Sun Catcher

© Val Feldman

Sun Catcher

Uploaded: January 31, 2016 22:59:10 | Entered: April 22, 2017 14:42:03


Resub 04/17

Exif: F Number: 9, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 15625/10000000 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 100, White balance: Manual white balance, FocalLength: 170.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 5D Mark III


Marijana Fajgl February 06, 2016

Fantastic colours, light and details! It just spreads warmth! Wonderful image, my friend. #1649052

Emile Abbott level-classic February 08, 2016

It glows from within. Outstanding capture, Val #11432850

Ellen Hodges February 13, 2016

Strictly fabulous capture, Val! The striking color and dof are superb! #11435132

Joanna Kovalcsik level-classic May 31, 2017

Where have I been??? I sure missed a beauty here, but it's glorious robed in SILVER. Congratulations on your Finalist, Texas Gal! #11602209

John Koepfer @PresentPleasures May 31, 2017

Gorgeous floral and Finalist Val, congratulations and good luck in the gold round!! #11602233

Tammy M. Anderson level-deluxe May 31, 2017

Gorgeous Finalist, Val. Congrats!! #11602362

Patrick Rouzes level-classic May 31, 2017

Congrats on this well-deserved finalist, Val! #11602587

Joannie Bertucci level-classic May 31, 2017

So special Ms. Austin! Saw a comment from Ellen and I felt a tear! Beautiful presentation Val! Congrats on your finalist! #11602636

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe June 01, 2017

Congrats Val on your stunning Win! #11602732

Cindy Bendush level-classic June 01, 2017

Scrumptious color light and detail! Congrats on your win! #11602743

John Koepfer @PresentPleasures June 01, 2017

Huge congratulations on winning gold Val!! #11602774

Joanna Kovalcsik level-classic June 01, 2017

Val, it looks like this delicate flower is a heavy lifter! ;o) You got GOLD, girl!!! Congratulations!!! #11602888

Terry Cervi level-deluxe June 01, 2017

Congrats on your stunning win, Ms.V!! #11603018

Michele Peterson level-classic June 01, 2017

Fabulous light! And of course the detail and color ain't bad either. :-) Congratulations on this beautiful winner! #11603100

Agnes Fegan level-deluxe June 01, 2017

So beautiful ... congrats! #11603149

Emile Abbott level-classic June 01, 2017

Congratulations on your well deserved Gold Winner, Val. #11603197

Janet Daniel June 01, 2017

Very beautiful, Val...! Congratulations! #11603385

Natasha Pliss level-classic June 01, 2017

How did I miss it?! Gorgeous flower, stunning colors, outstanding contrasts. Purple and yellow ... love it. Congratulations on your spectacular Gold Winner, Val! #11603420

Patrick Rouzes level-classic June 01, 2017

Congrats on this well-deserved Winner, Val! #11603494

Patrick Rouzes level-classic June 01, 2017

Thank you for your kind message on my winner! #11603496

Ed Lauderdale level-classic June 02, 2017

Congratulations, Val!!! #11603672

Bojan Bencic level-classic June 02, 2017 1

Amazing. Congratulations, Val! #11603764

Joannie Bertucci level-classic June 02, 2017

"Starlight, star bright, the first star I see tonight"! If a star ever landed on earth and kept it's structure I think it would look like this Val! Congrats on your gold badge win! #11603865

Val Feldman level-classic June 02, 2017 1

As always, thanks so much for your kind comments and encouraging support.. .and as always, much appreciated ! #11603902

Teresa L. Brooks June 02, 2017

Congratulations, Val #11603925

Teresa Burnett level-classic June 02, 2017

Huge Congratulations on this Winning image, Val!! This is stunning!! #11603971

Deborah C. Lewinson level-addict June 02, 2017

Congrats on your win, Val! This image is superb- love the light , colors, and details! #11603986

Ann H. Belus level-deluxe June 03, 2017

Wow, this is absolutely gorgeous, Val; huge congrats on winning Gold! #11604043

Nadia Paul June 09, 2017

Congrats on your beautiful winner Val - stunning work as always my friend! #11606346

Mary L. Olson level-deluxe June 11, 2017

Congratulations on the second gold! Beautiful image. #11607214

Leslie McLain level-classic June 11, 2017

Congrats on a beautiful POTD, Val. #11607218

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe June 11, 2017

A beautiful POTD - Congrats Val! #11607221

Terry Cervi level-deluxe June 11, 2017

Congrats on your gorgeous POTD, Ms.V!!! #11607233

Joanna Kovalcsik level-classic June 11, 2017

Such a beautiful image for this bright Sunday! Congratulations on this gloriously sunny POTD!! :o) #11607239

Deborah C. Lewinson level-addict June 11, 2017

Congratulations, Val, on your POTD for this stunning image! So glad to see it again with another gold badge! #11607243

Val Feldman level-classic June 11, 2017 1

A super way to start my day. Thanks so much BP for the pick and thanks to you wonderful BP'er's for your kind comments and your always appreciated support and encouragement....Enjoy your Sunday! #11607264

Cary Rogers June 11, 2017

WOW! Congrats on this marvelous POTD and Gold winner! wonderful colors, lighting and detail! #11607265

Natasha Pliss level-classic June 11, 2017

One more well deserved award for this outstanding beauty. Congratulations on your fabulous POTD, Val! #11607267

Patricia A. Casey level-deluxe June 11, 2017

Huge Congratulations, Val on the Gold and always....=^..^= #11607299

Tammy M. Anderson level-deluxe June 11, 2017

Gorgeous POTD. Congrats, Val. #11607465

Teresa Burnett level-classic June 12, 2017

Huge Congratulations on your POTD, Val!! Still love this one!! #11607513

Thomas L Willis June 12, 2017

Wonderful shapes and great use of the complementary colors. Excellent image, Val. #11607566

John Koepfer @PresentPleasures June 12, 2017

Congratulations Val on your double gold winner!! It is so lovely!! #11607731

Nancy L. Green level-classic June 14, 2017

CONGRATULATIONS Val on this wonderful POTD!! <>< #11608252

Peggy Pfister level-classic June 15, 2017

Congrats on this stunning winner and POTD, Val! #11608916

Chuck Green level-classic June 16, 2017

Congrats, Val, on this fantastic winner and POTD! <>< #11609292

Nadia Paul June 16, 2017

Congrats on your POTD for this stunning floral my friend! #11610258

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