Cactus Flower

Liz Bullock level-classic 1/8/2011 7:56:46 AM

Beautiful & lighting! #1342410

Jane Holestine level-classic 1/8/2011 8:00:12 AM

Nice lighting, detail,color and comp. Very pretty. #9150018

Nikki McDonald level-classic 1/8/2011 8:02:31 AM

So beautiful against the dark background, Richard. Lovely detail. #9150024

Sarah A. Christian level-classic 1/8/2011 8:03:32 AM

Excellent colors and composition! Quite beautiful, Richard #9150029

Melinda F. Schneider level-classic 1/8/2011 9:19:54 AM

Perfection! #9150178

Joy Rector level-classic 1/8/2011 11:54:21 AM

awesome #9150332

Michele Peterson level-classic 1/8/2011 8:28:05 PM

so beautiful! Bright and clear, perfect lighting. Just wonderful! #9150880

Katarina Mansson level-classic 1/8/2011 11:22:06 PM

The light and colors are beautiful. Excellent floral! #9150985

Thomas E. Hinds level-classic 1/9/2011 7:42:19 AM

Beautiful color, comp, and light, Richard! Wonderful detail on these blooms! #9151517

Rona L. Schwarz level-classic 1/9/2011 10:47:29 AM

Still catching up...
Marvelous floral composition, Richard! Wonderful light and color and excellent detail on these cactus blooms. Really pops against this black background. #9151864

Kay E. Mahoney level-classic 2/10/2011 2:06:45 PM

Congratulations on your beautiful finalist. Good luck in the next round.


Nikki McDonald level-classic 2/10/2011 3:19:30 PM

I think this was my January favorite of your entries, Richard? If not, it was definitely a contender. Congratulations on the beautiful finalist and good luck in the next round. #9227435

Donna LaMattino Pagakis level-classic 2/10/2011 5:29:56 PM

Congratulations on your finalist Richard, this looks like a winner. Best of luck!!! #9228478

Randy D. Dinkins level-classic 2/10/2011 5:49:54 PM

Great comp on these guys, beautiful color and details - congrats! #9228620

Patricia A. Coblentz level-classic 2/10/2011 6:03:28 PM

Gorgeous, Richard...congratulations! #9228723

Karen Celella level-classic 2/10/2011 6:19:12 PM

Congratulations on your fabulous finalist, Richard. #9228860

Rona L. Schwarz level-classic 2/10/2011 7:29:05 PM

CONGRATULATIONS on another outstanding Finalist,Richard, and good luck in the next round! #9229436

Katarina Mansson level-classic 2/11/2011 2:32:11 AM

Beautiful light, colors and comp - congrats again Richard! #9230381

Christopher Budny level-classic 2/11/2011 5:42:24 AM

Congratulations, Richard! #9231083

Merna L. Nobile level-classic 2/11/2011 9:12:04 AM

Black and White, Bright Colors, Full Frame or Cropped, it does not matter. You’re a winner! CONGRATULATIONS, Merna


Joseph T. Pilonero level-classic 2/11/2011 3:00:00 PM

Wonderful capture, Richard. Congratulations! TED #9232834

Donna LaMattino Pagakis level-classic 2/11/2011 7:16:00 PM

Congratulations Richard, I am so happy for your win! #9233609

Renee Doyle level-classic 2/11/2011 7:42:00 PM

Congratulations on this wonderful winner Richard! #9233737

Jean E. Hildebrant level-classic 2/11/2011 7:57:39 PM

Congrat's to you 2x over, Richard!! #9233811

Violeta Harrington level-classic 2/11/2011 9:12:04 PM

Great month for you, Richard! Congrats on your double win. Well deserved. #9234061

Michele Peterson level-classic 2/11/2011 9:27:45 PM

Congratulations on your fabulous win with this beautiful flower!!! #9234112

Rona L. Schwarz level-classic 2/11/2011 9:55:23 PM

WOW, Richard! You really cleaned up this month with two winners! Love this one, the light is so exquisite! HUGE CONGRATULATIONS ON ANOTHER SUPERB GOLD WINNER! #9234173

Bojan Bencic level-classic 2/11/2011 11:22:28 PM

Congratulations on your winner, Richard. #9234343

Melissa Gurdus level-classic 2/12/2011 6:33:31 AM

Huge congrats, Richard on this stunning winner!! #9235094

Joseph T. Pilonero level-classic 2/12/2011 7:32:13 AM

Once more, Richard, congratulations on this fabulous shot - and winning Gold with it. TED #9235290

Thomas E. Hinds level-classic 2/12/2011 8:30:06 AM

Beautiful Winner, Richard! Congratulations! #9235539

Mike Umbreit level-classic 2/12/2011 9:10:05 AM

Richard - Congratulations again!! - Mike #9235687

Emile Abbott level-classic 2/12/2011 12:34:48 PM

Congratulation again on your winners Richard. Nice month #9236065

Karen Celella level-classic 2/12/2011 1:08:30 PM

Congratulations on your excellent winner, Richared! Cheers! #9236206

Christopher Budny level-classic 2/12/2011 4:26:27 PM

Congratulations, Richard! #9236518

Angie M. Davis level-classic 2/12/2011 6:40:56 PM

Congrats Richard!!! #9236790

Katarina Mansson level-classic 2/13/2011 3:44:42 AM

Congratulations on another beautiful winner Richard! #9237248

Maria Coulson level-classic 2/13/2011 7:29:51 AM

Congratulations again Richard. Beautiful! #9237772

Mike F. Anderson level-classic 2/13/2011 9:08:41 AM

Very nice presentation on this cactus flower, Richard. Congratulations on your winner! #9237933

Datha Y. Thompson level-classic 2/18/2011 8:45:53 PM

Gorgeous!!! #9249331

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic 2/20/2011 10:17:25 AM

Huge CONGRATZ on getting again into the Winners' Circle, Richard!!!

UB. #9251604

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Exif: F Number: 16, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/50 seconds, Flash: did not fire., ISO: 200, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 60.00 mm, Model: NIKON D300

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Keywords: #beauty #bloom #cacti #flower #red #two Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner

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