mary e. sydlewski 8/5/2006 11:16:14 PM

very cool. great color contrast. #497995

Allan L. Dy 8/6/2006 10:07:04 PM

Many thanks Mary! Appreciate your comments! #3132574

Lindley Johnson 8/9/2006 4:03:30 PM

This made me smile! I love the contrast between the vivid green and pink. Your point of view is so creative! Nice work! I took a look at your gallery and found many wonderful images - keep up the good work. #3144889

Allan L. Dy 8/9/2006 11:27:04 PM

Thank you very much for your inspiring comments Lindley! Appreciate them! = ) #3145927

Lori Carlson 8/10/2006 9:50:35 PM

Very cool perspective, colors and framing Allan! Fun subjects! :0) #3150082

Allan L. Dy 8/10/2006 11:04:35 PM

Thanks again Lori. I was at first, afraid of the pink background -- very near the red chair, but later realized the green is vivid enough (as Lindley put it) to take your eye from the pink. Thanks again. = ) #3150179

Virginia Leone 9/26/2006 6:54:46 PM

I LOVE this one! Good luck! #3367441

Allan L. Dy 9/26/2006 7:23:17 PM

Many thanks Virginia! = ) #3367783

Kay E. Mahoney 9/26/2006 9:26:27 PM

Congratulations on your finalist. Good luck in the next round. #3369217

Rakesh Syal 9/27/2006 8:09:04 AM

Congratulations, again on your finalist, Allan!! #3372660

Lindley Johnson 9/27/2006 4:37:22 PM

I loved this photograph when I first saw it, and I still love the great colors and composition. Congratulations on your finalist, Allan. #3375608

Mario Rocafuerte 9/27/2006 4:43:19 PM

How did I missed that beauty?
Congratulations on this well-deserved finalist.

Allan L. Dy 9/27/2006 7:20:41 PM

Kay, Rakesh, Lindley and Mario, many many thanks for your inspiring comments! = ) Good luck to us all! #3376459

Susana Ms Heide 9/27/2006 8:39:17 PM

So simple yet so pleasant! Love how you composed this! Well deserved finalist!!! Congrats Allan! #3376772

Allan L. Dy 9/27/2006 9:42:36 PM

Thank you too, Susana. Appreciate your thoughts on this. = ) #3376969

Kerby Pfrangle 9/28/2006 11:52:34 PM

Congratulations on your first place winner. A beautiful capture. Very well composed. Kerby #3382890

Janine Russell 9/29/2006 12:16:15 AM

Allan, excellent colors, clarity and composition; congratulations on your First Place win. #3382998

Jenny Bosmans 9/29/2006 12:58:24 AM

Big congratulations on this beautiful winner, Allan! :) #3383318

Rakesh Syal 9/29/2006 1:58:28 AM

Congratulations on your first place winner, Allan!! #3383545

Kay E. Mahoney 9/29/2006 6:33:23 AM

Congratulations on your 1st place winner. #3384959

Wendy Stevenson 9/29/2006 8:01:09 AM

Fantastic imagery!! Great perspective and excellent colour!! Congratulations on this superb FIRST PLACE WIN!! #3385572

She-She Killough 9/29/2006 8:05:02 AM

AWESOME Perspective Allan! Great First place Win!! #3385598

Terry L. Ellis 9/29/2006 10:11:47 AM

Incredibly imaginative! Congratulations, Allan, on your First Place win! #3386275

Melissa G. Meiselman 9/29/2006 12:30:13 PM

Terrific POV on this terrific first place winner. Congratulations, Allan!!! #3386832

Penny l. Haviland 9/29/2006 2:49:09 PM

Nice color and point of view. Congratulations on your win! #3387329

Mick Burkey 9/29/2006 3:29:22 PM

Congratulations on the First Place win, Allan. Great design and great eye. #3387514

Mary Clarke 9/29/2006 4:43:13 PM

Congratulations Allan, great image & POV #3387743

Mario Rocafuerte 9/29/2006 6:03:58 PM

Congratulations on this fantastic winner. I'm so happy to see that gold medal next to such a superb picture.

Kay Beausoleil 9/29/2006 6:13:41 PM

Congratulations on your first place win for this unusual image, Allan! #3388052

Susana Ms Heide 9/29/2006 7:52:42 PM

Still love it! So different from anything else I've seen! Just love the color choices!! BIG Congrats Allan on your BIG WIN!! #3388517

Lori Carlson 9/29/2006 8:14:27 PM

Big congrats to you Allan!! :0) #3388643

Allan L. Dy 9/29/2006 10:44:46 PM

Kerby, Janine, Jenny, Rakesh, Kay M, Wendy, She-She, Terry, Melissa, Penny, Mick, Mary, Mario, Kay B, Susana, and Lori:

Thank you all so much for your inspiring comments. I really appreciate them! = ) #3388898

Sherry S. Boles 9/29/2006 11:48:31 PM

Congrats on your win, Allan...wonderful composition! #3388945

Lindley Johnson 9/30/2006 6:38:44 AM

First Place - WOW!! Huge congratulations, Allan! #3389920

Donna La Mattino Pagakis 9/30/2006 2:59:59 PM

Unique pov and great colors! Congratulations on your first place win!!! #3391276

Cora Miller 10/1/2006 2:56:53 PM

Splendid color combination and composition. Congratulations on your win. #3394885

Nan Fischer 10/2/2006 4:07:21 PM

This is stunning! The colors, point of view and comp are perfect! Congratulations! Well-deserved... #3399531

June Marie Sobrito 10/3/2006 4:37:43 PM

Congratulations...love it! #3404098

Evy Johansen 10/5/2006 12:09:07 AM

Wonderful image! Big congrats on your win and your POTD!! #3409135

Susie Peek-Swint 10/5/2006 12:14:15 AM

Very creative ~ many congrats on your win and POTD Allan ~ well done! #3409149

Stefan G 10/5/2006 1:00:37 AM

Real nice and refreshing, congratulations! #3409297

Helen N. McHugh 10/5/2006 1:41:10 AM

Simply stunning. Allan! Congratulations!!! #3409402

RC Fritz 10/5/2006 3:38:54 AM

Congratulations on your WIN and POTD Allan! ":^D} #3409745

Cindy K. Bracken 10/5/2006 3:45:58 AM

What a great shot! Congratulations on the first place win and POTD!
Cindy Bracken
The Shuttermom Community: free blogging, forums, contest and more! #3409771

Wendy Stevenson 10/5/2006 3:50:48 AM

Congratulations on this wonderful first place win and POTD!! Really fun image and so well shot!! #3409792

Manny L. Librodo 10/5/2006 4:43:23 AM

Congratulations Allan. Wow...what an eye you ahve. I like your style. You ahve variety in your portfolio. I wish I am too. But I can only look with envy. #3410086

Joy Rector 10/5/2006 5:04:26 AM

congrats on the POTD #3410178

Jaclyn Klassen 10/5/2006 10:21:36 AM

Awesome capture! The colors are just brilliant! Great composition too!

Congrats! #3411289

Jenny Bosmans 10/5/2006 10:35:52 AM

Congratulations on the POTD as well, Allan! :) #3411337

Mary Clarke 10/5/2006 11:36:59 AM

Congratulations on POTD Allan #3411492

Donna La Mattino Pagakis 10/5/2006 1:15:54 PM

A big congratulations on your photo of the day!! Well done!!!! #3411800

Ellery Samuels 10/6/2006 9:34:31 AM

Well done. Great color and compostion. #3415507

Allan L. Dy 10/8/2006 2:32:54 AM

Many many thanks Sherry, Lindley, Donna, Cora, Nan, June Maire, Evy, Susie, Stefan, Helen, RC, Cindy, Wendy, Manuel, Joy, Jackie, Jenny, Mary, Donna (again, haha) and Mr. S! Very encouraging comments indeed. : ) #3421361

Nobu Nagase 10/8/2006 1:23:05 PM

Congrats on your great win!!!
Nicely harmounious!!! #3423130

Allan L. Dy 10/8/2006 9:05:42 PM

Thank you very much Nobi! : ) #3424486

Amy JACKSON 10/8/2006 9:09:12 PM

Wonderful image, Allan!! Congratulations on your win and POTD!! #3424497

Allan L. Dy 10/8/2006 10:08:15 PM

Many thanks Amy! : ) #3424608

Sarah J. Milburn 10/12/2006 1:30:49 AM

I think this is such a good example of the fact that it doesn't always have to be the best or most expensive camera, if the composition is right and the lighting and colours are good, you can get a great shot. Really nice idea and great photo! #3437946

Allan L. Dy 10/12/2006 7:16:35 PM

Thank you very much Sarah for your inspiring words. : ) #3442069

Cathy M. Gromball 10/13/2006 9:36:57 AM

Congratulations on your First Place win, Allan! Excellent work!

Cathy :) #3444776

Terri L. Scribner 10/14/2006 4:38:27 AM

A big belated congrats on this winning image!! I love the colors and composition!!! #3447490

Kathleen Lynch 10/15/2006 7:20:11 PM

Congrats Allan! This is such a great image - love the color and the simplicity. Well done!

Kate #3454243

Allan L. Dy 10/16/2006 9:53:33 PM

Cathy, Terri and Kate, thanks so much for your comments -- truly appreciate them! : ) #3459860

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