How Sweet It Is.........

© Michael S. Lazarus

How Sweet It Is.........

Uploaded: February 17, 2008


f/5.5, 1/640, 70-300VR@220mm, DSC_6871, 8:17AM, ISO 400

While I was shooting some of the wonderful bird-life out on Miami's South Beach on a Sunday morning, I spotted a dog swimming back to shore. He was just so comfortable out in the surf it was amazing. He came ashore and had the biggest smile on his face.............. definitely getting a "taste" of the good life. Enjoy

Exif: F Number: 10, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/640 seconds, Flash: did not fire., ISO: 400, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 220.00 mm, Model: NIKON D40


Colette M. Metcalf February 17, 2008

Wonderful capture:) #857086

Robert K. Bemus level-classic February 18, 2008

Awesome shot, Michael! Great colors and detail throughout! #5509919

February 18, 2008

Great shot and beautiful colors! He looks so lovely :)
Here dogs are not allowed to enter the beach nor the sea #5510038

Joan E. Hoffman February 18, 2008

Just beautiful, I love the wave action in the upper left! The colors are wonderful, and the Dog looks so happy and pleased with himself! #5510765

Eivor Kuchta February 18, 2008

That's one happy dog! I like the soft, curved lines in the background, drawing my eye towards the dog. The waves in the corner gives the picture an extra touch, lets me know where the dog has been out playing. #5511005

Aimee C. Eisaman February 18, 2008

Wonderful capture Michael! The tounge is what gets me...."taste" of the good life! Makes me wish I was a dog on the beach! LOL! Great job as usual! #5513539

isabel C. Zepeda level-classic February 20, 2008

Nice photo Michael.
Like always you done a grate photo.
The dog look so funny and happy
Ysa #5521727

Jayme S. Hall February 21, 2008

Michael- Your subject is super, I love his tongue way up there & the stop action of the water beads. His tail up & only 2 paws on the ground! You pushed the button at just the right second! I also like the gentle arcs or curves created by the water reaching out for the sand & then the nice blue sky reflection in this water. I like the long shadow of the dog in the sand, indicates the earliness of the day :) It's certinaly a super capture! #5525424

Gail R. Schuett February 22, 2008

He looks so content..super shot Michael,nicely done.Gail #5530697

Michael S. Lazarus February 24, 2008

Colette, Robert, Natalia, Joan, Eivor, Aimee, Isabel, Jayme, and Gail I can't thank you enough for your support. I just logged-on tonight to upload some work from today and WOW another EP........... Yea! #5546800

Susie Peek-Swint February 27, 2008

I found the link to this shot Michael ~ thanks, I love it! Dogs enjoying the freedom of the beach is my favoutite subject.. this one looks one happy dog ~ great capture! #5562084

March 13, 2008

What an excellent shot Michael that is a dog without a care in the world. Great clarity and composition really well done. K #5638211

Kathy L. Clark May 25, 2008

What a cute pooch portrait Michael.

OK what is going on? Where are you? #5977179

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