Wally Orlowsky 1/15/2008 3:39:59 AM

Terrific catch, Nikki ... definitely makes the "point". #830590

Laurie Daily 1/15/2008 3:43:50 AM

Love these bold colors against that vivid blue sky...strong lines. What a great eye, Nikki! #5342321

Katarina Mansson 1/15/2008 3:51:32 AM

I LOVE the graphic elements and colors! Perfect and fun for the theme. Happy theme day! #5342381

Kara L. Hendricks 1/15/2008 3:54:16 AM

What a "FUN" Theme Image this is Nikki!!

Totally John Caruso if you ask me...:) But in this case, it's all you!!

Powerful colors and lines!! And I love a bold sky backdrop... Wonderful!!!

Happy Theme Day! #5342396

Joy Rector 1/15/2008 4:00:15 AM

nice clear colors #5342428

Erin Appelbaum 1/15/2008 4:53:20 AM

Great find and capture, Nikki. Peter #5342656

Dominick M. Dimacale 1/15/2008 5:01:00 AM

Love the colour of the sky and the design element noted on this lovely image, Nikki.

Dominick #5342707

Errick L. Cameron 1/15/2008 5:06:52 AM

Simple but effective composition here. Bold and perfect for a fun theme day! #5342737

Dr Silly 1/15/2008 5:18:40 AM

Love the bright colors in this photo. :O)

MELODIE C. ROBERTS 1/15/2008 6:25:13 AM

You HAVE to stop using my descriptions!!!
I Thought it was Your MT entry
It Is a Shoe in...;0)
Fantastic!!! #5343050

John Caruso 1/15/2008 7:27:33 AM

Now that's my kind of photo! Great work, Nikki...I just love the colors, lines, and overall boldness! #5343270

Linda D. Lester 1/15/2008 7:40:38 AM

Wonderful colors!!!! #5343362

Jillian Danielson 1/15/2008 8:13:30 AM

Wow! The lines and colors are awesome Nikki! Great theme entry! #5343513

David Phalen 1/15/2008 9:38:09 AM

Love it, Love it, Love it!!! The lines, colors, design elements really pop against the deep blue sky! #5343853

Tamara K. Walker 1/15/2008 10:06:34 AM

Awesome bold colors and lines. #5343969

Daniella Puente 1/15/2008 11:19:01 AM

EXCELLENT color impact Nikki! Great entry :-))) #5344189

Michelle L. Frick 1/15/2008 11:35:04 AM

Fabulous bold colors Nikki! Happy Theme Day! #5344266

Mitch Spence 1/15/2008 12:29:25 PM

Great angles, lines, forms, and colors, combined in a photo with high impact. Hey, what else could you want? #5344487

Corinne M. Thompson 1/15/2008 12:34:25 PM

Excellent comp, colors and lighting...great theme entry! #5344526

Dolly L. Davis 1/15/2008 2:44:37 PM

Love the colors in this! Great theme entry, comp, and lighting! Happy Theme Day! :) #5345168

Sue McLeod 1/15/2008 2:55:51 PM

LOVE this one Nikki! Great lines & colour!! :) #5345204

Susie Peek-Swint 1/15/2008 4:39:51 PM

Great find and perspective Nikki ~ I love the bright bold lines and colours! #5345626

Stefania Barbier 1/15/2008 10:47:53 PM

colors , lines and shapes are spectacular Nikki... wish I knew where it was so as to follow the arrow!!! #5346703

Christopher Budny 1/16/2008 7:27:35 AM

So THAT'S where the fun is... I've been searching all week up here, and can't find any. Thanks for pointing the way, Nikki! ;) #5348135

Erika Haight 1/16/2008 9:40:28 AM

Happy Belated Theme Day to you too Nikki! I love this! Great entry! erika :0) #5348579

Amalia Sylvia Arriaga Salinas 1/16/2008 12:15:32 PM

Wonderful composition and colors Nikki!,
Amalia #5349137

Sandra R. Alvey 1/16/2008 8:04:43 PM

Hmm...I wonder where a girl could go to have some "FUN". Hmm...oh hey! I bet Nikki knows! WOOHOO!

Awesome theme capture Nikki, I love the colors and lines! #5351016

Kay Beausoleil 1/17/2008 9:58:17 AM

Makes me smile -- great POV and colours, Nikki! #5353655

Susan M. Campbell 1/17/2008 11:57:06 AM

Nice contrasting colors that are sharp and really stand out. Wonderful lines and shapes...a FUN shot! #5354080

Jeana Clark 1/17/2008 6:02:41 PM

Outstanding details, colors and comp Nikki!!!
Looks like a winner to me...Congrats on your EP...WELL deserved!!!

~J~ #5355557

Mitch Spence 1/18/2008 8:46:19 AM

Congratulations on the EP, Nikki. Good for you. #5358705

Carol Teal 1/20/2008 12:53:32 AM

Beautiful EOD entry Nikki! I love the bold, vibrant colors and shapes; it really looks like a fun place! #5365614

Colleen Farrell 1/22/2008 7:19:58 PM

Outstanding EoD entry, Nikki! I also love the bright colors and announcement of "FUN" in this shot. Amazing clarity and color. Congratulations on your EFP too--I've been away from BP most of the last 4 days so I have a lot of catching up to do! #5379175

Lisa D. Greer 1/29/2008 4:14:24 PM

Fantastic image! #5415101

Donna La Mattino Pagakis 2/16/2008 10:35:05 PM

Very cool and fun capture Nikki! #5505080

Colleen Farrell 2/19/2008 5:18:03 PM

Definitely deserves a winner's badge, imho. :) Good luck in the contest, Nikki! #5518186

Tressie Davis 2/22/2008 5:11:18 AM

Awesome sky color and contrasts in this image - love it! Thanks for your comment on my fav for Jan! #5530375

Sylvia Rossler 2/22/2008 2:16:08 PM

Big congrats on your wonderful finalist Nikki :o) #5532807

Susan M. Campbell 2/22/2008 2:31:33 PM

Way to go Nikki...congrats!! #5532921

Colleen Farrell 2/22/2008 3:06:00 PM

WTG, Nikki! So glad to see your fave made it into the finalists! Good luck in the next round! #5533290

Linda D. Lester 2/22/2008 3:17:09 PM

Awesome....Congratulations! #5533428

Nancy (Peaches) Harker 2/22/2008 3:38:39 PM

BIG Congrats on your beautiful finalist!!!
Best of luck in the next round!!! #5533745

Dianna Hauf 2/22/2008 4:48:37 PM

NOW I am at the right image!!! lol! STILL a most deserving finalist! FABULOUS color, composition and POV! Congratualtions so much Nikki!!! The other really should have been a WINNER you know! Hopefully this one will make up for it! ☺ #5534418

Susan M. Hembree 2/22/2008 5:06:54 PM

Oh what FUN, Nikki! I'm so happy to see this in the finalist list! Congratulations! #5534520

Crystal L. Craig 2/22/2008 5:19:58 PM

Congratulations Nikki on this wonderful finalist! #5534604

Tamara K. Walker 2/22/2008 5:49:10 PM


Stephanie Frey 2/22/2008 6:42:14 PM

Congratulations Nikki! #5535294

Cassie L. Woodlee 2/22/2008 7:24:56 PM

Congratulations on this FANTASTIC finalist Nikki!!!!!!!!!!! #5535646

Dr. Harmeet Singh 2/22/2008 7:40:41 PM

Congrats.. #5535792

Judy V. Kennamer 2/22/2008 8:00:57 PM

What fun!!! Congrats Nikki! #5536023

Kristi A. Howson 2/22/2008 8:01:24 PM

Congratulations Nikki on this fantastic Finalist and best of luck in the next round. What amazing colors and contrasts!!!

Lisa J. Boulden 2/22/2008 8:46:08 PM

What a FUN finalist, Nikki!
--Lisa #5536320

Corinne M. Thompson 2/22/2008 9:24:01 PM

Congrats Nikki!!! #5536505

Donna La Mattino Pagakis 2/22/2008 9:45:42 PM

Congratulations on your finalist Nikki! #5536575

MELODIE C. ROBERTS 2/22/2008 9:58:16 PM

My Goodness!!
This IS Fun Isn't it!!!
Congratulations on your finalist NiK!!!!

Thanks for the call...;0) #5536608

Stefania Barbier 2/22/2008 11:30:56 PM

WTG Nikki, spectacular finalist!!! #5536860

Carol Teal 2/23/2008 1:14:49 AM

So much FUN Nikki! I love the colors and POV! Congrats on your beautiful finalist! #5537170

Su Sana E. P 2/23/2008 2:22:13 AM

Congratulations on this wonderful Finalist, Nikki!! #5537283

Katarina Mansson 2/23/2008 3:41:03 AM

Happy finalist day Nikki! Big congrats on this wonderful, colorful and fun recognition! #5537510

Ron Roberts 2/23/2008 5:50:40 AM


Patrick Rouzes 2/23/2008 7:34:17 AM

Congratulations on this amazing finalist, Nikki!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! #5538679

Nadya Johnson 2/23/2008 7:44:16 AM

Outstanding! Congratulations on your great finalist! #5538760

Susan Fox 2/23/2008 8:39:12 AM

Congratulations on your fun and fantastic finalist Nikki! #5539132

Mitch Spence 2/23/2008 9:03:57 AM

Congratulations, Nikki! #5539307

Jeana Clark 2/23/2008 9:13:05 AM

I'm so happy for you!!!!

~J~ #5539369

Ken Smith 2/23/2008 10:47:09 AM

A fun shot for sure! Congrats, Nikki! Well deserved! #5539894

Sandra R. Alvey 2/23/2008 1:01:47 PM

Awesome finalist Nikki and congratulations!! Good luck in the next round hon! #5540504

JO ANN CLEVELAND 2/24/2008 4:46:46 AM

Congratulations Nikki! I love the sign!
Go on to a winner girl!

jo ann c. #5543008

Susana Ms Heide 2/24/2008 9:10:14 AM

I'm not surprised to see this here Nikki!!! Your bold shapes and colors make a loud splash! CONGRATS!! #5544212

Christopher Budny 2/24/2008 2:17:25 PM

Now I think it should read "Winner" with an arrow... :) Congratulations! #5545366

Datha Y. Thompson 2/24/2008 9:19:46 PM

Congratulations Nikki!!! WooHoooo WTG :0) #5546914

Jayne Martin 2/25/2008 1:06:05 PM

What a FUN capture!! love the popping colors!! Congrats on your fnalist!! #5550277

Diana Child 2/25/2008 4:15:23 PM

Congrats on the WIN!!!! #5550889

Les Rhoades 2/26/2008 10:09:02 PM

Congratulations on your FINALIST!

I loved it from day one. It's great to see our theme entries bring home the Bling. #5559262

Laurie Daily 2/28/2008 12:59:14 PM

A big Congratulations on your bright, bold finalist, Nikki!


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Submitted for the PG101 Sign Theme
This was taken on a clear, sunny October day. It's the top of the Family Fun Center on Dodge Street in Omaha and the photo is entered with the owner's written permission. I love the bold colors and graphics and the sort of "X marks the spot" impact of the sign itself.
Colors brightened and freshened in PSE4. Entered in Elements of Design.

Exif: F Number: 2.8, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 2000/1000000 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 64,64, White balance: Manual white balance, FocalLength: 12.70 mm, Model: KODAK P712 ZOOM DIGITAL CAMERA

Uploaded on 1/15/2008 3:21:13 AM Photo Contest Finalist

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