Rainbow In The Morning

© John Connolly

Rainbow In The Morning

Tammy M. Anderson level-deluxe 11/13/2012 11:15:19 AM

Beautiful rainbow capture, John. Always good to see a rainbow. #1498186

Mike Clime 11/13/2012 11:39:42 AM

Pretty capture and nice rainbow, John! Guess you didn't find the pot of gold either. #10417351

Patrick Rouzes level-deluxe 11/13/2012 11:41:58 AM

Your tones, clarity, comp, perspective, rainbow and early morning light are exceptional, John! Spectacular scene & capture, my friend!
See a few animals in the forground- roos? #10417358

Tiia Vissak 11/13/2012 11:43:30 AM

a wonderful find! #10417363

Anthony G. Comella 11/13/2012 11:53:43 AM

Spot on capture John!! #10417390

Colette M. Metcalf 11/13/2012 11:58:32 AM

What a beautiful image!!!! #10417399

Stan Kwasniowski 11/13/2012 12:34:53 PM

John, gorgeous #10417476

Hendrik Storme 11/13/2012 12:36:41 PM

Terrific view and capture!!!WOW! #10417478

John Connolly 11/13/2012 12:59:52 PM

Thank you Tammy, Mike, Patrick, Tiia, Anthony, Colette, Stan and Hendrik!
I forgot to mention the animals were sheep, the district is famous for its quality wool! #10417519

Monnie Ryan 11/13/2012 3:09:48 PM

Gorgeous rainbow to make this scene even more beautiful, John! #10417656

Emile Abbott level-deluxe 11/13/2012 3:25:05 PM

Nice framing of the tree with the rainbow, John. Nature is grand for sure. #10417663

Ken Smith level-deluxe 11/13/2012 3:28:40 PM

We could use some rain here...send that rainbow to us! :-) Nice work on this, John! #10417669

David Hurt level-deluxe 11/13/2012 3:30:55 PM

Always nice to see a shot representing Gods promise to not flood the earth. Love Rainbows. #10417674

Connie J. Bagot 11/13/2012 4:50:41 PM

Beautiful image John---love the way the rainbow frames the tree! #10417735

Tammy Espino 11/13/2012 5:16:50 PM

Beautiful capture and rainbow. Wish I could find my pot of gold :) #10417767

David Phalen 11/13/2012 5:35:08 PM

Beautiful light, colors and clarity!! Good you got this beauty before the rains set in.:) #10417790

Martha R. Mazon level-deluxe 11/13/2012 6:02:05 PM

Wonderful design, tones, composition and mood, John! Love this! #10417827

Wm Nosal 11/13/2012 6:10:07 PM

Beautiful Rainbow John! #10417835

Carol L. Fowler 11/13/2012 6:53:28 PM

Beautiful scene! Gorgeous rainbow! #10417889

Ann Coates level-deluxe 11/13/2012 7:46:00 PM

Beautiful scenery and with a rainbow is the icing on the cake. Gorgeous capture John. #10417913

Stephen Zacker 11/13/2012 8:02:11 PM

The rainbow really makes it #10417919

Sharon Gardiner level-deluxe 11/13/2012 10:49:59 PM

Beautiful rainbow capture, John. Love the tones and colours. #10417979

Chris Ebben 11/13/2012 11:20:00 PM

Makes for a good finishing touch to a country scene all the same. Looks & feels like rain here today. Another good shot=^..^= #10417993

Avril Young 11/14/2012 12:12:39 AM

such a beautiful rainbow, there is something special about them...Beautiful John.. #10418019

Ujjwal Mukherjee level-deluxe 11/14/2012 12:42:35 AM

Always a thrill to see it .....wonderful find,composition and capture,John!! #10418038

Barbara Waldoch level-deluxe 11/14/2012 12:43:53 AM

Wonderful image, John! #10418043

Yulianto Soeroso 11/14/2012 1:31:21 AM

pretty shot and composition this phenomenon #10418095

Lyn Darlington 11/14/2012 3:15:35 AM

Beautiful capture! The rainbow definitely makes this scene special! #10418165

MELODIE C. ROBERTS 11/14/2012 4:12:41 AM

WoWzA Johnny!

This is simply beautiful!!
Gorgeous capture #10418274

Joy Rector 11/14/2012 6:37:50 AM

beautiful capture #10418495

isabel C. Zepeda level-deluxe 11/14/2012 10:31:25 AM


Thats a gorgeous site,very nice photo

Ysa... #10418667

John Connolly 11/14/2012 11:19:21 AM

Thank you for all your kind comments, they are appreciated! #10418697

Linda A. Braddock level-deluxe 11/14/2012 3:00:12 PM

John, Beautiful Capture! I love Rainbows. #10418934

Katherine Kuhn level-deluxe 11/14/2012 3:43:31 PM

Beautiful landscape, John, made spectacular by your capture of the rainbow! #10418948

John Connolly 11/15/2012 11:24:37 AM

Many thanks Linda and Katherine! #10419924

Marijana Fajgl level-deluxe 11/15/2012 1:57:57 PM

What a perfect capture, John! Love it! #10420082

Claudia Kuhn level-deluxe 11/15/2012 2:00:46 PM

A beautiful scene John, great capture #10420087

Nadia Paul 11/15/2012 4:41:40 PM

This is just so beautiful John - worth two days rain lol! #10420247

Kirsten Kiki Kjaer level-deluxe 11/16/2012 3:47:24 AM

WOW! This is really beautiful, John. It's all in there. Magical! #10420787

Marilyn K. Lincecum level-deluxe 11/16/2012 11:39:22 AM

Realy beautiful..love the rainbow. Excellant job capturing the scene!! #10421358

John Connolly 11/16/2012 12:44:51 PM

Thank you so much Marijana, Claudia, Nadia, Kiki and Marilyn, I appreciate your input here! #10421470

Stan Kwasniowski 11/16/2012 1:58:04 PM

John, beautiful #10421590

ALLEN O. HOWARD 11/16/2012 3:15:02 PM

Great capture and composition my friend!!! #10421715

Gail Sullivan level-deluxe 11/17/2012 12:51:39 PM

This is gorgeous, John. I hope you found a pot of gold! #10423054

John Connolly 11/17/2012 1:21:19 PM

Thanks a lot Stan, Allen and Gail for your kind remarks! #10423099

John Connolly 11/19/2012 12:42:37 PM

Thank you Sabrina, it is good to hear from you again! #10425616

Lyn Darlington 12/27/2012 9:06:13 PM

Huge congrats on your finalist! #10481419

Tammy Espino 12/27/2012 9:19:35 PM

Big congrats , John on this beautiful finalist! :) #10481448

Stan Kwasniowski 12/27/2012 9:41:34 PM

John, congratulations #10481520

isabel C. Zepeda level-deluxe 12/27/2012 9:54:51 PM


Congratulations on your finalist

YSA... #10481569

Thomas E. Hinds 12/27/2012 9:58:13 PM

Wonderful Finalist, John! Congratulations on this Finalist! #10481575

Carol L. Fowler 12/27/2012 10:16:51 PM

Big Congrats! WTG! #10481613

Nadia Paul 12/27/2012 10:17:25 PM

Congratulations on this beautiful finalist John! #10481614

Tamara K. Walker level-deluxe 12/27/2012 10:23:46 PM

Follow that rainbow to the gold! Congratulation. #10481641

Sherran Andersen level-deluxe 12/27/2012 11:05:35 PM

Congrats John. #10481826

Ann Coates level-deluxe 12/28/2012 12:47:20 AM

Congratulations on your beautiful finalist John. #10482009

Jill Odice level-deluxe 12/28/2012 1:05:42 AM

A BIG congrats on your finalist! #10482045

Michelle Alton 12/28/2012 3:14:02 AM

Beautiful finalist, John. Congratulations! #10482146

Marijana Fajgl level-deluxe 12/28/2012 3:41:49 AM

Big congratulations on your fantastic finalist, John! #10482198

Robert R. Goodman level-deluxe 12/28/2012 4:24:33 AM

Hi John,Congratulations on this beautiful finalist!!! #10482363

Emile Abbott level-deluxe 12/28/2012 9:23:21 AM

Congratulations on another fantastic finalist, John. #10483510

Wm Nosal 12/28/2012 9:25:45 AM


Kathy Salerni level-deluxe 12/28/2012 9:37:01 AM

Huge congrats and good luck in the next round, John! #10483592

Linda A. Braddock level-deluxe 12/28/2012 10:56:10 AM

John, Congratulations on this awesome Finalist! #10484011

Tiia Vissak 12/28/2012 11:17:56 AM

Congratulations! #10484144

Tammy M. Anderson level-deluxe 12/28/2012 11:36:45 AM

Congrats on a beautiful finalist, JOhn. #10484263

ALLEN O. HOWARD 12/28/2012 12:22:40 PM

Congratulations John! An exceptional finalist! #10484533

Mariann Kovats level-deluxe 12/28/2012 12:23:54 PM

Big congratulations, John! Awesome capture! #10484537

Chris Ebben level-deluxe 12/28/2012 1:16:20 PM

Congratulations on this great Finalist=^..^= #10484691

Katherine Kuhn level-deluxe 12/28/2012 1:19:39 PM

Congratulations on this beautiful finalist, John!! #10484706

Patrick Rouzes level-deluxe 12/28/2012 3:06:40 PM

Glad to see this again, John! Big Congrats!

Martha R. Mazon level-deluxe 12/28/2012 4:26:56 PM

Congratulations on this beautiful finalist, John! #10485156

Randy D. Dinkins level-deluxe 12/28/2012 5:20:25 PM

Great job John, beautiful shot. Congratulations!! #10485311

Linda S. Smith level-deluxe 12/28/2012 5:48:32 PM

Huge Congrats on a beautiful finalist John! #10485427

Lynn M. Whitt level-deluxe 12/28/2012 6:58:19 PM

Congratulations on your beautiful finalist. #10485693

Marilyn K. Lincecum level-deluxe 12/28/2012 9:36:33 PM

WTG John on #2...Congratulations on a beautiful finalist. #10486019

Kirsten Kiki Kjaer level-deluxe 12/29/2012 6:53:12 AM

Simply marvellous, John. Huge congratulations. #10486600

Nancy L. Green level-deluxe 12/29/2012 9:12:34 AM

CONGRATULATIONS John on your wonderful finalist, WTG my friend!!! <>< #10486868

Merna L. Nobile 12/29/2012 12:34:49 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 #10487382

John Connolly 12/29/2012 12:53:50 PM

Many thanks for all your kind remarks, they are appreciated! #10487471

JO ANN CLEVELAND 12/29/2012 4:47:59 PM

Congratulations on this wonderful finalist John...I loved it!

jo ann c. #10488185

Amanda J. Tanner 12/30/2012 8:02:45 AM

Congratulations John! I love this beautiful Finalist! #10489248

John Connolly 12/30/2012 12:25:37 PM

Thank you Jo Ann and Amanda! #10489771

Graham Robards level-deluxe 1/2/2013 12:40:58 AM

Wow John, another one,congratulations! The countryside looked like it needed the two day rain, very dry hey!
~Pat #10494945

John Connolly 1/4/2013 12:35:57 PM

Thanks Pat, that was the start of a couple of days rain in Canberra! #10499300

Barbara Mason level-deluxe 1/12/2013 7:59:20 PM

Back from our Xmas/Summer holiday in the North Island John - Congratulations on this beautiful Finalist !! #10512418

Lydia Williams level-deluxe 1/20/2013 12:27:45 PM

Another awesome finalist, John...my late congratulations! Beautiful! #10524674

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Shepherd’s Warning.
It was just after 6.30 AM when I came across this phenomenon at the edge of the Fairbairn Pine Plantation near Canberra. The old adage is pretty true; it rained nonstop for two days after we saw this early morning rainbow.
Captured at 1/80th f11.0 and ISO-200.

Exif: F Number: 11, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/80 seconds, Flash: did not fire., ISO: 200, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 42.00 mm, Model: NIKON D90

Uploaded on 11/13/2012 11:10:08 AM

Made With

Camera: Nikon D90 Digital SLR Camera

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