Daybreak

© Ken Smith

Daybreak

Agnes Fegan Student 3/8/2011 4:22:24 AM

A quiet beauty :) #1359013

Courtenay Vanderbilt 3/8/2011 4:38:36 AM

Wow, just stunning Ken! Beautifully composed and executed! #9279373

R. J. Laudenbacher 3/8/2011 4:50:44 AM

WOW Ken...this is beautiful! #9279400

Dr Silly 3/8/2011 4:57:38 AM

AWESOME :O) #9279415

Carolyn M. Fletcher 3/8/2011 4:57:49 AM

Looks like the start of a beautiful day! #9279416

Judy V. Kennamer 3/8/2011 5:00:13 AM

WOW!!! Takes my breath away Ken!!! Glorious! #9279429

Linda D. Lester 3/8/2011 5:23:41 AM

Stunning....love the light! #9279516

Danny B. Head 3/8/2011 5:25:03 AM

One word: Winner! #9279523

Bojan Bencic 3/8/2011 5:41:54 AM

Spectacular photo, Ken. Beautiful scene and capture. #9279576

Roxanne M. Bubar 3/8/2011 6:18:41 AM

Ken this is spectacular. #9279681

Rolando Rosito 3/8/2011 6:48:37 AM

Wonderful image Ken! #9279735

Liz Bullock 3/8/2011 7:27:32 AM

Quite beautiful! #9279815

Shawn Jennings 3/8/2011 11:50:17 AM

Beautiful! Love the sky in this! #9280231

Jeana Clark 3/8/2011 12:29:08 PM


This is beautiful Ken!!!
Light and sky colors are perfectly lovely!! Awesome shot!!!

~J~ #9280287

John Connolly 3/8/2011 12:46:04 PM

A magic scene with an awesome sky Ken! A mighty capture of my favorite time of day! #9280314

Claudia Kuhn 3/8/2011 3:23:16 PM

Gorgeous start to the day Ken! When were you there? #9280479

Randy D. Dinkins 3/8/2011 6:26:28 PM

Great shot!!! Love the light and shadows here! #9280802

Usman M. Bajwa 3/9/2011 12:08:57 AM

Beautiful capture of light and comp, Ken!

UB. #9281094

Carol Eade 3/10/2011 6:59:59 PM

What a beautiful sunrise capture, Ken! #9284523

Eivor Kuchta 3/11/2011 9:53:27 AM

Oooh, I see a winner, Ken! Wonderful sky and perfect capture! #9285502

Debra R. Harder 3/12/2011 9:16:46 AM

I agree with Eivor, Ken!! Looks like a winner to me. Breathtaking!!!!!! Deb #9287182

Bill Houghton 3/14/2011 1:24:53 AM

Ken, this is a great shot of the valley. Nice job. Bill #9289675

James E. Coleman 3/14/2011 8:23:23 PM

Oh man,
Really classy!
I so want to get there, but don't know if I will. #9291661

Paul D. 3/15/2011 10:29:12 PM

So Ken, when you stood there that morning and saw such a dramatic sky unfold to compliment the Mittens, were you one happy camper or what?? Gorgeous, gorgeous scene, great job. #9293569

Cathy Barrows 4/26/2011 8:08:06 PM

Congrats on your finalist...very pretty #9371324

Angie M. Davis 4/26/2011 8:17:26 PM

Stunning capture! Congratulations on your finalist! #9371378

JO ANN CLEVELAND 4/26/2011 8:47:17 PM

Congrats on your awesome Finalist Ken!

jo ann c. #9371512

Nikki McDonald 4/26/2011 9:00:13 PM

Beautiful light and color, Ken. Congratulations on the finalist and good luck in the next round. #9371554

Paul D. 4/26/2011 10:29:29 PM

You ALSO da man, Ken!! Woo Hoo! #9371770

Renee Doyle 4/27/2011 12:03:22 AM

WTG Mr N&L :-) .... Big congrats to you on this excellent finalist! #9371940

Tammy M. Anderson 4/27/2011 3:44:43 AM

Congrats on this outstanding finalist, Ken. #9372266

Ellen Hodges 4/27/2011 3:49:00 AM

Congrats and best luck on a super gorgeous finalist, Ken!! #9372277

Courtenay Vanderbilt 4/27/2011 4:27:09 AM

HUGE CONGRATS, Ken! #9372383

Michael Frazier 4/27/2011 6:18:59 AM

Hey Sr. congrats on the gorgeous finalist. #9372777

Mary Beth Aiello 4/27/2011 6:27:01 AM

Absolutely gorgeous, Ken. Huge congrats. #9372818

Debra R. Harder 4/27/2011 8:39:06 AM

You know how much I love this beauty, Ken!! Huge congratulations on your gorgeous finalist. GOLD all the way!! soprano jsb #9373405

Shawn Jennings 4/27/2011 8:52:45 AM

Excellent, Ken! Congratulations on your finalist! #9373460

Mary Timman 4/27/2011 10:27:11 AM

Awesome shot with the sun coming up! Congratulations on this beautiful finalist! #9373717

Jeana Clark 4/27/2011 10:51:13 AM


Knew wed see this again!!!Congratulations on this
beautiful Finalist Ken!!!

~J~ #9373751

Carol Eade 4/27/2011 11:02:29 AM

Gorgeous, congratulations Ken! #9373776

Gail Vitikacs 4/27/2011 11:25:06 AM

You knocked this out of the park! Congratulations on this beauty!
#9373831

Jeff W. Robinson 4/27/2011 2:51:45 PM

Congrats Ken on this Outstanding Finalist!! #9374394

Linda D. Lester 4/27/2011 3:01:24 PM

Love it...Congratulations on your finalist!!! #9374448

John Connolly 4/27/2011 3:13:18 PM

Congratulations on your well deserved Finalist Award Ken! #9374505

Phyllis Burchett 4/27/2011 5:04:12 PM

Congrats on this gorgeous finalist Ken! #9374873

Patricia A. Coblentz 4/27/2011 10:42:57 PM

Just breathtaking, Ken!! Congratulations on your win!! #9375530

Laura E. Swan 4/28/2011 12:00:54 AM

I wouldn't have survived taking this photo. I'd have had a heart attack right there. This is awesome, Ken!

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ON YOUR BIG GOLD WIN!!!

-Laura :) #9375744

Renee Doyle 4/28/2011 1:12:07 AM

WTG Mr Smith!!!!!! BIG congrats to you on this most deserving winner!! #9375835

Nancy S. Kruskop 4/28/2011 1:14:46 AM

Congratulations, Ken! Absolutely stunning! #9375836

Tammy M. Anderson 4/28/2011 2:43:08 AM

Congrats Ken on your Winner. #9375871

Michelle Alton 4/28/2011 3:15:31 AM

Beautiful winner, Ken. Congratulations! #9375913

Christopher J. Budny 4/28/2011 4:10:17 AM

Congratulations, Ken! This is lovely! #9376070

Agnes Fegan 4/28/2011 4:46:00 AM

Congrats on your beautiful winning image Ken! #9376307

Barbara L. Dunlap 4/28/2011 4:50:33 AM

Congratulations, Ken! Phenomenal as usual! #9376342

Courtenay Vanderbilt 4/28/2011 4:51:52 AM

WTG, Ken! CONGRATS! #9376350

Graeme Chow 4/28/2011 5:04:28 AM

What a masterful piece of winner ?. Congratulations Ken. #9376402

R. J. Laudenbacher 4/28/2011 5:21:37 AM

WTG Ken! A big contrats to you on your win! #9376475

Boyd L. Alexander 4/28/2011 5:41:38 AM

A big congratulations on your awesome Gold Winner Ken! #9376539

Linda D. Lester 4/28/2011 5:45:29 AM

So glad to see this gold....beautiful shot Ken! Congratulations!!! #9376554

Kim Andelkovic (Kovic) 4/28/2011 7:32:10 AM

Awesome win Ken....brilliant job :-)
#9376886

Debra R. Harder 4/28/2011 7:38:47 AM

So happy to see GOLD here, Ken! I guess I can post now...lol!! It's one of my all-time favs! jsb #9376920

Stefania Barbier 4/28/2011 8:12:21 AM

huge congrats on your wonderful winner Ken!!! #9376998

Stan Kwasniowski 4/28/2011 9:50:05 AM

Ken, congratulations, this deserves to be a winner #9377236

Bill Houghton 4/28/2011 9:54:52 AM

Ken, congratulations on your beautiful win. You deserve it. Have a great day, Bill

If you have time, check out my website:
Bill Houghton Photography


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Paul D. 4/28/2011 10:32:09 AM

What an inspiration you are buddy, I've GOT to get up there to Monument Valley soon. You know I'm crazy about this shot, and I'm thrilled there's gold under it. WTG!! #9377378

Patrick Rouzes 4/28/2011 10:52:16 AM

Hey Ken, Congratulations on this Incredible Winner, my friend! WTG! #9377455

Phyllis Burchett 4/28/2011 11:15:50 AM

Congrats on this gorgeous winner Ken!!! #9377501

Karen Celella 4/28/2011 11:20:38 AM

Congratulations on your glorious winner of the gold, Ken. #9377521

Jeana Clark 4/28/2011 11:28:53 AM


And, again, Knew we'd see this one again!!! Way To Go Ken!!!
Congratulations for this
well deserved Winner!!!!

~J~ #9377540

Sabrina Ryan 4/28/2011 11:55:57 AM

CONGRATULATIONS on your Winning image, Ken! #9377616

Gina Cormier 4/28/2011 3:58:02 PM

Simply beautiful!!!!!! Congrats!!!!!!!! #9378103

Cathy Barrows 4/28/2011 4:08:33 PM

Congrats on your winner!!! #9378132

Kara Hendricks 4/28/2011 4:57:50 PM

Out of this world Ken!!!

Congratulations Pictures, Images and Photos #9378251

Merna L. Nobile 4/28/2011 5:08:51 PM

Take photo, Sleep
Edit photo, Sleep
Received award, stop sleeping
CONGRATULATIONS, Merna
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Kathy Cline 4/28/2011 5:33:45 PM

YAY FOR THE KEN
An incredible shot and well deserved!
#9378399

Claudia Kuhn 4/28/2011 5:36:24 PM

Such beautiful light Ken, congratulations on your winner! #9378411

Joanna Madloch 4/28/2011 6:10:37 PM

fantastic image! Huge congrats, Ken! #9378486

Rona L. Schwarz 4/28/2011 9:51:42 PM

Stunning, Ken - the light and sky is absolutely marvelous! HUGE CONGRATULATIONS ON THIS VERY DESERVING GOLD WINNER!!! #9378713

Usman M. Bajwa 4/29/2011 2:30:55 AM

CONGRATULATIONS on landing in the GOLDEN CIRCLE, Ken!!!

UB. #9378982

Lisa J. Boulden 4/29/2011 7:47:26 AM

Love this breathtaking winner!
Congratulations, my friend! ☺
~♥~Lisa #9379532

Ann H. Belus 4/29/2011 7:48:01 AM

Huge congratulations, Ken, this is awesome!!! #9379535

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna 4/29/2011 12:50:16 PM

Congratulation on this fantastic win, Ken! :-) k #9379871

Nancyj Hovey 4/29/2011 4:21:26 PM

C O N G R A T U L A T I O N S
on your very deserving 2nd Place WINNER! 8o) #9380190

Shawn Jennings 4/29/2011 6:32:57 PM

Congratulations on your win, Ken! #9380483

Irene Colling 4/30/2011 10:38:58 AM

Stunning sight, expertly photographed.

Your composition, color and exposure are outstanding Ken.

Congratulations on this excellent gold award winner. #9381388

Emile Abbott 4/30/2011 11:47:24 AM

Congratulations on your winner Ken. #9381452

Mitch Spence 5/1/2011 11:33:16 AM

Ken, congratulations on your winner here. It's, of course, dramatic and quite beautiful. It must have been very exciting to see this scene. #9382948

Darryl Wilkinson 5/1/2011 10:51:29 PM

That's awesome, Ken! Congratulations on the win! #9383869

Carol Eade 5/2/2011 7:24:15 PM

Congratulations, Ken! #9385567

Danny B. Head 5/3/2011 5:24:26 AM

Congrats on a great winner, Ken! #9386317

Dave Montero 5/11/2011 1:14:30 PM

Congratulations on your winning selection Ken! #9399981

Nikki McDonald 5/17/2011 3:45:20 AM

Congratulations on your SnapShot feature, Ken. Beautiful image they chose. #9408232

Kim Andelkovic (Kovic) 5/17/2011 3:58:05 AM

Congrats on your snap shot feature Ken......enjoy the ride :-)
#9408260

Christopher J. Budny 5/17/2011 4:04:02 AM

Congrats on the feature in Snapshot, Ken! Such a fantastic capture! #9408278

Nancyj Hovey 5/17/2011 5:36:07 AM

C O N G R A T U L A T I O N S
on your featured SnapShot!!! 8o) #9408506

Susan J. Allen 5/17/2011 6:58:03 AM

Oh my, clearly have some catching up to do! Congrats both on your gold and your featured gallery! Awesome shot! #9408689

Phyllis Burchett 5/17/2011 1:12:14 PM

Congrats on your feature in SnapShot Ken! #9409163

Gail Vitikacs 5/17/2011 4:29:23 PM

STUNNING....could of been, should have been first place!!! YAHOOO! #9409339

Lisa B. North 5/17/2011 4:47:37 PM

My belated compliments on this heavenly image! Puts me in a mellow lovely mood! Congrats! #9409358

Donna LaMattino Pagakis 5/17/2011 11:09:35 PM

So beautiful Ken, really nice lighting and scenery. Congratulations on your win and gallery feature! #9409801

Shelly A. Van Camp 5/19/2011 1:37:27 PM

A big congrats to you, Ken!! Beautiful image!! #9414747

Philippe Vieux-Jeanton 5/20/2011 10:39:46 AM

PERFECT shot!! Big congratulations on your Winner, Ken!!! #9417231

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Description

Shortly after sunrise in Monument Valley, on the Arizona/Utah border.

F16, 1/10th sec, ISO 200, 24mm focal length

Exif: F Number: 16, ExposureTime: 9638/100000 seconds, ISO: 200, FocalLength: 24.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 5D Mark II

Uploaded on 3/8/2011 3:47:13 AM


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