Incredible but true

Funny thing happened to me yesterday. I visited an exhibition on telecommunications in Moscow (it was needed for my regular job). It was a large exhibition which occupied 3 enormous halls. I spent almost the whole day there. At the end of my visit I found some company with name "ANCOM". Their products were of interest for me and I start to read their info. Suddenly I noticed a picture that seemed to be familiar. Look, it is marked by red on the photo: http://pics.livejournal.com/igor_da_bari/pic/0008s613

Then, I realized that it is MY PICTURE

. I asked guys and their confirmed that picture had been bought on DT by their designer. I checked - this image was sold once, at the end of April for 7 credits.

Could you imagine?! I met my image in action BY A CHANCE and not on Internet but IN REAL LIFE. I am shocked up to here. But of course, pleasantly shocked. Just incredible, is not it?

Photo credits: Igor Sokalski.

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Igordabari

Right you are, Inyrdreams - it was just wonderful! Thanks for your comment.

Inyrdreams

isint it wonderful to see your work in print like that? congrats! here is to many more

Igordabari

Thanks, Ninuscha!

photoframes

Great!Congrats!

Igordabari

Surely, you will! :-) Good luck!

Lovephotography79

Wow I can only imagine how you felt!
Congrats to a job well done :)

Noonie

Did you stand there smiling and pointing so everyone would see it ;)))

Kcphotos

Congratulations. It is a super kick to find one of your photos "in the wild", isn't it! I think it is a thrill for any photographer but particularly for the majority of us who consider ourselves amateurs.

I had a somewhat similar experience when I was looking at a poster that was produced at my work and suddenly realized that the image of two people conversing over a cup of coffee was one that I took. As the poster was produced in-house, it wasn't quite as much of a surprise because I provide our graphics department with quite a few images but I have no idea when or where they will use the images.

Igordabari

Many thanks to all who have commented this blog. I am very pleasured, touched and warmed by your comments!

Saraizzo

Congratulations! I see your sky images...spectacular!!

Tan510jomast

the last place one expects to see grand appreciation is in your own backyard. much from growing up participating and working in the music scene where local musicians usually become famous abroad, never at home.
the same applies for stock i suppose. so, it must feel good to see your own work appreciate in your own backyard. congrats.

Voytekj

Thanks for sharing....

Jianbinglee

WOW! Its real pleasantly shocked!

Igordabari

to Cristalloid - Thanks!

Cristalloid

Igor, that's great, indeed!! Congratulations!

Igordabari

And once and once again: thank you, colleagues! It is really both fantastic and wonderful. I hope to hear such stories from you soon :)

Haslinda

What a wonderful find! The picture is beautiful. Coincidence or not, I think it is meant to be :)

Pvpapa

wow must have been a great feeling!

TMarchev

Good ! Before one year i have Sell rights of one my logo for 500$ and will be happy to see in real life :)

Dianepix

That's fantastic! It's a great pic too!

Igordabari

Thanks to all once again! :)

Aswern123

Congraulations to you)) Life is more amazing then imagination.

Igordabari

to Fredvl I would say it managed to find me. Since I looked for nothing. Wich makes things even more incredible, be agree... :)

Fredvl

Wow well done! What are the chances of someone in the same country as you purchasing your work, and you managing to find it! Incredible!

Igordabari

No, it's quite... 'credible' :) I wish you to post a similar story some day. It will happen to you, trust me :)

Igordabari

to Martingraf Yes, exactly. It's like reading a tale. The difference is that such a story happened in reality. For me there is also another difference - it the first time when I rather tell story than read it :-) Thanks for commenting and good luck!

Martingraf

I like that story - because you can imagine yourself how you would feel when that should happen.

Keki

hehehehe very cool!

Davulcu

Same happened to me when I was looking to an Veterinary magazine.
I have seen my 14384031 image

Igordabari

I wish you the same or something of the sort happining to you :)

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