Here Comes the Sun...

© Donna La Mattino Pagakis

Here Comes the Sun...

David Phalen level-classic 8/28/2008 3:04:05 PM

Spectacular light, colors, clarity and details!! Good luck this time around!! #988074

Ken Jarvis level-classic 8/28/2008 3:18:00 PM

I like the colours and the sharpness looks great, Donna! #6381924

Anita Hogue 8/28/2008 3:35:15 PM

F A B U L O U S, Donna! #6381968

Daniella Puente 8/28/2008 4:07:51 PM

Fantastic work on this high impact image Donna!!! #6382104

Bob Cournoyer level-classic 8/28/2008 4:20:20 PM

Stunning work! Lines/sharpness/comp.. and the yellow line thru the sun to compliment the yellow below... :-) #6382151

Liz blahh level-classic 8/28/2008 4:37:14 PM

Ditto!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Amazing image! #6382187

KARU WIJESUNDARA. A.N.P.A.S. level-classic 8/28/2008 4:56:15 PM


KARU. #6382237

Kate Baumgartner 8/28/2008 5:15:27 PM

Wow, this image is stunning. Fantastic work and effects. #6382313

Dr Silly 8/28/2008 6:17:35 PM

Awesome> :O) #6382546

Susan M. Hembree level-classic 8/28/2008 6:21:18 PM

I love your pier photos, Donna! It's wonderful! #6382558

Nancy (Peaches) Harker 8/28/2008 6:57:02 PM

AWWWWWWWWWWWWWWWWWWSOME capture and colors Donna, LOVE IT!!! #6382643

Bill Knaps 8/28/2008 7:04:00 PM

Ohhhhhhhhh Donna, You have a winner here. This is so beautiful. Bill #6382666

Sam Britt 8/28/2008 7:15:36 PM

I knew this was yours! Terrific image - great color & effects, Donna #6382694

Sheila D. Robertson 8/28/2008 7:20:52 PM

Very nice work. #6382705

Ken Smith level-classic 8/28/2008 8:04:18 PM

A rocking composition and sky. Very vivid..super!! #6382794

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic 8/28/2008 8:33:07 PM

A very vibrant and colorful sunset shot. Lovely work, Donna #6382848

ROLAN NARMAN 8/28/2008 9:10:45 PM

Donna this is beautiful! Great Job! #6382970

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-classic 8/28/2008 9:46:30 PM

Thank you everyone!! I appreciate your OUTSTANDING comments!!!

Donna #6383050

Dominick M. Dimacale level-classic 8/28/2008 10:08:54 PM

Awesome image, rework and composition, Donna, WTG!!!

Dominick #6383102

Sharon Sawyer level-classic 8/28/2008 10:39:54 PM

ABSOLUTELY BEAUTIFUL, Donna !!!! I agree, definately a winner here. #6383117

Renata Gusciora level-classic 8/28/2008 11:07:50 PM

Amazing image,super pov and colors!!! #6383173

Janet Daniel level-classic 8/29/2008 4:28:36 AM

Simply gorgeous, love the color, Donna! #6383912

Wally Orlowsky 8/29/2008 4:40:38 AM

Awesome work on this, Donna! Really bright and bold! #6383970

Larry L. Redmon level-classic 8/29/2008 6:52:16 AM

Very nice work on this, Donna! #6384604

Rebecca K. Lefferts 8/29/2008 7:48:18 AM

Very nice colors and reflection- great photo Donna! #6384811

Kaye Burazin 9/3/2008 8:35:22 PM

The post work is exceptional Donna, the colors vibrant and they compliment each other superbly. #6408149

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-classic 9/3/2008 11:11:52 PM

Thank you VERY much of your INSPIRATIONAL comments!!!

Donna #6408469

Amber Kennedy 9/6/2008 4:39:44 PM

stunning!!!!!great job, Donna! #6420708

A P 9/6/2008 5:50:10 PM

Congrats on the EFP, Donna. I'd like to see this one at the end. Good Luck #6420864

Irene Colling level-classic 9/6/2008 6:10:09 PM

Wonderful presentation Donna. The color is stunning, the composition is excellent and the subject dynamic.
Love all the lines and geometry. #6420913

Karen K. Givens 9/7/2008 7:48:02 AM

Just beautiful Donna, love the colors and lighting. :) #6423199

Wendy Stevenson 9/8/2008 1:53:36 PM

Very impressive Donna! Beautiful image!! #6429459

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-classic 9/11/2008 9:49:56 AM

Thanks so much to each of you!!

Donna #6441756

Stefania Barbier level-classic 9/22/2008 9:36:51 AM

huge congrats Donna!!! #6488689

Elida Gutierrez level-classic 9/22/2008 10:34:01 AM

Congratulations on your FINALIST!!! #6489410

Cyn Valentine level-classic 9/22/2008 10:34:39 AM

Congratulations Donna!!! #6489426

Laurence Saliba level-classic 9/22/2008 10:35:37 AM

Congratulations on this spectacular Finalist Donna!!!!!!! #6489445

Amy M. Wilson level-classic 9/22/2008 10:36:32 AM

Congratulations on this wonderful finalist, Donna!

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna level-classic 9/22/2008 10:41:21 AM

WTG!!!!!! Congratulations on your finalist!!!!! Good luck in the next round!!!!! :-) k #6489532

Nancy (Peaches) Harker level-classic 9/22/2008 10:46:03 AM

HUGE Congrats on your finalist!!!
Best of luck in the next round! #6489590

Amber J. Skene 9/22/2008 11:09:40 AM

Congrats on your finalist! This is fantastic! #6489955

Renata Gusciora 9/22/2008 11:21:19 AM

Fabulous finalist,Donna!!Congratulations and good luck!! #6490126

Leslie McLain level-classic 9/22/2008 11:22:07 AM

Congrats on your wonderful finalist. #6490137

Eivor Kuchta 9/22/2008 11:30:05 AM

Congratulations on your finalist, Donna! #6490254

Susan M. Campbell level-classic 9/22/2008 11:38:33 AM

Congrats Donna on this great finalist! #6490407

John Caruso 9/22/2008 12:09:09 PM

Congrats to you, Donna! #6490773

Jeana Clark level-classic 9/22/2008 12:26:41 PM

What a terrific finalist Donna!!!

~J~ #6490943

Katarina Mansson 9/22/2008 12:27:37 PM

Amazing perspective, colors and reflections! Congratulations Donna! #6490953

Nadya Johnson 9/22/2008 12:40:29 PM

Congratulations Donna, on your outstanding finalist! #6491048

Brett Dolsen 9/22/2008 1:41:25 PM

Congratulations and good luck Donna!!Brett #6491602

Laurie Daily level-classic 9/22/2008 2:19:51 PM

Congratulations on your fantastic finalist, Donna...A real stunning capture...a winner in my book for sure! #6491926

Kristi A. Howson level-classic 9/22/2008 2:44:34 PM

Congratulations and Best of Luck in the next round!!! Amazing work for stunning impact Donna! #6492059

Connie J. Bagot 9/22/2008 2:58:35 PM

Congratulations Donna---beautiful finalist! #6492122

A P 9/22/2008 3:23:11 PM

I'm so happy to see this one on the list. Congrats on a well deserved Finalist Donna. I really loved this and hope to see it at the end as well. Good luck #6492293

Michelle L. Frick 9/22/2008 3:24:36 PM

Donna's the energizer bunny - she keeps going and going and gathering up those badges along the way! Fabulous DD work and a beautiful finalist Donna! Congratulations again! #6492307

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-classic 9/22/2008 4:04:19 PM

Thanks to each of you!!! I'm very happy to get such great feedback on this image. I also appreciate all of your congratulatory wishes!!

Donna #6492586

Karen Slagle 9/22/2008 4:04:46 PM

Awesome finalist, Donna... #6492589

JO ANN CLEVELAND 9/22/2008 4:44:06 PM

congratulations on this awesome finalist ~ go for the gold Donna!

jo ann c. #6492980

Patrick Rouzes level-classic 9/22/2008 4:45:34 PM

Congratulations on this amazing finalist, Donna!!! #6492999

Debra R. Harder 9/22/2008 4:49:03 PM

This is soooooooo BEAUTIFUL, Donna! BIG CONGRATS on your SUPERB finalist! Deb #6493038

Michelle Alton 9/22/2008 4:57:47 PM

Brilliant Donna...and congratulations on this and all of your wonderful August finalists! #6493121

Wendy Moghadam 9/22/2008 5:11:19 PM

Congratulations! I'm sure this will be in the winners circle! #6493271

Marcel J. Fernandez 9/22/2008 5:55:43 PM

How do you tell lucky from good? By the duration of success. Congratulations Donna and continued success. #6493750

Michael Umbreit level-classic 9/22/2008 6:03:10 PM

Donna - Congratulations! - Mike #6493830

Terry L. Ellis level-classic 9/22/2008 6:44:39 PM

Congratulations Donna, an awesome finalist! #6494256

Bill Knaps 9/22/2008 7:19:07 PM

Congrats on this well deserved Finalist Donna. Bill #6494635

Erica Murphy level-classic 9/22/2008 7:38:50 PM

Congratulations Donna!! #6494865

Agnes Fegan level-classic 9/22/2008 7:40:23 PM

Congrats Donna...good luck in the next round! #6494883

Errick L. Cameron level-classic 9/22/2008 7:56:09 PM

Way to go Donna!!! #6495046

Datha Y. Thompson level-classic 9/22/2008 8:10:07 PM

WoooHoooooooo!!! Congratulations Donna!!! WTG :0) #6495180

Ellen Hodges level-classic 9/22/2008 8:11:08 PM

Congrats, Donna! #6495196

Sharon Sawyer level-classic 9/22/2008 8:17:40 PM

Congratulations, Donna, on your FABULOUS finalist. I knew this one was going places. #6495269

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-classic 9/22/2008 8:43:58 PM

Thanks again to each of you!! I'm truly honored!!

Donna #6495472

Renee Doyle level-classic 9/22/2008 8:52:24 PM

Big congrats on this wonderful finalist Donna!! #6495541

Alex T. Mizuno level-classic 9/22/2008 10:47:35 PM

This is one of a kind image created by one and only Donna Pagakis! It's striking every time I see it! Congratulations on your Finalist, Donna!!! #6496276

Barbara Waldoch 9/22/2008 11:59:16 PM

Sincere congratulations on this beautiful Finalist, Donna! #6496435

Evy Johansen level-classic 9/23/2008 12:29:32 AM

Big congratulations on your beautiful finalist, Donna!! #6496618

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic 9/23/2008 12:37:38 AM

Congrats. on your Finalist #6496666

Anna Diederich 9/23/2008 3:20:36 AM

Huge congrats on your finalist, Donna! #6497064

Vicki L. Filippin 9/23/2008 4:45:50 AM

Gotta love those re-subs, huh Donna?
CONGRATS, my friend! #6497541

Stephanie Frey 9/23/2008 5:14:40 AM

Congratulations on your beautiful Finalist, Donna!! #6497677

Jeff Robinson level-classic 9/23/2008 5:26:04 AM

Congrats Donna on your Beautiful Finalist! Jeff #6497709

Susan Fox level-classic 9/23/2008 6:50:09 AM

Another great finalist Donna! Congrats #6498208

Jean E. Hildebrant level-classic 9/23/2008 7:26:18 AM

What a wonderful image, Donna! Wow, you just keep them rolling in! Huge congrat's to you for all you finalists! Well deserved and I hope we see this one again :-) #6498333

Janet Daniel level-classic 9/23/2008 7:32:51 AM

Congratulations, Donna! :-) #6498355

Gary Lange level-classic 9/23/2008 8:08:26 AM

Many congratulations, Donna! Best of luck! #6498524

Dianna Hauf level-classic 9/23/2008 8:52:10 AM

I so loved this before and love it even more this time around!!! Awesome and stunning and powerful Donna! Congratulations and I truly hope to see this move on to the 'winners circle'!!! #6498766

Colleen Farrell level-classic 9/23/2008 12:23:39 PM

Sensational!!! Big congrats on your finalist, Donna! #6499666

Bojan Bencic level-classic 9/23/2008 1:00:40 PM

Congratulations on your finalist, Donna. #6499785

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-classic 9/23/2008 1:05:31 PM

You are all such an inspiration, thanks again!!!

Best wishes,

Donna #6499817

Sylvia Rossler 9/23/2008 2:21:02 PM

You're right to resubmit !!! Looks so gorgeous in every detail !! Crossing my fingers for gold !!
Congrats and good luck Donna :O) #6500193

Daniella Puente 9/23/2008 2:27:48 PM

Big congrats and good luck Donna!!! #6500204

Robert S. Grauer 9/23/2008 6:15:52 PM

Congrats Donna another great shot! #6501646

Angie Sidles level-classic 9/24/2008 8:30:01 AM

Big congrats on this GORGEOUS finalist Donna. Absolutely beautiful!! #6505343

Marilyn K. Lincecum level-classic 9/24/2008 11:09:18 AM

Gorgeous colors and detail..very clean and crisp!! Congratulations on your finalist. #6506233

Pat Gamwell 9/26/2008 12:04:29 AM

I loved this before and love it now! Big congrats on this MAGNIFICENT finalist, Donna! #6513806

MELODIE C. ROBERTS level-classic 9/26/2008 1:09:58 PM

I Have seen this Before and I remember it well ;0)

Congratulations Donna!!
Excellent Work!!! #6516743

Linda Blair 9/27/2008 4:47:49 PM

Awesome...congratulations!!!!! #6521285

Kathy L. Clark 10/1/2008 7:52:25 PM

I loved this the first time I saw it. congrats on your lovely finalist Donna. #6540702

SaMi Martin 10/3/2008 1:13:06 PM

Beautiful in every way! #6549164

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-classic 10/3/2008 1:37:59 PM

Thanks again to each and every one of you!!

You are all my inspiration!!!

Take care and best of luck!

Donna #6549249

Max Aureli 10/18/2008 8:48:19 PM

Great composition with wonderful colors and light, Donna!! Congratulations for this Finalist!!! #6620497

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-classic 10/19/2008 11:14:18 AM

Thank you VERY much Max!!! #6622753

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This is a reworked image. I cleaned up the sky and applied unsharp mask for the BP upload. Entered into a different category.

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Uploaded on 8/28/2008 2:41:29 PM Photo Contest Finalist

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