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Freedom

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Freedom
Freedom

This image was originally posted about a year ago and was very well received, so I decided to rework it slightly and give it another try. Slight changes were made to color, contrast, brightness, sharpness, added a touch of unsharp mask and cloned out a few inperfections on the egg shell.

catagory: Details and Macro


© Donald K. Cherry
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Paul E. Earl
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    Excellent image! Must be the month for reposting!


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2/6/2007 2:06:35 AM

 
Carol Sawyer
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Fantastic image, Don!! I remember this one, liked it then and still do!! Beautiful work!!


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2/6/2007 2:20:43 AM

 
Arlene Krassner
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I never saw the original but this is well done Donald.


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2/6/2007 2:32:32 AM

 
Glenn E. Urquhart
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Very creative, excellent capture and composition, Donald!!! Well Done! Cheers, Glenn.


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2/6/2007 2:47:27 AM

 
Donna LaMattino Pagakis
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Great idea, artistic and creative!


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2/6/2007 2:48:10 AM

 
Dominick M. Dimacale
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Great image here Donald, love the effects placed here...Dominick


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2/6/2007 2:54:00 AM

 
Aimee S. McMaster
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....wonderful light and color... very creative Don...Aimee


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2/6/2007 2:56:57 AM

 
Paul  G  Slate
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what great detail!


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2/6/2007 3:18:40 AM

 
Judyann Plante
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I have always loved this one, Don! Glad to see you give it another try.

Judyann ><>


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2/6/2007 3:23:08 AM

 
Colleen Braun
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great image, love the colors...


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2/6/2007 3:24:52 AM

 
Jim Huffield
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Very creative composition, Don. Jim


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2/6/2007 3:26:11 AM

 
Chua Wee Boo
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Superb,Donald!


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2/6/2007 3:27:46 AM

 
Bobby Ray Goodman
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Outstanding work,very creative Donald!!!!!


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2/6/2007 3:33:56 AM

 
Colette M. Metcalf
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Very creative, Don! Love it!


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2/6/2007 3:34:02 AM

 
Nadine A. Lewis
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EXCELLENT, Donald!!! I LOVE THIS!!! <><


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2/6/2007 3:51:31 AM

 
Laurie Daily
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I never saw the first, but do think this is just fantasic. Quite a creative capture, Donald!


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2/6/2007 3:53:15 AM

 
Sherri Gorman
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Awesome!!! Excellent composition and very creative idea!!!


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2/6/2007 4:04:58 AM

 
Jeff W. Robinson
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Very nice work Donald! Jeff


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2/6/2007 4:11:32 AM

 
Marcie A. Fowler
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Excellent Donald. It's a great conceptual image. Perfect title. Love the yellow in contrast to all the white!!


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2/6/2007 4:29:24 AM

 
Terri L. Scribner
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Awesome macro!!


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2/6/2007 4:59:42 AM

 
Lynne Morris
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Oh wow this is a wonderful image Donald, the clarity and details are excellent.


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2/6/2007 5:00:49 AM

 
Sharon K. King
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Terrific image Donald, very creative, well worth the resubmit.


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2/6/2007 5:37:21 AM

 
Su Sana E. P
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Excellent macro capture and beautiful presentation, Donald!!


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2/6/2007 6:15:59 AM

 
Manuel Barrera
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Great images are always a pleasure to revisit and this certainly worth a second look and hopefully we will see it again in March!


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2/6/2007 8:30:11 AM

 
Stephen Zacker
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Like your concept and the detail


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2/6/2007 9:58:07 AM

 
Renee Doyle
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I remember this! Fantastic concept and beautifully captured and presented! Fingers and toes crossed Don!!!


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2/6/2007 11:54:13 AM

 
Pamela Shane
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I sure hope we see this again! I remember this superb composition from before. It looked pretty near to perfect the last time to me. :)


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2/6/2007 2:33:37 PM

 
Holly Shao
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Very creative work, Don!! Beautiful details and colors!

Holly


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2/6/2007 5:00:00 PM

 
Evy Johansen
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Very creative and clever, Donald!! Wonderful image!


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2/6/2007 7:16:49 PM

 
Kenneth Mucke
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WOW...wonderful creation...Love how it turned out


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2/6/2007 7:35:23 PM

 
Barbara Waldoch
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Super work, Donald!


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2/6/2007 10:54:32 PM

 
Dan J. Holm
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EXCELLENT concept and execution, Donald!! Beautifully done!


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2/6/2007 11:47:01 PM

 
Jaime Jon Andrade
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Beautiful Don. Which came first? The chicken or the egg? :-)


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2/7/2007 3:13:34 AM

 
Kathy Reeves
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Looks like a winner to me!!!


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2/7/2007 8:31:13 AM

 
Jenny Bosmans
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I love this, Don! Terrific work and beautiful image! :)


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2/7/2007 8:31:18 AM

 
Vladan D. Djordjevic
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Fantastic photo! Love the composition, color, lighting, detail, idea!


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2/7/2007 7:54:13 PM

 
Dr. Harmeet Singh
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very beautiful presentation and great image.


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2/7/2007 8:25:42 PM

 
Raymond Pauly
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This is a terrific image, Don! The clarity is impecable and the idea is beautiful! Well done! Winner in my book!


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2/8/2007 12:01:43 AM

 
Revonda L. Gentry
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I say we will see this one again!! Fantastic work!!


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2/8/2007 4:47:49 AM

 
Ujjwal Mukherjee
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Brilliant idea Donald, Beautiful image ...would like to see it again.


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2/8/2007 7:25:55 AM

 
Sandra Freyler
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I love the lighting.. great shot, donald!


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2/8/2007 2:42:41 PM

 
Dr Silly
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Looks like a winner to me. :O)


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2/9/2007 1:39:37 AM

 
Douglas Perry
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Very nice rework. Cool shot.


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2/10/2007 6:29:16 AM

 
Gabriela Koopmans  

cute!


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2/12/2007 6:43:23 AM

 
Angel Lee
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Very cool interpretation.


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2/14/2007 2:14:31 PM

 
Robert M. Nicholson
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Creative...and nice lighting too!


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2/20/2007 1:01:50 PM

 
Robert M. Nicholson
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Creative...and nice lighting too!


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2/20/2007 1:01:51 PM

 
Mary L. Graham
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Yayyyyyyyyyyy!! Yippeeeeeeeee!! wooo hoo!! congrats Don!! I love this shot congrats! =)


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3/22/2007 7:06:57 PM

 
Judyann Plante
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Congratulations, Don!!! I just love this one. Hope it goes all the way.

Judyann <><


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3/22/2007 7:07:44 PM

 
Holly Shao
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Congratulations, Don, on this terrific Finalist!!

Holly


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3/22/2007 7:08:18 PM

 
Raymond Pauly
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Big congrats, Don! Deserving finalist!


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3/22/2007 7:22:13 PM

 
Graeme Chow
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Very well done finalist, congrats Donald.


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3/22/2007 8:18:38 PM

 
Barbara Waldoch
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Congratulations on your beautiful finalist, Donald!


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3/22/2007 8:27:20 PM

 
Ujjwal Mukherjee
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Congratulations Donald and good luck ahead !


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3/22/2007 8:40:33 PM

 
Su Sana E. P
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Donald, Huge Congratulations on this wonderful Finalist!!


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3/22/2007 10:20:16 PM

 
Mary K. Robison
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Congratulations, Don, and best of luck in the next round with this well-earned finalist!


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3/23/2007 1:32:09 AM

 
Kathy Radford
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Congrats Don, great job. Kathy in NH


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3/23/2007 3:07:53 AM

 
Carol Sawyer
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Congratulations Don!! This is just beautiful, good luck in the next round!


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3/23/2007 3:09:52 AM

 
Kate Jackson
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Congrats Don! Well worth your work! This is such a simple outstanding image!


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3/23/2007 3:10:54 AM

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


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3/23/2007 4:45:58 AM

 
Paula Dwyer
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Congratulations Don!!! :)


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3/23/2007 5:14:23 AM

 
Ross Throndson
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Congratulations on your Fantastic Finalist, Don....Terrific Work!!! Reminds me of a certain type of food here in the Philippines... :^)


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3/23/2007 5:37:16 AM

 
Mary Timman
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Congratulations on this well thought out finalist!


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3/23/2007 5:40:25 AM

 
Chua Wee Boo
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Congratulations Donald!


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3/23/2007 5:43:21 AM

 
Pamela Shane
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Congratulations on this well deserved finalist Don!! :)


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3/23/2007 5:51:59 AM

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


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3/23/2007 6:12:26 AM

 
Laurence Saliba
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Congratulations Donald!!!!


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3/23/2007 7:35:40 AM

 
Cheryl E. Molennor
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Well done. Congratulations


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3/23/2007 8:58:24 AM

 
Manuel Barrera
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congratulations, well deserved.


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3/23/2007 9:44:42 AM

 
Rakesh Syal
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Congratulations on this glorious finalist, Don!!!


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3/23/2007 10:27:42 AM

 
Nadine A. Lewis
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So glad to see this, Donald...CONGRATULATIONS!!!! <><


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3/23/2007 11:09:23 AM

 
Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna
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Congratulations, Don!!!!! :-) ^.^


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3/23/2007 11:42:48 AM

 
Laurie Daily
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Oh yes! Glad to see this one back, Donald! Congrats!!!


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3/23/2007 3:30:41 PM

 
Arlene Krassner
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Congratulations.


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3/23/2007 5:07:53 PM

 
Stan J. Contrades
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Terrific and imaginative Finalist, Donald!! CONGRATULATIONS!!
Aloha,
Stan


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3/23/2007 5:36:56 PM

 
Lani J
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Awesome!! Congratulations on all your finalists, Donald!! :)


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3/24/2007 12:25:31 AM

 
Jaime Jon Andrade
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Hey, Don............ Congratulations!!!


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3/24/2007 2:16:19 AM

 
Paul Sikora  

Congratulations Donald


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3/24/2007 5:23:58 PM

 
Renee Doyle
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Big congratulations Don!!


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3/26/2007 10:22:36 PM

 
Linda Donnelly
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I like your style and your creative way of arranging pictures. Added you to my favorite photographers. I have a lot to learn from your work. Thanks.Linda


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8/23/2007 9:50:36 AM

 
Alexandra Hankova
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Wonderful colour, very nicely done!


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11/15/2007 12:02:38 AM

 
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