Cool Green Waters

© Gary W. Lake

Cool Green Waters

Oksana Pashko 6/25/2003 12:22:11 AM

Wow! Excellent shot, Gary! #42039

Jean Papo

Absolutelyl beautiful, Gary! #125520

Lem Metro

Love the silkiness of the water, Gary! #125521

Gary W. Lake

Oksana, Jean, & Lem - thank you very much for your gracious words! #125532

Ronald Balthazor

Very nice image, Gary! #125534

Gary W. Lake

Thanks Ronald! #125559

Judith G. Secco

This is really great, Gary! Beautiful job on the water and the lighting is wonderful.
Judy #125594

Colette M. Metcalf

Beautiful, Gary!!! #125609

June Marie Sobrito

Beautiful!! #125623

Dottie Shepherd

Gary, A marvelous image!!! #125624

Leanne M.E. Boyd

You have gotten quite a reponse with this photo, Gary. And no wonder - I love the overall green with the splash of pink, the silky water and the composition. Well done. #125875

Gary W. Lake

Wow! Judy, Colette, June Marie, Dottie, & Leanne - thank you all very much for your comments! #126027

William C. Raco

Those are some great colors.
Excellent composition and veiling, Gary.


bill #126217

Gary W. Lake

Thank you Bill! #126354

Evy Johansen

Beautiful shot, Gary! Great color and composition! #126488

Gary W. Lake

Thanks Evy! #126578

Danny S. Lesnick

That is really lovely. I assume you used a tripod, but I wonder what lens you used. #126980

Kathleen Clemons 7/7/2003 3:27:00 AM

WOW! I missed this one Gary- it's wonderful! Congratulations! #134979

Evy Johansen 7/7/2003 3:27:01 AM

Congratulations, Gary! Well deserved! #134980

Leanne M.E. Boyd 7/7/2003 5:45:24 AM

Lovely shot, Gary - congratulation and good luck!!!! #135336

Gary W. Lake 7/7/2003 5:50:53 AM

Danny, Kathleen, Evy & Leanne - thanks for the wonderful comments! Danny - this was shot with a Sigma CHZ 28-300 lens. #135357

Darren K. Fisher 7/7/2003 7:26:41 AM

Congrats Gary!!! #135536

Jean Papo 7/7/2003 7:27:51 AM

Congratulations, Gary, on your beautiful photo! Good luck! #135539

Gary W. Lake 7/7/2003 7:31:28 AM

Darren & Jean - thank you both! #135548

Judith G. Secco 7/7/2003 10:38:19 AM

Congratulations on this beauty. I love it.
Judy #135872

Gary W. Lake 7/7/2003 10:41:11 AM

Thank you Judy - I really appreciate the comment! #135878

Wolfgang Dolak 7/7/2003 10:57:00 AM

Again, congratulations from Austria!!
birdie #135909

Gary W. Lake 7/7/2003 11:01:55 AM

Thanks again Birdie - again - I'm quite stunned! #135923

Terry McCully 7/7/2003 11:35:59 AM

Gary, I have no idea how I missed this one first time around...I'm trying this blurr effect on my own right now..You did a great job here!..Love the smooth water! #135971

Gary W. Lake 7/7/2003 12:53:48 PM

Thanks Terry - I think it's impossible to see them all. Every time the finalists come out I see all kinds of shots I missed during the month! I love shooting running water. I used both a neutral density filter and a polarizing filter on this one, plus it was actually pretty dimly lit because the forest canopy was so thick, but the slow shutter speed gives it a lot of light. This was a 30 second exposure. #136069

Dick van Breda 7/7/2003 2:02:42 PM

I missed this one too, Gary. I have count 4 photo's now. It's great. Congratulations again. Greetings, Dick #136175

Gary W. Lake 7/7/2003 2:04:56 PM

Thank you Dick! #136178

LJ Corliss 7/7/2003 5:08:27 PM

Congrats to you :) #136364

Gary W. Lake 7/7/2003 6:18:27 PM

Thanks again LJ! #136552

Cathy Barrows 7/7/2003 6:28:58 PM

congrats...it must of been very dark...i have trouble not getting hotspots when I use a 6nd and a polarizer #136593

Gary W. Lake 7/7/2003 6:52:41 PM

Thanks again Cathy. It was indeed dark. Even so I still got some washed out spots right at the bottom of the little rapids but it didn't really seem to hurt the image. I kind of like the effect actually, as long as it's not too distracting. #136674

Dolores Neilson 7/7/2003 7:17:24 PM

A well deserved finalist, Gary!! Beautiful color and silken waters!! #136749

Dottie Shepherd 7/7/2003 7:53:37 PM

Congrats, Gary...Great JoB!!!! #136819

Ron Goldman 7/7/2003 8:02:11 PM

Congrats again Gary! #136844

Gary W. Lake 7/8/2003 1:19:56 AM

Delores, Dottie, & Ron - thanks so much for the wonderful comments! I really appreciate it. #136991

Karen Seargeant 7/8/2003 2:37:14 AM

Congratulations, Gary! Very nice shot! #137036

Gary W. Lake 7/8/2003 3:01:45 AM

Thanks Karen! #137069

Cheryl Meisel 7/8/2003 4:47:57 AM

WOW! This is just spectacular! UMMMMMMM just beautiful! Biggggg Congrats! Cheryl #137218

Gary W. Lake 7/8/2003 8:46:52 AM

Thank you very much Cheryl! #137514

Gary Minish 7/8/2003 1:15:43 PM

This is absolutely beautiful, Gary! I love the exposure, from the excellent veiling to the green reflection to the soft ambient greeen lighting! Very nicely shot and worthy of a prize in my book :-) Congratulations so far and good luck! #137784

Gary W. Lake 7/8/2003 1:30:13 PM

Thanks Gary! #137798

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Description

Took this mid-morning shot on the way to Spruce Knob recently. The light reflecting from the trees seemed to turn the surface of the water green.

Uploaded on 6/25/2003 12:10:00 AM

Made With

Camera: Nikon D100 Digital SLR Camera

BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest Finalist


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