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Liz Bullock level-classic 2/15/2012 9:44:04 AM

Great action shot! #1443509

Donna LaMattino Pagakis level-classic 2/15/2012 10:09:53 AM

Wow, impressive stop action and clarity Heather. Truly outstanding! #9983990

Gail P. Sullivan level-classic 2/15/2012 12:41:27 PM

Fantastic, Heather! #9984159

Mary Timman 2/15/2012 6:32:33 PM

Wow..fabulous action shot! #9984663

Bojan Bencic level-classic 3/7/2012 3:39:20 AM

WOW! Amazing photo, Heather. Congratulations on your POTD! #10026495

Marilyn Cornwell level-classic 3/7/2012 3:44:40 AM

Congratulations on POTD! #10026505

Nikki McDonald level-classic 3/7/2012 4:03:40 AM

A most handsome young man, by his expression and "pose" skilled and intent on the maneuver, caught at the peak moment of the action on a beautiful winter day -- fantastic capture, Heather. Congratulations on the POTD. #10026541

Joy Rector level-classic 3/7/2012 4:11:28 AM

congrats on the POTD #10026570

Joseph T. Pilonero level-classic 3/7/2012 4:15:21 AM

Wow! Great action shot. Your low POV makes it seem he is really high off the ground. And congratulations on POTD. TED #10026585

Bob D. Hall level-classic 3/7/2012 4:47:02 AM

Great, POV, framing, focus and timing, Heather!! #10026681

Daniella Puente level-classic 3/7/2012 4:54:26 AM

Fantastic! congrats :) #10026709

Avril Young level-classic 3/7/2012 4:58:57 AM

wow, outstanding!! a big congrats! #10026715

Katarina Mansson level-classic 3/7/2012 5:04:52 AM

Outstanding capture - wow!
Congratulations on the POTD! #10026737

Kathy Wesserling level-classic 3/7/2012 5:08:23 AM

Lively and alive! Terrific POTD, H! #10026742

Kathy Wesserling level-classic 3/7/2012 5:08:23 AM

Lively and alive! Terrific POTD, H! #10026743

Terry Cervi level-classic 3/7/2012 5:24:22 AM

Congrats on your awesome POTD, Heather! #10026769

Karen Celella level-classic 3/7/2012 5:37:46 AM

Congratulations on your exciting POTD, Heather! Fabulous action with great clarity and details! #10026789

Nancyj Hovey level-classic 3/7/2012 5:48:00 AM

Outstanding action capture...

C O N G R A T U L A T I O N S
on your very deserving POTD!
#10026802

JO ANN CLEVELAND level-classic 3/7/2012 6:02:56 AM

Way to go Heather!!

Big congrats on this awesome POTD!

jo ann c. #10026840

Kim Kleinschmidt level-classic 3/7/2012 6:26:37 AM

WOW! incredible capture! outstanding clarity! W2G on your POTD! #10026907

Linda L. Ruiz level-classic 3/7/2012 6:36:08 AM

congrats on your potd #10026926

Nancy L. Green level-classic 3/7/2012 6:40:57 AM

WOW Heather, this is AMAZING, WTG!!! <>< #10026938

Nancy Barnhart level-classic 3/7/2012 6:41:18 AM

Nice job Heather!!!!!!!!!!!!! #10026940

Sara B. Coffey level-classic 3/7/2012 7:07:56 AM

An incredible capture Heather! POV & clarity are superb! congratulations !
Sara #10026994

Cheryl Schneider level-classic 3/7/2012 7:21:02 AM

Great shot, Heather. Congrats on you POTD! #10027024

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic 3/7/2012 7:34:21 AM

Great action-capture with lovely background and the right pov, Heather. CONGRATZ on the POTD!

UB. #10027045

Maria Coulson level-classic 3/7/2012 8:33:31 AM

Great shot! Congratulations. #10027101

Lisa J. Boulden level-classic 3/7/2012 10:45:09 AM

Awesome, heather!
Congratz on your POTD!
~♥~Lisa #10027271

Meghan Gonski level-classic 3/7/2012 1:22:59 PM

hi heather, what metering mode did you use for this photo? #10027429

Ellen Hodges level-classic 3/7/2012 3:49:17 PM

Huge congrats on a fab POTD, Heather!! #10027575

Guy D. Biechele level-classic 3/7/2012 5:16:37 PM

Outstanding capture!! Congrats on your POTD, Heather. #10027692

Eivor Kuchta level-classic 3/8/2012 6:47:37 AM

I'm blown away by the wonderful clarity and excellent details in this action shot. Everything is just perfect, composition and exposure. Keeping in mind that it's a moving object you're dealing with, makes it even more impressive! Congratulations on your POTD! We'll probably see this image again! #10028526

Heather K. McFarland level-classic 3/8/2012 7:12:18 AM

Thanks so much everyone and BP! I used Aperture priorty for shutter and I use my 3D focus tracking mode with Lock on and Continuous focus mode for the shot Meghan! #10028552

Meghan Gonski level-classic 3/8/2012 3:11:23 PM

um I sort of meant which of center-weighted, evaluative or partial metering mode did you use #10029264

Heather K. McFarland level-classic 3/9/2012 10:56:35 AM

Sorry Meghan. That would be - 3D Color matrix metering II with the D300. Or full evaluative I guess. No spot or center weighted if thats what you mean!! #10030612

Sabrina Ryan level-classic 3/9/2012 2:15:03 PM

Wonderful capture, Heather #10030783

Meghan Gonski level-classic 3/9/2012 6:15:13 PM

yup awesome that's what I guessed or centerweighed was my second.i always like to ask :) #10031033

Meghan Gonski level-classic 3/9/2012 6:21:10 PM

oh also forgot to ask, does this have a tiny bit HDR applied to it? #10031036

Richard D. Love level-classic 3/19/2012 7:25:27 AM

Congratulations, Heather. Great timing and effects!

Rick #10044659

Heather K. McFarland level-classic 3/20/2012 9:14:30 AM

Yes it does have a bit of HDR Meghan. I did a psuedo HDR using one image and Photomatix software. #10046364

Meghan Gonski level-classic 3/20/2012 3:42:47 PM

hahaha cool! I knew it! :D
thx for writing back :) #10046743

JO ANN CLEVELAND level-classic 3/26/2012 7:08:12 AM

Congratulations on this outstanding finalist Heather, you are on a role girl...this is really awesome!

jo ann c. #10056971

Eivor Kuchta level-classic 3/26/2012 1:48:01 PM

Great to see this image among the finalists, Heather! I'm sure it will go one step further. Congratulations on your finalist! #10058501

Phyllis Burchett level-classic 3/26/2012 6:50:21 PM

Congrats on this wonderful finalist! #10059480

Merna L. Nobile level-classic 3/26/2012 7:41:02 PM


What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.
Congratulations! Merna

#10059715

Allen O. Howard 3/27/2012 8:56:08 AM

Super, SUPER capture Heather! Congratulations! #10061130

Guy D. Biechele level-classic 3/27/2012 11:06:16 AM

Congratulations, Heather!! #10061356

Merna L. Nobile level-classic 4/2/2012 11:59:33 PM

Winning The Gold, The Photo of the Day and also the “Grand Prize” is such an honor after days of taking photographs and doing your best to present them in a professional way, you realize that it is well worth it, and to graciously share them with us.
Thank you and Congratulations. Merna #10072987

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