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Cascade
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Cascade
Cascade
From a beautiful jumble of low waterfalls and cascades just a few yards off the main road in southern Iceland.
11/12 2nd Place - N&L

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Dominick M. Dimacale
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    Lovely scenery here, Christopher!


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11/1/2012 5:21:39 AM

 
Lynn M. Whitt
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A gorgeous capture.

11/1/2012 5:26:28 AM

 
Colette M. Metcalf
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Very beautiful capture!!

11/1/2012 5:49:54 AM

 
R. J. Laudenbacher
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Love the pattern that is in this shot and your veiling of the water is perfect, Chris.

11/1/2012 6:07:15 AM

 
Nikki McDonald
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Your shutter speed is just perfect, Chris - lovely flow but no blown high lights. I particularly love the unusual and brightly colored plants in the foreground. Great lines in the overall image, too.

11/1/2012 6:40:03 AM

 
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Winner, winner, winner!
What an extraordinarily beautiful capture - lovely colors, beautiful silk water and superb detail in the rest!

11/1/2012 6:55:31 AM

 
Joy Rector
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gorgeous

11/1/2012 7:42:54 AM

 
Usman Bajwa
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Agree with Katta here, its PERFECT, Chris. Great use of ND filter and love that saturated colors. I say we would see a POTD first, good luck!

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11/1/2012 9:32:03 AM

 
JudyAnn Rector
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Superb image and fantastic foreground framing, Christopher.

11/1/2012 12:18:06 PM

 
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Spectacular!

11/2/2012 4:27:44 AM

 
Christopher J. Budny
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Thank you all very much! This was definitely the most amazing unplanned stop-at-a-waterfall that we made!

11/2/2012 5:05:43 AM

 
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One word....WINNER!!!!!!!

11/2/2012 4:19:35 PM

 
Christopher J. Budny
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Thanks, Dayna! Fingers crossed!

11/3/2012 3:38:31 AM

 
Renee Doyle
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Totally gorgeous Chris!!!

11/6/2012 12:20:55 AM

 
Christopher J. Budny
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Thanks so much! It was such a great, unexpected treat to find this waterfall by the side of the road!

11/6/2012 4:41:31 AM

 
Ken Smith
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Love the foreground details amidst the flowing water. OUtstanding work, Chris!

11/8/2012 6:09:34 PM

 
Christopher J. Budny
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Thank you, Ken!

11/9/2012 3:36:00 AM

 
Lynn M. Whitt
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Congratulations on your beautiful finalist.

12/28/2012 6:32:03 AM

 
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Congratulations, Christopher, on this superb finalist!

12/28/2012 6:56:39 AM

 
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Beautiful!

12/28/2012 7:27:09 AM

 
Tammy Espino
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Beautiful capture and finalist!

12/28/2012 10:25:22 AM

 
Bojan Bencic
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Fantastic photo, Christopher. Congratulations on your finalist!

12/28/2012 1:37:19 PM

 
Michele Peterson
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No surprise here! Congratulations on ALL of your finalists! We'll see this one again, I'm sure!

12/28/2012 3:56:11 PM

 
Randy D. Dinkins
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Very cool comp, love the green. Congrats again!

12/28/2012 6:00:32 PM

 
Peggy J. Pfister
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Just stunning, Chris! Congrats!

12/28/2012 7:26:46 PM

 
Christopher J. Budny
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Thank you all very much; this waterfall/stream really was a gem; could've spent hours there...

12/29/2012 3:49:31 AM

 
Merna L. Nobile
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January is a month of reflection for me, I remember how privileged I was to observe all the outstanding work and beautiful photographs of the past year. For the last time this year, I would be honored to congratulate you for your spectacular work and willingness to share with all of us, Happy New Year, Merna Nobile

12/29/2012 1:19:14 PM

 
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Stunning shot Chris, congrats!

12/30/2012 10:21:30 AM

 
Lindley Johnson
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So beautiful, Chris! Congratulations on your finalist.

12/30/2012 3:05:41 PM

 
Stefania Barbier
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Beautiful winner, congratulations Christopher!

12/30/2012 11:45:31 PM

 
Ellen Hodges
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Huge congrats on a fab winner, Chris!!

12/31/2012 3:17:51 AM

 
Bojan Bencic
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Fantastic photo, Christopher. Congratulations on your win!

12/31/2012 4:18:09 AM

 
Ken Smith
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Awesome, Chris. Congrats to you!!

12/31/2012 5:02:29 AM

 
Phyllis Burchett
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BIG congrats Chris on this beautiful winner!!!

12/31/2012 5:26:18 AM

 
Christopher J. Budny
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Thank you all very much! This is a special treat, as my 1st winning image from my Iceland trip. (And this particular set of small falls and cascades was one of the most delightful, unplanned discoveries on the trip!)

12/31/2012 5:29:04 AM

 
Monnie Ryan
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Congratulations on a well-deserved win, Chris!

12/31/2012 5:29:42 AM

 
Claudia Kuhn
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A wonderful winner, congratulations Chris

12/31/2012 6:15:50 AM

 
Christine Czernin
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Big congratulations on this lovely gold winner.
I love the silky water flow.

12/31/2012 7:24:51 AM

 
Peggy J. Pfister
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Congrats on your beautiful and deserving winner, Chris! Happy New Year!

12/31/2012 7:37:57 AM

 
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Perfection...Congrats on your well deserved Gold 2nd Place Winner Chris!

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12/31/2012 7:46:21 AM

 
Martha R. Mazon
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Congratulations on your fabulous winner, Chris!

12/31/2012 7:52:40 AM

 
Debra R. Harder
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This is gorgeous, Chris! Huge congratulations on your BEAUTIFUL GOLD winner!!

12/31/2012 8:18:43 AM

 
Mary Beth Aiello
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No surprise here, Chris. Simply extraordinary. Huge congrats on your superb Gold.

12/31/2012 9:13:48 AM

 
Leslie McLain
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Congrats on a stunning winner, Chris.

12/31/2012 9:31:09 AM

 
David Phalen
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BIG Congrats on a beautiful Winner!!

12/31/2012 9:39:51 AM

 
Pat Harry
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What a beautiful image - a well-deserved win!

12/31/2012 9:45:31 AM

 
Brian M. Jones
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A Very BIG congrats to you for your outstanding 2nd Place Gold Chris. I am so Happy you Won For This Image. Your Gallery is outstanding. I am one of your biggest fans

12/31/2012 12:25:08 PM

 
Julianne Bradford
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Congrats on this great winner Chris!

12/31/2012 12:46:36 PM

 
Susan M. Smith
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Wow, all the elements here are so striking, Chris! Excellent capture and congratulations on your win!

12/31/2012 2:44:38 PM

 
Tammy Espino
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Congrats on your win :)

12/31/2012 4:29:01 PM

 
Richard B. Hallick
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Congratulations, Chris. Beautiful image.

12/31/2012 4:41:54 PM

 
Carol Eade
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So beautiful, congratulations!

12/31/2012 6:03:22 PM

 
Christopher J. Budny
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Many thanks, everyone! And a very happy New Year to everyone at BP!

12/31/2012 7:51:11 PM

 
Naomi Weiser
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congrats, so pretty, love the way you captured the water flow

12/31/2012 10:52:18 PM

 
Christopher J. Budny
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Thank you, Naomi! I bought a Variable Neutral Density filter just for this trip, and that made every waterfall a stop to explore!

1/1/2013 5:22:08 AM

 
Patrick Rouzes
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CONGRATS on this amazing WINNER, Chris!

1/1/2013 12:17:00 PM

 
Dayna Cain
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A great big CONGRATS Chris on this beautiful winner!

1/1/2013 1:18:49 PM

 
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Awesome!!! Congratulations on your winner.

1/1/2013 5:33:03 PM

 
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Wow Chris, this made your holiday a memoriable one! Congratulations! ~Pat

1/2/2013 12:30:50 AM

 
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No surprise here, Chris. Now just waiting for a POTD ;)

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1/2/2013 2:37:57 AM

 
Christopher J. Budny
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Thank you all very much! Usman, I'm not sure I will be that lucky!

1/2/2013 9:52:35 AM

 
Colette M. Metcalf
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Congratulations on your WIN!!!

1/2/2013 9:53:05 AM

 
Lindley Johnson
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Congratulations on your beautiful winner, Chris!

1/2/2013 12:07:36 PM

 
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Worth the GOLD for sure Chris!!! Well done!!!

1/2/2013 4:20:38 PM

 
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Thank you, ladies!

1/3/2013 5:38:33 AM

 
Renee Doyle
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BIG congrats to you Chris on this wonderful winner!!!

1/6/2013 5:19:08 PM

 
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What a perfectly marvelous capture of this waterfall, Chris! The water veiling is so silky, the details and colors striking, particularly those lovely ones in the foreground. Huge Congratulations on this superb Gold Winner and on all your other Finalists (I've been out of town without internet and so am still catching up). Your Iceland trip is full of such amazing captures!

1/6/2013 9:18:56 PM

 
Christopher J. Budny
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Thank you both, Renee & Rona!

1/7/2013 6:52:49 AM

 
Susan M. Hembree
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Very nicely done, Chris. I've always wanted to visit Iceland. In a way, this helps me to do that. Deserving of a win! Congratulations!

1/9/2013 11:43:06 PM

 
Christopher J. Budny
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Thanks so much, Susan! I highly recommend Iceland, if you ever have a chance to go, even for just a few days like on a layover!

1/10/2013 6:28:03 AM

 
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Love the wonderful clarity and colors of this one! Congratulations on gold - well deserved.

1/29/2013 7:37:15 PM

 
Christopher J. Budny
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Thank you very much, Michael!

1/30/2013 5:39:23 AM

 
Nancy Marie Ricketts
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Congratulations, Christopher, on your superb gold winner!

1/30/2013 5:48:01 AM

 
Christopher J. Budny
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Thank you, Nancy!

1/30/2013 6:22:52 AM

 
Donna LaMattino Pagakis
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A stunning image, congratulations Chris!

2/1/2013 7:48:19 AM

 
Christopher J. Budny
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Thank you very much, Donna!

2/1/2013 9:36:54 AM

 
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