Convict Lake

© Claudia Kuhn

Convict Lake

Jack Gaskin 9/21/2012 3:42:24 AM

Beauty of a Landscape and wonderful Local History

Jack #1487557

Carolyn M. Fletcher 9/21/2012 3:55:10 AM

Great shot and history lesson! #10331401

Ken Smith 9/21/2012 3:58:12 AM

Beautiful scene, Claudia. My kinda scenery, for sure..and I liked the story too! #10331406

R. J. Laudenbacher 9/21/2012 4:11:54 AM

Fabulous comp and gret lines in this beautiful landscape, Claudia. Also...great info! #10331420

Tammy M. Anderson 9/21/2012 4:18:37 AM

Love the comp. and reflection. Interesting story too. #10331431

Bobby Ray Goodman 9/21/2012 5:04:53 AM

Hi Claudia,Beautiful vista my friend.Stunning capture,Great info and a favorite my friend!!! #10331483

Joy Rector 9/21/2012 5:09:24 AM

awesome, well done #10331491

Jeff W. Robinson 9/21/2012 5:25:35 AM

Excellent capture and info!! #10331536

John Connolly 9/21/2012 1:25:36 PM

An awesome landscape and a great story Claudia! What a superb scene! #10331966

Terry Cervi 9/21/2012 4:18:12 PM

Interesting info and beautiful capture, Claudia! #10332189

Jill Odice 9/25/2012 12:55:53 PM

I have this same scene under a coat of snow :-) I have never seen it in the summer, it's just as pretty! #10340949

Renee Doyle 10/28/2012 10:52:27 PM

Beautiful capture Claudia!!! Congratulations! #10388985

Nadia Paul 10/28/2012 11:52:28 PM

Congrats on your beautiful finalist Claudia! #10389082

Tammy M. Anderson 10/29/2012 3:28:34 AM

Congrats, Claudia. So beautiful! #10389414

Bobby Ray Goodman 10/29/2012 5:50:38 AM

Congratulations on your beautiful finalist my friend.WTG Claudia!!! #10389831

JO ANN CLEVELAND 10/29/2012 7:11:21 AM

Congratulations on this awesome finalist
Claudia!

jo ann c. #10390151

PATRICIA A. CASEY 10/29/2012 8:32:19 AM

Congratulations on a beautiful Finalist Claudia! #10390470

Allen O. Howard 10/29/2012 9:58:10 AM

Nothing short of FANTASTIC! Congratulations Claudia! #10390885

Nancyj Hovey 10/29/2012 10:17:18 AM

C O N G R A T U L A T I O N S
on your very deserving FINALIST!!! 8o) #10390998

Deborah C. Lewinson 10/29/2012 1:06:17 PM

Stunning finalist, Clauda!

Congrats and best wishes!
Debby #10391857

Tammy Espino 10/29/2012 3:03:36 PM

Beautiful capture, congrats :) #10392420

Randy D. Dinkins 10/29/2012 5:14:07 PM

Great comp and reflection, congratulations! #10392977

Linda D. Lester 10/30/2012 8:06:46 AM

Beautiful.....Congratulations on your finalist! #10394347

Ken Smith 10/30/2012 6:45:50 PM

I didn't go that far south...but it such a cool area. Congrats on your finalist, Claudia! #10396150

Guy D. Biechele 10/31/2012 11:03:19 AM

Gorgeous light. Fine work! Congrats! #10397555

Terry Cervi 10/31/2012 5:15:55 PM

Congrats on your beautiful finalist, Claudia! #10398078

Carol L. Fowler 10/31/2012 6:05:31 PM

Congrats on this wonderful Finalist! #10398184

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Description

The lake was named after an incident on September 23, 1871, where a group of convicts escaped from prison in Carson City. A posse, from Benton, led by Deputy Sheriff George Hightower, encountered the convicts near the head of what is now Convict Creek. Posse member Robert Morrison, a Benton merchant and Wells Fargo Agent, was killed in the encounter, and Mount Morrison was named after him.

Exif: F Number: 22, Exposure Bias Value: -0.67, ExposureTime: 4/10 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 80, White balance: Manual white balance, FocalLength: 32.00 mm, Model: NIKON D800

Uploaded on 9/21/2012 3:39:42 AM

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Camera: Nikon D800 Digital SLR Camera

BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest Finalist


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