When It All Comes Together

Uploaded: September 08, 2004 21:56:24


Near Hurricane Ridge in Olympic National Forest. f/4.5, 1/250s, Nikkor 105mm micro lens, handheld, polarizer.


Pamela K September 08, 2004

Wow! definitely all came together for you there! Great capture!

Pam #166926

Allan L. Whitehead September 08, 2004

marvelous 'capture' and phtographic presentation, Brenda, I love the colors, the composition, the detailing, the bg DoF, and the phenominal effects. Very well done, my dear friend - your good friend, Allan #763812

Dan Holm level-classic September 08, 2004

Whoa! This is absolutely AWESOME, Brenda! Outstanding capture!! #763828

Janelle Barry level-classic September 09, 2004


I've been to Hurricane Ridge once, and have to say it was some of the most stunning scenery I've ever seen. The deer were delightful as well. You have represented it all wonderfully in this fabulous image!

Janelle #763870

Murry Grigsby September 09, 2004

WOW! This is excellent Brenda!! #764570

Donna J. Taff September 09, 2004

OUTSTANDING IMAGE, Brenda!!!!!! #764723

Dale Gast September 09, 2004

Brenda, this is wonderful!!!! #764781

Susana Ms Heide September 09, 2004

AWESOME shot! Never seen anything like it!! #764825

Wendy M. Amdahl level-deluxe September 09, 2004

You're absolutely right...it all came together beautifully. Nice work! #764911

Beverley Lu Steeves September 11, 2004

Wow! Awesome image, Brenda!! Fantastic! #770427

Janet Detota September 14, 2004

Wow! It almost doesn't look real!! Fabulous! #779894

John C. Schwentner September 22, 2004

Yep, this is the type you can sell #796606

Kathleen Clemons September 22, 2004

Wow, Brenda! Congrats on your POTD! :) #796641

Allan L. Whitehead September 22, 2004

WOW, POTD, eh… I told you this was good, and now I can say, "see, I told you so" Congratulations on this, Brenda, my very dear friend, this is really richly deserved. Very well done - your good friend, Allan #796645

Diane Dupuis September 22, 2004

Simply stunning! Congrats on your POTD! #796683

Kelly Abernathy level-classic September 22, 2004

I love it! Congratulations on your POTD! Well deserved! -K #796692

William C. Raco level-classic September 22, 2004

Fantastic photo, Brenda.
Wonderful title, as well.
Congratulations on the POTD

bill #796784

Ed Heaton September 22, 2004

Good morning Brenda,
Well, Bill said it all, But I'll repeat it.. Fantasic photo and I love the title!
Congrats on POTD! #796830

Charlene Bayerle September 22, 2004

Well deserved...congratulations Brenda!!!! #796853

Tammy McAllister September 22, 2004

Congratulations on a superb image Brenda! Just awesome! #796990

Wendy M. Amdahl level-deluxe September 22, 2004

Congratulations Brenda on your POTD this super image is well deserving of it! #797037

September 22, 2004

Gorgeous photograph! Congratulations! #797038

September 22, 2004

I have not seen a wildlife photo that looks more natural then that one with such great compostion and back ground.Awesome job! #797108

Deborah C. Lewinson level-addict September 22, 2004

Congratulations on POTD for your outstanding photo! #797121

Darren K. Fisher level-classic September 22, 2004

Talk about being in the right place at the right time. And capturing it so beautifully. Awesome job Brenda and congrats on POD. #797122

Ronald Balthazor level-addict September 22, 2004

Well deserved honor, Brenda. Nicely done. #797166

Isabel L September 22, 2004

Congrats!!!!!! Beautiful shot!! #797257

Janet Detota September 22, 2004

Congratulations, Brenda! #797304

Kim Helmick September 22, 2004

Outstanding Brenda! #797326

Dale Ann Cubbage September 22, 2004

A beautiful image Brenda! Congrats on POTD!!

da #797359

David S. April September 22, 2004

this image is more that just being at the right place at the right time. you have done such a perfect job of framing the subject with the deer being so well positioned in the bottom left of the frame and the tall tree offsetting the rainbow as a background compositional element. very well done! #797422

Julia S. Chadwick September 22, 2004

What a catch, great job!


Kathleen R. Struckle September 22, 2004

Absolutely stunning Brenda!! Great capture of the deer and the colors are wonderful! #797557

Susan T. Evans September 22, 2004

Congrats Brenda on your POTD, well deseved!!! awesome image!!! #797582

Paula Showen September 22, 2004

All I can say is WOW! This is so awesome! Congratulations, Brenda! #797591

Leanne M.E. Boyd September 22, 2004

Beautiful, Brenda! Congratulations on your POTD! #797613

Dana Nourie September 22, 2004

What an absolutely beautiful photo! Was the rainbow really there at that time, or did you add it in? How many shots did you take of that deer before getting this one?

Love the way the deer is looking back, directing attention to the blurred trees and the awesome rainbow. What a marvelous shot. Dana #797630

September 22, 2004

It is a great photo indeed, but it looks fake. Good capture.

-tyler #797941

Brenda W. LaFleur level-deluxe September 22, 2004

Thanks everybody! What a nice surprise this morning.

Dana, the rainbow was actually there. I was across the road from this female deer trying to capture her two fawns who were nibbling grass on the other side of the road. I had noticed the rainbow a few second earlier and shot just the rainbow and the mountain behind it. After getting a couple of images of the fawns, I looked across the road and saw this scene. Shot three images before the moment passed. Got two goods ones and one out of focus. Two out of three wasn't bad!

Tyler, I might think this was fake too if I hadn't been there!

Again, thanks all! #797987

Dwight Dolby September 22, 2004

Yours is my favorite POTD so far. I prefer true life photos. Much of the design and color stuff leaves me unmoved. Your capture is about as good "true life" gets. The mountain green, haze, rainbow, mountain grass. Great stuff! #798306

Kevin Nugent September 22, 2004

Simply amazing capture! You were there at the right time. Excellent work! #798395

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-deluxe September 22, 2004

This is so beautiful Brenda!! Congratulations on a great image and photo of the day. Cool!! #798647

Anita Taylor September 22, 2004

Wow, what an incredible shot! You have the right title for it! Glad you got that chance :) #798864

Stephen Zacker October 02, 2004

Terrific capture! What a shot! #818151

Darren K. Fisher level-classic July 24, 2005

When it comes to rainbows you are one lucky lady....LOL....I never got a letter telling me this made POTD. Congrats. #1630285

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