Renata Gusciora level-classic 5/10/2009 8:11:31 AM

Amazing floral,Debra!All the best to Ken! #1125931

Tammy Scott 5/10/2009 8:54:22 AM

Oh this is gorgeous! Great focus and color on this! #7505668

Agnes Fegan level-classic 5/10/2009 9:53:49 AM

Beautiful floral! #7505743

ROLAN NARMAN 5/10/2009 10:17:13 AM

Awesome capture Debra! Love the background too! Excellent work as always! #7505810

Kathleen Rinker level-classic 5/10/2009 11:21:47 AM

Oh my gosh this is fabulous Deb, excellent lighting, comp, color, detail, clarity, fabulous work my friend!! #7505958

Kathleen Rinker level-classic 5/10/2009 11:21:47 AM

Oh my gosh this is fabulous Deb, excellent lighting, comp, color, detail, clarity, fabulous work my friend!! #7505959

Susie Knudsen 5/10/2009 11:25:47 AM

Wonderful photo, beautiful. #7505970

Mitch Spence level-classic 5/10/2009 11:30:22 AM

Deb, this comp is great. The image ought to be in the encylcopedia along with the article on "how to use depth of field to create art." #7505984

Melissa G. Meiselman level-classic 5/10/2009 12:00:27 PM

Wonderful shot of that single poppy with the others in the far background, Debra!! The shot is taken with sharp detail, great DOF, terrific lighting and wonderful composition, as well!!! #7506066

Eugenio Diaz level-classic 5/10/2009 1:06:23 PM

Fantastic image here and great DOF...lovely light and composition! #7506216

Renee Doyle level-classic 5/10/2009 1:40:35 PM

Absolutely gorgeous Deb!!!! Beautiful light and colours! Wonderful bday dedication for Ken! HB Ken! #7506301

Ken Smith level-classic 5/10/2009 1:59:24 PM

I like these kinda shots...beautiful focus Deb and thanks so much for the b'day wishes! #7506365

Linda D. Lester level-classic 5/10/2009 2:58:26 PM

I love these flowers.....Happy Birthday Ken!!! Beautiful shot! #7506552

Linda Blair level-classic 5/10/2009 5:06:20 PM

Beautiful....love these beauties!!!!! #7506832

Janet Daniel level-classic 5/10/2009 7:03:32 PM

Stunning floral, Deb! Spectacular color & dof! #7507169

Stefania Barbier level-classic 5/11/2009 1:18:04 AM

HAPPY BDAY KEN! Deb you gave to Ken the most SUPERB flower capture.... I am sure we'll see this again... ! #7507714

Vitor Dias level-classic 5/11/2009 3:31:20 AM

This is just fantastic, congts Debra.

rgds Vitor #7507988

Leslie McLain level-classic 5/11/2009 10:01:48 AM

Stunning colors, comp, light and DOF. #7509331

JO ANN CLEVELAND level-classic 5/11/2009 10:31:28 AM

Gorgeous colors Deb, the dof is lovely with these bright flowers

jo ann c. #7509429

Nadine A. Lewis level-classic 5/11/2009 12:22:36 PM

Simple yet ABSOLUTELY FANTASTIC, Debra! <>< #7509724

Judy V. Kennamer level-classic 5/11/2009 12:55:01 PM

WOW! Gorgeous Deb!!! #7509807

Kim Lund level-classic 5/11/2009 4:21:43 PM

This is a winner for me! It's beautiful Debra. #7510249

Sirsendu Gayen level-classic 5/12/2009 1:55:23 AM

Amazing floral capture. #7511333

John Benway level-classic 5/12/2009 5:00:04 AM

Excellent floral Debra, love the BG.
John #7511962

Dianna Murphy 5/12/2009 8:38:51 AM

oh Deb, beautiful saturated color, perfect light and comp. #7512662

Shawn Jennings level-classic 5/12/2009 9:43:15 AM

This is excellent!!!

Happy Birthday, Ken!! #7512864

Shelly A. Van Camp level-classic 5/12/2009 9:59:16 AM

Beautiful, Deb! #7512917

Lisa J. Boulden level-classic 5/13/2009 9:30:00 AM

Gorgeous comp and light in this outstanding floral!!!
Breathtaking, Deb!
~♥~ #7516422

Linda L. Ruiz level-classic 5/13/2009 3:01:42 PM

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Jennifer L. Alder 5/13/2009 8:34:24 PM

Love the details, light, your pov and the dof here, Deb. Amazing shot :) #7517957

Susan M. Campbell level-classic 5/18/2009 7:41:16 PM

What beautiful DOF. Simply wonderful.


Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-classic 5/22/2009 8:02:33 AM

Beautiful Deb! #7547596

Marisol Pastor 6/1/2009 4:00:17 PM

Spectacular floral Debra! #7586478

Tammy Scott 6/19/2009 12:49:57 PM

Super image! Congratulations! #7648769

Steven W. Lepak 6/19/2009 1:18:39 PM

Bravo Deb! Congrats on your finalist. Love the colors and shallow dof. Keep inspiring. Best Regards, Steven #7649006

Don Johnson level-classic 6/19/2009 1:20:40 PM

Beautiful colors. I love the selective focus associated with this image. Really works! #7649021

Rick Clark level-classic 6/19/2009 2:06:04 PM

Well done! Congrats on being a finalist! #7649351

Renee Doyle level-classic 6/19/2009 2:42:35 PM

Stunning finalist Deb!! Big congratulations to you!! #7649663

Stefania Barbier level-classic 6/19/2009 3:21:53 PM

congrats again Deb!!!! #7650068

Cheryl E. Molennor level-classic 6/19/2009 5:03:17 PM


Daniella Puente level-classic 6/19/2009 5:11:50 PM

Congrats on this beauty Deb! :))) #7651035

Janet Daniel level-classic 6/19/2009 5:13:24 PM

Another big congrats, Deb! #7651050

Sabrina Ryan level-classic 6/19/2009 6:22:24 PM

Congratulations on your excellent Finalist, Debra! #7651658

ROLAN NARMAN 6/19/2009 6:24:28 PM

Huge congrats on your fantastic finalist, Debra! #7651675

Sam Britt 6/19/2009 6:55:38 PM

Congratulations on this beautiful finalist, Deb! #7651980

Mitch Spence level-classic 6/19/2009 6:58:49 PM

Such a beauty, Deb. Congratulations. #7652013

Alex T. Mizuno 6/20/2009 12:51:52 AM

The blazing tone of the poppy is really gorgeous! Congratulations on your Finalist Deb!!! #7653782

Nadya Johnson 6/20/2009 3:41:51 AM

Congratulations on your outstanding finalist, Debra! #7654273

Eugenio Diaz 6/20/2009 6:38:23 AM

Congratulations on your AMAZING Finalist! Fantastic work!
Lovely image! #7655164

Phil Stith 6/20/2009 8:06:24 AM

Congratulations on your finalist, Debra! #7655836

Melissa G. Meiselman level-classic 6/20/2009 8:33:04 AM

Big congratulations on this fantastic finalist!! #7656032

Dianna Murphy 6/20/2009 9:47:24 AM

Congratulations on your finalist. A finalist in this most competitive category is truly sweet. #7656495

Patrick Rouzes level-classic 6/20/2009 12:21:10 PM

CONGRATULATIONS on this incredible finalist,Debra!!! #7657198

Max Aureli level-classic 6/20/2009 12:46:48 PM

Great composition!!! Congratulations again!!!! #7657370

Vladan D. Djordjevic level-classic 6/20/2009 12:47:03 PM

Huge congrats on your AMAQZING finalist, Debra!


Colleen Farrell level-classic 6/20/2009 12:50:52 PM

Gorgeous, Deb! Big congrats on your finalist! #7657402

Linda D. Lester level-classic 6/20/2009 1:57:18 PM

Beautiful....Congratulations! #7657740

Brett Dolsen 6/20/2009 3:19:22 PM

Hi Debra and congratulations on your great finalists!!Brett #7658190

Cindy Bendush level-classic 6/20/2009 9:17:17 PM

Gorgeous color,light and bokeh Debra! Congratulations on all of your fabulous finalists! #7659236

Jeff Robinson level-classic 6/21/2009 3:42:04 AM

Congrats Deb on your beautiful Finalist!! Jeff #7659942

Laurence Saliba level-classic 6/21/2009 3:52:01 AM

Gorgeous finalist!!! Congratulations!!! #7659977

Judy V. Kennamer level-classic 6/21/2009 9:28:26 AM

Glorious!!! Congrats on your beautiful Finalist Deb!! #7661037

Anne McKinnell 6/21/2009 6:53:25 PM

Wow, this is AMAZING Debra! I love the soft flowers in the background. Congrats on your stunning finalist!!! #7662463

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic 6/21/2009 10:53:42 PM

Fabulous image, Debra. WTG!

Usman. #7662983

Tiia Vissak 6/22/2009 12:51:52 PM

Congratulations on your winner! #7665567

Mitch Spence level-classic 6/22/2009 12:53:21 PM

Good going, Deb. Congratulations to you. #7665577

Linda D. Lester level-classic 6/22/2009 1:00:10 PM

Awesome....love it! Congratulations! #7665626

Bojan Bencic level-classic 6/22/2009 1:22:37 PM

Great shot, Debra. Congratulations! #7665740

Phil Stith level-classic 6/22/2009 1:34:54 PM

Congratulations on your winner, Debra! #7665798

Max Aureli level-classic 6/22/2009 1:36:50 PM

Congratulations Debra for this fantastic Winner!!!! :-))) #7665807

Janet Daniel level-classic 6/22/2009 1:38:35 PM

A huge congratulations on your gorgeous win, Deb! #7665818

Brett Dolsen 6/22/2009 1:45:19 PM

Congratulations on your wonderfull winner Deb!!Brett #7665846

Leslie McLain level-classic 6/22/2009 1:57:37 PM

Congrats on your beautiful winner, Deb. #7665910

Agnes Fegan level-classic 6/22/2009 2:00:52 PM

Congratulations Debra! #7665930

Tammy Scott level-classic 6/22/2009 2:36:33 PM

Outstanding winner! Congratulations! #7666105

Renee Doyle level-classic 6/22/2009 2:43:23 PM

Superb work Deb!!! Big congratulations to you!! #7666143

Lisa J. Boulden level-classic 6/22/2009 3:34:07 PM

Big congratulations, Deb!
~♥~Lisa #7666396

Barbara Waldoch level-classic 6/22/2009 4:08:37 PM

Huge congratulations, Deb! #7666557

Vladan D. Djordjevic 6/22/2009 4:20:14 PM

Big congrats on this excellent winner, dear Debra!

You deserve to be a GRAND PRIZE WINNER! #7666641

Marcel J. Fernandez 6/22/2009 4:32:23 PM

This one is a beauty Debra. A big congratulations to you on your Winner. #7666689

Jennifer L. Alder 6/22/2009 4:37:09 PM

Big congrats hun! I love seeing gold on your work :) #7666728

Susan Fox 6/22/2009 5:27:18 PM

Congratulations Deb! #7667078

ROLAN NARMAN 6/22/2009 6:18:56 PM

Huge congratulations on your gorgeous winner Debra! #7667288

Evy Johansen level-classic 6/22/2009 6:53:15 PM

Beautiful win!! Congratulations, Debra! #7667456

Beverley Scott 6/22/2009 7:00:24 PM

Huge congratulations on this simply stunning winner, Deb! #7667507

Amy Weiss 6/22/2009 7:31:52 PM

Big congrats on this beautiful winner, Deb! #7667590

Kara L. Hendricks level-classic 6/22/2009 8:05:06 PM

STUNNING Deb!! Congratulations my friend!! #7667666

Laurence Saliba level-classic 6/22/2009 10:39:02 PM

CONGRATULATIONS Debra!!!!! #7667920

Stefania Barbier level-classic 6/22/2009 11:30:48 PM

HUGE congratulations Deb!!!! #7668002

Max Aureli level-classic 6/22/2009 11:48:36 PM

Congratulations Debra on this gorgeous Winner my friend!!!! #7668034

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-classic 6/23/2009 12:05:10 AM

Congratulations on your win Deb! #7668072

Tommy E. Burgess 6/23/2009 12:50:08 AM

Huge congratulations on this beautiful winner Deb!! #7668285

Stephanie Frey 6/23/2009 2:08:39 AM

Gorgeous! Congratulations on another beautiful win, Deb! #7668434

Nick Lagos 6/23/2009 4:22:53 AM

Big congrats on this wonderful winner Debra.... #7669009

Eugenio Diaz 6/23/2009 5:23:02 AM

CONGRATULATIONS on your Great Winner!!!
Well done!
AMAZING floral Deb!!!!
WTG! #7669266

Ken Smith level-classic 6/23/2009 5:27:32 AM

Excellent, Deb. Congrats to you!! #7669303

Kelly S. Cavanaugh 6/23/2009 6:26:02 AM

Congratulations on your beautiful winner, Debra!! #7669543

Debra R. Harder 6/23/2009 7:50:20 AM

Thank you everyone for your generous comments and wonderful congratulations! It means so much!! Deb #7669985

Sam Britt 6/23/2009 8:01:09 AM

Big congrats on your second place win, Deb! #7670055

Sabrina Ryan 6/23/2009 8:01:55 AM

CONGRATULATIONS on this Awesome winning photo Debra! #7670058

Shawn Jennings level-classic 6/23/2009 1:29:17 PM

WTG Deb! Congratulations on your win! #7670865

Judy V. Kennamer level-classic 6/23/2009 7:19:15 PM

Congrats Deb!!!! She's a beauty!! #7671644

Cindy Bendush level-classic 6/23/2009 10:35:03 PM

Such a lovely winner Deb! Congratulations! #7671914

Nadya Johnson 6/23/2009 10:42:06 PM

Congratulations on your outstanding winner, Debra! #7671928

Datha Y. Thompson 6/23/2009 11:22:55 PM

CONGRATULATIONS on The GOLD Debra!! #7672013

Colleen Farrell level-classic 6/24/2009 10:22:05 AM

WTG, Deb! Big congrats on your win! #7674074

A P 6/25/2009 4:01:05 PM

Congratulations on your stunning winner, Debra #7678223

Mary Beth Aiello level-classic 6/26/2009 12:19:20 PM

Simply gorgeous, Deb. Huge congrats on this beauty. It is outstanding. #7681187

Marisol Pastor 7/12/2009 10:38:25 AM

Can't believe I hadn't congratulated you on this spectacular win yet! #7731668

Dominick M. Dimacale level-classic 8/19/2009 3:54:33 AM

Congratulations Debra on your Win!!!

Dominick #7866417

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