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Winters Calm
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Winters Calm
Winters Calm
Taken along my way to the Blue Ridge Parkway in a community called Buffalo Ridge. It was very overcast and getting dark so I had to work fast. I have several different versions of this so you all bare with me. Used Velvia here ISO 50 at 40 tripod cable release, and settings of f/22 and 3 seconds.
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Tammy Scott
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    This is an absolutely gorgeous shot!!!! Great composition!!! Nice eye!

1/26/2005 5:27:23 AM

 
Marcie A. Fowler
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You already know I LOVE this image and the other versions I've seen as well. It is so perfectly done. Love the dark road behind the image that leads the viewer through the image and out to what lies beyond. I don't think we'll have a hard time baring with you at all as you share the magnificent versions of this. You work well under pressure apparently!! FANTASTIC!!

1/26/2005 5:33:09 AM

 
Paul Michko
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Magnificent, Darren. Excellent composition. Great title too, I love how you can hear everything so crisp and clear after a snow, but it also seems so muted.

1/26/2005 5:37:44 AM

 
Claudia Kuhn
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Beautiful Darren, the roadway curving to the lake, the snow covered trees, great composition and lighting came out great too!

1/26/2005 5:39:31 AM

 
Carolyn  M. Fletcher
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This is just amazing, Darren!!! I love this!

1/26/2005 5:43:00 AM

 
Bonnie C. Lackey
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Lovely, Darren. What a beautiful shade of blue...

1/26/2005 5:51:01 AM

 
Wally Orlowsky
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Wonderfully serene, Darren. I have to agree with that bully, Marcie ;)

1/26/2005 5:51:11 AM

 
Jill Battaglia
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Beautiful work, Darren!!

1/26/2005 5:54:40 AM

 
Colette M. Metcalf
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Gorgeous!!

1/26/2005 6:00:42 AM

 
Donald K. Cherry
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Fantastic, Darren!

1/26/2005 6:04:28 AM

 
Roger Bernabo
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Such a mesmerizing scene Darren, wonderful

1/26/2005 6:12:34 AM

 
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Fantastic winter image, Darren!! Best of this kind I've seen so far!!! A winner in my eyes!!!

1/26/2005 6:29:01 AM

 
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Terrific image Darren!!! Wonderful composition!!!

1/26/2005 6:29:59 AM

 
Cathy Gregor
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This is stunning, Darren! I like everything about it! Can't wait to see more!
-cathy

1/26/2005 7:11:51 AM

 
Marie Fields
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So BEAUTIFUL, Darren! Just perfect!

1/26/2005 7:15:27 AM

 
Stacey M
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You work well under pressure Darren!! This is magnificent!!!!!

1/26/2005 7:24:27 AM

 
Tammy Scott
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Absolutely breathtaking shot, Darren!!!

1/26/2005 7:32:26 AM

 
Deborah  Sandidge
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Just gorgeous, Darren, the delicate blues and icy whites are so well captured!

1/26/2005 8:19:21 AM

 
Jane Summa
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Love this shot, Darren!!

1/26/2005 8:21:31 AM

 
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WOW!!!! A new favorite of mine! I LOVE everything about this image, Darren! The winding road, the gazebo, the snow, the water....I could go on! Fantastic!

1/26/2005 8:30:52 AM

 
Lori Ditlefsen

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Beautiful image with nice effects, Darren!

1/26/2005 8:46:24 AM

 
Jessica McCollam
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OHHH! This is soooooo BEAUTIFUL, Darren! Excellent composition too!:)

1/26/2005 9:00:08 AM

 
Donna J. Taff
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This is so beautiful, Darren!!!

1/26/2005 10:14:21 AM

 
Sharon  Day
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Absolutely gorgeous, Darren!!! I for one will be looking forward to the various versions! Simply beautiful!

1/26/2005 10:23:48 AM

 
Patricia Marroquin
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Amazing is the word! Stunningly beautiful, Darren! :-)

1/26/2005 10:31:34 AM

 
Kathryn Love
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fantastic winter image Darren! I love the road curving off to the right - and the trees are great! - I look forward to more from this area/day ! :)

1/26/2005 11:08:56 AM

 
Murry Grigsby
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Has anyone told you this is amazing Darren? :0) Beautiful work and image!!

1/26/2005 11:47:48 AM

 
Karen Bacon
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This is a fantastic image Darren!Can't wait to see more!

1/26/2005 11:53:03 AM

 
Kathleen F. Greer
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Beautiful winter image Darren!!!

1/26/2005 12:47:02 PM

 
Dan J. Holm
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Truly outstanding, Darren!! GORGEOUS image expretly captured! Love it!

1/26/2005 1:41:24 PM

 
William C. Raco
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I agree, this is outstanding and perfectly presented.
Just amazing work, Darren!

bill

1/26/2005 2:16:48 PM

 
Patty Razonable

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Agree with everyone....truly an outstanding winter scene and composition!!!

1/26/2005 2:46:45 PM

 
Marsha S. Smith
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I tried to think of something that someone hasn't already said about this image and couldn't. So - me too!

1/26/2005 3:15:25 PM

 
Judy S. Fung
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Very beautiful image, Darren!

1/26/2005 3:25:40 PM

 
Gen Nagase
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Unbelievable shot!!!
...the best I've seen, Darren...
...absolutely a winning shot...

1/26/2005 3:48:04 PM

 
Gloria B. Wood
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Very lovely winter shot...very well done!

1/26/2005 3:52:35 PM

 
Monika Sapek
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Darren, I really like the geometric shapes and the opposite contrasting colors in this image - the dark color of the path in the snow and the white reflection of the gazebo roof in the water. Nice place and a very cool image of it. Best of luck in the contest with this image, Darren!
Monika

1/26/2005 4:29:12 PM

 
Paula Showen
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Oh, this is gorgeous, Darren! Outstanding winter scene!

1/26/2005 4:31:02 PM

 
Elisabeth A. Gay
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Beautiful Dan, lovely mirrored calm, gorgeous snow scene
Ann

1/26/2005 5:21:12 PM

 
Susan T. Parady
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Beautiful!!!

1/26/2005 5:39:01 PM

 
Debra Booth
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Gorgeous shot, Darren! I love being able to experience the snowing wonderland this way instead of first-hand!

1/26/2005 6:16:06 PM

 
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WOW Darren, this is a masterpiece, it gets my vote for photo of the year, magnificent and inspiring!!!

-Debby

1/26/2005 6:34:50 PM

 
Shirley L. Carpenter
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Very Beautiful Darren!! Love this!!

1/26/2005 6:50:08 PM

 
Janet Detota
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Pure magic!

1/26/2005 7:43:17 PM

 
Ellen Peach
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Awesome work, Darren....love the reflection!

1/26/2005 7:52:55 PM

 
Katleen R. Struckle
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Gorgeous imag Darren!!

1/26/2005 9:40:23 PM

 
Donna LaMattino Pagakis
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This is so excellent Darren!!! I love the scenery you capture and share with us. Very well done!!

1/26/2005 11:21:13 PM

 
Cathy Barrows
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simply stunning...looks like a winner ot me

1/28/2005 2:51:05 PM

 
Evy Johansen
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Awesome image, Darren! Simply beautiful!

1/29/2005 10:25:58 PM

 
Casey A. Hanson
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Wow! This is soooo beautiful! I hope we see this again! Very nice Darren :0)

1/30/2005 8:05:05 AM

 
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WAY TO GO, DARREN!!!
CONGRATULATIONS ON YOUR WELL-DESERVED POTD!!! So beautiful!!!!

2/10/2005 12:11:19 AM

 
Stan J. Contrades
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BRAVO! BRAVO! CONGRATULATIONS, Darren, on a very well-deserved POTD!
Much Aloha,
Stan

2/10/2005 12:14:04 AM

 
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CONGRATULATIONS, Darren!! A beautiful and very well deserved POTD!!

2/10/2005 12:19:27 AM

 
Anette Linnea Rasmussen
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Very beautiful Darren! Love the clarity on this, well done!

Best wishes

2/10/2005 12:35:02 AM

 
Bill Houghton
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Simply beautiful. Congratulations on your win.

2/10/2005 12:42:46 AM

 
Evy Johansen
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Congratulations on your well deserved POTD win, Darren!

2/10/2005 12:48:21 AM

 
Leanne M.E. Boyd
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Wow, gorgeous shot Darren! I love the colour, composition and effects.

Congratulations on your POTD!

2/10/2005 12:55:34 AM

 
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Your photo is PERFECTLY BEAUTIFUL.
Thanks for sharing it.

2/10/2005 1:51:31 AM

 
Susie Peek-Swint
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Wonderful winter landscape.. congrats on potd!

2/10/2005 1:52:50 AM

 
Arya Bandyopadhyay
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Velvia is a gem of a film for landscape photography...though some find it a bit too contrasty!!! You've managed it very well by pulling it tp ASA40. Did you pull processed it?

Congratulations on your POTD!!!! You deserve it, Darren!!

2/10/2005 2:07:50 AM

 
Marcie A. Fowler
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A GREAT BIG HUGE CONGRATS TO YOU FOR GETTING A VERY WELL DESERVED (AND LONG OVER DUE) POTD WITH THIS STUNNING IMAGE!!!!!!!!!

2/10/2005 2:20:19 AM

 
Diane Dupuis-Kallos
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Congrats Darren on a gorgeous shot and well deserved POTD!

2/10/2005 2:50:40 AM

 
Cindy K. Bracken
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What an amazing shot! Simply beautiful. Congratulations on you POTD!
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2/10/2005 2:51:51 AM

 
Allan L. Whitehead
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Darren. congratulations on the absolutely terrific 'POTD' selection. It is very well deserved and I'm very proud of this for you. Well done, my very dear friend - your good friend, Allan

I'm sorry I missed this earlier, however, I'm sure that we'll all be seeing this again some time next week - 'A',

2/10/2005 3:17:53 AM

 
Donna L. Cuic
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Darren, this is truly spectacular!!! Congrats on making POTD I can see why they picked it, it is just downright GORGEOUS........
~~Donna

2/10/2005 3:20:35 AM

 
Ed Heaton
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Well done Darren! Very nicely composed and dead on exposure!

2/10/2005 3:23:52 AM

 
Wally Orlowsky
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Congratulations on this tranquil and beautiful POTD, Darren.

2/10/2005 3:24:10 AM

 
Paul Michko
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Congratulations on a well deserved POTD, Darren.

2/10/2005 3:28:40 AM

 
Patricia A. Kuniega
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Darren, a big ongratulations for this serenely beautiful POTD!

2/10/2005 3:30:49 AM

 
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Wonderful choice for POTD
Congratulations, Darren!

bill

2/10/2005 3:31:26 AM

 
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Wonderful Darren! Woo hoooo!! Congrats on your outstanding potd!!

2/10/2005 3:42:42 AM

 
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Congrats on your Potd Darren!!! Wonderful shot!!!

2/10/2005 3:47:05 AM

 
Joline Frazier
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Very lovely composition. It reminds me of a yin/yang symbol somehow. Congratulations. It was a joy to see this morning.

2/10/2005 3:52:50 AM

 
Tammy L. Lucas
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Congratulations Darren. Your photograph is breathtaking. It makes me wonder what that area would look like in all four seasons. I'm new to this site, and just want to say a quick hello to all.

2/10/2005 3:56:20 AM

 
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Just a beautiful scene Darren, congrats on your POTD!!!

2/10/2005 4:04:50 AM

 
Scott Pedersen

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Great. Like the reflection on the fozen pond. Excellent photo.

2/10/2005 4:04:57 AM

 
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Congratulations Darren - what an absolutely outstanding shot!!!

2/10/2005 4:07:05 AM

 
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Hearty congrats on your POTD, Darren! So glad to see this again and am looking forward to its future success!
Regards,
Debby

2/10/2005 4:11:16 AM

 
Charlene Bayerle
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WOW!! This is outstanding Darren....Congratulations!!!!

2/10/2005 4:14:40 AM

 
Kathleen Clemons
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Yea! Congrats, Darren!!

2/10/2005 4:16:33 AM

 
James Wiley

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Great work. You have captured the feeling of winter in a fantastic shot.

2/10/2005 4:18:47 AM

 
Debra Booth
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Congrats on the POTD, Darren!!

2/10/2005 4:29:08 AM

 
Donna W. Neal
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Congratulations on POTD Darren. This is beautiful!!

2/10/2005 4:29:55 AM

 
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Georgeous scene, Darren !! Congratulations on POTD!!

2/10/2005 4:31:49 AM

 
Kathleen L. Nelson
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Beautiful, Darren. Congratulations on your POTD!

2/10/2005 4:36:22 AM

 
Janet Detota
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Perfect choice for today! Congratulations, Darren!

2/10/2005 4:38:03 AM

 
kathy wolfe
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I just saw this outside my window! LOL! What a great shot and congratulations Darren!!!

2/10/2005 4:45:41 AM

 
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Congratulations On Your POTD Darren!!

2/10/2005 4:48:40 AM

 
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Congrats on your POTD!! This one is gorgeous!! Looks almost duotone..

2/10/2005 4:52:23 AM

 
Susi Lawson
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This is really beautiful Darren! Congrats!

2/10/2005 5:02:56 AM

 
Josselyne Klecanda
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Beautiful scene. Great place to visit.

2/10/2005 5:09:08 AM

 
Lisa Clark
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Impressive work! The photo has a dreamy feel. Congratulations on POTD!

2/10/2005 5:11:10 AM

 
Susan Bailey

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This is outstanding and has a very mystical quality. I'm enthralled by it.

Susan

2/10/2005 5:12:48 AM

 
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Outstanding image Darren. Congratulations on your POTD win!

2/10/2005 5:36:15 AM

 
Cathy Barrows
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Congrats Darren on the POTD...this definitely means we will be seeing it as a winner

2/10/2005 5:37:24 AM

 
Jane Summa
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WAY 2 GO, DARREN!!!! FABULOUS! WELL DESERVED!! CONGRATULATIONS!!!

2/10/2005 5:53:42 AM

 
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Congrats on your POTD, Darren! This is such a beautiful image! :0)

2/10/2005 5:59:34 AM

 
Peggy Wolff
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Absolutly breath taking! Congrats on your POTD!

2/10/2005 5:59:35 AM

 
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Everything has been said above Darren! Congratulations on your beautiful image! I hope you frame this one!

2/10/2005 6:01:43 AM

 
Dale Ann Cubbage
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Darren, this is a stunning image! Truly beautiful, congratulations on POTD!

da

2/10/2005 6:04:03 AM

 
Marsha S. Smith
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Darren, Congratulations on your POTD. Beautiful.

2/10/2005 6:05:05 AM

 
Karen Engelbreth
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Congrats on your POTD, Darren!!!

2/10/2005 6:06:40 AM

 
Murry Grigsby
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Congrats on your wonderful POTD image Darren!!

2/10/2005 6:06:56 AM

 
Donald K. Cherry
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Congrats on the beautiful and well deserved POTD, Darren!!!

2/10/2005 6:14:38 AM

 
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Congratulations on your POTD, Darren!!! WTG! Beautiful image!

2/10/2005 6:15:27 AM

 
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Congratulations on a fantastic image and the POTD!!

2/10/2005 6:34:06 AM

 
Ben M. Trapnell
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Fantastic image Darren. One wonders if Robert Frost might have had this in mind when he wrote his famous poem.....

2/10/2005 6:40:02 AM

 
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Congrats, buddy!

2/10/2005 6:41:24 AM

 
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A day when the snow bgan to melt and green was showing...
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  Cold Mushrooms
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A day when the snow bgan to melt and green was showing...
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Breath taking! Nice composition and angle...brings the shot together perfectly!

2/10/2005 6:45:46 AM

 
Jessica McCollam
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Congrats on POTD!!! EXCELLENT image, Darren!:)

2/10/2005 6:52:36 AM

 
Eric Highfield
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A magical image Darren! Love the road in the corner. Congratualtions on this amazing POTD!

2/10/2005 7:01:17 AM

 
Tiffany L. Cochran
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Darren,
I love the balance you created in this phot by having the gazebo to the left and the black road in contrast to the right. This image draws you in, in an almost haunting way. The fact that the day was overcast is probably what makes this image such a winner. Thank you for sharing this with us!

2/10/2005 7:08:00 AM

 
Jennifer Rennison

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Outstanding winter image, Darren! Congratulations on this stunning POTD!!

2/10/2005 7:10:12 AM

 
Kathleen K. Parker
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Way to go, Darren!!!! Potd!!!
Kathleen

2/10/2005 7:15:53 AM

 
Judy A. Lawhon
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Darren....this is an awesome image that just lingers in my mind....makes me want to be there...just beautiful!!

2/10/2005 7:36:09 AM

 
Donna LaMattino Pagakis
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A very well deserved potd win!! A big congratulations Darren!!! Just gorgeous!!

2/10/2005 7:47:33 AM

 
Laura Clay-Ballard
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I can "feel" the impact of this photo. The road in the image will either lead you to the lake or away from the lake. Absolutely breath-taking.

2/10/2005 7:47:44 AM

 
Deborah  Sandidge
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Beautiful,Darren, congratulations on your POTD, well deserved!

2/10/2005 7:52:40 AM

 
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What a well deserved winner! So beautiful Darren! -K

2/10/2005 7:57:32 AM

 
Stan Kwasniowski
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Darren "first class photo"

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2/10/2005 8:07:13 AM

 
Robert N. Valine
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Nice shot Darren ! I took a look through you're gallery also. You do very nice work. I like the winter scenes a lot.

2/10/2005 8:32:18 AM

 
Robert L. Andersen
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This is an absolutely gorgeous image Darren !! I know you must have been excited trying to capture this before the light was gone. Awesome job ! Congratulations !!

2/10/2005 8:33:26 AM

 
Grayce  Pedulla Dillon
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Picture perfect Darren. Wonderland!

2/10/2005 8:53:10 AM

 
Audrea Telkamp
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Congratulations Darren!!!! This is so beautiful!!

2/10/2005 9:06:13 AM

 
Wendy Stevenson
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Darren this is a magnificent winter scene - so beautiful in composition and colour. Congrats on this wonderful POTD!!

2/10/2005 9:15:07 AM

 
Tammy Crockett

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I love photos that bring up emotions, and this on does, such calm, such peace.
I believe our eyes cause just as much emotion as our hearts, that is why photography like this is important. Simply beautiful photography Darren! You have the gift.

2/10/2005 9:16:53 AM

 
Katleen R. Struckle
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This is just gorgeous Darren. Congrats. on POTD!!

2/10/2005 9:51:59 AM

 
Sharon Sharon

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Love this Buffalo Ridge shot! I am from the BUFFALO NY area and we have similar photos with our winter weather; so we can truly appreciate this beautiful picture! Thanks for sharing...Love the colors and combinations! Sharon

2/10/2005 10:06:08 AM

 
Kathryn Love
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Congratulations on POTD Darren!

this is such a fantastic image - I can see why it has been singled out!

2/10/2005 11:14:12 AM

 
Diane M. Schuster
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I absolutely loved this photo. Great depth, beautiful reflections and the colors really made me cold. Great job!

2/10/2005 11:28:38 AM

 
Heather L. Jacks
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Congratulations Darren! Well done.

2/10/2005 12:05:04 PM

 
Pu Chen

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This is so beautiful. You defenitely capture the winter charm there. Cognratulations, Darren!

2/10/2005 1:28:56 PM

 
Kathleen F. Greer
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Big congrats on this BEAUTY Darren!!!

2/10/2005 2:06:47 PM

 
Karen Seargeant
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Congrats, Darren, on the POTD! Great shot.

2/10/2005 4:22:19 PM

 
Marie Fields
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Wow, Darren! Looks like I'm a little late on responding....and not sure if there is anything else to add! :) Congratulations on a gorgeous potd!!!!

2/10/2005 4:50:16 PM

 
Cora Miller
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Darren, you've managed to make this cold dreary scene very inviting!!! Congratulations on winning POTD!!!

2/10/2005 7:21:44 PM

 
Carol Brill
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Congratulations on this spectacular POTD, Darren, I love the smooth, clean feel of this image and those cool icy tones!

2/10/2005 11:07:16 PM

 
Judy S. Fung
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Congrats on POTD, Darren!!

2/11/2005 12:27:46 AM

 
Sherri Conley
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WOW! Absolutely beautiful, Darren!

2/11/2005 6:25:15 AM

 
Leonard Pierce
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CONGRATULATIONS DARREN!!! Very beautiful and perfectly done!!!...WOW!!!

2/12/2005 8:37:18 AM

 
Gen Nagase
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Congratulations on your Picture Of the Day!!!
I repeat my comment above:
"Unbelievable shot!!!
...the best I've seen, Darren...
...absolutely a winning shot..."

Now I believe POTD has become complete with your name finally added...

2/15/2005 8:44:00 AM

 
Patty Razonable

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Congratulations on your POTD!!!

2/17/2005 6:00:08 PM

 
Gen Nagase
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Many many congratulations to you, Darren, on your finalist for this best ever image!!!
...very happy to see this here... and will see it again... :)

2/18/2005 5:07:45 PM

 
Deborah C. Lewinson
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Congrats on your finalist, Darren, and best of luck with this for the next round!
-debby

2/18/2005 5:08:56 PM

 
Elisabeth A. Gay
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Congratulations Darren - well deserved, hope to see this in the winners selection!!
Ann

2/18/2005 5:11:22 PM

 
Marcie A. Fowler
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Not the list bit surprised to see this here. CONGRATS to you on this awesome finalist.

2/18/2005 5:12:46 PM

 
Michelle R. Kovach
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Picturesque! Congrats Darren! Good Luck!

2/18/2005 5:24:55 PM

 
Wally Orlowsky
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Congratulations on another honor for this terrific shot, Darren!

2/18/2005 5:26:42 PM

 
Lucia De Giovanni

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Congratulations on your Finalist Darren, very well deserved!

2/18/2005 5:32:16 PM

 
William C. Raco
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Wow, this line is long and getting longer FAST!!
Congratulations, Darren!!

bill

2/18/2005 5:38:16 PM

 
Bonnie C. Lackey
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LOL, took me an HOUR to scroll way down here! Congrats, Darren!

2/18/2005 5:45:38 PM

 
Patricia A. Kuniega
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Congratulations on your wonderful finalist, Darren!

2/18/2005 5:48:05 PM

 
Mellanie 

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congrats on this finalist, darren!

2/18/2005 6:10:47 PM

 
Kara Hendricks
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Congrats on your finalist Darren!!

2/18/2005 6:11:58 PM

 
Cathy Gregor
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Congrats on your finalist, Darren!
I knew we'd be seeing this one again.
It is my favorite of the three.

2/18/2005 6:19:34 PM

 
Ellen Peach
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Congrats, Darren & good luck with this beauty in the finals!

2/18/2005 6:34:24 PM

 
Susan T. Parady
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Congratulations on the POTD and the finalist selection! It's beautiful!

2/18/2005 6:34:40 PM

 
Judy S. Fung
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Congrats, Darren!!

2/18/2005 6:38:45 PM

 
Terry  R. Hatfield
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Congratulations To You Darren On Your Finalist!!!

2/18/2005 6:39:01 PM

 
Larry Lawhead
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Congratulations on the great finalist, Darren!!

      LarryL http://lsqrd.blogspot.com/


2/18/2005 6:51:41 PM

 
Cindy Paquette
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Double recognition for an utterly outstanding image Darren! Congratulations on this beauty!

2/18/2005 7:08:06 PM

 
Deborah  Sandidge
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Congratulations, Darren - lovely image!!

2/18/2005 7:11:37 PM

 
Mary K. Robison
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POTD ~ FINALIST ~ HOW MUCH HIGHER CAN IT GO??
A huge CONGRATULATIONS, Darren!!! Anyone who sees this knows how well-deserved any award you get for it is!

2/18/2005 7:15:22 PM

 
Mary K. Robison
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POTD ~ FINALIST ~ HOW MUCH HIGHER CAN IT GO??
A huge CONGRATULATIONS, Darren!!! Anyone who sees this knows how well-deserved any award you get for it is!

2/18/2005 7:15:35 PM

 
Kelly Abernathy
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I knew I'd see this here! Still love it! Congratulations on a wonderful finalist! -K

2/18/2005 7:44:38 PM

 
Stacey M
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This is so awesome Darren - Congrats and good luck in the next round (but I don't think you will need luck)!!!

2/18/2005 7:49:36 PM

 
Donna W. Neal
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Congratulations on this well deserved finalist Darren

2/18/2005 8:14:42 PM

 
Marsha S. Smith
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Darren, Congratulations on this finalist. Sure to be in the next round also.

2/18/2005 8:19:03 PM

 
Stan Kwasniowski
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Darren, Congratulations, wish you well on the next round, you have a winner here

Stan Kwasniowski

2/18/2005 9:51:00 PM

 
Jill Flynn
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A big congratulations Darren! OUTSTANDING shot!

2/18/2005 10:07:14 PM

 
Casey A. Hanson
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Congratulations Darren! Good luck in the next round :0)

2/18/2005 11:33:13 PM

 
Leanne M.E. Boyd
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Congratulations Darren! Gorgeous shot!

2/18/2005 11:39:22 PM

 
Evy Johansen
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I think you hold the record in comments, Darren :-) Big congratulations and good luck with this beauty!!

2/19/2005 12:32:30 AM

 
Dan J. Holm
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CONGRATULATIONS, Darren!!!

2/19/2005 1:29:53 AM

 
Gene Spears
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WOW, simply beautiful!! congrats and good luck, Darren!

2/19/2005 2:00:33 AM

 
Donna J. Taff
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Congrat's, Darren!!!

2/19/2005 8:23:00 AM

 
Jennifer Rennison

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Congratulations, Darren, on this stunning finalist!!

2/19/2005 8:53:39 AM

 
Stephen Zacker
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Beautiful scenic. Congratulations

2/19/2005 9:37:34 AM

 
Debra Booth
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Congratulations on this great finalist, Darren!

2/19/2005 10:25:20 AM

 
Kathleen Clemons
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Congrats to you, Darren!

2/19/2005 11:59:52 AM

 
Susie Peek-Swint
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Many congrats Darren ~ well deserved!

2/19/2005 12:26:39 PM

 
Stan J. Contrades
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CONGRATULATIONS once again, Darren, and good luck in the next round!
Much Aloha,
Stan

2/19/2005 12:54:02 PM

 
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Whew! Didn't think I'd ever get to the end to congratulate you on making the finals with this one!!! Way to go, Darren!

2/19/2005 2:00:37 PM

 
Jessica McCollam
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Congrats, Darren!!!!:)

2/19/2005 2:32:11 PM

 
Cindy Cone
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Congrats on this super finalist, Darren!

2/19/2005 3:16:24 PM

 
Robin L. Wehrman
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Congratulations on your outstanding finalist, Darren!!!!

2/19/2005 3:24:34 PM

 
Karen Bacon
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My favorite!Congratulations Darren,if this does'nt win I'll eat a memory card!(a cheap memory card)lol!

2/19/2005 4:00:15 PM

 
Gary Minish
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A very tranquil and pleasing scene. I love the texture in the branches and snow. Very nice and definitely deserving of a win. Congratulations so far, Darren!

2/19/2005 8:10:24 PM

 
Jack Nevitt
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Good job on getting to be a finalist again. Hope you have a winner here.

2/19/2005 8:35:01 PM

 
Donna LaMattino Pagakis
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This is absoulutely magical, congratulations again!!

2/19/2005 11:32:18 PM

 
Rick Riddle
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Congrats Darren Beautiful Image.

2/20/2005 5:46:27 AM

 
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Congratulations Darren!!!

2/20/2005 5:49:04 AM

 
Gail Vitikacs
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Awesome image Darren.....Congratulations!!!

2/20/2005 9:37:18 AM

 
Monika Sapek
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Many congratulations on your great finalist and good luck in the next round, Darren!
Monika

2/20/2005 7:07:47 PM

 
Tammy McAllister
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Stellar!
Congratulations Darren!

2/22/2005 5:54:02 AM

 
S  J
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Many congratulations on this beautiful finalist, Darren!!

2/23/2005 8:59:04 PM

 
Shelly A. Van Camp
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Very Beautiful! I live in Va. as well and I have been to the Blue Ridge Mts. I love that area...Great job!!
Shelly

3/9/2005 12:51:40 PM

 
Bill Houghton
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Darren-This is such a beautiful photo. It is truly outstanding.
Bill

3/22/2005 4:22:31 PM

 
Lisa R. Buffington
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Beautiful winter scene and great job. You have an amazing gallery. Lisa

3/22/2007 9:30:03 AM

 
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