Spring Flowers

© Elizabeth A. Zibas

Spring Flowers

Ellen Peach Student 3/27/2004 5:56:48 AM

Beautiful shot, Betsy, love the selcetive coloring and the dreamy look! #111232

Kristen McKain 3/27/2004 6:00:23 AM

very pretty! #448826

Susana Matos 3/27/2004 6:14:29 AM

very beautiful, ditto with Ellen!
Cheers from Portugal, Su #448863

Sharon D. Waters 3/27/2004 6:35:54 AM

AWESOME!! #448913

Kasia Elser 3/27/2004 7:37:34 AM

Great shot! #449054

Jill Battaglia 3/27/2004 8:05:14 AM

Hey, this is very close to my house. :-) Beautiful structure isn't it! Nicely done! #449142

Darren K. Fisher 3/27/2004 9:17:36 AM

I wish you could see the smile on my face at this very moment. I love the selective coloring, the flowers pop. The dreamy look is an excellent touch!! Way to go my friend. #449290

Leanne M.E. Boyd 3/27/2004 12:42:02 PM

Very nice, I like this one! #449645

Gianna Stadelmyer 3/27/2004 2:36:56 PM

Stunning, Betsy! Love the soft focus effect and the selective coloring along with the composition and lighting:-) #449751

Elizabeth A. Zibas 3/27/2004 3:20:10 PM

Many thanks all for your generous comments. I appreciate every one of them. #449826

Evy Johansen 4/12/2004 12:22:05 AM

Awesome image, Betsy! Many congratulations! #474382

Doug Benner 4/12/2004 5:47:38 AM

I really enjoy your work, Betsy. Congratulations! #475502

Paul Conlan 4/12/2004 7:14:09 AM

Very nice photography Betsy. Congratulations... #476090

joyce baldassarre 4/12/2004 8:24:00 AM

BETSY, THIS IS GREAT!!! CONGRATULATIONS!!! #476530

Darren K. Fisher 4/12/2004 9:28:25 AM

You already know how I feel. A big CONGRATS TO YOU MY FRIEND!!!!! #476824

Leanne M.E. Boyd 4/12/2004 9:48:53 AM

Congratulations Betsy! #476959

Dale Ann Cubbage 4/12/2004 9:52:22 AM

Betsy, sorry I missed this one first time around! It's wonderful! Congrats on the win! #476984

Murry Grigsby 4/12/2004 10:00:49 AM

Congrats on your win and this splended image Betsy!! #477029

Serena Pierce 4/12/2004 12:35:00 PM

Congratulations Betsy, a wonderful image!!! #477401

Colette M. Metcalf 4/12/2004 1:12:18 PM

Congrats, Betsy!!! #477496

Cathy Barrows 4/12/2004 1:48:02 PM

Congrats!...beautiful #477647

Elizabeth A. Zibas 4/12/2004 2:44:35 PM

Thanks all;o) You have all made my day! #477887

Susan T. Evans 4/13/2004 8:24:08 PM

Congrats Betsy, this is awesome!!! Love your compostion and colors!!!! #481726

Nicole T. Campbell 4/13/2004 8:28:44 PM

This is beautiful! I love the colors and the dreamy look of your picture. This would be a lovely backdrop for portraits! I can just pictures a bride standing in her beautiful gown! Congradulations! #481736

Eric Highfield 4/14/2004 2:47:02 PM

Magical image! Congratulations, Betsy! #483111

Robin L. Wehrman 4/16/2004 11:41:56 AM

Outstanding image, Congratulations, Betsy!!! Robin #487207

Kerry Drager 6/2/2004 11:33:52 PM

I really like this image too, Betsy! And I think this would be a terrific shot for BetterPhoto's monthly Where in the World quiz.

So please don't give it away, Betsy ... let's see if anyone can guess. Email me privately with the location, and in several days we'll see if anyone has guessed it correctly.

Again, an excellent photo, Betsy. And, for everyone else, have fun guessing where this scene can be found!

Kerry Drager
Kerry@betterphoto.com #574165

Blanca Acosta 6/3/2004 1:01:36 AM

I think it was taken in India, because I think this a lateral view of the Tal Majah (I've always seen it photographed from the front, but I think I can idenitfy it). #574185

Kathleen L. Nelson 6/3/2004 2:41:46 AM

I think this is the B'hai Temple, which is north of Chicago, Illinois. #574196

Emily Robida 6/3/2004 3:37:43 AM

The Bahá'í House of Worship in Wilmette, IL (in Chicago's northern suburbs) is known as the "Mother Temple of the West", so named because it was the first House of Worship constructed in the Western Hemisphere.

The House of Worship in Wilmette was the second House of Worship to be constructed and is the oldest one still standing (the first one in Russia was damaged by an earthquake and eventually destroyed). There are currently seven Houses of Worship with plans for a new House of Worship in South America in Santiago, Chile.

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June Jiang 6/3/2004 11:04:53 AM

I also think this is B'hai temple in Chicago. #575060

Kerry Drager 6/7/2004 8:51:25 AM

Excellent guesses, everyone, and thanks so much for taking part in BetterPhoto's Where in the World quiz! And for all of you who said the B'hai Temple (which is n Wilmette, Ill., just north of Chicago) ... well, you are absolutely correct.

Betsy, thanks too for confirming the answer. Again, this is such a wonderful image ... keep up the fine work!
Kerry Drager

P.S. to Emily: Your background information on this scenic temple is verrrry interesting ... thanks for providing it! Kerry


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BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest Finalist


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