Down By The Seaside

© Donna LaMattino Pagakis

Down By The Seaside

Kristy A. Keene 10/20/2008 12:02:24 AM

Love it! Great B%W Capture!!! HTD!!!! #1019682

Tiia Vissak 10/20/2008 12:05:51 AM

very cool! #6624915

Evy Johansen 10/20/2008 12:06:20 AM

Beautiful curves and wonderful contrast and tone, Donna!! Great shot!! #6624918

A P 10/20/2008 12:06:29 AM

Awesome POV, and wonderful B&W presentation Donna #6624921

Stefania Barbier 10/20/2008 12:08:55 AM

spectacular tones and EOD image Donna... #6624945

maria I. Warren 10/20/2008 12:10:33 AM

very nice photo I like it alot :) #6624961

Les Rhoades 10/20/2008 12:23:47 AM

great composition! #6625032

Tommy E. Burgess 10/20/2008 12:26:29 AM

Great tones and composition Donna! Excellent!! #6625039

Cecil P. Whitt 10/20/2008 12:49:21 AM

Looks fast even when it's not moving. Well done. C #6625083

Usman M. Bajwa 10/20/2008 12:57:30 AM

I agree with Cecil's above comment. Great pov and exposure, Donna.

UB. #6625096

Yulianto Soeroso 10/20/2008 1:14:15 AM

wow #6625123

Brett Dolsen 10/20/2008 1:28:34 AM

Awesome POV and capture Donna!!Brett #6625139

Paul Michko 10/20/2008 1:41:05 AM

Very cool capture and great song for the theme title, Donna. #6625177

Katarina Mansson 10/20/2008 2:57:58 AM

Great title fit and I love those shapes, forms and POV! HTD Donna! #6625407

Ken Smith 10/20/2008 4:05:26 AM

I like the curves in this and the sleekness. Excellent work, Donna! #6625712

Pat Gamwell 10/20/2008 5:34:57 AM

Wowzaaa! Powerfully dramatic "in-your-face" shot!!!! The POV is outstanding!!! #6626121

Sherry L. Davis 10/20/2008 6:06:45 AM

Excellent POV! Love it, Donna! Great work and Happy Theme Day! #6626247

Cheryl E. Davis 10/20/2008 6:25:06 AM

Wonderful capture with excellent detail and light! Happy Theme Day! #6626322

Mitch Spence 10/20/2008 8:24:44 AM

Yes, dramatic, dramatic, Donna. Excellent choices you made here with this shot. #6626793

Donna LaMattino Pagakis 10/20/2008 8:51:07 AM

Thank you everyone! I have never seen a boat like this before! I'm glad I was able to share it with all of you!!

Donna #6626944

John Caruso 10/20/2008 12:21:15 PM

What a great sense of line, shape, and light. Very nicely done, Donna! HTD #6627959

David Phalen 10/20/2008 1:38:32 PM

Love the lines, shapes, contrasts and tones!!

Happy Theme day!! #6628280

Max Aureli 10/20/2008 2:03:38 PM

Great prospective and fantastic tones on this BW, Donna!! #6628408

Nancy (Peaches) Harker 10/20/2008 2:45:58 PM

FANTASTIC capture Donna!!! #6628617

Susan Fox 10/20/2008 5:38:28 PM

Wonderful strong lines and design! Creates an almost abstract image. #6629264

Donna LaMattino Pagakis 10/20/2008 6:10:06 PM

Thanks again to each of you!!

Donna #6629362

Stan Kwasniowski 10/20/2008 7:10:24 PM

Donna, what a powerful image #6629571

Bill Knaps 10/20/2008 8:33:16 PM

A beautiful B & W Capture Donna. Bill #6629772

Carolyn J. Connolly 10/20/2008 11:19:27 PM

What fabulous design elements you've captured here, Donna...but this image is still excellent for the monthly theme of 'Exhibit', too!! The tones, lighting, details, point of view and composition here all are superb!! I took a look at the 'entire boat' and the official website of this craft!! Amazing!! Phil and I trust that all is well with you and yours over the other side of the big 'pond', as it is with us here Downunder!! :o) #6630185

Terry L. Ellis 10/31/2008 8:37:04 PM

Really love your composition, Donna! Beautiful EOD! #6690943

Bill Wyatt 11/28/2008 12:34:56 PM

Terrific lines and curves a wonderful capture of this most impressive vessel #6821059

Marilyn K. Lincecum 11/29/2008 6:41:13 PM

Beautiful B&W with wonderful lines. #6827416

Donna LaMattino Pagakis 11/29/2008 6:49:22 PM

Thanks for all of your supportive comments. I decided to resubmit this in a different category!!!

Take care!

Donna #6827447

Nancy (Peaches) Harker 12/7/2008 6:40:09 PM

AWWWWWWWWWWWWWSOME Pov and capture Deb!!! #6864507

Robert K. Bemus 12/7/2008 9:59:41 PM

Beautiful comp and B&W, Donna!! Nice boat too... #6864953

Alexis Yobbagy 12/13/2008 7:19:56 PM

An absolutely BP typical TRAVESTY OF JUSTICE that this didn't get a EP!!! SUPERB contrasts and composition and brilliant tonality!!! SUPERB WORK!!! #6889323

Donna LaMattino Pagakis 12/13/2008 7:40:37 PM

Thank you Peaches, Robert and Alexis!!! I appreciate your kind comments!!!

Best wishes,

Donna #6889381

Julianne Bradford 8/4/2009 10:15:17 PM

WOW! Amazing POV and capture of this sleek craft Donna. Stunning in B/W! Way to go girl! Good to see you tonight! #7817432

Tiia Vissak 8/5/2009 11:46:08 AM

very cool! #7819669

Renata Gusciora 8/5/2009 2:26:22 PM

Wow!Super pov and composition,great tones,Donna! #7820282

Donna LaMattino Pagakis 8/5/2009 3:47:07 PM

Thank you Julianne, Tiia and Renata! #7820529

Max Aureli 8/5/2009 8:41:51 PM

It's a great shot, Donna!!! #7821289

Michelle L. Frick 9/19/2009 10:38:16 PM

How cool! Congratulations Donna! #7957119

Stefania Barbier 9/20/2009 2:46:48 AM

you got them all Donna, I'm so happy for you!!! huge congrats!!! #7958045

Deborah C. Lewinson 9/20/2009 4:00:22 AM

Wow,Donna, awesome image, it gets my best om show!!!

Congratulations on your finalist!

Debby #7958347

Dennis Behm 9/20/2009 4:01:55 AM

Congratulations on your Finalist, Donna. #7958358

Dawn M. Schneider 9/20/2009 8:36:30 AM

great image donna, congrats on your finalist #7960398

Amy M. Wilson 9/20/2009 8:46:38 AM

Cool capture and Finalist, congratulations, Donna!!! #7960500

Nancyj Hovey 9/20/2009 9:09:06 AM

C O N G R A T U L A T I O N S
on your very deserving FINALIST! 8o) #7960714

Courtenay Vanderbilt 9/20/2009 9:34:44 AM

Cool image, Donna! CONGRATULATIONS! #7960947

Mitch Spence 9/20/2009 10:42:08 AM

Congrats again, Donna, on this excellent graphic finalist. #7961291

Tammy Espino 9/20/2009 12:56:13 PM

Congrats!!! :) #7961976

Terry L. Ellis 9/20/2009 4:00:47 PM

Way to go, Donna! Another terrific finalist! Congratulations! #7963165

Leslie McLain 9/20/2009 4:29:31 PM

Congrats on your wonderful finalist, Donna. #7963287

Jeff W. Robinson 9/20/2009 5:04:25 PM

Excellent - Congrats Donna on your Finalist! Jeff #7963455

Allen O. Howard 9/20/2009 6:50:42 PM

Very cool, Donna! Congratulations!!! #7963920

Teresa A. Burnett 9/20/2009 7:16:12 PM

And another huge congratulations on this wonderful finalist, Donna!!! #7964065

Marilyn K. Lincecum 9/21/2009 7:26:40 PM

Congratulations...beautiful B&W. #7968958

Sabrina Ryan 9/21/2009 7:40:48 PM

CONGRATULATIONS on this Fabulous B+W Finalist photo, Donna! #7969022

Tiia Vissak 9/22/2009 12:19:48 AM

Congratulations! #7969505

Donna LaMattino Pagakis 9/22/2009 3:04:41 PM

Thank you for your wonderful comments and congratulatory wishes. I truly appreciate them very much!!

Take care,

Donna #7972021

Sam Britt 9/22/2009 6:44:11 PM

Congratulations on all your finalists, Donna! #7972655

Kim Kleinschmidt 9/23/2009 1:58:23 PM

CONGRATULATIONS, Donna! #7975826

Amy Jackson 9/23/2009 2:01:22 PM

Congratulations, Donna!!!! :) #7975848

Tiia Vissak 9/23/2009 2:08:32 PM

Congratulations! #7975926

Nancyj Hovey 9/23/2009 2:09:59 PM

C O N G R A T U L A T I O N S
on your very deserving WINNER! 8o) #7975942

Tammy Espino 9/23/2009 2:11:04 PM

Congrats on your win!! :) #7975953

Donna LaMattino Pagakis 9/23/2009 2:18:41 PM

What a wonderful surprise! Thank you everyone for your congratulatory wishes!!!

Take care,

Donna #7976026

A P 9/23/2009 2:24:33 PM

CONGRATULATIONS ON YOUR
WINNER Pictures, Images and Photos #7976084

Eric Highfield 9/23/2009 2:25:06 PM

A most excellent image, Donna! Congrats on your win! #7976090

Les Rhoades 9/23/2009 2:31:54 PM

Congratulations!! #7976164

Brett Dolsen 9/23/2009 2:36:08 PM

Wonderfull winner beautifully captured Donna!!CONGRATULATIONS!!Brett #7976192

Amy M. Wilson 9/23/2009 2:40:10 PM

Congratulations on your excellent winner, Donna! #7976212

Marcel J. Fernandez 9/23/2009 3:04:57 PM

Congratulations, Donna on your super Winner. #7976351

Valentin M. Armianu 9/23/2009 3:33:30 PM

Congratulations! Fantastic winner! #7976451

Max Aureli 9/23/2009 4:09:51 PM

Congratulations Donna on this fantastic Winner!!!! #7976581

Stefania Barbier 9/23/2009 4:09:54 PM

congratulations on your gorgeous winner!!!!!!! #7976582

Mark Dodge 9/23/2009 4:17:19 PM

Congratulations, Donna! Way to go! Awesome shot :o) #7976635

Anita N. Hogue 9/23/2009 4:26:59 PM

So fantastic and unique Donna! A big Congratulations! #7976670

Debra R. Harder 9/23/2009 4:37:47 PM

This is AWESOME, Donna!! HUGE CONGRATULATIONS on your EXCELLENT GOLD WINNER!! Deb #7976723

Ann Coates 9/23/2009 4:39:14 PM

Huge congratulations Donna on your GOLD. #7976731

Alan L. Borror 9/23/2009 4:52:29 PM

Congratulations on your wonderful winner, Donna! #7976792

Aimee c. Eisaman 9/23/2009 4:55:42 PM


Congrats on your win Donna! Really an amazing POV! :~) #7976814

Eugenio Diaz 9/23/2009 5:07:51 PM

HUGE CONGRATULATIONS on your AMAZING Win!!!
Wonderful Work, here!
WTG, Donna! #7976887

Phyllis Burchett 9/23/2009 5:25:15 PM

So Cool!! Congrats on your WIN! #7976948

Renata Gusciora 9/23/2009 5:34:20 PM

Big congratulations on this fantastic winner,Donna! #7976993

Courtenay Vanderbilt 9/23/2009 5:37:36 PM

Yea, Donna! CONGRATULATIONS!!! #7977010

Sam Britt 9/23/2009 5:47:47 PM

Big Congrats on this Second Place Winner, Donna! #7977079

Yulianto Soeroso 9/23/2009 5:52:10 PM

wow CONGRATULATIONS!!! amazing #7977109

ROLAN NARMAN 9/23/2009 6:04:54 PM

Huge congrats on this gorgeous winner Donna! #7977174

Dennis Behm 9/23/2009 6:11:39 PM

Congratulations on your Win, Donna. #7977212

Jennifer L. Alder 9/23/2009 6:29:59 PM

Big congrats!!! :) #7977325

Leslie McLain 9/23/2009 6:36:02 PM

Congrats on your beautiful winner, Donna. #7977359

Donna LaMattino Pagakis 9/23/2009 6:39:53 PM

Thank you for your congratulatory wishes and super comments. I'm deeply honored!!!

You are all amazing!!! Take care,

Donna #7977381

Teresa A. Burnett 9/23/2009 6:44:52 PM

YAYYYYYYYY!!! Congratulations on your Gold Win Donna!!! #7977396

Christian Rosito 9/23/2009 6:54:18 PM

Congratulations Donna, this is a fantastic image, well deserved win! #7977427

Ken Smith 9/23/2009 7:11:46 PM

Love the design of this, Donna. Congrats to you!!! #7977481

Evy Johansen 9/23/2009 7:23:58 PM

BIG congratulations on this wonderful and well deserved win, Donna!! #7977539

Kara Hendricks 9/23/2009 7:24:20 PM

CONGRATULATIONS Pictures, Images and Photos #7977541

Deborah C. Lewinson 9/23/2009 8:27:45 PM

Congratulations, Donna, on your win!!!

Debby #7977731

Kelly S. Cavanaugh 9/23/2009 9:18:20 PM

Fantastic capture, Donna! Congratulations!! #7977816

frank w. degenhardt 9/23/2009 10:16:07 PM

Donna- Congratulations on the Win for this incredible work.Way to go my friend. #7977901

Katarina Mansson 9/23/2009 11:22:04 PM

Congrats Donna on your excellent EoD win! #7977960

Christine Czernin 9/23/2009 11:37:37 PM

Many congrats,Donne, on this excellent win. Perfect EOD example. #7977971

Renee Doyle 9/24/2009 1:27:08 AM

Big congrats to you Donna!!! WTG!!! #7978107

Daniel Ruf 9/24/2009 2:22:20 AM

Cool design and subject. #7978240

Jessica Jenney 9/24/2009 4:36:59 AM

Congratulations, Donna on your terrific win! #7978664

Jeff W. Robinson 9/24/2009 5:05:19 AM

Congrats on your 2nd Place Win Donna! Jeff #7978754

M.Christine Duncan 9/24/2009 6:43:13 AM

What an outstanding composition Donna, congrats on your win!!! And in B&W... it's perfection really!!! #7979133

Mary Beth Aiello 9/24/2009 6:50:53 AM

Just outstanding, Donna. Huge congrats on this wonderful Gold. #7979173

Nadya Johnson 9/24/2009 7:09:18 AM

Congratulations on your terrific winner, Donna! #7979263

Lois J. Adomite 9/24/2009 7:18:32 AM

Congratulations Donna, I missed this earlier, great lines, love the B&W. #7979298

Dr Silly 9/24/2009 8:12:38 AM

Congratulations Donna on your Gold. :O) #7979465

Daniella Puente 9/24/2009 10:20:43 AM

Congratulations Donna!!! #7979778

Leland N. Saunders 9/24/2009 1:32:59 PM

Congratulations, Donna ... great eye for this Winning capture.

Lee #7980265

Denny E. Barnes 9/24/2009 2:36:06 PM

Congratulations, Donna on your beautiful and well deserved Win!! Excellent!! #7980507

Patrick Rouzes 9/24/2009 7:18:18 PM

CONGRATULATIONS on this amazzing WINNER, Donna!!!!!! WTG!!!!!! #7981210

Cindy Bendush 9/24/2009 8:52:19 PM

Very cool Donna! Big congratulations on this fabulous winner! #7981420

Stephen Zacker 9/25/2009 3:47:53 AM

Cool perspective. Congratulations #7982011

Vicki Hunt 9/25/2009 6:36:31 AM

Way to go! This is amazing! #7982671

Donna LaMattino Pagakis 9/25/2009 6:55:14 AM

Thank you everyone, your comments are awesome!

Take care and keep up the beautiful work!

Donna #7982736

Terry L. Ellis 9/25/2009 6:19:54 PM

Congratulations, Donna, on your beautiful Second Place win! The b/w is perfect! #7984052

Julianne Bradford 9/25/2009 7:51:25 PM

Congratulations on this well deserved win Donna!! This is terrific!! #7984264

Robert K. Bemus 9/25/2009 11:36:56 PM

Congrats on your Winner, Donna!! #7984445

Susana Heide 9/26/2009 11:05:31 AM

It takes a lot of imagination and skill to be able to present this so well through a very creative composition! CONGRATS Donna!! #7985683

Colleen Farrell 9/26/2009 12:34:11 PM

WTG, Donna! Big congrats! #7985861

Linda Blair 9/27/2009 6:44:11 AM

Congratulations on your fantastic win!!!!!!! #7987557

Gord MacEachern 9/28/2009 1:15:42 PM

Congratulations Donna on this very well deserved GOLD WTG!!! #7991276

Susan M. Campbell 9/30/2009 6:28:02 PM

Way to go Donna....congrats!!!!!!!!! #7998941

Datha Y. Thompson 9/30/2009 7:34:51 PM

C O N G R A T U L A T I O N S ! ! ! #7999063

Kristi A. Howson 10/6/2009 4:57:07 PM

Congratulations Donna. The perspective on this one is incredible! #8014353

Christine R. Lobsinger 10/29/2009 1:35:54 PM

WOWOW Donna... this is the most amazing Boat capture I ever seen!!! Excellent POV/work!!!
CONGRATS to you and your Fabulous WINNER!

CHRISTINE
SMILING WITH YOU #8086266

Laura E. Swan 11/8/2009 2:34:28 PM

WHOA! COOL DONNA!!!! Thanks for the info on it, too! Great job and huge congrats!!!

-Laura :) #8114487

Joy Rector 11/14/2010 5:20:07 AM

love this shot #9033070

Donna LaMattino Pagakis 11/14/2010 10:03:29 AM

Thanks again to each of you! I appreciate your congratulatory wishes and awesome comments!

Donna #9033592


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Description

Earthrace is a 78 foot alternative fuel powered wave-piercing trimaran; part of a project to break the world record for circumnavigating the globe in a powerboat—and to do so using only renewable fuels. Captured September 19, 2006 at the Oceanside Harbor, CA. This AMAZING boat was on exhibit there for about a week!!

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*Elements of Design*

Exif: F Number: 5, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 10/5000 seconds, Flash: did not fire, auto mode, ISO: 64, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 7.10 mm, Model: C5050Z

Uploaded on 10/20/2008 12:00:45 AM

BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner


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