Monterey Coast

© Ken Smith

Monterey Coast

Colette M. Metcalf June 15, 2007

Gorgeous!!! #674073

Claudia Kuhn level-classic June 15, 2007

Ahh... the famous lone cypress. Wonderful textures and tones! #4398902

Jim Huffield June 15, 2007

Beaqutiful IR, Ken. Jim #4398913

Agnes Fegan level-deluxe June 15, 2007

Beautiful IR shot of the coastline! #4398930

Ray Clarke June 15, 2007

Great IR capture Ken, works realy well on the coastline!!!(R) #4399027

Lynne Morris June 15, 2007

Beautiful IR shot of this wonderful coastline Ken! #4399050

Glenn E. Urquhart June 15, 2007

Absolutely a Magnificent Capture and Composition, Ken!!! VERY Well Done! Cheers, Glenn. #4399076

Ray Thoms June 15, 2007

Wonderful image the rugged landscape. #4399107

Autum Rhoades June 15, 2007

Ken, awesome image! Love the coastline and the IR effects - very cool! #4399147

Shawn Jennings level-classic June 15, 2007

Now, this is cool! That rugged coast line looks great in IR. #4399256

Kay E. Mahoney level-classic June 15, 2007

Beautiful capture, Ken. Love the effect. #4399291

Linda D. Lester level-deluxe June 15, 2007

They are two different looks for sure.
Wonderful shot in your IR!
It must be Friday! #4399327

Gail Vitikacs level-classic June 15, 2007

It reminds me of "the beginning of time"....well done Ken.... #4399380

Judy V. Kennamer level-classic June 15, 2007

Gorgeous Ken! This is my favorite IR shot! #4399448

Kimi A. Phillips June 15, 2007

AWESOME! The tones created with the IR really make this unique and striking. I love it! #4399553

Datha Y. Thompson June 15, 2007

Beautiful and Excellent work Ken!! WOW :0) #4399856

Darren K. Fisher level-classic June 15, 2007

WOW this is awesome Ken. #4399908

Howard A. Wimpee June 15, 2007

Fantastic,I have got to get down there someday! #4400138

Howard A. Wimpee June 15, 2007

Fantastic,I have got to get down there someday! #4400139

Rakesh Syal level-classic June 15, 2007

You have a an teriffic winner here, Ken, my friends! Let us shake hands in advance! Congrats!! #4400255

JO ANN CLEVELAND June 15, 2007

Ohhh man! this is unbelieveable! Sooo pretty, love the coloring, IR I suppose.

Superman is going for the Gold! You deserve it my friend1

jo ann c. #4400386

Tamara K. Walker level-classic June 15, 2007

Wow, you are on a roll! #4400549

John Connolly June 15, 2007

Thank goodness it is Friday! What a fabulous IR presentation Ken! A stunning scene, beautifully captured. #4400561

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna June 15, 2007

AWESOME IR image, Ken!!!! WOW!!!! :3 #4400730

Inge S. Lasmana level-classic June 15, 2007

Very beautiful IR image, Ken! #4400899

Mike D. Perez level-deluxe June 15, 2007

Beautiful scenery and IR capture, Ken! #4400958

Kathy Reeves level-addict June 15, 2007

Awesome Ken!!!! #4401122

Cathy Barrows June 15, 2007 that the lone pine at pebble beach #4401176

Dennis Flanagan June 15, 2007

It reminds me of a depression era shot. #4401239

David Phalen June 15, 2007

Was that taken on this planet? :) Excellent comp and IR effects. A beauty! #4401377

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eileen bedford June 16, 2007

AWESOME, would be a great wall photo. #4402517

Ronald F. Fischer June 16, 2007

Fantastic capture, Ken! #4403280

Nadya Johnson June 16, 2007

AWE-SOME capture, Ken!! Twice so, if you know how foggy the place usually is -- ! I have been there so many times, but so seldom could you really "see" it! This is gorgeous, and then some! Love your treatment, too! #4403304

Nancy L. Green level-classic June 16, 2007

Absolutely STUNNING my friend!! This is gorgeous, we will so this again!! <>< #4403618

Sheryl A. Hudson June 16, 2007

I am sure Nancy is right! We will see this one again!
I've seen many photographs of this spot, but this one stands out and seems to really capture the rugged beautiy!
Awesome work, Ken!!! #4403646

Karim Abiali June 16, 2007

Beautiful composition Ken. ka. #4403767

Bambi L. Dingman June 16, 2007

Beautiful, Ken!! These are my favorite types of shorelines too! #4404382

Amy JACKSON level-classic June 17, 2007

Beautiful image, Ken!! #4405464

Carla Metzler June 17, 2007

Great IR capture, Ken! #4405491

Stefania Barbier level-addict June 17, 2007

absolutely beautiful! #4405830

Sandra R. Alvey June 17, 2007

Ken this picture just takes my breath away! It's just beautiful!!

Congrats on the Excellent capture!! I just love your work!

Sandi #4406014

Cassie L. Woodlee June 17, 2007

Absolutely GORGEOUS!!!!! #4406558

Shelly A. Van Camp level-classic June 18, 2007

Very beautiful...I too love a coast as this...Maine has some beautiful places like this...Love this, Ken! #4408175

Pat Gamwell June 19, 2007

Breathtaking beauty, Ken! Magnificent work! #4414947

Terry L. Ellis level-classic June 20, 2007

This is a tad spectacular, Ken! Ok, more than a tad! Amazing! #4416907

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-deluxe June 20, 2007

Outstanding Ken, this really has feel to it!! Great work! #4417593

Nikki McDonald level-classic June 24, 2007

You posted so many beautiful and fun shots while I was away--why am I surprised? This is one of my favorites. The IR really brings out the rugged in this coast! It's another winner, I think. #4430578

Derrald R. Farnsworth-Livingston June 24, 2007

Ken, I love the IR effect here. It would have been a stellar photo without it, but you have added something cosmic. #4432653

Chris Budny level-deluxe June 25, 2007

This has a great, other-worldly look to it. The band of purple, and the "brown" water really make this very dramatic and unusual. #4433898

Alexis Yobbagy June 28, 2007

AMAZING!!! Absolutely wonderful composition and IR is magic!!! #4452733

Aleksandra Miesak July 03, 2007

Just STUNNING! Deffinite winner! #4469141

Jay Esposito July 25, 2007

Wow, What is your IR conversion method? this is a beautiful photograph and your portfolio is just as impressive. #4553351

Kathy L. Clark April 21, 2008

Well Ken once again congrats on a great finalist. #5817217

Linda D. Lester level-deluxe April 21, 2008

You have to pick one for me next week!
Congratulations on this beauty! #5818302

JO ANN CLEVELAND April 21, 2008

Superman strikes again!

Congratulations on all FOUR finalist!

jo ann c. #5818781

Elida Gutierrez April 21, 2008

Congratulations on your finalist!!! #5818899

Renee Doyle level-classic April 21, 2008

Stunning finalist Ken - big congratulations to you!! #5819215

Judy V. Kennamer level-classic April 21, 2008

Congrats Ken! Gorgeous! #5819689

Claudia Kuhn level-classic April 21, 2008

Gorgeous coastline image Ken, congrats! #5819719

Susan M. Hembree level-classic April 21, 2008

Just beautiful, Ken! Congratulations! #5820232

Debra R. Harder April 21, 2008

GORGEOUS IR capture, Ken!! BIG CONGRATS on this FABULOUS finalist! Deb #5820351

Colleen Farrell April 21, 2008

Absolutely spectacular! WTG, Ken! #5820696

Carla Metzler April 21, 2008

Congratulations on your finalist, Ken! #5820997

Cathy Barrows April 21, 2008

Congrats on your finalist...gorgeous #5821148

Nadya Johnson April 21, 2008

Ken, this is Beyond Magnificent! And I do love the Monterey Coast... Congratulations on this STUNNING finalist(and the rest too!) #5821255

Stefania Barbier level-addict April 21, 2008

GORGEOUS!!!! CONGRATS!!!!! #5822093

Amy JACKSON level-classic April 22, 2008

Congratulations, Ken!!! Love this one!!! :) #5823596

Cyn Valentine level-classic April 22, 2008

Congratulations Ken!! #5823603

Lisa J. Boulden level-classic April 22, 2008

Breathtaking IR shot, Ken!!!
~♥~Lisa #5823757

Evy Johansen level-classic April 22, 2008

Congratulations again, Ken!! Beautiful finalist! #5824204

Shawn Jennings level-classic April 22, 2008

Finally! :o) Congratulations on this beautiful finalist, Ken! #5824491

Howard A. Wimpee April 22, 2008

Congratulations, Very Well Deserved!!!! #5824683

Nikki McDonald level-classic April 22, 2008

Glad they finally got around to putting a finalist badge on this one, Ken. I predicted a win in June--I'll do so again. Good luck. #5825906

Corinne M. Thompson April 22, 2008

Ken, this is a fabulous image! Congrats on your Finalist! #5827442

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe April 23, 2008

So much character here - Congrats Ken on this fantastic Finalist! Jeff #5829370

Tiia Vissak April 23, 2008

Congratulations! #5830474

John Connolly April 23, 2008

I was impressed with this outstanding image first time round Ken!
Huge congratulations on your finalist award! #5831212

Susan Fox April 23, 2008

Absolutely stunning Ken! Congrats :-) #5831484

Gail Vitikacs level-classic April 23, 2008

WTG Ken! Congratulations! #5831608

Patrick Rouzes level-classic April 23, 2008

A big congratulations,Ken!!! Good luck,my friend!!! #5832100

Alex T. Mizuno April 23, 2008

Congratulations on your winning, Ken!! Really mesmerizing image!! #5832641

Evy Johansen level-classic April 23, 2008

Big congratulations on your wonderful win, Ken! #5832676

Les Rhoades level-classic April 23, 2008

Congratulations on your 2nd place Win! #5832782

Mike F. Anderson level-classic April 23, 2008

Great IR landscape Ken. Congratulations on your win! #5832854

Stefania Barbier level-addict April 23, 2008

FANTASTIC winner, congrats!!!!! #5832879

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-deluxe April 23, 2008

Simply beautiful Ken, congratulations on your win!!! #5833070

Tiia Vissak April 23, 2008

Congratulations again! #5833107

Colette M. Metcalf April 24, 2008

CONGRATULATIONS to you, Ken!!!! #5833662

Linda D. Lester level-deluxe April 24, 2008

Those beaches are hard to beat! But I think this one would beat any beach!
Congratulations!!!!!! #5833733

Anita Hogue April 24, 2008

Beautiful image, Ken! Congratulations! #5834126

Chris Budny level-deluxe April 24, 2008

Your IR's rock, Ken... congratulations on your win! #5834272

Carla Metzler April 24, 2008

Congratulations, Ken! #5834298

JO ANN CLEVELAND April 24, 2008

Congratulations on winning the Gold!

This is one of the most beautiful images I have ever seen!

jo ann c. #5834312

anonymous April 24, 2008

Congratulations Ken on this fabulous win! B- #5834546

Renee Doyle level-classic April 24, 2008

It's gonna be so hard to be in S.F. and not head to Monterey after you have teased us all with these stunning captures Ken!!! So pleased to see GOLD here!! Congratulations!!! #5834564

Jeana Clark April 24, 2008


~J~ #5834709

Elida Gutierrez April 24, 2008

Crystal Rosse Trophy
A Special Trophy for
"The March Winners" #5834762

Kimi A. Phillips April 24, 2008

CONGRATS!!!! :) #5834844

Gail Vitikacs level-classic April 24, 2008

We knew it was ready for the GOLD!!!! #5835008

Nadya Johnson April 24, 2008

So glad to see this in the winners, Ken! Congratulations! #5835014

David Phalen April 24, 2008

BIG Congrats on a beaitiful, well deserved Winner!! #5835427

Mick Burkey level-classic April 24, 2008

Beautiful winning shot, Ken. Congratulations! #5836083

Shawn Jennings level-classic April 24, 2008

Congratulations on your win, Ken! #5836504

Laura Clay-Ballard April 24, 2008

Gorgeous! congrats! #5836836

Susan Fox April 24, 2008

Congratulations on your beautiful winner Ken! #5837652

Claudia Kuhn level-classic April 24, 2008

Wonderful Ken, congratulations! #5837837

Pat Gamwell April 25, 2008

Gorgeous and dramatic winner, Ken! WTG! #5840234

Nadine A. Lewis level-classic April 25, 2008

You know how much I LOVE your IR images and this is no exception, Ken!!! So thrilled to see this!!!! CONGRATULATIONS!!! <>< #5841298

Emile Abbott level-deluxe April 25, 2008

Love this winner and huge congrats again Ken. #5842096

Graeme yew Chow April 26, 2008

Ken, deserved winner and the perpective is very nice. #5846191

Cindy Paquette April 28, 2008

Spectacular Ken! This is awesome! Congrats! #5854732

Linda Blair April 29, 2008

Congratulations on your beautiful win!!!!! ☺ #5858156

Sharon King May 01, 2008

This is so Beautiful Ken, Congratulations! #5867075

Cheryl E. Molennor May 04, 2008

Please accept my late congratulations. Mycomputer has been down. #5882076

May 11, 2008

congratularions. soooooo coooool!!!

Corinne M. Thompson May 14, 2008

Congrats on your win Ken! #5922014

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Infrared shot along the Monterey Peninsula, California. I much prefer rugged coastlines as compared to the beaches of Florida--for photography that is!

F11, 1/160 sec, ISO 200, 35mm focal length, Digital Rebel converted to IR.

Uploaded on June 15, 2007

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