May 092013
 


I am pleased to report that my photo BLAST OFF! was awarded First Prize in the Outdoor Photographer Magazine’s 4th annual Great Outdoors photo contest. The image captured a sunrise blast off of a huge flock of snow geese at Bosque del Apache in New Mexico.

Technical details: Tripod mounted Canon 7D with Canon EF 24-105mm @ 35mm f/5.6 1/640s iso400.

Blast Off! taken at Bosque del Apache by Frank Comisar

All the winners can be seen on the Outdoor Photographer web site as well as the June 2013 issue of the magazine. The post First Prize – Outdoor Photographer Photo Contest appeared first on Scenic Aperture.

Frank Comisar

Frank Comisar

Frank Comisar is a nature photographer who loves to help others make beautiful photographs. His photography interests are varied and range from landscapes to wildlife. He shoots landscapes, wildlife, and nature for the purpose of capturing a moment in time that when revisited, portrays the natural beauty of the places visited and the creatures that live there. His goal is to not merely provide a visual and technical documentation of the scene in front of the lens. Rather, it is to render the scene in an artistic and creative way that not only provides context to the image, but also captures the feeling and essence of the moment.

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Frank Comisar

Thanks Susan, I appreciate your comments. Although the picture is not perfect (I've never made a perfect photo) the moment was about as perfect as one could wish for – well, it was a bit chilly 🙂

Susan Lee

( say “nearly” perfect because I should have felt it WAS perfect if I had been able to personally experience this…I purely love the sounds of many wings! 🙂 ).

Susan Lee

Congratulations on your win; a wonderful, nearly perfect sunrise! 🙂

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