Silver and Gold

© Cary Rogers

Silver and Gold

Tiia Vissak 1/14/2008 10:37:47 AM

great tones & effects! #830056

Kay E. Mahoney 1/14/2008 12:19:04 PM

Nice capture, Cary. Love the gold on the black. #5339227

Dianna Hauf 1/14/2008 1:17:12 PM

Absolutely beautiful Cary!!! #5339424

Cary Rogers 1/14/2008 1:55:12 PM

Thank you, Tiia, Kay, and Dianna! I really appreciate you taking the time to leave me your comments! I seemed to have a "fixation" on wild grass this summer... ;-) #5339606

Jeff Robinson 1/14/2008 2:45:54 PM

Terrific color and detail; well done Cary! Jeff #5339831

Cary Rogers 1/15/2008 9:47:03 AM

Thank you, Jeff....I appreciate you stopping by and commenting! #5343897

Deborah C. Lewinson 2/22/2008 2:12:38 PM

Congratulations on your finalist, Cary, for this striking and beautiful image!
-Debby #5532789

Shawn Jennings 2/22/2008 3:31:08 PM

Fantastic image, Cary! Congratulations on your finalist! #5533622

Nancy (Peaches) Harker 2/22/2008 4:06:43 PM

Whooooooooooo Hoooooooooooo
BIG Congrats on your beautiful finalist!!!
Best of luck in the next round!!! #5534081

Dianna Hauf 2/22/2008 4:20:44 PM

Wonderful Cary! Congratulations! #5534219

Janet McNeil 2/22/2008 4:37:25 PM

Congrats and good luck!! #5534339

Cary Rogers 2/22/2008 5:23:11 PM

Thank you, Debby, Shawn, Peaches, and Janet~! I appreciate you stoping by! BIG CONGRATS to ALL this month's FINALISTS!! #5534630

Corinne M. Thompson 2/22/2008 9:34:45 PM

Wonderful, Congrats on your Finalist Cary! #5536543

Tiia Vissak 2/23/2008 4:24:06 AM

Congratulations! #5537647

Patrick Rouzes 2/23/2008 7:35:26 AM

Congratulation on this amazing finalist, Cary!!!!!!!!!!!!!! #5538687

Mitch Spence 2/23/2008 8:25:20 AM

Congratulations to you, Cary. It's a beauty. #5539030

Cary Rogers 2/23/2008 9:28:17 AM

Thank you, Corinne, Tiia, Patrick, and Mitch!! I appreciate your supportive comments! Good Luck to all this month's Finalists! #5539467

Cheryl E. Molennor 2/24/2008 9:13:59 AM

Congratulations!! #5544236

Cary Rogers 2/24/2008 10:21:27 AM

Hi Cheryl, and thank you! CONGRATULATIONS AGAIN to ALL this month's Finalists! #5544528

Janet McNeil 2/26/2008 12:39:17 PM

Way to go Cary!!! Congrats on 2nd place!! Well deserved!!! #5555608

Susan Heath 2/26/2008 1:00:44 PM

Congratulations on this win, Cary! Love this capture - so well deserved! #5555793

Elida Gutierrez 2/26/2008 1:10:49 PM

Congratulations on your Win!!!!

Trophy: #5555929

Corinne M. Thompson 2/26/2008 1:25:32 PM

WTG Cary, Congrats on your win! #5556091

Mike D. Perez 2/26/2008 2:18:41 PM

Congratulations on your great Winner, Cary! #5556554

Colleen Farrell 2/26/2008 2:22:29 PM

Beautiful!! Whatever the treatment was, it's perfect. Big congratulations on your win, Cary! #5556587

Cyn Valentine 2/26/2008 2:39:46 PM

SO beautiful .congratulations Cary for this stunning winner! #5556745

Cary Rogers 2/26/2008 3:20:45 PM

WOW, I feel overwhelmed, stunned, honored, and happy...all at the same time (besides feeling under the weather with some viral infection). Thank you Janet, Susan, Elida, Corinne, Mike, Colleen, and Cyn! :-) And thanks to everyone who has encouraged me with your comments, and inspired me with your work! It's been a long-standing goal of mine to enter a winning BP photo. Congratulations to ALL this months winners! #5557112

Kay E. Mahoney 2/26/2008 3:33:09 PM

Congratulations on your beautiful second place winner, Cary. Hope you get feeling better soon. #5557222

Cary Rogers 2/26/2008 3:58:59 PM

Thank you, Kay! I appreciate all your supportive comments in the past, and have been inspired by your work! [Hopefully, I'll get better--and live to enjoy my BP Premium Gallery! ;-) ] #5557400

Karen Bacon 2/26/2008 4:27:36 PM

A huge congratulations Cary on this great winner! #5557637

Deborah C. Lewinson 2/26/2008 5:21:28 PM

Congratulations, Cary!!!

Elizabeth J. Bernier 2/26/2008 5:46:02 PM

The Gold gets the Gold!!!!Hooray for you Cary...a lovely rendering and well deserved win!!! :) #5558044

Susan M. Hembree 2/26/2008 6:24:35 PM

Congratulations on your 2nd place winner, Cary! #5558284

Dianna Hauf 2/26/2008 6:40:56 PM


Cary Rogers 2/26/2008 8:28:08 PM

Thank you, Karen, Debby, Elizabeth, Susan, and dianna k.... :-) I appreciate all your gracious comments and encouragement! #5558945

Philippe Vieux-Jeanton 2/26/2008 10:34:39 PM

This is PURE! a great tribut to Mother Earth. Congratulations (et respect) Cary. :) #5559344

Tarun Bose 2/26/2008 11:41:41 PM

Big, big congrats Cary for your second prize winner. Namaste. #5559507

Colette M. Metcalf 2/27/2008 3:58:59 AM

Congratulations, Cary!!!! #5560454

Wanda B. Anderson 2/27/2008 7:16:00 AM

Congratulations, Cary! Well deserved! #5561387

Cary Rogers 2/27/2008 9:04:37 AM

Merci Phillipe, namaste Tarun, thank you, Colette, and thank you Wanda~! I appreciate your supportive comments, and have been inspired by your work! #5561927

Eivor Kuchta 2/27/2008 10:58:23 AM

Cary, congratulations on your well deserved second place! Feel better soon! It seems to be a lot of bad colds going around right now. #5562509

Cary Rogers 2/27/2008 4:39:49 PM

Hi Eivor....thank you for your comments! It feels like I've had the same head cold for a few months, now...sometimes it's almost gone, then it comes back with a vengeance! Lots of people around here have told me they've had the same thing. Thank heavens Spring is around the corner! Thanks again, Eivor! #5563864

Lorri Shank 2/27/2008 6:56:17 PM

Congratulations, Cary, on your first win. So exciting. You deserve it!!!!
Yippeeeeeee! Keep up the great work.
Namaste #5564245

Patrick Rouzes 2/27/2008 7:02:00 PM

HEYYYYYYYYYYYY,Cary, CONGRATULATIONS on this amazing winner, my friend!!! WTG!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! #5564266

Joan E. Hoffman 2/27/2008 8:07:35 PM

A well deserved win Cary!! Beautiful rendition, simplicity at its finest! Congratulations! #5564452

Cary Rogers 2/27/2008 8:38:40 PM

Thank you Lorri, Patrick, and Joan! I've appreciated all your supportive comments on my photos, and I've been inspired by seeing your work! namaste #5564541

Cheryl E. Molennor 2/28/2008 6:40:54 AM

And you got the GOLD!!! Congratulations! #5566899

Laurie Daily 2/28/2008 11:37:46 AM

Congratulations to you on this fantastic winner, Cary!!! #5568222

Cary Rogers 2/28/2008 3:05:11 PM

Thank you for stopping by, Cheryl, and Laurie! I appreciate your encouragement and your work~~! #5568889

Donna La Mattino Pagakis 2/28/2008 7:05:39 PM

Gorgeous Cary, excellent light and design!! Congratulations on your win! #5569806

AMALIA Veralli 2/29/2008 6:09:06 AM

Congrats on your 2nd place win. Great image!

Cary Rogers 2/29/2008 8:54:27 AM

Hi Donna, and Amalia! I appreciate your congratulations and comments! Thank you :-) #5572843

Lisa J. Boulden 3/1/2008 11:45:09 PM

Congratulations, Cary, on this fabulous winner!!!
~Lisa #5580287

Cary Rogers 3/2/2008 8:33:10 AM

Hi Lisa....thank you for stopping by and leaving me your gracious remarks! :-) #5581591

Joseph M. Muench 3/6/2008 5:10:14 PM

Fantastic image Cary...well deserved winner!
-Joe #5603452

Cary Rogers 3/6/2008 7:13:33 PM

Hi Joe... Thanks for stopping by and commenting! #5603924

Dominick M. Dimacale 3/14/2008 3:24:37 AM

Congratulations Cary on your win!

Dominick #5640754

Cary Rogers 3/14/2008 9:30:34 AM

Thank you, Dominick! I've always enjoyed seeing your work! #5642357

Aggie Villanueva 6/1/2008 8:34:01 AM

A deserving winner! I was so drawn to your treatment that accentuates this common grass. I love wild grasses, but I only have one decent shot because you must lay on the ground to get it, and around here, that means laying on cacti! Anyway, congratulations on this beauty. #6004397

Cary Rogers 6/1/2008 10:44:09 AM

Thank you, Aggie! Wild grasses often catch my eye, when I am out shooting other things, and in certain light conditions I feel compelled to try and capture what I "see." The location where I took this photo has all sorts of low-growing cacti....among the yucca, wild grasses and tiny wildflowers. The other day, I was out there shooting some wildflower macros, and had to pull quite a few cactus needles out of my hand, butt, and leg. ;-) Thanks again, Aggie! #6004836

Shannon O. 6/23/2008 2:52:56 PM

Very good work and congratulations on placing! Such a simple, common thing, yet very impressive. #6098294

Cary Rogers 6/23/2008 3:19:04 PM

Thank you, Shannon! I appreciate you taking the time to leave me your comments! :-) #6098386

John R. Koepfer 3/12/2017 4:55:37 AM

Such a gorgeous shot Cary, Congratulations on all the well deserved awards!!! #11570887

Cary Rogers 3/12/2017 11:17:41 AM

Thank you, John! I appreciate your gracious comments! #11570961

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Artistic treatment on a wild grass accentuate the light falling on the seed heads, and the golden color of the stalks and leaves.

Exif: F Number: 8, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 10/1000 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 64, White balance: Manual white balance, FocalLength: 27.50 mm, Model: DSC-H1

Uploaded on 1/14/2008 10:18:14 AM All Time Best Photo Contest Editor's Pick Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner

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