Baikal sunset in March

© Alexander Katyanov

Baikal sunset in March

Claudia Kuhn level-classic 3/11/2011 4:19:42 AM

So beautiful Alexander, wonderful light and perspective. Wonderful work #1359875

Mary Dimitriw level-classic 3/11/2011 4:35:23 AM

Wow, this is amazing. Love the POV, comp and lighting. #9284946

Rolando Rosito level-classic 3/11/2011 5:34:33 AM

Outstanding image Alexander! #9285136

Phyllis H. Burchett level-classic 3/11/2011 6:08:03 AM

Amazing! #9285206

Orsi level-classic 3/11/2011 6:58:48 AM

WooW!Beautiful!!Awesome shot Alexander! #9285296

Susana Ms Heide level-classic 3/11/2011 8:47:30 AM

What an incredible scene and perspective Alexander!! WOW!!! Breathtaking!!! Excellent work!! #9285438

Jack Gaskin level-classic 3/11/2011 12:54:30 PM

Outstanding Work

Happy Shooting
Jack #9285856

Carla Capra level-classic 3/11/2011 1:33:51 PM

Hi Alexander;
;) CC #9285963

Paul D. 3/15/2011 10:21:30 PM

Wow. Not only is the composition new and fresh, your control of the light in this is outstanding. What a fantastic unique image, not one that just anybody can walk out of their house and get. Great job! #9293566

Alexander Katyanov 3/16/2011 6:04:32 AM

Thanks all for kind words! And special thanks to BP and Jim Zuckerman for knowledge how to do this :) #9294091

Kara L. Hendricks 3/27/2011 4:16:27 PM

WOWZA!!!!!!!!!!!!!! And I'm not one to stop on landscapes and gawk..:))) #9320709

Shirley A. Kinney 4/9/2011 3:36:57 AM

Awesome! Great capture. Congratulations on your POTD! #9341747

Karen Celella level-classic 4/9/2011 3:40:12 AM

Congratulations on your amazing POTD, Alexander. #9341755

Katarina Mansson 4/9/2011 3:46:22 AM

Congratulations on your beautiful POTD! #9341763

Patti Coblentz level-classic 4/9/2011 4:28:14 AM

Just amazing, Alexander...congratulations on your POTD! #9341828

Bojan Bencic level-classic 4/9/2011 4:35:50 AM

Amazing light, Alexander. Congratulations on your POTD! #9341852

Joy Rector level-classic 4/9/2011 4:54:01 AM

congrats on the POTD #9341906

Bunny Snow level-classic 4/9/2011 4:58:42 AM

Beautiful, Alexander. Absolutely beautiful lighting, POV, composition and framing, tonality, and digital darkroom work to bring in the light. You captured the sun at a perfect position and your Digital darkroom work brought the tonality back to the image.
Congratulations on your POTD!!!! Hope to see this again. #9341914

Kitty R. Kono level-classic 4/9/2011 5:02:48 AM

Just beautiful! Love the colors and the light and the perspective. I want to be there! #9341918

Jeffrey R. Bange level-classic 4/9/2011 5:05:44 AM

Congratulations on this outstanding photo, a well deserved POTD and I'm sure we will be seeing this again very soon. #9341920

Dominick M. Dimacale level-classic 4/9/2011 5:15:39 AM

Congratulations Alex on this POTD award and I am seeing the Grand Prize on this later this month!

Dominick #9341932

Christopher Budny level-classic 4/9/2011 5:47:10 AM

Absolutely fantastic, Alexander! Congratulations on the POTD; I'm sure it will be carrying 2 medals shortly... #9341961

Stefania Barbier level-classic 4/9/2011 6:04:42 AM

Exceptional capture... Congrats on your POTD!!! #9341965

Carolyn M. DAlessandro level-classic 4/9/2011 6:47:15 AM

Magical,mystical,incredible..Bravo Alexander...well done!!! #9342015

Amanda D. Meberg 4/9/2011 7:13:21 AM

Amazing image!!! Congrats on POTD!!!! #9342037

Maria Coulson 4/9/2011 7:27:39 AM

Wow, what an amazing photo. You capture it perfectly. Congratulations!! #9342050

Dianna Murphy 4/9/2011 7:29:33 AM

Wow what an awesome image, will be a winner #9342055

Richard D. Love 4/9/2011 7:30:46 AM

Congratulations, Alexander. Just a beautiful image. Well done.

Rick #9342058

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-classic 4/9/2011 7:43:59 AM

Incredible scenery, framing, details, light and textures. A beautiful POTD, congratulations! #9342092

Richard M. Waas level-classic 4/9/2011 7:44:18 AM

Fabulous image and a well deserved POTD!! #9342093

Christine Pentecost 4/9/2011 7:48:48 AM

This is really beautiful! Congrats on your POTD! #9342100

Cathy Barrows 4/9/2011 7:56:27 AM

congrats on your POTD...freaky, cool and gorgeous #9342114

Patricia A. Casey level-classic 4/9/2011 8:11:57 AM

Beautiful!!!! Congratulations on the POTD.... #9342129

Becky J. Parkinson level-classic 4/9/2011 9:18:19 AM

Wow!! I wish I could see that - it is just breath-taking!! Congratulations on a much deserved POTD for this stunning shot! #9342237

Stan Kwasniowski level-classic 4/9/2011 10:22:23 AM

Alexander this has to be a major winner #9342343

Jeff Robinson level-classic 4/9/2011 11:38:54 AM

Congrats Alexander on your stunning and well deserved POTD!! Jeff #9342445

Lyn Darlington 4/9/2011 12:29:27 PM

WOW.....Fantastic... this is beautiful! #9342468

Julianne Bradford 4/9/2011 7:38:46 PM

What an absolutely fabulous capture! Congratulations on your well deserved POTD! #9342897

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic 4/9/2011 8:26:09 PM

Very rare are the images where the word "INCREDIBLE" becomes an understatement!!! I find this shot of yours worthy of such praise. HUGE CONGRATZ on the POTD and I will not be surprised to see this go ALL THE WAY to the TOP. Good luck, Mr. Katyanov.

UB. #9342934

Sue L. Cullumber 4/9/2011 9:19:43 PM

Alexander - so very cool! Amazing formation and congrats on your POTD! #9342947

Evy Johansen level-classic 4/9/2011 9:24:49 PM

Wow!! Stunning image, Alexander!! Big congratulations on your POTD! #9342948

Phyllis A. Houghton level-classic 4/9/2011 11:18:52 PM

Wow what an image. I have never seen anything like this. Congratulations - you deserve the POTD and more. #9342969

Mary K. Robison level-classic 4/9/2011 11:20:09 PM

Now, THERE'S something you don't see every day! Or every month, or every year...
Alexander, you should win the highest award in any photo contest you ever enter this marvelous image in.
For now, CONGRATULATIONS on your richly deserved POTD! #9342970

Robert K. Bemus level-classic 4/10/2011 12:55:33 AM

A very unique and well deserved POTD, Alexander...beautiful shot!!! #9343007

Karen E. Baumann 4/10/2011 7:32:58 AM

So beautiful! Congratulations on this fine POTD! #9343347

Gary Lange 4/10/2011 9:27:28 AM

Beautiful, many congrats!! #9343545

Siete Meeter 4/10/2011 11:27:28 AM

Outstanding image Alexander! many congrats!!


Guy D. Biechele level-classic 4/10/2011 5:19:13 PM

Truly awesome scene. Great capture. Congrats!! #9344028

Connie S. Gentz 4/11/2011 4:33:33 AM

the lighting is terrific!
very inspiring and would love to have this on my wall! #9344765

Debra R. Harder 4/11/2011 6:33:17 PM

WOW, Alexander! This is an amazing image!! A winner in every way. Huge congratulations on your superb POTD!! Deb #9345933

Denny E. Barnes level-classic 4/11/2011 9:27:15 PM

Outstanding and so exceptionally well done, Alexander!! Perfect and a winner all the way!! Congratulations on your fantastic and so beautiful POTD!! #9346133

Paul D. level-classic 4/11/2011 11:44:42 PM

Congrats Alex, well deserved! #9346200

Paul D. level-classic 4/26/2011 10:31:51 PM

No surprise on the Finalist Alex, congrats! Stunning image. #9371776

Bojan Bencic level-classic 4/26/2011 11:58:13 PM

Well done, Alexander. Congratulations on your finalist! #9371927

Diane E. Deming level-classic 4/27/2011 5:03:51 PM

Definitely a winner. An absolutely fantastic image! #9374871

Bojan Bencic level-classic 4/27/2011 11:03:01 PM

It sure is. Congratulations on your win, Alexander! #9375576

Mary K. Robison level-classic 4/27/2011 11:35:11 PM

First a well deserved POTD, and tonight, an equally well deserved Second Place Winner!
Congratulations, Alexander! #9375697

Patti Coblentz level-classic 4/27/2011 11:49:37 PM

A remarkable image, Alexander...congratulations on your win! #9375728

Stan Kwasniowski level-classic 4/28/2011 9:49:12 AM

Alex, congratulations #9377234

Bill Houghton 4/28/2011 9:50:06 AM

Alexander, congratulations on your beautiful win. Have a great day, Bill

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


Phyllis A. Houghton level-classic 4/28/2011 10:05:45 AM

congratulations on your beautiful gold win. #9377290

Irene Colling level-classic 4/28/2011 10:26:26 AM

This is one of the most amazing scenes I have ever viewed. I am awed by the beauty you captured Alexander.

Congratulations on your well deserved gold award. #9377358

Phyllis H. Burchett level-classic 4/28/2011 11:12:54 AM

Congrats on this amazing winner!!! #9377489

Jeana Clark 4/28/2011 11:17:12 AM

Congratulations for this
well deserved Winner!!!!

~J~ #9377508

Rodrigo Barsallo 4/28/2011 2:31:20 PM

Incredible place. Beautiful image. Congratulations. #9377933

Merna L. Nobile 4/28/2011 4:41:44 PM

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

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic 4/29/2011 2:27:29 AM


UB. #9378974

Guy D. Biechele level-classic 4/29/2011 10:48:49 AM

Superb image! Congratulations on your win! #9379746

Nancyj E. Hovey level-classic 4/29/2011 4:15:42 PM

on your very deserving POTD and
2nd Place WINNER! 8o) #9380174

Nadia Paul 5/1/2011 2:57:56 AM

What a stunning capture - congrats Alexander! #9382298

Janet Fikar 5/3/2011 12:34:01 PM

** C O N G R A T U L A T I O N S **
on this spectacular image and win!! Well deserved. #9387122

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Exif: F Number: 16, Exposure Bias Value: -0.67, ExposureTime: 1/40 seconds, Flash: did not fire., ISO: 400, White balance: Manual white balance, FocalLength: 16.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS-1Ds Mark III

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