Dizzy Dame

Kathleen Brennan level-addict 4/14/2010 9:51:25 AM

Great capture! #1258700

Carol Eade level-addict 4/14/2010 9:54:36 AM

OMG, what a terrific capture, love it! #8534616

Dominick M. Dimacale level-addict 4/14/2010 10:13:47 AM

Richard I see a Winner here, great capture and awesome timing.

Dominick #8534673

Linda D. Lester level-addict 4/14/2010 2:28:14 PM

This is way too funny....excellent capture! #8535111

Carol Flisak level-addict 4/14/2010 3:24:23 PM

Great capture, Richard! Perfect timing... I love it! #8535202

Carol L. Fowler level-addict 4/16/2010 4:42:58 PM

Great capture! I have one of an otter doing the same thing! #8540338

Nikki McDonald level-addict 5/22/2010 10:14:35 AM

What a wonderful capture, Richard -- love the motion blur and the flying drops. Great moment -- perfect timing. #8628763

Nick Lagos level-addict 5/24/2010 4:44:10 PM

Good luck with this Richard ....different is good here #8634999

Carol L. Fowler level-addict 5/24/2010 7:45:32 PM

Congrats! #8636687

The Judges at BetterPhoto.com 5/24/2010 8:05:05 PM

This is incredible! #8636865

Anne M. Young 5/24/2010 9:51:02 PM

Congratulations! This is super #8637512

Teri Klinger 5/25/2010 4:34:34 AM

WOW! what awesome timing!! congrats on your finalist! #8639089

Donna LaMattino Pagakis level-addict 5/25/2010 6:41:06 AM

Great use of shutter speed Richard!!! Congratulations on your finalist! #8639866

Richard M. Waas level-addict 5/25/2010 9:15:46 AM

I want to thank everyone who has sent such nice comments on my image. I know by looking at your images that you are all great photographers and as such the compliments are deeply appreciated. Richard Waas #8640563

Ann Coates level-addict 5/25/2010 4:28:06 PM

Wow, I agree with the Judges. This is incredible. Fantastic timing and capture. #8641945

Cindy Bendush level-addict 5/25/2010 10:17:31 PM

Fabulous!!! Huge congratulations on this outstanding winner! #8642842

Denny E. Barnes level-addict 5/25/2010 10:48:48 PM

Outstanding, Richard! BIG CONGRATULATIONS on your beautiful and well deserved FIRST PLACE WIN!! WTG!! #8642970

Usman M. Bajwa level-addict 5/25/2010 11:45:49 PM

WTG, Richard. HUGE CONGRATZ on getting the First Place GOLD.

UB. #8643163

Ann Coates level-addict 5/26/2010 12:15:05 AM

Congratulations on your Gold with this incredible capture. #8643198

Danny B. Head level-addict 5/26/2010 3:47:12 AM

Great catch,, Congrats on the GOLD! #8643596

Katarina Mansson level-addict 5/26/2010 4:17:03 AM

I get dizzy just looking at this picture LOL! Congratulations on your outstanding winner! #8643688

Lisa J. Boulden level-addict 5/26/2010 4:26:41 AM

What a delightfully outstanding WINNER!!!
Congratulations, Richard!
~♥~Lisa #8643758

Mary Beth Aiello level-addict 5/26/2010 5:16:02 AM

Perfect timing and detail, Richard. Huge congrats on this outstanding First Place Gold. #8643960

Cathy Barrows 5/26/2010 5:37:07 AM

Big congrats on your win #8644076

Linda D. Lester level-addict 5/26/2010 6:18:02 AM

Awesome capture....Congratulations on your first place! #8644306

Nancyj Hovey level-addict 5/26/2010 6:21:18 AM

C O N G R A T U L A T I O N S
on your First Place
for this outstanding image! 8o) #8644331

Nikki McDonald level-addict 5/26/2010 6:46:41 AM

I'm thrilled to see the big win on this one, Richard -- great capture! Congratulations. #8644529

Hosey M. Harrell III level-addict 5/26/2010 6:58:02 AM

Congratulations, Richard on a truly outstanding image! #8644565

Patricia A. Coblentz level-addict 5/26/2010 7:06:18 AM

That is so funny! How does she keep from falling over?
Congratulations on your terrific 1st place win, Richard!!

Patti #8644598

Richard M. Waas level-addict 5/26/2010 7:30:25 AM

It's such and honor winning this with so many of you such worthy photographers. Thanks for the response!! #8644713

JO ANN CLEVELAND level-addict 5/26/2010 8:12:06 AM

What an amazing shot Richard! Fantastic 1st Place winner, congratulations!

jo ann c. #8644838

Toni Riggs level-addict 5/26/2010 11:02:13 AM

Fantastic image, congrats! #8645358

Carol Flisak level-addict 5/26/2010 1:48:12 PM

Congrats on your wonderful first place winner, Richard! #8645756

Karen Celella level-addict 5/26/2010 2:31:18 PM

Huge congratulations for your exceptional first place winner Richard. This is an amazing capture!! #8645809

Sam Britt level-addict 5/26/2010 3:00:38 PM

Congratulations on this first place winner! #8645877

Carol Eade level-addict 5/26/2010 3:22:01 PM

Congratulations on your First Place, Richard, it's a great image! #8645929

Phyllis Burchett level-addict 5/26/2010 5:17:09 PM

Congratulations on this awesome winner! #8646125

Deborah C. Lewinson level-addict 5/26/2010 8:48:48 PM

Hearty congrats, Richard, on this beautiful and fascinating First Place Winner!

Debby #8646612

Linda A. Braddock level-addict 5/27/2010 8:37:39 AM

Richard, Congratulations on this fantastic First Place Winner!! Well Done! #8647657

Rona L. Schwarz level-addict 5/27/2010 4:22:34 PM

I don't know how you managed to capture this, but it is unbelievable and incredible, Richard! Fantastic timing and with wonderful detail and clarity! Huge Congratulations on an outstanding First Place Winner! #8648247

Dominick M. Dimacale level-addict 5/28/2010 9:16:38 AM

I told you so, Richard, Congratulations on your First Place Win!!!

Dominick #8649571

Craig W. Myers level-addict 5/28/2010 10:17:54 AM

Congratulations, Richard. Great image! #8649690

Donna LaMattino Pagakis level-addict 5/28/2010 9:34:48 PM

Congratulations on your FIRST PLACE win Richard! #8650451

Janice Mezzacappa level-addict 5/29/2010 8:59:56 PM

Incredible capture Richard huge congrats on your amazing winner!! #8652275

David M. Montero level-addict 5/31/2010 11:12:41 AM

I fell over just looking at it. Outstanding job Richard. Congratulations! #8655219

Dianna Murphy level-addict 6/4/2010 1:13:48 PM

Wowcongratulations on your outstanding Winner!!!! #8665664

Jean-Pierre Ducondi level-addict 6/9/2010 8:18:14 AM

Amazing image Richard - Big congrats.
JP #8682155

Christopher J. Budny level-addict 8/13/2012 12:22:40 PM

This popped up on the Contest Page at BP today; fantastic!! Belated congratulations on this terrific winner! #10274307

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Description

I photographed this Burrowing Owl in the rain as it was trying to get the water off it's head. Not sure how she doesn't fall over.....

Exif: F Number: 6.3, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/250 seconds, Flash: did not fire., ISO: 1000, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 700.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS-1D Mark IV

Uploaded on 4/14/2010 9:10:55 AM

BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest FIRST PLACE Winner


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