Stacey Graham capture this serene scene along the Chippewa River in Wisconsin at sunrise. The colors are beautiful and the silhouette is nicely executed. Consider straightening the horizon. If the brush in the foreground bothers you, a vertical crop would alleviate the competition for attention between the silhouetted birds and the brush. —Melissa Macatee
This photo gets three and a half stars on the PopPhoto Flash rating system.
The PopPhoto Flash rating system.
*= This part of the camera is called the lens
**= Don't quit your day job
***= Good, but not yet great
****=So close you can taste it
*****= Yes, a thousand times yes!