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Tammy Scott
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    Fanstastic shot, Karen!!! I love the detail and lighting on this!!!!

3/22/2005 5:54:55 AM

 
Roger Bernabo
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Very cool

3/22/2005 6:10:56 AM

 
William C. Raco
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Wow, such beautiful curves, shapes, patterns and colors.
This is wonderful, Karen.
Excellent photo

bill

3/22/2005 6:19:03 AM

 
Carla Metzler
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Great shot, Karen! Wonderful detail and lighting.

3/22/2005 6:23:54 AM

 
Paul Michko
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Fantastic macro, Karen.

3/22/2005 6:47:29 AM

 
Geralyn Montambault
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Great detail, color and lighting, Karen! Love the shot

3/22/2005 7:12:31 AM

 
Kara Hendricks
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Fantastic lighting and macro KAren!!

3/22/2005 8:03:41 AM

 
Kathleen Clemons
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So beautiful, Karen!

3/22/2005 11:22:22 AM

 
Colette M. Metcalf
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BEAUTIFUL!!!

3/22/2005 11:40:19 AM

 
Noel Baebler
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I just love the contrast of light and dark, and that swirly thing that's happening!

3/22/2005 1:48:26 PM

 
Deborah  Sandidge
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This is outstanding, Karen - I love the blue and gold, the lighting and the detail of all the chambers, great work!

3/22/2005 2:23:05 PM

 
Donna J. Taff
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Very beautiful, Karen!!!

3/22/2005 5:12:43 PM

 
Judy S. Fung
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Beautiful image, Karen!

3/22/2005 5:41:55 PM

 
Monika Sapek
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Wonderful curves and details in it, Karen! The colors and lighting are also very nice here.
Monika

3/22/2005 7:05:14 PM

 
Jill Flynn
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I love the colors and the lighting is wonderful Karen. Great eye!

3/22/2005 9:37:21 PM

 
Carol Brill
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What awesome patterning, light and detail you caught in this eye-catching pattern of curves, Karen!

3/22/2005 10:47:04 PM

 
Sue L. Cullumber
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Karen, Very nice shot -the colors are great!

3/27/2005 7:23:05 PM

 
Sue L. Cullumber
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Karen, Very nice shot -the colors are great!

3/27/2005 7:23:45 PM

 
Donna Roberts
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This is OUTSTANDING Karen and a well deserved finalist. All the best in the next round!
:-) from 'downunder"

4/21/2005 1:44:33 AM

 
Joline Frazier
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This is so beautiful...congratulations well deserved. Good luck.

4/21/2005 3:03:08 AM

 
Deb Holmes
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Congrats!! Karen, awesome macro!

4/21/2005 5:04:22 AM

 
Paula Showen
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OUTSTANDING, Karen! Hope we see this again in the next round! Well deserved and congratulations!

4/21/2005 6:37:26 AM

 
Stacey A. Bates
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Congrats Karen!!!

4/21/2005 7:49:50 AM

 
Margot Petrowski
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Wow, Krean!!!! This is an amazing image....congrats to you!!!

4/21/2005 7:59:33 AM

 
Tammy Scott
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Congratulations Karen!

4/21/2005 9:46:23 AM

 
Jill Flynn
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Congratulations Karen!

4/21/2005 10:21:55 AM

 
Karen Engelbreth
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Congratulations Karen :0)!

4/21/2005 11:31:30 AM

 
Vicki Hunt
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This really is one of my favorites! Congratulations!

4/21/2005 1:48:38 PM

 
Debra Booth
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Awesome, Karen! Congratulations!

4/21/2005 3:07:01 PM

 
Deborah  Sandidge
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One of my favorites too, congratulations, Karen!!

4/21/2005 3:12:09 PM

 
Deborah C. Lewinson
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Congrats, Karen, great finalist!

4/21/2005 4:12:35 PM

 
Judy S. Fung
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Congrats, Karen!

4/21/2005 4:24:47 PM

 
Stan J. Contrades
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Tremendous lighting on this gorgeous image and CONGRATULATIONS on your win, Karen!!
Much Aloha,
Stan

4/22/2005 12:50:44 AM

 
Susie Peek-Swint
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So beautiful Karen ~ congrats on a well-deserved win!!

4/22/2005 1:13:28 AM

 
Patricia A. Kuniega
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Congratulations on this stunning closeup Karen! I love shells as much as flowers, and this is pure magic!

4/22/2005 2:41:20 AM

 
Sharon  Day
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This is one of the most beautiful seashell photos I've even seen! Congratulations!!!

4/22/2005 3:44:37 AM

 
Darren K. Fisher
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Congrats on your win Karen.

4/22/2005 3:58:31 AM

 
Claudia Kuhn
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Beautiful Karen, love the details and lighting, congrats on your win!

4/22/2005 4:24:06 AM

 
Carla Metzler
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Congratulations on your win, Karen!

4/22/2005 4:50:43 AM

 
Wally Orlowsky
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Congratulations on this lovely winning shot, Karen!

4/22/2005 5:19:43 AM

 
Karen Beri
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Congratulations Karen, on this magical shot :)

4/22/2005 5:25:31 AM

 
Karen Bacon
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Boy am I surprised!Thank you all for the kind words and support.I appreciate it very much!

4/22/2005 5:40:46 AM

 
Murry Grigsby
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Congratulations on your terrific image and win Karen!!

4/22/2005 5:59:50 AM

 
Leanne M.E. Boyd
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Very cool shot, Karen! Congratulations on your win!

4/22/2005 7:21:40 AM

 
Jim Kinnunen
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Wonderful win, Karen!!!

4/22/2005 7:24:21 AM

 
Kara Hendricks
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Congrats Karen on your great win with this!!

4/22/2005 8:05:55 AM

 
Gen Nagase
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Awesome win, Karen!!!
...so happy to see this great win...
...i remember asking you if you were geologist because of your great images of shells and fossils...
Many Congratulations, Karen, for this great win!!!

4/22/2005 8:24:37 AM

 
Jill Flynn
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A big congratulations on this outstanding Second Place win Karen! Way to go!

4/22/2005 9:05:01 AM

 
Kathleen Clemons
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So beautiful, Karen- congrats!

4/22/2005 9:14:23 AM

 
S  J
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Many Congratulations on this Fabulous WIN, Karen!!

4/22/2005 9:36:03 AM

 
Stephen Zacker
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Congratulations on a Beautiful image

4/22/2005 10:02:51 AM

 
Deborah  Sandidge
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Congratulations, Karen on your outstanding win! (Hope you have this matted and framed - it's gorgeous!)

4/22/2005 10:03:55 AM

 
Judy S. Fung
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Congrats on your win, Karen!

4/22/2005 10:35:51 AM

 
Jennifer Rennison

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Oustanding, Karen!! Congratulations on this beautiful win!

4/22/2005 11:06:30 AM

 
Nancy Grace Chen
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Excellent lighting with a glow here and superb design... congratulations, Karen.

Nancy

4/22/2005 2:08:37 PM

 
William Moore
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congrats you really brought home the bacon on this one.....

4/22/2005 2:17:24 PM

 
Noel Baebler
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Congratulations, Karen!

4/22/2005 3:12:16 PM

 
Karen Bacon
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Thank you all so much,I am truely grateful for your comments and support!Have a wonderful weekend everyone!

4/22/2005 4:43:25 PM

 
Terry  R. Hatfield
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Beautiful Image Karen!Congratulations On Your Win:-)

4/22/2005 4:46:48 PM

 
Deb Holmes
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Congrats, Karen, this is an awesome image!

4/22/2005 4:46:48 PM

 
William C. Raco
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Wonderful work, Karen!
Congratulations,

bill

4/22/2005 6:51:29 PM

 
Donna J. Taff
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Congratulation's on your second place win, Karen!!!

4/22/2005 8:45:41 PM

 
Cesar J. La Rosa
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Congratulations on this WONDERFUL WINNER, Karen!!! Everything in this image is just BEAUTIFUL; the composition, the colors, the lighting, the incredible detail... Everything!!!

4/23/2005 12:19:10 AM

 
Colette M. Metcalf
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Congratulations on this wonderful image Karen!!!

4/23/2005 4:09:34 AM

 
Deborah C. Lewinson
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Congratulations on your win, Karen, for this marvelous image!!!
-Debby

4/23/2005 1:54:07 PM

 
Kathleen K. Parker
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Congrats, Karen, this is a fabulous image!

Kathleen

4/23/2005 6:32:40 PM

 
Carol Brill
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What superb detailing, Karen, congratulations on your winning image!

4/23/2005 9:10:43 PM

 
Sandra Hardt
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Congratulations on this wonderful win, Karen! I must have missed it first time around, but glad I caught it today! :-]

Sandy

4/24/2005 6:58:34 AM

 
Melissa  L. Zavadil
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This is stunning I love the way the light is comming through this shell!

4/24/2005 8:49:44 AM

 
Melissa  L. Zavadil
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This is stunning I love the way the light is comming through this shell!

4/24/2005 8:54:44 AM

 
Leonard Pierce
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Fantastic image Karen!! Congratulations on your Second Place win!!!

4/24/2005 7:19:46 PM

 
Wayne Nolting
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Phenomenal shot Karen. The colors are awesome . How did you set up this shot?

5/22/2005 7:33:37 PM

 
Cynthia A. Gallo Callan
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Not only congratulations on your win --- butthis is truly magnificent!

6/9/2005 3:52:11 PM

 
Christopher J. Budny
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Karen, your macros (well, all the images in your gallery) are amazing! I'm considering a Canon SLR upgrade (from my Sony) this summer---I'd love to hear any advice/experiences you have with particular lenses or adaptors, as I'm very interested in further pursuing macros myself.

4/26/2006 7:51:50 PM

 
RC  Fritz
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Super image, Karen. Excellent colors and details. Congrats!!!

6/15/2006 7:49:32 AM

 
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