Uploaded: July 25, 2009 10:19:07


Taken in Ashford near Mt. Rainier, WA.

Exif: F Number: 3.5, Exposure Bias Value: -0.33, ExposureTime: 1/100 seconds, Flash: did not fire., ISO: 200, White balance: Manual white balance, FocalLength: 190.00 mm, Model: NIKON D300


Beverley Scott July 29, 2009

Absolutely gorgeous, Deb!!! Composition, textures, subject, ..... just perfect! I'll have to find out how you do such wonderful textures sometime! Bev #1160696

Leslie McLain level-deluxe July 29, 2009

Beautiful colors, textures, background and comp, Deb. #7793618

Judy V. Kennamer level-classic July 29, 2009


Carol L. Fowler July 29, 2009

Wonderful textures and colors #7795562

Valentin M. Armianu July 29, 2009

Just beautiful!!! #7795663

Max Aureli July 30, 2009

Great delicate composition, Debra!! Really elegant!! #7796064

Kathleen Rinker July 30, 2009

Wonderful image Deb, love your comp, color and the texture, great work!! #7796073

John Benway July 30, 2009

Just beautiful Deb, it really keeps me staring, and that is a good thing.
John #7796128

Shawn Jennings July 30, 2009

Fantastic! I like the work you did on this! #7797592

JO ANN CLEVELAND July 30, 2009

I love the composition, colors and beautiful effects Deb.

jo ann c.

Kara L. Hendricks July 30, 2009

Perfection!!!!!!!!!!!! #7797667

Shelly A. Van Camp level-classic July 30, 2009

Beautiful! #7797727

Susan Fox July 30, 2009

I say ditto to "Perfection"


Renee Doyle July 30, 2009

This is so beautifully presented Deb!!! Gorgeous colours and your texture work is awesome!! #7797899

A P July 30, 2009

We've all been playing with textures lately. Aren't they fun? This is just stunning Deb. Perfectly done. I really love it!! #7798960

Linda D. Lester level-classic July 31, 2009

What a beauty...love the texture!
We must have been thinking alike this day! Love Love Love this!!!! #7799963

ROLAN NARMAN July 31, 2009

Simply gorgeous Debra! Love your work! #7801203

Dianna Murphy July 31, 2009

Beautiful, love the texture. #7801526

Eugenio Diaz August 01, 2009

Beautiful and very interesting flower!
Love the texture and the colors!
Fantastic work!
So well presented!
WTG Deb! #7803318

Stefania Barbier level-addict August 01, 2009

simple and gorgeous Deb!!!! #7805923

Daniella Puente August 03, 2009

LOVE this Deb, so beautiful :)))) #7812719

Tammy Scott August 05, 2009

Gorgeous color and DOF and great effect! #7817888

Tammy Scott August 17, 2009

Beautiful finalist! Congratulations! #7857371

Judy V. Kennamer level-classic August 17, 2009

Congrats on this gorgeous Finalist Deb! I knew this would be a winner!!! #7857435

Valentin M. Armianu August 17, 2009

Congratulations on another astounding Finalist!! Excellent image, Deb! #7857829

JO ANN CLEVELAND August 17, 2009

Big Congratulations on your wonderful finalist Deb! I knew this was a winner too!

jo ann c. #7857893

Lois Adomite August 17, 2009

congratulations #7857950

Amy M. Wilson August 17, 2009

Congratulations on this absolutely GORGEOUS Finalist, Deb! #7858020

Nancyj E. Hovey level-classic August 17, 2009

on your well deserving FINALIST. 8o) #7858143

Max Aureli August 17, 2009

Congratulations my friend for this fantastic Finalist!!!!! :-))) #7858168

Janet Daniel August 17, 2009

Another congrats on this beauty, Deb! #7858272

Carol L. Fowler August 17, 2009

Congrats on this Finalist! #7858285

Leslie McLain level-deluxe August 17, 2009

Congrats on your beautiful finalist, Debra. #7858431

Val Feldman level-deluxe August 17, 2009

Congratulations, Debra, on this stunning Finalist!! WTG!! Val #7858709

ROLAN NARMAN August 17, 2009

Huge Congrats on this gorgeous finalist Debra! #7858718

Mary Beth Aiello level-classic August 17, 2009

The simplicity of this makes it outstanding. So beautiful, Deb. Huge congrats. #7858864

Evy Johansen level-classic August 17, 2009

Huge congratulations on another beautiful finalist, Debra!! #7859835

Val Feldman level-deluxe August 17, 2009

Beautiful, Debra!! Congratulations, again and best of luck in the upcoming rounds!! Val #7859850

Ken Smith level-classic August 17, 2009

Excellent effects on this, Deb. Congrats again! #7859858

Teresa Burnett level-deluxe August 17, 2009

And another huge congratulations on this gorgeous Finalist, Debra!! Best of luck in the next round!! #7860016

Melissa G. Meiselman August 17, 2009

Congratulations on this beautiful finalist, Deb!!! #7860133

Datha Y. Thompson August 17, 2009

Congratulations again!! YGG
Simply Gorgeous!!!! :0) #7860222

Stefania Barbier level-addict August 18, 2009

huge congratulations on your SPECTACULAR finalist!!! #7860744

Linda D. Lester level-classic August 18, 2009

Congratulations.....beautiful! #7861576

Linda Blair August 18, 2009

Congrats again.....sooooo lovely!!!!! #7862017

Jeana Clark August 18, 2009

Fabulous Finalist Deb!!!
Much Deserved Congratulations!!!

~J~ #7862287

Daniella Puente August 18, 2009

CONGRATULATIONS again! love this :)))) #7862312

Eugenio Diaz August 18, 2009

Congratulations on this gorgeous Finalist, Deb! #7862406

A P August 18, 2009

CONGRATULATIONS my friend on this outstanding finalist (and any others if you have them as I don't have time right now I'm away) Best of luck in the next round. It's a winner in my book! #7862585

Marcel J. Fernandez August 18, 2009

Congratulations Debra on your lovely Finalist.

Marcel #7862736

Colleen Farrell August 18, 2009

Gorgeous, Deb! Big congratulations on your finalist! #7863070

Susan M. Campbell August 18, 2009

Way to go! Another fabulous finalist. #7863150

Renee Doyle August 18, 2009

Congratulations on this wonderful finalist Deb!!!! Another favourite for me! #7864042

Agnes Fegan level-deluxe August 18, 2009

Beautiful finalist...congrats Deb! #7864178

Susan Fox August 18, 2009

Congratulations Deb! #7864726

Patrick Rouzes August 18, 2009

CONGRATULATIONS on this incredible finalist, Debra!!! #7864878

Becky J. Parkinson level-deluxe August 18, 2009

Simplicity!! This is just sweet and I love the effects you applied!! Congratulations! #7864985

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic August 18, 2009

Beautiful florals here, WTG. CONGRATS. #7865643

Shawn Jennings August 19, 2009

Well deserved finalist, Deb! Congratulations! #7867074

Smita Pawar August 19, 2009

Congrats again on your finalist! #7868347

Alex T. Mizuno August 19, 2009

Congratulations on your another superb Finalist Deb!! Your comp and presentation are really exquisite! #7868452

Wendy Moghadam August 21, 2009

Big Congratulations on your wonderful finalist!! #7875791

Laurie Daily level-deluxe August 22, 2009

Gorgeous! Congratulations on this beautiful finalist, Debra! #7877179

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