Prickly Pear Halloween

© Emile Abbott

Prickly Pear Halloween

Jeff W. Robinson level-deluxe 10/18/2011 9:44:08 AM

What a cool find - Excellent for the MT Doc! #1416290

Patricia White level-deluxe 10/18/2011 9:53:17 AM

I am amazed that someone took the time to do this. A great find. I know I wouldn't pass up the shot either. #9742878

JudyAnn Rector level-deluxe 10/18/2011 11:30:03 AM

Great catch, Emile... so glad you shared it with the world! #9743067

David Phalen level-deluxe 10/18/2011 11:33:41 AM

Crazy Cool!! Great for MT!! #9743074

Bobby Ray Goodman level-deluxe 10/18/2011 12:33:17 PM

Hi Emile,That's is something I've never seen.Wonderful capture my friend!!! #9743214

John Connolly level-deluxe 10/18/2011 12:34:57 PM

What a great find and capture Emile, I think you might have given little Bobby a new hobby! #9743217

Michelle Alton level-deluxe 10/19/2011 4:25:20 AM

A wonderful photo op and you took perfect advantage, Emile. I hope the cactus survives and the prickly Jack-O-Lantern grows and prospers. #9746144

Joy Rector level-deluxe 10/19/2011 4:43:59 AM

great eye, great shot #9746195

Emile Abbott level-deluxe 10/19/2011 7:30:33 AM

Thanks Jeff, Patti, JudyAnn, David, Bobby, John, Michelle and Joy. #9746942

Tiia Vissak level-deluxe 10/19/2011 9:43:31 AM

a wonderful MT image! #9747406

Emile Abbott level-deluxe 10/19/2011 10:11:01 AM

Thanks Tiia #9747500

Carol Eade level-deluxe 10/19/2011 5:48:29 PM

OMGosh, what a terrific find and image, Emile! #9749033

Emile Abbott level-deluxe 10/20/2011 6:36:26 AM

Thanks Carol #9750128

Patrick Rouzes level-deluxe 10/20/2011 8:41:47 AM

That is one amazing find, Emile, & you captured it perfectly, my friend! Clarity, colors, tones, textures & pov are fantastic! It would be hard to pass this without capturing a few shots! #9750325

Emile Abbott level-deluxe 10/21/2011 11:38:25 AM

Thanks Patrick. #9752681

Val Feldman level-deluxe 10/22/2011 1:23:32 PM

What an absolutely wonderful find! People know how to celebrate the Season with flair and fun in your area, Emile! Excellent color, details and textures in this happy little fella! (love the outstretched "arm") #9754700

Emile Abbott level-deluxe 10/22/2011 4:02:49 PM

Hi Val you were the only one to notice that perspective of the capture, Thanks #9755030

Jill Odice level-deluxe 10/24/2011 10:19:48 AM

Wow, great eye to spot this Emile :-) I hope whoever created it didn't get poked to bad :-) #9758959

Emile Abbott level-deluxe 10/24/2011 10:36:43 AM

Thanks Jill #9758990

Stan Kwasniowski level-deluxe 10/27/2011 9:25:25 PM

Emile, what a great fun shot #9767537

Heather Loewenhardt level-deluxe 11/1/2011 5:14:26 PM

Ok now this is pure creativity! I never would have considered this. #9777690

Stan Kwasniowski level-deluxe 11/16/2011 2:26:11 PM

Emile, congratulations #9808542

Emile Abbott level-deluxe 11/16/2011 2:30:57 PM

Thanks Stan and Heather #9808584

Heather Loewenhardt level-deluxe 11/16/2011 2:35:46 PM

Congrats on your finalist award Emile. I think this is so creative. #9808633

Phyllis A. Houghton level-deluxe 11/16/2011 3:09:42 PM

Congratulations on your unique and fun finalist. #9808900

Bobby Ray Goodman level-deluxe 11/16/2011 3:51:48 PM

A big congratulations my friend.WTG Emile!!!! #9809295

Phyllis Burchett level-deluxe 11/16/2011 4:36:24 PM

Congrats Emile on this wonderful finalist! #9809726

Patricia A. Coblentz level-deluxe 11/16/2011 9:04:47 PM

Ha Ha...this is great, Emile! Congratulations on your finalist! #9811166

Emile Abbott level-deluxe 11/17/2011 6:33:14 AM

Thanks Heather, Phyllis H., Bobby, Phyllis B, and Patricia. #9812666

Carla Capra level-deluxe 11/17/2011 8:48:16 AM

Great find, Emile.
Congratulations on this fun, fun Finalist.
;) CC #9813178

Val Feldman level-deluxe 11/17/2011 11:35:17 AM

So happy your wonderful find has a Silver attached, Emile! Congratulations and all the best in the upcoming round! (PS - I'm very far behind in visiting my BP friends but hope to get back on track soon - my Better Half surprised everyone with the news he's ready to retire NOW and not wait until April 2012 as we had planned...so we are in the massive bureaucratic throes of Social Security, Medicare, etc., etc...and Emile! The Best News??? We're staying in Austin!!!!!!!) #9813645

Tamara K. Walker level-deluxe 11/17/2011 12:19:25 PM

Congratulations! #9813794

Patrick Rouzes level-deluxe 11/17/2011 12:42:04 PM

Congratulations & good luck, my friend! WTG, Emile! #9813875

JO ANN CLEVELAND level-deluxe 11/17/2011 12:42:54 PM

Congratulations on your awesome Finalist Emile! I love this..

jo ann c. #9813877

Carol Eade level-deluxe 11/17/2011 4:20:09 PM

Congratulations on your terrific finalist, Emile! #9814686

Emile Abbott level-deluxe 11/18/2011 8:09:06 AM

Thanks Carla, Val, Tammy, Patrick, JO ANN, and Carol. #9816481

Allen O. Howard 11/19/2011 10:19:11 AM

Out and about with a camera and BINGO! A great find Emile!!!! Congratulations! #9818935

Emile Abbott level-deluxe 11/19/2011 1:31:28 PM

THANKS ALLEN #9819213

Husain Akhtar level-deluxe 11/25/2011 12:04:02 PM

Really beautiful - a well deserved finalist, doc!
Some community specific photos on my website www.husain2.webspace.virginmedia.com #9830192

Merna L. Nobile level-deluxe 12/3/2011 1:10:28 PM

Congratulations!
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
#9845719

Emile Abbott level-deluxe 12/4/2011 11:37:45 AM

Thanks Husain and Merna. #9847303

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Description

On one of my walks I spotted this Prickly Pear that had been carved like a Pumpkin for Halloween. Could not pass up the shot. MT

Exif: F Number: 5, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/125 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 100, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 105.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 5D

Uploaded on 10/18/2011 9:05:03 AM

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