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© Donna La Mattino Pagakis

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Melinda F. Schneider level-classic 10/13/2010 10:13:27 AM

Terrific!! #1317130

Mary Timman 10/13/2010 10:56:32 AM

Fantastic color and perspective! #8964273

Jeff Robinson level-classic 10/13/2010 11:25:30 AM

Excellent color, depth and capture Donna! Jeff #8964315

Julianne Bradford level-classic 10/13/2010 2:10:04 PM

My pleasure Donna. Just like it's my pleasure to look at this great composition! Super low angle and great dof :-) #8964568

Ann H. Belus level-classic 10/14/2010 9:16:26 AM

Great perspective and POV, Donna! #8966414

Leslie McLain level-classic 10/17/2010 2:32:11 PM

Terrific perspective and colors, Donna. #8977375

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-classic 10/25/2010 8:52:59 AM

Thank you for all of your wonderful comments!

Take care,

Donna #8994599

Courtenay Vanderbilt 10/26/2010 3:49:19 AM

Perfect for the season and the theme, Donna! Congrats on your POTD! #8996333

Christopher Budny level-classic 10/26/2010 3:54:15 AM

Congratulations on this well-done POTD! #8996340

Michelle Alton level-classic 10/26/2010 3:56:42 AM

Pumpkin patch photography is not easy. You've made itlook so, Donna. Congratulations on this terrific POTD! #8996342

Anita Hogue 10/26/2010 4:13:18 AM

One of the best pumpkin patch captures I've seen! Congratulations for this wonderful POTD! #8996372

Anita Hogue 10/26/2010 4:13:28 AM

One of the best pumpkin patch captures I've seen! Congratulations for this wonderful POTD! #8996373

Nancyj E. Hovey level-classic 10/26/2010 4:15:09 AM

on your EFP, AND POTD! 8o) #8996375

Nikki McDonald level-classic 10/26/2010 4:15:28 AM

Well, it looks as if you made the right one -- decision, that is. Congratulations, Donna, for the POTD on this terrific capture -- perfect for the season. #8996377

Joy Rector 10/26/2010 4:17:07 AM

congrats on the POTD #8996379

Rick Clark 10/26/2010 4:19:38 AM

Congrats on POTD, great seasonal image! #8996389

Karen Engelbreth 10/26/2010 4:30:49 AM

A big congrats on your wonderful POTD, Donna... #8996415

Karen Engelbreth 10/26/2010 4:30:56 AM

A big congrats on your wonderful POTD, Donna... #8996416

Gary Sagnor 10/26/2010 4:31:17 AM

Congrats Donna!! #8996418

Dennis Behm 10/26/2010 4:37:21 AM

Congratulations on your POTD! #8996426

Tiia Vissak 10/26/2010 4:38:16 AM

Congratulations! #8996427

JO ANN CLEVELAND 10/26/2010 4:53:28 AM

Congrats Donna....looks like you got "low down" lol

Wonderful perspective....

jo ann c. #8996446

JO ANN CLEVELAND 10/26/2010 4:53:40 AM

Congrats Donna....looks like you got "low down" lol

Wonderful perspective....

jo ann c. #8996448

Kathleen S. Bower level-classic 10/26/2010 4:53:54 AM

Congrats Donna - well done! #8996449

Jessica Jenney level-classic 10/26/2010 5:03:26 AM

Congratulations on your terrific POTD, Donna! Love your POV! #8996471

Karen K. Givens 10/26/2010 5:06:05 AM

Congratulations Donna on your potd. Great pov. #8996479

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic 10/26/2010 5:09:13 AM

CONGRATZ on the POTD, Donna.

UB. #8996487

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic 10/26/2010 5:09:47 AM

CONGRATZ on the POTD, Donna.

UB. #8996488

Katarina Mansson 10/26/2010 5:15:46 AM

This is such a fabolous photo - I am sure this is not the last badge it will receive! Congratulations!
Love the colors, DOF, POV, shapes and details. #8996513

Katarina Mansson 10/26/2010 5:15:55 AM

This is such a fabolous photo - I am sure this is not the last badge it will receive! Congratulations!
Love the colors, DOF, POV, shapes and details. #8996514

Stefania Barbier level-classic 10/26/2010 5:22:00 AM

WTG Donna, huge congrats on your gorgeous POTD! #8996537

Kathy Cline level-classic 10/26/2010 5:47:59 AM

Good Morning Donna and what a wonderful surprise.
I LOVE when my favorite photo friends win an award!!
Killer pumpkin shot. I have to say California has the best pumpkin patches. MISS YOU Have a blessed day. #8996624

Mary Beth Aiello level-classic 10/26/2010 5:48:57 AM

Wowzer, these are some beauties. Huge congrats, Donna, on this gorgeous POTD. I think we will see this again. #8996627

Irene Colling level-classic 10/26/2010 6:02:20 AM

Your POV and composition makes this a wonderful and timely photo Donna. You skillfully captured the season in your excellent POTD. Congratulations. #8996647

Sharon F. Morris 10/26/2010 6:02:50 AM

Congrats Donna on your gorgeous POTD.
Very festive love the POV. #8996650

Stephanie Laird level-classic 10/26/2010 6:08:09 AM

Very nice Donna! Congratulations! #8996658

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-classic 10/26/2010 6:32:33 AM

What a nice surprise!! It is a pleasure to hear from all of you- THANK YOU!!!

Wishing you a wonderful day and HAPPY HALLOWEEN!!!

Take care,

Donna #8996676

Phyllis H. Burchett 10/26/2010 6:33:04 AM

Great title too! Congrats on your POTD Donna! #8996677

Datha Y. Thompson 10/26/2010 6:33:32 AM

Wonderful POTD!!!!!!!! LOVE it my friend :) #8996678

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna 10/26/2010 6:43:03 AM

WTG on your POTD, Donna! :-) k #8996696

ashley nicholas level-classic 10/26/2010 6:47:39 AM

Congatulations Donna, great photo!! #8996709

Ann H. Belus level-classic 10/26/2010 6:54:35 AM


Ann H. Belus level-classic 10/26/2010 7:10:10 AM

A big congrats to you Donna on your POTD award. Great capture and great win.

Brian #8996752

Karen E. Baumann level-classic 10/26/2010 7:11:56 AM

This is a great image, so perfect for this season! Congratulations on your POTD! #8996755

Joy Rector level-classic 10/26/2010 7:20:29 AM

congrats on the POTD #8996791

Sheri Camarda level-classic 10/26/2010 7:56:53 AM

Great creative seasonal capture Donna, congratulations on your POTD!!! #8996883

Stan Kwasniowski level-classic 10/26/2010 8:08:45 AM

Donna, congratulations #8996918

Hendrik Storme level-classic 10/26/2010 8:12:50 AM

Congratulations on your great POTD #8996930

Daniella Puente level-classic 10/26/2010 8:14:38 AM

Congratulations Donna, this is a GREAT photo!!! #8996932

Jean E. Hildebrant level-classic 10/26/2010 8:36:39 AM

Donna, I was so happy to see this as the POTD this morning! Great shot! Congrat's! #8996980

Anne McKinnell level-classic 10/26/2010 8:40:48 AM

Great POTD Donna, congratulations! #8996986

Sabrina Ryan level-classic 10/26/2010 9:06:21 AM

Congratulations on this excellent POTD, Donna! Great pov, color and detail! #8997047

Shirley A. Kinney level-classic 10/26/2010 9:59:09 AM

Super capture, Donna. Congrats on your POTD. #8997112

Steve M. Harrington level-classic 10/26/2010 10:09:26 AM

The Great Pumpkin with attitude! :) Nice POTD, Donna. Good on you.
Steve #8997131

Jill Odice level-classic 10/26/2010 10:44:39 AM

Fantastic!Congrats on your POTD! Miss you and hope you make it up our way one of these days! #8997159

Darryl Wilkinson 10/26/2010 10:50:39 AM

Excellent photo, Donna! Congratulations to you! #8997168

Leslie McLain level-classic 10/26/2010 11:04:55 AM

Terrific capture, Donna. Congrats on your POTD. #8997184

Maria Coulson 10/26/2010 11:05:53 AM

Love it! Wonderful POV. Congratulations!! #8997185

Clyde P. Smith 10/26/2010 11:16:25 AM

Congratulations on your POTD Donna. Great DOF. #8997197

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-classic 10/26/2010 11:17:06 AM

Thanks again to each of you!!!

Take care,

Donna #8997198

Dr Silly 10/26/2010 12:57:06 PM

Donna congratulations on your wonderful POTD. :O) #8997419

Mitch Spence level-classic 10/26/2010 1:50:04 PM

Congratulations, Donna, on your great vantage point in capturing this multitude of pumpkins and on your POTD. #8997485

Stephen Zacker 10/26/2010 2:04:20 PM

Like the way they go on and on. Congratulations #8997526

Maria Morrow 10/26/2010 2:08:34 PM

Great vantage point, Donna.. Congratulations on this excellent POTD! #8997535

Jeff Robinson level-classic 10/26/2010 2:25:58 PM

Congrats Donna on your Fantastic POTD!! Jeff #8997556

Melinda F. Schneider level-classic 10/26/2010 4:09:00 PM

Yippee!!!! #8997723

Deborah C. Lewinson level-classic 10/26/2010 4:12:44 PM

Congrats, Donna, on this fabulous POTD!!!

Debby #8997726

Ken Smith level-classic 10/26/2010 5:33:43 PM

Love your perspective, Donna...congrats on this super POTD!! #8997867

Amanda D. Austwick level-classic 10/26/2010 6:20:08 PM

Love your POV Donna, CONGRATULATIONS on your POTD!!! #8997978

Graeme yew Chow level-classic 10/26/2010 6:21:47 PM

Donna, congratulations ! on your POTD winner. Great perspective. #8997983

Evy Johansen level-classic 10/26/2010 8:05:20 PM

Wonderful image, Donna!! Big congratulations on your POTD! #8998180

Carolyn McIntosh 10/26/2010 10:20:52 PM

Donna . .. great photo . .. . congratulations #8998261

Cesar J. La Rosa 10/26/2010 10:45:48 PM

Congratulations on this wonderful and well-deserved POTD, Donna!!! Excellent POV!!!
Cesar #8998265

Robert K. Bemus 10/26/2010 11:37:37 PM

Great MT comp and color...congratulations on your POTD, Donna!! #8998289

Cindy Bendush level-classic 10/27/2010 12:51:59 AM

Great image and title Donna! Congrats on your POTD! #8998351

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-classic 10/27/2010 2:08:19 AM

Thanks again to each of you!

Have a Happy Halloween!!

Donna #8998393

Debra R. Harder 10/27/2010 7:31:40 AM

WTG, Donna!! This is such a FABULOUS image!! Love your POV, colors, details and comp. HUGE CONGRATULATIONS on your OUTSTANDING POTD!! Deb #8999171

Cathy Barrows 10/27/2010 8:35:07 AM

congrats on your POTD...wonderful pumpkin pic #8999301

Richard D. Love 10/27/2010 8:54:01 AM

Congratulations, Donna. Wonderful colors and textures. Well done.

Rick #8999335

Linda Blair 10/27/2010 9:31:01 AM

Congratulations on your beautiful POTD!!!! #8999406

Nancy (Peaches) Harker 10/27/2010 11:23:32 AM

Awesome Donna, HUGE CONGRATS on you BEAUTIFUL POTD!!! #8999543

Julianne Bradford 10/27/2010 3:28:27 PM

Awesome POTD Donna!! WTG!!! I'm so glad we were able to go here :-) #8999932

Alex T. Mizuno 10/28/2010 3:27:45 PM

Terrific comp, Donna! Big Congratulations on your beautiful POTD!!! #9002241

Mary K. Robison 10/29/2010 3:41:52 AM

Congratulations on your seasonally beautiful POTD, Donna! #9002928

Lindley Johnson level-classic 10/29/2010 2:55:26 PM

Excellent POV, composition, color, and DOF, Donna! Big congratulations on your wonderful POTD! #9003825

Giancarlo Bisone 10/30/2010 9:22:38 AM

This is a stunning photo that well deserves the POTD.
Great job! Ciao, Giancarlo #9004891

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-classic 11/1/2010 7:45:58 AM

Thank you for all of your incredible comments and congratulatory wishes! I am deeply honored!!!

Take care,

Donna #9008310

Marisol Pastor 11/3/2010 12:17:28 PM

Fantastic POTD! Great color and pov. #9012445

Julianne Bradford 10/28/2012 9:19:18 PM

I'm so glad your terrific talent is recognised Donna! This is gorgeous! #10388839

Renee Doyle level-classic 10/29/2012 1:08:11 AM

So cool!! Congratulations Donna!! #10389250

Katarina Mansson 10/29/2012 4:59:17 AM

Superb repetition and composition! Congratulations on all your successful finalists this month Donna! #10389679

Naomi Weiser 10/29/2012 11:16:56 AM

great pov, congrats! #10391280

Michele Peterson level-classic 10/29/2012 11:17:05 AM

Congratulations again!!! #10391282

Carol L. Fowler 10/29/2012 11:43:55 AM

Congrats! #10391465

Nancyj E. Hovey level-classic 10/29/2012 12:16:10 PM

on your very deserving FINALIST!
and on your POTD! 8o) #10391653

Emile Abbott level-classic 10/29/2012 12:54:00 PM

Congratulation Donna on both POTD and Finalist. #10391803

Errick L. Cameron level-classic 10/29/2012 2:24:46 PM

Nice work Donna! Congratuations on this superb fianlist! #10392231

Nikki McDonald level-classic 10/29/2012 2:36:31 PM

Wonderful color, detail and perspective, Donna. Congratulations on the POTD and finalist and good luck in the next round. #10392288

Kathy Cline level-classic 10/29/2012 3:17:23 PM

Im hoping to plant pumkins in my garden next year.

Carla Capra level-classic 10/29/2012 4:27:29 PM

Wonderful havest image.
Congrats. #10392709

Leslie McLain level-classic 10/29/2012 5:59:23 PM

Congrats on a beautiful finalist, Donna. #10393149

Ken Smith level-classic 10/30/2012 5:13:58 AM

A good idea to resubmit..congrats on this super shot, Donna! #10394095

Stefania Barbier level-classic 10/30/2012 12:24:14 PM

gorgeous winner, congratulations!!! #10394837

Monnie Ryan level-classic 10/30/2012 12:41:45 PM

WTG, Donna! Congratulations! #10394890

Michele Peterson level-classic 10/30/2012 1:09:12 PM

Congratulations Donna!!! #10395011

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-classic 10/30/2012 1:14:14 PM

Wow, how exciting!!! Thank you for all of your congratulatory wishes and great comments!! Thank you to the BP judges. And most all, I would like to thank my PG 101 friends. If it were not for them, I may never have entered this photograph, into the contest.

Take care all!!!

Donna #10395037

Emile Abbott level-classic 10/30/2012 2:35:26 PM

Congratulations all the way to the gold. Well deserved Donna. #10395296

Kathy Cline level-classic 10/30/2012 2:41:43 PM

So happy for you girl friend!
xoxo #10395315

Julianne Bradford level-classic 10/30/2012 3:00:42 PM

Congratulations Girlfriend!! :-) Who-o-o! #10395390

Phyllis H. Burchett level-classic 10/30/2012 3:16:30 PM

BIG congrats Donna!!! #10395449

Chuck Bruton level-classic 10/30/2012 3:17:51 PM

Double congratulations 101 member ! #10395462

Rona L. Schwarz 10/30/2012 3:23:17 PM

What a wonderful seasonal image, Donna! I just love this POV, color, and composition! Huge Congratulations on this Gold Winner! #10395496

Renee Doyle level-classic 10/30/2012 3:47:38 PM

Congratulations Donna on this excellent winner!! #10395598

Carol L. Fowler 10/30/2012 3:48:47 PM

Congrats! WTG! #10395605

Colette M. Metcalf 10/30/2012 4:03:01 PM

CONGRATS to you!!!! #10395673

Linda D. Lester level-classic 10/30/2012 4:22:48 PM

Love this Donna....Congratulations! #10395735

Sharon Sawyer level-classic 10/30/2012 4:31:41 PM

Donna, HUGE congratulations on your outstanding & well deserved POTD & Second Place Winner!!! #10395779

Patti Coblentz level-classic 10/30/2012 5:26:45 PM

I just knew this was detained or old, Donna...big congratulations on your win! #10395945

Leslie McLain level-classic 10/30/2012 5:39:42 PM

Congrats on a beautiful finalist, Donna. #10396004

Alex T. Mizuno 10/31/2012 12:28:27 AM

Great perspective of the seasonal image! Congratulations on your win Donna!! #10396575

Ken Smith level-classic 10/31/2012 3:58:24 AM

Super, Donna...congrats on the gold!! #10396794

Debra R. Harder 10/31/2012 8:19:20 AM

This is so fabulous, Donna! Huge congratulations on your BRILLIANT GOLD WINNER!! #10397200

Erica Murphy level-classic 10/31/2012 9:56:29 AM

Big congrats on this wonderful winner Donna! #10397389

Claudia Kuhn level-classic 10/31/2012 3:37:27 PM

Congrats on your winner! #10397888

ALLEN O. HOWARD 10/31/2012 3:42:57 PM

Niiiiiice! Congratulations Donna! #10397899

David Phalen level-classic 10/31/2012 5:27:02 PM

BIG Congrats on your Winner!! #10398095

Kathy Salerni level-classic 11/1/2012 9:10:40 AM

Congratulations on your winning Gold, Donna! #10399218

Monika Sapek level-classic 11/1/2012 11:37:38 AM

Congratulation on your Second Place Win, Donna! #10399480

Barbara Waldoch level-classic 11/1/2012 6:29:11 PM

Congratulations, Donna! #10400210

Carmody Baker 11/1/2012 6:45:26 PM

Great job, congratulations Donna! #10400231

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-classic 11/1/2012 7:29:27 PM

Thanks again to each and every one of you!!

Take care,

Donna #10400261

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic 11/2/2012 2:13:09 AM

Good to see this with another Gold badge, WTG, Donna!

UB. #10400410

Nina Shields level-classic 11/2/2012 6:04:16 AM

Donna, congratulations on an awesome image, definitely worthy of numerous accolades; outstanding! #10400672

Merna L. Nobile 11/2/2012 4:17:24 PM

Receiving an award from Better Photo is just like unwrapping a gift, the thrill is always the same! It is also exciting to be able to send my personal congratulations to each and every one of you and I look forward to seeing the gold though out the galleries. Merna #10401336

JO ANN CLEVELAND 11/6/2012 8:34:25 AM

Big congratulations on your awesome 2nd Place Gold Winner Donna... I really love the great clarity and perspective!

jo ann c.

Ann H. Belus level-classic 11/12/2012 8:36:30 PM

Congratulations on this superb winner, Donna! #10416422

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Thank you Doc, Datha and Melinda for your encouraging words. I decided to go with the majority vote!

Thanks again Julianne for joining me on this Pumpkin Patch adventure!!!

Exif: F Number: 5, Exposure Bias Value: 0.33, ExposureTime: 1/800 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 200, White balance: Manual white balance, FocalLength: 50.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS DIGITAL REBEL XSi

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