Tropical

Anita Taylor 6/30/2005 6:57:39 PM

This is just beautiful, Deborah! I really love the colors and the effects you used make this just fantastic! #271669

Anita Hogue 6/30/2005 7:12:26 PM

Wow, Deborah, this is beautiful!!!! #1540989

Laura E. OConnor 6/30/2005 7:14:56 PM

Beautiful "painting"!!! Really gorgeous colors! #1540999

Jim Kinnunen 6/30/2005 7:32:45 PM

Oh, I really like this effect, Deborah!!! Very beautiful image:) #1541083

Bonnie C. Lackey 6/30/2005 7:32:46 PM

What a wonderful image, Deborah! It makes one want to just get lost in those soft curves and delicate colors. #1541084

Colette M. Metcalf 6/30/2005 7:36:59 PM

Gorgeous!!! #1541107

Linda D. Lester 6/30/2005 7:47:08 PM

I think i'm in the wrong gallery! Oh no I'm not! LOL this is beautiful! Great shot and effects! #1541171

Deborah Sandidge 6/30/2005 7:50:11 PM

Thank you very much for your thoughtful comments on this hibiscus! LOL, Linda, no gators... no birds... #1541182

Julianne K. First 6/30/2005 8:22:43 PM

You sure know which effects to use! Absolutely love it! Nice work! #1541293

Tammy Scott 6/30/2005 9:17:29 PM

Absolutely gorgeous, Dolores! That color is just PERFECT!!!!!!!!! #1541462

Mary J. Costa Pearson 6/30/2005 10:04:00 PM

beautiful capture! Great effects on this as well! #1541591

Cora Miller 6/30/2005 10:19:22 PM

Oh Deborah...I remember seeing this gorgeous creation before! Can't believe it wasn't chosen the first time around!!! The soft blend of colors and the curves of the petals are just so beautiful I could look at it for hours! #1541605

Judy S. Fung 6/30/2005 11:22:14 PM

Lovely image and effects, Deborah!! #1541660

S J 7/1/2005 12:06:16 AM

Beautiful and very creative composition, Deborah!! Very artistic!! Love it!! #1541692

Jill A. Johnson 7/1/2005 1:56:09 AM

Gorgeous Work Deborah!!!

Jill :) #1541856

Shelly A. Van Camp 7/1/2005 7:27:01 AM

Beautiful..love the softness and the rich colors :) #1543254

Kara Hendricks 7/1/2005 8:03:49 AM

This is outstanding Deb!!! WOW!! I love what you did here... #1543433

Jenny Bosmans 7/1/2005 1:38:22 PM

I can only agree with everyone else, Deborah!! This is GREAT ART!! WOW! #1544274

Deborah Sandidge 7/1/2005 2:41:32 PM

Thank you so much for your gracious comments on this image! I appreciate your kind words! #1544504

Stephen Zacker 7/2/2005 7:07:55 AM

Wow.. Really Beautiful #1546453

Daniel Diaz 7/2/2005 7:41:21 AM

Amazing composition Deborah, your gallery is also incredible!!! #1546624

Goshka G. 7/2/2005 9:00:40 AM

Looks like an awesome painting, Deborah!! Wonderful job!! #1546836

Laurence Saliba 7/2/2005 9:05:33 AM

Wow such beautiful effects Deborah!!! #1546845

The Judges at BetterPhoto.com 7/2/2005 10:22:56 AM

beautiful art effects! #1547014

Deborah Sandidge 7/2/2005 11:27:10 AM

Thank so much for your comments, and thank you to the Judges at BetterPhoto too! I appreciate your time and kind words! #1547114

Amanda Price 7/2/2005 1:47:31 PM

Excellent work! This is beautiful! #1547283

Cathy Stancil 7/2/2005 2:09:00 PM

Gorgeous Deborah !! So glad you tried again... #1547352

Mata Patan 7/2/2005 3:25:23 PM

Beautiful, wonderful, excellent, cool, gorgeous, fantastic, super, magnificent, bellissimo!!!! #1547542

Deborah Sandidge 7/2/2005 5:42:36 PM

Thank you Amanda, Cathy and Mata, I appreciate your thoughtful comments! LOL, thank you graciously, Mata! #1547749

Donna LaMattino Pagakis 7/2/2005 7:25:32 PM

Fabulous, a true work of art!! #1547907

Deborah Sandidge 7/2/2005 8:20:09 PM

Hi Donna - thanks so much! #1548043

Terry L. Ellis 7/4/2005 8:28:47 PM

This is amazing, Deborah! Very artistic!!! #1554832

Deborah Sandidge 7/5/2005 9:45:07 AM

Thanks so much, Terry, I appreciate your comments! #1556911

Joyce ONeil 7/7/2005 8:38:35 AM

I love the vibrant colors. You know, they say orange makes you happy when you look at it..... #1565878

Deborah Sandidge 7/7/2005 9:56:42 AM

Thanks you Joyce - I haven't heard that one before, but it's one of my favorite colors! (My parrots have orange feathering!) #1566275

Dan J. Holm 7/7/2005 2:59:09 PM

Wowowow!!!! As much as I absolutely love your bird shots, this just HAS to rank among my favorites of yours, Deborah!! EXCELLENT effects work on this gorgeous image! #1567398

Darren K. Fisher 7/14/2005 4:44:44 AM

I am with Dan WOW WOW and WOW. I love everything about this from the color and your use of effects. You sure have created a great piece of art here. #1591033

Deborah Sandidge 7/14/2005 6:10:59 PM

Thank you so much, Dan and Darren, I'm so glad you like this hibiscus! #1593992

Deborah C. Lewinson 7/22/2005 7:18:48 PM

Hearty congrats on your finalist, Deb!
-Debby #1622539

Cynthia M. Wiles 7/22/2005 7:28:31 PM

I LOVE it!!
Congratulations!
Cindy #1622608

Tim Goodspeed 7/22/2005 7:34:43 PM

Congrats Deb. Well deserved. #1622655

Dale Ann Cubbage 7/22/2005 8:06:09 PM

Congrats Deborah! A masterpiece!!

da #1622934

kerby lee pfrangle 7/22/2005 8:11:11 PM

Deborah

Congratulations and best of luck in the next round.

Kerby #1622972

Linda D. Lester 7/22/2005 8:45:52 PM

Glad you put this in again! CongratulationS! Still looking for a feather in here! #1623195

Jim Kinnunen 7/22/2005 9:21:57 PM

Congratulations on this very well done image, Deborah!:) #1623423

Serena Pierce 7/22/2005 9:30:11 PM

Congratulations!!! #1623471

Cora Miller 7/23/2005 12:11:42 AM

Congratulations, Deb! Best wishes for the next round!! #1623999

Darren K. Fisher 7/23/2005 2:53:51 AM

I can not begin to tell you how much I love this image, and that I am so glad to see it here. Best of luck next round. #1624446

Daniel Diaz 7/23/2005 4:45:55 AM

Congrats Deb, and good luck in the next round!!! #1624780

Robin Nichols 7/23/2005 5:19:44 AM

An inspiring image and painterly effect. I'm positively drooling with envy. Well done! #1624842

Karen Bacon 7/23/2005 5:26:39 AM

Congrats Deb on this magnificent image! #1624863

Janet L. Skinner 7/23/2005 5:34:55 AM

This is simply a gorgeous piece of work, Deb....Congratulations!! #1624893

Anita Hogue 7/23/2005 6:41:37 AM

This is so beautiful, congratulations! #1625278

Jenny Bosmans 7/23/2005 7:06:01 AM

Congratulations on this beautiful finalist, Deborah!! Well deserved! #1625431

KHAWLA Haddad 7/23/2005 7:10:42 AM

Congratulations on your Finalists, Deborah this is Gorgeous work well don good luck in next round !!! #1625476

Stephen Zacker 7/23/2005 7:48:23 AM

Hey.. trying again paid off :-)
This is truly a wonderful floral image
Congratulations #1625784

Janis Herd 7/23/2005 8:01:26 AM

Just beautiful, Deborah! You should sell this to Corel for their ads! #1625863

Kristian L. Stricklin 7/23/2005 8:06:00 AM

This is beautiful! Congrats on your finalist!! #1625895

Gail Vitikacs 7/23/2005 8:25:29 AM

This is fabulous!!! CONGRATULATONS! #1625987

Laura Clay-Ballard 7/23/2005 9:44:16 AM

BIG CONGRATULATIONS! Love it! #1626535

Jennifer Rennison 7/23/2005 10:01:30 AM

Gorgeous, Deborah!! Congratulations on your finalist! #1626666

Gen Nagase 7/23/2005 10:01:52 AM

Beautiful art!!!
Congratulations, Deborah!!!
Best wishes on the next round!!! #1626670

Deb Holmes 7/23/2005 12:07:20 PM

Beautiful effects, Deb, congrats on your finalist! #1627262

Shelly A. Van Camp 7/23/2005 2:47:51 PM

Beautiful work..congrats! :) #1628000

Peggy Wolff 7/23/2005 2:57:38 PM

Wow, this is stunning! #1628044

Terry L. Ellis 7/23/2005 3:25:05 PM

Congratulations, Deborah, on this outstanding finalist!! Wishing you the best luck ever on the next round!!! #1628173

Deborah Sandidge 7/23/2005 3:29:36 PM

Thank you very much for your thoughtful comments and congrats! I appreciate your time and kind words! #1628201

Mata Patan 7/23/2005 3:38:48 PM

If you want I can continue my adjectives list, lol!!
They worked, lol!!!
Did I say FANTASIC, just wait I go to check....yes I wrote this word....ok let me add WINNER image! This sounds good!!!! Good luck!! #1628242

Tammy Scott 7/23/2005 4:46:15 PM

Congratulations Deborah! #1628440

Karen J. McDowell 7/23/2005 5:53:56 PM

Congratulations, Deborah. You're very artistic, this is really beautiful. #1628822

Olivia Navarro 7/23/2005 8:57:45 PM

Oh my gosh, this is so beautiful, Deborah!!! Congratulations!!! #1629670

Jonna Bergström 7/24/2005 3:19:57 AM

Congratulations on this beautiful finalist, Deborah!! #1630220

7/24/2005 6:58:13 AM

Beautiful Deborah!
Congrats and the best of luck!
#1630694

Kara Hendricks 7/24/2005 9:04:38 AM

Congrats on this gorgeous finalist... Best of luck with this one!! #1631143

Wren Hendrick 7/24/2005 9:10:19 AM

Wonderful job, Debby. Congratulations and good luck!!! #1631161

S J 7/24/2005 9:33:53 AM

Congratulations on this beautiful Finalist, Deborah!! #1631255

Stan J. Contrades 7/24/2005 12:59:09 PM

Beautifully done, Deborah, and CONGRATULATIONS on this beauty of a Finalist!!
Much Aloha,
Stan #1631889

Donna LaMattino Pagakis 7/24/2005 1:45:32 PM

So delicate and pretty, congratulations on your finalist win!! #1632029

Susan T. Evans 7/24/2005 2:04:28 PM

Congrats Deb on this wonderful finalists!!! good luck next round!!! and congrats on your other finalists! #1632074

Diane Addonizio 7/24/2005 2:32:57 PM

CONGRATULATIONS, Deb! #1632196

ADILSON F. FERREIRA 7/24/2005 2:55:35 PM

Congratulations on your wonderful finalist Debby!!! #1632223

Theresa Marie Jones 7/24/2005 4:20:22 PM

Congratulations on your Masterpeice! #1632552

SaMi Martin 7/24/2005 5:44:07 PM

Deb Congratulations on a beautiful finalist! #1632811

Deborah Sandidge 7/24/2005 7:14:10 PM

Thank you very, very much!!! #1633202

Shari Travison 8/6/2005 9:17:28 AM

Such beautiful color and softness. Congratulations! #1684868

Olivia Navarro 8/6/2005 8:36:46 PM

I'm coming back to this shot to tell you again how wonderful it is, Deb. It just makes me happy. What a beautiful print it would make. #1686219

Deborah Sandidge 8/7/2005 11:55:19 AM

Thank you so very much, Olivia and Shari, I'm pleased you enjoy this hibiscus! #1688252

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Uploaded on 6/30/2005 6:51:30 PM

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Camera: Nikon D100 Digital SLR Camera

BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest Finalist


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