Sunrise

Candace M. Cleveland level-classic 9/8/2014 1:58:31 PM

Love the background colors against the silhouettes! #1586132

Tammy M. Anderson level-classic 9/8/2014 2:07:34 PM

Wonderful colors, comp. and silhouettes, John. #11129253

Susan M. Campbell level-classic 9/8/2014 2:15:21 PM

Very nice shot! #11129261

Kathy Salerni level-classic 9/8/2014 2:42:45 PM

Stunning color and capture, John! Wow! #11129296

Anita Hogue 9/8/2014 3:44:38 PM

Awesome silhouette capture! #11129325

Monnie Ryan 9/8/2014 3:46:04 PM

What a sight that must have been! Terrific capture! #11129328

Katherine Kuhn level-classic 9/8/2014 3:53:52 PM

Very cool capture, John! Only in Australia! Great colors & silhouettes. #11129333

Bill Whala level-classic 9/8/2014 4:10:40 PM

Wonderful silhouette!! Great colors and composition. #11129350

Claudia Kuhn level-classic 9/8/2014 4:50:33 PM

Beautiful colors and silhouettes John! #11129373

Leslie McLain level-classic 9/8/2014 4:56:51 PM

Stunning capture, John. #11129383

JO ANN CLEVELAND level-classic 9/8/2014 5:00:15 PM

Beautiful silhouettes John, the sky is awesome too! #11129387

Gord MacEachern level-classic 9/8/2014 6:22:27 PM

Quite a find John, love the silhouettes and the colors!! #11129443

Carol L. Fowler 9/8/2014 6:29:18 PM

Great shot! Looks like a piece of graphic art! #11129454

Terry Cervi level-classic 9/8/2014 6:52:42 PM 1

How cool and how beautiful, John!! Well done! #11129482

Sheri Whala level-classic 9/8/2014 7:09:24 PM

Wonderful capture. Love the colors! #11129509

Robert R. Goodman level-classic 9/8/2014 7:47:20 PM

Hi John,Beautiful color my friend.Excellent capture,We had about three inches here in town.sure is nice to see a little rain!!! #11129558

isabel C. Zepeda level-classic 9/8/2014 8:31:26 PM

John
just amazing capture and colors

Ysa #11129578

Tiia Vissak level-classic 9/8/2014 11:44:16 PM

well done! fav! #11129602

Nadia Paul level-classic 9/9/2014 1:27:38 AM

The colours are gorgeous John with wonderful silhouettes - so beautiful! #11129626

Douglas Pignet level-classic 9/9/2014 2:25:54 AM

lovely capture #11129642

Colette M. Metcalf level-classic 9/9/2014 2:39:12 AM

What a beautiful capture, John!!!! #11129660

Jeff Robinson level-classic 9/9/2014 2:55:20 AM

This is great John!! #11129685

Joy Rector level-classic 9/9/2014 4:00:47 AM

love this shot #11129715

Mary K. Robison level-classic 9/9/2014 4:16:57 AM

John, what makes this beautiful silhouetted shot so unique are the kangaroos. There's an instant recognition of this scene being in Australia. Very cool capture! #11129720

Stephen Zacker level-classic 9/9/2014 5:15:51 AM

Awesome presentation #11129752

Martha R. Mazon level-classic 9/9/2014 7:17:19 AM

Incredible light, tones, silhouettes and mood, John! Love this! #11129840

Karen Bacon level-classic 9/9/2014 7:21:00 AM

This is terrific John.I love the silhouettes of the kangaroos and think of Australia immediately! #11129848

Nancy L. Green level-classic 9/9/2014 7:23:09 AM

FANTASTIC image John, I LOVE the silhouettes, WTG!!! <>< #11129850

Patrick Rouzes level-classic 9/9/2014 12:01:35 PM

Wonderful colors, silhouettes, action shot & image. John.
#11130068

Michelle Alton level-classic 9/9/2014 12:14:01 PM

What a GREAT and unique wildlife composition, almost in silhouette. This will definitely be in the competition, John. #11130098

John Connolly level-classic 9/9/2014 1:27:33 PM

Thank you for ll your great comments, they are appreciated! #11130139

Emile Abbott level-classic 9/10/2014 8:47:14 AM

Great silhouettes of the roos and trees. #11130733

Wm Nosal 9/10/2014 10:00:51 AM

Awesome Silhouette Capture, John! #11130855

Sheryl A. Hudson level-classic 9/10/2014 11:58:32 AM

I love the colors, composition and movement! #11131028

John Connolly level-classic 9/10/2014 2:16:59 PM

Thanks a lot Emile, Wm and Sheryl! #11131174

Marilyn K. Lincecum level-classic 9/18/2014 9:32:23 PM

Beautiful comp, colors and silhouettes. Excellent post processing. #11137467

Chris Ebben level-classic 9/23/2014 1:47:01 PM

They certainly do look a bit surprised!! I like the soft colours in this wonderful scene. Keep up those early morning walks=^..^= #11142045

Zelma Lias level-classic 9/27/2014 8:15:52 PM

Wow! One of a kind for sure! #11146515

Bill Whala level-classic 10/29/2014 9:41:06 PM

Congratulations on this amazing finalist, John!! Good luck in the next round. #11171336

Sheri Whala level-classic 10/29/2014 9:43:34 PM

Congrats on another great finalist! #11171340

Marilyn K. Lincecum level-classic 10/29/2014 11:43:26 PM

Congratulations John on a fantastic finalist and good luck in the next round. #11171469

Nadia Paul level-classic 10/30/2014 12:08:07 AM

Another well deserved finalist my friend - congrats! #11171494

Lyn Darlington level-classic 10/30/2014 3:13:00 AM

Congrats on another fantastic finalist! #11171622

Tammy M. Anderson level-classic 10/30/2014 5:23:38 AM

Another great finalist. Congrats, John. #11171737

isabel C. Zepeda level-classic 10/30/2014 9:11:59 AM

John
A big CONGRATULATIONS on this beautiful finalist
Ysa #11172288

Emile Abbott level-classic 10/30/2014 9:17:28 AM

Not surprised to see this again. Congratulations my friend on another awesome finalist. #11172309

Marijana Fajgl level-classic 10/30/2014 10:35:18 AM

Another amazing finalist, John. Congratulations. #11172529

Robert R. Goodman level-classic 10/30/2014 11:47:16 AM

Hi John,A big Congratulations my friend!! #11172640

Wm Nosal 10/30/2014 3:09:02 PM

Congratulations Again, John! #11173011

Katherine Kuhn level-classic 10/30/2014 3:15:02 PM

Congratulations on this truly gorgeous & unique finalist, John! #11173025

Mary K. Robison 10/31/2014 2:02:21 AM

I had to comment (again) on this lovely image, and congratulate you, John, on your fine DD work. Best of luck next round with this! #11173646

Candace M. Cleveland level-classic 10/31/2014 5:17:00 AM

Congratulations John! #11173755

Monnie Ryan 10/31/2014 5:39:48 AM

Love this, John - congratulations!! #11173812

Robert R. Goodman level-classic 10/31/2014 6:48:45 AM

Hi John,Congratulations my friend on your beautiful win!!! #11173893

Val Feldman level-classic 10/31/2014 6:50:15 AM

Beautiful, beautiful! Congratulations, John, on your Gold Win! #11173897

Zelma Lias level-classic 10/31/2014 7:17:53 AM

Congratulations! A super shot! #11173945

Colette M. Metcalf level-classic 10/31/2014 7:58:53 AM

Big congrats on your win, John!!! WTG! #11174009

Kathy Salerni level-classic 10/31/2014 8:56:05 AM

Huge congrats on your winning Gold, John! #11174112

Tammy M. Anderson level-classic 10/31/2014 8:56:39 AM

Congrats, John on a great winner. #11174114

Natasha Pliss level-classic 10/31/2014 8:57:52 AM

My warmest congratulations on your Gold WINNER, John! #11174116

Linda A. Braddock level-classic 10/31/2014 9:31:34 AM

John, Congratulations on this beautiful gold winner! #11174164

Amalia Sylvia Arriaga Salinas level-classic 10/31/2014 9:40:04 AM

Huge Congratulations on your win John!,
Amalia #11174194

Emile Abbott level-classic 10/31/2014 10:58:05 AM

Congratulations John all the way to gold with this one. Awesome my friend. #11174256

Karen Bacon level-classic 10/31/2014 11:00:09 AM

Warmest regards and congratulations on your winner,John! #11174258

Martha R. Mazon level-classic 10/31/2014 11:37:08 AM

Congratulations on your fabulous winner, John! #11174283

Anita Hogue 10/31/2014 11:46:49 AM

Congratulation on your beautiful winner! #11174305

Chris Ebben 10/31/2014 1:34:23 PM

You can't beat South West Rocks for great photography eh!!! Now you will want to go back. Congratulations on this great winner=^..^= #11174486

Chris Ebben 10/31/2014 1:34:57 PM

You can't beat South West Rocks for great photography eh!!! Now you will want to go back. Congratulations on this great winner=^..^= #11174487

Tony Ebben 10/31/2014 2:17:35 PM

Congratulations mate. #11174533

Marijana Fajgl level-classic 10/31/2014 2:56:15 PM

Huge congratulations on your gold, John! #11174584

Nadia Paul level-classic 10/31/2014 2:57:10 PM

So thrilled for you John - a most deserving winner - congrats ! #11174585

Tony Ebben 10/31/2014 3:09:16 PM

I wonder if these were the same kangaroos that got so close they put their noses on the lens of my camera when I bent down to take their picture? They are a friendly lot at South West Rocks. #11174600

Lindley Johnson level-classic 10/31/2014 3:29:50 PM

Fabulous silhouettes and color! Congratulations on your win John. #11174616

Katherine Kuhn level-classic 10/31/2014 5:05:45 PM

Congratulations on your well-deserved win, John! WTG! #11174673

Claudia Kuhn level-classic 10/31/2014 5:14:00 PM

Congratulations on your winner, John1 #11174682

Claudia Kuhn level-classic 10/31/2014 5:15:41 PM

Congratulations on your winner, John! #11174684

Mitch Spence level-classic 10/31/2014 5:22:28 PM

Congratulations to you, John, on your gold. What an exotic image for those of us in the northern half. #11174690

Lyn Darlington level-classic 10/31/2014 6:10:03 PM

Congrats on your well deserved gold winner! #11174741

Mary K. Robison level-classic 10/31/2014 8:46:39 PM

Wow, John! So glad this beautiful image got some gold! Congratulations! #11174808

Marilyn K. Lincecum level-classic 10/31/2014 9:00:42 PM

WTG John. Congratulations on a well deserved Second Place win. #11174821

Christine Dalton level-classic 11/1/2014 12:30:51 PM

Congrats on your gold winner John !! #11175209

JO ANN CLEVELAND level-classic 11/1/2014 1:28:18 PM

Congratulations on this awesome 2nd Place Gold Winner John! #11175299

Ellen Hodges level-classic 11/1/2014 8:10:17 PM

Huge congrats on a very fabulous winner, John! Absolutely super!! #11175600

Avril Young level-classic 11/1/2014 9:38:21 PM

huge congrats on this awesome win John..WTG #11175651

Patrick Rouzes level-classic 11/1/2014 11:12:27 PM

Was hoping to see this back, John. CONGRATS, my friend.
#11175677

Kirsten Kiki Kjaer level-classic 11/2/2014 10:56:11 AM

FANTASTIC, John!!! No wonder this got gold.
Congratulations! #11176164

John Connolly level-classic 11/2/2014 12:23:34 PM

Many thanks for all your kind comments! #11176316

Sheri Whala level-classic 11/2/2014 4:11:53 PM

Congrats on your winner! #11176495

John Connolly level-classic 11/3/2014 12:33:30 PM

Thanks a lot Sheri! #11177121

Gail P. Sullivan level-classic 11/4/2014 4:24:23 AM

Fantastic image, John...congrats! #11177565

Rudi Reiner level-classic 11/5/2014 9:16:13 PM

Congratulations, excellent comp & timing #11179300

Amanda J. Tanner level-classic 12/22/2014 9:05:04 AM

Beautiful work Congratulations John! #11210999

Grace E. Bryant level-classic 12/23/2014 5:15:21 PM

Nice one, John, this is what early morning walks are for. #11211690

Teresa A. Burnett level-classic 1/6/2015 9:13:16 PM

Love this John!! Beautiful silhouette against gorgeous color!! #11220046

Sylvia Scotting level-classic 2/9/2015 10:17:26 AM

stunning image love it #11243802

Lydia Williams level-classic 9/30/2015 12:48:32 PM

This is a great image, John. Congratulations on your gold! :) #11379739

Emile Abbott level-classic 3/10/2016 7:36:55 AM

Congratulations John on this being selected as one of the Best of the Best all time DD's on BP. #11444842

Lydia Williams level-classic 3/10/2016 3:52:56 PM

Congrats John! Another gold badge! Awesome! #11445140

Ellen Hodges level-classic 3/22/2016 6:00:20 PM

Huge congrats on ALL TIME pick, John!! #11450334

John Connolly level-classic 3/23/2016 1:23:23 PM

Thank you for all your kind comments they are appreciated! #11450709

Mary K. Robison level-classic 3/26/2016 12:33:47 AM

CONGRATULATIONS, John, on this superb photo getting an ALL-TIME EP! Hope it goes even higher! (Several 'roo jumps, at least!) #11451813

Ellen Hodges level-classic 3/26/2016 5:15:39 PM

Huge congrats on Double Gold!! #11452254

Ellen Hodges level-classic 3/26/2016 5:24:19 PM

Huge congrats on Double Gold!! #11452258

John Connolly level-classic 3/27/2016 1:12:10 PM

Thank you Mary and Ellen, this is one of my own favorites also! #11452521

Ed Lauderdale level-classic 3/29/2016 10:18:43 AM

John, this is my favorite of your 2 ATEP's. Ya gotta love it!!! #11453638

Kirsten Kiki Kjaer level-classic 4/5/2016 4:16:39 AM

Congratulations on your All time eps, John. #11457261

Barbara Waldoch level-classic 6/1/2016 6:02:31 PM

Congratulations John! Sorry I haven't been participating lately, have moved house and still busy. #11481275

Husain Akhtar 6/13/2016 11:51:08 AM

Great! #11484657

Dianne level-classic 8/29/2017 6:59:03 PM

Absolutely beautiful scene, and wonderful lighting, John. #11634972

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Description

Three years ago on one of my sunrise walks at South West Rocks, I disturbed this mob of Kangaroos having breakfast.
This is a rework in CS5 using its HDR program


Exif: F Number: 6.3, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/125 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 400, White balance: Manual white balance, FocalLength: 45.00 mm, Model: E-300

Uploaded on 9/8/2014 1:27:20 PM
Entered into contest on 9/8/2014 1:27:48 PM


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BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner


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