The Handlebar

© Linda D. Lester

The Handlebar

Mary Timman 2/21/2012 6:02:35 AM

Wow..awesome close up Linda. Beautiful flower, colors and fabulous details. #1444671

Alan L. Borror 2/21/2012 6:15:21 AM

Perfect! Beautiful floral macro, Linda! #9994071

Mary Beth Aiello 2/21/2012 6:26:55 AM

The detail is off the charts, Linda. Simply beautiful. #9994087

MELODIE C. ROBERTS 2/21/2012 7:12:55 AM

The Black back ground pushes this over the top!

Elegant Work Linda #9994140

Ken Smith 2/21/2012 8:02:42 AM

The black background really sets this apart, Linda. Beautiful...this is certainly a cool-looking flower! #9994187

Lindley Johnson 2/21/2012 8:15:59 AM

Lovely color and detail, Linda. The black background sets off this beautiful bloom wonderfully. #9994200

Danny B. Head 2/21/2012 8:47:05 AM

Beautiful shot of this orchid! We have about 50 orchids in our living room and I have never tried to photograph them. lol #9994228

David Phalen 2/21/2012 9:44:53 AM

Amazing light, colors and clarity that really pop against the black background!! #9994324

David M. Montero 2/21/2012 9:46:49 AM

Really stand out against the black BG. Beautiful Linda! #9994326

Robert R. Goodman 2/21/2012 10:03:47 AM

beautiful capture Linda. #9994371

Christopher Budny 2/21/2012 11:16:54 AM

This almost makes me want to grow orchids at home again...! What a beautiful capture! #9994472

Renee Doyle 2/21/2012 12:03:59 PM

Absolutely beautiful!! Love that black background :-)
I think you have to try teach me again - most of mine went to the trash - lol!! #9994547

Michelle Alton 2/21/2012 12:29:38 PM

This color is very rare in our part of the country...Gorgeous capture! #9994603

Robert Jensen 2/21/2012 12:37:44 PM

super slipper orchid image #9994624

Claudia Kuhn 2/21/2012 3:00:56 PM

So beautiful and so delicate, Linda #9994810

Leslie McLain 2/21/2012 3:21:49 PM

Beautiful capture and details, Linda. #9994865

David Hurt 2/21/2012 5:17:18 PM

Love the black background, makes the shot. #9995077

Ellen Hodges 2/21/2012 7:39:02 PM

Beautiful orchid and a fantastic capture, Linda!! Wow details and colors!!!! #9995250

R. J. Laudenbacher 2/23/2012 4:44:24 AM

WOW Linda....fabulous details in this beautiful capture! #9997424

Gail Sullivan 2/23/2012 6:24:31 AM

Linda...I love your titlee for this beautifully photographed orchid! #9997616

Lyn Darlington 12/27/2012 9:35:11 PM

Wonderful capture and detail! Congrats on your finalist! #10481493

Danny B. Head 12/28/2012 6:51:53 AM

Great detail! Congrats! #10482913

Ken Smith 12/28/2012 7:08:47 AM

Excellent choice for resubmit...glad to see this one bring home finalist. Congrats, Linda! #10483021

Emile Abbott 12/28/2012 11:03:44 AM

Outstanding and congrats again Linda. #10484064

Sabrina Ryan 12/28/2012 12:04:41 PM

Congratulations on this Beautiful Finalist, Linda #10484412

Mary Timman 12/28/2012 6:59:33 PM

Wow...gorgeous. Congrats again Linda. #10485696

Randy D. Dinkins 12/28/2012 7:04:00 PM

Beautiful slipper shot. Congratulations!! Visited the Atl Bot Gardens for the first time this holiday (caught the lights), had to walk through the orchid house, wished I had more time :)!! #10485709

Carol Flisak 12/29/2012 11:34:17 AM

Beautiful light, details and comp! Congratulations on your terrific finalist, Linda! #10487174

Nancy L. Green 12/29/2012 12:33:30 PM

CONGRATULATIONS Linda on your wonderful finalist, WTG my friend!!! <>< #10487379

Lucy Abrao 12/29/2012 1:54:57 PM

Beautiful capture Linda. Congratulations!
Lucy #10487700

Donna La Mattino Pagakis 12/29/2012 2:26:21 PM

Congratulations on your finalist!!! Just beautiful Linda! #10487821

Lindley Johnson 12/30/2012 4:19:46 PM

Congratulations on this beautiful finalist, Linda. #10490129

Merna L. Nobile 1/12/2013 1:41:15 PM

January is a month of reflection for me, I remember how privileged I was to observe all the outstanding work and beautiful photographs of the past year. For the last time this year, I would be honored to congratulate you for your spectacular work and willingness to share with all of us, Happy New Year, Merna Nobile #10511907

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Beautiful slippers at Atlanta Botanical Gardens.
Used 180 macro and black background.
Shot with window light and black velvet BG.

Uploaded on 2/21/2012 5:52:20 AM Photo Contest Finalist

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