A Salute

© Tom Andersen

A Salute

Uploaded: May 30, 2005


On Memorial Day, we pause to remember those who have made the supreme sacrifice, so we can live free today!


Paul Michko May 30, 2005

Very creative and beautiful image, Tom. #255578

Ivan Clife May 30, 2005

beutyfull and emotional, great one Tom, congrats.

Ivan Clife #1409991

Kerby Pfrangle May 30, 2005

Tom what a tribute.

This is awesome and perfect for today.

WOW...Kerby #1410008

Colleen Braun May 30, 2005

very nice Tom... #1410016

Lori S. Aschbrenner May 30, 2005

Awesome tribute, Tom!! Beautiful! #1410025

Marcie A. Fowler May 30, 2005

What a wonderful display of creativity and patriotism Tom!! Excellent work and exceelent message.

Happy Memorial Day to all!! #1410073

Carla Metzler May 30, 2005

Wonderful creativity, beautiful image, excellent work, and a wonderful tribute, Tom!
Great job on this Memorial Day image. #1410076

Carolyn M. Fletcher level-deluxe May 30, 2005

Cool! #1410156

Laura Clay-Ballard May 30, 2005

Wow! Great job! Love the work you did on this. so creative. Splendid tribute. #1410174

Linda D. Lester level-classic May 30, 2005

AWESOME salute! Great image and effects, I hope we see this again! #1410177

William C. Raco level-classic May 30, 2005

Wonderful editing, Tom
Beautiful tribute to our fallen heros.
Very well done!


S J May 30, 2005

A WINNER in my view, Tom!! One of the most creative shot from you!! Beautifully done!! #1410311

Joy Rector May 30, 2005

Love the creation and the tribute. #1410341

Stephanie Lyons May 30, 2005

Very well done Tom! Love the creativity ... #1410364

cj patterson May 30, 2005

Excellent Tom~ and perfect for today!!! wonderful sentiment!!! #1410381

Tammy Scott May 30, 2005

VERY VERY VERY cool image for today, Tom!!! I just LOVE it! #1410475

Agnes Fegan level-deluxe May 30, 2005

Very nice creative shot Tom! #1410614

Roger Bernabo May 30, 2005

Wonderful creation and tribute Tom #1410638

Wally Orlowsky May 30, 2005

Gorgeous and creative floral tribute, Tom. #1410662

William Moore May 30, 2005

just about the most creative photo i've seen stunningly done #1410943

Debra Booth May 30, 2005

So beautiful and creative, Tom! Expresses a wonderful sentiment! #1411016

Bobbie Davis May 30, 2005

Very creative Tom!!!!! I LOVE this image! #1411167

Deborah C. Lewinson level-addict May 30, 2005

Wow, excellent image, effects, and message, Tom!

Casey A. Hanson May 30, 2005

Very cool, Tom! I see a winner! :0) #1411438

Laurence Saliba level-classic May 30, 2005

Surely another winner Tom!!!!!!!!! Excellent work!!! #1411510

Kathryn (Love) Scheet level-classic May 30, 2005

great image Tom!! love the colors and comp #1411533

Mata Patan May 30, 2005

Wonderful, creative and super!!!
Surely one of the best of today! #1412098

Cathy Gregor May 30, 2005

Love it, Tom!! Outstanding creativity and work. #1412118

Karen Engelbreth May 30, 2005

WOW - wonderful and very creative, Tom! #1412357

Jonna Bergström May 30, 2005

Cool image and very creative work, Tom!! #1412391

KHAWLA Haddad May 30, 2005

Very creative peace of art Tom ,LOVE IT . #1412527

Tom Andersen May 30, 2005

Thanks for your very kind comments, Paul, Ivan, Kerby, Colleen, Lori, Marcie, Carla, Carolyn, Laura, Linda, Bill, Sanjay, Joy, Stephanie, CJ, Tammy, Agnes, Roger, Wally, William, Debra, Bobbie, Debby, Casey, Laurence Kathryn, Mata, Cathy, Karen, Jonna, and Kelly! I appreciate them all very much! #1412617

Stanley J. Contrades May 30, 2005

This is one very creative and unique image, Tom, that is colorful and beautifully done! Outstanding work!!
Much Aloha,
Stan #1412711

Danilo Piccioni May 31, 2005

very creative, well done! #1415222

Marsha S. Smith May 31, 2005

What a wonderfully creative and gorgeous shot, Tom. You are soooooo good! #1415773

Darren K. Fisher May 31, 2005

OH WOW TOm this is so creative and so very well done. A winner for sure. #1416109

Tom Andersen May 31, 2005

Thanks for adding your terrific comments, Stan, Dado, Marsha, and Darren! #1416199

Kara L. Hendricks May 31, 2005

I LOVE THIS!! I agree.. WINNER!! Wonderfully creative image with touching sentiment Tom... Well done. #1416416

Kay E. Mahoney level-classic June 13, 2005

WOW!!!!!!!! This is fantastic Tom. #1467002

Deborah C. Lewinson level-addict June 21, 2005

Congratulations on this outstanding finalist, Tom!
Best wishes for the next round!
-Debby #1498265

Jill Flynn June 21, 2005

Congratulations on this outstanding finalist Tom! #1498473

Colleen Braun June 21, 2005

way to go Tom... #1498529

KHAWLA Haddad June 21, 2005

Congratulations on your finalist Tom such great job best of luck in the next round love this well don!!!!!!!!1 #1499079

Tammy Scott June 21, 2005

Congratulations, Tom! This is awesome! #1499373

Cathy Barrows June 21, 2005

Congrats!...too cool #1499772

Kathleen R. Struckle June 21, 2005

Awesome!...congrats. #1499899

Laura Clay-Ballard June 21, 2005

Congratulations to you, too! this is an AWESOME image! #1499981

Kay E. Mahoney level-classic June 21, 2005

Congratulations on your finalist. So beautiful. #1500193

Sharon L. Wack June 21, 2005


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Kara L. Hendricks June 21, 2005

Best of luck Tom!! This is wonderful!! #1501405

Roger Bernabo June 21, 2005

Wonderful work Tom! #1501558

Jonna Bergström June 21, 2005

A big congrats to this wonderful finalist, Tom! #1502052

Danilo Piccioni June 21, 2005

Congratulations on this fantastic job! #1502156

Judy S. Fung June 22, 2005

Congrats, Tom! #1502473

Paul E. Earl June 22, 2005

Fantastic!! CONGRATS!! #1502703

S J June 22, 2005

Congratulations on this beautiful Finalist, Tom!! #1503829

cj patterson June 22, 2005

Congratulations on this well deserved finalist!!! #1504115

Goshka G. June 22, 2005

Congrats on all your finalists this month, Tom!! #1506354

Wendy Stevenson June 22, 2005

Congratulations Tom on this very creative well done finalist and all your other finalists this month. Well done!! Best of luck in the next round too:-) #1506624

Linda D. Lester level-classic June 22, 2005

Congratulations! #1507208

Debra Booth June 22, 2005

Congratulations, Tom!! #1507953

Darren K. Fisher June 23, 2005

Congrats on your finalist, but think it should have been a winner for sure. #1512771

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