Grand Haven Stars

© Leslie McLain

Grand Haven Stars

Amy M. Wilson May 05, 2011

Beautiful comp, colors, clarity and love the lights & lighting, Leslie! #1374864

Barbara Waldoch level-classic May 05, 2011

Wonderful shot, Leslie! #9391108

Ellen Hodges level-deluxe May 05, 2011

Looks sooooooo beautiful, Leslie!!! #9391160

Heather Loewenhardt level-deluxe May 05, 2011

You have the most incredible places to photograph Leslie. I love the angle and the twinkling lights that show up so nicely with the darker blues. #9391247

Karen Celella level-deluxe May 06, 2011

Superb composition and wonderful star effect, Leslie. #9391787

Rona L. Schwarz May 06, 2011

This is magnificent, Leslie! Your POV is really outstanding and the colors, clarity, detail, are first-rate - but it is the marvelous light and starbursts that make this really special!! I'm sure we'll see this again! And I never even thought to shoot from that side, darn! #9392141

Tammy Espino May 06, 2011

Awesome!:) #9392161

John Connolly May 06, 2011

WOW! What an incredible vista, Leslie! A fabulous POV with great composition and light! Well done! #9392198

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna May 06, 2011

Beautiful with wonderful leading lines, Leslie! :-) k #9392399

Debra R. Harder May 07, 2011

This is AWESOME, Leslie!! Superb twilight image with excellent clarity and colors. I love the cropped comp too! Deb #9393249

Joannie Bertucci level-classic May 08, 2011

Leslie, you've done a smashing job of capturing this wonderful lighthouse, I hope you were able to see more than one! The Michigan lighthouse are awesome! #9395339

Kathryn Wesserling level-classic June 22, 2011

Looks like our side trips to Lake Michigan were much appreciated by the Judges. This one is a spectacular view, and well worth heading out at 5:00 am, eh? Congratulations on another beautiful Finalist - and most likely a Winner! #9473727

Deborah C. Lewinson level-addict June 22, 2011

Another awesome finalist, Leslie!

Debby #9474838

Heather Loewenhardt level-deluxe June 22, 2011

Congrats on this image receiving a finalist nod. Good luck. #9474981

JO ANN CLEVELAND June 22, 2011

Congrats on your super finalist Leslie!

Best of luck in the next round!

jo ann c.


Courtenay Vanderbilt June 22, 2011

Well deserved, Leslie! Huge Congratulations! #9475062

Amy M. Wilson June 22, 2011

Sure glad to see this beauty again and as a Finalist... big congratulations, Leslie!! #9475071

Lindley Johnson level-classic June 22, 2011

Gorgeous color and composition in your excellent finalist - congratulations, Leslie! #9475316

Terry Cervi level-classic June 22, 2011

Congrats on your well deserved finalist, Leslie! #9475665

Carol Flisak level-addict June 22, 2011

Beautiful image, Leslie... love the comp, colors and twinkling lights! Congrats on your well deserved finalist! #9475739

Phyllis H. Burchett June 22, 2011

Congrats on this awesome finalist Leslie! #9476319

Nancy (Peaches) Harker June 22, 2011


HUGE CONGRATS on your AWESOME finalist!
Best of luck in the next round!


Tammy Espino June 22, 2011

Congrats on a fantastic finalist! :) #9476662

Ellen Hodges level-deluxe June 22, 2011

Huge congrats and very best luck on your awesome finalists, Leslie!!! #9476929

Joannie Bertucci level-classic June 23, 2011

Chicago girl makes splash in Grand Haven, MI! :-) Congratulations Leslie on your great finalist! #9477306

Jessica Jenney June 23, 2011

Congratulations, Leslie on your beautiful finalist! #9477959

Karen Celella level-deluxe June 23, 2011

Congratulations on your gorgeous finalist, Leslie. #9478345

Katarina Mansson June 23, 2011

Lovely light, pattern and colors! Congratulations on your finalist! #9478496

Julie Burnett June 23, 2011

Love this, Leslie!! Congratulations on another fabulous finalist, and best of luck in the next round!! #9479280

Sarah A. Christian June 23, 2011

Congratulations on your Winner!!! WTG! #9479569

Lindley Johnson level-classic June 23, 2011

Fantastic!! Congratulations on your fabulous win, Leslie! #9479588

Marilyn K. Lincecum level-classic June 23, 2011

Congratulations on your well deserved Second Place Win !! #9479598

Kathryn Wesserling level-classic June 23, 2011

Way to go, Lady! This is another well-deserved image of perfection. Congratulations on your Winner. #9479637

Ellen Hodges level-deluxe June 23, 2011

Huge congrats on a gorgeous winner, Leslie!! A big Wow!! #9479708

Kathy Salerni level-classic June 23, 2011

Congrats on your Gold Winning image, Leslie! #9479817

Michelle Alton June 23, 2011

Exciting winning image, Leslie. Hearty Congratulations! #9479935

Michael Umbreit June 23, 2011

Leslie - Congratulations once again! - Mike #9479940

Chris Budny level-deluxe June 23, 2011

Love that long line of lights; congratulations! #9480134

Nancyj E. Hovey level-classic June 23, 2011

on your very deserving
2nd PLACE WINNER! 8o) #9480161

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna June 23, 2011

WTG on this fantastic winner, Leslie! :-) k #9480298

Deborah C. Lewinson level-addict June 23, 2011

Congrats on another fabulous gold winner, Leslie!!! #9480363

Amy M. Wilson June 23, 2011

HUGE congratulations on your amazing Gold winner, Leslie!! #9480430

Heather Loewenhardt level-deluxe June 23, 2011

Congratulations on another wonderful gold button on an amazing image. #9480559

Claudia Kuhn level-classic June 23, 2011

Congratulations on your wonderful winner! #9480579

Tammy Espino June 23, 2011

Congrats on your awesome win!! :) #9480633

Phyllis H. Burchett June 23, 2011

Congrats on your double gold Leslie! #9480851

Rona L. Schwarz June 23, 2011

I never even got to congratulate you for the Finalist, Leslie (didn't make it that far)and now a Winner! No surprise here...this one is spectacular with the repeated twinkling lights, leading lines,and wonderful color!
HUGE CONGRATULATIONS ON A SUPERB GOLD WINNER - and a double gold one at that! WTG, Leslie!


Courtenay Vanderbilt June 24, 2011

Huge Congratulations again, Leslie!! #9481728

Julie Burnett June 24, 2011

Congratulations on this GORGEOUS winner, Leslie!! #9481907

JO ANN CLEVELAND June 24, 2011

Congratulations on this awesome Gold Winner are on a roll girl! WTG!

jo ann c. #9482121

Jessica Jenney June 24, 2011

Congratulations, Leslie on your fantastic win! #9482145

Karen Celella level-deluxe June 25, 2011

Happy to see this with the well deserved gold! Congratulations Leslie! #9484385

Debra R. Harder June 25, 2011

You're on a roll, Leslie! This is brilliant! Huge congratulations on your OUTSTANDING GOLD WINNER! Deb #9484897

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic June 26, 2011

Great capture, Leslie. CONGRATZ on another Gold win!!!

UB. #9487279

Mary Beth Aiello level-classic June 27, 2011

Simply spectacular, Leslie. Huge congrats. #9490095

Karen E. Baumann June 29, 2011

Congratulations Leslie! I love the colors and the wonderful stars, aglow!!! So perfect to see just before we celebrate our nation's independence! #9494696

Merna L. Nobile July 11, 2011

Congratulations to all of the Award Winners for May 2011. Merna


Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-deluxe July 13, 2011

Wow Leslie, another beautiful winner, congrats! #9528368

Richard D. Love July 14, 2012

Beautiful blue light with the lights leading the eyes through the image. Well done!

Rick #10229424

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Exif: F Number: 16, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 8/1 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 200, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 105.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 5D Mark II

Uploaded on May 05, 2011 All Time Best Photo Contest Staff Favorite Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner

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