A Purple Star

© Carol Sawyer

A Purple Star

Uploaded: June 19, 2009 03:46:23


Happy Friday Everyone!!

Exif: F Number: 2.8, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 10/1000 seconds, Flash: did not fire., White balance: Manual white balance, FocalLength: 105.00 mm, Model: NIKON D50


Tammy Scott June 19, 2009

Beautiful floral! The purple and green together is great! #1143498

MELODIE C. ROBERTS June 19, 2009

Morning Carol
I Love this
What Kind of Flower Is It??
Wonderful Color and Detail #7646816

Tiia Vissak June 19, 2009

a cool macro! #7646829

Tammy M. Anderson level-deluxe June 19, 2009

Lovely capture of this new flower, Carol. Very pretty. #7646854

Maria A. Gonzalez June 19, 2009

Beautiful purple clematis not open yet,great title,detail and composition.Nicely done,Carol. #7646871

Margaret R. Barry level-classic June 19, 2009

Beautiful color, POV and detail, Carol! #7646875

Lynne Morris level-classic June 19, 2009

Wow what a fantastic floral Carol, great colours and details. #7646949

Michael Khoury June 19, 2009

beautiful image Carol
mk #7646958

Robert R. Goodman level-addict June 19, 2009

Hi Carol,absolutely beautiful my friend!!!! #7647025

Susie Peek-Swint June 19, 2009

Beautiful flower Carol ~ lovely colour and detail! #7647073

Candice C. Calhoun level-deluxe June 19, 2009

GORGEOUS macro of this stunning flower! Excellent detail and dof!

ccc #7647080

Monnie Ryan June 19, 2009

Beautiful, Carol! Happy Friday to you as well! #7647115

Joy Rector June 19, 2009

beautiful #7647192

David Phalen June 19, 2009

Love the colors, details and DOF in this beauty!! #7647256

Jack Ryan June 19, 2009

I, too, love the colors. Nicely composed...well done. #7647385

Kirsten Kiki Kjaer level-classic June 19, 2009

SUPER focus and dof, Carol. Lovely colors too. #7647396

Gina Cormier level-classic June 19, 2009

Beautiful floral Carol withh wonderful color and detail! #7647425

Carolyn J. Connolly level-classic June 19, 2009

Wow, Carol - this is really beautiful!! The colours and lighting here are excellent, and the textures, details, selective depth of field and composition all are superb, too!! :o) #7647466

Val Feldman level-deluxe June 19, 2009

I just love clematis! Wonderful capture of this soon-to-be grand opening bud! #7647509

Melissa G. Meiselman June 19, 2009

Stunning capture of this gorgeous flower taken with fine detail, vivid colors and terrific lighting, Carol!! #7647626

Gord MacEachern June 19, 2009

Beautiful floral here Carol,great color and detail. #7647645

Sam Britt June 19, 2009

Beautiful color & composition, great detail, Carol. #7647790

Judy A. Lawhon June 19, 2009

Truly lovely, Carol....I am so happy that the editors are finally giving your images due credit!! #7647929

ROLAN NARMAN June 19, 2009

Fantastic close-up floral capture Carol! Great colors and details! #7648074

June 19, 2009

Very beautiful image of this beautiful flower,Carol #7648262

Nancy L. Green level-classic June 19, 2009

Beautiful floral wonderfuly composed with great color and clarity!! WTG Carol!! <>< #7649407

John Connolly June 19, 2009

Unbelievable color and detail here Carol! A wonderful floral capture! #7649509

Carol Sawyer June 19, 2009

Thank you so much everyone for your comments!! #7649971

Jeana Clark June 19, 2009

This is gorgeous Carol!!!
Wonderful color, details and comp!!
Hope your Friday was a Happy one too!!

~J~ #7650079

Tarun Bose June 19, 2009

Wow! A beauty.Lovely colours. Good work Carol. #7650261

Carol Sawyer June 19, 2009

Thank you Jeana for your comment!!! #7650265

Tamara K. Walker level-classic June 19, 2009

Such a lovely flower, it looks so soft and velvety. #7650407

Claudia Kuhn level-classic June 19, 2009

Beautiful Tammy! #7650720

Claudia Kuhn level-classic June 19, 2009

Oops..., CAROL! I knew it was yours... #7650723

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna June 19, 2009

What a beauty, Carol!!!

Congratulations on your May finalist!!! :-) k #7651429

Teresa Burnett level-deluxe June 19, 2009

What a beauty!! Wonderful color, texture, detail and dof Carol!! Awesome work!! #7651729

Tammy Espino June 19, 2009

Beautiful capture!!!! :))) #7652273

Ron McEwan June 19, 2009

I have never seen anything like this before, it is gorgeous Carol, well done #7652445

Stefania Barbier level-addict June 20, 2009

lovely capture! #7654065

Patrick Rouzes level-classic June 20, 2009

Spectacular colors, detail, clarity, dof & presenttion here!!! Nice lighting too!!! Terrific work,as always, Carol!!! #7655198

Eugenio Diaz June 20, 2009

AMAZING image and very well presented Carol!!!!
Well done! #7656599

Carol Sawyer June 20, 2009

Thank you so very much for all your comments!! #7657730

Lorraine A. Cook June 20, 2009

What a lovely floral...the yellow throat is stunning against the purple, Carol!<:)) #7658433

Hendrik Storme June 21, 2009

A beauty Carol!!! #7659709

Carol Sawyer June 21, 2009

Thank you Hendrik and Lorraine for your comment!! #7660222

Ellen Hodges level-deluxe June 21, 2009

Gorgeous color and comp, Carol!! #7660500

Carol Sawyer June 21, 2009

Thank you Ellen for your comment!! #7660688

MELODIE C. ROBERTS July 21, 2009

You Go Girl!!
Congratulations My Dear!! #7763890

Ruth Grimm July 21, 2009

Congratualtions Carol!! This is a gorgeous image! Best of luck in the next round! #7763921

Jessica Jenney July 21, 2009

Congratulations, Carol on your gorgeous finalist! #7763955

Val Feldman level-deluxe July 21, 2009

Huge congrats, Carol! #7764021

Carol Sawyer July 21, 2009

Thank you so much for your comments I really appreciate them. I have not been feeling well at all today. I called my doctor while at work. He wants to see me tomorrow, unless I get worse tonight I will have to go to ER. Just in case I want to wish the finalists Congratulations!!! #7764138

A P July 21, 2009

congratulations Pictures, Images and Photos

Way to Go, Carol Best of luck with your awesome finalist in the next round. I hope you're not at the ER and you're feeling better and enjoying your finalist congratz. #7764246

Amy M. Wilson July 21, 2009

Big congratulations on this wonderful Finalist, get feeling better fast, Carol! #7764409

Ray Thoms July 21, 2009

Very nicely done Carol...great colour and detail! #7764480

Tamara K. Walker level-classic July 21, 2009


Tammy Scott July 21, 2009

Congratulations on this amazing finalist! #7764858

ROLAN NARMAN July 21, 2009

Huge Congrats on this gorgeous finalist Carol! #7764859

Colleen Farrell July 21, 2009

How pretty, Carol! Big congrats on your finalist! #7765018

Sam Britt July 21, 2009

Big Congrats, beautiful finalist, Carol!! #7765461

Melissa G. Meiselman July 21, 2009

Congratulations on this stunning finalist, Carol!!! #7765594

Teresa Burnett level-deluxe July 21, 2009

YAYYYYYYY!!! Huge congratulations on this gorgeous finalist, Carol!! Best of luck in the next round!! #7765701

Jeana Clark July 21, 2009

Definately a Happy Tuesday for you Carol....
An Outstanding finalist!!!
Congratulations and best of luck in the next round!!!!

~J~ #7766251

Kelly S. Cavanaugh July 21, 2009

Beautiful, Carol! Congratulations! #7766282

Hendrik Storme July 22, 2009

Congratulations on your wonderful finalist,Carol! #7766803

Mary K. Robison July 22, 2009

Congratulations on this lovely finalist, Carol!
Best of luck in the next round!! #7766968

Douglas Pignet July 22, 2009

WTG on your finalist!!! #7767214

Ellen Hodges level-deluxe July 22, 2009

Congrats on your awesome finalist, Carol!! #7767381

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe July 22, 2009

Excellent - Congrats Carol on your beautiful Finalist! Jeff #7767538

Lorraine A. Cook July 22, 2009

OHHHHHH!!!!!! CONGRATULATIONS on this LOVELY FINALIST, Carol!!!<:)) #7767772

July 22, 2009

A very Big Congratulation on your very very beautiful Finalist,Carol.beautiful work, #7767942

Debra K. Johnson level-classic July 22, 2009

congats Pictures, Images and Photos #7768093

Husain Akhtar July 22, 2009

Very cool image indeed!

Big Congratulations! #7768417

Eugenio Diaz July 22, 2009

AMAZING piece of work!
Congratulations on your Superb Finalist! #7768418

Carol Sawyer July 22, 2009

Thank you so very much everyone for your comments!!

I have bronchitis again, The doctor gave me meds. #7770785

Patrick Rouzes level-classic July 22, 2009

CONGRATULATIONS on your amazing finalist,Carol!!!

Sorry to hear that- hope you feel better soon!!! #7771870

Tammy Espino July 22, 2009

Congrats on this beautiful finalist :) #7772312

Kerry Hill July 23, 2009

Huge CONGRATULATIONS on your gorgeous finalist, Carol!!! #7772809

Carolyn J. Connolly level-classic July 23, 2009

BIG congrat's on your well-deserved Finalist recognition for this image, Carol!! Well done!! :o)

Phil and I hope that you are soon on top of your bronchitis, too - that can be very debilitating...

How is your husband getting along, too? #7773549

frank w. degenhardt level-classic July 23, 2009

Way to go girl. Annie and I are both so happy to see you getting a Finalist for this beautiful picture. Way to go our friend. #7773575

Max Aureli July 23, 2009

Congratulations on this wonderful Finalist, Carol!!! #7773639

Nadine A. Lewis level-classic July 23, 2009

I am thrilled to see this Carol!!!! CONGRATULATIONS!!!! <>< #7774007

Carol Sawyer July 23, 2009

Thank you everyone for your comments!! #7774828

Julianne Bradford July 23, 2009

Congratulations on this beautiful finalist Carol! #7774883

Carol Sawyer July 23, 2009

Thank you everyone for your comments!! #7775212

Carol Sawyer July 23, 2009

Thank you everyone for your comments!! #7775215

Nancy L. Green level-classic July 23, 2009

WOW!!! HUGE CONGRATULATIONS dear friend on this wonderful finalist, WTG!!!! <>< #7775556

Carol Sawyer July 23, 2009

Thank you Nancy for your comment!! #7775664

Daniella Puente July 23, 2009

Carol I donĀ“t know how I missed this until now! congrats for this wonderful photo :))) #7775829

Carol Sawyer July 24, 2009

Thank you Daniella for your comment!! #7777845

Robert R. Goodman level-addict July 24, 2009

Hi Carol,I'm so sorry I must have missed this one.A big congratulations on this beautiful finalist!!! #7778430

Carol Sawyer July 24, 2009

Thank you Bobby for your comment!! #7778537

Laurie Daily level-deluxe July 28, 2009

Congratulations on this beautiful finalist, Carol... I love how you have found it right before it pops...perfectly captured! #7791663

Carol Sawyer July 29, 2009

Thank you Laurie for your comment!! #7793025

Julianne Bradford August 19, 2009

Congrats on this beautiful finalist Carol. Check out Slippery Elm for bronchitis at your health food store. It's natural and a food (from the elm tree) and the indians used it to treat bronchitis.You would want to take it a couple of hours before your meds. It soothes everything and helps a lot! Check it out on the internet. Hope your better soon! #7867419

Carol Sawyer August 19, 2009

Thank you Julianne for your comment!! #7868657

Mary K. Robison September 06, 2009

Belated Congratulations on this lovely finalist, Carol...hope you're all better from that nasty bronchitis! #7918970

Carol Sawyer September 06, 2009

Thank you Mary for your comment!! #7919529

Annie Booth December 03, 2009

Carol- WOW girl, you sure are racking in some Finalist with all your gorgeous floral images. Beautiful work my friend.

Have a wonderful day. #8187361

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