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Keith L. Clayton 6/26/2006 8:18:54 AM

Heather,

Very beautiful shot! #472341

Melissa Gurdus 6/26/2006 8:22:39 AM

Wonderful capture with terrific details and colors, Heather!!! #2952403

Kay Beausoleil 6/26/2006 8:27:39 AM

Really eye-catching, Heather, and a great capture! #2952417

Chastity Abbott 6/26/2006 8:33:38 AM

WHOA!!!!! This is the most stunning photo of a moth I have ever seen!
The blurred background and the color, allows the yellow and brown to be totally focused on! This is a winner in my eyes and I sure hope this wins!!! #2952450

Ronald Balthazor 6/26/2006 11:02:50 AM

Excellent image, Heather. The detail, composition, colors, and background are terrific. #2952929

Theresa Marie Jones 6/26/2006 12:23:08 PM

Awesome and amazing!! #2953347

Manuel Barrera 6/26/2006 12:59:08 PM

Terrific image #2953507

Colette M. Metcalf 6/26/2006 2:14:22 PM

Beautiful image and detail, Heather! #2953880

Kay E. Mahoney 6/26/2006 8:53:02 PM

Fantastic capture. Beautiful colors. #2954947

Kenneth Mucke 6/26/2006 8:57:07 PM

brilliant work on this image...Beautiful #2954955

Graeme Chow 7/24/2006 9:11:22 PM

Heather, awesome finalist and cheers for the winner next few day. #3072601

Chastity Abbott 7/24/2006 9:12:42 PM

YAY!!!! LOOK AT YOU GO!!! CONGRATS!!! #3072613

Lorraine A. Cook 7/24/2006 9:14:29 PM

Congratulations on this gorgeous finalist, Heather!<:)) #3072635

Evy Johansen 7/24/2006 11:38:57 PM

Awesome image, Heather! Congratulations on your well deserved finalist!! #3073704

Candice C. Calhoun 7/25/2006 12:17:51 AM

Congratulations!

ccc #3073885

Daniel G. Flocke 7/25/2006 4:09:20 AM

Heather - Congratulations on your finalist!!!
Best of luck in the next round.

~Daniel #3074620

Terri L. Scribner 7/25/2006 5:11:01 AM

Very beautiful and congratulations on being a finalist! #3075220

Dr Silly 7/25/2006 6:37:32 AM

Beautiful butterfly photo. Congratulations on your finalist for this photo. :O)
#3075957

SaMi Martin 7/25/2006 8:35:45 AM

Heather this is outstanding; Congratulations! #3077071

Kaye Burazin 7/25/2006 11:16:20 AM

Gorgeous Heather. Congrats! #3078343

Mick Burkey 7/25/2006 11:19:17 AM

Great image, Heather! I feel like it's ready to fly off my screen. Congrats on the finals, good luck in the next round. #3078368

Laurence Saliba 7/25/2006 1:05:13 PM

What a BEAUTY!!! Congrats Heather!!! #3079188

Kay E. Mahoney 7/25/2006 1:18:29 PM

Congratulations on your finalist. Good luck in the next round. #3079287

Ronald F. Fischer 7/25/2006 6:39:43 PM

Congratulations on this awesome finalist! #3080863

Sherry S. Boles 7/25/2006 9:27:11 PM

Gorgeous...Congrats, Heather! #3081426

Richard D. Cox 7/26/2006 1:53:28 AM

Stunning color and clarity! Congrats. #3082070

Ugur Erkmen 7/26/2006 8:08:15 PM

Great image with beautiful colours and details.Congratulations Heather. #3087199

Graeme Chow 7/27/2006 11:42:11 PM

Heather, congrats on your 2nd place winner. Well done! #3092558

Graeme Chow 7/27/2006 11:42:48 PM

Heather, congrats on your 2nd place winner. Well done! #3092562

Daniel G. Flocke 7/28/2006 5:15:20 AM

Heather - Congratulations on your 2nd Place Winner!!!

~Daniel #3093850

Dr Silly 7/28/2006 5:31:50 AM

Congratulations on your win. :O)
#3093935

Barbara Kile 7/28/2006 6:39:54 AM

Awesome, Heather. Congratulations on your 1st Place win! #3094344

Barbara Kile 7/28/2006 6:44:42 AM

oops, typo - a great win regardless! #3094373

Jill Flynn 7/28/2006 8:02:39 AM

Congratulations on your win Heather! #3094812

Gail P. Sullivan 7/28/2006 1:25:32 PM

Heather...love the velvety texture of the moth, wonderful colors...congrats on another stunning image! #3095953

She-She Killough 7/28/2006 6:16:52 PM

Very creative effects for the background Heather!!! The whole image is really Fantastic!! COngratulations on your winner image!

sheesh #3096785

Linda M. Walker 7/28/2006 7:02:43 PM

A stunning image,Heather...congratulations on your win #3096919

Cheryl E. Molennor 7/28/2006 7:10:39 PM

Wow! What incredible detail and clarity! Great win. Congratulations! #3096940

Lorraine A. Cook 7/28/2006 11:54:07 PM

Beautiful butterfly! Congratulatons on this awesome win, Heather!<:)) #3097367

Colette M. Metcalf 7/29/2006 3:52:52 AM

Congratulations, Heather!! #3097618

Milan Banik 7/29/2006 4:47:39 AM

Heather Congratulatons on this awesome win. #3097822

Kaye Burazin 7/29/2006 9:29:36 PM

A winner for sure. Congrats Heather. #3100269

RC Fritz 7/30/2006 6:02:04 PM

Excellent, excellent,Heather. Congrats!! #3102797

Janine Russell 7/30/2006 10:29:29 PM

Heather, excellent colors, detail and textures; congratulations on your Second Place win. #3103661

Gen Nagase 7/31/2006 1:42:07 PM

Fabulous!!!
Congratulations on your great win, Heather!!! #3106764

Els De Winter 8/4/2006 11:30:51 AM

absolutely stunning! congratulations, Heather! #3124848

Jonna Bergström 8/8/2006 1:49:15 AM

Congratulations!!!! #3137281

Shelly A. Van Camp 8/14/2006 7:01:26 AM

Beautiful!! So crisp and clear!!! #3161768

Alice Lero 8/27/2006 8:04:05 PM

A Beautiful capture! Congratulations Heather! :) #3229413

Jennifer Cuscino 8/27/2006 8:33:11 PM

oh my gosh. this is amazing. dang! #3229509

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Description

60mm Micro Nikkor, Tripod, 1/50 sec at F7.1, EV-0.7. Modified the background only with motion blur brush and KPT scatter effect. The moth had only a curve adjustment applied to it.

Uploaded on 6/26/2006 7:43:56 AM

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Camera: Nikon D1X Digital SLR Camera

BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner


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