Fallen Leaf Star

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Fallen Leaf Star

Dominick M. Dimacale level-addict 4/23/2008 6:45:26 AM

Great find, Doc.

Dominick #906900

Kristy A. Keene 4/23/2008 6:47:54 AM

Fantastic, Doc! #5829542

Melinda F. Schneider level-addict 4/23/2008 7:03:55 AM

Really cool! I love the way the tip of the bottom leaflet curls up. #5829642

Karen Engelbreth 4/23/2008 7:40:37 AM

Wonderful capture, Doc! #5829860

Les Rhoades level-addict 4/23/2008 11:10:13 AM

Well seen Doc! I like the non-distracting blured BG. #5830632

Tiia Vissak 4/23/2008 11:20:29 AM

a beautiful image! #5830664

Christine Czernin level-addict 4/23/2008 1:59:55 PM

Beautiful. I like the quiet, dreamy mood. #5831132

Nikki McDonald level-addict 4/23/2008 2:43:58 PM

Very cool misty, moody background and a nicely detailed leaf. I like it, Doc. #5831228

Erin Appelbaum level-addict 4/23/2008 4:41:17 PM

Fabulous eye Doc. Great composition and lighting. Peter #5831573

Rajeev Kashyap 4/24/2008 12:06:20 PM

Wonderful capture, Doc! #5836351

Graham Robards level-addict 4/24/2008 12:59:28 PM

Brillian find again as usual Dr. Silly constantly on the lookout,I love the way your mind works. I say to Graham "h oh, look at that shot" and he says "we can't pull over' so ours are hum drum by comparison! Well done my friend. ~Pat R #5836651

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna 4/24/2008 3:35:34 PM

Fantastic details, Doc. Super find and shot!!!!! ♫ k #5837320

Joy Rector 4/25/2008 8:15:52 AM

love this shot #5840172

Susan M. Hembree level-addict 4/27/2008 11:11:20 AM

Wow! Great image here, Doc! The clarity and details are there. And the composition gives a very deep emotional tone that is quite appealing. Very nice job on this. #5848495

Daniella Puente 4/27/2008 2:39:28 PM

GREAT photo! Love the tones and focus on the leaf...very beautiful detail you capture Doc :) #5849156

Erika Haight 4/27/2008 6:52:22 PM

This is OUTSTANDING WORK Doc!!! #5850070

Nadya Johnson 4/28/2008 6:36:26 PM

I just had to put this in my Faves! What a gorgeous capture, Doc! #5855310

John Caruso 4/30/2008 12:40:03 PM

I missed this one when it came out, and I'm sorry I did. Great work here, Doc! #5863416

Datha Y. Thompson 8/13/2008 5:30:41 AM

CONGRATULATIONS DOC!!!! WoooHoooo :0) #6307635

Kate Jackson level-addict 8/13/2008 5:36:51 AM

Congratulations Doc - this is so beautiful to behold! #6307640

Dolly L. Davis 8/13/2008 5:38:30 AM

Woohoo!!! Congrats Doc! Great image and PCA win!!! #6307644

Kara L. Hendricks level-addict 8/13/2008 5:39:28 AM

Oh my goodness Doc... How ever did I miss this??? It needs to be re-subbed!!

Congrats!!!! #6307648

Bob Cournoyer level-addict 8/13/2008 5:42:21 AM

Congrats, Doc, on your great PCA win! #6307653

Michelle R. Kovach 8/13/2008 5:47:17 AM

Congrats Doc! #6307660

Nikki McDonald level-addict 8/13/2008 5:53:59 AM

Beautiful PCA win, Doc. Congratulations. #6307673

Cheryl E. Davis 8/13/2008 5:56:59 AM

WTG DOC! Beautiful capture! #6307681

Susie Peek-Swint 8/13/2008 6:02:56 AM

Many congrats on this beautiful capture Doc ~ a great PCA win! #6307704

Les Rhoades level-addict 8/13/2008 6:15:39 AM

Congrats on the PCA win!
you had my vote #6307770

Alison Greenwood level-addict 8/13/2008 6:35:54 AM

Love the muted colours. Congratulations on your PCA. What a great badge! #6307890

Lisa D. Greer 8/13/2008 7:22:40 AM

Congrats Doc! I knew this was a winner! :) #6308012

Katarina Mansson 8/13/2008 8:33:13 AM

Congratulations Doc! What a star!! #6308270

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-addict 8/13/2008 8:45:32 AM

A very beautiful image Doc, congratulations on your PCA win! #6308309

Christine Czernin level-addict 8/13/2008 9:15:24 AM

BIG congrats on your PCA win. Well deserved. #6308418

Dr Silly 8/13/2008 9:29:04 AM

Thank you everyone for your kind comments. :O)

eileen bedford 8/13/2008 11:18:46 AM

Congrats Doc for your win, it's so beautifully done...... #6308783

Cesar J. La Rosa 8/13/2008 11:58:03 AM

Congratulations, Doc on your very well-deserved PCA Win!!!
Cesar #6308921

Susan Fox 8/13/2008 12:23:25 PM

Congrats on your PCA win Doc! #6308997

Kara L. Hendricks level-addict 8/13/2008 1:24:30 PM

It's AWESOME!! Tagging!!!..


Don't worry, if you re-enter.. I'll tag that one too..:))) #6309170

Susan M. Hembree level-addict 8/16/2008 11:26:28 AM

Awesome shot, Doc! Congratulations on your wonderful PCA! #6321680

Jillian Danielson 10/11/2010 7:20:38 AM

beautiful Doc!!! #8959857

Christine Czernin level-addict 10/11/2010 7:43:04 AM

Congrats Doc. One of my favorits. #8959875

Kara L. Hendricks level-addict 10/11/2010 6:15:40 PM

Glad you are Doc.... Love this sooo much!!! #8961077

Nikki McDonald level-addict 10/11/2010 6:30:53 PM

Terrific job, Doc, and I'm loving it on the home page already. Congratulations on the gallery showcase at 101. #8961093

Usman M. Bajwa level-addict 10/11/2010 8:19:11 PM

A great eye and composition to capture this as good as you did, Doc. CONGRATZ on 101 POTW feature gallery!

UB. #8961300

Katarina Mansson 10/11/2010 10:26:16 PM

Beautiful autumn picture with lovely mood. Congratulations on your POTW Doc! #8961368

Joy Rector 10/12/2010 3:58:45 AM

congrats Doc #8961591

Amanda D. Austwick level-addict 10/12/2010 10:32:40 AM

FABULOUS image Doc!!! Congratulations on the 101 POTD!!! #8962262

Nancyj E. Hovey level-addict 11/14/2010 3:16:46 PM

Gorgeous image, and one that reminds me of a cold frost morning! Excellent presentation! 8o) #9034019

Nikki McDonald level-addict 11/14/2010 8:38:12 PM

Much as I like Leaf Rest Stop -- I think the composition is excellent and love the combination of the organic shape of the leaf and the linear boards -- I have to agree with everyone else and say that this capture is a winner! It's my favorite of your October entries, Doc, but of course I wish you good luck with all of them. #9034321

Renee Doyle level-addict 11/15/2010 1:24:22 PM

Well seen and beautiful captured Doc!!! Congratulations!! #9036072

Nancyj E. Hovey level-addict 11/15/2010 1:57:27 PM

on your finalist! 8o) #9036480

Tiia Vissak level-addict 11/15/2010 2:05:39 PM

Congratulations! #9036602

Melissa G. Meiselman 11/15/2010 2:23:52 PM

Congratulations on this exquisite finalist!! #9036783

Merna L. Nobile 11/15/2010 2:58:54 PM

I would personally like to congratulate you on your winning photograph for October, 2010 and wish you a Happy Thanksgiving. Merna Nobile #9037130

Kristy A. Keene 11/15/2010 3:39:30 PM

Woo Hoo! WTG Doc! #9037536

Nikki McDonald level-addict 11/15/2010 4:27:14 PM

Doesn't get any better than this, Doc. So very glad you listened :) Congratulations on the finalist and best of luck in the next round. #9038093

Christopher Budny level-addict 11/15/2010 4:51:10 PM

Really beautifully captured, Doc! The background is spectacular. Congratulations! #9038304

Jillian Danielson level-addict 11/15/2010 4:59:28 PM

big CONGRATS,DOC!!! #9038381

Amanda D. Austwick level-addict 11/15/2010 7:27:17 PM

Well done Doc, what a beautiful image!!! Congratulations!!! #9039452

Bunny Snow level-addict 11/15/2010 8:45:32 PM

And, PG 101 was correct.
You have the eye of a photographer, Doc. This is perfectly captured and the background is amazing. A beautiful finalist, Doc. Congratulations!!! #9039840

Phyllis H. Burchett 11/15/2010 8:53:18 PM

Wonderful capture and way to see, congrats on your finalist! #9039862

Usman M. Bajwa level-addict 11/15/2010 9:24:46 PM

Huge CONGRATZ on the Finalist Award and good luck in the next round, Doc. Lets make it Golden now!

UB. #9039933

Stefania Barbier level-addict 11/15/2010 10:41:10 PM

fantastic finalist, congratulations! #9040098

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-addict 11/15/2010 10:58:14 PM

I am so happy for you Doc, congratulations on your finalist!! #9040169

Dr Silly 11/16/2010 2:30:47 AM

Thank you everyone for your congratulations. :O) #9040340

Stephanie Frey 11/16/2010 3:10:27 AM

Congratulations on your beautiful finalist, Doc! Love the gorgeous DOF. #9040407

Carol Eade level-addict 11/16/2010 7:22:28 AM

Fantastic finalist, Doc, congrats! #9041258

Mitch Spence level-addict 11/16/2010 10:13:42 AM

Congratulations, Doc. Your friends were right! It's beautiful. #9041924

JO ANN CLEVELAND level-addict 11/16/2010 11:57:10 AM

Congratulations on this great finalist Dr. Sily, good advice!

jo ann c. #9042223

Patrick Rouzes level-addict 11/16/2010 2:35:26 PM

CONGRATULATIONS & good luck on this incredible finalist, Doc! WTG! #9042763

Ken Smith level-addict 11/17/2010 4:10:29 AM

Awesome, Doc. Congrats!!! #9044301

Christine Czernin level-addict 11/17/2010 6:33:15 AM

Congratulations,Doc. A perfectly beautiful finalist. Good luck. #9044696

Carol Flisak level-addict 11/17/2010 7:02:30 AM

Beautiful image, Dr Silly... congrats for your finalist! #9044803

Stefania Barbier level-addict 11/17/2010 10:59:48 AM

huge congrats on your gorgeous winner! #9045357

Jillian Danielson level-addict 11/17/2010 11:00:35 AM

YAY!!!!!!!!!!!! Doc!!!!!!!!!!! congrats on your winner!!!!!! #9045362

Tiia Vissak level-addict 11/17/2010 11:03:32 AM

Congratulations! #9045373

Judy V. Kennamer level-addict 11/17/2010 11:15:11 AM

Beautiful winner DOC!!! Congrats!!! (You should always listen to your friends!!!) #9045426

Monnie Ryan 11/17/2010 11:17:15 AM

Fabulous, Doc -- BIG congratulations on your win! #9045435

Kara L. Hendricks level-addict 11/17/2010 11:20:40 AM

:))))))))) #9045455

Patrick Rouzes level-addict 11/17/2010 11:55:15 AM

CONGRATULATIONSon this Incredible Winner, Doc! WTG! #9045579

Sherry L. Davis level-addict 11/17/2010 12:04:19 PM

Congratulations on your beautiful winner, Doc! WTG!!! #9045615

Susan M. Hembree level-addict 11/17/2010 12:24:43 PM

Congratulations, Doc! #9045692

Elida Gutierrez 11/17/2010 12:25:40 PM

I'm so happy for you, CONGRATS!!! #9045695

Renee Doyle level-addict 11/17/2010 12:28:15 PM

WTG Doc!!! Congratulations!! #9045703

Dr Silly level-addict 11/17/2010 12:38:22 PM

Thank you everyone for your congrats, this is not the first gold for me, but it is the one that makes me the happiest. :O) #9045729

Joannie Bertucci level-addict 11/17/2010 12:49:45 PM

Always listen to your friends Doc, especially when they are right! :-) Congratulations on this unique autumn composition and win! #9045796

Christine Czernin level-addict 11/17/2010 1:03:13 PM

Fantastic, Doc. HUGE congrats #9045876

Susie Peek-Swint 11/17/2010 1:05:10 PM

Many congrats on your gold Doc ~ this is a beautiful and well-deserved winner! #9045886

Mary Beth Aiello level-addict 11/17/2010 1:54:02 PM

Just outstanding, Doc. Huge congrats on this gorgeous GOLD. #9046024

Anita Hogue 11/17/2010 2:10:51 PM

A big congratulations on your wonderful winner, Doc! #9046111

Sam Britt 11/17/2010 2:33:27 PM

Big Congrats on your win!! #9046176

Nancyj E. Hovey level-addict 11/17/2010 3:01:57 PM

Congratulations on your WINNER! 8o) #9046283

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-addict 11/17/2010 3:35:18 PM

Happy Dance!!! A huge congratulations Doc, I am soooooooo happy to see this in the WINNERS CIRCLE!!! #9046457

Michael Umbreit level-addict 11/17/2010 3:52:21 PM

Doc - Congratulations!! - Mike #9046536

Randy D. Dinkins level-addict 11/17/2010 4:12:42 PM

Your friends were right, congratulations! #9046612

Patti Coblentz level-addict 11/17/2010 4:48:18 PM

Huge congratulations, Doc...I am so pleased to see this gorgeous image a winner...WTG!!! #9046720

JO ANN CLEVELAND level-addict 11/17/2010 5:34:35 PM

BIG Congrats on a spectacular First Place Winner Dr. Silly!!

jo ann c. #9046889

Bob Cournoyer level-addict 11/17/2010 5:52:06 PM

Woo Hoo, Doc... :-) #9046952

Christopher Budny level-addict 11/17/2010 6:12:58 PM

A big congratulations, Doc! Terrific winner! #9046978

Nikki McDonald level-addict 11/17/2010 7:25:01 PM

Big congratulations on the win, Doc -- very well deserved. This is a wonderful image. #9047138

Carol L. Fowler 11/17/2010 7:42:48 PM

Huge congrats on the Win! #9047172

Marilyn K. Lincecum level-addict 11/17/2010 10:32:58 PM

Beautfiful image Dr. Silly..Congratulations on a well deserved Second win. #9047452

Mitch Spence level-addict 11/18/2010 8:40:20 AM

Way to go, Doc.Congratulations to you. #9048564

Tammy Espino 11/18/2010 8:48:45 AM

Congrats on this gorgeous win :) #9048579

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna 11/18/2010 4:55:12 PM

WTG on this most fantastic winner, Doc.! :-) k #9049438

Sharon C. Hinze 11/18/2010 5:25:12 PM

Just one more congrats on this image... I love it!
Sharon #9049543

Daniella Puente 11/18/2010 6:46:36 PM

Doc CONGRATULATIONS!!! I'm happy to see this beautiful photo with the winner seal :))) #9049654

Carol Eade level-addict 11/18/2010 7:38:50 PM

Beautiful image, congratulations Doc! #9049830

Nadia Paul level-addict 11/19/2010 3:49:36 AM

Congrats on your beautiful winner! #9050516

Cindy Bendush level-addict 11/19/2010 10:47:53 PM

Congratulations on your win! #9052543

Murry Grigsby 11/20/2010 10:28:52 AM

Congratulations on your terrific image and win Doc! #9053349

Usman M. Bajwa level-addict 11/21/2010 2:46:59 AM

Glad you listened to your friends, Doc. CONGRATZ on your Gold Win. I am very happy that this won!!

UB. #9054539

Phyllis H. Burchett 11/22/2010 8:32:31 AM

Congrats on your GOLD! #9057331

Katarina Mansson 11/23/2010 3:48:25 AM

Congratulations on your beautiful winner Doc! Love the mood here! #9058990

Gerri R. Jones 11/27/2010 5:48:24 PM

Congratulations Doc! A beautiful natural image in nature! #9066749

Lisa A. Car 1/14/2011 3:58:16 PM

Absolutely Beautiful Doc!!! #9163253

Michele Peterson level-addict 4/15/2015 6:16:29 PM

Doc, I know this is an "old" photo, but it came up in that area of BP where it scrolls through previous winners, and I really LOVE this photo! So, congratulations on your win on it. :-) Have a great day, Doc! #11286490

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A resub, because my friends at Photogroup 101, said I should.


Exif: F Number: 5.6, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/10 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 100, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 227.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS DIGITAL REBEL XT

Uploaded on 4/23/2008 6:41:28 AM

BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner

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