Nova

David L. Luchowski 7/11/2006 12:17:24 AM

Amazing fireworks capture,Dan. This is awesome. #481643

Evy Johansen 7/11/2006 12:20:47 AM

Wow... very cool image, Dan! Love it! #3011767

Mary K. Robison 7/11/2006 12:26:34 AM

Brilliant and electrifying image, Dan!
Love the composition, making the glowing center of the "nova" as attention-grabbing as the fingers! #3011787

Su Sana E. P 7/11/2006 12:26:51 AM

Unique, exquisite, what else?? I really don't know how to describe this image...lol. Dan, really a great photographer you're!! #3011788

Julie Robinson 7/11/2006 12:26:52 AM

Fabulous capture Dan- amazing result! #3011789

Jill Odice 7/11/2006 12:33:22 AM

This came out great Dan! My fireworks shots were a major flop this year! :-) #3011805

Darryl Wilkinson 7/11/2006 12:34:00 AM

Simply said! It's AWESOME! And definitely captures your audience. Beautiful shot, Dan! #3011808

Ellen L. Zaslaw 7/11/2006 12:38:41 AM

Incredible ! #3011826

Pat Gamwell 7/11/2006 1:03:29 AM

AWESOME shot, Dan! Beautiful abstract flower! My fireworks went up in smoke & look less than appealing. Takes real talent to capture those phenominal & illusive art explosions! SUPERB! #3011885

Donald K. Cherry 7/11/2006 1:10:53 AM

Excellent fireworks capture, Dan! #3011904

Cora Miller 7/11/2006 1:19:00 AM

One of the most unusual and unique fireworks images I've seen, Dan. The movement and details make an outstanding abstract! #3011926

Paul Sikora 7/11/2006 1:30:47 AM

Dan, got to say this is the best fireworks capture I've seen. Love it #3011955

Leanne M.E. Boyd 7/11/2006 1:41:39 AM

I love the shot Dan! #3011984

Paul Michko 7/11/2006 2:20:15 AM

SPECTACULAR!!! #3012079

Margaret Sikora 7/11/2006 2:54:29 AM

Definitely an amazing capture . #3012139

William C. Raco 7/11/2006 3:13:51 AM

Wow, what a unique and beautiful image
Very nicely done, Dan

Bill #3012207

Paul E. Earl 7/11/2006 3:25:41 AM

Excellent Dan!! Fantastic!! #3012298

Gail Vitikacs 7/11/2006 3:30:51 AM

OUTSTANDING...wow wow wow! #3012320

Paula Dwyer 7/11/2006 4:57:14 AM

Awesome!!! :) #3012792

Jeff W. Robinson 7/11/2006 4:57:43 AM

Excellent work!! Jeff #3012793

Melissa Gurdus 7/11/2006 5:05:27 AM

Well seen and captured...dazzling fireworks beautifully composed!!! #3012833

Carla Metzler 7/11/2006 5:16:44 AM

This is really cool, Dan! #3012892

Joy Rector 7/11/2006 5:54:19 AM

gorgeous #3013112

Stephanie Lyons 7/11/2006 6:05:26 AM

Wonderful! Almost looks like a jellyfish with the tentacles ... #3013149

Marcie A. Fowler 7/11/2006 6:22:56 AM

A super nova!! FAntastic fireworks image Dan!!! WEll done!! #3013215

Cathy Stancil 7/11/2006 11:39:37 AM

This is incredible !! Unique indeed, but also outstanding image, Dan ! Bravo ! #3014359

Terry L. Ellis 7/11/2006 11:48:20 AM

Oooooooooh, Aaaaaaaaaaaaah, Amazing, Dan! Very cool! #3014388

Corinne M. Thompson 7/11/2006 11:48:26 AM

This is an amazing capture....great job! #3014389

kerby lee pfrangle 7/11/2006 12:07:00 PM

Masterfully done and displayed. Just beautiful, Dan.
I bet we see this again....Kerby #3014450

Karen Engelbreth 7/11/2006 1:14:14 PM

Cool fireworks capture, Dan!
#3014719

Lynne Morris 7/11/2006 1:23:53 PM

Wow Dan, this is an awesome capture of fireworks. #3014767

Jenny Bosmans 7/11/2006 3:53:49 PM

AMAZINGLY beautiful and outstanding capture, Dan! :) #3015233

Manuel Barrera 7/11/2006 8:30:36 PM

I have never done fireworks but when I do I hope they look at least just a little bit like yours and I will be happy with it. Awesome work #3016206

Roger Bernabo 7/12/2006 12:58:26 PM

Smiles... a super and very different fireworks shot! #3019839

Amy Jackson 7/12/2006 3:33:46 PM

Very cool fireworks image, Dan!! Love the colors! #3020363

Claudia Kuhn 7/12/2006 4:11:59 PM

Very cool Dan, this reminds me of a close up of a jelly fish! Great capture! #3020499

The Judges at BetterPhoto.com 7/12/2006 5:04:06 PM

Wow what a bang! Great job getting this right. Not only have you gotten the rule of thirds right but the shutter you used for this was just perfect. Great job. #3020745

Lani J 7/20/2006 1:34:12 AM

Wow!! That photo is exceptional, Dan! Incredible capture! :) #3052262

Lorraine A. Cook 7/28/2006 1:26:11 PM

FANTASTIC Caputre, Dan!<:)) #3095957

kerby lee pfrangle 8/26/2006 1:22:59 PM

Dan congraulations on your finalist. THis is stunning and I am sure we see this in the winners circle. Just beautiful. #3218654

Candice C. Calhoun 8/26/2006 2:16:17 PM

Congratulations!

ccc #3219218

Paul Sikora 8/26/2006 4:56:28 PM

Congratulations #3220802

Deborah C. Lewinson 8/26/2006 5:10:27 PM

Wow, congrats again- awesome!
-Debby #3220898

Donna LaMattino Pagakis 8/26/2006 6:53:04 PM

Excellent finalist, really interesting, congratulations on your finalist win! #3221810

Su Sana E. P 8/26/2006 9:12:26 PM

Dan, Congratulations on this awesome Finalist!! #3223201

Paul Michko 8/27/2006 2:55:52 AM

Congratulation on another terrific finalist, Dan. #3224299

Walter Graziano 8/27/2006 3:23:33 AM

Dan congraulations on your finalist. #3224374

Laurence Saliba 8/27/2006 12:53:08 PM

Congratulations Dan!!! #3227255

Carla Metzler 8/28/2006 8:08:27 AM

Congratulations Dan! #3232419

Terry L. Ellis 8/28/2006 11:50:43 AM

Dan, congratulations, again! Eye-popping finalist! #3233858

Rakesh Syal 8/28/2006 12:12:00 PM

Big congrats, Dan!! #3233997

Laurence Saliba 8/28/2006 2:19:30 PM

Congrats on your win Dan!!!!! #3234786

kerby lee pfrangle 8/28/2006 2:24:36 PM

COngratulations Dan. This is so pretty. Well deserved winner. #3234818

Robyn Mackenzie 8/28/2006 2:57:23 PM

Way to Go! Awsome fireworks image - a well-deserved winner, Dan! #3235085

Ray & Audrey Clarke 8/28/2006 3:07:27 PM

Congratulations Dan #3235149

Jill Flynn 8/28/2006 3:16:31 PM

WOW, awesome image Dan! Congratulations on your win. This really pops right off the screen! #3235200

Jenny Bosmans 8/28/2006 3:28:26 PM

Big congratulations on this fantastic winner, Dan! :) #3235287

Pamela Shane 8/28/2006 3:30:24 PM

Congratulations Dan on your wonderful
winner!! :) #3235305

Mary K. Robison 8/28/2006 4:03:24 PM

Congratulations on your dramatic winner, Dan! #3235477

Alan L. Borror 8/28/2006 4:06:54 PM

Congratulations on this splendid winner, Dan! #3235495

Su Sana E. P 8/28/2006 6:23:11 PM

Dan, many Congratulations on this outstanding Winner!! #3236190

William C. Raco 8/28/2006 7:04:52 PM

Excellent work, Dan
Congratulations,

Bill #3236451

Lynn Crawford 8/28/2006 7:10:40 PM

Congrats Dan on this Second Place Win, great work :) #3236498

Janine Russell 8/28/2006 7:14:11 PM

Dan, excellent composition and lighting; congratulations on your Second Place Win. #3236528

Monika Sapek 8/28/2006 7:16:42 PM

Congratulations on your Second Place Win, Dan!
Monika
#3236549

Deborah C. Lewinson 8/28/2006 7:18:26 PM

Congrats on this exciting winner, Dan!
-Debby #3236565

Debra Booth 8/28/2006 7:18:32 PM

Wonderful capture, Dan!! Congratulations on your win!! #3236567

Paul E. Earl 8/28/2006 7:33:11 PM

A well desrved winner! Well done! #3236636

Rakesh Syal 8/29/2006 3:03:01 AM

A great win, Dan!!! #3237515

Marijana Fajgl 8/29/2006 3:22:45 AM

Congratulations Dan! #3237625

ADILSON F. FERREIRA 8/29/2006 4:30:29 AM

Congratulations on this wonderful win Dan!!! #3238082

Wally Orlowsky 8/29/2006 4:34:53 AM

Congratulations on this explosive winner, Dan! #3238129

Colette M. Metcalf 8/29/2006 5:11:46 AM

WTG! Congratulations to you on this FANTASTIC image, Dan!!! #3238473

Lorraine A. Cook 8/29/2006 6:20:39 AM

Congratulatons on this awesome win, Dan!<:)) #3238765

Jeff W. Robinson 8/29/2006 7:25:51 AM

Congrats Dan on this great winning image! Jeff #3239050

Donna W. Neal 8/29/2006 10:40:30 AM

Congratulations Dan, this is cool! #3239891

Terry L. Ellis 8/29/2006 11:07:26 AM

Dan, congratulations on this exciting second place win! Well deserved!!! #3240012

Nadya Johnson 8/29/2006 11:14:41 AM

WAY TO Go, Dan!!!! A HUGE congratulations on your awesome winning shot!! I kept getting kicked off site, or would have seen this sooner! TERRIFIC work, and a Golden Oval WELL deserved!! #3240045

Deborah Sandidge 8/29/2006 1:00:16 PM

Very creative capture, Dan - congratulations! #3240544

Mary Timman 8/29/2006 5:30:06 PM

Very unique, but really beautiful. Congratulations! #3241458

Claudia Kuhn 8/29/2006 6:22:05 PM

Wonderful capture Dan!! Love your composition, congrats! #3241708

Noel Baebler 8/29/2006 6:38:55 PM

Fireworks with a Frankenstein kick! HUZZAH, Dan! #3241802

Evy Johansen 8/30/2006 6:42:05 AM

So well deserved!! BIG congratulations on your very beautiful win, Dan!! #3243988

Stan J. Contrades 8/31/2006 12:00:32 AM

CONGRATULATIONS on this excellent capture, presentation and win, Dan!!
Much Aloha,
Stan #3247533

Allan L. Whitehead 8/31/2006 4:31:38 AM

Dan, congratulations on ypur win in the "Special Effects" catagory. It is well deserved, my friend - Allan #3248480

Donna LaMattino Pagakis 9/2/2006 1:34:40 AM

Hi Dan, great image a huge congratulations on your win!!!!!! #3256837

Sharon Day 9/2/2006 7:28:57 PM

Congratulations on your superb win, Dan!!! #3259444

Patty Razonable 9/3/2006 2:55:41 AM

Simply outstanding!! Congratulations on your win!! #3260159

ronda chatelle 9/4/2006 5:16:00 PM

Powerful, explosive and deserving of this 2nd place win! Congratulations Dan! #3266694

Darryl Wilkinson 9/7/2006 9:26:17 PM

No surprise here, Dan. Huge congratulations to you! #3281625

Gen Nagase 9/22/2006 2:17:45 PM

Another fabulous work!!!
Many congrats, Dan!!! #3346578

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Description

Deep space drama comes to life in this slightly slow shutter fireworks capture.

Uploaded on 7/11/2006 12:15:18 AM

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Camera: Nikon D70 Digital SLR Camera

BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner


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