Across the Water

© Michael P. Winkler

Across the Water

Donna W. Neal 3/7/2004 4:24:39 AM

Wonderful capture Michael. I never think about tigers playing in water. #104416

Gianna Stadelmyer 3/7/2004 4:35:20 AM

This is awesome, Michael! Great action and detail, nice dof1 #412015

Joy Brown 3/7/2004 4:38:43 AM

Awesome capture! #412017

Sharon D. Waters 3/7/2004 4:48:30 AM

This is the most beautiful Capture!!

Patricia A. Kuniega 3/7/2004 4:56:11 AM

Congratulations on a stunning shot! You captured the strength, agility and power of this beautiful animal in fabulous motion. It's a stellar photograph Michael. You done good! ; ) #412047

Marie Fields 3/7/2004 5:00:45 AM

Fantastic shot!!! #412057

Leigh A. Norrie 3/7/2004 6:13:52 AM

Yeah absolutely a 'stellar' shot. #412230

Stephen Zacker 3/7/2004 6:19:34 AM

WOW! What a great capture. Beautiful image showing his power and grace! #412249

Sherri Conley 3/7/2004 7:52:49 AM

Awesome shot! #412472

Lori Ditlefsen 3/7/2004 7:56:56 AM

Nice shot Michael! #412480

Rachel T. Hammer 3/7/2004 9:38:43 AM

VERY impressive image! Where were you when you took it? #412605

Michael P. Winkler 3/7/2004 9:41:15 AM

I was at Out of Africa, on vacation to see my parents. It's located in Arizona, just north of Mesa. #412606

Rachel T. Hammer 3/7/2004 9:46:18 AM

Thanks. It's a really beautiful photograph. #412611

Brinn MacDougall 3/7/2004 11:02:19 AM

Absolutely stunning!! Perfect timing and perfect shot! Well done, Michael! #412676

Susana Matos 3/7/2004 11:04:46 AM

This is outstanding!! And im sure well see this again by the end of the month....
Cheers from Portugal, Su #412681

Darren Smith 3/8/2004 9:22:50 AM

Incredible!!! Just incredible, one of the best tiger shots I have seen on BP, well done Michael #414111

Desiree M. Bento 3/9/2004 12:02:42 AM

Gawdayam! #414887

Michael P. Winkler 3/9/2004 3:19:49 AM

Thank you EVERYONE. I've been shying away from selling my work, thinking that I'm not good enough. You kind people have given my a little ray of hope that maybe I should give it a try. Once more, "Thank You" #414939

Nancy Grace Chen 4/12/2004 2:47:17 AM

Wow, what a capture. Good luck with selling your work! Congratulations on your finalist!!

Nancy #474732

Kasia Elser 4/12/2004 5:45:33 AM

Congrats! Great capture! #475490

Donna W. Neal 4/12/2004 6:44:16 AM

Glad to see this one in the winner's circle. Loved it when you posted it and still love it now!
Congratulations and Good Luck Mike...:) #475848

Marie Fields 4/12/2004 6:50:48 AM

Congratulations!! Excellent image! #475885

Lori Ditlefsen 4/12/2004 8:00:39 AM

Congrats Michael! #476380

Michael P. Winkler 4/12/2004 6:05:43 PM

WOOOOHOOOOO!!! *Doing backflips!* I just came in from a long day at work and found out I'm in the running! Our family has been through a lot of hardships lately so this ray of sunshine is an extremely nice surprise. Thank you all for your support and comments. I can't express how excited I am! God bless each and every one of you! #478801

Doug Gould 4/13/2004 6:32:29 AM

That's just an unreal, phenomenal capture, Michael! One in a million. You must be proud of this one. Congrats!!! #480463

Patricia A. Kuniega 4/13/2004 9:21:09 PM

I hope this one goes all the way to the top! It sure has the makings of a big winner in my book! Congratulations Michael! #481849

Marie Fields 4/15/2004 5:01:05 PM

Congratulations on your second place win, Michael! #485422

Kathleen R. Struckle 4/15/2004 8:36:25 PM

Congrats,Michael!! Great capture!! #485836

Doug Gould 4/15/2004 8:52:47 PM

A well deserved win for you, Michael! Congrats!!! #485875

Karen-Jane Dudley 4/16/2004 4:48:21 AM

a massive congratulations Michael , this truly is one superb image , I work closely with Bengals and really appreciate what this took to capture this its totally first class and really shows the true beauty and power of these magnificent cats , Well done , thoroughly deserved , be proud this is a stunner .K-J #486381

Robin L. Wehrman 4/16/2004 9:47:05 AM

Hi Michael!! Congratulations on your win, well deserved!!!!!!!!!!!! Robin #487035

Brian Almazar 4/16/2004 1:06:42 PM

Hi Michael! Great shot and detail! And congrats on your win! #487323

Kenneth M. Kijewski 4/16/2004 3:00:04 PM

Congrats to you!!

Ken #487464

Michael P. Winkler 4/16/2004 3:07:15 PM

Thank you all so very much. I truly dont know what to say because I am so overwhelmed at the idea that I actually placed! This is the first competition I have ever entered and really didnt think my talent would ever deserve this kind of recognition. The joy inside my heart makes me feel like Im about to bust apart! Thank you all, once again. #487473

Susie Peek-Swint 4/16/2004 5:06:57 PM

Michael I missed this wonderful action shot the first time around -- well done and many congrats on your win! #487682

Evy Johansen 4/17/2004 12:27:07 AM

Many Congratulations! #488027

Donna W. Neal 4/20/2004 4:54:09 AM

Well deserved win. Congratulations! #492807

Carolina K. Smith 4/20/2004 12:29:46 PM

Phenomenal capture!! Congratulations. A real pleasure to look at over and over and over... #493715

Shelly A. Van Camp 8/5/2009 6:14:47 AM

I love this!! Amazing! #7818727

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He had been playing for a while in the pond. Something caught his eye and he just sprang instantly to get it. Glad I was shooting at burst mode or I would have never got it! Sigma 50-500mm lens,f/8 at 1/250 sec. Background touched up with PS7.

Uploaded on 3/7/2004 3:57:29 AM Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner

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