Times That Lie Behind #1, Old Falls Church

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Times That Lie Behind #1, Old Falls Church

Colleen Braun 8/20/2003 1:39:07 PM

you even have spring and fall trees, the man on the steps looks like a ghost...spooky #53782

David Taylor 8/20/2003 2:18:42 PM

Thanks Colleen. The right side of the picture, including the man on the steps and the seated man, is from a photo taken sometime between 1860 and 1865. The left side is a photo I took this past Sunday, Aug. 17, 2003. #173230

Paula Showen 8/20/2003 4:25:56 PM

Great work, David! This is really fantastic. #173299

Evy Johansen 8/20/2003 7:57:25 PM

Great work, Dave! #173365

Sharon D. Waters 8/21/2003 4:52:36 AM

pretty!!!very pretty! #173761

Jill Battaglia 8/22/2003 5:41:41 PM

Great job Dave!! Love it! I'm tempted to try this too. So much fun!!! :-) #175438

Lori Ditlefsen 9/9/2003 9:29:55 AM

Congrats Dave! #193196

Susana Matos 9/12/2003 1:21:17 AM

You have some very nice work, Dave, congrats on this finalist!
Su #196829

Carl D. Miller 9/12/2003 5:27:17 PM

Excellent work, David! I love the soft fade! Best of luck....and thanks for the mention! #197839

David Taylor 9/12/2003 6:39:46 PM

Thanks everyone for the kind and supportive comments.

Carl, I'm gratified you liked my photo. Thanks for the inspiration. #197870

Sharon D. Waters 9/12/2003 7:19:20 PM

Congratulations!!!!!! #197904

Colette M. Metcalf 9/16/2003 8:45:04 PM

Congrats!!! #202698

Jean Papo 9/16/2003 11:37:46 PM

Wow, congratulations, Dave! I love this effect - great photo! #202856

Theresa McCloskey 9/17/2003 4:06:08 AM

Congratulations :-) #203024

Evy Johansen 9/17/2003 4:10:01 AM

Congratulations! Well derserved! #203041

Heather K. McFarland 9/17/2003 3:37:33 PM

Many congrats on your 2nd place win! Very cool image. #203987

Carl D. Miller 9/17/2003 3:43:20 PM

Way to go, Dave! Congrats! #203994

Richard Coy 9/19/2003 7:51:41 PM

Great shot, congratulations on you 2nd place win.. #206142

Pascal Meerpoel 9/20/2003 3:05:45 AM

You did a nice job here, Dave ! Congrats on your 2nd place ! I like your interpretation which turns a normally documentary picture into an interesting piece of art by combining a very old image with the new situation. Congrats ! #206257

Sherrie H. Penny 9/21/2003 3:07:01 AM

Carl, NICE WORK. CONGRATS on your win. #207207

Dan S. Coquia 9/22/2003 12:55:49 PM

I enjoyed the concept. Good job, Dave! Congratulations! #208677

Alison A. Thomas 10/8/2003 6:42:29 AM

I grew up going to Girl Scout meetings in that church. I really enjoy the photo. #225308

Brenda M. Wolfensberger 12/23/2004 4:52:30 AM

What a cool shot Dave! That is so awesome looking. You did an outstanding job, you definately deserved that win! #993138

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I was so impressed with Carl Miller's "Then and Now" pictures that I was inspired to try some of my own. Taken in Falls Church, VA.

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BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner

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