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Les Réflexions de Femme
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Les Réflexions de Femme
Les Réflexions de Femme
Shot in natural light, In PSCS3 adj. levels, added watercolor filter to give an effect of a painting, added textures and text with brushes. (text brushes by ObsidianDawn) My daughter as model once again
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Jean E. Hildebrant
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    Teresa P.Pelaez
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member since: 8/4/2004 This a great composition, I love the lighting and details, as well the color tones.

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9/2/2008 9:31:53 AM

Susie Peek-Swint
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I love how you've included both reflections Jean ~ lovely comp and treatment!

9/2/2008 9:47:26 AM

John Caruso
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I like the timeless feel you've conveyed here, Jean! And I like the way you've captured you daughter's face...very lovely.

9/2/2008 3:24:03 PM

 
Emily E. Bem
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Fun, creative and the colours are so inviting! A very lovely image! :)

9/2/2008 3:29:55 PM

 
L. Michelle  . Bashore
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I always admire your work! This is well done thank you for sharing your technique! Reminds me of something Norman Rockwell would do.

9/2/2008 4:29:02 PM

 
Usman Bajwa
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Great originality and presentation with the right effects. Love the composition and details too, Jean

9/2/2008 5:17:15 PM

 
Bill Knaps
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Wow Jean this is beautiful. Bill

9/2/2008 5:19:05 PM

 
Bobbie L. Slayton
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Great Work! Love it.

9/2/2008 5:19:16 PM

 
KARU WIJESUNDARA. A.N.P.A.S.
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IT'S A GREAT CREATIVE IMAGE HERE.

KARU.

9/2/2008 5:35:27 PM

 
Jean Campbell Creamer
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Great imagination. Love it!

9/2/2008 6:30:11 PM

 
Jean E. Hildebrant
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Thank you all for taking time to give such nice comments! Your words are very encouraging to me and I appreciate them very much!

9/2/2008 8:27:39 PM

 
Jean E. Hildebrant
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Thank you all for taking time to give such nice comments! Your words are very encouraging to me and I appreciate them very much!

9/2/2008 8:27:57 PM

 
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OMG, Jean! This is gorgeous, creative, beautiful effects, love it!

9/2/2008 9:36:54 PM

 
Tommy E. Burgess
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WOW!! Wonderful forethought and execution Jean!

9/2/2008 10:30:10 PM

 
Jean E. Hildebrant
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Tammy and Tommy, thanks so much! I'm glad you both enjoyed this shot! Thanks again for the kind words!

9/3/2008 7:00:26 AM

 
Donna LaMattino Pagakis
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Captivating, an unusual and beautiful pov. So creative Jean!

9/3/2008 10:11:01 AM

 
Sherry L. Davis
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Awesome creativity! I love the two mirror reflections in it! Excellent work!

9/3/2008 11:57:30 AM

 
Jean E. Hildebrant
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Donna and Sherry, thanks to you both! I think mirrors are fascinating to work with!

9/3/2008 12:45:47 PM

 
Michelle L. Frick
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Great reflection in the mirror of the reflection in the mirror! What a fantastic setup and result Jean!! Well done!

9/3/2008 3:22:02 PM

 
Jean E. Hildebrant
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Thanks, Michelle! Nice to hear!

9/5/2008 11:10:03 AM

 
Dianna Murphy
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Very clever and beautiful! I love the light.

9/6/2008 8:27:12 AM

 

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This is absolutely fablulous!! I think that's the same word in french? Anyway, you really know how to "create" an image!

9/9/2008 8:00:13 PM

 
Aggie Villanueva
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You never cease to amaze me with your stupendous artworks. And this is no exception!

9/9/2008 10:17:50 PM

 
Molly A. O
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My favorite part is the reflection in the small mirror, it really grabs you. LOVELY

9/10/2008 5:59:35 AM

 
Dan McConoughey
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Jean I just love your work. There are so many lovely images in your gallery, thankyou for sharing.
Dan <><

9/10/2008 8:57:47 PM

 
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Imaginative and beautiful work, Jean!

9/13/2008 7:09:21 PM

 
Lisa J. Boulden
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Wonderful light and creativity!
Beautiful!
~Lisa

9/13/2008 10:29:42 PM

 
Allen Hughes
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You really have a classic eye, Jean. I'm so glad I found your gallery.

9/15/2008 10:35:49 PM

 
paola A. Jofre
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Creative shot :) love the glowing light that picks up her hair...I am a fan of detail you did a great job editing ..:)

9/16/2008 5:25:32 AM

 
Jean-Pierre Ducondi
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Tres joli, Jean. Very classy.
JP

9/20/2008 11:02:49 AM

 
Gena L. Talbot
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Jean... I LOVVVVEEEEE this image! What a beautiful daughter you have and second.... Superb Work :)

9/20/2008 10:42:57 PM

 
Vladan D. Djordjevic
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A winner! Terrific image!

9/24/2008 4:34:52 PM

 
Dawn M. Schneider
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wonderful creation and absolutely beautiful, the image and your daughter!

9/29/2008 11:53:26 AM

 
Elida Gutierrez
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Congratulations on your FINALIST!!!

10/22/2008 9:47:41 PM

 
Usman Bajwa
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Congrats.

UB.

10/22/2008 9:50:10 PM

 
Stefania Barbier
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CONGRATS ON YOUR FINALIST!!!!!

10/22/2008 11:34:18 PM

 
Jean E. Hildebrant
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Thank you all so much for your wonderful encouraging words! I've been busy lately and haven't had enough time here at BP to keep up! Thanks you for the congrat's too!

10/23/2008 7:03:15 AM

 
Sherry L. Davis
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Congrats on your finalist, Jean! Great work and creativity!

10/23/2008 8:47:07 AM

 
Gena L. Talbot
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Congratulations Jean!!! Beautiful finalist my friend :)

10/23/2008 8:49:13 AM

 
Stephanie Frey
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Congratulations on your beautiful
Finalist!

10/23/2008 9:04:10 AM

 
Lisa J. Boulden
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A fantastic finalist!!!
Big congratulations!
`Lisa

10/23/2008 9:12:29 AM

 
Kara Hendricks
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I knew I loved this!! So glad the judges did too!!!

Congrats Jean!!

10/23/2008 9:22:09 AM

 
Jean E. Hildebrant
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Sherry, Gena, Stephanie, Lisa and Kara! Thank you all for your kindness and good wishes! You are all so great! I am not receiving emails when someone comments so this was a pleasant surprise! Thanks to each of you :-)

10/23/2008 10:31:48 AM

 
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Congrats on your great finalist Jean!!!

10/23/2008 11:04:24 AM

 
Jean E. Hildebrant
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Thank you, Daniella!!!

10/23/2008 3:26:22 PM

 
Usman Bajwa
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A beautiful Finalist. Congrats.

UB.

10/23/2008 10:36:07 PM

 
Jean E. Hildebrant
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Thank you so much, Usman!

10/24/2008 6:56:10 AM

 
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Congratulations Jean on your finalist. :O)

10/24/2008 10:55:07 AM

 
Jean E. Hildebrant
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Thank you, Doc! :O)

10/24/2008 7:20:18 PM

 
Susana Heide
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BEAUTIFUL!! Such a creative image, Jean! Well deserved finalist!! CONGRATS!

10/24/2008 8:52:06 PM

 
Colleen Farrell
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So beautiful, in so many ways, Jean! Lovely idea, beautiful model (as always!) fantastic presentation. Belated congratulations on an awesome finalist!

10/27/2008 11:19:19 AM

 
paola A. Jofre
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Congratulations Jean!!!! Love this image and am really happy you received finialist :) well deserved :)

10/27/2008 11:45:43 AM

 

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Congratulations, Jean!!! Well, October has passed and I've only gotten busier! We'll have to see about after the first of the new year? Sorry. My business really picks up at this time of year, and then homeschooling 3 kids, and church activities, and weddings, and family. Someday I will be able slow down to enjoy life a little more. :)

11/2/2008 7:40:51 PM

 
Elizabeth A. Marker
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Outstanding image! So very creative!

11/7/2008 3:37:07 PM

 
Dena M. Coe

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Ahhhhh Jeannie! tell me that you have painted this as well. Congrats on finalist!!!!!

11/18/2008 7:55:51 PM

 
Susi Lawson
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This looks a lot like the beautiful card I bought! another classy piece!!

11/24/2008 1:56:44 PM

 
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