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Out of the Picture

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Out of the Picture
Out of the Picture

My first attempt at an "out-of-bounds" image. I posted the original a while back. This alligator has caught an armored catfish.

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    Here is the original


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9/7/2006 3:14:02 AM

 
Cristi Bastian
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Woah - how incredibly cool is this!!! I think this is a winner for sure!!! Excellent work Wally!


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9/7/2006 3:15:04 AM

 
Paul Michko
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Well, that's one heck of a first attempt, Wally. MAGNIFICENT!!!


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9/7/2006 3:17:07 AM

 
Bridgette B
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Wow...excellent job for your first try!!~


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9/7/2006 3:18:41 AM

 
Julie Robinson
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Great work Wally!


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9/7/2006 3:20:11 AM

 
Donald K. Cherry
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Very cool work, Wally!


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9/7/2006 3:21:43 AM

 
William C. Raco
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Wow, this is very well done, Wally!
Excellent editing on an excellent photo


Bill


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9/7/2006 3:25:46 AM

 
Gail Vitikacs
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I am blown over Wally...this is incredible and beautifully created!


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9/7/2006 3:29:35 AM

 
Wally Orlowsky
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  Gator with armored catfish
Gator with armored catfish


© Wally Orlowsky
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Thanks, Cristi, Paul, Bridgette, Julie, Don, Bill, and Gail.

I thought I could include the original by linking to the pgoto ID. But that did not seem to be an option. So here it is anew.


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9/7/2006 3:32:52 AM

 
Ray & Audrey Clarke
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Great work Wally!!!(R)


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9/7/2006 3:37:55 AM

 
Carla Metzler
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Wonderful capture and ps work, Wally! Love it!!


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9/7/2006 3:46:06 AM

 
Michelle R. Kovach
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Fantastic work Wally! Great job on the editing! Remind me Not to walk by any of your pictures as they might jump out & get me! ;) LOL


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9/7/2006 3:53:37 AM

 
Colleen Braun
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kool...


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9/7/2006 3:53:40 AM

 
Jeff W. Robinson
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Outstanding work Wally! You have created a real prize here! Jeff


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9/7/2006 3:57:42 AM

 
Agnes Fegan
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A perfect first attempt - really nice!


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9/7/2006 4:07:41 AM

 
Claudia Kuhn
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Terrific work Wally! Nice capture for the both of you!


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9/7/2006 4:11:42 AM

 
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I love this image, just wrote a note about how I would love to learn the artistic side for digital modifications in software and wow there it is. Great work and thanks for sharing.


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9/7/2006 4:21:44 AM

 
Carolyn  M. Fletcher
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This is wonderful, Wally!!!


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9/7/2006 4:33:42 AM

 
Autum Rhoades
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I have to agree - fantastic work!!!


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9/7/2006 4:50:42 AM

 
Su Sana E. P
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Wow!! What an Awesome catch and PS work!! A Winner it is, Wally!!


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9/7/2006 4:53:48 AM

 
Joy Rector
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awsome, great job


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9/7/2006 5:18:32 AM

 
Evy Johansen
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Wow, wow... Very cool image, Wally!! Wonderful work!! Love it!


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9/7/2006 7:16:21 AM

 
Susan T. Parady
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Terrific work, Wally. It looks great!


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9/7/2006 7:44:37 AM

 
Leonard Pierce
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WOW! This is fantastic Wally!! It's got to be a WINNER!


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9/7/2006 9:03:52 AM

 
Gary A. Meier
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This is AWESOME Wally! Great work!


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9/7/2006 11:15:22 AM

 
Sharrie Thomas
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This is really cool Wally! Great job!


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9/7/2006 5:00:02 PM

 
Tonya R. Boles
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This is so cool...


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9/7/2006 7:32:55 PM

 
Kay E. Mahoney
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WOW!!!!!! Fantastic work. Love it. I need to figure these out. Wonderful first time.


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9/11/2006 5:00:02 AM

 
Marsha S. Smith
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First try, eh? Well, you aced it! The choice of sandy background was genius. I love this.


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9/11/2006 6:21:16 PM

 
Patty Razonable  

Your "out of bounds" image turned out really great, Wally!! I'm still working on it :-)


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9/12/2006 10:55:17 PM

 
She-She Killough
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Whoa! Awesome!


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9/26/2006 11:05:29 PM

 
Ivan Chacon
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Genial!!!!!!!!!...and congrats! :)


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10/26/2006 5:04:31 PM

 
Michelle R. Kovach
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Congrats Wally!


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10/26/2006 5:13:07 PM

 
Charlene Bayerle
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Awesome Work Wally!!!! Congratulations on your finalist!!!
We'll see this next round!!


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10/26/2006 5:29:04 PM

 
Claudia Kuhn
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Love this Wally, congrats and good luck!


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10/26/2006 5:41:11 PM

 
Sherry S. Boles
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You are SO creative!! Congrats, Wally!


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10/26/2006 6:43:41 PM

 
Kay E. Mahoney
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Congratulations on your finalist. Good luck in the next round.


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10/26/2006 7:17:21 PM

 
Tammy Scott
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Congratulations


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10/26/2006 8:02:13 PM

 
Su Sana E. P
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Congatulations, Wally!!


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10/26/2006 8:35:03 PM

 
Colleen Braun
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Congratulations


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10/27/2006 3:50:24 AM

 
Tonya R. Boles
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Congratulations Wally.


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10/27/2006 4:25:20 AM

 
Dr Silly
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Missed this one Wally. Congratulation on your finalist for this super out of the box photo. :O)


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10/27/2006 7:59:19 AM

 
Donna W. Neal
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LOVE IT...LOL
Congratulations on a well deserved finalist Wally


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10/27/2006 8:42:48 AM

 
Nadya Johnson
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STUNNING!! I just love this striking and surreal shot! A huge congratulations Wally, and the best of luck in the winning round!


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10/27/2006 9:48:58 AM

 
Sharon K. King
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How creative! Congrats on your finalist!


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10/27/2006 1:56:43 PM

 
Deborah  Sandidge
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Very creative, I like your PS work, Wally - congratulations!


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10/27/2006 2:05:04 PM

 
Donna LaMattino Pagakis
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Creative and clever Wally!! Congratulations!!!


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10/27/2006 6:55:15 PM

 
She-She Killough
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YEAH!!! WTG Wally!!


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10/28/2006 4:05:42 PM

 
Evy Johansen
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Big congratulations on your wonderful win, Wally!!


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10/29/2006 12:52:20 AM

 
Laurence Saliba
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Big Congrats on your win Wally!!!!


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10/29/2006 2:09:47 AM

 
Sylvia Rossler
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Amazing technique Wally !! A well deserved winner !! Big congrats :O)


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10/29/2006 2:10:41 AM

 
Su Sana E. P
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Wally, huge Congratulations on this Awesome Winner!!


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10/29/2006 2:46:17 AM

 
Deb Holmes
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This is just really cool, Wally, big congrats to you on this creative and well deserved winner!


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10/29/2006 3:40:37 AM

 
Tonya R. Boles
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Congrats.


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10/29/2006 4:13:32 AM

 
William C. Raco
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Fantastic photo, Wally
Very creative and well done
Congratulations,

Bill


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10/29/2006 4:30:16 AM

 
Murry Grigsby
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Congratulations on your creative image and win Wally! Personally I think you are a little out of bounds on this one :0)


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10/29/2006 5:06:35 AM

 
Charlene Bayerle
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Had no doubt on this one Wally!!!
Congratulations!!!


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10/29/2006 5:15:51 AM

 
Michelle R. Kovach
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Congratulations Wally!


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10/29/2006 5:49:17 AM

 
Christopher J. Budny
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I'm with Charlene... I knew this would make it; the 3D effect is dead-on. Congratulations, Wally!


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10/29/2006 5:49:32 AM

 
Noel Baebler
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Huzzah, Wally!!! Great work!!!


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10/29/2006 6:37:25 AM

 
Laura E. OConnor
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Looks like you nailed it on the first attempt!!! CONGRATS ON THIS AWESOME WIN, WALLY!!!


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10/29/2006 6:42:55 AM

 
Deborah  Sandidge
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Your creative efforts make this image come to life, Wally - congratulations!


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10/29/2006 7:31:42 AM

 
Jim Kinnunen
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A truly outstanding image, Wally...congratulations!!!:)


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10/29/2006 8:18:26 AM

 
Milan Banik
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Congratulations Wally on this very creative winning presentation.


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10/29/2006 8:58:45 AM

 
Susana Heide
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WHOA!! Impressive digital work Wally!!! Congratulations on this WIN!!


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10/29/2006 9:45:21 AM

 
Kay E. Mahoney
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Congratulations on your awesome second place winner.


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10/29/2006 11:02:09 AM

 
Laura Clay-Ballard
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Congrats! You know I love this one!


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10/29/2006 12:53:33 PM

 
Linda D. Lester
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Congratulations!!!!!


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10/29/2006 1:13:28 PM

 
Marilyn K. Lincecum
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Fantastic image and digital work, Wally. Congratulations on your second place win!!!


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10/29/2006 1:15:06 PM

 
Karen Slagle
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Oh wow, Wally. I don't know how you did this but it really has the wow factor. Congrats on this stunning winner.


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10/29/2006 1:47:05 PM

 
Janine Russell
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Wally, great first attempt; congratulations on your Second Place Win!


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10/29/2006 2:43:14 PM

 
Colette M. Metcalf
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Congratulations on your WIN, Wally!!!


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10/29/2006 4:13:42 PM

 
Linda Proctor
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Congratulations Wally!!! Fantastic work and WOW !!!


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10/29/2006 4:41:28 PM

 
Claudia Kuhn
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Love this one Wally, congrats!


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10/29/2006 4:50:36 PM

 
Sharon  Day
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BIG Congratulations on your win, Wally!!! I'm glad to see this in the winner's circle!


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10/29/2006 4:57:37 PM

 
Kenton L. Elliott  

Fantastic work, Wally. Congratulations on this well deserved image!!!!


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10/29/2006 6:18:07 PM

 
Ed Isaacs
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Great job, Wally. Congratulations!!


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10/29/2006 8:42:26 PM

 
Bobbie Davis
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This is AWESOME Wally! Congrats


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10/29/2006 8:56:32 PM

 
Wally Orlowsky
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Thank you everyone for your kind comments!


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10/30/2006 3:27:23 AM

 
Sherry S. Boles
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Congrats on this very creative winner, Wally!


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10/30/2006 10:20:13 PM

 
Pat and Graham  . Robards
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Congratulations Wally, well done, I love out of frames, this one in particular! ~Pat


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10/31/2006 4:14:43 AM

 
Dr Silly
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Congrats on your win for this super photo. :O)


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10/31/2006 12:11:16 PM

 
Allan L. Whitehead
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Wally, congratulations on this composition. Well done as always, my friend - Allan


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11/2/2006 2:04:43 AM

 
Stan J. Contrades
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WTG, Wally, and CONGRATULATIONS on this outstanding composition and win!!
Much Aloha,
Stan


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11/3/2006 10:47:18 AM

 
Cathy M. Gromball
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Congratulations on your Second Place win, Wally! Wonderful work!

Cathy :)


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11/8/2006 11:02:38 AM

 
eileen bedford
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AWESOME work Wally.


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11/12/2006 6:08:33 AM

 
Murry Grigsby
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Congrats on your creative image and win Wally!! See ya later alligator :0)


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11/27/2006 6:03:58 AM

 
Susie Peek-Swint
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Both shots are cool Wally ~ a very belated congrats on your oob win ~ an inspiration!


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