Nature's Torch

© Nancyj E. Hovey

Nature's Torch

Nancyj E. Hovey level-classic 10/25/2009 7:52:51 PM

A torch lights the way for us to walk
Where the breeze unites our secret talk
So when in the darkness of each night
Look into the nature for it's torch of light!
njh #1196584

Robert K. Bemus level-classic 10/25/2009 10:50:17 PM

Beautiful detail and lighting, Nancy!! #8072724

Stefania Barbier level-classic 10/25/2009 11:19:35 PM

wonderful lighting and capture!!!! #8072793

Graham Robards level-classic 10/26/2009 1:28:41 AM

Wonderful image Nancy, I love the green colour of nature. ~Pat #8073061

Tammy M. Anderson level-classic 10/26/2009 1:48:02 AM

Beautiful light and details, Nancy. #8073086

Gina Cormier level-classic 10/26/2009 3:19:21 AM

Awesome lighting and detail on this image Nancy!!! Beautiful!! #8073285

Tess L. Yee level-classic 10/26/2009 3:44:51 AM

Super light and detail, Nancy. #8073403

Melissa G. Meiselman 10/26/2009 3:50:00 AM

Great title for this wonderful capture with dazzling light, perfect title and sharp detail, Nancy!!! This really came out well!!!! #8073432

Nancyj E. Hovey level-classic 10/26/2009 5:35:08 AM


Gosh, good morning all... thank you for all the wonderful comments that has brought a huge morning smile! have a great day! 8o) #8073836

Jodi Zimmer 10/26/2009 7:28:09 AM

awesome detail and gorgeous the poem too! #8074191

Nancyj E. Hovey level-classic 10/26/2009 7:47:31 AM

Gosh thank you for your wonderful comments, glad you like the image and the poem... have a wonderful day! 8o) #8074274

Daniella Puente 10/26/2009 11:48:59 AM

Wonderful use of light to show this detail Nancy, precious photo! #8074999

Janet Daniel level-classic 10/26/2009 11:49:27 AM

Wonderful color, detail, & lighting in this fantastic close up, Nancy!
A lovely verse, also! #8075001

Nancyj E. Hovey level-classic 10/26/2009 11:58:03 AM


THANK you so much for your kind continued support... am wearing a smile! 8o) #8075032

Laura E. Swan level-classic 10/26/2009 12:21:51 PM

Perfect focus and detail, Mumj. The light is also sublime.

Love your saying as well! :)

-Laura #8075148

Nancyj E. Hovey level-classic 10/26/2009 12:23:29 PM

THANK YOU, you put a smile on my face too! I always look forward to your continued support and kind words of encouragement! 8o) #8075159

Carol Sawyer 10/26/2009 12:53:47 PM

Beautiful capture, lighting and details, Nancy!! #8075376

Robert R. Goodman level-classic 10/26/2009 1:48:21 PM

WOW!!That is a beautiful close up.That is a very stunning capture,Nancy!!!! #8075760

Julianne Bradford level-classic 10/26/2009 2:11:37 PM

Beautiful macro! #8075848

Renata Gusciora level-classic 10/26/2009 2:12:37 PM

Fantastic macro with great lighting,Nancy! #8075850

Nancyj E. Hovey level-classic 10/26/2009 2:13:00 PM


THANK YOU all so much for your wonderful comments on this image... I appreciate all of you very much! have a great day! 8o) #8075853

Nancyj E. Hovey level-classic 10/26/2009 2:14:20 PM

You must have submitted your wonderful comment while I was writing... THANK YOU a bunch! 8o) #8075858

Nancy L. Green level-classic 10/26/2009 2:51:04 PM

The lighting and clarity here are exceptional Nancy, this is amazing work, WTG!!! <>< #8075984

Nancyj E. Hovey level-classic 10/26/2009 5:12:16 PM

Thank you so much for your wonderful comments and continued support! I appreciate your comments and you! 8o) #8076394

Eugenio Diaz level-classic 10/26/2009 8:26:41 PM

WOW!!!what a great lighting and details!!!
Amazing work,Nancy, very well presented image! #8077027

Nancyj E. Hovey level-classic 10/26/2009 8:30:13 PM

THANK YOU, so pleased you like this one...this image has a special meaning to me... 8o) #8077034

Jim Baines level-classic 10/27/2009 9:43:22 AM

Brilliant lighting and details! #8079350

Nancyj E. Hovey level-classic 10/27/2009 10:34:29 AM

THANK YOU for your wonderful comment! 8o) #8079476

Nancyj E. Hovey level-classic 10/27/2009 10:34:42 AM


Lorna Shutter level-classic 10/27/2009 1:56:54 PM

Wow! This is so gorgeous, Nancyj! The lighting is awesome! CONGRATULATIONS on your EFP for this and all your other fabulous EFP images!!!!! :) Photobucket #8079808

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna level-classic 10/27/2009 2:32:43 PM

Very beautiful, NancyJ!!! The lighting is incredible!!! :-) k #8079868

Nancyj E. Hovey level-classic 10/27/2009 3:31:10 PM

Thank you for your congrats and always continued support... I appreciate you! 8o)

Thank you so much, glad you like this one. I always look forward to your comments! 8o) #8080025

Laura E. Swan level-classic 10/27/2009 3:35:52 PM

Do I hear music coming from the heavens??? #8080038

Nancyj E. Hovey level-classic 10/27/2009 3:39:04 PM

8o) #8080045

Susan Fox level-classic 10/28/2009 10:08:29 AM

Great detail and I love the back lighting #8082634

Nancyj E. Hovey level-classic 10/28/2009 3:50:27 PM

THANK you so much. Am pleased that you like this... 8o) #8083338

Sam Britt level-classic 11/2/2009 7:57:48 PM

Terrific detail & lighting, Nancy. #8098503

Nancyj E. Hovey level-classic 11/3/2009 5:53:18 AM

THANK you so much for your wonderful comment, and more, our BP friendship of support and encouragement. 8o) #8099889

Candice L. Carter 11/21/2009 1:48:06 PM

The light is brillant! #8151005

Nancyj E. Hovey level-classic 11/21/2009 1:50:59 PM

THANK you so much for your comment and visiting my gallery... It was a wonderful site to find in that darkened garden! 8o) #8151015

M.Christine Duncan 11/23/2009 6:15:15 AM

Beautiful light and details, and congrats on the finalist!!! Wat to go Nancy!!!! #8154966

Bojan Bencic level-classic 11/23/2009 6:25:01 AM

Congratulations on your finalist, Nancy. Fantastic light. #8155018

Lorna Shutter 11/23/2009 6:44:09 AM

Well, I'm not the first, but I know I won't be the last either to CONGRATULATE you on your Finalist Award for this beautiful image!!! :)

WTG, Nancyj!!!!! Photobucket #8155139

Gina Cormier level-classic 11/23/2009 7:11:45 AM


Graham Robards level-classic 11/23/2009 7:39:55 AM

Oh wonderful mumj, congratulations! ~Pat #8155591

Melissa G. Meiselman 11/23/2009 7:44:51 AM

Congratulations on this fantastic and well deserving finalist, Nancy!!! #8155626

Julie Burnett 11/23/2009 8:54:23 AM

Congratulations on this wonderful finalist, Nancy, and good luck in the next round!! #8156129

Renata Gusciora 11/23/2009 9:05:27 AM

Congratulations on this awesome finalist,Nancy!!!:-) #8156213

Laura E. Swan level-classic 11/23/2009 9:30:01 AM





Carrie M. Groseclose level-classic 11/23/2009 10:02:14 AM

Congratulations NancyJ on your fabulous Finalist! #8156574

Kelly S. Cavanaugh 11/23/2009 10:23:17 AM

Great macro, Nancy! Congratulations! #8156724

Kathy Coombs 11/23/2009 11:15:45 AM

Wondeful..congratulation on a beautiful shot!!! :) #8156995

Stefania Barbier level-classic 11/23/2009 11:26:46 AM

gorgeous finalist, congratulations!!! #8157061

Kerry Hill level-classic 11/23/2009 11:42:19 AM

Congratulations on your gorgeous finalist, Nancy!! #8157163

Linda M. Walker level-classic 11/23/2009 12:54:07 PM

A big congrats,Nancy! #8157544

Sabrina Ryan level-classic 11/23/2009 1:39:46 PM

Congratulations on this Wonderful Finalist photo, Nancy! #8157709

Martin J. Preslar level-classic 11/23/2009 2:15:37 PM

Congratulations on your Finalist! This is a well crafted and very unique image! Good luck in the next round! #8157972

Amy M. Wilson level-classic 11/23/2009 2:32:08 PM

Congratulations on your wonderful Finalist, Nancy!!! #8158168

Tammy Espino level-classic 11/23/2009 2:35:35 PM

Congratulations on a great capture! :) #8158206

Lydia Williams level-classic 11/23/2009 3:33:39 PM

Wow, Nancy,, Perfect...Best wishes to you in the next round.... #8158608

frank w. degenhardt level-classic 11/23/2009 4:16:26 PM

It may be found in every garden but never has been presented as beautifully as this one has. Gorgeous. Congratulations on the Finalist my friend. #8158921

Courtenay Vanderbilt level-classic 11/23/2009 4:32:50 PM

Big CONGRATS, Nancy! #8159076

Deborah C. Lewinson level-classic 11/23/2009 4:57:29 PM

Congratulations, Nancy, on this gorgeous finalist accompanied by a beautiful poem!

Debby #8159314

Steve A. Mark level-classic 11/23/2009 5:03:54 PM

Incredible Talent! Congrats! #8159375

Chris Schlosser 11/23/2009 5:05:47 PM

Congratulations on your beautiful FINALIST, Nancy!! #8159392

Karen Kessler 11/23/2009 5:13:37 PM

Wonderful macro - such detail, too! Congrats on the FINALIST!!! #8159459

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna 11/23/2009 5:15:01 PM

WTG on all your awesome finalists, NancyJ!!! :-) k #8159469

Sam Britt 11/23/2009 5:27:55 PM

Big Congrats, Nancy! #8159577

Patrick Rouzes level-classic 11/23/2009 5:28:58 PM

CONGRATULATIONS on this incredible finalist, NancyJ! WTG! #8159584

Michael M. Petrizzo level-classic 11/23/2009 6:00:44 PM

Congrats on finalist Nancy. #8159814

Ann Myers level-classic 11/23/2009 6:01:00 PM

Lovely Finalist, Nancy! #8159818

Christine Lobsinger level-classic 11/23/2009 6:51:35 PM


SMILING #8160188

Kathy Cline level-classic 11/23/2009 6:58:56 PM #8160245

Jessica Jenney level-classic 11/23/2009 7:54:45 PM

Congratulations, Nancy on your beautiful finalist! #8160662

Tammy L. Newcomb level-classic 11/23/2009 9:58:04 PM

Very nice and congrats on your finalist #8161187

Kirsten Kiki Kjaer level-classic 11/24/2009 12:37:11 AM

Huge congrats on this delightful finalist, NancyJ. #8161417

MELODIE C. ROBERTS level-classic 11/24/2009 3:52:33 AM

Incredible Nancy
Congratulations and Good Luck in the next round #8161823

Leslie McLain level-classic 11/24/2009 4:31:28 AM

Congrats on another wonderful finalist. #8162006

Jeff Robinson level-classic 11/24/2009 4:44:05 AM

Excellent Congrats Nancy on your Finalist!! Jeff #8162063

a2o aini level-classic 11/24/2009 4:58:42 AM

huge Congratulations on your fantastic finalist, Nancy!! :) awesome!! #8162113

Carla Metzler level-classic 11/24/2009 5:01:56 AM

Congratulations! #8162134

Freddy Bland 11/24/2009 5:24:37 AM

Congratulations, Nancy, on your lovely and well-deserved finalist!! #8162247

Nancy J. Locke 11/24/2009 5:37:05 AM

SQUEE!!! I'm sooooo EXCITED for your FINALIST status, NancyJ. WOOT!!!


Hugs, Nancy J L #8162317

Judy V. Kennamer level-classic 11/24/2009 5:54:19 AM

Wonderful capture Nancy! Love the light! Congrats on your Finalist! #8162411

Boyd L. Alexander 11/24/2009 5:56:41 AM

Big congratulations Nancy...good luck on the next round! #8162421

Val Feldman level-classic 11/24/2009 6:49:08 AM

I love the music!! Wonderful hearing it upon opening up this beautiful and much-deserved Finalist...perfect! Huge congrats, Nancy - Best of luck in the upcoming round! ~Val #8162647

Ujjwal Mukherjee level-classic 11/24/2009 6:57:34 AM

Congratulations on your wonderful finalist,Nancy!! #8162673

JO ANN CLEVELAND level-classic 11/24/2009 7:38:17 AM

Congratulations on your fabulous Finalist! I sooo love this!

jo ann c. #8162813

Candice L. Carter 11/24/2009 8:07:40 AM

I just commented on this one and now congrats are in order! How wonderful! #8162919

Debra R. Harder 11/24/2009 10:16:11 AM

Such beautiful lighting and details, Nancy! CONGRATULATIONS on another SUPERB finalist!! Deb #8163385

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-classic 11/24/2009 11:38:23 AM

Beautiful Nancy! Congratulations on your finalist! #8163630

Nancyj E. Hovey level-classic 11/24/2009 11:44:51 AM

Gosh, THANK YOU ALL so very much, from my heart to all of yours!!! I appreciate each and everyone of you! You are all special! 8o) #8163643

Karen Bacon level-classic 11/24/2009 12:08:14 PM

Congratulations Nancy on this great finalist! #8163727

Susan Fox level-classic 11/24/2009 1:32:25 PM

Congratulations on your great finalist! #8163955

Glenn E. Traver level-classic 11/24/2009 1:38:04 PM

Congratulations on your Finalist NancyJ ~ GT #8163988

Susie Peek-Swint level-classic 11/24/2009 2:15:38 PM

Gorgeous finalist Nancy ~ many congrats! #8164062

Susan D. Royce level-classic 11/24/2009 2:43:52 PM

Beautiful shot, Nancy. Composition and color are great. Congratulations! #8164117

R. J. Laudenbacher level-classic 11/24/2009 4:47:35 PM

Congratulations Nancy on this outstanding Finalist. Best of luck to you in the next round. #8164378

Gail Vitikacs level-classic 11/24/2009 5:19:57 PM

Way to go...this is soooo unique! Congratulations! #8164532

Tamara K. Walker level-classic 11/24/2009 7:23:32 PM


Nancyj E. Hovey level-classic 11/25/2009 6:11:01 AM

THANK YOU ALL so very much,
from my heart to all of yours!!!
I appreciate each and everyone of you! You are all special! 8o) #8166380

Wm Nosal 11/25/2009 5:18:05 PM

Great Shot! Congratulations #8168598

Terry L. Ellis level-classic 11/25/2009 7:22:55 PM

A beautifully detailed finalist, Nancy! Congratulations! #8168951

Nancyj E. Hovey level-classic 11/25/2009 7:27:41 PM


THANK YOU so much for the kind congrats, and your continued support... have a great Thanksgiving! 8o) #8168978

Graham Robards level-classic 11/25/2009 9:02:24 PM

Excellent mumj, congratulations you your well deserved Silver. ~Pat #8169260

Janice Mezzacappa 11/27/2009 9:37:04 PM

Gorgeous ....huge congrats Nancy!! As we know it is all about the light as you captured here so perfectly!! #8173952

Nancyj E. Hovey level-classic 12/1/2009 5:32:41 AM


Gosh, thank you so much for your congrats, and continued support...I appreciate you very much! 8o) #8181617

Muna A. Al Zaabi 12/5/2009 2:59:51 AM

Love this image, great work. #8192524

Nancyj E. Hovey level-classic 12/5/2009 5:00:56 AM

Love your mini icon, and thank you so much for visiting my gallery...and your kind support of this image! 8o) #8192679

Lana Arcemont level-classic 12/14/2009 6:48:03 PM

Beautiful lighting and detail! #8216227

Nancyj E. Hovey level-classic 12/15/2009 5:57:34 AM

THANK YOU SOOOO much for your kind supportive comment! have a great day! 8o) #8217089

Christine Lobsinger level-classic 12/16/2009 4:41:33 AM


Best of Luck in the next round!!!


Nancyj E. Hovey level-classic 12/16/2009 5:07:07 AM

THANK YOU! *O) #8222171

Janice Mezzacappa 12/16/2009 9:24:00 AM

Huge gongrats NancyJ on your awesome finalist...good luck!! #8223200

Nancyj E. Hovey level-classic 12/16/2009 10:28:15 AM

THANK YOU so much! 8o) #8223414

Boyd L. Alexander 12/17/2009 9:52:13 AM

A big congratulations on your finalists images!! WTG Nancy!! #8226730

Nancyj E. Hovey level-classic 12/17/2009 7:21:24 PM

THANK YOU so much for visiting my gallery, and this congrats! 8o) #8228001

Christine Lobsinger level-classic 2/11/2010 4:31:23 AM

Hi Momj, just back looking at the perfect light...

Congrats again...

CHRIS #8373460

Nancyj E. Hovey level-classic 2/11/2010 4:40:39 AM

THANK YOU Christine.... absorb all you like! Very pleased that you like this.... 8o) #8373487

Karen Slagle 6/7/2010 5:16:00 PM

Belated congrats on your wonderful finalist, Nancy. Love the light and details. #8673743

Nancyj E. Hovey level-classic 6/7/2010 5:23:13 PM

Thank you so much Karen! 8o) #8673831

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Found in all gardens everywhere!

Details & Macro 10/25/2009) FINALIST

Exif: F Number: 3.5, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 10/1250 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 64, FocalLength: 9.22 mm, Model: SP590UZ

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