Skógafoss II

Leslie McLain level-fanatic 10/30/2012 6:40:02 PM

An amazing capture, Chris. #1495490

Joanna Kovalcsik level-fanatic 3/2/2013 4:37:25 AM

Great perspective shot, Christopher! #10592887

Joy Rector level-fanatic 3/2/2013 4:51:45 AM

I agree, breathtaking and well captured #10592900

Patricia A. Coblentz level-fanatic 3/2/2013 4:57:38 AM

The person standing at the base of the fall gives a great perspective of just how huge this fall is...amazing capture, Chris! #10592906

Katarina Mansson level-fanatic 3/2/2013 5:02:04 AM

Amazing fall, great scale, wonderful comp. Excellent work Chris! #10592913

Dr Silly level-fanatic 3/2/2013 2:39:40 PM

Awesome. :O) #10593745

Bob Cournoyer level-fanatic 3/2/2013 7:27:42 PM

:-) #10594001

Randy D. Dinkins level-fanatic 3/3/2013 3:52:52 AM

Great shot (!!), pov and comp. Looks to be an amazing place. #10594270

Christopher J. Budny level-fanatic 3/3/2013 7:51:58 AM

Thank you all very much! This is the one waterfall I regret not spending more time at on our trip... all the more reason to go back! :) #10594574

Sharon level-fanatic 3/20/2013 7:04:33 PM

Spectacular, Chris!!! #10617643

Christopher J. Budny level-fanatic 3/21/2013 6:31:22 AM

Thank you, Sharon! #10618297

Michele Peterson level-fanatic 4/28/2013 5:10:12 PM

My favorite! Congratulations, Chris! #10671375

Stephen Shoff level-fanatic 4/28/2013 8:46:19 PM

Impressive. Congratulations, Chris #10672031

Stefania Barbier level-fanatic 4/29/2013 12:46:29 AM

wonderful finalist... huge congrats!!! #10672447

Christopher J. Budny level-fanatic 4/29/2013 5:30:19 AM

Thank you, folks! #10672933

Joanna Kovalcsik level-fanatic 4/29/2013 7:16:40 AM

A majestic Finalist, Chris...congratulations! #10673144

Donna LaMattino Pagakis level-fanatic 4/29/2013 10:48:03 AM

Yeah Chris, congrats. This is a favorite for me too! #10673615

Peggy J. Pfister level-fanatic 4/29/2013 4:02:13 PM

Another amazing finalist! Congrats, Chris! #10674285

Martha R. Mazon level-fanatic 4/29/2013 7:11:35 PM

Congratulations on your beautiful winner, Chris!! #10674689

Donna LaMattino Pagakis level-fanatic 4/29/2013 7:12:11 PM

I'm thrilled for you Chris, congrats again! #10674691

Bob Cournoyer level-fanatic 4/29/2013 7:25:26 PM

Excellent, Chris... :-) #10674725

Michele Peterson level-fanatic 4/29/2013 7:56:56 PM

I just love when one of my favorites go GOLD! I'm guessing you're pretty happy too! Congratulations, Chris! #10674845

Deborah C. Lewinson level-fanatic 4/29/2013 8:25:10 PM

Congrats on your win for this powerful and beautiful image, Chris!

Debby #10674902

Joanna Kovalcsik level-fanatic 4/29/2013 8:39:42 PM

Perspective changing from silver to GOLD...what a great switch! Congrats, Chris! :o) #10674951

Sylvia Rourke level-fanatic 4/29/2013 9:07:08 PM

stunning image, fabulous perspective and comp, congrats on your Gold win Chris! #10675008

Stefania Barbier level-fanatic 4/30/2013 12:16:22 AM

Congratulations on your wonderful winner! #10675262

Usman M. Bajwa level-fanatic 4/30/2013 4:31:34 AM

Happy to see this image get Golden, Chris. Big CONGRATZ!!!

UB. #10675517

Linda D. Lester level-fanatic 4/30/2013 5:35:08 AM

Glad to see this shot.....Congratulations! #10675621

Gayle Johnson level-fanatic 4/30/2013 6:10:31 AM

This has been a favorite of mine since you first posted it. Congratulations!
#10675658

Monnie Ryan level-fanatic 4/30/2013 6:51:24 AM

Congratulations on a well-deserved win, Chris! WTG! #10675784

Christopher J. Budny level-fanatic 4/30/2013 9:13:46 AM

Thank you all very much! I'm thrilled this made it to 2nd, as it has long been a favorite from my Iceland trip. The towering falls seem unbelievably huge, and the lone person at the bottom was just perfect for showing some scale! #10676097

JO ANN CLEVELAND level-fanatic 4/30/2013 10:01:58 AM


Awesome 2nd Place winner Chris!


Big congratulations! #10676202

Debra R. Harder level-fanatic 4/30/2013 10:21:33 AM

This is so brilliantly composed, Chris. Huge congratulations on your outstanding GOLD WINNER!!! #10676244

Leslie McLain level-fanatic 4/30/2013 10:35:30 AM

Congrats on a fantastic winner, Chris. Love the sense of scale that the person provides. #10676291

Daniella Puente level-fanatic 4/30/2013 10:52:47 AM

Beautiful photo Chris, congrats! #10676361

Lindley Johnson level-fanatic 4/30/2013 12:48:59 PM

Big congratulations on your terrific winner, Chris - I can understand why it's a favorite of yours - it's outstanding! #10676538

Mitch Spence level-fanatic 4/30/2013 12:50:25 PM

Yay, Chris. Favorite all the ways it could be a favorite. Congratulations. #10676541

Rona L. Schwarz level-fanatic 4/30/2013 9:14:00 PM

It is definitely a favorite of mine, as well, Chris! Truly a spectacular sight and a brilliant composition with the lone figure to give it scale. Huge Congratulations on this marvelous Gold Winner! #10677248

Phyllis Burchett level-fanatic 4/30/2013 10:04:43 PM

Congrats on this fabulous winner Chris, can't wait to see it in person!!! #10677287

Christopher J. Budny level-fanatic 5/1/2013 6:14:09 AM

Thank you all very much! I was very fortunate to catch the lone figure standing still for a brief moment - he moved on a few seconds later, and then a small crowd arrived shortly after. #10677656

Mary Beth Aiello level-fanatic 5/1/2013 1:39:09 PM

Spectacular in every way, Chris. Huge congrats on this simply outstanding Gold. Love it. #10678163

Carmody Baker level-fanatic 5/1/2013 7:22:30 PM

Such a nice capture. Congratulations Chris. #10678479

Christopher J. Budny level-fanatic 5/2/2013 7:11:57 AM

Thank you both! #10678993

Gail P. Sullivan level-fanatic 5/2/2013 12:27:26 PM

Amazing work, Christopher....congrats! #10679325

Christopher J. Budny level-fanatic 5/3/2013 9:40:59 AM

Thanks so much, Gail! Iceland's beauty makes it easier, for sure! #10680445

Ken Smith level-fanatic 5/3/2013 2:52:50 PM

A gold winner for sure, Chris...congrats to you!! #10680807

Katarina Mansson level-fanatic 5/4/2013 5:16:25 AM

Ditto to my previous comment ;)

Happy to see this getting golden!

Congratulations on your creative and beautiful 2nd place winner Chris! #10681347

Christine Czernin level-fanatic 5/4/2013 8:43:42 AM

The sheer hight of this waterfall is amazing.
But the lone man makes the gold win.
Many congratulations Chris. #10681545

Renee Doyle level-fanatic 5/4/2013 4:28:55 PM

Awesome!!!! BIG congrats to you Chris on this stunning capture and deserving winner!!! #10681906

Christopher J. Budny level-fanatic 5/6/2013 9:46:11 AM

Many thanks, folks! This definitely has me pining to go back...! #10683467

Kay Beausoleil level-fanatic 5/27/2013 8:19:14 AM

Chris, this is a perfect lesson on how to make the best of imperfect shooting conditions (evident in your B&W of Skogafoss). You've shown Massive in a compelling way, so deserving of your win -- congratulations! And yes, I want to go back, too. #10709248

Christopher J. Budny level-fanatic 5/27/2013 11:02:45 AM

Thank you very much, Kay! I want to try for 2014 for a return trip...! #10709617

Howard Eisenberg level-fanatic 6/1/2013 3:48:56 AM

Very powerful image. Congrats on the 2nd Place. Great image #10717674

Christopher J. Budny level-fanatic 6/2/2013 8:42:00 AM

Thanks so much! I was lucky to have just the lone figure - and that they stood still for a lengthened exposure! #10719319

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One of my favorites from the Iceland trip, reworked a bit. This massive waterfall was just breathtaking!
3/13 Second Place - Theme (Showing Motion)

Exif: F Number: 22, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/1 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 200, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 105.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 7D

Uploaded on 10/29/2012 7:06:15 AM

BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner


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