Morning at Marmo

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Morning at Marmo

Nancy Marie Ricketts Student 11/4/2011 7:35:51 PM

Mike: Beautiful capture-wonderful POV, color, detail and reflections. Looks like a winner to me. Right into my faves! WTG! #1420620

Mariann Kovats 11/4/2011 9:30:13 PM

Gorgeous colors, reflection and wonderful POV, Mike! #9784663

Cathy Kovarik 11/4/2011 9:46:29 PM

Breath taking capture Mike! #9784671

Chris Schlosser 11/5/2011 6:41:57 AM

Just beautiful Mike! Love everything about it! #9785242

Kevin OToole 11/5/2011 7:04:32 AM

Excellent photograph, Mike. #9785278

Mike Umbreit 11/5/2011 3:34:58 PM

Thanks so much! It was a great day to take off of work and get out and shoot!

:-) #9785952

Christopher J. Budny 11/5/2011 3:35:13 PM

Wow, Mike! Stunning capture! #9785953

Mike Umbreit 11/5/2011 3:37:43 PM

Thanks Chris! #9785960

Donna LaMattino Pagakis 11/5/2011 4:00:52 PM

Beyond gorgeous, the reflections and light are AMAZING!!! #9785999

Lindley Johnson 11/6/2011 12:24:21 PM

Spectacular color and light, Mike! Love the composition of this beauty, as well. #9787494

Mike Umbreit 11/12/2011 5:08:55 PM

Donna and Lindley - Thanks to each of you! - Mike #9800745

Leslie McLain 11/13/2011 4:13:58 PM

Beautiful capture and sunrise colors, Mike. #9802360

Mike Umbreit 11/18/2011 1:00:16 PM

Leslie - Thank You!! - Mike #9817054

Nikki McDonald 2/26/2012 4:18:41 PM

Glorious color and light and a most worthy winner, Mike. Congratulations on the finalist and good luck in the next round. #10003445

Nancyj Hovey 2/26/2012 7:02:36 PM

C O N G R A T U L A T I O N S
on your very deserving FINALIST! 8o) #10004715

Usman M. Bajwa 2/26/2012 9:13:52 PM

Wonderful light colors and reflections, Mike. CONGRATULATIONS!!!!

UB. #10005439

Stefania Barbier 2/27/2012 2:19:20 AM

WOW! congratulations!!! #10005999

The Judges at BetterPhoto.com 2/27/2012 6:26:08 AM

Wow! #10006566

Lindley Johnson 2/27/2012 8:14:46 AM

I still love this gorgeous image, Mike. Congratulations on your outstanding finalist! #10007029

The Judges at BetterPhoto.com 2/27/2012 8:23:00 AM

Great mirror-like reflections. #10007075

Jeff W. Robinson 2/27/2012 9:55:49 AM

Congrats Mike on this Beautiful Finalist! #10007680

Bojan Bencic 2/27/2012 10:04:49 AM

Fantastic. Congratulations on your finalist, Mike. #10007738

Dave Montero 2/27/2012 12:46:12 PM

Congratulations on your finalist selection Mike! Great reflection. #10008314

Merna L. Nobile 2/27/2012 1:20:38 PM

CONGRATULATIONS! Itís great to know you have something new to smile about and a special reason to be proud.
Merna
#10008498

JO ANN CLEVELAND 2/27/2012 1:29:01 PM

What an amazing finalist Mike!

Big congratulations!

jo ann c. #10008538

Tamara K. Walker 2/27/2012 10:36:06 PM

Very beautiful, congratulations! #10010015

Eivor Kuchta 2/28/2012 6:41:57 AM

Wonderful colors! Congratulations on your finalist, Mike! #10010877

Christopher J. Budny 2/28/2012 8:29:31 AM

Congratulations Mike! #10011278

Mary K. Robison 3/9/2012 3:17:57 AM

Spectacular reflection shot, Mike!
Congratulations on your very well earned POTD! (Congrats on its finalist award as well.) #10029920

Katarina Mansson 3/9/2012 3:38:00 AM

Congratulations on your beautiful POTD Mike! Such a serene and perfectly captured scene. #10029968

Patricia A. Coblentz 3/9/2012 3:43:33 AM

Simply magical, Mike!! Congratulations on your POTD! #10029982

Melinda F. Schneider 3/9/2012 3:45:05 AM

Beautiful image, Mike! Congrats on the double honor!! #10029990

Marilyn Cornwell 3/9/2012 3:47:41 AM

Double congratulations - and particularly on POTD! #10029994

Stefania Barbier 3/9/2012 3:50:30 AM

superb... huge congrats on your POTD! #10029998

Usman M. Bajwa 3/9/2012 4:01:25 AM

Always loved this one, Mike. CONGRATZ on the POTD!

UB. #10030031

Joy Rector 3/9/2012 4:02:35 AM

congrats on the POTD #10030034

Leslie McLain 3/9/2012 4:19:09 AM

Congrats on a stunning POTD, Mike. #10030086

Richard M. Waas 3/9/2012 4:39:23 AM

Congrats on a beautiful image and a well deserved POTD!! #10030135

Carol Flisak 3/9/2012 5:04:22 AM

Gorgeous image, Mike... beautiful comp, colors, details and reflections! Congrats on your POTD! #10030192

Joseph T. Pilonero 3/9/2012 5:07:29 AM

Great moment of magical light, nicely framed for balance and super reflections of those wonderful clouds you caught. Lovely. Congratulations on both POTD and Finalist. TED #10030196

Roger S. Moore 3/9/2012 5:13:53 AM

Beautiful shot. Congrats on your photo of the day! #10030219

JO ANN CLEVELAND 3/9/2012 5:34:50 AM

Absolutely gorgeous Mike, congrats on the POTD too!

jo ann c. #10030255

Christopher J. Budny 3/9/2012 5:41:43 AM

Congratulations, Mike! #10030267

Nikki McDonald 3/9/2012 5:53:27 AM

It's always a pleasure to see one of your images from this beautiful place and I particularly love the early morning light as in this one. Congratulations on the finalist and the POTD. #10030277

Mary Beth Aiello 3/9/2012 5:58:17 AM

What a BEAUTIFUL morning, Mike. Just spectacular. Huge congrats on your finalist and POTD. Love it. #10030284

Julianne Bradford 3/9/2012 6:20:33 AM

What a magnificent capture Mike. Congratulations on this beautiful finalist and POTD! #10030313

David Phalen 3/9/2012 6:23:14 AM

BIG Congrats on a beautiful POTD!! #10030316

Jean E. Hildebrant 3/9/2012 6:25:00 AM

way to go, Mike!! Beautiful! #10030320

Judy V. Kennamer 3/9/2012 6:40:14 AM

Congrats Mike!!! Gorgeous!!!!!
#10030345

Cathy Barrows 3/9/2012 6:41:34 AM

Congrats on your gorgeous POTD #10030347

Lana Arcemont 3/9/2012 6:43:59 AM

Congrats! I can see why this was chosen POTD. Excellent reflection, clarity and POV. #10030350

Amanda D. Austwick 3/9/2012 6:51:17 AM

Gorgeous image Mike,just love those reflections. Congratulations on your POTD and Finalist!!! #10030366

Deborah C. Lewinson 3/9/2012 7:01:00 AM

Stunning image, Mike! Congratulations on your POTD and Finalist!

Debby #10030378

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna 3/9/2012 7:01:06 AM

WTG on this gorgeous POTD, Mike! :-) k #10030380

Nancyj Hovey 3/9/2012 7:29:36 AM

C O N G R A T U L A T I O N S
on your very deserving POTD...

Outstanding reflection, color, clarity, with a perfect presentation! 8o) #10030414

Nancyj Hovey 3/9/2012 7:29:37 AM

C O N G R A T U L A T I O N S
on your very deserving POTD...

Outstanding reflection, color, clarity, with a perfect presentation! 8o) #10030415

Karen E. Baumann 3/9/2012 7:33:01 AM

Beautiful Mike!!! It would be easy to be inspired by this setting and your image will imprint that moment forever! Congratulations on your finalist, from last month and your POTD today!!! #10030425

Anita N. Hogue 3/9/2012 7:33:20 AM

An absolutely gorgeous POTD! Congratulations, Mike! #10030427

Gary Sanchez 3/9/2012 7:40:35 AM

You really nailed this one. Everything is very sharp and the beautiful mist id dramatic but doesn't interfere with the sharpness and clarity. Wonderful composition. #10030435

Kim Kleinschmidt 3/9/2012 8:41:22 AM

Incredible capture!
Simply amazing!
Congrats on your POTD! #10030493

Alison Greenwood 3/9/2012 8:46:58 AM

Beautiful :o) #10030496

Rona L. Schwarz 3/9/2012 9:07:15 AM

WOW! A spectacular and brilliant capture, Mike! The reflections, colors, and clarity are out of this world gorgeous! Sorry I missed the Finalist but super congratulations on this outstanding POTD! #10030510

Bojan Bencic 3/9/2012 9:11:47 AM

Congratulations again, Mike. So nice to see this one again. #10030516

Lisa J. Boulden 3/9/2012 9:37:20 AM

Such a lovely scene!
Congratulations, Mike!
~♥~Lisa #10030539

Sheila Faryna 3/9/2012 10:21:37 AM

Mike - Simply beautiful. Congratulations. #10030588

Chuck Bruton 3/9/2012 10:39:56 AM

Mike, congratulations on a great image
Finalist and POTD ! #10030601

Bunny Snow 3/9/2012 11:14:25 AM

Glorious color, tonality, composition, details and reflection. What a wonderful creation to be etched in my mind. This has staying power and I hope we'll see it again.

Congratulations, Mike, on your Finalist and POTD!!! #10030625

Lisa B. North 3/9/2012 1:01:01 PM

What a treat seeing this today! Stunning! Congrats to you on your win and POTD! #10030735

Bob J. Boehm 3/9/2012 1:01:08 PM

Beautiful, Congratulations. I'll have to check this location out, not too far from me. Again, congratulation, this is stunning. #10030736

John Connolly 3/9/2012 1:10:28 PM

Congratulations on your POTD, Mike! That lake is one huge mirror! #10030742

Jeff W. Robinson 3/9/2012 2:05:45 PM

Congrats Mike on this beautifully captured POTD! #10030770

Michele Peterson 3/9/2012 2:10:22 PM

WOW, this is just fabulously beautiful, Mike! So happy to see it get a POTD today!! BIG congratulations!! #10030775

PATRICIA A. CASEY 3/9/2012 3:24:20 PM

Lovely Reflections.....congratulations on POTD Mike! Cheers !!! #10030881

Cindy Bendush 3/9/2012 3:42:32 PM

Gorgeous POTD - Congratulations! #10030904

Ellen Hodges 3/9/2012 3:48:17 PM

Huge congrats on a fabulous POTD, Mike!!! #10030910

Mike Umbreit 3/9/2012 7:12:30 PM

Thanks so much for all of the very kind comments! I truly appreciate each and every one! - Mike #10031057

Evy Johansen 3/9/2012 7:27:13 PM

Very, very beautiful, Mike! Wonderful reflection and beautiful colors! Nice framed! Congratulations on your POTD! #10031074

Jeffrey R. Bange 3/9/2012 8:38:03 PM

Congratulations Mike on a well deserved POTD. #10031174

Cesar J. La Rosa 3/9/2012 9:29:47 PM

A BEAUTIFUL photograph, Mike. Congratulations on this very well-deserved POTD!!!
Cesar #10031227

Ralph E. Jostes 3/10/2012 4:39:01 AM

Congratulations Mike on this wonderful POTD. It's one of the most beautiful photographs I have ever seen! #10031526

Guy D. Biechele 3/10/2012 7:29:43 PM

Gorgeous work!! Congratulations. #10032506

Anne McKinnell 3/11/2012 12:09:20 PM

A peaceful image with great colours! Congrats on your POTD! #10033139

Carmen GUTIERREZ 3/12/2012 6:14:01 AM

I really love this picture : soft, well composed, with a great reflection ...
I hope that I could be similar pictures one day. Congratulations ! #10034452

Eivor Kuchta 3/12/2012 2:06:53 PM

Beautiful reflection and colors! Congratulations on your POTD! #10035060

Richard D. Love 3/19/2012 7:36:28 AM

Congratulations, Mike. Beautiful colors and reflections!

Rick #10044678

Mike Umbreit 4/3/2012 6:04:21 PM

Thanks so much!! #10074097

Sabrina Ryan 4/25/2012 10:25:20 AM

Beautiful capture, Mike! #10108926

Mike Umbreit 5/3/2012 6:34:35 PM

Thanks Sabrina! #10121679

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The Morton Arboretum
Lisle - Illinois - USA

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Exif: F Number: 8, ExposureTime: 12500/100000 seconds, ISO: 100, FocalLength: 17.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 5D Mark II

Uploaded on 11/4/2011 6:33:56 PM

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