Jeff W. Robinson Student 8/3/2012 10:32:26 AM

This is Outstanding Katarina!! #1478543

Usman M. Bajwa 8/3/2012 2:02:13 PM

Looks even better, Katta. Get ready for some more Golden glory, good luck!

UB. #10261423

Michelle Alton 8/3/2012 6:44:12 PM

I agree with Usman. This image is bound for glory! Amazing work. #10261815

Robert Hechinger 8/4/2012 9:02:20 PM

Woh Woh Woh ... Robert

Donna LaMattino Pagakis 9/7/2012 11:52:49 AM

What an impressive image Katta, WTG! #10313170

Usman M. Bajwa 9/24/2012 9:28:14 AM

Glad to see this go in the right direction to its Golden Destiny, IMHO. CONGRATZ Katta!

UB. #10335634

Nikki McDonald 9/24/2012 10:39:33 AM

Wonderful design elements punctuated by the ever present human element. Love it. Congratulations on the finalist and good luck in the next round, Katta. #10335967

Leslie McLain 9/24/2012 10:40:06 AM

Congrats on a beautiful finalist, Katarina. #10335971

Stefania Barbier 9/24/2012 1:07:59 PM

winner in my book... huge congrats! #10336718

The Judges at 9/24/2012 2:31:44 PM

Very effective image #10337257

Mary L. Olson 9/24/2012 2:47:11 PM

This is so elegant. I love it. Congratulations.


The Judges at 9/24/2012 4:52:45 PM

Powerful high-key design, and the woman in purple really makes this image pop! #10337990

JO ANN CLEVELAND 9/24/2012 6:42:57 PM

Awesome finalist Katarina!

jo ann c. #10338596

Phyllis Burchett 9/24/2012 7:23:12 PM

Fabulous, congrats Katarina! #10338850

Renee Doyle 9/24/2012 7:49:57 PM

Awesome work Katarina! Congratulations!! #10338966

Naomi Weiser 9/24/2012 10:45:20 PM

love! congrats! #10339351

Christopher J. Budny 9/25/2012 7:10:22 AM

Yay! Congratulations, Katta! #10340029

Michele Peterson 9/25/2012 11:37:36 AM

Another congratulations on a fantastic finalist! I love the splotch of purple against all the white! #10340762

Richard B. Hallick 9/25/2012 8:18:09 PM

Congratulations. The title is perfect. #10341584

Errick L. Cameron 9/27/2012 8:48:53 AM

Cool composition! Well done and Congratulations! #10343578

Carol L. Quina 9/27/2012 10:40:15 PM

Congratulations on the finalist for this Katta! #10344360

Debra R. Harder 9/29/2012 7:01:17 PM

Absolute PERFECTION!! Congratulations, Katarina, on your superb finalist!! #10346861

David M. Montero 9/30/2012 2:20:55 PM

Brilliant! Congratulations Katarina! #10347906

Terry A. Stoa 10/2/2012 8:23:46 AM

Kudos on the First Place Winner badge, Katta! Another great image... #10350423

Christopher J. Budny 10/2/2012 8:24:51 AM

No surprises here! Congratulations, Katta! #10350427

Liz Bullock 10/2/2012 8:26:26 AM

Congratulations on your winning image! #10350437

Dominick M. Dimacale 10/2/2012 8:26:34 AM

Congratulations Katta on your First Place Win!!!

Dominick #10350439

Bob Cournoyer 10/2/2012 8:46:54 AM

Woot Woot... :-) #10350505

Andre Larose 10/2/2012 9:09:16 AM

Well deserving award on this spectacular image.

Congratulations :) #10350564

Melinda F. Schneider 10/2/2012 9:17:45 AM

WooHoo, way to Goooo, Katta!!
Congrats on the FIRST PLACE WIN!!!

Donna LaMattino Pagakis 10/2/2012 9:24:41 AM

You know I LOVE THIS Katta, huge congrats. A big FIRST PLACE WIN. Whooo hoooo! #10350604

Patrick Rouzes 10/2/2012 9:30:09 AM

CONGRATS on this incredible GOLD MEDAL WINNER, Katarina! #10350623

Julianne Bradford 10/2/2012 9:33:59 AM

How could this not win??? A huge Congratulations Katta! #10350633

Monnie Ryan 10/2/2012 9:47:31 AM

Fabulous, well-deserved win! Congratulations! #10350670

Rona L. Schwarz 10/2/2012 9:52:18 AM

This is sensational, Katarina!! You have an amazing eye and an incredible talent! Congratulations on this fabulous First Place Winner! #10350686

Mitch Spence 10/2/2012 9:58:05 AM

Hooray for you, Katta, and for this favorite image. #10350713

Leslie McLain 10/2/2012 10:08:17 AM

Congrats on a beautiful winner, Katarina. #10350759

Lindley Johnson 10/2/2012 10:15:32 AM

Congratulations on your elegantly beautiful First Place Winner, Katarina! Outstanding shapes, tones, and composition. #10350795

Bojan Bencic 10/2/2012 10:53:31 AM

Fantastic photo, Katarina. Congratulations on your win! #10350865

Stefania Barbier 10/2/2012 11:05:45 AM

GORGEOUS winner Kata, congratulations!!! #10350903

Merna L. Nobile 10/2/2012 11:32:54 AM

I heard the good news…and could not be happier for you! CONGRATULATIONS, Merna #10351019

JO ANN CLEVELAND 10/2/2012 12:05:06 PM

Congratulations on this very well deserved First Place win Katarina!
I love it!
jo ann c. #10351083

Mariann Kovats 10/2/2012 12:15:27 PM

Congratulations on your well deserved First Place win! #10351114

JudyAnn Rector 10/2/2012 12:25:10 PM

Perfection, Katarina!

Lydia Williams 10/2/2012 12:48:10 PM

Outstandidng, Katarina! Congratulatins on your first place win! #10351245

Phyllis Burchett 10/2/2012 1:31:25 PM

Congrats on this fantastic winner Katarina!!! #10351438

Renee Doyle 10/2/2012 1:48:06 PM

Perfection all the way! BIG congratulations on this outstanding First Place Winner Katarina! #10351499

Kathy Salerni 10/2/2012 2:31:10 PM

Huge congrats on your First Place win, Katarina! #10351616

Linda D. Lester 10/2/2012 2:44:43 PM

Congratulations on your awesome win! #10351652

Amy M. Wilson 10/2/2012 3:13:24 PM

Big congratulations on your fabulous First Place winner, Katarina!! #10351711

Michelle Alton 10/2/2012 4:10:28 PM

This was bound for glory and GLORY it has garnished. Huge congratulations, Katarina! #10351820

Carol Flisak 10/2/2012 4:22:10 PM

Fantastic image, Katarina... excellent composition, tones and a wonderful play of light! Huge congratulations on this first place winner, Katarina! #10351844

Claudia Kuhn 10/2/2012 4:22:37 PM

Wonderful, congratulations on your first place winner #10351847

Lori A. Nevers 10/2/2012 4:30:35 PM

Congrats on your awesome win! #10351871

Monika Sapek 10/2/2012 5:07:36 PM

Many congratulations on your First Place, Katarina! #10351976

Andre Larose 10/2/2012 5:38:52 PM

Stunning shot!! Congratulations :) #10352061

Carmody Baker 10/2/2012 7:07:52 PM

A great capture. congratulations! #10352327

Claudine Grove 10/2/2012 7:42:13 PM

Amazing shot! congrats! #10352356

Usman M. Bajwa 10/2/2012 11:45:23 PM

So very happy to see this gem recognized, Katta. A very well-deserved First Place Gold. CONGRATZ!!!

UB. #10352581

Tarun Bose 10/3/2012 12:36:56 AM

Big congrats for your winner, Katarina.


PATRICIA A. CASEY 10/3/2012 6:36:44 AM

Wow....what a wonderful composition, architecture and capture!!!! Congratulations Katarina...well deserved gold! Cheers =^..^= #10353002

Sabrina Ryan 10/3/2012 6:46:41 AM

Congratulations on your Winning image, Katarina #10353040

Laurence Saliba 10/3/2012 8:08:51 AM

A BIG Congrats Katarina!!! #10353197

Christine Czernin 10/4/2012 1:01:16 AM

Big congratulations on your big win,Katta.
The elegant simplicity is truly worthy for a gold win.
You have such a wonderful eye for these things.


Mary L. Olson 10/5/2012 3:36:55 PM

Beautifully designed image. Congratulations on your win.

Mary Lou #10357217

Cheryl Schneider 10/5/2012 6:59:00 PM

Terrific, Katarina! Huge congratulations. #10357384

Gail P. Sullivan 10/6/2012 4:26:13 AM

A striking image, Katarina...congrats! #10357697

Mary Beth Aiello 10/6/2012 8:07:37 AM

Huge congrats on this beautiful Gold, Katta. #10357924

David M. Montero 10/27/2012 11:46:21 AM

A belated congratulations on your win for this marvelous capture Katarina! #10386672

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1st Place EoD August 2012.

With lots of thanks to my friend Lotta as well as Melinda Schneider and Bob Cournoyer for valuable help!

Picture was taken at MMK (Museum für Moderne Kunst = The Modern Art Museum) in Frankfurt, Germany.
Canon 10-22 mm lens, handheld. Raw conversion in DPP and postprocessing in CS3.

Exif: F Number: 8, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/25 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 400, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 15.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 7D

Uploaded on 8/3/2012 9:46:42 AM Photo Contest FIRST PLACE Winner

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