S J 5/1/2005 1:49:02 AM

Wow!! What a strikingly beautiful image!! Absolutely an unique capture, Dan!! I just love it!! #243369

Patty Razonable 5/1/2005 2:00:37 AM

Wow!! Beautiful red color and details! Spectacular macro very well done!!! #1307977

Donna Roberts 5/1/2005 2:00:40 AM

This is the closest to the most perfect rose that I have ever seen.
W O N D E R F U L capture Dan - this is beautiful.
:-) from 'downunder' #1307978

Linda Sachse 5/1/2005 2:08:25 AM

Absolutely breathtaking!! I love how you captured this beautiful work of art!! #1307980

Karen Engelbreth 5/1/2005 2:50:29 AM

Fantastic macro - wonderful rose, Dan -love it! #1307991

Carolyn M. Fletcher 5/1/2005 3:19:30 AM

Wow, just excellent!!! #1307999

Stephanie Lyons 5/1/2005 3:53:49 AM

Gorgeous, velvety, ruby-red perfection! Love your description on this Dan! #1308016

Carla Metzler 5/1/2005 3:58:59 AM

This certainly is beautiful, Dan! #1308022

Kathleen Clemons 5/1/2005 4:17:36 AM

Soooo beautiful, Dan! #1308047

Linda D. Lester 5/1/2005 4:18:21 AM

Just beautiful....Great shot, Dan! #1308049

Tom Andersen 5/1/2005 4:36:14 AM

I love that velvety red color and the detail is fabulous, Dan! Beautifully captured! #1308112

Donna W. Neal 5/1/2005 4:36:25 AM

I love the rich color and the curves Dan, outstanding. #1308114

Donald K. Cherry 5/1/2005 4:46:59 AM

Beautiful macro, Dan! #1308160

Tammy Scott 5/1/2005 5:27:57 AM

GREAT shot, Dan! I don't know how you did it but the rose looks like it is getting ready to start spinning. Very neat image!!! #1308332

Deborah C. Lewinson 5/1/2005 5:55:07 AM

WOW, great flower and even greater capture, Dan, outstanding color, framing, DOF!
-Debby #1308423

Debra Booth 5/1/2005 5:57:23 AM

Awesome find and capture, Dan! So beautiful! #1308430

Judith G. Secco 5/1/2005 6:30:16 AM

A beautiful image, Dan. So nicely captured. #1308523

Marsha S. Smith 5/1/2005 6:31:20 AM

Your composition on this took my brath away, Dan. That swirl is 'Wow'!
Such rich color! #1308528

Kathryn (Love) Scheet 5/1/2005 6:34:31 AM

gorgeous Dan!!! a perfect swirl! #1308539

Jill Flynn 5/1/2005 7:52:37 AM

A true WORK OF ART Dan!!!!!!! #1308699

Evy Johansen 5/1/2005 9:20:34 AM

Aw.... this is beautiful! Awsome image, Dan! #1308915

Jennifer Rennison 5/1/2005 9:47:40 AM

Gorgeous, Dan! Such beautiful rich colors and design, wonderful image! #1308986

Rob T. Henry 5/1/2005 11:12:31 AM

Excellent macro, Dan!! Beautiful color and design!! #1309115

Jessica McCollam 5/1/2005 11:13:40 AM

BEAUTIFUL shot, Dan! WOW!!! Really wonderful! Love your comp and lighting. #1309116

Cindy Paquette 5/1/2005 2:10:21 PM

Ohhhhhhhh...I could cry looking at this and..with your commentary added, I need a hankie. WOW, just so dazzling and beautiful Dan. #1309327

Stan Kwasniowski 5/1/2005 3:33:58 PM

Dan, this image just gorgeous, I like the compostion, the way you cut the rose in thirds, the sharpness, the colour, this is a winner, no doubt in my mind, Congratulations in advance

Stan Kwasniowski #1309483

Elisabeth A. Gay 5/1/2005 4:12:35 PM

Gorgeous Dan, I have difficulty getting the exposure right with reds, this is wonderful!
Ann #1309551

Roger Bernabo 5/1/2005 5:47:32 PM

WOW, very sharp in begining and depth of field follows! Great color makes this exceptional Dan #1309713

Cathy Stancil 5/1/2005 7:27:01 PM

Sumptous, delicious red, perfect composition and perfect rose ! Breathtakingly beautiful Dan !! BRAVO ! #1309881

Cora Miller 5/1/2005 11:45:09 PM

A truly outstanding capture of a truly outstanding rose!!! #1310149

Arya Bandyopadhyay 5/1/2005 11:55:20 PM

OUTSTANDING shot, Dan!! Brilliant composition!!! #1310152

Photographer 5/2/2005 12:52:01 AM

Wow! Very pretty Dan! Love this one! #1310233

Kara L. Hendricks 5/2/2005 7:37:48 AM

Look at those lucious layers of red.. How gorgeous!! Wonderful Dan! #1311489

Goshka G. 5/2/2005 8:07:35 AM

Just FABULOUS, Dan!!!! Love your commentary too!! #1311580

Janet Detota 5/2/2005 10:58:59 AM

Very sensual. Excellent. #1311915

Jordi Delgado 5/2/2005 12:40:21 PM

Art at its best, Dan!! This image is the definition of BEAUTY!!

:-)) #1312260

Kathleen K. Parker 5/2/2005 5:01:59 PM

I wish this rose would swirl into my gallery, Dan! :-) Beautiful!!!
Kathleen #1312853

Kristy E. Lane 5/2/2005 8:14:41 PM

All I'm going to say is FRAME IT! :-) #1313454

Olivia Navarro 5/2/2005 8:38:01 PM

This is beyond beautiful, Dan. There are no words. #1313484

Stan Kwasniowski 6/21/2005 3:25:18 PM

Dan, Congratulations

Stan K #1498362

Jill Flynn 6/21/2005 5:49:29 PM

Congratulations on this beauty Dan! #1500133

Tammy Scott 6/21/2005 6:05:04 PM

Congratulations, Dan! #1500273

Noel Baebler 6/21/2005 6:32:40 PM

Huzzah, Dan!!! #1500546

Deborah Sandidge 6/21/2005 7:17:31 PM

Congratulations, Dan! #1500985

Patty Razonable 6/22/2005 1:20:14 AM

Great image as a finalist!! Congratulations, Dan!! #1502591

S J 6/22/2005 6:27:02 AM

Congratulations on another gorgeous Finalist, Dan!! #1504173

Jordi Delgado 6/22/2005 7:04:15 AM

Gosh! if this is not a winner than tell me what is it!

Congrats, Dan!!!

:-)) #1504480

Patricia Marroquin 6/22/2005 11:08:37 AM

Amazing! Congrats once again, Dan! :-) #1506006

Don Johnson 6/22/2005 11:17:15 AM

Nice shot. Love the tight swirl of the flower. #1506070

Lani T. Broadbent 6/22/2005 5:34:22 PM

Fantastic Capture!

Congratulations on your award! #1507658

Debra Booth 6/22/2005 5:46:36 PM

Congrats again, Dan! #1507703

Jim Kinnunen 6/23/2005 12:52:44 AM

A super fine win, Dan!!!! Congratulations!!!! #1508742

Stanley J. Contrades 6/23/2005 2:05:24 AM

CONGRATULATIONS, Dan, on your 2nd Place win!!
Much Aloha,
Stan #1508908

Tom Andersen 6/23/2005 3:11:17 AM

Congratulation on another beautiful winner, Dan! #1509065

Tammy Scott 6/23/2005 3:52:13 AM

Awesome winner, Dan! Congratulations! #1509266

Patricia A. Kuniega 6/23/2005 3:59:38 AM

Hope your head is swirling like this beautiful rose, with all of your marvelous wins this morning, Dan! #1509315

Alan L. Borror 6/23/2005 4:03:38 AM

Congratulations on this beautiful winner, Dan! #1509338

KHAWLA Haddad 6/23/2005 4:20:59 AM

Congratulation on another wonderful winner!!!
hope you are having nice trip and sure you be very happy to come back to see all the winners well don Dan!! #1509448

Cindy Paquette 6/23/2005 4:23:02 AM

OH YES!!!! Perfect rose....perfect winner Dan!! CONGRATULATIONS TO YOU! #1509461

Lani T. Broadbent 6/23/2005 4:32:03 AM

Dan, Congratulations on a Second Place win! Your work is wonderful to look at. #1509500

Laura Clay-Ballard 6/23/2005 5:08:42 AM

congrats on this awesome WINNING image! #1509673

Anita Hogue 6/23/2005 6:00:32 AM

Congratulations on this magnificient image, Dan!! #1509866

Diane Addonizio 6/23/2005 6:03:59 AM

congratulations! #1509892

Sharon Day 6/23/2005 6:07:57 AM

WOW Dan!!! Double header! BIG Congratulations on your second place win as well!! WTG! #1509929

Laura E. OConnor 6/23/2005 6:39:09 AM


Noel Baebler 6/23/2005 7:08:08 AM

Congratulations, Dan! #1510201

Jill Flynn 6/23/2005 7:17:26 AM


Susan T. Evans 6/23/2005 8:31:33 AM

Congrats again Dan, WTG! #1510577

Brenda W. LaFleur 6/23/2005 8:58:31 AM

Congrats Dan :) #1510692

Donald K. Cherry 6/23/2005 9:23:21 AM

Congrats on this outstanding winner, Dan! #1510842

Melissa L. Zavadil 6/23/2005 9:49:51 AM

Congrats on this beautiful SECOND PLACE WINNER!!!!! #1510981

Linda D. Lester 6/23/2005 10:23:54 AM

Congratulations!!!! #1511081

Deborah Sandidge 6/23/2005 10:36:10 AM

Gorgeous.... congratulations on your win, Dan! #1511129

Jordi Delgado 6/23/2005 11:35:49 AM

Yes!!!! Another wonderful winner, Dan!!! Congratulations!!!

:-)) #1511403

Deb Holmes-Hatfield 6/23/2005 12:05:51 PM

Bravo, Dan, another winner, WTG! #1511556

Kristi A. Howson 6/23/2005 1:08:16 PM

What a beauty Dan. Congratulations on this awesome winner! #1511715

Marsha S. Smith 6/23/2005 1:21:37 PM

CONGRATULATIONS, DAN!!!! Loved it then and love it now - just beautiful!! #1511787

Donna J. Taff 6/23/2005 2:00:56 PM

Congratulation's Dan on this very beautiful win!!! #1511979

Bobbie Davis 6/23/2005 2:50:09 PM

Congratulations Dan!!!!! #1512179

Debra Booth 6/23/2005 2:56:52 PM

Congratulations again, Dan!! #1512214

Darren K. Fisher 6/23/2005 4:39:33 PM

Another big congrats to you Dan. I guess I will try and post my rose image again for this month.....LOL... #1512599

ADILSON F. FERREIRA 6/23/2005 4:58:17 PM

Congratulations on your win again Dan!!! #1512688

Murry Grigsby 6/23/2005 7:35:54 PM

Congratulations on another beautiful win Dan!! #1512999

Carol Brill 6/23/2005 9:02:11 PM

Dan, congratulations on your win with this delicious crimson swirl of a rose! #1513226

Cora Miller 6/23/2005 9:28:03 PM

The swirl draws you right in....right into the winners' circle that is! Congratulations, Dan!! #1513280

Souha Dooly 6/23/2005 10:41:55 PM

Congratulations on your win,Dan!!great shot!! #1513430

Donna Roberts 6/23/2005 11:33:00 PM

WOW - a wonderful addition to your 1st place win Dan.
Very well deserved, I love this image then and I love it now.
Well done my friend.
:-) dddu #1513516

Carla Metzler 6/24/2005 4:58:37 AM

Congratulations, Dan. Beautiful job! #1514398

S J 6/24/2005 6:19:30 AM

Congratulations on this outstanding WIN, Dan!! #1514661

Kathleen Clemons 6/24/2005 12:53:58 PM

Congrats again, Dan! #1516189

Claudia Kuhn 6/24/2005 3:58:25 PM

Congrats on another winner Dan!! #1516962

Evy Johansen 6/24/2005 6:50:29 PM

Many congratulations - again - Dan, on another beautiful and well deserved win! #1517210

Judy S. Fung 6/24/2005 10:45:09 PM

Congrats on your win, Dan!! #1517622

Stephen Zacker 6/25/2005 6:43:13 AM

Beautiful. Like that Red. Congratulations #1518541

Colette M. Metcalf 6/26/2005 3:03:10 AM

Congrats once again Dan!!! #1520763

Terry R. Hatfield 6/26/2005 5:58:12 AM

Beautiful Floral Image!Congratulations On Your Win Dan!! #1521212

Patricia Marroquin 6/26/2005 12:25:47 PM

Your photo subjects run the gamut and you're amazing in how well you master each. Congratulations, Dan! This is wonderful! :-) #1522525

Dan Holm 6/27/2005 1:30:07 AM

Thank you all so VERY much!! I truly appreciate your wonderful feedback and coimments!! #1524042

Lori S. Aschbrenner 6/27/2005 3:09:30 PM

Congrats AGAIN, Dan! Way to go! #1527692

Wren Hendrick 6/27/2005 7:02:40 PM

What a talent!! Congratulations to the MAN!!! #1528726

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BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner

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