Nature's Choice

© Gail Vitikacs

Nature's  Choice

Peter Appelbaum Student 6/18/2008 4:43:40 AM

Gorgeous capture Gail. Outstanding color, detail and composition. Peter #944253

Agnes Fegan 6/18/2008 5:01:38 AM

Really pretty colors and details :) #6073431

Dianna Hauf 6/18/2008 5:41:18 AM

STUNNING capture, composition, lighting, and colors!!! Fabulous detailing as well! SO very beautiful Gail! #6073541

Cyn D Valentine 6/18/2008 5:51:31 AM

Wow..so beautiful Gail..stuning image! #6073567

Joy Rector 6/18/2008 5:58:16 AM

love this capture #6073585

Bill Knaps 6/18/2008 6:52:34 AM

Wow Gail, What a beautiful work of art. Bill #6073784

Gail Vitikacs 6/18/2008 7:07:34 AM

Thank you Agnes, Dianna, Cyn, Joy, Bill, and Peter! #6073833

Renata Gusciora 6/18/2008 7:26:54 AM

Wonderful colors,details and comp,Gail! #6073932

Deb Koskovich 6/18/2008 7:50:57 AM

Gail, this is just stunning -- comp is right on! #6074064

Ken Smith 6/18/2008 8:10:12 AM

VEry beautiful, indeed. I like the background to this too! #6074134

Mike Clime 6/18/2008 9:11:14 AM

Beautiful capture and wonderful colors and detail, Gail! #6074351

Alexis Yobbagy 6/18/2008 10:35:34 AM

WOW!!! #6074731

Dennis Flanagan 6/18/2008 11:03:54 AM

Nice glowing colours g. #6074827

Margaret R. Barry 6/18/2008 12:38:06 PM

Beautiful capture, Gail. Beautiful colors, lighting, details and composition! #6075115

Claudia Kuhn 6/18/2008 2:41:36 PM

Beautiful capture Gail, love the colors. #6075565

Tamara K. Walker 6/18/2008 5:49:50 PM

Gorgeous eye catching colors. #6076025

Stefania Barbier 6/19/2008 2:57:13 AM

a true beauty Gail... #6076986

Stephanie Frey 6/19/2008 4:01:49 AM

Wow! Beautiful DOF, colors and detail. I hope we see this one again! #6077168

Stephen Zacker 6/19/2008 10:09:46 AM

Wow.. this is indeed stunning #6079204

Shelly A. Van Camp 6/19/2008 3:21:48 PM

Very Pretty, and love the colors! #6081105

Gail Vitikacs 6/19/2008 4:23:38 PM

THANK YOU ALL! #6081398

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna 6/20/2008 6:56:45 PM

I LOVE all the images you posted while I was gone!!!!! This one is my favorite!!!!! :-) ♫ k #6087503

Cassie L. Woodlee 6/23/2008 8:44:04 AM

Gorgeous colors and detail Gail!!!! #6097076

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna 6/28/2008 5:42:06 PM

Gorgeous, Gail!!!!!!! What a LOVELY image!!!!! ♫ k #6118311

Carla Metzler 7/21/2008 12:11:16 PM

Congratulations, Gail!! #6206167

Judy V. Kennamer 7/21/2008 12:28:10 PM

Beautiful!!!! Congrats on your Finalist! #6206402

Nadya Johnson 7/21/2008 1:10:25 PM

Absolutely stunning! Congratulations Gail, on your outstanding finalist! #6206938

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna 7/21/2008 1:22:18 PM

Congratulations on this and your other finalists, Gail!!!!! All are just WONDERFUL!!!!! ♫ k #6207133

Tiia Vissak 7/21/2008 1:28:36 PM

Congratulations! #6207221

Patrick Rouzes 7/21/2008 1:57:13 PM

Congratulations on another amazing finalist, Gail!!! #6207670

Rakesh Syal 7/21/2008 2:38:37 PM

Congratulations, Gail!!

#6208080

Karen Slagle 7/21/2008 2:39:20 PM

Stunning finalist, Gail. #6208085

Ken Slade 7/21/2008 5:29:29 PM

Outstanding composition and color effects! Congratulations on this finalist! #6209204

Shelly A. Van Camp 7/21/2008 5:59:55 PM

Congrats....beautiful! #6209482

Jeana Clark 7/21/2008 6:03:17 PM


Just Stunning Gail!!!
BIG CONGRATS TO YOU!!!

~J~ #6209513

Colleen Farrell 7/21/2008 6:35:11 PM

Another stunner! Congratulations again, Gail! #6209746

Linda D. Lester 7/21/2008 6:36:12 PM

Congratulations on your awesome finalist! Good luck in the next round! #6209752

Sam Britt 7/21/2008 6:40:35 PM

Beautiful finalist, congratulations, Gail! #6209800

Ken Smith 7/21/2008 6:43:00 PM

Congrats again, Gail...must be the new mini-pic! Beautiful! #6209826

Gail Vitikacs 7/21/2008 8:00:35 PM

Thank you all very much! #6210335

Kristy A. Keene 7/22/2008 3:38:45 AM

Congrats on your Gorgeous Finalist!! #6211942

Renee Doyle 7/22/2008 3:51:12 AM

Congratulations on this beautiful finalist Gail! #6212033

Laurie Daily 7/22/2008 4:26:47 AM

Congratulations on this beautiful finalist, Gail! #6212307

Tarun Bose 7/22/2008 5:04:30 AM

Big congrats for your another finalist, Gail. #6212661

Elida Gutierrez 7/22/2008 8:04:09 AM

Congratulations, on your finalist! #6213788

Stefania Barbier 7/22/2008 8:22:00 AM

spectacular Gail... congrats again! #6213955

Peter Appelbaum 7/22/2008 10:34:51 AM

Magnificent finalist Gail. Peter #6214922

Ken Smith 7/22/2008 3:27:40 PM

Congrats on your gold medal...you keep bringing em in! Wo hoooooooo! #6216276

anonymous 7/22/2008 3:29:03 PM

Congratulations Gail on your Beautiful win! B- #6216286

Carla Metzler 7/22/2008 3:33:11 PM

Congratulations on your Win, Gail! #6216311

Corinne M. Thompson 7/22/2008 3:35:59 PM

OH, this is absolutely fabulous! Congrats on your Finalist! #6216332

Jessica Jenney 7/22/2008 3:41:36 PM

Congratulations, Gail on your gorgeous win! #6216369

Hendrik Storme 7/22/2008 3:48:03 PM

COngrats on your win,Gail! Gorgeous!!! #6216414

Gail Vitikacs 7/22/2008 3:49:27 PM

THANK YOU ALL!!!! #6216426

Peter Appelbaum 7/22/2008 4:12:55 PM

Congrats on this gorgeous win Gail. Peter #6216592

Anita N. Hogue 7/22/2008 4:22:27 PM

Congratulations on beautiful win, Gail! #6216655

Linda D. Lester 7/22/2008 4:52:18 PM

WTG!!! Congratulations! #6216853

Deb Koskovich 7/22/2008 5:24:27 PM

Hooray for you, Gail! #6217079

Nadya Johnson 7/22/2008 5:25:15 PM

Congratulations, Gail! #6217090

David Phalen 7/22/2008 6:12:03 PM

BIG Congrats on a spectacular Winner!! #6217534

Kay E. Mahoney 7/22/2008 6:13:46 PM

Congratulations on your second place Winner, Gail. #6217549

Sam Britt 7/22/2008 6:16:32 PM

Congratulations on this winner, Gail! #6217573

Patrick Rouzes 7/22/2008 6:26:46 PM

CONGRATULATIONS on this amazing winner, Gail!!! WTG!!! #6217655

Agnes Fegan 7/22/2008 6:28:30 PM

Congratulations Gail ! #6217667

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna 7/22/2008 7:32:56 PM

Congratulations on your win with this wonderfully glorious image, Gail!!!!! ♫ k #6218170

JO ANN CLEVELAND 7/22/2008 7:38:23 PM

Wow, I loved this, so glad it got the gold! Plus 2 Finalist! You are on a roll Gail, congratulations! Very well deserved!

jo ann c. #6218194

Renee Doyle 7/22/2008 10:09:41 PM

Congratulations on this wonderful win Gail! #6218786

Stan Kwasniowski 7/22/2008 10:42:29 PM

Gail, congratulations #6218911

Elida Gutierrez 7/22/2008 10:46:01 PM

CONGRATULATIONS!!!
Three Roses for "The Winners"
A Special Trophy for
"The June Winners" #6218932

Stefania Barbier 7/22/2008 11:54:56 PM

spectacular win Gail, HUGE HUGE congrats!!!!!!! #6219176

Robert K. Bemus 7/23/2008 12:54:15 AM

Beautiful colors and capture-- congrats on your win, Gail!! #6219353

Tarun Bose 7/23/2008 1:27:14 AM

Big congrats Gail, for your second place win. #6219501

Stan J. Contrades 7/23/2008 1:43:07 AM

Greeting card perfect and CONGRATULATIONS on your win with this beauty, Gail!!
Aloha,
Stan #6219546

Mike Clime 7/23/2008 2:38:28 AM

Congratulations on your winner, Gail! #6219677

Janet McNeil 7/23/2008 3:08:58 AM

Congratulations on your win!! Lovely!! #6219758

Keith Butler 7/23/2008 5:12:17 AM

Congratulations Gail! #6220154

Mary Timman 7/23/2008 6:08:19 AM

Fabulous image. Love the vivid, yet soft colors. Congratulations on a beautiful win! #6220500

Murry Grigsby 7/23/2008 6:32:55 AM

Congrats on your win Gail! #6220611

Bojan Bencic 7/23/2008 7:07:13 AM

Congratulations on your win, Gail! #6220836

Melissa Olsen 7/23/2008 10:08:36 AM

CONGRATULATIONS GAIL...
WELL DESERVED! JUST BEAUTIFUL! #6221552

Sharon Day 7/23/2008 3:36:40 PM

Gorgeous image, Gail!!! Congratulations! #6222669

Colette M. Metcalf 7/24/2008 4:21:19 AM

Congratulations!!! #6224379

Sylvia Rossler 7/26/2008 3:40:15 PM

Big congrats on this wonderful winner Gail ;o) #6234383

Jeff W. Robinson 7/27/2008 1:14:37 PM

Congrats on your 2nd Place Gail! Jeff #6237009

Eugenio Diaz 7/28/2008 4:24:47 PM

Congratulations Gail on your amazing winner...very well deserved!!! #6241849

Laurence Saliba 7/31/2008 5:12:13 AM

What a beauty Gail!!! Congratulations!!!! #6252980

Cora Miller 8/10/2008 10:49:23 PM

This is absolutely spectacular, Gail. Belated congratulations on your win. #6297174

Shirley A. Kinney 8/17/2008 7:06:31 PM

Awesome, Gail. These colors are amazingly beautiful. #6326264

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Exif: F Number: 4.8, Exposure Bias Value: -0.33, ExposureTime: 1/250 seconds, Flash: did not fire., ISO: 200, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 155.00 mm, Model: NIKON D200

Uploaded on 6/18/2008 4:34:53 AM

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Camera: Nikon D200 Digital SLR Camera


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