Hayden Cannon level-classic 1/28/2012 6:28:49 PM

Fantastic capture Cidy, very nice colours, lighting, comp and details. I like the backlighting on the plants, beautiful! #1439830

Inge Linden 1/29/2012 1:44:11 AM

It doesn't get any better....awesome shot! #9953316

Lisa J. Boulden level-classic 1/30/2012 4:28:36 AM

Outstanding capture with beautiful backlight.
~♥~ #9955114

Karen Celella level-classic 2/5/2012 1:01:48 PM

Beautiful light, Cindy! #9966776

Kathy Cline level-classic 2/8/2012 7:50:58 AM

Have a blessed day. #9971524

Michael G. Marshall level-classic 2/22/2012 3:29:35 AM

Beautiful image with incredible light, Cindy! Congratulations on your POTD! #9995563

Tiia Vissak level-classic 2/22/2012 3:42:08 AM

Congratulations! #9995574

JO ANN CLEVELAND level-classic 2/22/2012 3:51:43 AM

Congratulations on this wonderful POTD Cindy!

jo ann c. #9995581

Mary K. Robison level-classic 2/22/2012 4:00:47 AM

Congratulations on your POTD, Cindy!
It's a beauty! #9995588

Joy Rector level-classic 2/22/2012 4:10:14 AM

congrats on the POTD #9995597

Carol Eade level-classic 2/22/2012 4:15:32 AM

Congratulations on your beautiful POTD, Cindy, love the light! #9995601

Wendy S. Mogul level-classic 2/22/2012 4:35:36 AM

Beautiful light it!.. #9995622

Richard M. Waas level-classic 2/22/2012 4:36:41 AM

Congratulations Cindy on a well deserved POTD!! #9995624

Leslie McLain level-classic 2/22/2012 4:37:03 AM

Congrats on a beautiful POTD, Cindy. #9995625

Katarina Mansson 2/22/2012 4:48:03 AM

Congratulations on your beautiful POTD Cindy! #9995655

Linda D. Lester level-classic 2/22/2012 4:52:15 AM

What a beauty!!! Congratulations on your POTD! #9995661

Kathy Cline level-classic 2/22/2012 5:19:30 AM

Congratulations!!! CELEBRATE!!
Thanks again Cindy for the heart print. Its all framed and my hubby loved it. XOXO #9995740

Courtenay Vanderbilt level-classic 2/22/2012 5:23:10 AM

Beautiful, Cindy! Congratulations! #9995744

Shirley A. Kinney level-classic 2/22/2012 5:30:10 AM

Beautiful, Cindy. Congrats on your POTD. #9995750

Shawn Jennings level-classic 2/22/2012 5:47:17 AM

Nice image, Cindy! Congratulations on your POTD! #9995781

Nancyj E. Hovey level-classic 2/22/2012 5:50:57 AM

Outstanding, and a true 'feeling' of that special sunshine moment.

on your very deserving POTD! 8o) #9995793

Marilyn Cornwell level-classic 2/22/2012 5:52:11 AM

Congratulations on POTD! Wonderful! #9995796

Johnnie Ann Gaskill level-classic 2/22/2012 5:59:37 AM

Very beautiful image, as ALL of yours are. Congratulations!!!! #9995807

Robert Jensen level-classic 2/22/2012 6:18:58 AM

superb lighting and details - congrats #9995841

Andre Larose 2/22/2012 6:58:25 AM

Great shot! Well deserving POTD

André #9995887

Stefania Barbier level-classic 2/22/2012 7:10:29 AM

gorgeous POTD, huge congrats! #9995904

Veronique AUBOIS 2/22/2012 7:43:35 AM

CONGRATS on this GORGEOUS image and POTD Cindy !
Outstanding focus and DOF and a SUPERB bokeh here !
Have a GREAT day !!!

Veronique :o)) #9995964

Kathy Salerni level-classic 2/22/2012 7:48:48 AM

Congratulations on your beautiful POTD, Cindy! #9995985

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-classic 2/22/2012 9:19:07 AM

Incredible light, selective focus and colors. So gorgeous, congrats Cindy! #9996117

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic 2/22/2012 9:51:40 AM

Very very beautiful, Cindy. CONGRATZ!!!

UB. #9996157

Michele Peterson level-classic 2/22/2012 10:03:36 AM

Such pretty light! Congratulations on this wonderful POTD!! #9996178

Alex T. Mizuno 2/22/2012 10:39:24 AM

Congratulations on your POTD Cindy! Combination of the beautiful lighting and bokeh is just perfect! #9996204

Renee Doyle level-classic 2/22/2012 11:59:58 AM

Beautiful work Cindy!! Congratulations on this wonderful POTD! #9996319

Ellen Hodges level-classic 2/22/2012 2:16:50 PM

Congrats on this gorgeous POTD, Cindy!! #9996463

Jeff Robinson level-classic 2/22/2012 2:36:20 PM

Congrats Cindy on your Outstanding POTD!! #9996499

Amy M. Wilson level-classic 2/22/2012 3:14:25 PM

Big congratulations on your GORGEOUS POTD... love it, Cindy!!! #9996553

Lindley Johnson level-classic 2/22/2012 4:10:21 PM

Excellent light and composition, Cindy. Congratulations on your beautiful POTD! #9996646

JO ANN CLEVELAND level-classic 2/22/2012 4:25:42 PM

Congratulations on this wonderful POTD Cindy! #9996660

Phyllis H. Burchett level-classic 2/22/2012 4:42:31 PM

Congrats on this gorgeous POTD Cindy! #9996678

Jeffrey R. Bange level-classic 2/22/2012 7:40:50 PM

Congratulations Cindy on a well deserved POTD. #9996922

Susan D. Royce level-classic 2/23/2012 12:16:04 AM

You've captured the complete life cycle here - excellent title! Backlighting is great. Congratulations on your POTD. #9997093

Cindy Bendush level-classic 2/23/2012 12:55:55 AM

Thank you all so much for your kind comments and support! I'm grateful for such awesome BP friends! #9997147

Guy D. Biechele level-classic 2/23/2012 8:56:17 PM

Exquisite light and form. Congratulations on your POTD. #9998655

Lisa J. Boulden level-classic 2/24/2012 10:08:00 AM

So happy to see this beauty as a POTD!
Congratulations, Cindy!
~♥~Lisa #9999655

Deborah C. Lewinson level-classic 2/26/2012 2:20:27 PM

Congratulations on your POTD, Cindy, for this stunning image!

Debby #10003135

Amy M. Wilson level-classic 2/26/2012 4:02:39 PM

Congratulations on your awesome Finalist, Cindy!! #10003331

Deborah C. Lewinson level-classic 2/26/2012 4:49:39 PM

Congratulations on your Finalist, Cindy!

Best wishes for the next round!
Debby #10003686

Jeffrey R. Bange level-classic 2/26/2012 4:51:59 PM

Congratulations Cindy on your finalist photo and best of luck in the next round. #10003703

Susan D. Royce level-classic 2/26/2012 5:13:11 PM

Congratulations again Cindy! Well deserved. #10003913

Carol Eade level-classic 2/26/2012 5:16:20 PM

Beautiful finalist, Cindy, congratulations! #10003955

JO ANN CLEVELAND level-classic 2/26/2012 5:34:36 PM

Great finalist Cindy, congrats!

jo ann c. #10004169

Nancyj E. Hovey level-classic 2/26/2012 6:20:00 PM

on your very deserving FINALIST! 8o) #10004519

Phyllis H. Burchett level-classic 2/26/2012 7:37:31 PM

Congrats Cindy! #10004965

Renee Doyle level-classic 2/26/2012 7:55:00 PM

Further congratulations on this beauty Cindy!! #10005103

Michael G. Marshall 2/26/2012 8:03:36 PM

Congratulations on your beautiful finalist, Cindy! #10005150

Stefania Barbier level-classic 2/27/2012 1:29:34 AM

gorgeous image, congratulations on your finalist!!! #10005852

Linda D. Lester level-classic 2/27/2012 6:46:59 AM

Congratulations on your finalist!!!!!! #10006653

The Judges at level-classic 2/27/2012 9:23:34 AM

Love the DOF and focal plane #10007451

Guy D. Biechele level-classic 2/27/2012 10:53:53 AM

Superb work! Congrats on your Finalist, Cindy. #10007959

The Judges at level-classic 2/27/2012 11:14:49 AM

Great backlighting! #10008012

Patrick Rouzes level-classic 2/27/2012 3:03:02 PM

INCREDIBLE! Congratulations & good luck, Cindy! #10008913

Cheryl Winn 2/27/2012 3:57:59 PM

Love everthing about this shot, Cindy! Congratulation & good luck! #10009100

Mary K. Robison 2/28/2012 2:33:12 AM

CONGRATULATIONS on your lovely Gold Winner, Cindy! POTD and Second Place, too --- COOL! #10010188

Stefania Barbier level-classic 2/28/2012 3:42:24 AM

superb winner, congratulations!!! #10010298

Ritajane Smith level-classic 2/28/2012 4:19:38 AM

Congrats Cindy, job well done!!!!! #10010428

JO ANN CLEVELAND level-classic 2/28/2012 6:01:35 AM

Congratulations on the Gold Win Cindy!

jo ann c. #10010779

Lisa J. Boulden level-classic 2/28/2012 6:21:01 AM

Smiling for ya, Cindy!
Big congratulations!
~♥~Lisa #10010826

Christopher Budny level-classic 2/28/2012 7:35:31 AM

Fantastic light and details... Congratulations! #10011019

Irene Colling level-classic 2/28/2012 7:56:16 AM

Beautiful back light. Excellent photography.

Congratulations Cindy on your gold award. #10011122

Nancyj E. Hovey level-classic 2/28/2012 10:01:29 AM

on your WINNER! 8o) #10011501

Linda L. Ruiz level-classic 2/28/2012 12:36:59 PM


JO ANN CLEVELAND level-classic 2/28/2012 1:22:19 PM

Congratulations on your wonderful 2nd Place Gold Winner Cindy!

jo ann c. #10012010

Michelle L. Frick 2/28/2012 2:12:29 PM

Congratulations Cindy - the colors and light you captured are stunning! #10012108

Deborah C. Lewinson level-classic 2/28/2012 2:30:39 PM

So glad to see this get the gold, Cindy!

Debby #10012191

Amanda D. Austwick level-classic 2/28/2012 3:54:35 PM

Love the lighting, and Congratulations on your Gold Win! #10012352

Claudia Kuhn level-classic 2/28/2012 5:52:49 PM

Congrats on your wonderful winner #10012616

Patrick Rouzes level-classic 2/28/2012 6:00:51 PM

Glad to see this in the WINNERS circle, Cindy! WTG, my friend! #10012636

Carol Eade level-classic 2/28/2012 7:23:28 PM

Congratulations, Cindy! #10012798

Phyllis H. Burchett level-classic 2/28/2012 7:38:01 PM

BIG congrats Cindy! #10012834

Renee Doyle level-classic 2/28/2012 9:33:28 PM

Congratulations once more Cindy!!! WTG! #10012961

Mary Beth Aiello level-classic 3/1/2012 7:56:53 AM

Huge congrats on this fabulous GOLD, Cindy. The light is spectacular. #10015641

David M. Montero 3/1/2012 10:17:53 AM

Bautiful light. Congratulations on your well deserved win Cindy! #10015989

Shawn Jennings level-classic 3/1/2012 12:08:46 PM

Congratulations on your win, Cindy! #10016202

Richard D. Love 3/12/2012 10:29:11 AM

Congratulations, Cindy. Wonderful light and depth!

Rick #10034762

Karen Celella level-classic 3/31/2012 7:45:37 AM

Congratulations on your fabulous winner, Cindy! #10068662

Laura E. Swan level-classic 7/31/2012 1:02:51 AM

I'd be the short chubby one, third in from the right! HeeHee...

Love this and huge to you Cindy!

You are such a talent. Very diverse!!!

-Laura :D #10253908

Cindy Bendush level-classic 8/4/2012 12:54:11 AM

Thanks all for your awesome support! #10261999

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