Watchful Waiting

© Randall J. Scholten

Watchful Waiting

Carol Teal Student 10/21/2013 4:33:05 PM

Beautiful color and love your dog! I was really confused about the metal stick at first until I read through the whole description! I am sure you both enjoy these beautiful beach walks!

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Chris Ebben 10/21/2013 4:41:05 PM

Have to admit, I had to read it a 2nd time also!! Great scene & subject & story from a dog's point of view. Good work=^..^= #10878078

Ray 10/21/2013 5:19:27 PM

Excellent work here, Randall! Beautifully composed. #10878098

Phyllis A. Houghton 11/29/2013 10:13:54 PM

Congrats of Oshie!! #10910015

Michelle Alton 11/30/2013 3:25:55 AM

Oshie is a GREAT writer, a beautiful...gorgeous dog, and she also has sophisticated taste in landscapes.

Congratulations on this wonderful finalist! #10910090

JO ANN CLEVELAND 12/3/2013 8:20:59 AM

Congrats on your super finalist Randall!

jo ann c.
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Ray 12/3/2013 3:58:26 PM

Congratulations on your wonderful Finalist, Randall! #10914281

Merna L. Nobile 12/13/2013 1:48:53 PM

Award winning photographers are not great just because of their technique; they are great because of their passion.
Congratulations for your achievement, November, 2013.
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Description


I’ve seen it all before. He stops and stares for a few moments, then makes his tall metal stick have three legs, and then he kisses it. Eventually it makes a clicking sound and he quits kissing it. Then he stares off somewhere again. I rarely know what he stares at. There’s nothing there to chase or eat. Then, usually and if I’m lucky, he will make his stick have one leg again, pick it up, and we finally continue on our beach walk! I’m such a lucky dog to have him as my master… that’s why I wait for him. Usually.

Quote of the Day: “Until one has loved an animal, a part of one's soul remains unawakened.” –Anatole France

Nikon D700, 20 mm f/2.8D Lens @ f/5.0, 1/100 sec exposure. ISO 200. 3/11/2013, 7:33 AM, Port Orford, OR, USA (POTD, 10/22/2013–2291)

Exif: F Number: 5, ExposureTime: 100/10000 seconds, ISO: 200, FocalLength: 20.00 mm, Model: NIKON D700

Uploaded on 10/21/2013 4:11:05 PM

BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest Finalist


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