The Wheel...invented circa 4000 BC

© Phyllis Burchett

The Wheel...invented circa 4000 BC

Kathy Salerni level-deluxe 6/15/2012 7:45:36 PM

Wow, just a beautiful POV and focus! I love this capture of Bodie, Phyllis! #1469346

Linda L. Ruiz level-deluxe 6/15/2012 9:10:55 PM

Awesome sky and pov. Love Bodie. #10182036

Leslie McLain level-deluxe 6/16/2012 5:49:32 AM

Stunning capture and perspective, Phyllis. #10182393

Usman M. Bajwa level-deluxe 6/16/2012 12:59:00 PM

LOOK AT THAT POV AND A PERFECT IMAGE FOR THE THEME. First Place, Phyllis, first place.....well at least IMHO ;) FAVED!!

UB. #10182822

Michael Howe level-deluxe 6/18/2012 9:27:30 PM

Beautiful perspective,Phyllis...great shot!!! #10187455

Terry Cervi level-deluxe 6/19/2012 9:13:07 PM

Fantastic composition and a beautiful capture, Phyllis!! Superb work! #10190697

Cindy Bendush level-deluxe 6/24/2012 1:11:37 AM

Cool find and excellent image - love your POV! #10197457

Judy V. Kennamer level-deluxe 7/30/2012 12:14:00 PM

Gorgeous Phyllis!!!! CONGRATS!!!!!
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JO ANN CLEVELAND level-deluxe 7/30/2012 1:35:27 PM

Congratulations on this wonderful finalist Phyllis!


jo ann c. #10251084

Jill Odice level-deluxe 7/30/2012 1:53:34 PM

I always love seeing Bodie images! This one is so special. I can see you sitting on the ground to capture this angle :-) Congrats on your finalist , hope we see this one in the Winners Circle! Into my favs BTW! #10251208

Kathy Salerni level-deluxe 7/30/2012 1:56:52 PM

Huge congrats on this wonderful Finalist, Phyllis! Best of luck in the next round! #10251252

Stefania Barbier level-deluxe 7/30/2012 2:17:39 PM

huge congrats on your beautiful finalist!!! #10251473

Tammy M. Anderson level-deluxe 7/30/2012 2:38:28 PM

Beautiful finalist. Congrats, Phyllis. #10251701

Rona L. Schwarz level-deluxe 7/30/2012 2:46:00 PM

LOVE this one, Phyllis! Marvelous composition with wonderful colors detail and clarity. Great MT entry that I bet we see again. Congrats and good luck! #10251771

Usman M. Bajwa level-deluxe 7/30/2012 3:53:12 PM

:) :) #10252182

Christopher J. Budny level-deluxe 7/30/2012 5:11:13 PM

Fantastic, Phyllis; congratulations! #10252608

Donna LaMattino Pagakis level-deluxe 7/30/2012 6:01:50 PM

Outstanding work and idea, congratulations! #10252838

Patrick Rouzes level-deluxe 7/31/2012 8:25:42 AM

CONGRATS & good luck, Phyllis!
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Terry Cervi level-deluxe 7/31/2012 9:59:57 AM

Congrats on your outstanding finalist, Phyllis! #10255030

The Judges at BetterPhoto.com 7/31/2012 10:12:26 AM

Beautiful image of this wheel - interesting interpretation of the theme. #10255092

Phyllis Burchett level-deluxe 7/31/2012 10:37:29 AM

Thanks so much everyone! I've little or no internet for the past week so sorry I've been unable to do much commenting but congrats to all the finalists! #10255170

Carol Flisak level-deluxe 7/31/2012 3:16:59 PM

Stunning image, Phyllis... super pov, composition, clarity, sky! I missed most June images. Huge congrats on this finalist! #10255729

Stefania Barbier level-deluxe 7/31/2012 4:32:49 PM

Congratulations on your beautiful first prize win! #10255951

Linda S. Smith level-deluxe 7/31/2012 4:32:52 PM

Congrats Phyllis on your 1st place win!!! Beautiful capture!!! #10255952

Carol Flisak level-deluxe 7/31/2012 4:35:03 PM

Congratulations on your gorgeous first pace winner, Phyllis! #10255963

Tammy M. Anderson level-deluxe 7/31/2012 4:55:12 PM

Congrats on your beautiful winner, Phyllis. #10256055

Sheryl Sturges level-deluxe 7/31/2012 4:57:39 PM

Well deserved!! I've just got to get to Bodie one of these days. Love your description as it reminds us how important the wheel is in our lives. #10256066

Christopher J. Budny level-deluxe 7/31/2012 4:59:39 PM

Back for more congratulations! :) Way to go! #10256082

Cheryl Schneider level-deluxe 7/31/2012 5:00:42 PM

Wonderfully composed. Congratulations!!! #10256086

Leslie McLain level-deluxe 7/31/2012 5:01:37 PM

Congrats on a stunning winner, Phyllis. Love Bodie. #10256091

Lydia Williams level-deluxe 7/31/2012 5:43:47 PM

Wow, Congratulations, Phyllis..Well done! #10256261

Terry Cervi level-deluxe 7/31/2012 6:10:59 PM

Congrats on your fantastic 1st place win, Phyllis! #10256327

Bobby Ray Goodman level-deluxe 7/31/2012 6:17:03 PM

Hi Phyllis,Congratulation on your beautiful win!!! #10256343

Carmody Baker level-deluxe 7/31/2012 6:36:27 PM

What a great capture Phyllis. Congratulations! #10256421

Philip B. Ludwig level-deluxe 7/31/2012 6:37:26 PM

Congratulations on your first place win. This is a fantastic image. Well deserved. #10256423

Ellen Hodges level-deluxe 7/31/2012 6:38:28 PM

Huge congrats on an awesome winner, Phyllis!!! #10256427

Carol Eade level-deluxe 7/31/2012 6:46:33 PM

A beautiful winner, Phyllis, congratulations! #10256474

Renee Doyle level-deluxe 7/31/2012 7:11:04 PM

Wonderfully composed and captured Phyllis!! BIG congratulations on this wonderful First Place Winner! #10256582

Kathy Cline level-deluxe 7/31/2012 7:15:55 PM

Wow what an incredible shot Phyllis! A well deserved award! Congratulations. #10256596

Mary Beth Aiello level-deluxe 7/31/2012 7:19:20 PM

Perfection, Phyllis. Huge congrats on this spectacular Gold. #10256610

R. J. Laudenbacher level-deluxe 7/31/2012 7:31:39 PM

WOW Phyllis....a big congrats to you on this beautiful first place winner! #10256645

Cindy Bendush level-deluxe 7/31/2012 7:36:02 PM

Huge congrats on your dynamite win Phyllis! #10256657

Carol L. Quina level-deluxe 7/31/2012 9:05:21 PM

Congratulations Phyllis on your beautiful First Place win! #10256850

Reynaldo D. Reyes level-deluxe 7/31/2012 9:50:25 PM

Wow! My favorite place and that sky is so awesome. Congratulations on this Winner Phyllis. #10256908

Joannie M. Bertucci level-deluxe 7/31/2012 11:20:14 PM

Congratulations Phyllis on your gold badge and this amazing image that goes with it! #10256961

Mary K. Robison level-deluxe 8/1/2012 1:39:08 AM

Congratulations on your well earned First Place Win!
Beautiful capture! #10257088

Jessica Jenney level-deluxe 8/1/2012 5:16:26 AM

Congratulations, Phyllis on your fabulous First Place Win! #10257428

Val Feldman level-deluxe 8/1/2012 6:19:07 AM

Wow! What a beautiful capture!!! Congratulations, Phyllis on a fantastic First Place Win! #10257545

Usman M. Bajwa level-deluxe 8/1/2012 6:53:34 AM

Happy to see this with a First Place Winner, Phylis. Its so deserving!!!

UB. #10257594

Kimber Wallwork-Heineman level-deluxe 8/1/2012 7:38:51 AM

Big, big congratulations Phyllis #10257666

Rona L. Schwarz level-deluxe 8/1/2012 8:50:21 AM

I knew it!!! WTG, Phyllis! I am thrilled to see this with a big gold badge - SUPER CONGRATS, GIRL!!! #10257796

Carla Capra level-deluxe 8/1/2012 10:22:23 AM

Way to Go, Phyllis! Congratulations! #10257945

Kathy Salerni level-deluxe 8/1/2012 10:45:55 AM

Congrats on winning First Place Gold, Phyllis!!! #10257976

Mike Clime level-deluxe 8/1/2012 10:48:36 AM

Congratulations on your winner! #10257986

Bojan Bencic level-deluxe 8/1/2012 12:04:51 PM

Congratulations on your amazing win, Phyllis. Beautiful. #10258114

Antonio Amen level-deluxe 8/1/2012 12:06:23 PM

Very good photo, well done.Thanks for comment my photos.Sorry for answer only now but I was out of the country.
Regards
António #10258119

Phyllis Burchett level-deluxe 8/1/2012 12:17:13 PM

Thank you so much everyone for the wonderful comments. My life has been such a whirlwind of late, I forgot how much I missed all my Better Photo friends. THANK YOU! #10258150

David M. Montero level-deluxe 8/1/2012 12:35:42 PM

Outstanding capture Phyllis!!! Your treatment and presentation are fantastic and worthy of your first place win. Congratulations!!! You can't get anymore basic, or effective in interpreting the focus of the monthly theme. #10258175

Linda D. Lester level-deluxe 8/1/2012 1:13:09 PM

Congratulations on your awesome first place win!!!! #10258219

Patrick Rouzes level-deluxe 8/1/2012 1:58:15 PM

CONGRATS on your well-deserved Gold Medal, Phyllis! WTG!
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Deborah C. Lewinson level-deluxe 8/1/2012 2:07:15 PM

What a superv image, Phyllis! Congrats on your first place win!!!

Debby #10258320

Debra R. Harder level-deluxe 8/1/2012 3:31:07 PM

This is FABULOUS, Phyllis! I love your POV, lighting, comp, details and colors. A big congratulations on your AWESOME FIRST PLACE WINNER!! Deb #10258462

Donna LaMattino Pagakis level-deluxe 8/1/2012 4:40:29 PM

Whooo hooo Phyllis, outstanding work and a BIG WINNER. Congratulations!!!! #10258594

Carol L. Fowler level-deluxe 8/1/2012 6:31:16 PM

Wonderful Winner! Well-deserved #10258971

Sabrina Ryan level-deluxe 8/1/2012 7:39:22 PM

Congratulations on your Wonderful Winning photo, Phyllis! #10259108

JO ANN CLEVELAND level-deluxe 8/2/2012 8:10:37 AM

Awesome image Phyllis!

Congratulations on this wonderful First Place Winner!

jo ann c. #10259762

Anita Hogue level-deluxe 8/2/2012 2:51:54 PM

AWESOME First Place Winner! Congratulations Phyllis! #10260247

Danny B. Head level-deluxe 8/2/2012 4:25:30 PM

Beautiful, beautiful image! Congrats! #10260352

Karen Slagle level-deluxe 8/4/2012 6:02:01 AM

Congrats on your winning image, Phyllis. #10262241

Jimmy Day 8/4/2012 11:40:53 AM

Beautiful work #10262512

Jimmy Day 8/4/2012 11:41:03 AM

Beautiful work #10262513

Amanda D. Austwick level-deluxe 8/5/2012 1:43:05 PM

Wonderful image and Congratulations!!! #10263842

Karen Celella level-deluxe 8/7/2012 9:15:11 AM

Congratulations on your outstanding winner, Phyllis! #10266341

Emile Abbott level-deluxe 8/8/2012 12:19:18 PM

Huge congratulation Phyllis on your first place winner. Awesome capture my friend. #10267779

Janet Fikar level-deluxe 8/13/2012 5:28:05 AM

Wow, this is an incredible shot. I love it. Congratulations on your well deserved win! #10273923

Bill Houghton level-deluxe 8/22/2012 11:50:26 AM

Phyllis, this is such a great photo. No wonder it's a winner. Congratulations, Bill #10285735

Phyllis Burchett level-deluxe 8/22/2012 12:41:53 PM

Thank you so much everyone! #10285773

Lori Carlson 8/31/2012 5:22:20 AM

Such wonderful light and perspective, Phyllis!!! Congrats to you!! =) #10301185

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Description

The human species' use of technology began with the conversion of natural resources into simple tools. The invention of the wheel helped humans in traveling in and controlling their environment. (Wikipedia)
Bodie State historic Park

Exif: F Number: 22, ExposureTime: 3999/100000 seconds, ISO: 100, FocalLength: 17.00 mm, Model: NIKON D800

Uploaded on 6/15/2012 6:57:16 PM

Made With

Camera: Nikon D800 Digital SLR Camera

BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest FIRST PLACE Winner


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