Uploaded: August 14, 2007


Dominick M. Dimacale level-addict August 14, 2007

Great image and perspective here Melissa...Dominick #714041

Melissa Malisia August 14, 2007

Thank you Dominick!! :) #4645728

Kevin Nugent level-classic August 14, 2007

A very cool image! I like the color toning too! #4648931

Melissa Malisia August 15, 2007

Thanks Kevin! I really like how this turned out. #4651015

Anna Diederich August 22, 2007

Neat shot Melissa! #4683456

Melissa Malisia August 22, 2007

Thank you very much Anna! :) #4683994

Cesar J. La Rosa August 23, 2007

Wonderful photograph, Melissa!!! Love the tones you've used and those beautiful shadows on the paper. Great textures too. Excellent work!!!
Cesar #4689224

Melissa Malisia August 23, 2007

Hi Cesar, thank you for your comments!

I've visited your gallery and you have so many beautiful images!

Thanks again! :) #4689422

Sherri Gorman August 24, 2007

This is excellent!!!! Love it!!! Great capture!!! #4691738

Melissa Malisia August 24, 2007

Thank you so much Sherri!! :) #4691816

Louise Souchereau August 25, 2007

This is so well done, bravo for your work, excellent picture.

Melissa Malisia August 26, 2007

Thank you Louise!!! :) #4699094

Marta J. Baldwin September 02, 2007

Excellent work on this wonderful image Melissa! I love the color, composition and use of effect. #4736378

Melissa Malisia September 02, 2007

Marta, thank you for commenting. It means a lot to me! Your gallery is wonderful & inspiring! :) #4738080

Patricia Ronan September 04, 2007

Gorgeous image Melissa,love the colour light and composition:) #4746622

Melissa Malisia September 04, 2007

Hi Patricia, thank you so very much!! :) #4746644

Nancy (Peaches) Harker September 06, 2007

Wonderful image here Melissa. Love the tones and comp. Exceptional work for sure! Congrat's on your EFP! #4757015

Melissa Malisia September 06, 2007

Thank you Nancy!! :) #4757692

Heather September 07, 2007

Congrats on the EFP!!! This is Such a Creative Idea!!! :) #4761713

Melissa Malisia September 07, 2007

Thank you, Heather!

This is my favorite non-floral, non-insect photo!! :) #4762203

Colleen Farrell September 21, 2007

Terrific macro! Glad to see your fave got a finalist--big congrats, Melissa! #4821824

Anna Diederich September 21, 2007

Awesome shot! Big congrats on your finalist, Melissa! #4823483

Marta J. Baldwin September 21, 2007

Congratulations on this wonderful finalist Melissa!!! #4823907

Melissa Malisia September 21, 2007

Thank you Colleen, Anna & Marta!!

I'm thrilled! This is my first Finalist!! #4824226

Sam Britt September 21, 2007

Congratulations Melissa! #4824439

Melissa Malisia September 22, 2007

Thank you so much Sam!! #4826995

Brinn MacDougall September 22, 2007

Way to go, Melissa..good luck in the next round!! #4827629

Robert R. Goodman September 22, 2007

Big Congratulation,Melissa.Beautiful capture!!!!!! #4827904

Melissa Malisia September 22, 2007

Thank you so much Brinn & Robert!! #4828666

Patricia Ronan September 22, 2007

Congrats on your first finalist Melissa:) #4828885

Sam Britt September 24, 2007

Congratulations on this winner, Melissa! #4838526

Lisa J. Boulden level-classic September 24, 2007

Congratulations, Melissa!
Wonderful and unique winner!
--Lisa #4839255

Melissa Malisia September 24, 2007

Thank you sooo much Patricia, Sam, Melissa & Lisa!! #4839488

Nancy (Peaches) Harker September 24, 2007

BIG congrat's on your beautiful second place win!!!
Peaches #4839618

Melissa Malisia September 24, 2007

Thank you soooo much, Peaches!! #4839629

Mary K. Robison September 24, 2007

CONGRATULATIONS to you, Melissa, on your well-earned Win! #4840504

Kay E. Mahoney level-classic September 24, 2007

Congratulations on your second place winner. #4841045

Colleen Farrell September 24, 2007

WTG, Melissa! This is such a well-deserved win--BIG Congrats to you! #4841487

Tarun Bose September 25, 2007

Big congrats Melissa for your second prize winner. #4842470

Melissa Malisia September 25, 2007

Thank you so much Mary, Kay, Colleen & Tarun!!! I appreciate your comments!! #4843494

Daniella Puente September 25, 2007

Wow, you did fantastic with this composition! never imagine that the radial blur touch has so great effect :) WONDERFUL winner, congrats!!! #4843761

Melissa Malisia September 25, 2007

Thank you so much Daniella!!! #4844703

Patricia Ronan September 25, 2007

Congrats on your win with this lovely image Melissa:) #4845378

RC Fritz September 25, 2007

Terrific macro, Melissa. Congratulations! #4845670

Melissa Malisia September 25, 2007

Thank you so much Patricia & RC!!! #4845785

Datha Y. Thompson September 27, 2007

BEAUTIFUL!!! Love the light and shadows Melissa!! Congratulations to you :0) #4852387

Debra Booth September 29, 2007

Great shot, Melissa! Congrats on your win! #4860552

Melissa Malisia September 29, 2007

Thank you so much Datha!!

Thank you Debra!! I appreciate your comments!! #4860872

Janine Russell level-deluxe September 29, 2007

Melissa, very nice tones, lighting and selective focus; big congratulations on your Second Place Win! #4861689

Melissa Malisia September 29, 2007

Thank you so much Janine!!! #4862085

Holly Shao October 02, 2007

Really wonderful image, tones, and effects! Congratulations on your Win, Melissa!

Holly #4873168

Melissa Malisia October 02, 2007

Thank you Holly!!! :) #4873177

Jessica Jenney October 04, 2007

How did I miss this beauty! Congratulations, Melissa on this wonderful win! #4883312

Melissa Malisia October 04, 2007

Thank you so much, Jessica!! I appreciate your comment!! :) #4883324

Donna La Mattino Pagakis October 20, 2007

Hi Melissa, a big congratulations on your WIN!! Beautiful lighting and design!! Way to go!! #4953579

Melissa Malisia October 20, 2007

Thank you so much Donna!! :) #4953951

Jillian Danielson October 23, 2007

I just saw this photo,, VERY COOL!!!!! #4968412

Alex Hoch October 23, 2007

congratulations on your secon place, great photo!!! #4969243

Melissa Malisia October 24, 2007

Thank you so much, Jillian & Alex!! #4971120

Hazel H. Cromer October 24, 2007

Well deserved win. Awesome creativity. So many live their lives with the most important feeling left unspoken or "unwritten." Love this photo! #4972985

Melissa Malisia October 24, 2007

Thank you Hazel!! I agree about not leaving words unspoken to people you love... (the inspiration behind this one)

:) #4973441

Lisa J. Boulden level-classic December 02, 2007

Wonderful, thought-provoking image, Melissa!
Congratulations on thi fine winner!
--Lisa #5161873

Melissa Malisia December 03, 2007

Thank you so much Lisa!!! :) #5162971

paola A. Jofre February 09, 2008

Great perspective Melissa!! Congratulations!! #5468291

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