Bundles of Joy!

© Jean B. Hall

Bundles of Joy!

Uploaded: October 21, 2008


For 3.9 Euros (about $5.85), you could take home a bucketful of happiness from the Marktplatz Flower Market in Karlsruhe, Germany.


Dominick M. Dimacale level-addict October 21, 2008

Lovely florals you have here, Jean.

Dominick #1020683

Pat Gamwell October 21, 2008

This image brings a smile to my face and "warm-fuzzies" to my soul! LOVE it, Jean! #6633183

Karen E. Baumann October 21, 2008

This is a lovely floral image, Jean. I love the bundles and would like to have some at my house! #6633257

Jean B. Hall October 21, 2008

Thank you so very much for your kind comments, Dominick, Pat, and Karen! The flower market was really a joy to see -- and smell! I've also posted a shot of ornamental peppers that I shot there in my gallery, in case you'd like to take a look. #6633281

Nancy (Peaches) Harker October 21, 2008

How BEAUTIFUL, terrific colors and full frame capture!!! #6634098

Michael Lynch October 21, 2008

Absolutely beautiful colors and composition! Well done, Jean!!! #6634141

Jean B. Hall October 21, 2008

Thanks so much, Nancy and Michael. #6634514

Vladan D. Djordjevic October 21, 2008

An excellent image!! #6634679

KARU WIJESUNDARA. A.N.P.A.S. October 21, 2008


KARU. #6635456

Stefania Barbier level-addict October 21, 2008

great pov, colors, and capture! #6635486

Jean B. Hall October 22, 2008

Thanks for your comments, Vladen, Karu, and Stefania. I wish I could send you all a bouquet for your support and kindness! #6635820

Connie J. Bagot October 24, 2008

I love these strong diagonals filled with utterly crisp and beautiful flowers. Great capture. #6652431

Jean B. Hall October 24, 2008

Thanks very much, Connie. I was really glad I remembered to take some of the photos diagonally, as I think they often come out much stronger that way. #6652851

SaMi Martin October 24, 2008

Beautiful image and what a great title! #6655987

Jean B. Hall October 25, 2008

Thank you so much, SaMi. Your supportive comments are much appreciated. #6656907

Terry L. Ellis level-classic October 29, 2008

So fresh, so beautiful, and such rich details, Jean! Wonderfully composed! #6680714

Jean B. Hall October 29, 2008

Thank you for your lovely comment, Terry. I really appreciate it! #6680737

Colleen Farrell October 30, 2008

Fantastic capture, Jean! The color, clarity, detail and composition are all superb! #6681610

Mitch Spence level-classic October 30, 2008

Just delightful. #6683921

Jean B. Hall October 30, 2008

Thank you very much, Colleen and Mitch! #6683941

Jean Lechleiter level-classic November 08, 2008

Love it, Jean! #6725463

Jean B. Hall November 08, 2008

Thanks a lot, Jean! #6725506

Cassie L. Woodlee November 19, 2008

Fantastic find and capture Jean, the comp and clarity are wonderful and I just love all those colors!!!!! #6775922

Jean B. Hall November 20, 2008

Thanks, Cassie, for your encouraging comments! #6777902

Terry L. Ellis level-classic November 25, 2008

So well deserved, Jean! Congratulations on this fantastic finalist! #6805651

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna November 25, 2008

Congratulations on this wonderful finalists!!!!!! Good luck in the next round!!!!! :-) k #6805981

Jean Lechleiter level-classic November 25, 2008

Congrats. on your Finalist! #6806070

Stefania Barbier level-addict November 25, 2008

CONGRATS on your spectacular finalist Jean!!! #6806614

Corinne M. Thompson November 25, 2008

Fabulous capture, Congrats! #6806848

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic November 25, 2008

Congrats. and good luck in the next round.

UB. #6807166

Jean B. Hall November 26, 2008

Thanks so much, Terry, Kitty, Jean, Stefania, Corinne, and Usman. This was a delightful surprise for me -- amd O dee[;u appreciate your support! #6807825

Sam Britt November 26, 2008

Congratulations, Jean! #6808398

Vladan D. Djordjevic November 26, 2008

Congratulations on this terrific finalists, Jean! #6809336

Jean B. Hall November 26, 2008

Thanks very much, Samantha and Vladan, for your kind words! #6810022

Michael Umbreit November 26, 2008

Jean - Congratulations!! - Mike #6812405

Jean B. Hall November 26, 2008

Thanks so much, Mike! #6813617

Jean B. Hall November 27, 2008

Thanks, Sabrina, for your congrats. They are much appreciated! #6814905

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna November 28, 2008

Congratulations on this awesome win, Jean!!!!! :-) ♫ k #6820761

Beverley Scott November 28, 2008

Congratulations on your win for this great image, Jean! #6821221

Sam Britt November 28, 2008

Congratulations on this beautiful 2nd place win, Jean! #6821331

Vladan D. Djordjevic November 28, 2008

Congratulations on your winner, Jean! #6821441

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic November 28, 2008

I am so glad to see this one end up in the winners circle...Congrats. and WTG.

UB. #6821564

Colleen Farrell November 28, 2008

WTG, Jean!! Big congratulations on your win! #6821861

Michael Umbreit November 28, 2008

Jean - Congratulations on your win!! - Mike #6822592

Mary K. Robison November 28, 2008

Gorgeous capture, Jean!
CONGRATULATIONS on your well-deserved win! #6822739

Evy Johansen level-classic November 28, 2008

Lovely!!! Big congratulations on your wonderful win, Jean!! #6823142

Jean B. Hall November 29, 2008

Wow! I'm so surprised -- and just overwhelmed by all your kind and supportive messages.

Thank you so very much, Kitty, Beverly, Samantha, Vladan, Usman, Colleen, Mike, Mary, and Evy.

I can't tell you how much your friendship and encouragement means to me. #6823907

Linda M. Walker November 29, 2008

A beautiful and colorful composition....congratulations! #6824466

Jean B. Hall November 29, 2008

Thanks very much, Linda. I'm thrilled! #6825259

Elida Gutierrez November 29, 2008



A Special Trophy for

"October Winners"


Tarun Bose November 29, 2008

Big congrats for your excellent winner Jean. #6825765

Jean B. Hall November 29, 2008

Thank you very much, Tarun, for your kind words.

And thanks for sending the wonderful trophy photo, Elida. What a thoughtful thing to do! #6826659

Courtenay Vanderbilt November 29, 2008

CONGRATULATIONS Jean!!!! Well deserved winner! #6826810

Donna La Mattino Pagakis November 29, 2008

Congratulations on your win!! This is amazing Jean! #6827108

Jean B. Hall November 29, 2008

Thanks so much, Courtenay and Donna. #6827161

Terry L. Ellis level-classic November 29, 2008

Congratulations, Jean! #6827231

Jean B. Hall November 29, 2008

Thanks very much, Terry! #6827436

Barbara Waldoch level-classic December 02, 2008

Fantastic capture, congratulations, Jean! #6840919

Jean B. Hall December 02, 2008

Thanks for your kind words, Barbara. #6840970

RC Fritz December 18, 2008

Fantastic floral image and composition. Congratulations on your WINNER, Jean!! #6909153

Jean B. Hall December 18, 2008

Thanks very much, RC! #6909774

Mitch Spence level-classic June 16, 2009

The dof here is amazing, Jean, and it's a beautifully seen shot. I love that sign included here and the little corner of paving stones. #7637055

Jean B. Hall June 16, 2009

Thanks very much. I took SO many pictures here. It was a wonderful place to wander around. #7637256

Stanley C. Sims July 14, 2009

A winner for sure Jean. The 3.90 sign, is the capper. Congrats. #7739286

Jean B. Hall July 14, 2009

Thanks so much, Stanley! #7739858

Songbird Cline level-classic September 06, 2009

stunning! so crisp and clear! beautiful and joyful! #7921177

Jean B. Hall September 07, 2009

Thank you for your kind words, Songbird. #7921396

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