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Follow the Center Brick Road

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Follow the Center Brick Road
Follow the Center Brick Road
June 2007 Finalist


An alleyway in Old Sacramento.
(See original in comments)

(Nik Pro (midnight sepia); buzz; Filters Unlimited, & LOTS of layers)
© Pat Gamwell
Sony Cyber-shot DS...

 
  Alleyway
Alleyway
© Pat Gamwell
Sony Cyber-shot DS...
 
 
 
Pat Gamwell
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6/25/2007 1:34:01 AM

 
Dominick M. Dimacale
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Great work here Pat, love the effects you have used...Dominick


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6/25/2007 1:40:26 AM

 
Paul Michko
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Well done, Pat.


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6/25/2007 1:48:38 AM

 
Les Rhoades
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Your crative work on this image is something to behold. Very nice Pat!


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6/25/2007 1:50:29 AM

 
Su Sana E. P
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Pat, something so simple became a masterpiece with your artistic use of effects!! Iíve a lot to learn from you, dear friend.


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6/25/2007 1:55:53 AM

 
Barbara Waldoch
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Cool effects, Pat! They really bring this shot to life.


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6/25/2007 2:12:57 AM

 
Ray & Audrey Clarke
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Wonderful work Pat, lovely image!!!(R)


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6/25/2007 2:25:55 AM

 
Donald K. Cherry
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Lovely image and treatment, Pat.


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6/25/2007 2:29:30 AM

 
Paul E. Earl
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Terrific shot and effects, Pat!!


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6/25/2007 2:40:54 AM

 
William C. Raco
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Great color and textures, Pat
Very nicely done

Bill


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6/25/2007 2:57:15 AM

 
Pamela Shane
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I like the linear aspect to this image
Pat. I like the textures, & tones. :)


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6/25/2007 3:38:16 AM

 
Jim Huffield
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Very nice effects, Pat. Jim


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6/25/2007 3:40:18 AM

 
Glenn E. Urquhart
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Excellent eye and work... Like the tones, lines, lighting and contrast... Effects applied, enhance this Beautiful Composition, Pat!!! Well Done! Cheers, Glenn.


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6/25/2007 3:57:06 AM

 
Jeff W. Robinson
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Very well seen and captured Pat! Nice use of the filters! Jeff


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6/25/2007 3:59:53 AM

 
Chua Wee Boo
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Beautiful effects,Pat!


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6/25/2007 4:11:55 AM

 
Carla Metzler
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Wonderful color and effects, Pat!


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6/25/2007 4:17:14 AM

 
Nikki McDonald
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Very nice graphic design, Pat. I love the colors you were able to bring out/add with the filters. Very nice work.


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6/25/2007 5:58:22 AM

 

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Pat, love how you created and brought out the colors in this shot. Wonderful shades and rich tones.


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6/25/2007 9:10:28 AM

 
Dan J. Holm
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Another dynamic and VERY cool image, Pat!! Awesome perspective and treatment on this! I absolutely love it!


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6/25/2007 10:06:37 AM

 
Sharon K. King
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Terrific treatment Pat, it really give this image a great feel. It also pulls the eye right in!


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6/25/2007 11:48:00 AM

 
Emile Abbott
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Fantastic DD work on this image that just draws you in. Well done Pat.


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6/25/2007 12:11:24 PM

 
Patrick Rouzes
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Excellent perspective & outstanding effects here, Pat!!! Excellent work on this one!!!


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6/25/2007 6:05:41 PM

 
Allen O. Howard
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I love what you did to this Pat! The tones and effects are awesome! Another moody image out of brick!, Allen


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6/25/2007 7:17:32 PM

 
Stefania Barbier
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WOW Pat... GREAT GREAT effects!!!


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6/25/2007 11:42:30 PM

 
ronda chatelle
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Oh come on!!! This is MAGNIFICENT! How you have the patience to add all these effects amazes me! If I can't get it in a couple of tries I give up! Your tenacity REALLY pays off! SPECTACULAR SHOT! Did you know that a lot of the scenes from the movie "DREAM GIRLS" was filmed in Old Sacramento??


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6/26/2007 2:17:33 PM

 
ronda chatelle
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PS.....found in EFP!!!!!!


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6/26/2007 2:20:08 PM

 
Stefania Barbier
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congrats for EFP!!!


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6/26/2007 2:34:15 PM

 
John Caruso
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Great comp and great use of effects!


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6/28/2007 4:49:30 PM

 
Angela Pound  

I love what you have done here Pat. Great photo and effects.


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6/29/2007 7:22:20 AM

 
Les Rhoades
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Wonderful photo! Seen in Editor's First Pick's


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7/2/2007 7:26:37 AM

 
Bridgette B
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Wonderful work, Pat!! ;-)


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7/2/2007 7:31:16 AM

 
Peter Appelbaum
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I see what you mean Pat. Great minds for sure. Love what you did with this. Peter


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7/4/2007 5:22:20 AM

 
Jessica Jenney
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Congratulations, Pat on this terrific finalist image!


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7/24/2007 8:21:03 PM

 
Nikki McDonald
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Congratulations, Pat. I'll write off list :)


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7/24/2007 8:32:26 PM

 
Datha Y. Thompson
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CONGRATULATIONS PAT!!!! WTG :0)


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7/24/2007 8:36:03 PM

 
Jim D. Keever
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Congrats Pat!!


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7/24/2007 8:52:55 PM

 
Nancy (Peaches) Harker
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Congratulation's on your finalist,good luck in the next round !!! Peaches


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7/24/2007 8:57:50 PM

 
Dianna Hauf
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YES! How could I have missed this Pat! It is absolutely wonderful with great perspective and great effects!! Congratulations so much!


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7/24/2007 9:04:54 PM

 
Barbara Waldoch
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Congratulations on this beautiful finalist, Pat!


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7/24/2007 9:05:31 PM

 
Nadya Johnson
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A huge congratulations, Pat! Hope you have your internet!!


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7/24/2007 9:21:42 PM

 
Kathy L. Clark
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Congrats Pat on your awesome finalist.


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7/24/2007 10:06:25 PM

 
Brenda c. McFarland
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P-A-T GOOOOOOO PAT!!!!! Congrats on your finalist.


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7/24/2007 10:44:52 PM

 
Colleen Farrell
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Fantastic digital darkroom work, Pat--big congratulations on this finalist!


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7/24/2007 11:06:26 PM

 
Christine Czernin
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I must have missed that.
Big congrats,Pat.
Hope your connection is working again.


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7/24/2007 11:57:29 PM

 
Les Rhoades
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Congratulations on your Finalist. (We are side by side in the finals page)
Good Luck in the next round!


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7/25/2007 12:27:59 AM

 
Jenny Bosmans
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Congratulations on another wonderful finalist, Pat! :)


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7/25/2007 1:22:20 AM

 
Mary K. Robison
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Love the result of your PS work on this terrific finalist, Pat!
A big CONGRATULATIONS to you, my friend!Best of luck to you in the next round!


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7/25/2007 1:27:03 AM

 
Jill Odice
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Bet you are glad you got back online! :-) Congrats on a well earned finalist my friend!


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7/25/2007 1:42:23 AM

 
Margaret Sikora
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Way To Go Pat.I missed this in the 1st photo but Im sure glad it became a finalist ,the work that you have put into this wonderful shot was worth it.best of luck in the next round.


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7/25/2007 2:44:18 AM

 
Joannie M. Bertucci
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Great piece of art work Pat! A well deserved finalist!


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7/25/2007 3:10:39 AM

 
Husain Akhtar
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Big congratulations my friend!


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7/25/2007 3:43:22 AM

 
Katarina Mansson
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WTG Pat - congratulations and good luck next!


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7/25/2007 4:21:01 AM

 
Autum Rhoades
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Super finalist, Pat!!! Great work!


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7/25/2007 4:22:46 AM

 
Hendrik Storme
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Congratulations on your fantastic finalist!


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7/25/2007 4:30:11 AM

 
Peter Appelbaum
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Contrats, Pat. Well deserved finalist. Peter


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7/25/2007 5:13:42 AM

 
Sam Britt
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Congratulations, Pat!


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7/25/2007 6:53:55 AM

 
Kaye Burazin
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A hearty congrats and best of luck in the next round Pat.


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7/25/2007 6:58:46 AM

 
Chastity Abbott
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SUPER work!!! HUGE congrats!!!!!


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7/25/2007 7:08:03 AM

 
Christopher J. Budny
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What a transformation, Pat! Congratulations!


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7/25/2007 7:10:06 AM

 
Dr Silly
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Congrats Pat on your finalist. :O)


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7/25/2007 7:24:37 AM

 
Glenn E. Urquhart
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A Very Big Congratulations on your award, Pat!!! Well Deserved! Cheers, Glenn.


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7/25/2007 7:46:12 AM

 
Allen O. Howard
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Congratulations Pat!


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7/25/2007 8:09:32 AM

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


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7/25/2007 8:40:38 AM

 
eileen bedford
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Congratulations Pat, GREAT JOB....


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7/25/2007 9:07:47 AM

 
Mick Burkey
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Congrats, Pat, on another outstanding image. Good luck in the next round. Love the textures here.


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7/25/2007 9:21:33 AM

 
Terry L. Ellis
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Pat, congratulations on your wonderful finalist!


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7/25/2007 9:40:27 AM

 
Tarun Bose
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Congrats on your finalist, Pat.


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7/25/2007 10:19:48 AM

 
Bob Cournoyer
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Congrats, Pat!!

Bob


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7/25/2007 10:56:47 AM

 
Judyann Plante
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Pat, Congratulations on this outstanding finalist!

Judyann <><


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7/25/2007 11:04:37 AM

 
Dan J. Holm
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Woo Hoo!! CONGRATULATIONS, Pat! An awesome Finalist!


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7/25/2007 12:30:14 PM

 
Lani J
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Great design!! Congratulations, Pat! :)


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7/25/2007 2:53:06 PM

 
Donna LaMattino Pagakis
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Congratulations on your beautiful finalist win Pat!!


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7/25/2007 3:14:03 PM

 
Ken Smith
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Congratulations, Pat. Very well done!


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7/25/2007 6:09:14 PM

 
Renee Doyle
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Congratulations on this wonderful finalist Pat!!!


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7/25/2007 6:15:48 PM

 
Nemil B. Chabebe
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Congratulations!


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7/25/2007 8:55:56 PM

 
Cassie  L. Woodlee
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Congratulations Pat!!


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7/26/2007 4:36:52 AM

 
Carla Metzler
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Congratulations, Pat!


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7/26/2007 7:01:49 AM

 
Kristi A. Howson
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Excellent treatment for impact Pat. Congratulations on this wonderful Finalist!


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7/26/2007 6:55:46 PM

 
Emile Abbott
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Not suprised to see this awesome work again. Huge congratulations and well deserved Pat.


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7/27/2007 8:12:31 AM

 
Carol Teal
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Congrats on your finalist Pat! The transformation between the original and your entry is really amazing! Great use of effects!


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7/27/2007 2:13:45 PM

 
Marilyn K. Lincecum
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Congratulations again on a well deserved fianlist. Great PS work.

Hope you, Terry and Jill have a fantastic time in Bodie. :-)


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7/28/2007 12:05:43 AM

 
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