Brinn MacDougall 7/25/2008 10:57:50 AM

I can see why this is someone's's a stunner, Patrick! #967314

Donna La Mattino Pagakis 7/25/2008 11:00:52 AM

Impressive Patrick, amazing colors and details. Outstanding image, best of luck!! A fav for me too!!!! #6230181

Patrick Rouzes 7/25/2008 11:05:09 AM

Thank You, Brinn & Donna!!! I appreciate your kindness!!!
Actually, I cannot see the favourites on my computer. There is s/t wrong & I can't fix. I also cannot get or see the "Recent Entries" either, which I miss very much. I cannot get a few other options but I miss those two the most. #6230208

Patrick Rouzes 7/25/2008 11:05:56 AM

Also I will try to find the tail of the black horse! #6230211

Nancy (Peaches) Harker 7/25/2008 11:09:24 AM

Patrick I was having problems a couple days this week also not being able to see ANY photos on BP, seems to be working on and off f or me.
The fav, sometimes it shows, sometimes it doen't.

This is AWSOME with super detail, color and clarity!! #6230228

Patrick Rouzes 7/25/2008 11:11:45 AM

Thanks Peaches. MIne has been this way for some time now. Hope you get yours fixed! #6230244

Daniella Puente 7/25/2008 11:13:39 AM

Hey Patrick what a great close up, I love the way this is on the frame and POV... #6230250

Rajeev 270293 Kashyap 7/25/2008 11:14:43 AM

Wonderful image, colours, clarity, lighting & details Patrick! Fantastic Job! #6230255

maria Warren 7/25/2008 11:33:32 AM

Had to add this to my favorites :) its so beautiful great details and color I loooove it #6230358

Renata Gusciora 7/25/2008 11:40:55 AM

Amazing details and clarity,Patrick!Super macro! #6230388

Patrick Rouzes 7/25/2008 11:44:34 AM

Thank you Daniella,Rajeev, maria, & Renata!!! #6230400

Lynne Morris 7/25/2008 11:51:56 AM

Wow what a fantastic macro Patrick, beautiful colours and details. #6230420

Mike Clime 7/25/2008 12:37:52 PM

Very stunning, Patrick! Great colors and detail! #6230599

Patrick Rouzes 7/25/2008 12:47:06 PM

Thank You, Lynne & Mike!!! #6230624

Tiia Vissak 7/25/2008 1:08:59 PM

great colors, details & framing! #6230692

Melissa G. Meiselman 7/25/2008 1:12:52 PM

Patrick, this is a wonderful close up with sharp details, great lighting and terrific composition!!! #6230708

Heidi Knight 7/25/2008 1:23:21 PM

Love the purpelish/blue color with the offwhite center.
Wonderful floral/macro here Patrick! #6230735

Robyn A. Terrell 7/25/2008 2:10:55 PM

Gorgeous color and outstanding detail!! #6230876

Craig C. Ebel 7/25/2008 2:13:20 PM

Great capture and detail, it looks like it should be underwater! #6230882

Sam Britt 7/25/2008 2:29:45 PM

Fantastic details & color, Patrick! #6230923

Melissa McCabe 7/25/2008 2:56:00 PM

Love these details, and great comp : ) -mm #6230991

Vladan D. Djordjevic 7/25/2008 3:47:20 PM

A wonderful image taken with terrific colors, fantastic details, clarity, lighting, great comp. Super work, my friend! #6231107

Jessica Jenney 7/25/2008 4:15:11 PM

Gorgeous color, detail and composition, Patrick!!! #6231149

Kathleen Rinker 7/25/2008 4:20:21 PM

Fantastic, wonderful detail, color and presentation, lovely image Patrick!! #6231172

Laurie Daily 7/25/2008 4:33:19 PM

Oh Patrick, this is exceptional in color and details...I am always so happy to catch up with you. And it never seems often enough for me. I keep thinking that I am on vacation and I should have more time...I think it is time to put retirement in motion! #6231215

Tamara K. Walker 7/25/2008 5:02:44 PM

Outstanding details. #6231280

Shelly A. Van Camp 7/25/2008 5:32:33 PM

Very Pretty..nice colors and details, my friend! #6231346

Joseph N. DiGilio 7/25/2008 5:38:03 PM

Outstanding color and detail make this a very appealing image Patrick. Good work. #6231362

Linda L. Soderfelt 7/25/2008 6:08:53 PM

WOW! #6231437

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna 7/25/2008 6:12:55 PM

Holy Moly, LR1!!!!! This is a phenomenal image!!!!!! OUTSTANDING!~!!!~! ♫ k #6231452

Patrick Rouzes 7/25/2008 6:29:58 PM

Thanks everyone!!! I had this shot for weeks but since it was my first clematis captrue I had no idea if it was good or bad or ugly or beautiful!!! Glad I posted it now.Thanks again!!! #6231494

Patrick Rouzes 7/25/2008 6:30:50 PM

Will try to find the horse's tail later!!! #6231497

Janet Daniel 7/25/2008 6:56:13 PM

Absolutely gorgeous Clematis macro, Patrick!
Your gift is waiting for you. LOL #6231556

Patrick Rouzes 7/25/2008 6:59:30 PM

Thanks,Janet!!! #6231564

Joan Powell 7/25/2008 8:39:44 PM

Such pretty colors , I wish I would have bought clematis this year , instead I got mandavilla . They're tough to grow , need lots of sun . Anyway pretty , pretty . #6231813

Amber J. Skene 7/25/2008 9:10:31 PM

GORGEOUS!!!! The color, comp, lighing, and details are FANTASTIC!! Beautiful Patrick!! #6231859

Brett Dolsen 7/26/2008 1:37:07 AM

Awesome colours and details Patrick!!Brett #6232231

Hendrik Storme 7/26/2008 4:15:27 AM

Just gorgeous,Patrick!!! #6232479

Sharon 7/26/2008 7:35:04 AM

Amazing macro, Patrick! You have an amazing gallery as well. Beautiful photos :) #6233115

Sue Marshall 7/26/2008 8:53:32 AM

I love the colour of this Clematis Patrick and the details and clarity are remarkable!! well done my friend :-)
Hey you still don't have a tail!! LOL #6233426

Erika Haight 7/26/2008 12:40:40 PM

Perfection Patrick!! Says Winner all over it! #6233962

Tammy Espino 7/26/2008 1:33:02 PM

Surely this one is worth a button or two :) Beautiful! #6234085

Patrick Rouzes 7/26/2008 1:40:25 PM

Many thanks,Joan,Amber,Brett,Hendrik,Sharon,Sue,erika & Tammy!!! Hope you are right, erika & Tammy!!! #6234111

Gail R. Schuett 7/26/2008 4:37:08 PM

vibriant and striking..beautifully done Patrick.Gail #6234460

Jennifer L. Alder 7/27/2008 8:10:35 AM

WOW! Gorgeous floral, Patrick, with excellent details and a great pov. Love that purple :) #6236015

Eugenio Diaz 7/27/2008 10:03:03 AM

wow! simply beautiful! #6236452

Eivor Kuchta 7/28/2008 11:12:54 AM

Wonderful close-up of this clematis, Patrick! Outstanding job! #6240893

Inge S. Lasmana 7/29/2008 12:06:14 AM

Great lighting and details, Patrick! #6243261

Michelle L. Frick 7/29/2008 8:56:44 PM

Wow - well, you got me - they are all so outstanding, I'm a bit stumped at my fave! I thought it was the second one (the one right after this), but now I am maybe thinking this one! #6247638

Laura L. Gonzales 7/30/2008 10:44:14 PM

Fantastic color and details Patrick!! Awesome macro. So sharp and clear. What a beauty!! Superb work!!!! Have a great day!! Laura #6252087

Amalia Sylvia Arriaga Salinas 7/31/2008 10:33:53 AM

Beautiful details and colors Patrick!,
Amalia #6254142

Sandra R. Alvey 8/2/2008 7:01:57 AM

Sheesh Big Bro, did you climb IN the flower to take this one?? Fantastic macro bro! Love all the work you do!!

Le Sis #6261248

Karen Engelbreth 8/21/2008 3:34:22 PM

Congrats on your finalist, Patrick! #6343642

Sue Marshall 8/21/2008 3:42:59 PM

Congrats Patrick on your beautiful Finalist!! :-) #6343709

Jessica Jenney 8/21/2008 3:47:35 PM

Congrats, Patrick on your amazing finalist! #6343759

Margaret R. Barry 8/21/2008 3:48:19 PM

Congratulations on you fantastic finalist, Patrick! #6343766

Nadya Johnson 8/21/2008 4:12:51 PM

Congratulations on your wonderful finalist, Patrick! #6344060

Kathleen Rinker 8/21/2008 4:44:44 PM

Huge congrats Patrick!! #6344590

Judy V. Kennamer 8/21/2008 4:46:21 PM

Wonderful photo Patrick!!! Congrats!!!! #6344617

Colleen Farrell 8/21/2008 4:46:44 PM

WTG, Patrick, congrats on a well-deserved finalist! #6344624

Jennifer L. Alder 8/21/2008 4:51:29 PM

CONGRATS, Patrick, on this super finalist image :) #6344708

A P 8/21/2008 4:52:19 PM

Congrats Patrick. Good luck in the next round #6344719

Janet McNeil 8/21/2008 4:55:02 PM

Congratulations, Patrick and good luck!! #6344761

Janet Daniel 8/21/2008 5:09:06 PM

Woohoo, Patrick! WTG! A big congrats! :-) #6344957

Nancy (Peaches) Harker 8/21/2008 5:09:10 PM

HUGE Congrats and best of luck in the next round! #6344958

Barbara Waldoch 8/21/2008 5:15:07 PM

Congratulations on this outstanding Finalist, Patrick! #6345037

Sam Britt 8/21/2008 5:35:13 PM

Congratulations, beautiful finalist, Patrick! #6345254

Deb Koskovich 8/21/2008 6:10:22 PM

Congrats, Patrick!! #6345740

JO ANN CLEVELAND 8/21/2008 6:10:50 PM

Congratulations on your finalist Patrick!
Go on and go for the gold!

jo ann c. #6345754

Agnes Fegan 8/21/2008 6:37:16 PM

Congratulations on your beautiful finalist ! #6346088

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna 8/21/2008 6:47:36 PM

WOOHOO!!!!! Another Congratulations on this finalist, Son!!!!! #6346210

Amber J. Skene 8/21/2008 6:55:35 PM

Congrats on your finalist! #6346297

Bill Knaps 8/21/2008 6:57:44 PM

Congrats on your well deserved Finalist Patrick. Bill #6346325

Terry L. Ellis 8/21/2008 7:17:17 PM

A dazzling finalist, Patrick! Congratulations! #6346569

Susan M. Hembree 8/21/2008 7:47:20 PM

I knew this one was a winner, Patrick! Congrats my friend on your awesome finalist! #6346930

Debra R. Harder 8/21/2008 7:50:22 PM

WTG, Patrick! BIG CONGRATS on this SUPERB finalist! Deb #6346965

Melissa G. Meiselman 8/21/2008 7:59:48 PM

Congratulations on this outstanding finalist, Patrick!!! WTG!!!!!!! #6347054

Eugenio Diaz 8/21/2008 8:25:41 PM

Congratulations on your Finalist! #6347310

Mary K. Robison 8/21/2008 11:38:44 PM

Congratulations, Patrick! Gorgeous finalist! #6348192

Renee Doyle 8/22/2008 2:22:46 AM

WTG Patrick!! Congratulations! #6348721

Dr Silly 8/22/2008 6:13:14 AM

Patrick, beautiful finalist. Congrats. :O)

Vladan D. Djordjevic 8/22/2008 6:18:57 AM

Amazing finalist!!! Big congratulations, Patrick! #6349793

Susan M. Campbell 8/22/2008 7:19:32 AM

Way to go!!! Congrats. #6350098

Daniella Puente 8/22/2008 7:28:37 AM

Congratulations Patrick!!! #6350164

Tamara K. Walker 8/22/2008 8:45:50 AM


Sylvia Rossler 8/22/2008 9:21:07 AM

Big congrats on this beautiful floral finalist Patrick :o) #6350946

Eivor Kuchta 8/22/2008 9:24:27 AM

Congratulations on your superb finalist, and good luck in the next round, Patrick!! #6350982

Gary Lange 8/22/2008 10:11:40 AM

Patrick, what a terrific presentation here!! Wonderful color, clarity, and comp. Surely a winner...Many congrats and good luck!!! #6351264

frank w. degenhardt 8/22/2008 10:21:46 AM

A well deserving beautiful picture, congratulations on making the finals, good luck in the next round. #6351312

isabel C. Zepeda 8/22/2008 12:47:48 PM


Congratulations on your 3 finals, very happy for you.

Ysa... #6351803

Mike Clime 8/22/2008 12:57:46 PM

Congratulations on your finalist! #6351874

Sabrina Ryan 8/22/2008 1:19:10 PM

Outstanding photo, Patrick. Congratulations on making finalist! #6352031

Laurie Daily 8/22/2008 1:20:31 PM

This is such a beauty, Patrick, a big congratulations on your wonderful finalist!!! #6352042

Daiana Kelly 8/22/2008 5:52:03 PM

Congratulation Patrick! Gorgeous capture as always. #6353235

Ken Smith 8/22/2008 6:30:56 PM

Great focus, Patrick and congrats to you!! #6353480

Donna La Mattino Pagakis 8/22/2008 7:44:55 PM

It's great to see this again Patrick!! Congratulations on a stunning finalist! #6353737

Tammy Espino 8/22/2008 8:02:35 PM

Missed this one! Congrats Paddy!!!!! YaY #6353837

Tammy Espino 8/22/2008 8:02:35 PM

Missed this one! Congrats Paddy!!!!! YaY #6353838

Jeff Robinson 8/23/2008 4:04:30 AM

Congrats Patrick on this Outstanding Finalist!! Jeff #6354750

Renata Gusciora 8/23/2008 7:47:06 AM

Big congratulations on this beautiful finalist,Patrick!!! #6355353

Mitch Spence 8/23/2008 8:30:32 AM

Congratulations, Patrick. It's a beauty. #6355454

Anita Hogue 8/23/2008 10:42:44 AM

Another beautiful image, Patrick! Congratulations on all your finalist! #6355896

Philippe Vieux-Jeanton 8/23/2008 11:21:26 AM

Zee perfect DOF!! Bravo Patrick!! #6356090

Jennifer L. Taranto 8/23/2008 11:25:56 AM

I love that deep purple!! Congrats!! #6356108

Tamera S. Phillips 8/23/2008 3:00:24 PM

Congrats on the beautiful finalist! #6356653

Dianna Hauf 8/23/2008 5:46:11 PM

Doin' a snoopy dance for ya Patrick!!! WTG on this gorgeous, gorgeously detailed & colorful clematis!!! You rock! Congratulations!!!!! #6357144

Kate Jackson 8/24/2008 1:03:33 AM

Congrats Patrick on this and all your lovely finalists! #6358142

Erica Murphy 8/24/2008 9:16:34 AM

Congratulations on your beautiful finalist Patrick! #6359293

Kristi A. Howson 8/24/2008 3:48:36 PM

A stunning beauty Patrick! Congratulations and best of luck in the next round! #6360881

Alison Krylowski 8/25/2008 11:03:14 AM

Congratulations, Patrick!! #6365189

Laura L. Gonzales 8/25/2008 5:37:53 PM

YIPEEEEEEEEE!!!!!!!! Congrats on another beautiful Finalist Patrick!!!! I love the color and detail!! It really stands out!!!! Laura #6367295

Kathy L. Clark 8/25/2008 7:14:19 PM

Oh Patrick this is gorgeous. Congrats on a stunning finaist. #6367826

Cassie L. Woodlee 8/26/2008 8:41:07 AM

WTG my friend WOW I am so happy for you. CONGRATS!!!!!!! #6370548

Amy M. Wilson 8/26/2008 12:26:12 PM

Gorgeous colors and detail, congratulations on your beautiful finalist, Patrick! #6371480

Beverley Scott 8/26/2008 4:10:52 PM

Congratulations on a stunning finalist. You got the trifecta this month, Patrick! #6372231

ALLEN O. HOWARD 8/27/2008 11:24:31 AM

Congratulations Patrick!

ALLEN O. HOWARD 8/27/2008 11:24:31 AM

Congratulations Patrick!

Gail Vitikacs 8/27/2008 2:27:16 PM

No surprise on this beauty! Congratulations Patrick! #6377425

anonymous 8/31/2008 5:45:17 AM

Congratulatioons Patrick on this outstanding Macro finalist! B- #6391011

Jean Lechleiter 12/5/2008 8:11:32 PM

This is so beautiful, such intense colour and great light too. Sincere congratulations! #6857135

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