Popping Out

© Kaitlyn L. Skene

Popping Out

Uploaded: February 17, 2008 17:31:51


This is the inside of a purple tulip.

Taken on 1-16-08 using a overhead stove light.

I did have help with using PSE 5 with adding a zoom blur filter. Sharpened and resized for web.

What do you think? I appreciate all comments!

Thanks for looking,

Kaitlyn, age 10

Exif: F Number: 2.6, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/60 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 400, White balance: Manual white balance, FocalLength: 5.80 mm, Model: Canon PowerShot A560


Amber J. Skene February 17, 2008

Very nice focus on the middle Kaitlyn. Wonderful colors, point of view, and the choice of the filter. Wonderful job!! Keep it up!!

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-deluxe February 17, 2008

Eye catching colors and design!!! Kaitlyn you have skill!!! #5508902

Judi Morrissey February 17, 2008

I love it. Nice work. #5508941

February 17, 2008

Wow, Kaitlyn, you did an excellent job on this. It is so beautiful. Very nice work indeed... #5508948

Dr. Harmeet Singh February 18, 2008

Wonderful macro.Loved the details and lighting.Well done. #5510055

Dudy Irmanto Chandra Wirawan February 18, 2008

Beautiful macro!
I love the idea of adding a zoom blur filter. #5510257

Linda M. Mishler February 18, 2008

This is so pretty Kaitlyn!! I love the colors and composition!!Beautiful!!Did you say you are 10?? #5510298

Marthese A. Cassar February 18, 2008

Its brilliant Kaitlyn! #5510329

Keith Butler February 18, 2008

Beautiful Kaitlyn,Keith #5510582

Laura E. Swan level-classic February 18, 2008

Strikingly beautiful. Now I am embarrassed by my humble little flower entry for today. This is top notch! Soft and pretty. Just perfect. -Laura Swan

p.s. I entered "Purple Rain" today if you want to see it for yourself! Eek! Nothing like yours! ~smile~ #5511979

Sarah G February 18, 2008

VERY pretty. You have done an amazing job. #5513503

Amber J. Skene February 25, 2008

Congratulations on another EFP Kaitlyn!! I'm proud of you. #5549681

Theresa M. VanderStaay February 26, 2008

Wow Kaitlyn, what a beautiful shot here...The color is soooo pretty...Purple is my favorite color and this is great!!!...You've done a fantastic job here and should be very proud of yourself...Great job with adding the zoom blur filter...Keep up the great work...Tessa #5556710

February 27, 2008

Kaitlyn this is soooo GOOD! I added you as one of my favorite photographers! I dont know how you did this... But it looks really good. I havent gotten any of my photos picked by the pros and you have:)

~ Caitlin #5563213

Jodi M. Walsh March 01, 2008

this is beautiful Kaitlyn. I love the colors! excellent work! #5579959

Kaitlyn L. Skene March 05, 2008

thank you judy Caitlin and evrey body this very cool because I see all the adults getting the editers picks its cool that I got 2 #5597412

Amber J. Skene March 23, 2008

Congratulations on your finalist sweetheart. I'm happy for you. #5683025

Diane Dupuis March 23, 2008

WOOHOO! Congrats on your finalist (badge coming soon!) This pic is totally AWESOME!!! Well done! #5683323

Lisa J. Boulden level-classic March 23, 2008

An outstanding finalist!!!
~Lisa #5685063

Alison Krylowski March 25, 2008

So gorgeous. Congratulations! #5695078

Kaitlyn L. Skene March 29, 2008

thanks #5714061

Molly E. Baldwin June 10, 2008

Kaitlyn this is amazing! Your gallery is so great, and for 10 years old too! Congrats on the finalist! I'm still yet to get one of those :) lol. #6045580

Kaitlyn L. Skene June 11, 2008


Mary K. Robison June 15, 2008

Gorgeous macro, with great effects, Kaitlyn!
If you're getting finalists at age 10, how many awards will you get in the next 10? And the next, and the next, and?...you get the idea!
By the way, welcome to betterphoto! #6062434

Kaitlyn L. Skene June 28, 2008

THANK YOU #6118425

Judy A. Lawhon June 29, 2008

Kaitlyn, exceptional work on this lovely flower...good detail and color!! You have quite a future ahead of you in photography!! #6121153

Judy A. Lawhon June 29, 2008

Kaitlyn, exceptional work on this lovely flower...good detail and color!! You have quite a future ahead of you in photography!! #6121163

Kaitlyn L. Skene July 14, 2008

THANKS #6178019

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