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joie de vivre

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joie de vivre
joie de vivre
Central Park Rose Garden, Schenectady, NY
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Janet McNeil
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    Sorry I lost your comment, Murry - thanks for the kind words!! (haven't got this copy and paste thing down yet!)


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7/28/2008 5:56:50 PM

 
William C. Raco
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Very nice color, focus and DoF
Very pretty, Janet


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7/28/2008 6:15:46 PM

 
Sam Britt
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Great composition, lighting & POV, Janet. Very pretty!


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7/28/2008 6:19:41 PM

 
Colleen Farrell
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Wow, this is breathtaking, Janet! The lighting, the selective focus, and the array of buds around the central rose--is joie de vivre the name of it? It's a terrific title!


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7/28/2008 6:50:21 PM

 
Bill Knaps
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Beautiful shot Janet. Wow......Bill


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7/28/2008 7:15:03 PM

 
Georgeina M. Mckinney
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Simply Beautiful!! :)


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7/28/2008 8:23:15 PM

 
Usman M. Bajwa
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Great composition and the queen bud sprouts earliest.


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7/28/2008 8:28:06 PM

 
Daniella Puente
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WOW Janet, SUPERB focus on this!!!


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7/28/2008 9:36:09 PM

 
Renata Gusciora
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Beautiful floral,Janet!!


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7/28/2008 11:58:14 PM

 
Agnes Fegan
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Just beautiful !


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7/29/2008 4:26:48 AM

 
Eugenio Diaz  

AWESOME image...such a beautiful rose like a shinning star!!!!
Fanatastic capture Janet and the title is just outstanding...Great presentation!!!
Superb!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!


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7/29/2008 5:46:23 AM

 
Janet McNeil
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Thanks everybody for the kind comments!! I got to spend some time at this fantastic rose garden near Albany, NY- and "joie de vivre" is not the name of the rose, Colleen (I liked it for the title!)


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7/29/2008 5:50:48 AM

 
Donna K. Kilcher
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WOW.. love the POV here.


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7/31/2008 4:06:32 AM

 
Nancy (Peaches) Harker
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WHOOOOOOOOOO HOOOOOOOOOOOO
HUGE Congrats and best of luck in the next round!


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8/21/2008 4:19:59 PM

 
Sam Britt
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Congratulations, beautiful finalist, Janet!


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8/21/2008 5:34:25 PM

 
Mary Beth Aiello
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Janet -- Simply beautiful. Congrats on this outstanding finalist. Best in the next round.


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8/21/2008 5:53:02 PM

 
Agnes Fegan
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Congratulations Janet !


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8/21/2008 6:36:42 PM

 
Bill Knaps
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congrats on a well deserved Finalist Janet. Bill


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8/21/2008 6:39:46 PM

 
Amber J. Skene
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Congrats on your finalist!


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8/21/2008 6:56:31 PM

 
Eugenio Diaz  

CONGRATULATIONSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSS!!!!!!!!!
WELL done...this one is an Amazing Finalist!!!
I am very Happy for you!!!!!!!
Cheers!!!:)


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8/21/2008 8:07:45 PM

 
Sharon 
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Janet, congratulations on your awesome finalist. All the best in the next round !!!


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8/21/2008 8:43:33 PM

 
Robyn A. Terrell
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Huge congratulations on your gorgeous finalists!!! I'm very happy for you!


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8/22/2008 3:31:24 AM

 
Renata Gusciora
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Big congratulations on this beautiful finalist,Janet!!!


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8/22/2008 5:38:43 AM

 
Mitzie Loland
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Congratulations on your finalist Janet!!


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8/22/2008 5:48:16 AM

 
Daniella Puente
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So perfect and beauty Janet, Big congrats on this :o))))


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8/22/2008 8:42:22 AM

 
Patrick Rouzes
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Congratulations on this amazing finalist,Janet!!!


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8/22/2008 5:02:26 PM

 
Jeff W. Robinson
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Congrats Janet on this beautifully captured Finalist! Jeff


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8/23/2008 3:54:13 AM

 
Colleen Farrell
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So happy to see this in the finalists, Janet--it totally deserves it! Congratulations!


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8/23/2008 11:18:17 AM

 
Jessica Jenney
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Congratulations, Janet on your gorgeous finalist!


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8/24/2008 5:26:43 AM

 
Anita N. Hogue
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Congratulations, Janet!


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8/24/2008 8:42:53 AM

 
Alison Krylowski
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Congratulations, Janet. This is so beautifully captured. I love it!


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8/25/2008 11:00:46 AM

 
Cassie  L. Woodlee
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Congrats Janet!!!!


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8/26/2008 8:23:22 AM

 
Melissa Gurdus
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WOW...incredible floral composition, Janet!! Congratulations!!


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8/26/2008 8:29:23 AM

 
anonymous 
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Congratulations Janet on your Beautiful finalist! B-


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8/31/2008 5:51:51 AM

 
Ronald Hurst
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Janet, a lovely photo and congrats. Take a look at a photo I took almost 40 years ago called Painted Rose in my gallery, I think you'll find it interesting. Nice work, we had the same vision.


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9/5/2008 5:35:47 PM

 
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