Pure Elegance

© Pat Gamwell

Pure Elegance

Colette M. Metcalf 3/3/2009 2:47:43 AM

Very nice, Pat! #1091802

Brett Dolsen 3/3/2009 3:00:42 AM

Stunning creative composition Pat!!Brett #7236226

Carolyn J. Connolly 3/3/2009 3:13:05 AM

Wow, Pat - that surely is pure elegance!! A really wonderful capture, my friend!! :o) #7236272

Tammy M. Anderson 3/3/2009 3:23:16 AM

Beautiful image, Pat. #7236290

Karen Engelbreth 3/3/2009 3:44:55 AM

Wonderful image, Pat.... #7236368

Nikki McDonald 3/3/2009 3:56:13 AM

The lines are exquisite and I love the touch of color in their skin tones. Very nicely done, Pat. #7236416

Jeff Robinson 3/3/2009 4:02:14 AM

Very nice work Pat! Jeff #7236465

Deb Koskovich 3/3/2009 4:04:28 AM

Holy cow! You are one talented lady, Pat! #7236479

Dominick M. Dimacale 3/3/2009 4:37:57 AM

Lovely image and composition here, Pat.

Dominick #7236652

Lynne Morris 3/3/2009 5:18:23 AM

Wow this is so beautiful Pat, lovely work. #7236821

Linda Blair 3/3/2009 5:37:45 AM

Very classy and beautiful!!!! #7236918

Linda D. Lester 3/3/2009 6:59:35 AM

AWESOME...love it! #7237308

Nadya Johnson 3/3/2009 8:15:34 AM

Wonderful and whimsical, Pat! Outstanding work! #7237691

Melissa Olsen 3/3/2009 9:52:41 AM

What a wonderful and fun creation...simply stunning! #7238097

Gord MacEachern 3/3/2009 12:58:16 PM

Your title is bang on Pat,great work. #7238795

William C. Raco 3/3/2009 6:41:23 PM

Very cool, Pat
Love the poses and background #7239687

Stefania Barbier 3/4/2009 1:16:46 AM

gorgeous beauty Pat! #7240506

ALLEN O. HOWARD 3/5/2009 9:42:05 PM

WoW!!! I was gonna say, "Pure Elegance"! Looks like someone coined it already. O.K., Unadultrated Beauty!!! Great work Pat! #7249225

Marilyn K. Lincecum 3/5/2009 10:12:32 PM

Stunning in every way...lighting, colors and detail. #7249298

Mitch Spence 3/7/2009 7:56:53 AM

It's amazing how you've created the feeling of soaring motion from something static, Pat. The background too is perfection. #7254506

Lisa J. Boulden 3/31/2009 10:13:18 AM

Beautiful, Pat! #7356573

Sharon F. Morris 4/22/2009 1:39:38 PM

Congrats Pat on your finalist. It is so cool. :) #7432900

Stefania Barbier 4/22/2009 3:13:14 PM

wow Pat, you got them all!!!! WTG girl, congrats!!!!! #7433824

Michelle Alton 4/22/2009 4:07:05 PM

This is so whimsically wonderful, Pat. You have the most wonderful collection of potential winners in this batch. Congratulations on all of them! #7434355

Nikki McDonald 4/22/2009 4:27:02 PM

Beautiful finalist, Pat. Congratulations on this one and all your others! So very pleased for you :) #7434510

Mitch Spence 4/22/2009 6:32:55 PM

And another! Cleaning up, girl, and so you should! #7435539

Jill Odice 4/22/2009 6:36:10 PM

Wahoo! Every one of these deserves to win! I love how you put this one together! #7435575

Cesar J. La Rosa 4/22/2009 9:26:24 PM

I'm so happy to see this beautiful photograph among the Finalists, Pat.
Cesar #7436637

Teresa A. Burnett 4/22/2009 9:37:09 PM

And another big YAYYYYYYYYYY!!!! Congratulations again Pat on this gorgeous finalist!!! Best of luck in the next round!!! #7436702

Marilyn K. Lincecum 4/22/2009 11:07:12 PM

Huge Congratulations on this gorgeous finalist...hope to see it again !!!! #7437161

Usman M. Bajwa 4/23/2009 4:23:35 AM

Congratulations on another beautiful Finalist, Pat.

Usman. #7438332

Judy V. Kennamer 4/23/2009 6:46:51 AM

Gorgeous Pat!!! Congrats!!! #7438960

Jennifer L. Alder 4/23/2009 7:13:08 AM

WOW-congrats again my dear.. I have lost count!! :)

Elida Gutierrez 4/23/2009 9:51:17 AM


Datha Y. Thompson 4/23/2009 11:33:52 AM

Congratulations Pat!!! LOVE THIS!!!!!! YGG :0) #7440550

Nadya Johnson 4/23/2009 12:19:00 PM

Pat, you are "sweeping the ratings," here! Congrats again on another STUNNING finalist! #7440697

Nick Lagos 4/23/2009 4:28:18 PM

First class work worthy of a big award Pat.....good luck #7441607

Sam Britt 4/23/2009 6:12:29 PM

Congratulations again, Pat! #7441948

Susan M. Hembree 4/23/2009 7:23:49 PM

Nice, Pat! Congratulations! #7442207

Cheryl E. Molennor 4/24/2009 7:11:31 PM

Congratulations on this great finalist! #7446534

Donna La Mattino Pagakis 4/26/2009 7:18:08 PM

Congratulations on your beautiful finalist Pat, amazing! #7453793

Laurence Saliba 4/27/2009 10:45:51 AM

Congratulations on this great Winner Pat!!!! #7456550

David Phalen 4/27/2009 11:03:09 AM

Big Congrats my friend on a beautiful First Place Winner!! #7456614

Tiia Vissak 4/27/2009 11:05:25 AM

Congratulations! #7456628

Datha Y. Thompson 4/27/2009 11:10:06 AM

CONGRATULATIONS Pat!!!!! You know I love this!!!!! WOOOOHOOOOOOO!!! :0) #7456658

Jessica Jenney 4/27/2009 11:22:27 AM

Congratulations, Pat on your fabulous First Place Win! #7456683

Sharon Sawyer 4/27/2009 12:13:24 PM

WOOOOOOOOOOO HOOOOOOOOOOOOOO!!!! WTG, Pat! Huge congratulations on your outstanding winner. #7456903

Stefania Barbier 4/27/2009 12:46:27 PM

WTG Pat, congratulations on you amazing winner! #7456964

Renee Doyle 4/27/2009 12:50:36 PM

This is beautiful!!! Congratulations Pat on this excellent first place winner!! #7456986

Mitch Spence 4/27/2009 1:02:48 PM

Hooray for you, Pat. #7457035

Michelle Alton 4/27/2009 1:15:58 PM

Ditto Mitch! This is a superb entry and winner, Pat! (Congratulations on the other one too!) #7457072

Mary Beth Aiello 4/27/2009 2:38:32 PM

Pat -- Huge congratulations on this spectacular winner. Just outstanding. #7457293

Michael Umbreit 4/27/2009 4:37:04 PM

Pat - Congratulations!! - Mike #7457602

Colleen Farrell 4/27/2009 4:43:18 PM

This is so cool! Big congrats on your FIRST PLACE win, Pat! #7457638

Kathryn (Love) Scheet 4/27/2009 4:44:43 PM

Pat - you know I seldom see any of your work that I don't love -
this one spelled winner to me a while ago

- many congrats on all your finalists and on this 1st place and your 2nd place as well
Kat. #7457650

Robert Baer 4/27/2009 4:52:33 PM

Pat congrats on this win. wtg! #7457720

Donna La Mattino Pagakis 4/27/2009 4:59:33 PM

OUTSTANDING PAT!!! Congratulations on your BIG win! #7457786

Bob Cournoyer 4/27/2009 5:00:21 PM

Way to go, Pat, on your First.. :-) #7457792

Daiana Kelly 4/27/2009 5:16:41 PM

Congratulation Pat! It is so good to see this gorgeous image taking a First Place! Very well deserved! #7457892

Kelly S. Cavanaugh 4/27/2009 5:38:56 PM

Congratulations on this beautiful winner, Pat! #7458003

William F. Clair 4/27/2009 5:40:44 PM

Damn...lunch it is!!! #7458014

Mick Burkey 4/27/2009 5:41:20 PM

WTG, Pat. Great job and a well-deserved win! #7458017

Cheryl E. Molennor 4/27/2009 6:04:52 PM

Congratulations on this very creative win! #7458139

Sam Britt 4/27/2009 6:09:25 PM

Big Congratulations on your terrific first place winner, Pat! #7458172

Linda Proctor 4/27/2009 6:13:26 PM

WTG Pat !!! This is a stunning win Congratulations!! #7458197

Linda D. Lester 4/27/2009 7:18:08 PM

Awesome....Congratulations! #7458530

Mary K. Robison 4/27/2009 7:31:48 PM

What a fantastic creation, Pat!
Giant CONGRATULATIONS for your well-deserved First Place Winner!! #7458591

A P 4/27/2009 7:55:17 PM

Congratulations Pat on your outstanding First Place win. #7458699

Teresa A. Burnett 4/27/2009 8:46:18 PM

WOOOOOHOOOOOOOOOOO!!!!!! Ya done good, Pat!!!! Super huge congratulations on this well deserved win!! I am so happy for you my friend!! #7458861

Erica Murphy 4/27/2009 9:27:48 PM

Congratulations on your FIRST PLACE WIN Pat!!! #7459002

Katarina Mansson 4/27/2009 11:12:16 PM

Yeah Pat! Congrats! #7459082

Evy Johansen 4/27/2009 11:41:08 PM

Big congratulations on this awesome first place win, Pat!! So well deserved!! #7459134

Raymond Pauly 4/27/2009 11:56:31 PM

Outstanding Winner, Pat!! WTG! Congratulations, my friend! #7459188

Tarun Bose 4/28/2009 1:38:57 AM

Big congrats Pat for your first prize winner. #7459440

Eugenio Diaz 4/28/2009 6:37:01 AM

Congratulations on your WinneR!!!
Well done! #7460330

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna 4/28/2009 7:13:29 AM

WHOOOOOO HOOOOOO!!!!! WTG, Pat!!! :-) ♫ k #7460558

Elida Gutierrez 4/28/2009 7:24:10 AM


 "Purple Crystal Trophy"

A Special Trophy for

"August Winners"


Vitor Dias 4/28/2009 8:14:30 AM

Bravo, Pat, congts.

rgds Vitor #7460970

Elida Gutierrez 4/28/2009 8:45:53 AM


 "Purple Crystal Trophy"

A Special Trophy for

"MARCH Winners"

Sorry!!! #7461142

Usman M. Bajwa 4/28/2009 9:45:18 AM

I am very happy to see this win FIRST PLACE. A very well deserving image, Pat.

Usman #7461476

mark grandoni 4/28/2009 9:51:40 AM

Congratulations Pat! #7461498

Marilyn K. Lincecum 4/28/2009 10:14:07 AM

I love this and am so happy to see it take First. CONGRATULATIONS Pat !!!!! #7461561

Murry Grigsby 4/28/2009 12:36:58 PM

Congratulations on your terrific images and wins Pat!! #7461910

Mike Clime 4/28/2009 1:43:23 PM

Congratulations on all of your winners! #7462048

Terri L. Scribner 4/28/2009 1:57:05 PM

Big congrats on your winning images!! #7462098

Jennifer L. Alder 4/28/2009 3:58:48 PM

HUGE congrats my dear- I have always loved these. :) #7462372

Jeff Robinson 4/28/2009 4:34:09 PM

Congrats Pat on your Fantstic 1st Place Win!! Jeff #7462485

Sabrina Ryan 4/28/2009 6:36:22 PM

Just Gorgeous, Pat. CONGRATULATIONS on your Awesome 1st place winning photo! #7462793

Kristi A. Howson 4/28/2009 7:42:59 PM

Congratulations Pat. A magnificent work of art! #7462979

Jean E. Hildebrant 4/28/2009 9:04:28 PM

So happy for you, Pat!!! This is so well done and so unique! Congrat's! #7463101

Nick Lagos 4/29/2009 7:06:37 AM

Congratulations on the big one Pat...not surpised and very well deserved... #7464213

Ken Smith 4/29/2009 10:33:19 AM

Congrats Pat. a very cool image! #7464928

Nadya Johnson 4/29/2009 12:55:07 PM

Woo hooo~! Way to go, Pat! Congratulations on your stunning First Place Winner! #7465411

Karacan Salkuci (Kalacay) 4/29/2009 2:20:56 PM

Conratulations Pat on this stunning,magnificient well deserved winn. #7465654

Cathy Barrows 4/29/2009 4:55:08 PM

Congrats on your 1st place win...very pretty #7466004

Judy V. Kennamer 4/30/2009 8:38:13 AM

Gorgeous winner Pat!!! A BIG CONGRATS to you! #7468785

anonymous 4/30/2009 8:49:57 AM

Congratulations Pat on your Beautiful FP win! B- #7468826

Pranay Koka 4/30/2009 4:10:47 PM

awesome pic!! congrats on ur win #7470017

Terry L. Ellis 4/30/2009 7:46:25 PM

Pat, congratulations on your fanciful and beautiful win! #7470575

Carolyn J. Connolly 4/30/2009 7:53:42 PM

WOWSERS, Pat - B-I-G congrat's on your First Place win with this image, my friend!! It is SO-O deserved!! I totally loved this image from the first moment I saw it, and I'm REALLY happy to see it receive this fabulous accolade!! :o) #7470602

Pat Abbott 4/30/2009 8:11:39 PM

This is real beautiful! Congrats on your win! #7470662

Amanda Cass 5/2/2009 2:17:14 AM

a big congrats ! such a lovely figurine :) #7475476

Lisa J. Boulden 5/3/2009 7:37:35 AM

WTG, Pat!
Big congratulations!
~♥~Lisa #7479181

Linda Blair 5/3/2009 11:39:39 AM

A big congrats on your wonderful win!!!!!!! #7479944

Wally Orlowsky 5/4/2009 8:24:56 AM

Congratulations on this delightful winner, Pat!!! #7483439

Gail Vitikacs 5/6/2009 6:30:11 PM

Terrific and well deserved! Congrats! #7493469

Christine Czernin 5/10/2009 11:23:39 AM

A bit late with my congrats,but truly heart felt, my friend.
I am so happy for you.
A wonderful, well deserved First Place. #7505963

Jill Odice 5/14/2009 11:22:49 AM

WAHOO! CONGRATS!!! #7520228

Dominick M. Dimacale 5/20/2009 1:59:39 AM

Congratulations Pat on your Win!!!

Dominick #7538989

Mike D. Perez 5/22/2009 7:39:28 PM

Big congrats on your great winners, Pat! #7549008

Mary Timman 5/26/2009 1:46:00 PM

Breathtaking. Huge Congratulations! #7559996

Jennie A. Dillman 8/8/2009 2:28:34 PM


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BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest FIRST PLACE Winner

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