Dan Holm level-classic 5/4/2005 12:11:50 AM

Elegant...and awesome, Gunther! BEAUTIFUL lighting and capture! #244594

Gunther Allen level-classic 5/4/2005 12:14:12 AM

Thank you Dan - I appreciate your commenting! -G #1317509

Rob Bishop 5/4/2005 12:15:33 AM

Wow! This is great, Gunther. I don't really get into flowers often, but this is a real artictic gem.

Rob #1317514

Gunther Allen level-classic 5/4/2005 12:19:20 AM

Hey Thanks Rob! Last year my lilies didn't do so well, and this year with all the rain they are awesome. Had to get a picture of one. No enhancements on this photo - just pick 'em, a little light, and my Nikon! Sweet - Thanks Again -G #1317519

S J 5/4/2005 1:39:16 AM

Masterful delicacy and beauty!! Fantastic lighting and composition, Gunther!! Superb shot that is a Real Joy to View!! #1317600

Gunther Allen level-classic 5/4/2005 7:36:10 AM

Thank you Sanjay! Equally enjoyable is viewing your personal gallery. I'm a real fan of your work and the beauty of your abstracts! -G #1318657

Claudia Kuhn level-classic 5/4/2005 9:13:21 AM

Really radiant Gunther!! Beautiful lighting. #1318939

Gunther Allen level-classic 5/4/2005 9:17:37 AM

Thank you Claudia! #1318958

Casey A. Hanson 5/11/2005 7:16:44 AM

Truly outstanding, Gunther! Love the tones! I bet we see this again :0) #1339998

Bill Houghton 5/14/2005 3:41:31 PM

Outstanding shot Gunther. Great all around. Good work. #1352020

Gunther Allen level-classic 5/14/2005 3:43:08 PM

Thank you William and Casey! #1352024

Deborah Sandidge 6/21/2005 7:12:58 PM

Love the golden tones, congratulations Gunther! #1500944

S J 6/22/2005 6:22:55 AM

Congratulations on this gorgeous Finalist, Gunther!! #1504128

Tammy McAllister 6/22/2005 6:26:24 AM

The lighting on this is just beautiful Gunther, Congratulations on your wonderful finalist and good luck in the next round!
Tootles #1504165

Gunther Allen level-classic 6/22/2005 7:12:07 AM

Thank you Tammy - fingers are crossed...And, thank you Sanjay and Deborah! #1504550

Jennifer Rennison 6/22/2005 9:16:01 AM

Wow, Gunther, the lighting is awesome on this image!! Love the tones, congratulations on this beautiful finalist!! #1505276

Don Johnson level-classic 6/22/2005 11:32:03 AM

Love the elegant nature of this photo . . . and the wonderful color/light. #1506133

Gunther Allen level-classic 6/22/2005 6:56:26 PM

I appreciate your comments Jennifer and Don! Thank you - G #1507968

Danilo Piccioni level-classic 6/23/2005 12:31:51 AM

So wonderful!!!!!! I am really happy for you! very deserved win! #1508692

Gunther Allen level-classic 6/23/2005 12:34:14 AM

Why thank you Italian Eye! The El Nino gave us a great season for flowers this year! -G #1508700

Donna L. Cuic level-classic 6/23/2005 3:14:08 AM

Gorgeous lighting Gunther. Congratulations!
~Donna #1509075

Patricia A. Kuniega level-classic 6/23/2005 3:19:17 AM

Congratulations Gunther! I would have made this the grand prize winner, but I'm not in charge! ; ) It's really a superb work of art! #1509096

Jeff Robinson level-classic 6/23/2005 3:52:05 AM

Congrats on this well deserved win Gunther! Jeff #1509265

Judith G. Secco level-classic 6/23/2005 4:58:56 AM

Just beautiful and so elegant! Congratulations, Gunther. #1509628

Laura Clay-Ballard 6/23/2005 5:09:36 AM

how did I miss this one!???? fabulous!! congrats on your win #1509677

Marie Fields level-classic 6/23/2005 5:50:10 AM

Congratulations on your win, Gunther! Fantastic and elegant image! So well done!!! #1509816

Diane Addonizio level-classic 6/23/2005 6:04:23 AM

congratulations! #1509894

Laura E. OConnor 6/23/2005 6:38:03 AM


Gunther Allen level-classic 6/23/2005 7:25:17 AM

I'm honored and humbled by all your wonderful comments. I do appreciate everyone's support, and Patricia that was very kind of you to say! Thank you all! #1510283

Casey A. Hanson 6/23/2005 7:43:25 AM

I knew this was a winner, Gunther! So glad to see it again. Way to go! Congrats! :0) #1510364

Kathy Shogren level-classic 6/23/2005 8:33:37 AM

Congrats Gunther on this well-deserved win! Beautiful piece of work. Love the lighting. #1510590

Gunther Allen level-classic 6/23/2005 9:15:47 AM

Thanks Casey and Kathy. I'm very happy this was so well received! -G #1510792

Jennifer Rennison 6/23/2005 9:22:26 AM

Congratulations, Gunther, on this beautiful win! #1510832

Deborah Sandidge 6/23/2005 12:03:28 PM

Congratulations, Gunther -- a gorgeous win! #1511543

Ermanno Radice 6/23/2005 1:33:56 PM

Congratulations on your win , Gunther!
Wonderful work!! #1511855

Murry Grigsby 6/23/2005 7:38:16 PM

Congratulations on your beautiful floral image and win Gunther!! #1513005

Allan L. Whitehead 6/24/2005 3:49:52 AM

Gunther, congratulations on your win in last month's contest in the 'Flowers' category. It's very richly deserved, my friend - Allan #1513997

S J 6/24/2005 6:18:24 AM

Congratulations on this outstanding WIN, Gunther!! #1514651

Dolores Neilson level-classic 6/24/2005 2:55:14 PM

What magnificent lighting Gunther! Amazing image! I love it! Congrats! #1516784

Claudia Kuhn level-classic 6/24/2005 3:57:52 PM

Awesome lighting Gunther, congrats!! #1516960

Cathy Barrows 6/24/2005 6:24:23 PM

congrats...love the light #1517159

Evy Johansen level-classic 6/24/2005 6:51:36 PM

Wow - beautiful light! Many congratulations on a well deserved win, Gunther! #1517213

Mette Vendelboe Allison level-classic 6/25/2005 4:33:12 AM

Great lighting, great pic, congrats! #1518105

Colette M. Metcalf 6/26/2005 3:05:42 AM

Congratulations to you Gunther!!! Beautiful! #1520769

Roseann E. Dreasher 1/5/2006 4:43:51 PM

Fabulous image! Congrats!! #2256550

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-classic 2/16/2007 5:53:29 PM

Gunther~ this is stunning!!! A belated congratulations on this creative winning image!! #3956338

Gunther Allen level-classic 2/18/2007 6:35:42 PM

Thank you so much for you recent comments on several of my photos! It is very much appreciated!-G #3962554

Candice L. Carter 3/31/2008 1:48:45 PM

Breathtaking! Exquisite cut and capture! #5724671

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Painting with light:
aperture F-4, shutter 1/40, lens- at 44mm, location- inside-using single 60 watt bulb for side lighting with covered filter.

Uploaded on 5/3/2005 11:48:12 PM

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Camera: Nikon D100 Digital SLR Camera

BetterPhoto.com All Time Best Photo Contest Finalist
BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner

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