Uploaded: June 24, 2006 22:53:09


Taken at the Velodrome in Marymoor Park in Redmond, WA
300mm, 1/20 sec, f/20


Tarun Bose June 25, 2006

Excellent composition and lovely motion shot. Well done Monika. #471556

Vendla Stockdale June 25, 2006

This is great #2948192

Monika Sapek June 25, 2006

Tarun and Vendla – thank you very much for your nice comments on this image! I really appreciate it!

Rakesh Syal level-classic July 25, 2006

Great job and finalist, Monika!! #3078369

Mick Burkey July 25, 2006

Congrats on the finals, Monika!! Nicely done. #3078403

Erica Murphy level-deluxe July 25, 2006

Congratulations! This is awesome Monika!

Erica #3080568

Ronald Balthazor July 25, 2006

Congratulations, Monika. Superb action shot. #3080771

Monika Sapek July 26, 2006

Rakesh, Mick, Erica, and Ronald – thank you so much for taking your time to write! I appreciate it!

Melissa G. Meiselman July 26, 2006

Monika, congratulations on this terrific finalist...really shows motion!!! #3085405

Monika Sapek July 26, 2006

Thank you very much for your kind note, Melissa! I appreciate it greatly!

Jim Kinnunen level-deluxe July 26, 2006

Great montion image and finalist, Monika!!! #3087515

Gregg Johnstun July 27, 2006

Great capture. Congrats. Good luck in the next round. #3091362

Terry L. Ellis level-classic July 27, 2006

Fantastic motion capture, Monika! Wonderful colors! Congratulations!!! #3091370

Su Sana E. P level-classic July 27, 2006

Congratulations on your Win, Monika!! #3092446

Jim Kinnunen level-deluxe July 28, 2006

Congratulations on this excellent winning image, Monika!!! #3094282

Terry L. Ellis level-classic July 28, 2006

Congratulations, Monika, on this excellent second place win! #3094317

Kay E. Mahoney level-classic July 28, 2006

Congratulations on your 2nd place winner. #3094446

Kay Beausoleil July 28, 2006

COngratulations on your excellent win, Monika! #3094724

Jill Flynn July 28, 2006

Congratulations on your win Monika! #3094853

Gail Sullivan July 28, 2006

Monika..congrats on your win with this terrific image! #3095982

Sharon Day level-classic July 28, 2006

BIG Congratulations, Monika!!! #3096073

William C. Raco level-classic July 28, 2006

This is so colorful and beautifully taken
Excellent win, Monika

Bill #3096729

She-She Killough July 28, 2006

Congratulations Monika!! This is an fantastic motion shot!!

sheesh #3096983

Cora Miller level-classic July 28, 2006

Super motion shot, Monika! Congratulations on your win! #3097219

Kristi A. Howson July 28, 2006

Wow Monika! You can just feel all the action and excitement here..so well captured. Congratulations on this marvelous winner! #3097274

Nobu Nagase July 30, 2006

Superb winner!!!
Congratulations, Monika!!! #3102926

Cyn Valentine July 30, 2006

Congratulations!! Great image!! #3102957

Janine Russell level-deluxe July 30, 2006

Monika, congratulations on your Second Place win. #3103715

Gianluca Posella July 31, 2006

Wonderful action Monika, congratulations for your Second Place win.
Best regards
Gianluca #3106776

Mary N C. Taitt July 31, 2006

Congratulatios on this awesome WINNER, Monika, great motion shot! Mary :-D #3108132

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