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butterfly landing

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butterfly landing
butterfly landing
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kerby lee pfrangle
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    CJ

Stunning colors.

You caught this butterfly at just the right second landing on this beautiful neon flower.

Very nice. Kerby


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5/29/2005 4:21:19 AM

 
Bobbie Davis
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Great capture CJ!


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5/29/2005 4:28:30 AM

 
Linda D. Lester
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AWESOME....Flower and the butterfly! Great shot, CJ!


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5/29/2005 4:33:24 AM

 
Carla Metzler
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Great capture, CJ! Sooo beautiful!!


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5/29/2005 4:51:00 AM

 
Tammy Scott
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I REALLY love the composition on this shot, C.J.!!! Awesome colors and detail on this shot! Fantastic presentation!


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5/29/2005 4:52:57 AM

 
Darren K. Fisher
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WOW CJ awesome capture not only of the butterfly and her great detail, but your colors and DOF. Very well done!!!!


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5/29/2005 4:54:25 AM

 
William C. Raco
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Wonderful color, composition and DoF
Beautiful work, CJ!!

bill


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5/29/2005 5:07:17 AM

 
Donald K. Cherry
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Fantastic capture, CJ!


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5/29/2005 5:10:47 AM

 
Anita Hogue
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Marvelous capture, CJ!


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5/29/2005 5:15:55 AM

 
cj patterson
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thanks kerby, bobbie, linda, carla, tammy, darren, bill, donald, and anita!


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5/29/2005 5:22:01 AM

 
Tom Andersen
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This kind of reminds me of the old Victrola image with the dog! LOL! (Probably long before your time!) Great capture, CJ!


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5/29/2005 5:37:00 AM

 
cj patterson
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do you mean the rca dog? yep, now that you say that, it kind of does...lol! I was born in 70...so I have a vague memory of that. :)


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5/29/2005 5:40:23 AM

 
Claudia Kuhn
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Lovely cpature CJ!


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5/29/2005 6:11:11 AM

 
Charlene Bayerle
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Beautiful capture CJ!!!!!!!


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5/29/2005 6:25:55 AM

 
cj patterson
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thanks cludia and charlene!


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5/29/2005 6:39:00 AM

 
Murry Grigsby
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Nice catch CJP!!


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5/29/2005 6:55:40 AM

 
Stephanie Lyons
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This is fantastic CJ! Absolutely beautiful!


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5/29/2005 7:35:57 AM

 
cj patterson
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thanks murry and stephanie!


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5/29/2005 7:40:55 AM

 
S  J
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Gorgeous!!! Absolutely gorgeous, CJ!! I love the colorful DOF and details of this beautiful macro!!


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5/29/2005 7:50:29 AM

 
cj patterson
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thank you sanjay! wow, that means alot coming from you, the butterfly master! :)


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5/29/2005 7:54:39 AM

 
Lori Ditlefsen  

Wonderful macro with nice color, Clarity, detail and DOF, CJ!


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5/29/2005 7:58:27 AM

 
Roxanne M. Bubar
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Beautiful. Lovely capture.


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5/29/2005 8:05:38 AM

 
Deb Holmes
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Awesome capture and comp, CJ, the colors are beautiful! Very well done!


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5/29/2005 8:12:01 AM

 
Roger Bernabo
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A great capture CJ


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5/29/2005 8:27:27 AM

 
cj patterson
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thanks lori, roxanne, deb and roger!


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5/29/2005 9:20:33 AM

 
Shirley L. Carpenter
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WOW!! Beautiful capture CJ!!!


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5/29/2005 9:29:22 AM

 
Leonard Pierce
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Wow! Very beautiful image CJ, extremely well captured!!!


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5/29/2005 2:11:13 PM

 
cj patterson
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thanks shirley and len!


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5/29/2005 4:10:58 PM

 
Debra Booth
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CJ, this is really awesome! Fantastic composition and color!!


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5/29/2005 6:04:21 PM

 
Terry  R. Hatfield
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Beautiful Colors And Lighting CJ!!


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5/29/2005 7:00:28 PM

 
cj patterson
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thanks debra and terry~


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5/29/2005 8:03:58 PM

 
Stephen Zacker
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Wonderful capture and composition. Like the background also


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5/30/2005 7:16:54 AM

 
cj patterson
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thanks stephen!


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5/30/2005 7:59:47 AM

 
Casey A. Hanson
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Beautiful image, CJ! Great DoF and colors! :0)


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5/30/2005 8:33:17 AM

 
Laurence Saliba
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Now thats an awesome capture of a fine painted lady!!!!!! Great work CJ!!!!


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5/30/2005 9:32:12 AM

 
cj patterson
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thanks laurence and casey!


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5/30/2005 1:27:39 PM

 
KHAWLA Haddad
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WOWWW CJ love this shot such great capture you have here wonderfull DOF and colors amazing so beautiful great job!!!!


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5/30/2005 5:55:37 PM

 
cj patterson
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thanks kelly!


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5/30/2005 8:20:37 PM

 
Laura Clay-Ballard
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this is incredibly gorgeous! great job. beautiful dof and that butterfly is perfect!


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5/31/2005 1:49:27 PM

 
cj patterson
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thanks laura!


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6/1/2005 10:51:37 AM

 
Dan J. Holm
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Wow!! MAGNIFICENT, CJ!! I absolutely love this gorgeous shot!


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6/1/2005 10:54:58 AM

 
cj patterson
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thank you dan!


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6/1/2005 11:01:35 AM

 
Mary N C. Taitt
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Beautiful shot, CJ! Good capture, good colors, good composition, just plain nice. Great! Mary :-)


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6/3/2005 6:41:21 AM

 
cj patterson
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thanks mary!


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6/3/2005 12:46:44 PM

 
Stan Kwasniowski
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CJ congratulations

Stan K


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6/21/2005 4:13:06 PM

 
Tom Andersen
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Congratulations on this beautiful finalist, CJ!


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6/21/2005 4:17:39 PM

 
cj patterson
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thanks stan and tom!


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6/21/2005 4:18:27 PM

 
Sandy Landon
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Beautiful Macro. Congratulations.


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6/21/2005 4:25:12 PM

 
Donald K. Cherry
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Congrats on this great finalist, CJ!


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6/21/2005 4:28:39 PM

 
Laura Clay-Ballard
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congrats


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6/21/2005 4:47:02 PM

 
Tammy Scott
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Congratulations on another wonderful finalist, C.J.!


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6/21/2005 4:52:09 PM

 
Anita Hogue
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A big congratulations on the awesome macro, CJ!!!!


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6/21/2005 5:08:03 PM

 
KHAWLA Haddad
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Congratulations on this awesome macro CJ Wonderful capturee and colors !!!


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6/21/2005 5:12:39 PM

 
Cathy Barrows
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Congrats!...excellent


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6/21/2005 5:28:20 PM

 
Cindy Paquette
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CONGRATS TO YOU CJ!!


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6/21/2005 5:33:09 PM

 
Pamela K
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Gorgeous colors and a great capture! Congrats! Good luck in the next round!

Pam


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6/21/2005 5:40:27 PM

 
Donna J. Taff
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Congrat's on your finalist's, C J !!!


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6/21/2005 6:58:02 PM

 
Terry L. Ellis
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Congratulations on your wonderful finalists, cj!!


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6/21/2005 7:28:20 PM

 
Tammy McAllister
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The colours in this are really beautiful! Congratulations on another great finalist!
Tootles


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6/21/2005 7:35:31 PM

 
Kevin Burns
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Congrats!!


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6/21/2005 7:39:00 PM

 
Leonard Pierce
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CONGRATULATIONS CJ!!!


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6/21/2005 7:39:16 PM

 
Kara Hendricks
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This is awesome C.J.!! Congrats girl!!


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6/21/2005 8:23:48 PM

 
Jennifer Rennison  

Beautiful lighting and colors, CJ! Congratulations on your finalist!


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6/21/2005 8:56:02 PM

 
Sharon  Day
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Congratulations on this gorgeous finalist, CJ!!! WTG!


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6/21/2005 9:13:11 PM

 
Daniel Diaz
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Beautiful picture, Congrats CJ!!!!!!!


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6/22/2005 1:33:56 AM

 
cj patterson
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thanks everyone!!! :)


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6/22/2005 1:44:23 AM

 
Paul E. Earl
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WELL DONE> Congratulations!!!


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6/22/2005 2:23:24 AM

 
cj patterson
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thanks paul!


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6/22/2005 5:56:27 AM

 
cj patterson
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thanks paul!


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6/22/2005 5:56:28 AM

 
Olivia Navarro
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Congrats on this beautiful finalist, CJ!


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6/22/2005 6:34:42 AM

 
S  J
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Congratulations on this beautiful Finalist, CJ!!


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6/22/2005 6:34:53 AM

 
Lori S. Aschbrenner
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Congratulations on this awesome capture, CJ!!


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6/22/2005 6:58:29 AM

 
Gail Vitikacs
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BIG Congratulations on the beauty!


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6/22/2005 7:16:04 AM

 
Casey A. Hanson
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Yayyy! Congrats on this beautiful finalist, CJ! :0)


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6/22/2005 7:16:57 AM

 
Margot Petrowski
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Congrats to you, CJ on your finalist entries!!!!


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6/22/2005 7:28:27 AM

 
cj patterson
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thanks olivia, sanjay, lori, gail, casey and margot!!


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6/22/2005 7:32:42 AM

 
Mary N C. Taitt
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Congratulations!!! YAY! Good work!


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6/22/2005 7:35:58 AM

 
Deb Holmes
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Way to go, CJ congrats on this well derserved finalist!


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6/22/2005 8:31:52 AM

 
Laurence Saliba
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Congratulations CJ!!!!


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6/22/2005 8:59:37 AM

 
Claudette Foote
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Congratulations on another wonderful finalist, C.J.! Good luck in the next round!


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6/22/2005 9:37:33 AM

 
Ermanno Radice
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Many congratulations on your wonderful finalist, CJ!


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6/22/2005 10:02:13 AM

 
Susan T. Evans
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congrats


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6/22/2005 10:03:23 AM

 
cj patterson
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thanks guys!


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6/22/2005 11:07:58 AM

 
Debra Booth
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Congratulations on this fantastic finalist, CJ!


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6/22/2005 7:02:41 PM

 
Lani T. Broadbent
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CJ, Congrats on the award! Beautiful Capture!


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6/22/2005 7:05:31 PM

 
Lisa Deaton
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Beautiful image ans great colors!!! Congrats!!


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6/22/2005 7:05:54 PM

 
Opal Cross
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This is a winner, you need to enter as many times as allowed.


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6/23/2005 9:08:04 AM

 
Dominique Declerck
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Wonderful!!! Congratulations, CJ!!!


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6/23/2005 7:24:39 PM

 
Cora Miller
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Wow, CJ, this is GREAT! The bright happy color, the detail, and the composition are all fabulous!! Congratulations!


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6/24/2005 12:07:36 AM

 
cj patterson
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thanks debra, lani, lisa, opal, dom, and cora!!


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6/24/2005 3:29:08 AM

 
Phil S
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C.J.-

This photo is just awesome. I personally feel it deserved more than finalist! Congrats and again, wonderful photo!!


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6/24/2005 8:53:34 PM

 
cj patterson
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thanks so much phil!


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6/25/2005 5:05:25 AM

 
Jane Summa
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This image sure is gorgeous, CJ! Definitley a well deserved 2nd place win! Congratulations :-)!


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7/1/2005 12:57:35 PM

 
cj patterson
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thanks jane...maybe I will resubmit...hmmm, I don't know! :)


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7/1/2005 9:19:18 PM

 
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