South Haven Light

© Ellen Hodges

South Haven Light

Debra R. Harder 3/12/2011 8:55:21 AM

A beautiful image, Ellen! My thoughts and prayers go out to the people of Japan. This is such a terrible tragedy. Deb #1360199

Tiia Vissak 3/12/2011 9:12:23 AM

great tones, light & pov! #9287169

Robert R. Goodman 3/12/2011 9:22:23 AM

Hi Ellen,It's been quite a few years since I was in South Haven.Beautiful capture my friend.I think it's about time for me to call home and find out how folks are!!!! #9287198

Ann Coates 3/12/2011 9:41:21 AM

A lovely thought provoking image here Ellen, stunning in fact. The Japanese have been fantastic here. They sent over a search and rescue team and now we will be returning the favour. They will need help from all over the world. #9287232

Kirsten Kiki Kjaer 3/12/2011 9:47:05 AM

Absolutely stunning image, Ellen. WOWOW!
Yes, the people in Japan sure needs our prayers right now. #9287248

Tammy M. Anderson 3/12/2011 10:15:35 AM

Outstanding details, depth, colors and pov, Ellen. Beautiful in every way! #9287274

John Connolly 3/12/2011 11:58:02 AM

A beautifully composed scene Tammy, and captured at a perfect time of day! I am sure we are all thinking of the disaster in Japan! #9287328

Kathy Salerni 3/12/2011 12:04:00 PM

This is a stunning image, Ellen! Your POV, colors, light and clarity along with the star lights are awesome! #9287335

John Benway 3/12/2011 12:59:33 PM

Very pretty scene, it has a peaceful, calm mood to it, yet we all know what can happen in a heart beat, very though provoking image. Beautiful work Ellen.
John #9287393

Tammy Espino 3/12/2011 1:46:08 PM

Very beautiful capture! #9287443

Patrick Rouzes 3/12/2011 3:12:02 PM

Super clarity, lighting, perspective, comp & mood! WTG, Ellen! #9287553

Leslie McLain 3/12/2011 4:52:09 PM

Stunning capture and perspective, Ellen. #9287689

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna 3/12/2011 5:57:40 PM

Very beautiful image with wonderful lighting, Ellen! :-) k #9287756

frank w. degenhardt 3/12/2011 10:09:06 PM

It is so sad that this had to happen, that so many are suffering. Certainly our prayers will be with them. A beautiful picture, love the mood, the shape of the legs and the lights fasinate me, so gorgeous. A work of beauty in word and picture my dear friend.
Annie and I hope you enjoy your Sunday. Take care. #9288001

Carol L. Fowler 3/13/2011 8:40:15 AM

Beautiful image. Love the twinkling "stars" #9288610

Lindley Johnson 3/13/2011 11:41:54 AM

Lovely image and dedication, Ellen. #9288833

Ellen Hodges 3/13/2011 4:34:10 PM

Thanks for the kind comments, friends!! #9289275

Dick W. Wyatt 3/13/2011 11:56:56 PM

Another beauty, Ellen. #9289632

Ellen Hodges 3/14/2011 3:50:09 AM

Thanks, Dick!!! #9289881

Laura E. Swan 3/14/2011 7:24:26 PM

Very dramatic POV and so VERY peaceful, Ellen. A wonderful wish for those in this world who have not been feeling this serenity or peace.

Wonderful and our hearts go out to them all. Survivors and Non....

-Laura #9291612

Sabrina Ryan 3/15/2011 8:36:48 AM

Outstanding image, Ellen! #9292612

Marty Straub 3/15/2011 11:30:31 AM

What a gloriously calming dedication, Ellen. Absolutey beautiful colors in this perfectly timed composition with excellent balance and interesting shapes. #9292826

Tammy Espino 4/26/2011 7:28:43 PM

Congrats on your awesome finalist :) #9371112

Ellen Hodges 4/26/2011 7:38:19 PM

Thanks soooo much BP, for choosing this image!! Thanks Marty and Tammy!! #9371158

Usman M. Bajwa 4/26/2011 8:06:11 PM

Beautiful twilight image and comp, Ellen. CONGRATZ on another super Finalist!

UB. #9371314

Kathy Salerni 4/26/2011 8:08:01 PM

Huge congrats on another beautiful well-deserved Finalist, Ellen! #9371322

Lindley Johnson 4/26/2011 8:13:14 PM

Congratulations Ellen! #9371358

Val Feldman 4/26/2011 8:17:45 PM

Excellent work, Ellen and a well deserved Finalist! Congrats! #9371379

Amy M. Wilson 4/26/2011 8:20:01 PM

Congratulations on your wonderful Finalist, Ellen!! #9371388

Rona L. Schwarz 4/26/2011 8:29:27 PM

I was sure I commented on this one earlier, Ellen...oh well, it is certainly a spectacular twilight composition! Incredible light, detail and clarity, and the colors are just marvelous! Love the star lights and your POV! CONGRATULATIONS on another outstanding Finalist, and good luck in the next round! #9371434

Deborah C. Lewinson 4/26/2011 8:45:39 PM

Stunning finalist and poignant message, Ellen!

Congrats again!
Debby #9371503

Susan Weisensel 4/26/2011 10:50:09 PM

Beautiful image Ellen, congratulations and best of luck. #9371805

Mary Dimitriw 4/27/2011 3:10:37 AM

Congratulations on your Finalist Ellen, I don't know how I missed this one. Touching and beautiful my friend! #9372175

Leslie McLain 4/27/2011 4:45:20 AM

Congrats on your beautiful finalist, Ellen. #9372427

Ellen Hodges 4/27/2011 6:11:56 AM

Thanks so much, friends!! #9372726

Emile Abbott 4/27/2011 7:03:38 AM

Congratulations on another stunning finalist Ellen WTG #9372987

Karen Celella 4/27/2011 7:07:01 AM

Congratulations on your wonderful finalist, Ellen. #9373000

Robert R. Goodman 4/27/2011 7:23:01 AM

A big Congratulations,Ellen.WTG My Friend!!!! #9373058

Nancyj E. Hovey 4/27/2011 7:52:03 AM

on your very deserving FINALIST! 8o) #9373174

Tammy M. Anderson 4/27/2011 8:05:49 AM

Congrats again, Ellen. #9373258

Debra R. Harder 4/27/2011 8:09:46 AM I love this, Ellen!! Another incredibly beautiful image with great lighting, POV and clarity. Huge congratulations on another brilliant finalist! Deb #9373280

Ann Coates 4/27/2011 11:57:23 AM

Congratulations on yet another stunning finalist. #9373923

John Connolly 4/27/2011 2:21:05 PM

Huge congratulations on your well deserved Finalist Award Ellen! #9374261

Laura E. Swan 4/27/2011 2:55:53 PM


On This Wonderful Finalist, Ellen! So glad this one made the pick!!! It's beautiful!!! :)

-Laura #9374423

Ann H. Belus 4/27/2011 3:05:21 PM

Congratulations, Ellen! #9374462

Jeff Robinson 4/27/2011 4:23:23 PM

Congrats Ellen on your Outstanding Finalist!! #9374751

Phyllis H. Burchett 4/27/2011 5:00:57 PM

BIG congrats to you Ellen! #9374857

Orsi 4/27/2011 5:50:48 PM

Congratulations on this wonderful finalist, Ellen!! #9375007

Terry Cervi 4/27/2011 7:38:05 PM

So beautiful, Ellen! Congrats on another fine finalist! #9375254

Raymond Pauly 4/27/2011 7:47:16 PM

Congratulations on your finalists, Ellen! #9375297

Marcel J. Fernandez 4/27/2011 7:49:40 PM

Ellen, A big congratulations to you on your beautiful Finalist. #9375309

Ellen Hodges 4/27/2011 8:46:38 PM

Thanks for the kind comments, friends!! #9375424

Heather Loewenhardt 4/27/2011 10:19:19 PM

Wow what an amazing twilight image. Congrats on getting to the final round. #9375508

Kathy Salerni 4/27/2011 10:51:02 PM

Big congrats on your double Win, Ellen! #9375545

Bojan Bencic 4/27/2011 11:30:37 PM

Beautiful photo, Ellen. Congratulations on your win! #9375679

Usman M. Bajwa 4/27/2011 11:32:09 PM

CONGRATULATIONS on another Gold win, Ellen!

UB. #9375686

Mary K. Robison 4/28/2011 12:04:51 AM

Congratulations on this beautiful and thoughtful winner, Ellen! #9375749

Ann Coates 4/28/2011 12:24:47 AM

And here you are again. Congratulations on yet another Gold award. I'm so pleased for you. #9375793

Amy M. Wilson 4/28/2011 4:20:07 AM

Another well-deserved win.... huge congratulations on this beauty, Ellen!!! #9376136

Kirsten Kiki Kjaer 4/28/2011 4:21:18 AM

Congratulations on another awesome winner, Ellen. #9376149

Leslie McLain 4/28/2011 4:41:30 AM

Big wow on your double win, Ellen. Congrats. #9376284

Alan L. Borror 4/28/2011 4:42:25 AM

Congratulations on yet another beautiful winner, Ellen! #9376287

Julie Burnett 4/28/2011 5:17:52 AM

Congratulations AGAIN, Ellen, another absolutely gorgeous winner!! #9376463

Lindley Johnson 4/28/2011 5:25:01 AM

Fantastic news Ellen! Huge congratulations on this beautiful winner. #9376484

Linda D. Lester 4/28/2011 5:49:22 AM

Just beautiful...Congratulations on your win! #9376571

Terry Cervi 4/28/2011 6:23:29 AM

Congrats on this very pretty win, Ellen! #9376676

Debra R. Harder 4/28/2011 7:52:55 AM

You are on a roll girl!!! Huge congratulations on another OUTSTANDING GOLD WINNER!! YEAH!!! Deb #9376948

Stefania Barbier 4/28/2011 8:14:44 AM

gorgeous winner, congratulations! #9377012

Marcel J. Fernandez 4/28/2011 8:24:54 AM

Ellen, congratulations on your lovely Winner. #9377056

Tammy Espino 4/28/2011 8:33:28 AM

Big congrts on your win :) #9377092

Robert R. Goodman 4/28/2011 10:12:48 AM

Congratulations on this beautiful win,Ellen.WTG my friend you made off like Bandit last month!!!! #9377315

Mary Dimitriw 4/28/2011 11:05:10 AM

Congratulations on your double gold Ellen!! Fantastic! #9377476

Karen Celella 4/28/2011 11:34:59 AM

Congratulations on your beautiful gold winner, Ellen. #9377565

Phyllis H. Burchett 4/28/2011 11:36:51 AM

WTG Ellen, double winner this month...big congrats to you!!! #9377572

Sabrina Ryan 4/28/2011 11:52:26 AM

CONGRATULATIONS on your Winning image, Ellen! #9377604

Merna L. Nobile 4/28/2011 4:53:47 PM

Take photo, Sleep
Edit photo, Sleep
Received award, stop sleeping

Deborah C. Lewinson 4/28/2011 5:09:11 PM

Congrats on another excellent winner! #9378310

Claudia Kuhn 4/28/2011 5:53:51 PM

Congratulations again Ellen, congrats! #9378440

Rona L. Schwarz 4/28/2011 9:34:42 PM

A very well-deserved roll it is, Ellen!! Double Gold!!! I am thrilled for you, my friend! This is such a marvelous capture, I am so happy to see it rewarded! HUGE CONGRATULATIONS ON THIS

Renee Doyle 4/29/2011 1:03:23 AM

Congratulations on this wonderful winner Ellen! #9378913

Patrick Rouzes 4/29/2011 6:42:16 AM

Incredible Winner,Ellen! Congratulations, my friend! #9379423

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna 4/29/2011 12:57:17 PM

Congratulation on this fantastic win, Ellen! :-) k #9379888

Ann H. Belus 4/29/2011 1:40:34 PM

Huge congratulations, Ellen! #9379946

Barbara Socor 4/29/2011 3:14:06 PM

A real stunner of an image Ellen! Congrats on your most outstanding golden win! #9380095

Nancyj E. Hovey 4/29/2011 4:57:32 PM

on your very deserving 2nd Place WINNER! 8o) #9380289

Emile Abbott 4/30/2011 11:57:49 AM

Congratulations Ellen on this well deserved gold winner. WTG #9381478

Ellen Hodges 4/30/2011 8:48:48 PM

Thanks sooooo much for the kind comments, friends!! #9382123

Mary Beth Aiello 5/1/2011 8:50:26 AM

An awesome capture, Ellen. Truly beautiful. Huge congrats on this fabulous GOLD. #9382820

Kathryn Wesserling 5/2/2011 7:41:20 PM

You must have been exhausted by the time you made this stop, you intrepid traveler, you! But, what a gorgeous shot you still managed to create. #9385589

JO ANN CLEVELAND 5/4/2011 4:37:37 PM

Congratulations on this fantastic 2nd place winner Ellen, and prayers are being lifted!

Have been unable to comment due to all the tornado's to the area here in north Alabama..but thankfully we are safe and we now have power again...

jo ann c. #9389427

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Prayers for the people of Japan today for all the heartbreaking hardships that they are facing!!!!

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