Home Again

Vladan D. Djordjevic 5/3/2008 7:04:57 AM

Terrific photo! Love the composition, tones, color, reflection, lighting. #913928

Renata Gusciora 5/3/2008 7:08:11 AM

Just wonderful scene,tones,feel..,great,Judy! #5877495

Melissa Gurdus 5/3/2008 7:10:37 AM

Fantastic scene of this beautiful bird and tree reflected in the pond with fantastic warm lighting!! Terrific contrast of that bluish building in the background, Judy!! #5877504

Deb Koskovich 5/3/2008 7:10:51 AM

Judy, Judy...you're gonna make me cry again. This is amazing. #5877506

Linda D. Lester 5/3/2008 7:19:47 AM

WOW!!!!!!! I hope you print this and have it hanging on the wall soon!

Just beautiful...it brings you in and you don't want to leave!!!! #5877548

Dianna Hauf 5/3/2008 7:39:09 AM

(Ditto Linda!)

Amazing capture Judy and so incredibly beautiful........ #5877622

Bill Knaps 5/3/2008 7:51:22 AM

What a most beautiful capture Judy. Bill #5877685

JO ANN CLEVELAND 5/3/2008 8:16:47 AM

A winner for sure!!

I told you when I saw it at your house when you were editing it!

Now this is in her back yard, nice place to wake up, huh?

jo ann c. #5877772

Dominick M. Dimacale 5/3/2008 12:10:33 PM

This is beautiful, Judy.


Dominick #5878477

Robyn A. Terrell 5/3/2008 1:04:09 PM

Lovely...
Robyn #5878624

Amber J. Skene 5/3/2008 1:53:49 PM

Just gorgeous!!! #5878787

Linda Blair 5/3/2008 3:59:46 PM

So peaceful feeling...a beautiful place to return to!!!!!!☺ #5879074

BILLY R. PARKER 5/3/2008 4:42:56 PM

BEAUTIFUL COM., COLOR AND TONES JUDY !! BILLY #5879239

Cathy Barrows 5/3/2008 5:23:23 PM

stunning...can you tie this guy up until I get there #5879361

Colleen Farrell 5/3/2008 6:43:19 PM

Wow, beautiful, Judy! Do you live on a lake? It looks like paradise! #5879640

Shirley A. Kinney 5/3/2008 7:04:53 PM

Awesome, Judy. What a wonderful view. I am coming for sure one day. #5879701

Judy V. Kennamer 5/3/2008 7:11:33 PM

Thanks everyone! I really appreciate your feedback! Cathy - I'll talk to him and ask him to wait for you - he lives here - so I suspect he'll be around when you get here. Colleen - yes, I live on Lake Guntersville in North Alabama - 69,000 acres of the best birding and bass fishing around! Shirley - come on over - and bring Kelly too! #5879720

Howard A. Wimpee 5/3/2008 11:19:13 PM

Rub it in!!! Beautiful!!!! #5880242

Cliff & Patti Smith 5/4/2008 8:03:04 AM

Judy this is GORGEOUS! I betcha we will see this one again) #5881877

Ken Smith 5/4/2008 7:28:52 PM

Lucky you! Beautiful scene, Judy! A winner, I'm sure! #5884136

Kathy L. Clark 5/4/2008 8:54:19 PM

Oh Judy this is absolutely glorious. Wow what a place to live. #5884325

Amy Jackson 5/5/2008 4:50:56 AM

What a beautiful image, Judy!! Well done!! #5885306

Shawn Jennings 5/5/2008 9:15:36 AM

There's no place like home - especially yours! Beautiful work, Judy! #5886089

Shelly A. Van Camp 5/5/2008 2:21:39 PM

Wow...so beautiful and peaceful! I would love to come there too! #5887116

Nancy W. Black 5/6/2008 4:18:37 AM

Breathtaking! That's all I can say Judy. Absolutely breathtaking. #5889818

Darren K. Fisher 5/7/2008 5:01:01 AM

Judy this is gorgeous. Wonderful job. #5894475

Carol McCants 5/8/2008 2:57:03 PM

This is drop dead gorgeous....bet it is a bit winner! #5901507

William C. Raco 5/8/2008 8:01:46 PM

Fantastic exposure, composition and capture
Beautiful work, Judy! #5902468

Daniel L. Boyd 5/24/2008 2:51:05 PM

This is simply incredibly good. Love it. #5972484

Ruth Robbins 5/30/2008 10:32:38 PM

What an amazing shot. The color are wonderful. #5999791

Cesar J. La Rosa 6/4/2008 10:41:38 PM

BEAUTIFUL photograph, Judy!!! Excellent colors and wonderful composition. Great work!!!
Cesar #6020595

Shawn Jennings 6/19/2008 8:55:31 AM

WTG Judy! Congratulations on your finalist! #6078310

JO ANN CLEVELAND 6/19/2008 9:19:54 AM

Congrats on all 5 finalist girl!

jo ann c. #6078581

The Judges at BetterPhoto.com 6/19/2008 9:37:22 AM

Beautiful moment! #6078783

Linda D. Lester 6/19/2008 10:15:15 AM

Way to go!!!!!! I knew this would be back! Good luck in the next round! #6079272

Melissa Gurdus 6/19/2008 10:20:18 AM

Congratulations on your wonderful finalist, Judy!!! This is a stunning image!! #6079340

Jennifer L. Alder 6/19/2008 10:35:36 AM

A BIG WOW!!!! Congrats on this amazing finalist, Judy! :) #6079524

Nadya Johnson 6/19/2008 11:15:00 AM

Another beauty, Judy! Congratulations on this gorgeous finalist! #6079934

Tiia Vissak 6/19/2008 11:21:45 AM

Congratulations! #6079999

Elida Gutierrez 6/19/2008 11:22:42 AM

Congratulations for your Finalist!!! #6080006

Peter Appelbaum 6/19/2008 3:50:02 PM

Awesome capture Judy. Congrats. Peter #6081238

Eivor Kuchta 6/19/2008 3:56:10 PM

Congratulations on your wonderful finalist, Judy! #6081272

Debra R. Harder 6/19/2008 8:20:44 PM

WOW, Judy!! You're work is so inspiring. Congratulations on another BEAUTIFUL finalist!! Deb #6082489

Michelle Alton 6/20/2008 2:48:14 AM

Magnificent finalist, Judy. #6083436

David Phalen 6/20/2008 4:04:55 AM

BIG Congrats on a stunning Finalist!! #6083722

Jessica Jenney 6/20/2008 8:03:55 AM

Congratulations, Judy on all your gorgeous finalists!!!!!! WOW! #6084760

Erica Murphy 6/20/2008 10:00:56 AM

Beautiful scene Judy! Congratulations! #6085319

Murry Grigsby 6/20/2008 12:23:28 PM

Great backyard and win Judy! What an outstanding image and idyllic mood you've created. Congratulations!! #6085727

Jennifer L. Alder 6/20/2008 12:32:06 PM

Congrats on this amazing first place win! :) #6085776

Tiia Vissak 6/20/2008 12:38:59 PM

Congratulations! #6085836

Nadya Johnson 6/20/2008 12:59:46 PM

Congratulations on your 1st Place Win! #6086050

Ruth Robbins 6/20/2008 1:04:06 PM

A very well deserved first place! #6086092

Jessica Jenney 6/20/2008 1:09:15 PM

Congratulatiosn, Judy on your stunning win! #6086142

Linda D. Lester 6/20/2008 1:12:21 PM

WTG!!!!!!!!!!! I knew this one was a winner!! Congratulations on all your wonderful gold medals!!! #6086167

Mike Umbreit 6/20/2008 1:22:16 PM

Judy - Congratulations on your win!! - Mike #6086227

Steve M. Harrington 6/20/2008 1:39:14 PM

Richly deserved winner, Judy! Good on you.
Steve #6086317

Peter K. Burian 6/20/2008 1:42:22 PM

Judy: This is a fabulous photo.

It's the kind of thing people usually achieve with Photoshop.

But to see a real photo is wondefult.

Congratulations, Peter #6086344

Jeana Clark 6/20/2008 1:54:28 PM


Congrats Judy on yet another fine winner!!!!!
WELL DONE!!!

~J~ #6086410

Colleen Farrell 6/20/2008 2:04:49 PM

I love this image--huge congratulations on your first place win, Judy! #6086466

Flavio Carnevale 6/20/2008 2:54:44 PM

A great image. Congratulations.
Flavio #6086658

Joannie M. Bertucci 6/20/2008 3:00:28 PM

A beautiful 1st place win Judy! #6086690

Susan Fox 6/20/2008 4:07:43 PM

Congratulations on your winner! #6086908

Bob Cournoyer 6/20/2008 4:23:14 PM

Congrats, Judy, on your win!! #6086971

Claudia Kuhn 6/20/2008 4:26:33 PM

Wonderful Judy, big congrats! #6086979

Deb Koskovich 6/20/2008 4:39:34 PM

What a wonderful first place winner, Judy! #6087012

Karen Slagle 6/20/2008 4:41:11 PM

Fantastic winnin image, Judy. #6087019

Amanda Cass 6/20/2008 4:43:15 PM

Beautiful colour tones and so peaceful I love it!! #6087029

Sam Britt 6/20/2008 4:43:48 PM

Congratulations on this winner, Judy! #6087033

Nancy W. Black 6/20/2008 4:55:37 PM

Congratulations Judy! I had a feeling when I first saw this one that it was a winner. Wonderfully done. #6087091

Daniella Puente 6/20/2008 4:55:52 PM

CONGRATS on this fascinating image Judy, this makes a SUPERB winner +++++ #6087096

Judy V. Kennamer 6/20/2008 4:59:41 PM

Thanks so much everyone! This one is really special to me! #6087120

Vladan D. Djordjevic 6/20/2008 5:32:49 PM

Congratulations on your fantastic winner, Judy!

I am glad that I wrote the first comment! :) #6087193

Jill Flynn 6/20/2008 6:46:50 PM

Peaceful and so beautiful. Congratulations on your First Place win Judy! #6087474

Elida Gutierrez 6/20/2008 7:48:53 PM

CONGRATULATIONS!!!
The Golden Cup
A Special Trophy for
"The May Winners" #6087682

Tammy Espino 6/20/2008 8:18:07 PM

Congrats on a gorgeous win!! :) #6087877

Shelly A. Van Camp 6/20/2008 8:31:50 PM

Congrats.....on all your wins!! #6087932

Corinne M. Thompson 6/20/2008 9:42:40 PM

Awesome image Judy, big oongrats on your win! #6088067

Evy Johansen 6/20/2008 10:35:45 PM

Big congratulations on your beautiful win, Judy!! #6088160

Carol Teal 6/20/2008 11:11:16 PM

One of my favs Judy! A BIG congrats on this well-deserved win! Also, congrats on your tow 2nd place winners too! #6088219

Renata Gusciora 6/20/2008 11:54:06 PM

Congratulations on this beautiful winner,Judy!!! #6088277

Tarun Bose 6/21/2008 12:49:47 AM

Big congrats Judy, for your excellent first prize winner. #6088435

Colette M. Metcalf 6/21/2008 2:48:40 AM

CONGRATULATIONS to you Judy on this BEAUTIFUL first place winner!!!! #6088640

Les Rhoades 6/21/2008 3:26:12 AM

Congratulations on your winning photo!
Congratulations!
#6088723

Jeff W. Robinson 6/21/2008 3:40:46 AM

Congrats Judy on your 1st Place Win!! Jeff #6088787

Marcie A. Fowler 6/21/2008 5:11:48 AM

A big congrats on this beautiful first place win Judy. With a backyard like this I see why you love it. #6089115

Michael G. Marshall 6/21/2008 5:36:36 AM

Congratulations on your beautiful winning image Judy! Michael #6089251

Jo Vollstedt 6/21/2008 6:23:43 AM

Outstanding image, congrats on your win! #6089464

Judy A. Lawhon 6/21/2008 6:30:03 AM

Beautiful first place win, Judy...congratulations!! #6089498

Mary Beth Aiello 6/21/2008 6:52:29 AM

Judy -- Congratulations on this beautiful winner. It's absolutely beautiful. #6089618

Bill Knaps 6/21/2008 7:17:41 AM

Congrats on the well deserved Win on this beautiful capture. Bill #6089736

JO ANN CLEVELAND 6/21/2008 7:28:46 AM

Congratulations Judy! Three Gold and 2 Finalist! Way to go!

jo ann c. #6089783

Terry L. Ellis 6/21/2008 7:35:59 AM

An excellent First Place win, Judy! Congratultaions! #6089821

Stephanie Frey 6/21/2008 2:15:40 PM

Wow! I can't believe I missed this. Congrats on your gorgeous win! #6090872

Gail Vitikacs 6/21/2008 3:11:55 PM

So exciting!!! CONGRATULATIONS on this awesome image! #6091000

Derek D. Dafoe 6/22/2008 6:26:07 AM

Huge Congrats on this terrific first place WIN Judy!!! #6092650

Jeetendera Kalia 6/22/2008 7:58:32 AM

Congrats Judy:-) #6092922

Donna LaMattino Pagakis 6/22/2008 8:22:47 AM

You have an amazing backyard Judy, outstanding work!!! Congratulations! #6092984

Donna LaMattino Pagakis 6/22/2008 8:25:44 AM

You have an amazing backyard Judy, outstanding work!!! Congratulations! #6092994

Irene Colling 6/22/2008 9:20:33 AM

This was taken from your back yard?? That is some back yard. Wow how lucky you are.

Outstanding image with wonderful serene painted effects. Excellent work.
#6093164

Judy V. Kennamer 6/22/2008 9:23:39 AM

Thanks everyone! Yes - this was taken from my pier in my backyard - looking toward my neighbor's boathouse. I live on the shore of beautiful Lake Guntersville in North Alabama -- Sweet Home Alabama! Come on over and shoot with me! :o) #6093171

Datha Y. Thompson 6/22/2008 9:30:01 PM

CONGRATULATIONS Judy!! This is Gorgeous!!! I'll be right over (I wish) :0) #6095016

Laurie Daily 6/23/2008 3:55:16 AM

Congratulations on your beautiful first place winner, Judy...I would never want to leave this place!

#6095806

David Phalen 6/23/2008 5:12:43 AM

HUGE Congratulations on a Beautiful First Place Winner!!!!! #6096096

Dr Silly 6/23/2008 6:14:21 AM

Congratulations Judy, on this beautiful 1st place win. :O) #6096382

Toni C. 6/23/2008 1:02:15 PM

Absolutely love this. Great concept, colors, comp everything! Congratulations on your win! #6098021

Erica Murphy 6/23/2008 4:35:49 PM

Lovely winner Judy!! Congratulations. #6098654

Sheila Pittman 6/23/2008 5:25:37 PM

Judy I knew this would be a winner...teach me....Congratulations... #6098811

Judy V. Kennamer 6/23/2008 5:32:05 PM

Thanks so much everyone! Sheila - come on over! #6098828

Jacqualyn A. Volker 6/23/2008 8:48:23 PM

Absolutely Beautiful!! Congratulations on your 1st Place win Judy! #6099347

Wally Orlowsky 6/24/2008 5:26:17 AM

Congratulations on this dreamy winner, Judy! #6100522

"emmanuel ""nolax""" N. Montemar 6/24/2008 3:23:02 PM

this is so beautiful, Judy! congrats on the win! well deserved! #6102500

Kathy L. Clark 6/24/2008 8:05:43 PM

And a beautiful loving place it is Judy. A big congrats on your gorgeous winner. #6103254

Mitzie Loland 6/25/2008 12:31:21 AM

Congratulations on your winner Judy!! #6103900

Kathleen R. Struckle 6/25/2008 9:02:00 PM

Congrats on your gorgeous win!! #6107582

Kathleen M. Rinker 6/27/2008 3:15:13 PM

Huge congrats on your win Judy!! #6114726

Dominick M. Dimacale 7/6/2008 3:22:52 PM

Congratulations Judy on your Win.


Dominick #6146725

Ulysses A. Villamin 7/6/2008 4:53:41 PM

Congratulations!!! #6147033

Howard A. Wimpee 7/7/2008 8:18:44 AM

Congratulations, This was my new #1 faverate as soon as I saw it!!!!!! #6149698

Holly Hitchcock 7/12/2008 10:38:52 AM

How gorgeous is this, Judy?? WOW!!!It takes my breath away!! Congrats! #6171504

Roger Fry 7/14/2008 4:43:49 PM

What a back yard ! The positioning of the Heron is spot on !

Rog #6179705

Rosemary Sampson 7/21/2008 5:25:04 AM

Fabulous photo. Congratulations on a well deserved win. Your gallery is very impressive. #6204358

Ron Sowers 8/28/2008 2:03:04 PM

wow, that is awesome. I could actually spend all day putting 'wow' comments on every one of your photos. I don't know how you get those dreamy soft perfect tones, but you have quite the talent for sure. Outstanding work!!!! #6381707

Lisa J. Boulden 4/17/2009 1:52:23 PM

AMAZING!!!
WOW!!!!
Such a beauty, Judy!
~lisa #7414885

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As this beautiful Heron hurries to his roost and his family, it reminds me of how wonderful home is!

This was taken from my backyard - I'm always happy to hurry back here.....



Exif: F Number: 4, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/20 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 320, White balance: Manual white balance, FocalLength: 32.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 30D

Uploaded on 5/3/2008 7:01:32 AM


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