... Etched in Stone

Uploaded: September 13, 2011 22:10:42


Exif: F Number: 6.3, Exposure Bias Value: -0.33, ExposureTime: 1/80 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 200, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 35.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 5D


Michelle Alton September 14, 2011

Beautifully done. #1408237

Joannie Bertucci level-classic September 14, 2011

Darryl, your image is just fanstastic! Really breath-taking and such a strong visual! #9670718

David Phalen September 14, 2011

Amazing light, comp, colors and textures!! Beautiful!! #9671318

Karen Slagle September 15, 2011

Too cool. Perfect for the theme, Darryl. I see 2 hearts. #9672501

Marilyn K. Lincecum level-classic September 15, 2011

Gorgeous...reminds me of our days at Lake Powell. Fantastic light, color, detail and texture. #9673054

JO ANN CLEVELAND October 06, 2011

Great find, awesome capture Darryl!

jo ann c. #9720433

Emile Abbott level-deluxe October 13, 2011

Excellent tones and textures and the foreground tree just makes this image special. Nicely composed Darryl #9732609

Carol Flisak level-addict October 19, 2011

Great vision beautifully captured, Darryl... wonderful comp and colors. Congrats on your finalist! #9746712

Emile Abbott level-deluxe October 19, 2011

Congratulations on this beautiful composed finalist, Darryl #9746741

October 19, 2011

Interesting shape of this bare tree. #9748264

Randy D. Dinkins level-deluxe October 20, 2011

Very nice find and capture; wonderful color. Congratulations! #9749948

JO ANN CLEVELAND October 20, 2011

Congrats on this wonderful finalist Darryl!

jo ann c. #9750274

Marilyn K. Lincecum level-classic October 20, 2011

I absolutely LOVE this one...Congratulations on a well deserved finalist and good luck in the next round!! #9750740

ALLEN O. HOWARD October 21, 2011

PERFECT!!! An excellent title as well Daryll! Congratulations!, Allen #9752693

Renee Doyle level-classic October 21, 2011

:-) I do think I remember this! BIG congratulations to you on this excellent capture and finalist Darryl!! #9753312

Joannie Bertucci level-classic October 22, 2011

Go Darryl, go Darryl! :-) Congrats on your "visual" finalist! #9754418

Mary K. Robison October 23, 2011

Congratulations on your beautiful Finalist, Darryl! Outstanding capture and composition. #9755976

Ken Smith level-classic October 24, 2011

That's pretty cool, Darryl....nice eye to spot this. And congrats on your finailst!! #9759952

Joannie Bertucci level-classic October 25, 2011

...and it is now complete! Congratulations Darryl on your golden award! #9760363

Mary K. Robison October 25, 2011

CONGRATULATIONS on your well earned Gold Winner, Darryl! #9760464

Renee Doyle level-classic October 25, 2011

WTG Buddy!!! Big congratulations to you! #9760556

Courtenay Vanderbilt October 25, 2011

Super Congrats, Darryl! #9760892

Emile Abbott level-deluxe October 25, 2011

So glad to see this well deserve winner with a gold badge, Darryl. Congratulations #9761620

Patrick Rouzes level-classic October 25, 2011

Glad to see this as a Winner, Darryl! CONGRATULATIONS! #9762193

Robert K. Bemus level-classic October 25, 2011

I love the detail and lighting on this. Huge congratulations on your well deserved Gold, Darryl!! #9763316

Stephen Zacker October 26, 2011

Great lighting and colors. Congratulations #9763672

Marilyn K. Lincecum level-classic October 26, 2011

As I have said before..I love this and am so happy to see it get the Gold !! Congratulations on a job well done !! #9764967

Darryl Wilkinson October 26, 2011

Thank you all for your kind comments and congrats' - I appreciate each and every one of them!

I also want to thank Barry and Renee Doyle for inviting and accompanying me on this photo shoot. That's where the Heart is!

Peace :) #9765264

JO ANN CLEVELAND October 27, 2011

Congratulations on this fabulous Gold 2nd Place Winner Darru;!

jo ann c. #9766316

David Phalen October 28, 2011

BIG Congrats on a fantastic Winner!! #9768666

Merna L. Nobile October 31, 2011

May your heart catch the joy of the moment and soar!
I am so happy for you!

Kristi A. Howson October 31, 2011

Congratulations Darryl on this beautiful. Very professional! #9775521

Keith L. Clayton November 04, 2011

Many congrats, Daryl!! Great images!! Love the earth colors #9784262

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic November 10, 2011

CONGRATZ on getting into the Winners' Circle, WTG!!!

UB. #9797195

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