Winter Holly 4

© Sam Britt

Winter Holly 4

Melissa G. Meiselman level-addict 12/14/2009 7:36:28 AM

Terrific winter shot and also great for the holidays, Sam!! #1215983

David Phalen level-addict 12/14/2009 7:40:39 AM

Love the colors and falling snow!! Perfect for the season!! #8215125

Judy A. Lawhon 12/14/2009 7:45:14 AM

This is so beautiful, Sam....would make a wonderful Christmas card!! #8215137

Jessica Jenney level-addict 12/14/2009 8:15:51 AM

Beautiful holly series, Sam! I love the falling snow! #8215214

Linda D. Lester level-addict 12/14/2009 8:25:47 AM I want some snow! :) #8215235

Stephanie Laird level-addict 12/14/2009 9:21:07 AM

This is soo beautiful! #8215303

Monnie Ryan level-addict 12/14/2009 9:45:10 AM

They're all so beautiful, Samantha -- you've got me wishing for snow too! (Well, OK, I'm not wishing out loud...)! #8215344

Ellen Hodges level-addict 12/14/2009 11:22:16 AM

Gorgeous capture, Sam!! Soooo pretty!! #8215477

Candice C. Calhoun level-addict 12/14/2009 11:29:40 AM

Smashing seasonal can have some of our snow :)

ccc #8215497

John Connolly level-addict 12/14/2009 11:58:22 AM

An excellent seasonal image Sam! I hope you have a wonderful Christmas! #8215574

Tiia Vissak level-addict 12/14/2009 12:30:18 PM

a wonderful capture! #8215659

JO ANN CLEVELAND level-addict 12/14/2009 12:51:27 PM

I love this series Sam! They would make great note cards or Christmas Cards too


jo ann c. #8215697

Val Feldman level-addict 12/14/2009 1:09:29 PM

Let it snow, let it snow...A snowfall this big in Austin would shut the whole city down! :) Gorgeous, Sam - so seasonal and well, very merry! :) Well done, as always! #8215714

Claudia Kuhn level-addict 12/14/2009 2:45:39 PM

Beautiful and colorful winter close up Sam! #8215868

Shelly A. Van Camp level-addict 12/14/2009 2:46:29 PM

Beautiful capture and image, Sam! #8215871

Karen Bacon level-addict 12/14/2009 3:37:44 PM

Beautifully composed Sam! Love the falling snow! #8215949

Patricia White level-addict 12/14/2009 4:16:39 PM

I am not sure where you live but this is so beautiful. This really has such a Christmas spirit to it. Great colors, I also looked at your other two loved the effects on them. #8215989

Courtenay Vanderbilt level-addict 12/14/2009 4:22:41 PM

Another beauty, Sam, that should be a Christmas card! #8216005

Patricia Seidler level-addict 12/14/2009 5:20:20 PM

This is beautiful Sam. Great color and so seasonal. #8216096

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna level-addict 12/14/2009 5:33:25 PM

Awesome image, Sam!!! Gorgeous series!!! :-) k #8216109

Sam Britt level-addict 12/14/2009 5:49:09 PM

Thanks Melissa, David, Judy, Jessica, Linda, Stephanie, Monnie, Ellen, Candice, John, Tiia, Jo Ann, Valarie, Claudia, Shelly, Karen, Patricia W, Courtenay, Patricia S & Kitty! #8216142

Brett Dolsen 12/15/2009 2:55:11 AM

Beautifull capture and clarity for this great seasonal composition Samantha!!Brett #8216662

Joy Rector 12/15/2009 5:28:02 AM

beautiful #8217019

Amy M. Wilson 12/15/2009 8:11:33 AM

Wow, just beautiful, Sam!!! #8217445

Gina Cormier 12/15/2009 9:49:37 AM

Wonderful seasonal image Sam!!!!!! #8217645

Sam Britt 12/15/2009 9:52:13 AM

Thank you Brett, Joy, Amy & Gina. #8217649

Patrick Rouzes level-addict 12/15/2009 1:40:11 PM

An ultra appealing image with beautiful colors, tones, detail & comp here, Sam! A LOVELY greeting card this would be! BEAUTIFUL! #8217983

Amanda J. Tanner level-addict 12/15/2009 5:03:46 PM

A beautiful image Sam! #8219383

Tammy Espino level-addict 12/15/2009 7:32:14 PM

what a wonderful wintery capture !:) #8220351

Stefania Barbier level-addict 12/16/2009 4:32:15 AM

a beauty, Sam!!! #8222056

Carol L. Fowler 12/16/2009 3:04:54 PM

Gorgeous capture! #8224086

Howard B. Cheek 12/17/2009 5:10:41 AM

Beautiful image Sam, perfect for the holidays too :)
Merry Christmas!! #8226034

Phyllis H. Burchett 12/19/2009 6:45:48 AM

Wonderful Christmas image! #8232861

AEK 12/20/2009 12:00:19 PM

beautiful image, perfect in every way. love the reds, greens, details and light. - a lovely holiday presentation. - a. #8235450

Kaye Burazin 12/22/2009 6:42:32 PM

absolutely stunning, would make a perfect Christmas card. #8240639

Sam Britt 12/25/2009 4:21:17 PM

Thank you Patrick, Amanda, Tammy, Stefania, Carol, Howard, Phyllis, Arlene & Kaye! #8246399

Freddy Bland 1/18/2010 2:31:27 PM

Congratulations, Sam, on your gorgeous Christmas image and FINALIST!! :}} #8306320

Kelly S. Cavanaugh 1/18/2010 2:46:53 PM

Beautiful image, Sam! Congratulations on your finalist!! #8306443

Stefania Barbier level-addict 1/18/2010 2:48:49 PM

congratulations on your beautiful finalist! #8306467

Courtenay Vanderbilt level-addict 1/18/2010 3:39:48 PM

Big Congrats, Sam! #8307029

Daniella Puente level-addict 1/18/2010 4:07:22 PM

Congratulations! :)) #8307284

Amy M. Wilson level-addict 1/18/2010 4:11:20 PM

Big congratulations on your beautiful finalist, Sam!!! #8307349

Nancy (Peaches) Harker level-addict 1/18/2010 4:14:50 PM

HUGE Congrats, Best of luck in the next round :) #8307407

Tammy Espino level-addict 1/18/2010 4:21:36 PM

Congrats, Best of luck in the next round :) #8307507

Fran J. Jagger level-addict 1/18/2010 4:43:24 PM

Congrats on your Finalist, Samantha!! #8307784

Nancyj E. Hovey level-addict 1/18/2010 5:10:09 PM

on your wonderful FINALIST! 8o)

Photobucket #8308004

Graham Robards level-addict 1/18/2010 5:52:21 PM

Congratulations on your wonderful finalist Sam.~Pat #8308373

Leslie McLain level-addict 1/18/2010 5:55:23 PM

Congrats on your beautiful finalist, Sam. #8308405

Carol Eade level-addict 1/18/2010 5:59:28 PM

Congratulations, Sam...beautiful Finalist! #8308444

Debra R. Harder 1/18/2010 6:10:23 PM

OMG, Sam! This is picture perfect!! Huge congratulations on your beautiful finalist!! Deb #8308543

Val Feldman level-addict 1/18/2010 6:37:42 PM

I'm never surprised to see a Finalist badge under your captures, Sam - I'm only surprised that they ALL don't have them!! Huge congrats on this one - and as always, wishing you the best of luck in the upcoming rounds! ~Val #8308810

Monnie Ryan level-addict 1/18/2010 6:44:02 PM

Wow -- congratulations on your Finalist award, Sam! #8308888

Lorna Shutter level-addict 1/18/2010 7:13:09 PM

Woo Hoo!!! CONGRATULATIONS on your Finalist Award for this beautiful winter image, Sam!!!!! ... and Good luck in the next round!!! :)
TJ dancing Pictures, Images and Photos #8309178

Jennifer L. Alder level-addict 1/18/2010 8:30:11 PM

Very festive! Congrats, Sam :) #8309520

Ann Coates level-addict 1/18/2010 8:57:31 PM

Congratulations on your fantastic finalist Sam. #8309650

Sherran Andersen level-addict 1/18/2010 9:03:17 PM

Congrats Sam. #8309674

Sam Britt 1/18/2010 9:26:13 PM

Thanks everyone! I'm not used to snow where I live, but I had to go out & get some photos before it was all gone. I ended up falling down in it & injuring my right hand. It took about a week for my had to heal. At least I got a finalist from that experience in the snow! #8309752

Linda Blair 1/19/2010 5:39:48 AM

Congratulations on this beautiful finalist...just sorry you got hurt getting the shot...glad you're all better!!!!!!!!! #8311063

Karen Celella level-addict 1/19/2010 6:18:05 AM

Congratulations on your wonderful finalist Sam. I hope it makes up for your hurt hand. #8311241

James N. Carpenter 1/19/2010 11:09:41 AM

Big congrats Sam, very well deserved. James #8312119

Barbara Waldoch level-addict 1/19/2010 4:52:35 PM

Huge congratulations on your fantastic Win! #8313032

Tammy Espino 1/19/2010 5:05:04 PM

Congrats on your win, woot woot! #8313095

Amy M. Wilson 1/19/2010 5:13:59 PM

Huge congratulations on your fantastic Win, Sam!!! #8313133

Max Aureli 1/19/2010 5:23:19 PM

Perfect composition for a Christmas time, Sam!! Congratulations on this fantastic Winner!! :-)) #8313183

Kathy Salerni level-addict 1/19/2010 5:48:10 PM

Congratulations on your win, Sam, what a beautiful winter scenic! Hallmark should be calling any time now! #8313328

Ellen Hodges level-addict 1/19/2010 6:18:19 PM

Congrats on your awesome win, Sam! #8313489

Mary Beth Aiello level-addict 1/19/2010 6:31:36 PM

Huge congrats, Sam, on this outstanding GOLD Winner. Just beautiful. Hope you hand is healing fast. #8313568

Lorna Shutter 1/19/2010 6:33:23 PM

CONGRATULATIONS on your 2nd Place Win, Sam!!!!! :)
Photobucket #8313577

Claudia Kuhn level-addict 1/19/2010 6:45:39 PM

Wonderful winner Sam, congrats!! #8313648

Debra R. Harder 1/19/2010 7:00:40 PM

WTG, Sam!! This is one of my favorites. CONGRATULATIONS on your BEAUTIFUL GOLD WINNER!! Deb #8313727

Agnes Fegan level-addict 1/19/2010 7:06:21 PM

Congratulations on your beautiful winning image! #8313759

Mary K. Robison level-addict 1/19/2010 7:11:45 PM

Really lovely seasonal image, Sam!
Congratulations on your well-deserved win! #8313786

Renata Gusciora level-addict 1/19/2010 7:14:05 PM

Big congratulations on this wonderful winner,Sam!!!:-) #8313806

Fran J. Jagger level-addict 1/19/2010 7:19:11 PM

CONGRATS on your second place win, Samatha!! :) #8313829

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna level-addict 1/19/2010 7:22:08 PM

WTG on this awesome win, Sam!!! :-)♫♪♫ k #8313841

Phyllis H. Burchett level-addict 1/19/2010 7:27:20 PM

Congratulations on this beautiful winner Sam! #8313855

Ryan Murphy level-addict 1/19/2010 7:29:35 PM

congrats, Sam! #8313858

Sam Britt level-addict 1/19/2010 7:33:13 PM

Thanks everyone!!

ROLAN NARMAN 1/19/2010 7:47:05 PM

Huge Congratulations on another fantastic winner Sam! #8313896

Janice Mezzacappa level-addict 1/19/2010 8:08:28 PM

Superb winner Samantha huge congrats!! #8313933

Kaye Burazin 1/19/2010 8:16:25 PM

Outstanding! #8313959

Evy Johansen level-addict 1/19/2010 8:40:55 PM

Well deserved!! Big congratulations on your win, Sam!! #8314055

Freddy Bland 1/19/2010 9:12:09 PM

Spectacular image, Sam!!! Congratulations on your very deserving win!! #8314086

Cindy Bendush level-addict 1/19/2010 9:48:50 PM

Awesome! Congrats on your beautiful winner! #8314137

Steve M. Harrington 1/19/2010 10:57:44 PM

Good on you, Sam! :)
Steve #8314355

Jennifer L. Alder 1/19/2010 11:04:00 PM

A terrific image, Sam! Congrats on your win my friend :) #8314388

Kerry Hill 1/19/2010 11:40:30 PM

Congratulations on your famtastic winner, Sam!! #8314456

Stefania Barbier level-addict 1/19/2010 11:52:58 PM

huge congrats on your win!!!! #8314501

Tommy E. Burgess 1/20/2010 12:09:56 AM

Huge congratulations on your beautiful and well deserved Winner Sam!!! #8314530

Renee Doyle level-addict 1/20/2010 12:36:26 AM

Big congratulations to you Sam on this excellent winner!!! #8314588

Brett Dolsen 1/20/2010 12:37:09 AM

Congratulations on your wonderfull winner Samantha!! #8314590

Usman M. Bajwa level-addict 1/20/2010 12:45:49 AM

CONGRATZ. on your Second Place Gold, WTG, Sam!!!

UB. #8314614

Tiia Vissak 1/20/2010 1:45:35 AM

Congratulations! #8314683

Tammy M. Anderson level-addict 1/20/2010 3:24:39 AM

Congratulations on this beautiful winner, Sam. #8314798

Katarina Mansson 1/20/2010 3:54:12 AM

What a wonderful wintery feeling you transmit with this beauty! Congratulations on your winner Sam! #8314923

Stephen Zacker 1/20/2010 4:05:00 AM

Super winter image. Congratulations #8314952

Leslie McLain level-addict 1/20/2010 4:38:17 AM

Congrats on your beautiful winner, Sam. #8315036

Val Feldman level-addict 1/20/2010 4:54:14 AM

Ah, NOT surprised!! :) Exceptional work from an exceptional photographer deserves only Gold! Congrats on this Gold Win!! ~Val #8315089

Jessica Jenney level-addict 1/20/2010 4:59:49 AM

Congratulations, Sam on your beautiful winner! #8315113

Karen Bacon level-addict 1/20/2010 5:17:47 AM

Congratulations Sam! #8315174

Courtenay Vanderbilt level-addict 1/20/2010 5:47:56 AM

Well-deserved gold, Sam! Congratulations! #8315266

Carol Eade level-addict 1/20/2010 5:48:13 AM

Congratulations, Sam, on your gorgeous win! #8315271

Julie Burnett level-addict 1/20/2010 5:50:20 AM

Hopefully falling was worth getting gold, Sam!! (Easy for me to say.) An awesome shot, HUGE congratulations on this wonderful winner!! Hope your hand is 100%!! #8315283

Lynn M. Whitt level-addict 1/20/2010 6:17:02 AM

Congratulations on your beautiful winner... #8315366

David Phalen level-addict 1/20/2010 6:29:25 AM

BIG Congrats on a beautiful Winner!! #8315420

Linda Blair 1/20/2010 7:16:12 AM

Awesome.....congrats on your beautiful winner!!!!!!! #8315542

Linda A. Braddock level-addict 1/20/2010 7:30:13 AM

Sam, Congratulations on this beautiful Capture!! #8315579

Margaret R. Barry level-addict 1/20/2010 8:32:29 AM

Congratulations on your beautiful 2nd place winner, Sam! #8315753

Angie M. Davis 1/20/2010 11:01:55 AM

Congratulations Sam!!! #8316011

Mark Dodge 1/20/2010 11:56:28 AM

Congratulations on your winning shot here, Sam! Way to go! #8316133

Marijana Fajgl level-addict 1/20/2010 12:26:04 PM

Big congratulations on your fantastic winner, Sam! #8316207

Shelly A. Van Camp level-addict 1/20/2010 1:53:12 PM

Congrats on the gold!! #8316439

Ann Myers 1/20/2010 3:21:13 PM

Congratulations, Sam, 2nd place winner! #8316652

Dominick M. Dimacale level-addict 1/20/2010 4:03:01 PM

Congratulations Sam on your Wonderful Winner!!!

Dominick #8316785

Dianna Murphy 1/20/2010 4:14:50 PM

A big warm hearted congratulations to you on your fantastic winner!!! I wish you continued success in the future.
Dianna #8316831

Randy D. Dinkins level-addict 1/20/2010 4:40:18 PM

Congratulations on your win Sam. Well done. #8316961

Michael Umbreit level-addict 1/20/2010 6:30:01 PM

Sam - Congratulations!! - Mike #8317353

Memoriee G. Sconce level-addict 1/20/2010 7:35:48 PM

Nice Job.
Memoriee #8317485

Sam Britt level-addict 1/22/2010 9:25:45 PM

Thanks everyone! #8322945

Kelly S. Cavanaugh 1/23/2010 6:06:03 PM

Congratulations on your well deserved win, Sam!!! #8324882

Maria Coulson 1/23/2010 8:27:42 PM

Sam, terrific!! congratulations. #8324997

Boyd L. Alexander 1/24/2010 6:03:09 AM

Congratulations on your well deserved win Sam!!! #8325466

Susan M. Campbell level-addict 1/24/2010 8:30:01 AM

Excellent!! This is beautiful. Congratulations. #8325913

Robert R. Goodman level-addict 1/24/2010 4:22:26 PM

Congratulations on this beautiful finalist,Sam!!!! #8326825

Kara L. Hendricks level-addict 1/25/2010 4:17:24 AM

Congratulations Pictures, Images and Photos #8327738

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-addict 1/26/2010 1:06:51 AM

Creative and beautiful Sam! Congratulations on your win! #8330601

Nancy (Peaches) Harker 1/26/2010 2:01:14 PM

HUGE CONGRATS on your BEAUTIFUL win Sam! #8332328

Daniel Ruf 1/29/2010 6:23:04 PM

Lovely work and congrats on your win. #8340873

Emile Abbott level-addict 4/9/2011 1:43:40 PM

Excellent winter finalist, Congrats Sam #9342501

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The last image in this series of photos from the rare snow we had last January.

Exif: F Number: 5.6, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/200 seconds, Flash: fired, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 400, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 300.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS DIGITAL REBEL XSi

Uploaded on 12/14/2009 7:08:32 AM All Time Best Photo Contest Editor's Pick Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner

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