© Helen N. McHugh


Uploaded: August 17, 2006


Shutter speed 1/100 sec, aperture F7.1, Lens 75-300mm @ 300mm.Early evening. Shot at nature reserve in Norfolk, England


Ray Clarke August 18, 2006

Wonderful capture Helen! Love the reflection!!!(R) #505499

Helen N. McHugh August 18, 2006

Thank you Ray for your lovely comment! I have just had a look through your gallery, you both have some excellent photographs there!! #3179770

Ross Throndson August 18, 2006

Wow, this is Fantastic, Helen....Very Artistic....BEAUTIFUL!!! :^) #3180641

Kirsten Kiki Kjaer level-classic August 18, 2006

Beautiful composition and reflections. Excellent capture and work. #3182458

Mary Timman August 18, 2006

What a beautiful capture. The reflections are so detailed. Great work.
Thanks for comments on my photo today, I really appreciate it. #3182782

Tarun Bose August 18, 2006

It is a classic shot Helen. Fantastic art work done. A winner in my opinion. Well done. #3183004

Marijana Fajgl August 18, 2006

Wonderful artistic capture Helen! I love it! #3183241

Helen N. McHugh August 19, 2006

Ross, Kirsten, Mary, Tarun & Marijana, thank you all for your lovely & encouraging comments!! #3183890

Glenn E. Urquhart August 19, 2006

Absolutely Stunning capture, Helen!!! Excllent soft lighting, VERY well composed and a quite beautiful, pleasing image!!! Would not be suprised to see this photo again! VERY Well Done! Cheers, Glenn. #3184035

Helen N. McHugh August 19, 2006

WoW! Thank you so much Glenn for your very encouraging comment! It is much appreciated!! #3184147

Betsy Labuschagne August 20, 2006

Beautiful capture, love the lighting, colour and composition. You are so talented Helen!!! #3189384

William F. Clair August 21, 2006

This is a PRINT!!! #3195455

Marilyn K. Lincecum level-classic August 22, 2006

Simply beautiful, Helen !! I love everything about this image..very artistic, wonderful lighting, details and color. Fantastic reflections. #3199804

Kay Beausoleil August 22, 2006

Love this composition, the muted colour and the effects -- great work, Helen! #3200333

Kate Jackson August 23, 2006

Wonderful simplicity - very artistic! WOW I really love this Helen! #3201949

Helen N. McHugh August 23, 2006

Betsy, William, Marilyn, Kay & Kate thank you all for your very encouraging comments!! They are much appreciated!! #3202866

Jenny Bosmans August 23, 2006

Very beautiful work of art, Helen! Superb! :) #3204491

Niels Sandal August 23, 2006

Great photo of this beautiful bird. I like the reflections and the special effect you get with this colour. By the way I lived 9 months in Norwich which as far as I remember is in Norfolk in the late nineties. #3205071

Helen N. McHugh August 25, 2006

Thank you Neils for your great comment!You are very lucky to have spent some time in this beautiful county!! #3211267

Linda M. Walker August 25, 2006

I love the way you did this....very nice!! #3214636

Helen N. McHugh August 26, 2006

Linda your comment is much appreciated!
Your gallery is just amazing!! #3216226

Michael Khoury September 06, 2006

Beautiful image helen...reminiscent of the simplicity of Japanese illustrations...
michael #3274481

Helen N. McHugh September 06, 2006

Michael, your encouraging comment is much appreciated! I am learning so much from great artists like yourself! #3274708

Evy Johansen level-classic September 07, 2006

Great work, Helen!! Beautiful image! #3278823

Kaye Burazin September 07, 2006

Simplicity at it's finest helen. Very stunning! #3280672

Helen N. McHugh September 08, 2006

Evy & Kaye, your encouraging responses are very much appreciated!! #3281949

Nadya Johnson September 14, 2006

This is gorgeous, Helen! So elegant and striking! Reminds me of an Oriental print. Nice work! #3308236

Pat Gamwell September 14, 2006

You did EXCEPTIONAL work on this one, Helen! It is extremely the effects. Needs to be hung in a prominent place for all to enjoy! #3309611

Helen N. McHugh September 14, 2006

Nadya & Pat , your lovely comments are most appreciated! #3309747

Kay E. Mahoney level-classic September 26, 2006

Congratulations on your beautiful finalist. Good luck in the next round. #3368565

Anne D. Eigen September 27, 2006

Helen, this is wonderful! What great work and what a beautiful image! Congratulations and best of luck! #3371926

Helen N. McHugh September 27, 2006

Kay & Anne, thank you so much ! I have just come back from holiday today (9/27) to find your lovely comments & that this entry has been chosen as a finalist! What a surprise! Just over the moon! Thanks again!! #3372057

Marijana Fajgl September 27, 2006

Congratulations Helen on your wonderful finalist! Good luck! #3372813

Jenny Bosmans September 27, 2006

Congratulations, Helen! :) #3373853

Helen N. McHugh September 27, 2006

Marijana & Jenny , thank you both so much for your good wishes! So happy to be chosen as a finalist!!! #3374439

Evy Johansen level-classic September 27, 2006

Many congratulations on your beautiful and well deserved finalist, Helen!! #3376246

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna September 27, 2006

CONGRATULATIONS, Helen!! :-) ^.^ Kitty #3376843

Ross Throndson September 28, 2006

Big Congratulations, Helen, on this Fantastic Finalist....Best of Luck to you in the Next Round!! :^) #3377330

Helen N. McHugh September 28, 2006

Evy, Kitty & Ross thank you so much for your good wishes! I am surprised & thrilled to be chosen as a finalist!! !! #3378161

Tarun Bose September 29, 2006

Big congrats Helen for being a finalist. This shot deserved a prize. #3386608

Helen N. McHugh September 29, 2006

Thank you so much Tarun! I am so happy to be chosen from all the wonderful entries!! #3386908

Mary K. Robison October 02, 2006

So deserving to be among the finalists, Helen. Belated Congratulations!
If an outdoor capture can be called elegant, this is it! #3396398

William88 October 02, 2006

Beautiful art. Helen, congratulations on your finalist. #3399348

Rose Bailey November 01, 2006

Very cool image Helen! Congrats on being a finalist. #3533354

Donna La Mattino Pagakis November 08, 2006

Creative and beautiful, congratulations! #3562127

John V. Roscich level-deluxe January 06, 2007

JOHN #3788966

Ivan Chacon February 14, 2007

Great work, congrats Helen! :) #3948363

Melissa G. Meiselman March 03, 2007

Congratulations, Helen on this beautiful finalist!!! #4017701

Katarina Mansson April 01, 2007

Different and amazing! You have captured a moment with such finesse and good photography skills - congratulations to a well-deserved finalist! #4118214

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