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A Kind of Praise

BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner
 
A Kind of Praise
A Kind of Praise
"Fools may our scorn, not envy, raise.
For envy is a kind of praise."
John Gay, early 18th C English poet

Resubmitted for October 11, 2017 (EP)
Category: Monthly Theme (Harvests)

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Karen Celella
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    Outstanding still life that's perfect for the MT, Nikki. Love the reflection and the hint of green light on the red apple.


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3/9/2012 5:53:39 AM

 
Carolyn  M. Fletcher
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Oh, you have a winner here, I think!


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3/9/2012 5:55:38 AM

 
Christopher Budny
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Another beauty here, Nikki---really excellent. I agree with Carolyn!


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3/9/2012 6:17:28 AM

 
Jeff Robinson
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Another great still life Nikki!!


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3/9/2012 6:26:54 AM

 
Julianne Bradford
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Great poetry and still life Nikki :-)


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3/9/2012 6:36:07 AM

 
Mary Beth Aiello
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I couldn't fave this fast enough, Nikki. The simplicity and light makes this just so powerful. A WINNER, for sure, or I'll eat those apples.


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3/9/2012 6:44:20 AM

 
Bob Cournoyer
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I'm in agreement with all ^ of them... :-)


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3/9/2012 8:03:23 AM

 
Joy Rector
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beautiful shot


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3/9/2012 9:52:02 AM

 
Karen E. Michaels
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Brava, Nikki.
Red apple, forefront, genius...


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3/9/2012 9:56:01 AM

 
Bill Johnson
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Nikki, Great MT entry.


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3/9/2012 12:17:15 PM

 
JudyAnn Rector
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Beautiful still life, Nikki... great quote!


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3/9/2012 12:24:22 PM

 
Neal D. Hatcher
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Fantastic


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3/9/2012 4:25:15 PM

 
David M. Montero
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Awesome still life Nikki!!! Great set up and lighting.


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3/9/2012 4:33:16 PM

 
Heather Loewenhardt
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Beautiful composition with terrific contrast and texture.


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3/10/2012 12:06:25 AM

 
Thomas E. Hinds
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I love this still life, Nikki. Great color and composition!


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3/11/2012 8:01:40 AM

 
Susan M. Campbell
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Outstanding image Nikki. The lighting is superb!


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3/13/2012 3:54:33 AM

 
Jackie M. Sajewski
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Beautiful still life.


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4/19/2012 7:18:27 AM

 
Dianne 
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Just beautiful!


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4/22/2012 10:18:49 AM

 
Carol Quina
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Beautiful still life. Congratulations on your Finalist.


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11/30/2017 9:08:58 AM

 
Emile Abbott
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Congrats on finalist, Nikki.


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11/30/2017 2:26:16 PM

 
ronda chatelle
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Beautiful! Congrats!!!


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11/30/2017 4:13:26 PM

 
Wally Orlowsky
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Nikki, Congratulations on this wonderful winner!


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12/1/2017 6:12:55 AM

 
Amanda D. Austwick
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Congratulations Nikki, on your gold winner!


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12/1/2017 9:27:10 AM

 
Emile Abbott
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Congrats Nikki on going Gold.


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12/1/2017 11:13:31 AM

 
Michele Peterson
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Congratulations on this obviously well loved image going gold, Nikki! And a great poem to go along with it. :-) Beautiful....


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12/2/2017 11:47:03 AM

 
Joanna Kovalcsik
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Congratulations, Nikki!


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12/2/2017 6:54:17 PM

 
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