Finally the Top

© Linda D. Lester

Finally the Top

Melissa Olsen level-deluxe 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 Robinson level-deluxe 5/11/2009 5:42:12 AM

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

Jeana Clark level-deluxe 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 level-deluxe 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 level-deluxe 5/11/2009 6:16:18 AM

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

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

Beautiful colors and macro image, Linda. #7508702

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

fantastic macro image.... #7508754

Ray Clarke level-deluxe 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 level-deluxe 5/11/2009 7:27:55 AM

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

Melissa G. Meiselman 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 M. Bajwa level-deluxe 5/11/2009 9:29:02 AM

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

Usman. #7509229

Virginia Leone level-deluxe 5/11/2009 9:33:37 AM

Wow-wee!! Super macro! #7509249

Ellen Hodges level-deluxe 5/11/2009 9:34:29 AM

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

Daniella Puente level-deluxe 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 Hogue 5/11/2009 12:45:36 PM

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

Renee Doyle level-deluxe 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 level-deluxe 5/11/2009 4:42:22 PM

Beautiful macro Linda, great colors and DOF. #7510295

David Phalen level-deluxe 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 level-deluxe 5/11/2009 6:21:05 PM of the best macros I've seen...awesome Linda and I hope..repeat hope...we see this one again!! #7510558

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

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

Amy Weiss 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 level-deluxe 5/12/2009 6:21:25 AM

Really beautiful Linda! Wonderful clarity and colors - #7512262

Shawn Jennings level-deluxe 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 level-deluxe 5/23/2009 6:04:57 AM

Amazing image, Linda!!! #7550037

Heather Thorsen level-deluxe 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 level-deluxe 6/19/2009 1:19:37 PM

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

Nikki McDonald level-deluxe 6/19/2009 2:07:29 PM

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

Renee Doyle level-deluxe 6/19/2009 2:26:45 PM

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

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

Congratulations on another astounding Finalist!! #7649551

Stefania Barbier level-deluxe 6/19/2009 3:20:21 PM

WTG girl!!!!! #7650057

Tarun Bose level-deluxe 6/19/2009 5:27:03 PM

Congrats Linda. #7651173

Sam Britt level-deluxe 6/19/2009 7:11:46 PM

Congratulations on this terrific finalist, Linda. #7652110

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

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

Eugenio Diaz level-deluxe 6/20/2009 6:37:57 AM

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

Phil Stith level-deluxe 6/20/2009 8:04:52 AM

Congratulations on your finalist, Linda! #7655822

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

This little guy has served you well!


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 level-deluxe 6/20/2009 10:47:17 AM

Wonderful capture, Linda! Big congrats! #7656933

Patrick Rouzes level-deluxe 6/20/2009 12:16:44 PM

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

Vladan D. Djordjevic level-deluxe 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 level-deluxe 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 Robinson level-deluxe 6/21/2009 3:38:00 AM

Congrats Linda on your Excellent Finalist!! Jeff #7659925

Kathy Cline level-deluxe 6/21/2009 7:44:28 AM


Max Aureli level-deluxe 6/21/2009 9:00:05 AM

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

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

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

Mike D. Perez level-deluxe 6/21/2009 12:49:16 PM

Congratulations on your great Finalists, Linda! #7661396

Ken Smith level-deluxe 6/21/2009 1:38:29 PM

Perfect, Linda. Congrats big time! #7661582

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

Thank you all very much!!!! #7661631

Michael Khoury level-deluxe 6/21/2009 2:44:13 PM

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


Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-deluxe 6/21/2009 2:45:10 PM

Incredible image Linda, congratulations again! #7661768

Usman M. Bajwa level-deluxe 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 level-deluxe 6/22/2009 2:27:59 PM

BIG Congrats on a fantastic Winner!! #7666073

Lisa J. Boulden level-deluxe 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 level-deluxe 6/22/2009 2:44:38 PM

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

Mike Clime level-deluxe 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 level-deluxe 6/22/2009 3:48:17 PM

Thank you all very much! #7666443

Debra Booth level-deluxe 6/22/2009 3:52:53 PM

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

Claudia Kuhn level-deluxe 6/22/2009 3:54:08 PM

Wonderful macro, congrats to you Linda! #7666470

Tarun Bose level-deluxe 6/22/2009 4:02:45 PM

Big congrats Linda, for your excellent winner. #7666522

Barbara Waldoch level-deluxe 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 Hogue 6/22/2009 6:34:41 PM

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

Evy Johansen level-deluxe 6/22/2009 6:56:48 PM

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

Gail Vitikacs level-deluxe 6/22/2009 7:01:19 PM

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

Laurence Saliba level-deluxe 6/22/2009 10:41:48 PM

CONGRATULATIONS Linda!!!!! #7667929

Stefania Barbier level-deluxe 6/22/2009 11:33:03 PM

HUGE congratulations! #7668011

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-deluxe 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 level-deluxe 6/23/2009 5:22:13 AM


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 level-deluxe 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 level-deluxe 6/23/2009 7:22:25 PM

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

Cindy Bendush level-deluxe 6/23/2009 10:38:15 PM

Beautiful winner Linda! Congratulations! #7671919

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


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

Fantastic macro. Congratulations #7672720

Colleen Farrell level-deluxe 6/24/2009 10:25:05 AM

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

Shawn Jennings level-deluxe 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 M. Bajwa level-deluxe 6/26/2009 4:02:15 AM

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

Usman. #7679578

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

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

Sharon Day level-deluxe 7/2/2009 1:19:56 PM

I love it! Congratulations, Linda! #7701473

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

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

Lee #7708235

Dr Silly level-deluxe 7/20/2009 12:40:18 PM

Congrats Linda on this awesome gold. :O)

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

Congratulations Linda on your Win!!!!!

Dominick #7866425

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