A New Chapter

© Ken Smith

A New Chapter

R. J. Laudenbacher Student 2/5/2013 4:09:35 AM

Wonderful capture and great silhouette, Ken. #1512957

Claudia Kuhn 2/5/2013 4:14:19 AM

Beautiful capture Ken, lovely comp #10554477

Colette M. Metcalf 2/5/2013 4:16:58 AM

Wonderful capture, Ken!!! #10554485

Michael Frazier 2/5/2013 6:25:26 AM

Great night shot Sr. #10554651

Tammy M. Anderson 2/5/2013 6:53:23 AM

Beautiful MT capture, Ken. #10554679

Michelle Alton 2/5/2013 7:20:21 AM

Absolutely magnificent image, Ken. I'm voting for it! #10554738

Debra R. Harder 2/5/2013 7:54:06 AM

I agree with Michelle! This is absolutely brilliant, Ken! Perfect timing, lighting and comp. I know we'll see this beauty again!!! #10554790

Gail Vitikacs 2/5/2013 9:37:32 AM

Love your version, this was a a fun photo opportunity that evening...beautifully captured! #10554893

David Phalen 2/5/2013 9:57:10 AM

Beautifully seen and captured!! #10554916

John Connolly 2/5/2013 11:35:31 AM

A wonderful night shot and capture Ken! What a superb story telling image! #10555039

JO ANN CLEVELAND 2/13/2013 5:41:49 AM

What a special capture Ken, the lighting, the silhouette, love it!

jo ann c. #10566305

JO ANN CLEVELAND 3/27/2013 3:37:32 PM

And now a well deserved finalist, and then....a well deserved Gold, no doubt about it Ken!

jo ann c. #10626809

Irene Colling 3/27/2013 3:46:19 PM

Exceptional lighting, dynamic composition and compelling subject.

Great work Ken. Congratulations on your loving Finalist. #10626864

Gail Vitikacs 3/28/2013 9:37:38 AM

We knew this was a great photo opportunity when we saw it! CONGRATS! #10629758

Stefania Barbier 3/28/2013 1:27:43 PM

superb! huge congrats Ken! #10630423

Emile Abbott 3/28/2013 2:24:11 PM

Beautiful tones and congrats Ken. #10630642

Sharon 3/28/2013 7:52:43 PM

WOW!!! It was very hard to pick one of your 12 outstanding finalists to choose from to comment on. I would love to comment on each one but I just don't have that much time. :)

Your images are all brilliant and I look forward to seeing which ones receive GOLD.

HUGE congratulations, Ken. Your work is truly exceptional and inspiring!!! #10631454

Stefania Barbier 3/29/2013 12:41:13 AM

gorgeous Ken! congratulations on your winner! #10631784

Renee Doyle 3/29/2013 12:56:29 AM

I was trying to get around to ALLLLLL of your finalists but the winners came out before I could :)
BIG congrats to you Ken on this Excellent winner!! WTG CB :) #10631807

Cindy Bendush 3/29/2013 1:38:07 AM

Beatifully done Ken! My heartiest Congratulations on your Gold! #10631849

Christopher J. Budny 3/29/2013 5:25:24 AM

How did I miss your trip to DC?? I'm glad you made it; and we're all in great hands with Gail as host! Nicely done on this winner! #10632229

Danny B. Head 3/29/2013 5:40:58 AM

Beautiful silhouette! Congrats! #10632263

Brian M. Jones 3/29/2013 5:42:35 AM

Congrats to you Ken On This Outstanding 2nd Place Finish.. This is a great image from you #10632270

R. J. Laudenbacher 3/29/2013 7:21:03 AM

No surprise here, Ken! :) A big congrats to you on this wonderful 2nd place winner! #10632584

Debra R. Harder 3/29/2013 8:17:49 AM

I'm not surprised to see this amazing image with GOLD, Ken! Huge congratulations on your outstanding GOLD WINNER!!! #10632759

Nancy L. Green 3/29/2013 8:22:13 AM

CONGRATULATIONS Ken on this wonderful finalist, WTG!! <>< #10632780

JO ANN CLEVELAND 3/29/2013 8:37:58 AM

Congrats on the GOLD Ken, it definitely was one of my favorites!

Of cours, I could see many of them getting GOLD in my opinion!

jo ann c. #10632825

Emile Abbott 3/29/2013 1:34:25 PM

Congratulations on your Gold winner, Ken. #10633384

Terry Cervi 3/29/2013 4:28:36 PM

Congrats on your fantastic win, Ken!! #10633572

Tammy M. Anderson 3/29/2013 5:10:57 PM

Beautiful winning capture. Congrats, Ken. #10633617

Claudia Kuhn 3/29/2013 5:58:00 PM

A wonderful capture Ken, congratulations! #10633671

Donna LaMattino Pagakis 3/30/2013 4:18:03 AM

Congratulations on your win!!! Pure magic Ken! #10634244

Phyllis Burchett 3/31/2013 1:33:45 PM

Congrats on this wonderful winner Ken! #10636251

Allen O. Howard 3/31/2013 5:52:54 PM

An incredible monthly theme winner Ken! Congratulations! #10636491

Gail Vitikacs 4/1/2013 1:21:15 PM

YEAH! It had gold written all over it! #10637631

Eivor Kuchta 4/2/2013 7:39:56 AM

Wonderful! Congratulations on your winner, Ken! #10638687

Usman Bajwa 4/4/2013 4:04:08 PM

CONGRATZ Ken, wonderful exposure!!!

UB. #10641630

Kathy Cline 4/6/2013 8:35:31 PM

SO pretty Ken! Very creative. I just keep staring at it.
Congratulations on a very well deserved award! Have a blessed weekend.
ps
Just got home from Fort Walton. #10643767

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Two young people at the World War 2 Memorial in Washington, DC. So many people gave so much, that we could enjoy the freedoms we do today. Special thanks to Gail Vitikacs for being host to my sister and I when we visited Washington, DC!

F5.6, 0.3 sec, ISO 250, 60mm focal length

Exif: F Number: 5.6, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 3/10 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 250, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 60.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 30D

Uploaded on 2/5/2013 3:48:56 AM

BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner


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