Stefania Barbier level-addict 8/2/2011 4:27:52 AM

fantastic title and capture!!! #1397825

Michael Umbreit level-addict 8/2/2011 2:22:26 PM

Stefania - Thank You! - Mike #9577349

Joy Rector 8/7/2011 12:41:04 PM

wow, awesome #9588021

Michael Umbreit level-addict 8/8/2011 5:19:01 PM

Thanks Joy!! #9591260

Lisa J. Boulden level-addict 8/8/2011 8:27:41 PM

Oh, Wow!
Really amazing capture and title, Mike!
~♥~ #9591647

Michael Umbreit level-addict 8/10/2011 5:46:21 PM

Thanks! #9596052

Michele Peterson level-addict 9/25/2011 5:24:10 PM

Didn't I already mention Macro-Mike striking....again? Congratulations... Again!! #9691671

The Judges at 9/25/2011 10:57:12 PM

The title is perfect! Fun shot. #9693381

The Judges at 9/25/2011 10:59:17 PM

The title is perfect! Fun shot. #9693393

Stefania Barbier level-addict 9/26/2011 2:30:29 AM

congratulations for your fantastic finalist!!! #9694052

JO ANN CLEVELAND level-addict 9/26/2011 12:06:53 PM

Totally gorgeous!

Congrats on this awesome finalist Mike!

jo ann c. #9696177

Christopher Budny level-addict 9/26/2011 5:54:32 PM

Glad to see one of your bees in the Finalists; congratulations, Mike! #9697504

Stefania Barbier level-addict 9/26/2011 10:34:55 PM

gorgeous winner, congratulations!!! #9698289

Katarina Mansson 9/27/2011 4:24:58 AM

WTG - congratulations on your outstanding winner Mike! #9699117

Usman M. Bajwa level-addict 9/27/2011 4:28:27 AM

This is real close with great details and color, Mike. No wonder it landed in the Winners' Circle. CONGRATZ!!!

UB. #9699139

Sabrina Ryan 9/27/2011 7:21:25 AM

CONGRATULATIONS on your Winning image! #9699838

Debra R. Harder 9/27/2011 8:39:53 AM

A pollen covered this, Mike!! WOW!! Huge congratulations on your SUPERB GOLD WINNER! Deb #9700204

Bojan Bencic level-addict 9/27/2011 8:57:27 AM

Congratulations, Mike! Amazing photo. #9700301

Karen Celella level-addict 9/27/2011 9:24:12 AM

Congratulations on your outstanding winner, Mike. #9700376

Susan Fox level-addict 9/27/2011 11:03:47 AM

Congratulations on your winning photo #9700541

Mitch Spence level-addict 9/27/2011 12:25:50 PM

Super macro work, Mike. Congratulations. #9700658

Joannie Bertucci level-addict 9/27/2011 12:57:16 PM

More like a "pollenholic"! :-) Congrats on your "bee" lovin' gold badge Mike! #9700732

Richard B. Hallick 9/27/2011 3:01:16 PM

You create the most incredible macro images. This one is just fabulous. Congratulations on the gold award. #9701030

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna 9/27/2011 4:25:42 PM

WTG on this wonderful winner, Mike! :-) k #9701197

Michele Peterson level-addict 9/27/2011 6:15:24 PM

Congratulations Mike!! Fantastic! #9701438

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-addict 9/28/2011 12:25:26 AM

I can't get over all the details captured Mike. Incredible work and a super cool win! Congrats!! #9702022

Dominick M. Dimacale level-addict 9/28/2011 3:32:42 AM

Congratulations Mike on your Win!!!

Dominick #9702282

Patrick Rouzes level-addict 9/28/2011 9:14:12 AM

Congratulations on this well-deserved Winner, Mike! WTG! #9703118

Leslie McLain level-addict 9/28/2011 4:55:26 PM

Congrats on an amazing winner, Mike. #9703799

David M. Montero 9/30/2011 7:16:49 AM

This guy is loaded! Does he have a designated flyer? Congratulations on your second place selection of this awesome macro Mike! #9707084

Merna L. Nobile 10/7/2011 12:52:06 PM

You’re the kind of person who makes the world a better, brighter place…You worked hard for this, you made it happen, and you have a right to be proud. So enjoy these satisfying moments; you deserve every one! Merna

Michael Umbreit level-addict 10/15/2011 10:17:48 AM

Thanks so much to everybody for all of the very kind comments!! - Mike #9736735

Nancy L. Green level-addict 10/22/2011 6:58:05 PM

0H MY GOSH!!!! Has she been rolling in the pollen? This is FANTASTIC Mike, CONGRATULATIONS!!! <>< #9755420

Michael Umbreit level-addict 11/1/2011 5:59:15 PM

Nancy - Thank You!! - Mike #9777788

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