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Hilo, Hawaii. The Orchid Capital of the World
Hilo, Hawaii. The Orchid Capital of the World
brent matsuo

Photograph Information Photographer's Comments
Challenge: Your Corner of the World (Classic Editing)
Camera: Sony DSC-P1
Location: home
Date: Sep 15, 2002
Aperture: 2.6
ISO: 1/40
Shutter: 130
Date Uploaded: Sep 16, 2002


Place: 129 out of 245
Avg (all users): 5.3646
Avg (commenters): 6.3750
Avg (participants): 5.4114
Avg (non-participants): 5.3077
Views since voting: 2729
Votes: 288
Comments: 16
Favorites: 0

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 Comments Made During the Challenge
09/29/2002 10:20:00 PM
the flowers and the light on them are terrific, but your background is so distracting?
09/29/2002 11:23:00 AM
Beautiful orchid, such a shame about the background!
09/28/2002 01:02:00 PM
Beautiful flowers. you must enjoy them.
09/27/2002 11:46:00 AM
Really would have liked it better if you could have cropped out the corrugated roofing in the background. :-) 7 nards656
09/26/2002 08:52:00 PM
Nice photo of these flowers, but doesn't show me your corner of the world. Without the title, I can not even infer it.
09/26/2002 09:38:00 AM
Composition: Subject Placement, Cropping, Background9,
Technical: Focus, Exposure, Lighting, Processing9,
Appeal: Is it Interesting, Motivating, Etc.? 8,
Total Averaged Rating9. Autool
09/25/2002 11:10:00 PM
The background really detracts from the flowers in this shot.
09/25/2002 05:43:00 AM
Beautiful colors and nice arrangement. THe photo quality is superb!
09/24/2002 05:08:00 PM
Less DOF might obscure unfortunate background. Beautiful flowers. JEM
09/24/2002 01:48:00 PM
beautiful color
09/24/2002 04:56:00 AM
Orchids are so pretty :) Love the purple color! never seen a variety like that before.
09/24/2002 12:43:00 AM
Nice straightforward capture of the flowers. Wish the ceiling were more interesting. 6 sjgleah
09/23/2002 11:05:00 PM
Beautiful color. Nice shot. DPz
09/23/2002 11:32:00 AM
Pretty. Wish I was there. Score 7 Justine
09/23/2002 05:42:00 AM
Ceiling panels are a bit distracting in this. Beautiful flowers though.
09/23/2002 12:36:00 AM
If you live in Hawaii, I hope you have a guestroom for fellow DPC folks! :)

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