Orange Mum

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic 2/15/2013 1:42:14 AM

WOW, WHAT A BEAUTY of a CAPTURE, RONA. Best of luck with this beauty!!!

UB. #1514709

Jeff Robinson level-classic 2/15/2013 3:57:58 AM

Wow from me too - This is a Wonderful macro Rona!! #10568910

Monnie Ryan level-classic 2/15/2013 6:12:44 AM

Glorious! #10569073

Gord MacEachern level-classic 2/15/2013 7:54:17 AM

Wonderful full frame of beauty Rona, so love the colors and detail here!! #10569232

Reynaldo D. Reyes level-classic 2/15/2013 10:13:15 AM

Simply awesome, this overflows with joyous and golden tones that are so delightful with complementing details. Great floral Rona. #10569380

Terry Cervi level-classic 2/15/2013 10:43:22 AM

What a lovely floral with excellent composition, color and detail, Rona!! Just beautiful!! Hope you had a wonderful Valentine's Day, my friend! #10569404

Anita Hogue 2/17/2013 2:02:48 PM

WOW, this is awesome, Rona! Love the color and fabulous details! #10572268

Leslie McLain level-classic 2/19/2013 4:44:23 AM

Stunning capture and colors, Rona. #10574679

Colette M. Metcalf 2/19/2013 6:54:15 AM

Wow! Love it!!! #10574888

Ellen Hodges level-classic 2/19/2013 7:08:00 PM

Exquisite details and colors, Rona!!! Hope this travels done the "golden lane!!" #10575688

Kathy Salerni level-classic 3/27/2013 1:58:55 PM

Congrats on this gorgeous Finalist, Rona! Great job! #10626237

Ellen Hodges level-classic 3/27/2013 4:31:25 PM

Huge congrats on your gorgeous finalists, Rona!!! Best luck!!! #10627144

Priscilla J. Burgers level-classic 3/27/2013 5:02:52 PM

Beautiful capture, Rona. Great colors and detail. Congratulations on your Finalist! #10627338

Carol Eade level-classic 3/27/2013 6:36:01 PM

This is beautiful, Rona, congratulations again. #10627890

Sharon Sawyer level-classic 3/28/2013 12:09:48 AM

Beautiful flower perfectly captured, Rona! HUGE congrats on your fantastic finalist and all the best in the next round!!! One of my favs. #10628650

Stefania Barbier level-classic 3/28/2013 1:25:24 AM

Congratulations on your wonderful finalist! #10628755

Leslie McLain level-classic 3/28/2013 4:36:10 AM

Congrats on all of your beautiful finalists, Rona. #10628977

Terry Cervi level-classic 3/28/2013 6:53:02 AM

Congrats on this well deserved and gorgeous finalist, Rona!! #10629284

Gord MacEachern level-classic 3/28/2013 8:54:18 AM

You came out swinging this month my friend, another very well deserved finalists!! Good luck with this beauty next round Rona!! #10629621

JO ANN CLEVELAND level-classic 3/28/2013 9:42:41 AM

Congratulations on this great finalist
and the others Rona!

jo ann c #10629773

Nancy L. Green level-classic 3/28/2013 2:26:43 PM

CONGRATULATIONS Rona on this wonderful finalist, WTG!!! <>< #10630657

Carol L. Fowler 3/28/2013 6:08:03 PM

Excellent Finalist! Congrats!! #10631252

Stefania Barbier level-classic 3/29/2013 12:38:46 AM

huge congrats on your beautiful winner!!! #10631770

Leslie McLain level-classic 3/29/2013 4:45:56 AM

Congrats on a beautiful winner, Rona, #10632087

Christopher Budny level-classic 3/29/2013 5:29:59 AM

A nice big dose of summer warmth & color; what a beauty! Congratulations! #10632241

Monnie Ryan level-classic 3/29/2013 6:04:09 AM

Gorgeous, Rona - big congratulations! #10632369

Susan Williams level-classic 3/29/2013 6:30:08 AM

Congratulations on your beautiful Gold winner, Rona. #10632450

R. J. Laudenbacher level-classic 3/29/2013 7:14:47 AM

WTG Rona! A big congrats to you on this beautiful winner! #10632563

Debra R. Harder 3/29/2013 8:12:48 AM

Love the colors and amazing details, Rona! Absolutely beautiful!!! Huge congratulations on your excellent GOLD WINNER!!!! #10632737

Mitch Spence level-classic 3/29/2013 8:25:31 AM

Couldn't be prettier, Rona. A beautiful floral gold. Congratulations. #10632794

Rona L. Schwarz 3/29/2013 10:57:43 AM

WOW! What a pleasant surprise! I just sat down at the computer still making my way through the Finalists. Thank you so much BP judges for this honor and that you all for your generous comments and congratulations. You are all what makes BP so special! #10633074

LeAnn Wood 3/29/2013 12:11:41 PM

Rona, Congratulations on this incredibly beautiful Gold Winner! #10633241

Deborah C. Lewinson level-classic 3/29/2013 12:38:12 PM

So glad to see this get a win, Rona!

Debby #10633273

Ellen Hodges level-classic 3/29/2013 3:42:08 PM

Huge congrats on a wonderful Gold Winner, Rona!!! #10633517

Terry Cervi level-classic 3/29/2013 4:20:15 PM

Wooo Hoooo, Rona!! Congrats on your beautiful and very well deserved win! #10633557

Terry Cervi level-classic 3/29/2013 4:20:15 PM

Wooo Hoooo, Rona!! Congrats on your beautiful and very well deserved win! #10633558

Kathy Salerni level-classic 3/29/2013 5:14:47 PM

Boy, this just pops, Rona! Congrats on your Gold Winner! #10633620

Carol Eade level-classic 3/29/2013 6:08:14 PM

Congratulations on your beautiful winner, Rona! #10633686

Lindley Johnson level-classic 3/29/2013 8:18:44 PM

Beautiful light and color! Congratulations on your wonderful win, Rona. #10633829

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-classic 3/30/2013 3:51:35 AM

So impressive and pretty Rona! Congratulations on your win!!! #10634190

Carla Capra level-classic 3/30/2013 7:45:55 AM

Nature is amazing as are the dual tones of this flower. Its rich color sets off all those wonderful details. Great light and a awesome image. Congratulations on your winning image. #10634525

Amanda D. Austwick level-classic 3/30/2013 10:53:41 AM

What an impressive orange mum! Congratulations on your well deserved Gold! #10634739

JO ANN CLEVELAND 3/30/2013 12:42:17 PM


Big congrats on this wonderful 2nd Place Gold Winner Rona!

jo ann c. #10634947

Anita Hogue 3/31/2013 6:17:02 AM

Congratulations on your gorgeous winner, Rona! #10635861

Lana Arcemont level-classic 3/31/2013 7:06:05 AM

Congratulations, Rona!
Beautiful! #10635912

Phyllis H. Burchett 3/31/2013 1:29:18 PM

Simply gorgeous Rona, happy for you on your win....big congratulations!!! #10636241

Val Feldman level-classic 4/1/2013 11:16:54 AM

Better late than never, Rona! This beauty just glows with fire and vibrance...what a gorgeous Gold Win - Warmest congratulations! #10637433

Karen Celella level-classic 4/9/2013 1:10:06 PM

Congratulations on your stunning winner, Rona! #10647230

Merna L. Nobile 4/21/2013 4:37:23 PM

Dear Photo Friend: I feel that something has changed at Better Photo but cannot tell you just what has happened. I have been here since 2003 and most every month I have written to all the winners telling them how their work touches me. I have witnessed photographs that bring tears to my eyes and colors that are unbelievable, now I am worried that like all good things that it will not be here the next time I look.
But the feeling of not being able to congratulate all the winners for the hard work, and sharing their talent with all of us makes me so sad.
However it turns out and even if this is the last time I have this privilege, to let you know how exceptional your work has been, please know that I will never forget.
CONGRATULATIONS to all of you for the month of February, 2013, I send my very best to you always, Merna Nobile

Anita Bower 6/7/2013 6:28:43 AM

Stunning clarity, color and light! #10724887

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3.0s @ f/22. ISO 200, Nikkor 70-200mm f/2.8 VRII @ 200mm.
Taken a couple of months ago for my flower class.

Uploaded on 2/14/2013 10:25:27 PM

Made With

Camera: Nikon D800 Digital SLR Camera All Time Best Photo Contest Finalist Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner

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