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    Default My second AAPOD! - M20



    AAPOD²

    I submitted this one quite a while ago. Just got notification. I've always liked this one.

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    Default Re: My second AAPOD! - M20

    Congratulations, it's a beauty.
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    Default Re: My second AAPOD! - M20

    Congratulations indeed and well deserving if you ask me, it’s a mighty fine image

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    Default Re: My second AAPOD! - M20

    Congratulations Chris!
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    Default Re: My second AAPOD! - M20

    Wow, that is a spectacular Trifid. It has to be one of the best I've ever seen. Great choice by AAPOD.

    Congrats !!!

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    Default Re: My second AAPOD! - M20

    Congratulations, Chris!
    A beautiful image.
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    Default Re: My second AAPOD! - M20

    Congrats Chris - wonderful!

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    Default Re: My second AAPOD! - M20

    Congratulations Chris!!!

    Well deserved,

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    Default Re: My second AAPOD! - M20

    Congrats Chris, beautiful image and well deserved!
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