Niagara's Majesty in Winter

© Lisa J. Boulden

Niagara's  Majesty in Winter

Lisa J. Boulden level-classic 2/20/2008 2:37:34 PM

'Twas REALLY cold when I snapped this the other day. (About 15 degrees and that freezing mist adds to the chill.) Stayed less than 10 minutes. Next time I visit, I'll have to dress warmer.
If you're ever in the Niagara Falls area in winter, the falls is really a magical spot to shoot. Rainbows are frequent (all seasons) and a coating of thick, white ice from the mist often coats the trees, adding to the beauty.

Thank you all for looking and the wonderful comments this morning!
~♥~Blessings, Lisa

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Lisa J. Boulden level-classic 2/20/2008 2:49:39 PM

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Kristy A. Keene

WOW!!!! What a fantastic Photo~!!!!
2/19/2008 8:29:47 PM

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Nancy (Peaches) Harker

I have always loved your falls photos, and this is no exception, Fantastic capture and love the rainbow!!!
2/19/2008 10:11:26 PM

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Alex T. Mizuno

Very dynamic comp, Lisa! The effect is wonderful and love the color treatment.
2/19/2008 10:40:20 PM

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Stefania Barbier

Spectacular.... WOW Lisa, and that rainbow is just perfect!
2/20/2008 12:18:09 AM

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Tammy Espino

WOW! Stunning!
2/20/2008 6:38:15 AM

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Angie Sidles

WOW, you have it all in this image. Lovely curves, snow, mist, water, rainbow and a gorgoeus sky! Ya can't go wrong here! AWESOME work!
2/20/2008 7:18:53 AM

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Eivor Kuchta

Very majestic, indeed, Lisa! Looks cold to me, but the image is gorgeous. Stay warm!
2/20/2008 8:21:46 AM

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Angela Azzinnaro

What a MAGICAL image Lisa!!!!! WONDERFUL!!!!!
2/20/2008 8:28:56 AM

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Kimi A. Phillips

Gorgeous, Lisa!!! Would love to visit this magical place!
2/20/2008 11:02:05 AM

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Lynne Morris

Wow Lisa, this is absolutely beautiful, what a fantastic capture!
2/20/2008 12:32:18 PM


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David Phalen level-classic 2/20/2008 3:03:09 PM

Magnificent!!! The POV, colors and effects are excellent!!! #5523096

Steven E. Ray 2/20/2008 3:30:01 PM

This is stunning Lisa! I bet it was freezing there by the spray. The way the fence leads the perspective into the rainbow is just perfect. Everything about it is perfect. Great work as always Lisa! #5523248

Paula Kelly 2/20/2008 3:36:11 PM

vERY STUNNING! A GREAT IMAGE lISA.. #5523264

Colette M. Metcalf level-classic 2/20/2008 3:41:07 PM

Gorgeous capture!!! #5523290

Abdullah Al Hussayen 2/20/2008 3:51:56 PM

Spectacular terrible #5523323

Michael Skelton . 2/20/2008 4:02:37 PM

Great photo Lisa. I got to get out to see the falls myself one of these days. Thanks for posting this beautiful photo in the club for everyone to see. #5523356

Eugenio Diaz 2/20/2008 4:51:51 PM

Fantastic winter image...beautiful place, especially this time of the year..Great shoot Lisa!!! #5523498

Michelle Alton level-classic 2/20/2008 5:11:30 PM

Oh my goodness, Lisa. This is the most gorgeous photo I have seen of these falls. They appear completely natural in this frigid setting, and the subtle rainbow just makes it better.
Michelle #5523548

Lisa J. Boulden level-classic 2/20/2008 6:29:31 PM

I want to thank you ALL for such wonderfully uplifting words! Here's another interesting site you'll find by the Falls in winter. Ice-covered spectator's viewers (I don't know what they're really called) -- they resemble faces and are pretty funny-looking.
Stay warm and be safe!
Blessings, Lisa
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Patrick Rouzes level-classic 2/20/2008 6:33:16 PM

WOW, Lisa, this is absolutely incredible!!! Exceptional capture here, my friend!!!
It seems as if everyone ,but me, has been there .

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Dianna Hauf level-classic 2/20/2008 7:22:12 PM

STUPINDOUS, fantabulous, incredibly beautiful winter capture of Niagra, Lisa!!! All I could keep saying was "w-o-w'......

I haven't ever been there either Patrick, we will have to take a road trip and crash at Lisa's place! SHE can take us there!!! The 'hostess with the mostest'!!! ;) #5523998

Lisa J. Boulden level-classic 2/20/2008 8:14:51 PM

Dianna, that sounds GREAT!...We'd have a good time!!!
Honestly, if anyone is in the area, drop me a line and I'll show you around. Always great to have someone to shoot with and share the local sights with!
Thank you, Patrick and Dianna, for such kind and wonderful comments!
♥Smiles, lisa #5524183

Barbara Waldoch level-classic 2/20/2008 9:51:12 PM

It's a beauty, Lisa! #5524408

Susan Weisensel level-classic 2/21/2008 7:48:12 AM

I was at the falls once in the summer and I must say I love the winter images better. This is SO BEAUTIFUL Lisa #5526261

Melissa Gurdus level-classic 2/21/2008 8:31:14 AM

Incredible and beautifully composed scene of the falls with that beautiful rainbow, the ice and snow plus your overall clarity, Lisa!! #5526435

Mitch Spence level-classic 2/21/2008 8:34:12 AM

A beautiful view of the falls and one that people don't often see. Oh, yes, I can feel that cold biting right down on your nose. #5526455

Lisa J. Boulden level-classic 2/21/2008 9:36:06 AM

Thank you, Barbara, Susan, Melissa, and Mitch, for pausing to peek and to take the time to leave such kind words!
~♥~ Blessings, Lisa #5526682

Corinne M. Thompson level-classic 2/21/2008 11:23:36 AM

Thank you for braving the elements to capture this beautiful scene for us! #5527125

Lisa J. Boulden level-classic 2/21/2008 1:02:22 PM

Thanks for the nice comment, Corinne!
~=♥=~Lisa #5527453

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna level-classic 2/21/2008 3:15:02 PM

Awesome and beautiful, Lisa!!!!! ♫ k #5527903

Lisa J. Boulden level-classic 2/21/2008 7:10:15 PM

Thanks a bunch, Kitty!
Smiles, Lisa #5528697

Sandra R. Alvey level-classic 2/21/2008 8:01:40 PM

I was there when I was VERY little. I vaguely remember it, I'd love to go now when I can truly appreciate the beauty of this wonder of the world.

Gorgeous capture Lisa, Just stunning! #5528924

Lisa J. Boulden level-classic 2/22/2008 5:18:21 AM

I hope you get to visit again photograph it someday, Sandi! Thanks for stopping by and leaving such kind words!
~♥~Lisa #5530410

Deb Koskovich 2/22/2008 5:54:12 AM

Amazing, amazing, amazing!! And I love the viewers too! #5530657

Lisa J. Boulden level-classic 2/22/2008 6:47:43 AM

Thank you, thank you, thank you, Deb!
Smiles, Lisa #5531024

anonymous 2/22/2008 10:32:41 AM

Gorgeous capture Lisa! I loved the image of the viewers as well! I'm still smiling! Thanks for sharing! B- #5532027

Lisa J. Boulden level-classic 2/22/2008 8:24:04 PM

Thanks a bunch, Barbara!
Glad you liked the other pic, too... Certainly amused me!
☺ Smiles, Lisa #5536181

Tiia Vissak level-classic 2/23/2008 12:47:24 PM

a great view! #5540459

Kathleen R. Struckle level-classic 2/23/2008 12:53:01 PM

Stunning image Lisa!! Nice capture or the rainbow. #5540475

Lisa J. Boulden level-classic 2/23/2008 7:35:04 PM

Thank you, Tiia and Kathy!
~♥~Lisa #5541826

Jim Baines level-classic 2/24/2008 12:51:43 PM

I love this! Simply awesome piece of work, Lisa!! Exceptional! #5545055

Lisa J. Boulden level-classic 2/25/2008 5:10:43 AM

Thank you, Jim, for your kind comments!
~♥~Lisa #5548310

Kathy L. Clark 2/25/2008 9:07:47 PM

This is really awesome Lisa. I have never seen a winter image of Niagra before. Wonderful. #5552033

Shari Kelly level-classic 2/26/2008 2:14:02 PM

WOW Lisa---BEAUTIFUUUUULLLL!
GREAT JOB GIRL!!! Sharon #5556507

Crystal L. Craig 2/26/2008 10:07:38 PM

Holey Cow Lisa! This is absolutely Stunning! Wow, and double wow. Love the pov, the wonderful colour, simply incredible capture! You done good!!! #5559258

Lisa J. Boulden level-classic 2/27/2008 4:28:44 AM

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Thank you for such wonderful comments, Kathy, Sharon, and Crystal! I'm so glad you stopped by!
~♥~Blessings, Lisa #5560616

Sue Marshall 2/27/2008 12:05:32 PM

Outstanding image Lisa!!!
Love that rainbow!! :-)
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cheryl m. phillips level-classic 2/28/2008 11:20:43 AM

Wowwie Wow Wow Wow!!!
ha ha!
This, well, this one is just amazing!
Just beautiful!!!!
~cheryl
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Terry Cervi level-classic 2/29/2008 5:42:56 AM

Wonderful work capturing the unique beauty of our Falls, Lisa! Gorgeous rainbow too! #5571989

Lisa J. Boulden level-classic 2/29/2008 9:20:36 PM

Thank you for such smile-inducing comments, Sue, Cheryl and Terry! Your visits mean so much!
~♥~Lisa #5575833

Elida Gutierrez 3/22/2008 9:39:28 AM

A Big Congrats in your Finalist!!! #5677054

Colleen Farrell level-classic 3/22/2008 10:36:37 AM

Congratulations on an awesome finalist, Lisa! #5677341

Mitch Spence level-classic 3/22/2008 12:19:33 PM

So happy to see this finalist, Lisa. It's a beauty. #5677963

Michelle Alton level-classic 3/22/2008 12:52:56 PM

Great and gorgeous Finalist Lisa. This one will just keep going!
Michelle #5678124

Sylvia Rossler level-classic 3/22/2008 1:00:28 PM

A big congrats on this superb finalist Lisa :o) #5678172

Jeana Clark 3/22/2008 1:43:51 PM


OUTSTANDING FINALIST!!!
CONGRATULATIONS!!!

~J~ #5678500

A C 3/22/2008 2:13:49 PM

Congrats on your finalist! This is truly stunning. It almost seems like a dream ... but then, I don't know if my dreams are even this beautiful!

Great perspective. Love the composition, leading line, light ... well done! #5678745

Tammy Espino 3/22/2008 2:43:52 PM

Congrats on this one Lisa! I missed it my first look around! Whoooooooooo #5678935

William C. Raco level-classic 3/22/2008 3:20:38 PM

Beautiful work, Lisa
Congratulations #5679138

Bobby Ray Goodman level-classic 3/22/2008 4:15:27 PM

A big congratulations,Lisa!!!! #5679492

Peter Appelbaum level-classic 3/22/2008 4:48:59 PM

Congrats on this great finalist Lisa. Good luck. Peter #5679665

Teresa Norris level-classic 3/22/2008 4:50:57 PM

Lisa, this is a gorgeous capture...majestic and magical! Congratulations on this beautiful and stunning finalist!!! #5679678

Deborah C. Lewinson level-classic 3/22/2008 5:18:18 PM

Awesome capture, Lisa, congratulations on your finalist!

Debby #5679800

Shannon D. Miller level-classic 3/22/2008 5:30:21 PM

CONGRATULATIONS Lisa! This photo is STUNNING! Shannon~ #5679872

Susan Fox level-classic 3/22/2008 5:55:51 PM

A stunning image Lisa! Congratulations on your finalist :-) #5680003

Colette M. Metcalf level-classic 3/22/2008 6:14:38 PM

Congratulations!!! #5680117

Sam Britt level-classic 3/22/2008 6:19:17 PM

Congratulations, Lisa! #5680143

Lee Scott level-classic 3/22/2008 6:42:55 PM

" Great Capture! " #5680262

Nancy (Peaches) Harker level-classic 3/22/2008 7:05:57 PM

whoooooooo hooooooooooo
Big congrats on your beautiful finlaist, best of luck in the next round!! #5680426

Lynn Haack level-classic 3/22/2008 7:30:28 PM

WOW WOW WOW...this is so very beautiful! I can see why it is a finalist! Best wishes for the next round and a HUGE congrats! Lynn #5680524

Cassie L. Woodlee level-classic 3/22/2008 8:36:01 PM

Congratulations, Lisa!!!!!!! #5680736

Teresa A. Burnett level-classic 3/22/2008 11:10:41 PM

Huge congratulations Lisa on this beautiful finalist!! Best of luck in the next round!! #5681073

Evy Johansen level-classic 3/22/2008 11:35:44 PM

Congratulations on your wonderful finalist, Lisa! #5681153

Jeff W. Robinson level-classic 3/23/2008 5:52:57 AM

Congrats Lisa on this Beautiful and well deserved Finalist!! Jeff #5682172

frank w. degenhardt level-classic 3/23/2008 6:30:58 AM

Lisa- Happy Easter to you and yours. What a spectacular and stunning picuture. So beautiful. The rainbow, the clouds, the terrain all so fabulous. Colors, lighting, clarity, details all superb.
Dazzling work.
Have a most wonderful day, take care. #5682420

Susan M. Smith level-classic 3/23/2008 7:03:40 AM

Lisa, how did I not see this before?!? Absolutely breathtaking! Wow, a Winner for sure! Congrats on your Finalist :) #5682640

Debra R. Harder level-classic 3/23/2008 8:00:03 AM

WOW, Lisa! A wonderful CONGRATULATIONS on this AMAZING finalist! Deb #5682822

Cheryl E. Molennor level-classic 3/23/2008 8:17:21 AM

Congratulations on this finalist! #5682913

Laurie Daily level-classic 3/23/2008 9:02:41 AM

WoW...Congratulations on this stunning finalist, Lisa! #5683184

Stefania Barbier level-classic 3/23/2008 12:46:27 PM

huge congrats Lisa!!!! #5684074

Hendrik Storme level-classic 3/23/2008 1:20:50 PM

Big congrats Lisa! #5684241

Sue Marshall level-classic 3/23/2008 1:34:12 PM

Big congratulations Lisa on your beautiful finalist!!! :-)) #5684325

Alex T. Mizuno level-classic 3/23/2008 3:04:39 PM

Congratulations Lisa!! It's a beautiful Finalist!! #5684766

Tiia Vissak level-classic 3/23/2008 3:09:25 PM

congratulations! #5684779

Joerg Schlagheck level-classic 3/23/2008 5:49:56 PM

This is an amazing capture, Lisa. I guess I've missed it until now, sorry!! #5685207

Dianna Murphy level-classic 3/23/2008 8:41:12 PM

Congratulations Lisa!!! #5685697

Lisa J. Boulden level-classic 3/24/2008 10:44:53 AM

I want you ALL to know how much I appreciate your wonderfully encouraging comments! Thank you!
Blessings, Lisa #5688866

Marina Moore level-classic 3/24/2008 11:07:58 AM

Congratulations Lisa!!!! BEAUTIFUL!!! :) #5689032

MELODIE C. ROBERTS level-classic 3/24/2008 2:04:13 PM

WoW
Lisa!!!
This is a Winner for Sure!!
Congratulations #5690041

Janet McNeil level-classic 3/24/2008 5:04:48 PM

Congratulations and good luck in round 2! (love those falls!!!) #5690936

Holly Shao level-classic 3/24/2008 5:50:32 PM

Congratulations on this very beautiful Finalist, Lisa!!

Holly #5691131

Mariann Kovats level-classic 3/24/2008 7:44:59 PM

Congratulation being Finalist, this is awesome, I hope one day I can go there during Winter. #5692119

Michael G. Marshall level-classic 3/25/2008 9:32:05 AM

Congratulations on another finalist Lisa! A beautiful image!
- Michael #5695500

Datha Y. Thompson level-classic 3/25/2008 9:09:11 PM

Congratulations Lisa!!!! WTG :0) #5698926

Donna LaMattino Pagakis level-classic 3/26/2008 11:13:11 AM

Congratulations! I've never seen the falls in this perspective and/or as a winter scene. The rainbow adds a magical touch Lisa!!!

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Bill Knaps 3/28/2008 7:58:53 AM

This is so beautiful Lisa. I think the beauty of your work is unsurpassed by any of us. Bill #5710363

Patricia Ronan 3/29/2008 11:05:36 AM

Congratulations on your gorgeous finalist Lisa:) #5714857

Niels Sandal 4/12/2008 3:28:16 PM

Beautiful! Natures power well presented. #5779614

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Niagara Falls, USA

Exif: F Number: 13, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 10/1250 seconds, Flash: fired, auto mode, return light detected, ISO: 100, White balance: Manual white balance, FocalLength: 18.00 mm, Model: NIKON D80

Uploaded on 2/20/2008 2:29:59 PM

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