Natures Beauty

© Colette M. Metcalf

Natures Beauty

Tiia Vissak 4/30/2014 3:14:53 AM

a beautiful macro & great colors! #1571642

MELODIE C. ROBERTS 4/30/2014 3:15:21 AM

She is a beauty!! #11034651

Mary K. Robison 4/30/2014 3:19:13 AM

This is lovely, Colette! #11034655

Tammy M. Anderson 4/30/2014 3:24:01 AM

Like the colorful BG. Beautiful! #11034660

Antonio Amen 4/30/2014 3:43:56 AM

Beautiful,Nice color. #11034676

Carolyn M. Fletcher 4/30/2014 4:08:53 AM

Lovely!! #11034687

Joy Rector 4/30/2014 4:09:30 AM

gorgeous #11034688

R. J. Laudenbacher 4/30/2014 4:34:41 AM

Beautiful background and excellent details, Colette. #11034704

Randy K. Baldwin 4/30/2014 4:43:41 AM

Great color and image Colette! #11034711

Debbie Bray 4/30/2014 5:34:03 AM

Lovely rich tapestry of colours behind your crystals, Colette! #11034746

Jill Odice 4/30/2014 7:48:00 AM

Nicely captured! #11034839

Emiel Van Hemelrijck 4/30/2014 10:59:22 AM

Its a very beauty,well done Colette #11034942

Katherine Kuhn 4/30/2014 12:13:13 PM

Beautiful light, detail & background, Colette! #11034956

Anita Hogue 4/30/2014 12:20:22 PM

Gorgeous details and I love the background colors too! #11034960

Terry Cervi 4/30/2014 12:53:06 PM

Beautifully done, Colette!! #11034984

Ermanno Radice 4/30/2014 1:47:09 PM

Wonderful capture and composition! #11035042

John Connolly 4/30/2014 1:59:35 PM

A wonderful capture and a gorgeous background Colette! Nice work! #11035066

Kathy Salerni 4/30/2014 2:20:59 PM

What a beautiful background and details on the web, Colette! #11035097

Marilyn Cornwell 4/30/2014 2:28:11 PM

This is such a sweet image - almost a heart breaker with the dew drops against the strong colours…a wonderful story! #11035110

Renata Gusciora 4/30/2014 4:52:49 PM

Incredible details and fantastic colors, Colette! #11035243

Evy Johansen 4/30/2014 6:00:33 PM

Wow, love it, Colette! Very beautiful! #11035421

Carol L. Fowler 4/30/2014 6:38:19 PM

Wonderful web detail and color #11035462

Rudi Reiner 4/30/2014 8:21:15 PM

Another great macro, excellent background colors! #11035600

Wm Nosal 4/30/2014 9:07:20 PM

Beautiful Capture, Colette! #11035607

Randy D. Dinkins 5/1/2014 1:58:06 AM

Beautiful capture, Colette. Wonderful detail, colors and dof (love that one drop down on the bottom!). #11035700

Nancy L. Green 5/1/2014 9:20:16 AM

I always love your web images, VERY well done!!! <>< #11036147

Lindley Johnson 5/1/2014 1:24:25 PM

Fantastic curves and details, Colette - love the colorful background, too! #11036359

Jeffrey R. Bange 5/1/2014 7:47:19 PM

Outstanding macro capture Colette with beautiful background colors. #11036629

Barbara Waldoch 5/1/2014 11:21:56 PM

Beautifully captured, Colette! #11036718

frank w. degenhardt 5/1/2014 11:30:14 PM

These macro shots of the web with the water droplets sure does make for a beautiful picture Colette. The background colors are gorgeous and give the droplets some beautiful reflections off them. So pretty my friend. #11036731

Robert K. Bemus 5/2/2014 1:14:12 AM

Superb detail and comp! #11036775

Marilyn K. Lincecum 5/2/2014 9:31:08 AM

Beautifully seen and captured. Wonderful light, color and detail in the web. Nice bokeh in the background. #11037121

Ken Smith 5/2/2014 5:51:12 PM

Superb, Colette..love the bright background! #11037432

Cindy Bendush 5/2/2014 9:29:55 PM

Beautiful! #11037517

Nadia Paul 5/2/2014 10:53:11 PM

Gorgeous colours and detail Colette! #11037570

Carol Quina 5/3/2014 9:38:59 PM

Beautiful. Love the bokeh!
#11038089

Ujjwal Mukherjee 5/3/2014 11:11:24 PM

Fabulous capture,Colette!! #11038102

Kirsten Kiki Kjaer 5/4/2014 12:57:42 AM

It sure is, Colette.
Love the bg colors! #11038117

Melinda F. Schneider 5/4/2014 5:33:58 AM

Inspired!! #11038290

Mary Dimitriw 5/4/2014 5:58:40 AM

Gorgeous dof and detail Colette! #11038341

Jill Odice 5/4/2014 7:05:16 AM

This is so pretty! Something so simple yet unique. #11038381

Leslie McLain 5/4/2014 6:47:13 PM

Beautiful capture, details, and colors, Colette. #11038794

Mariann Kovats 5/5/2014 9:14:14 PM

Outstanding macro, beautiful colors and lighting, Colette! #11039611

Kathy Salerni 5/29/2014 5:40:58 PM

Big congrats on all of your well deserved Staff favorites, Colette!
#11055025

Julianne Bradford 5/29/2014 6:50:13 PM

So many beautiful staff favs! Congrats on all of them Colette! #11055070

frank w. degenhardt 5/30/2014 7:11:33 AM

Five Staff Favorite. Congratulations on being rewarded for such amazing and beautiful work Colette. #11055417

Kathy Salerni 5/30/2014 10:56:02 AM

Congratulations on your awesome Finalist, Colette! #11055600

Ellen Hodges 5/30/2014 11:25:52 AM

Huge congrats and very best luck with this awesome finalist, Colette!!! #11055665

Val Feldman 5/30/2014 11:43:26 AM

Outstanding macro work - what a super b/g! Congratulations on a beautiful Finalist, Colette! #11055707

frank w. degenhardt 5/30/2014 12:19:44 PM

Four more Finalist for your beautiful work here Colette. You are the Queen of Macro. Congratulations my friend. #11055753

Patrick Rouzes 5/30/2014 12:52:15 PM

CONGRATS on all your finalists, Colette.
#11055813

JO ANN CLEVELAND 5/30/2014 5:56:22 PM

I agree with Frank! FOUR FINALIST this month plus a STAFF FAVORITE!

You are a great winner girl!
Am not commenting on each one but saw them ALL! Wowza!

jo ann c. #11056101

Deborah C. Lewinson 5/30/2014 6:00:57 PM

Gorgeous macro, Colette!

Congrats on another excellent finalist!
Debby #11056107

Tammy M. Anderson 5/30/2014 6:17:57 PM

Congrats on all your beautiful finalists, Colette. #11056135

Wm Nosal 5/30/2014 7:15:43 PM

Congratulations, Colette! #11056185

Jeffrey R. Bange 5/30/2014 7:51:55 PM

Congratulations Colette on another beautiful finalist photo and best of luck in the next round. #11056212

Guy D. Biechele 5/30/2014 10:27:09 PM

Congratulations, Colette! Just beautiful! #11056289

Phyllis A. Houghton 5/30/2014 10:55:31 PM

CONGRATULATIONS!!! #11056302

Marilyn K. Lincecum 5/30/2014 11:14:51 PM

Beautiful. Congratulations on a Second Place win. #11056333

Nadia Paul 5/31/2014 3:10:43 AM

Congrats on another gorgeous winner Colette! #11056512

frank w. degenhardt 5/31/2014 4:33:10 AM

Congratulations on another Second Place Win Colette. #11056571

Renata Gusciora 5/31/2014 4:43:23 AM

Congratulations on your fabulous Winner, Colette!!!:-) #11056594

Millie A. Talarico 5/31/2014 5:08:26 AM

Delicately beautiful image, congrats. on the gold Colette~ #11056621

Deborah C. Lewinson 5/31/2014 5:10:57 AM

Huge congrats on your win, Colette!

Debby #11056623

Anita Hogue 5/31/2014 7:25:50 AM

Another gorgeous winner, Colette! Congratulations! #11056735

Michele Peterson 5/31/2014 7:59:49 AM

Beautiful Colette! Congratulations on a wonderful winning image! #11056768

Martha R. Mazon 5/31/2014 8:38:21 AM

Congratulations on another beautiful winner, Colette! #11056797

Mariann Kovats 5/31/2014 8:56:16 AM

Congrats on your awesome winner! Gorgeous capture! #11056807

Dianne Brin 5/31/2014 9:10:04 AM

Congratulations on another well deserved win, Colette! #11056820

Emile Abbott 5/31/2014 11:06:26 AM

Congratulations again on another awesome winner. You are the master. #11056912

Joannie Bertucci 5/31/2014 11:38:04 AM

Stunning nature image Colette! Congrats on your gold badge! #11056958

Carolyn M. Fletcher 5/31/2014 1:10:00 PM

It should have been your flower, but we take what we can get, huh? Another big congrats! #11057053

Tammy Espino 5/31/2014 2:47:06 PM

Congrats again :) #11057141

Wm Nosal 5/31/2014 3:58:33 PM

Congratulations Again, Colette! #11057166

Ellen Hodges 5/31/2014 4:35:55 PM

Huge congrats on your gorgeous winner, Colette!! #11057213

Tammy Espino 5/31/2014 4:36:53 PM

x #11057214

Ellen Hodges 5/31/2014 4:37:14 PM

Huge congrats, Colette! Sooo beautiful! #11057215

Kathy Salerni 5/31/2014 5:19:16 PM

Congrats on your awesome Winners, Colette! #11057249

Teresa A. Burnett 5/31/2014 8:00:21 PM

Huge Congratulations on your well deserved Winner, Colette!! #11057381

Mary K. Robison 5/31/2014 11:03:52 PM

Congratulations on all your Finalists and Winners, Colette! Superb work, and a fantastic recognition for them all! #11057444

Mary Dimitriw 6/1/2014 5:41:07 PM

Congrats on another stunning Winner Colette! #11057897

Agnes Fegan 6/2/2014 4:29:39 AM

Congrats!!! #11058221

Jill Odice 6/3/2014 1:20:58 AM

A big CONGRATS on your win! #11058839

Ray 6/3/2014 9:05:14 PM

Outstanding work, Colette! Congratulations! #11059501

Colette M. Metcalf 6/4/2014 5:37:08 PM

Thanks so much everyone!!!! #11060062

Carrie M. Groseclose 6/6/2014 1:51:14 PM

Just breathtaking!! Congratulations on your WINNER!! #11061264

Stephen Zacker 6/7/2014 3:11:13 PM

Beautiful. Congratulations #11061738

Anita Bower 6/14/2014 6:08:52 AM

Congratulations! #11065366

Sharon Sawyer 6/24/2014 9:39:24 PM

Colette, congratulations on all your recent awards that are most deserving. Your gallery is a delight to the eyes and your work is outstanding. On a bit of a break from BetterPhoto but just had to drop in and say hello to you and thank you for all your support of my work in the past. Keep up on winning those Gold Badges. #11071235

Emile Abbott 3/11/2016 2:25:55 PM

GOLD ALL TIME EP AWARD, CONGRATS COLETTE. #11445735

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Exif: F Number: 4.5, Exposure Bias Value: -0.67, ExposureTime: 1/160 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 100, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 100.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS REBEL T3i

Uploaded on 4/30/2014 3:05:53 AM
Entered into contest on 4/30/2014 3:05:53 AM


BetterPhoto.com All Time Best Photo Contest Editor's Pick
BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner


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