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Sunrise Redux

BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner
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Sunrise Redux
Sunrise Redux
Sigma 105mm with 65mm extension tube
1/100sec; f11; ISO 100

© Doug Benner
Canon EOS Digital ...
 
 
 
Carly Piersol
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    Wow, what an incredible macro! I love the reflection in the droplets. I'm in awe...this is fantastic.


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6/17/2006 7:51:59 PM

 
Lorri  Shank
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Wow, wow oh WOW! Amazing-like two jewels. Love the glint of sun at the top of each drop. Wonderfully captured, Doug!


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6/17/2006 8:06:00 PM

 
Shawn Jennings
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Great image Doug!


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6/17/2006 8:10:58 PM

 
Janine Russell
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Doug, excellent detail, clarity and lighting.


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6/17/2006 9:18:42 PM

 
Erik Bjers
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Simply marvelous..

Need I say more…

eb


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6/17/2006 9:21:07 PM

 
Rachel Daniels
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This picutre is beautiful, incredible, amazing!


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6/17/2006 9:22:23 PM

 
Lisa Clark
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Outstanding work. I agree with the comments by Lorri. This looks like jewels. Like the inner jewel as well.


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6/17/2006 9:27:36 PM

 
Tamera Phillips
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We will see this one again - no doubt about it! Very well done.


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6/17/2006 9:31:42 PM

 
Kaushik Ghara  

This is absolutely fabulous


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6/17/2006 10:39:53 PM

 
Evy Johansen
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Wow.... Simply beautiful, Doug!!


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6/17/2006 11:03:14 PM

 
Carla Metzler
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What a great shot, Doug!!


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6/18/2006 3:02:32 AM

 
Joy Rector
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oh, I love this, it is gorgeouc


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6/18/2006 4:44:15 AM

 
Tom Regan
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Fantastic!


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6/18/2006 4:58:37 AM

 
Virginia Leone
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BRAVO!!!


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6/18/2006 5:15:39 AM

 
Kay E. Mahoney
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WOW!!!!!!!! Fantastic work. Love it. I see a winner here.


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6/18/2006 5:00:22 PM

 
Cheryl E. Molennor
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Wow, That's really nice. Love the xtras


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6/18/2006 5:58:12 PM

 
Sandy Stigliano
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This is a winner. Love it!


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6/18/2006 6:30:55 PM

 
Orsi 
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WOOW!LOVE IT!!Awesome macro,Doug!!Well Done!!


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6/23/2006 5:29:41 PM

 
Renee Doyle
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Incredible!! Congratulations on a fantastic finalist Doug!!!


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7/25/2006 12:12:56 AM

 
Daniel G. Flocke
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Doug - Congratulations on your finalist!!!
Best of luck in the next round.

~Daniel


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7/25/2006 4:16:07 AM

 
Daniel G. Flocke
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Doug - Congratulations on your finalist!!!
Best of luck in the next round.

~Daniel


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7/25/2006 4:16:15 AM

 
Christopher J. Budny
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Absolutely fantastic! Congratulations!


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7/25/2006 5:06:43 PM

 
Melissa Gurdus
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Incredible macro and very deserving finalist, Doug!!!


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7/25/2006 5:07:47 PM

 
Revonda L. Gentry
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Amazing and fantastic image!! Congratulations!!


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7/25/2006 5:13:03 PM

 
Tamera Phillips
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I told you we'd see this one again! Love this shot. Much congrats Doug.


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7/25/2006 5:57:28 PM

 
Tamera Phillips
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P.S. I predict we will see it yet again!


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7/25/2006 5:58:18 PM

 
Evy Johansen
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Big congratulations on your wonderful POTD, Doug!


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7/26/2006 12:15:37 AM

 
Donna LaMattino Pagakis
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Excellent clarity and interesting image, congratulations!


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7/26/2006 12:32:28 AM

 
Kirsten Kiki Kjaer
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AWESOME image. Unbelievable! Congratulations.


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7/26/2006 12:44:19 AM

 
Ross Throndson
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Amazing...Beautiful...Congratulations on this Awesome Finalist, Doug!! :^)


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7/26/2006 12:50:30 AM

 
Helen N. McHugh
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Amazing capture, Doug! Congratulations on your POTD!!


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7/26/2006 1:00:43 AM

 
Alex Ringer
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Stunning, Doug, never saw such a reflection in a perfect shot. You've made my day (and I'm writing you my words in a war time when sunrises are hidden by smoke of fire)!


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7/26/2006 1:13:22 AM

 
Karen Engelbreth
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Wonderful image - big congrats on your POTD, Doug!


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7/26/2006 1:27:26 AM

 
Jim [popeyes©] Naso
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Congratulations on your POTD. Excellent detail, lighting and comp. Very creative image.


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7/26/2006 1:42:40 AM

 
Mary Christine  P. Villanueva  

Beautiful!


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7/26/2006 1:59:30 AM

 
Michelle R. Kovach
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Congrats on your POTD & your finalist!


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7/26/2006 2:24:10 AM

 
William C. Raco
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Very fine work, Doug
Congratulations on the POTD recognition

Bill


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7/26/2006 2:30:29 AM

 
Joy Rector
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congrats on the POTD


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7/26/2006 3:07:31 AM

 
Debra LeVasseur
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AWESOME, just AWESOME!!


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7/26/2006 4:02:20 AM

 
Milan Banik
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great shot to remember!congrates on your potd!


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7/26/2006 4:11:39 AM

 
Kay E. Mahoney
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Congratulations on your POTD.


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7/26/2006 4:24:38 AM

 
Josselyne Klecanda
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Fantastic, great clarity. Wonderful to look at.


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7/26/2006 4:25:24 AM

 
sharon K. King
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Congrats on your POTD, wonderfulimage...good luck in the next round!


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7/26/2006 4:55:02 AM

 
Dr Silly
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Awesome, congrats on your POTD. :O)


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7/26/2006 5:04:48 AM

 
Debra P. Chenault
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Fantastic capture! Congrats on your POTD!!


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7/26/2006 5:36:17 AM

 
Nan Fischer
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Wow! I am speechless. Congratulations on your finalist award and POTD! Well-earned.


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7/26/2006 5:48:00 AM

 
Kay Beausoleil
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Congratulations on your finalist and your POTD, Doug!


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7/26/2006 6:26:19 AM

 
Tracy Reehal
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Just beautiful. Congrats on your potd!


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7/26/2006 7:09:56 AM

 
Sharrie Thomas
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WOW, great shot! Congrats on your potd.


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7/26/2006 7:58:56 AM

 
Julia Brown
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Congratulations on your POTD Doug, it's a beautiful and creative photo. I enjoyed looking though your portfolio too. You have a very creative and striking collection of images...


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7/26/2006 9:09:33 AM

 
Aggie Villanueva
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Add my accolades! I hope this shot is used in the macro class because I want to learn how to create such stunning images.


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7/26/2006 9:43:04 AM

 
Martin J. Preslar
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WOW! Fantastic shot! Congrats on the Finalist and POTD! Wonderful work! :)


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7/26/2006 9:50:26 AM

 
RC  Fritz
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Incredible and fantastic macro! Congratulations!! §8^D}


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7/26/2006 11:11:03 AM

 
Terry L. Ellis
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Congratulations, Doug, on this marvelous POTD! A pleasure to view!!!


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7/26/2006 11:15:06 AM

 
Mary  Clarke
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Congratulations on this wonderful POTD Doug


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7/26/2006 2:43:40 PM

 
Vicki Hunt
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Congrats on this wonderful POTD and finalist!


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7/26/2006 3:37:21 PM

 
Lynne Hoad
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WOW!!! ABSOLUTELY FANTASTIC CAPTURE Doug!!! Congratulations. Simply stunning capture!!! The best I've seen yet. Deserves to win.


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7/26/2006 10:22:06 PM

 
Crystal Zacharias
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WOW!! Amazing photo. I love all the detailing in the water droplets. A definite winner in my books.


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7/27/2006 8:09:30 AM

 
Gregg Johnstun
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Of all of the ones I've seen, this is the best. It gets my vote. Beautiful. Congrats. Good luck in the next round. Finger's crossed.


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7/27/2006 2:55:05 PM

 
Rudra Mandal
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A definite Winner!!


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7/27/2006 8:47:51 PM

 
Evy Johansen
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Big congratulations on your beautiful win, Doug!


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7/28/2006 12:15:52 AM

 
Donna LaMattino Pagakis
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Very cool, congratulations on your win!


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7/28/2006 12:16:32 AM

 
Cora Miller
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Amazing image! Congratulations on your win.


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7/28/2006 12:41:45 AM

 
Donna W. Neal
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Gorgeous Doug, Congratulations!


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7/28/2006 3:58:23 AM

 
Daniel G. Flocke
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Doug - Great Shot!!!

Congratulations on your 2nd Place Winner!!!

~Daniel


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7/28/2006 5:15:59 AM

 
Dr Silly
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Congrats on your win. :O)


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7/28/2006 5:19:37 AM

 
Christopher J. Budny
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No surprise here; congratulations again!


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7/28/2006 6:03:47 AM

 
Barbara Kile
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Outstanding, Doug. Congratulations on a great 1st place win!


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7/28/2006 6:41:20 AM

 
Terry L. Ellis
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Congratulations, Doug, on your amazing second place winner!


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7/28/2006 6:43:24 AM

 
Barbara Kile
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sorry for the typo - a great win....... PERIOD!


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7/28/2006 6:45:42 AM

 
Mick Burkey
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WOW, this is very cool, Doug! Whole worlds in drops of water. Fantastic macro work and wonderfully imaginative. Congrats on your win!


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7/28/2006 12:15:36 PM

 
Alan L. Borror
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Congratulations on a wonderful winner, Doug!!!


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7/28/2006 1:18:13 PM

 
Cheryl E. Molennor
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Congratulations Doug on a great winning shot!


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7/28/2006 6:55:27 PM

 
Amanda Littler
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lovley macro picture, congrats.


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7/29/2006 1:01:28 PM

 
Janine Russell
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Doug, congratulations on your Second Place win.


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7/30/2006 10:30:00 PM

 
Gen Nagase
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Fabulous macro image!!!
Congratulations on your great win!!!


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7/31/2006 1:42:56 PM

 
Jonna Bergström  

Congratulations!!!!


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8/8/2006 1:48:04 AM

 
Stuart J. Carter
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WOW... This is just stunning! Congratulations.


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8/18/2006 8:52:47 PM

 
Darlene Kiener
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Spectacular macro image!!! Congratulations on your 2nd place win.


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11/6/2007 3:40:26 PM

 
Michael Burke  

I especially like the way the water seems to defy gravity and stay almost perfectly spherical...


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2/18/2008 7:14:09 AM

 
Kelly R. Arceneaux
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WoW...this is just a gorgeous Image love the detail WOW !!

Kelly,


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