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Race for Life II
BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner
 
Race for Life II
Race for Life II

Re submission with further enhancements and slightly different angle. Adjustments in PS.

© Laurence Saliba
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Dan J. Holm
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    Beautiful and unique still life, Laurence!! Love the light on this!

5/25/2007 12:06:11 AM

 
Evy Johansen
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Very beautiful image, Laurence!!

5/25/2007 12:10:40 AM

 
Beau Hudspeth Photography
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This is really clever. I love it!

5/25/2007 12:12:08 AM

 
Dominick M. Dimacale
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Great image here Laurence, LOL, well CAPTURED...Dominick

5/25/2007 12:12:34 AM

 
Su Sana E. P
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LOL. Laurence, you made me laugh again!! Terrific creativity here.

5/25/2007 12:15:41 AM

 
Barbara Waldoch
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Very imaginative, Laurence!

5/25/2007 3:51:42 AM

 
Roxanne M. Bubar
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Gorgeous image and very creative.

5/25/2007 7:54:18 AM

 
Silvio Grech
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I really like your presentation on this capture, Laurence!! Lovely creativity, tones and details as well as designs.

5/25/2007 1:56:47 PM

 
Shelly A. Van Camp
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Super image and love the B&W!

5/25/2007 7:43:17 PM

 
Laurence Saliba
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Thanks everyone!!!!

5/25/2007 8:59:03 PM

 
Les Rhoades
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Too funny! Nice creative B&W

5/27/2007 11:25:12 AM

 
Pat Gamwell
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This is the most creative image I have ever seen, Laurence! What a fabulous imagination so wonderfully presented! I hope it's among the winners!!!

5/27/2007 12:27:09 PM

 
Sylvia Rossler
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You should hear me giggle Laurence !! I simply love that cheerful picture :O)Should be a winner for my opinion...Did you copy that Judges ?? (loll)

5/27/2007 1:34:27 PM

 
Elizabeth A. Marker
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I love it!!! Great capture!! Great title!!! So funny!!

5/27/2007 3:26:12 PM

 
Lisa J. Boulden
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Oh, I love this!!! Shoud be hanging in a fertility clinic!
Creative and whimsical, yet technically on the mark, too.
Great work. --Lisa

5/28/2007 7:42:36 AM

 
Linda L. Ruiz
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This is the best. I love it. Perfect lighting. A+++

5/28/2007 8:48:53 AM

 
Lori Carlson
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What a great shot Laurence! :0)

5/31/2007 4:20:09 AM

 
Marthese A. Cassar
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This is great Laurence an interesting & creative shot

6/5/2007 1:31:59 AM

 
Natalie Diehl
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This made me laugh...loved it. This photo should be used as an illustration in a 'facts of life book'. So creative, well done!

8/27/2007 9:01:39 AM

 
Natalie Diehl
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This made me laugh...loved it. This photo should be used as an illustration in a 'facts of life book'. So creative, well done!

8/27/2007 9:01:41 AM

 
Gail Vitikacs
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This should be hanging in a kitchen in a restaurant...CONGRATUIONS on an excellent month!

9/21/2007 11:06:53 AM

 
Silvio Grech
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A Big Congratulations
On this well deserved finalist Laurence!!

9/21/2007 11:43:52 AM

 
Peter Appelbaum
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Congratulations on this finalist Laurence. Good luck next round. Peter

9/21/2007 12:43:41 PM

 
Carla Metzler
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Congratulations, Laurence!

9/21/2007 1:28:49 PM

 
Tom Andersen
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Very unique and wonderfully creative! Congratulations again, Laurence!

9/21/2007 4:12:48 PM

 
Mary Dimitriw
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Congratulations on your finalist!! Love this one, very imaginative and made me chuckle. Wonderful lighting on this shot. Hope to see it again!

9/21/2007 4:38:48 PM

 
Su Sana E. P
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Congratulations on this wonderful Finalist, Laurence!! I'm so happy to see this again.

9/21/2007 7:35:21 PM

 
Mary K. Robison
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So clever and creative, Laurence!
CONGRATULATIONS on this outstanding finalist, and best of luck to you in the next round!

9/22/2007 12:53:59 AM

 
Dorothy R. Neumann
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Clever concept and well executed, Lawrence! Congrats on your finalist!

9/22/2007 4:45:16 AM

 
Terry L. Ellis
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A clever and beautiful finalist! Congrats again, Laurence!

9/22/2007 6:18:43 PM

 
Elizabeth A. Marker
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Congratulations!!

9/22/2007 8:06:55 PM

 
Laurence Saliba
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Thanks so much my dear friends!! I really appreciate all the feedback.

9/22/2007 11:57:49 PM

 
Sylvia Rossler
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I always loved the creativity and beauty of this shot !! Big congrats Laurence and good luck :O)

9/23/2007 3:37:47 PM

 
Datha Y. Thompson
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Congratulations again!! So unique and Creative Laurence!! WTG :0)

9/23/2007 9:45:48 PM

 
Stefania Barbier
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another huge congrats for a gorgeous finalist!!!

9/23/2007 11:13:26 PM

 
Susan T. Evans
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Congrats Laurence on this awesome second place winner, very creative too!!!

9/24/2007 10:48:45 AM

 
Terry L. Ellis
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An excellent Second Place win, Laurence! WTG! Congratulations!

9/24/2007 10:53:33 AM

 
Maria Zammit
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Congratulations on your wonderful win Laurence!

9/24/2007 11:14:43 AM

 
Sylvia Rossler
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Wohoooo ! WTG !!!! Big Big congrats on your winner Laurence :o)

9/24/2007 11:46:56 AM

 
Stefania Barbier
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Congrats for your spectacular win Laurence!!!

9/24/2007 11:47:31 AM

 
Marsha S. Smith
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This has to be one of the most creative shots I have seen. I loved it! Congratulations, Laurence!!!!

9/24/2007 12:40:27 PM

 
Jenny Bosmans
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Congratulations on this fantastic winner, Laurence! :)

9/24/2007 12:43:53 PM

 
Cheryl E. Molennor
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Congratulations

9/24/2007 12:49:40 PM

 
Anita N. Hogue
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Congratulations on this wonderful win, Laurence!

9/24/2007 12:53:16 PM

 
Christopher J. Budny
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Terrific setup, Laurence; congratulations on your win!

9/24/2007 1:16:45 PM

 
Angela Azzinnaro
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CONGRATS Laurence!!!! GREAT JOB friend!!!!

9/24/2007 1:21:59 PM

 
anonymous 
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Congratulations Laurence on your awesome second place win! B-

9/24/2007 2:33:40 PM

 
Cyn D Valentine
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Fantstic image Laurence..big CONGRATULATIONS!!

9/24/2007 3:30:54 PM

 
Claudia Kuhn
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So well composed Laurence, congrats on your win!

9/24/2007 4:14:27 PM

 
Tom Andersen
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Congratulations on your win, my friend! Beautifully done!

9/24/2007 4:18:15 PM

 
Susan M. Hembree
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What a wonderful B/W, Laurence! Congratulations on your 2nd place winner!

9/24/2007 4:33:12 PM

 
Holly Shao
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Congratulations on your Win, Laurence!!

Holly

9/24/2007 4:48:50 PM

 
Su Sana E. P
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Congratulations on your Win, Laurence!!

9/24/2007 6:17:07 PM

 
Mary K. Robison
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What a well-deserved Win, Laurence!
CONGRATULATIONS to you!

9/24/2007 6:31:31 PM

 
Evy Johansen
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Big congratulations on your very beautiful win, Laurence!! So well deserved!

9/24/2007 6:34:15 PM

 
Kay E. Mahoney
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Congratulations on your second place winner.

9/24/2007 7:58:57 PM

 
Laurence Saliba
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Thanks so much everyone!!

9/24/2007 8:49:16 PM

 
Les Rhoades
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This is a wonderful image and truly worthy of a GOLD button. Creative....
Congratulations and best wishes for future success!
Les

9/24/2007 10:54:40 PM

 
Silvio Grech
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Well deserved, Laurence!!!! Great big congrats!!!

9/25/2007 12:37:32 AM

 
Nemil B. Chabebe
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I miss this one before, it si a great concept and very well done, anyway:
CONGRATULATIONS my friend.

9/25/2007 12:50:40 AM

 
Tarun Bose
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Big, big congrats Laurence for your second prize winner.

9/25/2007 4:11:06 AM

 
Susana Heide
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BRILLIANT!!!! Love the humor! Brought a smile to my face!!! Wonderful in b&w!Many CONGRATS Laurence on this fantastic WINNER!!!!

9/25/2007 7:16:40 AM

 
Carla Metzler
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Congratulations on your winning image, Laurence!

9/25/2007 7:46:29 AM

 
Laurence Saliba
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Thanks, thanks so much my dear friends!!!

9/25/2007 8:36:14 AM

 
Jill Flynn
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Terrific concept and presentation Laurence! Kudos for your CREATIVITY and thanks for the smile. Congratulations on your WIN!!!!

9/25/2007 8:54:09 AM

 
Patricia Ronan
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Congrats on your win with this great creative image Laurence:)

9/25/2007 2:56:31 PM

 
S P Mukherji
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A beautifully crafted still life Laurence a deserving winner!! Looks so stunning in BW!

9/25/2007 10:43:39 PM

 
Mary Dimitriw
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Brilliant!! Congratulations on your Winner!

9/26/2007 8:41:17 PM

 
Laurence Saliba
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Thanks so very much dear friends!!!

9/26/2007 8:59:17 PM

 
Pat Gamwell
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Back in May when I said I hoped it would be a winner...I didn't realize until now that you had re-submitted it! WoooHooo! WTG, Laurence! It is truly one of a kind and should be hung in a prominent place! Definitely my favorite!! CONGRATS!

9/27/2007 12:22:24 AM

 
Fax Sinclair
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Aloha Laurence, How did I miss this one? It is sooooo clever, funny and striking!
Congrats on your many wins and POTD's. You deserve heaps of praise! And your little phrase "If you're ever in Malta . . . " set off a nice fantasy trip for me!

9/27/2007 9:52:40 AM

 
LaRa Gamboa
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Very creative Laurence! Great job!!! Congrats!! :o)

9/28/2007 1:09:56 PM

 
Debra Booth
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Great shot, Laurence, and I love the humor! Congrats on your win!

9/29/2007 7:38:53 AM

 
Janine Russell
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Laurence, great tones, exposure and lighting; big congratulations on your Second Place Win!

9/29/2007 2:47:16 PM

 
Laurence Saliba
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Thanks Pat, Fax, LaRa, Debra and Janine!!!

9/29/2007 8:20:40 PM

 
Wally Orlowsky
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Belated congratulations on this eggsellent winner, Laurence!!!

10/5/2007 11:33:22 AM

 
Lori Carlson
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I've always loved this shot!! Congrats, my friend!! :0) (I've missed you...hope you're well)

10/6/2007 10:48:31 AM

 
ronda chatelle
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Well I can see why this was selected as a WINNER! OUTSTANDING work Laurence!

12/4/2007 5:10:45 PM

 
Marisol Pastor
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No wonder this is a winning photograph. It's great from a technical point of view (choice of B&W, composition, light), but also extremely creative. The title is great too. Congratulations.

2/17/2008 5:35:16 AM

 
Barbara Waldoch
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Terrific image, Laurence!

4/9/2008 5:07:41 PM

 
Faith E. Lohr
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I love the title and overall creativity with this image! Wonderful job. The lighting is lovely. Great idea!

5/12/2008 9:27:12 PM

 
Deborah Waddell

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When I saw this, only the pic showed up until I scrolled. Thought it was a cool pic from instant I saw it, and then, I saw the title. Hilarious. Love the double entendre'. deb

10/3/2008 6:11:40 AM

 
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