Hiking Mont Blanc at sunsrise

© Stefania Barbier

Hiking Mont Blanc at sunsrise

Barbara Waldoch level-classic 11/14/2009 12:12:16 AM

Stunning shot, Stef! #1204880

Paul E. Earl 11/14/2009 12:25:55 AM

Lovely!! #8129852

Cindy Bendush level-classic 11/14/2009 1:06:54 AM

Wow! Cool capture - love the tiny silos of the people - they really give this image great scale! #8129893

Kerry Hill 11/14/2009 1:35:39 AM

Awesome shot, Stef!! #8129919

Manuel Barrera 11/14/2009 2:15:21 AM

You have to be one of the most physically conditioned photographers in BP and probably many other sites, excellent capture, Stefania #8129942

Hendrik Storme 11/14/2009 3:14:33 AM

WOW!!!Terrific image! #8129968

Tammy M. Anderson level-classic 11/14/2009 3:47:31 AM

Beautiful scene, tones and light, Stefania. #8130019

Tess L. Yee level-classic 11/14/2009 3:49:55 AM

Stupendous light and POV, Stefania! #8130029

Michelle Alton level-classic 11/14/2009 3:54:34 AM

"Stunning" seems to be the best word for this shot, Stefania. I also agree with Manuel...you must be "all muscle!" #8130044

Mary K. Robison level-classic 11/14/2009 3:57:06 AM

Extraordinary lighting and tones, Stef, and the composition is top-notch! #8130052

Maria A. Gonzalez level-classic 11/14/2009 4:16:49 AM

What a sense of perspective and beautiful lighting and textures..Well captured,Stef. #8130086

Max Aureli level-classic 11/14/2009 4:35:31 AM

I am for what Manuel said, Stefania!!! Excellent scenery really stunning!!!!


Bojan Bencic level-classic 11/14/2009 4:45:55 AM

WOW! This is breathtaking, Stefania. Fantastic photo. #8130197

Shirley Sicurello level-classic 11/14/2009 4:52:59 AM

Stunning - light, shadows, composition. #8130215

Laurence Saliba level-classic 11/14/2009 5:22:48 AM

This is another incredible image Stefania!!! Love the contrasts of light and shadows!! #8130286

Nina Shields level-classic 11/14/2009 6:02:40 AM

Stefania, oh how I love to travel through your lens; outstanding capture, and your use of lighting totally moves the shot to a higher level; incredible; keep it up! #8130422

ROLAN NARMAN 11/14/2009 7:46:08 AM

Gorgeous image Stef! Superb composition and lighting! Hope to see it again! #8130627

Tiia Vissak 11/14/2009 8:21:21 AM

very beautiful! #8130705

Kristi A. Howson 11/14/2009 8:31:18 AM

Beautiful the way you've captured the light hitting the sand Stef! #8130731

Patti Coblentz level-classic 11/14/2009 11:58:46 AM

You've hit the "big time" here, Stephania! The lighting, form, subject...remarkable work! Such talent it embodies.
Patti #8130965

John Connolly level-classic 11/14/2009 1:48:06 PM

Awesome lighting and tones in this rugged mountain image Satefania! An amazing sight, beautifully captured and presented! #8131090

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna level-classic 11/14/2009 5:12:16 PM

Awesome Stefania!!! :-) k #8131369

Gina Cormier level-classic 11/14/2009 6:09:02 PM

HOLY CRAP!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
We will see this again!!!! #8131493

Ray Thoms level-classic 11/14/2009 7:37:26 PM

Great light and detail...awesome! #8131644

Brett Dolsen 11/14/2009 7:56:06 PM

Cowabunga it dont get any better than this Stefania!!Brett #8131688

Sam Britt 11/14/2009 8:31:50 PM

Beautiful perspective & light, Stefania. #8131764

Christina N. Seuser 11/14/2009 8:49:19 PM

Awesome subject, love the lighting! #8131790

Thomas E. Hinds 11/14/2009 10:19:10 PM

Incredible light! The immensity of the framed area is so stunning! Love it! #8131854

Rony Sagy 11/14/2009 11:00:15 PM

Spectacular capture. Fantastic light, and composition Stefania. #8131896

Laura E. Swan level-classic 11/15/2009 12:04:58 AM

Amazing capture, Stef. Your life is such high adventure! Lucky us to get to go along with you! :D

Awesome image! (Natn'l Geo stuff all the way!)

-Lala #8131980

Robert K. Bemus level-classic 11/15/2009 12:14:19 AM

Beautiful comp and tones, Stefania!! #8132008

Ujjwal Mukherjee level-classic 11/15/2009 12:53:43 AM

Oh,this is sensational,Stef!! Absolutely wonderful scene and capture!! #8132066

Ron McEwan 11/15/2009 4:23:18 AM

A big WOW here Stefania. Thanks for sharing this beautiful adventure, I will never see this any other way. #8132321

Ellen Hodges level-classic 11/15/2009 5:24:08 AM

So unbelievably gorgeous, Stef! Outstanding!! #8132483

Jean-Pierre Ducondi level-classic 11/15/2009 5:43:10 AM

Wonderful scene of light and shades with a little story behind. Gorgeous tones and composition. Great work.
JP #8132522

Nancy J. Locke level-classic 11/15/2009 9:58:35 AM

Absolutely STUNNING, Stefania!!! Lovely lighting, design, contrast, shadows - a perfect capture!!!

I can imagine how it felt while viewing this beautiful mountain.

Hugs, Nancy J Locke #8133149

Mitch Spence level-classic 11/15/2009 10:57:32 AM

The scene, the light, the shadows--all are glorious, Stefania. #8133289

Lorraine A. Cook level-classic 11/15/2009 1:28:22 PM

WOW! Now...they are some hiking enthusiasts!! And what a VIEW they have, Stefania!<:)) #8133627

Susie Peek-Swint level-classic 11/15/2009 2:21:11 PM

Stunning work Stefania ~ love the light and shadows .. the people give a good sense of scale! #8133723

Stephen Zacker level-classic 11/15/2009 3:09:59 PM

Like that lighting and scale. Dramatic #8133849

Christine Lobsinger level-classic 11/15/2009 4:29:01 PM

Gorgeous Light Stefania!!! WHAT A SIGHT TO SEE...


a2o aini level-classic 11/16/2009 10:48:39 PM

awesome!! simply beautiful, Stef #8137624

Stefania Barbier level-classic 11/18/2009 10:06:05 AM

thank you all for your support! #8142289

Cassie L. Woodlee level-classic 11/19/2009 5:03:04 AM

WOW!!!!!!!!!!! #8144338

Stefania Barbier level-classic 11/19/2009 5:51:04 AM

thank you Cassie! #8144432

Mary Beth Aiello level-classic 11/19/2009 11:44:28 AM

Wow, wow, wow, Stef. I could say outstanding. Spectacular. Amazing. But this is shear perfection. Instant fav. #8145443

Stefania Barbier level-classic 11/19/2009 12:40:43 PM

thank you Mary Beth! #8145591

Ann Coates level-classic 12/1/2009 12:21:44 AM

Huge congratulations Stefania on your POTD. I can see why it got it. It's spectacular. #8181035

Karen Engelbreth 12/1/2009 12:23:18 AM

WOW - a big congrats on your fantastic POTD, Stefania... #8181042

Ujjwal Mukherjee level-classic 12/1/2009 12:24:01 AM

HUGE congratulations on your AWESOME POTD,Stef!!! #8181049

Mary K. Robison 12/1/2009 12:24:40 AM

Congratulations on your well deserved POTD, Stef! #8181050

Renee Doyle level-classic 12/1/2009 12:25:49 AM

Huge congratulations to you Stef on this superb capture and excellent POTD!!!! #8181055

Max Aureli level-classic 12/1/2009 12:27:06 AM

Congratulations Stefania on your POTD!!!! #8181061

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic 12/1/2009 12:28:53 AM

Wonderful light and shadows, Stefania. The people give the scene its true scale. CONGRATZ on the POTD!

UB. #8181066

ROLAN NARMAN 12/1/2009 12:32:37 AM

Huge congrats Stef on this gorgeous and well deserved POTD! #8181071

Dominick M. Dimacale level-classic 12/1/2009 12:32:42 AM

Congratulations Stefania on your POTD Win!!!

Dominick #8181073

Tiia Vissak level-classic 12/1/2009 12:36:18 AM

Congratulations! #8181089

Kathryn Wesserling level-classic 12/1/2009 12:36:26 AM

Wow - this has a National Geographical look to it. #8181091

Katarina Mansson 12/1/2009 12:37:20 AM

The picture is as spectacular as the location and the feeling of being there at sunrise must have been. Congratulations on an outstanding POTD Stefania! #8181093

Bojan Bencic level-classic 12/1/2009 12:38:33 AM

Congratulations, Stefania. Great POTD! #8181097

Heather Thorsen level-classic 12/1/2009 12:40:23 AM

This is a breathtaking image Stefania. Congratulations. #8181100

Toni Riggs 12/1/2009 1:00:09 AM

Wonderful image, congratulations! #8181120

Mike Clime 12/1/2009 1:37:47 AM

Congratulations on this beautiful POTD! #8181149

Michelle Alton 12/1/2009 1:46:35 AM

Wow, Stefania! Congratulations on this brilliant POTD selection. It's such a stupendous image that its fame is only just beginning! #8181154

Susie Peek-Swint 12/1/2009 2:18:04 AM

Great to see this stunning shot again Stefania ~ many congrats on POTD! #8181171

Barbara Waldoch level-classic 12/1/2009 2:45:52 AM

Congratulations, Stef, this is such a beautiful shot! #8181206

Cindy Bendush level-classic 12/1/2009 2:54:47 AM

Big congrats on this spellbinding POTD Stef! #8181230

Jennifer L. Alder 12/1/2009 3:06:18 AM

A majestic image my dear! Yay!!! Congrats on your potd :) #8181244

Michael G. Marshall 12/1/2009 3:14:11 AM

Outstanding image, Sfefania! Congratulations on your POTD! Michael #8181251

Aimee S. McMaster 12/1/2009 3:23:10 AM

...congratulations on your amazing POTD Stef...Aimee #8181266

MELODIE C. ROBERTS level-classic 12/1/2009 3:27:53 AM

Don't You???

Awesome POTD Stef!!
Congratulations!! #8181281

Joy Rector 12/1/2009 3:30:26 AM

congrats on POTD #8181287

Hendrik Storme 12/1/2009 3:42:13 AM

Congrats on your fantastic POTD!!! #8181308

Tammy M. Anderson level-classic 12/1/2009 3:43:55 AM

Congrats on your beautiful POTD, Stefania. #8181312

Nikki McDonald level-classic 12/1/2009 3:51:20 AM

Wonderful play of light and shadow, Stef, and the sense of scale the hikers add is awing. Congratulations on the POTD #8181321

Ken Smith level-classic 12/1/2009 3:52:35 AM

Way to go, Stef! Your Mt Blanc photos keep on giving! Congrats to you!! #8181323

Mukesh Srivastava level-classic 12/1/2009 3:57:33 AM

Huge congrats on POTD win,Stef!!!!! #8181331

Maria A. Gonzalez level-classic 12/1/2009 4:03:34 AM

Congratulations,Stef on POTD...This is a beautiful image...Well done. #8181337

Christine Lobsinger level-classic 12/1/2009 4:13:38 AM


SMILING #8181361

Sabrina Ryan level-classic 12/1/2009 4:33:17 AM

Outstanding capture and fabulous POTD! Congratulations, Stefania! #8181409

Nancyj E. Hovey level-classic 12/1/2009 4:40:59 AM

on your very deserving POTD! 8o)


Deborah C. Lewinson level-classic 12/1/2009 4:41:41 AM

Congratulations, Stef, on your POTD for this magnificent image!

Debby #8181431

Thomas E. Hinds level-classic 12/1/2009 4:41:51 AM

Wonderful POTD! Awesome, Stefania! #8181432

Courtenay Vanderbilt level-classic 12/1/2009 4:44:29 AM

CONGRATULATIONS on your POTD, Stef! #8181440

Judy Tillson 12/1/2009 5:02:38 AM

Congratulations on a terrific POTD. Great perspective & light. Must have been an incredible experience being there. #8181492

Louie Zaninovich 12/1/2009 5:05:45 AM

Beautiful capture of this raw and stunning region. Your gallery is full of gorgeous images from hard working vantage points. Congrats on POTD!
Louie #8181499

Mary Beth Aiello level-classic 12/1/2009 5:17:53 AM

Absolutely, positively spectacular, Stef. Wow. Huge congrats on this outstanding POTD. #8181548

JO ANN CLEVELAND 12/1/2009 5:43:53 AM

Amazing capture Steph, hope we see this one again.....fannnnntastic!

Congrats on POTD!

jo ann c. #8181689

Mitch Spence level-classic 12/1/2009 5:48:16 AM

Congratulations to you on your POTD, Stefania. #8181717

Patti Coblentz level-classic 12/1/2009 5:59:06 AM

Congratulations, Stephania!!
Patti #8181776

Linda D. Lester level-classic 12/1/2009 6:03:15 AM

WOW! Congratulations on this awesome POTD!!! #8181794

Daniella Puente level-classic 12/1/2009 6:06:18 AM

Abrazos Stef! es una foto impresionante :))))) #8181811

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-classic 12/1/2009 6:29:08 AM

A glorious sunrise and POTD Stef, a huge congratulations! #8181930

Nadine A. Lewis level-classic 12/1/2009 6:29:46 AM

EXCELLENT!!! CONGRATULATIONS on this well deserved POTD!!!!! <>< #8181933

Emily Kelting 12/1/2009 6:32:20 AM

Beautiful image! Congrats on the POTD! I'll post a shot I took of the Matterhorn. The cairns are less effective than people, methinks!
Emily #8181944

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna 12/1/2009 6:39:21 AM

WTG on your POTD with this awesome image, Stefania!!! :-)♫♪♫♪ k #8181988

Erica Murphy level-classic 12/1/2009 6:43:35 AM

Congratulations on your lovely POTD Stefania!!! #8182016

Stephen Zacker 12/1/2009 6:48:15 AM

Congratulations Stefania #8182035

Becky J. Parkinson level-classic 12/1/2009 6:48:31 AM

Wow! Absolutely stunning and such a deserving POTD!!! Congratulations! #8182036

Nancy L. Green level-classic 12/1/2009 7:09:16 AM

HUGE CONGRATULATIONS Stef on this outstanding POTD!!! <>< #8182104

Cathy Barrows 12/1/2009 7:17:07 AM

Congrats on this gorgeous POTD #8182125

Jessica Jenney level-classic 12/1/2009 7:28:21 AM

Congratulations, Stefania on your stunning POTD! #8182162

Pamela L. Moore 12/1/2009 7:35:56 AM

WOW! Just an amazing image! Well deserved POTD!! Congratulations. #8182181

Lisa J. Boulden level-classic 12/1/2009 7:49:19 AM

Spectacular, Stefania!
Congratulations on your POTD!
~♥~Lisa #8182222

Amy M. Wilson 12/1/2009 7:57:20 AM

FABULOUS capture and POTD... big congratulations, Stefania!!! #8182232

Sharon Sawyer level-classic 12/1/2009 7:57:50 AM

WOOOOOOO HOOOO!!! WTG, Stef!!! Congratulations on your amazing POTD!!! #8182234

Sheri Camarda level-classic 12/1/2009 8:06:59 AM

WOW! This is way too awesome. A National Geographic shot for sure. You have taken us to a place most of us will never get to go. Thanks for sharing. It is just beautifully done. #8182249

Rona L. Schwarz 12/1/2009 8:12:47 AM

WOW! What an inspirational capture - the light, the texture - terrific POTD. I was so taken I went to check out your gallery - just awesome - you are another Galen Rowell! Congratulations. I'm sure we'll see this one again. #8182263

Colleen Farrell level-classic 12/1/2009 8:38:56 AM

Awesome capture, Stef! Big congratulations on your POTD! #8182328

Debra R. Harder 12/1/2009 8:42:04 AM

WTG, Stef!! CONGRATULATIONS on your excellent POTD!! WHOOOO-HOOOOO!! Deb #8182333

Christian Rosito level-classic 12/1/2009 8:45:13 AM

WOW!!! Congratulations Stefania on another masterpiece, beautiful POTD!!! #8182339

Margaret R. Barry level-classic 12/1/2009 9:49:18 AM

Congratulations on your stunning POTD, Stefania!! #8182533

Laurence Saliba level-classic 12/1/2009 10:10:42 AM

Congratulations on this wonderful POTD Stefania!!! We will see this even yet again!! :) #8182593

Craig W. Myers level-classic 12/1/2009 10:32:23 AM

Extremely well-deserved honor. Wonderful image! #8182629

Christine Czernin level-classic 12/1/2009 12:14:08 PM

Huge congratulations on this wonderful POTD, Stefania. #8182806

Lindley Johnson level-classic 12/1/2009 3:12:09 PM

Fantastic light and shadow! Terrific sense of scale shown with the people! Just a wonderful image, Stefania, congratulations on your POTD! #8183134

Jean-Pierre Ducondi level-classic 12/1/2009 4:17:16 PM

Huge congrats on this amazing POTD. So well deserved. Awesome.
JP #8183277

Avril Young level-classic 12/1/2009 6:24:51 PM

congrats on this fantastic POTD...awesome photography! #8183606

Robert K. Bemus level-classic 12/1/2009 10:36:17 PM

Congratulations, Stefania!!! #8183837

Philippe Vieux-Jeanton 12/1/2009 11:16:37 PM

Light & Shade, gracieuse courbe... what a gorgeous composition. Congratulations on your PotD, Stef!!
Savoie Rock!! :) #8183859

Alex T. Mizuno 12/2/2009 12:28:13 AM

A real grand scale landscape! Shapes of slopes and golden light, everything is beautiful! Congratulations on your POTD Stef!!! #8183901

Siete Meeter 12/2/2009 12:33:33 AM

WOW!!!Terrific image! Congratulations on your POTD


Chua Wee Boo 12/2/2009 6:21:06 AM

Congratulations on this FANTASTIC POTD,Stef!!! #8184705

Janice Mezzacappa level-classic 12/2/2009 6:58:45 PM

Stefania you always amaze with your talent this is a work of art....love the lines, shadows, tones and depth!! Huge congrats on POTD!!! #8186568

Julianne Bradford 12/2/2009 7:04:02 PM

Outstanding POTD Stefania! #8186590

Kathy Coombs 12/3/2009 1:12:21 AM

Awesome! Congratulations!!!!!! #8187017

Richard D. Love 12/3/2009 7:51:58 AM

Congratulations, Stef. Just another one of your "wow" images.

Rick #8187858

Stefania Barbier level-classic 12/3/2009 8:11:42 AM

thank you all for your comments and support! #8187893

Dianna Murphy 12/3/2009 10:02:34 AM

Congrats on your POTD Stef. #8188157

Stefania Barbier level-classic 12/3/2009 10:10:26 AM

thank you Dianna! #8188174

a2o aini level-classic 12/3/2009 2:34:46 PM

Congrats on your amazing POTD, Stef. awesome! #8188767

Stefania Barbier level-classic 12/3/2009 3:51:56 PM

thank you a20! #8188921

Michael Umbreit level-classic 12/5/2009 8:50:39 AM

Stefania - Congratulations on your POTD! I love the scale of this image! - Mike #8193202

Stefania Barbier level-classic 12/5/2009 9:06:12 AM

thank you Mike! #8193227

Kathy Coombs level-classic 12/15/2009 2:16:32 PM

Congratulations!!!! #8218201

Julianne Bradford level-classic 12/15/2009 2:32:57 PM

Congratulations are in order again for this wonderful finalist Stefania. This is such a spectacular shot #8218309

Tammy Espino level-classic 12/15/2009 2:43:15 PM

Big Congrats on this great capture!! :) #8218387

John Connolly level-classic 12/15/2009 2:59:26 PM

Heartiest congratulations on your finalist award, Stefania! Looks like gold in the next round! #8218518

Courtenay Vanderbilt level-classic 12/15/2009 3:16:16 PM

No surprise here, Stef! Congratulations! #8218632

Rona L. Schwarz 12/15/2009 3:18:32 PM

Congratulations again on your finalist award, Stefania! Absolutely outstanding capture. Good luck in the next round! #8218656

Amy M. Wilson 12/15/2009 3:28:29 PM

Fantastic Finalist... huge congratulations, Stefania!!! #8218725

Kerry Hill 12/15/2009 3:52:01 PM

Huge congratulations to you Stef, awesome capture!! #8218840

Cindy Bendush level-classic 12/15/2009 3:54:00 PM

Big congrats on your Finalist Stef! #8218850

Janice Mezzacappa level-classic 12/15/2009 4:01:53 PM

Hi Stef huge congrats on your magnificent finalist....WTG!! #8218897

Sharon Sawyer level-classic 12/15/2009 4:15:39 PM

Woooooooooo Hoooooooooooo!!! WTG, Stefania!!! HUGE congratulations on your brilliant and well deserved finalist!!! All the best in the next round. #8219018

Deborah C. Lewinson level-classic 12/15/2009 4:20:02 PM

Congratulations on your awesome finalist, Stef!

Debby #8219058

Randy D. Dinkins level-classic 12/15/2009 4:32:15 PM

Big congrats on your finalist, well done. #8219158

Michelle Alton level-classic 12/15/2009 5:06:28 PM

This one is going to the TOP, Stefania! Congratulations on ALL your fine Finalists! #8219403

Thomas E. Hinds level-classic 12/15/2009 6:00:24 PM

The Sefanic View! WTG! Beautiful and deserving Finalist! #8219806

Michael Umbreit level-classic 12/15/2009 6:38:05 PM

Stefania - Congratulations on your finalist! - Mike #8219995

Barbara Waldoch level-classic 12/15/2009 7:38:55 PM

Congratulations on this beautiful Finalist, Stef! #8220389

Ann Coates level-classic 12/15/2009 7:43:50 PM

Congratulations Stefania on your stunning finalist. #8220431

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic 12/15/2009 8:24:06 PM

CONGRATZ again Stefania on this very beautiful Finalist. EXPECT TO SEE IT AGAIN!

UB. #8220679

Becky J. Parkinson level-classic 12/15/2009 8:51:29 PM

Huge congratulations, Stefania, on this finalist! I just love this one...everything about it! Good luck in the next round, as I suspect we will see it again. #8220768

Mukesh Srivastava level-classic 12/15/2009 9:21:29 PM

Huge congrats for this outstanding Finalist,Stef!!!! #8220866

Valentin M. Armianu level-classic 12/15/2009 9:22:26 PM

Beautiful, Congrats on your finalist Stefania! Amazing photo!! #8220870

Laurence Saliba level-classic 12/15/2009 9:47:36 PM

Congratulations Stefania!! I missed this yesterday night!!! This will have 2 yellows soon :) #8221012

Sheila D. Robertson 12/15/2009 9:56:00 PM

Congratulations on this stunning scene. Best wishes in the next round. #8221057

Ujjwal Mukherjee level-classic 12/15/2009 10:21:49 PM

Congratulations on this outstanding Finalist,Stef!! #8221178

maria Warren level-classic 12/16/2009 12:12:56 AM

big congrats on this beautiful photo #8221500

Jennifer L. Alder 12/16/2009 12:54:01 AM

CONGRATS!!!! All of your finalists are marvelous my dear. wtg!! :) #8221629

Patricia Seidler 12/16/2009 3:28:19 AM

Huge congratulations on this fabulous finalist Stefania. #8221804

Stephen Zacker 12/16/2009 3:28:53 AM

Really like the scale. Congratulations on this and all your finalist #8221805

ROLAN NARMAN 12/16/2009 3:47:09 AM

Huge congratulations on this gorgeous finalist Stef! #8221842

Jean-Pierre Ducondi level-classic 12/16/2009 4:00:46 AM

Congratulations on this outstanding finalist Stef!
JP #8221906

Ken Smith level-classic 12/16/2009 4:07:49 AM

Excellent, Stef!! Congrats to you!! #8221944

Ellen Hodges level-classic 12/16/2009 4:08:13 AM

Congrats on your awesome finalists, Stef! Very best luck on all of them!! #8221946

Katarina Mansson 12/16/2009 4:15:59 AM

Another deserving recognition for this outstanding picture...will turn golden soon I am sure...until then congratulations Stefania! #8221973

Christine Lobsinger level-classic 12/16/2009 4:34:10 AM

Best of LUCK in the next round!!!!


Sabrina Ryan 12/16/2009 5:00:03 AM

Congratulations on this Outstanding Finalist photo, Stefania! #8222141

Agnes Fegan level-classic 12/16/2009 5:20:30 AM

Congrats on this stunning finalist!!! #8222219

Gina Cormier level-classic 12/16/2009 6:21:45 AM

Congrats Stef on this beauty!!!!! #8222489

Boyd L. Alexander level-classic 12/16/2009 7:13:54 AM

Holy Cow ...what a magnificent / stunning image Stef!!!!!! This is one of the best photographs I have ever seen...takes my breath away!!
A double congratulations my friend!!!! #8222663

Dianna Murphy 12/16/2009 8:32:52 AM

WTG Stef! C O N G R A T U L A T I O N S on your wonderful finalist, best of luck in the Gold round. Dianna #8222967

Margaret R. Barry level-classic 12/16/2009 8:42:56 AM

Congratulations on your beautiful finalist, Stefania! #8223013

Mitch Spence level-classic 12/16/2009 9:14:25 AM

Congratulations to you, Stefania. #8223158

Jeff Robinson level-classic 12/16/2009 9:20:02 AM

Outstanding Congrats Stefania on your Finalist!! Jeff #8223185

Debra R. Harder 12/16/2009 9:20:11 AM

This image is so AMAZING, Stef!! Absolutely BRILLIANT!! Congratulations on another OUTSTANDING finalist!! Deb #8223186

Anita Hogue 12/16/2009 10:07:56 AM

WOW, this is absolutely gorgeous Stefania! Congratulations! #8223349

Mary Beth Aiello level-classic 12/16/2009 11:12:41 AM

Absolutely breathtaking, Stef. Huge congrats on this outstanding finalist. #8223489

Erika Haight 12/16/2009 12:13:10 PM

Superb Stef! #8223692

Nancy L. Green level-classic 12/16/2009 2:24:34 PM

WOW Stef, OUTSTANDING capture, CONGRATULATIONS on this wonderful finalist!!! <>< #8223984

Nancy J. Locke 12/16/2009 3:46:34 PM



Hugs, Nancy J Locke #8224251

Nancyj E. Hovey level-classic 12/16/2009 4:12:27 PM


on your very deserving Finalist! 8o) #8224337

Robyn A. Terrell 12/16/2009 4:15:26 PM

This is truly magnificent, Stefania. Congratulations on all of your wonderful finalists! #8224350

Brett Dolsen 12/16/2009 5:10:04 PM

Amazing work and congratulations Stefania!!Brett #8224568

Patrick Rouzes level-classic 12/16/2009 5:12:10 PM

CONGRATULATIONS on all the well-deserved Awards for this photo, Stefania! I have a feeling we will see this in next round! WTG,my friend! #8224573

Kristi A. Howson level-classic 12/16/2009 8:01:37 PM

Wonderful capture of line, light & shadow Stef. Congratulations and best of luck in the next round! #8225184

Melissa McCabe 12/16/2009 9:44:53 PM

You're having great success with this image - congrats : ) -mm #8225423

Tommy E. Burgess 12/16/2009 11:58:19 PM

Huge congratulations on another gorgeous finalist Stef!!! #8225533

Max Aureli 12/17/2009 4:42:40 AM

Congratulations Stefania for this magnificent Finalist !! :-)) #8225957

Aimee S. McMaster 12/17/2009 7:33:50 AM

...what a beauty Stef....huge congrats on this outstanding finalist...Aimee #8226379

Bojan Bencic level-classic 12/17/2009 1:25:11 PM

Congratulations on your finalist, Stefania. #8227178

Gail Vitikacs level-classic 12/17/2009 5:29:08 PM

Super month my friend! Congrats on all of your wonderful and beautiful finalists! #8227738

Patti Coblentz level-classic 12/17/2009 7:18:34 PM

Big congratulations, Stephania!!
Patti #8227993

Renee Doyle level-classic 12/17/2009 7:22:27 PM

WTG Stef!! Big congratulations to you!! #8228005

Stefania Barbier level-classic 12/17/2009 10:12:30 PM

thank you all for your comments and support! #8228572

Janice Mezzacappa level-classic 12/18/2009 8:38:24 AM

Huge Congrats Stef all-around on your superb and amazing work!! I hope you have a wonderful 3 weeks away you'll be missed....HAPPY HOLIDAYS!!!! #8230111

Stefania Barbier level-classic 12/18/2009 9:01:49 AM

thank you Janice! #8230188

Kirsten Kiki Kjaer level-classic 12/18/2009 12:49:18 PM

Huge congrats, Stefania. #8230841

Stefania Barbier level-classic 12/18/2009 12:57:39 PM

thank you Kiki!~ #8230863

a2o aini level-classic 12/19/2009 3:41:02 PM

huge congratulations, Stef! amazing work, as always :-) #8233857

Stefania Barbier level-classic 12/20/2009 9:06:25 AM

thank you a20! #8235115

JO ANN CLEVELAND level-classic 4/1/2010 12:49:33 PM

Wow! This should have won GRAND PRIZE!

Amazing capture Steph!

jo ann c. #8503184

Stefania Barbier level-classic 4/2/2010 12:08:29 AM

thank you Jo Ann! #8504153

Tammy Espino level-classic 9/15/2010 2:02:18 PM

Congats again, Lets see a win this time! I love this one!! #8902469

Deborah C. Lewinson level-classic 9/15/2010 3:33:37 PM

Congrats, Stef, hope it wins!

Debby #8903181

Nancy (Peaches) Harker level-classic 9/15/2010 8:12:41 PM


HUGE CONGRATS on your AWESOME finalist!
Best of luck in the next round!

Photobucket #8905653

Christine Lobsinger level-classic 9/15/2010 8:43:19 PM

Congratulations Stef... awaiting GOLD I am!!
SMILING #8905887

Sherran Andersen level-classic 9/15/2010 9:51:43 PM

Congrats. #8906332

Sherran Andersen level-classic 9/15/2010 9:52:06 PM

Congrats. #8906336

Merna L. Nobile 9/15/2010 10:10:24 PM

Congratulations on your Finalist Award! Merna #8906457

Laurence Saliba level-classic 9/16/2010 2:37:15 AM

Big Congratulations yet again Stefania!!! #8907482

Stephanie Frey 9/16/2010 2:52:33 AM

Congratulations on all of your wonderful finalist, Stefania! #8907597

Randy D. Dinkins level-classic 9/16/2010 3:24:45 AM

This is a Wow, big congratulations too. #8907701

Ellen Hodges level-classic 9/16/2010 3:51:45 AM

Huge congrats and very best luck on all your extremely awesome finalists, Stef!! WTG!! #8907773

Ujjwal Mukherjee level-classic 9/16/2010 5:34:12 AM

Magnificent!! HUGE congrats!! #8908181

Jennifer L. Alder level-classic 9/16/2010 8:53:21 AM

HUGE congrats, Stefania!! This is amazing photography :) #8908862

Margaret R. Barry level-classic 9/16/2010 9:09:37 AM

Congratulations on this and all of your fantastic finalist, Stefania! #8908941

Jeana Clark level-classic 9/16/2010 9:21:00 AM

Fantastic Finalist!!!!

~J~ #8908964

Denny E. Barnes level-classic 9/16/2010 10:52:38 AM

Big Congratulations on all your beautiful and well deserved finalists, Stefania!! #8909209

Cindy Bendush level-classic 9/16/2010 10:56:06 AM

Such a majestic image Stef! Congratulations on your finalist and best of luck in the next round! #8909215

Marijana Fajgl level-classic 9/16/2010 11:34:23 AM

amazing capture, Stefania! Big congratulations! #8909316

Mitch Spence level-classic 9/16/2010 11:48:10 AM

Congratulations to you, Stef. It's a beautiful thing. #8909371

Nancy L. Green level-classic 9/16/2010 11:51:52 AM

OUTSTANDING Stef, CONGRATULATIONS on this and ALL your wonderful finalists!!! <>< #8909383

Julianne Bradford level-classic 9/16/2010 12:10:37 PM

Well deserved finalist ready for Gold :-)Stefania! I have my fingers crossed! #8909432

Tommy E. Burgess 9/16/2010 1:53:23 PM

Huge congratulations on this stunning finalistb Stef!!! #8909663

Patrick Rouzes level-classic 9/17/2010 5:00:49 AM

CONGRATULATIONS on your triple award for this amazing image, Stef! Hope you get another! Good for you! #8912012

Debra R. Harder 9/17/2010 8:16:28 AM

This is a GOLD winner in my opinion, Stef!! Absolutely BRILLIANT! HUGE CONGRATULATIONS on your SUPERB finalist! Deb #8912366

Val Feldman level-classic 9/17/2010 11:57:07 AM

Happy to be among the first to offer you congratulations on this superb Gold Winner, Stef...marvelous, inspiring work! Congrats!!! #8912715

Mukesh Srivastava level-classic 9/17/2010 12:05:09 PM

Huge congrats for well deserved GOLD,Stef!!!!!! Cheeeeeeeeeers!!!!! #8912730

Laurence Saliba level-classic 9/17/2010 12:10:42 PM

Huge Congrats Stefania for the Gold!!! #8912752

Nancy (Peaches) Harker level-classic 9/17/2010 12:13:43 PM



Photobucket #8912762

Tammy Espino level-classic 9/17/2010 12:30:51 PM

Congrats on your win :) #8912827

Phyllis H. Burchett level-classic 9/17/2010 12:37:20 PM

Congratulations Stefania....absolutely breathtaking! #8912869

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic 9/17/2010 12:50:32 PM

So happy to see this strike GOLD!!!

UB. #8912919

Agnes Fegan level-classic 9/17/2010 12:55:58 PM

Beautiful Stef...congratulations!!! #8912944

Bojan Bencic level-classic 9/17/2010 1:00:55 PM

Congratulations, Stefania! #8912968

Jennifer L. Alder level-classic 9/17/2010 1:02:57 PM

Yay!!! HUGE congrats to you, my friend, on this beautiful winner :) #8912987

Rona L. Schwarz 9/17/2010 1:12:13 PM

C O N G R A T U L A T I O N S on this marvelous GOLD WINNER, Stef!!! So happy to see this - one of my favorites and a spectacular image! #8913059

Renee Doyle level-classic 9/17/2010 1:26:08 PM

Big congratulations to you on this wonderful winner Stef!!!!!! WTG! #8913102

Patrick Rouzes level-classic 9/17/2010 2:19:36 PM

CONGRATULATIONS on this incredible Gold Winner , Stefania! Absolutely well deserved! #8913301

Nancyj E. Hovey level-classic 9/17/2010 2:52:12 PM

On your Second Place WINNER! 8o) #8913373

Christian Rosito level-classic 9/17/2010 3:31:02 PM

Congratulations again Stefania!!!!! Lovely scene! #8913505

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna level-classic 9/17/2010 4:08:51 PM

AWESOME winner, Stefania! :-)♫♪♫ k #8913630

Claudia Kuhn level-classic 9/17/2010 4:31:10 PM

Congratulations on your wonderful winner! #8913696

Debra R. Harder 9/17/2010 4:38:23 PM

So happy to see GOLD under this BEAUTY, Stef!! HUGE CONGRATULATIONS on your BEAUTIFUL GOLD WINNER!! Deb #8913718

Laura E. Swan level-classic 9/17/2010 4:45:41 PM



HUGS!-Lala #8913743

Rolando Rosito 9/17/2010 5:26:08 PM

Fantastic winner Stefania, Congratulations!!! #8913866

Jean-Pierre Ducondi level-classic 9/17/2010 5:48:04 PM

Congratulations Stef!!!
JP #8913948

Thomas E. Hinds 9/17/2010 5:49:08 PM

Beautiful image, Stefania! Congratulations! #8913952

Christine Lobsinger level-classic 9/17/2010 6:09:20 PM

Congrats again Stef....
Smiling Chris #8914027

Christine Lobsinger level-classic 9/17/2010 6:09:20 PM

Congrats again Stef....
Smiling Chris #8914029

Patti Coblentz level-classic 9/17/2010 7:03:52 PM

Big congratulations on your amazing win, Stef!! #8914147

Anita Hogue 9/17/2010 7:05:58 PM

WOW, absolutely stunning capture, Stefania! Congratulations! #8914157

Rich Helmer 9/17/2010 7:51:20 PM

Congrats Stef!!! I love this!!! #8914307

Deborah C. Lewinson level-classic 9/17/2010 8:08:13 PM

Congrats, Stef! #8914376

Cindy Bendush level-classic 9/17/2010 8:12:22 PM

YAY! Good for you Stef - Huge congratulations on your outstanding win! #8914396

Graham Robards level-classic 9/17/2010 10:36:50 PM

Well done Stephania, congratulutions. ~Pat #8914614

Barbara Waldoch level-classic 9/18/2010 12:57:50 AM

Awesome! Congratulations! #8914667

Ujjwal Mukherjee level-classic 9/18/2010 4:57:06 AM

HUGE congratulations on your FANTASTIC Winner,Stef!!!! #8914825

Boyd L. Alexander 9/18/2010 5:07:43 AM

CONGRATULATIONS on your terrific Gold win Stef!! Way to go! #8914846

Margaret R. Barry level-classic 9/18/2010 6:11:22 AM

Congratulations on your beautiful winner, Stefania! #8914954

Lorna Shutter 9/18/2010 6:17:19 AM

WTG, Stef!!! CONGRATULATIONS on another AWESOME WIN!!!!! :)
Photobucket #8914982

Jeana Clark level-classic 9/18/2010 8:52:49 AM

What an awesome and well deserved Winner!!!!!!!

~J~ #8915480

Katarina Mansson 9/18/2010 9:41:40 AM

Impressive on all aspects - congratulations on your dual badge Stefania! #8915594

Ken Smith level-classic 9/18/2010 10:39:28 AM

Your perservance paid off...congrats on this gold, Stef...very well deserved! #8915725

Tarun Bose 9/18/2010 2:57:00 PM

Big congrats Stefania for your winner. #8916227

Courtenay Vanderbilt 9/18/2010 5:13:39 PM

Hey Stef! Huge congrats on this fabulous winning image! #8916424

Sabrina Ryan 9/18/2010 7:16:06 PM

CONGRATULATIONS Stefania!! #8916604

Kristi A. Howson 9/18/2010 7:28:09 PM

What an incredible capture Stef. Love this and a big congratulations to you!!!! #8916634

Ellen Hodges level-classic 9/18/2010 8:21:25 PM

Huge congrats on this breathtaking winner, Stef!! #8916719

Sharon Sawyer level-classic 9/18/2010 8:39:17 PM

WTG, Stef!!! HUGE congratulations on your terrific Second Place
Win!!! #8916748

Stefania Barbier level-classic 9/18/2010 11:01:38 PM

thank you so much for your comments!!! #8916889

Randy D. Dinkins level-classic 9/19/2010 4:08:32 AM

Big congratulations on your beautiful win. Well done! #8917063

Julianne Bradford level-classic 9/19/2010 5:36:45 PM

Awesome winner Stefania!! Congratulations!! #8918447

Stefania Barbier level-classic 9/19/2010 10:20:51 PM

Randy, Julianne: thank you! #8918819

Robert K. Bemus level-classic 9/20/2010 12:53:22 AM

Congratulations on your Win, Stef!! #8918867

Stefania Barbier level-classic 9/20/2010 8:08:35 AM

thank you Robert! #8919608

Judy V. Kennamer level-classic 9/20/2010 9:51:37 AM

Congratulations on your beautiful Winner Stefania! #8919769

Stefania Barbier level-classic 9/20/2010 10:06:04 AM

thank you Judy! #8919798

Mary Beth Aiello level-classic 9/20/2010 1:51:35 PM

Spectacular, Stef. Huge congrats on this outstanding winner. #8920113

Hendrik Storme 9/20/2010 3:00:06 PM

Congrats again,Stefania!!!! #8920187

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-classic 9/20/2010 6:13:10 PM

Outstanding Stef, congratulations on your win! #8920530

Stefania Barbier level-classic 9/20/2010 11:09:12 PM

Mary Beth, Hendrik, Donna: thank you! #8920897

frank w. degenhardt level-classic 9/21/2010 8:48:07 AM

Congratulatoins on the Second Place Win and the Photo of the Day for this gorgeous work of art. Beautiful. #8921780

Stefania Barbier level-classic 9/21/2010 9:56:29 AM

thank you Frank! #8921926

Mike Clime level-classic 9/21/2010 11:52:37 AM

Congratulations on your winner! #8922130

Carol L. Fowler 9/21/2010 11:55:40 AM

Congrats on the well deserved Win! #8922142

Stefania Barbier level-classic 9/21/2010 12:40:00 PM

Carol, Mike: thank you! #8922230

Bill Houghton 9/22/2010 3:31:44 AM

Stefania, Congratulations on your fantastic 2nd place win. A truly magical shot. Have a great day, Bill

If you have time, check out my website:
Bill Houghton Photography


Stefania Barbier level-classic 9/22/2010 4:48:35 AM

thank you Bill! #8923410

Datha Y. Thompson level-classic 9/24/2010 6:10:58 AM

CONGRATULATIONS Stefania!!! :) #8927188

Stefania Barbier level-classic 9/24/2010 10:35:07 PM

thank you so much Datha! #8928430

David Phalen level-classic 9/26/2010 7:09:33 AM

BIG Congrats on a spectacular Winner!! #8930590

Stefania Barbier level-classic 9/26/2010 9:38:45 PM

thank you David! #8931606

JO ANN CLEVELAND level-classic 10/15/2010 12:21:45 PM

Congrats on your 2nd Place win...sooo well deserved Steph!

jo ann c.


Stefania Barbier level-classic 10/15/2010 12:26:44 PM

thank you Jo Ann! #8969593

Dominick M. Dimacale level-classic 11/9/2010 1:40:25 AM

Stefania, belated congratulations, again, on your Win!!!

Dominick #9022388

Stefania Barbier level-classic 11/10/2010 8:37:26 AM

thank you Dominick! #9025718

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