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Poetic Symmetry


 
BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner   Poetic Symmetry
Poetic Symmetry

A special thank you to Nikki McDonald and everyone who has encouraged me here and at PG 101!!!

Donna La Mattino Pagakis

 
 
 

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You are an amazing photographer, Donna. This image exemplifies that!


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February 17, 2011

 

Lynn M. Whitt
  This is absolutely gorgeous!!!!


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February 17, 2011

 
- Lola M.

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  Beautiful colors and lighting!


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February 17, 2011

 
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  Wow Donna- What a Wonderful portrait of this Egret! Outstanding work! Jeff


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February 17, 2011

 
- Nikki McDonald

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  So very very fine. Bravo for your perseverance. This is truly an outstanding image, worthy of this elegant bird. I really hope you print it.


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February 17, 2011

 
- Amalia Sylvia Arriaga Salinas

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  Beautiful image, colors and reflections Donna!,
Amalia


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February 17, 2011

 

Renaee Dimond
  stunning colours. A beautiful image


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February 17, 2011

 
- Dr Silly

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  Beautiful. :O)


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February 17, 2011

 
- Kathy Cline

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  YAY You know I love this one.
Everyone will love this egret Donna! I bet it wins an award. Those colors are unusual and just beautiful!


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February 17, 2011

 
- Kathy Salerni

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  Gorgeous colors on this stunning egret capture, Donna! I think we will be seeing this again!


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February 17, 2011

 
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  Donna, you captured this beautiful bird perfectly. The color is wonderful and the composition is excellent.


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February 17, 2011

 
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February 17, 2011

 

Katarina Mansson
  Absolutely beautiful!


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February 17, 2011

 

Courtenay Vanderbilt
  Donna, this is just stunning!


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February 18, 2011

 
- Lois Adomite

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  I agree this is stunning, the colors are wonderful


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February 18, 2011

 

JO ANN CLEVELAND
  Ohhh my goodness Donna! This is outstanding, love the colors and reflections, actually I love everything about it!

Your gallery is wonderful...

jo ann c.



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February 18, 2011

 
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  Thank you everyone! I appreciate your encouraging comments.

Take care,

Donna


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February 18, 2011

 

Jean E. Hildebrant
  Gorgeous, Donna! :)


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February 18, 2011

 

Jack Gaskin
  YOUR TITLE SAYS IT ALL A TRULY BEAUTIFUL CAPTURE

Happy Shooting
Jack


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February 18, 2011

 
- Terry Cervi

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  What a stunning reflection and capture, Donna!


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February 18, 2011

 
- Janet McNeil

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  What a beauty!! Lovely light, color, reflection - everything works!! (thanks for taking the time to look in my gallery!!)


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February 18, 2011

 

John Connolly
  What a fantastic job you did on this one Donna! The color and detail in this fine wildlife capture is stunning, as is your DD work!


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February 18, 2011

 

Debra R. Harder
  OMG, Donna! This has to be a winner!! Absolutely STUNNING!! FAV! Deb


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February 18, 2011

 

Anita Hogue
  Debra said exactly what I was going to say. A winner for sure! A favorite for me too! WOW!


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February 18, 2011

 
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  Hi Donna,Beautiful color.I agree it has to be a winner.Outstanding capture!!!!


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February 18, 2011

 

Tiia Vissak
  great colors, light & reflections!


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February 18, 2011

 

Mary Timman
  This is beautiful. Fabulous detail and lighting. Love it!


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February 18, 2011

 

Dianna Murphy
  Only one word needed. Winner!


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February 18, 2011

 

Stephen Zacker
  One word.. Wow! :-)


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February 18, 2011

 
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  Thanks so much!!!

Donna


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February 18, 2011

 

Ron McEwan
  OH! MY! Donna this is gold for sure in my humble opinion. Beautiful image.


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February 18, 2011

 

Marcel J. Fernandez
  First class capture! Great work, Donna.


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February 18, 2011

 

Phyllis H. Burchett
  Absolutely amazing Donna, spectacular even!


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February 18, 2011

 

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna
  Unequivocally GLORIOUS, Donna! Wonderful image! :-) k


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February 18, 2011

 
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  Very fabulous and beautiful capture, Donna!!


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February 18, 2011

 

Kerry Hill
  Absolutely beautiful!!


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February 18, 2011

 

Carolyn McIntosh
  Donna, this is phenomenal!!!!!


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February 18, 2011

 
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  Beautiful!!!!!!!!!!


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February 19, 2011

 

Stephanie Frey
  Wow, outstanding clarity, colors and details! Just wonderful, Donna!!


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February 19, 2011

 
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  One word on this capture, Donna. WINNER


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February 19, 2011

 
- Patrick Rouzes

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  Donna , I have to sum it up like Emile! Winner! Good luck, indeed!


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February 19, 2011

 
- Barbara Waldoch

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  Terrific capture, Donna!


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February 19, 2011

 

Carol L. Fowler
  Beautiful! Love the colors!


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February 20, 2011

 
- Mariann Kovats

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  Stunning!


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February 20, 2011

 
- Amanda J. Tanner

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  A most beautiful image! I see winner on this one. Nice work Donna!


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February 27, 2011

 
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  Thank you everyone, your comments are very inspirational!!!!

Donna


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March 14, 2011

 

Nancy (Peaches) Harker
  WOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOW
AWESOME Donna, a winner for sure, SUPER SHOT!


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March 18, 2011

 

Laura Greene
  An amazing shot in every way. I especially love the colors and detail. Of course it's a winner!


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March 19, 2011

 
- Monika Sapek

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  Fantastic capture, Donna! Love the colors!


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March 19, 2011

 
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  Stunning Donna!! A winner IMO as well.


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March 19, 2011

 

Thomas E. Hinds
  Beautiful capture, Donna! Lovely detail and the colors are incredible!


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March 19, 2011

 
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  Thanks again to each and every one of you!!!

Donna


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March 19, 2011

 
- Kirsten Kiki Kjaer

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  I'm no. 19 who added this to favorite, Donna. We'll be seeing this again and I'm betting: Grand Prize. Big WOW!!!


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March 20, 2011

 

Bill Houghton
  Donna, this is just beautiful. Great shot. Bill


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March 20, 2011

 

Tracey Martinez
  Beautiful!


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March 20, 2011

 
- Cindy Bendush

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  Beatutiful and elegant capture Donna!


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March 21, 2011

 

Steve M. Harrington
  Superb! One of your finest, Donna!
Steve


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March 22, 2011

 
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  Thank you for all of your kind and inspirational comments!!!


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March 24, 2011

 

Melinda B. Shiflet
  This is absolutely lovely, Donna!! Gorgeous piece of work, here!!


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March 26, 2011

 

Jeffrey M. Smith
  OUT-BLOODY-STANDING! Wonderful egret shot, with exceptional focus/framing and backround. Very Well Done
Jeff


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March 28, 2011

 

Gary Lange
  Donna, WONDERFUL!!!


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March 30, 2011

 

Robyn A. Terrell
  Truly stunning, Donna. Looks like a winner to me!


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April 03, 2011

 
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  Thanks again to each and every one of you!!

Take care,

Donna


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April 03, 2011

 

Freddy Bland
  This definitely has to be a Winner, Donna! I could stare at this for hours and hours!!!!


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April 04, 2011

 
- Carla Capra

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  Gorgeous, gorgeous image, Donna!
;) CC


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April 05, 2011

 
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  Stunning Perfection


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April 07, 2011

 

Anita Hogue
  I still think I would try one more time, Donna! Maybe third time will be the charm. I've never had 20 pics as favorites, WOW!


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April 28, 2011

 
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  Thank you for all of your inspirational comments!! I appreciate your support!!

I resubmitted this photograph today Anita, thanks for your vote of confidence!!!

Take care,

Donna


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April 28, 2011

 
- Patrick Rouzes

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  Glorious golden tones, whites, lighting, reflection, detail & pose captured here, Donna! Good luck with this, my friend!


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April 28, 2011

 
- Marilyn K. Lincecum

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  Beautiful in every way..gorgeous light, color and reflection. This one goes into my fav's!!


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April 28, 2011

 
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  Thank you Patrick and Marilyn!!!


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May 01, 2011

 

Summer A. Kozisek
  Wow!!! Absolutely gorgeous!!


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May 04, 2011

 
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  Wow, to capture this beautiful great egret is like a dream, but to see this at sunset must have blown you away. You captured it so well, getting some action. Incredible.


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May 05, 2011

 
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  Thank you Summer and Phyllis!!


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May 05, 2011

 

Liz blahh
  So beautiful, love the golden tones!


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May 05, 2011

 
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  Stunning capture, colors, and reflection, Donna.


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May 26, 2011

 

Michelle L. Frick
  Donna, this is so amazingly beautiful! I love the contrast and colors! Perfection!!


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May 28, 2011

 

Susan K. Snow
  Stunning, Donna. Stunning perfection. Beautiful colors, tonality, sharpness and clarity, and balanced composition. Pure perfection!


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June 01, 2011

 
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  Such a beautiful capture, Donna! I'll just congratulate you now, because this has to win at some point! ;)


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June 01, 2011

 
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  Beautifully done Donna ~ GT


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June 02, 2011

 
divinelovephotography.com - Donna La Mattino Pagakis

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  Thanks again to each and every one of you!!!

Donna


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August 19, 2011

 

Julianne Bradford
  I'm so thrilled that Tamron saw your great talent in this photo Donna! Winner winner winner!


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August 21, 2011

 
- Bunny Snow

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  I'm thrilled for you to be featured in Shutterbug for this Grand Prize win and your Tamron lens. Finally, the noticed you deserve. This image is pure poetry: the colors and tonality, the composition of the bird and its artistic stance, and the breathtaking lighting all of which you captured. It is pure poetic symmetry..And a grand prize winner!!!


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August 22, 2011

 
divinelovephotography.com - Donna La Mattino Pagakis

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  Thank you Julianne and Bunny.I appreciate your constant support!!!

I'm so excited and honored to have been selected as the Grand Prize winner, in the recent Tamron/Shutterbug Nature Photography contest. A new lens is a BIG TIME bonus for me!!!

Donna


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August 24, 2011

 

Cecil P. Whitt
  Slamming...I've always wanted to shoot nature...no need you are, lovely, C.


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October 31, 2018

 
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  Congrats on a stunning winner, Donna. Love it.


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January 01, 2019

 
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  Congrats Donna on this magnificent Gold Winner.


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January 01, 2019

 
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  Congrats Donna on your Well Deserved Win!


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January 01, 2019

 
- Patrick Rouzes

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  Congrats on this well-deserved & gorgeous Gold Winner, Donna!


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January 01, 2019

 
- Linda S. Smith

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  Congrats on winning the GOLD Donna! This is a gorgeous capture and a well deserved win!


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January 01, 2019

 
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  This is stunning and so well deserved Donna! Big congratulations!


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January 03, 2019

 
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