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Revealing Pieces

BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest Finalist
 
Revealing Pieces
Revealing Pieces
The flower reveals itself piece at a time.
© Dan J. Holm
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Janet Williams
BetterPhoto Member Since: 3/3/2005
    I love these lilies Dan and you have captured this beautifully. The dark BG, coloured detail, and use of DOF all combine to make a fabulous image.


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10/27/2005 12:08:58 AM

 
Janine Russell
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Dan, very nice selective focus; great color which pops against the dark BG.


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10/27/2005 12:14:43 AM

 
Mata Patan
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Nice colors here! I like how it came out from down! Nice pop up colors!!


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10/27/2005 12:21:09 AM

 
Paul E. Earl
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Exquisite!!!!!!


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10/27/2005 12:24:16 AM

 
Stan J. Contrades
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Superb, as always, Dan!!
Much Aloha,
Stan


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10/27/2005 12:26:28 AM

 
Jill Odice
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Well done shot Dan:-) I think these are called Alstroemeria...:-) Very pretty , the dark BG really shows the flower off !


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10/27/2005 12:27:40 AM

 
kerby lee pfrangle
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Love this agaist the dark background really makes the image standout.

Very pretty in colors and excellent presentation.

Kerby


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10/27/2005 12:39:44 AM

 
Darryl Wilkinson  

You continue to amaze me with your photos Dan. Great shot!!


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10/27/2005 1:34:28 AM

 
Paul Michko
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So very beautiful, Dan. Excellent perspective.


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10/27/2005 2:18:26 AM

 
Souha Dooly
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wonderful shot and colors,Dan!!


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10/27/2005 2:19:26 AM

 
Donna Roberts
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The angle that you've chosen to present this glorious bloom is excellent Dan.
Great DOF use - wonderful capture!
:-) ddu


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10/27/2005 2:23:10 AM

 
Judy S. Fung
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Lovely image and perspective, Dan!!


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10/27/2005 2:48:44 AM

 
Donald K. Cherry
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Very eligant macro, Dan!


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10/27/2005 2:59:39 AM

 
Carla Metzler
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So very beautiful, Dan!!


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10/27/2005 3:34:23 AM

 
Tammy Scott
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What a great image! The black background really makes this lily jump off the screen!


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10/27/2005 3:50:27 AM

 
Agnes Fegan
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This looks so beautiful against the black background!


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10/27/2005 3:57:15 AM

 
Paul Sikora  

Beautiful flower Dan, and you have presented it so well. Really lovely shot


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10/27/2005 4:06:43 AM

 
Cathy Gregor
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neat selective focus,Dan!


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10/27/2005 4:35:29 AM

 
ADILSON F. FERREIRA
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I love it Dan!!!
Terrific DoF and colors!!!


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10/27/2005 5:24:45 AM

 
Pamela Shane
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This is so lovely Dan - love your use of focus here!


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10/27/2005 7:27:46 AM

 
Sandy Landon
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Very pretty!!!


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10/27/2005 8:10:24 AM

 
Gail Vitikacs
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Love the black background...really gives this the right "punch" in color!


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10/27/2005 8:53:09 AM

 
Jenny Bosmans
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Fantastic colors and SF, Dan! I too love the black background! BEAUTIFUL! :)


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10/27/2005 9:12:37 AM

 
Shelly A. Van Camp
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Very pretty...love the colors and the BG.


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10/27/2005 9:34:19 AM

 
The  Italian  Eye
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another winner? I think so!


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10/27/2005 9:50:08 AM

 
Jill Flynn
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Gorgeous light and focus Dan. Another EXQUISITE floral!!!


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10/27/2005 9:53:02 AM

 
Goshka G.
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Beautiful floral portrait, Dan!! Love the pieces you chose to focus on!!;-)


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10/27/2005 11:32:13 AM

 
Karen Engelbreth
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I agree with Dado :0)


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10/27/2005 1:00:16 PM

 
Ermanno Radice
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Very elegant, splendid composition, great image, Dan!!


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10/27/2005 1:45:33 PM

 
Stan Kwasniowski
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Dan gorgeous


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10/27/2005 2:16:42 PM

 
Terry L. Ellis
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Stunning details and DOF, Dan! Gorgeous colors!


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10/27/2005 2:18:45 PM

 
Tammy Bergström
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So very elegant .....!

Ahhhh...i can feel the sweet smell ;o)


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10/27/2005 3:19:11 PM

 
Sergio La Spina
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Wowww on other fantastic shot perfect perfect and fantastic Dan!!!


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10/27/2005 3:40:14 PM

 
Daniel Diaz
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STUNNING image and amazing selective focus Dan!!!


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10/27/2005 4:49:29 PM

 
Hasmik Hatamian
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Simple yet so elegant. Outstanding work Dan as always.


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10/27/2005 4:52:04 PM

 
William C. Raco
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Beautiful light, color and contrast
Very well done, Dan!

bill


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10/27/2005 5:30:21 PM

 
Dan J. Holm
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Janet, Janine, Mata, Paul E., Stan C., Jill O., Kerby, Darryl, Paul M., Souha, Donna, Judy, Donald, Carla, Tammy S., Agnes, Paul S., Cathy, Adilson, Pamela, Sandy, Gail, Jenny, Shelly, Danilo, Jill F., Goshka, Karen, Ermanno, Stan K., Terry, Tammy B., Sergio, Daniel, Hasmik and Bill: Thank you all so much! I truly appreciate your encouragement and supportive comments!


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10/27/2005 5:49:41 PM

 
Candice C. Calhoun
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And, how beautifully it does so through your lens! Fantastic color, love the basic blacg bg....always elegant!

ccc


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10/27/2005 5:54:57 PM

 
Terry  R. Hatfield
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The Shallow DOF And Black Background Look Great Dan!Nice Job!!


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10/27/2005 5:55:35 PM

 
Deb Holmes
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Lovely Dan, the dark background looks great, it really makes this beauty stand out!


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10/27/2005 6:19:46 PM

 
Cathy Stancil
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Superbe !! Soft and delicate... Bravo !


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10/28/2005 10:11:25 PM

 
Evy Johansen
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Wonderful DOF and composition! Beautiful image, Dan!


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10/28/2005 11:35:09 PM

 
Sharon  Day
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Beautiful image, Dan!!!


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10/29/2005 1:30:27 PM

 
Jonna Bergström  

Wonderful, Dan! Beautiful choise of placing the focus.


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10/30/2005 11:17:54 AM

 
Carolyn J. Connolly
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...and a GORGEOUS reveal it is too, Dan!!! BEAUTIFUL capture...and I LOVE the colours, details, composition, selective depth of field, lighting, AND black background!!! :o)


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11/2/2005 9:13:04 PM

 
Bill Houghton
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This is beautiful work Dan. Nice job.


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11/12/2005 2:23:23 PM

 
Hasmik Hatamian
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Congratulations Dan. Awesome, well deserved.


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11/22/2005 10:43:17 PM

 
Pat Gamwell
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CONGRATULATIONS, Dan! This one deserves to go to the top! EXQUISITE!


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11/22/2005 11:48:33 PM

 
Stan J. Contrades
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WTG, Dan, and BIG CONGRATULATIONS on this being chosen as a Finalist! Best of luck to you in the next judging with this beauty!!
Much Aloha,
Stan


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11/22/2005 11:50:32 PM

 
Darryl Wilkinson  

Congratulations on your finalist Dan!!! Very much deserved indeed!!!


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11/22/2005 11:58:19 PM

 
Leanne M.E. Boyd
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Gorgeous shot, Dan! Congratulations!


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11/23/2005 12:09:19 AM

 
Jill Odice
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Beautiful astromeria shot, and congrats on your finalist Dan!


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11/23/2005 1:32:40 AM

 
Paul Sikora  

Dan, congatulations


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11/23/2005 1:53:07 AM

 
Jenny Bosmans
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Congratulations on this beautiful finalist, Dan!!


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11/23/2005 3:43:27 AM

 
Walter Graziano
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Congragulations Dan and Nice Work!


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11/23/2005 4:29:49 AM

 
Michelle R. Kovach
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Congrats Dan! Best of luck next round!


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11/23/2005 4:40:36 AM

 
Kaye Burazin
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a big congratulations Dan, good luck in the next round!


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11/23/2005 4:46:09 AM

 
Deb Holmes
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Way to go Dan, congratulations on this beautiful finalist!


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11/23/2005 5:18:52 AM

 
Gail Vitikacs
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Good Job Dan! Congratulations!


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11/23/2005 5:28:45 AM

 
Linda D. Lester
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Congratulations on this awesome finalist....good luck in the next round!


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11/23/2005 6:06:23 AM

 
Karen Engelbreth
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Congrats Dan :0)


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11/23/2005 6:47:19 AM

 
Jim Kinnunen
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Congratulations, Dan on this excellent image...a beautiful flower, DOF and dramatic lighting!:)


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11/23/2005 6:51:06 AM

 
Sharon  Day
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Congratulations on this gorgeous finalist, Dan !!! WTG!!! Good luck!


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11/23/2005 7:54:39 AM

 
Mary Timman
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Congratulations and good luck!
Great finalist.


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11/23/2005 7:55:24 AM

 
Sandy Landon
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Wonderful!! Congrats~


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11/23/2005 8:07:19 AM

 
Cathy Stancil
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Gorgeous !! Congrtas my friend !


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11/23/2005 9:00:19 AM

 
Agnes Fegan
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Congratulations Dan!


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11/23/2005 9:04:44 AM

 
Terry L. Ellis
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Congratulations on this wonderful finalist, Dan! Good luck!


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11/23/2005 9:29:48 AM

 
Jill Flynn
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Congratulations on this BEAUTIFUL finalist Dan!


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11/23/2005 9:47:22 AM

 
KHAWLA Haddad
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Congratulations on this Beautiful finalist Dan!!!!


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11/23/2005 10:50:00 AM

 
Janet Williams
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Congratulations Dan on this wonderful finalist!


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11/23/2005 11:13:02 AM

 
Noel Baebler
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Huzzah, Dan!


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11/23/2005 3:15:54 PM

 
ADILSON F. FERREIRA
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Congratulations on this wonderful finalist Dan!!!


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11/23/2005 3:30:25 PM

 
Donna LaMattino Pagakis
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Very nice Dan, a big congratulations!!


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11/23/2005 3:35:26 PM

 
Chris Macer  

Congrats on the finalist, Dan! Best of luck :)


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11/23/2005 5:11:42 PM

 
Kristi A. Howson
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Perfectly presented Dan. Congratulations and best of luck in the next round!


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11/23/2005 7:55:06 PM

 
The  Italian  Eye
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Great!
Big congratulations and good luck!!!!
Happy thanks giviing!


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11/24/2005 6:02:49 AM

 
Jonna Bergström  

Congratulations!!


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11/25/2005 10:56:58 PM

 
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