Three Amigos at Sunrise

© Michael Traubel

Three Amigos at Sunrise

Uploaded: May 22, 2016 12:41:04 | Entered: June 01, 2016 13:41:23


Great Blue Heron and Great Egrets taken at a canal adjacent to Beach Road at Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge . Photo was taken at 8:20 AM. Image was exposed for the egrets. 1/1000 sec @ f/10, ISO 400, FL: 280mm, Nikon 200-400mm f/4 lens
(D3S 32505-3)


Shirley D. Freeman level-deluxe May 22, 2016 1

Wonderful capture, Michael. That is a wonderful place to photograph wading birds, etc. Try to go there every time I go back home to the Eastern Shore. <>< #1658697

Cary Rogers May 22, 2016 1

GREAT lighting, image comp, and details!

Teresa L. Brooks May 22, 2016 1

Beautiful lighting and composition #11477408

Thomas L Willis May 23, 2016 1

Nice timing and exposure. Well done Michael. #11477541

Deborah C. Lewinson level-addict May 31, 2016

Excellent! #11480514

Linda G. Yee June 01, 2016

Beautiful! I like the combination of lights and darks. #11481228

Michele Peterson level-classic June 02, 2016

Very pretty, the light is fabulous! #11481451

Diane M. Schuster June 02, 2016

This made me smile! Great image! #11481484

Randall V. Rainey level-deluxe June 03, 2016

Great image and title I like going there myself and to Blackwater Wild Life Refuge for the same reason... Title really makes this a Fav.

Joanne Kramer June 03, 2016

Great capture! The birds well displayed. #11481966

Stephen Mimms level-addict June 05, 2016

Great capture! #11482707

Tom Dodd June 07, 2016

Love it! #11483275

Janice Mezzacappa June 08, 2016

Awesome and Beautifully captured Michael! #11483490

Summer A. Kozisek June 09, 2016

Lovely capture #11483806

Mary-Anne Benusis level-deluxe June 10, 2016

Striking! Wonderful! #11483818

Michael Bradley level-classic June 12, 2016

Nicely Done!! #11484276

Stacey A. Bates June 12, 2016

Love it #11484463

Stacey A. Bates June 12, 2016

Love it #11484464

Gail Vitikacs level-classic July 09, 2016


Joanne Kramer July 09, 2016

Congratulationdl #11493793

Randall V. Rainey level-deluxe July 09, 2016

Congratulations on the Finalist selection hope for the gold. #11493833

John D. Roach level-addict August 01, 2016

Awesome! Well done. #11501036

Deborah C. Lewinson level-addict August 01, 2016

Congrats on your First Place Win, Michael, for this fabulous image! I missed you at Chincoteague by a day. Found the water level amazingly low, but still got a few good images. #11501086

Stacey A. Bates August 01, 2016

Congratulations!! #11501101

JO ANN CLEVELAND August 02, 2016

Such a well deserved 1st Place Winner, I love it! Big congrats!! #11501697

Ann Lyssenko level-addict August 02, 2016

So gorgeous Michael! Congratulations on being a winner! Ann #11501702

Stephen Mimms level-addict August 02, 2016

Congrats! #11501717

Stephen Mimms level-addict August 02, 2016

Congrats! #11501718

Stephen Mimms level-addict August 02, 2016

Congrats! #11501719

Randall V. Rainey level-deluxe August 07, 2016

Congratulations now on the first place winner...

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