~Thoughts of Summer~

Uploaded: May 01, 2008 02:48:05


My thoughts seem to be a season ahead this year. All winter I was thinking of spring. Now it is spring I'm thinking of summer. (LOL).

Just some fun with a beach towel, flip flops and starfish. Had to purchase some new items to get my creativity flowing again.

Category: Details and Macro

Exif: F Number: 11, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/60 seconds, ISO: 100, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 105.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS DIGITAL REBEL XTi


Dominick M. Dimacale level-addict May 01, 2008

A lovely imviting image you have here, Marcie.

Dominick #912341

Carolyn M. Fletcher level-deluxe May 01, 2008

Love it!!! Great stock shot! #5866061

Nikki McDonald level-classic May 01, 2008

The colors are perfect and this couldn't say "summer" any more perfectly, Marcie. Lovely set up. #5866094

Anna Diederich May 01, 2008

Great shot, Marcie! Beautiful color and detail. This one screams summer! :) #5866096

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe May 01, 2008

Excellent job with this Marcie! Jeff #5866288

Renee Doyle level-classic May 01, 2008

Straight in to my faves Marcie!!!! Wonderful setup and beautifully presented!! #5866358

Roxanne M. Bubar May 01, 2008

Marcie, gorgeous vivid colors.
Creative and beautiful presentation. #5866542

Sharon King May 01, 2008

I just love all the textures!! Fantastic image Marcie! #5866662

Murry Grigsby May 01, 2008

Nice setup and colors Marcie! Let's hit the beach :0) #5867279

Amy JACKSON level-classic May 01, 2008

Wonderful image, Marcie! Love the colors and composition!! #5867345

Marcie A. Fowler May 02, 2008

Thanks for the comments everyone. #5874342

aaaaa bbbbb May 02, 2008

You always seem to capture tack sharp detail.

Great colors and composition.

I have about five star fish I need to do something with. #5875625

Vladan D. Djordjevic May 02, 2008

Terrific photo! fantastic colors, textures, lines, details, clarity, comp. #5875639

Corinne M. Thompson May 07, 2008

Fabulous image Marcie! I hope you are finally getting some spring weather now! #5896017

Marcie A. Fowler May 07, 2008

Thanks so much for the comments everyone. #5897295

Martha N. Church May 09, 2008

Such a unique and imaginative image. I love it ! #5906345

Evy Johansen level-classic May 10, 2008

Big congratulations on your beautiful POTD,Marcie! #5907044

Stanley J. Contrades May 10, 2008

Stan #5907046

Mary K. Robison May 10, 2008

Congratulations on your POTD, Marcie!
Definitely gets thoughts of summer in the head! #5907065

Denise Denomy May 10, 2008

Wonderfully creative SL capture, Marcie! Fantastic comp., color & clarity! CONGRATULATIONS ON YOUR POTD!!! :0) #5907073

Kathy Radford May 10, 2008

I missed this one. When you have an artistic and creative eye, even the most simplest of items make for a stunning photo. Congrats on this. Kathy in NH #5907099

Sharon Sawyer May 10, 2008

Congratulations on your POTD, Marcie. Awesome photo...first day wearing my sandals today but not warm enough for that beach towel yet. I love checking into your gallery to see what compos you have created. Love the colors and themes. Front page magazine material if you ask me! #5907108

Avril Young May 10, 2008

wow outstanding creative shot!
love the colours...congrats! #5907109

Katarina Mansson May 10, 2008

What a wonderful image! Congratulations on the POTD! #5907130

Melinda F. Schneider level-classic May 10, 2008

Hooray Marcie! Wonderful colors in a wonderful image--Congrats on POTD!! #5907158

Chris Ebben May 10, 2008

Very well thought up, purchased, taken & presented. I wish we were going into summer instead of winter. Very good work=^..^= #5907182

Susan Jane Allen level-classic May 10, 2008

Wonderful work, Marcie--this image is perfect in every way! #5907220

Les Rhoades level-classic May 10, 2008

Congrats on your POTD selection! #5907255

Dr Silly level-classic May 10, 2008

Marcie, congratulations on your wonderful POTD. :O) #5907292

Elina May 10, 2008

Congratulations on your beautiful and creative EP and POTD!!!. ;)
-Elina #5907317

Wally Orlowsky May 10, 2008

Congratulations on this marvelous POTD, Marcie!!! #5907365

Jessica Jenney May 10, 2008

Congratulations, Marcie on your wonderful POTD! #5907377

Marcie A. Fowler May 10, 2008

Thanks everyone . . . I completely missed seeing it as POTD. I'm happy it got that thought as it is one of my all time favortie images. #5907392

Diane Dupuis May 10, 2008

Yippee! COngrats Marcie! #5907401

Josselyne Klecanda May 10, 2008

Beautiful,love it.congrats. #5907412

Laura Clay-Ballard May 10, 2008

beautiful shot! congrats! #5907434

Kathy L. Clark May 10, 2008

Marcie you did fabulous job on this image. Congrats on your beautiful POTD. #5907439

Nadya Johnson May 10, 2008

Terrific capture, Marcie! Congratulations on your Photo of the Day! #5907444

Nikki McDonald level-classic May 10, 2008

A well deserved splash for this terrific capture, Marcie. Congratulations for the POTD #5907445

Linda D. Lester level-classic May 10, 2008

Congratulations on this beauty!!! #5907447

Vicki L. Filippin May 10, 2008

Ohhh, I was in that special place just a year ago last week
GREAT creative work and execution, Marcie. Super congrats on the EFP and now POTD. Absolutely beautiful image!!
Here's to hanging on for just a FEW more weeks.
~Vicki #5907453

Shirley A. Kinney May 10, 2008

Great image,Marcie. Great composition. Love the color. Really makes me want to go to the beach.. Contratulations on your POTD. #5907501


Creative and beautiful presentation, awesome colors!

Congrats on POTD, and good luck at the end of the month for a finalist/winner Marcie

jo ann c #5907509

Ann Mulholland May 10, 2008

great shot Marcie! I just love the colors...
Ann #5907532

Laurence Saliba level-classic May 10, 2008

A BIG Congrats Marcie!!! #5907562

Judy V. Kennamer level-classic May 10, 2008

So beautiful Marcie!! Congrats on your POTD! Well deserved!! Summer in Maine is wonderful -- I can definitely see why you look forward to it! #5907569

Deborah C. Lewinson level-addict May 10, 2008

Very effective image, Marcie, congrats on your POTD!

Debby #5907608

Lisa J. Boulden level-classic May 10, 2008

Fabulous POTD, Marcie!
~Lisa #5907623

Susan Fox May 10, 2008

Congratulations on your POTD Marcie! #5907645

Lynne Morris level-classic May 10, 2008

Fantastic image Marcie, Huge Congratulations on this wonderful POTD. #5907649

Tonya R. Boles May 10, 2008

Congrats on your potd. #5907662

Ronald F. Fischer May 10, 2008

Wonderful POTD!!! This brings a smile to my face, which is sorely needed since I am looking out of my living room window right now and it is snowing!! So much for "global warming"!! #5907697

Leslie McLain level-deluxe May 10, 2008

Congrats on your very creative POTD. #5907714

Bojan Bencic level-classic May 10, 2008

Congratulations on your POTD! Beautiful image with great colors and mood. #5907717

Kara L. Hendricks May 10, 2008

Congratulations Marcie!! Inspired!! #5907736

Melissa Papaj May 10, 2008

Great shot! Congrats on POTD! #5907769

Linda Blair May 10, 2008

Awesome capture...love the bright colors and great detail...congrats on POTD!!!!! ☺ #5907826

Guy D. Biechele level-classic May 10, 2008

Fantastic image, Marcie! Congratulations on your POTD!! #5907879

Cesar J. La Rosa May 10, 2008

Congratulations on this very well-deserved POTD, Marcie!!! This is a beautiful photograph; the elements you used, the composition, the lighting which seems to make the colors even more vivid and the wonderful detail that enhances the textures you have captured so well. I'm very happy to see your excellent work has been recognized.
Cesar #5907881

May 10, 2008

Living by the beach, I can relate to this photo - the colors are perfect! A very relaxing shot! #5907943

RC Fritz May 10, 2008

Excellent work here, Marcie! Well deserved POTD!! Very, very creative!! Big Congrats!!! #5907995

Cheryl E. Molennor May 10, 2008

Beautiful colors and detail. Congratulations #5908034

Philippe Vieux-Jeanton May 10, 2008

Very well done! Gongratulations on your POTD, Marcie!!! #5908102

Amy JACKSON level-classic May 10, 2008

Congratulations on your POTD, Marcie!!! :) #5908121

Naintara Jain May 10, 2008

So happy to see this in my mailbox, it was 43 deg Celsius here and this was actually cooling!
Very well thought out.


Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-deluxe May 10, 2008

Very nice colors and design Marcie, congratulations on your potd! #5908183

Colleen Farrell May 10, 2008

Fabulous still life! Congrats on your POTD! #5908203

Carla Metzler May 10, 2008

Congratulations on your POTD! :D #5908211

Jim Miotke level-addict My Courses May 10, 2008

Lovely! Way to go, Marcie! I love the color combination. #5908472

Kathleen R. Struckle May 10, 2008

Great colours. Congrats on you wonderful POTD!! #5908477

Tiia Vissak May 11, 2008

Congratulations! #5909135

Carol Teal May 11, 2008

Marcie, this is wonderful! I love the blues (it just looks so summery to me) and the comp and items you used. Great clarity and detail! Congrats on your POTD!

I read where Ronald F says it is snowing in May (I will have to look to see where Ronald is) and just wanted to mention how nice and warm it is in FL now. I could have used that soft towel and those flip-flops after Justin and I got out of the pool today! The pool reached 81 degrees today and felt nice even though we have had a brisk breeze all day (but it has been warm). :) #5911053

Cheryl Meisel May 11, 2008

Such a pretty shot! The color contrast are so nice!
BIG CONGRATS on your wins with this one!
Cherylm #5911148

Vicki Hunt May 12, 2008

Congrats on this great, fun POTD! #5912201

Corinne M. Thompson May 12, 2008

Congrats on your POTD Marcie!!! #5912810

May 12, 2008

CONGRATULATIONS Marcie, I love the colors. #5913057

Terry L. Ellis level-classic May 12, 2008

A vibrant and beautiful POTD, Marcie! Congratulations! #5913195

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe May 12, 2008

Congrats Marcie on this Outstanding and Well Deserved POTD!! Jeff #5914502

Daniella Puente May 12, 2008

Excellent composition and combination of colors Marcie, wonderful POTD!!! #5914820

Marina Moore May 16, 2008

Congratulations on your POTD!!!! This is truly fantastic! Beautiful contrast of colors and great clarity. GREAT setup! Excellent work Marcie! :))) #5930822

Mary Timman June 19, 2008

Love the blues in this. Just a really stunning image. Congratulations! #6079246

Daniella Puente June 19, 2008

Excellent finalist Marcie!!!!!!!!! #6079345

Corinne M. Thompson June 19, 2008

Congrats on your Finalist Marcie! #6079369

Michelle L. Frick June 19, 2008

Congratulations Marcie!! #6080119

Leslie McLain level-deluxe June 19, 2008

Congrats on your wonderful finalist! #6080386

Bojan Bencic level-classic June 19, 2008

Congratulations, Marcie! #6080759

Colleen Farrell June 19, 2008

Congrats, Marcie! #6082038

Katarina Mansson June 20, 2008

This is such a perfect summer picture. Congratulations for the second well-deserved badge Marcie! #6083775

Vladan D. Djordjevic June 20, 2008

A Winner! Congratulations on this fantastic photo! #6084122

Murry Grigsby June 20, 2008

Congrats on your super image and win Marcie!! #6085892

Bojan Bencic level-classic June 20, 2008

Congratulations, Marcie! #6086614

Judy V. Kennamer level-classic June 20, 2008

Congrats Marcie!!!! #6086752

Joannie Bertucci level-classic June 20, 2008

Congratulations Marcie on your win of this colorful, fun summer image! #6086844

Susan Fox June 20, 2008

Congratulations Marcie :-) #6086943

Bob Cournoyer level-classic June 20, 2008

Way to go, Marcie!! #6086980

Claudia Kuhn level-classic June 20, 2008

Terrific win Marcie, congratulations! #6087226

Elida Gutierrez June 20, 2008

The Golden Cup
A Special Trophy for
"The May Winners" #6087853

Renee Doyle level-classic June 20, 2008

Love this!!! Big congratulations on this wonderful win Marcie!! #6088091

Les Rhoades level-classic June 21, 2008

Congratulations on your winning photo!

Colette M. Metcalf June 21, 2008

CONGRATULATIONS, Marcie!!!! #6088833

Laurence Saliba level-classic June 21, 2008


Sharon Day level-classic June 21, 2008

Fantastic shot, Marcie!!! How's this doing you know where? Looks very promising! Big congratulations!!! #6090694

Terry L. Ellis level-classic June 21, 2008

An excellent win, Marcie! Huge congratulations! #6090759

Leslie McLain level-deluxe June 22, 2008

Congratulations on your wonderful winner. #6092958

Michelle R. Kovach June 23, 2008

Congratulations Marcie! #6097711

Wally Orlowsky June 24, 2008

Congratulations on this wonferfully conceived executed winner, Marcie! #6100630

Marina Moore June 28, 2008

Congratulations Marcie!!! This is amazing!!! :) #6118401

Dr Silly level-classic July 02, 2008

Congratulations Marcie on your 2ND GOLD for this photo. :O)

Dominick M. Dimacale level-addict July 06, 2008

Congratulations Marcie on your Double Win.

Dominick #6146714

Guy D. Biechele level-classic July 06, 2008

Congrats on your win Marcie! Wonderful summer image. #6147172

July 15, 2008

love the colours , excellent photo #6182234

Louise Souchereau January 27, 2012

Beautiful composition and great colors, bravo Marcie #9950294

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