The Joy of Surfing

© Donna La Mattino Pagakis

The Joy of Surfing

Colette M. Metcalf level-classic 12/31/2012 3:55:26 AM

Gorgeous!!!! #1506269

Mary L. Olson level-classic 12/31/2012 7:45:46 AM

Really outstanding, Donna. #10491565

Carol Quina level-classic 12/31/2012 1:42:58 PM

Beautiful shot of our "Golden" State! #10492581

Julianne Bradford level-classic 12/31/2012 9:43:04 PM

What a gorgeous shot to end 2012 with Donna! Joy indeed. It's a joy to call you friend :-) Happy New Year girlfriend!! Here's to many more photography adventures in 2013! #10493178

Emile Abbott level-classic 1/3/2013 9:34:02 AM

Gorgeous golden tones and use of leading line to the amazing sky. This composition has it all Donna. #10497364

Tamara K. Walker level-classic 1/23/2013 6:33:37 PM

Fabulous, congratulations. #10530274

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-classic 1/23/2013 6:37:37 PM

Thank you for all of your inspirational comments.

Take care,

Donna #10530293

Ellen Hodges level-classic 1/23/2013 6:50:11 PM

Huge congrats and very best luck with this beauty, Donna!!! #10530363

JO ANN CLEVELAND level-classic 1/23/2013 7:25:33 PM

Way to go Donna...I love this!

Congrats on this great finalist!

jo ann c. #10530543

Julianne Bradford level-classic 1/23/2013 7:50:45 PM

WTG girlfriend! Congrats on this stunning finalist! #10530698

Ann Coates level-classic 1/23/2013 7:51:48 PM

Congratulations on your gorgeous finalist. #10530705

Patrick Rouzes level-classic 1/23/2013 8:08:22 PM

CONGRATS, Donna......WTG, my friend!

Kathy Salerni level-classic 1/23/2013 8:48:42 PM

Huge congrats on this beautiful Finalist and good luck in the next round, Donna! #10531004

Cheryl Schneider 1/23/2013 11:48:03 PM

Lovely feel to this image. Congratulations! #10531373

Stefania Barbier level-classic 1/24/2013 12:20:04 AM

wonderful finalist, congratulations Donna!!! #10531411

Alex T. Mizuno level-classic 1/24/2013 1:17:41 AM

That's an incredible sky! Congratulations on your Finalist Donna!! #10531579

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic 1/24/2013 2:27:14 AM

Huge CONGRATZ on all three of your beautiful Finalists, Donna!

UB. #10531750

Tammy M. Anderson level-classic 1/24/2013 2:44:03 AM

Outstanding finalist. Congrats! #10531810

Christopher Budny level-classic 1/24/2013 5:13:25 AM

Such a beautiful place you have to capture, in endless moods and light; congratulations! #10532177

Linda D. Lester level-classic 1/24/2013 7:13:50 AM

What a beauty! Congratulations on your finalist! #10532545

Colette M. Metcalf level-classic 1/24/2013 7:56:00 AM

Beautiful! Congratulations!!! #10532705

Debra R. Harder 1/24/2013 8:05:08 AM

You know how much I love your beach images! Huge congratulations, Donna, on another beautiful finalist! #10532743

Mitch Spence level-classic 1/24/2013 10:27:49 AM

A spectacle just for us to enjoy, Donna. Thank you, and congratulations. #10533427

Marilyn K. Lincecum level-classic 1/24/2013 11:36:21 AM

Beautiful light color and reflections. Huge congratlulations on a fantastic finalist and good luck in the next round. #10533656

Anita Hogue 1/24/2013 1:18:24 PM

WOW, just totally fabulous! Congratulations on this and all your other beautiful finalists! #10534024

Lydia Williams level-classic 1/24/2013 2:27:52 PM

A beauty, Donna! Congratulations on your beautiful finalist. #10534299

Sharon King level-classic 1/24/2013 3:05:45 PM

Beautiful! #10534438

Nancyj E. Hovey level-classic 1/24/2013 3:53:09 PM

on your very deserving FINALIST! 8o) #10534594

Emile Abbott level-classic 1/24/2013 3:56:34 PM

Congratulation on this awesome finalist, Donna. #10534608

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-classic 1/24/2013 4:05:55 PM

Thank you for your congratulatory wishes and constant support!!!

Take care,



Phyllis H. Burchett 1/24/2013 4:33:54 PM

Congrats Donna on this wonderful finalist! #10534671

Lana Arcemont level-classic 1/24/2013 5:45:44 PM

Congratulations! #10534954

Carol Eade level-classic 1/24/2013 6:06:33 PM

Gorgeous finalist, Donna, congratulations! #10535101

Ken Smith level-classic 1/24/2013 6:31:09 PM

Super work, Donna. Congrats to you! #10535224

Renee Doyle level-classic 1/24/2013 7:13:34 PM

Gorgeous Donna!! Congratulations!! #10535346

Martha R. Mazon level-classic 1/24/2013 7:32:27 PM

Incredible sky, tones, light and mood! Congratulations! #10535403

Ann H. Belus level-classic 1/25/2013 11:21:17 PM

Huge congratulations, Donna! #10537713

Mary L. Olson level-classic 1/26/2013 5:34:07 PM

Well deserved finalist! Congrats! #10539013

John Connolly level-classic 1/27/2013 12:35:09 PM

Congratulations on your wonderful finalist, Donna! Nice work! #10540189

Merna L. Nobile 2/9/2013 11:15:08 AM

Are you amazed at the vivid colors, sharpness and composition of your photographs? Well the judges are, CONGRATULATIONS you are a winner for the month of December, 2012!

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Oceanside, California
November 14, 2012

Canon EF 17-40mm f/4L USM
RAW / Tripod / Aperture Priority / -1 EC / 40 mm
F 16 @ 1/320 ISO 400

Exif: F Number: 16, Exposure Bias Value: -1.00, ExposureTime: 1/320 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 400, White balance: Manual white balance, FocalLength: 40.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 7D

Uploaded on 12/31/2012 1:37:35 AM Photo Contest Finalist

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