~ At the Scrap Pile ~

© Ross Throndson

~ At the Scrap Pile ~

Uploaded: December 21, 2010



Exif: F Number: 5.6, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/160 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 400, White balance: Manual white balance, FocalLength: 400.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 5D


Jeff Robinson level-deluxe December 21, 2010

Amazing comp and capture Ross - Well done! Jeff #1337432

Merna L. Nobile December 21, 2010

The image is so unique and colorful. It manages to portray almost every color imaginable. Great work! Merna #9118527

Stefania Barbier level-addict January 19, 2011

fantastic finalist, congratulations!!! #9172736

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic January 19, 2011

Wonderful capture and comp, Ross. CONGRATZ on the Finalist Award!

UB. #9172774

Nancy L. Green level-classic January 19, 2011

WTG Ross, CONGRATULATIONS!!! <>< #9175541

Patrick Rouzes January 19, 2011

Incredible finalist, Ross! WTG! #9176888

Merna L. Nobile January 19, 2011

I can only imagine how proud you must be feeling right now. What wonderful news! CONGRATULATIONS, Merna #9179067

Ellen Hodges January 23, 2011

Huge congrats on your fantastic winner, Ross!! #9187822

Cheryl Schneider January 23, 2011

What a story in this image! Congratulations. #9188142

Claudia Kuhn level-classic January 23, 2011

Congratulations Ross, wonderful winner #9188210

Stefania Barbier level-addict January 24, 2011

gorgeous winner, huge congrats!!! #9189348

Patti Coblentz January 24, 2011

Wow, that is a huge and colorful trash pile..love the children in the image and scale it provides...great story telling image...congratulations on your win, Ross! #9189452

Ross Throndson January 24, 2011

Thanks so much, everyone... Appreciate that ! :-)
Thanks very much to the BP Judges for choosing this one ! :-) #9190928

Mary Timman January 25, 2011

Now that is one scrap pile..it's huge.
Well huge congratulations to you on your winner! #9193784

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic January 27, 2011


UB. #9197119

Donna La Mattino Pagakis January 27, 2011

Congratulations on your win Ross, I have never seen anything like this!!! #9198040

Phyllis H. Burchett February 08, 2011

Congrats on this wonderful winner! #9221682

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