Eye Of The Toucan

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Eye Of The Toucan

Kathy Salerni level-classic 6/20/2011 11:48:54 AM

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member since: 2/28/2009 Whoa - now, that's a macro! Love all the elements of design in this one, Kathy - crisp delineation of the many vibrant colors and a perfect eye catchlight! Terrific work, once again!
6/20/2011 6:36:25 AM


Patrick Rouzes level-classic 6/20/2011 1:03:25 PM

Incredible clarity, tones, colors, detail, lighting, & comp here, Kathy! Superb work, indeed! #9469536

Ellen Hodges level-classic 6/20/2011 1:04:01 PM

Fabulous color and detail in this wow close up, Kathy!! #9469537

Carol L. Fowler 6/20/2011 4:45:03 PM

Wonderful comp of the bold colors of this toucan #9469749

Courtenay Vanderbilt 6/20/2011 5:48:27 PM

Wow! That's an incredible macro, Kathy! Well done! #9469870

Terry Cervi level-classic 6/20/2011 6:35:41 PM

A wonderful close-up with great detail, Kathy!! #9469954

Tammy Espino 6/20/2011 6:55:56 PM

COOL! #9470033

Jeffrey R. Bange 6/20/2011 10:22:01 PM

Fantastic close up Kathy, love the color, composition and the sparkle in his eye. Did you have to bribe him with some Fruit Loops to sit still for you. #9470269

Renee Doyle level-classic 6/20/2011 11:59:59 PM

Incredible close up Kathy!!! #9470312

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna level-classic 6/21/2011 1:58:50 PM

WOW! Fabulous macro, Kathy! :-) k #9471349

frank w. degenhardt level-classic 6/21/2011 1:59:21 PM

My, My, girl, you have one gorgeous look here. I just love what you have done with this close up and letting us focus on the eye. The features are gorgeous, but oh the colors stand out. Eye popping beauty my friend.
Have a wonderful day and enjoy. #9471350

Ellen Hodges level-classic 2/25/2013 4:18:34 AM

Huge congrats and very best luck on an awesome finalist, Kathy!! Huge WOW!! #10582953

Leslie McLain level-classic 2/25/2013 4:38:56 AM

Congrats on a terrific finalist, Kathy. #10582989

Jeffrey R. Bange 2/25/2013 4:44:42 AM

Congratulations Kathy on your well deserved finalist photo and best of luck in the next round. #10582996

Val Feldman level-classic 2/25/2013 9:00:17 AM

Well, you just know I loved it first go-around!! :):) Glad to see it back - fantastic macro, Ms. K - deserves a second look, for sure! (fingers crossed!) Huge congrats and all the best in the upcoming round! #10583715

Kathy Salerni level-classic 2/25/2013 10:09:48 AM

Thank you Ellen, Leslie, Jeff and Val! #10583995

Debra R. Harder 2/25/2013 3:26:12 PM

Fabulous close-up, Kathy, with superb details, clarity and color. Huge congratulations on your wonderful finalist!!! #10584613

Tammy Espino 2/25/2013 6:38:52 PM

Congratulations on your finalist!:) #10585118

Terry Cervi level-classic 2/25/2013 7:36:50 PM

Congrats on your fantastic finalist, Kathy! #10585287

JO ANN CLEVELAND 2/26/2013 11:34:22 AM

Congratulations on this fantastic finalist Kathy!

jo ann c. #10586657

Patrick Rouzes level-classic 2/26/2013 2:53:23 PM

WOWEEEEE, this is phenomenal work, Kathy! CONGRATS & good luck, my friend!

Renee Doyle level-classic 2/26/2013 3:05:31 PM

WOnderful detail and colour Kathy! Congratulations on this excellent finalist! #10587037

Cindy Bendush level-classic 2/26/2013 9:49:39 PM

Super color and detail Kathy! Congratulations on your finalist! #10587500

John Connolly level-classic 2/27/2013 2:16:25 PM

A superb capture Kathy, and congratulations on your finalist win! It is well deserved! #10588646

Tammy Espino level-classic 2/28/2013 9:37:54 PM

Way to go all the way to gold, congrats!! :) #10590550

Photographer level-classic 2/28/2013 10:55:04 PM

Congrats Kathy on your 2nd place Gold Win. Great Job. #10590684

Ellen Hodges level-classic 3/1/2013 3:53:00 AM

Huge congrats on a fab winner, Kathy!! Yeah!!! #10591021

Leslie McLain level-classic 3/1/2013 4:41:34 AM

Congrats on a beautiful winner, Kathy. #10591159

frank w. degenhardt level-classic 3/1/2013 5:32:38 AM

Beautifully done Kathy. Congratulations on the Second Place Win. #10591263

Debra R. Harder 3/1/2013 8:08:14 AM

YEAH!!! So happy to see this fabulous image win GOLD, Kathy! Huge congratulations on your excellent GOLD WINNER!!! #10591635

Val Feldman level-classic 3/1/2013 1:06:33 PM

Yep, one piece of amazing macro work equals one much-deserved BP Gold Win! So happy to see Gold attached to this amazing work, Ms K - Warmest congrats! #10592072

Carla Capra level-classic 3/1/2013 5:05:48 PM

Awesome Winner. Congratulations!! #10592333

Phyllis H. Burchett 3/1/2013 7:05:38 PM

Fabulous Kathy, big congrats on your win!!! #10592548

Candice C. Calhoun level-classic 3/2/2013 5:39:22 AM

Hooray! Such a gorgeous winner, congrats, Kathy!

ccc #10592969

JO ANN CLEVELAND level-classic 3/2/2013 7:34:03 PM

Fabulous! Congratulations on your wonderful 2nd Place GOLD Winner Kathy!

jo ann c. #10594012

Cindy Bendush level-classic 3/2/2013 11:24:11 PM

Big congratulations on your gold! #10594149

Julianne Bradford level-classic 3/3/2013 9:20:17 AM

Wowza!! Congrats on your gold Kathy!! #10594695

Merna L. Nobile 3/16/2013 11:46:18 AM

What a great way to start a new year! Your award winning photographs go from Editorís Pick to Finalist and hopefully to Gold.
CONGRATULATIONS for the month of January, 2013!

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Exif: F Number: 5, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 10/10000 seconds, Flash: did not fire., ISO: 200, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 185.00 mm, Model: NIKON D300S

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