Grace, Beauty, & Elegance, II

© Stephanie Lyons

Grace, Beauty, & Elegance, II

Tom Andersen 6/2/2005 3:21:51 AM

What a fantastic composition, Stephanie! Grace, beauty and elegance are personified in this image! Excellent work! #257121

Tammy Scott 6/2/2005 3:27:20 AM

Fantastic composition, Stephanie! #1421375

Wally Orlowsky 6/2/2005 3:33:45 AM

Terrific crop and wonderful color, Stephanie ... worthy of Degas! #1421408

Paul Michko 6/2/2005 3:37:43 AM

Wonderful composition and perspective, Stephanie. #1421421

Colleen Braun 6/2/2005 3:37:55 AM

this is a wonderful image... #1421422

Darla Cobus 6/2/2005 3:50:21 AM

WOW, this is beautiful!!! #1421469

Patricia A. Kuniega 6/2/2005 4:03:56 AM

This is as beautiful as an Edgar Degas painting! It certainly reminds me of his ballet dancers. Superb composition and lighting! #1421518

kerby lee pfrangle 6/2/2005 4:14:28 AM

Stephanie,

Beautiful like a painting.

Very nice lighting detail and color.

Excellent job. Kerby #1421551

Charlene Bayerle 6/2/2005 4:18:59 AM

Outstanding Stephanie!!!!!!!! #1421573

Cathy Gregor 6/2/2005 4:19:14 AM

I love this, Stephanie!! Wonderfully seen and captured. #1421575

Carla Metzler 6/2/2005 4:22:00 AM

Wonderful, Stephanie! #1421599

Ronald Balthazor 6/2/2005 4:59:44 AM

Wonderful image, Stephanie. #1421830

Roger Bernabo 6/2/2005 5:19:41 AM

Beautiful Stephanie! #1421937

Bonnie C. Lackey 6/2/2005 5:26:23 AM

What a wonderful work of art, Stephanie! This is truly special... #1421969

S J 6/2/2005 6:05:22 AM

Great perspective, wonderful lighting and excellent framing!! Beautiful work on this, Stephanie!! #1422152

Donald K. Cherry 6/2/2005 6:15:29 AM

Wonderful perspective, Stephanie!! #1422200

Michelle Lea Guinn 6/2/2005 7:04:05 AM

Beautiful image Stephanie!! mlg #1422361

Bryan Yates 6/2/2005 8:40:50 AM

Beautiful image, I really like it!!! #1422717

Goshka G. 6/2/2005 11:33:00 AM

Terrifuc capture, Stephanie!! #1423204

Sandy Landon 6/2/2005 11:37:02 AM

Beautiful shot! I love the perspective! #1423219

Dan J. Holm 6/2/2005 12:11:33 PM

Wow!! I'm sure we'll be seeing this masterpiece again, Stephanie! #1423334

Vicki Hunt 6/2/2005 1:16:08 PM

I really love this! #1423563

Karen Engelbreth 6/2/2005 1:37:34 PM

I agree with Dan :0)! #1423614

Judy S. Fung 6/2/2005 1:52:54 PM

Beautiful image, Stephanie!! #1423665

Debra Booth 6/2/2005 7:35:25 PM

My, oh my! This is so lovely and artistic, Stephanie! #1424528

Leonard Pierce 6/2/2005 8:32:59 PM

Beautiful image Stephanie, very artistic!!! #1424710

Evy Johansen 6/3/2005 4:24:08 AM

Very beautiful image, Stephanie! Wonderful composition! #1425437

Cindy L. Crabb 6/3/2005 1:12:37 PM

Beautiful! It really DOES look like a Degas! #1427445

cj patterson 6/3/2005 1:39:36 PM

absolutely gorgeous!! #1427490

Marsha S. Smith 6/3/2005 6:26:04 PM

EXQUISITE!!!!! #1428354

Stephanie Lyons 6/4/2005 6:48:13 PM

Tom, Tammy, Wally, Paul, Coleen, Darla, Patricia, Kerby, Charlene, Cathy, Carla, Ronald, Roger, Bonnie, SJ, Donald, Michelle, Bryan, Goshka, Sandy, Dan, Vicki, Karen, Judy, Debra, Len, Evy, Cindy, CJ, & Marsha - many thanks to each and every one of you! #1431258

Claudette Foote 6/5/2005 6:59:49 PM

Beautiful image, Stephanie!!

#1434399

Kara Hendricks 6/6/2005 1:58:58 PM

I'm such a sucker for feet shots.. This is darling Stephanie! #1437755

Kate Jackson 6/6/2005 2:35:29 PM

Another great shot in this series Stephanie! So elegant and such a beautiful composition! #1437922

Stephanie Lyons 6/6/2005 3:41:58 PM

Claudette, Kara, & Kate - thank you all so very much! #1438176

Jill Flynn 6/7/2005 10:00:54 AM

PERFECTION Stephanie. I LOVE your ballerina images. Your composition is outstanding. EXCELLENT!!!!!! #1441776

Michael Khoury 6/9/2005 4:26:58 AM

superb design and textues Stephanie...Degas would be proud!!... #1448926

Brian Cassar 6/9/2005 7:30:52 AM

Brilliant and powerful composition Stephanie. Well done! #1449694

Stephanie Lyons 6/9/2005 10:18:20 AM

Jill, Michael, & Brian - thank you all for the wonderful comments! #1450495

Judy S. Fung 7/22/2005 11:52:03 PM

Congrats, Stephanie! #1623979

Darren K. Fisher 7/23/2005 3:05:30 AM

I absolutely love this. Glad the judges did as well. The best of luck on all your wonderful finalist. #1624473

Stephen Zacker 7/23/2005 6:36:21 AM

This is truly a lovely image. Congratulations #1625249

Marie Fields 7/23/2005 6:42:56 AM

Congratulations on this superb finalist, Stephanie! Love it!!! #1625282

Noel Baebler 7/23/2005 7:17:31 AM

Huzzah, Stephanie! #1625539

Kate Jackson 7/23/2005 7:35:17 AM

This is my favourite of all your lovely pictures! Congratulations ~ love mum!
PS I am keeping my fingers crossed on this one! #1625686

Alan L. Borror 7/23/2005 7:39:55 AM

Great finalist, Stephanie! Congratulations again. #1625722

S J 7/23/2005 9:22:03 AM

Congratulations on this beautiful Finalist, Stephanie!! #1626373

Deb Holmes 7/23/2005 1:08:08 PM

Congratulations, Stephanie, on this outstanding finalist! #1627524

Rakesh Syal 7/23/2005 5:04:18 PM

Congratulations!!! Stephanie, exellent work. #1628544

Debbie Hartley 7/23/2005 5:32:21 PM

Congratulations Stephanie! This is beautiful! #1628691

Tammy Scott 7/23/2005 7:51:59 PM

Congratulations, Stephanie, on another great finalist! #1629419

Joline Frazier 7/24/2005 6:57:13 AM

This is SUCH a cool shot! My grand daughter is a serious dance student, and this is one of the best I've seen taken of the dance studio. Congratulations and best of luck in the final round. #1630692

Kirsi Bertolini 7/24/2005 8:11:43 AM

Great filtering, this is my favorite of your recent finalists (I like the birdie too!) Graceful would be a word for this one. #1630980

Wren Hendrick 7/24/2005 7:34:06 PM

Superb, Stephanie. Congratulations. #1633282

Dan J. Holm 7/24/2005 11:19:25 PM

Woo Hoo!!! CONGRATULATIONS, Stephanie!!! A VERY well deserved WIN!!! #1633767

S J 7/24/2005 11:21:59 PM

CONGRATULATIONS on your super WIN, Stephanie!! #1633779

Janet Williams 7/25/2005 12:05:40 AM

Congratulations Stephanie on this beautiful and graceful image and your win. Well done! #1633870

Mata Patan 7/25/2005 12:21:15 AM

CONGRATULATIONS!!!
You know I REALLY love this!!! #1633911

Laurence Saliba 7/25/2005 12:54:09 AM

CONGRATULATIONS Stephanie!!! A worthy win!!! #1634006

Vicki Hunt 7/25/2005 2:08:06 AM

Congratulations! This is so beautiful! #1634112

Marsha S. Smith 7/25/2005 2:33:29 AM

Congratulations, Stephanie! Such a beautiful image. #1634171

Donna Roberts 7/25/2005 2:40:16 AM

A H-U-G-E Congrats Stephanie for a well deserved finalist and second place win!!!
Excellent result!!
:-) from 'downunder' #1634193

Gail Vitikacs 7/25/2005 2:54:41 AM

Beautiful! Congratulations! #1634250

ADILSON F. FERREIRA 7/25/2005 3:00:17 AM

Congratulations on your win Stephanie!!! #1634273

kerby lee pfrangle 7/25/2005 3:15:48 AM

Congratulations on your second place win Stephanie.

Job well done. Kerby #1634330

Luis Louro 7/25/2005 3:18:48 AM

CONGRATULATIONS!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! WOW!!! nice going Stephanie, Kisses!!! #1634350

Tom Andersen 7/25/2005 3:36:20 AM

Congratulations on your superb second place winner, Stephanie! #1634474

Guy D. Biechele 7/25/2005 3:53:33 AM

Congratulations, Stephanie. Great image! #1634569

Tammy Scott 7/25/2005 3:55:26 AM

Way to go, Steph! Congratulations on your win! #1634582

Kathleen Clemons 7/25/2005 3:56:22 AM

I absolutely love this, Steph- congrats!! #1634587

Daniel Diaz 7/25/2005 4:10:22 AM

BIG congrats on this win Steph, you did an excellent job!!! #1634666

Darla Cobus 7/25/2005 4:50:04 AM

This is perfect, CONGRATS on your win! #1634772

Debra Booth 7/25/2005 4:54:19 AM

Big congratulations, Stephanie!! #1634798

Colette M. Metcalf 7/25/2005 4:57:45 AM

Congratulations to you Stephanie!! #1634822

Kathleen K. Parker 7/25/2005 5:00:32 AM

Congratulations on your win, Stephanie!
Degas would have loved this!
Kathleen #1634841

Marcie A. Fowler 7/25/2005 5:21:55 AM

Congrats on a very well deserved win with this image Steph! #1634933

Claudette Foote 7/25/2005 5:45:58 AM

Congratulations, Stephanie. Great image!

#1635026

Murry Grigsby 7/25/2005 6:03:04 AM

Congratulations on your excellent image and win Stephanie!! #1635083

joyce baldassarre 7/25/2005 6:24:48 AM

CONGRATULATIONS!!! THIS IS LOVELY. #1635172

Kate Jackson 7/25/2005 7:21:48 AM

My favourite!! Congratulations! #1635460

KHAWLA Haddad 7/25/2005 8:21:15 AM

Congratulations on this wonderful winner!!! #1635827

Rob Friedman 7/25/2005 8:23:47 AM

Congrats on your well deserved win, Stephanie! #1635844

Jennifer Jones 7/25/2005 8:31:05 AM

Congratulations, Stephanie. This is the kind of shot that should be everywhere... above fireplace mantles, on greeting cards... it is so beautiful! #1635907

Noel Baebler 7/25/2005 8:56:18 AM

HUZZAH, Stephanie!!! #1636076

Deborah Sandidge 7/25/2005 8:57:27 AM

Beautiful... congratulations Stephanie! #1636082

Roxanne M. Bubar 7/25/2005 11:22:25 AM

Congratulations. This is so beautiful #1636818

Terry L. Ellis 7/25/2005 11:40:51 AM

Congratulations, Stephanie! So adorably beautiful! #1636892

William C. Raco 7/25/2005 12:39:04 PM

This is so beautiful, Steph!
Congratulations!!!

bill #1637150

Stephen Zacker 7/25/2005 1:49:41 PM

Really Lovely. Congratulations #1637350

Goshka G. 7/25/2005 3:09:46 PM

Congrats on this beautiful win, Stephanie!! #1637651

Cathy Gregor 7/25/2005 4:10:12 PM

Congratulations on this outstanding winnner, Stephanie! #1637897

Sharon Day 7/25/2005 5:33:29 PM

Wonderful image, Stephanie!!! Congratulations!!! #1638270

Terry R. Hatfield 7/25/2005 5:40:43 PM

Excellent Image Stephanie! Its A Special Image A Very Well Done!
Congratulations To You! #1638289

Stephanie Lyons 7/25/2005 7:49:25 PM

Wow! I'm speechless - you're all so very kind to me. Your support really means a lot. Thank you all! #1638534

Cora Miller 7/25/2005 8:35:09 PM

Classic elegance ~~~ excellent image, Stephanie! Congratulations on your win! #1638601

Wren Hendrick 7/25/2005 10:42:57 PM

I agree with Cora--classy, elegant, just downright beautiful, Stephanie!!! congratulations!! #1638728

Deb Holmes 7/26/2005 9:21:55 AM

Congrats on such an elegant winner Stephanie, way to go! #1640794

Jill Flynn 7/26/2005 10:31:09 AM

Congratulations on this BEAUTIFUL, WELL DESERVED SECOND PLACE WIN Stephanie! Really, really LOVE THIS!! #1641050

Janet L. Skinner 7/26/2005 4:35:38 PM

Well, don't know how I missed this one!! Your composition is so perfect. Congratulations and very well deserved!!!!!!!! #1642465

Ken Grooms 7/26/2005 9:33:34 PM

Congratulations again! Perfect name! #1643154

Claudia Kuhn 7/27/2005 5:18:20 AM

Big congrats Steph!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! #1644023

Elisabeth A. Gay 7/27/2005 10:48:21 AM

Congratulations Stephanie, this is absolutely beautiful - Degas would have been proud of you!
Ann #1645119

Cindy Paquette 7/27/2005 5:28:41 PM

A big HUGE congratulations Steph on this beauty!!! #1646512

Pu Chen 8/4/2005 4:15:44 PM

So beautiful and elegant, Stephanie! Congratulations on your win! #1678020

Roger D. Meador 8/19/2005 4:42:22 PM

A mastery of image architecture displayed in this enchanting scene. #1737023

Terrill Province 8/26/2005 9:40:19 PM

Amazing artistry and skill displayed in an exquisite image. Congratulations!!! #1772245

Stephanie Lyons 8/27/2005 6:39:56 AM

Thank you all for the kind comments! #1773062

Kate Jackson 1/12/2006 2:58:38 PM

I am missing your masterpieces Steph, so thought I'd come back and revisit this unforgettable one!! #2281897

To discuss, first log in or sign up (buttons are at top center of page).

Description

I'll be posting for the next couple of days, but unable to comment until I get back in town. Have a great weekend!

Uploaded on 6/2/2005 3:18:49 AM

BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner


Copyright for this gallery photo belongs solely to Stephanie Lyons. Images may not be copied, downloaded, or used in any way without the expressed, written permission of the photographer.
Log in to follow or message this photographer or report this photo.