...Who Is The Fairest Conch Of Them All? ;)

© Lori Carlson

...Who Is The Fairest Conch Of Them All? ;)

Rudi Reiner level-classic 7/15/2012 11:01:36 AM

What a great pic, nice find ! #1474960

Dayna Cain level-classic 7/15/2012 11:02:54 AM

Gorgeous color and reflection. #10230249

Lori Carlson 7/15/2012 12:11:38 PM

Thank you Rudi & Dayna!! These creatures quickly found their way into my photography heart...just can't get enough of those crazy eyes! =)
Thanks again! #10230365

John Connolly level-classic 7/15/2012 2:49:43 PM

A fabulous capture with outstanding reflections Lori! Nice work! #10230524

Barbara Waldoch 7/16/2012 4:14:24 AM

Excellent, Lori! #10231240

Michelle Alton 7/16/2012 5:18:56 AM

I never thought about a Conch that wasn't an empty shell. This is WONDRFUL! #10231390

Angie M. Davis 7/16/2012 7:42:46 PM

Love this one, Lori! Love the reflection and colors. #10232595

Lori Carlson 7/25/2012 3:42:26 PM

Thank you soooo much, John, Barbara, Michelle (I have been lovin' enlightening people to all things Conch!) and Angie girl! Appreciate your wonderful comments MUCH!! =) #10244151

Stephen Zacker 7/26/2012 3:26:50 AM

Super perspective and capture of his snout :-) #10244722

Lori Carlson 7/27/2012 4:20:04 PM

=) Thank you, Mr Stephen!! =) #10247036

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

Wow! #10295737

Lori Carlson 8/30/2012 11:30:17 AM

Thank you for the comment & honor, Judges/BP!! It is very exciting!! =)
I am happy people have been enjoying my conch images as much as I have enjoyed having them for a subject! #10299506

Daniella Puente 8/30/2012 5:48:06 PM

Wonderful photo, congrats! #10300296

Diane Dupuis 9/1/2012 5:31:37 AM

wow is right!!! the image is perfect! with the reflection, composition, lighting!!! congrats on a well deserved win!! #10303177

Lori Carlson 9/1/2012 5:46:51 AM

Thank you so much, Daniella & Diane!! Appreciate you sharing with me!! =) #10303204

JO ANN CLEVELAND 9/1/2012 1:58:11 PM

Congratulations on this fantastic 2nd Place Gold Winner Lori!

jo ann c. #10304086

Angie M. Davis 9/1/2012 9:43:08 PM

Yay!! I knew this was a winner. Way to go Lori!! #10304709

Lori Carlson 9/3/2012 8:21:58 AM

Thank for the congrats, Jo Ann!! And the faith Angie girl!!! =) #10306566

Lydia Williams level-classic 9/4/2012 2:12:37 PM

Wow, great shot, Lori...congratulations! #10308507

Laurence Saliba level-classic 9/4/2012 8:15:49 PM

Congrats Lori, sorry I am so late!! #10308876

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ISO 200 50mm f/5.6 1/1000 sec
I love to capture their eyes, but was fun to get the "snout" in this capture as well.

Exif: F Number: 5.6, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/1000 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 200, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 50.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 20D

Uploaded on 7/15/2012 10:32:53 AM

BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner

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