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Last Dance
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Last Dance
Last Dance
© Linda D. Lester
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Judy V. Kennamer
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    I love the lighting Linda - makes the center of the flower the "star" of this shot. The softness of the petals is a perfect complement.

6/25/2007 5:10:44 AM

 
Jim Huffield
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Sooooo very pretty, Linda. Jim

6/25/2007 5:13:12 AM

 
BILLY R. PARKER
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GREAT EXSPOSURE AND LIGHTING LINDA!! SIMPLY BEAUTIFUL!! BILLY

6/25/2007 5:13:21 AM

 
Terri L. Scribner
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Gorgeous center and the lighting is terrific!!

6/25/2007 5:15:06 AM

 
Glenn E. Urquhart
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Absolutely Beautiful Lowkey Floral Composition, Linda!!! VERY Well Done! Cheers, Glenn.

6/25/2007 5:16:23 AM

 
Agnes Fegan
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Just beautiful!

6/25/2007 5:37:44 AM

 
Darren K. Fisher
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BBBBBBBBBBeautiful the lighting here is sure makes this a stunning and dramatic flower image.

6/25/2007 5:45:16 AM

 
Roxanne M. Bubar
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Linda, what a gorgeous image.

6/25/2007 5:48:05 AM

 
Shawn Jennings
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Beautiful color and lighting on this, Linda! Great title too - you must be in a dancing mood lately.

6/25/2007 5:49:26 AM

 
Jeff W. Robinson
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A Huge Wow image Linda! A beautiful presentation! Jeff

6/25/2007 5:51:28 AM

 
Randy A. Myers
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I agree with Jeff. Big WOW!! Love the dark tones.

6/25/2007 6:08:17 AM

 
Ken Smith
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Found it. LOL Love the muted colors and the lighting on this. I hope we see this one again!

6/25/2007 6:12:12 AM

 
Sam Britt
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Absolutely beautiful!

6/25/2007 6:14:41 AM

 
Chastity Abbott
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I love the way the light falls on this!!!!! WOW!!!!!! You have really outdown yourself!!! It's soooooo gorgeous!

6/25/2007 6:24:27 AM

 
Emily E. Bem
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STUNNING.....period.

6/25/2007 6:30:09 AM

 
Cathy Barrows
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the lighting is simply fantastic...beautiful

6/25/2007 6:37:06 AM

 
Nadine A. Lewis
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Oh my goodness, Linda...this image is GORGEOUS!!! <><

6/25/2007 6:37:47 AM

 
Linda Blair
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Love the lighting and mood, great image!!

6/25/2007 6:59:15 AM

 
Joy Rector
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excellent

6/25/2007 7:18:21 AM

 
Melissa Gurdus
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Exquisite full frame floral with wonderful colors and great selective focus, Linda!!

6/25/2007 7:36:01 AM

 
Su Sana E. P
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Linda, complemented by the beautiful and sensual colors, this definitely will be back!! I absolutely love your composition on this. A real floral MASTERPIECE!!

6/25/2007 7:39:35 AM

 
Carla Metzler
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Beautiful, Linda!

6/25/2007 7:47:38 AM

 
Judy A. Lawhon
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Beautiful color and detail....love the softness and the way they blend together, Linda!!

6/25/2007 7:49:15 AM

 
Shirley L. Carpenter
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How beautiful Linda!! Love the composition and detail!!

6/25/2007 8:43:25 AM

 
Nancy L. Green
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Beautiful capture Linda, the lighting and SF are quite effective and lovely, very well done!! <><

6/25/2007 8:46:33 AM

 
Cheryl E. Molennor
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Gorgeous Linda. Love the title

6/25/2007 9:52:00 AM

 
Susan J. Allen
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Gorgeous! Love everything about this!

6/25/2007 10:13:25 AM

 
Kathy Reeves
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I agree with Susana!!! This is one of the most beautiful I have seen!! Outstanding!!!!!

6/25/2007 10:14:31 AM

 
Sharon K. King
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The deep colors and beautiful lighting, the DOF and softness...all add up to a Terrific floral image!

6/25/2007 10:38:13 AM

 
Lynne Morris
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Wow this is absolutely stunning Linda, awesome colours, comp and details!

6/25/2007 12:05:28 PM

 
Tarun Bose
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Outstanding selective focussing and lovely colour tones. Great shot Linda.

6/25/2007 12:25:36 PM

 
William C. Raco
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Simply stunning
I do believe this will a winner, Linda!

Bill

6/25/2007 1:40:02 PM

 
Mike Perez
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Awesome colors, details and texture, Linda! A Winner!

6/25/2007 1:44:30 PM

 
Carol Sawyer
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Gorgeous image and colors, Linda!

6/25/2007 1:49:31 PM

 
Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna
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Ohhhhh sooooo beautiful Linda!!!!! Wonderful lighting, colors, framing, clarity...A totally radiant image!!!! :3

6/25/2007 1:57:17 PM

 
Dan J. Holm
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Wow! Flowing, dynamic and loaded with gorgeous detail!! Love the deep color and light on this, Linda! I'd bet we'll be seeing this one again!

6/25/2007 2:29:40 PM

 
Darryl Wilkinson

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Sweet!!

6/25/2007 2:31:49 PM

 
Linda D. Lester
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Thank you all so much!

6/25/2007 2:44:41 PM

 
Paul Michko
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Very beautiful, Linda.

6/25/2007 3:09:51 PM

 
JO ANN CLEVELAND
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Wow! Awesome lighting!

jo ann c.

6/25/2007 4:47:22 PM

 
Barbara Waldoch
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Fantastic capture, Linda!

6/25/2007 6:12:47 PM

 
Ken Grooms
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Beautiful!

6/25/2007 6:28:46 PM

 
David Phalen
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Beautiful light, color and detail!

6/25/2007 7:21:22 PM

 
Tamera Phillips
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Just beautiful Linda!

6/25/2007 7:33:41 PM

 
Stefania Barbier
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gorgeous Linda!!!

6/25/2007 11:38:01 PM

 
Su Sana E. P
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Just saw this in EFP. Congrats!!

7/5/2007 2:21:06 AM

 
Ken Smith
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For sure!

7/22/2007 5:09:17 PM

 
BILLY R. PARKER
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CONGRATS ON YOUR FINALIST LINDA!! WELL DESERVED!! BILLY

7/24/2007 8:02:49 PM

 
Ken Smith
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I predicted this one!! LOL Excellent shot, Linda. I hope we see gold on this one!

7/24/2007 8:12:59 PM

 
Mike Perez
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I am still picking this one for a Winner, Linda. Congratulations on all your Finalists!

7/24/2007 8:33:58 PM

 
Judy V. Kennamer
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Gotta be a winner -- congrats on your Finalist Linda! This photo is wonderful!!!

7/24/2007 8:40:33 PM

 
Barbara Waldoch
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Congratulations on this beautiful finalist, Linda!

7/24/2007 9:04:44 PM

 
Nadya Johnson
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I really love this one! Congratulations Linda, on an awesome finalist!

7/24/2007 9:19:20 PM

 
Kathy L. Clark
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Congrats on your gorgeous finalist Linda.

7/24/2007 10:05:17 PM

 
Evy Johansen
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Many congratulations on your beautiful finalist, Linda!

7/24/2007 11:28:51 PM

 
Dennis Flanagan
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Too bad you're a girl or you could become the new FB. Congratulations.

7/24/2007 11:38:11 PM

 
Pat Gamwell
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Awesome finalist, Linda!

7/25/2007 1:34:33 AM

 
Joannie M. Bertucci
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Stunning, absolutely stunning Linda!
I think we'll see this one again...congratulations!

7/25/2007 3:08:32 AM

 
Gail Vitikacs
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Wonderful! CONGRATULATIONS Linda!

7/25/2007 3:43:45 AM

 
Linda Blair
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Congratulations on your finalist!!!!!

7/25/2007 4:06:00 AM

 
Mary Timman
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Wow...I missed all the June shots since I was gone from here that month..and what a beauty I missed here. Beautiful rich color and love the lighting. Congratulations and hope this turns out to be a Winner!!! Well it is a winner in my book!

7/25/2007 4:14:08 AM

 
Allison Gaulin
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This is absolutely stunning Linda- wow! Congrats! (I just added this to my favs!)

7/25/2007 4:29:18 AM

 
Judyann Plante
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Linda, Congratulations on all of your finalists! I think this one is my favorite - an absolutely stunning image!

Judyann <><

7/25/2007 5:23:14 AM

 
RC  Fritz
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Beautiful capture, Linda! Congratulations!

7/25/2007 5:28:50 AM

 
Anita N. Hogue
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Gorgeous finalist, Congratulations, Linda!

7/25/2007 6:46:45 AM

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

7/25/2007 6:50:28 AM

 
Kaye Burazin
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A hearty congrats and best of luck on the next round Linda.

7/25/2007 6:56:56 AM

 
Darren K. Fisher
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Yahoo.....So glad to see this one here. Congrats and best of luck next round.

7/25/2007 6:59:50 AM

 
Shawn Jennings
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YEAH! I'm so glad to see this one again! It's going all the way!!!

7/25/2007 7:09:17 AM

 
Chastity Abbott
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ALWAYS been a huge fav of mine!!!!!! SUPER congrats!!!!

7/25/2007 7:18:04 AM

 
Glenn E. Urquhart
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A Very Big Congratulations on your award, Linda!!! Well Deserved! Cheers, Glenn.

7/25/2007 7:45:35 AM

 
Laurence Saliba
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Congratulations on this outstanding finalist Linda!!!

7/25/2007 7:50:46 AM

 
Emily E. Bem
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CONGRATS!!! I bet we see this yet again! :))))))))))))))

7/25/2007 8:25:05 AM

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

7/25/2007 8:33:44 AM

 
eileen bedford
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Congratulations Linda on this BEAUTIFUL floral, so well done...

7/25/2007 9:06:42 AM

 
Tarun Bose
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Big congrats on your finalist dear Linda.

7/25/2007 10:18:42 AM

 
Cyn D Valentine
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What a stunner! COngratulations Linda!

7/25/2007 2:43:19 PM

 
Lani J
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This is stunning!! Gorgeous work, Linda!! Congratulations :)

7/25/2007 2:52:00 PM

 
Cathy Barrows
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Congrats on your finalist...this has to be a winner

7/25/2007 3:19:29 PM

 
Susan Fox
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This looks like a winner to me too! It's stunning Congratulations Linda :-)

7/25/2007 5:16:14 PM

 
Renee Doyle
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Congratulations on this stunning finalist Linda!

7/25/2007 6:14:49 PM

 
JO ANN CLEVELAND
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Congrats Linda! I agree, this has got to see some gold!

the lighting and mood of this is outstanding1

jo ann c.

7/25/2007 6:42:05 PM

 
Cassie  L. Woodlee
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Congratulations Linda!!!

7/26/2007 4:35:51 AM

 
Carla Metzler
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Congratulations, Linda!

7/26/2007 5:43:25 AM

 
Emile Abbott
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Congrats again Linda, Gorgeous.

7/26/2007 3:29:05 PM

 
Vicki Hunt
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Congrats on all your beautiful finalists!

7/27/2007 3:14:31 AM

 
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This is Gorgeous LINDA!! Love the deep hues and the soft/sharpness! DARN GOOD GIRLFREN! (of course!) :D
( oh yeah and congrats!!!) :)

7/27/2007 4:46:24 AM

 
Donna J. Eaton
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This is soooo gorgeous! Very sensual! ;-) Congrats on your finalist!

7/27/2007 5:43:43 AM

 
Kathy Reeves
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I knew we would see this again!! Outstanding ---congratulations!!!

7/27/2007 7:04:47 AM

 
Katarina Mansson
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This is sooooo beautiful Linda! The colors, lighting, softness and composition are just perfect. Congratulations on your finalist!

7/28/2007 4:25:02 PM

 
Kara Hendricks
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I just had to stop and say... WOW Linda... Your focus is outstanding here... What a powerful shot... Congrats on your finalist..

7/28/2007 6:58:34 PM

 
Janine White
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A fantastic, beautiful and artistic shot. Love the DOF and the whole composition.

Janine.

8/4/2007 4:46:32 PM

 
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