Nancy Marie Ricketts 10/28/2012 10:59:59 PM

Wow, Virginia!! Been missing you at FFFP-so this is what you have been doing! Congratulations on this awe inspiring Finalist, AND good luck in the next round! #1495061

Virginia Kickle 10/29/2012 4:42:24 AM

Thanks, Nancy! I have been
tied up with family illness. Hope to get back to FFFP soon! #10389621

The Judges at 10/29/2012 4:39:42 PM

Gorgeous #10392775

Virginia Kickle 10/29/2012 5:33:31 PM

Thanks for your comment! #10393055

Terry A. Stoa 10/30/2012 12:37:04 PM

Congratulations, Virginia on your gold badge! It's really a stunning image and expect that it also did well at CICCA.

Terry #10394873

Virginia Kickle 10/30/2012 1:15:29 PM

Thanks, Terry! This was the first time I have gotten past finalist. I entered it as a monochrome in CICCA - maybe that was a mistake. #10395043

Anita Hogue 10/30/2012 2:12:22 PM

WOW, absolutely gorgeous Virginia! Congratulations! #10395208

Virginia Kickle 10/30/2012 2:58:11 PM

Thanks, Anita! #10395381

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

WOW! This is spectacular, Virginia! Marvelous clarity, light, color and design! Huge Congratulations on this masterful Gold Winner! #10395454

Virginia Kickle 10/30/2012 3:30:46 PM

Thank you, Rona! #10395526

Priscilla J. Burgers 10/30/2012 8:09:52 PM

Congratulations, Kimber! I love the tones of this image. #10396323

Beatriz Rocha 10/31/2012 6:14:44 AM

Virginia, this is a wonderful image, congratulations on your winner! #10396954

Virginia Kickle 10/31/2012 6:03:16 PM

Thanks Priscilla and Beatriz! #10398179

Nancy Marie Ricketts 11/1/2012 5:48:36 AM

Huge congratulations on your GOLD award!! #10398817

Virginia Kickle 11/1/2012 5:55:25 AM

Thanks! This was a first for me.

Merna L. Nobile 11/2/2012 4:01:52 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 #10401315

JO ANN CLEVELAND 11/6/2012 8:06:30 AM

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

Bet this won't be the last winner you have either!

jo ann c. #10406907

Virginia Kickle 11/9/2012 8:51:41 AM

Thanks for your kind comments, Jo Ann and Merna! #10411429

To discuss, first log in or sign up (buttons are at top center of page).


Upper gallery at the Illinois State Capitol building in Springfield.

Uploaded on 9/12/2012 10:48:21 AM All Time Best Photo Contest Winner Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner

Copyright for this gallery photo belongs solely to Virginia Kickle. Images may not be copied, downloaded, or used in any way without the expressed, written permission of the photographer.
Log in to follow or message this photographer or report this photo.