Iris

Kasia Elser 11/22/2004 4:30:05 AM

Beautiful shot! #190520

Cynthia M. Wiles 11/22/2004 4:31:07 AM

Lovely Colette! #930821

Paul Michko 11/22/2004 4:38:09 AM

Love the beautiful contrast to the stark background, Colette. Wonderfully presented. #930851

Joy Brown 11/22/2004 4:38:21 AM

Gorgeous image, Colette!!! The composition and colors are terrific! #930852

Allan L. Whitehead 11/22/2004 4:55:22 AM

Marvelous capture and effects, Colette, I love the colors and the composition. Very well done, my dear friend - your good friend, Allan #930902

Claudia Kuhn 11/22/2004 4:55:32 AM

So pretty, love the bold colors Colette! #930903

Wally Orlowsky 11/22/2004 5:01:25 AM

WOW, that sure woke me up ... great color and contrast, Colette. #930913

Michael Allen 11/22/2004 5:15:35 AM

Love the bold blue coming out of full frame black.

Very nice effects, Colette.

..mike ;-] #930933

Debra Booth 11/22/2004 5:17:41 AM

Gorgeous colors and effects, Colette!! Love it!! #930938

Charlene Bayerle 11/22/2004 5:17:53 AM

Beautiful Colette...wonderful colors and effects!!!! #930939

Patricia A. Kuniega 11/22/2004 5:52:37 AM

Gorgeous one Colette! #931051

Cathy Gregor 11/22/2004 5:54:53 AM

Beautiful, Colette!
-cathy #931062

S J 11/22/2004 6:03:02 AM

Very impressive shot, Colette! Great feeling and technical treatment!! #931089

Karen Engelbreth 11/22/2004 6:04:24 AM

Beautiful image, Colette! #931091

Carolyn M. Fletcher 11/22/2004 6:30:07 AM

Looks great, Colette!!! #931174

Colette M. Metcalf 11/22/2004 7:11:52 AM

Thanks so much everyone!! #931251

Donna J. Taff 11/22/2004 7:26:42 AM

Beautiful image, Colette!!!!!! #931294

Colette M. Metcalf 11/22/2004 8:01:05 AM

Thank you Donna!! I want to thank Murry for all the help on this!! #931404

Tammy Nuxoll 11/22/2004 8:41:04 AM

This is GORGEOUS Colette, I love the colors!!!! #931518

Colette M. Metcalf 11/22/2004 9:25:14 AM

Thank you Tammy!! #931581

Gloria B. Wood 11/22/2004 9:46:29 AM

Very striking and beautiful...well done
#931614

Murry Grigsby 11/22/2004 9:56:03 AM

Well, well doesn't this one just jump off the monitor! Nicely done Colette!! #931634

Susan T. Evans 11/22/2004 10:50:58 AM

Beautiful Colette! #931726

Karen Bacon 11/22/2004 10:55:29 AM

A stunning image Colette! #931734

Theresa McCloskey 11/22/2004 11:09:32 AM

pretty shot Colette :-) #931760

Dan J. Holm 11/22/2004 11:19:08 AM

This is GORGEOUS, Colette! #931785

Judy S. Fung 11/22/2004 12:01:46 PM

Very lovely image, Colette! Great effects! #931871

Colette M. Metcalf 11/22/2004 1:03:27 PM

Thank you Judy, Dan, Theresa, Karen, Susan, and Gloria!!! And thank you too Murry:0)!! #931956

Shirley L. Carpenter 11/22/2004 1:23:15 PM

Very beautiful Colette!! #931980

cj patterson 11/22/2004 2:29:56 PM

gorgeous color colette and love the composition too! irises are my favorites!!!! #932068

Donald K. Cherry 11/22/2004 2:42:49 PM

very pretty, colette! #932080

Sharon Day 11/22/2004 4:28:54 PM

Absolutely gorgeous, Colette!!! Just beautiful in every way! #932213

Gen Nagase 11/22/2004 5:30:43 PM

Very beautiful!
Excellent image, Colette! #932282

Wendy Amdahl 11/22/2004 5:38:56 PM

Wow Colette...very stiking image! The colors are intense and hypnotic almost. It gives me a feeling of being under a black light! Very nice! #932294

Colette M. Metcalf 11/22/2004 6:42:34 PM

Thank you Wendy, Nobi, Sharon, Don, CJ, and Shirley!! #932414

Katleen R. Struckle 11/22/2004 7:04:43 PM

Just gorgeous Colette!! #932465

William C. Raco 11/22/2004 7:05:28 PM

Wow, wonderful bright color, contrast and composition.
Very well done, Colette

bill
#932467

Colette M. Metcalf 11/22/2004 7:07:23 PM

Thank you Bill and Kathy!!! #932471

Janet S Weaver 11/22/2004 8:40:58 PM

Beautiful rich color Colette! I really like the way it is offset! #932606

Robert Goodman 11/23/2004 3:32:10 AM

Very beautiful,Colette!!!! #932837

Colette M. Metcalf 11/28/2004 5:02:36 AM

Thank you Janet and Robert!! #941944

Candice C. Calhoun 11/29/2004 11:20:45 AM

Just wonderful, Colette!

ccc #944644

Mary K. Robison 11/29/2004 3:57:24 PM

Lovely PS work on a beautiful composition, Colette! #944952

Colette M. Metcalf 11/29/2004 4:37:48 PM

Thanks so much Candice and Mary!! #944990

Evy Johansen 11/30/2004 9:00:09 PM

So beautiful, Colette! Love the deep blue on the dark background! Great composition! #947508

Colette M. Metcalf 11/30/2004 9:06:01 PM

Thank you Evy!!! #947524

Lucia De Giovanni 12/4/2004 5:49:11 PM

Very beautiful Colette! #954661

Lucia De Giovanni 12/4/2004 5:49:11 PM

Very beautiful Colette! #954662

Kevin Nugent 12/4/2004 10:41:59 PM

Great image Colette! Nice contrast against the black background! #954878

Colette M. Metcalf 12/5/2004 3:08:30 AM

Thank you Lucia and Kevin!!! #955018

Leesa White 12/15/2004 10:11:23 PM

This is beautiful Colette! Congratulations! #974274

Dan J. Holm 12/15/2004 11:07:18 PM

CONGRATULATIONS on this gorgeous finalist, Colette!! Best of luck with this in the next round! #974534

Mary K. Robison 12/15/2004 11:16:22 PM

Yay, Colette!
CONGRATULATIONS ON YOUR LOVELY FINALIST! #974577

Carol Brill 12/15/2004 11:54:34 PM

Colette, congratulations on reaching the finals with this stunning shot, and best of luck! Isn't VP the greatest?!! #974724

Alan L. Borror 12/16/2004 2:01:45 AM

Congratulation, Collette! #974969

Allan L. Whitehead 12/16/2004 4:04:17 AM

Colette, congratulations on your finalist selection. Well done, and good luck in the next step - your good friend, Allan #975287

Diane Addonizio 12/16/2004 4:08:27 AM

Congratulations, Colette! #975311

Patricia A. Kuniega 12/16/2004 4:48:55 AM

Congratulations on this absolutely gorgeous finalist, Colette! #975561

Claudia Kuhn 12/16/2004 4:58:06 AM

Wonderful bold colors, congrats Colette! #975619

Donald K. Cherry 12/16/2004 6:05:13 AM

Congrats on this beautiful image, Colette! Good luck in the finals! #975903

Gail Vitikacs 12/16/2004 6:10:46 AM

Congratulations Colette!!! #975944

Donna J. Taff 12/16/2004 6:43:56 AM

Congrats Colette!!! #976126

Karen Beri 12/16/2004 6:53:18 AM

Congratulations Colette on this beautiful image :) #976183

Janet S Weaver 12/16/2004 7:28:27 AM

Congrats Colette!!! Beautiful Image! #976355

Candice C. Calhoun 12/16/2004 7:30:07 AM

Congratulations, Colette....love this photopainting very much!

ccc #976366

Jessica McCollam 12/16/2004 7:33:55 AM

Beautiful capture, Colette, Congrats!!!! #976379

Cindy Paquette 12/16/2004 8:25:30 AM

Beautiful and congratulations Colette!! #976577

Karen Engelbreth 12/16/2004 8:28:51 AM

Congratulations Colette! #976594

Judy S. Fung 12/16/2004 8:56:59 AM

Congrats, Colette! #976715

Donna W. Neal 12/16/2004 9:13:52 AM

Very prety Colette, Congratulations!!! #976835

Stacey A. Bates 12/16/2004 9:22:10 AM

Very pretty Collette, Many congratulations to you!! #976908

Terry R. Hatfield 12/16/2004 9:46:02 AM

Congratulations,On A Great Finalist Colette:-) #977044

Susan T. Evans 12/16/2004 10:07:53 AM

Congrats Colette on this awesome finalists. #977180

Robert Goodman 12/16/2004 10:30:16 AM

Congratulations Colette!!!!!! #977310

Kathleen Clemons 12/16/2004 10:45:59 AM

Lovely, Colette! Congrats to you! #977350

Theresa McCloskey 12/16/2004 11:12:02 AM

Congratulations Colette :-) #977431

Tom Andersen 12/16/2004 1:53:39 PM

Congratulations, Colette! #978151

Stan J. Contrades 12/16/2004 3:22:43 PM

Great filter combination, Colette, and a fabulous image!! CONGRATULATIONS and best of luck in the next stage!!
Aloha,
Stan #978390

Karen Bacon 12/16/2004 3:44:48 PM

Congratulations Colette! #978487

Kristi A. Howson 12/16/2004 3:52:31 PM

Congratulations Colette..beautiful with a wonderful design! #978528

William C. Raco 12/16/2004 4:59:26 PM

Very pretty, Colette!
Congratulations,

bill #978893

Kathleen F. Greer 12/16/2004 5:15:33 PM

Big Congrats Colette!!! #979029

Dolores Neilson 12/16/2004 7:14:36 PM

Congrats Colette~!~! #979552

Brenda W. LaFleur 12/16/2004 8:17:58 PM

Congrats, Colette. Lovely image!! #979742

Deborah C. Lewinson 12/16/2004 11:40:41 PM

Congratulations on this gorgeous finalist, Colette!

Best Wishes,
Debby #980095

Debra Booth 12/17/2004 5:41:01 AM

Congratulations on this awesome finalist, Colette!! #980728

Sharon Day 12/17/2004 6:10:02 AM

Congratulations, Colette!! Good luck next round! #980839

S J 12/17/2004 7:33:44 AM

Congratulations on this beautiful finalist, Colette! #981172

Lisa Deaton 12/17/2004 9:05:25 AM

Beautiful Photo!!! Well deserved Finalist, CONGRATS!!! #981327

Carol Engstrom 12/17/2004 4:49:56 PM

Beautiful! Congrats! #982036

Karma Wilson 12/17/2004 5:14:49 PM

CONGRATS this is GREAT!

Karma #982146

Judy S. Fung 12/17/2004 5:15:42 PM

Colette, congrats on your win! #982150

Barbara Kehoe 12/17/2004 5:23:56 PM

Congratulations Colette, It is really a beautiful picture. #982224

S J 12/17/2004 5:24:31 PM

Congratulations on your win, Colette! #982229

Carol Engstrom 12/17/2004 5:24:44 PM

Congrats on your win! #982231

Dan J. Holm 12/17/2004 5:34:15 PM

Alright, Colette!! CONGRATULATIONS on your most deserved WIN! #982287

Terry R. Hatfield 12/17/2004 5:34:47 PM

Congratulations On Your Win Colette!! #982292

Tom Andersen 12/17/2004 5:56:22 PM

Congratulations on your win, Colette! This image is a real beauty! #982445

Mary K. Robison 12/17/2004 5:56:28 PM

CONGRATULATIONS, COLETTE! #982446

Joy Brown 12/17/2004 5:56:41 PM

Congratulations on this great winner, Colette! #982447

Kathleen Clemons 12/17/2004 5:57:48 PM

Congratulations on your win, Colette! #982457

Wally Orlowsky 12/17/2004 6:04:09 PM

Congratulations on this stunning winner, Colette. #982496

Cindy Paquette 12/17/2004 6:09:46 PM

A huge congratulations on this stunner Colette!!! Hooray for you!!!! #982530

William C. Raco 12/17/2004 6:10:25 PM

Congratulations, Colette!

bill #982537

Allan L. Whitehead 12/17/2004 6:19:38 PM

Colette, congratulations on this wonderful win, its richly deserved, my dear friend - your good friend, Allan #982598

Debra Booth 12/17/2004 6:23:18 PM

Congratulations on this well-deserved win, Colette!! #982621

Julie Abston 12/17/2004 6:25:36 PM

Congratulations, Colette on this beautiful image!!! #982632

Diane Dupuis-Kallos 12/17/2004 6:29:33 PM

Congrats Colette on your well deserved win for this lovely shot! #982647

Claudia Kuhn 12/17/2004 6:41:28 PM

So striking, congratulations Colette! #982710

Susan T. Parady 12/17/2004 6:50:34 PM

This is awesome, Colette!

Congratulations!! #982738

Jill Flynn 12/17/2004 6:55:00 PM

Congratulations Colette! Beautiful image! #982756

Rob Friedman 12/17/2004 7:01:08 PM

Wooohooo!! congrats!!! #982777

Susan T. Evans 12/17/2004 7:09:28 PM

WHOOOOOOOOO WHOOOOOOOOO CONGRATS COLETTE!!! #982803

Donna J. Taff 12/17/2004 7:41:59 PM

Congratulation's on your second place win, Colette!!!!! #982915

Larry Lawhead 12/17/2004 7:44:26 PM

Congratulations, Colette, on your win with this stunning photo!!

LarryL
www.lsqrd..com

#982923

Charlene Bayerle 12/17/2004 8:06:35 PM

WAY TO GO Colette....Congratulations!!!! #982978

Sharon Day 12/17/2004 8:09:44 PM

Congratulations on this gorgeous winner, Colette!!! WTG! #982990

Stan J. Contrades 12/17/2004 9:13:30 PM

CONGRATULATIONS on your Second Place win, Colette!!
Aloha,
Stan #983103

Deborah C. Lewinson 12/17/2004 9:37:01 PM

Congratulations on your win, Colette!! #983160

Carol Brill 12/17/2004 10:03:31 PM

Colette, congratulations on your winning finish this month! #983210

Evy Johansen 12/17/2004 10:50:46 PM

Congratulations on a well deserved win, Colette! #983289

Karen Engelbreth 12/18/2004 12:36:58 AM

Congratulations on your final win, Colette!

#983399

Gary Minish 12/18/2004 1:58:04 AM

This is beautiful, Colette! Congratulations on your win :-) #983481

Kathleen L. Nelson 12/18/2004 4:11:35 AM

Congratulations on your win, Colette. This is a very beautiful image. #983638

Patricia A. Kuniega 12/18/2004 5:44:45 AM

Congratulations on this absolutely beautiful win, Colette! Superb work and well deserved! #983878

Leanne M.E. Boyd 12/18/2004 6:00:01 AM

Congrats Colette!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! #983968

Donna W. Neal 12/18/2004 6:28:53 AM

Congratulations on this well deserved Winner Colette #984075

Colette M. Metcalf 12/18/2004 6:36:03 AM

Thank you ALL so much!!! And a special thanks to Murry!!!!! #984097

Cathy Gregor 12/18/2004 6:44:59 AM

Way to go Collette!
Congrats on your win!
-cathy #984128

Colette M. Metcalf 12/18/2004 8:08:40 AM

Thank you very much, Cathy!! #984480

Gen Nagase 12/18/2004 8:45:41 AM

Congratulations, Colette, on the great win for this beautiful image!!! #984605

The Italian Eye 12/18/2004 9:48:39 AM

C-O-N-G-R-A-T-U-L-A-T-I-O-N-S! on this awesome shot! #984784

Stan Kwasniowski 12/18/2004 10:05:06 AM

Congratulations Colette

Stan Kwasniowski #984807

David and Carol Kelly 12/18/2004 1:13:37 PM

Congratulations, Colette. #985069

Monika Sapek 12/18/2004 1:56:23 PM

Many congratulations on your Second Place Win, Colette!
Monika
#985129

Michael Allen 12/18/2004 5:09:36 PM

Congratulations on your well deserved win, Colette.

Terrific work. ..mike ;-] #985304

Colette M. Metcalf 12/18/2004 8:02:16 PM

Thank you all so much!!! #985571

Kathleen F. Greer 12/18/2004 8:22:54 PM

Big congrats on you win Colette!! Beautiful!!! #985588

Janet S Weaver 12/18/2004 8:45:22 PM

Congrats on your win Colette!! I am so happy for you!!! #985614

Leonard Pierce 12/18/2004 9:54:44 PM

CONGRATULATIONS on your very well deserved Second Place win, Colette!!!! #985674

Patricia Marroquin 12/18/2004 10:30:32 PM

Now THIS is dramatic! Congratulations to a very sweet person for your win with a gorgeous image, Colette! #985729

Katleen R. Struckle 12/18/2004 11:04:59 PM

Congrats. on your win colette!! Very well deserved!! #985768

Dominique Declerck 12/19/2004 4:48:39 AM

***** CONGRATULATIONS, Colette!!!! ***** #986011

Diane Addonizio 12/19/2004 5:12:56 PM

Congratulations, Colette! #986917

Audrea Telkamp 12/19/2004 7:23:52 PM

Congratulations Colette on this beautiful winning image!! #987050

Janet Detota 12/20/2004 4:47:45 PM

Huge congratulations on this gorgeous capture! #988598

Colette M. Metcalf 12/20/2004 5:04:25 PM

Thank you all SO much!!! #988625

Jennifer Rennison 12/20/2004 5:37:12 PM

Gorgeous, Colette!! Congratulations on your win!! #988672

Murry Grigsby 12/20/2004 7:18:58 PM

Congrats on your win Colette! Beautiful image and I'm so pleased for you!! #988921

Colette M. Metcalf 12/20/2004 7:37:17 PM

Thank you Jennifer and Murry!!! #988966

Kristi A. Howson 12/20/2004 8:41:08 PM

Congratulations Colette. This is fantastic...love the deep colors and contrasts ...awesome!!!!! #989126

Colette M. Metcalf 12/20/2004 9:06:38 PM

Thank you Kristi!!! #989161

Laurence Saliba 12/21/2004 12:43:36 PM

Stunning photo Colette!! Conratulations on a truly gorgeous capture. #990343

Cindy Cone 12/21/2004 7:22:06 PM

Congrats on this beautiful image, Colette! A well-deserved win! #990781

Colette M. Metcalf 12/22/2004 3:44:37 AM

Thanks so much Laurence and Cindy!! #991139

Marja H. Konimäki 12/22/2004 8:39:07 PM

Congrats Colette! Wonderful work.
Happy Holidays to you and your loved ones!!! #992668

Pu Chen 12/23/2004 3:49:13 PM

Beautiful color and great effect, Colette! Congratulations! #993957

Wanda Judd 12/27/2004 1:29:27 PM

Colette, this is simply smashing....well deserved honor. #998533

Colette M. Metcalf 12/29/2004 4:39:05 AM

Thank you Wanda, Pu, and Marja!! #1001317

Stephen Zacker 1/10/2005 7:21:14 PM

Congratulations Colette! #1026331

Colette M. Metcalf 1/11/2005 4:56:53 AM

Thanks so much Stephen!!! #1026835

Shelly A. Van Camp 2/12/2007 12:12:06 PM

I saw this on the home page....Beautiful, rich colors! Glad you won on this! Did you place this in flowers? #3940714

Colette M. Metcalf 2/15/2007 3:30:24 AM

Thank you Shelly!! I think so. #3949648

Wm Nosal 3/9/2013 1:46:55 PM

Beautiful Capture, Colette!
Congratulations #10602932

Colette M. Metcalf 3/11/2013 7:26:51 AM

Thank you Wm.!!! #10604837

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BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner


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