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Retired yet Again
BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner
 
Retired yet Again
Retired yet Again
Playing with texture overlays.....This image was featured in the March '11 issue of Color magazine.
© Sherry K. Adkins
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Nikki McDonald
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    Wonderful pov, colors and textures, Sherry. This looks terrific.

1/24/2010 4:34:21 AM

 
Chuck Bruton
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Looking good there Sherry
Well done

1/24/2010 7:09:10 AM

 
Sherry K. Adkins
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Thank you Nikki and Chuck!

1/26/2010 8:01:20 PM

 
Connie L. Carpenter
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terrific image....congratulations on your finalist

2/20/2010 9:50:53 PM

 
Sharon L. Smith
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Love this, Sherry! I'm just starting to play with texture overlays, too... what fun!! Congrats on your finalist!

2/21/2010 10:23:42 AM

 
Katarina Mansson
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Going straight into my favorites! Love the POV, colors and textures. Congratulations on your finalist and good luck next!

2/24/2010 6:40:10 AM

 
Sherry K. Adkins
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Thank you Connie, Sharon and Katarina!

2/24/2010 9:24:39 PM

 
Renee Doyle
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Beautiful dd work!! Congratulations on this wonderful winner Sherry!

2/25/2010 2:39:30 PM

 
Usman Bajwa
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WTG, Sherry. CONGRATZ on this superb WINNER!!

UB.

2/25/2010 10:27:59 PM

 
Katarina Mansson
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I just love this and am so happy to see it with a golden badge! Congratulations on your winner Sherry!

2/26/2010 2:02:32 AM

 
Sharon L. Smith
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Glad to see this make it to the front page, Sherry... congrats!

2/26/2010 1:47:32 PM

 
Mike Umbreit
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Sherry - Congratulations on your win!! - Mike

2/27/2010 6:19:40 AM

 
Susana Heide
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Sherry, and OUTSTANDING winner!!!! Many Congratulations to you!!

2/27/2010 7:09:20 PM

 
Datha Y. Thompson
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CONGRATULATIONS on your Awesome Winner Sherry LOVE it :)

2/27/2010 8:56:21 PM

 
Anne McKinnell
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The textures look great. Congratulations on your winner!

3/1/2010 8:59:55 PM

 
Cindy Bendush
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Congrats on being featured in Digital Darkroom Sherry!

3/24/2010 4:05:53 AM

 
Nancyj Hovey
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C O N G R A T U L A T I O N S
on your featured image! 8o)

3/24/2010 4:36:04 AM

 
Dr Silly
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Congratulations Sherry on both your Gold and the DD featured image. :O)

3/24/2010 7:06:42 AM

 
Judy Tillson
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I'd like to add my CONGRATULATIONS for this outstanding image and well-deserved Gold. WTG Sherry!

3/24/2010 7:48:01 AM

 
Daniella Puente
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I see this in my mail (DD#84) and is really great Sherry :) congrats on the winner and the featured!

3/24/2010 7:59:59 AM

 
Rona L. Schwarz
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Congrats on the feature in DD, Sherry! And to the Winner! Glad I caught this - the textures are terrific!

3/24/2010 9:30:49 AM

 
Anne McKinnell
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Beautiful textures and POV Sherry! Congrats on your feature in digital darkroom!

3/24/2010 11:54:39 AM

 
Sherry K. Adkins
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Wow, thank you everyone!!! I do appreciate each and every comment. I am honored to be in the Digital Darkroom newsletter.

3/24/2010 6:35:39 PM

 
Christopher J. Budny
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A great choice to head up the newsletter, Sherry; congrats on the win, too! :)

3/24/2010 7:16:30 PM

 
Sherry K. Adkins
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Thank you Christopher! I enjoyed your feature, it is a very interesting image..... nice editing!

3/24/2010 7:32:20 PM

 
Donna LaMattino Pagakis
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Congratulations on your win and feature Sherry! Great work!

3/24/2010 7:49:24 PM

 
Dominick M. Dimacale
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Congratulations Sherry on your Win!!!


Dominick

3/30/2010 11:35:08 PM

 
Sherry K. Adkins
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Thank you Donna and Dominick!

4/2/2010 9:33:19 AM

 
Robert Jensen
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Outstanding work

5/6/2010 12:01:23 PM

 
john forrant
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Love it also. Got to learn more about textures. Do you know a good tutorail?

5/6/2010 3:07:50 PM

 
Sherry K. Adkins
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Thank you Robert and John! John, if you're interested, I could send you a personal email and explain how I do my texture overlays.

5/6/2010 6:57:59 PM

 
Carla Capra
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Hi Sherry,
This is an awesome image. I like the texture, you have refined the technique!
Enjoy,
Carla

5/6/2010 8:22:39 PM

 
Sherry K. Adkins
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Thank you so much Carla. Texture overlays are one of my favorite techniques.

5/6/2010 8:52:26 PM

 
Richard D. Love
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Beautiful image, Sherry. I really like the light and the textures you added.

Rick

5/7/2010 4:19:36 AM

 
Merna L. Nobile
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Hi Sherry: This old timer may be retired, but I am sure it will not be forgotten.
Somebody will see it and make it young again. Great job on a sweet project.

5/7/2010 1:11:34 PM

 
Fran J. Jagger
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Love the textures! Congrats on your win!! :)

5/16/2010 7:32:31 AM

 
Sherry K. Adkins
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Thank you Rick,Merna and Fran!

5/18/2010 7:37:54 PM

 
Maxine C. Schnitzer
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I just saw this on WEYG and WOW! The image itself is fantastic, but the textures and overlays you added make the shot.

6/15/2010 11:50:57 AM

 
Merna L. Nobile
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Daily Photo Winner
Good morning club members: Carla and I are honored to announce that we have selected Sherry Adkins and her image “Retired Yet Again” as our Daily Photo Winner today July 29 2010.
At the time of this post, the image can be found on page 39 of the club photo gallery. Congratulations and thanks for sharing this great image with the WEYG Club.
We have a new feature in the club where you can post your Daily Winning Photo; please place it there
so that all the club members can view the latest winner.

7/29/2010 7:14:59 AM

 
Merna L. Nobile
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Hi Sherry: I am on a mission to get as many members as I can to enter this month’s contest. The theme is “Reflections” and Carla and I would be honored to have your photograph entered. Thank you for your participation. Merna

8/5/2010 10:55:54 AM

 
Sherry K. Adkins
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Thank you Merna and Carla for selecting my image for the daily photo winner. I am honored!I am still on a borrowed computer and will add it to the feature when I get my computer back.

8/10/2010 3:40:12 PM

 
Robert Jensen
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Just revisiting this one - your classic car work is simply outstanding

8/12/2010 12:11:09 PM

 
Sherry K. Adkins
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Thank you Robert! The classics are my favorites!

8/21/2010 7:15:47 PM

 
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