Peach Blossom

© Jill Odice

Peach Blossom

Joannie Bertucci level-classic March 23, 2006

Looks like some of us are up late tonight!
I'm still lovin' this one Jill! #414321

Darryl Wilkinson March 23, 2006

Awesome blossom, Jill! Terrific colors and detail!!! Glad it didn't fly away from you this time :) #2569073

Su Sana E. P level-classic March 23, 2006

Grogeous image!! Very eye pleasing soft colors and lighting in this beautiful image, Jill!! #2569174

Ray Clarke March 24, 2006

It was worth the wait Jill, lovely delicate colours, (ac) #2569213

Martin J. Preslar March 24, 2006

Great shot Jill! Glad you got the shot this year. Persistence pays off! :) #2569289

Kerby Pfrangle level-classic March 24, 2006

Beautiful macro with lovely detail and colors. Very nice to view with wonderful lighting. #2569312

Melissa A. Mannon March 24, 2006

nice details! very pretty blossom. I"m waiting for the apple blossoms around here. congrats on getting your capture! #2569451

Paula Dwyer March 24, 2006

Beautiful in everyway!! #2569474

Carla Metzler March 24, 2006

Great color and detail, Jill! #2569806

Roger Bernabo March 24, 2006

Wonderful Jill, so delicately soft #2570139

Pamela Shane March 24, 2006

So lovely Jill - glad you got the shot
you have been waiting so long for!! :) #2570426

Gail Vitikacs level-classic March 24, 2006

Fantastic capture Jill...the effects are superb! #2570541

Crystal M. Gove March 24, 2006

AWESOME close-up shot, Jill :o)!!! I love the "soft" feeling this image has!! #2570555

Ken Smith level-classic March 24, 2006

Jill, I like the peach colors. Great macro. #2570657

Rakesh Syal level-classic March 24, 2006

Teriffic macro and details, Jill!!! #2570659

Nadya Johnson March 24, 2006

This is breath-takingly beautiful, Jill! And all the more so, since the blossoms are so -- what's the word?? - ephemeral! That's the thing about photography that's always struck me the most: miss a shot, and you have missed it for a long, long time - possibly forever. Sometimes you think you're going to wait a year, then go back only to discover they have put a gas station where those flowers used to be (definitely, a sad state of affairs!). Glad you caught this gorgeous blossom! And so nicely, too!! By now I bet they're already scattered to the winds. #2570723

Karen Engelbreth March 24, 2006

Wonderful macro - love the effects, Jill! #2570970

S P Mukherji March 24, 2006

Beautiful capture Jill!! #2571075

Terry L. Ellis level-classic March 24, 2006

Beautifully captured and perfect artistry, Jill! Love this! #2571112

Linda L. Ruiz level-classic March 24, 2006

REally pretty. Icant comment on WA. I still cant get on. I tried to email the guy....with no responce. Love the effect on this one. awesome #2571461

Judy S. Fung March 24, 2006

Very pretty image, Jill! #2571481

John Connolly March 24, 2006

A very delicate image, Jill! a delightful capture, well worth waiting for. #2571685

Jamil Saliba March 24, 2006

I am sure it is very beautiful no need to wait another year Jill , beautiful composition and framing #2571988

Lorraine A. Cook March 24, 2006

Gorgeous Blossom, Jill! Glad you didn't wait this year!!

I know what you mean....I have a red delicious apple tree that produces gorgeous white blossoms. Some years..heavy rain and wind do them in before I can get any pics. #2572125

Janine Russell level-deluxe March 24, 2006

Jill, excellent colors, detail, composition and DOF. #2572452

Wende Trew March 24, 2006

Beautiful image Jill!!! #2572458

Jesus M. Salazar March 25, 2006

Very Beautiful Jill!!! #2573837

Emile Abbott level-deluxe March 25, 2006

A real peach of a capture with the details and composition. Excellent Jill you did not miss it this year. #2574729

Cindy Wong March 25, 2006

Beautiful color and details, Jill! Wonderful Job! #2574765

Evy Johansen level-classic March 25, 2006

Soft and beautiful! Wonderful details, Jill! Gorgeous image! #2575571

Pat Gamwell March 25, 2006

So glad you got the long-awaited shot! It is gorgeous! #2575774

Life Expressions March 26, 2006

Gorgeous macro, Jill!! #2577951

Marilyn K. Lincecum level-classic March 28, 2006

Gorgeous Jill !! I have a peach tree in my back yard and I just shot some pictures of it this morning...hope they turn out as good. :-) #2584295

Melissa A. Mannon April 25, 2006

congrats on your multi-finalists this month Jill! #2685570

Gary Lange April 25, 2006

Congrats, Jill on such a fine image!! #2685865

Karen Engelbreth April 25, 2006

Congratulations Jill :0)) #2686034

Pat Gamwell April 25, 2006

CONGRATS on number 2! #2686306

Mick Burkey level-classic April 25, 2006

Your wait paid off, Jill! Congratulations on this one, too. #2686375

Life Expressions April 25, 2006

Many congrats, Jill! #2686377

Stanley J. Contrades April 25, 2006

CONGRATULATIONS once again, Jill! Beautifully done!!
Much Aloha,
Stan #2686431

Jenny Bosmans April 25, 2006

Congratulations on another beautiful finalist, Jill!! #2686917

Carla Metzler April 25, 2006

Congratulations, Jill!! #2687174

Terry L. Ellis level-classic April 25, 2006

Congratulations, Jill on another fantastic finalist!! #2687314

Nadya Johnson April 25, 2006

And a second big Congrats on a second awesome finalist! Way to go, Girl! #2687487

Sylvia Rossler April 25, 2006

I stopped counting Jill Big congrats :O) #2687549

Stan Lubach April 25, 2006

Congrats, Jill! #2687556

Hendrik Storme April 25, 2006

Congrats Jill! #2687839

Jim Kinnunen level-deluxe April 25, 2006

Gorgeous image...congratulations, Jill!:) #2687916

Glenn E. Urquhart April 25, 2006

Beautiful comp... Congrats,Jill - Well deserved! Cheers, Glenn. #2688427

Steven Gunnerson April 25, 2006

Congratulations on your finalist Jill!!! This one is wonderful. #2688733

Jill Flynn level-classic April 25, 2006

Way to go again Ms. Jill! Congratulations on another terrific finalist! #2688767

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-deluxe April 25, 2006

Congratulations on your finalist win!!! Good luck in the next round Jill! #2689038

Kay Beausoleil level-deluxe April 25, 2006

Congratulations on this so delicate finalist, Jill! #2689331

Ray Thoms April 25, 2006

Well deserved Jill...... #2689456

Noel Baebler April 25, 2006

Beautiful blosson, Jill! Looks oceanic! #2689541

Candice C. Calhoun level-deluxe April 25, 2006


ccc #2689694

Rob Bishop April 25, 2006

Congratulations, Jill! #2689757

Linda L. Ruiz level-classic April 25, 2006

wtg Jill. I thought I would see this one again. excellent #2689792

Renee Doyle level-classic April 25, 2006

Sorry I missed this one earlier!!!! Fantatic work Jill!!! Congrats on another stunning finalist!

Mary L. Graham April 25, 2006

wooooooooo hooooooooo congrats Girl!! love this one too beautiful soft color great shot!! =) #2690195

Nobu Nagase April 25, 2006

It's so beautiful!!!
Many congratulations, Jill!!! #2690294

Su Sana E. P level-classic April 25, 2006

Congratulations on this beautiful Finalist, Jill!! #2690845

Chris Macer April 25, 2006

Congrats on a wonderful finalist, Jill! Best of luck :) #2690902

Joannie Bertucci level-classic April 25, 2006

And another one bits the dust...or should I say kicks up the dust? :-)
Congratulations again Jill! #2691033

Darryl Wilkinson April 25, 2006

Congratulations on your finalist awards, Jillo! #2691046

Kristi A. Howson April 25, 2006

Congratulations on your wonderful Finalist and Best of Luck in the next round Jill! Beautiful! #2691147

Stephen Zacker April 26, 2006

Lovely and elegant. Congratulations #2692177

Rakesh Syal level-classic April 26, 2006

Congratulations again, Jill!! #2693060

Emile Abbott level-deluxe April 26, 2006

Congratulations on a real peach of a finalist, Jill. Way to go and good luck in next round my friend. #2693122

Cindy Paquette April 26, 2006

You go girl!!! :-) #2695054

Pamela Shane April 26, 2006

Huge congratulations on this finalist
Jill!! :) #2695299

Lorraine A. Cook April 26, 2006

Beautiful!! Congratulations, Jill!!<:)) #2695507

Jill M. Flusemann April 27, 2006

Way to go this month! Congrats again! #2698251

Corinne M. Thompson April 27, 2006

Congrats on your Finalist for this beautiful capture! #2698372

Martin J. Preslar April 28, 2006

I guess persistence really does pay off! This is a great image Jill. Congrats (again) on your Finalist(s)! #2701624

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After living across the street from a peach orchard for 3 years, I finally got the photo I wanted :-) These flowers are here so briefly each year, and I always wait to photograph them thinking they will get better...Then we get one big windy day, and the flowers are all gone:-) Then I have to wait another year !
50mm, F5, 1/500, ISO 100, PS and NIK filters

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