Surreal Mystery Morning

© Kevin N. McNeal

Surreal Mystery Morning

Keith Bozeman 6/4/2008 7:28:25 PM

Incredible light Kevin. Excellent as usual. #935537

Dawn M. Schneider 6/4/2008 8:37:00 PM

Wonderful patience and creation!! I applaud your ability to be patient when you know you will get the right shot!! This is a winner in my book. Great job! #6020302

Cheryle J. Himes 6/4/2008 11:30:57 PM

Beautiful image, and your patience was rewarded ... nice work. #6020654

Ellen L. Zaslaw 6/5/2008 12:32:50 AM

Pretty #6020796

Michelle Alton 6/5/2008 2:35:56 AM

Outstanding! Could be Windows BG! #6020995

Brett Dolsen 6/5/2008 2:44:22 AM

A really beautifull capture and a winner in my book!!
Brett #6021012

Martie Last 6/5/2008 6:26:58 AM

I think this is, quite possibly, the most beautiful photo I have ever seen! I don't usually ask this question, but here goes ... Did you do much photoshop work on this? Whether yes or no, this is sheer perfection. #6021618

Eli Boschetto 6/5/2008 4:34:27 PM

Amazing capture, Kevin! #6023571

Tamera Phillips 6/20/2008 8:05:59 PM

I need to head east of the mountains! This is just beautiful. I hope we see it as a winner as it should be. #6087797

Marisol Pastor 6/26/2008 3:47:14 PM

This is an amazing image. Love the colors, the light and that surreal mood. #6110968

Phil Stith 6/28/2008 9:29:42 AM

Just spotted this in EP. Simply beautiful!!! Superb lighting and composition! #6117352

Connie J. Bagot 6/30/2008 6:44:16 PM

Absolutely beautiful! #6126302

The Judges at BetterPhoto.com 7/21/2008 11:47:26 AM

Wow! We are off to this area in about 10 days for the harvest but really love this shot! #6205902

Daniella Puente 7/21/2008 5:34:19 PM

This is spectacular Kevin, congrats on this AMAZING photo!!! #6209248

Jeana Clark 7/21/2008 9:43:00 PM


This Is STUNNING Kevin!
I think it's going to be a winner!!!
AWESOME SHOT....EXTREMELY GORGEOUS!!!
Congratulations on this FABULOUS Finalist!!!!!

~J~ #6210865

Kristy A. Keene 7/22/2008 4:48:14 AM

Big Congrats on your Wonderful Finalist!! #6212488

Marisol Pastor 7/22/2008 9:53:29 AM

Congratulations Kevin! #6214717

Erica Murphy 7/22/2008 2:48:49 PM

Congratulations!! #6216110

Erica Murphy 7/22/2008 2:48:50 PM

Congratulations!! #6216111

Marisol Pastor 7/22/2008 3:38:34 PM

Congratulations again, this time for your second place win! #6216348

Robin R. 7/22/2008 4:45:26 PM

Beautiful capture. Congratulations. #6216790

Kay E. Mahoney 7/22/2008 5:01:18 PM

Congratulations on your second place Winner, Kevin. #6216917

Elida Gutierrez 7/22/2008 10:22:24 PM

CONGRATULATIONS!!!
Three Roses for "The Winners"
A Special Trophy for
"The June Winners" #6218816

Evy Johansen 7/22/2008 11:07:37 PM

Congratulations on your beautiful win!! #6219043

Anna Diederich 7/23/2008 3:51:48 AM

Congrats! This is beautiful! #6219876

Colette M. Metcalf 7/23/2008 5:06:49 AM

Congratulations!!! #6220134

Julia Hiebaum 7/23/2008 8:40:36 AM

Excellent image with incredible light and composition. Very soothing : )
Best wishes on your award,
Julia #6221239

Jeana Clark 7/23/2008 11:45:23 AM


Congratulations on this gorgeous Winner!!!!
WELL DONE & WELL DESERVED!!!!!

~J~ #6221874

Paul D. 7/23/2008 6:57:32 PM

Kevin, outstanding image. It has everything one could ask for: texture, color, great placement, comfortable leading lines, and a dash of overall gorgeous. Superb! #6223233

Eugenio Diaz 7/24/2008 6:02:45 PM

Congratulations on your Beautiful Winner...Well deserved!!!! #6227180

Glenn E. Traver 7/24/2008 7:05:28 PM

Congratulations Kevin Great shot ! ~ GT #6227392

Stacy A. Niedzwiecki 8/5/2008 7:10:13 AM

Oh - WOW! What more needs to be said that that? It's an amazing photo with all the elements in place. Congratulations. #6273744

Rich Collins 8/6/2008 5:32:39 AM

Great softening technique, Kevin #6278091

Elizabeth J. Bernier 8/6/2008 5:41:19 AM

Stunning!!! #6278126

Wanda Knoss 8/6/2008 7:14:27 AM

Wonderful Image! Congratulations!
Incredible gallery. #6278617

Fax Sinclair 8/7/2008 9:08:15 AM

I had to add this to my favorites. Perfection.
Aloha, #6283813

James R. Hardy 8/18/2008 5:32:16 PM

Fabulous shot. I love it. Some photos catch my eye and I like them. this one is unreal. Great job and great patience waiting for the right light. I look forward to more.

James Hardy #6330170


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Description

This was an early morning scene from The Palouse that I spotted a few days earlier and continued to return to wait for the right light. I liked how the layers of rolling hills created some nice depth but I got some mist involved which increased the depth and mystery of that morning. The weather was going back and forth and everywhere in Washington State there were smaller versions of these lenticular clouds

Exif: F Number: 16, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/640 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 1000, White balance: Manual white balance, FocalLength: 140.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 5D

Uploaded on 6/4/2008 7:22:45 PM


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