To All My Friends Down Under

© Linda D. Lester

To All My Friends Down Under

Tammy Scott 10/27/2005 5:30:04 AM

LOL! This is so cute! Great capture! #333562

Carla Metzler 10/27/2005 5:35:25 AM it, Linda!! #2003437

ADILSON F. FERREIRA 10/27/2005 5:40:44 AM

Fantastic capture Linda!!! lol
Wonderful lighting!!! #2003455

Jill M. Flusemann 10/27/2005 5:43:14 AM

Linda, this is my favorite of your frogs! How adorable and funny! Wonderful shot! #2003465

Paul Michko 10/27/2005 5:46:06 AM

LOL!!! Great dedication to our friends that are upside-down. :) Excellent capture, Linda. #2003476

Roxanne M. Bubar 10/27/2005 6:01:15 AM

Linda, what a fantastic capture. Wonderful coloring and lighting. #2003518

Donald K. Cherry 10/27/2005 6:13:22 AM

Really cute capture and nice dedication, Linda! #2003556

Daniel Diaz 10/27/2005 6:23:14 AM

PERFECT in every way!!!! #2003605

Ken Smith 10/27/2005 6:35:48 AM

Nice job, Linda. Next time I come to ATL, perhaps you can show me the "art" of frog photography. #2003649

Pamela Shane 10/27/2005 6:36:37 AM

Oh this is great Linda! Fantastic clarity, & detail. Like the way you framed it also!! #2003651

Lisa D. Greer 10/27/2005 6:44:03 AM

WONDERFUL Linda! :) #2003676

Joy Rector 10/27/2005 7:11:56 AM

wonderful capture #2003786

Agnes Fegan 10/27/2005 7:14:49 AM

Love this shot Linda...looks like this frog found the perfect spot! #2003802

Murry Grigsby 10/27/2005 7:17:12 AM

Good eye and catch Linda! Super design and clarity!! #2003815

Janine Russell 10/27/2005 8:16:42 AM

Linda, wonderful composition, detail & lighting. #2004046

Janie Carpenter 10/27/2005 9:37:13 AM

Cute, I like it!! #2004323

Jeff Robinson 10/27/2005 9:53:51 AM

Excellent image Linda! Great light and color! Jeff #2004372

Danilo Piccioni 10/27/2005 9:53:55 AM

JUST W00000000NDERFUL!!! #2004373

Amalia Sylvia Arriaga Salinas 10/27/2005 10:58:50 AM

Great image Linda!, it has a lot of details and the color is beautiful,
Amalia #2004554

Judy S. Fung 10/27/2005 11:43:34 AM

Cute capture, Linda! #2004737

Mary L. Graham 10/27/2005 11:53:16 AM

This is too Cute Linda I love it!! =) #2004775

Cathy Barrows 10/27/2005 12:01:17 PM

i think this is your very best frog yet...did they have frogs in #2004802

Goshka G. 10/27/2005 12:11:59 PM

LOVE that expression, Linda!!!;-) #2004828

Ermanno Radice 10/27/2005 1:53:57 PM

Fabulous capture, great image, wonderful expression, love it, Linda!!!! #2005146

Dr Silly 10/27/2005 2:14:15 PM

Wonderful capture Linda. :o)

Nicole Kessel 10/27/2005 3:01:10 PM

Incredible shot, nicely done! #2005365

Terry R. Hatfield 10/27/2005 4:32:40 PM

I Really Like The DOF And Clarity On This Linda!!Awesome Image:-) #2005619

Claudia Kuhn 10/27/2005 4:45:51 PM

Cute capture Linda! #2005677

Deb Holmes-Hatfield 10/27/2005 5:06:44 PM

What a great looking frog, Linda, I love how he is peeking out from under the leaf, terrific capture! #2005774

Kay E. Mahoney 10/27/2005 5:48:31 PM

Fantastic capture of this guy Linda. Love the close up shot. Those eyes looking back at you are really neat. #2005904

Souha Dooly 10/27/2005 9:24:25 PM

Very nice shot,with great colors ,Linda !!!!love it : ) #2006321

Jenny Bosmans 10/28/2005 5:21:12 AM

Love this fantastic image, Linda!! :)
So very cute!! :) #2007323

Paul Sikora 10/28/2005 5:33:45 AM

How do you get these shots, Linda. I have a frog pond and even some green frogs, but they just will not pose for me. I'd like to take just one shot like this. Thanks I love it (even though it's a little green #2007372

Shelly A. Van Camp 10/28/2005 8:33:05 AM

Very cool..Great job!! #2008010

Johnny Santoso 10/28/2005 8:52:45 AM

Great dynamic range and excellent composition.. great capture Linda.. regards, #2008068

Stephen Zacker 10/28/2005 2:36:11 PM

Super detail and lighting #2009130

Nina Shields 10/28/2005 6:29:54 PM

Great shot of one of "OUR" frogs; can't wait to see them again next Summer; wonderful tribute to the great group in Australia! #2009838

Michelle Lea Guinn 10/28/2005 7:03:40 PM

Fantastic image Linda!! Love it!! mlg~ #2009875

Evy Johansen 10/28/2005 11:55:11 PM

Wow... this is an awesome shot, Linda!! #2010285

Donna Roberts 10/29/2005 1:57:49 AM

LOL - I am so pleased to be counted as one of your 'upside down' friends Linda.
(*Paul S - you are too funny).
Great image Linda, the detail is amazing!
Love it
:-) ddu #2010472

Vicki Hunt 10/29/2005 9:18:56 AM

This is so cute! OK, I am posting my frog in the next week and dedicating it to you! #2011499

Steve Mescha 10/29/2005 4:29:04 PM

Really lovely, Linda! Perfect comp, and great color! #2012705

Carolyn J. Connolly 10/30/2005 1:05:16 AM

Linda - thanks very much for dedicating this BEAUTIFUL shot to all of us here Downunder whom you count as your BP friends!! ;o) Like Paul, I would just LOVE to be able to capture a frog image like this one - it's GORGEOUS!! Maybe one day...*sigh*!! :o) #2013515

Debbie Hartley 10/30/2005 12:37:25 PM

Hi Linda, this little frog is just gorgeous, thank you for your dedication! #2015174

Jill Flynn 11/5/2005 8:30:32 AM

LOVE THIS ONE Linda!!! The setting, composition, placement, expression ..... all PERFECT. SO GOOD!! #2037880

DiAnna F. Paulk 11/8/2005 4:49:49 PM

Okay, Linda... I predict this one is going to the finals and beyond!!! GREAT capture!!

Thanks for commenting on "Passing Through." #2051386

Stanley J. Contrades 11/22/2005 11:44:30 PM

CONGRATULATIONS on this being chosen as a Finalist, Linda, and much good luck to you in the next round!!
Much Aloha,
Stan #2109086

Paul Sikora 11/23/2005 1:50:52 AM

Congatulations, Linda. The judges were obviously not bothered by the green. LOL #2109393

Jenny Bosmans 11/23/2005 3:41:20 AM

Happy to see this one with the finalists, Linda!! Big congratulations!! #2109558

Kaye Burazin 11/23/2005 4:40:10 AM

congratulations again my friend, well deserved! #2109979

Kirsi Bertolini 11/23/2005 4:40:57 AM

Cheers! I'll drink a Fosters for this one! #2109988

Jeff Robinson 11/23/2005 4:55:01 AM

Congrats Linda! Jeff #2110065

Dr Silly 11/23/2005 5:14:24 AM


Gail Vitikacs 11/23/2005 5:28:00 AM

Wonderful! Congratulations! #2110263

Laura Clay-Ballard 11/23/2005 5:38:24 AM

super shot! congrats! #2110335

Ken Smith 11/23/2005 5:47:40 AM

Linda, congratulations. My prediction was correct. #2110422

Elizabeth J. Bernier 11/23/2005 6:01:01 AM

Beautifully done Linda,and the natural relaxed attitude of froggy is wonderful!!!Congrats on your finalist win!!! #2110544

Kay E. Mahoney 11/23/2005 6:16:31 AM

Congratulations Linda. I just love this shot of this guy. Good luck in the next round. #2110709

Bridgette B 11/23/2005 6:22:37 AM

Congratulations Linda!!! #2110764

Linda D. Lester 11/23/2005 6:39:34 AM

Thank you so much!!!! #2110887

Karen Engelbreth 11/23/2005 6:46:06 AM

Congrats Linda :0) #2110941

Barbara Helgason 11/23/2005 6:58:46 AM

Congrats again Linda!! #2111075

Mary Timman 11/23/2005 7:52:53 AM

Way to go girl!
Congratulations and Good luck again. #2111422

KHAWLA Haddad 11/23/2005 7:55:08 AM

Congratulations on this awesome finalist....Best of luck in the next round! #2111441

Roxanne M. Bubar 11/23/2005 7:59:43 AM

Congrats on this wonderful image. #2111485

Darryl Wilkinson 11/23/2005 8:23:38 AM

Congratulations Linda!!! Fantastic work!!! #2111729

Anita Hogue 11/23/2005 8:24:10 AM

Congratulations os this fantistic finalist, Linda!!!! #2111735

Terry L. Ellis 11/23/2005 9:28:10 AM

Big congratulations, Linda, again! Good luck! #2112151

Donna La Mattino Pagakis 11/23/2005 9:37:28 AM

Congratulations on your awesome finalist photo!!! Great image Linda, so cute! #2112230

Katrina McMeans 11/23/2005 9:37:55 AM

Congratulations, Linda! Neat capture! Good luck in the next round!
~K #2112238

Jill Flynn 11/23/2005 9:45:54 AM

I knew this would be here Linda. This is outstanding. Congratulations!! #2112318

ADILSON F. FERREIRA 11/23/2005 11:34:32 AM

Congratulations on this wonderful finalist Linda!!! #2112949

Kate Jackson 11/23/2005 12:31:46 PM

This is such fun and a fantastic frog shot ~ congratulations Linda! #2113352

Jamil Saliba 11/23/2005 1:47:04 PM

Congratulations on a very cute and lovely finalist good luck with the second round Linda #2113855

Candy D. Dennis 11/23/2005 4:16:15 PM

This made me laugh! Great image (with a sense of humor)! Congratulations on being a finalist. #2114506

Susie Peek-Swint 11/23/2005 4:41:58 PM

This is wonderful Linda ~ congrats again! #2114615

Steve Mescha 11/23/2005 4:50:01 PM

Congradulations times two, Linda. Nice going :-) #2114652

Chris Macer 11/23/2005 5:09:06 PM

Congrats on the finalist, Linda! #2114718

Donna Roberts 11/23/2005 7:20:39 PM

Congrats Linda......must be the Aussie luck for this one!!
Be back to catch up with you soon.
Fingers crossed for the next round.
:-) ddu #2115112

Kristi A. Howson 11/23/2005 7:53:29 PM

This is darling Linda! Congratulations and best of luck in the next round! #2115258

Debbie Hartley 11/24/2005 2:58:24 AM

I'm so glad you got a finalist with this one Linda! Not only is it a great photo, but it is dedicated to all us Aussies!!! Good luck for the next round! #2115829

Danilo Piccioni 11/24/2005 6:02:00 AM

and again!....LOL
Big congratulations and good luck!!!!
Happy thanks giviing! #2116252

Stanley J. Contrades 11/24/2005 10:13:46 AM

Gorgeous greens in this, Linda!!CONGRATULATIONS once again and best of luck to you in the next round!!
Much Aloha,

Cathy Barrows 11/24/2005 3:46:51 PM

congrats on your cute #2117493

Heidi Tidd 11/24/2005 5:22:04 PM

This has to be one of my favourite froggy shots! :-) He's really cute! Good camouflage capture! heehee. Congrats on the finals and good luck! #2117658

Linda D. Lester 11/24/2005 5:28:12 PM

Thank ya all so much...I think this is one of my favorite froggy shots too! #2117670

DiAnna F. Paulk 11/24/2005 8:50:20 PM

I knew this one was going to make it, Linda! Congratulations!

Thanks for commenting on the Calera Church DA. #2117993

The Judges at 11/24/2005 11:43:32 PM

Good color, light and composition. #2118127

The Judges at 11/24/2005 11:43:46 PM

Good color, light and composition. #2118129

Rob T. Henry 11/25/2005 6:16:06 AM

Congratulations on your well deserved Finalists, Linda!!! #2118820

Eric Highfield 11/25/2005 6:17:56 AM

Congratulations, Linda! #2118826

Jill M. Flusemann 11/26/2005 6:42:45 AM

Froggy finalist! Congrats! #2121722

Bill Houghton 11/26/2005 12:06:13 PM

This is a great shot Linda. Just beautiful. I like this a lot. #2122622

Kathleen Clemons 11/26/2005 12:15:57 PM

Congrats on your win, Linda! #2122666

Cindy Paquette 11/26/2005 12:17:52 PM

Man ohhh are SOOOOO good at these Froggy shots Linda! A HUGE CONGRATULATIONS on your 2nd place win! Hooray! #2122673

Jenny Bosmans 11/26/2005 12:21:34 PM

Congratulations on this superb Winner, Linda!! #2122699

Laurence Saliba 11/26/2005 12:25:08 PM

A Big Congrats Linda!!!!!!!!!!!! #2122733

Stanley J. Contrades 11/26/2005 12:27:57 PM

Way to go, Linda, and CONGRATULATIONS on your 2nd Place win!!
Much Aloha,

Rakesh Syal 11/26/2005 12:28:53 PM

My heartiest congratulations, Linda!!! #2122775

Goshka G. 11/26/2005 12:47:39 PM

BIG congrats on this absolutely wonderful winner, Linda!!! #2122963

Barbara Helgason 11/26/2005 12:47:41 PM

YEAHHHHH, congratulations Linda on this awesome capture!! #2122964

Jill Flynn 11/26/2005 12:49:44 PM

YEAH Linda!!!! Congratulations on your win! This is an awesome shot! Way to go! #2122983

Kay E. Mahoney 11/26/2005 12:58:36 PM

Congratulations Linda. I knew this would be a winner when I first saw it. Love the close up shot. #2123077

KHAWLA Haddad 11/26/2005 12:59:52 PM

Big CONGRATULATIONS on your 2nd Place win,Linda this is wonderful way to go yaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaa well don!!!! #2123088

Ken Smith 11/26/2005 1:13:26 PM

Linda, I knew this was a winner. Congrats. #2123161

Deb Holmes-Hatfield 11/26/2005 1:38:51 PM

Way to go Linda, Congrats on your win! #2123272

Terry R. Hatfield 11/26/2005 1:42:47 PM

Congratulations On Your Winner Linda!!!! #2123301

Kristi A. Howson 11/26/2005 1:44:06 PM

Congratulations on this wonderful winner Linda..So cute with great detail and presentation! #2123312

Renee Doyle 11/26/2005 1:48:07 PM

Congratulations on this fantastic winner Linda!! The title is so cute too and us Aussies enjoy that sense of humour!!! Very well done!!!

ADILSON F. FERREIRA 11/26/2005 1:48:23 PM

Congratulations on this well deserved win Linda!!! #2123352

Heidi Tidd 11/26/2005 1:54:12 PM

Congrats on your win Linda! Well deserved! :-) #2123395

Claudia Kuhn 11/26/2005 2:05:49 PM

Wonderful Linda, big congrats! #2123451

Stan Kwasniowski 11/26/2005 2:11:40 PM

Linda, congratulations #2123474

Wally Orlowsky 11/26/2005 2:18:28 PM

Congratulations on this amazing and fun winner, Linda! #2123509

Debbie Hartley 11/26/2005 2:20:41 PM

Awesome Linda!! Congratulations on your winner! #2123522

Murry Grigsby 11/26/2005 2:44:38 PM

Congrats on your super image and win Linda!! Ribbit :0) #2123607

Kaye Burazin 11/26/2005 2:53:40 PM

Hurray Linda, so happy for you, well deserved! #2123645

Jamil Saliba 11/26/2005 2:56:51 PM

Congratulations on a great winner Linda #2123663

Leonard Pierce 11/26/2005 2:58:25 PM

Congratulations on your second place win Linda!!! Very well deserved! #2123676

Paul E. Earl 11/26/2005 3:04:42 PM

Way to go Linda!! Congratulations!! #2123709

Linda D. Lester 11/26/2005 3:10:52 PM

It's so much fun to come home to this surprise! Thank you everyone so much!!! #2123743

Laura Clay-Ballard 11/26/2005 3:19:29 PM

congrats on this awesome winning image! #2123782

Paul Conlan 11/26/2005 4:05:13 PM

Way to go Linda! The BEST frong shot EVER!!! Love it... #2123876

William C. Raco 11/26/2005 4:24:27 PM

Excellent photo, Linda

Bill #2123902

Steve Mescha 11/26/2005 4:27:06 PM

Nice going, Linda! congradulations on this great winning photo! #2123910

Lorri Shank 11/26/2005 4:47:00 PM

Linda, congrats on your second place winner!!!!! This is the best! #2123943

Deborah Sandidge 11/26/2005 4:52:07 PM

Way to go, Linda!! Congratulations on this contended frog capture - super image! #2123957

Mary Clarke 11/26/2005 4:57:58 PM

Congratulations Linda - great image #2123984

Stephen Zacker 11/26/2005 5:16:34 PM

Congratulations, Linda #2124051

Johnny Santoso 11/26/2005 6:05:33 PM

Congratulations on your Second place win, Linda.! regards, #2124145

Karen Bacon 11/26/2005 6:18:43 PM

A big congratulations on this outstanding image!!! #2124187

Terry L. Ellis 11/26/2005 6:55:55 PM

Huge congratulations, Linda, on this absolutely terrific second place win! #2124267

Donna J. Taff 11/26/2005 7:41:24 PM

Congratulations on this beautiful win, Linda!!! #2124391

Linda Boehme 11/26/2005 7:48:57 PM

Congrats on your win, Linda! This is wonderful! #2124436

Susana Ms Heide 11/26/2005 9:17:39 PM

Awww this is so cute especially with your caption! CONGRATS Linda!! #2124669

Joy E. Cobb 11/26/2005 9:25:56 PM

Congratulations on this super cute win, Linda! #2124693

Evy Johansen 11/26/2005 9:36:23 PM

Big congratulations on your second place win, Linda!! #2124719

Cathy Barrows 11/26/2005 9:59:52 PM should be psyched #2124767

Susan T. Evans 11/26/2005 10:07:57 PM

Congrats Linda, on this terrific second place winner, WTG!! #2124798

Robyn Mackenzie 11/27/2005 1:07:19 AM

Linda, this is a superb image! Congrats on your well-deserved win!!!! Robyn from Down Under :o) #2125032

Tom Andersen 11/27/2005 4:02:43 AM

Superb image, Linda! Congratulations on your much deserved win! #2125285

Anita Hogue 11/27/2005 4:10:07 AM

I love this image, Linda! Congratulations!!! #2125299

Kate Jackson 11/27/2005 4:41:49 AM

So well deserved Linda!! Terrific win!! #2125321

Tammy Scott 11/27/2005 4:48:40 AM

CONGRATULATIONS on such a cute winner! #2125337

Mary Timman 11/27/2005 5:00:33 AM

Congratulations on this neat winner Linda. #2125368

Jill M. Flusemann 11/27/2005 5:21:23 AM

Way to go, Linda!!! Maybe this frog is really a prince! Great winner & congrats! #2125431

Donna W. Neal 11/27/2005 6:00:31 AM

A BIG CONGRATULATIONS Linda..:) #2125554

Paul Michko 11/27/2005 6:32:36 AM

Congratulations, Linda. #2125754

Leanne M.E. Boyd 11/27/2005 8:15:52 AM

This is fabulous Linda! Congratulations on your win! #2126272

Elisabeth A. Gay 11/27/2005 8:19:30 AM

Congratulations Linda!! Awesome!
ann #2126293

Linda D. Lester 11/27/2005 8:31:41 AM

Thank you all so much!!!! #2126344

Shelly A. Van Camp 11/27/2005 8:57:53 AM

So this, Linda! Congrats! #2126432

Noel Baebler 11/27/2005 8:58:16 AM

HUZZAH!!! #2126437

Ed Heaton 11/27/2005 12:41:38 PM

Well done Linda!
Congrats on this outstanding winner :-) #2127052

Patricia Robinson Trapp 11/27/2005 2:57:22 PM

Congratulations on an awsome image, Linda!!! #2127412

Diane Addonizio 11/27/2005 3:03:20 PM

Linda--Congratulations on your win! #2127454

Kara L. Hendricks 11/27/2005 4:13:52 PM

LOVE THIS!!! Way to go Linda!!!!! #2127814

Debra Booth 11/27/2005 5:54:19 PM

What an excellent capture and a well-deserved win for you, Linda!! Congratulations!! #2128220

Sharon Day 11/27/2005 6:42:18 PM

Fantastic image, Linda!!! BIG CONGRATULATIONS!!!!! #2128508

Judith G. Secco 11/28/2005 5:21:17 AM

This is so great, Linda. Big congrats to you on your win!!!!!!! #2129880

Linda D. Lester 11/28/2005 12:37:03 PM

Thank you all so much! #2131267

Danilo Piccioni 11/28/2005 1:20:07 PM

Linda! better late then never, sorry I was so busy....
did u ever kiss the frog to wee if the legend was true? I guess no! LOL #2131390

Cathy M. Gromball 11/29/2005 8:29:33 AM

Congratulations on your Second Place win, Linda!

Cathy :) #2134269

Vicki Hunt 11/30/2005 3:46:57 PM

Congratulations on this wonderful win!!!! I am so happy for you...sorry it has taken me so long to say it...I've been on a fast train to NY and back! #2139231

Paul Sikora 12/2/2005 1:33:42 PM

Congratulations Linda, guess I was wrong about "to much green". LOL It did look a winner from the first look #2146523

Deborah C. Lewinson 12/3/2005 7:46:35 PM

Congratulations on this marvelous win, Linda!
-Debby #2149769

Terrill Province 12/10/2005 6:34:44 AM

Just had to chime in... CONGRATS to one of my all time favorites! Great shot!!! #2171323

Laura Clay-Ballard 12/14/2005 7:46:32 AM

this pic was on the home page when I logged in today. Just wanted to tell you, again, how GREAT it is! #2184952

Lori Carlson 12/22/2005 4:19:34 PM

Congrats on this cutie Linda!!!! :0) #2214713

Alana Ibe 1/31/2006 3:25:51 PM

What an amazing capture! How fun this is! Great work, I just love your gallery! #2361553

Mike F. Anderson 2/19/2006 9:41:14 PM

Right place, Right time, Great capture! #2439341

paul parent 3/4/2006 11:07:32 AM

WOW ! Superb. #2495897

Bill Wyatt 5/2/2006 12:53:03 PM

Incredible capture Linda congrats you earned it. Just wonderful. #2717214

Susan Jane Allen 5/3/2006 6:58:27 AM

Adorable! I don't know how I missed seeing your gallery before--your name is very familiar to me, and I've visited your mother's! This is a real pleasure! #2719954

Jenny D 5/3/2006 2:43:47 PM

Wonderful capture! Perfect! #2721910

Margaret Sikora 8/2/2006 3:20:44 AM

Sorry Im late Linda but a big congratulations on this beautiful winner . It is so lovely to browse through your gallery and see the most beautiful shots. #3113413

Darryl Wilkinson 8/17/2006 1:40:14 PM


btw - Congratulations on all your fabulous awards and images :) #3177519

Cheryl Meisel 5/19/2007 7:03:30 AM

WOW what a shot! PERFECTION! BIG CONGRATS on your win with this too, very well deserved!!!
Cherylm #4300487

Margy McMennamy 9/14/2007 6:01:05 AM

A Friday morning laugh! Another great, great capture. Super one Linda. #4789827

Lisa J. Boulden 9/19/2007 5:15:38 AM

Oh, I love this, Linda!
Fabulously titled, too!
--Lisa #4810943

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