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Karma Wilson
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    Very gorgeous! Love the lighting and the shadow.

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11/4/2004 6:16:25 AM

 
Terry Cervi
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Thanks so much, Karma!

11/4/2004 6:38:28 AM

 
Marja H. Konimäki

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Lovely colors and tones, well detailed!
Beautiful work Terry.

11/4/2004 6:38:39 AM

 
Terry Cervi
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Thanks for your kind words, Marja!

11/4/2004 6:44:14 AM

 
Mellanie 

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WOW! This is outstanding, Terry! Beautiful!!!

11/4/2004 7:11:10 AM

 
Jill Flynn
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Beautiful shot Terry. The colors and lighting are outstanding. WOW!!!

11/4/2004 7:58:23 AM

 
Brinn MacDougall
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Excellent work, Terry..top-notch!!

11/4/2004 8:50:14 AM

 
Paula Showen
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Awesome! I love your composition, the shadows, color and detail! Beautiful image!

11/4/2004 8:54:14 AM

 
Leanne M.E. Boyd
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It's sharp, clear and colourful. Excellent shot!

11/4/2004 10:26:51 AM

 
Kathleen Clemons
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Wow, this is beautiful, Terry!

11/4/2004 10:40:28 AM

 
Robin L. Wehrman
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WOW! This is magnificent, Terry! Beautiful colors and super detail and lighting. Perfect in everyway:-)

11/4/2004 10:47:45 AM

 
Linda M. Walker
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This is really beautiful! The colors and sharpness are great.

11/4/2004 1:03:42 PM

 
Dan J. Holm
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Wow!! Absolutely GORGEOUS, Terry! Excellent work!

11/4/2004 1:44:55 PM

 
Diane  Addonizio
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Beautiful composition, color and detail!

11/4/2004 2:48:18 PM

 
Gail Vitikacs
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STUNNING....This is a beautiful macro!

11/4/2004 3:15:56 PM

 
William C. Raco
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Wow, is right.
The composition is superb with the flower on the edge of the frame.
The lighting, shadow and detail are excellent.
Very striking image, Terry

bill

11/4/2004 5:07:01 PM

 
Terry Cervi
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Thank you all, for the great comments!

11/4/2004 7:03:34 PM

 
Jennifer Rennison

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Wonderful lighting and composition! Beautiful, Terry!

11/4/2004 8:43:17 PM

 
Linda R. Baker
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I love the composition and the color! Very nice photo

11/5/2004 3:21:17 AM

 
Terry Cervi
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Thank you Jennifer and Linda, for your kind remarks!

11/5/2004 6:25:11 AM

 
Leanne M.E. Boyd
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Congratulations on your POTD, beautiful image!

12/1/2004 12:21:39 AM

 
Carolyn J. Connolly
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Congratulations on this exceptional Photo of the Day, Terry - it's just gorgeous in EVERY way!! :)

12/1/2004 12:22:29 AM

 
Donna LaMattino Pagakis
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I really like your perspective Terry. Very nice work. Congrats!!!

12/1/2004 1:17:48 AM

 
Kathleen Clemons
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Congrats to you, Terry!

12/1/2004 1:53:32 AM

 
Penny Steiner
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Simply wonderful....congratulations on POTD, Terry!

12/1/2004 2:01:33 AM

 
Kathleen L. Nelson
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This is absolutely beautiful, Terry. Congratulations on your POTD.

12/1/2004 2:15:52 AM

 
Charlene Bayerle
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Congratulations Terry.....well deserved!!!!!!

12/1/2004 2:30:13 AM

 
Diane  Addonizio
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Congrats on photo of the day, Terry.

12/1/2004 3:31:11 AM

 
Tom Andersen
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Very beautiful, Terry! Congratuations on POTD!

12/1/2004 3:43:41 AM

 
William C. Raco
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Congratulations, Terry
Wonderful POTD!

bill

12/1/2004 3:44:47 AM

 
Diane Dupuis-Kallos
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Congrats on your POTD! Well deserved!

12/1/2004 3:48:32 AM

 
Dolores Neilson
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Yeah...another win!!!! NIce to see this appeal to not only me, Terry!! Congrats!

12/1/2004 4:05:00 AM

 
Scott Pedersen

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Nice....I Like the lighting too.

12/1/2004 4:09:02 AM

 
Claudia Kuhn
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Congrats on another POTD today! So pretty!

12/1/2004 4:09:16 AM

 
Peggy Wolff
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Congrats on POTD, this is beautiful@!

12/1/2004 4:16:11 AM

 
Patty Razonable

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Congrats on your POTD!!! Striking macro and detail!!

12/1/2004 5:05:51 AM

 
Wendy Stevenson
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Very elegant!! Congrats on your POTD Terry!!

12/1/2004 5:09:50 AM

 
Josselyne Klecanda
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Absolutely gorgeous

12/1/2004 5:17:53 AM

 
Dan Walters

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Very nice image. I really like the color and compisition.

12/1/2004 5:53:29 AM

 
Murry Grigsby
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Congrats on your terrific floral image and POTD Terry!!

12/1/2004 5:55:19 AM

 
Isabel L
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Ahh!! Beauitiful!!!
:) Congrats on this Terry.

12/1/2004 6:19:43 AM

 
Dan J. Holm
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Gorgeous, Terry!! Congratulations on your most deserved POTD!!!

12/1/2004 8:26:36 AM

 
Ramona Bowman
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I love this! Makes me realize how very much I have to learn. Congratulations!

12/1/2004 9:05:08 AM

 
Janet Kinney
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Terry, great shot!! Outstanding. Did you use a white background or did you edit it in a photoediting program? Thanks for the help. Janet

12/1/2004 9:07:29 AM

 
Gerda Grice
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Lovely image, Terry! Many congratulations for your very well deserved POTD with it here! -Gerda

12/1/2004 9:14:45 AM

 
Patricia A. Kuniega
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Absolutely beautiful Terry! Congratulations on your POTD! You made it look easy! I'm intrigued with your leaf... is it meant to be a green shadow or simply the way the light hits an actual leaf?

12/1/2004 9:32:37 AM

 
Evy Johansen
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Many congratulations on a well deserved POTD win, Terry!

12/1/2004 9:36:25 AM

 
Ed Heaton
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Hey Terry,
Great job!

Congrats on POTD!

12/1/2004 3:16:40 PM

 
Terry Cervi
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Thank you all so much for the wonderful comments! I really appreciate it! Janet, the flower was resting on a piece of yellow paper. In PS CS, I used auto levels then iCorrect EditLab and this is the result. So, Patricia, the shadow of the petals ended up as a shade of green rather than grey.

12/1/2004 6:03:39 PM

 
Kristen McKain
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Its gorgeous. Congrats on your POTD!

12/2/2004 2:53:06 AM

 
Deborah C. Lewinson
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Congrats on your POTD, Terry, for this marvelous image!

-Debby

12/2/2004 6:03:31 AM

 
Katleen R. Struckle
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Just an awesome image Terry!! Congrats.on POTD! Very much deserved.

12/3/2004 8:13:17 AM

 
Stacey A. Bates
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Congrats Terry!!

12/16/2004 1:06:20 PM

 
Jill Flynn
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Congratulations on your win Terry!

12/16/2004 1:20:09 PM

 
Claudia Kuhn
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Congrats Terry and good luck!

12/16/2004 4:42:40 PM

 
Leonard Pierce
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CONGRATULATIONS!!!!

12/16/2004 6:12:03 PM

 
Carolyn J. Connolly
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HEARTY congratulations on your 'Finalist' for this one, Terry - MOST deserved!! ALL the best from now on... :)

12/16/2004 9:50:29 PM

 
William C. Raco
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Congratulations, Terry!
Excellent 1st place award.

bill

12/17/2004 5:01:41 PM

 
Patricia A. Kuniega
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Thanks for answering my question earlier Terry... and congratulations on such a terrific first place win!!

12/17/2004 5:03:56 PM

 
Kathleen Clemons
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Congratulations, Terry!

12/17/2004 5:25:24 PM

 
Alan L. Borror
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Congratulations on your win Terry! Unfortunately it was listed under my name. I have wriiten Heather and asked for a correction. Congratulations again.

12/17/2004 5:57:28 PM

 
Dan J. Holm
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CONGRATULATIONS, Terry!!!! A most deserving WIN!!

12/17/2004 6:05:17 PM

 
Carolina K. Smith
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Congratulations on another First Place, Alan!!!

12/17/2004 6:12:39 PM

 
S  J
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Congratulations on your FIRST PLACE win, Terry!

12/17/2004 6:18:52 PM

 
Jill Flynn
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Congratulations on your First Place Win Terry! It was a beauty!

12/17/2004 6:28:16 PM

 
Claudia Kuhn
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Congratulations on your First Place!!! Wonderful!

12/17/2004 6:31:57 PM

 
Carolyn J. Connolly
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Bravo, Terry - I'm SO happy for you!! You REALLY deserved this First Place win!! No doubt it's a beautiful image!! * C-O-N-G-R-A-T-U-L-A-T-I-O-N-S *, my friend!! :) Like the title of your shot, YOU now can afford to be 'showing off'!!! ;)

12/17/2004 6:51:14 PM

 
Wendy Stevenson
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Congratulations Terry on your FIRST PLACE win with this excellent image!!

12/17/2004 7:02:12 PM

 
Debra Booth
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Congratulations, Terry!! A gorgeous winning image!!

12/17/2004 7:08:55 PM

 
Charlene Bayerle
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No surprise Terry on this one....it's awesome and Congratulations!!!!!

12/17/2004 7:20:38 PM

 
Sharon  Day
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Congratulations on this gorgeous 1st place winner, Terry!!!

12/17/2004 8:21:25 PM

 
Robert Mann
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Stunning image, Terry! Many congrats on your first place win! RoB

12/17/2004 8:25:29 PM

 
Paul C. Gazzanigo
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Just beautiful, Terry! Glad to see this here!

12/17/2004 8:33:38 PM

 
Evy Johansen
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Congratulations on your win, Terri! Well deserved!

12/17/2004 10:29:42 PM

 
Gary Minish
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Speaking of showing off!! :-) And well you should...you certainly have a lot to be proud of in this exceptional image, Terri! Great composition, exceptional clarity and texture and of course the colors....its beautiful! Congratulations! You most certainly deserve the 1st prize :-)

12/17/2004 11:01:08 PM

 
Gary Minish
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Speaking of showing off!! :-) And well you should...you certainly have a lot to be proud of in this exceptional image, Terri! Great composition, exceptional clarity and texture and of course the colors....its beautiful! Congratulations! You most certainly deserve the 1st prize :-)

12/17/2004 11:01:09 PM

 
Karen Engelbreth
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Congratulations on your win, Terry!

12/18/2004 1:26:24 AM

 
Kelly Abernathy
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Congratulations on your win Terry! -K

12/18/2004 4:12:31 AM

 
Dolores Neilson
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HI Terry!! Congrats on your 1st place win!! WoO HOOOO!! Sorry about Alan's name placed there instead of yours. I emailed Heather ....and I'm sure others did too. But we all know who did this wonderful work!! Enjoy your 1st place win! I'm off to Philly and Md for the weekend. My niece is graduating. Take care!

12/18/2004 5:37:11 AM

 
Terry Cervi
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Thank you all so very much for the wonderful comments on my "Showing Off"! I really appreciate it! And thanks to those who emailed Heather about the error.

12/18/2004 6:04:39 AM

 
Cathy Gregor
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Congrats on your 2nd win Alan!
It's gorgeous!!
-cathy

12/18/2004 6:10:31 AM

 
Janet L. Skinner
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Congrats, Terry!!! Error really threw me off, had to go back a couple of times. Anyway, Great job!!

12/18/2004 7:37:58 AM

 
Donna W. Neal
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Congratulations on this well deserved Winner Terry!

12/18/2004 7:57:58 AM

 
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Congratulations, Terry. Really like the composition.

12/18/2004 1:08:57 PM

 
Monika Sapek
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The green shadow made this image so intriguing, Terry! My congratulations on your big win and your First Place!
Monika

12/18/2004 1:20:58 PM

 
Michael Allen

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Terry, congrats on this great win!

What a wonderful shot, very deserving of the win. ..mike ;-]

12/18/2004 4:33:40 PM

 
Kristi A. Howson
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Congratulation Terry on your 1rst Place Win. Love the definition, compositon and color here...Fantastic!!!!!

12/18/2004 6:38:46 PM

 
Leonard Pierce
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CONGRATULATIONS on your very well deserved First Place win, Terry!!!!

12/18/2004 7:00:09 PM

 
Katleen R. Struckle
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Congrats. on your win Terry!! Just a beautiful image!!

12/18/2004 11:09:46 PM

 
Paul Michko
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Congratulations, Alan.

12/19/2004 3:37:13 AM

 
Eric  Schneider
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Well done! Congrats to Terry...I think.. or is it Alan.

12/20/2004 12:34:33 AM

 
Murry Grigsby
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Congratulations on your wonderful floral and 1st place win Terry! I love the image design, light and colors!!

12/20/2004 6:06:46 PM

 
Jennifer Rennison

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Congratulations on your win, Terry!

12/20/2004 8:37:41 PM

 
Susi Lawson
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big congrats Terry on a great image!

12/21/2004 5:25:08 AM

 
samia s. hendal

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Beautiful work Terry!
Congratulations :)

1/3/2005 11:36:12 PM

 
Kevin Anderson
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Terry, Terry, Terry. I can't say enough about your Photo gallery. You have a gift every photo seems like it was waiting for your camera. I just enjoy visiting your gallery. Please keep up the outstanding work. Congratulations.
PS I look forward to your next photo entry.

9/3/2005 3:52:13 PM

 
Judy V. Kennamer
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Too pretty for words! I love it!

10/5/2005 4:03:51 PM

 
Jennifer Cuscino

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Great composition. Beautiful tone. Love how the green in the shadow ties in with the green in the center of the flower. The lighting is outstanding and really sets a mood. It’s soft, yet crisp. I really like this one!

7/9/2006 1:08:14 PM

 
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Beautiful flower, colors and details! Well done, Terry!

11/7/2006 5:53:08 AM

 
Terry Cervi
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Thanks, Shelly!

11/7/2006 6:15:11 AM

 
Donna LaMattino Pagakis
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Gorgeous work Terry, congratulations!

2/23/2010 3:11:22 PM

 
JO ANN CLEVELAND
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Super Grand Prize...big congratulations Terry, so happy for you!

jo ann c.

1/29/2012 7:17:38 PM

 
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