Uploaded: July 25, 2008 10:49:58



Exif: F Number: 3.5, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/60 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 80, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 7.40 mm, Model: Canon PowerShot G9


Brinn MacDougall July 25, 2008

I can see why this is someone's's a stunner, Patrick! #967314

Donna La Mattino Pagakis July 25, 2008

Impressive Patrick, amazing colors and details. Outstanding image, best of luck!! A fav for me too!!!! #6230181

Patrick Rouzes July 25, 2008

Thank You, Brinn & Donna!!! I appreciate your kindness!!!
Actually, I cannot see the favourites on my computer. There is s/t wrong & I can't fix. I also cannot get or see the "Recent Entries" either, which I miss very much. I cannot get a few other options but I miss those two the most. #6230208

Patrick Rouzes July 25, 2008

Also I will try to find the tail of the black horse! #6230211

Nancy (Peaches) Harker July 25, 2008

Patrick I was having problems a couple days this week also not being able to see ANY photos on BP, seems to be working on and off f or me.
The fav, sometimes it shows, sometimes it doen't.

This is AWSOME with super detail, color and clarity!! #6230228

Patrick Rouzes July 25, 2008

Thanks Peaches. MIne has been this way for some time now. Hope you get yours fixed! #6230244

Daniella Puente July 25, 2008

Hey Patrick what a great close up, I love the way this is on the frame and POV... #6230250

Rajeev 270293 Kashyap July 25, 2008

Wonderful image, colours, clarity, lighting & details Patrick! Fantastic Job! #6230255

Maria Warren level-classic July 25, 2008

Had to add this to my favorites :) its so beautiful great details and color I loooove it #6230358

Renata Gusciora July 25, 2008

Amazing details and clarity,Patrick!Super macro! #6230388

Patrick Rouzes July 25, 2008

Thank you Daniella,Rajeev, maria, & Renata!!! #6230400

Lynne Morris level-classic July 25, 2008

Wow what a fantastic macro Patrick, beautiful colours and details. #6230420

Mike Clime July 25, 2008

Very stunning, Patrick! Great colors and detail! #6230599

Patrick Rouzes July 25, 2008

Thank You, Lynne & Mike!!! #6230624

Tiia Vissak July 25, 2008

great colors, details & framing! #6230692

Melissa G. Meiselman July 25, 2008

Patrick, this is a wonderful close up with sharp details, great lighting and terrific composition!!! #6230708

Heidi Knight July 25, 2008

Love the purpelish/blue color with the offwhite center.
Wonderful floral/macro here Patrick! #6230735

Robyn A. Terrell July 25, 2008

Gorgeous color and outstanding detail!! #6230876

July 25, 2008

Great capture and detail, it looks like it should be underwater! #6230882

Sam Britt July 25, 2008

Fantastic details & color, Patrick! #6230923

Melissa McCabe July 25, 2008

Love these details, and great comp : ) -mm #6230991

Vladan D. Djordjevic July 25, 2008

A wonderful image taken with terrific colors, fantastic details, clarity, lighting, great comp. Super work, my friend! #6231107

Jessica Jenney July 25, 2008

Gorgeous color, detail and composition, Patrick!!! #6231149

Kathleen Rinker July 25, 2008

Fantastic, wonderful detail, color and presentation, lovely image Patrick!! #6231172

Laurie Daily level-deluxe July 25, 2008

Oh Patrick, this is exceptional in color and details...I am always so happy to catch up with you. And it never seems often enough for me. I keep thinking that I am on vacation and I should have more time...I think it is time to put retirement in motion! #6231215

Tamara K. Walker level-classic July 25, 2008

Outstanding details. #6231280

Shelly A. Van Camp level-classic July 25, 2008

Very Pretty..nice colors and details, my friend! #6231346

Joseph N. DiGilio July 25, 2008

Outstanding color and detail make this a very appealing image Patrick. Good work. #6231362

July 25, 2008

WOW! #6231437

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna July 25, 2008

Holy Moly, LR1!!!!! This is a phenomenal image!!!!!! OUTSTANDING!~!!!~! ♫ k #6231452

Patrick Rouzes July 25, 2008

Thanks everyone!!! I had this shot for weeks but since it was my first clematis captrue I had no idea if it was good or bad or ugly or beautiful!!! Glad I posted it now.Thanks again!!! #6231494

Patrick Rouzes July 25, 2008

Will try to find the horse's tail later!!! #6231497

Janet Daniel July 25, 2008

Absolutely gorgeous Clematis macro, Patrick!
Your gift is waiting for you. LOL #6231556

Patrick Rouzes July 25, 2008

Thanks,Janet!!! #6231564

Joan Powell July 25, 2008

Such pretty colors , I wish I would have bought clematis this year , instead I got mandavilla . They're tough to grow , need lots of sun . Anyway pretty , pretty . #6231813

Amber J. Skene July 25, 2008

GORGEOUS!!!! The color, comp, lighing, and details are FANTASTIC!! Beautiful Patrick!! #6231859

Brett Dolsen July 26, 2008

Awesome colours and details Patrick!!Brett #6232231

Hendrik Storme July 26, 2008

Just gorgeous,Patrick!!! #6232479

Sharon July 26, 2008

Amazing macro, Patrick! You have an amazing gallery as well. Beautiful photos :) #6233115

Sue Marshall July 26, 2008

I love the colour of this Clematis Patrick and the details and clarity are remarkable!! well done my friend :-)
Hey you still don't have a tail!! LOL #6233426

Erika Haight July 26, 2008

Perfection Patrick!! Says Winner all over it! #6233962

Tammy Espino July 26, 2008

Surely this one is worth a button or two :) Beautiful! #6234085

Patrick Rouzes July 26, 2008

Many thanks,Joan,Amber,Brett,Hendrik,Sharon,Sue,erika & Tammy!!! Hope you are right, erika & Tammy!!! #6234111

Gail R. Schuett July 26, 2008

vibriant and striking..beautifully done Patrick.Gail #6234460

Jennifer L. Alder July 27, 2008

WOW! Gorgeous floral, Patrick, with excellent details and a great pov. Love that purple :) #6236015

Eugenio Diaz July 27, 2008

wow! simply beautiful! #6236452

Eivor Kuchta July 28, 2008

Wonderful close-up of this clematis, Patrick! Outstanding job! #6240893

Inge S. Lasmana July 29, 2008

Great lighting and details, Patrick! #6243261

Michelle L. Frick July 29, 2008

Wow - well, you got me - they are all so outstanding, I'm a bit stumped at my fave! I thought it was the second one (the one right after this), but now I am maybe thinking this one! #6247638

Laura L. Gonzales level-classic July 30, 2008

Fantastic color and details Patrick!! Awesome macro. So sharp and clear. What a beauty!! Superb work!!!! Have a great day!! Laura #6252087

Amalia Sylvia Arriaga Salinas level-classic July 31, 2008

Beautiful details and colors Patrick!,
Amalia #6254142

Sandra R. Alvey August 02, 2008

Sheesh Big Bro, did you climb IN the flower to take this one?? Fantastic macro bro! Love all the work you do!!

Le Sis #6261248

Karen Engelbreth August 21, 2008

Congrats on your finalist, Patrick! #6343642

Sue Marshall August 21, 2008

Congrats Patrick on your beautiful Finalist!! :-) #6343709

Jessica Jenney August 21, 2008

Congrats, Patrick on your amazing finalist! #6343759

Margaret R. Barry August 21, 2008

Congratulations on you fantastic finalist, Patrick! #6343766

Nadya Johnson August 21, 2008

Congratulations on your wonderful finalist, Patrick! #6344060

Kathleen Rinker August 21, 2008

Huge congrats Patrick!! #6344590

Judy V. Kennamer level-classic August 21, 2008

Wonderful photo Patrick!!! Congrats!!!! #6344617

Colleen Farrell August 21, 2008

WTG, Patrick, congrats on a well-deserved finalist! #6344624

Jennifer L. Alder August 21, 2008

CONGRATS, Patrick, on this super finalist image :) #6344708

A P August 21, 2008

Congrats Patrick. Good luck in the next round #6344719

Janet McNeil level-classic August 21, 2008

Congratulations, Patrick and good luck!! #6344761

Janet Daniel August 21, 2008

Woohoo, Patrick! WTG! A big congrats! :-) #6344957

Nancy (Peaches) Harker August 21, 2008

HUGE Congrats and best of luck in the next round! #6344958

Barbara Waldoch level-classic August 21, 2008

Congratulations on this outstanding Finalist, Patrick! #6345037

Sam Britt August 21, 2008

Congratulations, beautiful finalist, Patrick! #6345254

Deb Koskovich August 21, 2008

Congrats, Patrick!! #6345740

JO ANN CLEVELAND August 21, 2008

Congratulations on your finalist Patrick!
Go on and go for the gold!

jo ann c. #6345754

Agnes Fegan level-deluxe August 21, 2008

Congratulations on your beautiful finalist ! #6346088

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna August 21, 2008

WOOHOO!!!!! Another Congratulations on this finalist, Son!!!!! #6346210

Amber J. Skene August 21, 2008

Congrats on your finalist! #6346297

Bill Knaps August 21, 2008

Congrats on your well deserved Finalist Patrick. Bill #6346325

Terry L. Ellis level-classic August 21, 2008

A dazzling finalist, Patrick! Congratulations! #6346569

Susan M. Hembree August 21, 2008

I knew this one was a winner, Patrick! Congrats my friend on your awesome finalist! #6346930

Debra R. Harder August 21, 2008

WTG, Patrick! BIG CONGRATS on this SUPERB finalist! Deb #6346965

Melissa G. Meiselman August 21, 2008

Congratulations on this outstanding finalist, Patrick!!! WTG!!!!!!! #6347054

Eugenio Diaz August 21, 2008

Congratulations on your Finalist! #6347310

Mary K. Robison August 21, 2008

Congratulations, Patrick! Gorgeous finalist! #6348192

Renee Doyle August 22, 2008

WTG Patrick!! Congratulations! #6348721

Dr Silly level-classic August 22, 2008

Patrick, beautiful finalist. Congrats. :O)

Vladan D. Djordjevic August 22, 2008

Amazing finalist!!! Big congratulations, Patrick! #6349793

Susan M. Campbell August 22, 2008

Way to go!!! Congrats. #6350098

Daniella Puente August 22, 2008

Congratulations Patrick!!! #6350164

Tamara K. Walker level-classic August 22, 2008


Sylvia Rossler August 22, 2008

Big congrats on this beautiful floral finalist Patrick :o) #6350946

Eivor Kuchta August 22, 2008

Congratulations on your superb finalist, and good luck in the next round, Patrick!! #6350982

Gary Lange August 22, 2008

Patrick, what a terrific presentation here!! Wonderful color, clarity, and comp. Surely a winner...Many congrats and good luck!!! #6351264

frank w. degenhardt August 22, 2008

A well deserving beautiful picture, congratulations on making the finals, good luck in the next round. #6351312

isabel C. Zepeda level-classic August 22, 2008


Congratulations on your 3 finals, very happy for you.

Ysa... #6351803

Mike Clime August 22, 2008

Congratulations on your finalist! #6351874

Laurie Daily level-deluxe August 22, 2008

This is such a beauty, Patrick, a big congratulations on your wonderful finalist!!! #6352042

Daiana Kelly August 22, 2008

Congratulation Patrick! Gorgeous capture as always. #6353235

Ken Smith level-classic August 22, 2008

Great focus, Patrick and congrats to you!! #6353480

Donna La Mattino Pagakis August 22, 2008

It's great to see this again Patrick!! Congratulations on a stunning finalist! #6353737

Tammy Espino August 22, 2008

Missed this one! Congrats Paddy!!!!! YaY #6353837

Tammy Espino August 22, 2008

Missed this one! Congrats Paddy!!!!! YaY #6353838

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe August 23, 2008

Congrats Patrick on this Outstanding Finalist!! Jeff #6354750

Renata Gusciora August 23, 2008

Big congratulations on this beautiful finalist,Patrick!!! #6355353

Mitch Spence level-classic August 23, 2008

Congratulations, Patrick. It's a beauty. #6355454

Anita Hogue August 23, 2008

Another beautiful image, Patrick! Congratulations on all your finalist! #6355896

Philippe Vieux-Jeanton August 23, 2008

Zee perfect DOF!! Bravo Patrick!! #6356090

Jennifer L. Taranto August 23, 2008

I love that deep purple!! Congrats!! #6356108

Tamera S. Phillips August 23, 2008

Congrats on the beautiful finalist! #6356653

Dianna Hauf August 23, 2008

Doin' a snoopy dance for ya Patrick!!! WTG on this gorgeous, gorgeously detailed & colorful clematis!!! You rock! Congratulations!!!!! #6357144

Kate Jackson August 24, 2008

Congrats Patrick on this and all your lovely finalists! #6358142

Erica Murphy level-deluxe August 24, 2008

Congratulations on your beautiful finalist Patrick! #6359293

Kristi A. Howson August 24, 2008

A stunning beauty Patrick! Congratulations and best of luck in the next round! #6360881

Alison Krylowski August 25, 2008

Congratulations, Patrick!! #6365189

Laura L. Gonzales level-classic August 25, 2008

YIPEEEEEEEEE!!!!!!!! Congrats on another beautiful Finalist Patrick!!!! I love the color and detail!! It really stands out!!!! Laura #6367295

Kathy L. Clark August 25, 2008

Oh Patrick this is gorgeous. Congrats on a stunning finaist. #6367826

Cassie L. Woodlee August 26, 2008

WTG my friend WOW I am so happy for you. CONGRATS!!!!!!! #6370548

Amy M. Wilson August 26, 2008

Gorgeous colors and detail, congratulations on your beautiful finalist, Patrick! #6371480

Beverley Scott August 26, 2008

Congratulations on a stunning finalist. You got the trifecta this month, Patrick! #6372231

ALLEN O. HOWARD August 27, 2008

Congratulations Patrick!

ALLEN O. HOWARD August 27, 2008

Congratulations Patrick!

Gail Vitikacs level-classic August 27, 2008

No surprise on this beauty! Congratulations Patrick! #6377425

anonymous August 31, 2008

Congratulatioons Patrick on this outstanding Macro finalist! B- #6391011

Jean Lechleiter level-classic December 05, 2008

This is so beautiful, such intense colour and great light too. Sincere congratulations! #6857135

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