Nikki McDonald level-classic September 30, 2011

Terrific. That's all -- just terrific. HTD! #1411899

Patti Coblentz September 30, 2011

Wow, love the two tones of greens and repeating patterns, Bob...terrific, indeed! HTD! #9707250

Joy Rector September 30, 2011

gorgeous, well done #9707609

Mitch Spence level-classic September 30, 2011

Oh, that's nice. The different hues of green alternating makes this unusual and adds to the interest of the repeating edge forms. #9707707

Marcie A. Fowler September 30, 2011

Truly lovely. #9707869

Graham Robards level-classic September 30, 2011

Eye catching Bob! HTD. ~Pat #9708116

David Phalen September 30, 2011

Terrific shapes, tones and details!! HTD!! #9708124

Bob Cournoyer level-classic September 30, 2011

Thank you all very much... :-) #9708235

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic October 01, 2011

Very very nice, Bob. Expect to see this in the Winners circle later this month! HTD.

UB. #9709120

Naomi Weiser October 01, 2011

great patterns, htd #9709275

Datha Y. Thompson October 02, 2011

Congratulations Bob on your Theme WINNER!! Im with Usman we need to see this again :) AWESOME #9711024

Patti Coblentz October 02, 2011

Put my vote in the hat along w/Usman and Datha...a definite winner!!
Congratulations on your theme win!! #9711046

Dr Silly level-classic October 02, 2011

Congratulations Bob on your PG101 theme win. :O) #9711048

Bob Cournoyer level-classic October 02, 2011

I'm humble... Thank you very much.. :-) #9711696

Daniella Puente October 02, 2011

Congrats Bob, this is a great photo! #9711883

Michele Peterson level-classic October 02, 2011

Fantastic!! Love those pointy greens!! Congratulations on a great 101 win as well, hope to see it again at BP, too!! #9711920

Chris Budny level-deluxe October 02, 2011

A terrific capture! Glad to see it win the theme; congratulations! #9712175

Nikki McDonald level-classic October 04, 2011

Sharp! Congratulations on the 101 win -- super shot, Bob. #9715975

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-deluxe October 10, 2011

Congratulations on your theme win, a true stand out Bob! #9727370

Chris Budny level-deluxe October 18, 2011

No surprise, this one... Congratulations! #9743880

Patti Coblentz October 18, 2011

Congratulations on your awesome finalist, Bob...hoping to see it next round!! #9744656

Veronica Beaudry October 18, 2011

Very interesting image. Great detail. Nice idea. #9744669

Richard B. Hallick level-classic October 18, 2011

Congratulations on the finalist selection. I thought I might see this one again after theme day. Good luck in the next round #9744792

Melinda F. Schneider level-classic October 18, 2011

Congratulations on a very fine finalist!! #9745484

Sherry L. Davis October 19, 2011

Awesome image and detail! Congratulations!!

October 19, 2011

Great repeating patterns of green. #9747513

Bob Cournoyer level-classic October 19, 2011

Thank you all very much... :-) #9747754

Susan Fox October 19, 2011

Congratulations on your finalist! #9747987

Michele Peterson level-classic October 19, 2011

Who knew a trip to the zoo could be so rewarding even without the animals? Congratulations on the finalist, this is fantastic! #9748570

Claudine Grove October 19, 2011

Congrats on this amazing image! #9748888

Susan K. Snow October 20, 2011

Glad the trip to the zoo was rewarding to you and you had your eyes opened wide to other possibilities. Now you have a finalist to show. Congratulations, Bob. #9749521

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic October 20, 2011

Good to see this going to get golden, Bob. C O N G R A T Z .....!!!

UB. #9749693

Dr Silly level-classic October 20, 2011

Congrats Bob, on your finalist. :O) #9750465

Nikki McDonald level-classic October 22, 2011

Told you :) Congrats on the Finalist. Hope to see gold . . . #9754259

Merna L. Nobile October 23, 2011

May your heart catch the joy of the moment and soar!
I am so happy for you!

Chris Schofield October 24, 2011

Congrats Bob on gold for a wonderful submission. #9759995

Kara L. Hendricks October 24, 2011

HUGE congrats Bob... you SOOOOO deserve this!! #9760006

Paul Judy October 24, 2011

Bob...Fantastic image!! Very unusual! #9760053

Melinda F. Schneider level-classic October 24, 2011

Way to go, Bob! Awesome!! #9760058

Nikki McDonald level-classic October 24, 2011

Sharp, Bob, sharp! Congratulations on the First Place Win. #9760083

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-deluxe October 24, 2011

How exciting Bob!!! WTG, a big CONGRATULATIONS on your HUGE WIN!!! #9760091

Patti Coblentz October 24, 2011

Woot woot!!!! Big congratulations on this fantastic winner, Bob!! #9760103

Graham Robards level-classic October 24, 2011

Wow, super Bob, congratulations.

~Pat #9760106

Katarina Mansson October 24, 2011

YEAH! Congratulations on your superb winner Bob! #9760253

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic October 25, 2011

A Winner from the get-go, and a First Place more so. HUGE CONGRATZ, Bob!!!

UB. #9760389

Kathryn Wesserling level-classic October 25, 2011

Sharp as a stack of saw blades! Congratulations on your Gold, Bob.

People who only look at animals at a zoo often miss out on some cool bits of treasure, don't they? Glad you saw this one. #9760475

Renee Doyle level-classic October 25, 2011

Fantastic EOD capture!! Congratulations on this wonderful first place winner Bob! #9760494

Lyn Darlington October 25, 2011

Great capture......Congrats on your first place win! #9760697

Chris Budny level-deluxe October 25, 2011

Congratulations once more Bob; happy to see this go gold! #9760736

Bob Cournoyer level-classic October 25, 2011

I'm humble again....thank you all very much... :-) #9760975

Linda D. Lester level-deluxe October 25, 2011

Awesome photo....Congratulations on your win! #9761098

Christine Czernin level-classic October 25, 2011

Huge congratulations on your gold win, Bob. #9761433

Debra R. Harder October 25, 2011

This is truly AMAZING macro work, Bob! Huge congratulations on your OUTSTANDING FIRST PLACE WINNER! Deb #9761490

Karen E. Baumann October 25, 2011

Wonderful Bob! Love the colors, the comp, the POV... so nice and pleasing! Congratulations on your First Place win! #9761519

Michelle L. Frick October 25, 2011

Beautifully seen Bob! So crisp, and I love your title. Congratulations on your First Place! WTG!!!! #9761622

Patrick Rouzes level-classic October 25, 2011


Susan K. Snow October 25, 2011

Well envisioned and thought out with excellent sharpness for details, DOF, composition, and lighting to bring up the texture.

Congratulations on your first place winner, Bob. WTG!!! #9761916

ALLEN O. HOWARD October 25, 2011

This is just too cool! Very well seen and photographed. Congratulations to you for this winning image Bob!!! #9761928

Lindley Johnson level-classic October 25, 2011

Love the DOF, the repeating pattern, and the greens. Big congratulations on your well-deserved First Place Winner, Bob! #9762288

Bob Cournoyer level-classic October 25, 2011

Thank you all! Look for another one in 5 years... :-) #9762640

Merna L. Nobile October 25, 2011

Congratulations, enjoy this one to the fullest. Merna #9762681

Bob Cournoyer level-classic October 25, 2011

Thanks, Merna... :-) #9762701

Carol Flisak level-addict October 25, 2011

Wonderful image, Bob... love the color, comp, repeating pattern and detail. Congratulations on your first place win! #9762830

Deborah C. Lewinson level-addict October 25, 2011

Congrats, Bob, on your first place win for this superb image!!! #9762916

Mitch Spence level-classic October 26, 2011

Bob, this is simply beautiful work, both in the seeing to begin with and the terrific image you ended with. Congratulations on your gold. #9764259

JO ANN CLEVELAND October 27, 2011

Congratulations on this outstanding Gold 1st Place Winner Bob!

jo ann c.


Bob Cournoyer level-classic October 27, 2011

Thank you... I'm still blushing...which, I guess is good for an old guy...keeps the blood flowing.... :-) #9766236

David M. Montero October 27, 2011

Congratulations on a great winning shot Bob! #9766548

Irene Colling level-classic October 28, 2011

Truly outstanding photo Bob.
The composition, focal point and presentation are excellent.

Congratulations on your very deserved gold award. #9768455

Bob Cournoyer level-classic October 28, 2011

Thanks much, Dave and Irene... :-) #9768474

Mary Beth Aiello level-classic October 28, 2011

So beautifully done, Bob. Huge congrats on your outstanding First Place Gold. #9768634

Stanley C. Sims October 30, 2011

Congrats Bob on this very well thought out winner. #9773412

Amanda D. Austwick level-classic October 31, 2011

Bon, I knew this was a winner when I first saw it! Love the repetitions and design. Congratulations on your GOLD Win! #9774482

JudyAnn Rector level-deluxe November 01, 2011

Beautiful, Bob! Photobucket #9777280

Dr Silly level-classic November 02, 2011

Congratulations Bob on your 1st place win. :O) #9779656

Kara L. Hendricks May 10, 2012

welp, here's another...:) Congrats! Your gallery is just full of winning images! #10132691

Bob Cournoyer level-classic July 03, 2016

It's now an All Time Finalist.... :-) #11491678

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iso 400, 380mm (Canon 100-400L), f/13 (av priority), 1/160, pse9....The other day at the zoo. For the photogroup101's "Repetition" theme day.
Happy Theme Day

Uploaded on September 30, 2011

BetterPhoto.com All Time Best Photo Contest Finalist BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest FIRST PLACE Winner

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