Claudia Kuhn level-classic 10/27/2008 3:57:21 AM

Beautiful details and texture, and a touch of fall color. #1023845

Mary L. Graham 10/27/2008 4:30:53 AM

Beautiful Ken!! Love the textures!! We got about an inch of snow this morning! Autumn goes by way to fast!! #6666044

Jeff Robinson level-classic 10/27/2008 4:31:56 AM

Fantastic Autumn capture Ken!! Jeff #6666048

Dominick M. Dimacale level-classic 10/27/2008 4:35:26 AM

Amazing image, texture, composition and clarity, Ken.

Dominick #6666062

Deb Koskovich 10/27/2008 4:45:58 AM

Outstanding texture, color and effects, Ken. #6666104

Melissa Olsen 10/27/2008 5:14:19 AM

I hear you Ken! That is why on more than one occasion I have gotten a weird look from my hubby when I just stand there looking like I am spacing out...I am really looking for something.
Fabulous color, textures and contrast! #6666239

Joy Rector 10/27/2008 5:33:42 AM

love the comp and lighting, great job #6666328

Linda D. Lester level-classic 10/27/2008 5:38:35 AM

I almost posted this leaf!!! This is beautiful with all the texture for the BG. I bet we see this again! #6666358

Bonnie C. Lackey level-classic 10/27/2008 6:05:52 AM

This is so beautiful, Ken. The exposure is so perfect and the comp is wonderful! #6666510

Dennis Flanagan level-classic 10/27/2008 6:10:35 AM

This leaf is going to be famous. #6666544

Shelly A. Van Camp level-classic 10/27/2008 6:14:04 AM

It payed to look down this time....Very Pretty image and colors, Ken. #6666564

Jim Huffield level-classic 10/27/2008 6:25:40 AM

Outstanding image, Ken. Jim #6666645

Lynne Morris 10/27/2008 6:32:36 AM

Awesome capture Ken, the clarity and details are outstanding. #6666688

Eivor Kuchta 10/27/2008 7:10:45 AM

What an excellent composition, Ken! This is what I need to remember, too, sometimes. I get caught by those grand views around here, and forget about the small details. #6666883

Cathy Barrows 10/27/2008 7:23:16 AM

beautiful and fantastic textures #6666949

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna 10/27/2008 7:54:13 AM

Sensationally beautiful, Ken!!!!! You sure didn't miss this gorgeous macro!!!! Fantastic textures, colors, lighting, details...the whole ball of wax is in this imge!!!!! ♫ k #6667130

Amy JACKSON level-classic 10/27/2008 8:03:36 AM

Beautiful image, Ken!! Love that leaf! Wonderful colors and textures! #6667178

Carolyn M. Fletcher level-classic 10/27/2008 11:24:07 AM

A great find! You have to look down sometimes, I guess! #6667875

Jeana Clark level-classic 10/27/2008 11:44:16 AM

Fantastic tones, details and color!!
Lovely Find Ken!!!

~J~ #6667940

JO ANN CLEVELAND 10/27/2008 1:03:22 PM

Beautiful....I see Renee taught you about diagonal! :)

Great image Ken

jo ann c. #6668207

Beverly A. Wright 10/27/2008 1:17:32 PM

Wonderful textures and colors in both the leaf and the wood!!!Great find
right at your feet!!! #6668277

Dianna Murphy 10/27/2008 1:51:23 PM

Awesome texture, great comp. Fantastic image. #6668483

Bill Knaps 10/27/2008 2:08:55 PM

So true Ken and this shot proves it. Bill #6668556

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-classic 10/27/2008 2:12:07 PM

Remarkable Ken, great details and textures! #6668575

John Connolly level-classic 10/27/2008 3:22:44 PM

Well done Ken, a beautifully composed and colorful seasonal image! #6668987

Carla Metzler 10/27/2008 3:27:02 PM

Love the textures and beautiful colors! #6669006

Kay E. Mahoney level-classic 10/27/2008 3:45:38 PM

Fantastic capture, Ken. Love the colors and how the leaf is on the wood. #6669091

Shirley A. Kinney 10/27/2008 3:57:22 PM

Nice capture, Ken. #6669116

Max Aureli 10/27/2008 5:16:26 PM

Beautiful and elegant composition, Ken!!! #6669392

Gail Vitikacs level-classic 10/27/2008 5:25:58 PM

Wow....your details and colors are powerful Mr. Smith! Way to go! #6669451

Darren K. Fisher level-classic 10/27/2008 5:47:27 PM

Amazing detail and I really like the tones. #6669572

Renee Doyle level-classic 10/27/2008 9:27:12 PM

Well..... it's all been said above!!!!
You knew I was going to love this one Ken - awesome!!


Stefania Barbier level-classic 10/27/2008 11:39:11 PM

simple and gorgeous..... #6670749

Nikki McDonald level-classic 10/28/2008 4:18:14 AM

Or decompose :)
Textures and details are super here, Ken. This is a lovely autumn photo. #6671775

Derrald R. Farnsworth-Livingston level-classic 10/28/2008 6:59:22 AM

Lovely intimate nature scene, Ken. #6672787

Kara L. Hendricks level-classic 10/28/2008 8:13:39 AM

Oh my goodness Ken.. This really jumped out at me.. What a wonderful combo. of details and lovely fall color..:) Creative and perfect!! #6673196

Shawn Jennings level-classic 10/28/2008 9:38:12 AM

Fantastic tones, texture and details on this, Ken! My kind of shot! #6673656

James E. Coleman level-classic 10/29/2008 10:35:03 AM

Ditto on Shawn's comments; great job!
by the way you didn't miss this one!...or did one of the others see it.
You don't have to answer.:)
That's one of the things so neat about this site, you get to learn from other's perspective.


janet williams 10/30/2008 8:57:45 AM

Fantastic capture Ken. Love the details and clarity. Realy love the way the color of the leaf matches the tones of the wood. #6683520

Corinne M. Thompson 11/3/2008 10:05:16 PM

Excellent capture Ken! #6704506

Linda D. Lester level-classic 11/25/2008 6:47:56 PM

Congrats.....Awesome shot! #6804765

Tamera S. Phillips 11/25/2008 7:09:07 PM

Congrats on your Finalist! #6804933

Alex T. Mizuno 11/25/2008 7:09:31 PM

Congratulations on your another Finalist Ken!! #6804939

Kay E. Mahoney level-classic 11/25/2008 7:22:18 PM

Congratulations on your finalist, Ken. #6805094

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna 11/25/2008 8:10:43 PM

Congratulations on this wonderful finalists, Ken!!!!!! Good luck in the next round!!!!! :-) k #6805633

Darren K. Fisher level-classic 11/25/2008 8:16:56 PM

Congrats and best of luck next round. #6805724

Corinne M. Thompson 11/25/2008 8:35:33 PM

This is one of my fav's of yours, glad to see a Finalist here! Congrats :) #6805924

Jeana Clark level-classic 11/25/2008 8:51:20 PM

6 Finalists!!!
So is this image!!!
Best of luck in the next round!!

~J~ #6806055

Max Aureli 11/25/2008 8:58:20 PM

Congratulations on your Finalist, Ken!!! #6806125

Larry L. Redmon level-classic 11/25/2008 9:05:38 PM

Outstanding work , Ken! #6806218

Eivor Kuchta 11/25/2008 9:24:30 PM

Congratulations on your finalist, Ken! #6806447

Stefania Barbier level-classic 11/25/2008 9:26:12 PM

truly spectacular finalist Ken.... a HUGE CONGRATULATIONS!!!!!!! #6806466

Sharon Sawyer level-classic 11/25/2008 9:38:11 PM

Ken, congratulations on all your awesome finalist !!! All the best in the next round. #6806633

Nadya Johnson level-classic 11/25/2008 11:21:02 PM

A real beauty, Ken! Congrats again! #6807350

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic 11/25/2008 11:38:21 PM

WTG...Congrats. and good luck in the next round.

UB. #6807436

Elida Gutierrez level-classic 11/26/2008 6:45:56 AM

Congratulations for your FINALIST!!! #6809784

Gail Vitikacs level-classic 11/26/2008 8:23:43 AM

Terrific finalist Ken! Congrats! Happy Thanksgiving! #6810495

Denny E. Barnes level-classic 11/26/2008 11:34:25 AM

Congratulations on your excellent finalist, Ken! It's well deserved!!....Denny #6811650

Gina Cormier level-classic 11/26/2008 12:37:20 PM

Congrats on all your images that were selected. #6812012

Mike Clime level-classic 11/26/2008 1:41:31 PM

Congratulations on all of your finalist, Ken! #6812230

Colleen Farrell level-classic 11/26/2008 6:28:21 PM

Wow, that is the cleanest log I've ever seen! LOL Awesome color, detail and comp, Ken! Big congrats on your finalist! #6813409

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-classic 11/26/2008 7:15:50 PM

Congratulations Ken, this really is beautiful! #6813629

Karen Celella level-classic 11/27/2008 4:43:38 AM

Continuing congratulations to you Ken. You are an inspiration. #6815305

Mary L. Graham level-classic 11/27/2008 10:13:45 AM

Congrats Ken on all your finalists!! =) #6816568

JO ANN CLEVELAND level-classic 11/27/2008 5:38:01 PM

Congrats on this well deserved finalist

jo ann c. #6817436

Shelly A. Van Camp level-classic 11/27/2008 7:07:09 PM

Congrats....this is beautiful! #6817698

Jeff Robinson level-classic 11/28/2008 3:14:36 AM

You had a great month Ken; congrats on your wonderful Finalist!! Jeff #6818687

Carla Metzler level-classic 11/28/2008 4:01:06 AM

Congratulations on your wonderful finalist!


Renee Doyle level-classic 11/29/2008 12:12:43 AM

BIG congrats on this one Ken!!! Still love it! #6823681

Bill Wyatt 11/30/2008 5:36:31 AM

Congratulations on your gorgeous finalist! #6829122

Linda Blair 12/1/2008 1:31:10 PM

This is it.....congratulations!!!! #6835572

Susan Jane Allen level-classic 12/12/2008 11:34:28 PM

Fantastic and congrats! I was in the Philippines and missed looking at the winners for last month! #6885967

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F13, 1/8th sec, ISO 100, 96mm focal length.

Exif: F Number: 13, Exposure Bias Value: -0.33, ExposureTime: 1/8 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 100, White balance: Manual white balance, FocalLength: 96.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 30D

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