Ironwood Sunset

Uploaded: July 14, 2012 08:36:36


N&L.Ironwood and the old man at North Mountain.The BG is a Monsoon thunderstorm moving from the southeast toward North Mountain.That
direction is what we call along the corridor!!!!!


frank w. degenhardt July 14, 2012

You be careful out there my friend with them storms. Be safe.
This one had to go to my favorites as the second my eyes laid on it, I was so taken in by the combination of danger and beauty. What a dramatic, from another world look you have here my friend. Love the cactus and the deadwood, such a hostile place. I sure hope the judges take this all the way to the gold. It darn well deserves it my friend.
Enjoy the weekend, take care. #1474799

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe July 14, 2012

The power of nature - Excellent pov, capture and info! #10229001

Tammy M. Anderson level-deluxe July 14, 2012

Love the light and tones, Bobby. Kinda of eerie but beautiful too. #10229009

Carol L. Fowler July 14, 2012

Love the mood and lighting here. A fav!! #10229042

Amalia Sylvia Arriaga Salinas level-classic July 14, 2012

Wonderful composition and lighting Bobby!,
Amalia #10229083

Lorna Shutter July 14, 2012

Photobucket Wow! I love the surreal feel of this image, Bobby! The lighting and the Monsoon moving along the corridor make this a spectacular capture! I love it!!! Hope the judges do too! Awesome work, my friend! :) #10229100

Bojan Bencic level-classic July 14, 2012

WOW! The light on this one is superb, Bobby. I'm with Lorna - ding, ding. #10229129

Jack Gaskin July 14, 2012

GREAT CAPTURE of Mother Nature looking P^##@&

You be careful out there and don't get Hit w/a Bolt
don't want to see the Crazy Storm Shooter on the 11PM News look like a charcoal brickettookin... or worse.

Jack #10229168

Nancy L. Green level-classic July 14, 2012

LOVE the tones and lighting here Bobby, VERY well done!! <>< #10229233

John Connolly July 14, 2012

I am pretty much with Jack on this one Bobby, that sky looks deadly! A wonderful capture of nature misbehaving! #10229248

Robert R. Goodman July 14, 2012

Thank you Frank,Jeff,Tammy,Carol,Analia,Lorna,Bojan,Jack,Nancy and John. #10229279

Wm Nosal July 14, 2012

Wonderful Image, Bobby! #10229418

Dayna Cain level-classic July 14, 2012

This is such an amazing image. Powerful, dramatic and beautiful. Wow! #10229460

Robert R. Goodman July 14, 2012

Thank you Wm and Dayna. #10229471

Stephen Zacker July 14, 2012

That light is truly amazing! Fantastic shot, Bobby #10229542

Ellen Hodges July 14, 2012

What a cool and moody capture, Bobby!! Wow detail. Feel like I am standing right there!!! #10229577

Robert R. Goodman July 14, 2012

Thank you Stephen and Ellen. #10229627

Liz blahh July 14, 2012

This is quite beautiful Bobby! I would love to paint this. #10229684

Mary K. Robison July 15, 2012

First reaction, Bobby: a gorgeous painting in a London museum. The muted colors, the light...absolutely stunning!
(Take care Out There in Monsoonland!) #10229795

Mary Dimitriw level-deluxe July 15, 2012

Wow Bobby the lighting and comp are truly outstanding! Has such a mystical feel. #10229863

Monnie Ryan July 15, 2012

Amazing capture, Bobby! #10229895

Robert R. Goodman July 15, 2012

Thank you Liz,Mary,Mary and Monnie. #10230286

Joy Rector July 15, 2012

love this shot #10230345

Amanda J. Tanner level-classic July 15, 2012

Hi Bobby, The lighting is so beautiful! This would be beautiful framed and hanging. I love it! Be careful out in bad weather. My mother got struck by lighting 2 years ago. She survived, but spent a long time in a nursing home to be rehabilitated to be able to walk and talk again. #10230377

Lydia Williams level-classic July 15, 2012

Wow, what an image. Beautiful..., but mysterious! :) #10230471

Claudia Kuhn level-classic July 15, 2012

Dramatic sky Bobby, wonderful desert image #10230532

Ann H. Belus level-deluxe July 15, 2012

Wow is right! Absolutely fantastic....great job in capturing the mood and feel of this display of nature on the Arizona high desert. I miss it; we haven't been able to get up to our place there this year. Hoping to go in a couple of weeks. #10230533

Terry Cervi level-deluxe July 15, 2012

Wow!! Bobby, this is just stunning, my friend!! That light is to die for! Gorgeous work!! #10230623

David Phalen July 15, 2012

WOWZA!! The combination of light and thunderstorm combine for a slightly eerie and very beautiful image!! #10230668

Robert R. Goodman July 15, 2012

Thank you Joy,Amanda,Lydia,Claudia,Ann,Terry and David. #10230698

Tammy Espino July 15, 2012

A grand prize capture to me :) Get out there and get some road runner & Hummer shost! And yes we got a spit of rain ,just enough to make it miserable with humidity! Ugh..bring on more rain! #10230832

Avril Young July 16, 2012

You are a very brave man Bobby...hope you stay safe and dont get into any danger..
Outstanding photography,light and full of drama!! well done! #10231059

Debbie Bray July 16, 2012

Unreal!! What a fabulous image, Bobby!! My jaw has dropped! A huge fave for me! #10231099

Robert R. Goodman July 16, 2012

Thank you Avril and Debbie!!!! #10231325

Robert R. Goodman July 16, 2012

Thank you Sabrina. #10232151

JO ANN CLEVELAND July 17, 2012

Outstanding macro Bobby! Well done!
You need to frame these two, they are sooo cool!

jo ann c. #10233162

Robert R. Goodman July 17, 2012

Thank you Jo Ann. #10233384

Emile Abbott level-classic July 17, 2012

Drama in the foreground and in the sky. Be safe Bobby. Love seeing this old guy again. #10233691

Robert R. Goodman July 17, 2012

Thank you Emile. #10233824

Anthony G. Comella July 19, 2012

One word Bobby - SUPERB!!!!!!!!!!!! #10236329

Robert R. Goodman July 19, 2012

Thank you Anthony. #10236555

Gord MacEachern July 24, 2012

A winner in my book Bobby! #10242542

Robert R. Goodman July 24, 2012

Thank you Gord. #10242548

Phyllis A. Houghton August 01, 2012

Your lighting is fabulous - ominous sky with magical light coming through. Great shot, Bobby. Thinking of you earlier shooting cars. First too much glare from sun, & later it was too dark. next time! #10259330

Robert R. Goodman August 02, 2012

Thank you Phyllis. #10260040

Tamara K. Walker level-classic August 28, 2012

Gorgeous light, congratulations. #10294693

Bojan Bencic level-classic August 29, 2012

This one was an easy choice, Bobby. We should see it again soon. Congratulations on your finalist. #10294793

Jack Gaskin August 29, 2012


Jack #10294825

Randy D. Dinkins level-classic August 29, 2012

Great capture; wonderful tone and feel. Congratulations!! #10294958

Marijana Fajgl August 29, 2012

Huge congratulations on your amazing finalist, Bobby! Good luck! #10295051

Lorna Shutter August 29, 2012

What did I tell ya?! I knew we'd see this one again! CONGRATULATIONS on your well-deserved Finalist Award, Bobby!!!!! WTG, my friend!!! :)
Photobucket #10295232

Susan Williams August 29, 2012

Congratulations, Bobby! Amazing work! #10295469

Chris Schlosser August 29, 2012

Beautiful capture, Bobby! Congratulations on your finalist! #10295787

Emile Abbott level-classic August 29, 2012

I told you we would see this Old Man again. Huge TEXAS Congratulations on this awesome finalist, Bobby. #10295804

Cyn Valentine August 29, 2012

Beautiful Bobby..congrats on your finalist!! #10295840

Wm Nosal August 29, 2012

Congratulations Bobby! #10295915

Liz blahh August 29, 2012

Congrats on your finalist Bobby! #10296093

Ann H. Belus level-deluxe August 29, 2012

Huge congrats on this super finalist, Bobby! #10296171

Phyllis A. Houghton August 29, 2012

Congratulations on your terrific finalist, Bobby!! #10296258

Tammy M. Anderson level-deluxe August 29, 2012

Congrats on an outstanding finalist, Bobby. #10296304

Carol L. Fowler August 29, 2012

Go for the GOLD!!!

Nancy L. Green level-classic August 29, 2012

CONGRATULATIONS Bobby on this AMAZING finalist, WTG!! <>< #10296546

Agnes Fegan level-deluxe August 29, 2012

Congrats on your beautiful finalist Bobby! #10297332

Tammy Espino August 29, 2012

Congrats on your awesome finalist,yay Bobby! #10297399

Heather Loewenhardt level-classic August 29, 2012

Love that sultry sky Bobby. Congrats on your finalist award. #10298077

Teresa Moore August 29, 2012

Congratulations on this beautiful finalist. #10298128

Ellen Hodges August 30, 2012

Huge congrats on a stunning finalist, Bobby!! Very best luck!!! #10298753

Lydia Williams level-classic August 30, 2012

Congratulations, Bobby on this beautiful, mysterious image...Glad to see it here. #10298783

Patrick Rouzes level-classic August 30, 2012

CONGRATS & good luck, once again, Bobby!

Linda L. Ruiz August 30, 2012


Daniella Puente August 30, 2012

GREAT capture Bobby, congrats! #10300314

David M. Montero August 30, 2012

Congratulations on your Finalist selection Bobby! You're getting a reputation - a good one! #10300547

John Rivera level-deluxe August 31, 2012

Congrats on your great finalist! #10301290

Phyllis H. Burchett August 31, 2012

WOW amazing light you've captured Bobby, big congrats! #10302045

Mary K. Robison August 31, 2012

CONGRATULATIONS on this gorgeous and well earned Finalist, Bobby, and best of luck to you in the next round!

P.S. Please move this to the front of your gallery!

Ellen Hodges August 31, 2012

Huge congrats on this wonderful and soooooo well deserved winner, Bobby!!! #10302387

Lorna Shutter August 31, 2012

Woo Hoo!!! CONGRATULATIONS on your 2nd Place Win, Bobby!!!!! WTG, my friend!!! :)
Photobucket #10302392

Kathy Salerni level-classic August 31, 2012

Huge congrats on your winning Gold, Bobby! #10302402

Tammy M. Anderson level-deluxe August 31, 2012

Congrats Bobby on a great winner. #10302470

Tammy Espino August 31, 2012

Way to go my friend, Congrats on the gold!!! :) #10302508

Susan Williams August 31, 2012

Congratulations, Bobby! This is fabulous news!!! #10302621

frank w. degenhardt August 31, 2012

Congratulations on this beauty being in the Winners Circle my friend. Way to go. #10302767

Bojan Bencic level-classic September 01, 2012

Well done, Bobby. Congratulations on your win. #10302893

Linda D. Lester level-classic September 01, 2012

Congratulations on your win!!! #10302935

Anita Hogue September 01, 2012

How did I miss this gorgeous image! Congratulations on your win, bobby! #10303082

Lydia Williams level-classic September 01, 2012

GRRREAT!!! Congratulations on your gold, Bobby! #10303115

Kay E. Mahoney level-classic September 01, 2012

Congratulations on your second place winner, Bobby. #10303203

Claudia Kuhn level-classic September 01, 2012

Congratulations on your wonderful dramatic winner Bobby! #10303265

John Rivera level-deluxe September 01, 2012

Congratulations Bobby on your Winner! #10303305

JO ANN CLEVELAND September 01, 2012

Congratulations on this Gold Winner Bobby, I just loved this!!

jo ann c. #10303316

Monnie Ryan September 01, 2012

It was a favorite for me right from the start! Congratulations, Bobby! #10303339

R. J. Laudenbacher level-classic September 01, 2012

WTG Bobby!!!! Congrats on this fabulous winner. BEAUTIFUL!!!!! #10303362

Amanda J. Tanner level-classic September 01, 2012

Congratulations Bobby! I knew this was a winner. So Beautiful! #10303419

Emile Abbott level-classic September 01, 2012

Congrats Bobby on this fantastic winner. #10303442

Val Feldman level-classic September 01, 2012

A magical moment. It all came together perfectly, Mr. Bobby, and you were ready for it and captured it superbly. Warmest congratulations, my friend, on a beautiful and well-deserved Gold Win! #10303513

Wm Nosal September 01, 2012

Congratulations Again Bobby! #10303523

David Phalen September 01, 2012

HUGE Congrats on a fabulous Winner!! #10303776

Terry Cervi level-deluxe September 01, 2012

WoooHooo, Bobby!!! WTG, my friend! Congrats on your beautiful win! #10303837

Marijana Fajgl September 01, 2012

Huge congratulations on your well deserved gold, my friend! #10303958

Carol L. Fowler September 01, 2012

So glad this won- it is well deserved!!! #10304569

Carla Capra Anderson September 01, 2012

Beautiful image. Congratulations on your win!!! #10304605

Mary K. Robison September 02, 2012

Congratulations on your totally deserved Gold Winner, Bobby!
From Day One, a great many of us saw this scene with the magical lighting as a Winner, and said so. It's nice to be psychic! ;-D #10304789

Eivor Kuchta September 02, 2012

What a wonderful scene. Yes, it's magical. Big congratulations on winning gold here, Bobby! So well deserved!

Patricia A. Casey level-deluxe September 02, 2012

Have to love Monsoon Season in Arizona! Great capture Bobby....Cheers on a wonderful photo & win! #10305621

Patricia A. Casey level-deluxe September 02, 2012

Have to love Monsoon Season in Arizona! Great capture Bobby....Cheers on a wonderful photo & win! #10305622

Phyllis H. Burchett September 02, 2012

BIG congrats on this stunning winner Bobby!!! #10305989

Danny B. Head September 03, 2012

Beautiful stormy background. Congrats! #10306711

Dayna Cain level-classic September 03, 2012

Congrats on your win! #10307041

Mary Beth Aiello level-classic September 03, 2012

Gorgeous, Bobby. Huge congrats. #10307382

Gail Vitikacs level-classic September 04, 2012

Beautiful winner! #10308610

David M. Montero September 09, 2012

A belated but sincere congratulations on your super win Bobby! #10315932

Amanda J. Tanner level-classic October 05, 2012

I knew this would be a winner! Congratulations Bobby! I love this image! #10356423

isabel C. Zepeda level-classic October 05, 2012


What a beautiful picture and well deserve win :)
Is never to late to say im happy for you



Gord MacEachern October 07, 2012

No surprise here Bobby super winner my friend!! #10359352

Nancy L. Green level-classic October 07, 2012

CONGRATULATIONS Bobby on this wonderful winner, WTG!! <>< #10359440

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