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Warm Wishes for the New Year!

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Warm Wishes for the New Year!
Warm Wishes for the New Year!

I think I needed a break from the cold winter shots.

:-)

Comments welcome and appreciated!

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Nancy (Peaches) Harker
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    AWSOME lighting color and capture Mike, REALLY BEAUTIFUL!!!


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12/26/2008 2:37:15 PM

 
Jeff W. Robinson
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This is Outstanding Mike - Happy New Year to you too! Jeff


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12/26/2008 3:41:31 PM

 
Ron McEwan
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WOW! Mike the angle is right on this one, excellent title and the image fits it well, nice work here.


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12/26/2008 5:34:59 PM

 
Craig C. Ebel
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Amazing POV!
I finally put up a snow shot, it's up on Redbubble.


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12/26/2008 6:57:59 PM

 
Bob Cournoyer
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Well composed and timed..


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12/26/2008 7:26:33 PM

 
Susan M. Hembree
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Extremely warm and inviting, Mike! I could use something like this to warm my apartment up. Amazing perspective and great details and color! It's a great shot!


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12/26/2008 8:20:03 PM

 
Lauren P. Krajenta
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Beautiful shot...just draws you in! Makes me all warm and cozy all the way to Texas! Just looking at this shot a person's imagination just runs away with it! Excellent!


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12/26/2008 11:09:55 PM

 
Kerry Hill
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Beautiful capture Mike!!! Lovely warm tones and fantastic lighting!! Happy New Year to You Too!!


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12/26/2008 11:26:05 PM

 
Susie Peek-Swint
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Warming my hands on your lovely fire right now Mike ~ thanks for sharing! Great shot by the way :)


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12/27/2008 12:43:58 AM

 
Les Rhoades
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Super! I'll be right over with some spiked egg nog


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12/27/2008 1:03:07 AM

 
Mike Clime
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Nice capture, Mike! This photo is very warming! LOL!


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12/27/2008 4:14:02 AM

 
Michelle Alton
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Certainly a load of warmth here, Mike!
What a beautiful fireplace!


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12/27/2008 5:38:39 AM

 
Jean E. Hildebrant
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This is beautiful, Mike! So warm and inviting! I wish it was in my living room :-)


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12/27/2008 8:09:44 AM

 
Karen E. Baumann
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I can feel the warmth! Very nice shot; with great framing!


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12/27/2008 9:29:35 AM

 
Mitch Spence
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I think we all need a break already, Mike, and this is a warm and welcoming one.


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12/27/2008 10:01:57 AM

 
Teri Klinger
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love it! it definitely makes me feel warm even though it's freezing outside! nice job!


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12/27/2008 10:29:28 AM

 
Mike Umbreit
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Thanks so much for the very "warm" comments!! :-) I am unable to comment this evening so I hope to catch up soon! - Mike


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12/27/2008 3:38:25 PM

 
Brett Dolsen
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Beautifull winter capture,POV and composition Mike!!Brett


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12/30/2008 2:27:32 AM

 
Mike Umbreit
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Brett - Thanks! - Mike


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12/30/2008 7:41:14 PM

 
Michelle Alton
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Terrific Finalist, Mike! Congratulations!


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1/21/2009 5:06:06 PM

 
Susan Fox
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Congratulations Mike!


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1/21/2009 5:13:44 PM

 
Leslie McLain
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Congrats, Mike, on your wonderful finalist.


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1/21/2009 5:47:16 PM

 
Nikki McDonald
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Nicely done, Mike. Congratulations on the finalist and good luck in the next round.


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1/21/2009 5:50:55 PM

 
Deb Koskovich
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Way to go, Mike -- congrats!!


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1/21/2009 5:59:09 PM

 
Susan M. Hembree
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Loved this and happy to see it here! Congratulations, Mike!


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1/21/2009 6:25:08 PM

 
Mike Umbreit
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Thanks! Maybe I will have a fire this weekend to celebrate! - Mike


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1/21/2009 7:30:24 PM

 
Nancy (Peaches) Harker
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WHOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO HOOOOOOOOOOOOOO
HUGE Congrats on your finalist, Best of luck in the next round!


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1/21/2009 7:30:33 PM

 
Lisa J. Boulden
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Really well captured!
Big congratulstions!
`Lisa


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1/21/2009 7:46:34 PM

 
Eivor Kuchta
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Congratulations on your finalist, Mike!


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1/21/2009 7:54:43 PM

 
Usman M. Bajwa
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Huge congratulations on this wonderful Finalist.

UB.


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1/21/2009 10:34:17 PM

 
Bojan Bencic
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Congratulations on your finalist, Mike.


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1/21/2009 10:48:09 PM

 
Barbara Waldoch
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Congratulations on this beautiful Finalist, Mike!


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1/21/2009 11:52:14 PM

 
Nadya Johnson
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Congratulations on your outstanding finalist!


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1/22/2009 8:14:43 AM

 
Datha Y. Thompson
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CONGRATULATIONS Mike!! Excellent Finalist :0)


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1/22/2009 8:31:47 AM

 
Colleen Farrell
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Well-seen and beautifully presented, Mike Congratulations on an awesome finalist!


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1/22/2009 8:46:55 AM

 
Mitch Spence
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Hey, Mike--you warmed up our January very nicely. Congratulations.


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1/22/2009 10:34:22 AM

 
Tiia Vissak
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Congratulations!


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1/22/2009 10:36:40 AM

 
Mike Clime
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CONGRATULATIONS on all of your Finalists!


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1/22/2009 11:59:46 AM

 
Patrick Rouzes
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HEYYY,Mike, Congratulations on this amazing finalist!!!


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1/22/2009 2:10:46 PM

 
Laurie Daily
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A BiG congratulations to you on your finalist, Mike...sure looks like one great looking place to keep toasty warm!!!


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1/22/2009 2:15:55 PM

 
Mike Umbreit
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Thanks so much for the very kind comments! I appreciate each and every one!! - Mike


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1/22/2009 5:18:50 PM

 
M.Christine Duncan
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Well done Mike... thank you for warming up this frozen Canadian with this delightful finalist!!!


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1/22/2009 8:28:29 PM

 
Debra R. Harder
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EXCELLENT capture, Mike!! CONGRATULATIONS on your FANTASTIC finalist! Deb


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1/23/2009 6:07:32 AM

 
frank w. degenhardt
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Mike-Congratulations on the Finalist for this warm and inviting scene. Fantastic.


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1/24/2009 6:52:20 AM

 
Cassie  L. Woodlee
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Awesome Mike, congratulations!!!!!


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1/24/2009 1:35:57 PM

 
Jeana Clark
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YAHOOOOOO MIKE!!!!!
Excellent Finalist!!!!
Congratulations!!!!!

~J~


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1/24/2009 8:01:30 PM

 
Mike Umbreit
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Christine/Debra/Frank/Cassie/Jeana - Thanks to each of you!! - Mike


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1/25/2009 8:38:39 AM

 
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