Christopher J. Budny Student 2/17/2012 3:44:52 AM

My all-time favorite flower, for scent. Beautifully captured; the front plane in focus with the b/g blur is terrific! Congratulations! #1443821

Joy Rector 2/17/2012 4:19:40 AM

congrats on the POTD #9986898

Richard M. Waas 2/17/2012 4:22:36 AM

Congrats on your POTD!! #9986903

Marilyn Cornwell 2/17/2012 4:30:15 AM

Congratulations on POTD! A wonderful image! #9986922

Val Feldman 2/17/2012 4:36:47 AM

Gorgeous work, Dawn - a beautiful capture (I only wish it were a "scratch and sniff" - but just looking at this, I can smell that heady lilac fragrance anyway! :) Congrats on a wonderful POTD! #9986930

Terry Cervi 2/17/2012 5:34:44 AM

Just beautiful, Dawn! Congrats on your POTD! I love what Val said about "scratch and sniff"! LOL! #9987001

JO ANN CLEVELAND 2/17/2012 5:44:48 AM

Fantastic capture Dawn, a well deserved POTD!

JO ANN C. #9987016

Cathy Barrows 2/17/2012 5:46:00 AM

congrats on your pretty POTD #9987018

Shirley A. Kinney 2/17/2012 6:27:56 AM

Gorgeous, Dawn. Congratulations on your POTD! #9987101

ABDULRAHMAN AL-SABAAN 2/17/2012 7:02:12 AM

Congrats on your POTD! A beautiful image! #9987126

Dawn Schwack 2/17/2012 7:26:38 AM

Thank you all very much. This is my first POTD! I wish I could help with the "scratch an sniff..."! Lilacs have always been a favorite of mine as well. #9987144

Andre Larose 2/17/2012 8:00:47 AM

Beautiful!!! André #9987180

Kay Beausoleil 2/17/2012 8:15:02 AM

Congratulations, Dawn, on this lovely first POTD! #9987196

Rona L. Schwarz 2/17/2012 9:03:33 AM

Beautiful capture of my favorite flower, too! Great focus and DOF. Have to agree-scratch and sniff would have been lovely but your perfect capture conjures up that wonderful fragrance. Congrats on an outstanding POTD! #9987302

Nancy L. Green 2/17/2012 11:31:38 AM

CONGRATULATIONS Dawn, this is GORGEOUS!!! <>< #9987535

Nancyj Hovey 2/17/2012 11:43:49 AM

on your very deserving POTD! 8o) #9987568

John Connolly 2/17/2012 2:16:58 PM

Fabulous color, detail and DOF, Dawn! Congratulations on your POTD! #9987802

Mary K. Robison 2/17/2012 3:20:27 PM

So beautiful!
Congratulations on your well deserved POTD, Dawn! #9987859

Heather Loewenhardt 2/17/2012 5:23:53 PM

Wonderful light, detail and DOF. Congrats on POTD! #9988099

Usman M. Bajwa 2/18/2012 11:19:41 AM


UB. #9989218

Richard D. Love 2/20/2012 11:45:13 AM

Congratulations, Dawn. Wonderful color and depth!

Rick #9992436

Lindley Johnson 2/20/2012 2:40:57 PM

Fabulous light, color, and background! Congratulations on your beautiful POTD, Dawn. #9992710

Merna L. Nobile 3/30/2012 5:20:50 PM

What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.
Congratulations! Merna #10067887

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Exif: F Number: 18, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/5 seconds, Flash: did not fire., ISO: 200, White balance: Manual white balance, FocalLength: 105.00 mm, Model: NIKON D3

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