This challenge elicited an amazing collection of images, agony for the judges and pleasure for me. You folks just keep getting better and better. Thank you all so much for participating.
And the judges say
First Place Sunrise With Birds from Scharlie M
Third Place Shadowy Silhouettes from Marilyn M
Five Place Bird Blind from Gary H
Sixth Place Snowbirds from James T
Seventh Place Skull from Angela <:3---}~~~~ M.
Ninth Place Sunset from Carol B
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