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Willow Weep For Me Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner
Willow Weep For Me
Willow Weep For Me
© Ron Case
Minolta Dimage A1 ...
Debra K. Johnson
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    WOWee... Wonderful job!

7/12/2006 10:14:33 PM

Paige Mills
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7/12/2006 10:15:26 PM

Robyn Mackenzie
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Wonderful, Ron! May I ask how you achieved these beautiful effects? :o) Robyn

7/12/2006 11:51:20 PM

Melissa Gurdus
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Stunning image with terrific effects, Ron!!

7/13/2006 8:30:40 AM

Ron Case

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Thanks to you all for the kind comments. For those of are interested, here is the link that I used to learn how to do the Orton Technique.

It started out as a slide special effect by it lends itself well to digital. This link is for Photoshop but I think users of other software could figure out how to use it fairly easy. It is easy to do (after the first couple of times). Again thanks for the supportive comments and good luck with your Orton attempts. Ron

7/14/2006 7:38:26 PM

Sue L. Cullumber
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Ron, Gorgeous colors and patterns! Congrats!

8/26/2006 2:11:29 PM

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8/26/2006 4:51:19 PM

Sherry S. Boles
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Congrats on this gorgeous finalist, Ron!

8/26/2006 7:23:48 PM

Gerda Grice
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I'm very glad to see this beauty as a Finalist here, Ron! Many congratulations and best of luck in the final round!

8/27/2006 10:56:16 AM

Cyn D Valentine
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Stunning!! Congratulations!!

8/27/2006 10:59:05 AM

Jessica Jenney
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Congratulations on this beautiful win!

8/28/2006 3:00:35 PM

Tom Leech

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Great job. Terrific application of the Orton technique.

8/28/2006 3:30:42 PM

Sherry K. Adkins
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Wow, Ron. This is absolutely beautiful. Took my breath away. Congratulations on your win.

8/28/2006 6:02:11 PM

Janine Russell
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Ron, excellent colors, detail, lighting, composition, DOF and effects; congratulations on your Second Place Win.

8/28/2006 6:16:38 PM

Donna LaMattino Pagakis
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Gorgeous scenery, congratulations on your win!

8/28/2006 10:23:18 PM

Nadya Johnson
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Ron, this is beyond description!! SOOO very beautiful! Congratulations on your OUTSTANDING winner!

8/29/2006 9:57:41 AM

Donna W. Neal
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Congratulations on your well deserved winner Ron

8/29/2006 10:28:31 AM

Alexia C. Szabo
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I could stare at this photo for hours! it evokes so much emotion and is very strong and powerful. thank you.

8/29/2006 1:24:58 PM

Mary Timman
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Very moving and dramatic. Congratulations.

8/29/2006 5:36:43 PM

Alana Ibe
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This is so dreamlike! This is stunning work! Congratulations!!!!!!

8/30/2006 9:01:10 PM

Ron Case

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Thank you everyone for your comments. I am overwhelmed at the 2nd place selection. Thanks BP.

8/31/2006 6:12:22 PM

Linda L. Ruiz
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Ron, I love this shot. Frame it and hang it in your home. This is just awesome.

9/1/2006 1:35:45 PM

Erica Murphy
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Fabulous contest winner Ron!!!


9/2/2006 9:42:31 AM

Sherrye Nozaki
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Absolutely stunning!

9/3/2006 12:59:43 AM

Wendy Stevenson
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Gorgeous image Ron! Congratulations on a fine win!!

9/3/2006 1:24:46 PM

Cheryl E. Molennor
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What a beautiful shot Ron as are many more in your gallery! Congratulations.

9/3/2006 5:52:56 PM

Stanley C. Sims

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Don't know how I missed this one. Big congratulations on this winner. I love montages.

9/10/2006 12:58:51 PM

Theresa  M. VanderStaay
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Outstanding!...Congrats on this winner! It is just beautiful and well deserving of that win!....Tessa

9/20/2006 12:24:20 AM

Jill Odice
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Ron, congrats yourself on the 2nd place ! I hold you responsible for introducing me to the orton Technique for me getting my POTD today :-)

9/21/2006 3:09:07 PM

Adrienne Brand
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This photo stopped me in my path to the camera calculator! Fabulous shot and great choice of shots with that particular technique. :) ~ Adrienne Brand

9/26/2006 8:28:46 AM

Wanda Judd
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I can only echo what has already been has to be one of the most outstanding photos I've ever seen....congratulations

9/26/2006 12:06:44 PM

Usman Bajwa
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Belated CONGRATZ on your stunning Winner!!


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