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Grandma's Kitchen X
BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner
 
Grandma's Kitchen X
Grandma's Kitchen X
1.3 x @ f/5.6, IS) 100

This series features my grandmother's cookbook from when she was first married, which was published in 1901, one of her old wooden mixing bowls, a well used wooden spoon, and a wonderful old 'chopper".
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Kathy Radford
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    I love your Grandma's Kitchen series. What a wonderful job and a great tribute to your Grandmother. Kathy in NH

12/31/2006 6:36:51 AM

 
Liz Leines

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Kathy,
Thanks so much for your positive comments! I hope to do more series along these lines and can't wait to get started. Three of my grandparents passed away before I was born and I am always looking for ways to connect with them and also share their stories with my children.

Liz

12/31/2006 7:47:54 AM

 
Guy D. Biechele
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Terrific still life. Really creates and "old time" mood.

1/2/2007 10:33:00 AM

 
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Great story and quality of light to match

1/25/2007 1:50:48 PM

 
Vladan D. Djordjevic
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Fantastic composition, tones, color, textures, great text!!! Congratulations on your beautiful Winner, Liz!!!

1/25/2007 6:27:17 PM

 
Kay E. Mahoney
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Congratulations on your second place winner.

1/25/2007 8:05:20 PM

 
Charlene Taylor
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This is a wonderful picture Liz!! Congratulations on taking 2nd place.

1/26/2007 6:47:42 AM

 
Cyn D Valentine
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COngratulations Liz..great winner!!

1/26/2007 6:48:51 AM

 
Janine Russell
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Liz, excellent tones, detail, composition, lighting and DOF; congratulations on your Second Place Win.

1/26/2007 9:56:55 AM

 
Les Rhoades
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This really looked good today on the HOMEPAGE!

I just wanted to stop in and tell you I saw it.

2/2/2007 3:24:33 AM

 
Donna LaMattino Pagakis
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Congratulations on your win!! Very nice tones and textures!!

2/11/2007 7:04:50 PM

 
Kathleen K. Parker
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Hi Liz,
What a wonderful composition, full of nostalgia and great lines!! Great lighting, too!! Congratulations!!
KK

2/16/2007 5:42:55 AM

 
Mike F. Anderson
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I love the lighting, tones, and composition of this image. Congratulations Liz!

2/26/2007 9:15:58 PM

 
Liz Leines

member since: 10/24/2006
 

Thanks everyone for your positive comments. I enjoyed creating this series very much.

Les R. - thanks too for letting me know you noticed it on the homepage. I have seen it twice on there and each time it was very exciting!

2/27/2007 5:37:35 AM

 
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