Uploaded: March 27, 2006


flower in first spring rain
105mm macro sigma


John Matthews March 27, 2006

great shot - nice capture of the rain.

Leanne M.E. Boyd March 27, 2006

Mouth dropping to the key board wowiinnggggg!!!!!!!!!!!! Excellent shot Dean! #2582051

Jessica Jenney March 27, 2006

What a stunner Dean!!! #2582256

Janine Russell level-deluxe March 27, 2006

Dean, excellent colors, detail, lighting and clarity. #2582360

Kerby Pfrangle level-classic March 28, 2006

I am sure this will be back to visit us again, Dean.

This floral has lots of character from wonderful rich lighting to the added droplet almost like rain. WOW...I love this Dean.

Kerby #2586121

Corinne M. Thompson April 01, 2006

This image has wonderful colors, clarity and details...fantastic capture! #2598316

Lorri Shane April 25, 2006

Wow, Dean--how beautiful is this!! Amazing color and capture of falling rain. Congrats and good luck. Lorri #2686688

Beth Christman April 25, 2006

Wow Dan, you caught the moment with this one! Congrat's!! #2688522

Shawn Jennings level-classic April 26, 2006

Beautiful image Dean! Great clarity, exposure and DOF. Congratulations on your finalist!!! #2693033

Kerby Pfrangle level-classic April 26, 2006


I knew this would be a finalist. Absolutely beautiful.

Best of luck to you in the following round.

Kerby #2693076

Leanne M.E. Boyd April 26, 2006

Congratulations Dean! This is a beautiful finalist! #2693365

SANJOY PRAMANIK April 27, 2006

Congrats Dean, It will be a winer. Real time capture makes it different from the others. #2697091

Corinne M. Thompson April 27, 2006

Congratulations on your Finalist! #2697139

Kerby Pfrangle level-classic April 28, 2006

Congratulations on your second place winner. Absolutely beautiful. Kerby #2702635

Jessica Jenney April 28, 2006

What a gorgeous image, Dean! Congratulations on this winning image! #2703010

Dean Bertoncelj April 28, 2006

Tnx very much for your comments!! #2703990

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-deluxe April 28, 2006

Congratulations on your win! #2704106

SANJOY PRAMANIK April 29, 2006

Congratulation, Dean; I have anticipated correctly. #2704704

Dean Bertoncelj April 29, 2006

to SANJOY P. ... that makes both of us happy ;o) #2704764

Margot Petrowski April 29, 2006

I'm a big fan of your work...this is an awesome shot!!! Congrats on this winner!!! #2706186

Corinne M. Thompson April 29, 2006

Congrats on receiving Second Place! #2706606

May 01, 2006

outstanding details and colours dean, congrats ! u deserve it. #2713437

Cathy M. Gromball May 02, 2006

Congratulations on your Second Place win, Dean! Beautiful!

Cathy :) #2716481

Leanne M.E. Boyd May 03, 2006

Gorgeous photo, Dean. Congratulations on your win! #2720222

Nemil B. Chabebe May 04, 2006

Amazing colors, composition and details, well deserved prize, congratulations!!!!! #2726172

May 06, 2006

No words can do this photo justice. I am in awe!! I have so much to learn!!! #2732739

Joanna Lukrecja Redesiuk May 11, 2006

excellent #2749532

Jennifer L. Skrutsky May 13, 2006

that shot is absolutely amazing #2761257

Ruth Robbins level-classic May 19, 2006

This is fabulous. #2787233

David P. Breeden July 08, 2006

wow this is great I like the color and cropping. this is excelent. I would really like to be able to shoot somthing like this.
great job #3001597

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