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The Chapel

BetterPhoto.com Editor's Pick   The Chapel
The Chapel
This is the Marjorie Powell Allen Chapel at Powell Gardens, near Kansas City Missouri

HDR image, F8, 1/125th sec, ISO 160, 20mm focal length

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BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest FIRST PLACE Winner
 
Arches
Arches
From inside the glass chapel at Powell Gardens, near Kansas City, MO

F5.6, 1/60th sec, ISO 400, 10mm focal length

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Ken Smith
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3/21/2012 3:53:08 AM

 
Carolyn  M. Fletcher
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Those are beautiful, Ken. I don't know which one I like better.


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3/21/2012 4:02:59 AM

 
Tammy M. Anderson
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Beautifully captured, Ken.


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3/21/2012 4:14:47 AM

 
Joy Rector
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beautiful


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3/21/2012 5:03:54 AM

 
Dayna Cain
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BOTH are beautiful!


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3/21/2012 6:02:01 AM

 
Nancy L. Green
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What a beautiful place Ken, I love the POV and the comp with the path leading to the subject, WTG!! <><


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3/21/2012 7:35:47 AM

 
Linda D. Lester
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Beautiful....nice lighting!


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3/21/2012 8:23:59 AM

 
Carol L. Quina
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Beautiful!


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3/21/2012 9:23:24 AM

 
Stefania Barbier
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spectacular clarity and capture Ken!


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3/21/2012 12:29:41 PM

 
John Connolly
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Two beautiful images of this wonderful little chapel Ken! You did a great job here!


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3/21/2012 3:27:36 PM

 
Mary Timman
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Both beautiful images. Lovely light and colors.


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3/21/2012 5:29:44 PM

 
Renee Doyle
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Where have you been hiding these beauties Ken!!! Wonderful - both of them!!


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3/22/2012 1:34:55 AM

 
Sharon  Day
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Both beautiful images, Ken! As many times as I've been there I don't think I have ever taken a pic of the front of the chapel. Nice work!


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3/23/2012 12:53:29 PM

 
Donna LaMattino Pagakis
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Great lighting and repetition, a wonderful indoor capture. Well seen Ken!


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4/13/2012 11:21:33 AM

 
Christopher J. Budny
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Fantastic capture of this iconic space, Ken! I love the glow that follows the skylights.


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5/24/2012 10:22:04 AM

 
Tammy Espino
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Congrats on your awesome finalist,Ken! :) Good luck next round~


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6/18/2012 1:50:33 PM

 
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Beautiful


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6/18/2012 6:34:27 PM

 
Donna LaMattino Pagakis
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Nicely seen and captured Ken! Congratulations!!


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6/18/2012 9:09:24 PM

 
Stefania Barbier
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wow Ken superb... huge congrats again!!!


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6/18/2012 11:58:51 PM

 
Linda D. Lester
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Congratulations Mr. Smith! Wonderful EOD!


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6/19/2012 5:34:44 AM

 
Christopher J. Budny
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Twas destined for medals... congratulations!


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6/19/2012 5:46:17 AM

 
JO ANN CLEVELAND
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PERFECTION! I love it Ken, big congrats!

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6/19/2012 7:51:59 AM

 
The Judges at BetterPhoto.com
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Beautiful lighting and repeating patterns.


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6/19/2012 8:10:26 AM

 
Emile Abbott
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Huge congratulations on this awesome finalist, Ken.


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6/19/2012 8:47:08 AM

 
Usman M. Bajwa
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Well composed, Ken. CONGRATZ and expect to see this again!

UB.


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6/19/2012 8:53:26 AM

 
Memoriee G. Sconce
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Congrats love the light.
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6/19/2012 7:37:42 PM

 
Donna LaMattino Pagakis
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Outstanding Ken, congratulations on your BIG FIRST PLACE WIN!!!


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6/20/2012 8:43:44 AM

 
Christopher J. Budny
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:) Congratulations once more!


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6/20/2012 8:48:25 AM

 
Jessica Jenney
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Congrats, Ken on your fabulous First Place Winner!


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6/20/2012 8:53:31 AM

 
Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna
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WTG on your fabulous May 2012 winner, Ken! :-) k


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6/20/2012 9:02:56 AM

 
Linda D. Lester
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WTG Ken! Congratulations on your first place win!!!


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6/20/2012 9:42:29 AM

 
Gail Vitikacs
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YAHOO Mr. Smith! Congrations on the shiny first place!!!!


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6/20/2012 10:03:16 AM

 
JO ANN CLEVELAND
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Congratulations on this awesome 1St Place Ken!!!

jo ann c.


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6/20/2012 10:05:19 AM

 
Gina Cormier
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Congrats on this stunning image Ken!


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6/20/2012 10:28:03 AM

 
Christina N. Seuser
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Congratulations on your first place win! This is a beautiful capture.


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6/20/2012 10:37:44 AM

 
Carol Flisak
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Congrats on your beautiful first place winner, Ken!


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6/20/2012 10:49:20 AM

 
Dayna Cain
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This is stunning! HUGE congrats on your first place win!


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6/20/2012 11:21:33 AM

 
Janet Fikar
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What fantastic symmetry. Congratulations!


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6/20/2012 11:23:59 AM

 
Stefania Barbier
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WTG Ken, SPECTACULAR first place win!!!


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6/20/2012 11:56:19 AM

 
Kathy Wesserling
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Pure Perfection, Ken. Congratulations for your 1st Place Gold.


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6/20/2012 12:00:55 PM

 
Danny B. Head
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Congrats on your 1st place win, Ken!


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6/20/2012 12:27:48 PM

 
Dore Vorum
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Beautiful image. Congratulations on your 1st place win.


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6/20/2012 12:28:37 PM

 
Terry Cervi
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Congrats on your beautiful win, Ken!


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6/20/2012 12:29:57 PM

 
Debra R. Harder
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Huge congrats, Ken!! So well deserved!!!


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6/20/2012 1:21:02 PM

 
Tammy Espino
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Congrats on your win , ken :)


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6/20/2012 1:32:31 PM

 
Mary Beth Aiello
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Such outstanding light and detail, Ken. Huge congrats on this fantastic Gold.


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6/20/2012 1:57:53 PM

 
Rona L. Schwarz
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Spectacular EoD image, Ken! Fantastic symmetry, light and lines! HUGE CONGRATULATIONS on this superb FIRST PLACE GOLD WINNER!


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6/20/2012 2:11:56 PM

 
Renee Doyle
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Awesome winner CB!!!! Big congrats to you!!


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6/20/2012 2:20:28 PM

 
Lindley Johnson
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Terrific composition to capture the repetition of those wonderful arches! Congratulations on your wonderful First Place Win, Ken.


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6/20/2012 2:24:36 PM

 
Wendy M. Hansen-Penman
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Absolutely amazing color, clarity, composition and depth. Congradulations! Well deserved.


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6/20/2012 2:42:52 PM

 
Emile Abbott
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Congratulations on your gold winner Ken.


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6/20/2012 3:14:34 PM

 
Joannie M. Bertucci
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Congrats Ken on your beautiful gold badge image! I've been to Powell Gardens but didn't make it into the chapel...will next time!


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6/20/2012 3:41:48 PM

 
Claudia Kuhn
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Wonderful image Ken, congrats on your first place win!


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6/20/2012 5:13:50 PM

 
Tarun Bose
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Big congrats Ken, for your winner.


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6/20/2012 6:49:24 PM

 
Mary K. Robison
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Congratulations on your well-deserved First Place Winner, Ken!


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6/21/2012 12:22:17 AM

 
Mary Timman
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Congratulations Ken on your winner! Beautiful!


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6/21/2012 4:16:30 AM

 
Anita Hogue
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Congratulations on your gorgeous first place win Ken!


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6/21/2012 4:40:04 AM

 
JudyAnn Rector
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Gorgeous image, Ken... CONGRATULATIONS!


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6/21/2012 10:28:33 AM

 
Michael Howe
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Conrats on this beautiful image Ken...well done!!!


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6/21/2012 2:58:38 PM

 
R. J. Laudenbacher
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A big congrats on your first place win, Ken. Beautiful work as always!


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6/21/2012 5:16:06 PM

 
David Phalen
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BIG Congrats on a fabulous First Place Winner!!

A beautiful capture of a beautiful building!!


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6/21/2012 5:18:56 PM

 
Patrick Rouzes
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CONGRATS on your Gold Medal Winner, Ken!


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6/21/2012 6:59:50 PM

 
Carol Eade
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Congratulations, Ken, beautiful work!


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6/21/2012 7:01:05 PM

 
Phyllis Burchett
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Congrats Ken!


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6/21/2012 8:27:10 PM

 
Judy V. Kennamer
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Totally gorgeous Ken!!! Congrats on your GOLD for this beauty!!!


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6/22/2012 5:41:18 PM

 
David M. Montero
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Wonderful patterns. Congratulations on a well deserved capture Ken!


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6/23/2012 11:04:58 AM

 
Dennis Flanagan
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You're on a roll. Good for you. :)


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6/23/2012 9:27:49 PM

 
Tammy M. Anderson
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Congrats on a beautiful winner, Ken.


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6/24/2012 12:50:51 PM

 
Merna L. Nobile
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Do what you love, and it will make your soul rich. CONGRATULATIONS, for being an award winner for the month of May, 2012. Merna


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6/25/2012 12:28:31 PM

 
Randy D. Dinkins
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Beautiful, congratulations!!


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6/25/2012 4:23:43 PM

 
Katarina Mansson
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Super composition and repetitive pattern. Excellent exposure and detail. Congratulations on your beautiful winner Ken!


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6/27/2012 4:06:23 AM

 
Sharon 
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Ken, HUGE congratulations on your outstanding and well deserved FIRST PLACE WIN!!!


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