Stephanie D. Moon 3/19/2007 2:39:15 PM

very beautiful image, Ester. I love the colors. the focus is great with just the right areas being soft. #623369

Esther Smith 3/19/2007 2:50:50 PM

Thanks so much Stephanie for your encouraging comments! #4071736

Raymond Pauly 3/19/2007 2:55:05 PM

Lovely macro with great colors and clarity of detail, Esther! #4071742

Esther Smith 3/19/2007 4:29:56 PM

Thank you Raymond!! #4071984

Sam Britt 3/19/2007 4:53:48 PM

I love purple tulips, Esther. You captured this one beautifully. #4072042

Esther Smith 3/19/2007 7:09:17 PM

Thank you Sam! #4072364

Christy Nichols 3/19/2007 7:50:51 PM

Wonderful capture, Esther! Love the details! #4072471

Esther Smith 3/19/2007 9:53:41 PM

Thanks so much Christy! #4072649

Maria Vella 3/20/2007 5:19:36 AM

I love this photo, Esther! Wonderful colours! #4073602

Esther Smith 3/20/2007 8:01:03 AM

Thank you Maria! #4074131

Mike D. Perez 4/24/2007 2:53:09 PM

Congratulations on your March Finalist selection, Esther! #4204960

Mary Timman 4/24/2007 4:47:50 PM

Congratulations on this beautiful image. #4206011

Sam Britt 4/24/2007 5:39:05 PM

Congratulations on this finalist, Esther. #4206366

Tamera S. Phillips 4/24/2007 5:43:00 PM

Congrats Esther. I love the detail in this. Good luck in the next round. #4206383

Colleen Farrell 4/24/2007 6:04:46 PM

This is fabulous, Esther!! Big congratulations on your finalist! #4206536

Renee Doyle 4/24/2007 6:31:47 PM

Congratulations Esther on this beautiful finalist!

Kenneth Mucke 4/24/2007 6:58:03 PM

WTG Esther...stunning finalist #4207123

Cheryl E. Molennor 4/24/2007 7:23:54 PM

Congratulations! #4207329

Esther Smith 4/24/2007 9:14:25 PM

Thank's everyone!!! #4208080

Martha N. Church 4/25/2007 3:46:47 AM

Congratulations, Esther, this is absolutely stunning. I enjoyed browsing thru your beautiful gallery! #4209208

Christy Nichols 4/25/2007 6:36:42 AM

Congratulations Esther! This is beautiful! #4210603

Esther Smith 4/25/2007 5:16:48 PM

Thank you Martha and Christy!! #4213699

Kristi A. Howson 4/25/2007 6:40:15 PM

Congratulations Esther on this beautiful Finalist and Best Of Luck in the next round. Excellent detail and use of DOF! #4213904

Esther Smith 4/25/2007 8:07:57 PM

Thanks so much Kristi! #4214190

Janine Russell 4/25/2007 10:05:48 PM

Esther, excellent colors, detail and lighting; congratulations on your Second Place Win! #4214557

Colette M. Metcalf 4/26/2007 3:23:30 AM

A Big conratulations to you on your win, Esther!! #4215153

Mary Timman 4/26/2007 3:54:56 AM

Congratulations Esther! #4215293

Ken Smith 4/26/2007 4:01:23 AM

Awesome, Esther!! #4215341

Agnes Fegan 4/26/2007 5:03:03 AM

Congrats on your beautiful winning photo Esther! #4215609

Bill Houghton 4/26/2007 5:40:23 AM

Esther, congratulations on this beautiful win. Well done. Bill #4215862

Mike D. Perez 4/26/2007 5:54:39 AM

Congratulations Esther on your beautiful Winner! #4215975

Joan P. McCool 4/26/2007 6:29:07 AM

Love the detail and colors in this! Congrats! #4216207

Sharon Day 4/26/2007 7:21:52 AM

Gorgeous image, Esther!!! Congratulations on your win! #4216427

Sam Britt 4/26/2007 8:04:20 AM

Congratulations on this winner, Esther! #4216641

Colleen Farrell 4/26/2007 8:27:13 AM

Big congratulations on your win, Esther! #4216739

Esther Smith 4/26/2007 8:44:42 AM

Thank you all so much!!! #4216833

Stephen Zacker 4/26/2007 10:06:18 AM

Lovely. Like your title also. Congratulations #4217130

Renee Doyle 4/26/2007 12:38:17 PM

Big congratulations on this wonderful win Esther!

Esther Smith 4/26/2007 2:25:33 PM

Thank you Stephen and Renee!! #4217913

Kay E. Mahoney 4/26/2007 6:39:09 PM

Congratulations on your beautiful second place winner. #4218795

Esther Smith 4/26/2007 9:29:49 PM

Thank you Kay. I really appreciate it! #4219302

Lynne Morris 4/26/2007 10:33:47 PM

COngratulations on this beautiful winner Esther, what an awesome capture! #4219372

Mary K. Robison 4/26/2007 11:33:23 PM

Congratulations on your gorgeous winner, Esther! #4219416

Esther Smith 4/27/2007 4:47:06 PM

Thank you Lynne and Mary!! #4222406

Darryl Wilkinson 4/27/2007 6:44:50 PM

Beautiful set-up and capture, Esther. Congratulations on your win! #4222758

Esther Smith 4/27/2007 7:29:24 PM

Thank you Darryl! I appreciate your kind comment! #4222852

Hurk (Steve) Hurkett 4/28/2007 6:36:08 PM

Congratulations on This wonderful 2nd place winner, Esther .... Steve #4225693

Esther Smith 4/28/2007 8:59:29 PM

Thank you Steve! I appreciate your encouragement! #4226108

AMALIA Veralli 5/3/2007 5:50:43 AM

Big congratulations on your second place win! Great image. #4242269

Patrick R. McMullen 5/19/2007 7:16:56 AM

Congratulations Esther! Great use of DOF and the clarity is superb!
Pat #4300536

Steven E. Ray 8/18/2007 10:34:42 PM

This is another incredible image Esther! I mentioned before that I bookmarked your gallery, whereas I think the level of perfection expressed is a standard in which to compare one's skills :) #4667511

Esther Smith 8/19/2007 4:28:51 PM

Thank you Amalia, Patrick, and Steven!! I appreciate your kind words! #4670189

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Camera: Nikon D200 Digital SLR Camera All Time Best Photo Contest Finalist Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner

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