Bear Lake

Uploaded: July 19, 2006


This is the first of several pics that I captured during our Colorado trip last week. It was so beautiful there; God provided the perfect weather to be able to capture wonderful shots of His creation! This one is a view of Bear Lake located in the Rocky Mountain National Park.

18mm, 1/640sec, F/9, slightly brightened lower half of image to balance exposure with sky in PSE4.

Exif: FNumber: 9, ExposureBiasValue: 0/6, ExposureTime: 0.0015625, Flash: flash did not fire, ISO: , WhiteBalance: auto white balance


Gail Vitikacs level-classic July 19, 2006

One word, "GORGEOUS"! This is outstanding Richard! You will have to share more of these beauties from your trip!!! #486993

Ken Smith level-classic July 19, 2006

Where have you been? LOL This is beautiful, Richard. My kind of subject. Can't wait to see more. #3049011

Dennis Flanagan July 20, 2006

Beautiful scene Richard. Good to see you back. #3056688

Richard P. Lussier August 18, 2006

Wow, thank you my friends, Gail, Ken and Dennis! :)
It's good to hear from you... sorry about not getting back to you all sooner. I do appreciate your visit though! #3181515

Dan McConoughey August 27, 2006

Superb image Richard. Looking at your gallery I see you have been improving a lot. Subtle things that make a big differance. Your framing and composition is great, but I can't give you credit for the beautiful subject matter. As you know that goes to our Father who made it all. You did do a fantastic job of capturing it to share with those of us who don't get to see such wonderful landscapes as these. So thank you my friend for sharing. I hope you and yours are doing well.
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Amy JACKSON August 27, 2006

Beautiful image, Richard!! #3229346

Richard P. Lussier September 05, 2006

Thank you so much Dan and Amy!

Dan, brother, I completetly agree with you... the Lord is amazing in His awesome creation! I appreciate your kind words, and praise Him for gifting us with our abilities to capture His artwork. #3270782

Carla Metzler October 19, 2006

This is so beautiful, Richard! #3474153

Richard P. Lussier May 19, 2007

Very late thanks! #4300908

Cassie L. Woodlee January 20, 2008

OH WOW Richard this is gorgeous, love the blues!!!!!!!!!!! #5367925

Richard P. Lussier January 20, 2008

Thanks Cassie! We have this as a framed 24x36 above our fireplace. #5368535

Robert G. Stalnaker March 22, 2008

Richard, you chose well this photo to frame for your home. This is outstanding. I don't know if, or how long, you waited for that beautiful white cloud, but that put the finishing touch on your composition that you did so well. Congrats! #5680777

Richard P. Lussier March 24, 2008

Thank YOU Robert, for pointing out the elements of the photo that you like. I took many many pictures as we circled the whole lake, so fortunately the natural icing on the landscake (pun intended) worked out well in at least a few of the shots. Your feedback is so helpful when preparing shots in the future, and really clues me in on seeing the composition come to life. Thanks! #5688727

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