Uploaded: November 25, 2008 04:53:06


Carmel, CA

Exif: F Number: 5.6, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 4/100 seconds, Flash: did not fire., ISO: 200, White balance: Manual white balance, FocalLength: 52.00 mm, Model: NIKON D40


Jennifer A. Meighan November 25, 2008

Beautiful... #1041287

Eugenio Diaz November 25, 2008

Fantastic image...great details and awesome composition, the light and the clarity of the shot are just outstanding...Well done...Great work Patti! #6802104

Kim Dietrich Elam November 25, 2008

beautiful image, Patricia! #6802164

Drena Clementino November 25, 2008

Beautiful B&W shot, Patricia! #6803017

Patti Coblentz November 25, 2008

Thank you so much for you wonderful input...I appreciate it! Patti #6803723

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


KARU. #6804159

Patti Coblentz November 25, 2008

Thanks, Karu...I appreciate it. #6804201

Michael Umbreit November 25, 2008

Patti - Very dramatic image! Nice work! - Mike #6804579

Patti Coblentz November 25, 2008

Thank you, Mike! #6804656

Beverley Scott November 25, 2008

I love seascapes, Patti, and this is such a great image. The B&W treatment works so well here. Bev #6804981

Anna M. Halasz November 25, 2008

Beautiful image,Patti !!! Nice tones ! Love the mood too. Anna #6805238

Patti Coblentz November 26, 2008

Thank you Beverly and Anna! Patti #6812835

Denny E. Barnes level-deluxe November 29, 2008

Very beautiful B&W, Patti! Excellent clarity, detail, POV and composition! Very well done!!....Denny #6827379

Patti Coblentz November 29, 2008

Thank you very much, Denny! #6827971

Mitch Spence level-classic December 03, 2008

A beautifully done B&W, Patti, with great framing, detail, and tones. #6845409

Patti Coblentz December 03, 2008

Thank you much, Mitch..I appreciate it!
Patti #6845421

Todd C. Yates December 04, 2008

This is an Outstanding image. Love the black and white converstion...nailed it perfect with contrast and shadow detail. Composition and shutter speed evokes that certain mood that captures the viewer. Very well done! #6852169

Patti Coblentz December 04, 2008

Thank you, Todd...I really appreciate your input!
Patti #6852297

Steve M. Harrington December 21, 2008

Ah, I am the first to be able to congratulate you on this fine finalist, Patti. It is outstanding and I am sure there are many more in your future. I am truly pleased for you.
Steve #6921687

Patti Coblentz December 21, 2008

Thank you so much, Maestro :) #6921795

A P December 21, 2008

Congratz Patricia on a wonderful capture representing the summit. Good luck in the next round #6922679

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic December 22, 2008

Gorgeous capture and huge Congrats. to you on this lovely Finalist.

UB. #6923558

Robert Hechinger December 22, 2008

Patricia this is a great picture - I love every thing in it. This is a winner to me #6923662

Marcel J. Fernandez December 22, 2008

Congratulations Patricia on a beautiful capture and for your Finalist selection. #6925904

Mitch Spence level-classic December 22, 2008

Way to go, my friend. It's a beautiful thing indeed. #6926500

Leland N. Saunders level-addict December 22, 2008

Familiar shot, Patricia ... Big congratulations ... good work ... !! #6926949

Patti Coblentz December 22, 2008

Thanks, Ann...I really appreciate it! I wish I could put your name to your face from the BP Summit. Maybe next time! Thanks, again.
Patti #6927047

Patti Coblentz December 22, 2008

Thanks so much UB, Marcel & Robert...I really appreciate it!
Patti #6927070

Patti Coblentz December 22, 2008

Thank you so much Mitch...I am a proud little puppy learning from you pros!!! Patti #6927090

Patti Coblentz December 22, 2008

Thanks, Leeland it was a good day of shooting...we must all have many similar images!
Patti #6927104

Eugenio Diaz December 22, 2008

Congratulations on your beautiful finalist, well done. Good luck in the next round! #6927340

ROLAN NARMAN December 22, 2008

Huge Congratulations on your superb finalist! #6927486

Patti Coblentz December 22, 2008

Thank you so much Eugenio and Roland...your comments mean a lot!!
Patti #6927567

Denny E. Barnes level-deluxe December 22, 2008

Big congratulation on your very beautiful finalist, Patti!! Outstanding!! #6928347

Alex T. Mizuno December 22, 2008

This one of the most beautiful beach photos I've seen! You executed so well with B&W. Congratulations on your Finalist!! #6928444

Patti Coblentz December 22, 2008

Thank you very much Denny and Alex...I really appreciate your comments!
Patti #6928673

Stephanie Frey December 22, 2008

Congratulations on your gorgeous Finalist, Patricia! #6928785

Patti Coblentz December 22, 2008

Thank you very much, Stephanie!
Patti #6928950

Dianna Murphy December 22, 2008

Very beautiful! #6929540

Susan Heath December 22, 2008

Powerful image! Love the b&w - congratulations! #6930129

Patti Coblentz December 22, 2008

Thank you so much Dianna and Susan..I really appreciate it!
Patti #6930778

Max Aureli December 25, 2008

The light and tonality of this superb BW sea scene is fantastic!! Beautiful motion and great details!! Wonderful capture, Patricia!!!

And congratulations on this fantastic Finalist, Patricia!!!

And Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays to you and to your family!!! #6940380

Patti Coblentz December 25, 2008

Thank you, Max...I appreciate hearing from you. Today is Christmas...Merry Christmas to you, too!!!
Patti #6940417

Stacy Lankford level-addict December 25, 2008

Beautiful capture! #6941405

Debra R. Harder January 26, 2009

Love your black and white section too, Patricia! This is a real beauty!!! An instant favorite for me!! Deb #7089704

Patti Coblentz January 26, 2009

Thank you, Deb...I appreciate you great comments!
Patti #7089967

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-deluxe February 23, 2009

Impressive work Patricia, what a view!!! Congratulations on your finalist!!! #7202121

Bunny Snow level-classic April 11, 2010

There is so many wonderful compositional designs in this image and that's just for starters. The tonality, lighting, and timing is superb.

If an image, such as this, makes it as a black and white, it is a winner in my book! Your work and POV is very impressive, Patti.

Congratulations on your finalist and being among the picked for the e-book. #8525967

Patti Coblentz April 11, 2010

What a nice thing to say, Bunny...I really appreciate it!

Patti #8526064

Laura E. Swan level-classic July 10, 2010

WOW! This really is beautiful Patti! It has such a surreal feeling to it. No surprise that BP chose it for such an honor!


-Laura :D !!!


Patti Coblentz July 10, 2010

Thank you, Laura! I'm pretty excited by it :) #8745834

Laura E. Swan level-classic July 10, 2010

I would be, too. Awesome and VERY deserving! My entry tonight will be in your honor if I ever get to it. Don't wait up. Night night!

-Laura :) #8745836

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