Uploaded: February 10, 2009


5.6/640, ISO 100
Taken in my backyard.

Exif: F Number: 5.6, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/640 seconds, Flash: did not fire., ISO: 100, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 300.00 mm, Model: NIKON D80


Joan Powell February 10, 2009

Very pretty macro ! #1081952

February 10, 2009

Great macro capture,ex detail,Kathleen! #7151186

Kaye Burazin February 10, 2009

Love this perspective. #7151209

Kathleen Rinker February 10, 2009

Joan, Walter and Kaye thank you so much!! #7151266

Claudia Kuhn level-classic February 10, 2009

Beautiful macro Kathleen, wonderful details and dof. #7151338

February 10, 2009

Kathleen just to let you know a lot of people get confused with Vultures and im eagles. #7151346

Sam Britt February 10, 2009

Beautiful floral, great detail & light, Kathleen. #7151436

Barbara Waldoch level-classic February 10, 2009

Terrific composition and capture, Kathleen! #7151473

Kirsten Kiki Kjaer level-classic February 11, 2009

Beautiful!!! Fantastic comp and details, Kathleen. Beautiful light and colors too. #7152096

Kathleen Rinker February 11, 2009

Claudia, Sam, Barbara and Kirsten thank you so much I appreciate your kind comments!! #7152401

Bill Wyatt February 11, 2009

Beautiful light and wonderful colors. Excellent work Kathleen! #7152575

Ellen Hodges February 11, 2009

Wonderful capture, Kathleen. Terrific details. #7152769

Kathleen Rinker February 11, 2009

Bill and Ellen thank you so much for your kind comments!! #7152990

Ron McEwan February 11, 2009

Gosh, I hope I can take close ups like this some day, this is stunning in every way, so well composed with sharp crisp detail and color, I love it Kathleen. #7153720

Kathleen Rinker February 11, 2009

Thank you so much Ron!!! #7153837

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe February 11, 2009

Excellent lighting, color and detail! Jeff #7153915

Kathleen Rinker February 11, 2009

Thanks so much Jeff!! #7154160

Margaret R. Barry level-classic February 11, 2009

Beautiful lighting, color and dof, Kathleen! #7155057

Kathleen Rinker February 12, 2009

Thank you Margaret!! #7156364

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna February 12, 2009

This is totally gorgeous, Kathleen!!!! :-) k #7158808

Kathleen Rinker February 13, 2009

Thanks so much Kitty!!! #7160054

Michael Umbreit February 14, 2009

Kathleen - Wonderful composition and colors! - Mike #7166107

Kathleen Rinker February 15, 2009

Thank you Mike!! #7166859

Eugenio Diaz March 25, 2009

Congratulations on this Fabulous Finalist...Well done...Good luck in the next round!!!! #7329124

Kathleen Rinker March 25, 2009

Thank you very much Eugenio!! #7329222

ROLAN NARMAN March 25, 2009

Huge congrats on your superb finalist Kathleen! #7329335

Nancy (Peaches) Harker March 25, 2009


HUGE CONGRATS on your finalist!
Best of luck in the next round!


Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna March 25, 2009

Congratualtions on your Finalist, Kathleen!!!!! :-) k #7329858

Kathleen Rinker March 25, 2009

Rolan, Nancy and Kitty thank you so much for your wonderful comments!! #7330147

Hendrik Storme March 25, 2009

Congratulations on this fantastic finalist,Kathleen!

Jessica Jenney March 25, 2009

Congratulations, Kathleen on your beautiful finalist! #7330478

Janet Daniel March 25, 2009

A big congratulations, Kathleen! This is a most gorgeous floral! Wishing you the best! #7330638

Kathleen Rinker March 25, 2009

Hendrik, Jessica and Janet thank you all so much for your wonderful comments!! #7330734

Susan Fox March 25, 2009

Congratulations on your lovely finalist! #7330899

Linda A. Braddock March 25, 2009

Kathleen, Congratulations on your beautiful Finalist photo! Linda #7331142

Kaye Burazin March 25, 2009

A heartfelt congrats Kathleen. best of luck in the next round. #7331355

Debra R. Harder March 25, 2009

WTG, Kathy! HUGE CONGRATULATIONS on your BEAUTIFUL finalist my friend! WHOOOOO-HOOOOO!! Deb #7331549

Howard B. Cheek March 25, 2009

Congrats Kathleen, beautiful job :)
Howard #7331935

Kirsten Kiki Kjaer level-classic March 26, 2009

Congratulations on your beautiful finalist, Kathleen. #7332962

Kathleen Rinker March 26, 2009

Susan, Linda, Kaye, Deb, Howard and Kirsten thank you all so much for your wonderful comments!!! #7333097

Eivor Kuchta March 26, 2009

Congratulations on your finalist, Kathleen! #7334645

Kathleen Rinker March 26, 2009

Thanks so much Eivor!! #7335134

Ellen Hodges March 26, 2009

Congrats on a wonderful finalist, Kathleen!! #7335190

Kathleen Rinker March 26, 2009

Thanks so much Ellen!! #7335462

frank w. degenhardt March 26, 2009

Congratulations on the Finalist for this beautiful work. Way to go. #7338026

Kathleen Rinker March 27, 2009

Thanks so much Frank!! #7338690

Daiana Kelly March 27, 2009

Congrats on this gorgeous capture! #7340836

Odeth Mizuno March 27, 2009

Congratulations on your beautiful finalist, Kathleen :D #7340916

Kathleen Rinker March 27, 2009

Daiana and Odeth thank you so much, I appreciate your kind comments!!! #7340924

Sam Britt March 27, 2009

Congratulations, Kathleen!! #7342107

Barbara Waldoch level-classic March 27, 2009

Congratulations, Kathleen! #7342604

Kathleen Rinker March 28, 2009

Sam and Barbara thank you very much!! #7343306

Linda Proctor March 28, 2009

Wow Kathleen this is perfect Big congrats on your finalist!! #7345770

Lisa J. Boulden level-classic March 30, 2009

Gorgeous, Kathleen!
Great color and light in the fantastic finalist!
~♥~Lisa #7353746

Kathleen Rinker March 31, 2009

Linda and Lisa thank you so much for your wonderful comments I appreciate it!! #7355250

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