The Oil Patch

© Connie J. Bagot

The Oil Patch

Gail Sullivan level-classic 4/13/2012 6:56:54 AM

Looks like a piece of sculpture. I love the soft colors and striking sky! #1456291

JoAnn L. McCleeary 4/13/2012 7:16:02 AM

Just lovely, Connie. We have a few of these guys by us, but we usually have to drive a little to find them. In my part of Kansas (SEK) we have pit mines. Great work. #10088751

Connie J. Bagot 4/13/2012 7:22:35 AM

Thanks Gail and JoAnn! #10088763

Dayna Cain level-classic 4/13/2012 12:40:15 PM

Instant fave. Your gallery is full of amazing work. #10089191

Connie J. Bagot 4/13/2012 3:21:27 PM

Thank you Dayna---you are so nice! To me, it feels like I struggle and struggle and still my photos come up short for what I want from them. #10089373

Antonio Amen 4/14/2012 4:21:57 AM

Wow, thatīs what I need in my back door....:-)At the moment gaz cost in my country nearlly 2 dollars????!!!! Can you imagine?
Nice photo. #10090040

Connie J. Bagot 4/14/2012 10:02:49 AM

Thanks Antonio. #10090518

Thomas E. Hinds 4/16/2012 6:47:55 PM

Very beautiful light, soft color, and nicely composed, Connie! #10094333

Connie J. Bagot 4/17/2012 8:46:28 AM

Thanks Thomas. #10095378

Stefania Barbier level-classic 5/25/2012 11:22:20 PM

huge congrats again Connie!!! #10151395

Connie J. Bagot 5/26/2012 3:03:39 PM

Thanks Stefania. #10153678

Stefania Barbier level-classic 5/29/2012 10:09:52 AM

congratulations on your beautiful winner! #10159014

Christopher Budny level-classic 5/29/2012 10:18:08 AM

Terrific capture---I love the expansiveness of fields and sky. Congratulations! #10159034

Dayna Cain level-classic 5/29/2012 10:21:16 AM

Connie, I am SO excited for you! I have loved this image from day one and now it has that beautiful, gold badge under it. HUGE congrats!!!! #10159049

Sharon Day 5/29/2012 12:20:50 PM

Don't let an environmentalist hear you say that...but I have always found them fascinating as well. Great capture, processing and congrats on a well deserved win! #10159276

JO ANN CLEVELAND 5/29/2012 1:16:22 PM

Big congratulations on this outstanding 2nd Place Gold Winner Connie!

And sooo well deserved too..I just love it!

jo ann c. #10159474

Ellen Hodges level-classic 5/29/2012 3:54:32 PM

Congrats on a fantastic winner, Connie!!! #10159902

Connie J. Bagot 5/30/2012 6:00:10 AM

Many thanks for all your generous comments! #10161074

Gail Sullivan level-classic 5/30/2012 6:44:50 AM

So happy to see this win, Connie! #10161195

Connie J. Bagot 5/30/2012 6:58:28 PM

Thanks Gail. #10162213

Dayna Cain level-classic 6/5/2012 11:42:56 AM

I am back for another look and to say congrats again. I truly love this image Connie. #10169487

Connie J. Bagot 6/8/2012 8:23:16 AM

Thank you so much Dayna---I am thrilled that you like this photo so much! #10172882

David M. Montero 6/8/2012 4:24:19 PM

I apologize for my tardiness. Congratulations on your gold award for this marvelous capture Connie! #10173450

Connie J. Bagot 6/10/2012 8:04:33 AM

Thanks Dave. #10174859

Joy Rector 7/3/2012 6:33:50 AM

beautiful shot, congrats #10212151

Joy Rector 7/3/2012 6:33:51 AM

beautiful shot, congrats #10212152

Daniel Ruf 7/19/2012 6:32:05 AM

Congrats on this beauty. #10236140

John Connolly 8/2/2012 4:01:15 PM

Belated congratulations on your winning image Carol! What an impressive scene! #10260334

LeAnn Wood 1/23/2013 11:50:13 AM

Congratulations on this beautiful photo being featured on Better Photo today! #10529850

Connie J. Bagot 1/23/2013 12:08:33 PM

Well, thanks LeAnn but I didn't know it was being featured in any way. #10529876

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f/16, 1/100th sec, iso 100, 24-105mm lens @80mm. I see beauty in these old iron horses that are scattered across the plains of Kansas.

Exif: F Number: 16, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/100 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 100, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 80.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 5D Mark II

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