Oceano Dunes

© Debra R. Harder

Oceano Dunes

Stefania Barbier level-addict 4/16/2009 2:40:19 AM

Deb, what can I say..... winner in my book! #1114357

Tammy Scott 4/16/2009 3:11:19 AM

These colors are so great together! #7409841

Renee Doyle level-addict 4/16/2009 4:54:46 AM

Wow ... wow ... and wow!!!!! Winner for me Deb!! #7410205

Eugenio Diaz level-addict 4/16/2009 7:03:39 PM

A real Winner image!!!
WTG!!! #7412402

ROLAN NARMAN 4/16/2009 8:55:45 PM

A magnifcent image Debra! A definite winner and a favorite! #7412690

Lisa J. Boulden level-addict 4/16/2009 10:16:43 PM

Such an AMAZING capture!
You really ROCK, Deb!
~♥~Lisa #7412821

Nilesh J. Bhange 4/16/2009 11:55:49 PM

Beautifully composed & exposed photograph! Love the texture,colors everything! #7412931

Jennifer L. Alder 4/17/2009 2:52:45 AM

Incredible work, Deb. The ridges, color and overall presentation here are just awesome. Love it! #7413131

Shelly A. Van Camp level-addict 4/17/2009 6:21:03 AM

Love it!! I have always wanted to see these beautiful dunes! #7413807

Brett Dolsen 4/17/2009 12:33:39 PM

Yes it is a credit to you Debra!Print and exhibit!Brett #7414666

Judy V. Kennamer level-addict 4/17/2009 1:15:32 PM

I agree with Brett! This one needs to be on the wall right away!!! Gorgeous!!!!! #7414761

Vladan D. Djordjevic 4/17/2009 1:27:30 PM

A winner! This is an amazing image with perfect colors and lighting, super lines, pov and composition. Your series is fantastic! #7414781

Patrick Rouzes level-addict 4/17/2009 6:22:57 PM

WOWEEEEEEEEEEEE, Debra, PHENOMENAL everything & A Winner & A Fave!!! Hope to see this again ,my friend!!! INCREDIBLE!!! #7415538

Leslie McLain level-addict 4/18/2009 5:00:28 AM

Beautiful capture of my favorite dunes. #7416465

JO ANN CLEVELAND 4/18/2009 8:53:20 AM

Well if I get to vote, then this definitely is a winner Deb! I am impressed for sure...

jo ann c. #7417030

Phil Stith 4/18/2009 5:46:22 PM

These dune captures are outstanding, Debra. You were there at the perfect time. Just magnificent!!! #7418030

Marisol Pastor 4/20/2009 12:34:35 PM

I agree with Stefania, this is a winner! Fantastic comp, pov, light, color, patterns ... #7423947

Alex T. Mizuno 4/20/2009 12:52:52 PM

Deb, this is EXTRAORDINARY! One of the most beautiful desert images I've seen! I agree with everybody above. It's got winner written all over!


Susan M. Campbell level-addict 4/21/2009 12:09:34 PM

Holy moly girl.....this is fabulous!! #7427770

Max Aureli 4/21/2009 4:57:47 PM

Debra, it's a superb capture with amaze gorgeous contrast on tones!!!! Fantastic partners from the send, clarity and DOF!!! Wonderful shadows and scenery on this composition my friend!!! Really good!!! #7428808

Steven W. Lepak 4/22/2009 4:55:22 PM

Bravo Deb! Looks like a winner to me. I can almost feel the warm sand between my toes. Love the tones and textures. The comp is spectacular. Keep up the great work. Best Regards, Steven #7434730

Linda D. Lester level-addict 5/26/2009 1:33:04 PM

Congrats again....love it! #7559787

Renee Doyle level-addict 5/26/2009 2:01:17 PM

I knew we would see this one again!! Big Congratulations Deb!!!! #7560324

Jeana Clark level-addict 5/26/2009 2:22:42 PM

On This Fabulous Finalist!!!
Best Of Luck In The Next Round!!!

~J~ #7560684

Stefania Barbier level-addict 5/26/2009 2:28:05 PM

WTG Deb, superb, congrats again!!! #7560754

Deborah C. Lewinson level-addict 5/26/2009 2:58:27 PM

Wow, breathtaking image, Debra!!!!

Debby #7561104

ROLAN NARMAN 5/26/2009 3:01:35 PM

Huge Congratulations on your gorgeous finalist Debra! #7561143

Marisol Pastor 5/26/2009 3:04:45 PM

Congratulations Debra on your finalist! I'm still convinced this will be a winner too! #7561196

Philippe Vieux-Jeanton 5/26/2009 3:47:07 PM

Wonderful shot !! Congrats Debra ! #7561736

Ken Smith level-addict 5/26/2009 5:06:09 PM

You did great at this site, Deb. Congrats again! #7562460

Leslie McLain level-addict 5/26/2009 5:35:47 PM

Debra, congrats on another amazing finalist! #7562769

Judy V. Kennamer level-addict 5/26/2009 5:39:50 PM

Woo Hoo!!! WTG Deb!!! Congrats!! #7562819

Eugenio Diaz 5/26/2009 5:53:59 PM

Hi Deb...I knew it from the Begginer...A real Winner!!!Congratulations on your marvelous Finalist…Well done!
Good Luck in the next Round!!!

Susan M. Campbell level-addict 5/26/2009 7:22:10 PM

Well desrved!


JO ANN CLEVELAND 5/26/2009 7:23:25 PM

Congratulations on this beautiful finalist Deb...go for the gold!

jo ann c. #7563535

Dianna Murphy 5/26/2009 7:26:07 PM

Congratulations! Beautiful finalist. Way to go my friend. #7563558

Evy Johansen level-addict 5/26/2009 8:10:21 PM

Congratulations on this fantastic finalist, Debra! #7563937

Usman M. Bajwa level-addict 5/26/2009 8:18:31 PM

Congrats. Deb on this stunner Finalist!! Good luck in the next round...

Usman. #7563996

Cindy Bendush level-addict 5/26/2009 9:23:23 PM

Stunning Deb! Congratulations on this beautiful finalist! #7564298

Valentin M. Armianu 5/26/2009 11:01:25 PM

Congratulations on your wonderful finalist! #7564571

Janet Daniel level-addict 5/27/2009 8:17:30 AM

A big congrats on this incredibly awesome finalist, Deb! #7566570

Kristi A. Howson 5/27/2009 8:39:33 AM

Congratulations and best of luck in the next round Debra. Great perspective! #7566723

Shawn Jennings level-addict 5/27/2009 8:54:02 AM

Congrats on another fantastic finalist, Deb! #7566824

Jeff Robinson level-addict 5/27/2009 9:51:40 AM

Outstanding - Congrats Deb on your Finalist! Jeff #7567156

Nadya Johnson level-addict 5/27/2009 1:02:46 PM

Congratulations on your outstanding finalist, Deb! #7567922

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-addict 5/27/2009 3:16:47 PM

Awesome Debra! Congratulations on your finalist! #7568400

Lisa J. Boulden level-addict 5/27/2009 6:42:29 PM

So glad to see this wearing a big badge!
Congratulations, Deb... Awesome!
~♥~Lisa #7569186

Colleen Farrell level-addict 5/28/2009 10:28:41 AM

Incredible, Deb! Big congrats on your finalist! #7571867

Stefania Barbier level-addict 5/28/2009 12:16:13 PM

I was the first to comment on this photo, and said it was a winner... :-)))

Ken Smith level-addict 5/28/2009 12:42:35 PM

Stef is just the smart one today! :-) Congrats on your win, Deb..beautiful! #7572408

Janet Daniel level-addict 5/28/2009 12:49:26 PM

A Huge congratulations on your spectacular win, Deb! #7572427

Mary Beth Aiello level-addict 5/28/2009 12:50:15 PM

Not surprised, Deb. A winner all the way. Huge congrats on this wonderful win. #7572429

Bojan Bencic level-addict 5/28/2009 12:55:57 PM

Congratulations, Debra! #7572445

Judy V. Kennamer level-addict 5/28/2009 12:57:12 PM

Such a perfect winner Deb!!!! A BIG BIG Congratulations!!!! #7572452

AMALIA Veralli level-addict 5/28/2009 1:05:59 PM

Congrats on your Second Place win! #7572497

Shawn Jennings level-addict 5/28/2009 1:08:12 PM

Congratulations on this fantastic win, Deb! #7572512

Shelly A. Van Camp level-addict 5/28/2009 1:16:41 PM

I love this!! Congrats on the gold! #7572576

Sabrina Ryan 5/28/2009 1:34:14 PM

Congratulations Debra! Just Beautiful! #7572671

Leslie McLain level-addict 5/28/2009 1:39:49 PM

Congrats on your beautiful winner Debra. The Oceano Dunes are definitely photogenic. #7572699

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-addict 5/28/2009 1:52:36 PM

Congratulations on your win Debra!!! WTG! #7572780

Agnes Fegan level-addict 5/28/2009 2:12:32 PM

Congratulations Debra! #7572891

Linda D. Lester level-addict 5/28/2009 2:13:28 PM

WTG!!!! Huge Congratulations!!! #7572895

Gail Vitikacs level-addict 5/28/2009 3:45:14 PM

Fabulous win and big big congrats! #7573128

JO ANN CLEVELAND 5/28/2009 4:17:02 PM

Congrats Deb!!!! What a beautiful WINNER!!!!

jo ann c. #7573259

Renee Doyle level-addict 5/28/2009 4:50:05 PM

So happy to see this one again!!!!! WTG DEB!!! Big congrats to you on this wonderful winner!! #7573430

Colleen Farrell level-addict 5/28/2009 4:57:35 PM

WTG, Deb! Congrats on your win! #7573478

Tammy Scott 5/28/2009 5:22:23 PM

Congratulations on this beautiful win! #7573614

ROLAN NARMAN 5/28/2009 6:28:22 PM

Huge congratulations on your awesome winner Debra! So happy for you! #7573860

Sam Britt 5/28/2009 7:07:51 PM

Congratulations on your 2nd place win, Deb! #7574004

Michelle L. Frick 5/28/2009 8:23:11 PM

Congratulations Deb!! #7574216

Stephen S. Maguire 5/28/2009 9:08:33 PM

Superb image!!! Congrats on the 2nd place win!!! #7574311

A P 5/28/2009 9:15:11 PM

Congratulations Pictures, Images and Photos #7574331

Erica Murphy level-addict 5/28/2009 9:42:26 PM

Congratulations on your beautiful winner Debra! #7574439

Monika Sapek level-addict 5/28/2009 10:22:26 PM

Fabulous patterns and colors, Debra! Many congratulations!
Monika #7574498

Usman M. Bajwa level-addict 5/29/2009 12:10:27 AM

CONGRATULATIONS, Debra on this GOLD find !!

Usman. #7574687

Vladan D. Djordjevic 5/29/2009 4:04:27 AM

I told you! :)

Big congratulations on your awesome win, Debra! #7575494

Jeff Robinson level-addict 5/29/2009 4:26:26 AM

Congrats Deb!! Jeff #7575587

Eugenio Diaz level-addict 5/29/2009 5:09:29 AM

From the very begiining I knew it...A real Winner!!! and you got it!!!
Congratulations Deb on your Fabulous Win!!!
AMAZING image my Friend!
WTG! #7575722

Kathleen Rinker level-addict 5/29/2009 5:13:08 AM

HUGE congrats my friend!!! #7575737

Melissa Olsen 5/29/2009 5:15:25 AM

Eugenio pretty much nailed it with his comment...your image IS a well deserved winner. #7575751

Christina N. Seuser 5/29/2009 9:11:12 AM

Congratulations on your Win for this breathtaking image!! #7576492

JudyAnn Rector level-addict 5/29/2009 2:03:49 PM

Very beautiful, Debra, huge congratulations on your fantastic win! #7577160

Kristi A. Howson level-addict 5/29/2009 2:08:11 PM

Congratulations Debra. An incredible shot of the dunes. I live so close and have never been. #7577180

Phil Stith level-addict 5/29/2009 5:47:21 PM

Great going, Debra. Beautiful winner! #7577679

Thomas E. Hinds level-addict 5/29/2009 5:55:49 PM

Congratulations Debra! Very astounding image from top to bottom! #7577708

Michael Robichaud 5/30/2009 11:55:46 AM

Congrats on your 2nd place win...beautiful tones & colors. #7579729

Cindy Bendush level-addict 5/30/2009 10:40:14 PM

Amazing light, line and color Debra! Congratulations on your fabulous winner! #7580668

Linda Blair 5/31/2009 9:56:04 AM

Fantastic win....congratulations!!!!!! #7582049

Alex T. Mizuno 5/31/2009 4:54:59 PM

Simply breathtaking Deb! Congratulations on your win!!! #7582904

Marisol Pastor 6/1/2009 3:55:52 PM

I know this was a winner! Huge congratulations Debra! #7586466

Max Aureli 6/23/2009 2:22:49 AM

Congratulations on your fantastic Winner, Debra!!!!! :-)) #7668487

Dominick M. Dimacale level-addict 7/17/2009 2:12:36 AM

Dongratulations Debra on your Win!!!!

Dominick #7747888

Stacy Lankford level-addict 12/19/2009 8:11:04 AM

Amazing image, I love it! #8233126

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Taken in Oceano, California.

Exif: F Number: 8, Exposure Bias Value: -0.67, ExposureTime: 1/640 seconds, Flash: did not fire., ISO: 200, White balance: Manual white balance, FocalLength: 14.00 mm, Model: NIKON D700

Uploaded on 4/15/2009 7:13:30 PM

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BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner

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