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From last Sunday, when they had the ribbon cutting ceremony for the Omaha-Council Bluffs pedestrian bridge. The fireworks show was two weeks ago. Accompanied by Mike Frazier, another BPer!

I'm also headed to Colorado for a few days, hooking up with a few other BPers and chasing the aspen colors.

F7.1, 4 second exposure, ISO 100, 35mm focal length

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Pedestrian Bridge #1
Pedestrian Bridge #1
F7.1, 0.6 sec, ISO 100, 18mm focal length

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9/30/2008 3:47:38 AM

 
Dominick M. Dimacale
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Lovely image, composition and love the lighting here, Ken.

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9/30/2008 4:00:28 AM

 
Deb Koskovich
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I was looking forward to this one, Ken -- and you did not disappoint! Fabulous clarity, as always.

Have fun in CO...maybe next time I'm there I can hook up with someone, what fun that would be!

9/30/2008 4:18:41 AM

 
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Wow Ken, such beautiful images, hard to choose a fav from these shots, all have gorgeous colours, comp and great clarity. Have a great time in Colorado.

9/30/2008 4:22:24 AM

 
Mary L. Graham
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Beautiful Ken!! I think I like the 3rd best But they are all excellent! =)

9/30/2008 4:29:02 AM

 
Tiia Vissak
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fantastic night shots!

9/30/2008 5:31:10 AM

 
Dennis Flanagan
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Be safe and don't lose anything.

9/30/2008 6:05:02 AM

 
Linda Blair
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Beautiful night shots...love them all!!!

9/30/2008 6:51:06 AM

 
Karen E. Baumann
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Thanks for sharing all the shots of the bridge, Ken. They are all great! Have fun with the colors, in CO.!

9/30/2008 8:17:19 AM

 
janet williams
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Wow fantastic capture Ken. Love the differen lighting on certain parts of the bride.

9/30/2008 8:50:28 AM

 
Eivor Kuchta
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Wonderful shots, all three! You've picked the right time to come to Colorado for fall colors. They are on their peak right now, and the weather is perfect. Enjoy!

9/30/2008 9:05:25 AM

 
Donna LaMattino Pagakis
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Every image outstanding, great light and reflections Ken! Enjoy your vacation, I can't wait to see your images from Colorado!

9/30/2008 12:02:05 PM

 
Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna
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AWESOME shots and presentations, Ken!!!!! BEAUTIFUL!!!!! ♫ k

9/30/2008 12:03:54 PM

 
Beverly A. Wright
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The color and POV's are perfect!!
I can't wait to see what you shoot in
Colorado!!!! Have fun!!!

9/30/2008 1:31:35 PM

 
Shelly A. Van Camp
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Beautiful captures, POV and colors!! Hope you all have fun. I forgot about the trip and could have made it as I have a free ticket. :( Get some good shots!

9/30/2008 5:24:20 PM

 
Patrick Rouzes
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All three have phenomenal colors, detail, lighting, clarity, pov, & comp, Ken!!! Hope to see this again!!!

9/30/2008 7:10:30 PM

 
William C. Raco
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Stunning scenes and photos
Beautifully taken, Ken

9/30/2008 7:34:18 PM

 
Bill Knaps
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Beautiful night shots Ken. Bill

9/30/2008 9:40:31 PM

 
Stefania Barbier
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WOW Ken... winner... :-)

9/30/2008 11:12:06 PM

 
Hendrik Storme
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GREAT image Ken!!!

10/1/2008 2:15:15 AM

 
Joy Rector
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fantastic

10/1/2008 6:29:52 AM

 
John Connolly
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WOW! That is some pedestrian bridge, Ken! Three remarkable captures, each one with its own character!

10/1/2008 3:25:59 PM

 
Christie R. Bielss
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Gorgeous! What a fantastic capture of a beautifully designed bridge!

10/2/2008 12:37:05 PM

 
Carla Metzler
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Beautiful!

10/4/2008 3:23:33 AM

 
Gail Vitikacs
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You are the "king" of night photography Ken! These are exceptional!

10/4/2008 7:01:33 AM

 
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Still trying to get caught up!!
These images are fantastic Ken!!!
Awesome in ALL Ways!!!!
I'm sure we'll see these again!!!
Hope your time in Colorado was fun!!
Can't wait to see your captures!!!
WELL DONE!!!

~J~

10/5/2008 9:15:34 AM

 
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Superb, Ken. We were there this weekend but in the afternoon. I'm going to enjoy going back.

10/5/2008 4:46:08 PM

 
Renee Doyle
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All of these are stunning Ken!!! I really like the comp and lines in the #1 shot!!! Excellent exposure, colours and clarity!

10/6/2008 2:50:10 AM

 
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I knew this had to be a winner....Congratulations!!!

11/25/2008 6:50:45 PM

 
Corinne M. Thompson
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Congrats on your Finalist for this fabulous capture!

11/25/2008 8:30:17 PM

 
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CONGRATS AGAIN KEN!!!
Well Deserved Finalist!!!

~J~

11/25/2008 9:00:43 PM

 
Stefania Barbier
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LOL I lost count Ken.... HUGE HUGE HUGE CONGRATS!!!!!!!!

11/25/2008 10:23:05 PM

 
Usman Bajwa
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Wonderful composition, Congrats. on another well-deserved Finalist.

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11/26/2008 4:44:08 AM

 
Elida Gutierrez
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Congratulations for your FINALIST!!!

11/26/2008 7:36:00 AM

 
Gail Vitikacs
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Amazing finalist Ken!!!!

11/26/2008 8:25:33 AM

 
Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna
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Whooooooooooooooooooo hooooooooooo!!!!!
WTG, Ken!!!! Congratulations on your finalist!!!!! Good luck in the next round!!!!! :-) ♫ k

11/26/2008 9:25:32 AM

 
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WOW, Ken! This is absolutely BRILLIANT! Congratulations on your OUTSTANDING finalist! Deb

11/26/2008 9:37:40 AM

 
Colleen Farrell
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Fantastic! Congrats again, Ken!

11/26/2008 10:23:10 PM

 
JO ANN CLEVELAND
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Congrats on this well deserved finalist

jo ann c.

11/27/2008 5:44:58 PM

 
Carla Metzler
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Congratulations again, Ken! Dang, how many did you get boy? LOL! Great job!

11/28/2008 5:02:34 AM

 
Nikki McDonald
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Six, I think! What a haul, Ken -- and wouldn't I love to see a gold on this one. Congratulations and good luck.

11/28/2008 7:03:38 AM

 
Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna
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WHOOOOOOOOO HOOOOOOOOOO!!!!Congratulations on this awesome win, Ken!!!!! :-) ♫ k

11/28/2008 11:38:14 AM

 
Alex T. Mizuno
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Another amazing image!! Congratulations on your win Ken!!!!

11/28/2008 11:40:01 AM

 
Sandy Powers
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Yayyy Ken! MEGA CONGRATULATIONS! This is so awesome!

11/28/2008 11:59:45 AM

 
Nikki McDonald
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From my lips to the judges' ears, right, Ken? Congratulations for this terrific winner.

11/28/2008 12:00:24 PM

 
Donna LaMattino Pagakis
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Congratulations on your OUTSTANDING winning image Ken!!!

11/28/2008 12:33:06 PM

 
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BIG CONGRATULATIONS Ken. Wonderful capture.

11/28/2008 2:06:27 PM

 
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BIG Congrats on a spectacular Winner!!

11/28/2008 2:12:49 PM

 
Colleen Farrell
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WTG, Ken! Congratulations on your win!

11/28/2008 2:21:29 PM

 
Hendrik Storme
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Big congrats Ken!!!!!!!!!!

11/28/2008 2:24:16 PM

 
Carla Metzler
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Congratulations on your win, Ken! Beautiful!

11/28/2008 3:11:46 PM

 
JO ANN CLEVELAND
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Huge congratulations on the Gold Ken!

jo ann c.

11/28/2008 3:32:27 PM

 
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Congratulations on your beautiful image and win, Ken!!

11/28/2008 3:52:35 PM

 
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Beautiful night image Ken, congratulations!!

11/28/2008 4:08:36 PM

 
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Congratulations Ken !!!

11/28/2008 4:45:58 PM

 
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Ken - Congratulations on your win!! - Mike

11/28/2008 4:58:41 PM

 
Shelly A. Van Camp
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Congrats....this is a beauty!!

11/28/2008 6:13:08 PM

 
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WTG Ken! Congratulations on your win!

11/28/2008 6:32:35 PM

 
Evy Johansen
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Huge congratulations on your beautiful and well deserved win, Ken!!

11/28/2008 8:11:02 PM

 
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Ken, congratulations on your awesome win !!!!

11/28/2008 8:19:57 PM

 
Eivor Kuchta
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Congratulations on your winner, Ken!

11/28/2008 8:25:43 PM

 
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Big congrats to you Ken on this awesome winner!!

11/28/2008 10:46:02 PM

 
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HUGE CONGRATS ON THIS MASTERPIECE KEN!!!!!

11/28/2008 11:33:01 PM

 
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BIG congrats to you, Ken!!!!!

11/29/2008 4:28:55 AM

 
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CONGRATULATIONS!!!


"KING'S TROPHY"


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"October Winners"

11/29/2008 10:16:11 AM

 
Cary Rogers
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CONGRATS on this Winner, Ken!! Great POV and exposure!

11/29/2008 11:58:23 AM

 
Murry Grigsby
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Congatulations on your terrific image and win Ken!!

11/29/2008 12:32:37 PM

 
Nadya Johnson
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Congratulations on your great winner, Ken!

11/29/2008 12:39:50 PM

 
Judy V. Kennamer
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Congrats on your beautiful WINNER Ken!! You are sooooo good with night shots - I love these twilight blues!

11/29/2008 1:38:06 PM

 
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What a beauty....I"m with Judy your good at these!
Congratulations!

11/29/2008 5:38:37 PM

 
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Congratulations on your wonderful win!

11/29/2008 7:20:59 PM

 
Bill Wyatt
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Congratulations this is gorgeous!

11/30/2008 5:39:52 AM

 
Mike Clime
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Congratulations on your winner, Ken!

11/30/2008 12:59:32 PM

 
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Congrats on your win! This is a stunning capture!!! Wow!!!

11/30/2008 3:09:35 PM

 
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Beautiful work, Ken! Congratulations on your win!!

12/1/2008 8:31:57 AM

 
Gail Vitikacs
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How exciting!!! Way to go Mr. Smith!!!! CONGRATULATIONS!

12/1/2008 10:21:01 AM

 
Cathy Barrows
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Congrats on your win...so very pretty

12/1/2008 2:24:50 PM

 
David A. Simons
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The lighting is excellent and congratulations.

12/1/2008 3:36:09 PM

 
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Congratulations Ken!!! Love the lines of this beautiful image!

12/3/2008 5:29:33 PM

 
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Saw this in Editor's Picks -- hope that means you've decided to give it a second chance at BP. Love the vertical comp.

7/13/2010 7:31:52 AM

 
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The colored lights make this photo. Absolutely beautiful.

8/6/2010 1:42:21 PM

 
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