Renee Doyle level-addict 5/7/2009 12:09:42 AM

Gorgeous light and superb shadow play Linda!!! Very well seen and captured! #1124449

Gina Cormier level-addict 5/7/2009 3:24:49 AM

That is so cool Linda!! Awesome image! #7494674

Colette M. Metcalf 5/7/2009 3:36:03 AM

Gorgeous image! #7494756

Susan M. Campbell level-addict 5/7/2009 6:38:43 AM

Now that is too cool. You can even see the shadow of the wings.....awesome catch!!!!! #7495429

Jill Odice level-addict 5/7/2009 8:28:35 AM

You really have a great eye for spotting what others would just walk past and not see Linda! This has more impact then a whole field of flowers :-) #7495804

Julianne Bradford 5/7/2009 10:13:36 AM

Wonderful creative image so well captured Linda. Nice and different! #7496211

Leslie McLain level-addict 5/7/2009 4:18:40 PM

Amazing colors, light and DOF. The shadow of the bug is the icing on the cake. #7497290

Stephen Zacker level-addict 5/9/2009 6:21:26 AM

Truly a unique and Fantastic macro. #7502201

Debra R. Harder 5/14/2009 9:39:21 AM

This is such a great image, Linda! WOW! Love the shadow of the bee. PERFECTION!!! Deb #7520013

Terry L. Ellis level-addict 5/21/2009 7:41:32 PM

A M A Z I N G! #7545863

Karen Engelbreth 5/22/2009 12:16:14 AM

A big congrats on your wonderful POTD, Linda... #7546123

Lynne Morris 5/22/2009 12:17:15 AM

WOW this is awesome Linda, Huge Congratulations on your POTD. #7546125

Katarina Mansson 5/22/2009 12:26:19 AM

Great eye to see and capture this. Congratulations on your POTD Linda! #7546147

Toni Riggs 5/22/2009 12:29:25 AM

Wonderful capture, congrats! #7546154

Tommy E. Burgess 5/22/2009 12:32:31 AM

Huge congratulations on your wonderful POTD Linda! #7546161

Dominick M. Dimacale level-addict 5/22/2009 12:35:22 AM

Congratulations Linda on your POTD Win!!!

Dominick #7546170

Mary K. Robison level-addict 5/22/2009 12:52:20 AM

Congratulations on your well-earned POTD, Linda! #7546224

Susan Jane Allen level-addict 5/22/2009 1:08:20 AM

Way to go, Linda! Great capture! #7546252

Susie Peek-Swint level-addict 5/22/2009 1:15:09 AM

Well-spotted and captured Linda ~ great image! Many congrats on POTD! #7546269

Jill Odice level-addict 5/22/2009 1:29:13 AM

Very cool, POTD on BetterPhoto and 3rd place in the WA challenge...Not bad for a days work Linds :-) CONGRATS and Way to Go Chicky! #7546305

Richard D. Love 5/22/2009 1:58:13 AM

Outstanding image, Linda. Congratulations.

Rick #7546339

Tressie Davis 5/22/2009 2:10:33 AM

This is awesome, congrats! #7546364

Anita Hogue 5/22/2009 4:07:50 AM

Congratulations , Linda! This is a beautiful image! #7546655

Patricia A. Casey level-addict 5/22/2009 4:12:27 AM

Congratulations on the POTD, Linda.....great capture! #7546676

Nancyj E. Hovey level-addict 5/22/2009 4:22:46 AM

Fantastic capture...beautiful color,


on your POTD.... 8o) #7546707

R. Leigh Hamilton 5/22/2009 4:24:46 AM

Beautiful....Talk about being at the right place at the right time. Awesome shot. #7546713

Stephen Zacker 5/22/2009 4:30:25 AM

Fantastic macro and lighting. Congratulations #7546731

Lorna Shutter 5/22/2009 4:33:25 AM

At first I thought this was just another flower ... until I looked more closely and saw the beauty within!!! Fantastic capture, Linda! Congrats on your POTD!!!!! :) #7546735

Linda D. Lester level-addict 5/22/2009 4:52:57 AM

Awesome....Congratulations! #7546799

Mary Beth Aiello level-addict 5/22/2009 4:53:33 AM

Outstanding, Linda. A huge congrats on this wonderful POTD. #7546802

JO ANN CLEVELAND 5/22/2009 5:08:30 AM

How very unique, great capture indeed!

Congratulations on POTD Linda, hope we see this again!

jo ann c. #7546844

Jessica Jenney level-addict 5/22/2009 5:13:31 AM

Congratulations, Linda on your beautiful POTD! #7546853

Melissa Olsen level-addict 5/22/2009 5:21:30 AM

So very beautiful! #7546885

Terry L. Ellis level-addict 5/22/2009 5:44:12 AM

I just commented on this last night! Can I pick 'em or what? LOL!

Congratulations on your amazing POTD, Linda! Love it! #7546981

Cathy Barrows 5/22/2009 5:48:14 AM

congrats on your the silhouette #7546995

Gerri R. Jones 5/22/2009 6:06:11 AM

Congratulations Linda! A fabulous silhouette with beautiful color and composition! #7547064

Sabrina Ryan 5/22/2009 6:14:27 AM

Fantastic find and capture! Beautiful photo. Congratulations Linda, on all your well deserved recognition! #7547103

Joy Rector 5/22/2009 6:17:51 AM

congrats on the POTD #7547127

Lisa J. Boulden level-addict 5/22/2009 6:24:53 AM

Beautiful, with a delightful surprise!
Congrats on your POTD!
~Lisa #7547146

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-addict 5/22/2009 6:26:13 AM

A huge congratulations on your POTD Linda!!!! This is beautiful! #7547149

Susan M. Campbell level-addict 5/22/2009 7:10:06 AM

Way to go Linda!!! A well deserved POTD. #7547384

Brenda W. LaFleur level-addict 5/22/2009 7:10:14 AM

Congrats, Linda! This is a great capture...well done! #7547385

Laura E. Swan level-addict 5/22/2009 7:11:54 AM

WOW! What an honor to get a Photo Of The Day, Linda. And your image is so deserving! What a cool shadow of the bee!

-Laura Swan #7547390

Erica Murphy level-addict 5/22/2009 7:38:17 AM

What a great capture and POTD Linda!! #7547514

Stacey Anders level-addict 5/22/2009 7:56:41 AM

Wow! This is truly an amazing shot! Congratulations! #7547573

Dianna Murphy 5/22/2009 8:00:11 AM

Congrats on your gorgeous POTD! #7547583

Philippe Vieux-Jeanton 5/22/2009 8:26:12 AM

Beautiful capture.. Great Potd. Congratulations Linda !! #7547671

Howard A. Lawless 5/22/2009 8:28:34 AM

Congratulations on you POTD. Beautiful capture, well done #7547681

Linda Blair 5/22/2009 8:33:09 AM

Totally awesome Linda....congrats on POTD!!!!!!!!! #7547689

Katherine Kuhn level-addict 5/22/2009 8:37:51 AM

Gorgeous capture, Linda! Perfect way to capture a bee! #7547705

A P 5/22/2009 9:23:02 AM

CONGRATULATION Linda on your wonderful POTD!!! #7547864

Carolyn McIntosh 5/22/2009 9:26:21 AM

This is amazing . ....well done. #7547878

Kat Miller 5/22/2009 9:59:05 AM

Excellent find and great shot. Congrats #7547956

Colleen Farrell level-addict 5/22/2009 10:00:34 AM

Great "capture"! Congratulations on your POTD! #7547961

Aggie Villanueva 5/22/2009 1:21:46 PM

Linda, Congratulations on a fabulous POTD! #7548378

Pamela Koch 5/22/2009 4:48:26 PM

Linda, Once again a beautiful photo and great capture. Congratulations on a well desired POTD! Pam #7548751

Jeff Robinson level-addict 5/22/2009 5:36:56 PM

Congrats Linda on this Beautiful POTD! Jeff #7548806

Bill Heins level-addict 5/26/2009 9:27:16 AM

Well done Linda! Congrats on the POTD. All I have had time for lately was taking the pictures of the basketball teams. I finally got them on my smugmug. I'm shooting the QH volleyball semi final tomorrow, wanna go?

Bill #7558797

Marilyn K. Lincecum level-addict 5/28/2009 11:16:37 PM

Great shot..Congratulations on your POTD!! #7574572

Lee-Anne Shortridge level-addict 8/12/2009 1:08:59 PM

Hi Linda, I know I'm late to the "Congratulations" game, but I just came across your photo. I absolutely LOVE this shot. It's just beautiful. I love that you can even see the wings. Congrats again!
Lee-Anne :-) #7842551

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Exif: F Number: 5.6, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/640 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 100, White balance: Manual white balance, FocalLength: 121.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 40D

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