Great Egret Dance

© Don Holland

Great Egret Dance

Iva Villi 7/10/2007 1:39:15 AM

Don, this is just great! :o) #688333

Jennifer L. Alder 7/10/2007 2:02:17 AM

Brilliant timing, Don--- WHAT a fantastic image! :) #4491126

Brett Dolsen 7/10/2007 2:19:34 AM

An incredible capture of the Egret.
Brett #4491144

Paul G Slate 7/10/2007 2:28:20 AM

wonderful shot Don! great action pic! #4491165

Joannie Bertucci 7/10/2007 2:49:28 AM

Outstanding piece of work Don! #4491232

Shirley Sicurello 7/10/2007 4:18:50 AM

Wonderful timing in this image. I never tire of photos of these magnificient, graceful birds. #4491452

Jeff Robinson 7/10/2007 4:26:56 AM

Outstanding capture of this Egret Don!! Jeff #4491499

Lynne Morris 7/10/2007 5:04:16 AM

Awesome capture Don, perfect timing! #4491736

Manuel Barrera 7/10/2007 6:26:20 AM

This is one of the best images, I have seen. #4492069

Mike D. Perez 7/10/2007 3:42:34 PM

Great clarity and timing on this image, Don! Beautiful! #4493591

Don Holland 7/10/2007 4:00:27 PM

Iva, Jennifer, Brett, Paul, Joannie, Shirley, Jeff, Lynne, Manuel and Mike, thanks for all the kind and generous words. #4493625

Cheryl E. Molennor 7/11/2007 6:58:46 AM

AWESOME!! #4496423

Don Holland 7/11/2007 9:00:22 PM

Thanks, Cheryl. #4498747

Raymond Pauly 7/13/2007 12:29:41 AM

Fantastic capture and great pose, Don! Beautiful composition! #4502862

Don Holland 7/14/2007 8:21:01 PM

Raymond, thanks for the kind words. #4509151

Dot K. 7/15/2007 8:08:46 PM

Wow! This one is an amazing work of art, excellent image! #4512300

Don Holland 7/17/2007 9:01:42 PM

Dot, thanks very much. #4520527

Jaclyn Klassen 7/19/2007 4:10:09 PM

Wow, this is absolutely outstanding! I love this! #4528285

Don Holland 7/19/2007 4:21:44 PM

Jackie, thanks for the kind words. #4528304

Rene M. Hales 8/5/2007 4:48:39 AM

This is just so beautiful. Wonderful moment in the dance.--Rene #4603216

Wes Gubitz 9/17/2007 6:12:59 PM

Just looking through your gallery and this one caught my eye!
Great capture! #4804648

Don Holland 9/17/2007 7:11:00 PM

Rene and Wes, thanks for the kind words and encouragement. This is my favorite. #4804843

Vikram Jamwal 10/6/2007 1:38:50 PM

What a lovely capture! #4890588

Shelly A. Van Camp 10/8/2007 6:50:11 AM

Beautiful bird and capture! #4897523

Lisa J. Boulden 10/11/2007 6:43:36 AM

Simply magnificent!!!
What an uplifting image!
--Lisa #4911651

Linda L. Ruiz 10/12/2007 1:51:14 PM

This is so so so good. Love it. fav for me #4917361

Don Holland 10/14/2007 7:47:26 PM

Vikram, Shelly, Lisa and Linda, thanks very much for the kind words. #4926178

Jennifer L. Alder 11/26/2007 5:31:58 PM

Congrats, Don, on this SUPERB finalist
:) #5129389

Raymond Pauly 11/26/2007 5:58:29 PM

Not surprised to see this one as a finalist, Don! Congratulations! #5129786

Lisa J. Boulden 11/26/2007 6:32:49 PM

Looks like a winner to me, Don!
Really a wonderfully deserved finalist!
--lisa #5130434

Lynn Haack 11/26/2007 7:21:49 PM

EXCELLENT capture....wonderfully executed. The lighting and clarity is outstanding. Perfect timing!! A BIG congrats for this inspiring finalist! Lynn #5131166

Kay E. Mahoney 11/26/2007 7:59:30 PM

Congratulations on your finalist. #5131721

Deborah C. Lewinson 11/26/2007 8:58:16 PM

Stunning capture, Don, congratulations on your finalist!
-Debby #5132297

Barbara Waldoch 11/27/2007 1:48:30 AM

Congratulations again, Don! #5133183

Philippe Vieux-Jeanton 11/27/2007 8:14:11 PM

Pure N.G. cover! Big congratulations Don!! #5139458

Don Holland 11/27/2007 8:18:09 PM

Jennifer, Raymond, Lisa, Lynn, Kay, Deborah, Barbara and Philippe, thanks very much for all the kind words. #5139476

Maria Zammit 11/27/2007 8:22:51 PM

Awesome capture. Well deserved win Don! #5139498

Su Sana E. P 11/27/2007 8:38:21 PM

Huge Congratulations on this Great Winner, Don!! #5139557

Melissa Hintz 11/27/2007 8:42:03 PM

Absolutely awesome photo!! Congratulations on your 1st place win! #5139584

Debbie E. Payne 11/27/2007 9:25:54 PM

What a beautiful work of art, Don! Congratulations on your win. #5139809

Lisa J. Boulden 11/27/2007 10:20:04 PM

WOOooHOOOooo, Don!!!
Congrats on this 1st Place Win!!!

Evy Johansen 11/27/2007 10:28:16 PM

So well deserved!! Big congratulations on your beautiful win, Don!! #5140122

Mary K. Robison 11/28/2007 1:09:31 AM

Such an elegant capture!
Congratulations on your well-earned First Place Winner, Don! #5140543

Cindy Cone 11/28/2007 4:40:11 AM

Many congrats on this elegant egret, Don! #5141181

Autum Rhoades 11/28/2007 4:49:58 AM

Brilliant work, Don! This is awesome! Congrats on your win! #5141240

Corinne M. Thompson 11/28/2007 5:33:35 AM

Your great capture of this egret danced you right to gold...Congrats! #5141536

Monika Sapek 11/28/2007 10:07:38 AM

Beautiful capture of this graceful bird! Many congratulations on you First Place Win, Don!

Milan Banik 11/28/2007 10:15:24 AM

excellent shot .congratulations. #5143019

Cheryl E. Molennor 11/28/2007 6:10:09 PM

Yayyy Don! I'm so happy for y Congratulations!ou! #5144714

Don Holland 11/28/2007 8:34:25 PM

Maria, Susana, Melissa, Debbie, Lisa, Evy, Mary, Cindy, Autum, Corinne, Monika, Milan, Cheryl, thanks to all of you for the generous and encouraging words. #5145222

Sherrye Nozaki 11/29/2007 12:09:24 AM

Wow, what a great image! Beautiful:) #5145608

RC Fritz 11/29/2007 10:27:36 AM

Fantastic capture! Well deserved winner! Big congrats! #5147809

Sharon F. Morris 11/30/2007 6:37:25 AM

Congrats on this Win!! Beautiful capture really love it. :-) #5151160

Patricia Fritsche 11/30/2007 12:48:45 PM

What style and grace you captured and those legs...yes a very magnificient presentation.!! Patricia #5152504

Don Holland 11/30/2007 6:26:49 PM

Sherrye, RC, Sharon and Patricia, many thanks for the wonderful comments. #5153682

Donna LaMattino Pagakis 12/1/2007 2:03:05 PM

Congratulations on your win Don, excellent work!! Great timing, lighting and details! #5156968

Mary Clarke 12/1/2007 3:17:31 PM

Congratulations on this winner Don #5157194

Mary Clarke 12/1/2007 3:17:49 PM

Congratulations on this winner Don #5157195

Nick Lagos 12/2/2007 4:44:46 AM

Magnificent image Don...well deserved winner...congrats #5158676

Bill Houghton 12/4/2007 1:59:05 AM

This is a beautiful photo Don. Wonderful work. Congratulations on a job well done. I hope you have a great day. Bill

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Don Holland 12/4/2007 8:17:37 PM

Donna, Mary, Nick and Bill, I appreciate your kind and generous words. #5170600

Ariel Lepor 12/6/2007 5:49:09 PM

Amazing work on this rare capture, Don! :) #5177089

Don Holland 12/8/2007 6:00:56 PM

Ariel, thanks for the kind words. #5184991

Manuel Barrera 3/27/2009 6:23:04 AM

awesome #7339505

Bill Houghton 8/15/2010 3:28:16 AM

Don, this is a great shot of the egret. Wonderful job capturing it. Thanks for your comment on my finalist. Have a great weekend, Bill

If you have time, check out my website:
Bill Houghton Photography


Liz blahh 8/16/2010 9:55:37 PM

Beautifully captured! Love the lighting and composition. Congratulations! #8841903

Bill Houghton 12/20/2010 4:20:33 AM

Beautiful shot Don. Congratulations on your win. Thanks for your comment on my Muscovy Duck.

If you have time, check out my website:
Bill Houghton Photography


Graeme yew Chow 1/20/2011 5:36:42 PM

Thank you for your comments, I alway enjoy your works being seen in IR too, Don. Hope if I go to US then we can photograhy together. #9181843

Bill Houghton 10/6/2011 4:29:24 PM

Don, this is an amazing shot. All of the great aspects of this shot are there. This is a beautiful winner.

If you have time, check out my website:
Bill Houghton Photography


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Exif: F Number: 5, Exposure Bias Value: +0, Exposure Time: 1/2000, Flash: flash did not fire, ISO: 400, White Balance: auto white balance, Focal Length: 600mm, Camera Model: Canon EOS-1D Mark III

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