Catching Some Rays

© Priscilla J. Burgers

Catching Some Rays

Uploaded: February 18, 2013


Trumpeter swan enjoying the thermal waters of the Madison River at Yellowstone National Park. The trumpeter swan is the largest waterfowl.
Category: Animals

Exif: f/6.3, 1/800 second, ISO 200, Focal Length 400mm


Nancy J. Jarrett February 18, 2013

Beautiful lighting, Priscilla. congrats. #1515429

Priscilla J. Burgers February 19, 2013

Thank you, Nancy. #10574875

Chris Budny level-deluxe February 27, 2013

What a beauty! Congratulations! #10587724

Patti Coblentz February 27, 2013

Beautiful lighting and capture of graceful movement, Priscilla! Congratulations on your POTD! #10587735

Katarina Mansson February 27, 2013

Congratulations on your fantastic and beautiful POTD Priscilla! #10587736

Joy Rector February 27, 2013

congrats on the POTD #10587763

Richard M. Waas February 27, 2013

Fabulous... I love the backlit bird. I can feel the morning. Congrats on a well deserved POTD!! #10587779

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic February 27, 2013

Gorgeous pose and stunning light here, Priscilla. CONGRATZ on the POTD!

UB. #10587821

JO ANN CLEVELAND February 27, 2013

Absolutely beautiful! Congrats on the POTD!

jo ann c. #10587851

Susan D. Royce level-classic February 27, 2013

Gorgeous light! Congratulations on your POTD :-) #10587859

Donna La Mattino Pagakis February 27, 2013

So elegant, gorgeous light and a beautiful bird! Congrats! #10587867

Susan Williams February 27, 2013

Congratulations on this beautiful POTD, Priscilla! #10587883

Nancy Marie Ricketts February 27, 2013

Wow, Priscilla, HUGE congratulations on your beautiful POTD!!! #10587898

Bojan Bencic level-classic February 27, 2013

Glorious light. Congratulations on your POTD, Priscilla! #10587916

Kathryn Wesserling February 27, 2013

Oh, Wow! #10587923

Lana Arcemont February 27, 2013

Congratulations on your POTD! #10587966

Lucy Abrao level-classic February 27, 2013

POTD! Congrats, Priscilla.
Lucy #10587984

Pamela K. Barrett February 27, 2013

Beautiful light. Perfect timing. #10588014

Nancy L. Green level-classic February 27, 2013

CONGRATULATIONS Pricilla on your wonderful POTD, this is EXQUISITE!!! <>< #10588035

Colleen Sternberger February 27, 2013

Congratulations Priscilla! Beautiful light and capture. Well deserved POTD! #10588042

Priscilla J. Burgers February 27, 2013

Thank you, everyone, for your kind comments. #10588058

Karen E. Baumann February 27, 2013

So beautiful!!!! Love the color shades with the morning light, and your timing was perfect! #10588079

Nikki McDonald level-classic February 27, 2013

I cannot imagine more gorgeous lighting for this beautiful creature and as Karen and Pam have said, your timing was perfect. Congratulations on the POTD, Priscilla. #10588088

Amanda D. Austwick level-classic February 27, 2013

Love the lighting as others have said; it makes it so beautiful! Congratulations Priscilla on your well deserved POTD! #10588162

Lisa B. North February 27, 2013

Simply gorgeous!!! Congrats on POTD! #10588167

John D. Roach level-addict February 27, 2013

Just grand! #10588215

Anita Hogue February 27, 2013

Oh just absolutely stunning, Priscilla! Congratulations on your POTD! #10588224

Craig W. Myers level-addict February 27, 2013

Beautiful image; excellent framing. Congratulations. #10588375

Priscilla J. Burgers February 27, 2013

Thank you for the kind comments. #10588385

Phyllis A. Houghton February 27, 2013

Beautiful! Congrats!!!! #10588432

Emile Abbott level-deluxe February 27, 2013

Gorgeous and great timing Priscilla and congrats on POTD #10588434

Rona L. Schwarz February 27, 2013

WOW! This a beauty, Pris!! Fantastic timing and light. Super Congrats on this outstanding POTD!

Priscilla J. Burgers February 27, 2013

Thank you very much. #10588857

Heather Loewenhardt level-deluxe February 27, 2013

Congratulations on this outstanding POTD! #10588919

Maria Coulson February 27, 2013

Gorgeous light, congratulations!! #10588922

Karen Celella February 27, 2013

Congratulations on your stunning POTD, Priscilla! #10589023

Priscilla J. Burgers February 27, 2013

Thank you, everyone. #10589048

Mary K. Robison February 28, 2013

Superb, elegant image, Priscilla ~
Congratulations on your POTD! #10589176

Ellen Hodges February 28, 2013

Congrats on a gorgeous POTD!! #10589383

Lindley Johnson level-classic February 28, 2013

Gorgeous light and perfect timing. Congratulations on your terrific POTD, Priscilla. #10589677

Andre Larose February 28, 2013

Congratulations on this lovely capture! #10590309

Jeffrey R. Bange February 28, 2013

Congratulations Priscilla on this well deserved POTD. #10590512

Sylvia Rourke level-classic March 02, 2013

A belated congrats on your POTD...beautiful lighting and great comp. #10593761

Priscilla J. Burgers March 02, 2013

Thank you very much. #10593806

Mariann Kovats level-classic March 03, 2013

This is absolutely gorgeous capture with fantastic lighting! Huge congrats on your POTD and hope we'll see this again, Priscilla! #10595040

Priscilla J. Burgers March 03, 2013

Thank you, Mariann. #10595043

Debra R. Harder March 16, 2013

This image is amazing, Priscilla! Huge congratulations on your excellent POTD!! #10612194

Priscilla J. Burgers March 16, 2013

Thank you very much, Debra. #10612232

Renee Doyle March 27, 2013

Congratulations on this wonderful finalist Priscilla!!!! Beautiful lighting! #10626847

Nancy Marie Ricketts March 27, 2013

Congratulations, Priscilla, on your gorgeous finalist! #10626865

Priscilla J. Burgers March 27, 2013

Thank you, Renee and Marie. #10627015

Jeffrey R. Bange March 27, 2013

Congratulations Priscilla on your finalist photo and best of luck in the next round. #10628349

Priscilla J. Burgers March 27, 2013

Thank you, Jeffrey. #10628366

Sylvia Rourke level-classic March 28, 2013

Congrats on your beautiful finalist Priscilla #10628907

Susan Williams March 28, 2013

Congratulations, Priscilla. Love this! #10629195

Priscilla J. Burgers March 28, 2013

Thank you, Sylvia and Susan. #10629389

Amanda D. Austwick level-classic March 28, 2013

Congratulations on your Finalist Priscilla! I hope it goes higher! #10629988

Priscilla J. Burgers March 28, 2013

Thank you, Amanda. #10629998

Lucy Abrao level-classic March 28, 2013

Finalist...congratulations, Priscilla.
Lucy #10630738

Priscilla J. Burgers March 28, 2013

Thank you, Lucy. #10630992

Richard D. Love March 30, 2013

Congratulations, Priscilla. Beautiful light and reflections!

Rick #10634555

Priscilla J. Burgers March 30, 2013

Thank you, Rick. #10634563

Merna L. Nobile April 12, 2013

Dear Photo Friend: I feel that something has changed at Better Photo but cannot tell you just what has happened. I have been here since 2003 and most every month I have written to all the winners telling them how their work touches me. I have witnessed photographs that bring tears to my eyes and colors that are unbelievable, now I am worried that like all good things that it will not be here the next time I look.
But the feeling of not being able to congratulate all the winners for the hard work, and sharing their talent with all of us makes me so sad.
However it turns out and even if this is the last time I have this privilege, to let you know how exceptional your work has been, please know that I will never forget.
CONGRATULATIONS to all of you for the month of February, 2013, I send my very best to you always, Merna Nobile

Priscilla J. Burgers April 12, 2013

Thank you, Merna. #10651110

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