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Bambi
03-04-2010, 12:50 PM
Do you all remember this posting about submitting images for a Nursing home? http://www.photography.ca/Forums/f15/nova-scotians-forum-6674.html. The contest was to provide photos for the Nursing home to help the environment feel more like a 'home'.

Well I received this e-mail today:

Teresa



On behalf of the Northwood Art Selection Committee, I want to thank you for submitting images for consideration to be put on display at the new facility in Bedford.



The selection process has taken much longer than expected, but I am pleased to inform you that the following images you submitted have been chosen.



1. winter_stream1.jpg

2. Beach_House.jpg


Sincerely

Charlie Plant BComm.





I am so excited!! :clap::clap: My mother's parents finished their days at the original Northwood Manor and I was so impressed with the care they received. It's wonderful to be able to give back. Both of them would have been thrilled to see their granddaughter's work on the walls!

I just had to share
:)

Marko
03-04-2010, 12:52 PM
way cool bambi :highfive:

JAS_Photo
03-04-2010, 01:00 PM
Very nice!

Richard
03-04-2010, 02:28 PM
Well done Bambi! that is very cool

Wicked Dark
03-04-2010, 02:51 PM
Congratulations. I'm not surprised they chose your work. and those places need it, let me tell you.

zenon5940
03-04-2010, 04:14 PM
Very cool Bambi! I think your work is very worthy of this honnor.

Mad Aussie
03-04-2010, 04:30 PM
Nice!!!

AcadieLibre
03-04-2010, 04:49 PM
Congratulations, very well deserved and that is so great others get to admire your work. That is wonderful, since having others see your art is the goal of an artist a now you will have many whom will enjoy and get something only a photograph can bring. You should be very proud. And for what I believe is a fabulous cause and admirable of you to participate.

AntZ
03-04-2010, 05:29 PM
Contrats Bambi.

casil403
03-04-2010, 07:15 PM
:grouphug:Congrats Bambi...that is just awesome :clap:...I'm very happy for you! :highfive:

Bambi
03-04-2010, 07:23 PM
:o aw thanks Guys. I am quite excited about it and your comments are very generous.

In many ways this honour was due to this site and the awesome people who participate. I have learned so much from it and, after all, you enabled me to purchase my first dSLR. :clap:

so :thankyou::thankyou::thankyou:

crystalb
03-04-2010, 07:38 PM
Congrats Bambi!:highfive:

Iguanasan
03-04-2010, 09:35 PM
Congratulations! :clap: :1st:

Nice stuff, Bambi. Give us some links and remind us these great images.

Bambi
03-04-2010, 09:50 PM
Congratulations! :clap: :1st:

Nice stuff, Bambi. Give us some links and remind us these great images.

it was this one: MA's house for when he moves to Canada:http://www.photography.ca/Forums/f22/perfect-house-mad-aussie-6581.html

http://farm5.static.flickr.com/4028/4243211802_480a96385b_b.jpg


and the other was one of the first pictures I took with my new camera during a snow storm http://www.photography.ca/Forums/f11/more-storm-6565-2.html

http://farm3.static.flickr.com/2631/4240062561_fce35551e9_b.jpg

Michaelaw
03-04-2010, 10:47 PM
Great choices they made. Good going Bambi :thumbup:

Fortytwo
03-05-2010, 02:10 AM
You absolutely deserved that. :) They are great shots. Very happy for you! Enjoy the moment! :clap:

Mad Aussie
03-05-2010, 02:23 AM
They rate as some of your best work indeed Bambi

Bambi
03-05-2010, 09:53 AM
thanks everyone. Both are on my wall as well. Husband loves the house one. Of course he ruined it by not believing I took it at first :rolleyes:

it's been hard to get good shots lately as the sky is so grey, the snow is so dirty and everything else is brown.

JAS_Photo
03-05-2010, 12:07 PM
Both are lovely shots. Well, consider hubby's non-belief an inside out compliment. :)

biathloneil
03-05-2010, 12:49 PM
Grand job, well done Bambi. I hope you get the pleasure of seeing them being appreciated on the wall.

Kindest Regards,
-Neil

casil403
03-05-2010, 01:46 PM
Those are such beautiful photos..the 2nd one has always been a personal fave of mine...along with the Orton leaves on blue you sent me! :o

Bambi
03-05-2010, 05:59 PM
thanks guys.
Casil I can send you copy of the winter woods one if you like. :)

Foots
03-05-2010, 11:50 PM
Wonderful Bambi. It's nice that it has special meaning to you.

mbrager
03-06-2010, 12:36 AM
Those are great photos. Congratulations. Can you tell us what size prints you submitted or just the digital file? Were they framed?
Mike

edG
03-06-2010, 07:38 AM
congratulations, that is sooo coooool

Bambi
03-06-2010, 08:38 AM
Those are great photos. Congratulations. Can you tell us what size prints you submitted or just the digital file? Were they framed?
Mike

thanks everyone.
Mike: I submitted a digital image for judging. they requested that I then submit a high quality one and they will get it printed and framed once they decide on the size they want. that way they can have it consistent and good quality.