View Full Version : Eager to Learn Spotlight Image 2015 - Kalin Botev

Daniel Cadieux
02-28-2016, 06:19 AM
Congratulations Kalin Botev!! Your image "Spring hoopoe" is the 2015 "Eager to Learn Spotlight Image" image of the year!

For his well deserved win, Kalin has earned a free one year membership to BPN!

steve torna
02-28-2016, 08:37 AM
What a spectacular image and such an honor; congratulations! steve

Gabriela Plesea
02-28-2016, 08:50 AM

Brilliant capture, and so memorable! A truly deserved win, so happy for you, excellent work:5

Warmest regards,

Kalin Botev
02-28-2016, 09:15 AM
Wow guys! Thank you all so much! I've learned a lot since I started participating in the forum and this knowledge is the greatest prize!
Thank you Gabriela for encouraging me to show my images!

Rachel Hollander
02-28-2016, 09:22 AM
Congratulation Kalin! Well deserved.

Stu Bowie
02-28-2016, 11:13 AM
Big congrats on your IOTY. A great image.

Diane Miller
02-28-2016, 12:18 PM
Well done! Congratulations!

02-28-2016, 12:50 PM
Congratulations Kalin!

Glenn Conlan
02-28-2016, 01:14 PM
Fantastic image, well done and congrats

David Salem
02-28-2016, 01:58 PM
I knew this was a winner the second I saw it on ETL. Huge congrats for the IOTY honors and for capturing this killer image.

Nancy Bell
02-28-2016, 04:07 PM
This is a fabulous capture with the hoopoe in mid-jump and the insect in its bill, plus lovely back and lighting! A very well deserved win!

John Rowell
02-28-2016, 06:47 PM
Outstanding, well deserved congratulations to you.

Wendy Kates
02-28-2016, 08:44 PM
Outstanding image of one of my favorite birds! Big congratulations!

02-29-2016, 01:14 AM
Congratulations! Beautiful photo, pose and moment. Well deserved!

haseeb badar
02-29-2016, 02:52 AM
COngratulations Kalin !! Very Well Deserved !

Sanjeev Aurangabadkar
02-29-2016, 03:07 AM
Beautiful timing, great pose and prey item. Nicely done and congrats!!!!! Keep up the good work!

gail bisson
02-29-2016, 09:40 AM
A wonderful image and well deserved win. Congratulations!

Don Lacy
02-29-2016, 10:48 AM
I loved this image the first time I saw it Kalin congrats and well deserving of the honor.

Marina Scarr
02-29-2016, 04:43 PM
Congratulations on a MOST impressive image, Kalin! We'd love to see more of your work!

shane shacaluga
02-29-2016, 04:54 PM
Congratulations!! Awesome action shot!

Glennie Passier
02-29-2016, 05:18 PM
Congratulations Kalin. So well deserved!

Jim Crosswell
02-29-2016, 06:06 PM
Congratulations Kalin!

Cheryl Slechta
02-29-2016, 06:40 PM
Kalin - congratulations! This is an incredible image and its a well deserved in:S3:

Morkel Erasmus
03-01-2016, 05:23 PM
A very well done from me, Kalin!!

Kalin Botev
03-02-2016, 03:32 AM
Thank you all! I appreciate it!

Satish Ranadive
03-02-2016, 07:16 AM
Heartiest Congratulations, Kalin.
Great show.


Kerry Perkins
03-02-2016, 10:03 PM
Great job Kalin, congratulations! Your image is a wonderful combination of technical skill and artistic presentation.

Grace Scalzo
03-03-2016, 08:46 AM
Congrats, Kalin. What an exceptional image.

03-05-2016, 03:37 PM
Congrats Kalin! an excellent image