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Lavender
BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner
 
Lavender
Lavender
Finalist

02/01/07

A blossom of lavender taken through more blossoms for a soft effect.
© Sharon  Day
Nikon D70 Digital ...

 
 
 
Paula Dwyer
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    BEAUTIFUL!!!!!! :)

2/1/2007 6:51:36 AM

 
Sherry Sturgis
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Sharon, I love the softness, and POV!

2/1/2007 6:54:48 AM

 
BILLY R. PARKER
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I LIKE THE SPOT FOCUS OF THIS IMAGE!! BEAUTIFULLY CAPTURED SHARON!! BILLY

2/1/2007 6:55:14 AM

 
Tonya R. Boles
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Beautiful image.

2/1/2007 7:49:39 AM

 
Darren K. Fisher
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I love the angle along with your choice in DOF. Outstanding job Sharon.

2/1/2007 8:25:10 AM

 
Paul Michko
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Wonderful selective focus, Sharon.

2/1/2007 8:32:18 AM

 
SANJOY  PRAMANIK
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Nice capture, supperb angle of taken & well timed gate opening.

2/1/2007 9:37:12 AM

 
Tamera Phillips
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Just beautiful Sharon. I love the blurred background!

2/1/2007 6:54:38 PM

 
John Roberts
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I reallly like this one! Your use of DOF is waht makes it.

I may be wrong, but this looks mre like a D200 photo. It's hard for me to be sure at this resolution. Just doesn't look like a D70, know what I mean? ;-)

2/5/2007 3:27:44 AM

 
Sharon  Day
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Thank you all for such nice compliments!

John, I didn't get my D200 until December. No lavender around here to photograph...yet.

2/5/2007 5:03:58 PM

 
Susan Fox
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I so love this one Sharon! Wonderful selective focus, color and composition!!!!

2/28/2007 10:12:48 AM

 
Sharon  Day
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Thank you, Susan!

2/28/2007 1:23:14 PM

 
Jim Hackley

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Wonderful image Sharon, I can smell the lavender, great shot. Jim.

3/1/2007 1:15:03 PM

 
Sharon  Day
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Thank you, Jim!

3/22/2007 6:26:46 PM

 
Tamera Phillips
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Congratulations on this well deserved finalist!

3/22/2007 6:43:21 PM

 
Susan Fox
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Cool! Another finalist :-) I really love this one so I'm happy to see it again.

3/22/2007 7:25:43 PM

 
Darren K. Fisher
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Congrats once again Sharon.

3/22/2007 7:48:13 PM

 
Graeme Chow
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Sharon, beautiful finalist and huge congrats.

3/22/2007 8:21:01 PM

 
Deborah C. Lewinson
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Congrats, Sharon, on this beautiful finalist!
-Debby

3/22/2007 8:28:49 PM

 
Laura Clay-Ballard
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Congrats!!!!!!!! You do have the "eye" for flowers and nature! FAB shot.

3/23/2007 4:45:17 AM

 
Kay E. Mahoney
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Congratulations on your finalist. Good luck in the next round.

3/23/2007 5:16:52 AM

 
Paula Dwyer
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Congratulations Sharon!!! :)

3/23/2007 5:36:41 AM

 
Barbara Helgason
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Congratulations again Sharon and good luck in the next round!

3/23/2007 6:53:24 AM

 
Laurence Saliba
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Congratulations on your beautiful finalist Sharon!!! Its a BEAUTY!!!

3/23/2007 7:25:00 AM

 
Christopher J. Budny
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Beautiful work as usual, Sharon; congraulations!

3/23/2007 7:49:31 AM

 
Rakesh Syal
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Congratulations on this well deserved finalist!

3/23/2007 9:29:59 AM

 
Stan J. Contrades
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CONGRATULATIONS on this gorgeous Finalist, Sharon!
Aloha,
Stan

3/23/2007 6:08:42 PM

 
Casey A. Hanson
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I am so behind, this is my first time seeing this. Beautiful DoF and angle, Sharon...congrats to you! :0)

3/24/2007 8:13:59 AM

 
Ken Smith
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Beautiful, Sharon. Congrats on your multiple finalists!!

3/24/2007 1:58:51 PM

 
Sharon  Day
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Thank you all for the congratulations! I appreciate each one!

3/24/2007 3:11:59 PM

 
Susan Fox
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Woohoo! Congrats on your win Sharon!

3/24/2007 6:03:09 PM

 
Su Sana E. P
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Congratulations on this Beautiful Winner, Sharon!!

3/24/2007 6:09:09 PM

 
Sam Britt
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Congratulations on this winner, Sharon!

3/24/2007 6:41:10 PM

 
Janine Russell
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Sharon, great color, detail, lighting and selective focus; congratulations on your Second Place Win.

3/24/2007 6:42:36 PM

 
William C. Raco
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Congratulations, Sharon!


Bill

3/24/2007 6:58:15 PM

 
Linda D. Lester
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Awesome.....Congratulations!

3/24/2007 7:33:16 PM

 
Kay E. Mahoney
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Congratulations on your second place winner.

3/24/2007 7:48:24 PM

 
Gail Vitikacs
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BIG BIG BIG Congratulations!

3/24/2007 7:59:56 PM

 
randy dannheim
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Sharon, Congratulation on your 2nd place winner

3/24/2007 8:16:54 PM

 
Laurence Saliba
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Congratulations on your win, Sharon!!! WTG my dear friend!!!

3/24/2007 8:47:01 PM

 
Rob Bishop
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Congratulations, Sharon! Glad to see you are still winning with these wonderful images.

3/24/2007 10:09:30 PM

 
Susan J. Allen
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CONGRATULATIONS!!!!!!!!!!!!!

3/25/2007 2:56:23 AM

 
Kathleen K. Parker
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Beautiful colors and effects. Congratulations, Sharon!
kk

3/25/2007 4:20:52 AM

 
Sylvia Rossler
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Big congrats on your win Sharon :O)

3/25/2007 4:42:54 AM

 
Susanne V. Schroeder
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One more congrats! My favorite amongst the winners, but I am partial to flowers. Susanne

3/25/2007 5:06:15 AM

 
Wally Orlowsky
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Congratulations on this subtley beautiful winner, Sharon!

3/25/2007 5:07:07 AM

 
Christopher J. Budny
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Sharon, congratulations on your beautiful winner!

3/25/2007 5:36:10 AM

 
Murry Grigsby
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Congrats Sharon!!

3/25/2007 5:46:08 AM

 
Ken Smith
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Excellent job, Sharon. Congratulations!!

3/25/2007 6:18:05 AM

 
Claudia Kuhn
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Beautiful winner Sharon, congratulations!

3/25/2007 7:23:56 AM

 
Tarun Bose
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Big congrats on your second prize winner Sharon.

3/25/2007 8:57:15 AM

 
Don Chen
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Sharon, Congratulations!! Great winner!

3/25/2007 12:36:53 PM

 
Laura Clay-Ballard
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CONGRATS on this winning image!

3/25/2007 12:38:49 PM

 
Deborah  Sandidge
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Beautiful effect Sharon, congratulations!

3/25/2007 3:30:46 PM

 
Barbara Helgason
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Congratulations on this awesome winner Sharon!!

3/25/2007 3:47:18 PM

 
Kara Hendricks
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Congratulations Sharon...

3/25/2007 5:25:46 PM

 
Graeme Chow
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Congratulation !!! super winner Sharon.

3/25/2007 6:51:15 PM

 
Jill Flynn
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Beautiful work Sharon! Congratulations on your win!

3/25/2007 9:15:30 PM

 
Datha Y. Thompson
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CONGRATULATIONS on this BEAUTIFUL WINNER Sharon!!! :0)

3/25/2007 9:40:42 PM

 
Susana Heide
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This is so beautiful Sharon! Wonderfully soft colors!!! Many CONGRATS on this winning image!!!!

3/25/2007 10:27:46 PM

 
Milan Banik
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unique shot .Congratulations

3/26/2007 4:48:30 AM

 
Renee Doyle
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Stunning work Sharon! Many congratulations on this beautiful win!

3/26/2007 10:33:03 PM

 
Monika Sapek
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Beautifully done, Sharon! The angle and colors are perfect here! Many congratulations on your Win!
Monika

3/27/2007 9:55:40 PM

 
Michelle R. Kovach
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Congratulations again Sharon! I saw your pic on the homepage on bp!

3/29/2007 4:52:14 PM

 
Debra Booth
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Congratulations, Sharon! What a gorgeous winner!!

4/2/2007 6:58:09 PM

 
Holly Hitchcock
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Sharon, this is stunning! Congrats!!!
Holly

4/5/2007 9:28:03 AM

 
Pat Gamwell
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Stunning winner, Sharon! HUGE CONGRATS!

4/8/2007 11:58:52 PM

 
Fanie Heymans
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Congrats. My wifes favorite flower. Thank you for your kind comments on my winner “Runners” I do appreciate it.

5/21/2008 11:58:21 AM

 
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What a beautiful winning image Sharon. Great colors, depth and exposure!! Congratulations!

7/2/2008 9:23:14 PM

 
Joseph M. Muench
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Beautiful composition and colors...wonderful DOF!
-Joe

11/23/2009 3:45:27 PM

 
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