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Taking a Bath
BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest FIRST PLACE Winner
 
Taking a Bath
Taking a Bath
One of the Chicago Water Taxis was taking a bath in the fountain, which provided a very cool twilight show.
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Douglas Perry
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    Cool night shot. You don't usually catch these boats in a bath. They are shy.

7/10/2011 6:03:36 AM

 
Julie Burnett
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Outstanding twilight capture, Leslie!!

7/10/2011 9:08:16 AM

 
Lindley Johnson
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Superb light, color, and everything else, Leslie!

7/10/2011 12:38:44 PM

 
Julianne Bradford
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Oh sigh! What a beauty Leslie!

7/10/2011 7:05:43 PM

 
Rona L. Schwarz
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WOW! A very cool and unique twilight capture of the city, Leslie! Fabulous composition and marvelous colors and clarity!

7/10/2011 10:05:55 PM

 
Ellen Hodges
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Fantastic work and skill to catch this tough shot, Leslie!! A verrrry big WOW!!!

7/11/2011 4:47:58 AM

 
Carol L. Fowler
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Wonderful capture- excellent timing for the boat in its bath!

7/11/2011 3:47:55 PM

 
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AWESOME in every way, Leslie! :-) k

7/11/2011 5:23:12 PM

 
Debra R. Harder
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OMG...this is so AWESOME, Leslie!! I love the boat underneath the fountain spray. Your timing couldn't have been better. Beautiful colors and details too! Deb

7/13/2011 9:34:43 AM

 
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Awesome capture, Leslie!

7/14/2011 6:22:40 AM

 
Christopher J. Budny
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Very cool... neat to see this after you told me about it (and we got to see some boats dashing through the spray mid-day.)

7/15/2011 12:51:01 PM

 
Phyllis Burchett
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Fabulous shot Leslie, great timing for you both!

7/23/2011 6:24:32 PM

 
Linda D. Lester
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Beautiful....ok I don't remember who is from Chicago? I'm going to go for a few days in October and want to meet up for some fun!

8/1/2011 5:38:24 PM

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

8/25/2011 2:52:11 PM

 
Lindley Johnson
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Another fabulous finalist! Congratulations, Leslie!

8/25/2011 3:48:54 PM

 
Kathy Wesserling
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Fabulous timing; fabulous image! It's well-deserving of the Finalist. (Upward bound is my guess! Good luck.)

8/25/2011 4:17:27 PM

 
Christopher J. Budny
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So happy to see this one make it! Congratulations!

8/25/2011 4:21:05 PM

 
Phyllis Burchett
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No surprise here, congrats Leslie!

8/25/2011 4:37:00 PM

 
Joannie M. Bertucci
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One of many of your exceptional images Leslie, congratulations again on another beautiful finalist!

8/25/2011 4:51:26 PM

 
Phyllis A. Houghton
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Congratulations on your beautiful, well deserved finalist. The colors and clarity are outstanding.

8/25/2011 5:09:01 PM

 
Terry Cervi
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Perfect timing and a super finalist, Leslie! Congrats!

8/25/2011 6:10:33 PM

 
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Congratulations on your wonderful finalist, Leslie.

8/25/2011 6:16:44 PM

 
Teresa Moore
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Congratulations Leslie! Beautiful image.

8/25/2011 6:18:47 PM

 
Ellen Hodges
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Huge congrats on this fabulous finalist, Leslie! Wow work!!!! Yeah!!!

8/25/2011 6:54:13 PM

 
Rona L. Schwarz
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So glad to see one of your water taxi images with SILVER, Leslie! HUGE CONGRATULATIONS on this outstanding Finalist and Good luck in the next round!

8/25/2011 7:40:51 PM

 
Kathy Salerni
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congrats, Leslie! awesome work!

8/25/2011 11:25:42 PM

 
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Congrats on this super finalist Leslie!

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8/26/2011 9:23:35 AM

 
Michelle Alton
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What a magnificent first place WINNER, Leslie. Well deserved, and Congratulations!

8/26/2011 11:59:38 AM

 
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Congratulations, Leslie on your fabulous First Place Winner!

8/26/2011 12:10:20 PM

 
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Congratulations Leslie!

8/26/2011 12:10:26 PM

 
Lindley Johnson
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Way to go, Leslie! Huge congratulations!!

8/26/2011 12:22:16 PM

 
Patrick Rouzes
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Congratulations on your Gold Medal Win, Leslie! Well deserved-WTG!

8/26/2011 12:22:17 PM

 
Mitch Spence
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Congratulations, Leslie, on your gorgeous first-place Chicago winner.

8/26/2011 12:39:01 PM

 
Janet Fikar
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Wow, what a great shot. Congrats!

8/26/2011 12:43:34 PM

 
Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna
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AWESOME W I N N E R! :-) k

8/26/2011 12:51:51 PM

 
Val Feldman
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Congrats on you wonderful First Place Win, Leslie!

8/26/2011 12:57:38 PM

 
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Congrats on your gold, Leslie... :-)

8/26/2011 1:00:01 PM

 
Phyllis Burchett
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BIG congrats on this fabulous winner Leslie!!!

8/26/2011 1:01:43 PM

 
Kathy Wesserling
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Just knew this one would hit the Gold - Congratulations, Leslie!

8/26/2011 1:04:36 PM

 
Julie Burnett
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Congratulations on your First Place Win, Leslie!!

8/26/2011 1:12:24 PM

 
Daniella Puente
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Congrats Leslie!!!

8/26/2011 1:22:58 PM

 
Ellen Hodges
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Huge congrats on this absolutely fabulous winner, Leslie! Yeah!!!

8/26/2011 1:27:13 PM

 
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Big congratulations on this Outstanding 1st Place Gold Winner Leslie!

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8/26/2011 1:28:19 PM

 
Kara Hendricks
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Congrats Leslie on this wonderful 1st Place win!

8/26/2011 1:46:20 PM

 
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Yeah! So happy to see this! Congratulations on your first place win!

8/26/2011 2:05:51 PM

 
Claudine Grove
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Congrats on the Gold! Amazing night shot!

8/26/2011 2:12:27 PM

 
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This is sooooooooo AWESOME, Leslie! Huge congratulations on your OUTSTANDING FIRST PLACE WINNER!!! Deb

8/26/2011 2:19:13 PM

 
Michele Peterson
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Such an an amazing image, Leslie! Full of color and WOW! Congratulations on the first place win!!! Well deserved!!

8/26/2011 2:59:13 PM

 
Christopher J. Budny
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All the way to the winner's circle! Congratulations, Leslie!

8/26/2011 5:06:09 PM

 
Deborah C. Lewinson
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Congrats on your first place win, Leslie, for this marvelous image!

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8/26/2011 5:19:03 PM

 
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BIG Congrats on a spectacular First Place Winner!!

8/26/2011 5:30:44 PM

 
Tammy Espino
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Big congrats on your winner~ :)

8/26/2011 6:50:16 PM

 
Rona L. Schwarz
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WTG, Leslie!!! Just saw the great news! I am so happy for you! Just wonderful...HUGE CONGRATULATIONS ON YOUR FIRST PLACE WINNER!!!

8/26/2011 7:30:47 PM

 
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Beautiful twilight. Love that cobalt sky and the colors and tonality of the lighted buildings. The shower of the water taxis was lagniappe --something extra--to make this outstanding creation a winner! Congratulations, Leslie, on your First Place win!!!!

8/26/2011 7:32:36 PM

 
Kathy Salerni
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Congratulations on winning First Place, Leslie,

8/26/2011 7:43:43 PM

 
Terry Cervi
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Congrats on your very beautiful First Place win, Leslie!

8/26/2011 7:48:05 PM

 
Carol L. Fowler
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Congrats on the Win!

8/26/2011 8:43:04 PM

 
Mary K. Robison
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CONGRATULATIONS on your well earned First Place Gold Winner, Leslie!

8/27/2011 2:49:34 AM

 
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What a fantastic photo; congratulations Leslie!

8/27/2011 3:49:17 AM

 
Joannie M. Bertucci
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I just love your Chicago images Leslie and this one says why I do! Congratulations on your first prize win!

8/27/2011 9:17:45 AM

 
Stanley C. Sims

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What a great image. Congratulations on the gold Leslie.

8/27/2011 4:29:10 PM

 
Kristi A. Howson
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Very unique and beautiful. A well deserved 1rst Place Winner. Congratulations Leslie!

8/27/2011 8:05:18 PM

 
Freddy Bland
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Just awesome, Leslie!! A fantastic First Place winner...many congratulations to you!!

8/27/2011 10:14:53 PM

 
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CONGRATULATIONS on your Winning image, Leslie!

8/28/2011 7:24:09 AM

 
Karen Celella
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Congratulations on your fabulous first place winner, Leslie!

8/28/2011 10:10:27 AM

 
Nikki McDonald
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A wonderful twilight capture -- beautiful and interesting scene and perfectly exposed and processed. Congratulations on the First Place win, Leslie.

8/28/2011 10:42:52 AM

 
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Congratulations on your wonderful win Leslie!

8/28/2011 3:01:14 PM

 
Cindy Bendush
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A beauty!!! Big congrats on your fabulous win Leslie!

8/28/2011 9:28:30 PM

 
Susan Fox
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Congratulations Leslie!

8/29/2011 9:57:52 AM

 
Patricia A. Coblentz
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Stunning work, Leslie...big congratulations on your 1st place win!!

8/29/2011 12:20:13 PM

 
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Huge CONGRATULATIONS on your wonderful First Place Gold Winner, Leslie!!!!

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8/31/2011 10:17:37 PM

 
Renee Doyle
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Beautiful work Leslie!! Congratulations!

9/4/2011 7:20:41 AM

 
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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

9/7/2011 10:03:32 PM

 
Donna LaMattino Pagakis
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Glowing and gorgeous Leslie, a big win and congratulations!!

9/8/2011 11:35:44 AM

 
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