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Pedestrian Bridge
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Pedestrian Bridge
Pedestrian Bridge
This is an IR shot of the new Nebraska-Iowa pedestrian footbridge. I shot it from the Iowa side last weekend, looking towards Omaha. Less than two weeks ago, they had the fireworks display on the Nebraska side, as Part 1 of the grand opening. Part 2 occurs on Sunday, when they do the ribbon cutting ceremony on the Iowa side. Then, the bridge will be open to the public; e.g., me! I hope to get their Sunday evening for a few twilight shots.

F11, 1/160th sec, ISO 200, 35mm focal length

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Claudia Kuhn
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    Cool perspective and comp Ken, love those puffy clouds.

9/26/2008 3:55:30 AM

 
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BEAUTIFUL...Look forward to the twilight shots!

9/26/2008 3:59:25 AM

 
Mary L. Graham
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Very cool Ken Love your IR shots!! =)

9/26/2008 4:00:43 AM

 
Jeff W. Robinson
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Great framing - Another fantastic IR image Ken!! Jeff

9/26/2008 4:10:13 AM

 
Lynne Morris
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Wow this is a beautiful IR image Ken, love the colours and pov.

9/26/2008 4:11:37 AM

 
Joy Rector
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awesome

9/26/2008 4:26:47 AM

 
Colette M. Metcalf
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Beautiful capture, Ken!!

9/26/2008 4:29:49 AM

 
Shirley Sicurello
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Great POV on this image.

9/26/2008 4:38:52 AM

 
Linda D. Lester
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I can't believe this is a pedestrian bridge! It is beautiful! Awesome IR shot!

9/26/2008 5:08:22 AM

 
Kathy L. Clark
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Absolutely gorgeous Ken. What a great place to walk.

9/26/2008 6:04:44 AM

 
JO ANN CLEVELAND
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Great shot Ken, man.....you have so many opportunities there!

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9/26/2008 6:14:20 AM

 
Shawn Jennings
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Cool bridge! It took me a few minutes to realize it was an IR shot. Great job!

9/26/2008 6:21:56 AM

 
Jim Huffield
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Very nice work, Ken. Jim

9/26/2008 7:00:26 AM

 
Karen E. Baumann
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This is great, Ken! How long is this bridge? (Besides "Long enough to reach both sides" :) ) What a nice piece of architecture and you captured it so well.

9/26/2008 8:43:29 AM

 
Beverly A. Wright
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It doesn't look so much like an IR shot!
The sky is beautiful, and I DO see itty
bitty people walking on it! It's an
awesome bridge and a great image Ken!!

9/26/2008 10:43:30 AM

 
Hendrik Storme
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Great shot and I love those clouds!

9/26/2008 12:00:14 PM

 
Shelly A. Van Camp
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Beautiful capture and colors, Ken!

9/26/2008 12:18:49 PM

 
KARU WIJESUNDARA. A.N.P.A.S.
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KEN... THIS IMAGE IS WONDERFUL HERE.

KARU.

9/26/2008 12:21:07 PM

 
Tamara K. Walker
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Wonderfully done. I have been yet. on my to do list.

9/26/2008 4:08:13 PM

 
Michelle Alton
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WOW!!! WOW!!! WOW!!!
That is my absolute favorite word to hear about a photo. The composition...and the bridge itself, are both brilliant! It's technically perfect and astonishingly beautiful. Should be a Grand Prize, Ken.

9/26/2008 6:12:30 PM

 
Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna
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Well...I agree with Michelle, Ken!!!!! Can't wait til Monday to see the new evening images!!!! Hope there's a gorgeous sunset for you!!!!! ♫ k

9/26/2008 6:30:39 PM

 
Max Aureli
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Great framing, sharp image Ken! Nice contrasting color!!

9/26/2008 8:11:21 PM

 
Stefania Barbier
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absolutely spectacular Ken...!

9/26/2008 10:45:28 PM

 
Phillip R. Connolly
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What a great IR shot Ken. Just upholding you very high standard no doubt.

Phil

9/27/2008 5:06:16 AM

 
Lorna Shutter
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Spectacular IR shot, Ken! Love the brilliant colours and the awesome bridge! Outstanding work as usual! :)

9/27/2008 7:45:27 PM

 
Ray Thoms
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An amazing shot with great detail...well done!

9/28/2008 5:48:16 AM

 
William C. Raco
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Outstanding composition, color and presentation
Beautiful work, Ken

9/28/2008 6:56:23 AM

 
Mitch Spence
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A gorgeous shot of this spectacular bridge, Ken. I'm looking forward to seeing this.

9/28/2008 8:47:47 AM

 
Tammy Scott
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WOW! This is AWESOME! - My shot was taken in Utah

9/28/2008 8:54:20 AM

 
Christie R. Bielss
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Very cool shot! Love how the clouds have a 3D quality to them!

9/28/2008 11:57:15 AM

 
Nikki McDonald
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Isn't this just beautiful, Ken? Mitch and I are going to check it out Friday. Great IR and a wonderful POV.

9/28/2008 6:04:36 PM

 
Cathy Barrows
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very pretty...that bridge is a beauty

9/29/2008 7:09:49 AM

 
janet williams
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Fantastic Ken I love your IR shots.

9/30/2008 8:45:55 AM

 
Nadya Johnson
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Really striking, Ken! Congrats on your outstanding finalist!

10/22/2008 8:04:05 PM

 
Nikki McDonald
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You gotta know I think this one is fantastic, Ken. Congratulations on the finalist and good luck in the next round.

10/22/2008 8:19:46 PM

 
Jill Odice
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A big CONGRATS Ken!

10/22/2008 8:56:31 PM

 
Tammy L. Newcomb
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Ken I am ready to see you win big because I think you deserve it. You are one at the top of my list who I think puts out excellent work and think it's your turn to win grand prize...

Love this photo and congrats...

10/22/2008 9:23:36 PM

 
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CONGRATS ON YOUR FINALIST!!!

10/22/2008 10:37:11 PM

 
Gail Vitikacs
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Incredible...Congratulations on all four of your beautiful finalists! You did GOOOOOOD!

10/23/2008 3:52:53 AM

 
Max Aureli
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Congratulations for your Finalist, Can!!!

10/23/2008 3:55:34 AM

 
Lorna Shutter
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Congrats on ALL of your wonderful Finalists this month, Ken!!!!! Excellent work!!!!! :)

10/23/2008 5:20:04 AM

 
Mary Timman
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Congratulations on this beautiful finalist and what a wonderful place! Love the effects you have used!

10/23/2008 5:25:09 AM

 
Eivor Kuchta
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Congratulations on your finalist, Ken!

10/23/2008 6:58:21 AM

 
Karen Celella
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Ken, another award winner to add to your amazing collection. Congratulations!

10/23/2008 7:20:51 AM

 
Shawn Jennings
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WTG Ken! Congratulations on your finalist!

10/23/2008 7:25:53 AM

 
Elida Gutierrez
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Congratulations on your FINALIST!!!

10/23/2008 7:45:29 AM

 
Mary Beth Aiello
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Just beautiful, Ken. Huge congrats on this well deserved finalist.

10/23/2008 7:53:08 AM

 
Stephanie Frey
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Congratulations on your beautiful Finalist, Ken!

10/23/2008 8:27:41 AM

 
Mitch Spence
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Congratulations, Ken. Great bridge and a great shot.

10/23/2008 9:15:06 AM

 
Colleen Farrell
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Gorgeous, Ken!! I wish I could take lessons from you. Big congratulations!

10/23/2008 10:04:02 AM

 
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Congrats. on this very beautiful Finalist.

UB.

10/23/2008 11:16:25 AM

 
Alex T. Mizuno
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Congratulations on your Finalist Ken! Your images always amaze me!!

10/23/2008 11:26:27 AM

 
Shelly A. Van Camp
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Big Congrats to you, Ken on all your lovely finalists!

10/23/2008 3:25:54 PM

 
Dianna Murphy
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CONGRATULATIONS !!!

10/23/2008 3:42:36 PM

 
Susan Fox
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Absolutely fantastic image! Wonderful lines and composition. Works beautiful in IR. Congrats Ken!

10/23/2008 4:26:01 PM

 
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Way to go Ken!!!
CONGRATULATIONS ON THIS
FABULOUS FINALIST!!!
Best of luck in the next round!!!

~J~

10/23/2008 6:02:11 PM

 
Tammy Scott
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WTG! This is fantastic! Congratulations!

10/24/2008 3:54:54 AM

 
Carla Metzler
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Congratulations, Ken!

10/24/2008 4:00:56 AM

 
JO ANN CLEVELAND
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Congratulations on your beautiful finalist Ken!

jo ann c.

10/24/2008 7:37:00 AM

 
John Connolly
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Congratulations on all your outstanding finalist and winning images, Ken! Very well done indeed!

10/24/2008 2:43:49 PM

 
Tamara K. Walker
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CONGRATULATIONS!

10/24/2008 5:38:05 PM

 
Linda Blair
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Congratulations Ken!!!!!!

10/25/2008 7:56:42 AM

 
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I had to be out of town to have missed this one!!! Congratulations Ken on another awesome finalist!

10/25/2008 9:35:03 PM

 
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