Dan Holm level-classic September 14, 2005

WOW!! ... What else can I say about this AWESOME abstract? ... Just, WOW, Stan!! #310036

S J September 14, 2005

Pure EYE CANDY!!! Splendid effects work, Stan!!! Love it!! #1834726

Mata Patan September 14, 2005

This is joyful!!!! #1834737

Donna Roberts September 14, 2005

Stan-tastic effects - love this spectacular image!!
Very well done.
:-) ddu #1834749

Stanley J. Contrades September 14, 2005

Great to be back among the "late-night group" after being away for a month and a half, and many thanks to you, Dan, Sanjay, Mata, and Donna, for always being supportive and generous with your comments!
With fond Aloha,

September 14, 2005

Glad to see you back Stan !
Great job on this beautiful image, well done! #1834788

Jordi Delgado September 14, 2005

Hi again, Stan!! It's great to see you again, I hope everything's fine!!

This picture is pure joy, colors and light all over it!!!



Jenny Bosmans September 14, 2005

Hi, Stan!! Great to have you back!!
Really awesome abstract indeed!! Looks like a painting...love the terrific colors and the composition! #1834821

Paul E. Earl September 14, 2005

Stan!! It is nice to see you again!! Love this photo!! Beautiful!! #1834835

Kerby Pfrangle level-classic September 14, 2005

Stan wonderful rich green and rainbow colors. Very pretty and nice to view.

Kerby #1834842

Paul Michko September 14, 2005

Awesome, Stan. #1834870

Donald K. Cherry level-classic September 14, 2005

Fantastic image, Stan! So happy to see you back again...I really missed you and your wonderful images! #1834946

Armando -. Arturo September 14, 2005

another beauty stan, welcome back. #1835024

Colette M. Metcalf September 14, 2005

Gorgeous, Stan!! Nice to see you back! Hope all is well! #1835115

Carla Metzler September 14, 2005

Beautiful, Stan! Welcome back! :) #1835193

Linda D. Lester level-classic September 14, 2005

Way to come back...so beautiful! Missed you glad your back! #1835426

Deb Holmes-Hatfield September 14, 2005

Welcome Back Stan!
Great colors and love the full frame! #1835642

ADILSON F. FERREIRA September 14, 2005

Terrific image Stan!!!
Great colos and composition!!! #1836046

Shelly A. Van Camp level-classic September 14, 2005

Good to see you back! Missed you and your beautiful work!! This is so pretty with all the colors! Aloha :) #1836146

Karen Engelbreth September 14, 2005

Wonderful image, Stan - love the colors! #1836184

Armando -. Arturo September 14, 2005

hello again stan. I posted the photo I told you about so you can see what I was saying.if you have the time ,take a look and let me know whatto do ,even if there is a way to decrease the itensity of the bright spot. thanks again. #1836196

Jill Flynn level-classic September 14, 2005

Love those colors and sense of movement Stan. Reminds me of beautiful blown glass art .... GORGEOUS image! #1836506

Nina Shields level-addict September 14, 2005

Stan, I've about worn my mouse out clicking on your gallery waiting for you to be back. It was worth the wait; what a magnificent shot; a true artist in many ways! #1837002

Nina Shields level-addict September 14, 2005

Stan, I've about worn my mouse out clicking on your gallery waiting for you to be back. It was worth the wait; what a magnificent shot; a true artist in many ways! #1837003

Nina Shields level-addict September 14, 2005

Stan, I've about worn my mouse out clicking on your gallery waiting for you to be back. It was worth the wait; what a magnificent shot; a true artist in many ways! #1837004

Marsha S. Smith September 14, 2005

We're glad you are back!!! This is a beauty to come back with.


Cathy Stancil September 14, 2005

What a beautiful image you've created Stan !! I love it !! So bright and colorful...So nice to see your work again ! I hope your mother is well, as the rest of your family... #1838111

Terry R. Hatfield September 14, 2005

Beautiful Colors Stan! Very Nice Job;-) #1838462

Candice C. Calhoun level-deluxe September 14, 2005

Oh, Stan, I LOVE this! I have sure missed you! This is a fantastic work of modern art!!!

ccc #1838528

William C. Raco level-classic September 14, 2005

Fabulous light and color and shape and presentation
This is wonderful work, Stan!
Welcome back

bill #1838796

Stanley J. Contrades September 14, 2005

Thank You!, Reine, Jordi, Jenny, Paul E., Kerby, Paul M., Donald, Armando, Colette, Carla, Linda, deb, Adilson, Shelly, Karen, Armando :-)!, Jill, Nina X3 :-)!, Marsha, Cathy, Terry, Candice, and bill, for your warm and most appreciated welcome back. I know I have a lot of catching up to do and I'll do my best! Thanks once again for your supportive responses for which I am grateful.
With fond Aloha,
Stan #1839252

Pu Chen September 15, 2005

This is fantastic in every way, Stan! Love those vibrant colors! Welcome back! #1843446

Stanley J. Contrades September 16, 2005

Thank you very much, Pu!! I really appreciate your stopping in to comment and thank you, too, for your generous and supportive response!!
Hope all is well with you and the family!!
With fond Aloha,
Stan #1843548

Mary K. Robison September 16, 2005

What an amazing, blazing way to return, Stan! Love those vibrant colors!!
WELCOME BACK! #1845914

Marie Fields level-classic September 16, 2005

AWESOME image, Stan!! Glad to see you're back!! #1845967

Stanley J. Contrades September 17, 2005

Many thanks to you Mary, and Marie, for the warm welcome back, as well as for your supportive and much appreciated responses! Hope both of you are well and that you'll have a great weekend!
With fond Aloha,
Stan #1847139

Jill M. Flusemann September 17, 2005

Yaayyy!! You're back - I have missed your work and anxiously been awaiting your return. This is just BEYOND stunning! The colors, swirls, lines - pure ART! I absolutely LOVE this! Welcome back! #1847933

Lori Carlson September 17, 2005

WOW! These "leaves" :0) me at a loss for words! What a keeper!! :0) #1849552

Stanley J. Contrades September 18, 2005

Thank you ever so much, Jill and Lori, and I appreciate your warm welcome back and generous responses! It's great to be back even on a slightly limited basis!!
With fond Aloha,

Elisabeth A. Gay September 18, 2005

Fabulous colours and effects Stan - I love it
Ann #1851699

Stanley J. Contrades September 18, 2005

Hi, Ann ... Thanks very much, as always, for your time to comment! It's very much appreciated!
With fond Aloha,
Stan #1852415

Sharon Day level-classic September 19, 2005

Gorgeous image, Stan!!! I'm so happy to see you back! I hope things are well with you and your family! #1854652

bob cornelison September 19, 2005

I love this! I am a big fan of abstracts and bright colors!
~:O) #1855172

Stanley J. Contrades September 20, 2005

I am very grateful for your generous comments, Sharon and Bob, and many thanks for taking the time out of your busy day to stop and comment!!
With fond Aloha,
Stan #1858037

Evy Johansen level-classic September 21, 2005

Fantastic image, Stan! Awesome colors and great composition! Love it! #1862981

Stanley J. Contrades September 22, 2005

Thank you very much, Evy, especially for viewing the gallery and leaving your most generous comments! I appreciate them!!
With fond Aloha,
Stan #1865654

September 22, 2005

Wow Stan! This is absolutely beautiful!


Kirsi Bertolini September 23, 2005

Now wonder everyone is telling you how impeccable this is! So I just admire it and tip my head to study it and hopefully get something this quality out of my images one day.. #1871481

Noel Baebler September 25, 2005

Fantabulous, Stan! #1881512

Stanley J. Contrades September 28, 2005

Reine, Kirsi, and Noel, Thank You! I appreciate your taking the time to stop in and comment!
With fond Aloha,
Stan #1893928

Mary N C. Taitt September 29, 2005

Ooooh, this is really pretty! I like it, very creative. Mary :-) #1900575

Stanley J. Contrades September 29, 2005

Thanks very much, Mary, for your kind response that I do appreciate!! It's always fun to play in the digital darkroom ... no messy chemicals :-)!!
With fond Aloha,
Stan #1900815

Stephen Zacker October 01, 2005

Creative and Very Cool #1907039

Kristina Daniels October 02, 2005

Your gallery and flower pics are just outstanding. I absolutley love 'em. I hope one day to be just as good! #1909797

Sergio La Spina October 06, 2005

Fantasti color wowwww I like it!!! #1924612

Goshka G. October 06, 2005

Truly awesome, Stan!!! #1924619

Stanley J. Contrades October 06, 2005

Many thanks, as always, Stephen; Kristina (just keep on shooting and you'll do just fine :-)!!); Hi, Sergio, and Goshka! I appreciate your taking the time to stop and comment!
With fond Aloha,
Stan #1924652

bob cornelison October 07, 2005

Did I mention I love this? Oh yea I did.
~:O) #1927617

Stanley J. Contrades October 07, 2005

Many thanks again, Bob :-)!! I really enjoy creating these abstracts, although at times it may take quite a few "paintings" before I'm satisfied!! Have a fabulous weekend!!
With fond Aloha,
Stan #1927762

Evy Johansen level-classic October 21, 2005

I knew this beauty was a winner!!! :-) Big congratulations on another wonderful finalist, Stan!!! #1975359

Candice C. Calhoun level-deluxe October 21, 2005

Congratulations Stan, and good luck!

ccc #1975469

Jill M. Flusemann October 21, 2005

Congrats, Stan! I love this one! #1975943

Mary N C. Taitt October 21, 2005

congratulations and good luck--This is WONDERFUL! mary :-) #1976639

October 21, 2005

Congratulations on this beautiful finalist Stan! #1977078

Carla Metzler October 21, 2005

Congratulations, Stan! #1977251

Chris Macer October 21, 2005

Congrats on the finalist, Stan! #1977253

Lori S. Aschbrenner October 21, 2005

Congratulations, Stan! Such a stunningly beautiful image. #1977476

Stacey A. Bates October 21, 2005

Congratulations Stan!! #1977930

Lucia De Giovanni October 21, 2005

Oh - WOW!!!! Stan, this is outstanding! Congratulations my Friend! #1978575

Deborah Sandidge October 21, 2005

Wow, I love this one too, wonderful work, Stan - congratulations! #1978647

Laurence Saliba level-classic October 21, 2005

Congratulations Stan!!! #1978685

Terry L. Ellis level-classic October 21, 2005

Congratulations, Stan, on this terrific finalist! This is a beauty! #1979130

Stephen Zacker October 21, 2005

Very tropical and cool :-) Congratulations #1980026

Terry R. Hatfield October 21, 2005

One Of My Favorites Of Yours This Month Stan!!A Big Congratulations To You:-) #1980508

Diane Addonizio level-classic October 21, 2005

Congratulations! #1980593

Marsha S. Smith October 21, 2005

Another big congrats, Stan. This is a beauty!! #1980753

Deb Holmes-Hatfield October 21, 2005

Way to go Stan, congrats again! #1981051

Karen Rahlf October 21, 2005

Wow. Awesome colors. Congratulations! #1981224

KHAWLA Haddad October 21, 2005

Congratulations on this terrific finalist,Stan wonderful job best of luck in the next round with all your finalists!!!!!!! #1981827

Jim Kinnunen level-deluxe October 22, 2005

Fantastic finalist, Stan...congratulations!:) #1982264

Stanley J. Contrades October 22, 2005

Evy, Candice, Jill F., Mary, Reine, Carla, Chris, Lori, Stacey, Lucia, Deborah S., Laurence, Terry E., Stephen, Terry H., DIANE, Marsha, deb, Karen, Kelly, and Jim, my heartfelt thanks go out to you for your very kind and generous responses!! Best wishes with all of your entries as well!!
With fond Aloha,
Stan #1982311

Penny Steiner October 22, 2005

Gorgeous, missed it when posted but got to see it as a finalist. Congratulations, my friend.

Penny #1982406

Jill Flynn level-classic October 22, 2005

A big congratulations an another beautiful finalist Stan! #1983482

Marie Fields level-classic October 22, 2005

Congratulations, Stan! FANTASTIC image!! #1984427

Stanley J. Contrades October 23, 2005

Many thanks to you, Penny, Jill, and Marie ... I appreciate your generosity and supportive responses!!
With fond Aloha,
Stan #1986659

Eric Schneider October 23, 2005

Some really great worl Sran !!! So far I have seen 2 of yours. Are there any more? When I see your photos, I dont hold my breath waiting for mine to get past the finals. I just did a little cloning and filling in part of my picture. Yours are really great!!
Congrats!!!! #1987429

Wendy Stevenson October 23, 2005

Wonderful artistry Stan!! Congratulations on another beautiful finalist!!! Best of luck to you in the next round!!! #1987469

Judy S. Fung October 24, 2005

Congrats on your finalist, Stan! #1994359

Stanley J. Contrades October 27, 2005

Am trying to catch up with my messages and apologize for not getting back to you sooner, Eric, Wendy, and Judy. Thanks very much for being supportive and encouraging, and I do appreciate it very much!!
With fond Aloha,
Stan #2004774

Nadya Johnson May 12, 2006

Just stopping by your gallery for a bit - haven't seen you about in a little while. SO MANY of your shots I've missed!! Just thought I'd write a VERY late congratulations on this VERY awesome finalist!! It is really 5-star, as are the rest! "WOW!" This really is a stunner, Stan! #2756454

Stanley J. Contrades May 13, 2006

Many thanks, Nadya, and I am grateful for your very supportive and gracious response! Hope you are having a fantastic weekend!!
With fond Aloha,
Stan #2761304

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