Dramatic Hallet's Peak

© Melissa Olsen

Dramatic Hallet's Peak

Uploaded: July 02, 2011 09:17:03


Rocky Mountain National Park continuously offers drama, beauty and adventure for all who go there. The day I took this the wind was blowing the clouds and snow producing a high excitement factor for me.

Exif: F Number: 7.1, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/500 seconds, Flash: did not fire., ISO: 100, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 125.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS-1Ds Mark III


Carolyn M. Fletcher level-deluxe July 02, 2011

Beautiful shot, Melissa! Looks great in black and white. #1389839

Robert R. Goodman level-addict July 02, 2011

Hi Melissa,Beautiful caspture.I hope to get some great monsoon shots today!!!! #9501843

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe July 02, 2011

This is a real Rocky Mountain High! Outstanding view and use of B&W! #9501853

Monnie Ryan July 02, 2011

Wow - even more dramatic, if that's possible, in black & white! #9502055

Tammy Espino July 02, 2011

Outstanding!! :) #9502399

Susan Weisensel July 03, 2011

Melissa, this is such a dramatic image you have captured here. Love it and really hope to see it again. #9504483

Jorgen Jensen July 05, 2011

Dramatic landscape image. The B/W is really a good choice here Melissa. #9508049

Jeana Clark July 07, 2011

This is spectacular!!!
I couldn't agree with you more
about the mountains in your backyard offering excitement for you! Certainly does for me everytime I visit Colorado...CANNOT BELIEVE that I moved away from there...I often ask myself...WHY DID I DO THAT?? Answer is usually the same...Farm Life was and is my destiny!!!
Beautiful and Dramaitc shot that I am sure we will see again!!!

~J~ #9513974

Eivor Kuchta July 10, 2011

Perfect choice of landscape for B&W! Wonderful view, and I agree, we will for sure see this again! #9520250

Eivor Kuchta August 25, 2011

I was right! Congratulations on your finalists, Melissa! I'm not surprised at all that you did so well in B&W for the monthly theme. One of your strengths! #9628457

Melissa Olsen August 25, 2011

Thank you all so much! #9628593

August 25, 2011

Yes, very dramatic #9630376

Tammy Espino August 25, 2011

A huge congrats on your finalist!!!! :) #9630660

Gina Cormier level-classic August 25, 2011

Congrats on this beautiful image! #9631649

frank w. degenhardt level-classic August 26, 2011

Stunning, majestic, so beautiful. CONGRATULATIONS on the FINALIST my friend. Way to go. #9632543

JO ANN CLEVELAND August 26, 2011

I ditto Frank...Congrats on this super finalist Melissa!

jo ann c. #9633225

Nancy L. Green level-classic August 26, 2011

CONGRATULATIONS Melissa, WTG my friend!!! <>< #9633766

Patrick Rouzes level-classic August 27, 2011

Huge Congratulations on this spectacular finalist, Melissa! WTG, indeed! #9637756

Patricia A. Stalter August 28, 2011

Well look at you go girl! Good on you times two! Great tones. #9638407

Merna L. Nobile September 07, 2011

Great photographers are not great because of their technique; they are great because of their passion.
Congratulations for your achievement, August, 25, 2011. Merna

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