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Patterns in Green   Featured in Digital Darkroom #092 Photo Contest Finalist
Patterns in Green
Patterns in Green
Shot in RAW with my Canon 100mm Macro Lens with a small aperture.

Developed in Adobe Camera RAW 6.0 with contrasts heightened in Adobe CS5 using dodging and burning tools, Lens Correction Tool, saturation tool plus sharpening.

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Canon EOS 5D Mark ...

Monnie Ryan
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    Beautiful work on this one, Melissa!

10/3/2010 9:34:55 AM

Bojan Bencic
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Fantastic shapes and subtle color, Melissa. Great image.

10/3/2010 1:31:11 PM

Sabrina Ryan
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Wonderful color, shapes and composition, Melissa!

10/3/2010 6:00:20 PM

Tamara K. Walker
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Awesome color and light.

10/3/2010 7:21:33 PM

Carol Eade
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Love the interesting shapes you've captured, Melissa!

10/4/2010 5:58:28 AM

Guy D. Biechele
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Love the light here. Beautiful!

10/4/2010 11:07:53 AM

Tammy Espino
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Congratulations on your awesome finalist. Good luck next round :)

11/15/2010 1:39:01 PM

Tiia Vissak
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11/15/2010 1:51:01 PM

Laura E. Swan
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On Your Terrific Finalist! Is this Dusty Miller, Melissa?


11/15/2010 2:45:31 PM

Renee Doyle
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Congratulations on this wonderful finalist Melissa!!

11/15/2010 3:04:37 PM

Nancyj Hovey
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on your finalist! 8o)

11/15/2010 3:36:44 PM

Carol L. Fowler
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Big Congrats on this Finalist

11/15/2010 3:41:09 PM

Stan J. Bendkowski
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Beautiful detail, colour, light and dof. Congratulations on your great finalist, Melissa!

11/15/2010 5:26:47 PM

Guy D. Biechele
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Congrats on your finalist, Melissa. Love this shot!

11/15/2010 5:48:27 PM

Murry Grigsby
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Lovely frame full of greens Melissa! I love the silver edges too!! I think the Canon 100mm macro is one fine lens :0)

11/15/2010 7:21:12 PM

frank w. degenhardt
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Gorgeous work. Congratulations on the Finalist my friend.

11/15/2010 9:19:23 PM

Kay Beausoleil
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Lovely work -- the delicate tones and shapes are superb. Congratulations on your finalist, Melissa!

11/16/2010 7:36:02 AM

Debra R. Harder
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Ohhh...this is so AWESOME, Melissa! Love all the rich tones and textures. Huge congratulations on your BRILLIANT finalist! Deb

11/16/2010 9:14:59 AM

Mitch Spence
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Congratulations on your finalists, Melissa. I especially love the tones and lines in this one.

11/16/2010 9:33:49 AM

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Congratulations on this awesome finalist Melissa!

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11/16/2010 12:59:51 PM

Rona L. Schwarz
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Love the shapes and different green tones on this one, Melissa! Wonderful composition with the full frame. CONGRATULATIONS on another outstanding Finalist, and good luck in the next round!

11/16/2010 1:15:49 PM

Patrick Rouzes
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CONGRATULATIONS once again,Melissa! WTG!

11/16/2010 3:58:06 PM

Merna L. Nobile
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I would personally like to congratulate you on your winning photograph for October, 2010 and wish you a Happy Thanksgiving. Merna Nobile

11/16/2010 10:42:13 PM

Nadia Paul
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Congrats on your beautiful finalist Melissa!

11/17/2010 3:09:17 AM

Jeff W. Robinson
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Congrats Melissa on this Excellent Finalist!! Jeff

11/17/2010 4:01:10 AM

Lydia Williams
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Beautiful Melissa! Congratulations!

11/17/2010 12:46:55 PM

Karol Grace
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Very nice Melissa. Congratulations.

12/2/2010 3:53:42 AM

Dianna Murphy
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congratulations on your finalist and your DD feature.

12/8/2010 10:49:19 AM

Lydia Williams
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Congratulations on your DD feature...Nice!

12/8/2010 12:13:12 PM

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