Palouse in Spring

© Debra R. Harder

Palouse in Spring

Bojan Bencic level-classic 6/23/2009 8:12:14 AM

WOW! This is amazing photo, Debra. Fantastic light, colors and curves. #1145209

Julianna J. Collett 6/23/2009 8:34:58 AM

I don't begin to know what you did here be it is sooo cool! FAV #7670193

Jeff W. Robinson level-classic 6/23/2009 8:41:07 AM

This is really Outstanding Deb - Beautifully captured! Jeff #7670225

Dominick M. Dimacale level-classic 6/23/2009 8:43:06 AM

So beautiful, Debra, love the colours and lines on this scenery, Deb.

Dominick #7670234

Guy D. Biechele level-classic 6/23/2009 10:29:26 AM

Stunning scene! Just gorgeous! #7670462

Janet Daniel level-classic 6/23/2009 10:50:51 AM

Out of this world incredible image, Deb!
The colors & lighting are superb! #7670524

ROLAN NARMAN 6/23/2009 11:14:01 AM

Amazing colors Debra! Outstanding capture and lighting! What a fantastic image! Right into my favorites! #7670577

Patricia A. Coblentz level-classic 6/23/2009 3:15:52 PM

Beautiful work, Debra!
Patti #7671085

Daniella Puente level-classic 6/23/2009 5:44:57 PM

SIMPLY AMAZING Deb!!! #7671438

Anne McKinnell level-classic 6/23/2009 8:06:46 PM

GORGEOUS!! Love the colours, lines and textures :) #7671764

Susana Heide level-classic 6/23/2009 10:11:07 PM

Another big WOW from me! Incredibly beautiful!!! #7671892

Stefania Barbier level-classic 6/23/2009 11:35:02 PM

Deb.... WOW.... nothing else comes to mind but a huge WOOOOOOOWWWWWWWW!!!!!! #7672054

Vladan D. Djordjevic level-classic 6/24/2009 1:26:05 AM

What a beauty! Amazing colors, lighting, pov and composition, super feel. A favorite, Debra! #7672321

Thomas E. Hinds level-classic 6/24/2009 3:45:44 AM

Wonderful, pleasing image! Awesome bright color! Uplifting mood! Love it! #7672604

Leslie McLain level-classic 6/24/2009 8:27:47 AM

Another stunning image Deb. Beautiful light and colors. #7673737

Shawn Jennings level-classic 6/24/2009 9:17:49 AM

Fantastic layers of color, Deb! This is great!!! #7673927

Max Aureli 6/24/2009 12:07:07 PM

Absolutely gorgeous and fascinating scenery my friend!!! #7674368

Mark Dodge 6/24/2009 1:15:40 PM

Outstanding landscape, Debra. Beautiful shot! #7674578

Agnes Fegan level-classic 6/24/2009 4:01:36 PM

WOW!!! I missed your entries the last several days and they are all gorgeous - I could put your whole gallery in my favorites!!! #7674994

Shelly A. Van Camp level-classic 6/24/2009 6:07:22 PM

Amazing and very pretty!! #7675284

Sam Britt level-classic 6/24/2009 7:43:19 PM

Fantastic!! #7675507

Marcel J. Fernandez level-classic 6/24/2009 8:15:28 PM

Some kinda wonderful. A delight to the most discriminating eye. Way to go Debra!!! #7675588

Lisa J. Boulden level-classic 6/24/2009 8:17:53 PM

Wowzers, Deb!!!
You've got yourself a WINNER here!!!
Gorgeous, and creatively captured!
You rock!!!
~♥~ #7675592

Randy A. Myers level-classic 6/24/2009 8:22:38 PM

Beautiful. I've always wanted to go shoot there. Maybe someday. Good job! #7675601

Tammy Scott level-classic 6/25/2009 3:30:33 AM

I think you have a definte winner here! #7676189

AEK level-classic 6/25/2009 6:43:43 AM

this is just one stunning abstract you've created, debra. so creative - what an eye treat. great! #7676860

Linda D. Lester level-classic 6/25/2009 7:44:30 AM

Winner.........Love it!!!!!! :) #7677028

Michael Khoury level-classic 6/25/2009 7:55:02 AM

A popular place well-photographed Deb!
mk #7677066

JO ANN CLEVELAND level-classic 6/25/2009 9:17:12 AM

Awesome Deb, gotta be a winner in my book

jo ann c. #7677201

Phil Stith level-classic 6/25/2009 10:11:22 AM

What a terrific image, Debra. I've never seen anything quite like this. Exceptional work! #7677307

A P level-classic 6/25/2009 10:37:41 AM

WoWzEr! Debra. Love EVERYTHING about it. The lines, the colors, the light. Winner here honey! #7677373

Renee Doyle level-classic 6/25/2009 10:45:29 PM

Yep ... definitely another winner Deb!!! Awesome work!! Looks like your trip was a huge success!! #7678967

Kim Lund level-classic 6/26/2009 3:44:36 AM

This is as good as it gets! What a stunner. Lovely photo Debra. #7679507

Ken Smith level-classic 6/26/2009 10:38:21 AM

Breathtaking, Deb. A winner for sure!! #7680895

Donna LaMattino Pagakis level-classic 6/26/2009 6:10:05 PM

Gorgeous colors and scenery Deb! #7682132

Mitch Spence level-classic 6/27/2009 10:06:49 AM

What you've been doing with this series of shots is powerful, Deb. I've never been to this area but always have wanted to see it. #7683974

Summer A. Kozisek level-classic 6/27/2009 1:26:11 PM

Wow Debra, this is stunning!! One more month before I move that way. I can't wait to explore the area!! #7684306

Nikki McDonald level-classic 6/30/2009 5:28:09 AM

I came over to visit your gallery, Deb, and what a treasure trove it is. The lines, textures and colors in these Palouse landscapes are exceptional. #7692489

Susan Fox 7/1/2009 5:32:12 PM

This is a grand prize image in my opinion!!!!!!!!! OMG I just love it! Would look wonderful printed super large.

Added to my favs :-) #7698765

Eugenio Diaz 7/6/2009 8:39:54 PM

Surreal Beauty!it's very well balanced...Harmonious and peaceful. I really like this!
SUPERB!!!!!!!!!!!!!
WTG! #7712881

Dianna Murphy level-classic 7/14/2009 4:10:02 PM

Wow, a winner. Holly cow that's gorgeous! #7739590

A P level-classic 7/21/2009 4:12:11 PM

congratulations Pictures, Images and Photos

Awesome finalist, Deb Best of luck in the next round. So glad to see one of your gorgeous hillsides in the list. #7763691

Bonnie C. Lackey level-classic 7/21/2009 4:18:47 PM

Your gallery is very special and your Palouse images are beyond comparison...Congrats... #7763738

Jeff W. Robinson level-classic 7/21/2009 4:25:02 PM

Very well deserved; congrats Deb on your Finalist! Jeff #7763789

Patricia A. Coblentz level-classic 7/21/2009 4:25:51 PM

Congratulations, Debra...a favorite of mine!!!
Patti #7763797

Max Aureli level-classic 7/21/2009 4:27:39 PM

Congratulations Debra on this wonderful Finalist!!! #7763813

Colleen Farrell level-classic 7/21/2009 4:55:45 PM

No surprise here! Big congrats on your finalist, Deb--so well deserved! #7764098

Kathleen M. Rinker 7/21/2009 5:12:40 PM

Huge congrats my friend!! #7764267

Thomas E. Hinds level-classic 7/21/2009 5:51:01 PM

Awesome wonderment! Congratulations! #7764622

Judy V. Kennamer level-classic 7/21/2009 5:58:46 PM

Congrats on your beautiful Finalist Deb!!! Marvelous!! #7764699

Melissa McCabe 7/21/2009 6:02:47 PM

Outstanding Deb!! Like a dream - too beautiful for words!! : ) -mm #7764752

Janet Daniel 7/21/2009 6:04:22 PM

Congratulations on your gorgeous finalist, Deb! #7764773

Jeana Clark 7/21/2009 6:04:40 PM


AWESOME!!!!
Congratulations Deb!!!
Good luck in the next round!!!

~J~ #7764777

ROLAN NARMAN 7/21/2009 6:04:57 PM

Huge Congrats on this gorgeous finalist Debra! #7764779

Tammy Scott 7/21/2009 6:09:33 PM

I am so happy to see this one again! Congratulations! #7764827

Lisa J. Boulden level-classic 7/21/2009 6:28:51 PM

WTG!!
Love this!
Glad to see it wearing a big badge!
Smiles, Lisa♥ #7765047

Valentin M. Armianu 7/21/2009 6:30:06 PM

Congratulations on your gorgeous Finalist!!! #7765064

Philippe Vieux-Jeanton 7/21/2009 8:08:51 PM

Splendid ! Congratulations, Debra !!! #7765901

Kelly S. Cavanaugh 7/21/2009 9:07:41 PM

Stunning image, Debra! Congratulations on your finalist! #7766168

Marcel J. Fernandez 7/21/2009 9:17:48 PM

I will say it again Some Kinds Wonderful. Congratulations Deb!!! #7766233

Brett Dolsen 7/21/2009 9:32:19 PM

Amazing Finalist Deb!!Congratulations!!Brett #7766304

Susan Fox 7/21/2009 9:40:29 PM

Congratulations Deb! I know I will be back to congratulate on your win soon :-) Because this one HAS to win, simply has to. #7766336

Becky J. Parkinson level-classic 7/21/2009 11:12:28 PM

I agree...this is so outstanding, it will just have to win! Congrats!! #7766655

Renee Doyle level-classic 7/21/2009 11:26:34 PM

THis is going gold for sure!! Big congrats Deb!! #7766685

Alex T. Mizuno level-classic 7/22/2009 3:16:06 AM

You are a magician Deb! These colors are real feast for the eyes! Congratulations on your Finalist!! #7767109

Beverley Scott level-classic 7/22/2009 3:16:34 AM

Congratulations on this outstanding finalist, Deb!!! I'm sure we'll see this again! Bev #7767110

Leslie McLain level-classic 7/22/2009 5:26:28 AM

Congrats on your beautiful finalist, Deb. #7767653

Jessica Jenney level-classic 7/22/2009 5:37:20 AM

Congratulations, Debra on your stunning finalist! #7767696

Robert Baer level-classic 7/22/2009 5:48:06 AM

congrats on this beautiful abstract image of nature. #7767746

Jennifer L. Alder level-classic 7/22/2009 6:37:11 AM

Oh so gorgeous! A great creation, Deb. Congrats, again! :) #7768063

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic 7/22/2009 7:12:59 AM

A very beautiful image and a well deserved Finalist, Debra.

UB. #7768296

Dianna Murphy level-classic 7/22/2009 8:32:18 AM

Congrats girl friend! Hope it keeps going. Its stunning, love to see this one matted and framed. #7768813

Donna LaMattino Pagakis level-classic 7/22/2009 8:46:35 AM

A beautiful image and finalist Deb! Congratulations! #7768886

Glenn E. Traver level-classic 7/22/2009 8:51:55 AM

Congratulations on this beautiful Finalist Deb, the colors are splendidly mixed, well done ~ GT #7768926

Mitch Spence level-classic 7/22/2009 9:21:54 AM

Absolutely extraordinary, Deb. Big congratulations to you. Now we'll just watch this move right on up to gold. #7769136

Erica Murphy level-classic 7/22/2009 9:49:56 AM

Congratulations on your beautiful finalist Debra!! #7769316

Linda Blair 7/22/2009 10:06:32 AM

Gorgeous.....congrats on your wonderful finalist!!!!!!! #7769372

Mary Beth Aiello level-classic 7/22/2009 10:36:52 AM

Wowzer, Deb. A definite winner. Huge congrats on this beauty. #7769515

Leslie McLain level-classic 7/22/2009 11:14:23 AM

Love this image, Deb. Congrats on your beautiful winner. #7769719

Lisa J. Boulden level-classic 7/22/2009 11:19:13 AM

WoooHoooooo!
I'm doin the happy dance!
Big congrats, Deb!
~♥~lisa #7769755

A P 7/22/2009 11:29:28 AM

CONGRATULATIONS DEB ON YOUR AWESOME WINNER WHOOWWAAAA!!!! #7769820

Smita Pawar 7/22/2009 12:02:29 PM

Congratulations on the winner! Its a beautiful picture. #7770049

Daniella Puente level-classic 7/22/2009 12:22:09 PM

CONGRATULATIONS on this beauty Deb!!! #7770137

Patrick Rouzes level-classic 7/22/2009 12:36:42 PM

CONGRATULATIONS on this incredible WINNER, Debra!!! #7770207

Janet Daniel 7/22/2009 12:47:39 PM

A huge congratulations on your win, Deb! #7770264

Agnes Fegan level-classic 7/22/2009 12:48:41 PM

Congratulations Debra on your beautiful winning image! #7770268

Renee Doyle level-classic 7/22/2009 12:51:10 PM

I just love looking at this beauty Deb!! Big congratulations to you!! #7770278

Renee Doyle level-classic 7/22/2009 12:53:00 PM

I just love looking at this beauty Deb!! Big congratulations to you!! #7770284

Bojan Bencic level-classic 7/22/2009 1:32:17 PM

Congratulations Debra! #7770470

ROLAN NARMAN 7/22/2009 1:57:55 PM

Huge congratulations on your well deserved win Debra! #7770573

Hendrik Storme 7/22/2009 2:48:18 PM

Big congrats Deb!!! #7770802

Jessica Jenney level-classic 7/22/2009 3:08:05 PM

Congratulations, Debra on your stunning win! #7770881

Kathleen M. Rinker 7/22/2009 3:13:53 PM

WHOOOO HOOOOOO huge congrats my friend, I was hoping this would win!!! #7770909

Beverley Scott level-classic 7/22/2009 4:27:11 PM

Huge congratulations, Deb, I knew we'd see this stunning landscape again!!! Bev #7771169

Judy V. Kennamer level-classic 7/22/2009 4:41:22 PM

Congrats on your beautiful WINNER Deb!!! Glorious!!!! #7771210

Joao Martinho 7/22/2009 4:55:53 PM

This is one of the most beautiful landscape compositions I have ever seen!!! #7771262

Glenn E. Traver level-classic 7/22/2009 4:59:51 PM

Congratulations Debra on this Super Winner ~ GT #7771274

Donna LaMattino Pagakis level-classic 7/22/2009 5:10:22 PM

Outstanding Deb! Congratulations on your win!!! #7771298

Susan Fox 7/22/2009 5:31:38 PM

Congrats Deb :-) #7771391

Colleen Farrell level-classic 7/22/2009 5:33:12 PM

Woohoo! WTG, Deb! Big congrats on a most well-deserved win! #7771405

Alex T. Mizuno level-classic 7/22/2009 5:36:02 PM

Congratulations on this beautiful winner Deb!!! I really love this!!! #7771428

Eugenio Diaz 7/22/2009 5:38:40 PM

Congratulations on your OUTSTANDING Winner!!!
AMAZING work here Deb!!!
WTG! #7771450

Ken Smith level-classic 7/22/2009 5:58:36 PM

No surprise here! Congrats Deb on your awesome shot!! #7771564

Patrick Rouzes level-classic 7/22/2009 6:13:21 PM

CONGRATULATIONS on this incredible WINNER, Debra!!! One of my top 5 faves of the month!!! #7771672

Sam Britt level-classic 7/22/2009 7:09:20 PM

Congratulations, fantastic winner, Deb! #7772012

Datha Y. Thompson 7/22/2009 9:35:13 PM

GORGEOUS!!! CONGRATULATIONS Debra!!!! WTG :0) #7772435

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic 7/23/2009 1:07:37 AM

Great to see this in the Winner's Circle, Debra. CONGRATULATIONS!

UB. #7772873

Phil Stith 7/23/2009 2:41:40 AM

Congratulations on a terrific winner, Debra! #7773038

Katarina Mansson level-classic 7/23/2009 3:17:50 AM

An instant favorite - such beautiful light, colors and patterns. Congratulations Debra! #7773172

Max Aureli level-classic 7/23/2009 3:29:08 AM

Congratulations Debra on this fantastic Winner!!! #7773215

Linda D. Lester level-classic 7/23/2009 6:28:33 AM

A GP to me....Congratulations on your win!!!! #7773909

JO ANN CLEVELAND level-classic 7/23/2009 8:37:59 AM

Stunning colors and shapes. Congrats on your win Deb. I just loved this

jo ann c.

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Debra R. Harder level-classic 7/23/2009 9:49:43 AM

Thanks to all my BP friends for your wonderful and generous comments!! I feel honored to be surrounded by so many excellent photograhers!! Deb #7774765

Becky J. Parkinson level-classic 7/23/2009 5:51:24 PM

Congratulations!! This is just such a wonderful image - I knew it just had to win! #7776096

Teresa A. Burnett level-classic 7/23/2009 9:05:20 PM

Huge congratulations on this magnificent Winner, Deb!! #7776485

Shawn Jennings level-classic 7/24/2009 8:38:05 AM

WTG Deb! Congratulations on your win!!! #7777969

Monika Sapek level-classic 7/24/2009 10:27:42 PM

This is a place that I've always dreamed about visiting! I just love these different colored hills here! Many congratulations on your Second Place Win, Debra!
Monika
#7779422

Marcel J. Fernandez 7/25/2009 9:09:05 AM

Congratulations Deb on your delightful winning image. #7780569

Erica Murphy level-classic 7/25/2009 11:48:12 AM

Congratulations again Debra!! #7780876

Jeff W. Robinson level-classic 7/25/2009 4:14:30 PM

Congrats Deb on your well deserved 2nd Place! Jeff #7781333

M.Christine Duncan 7/25/2009 7:35:36 PM

Have never seen anything like this capture!!! What a lovely work of art... congratulations on this stunning win! #7781740

Cindy Bendush level-classic 7/26/2009 6:05:12 PM

Masterful!!! Congratulations on this striking win Deb! #7784364

Lois J. Adomite level-classic 7/27/2009 12:59:17 PM

Amazing color, congratulations #7787106

Donna R. Wageman level-classic 7/27/2009 4:10:37 PM

Oh My - so smoothly flowing and filled with color - glorious - congratulations! #7787660

Amalia Elena Veralli level-classic 7/28/2009 7:09:48 AM

Congratulations! Stunning image. #7789995

Nick Lagos level-classic 7/29/2009 6:06:17 AM

Congratulations on such a fab pic and win Debra....very well done #7793407

Kara Hendricks level-classic 7/30/2009 12:08:03 PM

A HUGE congratulations on this gorgeous winner Deb!! #7797674

Rosemary Sampson level-classic 8/3/2009 3:57:27 PM

Awesome image. A well deserved win! #7812375

Anne McKinnell level-classic 8/4/2009 9:21:40 AM

Congratulations Debra for your win with this outstanding photo!! I knew we would see this one again!! #7815426

Dominick M. Dimacale level-classic 11/15/2009 4:50:24 AM

Congratulations Again Debra on your Win!!!!


Dominick #8132406

Rona L. Schwarz level-classic 2/17/2010 11:35:58 AM

WOW!!! I am coming to this late having just visited your gallery, but this image is fantastic! I love all your Palouse images, but this is my favorite. The colors, textures and shapes, and light are incredible. I am inspired to re-visit Palouse (I went through the area once on a business trip). Sensational winner! #8389891

Susana Heide level-classic 4/4/2011 9:26:34 AM

I am in AWE!! I have to comment on this again because it is MAGNIFICIENT!!!! A JAW DROPPER and then some...!!! I hope you have this enlarged really big!! :o) Another HUGE CONGRATZ Debra! #9333995

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Description

Taken from Steptoe Butte State Park in Washington. Used a color combo filter, i.e., a color intensifier and warming polarizer.

Exif: F Number: 8, Exposure Bias Value: -1.00, ExposureTime: 1/4 seconds, Flash: did not fire., ISO: 200, White balance: Manual white balance, FocalLength: 200.00 mm, Model: NIKON D700

Uploaded on 6/23/2009 7:34:36 AM

BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner


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