Guarding the Seas

© Courtenay Vanderbilt

Guarding the Seas

Tammy M. Anderson level-deluxe 11/20/2009 5:35:17 AM

What a beautiful place and capture, Courtenay. Perfect composition and colors. #1207371

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe 11/20/2009 5:54:42 AM

A beautiful capture of Portland Head!! Jeff #8147264

Ken Smith level-deluxe 11/20/2009 6:07:00 AM

Yikes...I was 50/50 on posting this view today! Whew! :-) This is a beautiful lighthouse, and you captured it perfectly. Love those colors! #8147298

ROLAN NARMAN 11/20/2009 6:24:42 AM

Wonderful composition and colors Courtenay! Lovely image! #8147354

Douglas Pignet 11/20/2009 6:27:59 AM

Very kewl capture as not many people take it from this side, well done. #8147374

Monnie Ryan 11/20/2009 7:23:28 AM

Gorgeous view of this historic lighthouse, Courtenay! #8147564

Jack Ryan 11/20/2009 7:36:42 AM

I love this perspective...and you captured it very effectively. Well composed with excellent lighting. Very good work. #8147606

Linda D. Lester level-deluxe 11/20/2009 8:18:54 AM

This was the best view that day....what a beauty and love that sky! #8147718

Shelly A. Van Camp level-deluxe 11/20/2009 9:59:35 AM

Ahhhhh, I smell that scent that I miss in Missouri. Beautiful it! I am getting a shipment of Maine lobsters for my b'day! #8147870

Val Feldman level-deluxe 11/20/2009 10:02:49 AM

Beautiful, Courtenay...a gorgeous view of the rocky coastline, wonderfully colored sea and sky and the pristine white lighthouse rising above it all - those red-colored roofs add a beautiful touch! #8147878

Mike Clime level-deluxe 11/20/2009 12:18:55 PM

Beautiful capture, nice colors and great sky! #8148172

Sharon Sawyer level-deluxe 11/20/2009 12:21:43 PM

Absolutley beautiful, Courtenay!!! Have yourself a great weekend. #8148177

John Connolly level-deluxe 11/20/2009 1:17:40 PM

An excellent title for this fabulous coastal scene Courtenay! I am really impressed with the lighting and shadows! #8148309

Carol Sawyer level-deluxe 11/20/2009 1:53:50 PM

Gorgeous capture and view, Courtenay!! #8148428

MELODIE C. ROBERTS level-deluxe 11/20/2009 3:01:13 PM

Fantastic Capture Court!!
I Love your PoV
Seldom Seen
Very Unique!! ;0) ;0) #8148594

Michelle Alton level-deluxe 11/20/2009 4:43:41 PM

Just gorgeous, Courtenay. A popular site for posting on November 20. #8148729

Ron McEwan level-deluxe 11/20/2009 5:21:09 PM

Right off a travel brochure Courtenay, beautiful job #8148791

Sam Britt level-deluxe 11/20/2009 6:08:58 PM

Beautiful color & POV, Courtenay. #8148900

Patrick Rouzes level-deluxe 11/20/2009 7:01:45 PM

Fantastic colors, tones, detail, clarity, lighting, pov & mood captrued here, Courtenay! Super beautiful job on this!
Hope you have a relaxing weekend,my friend- you deserve it! #8149005

Sabrina Ryan level-deluxe 11/20/2009 7:58:08 PM

Postcard Perfect photo, Courtenay! #8149087

Renee Doyle level-deluxe 11/20/2009 9:44:41 PM

Great pov and comp Courtenay!!! And the colours are just beautiful!!! Sure was fresh there that day wasn't it!!! Ding Ding Ken :-)


Stefania Barbier level-deluxe 11/20/2009 10:44:42 PM

beautiful comp and capture! #8149281

Gina Cormier level-deluxe 11/21/2009 7:10:08 AM

WOW>>>>> gorgeous!!!! What a POV!!! Beautiful color and composition!!! Perfect! #8150143

Amy M. Wilson level-deluxe 11/21/2009 7:35:21 AM

Wow... gorgeous for sure!!! Excellent pov, colors and light, Courtenay!!! #8150182

Jeana Clark level-deluxe 11/21/2009 11:42:55 AM

Excellent shot BDB!!!
What beautiful colors!!
Terrific POV and comp!!!

~J~ #8150704

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna 11/21/2009 1:00:54 PM

How very very beautiful, Courtenay!!!

Your sight is a couple of days ahead of mine but I'll catch up soon!!! LOLOL :-) k #8150908

Tommy E. Burgess 11/21/2009 11:18:47 PM

Wow what a beautiful capture Courtenay!! Love how your composition pulls you right in. Wonderful work! #8151852

Ellen Hodges level-deluxe 11/24/2009 8:10:18 AM

Wonderful work in this soooo beautiful capture, Courtenay! #8162928

Debra R. Harder 11/24/2009 8:48:51 AM

Ohhhh...this is BEAUTIFUL!! So perfectly composed...and the details are excellent. GORGEOUS, Courtenay!! Deb #8163070

Carol L. Fowler 11/24/2009 7:12:40 PM

So beautiful- amazing capture of this beautiful lighthouse! #8164840

Heidi Knight 11/25/2009 12:10:12 AM

Stunning capture here, Courtenay!!! #8165356

Heidi Knight 11/25/2009 8:00:00 AM

Great POV and I like how you took this on the other side of the Portland Head. Well Done. I have photographed there many times.. #8166781

Wm Nosal 11/28/2009 3:10:53 PM

Beautiful Shot! #8175841

Douglas Pignet 12/15/2009 1:54:37 PM

Congrats on being a finalist, this is a beauty,Doug #8218067

Chris Schlosser 12/15/2009 2:34:04 PM

What a beautiful shot, Courtenay! Congratulations on your well deserved FINALIST! #8218315

Amy M. Wilson 12/15/2009 2:50:57 PM

HUGE congratulations on your gorgeous Finalist and best of luck in the next round, Courtenay!!! WTG #8218448

Jack Ryan 12/15/2009 2:58:01 PM

Well deserved...congratulations, Courtenay. #8218507

Kerry Hill 12/15/2009 3:40:07 PM

Huge congratulations to you Courtenay, very well deserved!! #8218784

Sharon Sawyer level-deluxe 12/15/2009 4:09:32 PM

WOOOOOOOOOOOO HOOOOOOOOOOOO!!! WTG, Courtenay. Congratulations on this amazing & well deserved finalist. You did a stellar job... you can see the detail in the lighthouse and you had to be a fair distance away. Bravo! #8218967

Phyllis H. Burchett 12/15/2009 4:22:19 PM

Congrats on this beautiful finalist! #8219075

Jessica Jenney level-deluxe 12/15/2009 4:44:44 PM

Congratulations, Courtenay on your beautiful finalist! #8219256

Ken Smith level-deluxe 12/15/2009 4:46:01 PM

Way to go, Ms Vanderbilt!! :-) Congrats on your beautiful finalist!! #8219264

Randy D. Dinkins level-deluxe 12/15/2009 4:57:42 PM

Big congrats here, well done! #8219335

MELODIE C. ROBERTS level-deluxe 12/15/2009 5:45:21 PM

I TOLD You This Was Special
Your Unique Perspective Shines Again Court!!
Congratulations!! #8219702

Kelly S. Cavanaugh 12/15/2009 6:16:50 PM

Gorgeous finalist, Courtenay! Congratulations!! #8219891

Jean-Pierre Ducondi level-deluxe 12/15/2009 6:17:22 PM

Congratulations Courtnay of this wonderful finalist.
JP #8219892

ROLAN NARMAN 12/15/2009 6:55:12 PM

Congratulations on your fantastic Finalist Court! #8220091

Linda D. Lester level-deluxe 12/15/2009 6:57:38 PM

Congratulations on this beauty! What a day this was!!! #8220108

Barbara Waldoch 12/15/2009 7:04:07 PM

Congratulations on this beautiful Finalist, Courtenay! #8220154

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna 12/15/2009 7:30:19 PM

WTG on this AWESOME finalist, Courtenay!!! :-) k #8220337

Joannie Bertucci level-deluxe 12/15/2009 7:33:57 PM

My all time favorite lighthouse and I love your point of view here!
Congratulations on this terrific Finalist Courtenay! #8220363

Sabrina Ryan 12/15/2009 7:38:23 PM

Congratulations on this Wonderful Finalist, Courtenay! #8220386

Usman M. Bajwa level-deluxe 12/15/2009 8:00:58 PM

CONGRATZ Courtenay on this very beautiful Finalist! Good Luck in the next round!

UB. #8220563

Stefania Barbier level-deluxe 12/15/2009 11:48:18 PM

congratulations on your gorgeous finalist!!! #8221407

Tommy E. Burgess 12/16/2009 12:59:33 AM

Congratulations on this gorgeous finalist Courtenay!!! #8221637

Val Feldman level-deluxe 12/16/2009 5:01:49 AM

So beautiful! Huge congratulations, Courtenay, on this fantastic Finalist and best of luck in the upcoming rounds! ~Val #8222152

Gina Cormier level-deluxe 12/16/2009 6:12:16 AM

Congrats on this outstanding image Courtenay!!!!! WTG!!!! #8222445

Boyd L. Alexander level-deluxe 12/16/2009 7:23:08 AM

Big Congratulations!! Wonderful bright and bold colors Courtenay!!
Love the comp on this lovely image!


Margaret R. Barry level-deluxe 12/16/2009 8:56:51 AM

Congratulations on your beautiful finalist, Courtenay! #8223089

Debra R. Harder 12/16/2009 9:32:52 AM

This is so BEAUTIFUL, Courtenay!! Wish I could have been there. Congratulations on your GORGEOUS finalist!!! jsb #8223228

Anita Hogue 12/16/2009 10:02:41 AM

I love it! Congratulations, Courtenay! #8223322

Mary Beth Aiello level-deluxe 12/16/2009 11:47:36 AM

Just outstanding, Courtenay. Huge congrats on this beautiful finalist. #8223602

Linda Blair 12/16/2009 12:26:11 PM

Congratulations on this beautiful finalist!!!!!!!!!! #8223728

John Connolly level-deluxe 12/16/2009 1:23:32 PM

Huge congratulations on your Finalist Award Courtenay, let hope it makes it into the next round! #8223897

Nancy J. Locke 12/16/2009 3:23:55 PM


WOOT!!! WTG!!!

Hugs, Nancy J Locke #8224155

Nancyj E. Hovey level-deluxe 12/16/2009 3:49:30 PM


on your very deserving Finalist! 8o) #8224258

Monica Mermoz level-deluxe 12/16/2009 3:53:56 PM

This is very beautiful, Courtenay! Big congratulations on your finalist award, and good luck in the next round! #8224281

Patrick Rouzes level-deluxe 12/16/2009 7:03:43 PM

HEYYYYYYYYYYYY Courtenay, CONGRATULATIONS on this incredible finalist, my friend! WTg! #8225001

Sam Britt level-deluxe 12/16/2009 8:12:06 PM

Congratulations on this finalist, Courtenay!! #8225223

Tamara K. Walker level-deluxe 12/17/2009 6:58:45 AM


Renee Doyle level-deluxe 12/17/2009 6:54:27 PM

WTG Courtenay!! Big congratulations on this outstanding finalist!! #8227949

Kathy Cline level-deluxe 12/18/2009 4:44:10 AM

Good Morning Courtenay and a very very MERRY CHRISTMAS to you.
Your images are better and better.
Congratulations again.

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Portland Head Lighthouse, Cape Elizabeth, Maine

Exif: F Number: 20, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/100 seconds, Flash: did not fire., ISO: 500, White balance: Manual white balance, FocalLength: 31.00 mm, Model: NIKON D700

Uploaded on 11/20/2009 5:03:25 AM Photo Contest Finalist

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