Icy Reflection Wide View

© Tom Schmitt

Icy Reflection Wide View

Sandra Freyler 9/25/2005 9:55:04 AM

Beautiful! Wonderful image! #316217

Colette M. Metcalf 9/25/2005 12:18:04 PM

This is beautiful!! #1882375

Kevin Lings 9/25/2005 12:31:31 PM

Wow, excellent #1882459

Marc A. Bailey 9/26/2005 10:46:46 AM

spectacular winter landscape, Tom, the colours you have captured are quite amazing! #1886657

Peter Falvo 10/11/2005 1:05:39 PM

Great photo Tom the reflection coming off the water looks like glass. #1941531

Daniel G. Flocke 10/21/2005 8:09:01 AM

Tom - This is a superb image!! Congatulations on being a finalist, good luck next round.

Daniel #1977537

Karen Rahlf 10/21/2005 5:18:27 PM

Wow! This is such a beautiful scene. Congrats on being a finalist. #1980813

KHAWLA Haddad 10/23/2005 11:56:46 AM

CONGRATULATIONS On wonderful Winner!!!! #1988594

Cathy M. Gromball 10/23/2005 7:25:30 PM

Congratulations, Tom!

Cathy :) #1990077

Evy Johansen 10/23/2005 7:31:41 PM

Awesome image, Tom! Congratulations on your well deserved win! #1990108

Tom Schmitt 10/23/2005 9:09:32 PM

Thank you all! I felt honored enough just to have my image included with all of those great finalists! #1990460

Janine White 10/23/2005 9:31:46 PM

Simply Breathtaking!!!
Congrats on your finalist and now a well deserved second place.

Janine. #1990526

Donna La Mattino Pagakis 10/23/2005 10:39:18 PM

WOW, impressive!!!!! Congratulations!! #1990613

Donna W. Neal 10/24/2005 5:23:36 PM

Beautiful and congratulations on your win Tom #1994766

Bill Houghton 10/26/2005 6:32:49 AM

Congratulations on your beautiful winning photo. #2000239

Ed Heaton 10/26/2005 5:07:21 PM

Well done Tom :-) Congrats! #2002050

Shari Travison 10/26/2005 5:10:05 PM

Awesome winter shot! Love the beautiful blue pond's shape and the reflection. Congrats! #2002056

Murry Grigsby 10/29/2005 6:30:31 AM

Terrific winter image Tom! I really like your design and exposure to keep the snow and frost bright white. Congratulations on your win!! #2010921

Jen 11/6/2005 9:12:05 AM

This is so gorgeous!! Great shot #2041234

Christopher Budny 11/22/2005 3:35:22 AM

What a beauty! The blues are beautiful, and the scene is, too! You can feel the crispness in the air... #2105223

Corinne M. Thompson 11/22/2005 9:33:19 PM

This is picture perfect! Belated congratulations on your win! #2108879

Lori Carlson 11/25/2005 12:49:03 PM

Congratulations Tom!! :0) #2119728

Lisa B. North 9/23/2008 3:44:11 PM

What a stunner! And it looks great with the black gallery background! Colors are fantastic! Lisa #6500525

Tom Schmitt 9/23/2008 6:52:35 PM

Thanks Lisa, this is one of my old favorites! I've walked along these ponds on many winter mornings since then, but I haven't seen it like this since that day! #6501819

Christine Pentecost 11/9/2009 12:02:17 PM

Wow, this is just gorgeous! #8117235

Tom Schmitt 11/9/2009 1:26:00 PM

Thank you Christine! #8117383

Cynthia j. Lesley 5/16/2016 12:40:28 PM

Wonderful capture and stunning photo! congrad! #11474954

Lori Carlson 6/11/2016 6:11:50 AM

Remains a stunning shot!! Congrats on your All Time Favorite award!! =D

Tom Schmitt 6/13/2016 10:44:32 PM

Cynthia and Lori, thank you for your comments! #11484800

Tom Schmitt 6/13/2016 10:45:05 PM

Cynthia and Lori, thank you for your comments! #11484801

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Fountain Creek Valley Park north of Fountain, CO (wider view). I enjoyed the the S-shaped opening in the ice cover, and the reflections of the frosted trees. Tripod-mounted Mamiya 7, 80mm lens, 1/4 second, f/22. Velvia 100F. Cropped and adjusted levels and saturation in Photoshop.

Uploaded on 9/25/2005 9:34:55 AM

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Camera: Mamiya 7 Medium Format Camera

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

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