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The Bridge
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The Bridge
The Bridge
Callaway Gardens, Georgia. We were fortunate there were no golfers on the course; otherwise we weren't supposed to walk to this spot. But I think we would have chanced it regardless.

F4, 1/4 sec, ISO 100, 32mm focal length.

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Claudia Kuhn
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    Lovely composition Ken! The curve of the bridge and the splash of color in the fg are great!

4/27/2007 4:07:26 AM

 
Autum Rhoades
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Ken, beautiful location. I appreciate the lines of the bridge, the softness to this image, and your perspective.

4/27/2007 4:14:44 AM

 
Glenn E. Urquhart
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Well Seen, Beautiful composition, Ken!!! Well Done! Cheers, Glenn.

4/27/2007 4:23:23 AM

 
Gail Vitikacs
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Very beautiful Ken....well done! Super comp and colors!

4/27/2007 4:37:18 AM

 
Dominick M. Dimacale
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This is beautiful Ken, lovely scenery here...Dominick

4/27/2007 4:37:59 AM

 
Lynne Morris
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Some things are just worth the risk Ken! This is a beautiful image, love the colours and comp!

4/27/2007 4:45:17 AM

 
Kay E. Mahoney
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Beautiful. Love the colors and how the bridge is going over the water.

4/27/2007 4:46:32 AM

 
Carla Metzler
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This is certainly beautiful, Ken!

4/27/2007 4:49:32 AM

 
Linda D. Lester
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I just finished my shot of this last night! I have one different version!
Beautiful shot!

4/27/2007 5:13:16 AM

 
Jim Huffield
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Fabulous composition, Ken. Jim

4/27/2007 5:18:04 AM

 
Sharon K. King
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So nicely composed, this is such a Beautiful scene!

4/27/2007 5:31:23 AM

 
BILLY R. PARKER
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BEAUTIFUL COMPOSITION WITH GREAT COLOR KEN!! BILLY

4/27/2007 5:33:43 AM

 
Amy Jackson
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Beautiful image, Ken!!

4/27/2007 5:47:24 AM

 
Nadine A. Lewis
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BEAUTIFUL image, Ken!!! LOVE the comp., & colors!!! <><

4/27/2007 6:06:13 AM

 
Errick L. Cameron
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This is a real nice one Ken. I agree with your frustration about the golf courses. I have wished to get "those" good shots before too. And I have been asked to leave as well.

4/27/2007 6:27:36 AM

 
Cathy Barrows
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beautiful...i really loved that we got to go over to that area

4/27/2007 6:28:36 AM

 
Tamara K. Walker
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This composition is definitely worth a few golf balls up side the head.

4/27/2007 7:53:47 AM

 
Cassie  L. Woodlee
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Absoltely beautiful Ken!!

4/27/2007 9:32:59 AM

 
Howard A. Wimpee
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Fantastic shot Ken! I'm going to have to play that Course someday and I usually always take my camera when I golf.

4/27/2007 10:14:53 AM

 
JO ANN CLEVELAND
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Ohhhh Ken! This is so beautiful, love the pov on this! Did you "get down"?
Sureley is gorgeous!

4/27/2007 10:21:24 AM

 
Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna
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It's BEAUTIFUL, Ken!!!!! I'm sure you would have taken the chance!!! LOL!!! This is exceptionally stunning!!!!! :3

4/27/2007 10:32:55 AM

 
Kirsten (Kiki) Kjaer
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Couldn't be more beautiful, Ken.

4/27/2007 11:57:34 AM

 
Marsha S. Smith
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What a perfect perspective you have on this bridge. Gorgeous image!

4/27/2007 12:36:51 PM

 
Bambi L. Dingman
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This is gorgeous, Ken! Superb composition and color!!

4/27/2007 1:08:22 PM

 
John Connolly
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A beautiful capture, Ken! Your composition is outstanding, and your color is excellent.

4/27/2007 2:32:39 PM

 
Mary Timman
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Oh Ken, this is stunning! such a lovely place, subtle color and great composition. Beautiful!

4/27/2007 3:49:09 PM

 
Judy V. Kennamer
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Great shot and effects Ken! I'm glad we didn't get a golf ball in the head when we went over there - was beautiful!

4/27/2007 3:50:49 PM

 
David Phalen
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I have no doubt you would have chanced it. :) Excellent POV and color in this beautiful shot.

4/27/2007 6:46:46 PM

 
Esther Smith
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Really pretty Ken!

4/27/2007 7:17:02 PM

 
Pat Gamwell
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Breathtaking beauty, Ken! Don't blame you for "breaking" the rules! It was worth it!

4/27/2007 11:08:59 PM

 
Ray Thoms
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Great composition Ken, lovely colours and detail!

4/28/2007 4:47:36 AM

 
Candice C. Calhoun
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Beautiful photo, Ken...I think I would have to chance it also!

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4/28/2007 7:26:05 AM

 
Nancy L. Green
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Awesome image Ken!! The POV and that beautiful grouping of flowers really make this gorgeous capture!! <><

4/28/2007 8:36:33 AM

 
Darren K. Fisher
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Yep I know I would have made my way here no matter what. Glad you did as well. This is very well composed and captured Ken.

4/28/2007 12:51:56 PM

 
Renee Doyle
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Did I hear someone mention golf?!?!?
Beautiful capture Ken - superb composition!!

4/28/2007 8:08:11 PM

 
Judyann Plante
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Lovely scene, Ken! Beatiful color, lighting and composition!

Judyann <><

4/29/2007 4:51:00 AM

 
Nikki McDonald
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Beautiful, serene spring capture, Ken. I love the lines of this bridge and I think you have just the right angle.

4/29/2007 8:14:03 AM

 
Kenneth Mucke
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Love this little bridge you captured in this scene...great colors

4/29/2007 9:24:34 PM

 
Shawn Jennings
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Beautiful shot, Ken! Looks like a wonderful place to visit.

4/30/2007 6:48:02 AM

 
Evy Johansen
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So beautiful!! Awesome colors and wonderful composition, Ken!

5/2/2007 7:29:49 PM

 
Joan Powell
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Lovely scene , nice comp !!

5/5/2007 12:59:13 PM

 
Colleen Farrell
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Wonderful scenic image, Ken! Just saw it in the Editor's First Picks and knew it had to be one of my favorite BPers--I was right! ;)

5/6/2007 12:06:27 AM

 
Hurk (Steve) Hurkett
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Nice capture, Ken ... love the colorful flowers as well as the curve of the foot bridge ... hurk

5/7/2007 1:42:28 PM

 
Holly Hitchcock
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Beautiful image Ken!! I love the DOF and how the bridge seems to go on forever.

5/8/2007 7:06:30 PM

 
KV Day
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Nice shot Ken, very pretty

5/9/2007 6:07:03 AM

 
Linda D. Lester
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Maybe!!!

5/22/2007 5:49:43 PM

 
Claudia Kuhn
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Wonderful Ken, congrats and good luck!

5/23/2007 3:25:47 PM

 
Tamara K. Walker
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CONGRATULATIONS!

5/23/2007 3:37:32 PM

 
BILLY R. PARKER
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CONGRATS!! BILLY

5/23/2007 3:40:04 PM

 
Nikki McDonald
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Congratulations, Ken.

5/23/2007 3:42:41 PM

 
Linda D. Lester
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Maybe right! Beautiful...Congratulations on all your finalist!

5/23/2007 3:51:01 PM

 
Cassie  L. Woodlee
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Congratulations Ken on all of your finalist!!

5/23/2007 3:59:07 PM

 
Gail Vitikacs
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CONGRATULATIONS Ken on this wonderful image!

5/23/2007 4:09:47 PM

 
Sharon K. King
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Beautiful Finalist..Congrats Ken!

5/23/2007 4:15:00 PM

 
Shawn Jennings
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Congratulations on this beautiful finalist, Ken!

5/23/2007 4:17:36 PM

 
Arlene Krassner
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Ken what a lovely scene. Congratulations on this finalist.

5/23/2007 4:24:10 PM

 
Glenn E. Urquhart
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A BIG Congratulations on your Award, Ken!!! Well Deserved! Cheers, Glenn.

5/23/2007 4:37:41 PM

 
Emile Abbott
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Congratulation Ken on this beautiful finalist. I used to love to shoot this place in the 70 & 80's and they had gooofer then too.

5/23/2007 4:39:24 PM

 
Carla Metzler
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Congratulations, Ken! This is just sooo beauitiful!!

5/23/2007 4:51:58 PM

 
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Gorgeous! Congratulations, Ken!

5/23/2007 5:46:59 PM

 
Tamera Phillips
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So lovely Ken - congratulations to you on this Finalist.

5/23/2007 5:55:40 PM

 
Susan J. Allen
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Wow, Ken! Don't know how I missed seeing this gorgeous one! It's a real beauty! Congrats!

5/23/2007 6:08:04 PM

 
Su Sana E. P
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Congratulations on this beautiful Finalist , Ken!!

5/23/2007 6:08:17 PM

 
Cathy Barrows
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Congrats on your finalist...love that we have several from our trip

5/23/2007 6:43:51 PM

 
Terry L. Ellis
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Congratulations, Ken, on your very beautiful finalist! Sorry I missed this one and so many lately.

5/23/2007 6:45:06 PM

 
Evy Johansen
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Big congratulations on your beautiful and most deserving finalist, Ken!!

5/23/2007 7:45:54 PM

 
Chastity Abbott
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SUPER congrats on this beautiful image!!!!!!!! WTG!!

5/23/2007 7:59:22 PM

 
Sharon  Day
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Beautiful finalist, Ken!!! Congratulations!

5/23/2007 8:09:52 PM

 
Carol Teal
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Ken, this is very beautiful! I love all the color and the bridge is just lovely! Congrats on this very deserving finalist!

5/23/2007 8:15:30 PM

 
Jeana Clark
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CONGRATULATIONS ON THIS WONDERFUL FINALIST!! BEST OF LUCK IN THE NEXT ROUND!!!!

~Jeana~

5/23/2007 8:18:23 PM

 
Roger Bernabo
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Congratulations Ken on your wonderful Finalists!

5/23/2007 8:23:58 PM

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

5/23/2007 9:00:15 PM

 
Judy V. Kennamer
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Too beautiful Ken! Congrats on your Finalist!

5/23/2007 10:52:45 PM

 
Laurie Daily
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Beautiful! Congratulations Ken!

5/24/2007 3:37:12 AM

 
Hendrik Storme
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Lovely finalst! Congratulation Ken!

5/24/2007 4:36:08 AM

 
Lynne Morris
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Congratulations on this wonderful finalist Ken.

5/24/2007 4:37:15 AM

 
Mary Timman
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I loved this the first time I saw it and even more so the second time...let's see it a 3rd time! Beautiful and Congratulations.

5/24/2007 6:36:02 AM

 
Allen O. Howard
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Congratulations Ken! A great image!, Allen

5/24/2007 6:46:16 AM

 
Monika Sapek
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Very well composed image, Ken! Many congratulations on your beautiful finalist and good luck in the next round!
Monika

5/24/2007 7:41:07 AM

 
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Congrats Ken on this well deserved Finalist! Jeff

5/24/2007 8:44:08 AM

 
JO ANN CLEVELAND
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Congratulations on this beautiful finalist! Would make a beautiful note card!

jo ann c.

5/24/2007 9:00:27 AM

 
Darren K. Fisher
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No surprise here. Congrats on your finalist Ken.

5/24/2007 9:48:59 AM

 
Debra Booth
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Congrats on all your beautiful finalists, Ken!!

5/24/2007 6:08:53 PM

 
Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna
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Congratulations, Ken!!!! This is gorgeous!!!!! :3

5/24/2007 7:55:37 PM

 
Howard A. Wimpee
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Add my congratulations too,this shot was a given and a winner too! I still hope to see this bridge some day,with a camera or a golf cart!

5/25/2007 12:10:36 AM

 
Howard A. Wimpee
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This picture should have been a FIRST PLACE WINNER and will be I'm sure!!

5/25/2007 12:00:44 PM

 
Renee Doyle
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Congratulations on this wonderful finalist Ken!

5/26/2007 1:51:01 AM

 
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Congratulations on your Finalist, Ken!

5/26/2007 5:18:23 AM

 
Gary Lange
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congrats on this wonderful finalist, Ken!

5/28/2007 10:38:39 AM

 
Jenny Bosmans
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Congratulations on this very beautiful finalist, Ken...trying hard to catch up with all my friends! :)

5/30/2007 2:04:17 PM

 
Shirley A. Kinney
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Another stunning Callaway image, Ken!

6/11/2007 7:47:00 PM

 
Phil Cannon
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Ken - nice composition - very inviting - would love to see the other side of the bridge!!

8/31/2007 1:40:16 AM

 
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Lovely! The colors, the curve of this bridge, and your composition are excellent! Congratulations!

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