Uploaded: August 31, 2011
aperture F/22 , lens Canon EF 17-40mm L, A Camels group heading north ,Location: Northern Kuwait desert , from low angle , using Slik tripod.
Exif: F Number: 22, Exposure Bias Value: -0.67, ExposureTime: 1/13 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 50, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 17.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 5D Mark II
Liz blahh August 31, 2011Amazing light, b/w, detail,comp & capture! #1405315
Michael G. Marshall August 31, 2011Wonderful image, Maitham! I hope we see this again! Michael #9645162
Maitham T. AlMisry August 31, 2011Thank you very much , Liz and Michael #9645216
Bonnie C. Lackey August 31, 2011Wow! Talk about an image with impact! The skull as a not too subtle reminder of the danger of the desert, the shifting sands, the line of camels headed off in the distance and the show-off sky all combine to touch the soul. I'm in awe... #9645298
Ann Coates August 31, 2011Wow, this is a really powerful image, it says so much and the B&W just sets it off perfectly. I am in agreement too, I would hope we see this again. #9645520
Cecil Whitt August 31, 2011Outstanding, C. #9645566
Usman M. Bajwa August 31, 2011AMAZING image which shows your mastery of photography. I call this perfection and think it has all the vitals of a Grand prize, Good luck and thanks for sharing, this is an inspiring piece, Maitham!!!
Maitham T. AlMisry September 01, 2011Bonnie, Ann, Cecil, and Usman, Thank you so much for good comment, wish you all the best. #9647311
Judy V. Kennamer September 02, 2011Amazing photograph Maitham! I love everything about it -- and your composition just pulls me right into the photo! Great job!!
Jane Holestine September 02, 2011Stunning in every way! #9648360
JO ANN CLEVELAND September 02, 2011What an awesome capture Maitham...surely we will see this again....fannnn...tastic!
jo ann c. #9648629
Phyllis H. Burchett September 02, 2011Awesome. #9649015
Maitham T. AlMisry September 02, 2011Judy, Jane, JO ANN, and Phyllis , appreciate your stop by, good luck, regards. #9649562
Kathy Cline September 03, 2011WOW
Maitham T. AlMisry September 04, 2011Thank you Kathy, wish you good luck. #9652041
Carolyn M. Fletcher September 25, 2011Amazing work! It's a winner! #9690242
Bonnie C. Lackey September 25, 2011This could easily be the Grand Prize Winner this month. Congrats on the first step to that! #9690535
Maitham T. AlMisry September 25, 2011Thank you Judges , I wish you all good luck,, Carolyn F. appreciate your good comment. #9690540
Viveca Venegas September 25, 2011Most amazing shot, hope you win the Grand Prize. #9690557
Rod Partington September 25, 2011Awesome image Maitham! I would be shocked if it doesn't get gold. #9690705
Lindley Johnson September 25, 2011Fantastic tones, POV, and composition in this very dramatic image, Maitham. Congratulations on your wonderful finalist! #9692168
Cheryl Winn September 25, 2011Wow! #9692613
Renee Doyle September 25, 2011Excellent pov and use of light!! WOnderful tones - Congratulations!! #9692645
Marilyn K. Lincecum September 25, 2011Ezcellant comp, light and tones. Congratulations on your fantastic finalist !! #9692780
Usman M. Bajwa September 25, 2011Happy for you, Maitham. CONGRATZ on the Finalist and it looks all set on its journey towards that GP Win, Good luck. By the way, it is an extreme rarity when most all of the judges offer comments on an image, which they have here.
Lisa J. Boulden September 25, 2011Wow!
Bojan Bencic September 25, 2011Congratulations on your beautiful finalist, Maitham. #9693293
Baqer Mohd Jawad September 25, 2011What a great shot !!! Congratulations on the finalist #9693402
ALLEN O. HOWARD September 25, 2011Awesome! Congratulations Maitham! #9693476
Dominick M. Dimacale September 26, 2011Truly a Winner next Round, Maitham!
paul parent September 26, 2011Congratulations on your outstanding finalist #9694251
Joy Rector September 26, 2011beautiful shot #9694344
Linda Blair September 26, 2011Congrats on this spectacular finalist!!!! #9694564
Pranay Koka September 26, 2011great shot! congrats on your finalist! #9695510
Merna L. Nobile September 26, 2011Congratulations!
Kathy Coombs September 26, 2011Congratulations..what a winner for sure! #9696402
Maitham T. AlMisry September 26, 2011Viveca V, Rod P and The Judges, thanks a lot. #9697257
Maitham T. AlMisry September 26, 2011Lindley R, Cheryl W, Renee D and Marilyn L
Maitham T. AlMisry September 26, 2011Usman B, its my pleasure to hear that my friend, appreciate your stop by, good luck. #9697277
Maitham T. AlMisry September 26, 2011Lisa B, Bojan B, Baqer Mohd J, Allen H, Dominick D, Paul P, Joy R, Linda B and Pranay K, thank you guys, my appreciation. #9697287
Maitham T. AlMisry September 26, 2011Merna N, I thank you so much for kind words, wish you the best, accept my gratitude. #9697304
Maitham T. AlMisry September 26, 2011Kathy C, thanks a lot. #9697312
Charles C. Berkeley September 26, 2011This is mesmerizing. Congratulations! #9697708
Patti Coblentz September 26, 2011An amazing image, Maitham...HUGE congratulations on your grand prize win!!!! #9698210
Kathryn Wesserling September 26, 2011I had a hunch this would move to the top! Congratulations on a spectacular picture and your Grand Prize award. #9698214
Usman M. Bajwa September 26, 2011I am very happy for you and a very well deserved GP win, Maitham. You have made your mark at BP very quickly. WTG!!!
Baqer Mohd Jawad September 26, 2011Thousand congrats to you on your Grand Prize winning , I am so happy for you !
Kathy Coombs September 26, 2011So happy for you..we all knew it was a winner! #9698366
Liz blahh September 26, 2011Ditto, congratulations on your winner! #9698387
Ujjwal Mukherjee September 26, 2011HUGE congratulations on your excellent Grand Winner!! #9698449
Darryl Wilkinson September 26, 2011Love your point of view in this outstanding capture, Maitham! Congratulations on your win! #9698494
Mary K. Robison September 27, 2011Stunning B&W capture, Maitham!
Dominick M. Dimacale September 27, 2011Grand Prize for you, Maitham, very deserving, again, Congratulations!!! #9698597
Renee Doyle September 27, 2011A very deserving Grand Prize Winner Maitham!! Congratulations to you! #9698675
Yulianto Soeroso September 27, 2011excellent very dramatic scene ..i love it and congratulation for this GPwinner #9698830
Amy M. Wilson September 27, 2011Huge congratulations on your EXCEPTIONAL Grand Prize winner!!! #9698974
Carolyn M. Fletcher September 27, 2011I would have bet this would be GP when I saw it in the finalists. Great work!! #9699008
Gina Cormier September 27, 2011CONGRATS ON WINNING THE GOLD FOR THIS WONDERFULLY STUNNING IMAGE!!!! #9699111
R. J. Laudenbacher September 27, 2011Congratulations on this outstanding Grand Prize Winner! #9699207
Dayna Cain September 27, 2011HUGE congrats on this amazing Grand Prize winner. A stunning image, the black and white makes it even more so. Great work! #9699268
Ali T. Almesri September 27, 2011Yess .. you got it brother and you defenently deserve the GP ...
Susan D. Royce September 27, 2011Congratulations on your amazing grand prize winner, Maitham! #9699396
Terry Cervi September 27, 2011Amazing light, and an outstanding capture, Maitham! Congrats on your well deserved Grand Prize win! #9699424
Lisa J. Boulden September 27, 2011Knew it!!!
Ann Varley September 27, 2011You've composed this image with such drama and strength ... the lighting and texture is perfectly marvelous!
Standing ovation for your WIN!! #9699470
Kay E. Mahoney September 27, 2011Congratulations on your beautiful grand prize winner. #9699478
Mary Beth Aiello September 27, 2011Just spectacular. Huge congrats, Maitham, on this outstanding GRAND PRIZE WINNER. #9699515
Richard B. Hallick September 27, 2011Outstanding. Congratulations on the grand prize. Well-deserved! #9699531
Robert Jensen September 27, 2011Outstanding - straight into my favorites #9699695
Patrick Rouzes September 27, 2011Congratulations on your well-deserved Grand Prize Winner, Maitham! WTG! #9699862
Anna Diederich September 27, 2011Congrats! This is stunning! #9699915
Karen Celella September 27, 2011Congratulations on your stunning Grand Prize Winner! #9700044
Debra R. Harder September 27, 2011Huge congratulations, Maitham, on your OUTSTANDING GRAND PRIZE WINNER! This is truly an AMAZING image!! Deb #9700062
JO ANN CLEVELAND September 27, 2011One of the most outstanding Grand Prizes I have ever seen Maitham!
Very well deserved Grand Prize! Absolutely amazing!
jo ann c. #9700105
Bojan Bencic September 27, 2011Well deserved. Congratulations, Maitham! #9700206
Stacy Lankford September 27, 2011Congratulations! This is an amazing image. In my opinion this may be the best image I have seen on BetterPhoto ever!! #9700516
Kathleen K. Parker September 27, 2011Wonderful!!! Congratulations, Maitham!!
Steve M. Harrington September 27, 2011A brilliant image, Maitham! The tones and composition are extraordinary. Congratulations!
Lydia Williams September 27, 2011Fantastic image, Maitham! Congratulations! #9700608
Marijana Fajgl September 27, 2011Amazing capture, Maitham! Congratulations! #9700745
Gerri R. Jones September 27, 2011Most beautiful, congratulations Maitham!!! #9701123
Janet McNeil September 27, 2011Beautiful capture - amazing pov!! Congrats on your win!! #9701132
Maitham T. AlMisry September 27, 2011It is really great news I receive yesterday morning that my photo won the Grand Prize, definitely it is great feeling and so encouraging for more effort.
Kristi A. Howson September 27, 2011The moment I opened this one I knew it had to be a winner. Simply breathtaking. Congratulations Maitham
Evy Johansen September 27, 2011Awesome image!! BIG congratulations on your Grand Prize Win, Maitham! #9701750
Donna La Mattino Pagakis September 27, 2011Simply incredible work Maitham, an instant favorite. Outstanding that you won Grand Prize. Well done!!! #9701959
Debbie Bray September 28, 2011A hugely strong image, and beautifully done, Maitham! Congratulations!
Ellen Hodges September 28, 2011Huge congrats on a fantastic winner, Maitham!! #9702410
Paula Showen September 28, 2011Amazing...beautiful...dramatic! I love it. Great lighting, comp and DOF. Congratulations!!! #9703545
Maitham T. AlMisry September 28, 2011Kristi H, Evy J, Donna P, Debbie B, Ellen H and Paula S, thanks a lot for your time and congrats, good luck for you all. #9703661
Lindley Johnson September 29, 2011A very well-deserved Grand Prize for this incredible image! Huge congratultions, Maitham! #9705030
Monika Sapek September 29, 2011Many congratulations on your Grand Prize Win with this amazing capture, Maitham! Your point of view and B/W conversion make this image truly dramatic. #9705282
Millie A. Talarico September 29, 2011Outstanding capture and unique subject interest, congratulations, Maitham~~ #9705463
ALLEN O. HOWARD September 29, 2011congratulations! A fantastic Grand Prize Winner Maitham! #9705491
David M. Montero September 30, 2011The composition. light and clarity are fantastic. COngratulations on your Grand Prize selection Maitham! #9706853
Irene Colling September 30, 2011A truly stunning fine art photo. Congratulations on your most excellent image and well deserved Grand Prize.
Fantastic work Maitham. #9708329
Maitham T. AlMisry October 01, 2011Lindley R, Monika S, Millieanne T, Allen H, Dave M and Irene C,
Rona L. Schwarz October 01, 2011A truly spectacular image, brilliantly composed and executed... HUGE CONGRATULATIONS,Maitham, on this magnificent Grand Prize Winner! #9710078
Phyllis H. Burchett October 02, 2011Congrats on this fabulous Grand Prize winner!!! #9712108
Donna R. Moratelli October 03, 2011Congratulations Maitham! Excellent image! #9712531
Bill Houghton October 18, 2011Maitham, this is an awesome photo. Congratulations on your beautiful win. Have a great week, Bill
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Heather Loewenhardt October 20, 2011I am sorry to respond so late to this fantastic win. You must have died and gone to heaven when this image appeared on your camera or computer. The tones moving from dark to light lead the viewer through this dramatic scene. This is so well deserving of the grand prize. Congratulations! #9751221
Janice M. Borodezt October 23, 2011Outstanding capture.
Congratulations and well done. #9756000
Merna L. Nobile October 23, 2011Hello Maitham: This has to be a very special time for you, the hard work, knowing and believing in what your camera is showing you are the greatest reward and your work is evidence to that. Merna #9756907
Sharon Sawyer October 26, 2011Maitham, HUGE congratulations on your outstanding and well deserved August Grande Prize Winner!!! #9765301
Zita A. Strother February 09, 2012If there was a Grand Prize for all time then this image would have to be it!
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