Aged and Broken

© Blake T. Lipthratt

Aged and Broken

Summer A. Kozisek level-addict 3/14/2009 6:51:18 PM

Excellent B&W image Blake, Great comp and camera effects! #1098346

Chuck Bruton level-addict 3/14/2009 6:55:02 PM

Wow, dramatic shot
Well done #7285637

Allen Hughes level-addict 3/14/2009 7:17:55 PM

WOW!!!! No question in my mind that we'll be seeing this again. #7285670

anonymous level-addict 3/14/2009 7:25:57 PM

Blake, this is awesome. Well composed in all areas. #7285688

Les Rhoades level-addict 3/16/2009 1:15:49 AM

Simply Fantastic! #7289611

Katarina Mansson level-addict 4/16/2009 12:28:14 AM

Outstanding! Congratulations on your POTD Blake! #7409621

Bandar Aljahmi level-addict 4/16/2009 12:34:51 AM

Congrats on your POTD! #7409630

Usman M. Bajwa level-addict 4/16/2009 12:36:06 AM

Wonderfully composed. Congrats.

Usman. #7409633

Tommy E. Burgess 4/16/2009 12:52:59 AM

Congratulations on theis fantastic POTD Blake!! Wonderful tones and the veiling on the water looks outstanding! #7409657

Ema Perrott 4/16/2009 1:24:42 AM

Beautiful photo - Congrats on the POTD #7409684

Susie Peek-Swint 4/16/2009 1:31:22 AM

Love the dramatic feel from shooting at a low perspective ~ great shot Blake .. many congrats! #7409688

Melinda F. Schneider level-addict 4/16/2009 2:33:29 AM

WOW!! Outstanding work!!
CONGRATULATIONS!!! #7409763

Teri Klinger 4/16/2009 2:41:13 AM

what an interesting image! congrats on your POTD!!! #7409792

Gord MacEachern level-addict 4/16/2009 2:58:38 AM

Congrats on your POTD #7409825

Nancyj Hovey level-addict 4/16/2009 3:14:21 AM

C O N G R A T U L A T I O N S
on your EFP.... and POTD!!!!! 8o) #7409855

Deborah C. Lewinson level-addict 4/16/2009 3:38:49 AM

Outstanding and excellent, Blake, congratulations on your POTD! #7409945

Kathy Wesserling level-addict 4/16/2009 3:57:59 AM

Terrific shot (and effect). You just introduced a different lens to me - after researching it a bit, it may be heading for my Wish List soon! #7410030

Lori Carlson level-addict 4/16/2009 4:14:44 AM

Aged and Broken, yet wonderfully made, Blake!! This is stunning! Especially in blk/wht!! Great horizon placement & drama!! LOVE IT! Big congrats to you! :0) #7410077

Steven W. Lepak level-addict 4/16/2009 4:37:15 AM

Bravo Blake! Love the b&w treatment and the detail contrasted with the movement. Spectacular. Keep up the great work. Best Regards, Steven #7410152

Paula Showen level-addict 4/16/2009 5:48:42 AM

Beautiful!! This is an outstanding shot! #7410324

Amanda D. Austwick level-addict 4/16/2009 6:48:17 AM

Wonderful shot, especially in B&W. Congratulations on your well deserved POTD!!! #7410525

Salwa Afef level-addict 4/16/2009 7:45:11 AM

So beautiful shot !!
Congratulations Blakeon on your POTD
Salwa :) #7410662

Martha R. Mazon level-addict 4/16/2009 7:45:55 AM

This is wonderful. I love the stark quality of it. Congratulations on your POTD! #7410665

Songbird Cline level-addict 4/16/2009 7:46:35 AM

awesome image, terrific! well done and congrats! #7410667

Lisa J. Boulden level-addict 4/16/2009 7:47:48 AM

Very cool capture!
Congrats on your POTD!
~Lisa #7410672

Richard D. Love level-addict 4/16/2009 8:00:29 AM

I love this photograph. Excellent composition. Congratulations! #7410705

Donna LaMattino Pagakis level-addict 4/16/2009 8:32:44 AM

Gorgeous seascape, light, tones and water movement! A beautiful POTD Blake! Congratulations! #7410825

Kathleen R. Struckle level-addict 4/16/2009 9:27:09 AM

Stunning image. Congrats. on POTD!! #7411066

Julianne Bradford level-addict 4/16/2009 10:40:08 AM

Well deserved POTD. Wonderful technique and capture #7411165

Susana Heide level-addict 4/16/2009 11:02:29 AM

This is nothing short of a MASTERPIECE!!! The interesting subject, the slow shutter, the b&w, the angle, the lens... everything comes together so perfectly to make this image EXTRAORDINARY! Can you tell I love it?? :O)) Congrats Blake on your POTD! #7411237

Joy Rector level-addict 4/16/2009 11:38:26 AM

congrats on the POTD #7411347

Daniella Puente level-addict 4/16/2009 5:46:21 PM

WOW + WOW Terrific photo! #7412305

Guy D. Biechele level-addict 4/18/2009 6:34:16 AM

Very dynamic powerful image. Congratulations on your POTD!! #7416686

Kat Miller level-addict 4/18/2009 10:07:43 AM

WOW and AMAZING and so on and so on. This is beyond well deserved. Excellent photo!!! #7417167

ronda chatelle 4/22/2009 10:31:48 AM

OUTSTANDING work Blake! A quick Favorite for me! I have to agree with Susana...this piece is VERY special! Congratulations! #7431867

Shawn Jennings level-addict 4/22/2009 12:26:04 PM

Great POV, Blake! Congratulations on your finalist! #7432198

mark grandoni 4/22/2009 2:02:15 PM

Congratulations Blake! #7433112

Chris Schlosser level-addict 4/22/2009 2:10:41 PM

Blake, Congratulations!! #7433184

Daniella Puente level-addict 4/22/2009 3:41:09 PM

GREAT to see this again!!! congrats... #7434103

Jane Hirst level-addict 4/22/2009 3:46:14 PM

Congratulations on your latest win. This is a wonderful photo with alot of feeling. #7434160

Lori Carlson level-addict 4/22/2009 4:59:30 PM

Congrats once again! :0) #7434758

Melissa Gurdus level-addict 4/22/2009 5:05:50 PM

Congratulations on this stunning finalist!!! #7434805

Usman M. Bajwa level-addict 4/22/2009 9:33:36 PM

I LOVE IT, whenever I look at it. This is bound to get golden. CONGRATS.

Usman.
#7436680

Amanda D. Austwick level-addict 4/23/2009 12:57:54 PM

CONGRATULATIONS on this beautiful Finalist!!! #7440830

Bill Houghton level-addict 4/24/2009 4:56:51 PM

Blake, this is an outstanding finalist. A sure winner in my book. Have a great weekend. Bill

Check out my website:
Bill Houghton Photography #7446001

Philippe Vieux-Jeanton 4/25/2009 10:02:24 AM

Big Congratulations on your Finalist, Blake !! #7448514

Donna LaMattino Pagakis level-addict 4/27/2009 5:08:16 PM

Beautiful Blake, congratulations on your win! #7457845

Alex T. Mizuno level-addict 4/27/2009 9:01:08 PM

What a dynamic image! Double congratulations on your POTD and win! Blake!! #7458919

Elida Gutierrez 4/28/2009 7:26:22 AM


CONGRATULATIONS!!!


 "Purple Crystal Trophy"

A Special Trophy for

"August Winners"

#7460642

Guy D. Biechele level-addict 4/28/2009 8:24:57 AM

Congratulations on your win!! Such a fine image! #7461019

Elida Gutierrez 4/28/2009 9:16:03 AM


CONGRATULATIONS!!!


 "Purple Crystal Trophy"

A Special Trophy for

"MARCH Winners"


Sorry!!! #7461283

Usman M. Bajwa level-addict 4/28/2009 9:55:43 AM

Blake, Many Congrats. on your marvelous WIN.

Usman. #7461512

Amanda D. Austwick level-addict 4/28/2009 10:15:53 AM

Congrats on this FANTASTIC WINNER!!! I knew that this photo was going into the winners circle! #7461573

Mick Burkey level-addict 4/28/2009 11:47:00 AM

Very cool image, Blake. Stunning elements and wonderful B&W conversion. Congrats on your win! #7461771

Cathy Barrows 4/29/2009 5:00:26 PM

Congrats on your 2nd place win...excellent...i was down there for the first time last spring #7466022

Dominick M. Dimacale level-addict 5/20/2009 3:09:40 AM

Congratulations Blake on your Win!!!


Dominick #7539200

Flavio Carnevale level-addict 9/1/2009 1:24:56 AM

Congrats on this outstanding win!
Flavio #7905862

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Description

f/13 @ .6 sec, Sigma 10-20mm, Jekyll Island, GA

Driftwood Beach is strewn with dead Live Oak caused from erosion. I've never seen any place like this.

Exif: F Number: 13, Exposure Bias Value: -1.33, ExposureTime: 6/10 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 100, White balance: Manual white balance, FocalLength: 10.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS DIGITAL REBEL XTi

Uploaded on 3/14/2009 6:41:42 PM

BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest SECOND PLACE WinnerBetterPhoto.com Photo of the Day


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