"...same old fears...." (first prize May 2009)

Selected for Google Maps and Google Earth

This photo is about a tragedy, a huge fire that destroyed one of the most beautiful forests on mount Parnitha, near Athens in Greece.

(First prize contest May 2009, unusual location category )

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Comments (373)

ranssom on September 19, 2009

You will be happier Bob :)))))))))))))))))))

ranssom on September 24, 2009


daki77 on September 24, 2009

Very nice B/W photo.

ranssom on September 25, 2009

Thank you Daki, I appreciate your nice comment very much.

Sándor Kéri on September 25, 2009

Great job! Very nice! Congratulations!

ranssom on September 26, 2009

Kéri Sándor thank you very much. I am glad that you like it

Greetings, Dimitris

Xeper on September 30, 2009

Interesting photo and with the black/white scene it is a little bit creepy. Congratulation to your price!

ranssom on September 30, 2009

Xeper you are right :) Thank you very much for your kind comment and your congratulations.

Best wishes, Dimitris

mainufo on October 10, 2009

This photo is absolutely perfect. It is too late for voting, but not for congratulate you to the First Prize. And that is of course a "best of Panoramio"!

Greetings from Frankfurt, mainufo.

ranssom on October 11, 2009

Your kind words are equal or even better than a vote friend mainufo. Thank you very much for your congratulations and your best of also.

Greetings from Athens,Dimitris

ESENlik on October 28, 2009

Very nice B & W composition and photo Dimitris.

I'd like to CONGRATULATE you for your prize !

Best wishes ~Esen

ranssom on October 29, 2009

Esen thank you very much for your visit, your kind comment and your congratulations

Best regards, Dimitris

Conquilha on November 1, 2009

Stunning snow photo, a masterpiece...


ranssom on November 1, 2009

Conquilha this is a really very kind comment. Thank you very much

Best wishes, Dimitris

Nik_the_Greek on November 1, 2009

Very nice B & W composition and photo!

ranssom on November 2, 2009

Νίκο σ' ευχαριστώ πολύ για τα καλά σου λόγια

dionisis (-_-) on November 7, 2009

congratulations for the winning picture | added to my favorites

♥♫♥ TIFFANY ♥♫♥ on November 7, 2009

My great Congratulations for your prize in the Contest.

It's a very beautiful subject and a wonderful image.

Many thanks for your kind CONGRATULATIONS for my 1st prize in the september contest, in the category Unusual Location.

Cheers, Tiffany

ranssom on November 7, 2009

Διονύση σ' ευχαριστώ πολύ για τα καλά σου λόγια και το αστέρι

Tiffany you are always welcome, thank you very much. My congratulations from here too friend :)

Fotis Mavrelis on November 8, 2009

Συγχαρητήρια Δημήτρη για την εντυπωσιακή φωτογραφία.

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Photo details

  • Uploaded on May 14, 2009
  • © All Rights Reserved
    by ranssom
    • Camera: Canon EOS 1000D
    • Taken on 2009/03/01 11:58:21
    • Exposure: 0.005s (1/200)
    • Focal Length: 18.00mm
    • F/Stop: f/11.000
    • ISO Speed: ISO100
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
    • No flash