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    My first real toot!

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    Jeff Revell chose my photograph, Still Waters, as the winner of the DC evening group during Scott Kelby's Worldwide Photowalk! What an honor!

    My husband, son, Caleb, and I went last Saturday to stroll through old town Alexandria, VA shooting pictures with 50 other photographers and their guests. It was perfect weather, and a wonderful opportunity to share our enthusiasm for photography. More pictures our group took are here: http://www.flickr.com/groups/scott-k...lk-dc_evening/

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    That is stunning!!! Congrats!!!
    Denise Gormish
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    You deserve the honor...that picture is amazing!! Congratulations!
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    I just commented on this at flickr last night. It's beautiful! Congratulations! :O)
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    Wow! Gorgeous photo! Congratulations!

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    Well I can certainly see why you were chosen!! That is one AMAZING photograph Carol! Congratulations!!
    Kathie

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    Congrats to you - what a beautiful striking photo, well done

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    Congrats to you, what an honor! It's a beautiful photo!
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    Congratulations!
    Cassie



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    Wow that is a very cool photo! Congrats!

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    Congratulations! What a wonderful honor for you!
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    Wow! That photo is stunning! Well deserved of the honor.
    Melissa

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    Fabulous photo!! Well deserving of the honor. Need to get back to flickr...
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    very cool! Congrats that is a wonderful photograph! Well deserved!

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    Fabulous! A gorgeous photo... well-deserving of the honor! Congratulations!
    Debi

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    Congratulations. Your photo is fabulous!!!!!

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    well deserved winner !!!!! congrats
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    I can see why you were selected! Amazing photo!

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    wow! congrats and AWESOME photo.
    Debbie

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    Congradulations!! Must be because of your new lens you dh bought you!
    Heidi Check out my photo blog

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    Congratulations Carol! It is indeed outstanding and no doubt as to why it was chosen.
    Kris


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    This is amazing. So happy for you!

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    Quote Originally Posted by scrappurple View Post
    Congradulations!! Must be because of your new lens you dh bought you!
    funny thing...it wasn't the new lens I used for that picture. ha! The new lens is SO heavy, it has its own tripod mount. I did use it on the photo walk, though, with a monopod; it's hard to maneuver for events like this, though, where you have to change the position of the camera from landscape to portrait, or move it quickly to catch the moment, and since it's 70-200mm, I have to back away from the subject. It's a bit cumbersome at times. I did use it for the close ups on the parrots and the rest of the walk. The lens will be great for the ballet pictures in the future...we had to rent a lens last year.

    Thanks for all the congratulations. I was so honored to be chosen.

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