Under The Tuscan Sun

© Cathy Barrows

Under The Tuscan Sun

Roger Bernabo 3/2/2006 5:10:39 AM

oh WOW!!! Perfect lighting and soft shadows; Perfect Cathy! #401592

Nina Shields 3/2/2006 5:14:09 AM

Cathy, love the lighting and softness of this beautifully composed image; well done! #2487039

Linda D. Lester 3/2/2006 5:21:22 AM

This is my favorite frome you flower show. Beautiful! #2487067

Jeff Robinson 3/2/2006 5:27:31 AM

Outstanding Cathy! Great comp, and colors! Jeff #2487091

Agnes Fegan 3/2/2006 5:42:02 AM

Wow! I just love the lighting and rich colors! #2487169

Ken Smith 3/2/2006 6:16:24 AM

Cathy, this is really good. I also like the colors and shadings. #2487344

Karen Slagle 3/2/2006 6:20:36 AM

This is a wonderful rustic image and I love the colors, mood and textures of this. #2487376

Claudia Kuhn 3/2/2006 6:32:08 AM

This is really terrific Cathy, love the lighting and detail in the room! #2487436

Paul Michko 3/2/2006 6:33:12 AM

Terrific still life seting, Cathy. Love the light. #2487443

Murry Grigsby 3/2/2006 6:33:32 AM

Nicely done Cathy! I have a strange craving for some pasta!! :0) #2487448

Casey A. Hanson 3/2/2006 7:11:56 AM

This is so beautiful! Wonerful job, Cathy! :0) #2487666

Carla Metzler 3/2/2006 8:44:35 AM

Great shot, Cathy!! Love the colors and the shadows. Fantistic composition...I love this!! #2487982

Dennis Flanagan 3/2/2006 9:49:27 AM

I love this shot Cathy. I wouldn't be surprised to see it again. #2488151

Brinn MacDougall 3/2/2006 11:09:46 AM

This is really nice, Cathy..picture perfect! #2488389

Candice C. Calhoun 3/2/2006 11:35:26 AM

Beautiful setting, with a gorgeous treatment! Super photo!

ccc #2488476

Sandy Landon 3/2/2006 11:36:23 AM

I love this and would really like it hanging in my living room! :) I love the tones and the effects are perfect!! Wonderful work of art. #2488481

Renee Doyle 3/2/2006 12:54:37 PM

Terrific Cathy!!!! Love the colours and the soft shadows!!! #2488690

Deb Holmes-Hatfield 3/2/2006 1:41:09 PM

Wow, this is awesome Cathy, I love the warm colors and the treatment you gave this image, excellent work! #2488874

William C. Raco 3/2/2006 3:38:45 PM

This is excellent, Cathy
Wonderful composition and presentation!

Bill #2489249

Life Expressions 3/2/2006 4:23:54 PM

WOW! This is gorgeous, Cathy! I love it! Great job! #2489370

Janine Russell 3/2/2006 8:11:03 PM

Cathy, excellent composition and effects. #2489928

Karen Engelbreth 3/3/2006 7:28:26 AM

Great shot, comp, and colors, Cathy!

Karen Engelbreth 3/3/2006 7:28:27 AM

Great shot, comp, and colors, Cathy!

Cathy Barrows 3/3/2006 8:32:44 AM

thanks so much ya'll...i did this wall treatment in my bathroom so thanks for the idea of printing and hanging in there #2491776

Noel Baebler 3/3/2006 5:27:09 PM

Love those greenie shutters! #2493022

Goshka G. 3/3/2006 5:37:55 PM

This is absolutely gorgeous, Cathy!! #2493053

Pamela Shane 3/4/2006 8:52:32 AM

I just LOVE this Cathy! What a work of art! :) #2495478

Paul Sikora 3/5/2006 1:20:58 AM

Cathy, I'm sorry I missed this because it is very beautiful. Looks like the Faming Pear don't need me anymore, you're doing quite well without me. LOL

Jenny Bosmans 3/5/2006 2:48:49 AM

Simply beautiful, Cathy!! Love everything about this excellent capture and work!! #2498085

She-She Killough 3/12/2006 4:01:53 PM

Has a Cafe feel to it. I really like this Cathy! I found one like this at a restuarant once. I can really see this framed!! #2524871

Joyce Baldassarre 4/25/2006 12:36:32 PM


Opal Cross 4/25/2006 12:57:45 PM

Very Pretty. Congradulations. #2686252

Life Expressions 4/25/2006 1:02:04 PM

Congratulations on your finalist, Cathy!! :) #2686323

Sylvia Rossler 4/25/2006 1:33:50 PM

Big congrats Cathy :O) #2686772

Renee Doyle 4/25/2006 2:24:11 PM

Congratulations on this wonderful finalist Cathy!!! Best of luck in the next round!

Mick Burkey 4/25/2006 2:32:15 PM

This is wonderful, Cathy!! Colors, tone, comp all works great in this image. Congrats on the finals!! #2687468

Kaye Burazin 4/25/2006 2:54:56 PM

Hooray for you Cathy, congrats again! #2687817

Ken Smith 4/25/2006 2:56:18 PM

Cathy, congratulations big time!!! #2687835

Carla Metzler 4/25/2006 3:28:35 PM

Congratulations, Cathy!!! #2688140

Kate Jackson 4/25/2006 3:32:04 PM

Big congrats Cathy! #2688170

Cathy Barrows 4/25/2006 4:08:49 PM

thanks so much ya'll #2688501

Jill Odice 4/25/2006 4:21:00 PM

Wow, what a great image,,,,makes me want to go there even more :-) Congrats! #2688631

Dennis Flanagan 4/25/2006 5:29:51 PM

If this doesn't win, they are blind! Good luck. #2689273

Laura Clay-Ballard 4/25/2006 6:55:26 PM

i knew this beauty would make it! beautiful image. congrats #2689943

Candice C. Calhoun 4/25/2006 7:03:24 PM


ccc #2689990

Cathy Barrows 4/25/2006 7:56:09 PM

thanks ya'll #2690303

Pamela Shane 4/25/2006 9:08:26 PM

Congratulations on another gorgeous finalist Cathy! :) #2690645

Darryl Wilkinson 4/25/2006 11:47:51 PM

Congratulations on your finalist awards, Cathy! Way to go! #2691322

Margaret Sikora 4/26/2006 2:37:43 AM

congratulations Cathy on this beautiful finalist nomination ,best of luck in the next round, #2691751

Paul Sikora 4/26/2006 3:12:14 AM

Great image deserving of a Finalist, Cathy #2691860

Jenny Bosmans 4/26/2006 3:26:13 AM

Congratulations on another beautiful finalist, Cathy!! #2691916

Emile Abbott 4/26/2006 9:14:10 AM

Congratulations on a beautiful, classic finalist, Cathy. #2693412

Mary N C. Taitt 4/26/2006 9:24:46 AM

A Big congratulations on this cool finalist, Cathy! Nice work! Mary :-) #2693453

Lorraine A. Cook 4/26/2006 10:57:35 PM

Congratulations on this stunning finalist, Cathy!<:)) #2695972

Stanley J. Contrades 4/26/2006 11:00:27 PM

CONGRATULATIONS, Cathy!! Gorgeous job on this outstanding scene!!
Much Aloha,
Stan #2695980

Rakesh Syal 4/27/2006 9:02:17 AM

My heartiest congratulations, Cathy!!! Great image!!! #2697759

Barbara J. Eads 4/27/2006 6:41:26 PM

Love this scene, good job! and congratulations on being a finalist. #2699517

Linda D. Lester 4/27/2006 6:44:59 PM

My favorite...Hope it goes a long way! #2699529

Gene Spears 4/28/2006 2:05:04 PM

congratulations, Cathy! a truly beautiful image!! #2702484

Kay E. Mahoney 4/28/2006 2:12:41 PM

Congratulations on your first place winner Cathy. #2702524

Barbara Helgason 4/28/2006 2:13:01 PM

Congratulations on this great first place win Cathy!! #2702526

William C. Raco 4/28/2006 2:20:35 PM

Very beautifully done, Cathy

Bill #2702577

Kerby Pfrangle 4/28/2006 2:25:24 PM


Congratulations on your first place win. Beautiful job on this. Kerby #2702607

Linda D. Lester 4/28/2006 2:35:53 PM

YIPPIE!!!!! Your first first place!!!!!

Congratulations on this awesome shot! #2702666

Kathy Shogren 4/28/2006 2:56:54 PM

Big congrats on this beautiful first place winner Cathy! Nice work. #2702756

Noel Baebler 4/28/2006 2:58:56 PM

Beautiful work, Cathy! Huzzah to you! #2702764

William Moore 4/28/2006 2:59:01 PM

way to go....... #2702765

Sylvia Rossler 4/28/2006 3:02:34 PM

Big congrats on your beautiful 1st place win Cathy !!! #2702788

Lynne Morris 4/28/2006 3:06:51 PM

Way to go Cathy and many congratulations on a well deserved win! #2702812

Laura Clay-Ballard 4/28/2006 3:13:54 PM

BIG Congrats, Cathy! #2702852

Darryl Wilkinson 4/28/2006 3:15:47 PM

Way to go, Cathy! CONGRATULATIONS! #2702863

Sara And Dick 4/28/2006 3:18:57 PM

Congratulations Cathy!!! Very much deserved, the image is beautiful and perfect in every way! Dick & Sara #2702882

Jim Kinnunen 4/28/2006 3:22:28 PM

A very beautiful and well done image, Cathy!!! Congratulations on this win!!! #2702899

Kate Jackson 4/28/2006 3:32:06 PM

HEARTY congratulations Cathy! #2702945

Mick Burkey 4/28/2006 3:37:17 PM

Congratulations on the win, Cathy!! Wonderful image. #2702974

Keith L. Clayton 4/28/2006 3:43:10 PM

This is so beautiful, Cathy. You well deserve this win! Fantastic job! #2702998

Donna La Mattino Pagakis 4/28/2006 3:45:48 PM

Congratulations Cathy!! Nicely done! #2703004

Robert R. Goodman 4/28/2006 4:01:44 PM

Congratulations Cathy,Well done!!!!! #2703051

Cathy Barrows 4/28/2006 4:01:46 PM

thanks so much ya'll...my first time in first place so i'm stoked #2703052

Deb Holmes-Hatfield 4/28/2006 4:09:35 PM

Wow! A big congrats to you Cathy! Way to go! #2703073

Paul Conlan 4/28/2006 4:11:55 PM

A VERY beautiful photograph Cathy! Congratulations! #2703087

Jill M. Flusemann 4/28/2006 4:23:00 PM

Cathy, this is just STUNNING! A wonderfully deserved win & congratulations! #2703134

Dennis Flanagan 4/28/2006 4:32:08 PM

Read my earlier comment. I think I intimidated them. Great job Cathy, no doubt in my mind. #2703174

Susana Ms Heide 4/28/2006 4:32:19 PM

The light in this image is BEAUTIFUL!! Congrats on your WIN!! #2703176

Mary Clarke 4/28/2006 4:43:53 PM

Many congratulations on this beautiful winning image Cathy #2703227

Murry Grigsby 4/28/2006 4:47:18 PM

Congratulations on your terrific image and wind Cathy!! #2703245

Larry Lawhead 4/28/2006 4:52:23 PM

Congratulations on the great winner!



Life Expressions 4/28/2006 4:59:45 PM

Congrats on your win, Cathy! #2703293

Ken Smith 4/28/2006 5:05:06 PM

Wow Cathy, you rock. Congratulations!!! #2703311

Judy S. Fung 4/28/2006 5:24:06 PM

Congrats on your win, Cathy! #2703350

Goshka G. 4/28/2006 5:24:17 PM

Big congrats on this excellent win, Cathy!! #2703351

Renee Doyle 4/28/2006 5:35:21 PM

Loved this image from the word go! Huge congratulations on your wonderful First Place Win Cathy!!!!!

Gail Vitikacs 4/28/2006 5:41:28 PM

Incredible Cathy...so happy for you!!!! Congratulations! #2703416

Kim Hobgood 4/28/2006 5:56:53 PM

Congrats Cathy!!!! Great shot, hopefully I can place second in something a get a free deluxe gallary. ha ha ha ha #2703467

Kay Beausoleil 4/28/2006 5:59:49 PM

Beautiful composition -- congratulations for your First Prize win, Cathy!! #2703476

Cathy Barrows 4/28/2006 6:11:27 PM

thanks so much ya'll...this is quite an honor #2703516

Mary N C. Taitt 4/28/2006 6:12:58 PM

CONRATULATIONS CATHY! WOW! WHAT AN HONOR! Good work! Very nice! mary :-) #2703522

Nobu Nagase 4/28/2006 6:25:15 PM

Congratulations, Cathy!!!
Fabulous 1st place win!!! #2703568

Evy Johansen 4/28/2006 6:26:59 PM

I love this image... Big congratulations on your beautiful and well deserved win, Cathy!!! #2703576

Tiffani S. LaNeave 4/28/2006 6:45:57 PM

Congrats on an awesome win Cathy!!! YAY! #2703660

Jill Flynn 4/28/2006 7:03:53 PM

Congratulations on your FIRST PLACE WIN Cathy! #2703733

She-She Killough 4/28/2006 7:52:27 PM

Wow I am out of the loop didn't know the wins had come out...What a great win too! I have always loved this image Cathy!! Congratulations on the First Place!!!! #2703880

Mike F. Anderson 4/28/2006 8:18:54 PM

Great exposure and outstanding presentation! Congratulations on your win Cathy. #2703936

Vickie Skellenger 4/28/2006 9:03:45 PM

Just beautiful! Congrats on your win! #2704029

Pamela Shane 4/28/2006 9:22:55 PM

Congratulations on your superb First Place Cathy!! :) #2704067

Chris Macer 4/28/2006 10:32:45 PM

Congrats on this amazing 1st place win, Cathy!! :) #2704101

Stanley J. Contrades 4/28/2006 11:47:31 PM

CONGRATULATIONS on this superb presentation and your First Place Win, Cathy!! Bravo!!
Much Aloha,
Stan #2704183

Susan Jane Allen 4/29/2006 2:19:25 AM

1st place! Congratulations Cathy!!!! #2704446

Kathleen K. Parker 4/29/2006 3:32:42 AM

Cathy, this is one of my favorite photos!! It would be on my wall in a heartbeat!
kk #2704540

Diane Dupuis 4/29/2006 4:25:07 AM

Congrats on your well deserved win!! Great job! #2704634

Cathy Barrows 4/29/2006 4:34:30 AM

thanks so much ya'll...everyone is just too kind #2704656

Jessica Jenney 4/29/2006 4:40:10 AM

Congratulations on your winning image, Cathy! A beauty! #2704666

Cindy Paquette 4/29/2006 5:49:44 AM


Casey A. Hanson 4/29/2006 7:05:23 AM

A BIG CONGRATS on your beautiful first place win, girl! Way to go! :0) #2705059

KHAWLA Haddad 4/29/2006 8:25:09 AM

ongratulations on your First place win,Cathy!!! #2705341

Karen E. Michaels 4/29/2006 9:43:42 AM

Rock on Cathy! Peace, karen #2705571

Ermanno Radice 4/29/2006 9:44:35 AM

Congratulations on your First place win, well deserved, Cathy!!!!!!!!! #2705577

Mitch Spence 4/29/2006 12:35:02 PM

A gorgeous shot, beautifully handled. Congratulations. #2705934

Elisabeth A. Gay 4/29/2006 12:37:18 PM

WOW, this is so beautiful Cathy - Congratulations!
Ann #2705938

Jenny Bosmans 4/29/2006 1:10:12 PM

Big Congratulations on your First place Winner, Cathy!! #2706016

Cathy Barrows 4/29/2006 1:17:31 PM

thanks so much ya'll for all of your kind congratulations #2706050

Nadia Paul 4/29/2006 3:43:40 PM

Terrific image Cathy.... congrats on your win! #2706424

Corinne M. Thompson 4/29/2006 4:56:52 PM

Congrats on your First Place Win! #2706555

Terry L. Ellis 4/29/2006 6:14:19 PM

Cathy, congratulations on this fantastic First Place Win! #2706723

Gary Jacobson 4/29/2006 6:15:58 PM

Congratulations Cathy! This is a gorgeous composition! Well deserved! #2706726

Vicki Hunt 4/29/2006 7:07:01 PM

Cathy! Way to go! I have been away 3 days or would have said congrats earlier! This is great! #2706873

Margaret Sikora 4/30/2006 2:16:29 AM

Congratulations on this great win Cathy,it deserves to be in the winners circle, #2707537

Paul Sikora 4/30/2006 2:29:25 AM

Congratulations on your win and don't let up keep 'em coming so that I have something to aim for. #2707573

Colette M. Metcalf 4/30/2006 2:48:22 AM

CONGRATULATIONS Cathy on your First Place Win!! WTG! #2707604

Wende Trew 4/30/2006 4:51:20 AM

Congratulations Cathy!!! What a fantastic image!!! #2707892

Wally Orlowsky 4/30/2006 5:11:58 AM

Congratulations on this terrific winner, Cathy! #2707964

Tammy Scott 4/30/2006 7:53:07 AM

Congratulations on a fantastic win! #2708542

Lorraine A. Cook 4/30/2006 8:16:01 AM

Congratulations on your first place win, Cathy!!<:)) #2708602

Rakesh Syal 4/30/2006 8:47:22 AM

Congratulations on this great win, Cathy!!! #2708736

Ed Heaton 4/30/2006 10:27:37 AM

Excellent image Cathy! Congrats on this outstanding Winner :-) #2709055

Mary Timman 4/30/2006 12:13:53 PM

Hey Cathy, you finally got your 1st place! Well deserved huge congratulations!
This is gorgeous! Perfect light and tones.
Congratulations again!!!! #2709282

Luigi Di Serio 4/30/2006 8:40:19 PM

Wonderful colours, tones and comp! Congrats #2710237

Dr Silly 5/1/2006 5:51:48 AM

Congratulations, Cathy on your 1st place. :o)

DiAnna F. Paulk 5/1/2006 5:40:31 PM

Congratulations, Cathy! This is a fantastic image!! #2713891

Charlene Taylor 5/2/2006 7:26:49 AM

An extraordinary picture! Congratulations on winning 1ST. PLACE! #2715904

Stefan G 5/2/2006 9:36:57 PM

Congratulations, Cathy! Great composition and mood! #2718529

bob cornelison 5/3/2006 12:20:34 PM

Congrats Cathy! Great shot!
~:O) #2721295

Wendy Stevenson 5/4/2006 4:40:50 PM

Big Congrats on this superb FIRST PLACE WIN Cathy!! Absolutely gorgeous - looks like a painting!!! WTG!!! #2725628

Christine I. Doumbia 5/6/2006 6:56:54 PM

The lighting here is amazing. What a memorable shot! Congratulations...well done! #2732922

Sherrye Nozaki 5/8/2006 12:17:53 AM

You have created a masterpiece. Congratulations. #2736207

Emile Abbott 5/11/2006 8:47:41 AM

Congratulations on a classic WINNER, Cathy. #2751459

Debra Booth 5/19/2006 5:00:42 AM

Congratulations, Cathy! A wonderful winner! #2784497

Kay E. Mahoney 5/23/2006 6:05:09 PM

Congratulations on your first place winner. #2806248

Wayne T. Fisk 5/24/2006 3:43:42 PM

This is a masterpiece. Congratulations!

I also liked your "Swirled" and Lake House" in your gallery!!!

Thomas Lam 7/5/2006 11:04:22 AM

WOW - speechless on this picture. You have an excellent galleries. #2988985

Patrick R. McMullen 3/13/2007 9:13:57 AM

Great photo Cathy! Beautiful compostion.
pat #4050518

Marcel J. Fernandez 10/1/2007 10:29:01 AM

Wonderful warm colors and splendid composition. Very pleasant to and relaxing image. Congratulations!!! #4869635

Tocky Bialobrzeski 2/9/2008 5:51:46 AM

a picture I could only dream of making. Did you work on it a lot? #5468130

Heather Thorsen 2/17/2008 7:54:12 AM

Beautiful picture Cathy. Makes me wish to be there. #5506477

Shelly A. Van Camp 2/23/2008 7:26:15 AM

I really love this!! Super capture! Into my favorites it goes!! :) #5538629

Bill Knaps 3/31/2008 8:16:32 PM

Beautiful shot of this old place Cathy. Congrats on the win. Bill #5726145

Lisa J. Boulden 4/28/2008 7:45:22 PM

How did I miss this beautiful scene!
Congratulations on your winning image!
~Lisa #5855621

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