Heidi Knight 11/25/2009 12:39:01 AM

Beautiful macro! #1209162

Usman M. Bajwa 11/25/2009 12:54:45 AM

Absolutely fabulous macro shot, Amanda!

UB. #8165462

Dominick M. Dimacale 11/25/2009 1:00:09 AM

So besautiful, Amanda.

Dominick #8165472

Michelle Alton 11/25/2009 3:58:10 AM

Magnificent! #8165813

Jeff Robinson 11/25/2009 4:30:09 AM

Very beautifully captured Amanda! Jeff #8165968

Melissa G. Meiselman 11/25/2009 7:32:36 AM

Exquisite macro with dazzling light, fine detail and eye catching composition, Amanda!! #8166701

Heidi Knight 12/15/2009 2:20:56 PM

Congratulations Amanda, its Gorgeous! #8218236

Melissa G. Meiselman 12/15/2009 3:37:21 PM

Big congratulations on this stunning and deserving finalist!!! #8218768

Usman M. Bajwa 12/15/2009 10:17:39 PM

Gorgeous floral, Amanda. CONGRATZ on the Finalist Award!!

UB. #8221162

Amanda Cass 12/15/2009 10:20:00 PM

thanks so much everybody and merry xmas xx #8221173

Nancyj E. Hovey 12/16/2009 3:33:36 PM


on your very deserving Finalist! 8o) #8224203

Nikki McDonald 12/17/2009 5:43:24 PM

This is just beautiful, Amanda, and I would not be at all surprised to see it go on. For now, congratulations on the finalist badge. #8227763

Amanda Cass 12/17/2009 5:49:36 PM

oh thaks so much Nacy and Nikki I will be waiting in anticipation:))) #8227778

Renee Doyle 12/17/2009 7:59:12 PM

Congratulations Amanda on your First Place Winner!! #8228142

Nikki McDonald 12/17/2009 8:11:36 PM

No more waiting -- I just knew this would go on. Congratulations on the FIRST PLACE win -- it's so very lovely. Have you printed and framed it? #8228215

Amanda Cass 12/17/2009 8:16:41 PM

WOW wasn't expecting that! thanks Renee and Nikki no havent printed it out but I will now LOL merry xmas to you all ! #8228266

Jessica Jenney 12/17/2009 8:39:17 PM

Congratulations, Amanda on your gorgeous First Place Win! #8228384

Usman M. Bajwa 12/17/2009 9:29:59 PM

WTG Amanda. HUGE CONGRATULATIONS on your First Place WIN!!

UB. #8228505

Henk Boneschans 12/18/2009 1:09:23 AM

Amanda - well done and congratulations with the 1st prize!! Henk #8228864

Michelle Alton 12/18/2009 1:47:10 AM

Amanda, this had winner in its destiny from the beginning. Most sincere congratulations on this wonderful winner! #8228952

Dominick M. Dimacale 12/18/2009 2:30:48 AM

Congratulations Amanda on your Win!!!

Dominick #8229075

Kara L. Hendricks 12/18/2009 3:15:18 AM

CONGRATULATIONS Pictures, Images and Photos #8229135

Liz blahh 12/18/2009 6:47:23 AM

Congrats on a beautiful winner! #8229752

Amy M. Wilson 12/18/2009 7:32:43 AM

Congratulations on your wonderful Win!!! #8229910

Debra R. Harder 12/18/2009 8:54:17 AM

This is so GORGEOUS, Amanda! Huge congratulations on your BEAUTIFUL FIRST PLACE WIN!! Deb #8230146

Mark Dodge 12/18/2009 9:14:32 AM

Wonderful work, Amanda. Congratulations on your first place win!!!! #8230237

Wanda Judd 12/18/2009 9:14:42 AM

Amanda...congratulations on your first place win...I love your warm colors and composition... #8230240

Lindley Johnson 12/18/2009 11:40:40 AM

Stunning color and details, Amanda! Congratulations on your gorgeous First Place Win! #8230642

Patrick Rouzes 12/18/2009 2:11:14 PM

CONGRATULATIONS on this incredible WINNER, Amanda! WTg! #8231033

Patrick Rouzes 12/18/2009 4:07:58 PM

Congratulations on your 1st Place Gold Award Amanda. A very well deserving Photo. Iím so very happy for you. Great job.

Merry Christmas to You

Amanda Cass 12/18/2009 4:14:09 PM

AWWwwwwWWWwwww thats sweet of you Brian thank you so much Merry xmas to you as well

and thank you so much to everyone else for there encouraging comments you are all awesome! #8231239

Nancyj E. Hovey 12/18/2009 4:54:47 PM

on your 1st Place WINNER! 8o)

Photobucket #8231350

Dianna Murphy 12/18/2009 7:11:58 PM

Congratulations on your marvelous and much deserving winner! #8231754

Paula Showen 12/18/2009 8:20:27 PM

Congratulations....beautiful work of art! #8231950

Jean-Pierre Ducondi 12/19/2009 6:16:27 AM

Congratulations on your win Amanda.
JP #8232789

Mary Beth Aiello 12/19/2009 7:17:45 AM

Just gorgeous, Amanda. Huge congrats on bringing home the GOLD. #8232924

Donna La Mattino Pagakis 12/19/2009 8:51:21 PM

Congratulations on your BIG win Amanda! Gorgeous!!! #8234270

Sharon Sawyer 12/19/2009 9:05:32 PM

Amanda, HUGE congratulations on your First Place Win!!!! #8234284

Lori Carlson 12/23/2009 8:50:54 PM

Fantastic in every way!! Congratulations, Amanda!! =) #8243061

Ken R. Frischkorn 12/24/2009 2:15:51 PM

Fabulous photo, beautiful backlighting, and a wonderful soft feeling to this photo. Congratulations on your win. #8244717

Jennifer Jones 12/31/2009 4:54:54 PM

Beautiful detail and tone, Amanda. Congratulations! #8259940

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


close up of a scottish thistle

Exif: F Number: 5.6, Exposure Bias Value: 1.00, ExposureTime: 1/250 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 1250, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 225.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 500D

Uploaded on 11/24/2009 11:15:47 PM Photo Contest FIRST PLACE Winner

Copyright for this gallery photo belongs solely to Amanda Cass. 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.