Daybreak During The Floods

© Brett Dolsen

Daybreak During The Floods

Kirsten Kiki Kjaer level-classic 5/29/2009 12:27:13 AM

OHMY!!! This is a real wall-hanger!!! How beautiful, Brett. Straight into favs. #1134122

maria I. Warren level-classic 5/29/2009 12:28:35 AM

WOOOOOOW this is so going into my favorites wow all I can say is wow awesome job I love it #7574742

Paul E. Earl level-classic 5/29/2009 12:35:36 AM

Very beautiful, Brett! It looks like more rain next week. #7574765

Renee Doyle level-classic 5/29/2009 12:36:53 AM

Awesome light, comp and capture Brett!!! Hope you stay dry ... we have rain again!! #7574770

Laura E. Swan level-classic 5/29/2009 12:38:09 AM

ALSO INTO FAVORITES, Brett. So sorry about the horrible rain and foods!
This really is a beautiful picture. I am very sorry it comes from something sad.

We all care. These can be scary times!

-Laura #7574779

Kerry Hill level-classic 5/29/2009 12:44:44 AM

Very beautiful capture, Brett!! The colours are wonderful!! #7574804

Pat Gamwell level-classic 5/29/2009 12:46:39 AM

Stunning shot, Brett! Stay safe! #7574809

Stefania Barbier level-classic 5/29/2009 12:56:35 AM

oh my... superb beauty .... winner in my book :) #7574843

Lynne Morris level-classic 5/29/2009 1:11:14 AM

Wow this is fantastic Brett, great pov and colours. #7574900

Tiia Vissak level-classic 5/29/2009 1:32:12 AM

a wonderful capture! #7574955

Carolyn J. Connolly level-classic 5/29/2009 1:39:10 AM

WINNER, Brett!!! This is absolutely OUTSTANDING!! :o)

According to the weather forecast there's apparently not supposed to a lot of rain in this present system. Check out this page:

http://weather.smh.com.au/local.jsp?lt=aploc&lc=2635 #7574974

Brett Dolsen 5/29/2009 2:09:05 AM

Thankyou everyone for the great comments.I have only ever seen a couple of larger rocks exposed here in over fifteen years but with the big swells and amounts of water leaving the lake the beach is well and truly scoured.Brett #7575019

Doug Pignet level-classic 5/29/2009 2:28:29 AM

Simply a beautiful capture here Brett,Doug #7575098

Michelle Alton level-classic 5/29/2009 2:29:20 AM

Devastating, yes...but you've shown the enigmatic beauty of tragedy. #7575104

Tammy M. Anderson level-classic 5/29/2009 2:45:31 AM

This is gorgeous, Brett. Love the colours and composition. #7575195

Chua Wee Boo level-classic 5/29/2009 2:58:27 AM

A WINNER & simply GORGEOUS,Brett!!! #7575239

Jennifer L. Alder level-classic 5/29/2009 3:11:36 AM

Yep, I agree. Breathtakingly beauitful. A winner, Brett. Congrats :) #7575285

Aimee S. McMaster level-classic 5/29/2009 3:13:07 AM

...a wonder Brett....what a beauty....well done...Aimee #7575298

Dominick M. Dimacale level-classic 5/29/2009 3:18:23 AM

Lovely scenic image and presentation, Brett.

Dominick #7575324

Gord MacEachern level-classic 5/29/2009 3:24:57 AM

Fantastic!! #7575362

MELODIE C. ROBERTS level-classic 5/29/2009 3:33:38 AM

There must be Some Symbolism in This Beautiful Image
How Beauty Prevails and Life will Go On
Even after Devastation

Like The Phoenix Rising #7575398

Lynn M. Whitt level-classic 5/29/2009 5:52:35 AM

Gorgeous sunrise Brett.... #7575917

Renata Gusciora level-classic 5/29/2009 6:50:14 AM

Amazing image,looks dramatic,fantastic pov and skt,Brett! #7576121

Donna Rowley level-classic 5/29/2009 12:38:39 PM

Cracking shot! This has winner written all over it. Def in my favourites! #7576969

John Connolly level-classic 5/29/2009 3:13:59 PM

A very graphic image of last weeks storm Brett! Your color and detail are outstanding in this marvelous capture!
There were millions on tons of beach washed out to sea, I hope it all comes back one day!

#7577358

ROLAN NARMAN 5/29/2009 5:27:17 PM

Gorgeous composition, colors and details Brett! Excellent image! #7577624

Thomas E. Hinds level-classic 5/29/2009 5:39:24 PM

Beautiful light, color, and dof, Brett! #7577661

Lana Arcemont level-classic 5/29/2009 6:33:34 PM

Wonderful Light!
Gorgeous! #7577812

Avril Young level-classic 5/29/2009 7:44:15 PM

wow!! stunning capture, we sure will see this one again. It is so full of drama!
Gorgeous Photo Brett! #7577909

Robert K. Bemus level-classic 5/29/2009 9:51:11 PM

Beautiful sunrise capture, Brett!! #7578137

Ujjwal Mukherjee level-classic 5/29/2009 10:22:10 PM

Wonderful light,composition and capture!! #7578190

Randy D. Dinkins level-classic 5/30/2009 2:34:01 AM

Great shot! Beautiful light and comp. Sorry to hear about your water woes. #7578493

Manuel Barrera level-classic 5/30/2009 3:31:24 AM

This is magnificent. #7578610

a2o aini level-classic 5/30/2009 5:04:29 AM

Gorgeous! what a wonderful capture of sunrise Brett! #7578849

Phillip R. Connolly level-classic 5/30/2009 5:19:42 PM

A beautiful capture during the violent weather conditions experienced, Brett!! Excellent!!

Phil #7580324

Cindy Bendush level-classic 5/30/2009 11:53:15 PM

Wow - so sorry to hear about the floods Brett! You've caught a spectacular and colorful scene here! #7580720

Toni Riggs level-classic 6/2/2009 1:55:58 AM

Beautiful capture! #7587524

Marisol Pastor level-classic 6/2/2009 12:37:37 PM

This is so dramatic Brett! The light and tones are great. #7589790

A P level-classic 6/3/2009 3:14:46 PM

AWESOME!!!! #7594300

Tiia Vissak level-classic 6/19/2009 12:40:57 PM

Congratulations! #7648699

Lynne Morris level-classic 6/19/2009 2:30:59 PM

Huge Congratulations on this beautiful finalist Brett. #7649540

Stefania Barbier level-classic 6/19/2009 2:44:23 PM

huge congrats Brett! #7649690

A P level-classic 6/19/2009 3:03:00 PM

Congratulations Brett on an Outstanding Finalist Best of luck in the next round #7649926

Renee Doyle level-classic 6/19/2009 3:16:13 PM

Big congrats to you Brett on this wonderful finalist!! WTG! #7650032

Jeana Clark level-classic 6/19/2009 4:11:06 PM


BEAUTIFUL!!!
Congratulations on
this fabulous finalist!!!!
Best of luck in the next round!!!!

~J~ #7650462

Dianna Murphy level-classic 6/19/2009 4:17:17 PM

Congratulations on your fine entry/finalist. #7650514

Patrick Rouzes level-classic 6/19/2009 5:01:12 PM

CONGRATULATIONS on this amazing finalist, Brett!!! #7650893

Margaret R. Barry level-classic 6/19/2009 5:28:50 PM

Congratulations on your fantastic finalist, Brett! #7651192

Thomas E. Hinds level-classic 6/19/2009 5:37:09 PM

A wonderful finalist, Brett! #7651277

ROLAN NARMAN 6/19/2009 5:49:17 PM

Huge congrats on your fantastic finalist, Brett! #7651387

Randy D. Dinkins level-classic 6/19/2009 6:00:50 PM

Well deserved, Brett. Congrats. #7651485

Teresa A. Burnett level-classic 6/19/2009 6:19:21 PM

YAYYYYYY!!!!!! Huge congrats Brett!! Best of luck in the next round!! #7651627

Pat Gamwell level-classic 6/19/2009 7:33:40 PM

Big congrats on this wonderful finalist! #7652275

Raymond Pauly level-classic 6/19/2009 7:37:02 PM

HUGE congratulations to you, Brett! Awesome finalist! #7652305

Kerry Hill level-classic 6/19/2009 8:29:16 PM

Huge congratulations to you Brett!! Very well deserved!! #7652650

Avril Young level-classic 6/19/2009 8:48:20 PM

congratulations on this awesome finalist...sure we will see this one again...really stunning! #7652736

Jennifer L. Alder level-classic 6/19/2009 9:23:19 PM

:) congrats!! #7652943

Eugenio Diaz level-classic 6/19/2009 9:42:07 PM

CONGRATULATIONS on this AMAZING finalist, Well done. #7653076

Donna LaMattino Pagakis level-classic 6/19/2009 10:32:32 PM

Congratulations on your finalist! Amazing Brett! #7653398

Ujjwal Mukherjee level-classic 6/20/2009 12:40:30 AM

Congratulations on your fabulous finalist,Brett!! #7653733

Robert K. Bemus level-classic 6/20/2009 12:54:51 AM

Congratulations on this well deserved Finalist, Brett-- best of luck in the next round!!! #7653791

Mary K. Robison level-classic 6/20/2009 1:02:24 AM

Such beauty in the midst of Nature's fury, Brett!
TOTALLY deserving to be among the finalists!
Congratulations, and fingers crossed for you in the next level up! #7653812

Nadya Johnson level-classic 6/20/2009 2:32:08 AM

Brett, this is magnificent! Congratulations on your outstanding finalist! #7654043

Manuel Barrera level-classic 6/20/2009 3:06:58 AM

Congratulations, Brett, well deserved #7654162

Doug Pignet level-classic 6/20/2009 3:28:23 AM

Congrats #7654224

Jeff W. Robinson level-classic 6/20/2009 5:27:11 AM

Congrats Brett on your excellent Finalist! Jeff #7654725

Brett Dolsen 6/20/2009 5:33:49 AM

Thanks everyone great to have a finalist amongst so many wonderfull images that deserve recognition.Brett #7654772

Max Aureli 6/20/2009 6:53:30 AM

Congratulations Brett!!! Fantastic scenery my friend!!! #7655247

Michelle Alton level-classic 6/20/2009 7:39:37 AM

A great FINALIST Brett. My congratulations to you! #7655594

M.Christine Duncan 6/20/2009 8:14:58 AM

Wonderful light Brett!!! Congrats!!! #7655917

Patricia A. Coblentz level-classic 6/20/2009 8:50:47 AM

Congratulations on your wonderful finalist image, Brett!
Patti #7656148

Kirsten Kiki Kjaer level-classic 6/20/2009 10:28:19 AM

I'm so glad to see this BEAUUUUTIFUL image again, Brett. Huge congrats. #7656828

Bojan Bencic level-classic 6/20/2009 12:39:37 PM

Congratulations, Brett. #7657301

Debra R. Harder level-classic 6/20/2009 2:16:12 PM

WOW, Brett! This is really STUNNING! Congratulations on your beautiful finalist! Deb #7657824

John Connolly level-classic 6/20/2009 3:19:16 PM

Congratulations on your finalist award Brett! I hope you are starting to feel a bit better now and starting to kick the flu off! #7658188

Brett Dolsen 6/20/2009 3:22:47 PM

Thanks everyone and the flu has hit hard this morning!!We need some sunshine here at the moment in what has been a long wet period this year. #7658215

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic 6/20/2009 10:33:30 PM

Wonderful landscape image, Brett. CONGRATS on the Finalist Award!!

Usman. #7659410

Laurence Saliba level-classic 6/21/2009 12:48:49 AM

Congratulations on this wonderful finalist!!! #7659657

Beverley Scott level-classic 6/21/2009 3:27:40 AM

Congratulations on this fantastic finalist, Brett! Have also been hit bad by the flu so haven't been active the last few days so have only just seen this. Bev #7659907

Mike Perez level-classic 6/21/2009 12:21:06 PM

Congrats on the beautiful Finalist, Brett! Great light. #7661326

Evy Johansen level-classic 6/21/2009 7:45:38 PM

Big congratulations on this awesome finalist, Brett!! Good luck!! #7662628

Barbara Waldoch level-classic 6/22/2009 12:57:12 AM

Congratulations on this gorgeous Finalist, Brett! #7663311

Tommy E. Burgess 6/22/2009 11:48:49 PM

Congratulations on this beautiful and well deserved finalist Brett!!! #7668035

Troy Gallagher 6/26/2009 12:57:03 AM

Awesome capture Brett, a well deserved congrats.

Troy #7679215

Carol Teal 7/15/2009 12:46:36 AM

Amazing how you took this devastating natural disaster and made it so beautiful! Congrats on your finalist Brett! #7740548

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Looking north from Lake Cathie Lakemouth towards the areas of eastern NSW devestated again over the last week by floods.

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Uploaded on 5/29/2009 12:24:05 AM

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