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Deb Koskovich 1/27/2008 6:11:50 AM

Wow, super colors Cyn -- and that little boat is so darn clear, LOL!! Great work! #839908

Judi Morrissey 1/27/2008 6:15:44 AM

Beautiful! Great work, Cyn! #5402493

Nikki McDonald 1/27/2008 6:27:51 AM

This is beautiful, Cyn. I, too, am amazed by the clarity and I just love the intensity of the blues. I like the way the darker blue--almost black--of the upper sky and the nearest part of the lake frame the center of the image. #5402551

Nadya Johnson 1/27/2008 6:55:59 AM

WOW! And WOW again!! Yet another of your magical vistas. Phenomenal, Cyn! #5402695

Mike D. Perez 1/27/2008 6:57:10 AM

Awesome lighting and colors, Cyn! #5402704

Arlene Krassner 1/27/2008 7:00:06 AM

Cyn this is gorgeous. I adore the color and simplicity. #5402723

William C. Raco 1/27/2008 7:00:52 AM

How very beautiful the rich cobalt blue
Excellent light, composition and presentation #5402726

Claudia Kuhn 1/27/2008 7:34:35 AM

Love the lone moored sailboat, alone in the sea of blues. Beautiful Cyn! #5402921

Ray Thoms 1/27/2008 7:39:38 AM

In a word.....WOW!!!! #5402954

Cyn Valentine 1/27/2008 7:57:36 AM

Thank you Deb Judi Nikki Nadya Mike Arlene William Claudia and Ray!! #5403053

Carolyn M. Fletcher 1/27/2008 8:18:23 AM

Great job!! Love it! #5403172

Linda D. Lester 1/27/2008 8:53:20 AM

BEAUTIFUL!!!!!!!!!!!!! #5403304

Anita Hogue 1/27/2008 9:19:22 AM

Absolutely stunning, Cyn!!!! #5403405

Patrick Rouzes 1/27/2008 9:41:50 AM

WOWWWWWWWWWW!!! Captivating in every way!!! Phenomenal work again, Cyn!!! #5403501

Alexis Yobbagy 1/27/2008 10:05:57 AM

GLORIOUS!!! Incredible blues and what an elegant composition!!! WONDERFUL!!! #5403582

Jeana Clark 1/27/2008 10:12:17 AM

Beautiful capture Cyn!!
Lovely blues tones and excellent details!! Reflections is PERFECT!!
FANTASTIC in every way!!

~J~ #5403617

Cyn Valentine 1/27/2008 10:48:51 AM

THank you Carolyn Linda Anita Patrick Alexis and Jeana!! #5403741

Harry E. Pherson 1/27/2008 11:14:39 AM

Great shot Cyn...you really have a way with colors and comp.... #5403810

Erin Appelbaum 1/27/2008 11:33:06 AM

Stunning, Cyn. Great work. Peter #5403889

Michael Umbreit 1/27/2008 12:45:12 PM

Cyn - Fantastic capture!! I bet this is really stunning when viewed full size! - Mike #5404117

Joan Kocak 1/27/2008 1:53:18 PM

a definite winner Cyn, this is just outstanding, so serene, with those amazing colors~~~ #5404320

Graeme yew Chow 1/27/2008 3:25:44 PM

Marvellous image, love the blue tone with the white boat. Excellent composition and colors. Maybe a winner out for you, Cyn. #5404645

Graeme yew Chow 1/27/2008 3:26:04 PM

Marvellous image, love the blue tone with the white boat. Excellent composition and colors. Maybe a winner for you, Cyn. #5404647

Donna La Mattino Pagakis 1/27/2008 4:05:38 PM

Stunningly beautiful Cyn! #5404784

Cyn Valentine 1/27/2008 4:14:10 PM

Thank you Harry Peter Mike Joan Graeme and Donna! #5404813

SaMi Martin 1/27/2008 6:55:27 PM

Wow talk about outstanding! I showed my daughter your website today and she was very impressed. #5405347

Barbara Waldoch 1/27/2008 10:57:19 PM

How beautiful, Cyn! #5405919

Cyn Valentine 1/28/2008 5:11:03 AM

Thank you Sami and Barbara!! #5407151

Rosemary Buffoni 1/28/2008 6:54:07 AM

Awesome composition and colors. A really fantastici image!
Ro #5407762

Ronald F. Fischer 1/28/2008 10:46:43 AM

Spectacular color on this amazing capture! #5408709

Renee Doyle 1/28/2008 12:20:42 PM

I wish this was hanging on my wall!!!!!!! Awesome Cyn! #5409012

Susan M. Campbell 1/28/2008 12:57:02 PM

So simple yet so beautiful. #5409130

Patricia Ronan 1/28/2008 2:14:12 PM

Surreal and beautiful, gorgeous colour:) #5409505

Cyn Valentine 1/28/2008 3:49:01 PM

Thank you Rosemary Ron Renee Susan and Patricia!! #5409881

Sam Britt 1/28/2008 4:51:30 PM

Beautiful blue color, great composition, Cyn. #5410113

"emmanuel ""nolax""" N. Montemar 1/30/2008 7:56:28 AM

this is just AWESOME, Cyn!! the colors and details are superb on this image, What a capture and presentation, too! #5418054

Robin R. 1/30/2008 12:01:39 PM

Beautiful image. #5419034

Debra R. Harder 1/30/2008 12:07:52 PM

Absolutely STUNNING, Cyn! The colors, lighting and comp are PERFECT, as always! Deb #5419056

Cyn Valentine 1/31/2008 6:32:59 AM

Thank you Sam Nolax Robin and Debra! #5422911

Jessica Jenney 1/31/2008 4:19:02 PM

I just know I'll be commenting on this one again! Stunning! #5425074

Aidan Parry 2/1/2008 4:59:48 PM

Excellent capture Cyn. You have set a great mood with this pic. Perfect! #5430017

Lorri Shank 2/9/2008 9:04:05 PM

Love your title--such a deep blue color!
Very nice. #5471437

Steve Owen 2/9/2008 10:37:40 PM

Incredibly beautiful! Excellent composition and lighting--magnificent color! #5471573

Susan M. Campbell 2/22/2008 2:18:22 PM

A winner for sure.....congrats!!!! #5532827

Nikki McDonald 2/22/2008 2:28:43 PM

Love, love this image, Cyn. Congratulations on your finalist. Bet it's a winner, too. #5532895

Aimee S. McMaster 2/22/2008 2:43:17 PM

...congratulations on your wonderful finalist Cyn....Aimee #5533051

Nancy (Peaches) Harker 2/22/2008 2:46:20 PM

BIG Congrats on your beautiful finalist!!! #5533093

Carla Metzler 2/22/2008 3:17:00 PM

Congratulations, Cyn! #5533425

Angie Sidles 2/22/2008 3:30:54 PM

Big congrats on this beauty Cyn! #5533616

Margaret R. Barry 2/22/2008 3:42:31 PM

Congratulations on this beautiful finalist, Cyn! #5533800

Linda D. Lester 2/22/2008 3:56:26 PM

What a beauty....Congratulations! #5533998

Kathy Reeves 2/22/2008 4:12:44 PM

Outstanding finalist Cyn!! Congratulations!! #5534147

Danielle Fuller 2/22/2008 5:37:55 PM

Again Congrats Cyn. I love the effects and blue tones here! Good luck in the next round! #5534755

Marina Moore 2/22/2008 5:39:52 PM

Big congratulations on this stunning image!!! Amazing!!! :) #5534777

Mihai Matei 2/22/2008 5:50:50 PM

Awesome!Congratulations on your finalist,Cyn!!GL in the next round! #5534902

Cassie L. Woodlee 2/22/2008 6:00:58 PM

CONGRATS ON this stunning finalist, Cyn!!!!!!!!!! #5534985

Jessica Jenney 2/22/2008 6:48:20 PM

Congratulations, Cyn on this gorgeous finalist! #5535322

Barbara Waldoch 2/22/2008 6:57:35 PM

Congratulations on all your finalists, Cyn! #5535384

Kay E. Mahoney 2/22/2008 7:06:17 PM

Congratulations on your finalist, Cyn. #5535470

Monika Sapek 2/22/2008 7:18:51 PM

Pretty blues here, Cyn! Many congratulations and good luck!

Evy Johansen 2/22/2008 7:33:27 PM

BIG congratulations on another well deserved finalist, Cyn!! #5535725

Donna La Mattino Pagakis 2/22/2008 7:52:34 PM

Congratulations on your finalist Cyn, I love this!! Best of luck in the next round! #5535931

Patrick Rouzes 2/22/2008 8:01:58 PM

CONGRATULATIONS again, Cyn!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! #5536038

Sharon King 2/22/2008 8:02:20 PM

Another Beauty! Congrats! #5536040

Robert R. Goodman 2/22/2008 8:09:40 PM

A very big congratulations,Cyn. #5536093

Tamera S. Phillips 2/22/2008 8:12:09 PM

Congratulations Cyn! Beautiful finalist. #5536104

Shannon D. Miller 2/22/2008 8:18:48 PM

Ohhh...YAY!!! Another one! I have never seen this one, where have I been? This is MAGNIFICENT girl!! STUNNING WINNER!! Shannon~ #5536144

Jeana Clark 2/22/2008 9:16:17 PM

Congrats again Cyn!!!
Beautiful Finalist!!!
On to the next round!!!

~J~ #5536468

Laurence Saliba 2/22/2008 10:01:15 PM

WTG Cyn!!!!!!!!!! Another beauty!!!! #5536622

Debra R. Harder 2/22/2008 10:01:37 PM

Another BIG Congrats Cyn on this AWESOME finalist! Deb #5536623

Lynne Morris 2/23/2008 1:29:33 AM

WTG girl, huge congratulations on your finalists Cyn, hope we see this one with gold! #5537191

Patricia Ronan 2/23/2008 2:52:55 AM

Congrats on all your finalists Cyn:) #5537345

Renee Doyle 2/23/2008 3:24:14 AM

So glad to see this one again .... I'm sure it will soon bring home the gold badge ... congratulations Cyn! #5537452

Sam Britt 2/23/2008 5:07:18 AM

Congratulations, Cyn! #5537821

Melissa G. Meiselman 2/23/2008 7:43:08 AM

Congratulations Cyn on this wonderful finalist!! #5538750

Cyn Valentine 2/23/2008 9:32:46 AM

Thank you all very much.. I had a wedding reception out of town..out late..up late LOL Thank you! #5539484

SaMi Martin 2/23/2008 10:04:42 AM

Congratulations Cyn on this beautiful finalist! #5539653

MELODIE C. ROBERTS 2/23/2008 10:31:01 AM

And Another!!!
Congratulations Once again
Beautiful!! #5539831

Colleen Farrell 2/23/2008 12:44:58 PM

Sensational!!!! Congratulations on another amazing finalist, Cyn! #5540443

Erica Murphy 2/23/2008 1:40:49 PM

Congratulations Cyn!! This is gorgeous! It took my breath away when I opened it.


Datha Y. Thompson 2/23/2008 9:34:51 PM

Congratulations again Cyn!!! Excellent!!! :0) #5542200

Su Sana E. P 2/23/2008 10:42:55 PM

Congratulations on this outstanding Finalist, Cyn!! #5542319

Arlene Krassner 2/24/2008 5:02:49 AM

Cyn I still love this. Congratulations and good luck. #5543062

Cheryl E. Molennor 2/24/2008 9:03:44 AM

Awesome! Congratulations!! #5544173

Emile Abbott 2/24/2008 1:42:52 PM

Congratulations yet again Cyn and good luck #5545245

"emmanuel ""nolax""" N. Montemar 2/24/2008 3:41:38 PM

BIG CONGRATS, Cyn!!! #5545695

Gail Vitikacs 2/24/2008 4:51:55 PM

Awesome Cyn! Congrats! #5546006

Graeme yew Chow 2/24/2008 10:30:58 PM

Huge congratulation , Cyn. I knew this one stand a very good chance. #5547024

Cyn Valentine 2/25/2008 7:32:48 AM

Thank you all very much!! #5548936

Stacy Lankford 2/26/2008 6:14:55 AM

Congratulations, Cyn! #5554104

Mary Timman 2/26/2008 6:14:55 AM

Wow..fantastic. Again, Congratulations. Another winner in my book! #5554105

Susan Fox 2/26/2008 9:53:27 AM

Congratulations Cyn! #5554913

Angie Sidles 2/26/2008 12:33:22 PM

Another Beautiful and well deserved WINNER Cyn!! Congratulations!! #5555561

Michelle L. Frick 2/26/2008 1:05:58 PM

Congratulations Cyn! I love this pano!!! Way to go!! #5555860

Shawn Jennings 2/26/2008 1:08:20 PM

This is beautiful, Cyn D! I love all that blue! Congratulations on your win! #5555894

Dr Silly 2/26/2008 1:12:29 PM

WOW, WOW and WOW> Congrats on this Beautiful Gold. :O)

Jeana Clark 2/26/2008 1:18:13 PM


~J~ #5556026

Margaret R. Barry 2/26/2008 1:35:28 PM

Congratulations Cyn! #5556179

Cyn Valentine 2/26/2008 1:44:43 PM

Thank you all very mcuh.. I appreciate it!! #5556240

Elida Gutierrez 2/26/2008 1:53:36 PM

Congratulations on your Win!!!!



Joan Kocak 2/26/2008 1:54:34 PM

I've said it before...ALL yours deserve gold! congrats~ #5556317

Jessie L. Cole 2/26/2008 1:54:53 PM

Double Congrats...! Wowwwwwwww #5556321

Terry L. Ellis 2/26/2008 2:08:19 PM

Another awesome Second Place win, Cyn! Just perfect! #5556436

Linda D. Lester 2/26/2008 2:08:59 PM

Congratulations on your beautiful winner! #5556442

Colleen Farrell 2/26/2008 2:09:11 PM

Woohooo!! WTG, Cyn! #5556445

BILLY R. PARKER 2/26/2008 2:13:20 PM


Jessica Jenney 2/26/2008 2:18:40 PM

Congrats again, Cyn on a beautiful win! #5556552

Claudia Kuhn 2/26/2008 2:29:33 PM

Wonderful Cyn, congrats on #2!! #5556665

Mary Timman 2/26/2008 2:33:21 PM

Fabulous. I love these sail boats in both of your winners. Beautifully done. Congratulations again Cyn! #5556698

john dunne 2/26/2008 2:33:26 PM

Well done truly amazing pic #5556701

"emmanuel ""nolax""" N. Montemar 2/26/2008 2:44:34 PM


Shannon D. Miller 2/26/2008 2:47:52 PM

CONGRATULATIONS on your BIG WIN Cyn! Most deserving! Shannon~ #5556809

David Phalen 2/26/2008 2:52:56 PM

I don't remember Salt Lake ever looking that beautiful. :) BIG Congrats (again) on a second well deserved Winner!! #5556870

Nadya Johnson 2/26/2008 3:01:24 PM

Congratulations on your second gorgeous winner, Cyn! #5556941

Linda Blair 2/26/2008 3:15:59 PM

Congrats again Cyn...I don't any words for how beautiful this is....WOW is all I have!!!!!!! ☺ #5557068

MELODIE C. ROBERTS 2/26/2008 3:16:22 PM

Congratulations Cyn!!!
Fantastic Winner!! #5557072

Robert R. Goodman 2/26/2008 3:32:44 PM

WOW!!!Cyn,you made off like a bandit in Jan.Congratulations!!!!! #5557219

Cyn Valentine 2/26/2008 4:10:29 PM

Thank you everyone for your kind comments!!! #5557492

Nancy (Peaches) Harker 2/26/2008 4:10:56 PM

BIG Congrats again on another win Cyn!!! #5557497

Susan M. Hembree 2/26/2008 4:20:22 PM

A stunning image, Cyn! Congratulations on your win! #5557583

Kay E. Mahoney 2/26/2008 4:30:11 PM

Congratulations on your second place winner, Cyn. #5557653

Maria Zammit 2/26/2008 5:02:05 PM

Congratulations on this beautiful winner Cyn. #5557809

Deborah C. Lewinson 2/26/2008 5:07:02 PM

Hearty congratulations on your two stunning winners, Cyn! I just booked this one as a favorite but love the other as well!
-Debby #5557830

Sam Britt 2/26/2008 5:51:21 PM

Congratulations, Cyn. Another terrific winner! #5558074

Su Sana E. P 2/26/2008 5:51:34 PM

Huge Congratulations on this beautiful Winner, Cyn!! Double this month!! Wow!!

Anna Diederich 2/26/2008 6:00:21 PM

Congratulations Cyn!! This photo is incredible! #5558148

Evy Johansen 2/26/2008 6:32:02 PM

Big congratulations again, Cyn!! #5558327

Reynaldo D. Reyes 2/26/2008 7:14:08 PM

Another Win! Congratulations! #5558565

Graeme yew Chow 2/26/2008 7:44:56 PM

Expected winner that I got it or it could be first. Congratulation my friend ! #5558723

Kathy L. Clark 2/26/2008 8:29:02 PM

Congrats Cyn on another beautiful winner. #5558950

Renee Doyle 2/26/2008 9:20:04 PM

Still one of my favourites!! Congratulations on another winner Cyn!!! #5559135

Laurence Saliba 2/26/2008 9:21:33 PM

Congrats again Cyn!!!!! What a beauty!!! #5559146

Jodi Zimmer 2/26/2008 10:15:43 PM

Congrats Cyn!! I knew this was a winner the moment I saw it. So tranquil and beautiful. The tone and color are exceptional. Truly worthy. #5559285

Robert K. Bemus 2/26/2008 11:20:43 PM

Congratulations on your second 2nd, Cyn D!! #5559451

Cindy Bendush 2/26/2008 11:29:04 PM

Terrific image and winner Cyn! Congratulations!!! #5559478

Tarun Bose 2/27/2008 1:03:04 AM

Once more big, big congrats for your outstanding second prize winner, my dear Cyn. #5559888

Darryl Wilkinson 2/27/2008 1:06:04 AM

Excellent piece of work, Cyn! Congratulations!! #5559905

Dominick M. Dimacale 2/27/2008 1:56:56 AM

Congratulations Cyn on your Win!

Dominick #5560009

Colette M. Metcalf 2/27/2008 4:14:55 AM

Beautiful!!!! Congratulations, Cyn!! #5560544

Emile Abbott 2/27/2008 8:18:31 AM

Congratulations yet again on a most fantastic winner, Cyn. #5561668

Mike Clime 2/27/2008 9:05:11 AM

Congrats again Cyn on another winner! #5561931

Kristi A. Howson 2/27/2008 9:29:49 AM

Congratulations on this wonderful Winner Cyn!!! #5562064

Michael G. Marshall 2/27/2008 10:43:38 AM

Congratulations Cyn! Outstanding! You so deserve it! Michael #5562461

Erin Appelbaum 2/27/2008 3:55:55 PM

Another stunning win Cyn. Peter #5563591

Sharon Day 2/27/2008 5:27:38 PM

Gorgeous image, Cyn!!! Big congratulations on another win! #5564027

Cheryl E. Molennor 2/28/2008 6:52:15 AM

Another amazing image Cyn Congratulations! #5566987

Laurie Daily 2/28/2008 12:19:36 PM

WoW...another fabulous winner, Cyn...congrats to you!!! #5568362

Judy A. Lawhon 2/29/2008 2:54:01 PM

Dramatic and stunning image with great effects....congratulations Cyn!! #5574205

Cyn Valentine 3/1/2008 7:22:01 AM

Thank you for your kind comments and support..I appreciate it!! #5577523

Dominick M. Dimacale 3/2/2008 7:27:23 PM

Congratulations Cyn on your Win.

Dominick #5583850

Donna La Mattino Pagakis 3/4/2008 10:32:25 PM

I'm so happy for your win Cyn, this is OUTSTANDING!!! Congratulations!!! #5593667

Scott A. McDaniel 3/6/2008 1:11:24 AM

Cyn, this shot is so beautiful that I'm not sure if I've seen its equal. I'm dying to know how you did it and that's not to say I'm asking, just dying. :)

As perfect as a photograph/art gets. Congrats #5599486

Kathy Reeves 3/25/2008 4:26:54 AM

One of my all time favorites!! Congratulations!!! #5693950

Ross Throndson 4/8/2008 4:37:29 AM

Wow...Belated Congratulations, Cyn.....I can't find the right word to describe this.....How bout Amazing Winner!!! :-) #5760585

Renata Gusciora 4/16/2008 12:07:22 PM

Just unbelievable how beautiful it is!Congratulations! #5796499

Songbird Cline 8/9/2010 8:43:40 AM

WOWOWOWOWWOW!! spectacular! stunning! #8815628

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The Great Salt Lake..taken yesterday

Exif: F Number: 5.6, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/2000 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 100, White balance: Manual white balance, FocalLength: 28.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 5D

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