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A Day at the Pier

BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner
 
A Day at the Pier
A Day at the Pier

Oceanside Pier, California

*Travel and Place*
© Donna LaMattino Pagakis
Olympus Camedia C-...

 
 
 
Su Sana E. P
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    Donna, wonderful capture and framing of this scene!! I love the reflections here.


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12/15/2006 12:44:17 AM

 
Ray & Audrey Clarke
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Great reflection and clarity Donna! Love the little bird in the forground!!!!(R)


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12/15/2006 12:49:52 AM

 
Donna W. Neal
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Love this in B/W makes the reflections really show up great


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12/15/2006 12:52:58 AM

 
Stan J. Contrades
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Excellent exposure, black and white composition and reflections, Donna! That little guy in the foreground is a plus!!
Much Aloha,
Stan


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12/15/2006 12:55:23 AM

 
Paul Michko
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Great capture, Donna.


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12/15/2006 1:39:41 AM

 
Karen Engelbreth
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Wonderful capture, Donna - love the reflections!


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12/15/2006 2:02:49 AM

 
Colleen Braun
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great B&W...


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12/15/2006 2:25:31 AM

 
Jim Huffield
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Stunning B&W Donna. Jim


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12/15/2006 2:58:48 AM

 
Glenn E. Urquhart
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Outstanding lighting, tones, contrast, geometric lines, WELL Composed and a very beautiful B&W composition, Donna!!! VERY Well Done! Cheers, Glenn.


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12/15/2006 3:17:11 AM

 
Donald K. Cherry
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Awesome b&w seascape, Donna! Love the lighting and reflections!


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12/15/2006 3:23:44 AM

 
Allison & John Overton
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This is cool in B & W Donna


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12/15/2006 3:48:52 AM

 
Carol Sawyer
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Beautiful B&W seascape capture, Donna!!


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12/15/2006 4:01:51 AM

 
Irene Suchocki  

The strong composition is brought out even more in B&W. Very nice.


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12/15/2006 4:01:57 AM

 
Girish Vaghela
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Great comp. in B&W, Donna!


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12/15/2006 5:59:33 AM

 
Nadya Johnson
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Stunning capture Donna, with outstanding composition! Love those reflections. The tones and lighting are superb!


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12/15/2006 6:11:48 AM

 
Candice C. Calhoun
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Wow, would I like to be there now...great choice to present this in bw!

ccc


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12/15/2006 6:53:02 AM

 
Bill Wyatt
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Love the horizontal and vertical lines, the textures and lighting. Excellent tones as well, Donna!


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12/15/2006 8:13:52 AM

 
Donna LaMattino Pagakis
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Thank you Susana, Ray, Audrey, Donna, Stan, Paul, Karen, Colleen, Jim, Glenn, Donald, John, Carol, Irene, Girish, Nadya, Candice and Bill!! I appreciate all of your support and great compliments!!!


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12/15/2006 10:17:27 AM

 
Melissa Gurdus
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Fantastic scene beautifully presented in in black and white with great reflection and linear elements, Donna!!


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12/15/2006 10:19:25 AM

 
Vladan D. Djordjevic
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Great photo. I like lines, reflections and composition.


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12/15/2006 1:45:30 PM

 
Barbara Waldoch
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Super shot, Donna!


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12/15/2006 2:36:33 PM

 
Donna LaMattino Pagakis
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Thank you Melissa, Vladan and Barbara!!


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12/15/2006 2:53:43 PM

 
Kenneth Mucke
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Beautifully done in BW Donna...Georgous image


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12/15/2006 8:45:20 PM

 
Colleen Farrell
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Terrific! So many things to comment on--the use of b&w, the reflections, the wide frame, the gull in the foreground. Really an evocative image.


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12/15/2006 9:23:26 PM

 
Janine Russell
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Donna, excellent detail, clarity, tones and lighting.


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12/15/2006 10:05:05 PM

 
David Pratt
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Wonderful framing and terrific B & W shot. Excellent work Donna!
dave


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12/16/2006 8:18:53 AM

 
Raymond Pauly
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Beautiful scenic view of the pier! Love the reflections and shadows!


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12/16/2006 10:51:20 AM

 
Donna LaMattino Pagakis
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Thank you Kenneth, Colleen, Janine, David and Raymond!! Your comments and those of all of you here at BetterPhoto are a true inspiration!!


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12/16/2006 1:20:03 PM

 
Stan Kwasniowski
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Donna, this is so beautiful in B&W


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12/16/2006 3:35:44 PM

 
Kristi A. Howson
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Love this Pier shot in B&W. Excellent use of the long horizontal format too Donna!


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12/17/2006 8:53:49 AM

 
Phillip R. Connolly
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I like this one Donna. You waited for just the right moment to capture it with a nice foreground, and it comes up well in the monochrome.

Phil


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12/17/2006 10:32:18 AM

 
Donna LaMattino Pagakis
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Thank you Stan, Kristi and Phillip for your great critiques!


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12/17/2006 3:35:02 PM

 
Luigi Di Serio
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Just love the clarity and smoothness of this b&w... it's so serene


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12/18/2006 1:24:45 PM

 
Donna LaMattino Pagakis
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Thank you very much Luigi!


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12/19/2006 8:27:48 AM

 
Lavone Vannoy
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Absolutely beautiful! :)


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12/19/2006 9:12:05 AM

 
Donna LaMattino Pagakis
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Thanks Lavone!!


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12/19/2006 10:13:23 AM

 
Terry L. Ellis
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Fantastic reflections and image, Donna! Great b/w!


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12/22/2006 1:01:12 PM

 
Donna LaMattino Pagakis
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Thank you for your very kind compliments Terry and your beautiful friendship!!


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12/22/2006 2:17:05 PM

 
Paul E. Earl
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A big CONGRATULATIONS on this superb finalist! Good luck in the next round!


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1/24/2007 2:30:51 PM

 
Bill Wyatt
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Congratulations Donna on your wonderful Finalist!


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1/24/2007 2:39:38 PM

 
Evy Johansen
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Big congratulations on your wonderful finalist, Donna!!


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1/24/2007 2:43:58 PM

 
Datha Y. Thompson
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CONGRATULATIONS!!! Awesome Finalist Donna :0)


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1/24/2007 3:00:09 PM

 
Glenn E. Urquhart
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A BIG Congratulations on your finalist award, Donna!!! Well Deserved! Cheers, Glenn.


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1/24/2007 3:01:27 PM

 
Colette M. Metcalf
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Congratulations, Donna!!!


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1/24/2007 3:02:48 PM

 
Barbara Waldoch
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Congratulations on your finalist, Donna!


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1/24/2007 3:35:40 PM

 
Karen Slagle
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Congrats, Donna.


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1/24/2007 3:39:07 PM

 
Emile Abbott
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Huge congratulation yet again Donna.


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1/24/2007 3:42:22 PM

 
Jill Flynn
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A classic Donna ... beautifully composed with great tones. Congratulations on your finalist!


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1/24/2007 4:29:09 PM

 
Janine Russell
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Donna, congratulations on your finalist.


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1/24/2007 4:52:17 PM

 
Raymond Pauly
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Big congratulations, Donna!


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1/24/2007 4:54:40 PM

 
Graeme Chow
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Big congratulation ! very strong impact b/w image, Donna.


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1/24/2007 5:41:38 PM

 
Pamela Shane
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Beautiful b&w Donna, congratulations on
your finalist!! :)


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1/24/2007 5:42:25 PM

 
Janine Russell
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Donna, congratulations on your finalist.


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1/24/2007 5:43:46 PM

 
David Pratt
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Congrats Donna!


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1/24/2007 6:02:06 PM

 
Terry L. Ellis
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WTG, Donna! Congratulations on all of your finalists including this fantastic one. I'll get to them all!


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1/24/2007 6:09:12 PM

 
chris jones
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Congratulations Donna on Finalist love the framing and reflections looks great in B&W
Chris


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1/24/2007 6:25:37 PM

 
Donna LaMattino Pagakis
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To all of you here at BetterPhoto, a huge THANK YOU!! Your friendships, inspiration, support and overall kindness are truly appreciated. Take care and best of luck!!!


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1/24/2007 6:33:38 PM

 
Cyn D Valentine
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Congratulations DOnna..great image!!


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1/24/2007 6:53:32 PM

 
Alan L. Borror
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Congratulations on your wonderful finalist, Donna!


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1/24/2007 7:24:57 PM

 
Cassie  L. Woodlee
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Congrat's Donna!!!


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1/24/2007 8:14:03 PM

 
Su Sana E. P
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Congratulations, Donna!!


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1/24/2007 8:35:42 PM

 
Pat Gamwell
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Awesome shot, Donna! ANOTHER big congrats!


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1/24/2007 10:06:45 PM

 
Laurence Saliba
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Donna, congratulations on your finalist.


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1/24/2007 11:34:35 PM

 
Laurie Daily
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Love this! Congrats again!!!


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1/25/2007 3:44:12 AM

 
Paula Dwyer
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Congratulations Donna!!! :)


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1/25/2007 5:35:05 AM

 
eileen bedford
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Congratulations on this wonderful finalist Donna...


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1/25/2007 5:56:11 AM

 
Vladan D. Djordjevic
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Congratulations on your beautiful finalist!


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1/25/2007 6:14:30 AM

 
Luigi Di Serio
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Congrats Donna! I always liked this one


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1/25/2007 7:29:58 AM

 
Ken Smith
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Donna, super congrats to you!!


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1/25/2007 7:35:44 AM

 
Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna
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Congratulation again Donna!!!! Fantastic image!!!! Good luck in the next round!!!!! :-) ^.^ Kitty


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1/25/2007 7:42:08 AM

 
Jeff W. Robinson
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Congrats Donna on this excellent Finalist! Jeff


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1/25/2007 8:06:53 AM

 
Elizabeth J. Bernier
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Wonderful lines both on the pier itself and in the great reflection!!!Congratulations on your finalist Donna!!!


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1/25/2007 8:17:50 AM

 
Nadya Johnson
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STUNNING capture, Donna! Congratulations on your outstanding finalist! Best of luck in the second round!


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1/25/2007 10:50:09 AM

 
Carla Metzler
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Congratulations on your finalist, Donna!!


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1/25/2007 1:13:54 PM

 
Kristi A. Howson
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Congratulations Donna on this wonderful finalist and best of luck in the next round! Another fantastic shot of the pier!


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1/25/2007 2:01:28 PM

 
JOHN V. ROSCICH
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DONNA,Congratulations on this awesome Finalist,
JOHN


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1/25/2007 2:14:57 PM

 
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Great composition and repeating patterns


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1/25/2007 2:36:05 PM

 
Sylvia Rossler
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Big congrats on this wonderful finalist Donna :O)


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1/25/2007 2:45:35 PM

 
Allen O. Howard
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A wonderful image and a well deservrd congratulations!


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1/25/2007 3:43:57 PM

 
Vicki Hunt
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Congrats! I love this!


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1/25/2007 4:40:05 PM

 
Colleen Farrell
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Another very well-deserved finalist--congratulations, Donna!


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1/25/2007 5:01:53 PM

 
Morteza Safataj
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Fantastic reflection on the ground Donna!!


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1/25/2007 5:23:38 PM

 
David Phalen
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BIG Congrats on your well deserved Winner!!!!


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1/25/2007 5:26:20 PM

 
Janet McNeil
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Congratulations on 2nd place, Donna - very well deserved!!


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1/25/2007 5:35:09 PM

 
Judyann Plante
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Donna, Congratulations on this well-deserved win!!!

Judyann ><>


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1/25/2007 5:35:35 PM

 
Bill Wyatt
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Congratulations on your win, Donna!


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1/25/2007 5:38:50 PM

 
Lavone Vannoy
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CONGRATULATIONS ON YOUR AWESOME WINNER!!!! :)


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1/25/2007 5:43:21 PM

 
Su Sana E. P
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Donna, huge Congratulations on this Awesome Winner!! WTG, dear friend.


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1/25/2007 5:43:26 PM

 
Raymond Pauly
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WTG, Donna! BIG congrats! Love this picture!


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1/25/2007 5:53:43 PM

 
Cyn D Valentine
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Big congratulations Donna!!!!


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1/25/2007 5:54:40 PM

 
Mary K. Robison
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Congratulations on your win, Donna!


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1/25/2007 6:10:57 PM

 
Jill Odice
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A BIG CONGRATS Donna! This is awesome. Ansel would be proud of you :-)


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1/25/2007 6:29:52 PM

 
Sam Britt
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Congratulations on this 2nd place winner, Donna!


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1/25/2007 6:43:51 PM

 
Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna
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CONGRATULATIONS on being a WINNER with this wonderful image, Donna!!!!! FANTASTIC!!!!! ^.^ :-) Kitty


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1/25/2007 7:11:49 PM

 
Ken Smith
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Wow, super congrats, Donna!!


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1/25/2007 7:19:03 PM

 
Pamela Shane
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Donna - big congratulations on your
winner!! :)


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1/25/2007 7:21:41 PM

 
Kristi A. Howson
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Awesome Donna!!! Congratulations on this magnficient winner! Excellent composition and perfect B&W tonality!


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1/25/2007 7:24:38 PM

 
David Pratt
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Congratulations on this great winner!


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1/25/2007 7:25:06 PM

 
Jill Flynn
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So happy to see this here Donna! Great, great work and congratulations on your WIN!


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1/25/2007 7:27:53 PM

 
Graeme Chow
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Well deserved winner, Donna. As I said it was a very powerful image.


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1/25/2007 7:46:39 PM

 
Deborah  Sandidge
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This is exceptional Donna - congratulations on your winning image!!


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1/25/2007 7:51:19 PM

 
Datha Y. Thompson
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CONGRATULATIONS on your WINNER Donna :0)


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1/25/2007 7:51:40 PM

 
Cary Rogers
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CONGRATS on your WINNER, Donna! Great composition, lighting, reflections and subject matter! :-)


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1/25/2007 8:07:31 PM

 
Kay E. Mahoney
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Congratulations on your second place winner.


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1/25/2007 8:17:28 PM

 
Sylvia Rossler
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Big Big congrats on your win Donna :O)


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1/25/2007 10:03:38 PM

 
Pat Gamwell
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WTG, Donna! HUGE CONGRATS!


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1/25/2007 10:34:17 PM

 
Darryl Wilkinson  

Congratulations on this beautiful winner, Donna!!


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1/25/2007 11:17:35 PM

 
Cora Miller
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The b&w is perfect to showcase the graphic lines and reflection. Wonderful image, Donna. Congratulations on your win.


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1/26/2007 12:46:31 AM

 
Ross Throndson
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Many Congratulations Donna, on your Beautiful Winner!!!


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1/26/2007 12:52:48 AM

 
Janine Russell
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Donna, congratulations on your Second Place Win.


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1/26/2007 12:54:45 AM

 
Paul E. Earl
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Congratulations!!


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1/26/2007 1:20:20 AM

 
RC  Fritz
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Big congratulations, Donna! Beautiful image and Winner!


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1/26/2007 2:30:07 AM

 
Alan L. Borror
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Congratulations on a wonderful winner, Donna!


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1/26/2007 2:34:02 AM

 
Colette M. Metcalf
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Congratulations on your win, Donna!!!


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1/26/2007 4:15:56 AM

 
Mary Timman
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Huge Congratulations!


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1/26/2007 4:20:41 AM

 
Ronald F. Fischer
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Congrats on this awesome WINNER!


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1/26/2007 5:35:15 AM

 
Paula Dwyer
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Congratulations Donna!!! :)


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1/26/2007 7:50:35 AM

 
Tarun Bose
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Big congrats Donna for your prize winner.


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1/26/2007 9:55:37 AM

 
Stan Kwasniowski
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Donna, congratulations


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1/26/2007 10:10:35 AM

 
Kirsten Kiki Kjaer
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Fantastic capture and great reflections, Donna. Big congratulations on your win!


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1/26/2007 10:32:28 AM

 
Laurence Saliba
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Many congratulations on your well deserved second place winner Donna!!!!!


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1/26/2007 11:15:32 AM

 
Andreas G. Karelias
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Congratulations Donna on you win. Great image, well deserved. I am so happy for you. Regards - Andreas


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1/26/2007 11:48:06 AM

 
Renee Doyle
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WTG Donna!!! Congrats on this awesome 2nd place win!!!!


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1/26/2007 12:24:03 PM

 
Donna LaMattino Pagakis
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I am truly honored. Thanks to each and everyone of you!! Your inspiration and support has been amazing. I appreciate all the congratulatory wishes and comments. Thanks to the BetterPhoto judges too!! And to all of you here at BP~ for such an awesome site. Take care and keep up the great work!!


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1/26/2007 12:32:08 PM

 
Gen Nagase
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Fabulous image,
Great win!!!
Congratulations, Donna!!!


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1/26/2007 1:52:17 PM

 
Laurie Daily
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Always loved this shot, Donna! Congratulations on your win!!!


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1/26/2007 2:03:18 PM

 
Terry L. Ellis
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WTG, Donna! Congratulations on your awesome Second Place Win! Love it!


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1/26/2007 3:37:30 PM

 
Sherry S. Boles
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Great composition, tones and clarity! It looks like such a peaceful place to be...Congrats, Donna!


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1/27/2007 1:07:57 AM

 
Lynne Morris
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What an awesome image Donna, many congratulations on your Second Place Win.


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1/27/2007 1:13:44 AM

 
Sharon  Day
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Big congratulations, Donna!!! Awesome photo!


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1/27/2007 8:01:12 AM

 
Jenny Bosmans
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Congratulations on this beautiful winner, Donna! :)


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1/27/2007 8:12:46 AM

 
Donna LaMattino Pagakis
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Thank you everyone for your wonderful comments and congratulatory wishes!!! I appreciate it so much. Have a wonderful weekend!!


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1/27/2007 11:53:49 AM

 
Rakesh Syal
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Donna! Congratulations on your awesome Second Place Win!


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1/27/2007 9:33:05 PM

 
Donna W. Neal
BetterPhoto Member Since: 10/8/2003
 

WOW, this is excellent Donna. Congratulations on you win!


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1/28/2007 5:17:43 AM

 
Hendrik Storme
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Fantastic winner, Donna! Congratulations!!!!


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1/28/2007 1:45:28 PM

 
Marilyn K. Lincecum
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This is beautiful and I love it !! Fantastic tones, reflections and clarilty. CONGRATULATIONS on your Second Place win !!!!!


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1/28/2007 1:54:08 PM

 
Debbie M. Fleri
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WoW...Congratulations,,,Well deserved win...I really like the B/W...Awesome shot...I can't believe I missed it...: )


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1/28/2007 4:24:27 PM

 
Emile Abbott
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Huge congratulations Donna on a magnificant winner.


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1/29/2007 9:05:21 AM

 
Jeff W. Robinson
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Congrats Donna on your outstanding winning image! Jeff


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1/29/2007 5:05:22 PM

 
Roger Fry
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As a Pier photo, this takes some beating! I particularly like the gull perfectly positioned ! Congratulations.

Roger


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1/30/2007 8:27:26 PM

 
Donna LaMattino Pagakis
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Thanks again to all of you!! Your comments and congratulatory wishes are really AWESOME!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!


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1/31/2007 4:20:28 PM

 
Holly Shao
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Congratulations, Donna, on this WONDERFUL winning image!! Very beautiful reflections!

Holly


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1/31/2007 5:48:11 PM

 
Allen Ko  

Wow Donna, you take some amazing photos. Congratulations on your winning photographs.

I love the composition and how the image pops at you. So simple yet impactful!


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2/3/2007 7:12:32 PM

 
Donna LaMattino Pagakis
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Thank you Holly and Allen for your VERY kind compliments and congratulatory wishes!


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2/4/2007 4:23:14 PM

 
Stephen Zacker
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Great capture. Congratulations


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2/26/2007 4:28:33 AM

 
Sheryl A. Hudson
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Congratulations Donna on your win!!!


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2/26/2007 10:21:35 PM

 
Donna LaMattino Pagakis
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Thank you very much Stephen and Sheryl!!


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2/27/2007 6:00:35 PM

 
Wes C. Bond
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love the glassy look on the shore!! great picture..im gealous!!


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3/26/2007 9:21:32 PM

 
Donna LaMattino Pagakis
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Thanks Wes!! I was lucky to go to the pier on such a beautiful day! I appreciate your great comments!


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3/31/2007 9:29:00 AM

 
Toni Riggs
BetterPhoto Member Since: 7/12/2007
 

Wow, you have an amazing gallery. I love this photo in b&w. Congrats on your win!


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8/14/2007 9:32:39 AM

 
Donna LaMattino Pagakis
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Thanks Toni, I appreciate you stopping by!!


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8/14/2007 10:13:13 AM

 
Lynn Crawford
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This is beautiful Donna, love the reflection on the sand, great B&W tones, congrats on this win :)


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8/30/2007 2:22:35 AM

 
Thomas Lam
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Excellent capture! Really love the reflection...

BTW, you have a beautiful gallery.

Thomas


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12/31/2007 10:21:29 PM

 
Donna LaMattino Pagakis
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Thank you Lynn and Thomas for taking the time to visit my gallery. I appreciate your inspirational comments!


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12/31/2007 10:27:51 PM

 
Jim Manganella
BetterPhoto Member Since: 1/8/2005
 

Well balanced, crystal clear exposure... well done!


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1/26/2008 4:02:35 AM

 
Srividya Narasimhan
BetterPhoto Member Since: 8/13/2007
 

awesome shot.. I love the lines!


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2/1/2008 10:25:18 AM

 
Vincent J. DeSanto
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Just stunning Donna, I love B&W's and this picture confirms why I love them so much. Great job and your gallery is beautiful.

Take care,
Vinnie


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4/10/2008 7:15:24 PM

 
Donna LaMattino Pagakis
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Thank you Jim, Srividya and Vinnie for your great comments!!!


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4/10/2008 7:43:13 PM

 
Marta Azevedo
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Very nice image. Great gallery!


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10/14/2008 8:19:28 AM

 
Robert Jensen
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Perfect in B&W, and love the reflection


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