Queen of the Night

© Su Sana E. P

Queen of the Night

Renee Doyle level-addict 2/1/2007 12:02:01 AM

This just takes my breath away SuSana!!!!!!! Winner all the way!

Evy Johansen level-addict 2/1/2007 12:05:04 AM

Wooow... I agree with Renee!! Awesome image, Susana!! #3898542

Margaret Sikora 2/1/2007 12:06:09 AM

I also agree with the above comments ,just superb Susana #3898543

Donald K. Cherry level-addict 2/1/2007 12:09:10 AM

Gorgeous floral macro, Susana! Wonderful comp, color, lighting and detail! #3898551

Paul E. Earl 2/1/2007 12:10:30 AM

Very beautiful!! Breathtaking! #3898559

Marta J. Baldwin 2/1/2007 12:13:59 AM

This is truly amazing!!! Great job!!! #3898579

Ray Clarke 2/1/2007 12:14:07 AM

Wonderful lighting and detail Susanna!!!(R) #3898580

James Whitbread 2/1/2007 12:21:43 AM

S*T*U*N*N*I*N*G #3898598

VISHVAJIT JUIKAR level-addict 2/1/2007 12:35:55 AM

Yes another stunning beauty from susana.. Winner next time.. #3898620

Barbara Waldoch 2/1/2007 12:39:36 AM

Looks like a gorgeous painting, Susana! #3898627

Mary K. Robison 2/1/2007 12:40:45 AM

GORGEOUS, dramatic, and outstanding in every way, Susana! Definitely headed for the winners' circle, my friend. #3898630

Janine Russell level-addict 2/1/2007 12:44:45 AM

Susana, excellent colors, detail, lighting and effects. #3898637

Manuel Barrera level-addict 2/1/2007 1:42:18 AM

Oh, I think this beauty will be queen for more then one night! #3898665

Paul Michko level-addict 2/1/2007 1:55:27 AM

Well this is a spectacular way to ring in the month, Susan. I have to say...MAGNIFICENT!!! #3898677

Carol Sawyer level-addict 2/1/2007 2:33:31 AM

Beautiful floral image, great color, lighting and detail, SuSana!! #3898717

Colleen Braun level-addict 2/1/2007 2:35:22 AM

stunning... #3898718

Aimee S. McMaster 2/1/2007 2:37:23 AM

...amazing, beautiful and spectacular Susana.... Aimee #3898727

Dominick M. Dimacale level-addict 2/1/2007 2:40:26 AM

Susana, this is really a beautiful image, colours are sharp and details are amazing...Dominick #3898736

Jim Huffield level-addict 2/1/2007 3:11:15 AM

SUPERB!!!!!!! #3898838

Michael Khoury level-addict 2/1/2007 3:12:50 AM

Hi Susie...The more I look at this flower, the more it becomes an image filled with hope, joy and redemption...
m #3898844

Glenn E. Urquhart level-addict 2/1/2007 3:23:11 AM

Outstanding color, lighting, contrast, detail, Well Composed and quite beautiful, Susana!!! VERY Well Done! Cheers, Glenn. #3898889

Laurie Daily level-addict 2/1/2007 3:42:54 AM

So very beautiful, Susana! The center lights seem to be reaching out to what's ahead. A wonderful image to begin the new month! #3898955

Agnes Fegan level-addict 2/1/2007 4:00:25 AM

You've started the month with a gorgeous image! #3899006

Jeff Robinson level-addict 2/1/2007 4:25:21 AM

Amazing work Susana!! Great depth, detail and color! Jeff #3899089

Kathy Reeves level-addict 2/1/2007 4:33:18 AM

Wow! Awesome! #3899104

Kay E. Mahoney level-addict 2/1/2007 5:02:20 AM

Beautiful. Love the colors. #3899246

Lynne Hoad level-addict 2/1/2007 5:03:43 AM

WHOAH!! Susana this is absolutely stunning!! Awesome clarity and comp and the colors are stunning!!! Absolutely outstanding!! #3899253

Madhu Ramaswamy level-addict 2/1/2007 5:10:15 AM

Teacher, can I ask you which lens you use. This is just stunning. Your gallery just keeps inspiring me more and more. #3899296

Lynne Morris 2/1/2007 5:39:22 AM

Wow Susana, when I think your florals cannot get any better you produce this, what an outstanding image, and one I am sure we will see again! #3899412

Melissa G. Meiselman 2/1/2007 5:58:36 AM

Susana, this is and incredibly beautiful flower with a beautiful glow from within and dazzling colors. It is a truly inspirational way to welcome the month of February!! #3899493

Nadya Johnson 2/1/2007 6:27:13 AM

A truly luminescent flower! This is absolutely stunning! Gorgeous work, Susana! #3899598

Nadine A. Lewis level-addict 2/1/2007 6:37:00 AM

EXCEPTIONAL image, SuSana!!! PERFECT in everyway!!!!! <>< #3899636

Candice C. Calhoun level-addict 2/1/2007 7:19:33 AM

Beautiful abstract macro! A real eye catcher!

ccc #3899802

Ken Smith level-addict 2/1/2007 9:15:57 AM

Very illuminating, Susan. Wonderful job! #3900264

Darren K. Fisher level-addict 2/1/2007 10:13:25 AM

Gorgeous as always Susan. #3900498

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna level-addict 2/1/2007 12:00:55 PM

It's absolutely GORGEOUS, SuSana!!!! Most WONDERFUL image!!!!!!!!!!!! ^.^ #3900912

Roxanne M. Bubar level-addict 2/1/2007 12:25:29 PM

Stunning. #3900993

John Connolly level-addict 2/1/2007 1:05:31 PM

Breathtaking color and detail here Susana! This flower really suits your wide presentation. #3901122

Nina Shields level-addict 2/1/2007 2:32:46 PM

This is exquisite; definitely a high impact beauty; fantastic work; congratulations on terrific skill both in and out of the camera! #3901343

Patricia Ronan level-addict 2/1/2007 2:56:44 PM

Beautiful SuSana, it is like a colourful jewel glowing brightly in the darkness:) #3901397

RC Fritz level-addict 2/1/2007 3:02:41 PM

Fabulous shot, Susana. Well Composed! #3901415

Cheryl E. Molennor level-addict 2/1/2007 5:16:50 PM

This will be added to my fvorites collection. Love it SuSana. Happy February #3901760

Ken Jarvis level-addict 2/1/2007 5:26:52 PM

Awesome, SuSana!!! #3901800

Graeme yew Chow level-addict 2/1/2007 5:55:47 PM

Wow ! great shot and a winner here, Susan. You are terrific with flower shots. #3901864

Sam Britt level-addict 2/1/2007 5:59:43 PM

Beautiful color, great lighting, detail & effects on this floral image, Susana. #3901872

William C. Raco level-addict 2/1/2007 7:03:38 PM

Beautiful photo, SuSana
Love the color, light and contrasts
Very well done!

Bill #3902025

Vladan D. Djordjevic level-addict 2/1/2007 7:17:26 PM

Fantastic photo! Love the color, lighting, detail, contrast, title! #3902076

eileen bedford level-addict 2/1/2007 7:36:35 PM

BEAUTIFULLY DONE, love the details and effects of this SuSana.... #3902181

Alexis Yobbagy 2/1/2007 7:59:57 PM

SuSana, I love the colours and effects in this!!! You did such a great job!!! #3902271

Raymond Pauly level-addict 2/1/2007 8:27:31 PM

Really beautiful, Susana! Amazing colors and detail! Another winner! #3902353

Nancy L. Green level-addict 2/1/2007 8:48:47 PM

Stunning image Susana!! You are a true artist!! <>< #3902430

Arnie Horwitz level-addict 2/1/2007 9:25:23 PM

Beautiful image with brilliant colors, Susana! #3902474

Swati Gavde level-addict 2/1/2007 10:53:36 PM

Lovely capture Susana! Nice colours and effects! #3902557

Marilyn K. Lincecum level-addict 2/1/2007 10:57:11 PM

Beautiful Susana with fantastic lighting, detail and brilliant colors !!!! #3902558

Emile Abbott level-addict 2/2/2007 8:01:32 AM

WOW SuSana this image just glows with color and beauty. Excellent work. #3904029

Karen Engelbreth level-addict 2/2/2007 1:24:17 PM

WONDERFUL, SuSana! #3904951

Bill Wyatt 2/2/2007 3:16:39 PM

Beautiful colors and presentation, Susana! #3905355

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-addict 2/2/2007 9:42:20 PM

Bright and beautiful, great colors! #3906100

Kenneth Mucke 2/3/2007 5:19:55 PM

WOW...the colors and lighting are just stunning #3908591

William88 2/28/2007 8:57:31 PM

Wow! amazing. So beautiful!! The title is also perfect for it. #4009235

Chris Ebben 3/2/2007 1:44:21 AM

I can see I'm going to have to get in early, so I can say something that hasn't already be said!! Your pictures are truly beautiful, I only wish I could even imagine them, lot alone photograph them!!! Great work=^..^= #4013374

Tamera S. Phillips 3/22/2007 6:45:51 PM

Congrats once again! Just beautiful. Good luck in the next round. #4082673

Gail Vitikacs level-addict 3/22/2007 7:45:44 PM

No surprise here...this is outstanding! Congratulations! #4083443

Barbara Waldoch 3/22/2007 8:38:41 PM

Congratulations on your beautiful finalist, Susana! #4083884

Raymond Pauly level-addict 3/22/2007 8:53:48 PM

How beautiful, Susana! Congratulations! #4084030

Colleen Farrell level-addict 3/22/2007 10:48:33 PM

Nobody photographs lotuses like you, SuSana--this one is simply stunning! Congratulations on your finalist! #4084488

Janine Russell level-addict 3/22/2007 11:46:04 PM

Susana, congratulations on your finalist. #4084571

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-addict 3/23/2007 12:58:32 AM

Fabulous colors, clarity and ligthing. Another congrats coming your way Susan! #4084706

Lynne Hoad 3/23/2007 2:05:31 AM

Congratulations and good luck Susan!! #4084827

Carol Sawyer 3/23/2007 3:18:45 AM

Congratulations, Susana! #4085162

Jessica Jenney level-addict 3/23/2007 4:58:35 AM

Congratulations, Susana on this stunning finalist! #4085799

Kay E. Mahoney level-addict 3/23/2007 5:26:36 AM

Congratulations on your beautiful finalist. Good luck in the next round. #4086099

Paula Dwyer 3/23/2007 5:43:22 AM

Congratulations!!!! :) #4086280

Glenn E. Urquhart 3/23/2007 5:50:56 AM

A BIG Congratulations, on your award, Susana!!! Well Deserved! Cheers, Glenn. #4086348

Rakesh Syal level-addict 3/23/2007 5:51:43 AM

Congratulations on this glorious finalist!! #4086359

Ross Throndson 3/23/2007 6:17:36 AM

Congratulations on your Amazing Finalist, Susana....Beautiful!!! #4086581

Casey A. Hanson 3/23/2007 6:56:56 AM

Another beauty, Susana! Congrats! :0) #4086747

Laurence Saliba level-addict 3/23/2007 7:12:59 AM

Congratulations on your beautiful finalists Susana!!! #4086822

Sam Britt 3/23/2007 7:46:16 AM

Congratulations on this & all your finalists, Susana. Your floral images are source of inspiration to me. #4086998

Cheryl E. Molennor 3/23/2007 9:22:46 AM

Incredibly beautiful. Congratulations #4087446

VISHVAJIT JUIKAR level-addict 3/23/2007 9:39:52 AM

congrats on this beautiful finalist #4087535

Terry L. Ellis level-addict 3/23/2007 11:28:29 AM

An outstanding finalist, SuSana! Congratulations yet again! #4088333

Nadine A. Lewis level-addict 3/23/2007 1:08:06 PM


Emile Abbott level-addict 3/23/2007 3:00:41 PM

Supurb Susana and congrats on finalist. #4089195

Patricia Ronan level-addict 3/23/2007 4:29:36 PM

Congrats again! beautiful finalist:) #4089564

Arlene Krassner level-addict 3/23/2007 5:00:08 PM

This is lovely SuSanna. Congratulations on it's selection for finalist. #4089709

anonymous 3/23/2007 5:04:56 PM

Congratulations on your finalist SuSana! Amazing Color and Clarity..truly an outstanding image!! #4089726

Stanley J. Contrades 3/23/2007 6:32:24 PM

Extraordinary detail and clarity in this amazing Finalist, SuSana!! CONGRATULATIONS, my friend and the best of luck to you in the next stage!
Stan #4090072

Graeme yew Chow level-addict 3/23/2007 6:53:55 PM

Amazing photos and congrats to you, Susan. Impress with the nice clarity the most. #4090171

Kristi A. Howson 3/23/2007 7:43:17 PM

Congratulations on this awesome winner & Best of Luck in the next round Susana! So beautiful! #4090310

Sherry K. Adkins level-addict 3/23/2007 8:34:53 PM

Congrats, Susana on this finalist. It's a winner! #4090455

Rob Bishop 3/24/2007 12:18:58 AM

Congratualtions again, Susana. Another beauty! #4090759

Darryl Wilkinson 3/24/2007 12:34:57 AM

Congratulations, Susan. No surprise to see you rise to the top, again. Best wishes :) #4090793

Marilyn K. Lincecum level-addict 3/24/2007 12:43:53 AM

Gorgeous colors and lighting..congratulations again, Susana! #4090809

Laurie Daily level-addict 3/24/2007 4:35:24 AM

So beautiful Susana. Congratulations to you again! #4091222

Arnie Horwitz level-addict 3/24/2007 6:44:38 AM

Congratulations on this beautiful finalist, Susana! #4091653

Tarun Bose level-addict 3/24/2007 9:37:03 AM

Big congrats my dear Susana on your No.3 outstanding finalist. This is a sure winner. #4092322

Ken Smith level-addict 3/24/2007 1:46:21 PM

It wouldn't be finalist month without one of your beauties in there. Congrats again, SuSana! #4092877

RC Fritz level-addict 3/24/2007 6:29:40 PM

Congratulations Susana. Wonderful image and WINNER! #4093643

Sam Britt level-addict 3/24/2007 6:33:34 PM

Congratulations on your beautiful winner, Susana! #4093658

Kenneth Mucke 3/24/2007 6:40:16 PM

Big Congrats on this stunning winner Susana #4093691

William C. Raco level-addict 3/24/2007 6:46:46 PM

Wonderful color, light and contrasts
Congratulations, SuSana!

Bill #4093729

Jessica Jenney level-addict 3/24/2007 6:50:26 PM

Congratulations, Susana on your beautiful win! #4093751

anonymous 3/24/2007 6:55:20 PM

Congratulations SuSana on your win! Awesome Image!! #4093771

Nikki McDonald level-addict 3/24/2007 7:07:59 PM

How much more regal could you get? Congratulations on your win, SuSana. So pleased for you. #4093842

Kay E. Mahoney level-addict 3/24/2007 7:34:11 PM

Congratulations on your second place winner. #4093978

Evy Johansen level-addict 3/24/2007 7:47:56 PM

So glad to see this beautiful image again, Susana!! Many, many congratulations on your most deserving win!! #4094056

Gail Vitikacs level-addict 3/24/2007 7:57:18 PM

No surprise on this beauty!!!! Way to go! #4094142

Janine Russell level-addict 3/24/2007 8:08:22 PM

Susana, big congratulations on your Second Place Win. #4094240

Colleen Farrell level-addict 3/24/2007 8:24:00 PM

Congratulations on this very well-deserved win, SuSana! #4094311

Laurence Saliba level-addict 3/24/2007 8:38:51 PM

Congratulations on your win, Susana!!! #4094363

VISHVAJIT JUIKAR level-addict 3/24/2007 8:51:44 PM

Hearty Congrats on your Win #4094404

Mary K. Robison level-addict 3/24/2007 9:13:28 PM

"Definitely headed for the winners' circle, my friend"... ;)
Congratulations on your queen's golden crown, Susana! #4094447

Rob Bishop 3/24/2007 10:08:23 PM

Congratulations, Susana! This is fantastic! #4094497

Lynne Morris 3/25/2007 12:54:14 AM

WTG girl, delighted to see this in the winners line up, Congratulations Susana, a beauty of a winner! #4094631

Husain Akhtar 3/25/2007 2:34:49 AM

Terrific image and fantastic win! Congratulations, Susana! #4094684

Ross Throndson 3/25/2007 2:45:56 AM

Many Congratulations on your Win, Susana!!! #4094704

Susan Jane Allen level-addict 3/25/2007 3:25:35 AM

Congrats on your gorgeous win, Susana! #4094759

Nadine A. Lewis level-addict 3/25/2007 4:43:05 AM

CONGRATULATIONS on your win, Bill!!!! <>< #4094931

Karen E. Michaels level-addict 3/25/2007 4:43:42 AM

I think it's the stillness of this piece that gives it such a great tone Susana. Mon Congrats! #4094935

Nadine A. Lewis level-addict 3/25/2007 4:44:20 AM

Sorry SuSana...I called you Bill. #4094937

Glenn E. Urquhart level-addict 3/25/2007 4:49:49 AM

Outstanding win, Susana!!! Congratulations, Glenn. #4094965

Wally Orlowsky 3/25/2007 5:01:52 AM

Congratulations on this beautiful winner, Susana! #4095002

Laurie Daily level-addict 3/25/2007 5:18:47 AM

Congratulations Susana on this beautiful winner! #4095073

Sharon Day level-addict 3/25/2007 5:57:49 AM

Gorgeous image, Susana!!! Congratulations! #4095216

Ken Smith level-addict 3/25/2007 6:13:15 AM

Fantastic, SuSana! Congratulations!! #4095307

Claudia Kuhn level-addict 3/25/2007 7:03:22 AM

Gorgeous colors Susana, congratulations on your win! #4095463

Arnie Horwitz level-addict 3/25/2007 8:14:20 AM

Congratulations on this great winner, Susana!


Tarun Bose level-addict 3/25/2007 8:42:47 AM

Big , big congrats on your outstanding winner. I knew it my dear Susana. #4095698

Jill Flynn level-addict 3/25/2007 11:16:47 AM

EXQUISITE AND STUNNING!!!!!!!!!!!! Congratulations on your win SuSana! Your florals are masterpieces! #4095922

Darryl Wilkinson 3/25/2007 12:06:35 PM

And "The Queen" does it again. Congratulations on your win, SuSana!! #4095979

AMALIA Veralli level-addict 3/25/2007 1:09:18 PM

Great winning image!! Congratulations!! #4096102

Emile Abbott level-addict 3/25/2007 2:09:42 PM

Glowing with gold, congrats on a supurb winner, SuSana #4096215

Patricia Ronan level-addict 3/25/2007 2:59:35 PM

Congratulations on your win SuSana! Beautiful image:) #4096306

Deborah Sandidge 3/25/2007 3:17:36 PM

Dramatic and elegant SuSana - congratulations!! #4096329

Cheryl E. Molennor 3/25/2007 5:09:55 PM

Such an amazing image SuSana. congrats on your win! #4096525

Anne D. Eigen 3/25/2007 5:22:42 PM

Congratulations on your well-deserved win, Susana! #4096582

Raymond Pauly level-addict 3/25/2007 6:12:34 PM

Big congratulations, Susana! #4096661

Graeme yew Chow level-addict 3/25/2007 6:48:54 PM

Deserved winner, congrats again Susana. #4096748

Christy Nichols 3/25/2007 8:11:10 PM

Congratulations Susana! This is beautiful! #4096962

Ronald F. Fischer 3/25/2007 8:34:42 PM

Congratulations on this awesome winner! #4097055

Datha Y. Thompson 3/25/2007 9:35:35 PM


Dr. Harmeet Singh 3/25/2007 9:41:04 PM

Congrats Susana for beautiful winner. #4097239

Alan L. Borror 3/26/2007 2:34:37 AM

Congratulations on a beautiful winner, SuSana! #4097510

Milan Banik 3/26/2007 4:45:58 AM

Congratulations Susana .excellent work. #4097908

Terry L. Ellis level-addict 3/26/2007 5:53:58 AM

An awesome win! Congratulations, SuSana! #4098136

Kristi A. Howson 3/26/2007 7:56:19 AM

Congratulations Susana on this very beautiful 2nd Place Winner! #4098695

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-addict 3/26/2007 2:10:43 PM

A great image SuSana, this is beautiful!! Congratulations on your win!!! #4099742

Eleanor M. Perrotta level-addict 3/26/2007 2:21:02 PM

SuSana, I really, really love this one!!! So glad it won.
Congratulations on all your good work. Eleanor

William88 3/26/2007 3:45:19 PM

SuSana, big congratulations on your win!! Wonderful picture!! #4099985

Donna J. Eaton 3/26/2007 5:50:51 PM

Absolutely stunning! It justs glows! Congratulations on your win!!! #4100421

Colette M. Metcalf 3/27/2007 3:53:54 AM

Congratulations Susana!! #4101596

Monika Sapek level-addict 3/27/2007 9:38:56 PM

Many congratulations on your very colorful Second Place Winner, Susana!

eileen bedford 3/29/2007 7:44:06 PM

Congratulations SuSana on this winner.... #4110736

Alexis Yobbagy 3/30/2007 10:59:34 AM

Congratulations on this well deserved win SuSana!!!!! :-) #4113065

Donna W. Neal 4/1/2007 6:43:34 AM

Congratulations on a well deserved Win
SuS #4118438

Pradeep Alengatt Subramanian 4/18/2007 12:04:47 PM

great capture susana,congrats for the win #4182908

Ellen Hodges level-addict 4/24/2007 3:31:16 AM

Congratulations on this awesome winner!! #4202571

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Let's welcome February, shall we?
As for the effects on this imageÖitís very hard to describe. What I was feeling at that very moment is reflected here with various steps done with PS, Corel painter etc. Title is inspired by Whitney Houstonís song by the same name.

Uploaded on 2/1/2007 12:01:10 AM

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