A New Day in Venice

© Patricia A. Coblentz

A New Day in Venice

Christopher J. Budny Student 5/1/2012 7:12:07 PM

So pretty, Patty; I love the tones in the sky, and that gorgeous blue fabric. #1460129

Patricia A. Coblentz 5/1/2012 7:36:24 PM

Thank you, Chris! #10116813

Tammy Espino 5/1/2012 8:04:39 PM

Congrats on your finalist! :) #10116854

Carol Flisak 5/1/2012 8:12:23 PM

Lovely image, Patty... love the light and clarity! Congrats on your finalist! #10116883

Thomas E. Hinds 5/1/2012 9:07:30 PM

Big congratulations, Patti! Beautiful Finalist! #10117210

Stefania Barbier 5/1/2012 10:18:12 PM

congratulations on your wonderful finalist Patti!!! #10117293

Maria Coulson 5/2/2012 12:03:51 AM

Congratulations Patricia! Good luck in the next round. #10117394

Usman M. Bajwa 5/2/2012 1:01:59 AM

Huge CONGRATZ Patti on this terrific Finalist, good luck up next!

UB. #10117456

Danny B. Head 5/2/2012 3:34:24 AM

I really like the steps in the foreground! Congrats! #10117675

Tammy M. Anderson 5/2/2012 3:40:16 AM

Congrats on your beautiful finalist. #10117687

Nikki McDonald 5/2/2012 4:18:41 AM

This is just beautiful, Patti, and not at all surprising to see it as a finalist. The colors are lovely and the scene inviting. Congratulations and good luck in the next round. #10117792

Katarina Mansson 5/2/2012 4:23:40 AM

Such a abeautiful view and capture - congratulation on your finalist Patti! #10117811

Leslie McLain 5/2/2012 4:44:58 AM

Congrats on a beautiful finalist, Patti. #10117898

Christopher J. Budny 5/2/2012 5:16:48 AM

Ah, and now another chance to view it and congratulate you! #10118008

John Rivera 5/2/2012 5:43:48 AM

Congrats on this beautiful finalist! #10118066

Lorna Shutter 5/2/2012 7:30:11 AM

Wow!!! Absolutely STUNNING, Patti!!! CONGRATULATIONS on your Finalist Award!!!!! Good luck in the next round!!! :)
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Bojan Bencic 5/2/2012 8:08:17 AM

Beautiful photo, Patricia. Congratulations on your finalist. #10118656

Emile Abbott 5/2/2012 8:14:39 AM

Don't know how I missed this one Patti. Awesome and congrats on stunning finalist. #10118689

Bunny Snow 5/2/2012 8:23:22 AM

Beautiful lighting and composition, Patti. How I miss Venice, and how well your captured its essence. Congratulations on your beautiful finalist, Patti!!! #10118727

Daniella Puente 5/2/2012 8:50:19 AM

Congratulations on this wonderful capture Patti, love it! #10118847

frank w. degenhardt 5/2/2012 10:32:48 AM

Beautiful. Congrats on the finalist friend. #10119059

Mitch Spence 5/2/2012 12:35:27 PM

What a sight to start one's day, Patti. Congratulations. #10119269

Donna LaMattino Pagakis 5/2/2012 1:21:32 PM

Congratulations Patti, what a beautiful scene and finalist! #10119333

Patrick Rouzes 5/2/2012 1:34:32 PM

Congratulations, Patti! #10119357

Tamara K. Walker 5/2/2012 3:40:49 PM

Beautiful, congratulations. #10119571

Phyllis Burchett 5/2/2012 3:41:40 PM

Congrats Patti on this gorgeous finalist!

Patricia A. Coblentz 5/2/2012 3:59:42 PM

Thank you very much!! #10119588

Heather Loewenhardt 5/2/2012 7:40:35 PM

Congrats on this lovely finalist Patti. Good luck. #10120039

Carol L. Fowler 5/2/2012 8:12:09 PM

Beautiful Finalist! Congrats! #10120135

Reynaldo D. Reyes 5/2/2012 10:33:48 PM

So great seeing this again Patricia. I love Venice. Congrats on this outstanding shot that reminds me how wonderful this place is. #10120262

Patricia A. Coblentz 5/3/2012 6:37:21 AM

Thank you Heather, Carol, and Rey! #10120711

Lindley Johnson 5/3/2012 12:24:20 PM

Lovely light, color, and composition, Patricia! This is a beautiful image of a beautiful place - I hope I can return one day. Congratulations on your well-deserved finalist. #10121219

Patricia A. Coblentz 5/3/2012 2:38:32 PM

Thank you, Lindley! #10121363

MELODIE C. ROBERTS 5/3/2012 4:49:15 PM

Holy Mackeral!!!!

This is beautiful Patti!!

Must be a Winner!!

Congratulations!!!! #10121524

Patricia A. Coblentz 5/3/2012 5:02:24 PM

I pick you on my team:)))
Thanks, Mel! #10121539

Lorna Shutter 5/3/2012 7:31:42 PM

Can I be a cheerleader, Ms. Patti? Photobucket #10121764

Marilyn Cornwell 5/4/2012 3:52:10 AM

This is so wonderful! Congratulations! #10122073

Patricia A. Coblentz 5/4/2012 8:35:26 AM

Thank you very much, Marilyn!

Ha, Lorna...you mean you would give up your spot as the RING LEADER...LOL?! #10122438

Nancyj Hovey 5/4/2012 10:36:20 AM

on your very deserving FINALIST! 8o) #10122552

Bobby Ray Goodman 5/4/2012 7:36:00 PM

Hi Patricia,A big cogratulations on this beautiful finalist my friend!!! #10123372

Tammy Espino 5/4/2012 8:09:19 PM

Congrats on your awesome win! :) #10123428

Bob Cournoyer 5/4/2012 8:24:03 PM

Beautiful Gold, Patti... :-) #10123483

Heather Loewenhardt 5/4/2012 8:24:36 PM

Congrats on this wonderful gold medal win Patti. #10123484

Val Feldman 5/4/2012 9:50:42 PM

WTG, Ms. Patti! A spectacular Gold Win! Warmest congrats! #10123597

Stefania Barbier 5/4/2012 10:47:43 PM

congratulations on your wonderful winner!!! #10123666

Katarina Mansson 5/4/2012 11:09:05 PM

Glad to see this beauty in the winners circle. Congratulations Patti! #10123714

Renee Doyle 5/5/2012 1:29:23 AM

Beautiful Patti!! Congratulations! #10123855

Danny B. Head 5/5/2012 5:05:21 AM

Beautiful image, Patti! Congrats on the win! #10124064

Thomas E. Hinds 5/5/2012 5:08:50 AM

Congratulations, Patti, on this Winner! #10124075

Leslie McLain 5/5/2012 5:11:58 AM

Congrats on a beautiful winner, Patti. #10124083

Lorna Shutter 5/5/2012 5:31:24 AM

Woo Hoo!!! I knew this would turn into Gold!!! CONGRATULATIONS on your 2nd Place Win for this incredibly beautiful capture, Patti!!! WTG!!! :)
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Carol Flisak 5/5/2012 5:56:04 AM

Huge congrats on your wonderful winner, Patti! #10124154

Terry Cervi 5/5/2012 6:17:46 AM

Congrats on your gorgeous win, Patti!! #10124202

Patricia A. Coblentz 5/5/2012 6:36:01 AM

Thank you all so much! #10124222

Phyllis Burchett 5/5/2012 7:05:14 AM

BIG congrats Patti on your win!!! #10124325

Bojan Bencic 5/5/2012 7:11:02 AM

Fantastic photo, Patricia. Congratulations on your win. #10124359

Patricia A. Coblentz 5/5/2012 7:40:08 AM

Thank you Phyllis, and Bojan! #10124415

Ellen Hodges 5/5/2012 7:41:02 AM

Huge congrats on an awesome winner, Patti!! #10124417

Christine Czernin 5/5/2012 8:00:35 AM

Many congratulations on your beautiful win. You caugh the perfect mood, Patti. #10124456

Gail Vitikacs 5/5/2012 8:21:52 AM

Indeed a beautiful winner! #10124513

Patricia A. Coblentz 5/5/2012 8:23:36 AM

Thank you Ellen, Christine, and Gail! #10124519

Lindley Johnson 5/5/2012 8:43:47 AM

Congratulations on your beautiful winner, Patricia - one of my favorites! #10124556

Michele Peterson 5/5/2012 9:11:37 AM

Patti, wow this is an incredible photo. The blue really stands out in such a pretty way, and the whole image has such a magical feel and look to it. Congratulations on this wonderful winner!! #10124634

David Phalen 5/5/2012 9:17:20 AM

BIG Congrats on a stunning Winner!! #10124659

Patricia A. Coblentz 5/5/2012 9:20:29 AM

Thank you very much Lindley, Michele, and Dave! #10124673

Carla Capra 5/5/2012 11:06:15 AM

Congratulations, Patricia!
Beautiful image. #10124877

Emile Abbott 5/5/2012 11:25:05 AM

The tones of GOLD were in this from the beginning. Congratulations on a fabulous winner, Patricia. #10124931

Rona L. Schwarz 5/5/2012 11:57:40 AM

How wonderful to see you in the Winners column again, Patti! This is a marvelous composition and a nice original take on a famous shooting location - it has your signature creative look all over it! Love the muted pastel tones in the sky offset by the great blue boats. HUGE CONGRATULATIONS ON THIS SUPERB GOLD MEDAL WIN! #10124964

Patricia A. Coblentz 5/5/2012 12:27:43 PM

Thank you so much Carla, Emile, and Rona! #10124983

Marilyn Cornwell 5/5/2012 2:10:09 PM

Such a beautiful Winner! Congratulations! #10125113

Carol L. Fowler 5/5/2012 4:52:42 PM

Wonderful capture! Congrats! #10125261

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna 5/5/2012 6:00:16 PM

WTG on this fantastic winner! :-) k #10125326

Debra R. Harder 5/6/2012 7:46:42 AM

This is a fantastic image, Patti! Huge congratulations on your BEAUTIFUL GOLD WINNER!! Deb #10125989

Christopher J. Budny 5/6/2012 8:05:30 AM

Glad to see this beauty go on to win! Congratulations! #10126042

Mitch Spence 5/6/2012 10:41:05 AM

Excellent gold, Patti. Congratulations to you. #10126223

Stephen Zacker 5/6/2012 5:27:05 PM

Beautiful. Congratulations, Patricia #10126742

Usman M. Bajwa 5/6/2012 10:39:08 PM

Cool Winner, Patti. To be able to get a Winner out of only 2 entries you submitted is remarkable in itself too. CONGRATZ !!!

UB. #10127025

Amanda J. Tanner 5/7/2012 10:43:03 AM

Congratulations on this beautiful winner Patricia. #10127659

Agnes Fegan 5/8/2012 5:13:59 AM

This is so beautiful ... congrats on your win!!! #10128883

Laura E. Swan 5/8/2012 11:12:12 AM


Your heart goes into your work and it sure shows!

Have missed you.

-Laura :) xo #10129385

Merna L. Nobile 5/9/2012 12:27:23 AM

Well here we are, through thick and thin. It is a joy to be able to be supportive and to congratulate each other for another month of magnificent photographs during May, 2012. I send all of you my very best, Merna Nobile #10130280

Reynaldo D. Reyes 5/9/2012 7:28:54 PM

Amazing Venice and an amazing winner. A huge Congrats on this well deserved award Patricia. #10131430

Patricia A. Coblentz 5/10/2012 5:36:23 AM

Thank you so much for your generous comments! #10132083

Mary Beth Aiello 5/10/2012 2:20:47 PM

Huge congrats, Patti, on this beautiful winner. #10132660

Julianne Bradford 5/11/2012 2:04:24 PM

A belated congratulations on this exceptional winner Patricia! #10133937

David M. Montero 5/12/2012 1:56:15 PM

Congratulations on scoring gold with this splendid capture Patricia! Marvelous work! #10134890

Wm Nosal 5/17/2012 6:16:54 AM

Beautiful, Patricia!
Congratulations #10140220

Ann H. Belus 5/18/2012 11:48:29 AM

Congratulations on this winner, Patti!!! Love this scene, so represenative of this wonderfully unique city! #10141459

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