Dogwood

Naintara Jain 5/21/2008 4:19:36 AM

Very pretty. The blur effect looks great. #925686

Paul E. Earl 5/21/2008 4:21:47 AM

Beautiful!! #5955901

Anita N. Hogue 5/21/2008 4:24:56 AM

Gorgeous, Colette! #5955913

Aimee S. McMaster 5/21/2008 4:27:24 AM

...so soft and delicate Colette....lovely...Aimee #5955923

Joy Rector 5/21/2008 4:32:47 AM

gorgeous #5955948

Jeff W. Robinson 5/21/2008 4:33:14 AM

Very beautifully captured Colette!! Jeff #5955951

Jennifer L. Alder 5/21/2008 4:42:49 AM

So dreamy! Lovely floral work, Colette :) #5956012

Darren K. Fisher 5/21/2008 4:49:51 AM

WOW the colors are so vibrant and I love the effect. #5956055

Sharon K. King 5/21/2008 4:55:55 AM

Lovely spring floral Colette! #5956081

Denise M. Snyder 5/21/2008 4:58:39 AM

I loooooooove dogwood blooms! What a spectacular image this is! Love the softness. #5956099

Carla Metzler 5/21/2008 5:05:10 AM

Beautiful colors and capture, Colette! #5956141

Stephanie Frey 5/21/2008 5:48:35 AM

Gorgeous! I love the soft look you captured. #5956334

Ujjwal Mukherjee 5/21/2008 5:49:39 AM

Beautiful floral and treatment! #5956340

Tammy Espino 5/21/2008 5:49:46 AM

Very pretty dreamy effects! :) #5956341

Jeana Clark 5/21/2008 6:03:23 AM


Simply gorgeous Colette!!!
Lovely treatment and terrific comp!!!

~J~ #5956424

Kirsten Kiki Kjaer 5/21/2008 6:08:38 AM

Gorgeous floral, Colette. Beautiful work. #5956478

Jim Huffield 5/21/2008 6:10:54 AM

SPECTACULAR!!!!!! #5956498

Ken Smith 5/21/2008 6:23:03 AM

You're in your element. Excellent work, Colette! #5956581

Eugenio Diaz 5/21/2008 6:24:37 AM

Love it…extraordinary floral image…striking Colors…Great Light
Superb!!!!
#5956596

Mary Timman 5/21/2008 6:48:19 AM

Beautiful image. I love your work on it. Looks like a painting. #5956722

Peter Appelbaum 5/21/2008 7:31:58 AM

Magnificent image Colette. Beautiful presentation. Peter #5956933

Bobby Ray Goodman 5/21/2008 7:40:08 AM

Hi Colette,Stunning effects.Beautiful capture!!!! #5956974

Alan L. Borror 5/21/2008 7:52:45 AM

Wonderful image, Colette! It does look like a beautiful painting. #5957052

Carolyn M. Fletcher 5/21/2008 8:32:21 AM

You already know I love this one! #5957209

Nadine A. Lewis 5/21/2008 9:19:51 AM

BEAUTIFUL effects, color, softness, & GORGEOUS image, Colette!!!! <>< #5957350

Mike Clime 5/21/2008 9:22:47 AM

Beautiful with great colors and effects, Colette! #5957365

Carol Sawyer 5/21/2008 9:30:27 AM

Beautiful image, effects and colors, Colette!! #5957405

Kumiko Parkinson 5/21/2008 9:32:58 AM

Lovely colors, great image, Colette! #5957417

Shirley L. Carpenter 5/21/2008 9:37:38 AM

WOW!! So pretty Colette!!! Love it!! #5957450

Mike Perez 5/21/2008 9:40:03 AM

Beautiful colors and effects, Colette! #5957464

Stephen Zacker 5/21/2008 10:04:23 AM

This is just Beautiful. Nice work #5957585

Rajeev 270293 Kashyap 5/21/2008 12:06:44 PM

Beautiful image Colette! #5957987

Ellen Hodges 5/21/2008 3:45:00 PM

Love the colors and effects, Colette!! #5958626

Dave Ombrello 5/21/2008 3:52:26 PM

Beautiful Colette, you do know what effects to improve an allready wonderful image. #5958651

John Connolly 5/21/2008 3:57:59 PM

A BEAUTIFUL IMAGE WITH WONDERFUL EFFECTS, COLETTE! #5958661

Claudia Kuhn 5/21/2008 4:31:52 PM

So beautiful Colette!! #5958785

William C. Raco 5/21/2008 4:35:43 PM

Great colors and glow
Beautiful work, Colette #5958810

A P 5/21/2008 4:42:55 PM

This is so beautiful. I love the softness of it and the colors. Outstanding capture, Colette #5958839

Michelle Alton 5/21/2008 5:03:21 PM

Gorgeous work on the dogwood, Colette. The color is beautiful and the soft focus works wonderfully.
Michelle #5958940

Joseph N. DiGilio 5/21/2008 7:03:25 PM

Very nice image, Colette. The colors are terrific as is the DOF and the soft focus. #5959488

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna 5/21/2008 7:24:41 PM

Soft beautiful image, Colette!!!!! Wonderful effects!!!!! ♫ k #5959564

Stefania Barbier 5/22/2008 12:12:58 AM

gorgeous Colette... LOVE the softness and colors...! #5960281

Renata Gusciora 5/22/2008 4:43:22 AM

So beautiful,Colette! #5961122

Lorraine A. Cook 5/22/2008 5:06:45 AM

Lovely soft petals that seem to GLOW, Colette#5961285

Daniella Puente 5/22/2008 9:56:21 AM

Wonderful flower composition Colette, like very much the softness on this :) #5962659

Tiia Vissak 5/22/2008 11:50:55 AM

beautifully done! #5963067

Bill Knaps 5/22/2008 2:03:09 PM

Wow Colette, This is beautiful. Bill #5963492

Joannie M. Bertucci 5/22/2008 3:47:26 PM

Stunning photography Colette!
The softness adds to the delight of the blooms and color! #5963799

Alex T. Mizuno 5/22/2008 11:59:25 PM

Just beautiful, Colette! Such a wonderful presentation of Dogwood. #5964995

Marina Moore 5/23/2008 2:35:51 PM

Stunning perfection, beautiful work!!! :) #5968101

Ahmad Afshar 5/23/2008 9:03:18 PM

Lovely colors and beautiful silky effect, just great! #5969354

Steve J. Schoolcraft 5/24/2008 12:13:16 PM

Oh, I like this one! #5971961

Michael Khoury 5/25/2008 6:07:59 AM

very nice,,,'Michael's Pick' ! (LoL)
m #5974492

janet williams 5/27/2008 10:51:14 AM

Beautiful!! Love the effect. #5984058

Corinne M. Thompson 5/27/2008 5:33:39 PM

This is So beautiful! And my favorite colors too :) #5985570

Amalia Sylvia Arriaga Salinas 5/28/2008 11:11:01 AM

Very pretty and delicate Colette!,
Amalia #5988771

Susan Fox 5/30/2008 5:54:16 PM

Simply beautiful!!! #5998911

Vladan D. Djordjevic 5/30/2008 6:19:08 PM

fantastic comp., color and effects. #5999020

Reynaldo D. Reyes 6/6/2008 9:27:26 AM

Great and inspiring colors, love the softness and subtle details. Great work Colette! #6026990

Peggy J. Maguire 6/11/2008 7:23:19 PM

Beautifully captured Colette!! #6049751

Tammy Espino 6/19/2008 8:55:15 AM

Congrats on this beautiful finalist :) #6078305

A P 6/19/2008 9:09:54 AM

Congratulations on this finalist too. You go girl #6078460

Christian Rosito 6/19/2008 9:23:34 AM

Congratulations Colette!! #6078623

Jennifer L. Alder 6/19/2008 9:29:52 AM

A lovely artistic finalist, Colette! Congrats to you :) #6078693

Kathy L. Clark 6/19/2008 9:40:34 AM

Congrats on this gorgeous finalist Colette. #6078824

Nadya Johnson 6/19/2008 10:36:00 AM

Congrats again, Colette! #6079531

Michelle L. Frick 6/19/2008 10:50:31 AM

Gorgeous color and softness Colette! Congratulations on another beautiful finalist! #6079699

Nancy (Peaches) Harker 6/19/2008 11:09:16 AM

WHOOOOOOOOOOOO HOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO
BIG Congrats on your finalist!
Best of Luck in the next round! #6079869

anonymous 6/19/2008 11:33:07 AM

Congratulations Colette on your beautiful finalist! B- #6080101

Marijana Fajgl 6/19/2008 1:17:50 PM

Big congratulations, Colette! #6080682

Sam Britt 6/19/2008 3:16:53 PM

Congratulations Colette! #6081085

Peter Appelbaum 6/19/2008 4:49:53 PM

Gorgeous image Colette. Congrats. Peter #6081548

David Phalen 6/19/2008 6:01:00 PM

BIG Congrats on this beautiful Finalist!! #6081871

Colleen Farrell 6/19/2008 6:29:48 PM

Big congratulations on this glorious finalist, Colette! #6081960

Debra R. Harder 6/19/2008 7:33:59 PM

Another BIG CONGRATS, Colette, on this BEAUTIFUL finalist!! Deb #6082243

Agnes Fegan 6/19/2008 8:26:05 PM

Congrats Colette !!! #6082519

Stephanie Frey 6/19/2008 8:38:50 PM

Congratulations on your finalist! #6082583

Amber J. Skene 6/19/2008 9:35:18 PM

Congrats on your finalist! #6082759

Stefania Barbier 6/19/2008 10:19:32 PM

gorgeous finalist, congrats! #6082887

Ujjwal Mukherjee 6/20/2008 1:31:35 AM

Beautifully done! CONGRATS yet again!! #6083266

Jeff W. Robinson 6/20/2008 4:53:32 AM

Congrats Colette on this beautiful Finalist! Jeff #6083900

Judy V. Kennamer 6/20/2008 6:04:48 AM

Beautiful Colette!!!! A big CONGRATS on your Finalist! #6084198

Jessica Jenney 6/20/2008 8:09:50 AM

Congratulations, Colette on your beautiful finalist! #6084789

A P 6/20/2008 12:20:45 PM

CONGRATULATIONS on this well deserved win, Colette. #6085714

Alex T. Mizuno 6/20/2008 12:23:38 PM

Big Congratulations on you win, Colette!! #6085729

Mike Clime 6/20/2008 12:33:24 PM

Way to go, Colette, on this beautiful winner! #6085792

Murry Grigsby 6/20/2008 12:43:39 PM

Congrats on your terrific doggie image and win Colette!! :0) #6085878

JO ANN CLEVELAND 6/20/2008 12:45:16 PM

WOW! Congratulations on this awesome finalist, go for the gold!

jo ann c. #6085897

Jennifer L. Alder 6/20/2008 12:49:20 PM

A lovely WINNER, Colette!!! Congrats to you :) #6085946

Tiia Vissak 6/20/2008 12:56:32 PM

Congratulations! #6086015

Anita N. Hogue 6/20/2008 12:56:58 PM

Congratulations, Colette! #6086019

Kate Jackson 6/20/2008 12:59:58 PM

Absolutely beautiful Colette! Big congrats on your win! #6086052

Kimi A. Phillips 6/20/2008 1:02:29 PM

CONGRATS!!:) #6086075

anonymous 6/20/2008 1:07:15 PM

Congratulations Colette on your Beautiful Win! B- #6086124

Nadya Johnson 6/20/2008 1:11:01 PM

Congratulations on your winner, Colette! #6086158

Stefania Barbier 6/20/2008 1:29:39 PM

CONGRATS FOR YOUR WIN!!! #6086263

Linda D. Lester 6/20/2008 1:54:10 PM

Awesome...Congratulations! #6086407

Sue Marshall 6/20/2008 1:55:14 PM

Big congrats to you Colette!! :-) #6086414

Mike Umbreit 6/20/2008 2:06:11 PM

Colette - Congratulations on your win!! - Mike #6086474

Debra R. Harder 6/20/2008 2:45:40 PM

Congratulations, Colette, on your SUPERB GOLD WINNER!! Deb #6086613

Judy V. Kennamer 6/20/2008 3:14:29 PM

CONGRATS COLETTE!!! #6086748

Joannie M. Bertucci 6/20/2008 3:33:43 PM

Congratulations Colette on a beautifully, sweet image! #6086833

eileen bedford 6/20/2008 3:43:07 PM

Congratulations Colette on your GREAT WIN, it's just beautiful.......... #6086863

Susan Fox 6/20/2008 4:15:04 PM

Congratulations Colette!!!! #6086934

Sam Britt 6/20/2008 4:56:24 PM

Congratulations on this winner, Colette! #6087098

Daniella Puente 6/20/2008 4:59:06 PM

BIG congrats Colette!!! #6087117

Karen Slagle 6/20/2008 5:01:28 PM

Awesome winner, Colette. I love this. #6087128

Kristi A. Howson 6/20/2008 5:05:39 PM

Congratulations Colette on this fabulous winner!!! #6087149

Claudia Kuhn 6/20/2008 5:25:35 PM

Beautiful Colette, congratulations on your winner! #6087182

Peter Appelbaum 6/20/2008 5:54:43 PM

Stunning winner Colette. Peter #6087281

Vladan D. Djordjevic 6/20/2008 6:11:05 PM

Congratulations on this fantastic winner! #6087355

Cassie L. Woodlee 6/20/2008 7:22:07 PM

Congratulations, Colette on this beautiful winner!!!!! #6087578

Eugenio Diaz 6/20/2008 7:37:23 PM

Congratulations on this AMAZING winner!!!!!!
Well done!!!!! #6087635

Elida Gutierrez 6/20/2008 8:12:35 PM

CONGRATULATIONS!!!
The Golden Cup
A Special Trophy for
"The May Winners" #6087841

Renee Doyle 6/20/2008 9:47:50 PM

Congratulations Colette on this gorgeous winner!!! #6088082

Evy Johansen 6/20/2008 10:52:23 PM

Big congratulations on your beautiful win, Colette! #6088198

Tarun Bose 6/21/2008 1:25:19 AM

Big congrats Colette for your excellent winner. #6088540

Ahmad Afshar 6/21/2008 3:23:10 AM

Congratulations Colette!! #6088717

Les Rhoades 6/21/2008 3:37:57 AM

Congratulations on your winning photo!
Congratulations!
#6088774

Colette M. Metcalf 6/21/2008 4:05:16 AM

Thank you all SO much!!!! #6088879

Renata Gusciora 6/21/2008 4:08:00 AM

Big congratulations,Colette!!!:-) #6088887

Graeme Chow 6/21/2008 4:20:22 AM

Congratulation ! beautiful winner, Collete. #6088908

Fanie Heymans 6/21/2008 5:18:53 AM

I am so glad to see this in the winner column, well deserved and a huge congratulation. #6089143

Debbie Hartley 6/21/2008 5:27:01 AM

Congratulations on your beautiful winner Colette! #6089182

RC Fritz 6/21/2008 6:16:52 AM

BEAUTIFUL WINNER!! Big Congratulations Colette!!! #6089431

Stephen Zacker 6/21/2008 6:22:30 AM

Just Lovely. Congratulations #6089455

Lisa J. Boulden 6/21/2008 7:02:08 AM

Gorgeous!
Big congrats, Colette!
~Lisa #6089663

Bill Knaps 6/21/2008 7:34:04 AM

Congrats on your well deserved win Colette. Bill #6089815

Melissa Gurdus 6/21/2008 7:41:22 AM

Congratulations on this beautiful win, Colette!! #6089847

David Van Camp 6/21/2008 7:59:07 AM

Congrats on this beautiful win, Collette!!!! #6089910

Sharon Day 6/21/2008 12:57:27 PM

Beautiful image, Colette!! Big congratulations on your win! #6090692

Terry L. Ellis 6/21/2008 1:19:24 PM

Colette, congratulations on your beautiful win! #6090755

Margaret R. Barry 6/21/2008 3:10:51 PM

Congratulations on your fantastic win, Colette! #6090996

Stephanie Frey 6/21/2008 3:58:34 PM

Congrats on your beautiful win Colette! #6091125

Donna LaMattino Pagakis 6/21/2008 5:15:23 PM

Congratulations on your BIG win! Nice Colette!! #6091257

Don Holland 6/21/2008 8:38:11 PM

Colette, congratulations on a wonderful and well deserved win!


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Ujjwal Mukherjee 6/21/2008 11:28:24 PM

Huge congratulations on your beautiful Winner,Colette! #6091948

Robert K. Bemus 6/21/2008 11:57:24 PM

Great photo and effects -- congratulations on your win, Colette!!! #6091984

Derek D. Dafoe 6/22/2008 6:08:22 AM

Congrats on your win Colette!! Stunning floral!! #6092603

Z. Banu 6/22/2008 6:46:11 AM

WOW!!!!AWESOME IMAGE!!!!VERY WELL DONE!BIG CONGRATULATION ON YOUR WONDERFUL WINNER!COLETTE!!!!!!!:) #6092723

Leslie McLain 6/22/2008 8:12:41 AM

Congratulations on your stunning winner. #6092952

Leslie McLain 6/22/2008 8:12:42 AM

Congratulations on your stunning winner. #6092953

Cindy Bendush 6/22/2008 4:03:56 PM

Big congratulations on this gorgeous winner Colette!!! #6094102

Michael G. Marshall 6/22/2008 6:27:46 PM

Congratulations on your beautiful winner Colette! Michael #6094484

Datha Y. Thompson 6/22/2008 9:54:42 PM

CONGRATULATIONS Colette!!! :0) #6095071

Amalia Sylvia Arriaga Salinas 6/22/2008 10:38:35 PM

Big Congratulations Colette!,
Amalia #6095139

David Phalen 6/23/2008 5:28:00 AM

HUGE Congrats on a beautiful Winner!! #6096185

Ross Throndson 6/23/2008 9:53:53 AM

Congratulations on this Lovely Winner, Colette....WTG!! :-) #6097410

Wally Orlowsky 6/24/2008 5:38:36 AM

Congratulations on this gorgeous winner, Colette! #6100580

Ken Smith 6/24/2008 8:35:31 PM

Way to go, Colette! Excellento!! #6103380

Marilyn Flanagan 6/25/2008 4:52:28 AM

Congratulations on a well-deserved win, Colette! #6104542

Corinne M. Thompson 6/25/2008 12:34:44 PM

Congrats on your win Colette! #6106166

Laurie Daily 6/25/2008 5:11:14 PM

Congratulations, Colette, on your beautiful winner!!!

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Stan J. Contrades 6/27/2008 1:20:24 AM

CONGRATULATIONS on this gorgeous and deserving win, Colette! Beautifully done!!
Aloha,
Stan #6112144

Dominick M. Dimacale 7/6/2008 4:11:30 PM

Congratulations Colette on your Win.


Dominick #6146915

Guy D. Biechele 7/6/2008 5:59:20 PM

Lovely image, Colette. Congratulations on your win. #6147176

Kathleen K. Parker 7/21/2008 6:23:47 AM

Congrats on your win Colette!!! I am way, way, way behind in my commenting!
kk #6204575

Darson Sumarno 7/24/2008 5:25:09 AM

Congrats for your win ..really like the color of the flower and blur effect #6224662

Anita Bower 9/4/2008 1:49:46 PM

Gorgeous. Love the softness. #6411615

Alfonso Garcia 4/18/2009 8:58:37 AM

Gorgeous . Excellent Capture.

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Stanley C. Sims 8/5/2010 1:18:45 PM

Love the softness and the composition Colette. Congratulations. #8808427

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Congratulations to all the Finalists and Winners.

Exif: F Number: 3.6, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 10/1250 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 100, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 35.30 mm, Model: DMC-FZ50

Uploaded on 5/21/2008 4:15:04 AM

BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner


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