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Old 01-29-09, 10:30 AM   #1
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pretty psyched right now!!!!

For the last year and a half, i've been submitting pictures to the pentax artists pages. And have been repeatedly declined. Well, the waiting finally paid off, as I got my first picture accepted today. Ironically, it was the one picture I never thought would make it...here's the link

www.pentaxphotogallery.com/christopherlioti
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Old 01-29-09, 10:32 AM   #2
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Awesome! Congrats, other Chris! Nice shot, was it somebody from your crew in that photo?
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Old 01-29-09, 10:36 AM   #4
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It was actually from my local volunteer fd's opne house. I do know the guy in the pic, it was a demo fire tho.




On a side note, I haven't PM'd you with congrats on recent events...Congratulations and best of luck to the both of you!!!!!
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On a side note, I haven't PM'd you with congrats on recent events...Congratulations and best of luck to the both of you!!!!!
No worries. Thanks bud.
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congratulations! an awesome photo, as well.
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Congrats, Chris!! Beautiful photos.
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Thanks everyone! sincerely. it's funny, i really thought I had submitted much better pictures than that one, but this is the one they chose, either way, I'm still pretty jazzed about it...
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Old 01-29-09, 02:21 PM   #11
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nice!

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Nice...action shots are often the best.

If I can also brag a little bit, I was excited to have my first photo accepted to airliners.net last week. They also have pretty tough standards for what they'll publish.

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Old 01-29-09, 03:09 PM   #13
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Congrats on the acceptance! I really like that shot..
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Congratulations, Lodi and lucky! WE have some talented people around here.
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