Uploaded: November 21, 2003 22:22:38


An emerald tree boa, safely behind glass.


Cathy Shotz November 21, 2003

Mary-Ella...this is excellent. Very striking image. #76324

Colette M. Metcalf November 21, 2003

Just wonderful!! #276940

Evy Johansen level-classic November 21, 2003

Fantastic shot, Mary-Ella! #276953

Ronald Balthazor level-addict November 22, 2003

Very well done, Mary-Ella. The detail and complementary background are wonderful.
I still hate snakes. I think it has something to do with a college dorm room, the morning after, and a 15' python missing from the local zoo. #277073

Karen Engelbreth November 22, 2003

Great shot, Mary-Ella - but I don't like the snake!!! #277125

Judith G. Secco November 22, 2003

Very nice, Mary-Ella. Love the color of the background against the snake. Excellent.
Judy #277130

Darren K. Fisher level-classic November 22, 2003

Ok after shaking the chills that went down my back I can now comment. Great color, lighting and detail here. #277421

Charlene Bayerle November 22, 2003

Scary--but excellent shot Mary-Ella!! #277446

Mary-Ella Bowles level-deluxe November 22, 2003

Thanks for your feedback everyone - I'm pleased you like (?) my snake, lol... I'm not snake phobic (though I must confess, I would not be photographing them were they not behind a nice thick piece of glass), and I've been amazed and fascinated at the beauty to be found at the Reptile House. #277466

Jean Papo November 24, 2003

Beautiful shot, Mary-Ella! Crystal clear, amazing that it's through glass! Interesting tip about the camera for that type of situation too... #279219

Kathleen Clemons December 19, 2003

Big congrats on all of your finalist wins, Mary-Ella! #299185

Lori Ditlefsen December 19, 2003

Congrats Mary-Ella! #299617

Ronald Balthazor level-addict December 19, 2003

Congratulations, Mary-Ella. #299642

Jean Papo December 19, 2003

Congratulations, Mary-Ella! #299762

Ed Isaacs December 19, 2003

Congratulations, Mary-Ella. #299874

Carol Brill December 19, 2003

Mary-Ella, congratulations on making it to finals with this chillingly sharp close-up, best of luck! #299927

Mary-Ella Bowles level-deluxe December 19, 2003

Thanks everyone! It was a nice surprise to have this photo make the finals... #299959

Karen Engelbreth December 19, 2003

Congratulations to you, Mary-Ella!

Evy Johansen level-classic December 19, 2003

Many congratulations, Mary-Ella! #300123

Donna J. Eaton December 20, 2003

Congratulations Mary-Ella! He's just gorgeous! #300573

Sharon E. Lowe level-addict December 20, 2003

Congrats Mary-Ella! #300890

Bob Jones December 20, 2003

My congratulations to you Mary-Ella ... a superb image, good luck in the final ... #300920

Barbara K. Breitsameter December 20, 2003

Cool shot Mary-Ella! Congrats. #300921

Mette Vendelboe Allison level-classic December 20, 2003

An unusual pic! I like the angle and colours! Big congrats:-) #301317

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