Tom Andersen 3/6/2005 5:24:31 AM

Great capture, Jan! I love it! #221833

Donald K. Cherry 3/6/2005 5:32:24 AM

Cool shot, Jan!! Reminds me of the old Brady Bunch episoded where the boys and girls squared off for a card stacking contest to determine who got to redeem the stamps for a nice prize! #1151059

Sharon Day 3/6/2005 5:44:24 AM

Fantastic shot, Jan!!! Very creative and well executed! #1151106

William C. Raco 3/6/2005 6:09:09 AM

Wow, amazing timing on your part, Jan
Excellent photo and technique!


Janet L. Skinner 3/6/2005 6:23:02 AM

Hopefully you got it on the first try!! Excellent, Jan!! #1151251

Gianna Stadelmyer 3/6/2005 6:34:51 AM

Thanks so much for your very nice comments, Tom, Donald, Sharon, Bill, and Janet! No, this undortunately didn't happen on the first try. I built the houe of cards and then accidentally kowcked it down before I even took the first shot. Then built it two more times because of knock-downs. Then decided to switch from a white bg to a gray one b/c the white looked too unified and I wanted more "instability". THEN about 100 shots (no, I am not exaggerating) to get the timing of dropping the cards right. Was very frustrating after awhile, but I finally got what I was after:-) #1151273

Gianna Stadelmyer 3/6/2005 6:37:28 AM

Geez, if only I could type!!! That's what happens when you type with a toddler on your lap! I gotta get better at proofreading before hitting the submit button! LOL! Anyway, hopefully you get the gist of the above statement:-) #1151275

Casey A. Hanson 3/6/2005 7:24:23 AM

Very cool! #1151348

Carla Metzler 3/6/2005 7:59:43 AM

Fantastic capture, Jan! #1151406

Marsha S. Smith 3/6/2005 11:23:00 AM

Great shot, Jan. Was this another shot for a photography class? Just sooo coool! #1151781

Robin L. Wehrman 3/6/2005 1:42:16 PM

WOW! Outstanding capture and very creative, Jan! Excellent work on this!!! #1151978

Kathleen Clemons 3/6/2005 4:53:05 PM

Nicely done, Jan! #1152231

Jane Sampson 3/6/2005 5:01:28 PM

Jan this is really cool. Nicely planned and excellently executed image.

I took your advice and joined up here at Thanks very much for the tip! #1152237

Jan Van Assche 4/21/2005 1:52:48 PM

Happy to see this as a finalist... congratulations ! #1277210

Claudette Foote 4/21/2005 2:23:48 PM

Wow it is wonderful.. it reminds me of my old days when I was young at the cottage.. I would do this and my brother just to make me mad... well you know...shake the table or something.. and I would have to start over...great shot congrat!!!! #1277324

Evy Johansen 4/21/2005 11:03:14 PM

Congratulations - again - on a wonderful WIN, Jan! #1279069

Dan Holm 4/21/2005 11:28:23 PM

Wow!!! CONGRATULATIONS Jan, on this awesome WIN!! #1279136

Sharon Day 4/22/2005 3:47:38 AM

Fantastic image, Jan!!! Big congratulations!!! #1279581

Wally Orlowsky 4/22/2005 5:21:57 AM

Congratulations on another creative winner, Jan! #1280024

Murry Grigsby 4/22/2005 6:21:23 AM

Congrats on another super image and win Jan!! I can't help but think of ENRON when I look at it :0) #1280336

Leanne M.E. Boyd 4/22/2005 7:49:02 AM

Very creative, Jan! Congratulations on your win! #1280661

Eric Schneider 4/22/2005 8:18:52 AM

Cnograts on your winssss! #1280768

Tom Andersen 4/22/2005 9:07:57 AM

Congratulations on another win, Jan! This is truly fabulous! Very, very creative! #1280912

Kathleen Clemons 4/22/2005 9:23:27 AM

Congrats again, Jan! #1280962

Stephen Zacker 4/22/2005 10:04:27 AM

Congratulations on a very creative image #1281127

Marsha S. Smith 4/22/2005 1:19:09 PM

Super winner! Congratulations, Jan! #1281720

Nancy Grace Chen 4/22/2005 2:13:15 PM

Cool concept and excellent execution! Congratulations on your winner.

Nancy #1281851

William C. Raco 4/22/2005 6:49:42 PM

Wow, wonderful photo, Jan

bill #1282443

Allan L. Whitehead 4/23/2005 5:11:54 AM

Jan, congratulations on both these wonderful wins in March's contest, they're richly deserved, my dear friend - your friend, Allan #1283163

Allan L. Whitehead 4/23/2005 5:11:55 AM

Jan, congratulations on both these wonderful wins in March's contest, they're richly deserved, my dear friend - your friend, Allan #1283164

Pat E. Sheffield 4/23/2005 5:24:12 AM

Congratulations Jan !!!!! #1283234

Kristen McKain 4/23/2005 7:47:41 AM

Awesome! Congrats! #1283696

Cora Miller 4/23/2005 5:34:46 PM

GREAT shot!! Congratulations on your win, Jan! #1284850

Carol Brill 4/23/2005 9:14:45 PM

Jan, great use of technique, congratulations on your win! #1285340

Leonard Pierce 4/24/2005 8:03:58 PM

Congratulations on your Second Place win!!! #1288243

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f/10, 1/50, ISO 400, flash, tripod, timer release, natural window light. Submitted under special effects because I used a slow shutter speed to show the movement of the falling cards.

Uploaded on 3/6/2005 5:16:31 AM All Time Best Photo Contest Editor's Pick Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner

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