Buttercream Orchid

© Candice C. Calhoun

Buttercream Orchid

Gina Cormier 3/2/2010 5:03:02 AM

WOW....gorgeous effects and colors!!! I love it!!!! #1244225

Robert R. Goodman 3/2/2010 6:32:40 AM

Hi Candice,Now that is a flower I have never seen before.Beautiful capture my friend,great color and lighting!!!!! #8426646

Shelly A. Van Camp 3/2/2010 7:47:33 AM

Beautiful!! I love orchids!! Great colors and DOF! Have a great day! ~Maggie #8426899

Tammy Espino 3/2/2010 12:22:25 PM

Lovely :) #8427431

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna 3/2/2010 5:27:38 PM

Beautiful, ccc!!! Awesome shot!!! :-) k #8427968

Candice C. Calhoun 3/2/2010 5:41:02 PM

Thanks Gina, Bobby, Shelly, Tammy and Kitty for your lovely comments! Have a terrific evening!

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Amy M. Wilson 3/2/2010 7:44:15 PM

Beautiful comp, colors and details, Candice! #8428215

Candice C. Calhoun 3/3/2010 4:40:07 AM

Thanks so much, Amy, for your lovely comment! Have a great day!

ccc #8428837

Ron McEwan 3/3/2010 5:18:38 AM

I don't know how I missed this beauty. Awesome close up Candice, job well done indeed. #8428916

Candice C. Calhoun 3/3/2010 8:48:29 AM

Thanks VERY much, Ron...have a wonderful day, spring IS coming :)

ccc #8429404

Renata Gusciora 3/7/2010 4:22:16 PM

Wonderful floral with amazing lighting and color,Candice! #8438279

Robert R. Goodman 4/18/2010 6:56:02 PM

A big Congratulations Candice.WTG my friend!!!! #8544784

Jeana Clark 4/18/2010 8:31:42 PM

Way To GO CCC!!!
This is very beautiful!!!
Congratulations on
this Awesome finalist!!!

~J~ #8545774

Kathy Salerni 4/18/2010 11:32:03 PM

Big congrats on this gorgeous finalist, Candice!! #8546647

Stefania Barbier 4/19/2010 6:37:19 AM

spectacular, huge congrats! #8548374

Tiia Vissak 4/19/2010 11:39:44 AM

Congratulations! #8550205

Sam Britt 4/19/2010 2:13:21 PM

Big congrats, Candice! #8550965

Patrick Rouzes 4/19/2010 2:15:34 PM

CONGRATULATIONS on this amazing finalist, Candice! WTG! #8550972

Leslie McLain 4/19/2010 5:05:16 PM

Congrats on your beautiful finalist, Candice. #8551673

Courtenay Vanderbilt 4/19/2010 8:07:54 PM

Beautiful Finalist, CCC, Congratulations! #8552500

Ken Smith 4/20/2010 3:26:20 PM

Way to go, Candice!! Congrats on your gold! #8555201

Phyllis H. Burchett 4/20/2010 3:31:57 PM

Congrats on your win Candice! #8555231

Robert R. Goodman 4/20/2010 4:21:09 PM

Congratulations on this beautiful win,Candice.WTG my friend!!! #8555448

Gerri R. Jones 4/20/2010 4:32:12 PM

Beautiful presentation of this lovely orchid Candice! Congrats on your winner! #8555530

Agnes Fegan 4/20/2010 4:45:15 PM

Congratulations Candice!!! #8555592

Candice C. Calhoun 4/20/2010 5:10:54 PM

WOW, what a surprise! Thanks very much to all of you and to the Judges as well! I truly appreciate your support and encouragement and congratulate the finalists, winners and everyone who posted work in March!

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Claudia Kuhn 4/20/2010 5:13:57 PM

Beautiful, congratulations Candice! #8555750

Leslie McLain 4/20/2010 5:28:38 PM

Congrats on your beautiful winner, Candice. #8555843

Nancyj E. Hovey 4/20/2010 5:58:35 PM

on your 2nd Place Winner! 8o) #8556015

ROLAN NARMAN 4/20/2010 6:44:56 PM

Huge Congrats on this fantastic winner Candice! #8556186

Joannie Bertucci 4/20/2010 10:43:40 PM

Congratulations on your stunning gold badge image Candice! #8556687

Stefania Barbier 4/20/2010 11:06:49 PM

congratulations on your gorgeous win! #8556736

Tommy E. Burgess 4/21/2010 12:34:41 AM

Huge congratulations on your gorgeous and well deserved winner Candice!! Very beautiful work! #8556914

Bojan Bencic 4/21/2010 1:11:04 AM

Congratulations on your win, Candice! #8556993

Usman M. Bajwa 4/21/2010 3:24:35 AM


UB. #8557181

Candice C. Calhoun 4/21/2010 5:00:25 AM

Thanks very much, everyone, for stopping by to leave these warm and wonderful comments...you all inspire me every day! Thanks for setting the bar high! Have a great day!

ccc #8557479

Linda D. Lester 4/21/2010 5:12:04 AM

Congratulations on your awesome win!! #8557508

Ron McEwan 4/21/2010 6:21:23 AM

A well deserved honor Candice, congratulations. #8557697

Renata Gusciora 4/21/2010 6:40:13 AM

Huge congratulations on this wonderful winner,Candice!!!:-) #8557738

Gina Cormier 4/21/2010 7:01:12 AM

WOoohooooo!!!! Gorgeous!!! Congrats!!!!!!!! #8557792

Margaret R. Barry 4/21/2010 7:15:07 AM

Congratulations on your beautiful winner, Candice! #8557837

Tiia Vissak 4/21/2010 8:32:53 AM

Congratulations! #8558090

Patrick Rouzes 4/21/2010 8:48:38 AM

CONGRATULATIONS on this amazing Winner, Candice! Hope all is well! #8558186

David Phalen 4/21/2010 9:13:32 AM

WTG ccc!! BIG Congrats on your beautiful Winner!! #8558310

Gord MacEachern 4/21/2010 9:44:57 AM

Huge congratulations on your beautiful winner Candice, so very well deserved!! #8558506

frank w. degenhardt 4/21/2010 10:28:40 AM

A gorgeous floral my friend. Congratulations on your Second Place Win my friend. #8558670

Mike Clime 4/21/2010 11:31:59 AM

Congratulations on your winner! #8558886

Tammy M. Anderson 4/21/2010 1:51:59 PM

Congratulations on your beautiful winner, Candice. #8559251

Lana Arcemont 4/21/2010 2:04:14 PM

Lovely Image!
Congratulations on your win! #8559278

Gail Vitikacs 4/21/2010 4:29:03 PM

Such a beauty! Congratulations! #8559674

JO ANN CLEVELAND 4/22/2010 6:51:02 PM

Congratulations on the Gold Candice!


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Candice C. Calhoun 4/23/2010 5:08:11 AM

Thanks, everyone, SO much! I appreciate your comments, and your friendship! Have a wonderful weekend!

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Courtenay Vanderbilt 4/23/2010 11:33:42 AM

Big Congratulations, Candice!!! #8564697

Candice C. Calhoun 4/30/2010 2:33:03 PM

Thanks, Courtenay, very much! Have a lovely weekend!

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A sweet creamy orchid against an emerald background...

Exif: F Number: 8, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/400 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 200, White balance: Manual white balance, FocalLength: 200.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS DIGITAL REBEL XTi

Uploaded on 3/1/2010 5:15:05 AM

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