Route 66 - The Mother Road

© Karen Slagle

Route 66 - The Mother Road

Christy Nichols 2/19/2007 5:52:02 AM

Wonderful capture, Karen! Such lovely colors and clarity. I just love how blue the sky is. :) #607997

Alan and kellie shulver 2/19/2007 5:55:42 AM

your efforts for braving the weather are well rewarded this is a wonderfull image with great color clarity and pov! - alan #3963705

Alan and kellie shulver 2/19/2007 5:57:12 AM

your efforts for braving the weather are well rewarded this is a wonderfull image with great color clarity and pov! - alan #3963713

Jim Huffield 2/19/2007 6:39:39 AM

Wonderful scene, Karen. Jim #3963894

Amy Jackson 2/19/2007 6:42:46 AM

Wonderful capture, Karen! Love the blue sky and the clouds! #3963913

Claudia Kuhn 2/19/2007 6:44:49 AM

Beautiful comp, colors and textures Karen! #3963923

Kay E. Mahoney 2/19/2007 6:49:01 AM

Nice capture. Love the colors and scene. #3963941

Shelly A. Van Camp 2/19/2007 6:53:05 AM

Beautiful capture and sky! #3963955

Shelly L. Rauscher 2/19/2007 7:42:50 AM

Wonderful color Karen! I don't blame you for not lingering, that wind was nasty! #3964276

Nadya Johnson 2/19/2007 8:18:03 AM

OUTSTANDING capture of The Mother Road! I live near Highway 66 (or what remains of it), myself. Cool shot! I love the colors and perspective and the sky is glorious! #3964441

Cyn D Valentine 2/19/2007 8:26:36 AM

Beautiful sky and color!! Wonderful image Karen! #3964478

Marilyn K. Lincecum 2/19/2007 10:08:51 AM

Beautiful composition, Karen !! Fantastic perspective, sky and colors.
Going out in 40 degrees with 50 mile and hour winds is what I call DEDICATION !!! Looks like it was worth it though.
#3964884

Melissa Gurdus 2/19/2007 10:16:45 AM

Outstanding scene with terrific cloud formations and great perspective, Karen!! #3964913

Karen Slagle 2/19/2007 11:42:33 AM

Christy, Alan, Jim, Amy, Claudia, Kay, Shelly V, Shelly R, Nadya, Cyn, Marilyn and Melissa - Thanks to everyone for all the super compliments. #3965222

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna 2/19/2007 12:11:53 PM

Wonderful image, Karen!!!! Love the sky with the clouds, the colors, framing and lighting are beautiful!!!!! ^.^ #3965325

Jessica Jenney 2/19/2007 1:47:13 PM

Wonderful landscape and POV, Karen! Love the warm earth tones and cloudscape! #3965581

Holly Shao 2/19/2007 2:44:34 PM

Wonderful perspective, composition, and colors, Karen!!

Holly #3965670

Nancy L. Green 2/19/2007 4:54:43 PM

Gorgeous colors and composition Karen!! Beautifully done!! <>< #3965942

Janine Russell 2/19/2007 4:59:08 PM

Karen, great colors, detail, lighting, point of view and DOF. #3965958

Paula Dwyer 2/19/2007 5:26:21 PM

Beautiful colors, lighting and detail in your excellent capture!!! :) #3966050

Karen Slagle 2/19/2007 5:29:35 PM

Thanks to all for the nice comments - Kitty, Jessica, Holly, Nancy, Janine and Paula. #3966062

Cassie L. Woodlee 2/19/2007 7:36:46 PM

Gorgeous capture Karen, love the lighting, clarity and color!!!!!! #3966386

Karen Slagle 2/20/2007 6:48:03 AM

Thank you Cassie. #3967702

Pat Gamwell 2/20/2007 1:54:24 PM

Fabulous depth...draws the eyes immediately into the scene! LOVE it! #3969253

Karen Slagle 2/20/2007 3:32:08 PM

Thank you Pat. #3969481

GianAngelo Monchieri 2/23/2007 2:22:03 AM

Beautiful composition, Karen.Outstanding shot with nice cloud formations and great perspective. Compliments #3977680

Karen Slagle 2/23/2007 7:30:24 AM

Thank you Monchieri, so happy you like this shot... #3978757

David Pratt 2/27/2007 6:57:26 PM

Wonderful composiiton! Love the deep blue sky with the clouds #4004360

Karen Slagle 2/28/2007 6:42:52 AM

Thank you Dave. #4006225

Sherry K. Adkins 3/22/2007 7:11:20 PM

Congrats on your finalist, Karen. #4082973

Kenneth Mucke 3/22/2007 7:46:47 PM

Big congrats on your wonderful finalist Karen #4083453

Janine Russell 3/22/2007 7:53:56 PM

Karen, congratulations on your finalist. #4083537

Kay E. Mahoney 3/22/2007 7:55:41 PM

Congratulations on your beautiful finalist. Good luck in the next round. #4083552

Terry L. Ellis 3/22/2007 8:01:16 PM

A beautiful finalist! Congratulations, Karen! #4083591

Datha Y. Thompson 3/22/2007 8:28:03 PM

CONGRATULATIONS Karen :0) #4083784

Paula Dwyer 3/23/2007 4:20:03 AM

Congratulations Karen!!! :) #4085371

Mary Timman 3/23/2007 4:50:00 AM

Congratulations Karen! #4085677

Kaye Burazin 3/23/2007 5:13:16 AM

Nicely done Karen. Congrats and good luck in the next round! #4085966

Hurk (Steve) Hurkett 3/23/2007 5:44:52 AM

Beautiful sky and clouds, Karen .. Congratulations on this Excellent Finalist ... steve #4086294

Rakesh Syal 3/23/2007 6:17:49 AM

Congratulations on this glorious finalist!! #4086583

Nadine A. Lewis 3/23/2007 6:21:27 AM

Yeah, Karen...CONGRATULATIONS!!! <>< #4086602

Karen Slagle 3/23/2007 7:14:32 AM

Thank you everyone for all the super nice compliments. #4086831

Christy Nichols 3/23/2007 9:55:30 AM

Yay, congratulations Karen!!!! Beautiful!! #4087612

Mick Burkey 3/23/2007 9:58:52 AM

Congrats on the finals, Karen!! Good luck in the next round. #4087634

Tarun Bose 3/23/2007 11:31:38 AM

Big congrats Karen on your beautiful finalist. #4088357

Gary Lange 3/23/2007 1:28:27 PM

Karen, Congrats, girl!! I love this! #4088832

Jeff W. Robinson 3/23/2007 3:22:08 PM

What an outstanidng image and now knowing what conditions that you were in to capture this makes it even better! Congrats Karen on your Finalist!! Jeff #4089313

Karen Slagle 3/23/2007 3:24:59 PM

Thanks so much everyone, I appreciate all the comments and feedback..... #4089327

eileen bedford 3/23/2007 8:20:08 PM

Congratulations on your finalist... #4090409

Marilyn K. Lincecum 3/24/2007 12:56:42 AM

CONGRATULATIONS Karen on this outstanding image and good luck in the next round !! #4090828

Cassie L. Woodlee 3/24/2007 4:05:56 AM

Congrats Karen!!!!! #4091126

Karen Slagle 3/24/2007 6:14:48 AM

Thanks so much for the nice comments, Eileen, Marilyn and Cassie. #4091552

Emile Abbott 3/24/2007 2:53:08 PM

Braving the elements paid off Karen, congrats on your finalist. #4093022

Karen Slagle 3/24/2007 7:41:16 PM

Thank you Emile, at least it's starting to get warmer now... #4094007

Pamela Shane 3/25/2007 3:05:19 PM

Congratulations on your spectacular finalist Karen!! :) #4096312

Karen Slagle 3/25/2007 7:02:24 PM

Thank you for the compliments, Pamela. I was really quite surprised this one was chosen..... #4096790

Carla Metzler 3/26/2007 7:23:38 AM

Congratulations on your beautiful finalist, Karen! #4098601

Karen Slagle 3/26/2007 7:34:39 AM

Thank you Carla. #4098637

Carol Teal 3/31/2007 9:52:15 AM

Beautiful image with a great sky! I would never have guessed from looking at the photo that it was that cold! Congrats on your finalist Karen! #4115811

Karen Slagle 3/31/2007 5:41:08 PM

Thank you Carol. #4117044

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Description

Nikkor 28-105 @ 28mm
1/800 @ 3.5
It was 40 degrees with a 50
mile per hour wind blowing when
I took this shot. Needless to
say that I didn't linger too
long out of the car.

Uploaded on 2/19/2007 5:32:48 AM

Made With

Camera: Nikon D200 Digital SLR Camera

BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest Finalist


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