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The Dark Hedges Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner
The Dark Hedges
The Dark Hedges
A stretch of road in Co. Antrim in Norther Ireland locally known as The dark hedges.

© Alexandra Hankova
Nikon D90 Digital ...
Shirley Sicurello
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    Wow, these hedges are so different and quite beautiful!

5/22/2012 4:16:32 AM

Ye Tun
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This photo make my day.

5/22/2012 5:05:37 AM

Jack Gaskin
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GREAT SHOT any idea how OLD THEY ARE ???? I'm guessing WELL OVER 150.


5/22/2012 5:10:55 AM

Mary Beth Aiello
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Beautiful, Alexandra. I love how the truck has a similar texture. What a wonderful find.

5/22/2012 6:56:17 AM

Kay E. Mahoney
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Nice capture, Alexandra. Neat looking hedges.

5/22/2012 12:37:13 PM

Zita A. Strother
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Visually alluring. Great capture!

5/22/2012 9:09:21 PM

Karen Bacon
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a wonderful image Alexandra!

5/24/2012 6:22:21 AM

Alexandra Hankova
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Thank you all very much for looking and for your lovely, lovely words!
:-) :-) :-)
I don't know how old exactly those trees are, Jack, but online sources say that they have been planted in the eighteenth century, which makes them pretty old indeed and you may very well be right! :-)

5/24/2012 1:03:40 PM

Teresa Moore
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What a wonderful find, and you captured it perfectly!

6/10/2012 5:08:27 AM

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

6/20/2012 12:05:10 PM

Rona L. Schwarz
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WOW! Very cool image,Alexandra!! Great perspective and detail! HUGE CONGRATULATIONS ON YOUR 2ND PLACE WINNER!

6/20/2012 2:22:25 PM

Kathy Salerni
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A very cool capture, Alexandra! I love the gnarled hedges and the way the road and fences lead your eye into the image! Congrats!

6/21/2012 3:30:48 PM

Dave Montero
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Amazing! Congratulations on your Gold medal Alexandra!!!

6/23/2012 11:02:14 AM

Ye Tun
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Congratulation.... Since I saw yours Excellent one, I know that will win.

6/25/2012 4:27:33 AM

Lisa J. Boulden
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Beautifully captured!!!
Congratulations on your winner!

6/28/2012 9:14:38 PM

Alexandra Hankova
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Haha, thanks sooooo much, Ye T. :-) Loved your message!
Many, many thanks to you, Lisa, also! Very much appreciated :-)

6/29/2012 12:39:46 AM

Michael Howe

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Congratulations Alexandra on this beautiful gold medal image!!!

6/29/2012 9:29:00 PM

Usman Bajwa
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Great place and a great capture of it, Alexandra. CONGRATZ!


7/20/2012 3:23:19 AM

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