A Morning At Killarney Lake

© Debra R. Harder

A Morning At Killarney Lake

Bojan Bencic level-classic 6/1/2010 1:08:42 PM

Beautiful tone and color, Debra. Very peaceful and calm. #1274338

Anita Hogue 6/1/2010 1:15:40 PM

WOWSA, this is absolutely gorgeous Debra! #8658067

Michael R. McKenney level-classic 6/1/2010 1:35:54 PM

A beautiful photograph, Debra. Great composition and placemen of the boat, and such smooth and soft colors sets an overall relaxing and peaceful mood. I love it! #8658122

Jeff Robinson level-classic 6/1/2010 1:46:31 PM

This is Stunning Deb - Outstanding lighting,pov and capture! Jeff #8658147

Carol L. Fowler 6/1/2010 4:03:32 PM

Outstanding! I would love to be there! #8658523

Chris Schlosser 6/1/2010 5:32:26 PM

What a peaceful, beautiful, capture Debra! #8658676

Randy D. Dinkins level-classic 6/1/2010 5:57:25 PM

Beautiful! Wonderful comp and colors! #8658738

Michelle D. Allen level-classic 6/1/2010 6:20:43 PM

WOW, Debra! What a special image. The colors, comp, and lighting are superb on your beautiful subject. What an amazing location! Brings a calm over us just looking at it! #8658766

Sabrina Ryan level-classic 6/1/2010 6:35:12 PM

Gorgeous image, Debra!! #8658807

Kathy Salerni level-classic 6/1/2010 8:11:53 PM

A beautiful scenic image, Linda, that is serene and tranquil! Great light, reflections, color and clarity! #8659037

Kathy Salerni level-classic 6/1/2010 8:12:24 PM

I mean Deb! #8659039

Michelle Alton 6/2/2010 2:21:18 AM

Thrilling work, Debra. #8659371

Patti Coblentz level-classic 6/2/2010 9:09:22 AM

Gorgeous, Deb...this image takes you in and wraps you with peace, calm and silence...just beautiful!

Patti #8660231

Mitch Spence level-classic 6/2/2010 12:38:42 PM

That's simply exceptional, Deb. Fine, fine work. #8660552

Phyllis H. Burchett level-classic 6/2/2010 6:09:40 PM

Beautiful, peaceful scene. . . I wanna be there! #8661117

Ken Smith level-classic 6/2/2010 8:23:15 PM

Wow! Beautiful, Deb...you nailed this one...bet we'll see it again!! #8661320

Dianna Murphy 6/2/2010 8:32:33 PM

Deb are you still in Ireland? Last year I stayed in killarny for two weeks. Be sure you go to the ladies view and to Molly Gallivan's cottage. Both are not to far away - ask about Thursday nights at mollies- it was a great experience. I wish I was home so I could give you more complete information. Did you go to the falls in the national park? We traveled 2500 miles in our rental car. We loved northern Ireland too. #8661329

Susan M. Campbell level-classic 6/2/2010 9:41:03 PM

The water is like glass. Beautifully done Debra. #8661391

Leslie McLain level-classic 6/3/2010 4:12:10 AM

Stunning capture and colors, Deb. #8661772

Courtenay Vanderbilt 6/3/2010 7:11:45 PM

Oh gosh, this is simply brilliant, JSB! #8663969

Linda D. Lester level-classic 6/4/2010 5:32:41 AM

I missed this beauty....love it!!!
Looks like an awesome trip! #8664826

Renee Doyle level-classic 6/5/2010 3:06:20 PM

WOW!! I could just look at this forever JSB!!! Simply perfect in every way!! #8667745

Karen Engelbreth level-classic 6/13/2010 2:08:52 AM

Big congrats on your POTD, Debra... #8691575

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic 6/13/2010 3:06:11 AM

Fantastic capture of the place and mood, Deb. CONGRATZ on the POTD Award!

UB. #8691580

Kathryn Wesserling level-classic 6/13/2010 3:37:57 AM

Debra, a beautiful Sunrise - the boat just put it over the top!

Dianna, I felt the same way about Scotland on a long-ago trip. Like you guys, I put over 3000 kilometers on the rental car! #8691601

Leslie McLain level-classic 6/13/2010 3:46:08 AM

Congrats on your stunning POTD, Deb. #8691614

Anita Hogue 6/13/2010 3:54:44 AM

Gorgeous POTD! Congratulations, Debra! #8691621

JO ANN CLEVELAND 6/13/2010 4:12:40 AM

Wowza Deb! Outstanding shot, great colors, lighting and reflections...should be a winner for sure!

Congrats on your POTD!

jo ann c. #8691636

Richard M. Waas level-classic 6/13/2010 4:51:33 AM

Congrats Deb on a wonderfully seen image and a well deserved POTD!!! #8691649

Robert D. Proctor level-classic 6/13/2010 4:54:20 AM

Outstanding work, beautiful shot.
Contratulations #8691650

Linda D. Lester level-classic 6/13/2010 4:58:52 AM

THis is a beauty!! Congratulations on your awesome POTD! WTG, JSB! #8691659

Kathleen Rinker level-classic 6/13/2010 5:10:07 AM

Huge congrats my friend!! #8691671

Katarina Mansson 6/13/2010 5:16:47 AM

Congratulations on your wonderful POTD Debra! #8691679

Joy Rector 6/13/2010 5:26:26 AM

congrats on the POTD #8691686

Liz Mackney 6/13/2010 5:47:19 AM

Fantastic Debra! A very well-deserved POTD. Congratulations! #8691701

Courtenay Vanderbilt 6/13/2010 5:49:39 AM

Hey, JSB! Huge congrats on this gorgeous POTD!! #8691705

Shawn Jennings level-classic 6/13/2010 5:53:25 AM

As soon as I saw this I knew it was one of your shots. :) Great image and congrats on your POTD, Deb! #8691713

Ken Smith level-classic 6/13/2010 6:04:52 AM

No surprise here, Deb. Congrats on this awesome POTD! #8691728

Ann H. Belus level-classic 6/13/2010 6:06:07 AM

Congratulations, Debra!!! Fantastic POTD! #8691729

Judy V. Kennamer level-classic 6/13/2010 6:11:10 AM

Wonderful capture Deb!!! Perfect POTD!!!! #8691743

Thomas E. Hinds 6/13/2010 6:13:46 AM

Big congratulations, Deb, on your POTD! #8691755

Cathy Barrows 6/13/2010 6:13:58 AM

congrats on your gorgeous potd #8691757

Stephen Zacker 6/13/2010 6:14:55 AM

Stunning. Congratulations #8691761

Gord MacEachern level-classic 6/13/2010 6:17:32 AM

Congratulations on this well deserved POTD Debra! #8691769

Shirley A. Kinney level-classic 6/13/2010 6:17:56 AM

Absolutely gorgeous Debra. Congrats on your POTD. #8691771

Patricia A. Casey level-classic 6/13/2010 6:23:15 AM

So peaceful & serene...congratulations on the POTD, Debra! Cheers.... #8691788

Gail Vitikacs level-classic 6/13/2010 6:25:01 AM

Well done! This is soooo beautiful! Congratulatons! #8691794

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna 6/13/2010 6:27:26 AM

WTG on this BEAUTIFUL POTD, Deb! :-) k #8691801

Steven W. Lepak 6/13/2010 6:35:58 AM

Bravo Debra! Congrats on your stunning POTD! Your images from this place make me think I need to find my way to Killarney Lake one of these days. Until then, keep them coming. Best Regards, Steven #8691820

Tommy E. Burgess 6/13/2010 7:05:00 AM

Huge congratulations on your gorgeous well deserved POTD Debra!! #8691845

Louie Zaninovich 6/13/2010 7:39:29 AM

Thoughtful comp., colors, setting & reflection! Congrats on POTD & I love your gallery which is full of beautifully creative work! Louie #8691870

ROLAN NARMAN 6/13/2010 7:48:25 AM

Huge congrats on this awesome POTD Debra! Superb image! #8691878

Mitch Spence level-classic 6/13/2010 8:07:25 AM

Congratulations, Deb, for a spectacular photo, one that most certainly deserves this POTD. #8691895

Hendrik Storme 6/13/2010 8:25:11 AM

Big congrats Deb!!! #8691923

Denny E. Barnes level-classic 6/13/2010 8:26:44 AM

Outstanding, Deb!! Congratulations on your beautiful and most deserving POTD!!
Gorgeous image!! #8691925

Rona L. Schwarz 6/13/2010 8:59:09 AM

Stunning composition, Deb! Superb tones, colors, and gorgeous reflection, creates a wonderful serene, calm, and peaceful mood. Sounds like a terrific trip (or are still on one!). CONGRATULATIONS on this outstanding POTD! #8691953

Paul Goodman 6/13/2010 9:28:01 AM

Oust standing image!! great tones and Lighting. congrats on POTD! #8691973

Lisa J. Boulden level-classic 6/13/2010 9:29:26 AM

Wowzers, Deb!
Such a peacefully gorgeous scene!
Congratulations on your newest GOLD medal in the gallery!
Well-deserved, my friend!
~♥~Lisa #8691976

Dianna Murphy 6/13/2010 9:42:16 AM

So glad to see this Deb. Wonderful POTD! #8691989

Susan M. Campbell level-classic 6/13/2010 9:48:03 AM

Congrats Debra on getting POTD. It's well deserved. #8691996

Patti Coblentz level-classic 6/13/2010 10:06:09 AM

so happy to see this as a POTD...what a wonderful image, Deb!! Congratulations!!

Patti #8692026

Jeff Robinson level-classic 6/13/2010 10:22:33 AM

Congrats Deb on your Very Well Deserved POTD! Jeff #8692045

Ilene Samowitz 6/13/2010 10:22:57 AM

Wonderful image and great POTD #8692046

Val Feldman level-classic 6/13/2010 11:11:26 AM

A Top O' The Morning stunning POTD - Huge Congratulations, Deb! #8692098

Cindy Bendush level-classic 6/13/2010 11:58:07 AM

Wow - absolutely STUNNING Deb! Perfect light and composition. A well-deserved POTD. Congratulations - we'll see this one again! #8692122

Sabrina Ryan level-classic 6/13/2010 12:13:45 PM


Deborah C. Lewinson level-classic 6/13/2010 12:33:56 PM

Congratulations, Deb, on this stunning POTD!

Debby #8692145

Robert M. Cooper level-classic 6/13/2010 1:40:55 PM

Great capture Deborah, I have actually experienced Lake Killarney from exactly this spot. Ireland is a beautiful country and you have helped capture it. #8692253

Kathy Salerni level-classic 6/13/2010 2:30:16 PM

Huge congrats on your POTD, Deb! #8692315

Stacy Lankford level-classic 6/13/2010 2:41:37 PM

Wonderful image! Congratulations! #8692332

Phyllis H. Burchett level-classic 6/13/2010 4:42:55 PM

Congrats on this fantastic POTD Debra!! #8692537

Stefania Barbier level-classic 6/13/2010 5:08:51 PM

spectacular POTD, congrats! #8692583

Robyn A. Terrell 6/13/2010 6:01:46 PM

Huge congrats on your lovely POTD, Debra!!! #8692655

Connie S. Gentz 6/13/2010 6:27:28 PM

Congrats Debra! Beautiful POTD!
Great composition and POV!
Lighting is perfect! #8692701

Debra R. Harder 6/13/2010 6:48:10 PM

I am finally in my hotel room...and when I opened my email...WOW...what a wonderful surprise! Thank you so much my BP friends for all your generous comments and congratulations! This made my day!! Deb #8692726

Phyllis A. Houghton level-classic 6/13/2010 9:45:08 PM

Very beautiful Debra! congratulations! #8692942

Linda Blair level-classic 6/14/2010 6:39:24 AM

Tranquil and beautiful.....Congratulations on POTD!!!! #8693728

Karen Celella level-classic 6/14/2010 7:15:00 AM

Huge congratulations on your gorgeous POTD, Debra! #8693817

Amanda D. Austwick level-classic 6/14/2010 9:23:10 AM

Congratulations on your POTD! This is such a beautiful capture with the reflections and the tranquil scene in lush green Ireland. #8694159

Guy D. Biechele level-classic 6/14/2010 10:49:53 AM

Spectacular sunrise image, Debra! Congratulations on your POTD. #8694295

Mary K. Robison 6/14/2010 10:53:18 PM

Gorgeous capture, Debra!
Congratulations on your well-earned POTD! #8695356

Wanda Judd level-classic 6/16/2010 11:00:28 AM

Debra, Congratulations...I love the total peacefulness....very well done. #8698993

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-classic 6/17/2010 8:16:32 PM

Serene and beautiful Deb! Congratulations!!! #8701942

Anne McKinnell 6/19/2010 8:57:03 AM

So still and peaceful. Congratulations on your POTD Debra! #8704735

Richard D. Love 6/22/2010 7:36:10 AM

Congratulations, Debra. Beautiful light and great angles. Well done.

Rick #8710822

Nancyj E. Hovey level-classic 6/28/2010 6:25:09 AM

on your very deserving POTD! 8o) #8721033

Nancy (Peaches) Harker 7/1/2010 12:04:29 PM

HUGE Congrats on your AWESOME POTD!!! #8728184

Chris Schlosser 8/13/2010 1:36:19 PM

Just beautiful! Congratulations on your FINALIST, Deb! #8826086

Erica Murphy level-classic 8/13/2010 3:01:35 PM

Congratulations again Deb!! You're on a roll. #8826902

Renee Doyle level-classic 8/13/2010 3:23:24 PM

I just love this shot!!! Big congratulations JSB!! #8827012

Carol L. Fowler 8/13/2010 4:11:23 PM

Going for the trifecta! Congrats again!!! #8827503

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-classic 8/13/2010 5:43:51 PM

Congratulations on your finalist Deb!! Beautiful! #8828232

Agnes Fegan level-classic 8/13/2010 8:59:10 PM

Congratulations Deb...beautiful! #8829428

Stefania Barbier level-classic 8/14/2010 6:41:37 AM


Nancyj E. Hovey level-classic 8/14/2010 7:28:55 AM

on your very deserving FINALIST! 8o) #8831085

Kathy Salerni level-classic 8/14/2010 8:14:53 AM

Big congrats on this gorgeous finalist, Deb! #8831338

Datha Y. Thompson 8/14/2010 8:47:37 AM

WOW!! Stunning!!!
CONGRATULATIONS again Debra!! :) #8831430

Leslie McLain level-classic 8/14/2010 9:31:26 AM

Congrats on this stunning finalist, Deb. #8831631

Bojan Bencic level-classic 8/14/2010 9:40:13 AM

Congratulations on your finalists, Debra. Really amazing photos.
I think a golden badge would look much better next to the POTD badge, don't you? :o) #8831676

Renata Gusciora 8/14/2010 10:36:36 AM

Big congratulations on this fabulous finalist,Debra!!!:-) #8831941

Ellen Hodges level-classic 8/14/2010 10:53:49 AM

Soooooo very gorgeous finalist, Deb!!! Very best luck with all your awesome finalists!!! #8831993

Ken Smith level-classic 8/14/2010 11:44:03 AM

No surprise to see silver on this one....well, I was surprised it didn't win back in June. Glad you resubmitted. Congrats, Deb! #8832165

Jean-Pierre Ducondi level-classic 8/14/2010 1:38:38 PM

BIG BIG congratulations on all your finalists Debra. This is such fantastic work.
JP #8832810

Patrick Rouzes level-classic 8/14/2010 2:58:19 PM

CONGRATULATIONS on your double award for this image! I expect to see another, Debra! Good luck! #8833183

Randy D. Dinkins level-classic 8/14/2010 5:40:05 PM

Well deserved POD and finalist. Positive this goes further, congratulations! #8833934

Holly Hitchcock level-classic 8/14/2010 7:28:41 PM

So peaceful Deb. You must have been struck silent when you came across this sight... #8834281

Robyn A. Terrell 8/14/2010 7:49:57 PM

There are truly no words to describe just how beautiful this is, Debra. Huge congrats to you! #8834334

Tommy E. Burgess 8/14/2010 9:08:42 PM

Huge congratulations on your gorgeous and well deserved finalist Deb!! Best of luck in the next round! #8834479

Liz blahh 8/14/2010 11:00:31 PM

Congratulations on your beautiful finalist! #8834675

Courtenay Vanderbilt 8/15/2010 4:01:52 AM

Superb month, JSB! Congratulations on all your brilliant finalists! #8835079

Carol Eade level-classic 8/15/2010 6:26:22 AM

Congratulations, Debra, it's a gorgeous scenic image! #8835495

Glenn E. Traver level-classic 8/15/2010 1:43:16 PM

Congratulations Debra on this Beautiful Finalist ~ GT #8836901

Stephen Zacker level-classic 8/15/2010 2:34:53 PM

Wonderfully peaceful. Congratulations #8837025

Rona L. Schwarz 8/15/2010 3:14:06 PM

Another very well-deserved and excellent Finalist, Deb! This is just tremendous and so perfect in every way. Gold coming up! CONGRATULATIONS!! #8837126

Terry Cervi level-classic 8/15/2010 7:21:53 PM

This is so pretty, Debra! Congrats on your beautiful Finalist! #8837793

Kathleen Brennan 8/16/2010 11:29:59 AM

Beautiful scene and capture! Congratulations! #8839487

Linda Blair 8/17/2010 5:46:16 AM

So beautiful...congratulations!!! #8842642

Shawn Jennings level-classic 8/18/2010 9:17:07 AM

So glad to see this one again, Deb! Congratulations on your finalist! #8845834

Nancy (Peaches) Harker 8/20/2010 9:12:28 AM

HUGE congrats on your BEAUTIFUL win!! #8850724

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Taken at the upper Killarney Lake, Killarney National Park, Ireland.

Exif: F Number: 11, Exposure Bias Value: -0.33, ExposureTime: 1/40 seconds, Flash: did not fire., ISO: 200, White balance: Manual white balance, FocalLength: 24.00 mm, Model: NIKON D3

Uploaded on 6/1/2010 12:43:48 PM

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