In the heart of the blue

© Karen Engelbreth

In the heart of the blue

Paul Michko 11/14/2005 2:09:13 AM

Awesome macro, Karen. Great detail. #343686

Mette Vendelboe Allison 11/14/2005 2:18:00 AM

Stunning with those colors, Karen... #2072176

Roxanne M. Bubar 11/14/2005 2:43:58 AM

Karen this is a magnificent Macro, color and lighting. #2072237

Kathleen Clemons 11/14/2005 3:08:33 AM

Love this, Karen! #2072299

Carla Metzler 11/14/2005 3:19:16 AM

Great macro, Karen! Beautiful colors! #2072321

Paul E. Earl 11/14/2005 3:21:55 AM

Karen this is absolutely stunning!! Fantastic work! #2072328

Joy Rector 11/14/2005 3:43:50 AM

fantastic comp and color #2072394

William C. Raco 11/14/2005 3:46:14 AM

Wow, such beautiful color and detail
Excellent close up and full frame, Karen
Very pretty!

bill #2072407

Daniel Diaz 11/14/2005 4:08:48 AM

Stunning beauty you've dispalyed here Karen!!! #2072563

Colette M. Metcalf 11/14/2005 4:12:28 AM

LOVE this!! #2072585

Jenny Bosmans 11/14/2005 4:14:53 AM

WOW!! Gorgeous colors and composition on this excellent capture, Karen!! #2072604

Nina Shields 11/14/2005 4:17:36 AM

Karen, outstanding macro work enhanced by terrific composition, DOF and color; very impressive! #2072626

Walter Graziano 11/14/2005 4:52:16 AM

Great shot Karen! #2072945

Desiree M. Bento 11/14/2005 4:57:12 AM

What an awesome Macro, Karen! The colors are wonderful. The detail is so fine that the dark purple tendrils look like they are covered with soft flowing ostrich feathers! #2072988

Linda D. Lester 11/14/2005 5:08:19 AM

Awesome macro....love the colors and detail! #2073065

Sergio La Spina 11/14/2005 6:32:19 AM

Particular and great macro well done I like the fantastic color!!! #2073533

Sharon Day 11/14/2005 6:48:13 AM

Beautiful image, Karen!!! #2073603

ADILSON F. FERREIRA 11/14/2005 7:13:54 AM

Terrific macro Karen!!! #2073751

Shelly A. Van Camp 11/14/2005 8:52:06 AM

Nice macro...I love the center and the beautiful colors!! #2074212

Karen Engelbreth 11/14/2005 8:53:44 AM

Thank you for the wonderful comments, Paul M, Mette, Roxanne, Kathleen, Carla, Paul E, Joy, bill, Daniel, Colette, Jenny, Nina, Wally, Desiree, Linda, Sergio, sharon and Adilson - you made me so happy :0) #2074224

Goshka G. 11/14/2005 5:19:51 PM

What a gorgeous floral macro, Karen!!! #2076138

Patty Razonable 11/14/2005 6:53:40 PM

Fantastic macro capture, Karen!! #2076495

Janine Russell 11/14/2005 7:55:58 PM

Karen, awesome detail and colors on this macro. #2076716

Karen Engelbreth 11/14/2005 9:05:48 PM

Thank you for the great comments, Goshka, Patty and Janine :0) #2076873

Jeff W. Robinson 11/15/2005 4:32:06 AM

Excellent capture Karen and such great color! Jeff #2077749

Karen Engelbreth 11/15/2005 5:12:38 AM

Thank you very much, Jeff :0) #2077963

Dan J. Holm 11/15/2005 10:21:05 AM

The colors, the contrasts, the dream-like quality to this are all absolutely GORGEOUS, Karen!! #2079253

Terry L. Ellis 11/15/2005 10:22:52 AM

Gorgeous macro, Karen! Love the contrasting colors and details! #2079265

Karen Engelbreth 11/15/2005 11:48:46 AM

Thank you for the great comments, Dan and Terry :0) #2079621

Darryl Wilkinson 11/15/2005 12:29:04 PM

Fantastic image Karen! Wonderfully captured!!! #2079800

Karen Engelbreth 11/15/2005 3:07:04 PM

Thank you for the great comment, Darryl :0) #2080386

Mary K. Robison 11/15/2005 4:01:36 PM

Another marvelous macro, Karen! Beautiful colors and fine detail! #2080587

Jill Odice 11/15/2005 5:45:11 PM

Lovely macro detail Karen :-) #2080857

Robyn Mackenzie 11/15/2005 5:56:05 PM

Simply awesome, Karen! Beautiful. #2080888

Karen Engelbreth 11/15/2005 10:50:44 PM

Thank you so much for the great comments, Mary, Jill and Robyn :0) #2081567

Laura Clay-Ballard 11/18/2005 2:37:16 PM

Karen, I really love this blue image. Of course, I love all your shots!!!!! :>) #2092040

Karen Engelbreth 11/18/2005 3:05:48 PM

Thank you for the kind words, Laura :0) #2092115

Donna LaMattino Pagakis 11/18/2005 6:27:28 PM

Fabulous colors and textures! #2092675

Karen Engelbreth 11/18/2005 11:40:46 PM

Thank you so much, Donna :0) #2093177

Sylvia Rossler 11/19/2005 12:13:46 PM

Splendid colors and details !!! A winner for sure :o) #2095009

Karen Engelbreth 11/19/2005 12:17:27 PM

Thank you, Sylvia - you made my day :0) #2095019

Dominique Declerck 11/20/2005 2:27:55 AM

Beautiful, Karen!! #2097054

Karen Engelbreth 11/20/2005 2:55:47 AM

Thank you, Dominique :0) #2097091

Karen Engelbreth 11/20/2005 6:57:45 AM

WOW! Simply stunning, absolutely beautiful! What a wonderful image! #2097771

Karen Engelbreth 11/20/2005 10:56:33 AM

Thank you very much, Angela :0) #2098503

Pat Gamwell 11/29/2005 9:30:29 AM

SUPERB, Karen! Love the "reaching up" effect. Colors are so vibrant, crop is excellent! Always enjoy your work! #2134444

Karen Engelbreth 11/29/2005 12:17:35 PM

Thank you for the very kind words, Pat :0) #2135032

Sandy Landon 11/30/2005 11:53:13 AM

WOW!!! The colors in this are incredible and the detail is superb!!!! You have a beautiful gallery!!! #2138486

Karen Engelbreth 11/30/2005 12:00:26 PM

Thank you, Sandy - I really appreciate your comments :0) #2138525

Pat Gamwell 12/20/2005 2:03:05 AM

CONGRATULATIONS on your finalist, my friend! WELL DESERVED! #2202136

Darryl Wilkinson 12/20/2005 2:20:34 AM

BRAVO, Karen!!! Congratulations on this finalist and good luck to you on the next round!!! #2202224

ADILSON F. FERREIRA 12/20/2005 4:16:16 AM

Congratulations on this wonderful finalist Karen!!! #2202668

Robert Mann 12/20/2005 5:59:13 AM

Awesome colors and textures, Karen! Many congrats on your finalist selection and good luck! #2203116

Sergio La Spina 12/20/2005 6:53:36 AM

Congratulation wow wowow !!! #2203352

Terry L. Ellis 12/20/2005 11:10:00 AM

Wonderful congratulations, again, Karen! Good luck! #2204977

Cathy Barrows 12/20/2005 12:07:43 PM

Congrats on your finalist...very pretty #2205329

Sylvia Rossler 12/20/2005 1:14:49 PM

Here it comes again :o) Congrats Karen :o) #2205687

Jill Odice 12/20/2005 1:19:55 PM

Congrats again :-) #2205728

Karen Engelbreth 12/20/2005 2:02:36 PM

Thank you so much, Pat, Darryl, Adilson, Robert, Sergio, Terry, Cathy, Sylvia and Jill :0) #2205936

Jenny Bosmans 12/20/2005 4:01:25 PM

Congratulations, Karen!! a well deserved finalist!! #2206603

Marie Fields 12/20/2005 8:30:39 PM

Congratulations, Karen! Beautiful!! #2207489

Stan J. Contrades 12/20/2005 11:08:24 PM

Very nice, Karen!! CONGRATULATIONS and best of luck in the next round!!
Much Aloha,
Stan #2207765

Donna W. Neal 12/21/2005 5:33:40 AM

Congratulations on a excellent finalist Karen #2208649

Deb Holmes 12/21/2005 7:07:46 AM

Congrats to you Karen, way to go! #2209109

Daniel Diaz 12/21/2005 2:32:40 PM

Big Congrats on your finalists Karen, STUNNING!!!! #2210417

Karen Engelbreth 12/21/2005 3:05:00 PM

Thank you for the kind words, Jenny, Marie, Stan, Donna, Deb and Daniel :0)) #2210559

Debra Booth 12/22/2005 5:37:57 AM

Congrats on this gorgeous finalist, Karen!! #2212407

Karen Engelbreth 12/22/2005 10:28:58 AM

Thank you, Debra! #2213612

Mette Vendelboe Allison 12/22/2005 2:07:09 PM

Congrats, Karen. #2214338

Dan J. Holm 12/22/2005 10:39:37 PM

Wow!!! CONGRATULATIONS on this gorgeous WINNER, Karen!! #2215495

Deborah C. Lewinson 12/22/2005 11:00:28 PM

Congratulations on this marvelous win, Karen!
-Debby #2215587

Joergen Joergensen 12/22/2005 11:22:21 PM

Hej Karen. Tillykke med den flotte placering.
God jul og godt nytår.
Hilsen Jørgen #2215650

Karen Engelbreth 12/22/2005 11:34:03 PM

Thank you so much, Mette, Dan, Debby and Jørgen :0) #2215674

Evy Johansen 12/22/2005 11:46:23 PM

Awesome image, Karen!! Big congratulations on your win! Most deserved!
Glædelig jul!! #2215691

Darryl Wilkinson 12/23/2005 12:05:51 AM

CONGRATULATIONS on your WIN, Karen!!! This is just AWESOME!!! BRAVO!!! #2215723

Mary K. Robison 12/23/2005 12:14:30 AM

What gorgeous color and fine detail, Karen!
CONGRATULATIONS on your well-earned win!! #2215732

Stan J. Contrades 12/23/2005 1:23:28 AM

CONGRATULATIONS on your win, Karen!! Stunning macro and details!!
Much Aloha,
Stan
#2215825

William C. Raco 12/23/2005 2:56:30 AM

So pretty, Karen
Congratulations!

Bill #2215964

Alan L. Borror 12/23/2005 3:26:47 AM

Congratulations on a beautiful winner, Karen! #2215995

Dominique Declerck 12/23/2005 3:47:11 AM

CONGRATULATIONS, KAREN!!!! #2216022

Rakesh Syal 12/23/2005 4:13:46 AM

Excellent win, Karen!!! #2216092

Laura Clay-Ballard 12/23/2005 4:36:46 AM

Awesome win, Karen! Just an incredible image! #2216179

Tom Andersen 12/23/2005 4:53:10 AM

Excellent color and detail, Karen! Congratulations on your win! #2216284

ADILSON F. FERREIRA 12/23/2005 4:54:58 AM

Congratulations on your wonderful win Karen!!! #2216293

Marie Fields 12/23/2005 6:03:40 AM

Congratulations, Karen!! #2216636

Allan L. Whitehead 12/23/2005 7:20:43 AM

Karen, congratulations on this magnificent win in last month's contest in the 'Deatils and Macro' category. It is truly, richly deserved, my very dear friend - your good friend, Allan #2216983

Deborah Sandidge 12/23/2005 8:02:53 AM

Congratulations on this exceptional winning image, Karen! #2217161

Claudia Kuhn 12/23/2005 8:29:36 AM

Just incredible detail Karen, big congrats!!! #2217324

Jill Flynn 12/23/2005 8:42:58 AM

Congratulations on your win Karen! This is truly outstanding! #2217383

Sylvia Rossler 12/23/2005 9:28:13 AM

Yihhaa ! Congrats Karen :O) #2217580

The Italian Eye 12/23/2005 10:16:07 AM

Fantastic !!!
Karen Congratulations and Merry Xmas! : ) #2217786

Terry L. Ellis 12/23/2005 10:33:24 AM

Karen, congratulations on this excellent second place win! WTG! #2217872

Goshka G. 12/23/2005 11:22:37 AM

Big congrats on this beautiful winner, Karen!! #2218020

Karen Engelbreth 12/23/2005 12:11:50 PM

Thank you so much, Evy, Darryl, Mary, Stan, Bill, Alan, Dominique, Rakesh, Laura, Tom, Adilson, Marie, Allan, Deborah, Claudia, Jill, Sylvia, Dado, Terry and Goshka :0)
Merry Christmas to all of you ! #2218193

Karen Bacon 12/23/2005 3:48:53 PM

Congratulations Karen!!!Merry christmas!!! #2218639

Linda D. Lester 12/23/2005 4:10:37 PM

Congratulations on this beauty! #2218669

Jenny Bosmans 12/23/2005 6:06:51 PM

Congratulations on this beautiful winner, Karen!! #2218855

Kathleen Clemons 12/23/2005 6:34:44 PM

Congrats to you, Karen! #2218913

Gen Nagase 12/23/2005 7:22:57 PM

Congratulations, Karen!!! #2218987

Pat Gamwell 12/23/2005 7:27:45 PM

My sincerest CONGRATULATIONS on this beautiful piece of art! Well deserved, Karen! #2219001

Cora Miller 12/23/2005 10:08:33 PM

Congratulations on your win, Karen! #2219201

Sergio La Spina 12/24/2005 1:50:25 AM

Congratulation to you Karen!!!! #2219498

Candice C. Calhoun 12/24/2005 1:55:52 AM

Congratulations on your excellent win! Merry Christmas!

ccc #2219515

Cathy Gregor 12/24/2005 4:31:36 AM

Simply gorgeous, Karen!
Congratulations on your win.

Merry Christmas to you and yours. #2219746

Deb Holmes 12/24/2005 4:38:21 AM

Way to go Karen, congratulations on your win! #2219774

Terry R. Hatfield 12/24/2005 4:49:25 AM

Very Beautiful Karen!!Congratulations On Your Win!! #2219808

Linda M. Walker 12/24/2005 9:09:00 AM

Stunning image...congratulations on your win! #2220518

Donna W. Neal 12/24/2005 9:39:32 AM

Congratulations on this awesome winner Karen! #2220610

Karen Engelbreth 12/24/2005 4:40:15 PM

Thank you so much, Karen, Linda, Jenny, Kathleen, Nobi, Pat, cora, Sergio, Candice, Cathy, Deb, Terry, Linda and Donna - you made me so happy :0) #2221079

Pat Gamwell 12/25/2005 8:56:21 AM

WAY TO GO, girlfriend! CONGRATS on the winner AND POTD! Well deserved! Have a blessed Christmas Day. #2222006

Karen Engelbreth 12/25/2005 11:57:53 PM

Thank you so much, Pat! #2222908

Monika Sapek 12/28/2005 6:32:06 PM

Nice contrasting colors and details, Karen! Many congratulations on your Win!
Monika
#2230833

Graham D. Sher 1/1/2006 8:20:24 AM

I love this one - great macro shot indeed! #2240900

Karen Engelbreth 1/1/2006 8:22:31 AM

Thank you very much, Monika and Graham! #2240912

Nir .b. 1/3/2006 1:12:27 PM

Amazing!
Great Macro And Colors!
Keep up,
nir .b.
israel. #2248788

Karen Engelbreth 1/3/2006 1:32:39 PM

Thank you so much, Nir.b! #2248841

Tammy Scott 1/7/2006 10:28:20 AM

WOWOW! This is absolutely BREATHTAKING! #2262288

Karen Engelbreth 1/7/2006 1:01:09 PM

Thank you for the great comment, Tammy :0) #2262647

Christopher J. Budny 1/12/2006 7:15:56 AM

I'm late to the party here, but this popped up on the home page, and it is just a stunning macro! Congratulations on your win! #2280363

Karen Engelbreth 1/12/2006 7:40:47 AM

Thank you very much, Christopher :0) #2280442

Stefan G 1/12/2006 7:40:39 PM

Lovely macro, Karen! Congratulations! #2282486

Karen Engelbreth 1/12/2006 9:33:36 PM

Thank you very much, Stefan! #2282722

Cathy M. Gromball 1/20/2006 8:40:27 AM

Congratulations on your Second Place win, Karen!

Cathy :) #2310278

Karen Engelbreth 1/20/2006 9:39:29 AM

Thank you so much, Cathy :0)) #2310512

Dr Silly 1/23/2006 9:12:03 AM

I'm so glad I saw this today, because this is one beautiful marco. Congratulation on the Second Place. :o)
#2326298

Karen Engelbreth 1/23/2006 9:27:59 AM

Thank you very much, Dr. Silly :0)) #2326404

Mary K. Robison 1/23/2006 3:46:11 PM

Karen, this is a stunner! And I might've missed it if it hadn't been featured on the home page...
Congratulations on your Second Place win! So deserved!!!! #2327939

Karen Engelbreth 1/23/2006 9:23:46 PM

Thank you so much, Mary :0) #2329332

Sherri Conley 2/11/2006 5:59:22 PM

Awesome detail and color, Karen! Belated congratulations! #2408584

Karen Engelbreth 2/12/2006 12:55:38 AM

Thank you very much, Sherri :0) #2409339

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BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner


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