Blue Poppy

Michelle Alton level-classic 12/4/2009 3:09:50 AM

I didn't see this on the first go, but am so glad I haven't missed it THIS time. Absolutely stunning work, and a sure winner in my mind. #1212478

Barbara Mason level-classic 12/4/2009 3:13:18 AM

Beautiful image Margaret - you have a beautiful gallery !!! #8189963

Tammy M. Anderson level-classic 12/4/2009 3:18:02 AM

Details, lighting and colors are gorgeous, Margaret. #8189970

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic 12/4/2009 3:38:12 AM

Fabulous detail and awesome colors, Margaret. Your florals are in a class of their own!

UB. #8189991

Claudia Kuhn level-classic 12/4/2009 4:26:39 AM

Love those blue poppies! Beautiful Margaret! #8190040

Claudia Kuhn level-classic 12/4/2009 4:33:02 AM

Great image from you as always Margaret. Good details, color and clarity. Iím adding this one to my favorites.


Avril Young level-classic 12/4/2009 5:27:07 AM, the colour and detail are awesome!!! #8190207

Courtenay Vanderbilt level-classic 12/4/2009 5:34:00 AM

You know how much I love this blue poppy, Margaret! The details are nothing short of spectacular! #8190227

Ron McEwan level-classic 12/4/2009 6:32:12 AM

What can I say that hasn't already been said Margaret. First thought when I saw this one was winner. Good luck #8190347

Sam Britt level-classic 12/4/2009 7:31:48 AM

Beautiful color & fine detail. Terrific image, Margaret. #8190486

Leslie McLain level-classic 12/4/2009 7:44:17 AM

Amazing colors, details, comp and light, Margaret. #8190521

Monnie Ryan level-classic 12/4/2009 10:00:00 AM

Awesome -- and straight into my favorites! #8190830

John Connolly level-classic 12/4/2009 12:52:44 PM

An amazing close up, Margaret! To me, this one has winner written all over it! #8191148

Kelly S. Cavanaugh 12/4/2009 4:46:06 PM

Fantastic colors and detail, Margaret! #8191581

David Phalen level-classic 12/4/2009 6:41:35 PM

Stunning light, colors, details and presentation!! #8191859

Sherran Andersen level-classic 12/4/2009 8:52:48 PM

Beautiful macro. #8192113

Stefania Barbier level-classic 12/5/2009 12:45:13 AM

magnificent colors, clarity, and floral capture... a beauty! #8192383

Margaret R. Barry level-classic 12/5/2009 6:26:17 AM

Thanks everyone! #8192812

Walter H. Wiesbeck level-classic 12/5/2009 7:23:19 AM

Very beautiful indeed,love this one a fav for sure,Margaret,beautiful work!! #8192936

Patricia A. Casey level-classic 12/5/2009 8:55:36 AM

Beautiful Macro...colors are amazing...a sure winner! #8193210

Sabrina Ryan level-classic 12/5/2009 7:13:03 PM

Outstanding macro image of this beautiful Poppy, Margaret! #8194497

Kelly S. Cavanaugh 1/18/2010 3:02:37 PM

Congratulations on your gorgeous finalist, Margaret! #8306651

Stefania Barbier level-classic 1/18/2010 3:04:18 PM

congratulations on your beautiful finalist! #8306676

Courtenay Vanderbilt level-classic 1/18/2010 4:19:21 PM

Big Congrats, Margaret!! #8307476

Nancy (Peaches) Harker level-classic 1/18/2010 4:34:42 PM

HUGE Congrats, Best of luck in the next round :) #8307679

Ellen Hodges level-classic 1/18/2010 5:39:48 PM

Congrats on a gorgeous finalist, Margaret! Best luck!!! #8308245

Leslie McLain level-classic 1/18/2010 5:59:53 PM

Congrats on your beautiful finalist, Margaret. #8308449

Dianna Murphy 1/18/2010 6:47:15 PM

This HAS to be the winner! #8308937

Monnie Ryan 1/18/2010 6:54:36 PM

Just gorgeous -- congratulations once again, Margaret! #8309016

Nancyj E. Hovey level-classic 1/18/2010 7:04:07 PM

on your wonderful FINALIST! 8o)

Photobucket #8309115

Margaret R. Barry level-classic 1/19/2010 12:05:59 AM

Thanks everyone! #8310167

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic 1/19/2010 2:56:01 AM

Stunning capture, Margaret. CONGRATZ!!

UB. #8310574

Fran J. Jagger level-classic 1/19/2010 3:49:44 PM

Congrats on your stunning finalist, Margaret!! :) #8312839

Barbara Waldoch level-classic 1/19/2010 4:51:16 PM

Huge congratulations on your fantastic Win! #8313028

Sam Britt 1/19/2010 5:33:18 PM

Congratulations on this second place win, Margaret! #8313245

Claudia Kuhn level-classic 1/19/2010 6:35:05 PM

Aha, those beautiful blue poppies, congratulations Margaret! #8313586

Mary K. Robison level-classic 1/19/2010 7:04:40 PM

Floral perfection, Margaret!
CONGRATULATIONS on your win! #8313748

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna 1/19/2010 7:20:05 PM

WTG on this awesome win, Margaret!!! :-)♫♪♫ k #8313833

Fran J. Jagger level-classic 1/19/2010 7:20:16 PM

CONGRATS on your 2nd PLACE WIN, Margaret!! :) #8313834

ROLAN NARMAN 1/19/2010 7:43:40 PM

Huge Congratulations on your fantastic winner Margaret! #8313890

Evy Johansen level-classic 1/19/2010 8:38:16 PM

Big congratulations on your win, Margaret! #8314047

Cindy Bendush level-classic 1/19/2010 9:43:04 PM

STUNNING Margaret!!! Congrats on your beautiful winner! #8314129

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic 1/19/2010 11:05:03 PM

Many CONGRATZ on getting Golden, Margaret!

UB. #8314393

Jennifer L. Alder 1/19/2010 11:08:16 PM

Your work is always winner worthy :)
Great to see gold here, Margaret. Congrats! #8314412

Stefania Barbier level-classic 1/19/2010 11:52:29 PM

huge congrats on your win!!!! #8314497

Tommy E. Burgess 1/20/2010 12:03:07 AM

Huge congratulations on your gorgeous Winner Margaret!!! #8314516

Renee Doyle level-classic 1/20/2010 12:35:32 AM

Excellent!!!!!!! Big congratulations to you Margaret on this wonderful win! #8314585

Tiia Vissak level-classic 1/20/2010 1:44:39 AM

Congratulations! #8314682

Leslie McLain level-classic 1/20/2010 4:34:32 AM

Congrats on your beautiful winner, Margaret. #8315021

Val Feldman level-classic 1/20/2010 4:47:18 AM

As always, Margaret, superb work and as always, warm and sincere congratulations on this beautiful Gold capture!!! #8315064

Courtenay Vanderbilt level-classic 1/20/2010 5:42:28 AM

Congratulations on your awesome win, Margaret! #8315244

David Phalen level-classic 1/20/2010 6:26:05 AM

BIG Congrats on a spectacular Winner!! #8315402

Dianna Murphy 1/20/2010 4:30:31 PM

A big warm hearted congratulations to you on your fantastic winner!!! I wish you continued success in the future.
Dianna #8316907

Dominick M. Dimacale level-classic 1/20/2010 4:51:09 PM

Congratulations Margaret on your Wonderful Winner!!!

Dominick #8317000

Brett Dolsen 1/21/2010 12:31:00 AM

Congratlations Margaret on your awesome winner!! #8317886

Kelly S. Cavanaugh 1/23/2010 6:02:42 PM

Huge congrats to you on this fantastic winner, Margaret!!! #8324868

Donna LaMattino Pagakis level-classic 1/26/2010 12:58:29 AM

Amazing colors, clarity and exposure Margaret! Congratulations on your win! #8330584

Sabrina Ryan 2/1/2010 9:18:54 AM

Congratulations on your 2nd place Win of this Awesome Poppy macro image, Margaret! Right into my favs! #8347376

Karen Engelbreth 2/1/2010 2:56:56 PM

Fantastic flower and capture, Margaret...
C O N G R A T U L A T I O N S........ #8348066

Tommy E. Burgess 2/21/2010 11:39:51 PM

Congratulations on your gorgeous winner Margaret!!! #8405646

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A resubmit with some minor adjustments.

Exif: F Number: 25, Exposure Bias Value: -0.33, ExposureTime: 1/4 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 200, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 180.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 40D

Uploaded on 12/4/2009 3:00:25 AM

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Camera: Canon EOS 40D Digital SLR All Time Best Photo Contest Staff Favorite Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner

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