The King

Carol Sawyer 1/29/2008 3:18:55 AM

Beautiful portrait, colors and effects, Colette! #841595

Dominick M. Dimacale 1/29/2008 3:24:55 AM

Lovely animal image and treatments here, Colette.


Dominick #5411893

Aimee S. McMaster 1/29/2008 3:26:54 AM

...so majestic Colette....wonderful portrait...Aimee #5411903

Agnes Fegan 1/29/2008 3:29:44 AM

Wow...beautiful Colette...and Happy Anniversary yesterday :) #5411921

Pat Gamwell 1/29/2008 3:38:08 AM

Incredible work on this fabulous shot, Colette! The idea to soften his fur really enhances his magnificent face! #5411993

Bill Wyatt 1/29/2008 3:40:17 AM

Beautiful effects, gorgeous colors and light! #5412003

William Johnson 1/29/2008 3:48:01 AM

Great image and a lovely job in the "selective focus" of his main, Colette. Bill J. #5412032

Paul G Slate 1/29/2008 3:56:20 AM

What a fantastic capture! #5412052

Sheila Faryna 1/29/2008 3:56:30 AM

Wonderful image Colette!! Great effects :-) #5412055

Colleen Braun 1/29/2008 3:58:05 AM

love this, he looks so friendly... #5412065

Ray & Audrey Clarke 1/29/2008 3:59:33 AM

Beautiful image Colette,Lovely colours!!!(R) #5412075

Alan L. Borror 1/29/2008 3:59:55 AM

Love this animal portrait, Colette! Beautiful capture. #5412077

Ken Smith 1/29/2008 4:00:16 AM

He looks all decked out, ready for a gala evening! Excellent work and effects, Colette! #5412079

Margaret R. Barry 1/29/2008 4:00:41 AM

Beautiful lion portrait, Colette. Gorgeous colors, lighting and effects! #5412082

Carolyn M. Fletcher 1/29/2008 4:04:40 AM

He's a beauty!! #5412109

Tiia Vissak 1/29/2008 4:17:26 AM

a great portrait! #5412180

Ellen Hodges 1/29/2008 4:17:53 AM

Beautiful capture, Colette! #5412184

Jeff W. Robinson 1/29/2008 4:18:24 AM

A wonderful portrait Colette!! Jeff #5412188

Arlene Krassner 1/29/2008 4:25:01 AM

WOW
Outstanding use of effects to enhance this magnificent animal. #5412234

Mary L. Graham 1/29/2008 4:35:14 AM

Excellent Portrait and Beautiful effects Colette!! =) #5412283

Peter Appelbaum 1/29/2008 4:46:42 AM

Stunning portrait, awesome effects, Colette. Well done. Peter #5412317

Deb Koskovich 1/29/2008 4:47:40 AM

Wow, Colette! I love the sharp focus on the eyes, and the mane going soft. Wonderful work. #5412319

Bobby Ray Goodman 1/29/2008 4:49:56 AM

Stunning capture,Colette!!!!!! #5412327

Kay E. Mahoney 1/29/2008 5:07:17 AM

Nice capture, Colette. He is beautiful. Love the close up. #5412385

Jim Huffield 1/29/2008 5:07:46 AM

Awesome work, Colette. Jim #5412388

frank w. degenhardt 1/29/2008 5:38:33 AM

Colette- Good morning. What a spectacular shot of the king of beast.
So amazing. Lighting and clarity are outstanding. The colors are vivid and marvelous. The details are superb.
What wonderful work that is fitting for a king.
Have a great day, take care #5412536

Tammy Espino 1/29/2008 5:48:36 AM

Awesome capture! Love the soft blur around his head and the details on his face~ Georgous animal :) #5412594

Jeana Clark 1/29/2008 6:00:24 AM


This is just SPECTACULAR Colette!!
Fantastic results..what a beauty he is!!
WELL DONE!!!

~J~ #5412664

Su Sana E. P 1/29/2008 6:17:25 AM

Terrific capture and beautiful presentation, Colette!! #5412774

Teresa A. Burnett 1/29/2008 7:27:41 AM

Marvelous capture Colette!! Wonderful color, light and effects!! #5413101

Nadya Johnson 1/29/2008 7:40:02 AM

Fabulous capture of the King of Beasts, Colette! #5413145

Alexis Yobbagy 1/29/2008 8:18:23 AM

Great shot with STUNNING effects!!! #5413259

Angie Sidles 1/29/2008 8:35:08 AM

GORGEOUS capture and editing Colette!! #5413294

Mike Clime 1/29/2008 9:02:44 AM

Nice depth of field on this, Colette! #5413418

Shelly A. Van Camp 1/29/2008 9:38:07 AM

VERY Beautiful....love this! #5413564

Erika Haight 1/29/2008 9:42:21 AM

Beautiful effects on this Awesome image!!! He is outstanding! erika haight #5413595

Colette M. Metcalf 1/29/2008 9:44:35 AM

Thank you all VERY much!! #5413604

Lisa D. Greer 1/29/2008 10:29:22 AM

Absolutely fabulous image Colette! :) The effects here are perfect! #5413821

Melissa Gurdus 1/29/2008 10:29:29 AM

Wonderful portrait of this mighty king with great effects, Colette!! #5413823

Ashley Froehlich 1/29/2008 10:31:40 AM

Amazing capture!! Love the
effects on this..:) #5413838

Allison & John Overton 1/29/2008 10:47:06 AM

Beautiful image...love the blur effect #5413918

Susan Weisensel 1/29/2008 10:53:46 AM

Beautiful Colette, I love the soft effect. #5413935

Charlene Taylor 1/29/2008 10:55:53 AM

Hi Colette,
This is so sleek and beautiful! #5413943

Jessica Jenney 1/29/2008 11:14:27 AM

Gorgeous painterly effects, color and I love the way the lighting frames his mane! #5413984

Linda L. Ruiz 1/29/2008 11:40:40 AM

I love how you blurred the outside...it really makes his face stand out. Great job. #5414058

David Phalen 1/29/2008 11:49:09 AM

Excellent work! The clarity of his face blurring into the background is awesome. #5414095

Hendrik Storme 1/29/2008 11:49:25 AM

Beautiful! Love the softness, well done! #5414096

John Connolly 1/29/2008 1:10:45 PM

A marvelous pose, beautifully captured with excellent effects, Colette! #5414378

Claudia Kuhn 1/29/2008 2:01:01 PM

Wow Colette, beautiful painting on this king. Did you use Corel painter? #5414547

Karen Bacon 1/29/2008 2:19:29 PM

Holy cow Colette! AWESOME image!!! #5414629

Jen M 1/29/2008 2:20:42 PM

Beautiful portrait of a beautiful animal! Great effects too! #5414634

Nina Shields 1/29/2008 3:06:06 PM

Colette, awesome image of a magnificent subject; wonderful presentation, love the emphasis on the eyes! #5414841

Nancy (Peaches) Harker 1/29/2008 3:27:20 PM

One of the prettiest lion photos I have seen, Beautiful portrait Colette!!! #5414921

Sandra R. Alvey 1/29/2008 3:38:55 PM

Colette this is an incredible capture! Gorgeous color, selective clarity, effects and lighting. I love the POV and framing as well! Excellent capture hon! #5414959

Anita Hogue 1/29/2008 3:40:44 PM

So very beautiful, Colette! #5414966

Chua Wee Boo 1/29/2008 3:44:16 PM

So beautiful,Colette! #5414993

Mike Umbreit 1/29/2008 3:44:42 PM

Colette - Very beautiful shot and effects!! - Mike #5414995

Colette M. Metcalf 1/29/2008 4:09:46 PM

Thanks so much everyone!! I applied the Frac. filter on this Claudia. #5415085

Marilyn K. Lincecum 1/29/2008 4:26:05 PM

Love the focus on his eyes..great shot, fantastic lighting, colors and effects !! #5415146

Alex T. Mizuno 1/29/2008 5:10:14 PM

Indeed, he has a dignity of King. This is magnificent, Colette!! Perfect use of the effect too. #5415289

Cassie L. Woodlee 1/29/2008 5:14:32 PM

Stunning portrait Colette, looks like a painting!!!!!!!! #5415306

Michael G. Marshall 1/29/2008 5:34:59 PM

Outstanding Colette! I love the soft, rich colors and tones, the lighting as well as the special effect. Bravo! #5415395

Mary K. Robison 1/29/2008 6:33:04 PM

Wonderful capture of his regal expression and rich colors, and your effects are perfect here, Colette! #5415588

Lorraine A. Cook 1/29/2008 7:29:13 PM

WOW! He sure is looking 'dapper' especially with your excellent effects, Colette!<:)) #5415828

Deborah C. Lewinson 1/29/2008 8:04:15 PM

Dynamic image, Colette, very well done!
-Debby #5415959

Ujjwal Mukherjee 1/29/2008 10:51:36 PM

Wonderful portrait of this magnificent animal! #5416232

"emmanuel ""nolax""" N. Montemar 1/29/2008 11:42:44 PM

excellent use of effects on this fantastic animal portrait, Colette! #5416303

Stefania Barbier 1/29/2008 11:59:48 PM

WOOOOOWWW the title is right on!!! magnificent animal and capture!!! #5416356

Barbara Waldoch 1/30/2008 12:17:04 AM

Very regal and wonderful effects, Colette! #5416405

Paul E. Earl 1/30/2008 12:18:59 AM

Magnificent capture, Colette! #5416414

anonymous 1/30/2008 7:46:14 AM

Oh he looks so noble...wonderful capture, and outstanding effects! B- #5418003

Kimi A. Phillips 1/30/2008 9:31:55 AM

What else can be said? OUTSTANDING!!!! #5418410

Jim Baines 1/30/2008 1:49:07 PM

Wow! This is just perfect, Colette! A magnificent image and presentation!
Jim #5419524

Judy A. Lawhon 1/30/2008 1:54:37 PM

Oh, Colette, this is amazing...if this doesn't win, the editors need glasses!! #5419562

Colette M. Metcalf 1/30/2008 2:05:52 PM

Thank you all very much!! #5419623

Steven E. Ray 1/30/2008 2:24:40 PM

The King never looked so good. I want to pet him :) but I like my arm too. Outstanding photo Colette! #5419708

Heather L. Haderly 1/30/2008 4:01:48 PM

Superb Colette!!!!!!! #5420075

Joseph N. DiGilio 1/30/2008 7:02:19 PM

Wow! He sure looks majestic, Colette. I especially like the your selective focus and DOF. This is a wonderful shot. #5420781

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna 1/30/2008 7:21:39 PM

Incredible image, Colette!!!!!! ♫ k #5420872

Kirsten Kiki Kjaer 1/31/2008 1:28:48 AM

OMG - he is gorgeous!! Beautiful work, Colette. #5421664

Melissa Olsen 1/31/2008 5:22:59 AM

THIS IS FANTASTIC! I love him....if this doesn't get a win...then I don't know what will...it is Great! #5422572

Evy Johansen 1/31/2008 5:57:50 PM

Beautiful capture of The King, Colette!! :) #5425472

Lana Arcemont 2/1/2008 3:39:53 PM

Great effects, Colette! #5429701

sharon K. King 2/5/2008 5:01:13 AM

This is SO Beautiful !!!! #5446619

Colette M. Metcalf 2/5/2008 5:10:36 AM

Thank you all very much!! #5446702

Sam Britt 2/5/2008 4:51:57 PM

What a beautiful cat! Great portrait & effects, Colette. #5449742

Cindy Bendush 2/5/2008 7:10:39 PM

FANTASTIC image Colette! Beautiful treatment and presentation! #5450307

Robert K. Bemus 2/5/2008 9:48:50 PM

Beautiful portrait and use of effects, Colette...hope to see it again near the end of the month!! #5450768

Toni Riggs 2/5/2008 11:52:12 PM

Wonderful capture! This is beautiful! #5450978

Muriel Jackson 2/6/2008 1:33:52 AM

Incredible portrait Colette. What a proud King! #5451161

Colette M. Metcalf 2/6/2008 3:56:21 AM

Thank you so much!! #5451649

Lisa J. Boulden 2/6/2008 6:39:04 AM

Gorgeous, Colette!
~Lisa #5452543

Colette M. Metcalf 2/6/2008 7:57:58 PM

Thanks so much Lisa!!! #5455680

Debra R. Harder 2/7/2008 7:39:49 AM

GORGEOUS portrait, Colette, of this magnificent cat! Beautiful lighting, details and comp! Deb #5458311

Z. Banu 2/7/2008 5:33:32 PM

Amazing capture!Beautiful Portrait of King of the Jungle love the smooth effects Colette. Good job #5460896

Colette M. Metcalf 2/7/2008 7:41:21 PM

Thanks so much!! #5461574

JO ANN CLEVELAND 2/8/2008 2:50:26 PM

Wow! Love it!

jo ann c. #5465826

Colette M. Metcalf 2/8/2008 4:57:39 PM

Thanks so much Jo Ann!! #5466239

Mitch Spence 2/10/2008 11:40:50 AM

So very nice, Collette, with the great emphasis on the face and the softness all round it. #5474160

Laura L. Gonzales 2/11/2008 3:43:04 PM

Beautiful capture!!! Perfect pose. Well done! #5480209

Colette M. Metcalf 2/12/2008 4:39:06 AM

Thanks so much Mitch and Laura!! #5482985

Tammy Espino 2/22/2008 1:57:44 PM

Congrats Colette, I love this Image!! WHOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO #5532723

Manuel Barrera 2/22/2008 2:05:03 PM

congratulations #5532750

Deborah C. Lewinson 2/22/2008 2:18:15 PM

Congratulations on your finalist, Colette for this powerful and eye catching image!
-Debby #5532825

Sylvia Rossler 2/22/2008 2:30:21 PM

Gorgeous !!! Big congrats on your wonderful finalist Colette :o) #5532915

SaMi Martin 2/22/2008 2:31:53 PM

Beautiful portrait Colette; Congratulations on your finalist! #5532922

Aimee S. McMaster 2/22/2008 2:41:04 PM

......congratulations on your wonderful finalist Colette....Aimee #5533025

Nancy (Peaches) Harker 2/22/2008 2:41:10 PM

WHOOOOOOOOOOO HOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO
BIG congrats Colette!!! #5533026

Carol Sawyer 2/22/2008 2:46:31 PM

Congratulations on this great finalist, Colette! #5533096

anonymous 2/22/2008 2:47:43 PM

Congratulations Colette on your wonderful finalist! B- #5533112

Christian Rosito 2/22/2008 3:04:05 PM

Congratulations Colette. Well done! #5533272

Linda D. Lester 2/22/2008 3:08:24 PM

What a beauty....Congratulations! #5533316

Alex T. Mizuno 2/22/2008 3:09:33 PM

Congratulations Colette!! It's a great Finalist!! #5533330

Carla Metzler 2/22/2008 3:13:22 PM

Congratulations, Colette! #5533377

Shelly A. Van Camp 2/22/2008 3:18:25 PM

A Beauty! Congrats!! #5533444

Ellen Hodges 2/22/2008 3:21:52 PM

Congrats, Colette!! #5533491

Joannie M. Bertucci 2/22/2008 3:30:51 PM

Colette, congratulations on a stunning animal portrait! #5533615

Peter Appelbaum 2/22/2008 3:42:04 PM

Awesome finalist Colette. Congrats. Peter #5533796

Diane Dupuis-Kallos 2/22/2008 3:45:08 PM

Congrats!!!! Great capture! #5533836

Dianna Hauf 2/22/2008 3:46:39 PM

STUNNING capture well deserving of finalist! Congratulations and all the best next round Colette!!! ☺☺ #5533861

Patricia Ronan 2/22/2008 4:37:04 PM

Congrats on your finalist Colette:) #5534337

Cassie L. Woodlee 2/22/2008 5:46:43 PM

Well deserved CONGRATS Colette!!!!!!!!! #5534850

Stephanie Frey 2/22/2008 5:47:19 PM

Wow Colette! I can't believe I am just seeing this. Beautiful! Congrats on a well deserved win and gl with the next round. #5534860

Linda L. Ruiz 2/22/2008 5:54:19 PM

This is awesome. Huge congrats! #5534936

Kay E. Mahoney 2/22/2008 6:44:58 PM

Congratulations on your finalist, Colette. #5535304

Barbara Waldoch 2/22/2008 6:55:19 PM

Congratulations on this outstanding finalist, Colette! #5535370

Kristi A. Howson 2/22/2008 7:07:49 PM

Congratulations Colette on this beautiful finalist and Best Of Luck in the next Round! #5535486

Evy Johansen 2/22/2008 7:20:54 PM

Big congratulations on your beautiful finalist, Colette!! :) #5535615

Patrick Rouzes 2/22/2008 7:45:16 PM

A big CONGRATULATIONS,Colette!!! #5535842

Colleen Farrell 2/22/2008 7:52:31 PM

Breathtaking beauty! Congratulations on another gorgeous finalist, Colette! #5535930

sharon K. King 2/22/2008 7:57:13 PM

Congratulations!! #5535985

Bobby Ray Goodman 2/22/2008 8:00:30 PM

A very big congratulations,Colette. #5536019

Shannon D. Miller 2/22/2008 8:14:44 PM

CONGRATULATIONS girl!!! This is BEAUTIFUL! And so deserving, I know we will see it again! Shannon~ #5536114

Ujjwal Mukherjee 2/22/2008 8:51:10 PM

Congratulations on your beautiful finalist,Colette! #5536345

Jeana Clark 2/22/2008 9:08:46 PM


Big Congrats Colette!!!
Way to go on this
fantastic finalist!!!

~J~ #5536435

Laura L. Gonzales 2/22/2008 11:33:55 PM

Congrats Colette!!!! Way to go girl!

Laura #5536868

Stefania Barbier 2/23/2008 12:20:29 AM

huge congrats Colette!!!!! #5537022

Su Sana E. P 2/23/2008 2:40:50 AM

Congratulations on this great Finalist, Colette!! #5537318

Margaret R. Barry 2/23/2008 2:43:15 AM

Congratulations on this beautiful finalist, Colette! #5537324

Renee Doyle 2/23/2008 3:11:30 AM

Congratulations on this wonderful finalist Colette!! #5537398

Deb Koskovich 2/23/2008 4:24:09 AM

Congrats, Colette! #5537648

Sam Britt 2/23/2008 5:04:09 AM

Congratulations, Colette! #5537799

Mike Clime 2/23/2008 5:59:53 AM

Congrats, Colette! Awesome capture! #5538127

Jessica Jenney 2/23/2008 6:11:17 AM

Congratulations again, Colette! A beauty! #5538204

Danielle Fuller 2/23/2008 8:05:49 AM

That wasa a long scroll down...lol...Congrats Colette! Good luck in the next round girl!!!! #5538888

Lisa J. Boulden 2/23/2008 8:12:29 AM

Huge congrats on this beauty!
~♥~Lisa #5538945

Mitch Spence 2/23/2008 8:32:59 AM

Congratulations, Colette! #5539091

Ken Smith 2/23/2008 10:29:23 AM

Glad to see this made finalist! Congratulations!! #5539820

Cary Rogers 2/23/2008 10:43:32 AM

BIG CONGRATS, Colette! Wonderful textural treatment on this outstanding portrait! #5539879

Sandra R. Alvey 2/23/2008 11:18:25 AM

Woohoo Colette I'm so pleased they selected this image for you! I love this portrait and the treatments you used! #5540063

Hendrik Storme 2/23/2008 1:21:39 PM

Congratulations Colette! #5540579

Lynne Morris 2/23/2008 1:32:34 PM

Beautiful image Colette, huge congratulations on this wonderful finalist! #5540613

Cindy Bendush 2/23/2008 1:57:38 PM

Congratulations on your Finalist Colette! #5540691

Kathleen M. Rinker 2/23/2008 3:50:00 PM

Congrats on your finalist Colette!!! #5541041

Allen O. Howard 2/23/2008 3:55:58 PM

Awesome!!! Congratulations Colette! #5541063

Mary K. Robison 2/23/2008 5:30:13 PM

A big CONGRATULATIONS on this majestic finalist, Colette, and the best of luck to you in the next round! #5541351

Ronald F. Fischer 2/23/2008 8:43:08 PM

What a spectacular finalist, Colette! #5541994

"emmanuel ""nolax""" N. Montemar 2/24/2008 4:25:08 AM

BIG CONGRATULATIONS, Colette!! #5542932

Arlene Krassner 2/24/2008 4:35:29 AM

Congratulations Colette. #5542973

Jeff W. Robinson 2/24/2008 6:15:06 AM

Congrats Colette on your wonderful Finalist! Jeff #5543307

Cheryl E. Molennor 2/24/2008 9:01:18 AM

Awesome Colette!!Congratulations!! #5544159

Pat Gamwell 2/24/2008 9:34:29 AM

What a 'roarin' image...fabulous finalist! WTG, girl! #5544375

Karen Bacon 2/24/2008 10:23:23 AM

Congrats on this fabulous finalist Colette! #5544532

Emile Abbott 2/24/2008 12:32:18 PM

Congrats Colette. #5544969

Gail Vitikacs 2/24/2008 4:49:24 PM

Beautiful image...congratulations! #5545989

Carol Teal 2/24/2008 8:56:23 PM

A beautiful lion and wonderful effects! Congrats on your finalist! #5546848

Graeme Chow 2/24/2008 10:27:42 PM

Huge congratulation , Colette. Very soft and smooth image. #5547020

Kimi A. Phillips 2/25/2008 5:57:37 AM

SOOOOOO GLAD TO SEE THIS ONE IN THE FINALISTS!!!!!! #5548487

Cyn D Valentine 2/25/2008 5:58:22 AM

Congratulations Colette!! #5548492

Teresa A. Burnett 2/25/2008 8:00:49 PM

Big congratulations on this magnificent finalist Colette!! Good luck in the next round!! #5551813

Mary Timman 2/26/2008 6:07:18 AM

Beautiful portrait of the King. Lovely color and detail. Congratulations and good luck! #5554075

Linda Blair 2/27/2008 6:02:47 AM

Fabulous portrait....congratulations on your finalist...awesome work!!!!! ☺ #5561083

Barbara Helgason 2/27/2008 6:26:56 AM

Beautiful portrait of this amazing creature Colette! Congratulations. #5561174

Michael G. Marshall 2/27/2008 10:28:11 AM

Congratulations on your finalist Colette! A beautiful image! - Michael #5562388

Laurie Daily 2/28/2008 12:27:06 PM

He is so beautiful, Colette....Congratulations on your finalist!!!

#5568385

Kathleen R. Struckle 3/1/2008 9:42:08 PM

Congrats.Colette on your beautiful finalist!! #5580159

Kcalpesh B. Ajugia 3/12/2008 4:03:27 AM

Fantastic. Is that the fractalius filter effect? #5631338

Erica Murphy 3/23/2008 7:36:20 AM

Congratulations on this beautiful finalist Colette!!

Erica
#5682755

Siete Meeter 3/24/2008 6:13:51 AM

Wonderful image Colette!! Great effects, Congratulations on this beautiful finalist ! #5687309

Colette M. Metcalf 3/24/2008 8:01:42 AM

Thanks so much!! #5687936

Stephen Zacker 3/24/2008 12:28:14 PM

Bold and regal. Congrats! #5689533

Colette M. Metcalf 3/24/2008 2:00:15 PM

Thanks Stephen!! #5690020

Peggy J. Maguire 4/24/2008 4:40:47 AM

Stunning work Colette!! #5834015

Kevin Nugent 4/5/2013 7:14:27 PM

Excellent processing on this shot!!! #10642918

Colette M. Metcalf 4/7/2013 4:54:59 AM

Thank you:0) #10644070

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