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Dome in Chattanooga Choo Choo Building
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Chattanooga TN, Thanks to my mentor Ken Smith! I call him Super Man, he has certainly helped me a lot!
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Morteza Safataj
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    Nice compositon and shapes Jo!!

1/27/2007 5:16:18 PM

 
JO ANN CLEVELAND
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Thank you very much Morteza!

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1/27/2007 5:39:00 PM

 
Judy V. Kennamer
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I love it JoAnn! You'll have to tell me what you and SuperMan did to this one!

1/27/2007 5:55:15 PM

 
JO ANN CLEVELAND
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Judy, he is teaching me about the Sharpen tool! lol
He is sooo sharp, nearly as sharp as you! Since you are out of town who else could I ask!?!
Thanks my friend!

Hurry back!

jo ann c.

1/27/2007 6:15:41 PM

 
Kenneth Mucke
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Excellent lines, angles and lighting here Jo Ann

1/27/2007 7:22:38 PM

 
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Thanks so much Kenneth!

I am beginning to try to note elements of design. With the weather like it is, can't make too many flowers! lol

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1/27/2007 7:31:14 PM

 
JO ANN CLEVELAND
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Thanks so much Kenneth!

I am beginning to try to note elements of design. With the weather like it is, can't make too many flowers! lol

jo ann c.

1/27/2007 7:31:18 PM

 
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I guess you're Lois. LOL You did a great job, Jo Ann. I need to look for more "elements" in the every day things. There's so many photos out there, and I rarely see the beauty in lines and shapes. Glad to see you have your eyes open in this area!

1/28/2007 6:35:15 AM

 
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Beautiful POV and design..love the colors too!!

1/28/2007 7:48:25 AM

 
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Great shot here Jo ann...Dominick

1/28/2007 9:40:57 AM

 
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Thank Ken! You KNOW I value your opinion or I would be asking you sooo many questions! I truly admire your work and really appreciate any help I can get! lol

jo ann c. aka Lois Lane!

1/28/2007 11:19:29 AM

 
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Jo Ann, terrific composition with great lines and sense of pattern; love the crisp overall feel of the image; super work!

1/28/2007 11:29:35 AM

 
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Thank you Shelly and Dominick! Your kind comments are very welcomed!
Have a great day!

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1/28/2007 11:50:56 AM

 
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Thanks Nina! I am having fun now! lol
So much to learn

Have a great day!

jo ann c.

1/28/2007 11:56:51 AM

 
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Wonderful lines and design, Jo Ann! I see you are learning from THE MASTER!

1/28/2007 2:30:01 PM

 
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Thanks Johm! Ken has become an inspiration to me and answers my questions so generously, that's why I call him Superman! lol
Met him on the Atlanta BP shoot and he is so much fun and such a wonderful photographer!

Thanks for your visit, have a great week!

jo ann c.

1/28/2007 3:33:52 PM

 
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Really excellent image, Jo Ann!! Hopefully this will be another winner for you!!

1/28/2007 6:46:29 PM

 
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Ohhhh Amy! Wouldn't that be great! Maybe I am getting the hang of this! Working on elements and designs during this cold weather. this is the first I have ever entered!
I really appreciate your thinking it is that good!

jo ann c.

1/28/2007 7:02:56 PM

 
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Well Seen, Excellent color, lighting, lines, well composed and quite beautiful, Jo Ann!!! Well Done! Cheers, Glenn.

1/29/2007 4:00:51 AM

 
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That is such a kind and welcomed comment Glenn! Thanks!
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1/29/2007 5:12:19 AM

 
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Great tones and composition on this Jo Ann! I'll bet we see it again.

1/29/2007 6:45:56 AM

 
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Gee thanks Shawn! Your comment is as flattering as if I won!
You are such a fantastic photographer, I certainly appreciate that!

jo ann c.

1/29/2007 7:07:18 AM

 
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Excellent find...great lines and shapes!
Superman??? LOL!

1/29/2007 8:11:25 AM

 
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Wonderful lines and curves, Jo Ann! Cool! And thanks for your kind and encouraging words! Mary :-D

1/29/2007 8:20:11 AM

 
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great job with...the lines and colors are great

1/29/2007 1:38:49 PM

 
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Thank you so much Mary! You have been in my thoughts all week!
Take care darling!

hugs, jo ann c.

1/29/2007 1:50:02 PM

 
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Thanks so much Cathy! My goal is to be as good as you are in photography!

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1/29/2007 1:57:03 PM

 
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Wonderful curves and lines, Jo Ann or should I say Lois Lane!!!! :-) Very pretty colors!!!!! ^.^

1/29/2007 6:56:46 PM

 
Beverly A. Wright
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Love the lines and the POV here Jo Ann!!
The lighting seems to make for the
beautiful colors. Wonderful work here
Jo Ann!! Won't be long and flowers will be EVERYWHERE for us!!!!

1/29/2007 7:00:18 PM

 
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Thanks Kitty and Bev! Your warm comments are most appreciated!

Kitty, you know about Lois Lane huh! lol

Ken Smith teases me a lot and I tease right back!

jo ann c.

1/29/2007 7:12:33 PM

 
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Excellent "elements" here Jo Ann!! Love the light and colors.

1/30/2007 5:59:35 PM

 
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Excellent image, JoAnn! Super job!

1/31/2007 7:24:37 AM

 
Tammy Scott
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Terrific framing and great image!

Hey, I keep getting mail delivery failures from your email (and some of the other shooting gallery members, too).

2/1/2007 3:54:53 AM

 
Nadya Johnson
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Great architectural shot, Jo Ann! Love the lines and the colors. Well seen and beautifully presented!

2/1/2007 8:27:21 AM

 
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Thanks y'all! So nice to hear supportive comments!
I really appreciat them!

jo ann c.

2/1/2007 8:48:01 AM

 
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Fantastic diagonal comp., Jo Ann! Wonderful elements of design.

2/1/2007 1:39:44 PM

 
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Thank you sooo much Terry! I really appreciate your kind words!

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2/1/2007 2:21:26 PM

 
David Pratt
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Awesome composition Jo Ann! Love the designs and different shapes.

2/1/2007 7:26:11 PM

 
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Thank you David, your comment is most appreciated!

jo ann c.

2/2/2007 4:52:04 AM

 
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Very nice how you composed this geometric design. Excellent eye, Jo Ann

2/2/2007 11:50:01 AM

 
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Thanks Emile! I value your opinion and really appreciate your comment and your visit!

jo ann c.

2/2/2007 2:30:31 PM

 
Stephen Zacker
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Super eye and composition

2/5/2007 10:25:07 AM

 
JO ANN CLEVELAND
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I really appreciate your kind remarks Stephen! I am trying to look for elements and designs.
Sooo, I'm going to start "looking up" more! lol

joann c,

2/5/2007 11:00:52 AM

 
eileen bedford
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Great eye and angles and comp here Jo Ann....

2/5/2007 4:39:43 PM

 
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Thank you so much Eileen! I am thrilled you like it too!

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2/5/2007 5:30:10 PM

 
Laura Clay-Ballard
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awesome shot! love the lines, color and textures.

2/20/2007 4:23:52 AM

 
JO ANN CLEVELAND
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Thanks Laura, I loved your gallery and all your finalist!

jo ann c.

2/20/2007 4:54:02 AM

 
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Congratulations!!! Good luck in the next round!

3/22/2007 6:46:06 PM

 
Judy V. Kennamer
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WAY TO GO JOANN!! I knew this was a winner the minute I saw it! Great job! And congrats on your Finalist!

3/22/2007 6:57:05 PM

 
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Congrats on your finalist...yeah joann but don't give ken the credit dahling...lol...you had the eye

3/22/2007 7:00:05 PM

 
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OMG! I am thrilled to death about being a finalist! I really liked this shot, but you know this is just the second finalist I have had so you know I am excited! Been hanging out with the right crowd!

Thanks my friends! jo ann c.

3/22/2007 7:00:39 PM

 
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YAHOO!!!! I am so excited for you. Congrats and the best of luck my friend.

3/22/2007 7:02:48 PM

 
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WTG Jo Ann! Congratulations on your finalist!

3/22/2007 7:04:04 PM

 
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Thank you soo much Shawn! coming from a guy who has SIX this month, I am flattered!
Guess the guys rule this month with the SG gang! You are just wayyyy too good!

jo ann c.

3/22/2007 7:17:02 PM

 
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Congrats, Jo Ann. So glad to see this make finalist! I think Shawn had 8!

3/22/2007 7:42:36 PM

 
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Thank you soooo much Ken! Without your kind assitance and guidance this may not have made it!

Say what?? I thought you had 5 and Shawn had 6???? Are you kidding??

You two are awesome!

3/22/2007 8:04:08 PM

 
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Congrats on your finalist! I like the colors and designs. I have been to Chattanooga several times (and through it many times) but never to this building. Good luck in the next round!

3/22/2007 9:34:38 PM

 
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WTG Jo Ann! Congratulations on your finalist! Good luck in the next round.
Ken's not kidding, Shawn has 8.

3/23/2007 2:53:29 AM

 
Tammy Scott
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I really like the framing on this! Congratulations!

3/23/2007 3:08:08 AM

 
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Thanks Carla and Tammy! congrats to you also on your finalist wins!

That Shawn has taken control in SG! He is awesome!

jo ann c.

3/23/2007 3:33:10 AM

 
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Congratulations on your finalist. Good luck in the next round.

3/23/2007 5:34:44 AM

 
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Congratulations on your beautiful finalist!!

3/23/2007 5:41:54 AM

 
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Congratulations Jo Ann!

3/23/2007 5:48:10 AM

 
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Thank you so much Kay, Rakesh and Mary!

I really appreciate you encouraging remarks!

This month a year ago I started on this adventure in photograph for the first time in my life and in June got involved on BP and what a great group of folks!

jo ann c.

3/23/2007 6:05:07 AM

 
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Can't believe I missed this one; I love dome architecture shots! Congratulations!

3/23/2007 7:52:22 AM

 
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Congratulations!!!

3/23/2007 9:04:16 AM

 
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Thanks so much Chris and David!

I'm so new at this, I am just thrilled to even have a finalist!

jo ann c.

3/23/2007 10:07:27 AM

 
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A BIG congratulations JoAnn! I love this image!
Patti

3/23/2007 10:59:11 AM

 
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Thanks Patti! I appreciate your sweet comments my friend! How's it going with you and Cliffy?

jo ann c.

3/23/2007 11:06:40 AM

 
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A fantastic finalist, Jo Ann! Congratulations!

3/23/2007 11:30:11 AM

 
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Thanks Terry! And congrats to you on you b/w sheep!

hugs, jo ann c.

3/23/2007 11:42:52 AM

 
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WTG Jo Ann!! Congratulations on this aweome finalist!!!

3/23/2007 11:47:12 AM

 
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Thanks darlin! I am trying to look at different angles instead of just flowers! lol

Things are looking UP!

jo ann c.

3/23/2007 11:55:31 AM

 
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Thanks darlin! I am trying to look at different angles instead of just flowers! lol

Things are looking UP!

jo ann c.

3/23/2007 11:55:32 AM

 
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Wonderful presentation and finalist, Jo Ann

3/23/2007 2:38:57 PM

 
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Thank you sooo much Emile! I treasure your opinion!

jo ann c.

3/23/2007 4:35:52 PM

 
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Congrats Jo Ann!!!!!!!!

3/24/2007 4:45:23 AM

 
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Thanks Cassie!

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3/24/2007 5:17:59 AM

 
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Hey Jo Ann....A BIG congrats on your finalist!! WTG

3/24/2007 8:31:33 AM

 
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Thanks so much Barbara! I appreciate those kind comments!

Have a fabulous weekend!

jo ann

3/24/2007 10:10:01 AM

 
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Congratulations on your finalist it is very beautiful my friend!

3/25/2007 5:13:47 AM

 
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Thanks Bill! I value your opinion!

jo ann c.

3/25/2007 6:45:02 AM

 
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Really nice shot, Jo Ann! Many congrats!

5/9/2007 6:24:36 PM

 
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Thanks Keith!
Darren Fisher and Amy Jackson, BP friends are also from Virginia! Do you know them? they are great photographers, Met them on a shoot in Atlanta and we stay in contact daily! lol

5/9/2007 7:02:46 PM

 
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Congrats..this is super!

8/28/2007 4:53:36 PM

 
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Thanks Shelly!

jo ann c.

8/31/2007 11:48:45 AM

 
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Great shot Jo Ann and Crongrats on the Finalist......Bill

11/20/2007 7:32:57 AM

 
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Very well captured & composed! A belated congrats on your finalist award!!!

2/13/2008 7:20:44 PM

 
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Congrats....this is a beauty!

2/22/2008 2:46:37 PM

 
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huge congrats Jo ann!!!

2/22/2008 11:25:51 PM

 
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Woohoo Jo Ann honey congrats on your finalists!! I'm so pleased for you and good luck in the next round hon!

2/23/2008 11:52:33 AM

 
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