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Bojan Bencic level-classic 8/28/2009 6:11:47 AM

Fantastic macro, Tammy. Great colors and focus. #1173569

Mary Beth Aiello level-classic 8/28/2009 6:35:50 AM

Well, I'm not wild about these little buggers, but Tammy, this is fabulous. What a crisp macro, with great color. So well done. #7895395

Tammy L. Newcomb 8/28/2009 7:00:18 AM

Bojan and Mary Beth:

Thanks so much for taking the time to let me know how much you like this shot. I appreciate your support.

The one thing that made me want to work with this photo and upload into the contest was that the smile on this dragon's face was fantastic. I just thought it was kinda unique. #7895530

Madhu Ramaswamy 8/28/2009 7:04:21 AM

Stunning... #7895545

Tammy L. Newcomb 8/28/2009 10:37:03 AM

Thank you Madhu R. #7896121

Dr Silly 8/28/2009 11:30:40 AM

Awesome capture and the title fits. :O)

Tammy L. Newcomb 8/29/2009 4:49:22 AM

Why thank you dr. Silly. #7897925

Sharon 8/29/2009 6:57:07 AM

Looks like he's laughing!!! Great shot :) #7898266

Tammy L. Newcomb 8/29/2009 7:01:44 PM

Thank you Sharon!!! #7899676

Stan Kwasniowski 8/31/2009 10:19:20 AM

Tammy, what clarity #7903979

Anne McKinnell 9/1/2009 11:59:46 AM

Wow, Tammy, this is an amazing macro!! Unbelievably close. I love the detail and the soft background colours. What lens do you use for these? #7907710

Tammy L. Newcomb 9/7/2009 8:03:34 AM

I am sorry Ann but BP does NOT notify me when I get new comments on my photos and it was just by chance that I was checking to see if I had gotten new comments on my photos and ran across your comment/question.

I use 18-55 VR lens with a 4X magnifying attachable lenses. I bought the cheap magnifying screw on lenes from e-bay for under 20.00.

They are hard to use in my opinion and takes time to get the focus right and I still feel that I have not mastered what I wanted to accomplish by using them although the photo above is decent.

Tammy #7922328

Anne McKinnell 9/7/2009 12:58:40 PM

Oh, that's so much better than "decent"!! It's awesome! Thanks for the info on the lens attachment - very interesting, I'll have to look into that.

Anne. #7922841

Ritajane Smith level-classic 7/28/2011 7:56:44 PM

Wow Tammy! Great capture!!! #9561625

Val Feldman level-classic 8/25/2011 2:45:42 PM

Beyond "decent", for sure - a huge leap into the "quite incredible" realm!:) A wonderful macro - beautiful details and such fantastic color. Congratulations, Tammy - and all the very best in the upcoming round! #9628251

Carol Eade level-classic 8/25/2011 6:11:27 PM

Fabulous macro, Tammy, congratulations on your finalist! #9630019

The Judges at level-classic 8/25/2011 6:27:44 PM

Wow! #9630183

Kim Andelkovic level-classic 8/25/2011 6:32:09 PM

Congrats Tammy WTG :-) #9630231

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-classic 8/25/2011 6:57:25 PM

So cool Tammy! Congratulations on your finalist!!! #9630509

Stan Kwasniowski 8/25/2011 11:12:24 PM

Congratulations #9631688

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic 8/26/2011 12:46:59 AM

Gorgeous capture, Tammy. CONGRATZ and good luck up next!!!

UB. #9631872

Bojan Bencic level-classic 8/26/2011 12:19:36 PM

Congratulations, Tammy! #9634168

Val Feldman level-classic 8/26/2011 1:30:17 PM

Congratulations, Tammy - incredible capture and a well-deserved Gold Win!! #9634493

Phyllis H. Burchett level-classic 8/26/2011 3:32:52 PM

Congrats on this fantastic winner! #9634918

Stan Kwasniowski level-classic 8/26/2011 9:39:42 PM

Tammy, congratulations #9635905

Mary K. Robison level-classic 8/27/2011 1:31:15 AM

Congratulations on your well deserved win! #9636084

Carol Eade level-classic 8/27/2011 5:06:13 AM

Big congratulations on your Second Place Gold, Tammy! #9636368

Claudia Kuhn level-classic 8/27/2011 7:44:00 AM

Congrats on your fine winner! #9636621

Boyd L. Alexander level-classic 8/27/2011 8:25:15 AM

A BIG congratulations on your terrific Gold winner Tammy! #9636691

Tammy L. Newcomb level-classic 8/27/2011 7:18:32 PM

Thank you all so much!! Please know if you have a winner this month and don't see a comment from me please don't take it personal. I have been so incredibly busy with three kids, college work and my photography. To be completely honest I had forgotten all about entering this photo entirely. I hardly enter my photos anymore!!! #9637858

Sharon Sawyer level-classic 8/27/2011 10:15:48 PM

WTG, Tammy!!! HUGE congratulations on your amazing and well deserved winner! #9638042

Debbie Hartley level-classic 8/28/2011 2:36:33 AM

WOW! Congratulations! #9638170

Terry Cervi level-classic 8/28/2011 12:59:59 PM

This is just awesome, Tammy! Congrats on your win!! Good luck with everything! #9638901

David M. Montero 8/28/2011 3:56:59 PM

Cheese! I'm smiling for your win Tammy. Congratulations! #9639144

ALLEN O. HOWARD 8/29/2011 12:03:12 AM

Winner!!! Congratulations Tammy! #9639800

Merna L. Nobile 8/31/2011 7:58:30 PM

Great photographers are not great because of their technique; they are great because of their passion.
Congratulations for your achievement, August, 25, 2011. Merna

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic 8/31/2011 10:42:12 PM

C O N G R A T U L A T I O N S !!!

UB. #9645686

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Exif: F Number: 5.6, Exposure Bias Value: -2.00, ExposureTime: 10/600 seconds, Flash: fired, auto mode, return light detected, ISO: 400, White balance: Manual white balance, FocalLength: 26.00 mm, Model: NIKON D40X

Uploaded on 8/28/2009 5:54:08 AM

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Camera: Nikon D40x Digital SLR Camera All Time Best Photo Contest Finalist Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner

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