Gecko #2

Uploaded: January 06, 2007

Description

Reworked slightly and resubmitted
Photo was taken on November 30, 2006 at 8:58am in Wailea, Maui, Hawaii
Canon 100mm F/2.8 macro lens @ F/2.8, 1/40 second, ISO 100, handheld
Cropped, shadow/highlight, +saturation, +contrast, resized, sharpened and blurred background in Photoshop CS
POTD at BestFoto.com on December 13, 2006
POTD at photo-of-the-day.com on December 14, 2006
POTD at Photoshowdown.com on December 19, 2006
Third Place for December 2006 POTM at Photoshowdown.com
POTD at digitalimagecafe.com on February 7, 2007
Photogroup 101 PCA winner
POTD at Photographyvoice.com on March 2, 2007

Comments

Kay E. Mahoney level-classic January 06, 2007

Nice capture. Beautiful colors. #583802

Linda Proctor January 06, 2007

Amazing Janine!! Just gorgeous!!!! #3790032

Greg e. mclemore January 06, 2007

An amazing capture. #3790072

Datha Y. Thompson January 06, 2007

WOW!! Excellent detail and colors Janine!! :0) #3790268

Su Sana E. P level-classic January 06, 2007

Wow!! Janine, the exposure and colors really ROCKS!!! Absolutely an AWESOME macro and a WINNER!! #3790297

Lynne Morris level-classic January 07, 2007

WOW Janine this is awesome - the clarity, colours and details are fantastic, wonderful work! #3790445

Husain Akhtar January 07, 2007

Superb macro, Janine! What the sharpness and details - this is where 1D and f2.8 lens show their full capabilities! #3790471

Graeme yew Chow January 07, 2007

Excellent macro with great clarity and detail. We will see this again next month as It already got POTD in bestfoto, Janine. #3790515

Joy Rector January 07, 2007

super shot #3790964

Les Rhoades level-classic January 07, 2007

Well Done! Perfectly composed, great selcetive focus ( PS or not) and super high color saturation. surely, a judges pick. #3791139

Chris Budny level-deluxe January 07, 2007

You know I'm happy to see this one entered again! :) Fingers crossed that it doesn't get overlooked this time! #3791243

Nadya Johnson January 07, 2007

Outstanding, Janine! Stunningly clear and perfectly composed. He's a real beauty! Great work! #3791522

Holly Shao January 07, 2007

Amazing capture, Janine! Looks so interesting and cute.

Holly #3791590

Girish Vaghela level-classic January 07, 2007

Superb and winner shot, Janine! #3791888

January 07, 2007

Great catching. Excellent macro. Love the colors and effects. #3791976

Tarun Bose January 07, 2007

Outstanding shot. Fantastic details and lovely colours. A winner in my books. Well done my friend Janine. #3791978

Robert Baer January 07, 2007

wonderful image. colors are excellent! #3792008

Janine Russell level-deluxe January 07, 2007

Kay, Linda, Greg, Datha, SuSana, Lynne, MH, Graeme, Joy, Les, Chris, Nadya, Holly, Don, Girish, Ruben, Tarun and Justin, thanks very much for all of your encouraging comments.

#3792264

Patricia Ronan January 07, 2007

Great detail lovely bright colours and lighting Janine:) #3792457

Janine Russell level-deluxe January 07, 2007

Patricia, thanks very much for your kind comments and encouragement. #3792956

Cathy M. Gromball January 08, 2007

Wonderful photo of this little fella, Janine!

Cathy :) #3795583

Janine Russell level-deluxe January 08, 2007

Cathy, thanks very much for your encouraging comments. #3795587

January 08, 2007

This is a great shot. Eye catching and colorful. Nicely done. #3797520

Janine Russell level-deluxe January 08, 2007

Kim, thanks very much for your encouragement and kind comments. #3797760

Steve M. Harrington January 10, 2007

Nice sharp image, Janine.
Steve #3805315

Janine Russell level-deluxe January 10, 2007

Steve, thanks very much for your encouraging comments. #3805417

Vladan D. Djordjevic January 10, 2007

Beautiful photo! Great color, lighting, composition! Lovely! #3805444

Janine Russell level-deluxe January 10, 2007

Vladan, thanks very much for your kind words of encouragement. #3806020

Hurk (Steve) Hurkett January 25, 2007

Nice colors and lighting, Janine

Steve #3866450

Janine Russell level-deluxe January 25, 2007

Steve, thanks very much for your encouraging comments. #3869044

Jenny D January 29, 2007

Wow, the details & clarity on this are amazing!! #3888364

Janine Russell level-deluxe January 29, 2007

JD, thanks very much for your kind words of encouragement. #3888436

Andrew I. Boyd January 30, 2007

You've done a wonderful job with this,Janine!Lol,I've tried capturing these little Green Anoles myself but none have come out as nicely as this one #3889793

Janine Russell level-deluxe January 30, 2007

Andrew, thanks very much for your kind and encouraging comments. #3891541

David W. Kelly February 01, 2007

Very detailed and colorful. Well done. #3901333

Janine Russell level-deluxe February 01, 2007

David, thanks very much for your encouragement and kind comments. #3901408

paola A. Jofre February 05, 2007

The detail is amazing on your image Janine!! Love the colurs very vivid!
Great job!! #3913416

Janine Russell level-deluxe February 05, 2007

Paola, thanks very much for your kind and encouraging comments. #3914053

Susan Jane Allen level-classic February 07, 2007

Super! Perfect angle and composition! #3923925

Janine Russell level-deluxe February 07, 2007

Susan, thanks very much for your kind comments and encouragement. #3924073

Holly Shao February 24, 2007

Congratulations, Janine, on this fantastic Finalist!!

Holly #3983073

Christy Nichols February 24, 2007

This is amazing, Janine!! Congratulations!! #3983169

Joan Kocak February 24, 2007

CONGRATS Janine! unbelievable shot- #3983715

MARLON IGNACIO level-classic February 24, 2007

Awesome capture, Janine! Congratulations! #3983964

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna February 24, 2007

CONGRATULATION, again on your FINALIST, Janine!!!!! GREAT JOB!!!!! Best of luck in the next round!!!!! :-) ^.^ Kitty #3983973

Patricia Ronan February 24, 2007

Congratulations Janine :) #3984908

Jodi Esplin level-classic February 24, 2007

Congrats on your finalist, Janine! The color is fantastic! #3984921

Sherri Gorman February 24, 2007

Congratulations on your awesome finalist!!! #3985216

Emile Abbott level-deluxe February 24, 2007

Love the composition and great finalist, Janine #3985309

Arlene Krassner February 24, 2007

Congratulations on this one as well Janine. #3985361

Marie Fields February 24, 2007

Incredible color and detail in this, Janine! Congratulations! #3985576

Deborah C. Lewinson level-addict February 24, 2007

Absolutely eye-catching, Janine, congrats on another outstanding finalist!
-Debby #3985715

Claudia Kuhn level-classic February 24, 2007

Super capture! Congrats! #3985927

Renee Doyle February 24, 2007

Great capture Janine! Congratulations!
#3986025

Chris Budny level-deluxe February 24, 2007

You know how happy I am to see this one with a medal! ;) Congratulations! #3986378

Karacan Salkuci (Kalacay) February 24, 2007

Congradulations on this special,great image. #3986787

Sam Britt February 24, 2007

Congratulations on this terrific finalist, Janine! #3986966

Anne D. Eigen February 24, 2007

Congratulations on this excellent finalist, Janine! #3987265

Janine Russell level-deluxe February 24, 2007

Holly, Christy, Joan, Marlon, Kitty, Patricia, Jodi, Sherri, Emile, Arlene, Marie, Debby, Claudia, Renee. Chris, Kara, Sam and Anne, thanks very much for your congratulations and encouragement. #3987417

Susan Jane Allen level-classic February 24, 2007

Congrats, Janine! Good luck on the next round! #3987541

Barbara Waldoch level-classic February 24, 2007

Congratulations on another fantastic finalist, Janine! #3987670

Kristi A. Howson February 24, 2007

Such an incredible capture Janine. Congratulations on all of your outstanding finalists and best of luck in the next round! #3987923

Susana Ms Heide February 24, 2007

Incredible texture and such richness in color!!! CONGRATS Janine!! #3987980

Tammi Faithfull February 24, 2007

This is Great, love the color!!
Congratulations on your finalists. #3988259

Judyann Plante February 24, 2007

Congratulations on this fantastic finalist, Janine!!!

Judyann ><> #3988315

Robin R. February 24, 2007

Congrats on your finalist. The detail is wonderful. #3988316

Sandy Powers February 24, 2007

Janine, this is amazing! Such incredible texture and focus! Congratulations on your finalist award!

#3988411

Sandy Powers February 24, 2007

Janine, this is amazing! Such incredible texture and focus! Congratulations on your finalist award!

#3988412

Marilyn K. Lincecum level-classic February 24, 2007

Fantastic in every way, Janine. CONGRATULATIONS on your finalist and good luck in the next round !! #3988560

Katarina Mansson February 25, 2007

This is a stunning picture! It will make in to the winners, I am sure...
But first: congratulations to a well-deserved finalist! #3988830

Les Rhoades level-classic February 25, 2007

Congratulations’ on your FINALIST! Good luck in the next round. #3988884

Ken Jarvis February 25, 2007

Congratulations on your finalist, Janine! #3989079

Laurence Saliba level-classic February 25, 2007

Beautiful finalist Janine!!! Congrats!!! #3989154

Kay E. Mahoney level-classic February 25, 2007

Congratulations on your beautiful finalist. Good luck in the next round. #3989607

Terry L. Ellis level-classic February 25, 2007

A perfect finalist! Congratulations again, Janine! #3990152

Terry Cervi level-classic February 25, 2007

Amazing color and detail, Janine! Congrats on your finalist! #3990180

Ken Smith level-classic February 25, 2007

Cool shot, Janine. Congrats! #3990524

Donna J. Eaton February 25, 2007

Gorgeous finalist,Janine! Good luck in the next round!
#3990549

Claudine Grove level-deluxe February 25, 2007

Congrats on this cute little guy! Love the sly expression on his face. #3990866

February 25, 2007

Congratulations Janine ! #3991001

Jennifer Rennison February 25, 2007

Outstanding detail, color and DOF, Janine!! Congratulations on this beautiful finalist! #3991099

Joy E. Cobb February 25, 2007

Fantastic colors and details, Janine! Nice one! Congrats! #3991617

Mick Burkey February 25, 2007

Great capture, Janine! No wonder it received such accolaides. And another here at BP. Congrats on the finals. #3991622

Jenny Bosmans February 25, 2007

Congratulations on this wonderful finalist, Janine! :) #3991818

Colette M. Metcalf February 25, 2007

Congratulations, Janine!! #3992767

Dee Langevin level-deluxe February 25, 2007

Beautiful capture Janine! Congrats on your finalist and good luck in the next round. #3993118

Graeme yew Chow February 25, 2007

Congratulation Janine. We will see this again, cheers. #3994127

Datha Y. Thompson February 25, 2007

CONGRATULATIONS Janine!!! #3994964

Janine Russell level-deluxe February 25, 2007

Susan, Barbara, Kristi, Susana, Tammi, Judyann, Robin, Sandy, Marilyn, Katarina, Les, Ken, Laurence, Kay, Terry E, Terry C, Ken, Donna, Claudine, Reine, Jennifer, Joy, Mick, Jenny, Colette, Dee, Graeme and Datha, thanks very much for all of your wonderful comments and congratulations. #3995116

Colleen Farrell February 26, 2007

Here's one more congratulations, Janine! I love the detail, lighting, composition and color in this--way to go! #3997961

Sheryl A. Hudson level-deluxe February 26, 2007

Another big congratulations Janine on this great image!!!
sheryl #3999369

Rakesh Syal level-classic February 26, 2007

Congratulations on a well deserved finalist!! WOW!! #3999429

Debbie Hartley level-deluxe February 26, 2007

Congratulations on this awesome finalist Janine! #3999546

Janine Russell level-deluxe February 27, 2007

Colleen, Sheryl, Rakesh and Debbie, thanks very much for your kind comments, congratulations and encouragement. #3999591

John V. Roscich level-deluxe February 27, 2007

EXCELLENT CAPTURE
CONGRATS JANINE
JOHN #4002851

Janine Russell level-deluxe February 27, 2007

John, thanks very much for your encouragement and congratulations. #4003729

Sherry S. Boles February 28, 2007

Congratulations, Janine! :) #4009174

Janine Russell level-deluxe February 28, 2007

Sherry, thanks very much. #4009220

Garth D. Beatty level-classic December 24, 2007

Great Close-up!! #5250762

Carol Quina level-classic August 08, 2012

Great details & color! #10268356

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