Moraine Lake

© Ken Smith

Moraine Lake

Ken Smith level-classic 10/7/2006 5:51:47 AM

Normal view, for those that don't want to stand on their head or turn their monitor upside down. #535631

Amy Jackson 10/7/2006 6:06:51 AM

Beautiful image, Ken! Wonderful reflection! Thanks for showing both versions! #3418281

Donna Dunbar level-classic 10/7/2006 6:07:20 AM

I think this is a gorgeous image and while I agree the stones in the water make an interesting patern I think the original is the one I like the best, great image though the reflection is so clear it really is hard to tell them apart. #3418283

Jeff W. Robinson level-classic 10/7/2006 6:33:14 AM

This works well both ways Ken! Great presentation for this beautiful image! Jeff #3418424

Bill Wyatt 10/7/2006 6:36:14 AM

Very creative idea like the presentation and colors, Ken!! #3418441

Mary Timman 10/7/2006 7:16:52 AM

Hey..I think it's a great idea. Thinking out of the box you might say.
Really is a beautiful scene though. #3418579

Marcie A. Fowler 10/7/2006 8:37:42 AM

Love them both. The original is a bit easier to view but I love the creativity and uniqueness of the flipped one. It makes a good optical illusion image.
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Ronald F. Fischer 10/7/2006 9:32:51 AM

Great idea, Ken, but I prefer the original!! #3418868

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna level-classic 10/7/2006 9:37:55 AM

HMMMMM!!! When I'm looking at the "flip" I like it best but when I look at the original I like it best. Oh My! I'm so confused! It must come from driving 14-1/2 hours yesterday! Oh, what the heck!!! I LIKE THEM BOTH, Ken. PS. What I meant was that I would see you on BP next week...which is now this week! :-) Now, did I confuse you? LOL. Great photo both ways! ^.^ Kitty #3418883

Dennis Flanagan level-classic 10/7/2006 9:51:59 AM

Wine? More like smoking crack! #3418924

Linda D. Lester level-classic 10/7/2006 9:59:59 AM

I'm with Dennis!! LOL! Is he back?
It is a beautiful shot so I hope you post the other one too! Way to be creative! #3418933

Lynne Morris level-classic 10/7/2006 10:19:18 AM

Two beautiful images Ken, but glad you posted them both I was getting a blood rush! Beautiful colours and awesome reflections and I agree with Linda, post the original too :) #3418986

Tamara K. Walker level-classic 10/7/2006 10:28:33 AM

I hope you didn't hurt yourself when you fell off the wagon.
Magnificent capture either way. #3419016

Gail Vitikacs level-classic 10/7/2006 10:42:21 AM

Beautiful colors Ken...and very creative!!!! #3419068

eileen bedford 10/7/2006 11:10:25 AM

Creative Ken, love both views, streches the mind.... #3419176

Carla Metzler 10/7/2006 12:14:26 PM

That's different alright, the image is beautiful! #3419349

Kay E. Mahoney level-classic 10/7/2006 12:38:41 PM

Nice capture. Love the scene. #3419437

Darren K. Fisher level-classic 10/7/2006 1:13:44 PM

Yep different for sure. You would have got a kick of me trying to stand on my head. I have to say I love the original much better. As we all know that is just an opinion. Your detail and then the canoes adding a pop of color. WOW. #3419535

Leonard Pierce 10/7/2006 1:59:18 PM

Wow! Now that I'm over the little shot of vertigo...Very beautiful image Ken, but the original is much easier to view!! Great job! #3419694

John Connolly level-classic 10/7/2006 3:22:17 PM

Very creative Ken! I am not sure if I like the blue boat upside down, But it is still a remarkably good scene. #3419924

Claudia Kuhn level-classic 10/7/2006 3:53:27 PM

A new slant on life! Creative idea Ken, cool! #3420009

Nancy L. Green level-classic 10/7/2006 4:18:13 PM

Very unique and interesting concept Ken!! I do prefer the original but they are both are very stunning and beautiful!! <>< #3420082

Jenny Bosmans 10/7/2006 4:21:27 PM

Wonderful idea Ken! I do like both, but I prefer the original...gorgeous scenery! :) #3420094

Candice C. Calhoun level-classic 10/7/2006 5:25:03 PM

I love the unexpected quality of the presented version! Truly innovative work, Ken!

ccc #3420304

Nadine A. Lewis level-classic 10/7/2006 7:21:37 PM

Ken, this really caught my attention! This image is amazing even upside down! But I have to say, I like the original better.

<>< #3420680

Shelly A. Van Camp level-classic 10/7/2006 7:30:55 PM

Beautiful..love the colors so much in this!! #3420719

Kaye Burazin level-classic 10/7/2006 7:39:55 PM

I'll join you in that glass of wine because I love your perspective and artistic flare here Ken. #3420750

Ray & Audrey Clarke level-classic 10/8/2006 2:20:05 AM

Great idea Ken upside down image, Love it!!!(R) #3421334

She-She Killough level-classic 10/8/2006 2:34:46 AM

Yeah you had too much wine!! I LOVE the original! Why mess with an amazing image!! Good try though Ken. I was getting dizzy! ;) #3421365

Cathy Barrows 10/8/2006 5:55:31 AM

i like them both and I think you should post the original tomorrow just to see if the judges stand on their heads in confusion...lol #3421812

Nina Shields 10/8/2006 9:22:40 AM

Ken, amazing exposure and color work but I'd definitely have to vote for the original; I think the flipped version is amazing and quite fascinating but I also found it a bit confusing, trying to figure out what I was actually viewing; maybe you're just getting bored with all of your great winning shots!!!! #3422560

David Phalen level-classic 10/8/2006 6:35:15 PM

I'm with Cathy, I like them both and think you should also enter the original in this month's contest. #3424032

Ken Smith level-classic 10/8/2006 7:42:45 PM

THanks everyone for your nice comments. As for entering the "normal" one, I'll see how the "wine" version does first, and go from there. #3424237

Sheryl A. Hudson level-classic 10/8/2006 8:08:25 PM

It took me a minute to "see" it but love the creativity on this! #3424313

Kenneth Mucke 10/9/2006 2:04:14 PM

I love your creativity here Ken...Super shot and work on this #3427419

Tammy Scott 10/10/2006 3:55:12 AM

Very creative perspective #3429253

Laurie Daily level-classic 11/4/2006 3:10:03 PM

No, Ken...when I first looked at this image I thought I had too much wine! On second glance however, I discovered a very creative and unique way of capturing this beautiful lake. Wonderful!!! #3546126

Colette M. Metcalf level-classic 11/14/2006 9:37:54 AM

Maybe you did have ONE too many Ken??? I love it though:) #3586008

JOHN V. ROSCICH level-classic 12/27/2006 12:41:24 PM

BEAUTIFUL CAPTURE KEN
GREAT POV, COLORS AND COMP
JOHN #3744971

Shawn Jennings level-classic 12/27/2006 5:21:11 PM

This is a beautiful image Ken! You have so many great landscape shots! #3745833

Stacy Lankford level-classic 12/28/2006 9:18:23 AM

Great image! #3747701

Linda D. Lester level-classic 12/29/2006 8:44:49 AM

I told you to turn it the other way!
Congratulations! #3750764

Carla Metzler level-classic 12/29/2006 8:56:09 AM

Congratulations on your finalist, Ken! #3750928

Laura Clay-Ballard 12/29/2006 9:06:22 AM

Congrats! #3751090

Shawn Jennings level-classic 12/29/2006 9:24:52 AM

Congratulations on your finalist, Ken! #3751420

Cathy Barrows 12/29/2006 9:41:00 AM

Congrats on your finalist...i love this one #3751645

Paula Dwyer 12/29/2006 10:25:59 AM

Congratulations Ken!! :) #3752439

JOHN V. ROSCICH level-classic 12/29/2006 11:03:13 AM

CONGRATULATIONS KEN
JOHN #3752913

Kenneth Mucke 12/29/2006 11:05:20 AM

Another GEORGOUS finalist Ken...WTG #3752930

Kay E. Mahoney level-classic 12/29/2006 11:12:50 AM

Congratulations on your beautiful finalist. Good luck in the next round. #3752986

The Judges at BetterPhoto.com 12/29/2006 11:49:31 AM

Funny, I've seen this shot (and even have it) so many times, yet this is the first time I've seen the snow! #3753305

JO ANN CLEVELAND level-classic 12/29/2006 12:02:46 PM

Now what kind of wine do you drink? Maybe if I have some, my world will turn "right side up!" lol

It is very pretty Ken, seriously!

jo ann c. #3753429

Renee Doyle level-classic 12/29/2006 12:07:27 PM

Congratulations once again Ken!!
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Jenny Bosmans level-classic 12/29/2006 1:06:05 PM

Congratulations on another beautiful Finalist, Ken! :) #3754130

Judy V. Kennamer level-classic 12/29/2006 1:33:12 PM

Gorgeous Ken! Congrats! #3754340

Mick Burkey level-classic 12/29/2006 1:45:18 PM

Congratulations on the finals, Ken! Love the contrast of colors against the relative black and white of snow in the mountains. #3754423

Gail Vitikacs level-classic 12/29/2006 1:57:20 PM

Way to Go!!!! Another Beauty! Congratulatons! #3754499

Bill Wyatt 12/29/2006 2:05:33 PM

Beautiful work, Ken.
Congratulations on your finalist! #3754541

Laurie Daily level-classic 12/29/2006 2:43:45 PM

Congratulations Ken! This image is what inspired me to give a go at some reflections. I still have a ways to go for sure...this one is spectacular!!! #3754847

Candice C. Calhoun level-classic 12/29/2006 6:21:12 PM

Big congratulations, and Happy New Year!

ccc #3756019

Kristi A. Howson level-classic 12/29/2006 8:51:34 PM

Congratulations on this beautiful Finalist and best of luck in the next round Ken. A winner for sure! #3757090

The Judges at BetterPhoto.com level-classic 12/29/2006 9:48:19 PM

a monochromatic appearing image with the color of the boats rounding off the foreground #3757436

Darryl Wilkinson 12/29/2006 10:28:45 PM

Great concept, Ken. Reminds me of your Omaha image from last year :) Nice work with the exposure!!! #3757589

Su Sana E. P level-classic 12/30/2006 3:32:24 AM

Ken, Congratulations on your Finalist and best wishes for Happy New Year!! #3758175

Terry L. Ellis level-classic 12/30/2006 7:22:41 AM

A very creative and beautiful finalist, Ken! Congratulations again. #3759238

Ken Smith level-classic 12/30/2006 8:23:25 AM

Thank you everyone for the great comments. I appreciate it!! #3759488

Robert Baer level-classic 12/30/2006 8:57:49 AM

beautiful image, congratulations! #3759665

Lynne Morris level-classic 12/30/2006 12:04:13 PM

Many congratulations on this wonderful finalist Ken, good luck in the next round. #3760414

RC Fritz 12/30/2006 1:06:43 PM

Congratulations on your Beautiful Finalist. Great image, Ken! #3760638

Linda D. Lester level-classic 12/30/2006 3:22:04 PM

Congratulations on your 2nd place win! #3761061

Gail Vitikacs level-classic 12/30/2006 3:22:43 PM

YAHOOOOOOOOOOOOO!!!!! WAY TO GO KEN! #3761063

Jenny Bosmans 12/30/2006 3:40:01 PM

Big Congratulations on this fantastic Winner, Ken! :) #3761139

Shawn Jennings level-classic 12/30/2006 5:02:48 PM

Congratulations on your win Ken! #3761466

Darryl Wilkinson 12/30/2006 5:36:28 PM

Outstanding winner, Ken! Congratulations!! #3761660

Kay E. Mahoney level-classic 12/30/2006 5:38:21 PM

Way to go Ken,Congratulations on your awesome second place winner. #3761675

sharon K. King level-classic 12/30/2006 5:56:54 PM

Oh Ken, this is stunning,a well deserved win! #3761805

Evy Johansen level-classic 12/30/2006 6:19:25 PM

Big congratulations on your beautiful win, Ken!! #3761857

Tamera Phillips level-classic 12/30/2006 6:26:28 PM

Congrats on your win Ken. Well deserved. #3761874

Carla Metzler 12/30/2006 6:54:54 PM

Congratulations on your win, Ken! Beautiful image! #3761958

Kathleen K. Parker level-classic 12/30/2006 7:07:39 PM

Congratulations, Ken. This is lovely!
kk #3762016

Terry L. Ellis level-classic 12/30/2006 7:54:15 PM

Ken, congratulations on this awesome Second Place win! #3762140

Susan J. Allen level-classic 12/30/2006 8:24:00 PM

Congratulations Ken! Well-deserved! #3762234

Cora Miller level-classic 12/30/2006 8:48:16 PM

Brrrrrr, this is making me cold just looking at it. The unusual coloring adds to the starkness and chill. Congratulations on another excellent winner, Ken. #3762266

Bill Wyatt 12/30/2006 10:18:30 PM

Congratulations on your winner, Ken! #3762350

Les Rhoades level-classic 12/30/2006 11:28:27 PM

Congratulations Ken! I have been watching this image all month. Nice winning image! Are you warm yet.... #3762415

Nadya Johnson 12/31/2006 12:32:44 AM

Way to go, Ken!! Congratulations on your positively STUNNING winner! #3762491

Laura Clay-Ballard 12/31/2006 3:08:17 AM

way to go! congrats! #3762629

Laurie Daily level-classic 12/31/2006 4:18:41 AM

I have always loved this one! Congrats Ken! #3762693

Hendrik Storme level-classic 12/31/2006 4:48:00 AM

Congratulations Ken! Stunning winner! #3762752

JO ANN CLEVELAND level-classic 12/31/2006 5:42:19 AM

Congratulations on your gold medal win!

You are awesome!

jo ann c. #3762856

Colette M. Metcalf level-classic 12/31/2006 6:51:17 AM

A BIG congratulations to you, Ken:) #3763037

David Phalen level-classic 12/31/2006 7:34:04 AM

Congratulations Ken on a well deserved winner! Happy New Year! #3763151

Donna LaMattino Pagakis level-classic 12/31/2006 9:50:21 AM

Upside down, turned around, any way you look at this it's stunning!!! A big congratulations Ken!! A beautiful winning image!! Have a great day and Happy New Year!!!! #3763366

Muriel Jackson level-classic 12/31/2006 10:04:22 AM

It works both ways for me Ken! Big congratulations! #3763390

Esther Smith 12/31/2006 10:16:26 AM

Congrats Ken!! Way to go!! #3763415

Amy Jackson 12/31/2006 10:30:03 AM

Congratulations on your Second Place win, Ken!! WTG!!! #3763431

Stephen Zacker level-classic 12/31/2006 12:01:38 PM

Congratulations! #3763594

Emile Abbott level-classic 12/31/2006 2:28:35 PM

Congratulations Ken on beautiful second place win. #3763977

RC Fritz level-classic 12/31/2006 3:35:08 PM

Congratulations on your WIN, Ken! #3764271

Rakesh Syal level-classic 1/1/2007 7:50:33 AM

Congratulations Ken on beautiful second place win. Happy New Year! #3766746

Nancy L. Green level-classic 1/1/2007 4:23:35 PM

Huge congratulations Ken!! Well done!! <>< #3768784

Susana Heide level-classic 1/1/2007 9:33:43 PM

This is just INCREDIBLY AMAZING!!! I'm in AWE!! What a gorgeous scene!!! Many CONGRATS KEN!! #3769668

Derrald R. Farnsworth-Livingston level-classic 1/1/2007 10:34:13 PM

Ken, I am jealous you got to see this lake with that much snow on the mountains. What a place. I think I may go back soon. Congrats as well. #3769756

Kristi A. Howson level-classic 1/1/2007 10:38:02 PM

Congratulations Ken on this awesome winner. Very well done! #3769767

Susan J. Allen level-classic 1/2/2007 11:11:01 AM

Congrats on you second place win! #3772354

Bridgette B level-classic 1/2/2007 11:26:00 AM

Congrats on this stunning winning image!!!! #3772405

Cathy Barrows 1/2/2007 2:15:39 PM

congrats on your win...this is so gorgeous #3772971

Sharon Day level-classic 1/2/2007 6:38:23 PM

Beautiful image, Ken!!! Big congratulations!!! #3773902

Judyann Plante level-classic 1/4/2007 4:16:43 AM

Congratulations on this fantastic winner, Ken!

Judyann ><> #3779082

Donna W. Neal level-classic 1/4/2007 5:14:26 AM

Congratulations on this well deservered Winner Ken #3779361

Mary Timman level-classic 1/11/2007 4:14:17 PM

Absolutely stunning. Congratulations on this win! Magnificent! #3808921

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Banff National Park, Canada.
F7, 1/100 sec, ISO 400, 24mm focal length, 3-stop graduated density filter.

Uploaded on 10/7/2006 5:52:24 AM


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