Rainbow over Peyto Lake for Laura Swan

© Emile Abbott

Rainbow over Peyto Lake for Laura Swan

Colette M. Metcalf level-classic 11/1/2012 8:41:49 AM

Just beautiful!!! #1495824

Dominick M. Dimacale level-classic 11/1/2012 9:02:36 AM

Lovely scenery here, Emile!

Dominick #10399198

David Phalen level-classic 11/1/2012 9:13:59 AM

WOW!! Thanks for waiting!! This so beautiful!! #10399222

Tiia Vissak 11/1/2012 9:18:30 AM

a wonderful view! #10399237

Anthony G. Comella 11/1/2012 9:24:08 AM

Super viewing, presented perfectly!!! #10399250

Phyllis A. Houghton level-classic 11/1/2012 9:37:21 AM

WOW! Waiting in the rain. This is an earned beautiful shot with a bonus. Love the comp and seeing so much in one image, Emile. #10399283

Jeff Robinson level-classic 11/1/2012 9:47:36 AM

A real beauty Emile - Laura will love it! #10399304

Stan Kwasniowski level-classic 11/1/2012 9:58:51 AM

Emile, well done and great tribute to Laura #10399337

JudyAnn Rector level-classic 11/1/2012 12:09:11 PM

Beautiful capture, Emile, and I am so glad you waited! Love the efex. #10399598

Carol L. Fowler 11/1/2012 12:20:19 PM

Wonderful rainbow in such a fabulous location! #10399644

Emile Abbott level-classic 11/1/2012 12:20:48 PM

Thanks you Colette, Dominick, David, Tiia, Anthony, Phyllis, Jeff, Stan, and JudyAnn. #10399647

Robert R. Goodman level-classic 11/1/2012 12:53:19 PM

Absolutely beautiful.Wonderful capture Emile!!!! #10399753

Marijana Fajgl level-classic 11/1/2012 1:40:19 PM

It was worth waiting! Outstanding beauty and capture, Emile! #10399846

John Connolly level-classic 11/1/2012 1:40:55 PM

A great capture of this jaw dropping scenery Emile! The light and color here is exceptional! Great work my friend! #10399849

JO ANN CLEVELAND level-classic 11/1/2012 1:49:01 PM

Wowza, what a beauty and so well presented Emile!

jo ann c. #10399866

JO ANN CLEVELAND level-classic 11/1/2012 1:49:02 PM

Wowza, what a beauty and so well presented Emile!

jo ann c. #10399867

Emile Abbott level-classic 11/1/2012 2:50:27 PM

Thank you Carol, Bobby, Marijana, John,and JO ANN #10399988

Laura E. Swan level-classic 11/1/2012 10:25:57 PM

Emile, It's beautiful!!!! I have never seen a photo of Peyto Lake with a rainbow over it!!! Wow! So pretty!!!!!!

So how'd you like that hike up the mountain? It nearly killed me and I almost swore off bacon! HeeHee!

Love it and am so glad you saw it in person!!

-Laura :D #10400352

Joy Rector level-classic 11/2/2012 5:27:38 AM

excellent shot #10400611

Emile Abbott level-classic 11/2/2012 8:53:35 AM

Thank Laura and glad you liked it. Thanks Joy. #10400872

Nancy L. Green level-classic 11/2/2012 11:29:30 AM

Oh WOW!!! this is GORGEOUS Emile, VERY well done!! <>< #10401040

Emile Abbott level-classic 11/3/2012 2:15:13 PM

thanks Nancy. #10402599

Lana Arcemont level-classic 11/5/2012 6:37:12 PM

Just Beautiful! #10406059

Stan Kwasniowski level-classic 11/16/2012 10:52:23 PM

Emile, gorgeous #10422183

Emile Abbott level-classic 11/17/2012 10:45:39 AM

Thanks Lana and Stan. #10422938

Linda S. Smith level-classic 12/1/2012 4:35:54 PM

Wow Emile this is so beautiful! Can only imagine how gorgeous this must have been in person!!! #10445579

Stan Kwasniowski level-classic 12/27/2012 9:52:06 PM

Emile, congratulations #10481559

Carol L. Fowler 12/27/2012 10:20:52 PM

Big Congrats on this Finalist! #10481627

Susan Williams level-classic 12/27/2012 10:34:35 PM

Congratulations, Emile. What a magical place and you've captured it so beautifully. #10481690

Laura E. Swan level-classic 12/27/2012 10:47:49 PM

I'm so HAPPY for you!!!!

Yipppeeeeeeeeee!!!!!!! :D #10481740

Jill Odice level-classic 12/28/2012 1:20:13 AM

A BIG congrats on your finalist! Your patience paid off Emile! #10482063

Michelle Alton 12/28/2012 3:17:50 AM

Thrilling and OUTSTANDING finalist, Emile. Congratulations! #10482151

Marijana Fajgl level-classic 12/28/2012 3:44:33 AM

Glad to see this one again, Emile! Huge congratulations! #10482209

Robert R. Goodman level-classic 12/28/2012 4:48:59 AM

Hi Emile,Congratulations on this beautiful finalist!!! #10482486

Deborah C. Lewinson level-classic 12/28/2012 5:03:08 AM

Wow, what a beauty, Emile!

Congrats on your finalist and best wishes for the next round!
Debby #10482549

Nancy Marie Ricketts 12/28/2012 7:07:04 AM

Congratulations, Emile, on this superb finalist! #10483012

frank w. degenhardt level-classic 12/28/2012 10:43:06 AM

Love the colors and the rainbow of this beauty. Congratulations on the Finalist my friend. #10483938

Tiia Vissak 12/28/2012 11:28:22 AM

Congratulations! #10484215

ALLEN O. HOWARD 12/28/2012 12:30:03 PM

MAGNIFICENT my friend!!! Congratulations! #10484557

Emile Abbott level-classic 12/28/2012 12:47:22 PM

Thank you Judges at BP it is appreciated very much. Thanks Linda, Stan, Carol, Susan, Laura (who suggested I go there), Jill, Michelle, Marijana, Bobby, Debby, Nancy Marie, frank, Tiia and Allen. #10484611

Laura E. Swan level-classic 12/28/2012 12:53:58 PM

:) #10484627

Patrick Rouzes level-classic 12/28/2012 5:48:17 PM

Big Congrats, Emile!

Carol Eade level-classic 12/28/2012 6:19:31 PM

This is beautiful, Emile, congratulations on your finalist. #10485566

Kay E. Mahoney level-classic 12/28/2012 6:58:17 PM

Congratulations on your finalist, Emile. #10485692

Val Feldman level-classic 12/28/2012 9:07:21 PM

How beautiful - your photo is amazing but what a thrill it must have been to see this scene develop over time in person - to smell the clean rain-fresh air and feel the wonderful Canadian Rockies breezes as you waited for that perfect moment. And you got it. Magnificently. TX-sized congrats on a perfect photo coup, my friend! #10485986

Ellen Hodges level-classic 12/29/2012 12:37:25 AM

Huge congrats and very best luck with this beauty, Emile!!! #10486235

Emile Abbott level-classic 12/29/2012 10:33:39 AM

Thanks Laura, Patrick, Carol,Kay, Val and Ellen. #10487012

Nancy L. Green level-classic 12/29/2012 12:07:28 PM

CONGRATULATIONS Emile on your wonderful finalist, WTG my friend!!! <>< #10487313

Merna L. Nobile 12/29/2012 1:18:26 PM

January is a month of reflection for me, I remember how privileged I was to observe all the outstanding work and beautiful photographs of the past year. For the last time this year, I would be honored to congratulate you for your spectacular work and willingness to share with all of us, Happy New Year, Merna Nobile

Ann Lyssenko level-classic 12/30/2012 8:45:27 AM

Sensual curves lead my eye into the misty horizon. Super image! Congrats on being a finalist. Ann #10489337

Phyllis H. Burchett level-classic 12/30/2012 10:20:42 AM

Beautiful Emile, big congrats! #10489554

Emile Abbott level-classic 12/30/2012 10:49:59 AM

Thank you Nancy Merna, Ann and Phyllis. #10489589

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Laura Swan made me promise to capture Peyto Lake. When I arrived it was raining hard. Donned the raincoat walked to best vantage point and waited. Had a brief break with sun that provided a rainbow over and shadow on Peyto Lake. To the mid-right is Mistaya River and Mistaya Lake.

Exif: F Number: 10, Exposure Bias Value: -0.67, ExposureTime: 1/3200 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 1600, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 40.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS-1D Mark IV

Uploaded on 11/1/2012 8:19:47 AM

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