Houston, We Have Lift Off!

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Houston, We Have Lift Off!

Robert Jensen October 15, 2011

Tammy D. Ferren

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member since: 7/5/2008 That's crazy good, Robert! I love it!
10/6/2011 6:50:32 AM

Carla Capra

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Hi Robert;
Lov'n the title and image. Perfection.
;) CC

10/6/2011 6:51:28 AM

Arthur Bohlmann

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Awsome POV Robert, great macro

10/6/2011 6:58:31 AM

Wendy M. Hansen

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This is frigging hilarious! Incredible shot!

10/6/2011 8:47:32 AM

Michelle Alton

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Breathtaking inflight macro image. WOW!!!

10/6/2011 8:56:33 AM

Dennis Gay

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Macro magic *Robert*!

A delightful insect-in-flight image displaying wonderful clarity and light. Super work man!


10/6/2011 5:01:54 PM

Carol Eade

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Fabulous image and title, Robert.

10/6/2011 7:04:29 PM

Liz Bullock

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Terrific macro! #1415525

Michelle Alton October 15, 2011

I still love it...no idea what you changed but it's spectacular! #9736585

Richard B. Hallick October 15, 2011

I agree with Michelle. Spectacular capture. The clarity and sense of movement are very special. #9736715

Robert Jensen October 15, 2011

Thanks for the comments.

Michelle ... I resubmitted this because it didn't get an Editor's Pick the first time around, so thought I would try again. #9737164

Debbie Bray October 15, 2011

Better luck with it, Robert! It really grabbed my eye right from the beginning!! #9737341

Gina M. Savage October 15, 2011

Incredible capture...I was stunned to read it did not receive an EP the first time around. It is a winner in my book. #9737409

Linda D. Lester level-deluxe October 16, 2011

The people that pick ep's where just asleep when this one went by!
Awesome capture and I think we should see it again! #9738289

David M. Montero October 16, 2011

I don't understand why it didn't receive an EP the first time. It's an awesome capture with such clarity and comp. It's a winner in my book Robert! #9738883

Orsi October 21, 2011

Just LOVE it!!Awesome shot,Robert!! #9753351

Cathy Barrows November 16, 2011

Congrats on your finalist...fab #9808667

Chris Budny level-deluxe November 16, 2011

Amazing capture, Robert... Congratulations--so glad you resub'd it! #9809108

Phyllis H. Burchett November 16, 2011

Congrats on this awesome finalist Robert! #9809668

November 16, 2011

Great capture. I love the separation between the insect and the flower and the blurring of the wings. #9810861

Patti Coblentz November 16, 2011

Hilarious and appropriate title, Robert! Fantastic macro...congratulations on your finalist! #9811211

Renee Doyle level-classic November 16, 2011

Amazing capture Robert!!!! Congratulations!, #9811271

Nadia Paul November 17, 2011

Congrats on your awesome finalist Robert! #9811915

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic November 17, 2011

Glad you resubbed, Bob. Huge CONGRATZ and good luck up next!

UB. #9812033

Lisa J. Boulden level-classic November 17, 2011

Love this, Robert!
The pose and clarity are fantastic!
A delightful finalist!
~♥~Lisa #9812308

Patricia A. Casey level-deluxe November 17, 2011

Wow...cool capture Robert! Congrats on FINALIST...and all the best in the next round! =^..^= #9812918

JO ANN CLEVELAND November 17, 2011

Congratulations on your awesome Finalist Robert! I love this..

jo ann c. #9813651

Carla Capra level-classic November 17, 2011

This is such an outstanding image.
;) CC #9813821

Chris Budny level-deluxe November 17, 2011

Congratulations once more, Robert! #9813928

Debbie Bray November 17, 2011

It will go further, I am sure! Congrats Robert on your finalist! #9814208

Patti Coblentz November 17, 2011

Congratulations on this outstanding gold place winner, Robert!! Love this image! #9814219

Patricia A. Casey level-deluxe November 17, 2011

And here's the next round! Gold....Congratulations Robert on this wonderful capture..... #9814330

Courtenay Vanderbilt November 17, 2011

Super Congrats, Bob! Fabulous Winner! #9814412

Ellen Hodges level-deluxe November 17, 2011

Super Congrats on a fabulous winner, Robert!!! #9814475

Cindy Bendush level-classic November 17, 2011

Awesome capture Robert! Congrats on your gold! #9814683

Amy M. Wilson November 17, 2011

Congratulations on your sensational Gold winner, Robert!!! #9814839

Carol Eade level-addict November 17, 2011

Fabulous gold winner, congratulations, Robert! #9814871

Renee Doyle level-classic November 18, 2011

Big Congratulations on this wonderful winner Robert!! #9815713

Phyllis H. Burchett November 18, 2011

Congrats on this awesome winner Robert! #9816674

David M. Montero November 18, 2011

It takes talent to be able to capture a shot like this and get it right. I am in awe. Congratulations on scoring gold Robert! #9817453

Lisa J. Boulden level-classic November 18, 2011

Big congratulations, Robert!
Fantastic winner!
~♥~ #9817992

Katherine Kuhn level-classic November 19, 2011

Love your title! Amazing capture with wonderful detail! Congratulations on your winner!

JO ANN CLEVELAND November 19, 2011

Big Congratulations on this awesome Gold 2nd Place Winner Robert ... fantastic!!!

jo ann c.

Nadia Paul November 24, 2011

Congrats on your wonderful winner Robert! #9828170

Orsi November 27, 2011

Big Congratulations,Robert!!! #9833443

Merna L. Nobile December 01, 2011

You’re the kind of person who makes the world a better, brighter place…You worked hard for this, you made it happen, and you have a right to be proud. So enjoy these satisfying moments; you deserve every one! Merna

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Resubmittal: Assassin fly, "Mallophorina sp.", and buckwheat blossoms - Lancaster, California (Mojave Desert)

Exif: Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/180 seconds, Flash: did not fire., ISO: 100, White balance: Auto white balance, Model: FinePix S3Pro

Uploaded on October 15, 2011

BetterPhoto.com All Time Best Photo Contest Editor's Pick BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner

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