Plummeria Aloe Twist

Uploaded: June 25, 2010 11:54:47


Waikoloa, Hawaii


Nikki McDonald level-classic July 01, 2010

What an unusual and effective pairing, Fax. I love the way the prickly curves of the aloe lead to the plumeria blossom. Just saw this in Editor's Picks -- congratulations. #1284051

Fax Sinclair level-deluxe July 02, 2010

Aloha Nikki,
Sometimes Mom Nature gives us presents!
Thanks so much! #8730259

Mary K. Robison July 06, 2010

Congratulations on this unique and beautiful capture being selected as POTD, Fax!
Well deserved! #8736989

Joy Rector July 06, 2010

congrats on the POTD #8737139

Katarina Mansson July 06, 2010

Congratulations on your well found and captured POTD! #8737158

Nikki McDonald level-classic July 06, 2010

Congratulations, Fax -- as I said, an unusual pairing that I like very much. Great POTD. #8737182

Patti Coblentz July 06, 2010

Congratulations on your beautiful POTD, Fax!

Patti #8737205

Linda D. Lester level-classic July 06, 2010

Beautiful....congrats on your POTD! #8737310

Nancy S. Kruskop July 06, 2010

So lovely with that bright burst of color against the rich greens. Congratulations! #8737420

Mary Beth Aiello level-classic July 06, 2010

Just gorgeous, Fax. Huge congrats on this beautiful POTD. #8737439

Anthony L. Mancuso July 06, 2010

Congrats on this excellent POTD fax! #8737536

Sheila Pittman July 06, 2010

Beautiful....Congratulations on your POTD! #8737554

Nancyj E. Hovey level-classic July 06, 2010

on your very deserving POTD! 8o) #8737621

Bunny Snow July 06, 2010

Wonderful eye, Fax. Did you paint the lighting and hence orchestrate the eye's beautiful movement? Mother Nature often sets the scene, but the eye of the photographer and technique can enhance the image, or so I'm learning.

Congratulations on your find and creation --a well deserved POTD!


Usman M. Bajwa level-classic July 06, 2010

CONGRATZ on the POTD Award, Fax!

UB. #8737717

Karen E. Baumann July 06, 2010

Beautiful! Love the movement towards the flower via the aloe twist. Congratulations on your POTD! #8737735

Debra R. Harder July 06, 2010

This is really BEAUTIFUL, Fax!! Huge congratulations on your EXCELLENT POTD!! Deb #8737751

Dianna Murphy July 06, 2010

congratulations on your wonderful POTD #8737757

Darryl Wilkinson July 06, 2010

Absolutely beautiful, Fax! Congratulations on the award! #8737866

Fax Sinclair level-deluxe July 06, 2010

OH MY GOSH! Thank you everyone! I'm verklempt!
After I saw this and took the picture I replaced the fallen blossom with a fresh one. But that was not as good.
You can't beat Mother Nature!
Yes, Bunny, I adjusted levels and curves to bring up the highlights a little using Photoshop. #8738053

Bill Houghton July 06, 2010

Fax, this is such a beautiful winner for sure. Congratulations on your POTD. You deserve it. Have a great day, Bill

If you have time, check out my website:
Bill Houghton Photography


Rona L. Schwarz July 06, 2010

Gorgeous and unusual capture, Fax! Really compelling composition! Congratulations on your POTD! And I found your question and discussion in this week's SnapShot very helpful! #8738093

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe July 06, 2010

Congrats Fax on your Outstanding POTD - Waikoloa is a favorite place that my wife and I visit!! Jeff #8738752

Richard D. Love July 07, 2010

Congratulations, Fax. Excellent POV and composition. Well done.

Rick #8740294

Fax Sinclair level-deluxe July 07, 2010

Aloha Bill, Rona, Jeff, and Richard,

Mahalo! #8740532

Lindley Johnson level-classic July 08, 2010

Lovely image, Fax. Wonderful composition of color, pattern, and texture. Congratulations on your well-deserved POTD! #8742318

Fax Sinclair level-deluxe July 08, 2010

Aloha Lindley, Mahalo! #8742683

Nancyj E. Hovey level-classic July 12, 2010

on your very deserving FINALIST! 8o) #8752076

Nikki McDonald level-classic July 12, 2010

Not surprised to see another badge here, Fax. Congratulations on the finalist and good luck in the next round #8752806

Patti Coblentz July 12, 2010

Congratulations on your finalist, Fax...good luck on the next round! #8753786

Sherran Andersen level-classic July 12, 2010

Congrats Fax. #8754792

Fax Sinclair level-deluxe July 12, 2010

Nancyi, Nikki, Patricia, and Sherran, thanks so much! I just looked through the finalists. What a stunning bunch of images. #8755624

Mary K. Robison July 13, 2010

A well deserved finalist, Fax! Congratulations, and best of luck next level! (Not that you need luck with your beautiful POTD!) #8755936

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe July 13, 2010

Congrats on your Finalist Fax!! Jeff #8757552

Fax Sinclair level-deluxe July 13, 2010

Aloha Mary,
Very sweet of you.

Hi Jeff -- thanks so much! #8758113

Dianna Murphy July 13, 2010

A beautiful finalist. Congratulations and good luck in the next round. #8759542

Nancyj E. Hovey level-classic July 14, 2010

on your very deserving SECOND PLACE WINNER!! #8762558

Patti Coblentz July 14, 2010

Congratulations on your wonderful win, Fax!! #8762695

Mary K. Robison July 15, 2010

Congratulations on your well deserved Winner, Fax! #8764750

Fax Sinclair level-deluxe July 15, 2010

Mahalo NancyJ, Patricia and Mary,
I'm floating on air. #8766242

Nikki McDonald level-classic July 15, 2010

Well, well, well. So it went gold. Couldn't be happier, Fax. Been out of town and just checking the winners. Congratulations and I hope you have this printed and framed :) #8766733

Fax Sinclair level-deluxe July 16, 2010

Aloha Nikki,
You are a good seer! Here is the POTD button.

Sharon Sawyer July 17, 2010

Fax, HUGE congratulations on your outstanding POTD & Second Place Win!!! #8770340

Fax Sinclair level-deluxe July 17, 2010

Aloha Sharon,

Thanks! #8770368

Lindley Johnson level-classic July 18, 2010

I'm happy to see another gold badge for this image, Fax - it's one of my favorites. Congratulations! #8770979

Dominick M. Dimacale level-addict September 13, 2010

Congratulations Fax on you Win!!!

Dominick #8897124

Fax Sinclair level-deluxe September 13, 2010

Thanks Lindley and Hi Dom! Your notes make me happy after a long day of traveling. Mahalo! #8899079

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