Nikki McDonald level-classic 11/29/2009 7:16:47 AM

Fantastic! With your eye for design, I cannot believe you did not take this shot before, Katarina. Hope we see more of this architecture! #1210574

Les Rhoades level-classic 11/29/2009 7:17:38 AM

Simply fantastic....I believe I see another winner!

Sabrina Ryan 11/29/2009 7:20:00 AM

Outstanding image and composition, Katarina! #8177073

Julia Hiebaum 11/29/2009 4:51:33 PM

Perfect composition & balance you achieved with this image Katarina, love the simplicity yet strong impact, well done!
Julia #8177840

Joy Rector 11/30/2009 4:15:07 AM

well done #8178699

Christopher Budny level-classic 11/30/2009 6:54:29 PM

This is pretty much flawless, Katarina. Spectacular capture! #8180678

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic 12/1/2009 1:00:44 AM

Absolutely fabulous shot. Great pov, EOD and really love your TITLE!!!

UB. #8181122

Leslie McLain level-classic 12/6/2009 5:20:02 AM

Very cool architecture and a terrific image, Katarina. #8195345

Albert J. Valentino 12/15/2009 3:27:21 PM

Perfect!!! I'm a big fan of spirals #8218719

Rolando Rosito 12/15/2009 4:48:05 PM

Congratulations Katarina, beautiful finalist!! #8219277

Michael Umbreit level-classic 12/15/2009 4:54:51 PM

Katarina - Congratulations on your finalist! Love it! - Mike #8219313

Dianna Murphy 12/15/2009 5:19:12 PM

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 #8219499

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic 12/15/2009 9:50:51 PM


UB. #8221029

Stefania Barbier level-classic 12/15/2009 11:24:52 PM

congratulations on your gorgeous finalist!!! #8221329

Mitch Spence level-classic 12/16/2009 10:00:39 AM

Congratulations on this beauty and on all your finalists, Katarina. #8223315

Daniella Puente level-classic 12/16/2009 3:00:32 PM

Awesome Katarina congrats! #8224071

Sam Britt level-classic 12/16/2009 5:00:31 PM

Big congratulations, Katarina! #8224550

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-classic 12/16/2009 6:34:36 PM

Outstanding work Katarina, congratulations on your finalist! #8224871

Cheryl Schneider 12/16/2009 7:28:09 PM

Lovely! Congratulations!! #8225076

Nikki McDonald level-classic 12/16/2009 9:35:42 PM

What did we tell you? Congratulations on your finalist and best of luck in the next round, Katarina #8225405

Jeff Robinson level-classic 12/17/2009 3:46:35 AM

Congrats Katarina on your Fantastic Finalist!! Jeff #8225830

Dianna Murphy 12/17/2009 3:14:12 PM

Congratulations on your wonderful finalist. Best of luck in the quest for the GOLD. Dianna #8227404

Patti Coblentz level-classic 12/17/2009 5:07:50 PM

Congratulations, Katarina!
Patti #8227685

Nikki McDonald level-classic 12/17/2009 7:56:55 PM

Thought so! Congratulations on the win, Katarina. #8228133

Sam Britt level-classic 12/17/2009 8:03:54 PM

Big congratulations on your Second Place win, Katarina! #8228165

Renee Doyle level-classic 12/17/2009 8:14:43 PM

One of the best staircases I have ever seen!! Big congrats on this excellent win Katarina!! #8228248

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic 12/17/2009 10:04:22 PM

WTG Katarina. CONGRATZ. on your terrific GOLD Win. Seasons Greetings too!

UB. #8228557

Stefania Barbier level-classic 12/18/2009 12:24:23 AM

gorgeous winner, huge congrats!!! #8228811

Michelle Alton level-classic 12/18/2009 2:01:51 AM

This is a BRILLIANT capture, Katarina!
Most hearty Congratulations! #8228998

Dominick M. Dimacale level-classic 12/18/2009 2:35:46 AM

Congratulations Katarina on your Win!!!

Dominick #8229089

Kara L. Hendricks level-classic 12/18/2009 3:18:17 AM

CONGRATULATIONS Pictures, Images and Photos #8229144

Leslie McLain level-classic 12/18/2009 5:15:05 AM

Congrats on your wonderful winner, Katarina. #8229517

Judy V. Kennamer level-classic 12/18/2009 5:27:18 AM

Congrats on your beautiful GOLD winner Katarina!!!!! #8229568

Christopher Budny level-classic 12/18/2009 5:34:44 AM

Your visit back in to shoot this paid off... congratulations on this striking winner! #8229589

Elida Gutierrez level-classic 12/18/2009 7:32:34 AM


On your wonderful win

Debra R. Harder 12/18/2009 9:10:18 AM

Amazing image, Katarina!! HUGE CONGRATULATIONS on your BRILLIANT GOLD WINNER!! Deb #8230219

Graham Robards level-classic 12/18/2009 9:13:20 AM

Congratulations Katarina! ~Pat #8230231

Wanda Judd level-classic 12/18/2009 9:39:16 AM

Congratulations...I simply love it's simplicity... #8230330

Anne McKinnell level-classic 12/18/2009 10:00:29 AM

Congratulations Katarina on your wonderful win!! #8230382

David Phalen level-classic 12/18/2009 10:47:01 AM

BIG Congrats on a fantastic Winner!! #8230487

Linda Blair 12/18/2009 2:45:56 PM

Awesome win...congratulations!!!!!! #8231111

Linda Blair 12/18/2009 4:19:59 PM

Congratulations on your 2nd Place Gold Award Katerina. A very well deserving win for this Photo. Iím so very happy for you. Great job.

Merry Christmas to You

Nancyj E. Hovey level-classic 12/18/2009 5:13:36 PM

on your 2nd Place WINNER! 8o)

Photobucket #8231434

Claudine Grove 12/18/2009 7:45:24 PM

Congrats on the gold for this awesome architecture shot! #8231867

Paula Showen 12/18/2009 8:49:32 PM

Congratulations on your fantastic winner! #8232028

Michael Umbreit level-classic 12/19/2009 6:18:15 AM

Katarina - Congratulations on your win!! That is such a wonderful POV! - Mike #8232794

Mary Beth Aiello level-classic 12/19/2009 7:27:43 AM

Just gorgeous, Katarina. Huge congrats on this beautiful GOLD. #8232975

Cindy Bendush level-classic 12/21/2009 11:56:28 PM

AWESOME WIN Katarina - big congrats!!! #8238740

Susana Ms Heide 12/22/2009 10:32:47 AM

Katarina, your eye for composition is impressive!!! Many CONGRATS on this win!! #8239869

Susan M. Hembree level-classic 12/22/2009 8:22:33 PM

Fantastic, Katarina! I really love this angle and shot! Congratulations on your 2nd place win! #8240743

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2nd Place EoD November 2009.

Imagine that this picture is taken in my office building at work...amazing architecture designed by the Japanese architect Fumihiko Maki.

Canon 24-105 mm f/4 L IS lens, handheld. Monoconversion and postprocessing in Bridge and CS3 including NIK Silver Efex.

Exif: F Number: 8, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/20 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 200, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 28.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 30D

Uploaded on 11/29/2009 7:04:55 AM

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