What? Snow!

© Emile Abbott

What?  Snow!

Tonya R. Boles 4/2/2007 12:34:36 PM

I love it.. #630778

Donna La Mattino Pagakis 4/2/2007 12:38:10 PM

A beautiful polar bear capture Emile!! I love this too! #4122560

Lynne Morris 4/2/2007 12:57:18 PM

Wow Emile this is a beautiful image, the comp and details are wonderful, well captured! #4122624

Sharon King 4/2/2007 1:22:07 PM

Awesome capture Emile! Love your polar bear series! #4122721

Nadine A. Lewis 4/2/2007 1:23:02 PM

GREAT close capture, Emile! LOVE the details & clarity!!! <>< #4122722

Linda D. Lester 4/2/2007 2:18:23 PM

Your exposure is wonderful! I hope we see this again! #4122895

Stan Kwasniowski 4/2/2007 2:19:52 PM

Emile, he looks so friendly, nice capture #4122904

Bill Wyatt 4/2/2007 2:20:23 PM

Nice close-up portrait. Love the snowy fur! #4122907

John Connolly 4/2/2007 3:31:45 PM

A beautiful portrait, Emile! Your selective focus really worked here, the detail in the snow is superb. #4123065

Ken Smith 4/2/2007 6:30:56 PM

Perfect exposure and composition, Emile. Beautiful! #4123430

Sam Britt 4/2/2007 6:46:19 PM

Great close-up of this beautiful polar bear, Emile. #4123464

Christy Nichols 4/2/2007 7:51:55 PM

Awesome capture, Emile!! What a little beauty! #4123569

Husain Akhtar 4/3/2007 12:48:15 AM

Fantastic composition and capture, Emile! #4123928

Aimee S. McMaster 4/3/2007 1:21:34 AM

.......beautiful portraiture Emile...well done....Aimee #4123979

Glenn E. Urquhart 4/3/2007 3:42:37 AM

Stunning Image, Emile!!! Outstanding wild life capture, excellent clarity, lighting and contrast, WELL Composed and quite beautiful!!! VERY Well Done! Cheers, Glenn. #4124262

Lisa R. Buffington 4/3/2007 6:43:17 AM

Stunning capture and the clarity of the snow on his face is great. Beautiful shot. Lisa #4125040

Remi Trepanier 4/3/2007 7:57:40 AM

Awesome shot Emile! love the clarity of the details! #4125310

Emile Abbott 4/3/2007 2:39:30 PM

thank you all for your positive comments I appreciate them, Tonya, Donna, Lynne, Sharon, Nadine, Linda, Stan, Bill, John, Ken, Sam, Christy, MH, Aimee, Glenn, Lisa and Remi. #4126669

Amalia Sylvia Arriaga Salinas 4/3/2007 3:53:37 PM

Wonderful close up Emile!, great exposure!,
Amalia #4126983

Emile Abbott 4/4/2007 12:03:27 PM

Hi Amalia and thanks for your comments. #4129933

Pamela Shane 4/7/2007 6:54:55 PM

Oh wow Emile!! What a fantastic capture
of this magnificently beautiful Polar
Bear - I just love them! Great details,
exposure, & color - bet we see this again. :) #4141686

Emile Abbott 4/8/2007 11:39:18 AM

Hi Pamela and thanks for the nice comment. Have a nice Easter. #4143523

cheryl m. phillips 4/8/2007 3:09:27 PM

Beautiful!
~cp #4144371

Michelle L. Frick 5/23/2007 3:52:29 PM

Congratulations on a well deserved finalist Emile! You know how I love these Big Bears - hope to see him again! #4318212

Linda D. Lester 5/23/2007 4:14:24 PM

Awesome shot...Congratulations!!!!!!!!! #4318469

Tamara K. Walker 5/23/2007 4:46:53 PM

CONGRATULATIONS! #4318824

Su Sana E. P 5/23/2007 4:56:01 PM

Congratulations on this outstanding Finlaist, Emile!! #4318946

Cassie L. Woodlee 5/23/2007 4:58:49 PM

CONGRATULATIONS Emile!!! #4318976

Glenn E. Urquhart 5/23/2007 5:35:51 PM

A BIG Congratulations on your Award, Emile!!! Well Deserved! Cheers, Glenn. #4319322

Claudia Kuhn 5/23/2007 6:08:47 PM

So close and great details Emile, congrats and good luck! #4319580

Mike D. Perez 5/23/2007 7:17:01 PM

Congratulations on your great Finalist, Emile! Thanks for visiting my gallery. #4320146

JO ANN CLEVELAND 5/23/2007 7:31:40 PM

A big congratulations on this wonderful finalist Emile!

Your polar bear series are all awesome!

jo ann c. #4320286

Kay E. Mahoney 5/23/2007 7:50:23 PM

Congratulations on your beautiful finalist, Emile. Good luck in the next round. #4320471

Roger Bernabo 5/23/2007 7:56:51 PM

Great composition and exposure Emille! #4320538

eileen bedford 5/23/2007 8:15:22 PM

A BIG Congratulations on your great Finalist, Emile #4320747

Husain Akhtar 5/24/2007 2:19:33 AM

No surprise that this terrific image is amongst the April finalists! Warmest congratulations my friend and best wishes for the next stage! #4321822

Kathy L. Clark 5/24/2007 6:39:53 AM

Emile congratulations on your finalist. You deserve it. Great shot. #4323436

Mary Timman 5/24/2007 7:27:30 AM

Congratulations on this exqusite finalist! #4323752

ALLEN O. HOWARD 5/24/2007 8:13:03 AM

YaHOO!!! Way to go Emile! Congratulations My friend!, Allen #4324055

Carla Metzler 5/24/2007 8:29:43 AM

Big congratulations, Emile!!! :) #4324132

Lynne Morris 5/24/2007 9:30:17 AM

WTG Emile, delighted to see your polar bear turn up amongst the finalists, congratulations! #4324321

Lynne Morris 5/24/2007 10:22:21 AM

Yay! This is terrific! Congratulations, Emile! We loved those bears!!! #4324516

Karen Slagle 5/24/2007 11:52:56 AM

Wooo Hooo, Emile. WTG on this fab finalist... #4324775

Terry L. Ellis 5/24/2007 1:30:49 PM

A fantastic finalist, Emile! Huge congratulations! #4325147

Sylvia Rossler 5/24/2007 1:53:21 PM

Sooo happy to see one of your bears made it !!!! Big congrats Emile :O) #4325326

Anita Hogue 5/24/2007 5:45:23 PM

Awesome close up of this polar bear Emile! Congratulations! #4326090

Stan Kwasniowski 5/25/2007 4:36:04 PM

Emile, WOW, Finally, see what goes around comes round, (well something like that), a BIG CONGRATULATIONS on your first finalist, hope you have many more, (have you taken any courses lol) #4330477

Emile Abbott 5/25/2007 6:46:32 PM

THANK YOU ALL MY BP FRIENDS FOR ALL YOUR INSPIRATION, HELP, CRITIQUE AND ENCOURAGEMENT ON MY PHOTOGRAPHY. I WAS SUPRISED TO SAY THE LEAST AND CONGRATULATE ALL THE WINNERS ON THEIR WORKS. WE ARE ALL WINNERS WHEN WE HAVE A COMMUNITY THAT SHARES, INSPIRES, LENDS HELPFUL SUGGESTIONS, TRUELY CRITIQUES AND MAKE EACH AND EVERYONE OF US BECOME BETTER PHOTOGRAPHERS. EMILE #4330778

Ameet B. Agnihotri 5/26/2007 10:53:30 PM

Heartiest Congratulations on your finalist Emile ! #4334620

Emile Abbott 5/27/2007 12:30:47 PM

Thank you Ameet. #4336466

Ronald F. Fischer 5/28/2007 1:20:40 PM

Congratulations on this awesome and well deserved finalist, Emile! I am way behind commenting, but other matters are pressing for attention! #4339804

Hurk (Steve) Hurkett 10/17/2007 11:50:22 AM

Super capture, Emile ... and congrats on this winner .....

...... steve #4940173

Emile Abbott 10/18/2007 12:54:53 PM

Thanks Ron and I can relate to being behind, no problem my friend. Thanks Steve, I will catch up soon. #4945060

Sarah A 11/29/2007 10:44:17 AM

Nice capture Emile, take care. Sarah #5147832

Phyllis A. Houghton 5/23/2012 9:12:40 AM

Perfect exposure and detail. Thanks for the wonderful glimpse into these animals lives. And a rather late congratulations on your finalist! #10147181

Nancy L. Green 1/8/2014 2:13:38 PM

What a WONDERFUL portrait Frank, a real BEAUTY!!! And very belated CONGRATULATIONS on this wonderful finalist, WTG!!! <>< #10940613

Emile Abbott 1/9/2014 11:14:23 AM

Thanks Nancy. #10941079

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Description

Another capture on the tundra and I tried to focus on the snow on the polar bears neck and nose, F/8 1/500 sec, +1exposure, no crop, shot in vertical (portrait) format. Comments appreciated

Uploaded on 4/2/2007 12:25:42 PM


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