I can see you there...

© Daniella Puente

I can see you there...

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-classic 6/5/2009 10:01:06 PM

Too cool Daniella, unique and creative! #1137618

Naufal MQ 6/5/2009 10:08:57 PM

Cute macro! #7601854

Renata Gusciora 6/5/2009 11:26:53 PM

:-)Wonderful details,fantastic focus and super lighting,Daniella!:-) #7601926

Emily Cook 6/5/2009 11:41:14 PM

Unusual macro with very interesting subject and great DOF Daniella! #7601933

Stefania Barbier level-classic 6/6/2009 12:07:50 AM

truly superb Dani... bet we see this again! #7602005

Lynne Morris 6/6/2009 12:39:26 AM

WOW this is a fantastic macro Daniella, amazing details and love your pov. #7602094

Michelle Alton 6/6/2009 3:27:13 AM

A beautifully composed shot, Daniella. Love the selective focus too. #7602260

Anne M. Young 6/6/2009 6:08:51 AM

Fantastic capture!! #7602570

Stephanie Frey 6/6/2009 6:27:10 AM

Very creative, Daniella! Lighting is fantastic! #7602603

Kaye Burazin 6/6/2009 9:11:18 AM

Fantastic shallow DOF. #7602989

Val Feldman level-classic 6/6/2009 11:04:28 AM

Oh, I just love this one, Daniella! Beautifully and creatively composed with just perfect lighting!! Wonderful.... #7603171

Betsy Labuschagne level-classic 6/6/2009 12:57:45 PM

Fantastic capture Daniella!! Love the creativity and perfect title! #7603353

Patrick Rouzes level-classic 6/6/2009 1:50:04 PM

Terrific tones, colors, detail, focus,& dof here!!! Wonderful work again,Daniella!!! Like the title too!!! #7603407

Tammy Espino 6/6/2009 3:49:38 PM

Awesome capture! I've never seen a snail in person, I don't think! :) #7603681

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna 6/6/2009 6:26:47 PM

Excellent selective focus on this fantastic image, Daniella!!! :-) k #7603914

Margaret R. Barry 6/7/2009 1:24:48 AM

Fantastic capture, Kelly. Great details, color, comp and light! #7604483

Margaret R. Barry 6/7/2009 1:25:45 AM

I meant Daniella. Sorry! #7604486

Renee Doyle level-classic 6/7/2009 1:47:55 AM

Awesome macro work Daniella!!! #7604519

Mitch Spence level-classic 6/7/2009 9:28:06 AM

Great selective focus, Daniella. #7605461

Shelly A. Van Camp level-classic 6/7/2009 11:05:31 AM

Beautiful capture and DOF! Well done!! #7605636

Marisol Pastor 6/7/2009 11:59:05 AM

Fantastic work Daniella! El color, la composición y en enfoque son geniales! Me encanta la cabeza de este caracol. #7605793

Heidi Knight 6/7/2009 12:18:04 PM

First thought that came to me was... How long did you have to wait for the snail to stick it's neck out this far??? LOL
Sorry but you must be very patient woman.
It's really wonderful and I suspect a winner here ;) WTG, Daniella ;) #7605904

Eugenio Diaz 6/7/2009 12:19:08 PM

Wow. That is incredible! Love it :)
Absolutely incredible!!!!!! What a great picture Daniella...very well presented and Fantastic light!
An instant Fave! #7605907

Carol Sawyer 6/7/2009 2:33:31 PM

Outstanding capture and details, Daniella!! #7606249

Nancy L. Green level-classic 6/7/2009 4:07:03 PM

FANTASTIC capture with great lighting, clarity and focus, beautifully done!! <>< #7606420

Daiana Kelly 6/7/2009 5:23:11 PM

Great capture, lighting and detail. #7606626

Carrie M. Groseclose level-classic 6/7/2009 9:38:32 PM

Fantastic in every way and so unique, Daniella!
Great job!! #7607183

Douglas Perry 6/8/2009 3:27:50 AM

Congrats on a wonderful EP. Cool gallery too. #7607695

Joy Rector 6/8/2009 4:44:07 AM

love this shot #7608014

Terri L. Scribner 6/8/2009 6:40:17 AM

Amazing macro!! #7608450

Janet Daniel level-classic 6/8/2009 7:27:35 AM

Spectacular image, Daniella! WTG! Love this one! #7608546

isabel C. Zepeda level-classic 6/8/2009 8:56:43 AM


Outstanding macro,well done my friend

Ysa... #7608854

Derek D. Dafoe 6/8/2009 10:55:40 AM

Great shot Daniella! Love snail shots! #7609084

Dianna Murphy 6/8/2009 4:20:17 PM

Great find. Nice Selective focus and color and clarity. #7609929

Chris Ebben 6/8/2009 5:11:19 PM

Great Macro work, you have done well=^..^= #7610027

Linda M. Walker 6/8/2009 6:40:45 PM

So cool...excellent composition #7610247

Debra R. Harder 6/8/2009 8:29:15 PM

This is awesome, Daniella! Man...it looks like he turned his head and posed for you. Fantastic details, DOF, composition and lighting. SUPERB!! Deb #7610472

Ellen Hodges level-classic 6/8/2009 8:38:04 PM

Wonderful details and comp, Daniella!! Just beautiful! #7610484

frank w. degenhardt level-classic 6/9/2009 12:17:29 AM

Daniella- What a fantastic macro of this snail. Love how the head is clear and sharp and the body faded, fantastic dof. Beautiful colors, love the way you got it looking right at you.
Marvelous work my friend.
Have a wonderful day, take care. #7610800

Rajeev 270293 Kashyap level-classic 6/9/2009 1:41:13 AM

Unique and Very creative Daniella!! #7610996

Maria A. Gonzalez level-classic 6/9/2009 4:45:02 AM

Great composition and close-up and great detail on the head and well done selective focus.Well captured,Daniella. #7611543

Courtenay Vanderbilt level-classic 6/9/2009 5:53:30 AM

I want to say fantastic too but everyone else has, so FABULOUS! #7611869

David Phalen 6/9/2009 8:32:35 AM

Terrific macro with excellent colors, details and DOF!!

Thanks for the Birthday wish!! #7612444

Rebecca A. Menard 6/9/2009 12:02:20 PM

Great macro....love the head tilt. Well done!

Rebecca #7613116

Dr Silly 6/9/2009 12:16:56 PM

Awesome macro. :O) #7613195

Teri Klinger 6/9/2009 2:48:26 PM

Whoa! he looks as though he LIKES his picture being taken! nice work! #7613668

John Connolly 6/9/2009 2:54:10 PM

What a unique macro, Daniella! Fantastic work!
I think I can see a smile on his face...LOL!!! #7613688

Patricia Ronan 6/9/2009 2:58:14 PM

It put a smile on my face LOL, great focus, and great macro image Daniella:) #7613705

Linda Boehme level-classic 6/9/2009 3:44:05 PM

Great capture Daniella! What a fun shot. #7613820

Sam Britt 6/9/2009 4:55:17 PM

It's been a long time since I've seen a snail where I live. Great capture of this one, Daniella. Congrats on this EFP! #7613992

Katarina Mansson 6/9/2009 10:56:09 PM

Exellent macro Daniella! #7614589

Shannon D. Miller 6/10/2009 5:40:04 AM

LOVE IT!!! This is FANTASTIC Daniella! #7615464

Julianne Bradford 6/11/2009 10:26:32 AM

Fantastic detail and color on this terrific macro Daniella! #7620136

Melissa Olsen 6/11/2009 10:59:45 AM

I am so glad for your EP on this shot...so well deserved...I love it! #7620212

Jessica Jenney 6/11/2009 3:04:13 PM

Fantastic macro, detail and selective focus, Daniella! #7620823

Vladan D. Djordjevic 6/11/2009 6:31:58 PM

An excellent photo! Amazing details, focus and comp. #7621351

Barbara Waldoch level-classic 6/11/2009 11:12:37 PM

Terrific capture, Daniella! #7621710

Susan M. Campbell 6/14/2009 7:53:59 AM

Terrific selective focusing! Nice work. #7628679

Alexandra Hankova 6/15/2009 12:19:19 PM

Not only a great macro, but also very sweet! :-) #7632863

Cassie L. Woodlee 6/18/2009 3:37:32 PM

Amazing macro WOW Daniella!!!! #7645277

Renee C. Bynum 7/4/2009 6:14:55 PM

Congrats! Awesome...awesome macro! Love it :) #7704935

Erica Murphy level-classic 7/14/2009 7:52:36 PM

Well done Daniella! I love the focus. #7740169

Erin Appelbaum level-classic 7/21/2009 4:26:56 PM

Outstanding finalist Daniella. Good luck next round. Peter #7763805

Tammy Espino level-classic 7/21/2009 5:21:08 PM

Congrats on a great finalist!! :))) #7764359

Anita Hogue 7/21/2009 5:32:11 PM

A fabulous macro Daniella! Congratulations #7764472

isabel C. Zepeda level-classic 7/21/2009 6:06:07 PM


FELICIDADES en este fabuloso macro

Ysa #7764794

Amy M. Wilson 7/21/2009 6:13:42 PM

Congratulations on this great Finalist, Daniella! #7764864

ROLAN NARMAN 7/21/2009 6:31:41 PM

Huge Congrats on this gorgeous finalist Daniella! #7765080

Janet Daniel level-classic 7/21/2009 6:44:35 PM

Congratulations on your well deserved finalist, Daniella! #7765210

Colleen Farrell level-classic 7/21/2009 6:55:09 PM

Fabulous macro, Daniella!!! Big congrats on your finalist! #7765289

Melissa G. Meiselman 7/21/2009 7:18:51 PM

Congratulations on this stunning finalist, Daniella!!! #7765438

Sam Britt 7/21/2009 7:59:35 PM

Congratulations, terrific finalist, Daniella! #7765839

A P 7/21/2009 8:07:23 PM

Congratulations on your finalist Daniella. Best of luck in the next round. #7765890

Michelle L. Frick 7/21/2009 9:06:30 PM

Incredible details Daniella! Congratulations on this fabulous finalist! Good luck in the next round!! #7766162

Teresa A. Burnett level-classic 7/21/2009 9:27:17 PM

And another huge congratulations on this fantastic finalist, Daniella!! Best of luck in the next round!! #7766281

Brett Dolsen 7/21/2009 9:42:09 PM

Awesome Finalist Congratulations Daniella!!Brett #7766345

Debra R. Harder 7/21/2009 9:53:29 PM

I knew when I first saw this beauty it would be a winner! Congratulations, Daniella, on another SUPERB finalist! Deb #7766419

Heidi Knight 7/21/2009 10:01:40 PM

Told you so! ;) #7766477

Betsy Labuschagne 7/21/2009 10:54:31 PM

Congratulations on your outstanding finalist Daniella!! #7766623

Stephanie Frey 7/22/2009 5:05:12 AM

Congratulations on another wonderful Finalist, Daniella!! #7767527

Leslie McLain level-classic 7/22/2009 5:05:30 AM

Congrats on your wonderful finalist. #7767531

Erica Murphy level-classic 7/22/2009 6:50:02 AM

Congratulations on your finalist!! Love it~ #7768157

Marcel J. Fernandez level-classic 7/22/2009 7:22:33 AM

Congratulations Daniella on your super Finalist. #7768370

Eugenio Diaz level-classic 7/22/2009 7:35:42 AM

AMAZING piece of work!
WTG Daniella!
Congratulations on your Superb Finalist! #7768466

Marisol Pastor level-classic 7/22/2009 9:01:32 AM

Enhorabuena Daniella! #7768985

Kristi A. Howson level-classic 7/22/2009 9:07:53 AM

Cool capture Daniella! Congratulations on this wonderful Finalist! #7769025

Cheryl E. Molennor level-classic 7/22/2009 11:05:19 AM


Jessica Jenney level-classic 7/22/2009 11:14:53 AM

Congrat's Daniella on another terrific winner! #7769724

A P level-classic 7/22/2009 11:52:38 AM


Tammy Espino level-classic 7/22/2009 12:28:25 PM

Yaaaaaaaaaaa glad this one won!!! :)) Congrats!!! #7770171

Janet Daniel level-classic 7/22/2009 12:56:21 PM

Another big congrats, Daniella! WTG! #7770303

Daniella Puente level-classic 7/22/2009 1:10:49 PM

THANK YOU so much :)))) #7770382

Renee Doyle level-classic 7/22/2009 1:39:35 PM

Just awesome!! Big congratulations Daniella!! #7770504

ROLAN NARMAN 7/22/2009 2:08:37 PM

Huge congratulations on your well deserved win Daniella! #7770613

Chris Henning 7/22/2009 2:09:08 PM

Congrats, Daniella!! Amazing clarity and capture!! #7770615

Dianna Murphy 7/22/2009 2:26:34 PM

Congratulations Daniella. This is a great month for you... two I think! #7770707

Amy M. Wilson 7/22/2009 2:33:16 PM

Congratulations on another wonderful and well-deserved win, Daniella! #7770743

Patricia Ronan 7/22/2009 2:45:27 PM

Congrats on another great win Daneilla, fantastic image:)) #7770792

Alex T. Mizuno 7/22/2009 3:36:10 PM

Excellent work Danialla! Congratulations on your win!! #7770969

Colleen Farrell level-classic 7/22/2009 5:53:07 PM

WTG, Daniella! Big congrats on another most well-deserved win! #7771531

Eugenio Diaz 7/22/2009 6:04:50 PM

Congratulations on your OUTSTANDING Winner!!!
Well done!
Love it, Daniella! #7771616

Heidi Brand 7/22/2009 6:16:56 PM

Great DOF! Congratulations on your win. #7771694

Sam Britt 7/22/2009 7:32:46 PM

Congratulations, terrific winner, Daniella! #7772147

Debra R. Harder 7/22/2009 7:36:42 PM

CONGRATULATIONS AGAIN, Daniella! This is truly BRILLIANT...and so well-deserved!! Deb #7772166

Margaret R. Barry 7/22/2009 10:24:23 PM

Congratulations on a fantastic winner, Daniella! #7772556

Betsy Labuschagne 7/22/2009 11:10:57 PM

Congratulations on both your awesome winners Daniella, well done!!! #7772617

Katarina Mansson 7/23/2009 2:41:53 AM

YEAH - congratulations again Daniella! #7773041

Daiana Kelly 7/23/2009 2:50:31 AM

Congratulation on this beautiful and deserving winner. #7773083

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic 7/23/2009 3:02:50 AM

Many Congrats. on yet another superb image and the GOLD Award, Daniella.

UB. #7773127

Erin Appelbaum level-classic 7/23/2009 3:50:53 AM

Another outstanding winner Daniella. Congrats again. Peter #7773309

Bill Houghton 7/23/2009 5:31:08 AM

Daniella, this is a stunning photo. Great job. Thanks for your comment. Have a great day, Bill

Check out my website:
Bill Houghton Photography #7773667

frank w. degenhardt level-classic 7/23/2009 6:17:21 AM

Congratulations on this Winner. What beautiful work. Annie and I are proud of you. #7773840

Daniella Puente 7/23/2009 8:16:14 AM

Thank you very much for the wonderful comments :))))) #7774362

ALLEN O. HOWARD 7/23/2009 8:40:07 AM

Congratulations, Daniella for your excellent win! #7774455

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna 7/23/2009 9:28:53 AM

Wonderful winning image, Daniella!!! WTG!!! :-) k #7774687

Linda M. Walker 7/23/2009 9:48:42 AM

A big congrats,Daniella! #7774761

Tarun Bose 7/23/2009 11:29:40 AM

Congrats for your gold Daniella. You have broken all records for awards this month. #7775078

Mike Clime 7/23/2009 12:23:21 PM

Congratulations on this great winner! #7775194

Courtenay Vanderbilt 7/23/2009 4:46:58 PM

Wonderful Daniella! Congratulations! #7775893

Susana Ms Heide 7/23/2009 8:37:35 PM

My 6 year old has a thing for snails and she always told me they had faces. This proves it :o) CONGRATS Daniella!! #7776415

Teresa A. Burnett level-classic 7/23/2009 9:25:21 PM

And another huge congratulations on this fantastic Winner, Daniella!! You really nailed this one!! #7776516

Abdullah Al Hussayen level-classic 7/23/2009 10:46:50 PM

Congratulations to win work deserves recognition

Anna Diederich level-classic 7/24/2009 4:30:36 AM

Congratulations, Daniella! #7777138

Datha Y. Thompson level-classic 7/24/2009 7:59:24 AM

Excellent Daniella!!
Congratulations :0) #7777893

Rachelle D. Carriere level-classic 7/24/2009 8:01:56 AM

Awesome macro work! Congratulation Daniella! #7777902

Renata Gusciora level-classic 7/24/2009 11:13:10 AM

Fantastic winner,Daniella!Huge congratulations!! #7778257

Jennifer L. Alder level-classic 7/24/2009 11:23:48 PM

Wow! Congrats!!! :) #7779473

M.Christine Duncan 7/25/2009 7:46:01 PM

My goodness... who knew snails had character!!! Bravo and congratulations on this delightful photo Daniella! Well deserved! #7781774

Cindy Bendush level-classic 7/26/2009 6:28:57 PM

Congratulations on your win Daniella! #7784454

Christian Rosito 7/27/2009 4:25:59 PM

Felicidades Daniella!!! muy bonita foto. #7787716

Laura E. Swan level-classic 8/1/2009 9:07:49 PM

Classic Humor and Perfect Selective Focus!

HUGE CONGRATS on your big win, Daniella!

-Laura :)


Howard B. Cheek 8/18/2009 7:09:59 PM

The short DOF works wonders here, congrats on your win! #7865147

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-classic 9/8/2009 11:51:24 AM

Congratulations on your win Daniella!! WTG! #7925936

Dominick M. Dimacale level-classic 11/15/2009 4:22:14 AM

Congratulations Daniella on your Win!!!

Dominick #8132318

Julianne Bradford level-classic 3/1/2010 10:36:10 PM

This is so-o stunning Daniella!! #8425731

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50mm macro
** Details & Macro **

Exif: F Number: 2.5, Exposure Bias Value: -1.00, ExposureTime: 1/50 seconds, Flash: did not fire., ISO: 100, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 50.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS DIGITAL REBEL

Uploaded on 6/5/2009 9:01:37 PM

BetterPhoto.com All Time Best Photo Contest Editor's Pick
BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner

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