© Lynn Haack


Jennifer Lee Collett 2/10/2008 10:03:27 AM

Beautiful!! #851594

Mike Clime 2/10/2008 11:24:19 AM

Beautiful composition and lighting, Lynn! #5474103

Matt Quaid 2/10/2008 12:46:03 PM

very nice shot Lynn, looks wonderful #5474442

Donna L. Palmlund 2/10/2008 1:15:40 PM

This is beautiful! #5474518

Judi Morrissey 2/10/2008 1:30:17 PM

Lovely shot, Lynn! #5474562

Susan Weisensel 2/10/2008 3:38:40 PM

Wonderful color and clarity, really beautiful. #5474894

Summer A. Kozisek 2/10/2008 3:44:48 PM

Lovely silhouette Lynn, the composition and colors are gorgeous! #5474919

Sanjay KH 2/11/2008 3:27:05 AM

Nice Shot #5476870

Lynn Haack 2/11/2008 10:23:34 AM

Jennifer, Mike, Matt, Donna, Judi, Susan, Summer and Sanjay....thank you so much for your wonderful comments....it is very much appreciated. Have a wonderful day! Lynn #5478931

Evy Johansen 2/11/2008 8:59:15 PM

Very beautiful image, Lynn!! Wonderful light and color!! #5481518

Karen Bacon 2/14/2008 10:25:08 AM

Lovely composition Lynn!It really conveys that feeling of stillness just as the sun rises. #5495133

Lynn Haack 2/14/2008 2:39:08 PM

Evy and Karen...thank you so much for your wonderful comments....your galleries are an inspiration to me! Lynn #5495982

Phil Stith 2/16/2008 8:26:01 AM

My favorite of this series, Lynn. Beautiful work!!! #5502572

Lynn Haack 2/19/2008 3:10:01 PM

Phil, thank you very much for taking the time to comment...it is very much appreciated! You have a very creative gallery of beautiful photos. Lynn #5517546

Dianna Murphy 2/21/2008 12:56:30 PM

Very peaceful, thoughtful and beautiful! #5527430

Mitch Spence 2/22/2008 9:28:56 AM

A lovely group of studies you've been doing with the lake and the heron, Lynn. #5531771

Nancy (Peaches) Harker 2/22/2008 11:53:12 AM

Fantastic job with the rendering lighting Lynn, fantastic color, comp as well!!! Really beautiful!!! #5532282

Lynn Haack 2/22/2008 12:53:22 PM

Dianna, Mitch and Peches...thank you all so much for your kind commnets. I enjoyed my tour through your galleries very much! Lynn #5532477

Dennis Walton 2/23/2008 4:40:11 PM

It was worth WAITING. I love silhouette shots like this one. It is beautiful. #5541178

Nick Lagos 2/24/2008 2:06:56 AM

This is a lovely series Lynn...congratss #5542611

Lynn Haack 2/24/2008 7:20:01 AM

Dennis and Nick...thank you so much for your encouraging comments. Both of your galleries are very inpsiring. Lynn #5543575

Kathleen Rinker 2/24/2008 1:09:33 PM

Very beautiful, love the color and the silouette!!! #5545128

Kate Jackson 2/25/2008 8:16:35 AM

Another beautiful Heron Lynn! I especially like the soft grasses in the foreground on this one! #5549153

Lynn Haack 2/27/2008 5:28:44 PM

Kathleen and Kate...thanks for stopping by and giving me such wonderful compliments! I truly appreciate your opinions and your kindness. I enjoyed your inspiring galleries very much...Lynn #5564033

Donna La Mattino Pagakis 3/2/2008 9:36:18 PM

I really love this heron capture Lynn!!!! A winning image, so cool!!! Good luck!!! #5584190

Lynn Haack 3/8/2008 6:29:28 AM

Donna, thank you so much! You have some great new additions to your inspiring gallery....Lynn #5611086

Chua Wee Boo 3/9/2008 7:58:51 AM

Very beautiful silhouette image,Lynn!Love the gorgeous colours! #5615626

Lynn Haack 3/19/2008 1:17:38 PM

Chua....many thanks for your kind comments. I enjoyed my stroll through your beautiful and inspiring gallery! Lynn #5664224

Colleen Farrell 3/22/2008 10:58:05 AM

Fabulous! Big congratulations on this finalist, Lynn! #5677453

Mitch Spence 3/22/2008 11:34:56 AM

Congratulations to you, Lynn! #5677666

Margaret R. Barry 3/22/2008 11:51:58 AM

Congratulations on your fantastic finalist, Lynn! #5677784

Tammy Espino 3/22/2008 1:01:02 PM

Congrats on the finalist, whoooooooooooooooo I love this series of your bird! #5678178

Sylvia Rossler 3/22/2008 1:08:47 PM

A big congrats on this awesome finalist Lynn :O) #5678240

Jeana Clark 3/22/2008 2:19:33 PM


~J~ #5678792

Barbara Waldoch 3/22/2008 3:58:53 PM

Congratulations on this beautiful finalist, Lynn! #5679371

Susan Fox 3/22/2008 6:04:40 PM

Congratulations on your wonderful finalist Lynn! #5680061

Sam Britt 3/22/2008 6:41:02 PM

Congratulations, Lynn! #5680255

Lisa J. Boulden 3/22/2008 6:47:04 PM

Love this, Lynn!
~lisa #5680277

Evy Johansen 3/22/2008 11:55:31 PM

Congratulations on this beautiful finalist, Lynn!! #5681206

Colette M. Metcalf 3/23/2008 3:54:07 AM

Congratulations!!! #5681596

Arlene Krassner 3/23/2008 5:09:08 AM

Hey Lynn, Congratulations. #5682006

Robert Baer 3/23/2008 6:41:34 AM

just beautiful! congratulations! #5682496

Cassie L. Woodlee 3/23/2008 6:50:46 AM

CONGRATULATIONS!!!!!!!!!!!! #5682561

Susan M. Campbell 3/23/2008 7:58:27 AM

Way to go Lynn...congrats!! #5682818

Karen Bacon 3/23/2008 8:01:50 AM

Congrats on this wonderful finalist Lynn! #5682831

Cheryl E. Molennor 3/23/2008 8:28:48 AM

Congratulations on this great finalist! #5682987

Stefania Barbier 3/23/2008 1:14:46 PM

HUGE congrats Lynn!!! #5684208

Patrick Rouzes 3/23/2008 4:31:54 PM

HEYYYYYYYY ,Lynn!!!!!!!!! CONGRATULATIONS on this incredible finalist!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! #5684974

Eivor Kuchta 3/23/2008 6:01:44 PM

Congratulations on your well deserved finalist! I love your heron images! #5685242

Tiia Vissak 3/24/2008 4:07:29 AM

Congratulations! #5686607

Susan Weisensel 3/24/2008 1:20:33 PM

Super image Lynn, Congrats on your finalist. Good luck. #5689796

john dunne 3/24/2008 2:25:29 PM

Fantastic. This one is a winner. #5690115

Nancy (Peaches) Harker 3/24/2008 3:02:11 PM

Big Congrats on your finalist Lynn, best of luck in the next round!!! #5690304

Janet McNeil 3/24/2008 5:13:41 PM

So lovely - no surprise here!! Congratulations! #5690986

Janet McNeil 3/24/2008 6:01:37 PM

No sooner than I wrote the above and the winners came out - Congratulations!! #5691181

Margaret R. Barry 3/24/2008 6:04:09 PM

Congratulations on your fantastic win, Lynn! #5691197

Larry L. Redmon 3/24/2008 6:04:36 PM

Congratulations, Lynn! #5691203

Patrick Rouzes 3/24/2008 6:11:36 PM

A HUGE CONGRATULATIONS on this PHENOMENAL WIN, Lynn!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! #5691290

Nikki McDonald 3/24/2008 6:12:32 PM

Truly a beautiful and deserved win, Lynn. Congratulations. #5691302

Susan Fox 3/24/2008 6:16:15 PM

Congratulations on your win Lynn! #5691359

Cassie L. Woodlee 3/24/2008 6:44:43 PM

WTG CONGRATS on your win, Lynn!!!!!!!! #5691623

anonymous 3/24/2008 6:47:53 PM

Congratulations Lynn on your beautiful win! B- #5691651

Tammy Espino 3/24/2008 6:52:56 PM

Congrats on the win girl! :) #5691712

Nancy (Peaches) Harker 3/24/2008 7:03:20 PM

BIG Congrats on your win!!! #5691810

Sam Britt 3/24/2008 7:08:30 PM

Congratulations on this winner, Lynn! #5691854

Donna La Mattino Pagakis 3/24/2008 7:58:51 PM

I'm delighted to see this in the winner's circle, a huge congratulations!!! Excellent work Lynn!!! #5692224

Cyn Valentine 3/24/2008 8:17:29 PM

Beautiful winner Lynn..big congratulations!! #5692338

Elida Gutierrez 3/24/2008 9:07:14 PM


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For all the Winners.

Eivor Kuchta 3/24/2008 9:13:58 PM

Yeaaah, a winner!!! Big congratulations!! #5692598

Cindy Bendush 3/24/2008 9:26:23 PM

Congratulations on this stunning winner Lynn! WTG!!! #5692687

Evy Johansen 3/24/2008 10:20:32 PM

Big congratulations on your wonderful win, Lynn!! #5692923

Sylvia Rossler 3/24/2008 10:42:05 PM

A big congrats on your win Lynn :O) #5693002

Stefania Barbier 3/24/2008 11:56:59 PM

HUGE congrats Lynn for your spectacular win!!!! #5693098

Tiia Vissak 3/25/2008 12:22:14 AM

congratulations on your winner! #5693150

Stephen Zacker 3/25/2008 3:29:49 AM

Congratulations #5693684

Arlene Krassner 3/25/2008 5:03:00 AM

Congratulations on your win Lynne. #5694164

Cheryl E. Molennor 3/25/2008 6:55:26 AM

Congratulations! #5694730

Susan Weisensel 3/25/2008 7:21:47 AM

Super congrats to you Lynn on this outstanding image. WTG. #5694860

Susie Peek-Swint 3/25/2008 9:03:12 AM

Many congrats Lynn ~ a well-deserved winner this is stunning! #5695289

Michael G. Marshall 3/25/2008 9:18:31 AM

Congratulations on your winner Lynn! It's a beautiful image! Michael #5695395

Dominick M. Dimacale 3/25/2008 10:56:08 AM

Congratulations Lynn, on your Win.

Dominick #5695984

Becky J. Parkinson 3/25/2008 11:13:37 AM

Congratulations - this is just beautiful! #5696078

Terry L. Ellis 3/25/2008 11:25:49 AM

Congratulations, Lynn! A gorgeous Second Place win! #5696127

Dianna Murphy 3/25/2008 3:14:56 PM

Gorgeous Lynn, WTG!!! #5697151

Maria Zammit 3/25/2008 9:43:22 PM

Congratulations on this beautiful winner Lynn! #5699014

Graeme yew Chow 3/26/2008 12:38:11 AM

Fantastic image and congratulation to you , Lynn. #5699406

Marcel Eni 3/26/2008 9:43:10 AM

Outstanding silhouette and composition - very peaceful ! Congratulations, Lynn ! #5701273

Ron Roberts 3/26/2008 4:07:52 PM


Mike D. Perez 3/26/2008 5:41:26 PM

Congratulations on you beautiful Winner, Lynn! #5702929

Patricia Ronan 3/27/2008 8:09:56 AM

Congratulations on your win Lynn, beautiful image:) #5705710

Colette M. Metcalf 3/27/2008 12:26:08 PM

Congratulations to you, Lynn!!!! #5706524

Lynn Haack 3/29/2008 12:12:36 PM

Many thanks to all of you for your wonderful comments and kind support. I am honored! Lynn #5715085

Nick Lagos 3/30/2008 4:27:53 PM

Big congrats to you Lynn..a lovely image from an excellent series....a well deserved win #5720397

RC Fritz 6/14/2008 3:01:30 PM

Excellent work here, Lynn!! Big Congratulations on your WIN!! #6060437

Lynn Haack 9/14/2008 7:18:31 PM

Many thanks to all who commented on this photo. Your kind support and encouragement is very much appreciated! Lynn #6454899

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Canon Powershot S3-PS applied
Photo of a Great Blue Heron on a dock at our cabin on Lost Lake in northern WI. Early morning sunrise provided this silhouette lighting. Slight crop, sharpening, contrast, light rendering spotlight, brightness, curves, color sat, cloning and gaussian blur applied. Had fun with this! Entered into Animals.

Exif: F Number: 3.5, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/640 seconds, Flash: reserved, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 39.10 mm, Model: Canon PowerShot S3 IS

Uploaded on 2/10/2008 7:44:55 AM

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