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Changing States
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Changing States
Changing States

For the PG101 "Fluid" Theme

Comments welcome and appreciated!

© Mike Umbreit
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Judy V. Kennamer
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    Beautiful Mike! Marvelous colors and light - and I love the melting drops!!!

1/30/2009 7:23:05 PM

 
Ron McEwan
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Excellent capture Mike, well done for sure.

1/30/2009 7:37:36 PM

 
Donna LaMattino Pagakis
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IMPRESSIVE Mike, great details and light. An awesome theme entry!!! HTD!

1/30/2009 8:46:13 PM

 
Les Rhoades
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Darn! why didn't I think of this shot? Nice theme entry Mike. HTD!

1/30/2009 11:42:17 PM

 
Katarina Mansson
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Very nicely made with the lines, DOF, color and patterns. Perfect for the theme too. HTD!

1/31/2009 12:13:19 AM

 
Susie Peek-Swint
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Terrific idea and title Mike ~ great detail and bg colour ~ HTD!

1/31/2009 1:37:23 AM

 
Lynne Morris
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This is fabulous Mike, great colours and details.

1/31/2009 1:53:46 AM

 
Brett Dolsen
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Wonderfull colour and detail Mike!!Brett

1/31/2009 2:32:38 AM

 
Leslie McLain
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Fantastic image, great color and detail.

1/31/2009 4:12:17 AM

 
Joy Rector
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beautiful

1/31/2009 4:39:50 AM

 
Mike Umbreit
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Thanks so much for the comments! I think icicles must fascinate me because I have several shots of them. Although most of them are not very good. It takes some special light to make them glisten. :-) Mike

1/31/2009 6:06:08 AM

 
Mitch Spence
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Great detail, Mike, along with that beautiful "winter blue" light.

1/31/2009 8:24:31 AM

 
Susana Heide
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The sharpness, the vivid color and the transparency are exceptional!! Well done, Mike!

1/31/2009 9:28:37 AM

 
Eivor Kuchta
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Fascinating! Well done, Mike!

1/31/2009 12:43:30 PM

 
Mike Umbreit
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Mitch/Susana/Eivor - Thanks!!! - Mike

1/31/2009 6:25:55 PM

 
Lauren P. Krajenta
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Fantastic shot! Great clarity, colors! I tried the same shot last week (on one of our few ice days), however, my shots did not turn out as beautiful as yours!

2/1/2009 10:46:12 PM

 
Mike Umbreit
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Lauren - Thanks! I took several shots to get one good one! :-) Mike

2/2/2009 7:03:35 PM

 
Scott A. McDaniel
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Awesome job Mike. Congrats. Icicles are soooo much harder to shoot than it looks. Nice work.

2/23/2009 10:11:22 AM

 
Tiia Vissak
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Congratulations again!

2/23/2009 10:21:49 AM

 
Vladan D. Djordjevic
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Huge congratulations on your superb finalist!

2/23/2009 10:41:33 AM

 
Karen Engelbreth
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Congratulations!

2/23/2009 10:52:39 AM

 
Christian Rosito
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Congratulations Mike!!

2/23/2009 10:57:22 AM

 
Vicki L. Filippin
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Congrats, Mike....this shouldn't be the last time we see it, either.

2/23/2009 11:09:52 AM

 
Jeana Clark
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Again....Congratulations Mike!!!!
awesome Finalist!!!!
Best of Luck in the Next Round!!!!

~J~

2/23/2009 11:15:38 AM

 
Summer A. Kozisek
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Fantastic capture Mike, congrats on your finalist!!

2/23/2009 11:21:32 AM

 
Bojan Bencic
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Congratulations on your fantastic finalist, Mike!

2/23/2009 1:13:02 PM

 
Eivor Kuchta
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Congratulations on your finalist, Mike!

2/23/2009 1:16:54 PM

 
Colette M. Metcalf
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Congratulations!!!!

2/23/2009 1:25:38 PM

 
Susan Fox
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Congratulations!

2/23/2009 2:04:21 PM

 
Candice C. Calhoun
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Congratulations for your marvelous finalist, WTG!

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2/23/2009 2:32:27 PM

 
Michelle L. Frick
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Beautiful finalist Mike! Congratulations!

2/23/2009 3:05:12 PM

 
Kerry Hill
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Huge congratulations Mike!!!

2/23/2009 3:32:12 PM

 
Renee Doyle
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Big congratulations to you Mike!!

2/23/2009 4:07:58 PM

 
Philippe Vieux-Jeanton
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Congratulations Mike, on this beautiful finalist!!

2/23/2009 4:13:14 PM

 
Barbara Waldoch
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Congratulations on all your beautiful Finalists, Mike!

2/23/2009 6:25:35 PM

 
Usman Bajwa
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Awesome capture. Huge Congrats on this lovely Finalist, Mike.

Usman.

2/23/2009 6:32:00 PM

 
Laura L. Gonzales
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Congratulations Mike!! Good luck! Laura

2/23/2009 6:37:10 PM

 
Becky J. Parkinson
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This is a terrific shot!! Congratulations on your finalist!

2/23/2009 6:51:17 PM

 
Jennifer L. Alder
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Huge congrats, Mike, on this wonderful finalist image :)

2/23/2009 6:54:39 PM

 
Leslie McLain
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Mike, congrats on your wonderful finalist.

2/23/2009 7:05:38 PM

 
Mike Perez
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Congratulations on your great Finalist, Mike!

2/23/2009 7:11:39 PM

 
Kara Hendricks
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Congratulations Pictures, Images and Photos

2/23/2009 7:18:36 PM

 
frank w. degenhardt
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Mike- Stunning work my friend. Congratulations on the Finalist. I am so happy for you and wish you the best in bring home the gold.

2/23/2009 8:48:35 PM

 
ROLAN NARMAN
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Congratulations on your fantastic finalist Mike!

2/23/2009 8:54:39 PM

 
Mike Umbreit
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Wow!! Thanks so much for the very numerous and kind comments! I have to once again apologize for my tardiness, I haven't even gone through the list of finalists yet. I am sure that I am missing so many beautiful and creative images...my loss...but I hope to catch up soon. Thanks again!! - Mike

2/24/2009 5:07:49 AM

 
Jeff W. Robinson
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Outstanding job Mike; congrats!! Jeff

2/24/2009 6:22:52 AM

 
Sam Britt
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Congratulations Mike!!

2/24/2009 7:00:52 AM

 
Derek D. Dafoe
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Great Finalist!! Congratulations!!

2/24/2009 8:18:03 AM

 
Laurie Daily
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Congratulations on your fantastic finalist, Mike...love the blues and detail!

2/24/2009 8:30:30 AM

 
Corinne M. Thompson
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Thisis an excellent capture mike! Congrats on your Finalist!

2/24/2009 5:49:19 PM

 
Mike Umbreit
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Jeff/Sam/Derek/Laurie/Corinne - Thanks to all of you!! - Mike

2/24/2009 5:57:12 PM

 
Lorna Shutter
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CONGRATULATIONS on this cool Finalist, Mike!!!!! Photobucket

2/24/2009 6:26:23 PM

 
Mike Umbreit
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Lorna - Thanks again! - Mike

2/24/2009 8:46:14 PM

 
M.Christine Duncan
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Congrats Mike... a beautiful, crystal like quality captured! Bravo on this finalist!!!

2/27/2009 6:44:54 AM

 
Marcel J. Fernandez
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Congratulations Mike on a splendid Finalist.

2/27/2009 9:25:51 AM

 
Mike Umbreit
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Christine and Marcel - Thanks so much!! - Mike

2/28/2009 6:24:40 PM

 
Vicki Tillard
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Congratulation Mike. Beautiful. What IS "PG101"???

3/1/2009 6:50:44 PM

 
Mike Umbreit
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Vicki - Thanks! "PG101" stands for "Photo Group 101" and it is a Yahoo discussion group made up of photographers. - Mike

3/2/2009 5:08:07 AM

 
Kathy L. Clark
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Another big congrat to you Mike. Excellent image.

3/18/2009 8:08:56 PM

 
Mike Umbreit
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Kathy - Thank You! - Mike

3/20/2009 5:04:55 PM

 
Steven P. Sturgill
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Mike...I live in the Chicago Market and saw this photo on one of the Evening Weather Reports! Well done! I love you work!

1/5/2011 3:06:22 PM

 
Mike Umbreit
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Steven - Thanks! This isn't the icicle shot that was recently shown on NBC but it is very similar. I do show the recent one in the beginning of my gallery. Thanks for stopping by and I took a look at your gallery...Very Nice!! - Mike

1/6/2011 4:13:29 PM

 
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