Sunflower Morning

© Judith MacArthur

Sunflower Morning

Michelle Alton Student 1/31/2011 2:15:44 AM

I love the sunny, fairytale look of this field! #1348787

Judith MacArthur 1/31/2011 8:39:31 AM

Thanks for commenting, Michelle. I was reluctantly experimenting with a little-used wide angle lens because my favorite zoom was in for repairs, but I am so glad I used the wide angle that morning. Was pleased with the results. #9203874

Kay E. Mahoney 2/10/2011 11:00:50 AM

Congratulations on your beautiful finalist. Good luck in the next round. #9225312

Judith MacArthur 2/10/2011 2:34:20 PM

Thanks, Kay! #9227100

Irene Colling 2/10/2011 5:52:46 PM

Love this 'sunny' photo Judith.

Congratulations on your excellent Finalist. #9228641

Stephen S. Maguire 2/10/2011 7:18:08 PM

Congrats on your finalist. Amazing color and compostion!!! #9229358

Cheryl Schneider 2/11/2011 2:10:16 AM

Your experimentation turned out a great success. Terrific image! Congratulations. #9230347

John Rivera 2/11/2011 5:17:03 AM

Congrats Judith on your fine Finalist! #9230910

Merna L. Nobile 2/11/2011 8:28:02 AM

Black and White, Bright Colors, Full Frame or Cropped, it does not matter. You’re a winner! CONGRATULATIONS, Merna

#9231685

Donna LaMattino Pagakis 2/11/2011 12:02:16 PM

Congratulations on your finalist Judith, so incredible! #9232347

Renee Doyle 2/11/2011 4:26:11 PM

Great pov and treatment Judith!! Congratulations on this wonderful finalist! #9233082

Judith MacArthur 2/11/2011 6:55:13 PM

Many thanks, Irene, Stephen, Cheryl, John, Merna, Donna and Renee, for your congratulations. I'm delighted by your responses and thank you so much! If you're ever in Montgomery County in mid July you must look up the McKee-Beshers Agricultural Preserve and check out these sunflower fields for yourselves. They make a wonderful photo-op! #9233529

Renee Doyle 2/11/2011 7:43:16 PM

Congratulations to you Judith!! Excellent winner!! #9233743

Agnes Fegan 2/11/2011 8:40:08 PM

Congratulations on your win Judith...this is so pretty and bright! #9233985

Patricia A. Coblentz 2/11/2011 10:26:58 PM

Such a wonderful POV and burst of color...congratulations on your winner, Judith! #9234212

Melissa Gurdus 2/12/2011 6:34:21 AM

Huge congrats, Judith on this most impressive winner!! #9235097

Don Johnson 2/12/2011 9:08:37 AM

Congratulations Judy! This is simply a wonderful image! You should be very proud. #9235675

Emile Abbott 2/12/2011 12:36:33 PM

What a way to wake up to Sunflowers and a gold winner, Congratulation Judith. #9236070

Patricia (Pat) C. Exum 2/14/2011 2:30:10 PM

Judy, Congratulations, this is such a beautiful HDR shot, not overdone like some! I miss you all at the club. Please tell everyone Hello for me! #9240608

Usman Bajwa 2/20/2011 10:19:23 AM

Huge CONGRATZ on getting into the Winners' Circle, Judith!!!

UB. #9251609

Judith MacArthur 2/20/2011 10:38:26 AM

Thank you everyone, so very much, for the congrats. This is my first winner's circle image...ever! #9251648

Loan Tran 9/27/2011 8:57:10 AM

It is a wonderful image. The wide angle lens work very well here. Congratulations. #9700299

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Description

F22, 200 ISO, 18mm with a 12-24mm Tokina lens; 5 exposures combined for HDR result; image adjustments in Lightroom and Topaz Adjust. Early morning in Montgomery County, Maryland.

Exif: F Number: 22, ExposureTime: 1/5 seconds, ISO: 200, FocalLength: 12.00 mm, Model: NIKON D300

Uploaded on 1/31/2011 12:07:13 AM

BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner


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