Balloon Reflection 4

© Tom Schmitt

Balloon Reflection 4

Leanne M.E. Boyd 9/13/2005 2:23:12 AM

I love the reflections and colours, Tom! Great shot! #309483

Donna W. Neal 10/21/2005 6:44:47 AM

Congratulations Tom #1976736

Janet E. Backhaus 10/21/2005 1:10:39 PM

Beautiful....I love it.
Congrats and good luck. #1979302

The Judges at 10/22/2005 11:32:16 AM

Great reflections and a very good composition. #1984459

Tom Schmitt 10/22/2005 4:32:17 PM

Thank you for your feedback! The shore was lined with spectators and other photographers, but I think I got some strange looks from the others as I spent most of my time pointing my camera down into the water, instead of up to the sky! #1985466

Rick Clark 10/22/2005 8:00:55 PM

What a unique view...Great! #1986205

Paul A. Schneider 10/22/2005 8:10:30 PM

Congrats, Great capture. Nice to see another image from the Balloon Classic got into the finalists. It was a great weekend at the event.

Paul #1986252

Susie Peek-Swint 11/11/2005 12:20:58 AM

Great perspective on these colourful balloons Tom ~ congrats on the finalist and POTD ~ well done! #2061444

Janine Russell 11/11/2005 12:29:23 AM

Tom, awesome colors and reflection; congratulations on your POTD and finalist. #2061457

Brian Cassar 11/11/2005 12:30:44 AM

Brilliant shot Tom! #2061462

Christopher James Howland 11/11/2005 12:37:02 AM

Fantastic colours! #2061478

Mary K. Robison 11/11/2005 12:37:55 AM

Exceptionally cool capture, Tom ~
Congratulations on a well-earned POTD (and finalist)! #2061480

Bill Houghton 11/11/2005 2:19:37 AM

Beautiful reflection and color. Congratulations. #2061630

anonymous A. 11/11/2005 3:20:29 AM

What great clarity and saturation! The point of view and the crop are really terrific. Well seen, Tom, and well caught. #2061727

Evy Johansen 11/11/2005 3:26:12 AM

Wow.... this is beautiful! Big congratulations on your well deserved POTD, Tom!! #2061735

Debbie Roberts 11/11/2005 3:26:46 AM

BEAUTIFUL! Great capture! #2061737

Ed Heaton 11/11/2005 3:30:05 AM

Nice job Tom, Congrats on POTD! #2061749

Donna W. Neal 11/11/2005 3:40:25 AM

Congratulations on POTD Tom, beautiful! #2061772

Laura Clay-Ballard 11/11/2005 3:50:48 AM

congratulations on this colorful potd! #2061808

Scott Pedersen 11/11/2005 4:40:29 AM

I think its neat. good work #2062004

Janet E. Backhaus 11/11/2005 4:43:32 AM

Way to go...Congrats of POTD. It is a great choice. #2062015

Karen Engelbreth 11/11/2005 5:00:46 AM

Wonderful image - congrats on your POTD, Tom :0) #2062084

Leanne M.E. Boyd 11/11/2005 5:10:13 AM

Congratulations Tom! #2062109

Jackie Clementi 11/11/2005 5:15:28 AM

I absolutely love it.
Thanks for entering it so we can all see what a great shot it is.

Vicki Hunt 11/11/2005 5:25:39 AM

I love reflections! Great POTD!!! #2062205

Joy Rector 11/11/2005 5:25:51 AM

congrats on the POTD #2062208

Mary Timman 11/11/2005 5:29:52 AM

Great colors. You captured the reflections beautifully.
Congratulations on POTD. #2062227

Casey A. Hanson 11/11/2005 5:31:41 AM

Beautiful colors in this reflection, Tom. Many congrats on POTD and being a finalist. It's a very cool image! :0) #2062240

Kay Beausoleil 11/11/2005 5:41:53 AM

Such an unusual perspective -- well executed, Tom! Congratulations on your POTD and finalist. #2062285

Wendy Stevenson 11/11/2005 6:36:04 AM

A very creative presentation of an often photographed subject - beautiful job!! Congrats on your POTD Tom - fantastic work!!! #2062661

Sandra Freyler 11/11/2005 7:15:41 AM

Congratulations, Very beautiful image. #2062870

Wilson Low 11/11/2005 7:19:30 AM

Congrats To U Tom!
~ Wilson #2062889

Bob Duncan 11/11/2005 7:37:26 AM

Very well deserved POTD Tom,
After looking through your gallery.
I bet we'll see many more from you. #2062960

Jessica L. Richard 11/11/2005 7:43:25 AM

beautiful photo! love the reflection and colors! congrats on POTD! #2062988

Claudette Foote 11/11/2005 8:34:26 AM

Congratulations, Very beautiful image. #2063247

Donna La Mattino Pagakis 11/11/2005 8:48:53 AM

Fantastic potd, a bright and beautiful image!! Congratulations! #2063303

Lindley Johnson 11/11/2005 9:11:44 AM

Beautiful POTD! The colors are so vibrant, and I love the unique perspective. I also loved looking at your gallery. There are so many truly lovely images. Congratulations. #2063368

Keith L. Clayton 11/11/2005 9:18:24 AM

Wonderful capture!! #2063389

Jim Kinnunen 11/11/2005 9:23:26 AM

Congrats on this magnificent POTD, Tom!:) #2063413

Jacqueline C. Harmon 11/11/2005 9:56:43 AM

and what a great reflection it is too!! congrats on the potd! #2063516

Kathleen R. Struckle 11/11/2005 10:41:30 AM

Great image. Love the reflections and bold colors. Congrats on POTD!! #2063707

Mary Clarke 11/11/2005 11:52:21 AM

Many congratulations on POTD Tom - great image #2063948

Nancy Wilson 11/11/2005 2:11:52 PM

Beautiful reflection and very creative, Tom. I love all the landscapes in your gallery. nancy #2064376

Terry L. Ellis 11/11/2005 3:40:33 PM

Congratulations, Tom, on this fabulous POTD and finalist! Wonderful work! #2064568

Mary L. Lemley 11/11/2005 7:20:33 PM

Talent and beautiful subject!!!!! #2065154

Anita Taylor 11/13/2005 12:32:14 PM

Super clarity and vivid colors! Great image, Tom! #2070190

Nimisha Awasthy 12/2/2005 6:57:42 AM

So lively and vibrant. Beautiful eye for colours. #2145130

Lisa B. North 9/23/2008 3:48:17 PM

Tom, I usually point my camera down to the water too - so much more interesting sometimes! This colorful reflection is unbelievable..or should I say WOW!!!!!!!! Lisa #6500538

Tom Schmitt 9/23/2008 6:55:13 PM

Thanks Lisa. I saw a lot more people shooting the reflections this year (I sot a few more too!). Hard to believe this photo is 3 years old already! #6501827

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Monday's Splash 'n Dash event, Colorado Springs 2005 Balloon Classic. Full auto setting on my Powershot A510, shooting hand-held into the ripples of Prospect Lake. Levels and saturation adjusted in Photoshop.

Uploaded on 9/12/2005 4:56:00 PM Photo Contest Finalist Photo of the Day

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