When the rooster...

© Wolfgang Dolak

When the rooster...

Uploaded: July 08, 2003

Description

crows at the break of dawn, look out your window and I'll be gone, you're the reason I'm a-travelling on, but don't think twice, it's all right. (A tribute to Bob Dylan)

Comments

Murry Grigsby July 08, 2003

Nice image, Birdie. The position and the twist of the rooster's head is perfect and the colors really pop with the dark background. Well done! #44745

Judith G. Secco July 08, 2003

I agree with Murry on that. Very nice birdie.
Judy #137693

Carolyn M. Fletcher level-deluxe July 08, 2003

Well, it ain't no use to sit and wonder why, babe.... I'm a Dylan fan, too...and a big fan of this shot!!!!!! #137706

Jean Papo July 08, 2003

What a great tribute! I'll bet he'd like to have one of these (signed)! Very dramatic and impressive! #137904

Claudia Kuhn level-classic July 08, 2003

Looks like you got this rooster to pose for you! Great shot! #137951

Wolfgang Dolak July 09, 2003

Thank you all for your nice comments. I love to get your feedback - very busy at the moment myself, another excursion tomorrow.

Carolyn: There's a great version with Joan Beaz and the Indigo Girls also. You'll love it, if you do not already know it.
Hail to the poet of rock music!!
birdie #138477

Suzie Strasburg July 17, 2003

Wolfgang I never thought I would say this about a rooster but this is a outstanding Dramatic shot....just wonderful!!! Along with your "Whiskers"...:~))) #144556

Gary H. Minish level-deluxe July 17, 2003

The most exotic barnyard photo I've ever seen! The strong spot lighting and the focus on the eye really draws you into his gaze. The poetry in light that you present here is a fitting match to the poetry in verse from Dylan's songs. Very well done, birdie :-) #144927

Wolfgang Dolak July 19, 2003

Thank you Suzie and Gary for your kind comments. I hope I'll have the time to connect more often during the next few weeks. #146259

Conrad L. Conero August 08, 2003

Look up and down that long lonesome road, Babe...
Nice photo and tribute.
Conrad #160506

Conrad L. Conero August 08, 2003

Look up and down that long lonesome road, Babe...
Nice photo and tribute.
Conrad #160507

Evy Johansen level-classic August 14, 2003

Congrats to you on this fabulous shot! Well derserved. #166709

Jean Papo August 14, 2003

Birdie, CONGRATULATIONS ON THIS BEAUTIFUL, WINNING TRIBUTE! You're the best!! Keep 'em coming, please! #166761

Gary H. Minish level-deluxe August 15, 2003

Another big Congratulations, birdie!! Definitely something to crow about :-) #166843

Colette M. Metcalf August 15, 2003

Congrats, birdie!!!! #167077

Carolyn M. Fletcher level-deluxe August 15, 2003

Birdie has a lot to crow about this month..(See Agfa's Color Red finals) #167135

Dolores Neilson August 15, 2003

Hi Birdie! Many congrats!! (Carolyn...you are too funny!)

I saw your "red" entry at Agfa net a couple days ago....CONGRATS!! It was so nice of Patrick (I think it was Patrick) to urge you to enter it there~! It fit the theme perfectly...and won!! Woo hooo! #167184

ilana peled August 15, 2003

Congratulations for "rooster" and "whiskers".
Really beautiful!!! #167796

Jean Papo August 15, 2003

Congratulations on both your wins, Birdie! Didn't know about Agfa...that's fantastic!!! Way to go!!! #167970

Murry Grigsby August 15, 2003

Congrats again, Birdie!! #167979

Bernard B. Travers August 15, 2003

Cock-a-doodle-do to you, Mr. Birdman. Great photograph from a great guy with a great eye. Congratulations, Wolfgang. #168098

Kathleen Clemons August 15, 2003

Congratulations, birdie! #168152

Elizabeth Stiles August 15, 2003

Congratulations Birdie! You must have been up earlier than the rooster to catch him in this pose! :0) #168205

Elizabeth A. Zibas August 15, 2003

Congrats to you Birdie. Wonderful image and the tribute to Dylan makes it even better. Nicely done as is all of your fantastic work. #168234

Conrad L. Conero August 15, 2003

Good show, Birdie.
Conrad #168351

Robert Mann level-classic August 15, 2003

Another super image, birdie! Magnificent. Congrats and good luck! RoB #168639

Connie L. Carpenter August 16, 2003

Beautiful! #169171

Wolfgang Dolak August 17, 2003

Thank you all for your wishes - with the great quality of photos this month I was lucky to get into finals, did not expect both photos to get any further, the winners were way too good. Again CONGRATS to all of you whose images appear on the winners' page!!
birdie #169964

Guy D. Biechele level-classic August 17, 2003

Amazing portrait. Congrats, Birdie. #170417

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