Hope for the Goodness of Mankind

© Boyd L. Alexander

Hope for the Goodness of Mankind

Christina N. Seuser 11/4/2009 10:38:41 PM

Great clarity and composition. Very cool shot. #1200876

Tammy M. Anderson 11/5/2009 2:26:17 AM

Beautful colors, pov and details, Boyd. #8105159

Joao Martinho 11/5/2009 2:37:54 AM

great composition. #8105196

Tess L. Yee 11/5/2009 3:14:33 AM

Super detail and POV, Boyd. #8105282

Jeff Robinson 11/5/2009 3:57:12 AM

Excellent perspective and capture Boyd! Jeff #8105423

Gina Cormier 11/5/2009 12:53:50 PM

HOLY CRAP!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Stunning Boyd!!!!! WOWIE!!! Love it!

fav'd!! #8106620

Carol Sawyer 11/5/2009 2:06:37 PM

Gorgeous capture, POV and colors, Boyd!! #8106741

Janet Daniel 11/5/2009 2:35:51 PM

Oh Wow! Fantastic image with spectacular color & detail, Boyd! #8106791

Boyd L. Alexander 11/7/2009 2:50:32 AM

Thank you for your kind comments and support Christina, Tammy, Joao, Tess, Jeff, Gina, Carol, and Janet...you all make this worthwhile!! #8110643

Susan M. Hembree 11/7/2009 11:18:48 PM

I've been to the Basilica just once and this is giving me incentive to visit again. I like your effects--it doesn't even look like the same mural. A great piece of work, Boyd and I'm looking forward to seeing it make gold! #8112798

James Reininger 11/8/2009 9:55:59 AM

Stunning image. Love the lighting. #8113912

ROLAN NARMAN 12/15/2009 7:22:45 PM

Congratulations on your fantastic Finalist Boyd! #8220271

Barbara Waldoch 12/15/2009 7:49:37 PM

Congratulations on this beautiful Finalist, Boyd! #8220480

Courtenay Vanderbilt 12/15/2009 8:11:50 PM

Gorgeous, Boyd! CONGRATULATIONS!!! #8220631

Stefania Barbier 12/16/2009 12:22:33 AM

huge congrats on this beautiful finalist!!! #8221530

Gina Cormier 12/16/2009 6:31:50 AM

BOYD!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Congrats!!! WOWIE!!!
Fabulous image and good luck in the next round!!! WTG!!!!!! #8222528

Nancyj E. Hovey 12/16/2009 5:23:15 PM


on your very deserving Finalist! 8o) #8224618

Sam Britt 12/17/2009 8:16:20 PM

Big congratulations on your Second Place win, Boyd! #8228262

Gail Vitikacs 12/17/2009 8:22:29 PM

Hooray! Way to go Boyd! This is beautiful! CONGRATULATIONS! #8228302

Amy M. Wilson 12/17/2009 8:37:02 PM

Huge congratulations on your excellent Second Place win, Boyd!!! #8228370

Barbara Waldoch 12/17/2009 9:02:59 PM

Congratulations, Boyd, very well done! #8228463

Usman M. Bajwa 12/17/2009 10:48:02 PM

WTG Boyd. CONGRATZ. on your outstanding Second Place GOLD Win. Seasons Greetings too!

UB. #8228656

Tiia Vissak 12/17/2009 11:09:50 PM

Congratulations! #8228692

Stefania Barbier 12/18/2009 12:28:29 AM

congratulations on your gorgeous winner!!! #8228828

Dominick M. Dimacale 12/18/2009 1:50:52 AM

Congratulations Boyd on your Win!!!!

Dominick #8228963

Michelle Alton 12/18/2009 2:19:02 AM

Awe-inspiring Winner, Boyd. Congratulations! #8229052

Courtenay Vanderbilt 12/18/2009 5:32:34 AM

Big Congratulations, Boyd! Well deserved! #8229583

Gina Cormier 12/18/2009 6:01:44 AM

Congratualtions Boyd!!!!!!!
I am so happy for you!!!!!!!!!!!

WOWIE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! #8229652

ROLAN NARMAN 12/18/2009 7:23:20 AM

Huge congratulations Boyd on your gorgeous winner! #8229892

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna 12/18/2009 9:06:27 AM

WTG on this incredible win, Boyd!!! :-) k #8230208

Clyde P. Smith 12/18/2009 9:15:34 AM

Congratulations on a wonderful win Boyd! #8230244

Wanda Judd 12/18/2009 10:21:03 AM

Magnificent capture..Congratulations #8230443

Anita Hogue 12/18/2009 12:29:11 PM

A gorgeous image Boyd! CONGRATULATIONS!!!!! #8230775

Patrick Rouzes 12/18/2009 1:15:47 PM

CONGRATULATIONS on this incredible WINNER, Boyd! WTG! #8230912

Tammy M. Anderson 12/18/2009 5:26:30 PM

Congratulations on this beautiful winner, Boyd. #8231486

Nancyj E. Hovey 12/18/2009 5:49:31 PM

on your 2nd Place WINNER! 8o)

Photobucket #8231568

Boyd L. Alexander 12/19/2009 5:49:52 AM

Thank you all so very, very much!!! I really appreciate you good wishes and support! #8232703

Freddy Bland 12/25/2009 8:21:56 AM

HUGE congratulations on this image, Boyd! It is wellllll deserved! Magnificent capture! #8245860

Gina Cormier 1/19/2010 5:55:40 AM

A big Congrats on this beauty!!!!!!
So fabulous!!!!!! :-) #8311133

Boyd L. Alexander 1/23/2010 10:08:37 AM

Thank you all soooooo much, I really appreciate your comments!! #8324030

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The Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception is the largest Roman Catholic church in the United States and North America, and is one of the ten largest churches in the world.

10mm, f8, 1/200, ISO 400

Exif: F Number: 16, Exposure Bias Value: -0.33, ExposureTime: 13/10 seconds, Flash: did not fire., ISO: 500, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 10.00 mm, Model: NIKON D90

Uploaded on 11/4/2009 8:19:56 PM

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Camera: Nikon D90 Digital SLR Camera

BetterPhoto.com All Time Best Photo Contest Finalist
BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner

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