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EVENING REFLECTION
BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest FIRST PLACE Winner
 
Evening Reflection
Evening Reflection
It's a reflection of a church spire on the glassy surface of a modern building across the street.

aperture : f/3.1
shutter : 1/200 sec
lens : built-in zoom lens
location : Decatur - GA
time of day : Evening

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monique gresser
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    Very Cool - nice shot Simon

12/22/2005 9:17:13 PM

 
Simon Effendi
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Thank you :)

12/23/2005 6:09:17 AM

 
Janine Russell
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Simon, great lighting and reflection.

12/23/2005 8:29:13 AM

 
Simon Effendi
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Thanks Janine :)

12/27/2005 9:21:22 PM

 
She-She Killough
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Awesome shot Simon! Congrats on your finalist!! You have the same camera Paul Conlan has. :)Do you like it?

1/21/2006 12:23:06 AM

 
monique gresser
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CONGRATS SIMON!!

1/21/2006 7:24:27 AM

 
Simon Effendi
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Thank you She-She... I appreciate it. Yes, I do like my camera :)

1/21/2006 7:34:25 AM

 
Simon Effendi
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Hi again Monique. Thank you.. You're so kind :)

1/21/2006 7:36:43 AM

 
Vicki Hunt
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Simon, I have shot this very same reflection...yours is 10000 times better than mine! I just shot it in Oct. during Atlanta Celebrates Photography.(Had a show at Function Gallery) If you live in Atlanta, you will have to go on one of our field trips...there are about 7 of us...Best of luck in the next round...thanks for all the comments you have given me on my gallery today!!!! Vicki

1/23/2006 10:09:13 AM

 
Simon Effendi
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Thanks Vicki. I was just being fortunate to get the evening sunlight reflected by those structures. I appreciate your comments :)

1/23/2006 7:32:39 PM

 
Life Expressions 
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Congratulations on your first place winner Simon!!!

1/24/2006 6:28:13 AM

 
Simon Effendi
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Hi Robin, thank you very much. It was a nice surprise! :)

1/24/2006 7:21:16 AM

 
Chris Macer

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Congrats on the 1st place win, Simon!!

1/24/2006 7:31:18 AM

 
Dibyo Gahari

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Congratulations, Simon !
Great picture ...

1/24/2006 7:37:04 AM

 
James Reininger
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Excellent composition of different architectural styles. Very Cool!!!

1/24/2006 7:52:20 AM

 
Kay Beausoleil
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Congratulations, Simon, on your First Prize win for this well-designed image!

1/24/2006 7:56:01 AM

 
Simon Effendi
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Thank you Chris, Dibyo, James and Kay. I appreciate your comments :)

1/24/2006 8:13:18 AM

 
Goshka G.
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Congrats on this beautifully lit winner, Simon!!

1/24/2006 8:20:19 AM

 
She-She Killough
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Hey SIMON!!! Congrats!! This is an awesome image and I am so excited for you that it won!!! :D

1/24/2006 8:21:35 AM

 
Terry L. Ellis
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Congratulations, Simon, on this magnificent first place win!

1/24/2006 11:30:40 AM

 
Kay E. Mahoney
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Congratulations on your first place win Simon.

1/24/2006 11:33:14 AM

 
Jeffrey Smith
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Congratulations, Simon, on your First Prize win! Nice work.

1/24/2006 12:49:52 PM

 
Vicki Hunt
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Congratulations on this wonderful first place win!

1/24/2006 1:22:38 PM

 
K Aune
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Simon,

you didn't let this wonderful opportunity to capture a fantastic shot escape you! Congratulations. I really enjoy the image.

1/24/2006 4:16:11 PM

 
Simon Effendi
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Hi Goshka, She-She, Terry, Kay, Jeffrey, Vicki and Karlene, you guys are wonderful. Thank you so very much from the bottom of my heart!

1/24/2006 5:05:04 PM

 
Simon Effendi
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My sincere and many thanks also to Jim Miotke and all the judges who have kindly granted the title. I'm still speechless... and grateful! :)

1/24/2006 5:07:48 PM

 
Anita Taylor
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Well seen, Simon! Love the colors and warm lighting and the great reflection of the church. Congratulations!

1/24/2006 6:40:36 PM

 
Jill Flynn
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Congratulations on your FIRST PLACE WIN Simon! Outstanding shot!

1/24/2006 7:46:56 PM

 
KHAWLA Haddad
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Congratulations on this beautiful 1st place win!!

1/24/2006 8:00:58 PM

 
Gustavo Márquez
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Perfect composition, stunning image Simon!
Congratulations!

1/24/2006 9:01:39 PM

 
Renee Doyle
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Congratulations on a fantastic image and 1st place win Simon!!!!!

1/24/2006 11:24:05 PM

 
Mary  Clarke
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Many congratulations Simon, wonderful image.

1/25/2006 1:45:43 AM

 
Donna W. Neal
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Congratulations on this fine winner Simon

1/25/2006 4:09:19 AM

 
Simon Effendi
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Many thanks to Anita, Jill, Khawla, Gustavo, Renee, Mary and Donna for such a sweet comments :)

1/25/2006 8:18:51 AM

 
Mick Burkey
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Wonderfully imaginative image, Simon! Great use of the environment. Congrats on the win.

1/25/2006 10:33:53 AM

 
Cathy M. Gromball
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Congratulations on your First Place win, Simon! Wonderful photo!

Cathy :)

1/25/2006 3:52:54 PM

 
Monika Sapek
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Great lines and fascinating reflections, Simon! Many congratulations on your First Place Win!
Monika

1/25/2006 10:41:07 PM

 
Simon Effendi
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Thank you so much Mick, Cathy and Monika. I appreciate your comments :)

1/26/2006 8:35:05 PM

 
Ivan Chacon
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Congratulations Simon !!! Very nice shot!!!

1/29/2006 7:23:31 AM

 
Brian Wehmhoefer

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Very cool shot! Congrats on the win!

2/3/2006 3:13:48 PM

 
Tom Dowd
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Awesome shot! Great composition!

Tom :O)

2/5/2008 6:50:20 AM

 
Simon Effendi
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Thanks Tom!

2/5/2008 9:18:17 PM

 
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