Mexican Hat

Jeff W. Robinson Student 9/8/2009 4:54:33 AM

You have captured this Beautifully Linda!! Jeff #1177946

Amy M. Wilson 9/8/2009 4:56:20 AM

Wonderful colors, details and dof, Linda! #7924716

Anita N. Hogue 9/8/2009 5:01:48 AM

A gorgeous capture Linda! So unique and beautiful! #7924731

Dr Silly 9/8/2009 5:19:20 AM

Beautiful. :O) #7924774

Agnes Fegan 9/8/2009 5:29:34 AM

Beautiful! Is that the real name; I thought you had just come up with a creative title :) !!! #7924800

Ken Smith 9/8/2009 5:38:48 AM

And you spelled it correctly too! :-) Very sharp focus, along with the flowing depth of field. Excellent work, Linda! #7924836

Joy Rector 9/8/2009 5:47:38 AM

beautiful shot #7924865

Nancy L. Green 9/8/2009 5:55:24 AM

SUPERB Macro work Linda, I love the wonderful presentation and the focus, WTG!! <>< #7924908

Ron McEwan 9/8/2009 6:00:07 AM

This is about the best MH I have seen, the ones I took photos of were in poor shape this was while I was in New Mexico. They needed a drink of water badly. Your detail here is excellent. I have seen a lot of yellow ones but not to many red ones. #7924926

Shelly A. Van Camp 9/8/2009 6:02:06 AM

A Beauty.....I have to agree, this is one of the best I have seen too. Beautiful capture and colors, Linda!! #7924936

Margaret R. Barry 9/8/2009 6:25:12 AM

Fantastic, Linda. Great detail, light and colors! #7925069

Mary Beth Aiello 9/8/2009 6:28:44 AM

Outstanding color and detail, Linda. I too thought you were making the title up. Aptly named, to be sure. #7925094

Courtenay Vanderbilt 9/8/2009 6:29:12 AM

Fantastic capture, Linda! I applaud your research! ;-) #7925097

Carolyn M. Fletcher 9/8/2009 6:32:37 AM

Well OOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOle'!!! Super job on this!! #7925111

Jean-Pierre Ducondi 9/8/2009 6:42:12 AM

Outstanding - Fantastic work Linda.
JP #7925155

Tarun Bose 9/8/2009 6:52:00 AM

Simply beautiful image, Linda. #7925200

Jessica Jenney 9/8/2009 7:30:48 AM

Gorgeous capture, color and amazing detail, Linda! #7925335

David Phalen 9/8/2009 8:01:46 AM

Fantastic light, colors, details and DOF in a beautiful floral!! #7925436

Melissa Gurdus 9/8/2009 8:15:04 AM

Exquisite capture of this beautiful flower taken with fine details, vibrant color and terrific light, Linda!! #7925464

Alan L. Borror 9/8/2009 8:55:36 AM

Amazing color, details and composition, Linda! Beautiful work! #7925560

Shawn Jennings 9/8/2009 9:15:39 AM

Great color and dof, Linda! Very nice! #7925583

Ellen Hodges 9/8/2009 9:58:18 AM

So very beautiful, Linda! Awesome comp and color and bg!! #7925683

Dominick M. Dimacale 9/8/2009 10:27:31 AM

Love the clarity and composition here, Linda.

Dominick #7925751

Mike Clime 9/8/2009 12:20:26 PM

Beautiful capture! Had a few of these in my wildflower patch. #7925993

Tammy M. Anderson 9/8/2009 12:47:17 PM

Excellent details and composition, Linda. Love it!!!!! #7926042

Lois J. Adomite 9/8/2009 1:00:39 PM

Wonderful details and color. #7926080

Renee Doyle 9/8/2009 3:24:33 PM

I've never seen anything like this before!!! Awesome detail, great colours and wonderful dof Linda!! Great capture!! #7926412

JO ANN CLEVELAND 9/8/2009 4:21:01 PM

Perfectly named Linda, very unusual, great colors ..

jo ann c. #7926538

A P 9/8/2009 4:55:07 PM

Excellent clarity and details on this awesome floral capture, Linda #7926656

Sabrina Ryan 9/8/2009 5:07:49 PM

Wonderful colors and capture, Linda. #7926713

Randy D. Dinkins 9/8/2009 5:09:16 PM

Photography can be very educational :-). Great color and clarity. #7926721

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna 9/8/2009 6:04:37 PM

Beautiful with awesome colors and lighting, Linda!!! :-) k #7926840

Tommy E. Burgess 9/9/2009 1:00:18 AM

Gorgeous capture with beautiful color and wonderful detail, dof and composition Linda!! #7927351

Tammy Scott 9/9/2009 2:47:49 AM

Fantastic focus and color! #7927515

Lisa J. Boulden 9/9/2009 11:47:48 AM

Beautiful color, details, and dof!
Wonderful, Linda!
~♥~ #7929096

Doug Pignet 9/9/2009 2:47:32 PM

Beautiful floral and wonderful colors...Love it!! #7929583

Nikki McDonald 9/9/2009 7:14:52 PM

I love this flower and this is a superb capture, Linda. Hope it goes on. #7930186

Randy A. Myers 9/9/2009 7:16:28 PM

Nice detail, color and great background. #7930192

Stefania Barbier 9/9/2009 10:50:56 PM

ethereal and gorgeous....!!!!! #7930461

Jeana Clark 9/10/2009 9:00:11 AM

Just Beautiful Linda!!!
Color and details are excellent!!

~J~ #7932078

Kathleen M. Rinker 9/11/2009 4:42:41 PM

Fabulous image Linda, wonderful color, detail and dof!! #7935655

Joseph N. DiGilio 9/12/2009 4:58:31 AM

Well done Linda. Great presentation, DOF, color, clarity and detail in this image of a very interesting flower. #7936567

Linda Blair 9/12/2009 7:44:21 AM

Fantastic floral and dof....don't think I've ever seen one of these...beautiful!!!!!!! #7936904

Kathy L. Clark 9/13/2009 8:06:51 AM

This is just beautiful Linda. I love these flowers. #7938944

Smita Pawar 9/15/2009 8:12:51 AM

Fabulous detail, dof and color. Great capture. #7945107

Liz Bullock 12/15/2009 2:27:34 PM

Congrats on your beautiful finalist! #8218274

Ken Smith 12/15/2009 4:55:20 PM

Congrats, Linda! Beautiful shot and well-deserved finalist! #8219316

Phyllis Burchett 12/15/2009 5:17:23 PM

So Beautiful Linda! Congrats! #8219484

Amy M. Wilson 12/15/2009 5:46:42 PM

Congratulations on another outstanding Finalist, Linda!!! #8219715

Courtenay Vanderbilt 12/15/2009 7:04:00 PM

Congrats on this stunning Finalist, Linda! #8220152

Robert Jensen 12/15/2009 7:26:22 PM

Congrats Linda - absolutely beautiful flower shot #8220302

Sabrina Ryan 12/15/2009 7:33:38 PM

Congratulations on this Wonderful Finalist, Linda! #8220359

Linda D. Lester 12/15/2009 7:39:43 PM

Thank you all very much! :) #8220397

ROLAN NARMAN 12/15/2009 7:43:21 PM

Congratulations on your fantastic Finalist Linda! #8220428

Sharon 12/15/2009 7:51:35 PM

Linda, I thought I had seen this beauty before. Congratulations on your well deserved finalist and all the best in the next round!!! #8220497

Usman M. Bajwa 12/15/2009 9:21:11 PM

Huge Congratz Linda on your awesome Finalist!

UB. #8220863

Val Feldman 12/16/2009 6:43:23 AM

Wonderful! Huge congrats to you, Linda, on this beautiful Finalist! WTG!! ~Val #8222577

Debra R. Harder 12/16/2009 9:28:20 AM

This is PERFECTION in every way, Sal! It doesn't get any better than this. BEAUTIFUL!! CONGRATULATIONS again!! jsb #8223217

Anita N. Hogue 12/16/2009 10:11:29 AM

WOW, I do think this is your winner! Congratulations on this outstanding capture! #8223363

Mary Beth Aiello 12/16/2009 11:53:37 AM

A real beauty, Linda. Huge congrats on this outstanding finalist. #8223622

Linda Blair 12/16/2009 12:40:20 PM

Congratulations on this really beautiful and unique finalist!!!!!!! #8223773

Kathy Cline 12/16/2009 2:30:00 PM

Nancyj Hovey 12/16/2009 6:20:04 PM


on your very deserving Finalist! 8o) #8224824

Tommy E. Burgess 12/17/2009 2:33:29 AM

Congratulations on your gorgeous finalist Linda!! It was this image when you first entered it that made me add mexican hat to my meadow planting this fall. Best of luck with this capture, it's a gem!! #8225704

Gail Vitikacs 12/17/2009 5:30:45 PM

You had some wonderful finalists this month Linda! Congrats to each and everyone one of these beauties! #8227741

Linda D. Lester 12/17/2009 6:11:40 PM

Thank you all so much!!! #8227837

Renee Doyle 12/17/2009 6:46:46 PM

This is such a gorgeous floral Linda!! Big congratulations to you on this wonderful finalist!! #8227929

Nikki McDonald 12/17/2009 7:39:07 PM

This would sure be one of my picks for the gold in Flowers, Linda. Congratulations on the finalist and good luck in the next round. #8228067

Sam Britt 12/17/2009 8:09:59 PM

Big congratulations on your Second Place win, Linda! #8228203

Ken Smith 12/17/2009 8:14:38 PM

A super photo for you, Linda...gorgeous details and congrats on the gold!! #8228246

Gail Vitikacs 12/17/2009 8:15:15 PM

No surprise on this winner!!! Way to go Linda! #8228251

Amy M. Wilson 12/17/2009 8:28:03 PM

HUGE congratulations on your OUTSTANDING Second Place win, Linda!!! #8228318

Sabrina Ryan 12/17/2009 8:32:48 PM

CONGRATULATIONS, Linda! #8228342

Renee Doyle 12/17/2009 8:36:04 PM

Only just got to say congrats on this superb finalist and you turned it into pure gold!!! WTG Linda and HUGE congratulations to you!! #8228362

Barbara Waldoch 12/17/2009 9:01:21 PM

Congratulations, Linda, very well done! #8228455

Jessica Jenney 12/17/2009 9:04:29 PM

Congratulations, Linda on your beautiful win! #8228466

Robert Jensen 12/17/2009 9:17:09 PM

Glad to see the judges chose this - stunning flower shot #8228481

Usman M. Bajwa 12/17/2009 10:29:22 PM

WTG Linda. CONGRATZ. on your outstanding Second Place GOLD Win. Seasons Greetings too!

UB. #8228604

Debra R. Harder 12/17/2009 10:29:39 PM


Katarina Mansson 12/17/2009 11:07:11 PM

Beautiful picture in all aspects! Congratulations Linda! #8228687

Margaret R. Barry 12/17/2009 11:42:18 PM

Congratulations on your beautiful winner, Linda! #8228725

Stefania Barbier 12/18/2009 12:27:03 AM

congratulations on your gorgeous winner!!! #8228821

Dominick M. Dimacale 12/18/2009 1:35:30 AM

Congratulations Linda on your Win!!!

Dominick #8228917

Michelle Alton 12/18/2009 2:10:52 AM

Brilliant winner, Linda! Congratulations! #8229034

Kara Hendricks 12/18/2009 3:21:39 AM

CONGRATULATIONS Pictures, Images and Photos #8229155

Alan L. Borror 12/18/2009 3:58:58 AM

Congratulations on this beautiful winner, Linda! #8229292

Courtenay Vanderbilt 12/18/2009 5:24:45 AM

No surprise here Linda! CONGRATULATIONS on this beauty! #8229555

Leslie McLain 12/18/2009 5:30:15 AM

Congrats on your stunning winner, Linda. #8229577

Christopher J. Budny 12/18/2009 5:41:13 AM

Gorgeous closeup, Linda; congratulations! #8229604

Linda D. Lester 12/18/2009 5:52:16 AM

Thank you all so much! #8229621

ROLAN NARMAN 12/18/2009 7:19:56 AM

Huge congratulations Linda on your gorgeous winner! #8229876

Elida Gutierrez 12/18/2009 7:37:01 AM

From a Mexican, thanks for the name!!!


On your wonderful win

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna 12/18/2009 9:00:12 AM

WTG on this incredible win, Linda!!! :-) k #8230178

Pat and Graham Robards 12/18/2009 9:24:01 AM

Well done Linda. Congratulations!~Pat #8230269

Mike Clime 12/18/2009 10:09:36 AM

Congratulations on your winner! #8230421

David Phalen 12/18/2009 10:57:01 AM

BIG Congrats on a spectacular Winner!! #8230510

Anita N. Hogue 12/18/2009 12:23:44 PM

Did I tell you I this was your winner!

Anita N. Hogue 12/18/2009 12:23:44 PM

Did I tell you I this was your winner!

Anita N. Hogue 12/18/2009 12:25:51 PM

Well, you would think if Icould hit the submit twice I could at least make sense with my words! Anyway I did think this was going to be your winner and I was right!
Merry Christmas, Anita #8230766

Patrick Rouzes 12/18/2009 1:29:20 PM

CONGRATULATIONS on this incredible WINNER, Linda! WTG! #8230951

Patrick Rouzes 12/18/2009 4:25:58 PM

Congratulations on your 2nd Place Gold Award Linda. A very well deserving win for this Photo. Iím so very happy for you. Great job.

Merry Christmas to You

Tammy M. Anderson 12/18/2009 5:23:19 PM

Congratulations on this beautiful winner, Linda. #8231473

Nancyj Hovey 12/18/2009 5:28:02 PM

on your 2nd Place WINNER! 8o)

Photobucket #8231492

Claudine Grove 12/18/2009 7:54:39 PM

Beautiful floral! Congrats! #8231897

Debra Booth 12/18/2009 8:33:44 PM

Sorry to get here so late, but big congrats to you on this fabulous winner, Linda!! #8231989

Tommy E. Burgess 12/19/2009 12:44:37 AM

Huge congratulations on your beautiful winner Linda!! #8232301

Mike Umbreit 12/19/2009 6:45:37 AM

Linda - Congratulstions on your win! I just love those details! - Mike #8232860

Mary Beth Aiello 12/19/2009 7:38:30 AM

Just gorgeous, Linda. Huge congrats on this beautiful GOLD. #8233039

Ryan Murphy 12/19/2009 3:56:52 PM

fantastic macro, linda. congrats on the win! #8233870

Karen Bacon 12/20/2009 5:11:20 AM

Congratulations Linda! #8234689

Phyllis Burchett 12/21/2009 7:45:04 AM

A HUGE Congratulations on this beautiful capture! #8237250

Cindy Bendush 12/22/2009 12:10:00 AM

Gorgeous winner Linda! Huge Congratulations!!! #8238757

Vicki Hunt 12/22/2009 3:31:22 AM

Congratulations, Linda!!!!! Merry Christmas! #8238939

Susana Heide 12/22/2009 10:39:46 AM

The detail here is STUNNING!!! Congrats Linda on your fine win!!! #8239879

Susan M. Hembree 12/22/2009 8:19:15 PM

Beautiful image, Linda! Congratulations on your winner! #8240736

Shawn Jennings 12/30/2009 6:17:25 AM

Congratulations on this beautiful win, Linda! #8255866

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