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    A little tiny win but it felt good.

    I have just completes a beginner's camera course at my camera club and, at the last class,we had to bring one photo we had taken. They were put up for display and voted on and I won!!. My prize was to have my photo matted and framed. Just thought I would share as,although I learned a lot in the course, I have learned even more from here...so thank you to all the people who take the time to help and advise us newbies

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    Dhalia by salnel, on Flickr
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    Congratulations.
    A worthy win.
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    Way to go! Lovely flower too!

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    Congratulations. You may have learnt from your club and from AP, but the very reason you won, is because YOU took on board all the information and advice, and YOU worked at improving your photographic skills. So thank you for absorbing the information, and using it positively. We can put all the information in the world in front of people, but those, like yourself, who want to use it, are the winners. Well done on your club win, you deserved it!
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    Congratulations Sally, how exciting it is a wonderful photo
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    Thanks for the comments, everyone It is nice to know I am on the right track!

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    good on you Sally. A lovely little pat on the back.
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    Thanks, Graeme..must admit it did feel good

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    Well done Sally.
    Cheers

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    Thanks, Peter

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    Well done Sally. you should be proud.
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    Congratulations Sally!
    Lovely image...you must be super pleased.
    Thanks for sharing your good news and achievement on AP.....It inspires me to keep on trying!
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    Congratulations. Lovely flower, excellent DOF.
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    That is a REALLY lovely image. Well done and congrats for the win. Very well deserved.
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    Nice win.. The hard part is to continue to learn, and with photography it never stops.
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    Good on you Sally. A very worthy win.
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    Congratulations Sally. How exciting and a really lovely photo. Keep going

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    Thanks you so much for all the nice comments. You are quite right, Geoff..you just keep learning and trying! But that is most of the fun

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    Congratulations and celebrations!!!!!!!!
    It's really beautiful... A++++++ for me!

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    YAY Sal, awesome!
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