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The Showdown
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The Showdown
The Showdown
Old Wild West -- A Series.

Remmy Crawdad and his gang are surrounded by the Sheriff and his posse at this re-enactment at Old Bedford Village. This stagecoaoch bandit is in a showdown with the sheriff.

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R. J. Laudenbacher
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    I am loving this series Mary Beth and your finish work and light on this is outstanding.

7/9/2010 4:46:49 AM

 
Nancyj Hovey
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Outstanding series, and this image adds to the collection.... Love your work... 8o)

7/9/2010 4:54:35 AM

 
Gina Cormier
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Another fabulous addition to this wonderful series

7/9/2010 5:01:22 AM

 
Nikki McDonald
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What can I say -- this is terrific, Mary Beth. I do not know how you were able to position yourself for so many perfect shots. Even if you have done a lot of post-processing, the raw material is so obviously there. This is a superb series.

7/9/2010 5:20:53 AM

 
Bonnie C. Lackey
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You can imagine that this is for real...beautifully presented, Mary Beth.

7/9/2010 5:39:25 AM

 
Mary Beth Aiello
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Thank you all so very much for your kind comments throughout this series. The re-enactment lasted 45 minutes, so you can imagine the staging and action at Old Bedford Village.

7/9/2010 5:41:21 AM

 
Doug Pignet
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Anopther beautiful capture of this saeries...Love the tones

7/9/2010 5:55:00 AM

 
Linda D. Lester
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This is so much fun to see what shot you are going to put in next...love it!

7/9/2010 6:07:00 AM

 
Vickie J. Jenkins
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You have done a simply wonderful job on this series. I, too, cannot imagine how you were able to get all of these great shots.

7/9/2010 6:10:23 AM

 
Jeff W. Robinson
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Another work of art - Great job Mary Beth! Jeff

7/9/2010 6:23:54 AM

 
Monnie Ryan
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I absolutely love this series too, Mary Beth -- they all deserve to be hanging somewhere for other folks to see!

7/9/2010 6:45:56 AM

 
Danny B. Head
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Love the blurred vignette.

7/9/2010 7:06:47 AM

 
Dave Montero
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Great series, great image. You have a knack for capturing the moment and enhancing the mood. Each shot tells a story. Well done Mary Beth!!!

7/9/2010 7:08:29 AM

 
Kara Hendricks
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You have GOT to have some winners among these wonderful shots Mary Beth... FANTASTIC series indeed!!

7/9/2010 7:27:58 AM

 
Jack Ryan
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WOW! Such a wonderful and interesting series!!! Absolutely great work...!!!

7/9/2010 10:40:11 AM

 
Freddy Bland
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O U T S T A N D I N G!! Wonderful, Mary Beth!!

7/9/2010 12:38:34 PM

 
Jessica Jenney
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Fabulous capture, tones and treatment, Mary Beth!

7/9/2010 4:06:29 PM

 
Debra R. Harder
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OMG, Mary Beth!! What a FANTASTIC series you have here! Each and every one of them are truly brilliant!! Can't wait to see more! Deb

7/9/2010 8:37:23 PM

 
Mitch Spence
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Mary Beth, your work on this series is truly breathtaking. I am so impressed, and I enjoy them thoroughly.

7/10/2010 10:42:35 AM

 
Dianna Murphy
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Mary Beth this series is so outstanding, yor DD work is really super and beautiful.

7/11/2010 8:32:56 AM

 
Gina Cormier
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CONGRATS MARY BETH ON THIS AWESOME IMAGE!!

8/13/2010 1:47:37 PM

 
Michelle Alton
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Another sparkling gem, Mary Beth. Congratulations!

8/13/2010 2:21:00 PM

 
Jack Ryan
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Also very deserving...congrats!

8/13/2010 2:27:24 PM

 
Renee Doyle
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Excellent treatment and wonderful finalist!!! Congratulations again Mary Beth!!

8/13/2010 4:13:53 PM

 
Danny B. Head
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Love this series! Congrats!

8/13/2010 5:25:56 PM

 
Sam Britt
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Congratulations, Mary Beth!!

8/13/2010 6:31:14 PM

 
Jessica Jenney
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Congratulations, Mary Beth on all your fabulous finalists!

8/14/2010 3:58:26 AM

 
Stephanie Frey
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Congratulations on this outstanding finalist, Mary Beth!

8/14/2010 8:04:08 AM

 
Debra R. Harder
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I remember this AWESOME image, Mary Beth! Congratulations on another SUPERB finalist! Deb

8/14/2010 12:14:44 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)

8/14/2010 12:51:19 PM

 
Lydia Williams
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Another great shot, Mary Beth! I really love this and the effects! Fantastic finalist! Congratulations!

8/14/2010 2:28:27 PM

 
Judy V. Kennamer
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Congrats on your beautiful Finalist Mary Beth - I love this shot!!!

8/14/2010 6:02:10 PM

 
Anne M. Young
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Super Finalist - congratulations! This is fantastic and looks a winner to me ...

8/14/2010 11:40:09 PM

 
Allen O. Howard
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Another outstanding finalist Mary Beth! Congratulations!

8/15/2010 10:58:22 AM

 
Liz Bullock
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Looks so life like! Congrats on this awesome finalaist!

8/15/2010 8:30:42 PM

 
Karen Celella
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Congratulations on another of your wonderful finalist, Mary Beth!

8/16/2010 8:19:57 AM

 
JO ANN CLEVELAND
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These guys surely play the part well Mary Beth! Another wonderful finalist..

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8/16/2010 8:27:34 AM

 
Renee Doyle
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An extraordinary series and so deserving of another Gold!! Congratulations Mary Beth!!

8/16/2010 2:45:24 PM

 

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Another Very Big Congratulations to you Mary Beth for another outstanding Gold award. A very deserving win for this very well done series you did.

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8/16/2010 3:14:58 PM

 
Liz Bullock
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Woo-Hoo! Congratulations!

8/16/2010 3:30:47 PM

 
Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna
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Another fantastic July Winner, Mary Beth! :-) k

8/16/2010 3:40:17 PM

 
Karen E. Baumann
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Love the tones and colors, the crisp detail and the sense of DOF with the selective focus. Awesome!

8/16/2010 3:46:27 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
SECOND PLACE WINNER! 8o)

8/16/2010 4:04:26 PM

 
Anita N. Hogue
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A fabulous capture, Mary Beth! CONGRATULATIONS!

8/16/2010 4:16:59 PM

 
Susan Candelario
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Outstanding. Big Congratz and very well deserved!

8/16/2010 4:31:56 PM

 
Monnie Ryan
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WTG -- how exciting! Congratulations on a very well-deserved win!

8/16/2010 4:44:28 PM

 
Randy D. Dinkins
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Great shot and treatment. This series was gold for you, congratulations, well done!

8/16/2010 5:03:53 PM

 
Renata Gusciora
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Congratulations on yet another fabulous winner,Mary Beth!!!:-)

8/16/2010 5:04:21 PM

 
Debra R. Harder
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Another HUGE CONGRATULATIONS, Mary Beth, on yet another SUPERB GOLD WINNER!! WTG!! Deb

8/16/2010 5:15:12 PM

 
Sabrina Ryan
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CONGRATULATIONS Mary Beth!!

8/16/2010 5:23:03 PM

 
David Phalen
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BIG Congrats on a fabulous Winner!!

8/16/2010 5:37:29 PM

 
Danny B. Head
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Again.. I love the entire series! Congrats!

8/16/2010 6:15:39 PM

 
Sam Britt
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Big Congrats on this win too, Mary Beth!!

8/16/2010 6:27:07 PM

 
Patricia A. Coblentz
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Congratulations again on another amazing winner, Mary Beth!!

8/16/2010 6:43:50 PM

 
Ken Smith
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No one does the nostalgic portraits better than you...congrats again, Mary Beth!

8/16/2010 7:58:20 PM

 
Usman Bajwa
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Huge CONGRATZ on again getting in the Winners' Circle, Mary Beth. WTG!

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8/16/2010 10:18:25 PM

 
Bojan Bencic
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Congratulations on another fantastic winner, Mary Beth.

8/16/2010 10:42:14 PM

 
Courtenay Vanderbilt
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Big Congrats, Mary Beth!

8/17/2010 2:27:13 AM

 
Stefania Barbier
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congratulations on your gorgeous winner!

8/17/2010 4:45:57 AM

 
JO ANN CLEVELAND
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Congratulations on this Gold winner Mary Beth! Every one in this series was a winner to me!!1

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8/17/2010 5:20:29 AM

 
Murry Grigsby
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Congrats on another terrific image and win Mary Beth!

8/17/2010 5:29:40 AM

 
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Love these cowboys scenes. Gorgeous textures and love the tone. Congratulations on the Second Place Win my friend. Way to go.

8/17/2010 5:42:26 AM

 
Karen Celella
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Congratulations on another of your fabulous winners, Mary Beth.

8/17/2010 5:46:36 AM

 
Virginia Leone
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Big congrats on this awesome winner Mary Beth!

Virginia :)

8/17/2010 6:01:10 AM

 
Gina Cormier
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CONGRATULATIONS ON ANOTHER SUBERB IMAGE MARY BETH.

:-) WTG!!!

8/17/2010 6:11:15 AM

 
Datha Y. Thompson
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C O N G R A T U L A T I O N S ! ! !

8/17/2010 6:25:37 AM

 
Kathy Cline
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Its your month Mary Beth
YAY
Congratulations

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8/17/2010 6:57:58 AM

 
Val Feldman
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It certainly is your month and so very well deserved! Congratulations, Mary Beth, for this superb gold winner!

8/17/2010 7:16:09 AM

 
Katarina Mansson
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And again: Big congrats!

8/17/2010 8:45:01 AM

 
Lydia Williams
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Wow, Good for you Mary Beth! Happy to see these awesome winners!

8/17/2010 12:54:28 PM

 
Denny E. Barnes
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Outstanding, Mary Beth! Congratulations again on you excellent and well deserved wins!!!

8/17/2010 4:05:25 PM

 
Shawn Jennings
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Another fantastic image, Mary Beth! Congratulations on your win!

8/18/2010 6:11:33 AM

 
Irene Colling
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Congratulations on your win Mary Beth for this outstanding image.

8/18/2010 10:36:05 AM

 
Linda Blair
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Congrats on another great winner!!!

8/18/2010 3:03:47 PM

 
Donna LaMattino Pagakis
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Congratulations on your win Mary Beth!!! I'm always impressed by your unique style of art. Just AWESOME!!!

8/18/2010 11:44:35 PM

 
Tarun Bose
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Big congrats for your another winner, Mary Beth.

8/19/2010 11:12:15 AM

 
Phyllis Burchett
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Congrats Mary Beth!

8/19/2010 5:07:54 PM

 
Mike Clime
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Congratulations on your winner!

8/20/2010 4:41:15 PM

 
Michael M. Petrizzo
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Another fantastic image and treatment Mary Beth.

9/16/2010 4:56:23 PM

 
Mary K. Robison
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This outstanding image came up on the homepage just now...
Belated Congratulations! on this exceptional Second Place Gold Winner, Mary Beth.

10/31/2012 11:46:56 PM

 
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