Paul E. Earl level-classic 6/16/2007 12:10:43 AM

I like it a lot! Great detail and use of dof! Good luck with it this time around! #674560

Barbara Waldoch level-classic 6/16/2007 12:12:47 AM

Simple, colourful and beautiful, Raymond! #4401867

Stefania Barbier level-classic 6/16/2007 12:30:13 AM

hoe cuteeeeeeee! GREAT capture, beautiful comp, and gorgeous subject! #4401894

Pat Gamwell level-classic 6/16/2007 12:36:21 AM

Big "kudos" for a job well done, Ray! Fabulous shot...fingers crossed for you, my friend! #4401907

Lynne Morris 6/16/2007 12:46:18 AM

A beautiful capture Raymond, definately worth another try. #4401936

Marijana Fajgl level-classic 6/16/2007 1:01:16 AM

What a fantastic pose you have captured! Wonderful composition too. Great capture Raymond! #4401969

Chua Wee Boo 6/16/2007 1:18:05 AM

Great comp & beautiful capture,Raymond! #4402008

Donald K. Cherry level-classic 6/16/2007 2:43:27 AM

Beautifully composed and captured, Raymond! Good color, comp and detail. #4402118

S?ren Wettergreen 6/16/2007 3:24:04 AM

Beautiful capture :o) #4402168

Glenn E. Urquhart 6/16/2007 3:28:40 AM

Fantastic capture, Brilliant color, Outstanding clarity, lighting, contrast, lines... Striking Image, Raymond!!! VERY Well Done! Cheers, Glenn! #4402175

William C. Raco level-classic 6/16/2007 4:06:53 AM

Amazing color, detail and scene
Hard to believe this didn't make a finalist.
Best of luck this month, Raymond

Bill #4402282

Carol Sawyer level-classic 6/16/2007 6:45:15 AM

Wonderful capture, great color and detail, Raymond! #4402662

Christy Nichols level-classic 6/16/2007 9:29:12 PM

Fantastic capture, Raymond! Love the DOF! #4404250

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna level-classic 6/17/2007 7:27:51 AM

It's gorgeous, Raymond!!!! Fantastic DOF, colors, details, lighting...all round GREAT image and earned a second chance!!!!!! :3 #4405485

Melissa G. Meiselman level-classic 6/18/2007 7:35:46 AM

Exquisite capture of this bird...great clarity and wonderful composition, Raymond!! I deserves another viewing!! #4408708

Colleen Farrell level-classic 6/18/2007 10:59:32 AM

This *definitely* deserves a 2nd chance, Raymond! I love the composition, with the colors of the faucet and the grass, the simplicity and clarity--just wonderful! #4409440

Patrick Rouzes level-classic 6/23/2007 6:01:29 PM

A simplistic captivating find here, raymond!!! great fan here! #4429312

Barbara Waldoch level-classic 7/24/2007 9:26:56 PM

Congratulations on this beautiful finalist, Raymond! #4551744

Mike D. Perez level-classic 7/24/2007 10:49:33 PM

Congratulations Raymond. The 2nd chance payed off! Great composition! #4552174

Colleen Farrell level-classic 7/24/2007 11:24:17 PM

So glad you resubmitted this Raymond--I just love it. Big congratulations on your finalist! #4552307

Marijana Fajgl level-classic 7/25/2007 4:49:10 AM

Awesome finalist, Raymond! Big congratulations! #4553591

Glenn E. Urquhart 7/25/2007 8:07:19 AM

A Very Big Congratulations on your award, Raymond!!! Well Deserved! Cheers, Glenn. #4555022

Laurence Saliba level-classic 7/25/2007 8:29:02 AM

Congrats again Raymond!! #4555193

ALLEN O. HOWARD 7/25/2007 8:33:49 AM

A BEAUTY! Congratulations, Raymond! #4555241

Kay E. Mahoney level-classic 7/25/2007 12:24:29 PM

Congratulations on your wonderful finalist. Good luck in the next round. #4556559

Tarun Bose 7/25/2007 1:45:33 PM

Congrts Raymond for your excellent finalist. #4557035

Laurie Daily level-classic 7/25/2007 2:44:05 PM

I love the comp, Raymond...glad you gave this one another try! #4557339

Renee Doyle level-classic 7/25/2007 6:33:30 PM

Congratulations on this wonderful finalist Raymond!!

Evy Johansen level-classic 7/25/2007 11:03:44 PM

Congratulations on your wonderful finalist, Raymond!! #4559631

Christy Nichols 7/26/2007 7:19:11 AM

Congratulations again Raymond!! #4561602

Karen Engelbreth 7/26/2007 7:52:39 AM

Congratulations on your wonderful win, Raymond!! #4561875

Jenny Bosmans 7/26/2007 8:14:52 AM

Congratulations on this beautiful Winner, Raymond! :) #4562068

RC Fritz 7/26/2007 9:17:24 AM

Great job, Raymond. Congratulations on your most deserving First Place WIN!! #4562426

Colleen Farrell level-classic 7/26/2007 9:39:45 AM

FIRST PLACE!!! Way to go, Raymond!!! #4562585

Vikram Jamwal 7/26/2007 9:46:35 AM

Congrats Raymond! Your second chance was really wonderful - we got to chance to see this lovely poignant capture and you have a winner! Wow! Wonderful! :) #4562620

Laurence Saliba level-classic 7/26/2007 10:34:53 AM

A very BIG Congrats Raymond!!!! #4562993

Pat Gamwell 7/26/2007 11:16:46 AM

WooHoo! WTG, Ray! It pays to re-submit! #4563241

Ray Clarke 7/26/2007 11:43:56 AM

Well done on this great winning shot Raymond (a) #4563344

Tarun Bose 7/26/2007 1:11:21 PM

Big ,big congrats for your first place winner, Raymond. #4563655

Kay E. Mahoney level-classic 7/26/2007 1:34:08 PM

Raymond, congratulations on your first place winner. #4563809

Sam Britt 7/26/2007 1:39:59 PM

Congratulations on your winner, Raymond! #4563854

Deborah C. Lewinson level-classic 7/26/2007 1:49:19 PM

Hardy congrats on your first place winner, Raymond!!! #4563933

Mary K. Robison level-classic 7/26/2007 4:34:00 PM

CONGRATULATIONS to you on your First Place Win! #4564633

Mike D. Perez level-classic 7/26/2007 4:36:47 PM

Congratulations on your 1st Place Win, Raymond! #4564648

Laurie Daily level-classic 7/26/2007 4:45:33 PM

A great first place winner, Raymond...congratulations! #4564688

Renee Doyle level-classic 7/26/2007 5:50:22 PM

Congratulations on this wonderful 1st place winner Raymond!!!

William C. Raco level-classic 7/26/2007 6:24:46 PM

Glad to see this get the recognition it deserves, Raymond

Bill #4565141

Colette M. Metcalf level-classic 7/26/2007 7:47:46 PM

Congratulations, Raymond!!! #4565387

Evy Johansen level-classic 7/26/2007 9:06:38 PM

Big congratulations on your 1st place win, Raymond! #4565639

Barbara Waldoch level-classic 7/26/2007 10:21:22 PM

Congratulations on this wonderful winner, Raymond! #4565793

Paul E. Earl level-classic 7/27/2007 3:39:25 AM

So well done, Raymond. A big congratulations on this well deserved winner. #4566418

Glenn E. Urquhart 7/27/2007 6:21:21 AM

Congratulations on your Golden Award, Raymond!!! Cheers, Glenn. #4567245

Cheryl E. Molennor 7/27/2007 8:14:06 AM

Congratulations on your win!! #4567834

Carol Teal 7/27/2007 3:36:33 PM

Congrats on your first place win! This is such an excellent image! I love everything about it! #4569242

Darryl Wilkinson 7/27/2007 7:57:52 PM

What a grand pose, capture and caption, Raymond! Congratulations on your win!! #4569987

Lorri Shank 7/27/2007 9:23:54 PM

Congratulations! The colors, elements and composition of this image are wonderful with a beautiful bird topping it all off. WoW! Lorri #4570113

Robert K. Bemus level-classic 7/27/2007 11:37:02 PM

Good idea to resbmit? Huge congrats on your 1st place win, Raymond! #4570280

Brenda c. McFarland 7/29/2007 11:30:41 PM

WHOOO Hoooo!!!! Way to go FIRST PLACE!!!! and two 2nd's. Do you want to come rub your good luck off on my gallery? I love this little bird he is just so cute. And the details are vididly sharp and clear! #4576628

LaRa Gamboa 7/30/2007 8:12:40 AM

Muchas felicidades!!! Tienes excelentes fotos! :o) Espero que algun dia me pases voladillos!!! #4578337

Patrick R. McMullen 8/2/2007 5:58:04 PM

Congratulations Raymond! Great minimalism!
Pat #4593200

Guy D. Biechele level-classic 8/6/2007 8:04:31 PM

Great style! Congrats on a deserving winner. #4611324

Janine Russell level-classic 8/7/2007 9:56:45 PM

Raymond, big congratulations on your First Place Winner! #4616580

Gabriella R. Kalipetis level-classic 8/12/2007 11:49:34 AM

Great shot! I love the compostition, and how the only color is of the bird and the faucet. Amazing job, and congratulations on the 1st place win! #4637186

Wade level-classic 8/19/2007 5:58:10 PM

Congratulations on your win. Wonderful colors to go along with a fine composition, way to go. #4670463

Regina L. Rickert level-classic 8/23/2007 6:42:29 AM

I don't know how I missed this one, but congratulations!! The clarity on this shot is amazing! #4687805

Esther Smith level-classic 8/30/2007 3:23:49 PM

I missed this too! I love this Raymond! Congratulations on your First Place Winner!! #4725270

Ivan Chacon level-classic 9/2/2007 12:27:27 AM

Congrats on your winner Raymond! :) #4734894

Hayden Cannon level-classic 9/6/2007 9:25:45 PM

Great photo Raymond very nice colors, lighting, composition and details great shot and well deserved winner! #4757933

Hurk (Steve) Hurkett level-classic 11/13/2007 3:22:38 PM

Super capture, Raymond .... I obviously missed it earlier ... but ... congratulations on this super FIRST PLACE WIN ..........

.................. Steve #5069714

Nancy (Peaches) Harker level-classic 11/13/2007 5:14:26 PM

I missed this also, Here it shows pays to re-submit. SUPER capture with awsome color and clarity,
BIG Congrtas on your win!!! #5070081

Jeffrey D. Estacio level-classic 7/27/2008 10:01:58 PM

Amazing shot here. #6238362

Sonia Bello level-classic 8/13/2009 8:27:44 PM

congrats! beautiful capture.
Very nice photostream :) #7846285

Ann Coates level-classic 9/8/2009 11:42:09 PM

Fantastic capture Raymond. No wonder it got a first place. #7927255

Songbird Cline level-classic 3/11/2012 8:37:29 PM

Beautiful!! Simply Excellent! #10033839

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f/5.6, 1/400, ISO-400, focal length 300mm.
I submitted this one about six months ago. I think maybe it's time to give it a second chance.
Minor adjustments were made in PS.

Uploaded on 6/16/2007 12:06:22 AM All Time Best Photo Contest Editor's Pick Photo Contest FIRST PLACE Winner

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