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Sunrise In The Valley
BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner
 
Sunrise In The Valley
Sunrise In The Valley
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Michelle Alton
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    Spectacular composition. This image is SO dramatic. Just amazing.

8/20/2012 6:09:28 AM

 
Julie Burnett
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WOW, dramatic and stunning, Bill, fantastic colors, exposure, and composition!!

8/20/2012 6:18:30 AM

 
Tammy M. Anderson
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Outstanding in every way, Bill. A winner.

8/20/2012 6:28:16 AM

 
Stan Kwasniowski
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Bill beautiful

8/20/2012 7:14:10 AM

 
Leslie McLain
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Stunning capture, Bill.

8/22/2012 12:06:22 PM

 
Kathy Salerni
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Love everything about this image, Bill! Outstanding in every way! Well done!

8/22/2012 1:15:04 PM

 
Nancy L. Green
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FANTASTIC sunrise image Bill!!! The sky here is AMAZING and the comp with that wonderful old wagon wheel in the FG is a real bonus!!! <><

8/23/2012 4:09:06 PM

 
Linda S. Smith
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Just gorgeous Bill!

8/23/2012 8:25:47 PM

 
John Connolly
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What a brilliantly produced image Bill! This sight is just breath taking!

8/27/2012 1:40:32 PM

 
David Van Camp
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Great comp! Wonderful Sunrise! Fantastic job, Bill!!

8/28/2012 9:13:16 PM

 
Amanda J. Tanner
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So Beautiful. Great comp and detail. This image is so dramatic. I love the wagon wheel and the sky is so amazing. A favorite for me. A job well done Bill!

8/29/2012 2:23:16 AM

 
Jeffrey R. Bange
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Absolutely stunning capture Bill and one that I'm sure we will be seeing again real soon.

9/3/2012 9:37:46 AM

 
Emile Abbott
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Spectacular colors and composition Bill and congrats on finalist.

9/24/2012 9:09:23 AM

 
Brenda W. LaFleur
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Not sure how I missed seeing this earlier. It's a beauty! Congrats on the Finalist. Much deserved!

9/24/2012 9:46:21 AM

 
Bojan Bencic
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Amazing photo, Bill. Congratulations on your finalist.

9/24/2012 9:47:59 AM

 
JO ANN CLEVELAND
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Congratulations on this awesome finalist
Bill!

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9/24/2012 10:29:26 AM

 
Stan Kwasniowski
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Bill, gorgeous, congratulations

9/24/2012 11:23:09 AM

 
Jeffrey R. Bange
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Congratulations Bill on a well deserved finalist and best of luck in the next round.

9/24/2012 11:44:37 AM

 
Tammy Espino
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Congrats Bill on this beautiful finalist!

9/24/2012 12:07:40 PM

 
Lyn Darlington
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Congrats on an outstanding finalist!

9/24/2012 1:42:01 PM

 
Deborah C. Lewinson
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Spectaculr finalist, Bill!

Congratulations!
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9/24/2012 2:12:00 PM

 
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Great timed exposure on the clouds!

9/24/2012 2:49:29 PM

 
Randy D. Dinkins
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Looking for that fast shutter speed of the wild geese flying :) - Great slow shutter shot, wonderful color. Big congrats!!

9/24/2012 2:54:06 PM

 
Pat Abbott
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Stunning image! Congratulations!

9/24/2012 3:04:07 PM

 
Phyllis A. Houghton
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Wow very powerful! Congrats, Bill!

9/24/2012 4:20:53 PM

 
Lydia Williams
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Wow, a fantastic image, Bill! Congratulations!

9/24/2012 4:31:50 PM

 
Tammy M. Anderson
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Beautiful, Bill. Congrats!

9/24/2012 4:43:48 PM

 
Leslie McLain
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Congrats on a stunning finalist, Bill.

9/24/2012 5:49:07 PM

 
Phyllis Burchett
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Fabulous Bill, congrats!

9/24/2012 6:52:17 PM

 
Patrick Rouzes
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INCREDIBLE finalist, Bill-congrats & good luck!

9/25/2012 9:19:35 AM

 
Bill Houghton
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My thanks to all for your wonderful comments about my finalist. Bill

9/26/2012 3:23:16 PM

 
Merna L. Nobile
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I heard the good news…and could not be happier for you! CONGRATULATIONS, Merna

9/27/2012 1:07:12 PM

 
Dave Montero
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Marvelous Bill! Dramatic sky, great detail and comp. The inclusion of the old wagon wheel is brilliant. Congratulations!!!

9/29/2012 1:43:59 PM

 
Diane E. Deming
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An outstanding shot, Bill. Love the wagon wheel in the foreground. Congratulations on your win!

10/2/2012 8:46:22 AM

 
Julianne Bradford
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A huge congratulations on your expert work Bill!

10/2/2012 9:46:42 AM

 
Ann H. Belus
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Congratulations on this awesome winner...those colors are absolutely magnificent!

10/2/2012 10:00:37 AM

 
Bojan Bencic
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Beautiful. Congratulations on your win, Bill.

10/2/2012 11:00:40 AM

 
Dayna Cain
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Beautiful image Bill! Congrats!

10/2/2012 11:39:16 AM

 
Patrick Rouzes
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CONGRATS on this incredible WINNER, Bill! WTG!

10/2/2012 11:55:05 AM

 
Lyn Darlington
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Huge congrats on your old win!

10/2/2012 12:57:26 PM

 
JudyAnn Rector
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Stunning landscape, Bill...
CONGRATULATIONS!

10/2/2012 1:07:02 PM

 
Tammy Espino
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Congrats on your win :)

10/2/2012 1:23:18 PM

 
Renee Doyle
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Congratulations on this wonderful winner Bill!!

10/2/2012 1:52:12 PM

 
Kathy Salerni
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Congratulations on this stunning Winner, Bill!

10/2/2012 2:45:33 PM

 
Emile Abbott
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Not surprised Bill, Congrats on gold.

10/2/2012 3:04:12 PM

 
Lydia Williams
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Congratulations on your fantastic winner!

10/2/2012 3:42:22 PM

 
Michelle Alton
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Big congratulations, Bill. A winner from the getgo!

10/2/2012 4:16:23 PM

 
Claudia Kuhn
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So beautiful Bill, congrats on your winner

10/2/2012 4:29:38 PM

 
Phyllis Burchett
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Congrats Bill on this fabulous winner!!!

10/2/2012 6:32:26 PM

 
Lisa B. North
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Stunning landscape! A big WOW factor! Congrats on your win!

10/3/2012 6:11:16 AM

 
PATRICIA A. CASEY
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Congratulations Bill on wonderful capture! Cheers =^..^=

10/3/2012 6:43:16 AM

 
Sabrina Ryan
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Congratulations on your Winning image, Bill!

10/3/2012 6:48:34 AM

 
Amanda J. Tanner
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Congratulation on this incredible Winner Bill! So Beautiful!

10/3/2012 9:07:03 AM

 
Bill Houghton
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My thanks to everyone who has commented on my second place win. Have a great day. Bill

10/3/2012 1:51:00 PM

 
Monika Sapek
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Congratulations on your Winner, Bill!

10/3/2012 2:00:06 PM

 
Linda S. Smith
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Fantastic win here Bill! Congrats!!!

10/3/2012 5:57:21 PM

 
Mary Beth Aiello
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Simply gorgeous, Bill. Huge congrats.

10/6/2012 1:43:58 PM

 
Usman Bajwa
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Big CONGRATZ on the Gold Winner!!

UB.

10/8/2012 4:17:58 AM

 
Barbara Socor
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A stunning shot, Bill....Just remarkable! Congrats on your gold....

10/11/2012 7:55:46 PM

 
Dave Montero
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A belated congratulations on your win for this stunning capture Bill!

10/27/2012 1:50:33 PM

 
Mike F. Anderson
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Wow! I love what you did on this composition, Bill. Congratulations on your winner!

12/23/2012 2:56:05 PM

 
Rahul Sharma
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Whatever picture you make automatically becomes far ahead of anything by anyone.... Another Brilliant shot by a master....

2/12/2013 1:25:44 AM

 
Daniel Ruf
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Congrats on this stunning winner. What a great foreground anchor with beautiful background attraction.

2/13/2013 6:30:26 AM

 
Keith L. Clayton
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Totally awesome image, Bill. Very well done!! Many congrats on your well deserved
award!

4/9/2013 4:42:20 PM

 
Mike F. Anderson
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I've commented on this photo once already, but as I have had opportunity to see it again, it is hard for me to imagine that this only received a 2nd place. What an outstanding composition, Bill!

4/9/2013 6:13:39 PM

 
Jean Lechleiter
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Truly outstanding image! CONGRATULATIONS!!

2/10/2014 4:29:02 PM

 
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