The Unknowns

© Noel Baebler

The Unknowns

Uploaded: May 30, 2005 05:33:59


Arlington National Cemetery USA - 2005


Roger Bernabo May 30, 2005

Great shot Noel... the drama in this image is outstanding #255644

Lorraine A. Cook May 30, 2005

Beautiful Tribute, Noel! #1410604

Debra Booth May 30, 2005

Great silhouette, Noel! Love the perspective and the power of this image! #1410728

Carla Metzler May 30, 2005

Great shot, Noel! #1410765

Stephanie Lyons May 30, 2005

Outstanding ... spectacular ... amazing! This is a certain winner in my eyes! #1410832

Bobbie Davis May 30, 2005

I'm with Stephanie! This is awesome! #1411048

Kerby Pfrangle level-classic May 30, 2005

Noel this is just beautiful,

Love the silouette and the stunning colors of the image.

Very nicely done.

Kerby #1411059

S J May 30, 2005

Great capture, Noel!! Excellent image for this special day!! #1411257

Rob T. Henry May 30, 2005

Very striking image, Noel!! Excellent! #1411271

Steve Mescha May 30, 2005

Outstanding shot, Noel!!! #1411391

Stan Kwasniowski May 30, 2005

Noel, no words needed for this image

Stan Kwasniowski #1412245

Susan T. Evans May 30, 2005

Awesome image Noel, perfect capture and comp, very striking indeed! #1412316

Cathy Barrows May 30, 2005 the figure being in silhouette #1412497

Robert Blankenship May 30, 2005

Beautiful image Noel, the lighting is just fantastic! A very moving photo. #1412614

Laura Clay-Ballard May 30, 2005

I'm glad you resubmitted this.
this is so beautiful.
it says everything that should be said about memorial day and our heroes. #1413003

Patricia Marroquin May 31, 2005

Oh, Noel, this is so beautiful! The silhouette and the black background really highlight the tomb. This is a winner, congrats! :-) #1413333

Marsha S. Smith May 31, 2005

This is perfect, Noel. The soldier in silhouette is perfect for the mood of this image. Makes me want to cry! #1415491

Wendy Stevenson May 31, 2005

Masterfully composed and shot Noel. Excellent in every respect!! #1416332

Noel Baebler May 31, 2005

Thank you all for your very generous comments. #1416455

Laurence Saliba level-classic June 01, 2005

Noel this is AWESOME!!!! Its so beautifully composed!!! #1419247

Jim Kinnunen level-deluxe June 03, 2005

Very very well done image, says so much!!! #1428627

Kathleen K. Parker level-deluxe June 04, 2005

Fabulous, Noel!!
kk #1431501

Rob Mesite level-deluxe June 05, 2005


Really nice silhouette. Looks like an early morning in mid-winter, judging by the coat and sun angle. It's ironic that I saw your image tonight - I visited the Tomb of the Unknowns just this this morning, and saw a wreath laying. I've performed there about 15 times (as a member of The US Air Force Band), and seeing the effect it has on people is always amazing.

I have a different view of a Tomb Guard in my gallery as well. It's always a moving and dramatic subject.

Rob Mesite #1434529

June 19, 2005

Good silhouette! #1490665

Deborah C. Lewinson level-addict June 21, 2005

Congratulations on this excellent finalist, Noel!
Best wishes for the next round!
-Debby #1498241

Jill Flynn level-classic June 21, 2005

Congratulations Noel. Way to go! #1498464

June Marie Sobrito June 21, 2005

This is terrific! Congratulations! #1498468

Steve Mescha June 21, 2005


Stan Kwasniowski June 21, 2005

Noel, congratulations

Stan K #1498952

Boris Kirpichnikov level-classic June 21, 2005

Congratilations! #1499459

Kathleen K. Parker level-deluxe June 21, 2005

Congratulations, Noel!! I really like this so much.
kk #1499620

Cathy Barrows June 21, 2005

Congrats!...tugs at the heart #1499729

Cindy Paquette June 21, 2005

Congratulations Noel..just fantastic! #1499885

Kerby Pfrangle level-classic June 21, 2005


Congrats on your finalist.

Good luck in the finals.

Kerby #1499934

Amalia Sylvia Arriaga Salinas level-classic June 21, 2005

Congratulations Noel!,
Amalia #1500084

Rob T. Henry June 21, 2005

Congratulations, Noel!! Excellent!! #1501473

Jennifer Rennison June 21, 2005

Striking silhouette and mood you've presented, Noel! Congratulations on your fabulous finalist! #1501491

Judy S. Fung June 22, 2005

Congrats, Noel! #1502446

Mata Patan June 22, 2005

Congratulations Noel! #1502672

S J June 22, 2005

Congratulations on this powerful Finalist, Noel!! #1503773

Carla Metzler June 22, 2005

Congratulations on this wonderful finalist, Noel! Good luck in the
next round! #1504730

Susan T. Evans June 22, 2005

congrats #1505553

Patricia Marroquin June 22, 2005

Congrats, Noel! I love this! :-) #1505783

Goshka G. June 22, 2005

Congrats, Noel!! Great job!! #1506336

Wendy Stevenson June 22, 2005

So great to see this FINE image in the finals!! WTG Noel and big congratulations!! I love this shot!!! #1506642

Stanley J. Contrades June 22, 2005

CONGRATULATIONS and the very best of luck in the next judging phase with this Finalist, Noel!!
Much Aloha,

Debra Booth June 22, 2005

Congratulations on this great finalist, Noel!! #1507612

Noel Baebler June 22, 2005

Many thanks for your generous comments, BPists! #1507677

June 24, 2005

Again, Noel, your great eye, skill, and discipline have served, pehaps, a larger purpose: evoking such a visceral and profound feeling of loss, duty, memory, hope. Bravo, and thank you. #1514983

Jane Summa June 28, 2005

Congratulations on this finalist win, Noel! Awesome!! I'm smiling big :-)!! #1531633

Robert Mann level-classic May 28, 2006

Sorry I missed this but I am very happy to congratulate you on your Kodak POTD for it, Noel! CONGRATS! Are you going to go see it person? I did once, it's great. Congrats again! #2826231

Noel Baebler May 29, 2006

Thanks, Rob! I've got on the Times Square cam. That'll have to do. :0)

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