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One of the many fencelines in the Gulf Islands National Seashore, just west of Pensacola Beach, Florida.

F11, 1/640th sec, ISO 320, 105mm focal length

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    One more...

6/8/2011 3:54:05 AM

 
Carolyn  M. Fletcher
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Totally cool! Don't you just love fencelines?

6/8/2011 3:59:50 AM

 
Claudia Kuhn
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Love the fencel ine and shadow in the first one and the colors of the 2nd. You'd make Bill Raco proud with both of these

6/8/2011 4:08:04 AM

 
Michelle Alton
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Both are spectacular, Ken. The pristine sand enhances each shot.

6/8/2011 4:08:20 AM

 
Tammy M. Anderson
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Love the fenceline and shadow, Ken.

6/8/2011 4:10:18 AM

 
R. J. Laudenbacher
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Wonderful comp and subject Ken and you really captured this to perfection.

6/8/2011 4:17:36 AM

 
Danny B. Head
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I think the sands between Pensacola to Gulf Shores, Alabama are the prettiest in the world! Beautiful capture!

6/8/2011 5:17:46 AM

 
Courtenay Vanderbilt
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Love both comps Ken!

6/8/2011 5:46:47 AM

 
Cathy Barrows
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beautiful

6/8/2011 6:09:31 AM

 
JO ANN CLEVELAND
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Awesome Ken, love the fence line and especially the shadows!

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6/8/2011 7:50:03 AM

 
Michael Frazier
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Nice fenceline, and shadows Ken, makes me want to go for a walk right now. Lol

6/8/2011 8:35:42 AM

 
David Phalen
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Spectacular fenceline, light and shadows!!

6/8/2011 9:29:00 AM

 
Dave Montero
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Both shots are winners. Fantastic Ken!

6/8/2011 10:44:57 AM

 
Shelly A. Van Camp
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LOL I thought it was snow!! Great captures...I love the ocean, sand dunes and the beauty.

6/8/2011 2:52:52 PM

 
Mary Beth Aiello
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I am such a sucker for fencelines, Ken, and this is just magnificient. Wonderful lines and shadows.

6/8/2011 2:53:45 PM

 
Judy V. Kennamer
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Totally gorgeous Ken!

6/8/2011 3:42:12 PM

 
Gail Vitikacs
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B e a u t I f u l KEN!!!!

6/8/2011 5:41:40 PM

 
Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna
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I love the white beaches of that area, Ken! Both of these images are awesome...as usual! :-) k

6/8/2011 6:29:21 PM

 
Renee Doyle
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Cool fenceline captures Ken!! I really like the shadow play!

6/9/2011 12:45:23 PM

 
John Connolly
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Relly nice work here Ken, Your light and composition are faultless! Well done!

6/9/2011 4:54:44 PM

 
Tammy Espino
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Beautiful white sand shadow captures! :)

6/10/2011 9:01:37 PM

 
Nikki McDonald
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I think the lines of the shadow on this one are fabulous, Ken. Wonderful N&L and EoD. Very well seen and framed.

6/12/2011 8:51:05 AM

 
Donna LaMattino Pagakis
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Nicely seen and captured, excellent work Ken!

6/19/2011 9:33:32 AM

 
Christopher J. Budny
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I love that elongated shadow, while the fence post isn't markedly taller than the neighboring slats.

7/14/2011 10:31:35 AM

 
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Love this.

8/1/2011 1:25:44 PM

 
Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna
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WTG on this wonderful finalist, Ken! :-) k

8/25/2011 3:19:46 PM

 
Danny B. Head
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Love this Ken! Congrats!

8/25/2011 4:11:35 PM

 
Christopher J. Budny
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Congratulations, Ken!

8/25/2011 4:12:34 PM

 
Stefania Barbier
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WTG Ken, huge congrats on your finalist!!!

8/25/2011 4:49:37 PM

 
Cathy Barrows
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Congrats on your finalist...very pretty

8/25/2011 4:56:44 PM

 
Tammy M. Anderson
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Congrats Ken on a beautiful finalist.

8/25/2011 5:40:02 PM

 
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Well seen!

8/25/2011 5:56:48 PM

 
Judy V. Kennamer
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A BEAUTIFUL Finalist Ken!!! Congrats!!!!

8/25/2011 5:58:58 PM

 
Carol Eade
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Beautiful image, Ken, congratulations!

8/25/2011 6:01:41 PM

 
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Congrats on this wonderful finalist!

8/25/2011 6:02:00 PM

 
Sabrina L. Ryan
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Congratulation on your wonderful Finalist, Ken!

8/25/2011 6:43:18 PM

 
Tammy Espino
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A huge congrats on your finalist!!!! :)

8/25/2011 6:45:08 PM

 
Karen Celella
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Congratulations on your wonderful finalist, Ken!

8/25/2011 6:50:29 PM

 
Mary Timman
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Congratulations on your beautiful finalist!

8/25/2011 7:11:19 PM

 
Merna L. Nobile
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Great photographers are not great because of their technique; they are great because of their passion.
Congratulations for your achievement, August, 25, 2011. Merna

8/25/2011 7:37:30 PM

 
Gina Cormier
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Congrats on this wonderful image!

8/25/2011 10:19:28 PM

 
Usman Bajwa
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Wonderful design elements, Ken. Huge CONGRATZ on the Silver medal. Good luck up next!!!

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8/25/2011 10:23:44 PM

 
JO ANN CLEVELAND
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Way to go Ken! Congrats on this great capture..hope we see it again!

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8/26/2011 6:18:50 AM

 
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Congratulations on this excellent composition and finalist, Ken

8/26/2011 7:36:07 AM

 
Shawn Jennings
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Great shots Ken! Congratulations on your finalist!

8/26/2011 8:32:29 AM

 
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I like your POV in this, and the composition! Congratulations on your finalist and good luck in the next round, Ken!

8/26/2011 9:26:50 AM

 
Nancy L. Green
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CONGRATULATIONS Ken, this is WONDERFUL!!! <><

8/26/2011 11:11:13 AM

 
Dave Montero
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I had a feelion'! Congratulations on your Finalist selection Ken.

8/26/2011 11:32:42 AM

 
Michelle Alton
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Gorgeous winner, Ken. Warm Congratulatons!

8/26/2011 12:14:46 PM

 
Tammy M. Anderson
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Congrats Ken on your beautiful winner.

8/26/2011 12:29:04 PM

 
Patrick Rouzes
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Congratulations on your well-deserved Winner, Ken! WTG, my friend!

8/26/2011 12:38:11 PM

 
Mitch Spence
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Beautiful shot, Ken. Congratulations on your gold.

8/26/2011 12:51:51 PM

 
Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna
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Fabulous July Winner! :-) k

8/26/2011 12:56:42 PM

 
JO ANN CLEVELAND
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Big congratulations on this great 2nd Place Win Ken!

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8/26/2011 1:06:06 PM

 
Stefania Barbier
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gorgeous winner Ken, huge congrats!!!

8/26/2011 1:34:13 PM

 
Linda D. Lester
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Thanks Linda!! :). Congratulations on your win!
Love it!

8/26/2011 2:09:27 PM

 
Debra R. Harder
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Love this image, Ken! Huge congratulations on your BEAUTIFUL GOLD WINNER! Deb

8/26/2011 2:26:52 PM

 
Donna LaMattino Pagakis
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Congratulations on your gorgeous WINNER Ken!

8/26/2011 2:39:02 PM

 
Danny B. Head
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Congrats Ken! Beautiful gulf coast image!

8/26/2011 2:50:14 PM

 
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Congrats on this beautiful winner Ken!

8/26/2011 3:26:57 PM

 
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CONGRATULATIONS on your 2nd Place Win for this beautiful image, Ken!!!!! :)
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8/26/2011 4:26:11 PM

 
David Phalen
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BIG Congrats on a spectacular Winner!!

8/26/2011 5:34:30 PM

 
Tammy Espino
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Big congrats on your winner~ :)

8/26/2011 6:58:40 PM

 
Mary Timman
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Huge Congratulations on a fantastic Winner!

8/26/2011 7:32:07 PM

 
Rona L. Schwarz
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I love fence lines and dune fences in particular, Ken, and this one is a superb example! HUGE CONGRATULATIONS ON YOUR 2ND PLACE WINNER!

8/26/2011 7:48:53 PM

 
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Congrats on your win Ken!

8/26/2011 9:14:34 PM

 
Carol Eade
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Beautiful work, Ken, congratulations on your Second Place Gold!

8/27/2011 4:59:36 AM

 
Christopher J. Budny
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Happy to see this one advance to the winner's circle--just beautiful as usual, Ken! Congratulations!

8/27/2011 6:03:10 AM

 
Claudia Kuhn
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Congrats Ken, love the shadow

8/27/2011 7:27:49 AM

 
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Congratulation Ken on a well deserved gold badge for this awesome capture.

8/27/2011 2:27:39 PM

 
Shawn Jennings
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WTG Ken! Congratulations on your win!

8/27/2011 3:27:51 PM

 
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Congratulations on this wonderful winner Mr. Smith! Yahoooo!

8/27/2011 4:00:32 PM

 
Kathy Cline
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Way to go Ken!
Hope you can visit again next year. This is a well deserved award! Have a blessed weekend.

8/27/2011 5:20:44 PM

 
Dayna Cain
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A beautiful image indeed! Congrats!

8/27/2011 8:00:39 PM

 
Kristi A. Howson
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Love this Ken. The shadows are wonderful in this. Congratulations on your win!!!

8/27/2011 8:15:20 PM

 
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Wonderful image, Ken! Big congratulations on your win! :)

8/27/2011 10:31:43 PM

 
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A big congratulations to you Ken on this wonderful winner.

8/28/2011 6:40:29 AM

 
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CONGRATULATIONS on your Winning image, Ken!

8/28/2011 7:31:09 AM

 
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ON THIS AWESOME GOLD WIN, Ken!!! WOW!

So beautiful, and I thought it was SNOW! I can't help it since that is all we see here for 7 months a year! Lol...

Very Happy For You! Both Images Are Great!

-Laura :)

8/28/2011 9:17:30 AM

 
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Congratulations on your win of this terrific capture Ken.

8/28/2011 3:22:23 PM

 
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Congratulations on your gold win, Ken...a wonderful capture!!

8/29/2011 12:29:46 PM

 
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Beautiful shot, Ken!! Congratulations! The sunset one was beautiful as well!

8/29/2011 1:13:31 PM

 
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congrats on your finalist...very pretty

8/29/2011 5:50:46 PM

 
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Congratulations on the win, Ken!

8/30/2011 5:02:44 AM

 
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Yep, no surprise here, Ken. Congrats on the win.

8/30/2011 3:39:08 PM

 
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C O N G R A T U L A T I O N S !!!

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8/31/2011 10:29:05 PM

 
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Congrats Neighbour!!!! Love this one and glad to see it finally get the recognition it deserves!!

9/4/2011 7:32:03 AM

 
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Belated congrats, Ken! Looks like I missed this one. Great creative capture of bold shadow!

9/26/2011 12:33:44 AM

 
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A tour of your gallery has so many wonderful images...this one caught my eye.....a very belated Congratulations on this win....and the after shot...wow...really shows what a few hours can do to a shot...sometimes even minutes or seconds. My very dearest friend Don Loseke is from Nebraska...he now lives in Sun City West most of the year with an occasional trip back....I'll have to make a trip to the heartland to see it one day....Have a wonderful day & Happy Halloween =^,,^=

10/31/2011 4:21:52 AM

 
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