The Promise

© Dan J. Holm

The Promise

William C. Raco Student 1/1/2006 3:14:30 PM

Fantastic color, detail and texture.
Beautifully presented, Dan
Happy New Year

Bill #367573

kerby lee pfrangle 1/1/2006 3:43:37 PM


Rich deep wonderful color in your rose. Love the dark background bring the forward and to a standout.

Very nicely done.

Kerby #2242129

Deb Holmes 1/1/2006 3:58:43 PM

Beautiful Dan, the deep red is just exquisite and the dark background just makes it stand out so well!
Happy New Year! #2242176

Carolyn M. Fletcher 1/1/2006 4:20:34 PM

Just lovely, Dan!! Happy New Year! #2242248

Susan T. Evans 1/1/2006 4:51:19 PM

Fantastic Dan, Happy New Year! #2242378

Linda L. Ruiz 1/1/2006 7:20:04 PM

love the details. great job #2242643

Cathy Stancil 1/1/2006 8:50:13 PM

Perfection !! #2242853

Janine Russell 1/1/2006 8:57:06 PM

Dan, awesome detail, colors, textures and clarity. #2242866

Susan Weisensel 1/1/2006 9:20:13 PM

All I can say is STUNNING, just beautiful. #2242929

Paul Sikora 1/2/2006 2:13:17 AM

Dan, looks like your full of confidence going into the new year. This is an excellent image, great composition, with fantastic detail. I agree it is STUNNING #2243228

Karen Engelbreth 1/2/2006 7:32:10 AM

Stunning color, detail and texture -
Happy New Yeat, Dan!

Kaye Burazin 1/2/2006 2:38:38 PM

What beauty and detail Dan. Exquisive!!! Best of the new year to you! #2245655

Marsha S. Smith 1/2/2006 3:38:02 PM

The texture and detail are so perfect on this rose I truly believe I can smell it! MMMMMMMM! #2245849

Darryl Wilkinson 1/2/2006 3:41:56 PM

Fabulous image, Dan! This is just perfect!!! #2245865

Jim Kinnunen 1/3/2006 8:52:25 PM

Great colors, details and BG, Dan!!! #2249847

Terry L. Ellis 1/4/2006 2:56:26 PM

Perfectly beautiful, Dan! Wonderful words and title! #2252552

Kevin Nugent 1/5/2006 9:19:53 PM

A striking shot!!! Perfect!!! #2257292

Leanne M.E. Boyd 1/9/2006 7:00:14 AM

I like the contrasts, composition and light. Beautiful shot, Dan! #2268432

Evy Johansen 1/10/2006 10:53:56 PM

Love everything about this beautiful image, Dan! A winner in my eyes!! #2275047

Darryl Wilkinson 2/21/2006 12:05:01 AM

I knew it... Way to go, Dan! Congratulations on this fascinating image making finalist! Bravo!!! #2443693

Steven Gunnerson 2/21/2006 9:15:52 AM

Congratulations Dan!!! #2446696

Stan J. Contrades 2/21/2006 9:47:53 AM

CONGRATULATIONS on this gorgeous Finalist, Dan, and much good luck to you in the next round!!
Much Aloha,
Stan #2446911

Carla Metzler 2/21/2006 9:56:17 AM

My original comment is not here, I guess it did not go through, so...
This is so very beautiful, with wonderful deep color and great detail. Congratulations, Dan! #2446973

Roger Bernabo 2/21/2006 4:06:46 PM

your roses are always special and this is no exception; Congratulations Dan! #2448920

Noel Baebler 2/21/2006 4:12:33 PM

Huzzah, Dan! #2448960

Karen Rahlf 2/21/2006 6:12:35 PM

Beautiful rose! Congratulations! #2449677

Daniel G. Flocke 2/21/2006 8:51:00 PM


Congratulations on being a Finalist!!! good luck in the next round!

~Daniel #2450704

Jill Flynn 2/21/2006 9:00:32 PM

Congratulations on your finalist AGAIN Dan! #2450767

The Judges at 2/22/2006 3:04:23 AM

Simple and elegant. #2451659

The Judges at 2/22/2006 3:08:08 AM

I like the diagonal lines of this composition - elegant and strong. #2451671

Corinne M. Thompson 2/23/2006 4:06:25 PM

Congrats on your Finalist :) #2459370

Cindy Paquette 2/24/2006 3:48:06 PM

So incredibly elegant Dan...congratulations! #2463182

Goshka G. 2/25/2006 12:45:00 PM

BIG congrats on this very beautiful floral winner, Dan!! #2466424

kerby lee pfrangle 2/25/2006 12:48:28 PM

Dan congradulations on your beautiful floral winner. Awesome job. Kerby #2466458

Claudia Kuhn 2/25/2006 12:53:08 PM

Congratulations on your 2nd place winner Dan!! #2466497

Donald K. Cherry 2/25/2006 12:54:33 PM

Congrats on your 2nd place win, Dan! #2466509

Sharon Day 2/25/2006 1:14:36 PM

Big congratulations on your 2nd place win, Dan!!! WTG!!! #2466690

Renee Doyle 2/25/2006 1:22:31 PM

Congratulations on your 2nd place win Dan!!!!

Mary K. Robison 2/25/2006 1:38:52 PM

Congratulations, Dan!!! #2466928

Deborah Sandidge 2/25/2006 1:40:52 PM

Very dramatic presentation of this rose, Dan - congratulations! #2466947

Susana Heide 2/25/2006 1:44:05 PM

Congratulations Dan! Simple yet very beautiful! #2466972

Susan T. Evans 2/25/2006 2:22:48 PM

Congrats Dan on this awesome second place win. #2467164

Michael Robichaud 2/25/2006 2:41:46 PM

Perfect composition and presention, great colors and detail. Congrats on your 2nd place winner. #2467259

Jill Flynn 2/25/2006 2:46:56 PM

Congratulations on your win Dan. This is so beautiful! #2467285

Sylvia Rossler 2/25/2006 2:53:40 PM

Love those wonderful colors and details ! Big congrats on your beautiful winner Dan :O) #2467311

Stan J. Contrades 2/25/2006 3:36:02 PM

CONGRATULATIONS, Dan, on your Second Place Winner ... absolutely beautifully done!!
Much Aloha,
Stan #2467483

Michelle R. Kovach 2/25/2006 3:57:56 PM

Congratulations Dan! #2467552

Noel Baebler 2/25/2006 4:14:02 PM

Congratulations, Dan! #2467618

Deborah C. Lewinson 2/25/2006 4:31:23 PM

Hearty congratulations on this beautiful winner, Dan!!!!
-Debby #2467690

Jenny Bosmans 2/25/2006 4:35:16 PM

Congratulations on this very beautiful winner, Dan!! #2467717

Steven Gunnerson 2/25/2006 4:37:44 PM

Congratulations Dan!!! #2467731

Laura Clay-Ballard 2/25/2006 4:46:50 PM

Big congrats on this awesome winning image! #2467789

Su Sana E. P 2/25/2006 5:10:02 PM

Many Congratulations on your well deserved Win, Dan!! #2467908

Terry L. Ellis 2/25/2006 5:19:15 PM

Congratulations, Dan! Fantastic! #2467940

Tammy Scott 2/25/2006 5:31:17 PM

Lovely image and great win!!! Congratulations! #2467999

William C. Raco 2/25/2006 6:28:13 PM

Congratulations, Dan
Very well done

Bill #2468154

Paul Michko 2/25/2006 6:40:06 PM

Big congratulations on your fantastic win, Dan. #2468221

Casey A. Hanson 2/25/2006 7:01:39 PM

Another awesome win, Dan...congratulations! :0) #2468303

Pat Gamwell 2/25/2006 7:10:08 PM

CONGRATS on a well deserved beauty, Dan! #2468350

Darryl Wilkinson 2/25/2006 7:50:37 PM

Way to go, Dan! CONGRATULATIONS on this most BEAUTIFUL image! BRAVO!!!!!!! #2468519

Evy Johansen 2/25/2006 8:05:05 PM

Big congratulations on your beautiful and well deserved win, Dan! #2468574

Corinne M. Thompson 2/25/2006 8:12:48 PM

Well deserved win...Congrats :) #2468615

Donna LaMattino Pagakis 2/25/2006 8:16:55 PM

Outstanding winning image, congratulations!!! I am very happy for you Dan! #2468639

Chris Macer 2/25/2006 8:23:13 PM

Amazing work, Dan!! Congrats on the win! Well deserved in every respect :) #2468670

Jim Kinnunen 2/25/2006 9:30:13 PM

Well deserved win, Dan...congratulations!!! #2468890

Sergio La Spina 2/26/2006 12:48:39 AM

Wowww congratulation Dan!! #2469173

Karen Engelbreth 2/26/2006 3:11:21 AM

Big congrats on your win, Dan! #2469391

Life Expressions 2/26/2006 6:43:06 AM

Congratulations on your winning image, Dan!! #2470158

Susie Peek-Swint 2/26/2006 6:48:38 AM

A perfect New Year shot Dan ~ many congrats on your win! #2470186

Donna W. Neal 2/26/2006 6:50:12 AM

Congratulations on this outstanding winner Dan! #2470197

Kristian L. Stricklin 2/26/2006 6:59:44 AM

Wonderful, winning image!! #2470260

Bobbie Davis 2/26/2006 7:01:48 AM

Congrats Dan!! Beautiful image! #2470274

Leanne M.E. Boyd 2/26/2006 9:16:39 AM

Congratulations Dan - this is just so gorgeous! #2470751

Murry Grigsby 2/26/2006 11:24:44 AM

Congrats on your super image and win Dan!! #2471124

Wendy Stevenson 2/26/2006 3:16:24 PM

Congratulations on your win Dan with this stunning image!! Just beautiful! #2471647

Carla Metzler 2/26/2006 4:38:35 PM

Congratulations on this beautiful win, Dan!! #2471823

Cathy Stancil 2/26/2006 9:39:46 PM

Congratulations Dan !! This is fabulous ! #2472507

Margaret Sikora 2/27/2006 1:22:54 AM

Congratulations Dan on your 2nd place for a 1st class photo. #2472992

Allan L. Whitehead 2/27/2006 3:27:44 AM

Dan, congratulations on this magnificent win in last month's contest in the 'Flowers' category. It is truly, richly deserved, my very dear friend - your good friend, Allan #2473272

Wally Orlowsky 2/27/2006 5:09:00 AM

Congratulations on this colorful winner, Dan! #2473719

Cathy Gregor 2/28/2006 4:41:20 AM

Congrats on this beautiful winner, Dan! #2478134

Kathleen Clemons 2/28/2006 1:09:24 PM

Congrats to you, Dan! #2480175

Hurk (Steve) Hurkett 1/18/2007 1:59:53 PM

Beautiful composition, Dan .... Love that nice deep red! Congrats on your win ...

Steve Hurkett #3835658

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The potential, the hope and the promise. A brand day, a brand new year.

Uploaded on 1/1/2006 2:58:20 PM

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Camera: Nikon D70 Digital SLR Camera Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner

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