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Faith Shines Through Darkness
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Faith Shines Through Darkness
Faith Shines Through Darkness

Original image taken with mid afternoon light on a cloudy day. I Solorized this and created the effects using PSE5 and a nik filter. (Digital Darkroom)

Canon 100 - 400L IS at 130mm. ISO 400, 1/1250th @ f8.0, EC -1.0
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Bobby Ray Goodman
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    Great title and image,Jeff!!!!!

2/20/2007 3:53:53 AM

 
Kathy Reeves
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Love the title in the beautiful image. The effects are perfect!

2/20/2007 3:58:09 AM

 
Aimee S. McMaster
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...excellent detail, pov and use of effect Jeff...Aimee

2/20/2007 4:03:31 AM

 
Wally Orlowsky
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Great work, Jeff ... it does appear to be a beacon of light in the darkness.

2/20/2007 4:09:30 AM

 
Agnes Fegan
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A beautiful image Jeff !

2/20/2007 4:14:00 AM

 
Glenn E. Urquhart
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Well Seen, like the tones, contrast, lighting, lines... Fantastic B&W Composition, Jeff!!! Well Done! Cheers, Glenn.

2/20/2007 4:25:06 AM

 
Judyann Plante
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Wonderful composition and effects, Jeff! Love the title also.

Judyann ><>

2/20/2007 4:25:26 AM

 
Sherri Gorman
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Beautiful!!! Love the effects and composition!!!

2/20/2007 4:43:59 AM

 
Stacy Lankford
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Great image, Jeff!!

2/20/2007 4:49:36 AM

 
Sharon K. King
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Awesome BW Jeff, terrific composition and effects, I love the title too!

2/20/2007 4:50:16 AM

 
Lynne Morris
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What a fantastic b&w image Jeff, and a great title too!

2/20/2007 5:11:59 AM

 
Nadine A. Lewis
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Excellent image, Jeff!!! LOVE the effects, POV, & wonderful title! <><

2/20/2007 5:13:39 AM

 
Cyn D Valentine
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Love the b/w..great comp and effects Jeff!!Beautifully done!!

2/20/2007 5:56:40 AM

 
Girish Vaghela
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Greatly presented, Jeff!

2/20/2007 6:20:01 AM

 
Candice C. Calhoun
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Very striking photo with wonderful comp and excellent presentation!

ccc

2/20/2007 6:53:51 AM

 
Rakesh Syal
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Awesome detail, pov and great use of effect, Jeff!

2/20/2007 6:57:33 AM

 
Autum Rhoades
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Dramatic, inspirational, and true - great image Jeff! Love the effects you've applied and your take on this. Great work!!!

2/20/2007 7:43:06 AM

 
Nancy L. Green
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I love this image and title Jeff, it says so much!! The tones, clarity and lighting are wonderful with beautiful PS effects!! Great job!! <><

2/20/2007 8:04:50 AM

 
Audrea Telkamp
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What a beautiful and striking image Jeff! Very cool PS work!

2/20/2007 8:28:50 AM

 
Anita N. Hogue
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Solarizing really makes for a cool image, Jeff!

2/20/2007 9:18:00 AM

 
Stan Kwasniowski
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Jeff. beautiful

2/20/2007 10:07:11 AM

 
Karen Slagle
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I love this b/w image, Jeff. The pov is super and the title is excellent.

2/20/2007 10:38:19 AM

 
Jim Huffield
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Wonderful piece of art, Jeff. Jim

2/20/2007 11:37:24 AM

 
Jeff W. Robinson
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Thank You All Very Much!! Jeff

2/20/2007 2:15:31 PM

 
Kathleen K. Parker
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Very beautiful and meaningful, Jeff!!!
kk

2/20/2007 4:24:53 PM

 
David Phalen
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An outstanding image that shows the essence of faith.

2/20/2007 5:44:15 PM

 
Melissa Gurdus
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Very striking image well presented in black and white really showing the power of faith with that shining pinnacle, Jeff!!!

2/20/2007 8:06:09 PM

 
Nadya Johnson
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Outstanding photo with a beautiful message, Jeff! Well done!

2/20/2007 8:58:39 PM

 
Pat Gamwell
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STUNNING creation, Jeff! Impressive creativity....love the simple lines and dramatic presentation.

2/20/2007 11:09:36 PM

 
Paul E. Earl
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Wonderful image and effects, Jeff!!

2/21/2007 1:31:34 AM

 
Carol Sawyer
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Beautiful image and great title, Jeff!!

2/21/2007 2:38:13 AM

 
Kenneth Mucke
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Excellent capture and Love it in BW...

2/21/2007 4:38:56 AM

 
Paula Dwyer
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Excellent B&W image with stunning effects and lighting!!!

2/21/2007 7:55:36 AM

 
Shelly A. Van Camp
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Beautiful image and love the effects...the B&W really makes it stand out!

2/21/2007 8:44:26 AM

 
Ken Smith
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Great digital work, Jeff. But you had a great start too with the composition!

2/21/2007 9:01:16 AM

 
Jeff W. Robinson
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Thanks Everyone!! I really appreciate all of your wonderful comments! Jeff

2/21/2007 4:24:02 PM

 
Arnold Horwitz
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Great capture and effects, Jeff!

2/21/2007 8:37:38 PM

 
Mary L. Graham
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Excellent Capture & composition. And love the effects and title as well. =)

2/22/2007 5:58:15 AM

 
Evy Johansen
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Wonderful image, Jeff!! Beautiful composition!

2/22/2007 7:26:30 AM

 
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Thank You very much! Jeff

2/22/2007 2:12:07 PM

 
Raymond Pauly
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Great simple composition, Jeff! Lovely contrast!

2/22/2007 5:47:02 PM

 
Jeff W. Robinson
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Thank You Raymond! Jeff

2/24/2007 5:28:42 PM

 
Graeme Chow
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Great shot ! congrats on this wonderful work, Jeff.

3/22/2007 6:45:38 PM

 
Sherri Gorman
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Congratulations!!!

3/22/2007 6:50:49 PM

 
Karacan Salkuci (Kalacay)
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Congradulations on this great image.

3/22/2007 6:51:29 PM

 
Gail Vitikacs
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Way to go AGAIN Jeff!!!!!!

3/22/2007 7:17:27 PM

 
Terry L. Ellis
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Jeff, congratulations again! A fantastic finalist!

3/22/2007 7:54:59 PM

 
Su Sana E. P
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Congratulations on this wonderful Finalist, Jeff!!

3/22/2007 11:28:17 PM

 
Bridgette B
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Outstanding image...congratulations!!!

3/23/2007 2:45:23 AM

 
Paula Dwyer
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Congratulations!!!! :)

3/23/2007 4:12:24 AM

 
Mary Timman
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Congrats again Jeff!

3/23/2007 4:47:48 AM

 
Rakesh Syal
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Congratulations on your beautiful finalist!!

3/23/2007 4:51:21 AM

 
Kaye Burazin
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Stunning Jeff! Congrats!

3/23/2007 5:09:14 AM

 
Glenn E. Urquhart
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A BIG Congratulations, on your award, Jeff!!! Well Deserved! Cheers, Glenn.

3/23/2007 5:43:34 AM

 
Nadine A. Lewis
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AWESOME, Jeff...CONGRATULATIONS!!! <><

3/23/2007 6:14:58 AM

 
Cheryl E. Molennor
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Congratulations Jeff

3/23/2007 8:14:16 AM

 
David Phalen
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Congratulations!!!

3/23/2007 9:05:49 AM

 
Tarun Bose
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Big congrats Jeff on your excellent finalist.

3/23/2007 11:25:04 AM

 
Sylvia Rossler
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Big Big congrats Jeff :O)

3/23/2007 2:24:31 PM

 
Emile Abbott
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Nice work and congrats yet again on another awesome finalist, Jeff.

3/23/2007 2:53:53 PM

 
Stan J. Contrades
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CONGRATULATIONS once again, Jeff!!
Aloha,
Stan

3/23/2007 3:22:25 PM

 
Sam Britt
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Congratulations again, Jeff!

3/23/2007 4:19:22 PM

 
Kristi A. Howson
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Congratulations on this awesome winner & Best of Luck in the next round Jeff!

3/23/2007 4:32:13 PM

 
Ken Jarvis
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Congratulations Jeff!

3/23/2007 4:40:21 PM

 
Tamera Phillips
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Awesome effects Jeff. Congratulations.

3/23/2007 6:02:21 PM

 
eileen bedford
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Congratulations on your finalist...

3/23/2007 8:18:26 PM

 
Laurie Daily
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Another great image, Jeff! Congratulations!

3/24/2007 4:21:41 AM

 
Linda M. Walker
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Excellent,Jeff...congratulations

3/24/2007 6:53:08 AM

 
Ken Smith
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Congrats again, Jeff!

3/24/2007 1:53:18 PM

 
Jeff W. Robinson
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Thank You All very much!! Jeff

3/25/2007 5:08:15 AM

 
Renee Doyle
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Awesome! Congratulations Jeff!

3/26/2007 9:30:50 PM

 
Jeff W. Robinson
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Thanks Renee! Jeff

3/27/2007 2:21:33 PM

 
Katarina Mansson
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Lovely symbolism and great presentation!

3/2/2009 8:25:54 AM

 
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Thank You Katarina! Jeff

3/2/2009 1:49:59 PM

 
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