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Maine Lupines

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Maine Lupines
Maine Lupines
© Guy D. Biechele
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Carol Dibble
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    Great shot! Love the purples and the DOF.


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6/26/2006 4:12:47 AM

 
Carolyn  M. Fletcher
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GREAT!!! Love it!!!


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6/26/2006 4:54:14 AM

 
Sharon K. King
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Beautiful, love the DOF and the house framed with the flowers!


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6/26/2006 4:59:58 AM

 
Paula Dwyer
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Beautiful!!! :)


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6/26/2006 5:07:06 AM

 
Linda D. Lester
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This looks like a place we stopped on the way to Pemaquid lighthouse.
Beautiful shot!


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6/26/2006 5:21:14 AM

 
Marcie A. Fowler
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Love how the lupine frame the building in the background. Beautifully done!


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6/26/2006 5:24:53 AM

 
Colette M. Metcalf
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This is beautiful, Guy!


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6/26/2006 5:41:21 AM

 
Claudia Kuhn
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Wow! A whole field of lupines, so beautiful Guy, love the composition with that house in the bg.


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6/26/2006 6:39:26 AM

 
William C. Raco
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Wow, this is so sharp, so colorful, so beautifully composed
Excellent work, Guy!

Bill


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6/26/2006 6:47:11 PM

 
Guy D. Biechele
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Thank you everyone, for your comments and kind words. They are appreciated!


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6/27/2006 5:46:07 AM

 
Evy Johansen
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Beautiful image, Guy! Wonderful DOF and lovely color! Congratulations on your POTD!!


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7/19/2006 12:16:08 AM

 
Ali Hoolash  

Great shot, Guy! Wonderful DOF and nice move to throw that mansion and those trees OOF.
Congrats on the POTD.


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7/19/2006 1:37:55 AM

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


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7/19/2006 1:58:41 AM

 
Bill Houghton
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Beautiful shot Guy. The colors are outstanding. Well done. Congratulations on your win.


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7/19/2006 2:15:58 AM

 
Helen N. McHugh
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Congratulations, Guy on your POTD! Beautiful capture! Love the composition & DOF!


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7/19/2006 2:16:51 AM

 
William C. Raco
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Hearty congratulations on the POTD recognition, Guy
This is a wonderfully bright and beautiful photo.

Bill


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7/19/2006 2:38:01 AM

 
Joy Rector
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congrats on the POTD


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7/19/2006 3:06:52 AM

 
Scott A. Coombs
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Wow! Does anyone else get a 3-D effect? Great shot Guy!


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7/19/2006 4:37:41 AM

 

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gorgeous image!!! Congrats on your POTD!! :)


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7/19/2006 4:49:21 AM

 
Milan Banik
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excellent composition,Congrats on your POTD Guy.


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7/19/2006 5:22:27 AM

 
Wendy Stevenson
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Congratualtions Guy on this beautiful image. Great use of DOF and gorgeous colours!!!


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7/19/2006 6:07:05 AM

 
Margy McMennamy
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Wonderful shot! Congratulations on POTD. Question from a Texas girl--I have never seen Lupines (although I was born in Maine)and wonder if they are the same flower-different name--as the Texas Bluebonnet? Does anyone know?


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7/19/2006 7:47:43 AM

 
Amy Jackson
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Beautiful image, Guy!! Congratulations on POTD!!


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7/19/2006 7:50:12 AM

 
Amy Jackson
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Beautiful image, Guy!! Congratulations on POTD!!


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7/19/2006 7:50:39 AM

 
Donna LaMattino Pagakis
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Really pretty comp and depth, congratulations on your potd!


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7/19/2006 11:31:41 AM

 
Guy D. Biechele
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Thank you all, for your kind words and comments. I do appreciate them!


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7/19/2006 6:59:04 PM

 
Siete Meeter
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Beautiful image, Guy! Congratulations on your POTD!!


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7/20/2006 4:55:00 AM

 
Allan L. Dy
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Wonderful composition Guy! Like this shot! Congrats on your POTD!


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7/20/2006 10:10:23 AM

 
Corinne M. Thompson
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Congrats on your POTD for this beautiful capture!


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7/21/2006 10:36:18 AM

 
Mary  Clarke
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Congratulations on this lovely POTD Guy


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7/23/2006 5:28:38 AM

 
Guy D. Biechele
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Siete, Allan, Corinne, and Mary, Thank you for your comments!!


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7/24/2006 9:32:24 PM

 
Evy Johansen
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So well deserved! Contratulations on your wonderful finalist, Guy!


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7/24/2006 11:40:12 PM

 
Aimee S. McMaster
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beautiful composition and dof Guy...congrats on your finalist...Aimee


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7/25/2006 4:10:05 AM

 
Kay E. Mahoney
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Congratulations Guy. Good luck in the next round.


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7/25/2006 4:54:38 AM

 
Sharon K. King
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Congratulations on your finalist, I really love this shot!


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7/25/2006 5:09:08 AM

 
Anna Diederich
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Congratulations on this wonderful finalist! Such beautiful color and excellent DOF!


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7/25/2006 5:28:48 AM

 
Jeff W. Robinson
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Excellent framing Guy; congrats on your Finalist! Jeff


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7/25/2006 10:03:13 AM

 
Tarun Bose
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Congrats for a deserving shot.


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7/25/2006 11:36:40 AM

 
Rakesh Syal
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Great job and finalist, Guy!! Congrats!


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7/25/2006 3:25:43 PM

 
Linda D. Lester
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Congratulations!


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7/25/2006 4:04:22 PM

 
Monika Sapek
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I like the symmetry and colors in this, Guy! Very nicely done! Many congratulations on your finalist and good luck!
Monika


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7/26/2006 12:42:26 PM

 
Jane M
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Simply lovely! Congratultions!


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7/26/2006 5:50:23 PM

 
Husain Akhtar
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Warm congratulations!


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7/27/2006 7:48:51 AM

 
Guy D. Biechele
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Thank you all, for your congratulations and comments. They are appreciated!!


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7/27/2006 8:54:20 PM

 
Cora Miller
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Great composition! Very effective use of DOF. Congratulations on your win.


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7/28/2006 12:29:53 AM

 
Alan L. Borror
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Congratulations on this wonderful winner, Guy! When I first saw it, my reaction was I wish I had taken that. Beautiful composition!


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7/28/2006 1:55:57 AM

 
Carolyn  M. Fletcher
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I'm with Alan! Hey, I wish I'd just SEEN that!! LOL


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7/28/2006 3:47:58 AM

 
Stephanie Lyons
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Spectacular! This is so very beautiful, Guy - big congrats on your well deserved win!


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7/28/2006 4:06:34 AM

 
Sharon K. King
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I'm so glad this is a winner!!


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7/28/2006 4:35:30 AM

 
Megan p
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Congratulations Guy, I love the rich color of the flowers and the field in the background. I feel like I can hear the crickets.


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7/28/2006 5:07:48 AM

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

~Daniel


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7/28/2006 5:09:33 AM

 
Tarun Bose
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Congratulations Guy for being a winner for this fantastic shot. Well done.


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7/28/2006 5:52:04 AM

 
David Phalen
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Congrats Guy on a well deserved win!


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7/28/2006 7:43:25 AM

 
Gail P. Sullivan
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Guy...so many wonderful elements...the composition, the rich colors, the use of dof...congrats on a beautiful image!


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7/28/2006 1:32:38 PM

 
William C. Raco
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This is just great, Guy!
Congratulations on the fine win

Bill


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7/28/2006 5:31:38 PM

 
Colette M. Metcalf
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Congratulations to you on your WIN, Guy!!!


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7/29/2006 4:06:42 AM

 
Milan Banik
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great win with great shot!


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7/29/2006 5:39:07 AM

 
Cathy Barrows
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Congrats on your win...is this on the way to Pemaquid


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7/29/2006 10:26:46 AM

 
Cyn D Valentine
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Beautiful!! Congratulations!!


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7/30/2006 6:07:16 PM

 
Guy D. Biechele
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Thank you all, so much for your kind words. They mean a lot!


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7/30/2006 6:21:04 PM

 
Janine Russell
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Guy, congratulations on your Second Place win.


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7/30/2006 10:23:45 PM

 
Joannie M. Bertucci
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Guy, forgive me for being so late with my congratulations on this beautiful image! Your presentation of Maine and it's beauties is wonderful! That includes all of your lighthouse images as well!
I've been through your gallery and website and you truly have the heart and soul of a New Englander!


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8/1/2006 10:17:08 PM

 
Guy D. Biechele
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Janine and Joannie, thank you for your comments!!


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8/2/2006 10:58:32 AM

 
Dennis Flanagan
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I can see why it garnerd a second place. The colors and clarity jump from the screen.


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9/6/2006 12:19:46 PM

 
Susie Peek-Swint
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Belated congrats on this stunning shot Guy ~ beautiful colours and dof ~ a well-deserved gold!


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9/21/2006 3:19:11 PM

 
Deborah  Sandidge
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This is a gorgeous winning image, Guy, (belated)congratulations!


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9/22/2006 11:36:37 AM

 
Guy D. Biechele
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I appreciate the congrats. Thank you!


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9/26/2006 8:01:50 PM

 
Bill Houghton
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This is simply stunning Guy. Great shot


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9/29/2006 1:18:02 PM

 
Guy D. Biechele
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Thanks, Bill.


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10/1/2006 4:36:43 PM

 
Vladan D. Djordjevic
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Beautiful composition, colors!


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1/5/2007 6:32:33 PM

 
Guy D. Biechele
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Thank you, Vladan.


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1/5/2007 10:20:55 PM

 
Janet Daniel
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Spectacular image, Guy! A favorite!
You have an excellent gallery. :-)


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2/6/2008 4:30:50 AM

 
Jean Lechleiter
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This is so beautiful. Congratulations on your 2nd place win!


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9/2/2008 9:47:36 PM

 
Nathan R. Anderson
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Beautiful Image Guy! I gives me a wonderful sense of peace.


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2/8/2009 8:39:31 PM

 
Shelly A. Van Camp
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Being from Maine...love lupines! Nice work and congrats on the win!


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8/16/2011 2:29:05 PM

 
Doug  J. Johnson
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Wonderful use of a shallow DOF and love the perspective with your camera position!


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