Happy Canada Day!

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Happy Canada Day!

Robert R. Goodman level-addict July 01, 2012

Hi Patrick,Happy Canada Day.I hope you had a wonderful day my friend.Beautiful capture.With the corrupt govt we have I stop celebrating the The 4th three years ago!!!!!!!! #1472402

Robert K. Bemus level-classic July 01, 2012

Great comp, color and MT presentation, Patrick!! #10209920

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic July 01, 2012

Beautiful image and Happy Canada Day to you too, Patrick!

UB. #10209978

Tiia Vissak July 02, 2012

a wonderful capture! #10209991

Mary Dimitriw level-deluxe July 02, 2012

Right back at ya Patrick!! We are officially celebrating today on our day off with the pool, friends and a BBQ.

Beautifully captured and full of vibrant color!

Anthony G. Comella July 02, 2012

Super capture Patrick!! #10210104

Michelle Alton July 02, 2012

I'll celebrate with you. My dad spent all of his childhood summers in Canada with his aunties, uncles, and cousins.

Nice capture, Paddy! #10210235

Mike Clime July 02, 2012

Nice colorful capture and great for the MT, Patrick! #10210825

Nancy L. Green level-classic July 02, 2012

Happy Canada Day Paddy, and to all the other brothers and sisters to the north!! <>< #10210882

Debbie Bray July 02, 2012

HAPPY CANADA DAY, Paddy!! And to all our Canadian friends!! #10211104

John Connolly July 02, 2012

Happy Canada Day Patrick! What a great capture for the day! #10211132

Terry Cervi level-classic July 02, 2012

A belated Happy Canada Day to you, Paddy!! Hope you enjoyed it! This is a terrific shot! #10211216

Amalia Sylvia Arriaga Salinas level-classic July 02, 2012

Very colorful image Patrick!,
I hope that you had a great day!,
Amalia #10211301

Ellen Hodges level-deluxe July 02, 2012

Hope that you had a. Wonderful Happy Canada Day, Patrick! Love the image, too!! Mentioned you on my last image as you have inspired me and I am sure many others with your awesome macros! #10211392

Tammy Espino July 02, 2012

Is Canada day like our fourth of July? A great composition. Hope you had a fun,safe day :) #10211626

Patrick Rouzes level-classic July 03, 2012

Thanks everyone!!!
Tammy, it is similar. Here is an explanation (not mine):
Canada day is the anniversary of July 1st, 1867,which is when the enactment of The British North America Act united 3 British Colonies into a single Country called Canada.This was done within the British Empire & the day was originally called Dominion Day!
The name was changed to Canada Day in 1982- the year Canada gained full independence from the British Empire!
Your history lesson for today, Tammy! LOL #10212377

Emile Abbott level-deluxe July 03, 2012

Happy Canada Day Patrick. My wife and I will be spending about 3 weeks there getting out of the Texas Heat. July 24 to Aug 6th. #10212648

Marijana Fajgl level-classic July 03, 2012

Happy Canada Day, Patrick! Fantastic theme capture! #10212803

Tammy Espino July 03, 2012

Yup, lots like our Independence day from England :) Always nice to learn something new everyday!! #10212934

Marijana Fajgl level-classic August 29, 2012

Big congratulations on your fantastic finalist, Patrick! #10295229

Kathryn Wesserling level-classic August 29, 2012

Patrick, thanks for the explanation above - I do remember it being called "Dominion Day" (we spent - and still do - a lot of time in Ontario.)

I love the string of flags - seeing that Maple Leaf flying always touches me. Congratulations for the Finalist. #10295363

Stefania Barbier level-addict August 29, 2012

congratulations on a fabulous finalist!!! #10295516

Emile Abbott level-deluxe August 29, 2012

Congratulation on wonderful Finalist, Patrick. #10295763

Robert R. Goodman level-addict August 29, 2012

Hi Patrick,Big Congratulations on this beautiful finalist my friend!!! #10296095

Carol L. Fowler August 29, 2012

Congrats on this wonderful FInalist! #10296502

Tammy M. Anderson level-deluxe August 29, 2012

Congrats on a great MT finalist, Patrick. #10296630

Nancy L. Green level-classic August 29, 2012

CONGRATULATIONS again Paddy on another wonderful finalist, WTG!! <>< #10296809

JO ANN CLEVELAND August 29, 2012

Congrats on another awesome finalist Patrick!

jo ann c. #10297918

Phyllis A. Houghton level-deluxe August 29, 2012

Congratulations on this terrific finalist, Patrick!! :-) #10297951

Lorna Shutter August 29, 2012

AWESOME Canadian capture, Paddy!!! CONGRATULATIONS on another fine Finalist, my friend!!!!! WTG!!! :)
Photobucket #10298042

Patrick Rouzes level-classic August 30, 2012

Actually did not notice this finalist until now.........thanks everyone.

Julie Burnett August 30, 2012

Patrick, lol, that is too funny!! Glad you found it! Congratulations AGAIN, and best of luck!! #10299615

Chris Budny level-deluxe August 30, 2012

Love the pop of red in those Canadian flags; congratulations! #10299806

John Connolly August 30, 2012

Congratulation on your finalist award Patrick! Well done! #10299894

Marilyn Cornwell level-deluxe August 30, 2012

What a great finalist Patrick! Nothing like the Canadian Flag!!!! #10299913

Mary Dimitriw level-deluxe August 30, 2012

Congrats on another fab Finalist Patrick! Love to see our flags flying! #10300483

Lou Taylor August 30, 2012

Congratulations on this awesome finalist! #10300560

Reynaldo D. Reyes level-classic August 30, 2012

Indeed a celebration of color Patrick. Congratulations on your finalist and good luck. #10300565

Tammy Espino August 30, 2012

Congrats on your finalist!!! Who00 :) #10300697

Stephen Zacker August 31, 2012

Super perspective and bold colors. Congratulations #10300977

Amanda J. Tanner level-classic August 31, 2012

Congratulations Patrick on this wonderful finalist! #10301315

Martha R. Mazon level-classic August 31, 2012

Congratulations on another wonderful finalist, Patrick! I missed this one earlier! #10301373

Lydia Williams level-deluxe August 31, 2012

Awesome image, Paddy! So colorful, and captured beautifully! #10301427

Jorgen Jensen August 31, 2012

Congratulations on this well captured finalist Patrick. #10301488

Kathy Salerni level-classic August 31, 2012

I missed this, Paddy! Huge congrats!! #10301564

Phyllis H. Burchett August 31, 2012

I L o V e Canada...big congrats Patrick! #10302110

Thomas E. Hinds September 01, 2012

What a really neat image, Patrick! So well framed! Congratulations on this fine Finalist! #10303292

Ellen Hodges level-deluxe September 03, 2012

Huge congrats on a fab finalist, Bobby!!!! Somehow I missed this awesome image. Love the colors and boldness of this beauty!!! #10306484

isabel C. Zepeda level-classic September 07, 2012


I miss this one sorry, CONGRATULATIONS on this great finalist

Ysa... #10313238

Kirsten Kiki Kjaer level-classic September 16, 2012

Congratulations on this marvellous finalist, Patrick. #10324815

Lana Arcemont level-classic October 25, 2012

Fabulous color!
I love Canada....just returned from a great trip there. Congratulations! #10384467

Mary K. Robison July 01, 2013

What a wonderful development, Patrick!
Belated Congratulations for its making Finalist last year, and a huge CONGRATULATIONS to you on its selection as POTD today!!! #10751225

Michelle Alton July 01, 2013

Loved this last year when you posted it and love it just as much now! Congratulations Paddy, on THIS year's POTD! #10751229

Tiia Vissak July 01, 2013

Congratulations! #10751245

William C. Raco level-addict July 01, 2013

Congratulations on the finalist, and the POTD, Patrick #10751266

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe July 01, 2013

Congrats Paddy on this Fantastic POTD and Award Winning image!! #10751269

Tammy M. Anderson level-deluxe July 01, 2013

Wonderful POTD for today. We just spent three days in Nova Scotia. It was beautiful. Now we are in Maine till Wed. Congrats. #10751275

Kathryn Wesserling level-classic July 01, 2013

What a wonderful POTD to wake up to - may all your celebrations be fun and safe! Congratulations, my Friend! #10751292

Joy Rector July 01, 2013

congrats on the POTD #10751315

Lana Arcemont level-classic July 01, 2013

Wonderful capture!
Congratulations on your POTD! #10751335

Gord MacEachern July 01, 2013

Great big Canuck congrats my friend!!!!
Hope it's a good day for you, your family and friends! #10751336

Patti Coblentz July 01, 2013

Congratulations on your POTD and finalist for this wonderful image, Pads...and Happy Canada Day! #10751343

Terry Cervi level-classic July 01, 2013

Happy Canada Day, Paddy! Congrats on your POTD! #10751390

Robert R. Goodman level-addict July 01, 2013

Hi Patrick,Congratulations on your POTD my friend!!! #10751402

Susan D. Royce level-classic July 01, 2013

Congratulations, Patrick! This photo just radiates happiness. Happy Canada Day! #10751408

David Phalen July 01, 2013

WOWZA!! WTG Paddy!! Huge Congrats on a fabulous POTD!! #10751451

Lydia Williams level-deluxe July 01, 2013

Yay, Paddy...Congratulations on your POTD! #10751484

Tammy Espino July 01, 2013

Yo, yo Paddy!!!! Congrats!!!!!!! #10751518

Eivor Kuchta July 01, 2013

Congratulations on your wonderful POTD, Patrick! Have a great Canada Day! #10751536

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna July 01, 2013

WTG on this wonderful POTD, Paddy!!! Happy Canada Day!!! :-) k #10751553

Mary Dimitriw level-deluxe July 01, 2013

Happy Canada Day my Canadian friend and congrats on your spectacular POTD! #10751582

Nancy Marie Ricketts July 01, 2013

Congratulations, Patrick, on your superb POTD! #10751597

Deborah C. Lewinson level-addict July 01, 2013

Congrats on your POTD and finalist, Paddy, for this wonderful image!

Debby #10751633

isabel C. Zepeda level-classic July 01, 2013

CONGRATULATIONS on your great finalist

YSA... #10751650

Michele Peterson level-classic July 01, 2013

Patrick, this is just wonderful! I love the comp and the colors....especially the RED! Congratulations on a fabulous POTD!! #10751657

Martha R. Mazon level-classic July 01, 2013

WTG Patrick on this outstanding POTD! The lines, colors and depth are superb. Congratulations my friend! #10751673

Michael Umbreit July 01, 2013

Congratulations Patrick on your POTD! #10751699

Ellen Hodges level-deluxe July 01, 2013

Huge congrats on your finalist and the POTD, Patrick!! #10751707

JO ANN CLEVELAND July 01, 2013

How kool Patrick! Big congrats on your POTD!

jo ann c. #10751716

Laura L. Gonzales July 01, 2013

Wow! What a great capture and dadication!! Congratulations on your fantastic POTD my friend! Love it! #10751759

Phyllis A. Houghton level-deluxe July 01, 2013

A huge congratulations to you Paddy!!!!! ! :-) :-)

Bojan Bencic level-classic July 01, 2013

Congratulations on your POTD, Patrick!
Happy Canada Day. #10751766

Emile Abbott level-deluxe July 01, 2013

Congratulations Patrick on your POTD. #10751779

Mitch Spence level-classic July 01, 2013

Hooray for the red and white, Patrick, and hooray for your POTD today. #10751784

Debra R. Harder July 01, 2013

This is fabulous, Patrick! Huge congratulations on your AWESOME POTD!!! #10751785

Nancy L. Green level-classic July 01, 2013

CONGRATULATIONS Paddy on this wonderful POTD, and happy Canada day as well!! <>< #10751901

Daniella Puente July 01, 2013

Cool capture Patrick congratulations on the POTD!!! #10751977

Ann Coates level-classic July 01, 2013

Congratulations on your fabulous POTD. #10752026

Phyllis H. Burchett July 01, 2013

Wonderful Patrick, BIG congrats to you my friend on this fabulous POTD!!! and HAPPY CANADA DAY to you! #10752058

Laura E. Swan level-classic July 01, 2013


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ON YOUR POTD and also YES!


-Swanee! #10752069

Patricia A. Casey level-deluxe July 01, 2013

Hi Patrick.....Congratulations.....on POTD....wonderful happy capture of the Maple Leaf....heading up to Canada in about a week....love it up there....if it weren't so cold in the winter I'd move in a heartbeat....beautiful country and wonderful people.....hoping to connect with Laura S. while there...it should be a fun afternoon....Happy Canada Day to you and all Canadians both real and in spirit!!!! #10752140

Laura E. Swan level-classic July 01, 2013

(Can't wait, Patricia!!! :D !!!) #10752791

Sharon Sawyer July 01, 2013


Patrick, HUGE congratulations on your fantastic POTD.

Hope you had a wonderful day and I'm sure this only added to your celebrations.

I went down to the Parliament Buildings in Victoria and did the giant flag thing... my contribution to making it into the history books of our wonderful country. :)

Have a great week and happy shooting!!!


Ujjwal Mukherjee level-classic July 01, 2013

HUGE congratulations on your wonderful POTD and Happy Canada Day,my friend!!!!


Thomas E. Hinds July 01, 2013

Wonderful POTD, Patrick! Big congratulations! #10752949

Robert K. Bemus level-classic July 01, 2013

Congratulations on a vibrant and beautiful POTD, Patrick!! #10753019

Renee Doyle level-classic July 02, 2013

Happy Canada Day to you Patrick and BIG congrats on this beautiful POTD!! #10753183

Guy D. Biechele level-classic July 02, 2013

Great eye-catching image! Congrats! #10754199

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic July 03, 2013

Belated Happy Canada Day, Patrick and CONGRATZ on the POTD!

UB. #10754602

Mike D. Perez level-deluxe July 05, 2013

Congratulations on your great Finalist and POTD, Patrick. Super! #10757301

Richard D. Love August 01, 2013

Congratulations, Patrick...well done!

Rick #10792126

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