Good Morning Sunshine

© Linda D. Lester

Good Morning Sunshine

Lynne Morris level-fanatic 7/2/2006 4:02:37 AM

Oh wow and what a shot it is Linda, this is stunning, I love the colours and details, gorgeous capture. #476001

Colleen Braun 7/2/2006 4:04:03 AM

beautiful... #2977135

Colette M. Metcalf level-fanatic 7/2/2006 4:04:27 AM

And a wow from me too! This is gorgeous, Linda! #2977136

Julie Robinson 7/2/2006 4:17:05 AM

A really gorgeous capture Linda- well done! #2977139

Joannie Bertucci level-fanatic 7/2/2006 4:21:54 AM

Wonderful composition with the sunflower field and barn behind the main flower! The morining glow is what gives this image an extra push!
Well seen and captured! #2977145

William C. Raco level-fanatic 7/2/2006 4:29:47 AM

Wonderful composition and early morning golden glow
Very nice, Linda!

Bill #2977164

Carolyn M. Fletcher level-fanatic 7/2/2006 4:41:50 AM

Super shot, girl!! #2977207

Paul E. Earl level-fanatic 7/2/2006 4:50:23 AM

Gorgeous! Gorgeous! Gorgeous! #2977252

Joy Rector level-fanatic 7/2/2006 5:03:44 AM

great shot #2977290

Kay E. Mahoney level-fanatic 7/2/2006 5:24:00 AM

Outstanding Linda. Love all the sunflowers. Love the one big one in the front. #2977376

Aimee S. McMaster level-fanatic 7/2/2006 5:33:30 AM

just a the barn in the background Linda...Aimee #2977422

Terri L. Scribner 7/2/2006 5:42:11 AM

Awesome composition and golden colors! BEAUTIFUL!! #2977449

Rebecca Lester 7/2/2006 5:48:42 AM

Just simply gorgeous. You have a great eye. Wonderful work. #2977472

Claudia Kuhn level-fanatic 7/2/2006 5:59:56 AM

Just love the composition and lighting here Linda!!!! #2977497

Nadya Johnson 7/2/2006 6:16:28 AM

Wow! This is absolutely dazzling, Linda!! #2977536

Su Sana E. P level-fanatic 7/2/2006 6:56:02 AM

Really a standout image, Linda!! Refreshingly beautiful!! #2977631

Candy Avera level-fanatic 7/2/2006 6:56:57 AM

Ditto to all of the above. This is a beautiful capture Linda. The composition, DOF and exposure are spot on. How I'd love to have a field of sunflowers like this to visit. Great job. #2977635

David Phalen level-fanatic 7/2/2006 7:13:22 AM

Wonderful comp, color and DOF go to make an outstanding shot. Everyone should have this shot where they can see it first thing in the morning. #2977688

Roger Bernabo 7/2/2006 7:51:47 AM

GREAT image!! LOVE this Linda! This belongs in a kitchen (yours?) or breakfast area! Wonderfully cheerful for that early morning. #2977835

Shirley L. Carpenter 7/2/2006 8:14:00 AM

Beautiful composition on this wonderful image Linda!!! Love it!! #2977888

Kaye Burazin 7/2/2006 8:28:11 AM

Yes, indeedy. This is one of your WOW images. Always refreshing, always perfection. #2977925

Dan E. 7/2/2006 8:38:10 AM

This is OUTSTANDING! #2977954

Jack R. Perry 7/2/2006 9:32:19 AM

I love this shot Linda. #2978088

Tressie Davis 7/2/2006 12:28:09 PM

I like this one even better than the other - your subject flower stands out perfectly against the others. Beautiful! #2978453

Charlene Taylor 7/2/2006 1:38:29 PM

This is a wonderful picture Linda. Love the colors and these are some of my favorite flowers. #2978552

Marcie A. Fowler 7/2/2006 1:50:23 PM

Absolutely beautiful LInda. Grogeous lighting and a fantastic composition. #2978572

Life Expressions 7/2/2006 2:23:37 PM

This is gorgeous! #2978669

Terry R. Hatfield level-fanatic 7/2/2006 2:50:18 PM

Im Glad You Went Back,This One Rules Linda, I Think We Will See It Again:-) #2978801

Deb Holmes-Hatfield 7/2/2006 2:51:13 PM

Nice lighting and excellent DOF on this beautiful scene Linda, awesome work! #2978802

Vicki Hunt level-fanatic 7/2/2006 3:58:10 PM

I love it! Can't wait to go tomorrow!!! #2979029

Karen Engelbreth 7/2/2006 4:15:58 PM

Beautiful image - love the comp. Linda! #2979068

Laura Clay-Ballard 7/2/2006 6:08:34 PM

fabulous shot! awesome color. #2979378

Jen M 7/2/2006 6:39:53 PM

This is soooooo beautiful! #2979439

Bobbie Davis 7/2/2006 8:04:09 PM

Winner!!! #2979669

Dennis Flanagan level-fanatic 7/2/2006 9:31:54 PM

That guy must be on steroids. Cool shot Linda. #2979842

Janine Russell level-fanatic 7/2/2006 10:49:19 PM

Linda, excellent colors, detail, lighting and composition. #2980003

Cathy Barrows 7/3/2006 8:52:49 AM

always one in the crowd...very pretty #2981561

Ronald F. Fischer 7/3/2006 9:26:24 AM

It was definitly worth your effort, Linda, this is an awesome capture!! #2981667

Bill Wyatt 7/3/2006 11:34:29 AM

Wonderful lighting, colors and composition, Linda! #2981982

Terry L. Ellis level-fanatic 7/3/2006 11:35:39 AM

Beautiful capture, Linda! Creative composition! #2981991

Amalia Sylvia Arriaga Salinas level-fanatic 7/3/2006 12:30:21 PM

This is so beautiful Linda! I am glad that you went back!,
Amalia #2982166

Renee Doyle level-fanatic 7/3/2006 4:41:21 PM

Wow!!! I love how the sunflower in front just jumps out at you!! Fantastic perspective and wonderful presentation Linda!! #2982917

Robyn Mackenzie level-fanatic 7/3/2006 7:56:33 PM

Outstanding image, Linda! Love the composition and DOF. #2983423

She-She Killough level-fanatic 7/4/2006 6:52:12 AM

Simply Beautiful Linda!! #2984504

Rosemary Buffoni level-fanatic 7/4/2006 9:55:41 AM

What an outstanding composition..and that early morning light just makes this sing.
Ro #2985128

Kathleen K. Parker level-fanatic 7/4/2006 1:36:53 PM

This is absolutely lovely, Linda. It is so cheery and reminds me of days gone by in many ways. Love it.
kk #2985674

Stephen Zacker level-fanatic 7/4/2006 1:59:53 PM

It was worth it. This is Great. Nice eye and dof #2985736

Amy Jackson 7/5/2006 12:13:19 PM

Very beautiful, Linda!! Love the composition and color!! #2989172

Jill M. Flusemann 7/7/2006 5:37:33 AM

BEAUTIFUL! I LOVE this! Great comp! #2995993

Kara L. Hendricks level-fanatic 7/8/2006 5:21:05 AM

Wonderful use of DOF Linda.... Love sunflowers... #2999823

Michael Khoury 7/23/2006 4:31:18 AM

...above the crowd! other words...'outstanding'! #3065128

Dennis Flanagan level-fanatic 8/23/2006 2:33:46 PM

Let me know when I can say it.... #3205013

Serena Pierce level-fanatic 8/26/2006 1:02:04 PM

Wonderful sunflower the background and composition and perfect dof! Congratulations!! #3218450

Dennis Flanagan level-fanatic 8/26/2006 1:13:23 PM

Now? #3218549

Carla Metzler level-fanatic 8/26/2006 1:22:20 PM

Congratulations, Linda! #3218651

Candice C. Calhoun level-fanatic 8/26/2006 2:26:22 PM


ccc #3219330

Bill Wyatt 8/26/2006 2:59:20 PM

Big congratulations, Linda! #3219722

Kathy Radford level-fanatic 8/26/2006 3:55:37 PM

Congrats Linda, I missed this post. Great job. Kathy in NH #3220367

Ken Smith level-fanatic 8/26/2006 4:04:04 PM

I think we'll see this one again!! #3220438

Paul Sikora 8/26/2006 5:06:20 PM

Congratulations Linda #3220867

Deborah C. Lewinson level-fanatic 8/26/2006 5:34:40 PM

Marvelous image, Linda, congrats again! #3221047

Tarun Bose level-fanatic 8/26/2006 5:41:22 PM

Congrats Linda on your finalist. #3221103

Kenneth Mucke 8/26/2006 5:55:57 PM

Many congrats Linda #3221238

Laura Clay-Ballard 8/26/2006 6:10:08 PM

my favorite! congrats! #3221382

Tressie Davis 8/26/2006 6:34:04 PM

Great image and well deserved finalist - congrats! #3221614

Judyann Plante 8/26/2006 7:00:22 PM

congratulations, Linda!!!

Judyann ><> #3221896

Shawn Jennings level-fanatic 8/26/2006 7:06:40 PM

Great image Linda! Congratulations on your finalist! #3221969

She-She Killough 8/26/2006 7:56:27 PM

Congratulations on This and your multiple Finalist Linda! Great job!!! #3222512

Nancy L. Green level-fanatic 8/26/2006 8:27:32 PM

Congratulations Linda!! <>< #3222857

Melissa G. Meiselman level-fanatic 8/26/2006 8:35:42 PM

Linda, this is an outstanding finalist...congratulations!!!!! #3222933

Su Sana E. P level-fanatic 8/26/2006 8:36:09 PM

Linda, Congratulations on this beautiful Finalist!!

Lorraine A. Cook level-fanatic 8/26/2006 8:45:46 PM

Yellow Beauties! Congrats, Linda!<:)) #3223030

Julie Robinson level-fanatic 8/27/2006 1:00:07 AM

Congratulations on this fabulous finalist! #3223860

Lynne Morris level-fanatic 8/27/2006 1:42:19 AM

Congratulations on your finalists Linda, well deserved. #3223915

Paul Michko 8/27/2006 4:30:14 AM

Congratulation, Linda. #3224619

Tammy Scott 8/27/2006 6:17:27 AM

This is one of my favoite shots of yours. I am so happy to see it as a finalist. Congratulations #3225275

Terry L. Ellis level-fanatic 8/27/2006 6:38:50 AM

Congratulations again Linda! Perfect! #3225413

Terry L. Ellis level-fanatic 8/27/2006 9:59:39 AM

You deserved this, Linda! It is such a beautiful capture!!! #3226408

Amalia Sylvia Arriaga Salinas level-fanatic 8/27/2006 10:02:05 AM

Congratulations Linda!,
Amalia #3226419

Bobbie Davis level-fanatic 8/27/2006 11:02:07 AM

Congrats Linda! #3226697

Crossroad Photography level-fanatic 8/27/2006 11:28:51 AM

Congratulations on this beauty, Linda! #3226851

Emile Abbott level-fanatic 8/27/2006 12:31:50 PM

congratulation again Linda on finalist. #3227169

Mary Timman level-fanatic 8/28/2006 6:53:10 AM

Congratulations on all your beautiful finalists. I think I really like this one best, although, it's very hard, cause they are all so beautiful. #3231984

Bridgette B level-fanatic 8/28/2006 7:45:30 AM

Congratulations on this gorgeous finalist! #3232255

Debra Booth level-fanatic 8/28/2006 1:56:09 PM

Congratulations on your 2nd place win, Linda!! This is a gorgeous capture of the sunflower farm! #3234590

Tressie Davis level-fanatic 8/28/2006 2:09:22 PM

Congrats on your win Linda!!!! #3234700

Thomas R. Wilson 8/28/2006 2:09:59 PM

Congratulations Linda!!! #3234707

Laurence Saliba level-fanatic 8/28/2006 2:12:36 PM

A BIG Congrats Linda!!!!! #3234730

Ken Smith level-fanatic 8/28/2006 2:35:50 PM

Linda, super job!! #3234929

Cathy Barrows 8/28/2006 2:40:16 PM

Congrats on your win...this is a beauty #3234967

Serena Pierce level-fanatic 8/28/2006 2:55:45 PM

Congratulations on your win!! #3235074

Sharon Day level-fanatic 8/28/2006 3:01:04 PM

Congratulations, Linda!!! #3235110

Robyn Mackenzie level-fanatic 8/28/2006 3:03:32 PM

Heartiest congratulations on this awesome winner, Linda! #3235126

Linda D. Lester level-fanatic 8/28/2006 3:04:26 PM

Thank you all so much! It paid off to get up early! #3235132

Jill Flynn level-fanatic 8/28/2006 3:12:32 PM

A big congratulations on your win Linda! It's a great shot! #3235178

Jenny Bosmans 8/28/2006 3:22:44 PM

Congratulations on your beautiful winner, Linda! :) #3235242

Pamela Shane 8/28/2006 3:28:40 PM

Congratulations Linda on your winner!!
:) #3235289

Dennis Flanagan level-fanatic 8/28/2006 3:32:31 PM

Not bad for a girl. Congratulations. #3235323

Sandy Stigliano 8/28/2006 3:44:55 PM

Congratulations on your win! #3235397

Kaye Burazin 8/28/2006 3:49:25 PM

Yipeee Linda...sooo fine! #3235418

Alan L. Borror 8/28/2006 4:04:09 PM

Congratulations on this awesome winner, Linda! #3235479

Carla Metzler 8/28/2006 4:41:28 PM

CONGRATULATIONS, Linda! :D #3235606

Tarun Bose 8/28/2006 5:21:33 PM

Congrats Linda for being a winner for this great shot. Well done. #3235814

Linda D. Lester level-fanatic 8/28/2006 5:26:06 PM

Thank you so much!!!! #3235840

Laurie Daily level-fanatic 8/28/2006 5:31:42 PM

This is one flower that sure does POP! Congrats Linda, it's a beauty! #3235873

Susan T. Parady level-fanatic 8/28/2006 5:37:26 PM

Congratulations, Linda!!! #3235907

Judyann Plante 8/28/2006 6:19:09 PM

Congratulations, Linda, on this well-deserved win!!!

Judyann ><> #3236166

Tammy Scott 8/28/2006 6:20:26 PM

Way to go! Congratulations #3236173

Wende Trew 8/28/2006 6:28:45 PM

Big Congrats Linda!!! This is an AWESOME winner!!!! #3236237

Su Sana E. P level-fanatic 8/28/2006 6:29:24 PM

Linda, many Congratulations on this beautiful Winner!! #3236244

Janine Russell level-fanatic 8/28/2006 6:59:32 PM

Linda, congratulations on your Second Place Win. #3236413

David Phalen level-fanatic 8/28/2006 7:00:20 PM

A well deserved winner! Congrats Linda! #3236419

Lynn Crawford 8/28/2006 7:05:03 PM

Congrats on this Second Place Win, it is beautiful :) #3236454

Kathleen K. Parker level-fanatic 8/28/2006 7:07:35 PM

Congratulations. Linda!!!!!!!
kk #3236468

William C. Raco level-fanatic 8/28/2006 7:10:19 PM

Excellent work Linda

Bill #3236495

Deborah C. Lewinson level-fanatic 8/28/2006 7:15:56 PM

Hardy congrats, Linda, great winner!!!
-Debby #3236544

Joy E. Cobb level-fanatic 8/28/2006 7:18:05 PM

Congratulations, Linda, on your colorful winning composition! Bravo! #3236563

Candy Avera level-fanatic 8/28/2006 7:28:49 PM

I love this shot! congratulations Linda. I'm glad to see this recognized! #3236614

Ronald F. Fischer level-fanatic 8/28/2006 7:37:43 PM

Congratulations on this awesome winner, Linda! #3236655

Crossroad Photography level-fanatic 8/28/2006 8:06:44 PM

Congratulations on your win, Linda!!! #3236772

Bobbie Davis level-fanatic 8/28/2006 8:30:06 PM

Congrats Linda! #3236846

Donna LaMattino Pagakis level-fanatic 8/28/2006 11:01:04 PM

Really beautiful Linda, congratulations #3237165

Bill Wyatt 8/29/2006 2:45:41 AM

Congratulations on your beautiful winner, Linda! #3237447

Rakesh Syal level-fanatic 8/29/2006 3:06:59 AM

Superb winner, congratulations, Linda!! #3237539

Karen Bacon level-fanatic 8/29/2006 3:12:41 AM

Great image Linda!a big congratulations to you! #3237571

Debbie Hartley level-fanatic 8/29/2006 4:01:51 AM

Congratulations on your beautiful winner Linda! #3237860

ADILSON F. FERREIRA level-fanatic 8/29/2006 4:30:06 AM

Congratulations on this wonderful win Linda!!! #3238077

Wally Orlowsky level-fanatic 8/29/2006 4:31:43 AM

Congratulations on this awesome winner, Linda! #3238096

Colette M. Metcalf level-fanatic 8/29/2006 4:41:42 AM

I'm GLAD to see this again, Linda!! Congratulations to you!!! #3238204

Agnes Fegan level-fanatic 8/29/2006 5:13:13 AM

Congratulations Linda! #3238492

Lorraine A. Cook level-fanatic 8/29/2006 6:16:49 AM

Congratulations on this awesome winner, Linda#3238746

Dr Silly level-fanatic 8/29/2006 6:34:31 AM

Congratulations Linda on this beautiful win. :O)

Barbara Helgason level-fanatic 8/29/2006 6:38:03 AM

Congratulations Linda! #3238859

Jeff Robinson level-fanatic 8/29/2006 7:17:37 AM

Congrats Linda on your beautiful winning image! Jeff #3239008

Laura Clay-Ballard 8/29/2006 9:08:42 AM

Big congrats! #3239490

Susan Jane Allen level-fanatic 8/29/2006 10:15:17 AM

This is so delightfully cheerful! Congratulations! #3239744

Susan Jane Allen 8/29/2006 10:16:15 AM

Congratulations, Linda! One of my favorites!!!!! #3239749

Nadya Johnson 8/29/2006 10:44:07 AM

Congratulations, Linda!! Love this image and so glad to see it got a Golden Oval!! WONDERFUL and so very well deserved!! #3239905

Terry L. Ellis level-fanatic 8/29/2006 11:00:43 AM

Truly well deserved! Congratulations, Linda, on this gorgeous second place win!!!!! #3239974

Kate Jackson level-fanatic 8/29/2006 12:39:19 PM

Seems someone gave this happy fella an extra spoon of cod liver oil! Many congratulations Linda! #3240452

Manuel Barrera level-fanatic 8/29/2006 12:40:21 PM

congratulations Linda. #3240458

Deborah Sandidge 8/29/2006 12:59:14 PM

Cheerful and creatively composed - a winning image! Congratulations Linda! #3240540

Mary Timman 8/29/2006 5:27:29 PM

And it became a winner! Congratulations! #3241450

Claudia Kuhn level-fanatic 8/29/2006 6:31:54 PM

Love this shot Linda, big congrats, your lighting, comp and colors are terrific!! #3241770

Noel Baebler 8/29/2006 6:34:12 PM

Getting up early pays off! Beautiful, Linda! HUZZAH!!! #3241782

Jane M 8/29/2006 9:10:51 PM

What a happy image. Congratulations Linda! #3242172

Donna Roberts 8/29/2006 11:25:50 PM

Hmmm - I seem to have missed this when it was originally submitted, THEN I missed it when it was a finalist.....I am SOOOO glad I have finally disovered it as well deserved winner Linda.
Well done!
:-) ddu

Evy Johansen level-fanatic 8/30/2006 6:39:12 AM

Big congratulations on your beautiful win, Linda! #3243971

Leonard Pierce 8/30/2006 10:38:46 AM

WOW!!! This is beautiful Linda, the lighting is fantastic!

CONGRATULATIONS on your Second Place win!!!! #3245110

Stanley J. Contrades 8/31/2006 12:04:45 AM

Very nicely done, Linda, and CONGRATULATIONS on your 2nd Place win with this gorgeous composition!!
Much Aloha,
Stan #3247542

Nancy L. Green level-fanatic 8/31/2006 3:12:32 PM

Congratulations Linda on this well deserved win!!! <>< #3251341

RC Fritz 8/31/2006 5:03:41 PM

Beautiful place... wonderful image, Linda. Congratulations on your S P W ! #3251684

Vicki Hunt level-fanatic 9/1/2006 2:49:55 PM

Awesome shot! Congrats !!!! #3255576

Margaret Sikora 9/2/2006 3:01:28 AM

Im sorry Im late but a hearty congrats on your finalist win Linda,Sunflowers are Kates special flower and this is so lovely. #3256950

Sherrye Nozaki 9/4/2006 2:29:50 AM

Delightful! #3263611

Linda D. Lester level-fanatic 9/4/2006 4:33:18 AM

Thank you so much! #3263926

Darryl Wilkinson 9/7/2006 12:43:34 PM

Beautiful work, Linda! Congratulations! #3280071

Renee Doyle level-fanatic 9/20/2006 2:06:11 AM

Belated congratulations on this fantastic second place win Linda! This is such a great image!

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