Contest 58 : Discussion and related Pictures

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Postby *Barracuda_52* » Tue Sep 13, 2011 9:22 pm

8) I had a real time of it figuring out what i was gona snap a pic of thats miniture enough :oops:
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Postby daiv » Fri Sep 16, 2011 3:10 pm

Too late for me to join! Just couldn't pull it together.

I gotta say - the Lego pirate island is a riot! I love that one.
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Postby Melt In The Sun » Fri Sep 16, 2011 3:55 pm

daiv wrote:I gotta say - the Lego pirate island is a riot! I love that one.

Gotta give my wife credit for that one, since it was her idea...and her legos!

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Postby frangipani » Sat Sep 17, 2011 9:25 am

I loved that one two, since I used to be a Lego fanatic.
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Postby Jens » Sat Sep 17, 2011 6:22 pm

I can´t believe it- I acually voted for a succulent this time! 8) :D

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Postby Tony » Sat Sep 17, 2011 7:36 pm

Wha, wha, what! :o :lol:
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Postby John C » Wed Sep 21, 2011 5:16 pm

Great pictures everyone! It was a tough decision. I like the lego pirates too, that was very creative!
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Postby Jens » Tue Sep 27, 2011 8:42 pm

I think we have a winner : Congradulations Ralf !!!
A worthy winner with a great little plant. :alien:

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Postby *Barracuda_52* » Tue Sep 27, 2011 9:10 pm

:D =D> :occasion7: CONGRATS Ralf!! Awsome pic... :thumbup: =D>
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Postby Ralf » Wed Sep 28, 2011 6:02 pm

Thanks so much guys, I'm very happy about. :thumbright:
This contest was really challenging and the other images are also great! =D>
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Postby daiv » Wed Sep 28, 2011 6:44 pm

Right-on Ralf!
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Postby Arjen » Thu Sep 29, 2011 6:31 am

congratulations ralf!
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Postby Ralf » Fri Sep 30, 2011 5:42 pm

Thanks again!
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