Dark & Stormy

Christian P. Nicolas 7/7/2006 3:54:02 AM

Very nice perspective. the shot is clear and sharp, nice color balance. great job Allan. :) #479083

Paul Michko 7/7/2006 3:57:36 AM

You can really feel the excitement here, Allan. #2995526

Ronald Balthazor 7/7/2006 4:03:53 AM

Great line-up, Allan. You must have been drooling over this start. #2995537

Roxanne M. Bubar 7/7/2006 4:13:43 AM

Awesome capture, colors, lighting and effects. Fantastic POV #2995579

Carolyn M. Fletcher 7/7/2006 4:34:31 AM

Super nice!! I love it! #2995683

Jeff Robinson 7/7/2006 5:49:02 AM

Great, comp and pattern Allan! Nice work! Jeff #2996067

Terri L. Scribner 7/7/2006 6:27:11 AM

Outstanding!!!! #2996276

Lynnmarie Daley 7/7/2006 8:10:56 AM

Great comp, color and lighting. Good detail in the depth of field. Nicely angled for added impact. Love it! #2996733

Allan L. Whitehead 7/7/2006 2:20:34 PM

It realy is a great pleasure to receive kind these words and great comments from one's peers. I want to take thios opportunity to thank each of you all, very much (Christian, Paul, Ronald, Roxanne, Carolyn, Jeff, Terri, and Lynn), my dear friends - Allan #2997879

Kay E. Mahoney 7/7/2006 2:30:22 PM

Fantastic catpure of so many sailboat together. Love the colors. Would look nice blown up and hung on the wall. #2997925

Allan L. Whitehead 7/7/2006 6:30:38 PM

Thanks Kay, I've already done that - Allan #2998565

Serena Pierce 7/17/2006 9:19:22 AM

Great capture Allan! Very sharp and clear in what looks like rough water! #3040531

Allan L. Whitehead 7/17/2006 9:32:15 AM

Thanks Serena, I appreciate this - Allan #3040570

Colleen Braun 8/26/2006 2:30:10 PM

Congratulations... #3219373

Allan L. Whitehead 8/26/2006 3:07:06 PM

Thanks a lot Colleen, I appreciate this a lot, my dear friend. Hope all is well down there - Allan #3219838

Jenny Bosmans 8/26/2006 3:36:04 PM

Congratulations on this beautiful finalist, Allan! :) #3220180

Allan L. Whitehead 8/26/2006 3:59:09 PM

Thanks Jenny, I appreciate this - Allan #3220393

Paul Sikora 8/26/2006 5:00:43 PM

Congratulations #3220826

Allan L. Whitehead 8/26/2006 5:37:47 PM

Thanks Paul, I do appreciate this - Allan #3221074

Shawn Jennings 8/26/2006 5:42:17 PM

Great shot Allan! Congratulations on your finalist! #3221112

Allan L. Whitehead 8/26/2006 5:48:56 PM

Thanks Shawn, I really do appreciate this - Allan #3221164

Donna La Mattino Pagakis 8/26/2006 7:34:16 PM

Fabulous clarity, design and composition!! Congratulations on your finalist win! #3222255

Lorraine A. Cook 8/26/2006 8:28:26 PM

Congratulations and Good Luck in the next round, Allan!<:)) #3222865

Paul Michko 8/27/2006 3:03:31 AM

Congratulation on a great finalist, Allan. #3224331

Allan L. Whitehead 8/27/2006 3:15:32 AM

Thank you all (Donna, Lorraine, and Paul) very much, it is greatly appreciated , my friends - Allan #3224356

Jeff Robinson 8/27/2006 4:05:41 PM

Congrats Allan on your wonderful Finalist! Great job! Jeff #3228193

Allan L. Whitehead 8/27/2006 4:15:55 PM

Thanks a lot Jeff, I appreciate this a lot, my friend. Hope all is well with you - Allan #3228264

Alice Lero 8/28/2006 4:13:41 AM

Absolutely Beautiful! :) #3230904

Rakesh Syal 8/28/2006 4:27:33 AM

Great image and finalist, Allan!! #3231000

Allan L. Whitehead 8/28/2006 4:32:13 AM

Thank you so much, Alice & Rakesh, I truly appreciate this - Allan #3231034

Carla Metzler 8/28/2006 8:15:23 AM

Congratulations on this beautiful finalist, Allan! #3232480

Allan L. Whitehead 8/28/2006 8:19:54 AM

Thanks a lot Carla, I appreciate this a lot - Allan #3232513

Ray Clarke 8/28/2006 3:08:40 PM

A big congrats Allan #3235152

Jenny Bosmans 8/28/2006 3:30:37 PM

Congratulations on this beautiful winner, Allan! :) #3235308

Susan T. Parady 8/28/2006 5:34:34 PM

Congratulations, Allan!! #3235888

Allan L. Whitehead 8/28/2006 6:10:30 PM

Thanks a lot everyone (Ray & Audrey, Jenny, and Susan) your kind words and comments are greatly appreciated, my dear friends - your friend, Allan #3236114

Dan Holm 8/28/2006 6:22:01 PM

Alright, Allan!!! CONGRATULATIONS on this most deserving WIN!!! #3236182

Allan L. Whitehead 8/28/2006 7:08:33 PM

Thank you very much, Dan, I do appreciate this an awful lot, my friend - Allan #3236481

Janine Russell 8/28/2006 7:17:51 PM

Allan, excellent detail, exposure, lighting, DOF and composition; congratulations on your Second Place Win. #3236559

Allan L. Whitehead 8/28/2006 7:41:10 PM

Thanks a lot Janine, I appreciate this a lot - Allan #3236666

Rakesh Syal 8/29/2006 2:55:04 AM

Great win, congrats, Allan!!! #3237486

Allan L. Whitehead 8/29/2006 3:21:34 AM

Thanks so much Rakesh - Allan #3237615

Diane Dupuis 8/29/2006 3:24:12 AM

Yay!!!!! Congrats Allan!! #3237632

Allan L. Whitehead 8/29/2006 4:00:21 AM

Thanx DDK, hope all has been well in your part of "the Great White North, eh…" I truly appreciate this my dear friend - your good friend, Allan #3237844

Wally Orlowsky 8/29/2006 4:35:56 AM

Congratulations on this beautifully composed winner, Allan! #3238139

Allan L. Whitehead 8/29/2006 4:42:21 AM

Thanks a lot Wally, I do appreciate this - Allan #3238209

Lorraine A. Cook 8/29/2006 6:21:30 AM

Congratulations on this stunning win, Allan!<:)) #3238770

Allan L. Whitehead 8/29/2006 6:44:28 AM

Thanks Lorraine, I appreciate this - Allan #3238889

Jeff Robinson 8/29/2006 7:30:41 AM

Congrats Allan on your great Win!! Jeff #3239084

Colette M. Metcalf 8/29/2006 7:32:43 AM

Congratulations on your win, Allen!! #3239091

Nadya Johnson 8/29/2006 11:28:48 AM

Very striking photo! Congratulations Allan, on your Winning Shot!! #3240146

Jim Kinnunen 8/29/2006 6:01:30 PM

A very big congratulations on this excellent winning image, Allen!!!:) #3241626

Claudia Kuhn 8/29/2006 6:16:08 PM

Terrific image Allan, congrats on your win! #3241686

Allan L. Whitehead 8/30/2006 4:58:37 AM

It truly is a great pleasure to receive kind these words and great comments from one's peers. I want to take this opportunity to thank each of you all, very much (Jeff, Coleete, Nadya, Jim, and Claudia), my dear friends - your friend, Allan #3243367

Stanley J. Contrades 8/30/2006 11:55:05 PM

Excellent job on this win, Allan, and big Congratulations as well!
Much Aloha,
Stan #3247523

Allan L. Whitehead 8/31/2006 3:47:23 AM

Thank you so much Stan, I rellay appreciate this, coming from you. I hope all is well, my very dear friend - Allan #3248204

Sharon Day 9/2/2006 7:31:05 PM

Big congratulations, Allan!!! Wonderful image! #3259451

Allan L. Whitehead 9/2/2006 7:47:32 PM

Thanks a lot Sharon, I appreciate this, my friend - Allan #3259489

Terrill Province 4/14/2008 5:18:45 PM

Superb work and artistry on display in this image ~ EXCELLENT! #5788247

Allan L. Whitehead 4/14/2008 5:38:33 PM

thanks a lot Terrill - Allan #5788300

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AF-S Nikkor F 1:3.5-5.6 D (24-120), 300 mm, 1/500, ISO 100, 'RAW', 11:15 AM: Dark & Stormy - a J-105 (35') hits the start line front and foremost, on Lake Ontario, in this year's N.O.O.D racing. There was no 'post work' done here…

Uploaded on 7/7/2006 3:50:21 AM

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Camera: Nikon D200 Digital SLR Camera

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BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner

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