Merrily, Merrily

© Nikki McDonald

Merrily, Merrily

Sarah A. Christian Student 8/12/2011 6:10:06 AM

I like this shot alot! The colors are wonderful, and your title fits perfectly. Good composition and the image invites this viewer to row, row, row a boat! #1400496

Courtenay Vanderbilt 8/12/2011 6:19:47 AM

Beautiful colorful capture, Nikki! I like your POV! #9599242

Stefania Barbier 8/12/2011 6:41:58 AM

...life is like a dream...!
wonderful colorful capture! #9599315

Melinda F. Schneider 8/12/2011 6:52:22 AM

Lots of colorful sunny summer fun! #9599354

Kara Hendricks 8/12/2011 8:22:00 AM

Nikki, I REALLY love this.. wonderful comp. and lovely colors! #9599468

David Phalen 8/12/2011 9:08:04 AM

I understand your reluctance to climb down. Had the same problem there a few years back and did just what you did and shot from above,:) The light, colors and clarity are outstanding!! Love It!! #9599595

JudyAnn Rector 8/12/2011 10:50:48 AM

So wonderful in its simplicity, Nikki... AND I like THIS perspective just fine!! *;)) #9599742

Gord MacEachern 8/12/2011 1:14:19 PM

Perfect for the M/T Nikki, very well done!! #9599923

Carol Eade 8/12/2011 6:49:33 PM

Beautiful shot, Nikki, love the POV and colors. #9600322

Randy A. Myers 8/12/2011 7:45:39 PM

Works for me. Great color. #9600454

Heather Loewenhardt 8/12/2011 11:10:48 PM

This has beautiful eye catching colour as well as intricate lighting, shadows and angles. All the elements of a perfect composition. #9600601

Michelle Alton 8/13/2011 3:46:39 AM

I think it's just about perfect, Nikki. Kind of dangerous to climb around with camera equipment in tow. #9600790

Christopher J. Budny 8/24/2011 5:54:45 PM

The individually colored interiors make this scene; great eye and even without clambering down the ladder, a terrific perspective. #9625832

Michelle Alton 8/25/2011 3:59:59 AM

Congratulations, Nikki. It makes a PERFECT selection for POTD. I expect to see this with a gold badge! #9626412

Christopher J. Budny 8/25/2011 4:05:38 AM

Woohoo! Congratulations, Nikki! #9626418

Melinda F. Schneider 8/25/2011 4:09:47 AM

Congratulations, Nikki! I KNEW there was a reason I loved this shot!! #9626428

Mary K. Robison 8/25/2011 4:15:23 AM

Congratulations on your colorful POTD, Nikki! #9626443

Joy Rector 8/25/2011 4:26:55 AM

love this shot #9626483

Joy Rector 8/25/2011 4:27:44 AM

congrats on the POTD #9626486

Kim Andelkovic (Kovic) 8/25/2011 4:29:24 AM

Congratulations Nikki on your POTD.....wonderful summer colours...your doing really well lately keep up the awesome work :-)
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Patricia A. Coblentz 8/25/2011 4:29:33 AM

Great light, color, comp, ripples in the water...a nice sunny day at the harbor...beautiful work, Nikki! Congratulations on your POTD!! #9626494

JO ANN CLEVELAND 8/25/2011 4:37:07 AM

I loved this Nikki, congrats on your POTD, hope we see this again!

jo ann c. #9626521

Susan D. Royce 8/25/2011 4:40:00 AM

Congratulations Nikki on your POTD! #9626530

Jean-Pierre Ducondi 8/25/2011 4:41:53 AM

Congratulations Nikki. Great work.
JP #9626538

Anita N. Hogue 8/25/2011 4:42:52 AM

I love this too! Congratulations on this beautifully composed POTD! #9626541

Marcie A. Fowler 8/25/2011 4:44:21 AM


Congrats on this very well done POTD Nikki. #9626547

Gord MacEachern 8/25/2011 4:46:48 AM

Big congratulations on this well deserved POTD Nikki!! #9626560

Stefania Barbier 8/25/2011 4:47:14 AM

WTG Nikki, congrats on your beautiful POTD!!! #9626564

Rosemary Sampson 8/25/2011 4:52:27 AM

Congratulatios,Nikki on this beautiful photo. A well deserved POTD. #9626581

Sharon Day 8/25/2011 4:54:11 AM

Superb shot, Nikki!! Big congratulations on POTD! #9626584

Dominick M. Dimacale 8/25/2011 4:54:47 AM

Congratulations Nikki on your POTD Win!!!

Dominick #9626587

Courtenay Vanderbilt 8/25/2011 5:01:17 AM

Love this shot, Nikki! Congratulations! #9626617

Linda D. Lester 8/25/2011 5:06:02 AM

Congratulations on your POTD! Wonderful shot! #9626634

Thomas E. Hinds 8/25/2011 5:07:54 AM

Beautiful POTD, Nikki! WTG! Big congratulations! #9626642

Susan J. Allen 8/25/2011 5:15:52 AM

Very nice! Big congrats on your Photo of the Day!!!!! #9626663

Alan L. Borror 8/25/2011 5:24:31 AM

Congratulations on this excellent POTD, Nikki! #9626686

Mary Beth Aiello 8/25/2011 5:33:32 AM

Beautiful comp, colors, and shapes, Nikki. Huge congrats on this simply outstanding POTD. #9626713

Jessica Jenney 8/25/2011 5:44:28 AM

Big congrats on your beautiful POTD, Nikki! #9626727

Wanda Judd 8/25/2011 5:51:32 AM

Congratulations...what a strikingly colorful photo and well deserving the POTD honor.... #9626732

Pat Harry 8/25/2011 5:52:20 AM

Congrats on your POTD, Nikki! Wonderful photo! #9626735

Judy V. Kennamer 8/25/2011 5:52:26 AM

Congrats on your beautiful POTD Nikki!!! I love it! #9626736

Kara Hendricks 8/25/2011 5:59:38 AM

woohooo... Congrats on the BP POTD Nikki!!! #9626751

Phyllis Burchett 8/25/2011 6:02:17 AM

Love your title Nikki and this image, congrats on your POTD! #9626759

Johnnie Ann Gaskill 8/25/2011 6:02:20 AM

I agree with the comments that have already been made by others and am "applauding" you, too! #9626760

Karen Celella 8/25/2011 6:08:54 AM

Congratulations on your outstanding POTD, Nikki. Your perspective from above is wonderful and this special award proves it. Lucky you didn't choose to climb down that ladder. I'm very happy for you! #9626770

Terry Cervi 8/25/2011 6:12:39 AM

Congrats on your terrific POTD, Nikki! #9626777

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna 8/25/2011 6:19:56 AM

WTG on your POTD, Nikki! :-) k #9626784

Datha Y. Thompson 8/25/2011 6:28:56 AM

Congratulations Nikki!!!
Awesome POTD!! WTG ;) #9626793

Kathy Wesserling 8/25/2011 6:31:26 AM

Wonderful picture and perfect title, Nikki. Congratulations for the POTD. #9626798

Cathy Barrows 8/25/2011 6:36:51 AM

Congrats on your wonderful POTD #9626814

Dr Silly 8/25/2011 6:38:51 AM

Congratulations Nikki on your colorful POTD. :O) #9626820

Lydia Williams 8/25/2011 6:45:27 AM

Love this shot, Nikki...congratulations on your POTD! #9626836

Ruth Grimm 8/25/2011 6:46:50 AM

HUGE congrats on your fabulous POTD, Nikki!! WTG, sista!! #9626839

Kimber Wallwork-Heineman 8/25/2011 6:47:26 AM

Congratulations Nikki. Nice work #9626843

Julianne Bradford 8/25/2011 7:00:06 AM

Congrats on your well deserved POTD Nikki! #9626867

Christine R. Lobsinger 8/25/2011 7:08:38 AM

Oh Nikki... this is perfect.. I mean, your title compliements PERFECTLY! I want to row, row, row a boat~
Lovely comp/pov/light and colouring!!!!
Hope to see this one again!!
Smiling CHRISTINE #9626884

Christine R. Lobsinger 8/25/2011 7:10:02 AM

Congrats to you on your POTD!!! #9626886

Les Rhoades 8/25/2011 7:13:34 AM

Congrats on the POTD! #9626895

Amanda D. Austwick 8/25/2011 7:15:40 AM

Love the colors, lighting, and POV. This is one of my new favorites, and CONGRATULATIONS on your POTD! #9626903

Rona L. Schwarz 8/25/2011 7:27:24 AM

Superb composition, Nikki! Terrific POV, excellent lighting and gorgeous, vivid colors that pop against the dark blue waters. And perfect title to go with it! Congrats on an outstanding POTD! #9626911

Debra R. Harder 8/25/2011 7:33:12 AM

This is FABULOUS, Nikki! Huge congratulations on your BEAUTIFUL POTD!! Deb #9626921

David M. Montero 8/25/2011 7:44:22 AM

It may not be the perspective you wanted but it is still a great shot Kikki. You can't go wrong anywhere in Rockport. Congratulations on your POTD! #9626950

David Phalen 8/25/2011 7:46:06 AM

HUGE Congrats on a spectacular POTD!! #9626955

Bojan Bencic 8/25/2011 7:52:57 AM

Fantastic composition and colors, Nikki. Congratulations on your POTD! #9626971

Cesar J. La Rosa 8/25/2011 8:10:17 AM

Congratulations on this very well-deserved POTD, Nikki!!!
This photograph is absolutely PERFECT. I love the composition and those wonderful colors; like an explosion of color on the beautiful calmness of the sea.
Big Congratulations, my friend!!!
Cesar #9627014

Leslie McLain 8/25/2011 8:12:02 AM

Congrats on a terrific POTD, Nikki. #9627022

Shirley A. Kinney 8/25/2011 8:36:55 AM

Congratulations, Nikki. I really like the angle you captured. #9627092

Usman M. Bajwa 8/25/2011 8:38:23 AM

Many CONGRATZ on the POTD, Nikki. very well composed!!!

UB. #9627097

Michele Peterson 8/25/2011 8:40:24 AM

Yeah, Nikki!!! This is such a fun and well done photo, and completely deserves the POTD!! Congratulations!!! #9627101

David Stegmeir 8/25/2011 9:11:17 AM

Great POTD Nikki and also a fantastic image!! Congrats!! #9627158

Katarina Mansson 8/25/2011 9:18:30 AM

Wohoo - great image - congratulations on your colorful POTD Nikki! #9627174

Susan Fox 8/25/2011 9:42:58 AM

Congratulations on your POTD! #9627220

Susan K. Snow 8/25/2011 9:57:56 AM

Love the colors, lighting, composition and your perspective and pov. Terrific creation. Congratulations on your colorful POTD, Nikki! #9627238

Craig W. Myers 8/25/2011 10:45:47 AM

Great mix of shadow and color, Nikki. I also like that the boats are not in orderly arrangement, as is so typical of most "boats on the water" image. Congratulations on POTD and kudos for your excellent vision. #9627294

Daniella Puente 8/25/2011 11:14:12 AM

Congratulations Nikki on your beautiful POTD! #9627328

Mitch Spence 8/25/2011 11:14:55 AM

Well, I like what you did from this vantage point, Nikki--with the angles of the boat and angle of the dock. Well done. Congratulations. #9627329

Nancy L. Green 8/25/2011 11:49:56 AM

Love the wonderful POV, colors and comp Nikki, CONGRATULATIONS on this wonderful POTD!!! <>< #9627358

JudyAnn Rector 8/25/2011 12:51:09 PM

Fantastic, Nikki.... Mega CONGRATULATIONS!!! #9627473

Jean E. Hildebrant 8/25/2011 1:26:26 PM

Just saw this, Nikki and I was so pleasantly suprised!Congrat's it is a well deserving POTD. Love the colors, comp and title :)
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Sabrina Ryan 8/25/2011 1:49:22 PM

Fabulous POTD, Nikki! #9627764

Donna LaMattino Pagakis 8/25/2011 1:56:54 PM

Congratulations on your awesome POTD Nikki! #9627842

Jeff W. Robinson 8/25/2011 2:52:00 PM

Congrats on your POTD Nikki!! #9628287

Philip B. Ludwig 8/25/2011 2:52:33 PM

Congrats on this wonderful POTD. Great work. #9628291

Stanley C. Sims 8/25/2011 4:56:56 PM

Very well done Nikki. Congrats on the POTD. #9629377

Evy Johansen 8/25/2011 5:29:40 PM

Oh, this is beautiful, Nikki!! Wonderful colors and super composition! Big congratulations on your POTD! #9629696

Karen E. Baumann 8/25/2011 5:35:50 PM

Congratulations, Nikki! This is a wonderful perspective!!! Love the colors and the title is perfect! #9629752

Richard D. Love 8/25/2011 6:00:18 PM

Congratulations, Nikki. Beautiful colors and perspective. As always, so well done.

Rick #9629910

Ken Smith 8/25/2011 6:55:02 PM

Way to go, NIkki!! You're rocking!! #9630489

Mariann Kovats 8/25/2011 9:18:55 PM

A big congratulations on your POTD, Nikki! #9631272

Nancy Marie Ricketts 8/26/2011 12:27:48 AM

Nikki: Congratulations on you POTD-Fantastic image! #9631826

Susan M. Campbell 8/26/2011 7:52:43 AM

Way to go Nikki!! Congrats on this fabulous POTD! #9632944

Chuck Bruton 8/26/2011 8:06:43 AM

CONGRATULATIONS NIKKI ! #9633032

Maria Coulson 8/28/2011 8:13:49 PM

Nikki, congratulations, very colorful and fun and a wonderful POV. Sorry I missed it the day it came out. I have been away with no Internet. #9639549

Carol Teal 8/29/2011 3:24:01 AM

Congrats on this wonderful MT POTD! Great colors, perspective and shadows! I am not sure that I would have wanted to climb down the ladder either, especially near water and with camera in tow! But it worked out fine anyway! #9639887

Daniel Ruf 4/14/2012 1:25:21 PM

Congrats on this beauty. #10090685

Kathy Wesserling 4/14/2012 1:42:56 PM

Good Luck with the re-sub. It's a goodie. #10090714

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Description

I took this in the harbor in Rockport, Massachusetts, recently. I really wanted a different perspective, but the way to get that was down probably a dozen rungs of a straight up and down ladder to the dock -- not for me. I settled for shots from above.
Resubmitted April 13, 2012
Category: Catch-All

Exif: F Number: 11, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 20000/1000000 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 200,200, FocalLength: 30.00 mm, Model: DSLR-A350

Uploaded on 8/12/2011 5:55:01 AM

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