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Your lighting and background add so much to the delicacy of the ferns, Sanjay. This is really lovely!! Well done, as always!


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August 12, 2005

 

Janet Williams
  Yes, I would say that the diagonal comp and framing, along with most especially the lighting and shadow make this most effective. Well done Sanjay!


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August 12, 2005

 
- Dan Holm

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  GORGEOUS color and contrast, Sanjay!! Love the elegant flow of this OUTSTANDING capture! Awesome detail!! Excellent work, as usual!


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August 12, 2005

 
- Kate Jackson

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  Lovely flowing curves. Very delicate capture great framing and love the green against the black!


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August 12, 2005

 

Leanne M.E. Boyd
  The detail is amazing, Sanjay! Excellent macro!


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August 12, 2005

 

Paul E. Earl
  SJ!!! What a terrific composition. The green against the black is terrific. Great lighting!!


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August 12, 2005

 

Jordi Delgado
  That's just perfect, SJ!!! So wonderful colors against that bg and such details...

Gorgeous!!

:-)


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August 12, 2005

 

Pu Chen
  Love that color and texture. Beautiful shot, Sanjay!


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August 12, 2005

 

Dominique Declerck
  WONDERFUL!!!


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August 12, 2005

 

Donna Roberts
  This is perfect, just the right amount of light & shadow against that background.
The fern is a great colour too.
Excellent work my friend - love this.
:-) dddu


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August 12, 2005

 

Judy S. Fung
  Wonderful lighting, detail and composition, Sanjay!!


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Paul Michko
  Simply beautiful, Sanjay.


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August 12, 2005

 
- Kerby Pfrangle

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  Sanjay the rich green against the black makes this image a standout and pop.

WOW...Just lovely.

Kerby


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August 12, 2005

 
PickYourShots.com - Carolyn M. Fletcher

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  Excellent!


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August 12, 2005

 
- Donald K. Cherry

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  Beautiful composition, Sanjay! Very nicely done!!


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August 12, 2005

 

Joline Frazier
  Nice to see you're back to nature for your patterns. This is exquisite.


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August 12, 2005

 

Marsha S. Smith
  The lighting on this is wonderful, SJ. That gorgeous green agains the black bg is beautiful.


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August 12, 2005

 

Bonnie C. Lackey
  You have made this fern look velvety - beautiful work, Sanjay...


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August 12, 2005

 

Paul Sikora
  Sanjay, I took a similar shot not long ago and discarded it. I can see now that I made the right decision. It didn't come close to this one of yours. I eagerly await to get to the skill level you have attained. Magnificent image


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August 12, 2005

 

Kathryn (Love) Scheet
  superb! exceptional image Sanjay!!


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Carla Metzler
  Beautiful contrasting colors, Sanjay! Gorgeous image!


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August 12, 2005

 

Karen Engelbreth
  Just a wonderful image, Sanjay!


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August 12, 2005

 

Joy Rector
  fantastic presentation


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- Shelly A. Van Camp

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  very nice SJ :)


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August 12, 2005

 

Roxanne M. Bubar
  What a beautiful image and effects. You are the master of them.


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- Gail Vitikacs

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  Fabulous ....this is wonderful....


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August 12, 2005

 

Olivia Navarro
  Sanjay, the lighting on this image is absolutely glorious!!! And I LOVE green!!!


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August 12, 2005

 

Michelle Lea Guinn
  Beautiful!!! Well done SJ!!!! mlg~


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August 12, 2005

 

Cathy Barrows
  beautiful lighting


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Deb Holmes-Hatfield
  Beautiful Sanjay, love the lighting and excellent detail!


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August 12, 2005

 

Tammy Nuxoll
  Beautiful Sanjay!! I love the green and Black and the lighting is BEautiful!!! Hope you have a great weekend!!!


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August 12, 2005

 
- Jill Flynn

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  This is SPECTACULAR Sanjay!!! The lighting and detail are out of this world. WINNER ALL THE WAY. I abolutely LOVE THIS!!!!!!


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August 12, 2005

 

Tammy Scott
  Excellent light and detail, SJ!


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August 12, 2005

 

Jenny Bosmans
  OUTSTANDING image, Sanjay!! Love ferns and love this! Fantastic composition and colors!! Excellent!


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August 12, 2005

 

Amanda Price
  Wonderful shot! The green is delicious!


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August 12, 2005

 
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  I agree that the green is delicious. There are many different moods that can be reflected from the color green. In my opinion, this represents growth, and for that, viewers can see hope in the new. Peace, karen


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August 12, 2005

 
- Laurence Saliba

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  Fantastic lighting and colour Sanjay!!!


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Mata Patan
  Excellent clarity!!!


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Elisabeth A. Gay
  Beautiful Sanjay! Wonderful lighting.
Ann


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August 12, 2005

 

Ermanno Radice
  Wonderful contrast between the green and black, superb lighting, SJ!


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August 12, 2005

 

Shirley L. Carpenter
  Wow!! Just beautiful Sanjay!!!


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Roger Bernabo
  Gorgeous and I love the fern plant!


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August 12, 2005

 

Kirsi Bertolini
  Great contrast, perspective and crop! Love the way you framed this!


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August 12, 2005

 

Sandy Landon
  Wonderful image!! Love the lighting!


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Goshka G.
  Excellent capture, SJ, beautifully composed and lit!!!


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August 12, 2005

 
- Claudia Kuhn

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  Beautifully lit Sanjay, love the deep green leaflets!


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August 12, 2005

 

Anderson D. Co
  Nice power shot on this one turning the background into black.


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August 12, 2005

 
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  Beautiful SJ...I love the colors and lighting!!!!


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August 12, 2005

 
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  Oh my gosh, Sanjay, the lighting, detail, and contrasts in this are outstanding!!! Fine comp too!


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August 12, 2005

 
- Evy Johansen

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  Very beautiful, Sanjay! Wonderful light, color and composition!!


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August 12, 2005

 
- Rakesh Syal

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  You have made this ordinary fern a geat one, Sanjay!!! Impeccable!


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August 13, 2005

 
- Terry L. Ellis

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  Stunning, Sanjay!!!!!!! Perfect lighting and details! Really amazing!


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August 13, 2005

 
- Sharon Day

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  Absolutely gorgeous, Sanjay!!! Wonderful details and clarity!


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August 13, 2005

 

Kara L. Hendricks
  Wow oh wow on this Sanjay!! Love that wonderful lighting and even better detail... This is WOW!!!


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August 13, 2005

 

Jill M. Flusemann
  I really like the contrast of the simple dark background to the wonderfully bright and illuminated delicate fern. Great composition as well!


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August 15, 2005

 
- Shelly A. Van Camp

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  Beautiful...Great colors and lighting....love this.


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December 02, 2005

 
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  SJ, excellent color, detail, clarity, textures and lighting.


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November 03, 2006

 

Lynne Morris
  Wow what a beautiful image Sanjay, gorgeous colours, detail and lighting, a perfect entry for the monthly theme!


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November 05, 2006

 

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  Ferns are a beautiful plant. This is a very good photo.


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November 05, 2006

 

Kara L. Hendricks
  OK, every time I see an entry of yours I get excited and think you are posting again... Are You?? This is gorgeous!!!


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November 17, 2006

 

Laura Clay-Ballard
  R U BACK!?
CONGRATS!


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December 29, 2006

 

Mata Patan
  Sometimes you appear again....and that's the result!!!


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December 29, 2006

 
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  SJ, congratulations on your finalist.


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December 29, 2006

 

Milan Banik
  congratulations SJ


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December 29, 2006

 
- Laurence Saliba

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  Congrats SJ!!!!!!!!!!


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December 29, 2006

 

Carla Metzler
  Congratulations, SJ!!! :D


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December 29, 2006

 

Ray Clarke
  Congrats SJ


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December 29, 2006

 

Deborah Sandidge
  Congratulations SJ - very dramatic and beautiful image!


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December 29, 2006

 

Karen Engelbreth
  Congratulations on your finalist, Sanjay!


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December 29, 2006

 

Jenny Bosmans
  This is a great way to see you again, Sanjay! Congratulations on this beautiful Finalist! :)


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December 29, 2006

 
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  Stunning finalist, Sanjay- Congratulations!
-Debby


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December 29, 2006

 

Cheryl E. Molennor
  Beautiful Sanjay. Congratulations


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December 29, 2006

 
- Su Sana E. P

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  LoL. It was me who re-submitted this image as I thought it deserves attention. SJ got a huge surprise and is thanking you all big time. Yes, he's right here wishing you all a very Happy New Year as well.


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December 29, 2006

 
- Su Sana E. P

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  Oops! I almost forgot it. Huge huge Congratulations on your Finalist, Sweetie!! Ummah!!


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December 29, 2006

 

Lorraine A. Cook
  Awesome Finalist, Sanjay! Congratulations and Good Luck in the next round, my friend!<:))

Hi Susana!<:))

Happy New Year!!<:))


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December 29, 2006

 

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  this is a very nice image, the detail in the leaves of the ferns is great


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December 29, 2006

 
- Kay E. Mahoney

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  Congratulations on your finalist. Good luck in the next round.


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December 30, 2006

 
- Terry L. Ellis

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  An excellent finalist, Sanjay! Huge congratulations! So good to see you here! A fabulous surprise for us all!


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December 30, 2006

 

Sam Britt
  Congratulations on this 2nd place winner, Sanjay!


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December 30, 2006

 

Jenny Bosmans
  Well done Susan...and Sanjay too of course! Congratulations on this fantastic Winner and Happy New Year to you and yours! :)


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December 30, 2006

 

RC Fritz
  Congratulations on your WINNER, Sanjay!


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Cheryl E. Molennor
  Congratulations Sanjay to you on this fabulous winner.


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December 30, 2006

 

Paul E. Earl
  Wonderful to see this as a winner, SJ!! A big CONGRATULATIONS!


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December 30, 2006

 

Mary K. Robison
  Take a bow, Susana, on recognizing the potential for a winner here, and re-submitting it for Sanjay.
And a huge CONGRATULATIONS to you, Sanjay! Your win is much deserved!
Happy New Year to both of you!


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December 30, 2006

 
- Jill Flynn

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  Hey Sanjay... congratulations on your WIN! Still miss you and your work .... Happy New Year Sanjay and Susan!


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December 30, 2006

 

Tom Andersen
  Gorgeous image, Sanjay! Congratulations on your win!


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December 30, 2006

 

Darryl Wilkinson
  Sanjay, What a pleasant surprise to see this beautiful image sitting in the winners circle. Congratulations!!
And may you and your sweet wife have a Happy New Year :)


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- Kay E. Mahoney

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  Congratulations on your second place winner.


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- Evy Johansen

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  Big congratulations on your beautiful win, Sanjay! Happy New Year!


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December 30, 2006

 

S J
  The best New Year present that I’ve had in years. I would like to express my sincere gratitude for BP judges for selecting this image, my friends for commenting and sending various messages and finally for my sweetie who insisted on re-submitting this image. Happy New Year to all of you. May you all have a great year. Happy shooting!! CONGRATULATIONS to all the Finalists and Winners as well.


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December 30, 2006

 
- Terry L. Ellis

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  I just missed you, Sanjay! Congratulations on this excellent Second Place Win! So good to hear from you! Happy New Year to you and your sweetie!!!!


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December 30, 2006

 

Carla Metzler
  Congratulations on your win, Sanjay!! It felt good to say that! :)

Happy New Year Sanjay and Susan!


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  Incredible light, incredible texture. Congratulations, Sanjay, and all the best to you both in the new year.


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December 30, 2006

 
- Su Sana E. P

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  Oh dear this truly is a good day of my life. I'm sharing my win with my sweetheart. Congratulations to you, my sweetie. My dear friends, we're the happiest couple of 31st December 2006. LOL.


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December 31, 2006

 
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  Congrats Sanjay, Wish You Happy New Year


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December 31, 2006

 

Ray Clarke
  Congrats Sanjay


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December 31, 2006

 

Lynne Morris
  A huge congratulations on this beautiful win Sanjay.


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December 31, 2006

 

Laura Clay-Ballard
  way to go! congrats! We are looking forward to more from you!


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December 31, 2006

 

Anita Hogue
  WOW, what a delightful surprise! I was going thru the winner's circle and had to take a double take! Congratulations on this beauty, Sanjay!


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December 31, 2006

 

Colette M. Metcalf
  Congratulations!


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December 31, 2006

 

AMALIA Veralli
  A beautiful image! Congratulations on your second place win. Happy New Year.


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December 31, 2006

 

Tarun Bose
  Big congrats on your most deserving winner. Well done Sanjay. Welcome back to BP after a long time.


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December 31, 2006

 
- Monika Sapek

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  Perfect details! Many congratulations on your Second Place Win, Sunjay!
Monika


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December 31, 2006

 

Wally Orlowsky
  Congratulations on this crisp and clear winner, Sanjay!


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December 31, 2006

 

Stanley J. Contrades
  **Hands clapping** This is fabulous and what a way to get into the New Year spirit hearing from Sanjay!! Well done, Susana, and CONGRATULATIONS to the both of you. May your New Year be everything you wish, my dear friends!!
With much Aloha,
Stan


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December 31, 2006

 

Graeme yew Chow
  Congratulations ! I mistaken your photos to your wife. Great work Sanjay.


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December 31, 2006

 
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  Congratulations, Sanjay. Terrific image.


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December 31, 2006

 
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  SJ, congratulations on your Second Place Win.


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December 31, 2006

 
- Rakesh Syal

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  Happy New Year Sanjay and Susan!
Many congratulations on your Second Place Win, Sunjay! Great to see your work, again!!


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January 01, 2007

 

Anne D. Eigen
  How wonderful it is to see your fabulous winner here, Sanjay! Congratulations!!!


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January 01, 2007

 

Wendy Stevenson
  Big Congrats on this gorgeous win SJ!! Happy New Year to you and yours!


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January 01, 2007

 
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  Beautiful image SJ...congratulations on your win!!!:)


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January 01, 2007

 

Vicki Hunt
  Congratulations!


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January 02, 2007

 
- Sharon Day

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  Congratulations, Sanjay!


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January 02, 2007

 

Vladan D. Djordjevic
  Beautiful, beautifil photo! Great LIGHTING, composition, color, details...Congratulations on your Finalist and Happy New Year!!


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January 02, 2007

 

Steve Downen
  Congrats for your beautiful winner!


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January 02, 2007

 

Donna W. Neal
  Congratulations Sanjay on this gorgeous winner


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January 04, 2007

 

Cathy Stancil
  I thought I was dreaming !!! I was just checking the latest wins and BANG !! Your name appeared !! Incredible and what a awesome surprise... This is wonderful and well deserved Sanjay !! I sincerely hope to see more of your art this new year. All my best and again, congratulations!


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January 25, 2007

 
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