Portage

Patrick Rouzes Student 9/29/2009 7:39:47 AM

Exceptional clarity, tones, dappled lighting & shadows, pov, veiling & mood captrued here!!! Ultra beautiful work here, Carol!!! WTG!!! #1186205

Jack Ryan 9/29/2009 7:55:50 AM

Really beautiful. Excellent composition and I love the lighting. That water is also very appealing and interesting. Excellent work as always. #7994335

Jeff W. Robinson 9/29/2009 8:40:36 AM

Outstanding comp, veiling and capture! Jeff #7994463

Tammy M. Anderson 9/29/2009 9:26:57 AM

Beautiful veiling and capture of this gorgeous place, Carol. #7994646

Mark Dodge 9/29/2009 9:43:55 AM

Awesome lighting, Carol. Excellent shadow play and beautiful movement in the water. Is this morning light? #7994706

Monnie Ryan 9/29/2009 12:27:27 PM

It does look a bit hazardous for a canoe, but it sure is gorgeous, Carol! #7994996

Val Feldman 9/29/2009 1:23:23 PM

Beautiful! Inviting! Makes me wish I was there to see this! I love what everyone else mentioned - the water veiling, the lighting, shadows, pov, etc. etc. - all excellent - but what really "floats my boat" is the awesome green of the moss you captured; how the sun reflects off it...it just looks so lush..OK, OK, I admit it, I'm a moss lover! I love your "stuff", Carol!! Great eye (to catch that moss, just so, in this perfect capture!) :) #7995123

Marty Straub 9/29/2009 1:24:24 PM

Looks like a magical place, Carol. Your long exposure masterfully overcame the limited light, bringing out the detail and feel of its abundant beauty. #7995127

Ron McEwan 9/29/2009 1:33:04 PM

Beautiful Carol, I like the filtered lighting here, love it, well done as usual. #7995153

John Connolly 9/29/2009 1:58:56 PM

I love your lighting and water movement in this picturesque scene Carol! Beautiful work, my friend!! #7995196

Melissa Gurdus 9/29/2009 2:07:53 PM

WOW the light here is simply exquisite and like Valarie, I love the moss and that slight light on it. The veiling of the water, they dappled lighting and overall composition is terrific, Carol!! I am not one to make predictions, but I bet we will be seeing this again!!! #7995229

Debra R. Harder 9/29/2009 3:12:21 PM

BEAUTIFUL image of this fabulous stream, Carol. Gorgeous veiling, colors, details and composition. Masterfully done!! Deb #7995405

Barbara Waldoch 9/29/2009 6:01:02 PM

Beautiful image, Carol! #7995819

Howard B. Cheek 9/29/2009 6:20:25 PM

Well exposed, great light & shadow mix Carol. Lovely :) #7995878

Julianne Bradford 9/29/2009 6:49:34 PM

Terrific shadow play and light with great timed exposure for the water to take on that magic quality. Great work Carol! #7995978

Maria A. Gonzalez 9/29/2009 7:09:25 PM

Very beautiful Falls and very well captured with excellent settings...Well done,Carol. #7996041

Dianna Murphy 9/30/2009 4:18:16 PM

Beautiful capture! #7998610

Carol L. Fowler 9/30/2009 4:23:18 PM

Thank you all for those comments! #7998624

Randy D. Dinkins 10/1/2009 5:46:57 PM

Great color and tones. I wouldn't take a canoe down this either :-). #8001349

Amy M. Wilson 10/22/2009 4:46:40 PM

Congratulations on this wonderful Finalist, Carol! #8059477

Tammy M. Anderson 10/22/2009 5:01:03 PM

Congratulations, Carol. #8059578

Tommy E. Burgess 10/22/2009 5:04:33 PM

Huge congratulations on this beautiful finalist Carol!! #8059610

Valentin M. Armianu 10/22/2009 6:17:45 PM

Congratulations on this wonderful Finalist! #8060194

Val Feldman 10/22/2009 6:55:04 PM

Hey, Carol! A BIG congratulations on this beautiful and well-deserved Finalist! #8060552

Patrick Rouzes 10/22/2009 7:53:03 PM

CONGRATULATIONS on this amazing finalist, Carol! WTG! #8061105

Dianna Murphy 10/22/2009 8:25:14 PM

Yeah!!! C O N G R A T U L A T I O N S
on your most deserving FINALIST!!! Good luck in the next round. Dianna #8061395

Usman M. Bajwa 10/22/2009 8:40:53 PM

CONGRATS. on this stunning FINALIST, Carol! WTG

UB. #8061521

Kim Andelkovic (Kovic) 10/22/2009 8:49:44 PM

Congrats on a beautiful finalist Carol. #8061602

Randy D. Dinkins 10/23/2009 1:52:02 AM

Great finalist, well done. #8062586

Barbara Waldoch 10/23/2009 3:29:02 AM

Congratulations, very well done, Carol! #8062976

Jean-Pierre Ducondi 10/23/2009 4:04:48 AM

Big congrats on your finalist Carol. Well done.
JP #8063179

Debra R. Harder 10/23/2009 8:10:29 AM

This is sooooooo BEAUTIFUL, Carol! Congratulations on your outstanding finalist!! Deb #8064623

Nancyj Hovey 10/23/2009 9:52:35 AM

C O N G R A T U L A T I O N S
on your deserving FINALIST!!! 8o) #8065219

Becky J. Parkinson 10/23/2009 10:03:23 AM

Beautiful image, Carol!! Congratulations and best of luck in the next round!!! #8065272

Mark Dodge 10/23/2009 10:22:14 AM

Another one?!?!?! Now I'm really jealous!

... WTG Carol! :o) #8065353

Lynne Fried 10/23/2009 11:35:29 AM

congratulations, this is beautiful! #8065574

Boyd L. Alexander 10/23/2009 2:02:03 PM

Congratulations on your wonderful finalist, Carol! #8066092

Jeff W. Robinson 10/23/2009 2:45:01 PM

Congrats Carol on your Fantastic Finalist! Jeff #8066269

Jean Lechleiter 10/23/2009 8:09:45 PM

Congratulations on this beautiful Finalist, Carol! #8067112

R. J. Laudenbacher 10/24/2009 5:31:12 AM

Congratulations Carol on this gorgeous Finalist. Best of luck in the next round. #8068150

Karen Celella 10/26/2009 10:57:31 AM

Congratulations on your finalist Carol. Good luck in the next round. #8074877

frank w. degenhardt 10/27/2009 4:26:36 AM

A breath taking scene of beauty my friend. Congratulations on the Finalist. Way to go. #8077990

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submitted 9/29/09, landscape. This is a stream typical of those that join lakes in Quetico and Boundary Waters. The portage trails follow either these streams or the lowest point between lakes. (I don't think I would take a canoe down this!) Tripod, f16, 3.2 sec, ISO400.

Exif: F Number: 16, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 32/10 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 400, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 47.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 5D Mark II

Uploaded on 9/29/2009 7:36:22 AM

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