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deavilin 11 340 1 United Kingdom
3 Feb 2006 5:25AM
Superb, love the colours and the detailSmile

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JouŠo Plus
12 56 Finland
3 Feb 2006 5:40AM
beautiful........

Jouko
atreglia 11 3 Italy
3 Feb 2006 5:41AM
simply lovely.
click
alex
panda 11 5 1 England
3 Feb 2006 5:42AM
Love the colours here, nice image.

Phil
3 Feb 2006 5:45AM
Lovely image enhanced by the background colours.
John
Dennie 11 260 United Kingdom
3 Feb 2006 5:51AM
I think its a very lovely image. Well composed and i love the gradient background. Lovely presentation. Denise x
simont 12 2.2k 4 England
3 Feb 2006 5:54AM
Stunning
Anne
Kim Walton 12 145 30 United Kingdom
3 Feb 2006 5:57AM
All Said,well done
ericfaragh 12 131 1 United Kingdom
3 Feb 2006 6:00AM
Good background for it, nice shot.
sunshot 11 24 United Kingdom
3 Feb 2006 6:03AM
superb image well taken.
akh Plus
12 1.2k 5 United Kingdom
3 Feb 2006 6:05AM
Nicely lit flower and the BG works well with it.
Tony
RichardB 11 328 United Kingdom
3 Feb 2006 6:06AM
Lovely - superb colour use Smile
MoWiz 10 114 United Kingdom
3 Feb 2006 6:29AM
excellent work, love the presentation
MO
annefromleo 10 11 1 United Kingdom
3 Feb 2006 6:29AM
this is lovely and works on all counts
Well done
Anne
terry_cavner 11 332 United Kingdom
3 Feb 2006 6:31AM
OH YEAH Skye.....This is a Pure Belter...well Done
ginz04 12 281 19 United Kingdom
3 Feb 2006 6:31AM
gprgeous - love the flower, bg and frame well put together. ian
franken Plus
13 3.8k 4 Wales
3 Feb 2006 7:02AM
Excellent colour,detail and composition to this.

Ken
lizziew 11 5
3 Feb 2006 7:11AM
this is a beautiful image, love the pastel colour and the b/g very well put together........................liz
pcjackso Junior Member 10 7
3 Feb 2006 7:31AM
Gorgeous image.love the colours
Pauline
3 Feb 2006 7:37AM
Great experiment, it works for me. Sam says I must try something else other than black velvet, people will be getting bored with the same shots all the time! and perhaps this result will prompt me to take action
Love it
Mike
Tom_H 11 48 1 United Kingdom
3 Feb 2006 7:47AM
Great shot, well done
MarkyMarc 11 498 Canada
3 Feb 2006 7:54AM
The background really makes the shot, I don't think a black one would have been as good.

Marc
Beardy 11 79 United Kingdom
3 Feb 2006 8:00AM
excellent work

paul
vparmar 11 7 United Kingdom
3 Feb 2006 8:11AM
lovely colours and nice image - like the frame

vinny
ann_g 12 19 United Kingdom
3 Feb 2006 8:12AM
Love the background and frame, beautiful flower, beautifully taken.

Ann Smile
Rayner 11 England
3 Feb 2006 8:20AM
a deserved RC,well done nice work.
3 Feb 2006 8:25AM
great composition and colour
samantha
BerthaDBluze 11 19
3 Feb 2006 8:41AM
This is beautiful! Wonderful colors and detail in the flower. And I love the background...and frame! Smile
TessC 10 1 Ireland
3 Feb 2006 9:01AM
Absolutely stunning, Love the gradiant used and the simplicity Wink Fitting title. Well done Skye.
User_Removed 11 32 United Kingdom
3 Feb 2006 9:06AM
Beautiful

Jeff
starstriders 11 1.6k United Kingdom
3 Feb 2006 9:22AM
Nice shot but I'm not sure the purple works. With the high composition it just looks that bit too dominant.
taggart Plus
11 46 12 United States
3 Feb 2006 9:34AM
This is one of the nicest I have seen in some time--I love your graduated background--EXCELLENT WORK!
Ade_Osman 13 4.5k 36 England
3 Feb 2006 9:38AM
Simplicity itself and yet the shot is completely stunning!....Excellent work!

Ade
chrism 12 118 England
3 Feb 2006 9:56AM
There's not much left for me to say, so I'm going to be really niggly... I don't like the way the leaf appears in the shot without being attached to the stem. Otherwise, cracking image.
timsmith 11 3 England
3 Feb 2006 10:39AM
Stunning shot
Tim
Paul_cats 10 61 22 Scotland
3 Feb 2006 10:56AM
Simply lovely tones.
Paul
stulam 10 3 United Kingdom
3 Feb 2006 10:59AM
The Title Says It All

Stuart
KBan 11 488 4 England
3 Feb 2006 11:05AM
lovely colours
keith
3 Feb 2006 11:16AM
Love the detail.
KathyW 12 1.8k 12 Norfolk Island
3 Feb 2006 11:21AM
Beautiful.
jeanie Plus
12 6.0k 6 United Kingdom
3 Feb 2006 11:30AM
Simply beautiful....

Jeanie
thorn 11 124 2 Scotland
3 Feb 2006 11:30AM
Hi Skye,Stunning close work,detail,lighting,pastel colour/tones,delicacy and presentation.Take care.AnnSmile
foggytwo 12 36 1 Scotland
3 Feb 2006 11:35AM
The image is certainly in harmony Skye,the colours are wonderful.I love the soft pastel shades of pinks in the petals and thats a great angle on the flower.The lighting,shadow and detail are all super too.It is all set off nicely with a great presentation.
Pete.
mrsdaffy 10 16
3 Feb 2006 11:50AM
Love the matching B/G.. gorgeous Skye.


Mags
cattyal Plus
11 7.6k 6 England
3 Feb 2006 12:23PM
I thought this would do well when you uploaded it this afternoon - it would seem I was right and well deserved adulation Smile

Alison
chase Plus
10 1.1k 246 England
3 Feb 2006 1:40PM
I like the bg Skye it compliments the lovely flower very well,a nice change from black & difficult to get right,you have done that here well done !
Nice colour & detail in the flower,I like the use of the space.
Janet
gordon.m 12 31 United Kingdom
3 Feb 2006 2:12PM
the graduated pink background really works well and its very nicely presented
rogerbryan 11 397 United Kingdom
3 Feb 2006 2:25PM
I think this has more impact than a black background. The backround colour has been well chosen to compliment the flower. The composition and treatment using the border just add to the image as well. As its title says, Simplicity that has produced a classic image.

Roger
Lou41 10 139 United Kingdom
3 Feb 2006 3:08PM
lovely colour and presentation, LOU
3 Feb 2006 3:23PM
Experiment away to your hearts content. This works!!!

Click
Stuart
Gavin 11 17
3 Feb 2006 11:11PM
Lovely simple capture

Gavin
chris-p Plus
10 65 England
4 Feb 2006 3:12AM
Works really well..
Chris
Jasbe 10 116 England
4 Feb 2006 3:40AM
Lovely shot, well presented.
Jason
Sina 10
4 Feb 2006 9:15AM
Very nice presentation, excellent shot.
C_Daniels 11 399 10 England
4 Feb 2006 12:08PM
Stunning - simple is sufficient :O)
daringdaphne 12 82 United Kingdom
4 Feb 2006 12:25PM
That's a prize winner

(*.*)D
dark_lord Plus
12 1.8k 290 England
4 Feb 2006 12:25PM
Nicely shot and presented. Thanks for your comments. You're portfolio ain't half bad either!
Keith
JCowlan 10 England
4 Feb 2006 3:28PM
Excellent image good use of colour

well done
James C
glenalva Plus
10 338 United Kingdom
4 Feb 2006 3:31PM
Beautiful shot, lovely presentation too.

Alison
lilipolala 10 8 Northern Ireland
4 Feb 2006 3:39PM
Colours of this image are amazing. Well done.
Miriam xx
glenalva Plus
10 338 United Kingdom
5 Feb 2006 2:22AM
I hope that you see this Skye. I can't send PM's until I've been a member for a month, but if you could send me that info on the Photoshop action that would be great. thanks. My email is Glenalva35@aol.com

Alison
Nic_WA 11 179 2 Australia
5 Feb 2006 3:58AM
Works very well...love the gradient background.
Nic
Brian_B 10
5 Feb 2006 7:32AM
Very nice, I like the choice of background.

Brian
norton 12 6 United Kingdom
5 Feb 2006 8:21AM
Great image,well done....

Tony.
Pegon 10 78 1 England
5 Feb 2006 12:42PM
Beautiful work Skye .
Pete .
Sezz Plus
11 617 15 England
5 Feb 2006 2:09PM
The background works well, wonderful shot and well presented.

Sez Smile
ChristineL 11 39 United Kingdom
5 Feb 2006 11:20PM
Ooooooh I missed this one, it's beautiful, a lovely image,
Chris.
A Booth 13 11 4 United Kingdom
6 Feb 2006 6:14AM
I think it is superb - a simple image well exposed composed and presented.
Mavis Plus
14 143 2 England
6 Feb 2006 12:22PM
" What do you think" ? 75 clicks is your answer Skye. So delicate and different . I love it xx
highlander 12 32 Scotland
7 Feb 2006 9:17AM
Such a beautiful floral shot Skye made outstanding by your post work on the framing and the background. Impressive.
Doug.
Great choice of BG!!
Hawkgenes 11 10 United Kingdom
8 Feb 2006 11:16AM
That's a cracker and it works so well. The background is beautiful

Hawk
flakeyflower 10 17 Scotland
8 Feb 2006 12:09PM
really like that :o)

Lynne
Rock Plus
13 10 2 England
9 Feb 2006 12:03AM
This is one great shot !
If possible I would click 50 times.
Rock
jcaslin 12
9 Feb 2006 12:39AM
Wow! Cracking image

John
TracyK 10 4 Netherlands
9 Feb 2006 4:00AM
Just like something you would find on a greeting card. Pleasing composition and colours. Definitely eye-catching.
Tracy
wbk666 10 61
9 Feb 2006 4:46AM
i read somewhere that your background can be as important as your subject and this one probably works better than the black velvet would.

nice work

Wayne
tartanlady 12 58 Scotland
9 Feb 2006 6:29AM
This is beautiful Skye, your presentation, the clarity, light and colour all make up an outstanding image.
Louise
WCresswell 10 13
9 Feb 2006 8:43AM
Works for me. Nice!
claret 11 49 England
9 Feb 2006 11:22PM
Very artistic. Beautiful shot.
Iain
dalischone 11 295 Scotland
10 Feb 2006 12:15AM
Beautiful, love the graduated background, the tones suit the flower so well. Fantastic.

Tracy
steve5452 11 15 United Kingdom
11 Feb 2006 9:10AM
great background colours and nicely presented too.

[:o)
12 Feb 2006 10:33AM
Very nice! Love the presentation ... and the grad b/g works really well! Click*
Karen
tripodted 10 31 1 Northern Ireland
12 Feb 2006 12:48PM
Nicely done!
Ted
sputnki 11 10 Canada
15 Feb 2006 10:00AM
I think the background is a superb choice. It really compliments the flower.

Doug
ChrisOs 11 2 1 United Kingdom
15 Feb 2006 11:28AM
I'm a bit late to add my two-penn'th. It's all been said. Super pic.
Chris
Ycmah Plus
11 4 Australia
21 Feb 2006 4:05AM
Beautiful closeup!
Simon
LottieB 10 United Kingdom
21 Feb 2006 6:41AM
Stunning flower in great detail. Well Done!
Chriscj 10 96 1 England
28 Feb 2006 2:33AM
Stunning shot excellent composition, detail and presentation.

Chris
john short 12 25 United Kingdom
28 Feb 2006 11:51AM
beautiful, great use of colour
Oh my goodness gracious me....this is just stunningly beautiful. Your presentation of this gorgeous bloom has added a whole extra dimension.
12 Mar 2006 10:42AM
Wow, this is superb, everyone else has already said it all so ditto to all the great comments above.
Sandra
HollyT 10 10
14 Mar 2006 6:20AM
very nice shot, the background colour fade really compliments the tones in the flower.
Good Work!
Holly
davet2 10 6 United Kingdom
21 Mar 2006 10:13AM
fantastic shot- worthy of all the comments cheers dave
CollY 10 14
23 Mar 2006 4:22PM
Wow, what more can I say. Great shot and I love the colouring...would like to see it without the lines going over the stem, as if the flower is breaking out of the image...just a thought.
Well done
COlleen
crash39 10 24 England
24 Mar 2006 10:43AM
Everything has been said, simply beautiful.

Anne

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