I Am A Rock - I Am An Island

© Brian Lobdell

I Am A Rock - I Am An Island

Uploaded: January 28, 2007


Simon & Garfunkel, "Sounds Of Silence" Album, January 1966

Another composition of blooming canola fields, taken last July, just east of Spokane, WA.


Les Rhoades level-classic January 28, 2007

This one is perfectly composed and has wonderful colors in the yellow and green. You have captured a real winner here! #595574

Pat Gamwell January 28, 2007

Gorgeous shot, Brian! Excellent lighting! #3881855

Jenny Bosmans January 28, 2007

Gorgeous full frame and excellent composition, Brian! :) #3882027

Joy Rector January 28, 2007

perfect #3882102

John Caruso January 28, 2007

Very lush and full. Your comp is great and your dof works so well. Fantastic work. #3882147

Vladan D. Djordjevic January 28, 2007

Fantastic color, composition, lighting!!! Great title! #3882161

Janine Russell level-deluxe January 28, 2007

Brian, excellent colors, detail, lighting, composition and DOF. #3882506

Susan Fox January 28, 2007

I agree with Les, I think it's a winner too :-)

Wonderful composition, lighting, colors and texture! #3882633

Bob Cournoyer level-classic January 28, 2007

I've got to find out where these people get the marvelous/descriptive words! I agree with them all!!!
Besides, it looks like a hump backed alligator cruising thru the Canola fields looking for a pygmy goat...I can see the mouth and the eye of the head and the hump on the back.... :-)
Bob #3883899

Brian Lobdell January 28, 2007

Wow!! Thank you so much, Les, Pat, Jenny, Joy, Vladan, Janine, Susan and Bob... your comments are most inspiring and appreciated!
Bob... Bob, Bob, Bob! I can see I'm going to have to get you over to Eastern Washington for a nature shoot...I know where you can snap some great shots of some elusive Snipes in these fields..... #3884709

Katarina Mansson January 29, 2007

Thanks for providing summer in a cold cold wintertime :-)
Excellent composition, colors and detail. I love it! #3885111

Cathy M. Gromball January 29, 2007

I love that island rock amidst all that yellow, Brian! Beautiful!

Cathy :) #3887632

Tamera S. Phillips January 31, 2007

Wonderful composition Brian. Love the colors and texture. #3898352

Brian Lobdell February 02, 2007

Thank you too, Katarina, Cathy, and Tamera! I appreciate your enthusiastic comments! #3904080

GianAngelo Monchieri level-classic February 20, 2007

Brian, wonderful colors, detail, lighting, composition and DOF. I saw your gallery. All pictures are outstanding. #3967321

Brian Lobdell February 20, 2007

Thanks so much for visiting my gallery, Monchieri! Your flattering comments are most appreciated!! #3967813

Datha Y. Thompson March 31, 2007


Kara L. Hendricks March 31, 2007

Congratulations Brian!!!! #4115122

Michelle R. Kovach March 31, 2007

Congrats Brian! #4115151

Chris Budny level-deluxe March 31, 2007

Way to go, Brian! Congratulations on your PCA! #4115175

Les Rhoades level-classic March 31, 2007

Congratulations!! you beat me this time by one vote....I told you this was a winner! #4115199

Susie Peek-Swint March 31, 2007

Many congrats on your PCA award Brian ~ fantastic shot! #4115241

Brian Lobdell March 31, 2007

Wow! What a wonderful surprise this morning!!! Thanks sooooo much to all of you - Datha, Kara, Michelle, Chris, Les, Susie and everyone else who has sent me such warm words of support! #4115572

Katarina Mansson March 31, 2007

You had my vote Brian! I love the title, the yellow field, the rock and the summer feeling in it. Congratulations! #4115580

Susan Fox March 31, 2007

Congratulations Brian!!! You already know I love this one :-) #4115621

Lynne Morris level-classic March 31, 2007

Congratulations on this wonderful image winning the PCA, a beautiful capture Brian! #4115890

Kate Jackson level-classic March 31, 2007

Congratulations Brian on your brilliant PCA win! #4116646

Brian Lobdell March 31, 2007

Thank You Katarina, Susan, Lynne and Kate! This really made my day!! and I appreicate you great support! #4117561

Marie Fields level-classic April 01, 2007

Wonderful image, Brian! Congratulations on PCA! #4119397

Kate Jackson level-classic April 24, 2007

Just had to comment on this again Brian! I absolutely love it! #4204929

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