Sunset of Fire

© Tad Bowman

Sunset of Fire

Rachel Daniels 9/1/2006 6:13:11 AM

WOW! This is gorgeous! #514315

Autum Rhoades 9/1/2006 6:16:34 AM

Tad, gorgeous!!! Those colors are phenomenal!!! #3253881

Bob V. Fitzpatrick 9/1/2006 6:39:32 AM

Hi Tad,

Spectatularly colorful landscape sunset.............worth getting lost for this beauty.

Bob #3253954

Jessica Jenney 9/1/2006 6:53:07 AM

Incredibly beautiful capture, Tad!!! #3253987

Andrew I. Boyd 9/1/2006 7:26:01 AM

this is gorgeous!Lol,I don't mind the other version,either:-) #3254190

James Reininger 9/1/2006 9:07:15 AM

Excellent image Rachel #3254595

Melissa G. Meiselman 9/1/2006 9:12:09 AM

This is truly a spectacular sunset and stunning photograph, Tad!!!! #3254614

Robin R. 9/1/2006 12:13:11 PM

Awesome image. #3255064

Colette M. Metcalf 9/1/2006 1:01:05 PM

WOW! Gorgeous!! #3255218

Cary Rogers 9/1/2006 9:16:17 PM

You were truly blessed to have witnessed that awesome moment in time. And the rest of us are blessed to be able to see it as you captured it. Excellent job!

Cary R #3256554

Janine Russell 9/1/2006 11:47:40 PM

Tad, excellent colors, detail, clarity, exposure, lighting and composition. #3256670

Summer A. Kozisek 9/2/2006 1:48:00 AM

Gorgeous photo Tad, the colors are stunning, as well as your composition! #3256863

Tad Bowman 9/3/2006 2:00:26 PM

Thanks everyone. I appreciate the kind words. #3261958

Mick Burkey 10/27/2006 12:08:22 PM

Amazing image, Tad. Great POV!! Congratulations on the finals. Good luck in the next round. #3509978

Janine Russell 10/27/2006 12:31:39 PM

Tad, congratulations on your finalist. #3510049

Tad Bowman 10/27/2006 5:21:21 PM

Thank you Mick and Janine. #3511217

Milan Banik 10/28/2006 12:01:22 PM

excellent finalist Congratulations ,
winner.......... #3514773

Tad Bowman 10/30/2006 10:07:16 AM

Thank you Milan. I appreciate it. #3523597

Darryl Wilkinson 11/16/2006 12:22:32 AM

Gorgeous POTD, Tad. Glad you found you're way back to the trailhead. Congratulations!! #3592427

Evy Johansen 11/16/2006 12:23:33 AM

Simply beautiful! Congratulations on your POTD, Tad! #3592429

Susie Peek-Swint 11/16/2006 1:01:13 AM

Awesome capture Tad ~ congrats on finalist (should have got gold) and POTD! #3592486

Jenny D 11/16/2006 3:42:43 AM

Congrats on this brilliant POTD!! #3592895

RC Fritz 11/16/2006 3:43:05 AM

Excellent work Tad. Congrats on your finalist and P O T D! #3592900

Autum Rhoades 11/16/2006 4:13:32 AM

Congrats Tad on your POTD & your finalist award! Awesome work! #3593099

Ronald Balthazor 11/16/2006 4:16:58 AM

Wow! Conratulations, Tad. I know this deserves more than a three letter description but "Wow!" seems to sum it up best. #3593123

Josselyne Klecanda 11/16/2006 4:37:28 AM

Incredible, beautiful,awesome. #3593203

Joy Rector 11/16/2006 4:50:17 AM

congrats on this awsome POTD #3593253

Donna Dunbar 11/16/2006 4:56:56 AM

Congrats on POTD!!! This is absolutely gorgeous, and I'm glad you didn't get lost. #3593296

Casey A. Hanson 11/16/2006 5:26:40 AM

Beautiful POTD, Tad...congrats on all your awards for this fine image. Simply gorgeous! :0) #3593378

Amy JACKSON 11/16/2006 5:47:02 AM

Beautiful image, Tad! Congratulations on your finalist and POTD! #3593510

Jennifer Cuscino 11/16/2006 5:52:11 AM

wow, gorgeous. and that reflection is phenomenal! #3593536

Jennifer Cuscino 11/16/2006 5:54:23 AM

Dear Lord! What a heavenly sight to behold. Nevermind the setting with the majestic peaks and beautiful landscape...the splendor and intensity of colors in the sky and its watery reflection alone would -or- should convert the atheist! Such a beautiful image!!! Bravo. #3593550

Nan Fischer 11/16/2006 5:59:35 AM

Excellent framing of a spectacular scene! This is gorgeous and deserves your win and POTD! Glad you made it home to post it! #3593578

Milan Banik 11/16/2006 7:44:06 AM

GLAD TO SEE THIS ON potd,congrates #3594057

Jeffery Haws 11/16/2006 7:47:34 AM

Ditto all previous comments. I am glad you captured such an image. I am sure you have inspired more than just me to look for similar opportunities. #3594066

Serena Pierce 11/16/2006 7:55:51 AM

Stunning image Tad...Congratulations!! #3594090

Diana L. Ralph 11/16/2006 7:58:44 AM

I think this is one of the most stunning sunsets I've every seen! Well done and congratulations on your win and POTD! #3594093

Janine Russell 11/16/2006 8:58:19 AM

Tad, congratulations on your beautiful POTD. #3594267

Leanne M.E. Boyd 11/16/2006 8:59:09 AM

Fabulous shot, Tad - congrats on your finalist and POTD!

Sharrie Thomas 11/16/2006 9:31:25 AM

Wow, this is really something to behold! Can only imagine your excitement to be witness to this awesome site. Wonderful. #3594344

Kathleen R. Struckle 11/16/2006 10:50:11 AM

Gorgeous image Tad. congrats on your finalist and POTD!! #3594645

Donna La Mattino Pagakis 11/16/2006 11:13:36 AM

Unbelievably beautiful, such a great potd!! Congratulations!! #3594742

Mary Clarke 11/16/2006 12:27:30 PM

Congratulations on POTD Tad, beautiful image #3594950

Sherry K. Adkins 11/16/2006 12:44:10 PM

Beautiful image, Tad. Congrats on your finalist and POTD. #3595043

Mary N C. Taitt 11/16/2006 12:48:37 PM

Stunning, great clarity and crispness! Really beaitiful, amazing capture! Congratulations on your finalist and POTD! Mary :-D #3595071

Ed Heaton 11/16/2006 2:20:07 PM

Excellent work Tad... Congrats on POTD! #3595502

Marie Fields 11/16/2006 4:10:07 PM

Magnificent image, Tad! Congratulations on finalist and POTD!!! #3595778

Pradeep K. Kaushik 11/16/2006 8:06:09 PM

Congratulations on finalist and POTD Tad! Gorgeous image. #3596242

Tad Bowman 11/16/2006 9:08:04 PM

Thanks everyone for viewing my image and commenting on it. I really appreciate the kind words. #3596427

Allan L. Dy 11/18/2006 11:22:10 PM

Congratulations Tad!. Great image. #3602983

Lindley Johnson 11/19/2006 6:09:46 AM

Gorgeous colors and reflection, beautiful composition, absolutely stunning! Congratulations on your finalist and POTD. #3603688

Wes Thomas 11/20/2006 8:10:52 AM

This is a fantastic image, Tad. In fact, all of the images in your gallery are fantastic. Congrats on this being a finalist and the Photo of the Day.

Thanks for stopping by and leaving a comment. #3608072

Tad Bowman 11/21/2006 12:19:50 PM

Thank you Allan, Lindley, and Wes. I appreciate the feedback. #3612918

Sarah J. Milburn 11/22/2006 6:58:35 PM

It's hard to put into words just how stunning this shot is - what a blessing to be able to witness such beauty and grandeur, and then to be able to capture it so beautifully! I could see this on a wall in a gallery or in someone's home, or on a calendar or postcards or something - this would sell! #3617446

Tad Bowman 11/23/2006 7:35:03 PM

Thank you Sarah. I appreciate the kind words. #3622760

chris jones 11/24/2006 6:13:38 PM

Tad this is simply awesone!!!!georgous colour, reflection,composition Congratulations on Finalist and POTD!!!!
Chris #3627517

Tad Bowman 11/24/2006 8:57:16 PM

Thank you Chris. I appreciate it. #3627844

Vladan D. Djordjevic 12/17/2006 8:18:39 AM

Beautiful photo! Lovely colors, reflection... #3711535

Tad Bowman 12/17/2006 8:00:22 PM

Thank you Vladan. I appreciate it. #3712997

Ron Roberts 6/20/2007 9:20:16 AM


Tad Bowman 7/7/2007 2:14:05 PM

Thank you Ron. I appreciate it. #4482655

Tamera S. Phillips 12/11/2007 8:59:19 PM

Better late than never! I just saw this in EFP. Just beautiful Tad. What amazing colors. Well deserved Photo of the Day! #5197842

Tad Bowman 12/12/2007 6:39:55 AM

Thank you Tamera. I appreciate the compliments. #5199473

Carrol A. Grimes 12/13/2007 10:16:42 AM

Congratulation on an absolutely beautiful image!! Well Done #5204138

Tad Bowman 12/13/2007 11:13:26 AM

Thank you Carrol. I appreciate it. #5204308

Roger Fry 12/15/2007 2:34:43 PM

Beautiful in every way Tad. Love it! #5211079

Tad Bowman 12/16/2007 3:07:00 PM

Thank you Roger. I appreciate it. #5215347

Judy V. Kennamer 11/19/2008 4:29:29 PM

Congratulations Tad!!! I just saw this photo as a Finalist in the Outdoor Photographer Magazine Contest!!! Gorgeous capture -- I wish you the best in the final round!!! #6776734

Tad Bowman 1/1/2009 11:49:23 AM

Thank you Judy. I appreciate it! #6967345

Nick Lagos 1/2/2009 3:00:56 AM

First class photography Tad...congrats #6969874

Tad Bowman 1/3/2009 8:43:05 AM

Thank you Nick. #6976620

Shawn Jennings 2/23/2009 11:27:55 AM

Fantastic image, Tad! Congratulations on your finalist! #7199217

Vladan D. Djordjevic 2/23/2009 12:00:49 PM

Congratulations on your beautiful finalist! #7199661

Eivor Kuchta 2/23/2009 12:34:38 PM

Stunning! Congratulations on your finalist, and good luck in the next round, Tad! #7199974

Denny E. Barnes 2/23/2009 1:37:47 PM

Congratulations on your very beautiful and well deserving finalist, Tad!! Good luck on the next round!! #7200578

Alex T. Mizuno 2/23/2009 3:45:13 PM

So happy to see this again! Congratulations on your Finalist Tad!!! #7201862

Cathy Barrows 2/23/2009 6:56:32 PM

Congrats on your finalist...beautiful #7203780

Usman M. Bajwa 2/24/2009 12:07:27 AM

Spectacular capture, Tad. Congrats. on the Finalist award. Good Luck.

Usman. #7205695

Sharon 2/24/2009 3:55:27 AM

Congratulations!! This is a gorgeous photograph!! #7206420

Nick Lagos 5/24/2010 3:44:43 PM

Maybe this time Tad..we both know it deserves it #8634441

The Judges at 5/24/2010 4:45:01 PM

Fabulous reflections & exposure. #8635012

Danny B. Head 5/24/2010 5:17:11 PM

Congrats, Tad! #8635268

Alex T. Mizuno 5/24/2010 5:20:00 PM

I saw this image in the Outdoor Photographer Calendar. A real masterpiece Tad! Congratulations on your Finalist!!! #8635293

Anne McKinnell 5/24/2010 8:23:11 PM

Outstanding Tad! Congratulations on your finalist! #8637026

Usman M. Bajwa 5/24/2010 9:50:28 PM

CONGRATZ. Tad again on this terrific finalist. It seems the time has come!

UB. #8637510

Linda D. Lester 5/25/2010 5:52:44 AM

Congrats on your awesome win...good luck in the next round! :) #8639649

David E. Pearce 5/25/2010 9:41:00 AM

Tad you don't give us much chance sometimes! Here's another example - well timed, striking composition, expertly captured and presented. Draws the viewer right in. Great shot and thanks for sharing your art. #8640620

Cecil P. Whitt 5/25/2010 3:27:46 PM

A marvelous image, C. #8641736

Tad Bowman 5/25/2010 8:21:41 PM

Thank you Nick, The Judges, Danny, Alex, Anne, Usman, Linda, David, and Cecil. I really appreciate the feedback and kind words from all of you. #8642680

Usman M. Bajwa 5/25/2010 10:18:11 PM

Well, its time had come, Tad. CONGRATZ on getting into the Golden Circle!

UB. #8642843

Alex T. Mizuno 5/25/2010 10:38:08 PM

Congratulations on your win Tad! It deserved gold in the first place! #8642927

Corinne M. Thompson 5/25/2010 10:58:38 PM

Fabulous capture, congrats on the POTD and your win! #8643044

Claudia Kuhn 5/26/2010 4:16:25 AM

Gorgeous image Tad, congratulations! #8643684

Shawn Jennings 5/26/2010 5:08:29 AM

Congratulations on this beautiful win, Tad! #8643926

Shawn Jennings 5/26/2010 5:32:56 AM

A big congratulations on your Gold Award Tad. A very well deserving win for a really great photo. Great job.

Brian #8644049

Thomas E. Hinds 5/26/2010 5:36:50 AM

Beautiful Winner, Tad. Congratulations! #8644073

Cathy Barrows 5/26/2010 5:41:01 AM

Big congrats on your win #8644099

Nancyj E. Hovey 5/26/2010 6:27:00 AM

on your 2nd Place Winner
for this outstanding image! 8o) #8644376

Linda D. Lester 5/26/2010 6:29:02 AM

Congratulations on your outstanding 2nd place win!!!!!!!!! #8644391

Mary Beth Aiello 5/26/2010 1:20:48 PM

Absolutely stunning, Tad. Huge congrats on this fabulous win. #8645666

Lindley Johnson 5/26/2010 2:30:23 PM

Stunning, Tad! Congratulations on your outstanding winner. #8645807

Glenn E. Traver 5/26/2010 3:03:39 PM

Congratulations Tad, a Beautiful Winner ~ GT #8645881

Denny E. Barnes 5/26/2010 7:04:23 PM

BIG CONGRATULATIONS on your beautiful and well deserved WIN, Tad!! Outstanding!! #8646466

Tad Bowman 5/27/2010 11:58:23 AM

Thanks again everyone. I really appreciate the feedback and kind words. #8647928

Dominick M. Dimacale 5/28/2010 6:26:07 AM

Congratulations Tad on your Win!!!

Dominick #8649221

Janice Mezzacappa 5/28/2010 2:49:08 PM

Spectacular capture and winner here Tad WTG!!! Huge congrats!! #8650065

Tad Bowman 5/28/2010 8:08:09 PM

Thank you Dominick and Janice. #8650305

Annette Carr 10/15/2010 5:24:49 PM

Wow... This is spectacular :) #8971470

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Fiery sunset on the Three Apostle Mountains in the Collegiate Peaks Wilderness of Colorado

Uploaded on 9/1/2006 6:06:27 AM All Time Best Photo Contest Winner Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner Photo of the Day

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