Sweet Lily

Jill M. Flusemann 5/5/2006 4:46:34 AM

Look at those eyes! Isn't PS fun? Great image! #439902

Carolyn M. Fletcher 5/5/2006 4:48:07 AM

Just so cute! Love it! #2727384

Darren K. Fisher 5/5/2006 4:53:15 AM

Seen this at ShowDown, and have to say again. It is the best cat portrait I have ever seen. A Winner all the way. #2727423

Milan Banik 5/5/2006 4:53:24 AM

Virginia excellent presentation! #2727425

Tonya R. Boles 5/5/2006 4:57:03 AM

Very cool effects, love the eyes.. #2727437

Evy Johansen 5/5/2006 5:54:24 AM

So beautiful! Love it Virginia! Wonderful work!! #2727634

Marianne Andersson 5/5/2006 6:25:51 AM

Just stunning and very creative Virginia! #2727729

Dorothy E. Reed 5/5/2006 6:37:54 AM

Turned out great Virginia. Very creative, but come on now.....we all know cats are only sweet when it serves their purpose. #2727760

Tamera S. Phillips 5/5/2006 7:45:35 AM

Love this Virginia! Very well done. #2727955

Kerby Pfrangle 5/5/2006 7:50:48 AM

I got to learn how to use that smudge tool. I love this. The eyes are haunting and the effects are outstanding. #2727985

Dale Ann Cubbage 5/5/2006 9:18:20 AM

This is really cool. Your effects really take this over the top!

da #2728344

Marcie A. Fowler 5/5/2006 12:48:04 PM

WOW your work with the smudge too really brings out this cats eyes!!! Beautifully done Sylvia!! #2729135

Janine Russell 5/5/2006 7:31:30 PM

Virginia, excellent colors, lighting, eyes and effects. #2730192

Melissa A. Mannon 5/6/2006 3:10:22 AM

love what you've achieved with the smudge tool! I agree that the effects "take this over the top." But your lighting is also perfect and you have a beautiful subject whose eyes and personality have been perfectly captured! #2730909

Helen Green 5/8/2006 8:43:49 AM

Great photo, love the effects. #2738026

Tressie Davis 6/21/2006 4:27:18 AM

Congrats on all of your finalists Virginia. This is beautiful! #2924796

Helen Green 6/21/2006 5:57:54 AM

Congratulations on making the final. It certainly deserves it, the photo has loads of appeal. #2925596

Daniel G. Flocke 6/21/2006 6:04:35 AM

Great Shot, Congratulations on being a finalist and good luck in the next round #2925689

Laurence Saliba 6/21/2006 9:11:14 AM

Congratulations on this awesome finalist, good luck in the next round Virginia!!! #2927251

Terry L. Ellis 6/21/2006 1:41:18 PM

Congratulations, Virginia, on all of your terrific finalists! Well done! #2929091

Claudine Grove 6/21/2006 2:21:37 PM

Beautiful kitty! Congrats! #2929383

Laura Clay-Ballard 6/21/2006 6:42:17 PM

this is a favorite of mine! congrats! #2930721

Donna La Mattino Pagakis 6/23/2006 12:19:59 AM

Beautiful green eyes, creative image, congratulations on your win! #2937739

Tressie Davis 6/23/2006 3:58:05 AM

Congrats on your win Virgina - this is an awesome photo! #2938530

Christopher Budny 6/23/2006 4:01:19 AM

Really beautiful results, Virginia! Congratulations on you win! #2938562

Jill M. Flusemann 6/23/2006 5:00:55 AM

Congratulations on your first place win! #2938991

Kay E. Mahoney 6/23/2006 5:24:17 AM

Congratulations on your winning photos. #2939152

William Moore 6/23/2006 5:58:12 AM

Congrats on your Winner she's a beauty #2939344

Laurence Saliba 6/23/2006 7:07:47 AM

I knew this was a winner!!! Congrats!!! #2939783

gloria s. kasse vega 6/23/2006 7:43:59 AM

Great effects, CONGRATULATIONS!! #2939989

Claudia Kuhn 6/23/2006 8:32:35 AM

Congratulations Virginia! #2940201

Melissa G. Meiselman 6/23/2006 9:48:51 AM

Congratulations, Virginia on this wonderful win!!! #2940443

Jessica Jenney 6/23/2006 9:50:54 AM

Congratulations to you and Lily! YOu both should be very proud! #2940454

Virginia Leone 6/23/2006 9:55:07 AM

Thanks everyone, I really appreciate this honor and all the nice comments about Lily and my photo! I would like to wish all the other finalists and winners my congratulations...happy shooting!~Virginia #2940480

Jeff Robinson 6/23/2006 10:31:29 AM

Outstanding image Virginia, congrats on your well deserved 1st Place win! Jeff #2940574

AMALIA Veralli 6/23/2006 10:52:12 AM

Congrats. Well deserved! #2940629

Nobu Nagase 6/23/2006 12:13:05 PM

Wow, Superb image!!!
Congratulations on your first place win, Virginia!!! And all other finalists!!! #2940912

Kay Beausoleil 6/23/2006 3:21:08 PM

Congratulations on your superb first place win, Virginia! #2941841

Wendy Stevenson 6/23/2006 3:41:53 PM

Congratulations on your FIRST PLACE WIN Virginia!! #2941976

Janine Russell 6/23/2006 6:30:55 PM

Virginia, congratulations on your First Place win. #2942558

Caran M. Brosnan 6/23/2006 6:59:22 PM

Congrats on the first place! Well deserved, this is quite an amazing image, great job editing! #2942643

Allan L. Dy 6/23/2006 10:36:34 PM

Congratulations Virginia. I also enjoyed viewing your gallery! Great shots. #2943220

Evy Johansen 6/23/2006 11:13:43 PM

Big congratulations on your win, Virginia! #2943355

Ronald F. Fischer 6/24/2006 5:01:23 AM

Congratulations on this awesome winner!! #2944087

Revonda L. Gentry 6/24/2006 9:31:17 AM

Congratulations, excellent!! #2945081

Mary Clarke 6/24/2006 5:14:32 PM

Congratulations on this First Place winner, wonderful work. #2946268

Joline Frazier 6/27/2006 2:55:19 AM

This is first class!!!! Congratulations on this win, Virginia. #2955519

Nicole Kessel 6/27/2006 9:21:24 AM

Awesome image! Congratulations! You have a terrific gallery as well! #2957154

John Pover 6/30/2006 1:25:25 AM

There are so many 'cat's eyes' shots out there that I tend to find myself skipping over them... not so with this one (and I'm not even a cat person!) Congrats on the win. #2968576

Robyn Gwilt 7/1/2006 5:13:30 AM

WOW, I'm also not a cat person, but this is 'puuurrrrfect' LOL - Loved your gallery :) #2973791

Skyy McKendry 7/15/2006 2:52:27 PM

Amazing! Thank you for this beautiful photo! #3033651

Stephanie Laird 7/19/2006 11:13:05 AM

This is beautiful! #3050161

Donna W. Neal 7/26/2006 6:46:14 AM

Congratulations Virginia #3083511

Bill Wyatt 7/27/2006 12:44:31 PM

Wow this is awesome, love the eyes and colors. Terrific effects also. Congratulations, Virginia! #3090911

Bill Wyatt 7/28/2006 6:24:45 AM

Congratulations again this time on your Winner, Virginia! #3094252

JO ANN CLEVELAND 3/4/2007 3:34:49 PM

Awesome! Love it!

jo ann c. #4021459

Chastity Abbott 3/6/2007 2:11:18 PM

This is COOL!!!!!! #4028119

Jan M. Sarazen 5/27/2007 9:21:29 AM

SO BEAUTIFUL!!!!! LOVE IT #4336074

Vikram Jamwal 7/26/2007 7:17:19 AM

Wonderful! #4561584

Samantha Whitman 1/24/2008 1:11:31 PM

I love cats and dogs. I love the lighting in this pic. The cat is such a beauty! #5387972

Lisa J. Boulden 4/11/2008 5:53:13 AM

Gorgeous, light, color, and effects!
Beautiful, Virginia!
~Lisa #5774197

Carol Teal 4/21/2008 7:03:05 PM

I just saw this on the home page and had to comment. Lily is so beautiful and has the most gorgeous markings! I love calicos. Love the close-up full frame of her face, those eyes, and your effects. I can see why this was chosen as a winner!! #5820965

Carol Teal 3/17/2010 2:03:01 PM

WOW Ginny I had no idea you won a First place Gold award for this image. What a great Cat image. Great job and a belated congrats.

Brian #8461895

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