Orange Blaze

© Rona L. Schwarz

Orange Blaze

Uploaded: December 31, 2010 10:47:07


May you all have a safe, healthy and prosperous 2011!

NOT Snow! Taken at Prophetstown State Park, November 6, 2010, on a glorious autumn day. 1/4s @ f/22, ISO 100 Nikkor 24-70mm @ 29mm (NL)

Exif: F Number: 22, Exposure Bias Value: -1.00, ExposureTime: 1/4 seconds, Flash: did not fire., ISO: 100, White balance: Manual white balance, FocalLength: 29.00 mm, Model: NIKON D700


Monnie Ryan December 31, 2010

Wonderful to see such brilliant colors and no white, Rona! This is beautiful! Happy New Year to you and your family as well! #1340072

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe December 31, 2010

Very Beautifully captured - Happy New Year Rona!! Jeff #9135585

Richard B. Hallick level-classic December 31, 2010

The deep rich colors, bright lights, and mirror-like reflections have made for a beautiful image. Great work! #9135795

Laura E. Swan level-classic December 31, 2010


To One Of The Most Cheerful People On BP!

I have enjoyed VERY much getting to know you and your work in 2010, Rona!

Hope you have a GREAT YEAR AHEAD!

Hugs! -Laura #9135908

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna December 31, 2010

HOLY MOLY...this is absolutely AWWWWWWWESOME, Rona! The lighting and colors are magnificent! :-) k #9136040

Carol L. Fowler December 31, 2010

Beautiful colors. Love the reminder of the fall colors. #9136136

Barbara Waldoch level-classic January 01, 2011

Awesome colours, Rona! #9136298

Gord MacEachern January 01, 2011

Now thats a beautiful scene Rona, love the lighting, comp, colors and detail!!!
It's been raining for four days here, our snows all gone,but things are all a mess, then it is supposed to flash freeze soon, yeck!!
Hope you and yours have a wonderful new year ahead Rona!! #9136356

Leslie McLain level-deluxe January 01, 2011

Beautiful capture, colors, and reflections, Rona. Happy New Year. #9136433

Patrick Rouzes level-classic January 01, 2011

You have all the elements of a Grand Prize Winner here, Rona! I have yet to see or experience anything more beautiful in my life.
Happy New Year to you & yours! #9136825

Rony Sagy January 01, 2011

Fantastic shot, Rona. So appropriate for welcoming 2011. Happy New Year. #9137127

Ellen Hodges level-deluxe January 01, 2011

Super gorgeous color and comp, Rona!! All the best blessings and joy in the new year!!!! #9137446

Kathleen Brennan January 01, 2011

Gorgeous gold and blue! I love the perspective of the tree line, and the lovely reflection! #9137585

Jean-Pierre Ducondi level-classic January 01, 2011

Wow this so beautiful Rona. Great work.
JP #9137937

Terry Cervi level-classic January 01, 2011

This is just stunning, Rona! What beautiful reflections! Happy New Year! #9138051

Kathy Salerni level-classic January 01, 2011

Rona, this is such a gorgeous fall scenic reflection capture! Happy New Year to you and yours!! #9138074

Anita Hogue January 02, 2011

Oh, such a lovely crisp feel, Rona! Love the colors and reflections! Happy New Year! #9138233

Karen Celella level-deluxe January 02, 2011

Beautiful scene and reflection, Rona. #9138327

Deborah C. Lewinson level-addict January 02, 2011

What a beautiful way to start the year, Rona, with symmetry and balance, golden reflections, and blue sky!!

Best wishes to you and yours for 2011!
Debby #9138634

Renata Gusciora January 02, 2011

Lovely scenery capture,great colors,Rona!Happy New Year!!!:-) #9138665

Debra R. Harder January 02, 2011

Ohhhhhh....I could look at this all day, Rona! This is BEAUTIFUL!! LOVE the lighting, reflections and colors. The golden yellows and blues are spectacular!! Wishing you a Happy New Year!! Deb #9138850

Ellen Hodges level-deluxe January 18, 2011

Absolutely gorgeous finalist, Rona!! Very best luck with this beauty!!! #9171794

Kathy Salerni level-classic January 18, 2011

A huge congrats on your finalist and best of luck in the next round, Rona! #9171955

Reynaldo D. Reyes level-classic January 18, 2011

Congrats on your finalist Rona! #9172006

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic January 18, 2011

Beautiful, Rona. CONGRATZ!!!

UB. #9172014

Patti Coblentz January 18, 2011

Congratulations on your stunning finalist, Rona! #9172082

Laura E. Swan level-classic January 18, 2011




-Laura #9172536

Bojan Bencic level-classic January 18, 2011

Congratulations on your finalist, Rona. #9172568

Stefania Barbier level-addict January 19, 2011

fantastic finalist, congratulations!!! #9172621

Deborah C. Lewinson level-addict January 19, 2011

Congratulations, Rona, on your gorgeous finalist!

Debby #9172924

Nancyj E. Hovey level-classic January 19, 2011

on your very deserving FINALIST! 8o) #9173162

Jean-Pierre Ducondi level-classic January 19, 2011

Big congrats on your finalist Rona.
JP #9173416

R. J. Laudenbacher level-deluxe January 19, 2011

Congrats on this gorgeous finalist Rona. #9173528

Karen Celella level-deluxe January 19, 2011

Congratulations on your beautiful finalist, Rona. #9173533

Carol Eade level-addict January 19, 2011

Absolutely beautiful, Rona, congratulations on your finalist! #9173806

Lindley Johnson level-classic January 19, 2011

Gorgeous colors, light and reflections, Rona. Congratulations on your beautiful finalist! #9174155

Anita Hogue January 19, 2011

A gorgeous reflecting image, Rona! Congratulations on your finalist! #9175282

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe January 19, 2011

Congrats on your Finalist Rona! Jeff #9175371

Nancy L. Green level-classic January 19, 2011

CONGRATULATIONS Rona, this is WONDERFUL!!! <>< #9175397

Richard B. Hallick level-classic January 19, 2011

Congratulations on this wonderful finalist. #9175547

Christine Czernin level-classic January 19, 2011

Beautiful reflection, Rona.
Many congratulations. #9175586

Terry Cervi level-classic January 19, 2011

Congrats on your stunning Finalist, Rona!! It's a beauty! #9175653

Phyllis H. Burchett January 19, 2011

Congrats on this gorgeous finalist Rona! #9175879

Leslie McLain level-deluxe January 19, 2011

Congrats on your beautiful finalist, Rona. #9175892

Rony Sagy January 19, 2011

Huge Congratulations on this spectacular Finalist, Rona. I smell gold. #9176714

Gord MacEachern January 19, 2011

Big congratulations on your well deserved finalist Rona!!
Good luck next round!! #9176999

Randy D. Dinkins level-deluxe January 19, 2011

Very cool, big congrats! #9177188

Debra R. Harder January 19, 2011

I knew we'd see this beauty again, Rona! Huge congratulations on your magnificent finalist! Deb #9177737

Carol L. Fowler January 19, 2011

Wonderful Finalist- Congrats #9178102

Steve M. Harrington January 19, 2011

A lovely and rich finalist, Rona. Good on you! :)
Steve #9178646

Barbara Waldoch level-classic January 19, 2011

Congratulations on your awesome finalists, Rona! #9179039

Linda A. Braddock level-classic January 20, 2011

Rona, Congratulations on this beautiful finalist, Gorgeous Colors!! #9181030

Val Feldman level-deluxe January 20, 2011

Ah, Rona...I missed this one but it was the day after my accident and I was probably curled up in some corner whining....:) Gorgeous, rich and abundantly glorious color - no wonder it's back again...and the third time will be a charm, right??!!! All the best, my friend and congrats! #9181278

Irene Colling level-classic January 20, 2011

OUtstanding image Rona.

Congratulations on your excellent Finalist. #9181961

Kim Andelkovic January 21, 2011

congratulations Rona.....beautiful finalist :-) #9183875

Renata Gusciora January 21, 2011

Big congratulations on your wonderful finalist,Rona!!!:-) #9184115

Rona L. Schwarz January 22, 2011

Thank you all for such generous comments and congratulations! This is a wonderful community of people at BP and I am honored and proud to be part of it! #9185619

isabel C. Zepeda level-classic January 22, 2011


A BIG CONGRATULATIONS on that stuning photo,well done in so beautiful

Ysa... #9186360

JO ANN CLEVELAND January 25, 2011

Congratulations on this beautiful Finalist Rona!

jo ann c. #9192643

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