Melbourne Lights on the Yarra River

© Linda D. Lester

Melbourne Lights on the Yarra River

Tammy M. Anderson level-deluxe 3/31/2010 5:16:27 AM

The first of many comments on this beauty. This is perfect, Linda. A winner for March. #1253873

Agnes Fegan level-deluxe 3/31/2010 5:19:24 AM

Gorgeous! #8499810

Jack Gaskin level-deluxe 3/31/2010 5:19:54 AM

Reflection is a BIG WOW !!!!

Happy Shooting
Jack #8499811

Courtenay Vanderbilt level-deluxe 3/31/2010 5:19:58 AM

Absolutely stunning, Linda! I agree with Tammy! #8499812

Robert R. Goodman level-deluxe 3/31/2010 5:24:26 AM

Hi Linda,WOW!!!That is absolutely gorgeous.That is a winner for sure,beautiful image!!!! #8499828

Anita Hogue 3/31/2010 5:37:18 AM

WOW, such awesome colors and reflections!

Mary Beth Aiello level-deluxe 3/31/2010 5:42:43 AM

Spectacular, Linda. Perfection. I know we'll see this again...and again. #8499868

Douglas Pignet 3/31/2010 5:49:24 AM

Beautiful capture of this lovely city...Very well done. #8499889

Ron McEwan 3/31/2010 6:07:03 AM

You sure find the shots Linda, this is one terrific image WTG. #8499929

Jean-Pierre Ducondi level-deluxe 3/31/2010 6:23:46 AM

Amazing light and reflection. Well done Linda.
JP #8499976

Hal Bambrick 3/31/2010 6:42:29 AM

Awesome Work Here Linda!!!. #8500031

Danny B. Head level-deluxe 3/31/2010 7:07:07 AM

Very nice, Linda. Melbourne is on my list (business) of places I need to visit. #8500085

David Phalen level-deluxe 3/31/2010 7:48:04 AM

OMG Linda the light, POV, colors, clarity and reflections are amazing!! #8500188

Shelly A. Van Camp level-deluxe 3/31/2010 8:53:50 AM

OH WOW....this is so amazing!! Beautiful colors and reflections!! #8500343

Diane Pignet 3/31/2010 9:10:08 AM

How beautiful is that image...OMG....everything about it is just grand......WTG Diane #8500378

Michael G. Marshall 3/31/2010 9:28:14 AM

Wonderful night image, Linda! Excellent comp and light! Michael #8500413

Gina Cormier level-deluxe 3/31/2010 9:38:09 AM

Magnificent work!!!!!! I see winner here!!! #8500446

Jack R. Perry 3/31/2010 9:39:08 AM

Beautifully captured Linda. Side note about the covered bridges, Ohio has 136 CBs considered historic, I have a project to photograph all of them. I have just 29 to go and that project is planned to be completed this weekend. #8500451

Daniella Puente 3/31/2010 9:42:42 AM

Awesome Linda!!! #8500472

Rona L. Schwarz 3/31/2010 10:43:21 AM

WOW! What a super capture of Melbourne! The reflections, lights, clarity and color are just fantastic! Instant favorite and winner for sure! #8500596

Mike Clime 3/31/2010 12:16:50 PM

Wow, such beautiful lights, colors and reflections! #8500716

Kathy Salerni level-deluxe 3/31/2010 12:37:05 PM

How cow!! What a gorgeous reflection image, Linda! The vivid colors, reflections, and clarity are out of this world!! #8500741

Ken Smith level-deluxe 3/31/2010 2:50:56 PM

You closed out the month very strong with potential gold medals all over the place. Perfect work...and I like the glassy look of the water. Beautiful, Linda! #8500953

MELODIE C. ROBERTS level-deluxe 3/31/2010 3:06:45 PM

Outstanding Linda
So Pristine!!
Fabulous light and reflections #8500982

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna 3/31/2010 5:59:44 PM

INCREDIBLE, Linda!!! The color, lighting and details are magnificent!!! :-) k #8501239

Ellen Hodges level-deluxe 3/31/2010 6:24:09 PM

Outstanding capture, Linda! So very beautiful! Wow image!!!!! #8501303

Renee Doyle level-deluxe 3/31/2010 8:51:09 PM

Awesome colours and that reflection is beautiful!!!!! Stunning nightscape Linda!! Hope we see this again!! #8501521

frank w. degenhardt level-deluxe 3/31/2010 10:06:37 PM

Linda- Well it seems that we are all in agreement. You have WOWed us all with this dazzling, beautiful,night time scene. I am not even sure how you do this, but the results are worth learning. The colors are so beautiful, the lights enchanting. I love how you lead us across the water and the reflections are so special. The pier running down the left side is one of the elements that add so much depth to the picture. Even the sky is awesome. Post card perfect. Stunning work my friend.
Have a wonderful day, you take care of yourself, enjoy. #8501559

Barbara Waldoch 3/31/2010 11:24:22 PM

It's a beauty, Linda! #8501645

Tommy E. Burgess 3/31/2010 11:40:01 PM

Nothing short of stunning Linda!! Very beautiful capture!! #8501665

Debra R. Harder 4/2/2010 10:27:58 AM

I agree with Tommy...this is truly STUNNING, Linda! What a magnificent sight!! The colors are incredible...and I love the reflections and excellent details. BEAUTIFUL!! jsb #8505274

Kara L. Hendricks level-deluxe 4/2/2010 4:26:14 PM

Count me in on the WINNER train!! WOW Linda!!! #8506019

Carolyn J. Connolly level-deluxe 4/3/2010 9:42:47 PM

Exquisite twilight Melbourne City-scape and Yarra River-scape capture, Linda!! The reflection, colours, 'mood', light and composition here all are just exceptional!! I'm glad that you enjoyed your sojourn here Downunder!! :o) #8508747

Lori Carlson 4/11/2010 5:31:30 PM

Top notch exposure and shot, Linda!! Love it! =) #8527022

Ken Smith level-deluxe 4/20/2010 4:51:59 PM

What??? No finalist from March? Geeezzz!! :-) #8555621

Sharon Day level-deluxe 4/27/2010 3:22:26 PM

Gorgeous!!!!!! #8574223

Shawn Jennings level-deluxe 5/24/2010 4:43:58 PM

Such fantastic color on this, Linda! Congratulations on your finalist! #8634997

Danny B. Head level-deluxe 5/24/2010 4:57:17 PM

Beautiful shot of Melbourne! Congrats! #8635121

Jeana Clark level-deluxe 5/24/2010 5:44:11 PM

Sure to see again!!!
Way To Go!!!!!
Congrats on this fabulous Finalist!!!

~J~ #8635545

Carol Eade level-deluxe 5/24/2010 6:40:15 PM

Congratulations, Linda, this is stunning! #8636130

Anne McKinnell level-deluxe 5/24/2010 8:36:20 PM

OOOOOOOOooooo! W O W!!!! #8637112

Renee Doyle level-deluxe 5/24/2010 9:59:40 PM

Yeah!!! Thrilled to see this one again Linda!!! What a great capture!! What a fun night :-)

Stefania Barbier level-deluxe 5/25/2010 12:19:38 AM

breathtakingly beautiful... congratulations! #8638340

Ken Smith level-deluxe 5/25/2010 4:04:29 AM

What a view...beautiful. Congrats, Linda! #8638885

Courtenay Vanderbilt level-deluxe 5/25/2010 5:20:29 AM

Beautiful, Linda! Congrats again! #8639427

Sabrina Ryan level-deluxe 5/25/2010 6:06:57 AM

CONGRATULATIONS on this Awesome Finalist image, Linda! #8639732

Amy M. Wilson level-deluxe 5/25/2010 7:08:11 AM

Congrats on this fabulous Finalist, Linda!! #8640045

Elida Gutierrez level-deluxe 5/25/2010 11:35:02 AM


The best luck for your FINALIST!!!

The Judges at level-deluxe 5/25/2010 12:45:01 PM

So colorful! #8641205

Anita Hogue 5/25/2010 2:09:29 PM

A gorgeous reflecting image with wonderful colors Linda! Congratulations on this and all your finalist! #8641492

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-deluxe 5/25/2010 7:57:06 PM

Good for you Linda, this is gorgeous! Congratulations on your finalist!!! #8642611

Kathy Cline level-deluxe 5/25/2010 8:46:28 PM

This one better WIN

Usman M. Bajwa level-deluxe 5/25/2010 10:06:47 PM


UB. #8642827

Bonnie C. Lackey 5/25/2010 10:09:05 PM

Ditto, Linda! You have become such an accomplished photographer and this is proof of that! #8642830

Renee Doyle level-deluxe 5/25/2010 10:12:04 PM

WooHooo!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! I am so happy for you!!!!!!!! HUGE congrats - WHAT AN AWESOME GRAND PRIZE WINNER!!!! #8642834

Cindy Bendush level-deluxe 5/25/2010 10:13:05 PM

Huge Congratulations on this exceptional GRAND PRIZE WINNER Linda! WTG!!! #8642836

Linda D. Lester level-deluxe 5/25/2010 10:26:33 PM

WOW!!! Someone woke me up to tell me this.....yeah!!!! :) Thank you all!
I'm so excited!!!
I would have never had this shot if it wasn't for Renee and Barry! Thank you!!! #8642862

Bojan Bencic level-deluxe 5/25/2010 10:27:15 PM

Congratulations on this spectacular win, Linda. Amazing photo. #8642865

Karim Abiali level-deluxe 5/25/2010 10:33:35 PM

Congrat Linda, very well done. #8642903

Denny E. Barnes level-deluxe 5/25/2010 10:34:24 PM

Outstanding, Linda! BIG CONGRATULATIONS on your beautiful and well deserved GRAND PRIZE WIN!! Fantastic image!!!! #8642907

Lynne Morris 5/25/2010 10:44:45 PM

Wooo Hoooo WTG Linda, Huge Congratulations on your Grand Prize win, amazing work. #8642954

ALLEN O. HOWARD 5/25/2010 10:46:33 PM

Congratulations Linda! A great grand prize winner! #8642962

Stefania Barbier level-deluxe 5/25/2010 10:48:35 PM


Corinne M. Thompson level-deluxe 5/25/2010 10:50:14 PM

Congratz on your magnificent capture and WIN! #8642980

Alex T. Mizuno level-deluxe 5/25/2010 10:51:46 PM

Your trip to Australia was definitely well worth. Such a dazzling image! Huge congratulations on your Grand Prize Linda!!!!! #8642987

Patti Coblentz level-deluxe 5/25/2010 10:53:13 PM

One of the most glisteningly beautiful images I have nice to see it at the top of the page, Linda...congrats on your grand prize well deserved!! :) Patti #8642995

Renee Doyle level-deluxe 5/25/2010 11:07:02 PM

Just had to come back and say CONGRATULATIONS again!!!! Awesome shot by an awesome photographer!! So .... when are you coming back :-)

Katarina Mansson 5/25/2010 11:12:16 PM

BIG congratulations on our BIG winner Linda! This is amazing! #8643103

Liz blahh 5/25/2010 11:59:11 PM

Congrats on your beautiful Grand Prize Winner! #8643181

Mary K. Robison 5/26/2010 12:37:04 AM

This gorgeous night scene fully deserves to be the Grand Prize Winner, Linda! CONGRATULATIONS! #8643269

Jayne Martin 5/26/2010 1:00:41 AM

Congratulations on your grand prize win!!! very well deserved...LOVE THIS! #8643350

Renee C. Bynum 5/26/2010 1:13:35 AM

B R I L L I A N T capture, Linda! Congrats on a well deserved "Grand Prize" winner!:) #8643359

Tammy M. Anderson level-deluxe 5/26/2010 2:57:17 AM

Congratulations, Linda on the big win! #8643504

Danny B. Head level-deluxe 5/26/2010 3:42:24 AM

WTG Linda! Great win! #8643585

Adam CD Caron 5/26/2010 3:47:37 AM

Breathtaking shot congrats on your big win #8643597

Ken Smith level-deluxe 5/26/2010 3:51:58 AM

Wow! All's well that ends well! What an honor, Linda. Congrats!!!! #8643608

Agnes Fegan level-deluxe 5/26/2010 4:00:38 AM

Congrats on your beautiful Grand Prize photo! :) #8643627

Claudia Kuhn level-deluxe 5/26/2010 4:03:32 AM

Woo Hoo Linda, gorgeous image to take home the Grand Prize, BIG CONGRATULATIONS to you! #8643631

Amy M. Wilson level-deluxe 5/26/2010 4:10:28 AM

WOOOOOHOOOOOOOO!!!! HUGE congratulations on your GRAND PRIZE win... so deserved, Linda!!! WTG #8643643

Anita Hogue 5/26/2010 4:16:29 AM

Such a most deserving grand prize winner! I send you a very big CONGRATULATIONS! I am so happy for you! #8643685

Sharon Day level-deluxe 5/26/2010 4:17:48 AM

Awesome, Linda!!! BIG Congratulations for you Grand Prize win!!! #8643691

Lisa J. Boulden level-deluxe 5/26/2010 4:18:57 AM

W T G, GIRL!!!
Such a beautiful GRAND PRIZE WINNER!
Congratulations -- big time!
Smiles, Lisa♥ #8643698

Anna Diederich 5/26/2010 4:29:34 AM

Congratulations on your grand prize win, Linda! It's gorgeous! #8643778

Courtenay Vanderbilt 5/26/2010 4:40:32 AM


Graham Robards level-deluxe 5/26/2010 4:59:00 AM

WTG Linda. Congratulations Pat #8643898

Shawn Jennings level-deluxe 5/26/2010 5:07:41 AM

WTG Linda! Congratulations on your big win! #8643921

Mary Beth Aiello level-deluxe 5/26/2010 5:12:14 AM

Linda -- This is just spectacular. Perfection in every way. Huge congrats on this absolutely outstanding Grand Prize Winner. Love it. #8643943

Mary Beth Aiello 5/26/2010 5:19:49 AM

Congratulations on your Grand Prize Winner here Linda. A very well deserving Photo. Iím so very happy for you. Great job.


anonymous 5/26/2010 5:25:51 AM

Huge Congratulations Linda for your Awesome GP win! #8644011

Murry Grigsby 5/26/2010 5:26:35 AM

News flash -- down-under photo puts Linda on top :0) Wonderful photos from your travels for sure! Congratulations on your GP win Linda!! #8644016

Kathy L. Clark 5/26/2010 5:27:57 AM

Oh Linda I am so happy for you. What a gorgeous image. You certainly deserve the top honors here. Huge congrats girl. #8644022

Jessica Jenney level-deluxe 5/26/2010 5:48:41 AM

Congratulations, Linda on your gorgeous Grand Prize win! #8644143

Robert Jensen level-deluxe 5/26/2010 6:02:03 AM

Superb image Linda and a huge congratulations on your GP win! #8644240

Renata Gusciora level-deluxe 5/26/2010 6:03:40 AM

Huge congratulations on this incredible Grand Prize Win,Linda!!!:-) #8644244

Kara L. Hendricks level-deluxe 5/26/2010 6:05:40 AM

Holy Moly Linda... WOW!! Congratulations!!! #8644256

Linda D. Lester level-deluxe 5/26/2010 6:11:51 AM

Thank you all so much....I am so excited!!! #8644281

Nancyj E. Hovey level-deluxe 5/26/2010 6:11:51 AM

for this outstanding image! 8o) #8644282

Jack Ryan level-deluxe 5/26/2010 6:16:25 AM

Congratulations for your Grand Winner...very deserving!!! #8644299

Cyn Valentine level-deluxe 5/26/2010 6:27:53 AM

Huge congratulations Linda!!! Stunning Grand Prize!! #8644382

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-deluxe 5/26/2010 6:30:12 AM

Oh Linda, I'm so happy for you!! Congratulations on your GRAND PRIZE win!!! #8644404

Linda Blair 5/26/2010 6:34:00 AM

Congratultions on your awesome Grand Prize's gorgeous!!!!!!! #8644433

Vicki Hunt 5/26/2010 6:44:12 AM

OH MY GOSH!!!!!!!!!! It's about time you got this coveted award! SO well deserved! Congratulations!!!!! #8644513

David Phalen level-deluxe 5/26/2010 6:50:20 AM

WOWZA!! WTG!! The judges got it right this time!! BIG Congrats on a spectacular Grand Prize Winner!! #8644546

Marsha S. Smith 5/26/2010 6:52:46 AM

Now THAT'S the way to go, girl!!!!
Congratulations to the max!!!!!! #8644550

Hosey M. Harrell III level-deluxe 5/26/2010 7:00:09 AM

Congratulations on your stunning Grand Prize Winner! #8644568

Jean-Pierre Ducondi level-deluxe 5/26/2010 7:09:52 AM

Big congrats Linda - Amazing image.
JP #8644620

Judith G. Secco 5/26/2010 7:25:10 AM

Amazing image, Linda. Huge congrats to you!!!!!!!! #8644697

Rolando Rosito 5/26/2010 7:28:05 AM

Splendid Grand Prize Winner Linda, Big Congratulations! #8644707

Thomas E. Hinds 5/26/2010 7:33:48 AM

Beautiful Grand Prize! Big Congratulations! #8644722

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna 5/26/2010 7:41:05 AM

AWESOME, Linda! WTG on this magnificent win! :-)♫♪ k #8644740

Christopher Budny level-deluxe 5/26/2010 7:42:59 AM

Congratulations Linda, on your simply gorgeous Grand Prize winner! What a capture! #8644745

Marcie A. Fowler level-deluxe 5/26/2010 7:43:14 AM

A big congrats Linda. Gorgeous image. #8644749

Mukesh Srivastava level-deluxe 5/26/2010 7:43:49 AM

WOW...stunning colors and reflections... Huge congrats for the Grand Winner, Linda!!!! #8644751

Debra R. Harder 5/26/2010 8:31:11 AM

WTG, Sal!! HUGE CONGRATULATIONS on your BRILLIANT GRAND PRIZE WINNER!! WHOOOOOO-HOOOOOO! The Irish here are raising their Guinness glasses in celebration of your win!! CHEERS!! jsb (from Ireland) #8644875

Jeana Clark level-deluxe 5/26/2010 8:41:06 AM

No suprise here Linda!!!
Great Shot!!!!
Congratulations on this fabulous
Grand Prize winner!!!

~J~ #8644921

Ellen Hodges level-deluxe 5/26/2010 8:52:48 AM

Huge congrats, Linda, on a most wonderful winning image! Yeah!!!!! #8645003

Mitch Spence level-deluxe 5/26/2010 9:18:24 AM

Congratulations, Linda, on your spectacular grand prize winner. #8645110

Hal Bambrick level-deluxe 5/26/2010 10:16:42 AM

Congrats on your WELL Deserved WINNER Linda!!!!!!. #8645262

Nikki McDonald level-deluxe 5/26/2010 10:28:06 AM

Superb! Congratulations, Linda, on a gorgeous and well-deserved grand prize winner! #8645278

Erica Murphy level-deluxe 5/26/2010 10:39:51 AM

Congratulations on your stunning GRAND PRIZE WINNER!!! #8645293

Mike D. Perez level-deluxe 5/26/2010 10:48:23 AM

What clarity! Congrats on your well deserved Grand Prize! #8645303

Toni Riggs level-deluxe 5/26/2010 10:59:23 AM

Gorgeous image, congrats! #8645342

Ronald F. Fischer level-deluxe 5/26/2010 11:01:37 AM

Congratulations, Linda, on this well deserved GPW!!! #8645354

Yulianto Soeroso level-deluxe 5/26/2010 11:02:56 AM

Congratulation #8645360

Tarun Bose level-deluxe 5/26/2010 11:24:52 AM

Congrats Linda for your Grand prize winner. #8645442

Mike Clime level-deluxe 5/26/2010 12:41:38 PM

Congratulations on your winner! #8645596

Randy D. Dinkins level-deluxe 5/26/2010 12:59:05 PM

Big congrats on your well deserved win!!! WTG! #8645629

Carol Flisak level-deluxe 5/26/2010 1:29:51 PM

Stunning image, Linda! Huge congrats on your grand prize win!! #8645693

Karen Celella level-deluxe 5/26/2010 2:15:32 PM

Huge congratulations on your amazing Grand Prize winnng image Linda. You must be thrilled to have been achosen for the highest of the BP awards! Cheers to you! #8645775

Ryan Murphy level-deluxe 5/26/2010 2:19:47 PM

Incredible capture Linda. About time you took home the Grand Prize! Huge congrats - very excited to see an Atlanta-area photographer at the top. #8645783

Sabrina Ryan level-deluxe 5/26/2010 2:53:21 PM

WOW! CONGRATULATIONS, Linda on your Grand Prize Winning image! #8645860

Sam Britt level-deluxe 5/26/2010 2:56:26 PM

Big Congratulations on this terrific Grand Prize winner, Linda!! #8645867

Glenn E. Traver level-deluxe 5/26/2010 2:58:48 PM

Congratulations Linda , Just Breath Taking ! ~ GT #8645874

Robyn A. Terrell 5/26/2010 3:13:20 PM

Congratulations on a well deserved Grand Prise Win! #8645905

Linda D. Lester level-deluxe 5/26/2010 3:18:21 PM

Thank you all so much!!!!! #8645915

Carol Eade level-deluxe 5/26/2010 3:18:37 PM

Warm congratulations on your Grand Prize Linda, what a thrill for you, and it's truly a beautiful image...congratulations again! #8645917

Erin Appelbaum level-deluxe 5/26/2010 4:18:51 PM

Awesome Grand Prize winner Lida. Congrats!!! Peter #8646019

Erin Appelbaum level-deluxe 5/26/2010 4:19:36 PM

Awesome Grand Prize winner Linda. Congrats!!! Peter

Sorry. #8646021

Sharon Sawyer level-deluxe 5/26/2010 4:51:26 PM

Whooooo Hoooooooooooo!!! WTG, Linda!!! HUGE congratulations on your outstanding & well deserved GRAND PRIZE WIN!!! How exciting to win the top prize at BP... looks good on ya. :) #8646045

BILLY R. PARKER 5/26/2010 4:54:43 PM


Phyllis H. Burchett 5/26/2010 5:06:12 PM

Congratulations on this awesome winner Linda! #8646089

Kathy Salerni level-deluxe 5/26/2010 6:41:20 PM

Huge congratulations on this unbelievably gorgeous GP Winner, Linda!!! #8646429

Jennifer L. Alder 5/26/2010 6:44:54 PM

BIG congrats, Linda, on winning the grand prize! well deserved :) #8646439

Graeme yew Chow level-deluxe 5/26/2010 7:19:39 PM

Big congratulation to take home this special prize Linda! Well worth your trip here and maybe you are back in the future. I am delighted to see you won and you show other areas of talent in landscape as well. Renee must be a big help as she is so good in angle and artistic photographer. #8646493

Gerri R. Jones 5/26/2010 8:14:17 PM

A beautiful first place winner Linda! I'd love to visit this colorful city one day, congratulations! #8646572

Angie M. Davis 5/26/2010 8:31:00 PM

This is glorious!! Congratulations!! #8646591

Deborah C. Lewinson level-deluxe 5/26/2010 8:45:40 PM

Dazzling perfection, Linda!!! Hearty congrats on your Grand Prize Winner, that has wowed us all!

Debby #8646607

frank w. degenhardt level-deluxe 5/26/2010 8:47:34 PM

Congratulations on being the Grand Prize Winner my friend. You do such amazing work, so beautiful. #8646609

Robert R. Goodman level-deluxe 5/26/2010 8:52:12 PM

Congratulations on this beautiful win,Linda!!! #8646625

Graeme yew Chow level-deluxe 5/26/2010 8:59:48 PM

Linda, big congratulation on this special prize. Renee must be a big help to bring you there. I am delighted to see this as a winner. I learn from this too when Renee took me there. #8646655

Fran J. Jagger level-deluxe 5/26/2010 10:06:11 PM

Breathtaking Image!!
Congrats on your GPW!!! :) #8646787

Jojie F. Alcantara 5/27/2010 12:44:02 AM

It's a stunner, Linda! My warm congratulations on the GP! #8646877

Richard M. Waas level-deluxe 5/27/2010 6:34:25 AM

Linda, Absolutely beautiful image and a well deserved Grand prize Winner. Congrats!!!!!! #8647351

Datha Y. Thompson level-deluxe 5/27/2010 8:01:13 AM


Linda A. Braddock level-deluxe 5/27/2010 8:39:53 AM

Linda, Congratulations on this Beautiful Grand Prize Winner!! #8647665

Shirley A. Kinney level-deluxe 5/27/2010 11:35:25 AM

Awesome Linda. Congratulations on your Grand Prize Win. Well deserved! #8647893

Lori Carlson level-deluxe 5/27/2010 1:20:25 PM

Wow!! Grand Prize!!!! I am so excited for you, Linda!!! High-fives and congrats!! =) #8648016

Linda D. Lester level-deluxe 5/27/2010 1:29:03 PM

Thank you all so much for your wonderful comments!!!! #8648037

Lindley Johnson level-deluxe 5/27/2010 4:01:02 PM

Huge congratulations on your truly stunning Grand Prize Winner, Linda! The light, colors, reflections - everything is perfect! #8648196

Rona L. Schwarz 5/27/2010 4:09:57 PM

WOW! HUGE CONGRATULATIONS, LINDA ON WINNING THE GRAND PRIZE! I knew it was a winner the first time I saw it - such a wonderful image! #8648216

Kathleen Brennan 5/27/2010 4:50:54 PM

Wow, Grand prize!!! Excellent work, as always! #8648295

Kenneth Mucke 5/27/2010 7:18:18 PM

WOW....way to go you...This is just stunning beyond well deserved.

Also on another note...Im going to see if there are any ballet productions coming up between here and NC..I will let you know #8648461

Tommy E. Burgess 5/27/2010 9:52:45 PM

Huge congratulations on your gorgeous Grand Prize Linda!! What a gem this is! #8648579

Nadia Paul 5/27/2010 10:43:36 PM

Melbourne never looked so good! Congrats on your wonderful GP win Linda! #8648620

Boyd L. Alexander 5/28/2010 6:08:08 AM

WOWEEE!! This knocked my socks off Linda!! CONGRATULATIONS!!!!!!!!!Very, very much deserved!! #8649181

Dominick M. Dimacale level-deluxe 5/28/2010 7:03:35 AM

Congratulations Linda on your Outstanding Grand Prize Winner!!!!

Dominick #8649337

Donna J. Eaton 5/28/2010 1:23:08 PM

Congratulations on your Grand Prize win Linda! #8649950

Husain Akhtar 5/28/2010 1:45:29 PM

Big congratulations! #8649973

Janice Mezzacappa 5/28/2010 2:11:02 PM

SPECTACULAR IN EVERY SENSE OF THE WORD!!! Huge congrats Linda on this masterpiece of a Grand Prize!!! #8650019

Janice Mezzacappa 5/28/2010 2:11:33 PM

SPECTACULAR IN EVERY SENSE OF THE WORD!!! Huge congrats Linda on this masterpiece of a Grand Prize!!! #8650022

Debra Booth 5/28/2010 3:40:28 PM

OMG, Linda!! The Grand Prize! HUGE congrats to you on such a well-deserved honor! #8650099

William C. Raco level-deluxe 5/28/2010 7:51:26 PM

WoW! What a beauty of a photo.
I said you'd win grand prize this month, Linda... just for a different photo ;)
Amazing talent you have! #8650284

Gail Vitikacs level-deluxe 5/29/2010 7:42:24 AM

Incredible win...Huge Congratulations on this outstanding image!!!! #8651102

Dr Silly 5/29/2010 11:23:15 AM

I am so happy for you Linda, wining the Grand Prize. Congratulations. :O) #8651530

Philippe Vieux-Jeanton 5/29/2010 11:27:25 PM

Congratulations Linda!! A beautiful colorful Winner!
Great HDR. #8652366

Margaret R. Barry 5/30/2010 12:07:48 PM

Congratulations on your awesome Grand Prize winner, Linda! #8653369

Marcel J. Fernandez 5/30/2010 8:08:59 PM

This secial image is now in its right place: Grand Prize Winner. Congratulations, Linda!!! #8653914

Nancy L. Green level-deluxe 5/31/2010 9:24:11 AM

HOW IN THE WORLD DID I EVER MISS YOUR OUTSTANDING GRAND PRIZE!!!! VERY beautifully done and worthy of the honor!!!! <>< #8654899

David M. Montero 5/31/2010 11:06:53 AM

Congratulations Linda! An outstanding and well deserved shot. #8655192

MELODIE C. ROBERTS level-deluxe 5/31/2010 6:03:19 PM

Congratulations Linda
This is an Outstanding Grand Prize Winner!! #8656026

Stephen Zacker 5/31/2010 7:54:51 PM

This is truly stunning. Congratulations #8656272

Susana Ms Heide 6/1/2010 8:51:52 AM

What a GRAND image for this GRAND WINN!!! It's all been said in so many ways so I will only add a big WOW!!!!!! INCREDIBLY BEAUTIFUL!!!! Many CONGRATULATIONS Linda!!! #8657689

James E. Coleman level-deluxe 6/1/2010 11:42:17 AM

Awww girl!! ya done good!!!!!!!
There is so much about that photo that I am just overwhelmed, I am sure all has been said before, the star filter or close down, which ever you did was just one more element of a fantastic photo to make it pop!! I am so happy for you!! and so glad you got to downunder!! Need to hear about it, and see scads of photos girl!!...:):) Very best to you!! your BP friend Jim #8657926

Kathy Cline level-deluxe 6/2/2010 4:33:55 AM

This award is so exciting for you Linda!
Did you celelbrate? This image needs to hang in a gallery somewhere!!

R. J. Laudenbacher level-deluxe 6/5/2010 8:39:30 PM

Wow Linda, what and OUTSTANDING GRAND WINNER. This picture is perfect in so many ways it is just amazing. A great big Congratulations to you. #8668264

Julianne Bradford level-deluxe 6/7/2010 9:44:40 AM

I can certainly see why this is the Grand Prize winner Linda. It has every element so well represented from lighting to details. What a well deserved award, Congratulations! :-) #8671402

Linda D. Lester level-deluxe 6/7/2010 10:01:29 AM

Thank you all so much....this meant alot to me in so many ways!!! :) #8671445

Colette M. Metcalf level-deluxe 6/8/2010 5:56:46 AM

A HUGE congratulations on your Grand Prize Winner!!!!! #8677807

Gary Lange level-deluxe 6/8/2010 7:27:12 AM

Linda, I had no idea that you won the BIG one, I've been away at work so much. Way to go, girl!! Huge congrats!!! #8678294

Stanley C. Sims level-deluxe 6/8/2010 10:34:11 PM

Big congrats Linda on this superb winner. #8681188

John Anderson level-deluxe 6/9/2010 5:32:43 PM

Awesome Linda, simply awesome!! The color, reflection, and sharp detail is outstanding...well deserved winner! #8683553

Lorna Shutter level-deluxe 6/9/2010 9:14:22 PM

Woo Hoo!!! A Grand Prize Winner!!! This is so awesome and beautiful, Linda! Fantastic work! CONGRATULATIONS!!!!! :) Photobucket #8684531

Kara L. Hendricks level-deluxe 6/17/2010 7:30:08 PM

O U T S T A N D I N G Linda... You deserve it!! #8701887

Adam R. Rondelet level-deluxe 8/6/2010 4:04:09 AM

You are a great photographer. #8809405

Linda D. Lester level-deluxe 8/6/2010 5:07:46 AM

Thank you all so much!!! #8809520

Darren K. Fisher level-deluxe 2/3/2011 7:14:00 AM

WOW I am a little late on this but hey at least it has not been a year yet...LOL Congrats on such a wonderful win. #9210019

Stacey Williams level-deluxe 10/31/2011 1:51:45 AM

Congrats on your win! Gorgeous shot! Love the POV and lighting! Makes me want to visit Australia. #9773525

Bill Houghton 1/17/2012 3:12:40 PM

Linda, this is such a stunning photo. Excellent detail and sharpness. It deserves first place. Have a great week, Bill #9926069


Linda, I can't believe I missed this. The clarity on the picture is outstanding, the colours just hold you glued to it. Congratulations !!!!!!!!!! #9944383

Gunther Allen level-deluxe 4/28/2012 7:47:34 AM

I cannot believe I missed that you won the Grand Prize Linda! You Rock! I've always known that you work is top notch and worthy of great recognition. You sure deserve this! #10112491

John D. Roach level-deluxe 6/9/2016 6:30:06 AM

Mighty fine image...congrats! #11483636

Nancy L. Green level-deluxe 6/9/2016 8:39:15 AM

CONGRATULATIONS Linda, VERY well deserved!! <>< #11483662

Patricia A. Casey level-deluxe 6/9/2016 10:59:09 AM

Congrats LInda on POTD & all the gold previously awarded this lovely capture. =^..^= #11483673

Katherine Kuhn level-deluxe 6/9/2016 2:48:31 PM

Gorgeous capture Linda! #11483723

Ria Smit level-deluxe 6/9/2016 4:22:57 PM

Congratulations Linda on POTD. How good to see 'home' on the website. Thankyou. #11483737

Leslie McLain level-deluxe 6/9/2016 6:37:06 PM

Congrats on a stunning POTD, Linda. #11483759

Linda D. Lester level-deluxe 6/9/2016 7:13:50 PM

Thank you all! So exciting to see an oldie but a fav of mine here! #11483763

Lydia Williams level-deluxe 6/10/2016 5:28:47 AM

A beauty Linda! Congratulations also on your goldens!! :) #11483846

Renee Doyle level-deluxe 6/10/2016 4:57:55 PM

Howdy neighbour :) .... BIG congrats on this wonderful POTD - I remember this day so well - seems just like yesterday :) .... you gotta come back!!! #11483981

Lori Carlson level-deluxe 6/11/2016 6:10:47 AM

Congrats on your staff favorite, Linda!! Still love all this flare!! =D #11484064

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