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Pirate's Alley
  Pirate's Alley
Pirate's Alley
Taken on a foggy night in New Orleans. Man walking down Pirate's Alley in the fog.
© Debra P. Chenault
Canon EOS 40D Digi...
Liz Bullock
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    Great image! Looks so mysterious!

12/18/2008 7:36:33 PM

Kenneth Waxman
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Beautiful photo. Love the tonality.

12/18/2008 7:53:58 PM

Usman Bajwa
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Lovely dramatic shot, Debra.


12/18/2008 7:54:54 PM

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This is wonderful !

12/18/2008 7:58:25 PM

Troy Gallagher
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Wonderful capture Debra, love the mood it sets.


12/19/2008 12:44:36 AM

Tommy E. Burgess
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Wow Debra the mood on this low light capture is so fantastic!! Would make an excellent book cover.

12/19/2008 12:56:30 AM

Angie M. Davis
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Very cool image, Debra!

12/19/2008 3:23:09 AM

Michelle Alton
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I've seen some awesome photos here this morning, Debra. But I have to say...THIS one has startled me, with its dark, and moody feel. It IS New Orleans...the seedy, scary side that makes us all feel creepy. I feel creepy looking at this photo, but it is a BRILLIANT beauty. Wow!

12/19/2008 5:55:21 AM

Debra P. Chenault
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Thank you all for your great replies on my image! It's one of my favorites on my foggy series which I'll post more of.

12/19/2008 9:20:41 AM

Tammy D. Ferren
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Beautiful, Debra! Love this one as well!

12/20/2008 1:32:45 PM

Debra P. Chenault
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Thank you, Tammy!

12/22/2008 2:33:46 PM

Dawn M. Schneider
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Not only is this fantastic, but it reminded me of the exorcist photo the minute I saw it. You have captured an amazing image here!!

1/2/2009 8:52:22 PM

Usman Bajwa
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I liked it the first time I saw it. WTG, Debra. Congrats on this very dramatic POTD.


1/16/2009 12:19:24 AM

Les Rhoades
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Congrats on your POTD selection!

1/16/2009 12:27:58 AM

Donna LaMattino Pagakis
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So artistic and beautiful Debra! Outstanding POTD, congratulations!

1/16/2009 12:33:56 AM

Susie Peek-Swint
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Great capture Debra ~ could be a book cover on a thriller! Many congrats on POTD!

1/16/2009 12:53:04 AM

Karen Engelbreth
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COOL capture, Debra - big congrats on your POTD!

1/16/2009 1:29:19 AM

Katarina Mansson
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Congratulations on this moody, beautiful and artistic POTD!

1/16/2009 2:43:59 AM

Robert Baer
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wow this is an excellent, moody, creepy image. congrats on your potd.

1/16/2009 2:50:41 AM

William C. Raco
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Great composition, focus and exposure
Congratulations on the POTD, Debra

1/16/2009 2:59:07 AM

Gord MacEachern
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Awesome image,very mysterious,makes you think the man is up to no good.
Very well done.

1/16/2009 3:18:37 AM

Johnnie Ann Gaskill
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Dramatic image, well-captured! Congratulations!!

1/16/2009 3:53:19 AM

Laura Kalcheff
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This actually reminds me of "The Exorcist"! Great photo!

1/16/2009 3:56:28 AM

Ed Heaton
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Excellent job Debra and congrats on your EP and POTD!

1/16/2009 4:09:50 AM

Guy D. Biechele
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Fine capture. Wonderful color and mood. Congratulations on your POTD!

1/16/2009 5:46:14 AM

Mary Beth Aiello
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Debra -- This is absolutely breathtaking. A huge congrats on this well-deserved POTD.

1/16/2009 5:52:01 AM

Joy Rector
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congrats on the POTD

1/16/2009 6:06:16 AM

Terri L. Scribner
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Congratulations on this dramatic and mysterious capture!!

1/16/2009 7:18:55 AM

Jean E. Hildebrant
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Wonderfully composed, dramatic and mysterious and very artistic! Congrat's!

1/16/2009 7:41:16 AM

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wonderful mood captured Debra. Congratz on your POTD.

1/16/2009 7:54:46 AM

Donna R. Wageman
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High Voltage Image - so striking.
Congratulations on POTD!!!!!!!!!!!!

1/16/2009 8:00:13 AM

Leslie Carson Wolfe
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Have you ever seen the 1949 B&W film, "The Third Man?" Great lighting and composition, Debra! Congratulations!


1/16/2009 8:05:07 AM

Colleen Farrell
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Wonderful moody capture--congrats on your POTD!

1/16/2009 8:13:00 AM

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Congrats I LOVED this picture when I first saw it and I still love it !

1/16/2009 8:54:28 AM

Debra R. Harder
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HUGE CONGRATULATIONS, Debra, on this SUPERB POTD!! This is an instant favorite for me!! Deb

1/16/2009 10:28:24 AM

Cary Rogers
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CONGRATS on your POTD, Debra!! a wonderful image of Pirate's Alley that really captures the feel of this historic place in the Quarter!

1/16/2009 11:40:51 AM

Terrill Province
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Wow ~ fantastic image of one the country's most beautiful and romantic little hideaways. Congratulations!

1/16/2009 2:46:41 PM

Siete Meeter
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Very cool image, Debra!

1/16/2009 4:26:19 PM

Holly Hitchcock
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WONDERFUL!!!! Reminds me of a mystery novel. Sultry and cool.


1/16/2009 6:54:00 PM

Lindley Johnson
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Terrific lighting and tones in this very mysterious image, Debra. Congratulations on your POTD!

1/17/2009 6:10:11 AM

Josselyne Klecanda
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Well done. Congrats.

1/17/2009 6:16:56 AM

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This really is an outstanding picture Debra. I feel the same as everyone who has commented. There is an air of mystery in the picture. The lighting really draws you in as well as the dark figure in the alley. Definitely sets a mood. Congrats

1/17/2009 8:06:03 AM

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This is a lovely picture with ecellent mood and colors.
Fantastic job and congradulations with your POTD.


1/17/2009 11:33:32 AM

Debra P. Chenault
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Wow! Thank you everyone for your comments! This is one of my favorites as well. Leslie, no, I haven't seen "The Third Man" but I will look for it and watch it. Must remind you of the movie?

1/17/2009 12:13:28 PM

Kathy L. Clark
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Congrats Debra on a really cool POTD. Great light and mood.

1/18/2009 2:54:01 PM

Oscar Suarez
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I love the softness and stark eery feeling of this image. Great photo Debra!

1/21/2009 2:00:05 PM

Joannie M. Bertucci
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Debra, I can smell the fog and hear the clicking of his heels as he walks down the deserted alley...outstanding!
Congrats on your POTD!

1/24/2009 11:46:41 PM

Stephen S. Maguire
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I would have to agree with Dawn that it first reminds me of the Exorcist movie poster. A really great mood image!!!!

12/24/2009 12:46:16 PM

Karacan Salkuci (Kalacay)
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Awesome image Debra.It should be published.

1/10/2010 4:24:28 PM

Mike Perez
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Terric capture of this classic spot, Debra. Great mood! I really like this street on wet day with all the reflections on the rainy pavement. I recently a painted a version of this street during a wet afternoon.

1/16/2010 3:43:07 PM

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