Floating in the sky

© Dale Hardin

Floating in the sky

Mary Beth Aiello level-classic 2/3/2010 3:01:02 PM

Just gorgeous, Dale. #1234599

Dale Hardin 2/3/2010 4:42:35 PM

You are so kind Mary. I'd love to send you the original file and have you work your magic on it.

For those who have not done so, I urge you to review Mary Beth's gallery. #8354232

Kay E. Mahoney level-classic 2/3/2010 5:46:30 PM

Nice capture, Dale. beautiful pelican. Love the colors. #8354369

Dale Hardin 2/4/2010 8:16:43 AM

Thank you Kay. #8355938

Jeff E Jensen 2/4/2010 8:25:20 AM

I love the sky reflection that you caught. Very nice! #8355966

Dale Hardin 2/4/2010 8:33:34 AM

Thank you Jeff. I had second thoughts about posting this altered version instead of the out of camera (with minor tweaks) but kind of liked how the colors looked.

Here's the other shot. #8355978

Dale Hardin 2/4/2010 8:33:45 AM

Thank you Jeff. I had second thoughts about posting this altered version instead of the out of camera (with minor tweaks) but kind of liked how the colors looked.

Here's the other shot. #8355980

Jeff E Jensen 2/4/2010 8:44:35 AM

Good call on the changes. The colors really add to the image. #8355990

Jeff E Jensen 3/26/2010 1:42:25 PM

Dale my friend, our day at the park turned out really well for you. #8482893

Sherry McClead 3/26/2010 1:43:29 PM

Congratulations Dale... great image! #8482906

Dale Hardin 3/26/2010 2:08:17 PM

Thanks Jeff. I was very surprised about what I was able to salvage from that day. Where to next?

Thanks very much Sherry. #8483127

Joan E. Hoffman 3/26/2010 2:40:06 PM

# 2 for you... so far... fully expect to see you in the monthly theme as well! #8483409

Dale Hardin 3/26/2010 4:21:46 PM

Thanks Joan. #8484163

Joan E. Hoffman 3/26/2010 5:11:10 PM

LOL just realized the photographing the photographer is this month not last... however I will look for it then! #8484584

Jeff E Jensen 3/26/2010 5:38:21 PM

Salvage is a funny word Dale, I got a bunch of EP's, but not a single Finalist. Oh well, I guess we'll have to try again. #8484789

Michelle Alton 3/26/2010 6:36:38 PM

Congratulatons, Dale. You've done fantastically well. #8485290

Anthony L. Mancuso 3/26/2010 6:43:17 PM

Excellent image Dale..congrats on the finalist! #8485339

Kathy Salerni level-classic 3/26/2010 6:55:54 PM

Huge congrats on this beautiful finalist, Dale! #8485440

Dale Hardin 3/26/2010 11:00:22 PM

Jeff, salvage says it all. Remember how I reacted when first viewing the shots? Thank goodness for PSE.

Michelle, Tony, and Kathy, thank you, thank you. #8486140

Kathy Salerni level-classic 3/28/2010 9:40:45 PM

Congratulations on your win, Dale! #8491956

Graham Robards level-classic 3/28/2010 10:10:38 PM

EXCELLENT Dale, congratulations on your Gold Medal. WTG!Pat #8492000

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-classic 3/28/2010 10:23:42 PM

Incredible colors, details and light Dale! Congratulations on your win! #8492020

Michelle Alton 3/29/2010 3:02:45 AM

Brilliant winner, Dale. Congratulations! #8492413

Jeff E Jensen 3/29/2010 4:12:07 AM

Congratulations on your win my friend! #8492631

Anthony L. Mancuso 3/29/2010 5:54:34 AM

Cograts on your well deserved gold medal Dale!!!!!!!!!!1 #8493131

Dale Hardin 3/29/2010 8:44:52 AM

To all my friends, thank you so much for offering your congratulations. I feel it's a collaborative effort due to all the advise and support I receive from BP and especially the Phellos club. #8493847

Shelly A. Van Camp level-classic 3/29/2010 8:46:37 AM

A beauty, Dale!! Congrats! #8493855

Debra R. Harder 3/29/2010 8:47:55 AM

This is so fantastic, Dale!! Huge congratulations on your BEAUTIFUL GOLD WINNER!! Deb #8493858

Mary Beth Aiello level-classic 3/29/2010 11:18:18 AM

Just so beautiful, Dale. Huge congrats on this beautiful Gold. #8494242

Joan E. Hoffman 3/29/2010 11:54:08 AM

WTG Dale! Many congratulations!!! #8494389

Dale Hardin 3/29/2010 4:21:05 PM

Shelly, Debra, Mary Beth, and Joan, thank you for the warm congrats and for helping make my day. Thank you. #8494983

Patrick Rouzes level-classic 3/29/2010 6:10:28 PM

You have come a long way,Dale! CONGRATULATIONS on this incredible WINNER! WTG! #8495388

Dale Hardin level-classic 3/29/2010 10:51:56 PM

Thank you Patrick. I can say the same of you. Your work on macros and patterns are a real inspiration to me old friend. I'm still struggling with what I do but hope to migrate toward shots like yours and learning how to light them. Are you giving lessons? :o) #8496170

Tommy E. Burgess 3/29/2010 11:19:11 PM

Congratulations on your outstanding and well deserved winner Dale!! Excellent work! #8496225

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic 3/29/2010 11:55:57 PM


UB. #8496288

Dale Hardin 3/30/2010 8:05:27 AM

Tommy and Usman, thank you for such kind comments. #8497462

Kathleen Nealon level-classic 4/8/2010 4:34:34 PM

Congratulations Dale, This is a beauty as well as a WINNER. #8520684

Dale Hardin level-classic 4/8/2010 10:12:42 PM

Thanks a lot Kathe. #8521251

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BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner

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