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Surfing Liquid Gold


BetterPhoto.com All Time Best Photo Contest Editor's PickBetterPhoto.com Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner
 
Surfing Liquid Gold
Surfing Liquid Gold
Shot at Rincon at the border of the Santa Barbara/Ventura County line before sunrise.

600 mm focal length
F4
1/15 second
ISO 100

© David W. Orias
Canon EOS 1Ds Mark...

 
 
 
Kristin M. Morales
BetterPhoto Member Since: 3/2/2004
    This one is so fantastic!! a winner for sure. the shadow and light play are enviable. Right place at the right time for such rich color.


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5/24/2007 7:36:48 AM

 
Linda L. Ruiz
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I agree. this is beautiful. love it


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5/24/2007 7:39:07 AM

 
Mike D. Perez
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Outstanding image, David! Superb colors and texture on the water. I think a Winner indeed!


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5/24/2007 7:50:51 AM

 
Joan Kocak
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HAS to be a winner! outstanding~


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5/24/2007 8:03:43 AM

 
David W. Orias
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Thanks. I happenned to be at the right place at the right time.


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5/24/2007 8:26:45 AM

 
Neal Myers
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Beautiful Action Photo! Love the Colors! David


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5/24/2007 10:50:11 AM

 
Marta J. Baldwin
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This is outstanding David! I love the colors and lighting!


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5/24/2007 11:14:27 AM

 
Anna Diederich
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Awesome shot David! Excellent color.


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5/26/2007 3:19:55 PM

 
Karen Walzer
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Great image!


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5/27/2007 8:37:56 AM

 
Jennifer L. Alder
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Sensational image here!! Love everything about it. :)


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5/27/2007 7:41:00 PM

 
Nikki McDonald
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Just saw this in Editors First Picks. It is outstanding in every way, David. I agree--it's a people's choice for a winner.


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5/27/2007 9:36:21 PM

 
David W. Orias
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Thanks for taking the time writing your comments, everyone.


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5/28/2007 8:34:10 AM

 
Kurt  Hawkins
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Very Beautiful .. B)


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5/29/2007 5:58:07 PM

 
Robert K. Bemus
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Yeah, this looks like another winner! Great shot - good to see you've posted some more images since last time I checked - awesome work, David!


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6/4/2007 10:27:09 PM

 
David W. Orias
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Thanks Robert and Kurt.


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6/22/2007 7:26:28 AM

 
Kay E. Mahoney
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Congratulations on your finalist. Good luck in the next round.


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6/26/2007 3:31:31 PM

 
Pranay Koka  

congrats on ur finalist! this is a superb shot!


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6/26/2007 7:11:52 PM

 
Mike Dawson
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MAgical PS work


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6/26/2007 7:16:14 PM

 
Kristin M. Morales
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I knew this one was a winner!


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6/26/2007 8:20:03 PM

 
David W. Orias
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Thank you for the compliments, everyone.


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6/27/2007 6:10:31 AM

 
Pranay Koka  

congrats on ur well deserved win!


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6/27/2007 12:02:20 PM

 
David W. Orias
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Thanks Pranay.


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6/27/2007 12:48:20 PM

 
Kay E. Mahoney
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Congratulations on your second place winner.


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6/27/2007 1:41:45 PM

 
Connie J. Bagot
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Congratulations David, this is beautiful. When I was looking at the finalists in this category I thought that this image would make first place. It is awesome.


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6/27/2007 3:08:13 PM

 
David W. Orias
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Thanks Kay and Connie. I am just happy the image did as well as it did. There are so many fine images submitted that it almost seems like a lottery if you win.


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6/27/2007 4:47:08 PM

 
Donna LaMattino Pagakis
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Outstanding image, so well exposed. The colors are beautiful and so is the flow of the water David.

A big congratulations on your WIN! Love this!!!!!!!!!!


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6/27/2007 5:47:26 PM

 
David W. Orias
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Thanks again, Donna


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6/27/2007 6:18:02 PM

 
Janine Russell
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David, congratulations on your Second Place Win!


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6/27/2007 10:54:46 PM

 
Robert K. Bemus
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Congratulations on your win, David!


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6/28/2007 12:25:54 AM

 
Darryl Wilkinson  

This is cool! Congratulations on your win, David!


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6/28/2007 1:15:43 AM

 
David W. Orias
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Thanks Janine, Robert and Darryl.


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6/28/2007 6:36:51 AM

 
Christine I. Doumbia
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I love this shot...the colors are so vivid. Very memorable image. Congratulations!


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6/30/2007 2:22:15 AM

 
Donna W. Neal
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Amazing colors, beautifully captured.
Congratulations David on this well deserved win.


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7/3/2007 5:02:25 AM

 
David W. Orias
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Thaks Christine and Donna


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10/8/2007 7:14:06 AM

 
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