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Catherine Hill Bay

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Catherine Hill Bay
Catherine Hill Bay
Coal Jetty commenced being built back in 1873, some 6 years after the schooner Catherine Hill ran aground, thus giving this bay its name.
Captured last weekend during a photo shoot with my brother.
1/160th f8.0 ISO-100

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Kr Waleed
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    Excellent composition. lovely shot.


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4/16/2008 1:18:55 PM

 
Nancy (Peaches) Harker
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Awsome capture John!!! Love the touch of sky!!!


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4/16/2008 1:26:49 PM

 
Susie Peek-Swint
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I love the composition and detail John ~ looks like an interesting place to visit.. great shot and background info!


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4/16/2008 1:36:02 PM

 
Hendrik Storme
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Wonderful warm colors and perspective! Great shot John!!!


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4/16/2008 1:52:54 PM

 
Carol Sawyer
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Another one of your outstanding captures, John!! Fantastic composition, POV and beautiful colors!!


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4/16/2008 2:09:50 PM

 
Brett Dolsen
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Fantastic composition,POV,colours and lighting John!!
Brett


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4/16/2008 2:22:15 PM

 
Margaret R. Barry
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Fantastic capture, John. Great composition, colors and lighting!


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4/16/2008 2:28:08 PM

 
Stan Kwasniowski
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John, what a great shot and historical story


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4/16/2008 3:33:53 PM

 
Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna
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And there is the place he was sitting for yesterday image!!!!! COOL, John!!!! This is a fantastic image with awesome colors and composition!!!!! ♫ k


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4/16/2008 3:33:57 PM

 
Barbara Waldoch
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Terrific pov, John!


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4/16/2008 4:38:15 PM

 
David Phalen
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Love it!! Excellent comp, color and details!!!


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4/16/2008 5:43:17 PM

 
Claudia Kuhn
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Love your perspective and color John!


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4/16/2008 5:50:55 PM

 
Bobby Ray Goodman
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Excellent capture,John.Wonderful comp and color!!!!!!!


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4/16/2008 6:18:40 PM

 
Renee Doyle
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Excellent pov and composition John!!! Wonderful detai and depth!


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4/16/2008 6:30:31 PM

 
Michelle Alton
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Ever so cool! This is marvelous!
Michelle


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4/16/2008 6:52:47 PM

 
Ronald F. Fischer
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Fantastic capture, John!!


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4/16/2008 8:24:01 PM

 
Ellen Hodges
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Love the comp and color on this image, John!!


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4/16/2008 8:59:30 PM

 
Paul E. Earl
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Fantastic image, John! A great pov and composition.


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4/16/2008 9:02:13 PM

 
Avril Young
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wow John what an outstanding photo, realy like the way you took it from under the bridge...lovely warm colour..
fab composition...


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4/16/2008 9:06:59 PM

 
Carolyn J. Connolly
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I like the composition, colours and tones in this one John. Very well taken.

Phil


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4/16/2008 10:40:02 PM

 
Stefania Barbier
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amazing comp, lines and capture!


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4/17/2008 12:31:36 AM

 
Manuel Barrera
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This are gorgeous colors, John, plus excellent composition.


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4/17/2008 2:18:25 AM

 
Bill Wyatt
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Wow I love the lines, textures and colors. Excellent pov as well! Great work!


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4/17/2008 3:13:10 AM

 
Ray Thoms
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Excellent John...like the lines and curves with all the detail!


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4/17/2008 4:45:01 AM

 
Jennifer L. Taranto
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I LOVE your perspective!! Beautiful tones & lines!! Looks like you had a great shoot!!


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4/17/2008 7:00:07 AM

 
Karen Engelbreth
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WOW - fantastic POV and capture, John!


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4/17/2008 9:40:38 AM

 
Nina Shields
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John, great capture of a fascinating subject; love the perspective and composition, further enhanced by great color; well done!


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4/17/2008 9:54:52 AM

 
John Connolly
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Thank you all for your kind, encouraging comments, they are appreciated.


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4/17/2008 1:15:15 PM

 
Reynaldo D. Reyes
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Great perspective and composition on this one. It invites the viewer to look and explore, wonderful subtle tones.


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4/17/2008 6:51:02 PM

 
Nancy L. Green
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Wonderful tones and lighting John, this is interesting and beautifully done!1 <><


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4/17/2008 7:45:46 PM

 
Allen O. Howard
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Bleeeeeeew me away my friend! Colors, details, composition all are excellent!!!!!!!!!!


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4/17/2008 8:55:13 PM

 
Judy A. Lawhon
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FANTASTIC, John!!


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4/18/2008 12:54:11 PM

 
John Connolly
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Thank you Reynaldo, Nancy, Allen and Judy for taking the time to comment on this image, I really appreciate it!


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4/18/2008 3:12:05 PM

 
Sheryl A. Hudson
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Great capture John! I love the interesting lines and lighting!!!


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4/18/2008 8:35:59 PM

 
Manuel Barrera
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I noticed the ep on this one and the latter one, the judge has a good eye, let us hope we see them again


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4/19/2008 2:50:55 AM

 
John Connolly
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Thank's so much Sheryl and Manuel for you kind input here, I do appreciate it.


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4/19/2008 3:29:05 PM

 
Cassie  L. Woodlee
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WOW LOVE THE COMP on this outstandingly well seen capture John, the detail, lighting and color is awesome. AMAZING capture my friend!!!!


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4/19/2008 3:29:34 PM

 
John Connolly
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Thank you Cassie, I appreciate your encouraging comments.


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4/19/2008 3:45:43 PM

 
Tiia Vissak
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a great shot!


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4/20/2008 1:22:15 PM

 
Tony Ebben
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Good shot here John. I haven't been down that way for years, I use to deliver props for the mines down that way. Another place to add on my list to visit.


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4/20/2008 1:44:47 PM

 
Vladan D. Djordjevic
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This is a very interesting photo with great composition, color, lighting, textures, super subjects.


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4/20/2008 3:44:07 PM

 
John Connolly
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Thank you Tiia, Tony and Vladan for your kind remarks!


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4/20/2008 4:42:53 PM

 
paola A. Jofre
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Stunning Image John!!! It has a surreal feel to it. Great lighting and detail, love the perspective and composition.
hmmm....you know this reminds me of the computer game called myst(hope I spelled that right :) ) Very cool John!!


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4/21/2008 8:47:50 AM

 
Carla Metzler
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Love this!


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4/21/2008 8:49:36 AM

 
John Connolly
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Thank you so much Paola and Carla for your support and encouraging comments!


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4/21/2008 4:15:18 PM

 
Nemil B. Chabebe
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What a great shot, love the colors and the light/shadows, a great POV.


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4/25/2008 1:20:10 AM

 
John Connolly
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Thanks a lot Nemil, I appreciate you dropping by and your kind comment!


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4/25/2008 3:36:02 PM

 
Mick Burkey
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Outstanding POV, John. Love the use of the leading lines.


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5/8/2008 2:04:19 PM

 
John Connolly
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Thanks Mick, good to hear from you again, hope you have been keeping well!


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5/8/2008 3:14:21 PM

 
Stefania Barbier
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congrats on your finalist!!!!!


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5/19/2008 10:42:13 AM

 
Margaret R. Barry
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Congratulations on this fantastic finalist, John!


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5/19/2008 10:43:21 AM

 
Carol Sawyer
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Congratulations on your finalists!!!


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5/19/2008 11:37:34 AM

 
Tiia Vissak
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Congratulations!


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5/19/2008 1:35:17 PM

 
Patricia Ronan
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Congratulations on your finalist with this lovely image John:)


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5/19/2008 4:15:39 PM

 
Bobby Ray Goodman
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A big congratulations,John!!!!


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5/19/2008 5:31:20 PM

 
paola A. Jofre
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Congratulations John!!! :) well deserved!! :)


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5/19/2008 6:58:16 PM

 
David Phalen
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Congratulations John!!


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5/19/2008 7:05:48 PM

 
Kathy L. Clark
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Congratulations John on your awesome finalist. WTG....


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5/19/2008 8:35:23 PM

 
Stan Kwasniowski
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John, a BIG congratulations


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5/19/2008 8:51:40 PM

 
Kristi A. Howson
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Congratulations on this wonderful Finalist John. Fantastic shot!


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5/19/2008 9:15:15 PM

 
Barbara Waldoch
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Congratulations on this gorgeous finalist, John, WTG!


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5/20/2008 12:54:25 AM

 
chris jones
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Congratulations John on this wonderful Finalist Well deserved
Chris


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5/20/2008 2:06:54 AM

 
Vladan D. Djordjevic
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Congratulations on this fantastic finalist, John!


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5/20/2008 7:02:56 AM

 
Jennifer L. Taranto
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Big congrats!!


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5/20/2008 8:13:38 AM

 
John Connolly
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Thank you all for your support and encouraging comments, they are appreciated.


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5/20/2008 3:22:34 PM

 
Deb Koskovich
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Way to go, John! Congrats on this knockout finalist!


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5/20/2008 3:27:15 PM

 
John Connolly
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Thanks a lot Deb, I value your input here.


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5/20/2008 4:18:36 PM

 
Allen O. Howard
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Way to go John!!! X2!


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5/20/2008 9:55:21 PM

 
John Connolly
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Thanks Allen, I appreciate you dropping by!


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5/20/2008 10:40:01 PM

 
Lynne Morris
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Huge congratulations on this fantastic finalist John, great work.


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5/20/2008 10:41:52 PM

 
Emiel Van Hemelrijck  

congratulation with your finalits John


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5/21/2008 11:20:13 AM

 
John Connolly
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Thank you so much Lynne and Emiel for your kind remarks, I do appreciate them.


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5/21/2008 3:33:41 PM

 
Nancy (Peaches) Harker
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Huge congrats on this awsome finalist John WTG!!!


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5/21/2008 4:18:02 PM

 
John Connolly
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Thank's a lot Peaches, I appreciate your effort typing your responce!


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5/21/2008 4:22:35 PM

 
MELODIE C. ROBERTS
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HEY JOHN!!!!
This Is Awesome!!!
Congratulations On Ths Fantastic Finalist!!!


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5/21/2008 4:43:00 PM

 
John Connolly
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Thank you so much Melodie for your kind remarks, I do appreciate them.


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5/21/2008 5:57:37 PM

 
Eivor Kuchta
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Congratulations on your finalist, John! A great composition, with interesting lines, wonderful colors and perfect clarity! Great find!


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5/22/2008 7:39:35 AM

 
John Connolly
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Thank you Eivor for your kind comment, I appreciate it!


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5/22/2008 3:30:00 PM

 
Emile Abbott
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Love the lines and elements of design, lighting, perspective and composition quality to this capture. Oh yes congrats my friend on another finalist.


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5/22/2008 4:41:20 PM

 
John Connolly
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Thanks so much Emile! I value your input here!
Hope you are well on the way to a full recovery!


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5/22/2008 8:08:12 PM

 
Ross Throndson
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Belated Congratulations on this Fantastic Finalist, John.....Love your Presentation here!! :-)


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5/23/2008 7:10:07 AM

 
Beverley Scott
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Great composition John, with lead-in lines and lots to hold the interest. Congratulations.


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5/23/2008 7:12:18 AM

 
John Connolly
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Thank you Ross and Beverley, I appreciate your kind remarks!


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5/23/2008 3:14:47 PM

 
Cassie  L. Woodlee
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WTG John, CONGRATS!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!


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5/25/2008 6:12:16 AM

 
John Connolly
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Thanks so much Cassie, I appreciate your input here!


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5/25/2008 3:16:38 PM

 
Carolyn J. Connolly
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This is a WONDERFUL image, John...and SO-O deserving of it's Finalist recognition, too!! B-I-G congratulations, bro-in-law!! The colours, lighting, point of view, details, textures AND composition here all are SUPERB!! :o)


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5/25/2008 10:54:57 PM

 
John Connolly
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Thanks a lot Carolyn, I appreciate your comment!


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5/26/2008 3:21:24 PM

 
Amalia Sylvia Ms Arriaga Salinas
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Big Congratulations on your finalist John!,
Amalia


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5/28/2008 11:22:10 AM

 
John Connolly
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Thanks Amamlia, welcome back home!


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5/28/2008 3:00:56 PM

 
Hendrik Storme
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Great finalist,big congrats,John!!!!!!!!


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5/30/2008 11:19:51 PM

 
John Connolly
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Thanks a lot Hendrik, I appreciate you dropping by!


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5/31/2008 3:31:49 PM

 
Bambi L. Dingman
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I love this series, and especially love your pov on this one. Beautiful!


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6/1/2008 2:12:16 PM

 
John Connolly
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Many thanks Bambi, I really value your comment on this one!


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6/1/2008 4:01:11 PM

 
Muriel Jackson
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Brilliant finalist John - hope Phil was just as successful!


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6/5/2008 7:25:48 AM

 
John Connolly
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Thanks a lot Kate, Phil has not entered many of his shots yet, he just needs time!


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6/5/2008 3:33:09 PM

 
Dale Hardin
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Congratulations on the finalist award, John. Excellent POV and outstanding image. Dale


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6/5/2008 4:59:01 PM

 
John Connolly
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Thanks so much Dale, I appreciate you dropping by and your kind comment!


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6/6/2008 4:26:48 PM

 
Nancy (Peaches) Harker
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HUGE Congrat's on your finalist!!!


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6/12/2008 12:29:53 PM

 
John Connolly
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Thanks a lot Peaches, I appreciate you dropping by!


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