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Surfing Liquid Gold

BetterPhoto.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 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
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congrats on ur finalist! this is a superb shot!


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6/26/2007 7:11:52 PM

 
Michael L. 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
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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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