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This was shot while my daughter was relaxing in my friend's pool while there for a picnic.

1-180/sec @f:5.6, ISO 100, converted to B&W and high key in PS.

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Kelly Abernathy
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    Beautiful! Love the high key on this one -- just gorgeous! -K

7/7/2004 7:46:04 AM

 
Susan T. Evans
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Terrific Dolores!!!! great comp, love the high key, interesting perspective!

7/7/2004 9:17:37 AM

 
Murry Grigsby
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COOL! Your high-key work is top-notch Dolores. Love the perspective and design!!

7/7/2004 9:56:27 AM

 
Dolores Neilson
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Hi K!! Thank you!!! Wasnt' sure how to present this one. High key is a favorite of mine so went with it!

Hello Susan! I am so delighted this appeals to you! Thank you for commenting on this...happy day!

Hey Murry! Yes...I was envious because she was COOL and I wasn't! She must have been in the pool for 3 hrs! Thank you for taking time to post, Murry! As usual, the effort is appreciated!

7/7/2004 10:16:04 AM

 
Dan J. Holm
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This is really a terrific shot, Dolores!! The composition and contrast really make this shot stand out!

7/7/2004 10:43:18 AM

 
Dolores Neilson
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Hi Dan! Thanks so much for your complimentary post! I appreciate it immensely! I'm just glad I didn't drop my camera in the water!

7/7/2004 10:55:44 AM

 
Brinn MacDougall
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Excellent use of the high-key..very nice, Dolores!

7/7/2004 12:00:10 PM

 
Dolores Neilson
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Thank you, Brinn! A pleasure to read your comment!

7/7/2004 2:09:38 PM

 
Ed Heaton
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Very nicely done....

7/7/2004 2:38:50 PM

 
Dolores Neilson
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THanks so much, Ed! Appreciate your encouragement very much!

7/7/2004 3:59:20 PM

 
Darren K. Fisher
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This is awesome Dolores. Great job!!!

7/7/2004 8:28:54 PM

 
Dolores Neilson
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Thanks so much, Darren! Always a pleasure to hear from you! Happy shooting!

7/8/2004 2:03:13 AM

 
Karen Engelbreth
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Great shot, Dolores!

7/8/2004 5:22:40 AM

 
Dolores Neilson
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Thanks so much, Karen! Much obliged!

7/8/2004 10:31:25 AM

 
Rob Bishop
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Congratulations, Dolores! I love the softness, and the composition.
Rob

8/13/2004 4:31:06 PM

 
Dolores Neilson
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Hi Rob....Thank you! You must be talking about the fact it is currently semi-finalist. Thanks! I may lose it in the finalist round though! I'm anxious for the finalists to post!

8/13/2004 4:57:55 PM

 
Rob Bishop
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If you have the link to the semi-finalists, change the last number (4) to a 5.

8/13/2004 7:31:08 PM

 
Darren K. Fisher
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Congratulations!!!!!

8/14/2004 5:57:28 AM

 
Claudia Kuhn
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Big congrats again Dolores!

8/14/2004 6:51:45 AM

 
Deborah  Sandidge
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Wow, congratulations, Dolores!!

8/14/2004 9:00:30 AM

 
Janet Detota
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You're unstoppable!! :-) Congrats, again!!

8/14/2004 10:01:14 AM

 
Nancy Grace Chen
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Such a unique photo... but simple and lovely. You've caught a special moment in time... a sure winner in my book. Congratulations, Dolores!

Nancy

8/14/2004 10:28:45 AM

 
Ed Heaton
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Congratulations Dolores :-)

8/14/2004 10:33:18 AM

 
Dolores Neilson
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Darren, Claudia, Deborah, Janet, Nancy and Ed....THANKS SO VERY MUCH!

8/14/2004 12:36:15 PM

 
Colette M. Metcalf
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Congrats AGAIN, Dolores!!

8/14/2004 3:38:18 PM

 
Monika Sapek
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Many congratulations, Dolores! And good luck in the next round!
Monika

8/15/2004 12:04:16 AM

 
Karen Engelbreth
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congratulations, Dolores!

8/15/2004 12:28:26 AM

 
Kathleen Clemons
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Congrats again, Dolores!

8/15/2004 6:45:20 AM

 
Dolores Neilson
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Colette, Monika, Karen and Kathleen! Thank you so much!! You guys are the best!

8/16/2004 7:39:29 PM

 
Diane Dupuis-Kallos
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Fantastic! Congrats!

8/26/2004 4:30:10 PM

 
Dolores Neilson
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Hi Diane!

THAnk you so much!! Happy day!

8/29/2004 12:14:28 PM

 
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