Cheryle J. Himes 12/29/2007 1:39:51 AM

Josseph, very nice work; love the mood; great composion and color.
Cheryle #816929

Lynne Morris 12/29/2007 1:41:51 AM

This is beautiful Joseph, a great moody shot! #5263555

Kate Jackson 12/29/2007 1:47:48 AM

Fantastic capture Joseph. Wonderful mist and beautiful patches of green. What a wonderful moment you have captured! #5263568

Joseph N. DiGilio 12/29/2007 1:59:51 AM

Thank you Cheryle, Lynne & Kate for your kind words, comments & observations. I appreciate them very much. #5263579

Michelle Alton 12/29/2007 11:06:38 AM

Beautiful image, Joe. Well worth climbing out of bed to get this one. A classic!
Michelle #5264831

Joseph N. DiGilio 12/29/2007 12:34:09 PM

Thankx for your response, Michelle. This was a special morning. I was up before the sun, alone, with a map, compass & camera in a place I had never been. This image and some others I treasure, were my prise. Simple but special. I love days like that. "Life is not measured by the number of breaths we take, but by the moments that take our breath away."

Tiia Vissak 12/29/2007 1:10:07 PM

Wow! A great catch! #5265241

Joseph N. DiGilio 12/29/2007 1:15:29 PM

Thank you, Tiia. Glad you like it. #5265260

Stefania Barbier 12/29/2007 6:31:58 PM

oh my how gorgeous... spectacular Joe! #5266233

Donna La Mattino Pagakis 12/29/2007 7:16:56 PM

This is a definite favorite for me, WOW. I love the scene. The colors and mood are spectacular. Best of luck, I hope you win! #5266400

Joseph N. DiGilio 12/29/2007 7:29:42 PM

Thanks so much for your kind responses, observations & good wishes Stefania & Donna. I appreciate your encouragement and feedback very much. #5266435

Rhonda Burger 1/1/2008 6:12:12 AM

This is great Joe. Love the mood. How fortunate you were to get to capture this. Rhonda #5275881

Joseph N. DiGilio 1/1/2008 7:01:56 AM

Thankx, Rhonda. Glad you like it. #5276060

Suzanne M. McAndrew 1/9/2008 2:50:11 AM

I love this image, Joseph! The birches on the right coming in add so much "movement" to the scene. Beautiful lighting and subdued colors. Wonderful work!! #5312910

Joseph N. DiGilio 1/9/2008 1:57:27 PM

Thank you so much for your thoughtful response, compliment & observations Suzanne. This is one of those places I am determined to return to some day. #5315858

Michelle Alton 1/24/2008 6:37:32 PM

Whoa...I just saw this for the first time. What a fantastic piece of artistry, Joe. Looks like an impressionist painting. You're on par with Monet now!
Michelle #5389184

Joseph N. DiGilio 1/24/2008 7:12:03 PM

But of course mon a mi. I'm glad you like it, Michelle. #5389259

Philippe Vieux-Jeanton 1/25/2008 10:19:09 AM

Wow! This is great.. Congrats for your finnal and hope to see you again monday!! #5392661

Dominick M. Dimacale 1/25/2008 10:24:56 AM

Was I right with this, Joseph, great to see this on the finals, and good luck next round.

Dominick #5392715

Stefania Barbier 1/25/2008 11:14:26 AM

spectacular Joe, congratulations!!!!! #5393262

Danielle Fuller 1/25/2008 11:42:11 AM

Congrats Joseph! Well done! #5393590

Suzanne M. McAndrew 1/25/2008 12:11:37 PM

Knew this was awesome! Congrats, Joseph! #5393892

Laurie Daily 1/25/2008 2:34:40 PM

Congratulations on this beautiful finalist, Joseph! #5394988

Linda D. Lester 1/25/2008 2:38:09 PM

I loved you saying! Congratulations on this beauty! #5395010

Patricia Ronan 1/25/2008 3:44:43 PM

Congratulations Joseph,on this gorgeous image, well done and good luck in the next round:) #5395467

Michelle Alton 1/25/2008 5:15:32 PM

Joe, I just realized that I had already marvelled at this one before I commented again this morning. But it's OK because I REALly Like this one, and I also had a chance to read your brilliant response to my first comment. You're better than Confucious!...well...almost as good, anyway!
Michelle #5396031

Joseph N. DiGilio 1/25/2008 5:35:00 PM

Thanks to you all for your kind words & good wishes. I am delighted one of my images made the finals. I must tell you all that Dominick predicted this would minutes after I posted it but his original comment became lost/corrupted.
Now I'm going to pour myself a cold drink. Salute to you all! #5396170

Barbara Waldoch 1/25/2008 6:59:45 PM

Congratulations on this fantastic finalist, Joseph! #5396593

Joseph N. DiGilio 1/26/2008 3:05:27 PM

Thank you very much, Barbara.
Congratulations to you for your second place winner. It is a great shot. #5400736

Donna La Mattino Pagakis 1/26/2008 6:00:53 PM

Right on Joseph, this is so deserving of an award. A huge congratulations on this beautiful finalist win!!! #5401396

Roger Fry 1/26/2008 9:09:12 PM

Beautiful! Deserved Finalist! #5402059

Joseph N. DiGilio 1/27/2008 6:36:14 AM

Thankx, Donna & Roger. I appreciate your kind words very much. #5402601

June Marie Sobrito 1/27/2008 9:23:54 AM

This is outstanding...congrats! #5403425

Joseph N. DiGilio 1/27/2008 10:00:12 AM

Nice of you to comment, June Marie. Thanks very much. I enjoyed my visit to your gallery. #5403557

Irene Colling 2/4/2008 6:47:22 PM

Congratulations Joseph on an outstanding photograph. The colors are amazing. The captured the scene so well that I can feel the sense of awe you must have experienced when you witnessed the sight. #5444413

Joseph N. DiGilio 2/4/2008 7:00:38 PM

Thank you very much Irene. I can tell you are well aquainted with that special feeling. I feel closest to God when I am with nature an my sences fill with all that is around me. Yesterday was one of those mornings when my breath was taken away. Take a look at what I posted today. #5444458

Songbird Cline 3/1/2008 9:57:09 AM

wow! awesome! love it! #5578115

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Early one beautiful Vermont spring morning in May 2006, I was fortunate to capture this mist as it rolled out from the shore onto Lefferts Pond.

Exif: F Number: 14, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 10/500 seconds, Flash: did not fire., ISO: 400, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 200.00 mm, Model: NIKON D200

Uploaded on 12/29/2007 1:37:10 AM

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Camera: Nikon D200 Digital SLR Camera Photo Contest Finalist

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