Wildflower Farm

© Mary Beth Aiello

Wildflower Farm

Colette M. Metcalf 5/15/2009 4:22:11 AM

BEAUTIFUL!!!! #1128099

Anita Hogue 5/15/2009 4:28:33 AM

A very beautiful image, Mary Beth, with wonderful colors and effects! #7522402

Dominick M. Dimacale 5/15/2009 4:30:23 AM

Lovely image and work, Mary Beth.

Dominick #7522414

Rhonda Burger 5/15/2009 4:45:18 AM

Nice work Mary Beth. The wildflowers really spices it up. Very nice. Rhonda #7522523

Linda D. Lester 5/15/2009 4:52:39 AM

I like it.....great job! #7522572

Gina Cormier 5/15/2009 5:10:58 AM

Stunning!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Gorgeous!!!!!!! #7522694

Erin Appelbaum 5/15/2009 5:23:29 AM

Stunning capture Mary Beth. Peter #7522760

Jeana Clark 5/15/2009 5:24:48 AM

So Very Gorgeous Mary Beth!!!!
Awesome effects and colors!!!!


~J~ #7522765

Bonnie C. Lackey 5/15/2009 5:55:23 AM

Glorious colors - wonderful scene!!! #7522863

Joy Rector 5/15/2009 6:58:30 AM

awesome #7523049

Mary Beth Aiello 5/15/2009 10:37:25 AM

Thank you all so much. #7523668

Kay E. Mahoney 5/15/2009 11:21:47 AM

Nice work, Mary Beth. Love the effect and the colors. #7523745

Karolyn J. Seeley 5/15/2009 12:35:33 PM

It's Wonderful! #7523964

Douglas Pignet 5/15/2009 1:14:59 PM

Wonderful job Mary Beth,Doug #7524043

Daniella Puente 5/15/2009 3:46:03 PM

WINNER Mary Beth! This is fantastic :))) #7524469

David Phalen 5/15/2009 5:13:51 PM

Awesome creative work Mary Beth!! Love the colors, details and effects!! #7524718

Janet McNeil 5/15/2009 5:26:02 PM

Beautiful work, Mary Beth- your dd effects are stunning!! #7524747

Mark S. Cox 5/15/2009 9:33:39 PM

WOW! Very, very cool work. #7525410

Debra R. Harder 5/15/2009 11:43:29 PM

You are a true artist, Mary Beth! LOVE THIS! It has that Americana feel that I so much love. Beautiful colors, details and creativity. FAVED!! Deb #7525543

Patricia A. Stalter 5/16/2009 6:45:57 AM

I can tell that you have a lot of fun in the DD. Addicting isn't it? #7526751

Mary Beth Aiello 5/16/2009 6:49:21 AM

Pat, It is addicting. And I DO love it. #7526757

Steve Rice 5/18/2009 6:46:55 AM

Mary Beth, I love this image. Well done #7532664

Boyd L. Alexander 5/19/2009 6:40:18 AM

Mary Beth, you are a true artist with the camera! These effects are extraordinary!! #7536432

Mary Beth Aiello 5/19/2009 7:11:29 AM

Thank you so much for your kind comments. #7536577

Manuel Barrera 5/23/2009 4:52:35 PM

Even among all the other great images, this one stands out, hope we see it again #7551385

Agnes Fegan 5/30/2009 8:58:38 AM

I just came across this one in the Editor's Picks...just love it!!!! #7579378

Tiia Vissak 6/19/2009 1:14:21 PM

Congratulations again! #7648978

Susan Fox 6/19/2009 1:18:59 PM

Congrats Mary Beth! #7649009

Nikki McDonald 6/19/2009 2:22:02 PM

Love the effects, Mary Beth. Congratulations on your finalist and good luck in the next round. #7649477

Stefania Barbier 6/19/2009 3:10:19 PM

WTG Mary Beth!!!! #7649994

Mark S. Cox 6/19/2009 3:46:00 PM

I knew this one would be a finalist! Now, let's see about some gold. Congrats. #7650249

Renee Doyle 6/19/2009 4:32:23 PM

Excellent dd work Mary Beth!! Congratulations!! #7650634

Gina Cormier 6/19/2009 4:46:32 PM


Daniella Puente 6/19/2009 4:57:39 PM

This is SUPERB! congratulations :))) #7650845

Claudia Kuhn 6/19/2009 5:07:25 PM

Congrats on this and your other finalists Mary Beth, beautiful!! #7650988

ROLAN NARMAN 6/19/2009 7:31:14 PM

Congratulations on your fantastic finalist Mary Beth! #7652253

Donna La Mattino Pagakis 6/19/2009 8:15:53 PM

Creative and amazing! Congratulations on your finalist! #7652573

Susan M. Hembree 6/19/2009 9:33:15 PM

Wow! Love it, Mary Beth! Another finalist congratulations! #7653013

Courtenay Vanderbilt 6/20/2009 4:15:55 AM

Congratulations, Mary Beth! #7654425

Eugenio Diaz 6/20/2009 5:45:08 AM

excellent image...WTG Mary Beth!
Congratulations on your wonderful Finalist! #7654874

Mary Beth Aiello 6/20/2009 6:09:09 AM

Thank you all very very much for your kind comments. #7655025

Anita Hogue 6/20/2009 7:57:52 AM

Another big CONGRATULATIONS! #7655766

Jeana Clark 6/20/2009 9:14:04 AM

Congratulations on this fabulous finalist!!!!
Best of luck in the next round!!

~J~ #7656303

Colleen Farrell 6/20/2009 10:22:58 AM

Oh, Mary Beth this is wonderful! Reminds me of Warren Kimble. Big congrats on a most well-deserved finalist! #7656780

Julianna J. Collett 6/20/2009 11:53:18 AM

Love it - congratulations! #7657062

Judy V. Kennamer 6/20/2009 12:41:24 PM

Beautiful Mary Beth!!!! Congrats on your Finalist!! #7657320

Alex T. Mizuno 6/20/2009 2:09:52 PM

This is just awesome! Congratulations on your another Finalist Mary Beth!!! #7657796

Debra R. Harder 6/20/2009 2:57:48 PM

Yep...another one of my favs...another brilliant finalist!! Congratulations, Mary Beth!! Deb #7658045

Sarah Springer 6/20/2009 4:02:15 PM

Bravo, on this very well done dd finalist, Mary Beth! #7658382

Jeff Robinson 6/20/2009 4:39:06 PM

You have had a great month - Congrats Mary Beth on your Finalist!! Jeff #7658532

Usman M. Bajwa 6/21/2009 1:55:16 AM

Lovely image and fx, Mary Beth. WTG, CONGRATS!!

Usman. #7659757

Laurence Saliba 6/21/2009 2:38:57 AM

WTG Mary Beth!! Congrats again!! #7659860

Datha Y. Thompson 6/21/2009 7:19:31 PM

Congrats again Mary Beth!! :0) WTG #7662541

Aimee S. McMaster 6/22/2009 9:33:16 AM

...congratulations on this beauty and your other finalists Mary Beth....Aimee #7664878

Stefania Barbier 6/22/2009 12:10:34 PM

WOW Grand Prize! HUGE congrats!!!!!! #7665389

Daniella Puente 6/22/2009 12:13:05 PM


Kelly S. Cavanaugh 6/22/2009 12:17:57 PM

Congratulations on this wonderful GRAND PRIZE WINNER!!! WTG Mary Beth! #7665410

Jessica Jenney 6/22/2009 12:19:07 PM

BIG Congrats, Mary Beth on your fantastic Grand Prize Win! #7665417

Aimee S. McMaster 6/22/2009 12:19:56 PM

...woo hoo yippppeeeeee, so wonderful .....congratulations Mary Beth.....LOVE this one....Aimee #7665419

Nikki McDonald 6/22/2009 12:21:48 PM

WOW is right -- huge congratulations on this big win, Mary Beth. #7665423

Mitch Spence 6/22/2009 12:24:04 PM

Congratulations to you, Mary Beth. #7665429

Susie Peek-Swint 6/22/2009 12:26:09 PM

Many congrats Mary Beth! #7665441

A P 6/22/2009 12:30:06 PM

CONGRATULATIONS MB on an Awesome and well deserved Grand Prize Winner. I knew your time was coming soon. I'm so thrilled for you! #7665459

Mark S. Cox 6/22/2009 12:40:44 PM

BIG congratulation!!! I knew this one could win. I am very happy for you. #7665491

Tiia Vissak 6/22/2009 12:42:25 PM

Congratulations on your winner! #7665497

Julianna J. Collett 6/22/2009 12:42:37 PM

Congrat on you gorgeous GP winner! #7665498

Tarun Bose 6/22/2009 12:54:06 PM

Big, big congrats Mary for your Grand prize winner. #7665582

Lynne Morris 6/22/2009 1:03:15 PM

Huge Congratulations on your Grand Prize Winner Mary Beth! #7665641

Dr Silly 6/22/2009 1:03:53 PM

A BIG CONGRATULATIONS on your GRAND prize win, Mary. :O)

Agnes Fegan 6/22/2009 1:03:54 PM

Wow! Congrats on your Grand Prize; I already had it in my favorites !!! #7665645

Bojan Bencic 6/22/2009 1:04:14 PM

Fantastic winner, Mary Beth. Congratulations! #7665648

Gail Sullivan 6/22/2009 1:09:59 PM

Mary Beth...big congrats on this wonderful grand prize winner! #7665678

Mary Beth Aiello 6/22/2009 1:10:37 PM

Thank you all so very very much. My face is now dirty. I just came in from laying mulch, opened up the email on my way to washing up, and now my face is streaked with dirt from some tears. I am speechless. Stunned. Did I say overwhelmed yet? All of the above. Your kind words and comments are appreciated more than you'll ever know. Also, sincere and huge congrats to all winners and finalists, and to all those who participate in BetterPhoto. Each of you is truly an inspiration. #7665681

Amy M. Wilson 6/22/2009 1:41:04 PM

Oh Mary Beth, I am so truly happy for you in this well deserved GRAND PRIZE win - a HUGE congratulations!!!!! #7665827

Linda Blair 6/22/2009 1:50:34 PM

What a gorgeous Grand Prize Winner.....Congratulations!!!!!!!! #7665872

Courtenay Vanderbilt 6/22/2009 1:58:16 PM

CONGRATULATIONS, Mary Beth! #7665913

Laurie Daily 6/22/2009 2:02:19 PM

A HUGE congrats to you, Mary Beth on your grand prize winner!!! #7665940

Linda D. Lester 6/22/2009 2:13:03 PM

I"m so happy for you....awesome job!!!
Congratulations! #7665991

David Phalen 6/22/2009 2:17:02 PM

HUGE Congrats on a spectacular and well earned Grand Prize!! #7666014

Claudia Kuhn 6/22/2009 2:26:24 PM

Wonderful GP winner Mary Beth, big congrats to you!! #7666065

Les Rhoades 6/22/2009 2:40:51 PM

Congrats on the HUGE achievement! #7666131

Renee Doyle 6/22/2009 2:48:56 PM

Yeah!!!! BIG BIG Congratulations to you Mary Beth!!!!! #7666169

Mike Clime 6/22/2009 2:59:49 PM

Congratulations on the Grand Prize! #7666222

Judith G. Secco 6/22/2009 3:02:29 PM

WOW!! Huge congratulations to you on this wonderful GP image!! #7666232

Lisa J. Boulden 6/22/2009 3:04:04 PM

I'm so happy for you, Mary Beth!!!
Big congratulations on your GRAND PRIZE winner!
~♥~Lisa #7666241

Laurence Saliba 6/22/2009 3:06:37 PM

A BIG Congrats Mary Beth!!!!! #7666262

Alan L. Borror 6/22/2009 3:18:41 PM

Congratulations, Mary Beth! AWESOME!!! #7666328

Cathy Barrows 6/22/2009 3:21:39 PM

Congrats on your Grand Prize Win...well deserved...glad to see a friend win it #7666345

Bob Cournoyer 6/22/2009 3:38:26 PM

Congratulations, Mary Beth!!!!!!!!! #7666412

Debra Booth 6/22/2009 3:41:57 PM

Awesome, Mary Beth!!! Big congrats on your huge win!! #7666423

Patricia Ronan 6/22/2009 4:05:29 PM

Congrats on your Grand Prize win Mary Beth. A beautiful image:) #7666535

Cheryl E. Molennor 6/22/2009 4:07:09 PM

Congratulations ! very cool #7666547

Vladan D. Djordjevic 6/22/2009 4:07:52 PM

Congratulations, Mary Beth!! #7666554

Debra R. Harder 6/22/2009 4:14:28 PM

WHOOOOO-HOOOOO, Mary Beth!! WTG!!! So happy to this magnificent image win GRAND PRIZE!!! YIPPEE!!! HUGE CONGRATULATIONS!! Deb #7666606

Melissa G. Meiselman 6/22/2009 4:29:02 PM

Big congratulations, Mary Beth on this awesome GRAND PRIZE WINNER!!!!!!!!! #7666673

Donna La Mattino Pagakis 6/22/2009 4:36:17 PM

WTG Mary Beth!!! A HUGE CONGRATULATIONS on your GRAND PRIZE WIN!!!! I am very happy for you!

Janet McNeil 6/22/2009 4:48:06 PM

Congratulations, Mary Beth, on your beautiful Grand Prize win!! #7666827

Susan Fox 6/22/2009 4:50:11 PM

Woo hoo! CONGRATS on your GRAND prize win Mary Beth!!!!!!!!!!! #7666840

MELODIE C. ROBERTS 6/22/2009 4:59:12 PM

A Grand Grand Prize Winner Mary Beth

The Colors and Simplicity Remind me of an Old Fashioned Sampler

Excellent Work!! #7666907

Gord MacEachern 6/22/2009 5:06:32 PM

Super congrats on this very big win Mary Beth!!! #7666942

Mary Beth Aiello 6/22/2009 5:19:25 PM

Thank you all so very much. I truly appreciate your kind comments. #7667016

Michael M. Petrizzo 6/22/2009 5:21:36 PM

Huge congrats on grand prize. Great image and accomplishment! #7667031

Nadya Johnson 6/22/2009 5:29:11 PM

Congratulations on your beautiful Grand Prize Winner, Mary Beth! #7667089

Michael M. Petrizzo 6/22/2009 5:30:58 PM

Congrats again. #7667100

Patrick Rouzes 6/22/2009 5:51:30 PM

Mary Beth,CONGRATULATIONS on your incredible GRAND PRIZE WINNER!!! I am delighted for you!!! Good for you!!! #7667170

Janet Daniel 6/22/2009 6:00:39 PM

Many congratulations on your sensational grand prize winner, Mary Beth! #7667220

ROLAN NARMAN 6/22/2009 6:06:46 PM

Huge congratulations on your Grand Prize Winner Mary Beth!!!! #7667242

David M. Montero 6/22/2009 6:26:30 PM

Congratulations Mary Beth!!! Fantastic job. #7667323

Evy Johansen 6/22/2009 6:31:00 PM

Huge congratulations on your Grand Prize Win, Mary Beth!! #7667340

Mary Beth Aiello 6/22/2009 6:49:23 PM

Thank you all so very very much. #7667434

Philippe Vieux-Jeanton 6/22/2009 7:00:20 PM

A great beautiful winner !! Huge Congratulations Mary Beth !! #7667506

Anita Hogue 6/22/2009 7:05:17 PM

An absolutely beautiful grand winner Mary Beth! CONGRATULATIONS!!! #7667533

Gail Vitikacs 6/22/2009 7:05:31 PM

How exciting is this?!!! One stunning winner for sure Mary Beth..so happy for you! #7667534

Usman M. Bajwa 6/22/2009 7:36:27 PM

WHAT A FEELING!! Congratulations on the Grand Prize win, Mary Beth. It was about time!

Usman. #7667598

Kara L. Hendricks 6/22/2009 7:46:38 PM

A HUGE congratulations on this COVETED GP winner MaryBeth!!

WOW!!! #7667614

Patricia Seidler 6/23/2009 2:21:36 AM


Ken Smith 6/23/2009 4:02:14 AM

Wow! What an honor, Mary Beth. Congrats to you!! #7668917

Sandra Anderson 6/23/2009 4:44:18 AM

Congratulations on your GRand Prize win Mary Beth. #7669085

Kathy Cline 6/23/2009 5:05:52 AM


Eugenio Diaz 6/23/2009 5:12:07 AM

CONGRATULATIONS ON THE GRAND PRIZE WIN. AMAZING work and so well presented image...Well done Mary Beth!!!!
WTG! #7669171

Donna R. Wageman 6/23/2009 6:08:10 AM

Wonderful, wonderful images - all your work and enjoyment of creating a stupendous image paid off.CONGRATULATIONS! #7669444

Sam Britt 6/23/2009 7:40:21 AM

Big congratualtions on your grand prize winner, Mary Beth! #7669926

Sabrina Ryan 6/23/2009 7:43:46 AM

CONGRATULATIONS, Mary Beth! #7669940

Katarina Mansson 6/23/2009 9:10:21 AM

HUGE congratulations on this GRAND prize of yours! #7670303

Karen E. Baumann 6/23/2009 9:33:42 AM

A huge congratulations on this fabulous Grand Prize Winner, Mary Beth! Outstanding colors and effects! #7670363

Leland N. Saunders 6/23/2009 9:57:25 AM

Mary Beth ... what fantastic work of art ... well deserving of the Grand Prize ... Congratulations ... !!

Lee #7670398

Kristi A. Howson 6/23/2009 10:40:03 AM

Congratulations Mary Beth on this awesome Grand Prize winner. Very artistic in it's expression. #7670491

Alex T. Mizuno 6/23/2009 12:44:09 PM

This is a well deserved Grand Prize Winner Mary Beth! Truly outstanding work. Congratulations!!! #7670762

Shawn Jennings 6/23/2009 1:20:03 PM

Congratulations on your win, Mary Beth! #7670830

RC Fritz 6/23/2009 6:11:05 PM


Judy V. Kennamer 6/23/2009 7:09:46 PM

A BIG BIG CONGRATS to you Mary Beth! This is a beauty!!! #7671608

Datha Y. Thompson 6/23/2009 10:38:52 PM

Congratulations Mary Beth!!! YGG :0) #7671921

Nancyj E. Hovey 6/24/2009 3:19:20 AM

Awesome image...

on your well deserving WINNER!!! 8o) #7672501

Tammy L. Newcomb 6/24/2009 8:06:59 AM

I am sorry I have not posted before now but my life has been really busy.

I want to say that your images is wonderful and congrats on your well deserved win.... #7673649

Ellen Hodges 6/24/2009 8:44:45 AM

Huge congrats on a fabulous winner, Mary Beth! #7673801

Janice Mezzacappa 6/24/2009 8:55:42 AM

Mary Beth what a magnificent DD artistic scene you created, breathtaking!! HUGE CONGRATS!!! #7673855

Colleen Farrell 6/24/2009 10:07:14 AM

WTG, Mary Beth! Big congrats on your GRAND PRIZE! #7674015

Cheryl Schneider 6/24/2009 11:35:44 AM

Congratulations, this is a stunning composition! #7674294

M.Christine Duncan 6/24/2009 1:33:03 PM

Congrats Mary Beth!!! A very deserving win if you ask me... a wonderful work of art! #7674612

Anne McKinnell 6/24/2009 8:35:13 PM

Congrats on your fantastic win Mary Beth! #7675635

Chris Schlosser 6/26/2009 6:59:34 AM

Mary Beth, congratulations on your Grand Prize win!! It is beautiful! #7680221

Marcel J. Fernandez 6/26/2009 7:53:23 AM

Mary Beth, Congrtulations on your amazing Grand Prize winner. I am delighted for you! #7680376

Lydia Williams 6/26/2009 3:11:17 PM

Fantastic Mary Beth...Love your work and wonderful images...Congratulations! #7681545

Stephanie Frey 6/26/2009 7:20:55 PM

Congrats on your beautiful Grand Prize Winner, Mary Beth! #7682264

Betsy Labuschagne 6/27/2009 4:22:35 AM

Amazing capture and treatment Mary Beth! Congratulations on your fantastic Grand Prize Winner!! #7683045

Deborah C. Lewinson 6/27/2009 5:20:22 AM

Hearty congrats on your Grand Prize Winner, Mary Beth, a beautiful masterpiece!!!

Debby #7683178

JudyAnn Rector 6/27/2009 12:24:40 PM

Very unique, Mary Beth... Huge Congrats on your WIN!! #7684214

Stephen Zacker 6/27/2009 3:22:41 PM

Your images are refreshing and so creative. Big congratulations on this win #7684589

Pranay Koka 6/28/2009 8:09:56 AM

great shot! congrats on ur well deserved winner #7686442

Lester A. Garcia 7/9/2009 5:01:38 AM

Perfect for the Grand Prize. Congratulations, Mary Beth #7721117

Mike D. Perez 7/15/2009 6:29:05 PM

Congratulations on your great Grand Prize, Mary Beth. #7743273

Jean-Pierre Ducondi 7/18/2009 2:44:36 PM

WTG - Beautiful image. Congrats.
JP #7753298

Dominick M. Dimacale 8/19/2009 4:02:10 AM

Congratulations Mary Beth on your Grand Prize Win!!!

Dominick #7866448

Linda L. Ruiz 7/23/2010 8:33:16 AM


I never told you how much I love this shot. #8782001

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Applied many filters, plus added wildflowers and textured layer. Category -- Digital Darkroom

Exif: F Number: 4, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/1000 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 8.60 mm, Model: Canon PowerShot S2 IS

Uploaded on 5/15/2009 4:16:28 AM

BetterPhoto.com All Time Best Photo Contest Staff Favorite
BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest GRAND PRIZE Winner

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