Into the Night

© Patti Coblentz

Into the Night

Uploaded: August 09, 2011


Exif: F Number: 16, Exposure Bias Value: -0.67, ExposureTime: 10/2500 seconds, Flash: did not fire., ISO: 500, White balance: Manual white balance, FocalLength: 270.00 mm, Model: NIKON D300S


Marijana Fajgl level-classic August 09, 2011

Beautiful capture, presentation and mood, Patricia! Love it! #1399822

David Phalen August 09, 2011

Stunning light in a beautiful capture of this beasutiful bird!! #9593541

Patrick Rouzes level-classic August 09, 2011

Lovely title, tones, lighting, clarity & mood captured here, Patti! Beautiful work, as always, my friend!
Have a nice evening, Pads! #9593628

Monnie Ryan August 09, 2011

A wonderful duck tale, Patti! Love the lighting! #9593826

Heather Loewenhardt level-deluxe August 09, 2011

I like the perspective and the way the light dances from the bird to the water reflection. Well done Patti. #9593885

Joy Rector August 10, 2011

beautiful shot #9594570

Terry Cervi level-classic August 10, 2011

Terrific work, Patti! #9594835

Patti Coblentz August 10, 2011

Thanks very much! I know that this breaks photo comp rules, but I loved the light too much not to save editing done. #9595071

Emile Abbott level-deluxe August 10, 2011

Lovely evening light Patti. Once you know the rules it is good to break them if it make the image work as this does. #9595669

Patti Coblentz August 11, 2011

Thank you, Emile! #9597058

Laura E. Swan level-classic August 11, 2011

Works for me! Lol...Gosh that baby is just BOOKIN' it! HA!

You know a thought occured to me...they have built in paddle boats for lower bodies and feet. No wonder they never get fat!

(Now where did I put those fins of mine? Hmmm...Garage, ten boxes up?)

Love it, Patti!

-Laura :D #9597434

Patti Coblentz August 11, 2011

Thanks, Laura :)) #9597449

Bojan Bencic level-classic August 11, 2011

Lovely light and details, Patricia. Very nice tone. #9597659

Patti Coblentz August 12, 2011

Thank you, Bojan! #9599022

Karen Slagle August 20, 2011

Love that dramatic lighting, Patricia. #9616194

Patti Coblentz August 20, 2011

Thanks so much, Karen! #9616277

Patti Coblentz August 20, 2011

Thanks so much, Karen! #9616278

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