Hill Country Longhorn

© Liz Kepner

Hill Country Longhorn

Diane Addonizio level-classic May 05, 2004

Nicely done, Liz! #124976

Nobu Nagase May 05, 2004

Very nice, Liz.
#522049

Andrew McClintock May 05, 2004

This image is awesome. I live in San Antonio, where was this taken? #522088

Isabel L May 05, 2004

Wow liz amazing shot! everything looks great and the flowers are really pretty and then the longhorn just standing there looks great. :) good job. #522103

Brenda W. LaFleur level-deluxe May 05, 2004

Very nice capture, Liz! #522106

Andrea L. Akin May 05, 2004

Liz, I love this shot. You did a fantastic job with this one. #522114

Darren K. Fisher level-classic May 05, 2004

WOW Liz this is awesome. Great purple flowers in the FG, and excellent detail in the Longhorn. Not to mention great warm lighting. #522129

Carol Engstrom level-addict May 05, 2004

Excellent!! This is really well done, Liz. #522151

Shermin Negari May 05, 2004

very Well done Liz!
the difference Of DOF between FG and BG
makes it uniqe. #522152

Kristen McKain May 06, 2004

gorgeous capture! #522358

Theresa McCloskey May 06, 2004

very nice capture Liz :-) #522397

Marie Fields level-classic May 06, 2004

Terrific image, Liz! #522582

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe May 06, 2004

A fantastic image Liz! Jeff #522654

Murry Grigsby May 06, 2004

Yea Haw from Houston Liz! Terrific Texas image!! #523019

Judy Rae level-addict May 07, 2004

This is great Liz! We are currently working overseas and this brings back memories of home. Beautiful shot! #525578

Jennifer Rennison June 15, 2004

Congratulations Liz, this is a great image! #595618

Kristen McKain June 15, 2004

Congrats!! #596029

Claudia Kuhn level-classic June 15, 2004

Congrats on your longhorn winner Liz! #597023

Liz Kepner June 15, 2004

Thank you everyone for your wonderful comments. Andrew, I'm sorry for not getting back to you on where it was taken...I just now saw your question. It was taken between Brady and Llano. I lucked out seeing them in this field next to the road, they are usually down over the cliff and you can't see them from the road. Thank you all for your comments and encouragement. It's very much appreciated. #597696

Mette Vendelboe Allison level-classic June 16, 2004

Beautiful scene and photo! Congratulations and best of luck, Liz! #597846

Carol Engstrom level-addict June 16, 2004

Congrats Liz! #598887

Claudia Kuhn level-classic June 16, 2004

Hey Liz, big congrats to you!! #600263

Sherri L. Regalbuto June 16, 2004

Congratulations, wonderful photo. #600405

Sherri L. Regalbuto June 16, 2004

Congratulations, wonderful photo. #600406

Mette Vendelboe Allison level-classic June 17, 2004

Well-deserved! Congrats! #600531

Donna W. Neal June 17, 2004

Great capture Liz!
CONGRATULATIONS ON YOUR WIN. #600717

Kelly Abernathy June 17, 2004

Congratulations on your win! -K #600956

Ellen Peach June 17, 2004

Excellent win, Liz....congratulations! #601893

Susana Matos June 17, 2004

outstanding, excellent! Congratulations!
Cheers from Portugal, Su #602012

Mary K. Robison June 17, 2004

Congratulations! Great image! #602142

Evy Johansen level-classic June 17, 2004

Many congatulations on you second plaze win! #602543

Anton Falcon June 18, 2004

woo hoo Liz! congrats on your win! #603570

Leanne M.E. Boyd June 18, 2004

Congratulations on your win and new Gallery! #603793

Lisa Pittman June 18, 2004

Wow, Liz - you have a lot of wonderful comments. I knew this one was a winner when I first saw it - probably my favorite of all the wonderful shots you've taken! #604195

Lisa Pittman June 18, 2004

Wow, Liz - you have a lot of wonderful comments. I knew this one was a winner when I first saw it - probably my favorite of all the wonderful shots you've taken! #604196

Monika Sapek level-classic June 18, 2004

Many congratulations on your Second Place Win, Liz!
Monika
#604215

Stephen Zacker June 19, 2004

Congratulations Liz! Great perspective, and the flowers really make it! #604846

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-deluxe June 19, 2004

Wow this is an awesome image, well done, congrats. #605889

Dolores Neilson June 20, 2004

Liz...this is simply outstanding! You have two Texas symbols...the Longhorn and Bluebonnets. Put them in one image perfectly composed with great light...you have an outstanding image. Worthy of selling on cards/postcards. Market this baby! #606526

Mette Vendelboe Allison level-classic June 20, 2004

I agree 100% with Dolores:-) #606930

Roger D. Meador June 23, 2004

Congratulations on a fine image. #612603

Lisa Young June 23, 2004

Beautiful winner Liz. Congrats! #613126

Leonard Pierce July 10, 2004

Congratulations Liz! This is a fantastic image, perfect in every way. A very well deserved win!!!!!!!!!! #640715

Carolyn J. Connolly level-classic September 01, 2004

Wonderful image, Liz, and a very well deserved Second Place winner back in May! Phil and I just came across this one when it was featured on the Contest page, and I HAD to comment! What a beautiful 'beast' you captured here among the Texas Bluebonnets, and the late afternoon sun is perfect! Very well done indeed! :~) #749401

Mary-Ella Bowles level-deluxe November 22, 2004

Well I missed this back in May as well (So many photo sites, so little time!!). This is a winner in every way, Liz - a classic image, that I totally love. A belated congrats, and keep up the good work! #932086

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Description

100-400mm Canon Zoom Lens. Aperture 5.6 at shutter speed of 500. The Longhorn was standing on the edge of a rolling hill. This helped the background be even more out of focus than what the zoom and aperture setting made it. The sun was also setting behind me to give this warm lighting onto the Longhorn and the flowers.

Uploaded on May 05, 2004

BetterPhoto.com All Time Best Photo Contest Editor's Pick BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner


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