Early Morning Walk #3

© John Connolly

Early Morning Walk #3

Bobby Ray Goodman Student 12/30/2011 11:18:30 AM

I like you walk better than the one I had yesterday.Hi John,Wonderful sunrise.Really like the reflection!!!! #1433328

Tammy M. Anderson 12/30/2011 11:25:27 AM

Fabulous colors and beautiful capture, JOhn. You have a wonderful place to walk. #9893659

Mike Clime 12/30/2011 11:29:29 AM

I think I am enjoying your walks just as much as your are, John! This is beautiful! #9893669

Tiia Vissak 12/30/2011 11:53:09 AM

great tones, light & reflections! #9893710

Debbie Bray 12/30/2011 11:58:49 AM

Sooo pretty, John!! #9893718

Monnie Ryan 12/30/2011 11:59:33 AM

Sure wish I had access to such beautiful places to walk - this is gorgeous, John! #9893720

Marijana Fajgl 12/30/2011 12:40:38 PM

Fantastic serene morning capture, John! Love it. #9893788

Tammy Espino 12/30/2011 12:42:47 PM

Looks like a peaceful and beautiful walk :) #9893793

Hendrik Storme 12/30/2011 1:49:11 PM

Great feeling of a morning with wonderful colors!!! #9893872

Leslie McLain 12/30/2011 2:09:55 PM

Stunning sunrise capture, John. #9893882

Amalia Sylvia Arriaga Salinas 12/30/2011 2:51:30 PM

Beautiful composition and soft colors John!,
Amalia #9893914

Wm Nosal 12/30/2011 3:05:23 PM

Beautiful Shot, John! #9893932

Barbara Waldoch 12/30/2011 3:09:48 PM

Glorious colours, John!
#9893940

Ian M. Hill 12/30/2011 3:52:04 PM

Love the colours John,glorious comp too,a winner in my view. #9893990

Nadia Paul 12/30/2011 3:58:38 PM

Brings such a feeling of quietude John - utterly gorgeous my friend! #9893999

Gail Vitikacs 12/30/2011 4:46:28 PM

A favorite time of day for me...and your capture is gorgeous! #9894033

Carol L. Fowler 12/30/2011 4:55:44 PM

Gorgeous scene- pretty colors and silhouettes #9894059

Ray Thoms 12/30/2011 7:50:02 PM

Great image John...the magic hour!!! #9894217

Patrick Rouzes 12/30/2011 7:51:09 PM

John, your colors, tones, morning light, reflections, perspective & mood are exceptional, my friend! WInner in my book & good luck with this! #9894218

Kirsten Kiki Kjaer 12/31/2011 4:55:13 AM

Patrick just said what I wanted to say, John :)
It is simply amazing!!! Look at those colors. And the mood is fantastic.
I wish all the best in the New Year for you and your family. #9894563

Douglas Perry 12/31/2011 6:29:10 AM

Just love this one John. Happy New Year #9894724

Nancy L. Green 12/31/2011 7:30:27 AM

I wish I weren't such a night owl, there really is something magical about early morning lighting, WTG dear friend!! <>< #9894803

John Connolly 12/31/2011 10:56:38 AM

Thank you all for your kind remarks and thoughts on this image, they are appreciated!

I trusy you all have a very Happy and healthy New Year! #9895064

Louisa Hancock 12/31/2011 3:32:17 PM

Wish you lived nearby I would join you on your walks you come across some stunning scenes #9895553

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna 12/31/2011 5:21:45 PM

Wonderfully beautiful, John! :-) k #9895682

John Connolly 1/1/2012 12:52:29 PM

Thanks so much Louisa and Kitty! #9896901

Patricia A. Coblentz 1/2/2012 2:47:02 PM

Your morning walks always yield the most beautiful images, John, and this is no exception. Love the still quiet, soft colors, and silhouetted trees.

Happy New Year to you and yours! #9898861

Sabrina Ryan 1/2/2012 5:29:37 PM

Gorgeous capture, John! #9899075

JO ANN CLEVELAND 1/3/2012 8:59:17 AM

Sooo pretty John, love the vertical capture and the beautiful colors..

jo ann c. #9899935

John Connolly 1/3/2012 12:14:35 PM

Many thanks Patricia, Sabrina and Jo Ann for your thoughts on this image, they are appreciated! #9900168

Kathy Salerni 1/3/2012 1:40:25 PM

Beautiful early morning sunrise, great comp and love the silhouetted trees, John! #9900286

John Connolly 1/4/2012 12:51:22 PM

Thanks a lot Kathy! It sure is a beautiful place to visit! #9901960

Julie Burnett 1/11/2012 5:05:21 AM

Gorgeous, John, the colors and composition are awesome!! #9914358

Marilyn K. Lincecum 1/12/2012 9:25:29 PM

Excellant POV...wonderful light, color and love the silhouetted tree. #9917357

Crystal Young 1/14/2012 7:39:28 PM

Beautiful colors and I love the silhouette of the tree! Great composition too! It's like a painting. You've got some really nice scenery shots in your gallery! #9920533

Tammy Espino 1/24/2012 1:56:41 PM

Let me be the first to congratulate you on this awesome finalist! :) #9939441

Marijana Fajgl 1/24/2012 2:00:37 PM

Big congratulations on your wonderful finalist, John! #9939454

Stan Kwasniowski 1/24/2012 2:13:49 PM

John, congratulations, beautiful, wish you well #9939536

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna 1/24/2012 2:17:32 PM

WTG on your finalist, John! :-) k #9939572

Doug Pignet 1/24/2012 2:19:06 PM

Congrats...well done #9939586

Phyllis Burchett 1/24/2012 2:20:19 PM

Congrats on this wonderful finalist John! #9939606

Terry Cervi 1/24/2012 2:21:50 PM

Congrats on your stunning finalist, John!! #9939630

Tammy M. Anderson 1/24/2012 2:50:41 PM

Congrats on a beautiful finalist, John. #9939942

Joannie M. Bertucci 1/24/2012 3:04:17 PM

Two in a row, wow! Congratulations John, the composition, silhouette and lighting are just beautiful! #9940040

Agnes Fegan 1/24/2012 3:36:10 PM

A beautiful finalist ... congrats! #9940277

Bobby Ray Goodman 1/24/2012 3:41:34 PM

Hi John,A big Congratulations.Beautiful finalist!!!! #9940321

Carolyn McIntosh 1/24/2012 3:47:39 PM

Congratulations . . this is such a gorgeous photo and so peaceful. #9940377

JO ANN CLEVELAND 1/24/2012 4:01:36 PM

I see your walk paid off!

Congratulations on this outstanding finalist John!

jo ann c. #9940506

Emile Abbott 1/24/2012 4:10:32 PM

Congrats John well deserved. #9940571

Renee Doyle 1/24/2012 4:12:14 PM

Congratulations on this beautiful finalist John!! #9940588

Judy V. Kennamer 1/24/2012 4:25:53 PM

Congratulations on your beautiful Finalist John!!!! #9940705

Larry L. Redmon 1/24/2012 4:39:28 PM

Congratulations, John! #9940846

Carol L. Fowler 1/24/2012 4:43:34 PM

Congrats on this wonderful Finalist! #9940893

Laura E. Swan 1/24/2012 5:05:31 PM

On This Wonderful Capture Of The Calm and Beautiful Morning on your wonderful walk. I'm so happy for you, brother, that it went Finalist!

Yippeeeeeeeee!!!!!!!!! #9941117

Barbara Waldoch 1/24/2012 5:12:28 PM

Congratulations on your beautiful Finalists, John! #9941216

Lorna Shutter 1/24/2012 5:29:13 PM

Woo Hoo!!! CONGRATULATIONS on your Finalist Award for this stunning image, John!!!!! WTG!!! ... and Good Luck in the next round!!! :)
Photobucket #9941395

Kaye Burazin 1/24/2012 5:36:14 PM

a heartfelt congrats John #9941451

Randy D. Dinkins 1/24/2012 5:43:20 PM

Beautiful shot, big congrats John. #9941511

Heather Loewenhardt 1/24/2012 6:21:22 PM

Beautiful lighting and framing John. Best of luck in the next round. #9941934

Martha R. Mazon 1/24/2012 6:21:47 PM

Congrats on this beautiful Finalist, John! The soft tones and undulating lines are simply lovely. #9941940

Patrick Rouzes 1/24/2012 7:26:47 PM

Hey, John, delighted to see this incredible Finalist, aggain, my friend! CONGRATULATIONS & good luck! #9942497

Ellen Hodges 1/24/2012 7:29:09 PM

Huge congrats, John, on your fabulous finalists! Very best luck in the next round!!! Stunning and gorgeous!!! #9942514

Mariann Kovats 1/24/2012 7:29:54 PM

Gorgeous capture and colors! Huge congrats on your finalist, John,I am not surprised at all! I Hope to see it again! #9942516

Phyllis A. Houghton 1/24/2012 8:23:04 PM

Tranquil and very beautiful. Congratulations on your fantastic finalist John. #9942776

Karen Bacon 1/24/2012 9:09:19 PM

congrats on this great finalist John! #9942952

Ian M. Hill 1/24/2012 9:12:11 PM

So happy to see this John,big congrats! #9942960

Denny E. Barnes 1/24/2012 9:12:36 PM

Big Congratulations, John on your beautiful and well deserved finalist! #9942963

Allen O. Howard 1/24/2012 9:18:17 PM

A terrific vertical composition John! The colors and details are great. A truly beautiful scene. Congratulations!!! #9942988

Stefania Barbier 1/25/2012 12:28:34 AM

love those colors... congratulations!!! #9943367

Pat and Graham Robards 1/25/2012 3:28:35 AM

Well done John, congratulations!

Pat #9943775

Hendrik Storme 1/25/2012 3:43:44 AM

Great finalist!!!! #9943806

Nancyj Hovey 1/25/2012 6:36:53 AM

C O N G R A T U L A T I O N S
on your very deserving FINALIST! 8o) #9944483

Boyd L. Alexander 1/25/2012 6:47:51 AM

Congratulations on this wonderful finalist John! #9944516

isabel C. Zepeda 1/25/2012 7:54:18 AM

John

A big CONGRATULATIONS :)

Ysa... #9944715

Tiia Vissak 1/25/2012 8:06:56 AM

Congratulations! #9944753

Inge Linden 1/25/2012 11:32:46 AM

A beautiful finalist congrats! #9945241

Jack Ryan 1/25/2012 12:08:03 PM

A personal favorite of mine...and a very deserving finalist. Congratulations, John. #9945377

Amanda J. Tanner 1/25/2012 1:51:48 PM

A very beautiful scene and Congratulations on this wonderful finalist John! #9945575

Linda A. Braddock 1/25/2012 2:47:14 PM

John, Congratulations on this beautiful Finalist!! #9945740

Wm Nosal 1/25/2012 3:46:05 PM

Beauty, John!
Congratulations #9946073

Tamara K. Walker 1/25/2012 4:23:02 PM

Those morning walks sure pay off, congratulations! #9946186

Stan J. Bendkowski 1/25/2012 10:22:17 PM

Congratulations on your wonderful finalist, John. Happy Australia Day! #9946985

Stephen Zacker 1/26/2012 3:36:38 AM

Like the way you included the tree and those pastel colors. Congratulations #9947354

Rita Jane Smith 1/26/2012 6:28:11 AM

Congratulations John! Wonderful photo!!! #9947684

Merna L. Nobile 1/26/2012 11:12:25 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 #9948234

Keith L. Clayton 1/26/2012 5:06:39 PM

This is so well composed John!! I really enjoy this image. Great job! Many congrats!! #9948914

Husain Akhtar 1/26/2012 10:50:04 PM

Truly well deserved finalist! Congratulations, John! #9949322

Kirsten Kiki Kjaer 1/27/2012 11:38:41 AM

Of course the judges loved this one, John. I do too. Congratulations. #9950624

John Connolly 1/27/2012 12:51:59 PM

Thank you all for your wonderful comments, I do appreciate them! #9950846

Julie Burnett 1/27/2012 3:48:00 PM

Congratulations on this well deserved finalist, John!! (Wish it had gone further!) #9951129

Tony Ebben 1/27/2012 6:50:45 PM

Congratulations on your wonderful finalist, John. Not a bad area to wander around eh!! #9951433

John Connolly 1/28/2012 1:35:42 PM

Thanks so much Julie and Tony! #9952575

Phillip R. Connolly 1/30/2012 11:55:30 AM

Another excellent finalist John. Very nicely captured. Wouldn't it be nice to be there now!

Phil #9955810

Marilyn K. Lincecum 1/31/2012 10:44:17 PM

Congratulations John on a well deserved finalist!! #9958438

Deborah C. Lewinson 2/12/2012 7:57:47 PM

Congratulations, John, on you stunning finalist!

Awesome colors, comp, and scene!
Debby #9979720

Erika G. Gossett 2/22/2012 2:51:45 PM

This is gorgeous, John! Great lighting and reflections...love it! Congratulations on your wonderful Finalist, John! #9996520

Pat and Graham Robards 2/22/2012 3:31:17 PM

Congratulations John, hope to see this again, awsome dawn shot.

Pat #9996585


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Description

This is another scene I came across, as I was wandering along the shores of Lake Cathie just after sunrise.
Captured around 6.15 A.M. at 1/125th f6.3 and ISO-250.


Exif: F Number: 6.3, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/125 seconds, Flash: did not fire., ISO: 250, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 21.00 mm, Model: NIKON D80

Uploaded on 12/30/2011 11:15:39 AM

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Camera: Nikon D80 Digital SLR Camera

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