Sunrise Colors

© Raymond Pauly

Sunrise Colors

Kirsten Kiki Kjaer level-classic 9/2/2008 12:08:29 AM

WOWOW! Spectacular!!! Absolutely fantastic composition and colors, Raymond. #990596

A P 9/2/2008 12:10:13 AM

Awesome capture of this incredible place, Raymond. And how lucky of you to be there on such a gorgeous sunrise. #6398414

Renee Doyle level-classic 9/2/2008 12:10:22 AM

My new favourite of yours Raymond!!!! Stunning!!


Evy Johansen level-classic 9/2/2008 12:12:28 AM

Gorgeous image, Raymond!! #6398436

Ray Clarke 9/2/2008 12:13:36 AM

Fantastic image Raymond.!!!(R) #6398446

Raymond Pauly level-classic 9/2/2008 12:15:00 AM

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a beautiful capture!

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I want to go there!!!!! AHH I envy you!!! spectacular.....! #6398455

Kristy A. Keene 9/2/2008 12:22:14 AM

WOW! A WINNER! #6398507

Christina N. Seuser 9/2/2008 12:22:54 AM

Incredibly Gorgeous!! #6398516

Mukesh Srivastava 9/2/2008 12:27:00 AM

Wow... it's a winner for sure and my favourite too... #6398543

Lynne Morris 9/2/2008 12:27:18 AM

Wow you sure got a winning shot of this awesome temple Raymond, this is stunning. #6398546

Jennifer L. Alder 9/2/2008 12:29:09 AM

Spectacular! What a grand view, Ray! :) #6398557

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic 9/2/2008 12:45:05 AM

GREAT SHOT OF A GREAT MONUMENT OF LOVE. Wouldn't be surprised to see it again, Raymond #6398641

Laurence Saliba level-classic 9/2/2008 12:57:10 AM

Yes, surely a winner Raymond!!!! #6398688

Michelle Alton 9/2/2008 2:30:04 AM

WOW!!!!! The Taj, as I've never seen it portrayed. Absolute Winner! #6398972

Pat Gamwell 9/2/2008 3:17:11 AM

What a breathtaking sight, Ray! Incredible architecture and the closest I'll ever come to actually seeing it! Thanks for the travelogue! Excellent shot. #6399077

Dominick M. Dimacale level-classic 9/2/2008 3:23:21 AM

Raymond, I see this as one of the Winners next month!

Dominick #6399099

William C. Raco level-classic 9/2/2008 3:50:52 AM

Wow, this is spectacular, Raymond
I love the colors, the perspective and depth
Very well done #6399233

Jeff Robinson level-classic 9/2/2008 4:09:18 AM

Fantastic pov and capture Raymond! Jeff #6399312

Judy A. Lawhon level-classic 9/2/2008 7:20:05 AM

Fantastically beautiful, Raymond!! Was it hot while you were there? #6400161

Rolando Rosito level-classic 9/2/2008 8:23:41 AM

Lovely colors, outstanding image Raymond. #6400433

Erin Appelbaum level-classic 9/2/2008 9:42:09 AM

Awesome capture and color. Peter #6400771

Patricia Seidler level-classic 9/2/2008 10:09:13 AM

Absolutely stunning! Great colors, pov and composition. #6400914

Melissa G. Meiselman 9/2/2008 5:15:19 PM

WOW this is a spectacular view with that early morning lighting, vivid color and terrific composition, Raymond!!! #6402639

KARU WIJESUNDARA. A.N.P.A.S. 9/2/2008 5:59:07 PM


KARU. #6402845

Mike D. Perez level-classic 9/2/2008 9:56:05 PM

Beautiful lighting and tones, Raymond. #6403482

Barbara Waldoch level-classic 9/2/2008 11:19:52 PM

Terrific shot, Raymond! #6403719

Ujjwal Mukherjee level-classic 9/3/2008 7:35:20 AM

Wow! Stunning shot,Ray! #6405586

Cindy Bendush level-classic 9/4/2008 9:29:27 PM

Exquisite light, color and POV in this capture Raymond -- Beautiful! :-) #6412958

Max Aureli 9/6/2008 2:04:46 AM

Beautiful colors and details! #6418163

Renata Gusciora 9/7/2008 12:45:56 AM

Beautiful and moody,outstanding image,Raymond! #6422091

Joao Martinho 9/7/2008 5:37:15 AM

Indeed. This place should have been photographed million times but this picture and respective tones adds something new and beautiful to this monument! #6422781

Dennis Walton 9/10/2008 7:31:44 PM

Very beautiful. It is nice to see the Taj before the crowds arrive! #6439432

Kate Baumgartner 9/12/2008 2:45:03 AM

Lovely image. Congrats on your ep. I agree with the editor. #6444554

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-classic 9/14/2008 3:34:16 PM

This is so beautiful Raymond, amazing light and reflections! #6454298

Vladan D. Djordjevic 9/15/2008 9:46:41 PM

An amazing image! #6459842

Lisa J. Boulden level-classic 9/17/2008 6:25:52 PM

Breathtaking beauty!
Sensational color!
Love that morning mistiness, too.
A fabulous shot!
~Lisa #6468431

Sirsendu Gayen 9/29/2008 8:57:35 AM

Teriffic image with great light, color,POV and composition.The reflection in water is wonderful.The title is exactly mached with the situation.The image is as wonder as Taj. #6528286

Robert R. Goodman level-classic 10/22/2008 8:26:14 PM

A big congratulations,Raymond! #6640356

Vladan D. Djordjevic level-classic 10/22/2008 8:28:00 PM

A big congratulations on your wonderful finalist, Raymond! Favorite. #6640380

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic 10/22/2008 8:44:55 PM

Not surprised at all. Congrats.

UB. #6640597

Sirsendu Gayen level-classic 10/22/2008 9:15:22 PM

Big congratulations. #6640887

Barbara Waldoch level-classic 10/22/2008 9:41:44 PM

Congratulations on this beautiful finalist, Raymond! #6641120

Nadya Johnson 10/22/2008 9:41:52 PM

What a wonderful photo of the Taj! Congratulations Raymond, on your gorgeous finalist! #6641122

Teresa A. Burnett level-classic 10/22/2008 10:47:32 PM

Huge congratulations on this stunning finalist, Raymond!! Best of luck in the next round!! #6641556

Stefania Barbier level-classic 10/22/2008 11:37:26 PM


Nancy (Peaches) Harker level-classic 10/22/2008 11:50:33 PM

HUGE CONGRATS and best of luck in the next round! #6641959

Kirsten Kiki Kjaer level-classic 10/23/2008 12:53:07 AM

AWESOME, Raymond. Just awesome! Congratulations!!!! #6642218

Max Aureli level-classic 10/23/2008 3:18:11 AM

Congratulations for this beautiful Finalist, Sirsendu!!! #6642786

Max Aureli level-classic 10/23/2008 3:19:40 AM

Raymond :-))) sorry!!!
Congratulations for your Finalist, Raymond!!! :-))) #6642788

Mukesh Srivastava level-classic 10/23/2008 7:23:02 AM

Huge Congrats on your finalist, best of luck in the next round!!!!! A winner for sure!!! #6644597

Jennifer L. Alder level-classic 10/23/2008 9:21:45 AM

Congrats, Ray, on this amazing finalist! #6645878

Marijana Fajgl level-classic 10/23/2008 12:18:03 PM

Big congratulations, Raymond! #6647183

Mike D. Perez level-classic 10/23/2008 5:18:50 PM

An awesome Finalist, Raymond! Congratulations! #6648752

Renata Gusciora level-classic 10/24/2008 9:54:16 AM

Congratulations on this fabulous finalist,Raymond and good luck in the next round! #6652943

Renata Gusciora level-classic 10/24/2008 1:34:54 PM

Ha!Amazing winner,Raymond!!HUge congratulations!!:-) #6653875

Stefania Barbier level-classic 10/24/2008 1:58:04 PM

congrats on your gorgeous win!!! #6654064

Rakesh Syal level-classic 10/24/2008 2:00:32 PM

My heartiest congratulations on this great win, my friend!


Nancy (Peaches) Harker level-classic 10/24/2008 2:15:49 PM

HUGE Congrats on your Win!!! #6654206

Cyn Valentine level-classic 10/24/2008 2:16:07 PM

Wow..amazing winner Raymond..congratulations! #6654212

Gail Vitikacs level-classic 10/24/2008 2:38:14 PM

Beyond beautiful...stunning! Congratulations! #6654361

Martin J. Preslar 10/24/2008 2:40:37 PM

Remarkable image! Congrats on your well deserved 1st place finish! Bravo!!! #6654371

Colette M. Metcalf 10/24/2008 2:44:31 PM


Nadya Johnson 10/24/2008 3:04:52 PM

How fabulous to see this stunning photo with its FIRST PLACE GOLD!! A huge congratulations, Raymond! A FAVE for me, for sure! #6654515

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Cindy Bendush level-classic 10/24/2008 3:40:52 PM

Breataking light and perspective Raymond! Congratulations on this fantastic winner! #6654797

Vladan D. Djordjevic 10/24/2008 4:08:08 PM

Congratulations on this fantastic winner, Raymond! #6654981

Sam Britt 10/24/2008 4:34:35 PM

Congratulations on your first place winner, Raymond! #6655115

Jennifer L. Alder 10/24/2008 5:13:05 PM

Big congrats, Ray, on this amazing first place winner :) #6655333

Anna Diederich 10/24/2008 5:49:44 PM

Congratulations on your fabulous winner! #6655470

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-classic 10/24/2008 6:01:28 PM

Outstanding work Raymond, a big win!! Congratulations! #6655534

Marsha S. Smith 10/24/2008 6:26:46 PM

Absolutely glorious! Congratulations!! #6655637

Kay E. Mahoney level-classic 10/24/2008 7:05:26 PM

Congratulations on your 1st Place winner. #6655787

Teresa A. Burnett level-classic 10/24/2008 7:38:20 PM

AWESOME!!! Congratulations on this 1st place win Raymond!! #6655943

Laurence Saliba level-classic 10/24/2008 8:34:44 PM

Congratulations Raymond!!! This deserved the gold from day 1!!! Beautiful!!!! #6656120

Mukesh Srivastava level-classic 10/24/2008 8:35:23 PM

Outstanding capture... Huge congrats on this first place WIN, Raymond!!! #6656123

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic 10/24/2008 9:25:58 PM

Getting the first place is always special. I am happy that you got it through your well deserving beauty. Keep shooting and sharing, Raymond.

UB. #6656369

Sirsendu Gayen level-classic 10/24/2008 10:20:06 PM

Huge congratulations on your win. #6656513

Ujjwal Mukherjee level-classic 10/24/2008 10:41:29 PM

Huge congratulations,Ray on your fabulous 1st place Winner!! #6656559

Dr. Harmeet Singh level-classic 10/24/2008 10:47:42 PM

Heartiest congrats for the gold medal win.. #6656580

Darryl Wilkinson 10/24/2008 11:15:07 PM

Outstanding work, Raymond! Congratulations!! #6656630

Barbara Waldoch level-classic 10/25/2008 1:23:03 AM

Congratulations on your WIN, Raymond! #6656866

Brett Dolsen 10/25/2008 2:02:44 AM

Congratulations Raymond an awesome winner!!Brett #6656929

Marijana Fajgl level-classic 10/25/2008 2:56:36 AM

Big congratulations on your fantastic winner! #6656996

William F. Clair 10/25/2008 2:57:50 AM

WTG Ray!!!! #6656998

Laurie Daily level-classic 10/25/2008 4:55:57 AM

Congratulations on this beautiful winner, Raymond!


Lisa J. Boulden level-classic 10/25/2008 6:27:47 AM

A sensational winner!
Congratz, Raymond!
~Lisa #6657534

Michael G. Marshall level-classic 10/25/2008 6:59:54 AM

Congratulations Raymond on your wonderful winning image! Well deserved! Michael #6657670

Tiia Vissak level-classic 10/25/2008 8:07:41 AM

Congratulations! #6658038

Michelle Alton level-classic 10/25/2008 8:11:14 AM

Congratulations, Raymond. This photo had "winner" written all over it. What a gorgeous image. #6658063

Denny E. Barnes level-classic 10/25/2008 10:44:51 AM

Congratulations Raymond, on your beautiful well deserved FIRST PLACE WIN! #6658608

Kelly S. Cavanaugh 10/25/2008 12:05:06 PM

Gorgeous image, Raymond! Congrats!!! #6659020

Colleen Farrell level-classic 10/25/2008 1:46:56 PM

Wow! Stellar capture, Raymond! Big congratulations on your win!! #6659343

Debra R. Harder 10/25/2008 4:37:28 PM

WOW!! This is really STUNNING, Raymond!! HUGE CONGRATS on your FIRST PLACE WIN!! Deb #6659714

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna 10/25/2008 6:12:27 PM

HUGE congratulaions on this 1st place win, Raymond!!!!! ♫ k #6659965

Renee Doyle level-classic 10/25/2008 6:20:37 PM

Told you this was my new favourite of yours Raymond!!!! HUGE congrats on this most deserving FIRST place winner!! WTG! #6660006

Robert K. Bemus level-classic 10/25/2008 10:57:33 PM

Awesome shot and huge congratulations on your First Place win, Raymond!!! I'm very happy for you... #6660748

Cathy Barrows 10/26/2008 9:52:49 AM

Congrats...beautiful #6662785

Tarun Bose 10/26/2008 10:11:47 AM

Big congrats Raymond for your beautiful first prize winner. #6662853

Eugenio Diaz 10/26/2008 10:40:12 AM

Congratulations on your well deserved win! #6662972

Erica Murphy level-classic 10/26/2008 1:05:02 PM

Congratulations Raymond! #6663392

Robert R. Goodman level-classic 10/26/2008 7:57:50 PM

Congratulations Raymond,beautiful capture!!!! #6664556

Kathleen K. Parker level-classic 10/26/2008 9:08:44 PM

What an elegant image! Congratulations on your First Place win, Raymond!
kk #6664768

Dominick M. Dimacale level-classic 10/27/2008 2:22:17 AM

Congratulations Raymond on your Win.

Dominick #6665449

Jeff Robinson level-classic 10/28/2008 3:42:33 AM

Congrats Raymond on your Excellent Win! Jeff #6671581

Pat Gamwell level-classic 10/31/2008 8:46:39 PM

Travelogue perfection, Ray! CONGRATS! #6690960

Sanjay Kumar level-classic 11/2/2008 3:13:49 AM

Incredibly done by you....what a compsition of colour on Taj...beautifull...WINNERRRRRRRRRRRRRRRR

rgds Sanjay #6695209

Carol Teal level-classic 11/2/2008 11:56:41 PM

So gorgeous Raymond! Congrats on your win! This has to go in my favs! #6699369

Linda D. Lester level-classic 11/10/2008 1:12:27 PM

Stunning....awesome shot and congratulations on your first place winner! #6735515

Sharon Sawyer level-classic 5/26/2010 5:29:02 PM

Soooooooooooooo beautiful, Ray!!! Well deserved first place win!!! #8646189

Deborah C. Lewinson level-classic 7/9/2016 2:18:51 PM 1

Congrats, Rey, on your beautiful All Time Winner! #11493877

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The first rays of the rising sun bring out wonderful tones
of purple and pink from the marble domes of the Taj Mahal.
Canon EF 16-35 f2.8L @ f/6.3, 1/60, ISO-400, focal length 26mm.

Exif: F Number: 6.3, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/160 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 400, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 26.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS DIGITAL REBEL XT

Uploaded on 9/2/2008 12:07:12 AM All Time Best Photo Contest Winner Photo Contest FIRST PLACE Winner

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