Dare To Be Different

© Carolyn M. Fletcher

Dare To Be Different

Tarun Bose 7/30/2008 2:54:20 AM

Beautiful selective focussing and fantastic dof. Great shot Carolyn. #970088

Carolyn M. Fletcher 7/30/2008 2:59:55 AM


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member since: 5/3/2007 Perfect beauty, Carolyn. The selective focus and DOF are exquisite for this shot.
7/30/2008 2:53:39 AM


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William C. Raco 7/30/2008 3:05:54 AM

Beautifully done, Carolyn
Great focus and DoF
Love the dreamy mood #6248318

Vitor Dias 7/30/2008 3:15:10 AM

Great sharpness, and wonderful colors, I love the composition and the background.....well done Carolyn.

rgs Vitor #6248334

Doug Pignet 7/30/2008 3:18:53 AM

Beautiful tones & color here Carolyn,Doug #6248347

Paul E. Earl 7/30/2008 3:22:48 AM

Gorgeous!! #6248358

Mary K. Robison 7/30/2008 3:23:12 AM

Gorgeous, Carolyn! #6248359

Peter Appelbaum 7/30/2008 3:26:10 AM

Love the selective focus Carolyn. Great comp and color, as well. Peter #6248373

Roxanne M. Bubar 7/30/2008 3:49:56 AM

How stunning. Outstanding work. #6248451

Aimee S. McMaster 7/30/2008 3:50:07 AM

...very pretty Carolyn...dream like....Aimee #6248452

Dominick M. Dimacale 7/30/2008 4:04:05 AM

Lovely florals and effects here, Carolyn.


Dominick #6248507

Renee Doyle 7/30/2008 4:10:43 AM

Just gorgeous!! Love this one Carolyn! #6248540

Mary Timman 7/30/2008 4:10:58 AM

So neat and love the selective focusing! #6248541

Donna R. Moratelli 7/30/2008 4:27:07 AM

Great use of selective focus. Love it #6248637

Agnes Fegan 7/30/2008 4:31:35 AM

Sooo pretty ... nice tones! #6248664

Linda D. Lester 7/30/2008 5:22:30 AM

I love these flowers they always look so different from start to finish! #6248856

Ken Smith 7/30/2008 5:41:23 AM

Beautiful and love the effects, Carolyn! #6248925

Murry Grigsby 7/30/2008 6:18:30 AM

I've read that one out of every five of these are different :0) Neat shot Carolyn! Outstanding tone!! #6249081

Carolyn J. Connolly 7/30/2008 6:30:16 AM

Fabulous floral image, Carolyn...and your title is perfect for it!! I really like what you've done to this!! :o) #6249157

Bonnie C. Lackey 7/30/2008 7:10:40 AM

Wonderful work, Carolyn. I love the muted colors and the great comp! #6249347

Renata Gusciora 7/30/2008 11:46:17 AM

Amazing effects on this lovely floral,Carolyn! #6250332

Janet Daniel 7/30/2008 12:34:40 PM

Stunning floral, Carolyn! Beautifully done! #6250475

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna 7/30/2008 1:50:10 PM

WOW, Carolyn...this is a glorious image!!!! Wonderful effects and DOF!!!!! ♫ k #6250707

Daniella Puente 7/30/2008 6:06:36 PM

You did WONDERFUL effects on this lovely photo :))) #6251500

KARU WIJESUNDARA. A.N.P.A.S. 7/31/2008 8:49:50 AM

NICE COMPOSITION WITH GREAT DETAILS.I AM VERY INTERESTED WITH THIS IMAGE.!!!

KARU WIJESUNDARA. #6253804

Colleen Farrell 7/31/2008 6:34:23 PM

"Glorious" is my reaction, too! Fantastic floral, Carolyn--a winner, in my book! #6255435

Shirley A. Kinney 8/2/2008 7:34:47 PM

So beautiful, Carolyn #6263394

Derek D. Dafoe 8/4/2008 6:38:40 PM

Great floral Carolyn!! #6271388

Karen Engelbreth 8/21/2008 3:23:36 PM

Congrats on your finalist, Carolyn! #6343559

Nadya Johnson 8/21/2008 3:51:50 PM

Congratulations on your outstanding finalist, Carolyn! #6343817

Joannie M. Bertucci 8/21/2008 4:01:40 PM

Beautiful work Carolyn and congrats on a gorgeous finalist! #6343913

Nancy (Peaches) Harker 8/21/2008 4:17:53 PM

WHOOOOOOOOOO HOOOOOOOOOOOO
HUGE Congrats on ALL 5 of your finalist Carolyn, AWSOME JOB!!!
Best of luck in the next round! #6344136

Judy V. Kennamer 8/21/2008 4:36:15 PM

Congrats Carolyn! Gorgeous! #6344450

A P 8/21/2008 4:43:38 PM

Congrats Carolyn. Good luck in the next round #6344567

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

WTG, Carolyn! Congratulations on all your finalists! I'm sure many will have a gold, but my fingers are crossed especially for Snap+Fish!! :D #6344591

Jennifer L. Alder 8/21/2008 4:50:54 PM

CONGRATS on this super finalist, Carolyn! #6344699

Janet Daniel 8/21/2008 5:01:08 PM

Congratulations on your finalist, Carolyn! #6344831

Barbara Waldoch 8/21/2008 5:05:47 PM

Congratulations on this outstanding Finalist, Carolyn! #6344915

Sam Britt 8/21/2008 5:33:10 PM

Congratulations, beautiful finalist, Carolyn! #6345228

Susan Fox 8/21/2008 5:42:59 PM

Congrats on another great finalist Carolyn! #6345361

Linda D. Lester 8/21/2008 6:18:23 PM

Beautiful....Congratulations!!!! #6345866

Bill Knaps 8/21/2008 6:33:24 PM

Congrats on your well deserved Finalist Carolyn. Bill #6346041

Agnes Fegan 8/21/2008 6:35:55 PM

CONGRATS! #6346075

Stephanie Frey 8/21/2008 7:00:28 PM

Congratulations on another beautiful Finalist, Carolyn! #6346354

Eivor Kuchta 8/21/2008 7:04:07 PM

Congratulations on your wonderful finalist, Carolyn! #6346403

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna 8/21/2008 7:07:42 PM

WOOHOO!!!!!! Congratulations on all your wonderful finalist, Carolyn!!!!! #6346440

Amanda Chapman 8/21/2008 7:18:58 PM

Beautiful :)
Congrats on your finalist!!! #6346587

Debra R. Harder 8/21/2008 7:41:22 PM

WOW...absolutely BEAUTIFUL, Carolyn! BIG CONGRATS on this SUPERB finalist! Deb #6346867

Renee Doyle 8/22/2008 2:22:07 AM

Another beauty!! Congratulations once again Carolyn!! #6348719

Jessica Jenney 8/22/2008 4:31:09 AM

Congratulations, Carolyn on all your gorgeous finalists! #6349232

Mitzie Loland 8/22/2008 5:38:42 AM

Congratulations on your finalist Carolyn!! #6349556

Patrick Rouzes 8/22/2008 6:53:08 AM

Congratulations on this amazing finalist, Carolyn!!! #6349976

Elida Gutierrez 8/22/2008 8:40:23 AM

Congratulations on your Finalist.


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Laurie Daily 8/22/2008 1:09:07 PM

This is such a beautiful comp of cones, Carolyn, a big congratulations on your wonderful finalist! #6351956

Jeff W. Robinson 8/22/2008 4:24:06 PM

Congrats Carolyn on your Outstanding Finalist this month!! Jeff #6352866

Mitch Spence 8/23/2008 8:29:35 AM

I love this one, Carolyn. Good for you. Congratulations. #6355453

Derek D. Dafoe 8/24/2008 5:07:27 AM

Congrats on this wonderful Finalist!! Good luck in the next round!! #6358586

Tarun Bose 8/24/2008 9:29:37 AM

Big congrats for your finalist, Carolyn. #6359348

Sherrye Nozaki 8/25/2008 12:43:08 AM

Superb! Congratulations! #6362474

Anna Diederich 8/25/2008 10:09:30 AM

Congratulations, Carolyn! This is beautiful! #6364809

Carolyn M. Fletcher 8/25/2008 11:09:28 AM

Thanks everybody!! Wow, I'm blown away. I had a couple wins in the same month before one time, but not for a long time, so I'm pretty happy! #6365247

Daniella Puente 8/25/2008 11:16:10 AM

Congrats Carolyn :))) #6365299

Stephanie Frey 8/25/2008 11:32:29 AM

Congrats on your beautiful win, Carolyn! #6365496

Sharon Day 8/25/2008 11:33:15 AM

Big congratulations on 1st AND 2nd place wins, Carolyn!!! WTG! #6365503

Linda D. Lester 8/25/2008 11:35:55 AM

WTG!!! Great month! Congratulations! #6365529

Dominick M. Dimacale 8/25/2008 11:39:50 AM

Congratulations Carolyn on your Win.


Dominick #6365562

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna 8/25/2008 12:31:09 PM

WOOOOOO HOOOOOOO!!!!! Another huge congratulation on your win, Carolyn!!!!! ♫ k #6365881

Margaret R. Barry 8/25/2008 12:53:34 PM

Congratulations on your beautiful win, Carolyn! #6366044

Colleen Farrell 8/25/2008 1:02:34 PM

WTG, Carolyn!! Congratulations on your win! #6366114

Janet Daniel 8/25/2008 1:06:00 PM

A big congrats on your win, Carolyn! :-) #6366136

Stan Kwasniowski 8/25/2008 1:34:03 PM

Carol, congratulations #6366344

Sandy Hawkins 8/25/2008 1:35:25 PM

Congratulations, Carolyn on this very lovely second place win!

Sandy :-) #6366356

Ken Smith 8/25/2008 1:43:02 PM

Excellent work, Carolyn. YOu had a super month! #6366428

Claudia Kuhn 8/25/2008 1:57:20 PM

Woo hoo for #2, congratulations, lovely!! #6366529

Elida Gutierrez 8/25/2008 2:03:46 PM

CONGRATULATIONS!!!

 "The Fairy Trophy"

A Special Trophy for

"July Winners"

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Nadya Johnson 8/25/2008 3:09:21 PM

Congrats again on your second stunning winner, Carolyn! #6366785

KARU WIJESUNDARA. A.N.P.A.S. 8/25/2008 4:52:48 PM

MY CONGRATULATIONS ON YOUR WIN.!!!

KARU. #6367085

Pat Gamwell 8/25/2008 4:58:04 PM

Yet another beauty that deserved the GOLD! Big congrats, Carolyn! #6367116

Susan Fox 8/25/2008 5:00:05 PM

Congrats :-) #6367130

Lisa J. Boulden 8/25/2008 5:18:15 PM

Gorgeous, Carolyn!
Huge congratulations!
~Lisa #6367182

Murry Grigsby 8/25/2008 5:35:37 PM

Congrats on your super floral image and win Carolyn!! #6367281

Sam Britt 8/25/2008 6:31:42 PM

Congratulations on this beautiful Second Place Winner, Carolyn! #6367601

William C. Raco 8/25/2008 6:34:46 PM

Great job, Carolyn!
Congratulations #6367614

Susan M. Hembree 8/25/2008 7:15:58 PM

Gorgeous winner, Carolyn! Congratulations! #6367835

Wendy Moghadam 8/25/2008 7:16:41 PM

CONGRATULATIONS ON YOUR WIN.!!! #6367839

Terry L. Ellis 8/25/2008 7:19:05 PM

A delightful Second Place win, Carolyn! Congratualtions! #6367853

frank w. degenhardt 8/25/2008 9:56:33 PM

Carolyn- A wonderful and most beautiful picture that has brought you all the way to the winners circle. So happy for you. Congratulations. Way to go. #6368370

Bill Knaps 8/25/2008 10:01:27 PM

Congratulations on this well deserved win Carolyn. Bill #6368384

Bill Knaps 8/25/2008 10:01:28 PM

Congratulations on this well deserved win Carolyn. Bill #6368385

Alex T. Mizuno 8/25/2008 10:47:59 PM

Congratulations on your another winning Carolyn!!! #6368541

A P 8/25/2008 10:57:47 PM

A little more icing for your cake today. Congrats again!! #6368577

Renee Doyle 8/26/2008 12:30:17 AM

Double GOLD - WTG!!! Congratulations - still love this one! #6368886

Stan J. Contrades 8/26/2008 1:16:44 AM

Congratulations on your win, Carolyn!!
Aloha,
Stan #6369036

Laurie Daily 8/26/2008 3:46:23 AM

Another BiG Congratulations, Carolyn, on your fabulous winner!!! #6369442

Candice C. Calhoun 8/26/2008 4:43:45 AM

Congratulations, Carolyn!

ccc #6369674

Mary Timman 8/26/2008 5:28:14 AM

Loved this the first time I saw it...knew it had to be a winner. Congratulations! #6369825

Usman M. Bajwa 8/26/2008 9:30:52 AM

My first time looking at your picture is after the award. But I have the same feeling as Mary had. Congrats Carolyn #6370826

Peter Appelbaum 8/26/2008 12:02:45 PM

Congrats again Carolyn. Gorgeous winner. Peter #6371392

Jennifer L. Alder 8/26/2008 3:28:56 PM

A fabulous month for you! Congrats, Carolyn- awesome winner :) #6372068

Colette M. Metcalf 8/26/2008 5:39:11 PM

Another congrats:) WTG! #6372705

Michael G. Marshall 8/26/2008 6:09:56 PM

Congratulations Carolyn on another wonderful winner! Michael #6372870

Nemil B. Chabebe 8/26/2008 10:37:29 PM

Congratulations! #6373683

Cora Miller 8/27/2008 12:06:53 AM

Wonderful job making this stand out from the rest, Carolyn. Congratulations again. #6373828

Wally Orlowsky 8/27/2008 5:22:41 AM

Congratulations on this dreamy winner, Carolyn! #6374868

Sherry K. Adkins 8/29/2008 8:18:06 PM

Congrats, Carolyn on another nice winner! #6386795

eileen bedford 9/6/2008 5:46:19 PM

Congrats Carolyn, this is so beautifully done.... #6420856

Donna LaMattino Pagakis 9/13/2008 9:56:50 AM

Congratulations on your win!! This is beautiful Carolyn! #6449811

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