Nesting Place

© Patti Coblentz

Nesting Place

Uploaded: February 27, 2012


A little island on the pond where the geese annually lay their eggs.

Exif: F Number: 8, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 10/500 seconds, Flash: did not fire., ISO: 200, White balance: Manual white balance, FocalLength: 270.00 mm, Model: NIKON D300S


Robert R. Goodman level-addict February 28, 2012

Hi Patricia,That is a fantastic capture my friend.Stunning image!!!!! #1446154

Joy Rector February 28, 2012

excellent shot #10010404

Monnie Ryan February 28, 2012

Just gorgeous, Patti - the lighting and composition are perfect! #10010566

Julianne Bradford February 28, 2012

Such a beauty Patti! #10011296

Kathy Salerni level-classic February 28, 2012

Stunning capture, Patti! I love the comp and the reflection is awesome! #10012120

Bob Cournoyer level-classic February 28, 2012

Great comp!!!! #10012277

Thomas E. Hinds February 28, 2012

Beautiful in every way, Patti! #10012536

Joanna Madloch February 29, 2012

Love colors and comp, Patti. #10013296

Leslie McLain level-deluxe February 29, 2012

Beautiful capture and reflections, Patti. #10013342

Patti Coblentz February 29, 2012

Thanks very much everyone! #10013372

Terry A. Stoa level-classic February 29, 2012

I love reflections - and this is perfection! Nice shot. #10014274

Patrick Rouzes level-classic February 29, 2012

Beautiful tones, clarity, reflections & touch of golden light, Patti! WTG, my friend! #10014571

Patti Coblentz February 29, 2012

Thank you Terry, and Patrick! #10014577

Emile Abbott level-deluxe March 01, 2012

Amazing capture and love the reflections Patti. #10015807

Heather Loewenhardt level-deluxe March 02, 2012

The composition with this fabulous reflection is outstanding Patti. #10017284

Yulianto Soeroso March 02, 2012

how beautiful catch and color so artistic and pus reflection

Patti Coblentz March 02, 2012

Thanks very much Emile, Heather, and Julianto! #10017794

Jill Odice level-classic March 03, 2012

The reflection makes the shot ! Beautiful image! #10019527

Phyllis H. Burchett March 05, 2012

Lovely capture and reflection Patti!!! #10022817

Reynaldo D. Reyes level-classic March 06, 2012

I'm glad you saw and captured this Patricia, it is so fascinating. Love the composition with the awesome relections on the water. So outstanding. #10025644

Marijana Fajgl level-classic March 08, 2012

What a great capture, Patricia! Fantastic composition and reflections! #10029179

Nikki McDonald level-classic March 12, 2012

I keep seeing this on favorites lists, Patti, and I love it! I was out of town when you posted, so I missed it and just never took a minute to come in and tell you how beautiful I think it is. I would print this in a heartbeat -- would make a gorgeous canvas wrap, I think. #10035069

Karen Celella level-deluxe March 21, 2012

Beautiful tones and light, Patti! #10048599

Heather Loewenhardt level-deluxe March 25, 2012

Congratulations on this outstanding finalist Patti. Good luck in the final round. #10054140

Tammy Espino March 25, 2012

Congrats on this awesome finalist!! :) #10054262

Kathy Salerni level-classic March 25, 2012

Big congrats on your well deserved Finalist, Patti! #10054294

Robert R. Goodman level-addict March 25, 2012

A big Congratulations on your beautiful finalist my friend!!!! #10054328

Kay E. Mahoney level-classic March 25, 2012

Congratulations on your finalist. Good luck in the next round. #10054514

JO ANN CLEVELAND March 25, 2012

Congratulations on this awesome finalist

jo ann c. #10054566

Liz blahh March 25, 2012

Beautiful,congratulations on your finalist! #10054858

Ann Coates level-classic March 25, 2012

Congratulations on your beautiful finalist. #10055053

Laura E. Swan level-classic March 25, 2012

How wonderful that we can see into their world and to their very special and safe place to have their babies! Such beautiful reflections here, too, Patti!

On Your Well Deserved Finalist!!! :D Good Luck In the Next Round!

-Laura :) #10055250

Merna L. Nobile March 25, 2012

What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.
Congratulations! Merna

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic March 25, 2012

Great to see this again, Patti. My fave of your Feb entries, good luck, seemed destined for golden glory!

UB. #10055547

Patti Coblentz March 25, 2012

Thank you very much, everyone...I appreciate it!! #10055553

Carol Quina level-classic March 25, 2012

Congratulations Patti! #10055681

Katarina Mansson March 25, 2012

Natural beauty at it´s best. Congratulations Patti! #10055741

Graham Robards level-classic March 26, 2012

Congratulations Patti! I knew I would see this one AGAIN! Best of luck for the next round!


Stefania Barbier level-addict March 26, 2012

beautiful finalist, congratulations Patti!!! #10056021

Ellen Hodges level-deluxe March 26, 2012

Huge congrats and very best luck on an awesome finalist, Patti!! #10056210

Stephen Zacker March 26, 2012

Super lighting and reflections. Congratulations #10056295

Jean-Pierre Ducondi level-classic March 26, 2012

Congratulations on your wonderful finalit Patti.
JP #10056296

Lorna Shutter March 26, 2012

This is so beautiful, Patti Cake!!! CONGRATULATIONS on your well-deserved Finalist Award!!!!! Good Luck in the next round!!!!! :)
Photobucket #10056471

Carol Eade level-addict March 26, 2012

Congratulations on your beautiful finalist, Patricia! #10056693

Amanda D. Austwick level-classic March 26, 2012

Patti, I love your Canadian Geese shots and Congratulations! #10056763

Patti Coblentz March 26, 2012

Thank you very much! #10056804

Thomas E. Hinds March 26, 2012

WTG, Patti! Congratulations on this beautiful Finalist! #10056807

Patti Coblentz March 26, 2012

Thank you, nice to see you back!


Michele Peterson level-classic March 26, 2012

Congratulations Patti, on this beautiful finalist!! #10057659

March 26, 2012

Wonderful environmental portrait #10057900

Claudine Grove March 26, 2012

Congratulations on the Beautiful finalist. Good luck in the next round. #10057904

Patti Coblentz March 26, 2012

Thank you very much Michele, Judges (!!), and Claudine! #10057985

Julianne Bradford March 26, 2012

The judges are to see this wonderful environment as well as the animal Patricia..congrats!! #10057995

Emile Abbott level-deluxe March 26, 2012

Congrats on a great finalist, Patti #10057999

Tammy M. Anderson level-deluxe March 26, 2012

Beautiful comp. and light, Patti. Congrats on your gorgeous finalist! #10058146

Patti Coblentz March 26, 2012

Thanks so much Julianne, Emile, and Tammy! #10058193

Patrick Rouzes level-classic March 26, 2012

Congratulations & good luck on this deserving finalist, Patti! #10058233

Marijana Fajgl level-classic March 26, 2012

Glad to see this one as a finalist, Patricia, it is really remarkable and special. Big congratulations! #10058440

Reynaldo D. Reyes level-classic March 26, 2012

Congratulations on this deserving finalist Patricia. Hope to see this in the Winning circle. It is so commendable. #10059068

Patti Coblentz March 26, 2012

Thanks so much Patrick, Marijana, and Rey! #10059178

Phyllis H. Burchett March 26, 2012

BIG congrats Patti!!! #10059227

Carol L. Fowler March 26, 2012

Beautiful! Congrats #10059854

Rona L. Schwarz March 26, 2012

Love this capture, Patti! Spectacular lighting and marvelous reflections on your pond - and of course, I love the goose! Superb composition and very worthy of more gold! CONGRATULATIONS on your outstanding FINALIST and Good luck in the next round! #10059951

Patricia A. Casey level-deluxe March 27, 2012

Spectacular reflection shot....beautiful.....congratulations on Finalist...I bet we see this one again! Cheers, =^..^= #10060990

Randall J. Scholten March 27, 2012

This is an exceptional image! Lots of potential here! Good luck! #10061183

David M. Montero March 27, 2012

Congratulations on your finalist selection Patricia! #10061688

John Connolly March 27, 2012

Congratulations on your finalist award Patricia, it is well deserved! #10061726

Karen Celella level-deluxe March 31, 2012

Congratulations on your fabulous finalsit, Patti! #10068621

Emile Abbott level-deluxe November 01, 2012

Outstanding reflections and well deserved finalist Patti. #10399528

Patti Coblentz November 01, 2012

Thank you very much! #10399964

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