Where The Wind Plays

© Patricia A. Coblentz

Where The Wind Plays

Tammy M. Anderson Student 12/7/2009 4:28:22 PM

This is gorgeous, Patti. Excellent capture of motion, lighting and love the green. #1213735

Ken Jarvis 12/7/2009 4:41:37 PM

Great colours and lighting, Patrica! #8199200

Jeff W. Robinson 12/7/2009 4:55:02 PM

Great lighting, color and detail (Terrific title too)!! Jeff #8199214

Courtenay Vanderbilt 12/7/2009 5:17:41 PM

Patti, this is really beautiful!! Just stunning and I hope we see this one again! #8199254

rony sagy 12/7/2009 5:18:26 PM

Spectacular color, light and composition. #8199258

Thomas E. Hinds 12/7/2009 6:09:00 PM

This amazingly beautiful! Love it! #8199452

Patrick Rouzes 12/7/2009 7:14:34 PM

WOWWWWWW, breathtaking shades of green, lighting,comp , perspective & mood captrued here, Patricia! Ultra beautiful & brilliant job here, my friend! Hope to see again & a fave for sure! #8199658

Patricia A. Coblentz 12/7/2009 7:19:39 PM

Thank you all for your wonderful comments..while I've been away commenting on yours I come back to see this warm response...thank you!

:) Patti #8199664

Deborah C. Lewinson 12/7/2009 8:08:57 PM

I really like this Patti, well seen and captured, simple and powerful!

Debby #8199741

Patricia A. Coblentz 12/7/2009 8:10:32 PM

Thank you very much, Debby :)

Patti #8199744

Steve M. Harrington 12/7/2009 9:20:23 PM

Some images have a special quality that makes them come alive and provide great satisfaction for the viewer. You have found that magic here, Patti. Brilliant!
Steve #8199796

Patricia A. Coblentz 12/7/2009 9:28:58 PM

Thank you with humble appreciation, Steve :)

Patti #8199802

Stefania Barbier 12/7/2009 11:54:24 PM

impressive details, colors, and capture! #8199881

Brett Dolsen 12/8/2009 2:00:47 AM

Stunning Patti and great to catch up with your gallery!!Brett #8200036

Joy Rector 12/8/2009 4:13:23 AM

beautiful color and lighting #8200330

Patricia A. Coblentz 12/8/2009 4:36:55 AM

Thank you very much Stephania, Brett, and Joy!

:) Patti #8200400

Lorna Shutter 12/8/2009 5:20:32 AM

This is gorgeous, Patricia! I can feel the gentle breeze blowing through the grass! ... the grass that seems to go on for ever! Beautiful lighting and shadows! Awesome capture and presentation! :) #8200472

Patricia A. Coblentz 12/8/2009 5:22:34 AM

Thanks, Lorna...it feels there just like it looks in the image...and goes on forever, it seems!

Patti #8200478

Marilyn Cornwell 12/8/2009 5:50:28 AM

Patricia - the light through the grasses against the dark water is compelling - and then the opposite directions of the grasses with your title is a lovely story for this gorgeous image! #8200566

Patricia A. Coblentz 12/8/2009 5:52:51 AM

Thank you for your nice comment, Marilyn :)

Patti #8200574

Ron McEwan 12/8/2009 6:21:23 AM

Absolutely beautiful Patricia, I like the way you were able to capture the sun spots as they dance across the marsh. Reminds me of the wheat fields we have here in the mid-west in early spring. #8200656

Ellen Hodges 12/8/2009 8:31:21 AM

Wonderful capture, Patti! #8201102

Carol L. Fowler 12/8/2009 8:44:58 AM

Beautiful lighting and colors on this marsh grass. #8201161

Tiia Vissak 12/8/2009 10:38:58 AM

cool tones, light & framing! #8201373

John Connolly 12/8/2009 12:00:52 PM

This sounds like my kind of place, Patti! A wonderful capture of these lush wetlands! #8201564

Patricia A. Coblentz 12/8/2009 2:42:26 PM

Thanks to all of you for your nice comments...I truly appreciate them :)

Patti #8201788

Liz Bullock 12/8/2009 4:42:44 PM

Just beautiful! #8201965

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna 12/8/2009 5:13:37 PM

Gorgeous colors and lighting in this awesome shot, Patti!!! :-) k #8202011

Patricia A. Coblentz 12/8/2009 5:20:27 PM

Thanks so much Liz, and Kitty!

Patti #8202040

Sam Britt 12/10/2009 8:49:34 PM

Gorgeous color & lighting, Patricia. #8207224

Tommy E. Burgess 12/10/2009 10:35:50 PM

Very beautiful capture with gorgeous light and colors Patti!! I really love how you composed this as well. Excellent work! #8207284

Patricia A. Coblentz 12/11/2009 12:20:23 AM

Thank you Sam, and Tommy...I appreciate it very much.

Patti #8207448

Jean-Pierre Ducondi 12/11/2009 4:06:17 AM

Outstanding shoot with great strong colors and lines to take you thru the marshes. Well done.
JP #8207770

Patricia A. Coblentz 12/11/2009 6:39:38 AM

Thank you, JP :)
Patti #8208181

Ann Coates 12/11/2009 10:41:06 AM

I can see why this is a favourite place of yours, all that lush green. Beautiful capture Patricia. #8208672

Cassie L. Woodlee 12/11/2009 11:42:15 AM

Looks velvety is that a word? lol sorry hope you know what I mean. Love the colors and light very well done, gorgeous!!! #8208795

Randall J. Scholten 12/11/2009 5:37:58 PM

This is certainly a marvleous image, of what would otherwise be an ordinary subject. You really brought it to life! Bravo! #8209655

Patricia A. Coblentz 12/11/2009 5:39:14 PM

Thank you, Randall! I was just on your website viewing your glorious images :)

Patti #8209659

Patricia A. Coblentz 12/11/2009 5:41:20 PM

Thank you Ann, and Cassie...I really appreciate your nice comments!

and Cassie...yes, velvety is a word in my book! :) #8209667

Janet McNeil 12/12/2009 9:31:19 AM

Beautiful capture with such a sense of movement!! Lovely!! #8210844

Debra R. Harder 12/12/2009 10:34:47 AM

Absolutely GORGEOUS, Patti! I love how this image takes you through the grasses. SUPERB!! Deb #8210979

Beverley Scott 12/18/2009 2:03:51 AM

Such a simple subject but such a stunning image! Beautiful work, Patti!!! I've been having computer problems lately so haven't been on BP much over the last couple of months but so glad to see you back! Bev #8229006

Patricia A. Coblentz 12/18/2009 5:47:10 AM

Hi Beverly...thank you...it is nice to be back! I hope all is well with you :)

Debra & Janet...thank you both for your nice comments...I've been swamped at work and only opened this computer for the 1st time last night...and congratulations on your finalists!!!

Patti #8229613

Mariann Kovats 12/18/2009 5:21:46 PM

I can just heard that music by the wind! Beautiful capture, Patricia! You made that simple subject a beautiful art piece. #8231467

Patricia A. Coblentz 12/18/2009 5:32:51 PM

Thank you, Mariann...what a nice compliment :)
Patti #8231508

Max Aureli 12/18/2009 6:49:26 PM

Really beautiful grass capture!! Love the colors Patti!!! It's a wonderful composition my friend!!! #8231705

Patricia A. Coblentz 12/18/2009 6:50:16 PM

Thanks, Max!! #8231707

Renata Gusciora 12/19/2009 12:43:56 PM

Love it!Fantastic motion of the grass and super green colour,Patricia! #8233596

Patricia A. Coblentz 12/19/2009 12:46:05 PM

Thanks very much, Renata!

Patti #8233604

Wm Nosal 12/28/2009 10:09:55 PM

Beautiful Shot! #8252562

Patricia A. Coblentz 12/28/2009 10:12:07 PM

Thanks Wm...it was a super hot day as I drudged around looking for a shot and was lucky to find this!

:) Patti #8252564

Wm Nosal 12/28/2009 10:27:30 PM

:) Hot! Don't Tease Me! Ha! It's -17c Here Tonight! and Tomorrow, The High is Going to Be -24c That's The HIGH! #8252572

Datha Y. Thompson 4/13/2010 6:14:19 AM

Congratulations Patti :)
BEAUTIFUL POTD :) #8531193

Sonya L. Hatfield-Hall 4/13/2010 6:16:23 AM

Congratulation Patti on your 101 POTD with this excellent image. #8531199

Kara Hendricks 4/13/2010 6:33:15 AM

Congrats on being today's 101 POTD Patricia! #8531251

Daniella Puente 4/13/2010 6:38:58 AM

Wonderful photo Patti, congrats! #8531278

Dr Silly 4/13/2010 6:45:58 AM

Congratulations Patti on your 101 POTD. Love the rich color of green in the shot. :O) #8531298

Katarina Mansson 4/13/2010 7:04:02 AM

Congratulations on your beautiful POTD Patricia! #8531376

Leslie McLain 4/13/2010 7:07:34 AM

Sounds wonderful. Beautiful capture. Congrats. #8531388

Patricia A. Coblentz 4/13/2010 7:16:52 AM

Thank you very much...this was a very nice surprise!

Patti #8531414

Mitch Spence 4/13/2010 7:57:50 AM

Lovely, Patti. Congratulations on the 101 POTD. #8531550

Bob Cournoyer 4/13/2010 8:49:11 AM

Congrats on your 101 POTD... :-) #8531714

Donna LaMattino Pagakis 4/13/2010 8:52:59 AM

Amazing light, hues of green and scenery. Congratulations Patti! #8531722

Susie Peek-Swint 4/13/2010 11:33:54 AM

Great capture Patti ~ love the title too ... many congrats on your 101 POTD! #8532093

Lorna Shutter 4/13/2010 2:31:24 PM

Glad I was notified about your 101 POTD, or I never would have known about it! CONGRATULATIONS, Patti! I love this image!!!!! :) Photobucket #8532378

Linda D. Lester 4/13/2010 5:20:04 PM

What a beauty....Congrats on your 10 POTD! #8532804

Patricia A. Coblentz 4/13/2010 6:02:58 PM

Thanks so much everyone...I sure appreciate it!

Patti #8532939

Teri Klinger 4/14/2010 4:50:28 AM

so peaceful...so relaxing...beautiful colors! wonderful and congrats on your 101 POTD! #8533819

Patricia A. Coblentz 4/14/2010 6:53:10 AM

Thank you, Teri!
Patti #8534194

Christine Czernin 5/12/2010 2:13:16 AM

Beautiful, the light, the colors...everything.
Big congrats on your POTD, Patti. #8605635

Usman M. Bajwa 5/12/2010 2:30:52 AM

Wow...a double whammy for you Patti. CONGRATZ. now on the BP's POTD. Great eye Kara too!

UB. #8605648

David Phalen 5/12/2010 2:39:14 AM

BIG Congrats on a terrific POTD!! #8605668

William C. Raco 5/12/2010 3:16:51 AM

Beautiful color and light.
Congratulations on your POTD, Patti #8605744

Dr Silly 5/12/2010 3:23:55 AM

Congratulations Patti on your BP POTD. :O) #8605755

Stefania Barbier 5/12/2010 4:03:40 AM

spectacular Patti, congrats on you POTD! #8605867

Joy Rector 5/12/2010 4:08:11 AM

congrats on the POTD #8605890

Carmody Baker 5/12/2010 4:25:35 AM

Patti,
Beautiful colors! I am actually moving to Hilton Head for 9 months with my son who will attend the golf school there and I am looking for rental property next week! Do you live there? I'd love to know all of the great places to photograph. My website is carmodybakerphotography.com I hope to hear from you.
Great job! carmody #8605921

Debra R. Harder 5/12/2010 4:35:26 AM

WTG, Patti!! This is absolutely BEAUTIFUL!! Huge congratulations on your OUTSTANDING POTD!! Deb #8605960

Leslie McLain 5/12/2010 4:36:48 AM

Congrats on your beautiful POTD. #8605963

Christine R. Lobsinger 5/12/2010 4:37:01 AM

Congratulations Patti... a lovely POTD!
CHRISTINE
SMILING #8605964

MELODIE C. ROBERTS 5/12/2010 4:37:03 AM

I would love to be rowing there this morning

Sensational Patti
Congratulations on your POTD!! #8605965

Patricia A. Coblentz 5/12/2010 4:48:33 AM

Well, I am sure beside myself in excitement...what a nice surprise!! Really...just thrilled!
Thank you for all the congratulations!

Patti #8606009

Lorna Shutter 5/12/2010 4:54:37 AM

That's funny, I never received a notice for this POTD! Maybe it'll come in later. I knew something was up here though, thanks to all the comments! CONGRATULATIONS on your wonderful POTD image, Patti!!!!! WTG, girl!!!!! :)
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Have a great day!!! :) #8606029

Cesar J. La Rosa 5/12/2010 4:55:12 AM

Congratulations on this BEAUTIFUL and well-deserved POTD, Patti!!! Love the sense of motion, the colors and the beautiful title.
It was great to see your photograph waiting for me in my inbox this morning. A perfect way to start the day!!!
Cesar #8606034

Nikki McDonald 5/12/2010 5:04:26 AM

Congratulations on your POTD's on this beautiful shot, Patti -- thought I commented after the 101 pick but I guess I missed it. The light, lines and colors are beautiful. #8606053

Nancyj Hovey 5/12/2010 5:08:41 AM

OMGosh....am so excited for you Patti,

C O N G R A T U L A T I O N S
on your very deserving POTD....wtg! 8o) #8606069

Thomas E. Hinds 5/12/2010 5:11:01 AM

So well deserved, Patti! Fantastic Photo Of The Day! WTG! #8606073

Patricia A. Coblentz 5/12/2010 5:16:29 AM

I'm just gleaming!! Thank you :)

Patti #8606087

Linda D. Lester 5/12/2010 5:18:52 AM

This is so beautiful....congratulations on your POTD!!! #8606091

Mary Beth Aiello 5/12/2010 5:30:21 AM

Patti -- Absolutely stunning. Just a gorgeous capture of one of my favorite places too. The light, lines, movement, colors. Perfection. Huge congrats on this outstanding POTD.... and I hope to see this again and again. #8606111

Max Aureli 5/12/2010 5:30:45 AM

Congratulations on your POTD, Patricia!! :-) #8606113

Betsy Labuschagne 5/12/2010 5:31:22 AM

Congratulations on your outstanding POTD Patti!! #8606115

Melinda F. Schneider 5/12/2010 5:48:43 AM

Glorious!! Congratulations, Patti! #8606158

Lorna Shutter 5/12/2010 5:48:55 AM

Ha! Ha! Ha! The notice just came in now! :) #8606159

Jessica Jenney 5/12/2010 5:50:33 AM

Congratulations, Patricia on your fabulous POTD! #8606161

Randall J. Scholten 5/12/2010 5:58:59 AM

Congrats on your POTD!!!! #8606189

Marilyn Cornwell 5/12/2010 6:01:04 AM

Wonderful to see this as the POTD! Congratulations! #8606197

Kara Hendricks 5/12/2010 6:07:28 AM

AhhhH!!!!! Check this out!!!!!!

2 POTD for Patti!!!!!!

Congratulations!!

It was worth another go huh?!!! #8606222

ROLAN NARMAN 5/12/2010 6:09:37 AM

Huge congrats on your beautiful POTD Patti! #8606238

Renata Gusciora 5/12/2010 6:18:42 AM

Big congratulations on your POTD,Patti!!!:-) #8606292

Gord MacEachern 5/12/2010 6:31:58 AM

So glad for you Patti, congrats on a very well deserved POTD!!! #8606372

Amanda D. Austwick 5/12/2010 6:36:49 AM

Love the shades of green, and the composition. Congratulations on your POTD!!! #8606397

Datha Y. Thompson 5/12/2010 6:40:42 AM

CONGRATULATIONS PATTI!!!!
SO BEAUTIFUL!!!! LOVE IT!!! :) #8606426

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna 5/12/2010 6:44:56 AM

WTG on this GORGEOUS POTD, Patti! Awesome image! :-)♫♫♪♪♫ k #8606454

Bunny Snow 5/12/2010 7:03:27 AM

I loved the movement of this image the first time I saw it and still love it. For me, it's inspiring for what I should look, as it follows when my instructors have said, but I was unable to see.

I hope you go all the way with this one, Patti. #8606494

rony sagy 5/12/2010 7:09:16 AM

Congratulations on this Super photo, Patti. #8606510

Dianna Murphy 5/12/2010 7:28:57 AM

Lovely image, congratulations on your POTD! #8606558

Jean-Pierre Ducondi 5/12/2010 7:50:16 AM

Big congrats Pat on your POTD - Well deserved.
JP #8606629

Patricia A. Stalter 5/12/2010 7:52:03 AM

How nice for you! Congrats. :D #8606635

Kathy Wesserling 5/12/2010 7:56:07 AM

Brilliant lighting and a wonderful sense of movement (with no blurring - impressive in itself!) #8606649

Rona L. Schwarz 5/12/2010 8:34:46 AM

Absolutely splendid capture, Patti!!! Terrific lighting, colors and lines, and amazing textures. A wonderful composition! A Huge Congratulations on your outstanding POTD - I'm sure we'll see it again! #8606723

Karen E. Baumann 5/12/2010 9:28:13 AM

Beautiful, Patti! Congratulations on this fine POTD! Wonderful colors, lighting, sense of movement... it shows Spring in its glory. #8606871

Mitch Spence 5/12/2010 10:06:19 AM

Patti, congratulations to you! #8606908

Guy D. Biechele 5/12/2010 10:59:31 AM

Wonderful movement, texture and light. Outstanding image. Congratulations on your POTD, Patricia! #8607029

Jean E. Hildebrant 5/12/2010 11:56:10 AM

I'd love to be there too! Beautiful! Congrat's Patti on POTD! #8607135

Steve M. Harrington 5/12/2010 12:08:17 PM

How wonderful that this outstanding image has been recognized! The flow and refined tones make it one of the finest POTD's I have seen. I am truly pleased for you, Patti.
Steve #8607148

Donna LaMattino Pagakis 5/12/2010 12:15:17 PM

Outstanding Patti, a HUGE congratulations! #8607161

Tammy M. Anderson 5/12/2010 12:17:21 PM

Wonderful POTD image, Patti. Congratulations. #8607164

Laura E. Swan 5/12/2010 12:52:12 PM

PATTI!!!!!!! How in the world did I miss this one the FIRST TIME AROUND??? That's IT. I'm giving up my square job.

This is so very delightful. When do we ever get to actually FEEL the wind? (And watch to see where it plays!?) Only YOU know where to find these neat things!

HUGE GONGRAT'S on your WONDERFUL POTD BP HONOR!

So thrilled for you, and now for me, too, since I didn't miss this one!

:) Hope to see it in the winners circle! :)

Huge smiles here for you!
-Laura :) #8607214

Jeff W. Robinson 5/12/2010 1:57:48 PM

Congrats Patti on this Outstanding and Well Deserved POTD!! Jeff #8607322

Patricia A. Coblentz 5/12/2010 2:28:25 PM

Thanks everyone for your warm congratulations..I am excited and honored...thought I would never see one of these!!! Thanks again!

Patti #8607367

Danny B. Head 5/12/2010 2:40:07 PM

Glad to see you got the photo of the day! You earned it! #8607389

Patricia A. Coblentz 5/12/2010 2:41:04 PM

Thank you, pal..I appreciate it :) Patti #8607390

Stephen Zacker 5/12/2010 4:08:45 PM

Like the lighting and depth. Congratulations #8607564

Beverley Scott 5/12/2010 4:21:30 PM

Congratulations, Patti, on your POTD! What a wonderfully restful image, especially at the start of my working day! #8607592

Courtenay Vanderbilt 5/12/2010 6:36:41 PM

Hey Patti, just got in and saw your POTD! Big Congratulations! #8607788

Evy Johansen 5/12/2010 6:42:39 PM

Beautiful light and color!! Big congratulations on your POTD, Patricia! #8607801

Patricia A. Coblentz 5/12/2010 6:43:27 PM

Thank you, Stephen...I appreciate it...

and thanks to my gf's!! :)

Patti

#8607803

Sabrina Ryan 5/12/2010 7:04:08 PM

Congratulations on your Wonderful POTD! #8607836

Christopher J. Budny 5/12/2010 7:27:59 PM

Congratulations on your POTDs! #8607888

Tommy E. Burgess 5/12/2010 11:04:07 PM

Huge congratulations on your gorgeous POTD Patti!! I really loved this capture when I first saw it. WTG!!! #8608145

Dominick M. Dimacale 5/13/2010 12:47:24 AM

Congratulations Patti on your POTD Win!!!


Dominick #8608211

Robert K. Bemus 5/13/2010 1:54:38 AM

Congratulations on your POTD, Patti!!! #8608274

Siete Meeter 5/13/2010 2:26:05 AM

Great colours and lighting,Congratulations on your POTD #8608305

Lori Carlson 5/13/2010 4:09:00 AM

Grasses often have such lovely qualities about them that make them so photogenic! Your shot makes them come alive in a special way!! Love it, Patricia!! Congrats on your recognition!! =) #8608493

Patricia A. Coblentz 5/13/2010 6:14:00 AM

Thank you for your wonderful comments and congratulations...they are very much appreciated :)

Patti #8608837

Lindley Johnson 5/13/2010 6:14:51 AM

Fantastic light, color, movement, and title. Congratulations on your terrific POTD, Patti! #8608841

Susie Peek-Swint 5/13/2010 1:00:03 PM

I love the colour and motion in this shot Patti ~ great to see it as POTD ~ many congrats! #8609576

Patricia A. Coblentz 5/13/2010 2:49:36 PM

Thank you very much :)

Patti #8609694

Richard D. Love 5/14/2010 7:11:43 AM

Congratulations, Patti. Beautiful color and curves.

Rick #8611119

Patricia A. Coblentz 5/14/2010 7:13:42 AM

Thank you, Rick!

Patti #8611130

Daniella Puente 5/18/2010 5:12:54 PM

Congrats Patti this is a very beautiful photo!
Haven't been here for a while (vacations with family) and will arrived home in two days...I hope you're fine, sending you hugs :) #8620507

Daniella Puente 5/18/2010 5:12:55 PM

Congrats Patti this is a very beautiful photo!
Haven't been here for a while (vacations with family) and will arrived home in two days...I hope you're fine, sending you hugs :) #8620508

Patricia A. Coblentz 5/18/2010 5:19:13 PM

Hi Daniella...I hope you are all having fun!!
Thank you so much :)
Patti #8620522

Kara Hendricks 5/24/2010 1:32:49 PM

Woohooo.... Congrats on this fantastic finalist Patti!!

It's only the beginning for you!!! #8632910

Max Aureli 5/24/2010 1:46:15 PM

Congratulations Patricia on this great Finalist!!! #8633086

Rona L. Schwarz 5/24/2010 2:04:46 PM

GREAT! I'm so happy to this this - it's one of my favorites! CONGRATULATIONS on this superb FINALIST, Patti! Good luck in the next round #8633318

Laura E. Swan 5/24/2010 2:46:23 PM

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Huge Congrats On Your Wonderful Finalist, Patti!

Love this one so much!

-Laura :) #8633814

Christine R. Lobsinger 5/24/2010 3:51:12 PM

Beautiful Patti... CONGRATS TO YOU AND YOUR LOVELY FINALIST IMAGE...
Best of Luck in the next round!!!
CHRiS
SMILING #8634505

Bobby Ray Goodman 5/24/2010 3:53:54 PM

A big congratulations,Patricia!!! #8634530

Wm Nosal 5/24/2010 4:59:04 PM

Congratulations! #8635143

Danny B. Head 5/24/2010 5:07:05 PM

One of my favs, Patti! Congrats! #8635208

Nancyj Hovey 5/24/2010 6:20:15 PM

C O N G R A T U L A T I O N S
on your very deserving FINALIST! 8o) #8635932

Thomas E. Hinds 5/24/2010 6:21:28 PM

Still very beautiful! Congratulations, Patti, on this well deserved Finalist! #8635942

Ellen Hodges 5/24/2010 7:01:27 PM

Congrats on a wonderful POTD and outstanding finalist, too, Patti!!!! Very best luck in the next round!!!! (sorry to be late on the POTD) #8636376

Val Feldman 5/24/2010 7:13:36 PM

Oh, Patti, this is just marvelous! What a remarkable capture...how could I have missed it??? Must've been some sort of time warp...the ONLY logical explanation! A wonderful POTD, a fantastic Finalist...and I have a feeling a soon-to-be-gold. Let it be! Huge and well-deserved Congrats, my friend. #8636462

Donna LaMattino Pagakis 5/24/2010 8:02:31 PM

Beautiful Patti! Congratulations on your finalist! #8636849

Nikki McDonald 5/24/2010 8:14:52 PM

So glad to see this again, Patti. Congratulations on the finalist and good luck in the next round. #8636955

Bunny Snow 5/24/2010 8:33:40 PM

Way to go, Patti. Congratulations on the finalist. I love this image. Good luck on the next round.
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ROLAN NARMAN 5/24/2010 8:38:00 PM

Huge congrats on this gorgeous finalist Patti! #8637121

Patricia A. Coblentz 5/24/2010 8:44:58 PM

Thank you very much to all of you, my friends, I truly appreciate you and your nice congratulations!

Patti #8637187

Carol L. Fowler 5/24/2010 8:46:05 PM

Great capture- Congrats!! #8637199

Steve M. Harrington 5/24/2010 9:00:33 PM

Finalists just don't get more deserving than this one! I am truly pleased for you, Patti! :)
Steve #8637301

Patricia A. Coblentz 5/24/2010 9:03:30 PM

Thank you Carol, and Steve!

Steve, what a very nice thing to say...thank you :)

Patti #8637317

Pat and Graham Robards 5/24/2010 9:18:25 PM

Congratulations on your finalist Patti, beautiful scene! I love the way the wind blows the grass, fancy being able to row here!

Best of luck in the next round! ~Pat #8637366

Tommy E. Burgess 5/24/2010 9:18:35 PM

Huge congratulations on your gorgeous finalist Patti!!! #8637368

Patricia A. Coblentz 5/24/2010 9:20:57 PM

Thank you Pat, and Tommy!

Pat, the water has to be higher...only early morn...very early morn...or evenings. I wasn't rowing at the time :)
But there is nothing nicer than the peace of this place...truly!!

Patti #8637379

Guy D. Biechele 5/24/2010 9:34:45 PM

Congratulations on your Finalist, Patricia! #8637431

Stefania Barbier 5/25/2010 12:27:25 AM

superb finalist Patti... congratulations!!! #8638374

Bojan Bencic 5/25/2010 12:39:57 AM

Congratulations on your finalist, Patricia! #8638417

Randy D. Dinkins 5/25/2010 3:44:59 AM

Patti - I was sure that I had already commented here, but I guess there was a computer burp. Big congrats, well deserved!! #8638809

Jean-Pierre Ducondi 5/25/2010 4:05:32 AM

Congratulations on your finalist Pat. It deserves more Gold for sure.
JP #8638889

Marilyn Cornwell 5/25/2010 4:12:05 AM

Congratulations on Finalist, Pat! So many great acknowledgements of this beautiful image!!! #8638925

Janet McNeil 5/25/2010 4:51:44 AM

Congratulations on this beautiful Finalist!!! Good luck in the next round!! #8639257

Nadia Paul 5/25/2010 4:53:30 AM

Such gorgeous lighting in this beautiful finalist Patti - congrats! #8639272

Courtenay Vanderbilt 5/25/2010 5:36:56 AM

Awesome, Patti! Love this! Congratulations! #8639528

Tammy M. Anderson 5/25/2010 5:46:33 AM

Wonderful finalist. Patti. Congratulations. #8639593

Betsy Labuschagne 5/25/2010 6:37:18 AM

Huge Congratulations on your outstanding Finalist Patti!!! #8639856

Usman M. Bajwa 5/25/2010 7:15:02 AM

Good to see this again, Patti. This we shall see get golden, good luck!

UB. #8640076

Amanda D. Austwick 5/25/2010 7:27:00 AM

Love this Patti, Congratulations on your Finalist award! I hope that it goes higher!!! #8640117

Amy M. Wilson 5/25/2010 7:32:48 AM

Huge congratulations on your FABULOUS Finalist & POTD.... well done, Patti!!! #8640142

Leslie McLain 5/25/2010 10:50:25 AM

Congrats on your beautiful finalist. #8640771

Renata Gusciora 5/25/2010 12:25:00 PM

Big congratulations on your lovely finalist,Patti!!!:-) #8641141

Daniella Puente 5/25/2010 12:35:05 PM

Hello Patti, how are you doing? congrats one more time on this wonderful photo! #8641185

Lorna Shutter 5/25/2010 1:37:08 PM

Sorry I'm late! Traffic was bad!!! LOL! :D

Woo Hoo!!! CONGRATULATIONS on your Finalist Award for one of my FAVOURITE images, Patti! Hope it wins GOLD!!! :) Photobucket Photobucket
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Patricia A. Coblentz 5/25/2010 2:31:34 PM

Thanks to everyone very much!

Patti #8641546

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna 5/25/2010 3:43:31 PM

WTG on this awesome finalist, Patti! :-) k #8641782

Christopher J. Budny 5/25/2010 5:10:32 PM

... and another congratulations on your Finalist...! Dare we hope for a trifecta?? :) Good luck! #8642053

Patricia A. Coblentz 5/25/2010 5:12:01 PM

Thanks Kitty, and Chris!


LOL, Chris..of course we dare!! :)

Patti #8642058

William88 5/25/2010 6:00:04 PM

Huge congratulations on your finalist!! #8642248

Julianne Bradford 5/25/2010 6:10:47 PM

The lighting accenting the sway of the grass blending into infinity makes this wonderful finalist a moving expression captured with love Patricia! Thanks for sharing this great composition with us! Congrats on your well deserved Finalist! #8642279

Sam Britt 5/25/2010 7:08:30 PM

Congratulations on this finalist, Patti! #8642497

Dale Hardin 5/25/2010 11:48:08 PM

this is simply out standing. Love it. The detail and depth of tone are fantastic. My eye couldn't help but follow the water line into the image. Should go further than finalist. #8643166

Mitch Spence 5/26/2010 11:20:41 AM

Congratulations, Patti. It's a lovely image, a lovely POTD, and a lovely finalist. #8645427

Allen O. Howard 5/26/2010 1:04:50 PM

My wife and I have been traveling for years and years. Band of Gypsies! When we lived in Savannah we made many trips to Hilton Head. Great image Patricia. The detail and the colors are excellent! Congratulations!!! #8645637

Patricia A. Coblentz 5/26/2010 2:40:20 PM

Thanks everyone for your nice comments...I appreciate them all very much!

Patti #8645824

Tammy Espino 5/26/2010 6:32:36 PM

Congrats on your POTD & Finalist! Gorgeous!!! :) #8646421

Patricia A. Coblentz 5/26/2010 7:37:57 PM

Thank you, Tammy :)

Patti #8646509

Heidi Knight 5/29/2010 10:00:03 AM

Congratulations on this beautiful finalist! #8651358

Patricia A. Coblentz 5/29/2010 6:09:20 PM

Thank you very much, Heidi!

Patti #8652058

Debra R. Harder 5/31/2010 6:08:43 PM

I just LOVE this image, Patti! Huge congratulations on your beautiful finalist! Deb #8656042

Patricia A. Coblentz 5/31/2010 6:11:00 PM

Thanks, Deb..I really appreciate your warm wishes!

Patti #8656047

Songbird Cline 6/5/2010 9:19:56 PM

beautifuL!!! #8668310

Patricia A. Coblentz 6/5/2010 9:22:32 PM

Thank you, Songbird!

Patti #8668317

Emile Abbott 7/2/2010 1:39:52 PM

Outstanding Patricia and reminds me of when I use to run and play as an adolescent on that Island before the bridge and developments came. that dates me I know.
Great image of motion #8730618

Patricia A. Coblentz 7/2/2010 1:44:21 PM

I would love to visit the island with the wild horses...actually, that may be in Georgia. Thank you, Emile...I'm glad this harkened back to a nice time for you :)

Patti #8730624

Mike F. Anderson 7/3/2010 11:15:12 AM

This is not only a delightful image to view Patti, it has a very fluid flow to it. It not only pleases the eyes, but it also moves the senses. Very Nice! #8732186

Patricia A. Coblentz 7/3/2010 7:45:34 PM

Thank you so much, Mike :)

Patti #8732983

Phyllis Burchett 7/16/2010 7:26:35 AM

So sorry I missed this one Patricia, this is absolutely gorgeous. I have a better appreciation for the marsh and it's grasses of late (of all grasses). Beautiful and congrats to you! #8767751

Patricia A. Coblentz 7/16/2010 7:31:00 AM

Thank you, Phyllis...to be there is to really know :) #8767759

Nilesh J. Bhange 11/25/2010 1:48:47 AM

Simply beautiful! Nice light & tones! #9062546

Patricia A. Coblentz 11/25/2010 1:54:34 AM

Thank you, Nilesh! #9062547

Phillip R. Connolly 1/25/2011 4:45:39 AM

So simple, yet so interesting, Patti!! Congrats on a well deserved finalist!!

Phil #9192283

Patricia A. Coblentz 1/25/2011 5:07:10 AM

Thank you so much, Phil...this is an oldie, but a favorite of mine, for sure! #9192328

Martha R. Mazon 11/24/2012 8:07:28 AM

Wonderful warm light, soft lines and depth, Patti!

Thank you so much for your kind comments and warm welcome. #10431436

Patricia A. Coblentz 11/24/2012 9:10:31 AM

Thank you, Martha...and welcome! #10431490

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Marsh grasses at Hilton Head, SC....one of my favorite places to be...beneath the open skies, rowing through the canals amongst the beautiful grasses and bird life.

Exif: F Number: 14, Exposure Bias Value: 1.00, ExposureTime: 10/130 seconds, Flash: did not fire., ISO: 200, White balance: Manual white balance, FocalLength: 38.00 mm, Model: NIKON D300

Uploaded on 12/7/2009 3:31:12 PM

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