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Uploaded: September 25, 2008 23:57:59 | Entered: April 30, 2020 18:51:01


(((~~ PEOPLE ~~)))

PG 101 Theme Entry

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Today, September 26, 2008 is the day I will be sworn in as a United States Citizen. This image makes me look back to all the trials and tribulations that I have to endure to achieve such goal and be proud to say that "I dream of becoming one and now, I have arrived"

Image taken at the World's Famous Copa Cabana Beach, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Still very busy at work, will not be able to comment, hoping for all your considerations, my BP family!

Exif: F Number: 7.6, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/150 seconds, Flash: did not fire, auto mode, ISO: 100, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 8.00 mm, Model: E4300


Dominick M. Dimacale level-addict September 26, 2008

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Tiia Vissak September 26, 2008

great tones, light, pov & mood! #6513834

ROLAN NARMAN September 26, 2008

Beautiful lighting and color tones in this magnificent image! Excellent job Dominick! #6513862

Tommy E. Burgess September 26, 2008

Beautiful capture with amazing tones Dominick!! Excellent work as always. #6513905

Raymond Pauly September 26, 2008

Beautiful, evocative image with outstanding composition and color tones, Dominick! Congratulations on your distinction! #6513939

Ray Clarke September 26, 2008

Wonderful view and great capture Dominick #6513944

Vladan D. Djordjevic September 26, 2008

This is a very beautiful image, Dominick! Love the tones, lighting and composition. Lovely story and fantastic presentation. #6513976

Nadya Johnson September 26, 2008

This is absolutely gorgeous, Dominick! And congratulations, too! #6513989

Brett Dolsen September 26, 2008

Stunning capture Dominick and just as important a big Congratulations on your momentus achievment!Brett #6513990

Pat Gamwell September 26, 2008

WooHoo! Good for you, Dominick! Congrats on your honorable achievement...welcome aboard! GORGEOUS image...wonderful color tones. #6514103

Douglas Pignet September 26, 2008

Enjoy this day Dominick, My mother did 58 yrs ago...Nice image,Doug #6514165

Vitor Dias September 26, 2008

Absolutelly beautiful Dominick, well done.

rgs Vitor #6514171

Max Aureli September 26, 2008

Congratulations Dominick great goal!!!
I know exactly what your feelings are. Your "trials and tribulations" are finally done!
I become US citizen in 2002 after ten years of those trials and tribulations!!! :-)
Great seascape scenery captured and great light and tones!!!

Renata Gusciora September 26, 2008

FANTASTIC!!!!!! #6514192

Mike Clime September 26, 2008

Congratulations, Dominick for reaching this great goal! Great capture and I like the scale of the man. #6514199

Michelle Alton September 26, 2008

Congratulations Dominick on your achievement! You've chosen a magnificent image for this day. It goes to my favorites! #6514243

Tammy M. Anderson level-deluxe September 26, 2008

Congratulations Dominick! This photo is beautiful. Well done. #6514271

Carolyn M. Fletcher level-classic September 26, 2008

Well, a big congratulations to you, Dominick!! And this is a fave for me, too. #6514343

Wally Orlowsky September 26, 2008

Wonderful tones and sweeping shoreline, Dominick! Congratulations and welcome aboard!!! #6514377

William C. Raco level-classic September 26, 2008

Excellent photo, Dominick
Congratulations on your citizenship!

Henry Miller September 26, 2008

A beautiful capture Dominick, congratulations !! #6514407

Laurie Daily level-deluxe September 26, 2008

Outstanding, moving, powerful...filled with emotion...congratulations, Dominick! #6514490

Joy Rector September 26, 2008

ohhh, I love this #6514799

Colette M. Metcalf September 26, 2008

This is gorgeous! #6514951

Linda D. Lester level-classic September 26, 2008

Congratulations!!!!!!!!!! That is awesome and I love this shot!!! #6514972

Kumiko Parkinson September 26, 2008

Great perspective, great tones and lighting! Beautiful image, Dominick!
Congratulations, so you can vote the president! #6515003

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe September 26, 2008

Congrats Dominick!! A beautifully composed and captured image!! Jeff #6515020

Walter Graziano September 26, 2008

Congratulations Dominick!!!! #6515120

Deb Koskovich September 26, 2008

Congratulations, we are very proud of you, Dominick! Wonderful image! #6515129

Barbara E. Sturgis September 26, 2008

I agree with Kumiko, this is a beautiful image....Barb. #6515214

Bojan Bencic level-classic September 26, 2008

Congratulations on achieving your goal, Dominick. Beautiful photo, too. #6515332

Debbra Bailey September 26, 2008

A BEAUTIFUL image Dominick! And many many congratulations on becoming a citizen! How awesome. We are blessed to have you! #6515336

Cyn Valentine September 26, 2008

What a fantastic day Dominick...congratulations! Love this image!!! #6515351

Kim Dietrich Elam September 26, 2008

beautiful image and symbology! welcome to the States! #6515398

Murry Grigsby September 26, 2008

Wonderful image and text Dom! I love your design and tone!! BTW welcome to our little corner of the world :0) #6515427

Derek D. Dafoe September 26, 2008

Fantastic image Dom!! Congrats on the new status!! #6515494

Kimi A. Phillips September 26, 2008


Jodi Zimmer September 26, 2008

Beautiful shot!! I want to be there! Huge congratulations on a very special day for you. Welcome! #6515976

Julia Hiebaum September 26, 2008

Simply fantastic capture Dominick..it says it all, in a million words.Best wishes on your dream come true. Beautiful gallery too,
Julia #6516439

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna September 26, 2008

HIP HIP HURRAH!!!!!!!! Let the fireworks begain!!!!!! This is an incredible image and accomplishment, Dominick!!!!!! I am soooooooo proud of you...it's as if you are truly MY son by blood!!!!! ♫ Ma Kitty #6516932

Janet Daniel September 26, 2008

I'm so excited for you, Dominick! What an accomplishment! Big congrats!!! This image is a picture perfect celebration of your wonderful day! #6516980

Linda M. Walker September 26, 2008

First of all... a big congrats to you!! Thanks for sharing with this wonderful shot....well done #6517401

Joseph N. DiGilio September 26, 2008

Congratulations Dominick! I'm very happy for you and proud of you.
This image sure conveys an appropriate mood on this special day. Well done. #6517442

Shelly A. Van Camp level-classic September 26, 2008

YAAAAAAAAAAH!!!!!! Congratulations, my friend!!!!! I am so happy for you! I am happy to say we are all family! This is a beautiful image too!!!! #6517643

Anna M. Halasz September 26, 2008

Dominick, this is just wonderful. Anna #6518215

KARU WIJESUNDARA. A.N.P.A.S. September 26, 2008



KARU. #6518371

Stefania Barbier level-classic September 26, 2008

spectacular.... and congrats for the US citizen Dominick... #6518417

Dorann Weber September 26, 2008

Gorgeous Dominick!! Congratulations and good luck on your citizenship! #6518528

Marilyn K. Lincecum level-classic September 27, 2008

Beautiful ocean scene Dominick !! Love the tones, CONGRATULATIONS on your new citizenship !! That is quite an acomplishment. #6518814

Maria Warren level-classic September 27, 2008


Sirsendu Gayen September 27, 2008

Beautiful image. #6520384

Heidi Knight September 27, 2008

Outstanding capture and tones here Dominick!!! #6520616

Joyce Baldassarre September 27, 2008

Beautiful image and so glad you are now an American!!!! #6521811

Terry L. Ellis level-classic September 27, 2008

Delighted to hear your good news, Dominick! An excellent day and gorgeous capture, Dominick! Congratulations! #6522028

Sandra K. StJohn September 28, 2008

This is a wonderful photo to complement your achievement. Congratulations on reaching your goal. #6523446

Nikki McDonald level-classic September 29, 2008

Love the light, tones and composition here, Dominick. Congratulations. #6526524

Manuel Barrera September 29, 2008

missed this, sorry, but I am very happy for you, Dominick #6526582

Luigi Di Serio level-classic September 29, 2008

Very nice copa cabana photo... I like the tones and texture too. #6527715

Kaye Burazin September 29, 2008

A heartfelt congrats my friend. Your work is always amazing. This one has such fantastic tonal qualities. #6528012

Tammy Espino September 29, 2008

An Outstanding capture Dominick! Congrats on your becoming a citizen! :o) #6530014

Mitch Spence level-classic May 10, 2013

Dominick, I didn't realize that it had been so relatively recent that you'd become a citizen in the US. A much belated welcome to you. I do love the sense and feel of this image, with the single figure there contemplating the misty, golden scene. #10688378

Donna La Mattino Pagakis May 10, 2013

Excellent Dominick and I was lucky enough to meet you, in person. A great title match too! #10688409

Kara L. Hendricks May 10, 2013

Love this Dominick! #10688683

Terry A. Stoa May 11, 2013

Nice, Dominick - and I hope that YOUR troubles all "seem so far away".


Michele Peterson level-classic May 11, 2013

Beautiful, Dominick. When you first uploaded it with the celebration of becoming a US citizen, it certainly fit the occasion. Now, looking back, I'm sure it still fits to remember that "Yesterday". Great idea for the theme, too!! #10689871

Nikki McDonald level-classic May 11, 2013

Beautiful "retro" tones and misty feel to this image, Dominick - most appropriate to the title. #10690155

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