Empty Leaf on Blue

© Mary N C. Taitt

Empty Leaf on Blue

Uploaded: January 07, 2006 07:17:47


Winter does strange things to leaves--it transforms them to skeletons!


LISA L. HOWARD January 07, 2006

What a great shot. The vivid blue in the background makes it even more striking. #370687

Barbara Helgason January 07, 2006

Wow, beautiful Mary!! #2262129

William C. Raco level-classic January 07, 2006

Wonderful detail, texture, patterns and color
Very well done, Mary!

Bill #2262237

Rakesh Syal level-classic January 07, 2006

Awesome macro and hues of blues, Mary!! #2262420

Colette M. Metcalf January 07, 2006

Beautiful image and detail, Mary!! #2262425

Amalia Sylvia Arriaga Salinas level-classic January 07, 2006

Very pretty Mary! I love the blue color,
Amalia #2262759

Terry L. Ellis level-classic January 07, 2006

Beautifully captured, Mary! Vivid color and wonderful composition! #2263331

Ellen L. Zaslaw January 07, 2006

Striking ! #2263358

Laura Clay-Ballard January 07, 2006

superb work!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! #2263424

Janine Russell level-deluxe January 07, 2006

Mary, excellent detail and color. #2263717

Mary N C. Taitt January 09, 2006

Thank you Lisa, Barbara, William, Rakesh, Colette, Amalia, Terry, Ellen, Laura and Janine for your very kind comments and attention. Mary :-) #2268159

Sergio La Spina January 09, 2006

Fantastic shot Mary!!! I like the color and designe !!! well done #2268263

Goshka G. January 09, 2006

Love these very cool blues, Mary! #2268677

Jenny Bosmans January 09, 2006

What a fantastic idea and image, Mary!! Superb!! #2268849

Kate Jackson January 09, 2006

Brilliant!!! Just the job!!! Wonderful blue and great detail! #2269111

Tammy Scott level-classic January 09, 2006

I don't know how I missed this one! This is just gorgeous! I think this is one we will be seeing again! #2270032

Kaye Burazin January 10, 2006

understated and simple but soooo gorgeous Mary, hope to see this one again. #2272152

Nobu Nagase January 10, 2006

Beautiful capture!
Great presentation of the nature's amazing process. #2272315

Susie Peek-Swint January 10, 2006

Great shot and detail Mary ~ a creative idea for this month's theme! #2273668

Fax Sinclair level-deluxe February 21, 2006

Wow! This is fabulous! Congrats! #2444480

Ray Clarke February 21, 2006

Congratulations Mary #2444580

Kate Jackson February 21, 2006

Congratulations Mary! Wheee hee!! #2445615

Jill Flynn February 21, 2006

Congratulations on your finalist Mary! Fantastic image! #2445786

Life Expressions February 21, 2006

Congratulations on your amazing finalist Mary! #2446010

Wayne T. Fisk February 21, 2006

This is fabulous! Congrats! What a fantastic idea!
Wayne #2446485

Carla Metzler February 21, 2006

Congratulations, Mary! #2446510

Stan Lubach February 21, 2006

Congrats, Mary! #2446556

Jesus M. Salazar February 21, 2006

Congratulations Mary!!!! #2446567

Deborah Sandidge February 21, 2006

Gorgeous composition, Mary - congratulations! #2446579

Kay Beausoleil February 21, 2006

You did so much with so little -- congratulations on your finalist, Mary! #2446795

Cathy M. Gromball February 21, 2006

Congratulations on this wonderful finalist, Mary!

Cathy :) #2446870

Milan Banik February 21, 2006

Mary congratulationson this,great work! #2446914

Shelly A. Van Camp level-classic February 21, 2006

Congrats..this is beautiful!!! #2447310

Terry L. Ellis level-classic February 21, 2006

Wonderful finalist, Mary! Huge congratulations! #2449660

Corinne M. Thompson February 21, 2006

And you transformed a skeleton into a work of art....Congrats :) #2450773

Rakesh Syal level-classic February 23, 2006

WOW!!!!! Great win here!!! Congratulations!!! #2458624

Emile Abbott level-deluxe February 23, 2006

Gosh Mary I have a lot of catching up to do. Congratulation on this excellent transformation. I always enjoy visiting your site. #2459203

William Johnson February 24, 2006

I love the simplicity of this shot Mary, very effective , Bill #2462496

William Johnson February 24, 2006

I love the simplicity of this shot Mary, very effective , Bill #2462497

Nan Fischer February 27, 2006

Beautiful shot, Mary! The color is striking, and the comp is wonderfully simple. Congratulations on your finalist award! #2476964

Mary N C. Taitt February 28, 2006

Thank you Sergio, Goshka, Jenny, Kate, Tamm, Kaye, Nobi, Susie, Fax, Ray & Audrey, Kate (again), Jill, Kevin, Robin, Wayne, Carla, Stan, Jesus, Deborah, Kaye, Cathy, Milan, Shelly, Terry, Corinne, Rakesh, Emile, Bill and Nan for your kind and consdierate and generous comments! mary :-D

Hope I got everyone, if not, I apologize and thank you, too! :-D #2479660

Darryl Wilkinson March 12, 2006

Belated congratulations on this unique capture and transformation finalist, Mary! Great work! #2525735

Mary N C. Taitt March 13, 2006

Thanks, Darryl! I really appreciate it! Mary :-) #2527752

RC Fritz May 16, 2006

F A B U L O U S !! #2770501

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