Uploaded: May 03, 2005 23:48:11


Painting with light:
aperture F-4, shutter 1/40, lens- at 44mm, location- inside-using single 60 watt bulb for side lighting with covered filter.


Dan Holm May 04, 2005

Elegant...and awesome, Gunther! BEAUTIFUL lighting and capture! #244594

Gunther Allen May 04, 2005

Thank you Dan - I appreciate your commenting! -G #1317509

Rob Bishop May 04, 2005

Wow! This is great, Gunther. I don't really get into flowers often, but this is a real artictic gem.

Rob #1317514

Gunther Allen May 04, 2005

Hey Thanks Rob! Last year my lilies didn't do so well, and this year with all the rain they are awesome. Had to get a picture of one. No enhancements on this photo - just pick 'em, a little light, and my Nikon! Sweet - Thanks Again -G #1317519

S J May 04, 2005

Masterful delicacy and beauty!! Fantastic lighting and composition, Gunther!! Superb shot that is a Real Joy to View!! #1317600

Gunther Allen May 04, 2005

Thank you Sanjay! Equally enjoyable is viewing your personal gallery. I'm a real fan of your work and the beauty of your abstracts! -G #1318657

Claudia Kuhn level-classic May 04, 2005

Really radiant Gunther!! Beautiful lighting. #1318939

Gunther Allen May 04, 2005

Thank you Claudia! #1318958

Casey A. Hanson May 11, 2005

Truly outstanding, Gunther! Love the tones! I bet we see this again :0) #1339998

Bill Houghton May 14, 2005

Outstanding shot Gunther. Great all around. Good work. #1352020

Gunther Allen May 14, 2005

Thank you William and Casey! #1352024

Deborah Sandidge June 21, 2005

Love the golden tones, congratulations Gunther! #1500944

S J June 22, 2005

Congratulations on this gorgeous Finalist, Gunther!! #1504128

Tammy McAllister June 22, 2005

The lighting on this is just beautiful Gunther, Congratulations on your wonderful finalist and good luck in the next round!
Tootles #1504165

Gunther Allen June 22, 2005

Thank you Tammy - fingers are crossed...And, thank you Sanjay and Deborah! #1504550

Jennifer Rennison June 22, 2005

Wow, Gunther, the lighting is awesome on this image!! Love the tones, congratulations on this beautiful finalist!! #1505276

Don Johnson level-classic June 22, 2005

Love the elegant nature of this photo . . . and the wonderful color/light. #1506133

Gunther Allen June 22, 2005

I appreciate your comments Jennifer and Don! Thank you - G #1507968

Danilo Piccioni June 23, 2005

So wonderful!!!!!! I am really happy for you! very deserved win! #1508692

Gunther Allen June 23, 2005

Why thank you Italian Eye! The El Nino gave us a great season for flowers this year! -G #1508700

Donna L. Cuic June 23, 2005

Gorgeous lighting Gunther. Congratulations!
~Donna #1509075

Patricia A. Kuniega June 23, 2005

Congratulations Gunther! I would have made this the grand prize winner, but I'm not in charge! ; ) It's really a superb work of art! #1509096

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe June 23, 2005

Congrats on this well deserved win Gunther! Jeff #1509265

Judith G. Secco June 23, 2005

Just beautiful and so elegant! Congratulations, Gunther. #1509628

Laura Clay-Ballard June 23, 2005

how did I miss this one!???? fabulous!! congrats on your win #1509677

Marie Fields June 23, 2005

Congratulations on your win, Gunther! Fantastic and elegant image! So well done!!! #1509816

Diane Addonizio level-classic June 23, 2005

congratulations! #1509894

Laura E. OConnor June 23, 2005


Gunther Allen June 23, 2005

I'm honored and humbled by all your wonderful comments. I do appreciate everyone's support, and Patricia that was very kind of you to say! Thank you all! #1510283

Casey A. Hanson June 23, 2005

I knew this was a winner, Gunther! So glad to see it again. Way to go! Congrats! :0) #1510364

Kathy Shogren June 23, 2005

Congrats Gunther on this well-deserved win! Beautiful piece of work. Love the lighting. #1510590

Gunther Allen June 23, 2005

Thanks Casey and Kathy. I'm very happy this was so well received! -G #1510792

Jennifer Rennison June 23, 2005

Congratulations, Gunther, on this beautiful win! #1510832

Deborah Sandidge June 23, 2005

Congratulations, Gunther -- a gorgeous win! #1511543

Ermanno Radice June 23, 2005

Congratulations on your win , Gunther!
Wonderful work!! #1511855

Murry Grigsby June 23, 2005

Congratulations on your beautiful floral image and win Gunther!! #1513005

Allan L. Whitehead June 24, 2005

Gunther, congratulations on your win in last month's contest in the 'Flowers' category. It's very richly deserved, my friend - Allan #1513997

S J June 24, 2005

Congratulations on this outstanding WIN, Gunther!! #1514651

Dolores Neilson June 24, 2005

What magnificent lighting Gunther! Amazing image! I love it! Congrats! #1516784

Claudia Kuhn level-classic June 24, 2005

Awesome lighting Gunther, congrats!! #1516960

Cathy Barrows June 24, 2005

congrats...love the light #1517159

Evy Johansen level-classic June 24, 2005

Wow - beautiful light! Many congratulations on a well deserved win, Gunther! #1517213

Mette Vendelboe Allison level-classic June 25, 2005

Great lighting, great pic, congrats! #1518105

Colette M. Metcalf June 26, 2005

Congratulations to you Gunther!!! Beautiful! #1520769

Roseann E. Dreasher January 05, 2006

Fabulous image! Congrats!! #2256550

Donna La Mattino Pagakis February 16, 2007

Gunther~ this is stunning!!! A belated congratulations on this creative winning image!! #3956338

Gunther Allen February 18, 2007

Thank you so much for you recent comments on several of my photos! It is very much appreciated!-G #3962554

Candice L. Carter March 31, 2008

Breathtaking! Exquisite cut and capture! #5724671

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