river crossing frenzy

© john dunne

river crossing frenzy

Doug Newman level-deluxe 5/19/2006 7:31:33 AM

Looks like rush hour on the freeway!
Well captured, John! #448747

Melissa G. Meiselman 5/19/2006 7:54:17 AM

The stripes and the movement makes for a dazzling capture. Love the full frame image, John!! #2785284

Paula Kelly 5/19/2006 8:31:12 AM

Fantastic shot John! #2785460

Tarun Bose 5/19/2006 8:34:48 AM

Awsome shot John. Excellent b&w composition. Well done. #2785475

Jagadeesh Andrew Owens 5/19/2006 9:13:16 AM

Great shot! #2785605

Stephanie Laird level-deluxe 5/19/2006 10:59:44 AM

John this is fantastic! #2785849

Kay E. Mahoney level-deluxe 5/19/2006 11:23:02 AM

Awesome capture John. Nice work. #2785909

Ahab Abdel-Aziz 5/19/2006 1:11:48 PM

reads great in
the abstract
rythm & pattern

reads great as
a wildlife shot
movement & density

well done

Robert M. Nicholson 5/19/2006 2:29:34 PM

Awesome! #2786366

Sharon Day level-deluxe 5/19/2006 6:49:56 PM

Outstanding!!! #2786997

Spencer Doyle 5/19/2006 8:30:08 PM

Awesome shot John! #2787159

Fintan Kennedy 5/21/2006 8:08:36 AM

Pure class. #2792666

Luigi Di Serio level-deluxe 5/29/2006 2:38:35 PM

Just a brilliant capture! And a photo full of zebras being in b&w even more brilliant! #2828978

RC Fritz 6/1/2006 3:35:03 PM

Awesome B&W !!! #2842052

Renee Doyle level-deluxe 7/24/2006 10:49:05 PM

WOw!!! This would of been great to experience!!! Excellent capture John and congratulations on this fantastic finalist!

Su Sana E. P level-deluxe 7/24/2006 11:31:40 PM

John, Congratulations on this awesome Finalist! #3073670

Terry L. Ellis level-deluxe 7/25/2006 9:39:25 AM

Congratulations, John, on this very outstanding finalist! Amazing! #3077648

Jenny Bosmans 7/25/2006 10:32:15 AM

Congratulations once again, John!! :) Superb! :) #3078046

Tarun Bose 7/25/2006 5:39:07 PM

Big congrats John for being a finalist. #3080561

RC Fritz 7/25/2006 5:53:43 PM

Congrats on your finalist, John!! #3080626

Sylvia Rossler 7/27/2006 10:17:00 PM

Big congrats on your win John :O) #3092350

Su Sana E. P level-deluxe 7/27/2006 10:46:50 PM

Congratulations on your Win, John!! #3092453

Jenny Bosmans 7/28/2006 3:36:25 AM

Big Congratulations on this beautiful winner, John! :) #3093326

Tarun Bose 7/28/2006 5:46:44 AM

Congratulationd John for being a winner on this fantastic shot. Well done. #3094019

Kay E. Mahoney level-deluxe 7/28/2006 6:58:10 AM

Congratultaions John on your 2nd place winner. #3094462

Amalia Sylvia Arriaga Salinas level-deluxe 7/28/2006 11:34:06 AM

Great photograph John!,
Amalia #3095601

Lynn P. Foerster 7/28/2006 1:24:40 PM

This is great! Where was it taken?
Lynn #3095950

Cora Miller level-deluxe 7/28/2006 9:46:14 PM

You can feel the frenzy. Super shot. Congratulations. #3097230

Lorraine A. Cook level-deluxe 7/29/2006 12:10:04 AM

Congratulations on this awesome win, John!!<:)) #3097403

Cyn Valentine level-deluxe 7/29/2006 8:24:42 AM

Congratulations..beautiful!! #3098558

Peter Stanley level-deluxe 7/29/2006 8:23:13 PM

Super capture! I had a great time browsing through your gallery aswell. How long were you in Tanzania for? #3100170

Nobu Nagase level-deluxe 7/30/2006 6:23:47 PM

Amazing shot!!!
Congratulations on your great win!!! #3102908

Janine Russell level-deluxe 7/30/2006 10:41:48 PM

John, congratulations on your Second Place win. #3103719

Gianluca Posella level-deluxe 7/31/2006 2:00:51 PM

Lovely wild life shot, congratulations for your victory :)
best regards
Gianluca #3106815

john dunne level-deluxe 7/31/2006 2:24:33 PM

Thank you all for your nice comments. It's funny but I wouldn't have thought this shot would have been a second place winner. I took the picture on the bank of the Mara river in Kenya ( Where I was for 2 weeks in 2005, Peter) It is the start of the great migration. There were several hungry crocs on the banks and the Zebras decided to turn back mid river. I like it because it is how the crocs would see them in monochrome. The pattern is very hard to concentrate on and difficult to pick out one to attack. Wild zebras are almost hypnotic, they have a magnificent sound when neighing and an extremely peaceful sound when walking. They are as stunning as any animal in the bush. #3106881

Peter Stanley level-deluxe 8/3/2006 10:21:08 PM

That's exactly what I liked about the shot, the fact that this is how the preditor would see the prey. Chaos yet plenty of dinner if you get it right. I lived in Tanzania and am always drawn to wildlife shots... hope to see more from you. Cheers, Peter #3122168

Robert M. Nicholson level-deluxe 9/9/2006 11:05:27 AM

Congrats (little late)...I knew the judges would pick this one! #3288011

JO ANN CLEVELAND level-deluxe 12/13/2006 4:44:33 PM

Phenomenal capture! This is one of the most exciting, unique images I have ever seen! WOW!
Am surfing your gallery and it is fabulous!

jo ann c. #3699560

Songbird Cline level-deluxe 3/8/2008 8:43:20 PM

stunning!! amazing! spectacular!! #5614041

Usman M. Bajwa level-deluxe 12/4/2010 3:15:28 AM

Great shot, John!

UB. #9079223

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BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner

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