Standing Guard

© Patrick Rouzes

Standing Guard

Uploaded: June 10, 2010 10:22:25



Exif: F Number: 3.5, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/500 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 100, White balance: Manual white balance, FocalLength: 7.40 mm, Model: Canon PowerShot G9


Robert R. Goodman June 10, 2010

Hi Patrick,sure is beautiful honor guard.Gorgeous color and detail my friend.Wonderful image,A lot cooler today in Az!!!! #1277392

Gord MacEachern June 10, 2010

The colors and detail are fantastic Patrick, very well done! #8686216

Mariann Kovats level-classic June 10, 2010

Fantastic colors and details,Patrick! #8686302

Ken Jarvis June 10, 2010

Beautiful floral capture, Patrick! #8686493

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe June 10, 2010

Great color and detail - Beautifully captured Patrick! Jeff #8686505

Ellen Hodges June 10, 2010

Think your series on these flowers is STUPENDOUS!! Soooo pretty, Patrick!! #8686527

Daniella Puente June 10, 2010

GREAT clarity and colors Patrick!!! #8686584

Ron McEwan June 10, 2010

Love that blue Patrick, superb detail and comp. WTG #8686610

Tammy Espino June 10, 2010

Wow on that color and details. Winner :) #8686787

David Phalen June 10, 2010

Fabulous colors and details in a beautiful floral!!

Now that the cup has been skated we can get back to worrying what our Blue Jackets are going to do to improve the team. #8686907

Kathleen Brennan June 10, 2010

Great floral image with wonderful color and detail, Pat6rick! #8686973

Sam Britt June 10, 2010

Beautiful color, great detail & DOF, Patrick. #8687151

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna June 10, 2010

Oh, how very pretty, Paddy! Beautiful colors and awesome details! :-) Ma #8687186

Marsha S. Smith June 10, 2010

Gorgeous, as usual! Fantastic saturated colors and crisp detail. #8687220

Kathy Salerni level-classic June 10, 2010

Ooooooh, this is so beautiful, Patrick!
The vivid blues and clarity are outstanding! #8687241

Robyn A. Terrell June 10, 2010

Beautifully captured, Patrick. Belated congrats on your wonderful finalists!! #8687332

Kim Dietrich Elam June 10, 2010

beautiful bold blue! #8687388

Patti Coblentz June 10, 2010

Now that's what I like...a guy who likes football or whatever sport game you guys are talking about, but who also takes pictures of beautiful blue flowers with such finesse!! This is a beauty, Paddy!

Patti #8687427

Hendrik Storme June 10, 2010

Great light and colors,very well captured,Patrick #8687564

Kerry Hill June 11, 2010

Wow excellent colour and details Patrick, gorgeous capture! #8687637

Ujjwal Mukherjee level-classic June 11, 2010

Wow! Gorgeous light and colours,Patrick! Spectacular image!! #8687644

Ray Thoms June 11, 2010

I really like these little blue ones.....well done Patrick!!! #8687769

Jean-Pierre Ducondi June 11, 2010

Fantastic - They really pop out. Beautiful colors and presentation. WTG Patrick.
JP #8687878

Leslie McLain level-deluxe June 11, 2010

Beautiful capture, colors, and DOF, Patrick. #8688005

Ruth E. Foster-Lindsay June 11, 2010

Gorgeous color and capture Patrick! Colors jump right out at you! Excellent work! #8688069

Dianna Murphy June 11, 2010

A very fine capture of blue on blue, Beautiful colors. #8688549

Eivor Kuchta June 11, 2010

Beautiful, Patrick! I love the colors and your composition is perfect, with just the right choice of DOF. #8688627

Nancy J. Locke June 11, 2010

Glorious capture, Patrick. Great composition, POV, lighting and colors.

These blooms are soooo vibrant!!!

Cheers, Nancy J Locke #8688979

John Connolly June 11, 2010

Great DOF and glorious color here Patrick! A beautiful floral capture!
Have a super weekend! #8689097

Candice C. Calhoun level-deluxe June 11, 2010

WOW, what a glorious way to start the weekend! Fabulous floral closeup work, Patrick! Love your composition and detail!

ccc #8689125

anonymous June 13, 2010

WOW...what a popping gorgeous image Patrick! Love It!! #8692616

Laura E. Swan level-classic June 14, 2010

They sure are, Paddy! (Standing Guard!)

They are also very beautiful. Love your focus and grouping. :)

-Laura #8693144

Phyllis H. Burchett June 14, 2010

Beautiful Patrick! #8694217

Wm Nosal June 14, 2010

Beautiful Shot! #8695005

Karen Bacon June 15, 2010

This is beautiful Patrick! Terrific details and colors! #8695768

Songbird Cline level-classic June 18, 2010

this is good, its hard to get good photos of forget-me-nots.. this is well done and good clarity! #8703936

Tess L. Yee June 22, 2010

Amazing series with superb color and comp, Patrick! This one is particularly lovely, with great DOF. #8711266

Laura L. Gonzales level-classic July 09, 2010

Going right into my faves!!!! You have been doing some pretty amazing work Paddy, and this is no exception!!! Stunning in every way! Love the super clarity, color and crisp details!! Wonderful dof and pov. I see GOLD!!!! Good luck! Laura:) #8745781

Tammy Espino July 12, 2010

Congrats on your awesome finalist :) Whoo #8751920

Nancyj E. Hovey level-classic July 12, 2010

on your very deserving FINALIST! 8o) #8752221

Nikki McDonald level-classic July 12, 2010

Wow, look at the pop here! Congratulations on the finalist and good luck in the next round, Patrick. #8752365

Robert R. Goodman July 12, 2010

Beautiful capture,Congratulations Patrick!! #8752474

Kim Dietrich Elam July 12, 2010

congratulations, Patrick! #8753471

Cassie L. Woodlee July 12, 2010

Beautiful Paddy, congrats!!! #8753554

Patti Coblentz July 12, 2010

Congratulations on this beautiful finalist, Patrick!! #8753723

anonymous July 12, 2010

Congratulations Patrick on your fabulous finalist! #8754136

Sam Britt July 12, 2010

Congratulations on this terrific finalist, Patrick!! #8755120

Sherran Andersen level-classic July 12, 2010

Congrats. #8755339

Kathy Salerni level-classic July 12, 2010

I knew we would see this again, Patrick! Big congrats! #8755772

Mary K. Robison July 13, 2010

CONGRATULATIONS on this lovely floral making finalist, Patrick!
Best of luck next level! #8755957

Janet McNeil level-classic July 13, 2010

Congratulations on this well deserved Finalist!! #8756234

Jack Ryan July 13, 2010

Congrats...again. Well deserved. #8756945

Stefania Barbier level-addict July 13, 2010


Jeana Clark July 13, 2010

Beautiful light, color and details in this beautiful Finalist!!!
Congratulations and good luck in the next round!!!

~J~ #8757675

Virginia Leone level-classic July 13, 2010

Hi Patrick! Another Great finalist image..congrats and good luck in the next round! BTW, blue is my favorite color and these are FAB!!

Virginia ;-) #8758668

John Connolly July 13, 2010

Congrats of this wonerful finalist Patrick, fingers crossed for gold! #8759182

Steve M. Harrington July 13, 2010

Good on you, Patrick. Great colors.
Steve #8759606

Ellen Hodges July 13, 2010

Huge congrats on your awesome finalists, Patrick!!! Very best luck with them!!!! #8760018

Debra R. Harder July 13, 2010

This is so stunning, Patrick! Beautiful vivid colors and details! Huge congratulations on another brilliant finalist! Deb #8760196

Carol L. Fowler July 13, 2010

Ditto above! WTG and Congrats! #8760222

Kerry Hill July 13, 2010

Huge congratulations to you Patrick, outstanding finalists...good luck! #8760249

Cindy Bendush level-classic July 13, 2010

Superb! Congratulations on your Finalist! #8760417

Ujjwal Mukherjee level-classic July 14, 2010

HUGE congratulations on yet another fantastic finalist,Patrick!! WTG !!!! #8760706

Lisa J. Boulden level-classic July 14, 2010

Outstanding color and clarity, Patrick!
Congratz on your wonderful finalists!
~♥~Lisa #8761099

Margaret R. Barry July 14, 2010

Congratulations again, Patrick! #8761593

Ruth E. Foster-Lindsay July 14, 2010

Congrats on your finalist Patrick! This was an awesome capture! WTG! :-) #8761918

ALLEN O. HOWARD July 14, 2010

A beautiful image Patrick! Really stunning colors. Congratulations my friend!!! #8762004

Emile Abbott level-deluxe July 14, 2010

Outstanding work and colors and huge congrats on the Finalist Patrick #8762282

Nadia Paul July 14, 2010

Gorgeous colour and detail in this beautiful finalist Patrick - congrats my friend! #8763364

Rona L. Schwarz July 14, 2010

Glorious blues that really dazzle, Patrick, and wonderful selective focus. Terrific floral Finalist, CONGRATULATIONS!! #8764287

isabel C. Zepeda level-classic July 14, 2010


Another great photo and a well deserve finalist

Ysa... #8764418

Beverley Scott July 15, 2010

Congratulations again Patrick on another great finalist! WTG!!! #8765120

Laura E. Swan level-classic July 15, 2010

Fantastic Finalist Paddy! Hey you know what? Ron McEwan just posted pretty little flowers like this but theirs was a GROUND COVER they found at like 10 feet elevation near the Canadian Boarder in the USA. INTERESTING! I wonder if the flowers are related? Yours are stemmed!

So very pretty! Ron and Shirley were HERE AT OUR HOME YESTERDAY for 4 hours and lunch. It was terrific! Time just FLEW by!

Huge congrats on this awesome finalist!!!

-Swanee #8765820

Wm Nosal July 15, 2010

Congratulations #8766186

Renata Gusciora July 16, 2010

Congratulations on your wonderful finalist,Patrick!!!:-) #8768644

Valentin M. Armianu July 24, 2010

Congratulations on your Finalist! Excellent colors and details!! #8784425

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