The Showdown

© Mary Beth Aiello

The Showdown

R. J. Laudenbacher Student 7/9/2010 4:46:49 AM

I am loving this series Mary Beth and your finish work and light on this is outstanding. #1286388

Nancyj Hovey 7/9/2010 4:54:35 AM

Outstanding series, and this image adds to the collection.... Love your work... 8o) #8744106

Gina Cormier 7/9/2010 5:01:22 AM

Another fabulous addition to this wonderful series #8744119

Nikki McDonald 7/9/2010 5:20:53 AM

What can I say -- this is terrific, Mary Beth. I do not know how you were able to position yourself for so many perfect shots. Even if you have done a lot of post-processing, the raw material is so obviously there. This is a superb series. #8744167

Bonnie C. Lackey 7/9/2010 5:39:25 AM

You can imagine that this is for real...beautifully presented, Mary Beth. #8744198

Mary Beth Aiello 7/9/2010 5:41:21 AM

Thank you all so very much for your kind comments throughout this series. The re-enactment lasted 45 minutes, so you can imagine the staging and action at Old Bedford Village. #8744201

Doug Pignet 7/9/2010 5:55:00 AM

Anopther beautiful capture of this saeries...Love the tones #8744230

Linda D. Lester 7/9/2010 6:07:00 AM

This is so much fun to see what shot you are going to put in it! #8744253

Vickie J. Jenkins 7/9/2010 6:10:23 AM

You have done a simply wonderful job on this series. I, too, cannot imagine how you were able to get all of these great shots. #8744258

Jeff W. Robinson 7/9/2010 6:23:54 AM

Another work of art - Great job Mary Beth! Jeff #8744301

Monnie Ryan 7/9/2010 6:45:56 AM

I absolutely love this series too, Mary Beth -- they all deserve to be hanging somewhere for other folks to see! #8744356

Danny B. Head 7/9/2010 7:06:47 AM

Love the blurred vignette. #8744399

David M. Montero 7/9/2010 7:08:29 AM

Great series, great image. You have a knack for capturing the moment and enhancing the mood. Each shot tells a story. Well done Mary Beth!!! #8744404

Kara Hendricks 7/9/2010 7:27:58 AM

You have GOT to have some winners among these wonderful shots Mary Beth... FANTASTIC series indeed!! #8744434

Jack Ryan 7/9/2010 10:40:11 AM

WOW! Such a wonderful and interesting series!!! Absolutely great work...!!! #8744684

Freddy Bland 7/9/2010 12:38:34 PM

O U T S T A N D I N G!! Wonderful, Mary Beth!! #8744905

Jessica Jenney 7/9/2010 4:06:29 PM

Fabulous capture, tones and treatment, Mary Beth! #8745222

Debra R. Harder 7/9/2010 8:37:23 PM

OMG, Mary Beth!! What a FANTASTIC series you have here! Each and every one of them are truly brilliant!! Can't wait to see more! Deb #8745627

Mitch Spence 7/10/2010 10:42:35 AM

Mary Beth, your work on this series is truly breathtaking. I am so impressed, and I enjoy them thoroughly. #8746637

Dianna Murphy 7/11/2010 8:32:56 AM

Mary Beth this series is so outstanding, yor DD work is really super and beautiful. #8748121

Gina Cormier 8/13/2010 1:47:37 PM


Michelle Alton 8/13/2010 2:21:00 PM

Another sparkling gem, Mary Beth. Congratulations! #8826548

Jack Ryan 8/13/2010 2:27:24 PM

Also very deserving...congrats! #8826632

Renee Doyle 8/13/2010 4:13:53 PM

Excellent treatment and wonderful finalist!!! Congratulations again Mary Beth!! #8827516

Danny B. Head 8/13/2010 5:25:56 PM

Love this series! Congrats! #8828082

Sam Britt 8/13/2010 6:31:14 PM

Congratulations, Mary Beth!! #8828632

Jessica Jenney 8/14/2010 3:58:26 AM

Congratulations, Mary Beth on all your fabulous finalists! #8830004

Stephanie Frey 8/14/2010 8:04:08 AM

Congratulations on this outstanding finalist, Mary Beth! #8831277

Debra R. Harder 8/14/2010 12:14:44 PM

I remember this AWESOME image, Mary Beth! Congratulations on another SUPERB finalist! Deb #8832278

Nancyj Hovey 8/14/2010 12:51:19 PM

on your very deserving FINALIST! 8o) #8832457

Lydia Williams 8/14/2010 2:28:27 PM

Another great shot, Mary Beth! I really love this and the effects! Fantastic finalist! Congratulations! #8833097

Judy V. Kennamer 8/14/2010 6:02:10 PM

Congrats on your beautiful Finalist Mary Beth - I love this shot!!! #8834040

Anne M. Young 8/14/2010 11:40:09 PM

Super Finalist - congratulations! This is fantastic and looks a winner to me ... #8834794

Allen O. Howard 8/15/2010 10:58:22 AM

Another outstanding finalist Mary Beth! Congratulations! #8836404

Liz Bullock 8/15/2010 8:30:42 PM

Looks so life like! Congrats on this awesome finalaist! #8837888

Karen Celella 8/16/2010 8:19:57 AM

Congratulations on another of your wonderful finalist, Mary Beth! #8839167

JO ANN CLEVELAND 8/16/2010 8:27:34 AM

These guys surely play the part well Mary Beth! Another wonderful finalist..

jo ann c. #8839191

Renee Doyle 8/16/2010 2:45:24 PM

An extraordinary series and so deserving of another Gold!! Congratulations Mary Beth!! #8839947

Renee Doyle 8/16/2010 3:14:58 PM

Another Very Big Congratulations to you Mary Beth for another outstanding Gold award. A very deserving win for this very well done series you did.

Brian #8840076

Liz Bullock 8/16/2010 3:30:47 PM

Woo-Hoo! Congratulations! #8840179

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna 8/16/2010 3:40:17 PM

Another fantastic July Winner, Mary Beth! :-) k #8840246

Karen E. Baumann 8/16/2010 3:46:27 PM

Love the tones and colors, the crisp detail and the sense of DOF with the selective focus. Awesome! #8840303

Nancyj Hovey 8/16/2010 4:04:26 PM

on your very deserving

Anita N. Hogue 8/16/2010 4:16:59 PM

A fabulous capture, Mary Beth! CONGRATULATIONS! #8840577

Susan Candelario 8/16/2010 4:31:56 PM

Outstanding. Big Congratz and very well deserved! #8840672

Monnie Ryan 8/16/2010 4:44:28 PM

WTG -- how exciting! Congratulations on a very well-deserved win! #8840747

Randy D. Dinkins 8/16/2010 5:03:53 PM

Great shot and treatment. This series was gold for you, congratulations, well done! #8840858

Renata Gusciora 8/16/2010 5:04:21 PM

Congratulations on yet another fabulous winner,Mary Beth!!!:-) #8840862

Debra R. Harder 8/16/2010 5:15:12 PM

Another HUGE CONGRATULATIONS, Mary Beth, on yet another SUPERB GOLD WINNER!! WTG!! Deb #8840915

Sabrina Ryan 8/16/2010 5:23:03 PM

CONGRATULATIONS Mary Beth!! #8840954

David Phalen 8/16/2010 5:37:29 PM

BIG Congrats on a fabulous Winner!! #8841042

Danny B. Head 8/16/2010 6:15:39 PM

Again.. I love the entire series! Congrats! #8841195

Sam Britt 8/16/2010 6:27:07 PM

Big Congrats on this win too, Mary Beth!! #8841272

Patricia A. Coblentz 8/16/2010 6:43:50 PM

Congratulations again on another amazing winner, Mary Beth!! #8841383

Ken Smith 8/16/2010 7:58:20 PM

No one does the nostalgic portraits better than you...congrats again, Mary Beth! #8841651

Usman M. Bajwa 8/16/2010 10:18:25 PM

Huge CONGRATZ on again getting in the Winners' Circle, Mary Beth. WTG!

UB. #8841946

Bojan Bencic 8/16/2010 10:42:14 PM

Congratulations on another fantastic winner, Mary Beth. #8841991

Courtenay Vanderbilt 8/17/2010 2:27:13 AM

Big Congrats, Mary Beth! #8842206

Stefania Barbier 8/17/2010 4:45:57 AM

congratulations on your gorgeous winner! #8842387

JO ANN CLEVELAND 8/17/2010 5:20:29 AM

Congratulations on this Gold winner Mary Beth! Every one in this series was a winner to me!!1

jo ann c. #8842538

Murry Grigsby 8/17/2010 5:29:40 AM

Congrats on another terrific image and win Mary Beth! #8842564

frank w. degenhardt 8/17/2010 5:42:26 AM

Love these cowboys scenes. Gorgeous textures and love the tone. Congratulations on the Second Place Win my friend. Way to go. #8842626

Karen Celella 8/17/2010 5:46:36 AM

Congratulations on another of your fabulous winners, Mary Beth. #8842643

Virginia Leone 8/17/2010 6:01:10 AM

Big congrats on this awesome winner Mary Beth!

Virginia :) #8842712

Gina Cormier 8/17/2010 6:11:15 AM


:-) WTG!!! #8842757

Datha Y. Thompson 8/17/2010 6:25:37 AM

C O N G R A T U L A T I O N S ! ! ! #8842804

Kathy Cline 8/17/2010 6:57:58 AM

Its your month Mary Beth
Congratulations #8842953

Val Feldman 8/17/2010 7:16:09 AM

It certainly is your month and so very well deserved! Congratulations, Mary Beth, for this superb gold winner! #8843013

Katarina Mansson 8/17/2010 8:45:01 AM

And again: Big congrats! #8843221

Lydia Williams 8/17/2010 12:54:28 PM

Wow, Good for you Mary Beth! Happy to see these awesome winners! #8843748

Denny E. Barnes 8/17/2010 4:05:25 PM

Outstanding, Mary Beth! Congratulations again on you excellent and well deserved wins!!! #8844196

Shawn Jennings 8/18/2010 6:11:33 AM

Another fantastic image, Mary Beth! Congratulations on your win! #8845462

Irene Colling 8/18/2010 10:36:05 AM

Congratulations on your win Mary Beth for this outstanding image. #8845989

Linda Blair 8/18/2010 3:03:47 PM

Congrats on another great winner!!! #8846540

Donna LaMattino Pagakis 8/18/2010 11:44:35 PM

Congratulations on your win Mary Beth!!! I'm always impressed by your unique style of art. Just AWESOME!!! #8847383

Tarun Bose 8/19/2010 11:12:15 AM

Big congrats for your another winner, Mary Beth. #8848625

Phyllis Burchett 8/19/2010 5:07:54 PM

Congrats Mary Beth! #8849285

Mike Clime 8/20/2010 4:41:15 PM

Congratulations on your winner! #8851456

Michael M. Petrizzo 9/16/2010 4:56:23 PM

Another fantastic image and treatment Mary Beth. #8910420

Mary K. Robison 10/31/2012 11:46:56 PM

This outstanding image came up on the homepage just now...
Belated Congratulations! on this exceptional Second Place Gold Winner, Mary Beth. #10398476

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Old Wild West -- A Series.

Remmy Crawdad and his gang are surrounded by the Sheriff and his posse at this re-enactment at Old Bedford Village. This stagecoaoch bandit is in a showdown with the sheriff.

Category -- Digital Darkroom.

Exif: F Number: 6.7, ExposureTime: 552/100000 seconds, ISO: 200, FocalLength: 200.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 5D Mark II

Uploaded on 7/9/2010 4:43:42 AM Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner

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