Finally the Top

© Linda D. Lester

Finally the Top

Melissa Olsen Student 5/11/2009 5:33:14 AM

What a great image you have here Linda. Love the single ladybug being the center of attention. #1126305

Carla Metzler 5/11/2009 5:34:28 AM

Great capture! #7508442

Joy Rector 5/11/2009 5:39:08 AM

beautiful comp #7508467

Jeff W. Robinson 5/11/2009 5:42:12 AM

What a Fantastic perspective and capture - Great job Linda! Jeff #7508496

Jeana Clark 5/11/2009 5:43:26 AM


WOW Linda!!
This is Fabulous!!!
Wonderful color and excellent SF!!
Awesome details as well!!!
Superb Work!!!

~J~ #7508506

A P 5/11/2009 5:57:26 AM

As photographers we find all kind of things interesting huh? Outstanding capture of this little lady and all her hard work struggling to make it to the top. Did she yell "Top of the world Ma" when she got there?? LOL #7508614

Shelly A. Van Camp 5/11/2009 6:00:27 AM

Beautiful capture and love the DoF with all the colors! #7508623

Vitor Dias 5/11/2009 6:15:14 AM

Spectacular macro Linda, congts for this work, bravo.
Thanks for your comment on my work.

rgds Vitor #7508691

Darren K. Fisher 5/11/2009 6:16:18 AM

One of the best lady bug captures I have ever seen. Bbbbbbravo!!!! LOL #7508699

Tammy M. Anderson 5/11/2009 6:16:34 AM

Beautiful colors and macro image, Linda. #7508702

Lynn M. Whitt 5/11/2009 6:25:58 AM

fantastic macro image.... #7508754

Ray & Audrey Clarke 5/11/2009 6:26:54 AM

Love the detail and composition Linda.!!!(R) #7508760

Terri L. Scribner 5/11/2009 6:37:36 AM

One word...WOW!! #7508822

Kathy L. Clark 5/11/2009 6:41:23 AM

This looks like a winner to me Linda. Wonderful DOF and comp. #7508856

Sabrina Ryan 5/11/2009 6:47:07 AM

Fantastic photo, Linda!! #7508877

Stefania Barbier 5/11/2009 7:27:55 AM

and the capture is absolutely amazing... fantastic sf and shallow dof Linda! #7508946

Melissa Gurdus 5/11/2009 7:38:50 AM

Amazing macro taken with sharp selective focus and dazzling colors, Linda!! #7508966

Mukesh Srivastava 5/11/2009 8:55:15 AM

Terrific super macro, Linda!!!! Sure to see this again.... #7509095

Valentin M. Armianu 5/11/2009 9:10:27 AM

A stunning image! #7509166

Debra Booth 5/11/2009 9:11:41 AM

Your patience paid off, Linda! The colors and comp are the tops, so to speak! Excellent work! #7509169

JO ANN CLEVELAND 5/11/2009 9:18:53 AM

Winner! This is totally outstanding!

Great macro, fabulous color and dof

jo ann c. #7509190

Usman Bajwa 5/11/2009 9:29:02 AM

What a wonderful way to present a 'lady'!! Absolutely awesome capture, Linda.

Usman. #7509229

Virginia Leone 5/11/2009 9:33:37 AM

Wow-wee!! Super macro! #7509249

Ellen Hodges 5/11/2009 9:34:29 AM

Extremely awesome color and comp in this terrific capture, Linda!! #7509253

Daniella Puente 5/11/2009 10:00:42 AM

Beautiful! #7509326

Alan L. Borror 5/11/2009 11:54:25 AM

Wonderfully creative macro, Linda! Real sense of depth! #7509614

Anita N. Hogue 5/11/2009 12:45:36 PM

A beautiful image, Linda! Fantastic composition and fabulous colors! #7509774

Renee Doyle 5/11/2009 1:24:11 PM

Definitely one of the best lady bug shots I have ever seen Linda!!!!!! Awesome detail, colour, comp and dof!!! #7509864

Claudia Kuhn 5/11/2009 4:42:22 PM

Beautiful macro Linda, great colors and DOF. #7510295

David Phalen 5/11/2009 6:16:38 PM

Spectacular light, colors and details in a terrific macro!! #7510543

Eugenio Diaz 5/11/2009 6:20:50 PM

Fantastic Macro, color, DOF, and very well composed image...Fabulous work, Linda! #7510557

Ken Smith 5/11/2009 6:21:05 PM

Stunning..one of the best macros I've seen...awesome Linda and I hope..repeat hope...we see this one again!! #7510558

Nancy L. Green 5/11/2009 6:40:04 PM

FANTASTIC macro taken with wonderful lighting, beautiful color and increadable clarity, WTG!! <>< #7510625

Amy Hopp 5/11/2009 8:21:06 PM

Perfection! :o) #7510775

Bandar Aljahmi 5/11/2009 10:39:07 PM

Fantastic Macro Linda!, love color. #7510946

Michael Khoury 5/12/2009 2:36:15 AM

patience payd off; well-done Linda!
michael #7511406

Linda Blair 5/12/2009 5:43:02 AM

Fantastic details and dof...I'm sure we'll see this again!!!!!!! #7512129

Judy V. Kennamer 5/12/2009 6:21:25 AM

Really beautiful Linda! Wonderful clarity and colors - #7512262

Shawn Jennings 5/12/2009 9:31:14 AM

Excellent macro, Linda! Color, dof, exposure are perfect! #7512821

Tammy Scott 5/12/2009 9:43:48 AM

Stunning macro! #7512868

Debra R. Harder 5/14/2009 8:57:12 AM

This is a BRILLIANT macro, Linda! Love the composition with the curve and selective focus on the ladybug. A winner in my eyes!!!! Deb #7519881

Lisa J. Boulden 5/23/2009 6:04:57 AM

Amazing image, Linda!!! #7550037

Heather Thorsen 6/9/2009 12:09:40 AM

I just love these little creatures, and ha many images of them and all their antics.
Great picture Linda. #7610769

Tammy Scott 6/19/2009 12:49:44 PM

Congratulations on another gorgeous finalist! #7648767

Don Johnson 6/19/2009 1:19:37 PM

Excellent. I love the selective focus of this image. #7649013

Nikki McDonald 6/19/2009 2:07:29 PM

Perfect focus, Linda. Congratulations on your finalist and good luck in the next round. #7649366

Renee Doyle 6/19/2009 2:26:45 PM

Still one of the best Lady Bug shots I've seen!! Congratulations Linda!!! #7649510

Valentin M. Armianu 6/19/2009 2:32:46 PM

Congratulations on another astounding Finalist!! #7649551

Stefania Barbier 6/19/2009 3:20:21 PM

WTG girl!!!!! #7650057

Tarun Bose 6/19/2009 5:27:03 PM

Congrats Linda. #7651173

Sam Britt 6/19/2009 7:11:46 PM

Congratulations on this terrific finalist, Linda. #7652110

Alex T. Mizuno 6/20/2009 12:43:29 AM

Your macro shots are outstanding Linda! Congratulations on your Finalist!! #7653745

Eugenio Diaz 6/20/2009 6:37:57 AM

Congratulations one more time on your AMAZING Finalist! WTG! #7655163

Phil Stith 6/20/2009 8:04:52 AM

Congratulations on your finalist, Linda! #7655822

Anita N. Hogue 6/20/2009 8:10:26 AM

This little guy has served you well!

CONGRATULATIONS!
#7655882

Courtenay Vanderbilt 6/20/2009 8:37:06 AM

Patience paid off! Congratulations Linda! #7656056

Dianna Murphy 6/20/2009 10:28:40 AM

WTG! Congratulations on your finalist in Macro and Details. Bravo! #7656832

Colleen Farrell 6/20/2009 10:47:17 AM

Wonderful capture, Linda! Big congrats! #7656933

Patrick Rouzes 6/20/2009 12:16:44 PM

CONGRATULATIONS on this amazing finalist,Linda!!! #7657179

Vladan D. Djordjevic 6/20/2009 12:45:00 PM

Huge congrats on your fantastic finalist! #7657350

Debra R. Harder 6/20/2009 3:15:33 PM

Another brilliant image, Linda! Love this!! Congratulations again!! Deb #7658164

Karen Celella 6/20/2009 4:04:07 PM

The little lady made it to the top and so did you Linda. Congratulations on this amazing finalist. #7658388

Jeff W. Robinson 6/21/2009 3:38:00 AM

Congrats Linda on your Excellent Finalist!! Jeff #7659925

Kathy Cline 6/21/2009 7:44:28 AM

SO SWEET LINDA.
CONGRATULATIONS
HAVE A BLESSED DAY.
#7660735

Max Aureli 6/21/2009 9:00:05 AM

Congratulations on this amaze Finalist, Linda!!!! #7660944

Judy V. Kennamer 6/21/2009 9:27:41 AM

What a cutie! Congrats on your beautiful Finalist Linda!! #7661036

Mike Perez 6/21/2009 12:49:16 PM

Congratulations on your great Finalists, Linda! #7661396

Ken Smith 6/21/2009 1:38:29 PM

Perfect, Linda. Congrats big time! #7661582

Linda D. Lester 6/21/2009 1:49:13 PM

Thank you all very much!!!! #7661631

Michael Khoury 6/21/2009 2:44:13 PM

I'm losing count here;)...CONGRATS AGAIN Linda!!!

#7661762

Donna LaMattino Pagakis 6/21/2009 2:45:10 PM

Incredible image Linda, congratulations again! #7661768

Usman Bajwa 6/21/2009 11:16:47 PM

Great details and colors, Linda. CONGRATULATIONS on another terrific Finalist!!

Usman. #7663036

JO ANN CLEVELAND 6/22/2009 7:33:29 AM

Congratulations on your finalist

Very well deserved...

jo ann c. #7664438

Daniella Puente 6/22/2009 12:47:30 PM

Congratulations on this fabulous winner Linda!!! #7665536

Lynne Morris 6/22/2009 1:42:48 PM

Huge Congratulations on your beautiful winners Linda. #7665837

Phil Stith 6/22/2009 1:47:31 PM

Congratulations on your winner, Linda! #7665859

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna 6/22/2009 2:02:02 PM

WTG on this awesome win, Linda!!! :-) k #7665937

Courtenay Vanderbilt 6/22/2009 2:14:35 PM

BIG CONGRATS, Linda!!!! :-) #7666000

David Phalen 6/22/2009 2:27:59 PM

BIG Congrats on a fantastic Winner!! #7666073

Lisa J. Boulden 6/22/2009 2:30:16 PM

Absloutely awesome!
Congrats... big time!
~♥~Lisa #7666083

Tammy Scott 6/22/2009 2:37:50 PM

Exquisite macro! Congratulations! #7666114

Renee Doyle 6/22/2009 2:44:38 PM

WTG Linda!!!! This is a beauty!!! Big congratulations on this wonderful winner!! #7666148

Mike Clime 6/22/2009 3:06:45 PM

Congratulations on your winner! #7666263

Alan L. Borror 6/22/2009 3:27:09 PM

Congratulations on this great winner, Linda! #7666373

Linda D. Lester 6/22/2009 3:48:17 PM

Thank you all very much! #7666443

Debra Booth 6/22/2009 3:52:53 PM

Big congrats to you and your little lady bug, Linda! Great job! #7666464

Claudia Kuhn 6/22/2009 3:54:08 PM

Wonderful macro, congrats to you Linda! #7666470

Tarun Bose 6/22/2009 4:02:45 PM

Big congrats Linda, for your excellent winner. #7666522

Barbara Waldoch 6/22/2009 4:10:06 PM

Huge congratulations, Linda! #7666571

Vladan D. Djordjevic 6/22/2009 4:21:10 PM

Big congrats on this excellent winner!!! #7666645

Jennifer L. Alder 6/22/2009 4:38:30 PM

Congrats to you, LInda! #7666745

Pranay Koka 6/22/2009 4:39:18 PM

great macro shot! congratulations on ur well deserved winner! #7666750

Cheryl E. Molennor 6/22/2009 4:43:31 PM

Congratulations to you! #7666794

Debra R. Harder 6/22/2009 4:52:06 PM

A winner all the way in my book!! HUGE CONGRATULATIONS, Linda, on your EXCELLENT GOLD WINNER! Deb #7666857

Mukesh Srivastava 6/22/2009 5:08:57 PM

Huge congrats for the GOLD,Linda!!! #7666957

ROLAN NARMAN 6/22/2009 6:21:11 PM

Huge congratulations on your gorgeous winner Linda! #7667295

Anita N. Hogue 6/22/2009 6:34:41 PM

Congratulations Linda! This is an excellent photo as are all your images! #7667354

Evy Johansen 6/22/2009 6:56:48 PM

Big congratulations on your wonderful win, Linda!! #7667480

Gail Vitikacs 6/22/2009 7:01:19 PM

Terrific win Linda! Way to go on this beauty! #7667509

Laurence Saliba 6/22/2009 10:41:48 PM

CONGRATULATIONS Linda!!!!! #7667929

Stefania Barbier 6/22/2009 11:33:03 PM

HUGE congratulations! #7668011

Donna LaMattino Pagakis 6/23/2009 12:41:43 AM

Congratulations on your win Linda, awesome! #7668239

Nick Lagos 6/23/2009 4:48:05 AM

First class Macro and win Linda...big congrats #7669094

Kathy Cline 6/23/2009 5:22:13 AM

WTG LINDA
CONGRATS
#7669260

Eugenio Diaz 6/23/2009 5:23:30 AM

CONGRATULATIONS on your Great Winner!!!
Well done! #7669271

Stephanie Frey 6/23/2009 5:28:39 AM

Congratulations, Linda! #7669311

Ken Smith 6/23/2009 5:34:18 AM

No surprise here, Linda. Congrats to you!! #7669340

Sam Britt 6/23/2009 8:04:07 AM

Big congrats on your second place win, Linda! #7670073

Sabrina Ryan 6/23/2009 8:05:34 AM

One of my Favorite photos of yours, Linda.
CONGRATULATIONS on this Awesome winning photo! #7670080

Kristi A. Howson 6/23/2009 10:52:16 AM

Congratulations Linda on this wonderful winner. Great colors, composition and detail of this tiny little lady! #7670530

Judy V. Kennamer 6/23/2009 7:22:25 PM

A BIG Congrats Linda!!! She's a beauty! #7671657

Cindy Bendush 6/23/2009 10:38:15 PM

Beautiful winner Linda! Congratulations! #7671919

Datha Y. Thompson 6/23/2009 11:30:10 PM

CONGRATULATIONS on The GOLD!! #7672037

Stephen Zacker 6/24/2009 4:06:13 AM

Fantastic macro. Congratulations #7672720

Colleen Farrell 6/24/2009 10:25:05 AM

WTG, Linda! Big congrats on your win! #7674088

Shawn Jennings 6/24/2009 10:46:14 AM

Such a great image, Linda! Congratulations on your win! #7674145

A P 6/25/2009 4:03:12 PM

Congratulations Linda on this awesome winner. #7678232

Usman Bajwa 6/26/2009 4:02:15 AM

A very well deserving Second Place GOLD, CONGRATS. Linda.

Usman. #7679578

Mary Beth Aiello 6/26/2009 12:24:38 PM

This little guy walked right into a GOLD, Linda. Huge congrats. #7681210

Sharon Day 7/2/2009 1:19:56 PM

I love it! Congratulations, Linda! #7701473

Leland N. Saunders 7/5/2009 5:37:05 PM

Really a cool photo, Linda ... congratulations and well done !!

Lee #7708235

Dr Silly 7/20/2009 12:40:18 PM

Congrats Linda on this awesome gold. :O)
#7759171

Dominick M. Dimacale 8/19/2009 3:56:20 AM

Congratulations Linda on your Win!!!!!


Dominick #7866425


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