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Clipper Deluxe
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Clipper Deluxe
Clipper Deluxe
Taken in a junkyard outside of Pella, IA.
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Tammy M. Anderson
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    WOW!! Great textures, composition and tones, Mike. Fabulous capture.

4/1/2010 2:37:26 AM

 
Tiia Vissak
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well done!

4/1/2010 2:42:25 AM

 
Michelle Alton
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I love the golden hues and the sort of heavenly dreamlike feel to this image, Mike. You've taken rust to a higher plane! I might have called this "Heaven's Highway."

4/1/2010 3:29:05 AM

 
Jeff W. Robinson
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Fantastic find and capture Mike! Jeff

4/1/2010 3:30:58 AM

 
Courtenay Vanderbilt
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I love Jeff Foxworthy's joke, "If you mow your lawn and find a car you might be a redneck!" Looks like you found several! Wonderful comp and textures, Mike!

4/1/2010 4:19:25 AM

 
Karen E. Michaels
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Excellent tones Mike.

4/1/2010 5:11:39 AM

 
Gina Cormier
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This is fantastic Mike ! Love the effects and tones!

4/1/2010 6:27:02 AM

 
Monnie Ryan
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Super composition and textures, Mike!

4/1/2010 6:30:20 AM

 
Melissa A. Olsen
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Mike, what a find you have here. Excellent work in the darkroom for this image!

4/1/2010 6:45:10 AM

 
Shelly A. Van Camp
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Love it!! I love old cars....when you go there again, get me that ram hood ornament!!! LOL

4/1/2010 8:00:28 AM

 
David Phalen
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Excellent find and capture!! Love the tones and textures!!

4/1/2010 10:56:14 AM

 
Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna
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It looks like you need to call the "OVERHAULIN" guys, Mike!!! GREAT shot!!! :-) k

4/1/2010 11:35:56 AM

 
John Connolly
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What an amazing capture Mike! The textures and effect work really well here!

4/1/2010 12:44:36 PM

 
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Mike, I love your comp, soft tones and post processing on this old beauty! Well done!! When I lived in KC and my brother lived in Coralville IA we made a few passes through Pella :0)

4/1/2010 1:22:44 PM

 
Patricia A. Coblentz
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Wow..look at all of those old rusty cars sitting in the grass...what a great capture, Mike. Love the colors, tones and textures!!

Patti

4/1/2010 4:40:06 PM

 
Denny E. Barnes
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Excellent work, Mike! Love your effects!! Beautifully done!!

4/1/2010 4:55:25 PM

 
Usman Bajwa
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Cool find and texture work, Mike!

UB.

4/2/2010 1:30:37 AM

 
Danny B. Head
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The treatment really accents the rusty textures of the junk cars. Nice work!

4/3/2010 7:47:53 AM

 
Tiia Vissak
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Congratulations!

5/24/2010 2:23:10 PM

 
Jeana Clark
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Way To Go Mike!!!!!
Congrats on this fabulous Finalist!!!

~J~

5/24/2010 3:09:15 PM

 
Nancy (Peaches) Harker
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WHOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO HOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO
HUGE CONGRATS on your AWSOME finalist,
Best of luck in the next round!!!

5/24/2010 3:20:05 PM

 
Melissa Gurdus
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Big congratulations on this stunning finalist!!! Simply beautiful!!

5/24/2010 4:35:10 PM

 
Irene Colling
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Wonderfu DD work Mike.
Congratulations.

5/24/2010 6:06:45 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)

5/24/2010 6:08:31 PM

 
Patricia A. Coblentz
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Congratulations on this super finalist, Mike!! Patti

5/24/2010 6:11:42 PM

 
Stefania Barbier
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congratulations again!

5/25/2010 12:18:46 AM

 
Usman Bajwa
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Good to see this again, Mike. Wonderful dd work. CONGRATZ. on the Finalist Award. Good luck, next!!

UB.

5/25/2010 1:30:50 AM

 
Courtenay Vanderbilt
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Another Big Congrats, Mike!

5/25/2010 5:17:45 AM

 
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Gorgeous post-production work!

5/25/2010 12:28:30 PM

 
Renee Doyle
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Congratulations on this wonderful finalist Mike!!

5/25/2010 4:07:47 PM

 
Donna LaMattino Pagakis
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Fabulous work Mike! Congratulations on your finalist!!!

5/25/2010 6:57:02 PM

 
Renee Doyle
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WTG Mike!! Congratulations on this wonderful winner!!

5/25/2010 10:37:17 PM

 
Bojan Bencic
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Congratulations on your win, Mike.

5/25/2010 10:40:14 PM

 
Patricia A. Coblentz
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Congratulations on your win, Mike!! Patti

5/25/2010 10:40:20 PM

 
Stefania Barbier
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gorgeous win, congratulations!!!

5/25/2010 10:54:38 PM

 
Denny E. Barnes
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Outstanding, Mike! BIG CONGRATULATIONS on your beautiful and well deserved WIN!! WTG!!

5/25/2010 11:14:05 PM

 
Usman Bajwa
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WTG, Mike. CONGRATZ on landing GOLD!

UB.

5/26/2010 12:44:07 AM

 
Tiia Vissak
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Congratulations!

5/26/2010 12:49:42 AM

 
Tammy M. Anderson
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Congratulations on the outstanding winner, Mike.

5/26/2010 3:02:03 AM

 
Anita N. Hogue
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Congratulations Mike! Wonderful post work!

5/26/2010 4:31:23 AM

 
Courtenay Vanderbilt
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Fantastic win, Mike! Big congrats out to you!

5/26/2010 5:11:03 AM

 
Kathy L. Clark
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Wonderful DDR work Mike. Big congratulations to you.

5/26/2010 5:39:51 AM

 
Nancyj Hovey
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C O N G R A T U L A T I O N S
on your 2nd Place Winner
for this outstanding image! 8o)

5/26/2010 6:46:45 AM

 
David Phalen
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BIG Congrats on a terrific Winner!!

5/26/2010 7:13:18 AM

 
Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna
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WTG on this magnificent win! :-)♫♪ k

5/26/2010 7:55:48 AM

 
JO ANN CLEVELAND
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Congrats on this awesome Winner Mike!

jo ann c.

5/26/2010 8:32:43 AM

 
Jeana Clark
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HUGE CONGRATS Mike
For this well deserved Winner!!!!

~J~

5/26/2010 8:50:36 AM

 
Mitch Spence
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Way to go, Mike. Congratulations to you!

5/26/2010 9:46:26 AM

 
Yulianto Soeroso
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Congratulation Mike

5/26/2010 10:57:29 AM

 
Linda D. Lester
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Congratulations on your awesome win!!!

5/26/2010 1:24:02 PM

 
Mary Beth Aiello
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This is just too cool, Mike. Huge congrats on this awesome winner.

5/26/2010 1:45:47 PM

 
Claudia Kuhn
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Terrific work Mike, congratulations!

5/26/2010 4:53:44 PM

 
Sam Britt
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Big congrats on this 2nd place win, Mike!

5/26/2010 5:56:10 PM

 
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Congratulations on the Second Place Win for this gorgeous look at these gorgeous vehicles of classics. Gorgeous work. WTG.

5/26/2010 9:05:58 PM

 
Dominick M. Dimacale
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Congratulations Mike on your Win!!!


Dominick

5/28/2010 7:05:48 AM

 
Craig W. Myers
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The Clipper was sort of the last hurrah for the Packard Motors Company. Very fitting. Fine image, Congratulations.

5/28/2010 10:33:29 AM

 
Gina Cormier
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Congrats Mr. Mike!! :-) Fabulous!!!

5/28/2010 2:06:40 PM

 
Dianna Murphy
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Mike,congratulations on your outstanding Winner!!!!

6/4/2010 2:47:47 PM

 
Kathleen Brennan
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Congratulations on this wonderful gold winner. I love the texture work and processing!

6/27/2010 9:14:52 AM

 
Summer A. Kozisek
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Fantastic image and effects Mike!!

10/18/2010 10:39:48 PM

 
Phyllis Burchett
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Love this, a belated congrats to you!

11/23/2010 6:42:58 PM

 
Bill Houghton
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Mike, this is a beautiful capture of this old rusty car. You did a great job in getting this shot. Have a great week, Bill

3/28/2011 5:23:22 AM

 
Jimmy O. Day
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Fantastic composition. Congrats!

7/7/2011 6:15:39 AM

 
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