Debra R. Harder 3/21/2011 9:09:54 AM

This is an amazing image, Henry!! Love the selective focus, tones and lighting. Simply brilliant!! Huge congratulations on your outstanding finalist! Deb #1362774

Usman M. Bajwa 3/21/2011 9:29:18 AM

CONGRATZ on the Finalist!!!

UB. #9305285

Henry Jr. R. Doctolero 3/21/2011 9:39:13 AM

Thanks a lot Debra and Usman :D #9305328

Merna L. Nobile 3/21/2011 12:14:53 PM

Yes, you heard right! Congratulations you are a winner! Merna #9305720

Henry Jr. R. Doctolero 3/22/2011 4:12:27 AM

:) thanks Madam Merna :) I wish so. #9307883

Nancyj E. Hovey 3/22/2011 5:26:12 PM

on your very deserving WINNER! 8o) #9310047

Patti Coblentz 3/22/2011 5:55:18 PM

A very powerful and evocative image, Henry...congratulations on your 1st place win! #9310315

Phyllis H. Burchett 3/22/2011 6:06:37 PM

Congrats on your fantastic winner!!! #9310421

Henry Jr. R. Doctolero 3/22/2011 6:22:54 PM

WOW THANK YOU SO MUCH TO ALL WHO BELIEVED ON MY PHOTO :) It's my first time to win this huge contest. Thanks to all comments and I do really appreciate it.
Have a great day to all and God bless:)

Tears of joy,
duke #9310560

Ellen Hodges 3/22/2011 7:59:48 PM

Huge congrats on a superb winner, Henry!!! #9310933

Denny E. Barnes 3/22/2011 9:55:05 PM

Outstanding, Henry!! Congratulations on your wonderful First Place Win!! #9311063

Mary K. Robison 3/22/2011 11:51:40 PM

A touching close-up, Henry ~
Congratulations on your well earned First Place Winner! #9311164

Renee Doyle 3/23/2011 1:25:01 AM

Superb capture Henry!!! Congratulations on this wonderful winner!! #9311296

Henry Jr. R. Doctolero 3/23/2011 2:20:45 AM

Huge Thank yous Madam Ellen,Sir Denny, Madam Mary and Madam Renee :)
Your works inspires me a lot without your great works I may lazy :) Thanks again and have a great day to all of you

With respect,
dukeHenry #9311364

Usman M. Bajwa 3/23/2011 4:35:41 AM

Good to see this win the First place Gold, a fab image, duke. CONGRATZ!!! I am sure this is a first of many more to come!

UB. #9311640

Debra R. Harder 3/23/2011 8:56:18 AM

I knew this was a winner when I first saw this amazing image, Henry! Huge congratulations on your FIRST PLACE WINNER! Deb #9312440

Henry Jr. R. Doctolero 3/23/2011 9:22:35 AM

Thank you Sir Usman I hope and wish more to come :) I don't even know what and how to used the prize :)

Thanks Miss Debra :)wow I was touched by your comment.Thank you #9312498

Terry Cervi 3/23/2011 12:10:09 PM

Beautifully taken, Henry! Congrats on your well deserved First Place win!! #9312712

Henry Jr. R. Doctolero 3/24/2011 2:03:24 AM

Thanks a lot Madam Terry :D
Congrats also to your win :) #9313829

Karen Celella 3/24/2011 7:27:36 AM

Congratulations on your spectacular first place winner, Henry! #9314414

Lydia Williams 3/24/2011 10:34:41 AM

Hello Henry, This is a beautiful image. You caught the details in the ring and I do hope to see more of your work. Congratulations on this special gold medal winner! #9314701

Henry Jr. R. Doctolero 3/25/2011 9:50:19 AM

:) thanks a lot Miss Karen and Miss Lydia for you wonderful words. Have a nice day for the both of you :D #9316834

Eric Highfield 4/3/2011 2:59:32 PM

Wonderful & detail and superb B&W processing! Congrats on your win! #9332670

Henry Jr. R. Doctolero 4/4/2011 6:28:48 AM

Thank you so much Sir Eric :)
I'm so honored to have a compliments from a professional photographer like you.
Have a great day Sir :D #9333705

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BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest FIRST PLACE Winner

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