Spreading Wings

© JoAnn L. McCleeary

Spreading Wings

Hosey M. Harrell III level-classic 3/2/2010 7:15:51 PM

Wonderful shot, with great lighting and composition. The clarity of the head and body, along with the wing motion is perfect. Excellent job! #1244447

Janice Mezzacappa 3/2/2010 7:28:02 PM

Beautiful capture and effects love the peaceful mood and soaring of the wings and pose...WTG JoAnn! #8428185

PiperAnne L. Worcester 3/2/2010 7:52:46 PM

Fantastic! #8428225

Anne M. Young level-classic 3/2/2010 8:11:22 PM

WOW - this is super! #8428247

Amy M. Wilson level-classic 3/2/2010 8:19:21 PM

Fabulous capture... love it, JoAnn!!! #8428260

Christine Lobsinger level-classic 3/3/2010 4:37:53 AM


Wonderful catch JoAnn!!

SMILING #8428831

Hal Bambrick level-classic 3/3/2010 8:38:30 AM

Excellent Timing and Capture Jo Ann!!!. #8429382

JoAnn L. McCleeary level-classic 3/3/2010 3:14:36 PM

Thank you all for your comments! #8429875

David M. Montero level-classic 3/3/2010 7:33:56 PM

Awesome capture JoAnn. Well done! #8430243

The Judges at BetterPhoto.com level-classic 4/19/2010 11:58:42 AM

Love the lighting effects! #8550306

Michelle Alton level-classic 4/20/2010 5:08:52 PM

Awesome winner, Jo Ann! Congratulations! #8555726

Hosey M. Harrell III level-classic 4/20/2010 5:19:30 PM

A big congratulations, Jo Ann! #8555788

Sabrina Ryan level-classic 4/20/2010 6:46:27 PM


Christine Lobsinger level-classic 4/20/2010 8:39:51 PM



Usman M. Bajwa level-classic 4/20/2010 11:38:45 PM

Huge CONGRATZ. on getting Golden, JoAnn.

UB. #8556837

Mary K. Robison level-classic 4/21/2010 12:10:49 AM

Outstanding capture and effects, Jo Ann!
Congratulations on your win! #8556876

Bojan Bencic level-classic 4/21/2010 12:56:49 AM

Congratulations on your win, JoAnn. Fantastic photo. #8556954

Rona L. Schwarz 4/21/2010 9:44:04 AM

Wow! This takes my breath away! Marvelous capture of this cardinal, such a unique and creative interpretation! Congratulations on this Gold Winner!! #8558501

Linda D. Lester level-classic 4/21/2010 3:58:42 PM

Awesome.....Congrats on your win! #8559606

Patricia A. Casey level-classic 7/4/2010 9:51:40 AM

Hi JoAnn.....wonderful gallery....beautiful birds & flowers....hard to pick just one to comment on....this one caught my eye as we have house finches here in Arizona....this time of year they huddle on our pation up against the back sliding door....I imagine to get some of the cooler air from inside the house....also our fountain is a relief for water although I imagine the water isn't very cool....Happy 4th, again.... #8734106

Gary Enloe level-classic 10/12/2010 7:12:00 PM

Congrats on a Winner. This sure deserved it. Great capture #8962971

Rudi Reiner level-classic 5/15/2011 9:22:26 PM

Great action shot, love the colors #9406387

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Female Cardinal. Canon 100-400mm lens, f/5.6, ISO 400. Layers in PSE with glowing edges and omni lighting effects.

Uploaded on 3/2/2010 6:58:22 PM

BetterPhoto.com All Time Best Photo Contest Editor's Pick
BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner

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