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BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest Finalist
 
LifeSaver
LifeSaver
Resubmission of a image taken earlier this year in Florida. I reworked it in PSCS2.
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member since: 12/12/2004 Nice work with the tones Bill
11/24/2006 2:22:42 PM


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member since: 2/24/2006 I agree....GREAT tones!!

11/24/2006 2:56:12 PM


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member since: 12/23/2005 I remember this one Bill. I like the tones better on this one, looks great.


11/24/2006 5:20:45 PM

 
Nadine A. Lewis
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Great image, Bill!!! Love the composition, tones, and textures!!! <><

11/24/2006 5:35:47 PM

 
Nancy L. Green
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Wonderful colors and textures Bill!! Well done my friend!! <><

11/24/2006 5:50:40 PM

 
chris jones
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very original love the composition,tones,and texture Bill
Chris

11/24/2006 5:56:58 PM

 
Anne D. Eigen
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Great tonal renditions with lots of tonal interest, Bill!!!

11/24/2006 6:02:18 PM

 
Karim Abiali
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I like the composition and tones.

11/24/2006 6:54:14 PM

 
Kenneth Mucke
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Perfect comp Bill...wonderful idea...great lighting too

11/24/2006 8:04:24 PM

 
Shelly A. Van Camp
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Beautiful image, colors and lighting!

11/24/2006 8:20:16 PM

 
Linda D. Lester
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Great composition...exposure right on!

11/24/2006 9:47:52 PM

 
Morteza Safataj
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Lovely composition Bill.

11/24/2006 10:11:29 PM

 
Beverly A. Wright
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Always did like this one. I love the
color and the lighting here Bill.
Nicely reworked!

11/24/2006 11:30:21 PM

 
Donna Roberts
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Best of luck to you with this resubmit Bill.
It really is worth a second look.
Very nicely transformed from the original....the enhancements look great!
:-) ddu

11/25/2006 1:18:51 AM

 
Kathy Reeves
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Beautiful Bill--I remember how much I liked it the first time!

11/25/2006 3:22:03 AM

 
Glenn E. Urquhart
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Great eye, Excellent composition, Bill!!! Well Done! Cheers, Glenn.

11/25/2006 3:49:44 AM

 
Aimee S. McMaster
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....wonderful deatil, color and texture in this awesome still life Bill...Aimee

11/25/2006 4:15:59 AM

 
Bridgette B
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Great find and wondeful capture, Bill!

11/25/2006 4:16:03 AM

 
Aimee S. McMaster
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....ooppps pardon the typo (detail); I am in need of some java.... lol...Aimee

11/25/2006 4:18:24 AM

 
Judyann Plante
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Beautiful tones and lighting, excellent pov and composition! Very well done, Bill!

Judyann ><>

11/25/2006 4:41:48 AM

 
Revonda L. Gentry
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Wow!! I liked the first one and this is even better if that is possible!! Well, done!!

11/25/2006 4:48:57 AM

 
Joy Rector
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great shot

11/25/2006 4:58:10 AM

 
Carol Sawyer
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Great image, colors and tones, Bill!!

11/25/2006 5:33:13 AM

 
Stephen Zacker
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Like the textures and colors.

11/25/2006 5:35:49 AM

 
Sam Britt
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Great composition, color, lighting & textures. Wonderful image, Bill.

11/25/2006 9:13:12 AM

 
Ronald F. Fischer
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Awesome capture and PS work, Bill!

11/25/2006 9:32:27 AM

 

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Beautiful composition and editing, Bill!

11/25/2006 10:01:24 AM

 
Nadya Johnson
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OUTSTANDING capture, Bill!! I knew I'd seen it once before -- striking then, and striking now!! I think we should be seeing this again! The composition, colors, tones and textures are superb!

11/25/2006 10:47:53 AM

 
Ken Smith
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I don't remember your first one, but this one is perfect. Well done, Bill!

11/25/2006 11:40:24 AM

 
Tamara K. Walker
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Unlike Ken, I remember your first one. Great rework this is one of my favorites.

11/25/2006 11:58:29 AM

 
Claudia Kuhn
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Wonderfully composed Bill, love the textures and lighting!

11/25/2006 12:52:36 PM

 
Sheryl A. Hudson
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I really like this image Bill. The comp, color and detail are perfect!

11/25/2006 1:54:08 PM

 
David Pratt
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NIce color and framing. I particularly like the textures in the wood!

Great work

11/25/2006 5:04:48 PM

 
JO ANN CLEVELAND
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Wow Bill! This surely will be a winner! It is awesome!
jo ann c.

11/25/2006 5:22:42 PM

 
Husain Akhtar
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Very natural arrangements and highly creative work in my books (I'm not sure what the BF judges mean by the 'creativity'), Bill!

11/26/2006 2:27:34 AM

 
Melissa Gurdus
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Bill, this is a terrific image...great composition, lighting, colors and certainly worthy of a resubmit. There is one thing missing...a real lifesaver placed so one could see the size contrast!lol

11/26/2006 2:55:42 PM

 
Chastity Abbott
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I could so see this winning!!!!!!!!
It's colors are just brilliant as the lighting!!! LOVE all the different textures too!!!!!! WTG!

11/26/2006 4:42:45 PM

 
Jenny Bosmans
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Love the red and the gorgeous lighting and composition, Bill! :)

11/27/2006 4:20:00 AM

 
Sharon K. King
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Good luck with this terrific image Bill!!

11/27/2006 5:58:34 AM

 
eileen bedford
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Great find ad capture Bill....

11/27/2006 8:26:25 AM

 
Marcie A. Fowler
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Love the simplicity of this image. Great colors, contrasts, textures and composition. Very well done.

11/27/2006 1:35:37 PM

 
Amalia Sylvia Arriaga Salinas
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I love the composition, textures and colors Bill!,
Amalia

11/27/2006 2:03:36 PM

 
Sylvia Rossler
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Beautiful still-life Bill :o)

11/27/2006 3:08:32 PM

 

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Glad to see the resub on this one. It's one of my favorites in your gallery. Love it!

12/5/2006 11:43:04 PM

 
Vladan D. Djordjevic
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Beautiful photo. I like colour and lighting.

12/14/2006 5:52:18 AM

 
David Pratt
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Congratulation Bill! Awesome job! Good Luck in the next round!

12/29/2006 7:50:58 AM

 
Nadya Johnson
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Darn, I thought I'd be the first one to offer you congrats!! A very well deserved finalist Bill, and best of luck in the second round!

12/29/2006 8:48:40 AM

 

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Big congratulations on this wonderful shot, Bill. Good luck!

12/29/2006 8:50:46 AM

 
Marijana Fajgl
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Warmest congratulations on your wonderful finalist!

12/29/2006 9:04:38 AM

 
Judy V. Kennamer
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I love this shot Bill! Congrats on your Finalist! Judy

12/29/2006 9:05:28 AM

 
Kara Hendricks
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Congratulations to you and best of luck!!

12/29/2006 9:13:46 AM

 
Aimee S. McMaster
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...much congratulations on this wonderful finalist Bill....Aimee

12/29/2006 9:14:01 AM

 
Paula Dwyer
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Congratulations Bill!! :)

12/29/2006 9:16:21 AM

 
Carla Metzler
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Congratulations, Bill!!

12/29/2006 9:19:44 AM

 
Shawn Jennings
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Congratulations on your finalist, Bill!

12/29/2006 9:21:28 AM

 
Ken Jarvis
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Congratulations on your finalist, Bill! Great photo.

12/29/2006 9:26:46 AM

 
Allen O. Howard
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Way to go, Bill!

12/29/2006 9:47:35 AM

 
Husain Akhtar
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Very well deserved finalist - big congratulations Bill my friend!

12/29/2006 10:12:23 AM

 
Melissa Gurdus
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Congratulations, Bill on your most deserving finalist!!!

12/29/2006 10:15:45 AM

 
Kenneth Mucke
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WTG Bill....Awesome finalist

12/29/2006 10:16:23 AM

 
JO ANN CLEVELAND
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I thought this was a winner all the time! I love it!
congrats my friend!

jo ann c.

12/29/2006 10:19:31 AM

 
Kathy Reeves
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Congratulations Bill----Fantastic finalist!!!!!

12/29/2006 10:44:10 AM

 
Ray & Audrey Clarke
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Congratulations Bill

12/29/2006 10:52:39 AM

 
Stan Kwasniowski
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Bill, Congratulations

12/29/2006 11:29:27 AM

 
Revonda L. Gentry
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WTG x's two!! Awesome Bill!! Another big huge congrats!!

12/29/2006 11:48:29 AM

 
Glenn E. Urquhart
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A big Congratulations on your Finalist Award, Bill!!! Well Deserved! Cheers, Glenn.

12/29/2006 11:49:16 AM

 
Jenny Bosmans
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Congratulations on this beautiful Finalist, Bill! :)

12/29/2006 12:07:22 PM

 
Sheryl A. Hudson
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Congratulations Bill on your Finalist!!!

12/29/2006 12:29:00 PM

 
Ken Smith
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WTG, Bill! Super job!

12/29/2006 12:47:31 PM

 
Bobby Ray Goodman
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A big congratulations my friend,Way to go Bill!!!!!!!

12/29/2006 12:59:50 PM

 
Terry L. Ellis
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Fantastic finalist, Bill! Congratulations. I could of sworn I commented on this before!

12/29/2006 1:33:15 PM

 
Gail Vitikacs
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YOU GO BILL!!!! Excellent! Congratulations!

12/29/2006 2:05:20 PM

 
Manuel Barrera
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I guess the second time is the charm, well at least on this one. Great work, Bill

12/29/2006 2:07:58 PM

 
Cathy Barrows
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Congrats on your finalist...excellent

12/29/2006 2:11:29 PM

 
Cheryl E. Molennor
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Your work paid off Bill. Congratulations

12/29/2006 2:12:09 PM

 
Sharon K. King
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Congratulations Bill on your Finalists!

12/29/2006 2:50:28 PM

 
Chastity Abbott
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:o) I love being right!!!! hehehe....
Pat your self on the back...this is one piping hot image!!!!!!!!!!!!! Congrats to you friend!!!!!!!!!!!! :o)

12/29/2006 2:54:45 PM

 
Donna LaMattino Pagakis
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Awesome finalist, great textures and colors!!!

12/29/2006 3:19:24 PM

 
Ray Thoms
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Congratulations on your finalist Bill....I knew it would be here....

12/29/2006 3:37:37 PM

 
Anne D. Eigen
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Congratulations on this wonderful finalist, Bill! Great work!!! Best wishes with it!!!

12/29/2006 4:09:18 PM

 
Barbara Waldoch
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Congratulations on your beautiful finalist, Bill!

12/29/2006 5:21:40 PM

 
Candice C. Calhoun
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Big congratulations, and Happy New Year!

ccc

12/29/2006 5:44:48 PM

 
Kay E. Mahoney
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Bill, Congratulations on your finalist. Good luck in the next round.

12/29/2006 7:14:50 PM

 
Arnold Horwitz
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One more congratulations on being a finalist, Bill!

12/29/2006 8:18:07 PM

 
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Big big congrats again :o)

12/29/2006 8:22:42 PM

 
Lorraine A. Cook
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Congratulations on this stunning finalist, Bill!<:))

12/29/2006 8:25:43 PM

 
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Bill, Congratulations again!!

12/29/2006 9:21:32 PM

 
Sam Britt
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Congratulations, Bill!

12/29/2006 9:43:53 PM

 
Cathy M. Gromball
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Congratulations on this wonderful finalist, Bill!

Cathy :)

12/29/2006 11:20:00 PM

 
Datha Y. Thompson
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CONGRATULATIONS!!! WTG!!! :0)

12/29/2006 11:57:44 PM

 
Marlon Ignacio
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Very well done, Bill! Congratulations on your Finalist!

12/30/2006 2:22:45 AM

 
Debra Booth
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Great job, Bill!! Congratulations!!

12/30/2006 6:10:42 AM

 
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Congrats Bill on this excellent Finalist!! Jeff

12/30/2006 7:56:02 AM

 
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Beautiful still life, Bill. Congrats again on your finalist!!

12/30/2006 1:12:40 PM

 
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This is absolutely fabulous, Bill! Congratulations

12/30/2006 1:23:57 PM

 
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CONGRATULATIONS BILL
JOHN

12/31/2006 11:39:15 AM

 
Beverly A. Wright
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Congradulations Bill. You deserve it.

12/31/2006 11:41:03 AM

 
Emile Abbott
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Congratulation again Bill on supurb finalist. Think I lost my sailboat as it keeps filling with water since it blew on the rocks while I was in Canada. Keeping it aflot with a sump pump for the moment. Happy New Year to you and your family my friend.

12/31/2006 4:11:35 PM

 
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Bill, Sorry this is so late. The last of my holiday company just left yesterday.

Congratulations on your finalists and Happy New Year!

Judyann ><>

1/7/2007 5:32:10 AM

 
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Congrats on the finalist.. This is one of my favs. from your gallery... Just wonderful!

1/7/2007 8:00:38 AM

 
Stephen Zacker
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Great perspective, colors, and textures

8/16/2007 12:00:31 PM

 
Gary Lange
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Congrats on this, Bill!!! Wow, you've really added to your collection of finalists here. This is terrific!!

8/17/2007 9:17:08 PM

 
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