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The Heart of the Iris


 

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The Heart of the Iris
The Heart of the Iris

Linda D. Lester

 
 
 
emptynestphotos.com - Agnes Fegan

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The perfect title ... beautiful details and colors Linda!


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May 22, 2012

 
- Dayna Cain

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  This definitely has that "WOW" factor! Bright, bold and beautiful!!!


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May 22, 2012

 
- Mary Beth Aiello

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  Stunningly gorgeous, Linda, and the title is perfect.


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May 22, 2012

 
- Lindley Johnson

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  Gorgeous, Linda! Stunning light, color, and composition.


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May 22, 2012

 
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  This is so beautiful, Linda...like a Georgia O'Keeffe painting!
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May 22, 2012

 
countryimpressions.net - Tammy M. Anderson

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  Gorgeous details and colors, Linda.


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May 22, 2012

 
rainfire1.com

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  Looks like a winner.Beautiful capture Linda


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May 22, 2012

 
- Usman M. Bajwa

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  Looks like a winner. Stunning clarity and details, Linda!!!

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May 22, 2012

 

Liz blahh
  Beautifully awesome!


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May 22, 2012

 

Shirley A. Kinney
  Gorgeous, Linda.


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May 22, 2012

 
southernexposuresbycarol.com

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  Just beautiful, Linda!


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May 22, 2012

 
lesliesphotographs.com - Leslie McLain

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  Stunning capture and details, Linda.


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May 22, 2012

 

David Phalen
  Spectacular colors, details and title!!


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May 22, 2012

 

David M. Montero
  Love the way you filled the frame with this Iris. Great colors and detail. Wonderful capture Linda! A fav for me.


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May 22, 2012

 
- R. J. Laudenbacher

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  I LOVE your comp on this and the details are fabulous. One of the most beautiful florals I have ever seen.


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May 22, 2012

 
Stefania-barbier.com - Stefania Barbier

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  beautiful macro Linda... well done!


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May 23, 2012

 
- Renee Doyle

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  I can tell you are lovin that Mark III :-)
Awesome full frame of colour and detail Linda!


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May 23, 2012

 
marilyncornwell.com

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  A beautiful art image, Linda!


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May 23, 2012

 
- Shelly A. Van Camp

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  Very Pretty, Linda!


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May 23, 2012

 
- Claudia Kuhn

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  Gorgeous macro Linda


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May 23, 2012

 

Nancy Marie Ricketts
  A work of beauty and great artistry, Linda!


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May 23, 2012

 
- Kerry Penn

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  I find irises to be so hard to photograph. You have done it perfectly. This is just stunning!


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May 27, 2012

 
chrisbudny.com

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  Fantastic capture, Linda; I love the punch of blue amidst the whites.


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June 06, 2012

 
springcreekphotoart.com - Danny B. Head

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  Got my atttention! Nice!


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June 06, 2012

 
randy-dinkins-photography.com

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  Very cool color pop!! Great shot!


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June 10, 2012

 
- Kathy Salerni

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  Huge congrats on your awesome Finalist and good luck in the next round, Linda!


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June 18, 2012

 

Julianne Bradford
  Gorgeous finalist Linda..congratulations!


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June 18, 2012

 
rainfire1.com

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  WTG!Big Congratulations,Linda!


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June 18, 2012

 
- frank w. degenhardt

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  So gorgeous. Congratulations on this Finalist dear friend.


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June 18, 2012

 
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  Glorious finalist Linda. Love this so much, congrats!


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June 18, 2012

 

Lorna Shutter
  Woo Hoo!!! CONGRATULATIONS on your Finalist Award for this BEAUTIFUL image, Linda!!!!! WTG!!! :)

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June 18, 2012

 
- Linda A. Braddock

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  Congratulations, Linda, this is Gorgeous!


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June 18, 2012

 
springcreekphotoart.com - Danny B. Head

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  This one really got my attention! congrats!


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June 18, 2012

 
lesliesphotographs.com - Leslie McLain

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  Congrats on a beautiful finalist, Linda.


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June 18, 2012

 

Nancy Marie Ricketts
  Congratulations on this superb Finalist-very worthy of a GOLD badge!!


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June 18, 2012

 

Phyllis H. Burchett
  Congrats Linda!


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June 18, 2012

 

Anita Hogue
  So gorgeous!
I've been thinking of you1 CONGRATULATIONS!!!


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June 18, 2012

 
- Patrick Rouzes

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  Congrats Linda!


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June 18, 2012

 
- Lindley Johnson

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  Congratulations on your stunning finalist, Linda. Love this image!


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June 18, 2012

 

Don Christiana
  Linda, Congrats on your beautiful FINALIST.


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June 18, 2012

 
Stefania-barbier.com - Stefania Barbier

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  gorgeous macro Linda... congratulations on your finalist!!!


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June 18, 2012

 

Anita Hogue
  Gorgeous colors! Congratulations!


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June 19, 2012

 
chrisbudny.com

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  Congratulations, Linda; just beautiful!


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June 19, 2012

 

Debra R. Harder
  This is perfect in every way! You are the flower master! Huge congrats on your beautiful finalist...Sally (lol!)


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June 19, 2012

 

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  amazing close-up and detail!


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June 19, 2012

 
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  Congratulations Linda on this fabulous finalist.


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June 19, 2012

 

JO ANN CLEVELAND
  Fannnn....tastic! Congratulations on this wonderful finalist Linda!

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June 19, 2012

 
- Ken Smith

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  You now set the standard for flower photography..another beauty and congrats again, Ms Lester!!


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June 19, 2012

 

Tarun Bose
  Congrats Linda, for your finalist image.


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June 19, 2012

 
- Darren K. Fisher

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  This is really awesome Linda. Congratulations on your win.


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June 20, 2012

 

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna
  WTG on your fabulous May 2012 winner, Linda! :-) k


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June 20, 2012

 

Neal D. Hatcher
  CONGRATULATIONS ON YOUR WELL DESERVED GOLD


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June 20, 2012

 
- Ken Smith

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  Excellent, Linda...beautiful shot..and congrats on the gold!


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June 20, 2012

 

JO ANN CLEVELAND
  Big congratulations on this awesome 2nd Place Gold Winner Linda!

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June 20, 2012

 
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  Congrats on your gorgeous winner, Linda!


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June 20, 2012

 
chrisbudny.com

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  Congratulations, Linda!
Seeya soon!


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June 20, 2012

 

Cheryl Schneider
  Absolutely marvelous! Congrats, Linda.


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June 20, 2012

 

Janet Fikar
  Wow, so beautiful. I love the depth and texture. This is perfect!!


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June 20, 2012

 
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  Beautiful! Congrats on your win, Linda!


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June 20, 2012

 

Lorna Shutter
  All right!!! CONGRATULATIONS on your 2nd Place Win, Linda!!!!! WTG!!! :)
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June 20, 2012

 
- Renee Doyle

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  LOVE this girl!!!!!!! So happy to see gold on one of your zillions of awesome flower shots!


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June 20, 2012

 
- frank w. degenhardt

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  This floral beauty got you in the Winners Circle dear friend. So gorgeous. Congratulations, way to go.


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June 20, 2012

 
- Lindley Johnson

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  Congratulations on your stunning winner, Linda!


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June 20, 2012

 
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  Not surprised to see the Gold badge on this one Linda. Huge Congratulations.


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June 20, 2012

 

Debra R. Harder
  Huge congratulations, Linda, on your BEAUTIFUL GOLD WINNER!!


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June 20, 2012

 
- Claudia Kuhn

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  A beautiful winner Linda, congrats!


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June 20, 2012

 

Nancy Marie Ricketts
  Congratulations, Linda, on this superb winning shot!


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June 20, 2012

 

Tarun Bose
  Congrats Linda for your winner.


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June 20, 2012

 
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  Huge congrats on a fabulous and gorgeous winner, Linda!!!


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June 20, 2012

 

Wanda Knoss
  Congratulations Linda. Beautiful Image!


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June 20, 2012

 
Stefania-barbier.com - Stefania Barbier

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  gorgeous win Linda, huge congrats!!!


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June 21, 2012

 

Mary Timman
  Congratulations Linda on your stunning winner!


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June 21, 2012

 
lesliesphotographs.com - Leslie McLain

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  Congrats on a beautiful winner, Linda.


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June 21, 2012

 

Anita Hogue
  Congratulations on your beautiful winner Linda! Love those colors and details!


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June 21, 2012

 
- Christine Czernin

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  A real beauty, Linda.
Congratulations on your gold win.


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June 21, 2012

 
- Gail Vitikacs

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  Super congratulations on the GOLD Linda! I hope we offer some opportunities in DC for more GOLD!!!! Yahoo!


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June 21, 2012

 

David Phalen
  BIG Congrats on a beautiful Winner!!


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June 21, 2012

 
- R. J. Laudenbacher

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  WTG, Linda. A big congratulations to you on this beautiful winner!


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June 21, 2012

 
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  Congratulations on your beautiful winner, Linda!


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June 21, 2012

 

Phyllis H. Burchett
  Congrats Linda!


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June 21, 2012

 

David M. Montero
  I lve the way you filled the frame with this beautiful flower. The colors are awesome. Congratulations on your gold medal Linda!


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June 23, 2012

 
- Cindy Bendush

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  Beautifully finished! Congratulations on your win Linda!


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June 24, 2012

 
- Shelly A. Van Camp

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  Congrats on this beauty!


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June 25, 2012

 
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  Big congrats, WTG!!!


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June 25, 2012

 

Stephen Zacker
  Beautiful. Congratulations


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June 26, 2012

 

Boyd L. Alexander
  Awesome work, my friend! Congratulations on this beautiful gold winner!


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June 26, 2012

 

Katarina Mansson
  Pure art. Congratulations on your beautiful winner Linda!


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June 27, 2012

 

Merna L. Nobile
  Do what you love, and it will make your soul rich. CONGRATULATIONS, for being an award winner for the month of May, 2012. Merna


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June 27, 2012

 
- Shawn Jennings

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  Very nice! Congratulations on your win, Linda!


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June 28, 2012

 

Sharon Sawyer
  Linda, HUGE congratulations on your glorious and well deserved SECOND PLACE WIN!!!


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June 30, 2012

 
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