Essentially Irish

© Mitch Spence

Essentially Irish

Donna LaMattino Pagakis Student 5/9/2009 12:27:36 PM

Great setting, colors and tones. A very interesting image with an excellent mood Mitch! #1125623

Kathleen M. Rinker 5/9/2009 12:36:20 PM

Great image Mitch, wonderful comp and subject, very well done!! #7503327

Debra K. Johnson 5/9/2009 12:47:20 PM

Wonderful image! #7503355

Renata Gusciora 5/9/2009 1:31:39 PM

Outstanding composition,fabulous image with great tones,Mitch! #7503421

Pat Gamwell 5/9/2009 1:35:36 PM

Terrific tones on this stunning image, Mitch! Happy Mother's Day, girlfriend! #7503432

Richard D. Love 5/9/2009 2:08:03 PM

Wonderful photo, Mitch. Outstanding composition. I really like the colors and textures.

Rick #7503486

Lynne Morris 5/9/2009 2:44:02 PM

Oh I love this Mitch, what a fantastic capture with great comp and light. #7503539

Tammy M. Anderson 5/9/2009 6:15:19 PM

Love the composition and tones. Wonderful capture, Mitch. #7503981

Nikki McDonald 5/9/2009 6:55:33 PM

Very very cool in every way, Mitch -- as everyone else is saying. The composition and tones are particularly nice. #7504047

Patricia A. Coblentz 5/9/2009 8:31:33 PM

Wonderful composition, colors, tones and textures...and indeed, the essentials...captured beautifully, Mitch!
Patti #7504233

Anne M. Young 5/9/2009 11:53:19 PM

Superb! #7504372

Tammy Espino 5/10/2009 1:06:37 PM

Wonderful Capture! I have a friend who lives In County Tipperary, Clonmel! This reminds me of a place she would live!! :) #7506217

Melissa Olsen 5/10/2009 2:16:48 PM

Images like this one don't come any better. Fantastic, Mitch!
Hooray...I am done with spring planting, perhaps I can get caught up on my commenting. :-) #7506435

Sabrina Ryan 5/10/2009 5:34:58 PM

Wonderfully composed photo, Mitch! #7506886

Anne McKinnell 5/10/2009 5:59:30 PM

It's a classic!!! Absolutely gorgeous! #7506938

Walter H. Wiesbeck 5/10/2009 6:19:04 PM

Beautiful capture,love these house not to big not to small just wright,Mitch,beautiful work, #7507024

Stefania Barbier 5/11/2009 12:29:15 AM

wonderful!!!!! #7507620

Mitch Spence 5/11/2009 10:54:00 AM

Donna, Kathleen, Debra, Renata, Pat, Richard, Lynne, Tammy, Nikki, Patti, Anne, Tammy Melissa, Sabrina, Anne, Walter, and Stefania--I thank you! #7509478

Amalia Sylvia Arriaga Salinas 5/11/2009 12:45:53 PM

Lovely image Mitch!,
Amalia #7509776

Leslie McLain 5/12/2009 2:03:42 PM

Beautiful image, the bike is a terrific touch. #7513651

Nikki McDonald 5/12/2009 7:02:33 PM

Well, they got it right this time :) Congrats on the EP, Mitch #7514199

Joannie M. Bertucci 5/12/2009 7:07:40 PM

An Irish beauty down to the bone! #7514213

Debra R. Harder 5/14/2009 8:24:37 AM

I LOVE scenes like this, Mitch!! Excellent lighting, colors and comp. So picture perfect...beautifully done!! Deb #7519770

Mitch Spence 5/14/2009 9:01:04 AM

Amalia, Leslie, Nikki, Joannie, and Deb--thank you! :) #7519892

Linda L. Ruiz 5/15/2009 9:02:34 AM


Mitch Spence 5/16/2009 10:40:01 AM

Thank you, Linda. :) #7527481

Gail P. Sullivan 5/18/2009 11:30:36 AM

Hi Mitch...very nice and the toning makes it special. #7533483

Mitch Spence 5/20/2009 9:38:16 AM

Hi, Gail, and thank you. :) #7540489

Marisol Pastor 6/1/2009 4:12:38 PM

Fantastic capture Mitch. Love the scene, the composition and colors ... and the way the image is framed by the brown earth and the brown roof. #7586511

Mitch Spence 6/7/2009 9:00:31 AM

Hi, Marisol, and thank you. :) #7605383

Jean B. Hall 6/16/2009 10:08:40 AM

Great shot! I have one sort of similar from Germany. #7636696

Valentin M. Armianu 6/19/2009 12:55:07 PM

Congratulations on this wonderful Finalist!!! #7648814

Susan Fox 6/19/2009 1:23:08 PM

Congratulations on your wonderful finalist Mitch! #7649038

Patrick Rouzes 6/19/2009 1:23:43 PM

CONGRATULATIONS on this amazing finalist,Mitch!!! #7649046

Nikki McDonald 6/19/2009 1:25:49 PM

Way to score with another of my favorites, Mitch. Congratulations on the finalist badge and good luck in the next round #7649064

Tiia Vissak 6/19/2009 1:35:05 PM

Congratulations! #7649147

Peter Appelbaum 6/19/2009 2:48:23 PM

Outstanding finalist Mitch. Congrats. Peter #7649739

Stefania Barbier 6/19/2009 3:25:17 PM

huge congrats Mitch! #7650094

Renee Doyle 6/19/2009 4:40:52 PM

Well seen and captured Mitch!! Congratulations!! #7650698

Gina Cormier 6/19/2009 4:58:27 PM

CONGRATS!!!!!!! WTG!! #7650857

Jean B. Hall 6/19/2009 4:59:37 PM

Congratulations, Mitch! Well deserved. #7650869

Daniella Puente 6/19/2009 5:17:08 PM

WTG Mitch! Congratulations :))) #7651092

Patricia A. Coblentz 6/19/2009 5:20:12 PM

Congratulations, Mitch!!
Patti #7651115

Anne M. Young 6/19/2009 6:59:47 PM

Congratulations - super capture! #7652020

Sabrina Ryan 6/19/2009 7:18:02 PM

Congratulations on your excellent Finalist, Mitch! #7652166

Donna LaMattino Pagakis 6/19/2009 8:11:36 PM

Congratulations on your finalist Mitch, awesome! #7652540

Susan M. Hembree 6/19/2009 9:21:51 PM

Love it, Mitch! Congratulations on your finalist! #7652929

Katarina Mansson 6/20/2009 4:01:56 AM

Love this Mitch! Colors, patterns, composition and light are wonderful. Congratualtions! #7654358

Eugenio Diaz 6/20/2009 6:48:50 AM

Congratulations on your AMAZING Finalist Mitch!!! Fantastic work!
Lovely image! #7655220

Courtenay Vanderbilt 6/20/2009 7:36:30 AM

Awesome, Mitch! Congratulations! #7655566

Phil Stith 6/20/2009 8:07:41 AM

Congratulations on your terrific finalist,
Mitch! #7655846

Teresa A. Burnett 6/20/2009 8:07:51 AM

And another huge congrats on this marvelous finalist Mitch!! #7655850

Vladan D. Djordjevic 6/20/2009 12:48:25 PM

Huge congrats on your fantastic finalist!


Colleen Farrell 6/20/2009 12:54:54 PM

Well seen and beautifully composed, Mitch! Big congrats on your finalist! #7657438

Debra R. Harder 6/20/2009 3:24:34 PM

I knew the moment I saw this it was a winner!! Congratulations, Mitch, on your outstanding finalist!!! Deb #7658229

Sam Britt 6/20/2009 6:13:35 PM

Congratulations, Mitch!! #7658873

Jeff W. Robinson 6/21/2009 3:45:14 AM

Congrats Mitch on your Outstanding Finalist!! Jeff #7659956

Ken Smith 6/21/2009 6:54:10 AM

Very nostalgic. Love the effects, Mitch! #7660558

William F. Clair 6/21/2009 9:53:36 AM

OUTSTANDING!!!! My kind of photo!!!
scrapinwillie #7661079

Anne McKinnell 6/21/2009 9:50:14 PM

Not surprised to see this one as a finalist, Mitch! Congratulations! #7662906

Leland N. Saunders 6/24/2009 4:46:39 AM

Congratulations on the Finalist, Mitch ... well deserved ... !!

Lee #7672908

Marisol Pastor 6/24/2009 9:38:03 AM

Congratulations Mitch! #7673962

Mitch Spence 6/28/2009 9:44:14 AM

Thank you everyone for all your great comments and congratulations. They mean a lot to me. :) #7686611

Amanda D. Austwick 7/28/2009 7:27:48 PM

CONGRATULATIONS on your Finalist Award!!!
I have not been to Ireland for decades, and it is hard to believe that you can still find cottages like this! What a great find and capture! #7792160

Mitch Spence 8/1/2009 10:32:44 AM

Thanks a lot, Amanda. Yes, I think some of the cottages are just timeless. #7804171

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The essential Irish cottage with its essential bicycle.

Travel and Place

Exif: F Number: 5, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/500 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 200, FocalLength: 12.10 mm, Model: DMC-FZ30

Uploaded on 5/9/2009 12:16:16 PM

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Camera: Nikon D80 Digital SLR Camera Photo Contest Finalist

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