May, only May

© Igor Laptev

May, only May

Uploaded: June 04, 2005 09:13:55


Sigma 17-35mm.


Ori Nudler June 04, 2005

Excellent photo. The texture of the water is fantastic! #258254

Alisha L. Ekstrom June 04, 2005

WOW Igor I LOVE this image. Great capture. So BEAUTIFUL!!!:) #1430195

Alicia A. Bruce June 04, 2005

looks like a painting #1430245

LJ Corliss level-classic June 04, 2005

Beautiful :) #1430478

Kristen McKain June 04, 2005

This is gorgeous. Wow. I love it. #1431526

Margot Petrowski June 04, 2005

Amazingly beautiful, Igor!!!! #1431551

Wren Hendrick June 04, 2005

I want to go there!! What a great capture, Igor. Beautiful shot. #1431630

Sara Jensen June 04, 2005

Fabulous composition! #1431637

Igor Laptev June 05, 2005

Thank you, everybody, for visiting and comments! #1432610

July 23, 2005

Tranquility with a leading-line (the rocks) pointing to a serene horizen - It works! #1624009

Mary Timman July 23, 2005

Congrats and Good Luck! #1624688

Jim Kinnunen level-classic July 23, 2005

Beautiful image Igor! Congratulations!!! #1627857

LJ Corliss level-classic July 24, 2005

Congrats :) #1633788

Kerby Pfrangle July 25, 2005


Congratulations on your second place win.

Job well done.

Kerby #1634434

Mary Timman July 25, 2005

Congratulations on your winner.
THis is soooo good! #1634724

Colette M. Metcalf July 25, 2005

Congratulations to you, Igor!!! #1634752

Jim Kinnunen level-classic July 25, 2005

Congratulations on this beautiful winner, Igor!!! #1635337

Alton I. Vance July 25, 2005

Beautiful! And Congratulations! Alton #1635711

KHAWLA Haddad July 25, 2005

Congratulations on this beautiful winner!!! #1635730

Jennifer Jones July 25, 2005

Absolutely beautiful! Congratulations, Igor! #1635917

Kate Jackson July 25, 2005

Congratulations Igor on this awesome winner which I confess I missed but that was my misfortune! #1635997

Terry L. Ellis level-classic July 25, 2005

Congratulations, Igor, on this fabulous win!! Stunning!!! #1636692

bob cornelison July 25, 2005

Great shot! Love the colors and everything about it!
~:O) #1637011

Ken Grooms July 25, 2005

I'm new, so I have'nt seen any of your work until now, Igor. But let me say this, after looking at about 1/3 of your gallery. Quit your day job immediately, fly to D.C. with your portfolio and join the National Geographic Society as a staff photographer. We'll all be a lot happier and you'll get the exposure you deserve! O, by the way, congrats! #1637575

Marc E. Adamus July 25, 2005

Yes, I'll agree with Ken here, being a big fan of your work for quite some time myself. This image peeks my curiosity though. I don't quite understand the tones. The foreground water is easily a couple stops lighter than the sky, but yet there dosen't seem to be any evidence of an ND Grad used. As well it reflects little if any of the warm coloration above. These may be in part due to the water displacement throughout the longer exposure, though I would be intrested to know some of your techniques used here. Furthermore, you had the dynamic range to not fully silhoette the leaves on the tree - something I could never do with slide films. However you made this work, it was worked to perfection. A remarkable shot of tranquil beauty, as are many of yours. #1637612

Sharon Day July 25, 2005

Beautiful image, Igor!!! Big congratulations! #1638159

Martin Witt July 25, 2005

WOW! Congrats on your winning image, Igor. This is simply amazing.
Cheers....Martin #1638666

Shari Travison August 03, 2005

So beautiful. I love the colors, composition and the peacefulness of your photo. Congrats! #1672295

Carolyn J. Connolly August 09, 2005

EXCELLENT image, Igor!! REALLY STUNNING composition!! BRAVO!! :o) #1697074

Lori Carlson August 19, 2005

This scene has amazing simple beauty to it!! You captured it so wonderfully Igor. Sharp and stunning! Congrats to you! :0) #1736365

J.D. McFarlan April 01, 2006

You have an extremely nice gallery #2597445

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