...into the light...

© Nobu Nagase

...into the light...

Uploaded: April 03, 2005


african violet in spotlight.
Postscript: This image also earned the 2nd place in the Creative Arts Contest, Texas State Fair.


S J April 03, 2005

Superb capture, Nobi!! Fantastic lighting and perspective!! Love it!! #232325

Janet L. Skinner April 04, 2005

Excellent lighting, Nobi!! So beautiful! #1227442

Roger Bernabo April 04, 2005

So very nice Nobi #1227667

Carla Metzler April 04, 2005

Very beautiful, Nobi! #1227874

Michelle Lea Guinn April 04, 2005

wonderful lighting and composition!! mlg #1228184

Nobu Nagase April 04, 2005

Sanjay, thank you for viewing and commenting so soon after I posted this.

Janet, Roger, Carla, michelle lea,
I also thank you for your continuing support.

I posted a similar image in March. These images are from the same series of shots but the camera position was in vertical format vs. landscape format. Notice the different angle makes the color difference.
...attempt to add the image here... #1228351

Nobu Nagase April 04, 2005

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Karen Engelbreth April 04, 2005

Very beautiful macro, Nobi! #1228477

Judy S. Fung April 04, 2005

Lovely image and wonderful lighting, Nobi! #1228567

Marsha S. Smith April 04, 2005

Radiantly beautiful, Nobi! I recently learned that with blues and purples the amount of light, whether it is warm or cool light and the direction it is coming from changes the image. You demonstrated that perfectly here. #1228917

robert burks April 05, 2005

....Nobi...your capture of light slays me...this is no different...very well done, unique and it draws me to the image...powerful and beautiful. The black background I think really makes the colors stand out. Well done! #1231550

Olivia Navarro April 05, 2005

Beautiful and I love your title! #1231560

Kathleen K. Parker level-deluxe April 05, 2005

Hi Nobinn,
I think you are now the lighting king. This is beautiful!! Classic work, nobi.
kathkk #1232027

Cathy Stancil April 05, 2005

Absolutly gorgeous Nobi ! This wonderfully done ... #1232078

Stanley J. Contrades April 06, 2005

Exquisite in lighting and color, Nobi! Very dramatic composition beautifully done!
Much Aloha,
Stan #1233971

Dan Holm level-classic April 06, 2005

Wow! Simply BEAUTIFUL, Nobi!! #1233988

Lucia De Giovanni April 06, 2005

So very beautifully done Nobi, I love it! #1234611

Stan Kwasniowski April 07, 2005

Nobi, Wow, Awesome photography you do, just beautiful

Stan Kwasniowski #1236860

Anita Hogue April 13, 2005

This is just beautiful!!! My passion is flowers, and you do such a wonderful job on the flowers!!! #1252322

Jim Kinnunen level-deluxe May 21, 2005

Beautiful Nobi!!! Congratulations!!! #1376957

Jill Flynn May 21, 2005

Way to go Nobi. Congratulations again!!! #1377168

Mary K. Robison May 22, 2005

What a beauty, Nobi!
CONGRATULATIONS on your finalist!! #1377696

S J May 22, 2005

Congratulations on this beautiful Finalist, Nobi!! #1378043

Lucia De Giovanni May 22, 2005

I knew I would see this one again - congratulations Nobi!!! #1380108

Kathleen K. Parker level-deluxe May 22, 2005

Congratulations AGAIN, Nobinn!!! Beautiful. You are so good with flowers!!
kathkk #1381009

Deb Holmes-Hatfield May 22, 2005

Beautiful Nobi, congrats again! #1381507

Carla Metzler May 22, 2005

Congratulations Nobi, on this beautiful finalist! #1382965

Jane Summa May 22, 2005

Hi Nobi..I missed this one??!!! I recognize it but see you said you posted one similiar last month...maybe that is why :-) ...sry..I love your gallery and always look forward to see what's new :-)..Congratulations again!! You've done really great in April's contest... :-) Well deserved 4 sure! #1383507

Cora Miller level-classic May 23, 2005

And yet another congratulations to you, Nobi!!! Spectacular capture of the light! It's as if the flower is receiving it's life source at it's very core! #1387939

Jane Summa May 24, 2005

Nobi...2nd place!!! Awesome!! I'm real happy for you!!! CONGRATULATIONS!!!! Time to celebrate! ha! #1392109

Stanley J. Contrades May 24, 2005

CONGRATULATIONS on your 2nd Place win and this brilliant image, Nobi!!
Much Aloha,
Stan #1392211

Jill Flynn May 24, 2005

Congratulations on your BEAUTIFUL SECOND PLACE WIN Nobi! #1392225

Diane Addonizio level-classic May 24, 2005

Congratulations, Nobi!!! #1392293

William C. Raco level-classic May 24, 2005

Beautiful work, Nobi!


Brenda W. LaFleur level-deluxe May 24, 2005

Congrats on your second place win, Nobi! Way to go!! #1392384

S J May 24, 2005

Woo Hoo!! Congratulations on this well deserving Second Place Win, Nobi!! #1392423

Naveed Sheikh May 24, 2005

Way to Go Nobi !, I had originally missed this one, but glad to see it as a second place winner ! #1392439

Mary K. Robison May 24, 2005

Yay, Nobi!
CONGRATULATIONS on this beauty making a Second Place Win! #1392474

Kerby Pfrangle May 24, 2005

Nobi congratulations on your 2nd place win.

WOnderful job. Kerby #1392548

Debra Booth May 24, 2005

Congratulations on this beautiful second-place win, Nobi! #1392642

Dolores Neilson May 24, 2005

Lovely translucence in the petals, Nobi!! Beautiful light! Big congrats on 2nd place!! Woo hooo! #1392668

Deborah Sandidge May 24, 2005

Beautiful win, Nobi - congratulations!! #1392721

Colette M. Metcalf May 24, 2005

Congrats Nobi! #1392831

Cathy Stancil May 24, 2005

Hourray !! Congratulations Nobi !! Bravo !! #1392882

Nancy Grace Chen May 24, 2005

Beautiful lighting, Nobi... congratulations on your winner!!

Nancy #1393017

Laurence Saliba level-classic May 24, 2005

CONGRATULATIONS Nobi!!!!!! #1393019

Carol Brill May 24, 2005

Nobi, congratulations on your win for this amazing capture of light and color!! #1393283

Cora Miller level-classic May 25, 2005

Yea Nobi!!! A HUGE congratulations on your win! #1393425

Lucia De Giovanni May 25, 2005

Congratulations Nobi on such a wonderful shot and win! #1394108

Murry Grigsby May 25, 2005

Congratulations on your win Nobi!! #1394264

Karen Bacon May 25, 2005

Congratulations Nobi on this beautiful winner!!! #1394448

Deb Holmes-Hatfield May 25, 2005

Congrats to you Nobi, on this stunning winner! #1394588

Susan T. Evans level-classic May 25, 2005

Congrats Nobi on this awesome winner!!! #1395038

Darren K. Fisher May 25, 2005

Way to go Nobi, a very well deserved win for sure. #1395112

Karen Engelbreth May 25, 2005

Congratulations, Nobi! #1395198

Kathleen Clemons May 25, 2005

So beautiful, Nobi, congrats! #1395496

Sharon Day level-classic May 25, 2005

Gorgeous image, Nobi!!! Congratulations on your win!!! #1395573

Judy S. Fung May 25, 2005

Congrats on your win, Nobi!! #1395969

Dominique Declerck May 25, 2005

Congratulations, Nobi!!! #1396128

Marsha S. Smith May 25, 2005

Congratulations, my friend, on this absolute beauty! #1396411

Jennifer Rennison May 25, 2005

Gorgeous, Nobi!! Congratulations on your win! #1396995

Evy Johansen level-classic May 25, 2005

So well deserved! Many congratulations on this beautiful win, Nobi! #1397082

Sandy Driscoll level-classic May 25, 2005

Extraordinary and exquisite! Congratulations, Nobi. #1397156

Laura Clay-Ballard May 26, 2005

stunning photograph. congratulations on your win. #1398096

Carla Metzler May 26, 2005

Congratulations, Nobi! #1399328

Rhonda Smith May 27, 2005

Gorgeous image Nobi.. congratulations to you on your win!! #1404030

Nobu Nagase May 28, 2005

Thank you very much, everyone, for your time and kind words.

Kathleen K. Parker level-deluxe May 28, 2005

OMG I missed telling you CONGRATULATIONS on getting second place for this photo, Nobinn. I am so sorry! It is truly wonderful!
Kathkk #1406397

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