Bottom Turn in a Blur

© David W. Orias

Bottom Turn in a Blur

Uploaded: September 14, 2007 13:49:04


Lower Trestles located just south of San Clemente, California.

f/5.6 1/4 second shot at a focal length of 600 mm


Patricia H. Daley September 14, 2007

Very Cool!! #738309

David W. Orias September 14, 2007

Thanks Patricia. #4791633

Rosemary Sampson level-classic September 14, 2007

Fabulous photo, David! I love the colors of the water.The blur is wonderful. Great capture. #4792017

David W. Orias September 14, 2007

Thanks Rosemary #4792252

Robin R. September 14, 2007

Nice image. I like the color and soft blur. #4792341

Alison Krylowski September 14, 2007

wow! this is an amazing image. the softness and colors are beautiful. #4792399

Peter R. Hammer September 28, 2007

Wow this is a stunner and the best blur shot I have seen so far. This should easily make the finals and deserves to get a place. #4858438

David W. Orias October 05, 2007

Thanks Robin, Alison and Peter.

Peter, there are so many photos submitted, I just never want to try to guess what catches a judge's eye. But I like the shot no matter how it does. #4887264

Peter R. Hammer October 05, 2007

David I agree with you re the number of photos submitted. Even seeing a small percentage of them is very hard. The main thing is that you like the shot as the judging is very personal and an image which does well in one competition can fail totally in another. I like this image very much. #4887280

David W. Orias October 11, 2007

Very true, Peter. You just never know until the judging is complete. #4912460

Philippe Vieux-Jeanton October 24, 2007

Congratulations David!! I like so much your work!! #4974588

Mike D. Perez level-deluxe October 24, 2007

Awesome blur on this action shot, David! Congratulations! #4975783

Peter R. Hammer October 25, 2007

Good to see that this made the finals and congratulations David. Now it should go on to get a place too. #4976289

Brett Dolsen October 25, 2007

Great surfing image again
Brett #4976328

Michael Garth October 25, 2007


Wow. This is one incredible image. Love everything about it. Man, I love this.

~mike #4983270

Donna La Mattino Pagakis October 26, 2007

Awesome action image, great motion David. Congratulations! #4985975

Mike D. Perez level-deluxe October 26, 2007

Congratulations on a great 1st Place Win, David! #4987312

David W. Orias October 26, 2007

Thanks. This is quite a pleasant surprise for me. #4987373

Crystal L. Craig October 26, 2007

Wow David, this is spectacular! Congrats on your fabulous win :) #4987503

Brett Dolsen October 26, 2007

Congratulations David! Well Deserved.
Brett #4987778

Cyn Valentine October 26, 2007

Congratulations David!! #4987781

Susan M. Hembree October 26, 2007

Fantastic shot, David! Congratulations! #4987898

Donna La Mattino Pagakis October 26, 2007

A spectacular FIRST place winning image David!!! A huge congratulations on your win!!!!! #4987937

Donna W. Neal October 27, 2007

Congratulations on a well deserved Winner David #4989751

RC Fritz October 27, 2007

Fantastic First Place. Congratulations! #4990077

Alison Krylowski October 27, 2007

Congratulations on your well deserved first place win, David!!! #4990222

Peter R. Hammer October 27, 2007

Well it achieved what it deserved. Congratulations David. #4991685

Colleen Farrell October 27, 2007

Big congratulations, David! #4992900

Robert K. Bemus level-classic October 27, 2007

Congratulations on this 1st place win, David!!! #4993069

Chris Budny level-deluxe October 28, 2007

Congratulations on your win, David! #4994560

David W. Orias October 28, 2007

Thanks, everyone. #4996453

Philippe Vieux-Jeanton October 28, 2007

Big congratulations David!! Would like to see your work in a surf magazine!! #4996553

Roger Fry October 28, 2007

Congrats David. Super winner !

Roger #4997037

Anna Diederich October 29, 2007

Congratulations on your fabulous win, David!! #4997997

Sharon Seaward October 29, 2007

Awesome shot! Congratulations! #4999457

Lisa J. Boulden level-classic October 29, 2007

Congratulations on this beautiful, well-deserved WINNER!
--Lisa #5001966

David W. Orias November 01, 2007

Thanks once again Phillipe, Anna, Sharon and Lisa. #5014360

James Quantz Jr. November 05, 2007

Congrats David, great image! JQ #5033310

John Goyer November 27, 2007

Way to go David - two winners this month! Makes me want to take my lens out and get it wet ;-) #5137523

John Goyer November 27, 2007

the congrats remains, but disregard the other comment - I thought I navigated to the recent winners and this shot came up - only after I commented did I notice that it wasn't as new as I thought! Haven't quite got the hang of this site - J #5137541

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