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Reflection of Joy


 

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Reflection of Joy
Reflection of Joy
Taken at El Nido, Palawan, Philippines. When they saw me taking their pictures, they continue putting up a show.

Manny L. Librodo

 
 
 
- Janelle Barry

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Manuel, you really have captured their youthful joy. Your photo makes me smile just looking at it, and the setting, the reflection, are perfect. Great work!


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November 10, 2006

 

TS
  Manuel this is a winner amazing capture. Funny how kids love to have their pictures taken. This exerience must of been such fun for you.


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November 11, 2006

 

Rhonda Burger
  I agree with Tami and Janelle. You truly captured the fun they were having. I love the silouette, reflection, lighting...oh, and the angles. Great shot.


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November 11, 2006

 

Petra Roth
  Perfect! One in a milloin shot!


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November 11, 2006

 

Paul G Slate
  Manuel this is a great shot! very nice capture and composition!


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November 11, 2006

 

Jane Holestine
  This is truly perfect in every way. What fun!


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November 11, 2006

 

Tony Gutowski
  Fantastic capture, Manuel. Because the children are sillouetted they could be anyone even us. Very sybolic in many ways.


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November 11, 2006

 

PhotographPerson Y. Nothing
  absolutely stunning!


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November 11, 2006

 

Shannon K. Voss
  WOW! THis is just awesome. It makes me feel like a kid again. Seeing the free sririt in the children fills me with joy. Great job!!!


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November 11, 2006

 

Megan p
  Wow!! such fun and honest joy!! Beautifully captured


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November 11, 2006

 

Michael Khoury
  ...predictably a favourite composition and theme...


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November 22, 2006

 

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  Amazing Photo!!!


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December 13, 2006

 

Erin Tyler
  Congrats on your finalist!


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December 29, 2006

 

Elizabeth Ruuska
  Stunning! Congratulations on your finalist!


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December 29, 2006

 

Cary Rogers
  OUTSTANDING, wonderful capture, Manny! Congratulations!


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December 29, 2006

 
- Renee Doyle

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  Fantastic! Congratulations!


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December 29, 2006

 

Cheryl E. Molennor
  Great image Manuel Congratulations


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December 29, 2006

 

Jane M
  Wonderful in many ways with a real sense of joyful kids. I particularly like the inclusion of the reflection. Congratulations


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December 29, 2006

 

Mykl Mabalay
  congratulations master manny!


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December 29, 2006

 

Laura S. Brophy
  Spectacular!!! I hope we continue to see this in the months and years ahead as a winner. What a beautiful and delightful photo. Congrats.


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December 29, 2006

 

Sharon King
  I agree, I just Love this shot! I hope to see it again!


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December 29, 2006

 

Denise M. Snyder
  This is fantastic... congratulations on a very well deserved finalist!


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December 29, 2006

 

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  multi-layering in this photo makes it work, how would it have looked with more foreground and not a centered horizon??


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December 29, 2006

 

Megan p
  This is such a winning image!! many Congrats Manuel!!!


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December 30, 2006

 

RC Fritz
  Excellent capture. Great image, Manuel. Congratulations on your WIN!


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December 30, 2006

 

Mykl Mabalay
  congrats master manny! mabuhay ka!


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December 30, 2006

 
- Kay E. Mahoney

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  Congratulations on your second place winner.


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December 30, 2006

 

Laura S. Brophy
  Woohoo! Congratulations Manny. This is spectacular.


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December 30, 2006

 
- Evy Johansen

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  Wonderful image, Manuel!! Big congratulations on your win!


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December 30, 2006

 
KayBeausoleilPhotography.com

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  Congratulatinos, Manuel, on your win for this superb B&W!


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December 30, 2006

 
- Linda L. Ruiz

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  This is Great!! I love this shot. I have actually been to El Nido. It is so beautiful there. Excellent capture.


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December 30, 2006

 
heartsongphotography.com - Cora Miller

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  What a capture! The energy and fun they are having is palpable and the fact that you caught each of them at a different height and in a different position is amazing. Congratulations on your win.


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December 30, 2006

 
- Evy Johansen

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  Congratulations on your wonderful POTD, Manuel!


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December 31, 2006

 

Karen Engelbreth
  Fantastic image!!!
Congratulations!!!! both on your win and your POTD, Manuel!



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December 31, 2006

 

Kaye Burazin
  Feels so good when it makes it all the way Manny. And you thought you were just having fun. Congrats On finalist, Winner and POTD.


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December 31, 2006

 
photosbyjanine.com - Janine Russell

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  Manuel, excellent tones, lighting, clarity and silhouettes; congratulations on your Second Place Win and POTD.


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December 31, 2006

 

Darryl Wilkinson
  Outstanding winner and POTD, Manuel. Congratulations!!


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December 31, 2006

 

Susie Peek-Swint
  Many congrats on your win and POTD Manuel ~ wonderful capture.. this must have been so much fun to shoot!


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December 31, 2006

 

Bill Houghton
  Beautiful shot Manuel. Great job on this one. Congratulations.

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December 31, 2006

 

Jenny Bosmans
  Big Congratulations, Manuel! :)


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December 31, 2006

 

Joy Rector
  congrats on the POTD


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December 31, 2006

 
lauriedailyphotos.com - Laurie Daily

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  A beautiful capture of kids, Manuel! Congratulations to you!


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December 31, 2006

 

Megan p
  Wonderful POTD!!! Congratulations!


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December 31, 2006

 
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  Wonderful POTD! Congratulations!


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December 31, 2006

 

Mary Clarke
  Fantastic imager Manuel, congratulations on 2nd Place and POTD


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December 31, 2006

 

Pam Ullman
  When I saw this photo today, it took my breath away! A stunning image ... and I can only imagine what it must have been like to happen upon it, and then actually manage to capture it so perfectly. Congrats on your POTD and 2nd place wins.


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December 31, 2006

 

RC Fritz
  Congratulations on your POTD, Manuel and Happy New Year!


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December 31, 2006

 

Daniella Puente
  Manuel esta foto es sencillamente perfecta y demuestra la idea de felicidad de una manera que no necesita palabras...:o)

Felices Fiestas,
Daniella


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December 31, 2006

 

Colleen Farrell
  Congratulations on a terrific winner and POTD!


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December 31, 2006

 
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  Magnificent work, Manuel. Congratulations on the win and POTD.


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December 31, 2006

 

Cheryl E. Molennor
  I LOve this image. It makes me laugh. Congratulations to you on this great winner and POTD


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December 31, 2006

 
- Sandy Driscoll

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  This is just a fabulously perfect New Year POTD.......personifies energy, a new day, and optomism! Great job, Manuel, and Happy New Year to you!
Sandy


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December 31, 2006

 

Sheri Ann F. Forbes
  This is an incredible shot, Manuel; stunning!


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December 31, 2006

 

Susi Lawson
  Congrats Manny, this is superbly done!!


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December 31, 2006

 

Patricia Ronan
  Congrats, great photo and stunning gallery.


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December 31, 2006

 
divinelovephotography.com - Donna La Mattino Pagakis

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  What a fun image Manuel, very original and creative. Congratulations on your win and potd. Have a great day and Happy New Year!!!!


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December 31, 2006

 
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  Dear Manuel, This is one of the most fabuloso pictures I've ever seen. Wow to the max!


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December 31, 2006

 

Diana L. Ralph
  Congratulations, Manual! Wonderful find and capture! Kids are so wonderfully spontaneous and such hams! :-)


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December 31, 2006

 

Milan Banik
  AWESOME CREATION ,CONGRATES


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December 31, 2006

 
- Lindley Johnson

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  Great image, Manuel! You've captured the children's joy and spirit very well. Congratulations on your winner and POTD.


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December 31, 2006

 

William88
  Congratulations on your fabulous win!!


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December 31, 2006

 

Jane M
  Thoroughly deserved win!! Congrats!


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January 01, 2007

 

Ross Throndson
  Congratulations, Manuel...Amazing Shot...I'd like to go to El Nido some time, it's suppose to be so Beautiful there...Congratulations again on this Incredible Winner!!!


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January 01, 2007

 
- Guy D. Biechele

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  Amazing capture. What a wonderful sky and reflection! Congratulations on your win and POTD!


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January 02, 2007

 

Pradeep K. Kaushik
  This is Great shot Manuel!! Congratulations on winner and POTD!


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January 03, 2007

 

Allan L. Dy
  Absolute winner Manuel!! Really great work. Congratulations!


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January 04, 2007

 

Vicki Hunt
  This is one of my favorite photos! What a GREAT capture! Congrats on POTD!


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January 05, 2007

 

Rebecca A. Steed
  You never cease to impress. Another inspiring photo.


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January 05, 2007

 

Vladan D. Djordjevic
  Fantastic photo! Great composition, lighting, tones, reflection, scene!!!


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January 05, 2007

 

Kaye Burazin
  A heartfelt congrats on your win. Outstanding Manny!


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January 20, 2007

 

Cindy K. Bracken
  Manuel,
Congratulations on this great image! I love the energy you captured!
Cindy Bracken
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January 27, 2007

 

C A
  I agree, this photo captures it all. Love the colours and joy in your shot. Well done! Best wishes from Holland, CornĂ©


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August 01, 2007

 

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  Reminds me of a lot of the photos in my portfolio.
Great shot.


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May 16, 2008

 

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  I love this picture. I love the silhouette and the reflection of the people in the shallow water. Fantastic capture. Check out some of my work and leave some comments too. Much appreciated :]


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August 14, 2008

 

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  I love this picture. I love the silhouette and the reflection of the people in the shallow water. Fantastic capture. Check out some of my work and leave some comments too. Much appreciated :]


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August 14, 2008

 

anonymous
  Another outstanding image in your gallery. You have some outstanding photos. I'm just thumbing through and you are definitely a favorite.


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February 12, 2009

 

Robin Bailey
  Congratulations on this perfect winner!


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July 27, 2009

 
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