Black Skimmer, juvenile

© denise ippolito

Black Skimmer, juvenile

Liz blahh 8/31/2011 5:58:32 PM

Beautiful capture, light & reflection! #1405313

Bonnie C. Lackey 8/31/2011 7:27:03 PM

Fantastic clarity and timing. Awesome! #9645326

Carol Eade 8/31/2011 7:46:31 PM

Beautiful, Denise, perfect timing and love the reflection. #9645371

denise ippolito 9/1/2011 4:12:23 AM

Thank you all for the kind comments, I appreciate them all. #9646109

Bonnie C. Lackey 9/25/2011 3:11:51 PM

No surprise that this is a finalist! #9690549

The Judges at 9/25/2011 4:02:25 PM

Gorgeous #9690876

Deborah C. Lewinson 9/25/2011 4:55:30 PM

Congrats on your excellent finalist, Denise!

Best wishes for the next round!
Debby #9691369

denise ippolito 9/25/2011 5:11:24 PM

Thanks Debby and thanks everyone! #9691548

The Judges at 9/25/2011 5:29:15 PM

Lovely capture of the skimmer in motion. Even the water droplets are perfect! #9691722

Carol Eade 9/26/2011 5:24:51 PM

Congratulations on your beautiful finalist, Denise! #9697366

Merna L. Nobile 9/26/2011 11:05:49 PM

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

Mary K. Robison 9/27/2011 12:57:18 AM

I wonder where it got its name...?
Congratulations on your superb Gold Winner, Denise! #9698639

Sabrina Ryan 9/27/2011 7:00:58 AM

CONGRATULATIONS on your Winning image, Denise #9699749

JO ANN CLEVELAND 9/27/2011 12:46:27 PM

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

jo ann c. #9700701

Deborah C. Lewinson 9/27/2011 4:04:31 PM

Congrats on your win for this superb and outstanding image, Denise! LOL, looks like he was skimming one of those pools after the hurricane, and the poor bird doesn't realize there's no fish there. #9701135

denise ippolito 9/27/2011 4:06:48 PM

Thanks so much everyone, I appreciate it. Debby, It was in one of those pools!! #9701140

Carol Eade 9/27/2011 5:15:05 PM

Congratulations, Denise, an outstanding winner! #9701318

Usman M. Bajwa 9/27/2011 9:18:32 PM

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

UB. #9701780

denise ippolito 9/28/2011 5:38:40 AM

Thanks so much, I appreciate it. #9702598

Dominick M. Dimacale 9/28/2011 6:46:08 AM

Congratulations Denise on your Win!!!

Dominick #9702796

David M. Montero 9/30/2011 6:45:32 AM

Congratulations on your second place selection Denise! #9706998

Phyllis H. Burchett 10/3/2011 9:04:52 AM

Fantastic capture Denise, congrats on your win! #9713348

denise ippolito 10/3/2011 9:11:11 AM

Thanks so much everyone! #9713366

Rona L. Schwarz 10/3/2011 9:35:44 PM

Sorry I'm so late, Denise, but HUGE CONGRATS on this most marvelous winner! It's really exquisite! #9714657

denise ippolito 10/4/2011 5:00:04 AM

Hi Rona, Thank you so much- it means a lot!! #9715202

Bill Houghton 10/18/2011 4:18:00 PM

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

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1/1600 sec. at f/6.3, ISO 400 500mm lens on Tripod.

Exif: F Number: 6.3, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/1600 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 400, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 500.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS-1D Mark III

Uploaded on 8/31/2011 2:32:58 PM All Time Best Photo Contest Editor's Pick Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner

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