Secret Staircase

© Patricia A. Kuniega

Secret Staircase

Ali Atri 5/1/2005 12:08:32 AM

Very well made stairway shot. I specially like the lighting on the steps. #243340

Sharon Day 5/1/2005 12:11:45 AM

Fantastic shot, Pat!!! I love the flowers and these old old steps! #1307874

Evy Johansen 5/1/2005 12:14:35 AM

Wow - Love it!! Wonderful light and composition! Gorgeous image, Patricia! #1307885

Gaurav Mehra 5/1/2005 12:21:46 AM

I'm in love with this picture, Patricia!!! One of the most amazing staircases I've ever seen. Its a truly beautiful capture. #1307901

S J 5/1/2005 12:27:19 AM

Right now I'm thinking of visiting that place, Patricia!! I could very well see myself sitting on the top step!! Such an excellent image!! I just love it!! #1307913

Cathy Stancil 5/1/2005 12:40:05 AM

Beautiful staircase Patricia ! I could almost see fairies flying by...Love the feel of this wonderful image ! #1307935

Patty Razonable 5/1/2005 12:57:45 AM

Fabulous composition, lighting, and contrast very well blended. Beautiful image! #1307951

Karen Engelbreth 5/1/2005 12:57:52 AM

WOW - wonderful image - good eye, Patricia! #1307952

Carolyn M. Fletcher 5/1/2005 3:22:13 AM

Beautiful! #1308005

Carla Metzler 5/1/2005 4:14:37 AM

Gorgeous image, Patricia! #1308038

Darren K. Fisher 5/1/2005 4:23:52 AM

And what a beautiful staircase it is. The lighting and detail are stunning. Job well done Pat. #1308060

Kathleen Clemons 5/1/2005 4:30:14 AM

Beautiful, Pat! #1308086

Stephanie Lyons 5/1/2005 4:57:54 AM

Wow! This is amazing! Love the lighting and composition! So very beautiful! #1308192

Donna W. Neal 5/1/2005 5:26:33 AM

Awesome, reminds me of the falls in Oregon. #1308327

Tammy Scott 5/1/2005 5:31:43 AM

Lovely image and great title, Patricia! #1308357

Claudia Kuhn 5/1/2005 5:34:03 AM

Great lines and textures Pat! #1308366

Debra Booth 5/1/2005 6:17:49 AM

Gorgeous shot, Pat! You've made it look like a magical place! #1308474

Kathryn (Love) Scheet 5/1/2005 6:22:27 AM

fantastic find and beautifully captured! #1308490

Michael McCook 5/1/2005 8:32:55 AM

GREAT, GREAT, GREAT!!!! Nice job Pat! #1308788

Dale Gast 5/1/2005 2:44:59 PM

Pat, what a remarkable image! Very, very pretty!!! #1309384

Arya Bandyopadhyay 5/1/2005 11:27:34 PM

Fantastic capture, Pat!! #1310140

Cora Miller 5/2/2005 12:21:46 AM

This is a 'story' image with great atmosphere. A most excellent image, Patricia! Where did you find this gem? #1310184

The Judges at 6/20/2005 3:56:38 PM

Nice lighting on this very inviting stairway. #1494292

Cindy Paquette 6/21/2005 5:26:32 PM

Congrats Pat! #1499862

Pamela K 6/21/2005 5:43:29 PM

Neat capture! Congratulations!

Pam #1500055

Tammy Scott 6/21/2005 6:02:30 PM

Wonderful finalist! Congratulations, Patricia! #1500249

Sharon Day 6/21/2005 6:24:51 PM

Congratulations, Pat!!! Another of my favorites! #1500458

Serena Pierce 6/21/2005 8:37:27 PM

Love it!! Congratulations!! #1501533

Patty Razonable 6/22/2005 1:22:30 AM

Congratulations on your finalist!! #1502596

S J 6/22/2005 5:53:08 AM

Congratulations on this excellent Finalist, Patricia!! #1503818

Patricia A. Kuniega 6/22/2005 7:30:47 AM

Thank you very much for taking the time to comment! I wish you each lots of success in the rest of the contest! #1504658

KHAWLA Haddad 6/22/2005 12:27:45 PM

Congratulations on this beatiful image well don love the title great job!!! #1506444

Debra Booth 6/22/2005 5:09:54 PM

Congratulations, Pat!! #1507574

Cesar J. La Rosa 6/22/2005 10:08:16 PM

Congratulations on this BEAUTIFUL Finalist, Pat!!! #1508496

Bonnie C. Lackey 6/23/2005 12:53:03 AM

And it's a winner big time!!!! Congrats, Pat!!! #1508743

Kerby Pfrangle 6/23/2005 1:11:06 AM


Congratulations on your FIRST PLACE win.

Job well done.

Kerby #1508786

Jim Kinnunen 6/23/2005 1:16:06 AM

Beautiful winning image, Patricia!!!! #1508802

Stanley J. Contrades 6/23/2005 1:28:16 AM

:-)!! Big CONGRATULATIONS on your First Place win, Pat!!
Much Aloha,
Stan #1508832

Evy Johansen 6/23/2005 2:28:30 AM

Hi Patricia! I knew this gorgeous image was a winner!! Many congratulations on your well deserved First Place win! #1508939

Marsha S. Smith 6/23/2005 2:37:19 AM

Not sure how I missed this before, but I can certainly see how it won this first place slot - it is gorgeous - congratulations, Pat! #1508958

Patricia A. Kuniega 6/23/2005 2:49:24 AM

Thank you all so much! I logged in at 5 a.m. before I had my first cup of coffee and wondered more than once if I was still dreaming! : ) #1508997

Donna W. Neal 6/23/2005 3:25:12 AM

Congratulations Pat this is a well deserved winner! #1509119

Tammy Scott 6/23/2005 3:43:22 AM

Congratulations, Patricia, on a well deserved win! #1509212

KHAWLA Haddad 6/23/2005 3:58:42 AM

Congratulation Pat on this wonderful winner!!! #1509311

Cindy Paquette 6/23/2005 4:06:53 AM

This one is so very beautiful Pat...a high five congratulations on your winner!!!!!!!!!! #1509358

Janet Detota 6/23/2005 4:37:14 AM

Excellent lighting, comp and textures!
Congratulations on your win!! #1509517

Lani T. Broadbent 6/23/2005 4:45:59 AM

Congratulations on your First Place win! Fantastic Capture! #1509552

Judith G. Secco 6/23/2005 5:16:30 AM

Woohoo!!! Big congratulations on your first place win, Pat. This is really wonderful.
Judy #1509712

Kasia Elser 6/23/2005 5:28:17 AM

Congrats! Great shot! #1509770

Sharon Day 6/23/2005 5:51:51 AM

Big congratulations on your first place win, Pat!!! One of my favorite images!!! I really love this one! #1509823

Diane Addonizio 6/23/2005 5:52:36 AM

Congratulations, Pat ! Fantastic image!!! #1509827

Marie Fields 6/23/2005 6:04:56 AM

Congratulations on this gorgeous winning image, Pat! Love it!!! #1509901

Paul C. Gazzanigo 6/23/2005 6:18:10 AM

Beautifull seen, Wonderfully presented ... so well done, Pat. Congratulations! #1509998

Laura E. OConnor 6/23/2005 6:24:48 AM


Jill Flynn 6/23/2005 6:55:04 AM

Congratulations on your FIRST PLACE WIN Patricia! #1510151

Darren K. Fisher 6/23/2005 7:16:34 AM

Awesome job and a big CONGRATS!!! #1510234

Laurence Saliba 6/23/2005 7:19:47 AM

A BIG CONGRATS Patricia!!!!!!!! Well deserved 1st place. #1510257

Susan T. Evans 6/23/2005 8:14:46 AM

A Big Congrats Pat on your first place win, awesome work. #1510487

Karen Bacon 6/23/2005 8:15:36 AM

A big congratulations on this lovely image Pat! #1510490

Kay Beausoleil 6/23/2005 8:48:27 AM

Congratulations on your first prize, Patricia -- a lovely, simple composition! #1510654

Opal Cross 6/23/2005 8:50:33 AM

Congradulations,for being a winner. Lovely image. #1510663

Patricia A. Kuniega 6/23/2005 8:54:57 AM

My heartfelt thanks to all of you for your comments! #1510681

ADILSON F. FERREIRA 6/23/2005 9:06:14 AM

Congratulations on your first place win Patricia!!! #1510727

Donald K. Cherry 6/23/2005 9:12:14 AM

Congrats on this well deserved winner, Patricia!! #1510769

Terry L. Ellis 6/23/2005 9:45:53 AM

Congratulations, Patricia, on this fabulous first place win! #1510964

Robert Mann 6/23/2005 10:07:20 AM

Love the textures, composition and lighting, Pat! Big congrats on your first place prize! Hurray! #1511036

Mary N C. Taitt 6/23/2005 10:26:24 AM

Congratulations, Pat, a beautiful shot! (Where is it?) Nice lighting, ver delicate and detailed. #1511091

Kara L. Hendricks 6/23/2005 10:54:18 AM

Congratulations on your gorgeous 1st place win Pat!! This is a BEAUTY!!! #1511204

Deborah Sandidge 6/23/2005 10:54:53 AM

Beautiful win, Patricia, congratulations! #1511207

Patricia A. Kuniega 6/23/2005 11:01:06 AM

Thank you all so very much for your kind words, and as always, your support! It means a lot!

Mary, this was taken in New Britain, Pennsylvania. #1511233

Stacey A. Bates 6/23/2005 11:04:44 AM

Congrats Patricia, So beautiful!!! #1511248

William C. Raco 6/23/2005 1:10:08 PM

Very nicely done, Pat!

bill #1511729

Bobbie Davis 6/23/2005 2:32:28 PM

Congratulations!!!!!! Very well deserved!!! #1512085

Debra Booth 6/23/2005 2:45:44 PM

Congratulations, Pat!! #1512162

Jonna Bergström 6/23/2005 3:21:41 PM

Congratulations Patricia!!! #1512306

Barbara K. Breitsameter 6/23/2005 3:33:53 PM

WTG Patricia! #1512352

Monika Sapek 6/23/2005 4:19:51 PM

Patricia, this is a really beautiful photograph with great colors and textures! Many congratulations on your First Place Win!

Anita Taylor 6/23/2005 4:20:45 PM

What a wonderful find, Patricia! Great exposure and congrats on your win :) #1512533

Murry Grigsby 6/23/2005 7:00:46 PM

Thanks for transporting us to such a wonderful place and congratualtions on your win Pat!! #1512931

Cora Miller 6/23/2005 7:39:51 PM

A very well deserving win! Congratulations, Patricia! #1513008

Carol Brill 6/23/2005 8:35:12 PM

Congratulations on placing first with this marvelous image, Pat! #1513140

Julie Abston 6/23/2005 8:37:47 PM

This is gorgeous Pat!! A BIG congratulations on your 1st place win!!!!! #1513149

Cesar J. La Rosa 6/23/2005 9:47:06 PM

Congratulations, Pat!!! #1513316

Phil Sauvey 6/24/2005 12:01:24 AM


Congrats on your 1st place! Wonderful photograph and well deserved. #1513541

Deborah C. Lewinson 6/24/2005 3:14:05 AM

Congratulations on your first place win, Pat, for this fabulous image!!
-Debby #1513874

Claudia Kuhn 6/24/2005 4:18:18 AM

Beautiful, congrats Pat on your win!! #1514183

Allan L. Whitehead 6/24/2005 4:22:37 AM

Patricia, congratulations on this magnificent 'First Place' win in last month's contest in the 'Travel' category. It is very richly deserved, my very dear friend - your good friend, Allan

ps - this wants to make me 'step' up and pack a bag, eh…

Well done - 'A'… #1514214

Piotr M. Organa 6/24/2005 4:26:05 AM

Beautiful photo, Patricia!
Congratulations!!! #1514240

S J 6/24/2005 6:15:15 AM

Congratulations on this FIRST PLACE WIN, Patricia!! #1514633

Wendy Stevenson 6/24/2005 11:23:11 AM

Big congratulations on your FIRST PLACE WIN Patricia! Such a warm and inviting image you've created! #1515912

Kathleen Clemons 6/24/2005 11:23:18 AM

A big YEA for you, Pat! Congrats! #1515914

Joy Rector 6/24/2005 12:38:55 PM

Congrats on your win. It is gorgeous. #1516124

Dolores Neilson 6/24/2005 2:39:33 PM

Big congrats Patricia!! Woo hoo! #1516698

Cathy Barrows 6/24/2005 6:06:38 PM

WTG..Congrats! this #1517126

Sara Jensen 6/24/2005 7:05:52 PM

Congratulations. The win was well deserved, it is a beautiful picture. #1517245

Wally Orlowsky 6/25/2005 3:12:58 AM

Congratulations on this beautiful and mysterious winner, Pat! #1517842

Stephen Zacker 6/25/2005 6:25:51 AM

Wonderful mood and lighting. Congratulations #1518477

Colette M. Metcalf 6/25/2005 6:41:46 PM

Congratulations to you Pat!!! #1520214

Susana Ms Heide 6/25/2005 10:23:57 PM

I'm finally getting around to congratulating all the winners!! So here goes an official congrats to you Pat!!! This is simply MAGICAL!! So well deserved! #1520579

Terry R. Hatfield 6/26/2005 3:30:43 AM

Congratulations To You Pat On Your 1st Place Winner!! #1520833

Terrill Province 6/27/2005 12:45:23 PM

Captivatingly beautiful work... #1526946

Lisa Pereira 6/28/2005 1:17:14 PM

Congratulations Pat on this awesome image! The lighting and composition are just perfect! Fantastic job! hope all is well ;-) #1531963

Tammy McAllister 6/29/2005 4:47:50 AM

Your eye on this one was superb Pat! The composition, lighting ...everything about it gives a mood from another place in time.
So well done!
Tootles #1534367

Roger D. Meador 8/28/2005 5:11:47 AM

What a striking, powerful image. I have no superlatives grand enough for it. #1775580

Bill Houghton 10/23/2005 1:27:15 AM

This is a beautiful shot Patricia. Nice job. #1986745

Tori A. Woods 11/5/2005 9:27:50 AM

Patricia....I just ran across this beautiful winning photo of stopped me for a second look......the staircase looks old and unused but at the same time it takes me to a place that is "enchanted" such as in a fairy makes me want to see what's at the top of the stairs.....nice work and congrats on being a winner.......Tori #2038079

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Camera: Nikon D70 Digital SLR Camera All Time Best Photo Contest Winner Photo Contest FIRST PLACE Winner

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