Quarry Lake Reflections

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© Deborah Downes
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UploadedSeptember 15, 2009
TakenSeptember 12, 2009
MakeNikon Corporation
Exposure1/125 sec at f/5.3
FlashNo Flash
Focal Length65 mm
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Last Friday captured this shot at Quarry Lake within Wisconsin’s Harrington Beach State Park, 637 acres on shore of Lake Michigan. The rotting beams in and poking above speak of this old quarry’s history of when limestone was mined there in the late 1800s through the early 1900s.

44 responses

  • david ong

    david ong gave props (14 Sep 2009):

    SO~ GOOD! great find and captured!

  • Audrey Kanekoa-Madrid

    Audrey Kanekoa-Madrid (Deleted) gave props (14 Sep 2009):

    great eye! perfect for the theme...

  • Richard Knight

    Richard Knight (Deleted) gave props (15 Sep 2009):

    Shimmering beauty.

  • dp *

    dp * gave props (15 Sep 2009):

    Very pretty and very RAD. dp

  • Donald Garrett

    Donald Garrett gave props (15 Sep 2009):

    What a find! All conditions were just right for this to be a perfect shot! Impressive, Deb.

  • Camille Susak

    Camille Susak gave props (15 Sep 2009):

    Wow-perfect for this theme-yeah!

  • Michael Ball

    Michael Ball gave props (15 Sep 2009):

    Awesome shot and entry!! My vote!

  • Susan Littlefield

    Susan Littlefield gave props (15 Sep 2009):

    Amazing shot! The colors are so vivid, and it's perfect for the theme. Voting.

  • Litz Go

    Litz Go gave props (15 Sep 2009):

    love the shot, and the reflectionsa are awesome! good theme entry, Deb. My vote

  • Judy Wanamaker

    Judy Wanamaker (Deleted) gave props (15 Sep 2009):

    Some decay can be so beautiful. Excellent capture and entry, Deb. voting.

  • elfriede fulda

    elfriede fulda (Deleted) gave props (15 Sep 2009):

    wonderful image, fabulous for the theme

  • Regenia Brabham

    Regenia Brabham (Deleted) gave props (15 Sep 2009):

    I love this! Great entry!!

  • Sonia Adam Murray

    Sonia Adam Murray gave props (16 Sep 2009):

    This is absolutely fabulous Deborah, you have my vote for sure!

  • lowison

    lowison gave props (16 Sep 2009):

    My vote for sure!! Very beautiful Deb!!

  • lowison

    lowison gave props (16 Sep 2009):

    Another great capture!!

  • Rob Roy

    Rob Roy (Deleted) gave props (16 Sep 2009):

    Such a perfect entry, Deb!!

  • Kim Bullock

    Kim Bullock gave props (16 Sep 2009):

    Great job, Mom!

  • Jan Hoffman

    Jan Hoffman gave props (16 Sep 2009):

    Love this; brings back memories -- I camped here many many many years ago. Vaguely recall north of Milwaukee maybe near Sheboygan or Belgium??

  • Alexis - Now on Flickr

    Alexis - Now on Flickr gave props (16 Sep 2009):

    Really ccol. Love it, and voted

  • Andrea Petersen

    Andrea Petersen gave props (16 Sep 2009):

    Beautiful entry, Deborah...I am voting!


    JOE FAILK gave props (18 Sep 2009):

    Yes it rocks Vote!

  • Lanis Rossi

    Lanis Rossi gave props (18 Sep 2009):

    Excellent! Voted!

  • Karen Foto Fiddler

    Karen Foto Fiddler (Deleted) gave props (18 Sep 2009):

    VOTED! Beautiful quarry!

  • Suzanne McGeady

    Suzanne McGeady said (18 Sep 2009):

    Beautiful reflected blue in the quarry. Voted.

  • Al Gieryna

    Al Gieryna gave props (18 Sep 2009):

    Excellent for the theme...voted

  • eithne mythen

    eithne mythen gave props (19 Sep 2009):

    Ditto all comments, this is fantastic..

  • Ken McElroy

    Ken McElroy gave props (19 Sep 2009):

    Great color and line paterns - gets my vote.

  • Andrew Lorimer

    Andrew Lorimer (Deleted) gave props (20 Sep 2009):

    love the color, and the lighting are excellent well done !!!

  • Michel Vaque

    Michel Vaque gave props (21 Sep 2009):

    yes!! my vote ! :-)) very beautiful! thanks for your kind comments !

  • Cindy Griff

    Cindy Griff   said (21 Sep 2009):

    Excellent for the theme, well captured, deserves to be HOT!

  • John Linton

    John Linton gave props (25 Sep 2009):

    Oh YEAH! Rad!

  • Jack Sills

    Jack Sills (Deleted) gave props (26 Sep 2009):


  • Vicky Abrams-Ogg

    Vicky Abrams-Ogg gave props (28 Sep 2009):

    I say Yeah!

  • Aaron Mythen

    Aaron Mythen gave props (30 Sep 2009):

    This is a great looking image my vote!!!!

  • Richard Bruns

    Richard Bruns said (1 Oct 2009):

    Yep! this one works too!

  • Michaela K.

    Michaela K. gave props (2 Oct 2009):


  • Zerina Phillip

    Zerina Phillip gave props (13 Oct 2009):

    Decaying can be beautiful too.

  • Christopher J Chalk

    Christopher J Chalk gave props (15 Oct 2009):

    Great capture Deb, love the reflections and lighting!.........RAD

  • Karen K Smith

    Karen K Smith gave props (18 Oct 2009):

    Deborah, you have succeeded in actually making decay beautiful..outstanding comp and very RAD entry!

  • Joy B

    Joy B gave props (28 Oct 2009):


  • Bruce Miller

    Bruce Miller (Deleted) gave props (6 Nov 2009):

    Great POV. Nicely done!!!

  • Nelson Campbell

    Nelson Campbell (Deleted) gave props (18 Nov 2009):

    This is gorgeous and refreshing!

  • Zerina Phillip

    Zerina Phillip gave props (7 Dec 2009):

    I missed this one. Well done..the reflection is magical.

  • Maura Wolfson-Foster

    Maura Wolfson-Foster gave props (16 Apr 2010):

    Love......! What amazing colours/abstraction :)

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