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The Power and Beauty
2006 Tomasz Dziubinski

The Power and Beauty

Barcelona, Spain

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The Pilsner Urquell International Photography Awards (IPA) 2008

Category: Nature / Other - Honorable Mention
Category: Fine Art / Other - Honorable Mention


The Polish Nature Photographers' Union Photographer of the Year Contest - 2007
Category: Birds - 2nd Place Award
Sell Art Online

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Al B03-Jan-2016 17:52
The mood is brilliant!
Highly emotional capture...
❏ ❏ ❏16-Jun-2015 16:16
Vote !
elisatraum16-Nov-2014 13:08
beautiful Swan :)
godro16-Feb-2013 01:54
Very nice pose and work!
Emad Omar19-Aug-2012 21:50
Alexander Kazakov20-Sep-2011 03:41
Superb! V
norbi11-Sep-2011 21:23
Outstanding and unique. v. norbi
Raúl Semoloni03-Jun-2011 18:03
If I could would vote for this photo Every Day !!!
katjas19-May-2011 13:39
magical image! BV
Paul Chan19-Feb-2011 12:06
Excellent light,contrast and motion...V.
Dan the man09-Jan-2011 01:34
WOW!!! No wonder that you photo won you these awards!!! SUPERB!!!! VVVVV
adesmond10-Sep-2010 20:09
spectacular fantastic
slhoornstra29-Aug-2010 19:31
Utterly fantastic! BV
tomandlinda08-Jul-2010 18:40
Great shot! v.linda
adesmond06-May-2010 22:40
wow fantastic remarkable shot
Richard Callan07-Mar-2010 08:28
Beautiful image
Denis Vincelette25-Feb-2010 08:55
This is THE most wonderful animal shot I have seen on PBase and other places ! Congratulations !
DVattika Photography_Dimitri V18-Dec-2009 00:59
Superbly executed. V
waterfalls man13-Dec-2009 00:44
Beautiful Shot V !!
Lise De Serres16-Nov-2009 23:54
What a beautiful picture, Congratulations!!
14-Nov-2009 05:46
Don't know what to say simply perfect!!!!!
Dafna22-Aug-2009 03:20
What a shot! V
Dawn C. Schu31-Jul-2009 19:54
I can't say anything that hasn't been said from all the others that have had the pleasure to view this Masterpiece. Congrats on the award!! well deserved. vote
Ute Weyer LRPS18-Jul-2009 08:01
This is an awesome image. Full of beauty and emotion! Voted/
Hernan E. Enriquez30-Jun-2009 01:09
Lamar Nix25-Jun-2009 15:34
An image of stunning beauty! V
Robert D. McAlpine19-Jun-2009 21:57
Sesational image! Fabulous.
HuangLei15-Jun-2009 00:45
Exquisite and absolute bliss. I like it! V.
Eric Herbelin24-May-2009 18:40
Does not matter if I am just one more to say it: splendid!V
Luca Zanoni04-May-2009 19:48
Kim23-Mar-2009 21:35
Fantastic image!!! Very well done! V
J Ponces02-Feb-2009 17:18
Absolutly outstanding!...
chriswhitehead0729-Jan-2009 22:28
Wow and wow again!! this is good ~~~V~~~
jose luis28-Jan-2009 00:47
PauloCGama26-Dec-2008 23:54
stunning Tomasz!! like the light and details a lot!! very beautiful and powerful image!!
ALFoTo09-Nov-2008 16:38
amazing detail and compositio. nice processing.
Greg Little09-Nov-2008 12:40
Wonderful shot. V.
omer1217-Oct-2008 19:34
Antje Schulte16-Oct-2008 12:29
Wonderful. Totally wonderful.
Meta09-Sep-2008 21:06
Splendid, congrats again !! V
Paolo Peggi (aka Bracciodiferro)08-Sep-2008 13:31
Category: Fine Art : That's right! VOTE.
Christian Frisquet08-Sep-2008 10:10
So beautiful.....This a master shot !!! vVv
Brian with an Eye08-Sep-2008 00:12
Congratulations, Tomasz! Very fine work.
Veysel Birinci19-Jul-2008 20:14
Amazing shot. Big Vote
Daniel01-Jun-2008 20:04
Alina10-Apr-2008 20:36
Splendid shot. v
Mike Ross07-Apr-2008 01:11
Absolutely wonderful! v.
Bernard Bosmans25-Mar-2008 10:31
Awesome!! Such a great capture. V.
KhoonKiah Lee22-Mar-2008 13:29
This is a stunning shot, voted!
Guest 15-Mar-2008 18:23
A stunning composition indeed. V
Guest 28-Feb-2008 21:39
Wooow !! Great photo!
Gervan28-Feb-2008 11:08
Great shot on the right moment. V.
BAS Photography26-Feb-2008 19:53
Stunning! ~V~
Chad Ramsey23-Feb-2008 04:45
Amazing stunning work!!! Well worth several votes~V~
kingshill22-Feb-2008 13:23
Extraordinary shot Thomas. Perfect.
Jim Newman Photography19-Feb-2008 01:36
Sweet shot!V
Guest 06-Jan-2008 20:59
lovely capture.Breathtaking image more than a big v.
kimene S12-Dec-2007 12:35
Wow!...magnificant! V V V V V!
tomandlinda05-Dec-2007 11:08
Lovely shot. The black background enhances the beauty of the subject. V. Linda
Guest 14-Nov-2007 09:26
rakes12-Nov-2007 03:54
Beautiful and sueprbly taken.
The beauty of the swan here reflects the tone of your overall galleries and in particular, you. V
Papiez Piotr10-Nov-2007 18:17
Pete Nelson10-Nov-2007 14:30
Stunning ! V
olivier bruning10-Nov-2007 07:26
stunning beauty! V
Barry Towe Photography10-Nov-2007 02:07
WOW!!!! Awesome pic.Truely a piece of art.Vote submited!!!!!!! Again WOW!!!!!!!!!!
Lise Trempe10-Nov-2007 00:34
I can't say more that what have been said before, just that I love it.
photo by Ribes 09-Nov-2007 23:33
Vraiment the best!
Gilles Dehérand09-Nov-2007 21:05
One of the best picture ever seen on Pbase!
Dawn Pando05-Nov-2007 19:55
This is an incredible shot! V
Monique Laguë04-Nov-2007 13:36
Very beautifull.
francesco scipioni04-Nov-2007 12:58
superb!!!!! big vote!
Marzena 29-Oct-2007 11:12
Niesamowite zdjêcie
Yves Rubin28-Oct-2007 16:10
Gorgeous! Superb light and handling of the background. V!!!
Chris Lock21-Oct-2007 19:30
Guest 19-Oct-2007 07:56
Giancarlo Guzzardi13-Oct-2007 09:27
nice shot and great lightin
Nestor11-Oct-2007 12:32
Excellent, belongs in a frame on the wall.
Guest 10-Oct-2007 04:41
Guest 06-Oct-2007 12:15
Hay Tom

Love this shot Suberd to say the least, VVV absoulty STUNNING shot well captured what more can one say... Matt down under
Manny06-Oct-2007 10:09
This is a lovely capture. Voted.
Meggi Raeder30-Sep-2007 02:46
How absolutely lovely!! v
Guest 29-Sep-2007 18:37
great powerfull shot
Scott Wager26-Sep-2007 12:18
Absolute perfection, V
Raúl Semoloni25-Sep-2007 00:09
The Tchaikovsky: Swan Lake ballet of the Photos. Impressive.V
John Beck22-Sep-2007 23:09
My favorite in this gallery. Beautiful detail.
jamach 22-Sep-2007 22:13
nice elegant swan, greta work
ArminB22-Sep-2007 06:12
classic and fantastic :-)
Alina15-Sep-2007 11:44
This is amazing. Great light and details. Big Vote!
Carol Breton13-Sep-2007 12:41
Magnificent!!! I hope this is on a wall where it can be well viewed! Vote.
Guest 11-Sep-2007 02:15
One in a million shot. V!
Peterfree09-Sep-2007 06:43
Outstanding and beautiful. Brilliant image! My vote!
Mike Loring Photography06-Sep-2007 13:44
wow great image and a great deal of comments!
zobo04-Sep-2007 02:29
Yannis Tsolkas01-Sep-2007 17:11
Masterpiece! -V-
fred_il24-Aug-2007 21:02
XiaoBernard9920-Aug-2007 16:20
OK it is a good picture and also a very nice picture.How can I say to you ,I want to made the same but I do not know so beautiful Swan.
Terri Steele18-Aug-2007 17:30
This is absolutely brilliant!
legendz17-Aug-2007 12:46
Fantastic shot - love it
Guest 15-Aug-2007 14:03
This is superb! Fantastic work!
m_lind10-Aug-2007 02:36
João Rampim07-Aug-2007 19:56
Robyco07-Aug-2007 09:32
This is ART !!! (big Vote)
Barri Olson06-Aug-2007 11:09
Truly superb..and I can understand why so many views and wonderful comments. This is one of those shots not soon forgotten. Beautiful.
stonehorse26-Jul-2007 02:49
Absolutely stunning image!, Vote
Noel Saratan21-Jul-2007 11:03
It needs a frame and a wall!
Irene Wehrli20-Jul-2007 09:11
I think this is my favorite too - incredible action-shot!
Sheila20-Jul-2007 03:06
Powerful shot !V
Guest 19-Jul-2007 11:24
Just an amazing capture, and the processing is excellent!
Ross Throndson14-Jul-2007 17:13
Incredible......Amazing Work, Tomasz!! ~V~
gilanuriel13-Jul-2007 19:07
Genius pic. I found it very very touching.
Lisbeth Landstrøm13-Jul-2007 16:47
Wow - a "real" beauty. Most swan photos are underlining gentle graciousness. Focusing instead on strength makes it a lot more true and beautiful. V
blizzard12-Jul-2007 20:58
well done
frame this and send it to an art gallery and I bet it sells in one day
stunning camera work
Ohad.R12-Jul-2007 08:11
so perfect,
the right exposure makes this image to perfect!
Carole Stevens12-Jul-2007 06:13
Wow Im a bit late for comments on this, what an outstanding shot absolutely beautiful, stunning light and tones!V!
Ann Cleeves11-Jul-2007 23:28
What a marvellous & dramatic capture....beautiful!
Karen Mickleson11-Jul-2007 23:06
Well, everyone else has said it all...I just adore swans, and this is my favorite. I'd like to know how he got illuminated.
January Grey11-Jul-2007 05:43
Very dramatic composition. Excellent capture of a beautiful swan! V~
Petri Lopia10-Jul-2007 11:47
Looks bit over sharpened but still really good photo.
Will Wycherley.09-Jul-2007 14:40
Stunning..I love it.
kinta09-Jul-2007 13:31
Incredible excellent shot! Nice composition, shutter speed, focus, everything is perfect! Big Vote!
Bernt Axelsson08-Jul-2007 20:19
Great shot! Even a crippled bird can be beautiful.
Elmer Quianio07-Jul-2007 03:16
Great shot! Composition and colors work perfectly! Vote
Guest 04-Jul-2007 23:35
Can't give any original comment. The white swan in combination with the black background is really beautiful.
Photoland04-Jul-2007 06:51
Big vote...
Guest 02-Jul-2007 12:58
Superb! This the one is really fantastic.
Stephen Berger01-Jul-2007 19:19
Holy cow! This might be the most comments I've ever seen left for one image. So what more can said? I don't know... but I know it gets my big, big vote!
Photo Club Pavillonnais01-Jul-2007 09:30
... good timing !
Marvellous capture and fabuleux traitement !
CIS01-Jul-2007 01:55
Oh my's Perfection!!! Bravo, Tomasz.
Janice Dunn30-Jun-2007 13:05
What an awesome image - the dark background certainly emphasises the white feathers of teh swan. Well done
Jone Mackay29-Jun-2007 19:54
Your treatment on this pic is outstanding! Well done!
udigo28-Jun-2007 19:26
Great shot. The black background is astounding. v
Christopher Schlaf28-Jun-2007 18:22
Just Outstanding V
Dennis Hoyne28-Jun-2007 03:58
What a superb photo, I don't know how it could be any better. voted.
Leslie Cohelan27-Jun-2007 16:39
It's easy to see why this is viewed so much...very dramatic image with good technical and just plain beautiful
gary rouleau25-Jun-2007 00:43
Superbe image. vote
Ronny Van Eeckhoutte23-Jun-2007 19:13
You have captured a wonderful moment...excellent shot...
Jeff Waldorff23-Jun-2007 03:10
A top photo! Spectacular! V
Ron Horloff19-Jun-2007 19:25
This is one of those photos that makes you say WOW! Excellent.
silvia marmori18-Jun-2007 16:19
impressive work!.. v
Phase Photography - Antonius Thambrin08-Jun-2007 06:44
Sam_C07-Jun-2007 00:26
Absolutely STUNNING!! Greatest respect for your skills. Big Vote!
coaster03-Jun-2007 15:37
Wonderful shot!
Oktay Cagatay 03-Jun-2007 13:16
Beautiful Amazing shot,
Best regards
Marie-Hélène Raletz03-Jun-2007 06:55
I love the painterly quality of the reflection and the dramatic lighting.
Simon Chandler02-Jun-2007 20:39
Excellent work. Absolutely beautiful. Wonderful lighting. v
Sergio Pessolano02-Jun-2007 08:34
Stunning artistic work. Big vote.
Guest 02-Jun-2007 03:28
absolutely amazing!
Leelooita28-May-2007 06:52
wow tomasz! excellent, stunning! and... VOTED
Andy Dunn20-May-2007 12:40
Very powerful image, the light is perfect.
edwina beaumont17-May-2007 19:15
this is so simple and so beautiful
Guest 17-May-2007 02:35
Absolutely incredible! I find I want to just sit and stare at it, it's so stunning!
Andrew John Jones12-May-2007 17:31
This is my favorite image in your gallery. It just speaks power and beauty. v
Alida Thorpe12-May-2007 00:19
This is one of my favorites too. Beautiful!
Guest 10-May-2007 21:26
Abosolute perfection. Stunning.
Phil09-May-2007 06:03
Outstanding! Go to the top of the class with this!
AmP30-Apr-2007 19:15
wow! what more is there to say?!
Jose Paulo Andrade29-Apr-2007 15:02
Agreed!! Excelent!
jan madsen26-Apr-2007 18:19
Amazing picture
Donald Verger22-Apr-2007 10:49
light and grace in the dark!

vote! i love it Tomasz!
Naoki Hayashi's Photo Gallery12-Apr-2007 20:30
Woooow! Amazing shot!! You catched great motion and detail!!
Add my vote.
Jeremy31-Mar-2007 09:41
This is truly magnificent! Beauty and motion frozen in time. Congrats.
Eric Herbelin28-Mar-2007 13:56
malcolm haslam12-Mar-2007 18:59
Stately and magnificent! Both the swan....and the photograph.
Nuno Boavida27-Feb-2007 23:30
Not my favorite theme but I must say that this photo is beautiful
William Tockes27-Feb-2007 21:50
Wounderful shot. I like the way the swan stands out from the black background.
Richard Calmes25-Feb-2007 14:42
This is an amazing photo! Subject, light and timing are wonderful! V
Christopher May18-Feb-2007 22:34
Wow, this shot is absolutely fantastic. Big, big, BIG vote!
Marwan Habib18-Feb-2007 13:09
This image is beautiful. I understand why it's among your favorite ones. Well done.
Remi Aerts12-Feb-2007 06:38
a great image
Hodero26-Jan-2007 15:07
10 times BRAVO !
sorry,only 1 vote ;-(
kiah21-Jan-2007 11:19
Excellent photo.
Dennis Camp21-Jan-2007 01:35
I can see why you like this capture, fine work.
Günter Hofstädter20-Jan-2007 19:10
phantastic image !
sandy barbour14-Jan-2007 00:05
This is just stunning, such a superb image! Very well done, voted~
Chris Spracklen11-Jan-2007 18:05
Amazing shot, Tomasz!!
Very beautiful!
Best regards, Chris
Vic Stefancu10-Jan-2007 21:21
absolutely amazing! such a beauty
Gary Perkins25-Dec-2006 04:49
Superb!!!!! big vote
Shirley Wang24-Dec-2006 03:52
Jeff Herbert24-Dec-2006 00:45
V. Awesome.
David Barrett21-Dec-2006 08:44
This is simply stunning,the timing,the detail and the very graphic quality - superb!V
Joseph W. Carey18-Dec-2006 01:24
This is one of the most amazing shots I've seen on this site or any other...WOW
You can definitely sell this to someone...calender
Dawid Wnuk Photography16-Dec-2006 10:30
This is definitely amazing. Great use of flashlight.
Dawid W.
Dan Ng16-Dec-2006 03:11
flowsnow15-Dec-2006 18:13
This is my fav. V
Dinesh Aggarwal09-Dec-2006 06:35
camms01-Dec-2006 05:15
Wonderful! Voted.
Martha Albuquerque30-Nov-2006 22:45
Wow! This is stunning! The light and the movement, my vote.
Bill Warren30-Nov-2006 16:31
Superb capture and dramatic lighting. GMV
Guest 29-Nov-2006 21:09
Terrific shot and great work. Voted.
Enny29-Nov-2006 09:40
great shot.
Mike Dunbar26-Nov-2006 19:16
Mario Weusten26-Nov-2006 17:07
Beautiful image ...v
Guest 24-Nov-2006 13:41 on the best swan photos I have seen in pbase.
J_Elizabeth22-Nov-2006 15:35
Beautiful image...excellent detail!
Simon Mulvaney17-Nov-2006 01:39
simply stunning great light!
Gail Sowder14-Nov-2006 03:28
This photo is stunning...a moment caputred in time. Lovely work. VOTED!
Guest 05-Nov-2006 22:21
This must be the art of beauty.
Abescat Charles04-Nov-2006 23:08
Very nice!
David Kelly03-Nov-2006 13:52
Very well don
Guest 02-Nov-2006 23:21
Amazing work Thomas
Aivar Mikko01-Nov-2006 19:25
Excellent color contrast and pose.
Jeff Engle29-Oct-2006 04:00
Wow, what an eye-stopper! Excellent
lupingh25-Oct-2006 04:22
Wonderful image! V.
tamara galle23-Oct-2006 10:29
awesome shot!great detail on the swan!
Sue Robertson20-Oct-2006 08:04
Terrific shot. Straight from a fairytale. v
J. Scott Coile17-Oct-2006 21:44
Excellent... huge VOTE!
carol j. phipps15-Oct-2006 20:36
Superb! Vote.
Jannik Lindquist13-Oct-2006 20:27
I want a Nikon D200! And I want to be you :-) Big vote!
Irene Müller13-Oct-2006 17:38
This is, without doubt, the most stunning image of a swan that I've ever seen. Absolutely superb. Voted.
Best wishes and thanks for the super comment.
Jane13-Oct-2006 16:19
So this is what it means to say, "poetry in motion"
What a beautiful photo!
Marijka08-Oct-2006 07:54
this is an amazing shot!!! my favorite swan ;)
Tom Munson03-Oct-2006 00:00
Beautiful shot in great light. Well done. Vote
aldeca13-Sep-2006 02:56
Very nice.
Barb11-Sep-2006 02:01
Excellent. Vote
Dave Wyman05-Sep-2006 19:23
Tomasz, you are an excellent photographer. Great timing, and you've provided a sense of texture that really draws my attention.
Bryan Ramsay05-Sep-2006 02:57
Yes this is spectacular!! Great shot! GMV -BJ
fotabug01-Sep-2006 00:21
Dramatic lighting, well done.
Agnes T. Ackerl23-Aug-2006 11:00
wow! amazing shot!
Liz Bickel03-Aug-2006 06:32
Lovely image.
Stu Egan12-Jul-2006 13:54
A glorious photo. I don't think I've ever seen a swan look so beautiful.
Betsy Bie Photography08-Jul-2006 16:47
What a BEAUTIFUL capture. So majestic!
Guest 08-Jul-2006 11:13
Jewel in majesty. v.
R.Moreno05-Jul-2006 08:12
Great shot and nice treatment!!
Sheila01-Jul-2006 11:28
Simply outstanding!
James Bonnd 29-Jun-2006 20:39
I haven't seen anything better yet
Jeremy24-Jun-2006 13:24
This is beautiful. Great photography art.
Guest 23-Jun-2006 22:04
absolutely beautiful!!!!!
Tom Even23-Jun-2006 14:18
Wonderfull Image!!
tomandlinda22-Jun-2006 12:50
Excellent, WOW! Voted
Petri Lopia20-Jun-2006 08:50
Really nice looking photo. How did you get background etc. so black?
Sabina Salihbasic11-Jun-2006 14:18
this is really a murder shot! so great, full of emotion! voted
De'Carr Studio10-Jun-2006 19:12
Absolutely outstanding!! Vote
Shirley Wang07-Jun-2006 01:28
No words can describe this!!!!
rick wallace03-Jun-2006 16:15
Excellent, brilliant, well done. v.
Sam & Abigail Alfano03-Jun-2006 12:43
a very lovely, dramatic shot.
Guy Dube01-Jun-2006 21:36
Sublime all the way Tomasz! A beautiful picture, very well done!
Best regards
Ieke Vonk31-May-2006 18:13
Craig Persel31-May-2006 11:29
aliusvetus30-May-2006 18:42
Very well done. Beautiful image.
shatterbug29-May-2006 20:09
Wow! What a shot! Magical light and stunning contrast! V.
laine8229-May-2006 19:02
Like something from the ballet. Superb !
marita toftgard29-May-2006 15:36
big WOW
big VOTE
my compliments

Argishti Khachik28-May-2006 17:43
WOW! excellent capture!
bygaspo28-May-2006 15:18
Great shot. Regards Bygaspo.
Buz Kiefer28-May-2006 14:29
Tomasz this is beautiful. Vote.
yosi aptekar28-May-2006 05:17
excellent shot. voted.
Matylda Lempel-Chareza Photography26-May-2006 16:01
nice treatment,Tomasz !
Tom Munson26-May-2006 00:30
Beautiful, that's some great light.
Coleen Perilloux Landry25-May-2006 15:08
Gorgeous. Looks like a porcelain figure. Gets my vote.
Linda Hendry25-May-2006 10:42
Beautiful image ... great capture , light, detail and treatment! GMV!!!
jaac25-May-2006 09:02
Excellent timing, great light, fantastic capture :-)
akleja25-May-2006 07:00
Fantastic! Vote!
Jean-Claude Liehn25-May-2006 04:20
There is so many poor bird images on PBase. This one is really new and brilliant. Congratulations and ... vote.
Doug Kessler25-May-2006 01:49
My god that is breathtaking, Tomasz! V
SRW25-May-2006 01:23
Magnificent...! (V)
Guest 25-May-2006 00:30
Brilliant shot, excellent treatment!
Jola Dziubinska24-May-2006 23:14
Outstanding and very beautiful image.
estralita24-May-2006 21:58
Wow! Unbelievable shot! vote
Alf Terje Vollan24-May-2006 21:31
Wonderful capture.
Beverly Wickersham24-May-2006 20:24
Beautiful shot, Tomasz. Grace and beauty. Well done. vote.
Heidi Jonker24-May-2006 19:18
A beauty!
jlm24-May-2006 18:13
Wonderful !!
Guest 24-May-2006 16:07
Just stunning! Voted!
Chiz24-May-2006 15:41
wonderfull swan photo, voted !
Sharon Rogers24-May-2006 14:07
love the light and the pose you captured v>
Ken McColl24-May-2006 13:38
Excellent work Tomasz. KMc
Char24-May-2006 13:35
Beautiful shot! V
Adrian Reilly24-May-2006 12:46
Breathtaking image Tomasz. V
zyziza24-May-2006 12:31
good work !
QUERIDO24-May-2006 11:53
nice shot
Valeska24-May-2006 11:00
Wow Thomasz what a excellent shot. It seems you have a great time in Barcelona.
JD24-May-2006 10:41
Superb, Thomas. Great motion shot, superb contrast, details and treatment. Voted.
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