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Uploaded: May 24, 2008 00:35:08


1st Place Winner, Travel & Place Category, May 2008.

Exif: F Number: 6.8, Exposure Bias Value: -0.30, ExposureTime: 10/9400 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 100, White balance: Manual white balance, FocalLength: 44.80 mm, Model: COOLPIX S4


Renata Gusciora May 24, 2008

Wonderful capture,love the feel! #927705

Jacqualyn A. Volker level-deluxe May 24, 2008

Thanks so much Renata. *S* #5969821

Brett Dolsen May 24, 2008

Wonderfull dramatic mood Jacqualyn!!
Brett #5969825

Dominick M. Dimacale level-addict May 24, 2008

This is amazing, Jacqualyn, awesome image and timing.

Dominick #5969835

Dave Ombrello May 24, 2008

What a dramatic capture Jacqualyn, outstanding image. #5969843

Michelle Alton May 24, 2008

Fabulous! Comp is terrific--and the tones you chose work perfectly. #5970023

Erin Appelbaum May 24, 2008

Awesome timing, B&W tones and clarity. Peter #5970061

Molly A. O May 24, 2008

Very refreshing image and I love the composition you created with your timing:) #5970636

Anna M. Halasz May 24, 2008

Fantastic image !!!!! Anna #5971622

Jacqualyn A. Volker level-deluxe May 24, 2008

Thank you so much everyone for all of your wonderful comments!! *S* #5971991

Denny E. Barnes level-deluxe May 24, 2008

Very dramatic capture, Jacqualyn!! Excellent comp!! How wet did you get? :>) #5973294

Jacqualyn A. Volker level-deluxe May 24, 2008

*LOL* Thanks Denny! I actually didn't get wet, but had to take the camera in for a censor cleaning due to the amount of sand flying. *S* #5973669

Anna Baltasar May 25, 2008

Fantastic image, it really caught my attention. Great capture. #5975763

Selena C. Metts May 27, 2008

wow, what great timing Jacqualyn! You caught a beautiful shot and a great mood.

Selena #5984629

Jacqualyn A. Volker level-deluxe May 27, 2008

Thanks so much Anna and Selena. *S* #5985828

Anna Diederich June 07, 2008

WOW! This is just fabulous! #6031797

Jacqualyn A. Volker level-deluxe June 10, 2008

Thanks so much Anna. *S* #6045598

Daniella Puente June 19, 2008

Congrats on this FABULOUS finalist!!! #6078822

Jacqualyn A. Volker level-deluxe June 19, 2008

Thank you so much Daniella. I just found out myself. *S* I am so very thrilled! #6082757

A P June 20, 2008

CONGRATULATIONS on a well deserved WIN, Jacqualyn Awesome capture!! #6085703

Renata Gusciora June 20, 2008

Congratulations!!!!:-) #6085887

Michael Umbreit June 20, 2008

Congratulations on your win!! - Mike #6086281

Amanda Cass June 20, 2008

Thats so amazing!! a big congrats to you! #6087023

Karen Slagle June 20, 2008

Love this beautiful winning image... #6087026

Jillian Danielson June 20, 2008

Congrats on your win!!! #6087040

Vladan D. Djordjevic June 20, 2008

Congratulations on your terrific winner! #6087201

Elida Gutierrez June 20, 2008

The Golden Cup
A Special Trophy for
"The May Winners" #6087691

Mary Beth Aiello level-classic June 21, 2008

What a beautiful winner. Many congratulations, Jacqualyn #6089644

Stephanie Frey June 21, 2008

Congrats on your beautiful win! #6090903

Joan Powell June 21, 2008

Congrats on your outstanding win!!! #6091381

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-deluxe June 22, 2008

Congratulations! Great scene and timing! #6093006

Joan Kocak June 22, 2008

Congrats, this is stunning #6094339

Erica Murphy level-deluxe June 23, 2008

Congratulations Jacqualyn!!
This is fantastic! #6098664

June 23, 2008

WoW What a Capture!!!
Where was this fantastic image take? #6099292

Jacqualyn A. Volker level-deluxe June 23, 2008

OMG!! Thank you ALL so much!! I am in shock that I actually won! I am honored and also humbled that this photo was among so many talented photographers and made it this far. Thank you all so much again!! *BS*

Rikki...The outer north pier of the St Joseph lighthouse in St.Joseph, Mi. #6099329

JO ANN CLEVELAND June 24, 2008

Congratulations on this awesome image!

jo ann c. #6100714

randy dannheim June 24, 2008

I almost felt wet when I opened this image. Wonderful. #6101168

Cary Rogers June 24, 2008

Huge congrats on this fantastic and dramatic image, Jacqualyn! #6101293

Jacqualyn A. Volker level-deluxe June 24, 2008

Thank you so much for your wonderful comments Jo ann, Randy and Cary! They are so appreciated! *S* #6101943

Mitzie Loland June 25, 2008

Congratulations on your winner Jacqualyn!! #6103915

Khaled hmaad June 27, 2008

Congratulations Jacqualyn #6114533

RC Fritz June 29, 2008

Awesome work, Jacqualyn!! Congrats on your WIN!! #6120481

Jacqualyn A. Volker level-deluxe June 29, 2008

Thank you so much Mitzie, Khaled and RC! *S* #6121912

Dominick M. Dimacale level-addict July 06, 2008

Congratulations Jacqualyn on your Win.

Dominick #6146948

Jacqualyn A. Volker level-deluxe July 07, 2008

Thank you so much Dominick. *S* #6149582

Roger Fry July 14, 2008

Fantastic Jaqualyn ! #6179713

Jacqualyn A. Volker level-deluxe December 22, 2008

Thank you very much Roger and Kevin! *S* #6929049

Kathryn Wesserling level-classic December 22, 2010

"Better Photo Basics", page 31. This wonderful picture is featured in Jim's discussion on using the Sports Mode to shoot action. He identified this as an Ocean tide scene - it looked too familiar not to check it out (rightly so.) Michigan has more photographable Light Houses than any other State. This is just one of them. Gotta get that man over here for a 'coastline' trip, eh? #9120532

Teresa Burnett level-deluxe May 04, 2016

WOW!! Superb capture, Jacqualyn!! Huge Congratulations on your Winner, ATSF and POTD!! #11470092

Richard M. Waas level-addict May 04, 2016

Congrats on a well deserved POTD! #11470093

Betty Ann Kelly level-classic May 04, 2016

Outstanding!!! Congrats on your awards!!!! :)

Lydia Williams level-deluxe May 04, 2016

Wow, a spectacular image. Congratulations on your goldens also! :) #11470097

Carol Quina level-classic May 04, 2016

Wow, what an awesome catch! Congratulations on your POTD. #11470106

Nancy L. Green level-classic May 04, 2016

WOW!!! That is some wave, CONGRATULATIONS!!! <>< #11470157

Joy Bello May 04, 2016

Wow! I wouldn't want to be there when it's high tide! Great capture!! Congrats on all your gold!! #11470172

Rosemary Sampson level-classic May 04, 2016

Wow! Extraordinary capture!

Patricia A. Casey level-deluxe May 07, 2016

Beautiful capture....congratulations on the triple gold progression for this shot....well deserved! Cheers..... #11471427

Daniella Puente May 07, 2016

Fantastic photo. #11471541

Amanda D. Austwick level-classic May 10, 2016

Wow great storm shot, and Congratulations on all your golds! #11472611

Paula Showen May 11, 2016

Love the drama in this!!! Congratulations on all of your well deserved gold! #11473063

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