nautilus

Tammy Scott 3/22/2005 5:54:55 AM

Fanstastic shot, Karen!!! I love the detail and lighting on this!!!! #227736

Roger Bernabo 3/22/2005 6:10:56 AM

Very cool #1197582

William C. Raco 3/22/2005 6:19:03 AM

Wow, such beautiful curves, shapes, patterns and colors.
This is wonderful, Karen.
Excellent photo

bill #1197608

Carla Metzler 3/22/2005 6:23:54 AM

Great shot, Karen! Wonderful detail and lighting. #1197626

Paul Michko 3/22/2005 6:47:29 AM

Fantastic macro, Karen. #1197696

Geralyn Montambault 3/22/2005 7:12:31 AM

Great detail, color and lighting, Karen! Love the shot #1197762

Kara Hendricks 3/22/2005 8:03:41 AM

Fantastic lighting and macro KAren!! #1197874

Kathleen Clemons 3/22/2005 11:22:22 AM

So beautiful, Karen! #1198344

Colette M. Metcalf 3/22/2005 11:40:19 AM

BEAUTIFUL!!! #1198393

Noel Baebler 3/22/2005 1:48:26 PM

I just love the contrast of light and dark, and that swirly thing that's happening! #1198658

Deborah Sandidge 3/22/2005 2:23:05 PM

This is outstanding, Karen - I love the blue and gold, the lighting and the detail of all the chambers, great work! #1198744

Donna J. Taff 3/22/2005 5:12:43 PM

Very beautiful, Karen!!! #1199076

Judy S. Fung 3/22/2005 5:41:55 PM

Beautiful image, Karen! #1199156

Monika Sapek 3/22/2005 7:05:14 PM

Wonderful curves and details in it, Karen! The colors and lighting are also very nice here.
Monika
#1199276

Jill Flynn 3/22/2005 9:37:21 PM

I love the colors and the lighting is wonderful Karen. Great eye! #1199459

Carol Brill 3/22/2005 10:47:04 PM

What awesome patterning, light and detail you caught in this eye-catching pattern of curves, Karen! #1199520

Sue L. Cullumber 3/27/2005 7:23:05 PM

Karen, Very nice shot -the colors are great! #1210394

Sue L. Cullumber 3/27/2005 7:23:45 PM

Karen, Very nice shot -the colors are great! #1210395

Donna Roberts 4/21/2005 1:44:33 AM

This is OUTSTANDING Karen and a well deserved finalist. All the best in the next round!
:-) from 'downunder" #1273013

Joline Frazier 4/21/2005 3:03:08 AM

This is so beautiful...congratulations well deserved. Good luck. #1273241

Deb Holmes 4/21/2005 5:04:22 AM

Congrats!! Karen, awesome macro! #1274039

Paula Showen 4/21/2005 6:37:26 AM

OUTSTANDING, Karen! Hope we see this again in the next round! Well deserved and congratulations! #1274726

Stacey A. Bates 4/21/2005 7:49:50 AM

Congrats Karen!!! #1275259

Margot Petrowski 4/21/2005 7:59:33 AM

Wow, Krean!!!! This is an amazing image....congrats to you!!! #1275341

Tammy Scott 4/21/2005 9:46:23 AM

Congratulations Karen! #1276158

Jill Flynn 4/21/2005 10:21:55 AM

Congratulations Karen! #1276430

Karen Engelbreth 4/21/2005 11:31:30 AM

Congratulations Karen :0)! #1276732

Vicki Hunt 4/21/2005 1:48:38 PM

This really is one of my favorites! Congratulations! #1277194

Debra Booth 4/21/2005 3:07:01 PM

Awesome, Karen! Congratulations! #1277502

Deborah Sandidge 4/21/2005 3:12:09 PM

One of my favorites too, congratulations, Karen!! #1277519

Deborah C. Lewinson 4/21/2005 4:12:35 PM

Congrats, Karen, great finalist! #1277738

Judy S. Fung 4/21/2005 4:24:47 PM

Congrats, Karen! #1277793

Stan J. Contrades 4/22/2005 12:50:44 AM

Tremendous lighting on this gorgeous image and CONGRATULATIONS on your win, Karen!!
Much Aloha,
Stan #1279261

Susie Peek-Swint 4/22/2005 1:13:28 AM

So beautiful Karen ~ congrats on a well-deserved win!! #1279311

Patricia A. Kuniega 4/22/2005 2:41:20 AM

Congratulations on this stunning closeup Karen! I love shells as much as flowers, and this is pure magic! #1279377

Sharon Day 4/22/2005 3:44:37 AM

This is one of the most beautiful seashell photos I've even seen! Congratulations!!! #1279567

Darren K. Fisher 4/22/2005 3:58:31 AM

Congrats on your win Karen. #1279624

Claudia Kuhn 4/22/2005 4:24:06 AM

Beautiful Karen, love the details and lighting, congrats on your win! #1279712

Carla Metzler 4/22/2005 4:50:43 AM

Congratulations on your win, Karen! #1279853

Wally Orlowsky 4/22/2005 5:19:43 AM

Congratulations on this lovely winning shot, Karen! #1280005

Karen Beri 4/22/2005 5:25:31 AM

Congratulations Karen, on this magical shot :) #1280049

Karen Bacon 4/22/2005 5:40:46 AM

Boy am I surprised!Thank you all for the kind words and support.I appreciate it very much! #1280152

Murry Grigsby 4/22/2005 5:59:50 AM

Congratulations on your terrific image and win Karen!! #1280242

Leanne M.E. Boyd 4/22/2005 7:21:40 AM

Very cool shot, Karen! Congratulations on your win! #1280550

Jim Kinnunen 4/22/2005 7:24:21 AM

Wonderful win, Karen!!! #1280558

Kara Hendricks 4/22/2005 8:05:55 AM

Congrats Karen on your great win with this!! #1280729

Gen Nagase 4/22/2005 8:24:37 AM

Awesome win, Karen!!!
...so happy to see this great win...
...i remember asking you if you were geologist because of your great images of shells and fossils...
Many Congratulations, Karen, for this great win!!! #1280782

Jill Flynn 4/22/2005 9:05:01 AM

A big congratulations on this outstanding Second Place win Karen! Way to go! #1280897

Kathleen Clemons 4/22/2005 9:14:23 AM

So beautiful, Karen- congrats! #1280938

S J 4/22/2005 9:36:03 AM

Many Congratulations on this Fabulous WIN, Karen!! #1281012

Stephen Zacker 4/22/2005 10:02:51 AM

Congratulations on a Beautiful image #1281120

Deborah Sandidge 4/22/2005 10:03:55 AM

Congratulations, Karen on your outstanding win! (Hope you have this matted and framed - it's gorgeous!) #1281125

Judy S. Fung 4/22/2005 10:35:51 AM

Congrats on your win, Karen! #1281238

Jennifer Rennison 4/22/2005 11:06:30 AM

Oustanding, Karen!! Congratulations on this beautiful win! #1281351

Nancy Grace Chen 4/22/2005 2:08:37 PM

Excellent lighting with a glow here and superb design... congratulations, Karen.

Nancy #1281837

William Moore 4/22/2005 2:17:24 PM

congrats you really brought home the bacon on this one..... #1281868

Noel Baebler 4/22/2005 3:12:16 PM

Congratulations, Karen! #1282011

Karen Bacon 4/22/2005 4:43:25 PM

Thank you all so much,I am truely grateful for your comments and support!Have a wonderful weekend everyone! #1282211

Terry R. Hatfield 4/22/2005 4:46:48 PM

Beautiful Image Karen!Congratulations On Your Win:-) #1282222

Deb Holmes 4/22/2005 4:46:48 PM

Congrats, Karen, this is an awesome image! #1282223

William C. Raco 4/22/2005 6:51:29 PM

Wonderful work, Karen!
Congratulations,

bill #1282449

Donna J. Taff 4/22/2005 8:45:41 PM

Congratulation's on your second place win, Karen!!! #1282593

Cesar J. La Rosa 4/23/2005 12:19:10 AM

Congratulations on this WONDERFUL WINNER, Karen!!! Everything in this image is just BEAUTIFUL; the composition, the colors, the lighting, the incredible detail... Everything!!!
#1282710

Colette M. Metcalf 4/23/2005 4:09:34 AM

Congratulations on this wonderful image Karen!!! #1282960

Deborah C. Lewinson 4/23/2005 1:54:07 PM

Congratulations on your win, Karen, for this marvelous image!!!
-Debby #1284470

Kathleen K. Parker 4/23/2005 6:32:40 PM

Congrats, Karen, this is a fabulous image!

Kathleen
#1285005

Carol Brill 4/23/2005 9:10:43 PM

What superb detailing, Karen, congratulations on your winning image! #1285327

Sandra Hardt 4/24/2005 6:58:34 AM

Congratulations on this wonderful win, Karen! I must have missed it first time around, but glad I caught it today! :-]

Sandy #1286332

Melissa L. Zavadil 4/24/2005 8:49:44 AM

This is stunning I love the way the light is comming through this shell! #1286885

Melissa L. Zavadil 4/24/2005 8:54:44 AM

This is stunning I love the way the light is comming through this shell! #1286908

Leonard Pierce 4/24/2005 7:19:46 PM

Fantastic image Karen!! Congratulations on your Second Place win!!! #1288171

Wayne Nolting 5/22/2005 7:33:37 PM

Phenomenal shot Karen. The colors are awesome . How did you set up this shot? #1383034

Cynthia A. Gallo Callan 6/9/2005 3:52:11 PM

Not only congratulations on your win --- butthis is truly magnificent! #1451488

Christopher J. Budny 4/26/2006 7:51:50 PM

Karen, your macros (well, all the images in your gallery) are amazing! I'm considering a Canon SLR upgrade (from my Sony) this summer---I'd love to hear any advice/experiences you have with particular lenses or adaptors, as I'm very interested in further pursuing macros myself. #2695477

RC Fritz 6/15/2006 7:49:32 AM

Super image, Karen. Excellent colors and details. Congrats!!! #2899649

To discuss, first log in or sign up (buttons are at top center of page).

Description

f@18,ss1/4,iso100,57mm,macro rings

Uploaded on 3/22/2005 5:53:58 AM

BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner


Copyright for this gallery photo belongs solely to Karen Bacon. Images may not be copied, downloaded, or used in any way without the expressed, written permission of the photographer.
Contact photographer via gallery.
Log in to follow or message this photographer or report this photo.