The Night Before Christmas....

© Gail Vitikacs

The Night Before  Christmas....

William C. Raco level-addict 12/21/2008 5:23:55 PM

This is wonderful, Gail
Beautiful scene and sparkling highlights
Merry Christmas to you and your family! #1055155

Josie Detmers 12/21/2008 5:26:54 PM

I love this looks like a Christmas card!!! It has such a warm and homey feeling to it!!! #6921120

Gail Vitikacs level-addict 12/21/2008 5:27:42 PM

Thank you Bill and Josie! #6921123

Linda Proctor 12/21/2008 5:29:11 PM

How beautiful Gail!! A wonderful Christmas scene! #6921130

Tamera S. Phillips 12/21/2008 5:35:01 PM

Beautiful effects Gail. What a wonderful holiday image! #6921147

Ken Smith level-addict 12/21/2008 5:42:16 PM

Excellent job with the star filter...or whatever it's certainly sets the mood for Christmas. Have a blessed Christmas and holiday safe and enjoy your family! #6921169

Joanne E. Bohenstengel 12/21/2008 6:00:07 PM


Angie M. Davis 12/21/2008 6:14:45 PM

This is wonderful, Gail!! I would love to spend Christmas in this room. :) #6921229

Tammy D. Ferren level-addict 12/21/2008 7:43:31 PM

Beautiful effects, Gail! This is Christmas card perfect! Merrry Christmas to you and yours! #6921441

Roger Fry 12/21/2008 9:07:57 PM

Beautiful depiction of the PERFECT Christmas ! Oh that my house were like this ! #6921847

Marilyn K. Lincecum level-addict 12/21/2008 10:30:57 PM

Beautiful Christmas scene and I love the effects. Ditto with Tammy's comment..Christmas card perfect. #6922480

Stefania Barbier level-addict 12/22/2008 1:24:41 AM

SUPERB!!!!!!! #6923525

Carolyn M. Fletcher level-addict 12/22/2008 3:15:44 AM

Merry Christmas to you!!! Lovely shot!! #6924010

Robert Baer 12/23/2008 6:51:25 AM

and a merry christmas to you too. thanks for sharing this festive, warm holiday image. #6933694

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna 12/23/2008 2:32:14 PM


This is a lovely lovely Christmas card!!!!!! :-) k #6935220

Boyd L. Alexander 12/27/2008 3:56:54 AM

Gail this is PERFECT!!!! Norman Rockwell could not have captured the spirit of Christmas as well as you have. Well done my friend, well done !!!!!!!! #6946176

Leslie McLain level-addict 12/27/2008 5:12:43 AM

Beautiful Christmas card with wonderful effects. #6946411

Bill Knaps level-addict 1/4/2009 6:04:38 PM

A beautiful tree and capture Gail. Hope you had a Wonderful Christmas. Bill #6982491

Deb Koskovich 1/6/2009 6:19:22 AM

WWOOOWWWW!! Winner, Gail!!! #6989154

Lisa J. Boulden level-addict 1/7/2009 2:26:34 PM

Really stunning! #6997014

Joyce Baldassarre 1/21/2009 5:23:29 PM

Great shot!!! Congratulations!!! #7062927

Deb Koskovich 1/21/2009 5:28:24 PM

Yay, I'm so glad for you...this was a favorite of mine! #7062989

Boyd L. Alexander 1/21/2009 6:02:42 PM

Gail...Congratulations on being a finalist...this deserves to be a winner!!

I am so proud of are the best!!!!! #7063384

M.Christine Duncan 1/21/2009 6:12:50 PM

Another lovely finalist image Gail... terrific work, congrats!!! #7063493

Tamera S. Phillips 1/21/2009 6:14:50 PM

Congratulations on this Finalist! #7063520

Robert Baer 1/21/2009 6:23:43 PM

congrats for this very magical image. #7063638

Shawn Jennings level-addict 1/21/2009 6:32:22 PM

This is excellent, Gail! Congratulations on your finalist! #7063749

Gail Vitikacs level-addict 1/21/2009 6:38:31 PM

Thank you of luck to everyone! #7063826

Susan M. Hembree level-addict 1/21/2009 6:41:19 PM

Congratulations, Gail! #7063858

Ken Smith level-addict 1/21/2009 7:09:17 PM

Hi Gail...congrats to you.. a very cozy setting! #7064145

VISHVAJIT JUIKAR level-addict 1/21/2009 8:55:39 PM

congrats on this beautiful Finalist ! lovely capture #7065068

Usman M. Bajwa level-addict 1/21/2009 10:35:10 PM

Huge congratulations on this wonderful Finalist.

UB. #7065602

Bojan Bencic level-addict 1/21/2009 10:56:03 PM

Congratulations on your finalist, Gail. #7065712

Nadya Johnson level-addict 1/22/2009 8:34:21 AM

Congratulations on your outstanding finalist! #7068183

Colleen Farrell level-addict 1/22/2009 9:07:58 AM

Beautiful! Congratulations on an awesome finalist! #7068320

MELODIE C. ROBERTS 1/22/2009 10:20:20 AM

This is Magical Gail!!
Congratulations!!! #7068551

Agnes Fegan level-addict 1/22/2009 11:10:15 AM

So beautiful...congratulations! #7068773

Stefania Barbier level-addict 1/22/2009 11:24:01 AM


Gail Vitikacs level-addict 1/22/2009 11:30:07 AM

Thank you all very much!!! #7068917

Sandy Stigliano 1/22/2009 11:54:55 AM

Congratulations! #7069101

Patrick Rouzes level-addict 1/22/2009 2:24:01 PM

Love it!!! CONGRATULATIONS on this amazing finalist, Gail!!! #7069715

Sam Britt 1/22/2009 5:12:15 PM

Congratulations, beautiful finalist, Gail! #7070586

Shelly A. Van Camp level-addict 1/22/2009 5:24:59 PM

Congrats, my friend!!! LOVE THIS! Are the lights captured or is this some of the spice? :) #7070688

Pamela Shane 1/22/2009 5:40:12 PM

Congratulations Gail, on your beautiful
finalist! #7070783

Angie M. Davis 1/22/2009 5:48:18 PM

Congratulations, Gail!! I love this!! #7070819

Dianna Murphy 1/23/2009 5:20:42 PM

Congratulations on your fabulous image! #7076156

Eugenio Diaz 1/24/2009 6:50:31 AM

Congratulations on your amazing Finalist...Fantastic work and beautiful image...WTG #7079159

Cassie L. Woodlee 1/24/2009 1:41:41 PM

I love this Gail, congratulations!!!!! #7080380

Linda Blair 1/25/2009 8:01:33 AM

So beautiful....congratulations!!!! #7083827

Susan Fox 1/25/2009 6:32:39 PM

The spirit of Christmas eve is wonderfully captured here! I'd love to sit next to that tree and watch the fire.

Great job! Congrats!!! #7086425

Marilyn K. Lincecum level-addict 1/25/2009 10:54:58 PM

Beautiful..I am so happy to see this again. Congratulations Gail on a well deserved finalist. #7087189

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Exif: F Number: 8, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/1 seconds, Flash: did not fire., ISO: 1600, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 44.00 mm, Model: NIKON D300

Uploaded on 12/21/2008 5:17:20 PM Photo Contest Finalist

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