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Donna LaMattino Pagakis Student 10/11/2007 5:38:24 PM

Beautiful motion blur, great colors and design Debbie! #759536

Jennifer Rennison 11/27/2007 5:48:42 PM

Beautiful motion, lighting and colors, Debbie! Congratulations on your finalist! #5138539

Debbie E. Payne 11/27/2007 6:39:41 PM

Donna and Jennifer - Thank you for your lovely comments! I liked this one but didn't think it would make finalist over a couple other of my October ones. One never knows.... Anyhow, it was fun to do! #5138841

Donna LaMattino Pagakis 11/27/2007 7:30:38 PM

A beautiful winning image Debbie, way to go!!! A big congratulations!! #5139184

Terri Beloit 11/27/2007 9:09:48 PM

Debbie, congrats on your winner...this is beautiful, love the lines and colors!!! Way to go! :) #5139721

Debbie E. Payne 11/27/2007 9:15:04 PM

Terri and Donna -- Thank you for your thoughts -- I am so EXCITED! #5139745

Susanne V. Schroeder 11/28/2007 6:16:42 AM

Hi Debbie! Congrats on your win. All your hard work is paying off. Well done. #5141787

Debbie E. Payne 11/28/2007 6:45:30 AM

Thank you Susanne - I was very surprised when I opened my email and found my notification! There are just so many talented people who submitted in the Darkroom category and they all deserved to be winners! I am humbled. #5141950

Melissa Malisia 11/28/2007 11:21:41 AM

Debbie, A BIG congrats on your 2nd place win!!! :) #5143262

Debbie E. Payne 11/28/2007 12:16:12 PM

Thank you, Melissa!! What a nice surprise this was for me when I got home yesterday afternoon! #5143432

Michelle L. Frick 11/28/2007 6:00:56 PM

Congratulations Debbie!!! Beautiful image!! #5144656

Sam Britt 11/28/2007 8:36:20 PM

Congratulations on this winner, Debbie. #5145230

Linda Blair 11/29/2007 4:14:23 PM

Congratulations on your win!!!! ☺ #5148809

Debbie E. Payne 11/29/2007 4:21:42 PM

Thank you Michelle, Sam and Linda -- I am so psyched after waiting over a year for one of these. They are announcing it at the high school tomorrow and the yearbook teacher is going to make me a big print of it for me!
#5148849

Deborah C. Lewinson 12/8/2007 9:58:11 AM

Frame it and hang it, Debbie, this is stunning!!!
Congratulations on a well-deserved win!
Debby #5183452

Debbie E. Payne 12/8/2007 1:42:54 PM

Deborah -- Thank you. I think I might order at least an 8 X 12 of this and see if I can find a place for it ! :0 #5184198

Lynn Haack 12/17/2007 2:36:35 PM

Congrats on the beautifully outstanding WINNER!! WTG...Lynn :) #5219908

Nina Shields 4/7/2008 5:36:35 PM

Debbie, what a treat it is to view your beautiful gallery; I can certainly understand why this image was recognized; your gallery is filled with many gorgeous images; keep up the super work! #5758459

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2nd Place Winner in October 2007 - Digital Darkroom Category.

Exif: F Number: 5.6, Exposure Bias Value: +0, Exposure Time: 1/80, Flash: flash did not fire, ISO: 200, White Balance: auto white balance, Focal Length: 50mm, Camera Model: Canon EOS 40D

Uploaded on 10/10/2007 10:59:42 PM

BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner


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