© Anita Hogue


Tammy M. Anderson level-deluxe 8/5/2011 3:37:08 PM

LOvely DD work, Anita. Beautiful tones. #1398784

Joannie Bertucci level-deluxe 8/5/2011 4:09:49 PM

OOO-LA-LA! Lovely image with a beautiful texture Anita! Love the contrasting colors too! #9584375

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-deluxe 8/5/2011 4:09:57 PM

Artistic and lovely, great use of texture and colors Anita! #9584376

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe 8/5/2011 4:32:20 PM

Gotta love a French-Kiss :-) Great capture and treatment Anita! #9584409

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna level-deluxe 8/5/2011 4:49:39 PM

OMGOSH, Anita! This is a heart stopping beauty! :-) k #9584443

Mary Timman level-deluxe 8/5/2011 6:06:13 PM

Lovely....I love the flower and your texture work is fabulous! #9584578

Terry Cervi level-deluxe 8/5/2011 7:56:22 PM

I love this, Anita! It's just beautiful!! #9584888

Robert R. Goodman level-deluxe 8/5/2011 10:09:21 PM

Hi Anita,Running a liitle late tonight.Just got back from a big BBQ.Beautiful color and wonderful lighting my friend!!!! #9585124

Joy Rector level-deluxe 8/6/2011 4:47:38 AM

beautiful, well done #9585470

Mike Clime level-deluxe 8/6/2011 5:04:56 AM

This is so pretty and I love what the texture does to it, Anita! May have to buy some from them. #9585502

Emile Abbott level-deluxe 8/6/2011 1:30:32 PM

Nice composition and excellent DD work Anita. Ah the French Kiss. #9586251

Carol L. Fowler 8/6/2011 2:32:08 PM

Beautiful colors and textures #9586374

Stefania Barbier level-deluxe 8/6/2011 8:47:21 PM

gorgeous work of art! #9586907

JO ANN CLEVELAND level-deluxe 8/7/2011 8:26:54 PM

Absolutely gorgeous Anita!

jo ann c. #9588963

Judy V. Kennamer level-deluxe 9/25/2011 3:32:14 PM

Beautiful Anita!!! Congrats on your Finalist! #9690675

Danny B. Head level-deluxe 9/25/2011 4:06:49 PM

Beautifully processed! Congrats! #9690904

Robert R. Goodman level-deluxe 9/25/2011 5:20:18 PM

A big congratulations,Anita!!! #9691634

Chris Schofield 9/25/2011 6:45:11 PM

Congratulations Anita.. Absolutely wonderful. Good luck in the next round. #9692303

Deborah C. Lewinson level-deluxe 9/25/2011 7:39:09 PM

Stunning finalist, Anita! Congratulations! #9692617

Terry Cervi level-deluxe 9/25/2011 8:42:56 PM

Congrats on your beautiful finalist, Anita! #9692974

The Judges at BetterPhoto.com 9/25/2011 9:44:22 PM

Love the colors and overlay. #9693188

Rona L. Schwarz 9/25/2011 10:02:24 PM

Wonderful DD work, Anita! The textures and overlay are marvelous. LOVE IT! HUGE CONGRATULATIONS on this outstanding Finalist and Good luck in the next round! #9693243

Robert Jensen level-deluxe 9/25/2011 10:23:02 PM

Love it - you found the perfect subject for this texture. #9693291

Bojan Bencic level-deluxe 9/25/2011 11:56:01 PM

Congratulations on another amazing finalist, Anita. #9693609

Stefania Barbier level-deluxe 9/26/2011 2:21:44 AM

congratulations for your fantastic finalist!!! #9694013

Usman M. Bajwa level-deluxe 9/26/2011 3:39:57 AM

CONGRATZ on the Finalist and all the best in the next round!!!


Mary Timman level-deluxe 9/26/2011 5:59:18 AM

Gorgeous. Congratulations on this beautiful finalist! #9694757

Ellen Hodges level-deluxe 9/26/2011 6:03:15 AM

HUge congrats ond very best luck in the next round, Anita!! #9694774

Jessica Jenney level-deluxe 9/26/2011 7:23:22 AM

Congratulations, Anita on your gorgeous finalist! #9695128

Christine Czernin level-deluxe 9/26/2011 8:46:35 AM

Just gorgeous, Anita. I am playing with textures too, but I am never sure about it.
Congratulations on your finalist. #9695440

JO ANN CLEVELAND 9/26/2011 9:05:18 AM

Congratulations on thise awesome finalist Anita!

jo ann c. #9695491

Emile Abbott level-deluxe 9/26/2011 9:23:17 AM

Another beautiful finalist Congrats Anita. #9695555

Julie Burnett level-deluxe 9/26/2011 12:01:45 PM

Stunning colors and treatment, congratulations on this well deserved finalist, Anita! #9696161

Karen Celella level-deluxe 9/26/2011 12:40:43 PM

Congratulations on your outstanding finalist, Anita. Your texture work is wonderful. I hope to try it soon. #9696311

Marilyn Cornwell level-deluxe 9/26/2011 3:40:15 PM

What a wonderful finalist! Congratulations! #9697063

Carla Capra level-deluxe 9/26/2011 3:41:04 PM

Hi Anita;
What a lovely and unique flower. Great texturizing and Congratulations.
;) CC #9697067

David Hurt level-deluxe 9/26/2011 4:17:47 PM

Congratulations on another amazing finalist, Anita. #9697184

Debra R. Harder 9/26/2011 7:52:30 PM

Love this, Anita! Huge congratulations on your BEAUTIFUL finalist! Deb #9697925

Mariann Kovats level-deluxe 9/26/2011 9:57:53 PM

Huge congratulations on your Gold Anita! Beautiful work! #9698208

Stefania Barbier level-deluxe 9/26/2011 10:37:42 PM

gorgeous winner, congratulations!!! #9698303

Renee Doyle level-deluxe 9/27/2011 1:50:53 AM

Beautiful work Anita!!! BIG congratulations to you!! #9698714

Danny B. Head level-deluxe 9/27/2011 3:14:05 AM

Beautiful! Congrats, Anita! #9698868

Tammy M. Anderson level-deluxe 9/27/2011 3:27:00 AM

Congrats on a beautiful winner, Anita. #9698908

Marilyn Cornwell level-deluxe 9/27/2011 3:38:40 AM

Congratulations on your win, Anita! #9698932

Laura Greene 9/27/2011 4:01:30 AM

Very exquisite and expertly done. Congratulations on your win! #9699002

Amy M. Wilson 9/27/2011 4:11:56 AM

Huge congratulations on your OUTSTANDING Gold winner, Anita!!! #9699057

Robert R. Goodman level-deluxe 9/27/2011 4:47:46 AM

WTG My Friend,A Big Congratulations Anita!!!! #9699212

Mary Timman level-deluxe 9/27/2011 4:47:48 AM

Congratulations Anita..what a beauty! #9699213

Courtenay Vanderbilt level-deluxe 9/27/2011 5:17:23 AM

Well I was going to congratulate you on your Finalist but I see it has gone Gold! Congratulations Anita! #9699283

R. J. Laudenbacher level-deluxe 9/27/2011 5:37:34 AM

Absolutely beautiful texture work Anita! A big congratulations to your on your lovely winner! #9699355

Renata Gusciora level-deluxe 9/27/2011 5:45:54 AM

Huge Congratulations on this beautiful Winner,Anita!!!:-) #9699392

Jessica Jenney level-deluxe 9/27/2011 5:57:59 AM

Congratulations, Anita on your fantastic winner! #9699444

Kathy Cline level-deluxe 9/27/2011 6:19:03 AM

THIS IS AMAZING and soooo creative.


Terry Cervi level-deluxe 9/27/2011 6:23:07 AM

Congrats on your beautiful win, Anita! #9699540

Richard B. Hallick 9/27/2011 6:30:09 AM

Anita, congratulations on this exceptional winning photo. #9699584

Boyd L. Alexander 9/27/2011 6:44:25 AM

Congratulations on your well deserved Gold win Anita wonderful texture effect...WTG!!! #9699668

Kimber Wallwork-Heineman level-deluxe 9/27/2011 7:05:04 AM

Congrats on your wonderful win #9699760

Sabrina Ryan 9/27/2011 7:12:19 AM

CONGRATULATIONS on your Winning image, Anita! #9699789

Anita Hogue 9/27/2011 7:51:36 AM

Thank you all so much for your Congratulations! #9700003

Carla Capra level-deluxe 9/27/2011 8:17:01 AM

Congratulations, Anita!
Awesome winner.
;) CC #9700082

Linda D. Lester level-deluxe 9/27/2011 8:26:36 AM

What a beauty! Congratulations! #9700127

Debra R. Harder 9/27/2011 8:30:00 AM

WTG, Anita! Huge congratulations on your BEAUTIFUL GOLD WINNER! Deb #9700148

Karen Celella level-deluxe 9/27/2011 8:37:39 AM

Congratulations on your stunning winner, Anita! #9700192

Bojan Bencic level-deluxe 9/27/2011 8:51:52 AM

Congratulations, Anita! #9700268

Mike Clime level-deluxe 9/27/2011 11:01:49 AM

Congratulations on your winner, Anita! #9700531

Richard B. Hallick level-deluxe 9/27/2011 2:32:27 PM

Wow! Congratulations on this splendid gold medal winner. Very beautiful. #9700939

Emile Abbott level-deluxe 9/27/2011 3:06:42 PM

Congratulations Anita on your fabulous gold winner. #9701041

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna level-deluxe 9/27/2011 3:52:15 PM

WTG on this wonderful winner, Anita! :-) K #9701112

Carol Flisak level-deluxe 9/27/2011 3:54:47 PM

Lovely image, Anita... wonderful use of textures. Congrats on your winner! #9701120

Carol Eade level-deluxe 9/27/2011 5:22:22 PM

Very beautiful work, Anita, congratulations! #9701333

Ken Smith level-deluxe 9/27/2011 6:24:01 PM

Very cool shot, Anita. Congrats on your well deserved gold! #9701453

Gail Vitikacs level-deluxe 9/27/2011 8:08:03 PM

W O W.....Love this! Congrats! #9701642

Evy Johansen level-deluxe 9/27/2011 9:15:02 PM

Gorgeous image! Great work! Big congratulations on your win, Anita! #9701768

Memoriee G. Sconce 9/27/2011 9:27:21 PM

Congrats, Beautiful work.
Memoriee #9701813

Cindy Bendush level-deluxe 9/27/2011 10:48:03 PM

Beautiful win Anita - congratulations! #9701905

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-deluxe 9/28/2011 12:19:18 AM

Yes, a gorgeous winning image Anita!!! Congratulations!!!! #9702004

Usman M. Bajwa level-deluxe 9/28/2011 1:51:02 AM

Glad to see this again. CONGRATZ on this beautifully treated capture and Gold Win, Anita!!!

UB. #9702098

Dominick M. Dimacale level-deluxe 9/28/2011 3:41:34 AM

Congratulations Anita on your Win!!!

Dominick #9702325

Mary Beth Aiello level-deluxe 9/28/2011 7:23:34 AM

Gorgeous work, Anita. Huge congrats. #9702891

Christine Czernin level-deluxe 9/28/2011 7:34:17 AM

Huge congrats, Anita.
It is gorgeous and a rightful win. #9702916

Patrick Rouzes level-deluxe 9/28/2011 9:05:37 AM

HI Anita, a delight to see this in the Winners Circle! COngratulations! #9703094

Claudia Kuhn level-deluxe 9/28/2011 6:05:02 PM

Wonderful Anita, congrats on your win! #9703921

Amanda J. Tanner level-deluxe 9/29/2011 2:13:31 AM

Congratulations on this beautiful winner. Beautiful work Anita. #9704502

Kathy Cline level-deluxe 9/30/2011 1:18:14 PM


glitter-graphics.com #9707697

Sherran Andersen level-deluxe 9/30/2011 5:03:29 PM

I just love the textured bg... will have to try this one day... congrats. #9708115

Merna L. Nobile 10/2/2011 12:56:47 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

Deborah C. Lewinson level-deluxe 10/2/2011 5:45:42 PM

Hardy congrats on your gorgeous winner!
Debby #9711899

David Hurt level-deluxe 10/3/2011 3:18:32 PM

I reflect all the great comments above. Congrats, well done. #9714057

Rona L. Schwarz 10/3/2011 9:46:02 PM

Sorry I'm so late, but HUGE CONGRATS on this most marvelous winner, Anita! This really is a work of art - the texture and DD work is incredible! #9714670

Patricia A. Stalter 10/25/2011 8:28:53 AM

Beautiful work here. Don't you just love the composites.. I do! Congrats #9761512

JO ANN CLEVELAND 12/21/2011 3:34:10 PM

I just loved this Anita!


jo ann c. #9881385

Kim Andelkovic level-deluxe 2/7/2012 6:31:43 PM

Congrats on an outstanding winning image Anita :-) #9970511

Emile Abbott level-deluxe 3/10/2016 9:28:45 AM

Congrats Anita on another Best of the Best, DD's #11444968

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Purple Prose texture by French Kiss. Overlay 100%. Erased a little of the texture on part of the flower.

Exif: F Number: 4, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/750 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 100, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 180.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 5D Mark II

Uploaded on 8/5/2011 3:14:59 PM

BetterPhoto.com All Time Best Photo Contest Editor's Pick
BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner

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