William C. Raco level-addict 8/10/2013 9:24:47 AM

Excellent photo and inspired title, Mitch
Great theme entry #1539852

Dr Silly level-addict 8/10/2013 9:30:57 AM

Wonderful capture. :O) #10803088

Bob Cournoyer level-addict 8/10/2013 10:28:45 AM

Great eye, Mitch... :-)

Happy Theme Day #10803130

Martha R. Mazon level-addict 8/10/2013 10:29:26 AM

Marvelous design and detail, Mitch. I like the bug too - I'm glad you left him there! Very creative match-up for the theme. #10803131

Michelle Alton level-addict 8/10/2013 11:04:58 AM

Just wonderful! I loved the book AND the movie, and your photo is so scholarly, as well as intriguing. I agree, the bug is a further enhancement. #10803192

Melinda F. Schneider level-addict 8/10/2013 11:06:39 AM

WOW! What a great find for today's theme!

Joy Rector level-addict 8/10/2013 11:08:02 AM

love the detail #10803205

David Phalen level-addict 8/10/2013 11:17:38 AM

Great eye to spot a shadow shaped like pi!! Love the colors and textures!! Does the bug have a name?.:) #10803231

Daniella Puente 8/10/2013 11:27:42 AM

Great detail Mitch, cool color! #10803251

Julianne Bradford 8/10/2013 11:36:12 AM

How cool Mitch! Great connection! #10803267

Jeff Robinson level-addict 8/10/2013 11:51:29 AM

Nice find, color and capture Mitch! #10803300

Patrick Rouzes level-addict 8/10/2013 3:31:20 PM

LOVE it, Mitch.Tones, colors, textures, lighting & comp to perfection, my friend. BIG fave for me.

Patrick Rouzes level-addict 8/10/2013 3:32:27 PM

Oh, glad you left the bug there.

Monnie Ryan level-addict 8/10/2013 7:07:35 PM

Terrific for the theme, Mitch (and a darned good movie, too)! The bug adds a bit more texture, so no reason to get rid of him. #10803696

Carol Quina level-addict 8/11/2013 11:39:19 AM

Nicely seen! Great color, shadows, textures. Terrific theme entry! #10804340

Emile Abbott level-addict 8/11/2013 4:59:23 PM

Love the composition, title and little bug as well. Leave him alone. #10804625

Susan M. Hembree level-addict 8/11/2013 11:39:10 PM

Nice shot, Mitch! Like the colors & shadow detail. Good eye for capturing this one! #10805005

Peggy Pfister level-addict 1/31/2017 1:39:08 PM

Wow, great eye, Mitch! Congrats on this terrific finalist! #11558584

Peggy Pfister level-addict 1/31/2017 1:39:28 PM

p.s. Love the bug. #11558585

Teresa A. Burnett level-addict 1/31/2017 4:55:07 PM

Huge Congratulations on the gorgeous First Place Winner, Mitch!! #11558681

Peggy Pfister level-addict 1/31/2017 5:14:17 PM

Fantastic! Big congrats on the First Place win! #11558716

Thomas L Willis level-addict 1/31/2017 7:28:20 PM

Congratulations, Mitch. An excellent image. #11558859

Michele Peterson level-addict 1/31/2017 7:31:03 PM

Your little bug was cheering you on the whole time! Congratulations on this wonderful winner, Mitch! #11558862

Patrick Rouzes level-addict 1/31/2017 9:02:25 PM

Congrats on the Gold Winner, Mitch. Love it! #11558918

Christine Czernin level-addict 2/1/2017 7:18:42 AM

Big congratulations on your " big "gold. It shows your excellent eye once more, Mitch. #11559034

Amanda D. Austwick level-addict 2/1/2017 8:18:12 AM

Congratulations Mitch on this Gold winner! #11559052

Emile Abbott level-addict 2/1/2017 8:29:01 AM

Congrats on First Place Winner, Mitch #11559067

John R. Koepfer level-addict 2/1/2017 9:38:34 AM

Good eye Mitch, congratulations on your first place win!!! #11559149

Joanna Kovalcsik level-addict 2/1/2017 2:06:29 PM

This is so cleverly shot. Great work, Mitch...congratulations! #11559255

Nikki McDonald level-addict 2/1/2017 9:09:55 PM

Terrific details, bold color, and design elements, Mitch. The shadow looks like a Chinese character to me - I see the pi, too. Congratulations on the win. #11559423

Jeff Robinson level-addict 2/3/2017 3:57:21 AM

Congrats Mitch on this outstanding Win! #11559760

Teresa L. Brooks level-addict 2/3/2017 5:34:23 PM

Congrats on your gold. Great find Mitch #11559998

Mary L. Olson level-addict 2/4/2017 3:54:12 PM

Color, texture and creativity. This image has it all. Congratulations on your first place. #11560387

Rosemary Sampson level-addict 2/28/2017 10:52:32 AM

Great capture, Mitch. Title is wonderful. Love the colors. #11565934

Anita Bower level-addict 3/21/2017 6:11:17 AM

Love the color, the shape of the cleat, the shadow, the bug. Congratulations. #11573832

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The shadow of a dock cleat in the form of pi. There's a little bug there on the right. I thought about taking him out but grew quite attached to him and didn't.

Category: Elements of Design

Exif: F Number: 13, Exposure Bias Value: -0.67, ExposureTime: 1/320 seconds, Flash: did not fire., ISO: 200, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 32.00 mm, Model: NIKON D300

Uploaded on 8/10/2013 9:20:58 AM
Entered into contest on 12/4/2016 6:15:58 AM

BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest FIRST PLACE Winner

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