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Fire House No.2

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Fire House No.2
Fire House No.2
The old Fire House No.2 in Decatur, Illinois has been repurposed for use as Firehouse Flea Market &Antiques. Located near the old Wabash Depot, the fire house was near many warehouses that have also been put to new uses, many of them as antique shops.
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Photo taken January 2013

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Nikki McDonald
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    Oh my goodness, I adore this, Terry. And I predict a winner! The color, textures and especially design elements are fantastic.


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1/6/2013 4:45:05 PM

 
Bob Cournoyer
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Cool lines lines lines and shapes.. :-)


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1/6/2013 5:17:50 PM

 
Martha R. Mazon
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Truly excellent, Terry! The balance is perfect.


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1/6/2013 6:34:09 PM

 
Joy Rector
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great shot


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1/7/2013 4:17:07 AM

 
Terry A. Stoa
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Thanks Nikki, Bob, Martha and Joy - for looking and for the kind remarks!


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1/7/2013 9:47:46 AM

 
Mitch Spence
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Oh, my, yes. Your framing here creates an instantly appealing graphic image, Terry.


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1/7/2013 9:55:55 AM

 
Terry A. Stoa
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Thank you, Mitch.


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1/7/2013 4:03:25 PM

 
Melinda F. Schneider
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You have a real knack for EoD in architechture. Wonderful composition, and I concur with Nikki in seeing this in the Winners' circle!


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1/8/2013 8:12:45 AM

 
Kara Hendricks
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Powerful elemental shot Terry... I see this going places!


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1/8/2013 12:20:11 PM

 
Terry A. Stoa
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TFL Melinda and Kara - I hope you're right about "going places"! It was fun.


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1/8/2013 12:21:05 PM

 
Christopher J. Budny
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What a great design find, and all that red... terrific!


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1/22/2013 5:58:31 PM

 
Terry A. Stoa
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Thanks a lot, Chris!


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1/22/2013 6:05:48 PM

 
Christopher J. Budny
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Hello again; congratulations on this making POTD, Terry!!


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1/24/2013 4:14:11 AM

 
Katarina Mansson
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Great find, comp, tones and details. Congratulations on your beautiful POTD Terry!


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1/24/2013 4:14:19 AM

 
Joy Rector
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congrats on the POTD


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1/24/2013 4:32:57 AM

 
Mary K. Robison
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Great graphics and composition, Terry!
Congratulations on your well earned POTD!


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1/24/2013 4:34:54 AM

 
Lana Arcemont
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Great Detail!
Congratulations!


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1/24/2013 4:50:44 AM

 
Eivor Kuchta
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What a great find and composition! Congratulations on your POTD, Terry!


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1/24/2013 4:53:00 AM

 
Donna LaMattino Pagakis
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Congratulations!!! Nicely seen design elements Terry!


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1/24/2013 4:55:05 AM

 
Sylvia Rourke
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Congrats on your photo of the day pic...one of my favs


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1/24/2013 4:59:42 AM

 
Virginia Kickle
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Congratulations, Terry, on your POTD! The graphics and composition are outstanding!


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1/24/2013 5:38:54 AM

 
Nancy Marie Ricketts
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Congratulations on your superb POTD, Terry!


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1/24/2013 5:50:46 AM

 
David Phalen
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BIG Congrats on a spectacular POTD!!


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1/24/2013 5:51:48 AM

 
Bob Cournoyer
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Terry,
Terry,
He's our man!
If he can't do it,
No one can........... :-)


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1/24/2013 6:15:23 AM

 
Nikki McDonald
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Gooooo . . . Terry!
Told you :)
Congratulations on the POTD.


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1/24/2013 6:35:53 AM

 
Lydia Williams
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Great image, Terry...congratulations on your POTD...we will see more of it, I am sure!


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1/24/2013 7:25:57 AM

 
JO ANN CLEVELAND
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Congratulations on the striking POTD Terry!

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1/24/2013 7:37:29 AM

 
Errick L. Cameron
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Congrats.. very neat elements!


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1/24/2013 7:51:40 AM

 
Mitch Spence
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Congratulations, Terry. It's simply a great shot.


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1/24/2013 8:03:46 AM

 
Michele Peterson
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Fabulous!!! And not only because it's red. :-) Many great elements of design. Congrats on the POTD!!


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1/24/2013 8:08:00 AM

 
Usman Bajwa
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Keeps the viewer's attention for long. Great framing for a marvelous comp, Terry. CONGRATZ on the POTD!

UB.


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1/24/2013 8:40:38 AM

 
Leslie McLain
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Congrats on a fantastic POTD, Terry.


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1/24/2013 9:01:35 AM

 
Susan M. Smith
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Well seen and perfectly executed, Terry! Congrats on the POTD!


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1/24/2013 9:18:02 AM

 
Ellen Hodges
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Congrats on a super POTD! Terry!!


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1/24/2013 9:32:59 AM

 
Nancy L. Green
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CONGRATULATIONS Terry on this wonderful POTD!!! <><


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1/24/2013 9:41:04 AM

 
Heather Loewenhardt
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Great simplicity, texture and design. Congrats on POTD!


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1/24/2013 10:20:11 AM

 
Terry A. Stoa
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Well, this POTD was a very pleasant surprise! Thank you all for your encouragement and kind words!


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1/24/2013 11:07:17 AM

 
Carol L. Quina
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Congratulations on the POTD Terry!


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1/24/2013 11:41:58 AM

 
Martha R. Mazon
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Excellent design, Terry! Congratulations!


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1/24/2013 12:27:24 PM

 
Wendy Stevenson
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Congratulations on this fine fine image! I love the simplicity and geometry!! Beautifully seen and captured!


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1/24/2013 12:38:29 PM

 
Suzanne Crawshaw
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Cool pov! Congrats on your POTD!


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1/24/2013 1:56:12 PM

 
Amanda D. Austwick
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Love the graphics and colors. Congratulations on your POTD!


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1/24/2013 5:50:18 PM

 
Dr Silly
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Congratulations Terry on you wonderful POTD. :O)


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1/24/2013 5:56:19 PM

 
Thomas E. Hinds
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Beautiful POTD! Congratulations!


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1/24/2013 6:22:18 PM

 
Terry A. Stoa
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Thanks Carol, Martha, Wendy, Suzanne, Amanda and Doc!


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1/24/2013 6:23:14 PM

 
Terry A. Stoa
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Thanks Carol, Martha, Wendy, Suzanne, Amanda and Doc!


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1/24/2013 6:23:32 PM

 
Terry A. Stoa
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Thanks Carol, Martha, Wendy, Suzanne, Amanda and Doc!


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1/24/2013 6:23:46 PM

 
Patricia A. Coblentz
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Fantastic lines and color contrast, Tery! Congratulations on your POTD!


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1/24/2013 7:02:29 PM

 
Emile Abbott
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Great EOD and congrats on your POTD Terry.


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1/24/2013 7:41:34 PM

 
Mike Umbreit
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Terry - Congratulations on your POTD!! - Mike


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1/27/2013 8:59:06 PM

 
Guy D. Biechele
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Terrific eye. Love it! Congratulations on your POTD!


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2/7/2013 9:14:54 PM

 
Terry A. Stoa
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Belated thanks for your comments Patti, Emile, Mike and Guy!


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2/14/2013 4:28:49 PM

 
Katarina Mansson
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My fav of yours in Jan. Congratulations on your beautiful finalist Terry!


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2/25/2013 5:26:04 AM

 
Sylvia Rourke
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Congratulations on your finalist, it was my Jan fav too.


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2/25/2013 5:44:01 AM

 
Emile Abbott
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Congratulations on your finalist Terry


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2/25/2013 10:05:19 AM

 
Christopher J. Budny
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Congratulations once more, Terry!


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2/25/2013 10:25:26 AM

 
Guy D. Biechele
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Great to see this as a Finalist too. Congrats, Terry!!


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2/25/2013 10:33:32 AM

 
Amanda D. Austwick
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Congrats Terry on your Finalist!


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2/25/2013 10:43:38 AM

 
Terry A. Stoa
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Thanks for looking (again) Katta, Emile, Chris, Guy, and Amanda.


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2/25/2013 12:03:55 PM

 
Nancy Marie Ricketts
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Congratulations, Terry, on your superb finalist!


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2/25/2013 12:51:25 PM

 
Peggy J. Pfister
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Fantastic color, texture, and composition. Congrats on your POTD and finalist!


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2/25/2013 6:26:30 PM

 
Carol L. Quina
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Congratulations on the finalist Terry!


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2/25/2013 9:55:12 PM

 
Terry A. Stoa
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Thanks Nancy, Peggy, and Carol!


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2/25/2013 9:57:15 PM

 
Lydia Williams
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Congratulations, Terry on your finalist!


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2/26/2013 6:10:26 AM

 
Terry A. Stoa
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Thanks so much, Lydia.


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2/26/2013 6:01:04 PM

 
Nikki McDonald
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Just delighted to see a little more bling on this one, Terry. Congratulations on the finalist and good luck in the next round.


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2/27/2013 9:58:21 AM

 
Terry A. Stoa
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Thanks again, Nikki. You're first comment made shortly after the image was uploaded was really rewarding to read. And your prediction has come true, so far... finger crossed.


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2/27/2013 11:46:09 AM

 
Michele Peterson
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My fave of yours this month! Congratulations again!!


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2/27/2013 1:14:31 PM

 
Terry A. Stoa
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A big thanks, Michele!


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2/28/2013 9:08:02 AM

 
Richard D. Love
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Congratulations, Terry. Wonderful lines and shapes!

Rick


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3/29/2013 10:57:26 AM

 
Terry A. Stoa
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Thanks, Rick.


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