Solstace Celebration

© Linda M. Brown

Solstace Celebration

Uploaded: July 07, 2008 03:39:03


A North Dakota sunset on June 21, 2008. I was on a hill over the Missouri River near a Mandan Indian burial ground. Many came out to see the sunset in the west and the rainbow in the east. My son is in the middle, the greyhounds are Kerry and Twinkie, and I don't know the dancing nymphs...


Dominick M. Dimacale level-addict July 07, 2008

Linda, I like this Silhouette, great image, and colours.

Dominick #956109

Renata Gusciora July 07, 2008

Fantastic image,Linda! #6148753

Carolyn M. Fletcher level-deluxe July 07, 2008

Great silhouette!! Nice!! #6148756

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe July 07, 2008

Excellent work Linda!! Jeff #6148757

Agnes Fegan level-deluxe July 07, 2008

Beautiful sunset silhouettes ! #6148760

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic July 07, 2008

Great Silhouette and nice sunset. Linda thumbs up. #6148779

Judi Morrissey July 07, 2008

wow. awesome capture! #6148827

Christina C. Moore July 07, 2008

Wonderful arrangement of Silhouettes. Good job on this distinctive image. #6149065

Jane Holestine July 07, 2008

Stunning silhouette, Linda. Nice work. #6149162

Karolyn J. Seeley July 07, 2008

W O N D E R F U L. #6149211

Kate Baumgartner July 07, 2008

Great Silhouette and composition. Wonderful find, nice work!! #6149270

Barbara E. Sturgis July 07, 2008

Love it!!!looks like a winner to me..Linda. #6149362

Mary Beth Aiello level-classic July 07, 2008

Simply beautiful, Linda. We will see this again, I'm sure. #6149551

Gary Lange July 07, 2008

VERY well done image here, Linda!!! #6149800

Linda L. Ruiz level-classic July 07, 2008

Linda, this is a winner for sure. This sure show the theme for this month. Excellent. #6150234

Terri Beloit July 07, 2008

LOVE this...beautiful colors, perfect silhoutte and the exposure and clarity are right's gotta be a winner this month!!!! #6150436

Scott A. McDaniel July 07, 2008

Absolutely outstanding. #6150932

Linda M. Brown July 07, 2008

Thanks a lot all, your encouragement is amazing and your galleries are humbling. I'm learning from you.
One note about this sunset... I guess maybe it was worth all the mosquito bites after all.... :^) #6151267

Tammy Espino July 08, 2008

Glad you took a hit for us all with the mosquito's because this is a stunning capture! ;) #6155835

Lisa J. Boulden level-classic August 01, 2008

Looks like a 'WINNER' to me!
Smiles, Lisa♥ #6257362

Katarina Mansson August 09, 2008

Congratulations on this stunning POTD Linda! #6290524

Susie Peek-Swint August 09, 2008

Wonderful timing and capture Linda ~ many congrats! #6290595

Mary K. Robison August 09, 2008

Terrific silhouette/sunset capture, Linda! Congratulations on your well-earned POTD! #6290618

Mukesh Srivastava August 09, 2008

Stunning sunset shot and great sihouette, Linda!!! A Big Congrats on this well deserving POTD win..... #6290628

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic August 09, 2008

Indeed a very special shot. Congrats on POTD and thanks for sharing this with BP #6290837

Joy Rector August 09, 2008

congrats n the POTD #6290843

JO ANN CLEVELAND August 09, 2008

Absolutely gorgeous Linda! The colors, lighting and the outstanding silhouette!

Congratulations on POTD

jo ann c. #6290844

August 09, 2008

One of the best silhouettes I have seen! Makes me wish I were there jumping up and down too! #6290868

Greg McCroskery level-deluxe August 09, 2008

This is an excellent silhouette -- classic! I applaud you for capturing this moment with a well composed image that communicates such innocent excitement.
God Bless,
Greg #6290973

A P August 09, 2008

Congrats on this well deserved POTD, Linda #6290980

Eivor Kuchta August 09, 2008

Wonderful! Congratulations on your POTD, Linda! #6290992

Linda M. Brown August 09, 2008

WOW! Thank you all... you are so kind! And I'm excited because I've never had this honor! I had been waiting for a good North Dakota sunset for almost 3 weeks... when I saw the neighbor's house turn orange I dropped everything and ran.... #6291249

Wendy Bristol August 09, 2008

Congratulations on this wonderful capture! Absolutely stunning.

I love greyhounds! #6291297

William C. Raco level-classic August 09, 2008

Excellent focus, color and moment
Beautiful work, Linda
Congratulations on the POTD recognition #6291405

Kathleen R. Struckle August 09, 2008

Beautiful work. Congrats. on POTD!! #6291600

Maria Coulson August 09, 2008

Linda, great timing! An image that keeps you looking at it for a while. Well deserved POTD #6291647

Donna La Mattino Pagakis August 09, 2008

This really is joyful, beautiful and inspirational Linda. Great colors and silhouettes. WTG and congrats on your potd! #6291681

Kathy L. Clark August 09, 2008

Congrats Linda on your creative POTD. Lovely sunset. #6291685

Nancy Donnell August 09, 2008

Fun, joyous picture! Congratulations, Linda! #6291722

Melissa McCabe August 09, 2008

completely wonderful in every way!! Congrats!! : ) -mm #6291791

Mary E. Lake August 09, 2008

Don't know how I missed this first time out, but Congrats on your POTD. It is a beauty!!! :) #6291950

ronda chatelle level-classic August 09, 2008

LOVE LOVE LOVE this Linda! FANTASTIC composition, lighting, and vision! Congratulations on this MAGNIFICENT POTD!!!! #6291951

Bunny Snow August 09, 2008

What a happy image! Even the dog's are smiling. It's pure joy and a great capture on your part. #6291987

Lisa J. Boulden level-classic August 09, 2008

Pure Joy!
Congratulations on this delightful POTD!
~Lisa #6292019

Colleen Farrell August 09, 2008

Absolutely fantastic capture and silhouette and sunset and everything!! This is such a wonderful image, I hope it wins first place or better!! Big congratulations on your POTD!! #6292100

Daniella Puente August 09, 2008

SUPERB capture Linda :) congrats on the POTD! #6292351

August 09, 2008

Just great silhouette, great sky colors, great setting sun, great exposure, simply a great capture.
A well deserved POTD selection. #6293479

Johnnie Ann Gaskill August 10, 2008

I agree with previous comments! Thanks so much for sharing this beautiful image with us. #6294322

Cyn Valentine August 10, 2008

COngrats Linda..wonderful POTD! #6294334

Holly Hitchcock August 10, 2008

Fun and joyful capture, Linda!!! Alive with spirit! Congratulations -- well deserved. #6294349

Amy JACKSON August 10, 2008

Congratulations on your POTD! Wonderful image, Linda! #6294369

Sharon Sawyer August 10, 2008

Linda, congratulations on your awesome POTD !!! #6295699

Ryan Murphy August 11, 2008

stunning silhouette! congrats on the POTD #6299402

Cheryl Meisel August 11, 2008

Wonderful wonderful! It just doesn't get any better then this!
BIG BIG CONGRATS on your wins with this winner!
Cherylm #6299726

Lori Molzan August 12, 2008


Totally awesome all the way around!

Lori #6304627

Deborah C. Lewinson level-addict August 12, 2008

Awesome image, Linda, congratulations on your POTD!

Debby #6305830

A P August 21, 2008

Congrats on your Finalist, Linda. I knew it was a winner #6344125

Chris Henning level-classic August 21, 2008

This is superb, Linda! Love the silhoutte and the colors!! Gold would match perfectly with this! Congrats on your finalist! #6345292

Sharon Sawyer August 21, 2008

WTG, Linda !!!! Congratulations on your amazing finalist and good luck in the next round !!!! #6345461

Lori Molzan August 21, 2008

WOOOOO-HOOOOO Linda!!!!!!!!

Many Congratulations to you on this
Oh-So-Cool Photo!!!

Lori #6346624

Renata Gusciora August 22, 2008

Congratulations on this amazing finalist!!! #6349864

Eivor Kuchta August 22, 2008

Congratulations on your finalist, Linda! #6352032

Amber Kennedy August 25, 2008

A STUNNING,well deserved win!congrats! #6364762

Dominick M. Dimacale level-addict August 25, 2008

Congratulations Linda on your Win!

Dominick #6364797

A P August 25, 2008

I'm so happy to see this win, Linda. I really loved it. Congratulations #6364908

Linda M. Brown August 25, 2008

Thanks all!! What a special way to remember a great summer vacation!
Linda B #6364989

Donna La Mattino Pagakis August 25, 2008

An OUTSTANDING winning image Linda!! Congratulations on your FIRST PLACE award!! WTG!!! #6365049

Kimi A. Phillips August 25, 2008

BIG CONGRATS!!:) #6365087

Jessica Jenney August 25, 2008

Congrats, Linda on your gorgeous First Place Win! #6365276

Renata Gusciora August 25, 2008

Big congratultaions on this superb win,Linda!!! #6365513

Jeana Clark August 25, 2008

A beautiful Winner Linda!!

~J~ #6366224

Elida Gutierrez August 25, 2008


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"July Winners"


Vladan D. Djordjevic August 25, 2008

Congratulations on your win! #6366481

Greg McCroskery level-deluxe August 25, 2008

I just had to offer my congratulations on your First Place Winner! Everything about this image is superb.

God Bless,
Greg #6366615

Agnes Fegan level-deluxe August 25, 2008

Congratulations on your beautiful winning photo ! #6366892

KARU WIJESUNDARA. A.N.P.A.S. August 25, 2008


KARU. #6366907

William C. Raco level-classic August 25, 2008

Wonderful work, Linda
Congratulations! #6367529

August 25, 2008

Congrats on your wonderful winner! #6367569

Colette M. Metcalf August 25, 2008

Congratulations!!!! #6367700

Terry L. Ellis level-classic August 25, 2008

A delightful First Place win, Linda! Congratualtions! #6367705

Kate Baumgartner August 25, 2008

Congratulations, Linda. I am so happy for your win on this amazing image. #6367722

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic August 25, 2008

Congratulations Linda on your first prize for this very special picture. #6367955

Jean E. Hildebrant August 25, 2008

A wonderful moment captured, Linda! Unique and creative! Congratulations on your win! #6368051

Kate Baumgartner August 25, 2008

Congratulations to you on this gorgeous image, Linda!!! Amazing first prize winner. #6368086

Chris Henning level-classic August 25, 2008

Excellent, Linda! Congratulations:) #6368224

Nichon L. Thorstrom Smith August 25, 2008

What a fun shot! Congrats'! #6368228

Eugenio Diaz August 25, 2008

Big congratulations on this outstandng winner! #6368266

Sharon Sawyer August 26, 2008

Linda, congratulations on your wonderful winner !!!! #6368901

Nemil B. Chabebe August 26, 2008

Congratulations! #6368999

Brook Burling August 26, 2008

Congratulations!!! Excellent fun capture. Love it! #6371325

M.Christine Duncan August 26, 2008

Exceptional image... bravo on such wonderful clarity and color, the backlighting was genius!!! Conratulations :-) #6372719

Cora Miller level-classic August 26, 2008

Fabulous capture of the joy of childhood. Congratulations on your win. #6373811

anonymous August 31, 2008

Congratulations Linda on your fabulous win! B- #6391147

Philippe Vieux-Jeanton September 11, 2008

Fabulous capture!! Big congratulations Linda!! #6441654

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