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Striped Glass
BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner
 
Striped Glass
Striped Glass
A wine glass held in front of my window blind with the sunlight coming through.
© Karen Chappell
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Sandra Wehrman
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    neat shot!

11/24/2005 5:31:41 AM

 
Michael Robichaud
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Gorgeous lines and tonal range, great composition. Congrats on your Finalist photo.

12/20/2005 6:20:48 AM

 
Christopher J. Budny
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Congratulations, fellow "glass-based" Finalist! This is a super-cool, intense graphic! I love the effect of those blinds, through the glass...

12/20/2005 4:14:57 PM

 
Piotr M. Organa
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Beautiful and fun photo, Karen! Congrats and good luck!

12/20/2005 10:01:36 PM

 
Laura Clay-Ballard
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awesome finalist

12/21/2005 5:08:54 PM

 

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Great job Karen !
Congrats on your POTD!

12/22/2005 12:31:21 AM

 
Kate Jackson
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WOW incredible shot Karen!!!! Double congratulations which should be treble in a few days!

12/22/2005 12:31:26 AM

 
Ray & Audrey Clarke
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I really like the way the lines on the glass cut across the lines on the blinds. A really simple but effective photograph. Well done Karen

12/22/2005 12:50:20 AM

 
Darryl Wilkinson

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Amazing capture, Karen! So well composed and executed! Definitely a worth while pitch at the Judges! POTD and then some! CONGRATULATIONS!!!!

12/22/2005 12:50:30 AM

 
Nadia Paul
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Great shot Karen... congrats on your finalist and POTD!

12/22/2005 1:09:21 AM

 
Susie Peek-Swint
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Great abstract Karen ~ many congrats on POTD!

12/22/2005 1:23:07 AM

 
Ronald Balthazor
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Congratulations, Karen. Incredible image.

12/22/2005 2:25:20 AM

 
William C. Raco
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Wonderful shapes, lines, light and focus.
Excellent photo, Karen
Congratulations on the POTD recognition.

Bill

12/22/2005 3:17:23 AM

 
David Phalen
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Love the graphics. Congratulations.

12/22/2005 3:22:58 AM

 
Laura Clay-Ballard
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congrats on this awesome image! and potd! super!

12/22/2005 3:54:23 AM

 
Mary N C. Taitt
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WOW! That's gorgeous, great BW, nice graphics and lines, and different! FUN! Congratulations on your finalist and POTD, Karen! Mary :-)

12/22/2005 4:02:48 AM

 
Jerry Doyle

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Some of the simplist things can create stunning images. You've certainly done that here. Absolutely incredible! GRATZ!

12/22/2005 4:19:37 AM

 
Joe Ciccone
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just about the 'neatest' B&W images I've seen in a long time...great idea,great capture...congrats on POTD

12/22/2005 4:35:19 AM

 
Donna Dunbar
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Wowthis is fantastic!!!!!!A wonderful abstract. Congrats on POTD

12/22/2005 4:42:04 AM

 
Candice C. Calhoun
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Beautiful POTD and finalist!

ccc

12/22/2005 4:46:23 AM

 
Josselyne Klecanda
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Great job. Love the effect.

12/22/2005 4:50:42 AM

 
Krista C. Reid
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Wow Karen. Great POTD. Almost hypnotic. Congratulations!
Krista

12/22/2005 4:58:19 AM

 
Jane P. Anderson
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Great shot. Amazing clarity in this photo. Thanks for the share and congrats on POTD!

12/22/2005 5:02:26 AM

 
Leslie A. Wilson
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An awesome us of directional line. Very effective in black & white. A simple concept, but discovering it must have been a WOW moment!
Congratulations on very well deserving POTD.

12/22/2005 5:04:30 AM

 
Karen Chappell

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Thank you everyone for the comments!!! Leslie, It is actually a champagne glass so the glass part (the part that you fill with liquid) is quite long, I just held it with my hand.

12/22/2005 5:11:37 AM

 
Margy McMennamy
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Wow!This shot stopped me in my tracks. What a great example of contrast. Good luck Karen

12/22/2005 5:16:23 AM

 
Cathy Barrows
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Congrats on your POTD...excellent work

12/22/2005 5:22:56 AM

 
Josh  MS B

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that is friggin sweet

nice pic

12/22/2005 5:26:44 AM

 
Michelle R. Kovach
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Congratulations on your Finalist & your POTD Karen!

12/22/2005 5:33:56 AM

 
Joy Rector
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congrats on the POTD

12/22/2005 5:38:47 AM

 
Vicki L. Filippin
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I was awestruck when I saw this pic, Karen! Tres' KEWL! Congrats; this is surely a winner in my book! :-)

12/22/2005 5:56:48 AM

 
Stan Kwasniowski
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Karen, congratulation on POTD, awesome

12/22/2005 6:54:45 AM

 
Theresa  M. VanderStaay
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Awesome shot! Congrats on POTD! Well deserved. Love the B&W....very nice effect.....Theresa

12/22/2005 7:23:23 AM

 
Lindley Johnson
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Very well done! Interesting and unique shot using form and line - wonderful graphic. Congratulations on your POTD and finalist!

12/22/2005 7:24:17 AM

 
Leanne M.E. Boyd
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Wow - what a shot - the patterns are awsome! Congratulations on both your POTD and finalist!

12/22/2005 7:25:20 AM

 
Sharrie Thomas
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That's a really cool shot!! Nice work!

12/22/2005 7:29:10 AM

 
Margie M. Heldt
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Such a creative design! Congratulations on your POTD and finalist!

12/22/2005 7:29:12 AM

 
Kay Beausoleil
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Original and fun image, Karen -- congratulations on your POTD and your finalist!

12/22/2005 7:53:15 AM

 
Martin J. Preslar
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Beautiful finalist and POTD!!!! Congrats! I love this idea. Very creative and well executed! Bravo!!!!

12/22/2005 7:55:56 AM

 
Fax Sinclair
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Aloha Karen, This is something that photography does so well. You took two ordinary objects and created an eye opening experience. Thanks for sharing it!

12/22/2005 9:15:50 AM

 
Hendrik Storme
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Very creative and wonderful finalist and congratulations on your POTD

12/22/2005 10:00:31 AM

 
Guy D. Biechele
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Very cool B&W abstract!! Congrats, Karen, on your POTD.

12/22/2005 10:09:07 AM

 
Joline Frazier
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Congratulations on an amazing image. Very well percieved and executed!!!

12/22/2005 11:08:50 AM

 
Katleen R. Struckle
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awesome image!! Thanks for sharing. Congrats on your POTD!!

12/22/2005 11:09:28 AM

 
Mary  Clarke
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Congratulations on both finalist and POTD Karen - fantastic image!

12/22/2005 2:21:01 PM

 
Ed Heaton
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Great job Karen,
Congrats on POTD!

12/22/2005 2:39:50 PM

 
Wendy Stevenson
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Beutifully done Karen. Congrats on your POTD!!

12/22/2005 4:15:23 PM

 
Evy Johansen
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Awesome image, Karen! Big congrats on your finalist and on your POTD!

12/22/2005 4:33:03 PM

 
Anita Taylor
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Awesome image, Karen! What a neat idea! Congratulations :)

12/22/2005 5:03:51 PM

 
Linda Abbott

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Absolutely fabulous and totally deserving of POTD. This is so wonderfully creative. Fabulous.

12/22/2005 6:49:00 PM

 
Theresa Marie Jones
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Awesome artistic approach, amazing!
Super in black and white Karen!!
Congratulations on everything!!!

12/22/2005 8:24:56 PM

 
Evy Johansen
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Big congratulations on your win, Karen! Well deserved!!

12/22/2005 11:39:07 PM

 
Michael Robichaud
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Congrats on your win Karen, such a beautiful photo and presentation.

12/23/2005 5:12:36 AM

 
Laura Clay-Ballard
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I knew this one would make it to the winning group! congrats!

12/23/2005 5:14:01 AM

 
Christopher J. Budny
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Congrats! A well-deserved win!

12/23/2005 6:12:43 AM

 
Claudette Foote
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WOW incredible shot Karen!!

Congrats!

12/23/2005 7:47:08 AM

 
Darryl Wilkinson

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Congratulations on your WIN, Karen!!! BRAVO!!!

12/23/2005 8:01:11 AM

 
Jill Flynn
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Congratulations on your win Karen!

12/23/2005 9:16:12 AM

 
Kay Beausoleil
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Glad to see this again -- congratulations on your win, Karen!

12/23/2005 9:39:11 AM

 
Terry L. Ellis
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Congratulations, Karen, on this fabulous Second Place win!

12/23/2005 10:11:49 AM

 
Wendy Stevenson
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Congratulations Karen on this FANTASTIC win!!! What's NOT to like about this - it's superb!!!

12/23/2005 10:31:24 AM

 
Guy D. Biechele
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Congrats on your win. Terrific image!

12/23/2005 11:06:48 AM

 
Robert Blankenship
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Congrats on a very fine image Karen! Everything about the photo is perfect!
Well done! Keep Clicking, Rob

12/23/2005 12:13:18 PM

 
William C. Raco
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Congratulations, Karen
Very well done!

Bill

12/23/2005 2:40:48 PM

 
Candice C. Calhoun
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Congratulations on your excellent win! Merry Christmas!

ccc

12/24/2005 1:50:22 AM

 
Shirley Pearce
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Karen, when I first saw this submission...I knew it was a winner! Congratulations...glad to see my intuition was "right on"! Happy New Year!

12/26/2005 3:04:36 PM

 
Shirley Pearce
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Karen, when I first saw this submission...I knew it was a winner! Congratulations...glad to see my intuition was "right on"! Happy New Year!

12/26/2005 3:05:21 PM

 
Donna LaMattino Pagakis
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Congratulations on your double win!!

1/2/2006 11:05:20 AM

 
Tammy Scott
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Congratulations on this wonderful image! I love the design!

1/9/2006 4:27:12 PM

 
Murry Grigsby
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Congratulations on your terrific abstract image and win Karen!!

1/12/2006 7:01:47 AM

 
Cathy M. Gromball
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Congratulations on your Second Place win, Karen!

Cathy :)

1/19/2006 10:37:13 AM

 
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