Early Flight

© Bill Houghton

Early Flight

Walter Graziano July 12, 2005

Bill, you really have the "in flight" down pat! Looks great! #277326

Mary Timman July 12, 2005

Wow...this is beautiful! Love the DOF and the bright colors. #1583449

Mary L. Graham July 12, 2005

Wow Beautiful shot Bill!! =) #1583542

Linda D. Lester level-deluxe July 12, 2005

Beautiful! Love the blues! #1583565

Colette M. Metcalf July 12, 2005

WOW!!! Gorgeous capture, Bill!! #1583573

Ronald Balthazor level-addict July 12, 2005

Great capture, Bill. #1583595

Donna K. Kilcher July 12, 2005

You do capture the in flight VERY well, another great image Bill #1583611

Deb Holmes-Hatfield July 12, 2005

Another awesome image, Bill, incredible detail and wonderful colors! #1583715

Kirsi Bertolini July 12, 2005

Over here you see nice images and then some rel nice images. This is a real nice one! A wow in my book. Colors are brilliant, contrast superb, composition just right! Congrats Bill, you got a killerimage here! #1583832

Marie Fields level-classic July 12, 2005

Awesome image, Bill! Excellent work as always!!! #1584044

Chris Macer July 12, 2005

Bill, this is an amazing capture! I love the colors and the compostition and DOF are perfect. Can you share what lens you used for this one? #1584063

Joy Rector July 12, 2005

Fantastic capture. #1584089

Dave Sanders July 12, 2005

Great job Bill #1584319

July 12, 2005

Fantastic shot Bill! Real eye catcher. #1584634

Sandy Landon July 12, 2005

Incredible shot!! perfect!!! I love it!! #1584636

Kerby Pfrangle level-classic July 12, 2005


Beautiful with the two birds in flight.

Very detailed and excellent in color and lighting.

Kerby #1584641

Darren K. Fisher level-classic July 12, 2005

WOW Bill amazing capture. Detail is super along with your timing and colors. #1584915

Tammy Scott August 20, 2005

Congratulations on your finalist! #1740108

Sandy Landon August 20, 2005

CONGRATS!!! #1740863

Jenny Bosmans August 20, 2005

Congratulations on your finalist, Bill! #1741232

Deborah C. Lewinson level-addict August 20, 2005

a stunning finalist, bill, congratulations and best wishes for the next round!
-Debby #1742479

Serena Pierce level-deluxe August 20, 2005

Congratulations Bill!! #1743619

S J August 21, 2005

Congratulations on this beautiful Finalist, Bill!! #1744247

Kate Jackson level-classic August 21, 2005

Congratulations on this awesome finalist Bill! #1745565

Chris Macer August 21, 2005

Bill, I liked this one before, and I still love it! Congrats on the finalist! Best of luck for the next round! #1746308

Marie Fields level-classic August 21, 2005

Incredible image, Bill! Congratulations!!! #1747526

Carol Brill August 22, 2005

Congratulations on this most remarkable finalist, Bill! #1753853

Ken Grooms August 22, 2005

Perfect! #1753877

S J August 22, 2005

Big Congratulations on this OUTSTANDING Win, Bill!! #1754029

Chris Macer August 22, 2005

Congrats on the win, Bill!! Truly well deserved!! #1754072

LJ Corliss level-classic August 22, 2005

Congrats :) #1754093

Jenny Bosmans August 23, 2005

Congratulations on your beautiful win, Bill!! #1754342

Bill Houghton August 23, 2005

Thanks to all for your comments.
Bill #1754443

Kathleen Clemons August 23, 2005

Congrats to you, Bill! #1754553

Tammy Scott August 23, 2005

Congratulations, Bill!!! #1754646

Janet L. Skinner August 23, 2005

So glad to see this win!!! Congratulations, Bill!!! #1754907

Walter Graziano August 23, 2005

Congratulations Bill! #1755041

Kay E. Mahoney level-classic August 23, 2005

Congratulations on your win Bill :) #1755168

Marie Fields level-classic August 23, 2005

Congratulations on your win, Bill! Well deserved!!! #1755587

Murry Grigsby August 23, 2005

Congrats on your win Bill! #1755784

Kirsi Bertolini August 23, 2005

This just looks more stunning each time I look at it! Glad the judges picked this one!! #1756424

Sylvia Rossler August 23, 2005

Wonderful capture Bill! Congratulations !! #1756481

Jill Flynn level-classic August 23, 2005

Congratulations on your Second Place Win Bill! #1756536

Deb Holmes-Hatfield August 23, 2005

Congratulations Bill, Bravo! #1756867

Mary Timman August 23, 2005

Said this was beautiful before and still love it. Congrats Bill. #1757206

Marsha S. Smith August 23, 2005

Why am I not surprised that this won you a prize? Gorgeous! Congratulations, Bill, on this beauty! #1757418

Deborah Sandidge August 23, 2005

Beautiful, congratulations, Bill! #1757507

Linda D. Lester level-deluxe August 23, 2005

Wonderful...Congratulations! #1757809

Barbara Helgason August 23, 2005

Incredible, congratulations! #1757911

Laura Clay-Ballard August 23, 2005

congrats on this awesome winning image! #1757938

Rhonda Smith August 23, 2005

Truly incredible.... congrats on this winning image Bill. Great DOF too!! #1758042

Claudia Kuhn level-classic August 23, 2005

You get the most amazing geese in flight shots Bill, big congrats on your win! #1758142

Colette M. Metcalf August 24, 2005

Congratulations Bill! #1759138

Allan L. Whitehead August 24, 2005

Why does this not surprize me, eh… Well done, Bill, congratulations on this win in last month's contest in the 'Animal' category. It is truly richly deserved, my very dear friend - your good friend, Allan #1759356

Dan McConoughey August 24, 2005

Congrats Bill. Wonderful image in every way, but especialy the sharpness of the birds marvelous work. #1761558

William C. Raco level-classic August 24, 2005

Beautiful photo, Bill

bill #1763082

Serena Pierce level-deluxe August 24, 2005

Congratulations Bill!!! #1763417

Esther Smith August 24, 2005

Congratulations, Bill! Beautiful image! #1763508

Claudette Foote September 05, 2005

Incredible, congratulations! #1804273

Gunther Allen level-classic September 17, 2005

Way to go Bill! Congratulations on a terrific capture!! -G #1847136

Lori Carlson September 19, 2005

The Congrats go on Bill!!! :0) What a beautiful background! It compliments your extremely well shot subjects so wonderfully!! I'm happy for you! Again, congrats! :0) #1856179

Kathy Reeves July 09, 2006

Wow! Incrediable image! #3003060

Bill Wyatt July 11, 2006

Incredible clarity and camera work! The colors and lighting are perfect! Congratulations, Bill! #3012624

Hurk (Steve) Hurkett June 13, 2007

Super capture, Bill ... very nice lighting and composition ... well, seen!!! ............ steve #4394391

Hurk (Steve) Hurkett June 13, 2007

Super capture, Bill ... very nice lighting and composition ... well, seen!!! ............ steve #4394392

September 24, 2007

Pure symmetry in motion you have caught here Bill.. what great birds these . this is awesome and congratulations on your award.. Laney #4835822

Mick Burkey level-classic September 25, 2007

This is simply stunning, Bill. Your gallery is filled with wonderful and amazing images, and it's no wonder you have been rewarded with the prizes you have here. Very inspiring work. Thank you for sharing and continue with your art. #4844688

Susie Peek-Swint October 13, 2007

Fantastic capture Bill ~ belated congrats on yet another well-deserved win! #4919246

paola A. Jofre February 13, 2008

Congratulations Bill!! Stunning image!! #5490142

Joseph M. Muench level-classic March 12, 2008

Absolutley wonderful image!
-Joe #5634558

Dianna Murphy March 26, 2008

Gorgeous color. Love all the birds images in your gallery. #5700968

Lisa R. Buffington level-deluxe July 09, 2008

CONGRATS! So beautiful Bill! Gorgeous colors, great composition and detail. #6159337

Michael Lynch August 13, 2008

Congratulations! Stunning image. #6310711

Nancy L. Green level-classic January 21, 2011

STUNNING image Bill, this is perfectly timed with GREAT colors, comp and clarity, WTG!! <>< #9183626

To discuss, first log in or sign up (buttons are at top center of page).


Two Canada Geese soar the sky.

Uploaded on July 12, 2005

BetterPhoto.com All Time Best Photo Contest Editor's Pick BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner

Copyright for this gallery photo belongs solely to Bill Houghton. Images may not be copied, downloaded, or used in any way without the expressed, written permission of the photographer.
Log in to follow or message this photographer or report this photo.