Potted

Pat Gamwell July 27, 2007

SUPERB shot, Colleen! Love the full frame vertical crop....really draws in the eye! #700643

Colleen Farrell July 28, 2007

Thanks so much, Pat! I have so many shots of these pots, both horizontal and vertical (and with different lenses, too). This was the one that finally "clicked" for me. :) #4570296

Raymond Pauly level-classic July 28, 2007

Great full frame composition and texture, Colleen! #4570297

Evy Johansen level-classic July 28, 2007

Wonderful still life, Colleen!! Beautiful tone and super composition!! #4570331

Renee Doyle level-classic July 28, 2007

Lovely full frame Colleen! Great pov and wonderful textures!
#4570351

Carol Teal July 28, 2007

Great repetitive pattern with wonderful texture and comp. But, who pulled up all the flowers? :D #4570396

Cindy Bendush level-classic July 28, 2007

Great shot and treatment Colleen - the pattern here really 'moves.' Nice work! #4570489

Vikram Jamwal July 28, 2007

Lovely composition, Farrell, this one! The portrait mode, really makes it an exciting picture! You compose really well! #4570519

Vikram Jamwal July 28, 2007

Carol for your comments on this one...LOL! You make nice digs! #4570521

Melissa A. Mannon July 28, 2007

love the full frame. great job! #4570607

Glenn E. Urquhart July 28, 2007

Like the concept, warm color, lighting, geometric patterns... Well Composed and Very Well Done, Colleen!!! Cheers, Glenn. #4570744

William C. Raco level-classic July 28, 2007

Wonderful composition with all the heights, shapes and designs of the pots
Well done, Colleen

Bill #4570802

Carol Sawyer July 28, 2007

Fantastic still life image, wonderul textures and lighting, Colleen! #4570807

Nikki McDonald level-classic July 28, 2007

Great play of light and shadow and very appealing tones, Colleen. Nice shot. #4571052

Colleen Farrell July 28, 2007

Thanks so much, Raymond, Evy, Renee, Carol T., Cindy, Vikram, Melissa, Glenn, Bill, Carol S. and Nikki! I really appreciate your great comments!

Carol--Don't worry, all the flowers are still here ... planted in garden beds and "ready for their closeups" (to borrow your title)! :D #4571460

Nancy (Peaches) Harker July 28, 2007

Very cool still life Colleen. I found myself looking at each and every pot. Love the comp and tones. #4571843

Nancy (Peaches) Harker July 28, 2007

Very cool still life Colleen. I found myself looking at each and every pot. Love the comp and tones. #4571845

Laurie Daily level-deluxe July 28, 2007

I just love the comp, Colleen. The colors and textures are wonderful. Your eye natural travels to each pot in the collection...I would say you nailed this one! #4572198

Jennifer L. Alder July 28, 2007

I LOVE the composure of this image, Collen!! TERRIFIC lines and color! :) #4572288

Jennifer L. Alder July 28, 2007

I LOVE the composure of this image, Collen!! TERRIFIC lines and color! :) #4572289

Colleen Farrell July 28, 2007

Thanks so much, Peaches, Laurie and Jennifer!

I'm so glad everybody likes this. I didn't arrange the pots, other than to move them closer together here and there. But when I composed the photo, I made sure the patterned pot was on the rule of thirds grid so the eye would have something to rest on. #4572598

adrifil July 28, 2007

The composition is excellent! The depth of field, giving a sense of proximity, the circular forms and texture of the vases really catch our attention! #4572622

Colleen Farrell July 29, 2007

Thanks so much, Adrifil! #4574613

Connie J. Bagot July 30, 2007

Love this---great repetition with interesting variety. Wonderful color and texture too. #4577988

Heather July 30, 2007

Very Unique, Great Texture and POV!! #4580595

Colleen Farrell July 30, 2007

Thank you, Connie and Heather! #4580835

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-deluxe August 27, 2007

I'm so happy for you Colleen!! This is very nicely composed and lit, congratulations on your finalist!! #4705837

Nancy (Peaches) Harker August 27, 2007

WHOOOOOOO HOOOOOOOO WTG Colleen, BIG CONGRAT'S and good luck in the next round!!! #4706592

Michelle L. Frick August 27, 2007

Gorgeous comp Colleen - congratulations on your finalist! #4706723

eileen bedford August 27, 2007

Congratulations on your finalists Colleen, such a great eye, well done... #4706843

Colleen Farrell August 27, 2007

Thanks so much, Donna, Peaches, Michelle and Eileen! #4706959

Nikki McDonald level-classic August 27, 2007

Wonderful shot here, Colleen. Congratulations and good luck in the next round. #4707438

Elizabeth A. Marker level-classic August 27, 2007

"YEAH!" Finalist!!! Congrats!!!! #4708146

Joannie Bertucci level-classic August 27, 2007

Congrats on a fantastic compositional piece for the finalist! #4708362

Connie J. Bagot August 27, 2007

Congratulations Colleen! #4708548

Evy Johansen level-classic August 27, 2007

Congratulations on your wonderful finalist, Colleen! #4708832

Jennifer L. Alder August 27, 2007

YEP---
KNEW IT! ;)
CONGRATS
#4708868

Colleen Farrell August 27, 2007

Thanks so much, everybody! What a tough competition this is ... I'm thrilled to be in the running (for a day or two, LOL)! #4709526

Dr. Harmeet Singh August 27, 2007

Congrats and best of luck for next round. #4709617

Robert R. Goodman level-addict August 27, 2007

A big congratulations Colleen. #4709740

Carol Teal August 27, 2007

I was hoping for this one too Colleen!! I love the pattern and texture! A big congrats to you for this one and your others, which I have to go back to your gallery and find! :) #4709798

Colleen Farrell August 27, 2007

Thanks so much, Harmeet, Robert and Carol! #4709833

Cindy Bendush level-classic August 27, 2007

A terrific FINALIST Collen - congratulations! #4709995

Su Sana E. P level-classic August 28, 2007

Congratulations on this outstanding finalist, Colleen!! #4710692

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe August 28, 2007

Very well seen; great comp and pattern! Congrats Colleen on your Finalist! Jeff #4710696

Glenn E. Urquhart August 28, 2007

A Big Congratulations on your award, Colleen!!! Well Deserved! Cheers, Glenn. #4710794

Jenny Bosmans August 28, 2007

Congratulations on this fantastic finalist, Colleen! :) #4711001

Colleen Farrell August 28, 2007

Thank you, Cindy, SuSana, Jeff, Glenn and Jenny! #4711788

Tarun Bose August 28, 2007

Congrats for your finaist Colleen. #4712798

Grace Watts August 28, 2007

Congratulations Colleen! Something about this is very eye catching! #4712851

Colleen Farrell August 28, 2007

Thank you so much, Tarun and Grace! :D #4713173

Laurie Daily level-deluxe August 28, 2007

Finally I can get on to BP and comment on this wonderful finalist...I have always loved this one Colleen, and so glad to see it again! #4713836

Colleen Farrell August 28, 2007

Thanks so much, Laurie--I really appreciate it! :D #4714120

Judyann Plante August 28, 2007

Colleen, Congratulations on this awesome finalist!

Judyann <>< #4714177

Susan Fox August 28, 2007

Wonderful! Congrats on your finalist Colleen!!! #4714236

Esther Smith August 28, 2007

Congratulations on your wonderful finalist Colleen!! #4714650

Barbara Waldoch level-classic August 28, 2007

Wonderful finalist, Colleen! #4715310

Renee Doyle level-classic August 28, 2007

Congratulations on this fabulous finalist Colleen!
#4715705

Colleen Farrell August 29, 2007

Thanks very much, everybody--I appreciate the encouragement! #4718824

Vikram Jamwal August 29, 2007

We had already liked it!!! Congrats on this one again!!! #4719265

Cheryl E. Molennor August 29, 2007

Great comp and textures! Congratulations #4720445

Colleen Farrell August 29, 2007

Thanks very much, Vikram and Cheryl! #4721479

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Exif: F Number: 20, Exposure Bias Value: +2/6, Exposure Time: 125/1000, Flash: flash did not fire, Focal Length: 85mm, Camera Model: NIKON D70s

Uploaded on July 27, 2007

BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest Finalist


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