Beach Baby

© Cindy Bendush

Beach Baby

Jack Gaskin 8/22/2012 2:35:40 AM

Wonderful Catch we have turtles nesting along the Palm Beach Coast where the known nests are protected all summer. All have a rescue center right there just in case. They are a treat to see and so impressive in the water.

Jack #1481701

Kay E. Mahoney 8/22/2012 8:18:45 AM

Nice capture, Cindy. He is beautiful. #10285526

Karen Celella 8/31/2012 8:28:47 AM

Very nice, Cindy. I hope to one day be able to witness the eggs hatching. #10301422

Stefania Barbier 9/24/2012 12:39:08 PM

congratulations on your beautiful finalist!!! #10336485

Connie J. Bagot 9/24/2012 12:56:58 PM

Fascinating photo and great finalist---congratulations Cindy! #10336622

Ann Coates 9/24/2012 1:03:06 PM

What a terrific capture, congratulations on your finalist. Would love to see this for myself. #10336672

Deborah C. Lewinson 9/24/2012 2:58:29 PM

Superb finalist, Cindy!

Debby #10337441

Kathy Salerni 9/24/2012 3:18:09 PM

Big congrats on both of your well deserved Finalist, Cindy! #10337535

Phyllis H. Burchett 9/24/2012 5:53:57 PM

Congrats on this wonderful finalist! #10338329

Renee Doyle 9/24/2012 6:53:33 PM

Congratulations on this wonderful finalist Cindy!! #10338690

JO ANN CLEVELAND 9/25/2012 8:09:14 AM

Wonderful image and well deserved finalist Cindy!

jo ann c. #10340243

Patrick Rouzes 9/25/2012 10:46:29 AM


Merna L. Nobile 9/30/2012 11:34:14 AM

I heard the good news…and could not be happier for you! CONGRATULATIONS, Merna

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Hawaiian Green Sea Turtle - Kona, Hawaii

Hawaiian Green Sea Turtles love to haul out on the Kona Coast. Basking is rare among marine turtles, and has been observed in only a few populations in the Pacific. It is thought that they do this for thermoregulation, resting, and perhaps for protection from tiger sharks.

Exif: F Number: 7.1, Exposure Bias Value: -5.00, ExposureTime: 1/320 seconds, Flash: did not fire., ISO: 100, White balance: Manual white balance, FocalLength: 300.00 mm, Model: NIKON D700

Uploaded on 8/21/2012 10:46:49 PM

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Camera: Nikon D800 Digital SLR Camera Photo Contest Finalist

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