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Desert Gold


 
BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner   Desert Gold
Desert Gold

The beautiful flowering bloom of the Prickley Pear Cactus

Sonoran Desert - Tucson, Arizona (D&M) Nikon CoolPix S6 (Canon camera info below was entered in error)

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Beautiful macro, color and fantastic detail, Jeff!!


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June 04, 2008

 
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  This is one beatiful bloom Jeff. Colors are delicious. Peace, karen


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June 04, 2008

 

Aimee S. McMaster
  ....excellent macro jeff....awesome color and detail..Aimee


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Bill Wyatt
  Terrific selective details and clarity. I love the light as well!


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June 04, 2008

 

Margaret R. Barry
  Fantastic macro, Jeff. Beautiful colors. lighting and detail!


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June 04, 2008

 

Michael Khoury
  an intimate presentation of this beautiful flower Jeff !
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June 04, 2008

 
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  Love the color and the nice "squiggly" details !


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June 04, 2008

 
- Gail Vitikacs

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  You certainly nailed this beauty Jeff...it is awesome!


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  stunning!


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Eugenio Diaz
  BEautiful Macro...lovely floral...great color and clarity!


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June 04, 2008

 

Erin Appelbaum
  Magnificent macro Jeff. Awesome color and details. Peter


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June 04, 2008

 

Jack B. Young
  Great color and use of DOF Jeff!!


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June 04, 2008

 
- Nadine A. Lewis

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  OUTSTANDING in EVERYWAY, Jeff!!! I LOVE THIS!!!!! <><


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June 04, 2008

 
- Kirsten Kiki Kjaer

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  WOW!!! What a BEAUTY, Jeff. Outstanding colors and details. GRETA POV. I've always wanted to see the desert in bloom. LOVE this one!!!


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June 04, 2008

 
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  Beautiful details and dof, Jeff!!


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June 04, 2008

 

Jeana Clark
 
This is Gorgeous Jeff!!!
Beautiful color..excellent details..
terrific clarity...AWESOME!!!

~J~


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June 04, 2008

 

Kathy L. Clark
  Very beautiful Jeff. I have been trying to shoot some of these, but alas they just keep getting blow out. Yours is fabulous.


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June 04, 2008

 
- Kate Jackson

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  Amazing bloom Jeff! I don't suppose you see these too often. Fantastic capture!


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June 04, 2008

 

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna
  GORGEOUS, Jeff!!!!! The colors are out of this world and the details are fantastic!!!!!! ♫ k


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June 04, 2008

 

Jessica Jenney
  Terrific macro, Jeff! Beautiful color, detail and softness!


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June 04, 2008

 

Mike Clime
  Really cool colors and awesome details, Jeff!


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June 04, 2008

 

Melissa G. Meiselman
  Awesome macro with vivid color, fine detail and great lighting, Jeff!!!


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June 04, 2008

 
- Ujjwal Mukherjee

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  Gorgeous colour in this terrific close up with wonderful details,Jeff!


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June 04, 2008

 

Tiia Vissak
  very beautiful!


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June 04, 2008

 
- Claudia Kuhn

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  Beautiful desert bloom Jeff, love the color.


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June 04, 2008

 

Corinne M. Thompson
  Lovely colors and capture!


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June 04, 2008

 

Stephen Zacker
  Like the detail and colors. Great macro


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June 04, 2008

 

Lorraine A. Cook
  I recentlyy purchased two flowering cactus for the sunroom, Jeff!!!

Gorgeous color and detail in the beautiful flower, My Friend!<:))


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June 04, 2008

 
- Patrick Rouzes

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  Now that is macro!!! Exceptional colors, detail, focus, clarity, beauty & presentation here, Jeff!!! Spectacular work again,my friend!!!


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June 04, 2008

 

Kimi A. Phillips
  Love the vibrant cactus flowers! Gorgeous!:)


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Anita Hogue
  Gorgeous, Jeff!


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June 04, 2008

 
- Guy D. Biechele

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  Beautiful color, Jeff.


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June 04, 2008

 

Alan L. Borror
  Beautiful and vibrant image, Jeff!


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June 04, 2008

 
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  Very nice image, Jeff!


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June 04, 2008

 

Kathleen Rinker
  Awesome closeup Jeff, love the color, fabulous image!!


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June 04, 2008

 

Ken Jarvis
  Great colour and very SHARP, Jeff! I mean prickley.... great capture.


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June 04, 2008

 
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  WoW...what a full frame of great color and detail, Jeff...I have never seen one of these up close and personal! Great macro!!!


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June 04, 2008

 
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  Amazing cactus flower photo. Simply beautiful.


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- Ken Smith

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  Superb, Jeff...I echo what everyone else has said!


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- Nancy L. Green

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  Outstanding capture Jeff, they are so beautiful, and you have captured this one beautifully!! <><


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June 04, 2008

 

Sam Britt
  Beautiful color, great details & selective focus, Jeff.


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Michael Umbreit
  Jeff - Beautiful details!! - Mike


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  Beautiful colors and great composition and clarity, Jeff!


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- Evy Johansen

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  Gorgeous, Jeff!! Wonderful color!


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  Thank You Very Much!! Jeff


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June 05, 2008

 

Ray Thoms
  Very nicely done Jeff.....


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June 05, 2008

 
- Janet Daniel

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  Elegant blossom image, Jeff!


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June 05, 2008

 

Shannon D. Miller
  This is GORGEOUS Jeff, what a lovely capture! AMAZING detail, light and color! Shannon~


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  Fabulous macro Jeff!!


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- Amalia Sylvia Arriaga Salinas

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  Beautiful details and colors Jeff!,
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- Terry L. Ellis

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  An exciting macro, Jeff! The DOF, color and details are wonderful.


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June 05, 2008

 

Roxanne M. Bubar
  Spectacular details, clarity and image.


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David Phalen
  Awesome colors and details in this wonderful macro!!


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June 05, 2008

 

Rajeev 270293 Kashyap
  Fantastic macro work Jeff. ! Well done


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June 05, 2008

 

Laura L. Gonzales
  OUTSTANDING Jeff!!! Beautiful details and color!! Love the pollen!! Great job. Laura


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June 05, 2008

 

Charlene Taylor
  Hi Jeff,
This is beautiful with great details and colors.


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June 06, 2008

 

Michelle Alton
  Very beautiful, creamy image with glorious color and focus.


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June 07, 2008

 

Anna M. Halasz
  Simply beautiful Jeff !!! Anna


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June 07, 2008

 

Nadya Johnson
  This is exceptional, Jeff! I really like the detailing here, as well as the colors and your framing of this stunning cactus flower!


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June 08, 2008

 

Casey A. Hanson
  Gorgeous macro, Jeff...lovely colors and detail! :0)


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  Thank You All Very Much! Jeff


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Bill Knaps
  Wow Jeff, This is a very beautiful shot. Bill


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Vladan D. Djordjevic
  Fantastic photo. Love the colors, details, curves.


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  Beautiful details and colors, Jeff!


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June 09, 2008

 

Cathy Barrows
  gorgeous...i find these so hard to photograph but you nailed it


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June 09, 2008

 
- isabel C. Zepeda

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  Jeff
Wow what a beautifull flower, what kien is it?

Ysa...


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June 09, 2008

 

Jennifer L. Alder
  I love your pov here, Jeff! Terrific light, color and center details :)


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June 09, 2008

 

Stephen Zacker
  Stunning. Amazing detail


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June 09, 2008

 
- Mitch Spence

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  A great, detailed study of this flower, Jeff. I saw that many cactus flowers were beginning to bloom in Texas while I was there, but I got no shots of them.


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June 09, 2008

 
- Susan Jane Allen

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  Incredible work!


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June 09, 2008

 

Cary Rogers
  Great capture of this cactus flower, Jeff! I've always had problems getting the waxy petals to look the way I want them to, but "your's" came out really well! kudos!


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June 09, 2008

 

John Connolly
  A very apt title for this beautifully detailed desert flower, Jeff!


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June 09, 2008

 
- Joannie Bertucci

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  Ouch, this one really hurts, it's so beautiful Jeff!
Your presentation takes my breath away!


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June 09, 2008

 
- Janet McNeil

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  Did this ever catch my eye!! Lovely floral with beautiful detail, color and comp!! We don't get flowers like this in NYS!!!


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June 09, 2008

 

Eugenio Diaz
  Magnificent image!!!!


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  Thank You All Very Much!! Jeff


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June 10, 2008

 

Tressie Davis
  Beee-uuutiful! Love the softness surrounding the crisp/detailed center. Beautiful colors too. Nice!


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June 10, 2008

 

Derek D. Dafoe
  Beautiful Floral shot here Jeff!! Super focus and color!!


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June 10, 2008

 

Susie Peek-Swint
  Beautiful flower Jeff ~ lovely colour and detail!


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  Thank You Tressie, Derek and Susie! Jeff


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June 11, 2008

 

Autum Rhoades
  Yes, I can see the prickles - but how gorgeous is this!


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June 11, 2008

 

Kaye Burazin
  Glorious detail Jeff.


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June 11, 2008

 
- Marilyn K. Lincecum

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  Absolutley beautiful macro, Jeff. Gorgeous colors, lighting and detail with good DOF.


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June 11, 2008

 
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  Outstanding and very beautiful capture of one of my favorite flowers, Jeff, wonderful colors, focus, lighting, and POV!

Debby


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  Thank You Very Much! Jeff


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Bill Houghton
  Beautifully done Jeff. Bill


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  Thank You Bill! Jeff


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June 16, 2008

 

DICK SELF
  hi jeff--thanks for enjoying sunlit clouds! excellant gallery you have-
desert gold is fantastic work-well done!
dickster-----------------


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June 17, 2008

 
- Jill Odice

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  Gorgeous image Jeff! Love the colors and your editing!


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  Thank You!! Jeff


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June 17, 2008

 

C A
  Ow wauw Jeff, this is georgous! Wonderfull colours and sharpness! Well done. Best wishes from holland!!


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June 19, 2008

 
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  Thanks CornĂ©! Jeff


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June 20, 2008

 

ALLEN O. HOWARD
  WOW! A gorgeous image Jeff! This is nice!


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  Thank You Allen! Jeff


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June 20, 2008

 

Charles Davis
  Wonderful macro image, Jeff! Excellent color comp and detail!


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June 24, 2008

 
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  Thanks Charles!! Jeff


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June 25, 2008

 
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  And another Huge Congratulations on this stunning Finalist, Jeff!


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- frank w. degenhardt

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  Love the incredible details Jeff. Congratulations on this being a Finalist.


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April 29, 2019

 
- Lindley Johnson

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  Such a wonderful image, Jeff, with beautiful color and excellent DOF. Congratulations on your gorgeous winner.


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April 30, 2019

 
- MARLON IGNACIO

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  Gorgeous specimen and capture. Congratulations on your gold, Jeff!


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- Ed Lauderdale

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  Congratulations on a fantastic Gold, Jeff!! Beautifully done!!


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April 30, 2019

 
- Susan Williams

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  Congratulations on your Gold, Jeff. Outstanding macro work!


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  Congrats Jeff on outstanding Gold Winner.


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April 30, 2019

 
- Mike F. Anderson

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  Congratulations on your second place win, Jeff!


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April 30, 2019

 

John Koepfer @PresentPleasures
  Beautiful gold winner Jeff, huge congratulations!!!


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April 30, 2019

 
- Terry Cervi

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  Congrats on your beautiful win, Jeff!


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  Congrats on a beautiful winner, Jeff.


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lesliesphotographs.com - Leslie McLain

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  Congrats on a beautiful winner, Jeff.


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April 30, 2019

 
- Reynaldo D. Reyes

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  Congrats on your Winning image Jeff!...Rey


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  Congrats on your win, Jeff, for this awesome capture!


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April 30, 2019

 
PickYourShots.com - Carolyn M. Fletcher

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  Congratulations Jeff.


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PickYourShots.com - Carolyn M. Fletcher

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  Congratulations Jeff.


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PickYourShots.com - Carolyn M. Fletcher

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  Congratulations Jeff.


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  Congratulations on this well deserved Win, Jeff!


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- Patrick Rouzes

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  Congrats on this beautiful Winner, Jeff!


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May 01, 2019

 
- Christine Greenspan

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  Wow, so beautiful, Jeff! Congrats!


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May 01, 2019

 
- Ujjwal Mukherjee

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  Congratulations on your excellent winner,Jeff!


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May 02, 2019

 

Anita Bower
  Looking down on this flower was just the right angle. Beautiful! Love seeing the shapes of the petals and the secrets inside. Congratulations!


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May 02, 2019

 
- frank w. degenhardt

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  Gorgeous macro work Jeff. A beauty. Congratulations on the Gold Win.


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May 02, 2019

 
robinsonphotoart.com - Jeff Robinson

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  Thanks Everyone Very Much!


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May 03, 2019

 
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  Stunning macro Jeff! Congratulations on your well deserved Gold winner!


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May 03, 2019

 
- Joannie Bertucci

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  Oh my goodness Jeff, this is just stunning work! Amazing details, light and colors! Congrats on your gold badge win!


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May 04, 2019

 
robinsonphotoart.com - Jeff Robinson

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  Thank You!


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May 08, 2019

 
- Kirsten Kiki Kjaer

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  Well deserved gold. Congratulations, Jeff.


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May 14, 2019

 
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  Thank You Kiki!


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