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Rotorua Croquet Club

Any hints, tips, constructive criticism or comments are welcome and appreciated.

jamesy from christchurch, New Zealand

Nice shot Margie

28 Sep 2008 5:15am

@jamesy: Thanks!

MadScientist from Düsseldorf, Germany

A great spring scene: the green of the house corresponds nicely with the lawn and the tulips, but the lady's warm clothes show that temps are still not too high. I like it!

28 Sep 2008 11:48am

@MadScientist: Thank you!

Sun.~ from Iran

aw...interesting shot... i loVe iy..nicely done!!

28 Sep 2008 1:02pm

@Sun.~: Thanks for the visit and comment!

Jean-Michel from BRUSSELS, Belgium

Very nice image with all those flowers and that player expecting a challenger.
It's amazing seeing the spring blowing up in your country as, here the 3rth season has begin...
See you...;-)

28 Sep 2008 2:28pm

@Jean-Michel: I is topsy-turvy here on Am3. It's one of the things I like about it. Thanks for the comment!

Stephen Phillips from San Francisco, United States

The tulips threw me for a moment - as the leaves turn colors. Happy spring to you Margie! This image is lovely.

28 Sep 2008 5:02pm

@Stephen Phillips: Hey thanks Stephen. I liked the way she was just sitting there...waiting...

Ronnie 2¢ from London, United Kingdom

I really like the cream and green color scheme there . . it all looks so established.

28 Sep 2008 10:53pm

@Ronnie 2¢: Hey thanks Ronnie. I liked the colours too, and the way she was just waiting patiently... before hurling herself into a vigorous game of croquet! :)

Anthony from Bielefeld, Germany

Nice candid scene and very well composed.

29 Sep 2008 7:18am

@Anthony: Thanks Anthony

dj.tigersprout from San Bruno, CA, United States

this is excellent! a beautiful composition and a wonderful contemplation -- i love moments like these -- a magical portrayal, bravo!

29 Sep 2008 7:53pm

@dj.tigersprout: Thanks DJ, I liked her stillness...just sitting, waiting, contemplating.

Kelela from Upland, United States

What a perfect image. I love how you framed the foreground and the woman deep in thought is a nice touch. Good find.

2 Oct 2008 2:26pm

@Kelela: Thank you! At the time I wished I'd been able to get a bit closer but I liked the result in the end.