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Cedar Waxwing Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner
Cedar Waxwing
Cedar Waxwing
1/60s@f5.6, ISO 400, 400mm, home yard,
© Bill Rahling
Nikon D200 Digital...
Denny E. Barnes
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    Excellent capture, William! Beautiful color, clarity and comp! Very well done!!

5/17/2008 5:02:04 PM

Joan Powell
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Beautiful , looks like a painting !

5/17/2008 9:10:35 PM

Tommy E. Burgess
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Stunning capture William. Like Joan stated it does look like a painting. Excellent!!

5/17/2008 9:22:37 PM

Ronald Balthazor
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Superb, William.

5/18/2008 5:03:27 AM

Michelle Alton
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Thrilled to see this as a FINALIST, William. Great work!

6/20/2008 2:13:23 AM

Judy V. Kennamer
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Totally gorgeous!!!! A big CONGRATS on your Finalist!

6/20/2008 6:13:16 AM

Elida Gutierrez
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The Golden Cup
A Special Trophy for
"The May Winners"

6/20/2008 7:55:05 PM

Michelle Alton
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Wow...I'm so happy that this gorgeous image has become a winner! Congratulations, William!

6/21/2008 2:52:54 AM

Jeff W. Robinson
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Congrats William on your Excellent 2nd Place Win! Jeff

6/21/2008 1:45:26 PM

Colette M. Metcalf
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6/22/2008 4:37:06 AM

Rosemary Sampson
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What an extraordinary photo, crisp, clear, well placed.

6/22/2008 6:23:05 PM

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6/30/2008 12:38:18 AM

Brett Dolsen
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Congratulations William this is a wonderfull wildlife image and very deserving of the great results!!Brett

6/30/2008 12:55:58 AM

Renee Doyle
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Congratulations on your wonderful POTD and belated congrats for an awesome winner William!

6/30/2008 1:13:11 AM

Fakhra O.
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Awesome capture.
Beautiful details and colors. Congrats on the POTD! Well deserved indeed.

6/30/2008 1:30:21 AM

Josselyne Klecanda
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WOW! Outstanding, Congrats.

6/30/2008 3:53:13 AM


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Wow! just says it all.)

6/30/2008 4:02:06 AM

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Oh my, what a beautiful capture....congratulations! Patricia

6/30/2008 4:08:31 AM

Ann Mulholland
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beautiful capture. Such detail and color. Congrats!!

6/30/2008 4:42:31 AM

Jo Ann Van Vugt
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Lovely shot - it looks like the bird is posing. Good clarity and DOF.

6/30/2008 5:28:15 AM

Katleen R. Struckle
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Absolutely gorgeous. Congrats on your wins.

6/30/2008 6:56:15 AM

Lisa J. Boulden
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Such a glorious image!
Congratulations on your win and display as POTD!
Blessings, Lisa♥

6/30/2008 7:45:08 AM

randy dannheim
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Absolutely stunning image Lisa.

6/30/2008 8:50:55 AM

Stanley C. Sims

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"WOW" is right. Copngratulations on this beautiful image.

6/30/2008 8:58:57 AM

Donna Dunbar
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I couldn't pass on telling you how gorgeous this image is I would say WOW but that seems to be taken, but I have to say Wow was the first thing from my lips.Congrats on a well deserved POTD!!!

6/30/2008 9:02:17 AM

Margaret Anna Durkin
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Congratulations! Beautiful image

6/30/2008 9:07:32 AM

Garth D. Beatty
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Very nice!!

6/30/2008 9:17:17 AM

Joy Rector
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congrats on the POTD

6/30/2008 9:26:28 AM

Philippe Vieux-Jeanton
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Congratulations William!!

6/30/2008 9:52:32 AM

Janelle Lorenzen
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OMG! I usually don't dig bird photos, but this is just beautiful! Well done!

6/30/2008 10:38:19 AM

Kathleen K. Parker
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What a lovely photo, William! Congrats on your win and your POTD!

6/30/2008 10:55:01 AM

Susie Peek-Swint
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Beautiful capture William ~ many congrats on POTD and your win!

6/30/2008 11:56:34 AM

Donna R. Wageman
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Another WOW from me - just exquisite!
Congratulations !!!!!!!!!

6/30/2008 1:18:33 PM

Penny L. VanAtta
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Beautiful. Congratulations on both awards. Well deserved.

6/30/2008 1:31:16 PM

Mundy Hackett
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William a hearty congratulations and yahoo for your win! Oh how I would love to get a nice colorful image of a waxwing like this one, kudos!

6/30/2008 1:58:26 PM

Donna LaMattino Pagakis
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Gorgeous wildlife capture. A beautiful potd and winning image William!

6/30/2008 2:29:17 PM

Matt Hicks

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Beautiful. Congratulations.

6/30/2008 3:26:46 PM

Amanda D. Austwick
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CONGRATULATIONS on this stunning photo!!!

6/30/2008 3:42:21 PM

Shirley A. Kinney
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Amazingly beautiful, William. Beautiful creature and you have captured him in his most elegent position.

6/30/2008 4:23:23 PM

Kathy L. Clark
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Wow William. I absolutely love Cedar Wax Wings. They are so gorgeous. You capture of this beauty is stunning. Congrats on your winner and POTD.

6/30/2008 7:59:36 PM

Arnold Horwitz
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Great capture with wonderful colors and clarity! Congratulations on your win and POTD, William!

6/30/2008 9:37:06 PM

Cheryl Meisel
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OHhhhhhh my gosh what an awesome shot! BIG WOW and the composition is just as awesome as the catch of the bird.
I have yet to get these guys at my feeders and have only come across them ONCE in the wild.
BIG CONGRATS on your win with this one it was well deserved!

7/1/2008 9:48:23 AM

Dominick M. Dimacale
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Congratulations William on your Double Win.


7/6/2008 4:01:45 PM

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