Simple Beauty (2nd Place Win)

© Hazel H. Cromer

Simple Beauty (2nd Place Win)

Tammy Scott 8/7/2005 7:54:53 AM

WOW! AWESOME shot, Hazel! The clarity you got inside that droplet is just fantastic! GREAT SHOT!!! #290408

kerby lee pfrangle 8/7/2005 8:34:03 AM

Hazel this is wonderful.

Love the droplet with the clarity of the flower in the droplet.

The blurred background brings this to a standout.

I bet we be seeing this again in the finals.

Awesome shot. Kerby #1687781

Roger D. Meador 8/7/2005 8:41:46 AM

Very nice. #1687818

Karen Bacon 8/7/2005 10:06:25 AM

Fantastic shot! #1688074

Marie Fields 8/7/2005 12:05:24 PM

Wonderful image, Hazel! Great job! #1688270

Linda M. Walker 8/7/2005 2:30:29 PM

Excellent image...reflection and DOF are wonderful #1688647

Jennifer Rennison 8/7/2005 3:44:52 PM

Simply beautiful, Hazel! #1688825

Johnny Santoso 8/7/2005 4:49:34 PM

Excellent.. Idea Hazel , great work and very original.. regards,
johnny santoso #1688982

Sandy Landon 8/7/2005 5:25:21 PM

Fantastic shot!! Everytime I have tried this I have failed!!! Great job! #1689133

Colette M. Metcalf 8/7/2005 5:57:19 PM

Wonderful!!! #1689268

Susan T. Evans 8/7/2005 8:57:36 PM

Wonderful capture and detail Hazel!!! thanks for the nice email!!! #1689796

Lani T. Broadbent 8/8/2005 1:21:31 AM

Fantastic Macro Capture! You have a great eye! Outstanding Composition! #1690164

Marvin H. Gohlke Jr. 8/10/2005 7:09:45 AM

Beautiful creative shot! Very simple, yet very effective. Great job! #1700708

Tim Saunders 8/19/2005 3:05:00 PM

very nice ! - colors are good, but could maybe use a tad more pop. #1736762

Amanda Price 9/17/2005 12:43:26 PM

This is a great shot! #1849052

Amanda Price 9/23/2005 10:19:39 PM

Congratulations, Hazel! #1872814

Sylvia Rossler 9/24/2005 2:09:11 AM

Congratulations on this beautiful finalist ! #1873621

Alisha L. Ekstrom 9/24/2005 10:44:35 AM

WOW Hazel...VERY COOL shot...Congrats on it making finalist!!! WTG!!! #1876962

Sandy Landon 9/24/2005 11:38:05 AM

Wonderful!!! Congrats!!! #1877403

Deb Holmes 9/24/2005 1:00:06 PM

Congratulations on this beautiful finalist Hazel, way to go! #1877878

Erica Murphy 9/24/2005 3:10:16 PM

This is stunning Hazel!! Congratulations and good luck!

Erica #1878536

Jennifer Rennison 9/24/2005 10:55:18 PM

Congratulations on your finalist, Hazel! #1880161

Tim Saunders 9/25/2005 6:51:39 AM

congrats #1881110

Serena Pierce 9/25/2005 7:39:10 PM

Cool macro! Congrats!! #1883907

Lorri Shank 9/25/2005 8:34:36 PM

Quite an amazing image, Hazel. Congrats on FINALIST! #1884093

Leonard Pierce 9/26/2005 8:35:42 PM

Congratulations Hazel!!! Beautiful image! #1888541

Amanda Price 9/26/2005 10:10:16 PM

Congratulations on your win, Hazel!! #1888838

kerby lee pfrangle 9/26/2005 10:37:42 PM

Hazel congratulations on your second place win. Beautiful image and well deserved.

Kerby #1889019

Daniel Diaz 9/27/2005 2:13:03 AM

Big Congrats Hazel, EXCELLENT work!!!!! #1889500

Colette M. Metcalf 9/27/2005 4:02:25 AM

Congratulations to you, Hazel!!! #1889928

Sylvia Rossler 9/27/2005 4:25:51 AM

Congratulations Hazel !!!! #1890088

Kathleen Clemons 9/27/2005 4:28:11 AM

Way to go, Hazel!! #1890101

Erica Murphy 9/27/2005 7:07:21 AM

Congrats Hazel!! Not surprising to see this wonderful photo as a winner.

Erica #1890943

KHAWLA Haddad 9/27/2005 9:30:04 AM

Congratulations on your wonderful Second place winner, Hazel love this its great winner!!!!!!!! #1891609

Susan T. Evans 9/27/2005 10:23:03 AM

Congrats Hazel on this awesome winner! #1891890

Jennifer Rennison 9/27/2005 11:01:10 AM

Congratulations on your second place win, Hazel! #1892012

Candice C. Calhoun 9/27/2005 1:22:26 PM

Congratulations!

ccc #1892588

Sandy Landon 9/27/2005 3:01:03 PM

Congrats Hazel!!! #1892885

Karen Bacon 9/28/2005 5:56:24 AM

Congratulations on this awesome winner Hazel! #1894614

Deb Holmes 9/28/2005 8:33:49 AM

Big congrats on your win, Hazel! Way to go! #1895283

Sandra Freyler 9/29/2005 7:35:59 PM

Congratulations! Very beautiful image! #1900960

Diane Dupuis-Kallos 1/13/2007 7:20:56 AM

This is one of those kinds of shots that I aspire to!!! Well done! #3814909

Shelly A. Van Camp 1/25/2007 7:43:58 PM

Very Pretty! #3872585

Johnnie Ann Gaskill 5/29/2007 11:54:54 AM

Amazing shot! You'll definitely have to tell us how you captured it!!

Congratulations!! #4343529

Linda R. Baker 8/25/2007 4:18:15 AM

wow you nailed this one! congrats on the win you deserve it!! #4695315

Susan M. Campbell 9/28/2007 1:40:23 PM

This is a winner in my book! #4858405

Katrina L. Miller 10/14/2007 6:41:01 AM

What an awesome shot!! Very impressive capture. #4923233

Rachel Leigh 1/10/2008 12:56:12 PM

Congratulations Hazel! What an amazing photo, very beautiful!
Had to scroll forever to leave this comment ;) haha. #5320630

Robyn Nielsen 4/14/2008 3:58:51 PM

Hazel, I know it's been said, but WOW! This is fantastic, and totally deserving of the win. Late congratulations on this one!
Robyn #5787959

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Description

08/07/05 8:59:41 AM handheld
Shutter 1/320, Aperture 4.0
ISO Speed Auto
Focal Length 22.8mm, DigZoom None
Flash Off, White Balance Cloudy
Super Macro On

cropped slightly and dewdrop sharpened some in Microsoft PictureIt

Uploaded on 8/7/2005 6:59:52 AM

BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner


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