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Uploaded: October 01, 2015 23:30:40 | Entered: October 01, 2015 23:30:40


Exif: F Number: 5.6, Exposure Bias Value: 1.33, ExposureTime: 1/125 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 200, White balance: Manual white balance, FocalLength: 135.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 60D


Avril Young October 02, 2015

very interesting capture, perfect title.. #1638840

Gail Sullivan level-classic October 02, 2015

Patrick...I like the minimalist take, the colors, and the textures on the wood! #11381023

Daniella Puente October 02, 2015

Cool simplicity Patrick, well seen! #11381047

Debbie Bray October 02, 2015

Haha, great title for this beauty, Paddy!! Love it! #11381075

Martha R. Mazon level-classic October 02, 2015

This image made me laugh, and I'm not quite sure why! I love the tones and shallow depth. Another example of your outstanding creativity, Patrick! #11381093

frank w. degenhardt October 02, 2015

Now this is one way cool looking picture that has a beautiful and artful look to it Patrick. You take simple to such higher levels and have a way in presenting them with a creative look. A knot in a knot hole and the textures and colors are so beautifully captured. I predict that this one will be in the winners circle for sure my friend. #11381115

Kathy Salerni level-classic October 02, 2015

It is so hard to follow Frank! He says it all! This is another example of how you take something so simple and make it a work of art, Paddy! Well done! #11381117

Karen E. Gold level-deluxe October 02, 2015

Simply beautiful, Patrick. #11381230

Barbara Socor October 02, 2015

Such a very outstanding minimal image here! Excellent dof of course, and a most inventive eye (and mind!)....Memorable..... #11381243

John Connolly October 02, 2015

Just awesome Patrick! A brilliant title and capture! #11381330

Tammy M. Anderson level-deluxe October 02, 2015

Good eye to see this as a fantastic photo op. Excellent capture and title. #11381473

Ray level-classic October 02, 2015

Nice find and capture, Patrick! #11381500

Nadia Paul October 03, 2015

This is so well seen Patrick - I'm sure we'll see it again - great capture! #11381574

Teresa Burnett level-classic October 03, 2015

Wonderful, Patrick!! Simple and lovely!! #11381596

Ujjwal Mukherjee October 03, 2015

Wonderfully seen - great capture,Patrick!! #11381738

Nancy L. Green level-classic October 03, 2015

VERY cool Paddy, I love the simplicity and the tones, WTG!! <>< #11381788

Emile Abbott level-deluxe October 04, 2015

Unique composition and presentation that only Patrick could create. Awesome my friend. #11382157

Ellen Hodges October 04, 2015

Well seen and captured, Patrick! #11382248

Barbara Mason October 19, 2015

You see an image in things many of us would not give a second look to or see at all Patrick - this brought a smile to my face too. #11388040

Avril Young November 29, 2015

huge congrats on you SF Paddy,, #11404396

Avril Young November 29, 2015

huge congrats on your SF Paddy,, #11404397

Kathy Salerni level-classic November 29, 2015

So glad this and your other SF made Finalists, Paddy! Good luck in the next round! #11404538

Leslie McLain level-classic November 29, 2015

Congrats on a beautiful finalist, Patrick. #11404591

Heather Loewenhardt level-classic November 29, 2015

What amazing simplicity Patrick. Love this image. Congrats and good luck in the next round. #11404603

Nancy L. Green level-classic November 29, 2015

Congratulations on this wonderful Finalist Paddy, WTG!! <>< #11404644

Martha R. Mazon level-classic November 29, 2015

Congrats on your finalist, Patrick! I love this one! #11404666

Emile Abbott level-deluxe November 29, 2015

Congrats Paddy on wonderful finalist. #11404678

Debbie Bray November 29, 2015

Wow Paddy, a wonderful finalist! Big congratulations! #11404891

Marijana Fajgl November 29, 2015

Perfection in symplicity! Big congratulations! #11404893

Tammy M. Anderson level-deluxe November 29, 2015

Congrats on a great finalist, Patrick. #11404913

frank w. degenhardt November 29, 2015

Simple is beautiful. Congratulations on the Finalist Patrick. Way to go. #11405047

Val Feldman level-deluxe November 29, 2015

You and that marvelous eye of yours...:) Your photography always amazes and delights me, Paddy! Warmest congrats on another wonderful Finalist, my friend! #11405105

Peggy Pfister level-classic November 29, 2015

Well seen and well captures, Patrick ... Congrats! #11405140

Sylvia Rourke level-classic November 29, 2015

How minimalist can you get! very well seen and captured. Congrats on your finalist #11405215

Sylvia Rourke level-classic November 29, 2015

How minimalist can you get! very well seen and captured. Congrats on your finalist #11405222

isabel C. Zepeda level-classic November 29, 2015

CONGRATULATIONS on this finalist
Ysa #11405348

Michele Peterson level-classic November 29, 2015

This just simply made me smile, Patrick! So simple and yet so fabulous in it's simplicity. You did a great job seeing this AND capturing it! Congratulations on your finalist!! #11405367

Mariann Kovats level-classic November 29, 2015

Congrats on your awesome finalist, Patrick! This is brilliant! I hope, we'll see it with gold! #11405387

Ujjwal Mukherjee November 30, 2015

Congratulations on your wonderful Finalist, Patrick!! #11405450

Karen Bacon November 30, 2015

I love the simplicity of this wonderful finalist! Huge congrats,Patrick! #11405502

Kim Strausbaugh level-deluxe November 30, 2015

A BIG congrats Patrick! Awesome capture! #11405541

Michele Peterson level-classic November 30, 2015

Well, look at that, a gold badge to go along with this creatively captured image! I'm happy to be congratulating you once again on this photo, well deserving of the win! #11405578

Ujjwal Mukherjee November 30, 2015

Huge congratulations on your excellent Winner, Patrick!! #11405582

Nancy L. Green level-classic November 30, 2015

CONGRATULATIONS Paddy on this wonderful winner, WTG!!! <>< #11405606

Martha R. Mazon level-classic November 30, 2015

Congratulations on your fabulous winner, Patrick!! #11405662

Gail Sullivan level-classic November 30, 2015

A well-deserved winner, Patrick...congrats! #11405753

Val Feldman level-deluxe November 30, 2015

:) :) Happy to see Gold attached to this delightful, well seen and captured image. Warmest and well-deserved congrats, Paddy!! #11405798

frank w. degenhardt November 30, 2015

Congratulations Patrick on this Second Place Win. Creative, beautiful, well seen. #11405817

Tammy M. Anderson level-deluxe November 30, 2015

Congrats on your second place winner! #11405972

Ellen Hodges November 30, 2015

Huge congrats on a fabulous winner, Patrick!! Super cool winner! #11406097

Avril Young November 30, 2015

Huge congrats Paddy...excellent capture and good eye for a great photo well done.. #11406140

Joannie Bertucci level-classic November 30, 2015

Absolute perfection...simple as can be but OMG what a presentation! Congrats on your gold badge Patrick! :-) #11406234

Deborah C. Lewinson level-addict December 01, 2015

Fantastic image, Paddy! Congrats on your win! #11406320

John Connolly December 01, 2015

Congratulations on your winning image Patrick! #11406487

Marijana Fajgl December 01, 2015

Huge congratulations on your wonderful winner, Patrick! #11406600

Carol L. Fowler December 01, 2015

Congrats on the win! #11406631

isabel C. Zepeda level-classic December 01, 2015

Congratulations on you amazing gold
Ysa #11406657

Terry Cervi level-classic December 01, 2015

Super composition, Paddy! #11406694

Terry Cervi level-classic December 01, 2015

Super composition, Paddy! Congrats on your win!! #11406695

Ray level-classic December 01, 2015

Congratulations Patrick! A wonderful Gold-Badge Winner! #11406722

Mary K. Robison December 02, 2015

Congratulations on your well earned Gold Winner, Patrick! #11406772

Cindy Bendush level-classic December 02, 2015

Well titled and to the point Patrick! Congratulations on your gold! #11407243

Gord MacEachern December 03, 2015

Great big congrats Paddy, WTG !!!! #11407320

JO ANN CLEVELAND December 03, 2015

Big congrats on your Gold Winner Patrick! #11407517

Kirsten Kiki Kjaer December 04, 2015

Very well done, Patrick. Congrats!! #11407976

Mariann Kovats level-classic December 04, 2015

Huger congrats on your Gold, Patrick! I knew, you will get it! #11408406

Mariann Kovats level-classic December 04, 2015

Huger congrats on your Gold, Patrick! I knew, you will get it! #11408407

Mariann Kovats level-classic December 04, 2015

Huger congrats on your Gold, Patrick! I knew, you will get it! #11408408

Karen Bacon December 07, 2015

Warmest congrats on an outstanding winner,Patrick! #11409416

Anita Bower December 08, 2015

Congratulations. #11409790

Vyctoria Poormon December 08, 2015

I love the simplicity! Such an attention grabbing photo. Beautiful. #11409977

Nadia Paul December 12, 2015

I knew this deserved gold Patrick! Congrats my friend! #11411471

Sylvia Rourke level-classic December 13, 2015

Back again to congratulate you for your gold win! well deserved Patrick. #11411780

Renee Doyle December 22, 2015

Wonderful use of negative space - Big congrats to you Patrick :)

Lydia Williams level-classic January 05, 2017

Wow, sorry Imissed this Paddy...Well done...
Happy New Year to you and yours! #11551466

Patrick Rouzes level-classic April 15, 2017

Thanks, everyone! #11583665

Lydia Williams level-classic April 24, 2017

Oh Paddy, this is wonderful....congratulations on your win! :)

Patrick Rouzes level-classic May 18, 2017

Thanks, Lydia! #11595618

Reynaldo D. Reyes level-classic November 09, 2017 1

A huge congrats on your Winner Patrick! Great job. #11656401

isabel C. Zepeda level-classic June 05, 2021

Patrick just wanted to say HI. hope you and yours are fine #11904307

Emile Abbott level-deluxe June 06, 2021

Hi Paddy and congrats on winner. Awesome. #11904457

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