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna April 24, 2007

Congratulations on this fantastic finalist, Janine!!!!! :-) ^.^ #4206270

Sam Britt April 24, 2007

Congratulations on this finalist too, Janine! #4206311

Colleen Farrell April 24, 2007

Another awesome plumeria--congratulations on this finalist, too, Janine! #4206426

Renee Doyle April 24, 2007

WTG! Congratulations Janine!

Holly Shao April 24, 2007

This is so beautiful, Janine! Congratulations again!!

Holly #4207171

Cheryl E. Molennor April 24, 2007

Great colors, Congratulations #4207359

Kristi A. Howson April 24, 2007

Congratulations on this wonderful finalist and best of luck in the next round Janine! Gorgeous colors! #4207438

Su Sana E. P level-classic April 24, 2007

Congratulations on this beauty, Janine!! #4207442

Cindy Bendush level-classic April 24, 2007

Not surprised - I love this one! Congratulations on your finalist Janine! #4207597

Esther Smith April 24, 2007

Love this Janine!! Congratulations!! #4207833

Terry L. Ellis level-classic April 24, 2007

Another gorgeous finalist! Congratulations again, Janine! #4207876

Lorraine A. Cook April 24, 2007

Lovely! Congratulations, Janine!<:)) #4208083

Jane M April 24, 2007

Beautiful Janine - congrats! #4208097

Laurence Saliba level-classic April 24, 2007

Excellent month Janine!!! Congrats!!! #4208491

Sherry Karr Adkins level-deluxe April 25, 2007

Janine, congrats on this finalist. #4208670

eileen bedford April 25, 2007

Congratulations on this great Finalist Janine... #4210158

Janine Russell level-deluxe April 25, 2007

Mike, Wayne, Laurie, Pranay, Chris, Janet, Susan, Barbara, Kitty, Sam, Colleen, Renee, Holly, Cheryl, Kristi, SuSana, Cindy, Esther, Terry, Lorraine, Jane, Laurence, Sherry and Eileen, thanks very much for your congratulations and encouraging comments. #4210445

Larry L. Redmon level-classic April 25, 2007

Congratulations Janine. Great job! #4210562

Christy Nichols April 25, 2007

Congratulations again, Janine!! Wonderful! #4210570

Paul Sikora April 25, 2007

Congratulations agian, Janine. An excellent entry #4210751

Pat Abbott level-classic April 25, 2007

Such wonderful colors and textures captured. Congratulations! #4211210

ALLEN O. HOWARD April 25, 2007

More congratulations to you Janine!!! #4211344

Marta J. Baldwin April 25, 2007

Congratulations on this beautiful finalist Janine! #4211436

Emile Abbott level-deluxe April 25, 2007

Congrats on becoming floral famous for finalist, Janine. Fabulous #4211678

Sylvia Rossler April 25, 2007

Big congrats again Janine :O) #4212629

Patricia Ronan April 25, 2007

Congrats beautiful image:) #4212963

Glenn E. Urquhart April 25, 2007

A Big Congratulations on your Finalist Award!!! Well Deserved, Cheers, Glenn. #4213354

Dan Holm April 25, 2007

Simply GORGEOUS, Janine!! Congratulations! #4213470

Regina L. Rickert April 26, 2007

Another stunning finalist, Janine. Congratulations! #4218112

Janine Russell level-deluxe April 26, 2007

Larry, Christy, Paul, Pat, Allen, Marta, Emile, Sylvia, Patricia, Glenn, Dan and Lexi, thanks very much for your congratulations and encouragement. #4218428

RC Fritz May 10, 2007

Another great Finalist Janine! Congratulations! #4268400

Janine Russell level-deluxe May 10, 2007

RC, thanks very much for your encouraging comments and congratulations. #4269179

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