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Flying in Formation

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Flying in Formation
Flying in Formation
Sunrise photos of birds flying past the Santa Barbara Harbor. Panning with the flight path of the birds. Cropped from the original photo and processed to create silhouettes.

1/10 second f/8 and 600 mm focal length
© David W. Orias
Canon EOS 1Ds Mark...

 
 
 
Sherri L. Regalbuto
BetterPhoto Member Since: 2/8/2004
    Beautiful image, great color.


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11/15/2007 7:58:19 AM

 
Linda L. Ruiz
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David, this is cool. I love the colors and their wings. Great job


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11/15/2007 8:10:35 AM

 
Vicki Holmes
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Stunning image. Great motion shot.


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11/15/2007 8:10:59 AM

 
Liz Bullock  

Beautiful!


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11/15/2007 8:19:23 AM

 
Dominick M. Dimacale
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This is beautiful, David, I see a winner here.


Dominick


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11/15/2007 8:33:01 AM

 
Linda D. Lester
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Just beautiful!!!


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11/15/2007 1:35:11 PM

 
Joseph N. DiGilio
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This is a beauty, David. Nice work by the man with the tan and the long lens.
Hang loose Dude.


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11/15/2007 3:21:55 PM

 
David W. Orias
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Thanks everyone. I will admit to having the long lens, but the tan is quite lacking.


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11/15/2007 4:46:38 PM

 
Kay E. Mahoney
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Nice capture, David. Beautiful colors.


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11/15/2007 6:11:58 PM

 
Robert K. Bemus
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Great image, David!!


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11/17/2007 3:08:56 PM

 
John Goyer  

Gorgeous David - thanks for stopping by my shot - love the division into thirds horizontally with the color and the birds - J


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11/26/2007 6:40:42 PM

 
David W. Orias
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Thanks Kay and Robert.

Thanks John, glad to see you participating here


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12/1/2007 7:05:44 AM

 
Joseph N. DiGilio
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KUDOS, DAVID. GOOD LUCK!


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12/19/2007 2:27:17 PM

 
Rakesh Syal
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My heartiest congratulations on this wonderful work and finalist, my friend!Warm regards!


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12/19/2007 4:50:12 PM

 
Donna LaMattino Pagakis
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Congratulations on your finalist! Golden beauty David!


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12/19/2007 5:35:23 PM

 
Colleen Farrell
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David, congratulations on all your amazing WINS!! Way to go!


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12/19/2007 7:38:33 PM

 
Mike Perez
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Congratulations David on your multiple winners.


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12/19/2007 7:39:12 PM

 
Donna LaMattino Pagakis
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A beautiful winning image David!! Congratulations on your First Place win!


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12/19/2007 8:10:34 PM

 
Kay E. Mahoney
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Congratulations on your first place winner, David. Beautiful colors.


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12/19/2007 8:14:07 PM

 
Joseph N. DiGilio
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Got the gold David. Way to go!


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12/19/2007 8:46:39 PM

 
Autum Rhoades
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Awesome 1st place prize! Your timing is fantastic!


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12/20/2007 4:25:41 AM

 
Sherry Sturgis
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Truly a breathtaking capture!!! Congratulations, David, on this sensational winner!!!!!


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12/20/2007 8:58:35 AM

 
Susan Fox
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Beautifully done! Congrats on your wonderful first place win David!!!


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12/20/2007 9:06:39 AM

 
Kristi A. Howson
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Congratulations on this stunning 1rst Place winner David. Incredible skill and artistic expression displayed here!


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12/20/2007 9:23:24 AM

 
Terry L. Ellis
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Congratulations on your amazing First Place win, David!


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12/20/2007 10:23:02 AM

 
Philippe Vieux-Jeanton
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Congratulations on your wonderful winners David!! I really wish than you publish a book one day!


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12/20/2007 10:54:46 AM

 
Elida Gutierrez
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A humble Trophy for The Winners
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12/20/2007 11:33:51 AM

 
Julia Hiebaum
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Simply stunning..perfect harmony among the few elements, great timing David!
Julia


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12/20/2007 11:46:49 AM

 
RC  Fritz
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Fantastic motion shot. Congratulations on your WIN!!


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12/20/2007 3:32:24 PM

 
Nikki McDonald
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Fantastic shot and great post processing, David. This is a stunning first place winner--could have won in several categories :) Congratulations.


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12/20/2007 8:37:51 PM

 
Robert K. Bemus
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Congratulations, David...two firsts and one second - that's got to be a record!! Way to go!!


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12/20/2007 9:50:31 PM

 
Christopher J. Budny
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Congratulations, David, on your impressive month of wins! Beautiful image here!


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12/21/2007 1:34:01 PM

 
Bill Houghton
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This is such a beautiful win David. You did a great job capturing it. Congratulations. Bill

Check out my personal website:

Bill Houghton Photography


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12/26/2007 4:27:49 AM

 
Lorri Shank
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Stunning and simple. You have such a way with water, David! Congratulations.


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12/27/2007 4:57:12 PM

 
Flavio Carnevale
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So simple and great.


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12/28/2007 4:05:29 AM

 
Carrol  A.  Grimes  

Congratulations David, this is an absolutely breathtakingly beautiful image! Well Done


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