Fall Auroras

© ronald lafleur

Fall Auroras

Michelle Alton Student 12/29/2011 3:44:23 AM

Whoa...sorry I missed this when it was first posted! I always adore your Aurora images, Ronald, but THIS one takes them to an even higher plane. A thousand WOWs, and congratulations on its well-deserved POTD selection! #1432990

Joy Rector 12/29/2011 4:00:07 AM

congrats on the POTD #9891124

Tammy M. Anderson 12/29/2011 4:08:33 AM

Beautiful POTD. Congrats! #9891144

Richard M. Waas 12/29/2011 4:21:07 AM

Congrats on a well deserved POTD!! #9891169

Phyllis Burchett 12/29/2011 4:53:17 AM

Congrats on your POTD, stunning! #9891220

Johnnie Ann Gaskill 12/29/2011 5:15:19 AM

Awesome!! I'd love to know what your camera settings were and your processing workflow. I'm sure others would benefit, too, from your sharing that info. #9891243

eileen m. joyce 12/29/2011 5:22:36 AM

Incredibly beautiful. Congratulations. #9891253

JO ANN CLEVELAND 12/29/2011 5:37:00 AM

Ohhhh my! What a fantastic capture of this gorgeous scene, Congrats on your POTD Ronald!

jo ann c. #9891277

Charles A. LaMatto 12/29/2011 5:52:54 AM

What a beautiful, surreal image. It looks like a painting that belongs in an art gallery somewhere. Congrats on your POTD. #9891297

Marilyn Cornwell 12/29/2011 6:10:27 AM

Wow! This is a beautiful landscape with the bonus of the aurora! Congratulations on POTD! #9891311

Karen Celella 12/29/2011 6:38:56 AM

Congratulations on your gorgeous POTD, Ronald! Someday I hope to see the aurora. I'm with Johnnie and would love to hear the details. #9891379

Daniella Puente 12/29/2011 7:31:17 AM

Amazing photo! congrats... #9891491

Graeme Chow 12/29/2011 7:47:55 AM

Wonderful aurora that I ever seen! Congratulations Ronald. #9891527

Sara B. Coffey 12/29/2011 7:50:38 AM

Fantabulous! The colors & light patterns have a mystical appeal!
Congatulations Ronald on your POTD.
Sara:) #9891530

Andre Larose 12/29/2011 8:20:17 AM

Really breathtaking. Congratulations on this wonderful POTD.

André #9891571

Usman M. Bajwa 12/29/2011 8:45:33 AM

CONGRATZ on the wonderful capture and POTD award, Ronald!!!

UB. #9891610

Maria Coulson 12/29/2011 9:25:32 AM

Gorgeous, congratulations!!! #9891638

Steven W. Lepak 12/29/2011 10:13:50 AM

Bravo Ronald! Wonderful - well composed and nicely exposed. Keep them coming. Best Regards, Steven #9891680

Kathy Wesserling 12/29/2011 11:09:59 AM

Living in an urban areas, we rarely get to view the Auroras. Thank you for sharing your experiences with us. #9891735

Debbie Bray 12/29/2011 3:20:53 PM

Stunning, and to add this to a reflection makes it super stunning!! Congrats on your POTD! #9892027

Margie R. Kirby 12/29/2011 3:52:45 PM

Congratulations! Absolutely breathtaking!
#9892057

Sharon L. Doane 12/29/2011 4:53:33 PM

Spectacular! Congratulations! #9892140

Richard D. Love 12/30/2011 8:38:20 AM

Congratulations, Ronald. Wonderful colors and composition!

Rick #9893399

Donna LaMattino Pagakis 12/30/2011 5:04:32 PM

Thanks for sharing this amazing view Ronald, huge congrats on your POTD! #9894070

PATRICIA A. CASEY 12/31/2011 8:13:21 AM

Congratulations on the POTD....this is a stunning image of the Aurora....don't see them in Arizona.....but I hear tell that some folks in Georgia saw one recently....It surely was a beautiful night, Ronald....thanks for submitting this...Happy New Year! #9894854

Deborah C. Lewinson 1/1/2012 8:17:50 AM

Stunning and superb image, Ronald! Congrats on your POTD!

Happy New Year!
Debby #9896433

Tammy Espino 1/24/2012 2:05:38 PM

Congrast on your awesome finalist!! :) #9939481

Glenn E. Traver 1/24/2012 2:39:15 PM

Congratulations on this Beautiful Finalist and POD Ronald. ~ GT #9939812

Kathy Wesserling 1/24/2012 3:36:05 PM

This one should go higher! Congratulations for the Finalist.
#9940275

Lynn M. Whitt 1/24/2012 3:57:46 PM

Congratulations on your beautiful finalist... #9940465

The Judges at BetterPhoto.com 1/24/2012 6:15:17 PM

Spectacular #9941860

Patrick Rouzes 1/24/2012 6:22:36 PM

Big Congratulations, Ron! Double award & good luck on the third! #9941951

Phyllis Burchett 1/24/2012 6:46:31 PM

Congrats on this amazing finalist! #9942209

Irene Colling 1/24/2012 9:32:31 PM

A stunning beauty.

Double congratulations Ronald. #9943040

Renee Doyle 1/25/2012 2:32:48 PM

Congratulations on this beautiful First Place Win Ronald!! #9945671

Terry Cervi 1/25/2012 2:40:02 PM

So beautiful, Ronald! Congratulations on your first place win! #9945705

Liz Bullock 1/25/2012 2:43:03 PM

Congratulations on your win! #9945719

Jessica Jenney 1/25/2012 3:09:28 PM

Congrats on your stunning First Place Win! #9945907

Marijana Fajgl 1/25/2012 3:23:08 PM

Big congratulations on your outstanding winner, Ronald! Love it! #9945977

Chris Schlosser 1/25/2012 3:53:26 PM

Stunning! Congratulations on your win, Ronald! #9946093

Amy M. Wilson 1/25/2012 3:58:21 PM

Congratulations on your gorgeous First Place winner, Ronald!! #9946108

Lindley Johnson 1/25/2012 4:11:29 PM

A stunning image! Big congratulations on your fabulous First Place Winner, Ronald. #9946142

Larry L. Redmon 1/25/2012 4:24:10 PM

Congratulations on your win! #9946187

Patrick Rouzes 1/25/2012 5:03:24 PM

Congratulations on your First Place Winner, Ronald! #9946322

Phyllis Burchett 1/25/2012 6:17:04 PM

This was my pick, big congrats! #9946515

Sabrina Ryan 1/25/2012 6:47:22 PM

CONGRATULATIONS on your Winning image! #9946598

Nancy Marie Ricketts 1/25/2012 7:13:28 PM

Just a spectacular gold winner. I am a great fan of all your "Northern Lights" captures. #9946681

Usman M. Bajwa 1/25/2012 7:41:49 PM

Your Aurora captures are truly inspiring and this one at midnight is even more so. CONGRATZ on a very deserving First Place winner, Ronald. I guess a night well spent!!!

UB. #9946720

Bojan Bencic 1/26/2012 3:00:34 AM

Beautiful. Congratulations on your win, Ronald! #9947234

Cathy a. Rose 1/26/2012 5:29:35 AM

Awesome capture!! How wonderful to be so close to the Northern Lights!! Congratulations!!! Well deserved!! #9947610

Janet Fikar 1/26/2012 7:47:56 AM

It doesn't get much better than this. Congratulations on your win!! #9947809

Carla Capra 1/26/2012 8:46:18 AM

Congratulations, just beautiful. #9947932

Michael G. Marshall 1/26/2012 9:33:23 AM

Beautiful winning image, Ronald! Congratulations! #9948027

Shelly A. Van Camp 1/26/2012 10:27:23 AM

Beautiful......Love the colors!! Congrats on your win!! #9948176

JO ANN CLEVELAND 1/26/2012 11:13:03 AM

Wow! Very well deserved win Ronald, fantastic find and capture!

jo ann c. #9948235

Deborah C. Lewinson 1/26/2012 2:57:54 PM

Hardy congrats on your POTD and First Place Win for this stunning image!
#9948658

Denny E. Barnes 1/27/2012 10:15:26 AM

Congratulations, Ronald on your fabulous First Place Win! #9950428

Donna LaMattino Pagakis 1/27/2012 11:59:12 AM

Congratulations Ronald, outstanding win! #9950714

Rolando Rosito 1/27/2012 2:05:09 PM

Fantastic winner Ronald, congratulations!! #9950952

Merna L. Nobile 1/27/2012 7:45:32 PM


You can feel it in the air, the anticipation of waiting for the awards to arrive. The talent that is on display for all to see and share is amazing. Congratulations to all the January, 2012 winners. Merna
#9951524

Katarina Mansson 1/29/2012 3:59:51 AM

Natural beauty at its´ best. Outstanding picture Ronald - congratulations on your winner! #9953406

David M. Montero 1/31/2012 11:40:33 AM

Just the right amount of lighting to make this an amazing capture. Congratulations on your win Ronald! #9957657

Ellen Hodges 2/1/2012 2:59:33 PM

Huge congrats on this fabulous winner, Ron!!! #9959480

Carol Eade 2/6/2012 2:41:26 PM

Beautiful winning image, congratulations! #9968509

Kim Andelkovic (Kovic) 2/7/2012 8:18:42 PM

Outstanding image Congrats on Winner & POTD :-) #9970698

Maria Coulson 2/8/2012 12:50:42 AM

Ronald, this is so beautiful. I can understand why it has so much gold. Congratulations. #9970939

Lori Carlson 2/25/2012 3:08:37 PM

What a moment! What a capture!!
Congrats on all your recognition, Ronald!! =) #10001657

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Description

Midnight, at the river lit by aurora and full moon. Canon 5dmk2, 24mm L1.4 lens. It was a beautiful night.

Exif: F Number: 2.8, Exposure Bias Value: -0.33, ExposureTime: 30/1 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 400, White balance: Manual white balance, FocalLength: 24.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 5D Mark II

Uploaded on 10/5/2011 1:55:13 PM

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