Nest Egg

Uploaded: May 10, 2011 03:38:43


Second Place - November 2011
*Details & Macro*


Jack Gaskin May 10, 2011


You have to tell the story that NO -DOUBT goes along w/this capture. or e-mail me as the curiosity will drive me crazier than I already am.

Happy Shooting
Jack #1375851

Gord MacEachern May 10, 2011

Lovely image Amy, great comp, colors, detail and textures!! #9397253

R. J. Laudenbacher level-classic May 10, 2011

Great colors and wonderful details and textures Amy. #9397263

Douglas Pignet May 10, 2011

lovely capture #9397267

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe May 10, 2011

A wonderful capture Amy! #9397281

Nikki McDonald level-classic May 10, 2011

What a wonderful surface for that nest and egg, Amy. Beautiful light and colors. #9397284

Amy M. Wilson May 10, 2011

Thanks Jack, Gord, Becky, Doug, Jeff & Nikki!

No story here Jack, the nest and egg were found separately! lol #9397309

Claudia Kuhn level-classic May 10, 2011

Wonderful find Amy, love that bg color #9397315

John Rivera level-classic May 10, 2011

What a Great Capture! #9397359

Val Feldman level-classic May 10, 2011

Leave it to you to not only find the perfect b/g match for the color of the egg but then, the textures of both are a pretty good dogooned match also! :) Wonderful colors, textures (!), details and a great find, too boot! #9397377

Courtenay Vanderbilt May 10, 2011

Still laughing at Jack! Great find, both of them, Amy, and beautifully captured. I think Val said it eloquently! #9397455

Bojan Bencic level-classic May 10, 2011

Amazing color and subject, Amy. Beautiful image. #9397462

Karen Slagle May 10, 2011

Beautiful Amy. #9397626

Ron McEwan May 10, 2011

Fantastic still life Amy, the detail is stunning. #9397646

Alan L. Borror May 10, 2011

Amazing image synthesis, Amy! Great DD darkroom work. #9397654

Anita Hogue May 10, 2011

Fabulous colors and textures, Amy! #9398062

Amy M. Wilson May 10, 2011

Thanks Claudia, John, Val, Courtenay, Bojan, Karen, Ron, Alan & Anita! #9398422

Carol L. Fowler May 10, 2011

Gorgeous capture- colors are superb! #9398525

Leslie McLain level-classic May 10, 2011

Beautiful capture and details, Amy. #9398603

Mary Dimitriw level-deluxe May 10, 2011

Love the textures and colour here Amy..another excellent image! #9398689

Terry Cervi level-deluxe May 10, 2011

Simply beautiful, Amy!! A terrific capture! #9398793

Renee Doyle May 10, 2011

Great textures, comp and lighting Amy!! Beautiful work! #9398952

Ellen Hodges May 11, 2011

Super awesome colors and find, Amy!! Just beautiful!! My friend just told me hat she has a robin's nest with eggs right by her house. Spring is sooooo cool!! #9400352

Heather Loewenhardt level-classic May 11, 2011

What a beautiful composition. The lighting ad contrasting colours make this a superb image. #9400587

Freddy Bland May 13, 2011

Fabulous, Amy!! Just fabulous!! #9402535

Phyllis H. Burchett May 13, 2011

Wonderful presentation Amy, love the backdrop, textures and colors! #9403663

Jessica Jenney December 14, 2011

Congrats, Amy on your beautiful finalist! #9865906

Karen Bacon December 14, 2011

congrats Amy on this terrific finalist! #9866057

Tammy M. Anderson level-deluxe December 14, 2011

Congrats on your wonderful finalist, Amy. #9866146

Heather Loewenhardt level-classic December 14, 2011

Congrats on this image receiving a finalist award. It is just so lovely. I hope it shines gold. #9866286

Daniella Puente December 14, 2011

LOVE IT :) congratulations! #9866660

Phyllis H. Burchett December 14, 2011

Wonderful Amy, congrats! #9866943

Mary Timman December 14, 2011

Congratulations again Amy..what a gorgeous finalist. #9866979

Ellen Hodges December 14, 2011

Congrats and best luck, Amy!!! #9866987

Agnes Fegan level-deluxe December 14, 2011

Congrats on your Finalist Amy! #9867064

Nadia Paul December 14, 2011

So glad to see this beauty as finalist - congrats Amy! #9867324

Stefania Barbier level-classic December 14, 2011

huge congrats on your wonderful finalist!!! #9867538

Amy M. Wilson December 15, 2011

Thank you everyone!!! #9867872

Mary Dimitriw level-deluxe December 15, 2011

Stunning Finalist Amy!! Congrats! #9867973

Leslie McLain level-classic December 15, 2011

Congrats on another beautiful finalist, Amy. #9868020

Stephen Zacker December 15, 2011

Wonderful simplicity. Congratulations #9868300

Carol L. Fowler December 15, 2011

Wonderful Finalist! Congrats! #9868405

Marcel J. Fernandez December 15, 2011

Amy, Congratulations on your very creative Finalist. #9868612

Bojan Bencic level-classic December 15, 2011

Fantastic photo. Congratulations on your finalists, Amy. #9868686

Ann Coates level-classic December 15, 2011

Congratulations on your gorgeous finalist Amy. #9868852

Val Feldman level-classic December 15, 2011

Hey, PA Gal! Congratulations on a very beautiful Finalist - loved it then and it still looks like hands-down Gold material to me...let it be so!!! :) #9869756

Gail Vitikacs level-classic December 15, 2011

So beautiful! Congratulations! #9869864

Amy M. Wilson December 15, 2011

Thanks Mary, Leslie, Stephen, Carol, Marcel, Bojan, Ann, Val & Gail! #9869977

JO ANN CLEVELAND December 15, 2011

Congratulations on this outstanding finalist Amy!

jo ann c.

Terry Cervi level-deluxe December 15, 2011

Congrats on another beautiful finalist, Amy! #9870274

Renee Doyle December 16, 2011

Awesome work Amy!! Congratulations! #9870512

Julie Burnett December 16, 2011

Congratulations on another stunning finalist, Amy!! #9870684

Amy M. Wilson December 16, 2011

Thanks Sabrina, Jo Ann, Terry, Renee & Julie! #9870764

Cheryl Winn December 16, 2011

Exquisite,Amy! I so admire your images. Congratulations! #9871553

Stefania Barbier level-classic December 16, 2011

beautiful winner, congratulations!!! #9871816

Terry Cervi level-deluxe December 16, 2011

WTG, Amy, a double win for you!! Congratulations in this fantastic win too! #9872044

Val Feldman level-classic December 16, 2011

Smilin' big for you, PA Gal! Congratulations on your excellent Gold Wins! #9872215

Claudia Kuhn level-classic December 16, 2011

Congratulations Amy! #9872375

Tammy M. Anderson level-deluxe December 16, 2011

Congrats again, Amy. #9872563

Amy M. Wilson December 16, 2011

Thank you all so very, very much - what a great surprise to come home to after a long nights' work! #9872632

Phyllis H. Burchett December 16, 2011

Great month for you Amy, congrats!!! #9872725

Renee Doyle December 16, 2011

Big congratulations to you Amy on this wonderful winner! #9872960

Mary Dimitriw level-deluxe December 16, 2011

Congrats on another amazing winner! WTG Amy! #9873029

Nadia Paul December 16, 2011

Congrats on your beautiful winner Amy! #9873119

Alan L. Borror December 17, 2011

Congratulations on your wonderful winner, Amy! #9873356

Bojan Bencic level-classic December 17, 2011

Very nice. Congratulations on your win, Amy! #9873486

Jessica Jenney December 17, 2011

Congratulations, Amy on another fabulous Winner! #9873541

Stephen Zacker December 17, 2011

Love the simplicity on this. Congratulations #9873701

Mary K. Robison December 18, 2011

Love the color and lighting, Amy ~
Congratulations on your lovely Gold Winner!

Amy M. Wilson December 18, 2011

Thanks all!!! #9876506

Cindy Bendush level-classic December 18, 2011

Fabulous winning image Amy -- congratulations!!! #9876795

Amy M. Wilson December 20, 2011

Thanks Cindy! #9879704

Julie Burnett December 23, 2011

Congratulations AGAIN on another fantastic Gold Win, Amy!! #9883354

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