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Carousel Lights

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Carousel Lights
Carousel Lights
A couple of weeks ago I attended St Mary's annual Festival. These are the lights inside the kiddie carousel.
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Tammy M. Anderson
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    Terrific colours and composition, David.


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8/27/2009 9:02:22 AM

 
Monnie Ryan
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Great job, David! I've never been able to get lights like this so I'm quite jealous!


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8/27/2009 9:18:12 AM

 
Jeff W. Robinson
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It pays to look up! Terrific capture Dave! Jeff


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8/27/2009 9:49:29 AM

 
Jack Ryan
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Nicely composed image...excellent color...hope you enjoyed the ride...???


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8/27/2009 10:09:35 AM

 
Linda D. Lester
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Awesome....great lines!


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8/27/2009 10:33:32 AM

 
Patrick Rouzes
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Fantastic colors, detail, clarity, pov & comp here!!! Super job here, David!!!


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8/27/2009 11:28:48 AM

 
Mike Clime
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Nice capture! Great lines, colors and reflections!


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8/27/2009 11:53:38 AM

 
Max Aureli
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Great lines on this well composed image David!! Wonderful shot!!!


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8/27/2009 2:12:39 PM

 
Claudia Kuhn
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TErrific colors and details David!


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8/27/2009 4:15:19 PM

 
Renata Gusciora
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Cool shot with great lights and composition,David!


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8/27/2009 5:09:28 PM

 
Linda Blair
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Different and unique...love it...the fair comes to town here next month...hope I can get some cool shots also!!!!!!


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8/27/2009 5:19:14 PM

 
Lorna Shutter
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Fabulous angles and perspective! Love the colours and all the bright lights! Wonderful capture! What were you doing on the KIDDIE Carousel, David? LOL! :D


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8/27/2009 5:45:32 PM

 
Tamara K. Walker
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I bet it wasn't easy balancing on the horse and capturing this picture. Unique view of the carousel.


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8/27/2009 5:51:04 PM

 
Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna
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Looks like you were up late yourself, Davey!!! Great shot of these lights!!! :-) k


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8/27/2009 6:30:08 PM

 
Melissa Gurdus
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Terrific shot of these lights well exposed for low light with sharp detail, great POV and wonderful reflections, David!!


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8/27/2009 9:01:26 PM

 
Eugenio Diaz  

AWESOME
the composition is very original
good work, great POV!
Well done, David!


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8/27/2009 9:07:47 PM

 
Karen Engelbreth
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COOL find, comp and capture, David...


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8/27/2009 11:03:01 PM

 
Karen Engelbreth
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COOL find, comp and capture, David...


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8/27/2009 11:03:29 PM

 
Maria A. Gonzalez
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This is a very creative play with lights and colors,David..Excellent lines and composition..Well captured.


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8/28/2009 4:17:44 AM

 
David Phalen
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Thank you Tammy A., Monnie, Jeff, Jack Linda, Patrick, Mike, Max, Claudia, Renata, Linda, Lorna, Tammy W., Kitty, Melissa, Eugenio, Karen and Maria!!

No I did not ride the kiddie carousel :) The kiddies wouldn't let me. LOL


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8/28/2009 5:52:15 AM

 
Tiia Vissak
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great tones, light & framing!


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8/28/2009 9:54:45 AM

 
David Phalen
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Thanks Tiia!!


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8/28/2009 11:00:39 AM

 
John Connolly
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What an unusual capture David, at first I thought I was looking at the arms of an octopus! Great work!


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8/28/2009 1:26:08 PM

 
doug pignet
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David ....Great POV and great lines.....so festive...WTG

Diane Pignet


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8/28/2009 3:00:45 PM

 
Sam Britt
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Cool image, congrats on this EFP, David.


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8/29/2009 2:27:20 PM

 
David Phalen
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Thank you John, Diane and Sam!!


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8/31/2009 7:47:59 AM

 
Derrald R. Farnsworth-Livingston
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This makes for a great abstract composition. The colors are awesome as well. I love how all the lines lead into one another.


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9/1/2009 7:27:19 PM

 
David Phalen
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Thanks Derrald!!


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9/8/2009 9:45:40 AM

 
Stefania Barbier
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huge congrats on your finalist!!!


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9/19/2009 10:25:56 PM

 
Jill Odice
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CONGRATS!!!! This is beautiful work!


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9/19/2009 10:56:45 PM

 
Tiia Vissak
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Congratulations!


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9/20/2009 2:19:50 AM

 
Katarina Mansson
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Great find and creative capture. Excellent finalist David; congratulations!


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9/20/2009 2:49:07 AM

 
Nikki McDonald
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Great sparkly color and lines, Dave. Congratulations on the finalist badge and good luck in the next round.


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9/20/2009 2:58:53 AM

 
Michelle Alton
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Uniquely beautiful image, Dave. Congratulations, and best of luck in the next round!


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9/20/2009 5:51:02 AM

 
Lorna Shutter
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CONGRATULATIONS on your Finalist Award for this Unique and Wonderful entry, David!!!!! :)

Let's Dance!!!!!
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9/20/2009 5:57:20 AM

 
Linda Blair
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Awesome....congratulations!!!!!


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9/20/2009 6:31:07 AM

 
Shelly A. Van Camp
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Super!!! Congrats, Dave!!


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9/20/2009 7:36:14 AM

 
Patrick Rouzes
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CONGRATULATIONS on your amazing finalist, David!!!!!!


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9/20/2009 7:36:33 AM

 
Carla Metzler
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Great job, Dave! Congratulations!


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9/20/2009 8:54:15 AM

 
Judy V. Kennamer
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A big Congrats on your gorgeous Finalist Dave!!!!


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9/20/2009 9:28:44 AM

 
Jeana Clark
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Congratulations Dave!!
Awesome finalist!!
Best of luck in the next round!!!

~J~


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9/20/2009 9:38:54 AM

 
Nadya Johnson
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Congratulations on your great finalist, Dave!


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9/20/2009 10:31:01 AM

 
Mitch Spence
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Congratulations, Dave. Somehow I missed this one earlier. Love the play of light on the posts of the carousel as well as the design of the lights themselves.


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9/20/2009 11:20:21 AM

 
Tammy Espino
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Congrats David!!! :)


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9/20/2009 12:50:19 PM

 
Terry L. Ellis
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A fascinating finalist, David! Congratulations!


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9/20/2009 1:38:35 PM

 
Lynne Morris
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Huge Congratulations on this awesome finalist David.


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9/20/2009 1:47:48 PM

 
Sabrina Ryan
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Congratulations on your wonderful Finalist photo, David!


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9/20/2009 2:49:15 PM

 
Nancyj Hovey
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C O N G R A T U L A T I O N S
on your very deserving FINALIST! 8o)


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9/20/2009 2:57:13 PM

 
Jeff W. Robinson
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Excellent - Congrats Dave on your Finalist! Jeff


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9/20/2009 4:42:14 PM

 
Amalia Sylvia Arriaga Salinas
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Big Congratulations David!,
Amalia


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9/20/2009 7:36:11 PM

 
Margaret R. Barry
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Congratulations on your fantastic finalist, David!


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9/21/2009 6:49:25 AM

 
Gary Lange
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Congrats Dave.


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9/21/2009 9:28:16 AM

 
Marijana Fajgl
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Big congratulations on your wonderful finalist, David!


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9/21/2009 11:59:39 AM

 
JO ANN CLEVELAND
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Congratulations on this great finalist Dave

jo ann c.


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9/22/2009 12:22:35 PM

 
David Phalen
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Thank you all VERY much!!


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9/22/2009 3:14:34 PM

 
Sam Britt
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Big congrats on this finalist, David!!


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9/22/2009 6:34:03 PM

 
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