A New Day in Venice

© Patti Coblentz

A New Day in Venice

Uploaded: March 31, 2012


Exif: F Number: 11, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 10/130 seconds, Flash: did not fire., ISO: 200, White balance: Manual white balance, FocalLength: 18.00 mm, Model: NIKON D300


Chris Budny level-deluxe May 01, 2012

So pretty, Patty; I love the tones in the sky, and that gorgeous blue fabric. #1460129

Patti Coblentz May 01, 2012

Thank you, Chris! #10116813

Tammy Espino May 01, 2012

Congrats on your finalist! :) #10116854

Carol Flisak level-addict May 01, 2012

Lovely image, Patty... love the light and clarity! Congrats on your finalist! #10116883

Thomas E. Hinds May 01, 2012

Big congratulations, Patti! Beautiful Finalist! #10117210

Stefania Barbier level-addict May 01, 2012

congratulations on your wonderful finalist Patti!!! #10117293

Maria Coulson May 02, 2012

Congratulations Patricia! Good luck in the next round. #10117394

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic May 02, 2012

Huge CONGRATZ Patti on this terrific Finalist, good luck up next!

UB. #10117456

Danny B. Head level-deluxe May 02, 2012

I really like the steps in the foreground! Congrats! #10117675

Tammy M. Anderson level-deluxe May 02, 2012

Congrats on your beautiful finalist. #10117687

Nikki McDonald level-classic May 02, 2012

This is just beautiful, Patti, and not at all surprising to see it as a finalist. The colors are lovely and the scene inviting. Congratulations and good luck in the next round. #10117792

Katarina Mansson May 02, 2012

Such a abeautiful view and capture - congratulation on your finalist Patti! #10117811

Leslie McLain level-deluxe May 02, 2012

Congrats on a beautiful finalist, Patti. #10117898

Chris Budny level-deluxe May 02, 2012

Ah, and now another chance to view it and congratulate you! #10118008

John Rivera level-deluxe May 02, 2012

Congrats on this beautiful finalist! #10118066

Lorna Shutter May 02, 2012

Wow!!! Absolutely STUNNING, Patti!!! CONGRATULATIONS on your Finalist Award!!!!! Good luck in the next round!!! :)
Photobucket #10118517

Bojan Bencic level-classic May 02, 2012

Beautiful photo, Patricia. Congratulations on your finalist. #10118656

Emile Abbott level-deluxe May 02, 2012

Don't know how I missed this one Patti. Awesome and congrats on stunning finalist. #10118689

Bunny Snow level-classic May 02, 2012

Beautiful lighting and composition, Patti. How I miss Venice, and how well your captured its essence. Congratulations on your beautiful finalist, Patti!!! #10118727

Daniella Puente May 02, 2012

Congratulations on this wonderful capture Patti, love it! #10118847

frank w. degenhardt level-classic May 02, 2012

Beautiful. Congrats on the finalist friend. #10119059

Mitch Spence level-classic May 02, 2012

What a sight to start one's day, Patti. Congratulations. #10119269

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-deluxe May 02, 2012

Congratulations Patti, what a beautiful scene and finalist! #10119333

Patrick Rouzes level-classic May 02, 2012

Congratulations, Patti! #10119357

Tamara K. Walker level-classic May 02, 2012

Beautiful, congratulations. #10119571

Phyllis H. Burchett May 02, 2012

Congrats Patti on this gorgeous finalist!

Patti Coblentz May 02, 2012

Thank you very much!! #10119588

Heather Loewenhardt level-deluxe May 02, 2012

Congrats on this lovely finalist Patti. Good luck. #10120039

Carol L. Fowler May 02, 2012

Beautiful Finalist! Congrats! #10120135

Reynaldo D. Reyes level-classic May 02, 2012

So great seeing this again Patricia. I love Venice. Congrats on this outstanding shot that reminds me how wonderful this place is. #10120262

Patti Coblentz May 03, 2012

Thank you Heather, Carol, and Rey! #10120711

Lindley Johnson level-classic May 03, 2012

Lovely light, color, and composition, Patricia! This is a beautiful image of a beautiful place - I hope I can return one day. Congratulations on your well-deserved finalist. #10121219

Patti Coblentz May 03, 2012

Thank you, Lindley! #10121363


Holy Mackeral!!!!

This is beautiful Patti!!

Must be a Winner!!

Congratulations!!!! #10121524

Patti Coblentz May 03, 2012

I pick you on my team:)))
Thanks, Mel! #10121539

Lorna Shutter May 03, 2012

Can I be a cheerleader, Ms. Patti? Photobucket #10121764

Marilyn Cornwell level-deluxe May 04, 2012

This is so wonderful! Congratulations! #10122073

Patti Coblentz May 04, 2012

Thank you very much, Marilyn!

Ha, Lorna...you mean you would give up your spot as the RING LEADER...LOL?! #10122438

Nancyj E. Hovey level-classic May 04, 2012

on your very deserving FINALIST! 8o) #10122552

Robert R. Goodman level-addict May 04, 2012

Hi Patricia,A big cogratulations on this beautiful finalist my friend!!! #10123372

Tammy Espino May 04, 2012

Congrats on your awesome win! :) #10123428

Bob Cournoyer level-classic May 04, 2012

Beautiful Gold, Patti... :-) #10123483

Heather Loewenhardt level-deluxe May 04, 2012

Congrats on this wonderful gold medal win Patti. #10123484

Val Feldman level-deluxe May 04, 2012

WTG, Ms. Patti! A spectacular Gold Win! Warmest congrats! #10123597

Stefania Barbier level-addict May 04, 2012

congratulations on your wonderful winner!!! #10123666

Katarina Mansson May 04, 2012

Glad to see this beauty in the winners circle. Congratulations Patti! #10123714

Renee Doyle level-classic May 05, 2012

Beautiful Patti!! Congratulations! #10123855

Danny B. Head level-deluxe May 05, 2012

Beautiful image, Patti! Congrats on the win! #10124064

Thomas E. Hinds May 05, 2012

Congratulations, Patti, on this Winner! #10124075

Leslie McLain level-deluxe May 05, 2012

Congrats on a beautiful winner, Patti. #10124083

Lorna Shutter May 05, 2012

Woo Hoo!!! I knew this would turn into Gold!!! CONGRATULATIONS on your 2nd Place Win for this incredibly beautiful capture, Patti!!! WTG!!! :)
Photobucket #10124110

Carol Flisak level-addict May 05, 2012

Huge congrats on your wonderful winner, Patti! #10124154

Terry Cervi level-classic May 05, 2012

Congrats on your gorgeous win, Patti!! #10124202

Patti Coblentz May 05, 2012

Thank you all so much! #10124222

Phyllis H. Burchett May 05, 2012

BIG congrats Patti on your win!!! #10124325

Bojan Bencic level-classic May 05, 2012

Fantastic photo, Patricia. Congratulations on your win. #10124359

Patti Coblentz May 05, 2012

Thank you Phyllis, and Bojan! #10124415

Ellen Hodges level-deluxe May 05, 2012

Huge congrats on an awesome winner, Patti!! #10124417

Christine Czernin level-classic May 05, 2012

Many congratulations on your beautiful win. You caugh the perfect mood, Patti. #10124456

Gail Vitikacs level-classic May 05, 2012

Indeed a beautiful winner! #10124513

Patti Coblentz May 05, 2012

Thank you Ellen, Christine, and Gail! #10124519

Lindley Johnson level-classic May 05, 2012

Congratulations on your beautiful winner, Patricia - one of my favorites! #10124556

Michele Peterson level-classic May 05, 2012

Patti, wow this is an incredible photo. The blue really stands out in such a pretty way, and the whole image has such a magical feel and look to it. Congratulations on this wonderful winner!! #10124634

David Phalen May 05, 2012

BIG Congrats on a stunning Winner!! #10124659

Patti Coblentz May 05, 2012

Thank you very much Lindley, Michele, and Dave! #10124673

Carla Capra level-classic May 05, 2012

Congratulations, Patricia!
Beautiful image. #10124877

Emile Abbott level-deluxe May 05, 2012

The tones of GOLD were in this from the beginning. Congratulations on a fabulous winner, Patricia. #10124931

Rona L. Schwarz May 05, 2012

How wonderful to see you in the Winners column again, Patti! This is a marvelous composition and a nice original take on a famous shooting location - it has your signature creative look all over it! Love the muted pastel tones in the sky offset by the great blue boats. HUGE CONGRATULATIONS ON THIS SUPERB GOLD MEDAL WIN! #10124964

Patti Coblentz May 05, 2012

Thank you so much Carla, Emile, and Rona! #10124983

Marilyn Cornwell level-deluxe May 05, 2012

Such a beautiful Winner! Congratulations! #10125113

Carol L. Fowler May 05, 2012

Wonderful capture! Congrats! #10125261

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna May 05, 2012

WTG on this fantastic winner! :-) k #10125326

Debra R. Harder May 06, 2012

This is a fantastic image, Patti! Huge congratulations on your BEAUTIFUL GOLD WINNER!! Deb #10125989

Chris Budny level-deluxe May 06, 2012

Glad to see this beauty go on to win! Congratulations! #10126042

Mitch Spence level-classic May 06, 2012

Excellent gold, Patti. Congratulations to you. #10126223

Stephen Zacker May 06, 2012

Beautiful. Congratulations, Patricia #10126742

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic May 06, 2012

Cool Winner, Patti. To be able to get a Winner out of only 2 entries you submitted is remarkable in itself too. CONGRATZ !!!

UB. #10127025

Amanda J. Tanner level-classic May 07, 2012

Congratulations on this beautiful winner Patricia. #10127659

Agnes Fegan level-deluxe May 08, 2012

This is so beautiful ... congrats on your win!!! #10128883

Laura E. Swan level-classic May 08, 2012


Your heart goes into your work and it sure shows!

Have missed you.

-Laura :) xo #10129385

Merna L. Nobile May 09, 2012

Well here we are, through thick and thin. It is a joy to be able to be supportive and to congratulate each other for another month of magnificent photographs during May, 2012. I send all of you my very best, Merna Nobile #10130280

Reynaldo D. Reyes level-classic May 09, 2012

Amazing Venice and an amazing winner. A huge Congrats on this well deserved award Patricia. #10131430

Patti Coblentz May 10, 2012

Thank you so much for your generous comments! #10132083

Mary Beth Aiello level-classic May 10, 2012

Huge congrats, Patti, on this beautiful winner. #10132660

Julianne Bradford May 11, 2012

A belated congratulations on this exceptional winner Patricia! #10133937

David M. Montero May 12, 2012

Congratulations on scoring gold with this splendid capture Patricia! Marvelous work! #10134890

Wm Nosal May 17, 2012

Beautiful, Patricia!
Congratulations #10140220

Ann H. Belus level-deluxe May 18, 2012

Congratulations on this winner, Patti!!! Love this scene, so represenative of this wonderfully unique city! #10141459

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