Carolyn M. Fletcher level-deluxe 11/14/2004 5:07:56 AM

Beautiful gold color! I love this! #188294

Amy N. Cappelli 11/14/2004 5:14:15 AM

beautiful! It looks like it's been sculpted, yet so buttery soft! #908731

Claudia Kuhn level-deluxe 11/14/2004 5:24:14 AM

Beautiful petal layers and color Pat! #908773

Allan L. Whitehead 11/14/2004 5:24:53 AM

Magnificxent Pat. Not much left to say after that. Very well done, my dear friend - your good friend, Allan #908774

Darren K. Fisher level-deluxe 11/14/2004 5:43:12 AM

Great title and a gorgeous rose. Love the detail and lighting you have captured here. #908809

Joy Brown 11/14/2004 5:46:47 AM

Terrific image, color and detail, Pat! #908823

Donna W. Neal 11/14/2004 5:54:16 AM

Beautiful image color and detail Pat. #908849

Gloria B. Wood 11/14/2004 6:53:46 AM

Perfect image...just perfect! #908921

Patricia A. Kuniega 11/14/2004 7:04:06 AM

Thanks so much everyone for your nice words this morning! Hope you all enjoy your Sunday! #908933

Donna J. Taff 11/14/2004 7:08:34 AM

Beautiful, Patricia!!! #908940

S J 11/14/2004 7:21:22 AM

Very striking macro capture, Patricia! Outstanding color, lighting and clarity! My FAVORITE!! #908953

Laura Berman 11/14/2004 7:29:57 AM

Perfection! #908965

Kelly Abernathy 11/14/2004 8:58:50 AM

So beautiful! -K #909081

Leonard Pierce 11/14/2004 1:27:31 PM

Very beautiful macro Pat, a perfect job!!! #909294

Deborah C. Lewinson level-deluxe 11/14/2004 2:06:03 PM

Beautiful image, Pat, like the single color and excellent perspective!

-Debby #909346

Stanley J. Contrades level-deluxe 11/14/2004 2:44:41 PM

The lighting and clarity of this image is truly amazing, Patricia!! A magnificent portrait of an exquisite blossom!!
Much Aloha,
Stan #909387

Bonnie C. Lackey level-deluxe 11/14/2004 2:59:16 PM

How perfectly executed, Pat! I love that color... #909414

Cesar J. La Rosa level-deluxe 11/14/2004 4:04:06 PM

So perfectly beautiful, Pat. The color of the rose, the texture of the petals, the light and the way you have presented it make this rose one of the most gorgeous roses I've ever seen! #909471

Kathleen Clemons 11/14/2004 4:27:25 PM

Wow, absolutely perfect, Pat! #909511

Stephen Zacker 11/14/2004 5:02:57 PM

Like the slight off-center angle. Super detail and color! Just Beautiful! #909578

Terry R. Hatfield 11/14/2004 5:15:59 PM

Well Lit Love The Color ,An Awesome Shot Pat:-) #909607

Dan Holm level-deluxe 11/14/2004 5:31:34 PM

Wow! The color and detail are outstanding, Patricia!! An OUTSTANDING macro!! #909630

Wendy M. Amdahl level-deluxe 11/14/2004 5:50:06 PM

Really gorgeous Pat...the color is so sumptuous! Exquiste and elegant also come to mind! Beautiful work! #909676

Janet S Weaver level-deluxe 11/14/2004 6:47:52 PM

Wow! Beautiful color and detail Pat!! #909842

Sharon Day level-deluxe 11/14/2004 7:28:42 PM

Absolutely gorgeous, Pat!!! Wonderful color and lighting! #909922

Karen Engelbreth level-deluxe 11/15/2004 2:08:35 PM

Beautiful image, Patricia - love the color! #911574

Eric Highfield level-deluxe 12/15/2004 11:16:47 PM

Yuor flower work is amongst the best I've seen...this in no exception! Congratulations, Pat!! #974579

Jim Kinnunen level-deluxe 12/15/2004 11:36:51 PM

Congrats, Pat!!! #974670

Cesar J. La Rosa level-deluxe 12/15/2004 11:46:01 PM

Once again, Pat, this photo is just perfect!
Congratulations on this great finalist!!! #974704

Carol Brill 12/16/2004 12:32:05 AM

Pat, those silken petals and orange sherbet tones absolutely deserve this winning level of recognition! Congratulations on reaching the finals, and best of luck! #974863

Amy N. Cappelli 12/16/2004 4:16:23 AM

congrats Florabelle! #975381

Diane Addonizio level-deluxe 12/16/2004 4:42:08 AM

Congrats! #975523

Casey A. Hanson 12/16/2004 5:45:01 AM

Congrats on your finalist, Pat! :0) #975824

Anette Linnea Rasmussen 12/16/2004 8:30:51 AM

Beautiful Pat, love the light and comp!
Congrats on your all finalists!

Best wishes Linnea #976606

Patrick Campbell 12/16/2004 8:34:29 AM

Beautifully done rose, congrats on making the finals, Pat! #976622

Claudia Kuhn level-deluxe 12/16/2004 9:32:01 AM

Beautiful Patricia, congrats! #976969

Karen Engelbreth 12/16/2004 10:02:13 AM

Congrats Patricia! #977141

Terry R. Hatfield 12/16/2004 10:24:31 AM

Congratulations Pat Awesome:-) #977293

Lisa Deaton 12/16/2004 12:51:52 PM

Congrats on your finalist!!! Beautiful job. #977868

Kathleen Clemons 12/16/2004 1:18:04 PM

So beautiful- congrats, Pat! #978000

Cindy Paquette 12/16/2004 3:27:19 PM

So well deserved Pat! Congrats! #978409

Stanley J. Contrades 12/16/2004 3:54:02 PM

Absolutely beautifully done, Patricia, and once again CONGRATULATIONS!!
Much Aloha,
Stan #978540

Donna J. Taff 12/16/2004 5:00:11 PM

Congrat's Patricia!!! #978900

Dolores Neilson level-deluxe 12/16/2004 7:26:41 PM

I love these peachy tones, Patty!! big congrats to you!! #979574

Terry Cervi level-deluxe 12/16/2004 8:42:54 PM

Gorgeous color! Congrats on a beauty, Patricia! #979828

Patricia A. Kuniega 12/17/2004 5:43:44 AM

Thank you very much everyone for your sweet and kind messages! Best of luck to all of you! #980738

Robert Mann level-deluxe 12/17/2004 5:52:06 AM

Sutnning colors, love the gradation from gold to orange. Beautiful detail and composition, Pat! Congrats on your finalist selection and good luck! RoB #980767

Lucia De Giovanni 12/17/2004 6:38:34 AM

What a wonderful Finalist Patricia - your flower work is superb! Best of luck! #980970

Sharon Day level-deluxe 12/17/2004 6:39:49 AM

Congratulations, Pat!!! This is beautiful and a well deserved finalist! Good luck next round! #980977

S J 12/17/2004 7:38:12 AM

Congratulations on this beautiful finalist, Patricia! #981187

Karma Wilson 12/17/2004 5:10:37 PM

Congrats PAT! Great job!

Karma #982112

Kathleen N. Nelson 12/17/2004 5:21:43 PM

Congratulations on your win, Pat! This is such a beautiful rose portrait. #982204

Mellanie 12/17/2004 5:23:45 PM

Congrats, Pat! It's beautiful! #982221

Terry R. Hatfield 12/17/2004 5:31:10 PM

Congratulations On Your Win Patricia!! #982266

Judy S. Fung 12/17/2004 5:46:59 PM

Patricia, congrats on your second place win! #982368

Kathleen Clemons 12/17/2004 5:52:21 PM

Congratulations on your win with this beauty, Pat! #982406

Dan Holm level-deluxe 12/17/2004 5:53:24 PM

Woo Hoo!!! Congratulations on your WIN, Patricia!! #982413

Anette Linnea Rasmussen 12/17/2004 5:54:11 PM

Beautiful Pat!
Congrats on your win!

Best wishes
Linnea #982420

Joy Brown 12/17/2004 5:55:16 PM

Congratulations on this gorgeous winner, Pat! #982433

Wally Orlowsky 12/17/2004 6:02:34 PM

Congratulations on this delicious winner, Pat. #982489

Cindy Paquette 12/17/2004 6:08:03 PM

Gorgeous AND delicious Pat! ;-)
CONGRATULATIONS...it's soooo beautiful! #982519

William C. Raco level-deluxe 12/17/2004 6:11:14 PM

What a beautiful flower and photo.
Congratulations, Pat!!

bill #982546

S J level-deluxe 12/17/2004 6:14:02 PM

Congratulations on your win, Patricia! #982564

Julie Abston 12/17/2004 6:22:57 PM

Congratulations, Pat on this gorgeous winner!!! #982618

Allan L. Whitehead 12/17/2004 6:28:19 PM

Patricia, congratulations on this wonderful win, its richly deserved, my dear friend - your good friend, Allan #982643

Patricia A. Kuniega 12/17/2004 6:32:01 PM

Many thanks to everyone for your continued support and wonderful friendship! #982659

Claudia Kuhn level-deluxe 12/17/2004 6:39:29 PM

Congratulations Colette!! #982699

Claudia Kuhn level-deluxe 12/17/2004 6:40:21 PM

Oops, sorry Patricia...got the names mixed up, your pic is next to hers, but also a BIG congratulations to you for your win!! #982706

Paul Conlan 12/17/2004 6:48:01 PM

Exquisite Patricia... Congratulations on a well deserved win! #982732

Susan T. Parady 12/17/2004 6:48:25 PM

Congratulations, Pat!!! #982733

Donna J. Taff 12/17/2004 7:38:22 PM

Congratulation's on your second place win, Patricia!!! #982903

Larry Lawhead 12/17/2004 7:45:28 PM

Congratulations Pat!!! YAY!!



Susan T. Evans 12/17/2004 8:00:37 PM

Congrats Pat on your second place winner. #982963

Charlene Bayerle level-deluxe 12/17/2004 8:04:12 PM

WOW!!!! Congratulations Pat..well deserved!!! #982972

Sharon Day level-deluxe 12/17/2004 8:06:13 PM

Congratulations on this gorgeous rose winner, Pat!!! WTG! Great photography! #982977

Cesar J. La Rosa level-deluxe 12/17/2004 8:08:09 PM

CONGRATULATIONS on this very well deserved win, Pat! #982983

Eric Highfield level-deluxe 12/17/2004 8:13:28 PM

Graceful in everyway...poised and proper, a truly dignified champion.

Congratulations, Pat!!! #983000

Robert Mann level-deluxe 12/17/2004 8:26:27 PM

Big congrats on your win with this beauty, Pat! RoB #983033

Patrick Campbell 12/17/2004 8:40:01 PM

Congrats, Pat! #983050

Stanley J. Contrades 12/17/2004 9:15:23 PM

CONGRATULATIONS on your Second Place win, Patricia!!
Much Aloha,
Stan #983108

Deborah C. Lewinson level-deluxe 12/17/2004 9:56:10 PM

Congratulations on your win, Pat!!! #983196

Carol Brill 12/17/2004 10:01:20 PM

Pat, congratulations on your winning finish this month for this most delectable image!! #983205

Evy Johansen level-deluxe 12/17/2004 10:49:47 PM

Congratulations on a well deserved win, Patricia! #983285

Karen Engelbreth 12/18/2004 12:51:28 AM

Congratulations on your win, Patricia!


Cathy Barrows 12/18/2004 5:21:22 AM

Congrats! A real winner #983797

Leanne M.E. Boyd 12/18/2004 5:58:12 AM

So gorgeous I can smell that!!!!!!!!!!
Congratulations on your win, Pat!!!!! #983959

Debra Booth 12/18/2004 6:25:36 AM

Absolutely gorgeous, Pat! Congratulations!! #984063

Donna W. Neal 12/18/2004 6:34:59 AM

Congratulations on this well deserved Winner Pat. The color and detail are so outstanding #984092

Cathy Gregor 12/18/2004 6:40:12 AM

Beautiful, Patricia!
Congrats on your win!
-cathy #984109

Brenda W. LaFleur level-deluxe 12/18/2004 7:26:58 AM

Congrats on your win, Pat! #984300

Colette M. Metcalf level-deluxe 12/18/2004 7:41:08 AM

Gorgeous Pat!! Congratulations!!! #984370

Janet Detota level-deluxe 12/18/2004 9:31:26 AM

Sorry I missed this the first time! Outstandingly beautiful! Congratulations!! #984747

Karey Miller level-deluxe 12/18/2004 11:19:16 AM

Congratulations Pat, this golden beauty is just spectacular! You had so many unique, outstanding finalists this month...I loved the wheat and the potatoes....you are stretching your boundaries and the results are just fantastic!

Karey #984894

Monika Sapek level-deluxe 12/18/2004 1:53:46 PM

Beautiful color and great details in this rose, Patricia! Many congratulations on your Second Place Win and many other great finalists of yours!

Dale Gast level-deluxe 12/18/2004 2:12:48 PM

Pat, CONGRATULATIONS!!! This is such a lovely image! So happy that it's a winner!!! #985149

Michael Allen level-deluxe 12/18/2004 5:05:01 PM

Congratulations on your well deserved win, Pat.

Terrific job. ..mike ;-] #985300

Leonard Pierce level-deluxe 12/18/2004 9:47:54 PM

CONGRATULATIONS on your very well deserved Second Place win, Pat!!!! #985663

Kathleen R. Struckle 12/18/2004 11:07:13 PM

Congrats. on your win Patricia!! Just a beautiful image. #985770

Anita Hogue 12/19/2004 3:51:06 PM

Congratulations! This is awesome! I really love it.........anita #986828

Murry Grigsby 12/20/2004 7:08:23 PM

Congrats on your win Pat! Lovely image!! #988889

Kristi A. Howson 12/20/2004 8:32:05 PM

Congratulations Patricia...such a beautiful rose with a wonderful composition!!!!! #989110

Protacio Serna 12/21/2004 8:34:18 AM

Excellent composition. Just perfect.

PSerna #989955

Maria Mosolova level-deluxe 12/24/2004 2:26:06 PM

Wonderful image Pat! Congratulations! #995099

Stephen Zacker level-deluxe 1/10/2005 7:20:30 PM

Congratulations Patricia! #1026328

Armando -. Arturo level-deluxe 1/15/2005 2:45:10 PM

hi patricia, I just viewed your gallery and i'm still typing with my mouth open. wonderful,wonderful images. i'm responding to this one because this is what I was going for, instead, I ended up with my "morning petal" photo. next time I try, this will be reference photo. it's a beauty. #1035975

Alicia A. Bruce level-deluxe 2/14/2005 10:39:41 AM

This photo is amazing! Your whole gallery is amazing! Your photos definitely deserved their winning titles. :) #1103088

Edan R. Ramos level-deluxe 8/24/2005 12:13:02 PM

Wow, I just love this shot. Was this shot with just natural light? I love the perfect exposure...some day I hope to be half this good! #1761852

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