+ Oh what a morning! +

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+ Oh what a morning! +

Betsy E. Bie 11/4/2005 9:22:00 PM

Wow. The colors and light in this photo took my breath away! #338300

Jim Kinnunen 11/4/2005 10:56:01 PM

Wow is right, Phillip...excellent image!:) #2036759

Angela M. Neal 11/4/2005 11:15:19 PM

This is stunning! Wonderful capture! #2036794

Phillip R. Connolly 11/5/2005 4:49:52 AM

Thank you Betsy, Jim and Angela for taking the time to comment on this image, it was certainly a special morning.

Phil #2037215

Pat Gamwell 12/20/2005 2:52:09 AM

A very well deserved CONGRATULATIONS on this exquisite art piece, Phillip! #2202359

Susie Peek-Swint 12/20/2005 10:47:46 AM

Many congrats Phil ~ this is awesome... good luck with the next round!
susie #2204875

Phillip R. Connolly 12/21/2005 10:35:45 AM

Thank you Pat and Susie, everything was put in place for me...all I had to do was be there and take the photo.

Phil #2209797

Kay E. Mahoney 12/23/2005 5:08:21 AM

Congratulations on your win Phillip. Beautiful colors. #2216368

Christopher Budny 12/23/2005 6:14:33 AM

You ain't kiddin'! Gorgeous morning!! Congratulations on your win! #2216680

Janine Russell 12/23/2005 8:22:21 AM

Phil, excellent detail, colors, clarity and composition; congratulations on your second place win. #2217276

Donna La Mattino Pagakis 12/23/2005 10:59:08 AM

This is beautiful Phil, a big congratulations on this well deserved win!! Have a great Christmas!! #2217955

John Connolly 12/23/2005 1:47:12 PM

Great Sunrise Phil, congratulations on your win. #2218401

Danilo Piccioni 12/23/2005 9:36:37 PM


Phillip R. Connolly 12/24/2005 6:24:10 AM

Kay, Christopher, Janine, Donna, John and Dado, thank you all very much for your kind comments and good wishes.

Phil #2220107

Gary H. Minish 12/24/2005 10:59:41 AM

Wow! Air and Water on fire! Impressive sunset shot, Phillip. Congratulations on your win! #2220738

Gary H. Minish 12/24/2005 11:00:02 AM

Wow! Air and Water on fire! Impressive sunset shot, Phillip. Congratulations on your win! #2220739

Phillip R. Connolly 12/24/2005 11:22:08 AM

Thank you Gary, it was actually a sunrise and I guess these sort of mornings seldom come along...I was so glad to be there for it with camera in hand.

Phil #2220756

Anita Taylor 12/24/2005 6:43:19 PM

Intense colors and clouds! What an incredible image, Phillip! Congratulations! #2221202

Phillip R. Connolly 12/25/2005 11:13:47 AM

Thank you Anita for taking the time to comment. I believe I was incredibly fortunate to be on the spot and able to take the photo.

Phil #2222175

Cathy M. Gromball 1/19/2006 9:52:38 AM

Congratulations on your Second Place win, Phillip!

Cathy :) #2306487

Phillip R. Connolly 1/20/2006 12:29:41 AM

Thank you Cathy for taking the time to comment, I enjoyed your gallery.

Phil #2308743

Desmond K. Thole 4/18/2006 1:40:15 PM

Phil can this be the same sun that rises each morning in Penn valley California? Great photo taken with a equally great camera, Oh and thanks for the information, Des #2658413

Phillip R. Connolly 4/20/2006 6:24:52 AM

Des, thank you for your kind comment. I'm told that this is the same sun that you witness in California, even though we are so far apart. The difference with this one is more than likely the altitude and makeup of the clouds, and the atmospheric dust on this particular morning that may have provided the great tones we see here.

Phil #2664938

Judy V. Kennamer 6/21/2006 1:22:11 PM

OH MY GOSH PHIL!! This is glorious! What a beautiful, beautiful photograph! #2928962

Phillip R. Connolly 6/22/2006 7:03:31 AM

Judy, thank you for visiting my image and your kind comments. I simply held the camera and the beauty was provided for me.

Phil #2933465

Bill Wyatt 7/24/2006 6:13:48 AM

Beautiful sunset colors and reflections. Excellent work Congratulations on your winner! #3069392

Phillip R. Connolly 7/24/2006 12:18:38 PM

Thank you Bill, I value your comments.

Phil #3070695

Carol Sawyer 8/27/2006 3:45:09 AM

This sunset is beautiful. Congratulations Phil!!!! #3224436

randy dannheim 9/23/2006 10:26:56 AM

Wow, you have some of the beautiful sunrises i've seen. Well done Phillip #3350285

Phillip R. Connolly 10/26/2006 4:08:55 AM

Thank you Carol and Randy, every once in a while a special one comes along and it pays to not be still in bed when it does!

Phil #3499765

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Sunrise on Lake Macquarie NSW shortly before the beauty of the clouds turned to heavy rain.

Uploaded on 11/4/2005 4:22:35 PM

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