Hot 'Lanta

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Hot 'Lanta

Tammy M. Anderson Student 8/28/2009 4:04:41 AM

Hi Ken, this is just fantastic. Excellent colours, composition and dof. Wonderful capture of the light. #1173527

Nikki McDonald 8/28/2009 4:20:04 AM

Beautiful tones, Ken -- the sky works wonderfully here. #7894972

Agnes Fegan 8/28/2009 4:32:09 AM

Looks like Georgia and Nebraska work well together! #7894992

Claudia Kuhn 8/28/2009 4:35:57 AM

Beautiful Ken, love all the twinkling lights. #7894998

Renee Doyle 8/28/2009 4:48:30 AM

Cool sky and great use of slow shutter Ken!!!! Wonderful comp and clarity in this excellent twilight capture!! #7895014

Courtenay Vanderbilt 8/28/2009 5:25:32 AM

Hey, that's quite a compliment coming from the 'Twilight Queen'!!! I was laughing as I opened this b/c my mind was saying 'I don't believe that sky' as I was reading your description!! ;-) Fantastic combination, Ken, and wonderful capture! #7895120

Gina Cormier 8/28/2009 5:53:55 AM

Love the tones of red in this image Ken!! I love it!!! Great nighttime shot and added effects!!! Fav'd! #7895179

Shawn Jennings 8/28/2009 6:21:02 AM

Look at all those cars! Very nice! #7895293

Linda D. Lester 8/28/2009 6:37:07 AM

Very nice....especially since it is very hard to shoot from that bridge!!!
Great job with the sky...makes the colors just pop! #7895402

Mary Beth Aiello 8/28/2009 6:57:13 AM

Awesome work, Ken. #7895512

Melissa Gurdus 8/28/2009 9:16:37 AM

Terrific low light exposure with a great sense of motion and wonderful composition, Ken!!! #7895962

Debra R. Harder 8/28/2009 12:36:09 PM

Outstanding exposure on this brilliant scene, Ken! Love what you did with the sky here too. This is a stand-out!!! Deb #7896381

John Connolly 8/28/2009 1:49:48 PM

WOW! What an outstanding capture Ken! Beautiful work, it looks like Nebraska is the place to be! #7896493

A P 8/28/2009 4:25:13 PM

Awesome use of long SS on the freeway lights, Ken. Great sky replacement too. Gorgeous colors on this incredible scene!!! #7896903

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna 8/28/2009 7:48:57 PM

Beautiful composition, Ken!!! :-) k #7897360

Shelly A. Van Camp 8/28/2009 8:25:22 PM

Super capture, Ken! I love sky!! You need to teach me to do that! #7897402

JO ANN CLEVELAND 8/29/2009 1:42:16 PM

Now that is outstanding Ken, that sky is perfect!

jo ann c. #7899097

Donna LaMattino Pagakis 8/29/2009 4:12:42 PM

So creative and a beautiful setting! #7899394

Judy V. Kennamer 8/29/2009 6:49:10 PM

Really cool Ken!!! All that red is really eye-catching! #7899643

Lynne Morris 8/29/2009 11:40:57 PM

Wow this is stunning Ken, fantastic colours and great sense of motion, fabulous work as always. #7899901

Stefania Barbier 8/30/2009 3:25:42 AM

magnificent night capture and light trails! #7900136

Boyd L. Alexander 8/30/2009 7:53:13 PM

WOW!!!! This is breathtaking Ken. Love the colors and the scene just POPS!! Well done!! #7902121

Usman M. Bajwa 9/11/2009 11:18:30 AM

Stunning clarity and exposure, Ken. And that sky is really adding to the colors!

UB. #7935115

A P 9/19/2009 10:12:49 PM

congrats! Pictures, Images and Photos

WTG Outstanding Finalist. I'm sure there will be more. #7956969

Stefania Barbier 9/19/2009 10:22:58 PM

huge congrats on your finalist!!! #7957018

Nikki McDonald 9/20/2009 2:00:20 AM

Thought this would go on -- great color and sparkle, Ken. Congratulations on the finalist badge and good luck in the next round. #7957868

Susan J. Allen 9/20/2009 3:39:15 AM

Congrats, Ken! Great shot! #7958250

Renee Doyle 9/20/2009 4:45:32 AM

Awesome dd work Ken!!! Congratulations on this wonderful finalist!! #7958505

Courtenay Vanderbilt 9/20/2009 4:47:42 AM

You ordered up some rain for me so I could spend the morning sending out my congrats! Big congrats on this stunning image of my town, Ken! #7958518

Tammy Scott 9/20/2009 5:57:06 AM

Congratulations on an awesome finalist! #7958896

Nancyj Hovey 9/20/2009 6:12:50 AM

on your very deserving FINALIST! 8o) #7959043

Linda D. Lester 9/20/2009 6:18:36 AM

Another beauty Ken....Congratulations! #7959104

Linda Blair 9/20/2009 6:27:33 AM

Congratulations....beautifully done!!!! #7959211

Patrick Rouzes 9/20/2009 7:28:28 AM

CONGRATULATIONS on your amazing finalist, Ken!!! #7959778

Shelly A. Van Camp 9/20/2009 7:48:35 AM

Congrats Ken!!!!! #7959962

Lisa J. Boulden 9/20/2009 8:52:22 AM

Definitely HOT!
Big congratulations, Ken, on this fantastic finalist!
~♥~Lisa #7960566

Carla Metzler 9/20/2009 9:03:47 AM

Great job! Congratulations, Ken! #7960665

Judy V. Kennamer 9/20/2009 9:17:27 AM

I knew this was a winner! Congrats on your Finalist Ken! #7960790

Nadya Johnson 9/20/2009 9:24:33 AM

Cool work, Ken! Congrats another outstanding finalist! #7960862

Debra R. Harder 9/20/2009 9:27:20 AM

I knew we'd see this AMAZING image again, Ken! I predict GOLD here. CONGRATULATIONS on your SUPERB finalist!! Deb #7960885

Jeana Clark 9/20/2009 9:51:50 AM

Congratulations Ken!!
Awesome finalist!!
Best of luck in the next round!!!

~J~ #7961040

Denny E. Barnes 9/20/2009 1:22:11 PM

Outstanding!! Big congratulations Ken, on your excellent and well deserved finalist!!

Mitch Spence 9/20/2009 2:27:00 PM

A striking image, Ken. Congratulations. #7962580

Sabrina Ryan 9/20/2009 2:45:54 PM

Congratulations on your wonderful Finalist photo, Ken! #7962719

Gail Vitikacs 9/20/2009 3:44:01 PM

Fabulous finalist Ken!!! Congrats! #7963070

Donna LaMattino Pagakis 9/20/2009 8:30:37 PM

WTG Ken, so creative and cool! Congratulations on another great finalist! #7964449

Smita Pawar 9/20/2009 10:53:05 PM

Congratulations Ken on both your finalists! #7964638

Kathy Cline 9/21/2009 5:05:38 AM

Jessica Jenney 9/21/2009 7:05:56 AM

Congratulations, Ken on your terrific finalist! #7966295

Gary Lange 9/21/2009 9:26:52 AM

Congrats Ken. #7966878

BILLY R. PARKER 9/21/2009 9:46:02 AM


Alex T. Mizuno 9/21/2009 3:14:09 PM

Wow, mesmerizing! Congratulations on your beautiful Finalist Ken!!! #7968121

JO ANN CLEVELAND 9/21/2009 4:40:57 PM

I loved this, so glad you got a finalist on it, hope it goes on to the next level!

jo ann c. #7968352

Erica Murphy 9/22/2009 7:39:30 AM

Beautiful work Ken! Congratulations! #7970732

Sam Britt 9/22/2009 6:28:03 PM

Congrats on this finalist, Ken! #7972576

Melissa Olsen 9/23/2009 6:12:45 AM

Congrats Ken on this fabulous capture! #7974018

Boyd L. Alexander 9/23/2009 7:26:42 AM

A big congratulations on your finalis Ken, I know we will see this again!! #7974288

Linda D. Lester 9/23/2009 1:46:43 PM

Awesome.....congratulations!!!!! #7975727

Sabrina Ryan 9/23/2009 1:51:14 PM


Kim Kleinschmidt 9/23/2009 1:59:38 PM

CONGRATULATIONS Ken - this is fabulous! #7975837

Lynne Morris 9/23/2009 2:02:28 PM

Huge Congratulations on this awesome winner Ken. #7975861

Courtenay Vanderbilt 9/23/2009 2:03:06 PM

Whoo Hoo Ken! CONGRATULATIONS on your Win! #7975869

Amy Jackson 9/23/2009 2:03:32 PM

Congratulations, Ken!!!! :) #7975875

Renee Doyle 9/23/2009 2:06:46 PM

Big congrats on this wonderful win Ken!!! #7975906

Melissa Gurdus 9/23/2009 2:07:40 PM

Congratulations, Ken on this awesome win!!! #7975918

Nancyj Hovey 9/23/2009 2:13:00 PM

on your very deserving WINNER! 8o) #7975976

A P 9/23/2009 2:26:13 PM

WINNER Pictures, Images and Photos #7976105

Les Rhoades 9/23/2009 2:26:37 PM

Congratulations!! #7976110

Donna LaMattino Pagakis 9/23/2009 2:32:47 PM

Congratulations on your win! Awesome Ken!!! #7976172

Eivor Kuchta 9/23/2009 2:39:18 PM

Congratulations on your winner, Ken! #7976210

Valentin M. Armianu 9/23/2009 3:37:44 PM

Congratulations! Fantastic winner! #7976464

Claudia Kuhn 9/23/2009 4:08:56 PM

Cool, congrats on your fine winner, Ken! #7976576

Stefania Barbier 9/23/2009 4:11:02 PM

congratulations on your gorgeous winner, Ken!!!!!!! #7976587

Gina Cormier 9/23/2009 4:14:44 PM

Congrats Ken!!!!! WTG!!!!! #7976617

Debra R. Harder 9/23/2009 4:48:03 PM

I should be a psychic!! No surprise here!! HUGE CONGRATULATIONS, Ken, on your OUTSTANDING GOLD WINNER!! Deb #7976765

JO ANN CLEVELAND 9/23/2009 4:57:19 PM

Big Congratulations on the Gold Ken, very well deserved!

jo ann c. #7976828

Phyllis Burchett 9/23/2009 5:03:48 PM

Awesome work! Congrats on your GOLD! #7976871

Sam Britt 9/23/2009 5:49:52 PM

Big Congrats on this Second Place Winner, Ken! #7977092

Evy Johansen 9/23/2009 7:25:48 PM

Big congratulations on your well deserved win, Ken!! #7977548

Kara Hendricks 9/23/2009 7:26:55 PM

Incredible Ken!!!

CONGRATULATIONS Pictures, Images and Photos #7977556

Usman M. Bajwa 9/24/2009 3:51:32 AM

Congrats. Ken on this beautiful Winner image!

UB. #7978517

Lisa J. Boulden 9/24/2009 4:09:46 AM

Congratulations, Ken!
~♥~ #7978572

Jeff W. Robinson 9/24/2009 5:09:59 AM

Congrats Ken on this Fantastic and Very Cool - "Hot 'Lanta" 2nd Place Win! Jeff #7978776

David Phalen 9/24/2009 5:47:34 AM

BIG Congrats on a spectacular Winner!! #7978903

Mary Beth Aiello 9/24/2009 6:53:15 AM

Just outstanding, Ken. Huge congrats on this wonderful Gold. #7979186

Nadya Johnson 9/24/2009 7:11:25 AM

Congrats on your great winner, Ken! #7979269

Denny E. Barnes 9/24/2009 9:23:14 AM

Congratulations, Ken on your outstanding and very beautiful Win!! #7979661

Kathy Cline 9/24/2009 3:44:26 PM

Im so happy for you!
CELEBRATE #7980663

Gail Vitikacs 9/24/2009 5:57:24 PM

This had WINNER written on it from the get go!!! WAY TO GO! #7981007

Patrick Rouzes 9/24/2009 7:27:18 PM

I agree with Gail here!!! CONGRATULATIONS on this amazing WINNER, Ken!!!!!! WTGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGG!!!!!!!! #7981230

Alex T. Mizuno 9/25/2009 12:44:46 AM

Congratulations on your win Ken! No kidding, it's a hot photo!! #7981700

Mike Clime 9/28/2009 1:06:13 PM

Congratulations on this awesome winner! #7991243

Dr Silly 10/9/2009 6:45:39 AM

Awesome Gold, congrats Ken. :O) #8021977

Rich Helmer 10/14/2009 6:14:43 PM

That is something!!! Really great job!!! #8037787

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Atlanta, GA from the 17th St Bridge...with a little help from a Nebraska sky!

Exif: F Number: 7.1, Exposure Bias Value: -0.33, ExposureTime: 2/1 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 160, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 40.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 30D

Uploaded on 8/28/2009 3:52:53 AM Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner

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