Equine Elegance

© Paul Michko

Equine Elegance

Dan J. Holm Student 7/31/2006 1:46:14 AM

The light on this outstanding capture is awesome, Paul!! EXCELLENT portrait! #494338

Julie Robinson 7/31/2006 1:47:21 AM

A beautiful equine capture Paul- such an elegant looking shot! #3104084

Su Sana E. P 7/31/2006 1:47:40 AM

A very striking portrait capture, Paul!! #3104085

Colleen Braun 7/31/2006 2:11:24 AM

nice capture... #3104133

Karen Engelbreth 7/31/2006 2:20:25 AM

Wonderful horse portrait, Paul! #3104146

William C. Raco 7/31/2006 2:24:38 AM

Very nice light and DoF
Good detail in the eyes and beard

Bill #3104154

Bonnie C. Lackey 7/31/2006 2:33:24 AM

A beauty, Paul and I love the colors framing the horse. #3104181

Glenn E. Urquhart 7/31/2006 2:36:21 AM

Fantastic portrait, Paul!!! Great lighting, dof, color, detail and VERY well composed!! Well Done! Cheers, Glenn. #3104195

Donald K. Cherry 7/31/2006 2:38:23 AM

Awesome portrait, Paul! #3104203

Rakesh Syal 7/31/2006 2:44:26 AM

WOW!! Lovely portrait and light, Paul! #3104230

Carolyn M. Fletcher 7/31/2006 2:51:18 AM

Just beautiful!!! #3104266

Paul E. Earl 7/31/2006 3:13:06 AM

A really superb equine capture, Paul!! #3104317

Gail Vitikacs 7/31/2006 3:20:12 AM

Impressive portrait Paul!!!!!!! #3104350

Lani J 7/31/2006 3:25:52 AM

I spent all day shooting horses today, it's hard to get a shot with the clarity and detail you did. A lovely portrait, Paul :o) #3104389

Bill Wyatt 7/31/2006 4:02:46 AM

Fantastici clarity and details. Love the lighitng and composition also, Paul! #3104569

Karen E. Michaels 7/31/2006 4:08:20 AM

Fabulous portrait Paul! #3104595

Agnes Fegan 7/31/2006 4:08:23 AM

Beautiful shot of this horse Paul - and nice background too! #3104596

Bobby Ray Goodman 7/31/2006 4:15:33 AM

This is a impressive image Paul,Wonderful detail!!!!!! #3104625

Judyann Plante 7/31/2006 4:17:51 AM

Wow, Paul! One of the best horse portraits I've seen in a long time. I love everything about it. Excellent work!

Judyann ><> #3104638

Carolyn J. Connolly 7/31/2006 4:19:46 AM

GORGEOUS equine portrait capture, Paul!!! WOW!!! :o) #3104646

Judy S. Fung 7/31/2006 4:44:45 AM

Terrific capture, Paul! #3104763

Laura Clay-Ballard 7/31/2006 4:51:36 AM

FAb portrait! Love your colorful background. #3104810

Sharon K. King 7/31/2006 4:55:58 AM

Wonderful horse portrait, great clarity and color, the horse just pops out at you! #3104853

Joy Rector 7/31/2006 4:56:07 AM

awsome shot #3104855

Ken Smith 7/31/2006 4:56:10 AM

Beautiful, Paul. You did a great job with the lighting--tough for a sunny day. Wonderful!! #3104856

Darren K. Fisher 7/31/2006 5:00:18 AM

What a great portrait of this beautiful horse. Your lighting is perfect. #3104890

Donna W. Neal 7/31/2006 5:20:35 AM

Gorgeous portrait of this horse Paul. The detail, exposure and composition are perfect! #3105032

Jeff W. Robinson 7/31/2006 5:21:52 AM

Great portrait Paul! Jeff #3105046

Stephanie Lyons 7/31/2006 5:32:54 AM

Very beautiful - great detail! #3105131

Tarun Bose 7/31/2006 5:56:50 AM

Fantastic portrait of this handsome guy. Well done Paul. #3105272

Stephen Zacker 7/31/2006 6:26:02 AM

Nice pose and lighting #3105384

Barbara Helgason 7/31/2006 6:27:32 AM

Fantastic portrait of this beautiful animal Paul! #3105391

Paula Dwyer 7/31/2006 6:51:13 AM

Excellent lighting on your beautiful horse portrait!!! :) #3105524

Kathy Reeves 7/31/2006 7:10:38 AM

Wow! This is stunning Paul!! Beautiful image! #3105610

Michelle J. Harvey 7/31/2006 7:11:46 AM

Beautiful capture Paul!! I love the lighting and clarity :) #3105616

Marcie A. Fowler 7/31/2006 7:13:54 AM

Fantastic equine capture Paul. Beutiful horse and wonderful compesition. #3105622

Lorraine A. Cook 7/31/2006 7:46:13 AM

A real beauty...love your lighting and composition, Paul!<:)) #3105738

Nadine A. Lewis 7/31/2006 8:24:59 AM

I love horse, Paul and you've captured this one very well!

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Lee Ann Sahagun - Poling 7/31/2006 8:32:01 AM

Beautiful portrait... he/she is gorgeous! #3105940

Lisa D. Greer 7/31/2006 8:35:41 AM

Gorgeous image Paul! :) #3105960

Leanne M.E. Boyd 7/31/2006 8:37:41 AM

Beautiful shot, Paul! #3105970

Pamela Shane 7/31/2006 9:03:02 AM

Love the lighting in this stunning capture Paul! I can almost feel the coat of this beauty from here the detail is so wonderful - hope to see this again!! :) #3106072

kerby lee pfrangle 7/31/2006 11:23:40 AM

Handsome portrait. Excellent detail, light and colors. #3106449

Milan Banik 7/31/2006 12:13:13 PM

great portrait ,love eyes! #3106535

Nadya Johnson 7/31/2006 12:13:16 PM

A wonderful portrait of this gorgeous horse, Paul! I love the framing and I absolutely love the light! Great details, too. Nice!! #3106536

Claudia Kuhn 7/31/2006 12:38:13 PM

Beautiful portrait Paul!! #3106576

Carla Metzler 7/31/2006 1:37:14 PM

Beautiful, Paul! Wonderful detail! #3106736

Paul Michko 7/31/2006 2:35:33 PM

Thanks so much, Everyone. I must give kudos to this beautiful horse though. He was a ham and loved posing for pictures. #3106908

Lynne Morris 7/31/2006 2:49:29 PM

Beautiful portrait Paul, the lighting is just perfect. #3106947

Renee Doyle 7/31/2006 2:56:28 PM

Awesome portrait Paul!!!!!! Great lighting, detail and composition!!!!
#3106979

Cathy Barrows 7/31/2006 3:01:40 PM

love those whiskers #3107002

Michelle R. Kovach 7/31/2006 3:25:31 PM

Beautiful Animal Paul! Wonderful capture! #3107083

Janine Russell 7/31/2006 11:58:45 PM

Paul, excellent detail, lighting, textures and DOF; great portrait. #3108223

Pat Gamwell 8/1/2006 2:26:53 AM

Exquisite shot, Paul! WOW! Perfect in every element! #3108541

Daniel Diaz 8/1/2006 3:21:17 AM

Beautiful portrait and great details Paul!!! #3108729

Linda Boehme 8/1/2006 6:58:14 PM

What an outstanding capture, Paul! I just love it! #3112227

Sherry S. Boles 8/1/2006 9:28:34 PM

Wonderful detail on this beautiful capture, Paul! #3112778

Crystal M. Gove 8/2/2006 7:25:10 AM

GORGEOUS image of this horse, Paul :o)!!! I love the angle you captured this beauty at! #3114561

Donna LaMattino Pagakis 8/3/2006 3:51:38 PM

Such a beautiful portrait! #3121072

Stan Lubach 8/3/2006 5:48:01 PM

Gosh, Paul, why the long face? Great portrait. Wonderful detail. #3121395

Navin Talwar 8/4/2006 7:51:32 PM

Great work. #3126065

Alice Lero 8/4/2006 7:57:20 PM

What a Beauty! Unreal!!!!! Love this photo! :) #3126078

Kirsi Bertolini 8/15/2006 6:42:50 AM

Very nice shot Paul! #3166187

Sharon Day 8/22/2006 12:03:58 PM

Awesome horse portrait, Paul!!! I love this shot! #3199484

Autum Rhoades 8/25/2006 6:50:08 AM

I agree that this is fantastic horse portrait, Paul!!! Definitely a beautiful animal and you've captured this horse sooo well! #3212643

Stan Lubach 8/26/2006 12:24:43 PM

Congrats on the finalist, Paul. #3218184

Bobby Ray Goodman 8/26/2006 12:47:21 PM

Congratulations Paul #3218306

Kay E. Mahoney 8/26/2006 12:53:05 PM

Congratulations on your finalist. Good luck in the next round. #3218364

Lorri Shank 8/26/2006 12:54:46 PM

Congrats, Paul! A very detailed stunning image!! Lorri #3218381

Tarun Bose 8/26/2006 12:55:25 PM

Congrats Paul for being a finalist. #3218387

Kara Hendricks 8/26/2006 12:59:23 PM

Well, I see you did well this month.... man.... CONGRATS to you!!!! #3218429

Carla Metzler 8/26/2006 1:29:27 PM

Congratulations, Paul! :) #3218725

Pamela Shane 8/26/2006 1:52:17 PM

BIG congratulations on your spectacular
finalist Paul!!!! :) #3218910

Jenny Bosmans 8/26/2006 2:05:15 PM

Congratulations on this beautiful finalist, Paul! :) #3219072

Colleen Braun 8/26/2006 2:17:32 PM

Congratulations... #3219232

Ray & Audrey Clarke 8/26/2006 2:24:49 PM

congratulations,Paul well done #3219314

Alice Lero 8/26/2006 2:26:01 PM

Congratulation Paul! :) #3219325

Julie Robinson 8/26/2006 2:38:32 PM

Congrats on your wondeful finalist! #3219493

Glenn E. Urquhart 8/26/2006 3:05:02 PM

Paul, a BIG Congrats on being chosen a finalist!!! Well Deserved! Cheers Glenn #3219804

Donna LaMattino Pagakis 8/26/2006 3:37:11 PM

A wonderful image Paul, congratulations on your finalist win!!! #3220195

Janet L. Skinner 8/26/2006 4:06:46 PM

Congratulatioins, Paul!! Beautiful detail! #3220464

Deborah C. Lewinson 8/26/2006 4:15:39 PM

Gorgeous capture, Paul, congratulations on your finalist!
-Debby #3220516

Paul Sikora 8/26/2006 4:26:17 PM

Congratulations Paul #3220576

Karen E. Michaels 8/26/2006 4:26:19 PM

Nice work indeed Paul, glad I could see this piece. karen #3220577

Tonya R. Boles 8/26/2006 4:27:02 PM

Congrats. #3220582

Michelle R. Kovach 8/26/2006 4:49:31 PM

Congratulations Paul! Wonderfully done! #3220751

Tressie Davis 8/26/2006 5:24:06 PM

Congrats Paul, gorgeous shot! #3220977

Sharon Day 8/26/2006 5:42:42 PM

Congratulations, Paul!!! Great portrait of the horse! Good luck next round! #3221114

Nadine A. Lewis 8/26/2006 6:50:09 PM

Contratulations, on this much deserved finalist!!! #3221773

Sherry S. Boles 8/26/2006 6:50:49 PM

Congrats, Paul! #3221783

Pat Gamwell 8/26/2006 7:04:12 PM

Wonderful! Big CONGRATS, Paul! #3221944

Su Sana E. P 8/26/2006 7:08:58 PM

Congratulations on this outstanding Finalist, Paul!! #3221989

Lorraine A. Cook 8/26/2006 7:21:53 PM

Congratulations and Good Luck in the next round, Paul!<:)) #3222125

Nadya Johnson 8/26/2006 7:44:44 PM

So glad to see this in the finals! Congratulations, Paul! #3222379

Melissa Gurdus 8/26/2006 8:20:34 PM

Congratulations, Paul on this wonderful finalist!!! #3222799

Leonard Pierce 8/26/2006 9:10:47 PM

Congratulations Paul! #3223191

Susana Heide 8/26/2006 10:46:57 PM

What a beautiful portrait of this horse! Congrats on your finalist! #3223483

Margaret Sikora 8/27/2006 4:15:58 AM

A hearty congratulations on this beautiful finalist Paul,best of luck in the next round. #3224540

Paul Michko 8/27/2006 4:46:38 AM

Thanks so very much, Everyone. #3224734

Jeff W. Robinson 8/27/2006 4:50:23 AM

Congrats Paul on this excellent portrait and well deserved Finalist! Jeff #3224749

Kathy Reeves 8/27/2006 5:06:09 AM

Congratulations on your fabulous finalists! #3224820

Laura Clay-Ballard 8/27/2006 5:19:06 AM

congrats on this awesome finalist! #3224902

Donna J. Eaton 8/27/2006 5:39:43 AM

Congratulations on your beautiful finalist Paul! #3225061

Karen Bacon 8/27/2006 5:40:59 AM

Many congratulations Paul on this terrific finalist! #3225069

Alison Greenwood 8/27/2006 6:48:32 AM

Another finalist! WTG Paul! #3225467

Manuel Barrera 8/27/2006 8:36:17 AM

Congratulations Paul #3225997

Manuel Barrera 8/27/2006 8:39:20 AM

Congratulations Paul #3226009

Kathleen K. Parker 8/27/2006 8:43:31 AM

Congratulations Paul!
kk #3226026

Jim Kinnunen 8/27/2006 1:33:19 PM

Congratulations on this wonderful finalist, Paul!!! #3227430

Jill Odice 8/27/2006 2:40:29 PM

Congrats are well deserved on this image Paul! #3227761

Ken Smith 8/27/2006 4:45:23 PM

Paul, congratulatins !! #3228466

Ken Smith 8/27/2006 5:02:24 PM

Paul, congratulatins !! #3228529

Stephen Zacker 8/27/2006 6:04:08 PM

Super lighting and capture. Congratulations #3228886

Dr Silly 8/28/2006 11:05:42 AM

Congrats, Paul. :O)
#3233605

Donna W. Neal 8/28/2006 11:35:44 AM

Beautiful finalist, congratulations Paul! #3233761

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Description

Shot raw format with Sigma 70-300mm lens at 135mm ISO 200.

Uploaded on 7/31/2006 1:39:38 AM

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Camera: Nikon D70S Digital SLR Camera

BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest Finalist


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