Taking a Bath

© Leslie McLain

Taking a Bath

Douglas Perry level-classic 7/10/2011 6:03:36 AM

Cool night shot. You don't usually catch these boats in a bath. They are shy. #1391870

Julie Burnett level-classic 7/10/2011 9:08:16 AM

Outstanding twilight capture, Leslie!! #9520043

Lindley Johnson level-classic 7/10/2011 12:38:44 PM

Superb light, color, and everything else, Leslie! #9520480

Julianne Bradford level-classic 7/10/2011 7:05:43 PM

Oh sigh! What a beauty Leslie! #9521150

Rona L. Schwarz level-classic 7/10/2011 10:05:55 PM

WOW! A very cool and unique twilight capture of the city, Leslie! Fabulous composition and marvelous colors and clarity! #9521358

Ellen Hodges level-classic 7/11/2011 4:47:58 AM

Fantastic work and skill to catch this tough shot, Leslie!! A verrrry big WOW!!! #9521805

Carol L. Fowler level-classic 7/11/2011 3:47:55 PM

Wonderful capture- excellent timing for the boat in its bath! #9523007

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna level-classic 7/11/2011 5:23:12 PM

AWESOME in every way, Leslie! :-) k #9523264

Debra R. Harder level-classic 7/13/2011 9:34:43 AM

OMG...this is so AWESOME, Leslie!! I love the boat underneath the fountain spray. Your timing couldn't have been better. Beautiful colors and details too! Deb #9527412

Sabrina Ryan level-classic 7/14/2011 6:22:40 AM

Awesome capture, Leslie! #9529495

Christopher J. Budny level-classic 7/15/2011 12:51:01 PM

Very cool... neat to see this after you told me about it (and we got to see some boats dashing through the spray mid-day.) #9532172

Phyllis Burchett level-classic 7/23/2011 6:24:32 PM

Fabulous shot Leslie, great timing for you both! #9550059

Linda D. Lester level-classic 8/1/2011 5:38:24 PM

Beautiful....ok I don't remember who is from Chicago? I'm going to go for a few days in October and want to meet up for some fun! #9575173

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna level-classic 8/25/2011 2:52:11 PM

ANOTHER WTG on this wonderful finalist, Leslie! :-) k #9628289

Lindley Johnson level-classic 8/25/2011 3:48:54 PM

Another fabulous finalist! Congratulations, Leslie! #9628626

Kathy Wesserling level-classic 8/25/2011 4:17:27 PM

Fabulous timing; fabulous image! It's well-deserving of the Finalist. (Upward bound is my guess! Good luck.) #9628915

Christopher J. Budny level-classic 8/25/2011 4:21:05 PM

So happy to see this one make it! Congratulations! #9628964

Phyllis Burchett level-classic 8/25/2011 4:37:00 PM

No surprise here, congrats Leslie! #9629139

Joannie M. Bertucci level-classic 8/25/2011 4:51:26 PM

One of many of your exceptional images Leslie, congratulations again on another beautiful finalist! #9629302

Phyllis A. Houghton level-classic 8/25/2011 5:09:01 PM

Congratulations on your beautiful, well deserved finalist. The colors and clarity are outstanding. #9629499

Terry Cervi level-classic 8/25/2011 6:10:33 PM

Perfect timing and a super finalist, Leslie! Congrats! #9630007

Karen Celella level-classic 8/25/2011 6:16:44 PM

Congratulations on your wonderful finalist, Leslie. #9630081

Teresa Moore level-classic 8/25/2011 6:18:47 PM

Congratulations Leslie! Beautiful image. #9630096

Ellen Hodges level-classic 8/25/2011 6:54:13 PM

Huge congrats on this fabulous finalist, Leslie! Wow work!!!! Yeah!!! #9630483

Rona L. Schwarz level-classic 8/25/2011 7:40:51 PM

So glad to see one of your water taxi images with SILVER, Leslie! HUGE CONGRATULATIONS on this outstanding Finalist and Good luck in the next round! #9630835

Kathy Salerni level-classic 8/25/2011 11:25:42 PM

congrats, Leslie! awesome work! #9631715

JO ANN CLEVELAND level-classic 8/26/2011 9:23:35 AM

Congrats on this super finalist Leslie!

jo ann c. #9633469

Michelle Alton level-classic 8/26/2011 11:59:38 AM

What a magnificent first place WINNER, Leslie. Well deserved, and Congratulations! #9634055

Jessica Jenney level-classic 8/26/2011 12:10:20 PM

Congratulations, Leslie on your fabulous First Place Winner! #9634114

Bojan Bencic level-classic 8/26/2011 12:10:26 PM

Congratulations Leslie! #9634115

Lindley Johnson level-classic 8/26/2011 12:22:16 PM

Way to go, Leslie! Huge congratulations!! #9634181

Patrick Rouzes level-classic 8/26/2011 12:22:17 PM

Congratulations on your Gold Medal Win, Leslie! Well deserved-WTG! #9634182

Mitch Spence level-classic 8/26/2011 12:39:01 PM

Congratulations, Leslie, on your gorgeous first-place Chicago winner. #9634277

Janet Fikar level-classic 8/26/2011 12:43:34 PM

Wow, what a great shot. Congrats! #9634302

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna level-classic 8/26/2011 12:51:51 PM

AWESOME W I N N E R! :-) k #9634329

Val Feldman level-classic 8/26/2011 12:57:38 PM

Congrats on you wonderful First Place Win, Leslie! #9634359

Bob Cournoyer level-classic 8/26/2011 1:00:01 PM

Congrats on your gold, Leslie... :-) #9634372

Phyllis Burchett level-classic 8/26/2011 1:01:43 PM

BIG congrats on this fabulous winner Leslie!!! #9634381

Kathy Wesserling level-classic 8/26/2011 1:04:36 PM

Just knew this one would hit the Gold - Congratulations, Leslie! #9634397

Julie Burnett level-classic 8/26/2011 1:12:24 PM

Congratulations on your First Place Win, Leslie!! #9634424

Daniella Puente level-classic 8/26/2011 1:22:58 PM

Congrats Leslie!!! #9634462

Ellen Hodges level-classic 8/26/2011 1:27:13 PM

Huge congrats on this absolutely fabulous winner, Leslie! Yeah!!! #9634480

JO ANN CLEVELAND level-classic 8/26/2011 1:28:19 PM

Big congratulations on this Outstanding 1st Place Gold Winner Leslie!

jo ann c. #9634483

Kara Hendricks level-classic 8/26/2011 1:46:20 PM

Congrats Leslie on this wonderful 1st Place win! #9634547

Linda D. Lester level-classic 8/26/2011 2:05:51 PM

Yeah! So happy to see this! Congratulations on your first place win! #9634579

Claudine Grove level-classic 8/26/2011 2:12:27 PM

Congrats on the Gold! Amazing night shot! #9634601

Debra R. Harder level-classic 8/26/2011 2:19:13 PM

This is sooooooooo AWESOME, Leslie! Huge congratulations on your OUTSTANDING FIRST PLACE WINNER!!! Deb #9634629

Michele Peterson level-classic 8/26/2011 2:59:13 PM

Such an an amazing image, Leslie! Full of color and WOW! Congratulations on the first place win!!! Well deserved!! #9634812

Christopher J. Budny level-classic 8/26/2011 5:06:09 PM

All the way to the winner's circle! Congratulations, Leslie! #9635229

Deborah C. Lewinson level-classic 8/26/2011 5:19:03 PM

Congrats on your first place win, Leslie, for this marvelous image!

Debby #9635264

David Phalen level-classic 8/26/2011 5:30:44 PM

BIG Congrats on a spectacular First Place Winner!! #9635307

Tammy Espino 8/26/2011 6:50:16 PM

Big congrats on your winner~ :) #9635529

Rona L. Schwarz level-classic 8/26/2011 7:30:47 PM

WTG, Leslie!!! Just saw the great news! I am so happy for you! Just wonderful...HUGE CONGRATULATIONS ON YOUR FIRST PLACE WINNER!!! #9635658

Bunny Snow level-classic 8/26/2011 7:32:36 PM

Beautiful twilight. Love that cobalt sky and the colors and tonality of the lighted buildings. The shower of the water taxis was lagniappe --something extra--to make this outstanding creation a winner! Congratulations, Leslie, on your First Place win!!!! #9635666

Kathy Salerni level-classic 8/26/2011 7:43:43 PM

Congratulations on winning First Place, Leslie, #9635700

Terry Cervi level-classic 8/26/2011 7:48:05 PM

Congrats on your very beautiful First Place win, Leslie! #9635715

Carol L. Fowler level-classic 8/26/2011 8:43:04 PM

Congrats on the Win! #9635829

Mary K. Robison level-classic 8/27/2011 2:49:34 AM

CONGRATULATIONS on your well earned First Place Gold Winner, Leslie! #9636124

Katarina Mansson level-classic 8/27/2011 3:49:17 AM

What a fantastic photo; congratulations Leslie! #9636200

Joannie M. Bertucci level-classic 8/27/2011 9:17:45 AM

I just love your Chicago images Leslie and this one says why I do! Congratulations on your first prize win! #9636787

Stanley C. Sims 8/27/2011 4:29:10 PM

What a great image. Congratulations on the gold Leslie. #9637600

Kristi A. Howson 8/27/2011 8:05:18 PM

Very unique and beautiful. A well deserved 1rst Place Winner. Congratulations Leslie! #9637911

Freddy Bland 8/27/2011 10:14:53 PM

Just awesome, Leslie!! A fantastic First Place winner...many congratulations to you!! #9638041

Sabrina Ryan level-classic 8/28/2011 7:24:09 AM

CONGRATULATIONS on your Winning image, Leslie! #9638397

Karen Celella level-classic 8/28/2011 10:10:27 AM

Congratulations on your fabulous first place winner, Leslie! #9638639

Nikki McDonald level-classic 8/28/2011 10:42:52 AM

A wonderful twilight capture -- beautiful and interesting scene and perfectly exposed and processed. Congratulations on the First Place win, Leslie. #9638672

David M. Montero level-classic 8/28/2011 3:01:14 PM

Congratulations on your wonderful win Leslie! #9639032

Cindy Bendush level-classic 8/28/2011 9:28:30 PM

A beauty!!! Big congrats on your fabulous win Leslie! #9639714

Susan Fox level-classic 8/29/2011 9:57:52 AM

Congratulations Leslie! #9640676

Patricia A. Coblentz level-classic 8/29/2011 12:20:13 PM

Stunning work, Leslie...big congratulations on your 1st place win!! #9640912

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic 8/31/2011 10:17:37 PM

Huge CONGRATULATIONS on your wonderful First Place Gold Winner, Leslie!!!!

UB. #9645589

Renee Doyle level-classic 9/4/2011 7:20:41 AM

Beautiful work Leslie!! Congratulations! #9652226

Merna L. Nobile level-classic 9/7/2011 10:03:32 PM


Great photographers are not great because of their technique; they are great because of their passion.
Congratulations for your achievement, August, 25, 2011. Merna
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Donna LaMattino Pagakis level-classic 9/8/2011 11:35:44 AM

Glowing and gorgeous Leslie, a big win and congratulations!! #9660591

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Description

One of the Chicago Water Taxis was taking a bath in the fountain, which provided a very cool twilight show.

Exif: F Number: 11, Flash: reserved, ISO: 400, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 24.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 5D Mark II

Uploaded on 7/10/2011 5:59:08 AM

BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest FIRST PLACE Winner


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