Hang Your Head Over

© Penny Steiner

Hang Your Head Over

Donna LaMattino Pagakis level-classic 9/3/2004 11:32:11 PM

Very pretty and original angle of this sunflower. #165276

Penny Steiner 9/4/2004 12:32:55 AM

This beautiful garden had many sunflowers all standing tall. This one was the different one and just cried to have a photo taken. Thanks for your nice comments.

Penny #754616

Leanne M.E. Boyd 9/4/2004 1:50:18 AM

I love the texture, Penny! #754663

Kathleen Clemons 9/4/2004 3:38:38 AM

Wonderful image, Penny. Glad you had a camera in your pocket. :) #754738

Colette M. Metcalf level-classic 9/4/2004 4:27:29 AM

Very nice, Penny!! #754821

Penny Steiner 9/4/2004 8:26:25 AM

Go figure...I carry my 10D with me everywhere but decided not to take it with me because of weight for the weekend. I bought this little pocket camera because Cathy Shotz (our camera addict:) told me about it and bought it and just love the detail it produces. It really takes beautiful images and I am so glad to hear from all of you. How are you, Kathleen? Hope to get back up to speed soon. Leanne and Colette...it always amazes me that you both are so responsive to everyone's photo and you both do such an incredible job at shooting.

Penny #755408

Lesley M. Osborn 10/18/2004 1:23:03 AM

I really like this - usually things with the face of the flower hidden get ignored. This was different and was shouting to be photographed if one had the ears to hear! The degree of detail on the hairy stem is just beautiful. Well done.
Lesley #852075

Kathleen Clemons 10/18/2004 2:44:21 AM

Way to go, Penny! Congrats on your POTD!! #852103

William C. Raco level-classic 10/18/2004 3:32:10 AM

Congratulations, Penny!!
Beautiful photo.

bill #852196

Kathleen N. Nelson level-classic 10/18/2004 3:37:57 AM

This is an outstanding photo, Penny. The detail is amazing. I love the composition and the title. Congratulations. #852221

Scott Pedersen 10/18/2004 3:49:31 AM

This is nice. You did a great job on picking up the details on the back of the sunflower. excellent. #852239

Tom Andersen 10/18/2004 3:57:00 AM

Congratulations on POTD! Super capture, Penny! #852248

Deborah C. Lewinson level-classic 10/18/2004 4:55:57 AM

Congratulations on your POTD, Penny, an outstanding image with wonderful details and perfect title, glad it was recognized!!

-Debby #852380

Janet Detota level-classic 10/18/2004 6:00:47 AM

Congratulations on this wonderful capture! What's the pocket camera you used? You listed the 10D under the photo. #852589

Josselyne Klecanda level-classic 10/18/2004 6:03:58 AM

That is a great picture, beautiful. #852596

Ellen Peach level-classic 10/18/2004 6:19:10 AM

Congrats, Penny, this is just beautiful! #852656

Evy Johansen level-classic 10/18/2004 6:43:24 AM

Wonderful image, Penny! Congratulations on your well deserved POTD win! #852713

Evy Johansen level-classic 10/18/2004 6:43:58 AM

Wonderful image, Penny! Congratulations on your well deserved POTD win! #852715

Isabel L level-classic 10/18/2004 6:53:11 AM

Great capture!!
:) Congrats on this #852750

Wanda Judd level-classic 10/18/2004 7:17:16 AM

Penny, congratualtions...this is sooo wonderful..great eye. #852858

Murry Grigsby 10/18/2004 7:28:47 AM

Congrats on this terrific image and your POTD Penny! Love the clarity the freshness of the flower!! #852928

Penny Steiner 10/18/2004 7:36:02 AM

I was really so surprised this morning when I turned on and found all your wonderful emails and congratulations on having my sunflower being named POTD. I really loved that shot and it was one of many that come and go, but it was one that I cared about. The recognition is so unbelievable!!!! To answer your question, Janet. I used a Fuji 550 but since I couldn't get it listed and wanted to enter it, I put in up as the 10D but made mention in my notes that it was the Fuji.

This morning was another exciting moment. We bought our 8 year old grandson a Canon A80 for his 8th birthday and took him to the balloon race in St. Louis. This morning at his elementary school after many hours of work, he put a photo show together and has it displayed in the showcase in the hall. I went with him and it was quite a proud moment.

Quite a day!!!! Thank you everyone for writing and sharing this exciting moment in time.

Penny #852955

Robert Brown level-classic 10/18/2004 7:45:59 AM

Congratulations, Penny. This is really nice. Great color, composition and sharpness! #852976

Penny Steiner 10/18/2004 8:26:00 AM

Thanks Bob:) I am finally coming back to land of the living with the move. We are still not in our house but the "light at the end of the tunnel" is there now. I just traded my 10D in and upgraded to the 20 and it is an amazing difference for me. My 10 was not a good one and this 20 is wonderful. Hope all is well and thanks for your nice comments. They are so appreciated.

P. #853095

Kathleen R. Struckle level-classic 10/18/2004 8:47:25 AM

Fantastic image Penny!! Congrats on POTD!! #853161

Cathy Shotz 10/18/2004 9:30:08 AM

WAY TO GO, PENNY!!!!! I hope I'm not last to extend a big congratulations to you for this great picture. It definitely deserves the POTD recognition. Since you've named me as BP's official camera addict, here's my word of advice..."Never underestimate the power of a little pocket camera in the hands of a wonderful photographer!"
Again, congratulations!!!! #853270

Donna LaMattino Pagakis level-classic 10/18/2004 11:39:16 AM

Congratulations Penny!!! Very nicely done!! #853453

Laurie Meehan-Elmer 10/18/2004 11:48:04 AM

Congratulations Penny on a great photo and POTD!!!! #853467

Ed Heaton 10/18/2004 1:25:34 PM

Congrats on POTD! #853608

Janet Detota 10/18/2004 4:41:31 PM

Oops! Sorry Penny, I overlooked the description. It was kinda early and my eyes weren't functioning. :-) #854557

Penny Steiner 10/18/2004 5:15:09 PM

Wow!!! Thanks Kathleen,Donna,Ed and Cathy...my Camera Anonymous Buddy who is always there with the best advice and Janet...I tried to explain and things just whiz by when there is so much to look at and do during a day. It was a fun day and to me quite an honor from BP. Thanks, Jim:) #854662

Karen Lewis 10/19/2004 12:57:58 AM

I really like this shot. I love the angle you have used. The detail is great too. This image has a sad feel to it. I guess the down cast face? Well done on a great shot. #855627

Penny Steiner 10/22/2004 5:17:00 PM

Thanks Karen...it was quite a day!!!! #863587

Julie Christiansen 6/8/2007 7:18:44 PM

Fine perspective and superb shot. #4379879

Penny Steiner 6/8/2007 8:42:44 PM

Thanks for checking out this image. It fun revisiting the good ones:)
Penny #4379989

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Description

1/300 sec. f4 shot on an early morning walk near the Block House in Downtown Pittsburgh. This was shot with a E550 Fuji camera which I cannot get onto my camera list. It is a small pocket camera.

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