Tropical

Uploaded: June 30, 2005

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Anita Taylor June 30, 2005

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

Anita Hogue June 30, 2005

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

Laura E. OConnor June 30, 2005

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

Jim Kinnunen level-deluxe June 30, 2005

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

Bonnie C. Lackey June 30, 2005

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

Colette M. Metcalf June 30, 2005

Gorgeous!!! #1541107

Linda D. Lester level-classic June 30, 2005

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

Deborah Sandidge June 30, 2005

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

Julianne K. First June 30, 2005

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

Tammy Scott level-classic June 30, 2005

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

Mary J. Costa Pearson June 30, 2005

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

Cora Miller level-addict June 30, 2005

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 June 30, 2005

Lovely image and effects, Deborah!! #1541660

S J July 01, 2005

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

Jill A. Johnson July 01, 2005

Gorgeous Work Deborah!!!

Jill :) #1541856

Shelly A. Van Camp level-classic July 01, 2005

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

Kara L. Hendricks July 01, 2005

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

Jenny Bosmans July 01, 2005

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

Deborah Sandidge July 01, 2005

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

Stephen Zacker July 02, 2005

Wow.. Really Beautiful #1546453

Daniel Diaz July 02, 2005

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

Goshka G. July 02, 2005

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

Laurence Saliba level-classic July 02, 2005

Wow such beautiful effects Deborah!!! #1546845

July 02, 2005

beautiful art effects! #1547014

Deborah Sandidge July 02, 2005

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 July 02, 2005

Excellent work! This is beautiful! #1547283

Cathy Stancil July 02, 2005

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

Mata Patan July 02, 2005

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

Deborah Sandidge July 02, 2005

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

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-deluxe July 02, 2005

Fabulous, a true work of art!! #1547907

Deborah Sandidge July 02, 2005

Hi Donna - thanks so much! #1548043

Terry L. Ellis level-classic July 04, 2005

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

Deborah Sandidge July 05, 2005

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

Joyce ONeil July 07, 2005

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

Deborah Sandidge July 07, 2005

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 Holm level-classic July 07, 2005

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 level-classic July 14, 2005

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 July 14, 2005

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

Deborah C. Lewinson level-addict July 22, 2005

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

Cynthia M. Wiles level-deluxe July 22, 2005

I LOVE it!!
Congratulations!
Cindy #1622608

Tim Goodspeed July 22, 2005

Congrats Deb. Well deserved. #1622655

Dale Ann Cubbage July 22, 2005

Congrats Deborah! A masterpiece!!

da #1622934

Kerby Pfrangle level-classic July 22, 2005

Deborah

Congratulations and best of luck in the next round.

Kerby #1622972

Linda D. Lester level-classic July 22, 2005

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

Jim Kinnunen level-deluxe July 22, 2005

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

Serena Pierce level-deluxe July 22, 2005

Congratulations!!! #1623471

Cora Miller level-addict July 23, 2005

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

Darren K. Fisher level-classic July 23, 2005

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 July 23, 2005

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

Robin Nichols July 23, 2005

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

Karen Bacon July 23, 2005

Congrats Deb on this magnificent image! #1624863

Janet L. Skinner July 23, 2005

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

Anita Hogue July 23, 2005

This is so beautiful, congratulations! #1625278

Jenny Bosmans July 23, 2005

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

KHAWLA Haddad July 23, 2005

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

Stephen Zacker July 23, 2005

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

Janis Herd July 23, 2005

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

Kristian L. Stricklin July 23, 2005

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

Gail Vitikacs level-classic July 23, 2005

This is fabulous!!! CONGRATULATONS! #1625987

Laura Clay-Ballard July 23, 2005

BIG CONGRATULATIONS! Love it! #1626535

Jennifer Rennison July 23, 2005

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

Nobu Nagase July 23, 2005

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

Deb Holmes-Hatfield July 23, 2005

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

Shelly A. Van Camp level-classic July 23, 2005

Beautiful work..congrats! :) #1628000

Peggy Wolff July 23, 2005

Wow, this is stunning! #1628044

Terry L. Ellis level-classic July 23, 2005

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

Deborah Sandidge July 23, 2005

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

Mata Patan July 23, 2005

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 level-classic July 23, 2005

Congratulations Deborah! #1628440

Karen J. McDowell July 23, 2005

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

Olivia Navarro July 23, 2005

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

Jonna Bergström July 24, 2005

Congratulations on this beautiful finalist, Deborah!! #1630220

July 24, 2005

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

Kara L. Hendricks July 24, 2005

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

Wren Hendrick July 24, 2005

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

S J July 24, 2005

Congratulations on this beautiful Finalist, Deborah!! #1631255

Stanley J. Contrades July 24, 2005

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

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-deluxe July 24, 2005

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

Susan T. Evans July 24, 2005

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

Diane Addonizio level-classic July 24, 2005

CONGRATULATIONS, Deb! #1632196

Adilson F. Ferreira July 24, 2005

Congratulations on your wonderful finalist Debby!!! #1632223

Theresa Marie Jones level-deluxe July 24, 2005

Congratulations on your Masterpeice! #1632552

SaMi Martin July 24, 2005

Deb Congratulations on a beautiful finalist! #1632811

Deborah Sandidge July 24, 2005

Thank you very, very much!!! #1633202

Shari Travison August 06, 2005

Such beautiful color and softness. Congratulations! #1684868

Olivia Navarro August 06, 2005

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 August 07, 2005

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

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