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MISSION HOUSE REVISITED
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MISSION HOUSE REVISITED
MISSION HOUSE REVISITED
Honolulu, Hawai'i. Still in keeping with the Black & White study is this remake of one of the Mission Houses in Honolulu. PS channel mixer to monochrome, USM @ 500%, Poster edges filter, color balance with red increased.
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S  J
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    Very impressive shot, Stan! Great vertical framing, feeling and technical treatment! I love it!

11/27/2004 11:17:00 PM

 
Charlene Bayerle
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This is terriffic Stan....great image and wonderful effects!!!!

11/28/2004 12:19:47 AM

 
Karen Engelbreth
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Great shot, Stan!

11/28/2004 12:20:33 AM

 
Mary K. Robison
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Super work with the effects, Stan, and so beautifully composed!
Hope to see this again soon!

11/28/2004 12:56:34 AM

 
Dan J. Holm
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AWESOME shot, Stan!! The simplicity of yo0ur composition, yoiur capture and treatment are all outstanding! I absolutely love this image!

11/28/2004 1:59:06 AM

 
Janet L. Skinner
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Really love the texture of the tree and brick, Stan. Beautifullly composed!!!

11/28/2004 5:03:50 AM

 
Patricia A. Kuniega
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A wonderful composition with the tree framing it so nicely! I also love the pattern of the brick, siding and windows! The monochrome does an excellent job of bringing out all these marvelous details! Great job Stan!

11/28/2004 6:13:33 AM

 
Dale Gast
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Nice, Stan! You've framed this house well & done some great effects to produce this wonderful image!!!

11/28/2004 7:12:48 AM

 
Darren K. Fisher
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Hey there Stan great composition here. I like the textures and how you composed. That effect you have used is very fitting here.

11/28/2004 7:41:41 AM

 
Deborah C. Lewinson
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Excellent image, Stan, amazing details and wonderful use of effects!

-Debby

11/28/2004 10:06:23 AM

 
Stan J. Contrades
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Sanjay, Charlene, Karen, Mary, Dan, Janet, Patricia, Dale, Darren, and Debby, Thank You! all for your gracious responses!!
Much Aloha,
Stan

11/29/2004 12:36:38 AM

 
Paula Showen
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Beautiful work, Stan! Very well done on your effects! Love it!

11/30/2004 7:25:07 PM

 
Evy Johansen
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What a great composition, Stan! Great work! Wonderful image!

11/30/2004 8:51:40 PM

 
Stan J. Contrades
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Paula and Evy, thank you so much for taking the time to stop and comment! I am truly grateful for your support!
Much Aloha,
Stan

11/30/2004 9:06:46 PM

 
Lucia De Giovanni

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Congratulations on your Finalist Stan and good luck in the next round my Friend!

12/15/2004 10:52:00 PM

 
Jim Kinnunen
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Congrats Stan! Excellen PS work!!!

12/15/2004 10:56:48 PM

 
Gerda Grice
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Beautifully done, Stan! I'd have been terrified to try 500% in USM. You did it, and it's worked perfectly. Many congratulations on your finalist placing and best of luck in the finals!

12/15/2004 10:58:32 PM

 
Carol Brill
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Stan, this is some outstanding work, congratulations on making the finals, and best of luck!

12/15/2004 11:37:05 PM

 
Phil S
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Stan,

Best of luck and congrats on the finalist.

12/15/2004 11:38:50 PM

 
Mary K. Robison
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CONGRATULATIONS AGAIN, STAN! :)

12/15/2004 11:43:10 PM

 
Patricia Marroquin
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Miss this one last month. This is so beautiful, Stan! Congrats!

12/16/2004 12:07:47 AM

 
Gianna Stadelmyer
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Congratulations, Stan!!!

12/16/2004 12:09:54 AM

 
Kathleen Clemons
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Congrats to you, Stan!

12/16/2004 3:28:05 AM

 
Diane  Addonizio
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Congratulations, Stan!

12/16/2004 3:55:25 AM

 
Patricia A. Kuniega
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I just knew we'd see this one here! Congratulations on your wonderful finalist, Stan!

12/16/2004 4:23:39 AM

 
Debra Booth
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What a beautiful image of this wonderful building, Stan! Congratulations!!

12/16/2004 5:19:05 AM

 
Deborah C. Lewinson
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Congratulations on this wonderful finalist, Stan!

Best Wishes,
Debby

12/16/2004 5:27:36 AM

 
Darren K. Fisher
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Way to go Stan. All 3 of your finalist are awesome and well deserved.

12/16/2004 6:03:46 AM

 
Gail Vitikacs
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Big Congratultions Stan!

12/16/2004 6:06:26 AM

 
Kelly Abernathy
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Congratulations! -K

12/16/2004 6:30:36 AM

 
Donna W. Neal
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Well deserved finalist, congratulations
Stan and good luck on the next round..:)

12/16/2004 7:02:48 AM

 
Stacey A. Bates
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Wonderful black and white Stan, Congratulations and best of luck in the next round!!!
Stacey

12/16/2004 7:29:35 AM

 
Karen Engelbreth
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Congratulations, Stan!

12/16/2004 7:48:03 AM

 
Anette Linnea Rasmussen
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Great job Stan!
Congrats on this finalist!

Best wishes Linnea

12/16/2004 9:07:07 AM

 
Donna LaMattino Pagakis
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Excellent capture! Congratulations!!! Great effects used!!

12/16/2004 9:16:39 AM

 
Terry  R. Hatfield
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Congratulations,On A Great Finalist Stan:-)

12/16/2004 9:31:06 AM

 
Stan J. Contrades
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Thank you, thank you, for the kind responses that I am always grateful in receiving!! Thank You!, Lucia, Jim, Gerda (LOL! That's the fun of trying new twists! Have to try it with a greater % on something else if that's possible!!), Carol, Phil, Mary, Patricia M., Jan, Kathleen, DIANE, Patricia K., Debra, Deborah, Darren, Gail, Kelly, Donna N., Stacey, Karen, Linnea, Donna P. and Terry!
Much Aloha,
Stan

12/16/2004 1:52:10 PM

 
Dan J. Holm
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Congratulations on this most deserving finalist, Stan!!! Best of luck with it in the next round!

12/16/2004 2:29:22 PM

 
Elisabeth A. Gay
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congratulations again Stan!! Very nicely done!
Ann

12/16/2004 3:56:40 PM

 
Stan J. Contrades
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You're both very kind, Dan and Ann! Thank you ever so much for stopping in ... know everyone is busy!!
Much Aloha,
Stan

12/16/2004 7:43:53 PM

 
Roseann E. Dreasher
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Congrats Stan!! This is fabulous!!!

12/16/2004 7:45:47 PM

 
Judy S. Fung
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Congrats, Stan!

12/16/2004 8:17:58 PM

 
Stan J. Contrades
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Thank You! both very much and know that I am grateful for your stopping in during these very busy times! And Congratulations to you, RED and Judy, on your Finalists!
Much Aloha,
Stan

12/16/2004 9:09:09 PM

 
Evy Johansen
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Many congratulations and good luck, Stan!

12/16/2004 9:53:30 PM

 
Sharon  Day
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Congratulations, Stan! Good luck next round!

12/17/2004 6:03:36 AM

 
Stan J. Contrades
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Evy and Sharon, thank you very much for your support and kind responses!!
Much Aloha,
Stan

12/17/2004 11:10:43 AM

 
Colette M. Metcalf
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CONGRATULATIONS, Stan!!! Wonderful image!!

12/18/2004 8:45:26 AM

 
Stan J. Contrades
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Many thanks, Colette!!
Much Aloha,
Stan

12/18/2004 12:02:19 PM

 
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