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Primrose
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Photo was taken on April 15, 2006 at 9:15am in Edmonds, Washington
Canon 400mm F/4 DO IS lens + Tamron 1.4x TC @ F/4.5, 1/320 second, ISO 400
Cropped, cloned, exposure -1, Velvia action, + saturation, resized and sharpened in Photoshop

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Su Sana E. P
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    Outstanding clarity, colors and super dof, Janine!! Very good composition.

4/18/2006 12:04:28 AM

 
Evy Johansen
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Gorgeous image, Janine! Beautiful colors and dof. Wonderful clarity!!

4/18/2006 12:05:50 AM

 
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Janine pretty shapes, beautiful color and stunning against the green background.

4/18/2006 12:10:18 AM

 
David L. Luchowski
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Awesome job,Janine.A beautiful image.Great color and clarity.

4/18/2006 12:16:50 AM

 
Renee Doyle
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Gorgeous colours and I love your dof and detail Janine!!!! Beautiful image!

4/18/2006 12:18:56 AM

 
Nadya Johnson
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Stunning! Just beautiful, Janine! A gorgeous shot with fantastic color and detail!

4/18/2006 12:23:14 AM

 
Paul E. Earl
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Beautiful floral capture!! Love the DoF!!

4/18/2006 12:31:35 AM

 
Pat Gamwell
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Vibrant, rich colors, Janine! Exquisite colors & clarity! SUPERB!

4/18/2006 12:32:42 AM

 
Ray & Audrey Clarke
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Outstanding composition colours and detail Janine!!!(R)

4/18/2006 12:46:34 AM

 
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Gtrat job on this image,perfect in all respect, Janine!!

4/18/2006 12:59:26 AM

 
Janine Russell
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Susan, Evy, Kerby, David, Renee, Nadya, Paul, Pat, Ray and Rakesh, thanks very much for all of your kind comments and encouragement.

4/18/2006 1:14:18 AM

 
Stan J. Contrades
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That Velvia action really brings out the already amazing colors in this image, Janine!! Exquisite in every detail and your presentation!!
Much Aloha,
Stan

4/18/2006 1:30:06 AM

 
Silvia Nunes
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Beautiful shot ,great color!!

4/18/2006 1:55:15 AM

 
Al G. Juniarsam
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Very beautiful image Janine!! love the composition and the color combination between the flower and the background!

4/18/2006 2:20:01 AM

 
Donald K. Cherry
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Gorgeous capture, Janine!

4/18/2006 3:08:18 AM

 
Colette M. Metcalf
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Very pretty, Janine!!

4/18/2006 3:09:09 AM

 
Karen Bacon
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This is gorgeous Janine!Great dof!

4/18/2006 3:48:18 AM

 
William C. Raco
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Wonderful color, focus, DoF and composition
Very well done, Janine

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4/18/2006 4:15:56 AM

 
Milan Banik
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Janine excellent flower and great details!

4/18/2006 4:17:16 AM

 
Holly Shao
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Janine, I just love the clarity, and the rich green!

4/18/2006 4:49:52 AM

 
Carla Metzler
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Great shot, Janine! Beautiful color wonderful compostition!!

4/18/2006 5:04:08 AM

 
Karen Engelbreth
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Wonderful macro shot, Janine - love the colors too!

4/18/2006 6:09:23 AM

 
LISA L. HOWARD
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Great effects, Just lovely.

4/18/2006 6:33:33 AM

 
Wendy Stevenson
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Beautiful floral shot Janine! I love the colours and the water droplets add so much great texture!

4/18/2006 7:01:15 AM

 
Tarun Bose
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Beautifully composed shot. Excellent colours and sharpness. Well done Janine.

4/18/2006 7:31:13 AM

 
Carolyn J. Connolly
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Wow - a REALLY beautiful capture AND image, Janine!! GORGEOUS colours, clarity, lighting, details, AND composition!! :o)

4/18/2006 8:59:08 AM

 
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Simply beautiful, Janine! Wonderful DOF, colors and clarity!

4/18/2006 10:14:10 AM

 
Janine Russell
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Stan, Silvia, Al, Donald, Colette, Karen B, Bill, Milan, Holly, Carla, Karen E, Lisa, Wendy, Tarun, Caroly, and Terry, I really appreciate all of your kind comments and encouragement; thanks very much.

4/18/2006 2:46:08 PM

 
Linda M. Walker
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A stunning image

4/18/2006 4:26:24 PM

 
Anne D. Eigen
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Gorgeous colors and DOF, Janine!!!

4/18/2006 5:58:56 PM

 
Stan Lubach
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I really love the DOF in this shot. I especially like the 'ghostly' leaves that look like they're just between being in focus and being swallowed by the background.

4/18/2006 6:00:20 PM

 
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The colors, contrast and details are truly wonderful here, Janine! Great photo!
Monika

4/18/2006 6:51:33 PM

 
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Outstanding color, light, dof, detail and wonderfully composed.

4/18/2006 9:54:42 PM

 
Janine Russell
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Linda, Anne, Stan, Monika and Theresa, thanks very much for all of your kind and encouraging comments.

4/18/2006 10:08:41 PM

 
Cathy M. Gromball
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Beautiful photo, Janine! Wonderful composition, lighting, detail, colors and dof!

Cathy :)

4/19/2006 9:42:17 AM

 
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Cathy, I really appreciate your kind comments; thanks very much.

4/19/2006 3:16:03 PM

 
Bridgette B
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Gorgeous floral, Janine!

4/20/2006 3:11:38 AM

 
John Matthews
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beautiful shot, like the dof/focus used here, your work just seems to be getting better and better - thank you for inspiring me and many others...John

4/20/2006 6:01:56 AM

 
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Bridgette and John, thanks very much for your kind comments and encouragement.

4/20/2006 9:27:48 AM

 
Lynn Crawford
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This is so beautiful Janine, great sharpness on the flower and wonderful DOF, love the color too :)

4/20/2006 9:58:53 AM

 
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Lynn, thanks very much for your encouraging comments.

4/20/2006 10:50:15 AM

 
Teresa Norris
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Janine, this is simply wonderful...the DOF is incredible, and the color and clarity, too. Awesome!

4/20/2006 8:56:12 PM

 
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Teresa, I really appreciate your encouraging comments; thanks very much.

4/20/2006 9:20:13 PM

 
Jill Odice
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Beautiful colors and detail :-) Don't you ever take a bad photo :-)?

4/20/2006 11:52:26 PM

 
Karen Slagle
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Simply gorgeous, Janine.

4/21/2006 6:57:23 AM

 
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Jill (yes, but I throw them away) and Karen, thanks very much for your kind comments and encouragement.

4/21/2006 7:13:05 AM

 
Virginia Leone
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This is a gorgeous photo!!

4/21/2006 8:24:34 PM

 
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Virginia, I really appreciate your kind comment; thanks very much.

4/21/2006 9:29:40 PM

 
Audrea Telkamp
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This is so beautiful Janine!!

4/22/2006 7:07:08 PM

 
Janine Russell
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Audrea, thanks very much for your kind comments and encouragement.

4/22/2006 9:59:36 PM

 
Jill M. Flusemann
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Beautiful! You do flowers as wonderfully as your birds!

4/23/2006 4:46:19 AM

 
Janine Russell
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Jill, I really appreciate your kind and encouraging comments; thanks very much.

4/23/2006 6:57:55 AM

 
Janie Carpenter
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What a a great shot, I love the colors!

4/23/2006 7:53:56 PM

 
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Janie, thanks very much for your kind comments and encouragement.

4/23/2006 10:29:28 PM

 
Daniella Puente
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Excellent control of sharpness and dof, very good ;-)

5/4/2006 7:31:00 AM

 
Janine Russell
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Daniella, thanks very much for your encouraging comments.

5/4/2006 7:44:27 AM

 
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amazing color...

5/16/2006 2:02:18 AM

 
Janine Russell
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Lai, thanks very much for your nice comment.

5/16/2006 7:06:20 AM

 
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Janine, Congratulations on this BEAUTIFUL finalist award! Bravo!

5/21/2006 3:43:12 PM

 
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Congratulations!

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5/21/2006 3:45:12 PM

 
Jill M. Flusemann
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Congrats, Janine!

5/21/2006 4:05:01 PM

 
Virginia Leone
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Congrats on your finalist photo! It's a beauty!

5/21/2006 4:26:43 PM

 
Jenny Bosmans
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Congratulations on this beautiful finalist, Janine!! :)

5/21/2006 4:42:17 PM

 
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Congratulations on this truly beautiful finalist, Janine!!!

5/21/2006 4:50:44 PM

 
Holly Shao
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Congratulations, Janine!!!

5/21/2006 5:56:15 PM

 
Michelle L. Frick
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Congratulations Janine!

5/21/2006 6:22:26 PM

 
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Congratulations on this beauty, Janine!

5/21/2006 6:22:42 PM

 
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Hooray!! Congratulations on this beautiful Finalist, Janine!!

5/21/2006 6:26:11 PM

 
Amalia Elena Veralli
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Great shot Janine and wonderful colors. Congratulations!

Amalia

5/21/2006 6:33:09 PM

 
Paul E. Earl
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Well done, Janine

5/21/2006 6:38:28 PM

 
Joannie M. Bertucci
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Janine, congratulations on a wonderful finalist!

5/21/2006 7:14:57 PM

 
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Congratulations, Janine!

5/21/2006 7:35:03 PM

 
Kenneth Mucke
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A real beauty...Congrats Joannie

5/21/2006 8:06:45 PM

 
Lorraine A. Cook
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Congratulation on this stunning finalist, Janine!<:))

5/21/2006 8:13:30 PM

 
jennifer B. short
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Congratulations on a gorgeous image.

5/21/2006 8:42:02 PM

 
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Congratulations Janine!!

5/21/2006 8:42:35 PM

 
Lynne Morris
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Many congratulations Janine this is beautiful.

5/21/2006 9:15:21 PM

 
Susan J. Allen
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Congratulations, Janine!

5/21/2006 10:23:49 PM

 
Janine Russell
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Darryl, Candice, Jill F, Virginia, Jenny, Jim, Holly, Michelle, Robin, Susan P, Amalia, Paul, Joannie, John, Kenneth, Lorraine, Jennifer, Cyn, Lynne and Susan A, thanks very much for all of your kind comments, encouragement and congratulations.

5/21/2006 11:27:11 PM

 
Paul Sikora

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Congratulations on being a finalist, Janine

5/22/2006 12:46:15 AM

 
David L. Luchowski
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A great finalist,Janine.Congratulations.

5/22/2006 4:04:00 AM

 
Donna W. Neal
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Congratulation Janine

5/22/2006 4:31:10 AM

 
Teresa Norris
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Janine, again, this is such a beautiful image...congratulations on this wonderful finalist!

5/22/2006 5:03:20 AM

 
Anne D. Eigen
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Congratulations on this beautiful finalist, Janine!

5/22/2006 5:04:19 AM

 
Megan p
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Gorgeous Janine, I love that punch of pink!! Congratulations!!

5/22/2006 5:59:25 AM

 
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Paul, David, Donna, Teresa, Anne and Megan, thanks very much for all of your kind comments, encouragement and congratulations.

5/22/2006 7:57:22 AM

 
Pat Gamwell
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WTG, my friend! BIG CONGRATS!

5/22/2006 8:00:37 AM

 
Nadya Johnson
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So glad to see this photo in the finalists, Janine! Congratulations and best of luck in the next round!

5/22/2006 8:58:57 AM

 
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Hi Janine! WEll, I've looked all over this image and can't find the bird! . What a lovely, colorful and beautiful composed image. The lines of green in the background are perfect. Congrats and good luck!!! Lorri

5/22/2006 11:32:30 AM

 
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Congratulations, Janine, on all of your gorgeous finalists!

5/22/2006 11:33:28 AM

 
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Pat, Nadya, Lorri (sorry, no birds in this image :) and Terry, thanks very much for all of your kind comments, encouragement and congratulations.

5/22/2006 12:54:01 PM

 
Noel Baebler
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Huzzah, Janine! Beautiful!

5/22/2006 2:32:18 PM

 
Deb Holmes
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Congrats to you Janine, way to go!

5/22/2006 5:21:35 PM

 
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Noel and Deb, I really appreciate your kind comments, encouragement and congratulations; thanks very much.

5/22/2006 7:20:55 PM

 
Kristi A. Howson
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Congratulations on this wonderful finalist and best of luck in the next round Janine! Beautiful color and DOF!

5/22/2006 8:02:42 PM

 
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Kristi, thanks very much for your kind and encouraging comments and encouragement.

5/22/2006 11:31:00 PM

 
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Just beautiful Janine, Congrats on your finalist. :)

5/23/2006 7:26:53 AM

 
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Absolutely magnificent...Congrats!

5/23/2006 7:32:59 AM

 
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Congratulations on all your beautiful finalists Janine!

5/23/2006 2:18:29 PM

 
Esther Smith
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Really beautiful, Janine! Congratulations!!

5/23/2006 8:30:02 PM

 
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Karen, Corinne, Debbie and Esther, thanks very much for your kind comments, encouragement and congratulations.

5/23/2006 10:09:01 PM

 
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Hooray!! Congratulations on this well deserving, Janine!! I'm so happy for you.

5/23/2006 10:44:32 PM

 
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Congratulations on this wonderful win, Janine!!!

5/23/2006 10:47:37 PM

 
Lynne Morris
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Congratulations on a well deserved win Janine!

5/23/2006 10:48:24 PM

 
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Congratulations on your second place win, Janine!!!

5/23/2006 10:51:05 PM

 
Graeme Chow
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Cheer! congrats on your second place win, Janine.

5/23/2006 11:28:56 PM

 
Neil R. Shapiro
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Congratulations Janine! This is really lovely--great colors, texture and use of DOF. And thanks for letting me know about my own photo (I got your comment before any notice from the site)!

5/23/2006 11:35:48 PM

 
Rudra Mandal
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Biggggggggg… congratulations of your fabulous Win Janine, my good friend!!!

Best regards.

5/24/2006 12:17:45 AM

 
Harjono Djoyobisono

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Congratulation Janine... well done!!

Regards,
Harjono

5/24/2006 12:47:56 AM

 
Stan J. Contrades
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Bravo, Janine!! CONGRATULATIONS on this beautiful win!!
Much Aloha,
Stan

5/24/2006 1:09:05 AM

 
Su Sana E. P
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Janine, I was so excited to see your winning image and forgot to add the word 'WIN' with my previous message. (LOL)

5/24/2006 1:17:20 AM

 
Paul E. Earl
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Absolutely fantastic win Janine!!

5/24/2006 2:04:49 AM

 
Joanna Wolska
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My congratulations Janine! Absolutely gorgeous photo!! Joanna :o)

5/24/2006 2:21:14 AM

 
Bridgette B
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Congratulations Janine!!!

5/24/2006 3:24:37 AM

 
Melissa A. Mannon
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congratulations Janine!

5/24/2006 4:15:04 AM

 
Megan p
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Congratulations Janine!! A gorgeous image!!!

5/24/2006 4:16:14 AM

 
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Congratulations, Janine!!!

Judyann ><>

5/24/2006 4:16:50 AM

 
Christopher J. Budny
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So pretty! Congratulations, Janine!

5/24/2006 4:26:48 AM

 
Debra Booth
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Congratulations on this gorgeous winning image, Janine!

5/24/2006 4:29:02 AM

 
Jenny Bosmans
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Big Congratulations on this beautiful Winner, Janine!! :)

5/24/2006 4:31:38 AM

 
Jill M. Flusemann
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Congratulations on a wonderful winner!

5/24/2006 5:32:35 AM

 
Carla Metzler
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Congratulations, Janine!!

5/24/2006 5:37:08 AM

 
Teresa Norris
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Congratulations! It's SO beautiful!

5/24/2006 5:44:50 AM

 
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Congrats on your beautiful floral image and win Janine!

5/24/2006 6:07:40 AM

 
Deb Holmes
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Congrats on your win Janine!

5/24/2006 6:14:11 AM

 
Leanne M.E. Boyd
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Beautiful shot Janine, congrats on your win!

5/24/2006 6:23:43 AM

 
Sharon  Day
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Gorgeous image, Janine!!! Big congratulations on your 2nd place win!

5/24/2006 6:58:30 AM

 
Stephen Zacker
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Congratulations

5/24/2006 7:08:37 AM

 
Mike F. Anderson
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Congratulations on your win for this image, Janine! From birds to flowers, I've enjoyed them all!

5/24/2006 7:09:01 AM

 
Mário  Ferreira
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Hi Janine,
It's only one more comment after all wrote before: but I like this photo .
Congratulations for this image.

5/24/2006 7:50:22 AM

 
Gail P. Sullivan
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What a beauty, Janine...congrats on your win!

5/24/2006 7:55:48 AM

 
Lorri Shank
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Janine!! Yippeeeeee! Congrats on your SECOND PLACE WIN. This is stunning.
You go girl! Lorri

5/24/2006 7:56:41 AM

 
Chris Macer

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Huge congrats on your win, Janine! :)

5/24/2006 8:14:01 AM

 
Ray & Audrey Clarke
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A well deserved win Janine, well done (ac)

5/24/2006 8:21:20 AM

 
Dale Ann Cubbage
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Fabulous!! Many congrats Janine!

da

5/24/2006 8:34:52 AM

 
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From Amalia Arriaga de Garcia 5/24/ 2006 7:20 AM

BIG CONGRATULATIONS ON YOUR WIN JANINE!, Amalia

5/24/2006 9:08:34 AM

 
Janine Russell
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Susan, Jim, Lynne, Robin, Graeme, Neil, Rudra, Harjono, Stan, Susan(again :), Paul, Joanna, Bridgette, Melissa, Megan, Judyann, Christopher, Debra, Jenny, Jill, Carla, Teresa, Murry, Deb, Leanne, Sharon, Stephen, Mike, Mario, Gail, Lorri, Chris, Audrey, Dale Ann and Amalia, I am humbled by all of your kind words of encouragement and congratulations; thank you all very much.

5/24/2006 9:17:36 AM

 
Sylvia Rossler
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Big Big congrats Janine :o)

5/24/2006 9:56:08 AM

 
Vicki Hunt
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Beautiful! I am so happy for your win!

5/24/2006 10:44:12 AM

 
Jill Flynn
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Janine ~ A BIG CONGRATULATIONS on your win!!

5/24/2006 10:46:49 AM

 
Terry L. Ellis
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Congratulations, Janine, on this very beautiful win!

5/24/2006 11:44:01 AM

 
Claudia Kuhn
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Beautiful Janine!! Congratulations on your 2nd place win!

5/24/2006 12:23:31 PM

 
Anne D. Eigen
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Congratulations on this beautiful winner, Janine!!!

5/24/2006 1:37:17 PM

 
Cathy Barrows
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Congrats on your win

5/24/2006 1:54:55 PM

 
Sherry S. Boles
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Congrats on this very pretty winner, Janine!

5/24/2006 2:08:20 PM

 
Mary K. Robison
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A well-deserved winner, Janine ~
CONGRATULATIONS!

5/24/2006 2:26:47 PM

 
Linda M. Walker
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Beautifully presented,Janine...congratulations on this fine winner

5/24/2006 3:44:30 PM

 
Janine Russell
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Sylvia, Vicki, Jill, Terry, Claudia, Anne, Cathy, Sherry, Mary and Linda, all of your kind and encouraging comments are greatly appreciated; thanks very much for all of your congratulations.

5/24/2006 3:57:47 PM

 
Corinne M. Thompson
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Well deserved win...Congrats on your 2nd Place Janine!

5/24/2006 5:06:17 PM

 
William C. Raco
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How very pretty!
Congratulations, Janine!

Bill

5/24/2006 7:25:42 PM

 
Karen Engelbreth
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Congrats on your win, Janine!

5/24/2006 8:44:43 PM

 
Janine Russell
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Corinne, Bill and Karen, thanks very much for all of your kind comments, encouragement and congratulations.

5/24/2006 8:54:05 PM

 
Howard A. Wood
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Congratulations, Janine. Great image

5/24/2006 9:55:43 PM

 
Darryl Wilkinson

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Way to go, Janine! CONGRATULATIONS!

5/24/2006 10:21:11 PM

 
Janine Russell
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Howard and Darryl, thanks very much for your kind and encouraging comments and congratulations.

5/24/2006 11:35:15 PM

 
Jeff W. Robinson
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A beautiful winning image Janine! Congrats!! Jeff

5/25/2006 4:23:24 AM

 
S P Mukherji
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Congratulations on this super image and win Janine!! Excellent!

5/25/2006 6:56:51 AM

 
Janine Russell
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Jeff and SP, thanks very much for your kind comments, encouragement and congratulations.

5/25/2006 7:04:09 AM

 
Glenn E. Traver
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Congrats on the Win Janine, well done !~ GT

5/25/2006 7:48:10 AM

 
Donna W. Neal
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A beautiful and well deserved winner, congratulations Janine

5/25/2006 11:47:26 AM

 
Gilbert W. Covington
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The color,sharpness and DOF are outstanding. Congrats on the win.

5/25/2006 7:51:44 PM

 
Kristi A. Howson
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Congratulations on your win Janine. So beautiful!

5/25/2006 8:54:21 PM

 
Evy Johansen
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Many congratulations on your beautiful win, Janine!

5/25/2006 11:16:02 PM

 
Gen Nagase
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congrats, Janine!!!

5/26/2006 1:59:15 PM

 
Joannie M. Bertucci
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I hope there is still some room left for me to congratulate you on your win! :-) I noticed that Kenneth M. used my name when he congratulated you on your finalist...I'm giving it back to you where it belongs! :-)
I can't tell you how much I appreciate your information on how you worked this gorgeous image, you are an excellent teacher!

5/26/2006 9:09:56 PM

 
Janine Russell
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Glenn, Donna, Gilbert, Kristi, Evy, Nobi and Joannie, thanks very much for all of your kind comments, encouragement and congratulations.

5/27/2006 1:41:53 AM

 
Nadya Johnson
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Congratulations on this awesome winner, Janine! Loved it from the first and so glad to see it on the winners' list!! SO outstanding!

5/30/2006 3:43:43 PM

 
Janine Russell
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Nadya, I really appreciate your kind and encouraging comments and congratulations; thanks very much.

5/30/2006 10:48:46 PM

 
Niels Sandal
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Beautiful, great composition, well done and congratulations!

5/31/2006 4:58:52 PM

 
Janine Russell
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Niels, thanks very much for your kind comments, encouragement and congratulations.

5/31/2006 7:26:55 PM

 
Ronald F. Fischer
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A belated but big congratulations on this winner!!!

6/2/2006 5:33:53 AM

 
Janine Russell
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Ronald, thanks very much for your encouragement and congratulations.

6/2/2006 11:21:01 AM

 
Michel Lalonde
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Great work

6/9/2006 11:45:53 AM

 
Janine Russell
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Michel, thanks very much for your kind comment.

6/9/2006 12:33:18 PM

 
Stacey A. Bates
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I missed this last month, so I will offer my congrats a bit late :0) This is a gorgeous shot, beautiful color, clarity, and dof!!!

6/22/2006 11:15:49 AM

 
Janine Russell
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Stacey, thanks very much for your kind comments, encouragement and congratulations.

6/22/2006 2:18:20 PM

 
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From Sandy Powers 6/27/2006 10:19 AM

Janine! I'm a little behind, but I just noticed your winning flower photo in April's BetterPhoto contest!! CONGRATULATIONS!!!!!! That photo is so amazing! Simple yet beautiful beyond ANYTHING!!! You're awesome!
Congratulations again on a spectacular photo!!!!! SandyP


Sandy, thanks very much for your kind words of encouragement.

6/29/2006 8:53:38 AM

 
Susan M. Campbell
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Beautiful...image is nice and sharp. Deserves to be a winner.

9/27/2007 6:24:30 PM

 
Janine Russell
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Susan, thanks so much for your encouragement and congratulations.

9/27/2007 6:55:38 PM

 
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