Snow Bird

Liz blahh December 05, 2009

Beautifully captured! #1212971

Kerry Hill December 05, 2009

Beautiful shot Carol, love the contrasting colours!! #8193545

Patti Coblentz December 05, 2009

Beautifully composed, Carol! The details are fantastic, all the way to the tiny grains of snow flakes.

Patti #8193582

Hal Bambrick December 05, 2009

Stunning scene Carol,very Well Done!!!!!!. #8193612

Tammy M. Anderson level-deluxe December 05, 2009

Its snowing here too. I love the snow. Beautiful composition and details, Carol. Lovely image. #8193650

Amy M. Wilson December 05, 2009

Gorgeous capture... love the colors and clarity, just beautiful, Carol! #8193657

Rod Partington December 05, 2009

Awesome capture,Carol! Beautifully done! #8193669

Joannie Bertucci level-classic December 05, 2009

Carol, this image is just gorgeous! The details in the cardinal are amazing and the color pops! What a wonderful Christmas card this would make!
We had snow flurries in Dallas at the beinging of the week, too warm to stick! #8193739

Linda A. Braddock level-classic December 05, 2009

Carol, Beautiful Capture! #8193743

December 05, 2009

Great image from you Carol. Good details, color and clarity. Stunning Image once again from you. Right to my favorites.


Monnie Ryan December 05, 2009

I see this just as Jack told me a big red male cardinal was fighting a sparrow at the feeder outside our window! So far we've been spared the snow, but it's on the way. This is a stunning photo -- Joannie is right, it would be a fantastic card! #8193877

Lynn M. Whitt December 05, 2009

This is fantastic Carol! Gorgeous colors and composition... #8193925

Ron McEwan December 05, 2009

Carol you sure did nail this one, the crisp color of the cardinal, the texture of the old fence post and the rusty barb wire, the snow is icing on the cake so to speak, terrific as always my friend. #8193988

Val Feldman level-deluxe December 05, 2009

I just love your comp on this one, Carol! The diagonal barbed wire with perfect placement of that superb looking cardinal - stunning! As always, your details are top-notch - everything is goose-bump turn for that twinge of jealousy! LOL! Excellent work with tons of the ol' Carol Magic at work. Have a great weekend! #8194033

Carol Eade level-addict December 05, 2009

This is a beautiful image, Carol...the composition, color and detail are just perfect! #8194037

Daniel L. Boyd December 05, 2009

Terrific. Love the post and angled wire. #8194105

Kathleen Brennan December 05, 2009

Gorgeous comp and color! #8194189

Kathy Salerni level-classic December 05, 2009

A beautiful winter scene, Carol! Greeting card worthy! #8194250

Jack Ryan December 05, 2009

Outstanding composition and the color and detail are really excellent. The snow? Well, it adds to the image...but I am in no hurry to see it here. Very well done. #8194254

Valentin M. Armianu December 05, 2009

Amazing composition, Carol!!Love it!! #8194285

December 05, 2009

This absolutely gorgeous!
Very nice,
What lens were you utilizing for this shot? How close were you? #8194313

Julianne Bradford December 05, 2009

My favorite Carol! Just beautiful!! #8194499

Sherran Andersen level-classic December 05, 2009

Love the colours and comp Carol. #8194633

Carrie M. Groseclose level-classic December 06, 2009

Just gorgeous with such wonderful comp and colors! #8195033

Barbara Waldoch level-classic December 06, 2009

Terrific shot, Carol! These birds have such an unreal colour. #8195039

Randy A. Myers level-classic December 06, 2009

Fantastic image. Would make a good Christmas card. Good job!! #8195776

Carol L. Fowler December 06, 2009

Thanks everyone! I really enjoy receiving your comments. #8195829

Carol L. Fowler December 06, 2009

By the way, per Jason's question- I used the 100-400mm lens and was about 20 feet away but in the comfort of the living room- shot through the picture window. #8195834

Mark Dodge December 06, 2009

Excellent composition, Carol. You totally nailed the focus on this. I love the snowflakes. They add a wonderful sense of movement. I also like the stark contrast of the cardinals color against the white background. Fantastic work... as usual. #8195940

Fran J. Jagger December 06, 2009

This is absolutely stunning, Carol! :) #8195977

Marty Straub December 07, 2009

Carol, how do you train these guys to pose so perfectly for you? Great job getting the catchlight, and he is in the perfect third of your comp. The diagonal wire is also a big plus. #8198421

December 07, 2009

Carol,just beautiful,love this one,wright into my favs for sure,Carol,very beautiful work!!!!! #8199121

Dianna Murphy December 08, 2009

I don't have many favs (35) but this makes 36. I LOVE THis. I'd hang it on my wall. #8201277

Kathleen Rinker December 08, 2009

Wow excellent capture Carol!! #8201357

Sam Britt December 08, 2009

Fantastic image, Carol. This would make a beautiful holiday card. #8201808

Howard B. Cheek December 08, 2009

Another outstanding image, love the comp Carol.
We had snow flurries for about an hour last week..that was it.
Houston got it all darnit..Was hoping for some snow shots :( #8202254

Kelly S. Cavanaugh December 09, 2009

What a gorgeous image, Carol!!! #8204943

Carol L. Fowler December 11, 2009

Thanks, everyone! #8209799

Ruth Grimm January 18, 2010

Carol!! Wonderful image!! Congrats on the finalist!! It's bound to go far in the next round! #8306529

Kelly S. Cavanaugh January 18, 2010

Congratulations on your wonderful finalist, Carol! #8306579

Terry Cervi level-classic January 18, 2010

Beautiful work, Carol! Congrats! #8307539

Nancy (Peaches) Harker January 18, 2010

HUGE Congrats, Best of luck in the next round :) #8307632

Fran J. Jagger January 18, 2010

Congrats on your Finalist, Carol!! :) #8307875

Amy M. Wilson January 18, 2010

Huge congratulations on your outstanding finalist, Carol!!! #8307892

Courtenay Vanderbilt January 18, 2010

Congratulations on your beautiful Finalist, Carol! #8307937

Tammy M. Anderson level-deluxe January 18, 2010

Congratulations Carol on this beautiful finalist. #8307986

Valentin M. Armianu January 18, 2010

Congratulations,Carol, on this beautiful Finalist! #8307992

Mark Dodge January 18, 2010

Congratulations :o) Need I say more?

Great work! #8308377

Randy D. Dinkins level-deluxe January 18, 2010

Congratulations Carol, as I stated in a recent shot, you do indeed have a knack at these shots. Well deserved. #8308552

Debra R. Harder January 18, 2010

Okay...I'm an idiot. As you probably know by now, I commented on the wrong finalists. Sorry, Carol. Anyhow...this is freak'n amazing...and I predict GOLD...FOR SURE!! Congratulations!! FAVED!! Deb #8308718

Nancyj E. Hovey level-classic January 18, 2010

on your wonderful FINALIST! 8o)

Photobucket #8308796

Monnie Ryan January 18, 2010

Fantastic capture -- well-deserved Finalist win, Carol! Congratulations! #8308995

Val Feldman level-deluxe January 18, 2010

Ah, Carol - just so doggoned well-deserved! Huge congratulations, my friend - wishing you all the best of luck (fingers, toes, eyes, WHATEVER crossed for you!) in the upcoming rounds! ~Val and Clan #8309047

Sherran Andersen level-classic January 18, 2010

Congrats Carol. #8309732

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic January 18, 2010

Huge CONGRATZ. on this beautiful Finalist, Carol!!

UB. #8309891

Summer A. Kozisek January 19, 2010

Beautiful capture Carol, congratulations on your finalist! #8310768

Liz blahh January 19, 2010

Congrats on your beautiful finalists! #8311148

Karen Celella level-deluxe January 19, 2010

Congratulations on your wonderful finalist Carol. #8311438

James N. Carpenter January 19, 2010

Big congrats Carol on this beautiful finalist. James #8312175

Daniella Puente January 19, 2010

WONDERFUL!!! congrats Carol :)) #8312207

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe January 19, 2010

Outstanding - Congrats Carol on your Finalist! Jeff #8312964

Barbara Waldoch level-classic January 19, 2010

Huge congratulations on your fantastic Win! #8313016

Amy M. Wilson January 19, 2010

Huge congratulations on your fabulous Win, Carol!!! WTG #8313062

Sam Britt January 19, 2010

Congratulations on this second place win, Carol! #8313179

Peter K. Burian January 19, 2010

This is one of the best bird photos I have seen in a long, long time, Carol.

A well deserved award.



Valentin M. Armianu January 19, 2010

Fantastic winner, Carol. Congratulations!! #8313226

Debra R. Harder January 19, 2010

This is one of the best I've seen too, Carol!! Huge congratulations on your BEAUTIFUL GOLD WINNER!! Deb #8313308

Mary K. Robison January 19, 2010

Congratulations on your well-deserved win, Carol! #8313580

Marvil J. LaCroix January 19, 2010

Congrats on your winning photograph. It is spectacular in every way. Love the scene and the color. Great texture too.
Awesome capture, Carol. One of my Favorites. #8313805

Janice Mezzacappa January 19, 2010

Fantastic capture Carol huge congrats on your WINNER!! #8313843

Joannie Bertucci level-classic January 19, 2010

Carol, congrats on your very well deserved gold badge! #8313911

Erica Murphy level-deluxe January 19, 2010

Congratulations on your beautiful winner! I love the red bird against the snow. #8313998

January 19, 2010

No Surprise here. Another Classic example of your awesome photography. Congrats on your 2nd place finish for this awesome image Carol.

Brian #8314009

Cindy Bendush level-classic January 19, 2010

Congrats on your beautiful winner! #8314108

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic January 19, 2010

HUGE CONGRATZ. on getting in the Winners' Circle, Carol!!!

UB. #8314209

Liz blahh January 19, 2010

Congrats! #8314282

Tommy E. Burgess January 19, 2010

Huge congratulations on your outstanding and well deserved Winner Carol!! #8314424

Tammy M. Anderson level-deluxe January 20, 2010

Congratulations on this beautiful winner, Carol. #8314787

Bill Houghton January 20, 2010

Carol, congratulations on your beautiful win. Have a great day, Bill #8314836

Maria A. Gonzalez January 20, 2010

Congratulations,Carol. #8314865

Val Feldman level-deluxe January 20, 2010

Ah, Carol Magic once again garners gold!!! I mean, just how could they resist???!!!??? :):) Warm and very sincere congrats, Carol - you're just the best!!! #8315013

Karen Celella level-deluxe January 20, 2010

Congratulations on your impressive winning image Carol. I'm thrilled to see it here. #8315077

Carol Eade level-addict January 20, 2010

Congratulations on your beautiful winner, Carol! #8315172

Jack Ryan January 20, 2010

Wat to go, Carol. Congratulations! #8315728

Angie M. Davis January 20, 2010

Congratulations, Carol!! Just gorgeous! #8316004

Summer A. Kozisek January 20, 2010

Congratulations on your win Carol! #8316494

Randy D. Dinkins level-deluxe January 20, 2010

Congratulations Carol, well deserved! #8316892

Dianna Murphy January 20, 2010

WTG Carol!!! A big warm hearted congratulations to you on your fantastic winner!!! I wish you continued success in the future.
Dianna #8316894

Dominick M. Dimacale level-addict January 20, 2010

Congratulations Carol on your Wonderful Winner!!!

Dominick #8316942

JO ANN CLEVELAND January 20, 2010

Ohhhh Carol!

So glad this was a winner and very well deserved!

jo ann c. #8316982

Jean-Pierre Ducondi level-classic January 21, 2010

Congrats on this wonderful winner. Well done.
JP #8320040

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-deluxe January 22, 2010

Truly captivating Carol! Congratulations on your win! #8321898

Phyllis H. Burchett January 22, 2010

Congratulations on this beautiful capture! #8322870

Patrick Rouzes level-classic January 23, 2010

CONGRATULATIONS on this incredible WINNER, Carol! WTG , my friend! #8323767

Kelly S. Cavanaugh January 23, 2010

Congratulations on your win, Carol!! :) #8324852

Boyd L. Alexander January 24, 2010

Congratulations on your well deserved win Carol!!! #8325444

Sam Britt February 22, 2010

Big Congrats on your second place winner, Carol! #8408077

Sam Britt February 22, 2010

oops...I thought they had already posted January winners! #8408221

Toni Riggs March 23, 2010

Gorgeous image, congrats! #8473979

Wm Nosal January 27, 2013

Beautiful Image Carol! #10541040

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submitted 12/5/09, animals. Our first snow today!

Uploaded on December 05, 2009 All Time Best Photo Contest Finalist Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner

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