First Signs of Spring

© Linda D. Lester

First Signs of Spring

Bonnie C. Lackey 2/28/2009 6:09:45 AM

There is always a little feeling of joy with seeing the first flowers of spring - lovely image, Linda! Looks like you have some rough weather coming your way - stay safe... #1090428

Tammy M. Anderson 2/28/2009 6:18:09 AM

Simply beautiful, Linda. #7225280

Agnes Fegan 2/28/2009 6:20:27 AM

Beautiful Linda! ... and Happy Birthday to Darren! #7225288

William C. Raco 2/28/2009 6:45:17 AM

Such beautiful color, composition and detail
Excellent photo, Linda! #7225412

Anita Hogue 2/28/2009 7:15:20 AM

Gorgeous high key image, Linda! I noticed I had some about to bloom before we came back down to the Keys. Bet when I get home they will be blooming. Of course you're a little warmer in Atlanta then we are in Tennessee! #7225518

Carolyn M. Fletcher 2/28/2009 7:17:28 AM

I have one blooming and it's 39 out there with heavy winds. I bet it wishes it had waited! #7225533

Randy A. Myers 2/28/2009 7:28:16 AM

I have seen quite a few in bloom already and the pear trees are starting to bloom. Nice simple image. Good job. #7225597

Judy A. Lawhon 2/28/2009 7:39:12 AM

Beautiful color, light, comp , good to see spring blooms! #7225656

Patrick Rouzes 2/28/2009 8:00:58 AM

Thanks for sharing that beautiful & happy image with us, Linda!!! Tha sun is shining & the snow is melting & this happy image comes at a perfect time!!! Exceptional work here,my friend!!! #7225734

Ken Smith 2/28/2009 8:05:02 AM

This little fella would be buried in the snow today, but fortunately I can enjoy the view from my computer. I like the white background to this and the simplicity...nice mini-pic too..and happy birthday, Darren! #7225752

Ron McEwan 2/28/2009 8:37:14 AM

Thanks for a reminder that there is hope for spring, we are having our first major snow now. #7225869

Jeana Clark 2/28/2009 8:45:53 AM

Linda....this is so lovely!!!
Awesome color...Bright and Beautiful!
Looks Excellent against the
white BG....
I'm sure Darren will love this!!!

~J~ #7225898

Amy JACKSON 2/28/2009 9:12:34 AM

Beautiful image, Linda!! Happy Birthday Darren!! :) #7225946

Shelly A. Van Camp 2/28/2009 9:54:38 AM

Beautiful capture and Happy B'day, Darren! We are getting snow too!! #7226036

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna 2/28/2009 11:01:10 AM

INCREDIBLE, Linda!!!!!! Everything is perfect!!!!! :-) k #7226186

David Phalen 2/28/2009 11:29:05 AM

Beautiful min its simplicity!! Love the color and high key presentation!! #7226268

Rajeev 270293 Kashyap 2/28/2009 12:02:29 PM

Such beautiful color, composition and details Linda! #7226367

MELODIE C. ROBERTS 2/28/2009 12:10:24 PM

Beautiful Presentation Linda
The Color is Inspiring!

Happy Birthday to Darren #7226397

Shawn Jennings 2/28/2009 12:10:54 PM

Great image for getting us ready for spring! (It's supposed to snow here tomorrow. :)

Happy Birthday, Darren! #7226402

Marcie A. Fowler 2/28/2009 5:58:19 PM

What a wonderful b-day image!!! #7227163

Sam Britt 2/28/2009 8:03:53 PM

Beautiful high key floral, Linda. Happy Birthday, Darren. #7227351

Eugenio Diaz 2/28/2009 10:04:44 PM

Simple and beautiful...lovely flower here presented #7227592

Ray Thoms 3/1/2009 4:17:54 AM

Wonderful image Linda....bright and cheery.... #7227962

Darren K. Fisher 3/1/2009 7:36:29 AM

Hey I have some of these blooming in the yard...LOL. Well I did not so sure right now since we have freezing rain going on today. You done a great job with the high key look here. Thanks for the Bday wishes. #7228609

SaMi Martin 3/1/2009 9:34:36 AM

Beautiful image Linda! It's hard to think of Spring here when it just snowed and tonight we are suppose to get between 8 & 12 inches. #7228839

Cathy Barrows 3/1/2009 9:47:47 AM

very dafs are now getting snowed on #7228906

Kathleen Rinker 3/1/2009 2:39:31 PM

Beautiful image Linda!! #7230029

Stefania Barbier 3/2/2009 12:01:27 AM

simple and beautiful Linda! #7231298

Renee Doyle 3/2/2009 1:13:22 AM

So striking against the pure white Linda!!! Those colours just pop!!! Happy birthday Darren! #7231511

Joseph N. DiGilio 3/2/2009 4:18:52 AM

Daffodils already in your neck of the woods, Linda? Did you miss out on all this snow? I hope so for the sake of the flowers. Beautiful presentation. Looks great against the stark white background. #7232049

Kathy L. Clark 3/2/2009 5:56:33 AM

Absolutely love Linda. Wonderful in every way. #7232434

Stefania Barbier 3/25/2009 10:02:09 AM

congratulations on your gorgeous finalist!!!! #7327418

Erin Appelbaum 3/25/2009 10:33:44 AM

Congrats again Linda. Peter #7327740

A P 3/25/2009 10:39:29 AM

Congratulations on your outstanding Finalist!!


Tamara K. Walker 3/25/2009 10:45:16 AM


Laurence Saliba 3/25/2009 11:08:27 AM

CONGRATULATIONS Linda!!!!! #7328175

Nancy (Peaches) Harker 3/25/2009 11:20:26 AM


HUGE CONGRATS on your finalist!
Best of luck in the next round!


Mary Beth Aiello 3/25/2009 11:52:26 AM

Huge congrats on this well deserved finalist, Linda. #7328616

Eugenio Diaz 3/25/2009 12:07:01 PM

Congratulations on your beautiful Finalist!!! #7328734

Courtenay Vanderbilt 3/25/2009 12:11:05 PM

CONGRATULATIONS, Linda!!! #7328765

Lisa J. Boulden 3/25/2009 1:28:18 PM

Happy springtime, Linda!
Congrats on another fabulous finalist!
~Lisa #7329456

Patrick Rouzes 3/25/2009 2:11:31 PM

INCREDIBLE!!! CONGRATULATIONS on this amazing finalist,Linda!!! #7329765

Tammy Scott 3/25/2009 2:16:08 PM

Congratulations on this beautiful finalist! #7329807

Nadya Johnson 3/25/2009 3:19:26 PM

Congratulations on your outstanding finalist! #7330223

Leland N. Saunders 3/25/2009 4:04:16 PM

Congratulations, Linda ... nice job ... well done ... !!

Lee #7330537

Judy V. Kennamer 3/25/2009 4:16:29 PM

A big Congrats Linda!! #7330619

Debra R. Harder 3/25/2009 4:22:20 PM

Huge CONGRATULATIONS, Linda, on your BEAUTIFUL finalist! Deb #7330674

Jeff Robinson 3/25/2009 4:38:02 PM

Great job - Congrats on your Finalist Linda!! #7330842

Sabrina Ryan 3/25/2009 5:53:59 PM

Congratulations on your well deserved Finalist! WTG! #7331295

JO ANN CLEVELAND 3/25/2009 7:57:15 PM

Such a well deserved finalist Linda, love it!

jo ann c. #7332168

Cary Rogers 3/25/2009 8:07:08 PM

Big CONGRATS on this Finalist, Linda!! I love this "illustrated" look, and you did it extremely well! #7332221

Vitor Dias 3/26/2009 5:03:07 AM

Lovely pic Linda.
Congratulations on your beautiful Finalist.

rgds Vitor #7333716

Nancyj E. Hovey 3/26/2009 5:39:00 AM

on your FINALIST...8o) #7333845

Gail Vitikacs 3/26/2009 8:22:20 AM

No surprise on this! Big Congratulations Linda! #7334582

Jessica Jenney 3/26/2009 10:29:22 AM

Congratulations, Linda on your beautiful finalist! #7335147

Jeana Clark 3/26/2009 11:18:59 AM

No suprises here!!!!
Outstaning Finalist Linda!!!!


~J~ #7335304

Lynne Morris 3/26/2009 1:18:53 PM

Beautiful finalist Linda, Huge Congratulations. #7335702

frank w. degenhardt 3/26/2009 8:38:22 PM

Congratulations on this beautiful Finalist. Way to go girl. #7337780

Kathy L. Clark 3/27/2009 5:57:27 AM

Big congrats on your really cool finalist Linda. #7339399

Kristi A. Howson 3/27/2009 8:37:15 AM

Congratulations Linda. Love the High Key effect! #7340047

Linda Blair 3/27/2009 2:47:00 PM

A beautiful birthday wish and the high key...congrats on finalist!!!!!!!! #7341470

Sam Britt 3/28/2009 3:08:10 PM

Congratulations, Linda! #7345448

Roger Fry 4/10/2009 9:52:42 PM

Looks like a photo of a drawing ? #7393267

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