dyeing to be blue

© Karen Bacon

dyeing to be blue

Bridgette B 3/10/2006 3:20:49 AM

Hi Neighbor!!

Gorgeous macro!! I love the blue!! #406183

Bonnie C. Lackey 3/10/2006 3:24:18 AM

Must be matching color day at BP! Both of these are just gorgeous! #2516975

William C. Raco 3/10/2006 3:35:54 AM

Beautiful color, detail and composition Very pretty, Karen

Bill #2517022

Paul Michko 3/10/2006 3:46:35 AM

AMAZING!!! #2517074

Jeff Robinson 3/10/2006 4:01:51 AM

This is exceptional Karen! Jeff #2517135

Carla Metzler 3/10/2006 4:03:55 AM

Wow, this is beautiful, Karen!!! #2517145

Aimee S. McMaster 3/10/2006 4:18:00 AM

I absolutely love it... :0) #2517228

Graeme yew Chow 3/10/2006 5:56:15 AM

Incredible image, Karen. #2517604

Joy Rector 3/10/2006 6:25:53 AM

gorgeous #2517728

Sherri Conley 3/10/2006 6:26:50 AM

WOW, Karen! Superb shot! #2517732

Jenny Bosmans 3/10/2006 6:45:54 AM

FANTASTIC and very BEAUTIFUL, Karen!! One of my favorites for sure!! #2517849

Nobu Nagase 3/10/2006 7:21:31 AM

Fabulous macro!!!
I love blue flowers. #2517988

Karen Engelbreth 3/10/2006 9:34:01 AM

Fantastic macro, Karen - WOW! #2518381

Kathleen Clemons 3/10/2006 12:19:53 PM

So lovely, Karen! #2518746

Gene Spears 3/10/2006 12:55:34 PM

beautiful exposure, color and composition - nice work, Karen! #2518834

Claudia Kuhn 3/10/2006 3:47:09 PM

Beautiful macro, detail and comp Karen! #2519271

Janine Russell 3/10/2006 7:02:26 PM

Karen, excellent colors, detail and composition. #2519697

Nadya Johnson 3/11/2006 12:02:42 AM

This is dazzling!! The Essence of Blue. You can almost taste it. Very lovely, and the composition is so dynamic. A great shot! #2520141

Jill Flynn 3/11/2006 9:57:00 AM

This is so beautiful Karen and I love your crop ... OUTSTANDING! #2521381

Susie Peek-Swint 3/12/2006 7:42:14 AM

Stunning colour and detail Karen! #2523730

Noel Baebler 3/12/2006 8:09:15 AM

Great color and shapes, Karen! #2523806

Karen Bacon 3/13/2006 5:00:22 AM

Thank you all for commenting! #2526680

Goshka G. 3/13/2006 10:21:20 AM

Awesome color!! #2527771

Cindy Paquette 3/16/2006 4:16:26 PM

Ohhhhh soooooooooo incredibly beautiful! Wowzer color! #2540331

Carla Metzler 4/25/2006 3:02:53 PM

Congratulations, Karen!! #2687917

Stan Lubach 4/25/2006 3:05:45 PM

Congrats, Karen! #2687948

Terry L. Ellis 4/25/2006 4:41:01 PM

Congratulations, Karen, on this superb finalist! #2688868

Claudia Kuhn 4/25/2006 4:45:09 PM

Congrats Karen, great macro! #2688908

Jill Flynn 4/25/2006 4:49:44 PM

A big congratulations on your finalist Karen and good luck in the next round! #2688950

Kathleen K. Parker 4/25/2006 4:51:45 PM

This is really stunning. Congratulations, Karen!
kk #2688972

Carol McCants 4/25/2006 5:47:28 PM

Totally awesome.
Carol #2689407

Graeme yew Chow 4/25/2006 5:52:21 PM

This is a stunning finalist and congratulations to you. Thanks for your regards too. #2689452

Jim Kinnunen 4/25/2006 7:53:26 PM

Congratulations on this excellent finalist, Karen!:) #2690291

Nobu Nagase 4/25/2006 8:13:45 PM

Congratulations, Karen, on this beautiful finalst!!! #2690401

Jenny Bosmans 4/26/2006 2:24:26 AM

Congratulations on this super finalist, Karen!! #2691711

Rakesh Syal 4/26/2006 9:36:48 AM

Great finalist, WOW!!!! #2693508

Judy S. Fung 4/26/2006 6:26:07 PM

Congrats, Karen! #2695265

Lorraine A. Cook 4/26/2006 9:51:49 PM

Congratulations on this stunning finalist, Karen!<:)) #2695795

Debbie Hartley 4/27/2006 6:21:48 AM

Congratulations on this beautiful finalist Karen! #2697089

Karen Bacon 4/27/2006 12:13:07 PM

Thank you all for your support,I appreciate it! #2698313

Marie Fields 4/28/2006 2:19:32 PM

Congratulations on your WIN, Karen! STUNNING image!!! #2702570

Jim Kinnunen 4/28/2006 2:59:31 PM

Wonderful winning image...congratulations Karen!:) #2702766

Stan Lubach 4/28/2006 3:00:02 PM

Congrats on the win, Karen! #2702768

Noel Baebler 4/28/2006 3:10:06 PM

Huzzah! Huzzah! Huzzah! #2702829

William C. Raco 4/28/2006 3:10:53 PM

Congratulations, Karen!

Bill #2702835

Deb Holmes-Hatfield 4/28/2006 4:17:20 PM

Way to go Karen, big congrats to you! #2703112

Anna Diederich 4/28/2006 5:11:37 PM

Congratulations on your second place win Karen. This image is fabulous!

Anna #2703332

Nobu Nagase 4/28/2006 6:27:39 PM

Oh yeah, fabulous win!!!
Congratulations, Karen!!! #2703578

Linda D. Lester 4/28/2006 6:42:19 PM

Congratulations on this beauty!!! #2703639

Joannie Bertucci 4/28/2006 7:10:17 PM

Congratulations on one of the most gorgeous flower images ever created! #2703762

Claudia Kuhn 4/28/2006 7:10:49 PM

Congratulations Karen! Wonderful winner! #2703764

Jill Flynn 4/28/2006 7:39:29 PM

YEAH Karen! A BIG congratulations on your WIN! Way to go! #2703819

Debbie Hartley 4/28/2006 10:27:00 PM

Congratulations on your win Karen!! #2704086

Stanley J. Contrades 4/29/2006 12:53:42 AM

CONGRATULATIONS, Karen!! Beautiful win!!
Much Aloha,
Stan #2704359

Karen Bacon 4/29/2006 4:47:56 AM

Wow!!Good morning everyone,and thank yoi all so much! #2704678

Graeme yew Chow 4/29/2006 8:12:22 AM

Congratulation on this big winner Karen!. #2705299

Sharon Day 4/29/2006 8:12:43 AM

CONGRATULATIONS, Karen!!! This image is simply gorgeous and a well deserved win! #2705300

KHAWLA Haddad 4/29/2006 8:35:07 AM

Congratulations on your Wonderful win!!! #2705386

Jenny Bosmans 4/29/2006 1:21:31 PM

Big Congratulations this fantastic Winner, Karen!! #2706069

Margot Petrowski 4/29/2006 2:16:45 PM

Congrats on this beauty!!!! #2706182

Terry L. Ellis 4/29/2006 6:30:55 PM

Karen, huge congratulations on this gorgeous Second Place Win! So deserving! #2706764

Susan T. Evans 4/29/2006 7:11:30 PM

Congrats Karen on this awesome winner. #2706889

Colette M. Metcalf 4/30/2006 3:53:03 AM

Congratulations on your WIN, Karen!!! #2707703

Rakesh Syal 4/30/2006 9:38:06 AM

Great win, Congratulations, Karen!!! #2708873

Ray Thoms 4/30/2006 2:26:54 PM

Comgratulations Karen...very deserving win!!!!! #2709525

Christopher Budny 5/1/2006 7:51:43 AM

Weird... when I went to reply to your flower, a lighthouse image by Glenn Urquhart show up at the same time!
Anyway---just wanted to say congratulations on this stunner! Really beautiful! What lens are you using, if I may ask? (I'll be upgrading to a Canon SLR later this year, and love macros!) #2711947

Jennifer Rennison 5/1/2006 10:46:07 AM

Gorgeous, Karen!! Congratulations on your win!! #2712507

Karen Bacon 5/1/2006 12:13:22 PM

Thank you all very,very much!Chris I shot this with my 28-80mm lens with a diopter or macro filter attatched to the end of it!Have a great week everyone! #2712807

Judy S. Fung 5/1/2006 1:49:07 PM

Congrats on your win, Karen!! #2713190

Stephen Zacker 5/2/2006 8:40:11 AM

Lovely. Congratulations #2716294

Wendy Stevenson 5/4/2006 5:49:37 PM

Congratulations Karen on this beautiful win!! #2725762

April C. Enders 5/7/2006 11:10:03 AM

Both are just gorgeous! Makes me realize how much I have to learn yet and how far I am from becoming a true photographer! You shots are an inspiration! #2734893

Cheryl E. Molennor 5/7/2006 12:27:51 PM

Gorgeous Macro Karen! #2735095

Mary Edwards 5/9/2006 4:14:40 PM

Absolutely tremendous! #2744253

Doug K. Herrman 5/9/2006 8:10:44 PM

Just saw this as Photo of the Day. Killer. Having the guts to do something unusual like cropping the flower right down the middle is what put this shot over the top. Congrats, Karen #2744667

Donna W. Neal 5/11/2006 1:31:49 PM

Better Late Than Never, I am so far behind.....Congratulations on this excellent winner Karen #2752449

Cesar J. La Rosa 5/17/2006 10:31:59 AM

Like Donna, I feel so sorry I hadn't seen this beauty before, but I guess it's never too late to say that I am so happy to see this WONDERFUL photograph has a WINNER medal now. Awesome work, Karen!!! #2776631

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Uploaded on 3/10/2006 3:19:23 AM

BetterPhoto.com All Time Best Photo Contest Finalist
BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner

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