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Monthly Theme: Action
Steamer Lane, Santa Cruz, California
Hard time choosing which category to enter this under; Digital Darkroom or The new MT, Action.
The figure 2nd from the right is the background photo. I layered 5 more photos over that then erased and repositioned to blend.

PhotoShop Elements 8
95mm
f/8 @ 1/1000 (shot at 8 frames/sec)
ISO 250

© Allen Hughes
Nikon D300s Digita...

 
 
 
Jeff W. Robinson
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    Outstanding captures and DD work Allen!! Jeff


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12/4/2010 8:52:55 AM

 
Dale Hardin
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Very impressive processing Allen. That on top of a very good shot to begin with. Nice composition also.


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12/4/2010 10:22:03 AM

 
Bobby Ray Goodman
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Hi Allen,That is amazing DD work.Excellent action,great capture for MT!!!!


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12/4/2010 1:07:03 PM

 
Phyllis Burchett
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Very cool action sequence, great DD work!


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12/4/2010 8:04:32 PM

 
Robert K. Bemus
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Great action and composite, Allen!! Definitely in the right category here...


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12/4/2010 10:31:20 PM

 
Wm Nosal
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Beautiful Image, Allen!


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12/7/2010 10:09:26 PM

 
Freddy Bland
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I love this, Allen!! It is extremely impressive!! Wonderful work on this!!


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12/8/2010 6:25:03 AM

 
Craig D. Minton
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Great work Allen! I've been reading surfing mags since the early 60's and don't recall seeing anything like this.


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12/8/2010 6:25:31 PM

 
Joyce S. Court
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Amazing work on this.


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12/15/2010 6:30:52 AM

 
Karen Celella
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Outstanding work and wonderful capture of the action, Allen!


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12/16/2010 4:30:51 PM

 
Cindy Bendush
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Awesome work here Allen - your vision is so inspiring!


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12/17/2010 12:51:57 AM

 
Bill Johnson
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Allan, Congrats on your action finalist selection. Good Luck.


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1/18/2011 8:12:28 PM

 
Bill Johnson
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Allen, Congrats on your action finalist selection. Good Luck.


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1/18/2011 8:13:29 PM

 
Craig D. Minton
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Congratulations, Allen! The surf is thumping in Ventura today!


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1/18/2011 9:26:18 PM

 
Mark Dodge
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Another well deserved finalist, Allen. Excellent job. Killer!


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1/18/2011 10:19:56 PM

 
Robert K. Bemus
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Congratulations on your Finalist here, Allen...best of luck in the next round!!


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1/18/2011 11:20:25 PM

 
Joyce S. Court
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Wow! Congratulations on the finalist selection.


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1/19/2011 5:45:48 AM

 
Karen Celella
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Congratulations on your wonderful finalist, Allen.


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1/19/2011 6:20:16 AM

 
Stefania Barbier
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congrats on your fantastic finalist!!!


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1/19/2011 6:30:40 AM

 
Donna LaMattino Pagakis
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Congratulations on your very cool finalist Allen!


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1/19/2011 3:19:42 PM

 
Wm Nosal
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Congratulations Allen!


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1/19/2011 3:59:23 PM

 
Usman M. Bajwa
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CONGRATZ Allen and good luck in the next round!

UB.


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1/19/2011 7:19:45 PM

 
Stephen Zacker
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Great work.. this is Cool. Congratulations


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1/20/2011 3:42:47 AM

 
Merna L. Nobile
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I can only imagine how proud you must be feeling right now. What wonderful news! CONGRATULATIONS, Merna


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1/20/2011 11:18:40 AM

 
Debra R. Harder
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WOW...talk about a great action shot!! This is fabulous, Allen! Huge congratulations on your superb finalist! Deb


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1/20/2011 1:13:26 PM

 
Patrick Rouzes
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Incredible finalist, Allen! WTG!


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1/20/2011 1:42:49 PM

 
Carol Flisak
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Excellent image, Allen! Congrats on your finalist!


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1/21/2011 5:43:35 PM

 
Phyllis Burchett
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BIG congrats to you Allen on this awesome winner!!!


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1/23/2011 3:17:30 PM

 
Mark Dodge
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Allen... this is such a fantastic shot(s). Brilliant execution. Perfect monthly theme entry. Congratulations on receiving gold. Right on!


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1/23/2011 3:20:17 PM

 
Martin J. Wells  

nicely blended for a fantastic final image. congratulations


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1/23/2011 3:32:48 PM

 
Claudia Kuhn
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So cool, congratulations on your winner!


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1/23/2011 5:10:24 PM

 
Sabrina Ryan
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CONGRATULATIONS on your Cool Winning image, Allen!


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1/23/2011 5:46:49 PM

 
Christopher J. Budny
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What a capture and composite! Congratulations!


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1/23/2011 6:20:16 PM

 
Patrick Rouzes
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Congratulations again, Allen! WTG!


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1/23/2011 7:52:53 PM

 
Steve M. Harrington
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A most worthy winner! Good on you, Allen!
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1/23/2011 9:16:32 PM

 
Cindy Bendush
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Superb work Allen - congratulations on your compelling win!


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1/23/2011 9:49:18 PM

 
Robert K. Bemus
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Congratulations on your well deserved Win, Allen!!!


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1/23/2011 10:30:52 PM

 
Katarina Mansson
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Congratulations on your outstanding winner Allen!


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1/23/2011 11:20:54 PM

 
Patricia A. Coblentz
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A winner in all categories, Allen...big congratulations, Allen!!!


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1/24/2011 2:35:09 AM

 
Michelle Alton
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Way to go, Allen. This is a superb piece of work...glad to see that the judges agree! Congratulations!


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1/24/2011 3:14:01 AM

 
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1/24/2011 3:58:15 AM

 
Lorna Shutter
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CONGRATULATIONS on your 2nd Place Win for this fabulous image, Allen!!!!! Very cool work!!! :) Photobucket


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1/24/2011 5:58:57 AM

 
Debra R. Harder
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WTG, Allen! Huge congratulations on your BRILLIANT GOLD WINNER! Deb


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1/24/2011 9:12:41 AM

 
Maria Capilupi
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Congratulations on this awesome winner!


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1/24/2011 2:17:06 PM

 
Millie A. Talarico
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Amazing and creative result, fabulous image,Allen!! Congratulations on the Gold.


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1/24/2011 7:53:31 PM

 
Karen E. Baumann
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this is indeed a wonderful action image, Allen!!! Very nicely presented! Congratulations on your win!


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1/25/2011 7:54:57 AM

 
Usman M. Bajwa
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CONGRATULATIONS.....!!!

UB.


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1/27/2011 8:15:05 AM

 
Donna LaMattino Pagakis
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Great action Allen, congratulations on your win!


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1/27/2011 8:43:56 PM

 
Pranay Koka
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spectacular work!! congrats!!


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1/28/2011 8:48:06 AM

 
Dianne 
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Wonderful image! Congratulations


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4/23/2013 10:29:31 PM

 
Liz Bullock
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Fantastic timing and capture, congrats!


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8/17/2013 8:38:47 PM

 
Robert Jensen
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wow - outstanding


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10/2/2013 12:10:06 PM

 
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