Breaking The Fall

© Marcel J. Fernandez

Breaking The Fall

Uploaded: April 03, 2010


The lavender caught the falling leaf and the leaf caught the sunlihgt.


Ujjwal Mukherjee level-classic April 03, 2010

Fabulous light,composition and capture!! #1254979

Susan Weisensel April 03, 2010

Cool find and capture. #8507853

Amy M. Wilson April 03, 2010

Beautiful composition... love the colors and lighting, Marcel!

Wishing you and yours a very happy Easter!!! #8507875

Susana Ms Heide April 04, 2010

OUTSTANDING play with light! Beautiful image Marcel!! #8508805

Marty Straub April 05, 2010

...and what a nice catch on YOUR part, Marcel! The light and your control of it are astounding, and your composition is perfect with the most incredible background. Congrats, man. #8511671

Summer A. Kozisek April 05, 2010

Beautiful in it's simplicity, love it Marcel! #8513366

Mary K. Robison April 24, 2010

Gorgeous POTD, Marcel, and fully deserved! Congratulations! #8565814

Joy Rector April 24, 2010

congrats on the POTD #8565965

Patti Coblentz April 24, 2010

Beautiful backlighting and clarity, Matcel! Congratulations on this wonderful POTD!!

Patti #8565986

Nikki McDonald level-classic April 24, 2010

Beautiful light and wonderful simplicity of composition. Congratulations on the POTD, Marcel. #8566029

Linda D. Lester level-classic April 24, 2010

What a the light on the leaf! Congratulations on your POTD!! #8566107

JO ANN CLEVELAND April 24, 2010

What a fantastic capture, you captured it perfectly!

Congrats on your POTD...hope we see this again Marcel!

jo ann c. #8566254

Cathy Barrows April 24, 2010

Congrats on your POTD...beautiful light #8566282

Milan Banik April 24, 2010

excellent light and love contrast colour
composition #8566417

Bill Houghton April 24, 2010

Marcel, nice touch. Congratulations on your POTD. #8566435

Donna La Mattino Pagakis April 24, 2010

Awesome use of light and simplicity Marcel. Congratulations! #8566473

Amy M. Wilson April 24, 2010

Big congratulations on your well-deserved POTD, Marcel!!! #8566511

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe April 24, 2010

So well seen and captured - Congrats Marcel on your Wonderful POTD!! Jeff #8566532

Rona L. Schwarz April 24, 2010

Congratulations on a striking POTD, Marcel! Wonderful lighting and clarity! great eye! #8566756

Leslie McLain level-deluxe April 24, 2010

Congrats on your beautiful POTD. #8566783

Nancyj E. Hovey level-classic April 24, 2010


on your very deserving POTD...
for this outstanding image! 8o) #8566862

Debra R. Harder April 25, 2010

Stunning light, selective focus and colors, Marcel! Huge congratulations on your outstanding POTD!! Deb #8568222

Guy D. Biechele level-classic April 26, 2010

Beautiful capture. Very cool shot! Congrats on your POTD. #8570865

Dianna Murphy April 27, 2010

Congratulations on your wonderful POTD!!! #8573514

Richard D. Love May 01, 2010

Congratulations, Marcel. Wonderful backlighting and comp. Very well done.

Rick #8582401

Nadia Paul October 23, 2014

Beautifully composed with wonderful backlighting Marcel! #11166633

Nancy L. Green level-classic February 12, 2015

The lighting on this really grabs me, VERY well done and CONGRATULATIONS!!! <>< #11246082

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