Golden Reflections

© Patricia A. Cale

Golden Reflections

Colette M. Metcalf level-classic 10/14/2003 3:59:08 AM

Beautiful, Pat! #66437

Claudia Kuhn level-classic 10/14/2003 4:18:23 AM

Nice abstract and great golden color. #231354

Inna Strauss 10/14/2003 5:07:09 AM

Beautiful colors, great shot!! #231408

Patricia A. Cale level-classic 10/14/2003 5:56:18 AM

Colette, Claudia & Inna: Thank you so much for your comments. I really appreciate hearing from you. #231470

Robert Mann level-classic 10/14/2003 6:29:47 AM

Beautiful gold tones and reflections, Pat! Wonderful composition as well! RoB #231507

Patricia A. Cale level-classic 10/14/2003 6:32:00 AM

Thank you so much for your comments, Robert. #231511

Sandra Hardt level-classic 10/14/2003 11:56:31 AM

Verrrry nice Pat! -Sandy #231883

Patricia A. Cale level-classic 10/14/2003 12:05:51 PM

Thank you verrrry much, Sandy. It's good to hear from you again. I miss having you in class, but hopefully we'll be in a class together in the future. #231890

Carol Brill 10/14/2003 2:11:15 PM

Looks like a wave of molten gold washed up on the shore, Pat, lovely light and imagery. #232029

Patricia A. Cale level-classic 10/14/2003 3:17:52 PM

Thanks, Carol. I had seen shots using this technique and wanted to try it. But I left a little bit of the boat in the frame to let you know what you are looking at. For some reason, I like reflections that show some characteristics of the original subject. If I had just had the reflection in the frame, the colors would have been pretty, but I felt that the view may not have known that it was a boat that was the reflection. Since this was done on slide film with my Elan, I was able to use a much slower shutter speed than my digital camera allowed. Hmmm, it may be time to get a digital SLR...only because all the photo stores in my area take about 2 weeks to get the slides back. Then, I forget what was on the film. This shot was a nice surprise. #232074

Cathy Shotz 11/17/2003 5:47:45 PM

Hey, Pat...I knew I would find you here in the Finals. Congratulations on this "golden" image. Beautiful! #270779

Sandra Hardt level-classic 11/17/2003 5:51:41 PM

Congratulations Pat- as I said earlier, this shot is verrrrry nice! -Sandy #270799

Patricia A. Cale level-classic 11/17/2003 6:37:30 PM

Thanks, Cathy and Sandy. And, congratulations to both of you on your winning entries. #270954

Sharon E. Lowe level-classic 11/18/2003 4:03:29 AM

Congrats Pat! #271903

Robert Mann level-classic 11/18/2003 7:21:27 AM

Superb reflections and composition on this, Pat! Big congrats on your finalist selection and good luck! RoB #272582

Cathy Shotz 11/18/2003 12:34:22 PM

Pat...big congratulations on your win! #273201

Patricia A. Cale level-classic 11/18/2003 12:51:40 PM

Sharon & Rob: Thank you very much.

Cathy: Thanks so much for your support. I have really appreciated it! #273272

Kerry Drager level-classic 11/18/2003 12:55:21 PM

Hi Pat: This photo is sooooooooo beautiful ... Congrats!!! Kerry #273284

Patricia A. Cale level-classic 11/18/2003 3:35:02 PM

Kerry, thank you so much for all your help and support. And, taking the on-line classes have really helped me take better photos. #273487

Robert Mann level-classic 11/18/2003 6:35:56 PM

Happily back to wish big congrats on your win, Pat! Love that gold (and the gold medal ain't bad either!) Congrats again! RoB #273619

Colette M. Metcalf level-classic 11/18/2003 6:56:29 PM

Congrats, Pat!! #273681

Patricia A. Cale level-classic 11/18/2003 7:16:22 PM

Thanks, Rob & Colette! #273719

Jean Young level-classic 11/19/2003 8:40:27 PM

Just to add to the congratulations Pat - this is a beautiful shot. A well deserved win!

And our class rocks!

Jean #274912

Patricia A. Cale level-classic 11/19/2003 8:49:26 PM

Thanks, Jean. I agree we have a very talented group in our class!! A lot of our classmates made the finals. #274917

Gabriela Cunha level-classic 11/20/2003 11:13:53 AM

beautiful, Pat! Congratulations!
:) gy #275524

Patricia A. Cale level-classic 11/20/2003 11:19:42 AM

Thanks, Gaby. #275532

Hasmik Hatamian level-classic 11/26/2003 5:27:55 PM

Congrats Pat! I knew this was a winner when I first saw it.
-Hasmik :-) #281250

Patricia A. Cale level-classic 11/26/2003 5:46:14 PM

Thank you very much, Hasmik. #281258

Vince Warwick level-classic 5/20/2004 12:29:33 PM

WOW! What a stunning image. One for the wall.

Vince #552163

Patricia A. Cale level-classic 5/20/2004 1:39:29 PM

Thanks, Vince!! Your comments mean a lot to me!! #552279

Todd M. Korson level-classic 9/3/2004 8:11:19 PM

AMAZING! #754437

Patricia A. Cale level-classic 9/6/2004 9:01:00 PM

Thank you, Todd!! #759350

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Description

Aperature priority at f/22, shutter unrecorded, Provia 100 film, Canon 75-300mm lens set at 300mm, Bogen tripod. Taken in very late afternoon sunlight just before sunset. I used the long telephoto and small aperature to slow the slowly moving water down.

Uploaded on 10/13/2003 8:39:21 PM

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