Rosette Spoonbills

© Bill Wyatt

Rosette Spoonbills

Melissa G. Meiselman 2/23/2008 4:08:24 PM

Bill, I loved this the first time I saw it and love this now with your delicate lighting, bokeh, the gracefulness of the flying birds!!! #861595

Ronald F. Fischer 2/23/2008 5:07:11 PM

WOW, spectacular capture, Bill! #5541277

Andrea Gutierrez 2/23/2008 5:43:07 PM

Love the clarity.I really wonder how you did that still. #5541389

Patrick Rouzes 2/23/2008 5:48:28 PM

WOE,WOE,WOE!!! Phenomenal lighting, detail, colors, b/g & clarity here, Bill!!! Amazing work on this, my friend!!! #5541403

Reynaldo D. Reyes 2/23/2008 6:44:21 PM

Wow Bill, the composition, exquisite colors and translucence of the wings ane the wonderful bokeh are jaw-dropping gorgeous! #5541633

Dianna Murphy 2/23/2008 8:41:06 PM

Wow Bill this is really great. Love it. #5541986

Danielle Fuller 2/23/2008 9:14:55 PM

Bill, Love the tones, light, and bokeh in this! Wonderful job!!!! #5542137

Su Sana E. P 2/23/2008 10:52:50 PM

I loved it at first time and still do. Excellent capture and resubmit, Bill!! #5542333

Margaret R. Barry 2/24/2008 1:23:53 AM

I also loved this the first time and still do, Bill. The clarity, lighting, color and comp. are perfection! #5542520

Manuel Barrera 2/24/2008 3:47:14 AM

There was nothing wrong with the first one so this is just as great! I have a theory there are more people who need glasses but will not admit it;) #5542785

Ray Thoms 2/24/2008 4:41:15 AM

This is great Bill....beautiful colour light and detail. Well done!!!! #5542993

Deb Koskovich 2/24/2008 6:14:48 AM

Just beautiful -- love the water sparkles! #5543305

Nadya Johnson 2/24/2008 7:33:21 AM

One of my all time favorites, Bill! Absolute perfection! Manuel is probably right about the glasses... ! #5543640

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna 2/24/2008 7:36:32 AM

ARGGGGGGG I don't remember seeing it the first time!!!!! I'm slipping!!!! BIG TIME!!!! Never mind that! I LOVE it now that I have seen it!!!!! It's totally and sensationally incredible, Bill!!!!!!! ♫ k #5543659

Carol Sawyer 2/24/2008 8:32:02 AM

Gorgeous capture, colors and detail, Bill! #5544013

Lynne S. Fried 2/24/2008 9:13:47 AM

This is a very beautiful photo - great job. Lynne #5544235

Brett Dolsen 2/24/2008 12:09:11 PM

I too loved this the first time I saw it!!Beautifull colours,clarity and awesome composition of this inflight capture.
Brett #5544864

Claudia Kuhn 2/24/2008 12:26:35 PM

I just love this one Bill! The lighting, bokeh and colors are just prefect!! #5544940

Elida Gutierrez 2/24/2008 12:35:58 PM

Beautiful!!!!!!!! #5544982

Karen Engelbreth 2/24/2008 12:39:34 PM

Great timing - wonderful capture, Bill! #5545000

Nadine A. Lewis 2/24/2008 2:47:03 PM

WOW!!! LOVE the light shining through their wings and fantastic dof...LOVE the bokeh!!!! <>< #5545461

Kathy Reeves 2/25/2008 3:55:25 AM

Gorgeous !!!!! The lighting and details are extraordinary!! #5547854

Beverly A. Wright 2/25/2008 11:05:28 AM

They're so in sync, they look like they
are giving us a show!! They're beautiful
and the light glistening on the water
is inviting me to come swim!!
Excellent capture Bill!! #5549728

Stephen Zacker 2/26/2008 9:20:37 AM

Fantastic capture and backlighting. #5554792

Barbara Waldoch 2/26/2008 2:25:40 PM

They are so beautiful, love the colours, Bill! #5556625

Colette M. Metcalf 2/27/2008 4:29:22 AM

Gorgeous capture, Bill!!! #5560621

Susan Fox 2/27/2008 5:24:39 PM

I actually got chills when I open this one Bill! If this doesn't win then I will go down to BP in person and complain :-)

This is a truly stunning image!!!! The haromoy of the birds, the lighting, the detail and the bokeh are all perfect.

Adding it to my favs :-) #5564019

Alexandra Hankova 2/29/2008 2:56:26 PM

Brilliant! I love this image - everything about it: the colours, the bokeh, the way the birds divide the picture in the middle... Amazingly done! #5574209

Jean-Pierre Ducondi 3/1/2008 7:54:21 AM

Amazing colors - Beautiful.
JP #5577715

William Johnson 3/3/2008 1:08:06 PM

Amazing in action capture Bill. Terrific detail and colour. Bill J. #5587490

Colleen Farrell 3/3/2008 8:51:10 PM

Wow! What glorious detail and color, Bill! I love the specular highlights in the background, too. #5589055

Jennifer L. Alder 3/9/2008 11:30:41 AM

I missed this one before but WOW is it a stunner! Gorgeous color and dof, Bill
:) #5616586

Lisa A. Car 3/11/2008 4:01:38 PM

WOW this is sooooo amazing!!!! great shot!! #5629032

Lisa J. Boulden 3/12/2008 8:50:27 AM

Spectacular color and lighting!
GORGEOUS!!!
~Lisa #5632724

Melissa Papaj 3/21/2008 7:38:56 PM

Congrats on your finalist! #5674903

Elida Gutierrez 3/22/2008 9:31:20 AM

A Big Congrats in your Finalist!!! #5676996

Colleen Farrell 3/22/2008 10:18:41 AM

WTG, Bill! This definitely deserves a finalist or GOLD! Big congrats! #5677257

Margaret R. Barry 3/22/2008 11:29:30 AM

Congratulations on your wonderful finalist, Bill! #5677638

Su Sana E. P 3/22/2008 12:10:41 PM

Yes!!!!!!! Huge Congratulations on this outstanding Finalist, Bill!! Now go grab the Gold. You deserve it. #5677929

Michelle Alton 3/22/2008 12:31:48 PM

Fantastic finalist! SO DESERVING!
Congratulations.
Michelle #5678013

Karen Engelbreth 3/22/2008 12:44:28 PM

Congratulations Bill! #5678081

Amalia Sylvia Arriaga Salinas 3/22/2008 12:52:59 PM

Big Congratulations Bill!,
Amalia #5678125

Sylvia Rossler 3/22/2008 1:06:52 PM

Another big congrats on this awesome finalist Bill :o) #5678225

Lynne Morris 3/22/2008 2:44:10 PM

Beautiful finalist Bill, huge congratulations! #5678937

Robert R. Goodman 3/22/2008 3:38:02 PM

A big congratulations,Bill.WTG!!!!My friend. #5679230

Barbara Waldoch 3/22/2008 3:39:30 PM

Congratulations on this beautiful finalist, Bill! #5679241

Linda D. Lester 3/22/2008 4:09:39 PM

This is a beauty...I hope to see it again! :) #5679457

Judy V. Kennamer 3/22/2008 4:38:10 PM

Congrats on this beautiful Finalist Bill!! Great job! #5679604

Susan Fox 3/22/2008 4:39:34 PM

You know I love this image :-) I'm glad to see it make finalist. Congratulations Bill! #5679614

Brett Dolsen 3/22/2008 4:48:31 PM

Congratulations Bill!!Fantastic result and good luck.
Brett #5679663

Colette M. Metcalf 3/22/2008 5:23:58 PM

Congratulations to you Bill!!! #5679839

Sam Britt 3/22/2008 6:00:46 PM

Congratulations, Bill. Terrific finalist! #5680039

Cassie L. Woodlee 3/22/2008 8:17:27 PM

Awesome finalist, Congratulations Bill!!! #5680678

Denny E. Barnes 3/22/2008 9:47:56 PM

Congratulations on this excellent finalist, Bill!!!
Denny #5680950

Teresa A. Burnett 3/22/2008 10:24:33 PM

Huge congratulations on this awesome finalist Bill!! Best of luck in the next round!! #5681005

Evy Johansen 3/22/2008 11:33:46 PM

Big congratulations on this beautiful finalist, Bill!! #5681147

ALLEN O. HOWARD 3/23/2008 6:38:44 AM

Well deserved! It's a beaty Bill!!!!! #5682476

Cheryl E. Molennor 3/23/2008 8:04:42 AM

LOVE IT!! Congratulations! #5682851

Laurie Daily 3/23/2008 8:42:13 AM

Congratulations on this fabulous finalist, Bill! #5683070

Mitch Spence 3/23/2008 9:04:51 AM

Congratulations, Bill, on your finalist for this beautifully lit and captured scene. #5683193

Tiia Vissak 3/23/2008 12:15:18 PM

congratulations! #5683955

"emmanuel ""nolax""" N. Montemar 3/23/2008 11:32:31 PM

Congratulations on this AMAZING finalist, Bill! #5685940

Gail Vitikacs 3/24/2008 6:28:08 AM

Big Coongratulations Bill! #5687397

Reynaldo D. Reyes 3/24/2008 6:58:20 AM

Well done Bill, Congrats! #5687540

Nadya Johnson 3/24/2008 11:14:53 AM

I thought I left congrats already -- ?? Don't see it here. So, again a HUGE congratulations on your awesome finalist! #5689083

Stephen Zacker 3/24/2008 12:19:28 PM

Super lighting and capture. Congrats! #5689495

Datha Y. Thompson 3/24/2008 1:00:07 PM

Congratulations Bill!! Amazing Capture!! :0) #5689695

Manuel Barrera 3/24/2008 2:31:25 PM

Congratulations, Bill #5690145

Joan Powell 3/24/2008 2:54:38 PM

Congrats on this amazing capture ! #5690260

Kathy L. Clark 3/24/2008 9:22:39 PM

Congrats Bill on a truly gorgeous finalist. #5692660

Kathy Reeves 3/25/2008 3:42:30 AM

Congratulations Bill on an outstanding finalist! #5693749

eileen bedford 3/28/2008 2:11:54 PM

Congratulations Bill, fantastic capture... #5711658

Dianna Murphy 10/20/2008 7:44:29 AM

Hi Bill
Very deserving finalist with amazing light, true color and you gotta love the bokeh! #6626611

Reynaldo D. Reyes 10/20/2008 12:49:19 PM

Fantastic finalist Bill, Congrats! #6628090

Kerry Hill 10/20/2008 12:56:20 PM

Congratulations on this beautiful capture, Bill! #6628119

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*Resubmit*
I made some slight changes to the original post.

Exif: F Number: 5.6, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/2500 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 200, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 400.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 40D

Uploaded on 2/23/2008 3:34:47 PM

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Camera: Canon EOS 40D Digital SLR


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