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Uploaded: October 19, 2013


Debbie E. Payne October 19, 2013

Here are my favorite two that I shot today on my own personal Photowalk. Actually, when the kids were small we would always take numerous "Leaf Walks" and pick up all kind of colorful leaves and other interesting things that fell to the ground. Those walks were always welcomed and hours of good fun outside. Today I just went out for a bit because most of the leaves are gone and the ones that are still on the trees don't look so good. We had our first snowfall of the winter a couple of nights ago so all is on the downhill side and it was a challenge to focus on something other than the leaves. #1549215

Dale Hardin October 19, 2013

Love you DOF, Debbie. Like both, but that knot shot is super. #10876484

Susan Williams level-classic October 19, 2013

I also love that knotty hole in the wood and the lines and colors present. Great eye to capture that. The complementary green on the other side is very appealing and adds a lot of interest.

I also love the single leaf against the diagonals lines and colors in the background. Very pretty and unusual Phall Photo. #10876611

Jeff E Jensen October 20, 2013

Excellent either way, Debbie! #10876743

Rita K. Connell level-classic October 20, 2013

both shots are well captured. I couldn't pick between them. great job. #10876972

Michael Kelly level-deluxe October 20, 2013

Both are excellent, but I love texture shots and the wood calls out to me. Adding this one to favorites. #10877354

Stephen Shoff October 20, 2013

I like the unique color contrast of your "Red, White and Blue of Fall". #10877608

Peter W. Marks October 21, 2013

Debbie. This has gone to my 'favorites' also. Before I had read down through the comments and your explanation I was, for a second or two, puzzling over the title and through a thought process that will possibly baffle some folk I found myself saying one of Winston Churchill's famous quotes.
" ...a riddle, within a mystery; wrapped in an enigma". He was referring to the cold war Russians and how we could never understand their thinking.


Beth Spencer October 22, 2013

Debbie, I really like them both, great finds! #10878713

Deborah C. Lewinson level-addict January 01, 2014

Huge congrats on your win, Debbie!

Happy New Year!
Debby #10933743

Dale Hardin January 01, 2014

Congratulations Debbie. This was a truly well deserved win. #10934052

Michael Kelly level-deluxe January 01, 2014

A big congratulations. This is such a wonderful shot. #10934216

Daniella Puente January 02, 2014

Congratulations on this wonderful winner Debbie! #10935616

Debbie E. Payne January 04, 2014

Thank you all! It always amazes me that the simplest of shots are often the most striking. #10936889

Beth Spencer January 04, 2014

Way to go Debbie!!! #10937554

Emile Abbott level-deluxe January 07, 2014

Congratulation Debbie on your gold winner. #10939716

Merna L. Nobile January 14, 2014

I recently opened my e-mail and found an announcement from Better Photo that the month of November award winners were basking in the glory of finding their name beside their beautiful entry. CONGRATULATIONS!

Debbie E. Payne January 14, 2014

It's always good to hear from you and not just because we have received a gold tag but because you are a wonderful person and your greetings are always welcome! #10946915

Merna L. Nobile January 15, 2014

Thank you Debbie, it is my pleasure! Merna #10947299

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