The Wave

Dominick M. Dimacale level-addict 8/2/2007 3:30:07 AM

Great image and natural effects Linda...Dominick #704368

Agnes Fegan level-addict 8/2/2007 3:32:17 AM

I gave it a nice, soft and natural effect ! #4589916

Donald K. Cherry level-addict 8/2/2007 3:34:41 AM

Gorgeous image and natural effect, Linda! #4589928

Ray Clarke level-addict 8/2/2007 3:35:18 AM

Great use natural effects Linda, lovely photo (a) #4589932

Barbara Waldoch level-addict 8/2/2007 3:36:36 AM

How wonderful, Linda! Glorious colours! #4589939

Jeff Robinson level-addict 8/2/2007 3:41:35 AM

Sometimes the unexpected turns out in our favor! This is beautiful Linda!! Jeff #4589963

Dennis Flanagan level-addict 8/2/2007 3:42:37 AM

Waving good bye on your way to Wyoming? Have a fun trip. #4589966

Paul G Slate level-addict 8/2/2007 3:44:41 AM

This is stunning work!! I love the feel of the colors and tones!very soft and inviting! #4589979

Linda D. Lester level-addict 8/2/2007 3:46:29 AM

From William Raco

Very beautiful color, light and DoF
Excellent photo, Linda!


Alan L. Borror 8/2/2007 3:53:49 AM

This is beautiful, Linda! Great assist from the wind. LOL! #4590032

Colette M. Metcalf 8/2/2007 4:06:32 AM

WOW! This is SO pretty, Linda!! #4590086

Jim Huffield 8/2/2007 4:13:14 AM

AWESOME!!!! #4590136

Roger Bernabo 8/2/2007 4:32:07 AM

Great colors and your image flows like poetry. #4590269

Anita Hogue 8/2/2007 4:39:25 AM

I'm glad it blew, makes for an excellent image! #4590331

Wally Orlowsky 8/2/2007 5:01:31 AM

Talk about serendipity! Terrific capture, Linda ... looks like a bird's wing. #4590464

Judyann Plante 8/2/2007 5:05:11 AM

Gotta love the unexpected! Fantastic image, Linda!

Judyann <>< #4590499

Heather 8/2/2007 5:05:54 AM

Cool Capture with wonderful Effects! #4590505

Joy Rector 8/2/2007 5:37:11 AM

awesome #4590745

Murry Grigsby 8/2/2007 5:56:00 AM

A gift from Mother Nature for those that a ready :0) Wonderful light and colors Linda! #4590834

Linda Blair 8/2/2007 6:10:05 AM

Awesome!!!!!!!!! #4590886

Shawn Jennings level-addict 8/2/2007 7:21:15 AM

Another beauty! #4591166

Carla Metzler 8/2/2007 8:17:40 AM

Beautiful, Linda! #4591342

JO ANN CLEVELAND 8/2/2007 8:51:02 AM

These are just gorgeous Linda! Great image!

jo ann c. #4591467

BILLY R. PARKER 8/2/2007 9:05:36 AM


Dr Silly level-addict 8/2/2007 9:38:56 AM

Did you thank the wind? Love it. :O)

Kirsi Bertolini 8/2/2007 10:51:51 AM

awesome as always my friend! Kirsi #4591901

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna 8/2/2007 1:24:54 PM

Gorgeous, Linda!!!!! Both of them are!!!! The one from the other day and this one!!!!! I think I'm in Heaven again!!!!! :-) k #4592240

Cathy Barrows 8/2/2007 2:59:42 PM

well think goodness for the wind...believe you have a winner #4592593

Ken Smith level-addict 8/2/2007 3:03:46 PM

Well blow me down! Super shot,'ve nailed this one!! #4592615

David Phalen level-addict 8/2/2007 5:55:27 PM

Wind equals Winner! #4593184

Barbara Sharts 8/2/2007 11:51:03 PM

Stunning! #4594175

Ronald F. Fischer 8/3/2007 2:33:46 AM

I agree with DAvid...WINNER!! #4594564

Stefania Barbier level-addict 8/3/2007 3:58:23 AM

not back from vacations yet (in Sept.), but again I found some internet connection today... wow Linda... gorgeous capture!! #4594993

Judy V. Kennamer level-addict 8/3/2007 5:46:14 AM

Gorgeous Linda!! #4595597

Tarun Bose 8/3/2007 12:44:32 PM

Very artistic capture. Lovely colours and tones. I love the movement due to wind. Great shot Linda. #4597226

Linda Boehme level-addict 8/3/2007 7:32:38 PM

Great way to work with the wind, Linda! Beautiful! #4598461

Cristi Bastian 8/5/2007 10:17:05 PM

Linda, this is stunning! It's going into my favorite photos! #4606364

Su Sana E. P level-addict 8/6/2007 7:07:51 AM

Totally exquisite macro, Linda!! so very beautiful!! #4608347

Lois Adomite level-addict 8/6/2007 2:31:43 PM

Linda, this is just beautiful. The wind was a good thing. Lois #4609945

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-addict 8/7/2007 6:02:04 PM

Creative and original, great colors and design elements!!! #4615805

Karen E. Wojnarowicz 8/9/2007 5:34:01 AM

Stunning DOF and motion, But the colors are incredible. #4623292

Roger D. Meador 8/9/2007 6:55:15 AM

Worked out rather nicely. #4623608

Dave Sanders 8/24/2007 3:36:25 PM

WOW !!!!!! I missed this one. How are things ?? #4693624

Carla Metzler 9/21/2007 11:15:25 AM

Congratulations, Linda! #4821293

Shawn Jennings level-addict 9/21/2007 11:51:27 AM

Another beauty! Congratulations on your finalist, Linda! #4821603

Steve Rice 9/21/2007 1:07:41 PM

linda,Congratulations on a excellent finalist. Good luck in the next round. #4822370

eileen bedford 9/21/2007 1:27:06 PM

Congratulations on your finalist Linda, well done....... #4822563

Deborah C. Lewinson level-addict 9/21/2007 3:11:46 PM

WOW, Stunning finalist, Linda!
-Debby #4823270

Crossroad Photography level-addict 9/21/2007 4:29:51 PM

Congrats on this beautiful finalist and good luck in the next round! #4823857

Robin R. level-addict 9/21/2007 7:02:07 PM

Beautiful. Wonderful color. #4824540

Jeana Clark level-addict 9/21/2007 11:01:59 PM


~Jeana~ #4825516

Alison Krylowski level-addict 9/22/2007 7:54:40 AM

Congratulations Linda, beautiful! #4827165

Raymond Pauly level-addict 9/22/2007 9:47:24 AM

Beautiful finalist! Congratulations! #4827536

Linda Blair level-addict 9/22/2007 3:00:50 PM

Great finalist....Linda, congrats!!!! ☺ #4828708

Tarun Bose level-addict 9/22/2007 5:01:46 PM

Big congrats Linda for your excellent finalist. #4829053

Cathy Barrows 9/23/2007 7:55:06 AM

Congrats on your finalist...thanks goodness for wind cuz it is a beauty #4831977

Emile Abbott level-addict 9/23/2007 9:59:54 AM

Congratulation yet again Linda on another finalist waving in the breeze. #4832503

Kathy L. Clark level-addict 9/23/2007 6:42:17 PM

Linda this is such a deserving finalist. Congratulations. #4834240

Alison Krylowski level-addict 9/24/2007 10:26:45 AM

Congratulations Linda. This is just stunning! #4837807

Dr Silly level-addict 9/24/2007 10:32:24 AM

Congratulation Linda, on one of my favorite shots getting a 1st Place Gold. :O)

Sharon Day level-addict 9/24/2007 10:33:21 AM

Awesome photo, Linda!!!! Big congratulations on your 1st Place Win!!! WTG! #4837845

Susan T. Evans level-addict 9/24/2007 10:38:39 AM

Congrats Linda on this awesome first place winner. #4837872

Evy Johansen level-addict 9/24/2007 10:38:54 AM

Huge congratulations on your first place win, Linda!! #4837873

Joan Kocak 9/24/2007 10:39:06 AM

CONGRATS LINDA, outstanding work! #4837874

JO ANN CLEVELAND 9/24/2007 10:45:23 AM

This is just fantastic and very well deserved BIG WINNER!

jo ann c. #4837914

Terry L. Ellis level-addict 9/24/2007 10:45:40 AM

Awesome, Linda! Congratualtions on your First Place Winner!!!! WTG! #4837918

Raymond Pauly level-addict 9/24/2007 10:48:54 AM

Beautiful winner! Congratulations! #4837943

Dan Holm level-addict 9/24/2007 10:50:02 AM

Absolutely gorgeous, Linda!! CONGRATULATIONS on this most deserving Winner! #4837956

Mary Timman 9/24/2007 10:56:53 AM

Huge Congratulations Linda!!! #4838019

Laura E. OConnor 9/24/2007 10:57:57 AM


Shawn Jennings level-addict 9/24/2007 11:04:21 AM

WTG Linda! Congratulations on this wonderful win! #4838083

Cyn Valentine level-addict 9/24/2007 11:04:56 AM

Big congratulations Linda...awesome winner!! #4838088

Judy V. Kennamer level-addict 9/24/2007 11:08:12 AM

WTG Girl!! I knew this was a winner!! You are the Queen of Flower Shots!! #4838118

Phil Stith 9/24/2007 11:08:48 AM

Congrats on a well deserved winner!!! #4838124

RC Fritz 9/24/2007 11:16:22 AM

Congratulations. Beautiful WINNER! #4838180

Alan L. Borror 9/24/2007 11:17:34 AM

Congratulations again on this beautiful winner, Linda! #4838192

Lorri Shank 9/24/2007 11:31:09 AM

Congratulations, Linda! Both of the images in this series that I've seen are favorites of mine. Beautiful color and comp! Well deserved win! #4838271

Chastity Abbott 9/24/2007 11:33:58 AM

WOW WOW WOW!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
AWESOME and big congrats to you!!!!! #4838287

Dennis Flanagan 9/24/2007 11:36:03 AM

And to think, I used to be your driver. :-) Congratulations #4838300

Stefania Barbier level-addict 9/24/2007 11:40:20 AM

congrats on your gorgeous win Linda!!!!!!! #4838322

Gary Lange level-addict 9/24/2007 11:46:53 AM

Many congrats, Linda! #4838362

Jeana Clark level-addict 9/24/2007 11:47:26 AM



~Jeana~ #4838365

Jenny Bosmans 9/24/2007 12:13:25 PM

Congratulations on this super 1st place winner, Linda! :) #4838475

Lynne Morris 9/24/2007 12:15:20 PM

Congratulations on this awesome winner Linda. #4838489

Terry Cervi level-addict 9/24/2007 12:27:30 PM

Gorgeous work, Linda! Congrats on your 1st place win! #4838569

BILLY R. PARKER 9/24/2007 12:30:16 PM


Marsha S. Smith 9/24/2007 12:30:40 PM

Spectacular! Congratulations!!!!!! #4838586

Kate Jackson level-addict 9/24/2007 12:31:59 PM

Fantastic win Linda! I adore this! #4838601

Steve Rice 9/24/2007 1:12:35 PM

Lina, Congratulations on a wonderful capture #4838821

Deborah C. Lewinson level-addict 9/24/2007 1:27:37 PM

Linda, hearty congrats on your 1st Place Win!!!
-Debby #4838883

Sharon King level-addict 9/24/2007 1:31:36 PM

I LOVE this Linda! A huge Congrats to you! #4838902

Stanley J. Contrades level-addict 9/24/2007 1:38:09 PM

Big CONGRATULATIONS on your First Place win with this outstanding image, Linda!!
Much Aloha,
Stan #4838934

Judyann Plante 9/24/2007 1:41:00 PM

Linda, Warmest congratulations on this well-deserved first place win!!!

Judyann <>< #4838944

anonymous 9/24/2007 1:54:52 PM

Big Congrats Linda on your fabulous First Place Win! B- #4839008

Susan Fox 9/24/2007 2:11:44 PM

Awesome first place photo! Wonderful selective focus, comp. and colors. Congrats Linda!!! #4839058

Monika Sapek level-addict 9/24/2007 2:50:33 PM

Congratulations on your First Place Win, Linda!

Linda D. Lester level-addict 9/24/2007 3:32:25 PM

I am so excited...I have never won first place before and it is wonderful!

Thank you everyone, BP and all the wonderful members and friends of this site. #4839399

Nancy (Peaches) Harker level-addict 9/24/2007 3:37:45 PM

BIG congrat's on your beautiful first place win!!! #4839420

Anna Diederich level-addict 9/24/2007 3:40:25 PM

Congratulations, Linda! #4839432

Claudia Kuhn level-addict 9/24/2007 3:48:00 PM

Gorgeous Linda, congratulations on your first place win! #4839482

Linda Blair level-addict 9/24/2007 3:48:35 PM

Congratulations on 1st place...Linda...well deserved!!!! ☺ #4839486

Susan Jane Allen level-addict 9/24/2007 3:49:31 PM

Big congrats on this INCREDIBLE macro! #4839497

eileen bedford level-addict 9/24/2007 3:53:08 PM

Congratulations on this beautiful winner Linda, so well done... #4839524

Tom Andersen level-addict 9/24/2007 4:23:57 PM

Very beautiful image, Linda! Congratulations on your win! #4839742

Tamera S. Phillips 9/24/2007 4:37:37 PM

Congrats on this beautiful image Linda. Love the colors! #4839854

Tarun Bose 9/24/2007 4:47:20 PM

Big congrats Linda for your first prize winner. #4839928

Mike D. Perez level-addict 9/24/2007 5:10:55 PM

Congratulations on your terrific 1st Place Win, Linda! #4840102

Phil Cannon level-addict 9/24/2007 5:12:28 PM

Awesome - congratulations!!! #4840116

Laurie Daily level-addict 9/24/2007 5:12:35 PM

Sometimes the wind works to your advantage... it certainly did here! Congrats, Linda! #4840117

David Phalen level-addict 9/24/2007 5:26:08 PM

Wind is good. :) BIG congrats on a well deserved Winner! #4840209

Mary K. Robison 9/24/2007 5:28:43 PM

CONGRATULATIONS to you, Linda, on your First Place Win! #4840225

Susan M. Hembree level-addict 9/24/2007 5:39:37 PM

Beautiful, Linda! Congratulations on the 1st place win! #4840306

Su Sana E. P level-addict 9/24/2007 6:00:09 PM

Congratulations on your First Place Win, Linda!! #4840422

Cathy Barrows 9/24/2007 6:16:01 PM

Congrats on your 1st place of my favs of yours #4840501

Joan Powell 9/24/2007 6:51:51 PM

Congrats on this beauty of a win !!!! #4840743

Vikram Jamwal 9/24/2007 7:08:22 PM

Congrats on lovely wind Linda!!! #4840838

Kay E. Mahoney level-addict 9/24/2007 7:13:54 PM

Congratulations on your first place winner. #4840871

Stan Kwasniowski 9/24/2007 8:01:26 PM

Linda, Congratulations #4841194

Lois Adomite level-addict 9/24/2007 8:31:10 PM

Congratulations this was a wonderful entry. Lois #4841320

Laurence Saliba level-addict 9/24/2007 8:53:08 PM

BIG congrat's on your beautiful first place win!!! #4841362

Gene Spears 9/24/2007 10:25:59 PM

beautiful image, Linda - congratulations! #4841514

Ken Smith level-addict 9/25/2007 3:44:53 AM

Wow! what an honor. Congratulations, Linda. What a month! #4842327

Stephen Zacker 9/25/2007 3:48:04 AM

Stunning. Congratulations #4842358

Paul Conlan 9/25/2007 4:06:55 AM

Wonderful image Linda! Congratulations on your win! #4842512

Kathy L. Clark 9/25/2007 5:40:32 AM

Wow Linda I'm so happy for you. Congrats on this winning beauty. #4843045

Alison Krylowski level-addict 9/25/2007 5:45:25 AM

Linda, I just have to tell you again how much I LOVE this image. The colors in the background are stunning. Do you sell your work?! #4843073

Esra Belgin level-addict 9/25/2007 7:02:37 AM

Beautiful image, Linda. Congratulations on your win. #4843630

Jill Flynn level-addict 9/25/2007 8:23:30 AM

Congratulations on your FIRST PLACE win Linda! It's a beauty! #4843947

Glenn E. Urquhart 9/25/2007 8:36:02 AM

A Very Big Congratulations on your Gold Medal, Linda!!! Truely Well Deserved! Cheers, Glenn. #4844001

Susan M. Smith 9/25/2007 8:40:28 AM

Linda, a beautiful capture in every sense. Congrats on a well deserved 1st Place! Susan #4844013

Mick Burkey level-addict 9/25/2007 9:13:00 AM

Great timing, Linda, and a beautiful result! Congratulations on your 1st Place Win. #4844133

Ermanno Radice 9/25/2007 9:28:22 AM

Big congratulations on your First Place Win, Linda!!!! #4844196

Wendy Stevenson 9/25/2007 10:50:32 AM

Big Congrats Linda on your FIRST PLACE WIN! Stunningly beautiful image!! #4844597

Diana L. Ralph 9/25/2007 9:22:53 PM

Congratulations on this amazing colorful image! #4846491

Cora Miller level-addict 9/25/2007 11:45:14 PM

Gorgeous light and great composition. Congratulations on your win. #4846776

Joannie Bertucci level-addict 9/25/2007 11:54:40 PM

The wind blew you right into a first place win, congratulations Linda, gorgeous image! #4846799

Cliff & Patti Smith 9/26/2007 6:02:14 AM

A big congratulations on your well deserved first place win Linda! Gorgeous image! #4847985

Datha Y. Thompson 9/26/2007 8:09:52 AM

Congratulations!! Gorgeous Image :0) #4848615

Sandy Stigliano 9/27/2007 5:39:27 AM

Congratulations Linda, I love this shot!! #4852302

Bill Houghton 9/28/2007 12:38:00 AM

Congratulations on this beautiful win Linda. You deserve it. Bill

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Bill Houghton Photography #4855803

Debra Booth 9/29/2007 7:22:18 AM

Big congrats to you Linda on your first place win!! It's a gorgeous image! #4860504

Janine Russell level-addict 9/29/2007 12:31:47 PM

Linda, great colors, lighting, composition and selective focus; big congratulations on your First Place Win! #4861586

Emile Abbott level-addict 9/29/2007 3:39:43 PM

Most wonderful winner and congratulations Linda on a 1st place. #4862062

Kristi A. Howson level-addict 9/30/2007 12:18:48 PM

Linda, congratulations on your First Place Winner!!! Glorious color and composition! #4865236

Darryl Wilkinson 9/30/2007 12:24:34 PM

Fascinating win, Linda! Congratulations!! #4865258

Pat Abbott 10/1/2007 5:35:37 AM

Very beautiful, congratulations! #4868430

Dominick M. Dimacale level-addict 10/1/2007 5:32:42 PM

Congratulations Linda on your First Place win!!!

Dominick #4871042

Vicki Hunt 10/2/2007 5:21:42 AM

This is so wonderful! Congratulations! #4872660

Kathleen K. Parker level-addict 10/2/2007 6:36:04 PM

Congratulations, Linda! I am so far behind. Sorry. This is marvelous!!
KK #4875435

Wally Orlowsky 10/5/2007 11:17:47 AM

Belated congratulations on this special (and serendipitous) winner, Linda!!! #4886676

Lori Carlson 10/6/2007 10:31:50 AM

This has total wow-factor, Linda!!! Big congrats to you on this stunning shot!! :0) #4890017

Inge S. Lasmana level-addict 10/6/2007 1:04:18 PM

Very beautiful color and effects, Linda! congratulations! #4890543

Cathy M. Gromball 10/7/2007 12:24:37 PM

Congratulations on your wonderful First Place win, Linda!

Cathy :) #4894046

Murry Grigsby 10/10/2007 6:42:47 AM

Congrats on turning this natural flare into a winning photo Linda! Great design and colors!! #4907038

Ellen Hodges level-addict 10/19/2007 4:14:32 AM

Beautiful image, congrats! #4947681

Gunther Allen level-addict 8/20/2013 5:37:30 PM

Just a work of art... The colors and eye for a great composition! Awesome!! #10815105

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