Alligators!

Linda S. Smith Student 7/9/2012 8:56:29 PM

Great capture Rona! Beautiful lighting and detail! #1473990

Ellen Hodges 7/9/2012 11:12:33 PM

LOved the way you composed this fantastic scene, Rona!!! #10222411

Jeff W. Robinson 7/10/2012 4:07:32 AM

That is quite a collection - Terrific capture Rona! #10222636

Leslie McLain 7/10/2012 4:11:52 AM

Awesome capture, Rona. #10222646

Michelle Alton 7/10/2012 4:41:23 AM

Oh...my GOODNESS! #10222709

Terry Cervi 7/10/2012 1:30:42 PM

This is fantastic, Rona!! An instant fave for me! The detail and composition are just superb, my friend! #10223508

Carol L. Fowler 7/10/2012 1:44:45 PM

Gators, gators everywhere! fantastic! #10223540

Jack Gaskin 7/10/2012 7:53:55 PM

NICE ONE I especially like the Indian Mugger Crocs
who were both missing all their teeth when I was there in March.

Jack #10224145

rony sagy 7/11/2012 11:30:09 AM

Wow, what an amazing capture. #10225021

Carol Flisak 7/12/2012 7:38:19 PM

Super image, Rona... excellent comp, details and treatment! #10227197

Reynaldo D. Reyes 7/13/2012 7:06:57 AM

Whoa! Great capture Rona, I've never seen so many. Excellent comp to show them all. #10227752

Lana Arcemont 7/13/2012 7:29:35 PM

So many gators!
Excellent Capture! #10228517

Deborah C. Lewinson 7/14/2012 8:48:42 PM

Wow, what a pattern of alligators, Rona, excellent comp, colors, lighting!

Debby #10229686

Lindley Johnson 7/15/2012 2:10:56 PM

Excellent composition, light, and tones, Rona! This must have been a fascinating place to visit. #10230494

Gord MacEachern 7/22/2012 10:21:01 AM

Looks like something nightmares are made of, lol..
Beautiful comp, and detail Rona, very well done!! #10240091

Cheryl Schneider 7/29/2012 9:17:33 PM

Wonderful shot! #10249687

rony sagy 8/28/2012 10:37:17 PM

Congratulations on this wonderful Finalist. I knew we'll see this one again. Good luck in the next round. #10294550

Kathy Salerni 8/28/2012 11:57:58 PM

Congratulations on your well deserved Finalist and good luck in the next round, Rona! #10294720

Gord MacEachern 8/29/2012 2:39:08 AM

Big congrats here Rona, good luck next round! #10294908

Ann Coates 8/29/2012 3:10:37 AM

Wow, that's a lot of alligators in one spot. Congratulations on your finalist. #10294981

Stefania Barbier 8/29/2012 5:35:07 AM

fabulous finalist... huge congrats!!! #10295443

Lindley Johnson 8/29/2012 6:42:11 AM

A terrific finalist, Rona! Big congratulations! #10295634

The Judges at BetterPhoto.com 8/29/2012 7:12:32 AM

Much better than my photo from the Alligator Farm! #10295736

Nancy L. Green 8/29/2012 10:17:49 AM

CONGRATULATIONS Rona, I had no idea there were so many varieties, WTG!! <>< #10296609

Ellen Hodges 8/29/2012 11:33:34 AM

Huge congrats on your fantastic finalists, Rona!! Best luck in the next round on both!! #10296767

Deborah C. Lewinson 8/29/2012 2:33:37 PM

Congrats, Rona, on this awesome finalist!

Debby #10297338

Leslie McLain 8/29/2012 5:02:09 PM

Congrats on an amazing finalist, Rona. #10297734

JO ANN CLEVELAND 8/29/2012 6:17:25 PM

I've been there before Rona, but never saw that many at one place! Wowza!

Congratulations on another outstanding finalist!

jo ann c. #10298033

Patrick Rouzes 8/29/2012 6:31:59 PM

Sorry I have not been to your gallery lately.my loss for sure.
CONGRATULATIONS on this incredible Finalist & good luck! Amazing work, Rona!
#10298086

Robert K. Bemus 8/29/2012 10:44:50 PM

Congrats on a beautiful finalist!! #10298461

Val Feldman 8/30/2012 10:04:35 AM

Good grief! That's one heap o' alligators!! :) :) Superb dof and perfect vertical comp to show off the very long line of these critters! Wonderful color and textures and superb detail that's the stuff of nightmares for me! lol! Congrats on an outstanding Finalist and have the feeling this one is gonna be back, Rona! Hope so! #10299302

Linda L. Ruiz 8/30/2012 12:08:00 PM

#10299589

Memoriee G. Sconce 8/30/2012 6:01:31 PM

Congrats neat POV.
Memoriee #10300365

Nancy Marie Ricketts 8/30/2012 7:51:29 PM

Great capture, Rona. Just a magnificent finalist! Good luck in the Gold round! #10300604

R. J. Laudenbacher 8/31/2012 4:42:59 AM

Wow Rona...what a fabulous capture! It looks like the population has picked up since I was there years ago! :) Congrats on your fabulous finalist! #10301106

Phyllis Burchett 8/31/2012 4:41:59 PM

Fantastic Rona, BIG congrats to you!!! #10302067

Rona L. Schwarz 8/31/2012 7:31:21 PM

Thank you all very much for taking the time to stop. This is certainly a very special place - can't wait to go back next year! #10302362

John Rivera 9/2/2012 12:16:13 PM

Congratulations Rona on this fantastic capture!!! #10305481

Dayna Cain 9/4/2012 9:30:56 AM

Wow! What an amazing image Rona. Congrats! #10308064

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1/2500s @ f/6.2, ISO 640, Nikkor 70-200mm f/2.8 VRII @ 70mm. (Animals)
Taken at the Alligator Farm, St. Augustine, FL. This facility is the only one of its kind in the world exhibiting living specimens of all 23 currently recognized species of crocodilian. Begun in the late nineteenth century, today it serves the public and the scientific community with educational shows and exhibits, important research and worldwide conservation efforts.

Exif: F Number: 6.3, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/2500 seconds, Flash: did not fire., ISO: 640, White balance: Manual white balance, FocalLength: 70.00 mm, Model: NIKON D700

Uploaded on 7/9/2012 7:55:32 PM

BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest Finalist


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