Rain Dance

Julie Burnett 8/9/2011 11:55:23 AM

This is so wonderful, JoAnn!! Gorgeous clarity and composition, and your title perfectly describes the moment captured!! #1399790

The Judges at BetterPhoto.com 9/25/2011 3:59:03 PM

An unusual behavior; well captured #9690863

The Judges at BetterPhoto.com 9/25/2011 5:19:15 PM

I love this simple, clean composition. The green background is perfect, and it's so fun seeing a hummingbird sitting! #9691624

The Judges at BetterPhoto.com 9/25/2011 5:19:24 PM

I love this simple, clean composition. The green background is perfect, and it's so fun seeing a hummingbird sitting! #9691627

Merna L. Nobile 9/27/2011 12:15:50 AM

You’re the kind of person who makes the world a better, brighter place…You worked hard for this, you made it happen, and you have a right to be proud. So enjoy these satisfying moments; you deserve every one! Merna


Sabrina Ryan 9/27/2011 7:01:27 AM

CONGRATULATIONS on your Winning image! #9699750

JO ANN CLEVELAND 9/27/2011 12:47:26 PM

Congratulations on this awesome 2nd Place Gold Winner Jo Ann! Fantastic capture....

jo ann c. #9700704

Usman M. Bajwa 9/27/2011 9:18:59 PM

Terrific capture and huge CONGRATZ on the second place Gold, JoAnn!!!

UB. #9701782

Dominick M. Dimacale 9/28/2011 4:28:43 AM

Congratulations JoAnn on your Win!!!

Dominick #9702422

Julie Burnett 9/28/2011 5:56:35 AM

I'm so pleased to see this with Gold attached, congratulations on this well deserved win, JoAnn!! #9702645

David M. Montero 9/30/2011 6:46:32 AM

Congratulations on your fabulous second place selection JoAnn! #9707000

Bill Houghton 10/18/2011 4:18:49 PM

JoAnn, this is an awesome photo. Congratulations on your beautiful win. Have a great week, Bill

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After a month-long spell of 100+ temperatures,
this female humminbird seems to "dance" in the rain on the now-cooled metal post outside my door.
Every part of her was being shaken, except for her head and beak.
Canon 100-400mm lens, ISO 560, f/5.6, exp 0.0, 1/750 sec.
PSE dry brush effect and adjustments.

Uploaded on 8/9/2011 7:01:59 AM

BetterPhoto.com All Time Best Photo Contest Winner
BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner

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