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A New Chapter
BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner
 
A New Chapter
A New Chapter
Two young people at the World War 2 Memorial in Washington, DC. So many people gave so much, that we could enjoy the freedoms we do today. Special thanks to Gail Vitikacs for being host to my sister and I when we visited Washington, DC!

F5.6, 0.3 sec, ISO 250, 60mm focal length
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R. J. Laudenbacher
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    Wonderful capture and great silhouette, Ken.

2/5/2013 4:09:35 AM

 
Claudia Kuhn
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Beautiful capture Ken, lovely comp

2/5/2013 4:14:19 AM

 
Colette M. Metcalf
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Wonderful capture, Ken!!!

2/5/2013 4:16:58 AM

 
Michael Frazier
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Great night shot Sr.

2/5/2013 6:25:26 AM

 
Tammy M. Anderson
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Beautiful MT capture, Ken.

2/5/2013 6:53:23 AM

 
Michelle Alton
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Absolutely magnificent image, Ken. I'm voting for it!

2/5/2013 7:20:21 AM

 
Debra R. Harder
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I agree with Michelle! This is absolutely brilliant, Ken! Perfect timing, lighting and comp. I know we'll see this beauty again!!!

2/5/2013 7:54:06 AM

 
Gail Vitikacs
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Love your version, this was a a fun photo opportunity that evening...beautifully captured!

2/5/2013 9:37:32 AM

 
David Phalen
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Beautifully seen and captured!!

2/5/2013 9:57:10 AM

 
John Connolly
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A wonderful night shot and capture Ken! What a superb story telling image!

2/5/2013 11:35:31 AM

 
JO ANN CLEVELAND
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What a special capture Ken, the lighting, the silhouette, love it!

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2/13/2013 5:41:49 AM

 
JO ANN CLEVELAND
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And now a well deserved finalist, and then....a well deserved Gold, no doubt about it Ken!

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3/27/2013 3:37:32 PM

 
Irene Colling
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Exceptional lighting, dynamic composition and compelling subject.

Great work Ken. Congratulations on your loving Finalist.

3/27/2013 3:46:19 PM

 
Gail Vitikacs
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We knew this was a great photo opportunity when we saw it! CONGRATS!

3/28/2013 9:37:38 AM

 
Stefania Barbier
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superb! huge congrats Ken!

3/28/2013 1:27:43 PM

 
Emile Abbott
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Beautiful tones and congrats Ken.

3/28/2013 2:24:11 PM

 
Sharon 
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WOW!!! It was very hard to pick one of your 12 outstanding finalists to choose from to comment on. I would love to comment on each one but I just don't have that much time. :)

Your images are all brilliant and I look forward to seeing which ones receive GOLD.

HUGE congratulations, Ken. Your work is truly exceptional and inspiring!!!

3/28/2013 7:52:43 PM

 
Stefania Barbier
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gorgeous Ken! congratulations on your winner!

3/29/2013 12:41:13 AM

 
Renee Doyle
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I was trying to get around to ALLLLLL of your finalists but the winners came out before I could :)
BIG congrats to you Ken on this Excellent winner!! WTG CB :)

3/29/2013 12:56:29 AM

 
Cindy Bendush
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Beatifully done Ken! My heartiest Congratulations on your Gold!

3/29/2013 1:38:07 AM

 
Christopher J. Budny
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How did I miss your trip to DC?? I'm glad you made it; and we're all in great hands with Gail as host! Nicely done on this winner!

3/29/2013 5:25:24 AM

 
Danny B. Head
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Beautiful silhouette! Congrats!

3/29/2013 5:40:58 AM

 
Brian M. Jones
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Congrats to you Ken On This Outstanding 2nd Place Finish.. This is a great image from you

3/29/2013 5:42:35 AM

 
R. J. Laudenbacher
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No surprise here, Ken! :) A big congrats to you on this wonderful 2nd place winner!

3/29/2013 7:21:03 AM

 
Debra R. Harder
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I'm not surprised to see this amazing image with GOLD, Ken! Huge congratulations on your outstanding GOLD WINNER!!!

3/29/2013 8:17:49 AM

 
Nancy L. Green
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CONGRATULATIONS Ken on this wonderful finalist, WTG!! <><

3/29/2013 8:22:13 AM

 
JO ANN CLEVELAND
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Congrats on the GOLD Ken, it definitely was one of my favorites!

Of cours, I could see many of them getting GOLD in my opinion!

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3/29/2013 8:37:58 AM

 
Emile Abbott
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Congratulations on your Gold winner, Ken.

3/29/2013 1:34:25 PM

 
Terry Cervi
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Congrats on your fantastic win, Ken!!

3/29/2013 4:28:36 PM

 
Tammy M. Anderson
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Beautiful winning capture. Congrats, Ken.

3/29/2013 5:10:57 PM

 
Claudia Kuhn
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A wonderful capture Ken, congratulations!

3/29/2013 5:58:00 PM

 
Donna LaMattino Pagakis
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Congratulations on your win!!! Pure magic Ken!

3/30/2013 4:18:03 AM

 
Phyllis Burchett
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Congrats on this wonderful winner Ken!

3/31/2013 1:33:45 PM

 
Allen O. Howard
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An incredible monthly theme winner Ken! Congratulations!

3/31/2013 5:52:54 PM

 
Gail Vitikacs
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YEAH! It had gold written all over it!

4/1/2013 1:21:15 PM

 
Eivor Kuchta
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Wonderful! Congratulations on your winner, Ken!

4/2/2013 7:39:56 AM

 
Usman Bajwa
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CONGRATZ Ken, wonderful exposure!!!

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4/4/2013 4:04:08 PM

 
Kathy Cline
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SO pretty Ken! Very creative. I just keep staring at it.
Congratulations on a very well deserved award! Have a blessed weekend.
ps
Just got home from Fort Walton.

4/6/2013 8:35:31 PM

 
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