Agnes Fegan level-deluxe 7/28/2008 4:22:07 AM

Wow - wonderful macro...I love the details in the wings ! #968798

Aimee S. McMaster 7/28/2008 4:23:03 AM

....such fine clarity & detail you've captured Laurie...excellent macro...yay the sun is shining again;<) AImee #6239195

Dominick M. Dimacale level-deluxe 7/28/2008 4:43:18 AM

Great macro image here, Laurie.

Dominick #6239305

Erin Appelbaum level-deluxe 7/28/2008 4:47:36 AM

Amazing details Laurie. Awesome shot. Peter #6239329

Randy L. Morgan level-deluxe 7/28/2008 4:48:17 AM

Great Macro, Laurie! Nice capture!! #6239332

Anita Hogue 7/28/2008 4:51:26 AM

You were in his face! Cool macro shot Laurie! #6239352

Bonnie C. Lackey 7/28/2008 5:42:26 AM

Imagine, being able to fill the frame with a dragon fly!!! #6239542

Deb Koskovich 7/28/2008 5:45:59 AM

Positively phenomenal (almost scary, LOL) detail, Laurie -- what a macro!! #6239556

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe 7/28/2008 6:07:32 AM

Outstanding macro work Laurie! Jeff #6239655

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna level-deluxe 7/28/2008 10:52:24 AM

WOW...now this is close, Laurie!!!!! Superb capture!!!!! ♫ k #6240821

MELODIE C. ROBERTS level-deluxe 7/28/2008 1:44:09 PM

Holy Mackeral Macro!!!
SiS This Is Incredible!!!!
WowZa!!!!! #6241316

Mike Clime level-deluxe 7/28/2008 3:00:29 PM

I guess this is a bugs eye view. Great macro, Laurie! #6241563

Bill Knaps level-deluxe 7/28/2008 3:58:56 PM

Wow Laura, This is so beautiful. Bill #6241763

Carol Sawyer level-deluxe 7/28/2008 4:57:42 PM

WOW!!! outstanding macro, Laura!!! #6241989

Patrick Rouzes level-deluxe 7/28/2008 6:04:35 PM

PHENOMENAL detail, colors, dof, clarity & presentation here,Laurie!!! Unbelievable work here,my friend!!! I hope to see this again!!! #6242227

William C. Raco level-deluxe 7/28/2008 6:12:10 PM

Absolutely superb detail, light and DoF
Couldn't be photographed any better, Laurie #6242257

Laurie Daily level-deluxe 7/28/2008 7:03:39 PM

Thanks so very much my friends...I do love having my summer vacation to chase down these beauties...they really are such a delight to watch...getting them to pose and capture is just the icing on the cake for me! #6242462

Colleen Farrell level-deluxe 7/28/2008 9:13:47 PM

Wow, you were really eyeball to eyeball with this guy, Laurie! Fantastic capture--what amazing detail and color! #6242919

Laurie Daily level-deluxe 7/29/2008 4:05:29 AM

Yes, I was! Thanks, Colleen! #6243929

Susan Fox level-deluxe 11/25/2008 9:17:55 PM

Congratulations Laurie :-) #6806359

Stefania Barbier level-deluxe 11/25/2008 10:27:52 PM

congrats again Laurie! #6807049

Tiia Vissak level-deluxe 11/26/2008 1:07:25 AM

Congratulations! #6807799

frank w. degenhardt level-deluxe 11/26/2008 6:05:41 AM

Laurie- Congratulations on this stunning picture. Hope that the finalist makes it into the next round and brings you home the gold. #6809538

Datha Y. Thompson level-deluxe 11/26/2008 6:38:13 AM

Congratulations again Laurie!!!! WTG :0) #6809725

Debra R. Harder 11/26/2008 9:46:20 AM

OMGOSH, Laurie! Your macro work is incredible! Congratulations on another AWESOME finalist! LOVE THIS! Deb #6811041

Mitch Spence level-deluxe 11/26/2008 10:00:02 AM

Congratulations, Laurie! #6811108

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna 11/26/2008 10:19:05 AM

YIPPY SKIPPY...another one!!!!!! :-)
WTG, again Laurie!!!! Congratulations on your finalist!!!!! Good luck in the next round!!!!! :-) ♫ k #6811202

Laurie Daily level-deluxe 11/26/2008 11:05:32 AM

Thanks so much Susan, Stef, Tiia, Frank, Datha, Debra, Mitch, and Kitty...I do so appreciate your congrats! #6811452

MELODIE C. ROBERTS level-deluxe 11/26/2008 11:21:33 AM

Hello SiS!!!!!
Congratulations on This Fabulous Finalist!!
My Favorite!!!
LS #6811564

James Reininger level-deluxe 11/26/2008 11:34:48 AM

Up close and personal! Excellent macro. #6811653

Sam Britt level-deluxe 11/26/2008 1:25:44 PM

Congratulations again, Laurie! #6812169

Colleen Farrell level-deluxe 11/26/2008 10:34:48 PM

WTG, Laurie--congrats again! #6814219

Usman M. Bajwa level-deluxe 11/27/2008 12:07:33 AM

Wow.. Gorgeous. Congrats on this stunning capture and Finalist.

UB. #6814515

Denny E. Barnes level-deluxe 11/27/2008 8:53:02 AM

Congratulation on your excellent finalist, It's well deserved!!....Denny #6816281

Daniella Puente level-deluxe 11/28/2008 11:24:35 AM

BIG congrats on your WIN Laurie!!! #6820573

Aimee S. McMaster 11/28/2008 11:25:10 AM

...huge congratulations on your wonderful winner Dear Laurie...Aimee #6820578

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna 11/28/2008 11:30:06 AM

WHOOOOOOOOOOOOOO HOOOOOOOO!!!!!Congratulations on this awesome win, Laurie!!!!! :-) ♫ k #6820613

Bill Wyatt 11/28/2008 11:36:31 AM

Congratulations on your Winner!!!! #6820649

Nikki McDonald level-deluxe 11/28/2008 11:51:33 AM

Congratulations for this awesome winner, Laurie. Wonderful pov and detail. #6820774

Laurence Saliba level-deluxe 11/28/2008 11:56:42 AM

Congratulations on this awesome win Laurie!!!! #6820819

Claudia Kuhn level-deluxe 11/28/2008 12:20:20 PM

Congratulations on your winner Laurie, wonderful details! #6820984

Sam Britt 11/28/2008 12:40:17 PM

Congratulations on your 2nd place win, Laurie! #6821101

Debra R. Harder 11/28/2008 1:35:18 PM


Mark Mirror 11/28/2008 1:46:25 PM

Excellent makro photography shot.
I have got some
dragonfly pictures#6821582

A P 11/28/2008 1:49:05 PM

BIG CONGRATULATIONS Laurie. So very well deserved. Awesome!! #6821599

Colleen Farrell level-deluxe 11/28/2008 1:59:41 PM

WTG, Laurie! Congratulations on your win!! #6821657

David Phalen level-deluxe 11/28/2008 1:59:54 PM

HUGE Congrats on an awesome Winner!! #6821658

Denny E. Barnes level-deluxe 11/28/2008 2:30:48 PM

CONGRATULATIONS on your beautiful SECOND PLACE WIN, Laurie!!

Denny #6821845

Carla Metzler level-deluxe 11/28/2008 2:41:15 PM

Congratulations on your winner! #6821902

Nadya Johnson level-deluxe 11/28/2008 2:47:39 PM

This is one amazing photo, Laurie! Congratulations on your winner! #6821921

Laurie Daily level-deluxe 11/28/2008 4:24:39 PM

Thanks so very much..this was a dragonfly resub that I thought was worth one more try..thanks everyone! #6822302

Michael Umbreit level-deluxe 11/28/2008 4:25:19 PM

Laurie - Congratulations on your win!! - Mike #6822303

Mary K. Robison level-deluxe 11/28/2008 4:35:25 PM

Marvelous macro, Laurie!
Congratulations on your win!
(Bet you're glad you re-submitted it...) ;-) #6822340

Agnes Fegan level-deluxe 11/28/2008 4:38:54 PM

Congratulations Laurie!!! #6822356

Linda Blair level-deluxe 11/28/2008 4:48:34 PM

What a fantastic win Laurie....congratulations!!!!!! #6822410

Sandy Powers level-deluxe 11/28/2008 6:22:07 PM

Oh Laurie! This is AMAZING! I adore dragonflies, and especially this species. I keep trying for that perfect photo of them myself, but it is still illusive. This sets the bar of what to shoot for :)

CONGRATULATIONS on your well-deserved win!

Evy Johansen level-deluxe 11/28/2008 7:54:10 PM

Big congratulations on your wonderful win, Laurie!! #6823035

Renee Doyle level-deluxe 11/28/2008 10:29:27 PM

Congratulations on this fantastic capture and win Laurie! #6823380

Stefania Barbier level-deluxe 11/28/2008 11:28:23 PM


Colette M. Metcalf level-deluxe 11/29/2008 4:19:39 AM

WTG! Congratulations!!!! #6824198

Stephanie Frey level-deluxe 11/29/2008 4:30:41 AM

Congratulations on your outstanding win Laurie!! #6824246

Linda M. Walker level-deluxe 11/29/2008 4:40:50 AM

Congratulations Laurie on this wonderful image! #6824323

Anna Diederich level-deluxe 11/29/2008 4:48:41 AM

Congratulations on your well-deserved win, Laurie! #6824377

JO ANN CLEVELAND level-deluxe 11/29/2008 8:16:20 AM

Wow! What clarity and congratulations on this outstanding image Laurie!

jo ann c. #6825047

Elida Gutierrez level-deluxe 11/29/2008 10:00:47 AM



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Tarun Bose level-deluxe 11/29/2008 10:13:10 AM

Big congrats Laurie, for your outstanding winner. #6825488

Cary Rogers level-deluxe 11/29/2008 11:08:19 AM

Super congrats on this Winner, Laurie! great detail and colors in your capture! #6825836

MELODIE C. ROBERTS level-deluxe 11/29/2008 11:59:49 AM

How Right you were to re enter SiS
A Most Deserving Win!!
Congratulations!!! #6826047

Laurie Daily level-deluxe 11/29/2008 1:48:30 PM

Thanks so much friends! #6826456

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-deluxe 11/29/2008 1:57:46 PM

Congratulations on your win Laurie, amazing details! #6826488

Jennifer L. Alder 11/29/2008 3:34:32 PM

Big congrats, Laurie, on your beautiful winning image! #6826793

Susan Fox 11/29/2008 7:16:44 PM

Congratulations on your wonderful win Laurie! #6827582

Bill Knaps 11/29/2008 8:21:01 PM

Congrats on your well deserved win Laurie. Bill #6827760

frank w. degenhardt level-deluxe 11/30/2008 6:00:03 AM

Laurie- The presentation of this gorgeous dragonfly is just amazing with its wings and color character. A fantastic capture that brought home a win for you. Congratulations on this outstanding work. #6829232

JudyAnn Rector level-deluxe 11/30/2008 10:24:06 AM

A beautiful macro image. Congratulations on your well deserved win! #6830131

Alison Krylowski 11/30/2008 2:53:40 PM

Congratulations on this amazing winner, Laurie. This is just an incredible capture! #6831261

Darryl Wilkinson 12/1/2008 8:00:42 AM

Fantastic capture, Laurie! Congratulations on your win!! #6834218

Michael G. Marshall 12/2/2008 7:07:40 AM

Congratulations on your winning image, Laurie! Michael #6839156

Niels Sandal 12/6/2008 8:48:11 AM

Well done. Great macro. Good POV and composition. #6859076

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