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Almost There!

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Almost There!
Almost There!
Place: Summit of MT. Washington, NH
Note: Since 1869, there has been a special rail track up the mountain, called the Cog Railway. This is one of the engines and cars. Summit Elevation is 6,288ft, highest elevation in North America along the Atlantic Ocean. Two peaks in bacground are Mt. Clay (5500ft) and Mt. Jefferson (5700ft).

Shooting Date/Time: July 17, 2006 12:05:36 PM
Lens: Canon EFS 17.0 - 85.0mm IS USM
Tv: 1/40, Av: 25.0, ISO: 100, Zoom FL: 26mm
Post Process: MS- Digital Image 10 / Converted from color with B&W filter. Enhancements: (crop, lighting, etc.)


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Paul E. Earl
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    Cool shot! Love the B&W!


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7/30/2006 2:56:36 AM

 
Nadine A. Lewis
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Oh no...not good! The photo is awesome, Glenn! Love it in b&w.

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7/30/2006 3:37:53 AM

 
Bonnie C. Lackey
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Having grown up in NH, I love all your "postcard" pictures. This is just super!


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7/30/2006 3:46:06 AM

 
Julie Robinson
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Wonderful image Glenn- great b&w image!


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7/30/2006 3:57:26 AM

 
Manuel Barrera
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Excellent contrast and use of B&W


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7/30/2006 4:08:06 AM

 
Amy Jackson
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Wonderful image, Glenn! Love this in b&w!!


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7/30/2006 4:25:20 AM

 
Ray Thoms
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Excellent composition Glenn.....great view from up there and converting to B/W is excellent!!!
Ray


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7/30/2006 4:33:10 AM

 
Su Sana E. P
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Wonderful contrast and excellent black and white composition, Glenn!! Another classic image!!


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7/30/2006 4:57:51 AM

 
Laura Clay-Ballard
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I am so loving this train landscape shot! What a GREAT pov and the black and white do it justice!


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7/30/2006 4:58:05 AM

 
William C. Raco
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Excellent photo and presentation, Glenn
Very well done!

Bill


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7/30/2006 5:03:52 AM

 
Judyann Plante
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Great shot, Glenn! Wonderful composition and tones.

Judyann ><>


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7/30/2006 5:48:03 AM

 
Gail Vitikacs
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Super image and capture Glenn! The B&W is perfect for this!


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7/30/2006 6:04:48 AM

 
Tressie Davis
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Gorgeous BW, love the texture, and the mountains in the BG!


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7/30/2006 6:12:08 AM

 
David Phalen
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An outstanding example of how B&W can enhance a photo. Love the perspective in this one Glenn. Well done!


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7/30/2006 7:48:30 AM

 
Rakesh Syal
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Great tones and contrast of black and white, Glenn!


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7/30/2006 9:34:08 AM

 
Jenny Bosmans
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Excellent capture and fantastic B&W scene, Glenn! :)


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7/30/2006 12:32:45 PM

 
Pamela Shane
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Wonderful tones, clarity, & I LOVE
the big clouds too Glenn! Thanks for the history as well. :)


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7/30/2006 5:59:30 PM

 
Jill Odice
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Perfect image for B/W! Well done Glenn!


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7/30/2006 10:44:34 PM

 
Evy Johansen
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Excellent B&W, Glenn!!


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7/30/2006 11:24:41 PM

 
Glenn E. Urquhart
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Paul E., Nadine, Bonnie, Julie, Manuel, Amy, Ray, Susana, Laura, William, Judyann, Gail, Tressie, David, Rakesh, Jenny, Pamela, Jill, Evy - As always, I very much appreciate all your kind words! Thanks, Glenn.


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7/31/2006 3:05:41 AM

 
Bill Wyatt
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Wonderful B&W work, love the composition and details, Glenn!


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7/31/2006 3:31:09 AM

 
Ross Throndson
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Awesome Image, Glenn....Incredible!!!


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7/31/2006 6:59:33 AM

 
Glenn E. Urquhart
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Bill, Ross - I always appreciate your fine remarks! Thanks, Glenn.


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8/1/2006 4:19:06 AM

 
Sylvia Rossler
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Wonderful POV Glenn, works great in b&w !!


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8/1/2006 12:42:42 PM

 
Glenn E. Urquhart
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Sylvia, I always welcome and appreciate your comments! Thanks, Glenn.


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8/2/2006 4:05:47 AM

 
Paula Dwyer
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Absolutely gorgeous view!! Excellent B&W composition!! :)


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8/2/2006 4:49:56 AM

 
Glenn E. Urquhart
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Paula, I always welcome your kind words! Very much appreciated! Thanks, Glenn.


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8/3/2006 3:51:55 AM

 
Revonda L. Gentry
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Fantastic POV and composition!! Great shot, Glenn!!


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8/3/2006 6:37:02 AM

 
Glenn E. Urquhart
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Thanks Revonda! I always welcome your kind words! Cheers, Glenn.


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8/4/2006 3:41:52 AM

 
Bobby Ray Goodman
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Congratulations Glenn!!!!!


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8/26/2006 12:56:51 PM

 
Bill Wyatt
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Congratulation Glenn!!!


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8/26/2006 1:58:12 PM

 
Jenny Bosmans
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Congratulations on this beautiful finalist, Glenn! :)


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8/26/2006 2:08:51 PM

 
Colleen Braun
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Congratulations...


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8/26/2006 2:18:40 PM

 
Ray & Audrey Clarke
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big congrats Glenn


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8/26/2006 2:29:19 PM

 
Julie Robinson
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Congrats on your wondeful finalist!


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8/26/2006 2:48:29 PM

 
Nancy L. Green
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Congratulations Glenn!1 I somehow missed this before. Very well done!! <><


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8/26/2006 3:28:35 PM

 
David Phalen
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Congrats Glenn. Good luck in the next round.


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8/26/2006 4:56:41 PM

 
Revonda L. Gentry
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Awesome!! Congratulations, Glenn!!


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8/26/2006 4:56:49 PM

 
Jen M
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Congrats!!


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8/26/2006 5:11:39 PM

 
Tressie Davis
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Big congrats to you Glenn!!!!


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8/26/2006 5:26:39 PM

 
Laura Clay-Ballard
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I kind of had a feeling about this one! BIG congrats! it is really awesome!


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8/26/2006 6:07:57 PM

 
Judyann Plante
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wow, Glenn! congratulations once again!!!

Judyann ><>


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8/26/2006 6:54:52 PM

 
Pat Gamwell
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Wonderful! Big CONGRATS, Glenn!


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8/26/2006 7:07:38 PM

 
Christopher J. Budny
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Congratulations, Glenn! Definitely a sense of place!


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8/26/2006 7:36:35 PM

 
Nadya Johnson
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It seems to be a shot I missed! How's that possible>??? GREAT work Glenn, and a huge congratulations!


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8/26/2006 7:48:47 PM

 
Su Sana E. P
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Congratulations on this Great Finalist, Glenn!!


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8/26/2006 8:25:29 PM

 
Marijana Fajgl
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Wonderful capture Glenn! Congratulations and good luck!


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8/26/2006 11:50:16 PM

 
Paul Michko
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Congratulation on a great finalist, Glenn.


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8/27/2006 1:47:41 AM

 
Margaret Sikora
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Congratulations Glenn on this outstanding finalist photo,


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8/27/2006 4:22:34 AM

 
Jeff W. Robinson
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Congrats Glenn on this outstanding Finalist!! This is great!! Jeff


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8/27/2006 4:53:46 AM

 
Ross Throndson
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Big Congratulations, Glenn, on this Awesome Finalist!! :^)


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8/27/2006 7:23:44 AM

 
Sylvia Rossler
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Big congrats on another wonderful finalist Glenn :o)


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8/27/2006 2:00:46 PM

 
Jill Odice
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Congrats Glenn, I bet we see this one again :-)


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8/27/2006 2:44:03 PM

 
Helen N. McHugh
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Congratulations, Glenn on this great finalist!


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8/27/2006 3:02:07 PM

 
Graeme Chow
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Terrific finalists, congrats Glenn.


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8/27/2006 3:38:11 PM

 
Gail Vitikacs
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Fabulous...way to go Glenn!


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8/27/2006 4:35:56 PM

 
Stephen Zacker
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Super B&W. Congratulations


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8/27/2006 5:51:56 PM

 
Glenn E. Urquhart
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Thanks Friends! Very much appreciated!!! Cheers, Glenn.


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8/28/2006 5:28:37 AM

 
Mick Burkey
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Congrats on the finals, Glenn! Well done!


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8/28/2006 12:37:06 PM

 
Mary Timman
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Congratulations on this wonderful finalist. Well deserved and I love your story with it.


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8/29/2006 2:19:30 PM

 
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