The Wave

Dominick M. Dimacale level-addict August 02, 2007

Great image and natural effects Linda...Dominick #704368

Agnes Fegan level-deluxe August 02, 2007

I agree...it gave it a nice, soft and natural effect ! #4589916

Donald K. Cherry level-classic August 02, 2007

Gorgeous image and natural effect, Linda! #4589928

Ray Clarke August 02, 2007

Great use natural effects Linda, lovely photo (a) #4589932

Barbara Waldoch level-classic August 02, 2007

How wonderful, Linda! Glorious colours! #4589939

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe August 02, 2007

Sometimes the unexpected turns out in our favor! This is beautiful Linda!! Jeff #4589963

Dennis Flanagan August 02, 2007

Waving good bye on your way to Wyoming? Have a fun trip. #4589966

Paul G Slate August 02, 2007

This is stunning work!! I love the feel of the colors and tones!very soft and inviting! #4589979

Linda D. Lester level-deluxe August 02, 2007

From William Raco

Very beautiful color, light and DoF
Excellent photo, Linda!
Bill


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Alan L. Borror August 02, 2007

This is beautiful, Linda! Great assist from the wind. LOL! #4590032

Colette M. Metcalf August 02, 2007

WOW! This is SO pretty, Linda!! #4590086

Jim Huffield August 02, 2007

AWESOME!!!! #4590136

Roger Bernabo August 02, 2007

Great colors and your image flows like poetry. #4590269

Anita Hogue August 02, 2007

I'm glad it blew, makes for an excellent image! #4590331

Wally Orlowsky August 02, 2007

Talk about serendipity! Terrific capture, Linda ... looks like a bird's wing. #4590464

Judyann Plante August 02, 2007

Gotta love the unexpected! Fantastic image, Linda!

Judyann <>< #4590499

Heather August 02, 2007

Cool Capture with wonderful Effects! #4590505

Joy Rector August 02, 2007

awesome #4590745

Murry Grigsby August 02, 2007

A gift from Mother Nature for those that a ready :0) Wonderful light and colors Linda! #4590834

Linda Blair August 02, 2007

Awesome!!!!!!!!! #4590886

Shawn Jennings level-classic August 02, 2007

Another beauty! #4591166

Carla Metzler August 02, 2007

Beautiful, Linda! #4591342

JO ANN CLEVELAND August 02, 2007

These are just gorgeous Linda! Great image!

jo ann c. #4591467

BILLY R. PARKER August 02, 2007

BEAUTIFULLY CAPTURED LINDA!! BILLY #4591550

Dr Silly level-classic August 02, 2007

Did you thank the wind? Love it. :O)
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Kirsi Bertolini August 02, 2007

awesome as always my friend! Kirsi #4591901

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna August 02, 2007

Gorgeous, Linda!!!!! Both of them are!!!! The one from the other day and this one!!!!! I think I'm in Heaven again!!!!! :-) k #4592240

Cathy Barrows August 02, 2007

well think goodness for the wind...believe you have a winner #4592593

Ken Smith level-classic August 02, 2007

Well blow me down! Super shot, Linda..you've nailed this one!! #4592615

David Phalen August 02, 2007

Wind equals Winner! #4593184

Barbara Sharts August 02, 2007

Stunning! #4594175

Ronald F. Fischer August 03, 2007

I agree with DAvid...WINNER!! #4594564

Stefania Barbier level-addict August 03, 2007

not back from vacations yet (in Sept.), but again I found some internet connection today... wow Linda... gorgeous capture!! #4594993

Judy V. Kennamer level-classic August 03, 2007

Gorgeous Linda!! #4595597

Tarun Bose August 03, 2007

Very artistic capture. Lovely colours and tones. I love the movement due to wind. Great shot Linda. #4597226

Linda Boehme level-classic August 03, 2007

Great way to work with the wind, Linda! Beautiful! #4598461

Cristi Bastian August 05, 2007

Linda, this is stunning! It's going into my favorite photos! #4606364

Su Sana E. P level-classic August 06, 2007

Totally exquisite macro, Linda!! so very beautiful!! #4608347

Lois Adomite level-classic August 06, 2007

Linda, this is just beautiful. The wind was a good thing. Lois #4609945

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-deluxe August 07, 2007

Creative and original, great colors and design elements!!! #4615805

August 09, 2007

Stunning DOF and motion, But the colors are incredible. #4623292

Roger D. Meador August 09, 2007

Worked out rather nicely. #4623608

Dave Sanders August 24, 2007

WOW !!!!!! I missed this one. How are things ?? #4693624

Carla Metzler September 21, 2007

Congratulations, Linda! #4821293

Shawn Jennings level-classic September 21, 2007

Another beauty! Congratulations on your finalist, Linda! #4821603

Steve Rice September 21, 2007

linda,Congratulations on a excellent finalist. Good luck in the next round. #4822370

eileen bedford September 21, 2007

Congratulations on your finalist Linda, well done....... #4822563

Deborah C. Lewinson level-addict September 21, 2007

WOW, Stunning finalist, Linda!
-Debby #4823270

Crossroad Photography September 21, 2007

Congrats on this beautiful finalist and good luck in the next round! #4823857

Robin R. September 21, 2007

Beautiful. Wonderful color. #4824540

Jeana Clark September 21, 2007

AGAIN....AWESOME LINDA!!
WELL DESERVED FINALIST!!!
BEST OF LUCK TO YOU!!

~Jeana~ #4825516

Alison Krylowski September 22, 2007

Congratulations Linda, beautiful! #4827165

Raymond Pauly level-classic September 22, 2007

Beautiful finalist! Congratulations! #4827536

Linda Blair September 22, 2007

Great finalist....Linda, congrats!!!! ☺ #4828708

Tarun Bose September 22, 2007

Big congrats Linda for your excellent finalist. #4829053

Cathy Barrows September 23, 2007

Congrats on your finalist...thanks goodness for wind cuz it is a beauty #4831977

Emile Abbott level-deluxe September 23, 2007

Congratulation yet again Linda on another finalist waving in the breeze. #4832503

Kathy L. Clark September 23, 2007

Linda this is such a deserving finalist. Congratulations. #4834240

Alison Krylowski September 24, 2007

Congratulations Linda. This is just stunning! #4837807

Dr Silly level-classic September 24, 2007

Congratulation Linda, on one of my favorite shots getting a 1st Place Gold. :O)
#4837839

Sharon Day level-classic September 24, 2007

Awesome photo, Linda!!!! Big congratulations on your 1st Place Win!!! WTG! #4837845

Susan T. Evans September 24, 2007

Congrats Linda on this awesome first place winner. #4837872

Evy Johansen level-classic September 24, 2007

Huge congratulations on your first place win, Linda!! #4837873

Joan Kocak September 24, 2007

CONGRATS LINDA, outstanding work! #4837874

JO ANN CLEVELAND September 24, 2007

This is just fantastic and very well deserved BIG WINNER!

jo ann c. #4837914

Terry L. Ellis level-classic September 24, 2007

Awesome, Linda! Congratualtions on your First Place Winner!!!! WTG! #4837918

Raymond Pauly level-classic September 24, 2007

Beautiful winner! Congratulations! #4837943

Dan Holm level-classic September 24, 2007

Absolutely gorgeous, Linda!! CONGRATULATIONS on this most deserving Winner! #4837956

Mary Timman September 24, 2007

Huge Congratulations Linda!!! #4838019

Laura E. OConnor September 24, 2007

BIG HUGE CONGRATS ON YOUR FIRST PLACE WIN, LINDA!!!!! Gorgeous shot! #4838029

Shawn Jennings level-classic September 24, 2007

WTG Linda! Congratulations on this wonderful win! #4838083

Cyn Valentine level-classic September 24, 2007

Big congratulations Linda...awesome winner!! #4838088

Judy V. Kennamer level-classic September 24, 2007

WTG Girl!! I knew this was a winner!! You are the Queen of Flower Shots!! #4838118

Phil Stith September 24, 2007

Congrats on a well deserved winner!!! #4838124

RC Fritz September 24, 2007

Congratulations. Beautiful WINNER! #4838180

Alan L. Borror September 24, 2007

Congratulations again on this beautiful winner, Linda! #4838192

Lorri Shank September 24, 2007

Congratulations, Linda! Both of the images in this series that I've seen are favorites of mine. Beautiful color and comp! Well deserved win! #4838271

Chastity Abbott September 24, 2007

WOW WOW WOW!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
AWESOME and big congrats to you!!!!! #4838287

Dennis Flanagan September 24, 2007

And to think, I used to be your driver. :-) Congratulations #4838300

Stefania Barbier level-addict September 24, 2007

congrats on your gorgeous win Linda!!!!!!! #4838322

Gary Lange September 24, 2007

Many congrats, Linda! #4838362

Jeana Clark September 24, 2007

BIG CONGRATS ON THIS FABULOUS 1ST PLACE WIN LINDA!!

WOOOOHOOOOO!

~Jeana~ #4838365

Jenny Bosmans September 24, 2007

Congratulations on this super 1st place winner, Linda! :) #4838475

Lynne Morris September 24, 2007

Congratulations on this awesome winner Linda. #4838489

Terry Cervi level-classic September 24, 2007

Gorgeous work, Linda! Congrats on your 1st place win! #4838569

BILLY R. PARKER September 24, 2007

CONGRADULATIONS LINDA!! WELL DESERVED!! BILLY #4838585

Marsha S. Smith September 24, 2007

Spectacular! Congratulations!!!!!! #4838586

Kate Jackson level-classic September 24, 2007

Fantastic win Linda! I adore this! #4838601

Steve Rice September 24, 2007

Lina, Congratulations on a wonderful capture #4838821

Deborah C. Lewinson level-addict September 24, 2007

Linda, hearty congrats on your 1st Place Win!!!
-Debby #4838883

Sharon King September 24, 2007

I LOVE this Linda! A huge Congrats to you! #4838902

Stanley J. Contrades September 24, 2007

Big CONGRATULATIONS on your First Place win with this outstanding image, Linda!!
Much Aloha,
Stan #4838934

Judyann Plante September 24, 2007

Linda, Warmest congratulations on this well-deserved first place win!!!

Judyann <>< #4838944

anonymous September 24, 2007

Big Congrats Linda on your fabulous First Place Win! B- #4839008

Susan Fox September 24, 2007

Awesome first place photo! Wonderful selective focus, comp. and colors. Congrats Linda!!! #4839058

Monika Sapek level-classic September 24, 2007

Congratulations on your First Place Win, Linda!
Monika
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Linda D. Lester level-deluxe September 24, 2007

I am so excited...I have never won first place before and it is wonderful!

Thank you everyone, BP and all the wonderful members and friends of this site. #4839399

Nancy (Peaches) Harker September 24, 2007

BIG congrat's on your beautiful first place win!!! #4839420

Anna Diederich September 24, 2007

Congratulations, Linda! #4839432

Claudia Kuhn level-classic September 24, 2007

Gorgeous Linda, congratulations on your first place win! #4839482

Linda Blair September 24, 2007

Congratulations on 1st place...Linda...well deserved!!!! ☺ #4839486

Susan Jane Allen level-classic September 24, 2007

Big congrats on this INCREDIBLE macro! #4839497

eileen bedford September 24, 2007

Congratulations on this beautiful winner Linda, so well done... #4839524

Tom Andersen September 24, 2007

Very beautiful image, Linda! Congratulations on your win! #4839742

Tamera S. Phillips September 24, 2007

Congrats on this beautiful image Linda. Love the colors! #4839854

Tarun Bose September 24, 2007

Big congrats Linda for your first prize winner. #4839928

Mike D. Perez level-deluxe September 24, 2007

Congratulations on your terrific 1st Place Win, Linda! #4840102

Phil Cannon September 24, 2007

Awesome - congratulations!!! #4840116

Laurie Daily level-deluxe September 24, 2007

Sometimes the wind works to your advantage... it certainly did here! Congrats, Linda! #4840117

David Phalen September 24, 2007

Wind is good. :) BIG congrats on a well deserved Winner! #4840209

Mary K. Robison September 24, 2007

CONGRATULATIONS to you, Linda, on your First Place Win! #4840225

Susan M. Hembree level-classic September 24, 2007

Beautiful, Linda! Congratulations on the 1st place win! #4840306

Su Sana E. P level-classic September 24, 2007

Congratulations on your First Place Win, Linda!! #4840422

Cathy Barrows September 24, 2007

Congrats on your 1st place win...one of my favs of yours #4840501

Joan Powell September 24, 2007

Congrats on this beauty of a win !!!! #4840743

Vikram Jamwal September 24, 2007

Congrats on lovely wind Linda!!! #4840838

Kay E. Mahoney level-classic September 24, 2007

Congratulations on your first place winner. #4840871

Stan Kwasniowski September 24, 2007

Linda, Congratulations #4841194

Lois Adomite level-classic September 24, 2007

Congratulations this was a wonderful entry. Lois #4841320

Laurence Saliba level-classic September 24, 2007

BIG congrat's on your beautiful first place win!!! #4841362

Gene Spears September 24, 2007

beautiful image, Linda - congratulations! #4841514

Ken Smith level-classic September 25, 2007

Wow! what an honor. Congratulations, Linda. What a month! #4842327

Stephen Zacker September 25, 2007

Stunning. Congratulations #4842358

Paul Conlan September 25, 2007

Wonderful image Linda! Congratulations on your win! #4842512

Kathy L. Clark September 25, 2007

Wow Linda I'm so happy for you. Congrats on this winning beauty. #4843045

Alison Krylowski September 25, 2007

Linda, I just have to tell you again how much I LOVE this image. The colors in the background are stunning. Do you sell your work?! #4843073

Esra Belgin September 25, 2007

Beautiful image, Linda. Congratulations on your win. #4843630

Jill Flynn level-classic September 25, 2007

Congratulations on your FIRST PLACE win Linda! It's a beauty! #4843947

Glenn E. Urquhart September 25, 2007

A Very Big Congratulations on your Gold Medal, Linda!!! Truely Well Deserved! Cheers, Glenn. #4844001

Susan M. Smith level-classic September 25, 2007

Linda, a beautiful capture in every sense. Congrats on a well deserved 1st Place! Susan #4844013

Mick Burkey level-classic September 25, 2007

Great timing, Linda, and a beautiful result! Congratulations on your 1st Place Win. #4844133

Ermanno Radice September 25, 2007

Big congratulations on your First Place Win, Linda!!!! #4844196

Wendy Stevenson September 25, 2007

Big Congrats Linda on your FIRST PLACE WIN! Stunningly beautiful image!! #4844597

Diana L. Ralph September 25, 2007

Congratulations on this amazing colorful image! #4846491

Cora Miller level-addict September 25, 2007

Gorgeous light and great composition. Congratulations on your win. #4846776

Joannie Bertucci level-classic September 25, 2007

The wind blew you right into a first place win, congratulations Linda, gorgeous image! #4846799

Cliff & Patti Smith September 26, 2007

A big congratulations on your well deserved first place win Linda! Gorgeous image! #4847985

Datha Y. Thompson September 26, 2007

Congratulations!! Gorgeous Image :0) #4848615

Sandy Stigliano September 27, 2007

Congratulations Linda, I love this shot!! #4852302

Bill Houghton September 28, 2007

Congratulations on this beautiful win Linda. You deserve it. Bill

My Photo Gallery:

Bill Houghton Photography #4855803

Debra Booth September 29, 2007

Big congrats to you Linda on your first place win!! It's a gorgeous image! #4860504

Janine Russell level-deluxe September 29, 2007

Linda, great colors, lighting, composition and selective focus; big congratulations on your First Place Win! #4861586

Emile Abbott level-deluxe September 29, 2007

Most wonderful winner and congratulations Linda on a 1st place. #4862062

Kristi A. Howson September 30, 2007

Linda, congratulations on your First Place Winner!!! Glorious color and composition! #4865236

Darryl Wilkinson September 30, 2007

Fascinating win, Linda! Congratulations!! #4865258

Pat Abbott level-classic October 01, 2007

Very beautiful, congratulations! #4868430

Dominick M. Dimacale level-addict October 01, 2007

Congratulations Linda on your First Place win!!!


Dominick #4871042

Vicki Hunt October 02, 2007

This is so wonderful! Congratulations! #4872660

Kathleen K. Parker level-deluxe October 02, 2007

Congratulations, Linda! I am so far behind. Sorry. This is marvelous!!
KK #4875435

Wally Orlowsky October 05, 2007

Belated congratulations on this special (and serendipitous) winner, Linda!!! #4886676

Lori Carlson October 06, 2007

This has total wow-factor, Linda!!! Big congrats to you on this stunning shot!! :0) #4890017

Inge S. Lasmana level-classic October 06, 2007

Very beautiful color and effects, Linda! congratulations! #4890543

Cathy M. Gromball October 07, 2007

Congratulations on your wonderful First Place win, Linda!

Cathy :) #4894046

Murry Grigsby October 10, 2007

Congrats on turning this natural flare into a winning photo Linda! Great design and colors!! #4907038

Ellen Hodges level-deluxe October 19, 2007

Beautiful image, congrats! #4947681

Gunther Allen level-classic August 20, 2013

Just a work of art... The colors and eye for a great composition! Awesome!! #10815105

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BetterPhoto.com All Time Best Photo Contest Editor's Pick BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest FIRST PLACE Winner


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