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Dandy Design
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Dandy Design
Dandy Design
This is a macro of a dandelion "fuzzy" as we used to call them as a kid. Canon 100mm macro lens, 100 ISO, f 3.2, 1/250 sec.
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Diane M. Rosoha
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    Love this...looks like little umbrellas.

6/25/2006 11:47:19 AM

 
Karen Walzer
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This is an amazing image! I just love it. Great shot.

6/25/2006 12:10:54 PM

 
Jessica Jenney
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Fantastic lighting and detail, Lorri!

6/25/2006 12:58:15 PM

 
Bob Cournoyer
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Fantastic clarity and lighting!!!

Bob

6/25/2006 2:25:12 PM

 
Lorri Shank
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thank you so much to Diane, Karen, Jessica and Bob!

6/25/2006 3:36:19 PM

 
Mary  Clarke
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This is spectacular Lorri

6/25/2006 3:38:11 PM

 
Lorri Shank
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Thanks so much, Mary!

6/25/2006 3:38:29 PM

 
Gena L. Talbot
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Awesome image Lorri!

6/25/2006 4:21:57 PM

 
Ronald F. Fischer
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this is an amazing macro, Lorri!!

6/25/2006 5:39:52 PM

 
Chastity Abbott
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When I saw this, I thought of light whispers. This is a very gentle photo, to me. Love the detail of every single strand of those petals. The black BG really "pops" out the detail and color. WOW-O-WOW!!!

6/25/2006 7:08:40 PM

 
Judyann Plante
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wow, Lorri! This is beautiful. A very unique perspective on the fuzzy dandelion. The lighting is wonderful!

Judyann ><>

6/25/2006 7:11:56 PM

 
Lorri Shank
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Thank you so much to Gena, Ron, Chastity and JudyAnn for your great feedback!

6/25/2006 7:14:24 PM

 
Mike Hollman
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Hi Lorri,
This is a great image! Love the detail and lighting.

6/25/2006 7:18:29 PM

 
Manuel Barrera
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Excellent macro

6/25/2006 7:19:55 PM

 
Melissa Gurdus
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Absolutely magnificent!!!!!!!!!! Amazing colors, details and composition. Just wonderful, Lorri!!!!

6/25/2006 7:22:53 PM

 
Lorri Shank
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thank you to Mike, Manuel and Melissa (the "M's"). I appreciate your kind comments.

6/25/2006 7:35:02 PM

 
Steven W. Lepak
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Lorri, This is awesome. Almost looks like a fireworks image. Great job.

6/25/2006 10:05:12 PM

 
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This is gorgeous Lorri !

6/26/2006 3:17:10 AM

 
Debbie Del Tejo
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Looks like a winner to me...this is just georgeous...well captured and framed.

6/26/2006 3:36:48 AM

 
Lorri Shank
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thank you so much, Steven, Lyn and Debbie!

6/26/2006 11:40:21 AM

 
Bill Wyatt
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Wow I love the details and colors! Amazing macro, Lorri!

6/26/2006 12:32:42 PM

 
Hal    Hill
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Beautiful Work Lorri!

6/26/2006 7:38:35 PM

 
Lorri Shank
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thank you so much, Hal & Bill!

6/26/2006 7:54:37 PM

 
Nicole Kessel

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Incredible shot, Lorri! I think you have a winner here. The lighting is tremendous and your comp and DOF is perfect! Nice work!

6/27/2006 8:30:36 AM

 
Lorri Shank
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Thanks Nicole. I appreciate your feedback!

6/27/2006 1:06:31 PM

 
Kristi A. Howson
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Beautifully captured Lorri. Wonderful light!

6/28/2006 8:59:23 PM

 
Joanna Kilen - Redesiuk

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wow
wow
wow
excellent
wunderbar
wow

7/2/2006 11:19:53 AM

 
Lorri Shank
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thank you so much, Kristi and Joanna!

7/2/2006 11:25:29 AM

 
Graeme Chow
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Great finalist and big congrats Lorri.

7/24/2006 9:15:29 PM

 
Chastity Abbott
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YAY!!! LOOK AT YOU GO!!! CONGRATS!!

7/24/2006 9:17:01 PM

 
Pat Gamwell
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WooHooo! BIG CONGRATS, my friend!

7/24/2006 9:47:57 PM

 
Lorri Shank
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Thanks to Graeme, Chastity and Pat!

7/24/2006 9:55:50 PM

 
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Congratulations, Lorri!!

7/24/2006 11:07:03 PM

 
Judyann Plante
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Congratulations, Lorri!

Judyann ><>

7/25/2006 3:01:02 AM

 
Steven W. Lepak
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Congrats Lorri - Great Work!

7/25/2006 4:09:07 AM

 
Ronald F. Fischer
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Congratulations on this well deserved finalist!!

7/25/2006 4:23:46 AM

 
Bill Wyatt
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Congratulations on your finalist, Lorri!

7/25/2006 5:00:19 AM

 
lyn 
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Congrats Lorri !

7/25/2006 5:34:41 AM

 
Irene Suchocki

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This is just stunning! Congratulations on being a finalist.

7/25/2006 5:36:32 AM

 
Christopher J. Budny
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Wow! I'm so ready for that Canon 100mm lens, when I get an SLR. This is wonderful; congratulations!

7/25/2006 7:24:42 AM

 
Lorri Shank
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thank you so much to all who have commented on my image. It's people like you that I've learned so much from on BP--and continue to do so. Blessings! Lorri

7/25/2006 7:40:32 AM

 
Baqer Mohd  Jawad
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Congrats to you Lorri of slection your pic.in the finalist.. really I like it so much !! all the best

7/25/2006 10:49:10 AM

 
Marvin H. Gohlke Jr.
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WOW! Congratulations on your finalist. Love the contrast, and the detail. great work, and very impressive gallery! Good luck in the finals.

7/25/2006 11:22:37 AM

 
Lorri Shank
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Thanks to Marvin and Bager!

7/25/2006 11:23:54 AM

 
Lavone Vannoy
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Congratulations Lori!!! You so deserve it!!! :)

7/25/2006 11:44:31 AM

 
Kay Beausoleil
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Congratulations on your beautiful finalist, Lorri!

7/25/2006 2:28:14 PM

 
Connie J. Bagot
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Congratulations Lorri---this is gorgeous and a deserving finalist. Good luck with the next round.

7/25/2006 5:32:39 PM

 
Linda Proctor
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Congrats Lorri!! Beautiful finalist!!

7/25/2006 5:40:27 PM

 
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Thank you so much for your kind words, Linda, Lavone, Kay and Connie!

7/25/2006 5:51:19 PM

 
Ronald Balthazor
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Congratulations, Lorri. Great image.

7/25/2006 6:16:22 PM

 
Gena L. Talbot
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Lorri... Congratulations on this awesome finalist/capture! Great work sweetie. :)

7/25/2006 7:35:05 PM

 
Lorri Shank
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thanks to Gina and Ron!!

7/25/2006 8:02:14 PM

 
Alison Greenwood
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A fantastic finalist Lorri! Congratulations!

7/26/2006 1:19:49 AM

 
Lorri Shank
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Thank you, Alison!!

7/26/2006 10:39:19 AM

 
Kristi A. Howson
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Congratulations on this wonderful finalist and best of luck in the next round Lorri!

7/26/2006 8:30:19 PM

 
Pat Gamwell
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WTG, Lorri! BIG CONGRATS on the GOLD one!

7/27/2006 11:09:23 PM

 
Graeme Chow
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Congratulation on your winner. Lorri.

7/27/2006 11:39:28 PM

 
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Yes Congratulations on this awesome winner Lorri!!

sheesh

7/28/2006 12:48:47 AM

 
Holly Shao
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Lorri, congratulations on your WIN, it's just an exquisite image.

Holly

7/28/2006 4:00:33 AM

 
Daniel G. Flocke
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Lorri - Congratulations on your 2nd Place Winner!!!

~Daniel

7/28/2006 5:01:03 AM

 
Christopher J. Budny
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Congratulations, again!

7/28/2006 6:07:27 AM

 
Judyann Plante
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WTG, Lorri! I love this image! Congratulations on this well-deserved win!!!

Judyann ><>

7/28/2006 6:55:58 AM

 
Bill Wyatt
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Lorri, Congratulations on your Winner it is very beautiful work!

7/28/2006 7:13:51 AM

 
Jill Flynn
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Congratulations on your win Lorri! Love your perspective on this beautiful dandy!

7/28/2006 7:54:39 AM

 
Lorri Shank
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Thank you to all who have commented on my image! I really appreciate your support! I've learned so much from all of you. Lorri ^j^

7/28/2006 8:46:55 AM

 
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Beautiful details Lorri!,
CONGRATULATIONS!,
Amalia

7/28/2006 11:22:30 AM

 
Michael  F. Azucena
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i love the details on this one. congratulations!

7/28/2006 12:09:46 PM

 
Lorri Shank
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thank you to Michael and Amalia!!

7/28/2006 2:12:04 PM

 
Carlo Cascone
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Terrific shot!
You are great!
Carlo

7/28/2006 2:13:49 PM

 
Linda Proctor
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Big congrats on second place Lorri!!!

7/28/2006 5:23:29 PM

 
Linda M. Walker
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Congratulations on this fine winner,Lorri

7/28/2006 6:58:49 PM

 
Lorri Shank
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Thank you so much Carlo, Linda and Linda!

7/28/2006 7:00:59 PM

 
Milan Banik
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congratulations on this wonderful win!

7/29/2006 5:28:14 AM

 
Cathy Barrows
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Congrats on your win...wonderful

7/29/2006 10:14:58 AM

 
Jeff W. Robinson
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Congrats on your excellent win! Jeff

7/29/2006 6:52:04 PM

 
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Congratulations on your second place win, Lorri!!

7/30/2006 7:26:45 PM

 
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Thank you Milan, Cathy, Jeff and Robin!

7/30/2006 7:37:11 PM

 
Gen Nagase
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Beautiful winner!!!
Congratulations, Lorri!!!

7/30/2006 8:06:07 PM

 
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Lorri, congratulations on your Second Place win.

7/30/2006 10:05:00 PM

 
Lorri Shank
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Thanks to Nobi and Janine!

7/31/2006 1:50:36 PM

 
Dana Dubbs

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Gorgeous! Congratulations on your win!

7/31/2006 3:11:28 PM

 
Jose Mari M. Fedelicio
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Seems like fantasy jellyfish! superb shot lorri :o)

8/3/2006 4:56:41 PM

 
Lorri Shank
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thank you so much, Dana and Jose!!

8/3/2006 6:34:38 PM

 
RC  Fritz
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Lorri, Big congrats on your WIN!!

8/23/2006 5:05:57 PM

 
Lorri Shank
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Thanks RC!

8/24/2006 2:09:44 PM

 
Donna LaMattino Pagakis
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Lorri, this is so cool, great details. A belated congratulations!

11/8/2006 5:30:47 PM

 
Hurk (Steve) Hurkett
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Super image, Lori love the tones and dffects ... Congrats on your 2nd place win ...

Steve Hurkett

1/13/2007 9:50:42 AM

 
Lorri Shank
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Thanks to Steve and Donna.

1/13/2007 10:09:40 AM

 
Faisal Almalki
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Fantastic unique shot. Well done. (and a very belated Congrats!) :)

7/1/2007 3:22:44 AM

 
Ellen Powell
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Lorri, I came back to your gallery for some more eye candy. This one is incredible- how did you get the light in this?

8/7/2007 8:35:50 PM

 
Jim Britt

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Very creative, totally cool. Love this shot.

9/14/2007 8:16:18 AM

 
Lorri Shank
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Thanks Jim. It's one of my favorites.

9/14/2007 8:37:10 AM

 
Ellen Powell
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Alright Lorri!!!!!!!!!!!

Way to GO!!!!!!!!!

This photo of yours deserves it!!!!!!!

Congrats!!!!!!!!!

9/14/2007 10:53:09 AM

 
Nancy L. Barrett
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Oooooh---this is SWEET! You called 'em "fuzzies", I called 'em "wishies" (well, because you made a wish on them, of course!)

12/3/2007 8:03:40 AM

 
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Thanks to Nancy and Ellen!

12/3/2007 8:22:02 AM

 
Max Aureli
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Fantastic work!!

10/20/2008 4:40:21 PM

 
Lorri Shank
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thanks, Max!

10/20/2008 4:43:13 PM

 
Arlene Krassner
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This is very nice Lorri. I can see why it was a winner.

11/13/2008 2:33:19 AM

 
Lorri Shank
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Thank you for your kind words, Arlene!

11/13/2008 6:38:52 AM

 
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What a beautifully exposed, composed and exquisitely detailed image, Lorri! Wonderful work!

11/29/2008 10:07:31 AM

 
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Thank you, Gerda!

11/29/2008 11:47:58 AM

 
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