Ellen Hodges level-deluxe 9/3/2012 7:36:57 AM

Superb and gorgeous capture, Leslie!!! Looks soooo pretty!!! #1484193

Nancy L. Green level-deluxe 9/3/2012 9:17:30 AM

ABSOLUTELY GORGEOUS Leslie, this is STUNNING!!! <>< #10306632

Nancy L. Green level-deluxe 9/3/2012 9:17:46 AM

ABSOLUTELY STUNNING Leslie, a winner in my book!! <>< #10306633

Tammy Espino 9/3/2012 3:04:30 PM

Beautiful capture, I wish we had these out in the desert :) #10307113

Lindley Johnson level-deluxe 9/3/2012 3:58:32 PM

Gorgeous, Leslie! Color, vertical comp, light and details - all fantastic. #10307184

Carol L. Fowler 9/3/2012 6:12:03 PM

Just gorgeous! We only have white ones in the lakes around here #10307319

Daniella Puente 9/5/2012 5:11:40 PM

Beautiful photo Leslie #10310432

Ann Lyssenko level-deluxe 9/7/2012 6:50:12 PM

Such Beauty,composed with zigzag lines front to back, and back to front again, in focus. Masterful! Ann #10313558

Carol Flisak level-deluxe 9/8/2012 4:12:27 PM

Beautiful image, Leslie... love the rich pink color, the comp, the light and the details! Looks like a lovely lotus family :) #10314605

Lynn M. Whitt level-deluxe 10/29/2012 5:21:41 AM

congratulations on your finalist. #10389731

Ellen Hodges level-deluxe 10/29/2012 6:53:47 AM

Huge congrats and best luck with all your gorgeous finalists, Leslie!!!! All are beautiful!! #10390085

Linda D. Lester level-deluxe 10/29/2012 7:18:35 AM

Love those colors....Congrats on all your finalist! #10390181

Connie J. Bagot 10/29/2012 8:30:45 AM

Congratulations Leslie---beautiful finalist image (headed for gold). #10390457

Heather Loewenhardt level-deluxe 10/29/2012 8:30:57 AM

Beautiful lineup Leslie. Congrats on another finalist entry. #10390459

Lindley Johnson level-deluxe 10/29/2012 8:31:13 AM

Congratulations on a gorgeous finalist, Leslie! #10390461

Val Feldman level-deluxe 10/29/2012 9:46:29 AM

My find a row of these little beauties just waiting to be photographed....hasn't happened but am thrilled that it did for you! Excellent work (as always) and an outstanding Finalist, Leslie! Congrats! #10390847

Phyllis H. Burchett level-deluxe 10/29/2012 10:28:30 AM

Stunning, congrats Leslie! #10391073

Amanda J. Tanner level-deluxe 10/29/2012 10:42:02 AM

Congratulations Leslie! A beautiful finalist! #10391126

Joannie Bertucci level-deluxe 10/29/2012 10:58:21 AM

And the hits just keep on coming! :-) Stunning work Leslie, congrats on your beautiful finalist! #10391184

Rona L. Schwarz 10/29/2012 12:51:54 PM

Sorry I missed this beauty earlier, Leslie! It is a stunning composition and so pretty in pink! Congratulations on yet another outstanding Finalist! #10391793

Nancy L. Green level-deluxe 10/29/2012 12:53:08 PM

No surprise here Leslie, CONGRATULATIONS on this wonderful finalist!!! <>< #10391797

Carol Flisak level-deluxe 10/29/2012 4:38:18 PM

Huge congrats on this gorgeous finalist, Leslie! Best of luck in the next round! #10392766

Tammy Espino level-deluxe 10/29/2012 4:40:30 PM

Congrats on your awesome finalist :) #10392782

Tammy Espino level-deluxe 10/29/2012 4:40:31 PM

Congrats on your awesome finalist :) #10392783

Marcel J. Fernandez level-deluxe 10/29/2012 4:57:42 PM

Bold and beautiful color a delight to the eye. Congratulations Leslie on your Finalist. #10392877

The Judges at level-deluxe 10/29/2012 4:58:10 PM

Beautiful #10392882

Phyllis A. Houghton level-deluxe 10/29/2012 9:47:59 PM

Love the arrangement here. Congratulations, Leslie! #10393630

Michele Peterson level-deluxe 10/30/2012 11:54:49 AM

Beautiful, Leslie! Congratulations on the gold!! #10394757

Kathryn Wesserling level-deluxe 10/30/2012 1:03:48 PM

It's good to remember how beautiful your florals are. Congratulations on another special Gold. #10394975

Nancyj E. Hovey level-deluxe 10/30/2012 1:06:13 PM

on your FIRST PLACE WINNER!!!! 8o) #10394993

Liz blahh level-deluxe 10/30/2012 1:06:52 PM

Congratulations! #10394999

Peggy Pfister level-deluxe 10/30/2012 1:38:07 PM

Just stunning! Congrats on your First Place winner! #10395120

Ellen Hodges level-deluxe 10/30/2012 1:41:23 PM

Huge congrats on a fabulous winner, Leslie!!! Soooo gorgeous!!

Tammy Espino level-deluxe 10/30/2012 1:51:02 PM

Congratulations, Leslie, way to go!:) #10395154

Jessica Jenney level-deluxe 10/30/2012 2:47:29 PM

Congratulations, Leslie on your gorgeous First Place Win! #10395336

Rona L. Schwarz 10/30/2012 2:48:40 PM

WTG, Leslie! Super Congratulations on this gorgeous First Place Winner!!! #10395345

Emile Abbott level-deluxe 10/30/2012 3:02:51 PM

Congratulations on your first place winner, Leslie #10395396

Carol Flisak level-deluxe 10/30/2012 3:07:40 PM

Huge congratulations on your gorgeous winner, Leslie! #10395412

Phyllis H. Burchett level-deluxe 10/30/2012 3:08:02 PM

BIG congrats Leslie on this stunning winner! #10395414

Chuck Bruton level-deluxe 10/30/2012 3:14:46 PM

Congratulations 101 member ! #10395441

Julianne Bradford level-deluxe 10/30/2012 3:19:49 PM

Gorgeous work Leslie..Congratulations! #10395480

Christopher Budny level-deluxe 10/30/2012 3:23:40 PM

Congratulations on your beautiful win, Leslie! #10395497

Renee Doyle level-deluxe 10/30/2012 3:35:05 PM

Congratulations on this beautiful winner Leslie! #10395541

Lindley Johnson level-deluxe 10/30/2012 3:39:21 PM

Big congratulations on your gorgeous First Place Winner, Leslie! #10395557

Carol L. Fowler 10/30/2012 3:43:58 PM

WTG Leslie! Gorgeous Winner! #10395575

Colette M. Metcalf 10/30/2012 3:51:22 PM

A HUGE Congrats to you!!!! #10395622

Linda D. Lester level-deluxe 10/30/2012 4:16:15 PM

WTG!! Congratulations on your winner! #10395718

Sharon Sawyer level-deluxe 10/30/2012 4:26:50 PM

Leslie, HUGE congratulations on your beautiful & well deserved First Place Winner!!! #10395757

Terry Cervi level-deluxe 10/30/2012 5:07:07 PM

Gorgeous composition and colors, Leslie! Congrats on your beautiful First Place win! #10395876

Patti Coblentz level-deluxe 10/30/2012 5:12:22 PM

The colors and clariy are beautiful...a gorgeous floral and 1st place winner, Leslie...congratulations! #10395893

Daniella Puente level-deluxe 10/30/2012 5:41:46 PM

CONGRATULATIONS on this gorgeous winner Leslie!!! #10396013

Ann Lyssenko level-deluxe 10/30/2012 6:41:23 PM

Congratulations Leslie on this gorgeous image! Ann #10396137

Claudia Kuhn level-deluxe 10/30/2012 6:51:09 PM

So beautiful, congratulations! #10396167

Mary L. Olson level-deluxe 10/30/2012 7:40:35 PM

Congratulations on the First Place. #10396250

Joannie Bertucci level-deluxe 10/30/2012 7:48:07 PM

Yea for Leslie and her 1st place gold badge! :-) #10396269

Cindy Bendush level-deluxe 10/30/2012 8:24:13 PM

Beautiful Leslie! Huge congratulations on your gold win! #10396352

Barbara Waldoch 10/30/2012 11:31:46 PM

Congratulations, so gorgeous! #10396534

Mary K. Robison 10/31/2012 2:15:42 AM

CONGRATULATIONS on your well earned First Place Winner, Leslie! #10396662

Julie Burnett 10/31/2012 5:07:15 AM

Congratulations on this well deserved First Place Winner, Leslie!! #10396866

Connie J. Bagot 10/31/2012 6:51:11 AM

Congratulations Leslie---First Place is just where this awesome image belongs! #10397015

Debra R. Harder 10/31/2012 8:11:56 AM

This is true perfection, Leslie! Huge congratulations on your BEAUTIFUL FIRST PLACE WINNER!! #10397184

Sabrina Ryan 10/31/2012 8:54:40 AM

Congratulations on your pretty Winning image, Leslie #10397261

Nancy L. Green level-deluxe 10/31/2012 9:28:22 AM

CONGRATULATIONS Leslie on you wonderful 1st place win, WTG!! <>< #10397323

JudyAnn Rector level-deluxe 10/31/2012 10:58:21 AM

Stunning, Leslie... CONGRATULATIONS!! #10397535

Marcel J. Fernandez level-deluxe 10/31/2012 11:28:07 AM

Leslie, a big congratulations to you on your Stellar First Place Winner. #10397604

Tammy M. Anderson level-deluxe 10/31/2012 3:19:29 PM

Congrats on your beautiful first place winner, Leslie. #10397866

David Phalen level-deluxe 10/31/2012 5:18:09 PM

BIG Congrats on a spectacular FIRST PLCE WINNER!! #10398081

Kathy Salerni level-deluxe 11/1/2012 9:03:56 AM

Congratulations on your beautiful First Place Winner, Leslie! #10399204

Monika Sapek level-deluxe 11/1/2012 10:46:32 AM

Congratulations, Leslie! #10399378

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-deluxe 11/1/2012 12:14:33 PM

Glorious beauty Leslie, huge congratulations! #10399615

JO ANN CLEVELAND 11/1/2012 2:55:47 PM

Congrats on this very well deserved 1st Place Win Leslie!

jo ann c. #10400004

Usman M. Bajwa level-deluxe 11/2/2012 12:24:55 AM

Such gorgeous colors and such gorgeous flowers, Leslie. Big CONGRATZ on the First Place Gold!!!

UB. #10400375

Suzanne Crawshaw 11/3/2012 2:09:32 PM

Congratulations on your first place win, lovely shot. #10402589

Katarina Mansson 11/5/2012 3:02:31 AM

Congratulations on your spectacular winner Leslie! #10404725

Merna L. Nobile 11/8/2012 3:45:48 PM

Receiving an award from Better Photo is just like unwrapping a gift, the thrill is always the same! It is also exciting to be able to send my personal congratulations to each and every one of you and I look forward to seeing the gold though out the galleries. Merna

Karen Celella level-deluxe 11/12/2012 5:25:34 AM

Congratulations on your stunning winner, Leslie! #10415453

Linda S. Smith level-deluxe 11/15/2012 1:02:14 AM

HUGE Congrats on this gorgeous first place win Leslie! #10419291

Ann Lyssenko level-deluxe 4/8/2014 7:19:35 AM

Congratulations on being a winner with this beautifully composed flower image Leslie! Well deserved! Ann #11019838

John Rivera level-deluxe 8/21/2014 5:10:17 AM

So beautifully captured! Congratulations!!! #11112713

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Exif: F Number: 20, Exposure Bias Value: -1.00, ExposureTime: 1/100 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 500, White balance: Manual white balance, FocalLength: 180.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 50D

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