Lest We Forget

Uploaded: May 26, 2008 07:06:30


Great Lakes National Cemetery, Holly MI

Exif: F Number: 11, Exposure Bias Value: 0.67, ExposureTime: 1/100 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 100, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 60.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 30D


Nancy (Peaches) Harker May 26, 2008

Beautiful! #929141

Lynne Morris level-classic May 26, 2008

Fantastic Deb, and we should NEVER forget! #5978512

David Phalen May 26, 2008

Fantastic dedication!! #5978578

Christie R. Bielss May 26, 2008

Beautiful! #5978725

Debra R. Harder May 26, 2008

An AMAZING image, Deb!! Absolutely BEAUTIFUL!! Deb #5978801

Nadya Johnson May 26, 2008

Well done, Deb! Your lighting, POV and framing here are just superb. A powerful and very moving image! #5978838

Bill Knaps May 26, 2008

Great Deb. Bill #5978978

Jim Kinnunen level-deluxe May 26, 2008

Very nice and timely image Deb!:) The comp, lines and presentation are spot on!!! #5979164

Mike Clime May 26, 2008

Nice POV and composition, Deb! Very fitting for Memorial Day! #5979313

Nadine A. Lewis May 26, 2008

FANTASTIC!!! I LOVE THIS!!! <>< #5979504

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe May 26, 2008

Outstanding tribute, composition and capture! Jeff #5979581

Jennifer L. Alder May 26, 2008

And a lovely tribute, Deb :) #5979591

Karen Rahlf May 26, 2008

Beautiful tribute for Memorial Day and always. God bless our soldiers! #5979825

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna May 26, 2008

AWESOME, Deb!!!!!! God bless them all!!!!! ♫ k #5980085

Carol Sawyer May 26, 2008

Beautiful image and capture, Deb!! #5980176

Janet McNeil level-classic May 26, 2008

Great capture- lovely tribute for this special day! #5980350

Steve J. Schoolcraft May 26, 2008

Real fitting. Nice capture, detail and POV. #5980719


Hi DeB
This JUST Beautiful
A Fitting Tribute To those Who Served

We Must Never Forget!

Judi Morrissey May 27, 2008

fantastic capture! #5983737

Gail Vitikacs level-classic May 27, 2008

This pulls at my heart strings...well done Deb...truly beautiful! #5984538

Amber Kennedy May 27, 2008

amazing capture. perfect comp and pov...very dramatic, great fx! #5984703

Michael Umbreit May 27, 2008

Deb - Excellent tribute!!! I love the POV! - Mike #5985873

Eugenio Diaz May 28, 2008


Aimee S. McMaster May 28, 2008

...touching and so fitting for Memorial Day Deb...well done...Aimee #5990135

Cassie L. Woodlee May 29, 2008

WOW OUTSTANDING Deb!!!!!!!!!!! #5993526

Chuck Bruton level-deluxe May 30, 2008

Well done #5996663

Sharon Sawyer June 01, 2008

Congratulations on your well-deserved EFP, Deb. God bless the men and women of the USA & Canada who served and those who are serving our countries now. We must never forget. #6006488

Tiia Vissak June 19, 2008

Congratulations! #6078537

Jennifer L. Alder June 19, 2008

I am thrilled to see this make finalist, Deb! BIG congrats :) #6078610

Kathy L. Clark June 19, 2008

Congratulations Deb. Well deserved finalist. #6078655

Debbie E. Payne June 19, 2008

Great perspective and POV - I see this one going even further. Congrats on your Finalist and good luck in the next round. Don't you just love taking photo in cemeteries? #6078833

Mary Timman June 19, 2008

What a wonderful tribute. Congratulations Deb and good luck! #6078859

Nadya Johnson June 19, 2008

So glad to see this stunning photo in the finals, Deb! Congratulations and best of luck in the second round! #6078913

Tamara K. Walker level-classic June 19, 2008


Margaret R. Barry June 19, 2008

Congratulations on your fantastic finalist, Deb! #6079405

Jim Baines June 19, 2008

You know this one touches the ol' patriot! A hardy "Congratulations" on this spectacular FINALIST!!!
A fine display of talent!

Nancy (Peaches) Harker June 19, 2008

BIG Congrats on your finalist!
Best of Luck in the next round! #6079500

Linda D. Lester level-classic June 19, 2008

Congratulations on your awesome finalist......good luck in the next round! #6079635

Marisol Pastor June 19, 2008

Congratulations Deb. This is a very powerful image. Military cementery photographs always give me a chill, as this one, but is is very well done. #6080204

Tammy Espino June 19, 2008

Congrats on a great finalist :) #6080236

Bojan Bencic level-classic June 19, 2008

Congratulations, Deb! #6080596

Michael Umbreit June 19, 2008

Deb - Congratulations AGAIN on ANOTHER finalist! - Mike #6080966

Angie Sidles level-classic June 19, 2008

Congrats again Deb!! #6080984

Karen Slagle June 19, 2008

Congrats Deb on this very deserving finalist. #6081561

David Phalen June 19, 2008

WTG Deb!! BIG Congrats on a great Finalist!! #6081642

Erin Appelbaum June 19, 2008

Sorry I missed this one Deb. Awesome capture. Congrats again. Peter #6081655

Sam Britt June 19, 2008

Congratulations, Deb! #6081990

Colleen Farrell June 19, 2008

Congratulations again, Deb! #6082059

MELODIE C. ROBERTS June 19, 2008

Nice Going DeB!!!!
Congrats!! #6082073

Debra R. Harder June 19, 2008

BIG CONGRATS, Deb, on this well-deserved, beautiful finalist!! Deb #6082198

Renata Gusciora June 19, 2008

Deb,big congratulations again!! #6082951

Michelle Alton June 20, 2008

Wonderful FINALIST Deb! Congratulations!
Michelle #6083280

Stephanie Frey June 20, 2008

Congrats on your finalist! #6083658

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe June 20, 2008

Congrats Deb on this Wonderful Finalist!! Jeff #6083689

Anita Hogue June 20, 2008

Congratulations on your wonderful finalist! #6083886

Judy V. Kennamer level-classic June 20, 2008

Beautiful and moving capture!!!! A big CONGRATS on your Finalist! #6084061

Corinne M. Thompson June 20, 2008

Congrats on the Finalist, fabulous capture! #6084181

Lynne Morris level-classic June 20, 2008

WTG on your beautiful winner Deb, huge Congratulations. #6085672

A P June 20, 2008

BIG CONGRATULATIONS on this outstanding win, Deb #6085717

Mike Clime June 20, 2008

Way to go, Deb, on this great winner! #6085806

Angie Sidles level-classic June 20, 2008

Big congrats Deb!! #6085812

Marisol Pastor June 20, 2008

Congratulations, again! #6085893

Renata Gusciora June 20, 2008

Congratulations,Deb!!!:-) #6086010

Jennifer L. Alder June 20, 2008

BIG congrats Deb :) #6086021

Anita Hogue June 20, 2008

Congratulations, Deb! #6086026

Tiia Vissak June 20, 2008

Congratulations! #6086048

Jessica Jenney June 20, 2008

Congratulations, Deb on your beautiful win! #6086214

Peter K. Burian June 20, 2008

Deb: This is a fabulous photo.

I have tried to make similar images (in the cemetary in St. Augustine, Florida, for example) but never got any image this impressive.

Congratulations. Peter

Linda D. Lester level-classic June 20, 2008

Awesome...Congratulations! #6086417

Brett Dolsen June 20, 2008

Way to go Deb Congratulations!!Brett #6086450

Michael Umbreit June 20, 2008

Deb - Congratulations!!! First the Wings win...then you take a vacation...and now a BP win! You are on a roll!!! :) - Mike #6086498

Deb Koskovich June 20, 2008

Thanks so much, everyone! Mike, if only life could always be this good! #6086508

Debra R. Harder June 20, 2008


John Connolly June 20, 2008

Congratulations on this wonderful winning shot, Deb! Excellent work, my friend! #6086609

Bojan Bencic level-classic June 20, 2008

Congratulations, Deb!! #6086708

Judy V. Kennamer level-classic June 20, 2008

CONGRATS DEB!!!! #6086765

Erin Appelbaum June 20, 2008

WTG!!! Deb. Awesome win. Peter #6086832

Margaret R. Barry June 20, 2008

Congratulations on your fantastic win, Deb! #6086850

Mary Timman June 20, 2008

Fantastic...congratulations on a wonderful image! #6087277

Claudia Kuhn level-classic June 20, 2008

Terrific Deb, congratulations on your win! #6087378

Vladan D. Djordjevic June 20, 2008

Congratulations on your fantastic winner! #6087434

Cassie L. Woodlee June 20, 2008

WTG Deb, Congratulations!!!!!!!!!! #6087539

Elida Gutierrez June 20, 2008

The Golden Cup
A Special Trophy for
"The May Winners" #6087880

Lisa J. Boulden level-classic June 20, 2008

Congratulations, Deb!!!
~Lisa #6087982

Renee Doyle June 20, 2008

Congratulations on this awesome image and GOLD badge Deb!!!!! #6088095

Michelle Alton June 21, 2008

Wow! A brilliant choice on the judges' part, Deb! Congratulations. I'm thrilled.
Michelle #6088705

Les Rhoades level-classic June 21, 2008

Congratulations on your GOLD winning photo!

Aimee S. McMaster June 21, 2008

....congratulations on your most touching and meaningful winner Deb...Aimee #6088826

Colette M. Metcalf June 21, 2008


Bill Knaps June 21, 2008

Congratulations Deb. Bill #6089823

Reynaldo D. Reyes level-classic June 21, 2008

A wonderful dedicaion for our heroes. congratulations on this win Deb! #6090362

Colleen Farrell June 21, 2008

WTG, Deb!! Congratulations on your WIN!! #6090607

Stephen Zacker June 21, 2008

Powerful and touching image. Congratulations #6091014

Gail Vitikacs level-classic June 21, 2008

BIG Congratulations on this awesome win! #6091049

Susie Peek-Swint June 21, 2008

Strong lines and a powerful image Deb ~ many congrats on your win! #6091140

Ellen Hodges June 21, 2008

Big congrats, Deb! #6091411

Eugenio Diaz June 21, 2008

I am so happy for your winner!!!!
Congratulations...Well done! #6091488

Joerg Schlagheck June 22, 2008

Congratulations Deb! This is an awesome image and you deserve it! #6092728

Ron Roberts June 23, 2008


David Phalen June 23, 2008

BIG Congrats on a wonderful Winner!! #6096200

Gary Lange June 23, 2008

Deb, HUGE congrats on a wonderful win!! I'm originally from Michigan and spent 21 years in the Navy. This is very special for me, I won't forget.

Way to go!! #6096769

Manuel Barrera June 23, 2008

congratulations, well deserved, Deb #6097732

Ken Smith level-classic June 24, 2008

You nailed this one, Deb. Super congats!! #6103397

Leslie McLain level-deluxe June 25, 2008

I love this image. It's an awesome winner. #6106762

Laurie Daily level-deluxe June 25, 2008

Congratulations, Deb, on your wonderful winner! #6106958

Shannon O. June 28, 2008

Awesome winner. Its perfectly composed and presented. Goes the whole nine yards. #6118213

Bonnie C. Lackey July 04, 2008

Congrats on this great win, Deb! I also love your Henry Ford Museum pictures. You have grown so much in your craft in the last year. And thanks for the welcome back! #6140707

Dominick M. Dimacale level-addict July 06, 2008

Congratulations Deb on your Win.

Dominick #6146960

Guy D. Biechele level-classic July 06, 2008

Fine image, Deb. Congrats on your win! #6147166

Carol Teal July 12, 2008

Wonderful image Deb! Congrats on this winner! #6170735

Lynne Morris level-classic May 25, 2009

Wooo Hooo WTG girl, Huge Congratulations on your POTD award, well deserved. #7554220

Karen Engelbreth May 25, 2009

Big congrats on your POTD, Deb... #7554224

Mary K. Robison May 25, 2009

I can see why the judges chose this for POTD today, Deb ~ it's a beautiful, touching tribute to those who've given their lives for the USA.
Congratulations on today's honor, and belated Congratulations for your Second Place win with it a year ago. #7554231

Cindy Bendush level-classic May 25, 2009

Terrific Memorial Day image and tribute Deb! Big Congrats on your POTD! #7554244

Tommy E. Burgess May 25, 2009

Huge congratulations on this thought felt POTD Deb!! #7554247

Tiia Vissak May 25, 2009

congratulations on your POTD! #7554320

Stefania Barbier level-addict May 25, 2009

a huge congrats on your POTD Deb!!! #7554340

Renee Doyle May 25, 2009

Well deserved and appropriate POTD Deb!! Congratulations!! #7554377

Susie Peek-Swint May 25, 2009

Powerful image Deb ~ many congrats on POTD! #7554408

Michelle Alton May 25, 2009

Wow...BP hit their archives to find the perfect selection for this day, Deb.
A hearty congratulations and a magnificent tribute.
Michelle #7554490

Brett Dolsen May 25, 2009

Congratulations Deb on a great POTD and acknowedgement of your photography!Brett #7554513

Aimee S. McMaster May 25, 2009

....warm congratulations on your most appropriate POTD Deb...Aimee #7554538

Leland N. Saunders level-deluxe May 25, 2009

Great job, Deb ... thanks for your patriotism ... !!

Lee #7554577


A More Than Deserving POTD!!

WoooooHooooo Whack~A~Doodle!! #7554582

Gord MacEachern May 25, 2009

Congratulations on your well deserved POTD #7554628

Courtenay Vanderbilt May 25, 2009

Congratulations Deb. Powerful image! #7554632

Jessica Jenney May 25, 2009

Congratulations, Deb on your well deserved POTD! #7554642

David Phalen May 25, 2009

BIG Congrats on a great POTD!! #7554643

Kathleen Rinker May 25, 2009

Huge congrats on you POTD Deb!!! #7554652

Jim Baines May 25, 2009

Wow! How perfect is this for Memorial Day!! Congratulations, Deb, on a fine image for the occasion. The effects are superb! I absolutely love the way the United Methodist Church emblem stands out among all the Christian crosses! Simply perfect!

Jim #7554655

Lisa J. Boulden level-classic May 25, 2009

WTG, Deb, on your POTD!
A beautiful tribute for this Memorial Day.
~♥~Lisa #7554745

Nikki McDonald level-classic May 25, 2009

Congratulations on your POTD, Deb. Perfect for today. #7554797

Kathy L. Clark May 25, 2009

Congrats on your POTD, truly perfect for this day and I see you uploaded it a year ago, and had a winner, so what an added surprise. #7554816

Linda Blair May 25, 2009

Awesome image and tribute....congraultions on this beautiful POTD!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! #7554828

Tressie Davis May 25, 2009

Incredibly powerful, congrats on a well deserved POTD #7554879

Linda D. Lester level-classic May 25, 2009

Wonderful dedication....Congratulations!! #7554948


Congratulations on this wonderful POTD Deb also for the 2nd place win from last year

jo ann c. #7554950

Allen Pearson May 25, 2009

Excellent shot. Thanks for remembering the soldiers. I have several family members buried at Arlington National so this photo means a lot to us. #7554987

Steven W. Lepak May 25, 2009

Bravo Deb! Congrats on this wonderful and moving POTD. Keep up the great work. Best Regards, Steven #7555035

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe May 25, 2009

Congrats Deb on this Wonderful POTD!! Jeff #7555037

Sharon F. Morris May 25, 2009

Congrats Deb on your POTD. What a wonderful image for this day. :)

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna May 25, 2009

WTG on your POTD, Deb!!! :-) k #7555091

Melissa Olsen May 25, 2009

This is a wonderful image that BP picked for POTD for this Memorial Day...it says so much and THAT is exactly what a photo is to do.
I am so happy for you Deb!

Shawn Jennings May 25, 2009

Very nice image, Deb! Congratulations on your POTD! #7555111

Mary Beth Aiello level-classic May 25, 2009

Wonderful winner, Deb. Huge congrats on this well deserved POTD. #7555142

Mitch Spence level-classic May 25, 2009

Congratulations, Deb, on this sad but beautiful POTD. #7555216

Judy A. Lawhon May 25, 2009

Congrats on this wonderful and fitting POTD! Marvelous tribute to our vets who gave their all!! #7555286

Erica Murphy level-deluxe May 25, 2009

What a moving POTD and an awesome image Deb. Congratulations. #7555324

Songbird Cline level-classic May 25, 2009

It is the Soldier, not the minister
Who has given us freedom of religion.

It is the Soldier, not the reporter
Who has given us freedom of the press.

It is the Soldier, not the poet
Who has given us freedom of speech.

It is the Soldier, not the campus organizer
Who has given us freedom to protest.

It is the Soldier, not the lawyer
Who has given us the right to a fair trial.

It is the Soldier, not the politician
Who has given us the right to vote.

It is the Soldier who salutes the flag,
Who serves beneath the flag,
And whose coffin is draped by the flag,

Songbird Cline level-classic May 25, 2009

Your wonderful photo puts the above poetic words into a "hits home" visual. Thank you for caring and remembering! #7555360

Stan Kwasniowski May 25, 2009

Deb, congratulations #7555398

Joy Rector May 25, 2009

congrats on the POTD #7555405

A P May 25, 2009

Outstanding capture Deb and congratulations on your POTD honey. #7555425

Colleen Farrell May 25, 2009

Great shot, Deb! Congrats on your POTD and Win! #7555451

Diane Blackford May 25, 2009

This is an awesome tribute to our soldiers, both fallen and active. My son is serving in the Marines and is stationed in Camp Ramadi in Iraq, please keep him in thour thoughts and prayers. Thank you and the others here who understand the sacrifice that these men and women give for our freedom. #7555461

Donna La Mattino Pagakis May 25, 2009

An outstanding tribute and POTD Deb, congratulations! #7555529

Sue Marshall May 25, 2009

Congrats on your POTD, Deb!!
Perfect choice for Memorial Day. :-) #7555532

Jean E. Hildebrant May 25, 2009

Huge Congrat's to you Deb! Wonderful image that is moving and so timely! Hope all is well and I'd still love to meet sometime :)
Jean #7555551

Mike D. Perez level-deluxe May 25, 2009

Congratulations on your Winner and POTD, Deb! Great shot and a perfect Memorial. #7555566

Cary Rogers May 25, 2009

Congratulations on this GREAT POTD, Deb! great image comp and detail! #7555629

Stephen Zacker May 25, 2009

Powerful and touching image for today. Congratulations #7555675

Mike Clime May 25, 2009

Congratulations on your POTD! #7555825

Debra R. Harder May 25, 2009

Amazing image, Deb! Congratulations on your well-deserved POTD!! Deb #7555832

Ken Smith level-classic May 25, 2009

I thought I recognized this shot...a great choice for POTD today. Congrats, Deb!! #7555862

Laurie Daily level-deluxe May 25, 2009

How perfect to be recognized with a POTD today, Deb...I remember what a powerful and moving image this was way back when I first saw it...BP could not have picked a more fitting tribute with your image! #7556094

Michael Umbreit May 25, 2009

Deb - I remember this one too! It is a great shot and worthy of the POTD for this special day!! - Mike #7556145

Mary Timman May 25, 2009

Fantastic shot for this day!
Congratulations on POTD! #7556223

Michael Lynch May 25, 2009

Congrats on POTD and WINNER; fitting tribute ! #7556327

Chuck Bruton level-deluxe May 25, 2009

Great Job Deb !
Congratulations #7556811

Teresa Burnett level-deluxe May 25, 2009

Huge congratulations Deb on this wonderful POTD!! Very well deserved!! #7557031

Marisol Pastor May 26, 2009

Congrats again Deb! #7559329

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