Grand Opening

© Terry Cervi

Grand Opening

Uploaded: October 07, 2011 18:52:19


Canon EF 24-105mmL@32mm, F5.7, ISO160, 1/100, 1/160, 1/250
Allegany State Park, NY. Red House Lake area.
My hubby and I arrived in time for the sunrise but there was a heavy fog all around and it took some time for it to lift. When it finally did, it was a sight to behold!


Robert R. Goodman October 07, 2011

Hi Terry,WOW!!That is absolulety stunning my friend.Beautiful color and lighting,Sure wish we saw more fog like that in the valley!!!! #1413713

Julianne Bradford October 07, 2011

Wow! Love the fog and the greatt colors Terry! #9722787

Ann Coates level-classic October 07, 2011

The fog is a natural and beautiful frame for the golden colours of the trees. Simply perfection! #9722793

Avril Young October 07, 2011

it sure is stunning this three the fog and reflections...beautiful autumn colours.. #9722859

Stefania Barbier level-addict October 07, 2011

gorgeous mirrored capture! #9722928

Barbara Waldoch level-classic October 08, 2011

Perfecly beautiful, Terry! #9722966

Anita Hogue October 08, 2011

This is truly gorgeous, Terry! #9723078

Michelle Alton October 08, 2011

Brilliant capture when the "curtain" rose. Things are just beginning to "blush" here. #9723090

Marilyn Cornwell level-deluxe October 08, 2011

Truly beautiful! #9723133

Claudia Kuhn level-classic October 08, 2011

Gorgeous Terry! #9723181

Leslie McLain level-deluxe October 08, 2011

Stunning capture, fall colors, and reflections, Terry. #9723185

Nancy L. Green level-classic October 08, 2011

WOW Terry, this is SPECTACULAR!!!! I bet we see this beauty again, WTG!!! <>< #9723328

Tiia Vissak October 08, 2011

very beautiful! #9723610

Kirsten Kiki Kjaer level-classic October 08, 2011

Now that's the kind of fall image I dream of capturing! Soooooo beautiful, Terry. #9723646

Karen Celella level-deluxe October 08, 2011

Outstand capture, Terry! I hope we get lucky next weekend. #9723692

Renee Doyle level-classic October 08, 2011

WOW - just gorgeous Terry!! #9723750

Carol L. Fowler October 08, 2011

Certainly is the Grand Opening to Autumn color! Ours is just beginning. Your colors and reflections are just perfect! #9724058

Patrick Rouzes October 08, 2011

Captivating & gorgeous, Terry! #9724240

Deborah C. Lewinson level-addict October 08, 2011

So glad you stayed to capture this awesome image, Terry!

Debby #9724272

Carol Eade level-addict October 08, 2011

Incredibly beautiful, Terry, love the fog and fall colors with their reflections. #9724452

Marilyn K. Lincecum level-classic October 08, 2011

Gorgeous in every way..beautiful reflections. #9724499

Rona L. Schwarz October 08, 2011

Simply stunning and gorgeous and spectacular and...Fabulous rich colors, exquisite detail and clarity, wonderful moody fog and those incredible reflections - what more could you ask! Love this, Terry! #9724547

Amanda J. Tanner level-classic October 09, 2011

A perfect title for a perfect image! So Beautiful Terry. I can't wait for all the fall colors to appear here. Beautiful work. #9725024

Julie Burnett October 09, 2011

WOW, what a gorgeous sight!! Breathtaking capture, Terry!! #9725609

Susan Weisensel October 09, 2011

This is so gorgeous Terry, I can see this in the winners circle for sure. The dang wind took care of our fall colors this year. #9725699

Kathleen R. Struckle October 09, 2011

Gorgeous image Terry!! #9725775

Ellen Hodges October 09, 2011

Very fabulous and beautiful capture, Terry!! #9725902

R. J. Laudenbacher level-deluxe October 10, 2011

What a sight to have seen and to be about to capture Carol. Simply stunning! #9726922

Val Feldman level-deluxe October 10, 2011

A more gorgeous example of a mirrored capture, I never saw, Ms. T! My heart, my heart!! LOL! Well done, my friend - just gorgeous color! #9727121

Anita Hogue October 10, 2011

For sure a sight to behold! Absolutely love it! #9728182

Mary Dimitriw October 11, 2011

Amazing how the break and reflection of the clouds frame that color so perfectly!! Gorgeous Terry! #9728584

JO ANN CLEVELAND October 11, 2011

Totally gorgeous Terry, beautiful fall colors and reflection..

jo ann c. #9729661

Liz blahh October 11, 2011

Just beautiful! #9729886

Heather Loewenhardt level-deluxe October 11, 2011

Wonderful colouring and symmetry. The fog frames it beautifully. #9730016

Chris Schlosser October 12, 2011

Just STUNNING, Terry! Great POV, and the fog is wonderful.... #9730434

Mary Beth Aiello level-classic October 13, 2011

Spectacular, Terry. We'll definitely see this again.. and again. #9732551

Nadia Paul October 16, 2011

Just stunning Terry - wonderful light, colour, reflection and atmosphere - looks a winner to me! #9738078

Mary K. Robison October 24, 2011

Congratulations on this marvelous reflection photo being selected for POTD, Terry!
So undeniably deserved! #9758158

Tiia Vissak October 24, 2011

Congratulations! #9758183

Tammy M. Anderson level-deluxe October 24, 2011

Congrats on a stunning POTD, Terry. I think we will see this again. #9758205

Stefania Barbier level-addict October 24, 2011

Gorgeous PODT Terry, congratulations!!! #9758209

Debbie Bray October 24, 2011

Terry, congratulations on your POTD!! It's a real beauty!! #9758220

Katarina Mansson October 24, 2011

Fantastic picture - congratulations on your beautiful POTD Terry! #9758230

Chris Budny level-deluxe October 24, 2011

Big congratulations, Terry! What a beautiful capture! #9758236

Patricia A. Casey level-deluxe October 24, 2011

Magnificent capture Teri.....congratulations on the POTD...I think we'll see this one again...Cheers! =^..^= #9758237

Bill Foxworthy October 24, 2011

What a wonderful moment to capture Terry and it is absolutely beautiful. Congratulations on a superb POTD! #9758252

Lisa J. Boulden level-classic October 24, 2011

Big congratulations, Terri!
Such a beautiful view!
~♥~Lisa #9758277

Joy Rector October 24, 2011

congrats on the POTD #9758293

Courtenay Vanderbilt October 24, 2011

Simply gorgeous, Terry! Congratulations! #9758325

Gord MacEachern October 24, 2011

A sight to behold indeed Terry, big congrats on this well deserved POTD!! #9758335

Dominick M. Dimacale level-addict October 24, 2011

Congratulations Terry on your POTD Win!

Dominick #9758336

Leslie McLain level-deluxe October 24, 2011

Congrats on a stunning POTD, Terry. #9758351

Wendy Stevenson October 24, 2011

What a beauty!!! Congratulations on this gorgeous POTD Terri! Love that atmosphere!!!

Anita Hogue October 24, 2011

Just absolutely spectacular! Congratulations on your POTD!
Have a great day! #9758389

Christine Lobsinger level-classic October 24, 2011

Absolutely GORGEOUS! Gorgeous, GORGEOUS Terry!
Congratulations on your POtD...
Your caption fits PERFECTLY!
Such a beautiful way to start the day-
Smiling CHRiS #9758396

Kimber Wallwork-Heineman level-classic October 24, 2011

Outstanding image - Congratulations! #9758397

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic October 24, 2011

The colors are great but the fog really takes it over the top, Terry. CONGRATZ on the POTD!

UB. #9758403

JO ANN CLEVELAND October 24, 2011

Happy to see this got a POTD! I would not be surprised if we see this again Terry! Love it!

jo ann c. #9758423

Karen Celella level-deluxe October 24, 2011

Congratulations on your second award for this amazing landscape being chosen for POTD, and get ready to celebrate the rest that are on the way! #9758499

Tammy Espino October 24, 2011

Congrats on your potd :) Awesome!! #9758503

Bill Johnson October 24, 2011

Congrats on your POTD. #9758508

Susan D. Royce level-classic October 24, 2011

Congratulations Terri! It was worth the wait! #9758516

Avril Young October 24, 2011

love it Terry, this is so deserved... well done...fantastic capture!!! #9758523

Carla Capra Anderson level-classic October 24, 2011

Stunning image, Terry.
;) CC #9758569

Sharon F. Morris October 24, 2011

Beautiful image Terry. Congrats on your POTD. Love the colors, reflection and fog. Just perfect. :) #9758587

Val Feldman level-deluxe October 24, 2011

Absolutely beautiful - and so well-deserved, Ms. T!! Congratulations on a stunning POTD!! #9758609

Kathryn Wesserling October 24, 2011

My first experience in NY State Parks was here! What a beautiful moment (and worth the wait) for this image of yours. #9758622

Robert R. Goodman October 24, 2011

A big Congratulations my friend on this beautiful POTD!!!! #9758673

Kathy Cline October 24, 2011

Congratulations Terry on a well deserved award. I just want to go there and have a picnic. JUST BEAUTIFUL
Have a blessed day.

Julianne Bradford October 24, 2011

A big congratulations on this beautiful POTD Terry! Outstanding capture! #9758686

Nancy L. Green level-classic October 24, 2011

SO glad to see this beauty again!!! CONGRATULATIONS Terry, this is FANTASTIC!!! <>< #9758703

Andre Larose October 24, 2011

Really is spectacular. Nature really give us some very special scenes if we take the time to be at right place at right time.

André #9758710

Michael M. Petrizzo October 24, 2011

Congrats on potd Terry!! #9758726

Marilyn Cornwell level-deluxe October 24, 2011

Congratulations, Terry on POTD! #9758740

Rona L. Schwarz October 24, 2011

No wonder there were all those BP emails on a Terry photo in my mailbox!!! I'm a late riser as you know so just found this now! Super Congratulations on this marvelous POTD, one of my favorite autumn captures and a future winner, I'll bet! #9758785

Mitch Spence level-classic October 24, 2011

I love it when the fog does this sort of thing in the fall, Terry, and you had the perfect place and beautiful fall colors for the capture. Congratulations. #9758804

Patti Coblentz October 24, 2011

Beautiful and spectacular, Terry...congratulations on your POTD!! #9758811

Kay Beausoleil October 24, 2011

Congratulations, Terry, on your POTD for this superb image! #9758847

Daniella Puente October 24, 2011

Amazing!!! #9758850

Kathy Salerni level-classic October 24, 2011

Wowza, well worth the wait, Terry! Congratulations on this stunning POTD! #9758888

Heather Loewenhardt level-deluxe October 24, 2011

Congrats on redeiving POTD for this outstanding image Terry. #9758890

Debra R. Harder October 24, 2011

This is really GORGEOUS, Terry! Huge congratulations on your BEAUTIFUL POTD!! Deb #9758927

Jessica Jenney October 24, 2011

Congratulations, Terry on your gorgeous POTD! #9758973

Steve M. Harrington October 24, 2011

A wonderful POTD! Good on you, Terry!
Steve #9759008

Orsi October 24, 2011

WOOW!Beautiful!!Congratulations on the POTD,Terry!!! #9759081

Bojan Bencic level-classic October 24, 2011

Beautiful capture, Terry. Congratulations on your POTD! #9759121

Bunny Snow October 24, 2011

Stunningly beautiful, Terry with a perfect title. Nature unfolds beautifully after a storm and after the fog lifts when it's early or late in the day and the lighting is perfectly beautiful for textures. Being there early allowed you the time to set up and wait for the proper moment, which you did and you captured it perfectly as your creation shows.

Well done, Terry, and congratulations of you POTD! #9759146

Clyde P. Smith level-deluxe October 24, 2011

Perfect Fall relflection photo Terry. Congratulations on your POTD. #9759158

Jeffrey R. Bange October 24, 2011

Congratulations Terry on a well deserved and absolutely beautiful POTD, I'm sure we will be seeing this one again real soon. #9759175

Maria Coulson October 24, 2011

Terry, beautiful, congratulations! #9759214

Stanley C. Sims October 24, 2011

Your waiting paid off. A beautiful photo Terry. Congratulations on the POTD. #9759215

Maria Morrow October 24, 2011

Congratulations on your stunning POTD Terry ! #9759338

Ann Coates level-classic October 24, 2011

Congratulations on your beautiful POTD Terry. #9759361

Phyllis H. Burchett October 24, 2011

Big Congrats on this gorgeous POTD Terry! #9759434

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe October 24, 2011

Congrats Terry on this Beautiful POTD!! #9759491

Nancy de Flon October 24, 2011

Just stunning. Congrats on the POTD! #9759522

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-deluxe October 24, 2011

Wow, what a gorgeous view Terry. Congratulations on your POTD! #9759612

Nadia Paul October 24, 2011

Congratulations on your stunning POTD Terry! #9759713

Terry Cervi level-classic October 24, 2011

Thanks everyone for your comments on my POTD! Much appreciated! #9759744

Evy Johansen level-classic October 24, 2011

Wow... How beautiful, Terry! Big congratulations on your POTD! #9759827

Deborah C. Lewinson level-addict October 24, 2011

Congrat on your fabulous POTD, Terry! #9759835

R. J. Laudenbacher level-deluxe October 24, 2011

Whoo hooo Carol!!!!!! :) A great big congratulations to you on this beautiful POTD. The first of many gold badges to come its way for sure. Wonderful work my friend. #9759839

Ellen Hodges October 24, 2011

Huge congrats on a fabulous POTD, Terry!! #9760122

Susan Weisensel October 24, 2011

I just new this would get some kind of award, So Beautiful Terri, Congratulations on this Wonderful POTD. #9760199

Michael McCook level-classic October 25, 2011

Congrats Terri! This is a beautiful POTD!!! #9760536

Carol Teal October 25, 2011

Wow Terri! So beautiful and I just love the fog! Congrats on your very deserving POTD which I am sure we will see again soon! #9760660

Guy D. Biechele level-classic October 25, 2011

Congrats, Terry. Such a beautiful image!! #9760869

Kathleen R. Struckle October 25, 2011

Congrats on your stunning POTD Terry. #9761523

Richard D. Love October 25, 2011

Congratulations, Terry. Beautiful colors and reflections.

Rick #9761628

Julie Burnett October 25, 2011

OMG, Terry, CONGRATULATIONS!! #9762170

Louie Zaninovich October 26, 2011

Your timing was perfect for being in the right place at the right time! Beautiful setting, elements & great composition! Congrats on POTD! Louie #9764677

Marisol Pastor October 27, 2011

Stunning landscape! Sincere congratulations on the POTD! #9766463

Danny B. Head level-deluxe October 27, 2011

Congrats on a beautiful POTD! Sorry, I will miss you and Becky this weekend. The colors were still good yesterday in most places. #9766518

Shirley A. Kinney October 27, 2011

Awesome, Terry. Congratulations on your POTD. #9767059

Kirsten Kiki Kjaer level-classic October 28, 2011

HUGE congratulations, Terry. #9768514

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-deluxe November 06, 2011

Glorious colors, light, scenery and reflections Terry! Congratulations on your POTD! #9787475

Rona L. Schwarz November 16, 2011

Let me be the first to congratulate you on this marvelous Finalist, Terry! Definitely a fantastic, incredible capture. We will see it back with Gold, I'm sure! Super Congrats, my friend! #9808574

Tammy Espino November 16, 2011

Congrats on this awesome finalist!!!! #9808731

Ian M. Hill November 16, 2011

A stunning scene Terry,congratulations on this well deserved finalist. #9808871

Kathy Salerni level-classic November 16, 2011

Congrats on another great Finalist, Terry! Can you say "Winner"? #9808922

Bill Johnson November 16, 2011

Terry, Congrats on your awesome finalist! #9808998

Carol L. Fowler November 16, 2011

Gorgeous capture- congrats! #9809027

Heather Loewenhardt level-deluxe November 16, 2011

Congratulations on another finalist Terri. Just beautiful. Good luck. #9809083

Tammy M. Anderson level-deluxe November 16, 2011

Congrats on another beautiful finalit, Terry. #9809144

Ann Coates level-classic November 16, 2011

Congratulations on your outstanding finalist Terry. I'm picking that we will see this again, hope I'm right. #9809337

Robert R. Goodman November 16, 2011

LOL!Made off like a bandit this month.A big congratulations my friend.WTG Terry!!! #9809388

Phyllis H. Burchett November 16, 2011

BIG congrats Terry! #9809584

Val Feldman level-deluxe November 16, 2011

Can they give out two GP's in one month??? :) :) :) Both of your Finalists are made of the right stuff just for that, Ms. T!!! Again, huge congratulations on both of your wonderful and well-deserved Finalists!! #9809585

Craig D. Minton November 16, 2011

Nice, Terry!! Waiting for the fog to burn off really paid off. Congratulations! #9809599

Jeffrey R. Bange November 16, 2011

I told you Terry that we would be seeing this one again real soon, congratulations and best of luck in the next round. #9809615

Lindley Johnson level-classic November 16, 2011

Congratulations on your stunning POTD and finalist, Terry! This is breathtaking! #9809732

R. J. Laudenbacher level-deluxe November 16, 2011

No surprise here at all. WTG Carol....Congrats on your marvelous POTD. Hope to see it with yet another gold badge. #9809744

Mary Timman November 16, 2011

Congratulations on your fabulous finalist! Good Luck in the next round Terry! #9809893

Sheila D. Robertson November 16, 2011

Congratulations on a fantastic capture!! #9810014

Leslie McLain level-deluxe November 16, 2011

Congrats on a stunning finalist, Terry. #9810129

Lisa J. Boulden level-classic November 16, 2011

So nice to see this again.
Congratulations, Terry!
~♥~Lisa #9810164

Cecil Whitt level-classic November 16, 2011

Congrats on this lovely image, C. #9810235

Chris Schlosser November 16, 2011

Congratulations, Terry! This is so beautiful.... #9810480

Christine Lobsinger level-classic November 16, 2011

Chris #9810646

Deborah C. Lewinson level-addict November 16, 2011

Congrats on another gorgeous and excellent finalist, Terry! #9810745

Julianne Bradford November 16, 2011

Yay!! My favorite finalist! #9810773

November 16, 2011

Beautiful color and light. #9810796

Jack Gaskin November 16, 2011

Congrats AGAIN LOL as your in-box must be overflowing ;o)

Jack #9810804

Renee Doyle level-classic November 16, 2011

Congratulations on this most deserving finalist Terry!! #9811049

Ellen Hodges November 16, 2011

Huge congrats and very best luck on your awesome finalists, Terry!!! WTG!!! #9811075

Marilyn K. Lincecum level-classic November 16, 2011

Beautiful reflections..Congratulations on a well deserved finalist. #9811249

Patti Coblentz November 16, 2011

Congratulations on this stunning finalist, Terry!! #9811279

Stefania Barbier level-addict November 16, 2011

WTG congratulations on your finalist Terry!!! #9811318

Debbie Bray November 16, 2011

Terry, a very beautiful reflection, congratulations on your finalist!! #9811556

Nadia Paul November 17, 2011

Congrats on this stunning finalist Terry! #9811664

Julie Burnett November 17, 2011

As Becky said, no surprise here, just waiting for the next round! Congratulations on this well deserved finalist, Terry!! #9812110

Guy D. Biechele level-classic November 17, 2011

Such a beautiful image! Congrats, Terry! #9812302

Danny B. Head level-deluxe November 17, 2011

Finalist and POTD! Congrats! #9812514

Ann H. Belus level-deluxe November 17, 2011

Another fantastic finalist, Terry...congratulations! #9812981

David Hurt November 17, 2011

WTG congratulations on your finalist #9813107

David Hurt November 17, 2011

WTG congratulations on your finalist #9813108

JO ANN CLEVELAND November 17, 2011

Congratulations on your awesome finalist
Terry, you are having a great month girl...go for the gold!!

jo ann c. #9813285

Mitch Spence level-classic November 17, 2011

Congratulations on this beauty and on your finalists, Terry. #9813337

Mary Dimitriw November 17, 2011

A double congrats Terry, I missed your POTD! It's another spectacular Finalist as well. #9813389

Courtenay Vanderbilt November 17, 2011

So beautiful Terry! Congratulations on your Finalist! #9814267

Carol Eade level-addict November 17, 2011

Congratulations on your very beautiful finalist, Terry! #9814722

Amy M. Wilson November 17, 2011

Big congratulations on your stunning capture... a beautiful POTD and Finalist, Terry!! #9814898

Amanda J. Tanner level-classic November 19, 2011

Congratulations Terry on this beautiful POTD and Finalist!. #9818598

Freddy Bland November 19, 2011

Fantastic work here, Terry! Many congratulations on POTD!!! #9819610

Karen Celella level-deluxe November 21, 2011

I knew we would see this again. Congratulations on your finalist award, Terry! #9822779

Merna L. Nobile November 28, 2011

You’re the kind of person who makes the world a better, brighter place…You worked hard for this, you made it happen, and you have a right to be proud. So enjoy these satisfying moments; you deserve every one! Merna

Patricia A. Casey level-deluxe September 12, 2012

Wonderful Terry...this was the second in the NYC & NYS collection....both were absolutely winners! #10319567

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