Polar Bear Plunge

Uploaded: April 13, 2013 18:10:10


4/13/13, animals. From feeding time at Albuquerque Zoo.

Exif: F Number: 4, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/250 seconds, Flash: did not fire, auto mode, ISO: 80, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 5.20 mm, Model: Canon PowerShot S100


Monnie Ryan April 13, 2013

Dare I say this is just too cool? #1523843

Tammy M. Anderson level-deluxe April 13, 2013

Cool shot. #10652455

Robert R. Goodman April 13, 2013

Hi Carol.I bet that's a big splash my friend.Awesome capture,sounds and looks like you had a great time in Albuquerque!!!! #10652480

Wm Nosal April 13, 2013

:) Cool Capture, Carol! OK I Said It Too! #10652481

Nikki McDonald level-classic April 13, 2013

Beautiful capture, Carol - love the colors and all the action here. #10652494

Tiia Vissak April 14, 2013

well done! #10652652

Barbara Waldoch April 14, 2013

So lovely, Carol! #10652662

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe April 14, 2013

Fantastic capture Carol! #10652699

Joy Rector April 14, 2013

excellent capture #10652797

Stephen Zacker April 14, 2013

Terrific timing and perspective #10652890

Terry Cervi level-deluxe April 14, 2013

What perfect timing! What a fantastic shot, Carol! Love all those bubbles! #10652956

Emile Abbott level-classic April 14, 2013

Excellent through the glass capture. Glad you were not swimming with them #10653263

John Connolly April 14, 2013

A brilliant underwater action shot Carol! You captured the moment perfectly! #10653441

Nadia Paul April 14, 2013

Awesome capture with great timing Carol! #10653640

frank w. degenhardt April 14, 2013

He sure can stir up the water Carol. I really love the look and for a second I had to look where he was but found him. I love the blue and white. Gorgeous timing and action capture my friend. #10653765

Patrick Rouzes level-classic April 14, 2013

Beautiful blues, whites, clarity & action, Carol! Must be an amazing experience. Good luck, my friend!

Connie J. Bagot April 15, 2013

Love that blue and those bubbles...and then I see the bear and I am swept away! Beautiful capture! #10655012

Amanda J. Tanner level-classic April 15, 2013

What a wonderful action shot! They are so beautiful and amazing! A great capture Carol! #10655188

Leslie McLain level-classic April 16, 2013

Amazing capture, Carol. #10655505

Julianne Bradford April 17, 2013

Terrific Carol!! #10656768

Tammy Espino April 17, 2013

They are so amazing to watch. Excellent capture! #10657527

Carol L. Fowler April 21, 2013

Thanks! #10662386

Tammy M. Anderson level-deluxe May 26, 2013

Wonderful finalist. Congrats! #10707604

Deborah C. Lewinson level-addict May 26, 2013

Excellent finalist, Carol!

Congrats again!
Debby #10707816

Sherran Andersen level-classic May 26, 2013

Congrats again Carol. #10707929

Robert R. Goodman May 26, 2013

Congratulations on this beautiful finalist my friend!!!! #10708018

Julianne Bradford May 27, 2013

Congrats again Carol..great finalist! #10708462

Debra R. Harder May 27, 2013

WOW, Carol...this is awesome! Love all the water movement and superb details. Huge congratulations on another brilliant finalist! #10708999

Emile Abbott level-classic May 27, 2013

Congratulations on another outstanding finalist, Carol. #10709381

Carol Eade level-addict May 27, 2013

Awesome image, Carol. Congratulations on your finalist. #10710069

frank w. degenhardt May 27, 2013

Just love this. A beautiful Third Finalist Carol. Congratulations my friend. #10710208

Carol L. Fowler May 27, 2013

Thanks everyone! #10710296

Renee Doyle May 27, 2013

Wonderful capture and finalist Carol!!! Congratulations! #10710305

Wm Nosal May 28, 2013

Congratulations Carol! #10711632

Rona L. Schwarz May 28, 2013

Fabulous colors and action, Carol! CONGRATULATIONS on your superb FINALIST and Good luck in the next round! #10712533

Carol L. Fowler May 28, 2013

Thanks #10712635

Phyllis A. Houghton May 29, 2013

Cool, congratulations, Carol!!! #10714263

Merna L. Nobile June 02, 2013

It is such an honor to be able to congratulate each and every one of you for your winning photographs for the month of April, 2013,

JO ANN CLEVELAND June 11, 2013

Wowwwww....Congratulations on this great finalist Carol!

jo ann c. #10729980

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