COLORIFIC

Uploaded: July 17, 2006

Description

This was created by in-camera zoom.
Camera was handheld and I used a small spotlight to provide lighting.

Shutter Speed 1/6, Aperture Value 5.0,
ISO 400.

No editing in PS.

Comments

Nancy L. Green level-classic July 17, 2006

Well done and well named Melissa!! I really like this! <>< #485691

Gail Vitikacs level-classic July 17, 2006

Wonderful colors and effects! #3039957

Tamara K. Walker level-classic July 17, 2006

Wonderful bold colors makes a great abstract. #3039968

Tressie Davis July 17, 2006

Great in camera Zoom effect Melissa - beautiful colors! #3040012

Melissa G. Meiselman July 17, 2006

Many thanks Nancy, Gail, Tamara and Tressie for your terrific comments!!!! #3040065

Paul Michko July 17, 2006

WOW!!! Radical abstract capture, Melissa. Very creative and extremely colorful. Awesome job. #3040076

Paula Dwyer July 17, 2006

Fantastic in-camera effect and awesome colors!! Nicely done!! :) #3040100

Kathy Reeves July 17, 2006

You are so creative Melissa!! Beautiful image! #3040118

Joy Rector July 17, 2006

love the colors and shapes #3040134

July 17, 2006

Melissa, this is just gorgeous, very colorful and interesting. #3040178

Melissa G. Meiselman July 17, 2006

Many thanks Paul, Paula, Kathy, Joy and Joyce for your most effusive comments!!! #3040188

Tamera S. Phillips July 17, 2006

Very well done Melissa. Great colors. #3040254

Su Sana E. P level-classic July 17, 2006

Wow!! Your creativity has no bounds, Melissa!! Awesome creation here!! I love it a lot. #3040321

Chastity Abbott July 17, 2006

This is SOOOO cheerful looking! Love all the colors and you are so creative!! #3040356

Nadya Johnson July 17, 2006

Excellent Melissa, and VERY aptly named! The colors really "jump!" You do leave me wondering what it was, you took... awesome work with zoom and great composition, too! #3040370

Sherry S. Boles July 17, 2006

Pretty colors! #3040467

Bill Wyatt July 17, 2006

Terrific creativity, the colors are wonderful! Excellent zooming work, Melissa! #3040477

Melissa G. Meiselman July 17, 2006

Thanks Tamara, Susan, Chastity, Nadya, Sherry and Bill for your terrific comments!!! #3040606

Terry L. Ellis level-classic July 17, 2006

Incredibly creative abstract image, Melissa! Great title! The unusual subject for this in-camera effect really makes this wonderful. #3040900

RC Fritz July 17, 2006

Very creative composition, Melisse!! #3040909

Susie Peek-Swint July 17, 2006

Very cool abstract Melissa ~ great vivid colours! #3040989

Sylvia Rossler July 17, 2006

Super abstract and motion Melissa !! Looks great :O) #3041258

Nicole Kessel July 17, 2006

I'm feeling a little dizzy... great shot, Melissa! #3041278

Tarun Bose July 17, 2006

Excellent camera work and great colours. Well done Melissa. #3041374

Melissa G. Meiselman July 17, 2006

Thanks Terry, RC, Susie, Sylvia, Nicole and Tarun for your terrific comments!!!!! #3041459

Sharon King July 17, 2006

Wonderful camera effects, beautiful colors! Great title too! #3041474

Corinne M. Thompson July 17, 2006

Fantastic colors and image! #3041607

Melissa G. Meiselman July 17, 2006

Thanks Sharon and Corinne for your terrific comments!!! #3041651

Manuel Barrera July 17, 2006

Great choice of subject and excellent zoom effects. #3041732

Kenneth Mucke July 17, 2006

Superb creativity again...I love the colors of this image so alive #3041733

Lynne Morris level-classic July 17, 2006

Wonderfully creative Melissa, great colours and image! #3041739

Barbara Waldoch level-classic July 17, 2006

Beautiful abstract, Melissa! #3042292

Ronald F. Fischer July 17, 2006

Awesome creation, Melissa!! #3042357

Dan Holm level-classic July 17, 2006

Colorful, original and all-round OUTSTANDING abstract, Melissa!! I love it! #3042374

Melissa G. Meiselman July 17, 2006

Thanks Manuel, Kenneth, Lynne, Barbara, Ronald and Dan for your terrific comments!!! #3042414

Al G. Juniarsam July 17, 2006

WOW!! It's an exceelent abstract image, Melissa!! Very well done!! Love the colors and composition!! #3042431

Anita Ott July 17, 2006

AWESOME. This is great work Melissa. I love the coloring. Just perfect!! #3042453

Darryl Wilkinson July 17, 2006

Awesome in-cam effects and dynamic range of colors, Melissa! #3042542

Melissa G. Meiselman July 17, 2006

Thanks Al, Anita and Darryl for your terrific comments!!! #3042644

eileen bedford July 17, 2006

Great colors and effect. Well done, Melissa. #3042658

Shelly A. Van Camp level-classic July 17, 2006

Colorful and creative!! #3042712

Melissa G. Meiselman July 17, 2006

Thanks Eileen and Shelly for your comments!!! #3043100

Rakesh Syal level-classic July 17, 2006

Great idea and execution, love the matching title, too, Melissa! #3043132

Melissa G. Meiselman July 17, 2006

Thank you so much, Rakesh for your great comment!!! #3043163

Nadine A. Lewis level-classic July 18, 2006

WOW...awesome, Melissa! Unique, creative, and great use of technique!

<>< #3044041

July 18, 2006

I'll say Excellent...Excellent...Excellent. For good photography one not need to find only beautiful/attractive objects. #3045156

Hendrik Storme July 18, 2006

It looks great!!! #3045189

Melissa G. Meiselman July 18, 2006

Thanks Nadine, Rajesh and Hendrik for your terrific comments!!!! #3045192

Darren K. Fisher level-classic July 18, 2006

Awesome job. I love the colors and the zoom is perfect. I bet we see this one again. #3045368

Melissa G. Meiselman July 18, 2006

Thanks, Darren for your terrific comment!!! #3046019

Amalia Sylvia Arriaga Salinas level-classic July 18, 2006

Wonderful effects and colors Melissa!,
Amalia #3046119

Melissa G. Meiselman July 18, 2006

Thanks, Amalia for your great comment!!! #3046172

Judy S. Fung July 18, 2006

Terrific colors and image, Melissa! #3046205

Melissa G. Meiselman July 18, 2006

Thanks, Judy for your comment!!! #3046248

Zenon Toczek July 18, 2006

Super, happy and and very artistic!
zenon #3046312

Pamela Shane July 18, 2006

Such a vibrant abstract Melissa - love this one - super in camera effect! :) #3046512

Melissa G. Meiselman July 18, 2006

Thanks Zenon and Pamela for your great comments!!!! #3046664

Evy Johansen level-classic July 18, 2006

Wonderful shot, Melissa! Cool image! #3046822

Melissa G. Meiselman July 18, 2006

Thanks, Evy for your encouraging comment!! #3047109

Ivan Chacon July 18, 2006

Just gorgeous, amazing creation !!! #3047247

Melissa G. Meiselman July 18, 2006

Thanks Ivan for your comment!!! #3047285

Amy JACKSON level-classic July 18, 2006

Great image, Melissa!! Very colorful and love the zoom effect on this! #3047445

Bridgette B July 19, 2006

Wow.....this is fantastic! Wonderful effects!! #3049438

July 19, 2006

Outstanding image, Melissa!! Fantastic colours! #3050608

Melissa G. Meiselman July 19, 2006

Thanks Amy, Bridgette and Joanne for your great comments!!!! #3050615

Anne D. Eigen July 19, 2006

Great camera work, Melissa! Amazing patterns in this stunning abstract! #3051428

Melissa G. Meiselman July 19, 2006

Thanks, Anne for your terrific comment!!! #3051434

Debbie Hartley level-deluxe July 20, 2006

Awesome effect Melissa, the colours are beautiful! #3052421

Ross Throndson July 20, 2006

Fabulous Color & Zoom Effect, Melissa...Great Job!! :^) #3052486

Lorraine A. Cook July 20, 2006

COOL! Love the colors, squares and circles. Great Zoom, Melissa!<:)) #3054236

Melissa G. Meiselman July 20, 2006

Many thanks Debbie and Ross for your terrific comments!!! #3054238

Cindy Wong July 20, 2006

Wow! The colors and effects are awesome! Love it! Excellent job, Melissa! #3054887

Melissa G. Meiselman July 20, 2006

Many thanks, Cindy for your comment on this image!!! #3055235

Alana Ibe July 21, 2006

VERY cool!!!! Wonderful, vibrant colors!!! #3059680

July 23, 2006

This is FANTASTIC Melissa! Love all the vivid colors and the zoom effect is COOL! :} #3067325

Melissa G. Meiselman July 23, 2006

Thanks Alana and Angela for your terrific comments!!! #3067423

SaMi Martin July 24, 2006

Very cool in camera zoom and what vibrant colors! #3070697

Melissa G. Meiselman July 24, 2006

Thanks, SaMi for your wonderful comment!!! #3070767

Sharon Day level-classic July 25, 2006

Totally awesome special effect image, Melissa!!! Gorgeous colors and in camera effects! What was the subject? #3077541

Melissa G. Meiselman July 25, 2006

Thanks, Sharon for your terrific comment!!! #3077819

Souha Dooly July 27, 2006

Wonderful effect!!grest colors,love this one, Melissa !!! #3092473

Melissa G. Meiselman July 28, 2006

Thanks, Souha for your comments!!! #3097158

anonymous A. July 30, 2006

Great use of the lens, the camera and the MIND! #3103815

Melissa G. Meiselman August 02, 2006

Thanks, David for your terrific comments!!!! #3115650

Graeme yew Chow August 02, 2006

Excellent camera skill ! I love the blur zoom, Melissa. #3117055

Kenneth Mucke August 26, 2006

Many congrats on this amazing finalist #3218640

Robert R. Goodman level-addict August 26, 2006

A big congratulations Melissa!!!!!! #3218717

Shelly A. Van Camp level-classic August 26, 2006

Beautiful! Congrats! #3218955

Denise M. Snyder August 26, 2006

Congrats Melissa!!! #3219020

Candice C. Calhoun level-deluxe August 26, 2006

Congratulations!

ccc #3219119

Colleen Braun August 26, 2006

Congratulations... #3219329

Bill Wyatt August 26, 2006

Congratulation on your very creative and colorful finalist, Melissa! #3219592

Sylvia Rossler August 26, 2006

Big congrats on this fantastic finalist Melissa :o) #3219854

Erica Murphy level-deluxe August 26, 2006

Congratulations Melissa on this fabulous and colorful finalist!

Erica #3219899

Nancy L. Green level-classic August 26, 2006

Congratulations Melissa on your wonderful finalist!! <>< #3219927

Ray Clarke August 26, 2006

Well done and congrats Melissa #3219992

Glenn E. Urquhart August 26, 2006

Melissa, a BIG Congrats on being chosen a finalist!!! Well Deserved! Cheers Glenn #3220494

Tarun Bose August 26, 2006

Big congrats Melissa for finalist. #3220610

Terry L. Ellis level-classic August 26, 2006

Congratulations, Melissa, on this well deserved finalist win! #3221184

Tressie Davis August 26, 2006

Congrats to you Melissa! #3221326

Melissa G. Meiselman August 26, 2006

WOW...I just found out that I have this finalist...am on vacation in Colorado...Thanks to everyone who has left their best wishes!!!!! #3221492

eileen bedford August 26, 2006

Congratulations Melissa on such great work..... #3221841

Jessica Jenney August 26, 2006

Congratulations, Melissa on this beautiful finalist! #3222358

Chris Budny level-deluxe August 26, 2006

Very cool work, Melissa; Congratulations! #3222498

Lorraine A. Cook August 26, 2006

COOL COLORS AND EFFECTS!

Congratulations and Good Luck in the next round, Melissa!<:)) #3222632

Melissa G. Meiselman August 26, 2006

Thanks, eileen, Jessica, Christopher and Lorraine for your best wishes!!!! #3222890

Manuel Barrera August 26, 2006

Congratulations Melissa #3223055

Alana Ibe August 26, 2006

Congratulations on this great work!!!! #3223119

Su Sana E. P level-classic August 26, 2006

Melissa, Congratulations on this wonderful Finalist!! #3223183

Nadya Johnson August 26, 2006

Congratulations, Melissa!! So happy to see this in the finals! And best of luck in the next round! #3223213

August 26, 2006

Great job Melissa
Congratulations on this beautiful finalist! #3223450

Julie Robinson August 27, 2006

congratulations on your Finalist!!! #3223731

Marijana Fajgl level-classic August 27, 2006

Congratulations Melissa and good luck! #3223938

Lynne Morris level-classic August 27, 2006

Many congratulations Melissa, well deserved. #3224036

Paul Michko August 27, 2006

Congratulation on a great finalist, Melissa. #3224202

Husain Akhtar August 27, 2006

Warmest congratulations for being a finalist, Melissa! Very well deserved success! #3224295

Judyann Plante August 27, 2006

congratulations on this terrific finalist, Melissa!!!

Judyann ><> #3224926

Graeme yew Chow August 27, 2006

Melissa, congrats on this very cool finalist. #3225049

Sandy Stigliano August 27, 2006

Congratulations! #3225482

Virginia Leone level-classic August 27, 2006

Melissa...I knew I'd be seeing this as a finalist, great colors and pattern...good luck in the next round! #3225845

RC Fritz August 27, 2006

Congratulations and good luck Melissa! #3225991

August 27, 2006

Congrats. on this beautiful work! #3226236

Amalia Sylvia Arriaga Salinas level-classic August 27, 2006

Congratulations Melissa!,
Amalia #3226361

Melissa G. Meiselman August 27, 2006

Thanks all my BP friends for your congratulations. I really appreciated it!!! #3226785

Emile Abbott level-deluxe August 27, 2006

Your artistry is captivating and congratulation on finalist, Melissa. #3227319

Jill Odice level-classic August 27, 2006

Congrats Melissa! #3228129

Linda M. Walker August 27, 2006

Cool abstract...love the colors...congratulations #3228312

Lorri Shane August 27, 2006

Congrats, Melissa! I think you have a knack for these colorful abstracts. Nice job!! #3228399

Hector Contreras August 27, 2006

Congratulations on your finalist, Melissa
Heco #3228622

Ken Smith level-classic August 27, 2006

Congrats, Melissa!! #3228701

Melissa G. Meiselman August 27, 2006

Thanks Emile, Jill, Linda, Lorri, Heco and Ken for your terrific best wishes!!!! #3229165

Leonard Pierce August 27, 2006

Congratulations again Melissa! #3229712

Liane Saliba August 28, 2006

Congratulations Melissa on your wonderful finalist!! #3232054

Claudine Grove August 28, 2006

Great abstract! Congrats! #3233387

Melissa G. Meiselman August 28, 2006

Thanks Len, One, Liane and Claudine for your terrific comments!!! #3233417

Tonya R. Boles August 28, 2006

Congrats Melissa.. #3233776

Rakesh Syal level-classic August 28, 2006

Heartiest congratulations, Melissa! #3233988

Melissa G. Meiselman August 28, 2006

Thanks, Tonya and Rakesh for your best wishes!!! #3233996

Alexandra Hankova August 28, 2006

Striking colours! Great photo. Congratulations, Melissa #3234410

Kenneth Mucke August 28, 2006

Way to go Melissa...congrats on your 2nd place #3234559

Bridgette B August 28, 2006

Congratulations on this fantastic image! #3234580

Tressie Davis August 28, 2006

All RIGHT Melissa! Congrats on your second place!! #3234735

Sylvia Rossler August 28, 2006

Big congrats on your win Melissa :O) #3234764

Alana Ibe August 28, 2006

This is so great!!!! Big congratulations on your winner!!! #3234776

Pamela Shane August 28, 2006

Huge congratulations on your 2nd place
win Melissa!!!! :) #3234873

Denise M. Snyder August 28, 2006

Congrats Melissa! #3234904

Ken Smith level-classic August 28, 2006

Melissa, congratulations!! #3234993

Jessica Jenney August 28, 2006

Congratulations on your Second place Win, Melissa! #3235064

Mary Clarke August 28, 2006

Congratulations on second place Melissa. This is so colourful!! #3235095

Ray Clarke August 28, 2006

Congratulations Melissa #3235147

Jenny D August 28, 2006

Yeah!! CONGRATULATIONS!! #3235163

Jill Flynn level-classic August 28, 2006

Congratulations on your win Melissa! #3235213

Kay Beausoleil level-deluxe August 28, 2006

Congratulations, Melissa, on your win for this creative image! #3235270

Virginia Leone level-classic August 28, 2006

Way to go Melissa....great win! #3235281

Jenny Bosmans August 28, 2006

Congratulations on this beautiful winner, Melissa! :) #3235285

Glenn E. Urquhart August 28, 2006

A Big Congratulations on your win, Melissa!!! Cheers, Glenn. #3235360

Lorri Shane August 28, 2006

Melissa--Congratultions!!! This is so wonderful and a real "style" for you.
Lorri #3235386

Sandy Stigliano August 28, 2006

Congratulations on your win! #3235408

Mary K. Robison August 28, 2006

Congratulations on your colorful winner, Melissa! #3235485

Michael Khoury August 28, 2006

Congratulations for getting in 2nd on this Mellissa!!
Michael #3235601

Anita Ott August 28, 2006

A big congratulations on this Melissa. Well deserved! #3235652

Tarun Bose August 28, 2006

Big congrats Melissa for being the winner for this lovely shot. #3235868

Judyann Plante August 28, 2006

Congratulations on this beautiful winner, Melissa!!!

Judyann ><> #3236211

Rey Nocum August 28, 2006

Hi Melissa,
!!! Congratulations !!!

#3236252

Su Sana E. P level-classic August 28, 2006

Melissa, many Congratulations on this outstanding Winner!! #3236274

Hector Contreras August 28, 2006

Way to go Melissa ,congratulations
Heco #3236431

William C. Raco level-classic August 28, 2006

Beautiful photo, Melissa
Congratulations,

Bill #3236459

Lynn Crawford August 28, 2006

This is beautiful Melissa, congrats on the Win :) #3236492

Janine Russell level-deluxe August 28, 2006

Melissa, great colors and effects; congratulations on your Second Place Win. #3236520

Monika Sapek level-classic August 28, 2006

Very creative and so colorful, Melissa! My heartfelt congratulations on your Second Place Win!
Monika
#3236540

Candy Avera August 28, 2006

Congrats on this winner, Melissa! #3236622

Robert R. Goodman level-addict August 28, 2006

A well deserved win,congratulations Melissa!!!!! #3236804

Esther Smith August 28, 2006

Wonderful! Congratulations on your win, Melissa! #3236959

Graeme yew Chow August 28, 2006

Congratulation Melissa. This is awesome win. #3236982

Melissa G. Meiselman August 28, 2006

Just arrived home from my trip to Denver to find that I have a second place with this image. Thanks to all my BP friends for your congratulations!!!!!! #3237002

Erica Murphy level-deluxe August 28, 2006

Congratulations Melissa!! This is such a cool winner!

Erica #3237171

Rakesh Syal level-classic August 29, 2006

Congratulations, Melissa!! Well done! #3237380

Husain Akhtar August 29, 2006

Warmest congratulations on this greatly deserved super win, Melissa! #3237382

Bill Wyatt August 29, 2006

Congratulations Melissa on your beautiful winner! #3237462

Karen Bacon August 29, 2006

Congratulations on this winner Melissa! #3237575

Marijana Fajgl level-classic August 29, 2006

Congratulations Melissa! #3237620

Ross Throndson August 29, 2006

Huge Congratulations, Melissa, on your WIN!!! :^) #3237687

Debbie Hartley level-deluxe August 29, 2006

Congratulations on your stunning winner Melissa! #3237887

Wally Orlowsky August 29, 2006

Congratulations on this colorific and terrific winner, Melissa! #3238120

Colette M. Metcalf August 29, 2006

Congratulations on your WIN, Melissa!!! #3238465

Lorraine A. Cook August 29, 2006

Congratulations on this stunning winner, Melissa!<:)) #3238761

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe August 29, 2006

Congrats Melissa on this outstanding winning image! Jeff #3239049

Melissa G. Meiselman August 29, 2006

Thanks Erica, Rakesh, MH, Bill, Karen, Marijana, Ross, Debbie, Wally, Colette, Lorraine and Jeff for your best wishes!!!! #3239451

Ronald F. Fischer August 29, 2006

Congratulations on this awesome winner!! #3239743

August 29, 2006

Melissa, big congratulations on your wonderful creation! #3239760

Susan Jane Allen level-classic August 29, 2006

Great work! Congratulations, Melissa! #3239777

Melissa G. Meiselman August 29, 2006

Thanks Ronald, Joyce and Susan for your best wishes. Much appreciated!!! #3239801

Terry L. Ellis level-classic August 29, 2006

We all knew this was a winner! Congratulations, Melissa, on your exciting second place win! #3239995

Nadya Johnson August 29, 2006

WAY TO GO, Melissa!! AWESOME work, and I am so glad to see this on the Winners' List!! FANTASTIC!!! I was kicked off the site last night or would have seen it sooner!! A HUGE congratulations on your outstanding, VERY well deserved Winning Image!! #3240037

Melissa G. Meiselman August 29, 2006

Thanks Terry and Nadya for your great comments and best wishes on this image!!! #3240270

Melissa A. Mannon August 29, 2006

congratulations Melissa! #3240620

David L. Luchowski August 29, 2006

Great job,Melissa.This is a fantastic winner. #3240909

Mary Timman August 29, 2006

Incredible in camera effects. Congratulations on this gorgeous winner. #3241455

Claudia Kuhn level-classic August 29, 2006

Big congrats on your colorful 2nd place Melissa!! #3241632

Noel Baebler August 29, 2006

Terrific work, Melissa! HUZZAH! #3241798

Melissa G. Meiselman August 29, 2006

Thanks, David, Mary, Claudia and Noel for your great comments and best wishes!!!! #3241851

Cesar J. La Rosa August 29, 2006

Congratulations on this very well-deserved Winner, Melissa!!! #3242091

RC Fritz August 29, 2006

Congratulations on this W I N N E R, Melisa! #3242179

Donna Roberts August 29, 2006

Great result Melissa - congrats to you on this excellent shot.
Love the way you've already made it your new mini pic.....very coool!
:-) ddu
#3242350

Kristi A. Howson August 30, 2006

Congratulations Melissa on this fantastic winner...Awesome! #3244574

Melissa G. Meiselman August 30, 2006

Thanks Cesar, RC, Donna and Kristi for your great comments and best wishes!!!! #3245287

Mary N C. Taitt August 30, 2006

Congratulations Melissa on this wonderful win! Very colorful and fun! Mary :-D #3246690

Melissa G. Meiselman August 30, 2006

Thanks, Mary for your best wishes!! #3247136

Navin Talwar August 31, 2006

Congratulations. #3249874

Melissa G. Meiselman August 31, 2006

Thanks Navin!!! #3250424

Hendrik Storme August 31, 2006

Congratulations Melissa! Fantastic winner!!! #3251070

JO ANN CLEVELAND August 31, 2006

Fabulous Melissa! You are a creative artist! Love checking your gallery!

Congratulations on a well deserved win!
Jo Ann Cleveland #3251299

Melissa G. Meiselman August 31, 2006

Thanks Hendrik and Jo Ann for your best wishes!!! #3251346

Nancy L. Green level-classic August 31, 2006

Congratulations Melissa on your well deserved win!!! <>< #3251362

ADILSON FERNANDO FERREIRA September 01, 2006

Congratulations on this fantastic win Melissa!!! #3254743

Melissa G. Meiselman September 01, 2006

Thanks Nancy and Adilson for your best wishes on this win!!! #3254777

Leonard Pierce September 02, 2006

Congratulations on a very well deserved Second Place win Melissa! #3257889

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-deluxe September 02, 2006

Colorful and creative, a great winning image!!!!!!! Congratulations! #3258139

Melissa G. Meiselman September 02, 2006

Thanks Len and Donna for your terrific comments!!! #3258146

SaMi Martin September 02, 2006

Melissa this is beautiful; love the colors. Designs like this fascinate me yet I have no clue how to do one. Congratulations! #3258239

Cheryl E. Molennor September 02, 2006

Congratulations on your win Melissa. This is very creative! #3259380

Sharon Day level-classic September 02, 2006

Congratulations on your 2nd place win, Melissa!!! #3259441

Stanley C. Sims September 02, 2006

Boy, am I late. Big congratulations on this outstanding winner Melissa. Very creative and colorful. #3259478

Melissa G. Meiselman September 02, 2006

Thanks, SaMi, Cheryl, Sharon and Stanley for your terrific comments!!! #3259508

Gerda Grice level-classic September 02, 2006

Wow,I can certainly see why this was a winner, Melissa! It's wonderfully creative and a real joy to look at! The colours are exciting and so is the effect created by your zoom technique! Beautiful work! many congratulations on your very well deservedf win! #3259576

Tracey R. Hart September 02, 2006

Wow and congratulations!!! There are so many incredible pieces in your gallery. #3259609

Melissa G. Meiselman September 02, 2006

Thanks, Gerda and Tracy for your wonderful comments!! Thanks Tracey for taking the time to visit my gallery!! #3259614

Barbara Helgason September 03, 2006

Wow Melissa, beautiful, congratulations!! #3260877

Darryl Wilkinson September 07, 2006

Congratulations on your win, Melissa! #3281623

Melissa G. Meiselman September 08, 2006

Thanks Barbara and Darryl for your terrific comments and best wishes!!! #3283821

Darren K. Fisher level-classic September 08, 2006

What a great display of color, and so well worth the win. Congrats. #3285366

Rick Clark September 11, 2006

Great use of in camera zoom to make a stunning image. Wonderful colors and patterns. Congratulations!!! #3296913

Alice Lero September 17, 2006

Melissa...Just want to say I like the new picture you are using for your Mini pic..verrrrryyyy cooool! LOL! :) #3322147

Melissa G. Meiselman September 18, 2006

Thanks Darren, Rick and Alice for commenting on this image!!! #3324846

John V. Roscich level-deluxe September 19, 2006

GREAT IMAGE MAKING
CONGRATS
JOHN #3330711

November 30, 2006

very nice...great pic #3651246

Emile Abbott level-deluxe November 30, 2006

Super in camera and congrat on winner, Melissa #3651293

Melissa G. Meiselman November 30, 2006

Thanks John, Umesh and Emile for your great comments!!! #3652576

Nikki McDonald level-classic July 30, 2007

Just noticed this in your gallery (I was on vacation 2 weeks in June and another 2 in July and am hopelessly behind in looking at others' work!) and I can only add my WOW and my congratulations to everyone else's. This is stunning, Melissa. #4579647

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