Green Tree Python

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Green Tree Python

Piper Lehman 8/10/2002 3:08:32 PM

WOW! Can anything else be any greener?! Nice shot, Bob. #7465

Vasko 8/12/2002 4:24:21 AM

YEAH! I smell a winner...

rock on,
vasko #11308

Dolores Neilson 9/7/2002 11:18:21 PM

Bob!! Congrats on making 1st place with this outstanding reptile pic!! The clarity, coils, color....just superb!! Another winner!! I am soo happy for you!! Many congratulations!! #13804

Judy Miss Ben Joud 9/8/2002 1:27:24 AM

congratulations on the win
best regards Judy #13821

June Marie Sobrito 9/8/2002 7:37:19 AM

Congratulations, Bob. Great color and detail on this snake. Looks great. #13867

Carolyn M. Fletcher 9/8/2002 9:27:05 AM

congrats. Bob..Nice color.. #13891

Robert Brent 9/8/2002 9:57:25 AM

congrats Bob. Your consistent high quality shows through again.
Well done my friend. #13905

Karen Spychalski-Sullins 9/8/2002 10:18:56 AM

WoW! What a striking (pun intended) photo! I don't know how I missed it last month, but am sooo glad it has won first place! I love the color in this! It's fantastic! #13913

Robert Jensen 9/8/2002 11:41:37 AM

Thank you everyone for your kind words. I photographed this Python through glass at the Los Angeles Zoo. I put the lens up to the glass, using a rubber lens hood to eliminate any glare from the flash. I then replaced the wood background behind the snake with this out of focus one using Photoshop. In several trips to the zoo since taking this image, I haven't seen the snake in this position again!

Bob J. #13920

Kerry Drager 9/8/2002 1:41:09 PM

Hi Bob: Congratulations on your award! It's a fantastic image, and it's really interesting reading how you captured it. Also, I enjoyed your Web site ... Great work! Kerry #13945

Linda Slater 9/8/2002 3:41:17 PM

Congrats Bob loved the detailed skin really make me feel cringy ( ment as a compliment of course). #13971

Adam Bolt 9/8/2002 10:54:31 PM

I'm not going to enter any more animal/reptile/insect/still life shots anymore. I'm going to secretly go away and study your images until I can come back with the same level of brilliance that you always show in your images Bob.
Another stunner! I just hope you don't get carried away and start enetering images with people/ black & whites/ abstracts and any other style of image, or there will be no hope for the rest of us!
Cheers Adam #14055

Robert Jensen 9/8/2002 11:03:34 PM

Thanks again for the additional comments. Kerry - thanks for your kind words. It means a lot coming from you.

Adam ... I got a kick out of your response. Tomorrow I will not enter an animal but an image that is partially B&W and color. As you know, there are a lot of great images on this site submitted by so many people. Congratulations on your "Fete Fun".

Bob J. #14058

Adam Bolt 9/8/2002 11:24:29 PM

"BUGGER!" I should have kept my mouth closed, maybe then you would have entered another animal image!
PS Thanks for the comment
Cheers Adam #14062

Piper Lehman 9/8/2002 11:33:21 PM

Looks like GREEN was the order of the day, Bob! Congrats on your win! #14065

Kathleen Clemons 9/9/2002 7:33:01 AM

Congrats, Bob! I was glad to read that there was glass between you and this fellow when you took the shot. :) #14111

Guy D. Biechele 9/9/2002 8:49:35 PM

Color, clarity, pose, it doesn't get any better! Wonderful shot. Congratulations. +Guy #14200

Cheryl Meisel 9/10/2002 2:12:56 PM

Congrats on your nice green snake win! Nice shot! #14278

Donna R. Moratelli 9/10/2002 6:31:24 PM

This is a wonderful image that you should be very,very proud of. Congrats again Bob! #14307

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"Morelia viridis"

Uploaded on 8/10/2002 11:11:32 AM

BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest FIRST PLACE Winner


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