Solitary

Sherri L. Regalbuto 8/12/2004 9:53:18 AM

Deborah, beautiful photo. I love the color, great emotion in this shot. #157489

Jennifer Rennison 8/12/2004 10:00:37 AM

Beautiful colors and silhouette, Deborah! #703190

Isabel L 8/12/2004 10:17:28 AM

lovely capture! I really like the moment that you captured this. #703228

Cathy Gregor 8/12/2004 10:22:20 AM

This is gorgeous, Deborah! I love the tone and reflections.
-cathy #703235

Pamela K 8/12/2004 10:24:44 AM

Great silouette shot! I love the colors and the action in this shot. The long reflection is great!

Pam #703242

Deborah Sandidge 8/12/2004 10:29:15 AM

Thank you for commenting, Sherri, Jennifer, Isabel, Cathy and Pamela! Glad you enjoyed this pelican in flight, there was just enough sun and the water was nice. We just haven't had enough evenings like this lately! #703254

Michael Khoury 8/12/2004 10:42:32 AM

Superb, Deborah! #703281

Dale Ann Cubbage 8/12/2004 10:49:49 AM

I'm running out of original accolades for your wonderful photographs!! This is so beautiful! Love it! #703293

Kelly Abernathy 8/12/2004 11:21:37 AM

You do photos like this so well Deborah! Just gorgeous - and I really like the vertical comp on this! Beautiful -K #703370

Marcie A. Fowler 8/12/2004 11:33:54 AM

Perfect timing on your part Deborah. Simply gorgeous image!! #703388

Stephen Zacker 8/12/2004 12:06:03 PM

Great capture. Beautiful colors and reflection! #703484

Larry Lawhead 8/12/2004 12:40:15 PM

This is outstanding, Deborah!! I love the colors of the water, set off nicely by the pure silhouette of the bird!!

Larry

#703636

Heather L. Jacks 8/12/2004 12:59:11 PM

Hello Deborah. Another beauty...love the color. #703711

Deborah Sandidge 8/12/2004 1:09:47 PM

Thanks so much for your comments, I appreciate it! (Poor little pelican, I should have named it Fleeing from Hurricane Charley!) #703750

Carol Brill 8/12/2004 1:45:53 PM

You are so talented at capturing these single expressive moments, Deborah, the simplicity of composition and tonal quality is outstanding here! #703827

Cindy Paquette 8/12/2004 1:47:28 PM

Outstanding photo Deborah! You are superb at doing this. I don't quite know what else to say..you are that good!!! #703834

Shirley L. Carpenter 8/12/2004 1:48:33 PM

Excellent image and composition Deborah!! #703836

Deborah Sandidge 8/12/2004 2:01:15 PM

Thank you Carol, Cindy and Shirley, you are so thoughtful and I appreciate your kind comments! #703879

Anette Linnea Rasmussen 8/12/2004 2:19:21 PM

WOW! Very beautiful, Deborah! Love the shot!

Best wishes
Linnea #703917

Deborah Sandidge 8/12/2004 3:18:08 PM

Thank you Linnea! :o) #704017

Terry R. Hatfield 8/12/2004 3:28:37 PM

Tack Sharp And Excellent Placement Deb The Color Is Awesome Too:-) #704035

Kathleen Clemons 8/12/2004 3:35:48 PM

Another incredible silhouette, Deborah! #704043

Colette M. Metcalf 8/12/2004 5:35:06 PM

Wonderful, Deborah!!! #704195

William C. Raco 8/12/2004 7:11:35 PM

Remarkable, Deborah!
Beautiful reflection, color and lighting.
Outstanding capture of the bird.

bill #704375

Deborah Sandidge 8/12/2004 7:19:36 PM

Thank you very much,Terry, Kathleen, Colette and Bill! #704382

Dolores Neilson 8/12/2004 8:00:56 PM

Deborah...this rocks! I mean flies! So well done! What makes this strong for me is your use of vertical format...the framing is wonderful!! #704405

Deborah Sandidge 8/12/2004 8:21:18 PM

Wow, thank you Dolores! I appreciate your comments. Lucky shot for me, they fly fast! :o) #704436

Mette Vendelboe Allison 8/13/2004 7:05:54 AM

Simple and beautiful, Deb! #705439

Deborah Sandidge 8/13/2004 7:20:26 AM

Thanks so much, Mette! #705468

Janet Detota 8/13/2004 8:29:04 AM

Outstanding!! #705581

Deborah Sandidge 8/13/2004 12:09:33 PM

Thanks Janet! :o) #705955

Cindy Cone 8/13/2004 3:10:17 PM

Beautiful image, Deb! #706321

Deborah Sandidge 8/14/2004 7:13:37 AM

Thanks so much, Cindy! #708250

Debra Booth 9/13/2004 5:33:14 PM

Congratulations on another beautiful Finalist, Deborah! #774559

Jim Kinnunen 9/13/2004 9:03:46 PM

Congrats Deborah!!! #776253

Jennifer Rennison 9/13/2004 9:32:53 PM

Congratulations, Deborah! #776380

Kelly Abernathy 9/14/2004 3:59:58 AM

Congratulations ! -K #777119

Deborah Sandidge 9/14/2004 6:49:04 AM

Thank you for your warm congrats, much appreciated!! #777992

Donna J. Taff 9/14/2004 7:09:28 AM

Congratulation's, Deborah!!!!! #778085

Terry R. Hatfield 9/14/2004 4:13:52 PM

Congrats Again Deb! Your Doing Great This Month Good Luck Down The Line:-) #780207

Deborah Sandidge 9/14/2004 5:31:39 PM

Thank you Donna and Terry!! #780482

Robin L. Wehrman 9/14/2004 5:34:06 PM

Congratulations again Deborah!!! Robin #780497

Dale Ann Cubbage 9/14/2004 8:44:34 PM

Many congrats and best wishes!

da #781104

Deborah Sandidge 9/14/2004 9:17:27 PM

Thanks so much Robin and Dale Ann~~ #781182

Dan J. Holm 9/15/2004 1:26:23 AM

congratulations, Deborah! A well deserved WIN!! #781502

Bob Cammarata 9/15/2004 1:27:03 AM

Many Congrats Deb!!
Great image!!
Bob #781504

Stan J. Contrades 9/15/2004 1:42:45 AM

Fabulous, Deborah! CONGRATULATIONS on a beautiful win!
Aloha,
Stan #781538

Darren K. Fisher 9/15/2004 3:15:43 AM

Congrats on your WIN Deborah. #781661

Donna L. Cuic 9/15/2004 3:18:18 AM

Gorgeous Deborah. Congrats on your win. #781671

Tom Andersen 9/15/2004 3:34:14 AM

Congratulations on your win... a real beauty! #781708

Deborah C. Lewinson 9/15/2004 3:58:34 AM

Hearty congratulations on your beautiful win, Deb!!! #781797

Wally Orlowsky 9/15/2004 4:28:59 AM

Congratulations, Deborah. All of your sunset silhouetted birds are winners in my book. #781881

Janet Detota 9/15/2004 5:03:29 AM

Way to go, Deborah!!! Congratulations!! #781971

Marie Fields 9/15/2004 5:10:12 AM

Congratulations on this awesome winner, Deborah!!! #781992

Jonna Bergström 9/15/2004 6:03:02 AM

Congratulations, Deborah! #782155

Janice Forrest 9/15/2004 6:15:41 AM

Congratulations! #782200

Charlene Bayerle 9/15/2004 6:27:26 AM

Congratulations Deborah!!!!!! #782233

Karen Engelbreth 9/15/2004 6:29:41 AM

Congratulations Deborah! #782244

Ixchel Ripp 9/15/2004 7:07:01 AM

Congrats on another winner! Great capture.

Ixchel #782385

Deborah Sandidge 9/15/2004 7:58:50 AM

Thank you so much for the warm congrats and very kind words!! I deeply appreciate it! :0) #782565

Susan T. Evans 9/15/2004 8:46:40 AM

Congrats Deb on your second place win, terrific image!!! #782702

Jennifer Rennison 9/15/2004 8:59:49 AM

Congratulations on your win, Deborah! #782755

Terry R. Hatfield 9/15/2004 10:34:13 AM

Congratulations To You Deb On Your 2nd Place Win:-) #782999

William C. Raco 9/15/2004 11:58:37 AM

Wonderful work, Deborah!!
A beautiful photo.
Congratulations!

bill #783139

Marilyn K. Lincecum 9/15/2004 12:26:55 PM

Congratulations on your win, Deborah!
Great work. #783209

Kathleen Clemons 9/15/2004 12:48:37 PM

Congrats again, Deborah! #783257

Ellen Peach 9/15/2004 3:29:24 PM

Congratulations, Deborah!!! #783591

Cindy Cone 9/15/2004 4:20:44 PM

Congratulations on your well-deserved win, Deborah! #783689

Debra Booth 9/15/2004 6:00:17 PM

Congratulations, Deborah!! #783830

Donna J. Taff 9/15/2004 6:05:26 PM

Congratulation's, Deborah!!!!!!! #783848

Diane Addonizio 9/15/2004 7:29:40 PM

Congratulations!! #784018

Deborah Sandidge 9/15/2004 8:00:16 PM

Thanks so much for your kind words and warm congrats! You all are great! :0) #784055

Nancy Grace Chen 9/15/2004 11:08:18 PM

You are the master of bird silhouette pics, Deborah! Congratulations!

Nancy #784220

Kelly Abernathy 9/16/2004 9:13:17 AM

Another beauty! Congrats on your second place win Deborah! -K #785079

Mette Vendelboe Allison 9/16/2004 12:22:09 PM

Congrats, Deborah! #785530

Deborah Sandidge 9/16/2004 7:50:11 PM

Thank you Nancy, K and Mette -- I appreciate your congrats!! #786156

Pu Chen 9/17/2004 2:39:09 PM

Congratulations, Deborah! #787640

Colette M. Metcalf 9/18/2004 4:51:41 AM

Congratulations, Deborah!!! #788711

Stephen Zacker 9/18/2004 7:17:52 AM

Congratulations Deborah. The quality of the water, and the reflection are awesome! #789043

Colette M. Metcalf 9/19/2004 3:24:37 AM

Congrats again, Deborah!!! #790413

Peggy Wolff 10/4/2004 12:32:19 PM

Congrats Deborah! Sorry this is so belated, my AOL has been down for the past few weeks. #821799

Sheila D. Robertson 12/3/2009 12:30:24 PM

Congratulations on the win. Your silhouettes are just beautiful. #8188543

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Description

Lone pelican enjoys flight in the last rays of the sun, f11, 1/250, 70-200mm @ 200mm.

Uploaded on 8/12/2004 9:39:58 AM

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Camera: Nikon D100 Digital SLR Camera

BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner


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