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Pine Mountain Sunset 2012

My oldest son, Benjamin, enjoying the sunset on top of Pine Mountain, Ky.
*Won Staff Favorite in the Mountains Contest of 2012. :)
*Won Front Cove...
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My oldest son, Benjamin, enjoying the sunset on top of Pine Mountain, Ky.
*Won Staff Favorite in the Mountains Contest of 2012. :)
*Won Front Cover of Kentucky Living Magazine July 2013!! First Place Scenic Photo Contest! :)
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leannedancaster
 
leannedancaster November 03, 2012
This is stunning x
aprilrena
aprilrena November 04, 2012
I am so glad you like this! It is one of my favorites. It was such a beautiful sunset and my son was just in awe of the view. :)
robinalaniz
 
robinalaniz November 08, 2012
Beautiful! Congrats.
aprilrena
aprilrena November 08, 2012
Thank you SO much!!! :)
tsambaproductions
 
tsambaproductions November 08, 2012
congrats
aprilrena
aprilrena November 08, 2012
Thank you!! I am super excited!! :)
aprilrena
 
aprilrena November 08, 2012
THANK YOU VIEW BUG!!!! :)
Woombaway PRO
 
Woombaway November 08, 2012
Congrats on award
aprilrena
aprilrena November 09, 2012
Thank you so much!! :)
KRPoole
 
KRPoole November 09, 2012
Love this, congrats!
aprilrena
aprilrena November 09, 2012
Thank you, I am so glad you like it!! :)
anitania
 
anitania November 09, 2012
grats so well deserved
aprilrena
aprilrena November 09, 2012
Thank you sister-in-law :) Love ya!
corproadie PRO
 
corproadie November 09, 2012
Congrats!
aprilrena
aprilrena November 09, 2012
Thank you very much! :) I am super excited :)
kayacloud
 
kayacloud November 10, 2012
awesome place!!
aprilrena
aprilrena November 10, 2012
Thank you, and yes, it really is beautiful! I just happened to be in town visiting my grandfather in the nursing home that day and decided I would show my son Pine Mountain... it was definitely the perfect evening to introduce him to the mountains :)
rkperry215
 
rkperry215 November 11, 2012
Gorgeous shot! Congrats!
aprilrena
aprilrena November 11, 2012
Thank you... these mountains were rumbling yesterday. We experienced a 4.2 earthquake in this area.
sayan200517
 
sayan200517 November 16, 2012
:)
aprilrena
aprilrena November 17, 2012
Thank you :)
estercastillo08 PRO+
 
estercastillo08 November 18, 2012
wow ! another award, congratulations, i'm happy for you and for your son, beautiful!
aprilrena
aprilrena November 19, 2012
Thank you once again! I appreciate your kindness :)
tarthead
 
tarthead November 19, 2012
very nicce!!
aprilrena
aprilrena November 19, 2012
Thank you so much! I am glad you like it :)
estercastillo08 PRO+
 
estercastillo08 November 22, 2012
beautiful sunset gives more attraction to tha place,great shot ,voted !
aprilrena
aprilrena November 23, 2012
Thank you, it definitely does!
beknava PRO
 
beknava November 24, 2012
Now I want to go to Kentucky! Beautiful! Vote in!
aprilrena
aprilrena November 24, 2012
Awesome! :) I appreciate the vote!! :)
korinna
 
korinna November 26, 2012
Voted! If you like any of mine, pls vote for it:
http://www.viewbug.com/contests/from-snapshots-to-great-shots-landscape-contest/2378898
http://www.viewbug.com/contests/from-snapshots-to-great-shots-landscape-contest/2375623
http://www.viewbug.com/contests/from-snapshots-to-great-shots-landscape-contest/2375621
aprilrena
aprilrena November 26, 2012
Thank you for your vote!! I will check out your entries also :)
kybaldy
 
kybaldy November 27, 2012
Wow! This is fantastic. My folks are both from Bell County...Pineville and Middlesborol This pic is incredibly nostalgic for me. Now living on the west coast, I really miss my old Kentucky home. Thank you for the beautiful reminder! Cheers!!
aprilrena
aprilrena November 28, 2012
Thank you! So glad to hear you enjoyed this photo. I myself have moved to the central part of Kentucky about 18 years ago... away from the mountains. I do go back to visit every one or two months and LOVE it. The Kentucky mountains are beautiful. Oh the smell of a rainy day in the mountains. :)
rturnbow PRO+
 
rturnbow December 01, 2012
Very nice, congrats!
aprilrena
aprilrena December 01, 2012
Thank you very much!! I appreciate your nice comment :)
IsabellaD Premium
 
IsabellaD December 02, 2012
Great capture, voted!
aprilrena
aprilrena December 02, 2012
Thank you very much! :)
carolcardillo PRO
 
carolcardillo December 03, 2012
Great! Frame it and hang it in your house forever! Congratulations on Staff Favorite!
aprilrena
aprilrena December 12, 2012
Thank you very much Carol! I may just have to do that :)
desertpagan
 
desertpagan December 03, 2012
A stunning capture! Congrats!!
aprilrena
aprilrena December 12, 2012
Thank you Thank you! I do appreciate your kindness :)
KarenRoberts
 
KarenRoberts December 04, 2012
What a great scene! Wow! Faved Award and VOTED!
aprilrena
aprilrena December 12, 2012
Wow, thank you so much! I appreciate the vote and kind words!
Bozzzzz
 
Bozzzzz December 10, 2012
Excellent exposure.
aprilrena
aprilrena December 12, 2012
Thank you Thank you! This is one of my favorite photos. It was such a beautiful day!
stillmovingphotographs
 
stillmovingphotographs December 15, 2012
great moment
aprilrena
aprilrena December 16, 2012
It really was, I am so glad I had my camera with me on this day :)
MariposaRosa
 
MariposaRosa January 30, 2013
Magnificent capture! Great depth, color, lighting and composition! Congrats on the award!
aprilrena
aprilrena January 30, 2013
Wow, Thank You! I appreciate the awesome comment! Much appreciated!
phyllisjmorrow PRO+
 
phyllisjmorrow February 03, 2013
Whoa! Absolutely uplifting! Magnificent!
aprilrena
aprilrena February 03, 2013
Thank you so much :) It makes me feel truly blessed to hear comments as yours :)
ThompsonsPhotography
 
ThompsonsPhotography February 04, 2013
Great shot
aprilrena
aprilrena February 04, 2013
Thank you very much!! :)
estercastillo08 PRO+
 
estercastillo08 February 06, 2013
Voted!
aprilrena
aprilrena February 14, 2013
Thank you Ester!! :)
Khrich409
 
Khrich409 February 07, 2013
Outstanding shot! I love that it is not just your standard landscape and includes your son! Voted!
aprilrena
aprilrena February 14, 2013
Thank you very much! I love that part about it also. :)
Frostwings
 
Frostwings February 11, 2013
Gorgeous!! Loving the clarity and depth of the mountains!
aprilrena
aprilrena February 14, 2013
Thank you!! I appreciate your kindness!! :)
redwriter PRO
 
redwriter February 12, 2013
Great capture. Voted. - Jake
aprilrena
aprilrena February 14, 2013
Thank you!! I appreciate your vote! :)
KCraine
 
KCraine February 22, 2013
Stunning!!
aprilrena
aprilrena February 23, 2013
Thank you! I appreciate your comment!
edwademd
 
edwademd February 22, 2013
A great photograph stirs emotions. You have a great photograph. Congrats!
aprilrena
aprilrena February 23, 2013
Wow, I love the comment :) Thank you so much!
roboto
 
roboto July 31, 2013
Incredible view, the light is just perfect!
aprilrena
aprilrena August 01, 2013
Thank you very much! It was such a beautiful evening :)
GrahamF PRO+
 
GrahamF August 01, 2013
Beautiful image.. voted.
aprilrena
aprilrena August 01, 2013
Thank you for the Kind comment and vote! It is greatly appreciated :)
RoadKing1985 PRO
 
RoadKing1985 August 01, 2013
Congrats! Excellent POV! I Love sunsets! Its catches all kinds of colors!
aprilrena
aprilrena August 01, 2013
Thank you! I agree, so many beautiful colors :)
ChrisKIELY
 
ChrisKIELY August 01, 2013
Wow, amazing! What a brilliant capture. Congratulations on your award. Well deserved!!
aprilrena
aprilrena August 01, 2013
*Blushing* Thank you! I appreciate your kindness. This photo is in the 500 mountains contest at the moment as well. This my favorite photo :)
carolcardillo PRO
 
carolcardillo August 11, 2013
You know I love this one, April! Came back to vote.
aprilrena
aprilrena August 15, 2013
You are awesome!!! :D I appreciate your kindness... and awesomeness :)
mountainman70 PRO+
 
mountainman70 August 21, 2013
congratulations on all the awards - this is a truly fantastic composition - the sunset - the highlights around the boy - and the silhouetted hills in the distance all spectacular - the DOF is perfect letting the focus slip in the distance - nice
aprilrena
aprilrena August 23, 2013
Thank you for the awesome commentary and PR on this photo! I appreciate your kindness :)
Willsy
 
Willsy August 22, 2013
WOW! Stunning vista! Love the whole composition; foreground, background, lighting. Beautiful. Well done!
aprilrena
aprilrena August 23, 2013
Thank you very much!! I appreciate your enthusiasm. I was excited to receive staff favorite! And also to see this on the cover of Kentucky Living Magazine! My son, who is standing in the photo, said he he deserved half of my award money... because he made the pic awesome! Ha! He is a cutie, LOL.
Willsy
 
Willsy August 22, 2013
Oh and Congrats on your award!
aprilrena
aprilrena August 23, 2013
Thank you so much. You are very kind! :)
toddmatthewarbini
 
toddmatthewarbini August 28, 2013
What a fantastic image!
aprilrena
aprilrena September 06, 2013
Thank you so much!! I am so glad you think so!! :) I also appreciate the PR :)
changezi
 
changezi October 16, 2013
beutiful
aprilrena
aprilrena October 16, 2013
Thank you so much :)
Krishna_Kumar
 
Krishna_Kumar February 06, 2014
great shot!
aprilrena
aprilrena February 06, 2014
Thank you!! :)
jefflaidlaw
 
jefflaidlaw February 07, 2014
Love the scope and the vista... great shot :)
aprilrena
aprilrena February 07, 2014
Thank you so much!! It was absolutely breathtaking that evening. I was glad to share that with my son. I had driven over that mountain several times. This evening I made time to take him over it as well. I was hoping for a nice sunset :)
estercastillo08 PRO+
 
estercastillo08 June 12, 2015
Voted Paths
aprilrena
aprilrena June 12, 2015
Thank you mam!! Much appreciated! :)
estercastillo08 PRO+
 
estercastillo08 June 15, 2015
Congratulations to all awards received on this photo of yours April, good luck, ester
aprilrena
aprilrena June 23, 2015
Thank you Ester!! :)
carolcardillo PRO
 
carolcardillo June 23, 2015
Yay, April! Congrats on being a Finalist!
aprilrena
aprilrena June 23, 2015
Thank you so much Carol!! This came as a very unexpected surprise today! :)
estercastillo08 PRO+
 
estercastillo08 June 23, 2015
Voted Inspiring Shots, good luck April, ester
aprilrena
aprilrena June 23, 2015
Thank you again! :)
estercastillo08 PRO+
 
estercastillo08 June 23, 2015
Congrats on being one of the Finalist, I'm very happy for you, good luck April, ester
aprilrena
aprilrena June 23, 2015
Thank you again! :) I greatly appreciate your kindness Ester. :)
estercastillo08 PRO+
 
estercastillo08 July 07, 2015
Voted Fascinating Landscape
estercastillo08 PRO+
 
estercastillo08 September 18, 2015
Voted Photogpaher of the Month vol 12