Water Hyacinths

© Deborah Sandidge

Water Hyacinths

Roxanne M. Bubar 5/30/2005 9:55:55 AM

WOW Wonderful job. Love the colors and the effect you captured with the moving camera. #255793

Michael Khoury 5/30/2005 10:06:10 AM

...such gorgeous colour captured Deborah...excellent composition!... #1411663

Deborah Sandidge 5/30/2005 10:08:45 AM

Thanks so much Roxanne and Michael! (This is my first attempt, so if there are any hints out there, I'd love to hear them!) :o) #1411670

Darren K. Fisher 5/30/2005 10:18:10 AM

Boy you and that camera sure did create a master piece here. Wonderful colors and great effect. #1411689

Stephen Zacker 5/30/2005 10:42:59 AM

Very creative and artistic #1411776

Cathy Gregor 5/30/2005 11:50:30 AM

Beautifully done, Deborah! #1411955

Jim Kinnunen 5/30/2005 12:36:36 PM

Gorgeous colors and well done movement, Deborah!!! #1412090

Linda D. Lester 5/30/2005 12:41:11 PM

Are you sure one of your birds isn't hiding in there? Great shot, Deborah! #1412112

Terry R. Hatfield 5/30/2005 1:12:28 PM

Hi Deb!!Thats a Well Controled Movement!!Excellent Colors:-) #1412185

William C. Raco 5/30/2005 1:30:12 PM

Wonderful rich color and beautiful lines and composition
Just lovely, Deborah!


Susan T. Evans 5/30/2005 2:08:37 PM

Terrific color and lines Deb, excellent!!! #1412299

Laura Clay-Ballard 5/30/2005 2:23:48 PM

wow. gorgeous. simply gorgeous.
great camera control and movement. #1412335

Kathleen Clemons 5/30/2005 2:48:14 PM

A beautiful first attempt, Deborah! #1412385

Gerda Grice 5/30/2005 3:43:06 PM

This worked out beautifully for you, Deborah! Very pretty and colourful! #1412492

Kerby Pfrangle 5/30/2005 5:20:44 PM

Deborah this looks like a beautiful watercolor.

Just stunning.

Good color and comp,

Kerby #1412683

Deborah Sandidge 5/30/2005 5:51:00 PM

Thank you so much for your comments, hope everyone had a nice Memorial Day! #1412768

Jonna Bergström 5/30/2005 10:08:20 PM

Fantastic shot!! Very well done with the camera movement. The effect is graet, it looks painted. #1413199

Dan Holm 5/31/2005 12:39:01 AM

Simply GORGEOUS, simply perfect, Deborah!! #1413311

Deb Holmes-Hatfield 5/31/2005 7:38:37 AM

Awesome and amazing, Deborah, beautiful and well done! #1414466

Goshka G. 5/31/2005 3:24:00 PM

Beautiful effect, Deborah!! #1415766

Kara L. Hendricks 5/31/2005 7:04:17 PM

Wonderful colors and lines in this fantastic abstract image Deborah... I love it! #1416490

Deborah Sandidge 5/31/2005 8:12:01 PM

Thank you so much! I'm very inspired by Cora and others - such great work out there, hard to follow! #1416701

Anita Hogue 6/1/2005 10:01:36 AM

Stunning capture, Deborah!! #1418998

Souha Dooly 6/1/2005 12:17:36 PM

Great work Deborah!!Beautiful colors!! #1419465

cj patterson 6/1/2005 12:19:46 PM

awesome colors...terrific abstract! #1419478

Donna La Mattino Pagakis 6/1/2005 1:04:48 PM

A work of art Deb!!! Great technique! #1419652

Deborah Sandidge 6/1/2005 1:13:26 PM

Thank you very much for your comments, Anita, Souha, cj and Donna! #1419667

Michael McCook 6/3/2005 4:15:28 AM

This came out beautiful, Deborah. I love the motion and colors. A work of art! #1425380

Deborah Sandidge 6/10/2005 7:24:43 PM

Thank you, Michael, you are too kind! #1456534

Deborah C. Lewinson 6/21/2005 3:05:28 PM

Congratulations on this stunning finalist, Deb!
Best wishes for the next round!
-Debby #1498217

Kate Jackson 6/21/2005 4:43:15 PM

Congratulations Deb! #1499300

Kerby Pfrangle 6/21/2005 5:22:05 PM


Congratulations on your finalist

Good luck in the next round.

Kerby #1499811

Sharon L. Wack 6/21/2005 6:20:22 PM

Deborah, CONGRATULATIONS Beautiful work! #1500415

Leonard Pierce 6/21/2005 6:34:14 PM

CONGRATULATIONS Deborah!!! #1500568

Jennifer Rennison 6/21/2005 8:16:06 PM

Fabulous movement with beautiful colors, Deborah! Congratulations on your finalist! #1501369

Kara L. Hendricks 6/21/2005 8:18:05 PM

This is gorgeous Deb!! Congrats and good luck!! #1501387

KHAWLA Haddad 6/21/2005 9:06:50 PM

Congratulations on your finalist!!! #1501706

Jim Kinnunen 6/21/2005 9:10:42 PM

Very big congratulations, Deb!!!! #1501728

Patty Razonable 6/21/2005 10:42:11 PM

Congratulation on your finalist, Deb!! Good luck on the next round!! #1502082

Jonna Bergström 6/21/2005 11:05:01 PM

A big congrats to this beautiful finalist, Deborah! #1502234

cj patterson 6/22/2005 6:20:00 AM

Congratulations on this well deserved finalist!!! #1504093

Bryan Yates 6/22/2005 6:24:47 AM

Congrats and well deserved! #1504149

Deborah Sandidge 6/22/2005 6:58:35 AM

Thank you so much for your good wishes and congrats - best of luck to everyone too! #1504448

Casey A. Hanson 6/22/2005 7:11:18 AM

Beautiful finalist, Deborah! Congrats! :0) #1504542

Deb Holmes-Hatfield 6/22/2005 8:08:12 AM

Many congrats to you Deborah, well done! #1504849

S J 6/22/2005 8:09:20 AM

Congratulations on this wonderful Finalist, Deborah!! #1504855

Goshka G. 6/22/2005 12:43:06 PM

Congrats on all your goggeous finalists this month, Deborah!! #1506529

Goshka G. 6/22/2005 12:43:07 PM

Congrats on all your goggeous finalists this month, Deborah!! #1506530

Stanley J. Contrades 6/22/2005 2:59:06 PM

CONGRATULATIONS and the very best of luck in the next judging with this Finalist, Deborah!!
Much Aloha,

Linda D. Lester 6/22/2005 3:12:50 PM

Congratulations on this beautiful finalist! I still think there is a bird hiding in here! #1507198

Deborah Sandidge 6/22/2005 7:27:27 PM

Thanks so much for your good wishes and congrats! I truly appreciate it! Hi Linda, there's always a little bird nearby, LOL! Probably a gator in this one! #1508115

Laurence Saliba 6/22/2005 7:56:23 PM

Congrats on this one too Deborah!!! #1508212

Jim Kinnunen 6/23/2005 12:58:43 AM

Great win Deborah....a big congratulations!!!!! #1508756

Stanley J. Contrades 6/23/2005 2:18:30 AM

CONGRATULATIONS, Deborah, on your 2nd Place win!! Beautifully done!!
Much Aloha,
Stan #1508923

Michael Khoury 6/23/2005 3:05:43 AM

way to go deb, Congratulations!
michael #1509047

Tammy Scott 6/23/2005 3:55:40 AM

Congratulations, Deborah! #1509289

KHAWLA Haddad 6/23/2005 4:24:28 AM

Congratulation on this wonderful winner!!! #1509472

Laura Clay-Ballard 6/23/2005 5:13:00 AM

congrats on this awesome WINNING image! #1509693

Anita Hogue 6/23/2005 5:51:23 AM

This is a beautiful winner!!! Congratulations, Deborah!! #1509819

Diane Addonizio 6/23/2005 6:07:12 AM

congratulations! #1509921

Sharon Day 6/23/2005 6:11:56 AM

BIG Congratulations on your second place win, Deborah!!! Beautiful image! WTG!!! #1509961

Dale Ann Cubbage 6/23/2005 6:32:34 AM

Congrats, Deborah! Add this one too my book!

da #1510093

Susan T. Evans 6/23/2005 8:37:26 AM

A Big Congrats Deb, WTG!!! #1510611

Opal Cross 6/23/2005 9:01:25 AM

Congradulations for the big winners. #1510704

Jennifer Rennison 6/23/2005 9:36:09 AM

Congratulations on your beautiful second place win, Deborah! #1510926

Basil Raftopoulos 6/23/2005 11:20:10 AM

Congrats on your 2nd place win,Deborah! #1511311

Kara L. Hendricks 6/23/2005 11:25:40 AM

Look at you... A winner!! Congratulations!!!!! #1511339

Goshka G. 6/23/2005 11:49:39 AM

Congrats on this gorgeous winner, Deborah!! #1511475

Deb Holmes-Hatfield 6/23/2005 12:14:51 PM

Way to go Deb, congratulations on this beautiful winner, WTG! #1511586

Deborah Sandidge 6/23/2005 12:15:58 PM

Thank you very much for your congrats!! I'm honored and excited to see this image among the winners! It was fun to try something new with the camera, a real treat to have it place - thank you!! #1511590

William C. Raco 6/23/2005 1:45:27 PM

It's so very pretty, Deborah!

bill #1511906

Jonna Bergström 6/23/2005 3:30:57 PM

Congratulations Deborah!! #1512343

Darren K. Fisher 6/23/2005 4:44:01 PM

This is just gorgeous. Congrats. #1512618

ADILSON F. FERREIRA 6/23/2005 5:04:46 PM

Congratulations on your win Deborah!!! #1512712

Cindy Cone 6/23/2005 5:05:48 PM

Way to go, Deb! Congrats on this great win! #1512713

Deborah Sandidge 6/23/2005 6:01:26 PM

Thanks so much, for your thoughtful congrats - I appreciate it! ~ Deb #1512827

Nobu Nagase 6/23/2005 7:55:48 PM

Many congratulations, Deborah, on your great win! #1513047

Deborah Sandidge 6/23/2005 8:08:52 PM

Thank you, Nobi! #1513081

Carol Brill 6/23/2005 9:08:15 PM

Deborah, you know I love this, great job with your technique and a BIG congratulations on your win! #1513247

Cora Miller 6/23/2005 9:49:13 PM

Obviously no tips are needed, Deborah, you did a fantastic job without them! Congratulations on this fine image and your win!! #1513319

Souha Dooly 6/23/2005 10:55:28 PM

Hi Deborah, Congratulations in your win!!! #1513459

Jenny Bosmans 6/24/2005 2:27:38 AM

Congratulations Deborah, on this fantastic image and win!!! GREAT! #1513798

S J 6/24/2005 6:23:08 AM

Congratulations on this outstanding WIN, Deborah!! #1514692

Deborah Sandidge 6/24/2005 11:29:26 AM

Your comments and congrats are deeply appreciated - you all are a treasure! Thank you! #1515943

Monika Sapek 6/24/2005 11:45:56 AM

Superb work, Deborah! Love the effect and colors! Many congratulations on your Second Place Win!

Kathleen Clemons 6/24/2005 1:05:28 PM

Great work here, Deborah- congrats to you! :) #1516239

Claudia Kuhn 6/24/2005 3:59:12 PM

Wonderful Deb, congrats!! #1516963

Cathy Barrows 6/24/2005 6:28:57 PM

congrats ...gorgeous #1517168

Judy S. Fung 6/24/2005 10:49:43 PM

Congrats on your win, Deborah!! #1517629

Wally Orlowsky 6/25/2005 3:33:56 AM

Congratulations on this beautiful winner, Deborah! #1517940

Debra Booth 6/25/2005 5:21:22 AM

Congratulations on this fabulous winner, Deborah!! #1518247

Stephen Zacker 6/25/2005 6:47:46 AM

Creative and Beautiful. Congratulations #1518557

Deborah Sandidge 6/25/2005 6:27:14 PM

Thank you, I really appreciate your congrats and thoughtful comments on this image!! ~ Deb #1520177

Colette M. Metcalf 6/26/2005 3:27:08 AM

Congratulations to you Deborah!!! #1520820

Wren Hendrick 6/27/2005 7:12:35 PM

LOL---my pics blur all the time, Deborah WITHOUT intentional movement!!!! What a creative, imaginative eye you have!!! Much congratulations!!! #1528761

Deborah Sandidge 6/27/2005 7:18:59 PM

Thanks so much Colette and Wren! It was great to try something different! #1528785

Claudette Foote 6/29/2005 6:00:54 AM

Sorry so late...Congratulations on this fabulous winner, Deborah!! It is a amzing image... #1534741

Deborah Sandidge 6/29/2005 6:10:18 PM

Thank you so much for stopping to comment, Claudette! #1537114

Joyce ONeil 6/30/2005 8:51:10 AM

Awesome colors! Would look great framed! #1539323

Vladan D. Djordjevic 1/25/2007 7:07:42 AM

Great composition, color, effects! Beautiful feeling! #3867500

Donna La Mattino Pagakis 5/2/2008 4:22:21 PM

I just saw this on the contest home page Deborah, it's beautiful! Congratulations on your win! #5875258

Deborah Sandidge 5/2/2008 5:29:07 PM

Thank you Donna, so nice to hear from you! #5875416

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Camera: Nikon D2X Digital SLR Camera

BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner

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