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Elephant

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Mary Timman
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    Wow what a shot. Great detail.


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8/2/2005 3:52:34 AM

 
Cindy Paquette
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Fabulous shot and great effects on this Colette!


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8/2/2005 3:57:08 AM

 
Tammy Scott
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VERY nice image, Colette! Looks like it is resting its head in a moment of deep thought!


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8/2/2005 3:57:12 AM

 
Cathy Gregor
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Terrific catch, Colette!


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8/2/2005 4:01:05 AM

 
Jeff W. Robinson
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Nice capture Colette! Jeff


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8/2/2005 4:03:54 AM

 
Bobbie Davis
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Fantastic capture Colette!


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8/2/2005 4:07:12 AM

 
Joy Rector
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Gorgeous capture


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8/2/2005 4:13:30 AM

 
Gail Vitikacs
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A capture to be proud of!


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8/2/2005 4:13:54 AM

 
Colleen Braun
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I like the way he blends in with the rocks...


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8/2/2005 4:21:01 AM

 
Joyce ONeil
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Terrific capture!


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8/2/2005 4:21:13 AM

 
Carolyn  M. Fletcher
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Great shot of the big guy!


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8/2/2005 4:26:25 AM

 
Kirsi Bertolini
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Is this with the buzzfilter? Looks so good! I got to get me that..


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8/2/2005 4:34:05 AM

 
Luis Louro
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Good work, Colette!!!


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8/2/2005 4:39:34 AM

 
Paul Michko
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Wonderful portrait, Colette.


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8/2/2005 4:40:21 AM

 
Candice C. Calhoun
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Gorgeous, Colette! Thinking you have a winner here...

ccc


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8/2/2005 4:41:04 AM

 
Karen Engelbreth
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WOW - fantastic image - great portrait, Colette!


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8/2/2005 4:41:12 AM

 
Walter Graziano
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Nice Colette!


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8/2/2005 4:49:31 AM

 
Agnes Fegan
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Fantastic close up of this elephant!!!


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8/2/2005 5:00:22 AM

 
Deb Holmes
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Wonderful capture, Colette, great effects!


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8/2/2005 5:17:46 AM

 
Colette M. Metcalf
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Thank you all so much!! I added a soft focus Kirsi.


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8/2/2005 5:17:56 AM

 
Roger Bernabo
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Great capture of an elephant, wonderful!


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8/2/2005 5:21:05 AM

 
Colette M. Metcalf
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Thanks so much Roger!!!


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8/2/2005 5:33:11 AM

 
Laura Clay-Ballard
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wow. love this!


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8/2/2005 5:36:44 AM

 
Nina Shields
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Great shot; love the feel of texture!


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8/2/2005 5:39:01 AM

 
Lisa D. Greer
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Great shot COlette!:)


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8/2/2005 5:39:27 AM

 
Colette M. Metcalf
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Thank you so much Laura and Nina!!!


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8/2/2005 5:39:28 AM

 
Colette M. Metcalf
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Thank you Lisa!! We crossed:0)


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8/2/2005 5:41:10 AM

 
Marcie A. Fowler
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A truly wonderful image Colette!!


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8/2/2005 5:46:33 AM

 
Michelle R. Kovach
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Great shot Colette! Wonderfully done!


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8/2/2005 5:51:09 AM

 
Pamela Shane
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Love the texture of this image Colette, beautiful comp.


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8/2/2005 6:01:02 AM

 
Donald K. Cherry
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Wonderful image, Colette! Your comp is excellent!


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8/2/2005 6:11:08 AM

 
Rakesh Syal
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Very harmonious colors, Colette!!


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8/2/2005 6:17:05 AM

 
Paul E. Earl
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Wow!! Amazing. Love this image!!


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8/2/2005 6:17:41 AM

 
Noel Baebler
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Great detail on your elephant, Colette!


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8/2/2005 6:26:31 AM

 
Claudia Kuhn
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Nice textures and lighting Colette!


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8/2/2005 6:33:29 AM

 
Jessica L. Richard
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great image, detail and texture!


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8/2/2005 6:38:57 AM

 
Marie Fields
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Love it! Great colors and effects!


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8/2/2005 7:18:43 AM

 
Cathy Barrows
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fabulous and that is hard when it comes to elephants


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8/2/2005 7:29:54 AM

 
Anita N. Hogue
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Awesome image, Colette!!!!! I love all the textures!


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8/2/2005 7:42:51 AM

 
Shelly A. Van Camp
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Great details..love it :)


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8/2/2005 7:51:57 AM

 
S  J
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Excellent capture and very nice treatment, Colette!!


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8/2/2005 9:10:33 AM

 
Tom Andersen
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Really love your effects work on this, Colette! Wonderful job!


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8/2/2005 9:44:00 AM

 
Jill Flynn
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LOVE THIS Colette! I see a lot of emotion in that face and your treatment is outstanding.


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8/2/2005 10:01:41 AM

 
Brinn MacDougall
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I really like this, Colette! I bet we see it again, it's a A+ in my book!


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8/2/2005 11:00:32 AM

 
Roxanne M. Bubar
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Awesome image and capture.


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8/2/2005 11:05:22 AM

 
Judy S. Fung
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Great detail and capture, Colette!


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8/2/2005 11:18:50 AM

 
Colette M. Metcalf
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Thank you all so much for the great comments!!! Sure hope so Brinn!


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8/2/2005 11:21:23 AM

 
Goshka G.
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What a wonderful catch, Colette!!


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8/2/2005 11:31:40 AM

 
Claudette Foote
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Fabulous shot and great effects on this Colette!
Just beautiful..


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8/2/2005 11:39:42 AM

 
Ermanno Radice
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Wonderful capture, great image, Colette!


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8/2/2005 11:43:11 AM

 
Colette M. Metcalf
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Thank you so much Ermanno, Claudette, and Goshka!!


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8/2/2005 11:49:20 AM

 
Mary N C. Taitt
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Ooooh, this is really nice, outstanding! Great capture and effects, Colette! mary


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8/2/2005 11:50:38 AM

 
Sylvia Rossler
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That is an awsome capture Colette! Absolutely lovely!!


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8/2/2005 11:57:42 AM

 
Lynn Crawford
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Colette this shot is great, I love all the beautiful natural colors, and the detail on the elephant :)


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8/2/2005 11:57:56 AM

 
Colette M. Metcalf
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Thanks so much Lynn, Sylvia, and Mary!!


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8/2/2005 12:06:38 PM

 
Susan T. Evans
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Awesome capture Colette, terrific work


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8/2/2005 12:09:31 PM

 
Susan T. Parady
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Awesome, Colette. I like the lighting and colors.


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8/2/2005 12:24:45 PM

 
kerby lee pfrangle
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Colette

Majestic and proud.

Excellent lighting and comp.

Kerby


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8/2/2005 12:29:14 PM

 
Colette M. Metcalf
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Thank you so much Kerby, Susan, and Susan!!!


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8/2/2005 12:30:57 PM

 
Cathy M. Gromball
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This is wonderful, Colette! I'll echo what everyone else has said, and add that I love that you have also captured the second elephant in the background! Excellent work!

Cathy :)


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8/2/2005 1:16:01 PM

 
Stephen Zacker
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An amazing capture


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8/2/2005 2:10:39 PM

 
Kate Jackson
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Is he using that rock as at chest scratcher? An immensely powerful image Colette!


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8/2/2005 2:35:43 PM

 
Susie Peek-Swint
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I love this one Colette ~ fantastic capture of expression ~ really nice muted colours too!


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8/2/2005 2:52:16 PM

 
Jenny Bosmans
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Terrific capture, Colette! I agree with Susie!


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8/2/2005 3:13:53 PM

 
Kathleen F. Greer
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AWWW, what a sweet face, Super job Colette!!!


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8/2/2005 3:27:48 PM

 
Duane Carter
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Great color and light, Colette!!! Like your decision to use the soft focus.


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8/2/2005 3:44:27 PM

 
Dan J. Holm
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Wow!! The llighting, detail and your treatment on this are GORGEOUS , Colette!


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8/2/2005 4:21:29 PM

 
Marsha S. Smith
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Wow! Whatever you did to this, Colette, it was genius. This is so gorgeous.


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8/2/2005 4:46:04 PM

 
Kathleen Clemons
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Looks great, Colette! Did you bring him cookies? lol


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8/2/2005 4:54:34 PM

 
Kay E. Mahoney
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Neat capture Colette. Love the effect.


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8/2/2005 5:11:57 PM

 
Nicole E. Rappaport
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lovely image! :)


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8/2/2005 5:30:19 PM

 
Terry  R. Hatfield
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Excellent Effects On This One Colette! Nicely Done:-)


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8/2/2005 5:36:30 PM

 
Donna J. Taff
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Beautiful, Colette!!! I love the elephants!


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8/2/2005 5:57:47 PM

 
Anderson D. Co
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Very nice work on softening the image. I love those rocks framing the elephant's face. great shot!


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8/2/2005 6:21:44 PM

 
Mary K. Robison
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Excellent capture of expression, and the color combination is lovely, Colette!!


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8/2/2005 6:43:44 PM

 
Colette M. Metcalf
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Thank you all SO much!! Actually I did bake you two dozen of cookies Kath, but I gave a dozen to the elephant:0) I promise I'll make up for it:0)


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8/2/2005 7:27:44 PM

 
Grayce  Pedulla Dillon
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This is so sweet Collette! Just look at that smile...tehehe.
Nice job!


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8/2/2005 7:33:36 PM

 
Colette M. Metcalf
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Thanks so much Grayce!!!


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8/2/2005 7:36:12 PM

 
Kristi A. Howson
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Love the FX you've added..great composition and texture too...Nice work Colette!


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8/2/2005 7:57:45 PM

 
Colette M. Metcalf
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Thank you so much, Kristi!!


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8/2/2005 7:59:37 PM

 
Gen Nagase
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Fabuouls shot, Colette!!!


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8/2/2005 9:03:09 PM

 
Leonard Pierce
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Fantastic image Colette!!!


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8/2/2005 9:20:43 PM

 
Stacy Wasmuth
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What a neat shot! I'll have to show this to my 3 year old - he loves elephants!!


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8/2/2005 11:11:21 PM

 
Kara Hendricks
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Fantastic elephant portrait Colette... Love it!


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8/3/2005 9:34:01 AM

 
Laurence Saliba
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Now thats a cute elephant!!! Great capture Colette!!!


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8/3/2005 10:33:31 AM

 
Sandra Wehrman
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this is outstanding! you really captured this gentle giants nature in this photo, nice effects too!


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8/3/2005 12:16:56 PM

 
Donna Roberts
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Did I mention that not only do I love pansy flowers - I adore elephants too.....gosh, you really know how to please my eyes when I come visit your gallery.
Excellent work Colette - this is great!
:-) from 'downunder'


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8/3/2005 6:14:50 PM

 
Phil S
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Colette,

Excellent capture. Wonderful effects and they work so great here!


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8/3/2005 9:44:47 PM

 
Melissa  L. Zavadil
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What a very unique and beautiful shot! I just love the way the curls of his trunk are adding such a neat effect to the overall composition of this shot!! Great capture!!


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8/4/2005 4:27:30 PM

 
Colette M. Metcalf
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Thank you SO much for all the great comments!!!


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8/5/2005 3:50:46 AM

 
SaMi Martin
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Great shot...looks like he is scratching himself.


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8/5/2005 8:21:38 AM

 
Colette M. Metcalf
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Thank you so much, SaMi!!


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8/5/2005 9:54:43 AM

 
Souha Dooly
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Awesome, Colette!!!Beautiful effects!!well done : )


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8/5/2005 10:51:30 AM

 
Colette M. Metcalf
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Thanks so much Souha!!!


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8/5/2005 11:11:28 AM

 
Ken Grooms
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Perfect shot! Shows real sympathy!


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8/6/2005 5:49:16 PM

 
Colette M. Metcalf
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Thanks so much Ken!!!


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8/7/2005 4:31:07 PM

 
Fax Sinclair
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I must have missed this! A wonderful image. Very Elephant-y! Very nice with the one in the background too.


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8/19/2005 9:32:24 AM

 
Colette M. Metcalf
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Thanks so much Fax:0)


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8/22/2005 4:38:09 AM

 
Terrill Province
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Colette, this is sooo GOOD! This elephant would be flattered at such a terrific portrait!!!


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8/22/2005 12:59:26 PM

 
Colette M. Metcalf
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Thanks so much Terrill:0)


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8/22/2005 1:03:42 PM

 
Marja H. Konimäki  

Very cute catch Colette! Lovely work.


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8/26/2005 12:27:23 AM

 
Colette M. Metcalf
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Thanks so much Marja!!


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8/26/2005 3:04:14 AM

 
Lori L. Thomas
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What a great shot. I love the buzz effect(?) you've used in the background. Wow!


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9/10/2005 1:48:27 PM

 
Colette M. Metcalf
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Thank you Lori!!! I think I used a soft focus on this, but I can't remember for sure.


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9/10/2005 1:52:19 PM

 
Paula Showen
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Congratulations, Colette!!! Awesome image! Best of luck in the next round!


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9/23/2005 9:39:30 PM

 
Alisha L. Ekstrom
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WOW congrats on this making finalist..WELL DESERVED..IT'S GREAT!!!!


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9/23/2005 10:40:28 PM

 
Melissa  L. Zavadil
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BEAUTIFUL!!! Congrats!!!!! Wonderfully done!!


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9/23/2005 11:03:55 PM

 
Sylvia Rossler
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Great shot Colette ! Congratulations !


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9/24/2005 12:56:50 AM

 
Mary Timman
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Hey...great job! Congrats!


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9/24/2005 4:55:21 AM

 
Paul Sikora  

Colette, another congratulations well done


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9/24/2005 5:39:46 AM

 
ADILSON F. FERREIRA
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Congratulations Colette!!!


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9/24/2005 5:59:46 AM

 
Kay E. Mahoney
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Congratulations on a neat photo Colette. Good luck.


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9/24/2005 8:20:38 AM

 
Deborah  Sandidge
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Congratulations on your beautiful finalists, Colette!!


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9/24/2005 10:09:24 AM

 
Pamela Shane
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Congrats on your finalist Colette!!


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9/24/2005 10:33:06 AM

 
Claudia Kuhn
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Congrats Colette!


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9/24/2005 11:34:00 AM

 
Deb Holmes
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Congratulations Colette! Bravo!


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9/24/2005 1:26:11 PM

 
Linda D. Lester
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Awesome shot! Congratulations and good luck in the next round!!


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9/24/2005 3:36:28 PM

 
Cindy Paquette
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Incredible Colette! Congratulations!


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9/24/2005 4:37:17 PM

 
Noel Baebler
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Huzzah, Colette!!!


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9/24/2005 6:01:03 PM

 
Debbie Hartley
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Awesome! Congratulations Colette!


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9/25/2005 12:06:59 AM

 
Colette M. Metcalf
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Thank you all so much for the congrats:0)


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9/25/2005 2:18:54 AM

 
Candice C. Calhoun
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GREAT finalist, congratulations!

ccc


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9/25/2005 6:23:52 AM

 
Colette M. Metcalf
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Thank you Candice!!!


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9/25/2005 11:53:15 AM

 
Debra Booth
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Excellent capture, Colette! Congrats again!!


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9/25/2005 7:27:12 PM

 
Stan J. Contrades
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Bravo, Colette!! CONGRATULATIONS, and best of luck in the next round!!
Much Aloha,
Stan


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9/26/2005 12:11:24 AM

 
Colette M. Metcalf
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Thank you Debra and Stan!!


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9/26/2005 3:14:54 AM

 
Duane Carter
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Congratulations Colette!!!!


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9/26/2005 6:49:42 AM

 
Colette M. Metcalf
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Thanks so much Duane!!!


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9/26/2005 7:08:30 AM

 
Paul E. Earl
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BIG CONGRATS Colette!! Well done!


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9/26/2005 10:06:10 PM

 
Dan J. Holm
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Woo Hoo!! CONGRATULATIONS on you WIN, Colette!! VERY well deserved!


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9/26/2005 10:13:15 PM

 
Sylvia Rossler
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Congratulations Colette !!!!! Wonderful winner !!!!!


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9/26/2005 10:20:02 PM

 
Stan Kwasniowski
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Colette, CONGRATULATIONS


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9/26/2005 10:25:44 PM

 
Charlene Bayerle
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Way to go Colette!!!!!!Congratulations!!!


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9/26/2005 10:26:07 PM

 
Jill Flynn
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Congratulations on your Second Place Win Colette! This is so beautiful!


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9/26/2005 10:36:28 PM

 
Amanda Price
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This is great, Colette! Congratulations on your win!


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9/26/2005 10:58:58 PM

 
kerby lee pfrangle
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Colette congratulations on your second place win. Wonderful job. KErby


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9/26/2005 11:20:23 PM

 
Janet Williams
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Congratulations Colette - this is a wonderful elephant portrait. I love it!


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9/27/2005 12:09:50 AM

 
Pamela Shane
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Huge congrats Colette, on this well deserved 2nd place winner!!!!


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9/27/2005 1:25:51 AM

 
Daniel Diaz
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Big Congrats on your win Colette, Fantastic work!!!!


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9/27/2005 1:37:35 AM

 
Diane Dupuis-Kallos
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YAY Colette!!! Congrats!


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9/27/2005 3:07:21 AM

 
Janet L. Skinner
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Congratulations, Colette, on this awesome win!!!


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9/27/2005 3:10:15 AM

 
Tom Andersen
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Congratulations on your win, Colette!


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9/27/2005 3:16:50 AM

 
Kelly Abernathy
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Such a well deserved win! Congratulations Colette! -K


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9/27/2005 3:37:17 AM

 
ADILSON F. FERREIRA
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Congratulations on your winn Colette!!!


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9/27/2005 3:47:55 AM

 
Kathleen Clemons
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Yea for you, Col!!!! :)


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9/27/2005 3:59:07 AM

 
Colette M. Metcalf
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Thank you all SO much:0) I'm so happy!!


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9/27/2005 4:13:07 AM

 
Wally Orlowsky
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Congratulations on this unforgettable winner, Colette!


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9/27/2005 4:17:15 AM

 
Colette M. Metcalf
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Thanks so much Wally!!!


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9/27/2005 4:23:54 AM

 
Debbie Hartley
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Congratulations Colette!!! This is awesome!


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9/27/2005 4:31:06 AM

 
Mary Timman
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Congratulations Colette. This is great and so well deserved.


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9/27/2005 4:40:48 AM

 
Kay E. Mahoney
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Congratulations on your win Colette.


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9/27/2005 4:46:21 AM

 
Julie A. Rowan
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CONGRATULATIONS COLETTE, WONDERFUL IMAGE!!


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9/27/2005 4:48:31 AM

 
Anita N. Hogue
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A big congratulations to you Colette!! This is wonderful!!!


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9/27/2005 5:41:10 AM

 
Cathy Gregor
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Congratulations on your win, Colette!!


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9/27/2005 5:44:34 AM

 
Linda D. Lester
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Wonderful shot....Congratulations!


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9/27/2005 6:04:25 AM

 
Laura E. OConnor
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Congratulations!!! Well done!!


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9/27/2005 6:15:14 AM

 
Steve Mescha
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Nice going, Colette! Congradulations!!!


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9/27/2005 6:15:56 AM

 
Deborah  Sandidge
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Congratulations, Colette - on your outstanding win!!


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9/27/2005 6:21:56 AM

 
Agnes Fegan
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Congrats on your winning photo Colette!!!


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9/27/2005 6:29:11 AM

 
Karen Bacon
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Congratulations on an outstanding image Colette!


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9/27/2005 6:32:33 AM

 
Kay Beausoleil
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Congratulations on your well-deserved win, Colette!


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9/27/2005 6:42:05 AM

 
Laurence Saliba
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Congratulations Colette!!!! WTG!!!!!


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9/27/2005 7:06:12 AM

 
Marie Fields
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Congratulations on your win, Colette!!!


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9/27/2005 7:13:32 AM

 
Barbara Helgason
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Congratulations Colette!


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9/27/2005 8:04:31 AM

 
KHAWLA Haddad
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Big Congratulations on your wonderful Second place winner, Colette!!!!!!


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9/27/2005 8:43:14 AM

 
The  Italian  Eye
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Colette! I am so happy for you!
Congratulations!!!!

LeoDADO Da Vinci


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9/27/2005 8:47:54 AM

 
Susan T. Evans
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BIG CONGRATS ON THIS AWESOME WINNER COLETTE, WTG!!!


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9/27/2005 9:42:58 AM

 
Claudia Kuhn
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Congratulations on your win Colette, wonderful image!


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9/27/2005 10:03:39 AM

 
Guy D. Biechele
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Superb image, Colette. Congratulations on your win!!


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9/27/2005 10:21:48 AM

 
Jennifer Rennison  

Fabulous image, Colette! Congratulations on your win!


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9/27/2005 10:51:54 AM

 
Dr Silly
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CONGRATULATIOS COLETTE

Dr Silly


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9/27/2005 10:58:30 AM

 
Sandy Landon
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WTG!!!! Congrats Collette!!!!


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9/27/2005 11:20:35 AM

 
bob cornelison
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I always find the great shots last!
Congrats on this fantastic shot!
I love the way the rocks look like his or her legs! The soft focus and muted colors make this shot even better!
~:O)


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9/27/2005 11:47:28 AM

 
Stan J. Contrades
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CONGRATULATIONS, Colette, on your 2nd Place win with this wonderful image!!
Much Aloha,
Stan


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9/27/2005 11:55:51 AM

 
Ermanno Radice
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Congratulations on your well deserved win, Colette!!


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9/27/2005 12:09:25 PM

 
Donna LaMattino Pagakis
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An awesome image Colette!! A huge congratulations on your winning photo!!!


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9/27/2005 12:22:26 PM

 
Jenny Bosmans
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CONGRATULATIONS on this wonderful win, Colette!!


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9/27/2005 12:52:30 PM

 
Candice C. Calhoun
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Congratulations!

ccc


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9/27/2005 1:14:08 PM

 
Anne D. Eigen
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Congratulations on this fabulous winner, Colette!!!


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9/27/2005 1:19:02 PM

 
Claudette Foote
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CONGRATULATIONS on your wonderful Second place winner!!!


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9/27/2005 1:34:15 PM

 
Judy S. Fung
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Congrats on your win, Colette!


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9/27/2005 3:42:40 PM

 
Goshka G.
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Big congrats on this wonderful winner, Colette!!!


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9/27/2005 4:21:14 PM

 
Debra Booth
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Big congrats to you, Colette!!


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9/27/2005 4:26:58 PM

 
Susan T. Parady
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Congratulations, Colette! Way to go!!


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9/27/2005 4:34:58 PM

 
Gen Nagase
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Congratulations, Colette!!!
Fabulous image, fabulous win!!!


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9/27/2005 5:21:08 PM

 
SaMi Martin
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Congratulations on an outstanding image!


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9/27/2005 5:44:06 PM

 
Colette M. Metcalf
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Thank you all very much!!


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9/27/2005 6:27:21 PM

 
Jane Summa
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Fantastic photo, Colette!! Congratulations!!!!!


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9/27/2005 7:30:43 PM

 
Murry Grigsby
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A BIG congratulations to you Colette on your terrific image and WIN! I am very happy for you because I know how hard you've tried :0) Job well done!! I'm sorry I'm so slow to comment but our power is still off more than it is on and now the A/C is cooked--what a mess down here. I guess we should have stayed in KC?? Anyway congrats again on a great win!!


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9/27/2005 9:04:00 PM

 
Cora Miller
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This is great, Colette! Congratulations on your WIN!!!


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9/27/2005 9:34:54 PM

 
Monika Sapek
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Nice capture with great texture and colors, Colette! Many congratulations on your Second Place Win!
Monika


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9/27/2005 10:08:17 PM

 
Gary Minish
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Excellent elephant portrait, Colette! I love the soft focus treatment. It adds a peaceful mood to the scene. Congratulations on your win!


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9/27/2005 11:23:17 PM

 
Candy D. Dennis
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Great image Collete! I love the use of the soft filter with this.


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9/28/2005 3:14:19 AM

 
Allan L. Whitehead
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Colette, congratulations on this magnificent win in last month's contest in the 'Animals' category. It is truly richly deserved, my very dear friend - your good friend, Allan


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9/28/2005 3:52:09 AM

 
Colette M. Metcalf
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Thanks so much Allan, Candy, Gary, Monika, Cora, Murry, and Jane:0) Hope things get better for you and Pat, Murry!


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9/28/2005 4:16:00 AM

 
Duane Carter
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Congratulations on this beautiful WINNER, Colette!!!


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9/28/2005 7:59:07 AM

 
Deb Holmes
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Congratulations on this awesome winner Colette!


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9/28/2005 8:24:19 AM

 
Donna J. Taff
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Congratulations on your beautiful win, Colette!!!


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9/28/2005 11:34:51 AM

 
Jonna Bergström  

Congratulations on this beautiful win, Colette!


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9/28/2005 2:14:18 PM

 
Terry  R. Hatfield
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A Big Congratulations To You Colette On Your Win:-)


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9/28/2005 3:44:19 PM

 
Joannie M. Bertucci
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Colette, what a beauty...he almost looks like he is part of the rocks! A very well deserved win for you and your friend!


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9/28/2005 4:19:58 PM

 
Kristi A. Howson
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Congratulations Colette on your win..I love it!


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9/28/2005 6:53:37 PM

 
Serena Pierce  

Congratulations Colette!!


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9/28/2005 7:57:11 PM

 
Alan L. Borror
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Fantastic winner Colette!!


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9/29/2005 6:01:35 AM

 
Colette M. Metcalf
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Thank you so much Alan, Serena, Kristi, Joannie, Terry, Jonna, Donna, Deb, and Duane!!!


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9/29/2005 7:23:43 PM

 
Stephen Zacker
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Great image and a Big Congratulations


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9/30/2005 7:05:53 PM

 
Colette M. Metcalf
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Thanks so much Stephen!!!


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10/1/2005 4:30:56 AM

 
Ann Bruynseels
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Wow ! Very good !


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10/1/2005 12:39:44 PM

 
Colette M. Metcalf
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Thank you very much Ann!!!


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10/1/2005 12:42:47 PM

 
Rachel Scott-Renouf
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Congrats! well deserved winner! excellent work Collette ..


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10/10/2005 2:36:25 PM

 
Colette M. Metcalf
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Thanks so much Rachel!!


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10/10/2005 3:23:41 PM

 
Bill Houghton
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Beautiful shot Colette. I like this one a lot. Good work.


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10/13/2005 7:58:24 AM

 
Colette M. Metcalf
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Thank you very much Bill!!


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10/13/2005 12:29:29 PM

 
Bill Wyatt
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Incredible details and effects. Gorgeous capture you really deserved this win, Colette! Congratulations!


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7/26/2006 1:28:52 PM

 
Colette M. Metcalf
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Thank you Bill!!


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7/29/2006 5:10:06 AM

 
Julie Robinson
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Great image. CONGRATS!!!


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9/15/2006 3:10:39 PM

 
Colette M. Metcalf
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Thank you Julie!!


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9/15/2006 3:11:55 PM

 
Peggy J. Maguire
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Colette,Congrats,This image has a special look to it,I really like it....Peggy


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Colette M. Metcalf
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Thank you Peggy!!


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