Promenade of the Cranes

© Priscilla J. Burgers

Promenade of the Cranes

Nikki McDonald level-classic 1/24/2012 2:46:35 PM

So happy to be the first to congratulate you on this Finalist, Priscilla. I love the line of cranes marching across the frame, the pair of eagles, the layers of light and color. I hope and believe this will go on. #1438773

Heather Loewenhardt level-classic 1/24/2012 7:00:48 PM

Wow simply amazing!!! How lucky for you to be there to capture this. Congrats on your finalist award. Good luck in the next round. #9942329

The Judges at level-classic 1/25/2012 5:30:42 AM

Fun repetition and juxtaposition of species #9944225

Kimber Wallwork-Heineman level-classic 1/25/2012 11:50:38 AM

I know where this is - I was there last week.
Congratulations! #9945318

Nikki McDonald level-classic 1/25/2012 3:15:07 PM

What did I tell you :) Grinning big, I am. Congratulations on the win, Priscilla. #9945935

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic 1/25/2012 8:07:15 PM

Huge CONGRATZ on a well deserved Second Place Gold winner, Priscilla!!!

UB. #9946777

Rona L. Schwarz 1/25/2012 8:40:18 PM

WTG, Priscilla! I am thrilled for you - I knew this had winner potential the first time I saw it :) so I'm also grinning big! A spectacular image in every respect HUGE CONGRATULATIONS! #9946843

Stan J. Bendkowski level-classic 1/25/2012 10:53:33 PM

Congratulations on your fantastic winner, Priscilla! #9947014

Kathryn Wesserling level-classic 1/26/2012 4:13:18 PM

Wonderful scene. I love the 'largeness' of it, while the Cranes remain the 'stars'. Congratulations, Priscilla. #9948787

Larry L. Redmon level-classic 1/26/2012 8:01:45 PM

Congratulations, Priscilla! Love the horizontal lines in this! #9949120

Amanda D. Austwick level-classic 1/26/2012 8:13:04 PM

Lovely image, and Congratulations on your GOLD WIN!!! #9949142

Joannie Bertucci level-classic 1/28/2012 10:54:21 AM

Now this is a nature image! Congratulations on your very well deserved gold badge Priscilla! #9952352

Merna L. Nobile 1/29/2012 11:09:37 AM

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 #9953863

Summer A. Kozisek 2/2/2012 9:18:27 PM

Fantastic capture, congratulations on your well deserved gold!! #9962284

Laura Greene 2/21/2012 10:34:16 AM

Priscilla, Congratulations on the wonderful photo and award! Well earned. #9994418

Nikki McDonald level-classic 5/4/2012 7:18:15 PM

Congratulations on the win here and in your local fair - Best in Class is quite a coup! So very pleased for you and I'll bet it looks amazing on canvas. #10123362

Phyllis H. Burchett 11/23/2012 6:21:28 PM

Wonderful capture from Bosque and use of textures Priscilla! #10430816

Priscilla J. Burgers 11/23/2012 6:25:04 PM

Thank you, Phyllis. #10430823

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A pair of bald eagles watch as sandhill cranes ready for their early morning flight to the farm fields.
Bosque del Apache National Wildlife Refuge, NM, December, 2009
Texture applied.
Received Best of Class (Amateur Photography) Award at 2012 Verde Valley Fair.
Thank you to members of Friends For Finer Photography, a BP club, for help with this image.

Exif: F Number: 6.3, Exposure Bias Value: -1.30, ExposureTime: 1/1000 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 160, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 210.00 mm, Model: DSLR-A100

Uploaded on 12/18/2011 1:47:20 PM All Time Best Photo Contest Staff Favorite Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner

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