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Showered by Nature Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner
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This was taken at Hamilton's Pool near Austin, Texas. A historic, natural pool in a beautiful cave, with this waterfall pouring into the pool year round.
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Canon EOS 20D Digi...
Susan M. Hembree
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    This is gorgeous, Sandy! The framing, effects and colors are magnificent! I especially like that there is a person in this as it really helps to bring it to life! Wonderful work!

3/25/2007 9:11:25 PM

Robyn Gwilt
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Sandy I really enjoyed your gallery - but this just jumped out!!! I can't believe there was only one other comment! It's like a scene from 'in the beginning.......' Superb lighting, love the slow shutter, and everything just pooling on the man. Beautiful capture!

6/5/2007 1:13:14 PM

Susan Heath
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Congratulations Sandy! What a beautiful capture! I just visited this splendid place last weekend and got some winter shots. I must say I love this place and your image is mighty fine!!

1/25/2008 11:05:58 AM

Kay E. Mahoney
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Congratulations on your second place winner, Sandy.

1/25/2008 1:29:55 PM

Susan Heath
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Very well deserved - winner! This is the best shot of this beautiful place I have ever seen! Marvelous, Sandy!!

1/25/2008 1:33:06 PM

Elida Gutierrez
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Especialy for the winners

1/25/2008 4:31:02 PM

Evy Johansen
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WOW... Outstanding!!! BIG congratulations on your win, Sandy!!

1/25/2008 7:26:37 PM

Susan M. Hembree
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I loved this the first time I saw it. Congratulations, Sandy, for a very well deserved win!

1/25/2008 9:01:28 PM

David Collins
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Mega Congratulations Sandy!!! I'm thrilled for you in getting a second place with wonderful photo!! Bravo!

1/25/2008 9:07:11 PM

Jim Baines
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Congratulations, Sandy! Magnificent job!

1/26/2008 3:13:59 AM

Les Rhoades
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Congratulations on your 2nd place Win!

1/26/2008 5:59:07 AM

Jeff W. Robinson
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Congrats Sandy on your outstanding Win! Jeff

1/26/2008 7:07:12 AM

Michael G. Marshall
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Outstanding Sandy! Congratulations on your win! Well deserved!

1/26/2008 2:40:53 PM

Corinne M. Thompson
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Beautiful, Congrats on your win!

1/26/2008 6:43:05 PM

Cheryle J. Himes

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Sandy, this is so awesome, such a beautiful image.

1/27/2008 12:17:01 PM

Husain Akhtar
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Outstanding image! If judged by a professional who is familiar with the art of photography, this image would have been in the Ist place of the competition!

1/27/2008 2:25:59 PM

Nancy L. Barrett
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I was totally drawn into this scene, Sandy--Congrats indeed!

2/1/2008 9:00:42 AM

Eva Ferrière
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Stunning picture, Sandy! I simply adore it! Congratulations!!!!!

2/2/2008 10:24:48 AM

Bill Knaps
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This is so beautiful. You have the most beautiful Gallery Sandy. Bill

2/15/2008 9:31:07 PM

Reynaldo D. Reyes
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Wonderful sight to behold. Congratulations on this win Sandy! Impressive gallery!

4/17/2008 11:22:49 PM

Husain Akhtar
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I have now seen your work - no doubt you are an excellent photographer! This superb picture is an example of this.
It is rare to find both beauty and skill in a photographer!

5/25/2008 3:56:27 AM

Jeetendera Kalia
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Hi Sandy! Congratulations Wonderful capturing and 2nd place Win:):)

5/29/2008 4:52:01 AM

Lynn R. Powers
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Hi Sandy,
I see you are at it again. Winning all the marbles.LOL Congratulations on this latest win. It is a well seen and taken photo.


8/19/2008 1:19:42 PM

Gary Lange
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Sandy I missed this one!! Wow, a beauty, many congrats here!!!

9/12/2008 5:11:11 PM

Dianna Murphy
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Wow, well deserved!

10/17/2008 10:40:20 AM

Eli Boschetto
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Spectacular color, lighting and comp here, Sandy! I really like how the person gives this scene so much scale. Congrats on the winner!

12/5/2008 10:07:35 AM

Michelle Alton
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Sandy, this is a breathtaking image. So sorry I missed it when I was in Texas this summer. Well, I guess I just have to get back there again! A WONDERFUL winner!

12/18/2008 4:52:13 PM

Nancyj Hovey
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WOW, this is a fantastic image well worth a winner position!

on this very deserving 2nd Place Winner!!! 8o)

12/6/2009 7:45:48 AM

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