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Glass Network

BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner
 
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Close-up view of a clear glass sculpture; the near-spherical body has been torch-pierced all over, suggesting a net or web.
Nov. 2011 Second Place - D&M

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Patricia A. Coblentz
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    Your abstract of this sculpture is outstanding, Chris! The clarity of the clear glass and the tonal contrasts are fantastic!


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11/14/2011 3:58:35 AM

 
Joy Rector
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gorgeous


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11/14/2011 4:03:58 AM

 
R. J. Laudenbacher
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What a great shot Chris. Love the design and the details in this one.


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11/14/2011 4:32:10 AM

 
Shirley Sicurello
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Creative image, well done.


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11/14/2011 4:53:20 AM

 
Melinda F. Schneider
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This is so intriquing!


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11/14/2011 4:58:39 AM

 
Diane E. Deming
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Beautiful!


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11/14/2011 5:01:43 AM

 
Renata Gusciora
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Awesome work,Christopher!Fabulous abstract design,great tones,clarity and lighting!


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11/14/2011 5:19:01 AM

 
Katarina Mansson
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Cool and excellent presentation!


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11/14/2011 5:21:44 AM

 
Christopher J. Budny
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Thank you all very much!


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11/15/2011 3:48:16 AM

 
Louise Souchereau
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Very nice picture, amazing details and clarity, Bravo Christopher


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11/20/2011 1:46:05 PM

 
Christopher J. Budny
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Thank you, Louise!


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11/20/2011 2:31:00 PM

 
Bob Cournoyer
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And, this one, too... :-)


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12/14/2011 5:41:32 PM

 
Patricia A. Coblentz
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Congratulations on this outstanding finalist, Chris!!!


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12/14/2011 6:16:55 PM

 
Christopher J. Budny
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Thank you both!


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12/14/2011 6:24:05 PM

 
Phyllis Burchett
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Awesome Chris, congrats!


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12/14/2011 6:39:55 PM

 
Donna LaMattino Pagakis
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This is so very cool Chris. A super image and finalist, congrats!


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12/14/2011 6:52:04 PM

 
Ellen Hodges
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Huge congrats and very best luck with your awesome finalists, Chris!!!


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12/14/2011 7:04:55 PM

 
Naomi Weiser
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great shot! congrats


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12/15/2011 2:49:20 AM

 
Christopher J. Budny
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Thank you, ladies!


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12/15/2011 5:23:49 AM

 
Nikki McDonald
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Such an interesting piece this must be -- the depth of field is excellent here as the softer far side adds depth to the image without being overly busy. Congratulations on the finalist, Chris.


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12/15/2011 5:37:58 AM

 
Lindley Johnson
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A terrific image of this interesting piece, Chris. Congratulations on your wonderful finalist!


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12/15/2011 8:31:59 AM

 
JO ANN CLEVELAND
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Congratulations on this outstanding finalist Christopher....very interesting!

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12/15/2011 4:24:58 PM

 
Rona L. Schwarz
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Wonderful composition, Chris! Great eye to see this potential and marvelous execution. Love the tones and DOF. Congratulations on another outstanding Finalist and good luck in the next round!


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12/15/2011 4:52:19 PM

 
Christopher J. Budny
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Thank you all very much! This work is called a "Soul Cage" by the artist, R. Jason Howard.


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12/15/2011 6:50:26 PM

 
Errick L. Cameron
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Very well done! Congratulations!


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12/15/2011 9:48:39 PM

 
Cheryl Winn  

Beautiful & intriguing image, Christopher


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12/16/2011 12:29:03 PM

 
Monnie Ryan
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Fabulous, Chris - big congratulations on your win!


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12/16/2011 2:49:26 PM

 
Terry Cervi
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Congrats on your fantastic win, Chris!


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12/16/2011 3:23:30 PM

 
Jill Battaglia
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wow...fabulous! Congrats Chris!


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12/16/2011 3:35:34 PM

 
Carolyn McIntosh
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Christopher . .. kudos to you . .. well done.


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12/16/2011 3:37:36 PM

 
Val Feldman
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WTG, Chris - congratulations on your wonderful Gold Win!


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12/16/2011 4:17:34 PM

 
Christopher J. Budny
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Thank you all very much! This came as a big surprise!


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12/16/2011 4:31:56 PM

 
Michele Peterson
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Congratulations Chris!!!!


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12/16/2011 4:37:26 PM

 
Carol Flisak
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Congratulations on your winner, Chris! This is a terrific capture of this interesting sculpture.


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12/16/2011 4:42:11 PM

 
Claudia Kuhn
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This is so cool Chris, love it, congrats!


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12/16/2011 4:55:43 PM

 
Bob Cournoyer
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Way to go, Chris!!!


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12/16/2011 4:59:09 PM

 
Peggy J. Pfister
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Top notch work, Chris! Congratulations on your win!


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12/16/2011 5:18:20 PM

 
Ken Smith
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That's pretty slick, Chris! Congrats to you on the gold!


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12/16/2011 5:36:11 PM

 
Ellen Hodges
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Super huge congrats on a fabulous winner, Chris!!! Sooo distinctive and beautiful!!!


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12/16/2011 6:14:53 PM

 
Phyllis Burchett
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BIG congrats Chris on this fantastic winner!!!


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12/16/2011 6:55:40 PM

 
Tammy Espino
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Congrats on your win! :)


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12/16/2011 7:22:40 PM

 
R. J. Laudenbacher
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So happy to see this with Gold, Chris. It so deserves it! Congratulations.


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12/16/2011 8:18:47 PM

 
Renee Doyle
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OK ..... so how did I miss this beauty!!!!!!!! Big congratulations to you Chris!!!! As always so well seen and perfectly captured!!!


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12/16/2011 8:18:51 PM

 
Rona L. Schwarz
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Wonderful to see this outstanding image rewarded with GOLD, Chris! VERY BIG CONGRATULATIONS!


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12/16/2011 8:27:33 PM

 
Michelle L. Frick
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Super dee duper cool Chris! Huge congratulations!!!!


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12/16/2011 8:47:35 PM

 
Patricia A. Coblentz
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Soul Cage...an interesting title by the artist. Big congratulations on your win, Chris...truly outstanding!


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12/16/2011 8:58:36 PM

 
Michelle Alton
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Congratulations Chris. A unique image and a well-deserved win!


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12/17/2011 3:28:46 AM

 
Christopher J. Budny
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Many thanks to all of you, for the kind words!


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12/17/2011 5:30:04 AM

 
Usman M. Bajwa
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Happy to see this bring Gold, Chris. Huge CONGRATZ!!!

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12/17/2011 8:08:33 AM

 
Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna
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WTG on this wonderful winner, Chris! :-) k


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12/17/2011 11:09:41 AM

 
Lindley Johnson
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Congratulations on your terrific winner, Chris!


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12/17/2011 2:18:45 PM

 
Christopher J. Budny
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Thank you, folks!


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12/17/2011 2:30:46 PM

 
Patrick Rouzes
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Phenomenal Winner, Christopher! Congratulations, my friend! Love it!


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12/18/2011 6:36:13 PM

 
Cindy Bendush
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Awesome find and capture! Huge congratulations on your beautiful winner!


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12/18/2011 9:57:58 PM

 
Christopher J. Budny
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Thank you, Patrick & Cindy!


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12/19/2011 3:32:26 AM

 
Katarina Mansson
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Lovely B&W tones and beautiful macro patterns. Congratulations on your gold Chris!


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12/20/2011 3:36:30 AM

 
Christopher J. Budny
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Thanks so much, Katta... and congratulations to you again, on your stellar Grand Prize this month!


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12/20/2011 5:04:32 AM

 
David M. Montero
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Fabulous work Chris! Congratulations on your finalist selection.


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1/12/2012 1:34:15 PM

 
Christopher J. Budny
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Thank you very much, Dave!


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1/15/2012 7:55:37 AM

 
Janet Fikar
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Brilliantly captured. Perfect DOF. It's like a spider's web that draws you in and keeps you there.


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1/25/2012 6:56:33 AM

 
Christopher J. Budny
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Thanks, Janet! It is a fascinating piece, especially close up like this!


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1/25/2012 9:18:45 AM

 
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