Natures lines

© Dianna Murphy

Natures lines

Uploaded: June 23, 2010


Theme entry. Taken in White Sands NM.

Exif: F Number: 22, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/250 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 100, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 120.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 50D


Jessica Jenney June 23, 2010

Fabulous detail, lighting and design, Dianna! #1281536

Lynn M. Whitt June 23, 2010

Beautiful lines, composition, and light... #8713085

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic June 23, 2010

Fantastic find and wonderful exposure, Dianna. The snake trails in the sand add further interest to the scene, WOW!

UB. #8713092

Renata Gusciora June 23, 2010

THis is wonderful,Dianna!Terrific image and pov! #8713226

Monica Mermoz level-classic June 23, 2010

Stunning image! Beautiful light and composition. #8713422

Val Feldman level-deluxe June 23, 2010

Yikes, Dianna - what an amazing capture! Love your pov - it looks like you were up high looking down on this yucca bloom - am I wrong? Some kind of optical illusion? A heat mirage??!! :) Regardless, perfect exposure, terrific lines and light and all the makings of a winner to me! #8713498

Carol L. Fowler June 23, 2010

Great designs in the sand- and the overall effect is awesome #8713512

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna June 23, 2010

BEAUTIFUL, Dianna! :-) k #8713584

Patrick Rouzes June 23, 2010

Beautiful colors, tones, detail, clarity, lighting, shadows, pov & presentation here, Dianna! Lovely image & work ,my friend! WTG! #8713772

Ellen Hodges June 23, 2010

Wonderful and extremely awesome capture, Dianna!! #8713874

Howard B. Cheek June 24, 2010

You've chosen the perfect title to draw attention to the "nature tracks" in the sand. That BG really makes the shot with its textures and added interest too..
Unique image, I like it a lot Dianna :) #8714190

Leslie McLain level-classic June 24, 2010

Terrific capture and details, Dianna. #8714206

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe June 24, 2010

Excellent perspective and clarity Dianna!! Jeff #8714360

frank w. degenhardt June 24, 2010

Dianna- Incredible work my friend. What an eye to see this and then lay it out and compose it. Love that framing, the contrast of the colors so beautiful. The lines of the sand make such a fasinating pattern. This is exceptional work my friend. Just gorgeous.
Have a wonderful day and take care. #8714421

Phyllis H. Burchett June 24, 2010

This is awesome Dianna! #8714584

Marty Straub June 24, 2010

What an outstanding exposure for so many reasons, Dianna. As I drank in every grain of sand and tickled the yucca like the wind for a good 5 minutes I didn't realize my mouth was open in delight. That's impact! #8714790

JO ANN CLEVELAND June 24, 2010

WOWZA! Definitely has the wow factor Dianna!

jo ann c.

Carol Eade level-addict June 24, 2010

Beautifully done, Dianna, you really captured the detail of those sand lines! #8715179

Robert R. Goodman June 24, 2010

Hi Dianna,Beutiful Yucca plant with White Sands as a back drop.Your comprehension of the desert as singular beauty is amazing.Absolutely stunning!!!! #8715254

kathy salerni level-deluxe June 24, 2010

Oh wow, I love this, Dianna! This is exposed perfectly. The details are outstanding! #8715713

Carlton Ward level-classic June 25, 2010

This is a fantastic capture on many levels, subject, composition, lighting & the sand all make this a winner Dianna... #8715887

Debra R. Harder June 26, 2010 went to White Sands!! Didn't you love it!! This is truly amazing, Dianna! Love this!! Deb #8718062

Lorna Shutter June 26, 2010

Wow! This is simply stunning! Love the contrast between this beautiful green plant and the dry lifeless white sand it is growing in! The design of the tracks in the background add great interest to this image! An awesome find and capture, Dianna! :) #8718257

Renee Doyle June 29, 2010

Fantastic Dianna!!! Excellent pov, comp and detail!!! #8723879

Karen Celella level-deluxe July 01, 2010

Wonderful light, compositon, textures and colors, Dianna! #8727504

Mark Dodge July 02, 2010

Love all of the textures in the sand. Well seen and photographed. Looks like you've been on the road! Nice going :o) #8730531

Daniel Ruf July 07, 2010

Lovely work, Dianna. #8739780

Nancyj E. Hovey level-classic July 12, 2010

on your very deserving FINALIST! 8o) #8751450

Lorna Shutter July 12, 2010

CONGRATULATIONS on your Finalist Award for this beautiful image, Dianna!!!!! :)
Photobucket #8752260

Lydia Williams level-deluxe July 12, 2010

Beautiful Dianna! Congratulations, very well done! #8752288

Hendrik Storme July 12, 2010

Congratulaions on your wonderful finalists!!!! #8752552

Linda A. Braddock July 12, 2010

Dianna, Well done! Congratulations on this beautiful Finalists!! #8753526

Val Feldman level-deluxe July 12, 2010

I knew it, I knew it, I knew it!!!! WTG, my friend, so well-deserved. Fingers crossed for you - it deserves gold in my book. Congratulations!!! #8753592

Carol Eade level-addict July 12, 2010

Very beautiful finalist, Dianna, warm congratulations! #8753658

Laura E. Swan level-classic July 12, 2010


ANOTHER Amazing Finalist, Dianna! WOW!

Love this one, too!!!

-Laura :) #8753867

Karen Walzer July 12, 2010

This one is fantastic as well. Best of luck! #8754014

Shelly A. Van Camp level-classic July 12, 2010

Wow, Di, you raked the silver in!! Congrats on all the finalists!! #8754020

Deborah C. Lewinson level-addict July 12, 2010

Simply beautiful, Dianna!

Debby #8754031

Randy A. Myers July 12, 2010

Congratulations. Well done. #8754093

Ellen Hodges July 12, 2010

Congrats on your fabulous finalists, Dianna! Very best luck!! #8754440

Kathy Cline July 12, 2010 #8754648

Sherran Andersen level-classic July 12, 2010

Congrats again!! #8754851

Lynne S. Fried July 12, 2010

Amazing...good luck and congratulations! #8755113

Sheila D. Robertson July 12, 2010

Congratulations on a gorgeous photo! #8755477

Stephen Zacker July 13, 2010

Like the simplicity and lines in the sand. Congratulations #8756128

Stefania Barbier level-addict July 13, 2010

congratulations! #8756331

Anita Hogue July 13, 2010

WOW, now this is for sure a winner! Love it! Congratulations! #8756540

Howard B. Cheek July 13, 2010

Congrats again, I especially liked this one when I first viewed it.. #8756594

Nadia Paul July 13, 2010

Wonderful textures and detail - congrats on your finalist Dianna! #8756682

Marty Straub July 13, 2010

Just wondering if I could leave the judges a quick note: Hey, don't miss those little critter footprints that totally ignore the natural patterns of white sand and wind. If you look close, I think they spell WINNER.

Congrats, Dianna! #8757307

Daniel Ruf July 13, 2010

Congrats, Dianna. #8757673

Mitch Spence level-classic July 13, 2010

This is just great, Dianna. Congratulations. #8758061

Tammy Espino July 13, 2010

I just love this, congrats on this beautiful finalist!! :) #8758677

Debra R. Harder July 13, 2010

This is absolutely PERFECT, Dianna! Soooooooo BEAUTIFUL! Congratulations on another outstanding finalist my friend! Deb #8758868

Carol L. Fowler July 13, 2010

Congrats! #8760272

Rona L. Schwarz July 14, 2010

Wow! Fantastic composition, Dianna!! Perfect exposure, wonderful lighting - and great POV! Big Congratulations on your outstanding Finalist! Someday I want to get there! #8763828

Nancy J. Locke July 17, 2010


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