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White Beauty

By kcranmer
A horse amongst the fog. Boundary County, Idaho.

Tags: Photography Landscape Landscapes Photos Photo Horses Horse Nature Art Fog Artwork Black and white Foggy Mixed media Pets and captive animals White beauty Wildlife and nature Kcranmer

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peterkin 13 625 England
21 Sep 2007 6:03PM
I can't believe there are no clicks and comments! What a terrific shot and a lovely scene. I love the B&W treatment, the toning is very good. I would like to see it in colour as well, though. Very lovely and very nicely done.


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imander 9 388 7 United Kingdom
21 Sep 2007 6:29PM
really beautiful shot, very well captured
Kanovalov 11 29 United States
21 Sep 2007 6:32PM
WOW, I can't begin to say how awesome this photo is... I agree with Peter about the clicks.

But the Horse is missing something...
(A Unicorn's Horn)

proz 12 205 United States
21 Sep 2007 6:34PM
beautiful capture deserves much more attention
NeilM 10 England
21 Sep 2007 6:35PM
a real beauty, well taken.

arpad 9 United Kingdom
21 Sep 2007 6:41PM
great pose for the horse, amazing background...perfect.

sk8mk 10 223 United Kingdom
21 Sep 2007 6:41PM
Thats a real nice shot! Deserves more clicks!
dathersmith 9 550 12 England
21 Sep 2007 6:44PM
What a super shot, great exposure. Fantastic first post, look forward to many more. Welcome to epz.

NorthernEdge 11 535 England
21 Sep 2007 6:46PM
worth a click for the in-depth tags alone Wink

Very nice image and a nice start Wink
21 Sep 2007 6:51PM
This is a fantastic capture, well done

cameracat 12 8.6k 61 Norfolk Island
21 Sep 2007 6:53PM
Gets my Vote.....Smile
rmr 9 1 Wales
21 Sep 2007 6:55PM
stunning shot
well done
IanA 13 3.0k 12 England
21 Sep 2007 7:04PM
Cracking image!

RobMacd 10 21 United Kingdom
21 Sep 2007 7:07PM
One of the best i`ve seen on here this week.

Rob M.
liparig 12 233 United States
21 Sep 2007 7:14PM
wow love this shot well done
rangerpaul 9 19 7 England
21 Sep 2007 7:20PM
That's one of the best horse portraits I've seen.
Absolutely beautiful.
Bye the way, welcome to EPZ. Hope you enjoy it here.
Grim1 9 49 United Kingdom
21 Sep 2007 7:31PM
Wow. Gorgeous horse and conversion, followed by background full of interest. Wow.
Wibbles 9 1 England
21 Sep 2007 7:35PM
Oh this is just stunning! Very nicely taken.. and in mono too.. WOW! Smile

Don't forget to put comma's between your tags to seperate the words.
jaktis Plus
12 84 Sweden
21 Sep 2007 7:37PM
I like how the bend here, a great pose and well presented in mono

fotostevo 9 18
21 Sep 2007 7:55PM
love this. really moody capture, well done.
RobinChapman 10 63 Scotland
21 Sep 2007 8:03PM
Fantastic shot. Moody, atmospheric & a great interesting composition. Welcome to EPZ......... Great start!!

Take care
kevski 10 14 United Kingdom
21 Sep 2007 8:09PM
Beautifully diffused shot,great work on this.
P.s Excellent profile pic aswell
ChiliMan Plus
10 135 17 Singapore
21 Sep 2007 8:10PM
Welcome to EPZ and WHAT a totally mindblowing first image. Holy smokes.

This should get an EC or an HC, in my opinion.

As having horses in our family i can apreciate a good horse photo when i see one,very well captured keep up the good work. regards steve_r
KarenFB Plus
10 4.7k 167 England
21 Sep 2007 8:15PM
A beautiful shot, I love the romantic feel to this one!
P.S. Don't forget the 'tags' need to have commas between each one, for them to work. Smile
derekv 9 3 England
21 Sep 2007 8:36PM
A vote from me ! Beautiful study of lovelyHorse.
bayleaf 9 8 United Kingdom
21 Sep 2007 8:36PM
Fantastic shot! What can I say? "Beautiful" about sums it up.

A big WELCOME to EPZ for a BIG SHOT Smile. John.
ink_weaver 10 133 England
21 Sep 2007 8:39PM
Wonderful horse. Love the mist in the distance. Well worth the 30th click.

kozway 9 Canada
21 Sep 2007 8:45PM
absoutly amazing...i love the black and white. It kind of adds mystery. I am really lost for words. This pic is easily the best horse photo i have ever seen...everything works perfectly. The horse compliments the background and the background compliments the horse! Well done and post some more when you can!!
G73photography 10 417 15 United Kingdom
21 Sep 2007 8:49PM
very nice detail and the contrasts work a treat, great first pic, G
dianah 10 24.5k 4 United Kingdom
21 Sep 2007 8:49PM
Wonderful mono shot of a very majestic horse! Wecome to EPZ and your first upload is a truly excellent one.
mrcal 12 1.0k
21 Sep 2007 8:55PM
I've spent most of the Summer shooting horses at equestrian events. I'd have been delighted to have had one like this. Fabulous Smile
Glostopcat 10 255 2 England
21 Sep 2007 8:56PM
A beautiful equine image, what a great first upload
21 Sep 2007 8:59PM
lovely shot,works well in b/ to see more.checked out your website excellent work. you must post more on EPZ.
So come on kellie dont be shy.*click*

Best Wishes

cats_123 Plus
12 4.6k 26 Northern Ireland
21 Sep 2007 9:00PM

padawson_1 10 236 England
21 Sep 2007 9:01PM
Welcome to epz. Great shot with super detail and great in mono too.
TRimages 9 1 England
21 Sep 2007 9:06PM
A fantastic shot.
User_Removed 9 485 13 England
21 Sep 2007 9:12PM
fantastic, everything about this is quality
21 Sep 2007 9:16PM
Exquisite shot.

21 Sep 2007 9:18PM
Beautiful image,
21 Sep 2007 9:22PM
Great first upload
Ammonyte 10 4 1 United Kingdom
21 Sep 2007 9:32PM
Totally beautiful! Stunning first effort!
21 Sep 2007 9:36PM
well captured ,stunning image,very well taken top marks welcome to epz
love it as does everyone else!
X5DJM 11 26 England
21 Sep 2007 9:47PM
Don't know how I missed this one, It's all been said. welcome to the mad house, great start.
Nice one..
andytvcams 14 10.4k United Kingdom
21 Sep 2007 9:52PM
This i have to say is superb.

Crazee1ady 9 16
21 Sep 2007 9:56PM
great detail :o)
mhaseman 9 608 1
21 Sep 2007 10:14PM
Gorgeous image.
Chriscj 10 96 1 England
21 Sep 2007 10:15PM
Lovely capture and treatment.

21 Sep 2007 10:19PM
Wonderful sense of calm with the mist hanging in the background.
21 Sep 2007 10:21PM
incredible shot, love the tones, a real keeper
jusophine 10 104 1 England
21 Sep 2007 10:26PM
What a clever and gorgeous image.

Kim19 13 31
21 Sep 2007 10:29PM
beautiful image. click from me!
This is a fantastic image. The way you shot it, it's seems unreal. Great!!!!!!!!!!!!!! JNC
Buffalo_Tom Plus
10 2.3k 9 Wales
21 Sep 2007 10:36PM
Superb mono and detail.Fantastic.
MarkT 11 119 2 England
21 Sep 2007 10:37PM
Superb shot and welcome to epz Smile

GaryBooth 9 34 England
21 Sep 2007 10:39PM
I think everyone else has said it all. Superb shot.

wasper 10 533 1 Ireland
21 Sep 2007 10:42PM
Welcome to the site. Like a dreamy scene.
DP_Imagery Plus
12 24 6 Wales
21 Sep 2007 10:43PM
Hi Kellie - welcome to epz and thanks for your comment on my pic. Yours is a stunning first upload. Love the horse's pose, the bw treatment and the wonderful mist clothed treeline in the bg. Magic. Bruce
dougv 12 8.4k 3 England
21 Sep 2007 10:48PM
Welcome Kellie.
A stunning first upload.
Keep up the good work.
Doug Smile
looboss 9 3.1k 7 United Kingdom
21 Sep 2007 10:59PM
Beautiful shot! very well captured.

Fabulous first upload hope to see many more.

Thanks for your kind comments.
21 Sep 2007 11:05PM
Cracking shot - I like the background

una 13 10 United Kingdom
21 Sep 2007 11:10PM
Fabulous shot, well done. Welcome.
RobertZ 10 Slovenia
21 Sep 2007 11:30PM
nice, but if I will do it I would take 3steps on the left, step forward one or two steps & put the head on right third...I'm not a pro, but I like photography

Eviscera 10 1.1k 149 United Kingdom
21 Sep 2007 11:43PM
welcome ! a taste of the future ?

Wolf359 9 20 United Kingdom
22 Sep 2007 12:07AM
Beautiful shot !! I like the dream like quality.fantastic
gilda 10
22 Sep 2007 12:10AM
Beautiful capture, Welcome to the site.

Thanks for your comments.
clickkk!!! Smile

Boagman65 9 2 1 Scotland
22 Sep 2007 12:11AM
Welcome to EPZ!! This is a superb shot well cropped and it works well in B&W nicely captured.

csr 9 3 England
22 Sep 2007 12:13AM
Welcome great mono nice BG
Possum 10 148 England
22 Sep 2007 12:39AM
What a great starter shot! The horse is beautiful but the fog makes this image really special. A very warm welcome, hope you enjoy EPZ (it can be addictive - beware!).
Allie Smile
ashley 12 167 1 United Kingdom
22 Sep 2007 12:41AM
nice capture Kellie, works great in B&W

well done

22 Sep 2007 12:46AM
oh wow............I love this......

Dee Smile
amazing capture...stunning animal
shortski 10 3 1 England
22 Sep 2007 1:00AM
Stunning image and welcome...jojo
alliec 10 1 3
22 Sep 2007 1:40AM
Great First post. I await more of your work.

taggart Plus
12 47 13 United States
22 Sep 2007 1:51AM
Exceptional! Welcome to EPZ!

Caledonia 10 2 Scotland
22 Sep 2007 2:23AM
Stunning horse! Stunning background! You get 10/10 from me ... it's just beautiful.
Paul Morgan 15 18.3k 6 England
22 Sep 2007 3:21AM
An awsome first upload, welcome to epz.
JimV 10 6 3 Canada
22 Sep 2007 3:39AM
Welcome to EPZ and a big hand for a fantastic first upload, which has been well acknowledged. You've set the bar VERY high for yourself, now watch out for the vultures circling!
Rgds., and thanks for look and comment on mine, much appreciated.
bricjen 10 United States
22 Sep 2007 3:51AM
Wow! A beautiful first upload! Love this!
DolphinLady 10 54 1 Wales
22 Sep 2007 5:35AM
An amazing 1st image.
I it,
Welcome to the wonderful addictive world of EPZ.
Look forward to seeing many more of your images.
PLCimagery 10 77 1 England
22 Sep 2007 7:42AM
Really impressive
MikeBonsall 10 474 3 Guernsey
22 Sep 2007 8:44AM
sublime! welcome to the site Smile

Excellent timing and capture.

22 Sep 2007 9:08AM
Superb photograph excellent, love way the horse is turning from a forward stance to the side lengthening its neck also the mist in the background in the forest.

Great composition and tone.
Very well done.

imagio 10 12 1 England
22 Sep 2007 9:18AM
BEAUTIFUL Im smitten..

TattySnapper 10 10 England
22 Sep 2007 9:20AM
Beautiful image. Simple as that! Glad to get you to 100. Welcome aboard

Gary_Macleod 12 159 Scotland
22 Sep 2007 9:32AM
first of all a huge welcome to EPZ, it's a fantastic site. this is a real cracking image with a super BG.


mikksue 9 2 United Kingdom
22 Sep 2007 9:51AM
Horses are my passion and this shot reminds me why! Fantastic

JudeC 9 6 3 England
22 Sep 2007 9:55AM
Stunning image, welcome to EPZ - JudeC
Rende Plus
9 38 4 Netherlands
22 Sep 2007 10:25AM
Beautiful composition and light; great image.
glyndwr 9 66 9 Wales
22 Sep 2007 10:32AM
Welcome to epz, what a way to start!
Great shot, the pose by the horse is brilliant, the rest is brilliant by you.


woodsman 9 1 England
22 Sep 2007 10:38AM
wow this sis a stunning picture,beautifully taken...
22 Sep 2007 10:46AM
Beautiful shot!!!!
22 Sep 2007 11:05AM
Fantastic shot, you have given yourself a tough job to follow with this one! William.
AlleyCatz 10 274 6 England
22 Sep 2007 11:09AM
Excellent first upload.
Beautifully captured.
Welcome to EPZ Smile

Callanan 10 7 Ireland
22 Sep 2007 11:46AM
Great capture. Its all been said above.
Joline Plus
10 27 53 United States
22 Sep 2007 12:34PM're off to a fine start! Welcome to EPZ, it's a fun site, with lots of great people to meet.
This is a rare beauty!
User_Removed 10 7 8 Netherlands
22 Sep 2007 1:17PM
Good B&W image. good exposure for the greys and the whites. Bert
22 Sep 2007 1:47PM
Congratulations on a very succesful (and stunning) first upload.
Excellent work from start to finish!
22 Sep 2007 2:07PM

robincoombes 9 1 5 Wales
22 Sep 2007 2:53PM
Stunning first EPZ image and votes well done look forward to more of this quality

evelen 11 5 England
22 Sep 2007 3:20PM
excellent shot, eve.
Cabit 9 104 England
22 Sep 2007 6:03PM
All been said, so I will just say Magical.
ripleysalien 9 1.2k 11 United Kingdom
22 Sep 2007 7:56PM
Superb shot, welcome to EPZ

TelStar 11 116 United Kingdom
22 Sep 2007 9:23PM
An amazing shot; beautifully composed.

scott_jessuk 10 249 1 Scotland
22 Sep 2007 9:31PM
Stunning capture.

antbow 10
22 Sep 2007 9:37PM
this shot is as beautiful as you are
22 Sep 2007 10:35PM
Kellie: Saw your comments of my shot and decided to meander to your posted bwebsite. Very nice work. i liked the shot in the Kootneys of the reflection. I will post one of mine from near Kelowna. Was unable to send you a message any other way.

Thx RRBryson
JennB 9 60 1 United Kingdom
22 Sep 2007 10:47PM
What a stunning first shot. Well worthy of so much praise, just in case you dont know 130 votes is MASSIVE! A 30 means really good but 130! Well done you. I'm adding you to my favourite photographers so I can see your future stuff when you put it on. Welcome to ephoto.
Jenn x
23 Sep 2007 12:17AM
Well, that's a good picture, but I like better that brown eyes Grin kcrenmer.

kcranmer 9 22 United States
23 Sep 2007 12:20AM
Wow! Thank you everyone so very much...I am absolutely shocked that my horse photo got this much attention...I appreciate everyone's encouragement, thank you again and I look forward to sharing more and seeing more! Wink
This is just amazing. Fantastic job
skoffs 10 3 United States
23 Sep 2007 1:48AM
Beautiful horse, and a great background.
TyChee Plus
11 275 1 United States
23 Sep 2007 3:29AM
Beautiful Shot! Welcome to EPZ! What a great shot to start with.
23 Sep 2007 5:10AM
Gorgeous, so clear and crisp. Even in black and white you can almost feel the morning dew, presented so beautifully in the backgroud. And thanks for the click, back to ya Wink
A wonderful girst image and a fine welcome by the members Kellie. Hope there's lots more to come of this quality. You have a fine composition with a wonderful portrait of this horse, the power of the neck is well desplayed and the b/w concentrates the image on the horse within the foggy landscape.

All the very best and Welcome to EPZ"
helenlinda Plus
9 344 22 United Kingdom
23 Sep 2007 8:11AM
Welcome to EPZ
A superb start with this excellent shot
KKmoments 10 12 1 United Kingdom
23 Sep 2007 10:23AM
Amazing first upload.... superb.
AlanBW 10 20 England
23 Sep 2007 10:53AM
It's all been said, this is a magnificent image - congrats
sputnki 12 10 Canada
23 Sep 2007 5:01PM
Lovely horse portrait!

49er 10 564
23 Sep 2007 5:07PM
colin 12 697 5 Scotland
23 Sep 2007 6:03PM
Wow!!! 145 clicks for a first upload and 2 days on the site!! That must be some sort of a record.
Beautiful image.
Well done.
Photogene 10 176 Wales
23 Sep 2007 6:48PM
Beautifully captured.

Guillaume 9 119 2 United Kingdom
24 Sep 2007 10:48AM
Superb details in the horse.
Tandberg 13 1.2k 2 England
24 Sep 2007 11:56AM
Hi kellie welcome to epz!

I am always honest with people here when i crit and image,some like that and some dont.
But thats just me and if they dont like honesty then thats tough....

I have looked at your web site and their is some pretty impressive shots on there,more so the cars etc so well done on them Wink Get some on here lol.
Right the shot above if i'm honest its an average shot thats made slightly better by what looks like a soft focus effect. And it does make it slightly better.

I noticed you have made a lot of comments and thats good,but sometimes it goes against honest crit and by that i mean some folks will click yours back because you have clicked theres and that can and often gets you more clicks than the shot normally would.

SO what i am saying is not meant to come across as negative.
But be careful as you will not improve if people are just clicking because you have clicked theres....
SO give honest crit to others and tell them exactly what you think of a shot the good and the bad and you will get the same.
Thats the only way to improve yopur photography...

Hope this helps Wink
24 Sep 2007 6:53PM
Its beautiful. Thanks for the good shot. Expecting more in future.
24 Sep 2007 10:32PM
Would simply like to say, first class
24 Sep 2007 11:35PM
Well done - =the composition is great. Look forward to seeing more of your photography
dark_lord Plus
12 1.8k 329 England
25 Sep 2007 7:58AM
Looks so much better here than the thumbnail - so it's a pity you canb't upload a larger version for us to enjoy more Smile
paulcr 11 1.5k 9 Ireland
25 Sep 2007 11:52PM
Yes.. Paul
davewaine 9 135 3 England
29 Sep 2007 7:02PM
Wonderful textural shot - and a very handsome horse!
daffydill56 12 190 United Kingdom
29 Sep 2007 7:25PM
Thought I had better round it off to 160!! Superb work for a first upload.

Welcome to the madhouse lol.

pennyspike 13 2.1k 29 United Kingdom
1 Oct 2007 11:52PM
Supe first upload. Welcome to epz.
SimPick 10 545 2 Azerbaijan
4 Oct 2007 11:03PM
Absolutely stunning image. There is no other way of saying it. Fantastic shot. Wish I could take them like this ;o(
Diana 9 2.0k 19 Netherlands
5 Oct 2007 2:06AM
top notch WOW

This is Truly a Stunner!

Cheers and Welcome to EPZ.....Suzan Smile
BonaFideNut 10 14 United States
7 Oct 2007 9:29PM
Nice. It has a dreamy, solitary, and majestic feeling to it all in one.
paulsteds 12 123 England
7 Oct 2007 9:43PM
tripodted 11 31 1 Northern Ireland
8 Oct 2007 9:45PM
Stunning image. Beautiful photoshop work.
GregorP 11 4 Slovenia
14 Oct 2007 6:29PM
Stunning shot and nice conversion. I like it.

17 Oct 2007 9:37PM
A beautiful study in black and white.
AnneWorner 9 620 43 United States
18 Oct 2007 2:36AM
Don't know how I missed this - probably because I can't seem to catch up with all the uploads.
I love drawing horses. The pose here is wonderful, s/he almost seems reflective.
samsalt1 9 34 4
18 Oct 2007 3:27AM
Its not surprising this has so many votes and comments, nothing left for me to say except keep doing what you do , it works.

bobk 11 6 Scotland
18 Oct 2007 11:34AM
excellent image, very atmospheric
Micoo 10 United Kingdom
18 Oct 2007 7:49PM