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For PG 101 Theme
~Xtreme Effects~
EFP~ September 30th, 2008~ Digital Darkroom

For the First Time Ever, I am going to walk you through my process, step by step! :)Here it Goes:

*Step 1. Polar Coordinates
Rectangular to Polar
*Step 2. Wave
Undefined Areas~ Wrap Around
Type~ Sine
# of Generators- 29
Wavelength~ Min. 174, Max 174
Amplitude~ Min. 15, Max 62
Scale~ Horiz. 38%, Vert. 100%
*Step 3. Spherize
Type~ Normal
-100% x5 Times
*Step 4. Pinch
-100% x3 Times
*Step 5. Twirl- 306 Degrees
*Step 6. ZigZag
Style~ Out From Center
Amount~ 100%
Ridges~ 20
*Step 7. Cropped
*Step 8. Hue/Saturation
Master
Saturation +25

Whew! Never want to hear all that again, huh? LOL


© Kristy A. Keene
Samsung Digimax D5...

 
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© Kristy A. Keene
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Kristy A. Keene
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    ~Original~

9/29/2008 9:00:56 PM

 
Les Rhoades
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This would make a crazy "Black Light" poster. I can see it selling in Spencer Gifts in a Mall near you, NOW!
HTD!

9/29/2008 11:48:03 PM

 
Donna LaMattino Pagakis
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Very creative and cool Kristy!! HTD!

9/30/2008 12:14:12 AM

 
Dr Silly
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Way cool. :O)

9/30/2008 1:41:50 AM

 
Melinda F. Schneider
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Nifty! And thanks for sharing your process!! (I STILL don't think I could do it, lol!)

9/30/2008 3:21:03 AM

 
Nikki McDonald
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Very psychedelic, Kristy! Great colors and I love the swirl. Happy Theme Day.

9/30/2008 3:55:01 AM

 
Kara Hendricks
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Yeesh!!! That's alot of work!!

Paid off!!

Great job!!

HTD!!!

9/30/2008 4:35:11 AM

 
Joy Rector
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cool

9/30/2008 4:55:38 AM

 
Cheryl E. Davis
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Groovy! Great work and great effects!

Happy Theme Day!

9/30/2008 6:07:27 AM

 
Bob Cournoyer
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I agree with the poster idea. Very well swirled..

Happy Theme Day

9/30/2008 6:52:12 AM

 
Kristy A. Keene
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Thank you all!!!

9/30/2008 6:52:13 AM

 
Lisa D. Greer
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Very cool! Great work!

9/30/2008 8:35:26 AM

 
Mitch Spence
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A wild and wonderful design, Kristy.

9/30/2008 8:42:11 AM

 
Elida Gutierrez
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Wonderful work!!!

HAPPY THEME DAY!!!

9/30/2008 8:58:47 AM

 
Wally Orlowsky
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*Step 9. Sit back and bask in the praise for a job well done!

9/30/2008 10:01:00 AM

 
Janet Daniel
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This is awesome, Kristy! Spectacular DD work! Love it!

9/30/2008 1:05:31 PM

 
Nancy (Peaches) Harker
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WTG on the steps Kristy, super ddr and capture!

9/30/2008 4:43:59 PM

 
Susan Fox
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Super cool abstract Kristy! Happy Theme Day :-)

9/30/2008 5:01:37 PM

 
eileen bedford
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Great work on this abstrack Kristy. HTD.....

9/30/2008 5:17:25 PM

 
Brett Dolsen
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Great colours and abstract creation Kristy!!The description made me dizzy!!Brett

10/1/2008 3:31:55 AM

 
A P
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Totally cool man and congrats on the well deserved EFP

10/4/2008 10:11:28 PM

 
Jodi Zimmer
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Wow!!! I love this Kristy!!! You are so awesome with DD

10/5/2008 12:51:41 PM

 
Laura E. Swan
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I'm so glad you attached the original and the instructions. I was really curious to see what you started with. LOVE what you ended up with too!!! COOL!

10/20/2008 10:18:35 AM

 
Nancy (Peaches) Harker
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WHOOOOOOOOOOOOO HOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOo
HUGE CONGRATS on your finalist, best of luck in the next round!

10/22/2008 7:00:57 PM

 
Dr Silly
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Congratulations Kristy on your Finalist. :O)

10/22/2008 7:09:36 PM

 
Nikki McDonald
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WooHoo, Kristy! Congratulations on a beautiful finalist and best of luck in the next round!

10/22/2008 7:36:45 PM

 
Nadya Johnson
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Congratulations Kristy, on your finalist!

10/22/2008 7:51:18 PM

 
Donna LaMattino Pagakis
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Congratulations on your finalist! This is very cool Kristy!

10/22/2008 7:55:06 PM

 
Teresa A. Burnett
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All right!!! Congratulations on your finalist Kristy!!

10/22/2008 8:14:17 PM

 
Lisa J. Boulden
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WTG Kristy!!!
Big congrats on this masterful abstract!
`Lisa

10/22/2008 8:15:35 PM

 
Laura L. Gonzales
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WOW, just beautiful Kristy!! Congratulations on your well deserverd finalist!! Good luck! Laura

10/22/2008 8:51:02 PM

 
Jean E. Hildebrant
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Yippeeee, Kristy!!! Congrat's on this very cooool finalist!!!

10/22/2008 8:52:57 PM

 
Barbara Waldoch
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Congratulations on this beautiful finalist, Kristy!

10/22/2008 8:53:53 PM

 
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A lot of work went into this dazzling picture and I'm so happy for you making the qualifying round. Congratulations Kristy.

10/22/2008 8:54:33 PM

 
Elida Gutierrez
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Congratulations on your FINALIST!!!

10/22/2008 9:24:33 PM

 
Evy Johansen
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Huge congratulations on your beautiful finalist, Kristy!

10/22/2008 10:23:18 PM

 
Laura E. Swan
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You are so creative and SO deserving of this wonderful finalist award! VERY VERY COOL KRISTY! -Laura

10/22/2008 10:29:46 PM

 
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CONGRATS ON YOUR FINALIST!!!

10/22/2008 10:31:07 PM

 
Naomi Weiser
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Conrats! what a fun colorful design!

10/22/2008 11:54:23 PM

 
Kirsten (Kiki) Kjaer
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A very beautiful abstract, Kristy. Congrats on your wonderful finalist.

10/23/2008 12:16:15 AM

 
Margaret R. Barry
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Congratulations on this beautiful finalist, Kristy!

10/23/2008 1:43:35 AM

 
Janet Daniel
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Congrats, Kristy! :-)

10/23/2008 3:34:08 AM

 
Eugenio Diaz

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Congratulations on your AMAZING Finalist!!!
Well done!

10/23/2008 4:58:31 AM

 
Lynne Morris
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Huge Congratulations on this beautiful finalist Kristy.

10/23/2008 5:15:25 AM

 
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Wonderful Finalist,Kristy! Congratulations!!

10/23/2008 5:35:09 AM

 
Robert Baer
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congrats kristy on another wonderful Kristy creation!!

10/23/2008 6:13:10 AM

 
M.Christine Duncan
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Big congrats Kristy!!! Awesome finalist and just plain fun!!

10/23/2008 6:31:38 AM

 
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HUGE CONGRATS on your finalist, best of luck in the next round!

10/23/2008 6:36:36 AM

 
Vladan D. Djordjevic
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Congratulations on your super finalist, Kristy.

10/23/2008 7:24:34 AM

 
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Congratulations, Kristy, on this AWESOME finalist! Deb

10/23/2008 7:45:41 AM

 
Stephanie Frey
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Congratulations on your Finalist!

10/23/2008 8:16:23 AM

 
Mitch Spence
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Congratulations, Kristy!

10/23/2008 8:21:23 AM

 
Colleen Farrell
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Wow, how cool!!! Big congrats, Kristy!

10/23/2008 9:50:18 AM

 
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Congrats.on this very beautiful Finalist.

UB.

10/23/2008 10:38:00 AM

 
Daniella Puente
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Big congrats Kristy! :o)

10/23/2008 10:41:22 AM

 
Dianna Murphy
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CONGRATULATIONS !!!

10/23/2008 3:40:03 PM

 
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Congratulations Kristy :-)

10/23/2008 4:20:47 PM

 
Laurie Daily
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Very, very cool...Congratulations on this beautiful finalist, Kristy!

10/23/2008 4:52:26 PM

 
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Congratulations, Kristy!

10/23/2008 5:11:47 PM

 
Mitzie Loland
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Congratulations on your finalist!!

10/23/2008 11:13:44 PM

 
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Congratulations Kristy!!!!!!!!!

10/24/2008 1:03:23 AM

 
Mike Clime
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Congratulations you your finalist, Kristy!

10/24/2008 4:29:58 AM

 
Bobbie L. Slayton
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WAY TO GO! Congrats on your finalist!

10/24/2008 7:42:19 AM

 
Kristy A. Keene
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Thanks so much all !!!

10/24/2008 7:59:58 AM

 
Mary K. Robison
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Thanks for sharing your "process", Kristy, and CONGRATULATIONS on this excellent finalist!

10/25/2008 1:06:47 AM

 
FERNANDA KINGSLEY-THOMAS
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This is so beautiful and such an incredible change from the original. Thanks for sharing how you did it. I just wish I could understand. Maybe one day!

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