© Donna J. Taff


Uploaded: September 28, 2004 01:28:30


I took this in my front yard. Everybody else's camellia's bloom in February mine do it in late summer. Don't know why. I adjusted the color, added watercolor effect and then the fabric effect. I was just playing around to see what it would look like. I kinda liked the finished product; hope you do as well. I won't be commenting for a few day's, I'm going on Vacation but will be back Friday. I will miss all my BP friend's!!!!!!!


Paul Michko September 28, 2004

Wonderful image, Donna. The effects give it an interesting quality. It looks like it would make a great front to a greeting card done on linen paper. #173332

Carolyn M. Fletcher level-deluxe September 28, 2004

It's gorgeous! Have a great vacation! #809246

Colette M. Metcalf September 28, 2004

Beautiful image and effects, Donna!! Have a Great time!! #809301

Joy Brown September 28, 2004

Great shot and effects, Donna - have a great vacation! #809366

Adilson F. Ferreira level-classic September 28, 2004

Wonderful shot and effects, have a nice time!!! #809369

Cathy Gregor September 28, 2004

Love what you did with the effects, Donna! Super image.
-cathy #809377

Charlene Bayerle September 28, 2004

So pretty Donna!!!! #809690

Tammy L. Odell September 28, 2004

Lovley image Donna!! #809745

Mellanie September 28, 2004

This is beautiful, Donna! I love all the effects you have applied! Hope you have fun on your vacation! #809897

Dan Holm level-classic September 28, 2004

Beautiful, Donna! The capture, colors and effects are teriffic!! #809899

Michael Wehrman level-deluxe September 28, 2004

Great image Donna have a great time #810038

Karen Beri September 28, 2004

I love this Donna! Wonderful effects and color :) #810273

Carol Brill September 28, 2004

Very pretty colors and the effects add some nice texture, Donna! #810396

Terry R. Hatfield September 28, 2004

Neat Effects Donna! Have A Good Vacation:-) #810676

Stephen Zacker September 28, 2004

Beautiful. Like your effects. Enjoy your vacation! #810805

Diane Addonizio level-classic September 28, 2004

Great job on this, Donna!! Have a great vacation!! #810896

Darren K. Fisher September 28, 2004

Great use of effects the end result gave you a beautiful piece of art. #811044

September 28, 2004

Beautiful Donna!!!!! #811123

Donna J. Taff October 01, 2004

Thank's all of you for the great comment's. I just got home from my vacation; took lot's of photo's but haven't put them on the computer yet. I'm tired today so I'll do it tomorrow. Had a great vacation, Thank's for all the good wishes . #816790

Mary K. Robison October 14, 2004

Glad you had an enjoyable break from the everyday world, Donna.
These flowers certainly aren't your everyday camellias, either in their bloom time, or your treatment of them ~ nice use of effects! #842202

Donna J. Taff October 15, 2004

Thankyou so much for the nice comment, Mary!!!!! #842564

Wally Orlowsky October 15, 2004

Congratulations and good luck on this finalist! #843784

Susan T. Parady October 15, 2004

Congratulations on this beautiful finalist! #843909

Terry R. Hatfield October 15, 2004

Congratulations,Donna!! #843915

Donna J. Taff October 15, 2004

Thankyou so much for the congratulation's, Wally, Susan and Terry!!!!! #843972

Kathleen R. Struckle October 15, 2004

Congrats Donna!! #844244

Monika Sapek October 15, 2004

Nice image, Donna! Many congratulations!

Mary K. Robison October 15, 2004

A hearty CONGRATULATIONS to the Lady of the Camellias!! Hope to see your finalist go even higher! :) #844535

Leonard Pierce October 15, 2004

Congratulations Donna! #844554

Kelly Abernathy level-classic October 15, 2004

Congratulations! -K #844750

Murry Grigsby October 15, 2004

Congrats Donna! #844981

Donna J. Taff October 15, 2004

Thank's so much for the congratulation's, Kathleen, Monika, Mary, Len and K.!!!!!! #844989

Sharon Day level-classic October 15, 2004

Congratulations on a beautiful shot, Donna!!! #845090

Carol Brill October 15, 2004

Donna, congratulations and best of luck in the finals! #845723

Darren K. Fisher October 15, 2004

Way to go Donna. Best of luck next round. #845899

Donna La Mattino Pagakis October 15, 2004

Very cool image! Congratulations!! Donna, this is one of my favorites of yours, a true beauty. I really love the effects!!!!!!!!!!!!! #846059

Karen Engelbreth October 15, 2004

Congratulations, Donna!

Jennifer Rennison October 15, 2004

Beautiful, Donna, Congratulations! #846357

Casey A. Hanson October 15, 2004

Yayyyy Donna!
Congratulations girl! :0) #846559

Patricia A. Kuniega October 16, 2004

Love the shot and the effect! Congratulations Donna on a wonderful image! #846668

Claudia Kuhn level-classic October 16, 2004

So pretty, congratulations! #847268

Donna J. Taff October 16, 2004

Thankyou so much for the congratulation's, Sharon, Carol, Darren, Donna, Karen, Jennifer, Casey, Patricia and Claudia!!!!!! #847619

Sharon E. Lowe level-addict October 16, 2004

Congrats Donna!! #848511

Donna J. Taff October 16, 2004

Thankyou so much, Sharon!!!! #848700

William C. Raco level-classic October 16, 2004

Just lovely, and the judges agree.
Congratulations, Donna
Best wishes

bill #849333

Donna J. Taff October 16, 2004

Thank's so much for the congratulation's, Bill!!!! #849719

Mellanie October 16, 2004

Congrats, Donna! It's well deserved! #849875

Colette M. Metcalf October 17, 2004

CONGRATS Donna!!!! #850505

Donna J. Taff October 17, 2004

Thank's so much for the congratulation's, Mellanie and Colette!!!!! #850563

Lisa Clark October 17, 2004

Beautifully done Donna. Congratulations! #851706

Donna J. Taff October 17, 2004

Thankyou so much for the kind word's and congratulation's, Lisa!!!! #851731

Gail Vitikacs level-classic October 18, 2004

AWESOME! So happy for you! Congratulations on this beauty! #852650

Adilson F. Ferreira level-classic October 18, 2004

Congrats Donna!!! #852719

Donna J. Taff October 18, 2004

Thankyou so much for the comgratulation's, Gail and Adilson!!! #852811

Janice Forrest October 18, 2004

Great work. Congratulations! #852862

Donna J. Taff October 18, 2004

Thankyou so much, Janice!!!!! #852952

Michael Khoury October 23, 2004

a belated congrats Donna...beautiful image :o) #864495

Donna J. Taff October 23, 2004

Thankyou very much, Michael!!!!! #864545

Anette Linnea Rasmussen October 23, 2004

Very beautiful!
I agree with Paul - would be very interesting to see it printed on paper that stresses the effect you have added.
Best wishes Linnea #864563

Donna J. Taff October 23, 2004

Thankyou very much for the fine comment, Linnea!!!!! #865107

Susie Peek-Swint May 10, 2005

I really like the colours and effects on this one Donna ~ nice capture!
.... and a very belated congrats for being placed in the finals :)

regards, susie #1337752

Donna J. Taff May 10, 2005

Thankyou so much for the nice comment, Susie!!!! #1338650

Niels Sandal March 16, 2006

Beautiful colors and composition! The choice of effect is interesting and well done. #2540992

Donna J. Taff March 17, 2006

Thankyou very much, Niels for the great comment!!! #2543452

Terry L. Ellis level-classic March 17, 2006

A belated congrats from me too, Donna! This is very beautifully done! #2543470

Donna J. Taff March 19, 2006

Thanks very much, Terry for the wonderful comment!!! #2550565

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