Morning's Promise

© Jeff W. Robinson

Morning's Promise

Antonio Amen level-classic 8/11/2012 3:09:59 AM

Hi! Jeff, beautiful photo. #1479833

Gord MacEachern level-classic 8/11/2012 3:20:42 AM

That's a great reward Jeff, very beautiful capture! #10271341

Mary K. Robison level-classic 8/11/2012 3:30:03 AM

Clearly worth every minute slogging through the brush, Jeff! Glorious sunrise, lovely reflection, and perfect composition. #10271349

Carolyn M. Fletcher level-classic 8/11/2012 3:31:25 AM

Definitely worth the trip. It's always nice to get your sunrise fix. LOL #10271351

Tammy M. Anderson level-classic 8/11/2012 4:02:28 AM

Beautiful colors and reflection, Jeff. #10271374

Linda D. Lester level-classic 8/11/2012 4:05:43 AM

I would love a morning like this! Beautiful! #10271380

Randy K. Baldwin level-classic 8/11/2012 4:12:33 AM

Very nice sunrise Jeff. #10271388

Jack Gaskin level-classic 8/11/2012 4:22:25 AM

This is what makes getting UP & OUT EARLY WELL WORTH IT !!! Love the sun across the water.
Wonderful Catch

Jack #10271407

Doug Pignet level-classic 8/11/2012 5:22:31 AM

lovely colors and lighting...well done #10271513

Bojan Bencic level-classic 8/11/2012 5:38:17 AM

Beautiful scene, Jeff. Fantastic capture. #10271531

Lynn M. Whitt level-classic 8/11/2012 6:18:31 AM

Beautiful colors and reflection. #10271579

Monnie Ryan level-classic 8/11/2012 6:49:13 AM

Wow! What an amazing scene! #10271595

Ujjwal Mukherjee level-classic 8/11/2012 7:34:25 AM

As we can see the reward was handsome,Jeff!! Beautiful scene and capture!! #10271633

Amalia Sylvia Ms Arriaga Salinas level-classic 8/11/2012 9:22:10 AM

Beautiful colors and lighting Jeff!,
Amalia #10271689

Lorna Shutter level-classic 8/11/2012 9:25:22 AM

Wow! I think you'll be rewarded with more than this view, Jeff ... This image looks like a Big Winner to me!!! Hope we see it again and again! Absolutely stunning! :) #10271692

Bill Johnson level-classic 8/11/2012 9:46:27 AM

Jeff, Outstanding capture. This may be back again. #10271719

Laura E. Swan level-classic 8/11/2012 9:46:34 AM

You early birds inspire me to get up sooner. I MUST TRY IT! HeeHee! (First I have to figure out how to got to bed at a decent time).

Such wonders you witness and record, and you do so well at it Jeff! Really beautiful!

-Laura :D #10271720

Linda S. Smith level-classic 8/11/2012 10:01:44 AM

Well worth the hike Jeff! Just gorgeous! #10271730

Husain Akhtar level-classic 8/11/2012 10:51:46 AM

Terrific morning scene and image! #10271805

Jill Odice level-classic 8/11/2012 11:32:28 AM

Well worth the effort involved Jeff:-) #10271860

isabel C. Zepeda level-classic 8/11/2012 11:34:04 AM


That was worth waiting for,so beautiful ,grate photo

YSA.... #10271868

Anita Hogue level-classic 8/11/2012 11:41:29 AM

This was certainly your lucky day! It's gorgeous! #10271893

Tiia Vissak level-classic 8/11/2012 11:44:04 AM

great tones, light & framing! #10271903

Emile Abbott level-classic 8/11/2012 11:50:29 AM

It was worth the trip and patience Jeff. Nature rewards the early bird. A great reward for Jeff. #10271926

Bobby Ray Goodman level-classic 8/11/2012 12:25:09 PM

Hi Jeff,The color and lighting is wonderful my friend.Stunning capture!!! #10272005

Jyri Vissak level-classic 8/11/2012 12:53:02 PM

I agree with my daughter. Well done! #10272017

Mike Clime level-classic 8/11/2012 12:56:37 PM

Beautiful sunrise and the best part of the day, Jeff! #10272021

Lorraine A. Cook level-classic 8/11/2012 1:23:08 PM

After reading your description...first thing that came to mind is an 'oldie', titled,..."The Wanderer". Am I giving my age away, Jeff??(LOL)<:)) And, I LOVE that song and WHAT a reward you were gifted, Jeff!

Thank for Sharing this STUNNING SUNRISE, My Friend!<:)) #10272040

Patrick Rouzes level-classic 8/11/2012 1:46:33 PM

Magical,mystical & exceptional early morning capture, Jeff! Good luck with this beauty!

John Connolly level-classic 8/11/2012 1:56:10 PM

It's a bit like finding a pot of gold at the end of rainbow Jeff! What a glorious sunrise and start to a new day! #10272078

Stephen Zacker level-classic 8/11/2012 2:22:33 PM

Like the warm light and reflections. Stunning #10272100

Phillip R. Connolly level-classic 8/11/2012 4:51:42 PM

A great sunrise capture, Jeff. I love the sky and the excellent foreground that adds so much interest! Well done and worth the effort getting there!

Phil #10272200

Tammy Espino level-classic 8/11/2012 7:31:06 PM

Worth the walk :) #10272340

Barbara Waldoch level-classic 8/12/2012 1:39:03 AM

Awesome! #10272521

Avril Young level-classic 8/12/2012 2:44:04 AM

wow, it is beautiful Jeff, wonderful light and reflections...Beautiful! #10272542

Jeff W. Robinson level-classic 8/12/2012 2:44:29 AM

Thanks Everyone!! Jeff #10272543

Mary Dimitriw level-classic 8/12/2012 4:09:48 AM

Stunning Jeff, it always pays to get out there early! #10272626

Inge S. Lasmana level-classic 8/12/2012 7:07:10 AM

So peaceful, love the color and lighting. Great shot Jeff #10272875

Carolyn J. Connolly level-classic 8/12/2012 7:22:45 AM

WOW, Jeff - no wonder this scene greeting you made that long hike in the dark feel SO-O worthwhile!! REALLY beautiful, my friend!! :-) #10272912

Raymond Pauly level-classic 8/12/2012 9:41:01 AM

Wonderful capture, Jeff! #10273070

Ann H. Belus level-classic 8/12/2012 10:39:23 AM

Absolutely gorgeous sunrise; sure worth the hike, Jeff! #10273121

Jodi Zimmer 8/12/2012 3:57:19 PM

BEAUTIFUL! #10273401

Ellen Hodges level-classic 8/12/2012 4:34:20 PM

Absolutely beautiful with gorgeous color and reflections, Jeff!!! #10273445

Nancy L. Green level-classic 8/12/2012 5:36:12 PM

I LOVE the beautiful reflections and the great comp in this wonderful image, WTG Jeff!! <>< #10273496

Amanda J. Tanner level-classic 8/13/2012 2:29:45 AM

Beautiful is not enough for this wonderful image! Great capture Jeff! #10273792

Jeff W. Robinson level-classic 8/13/2012 3:40:09 AM

Thank You!! Jeff #10273824

Terry Cervi level-classic 8/13/2012 6:57:47 AM

Your trek was well worth it, Jeff! This is gorgeous! #10274030

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic 8/13/2012 7:35:36 AM

You were well rewarded for your efforts by Mother Nature, hope the judges follow suit, Jeff. Good luck!

UB. #10274085

Julianne Bradford level-classic 8/13/2012 9:17:41 AM

Beautiful Jeff! #10274150

Karen Celella level-classic 8/13/2012 3:30:42 PM

Gorgeous reward, Jeff! #10274498

David Phalen level-classic 8/13/2012 5:26:12 PM

Thank you for making the effort to capture this image of spectacular beauty!! #10274619

Rona L. Schwarz level-classic 8/13/2012 9:27:16 PM

Well it was certainly worth it, Jeff! All your BP friends thank you for that effort! What a spectacular sunrise - love the way the lake shimmers in the early morning and those fabulous reflections. Bet we see this again! #10274841

Renee Doyle level-classic 8/13/2012 10:18:18 PM

Well worth the effort!!! Gorgeous Jeff! #10274870

Jeff W. Robinson level-classic 8/14/2012 3:22:12 AM

Thank You! Jeff #10275014

Eivor Kuchta level-classic 8/14/2012 9:35:58 AM

It's so nice to be out on location before the sun rises and see a new day come to life. What a lovely composition, with the little pool in the foreground! Wonderful light, of course. #10275551

Marijana Fajgl level-classic 8/14/2012 2:50:16 PM

Amazing view, Jeff! Love it! #10275926

Jeff W. Robinson level-classic 8/14/2012 3:36:21 PM

Thank You! Jeff #10275993

Sabrina Ryan level-classic 8/15/2012 8:35:31 AM

Simply Beautiful capture, Jeff! Worth the hike #10276827

Jeff W. Robinson level-classic 8/15/2012 2:56:10 PM

Thank You Sabrina! Jeff #10277227

JO ANN CLEVELAND level-classic 8/15/2012 7:14:59 PM

What an awesome capture of this beautiful place Jeff..that golden light is an indicator of a Gold Win I it!

jo ann c.


Ken Smith level-classic 8/15/2012 8:01:43 PM

Can't beat that, Jeff...beautiful scene! #10277593

Jeff W. Robinson level-classic 8/16/2012 3:13:55 AM

Thank You ! Jeff #10277917

Gail Vitikacs level-classic 8/17/2012 9:27:37 AM

Fabulous scene Jeff! Happy Friday! #10279785

Katherine Kuhn level-classic 8/17/2012 11:27:39 AM

Spectacular color & reflections, Jeff! Well-worth your walk in the dark, I'd say! #10279897

David M. Montero level-classic 8/17/2012 3:52:52 PM

Love the inclusion of the mini-cove in the center and the cloud reflections in the water. Nicely composed Jeff! #10280133

Jeff W. Robinson level-classic 8/18/2012 3:02:47 AM

Thank You! Jeff #10280529

Carol A. Grady level-classic 8/19/2012 6:21:36 PM

What a wonderful capture Jeff. You've inspired me to try to do the same down at Thurmond Lake in SC!


Jeff W. Robinson level-classic 8/20/2012 3:07:56 AM

Thank You Carol! Jeff #10282542

Bill Houghton level-classic 8/21/2012 4:38:07 PM

Stunning image Jeff. Love the sky. Bill #10284644

Jeff W. Robinson level-classic 8/21/2012 4:48:54 PM

Thank You Bill! Jeff #10284656

Cassie L. Woodlee level-classic 8/22/2012 5:02:44 AM

Breathtaking! #10285308

Jeff W. Robinson level-classic 8/22/2012 4:12:59 PM

Thank You Cassie! Jeff #10286005

Donna LaMattino Pagakis level-classic 8/23/2012 7:21:15 AM

What a great image, well worth the hike. Incredible work Jeff! #10286773

Jeff W. Robinson level-classic 8/23/2012 3:47:28 PM

Thank You Donna! Jeff #10287312

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After a 30 minute hike in the dark (using flashlights), along a path through heavy brush that parallels the creek, this was the view at the mouth of lake I was rewarded with as the sun came up!

Tamron 18-270 Di at 18mm. ISO 200, 1/1600 @ f4.0, EC +1/3 (N&L)

Exif: F Number: 4, Exposure Bias Value: 0.33, ExposureTime: 1/1600 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 200, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 18.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 50D

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