Posted by Céline Ruffino (New York, United States) on 18 March 2010 in Plant & Nature and Portfolio.

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PhotOpus from France

Quelle profondeur de champ ...

18 Mar 2010 6:23am

@PhotOpus: Merci : )

tede from Aubenas 07, France

Vraiment superbe, une merveille, bravo. Belle journée.

18 Mar 2010 6:23am

@tede: Merci : )

Lyl and Roll from Besançon, France

Super effet de perspective et PdC ! Bien vu dame et bonne journée !

18 Mar 2010 6:28am

@Lyl and Roll: Merci : )

Mici from Tg Mures, Romania

Beautiful DOF. i love this green

18 Mar 2010 7:28am

@Mici: Thank you : )

Scott F. Schilling from San Martin, United States

I like the patterns and lines that take my eyes through the frame to the sparkles in the background!

18 Mar 2010 7:35am

@Scott F. Schilling: Thank you : )

Mehdi from Tehran, Iran

Just perfect...

18 Mar 2010 7:54am

@Mehdi: Thank you : )

Richard from Montferland, Netherlands

Great composition in combination with a beautiful DOF. I realy love the background Celine.

18 Mar 2010 8:03am

@Richard: Thank you : )

Stephane from Paris, France

Ce cadrage à fleur de feuille et ces tons monochromes rendent l'image très graphique. Bien vu.

18 Mar 2010 8:33am

@Stephane: Merci : )

itzmedeepa from kerala, India

very well composed.

18 Mar 2010 8:52am

@itzmedeepa: Thank you : )

T.h.o.m.a.s. from Paris, France

superbe symétrie et une belle palette de vert !!

18 Mar 2010 8:58am

@T.h.o.m.a.s.: Merci : )

Phil from Sausset les Pins, France

Superbe compo , une belle pdc , Bravo ! Phil.

18 Mar 2010 9:25am

@Phil: Merci : )

jpla from St Barthélemy d'Anjou, France

Superbe ! Bonne journée

18 Mar 2010 9:26am

@jpla: Merci : )

MadScientist from Düsseldorf, Germany

Very nice patterns and a beautiful bokeh - green rules!

18 Mar 2010 9:39am

@MadScientist: Thank you : )

Richard Standley from Carquefou, France

Un très bel exercice de profondeur de champs avec une jolie symétrie!
Bonne journée

18 Mar 2010 9:49am

@Richard Standley: Merci : )

Tamara from Aarschot, Belgium

Great DOF and beautiful greens :)

18 Mar 2010 9:58am

@Tamara: Thank you : )

✿ Anina ✿ from Auckland, New Zealand

Fantastic! I love the DOF and bokeh! Superb capture

18 Mar 2010 10:00am

@✿ Anina ✿: Thank you : )

Tomix from landerneau, France

i like this shot! superbe en graphisme et couleurs!

18 Mar 2010 10:03am

@Tomix: Merci : )

Jaap from Heerenveen, Netherlands

Excellent symmetrie, nice close up and great colors. Thanks for making me aware that I was not clickable!

18 Mar 2010 10:11am

@Jaap: Thank you : ) I am working on a second website with larger images ; )

grouser from Ludlow, United Kingdom

Very cleverly abstracted. Beautifully done

18 Mar 2010 10:28am

@grouser: Thank you : )

Frank from Germany

Very nice bokeh.

18 Mar 2010 11:12am

@Frank: Thank you : )

Florence from Paris, France

Le cadrage est tout simplemetn épatant... come une baleine verte qui ferait le gros dos...

18 Mar 2010 11:38am

@Florence: Merci : )

Pavan Kaul from Mumbai, India

Lovely tone and use of selective focus!

18 Mar 2010 12:36pm

@Pavan Kaul: Thank you : )

Marie-France from Sceaux d, France

superbe macro... une feuille de palmier je suppose ? vraiment magnifique !

18 Mar 2010 12:56pm

@Marie-France: Merci : ) Oui c'est ca !

Lilly from La Ménitré, France

C'est très graphique, superbe ! Bonne journée !

18 Mar 2010 12:58pm

@Lilly: Merci : )

JJ from Jersey City, United States

WOW love this so well composed, and brilliant DOF to get that cool bokeh, such fresh greens

18 Mar 2010 1:01pm

@JJ: Thank you : )

Yvon from France

superbe gros plan, excellent travail technique
bises et belle journée

18 Mar 2010 1:36pm

@Yvon: Merci : )

LoulouPix from New York, United States

Very nice picture with beautiful colors.
I love also how graphical it is.
Great pic love.

18 Mar 2010 1:47pm

@LoulouPix: Thank you Loulou : )

Ian Smith from London, United Kingdom

I love botanic gardens - just to shoot things like this! :-)
Nicely done.

18 Mar 2010 1:51pm

@Ian Smith: Thank you : )

Marleen from Doesburg, Netherlands

Beautiful lines and great DOF!
Good luck with the challenge:-)

18 Mar 2010 1:57pm

@Marleen: Thank you : ) I lost but Loulou was one of the winners !

Michael Rawluk from Williams Lake, BC, Canada

It is like the back of a breaching whale.

18 Mar 2010 4:04pm

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Jingz from Germany

superb! beautiful lines and DOF/bokeh.

18 Mar 2010 4:13pm

@Jingz: Thank you : )

MARIANA from Waterloo, Canada

great colors and focus !

18 Mar 2010 4:28pm

@MARIANA: Thank you : )

Tricia from Southeast Missourah, United States

How creative a shot is this! Very cool perspective!

18 Mar 2010 4:58pm

@Tricia: Thank you : )

Elora from Genoa, Italy

Absolutely fantastic! really well done!

18 Mar 2010 5:25pm

@Elora: Thank you : )

mirela from brighton, United States

green splendor! love the symetry and the powerful tone of green. it is everything but monotone.

18 Mar 2010 6:51pm

@mirela: Thank you : )

Marcia from Hoover, United States

Really like the Bokeh and color! Gives a tropical cool feeling.

18 Mar 2010 7:12pm

@Marcia: Thank you : )

Larry Lefever from Lititz, United States

Gorgeous! Reminds me of the grill of an old car.

18 Mar 2010 7:24pm

@Larry Lefever: Thank you : ) That's right !

marc battault from clermont ferrand, France

magnifique !!!
5 etoiles !
bises !

18 Mar 2010 8:25pm

@marc battault: Merci : )

Laszlo from Sweden

Superb macro!

18 Mar 2010 8:49pm

@Laszlo: Thank you : )

peterbella from Győr, Hungary

Color and perspective: perfect! I like it!

18 Mar 2010 10:11pm

@peterbella: Thank you : )

jelb from France

A nice graphic capture.beautiful light and color...Bravo!

18 Mar 2010 10:38pm

@jelb: Merci : )

Martin from North Platte, United States

Raelly a great eye for the abstract, and I love the pure colors and details, This is what photography is all about!

18 Mar 2010 11:13pm

@Martin: Thank you : )

Otto K. from Atlanta, United States

excellent perspective. love the green.

18 Mar 2010 11:58pm

@Otto K.: Thank you : )

Meysam from Montreal, Canada

Marvelous macro!

19 Mar 2010 2:18am

@Meysam: Thank you : )

Self-Indulgence from Chicagoland, United States

Wow 5 yes! Great pattern in the leaf and the orbs in the bokeh are scrumptious!

19 Mar 2010 2:28am

@Self-Indulgence: Thank you : )

Bettina from Los Angeles, United States

Very cool. The lines and the floating soft orbs above. Great!

19 Mar 2010 4:26am

@Bettina: Thank you : )

Bill Brown from California, United States

Beautifiul lines and color.

19 Mar 2010 4:43am

@Bill Brown: Thank you : )

Cerstin from Germany

A beautiful abstract. `like the lines of the leaf and the round from the bokeh.

19 Mar 2010 8:29am

@Cerstin: Thank you : )

Laurent from Grasse, France

Beautiful focus !

19 Mar 2010 8:35am

@Laurent: Thank you : )

Skyriani from Nelson, New Zealand

love the pov and tone, very artistic

19 Mar 2010 11:08am

@Skyriani: Thank you : )

Marilla from Turku, Finland

Great angle to look at this leaf. Good capture!

19 Mar 2010 11:22am

@Marilla: Thank you : )

Calusarus from St Sorlin en Valloire, France

5 étoiles pour cette photo lumineuse

19 Mar 2010 6:00pm

@Calusarus: Merci : )

Skyriani from Nelson, New Zealand

Congratulations on the spotlight!

19 Mar 2010 6:30pm

@Skyriani: Thank you : )

LoulouPix from New York, United States

Congratulations on this well deserved spotlight my love

19 Mar 2010 6:57pm

@LoulouPix: Thank you Love : )

Bruno F from Précigné, France

Remarquable ! J'adore !
Ca aurait sa place ici : http://envertcontretout.canalblog.com/
si ca t'interesse, contacte-moi !


19 Mar 2010 7:28pm

@Bruno F: Merci : )

drphoto from Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom

Hey! I love this, its a fantastic abstract macro - I hope it does well in the Gizmodo challenge!


19 Mar 2010 8:51pm

@drphoto: Thank you : ) It didn't... next time maybe !

Lilly from La Ménitré, France

Félicitations pour le spotlight !! Bravo !!

19 Mar 2010 9:19pm

@Lilly: Merci : )

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

A beautiful image. Congratulations on the spotlight.

19 Mar 2010 10:00pm

@Steve Rice: Thank you : )

Johan Dierckx from Wijnegem, Belgium

Congratulations on the spotlight. Nice work !

19 Mar 2010 10:52pm

@Johan Dierckx: Thank you : )

Dulcie from Danville, CA, United States

5 stars ... a superb image, beautifully composed and cropped.
The green monotone is pure luminosity.
Congratulations on the Spotlight !!!

20 Mar 2010 5:19am

@Dulcie: Thank you : )

foto-rolero54 from Belgium

A beautiful image!

20 Mar 2010 11:09am

@foto-rolero54: Thank you : )

parastoo from Iran

wow, it is an amazing shot. well down my dear friend

20 Mar 2010 11:21am

@parastoo: Thank you : )

David from Detroit, United States

Really nice texture and color. Congratulations on the spotlight!

20 Mar 2010 1:37pm

@David: Thank you : )

Dawn from Maryland, United States

Congrats on the spotlight!!! Well deserved! : )

20 Mar 2010 2:04pm

@Dawn: Thank you : )

Evelyne Dubos from Le Mans, France

Bravo pour le spotlight. J'aime ce vert, le beau graphisme et le jeu subtil de la PDC. Bien vu Céline !!

20 Mar 2010 3:06pm

@Evelyne Dubos: Merci : )

MARIANA from Waterloo, Canada

Congrats for the Spotlight . Once again - awesome image !

20 Mar 2010 3:29pm

@MARIANA: Thank you : )

lux from Munich, Germany

This is so good. Love the idea!

20 Mar 2010 9:05pm

@lux: Thank you : )

Jaap from Heerenveen, Netherlands

Congratulations for the spotlight, well deserved!

20 Mar 2010 9:51pm

@Jaap: Thank you : )

Self-Indulgence from Chicagoland, United States

Congrats on the spotlight!

20 Mar 2010 11:26pm

@Self-Indulgence: Thank you : )

larans from Lund, Sweden

Wonderful macro- the composition, the dof, the colors, all is 5*.
Congrats to the spotlight!

21 Mar 2010 6:28am

@larans: Thank you : )

Magda from Vancouver, Canada

Congratulations on the Spotlight!!! Fantastic macro with gorgeous bokeh

21 Mar 2010 5:47pm

@Magda: Thank you : )

Cory from Phoenix, United States

Great color and lines.

22 Mar 2010 5:55am

@Cory: Thank you : )

Karthik from Chennai, India

Fabulous! lovely DOF!

22 Mar 2010 6:50am

@Karthik: Thank you : )

Belen Olsen from Sweden

beautiful macro

22 Mar 2010 8:31am

@Belen Olsen: Thank you : )

Ansie from Paarl, South Africa

beautiful macro, like the spectral highlights!

23 Mar 2010 5:02am

@Ansie: Thank you : )

steve-stefedesign from Liverpool, United Kingdom

Wonderful pattern the leaf has in a macro shot. Beautiful.

23 Mar 2010 2:37pm

@steve-stefedesign: Thank you : )

Zora Zoé - sichtbar fotogrativ from Berlin, Germany

Outstanding und extra brilliant :-) Congratulations to your more then well earned spotlight - such a wonderful work, I am loss for words - 5***** :-))

24 Mar 2010 10:39am

@Zora Zoé - sichtbar fotogrativ: Thank you very ! I really appreciate it : )

crash from Weehawken, NJ, United States

nice macro!

24 Mar 2010 12:07pm

@crash: Thank you : )

Tanira from France

Ce cadrage, avec cette profondeur de champ et ce graphisme ; tout simplement bravo

24 Mar 2010 3:26pm

@Tanira: Merci : )

Francesc B. from région parisienne, France

Un graphisme végétal très intéressant, en plus de cette perspective originale...
Bravo, Céline, c'est un spotlight !

25 Mar 2010 9:49pm

@Francesc B.: Merci Francesc B. !

Bishop from Houston, United States

Congratulations Celine... great work! :)

28 Mar 2010 2:28am

@Bishop: Thank you Bishop !

kyungmee from United States

funky! Wonderful images here and look forward to seeing more!!!

10 Apr 2010 1:32pm

@kyungmee: Thank you : )


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