Magical Dancers

© Julie Abston

Magical Dancers

Tammy Scott 7/25/2005 7:19:38 AM

Great image, Julie! Very elegant! Great effects, too! #283556

Tony Gough 7/25/2005 7:22:55 AM

great photoshop technique Julie. #1635468

Paul Michko 7/25/2005 7:49:15 AM

Very creative image, Julie. #1635614

Kimberly J. Whipps 7/25/2005 8:04:43 AM

Beautiful image Julie. I really like this. #1635686

Kerby Pfrangle 7/25/2005 8:58:20 AM


Magical and extremely beautiful.

Kerby #1636087

Sandy Landon 7/25/2005 8:59:41 AM

Beautiful!! Love the effects!!!

Margot Petrowski 7/25/2005 9:04:36 AM

Congrats on your winner...I see another winner here!!!! #1636137

Brinn MacDougall 7/25/2005 10:16:26 AM

So well done, Julie! #1636490

Bonnie C. Lackey 7/25/2005 12:02:32 PM

I second Margot - this is truly masterful... #1636957

Marsha S. Smith 7/25/2005 3:34:05 PM

This is magical, Julie. I love their soft 'doubles'. #1637745

Goshka G. 7/25/2005 3:35:43 PM

This is so beautiful, Julie!! I agree it's a winner too!! #1637752

Heather L. Jacks 7/25/2005 6:47:47 PM

Beautiful image and effects! #1638424

Julie Abston 7/25/2005 7:01:24 PM

Wow...Thank you ALL so very much! I truly appreciate each and every one of your kind and encouraging comments!!! #1638450

Bobbie Davis 7/25/2005 7:58:11 PM

This is a WINNER for sure!!!! #1638551

Roxanne M. Bubar 7/28/2005 6:39:19 AM

What a magnificent image and effects. #1648481

Julie Abston 7/28/2005 6:45:44 AM

Thank you so much Bobbie and Roxanne! What very nice comments...I appreciate them so much!!!! #1648504

Kara L. Hendricks 7/29/2005 4:59:45 PM

This is outstanding Julie... Your effect work always yields a masterpiece... WOW!!! #1654471

Julie Abston 7/29/2005 6:47:13 PM

Thank you Kara!! I'm glad you like this. I truly appreciate you taking the time to comment!!! #1654716

Laura E. OConnor 7/31/2005 7:57:57 AM


Julie Abston 7/31/2005 6:28:05 PM

Thank you so much Laura! I truly appreciate your very kind comment!! #1660635

Stephen Zacker 8/3/2005 3:26:37 PM

Wow.. wonderful! #1673381

Julie Abston 8/3/2005 9:29:40 PM

Thank you so much Stephen! I appreciate you taking the time to comment!! #1674270

Mary-Ella Bowles 8/20/2005 12:55:24 PM

Creative and truly lovely. Congratulations on this well deserved finalist, Julie. #1739536

Laura E. OConnor 8/20/2005 1:01:38 PM


Tammy Scott 8/20/2005 1:38:47 PM

Congratulations on your finalist! #1739777

Linda D. Lester 8/20/2005 2:51:19 PM

Congratulations!!! #1740530

Laura Clay-Ballard 8/20/2005 6:25:13 PM

a masterpiece! congrats #1742773

Kara L. Hendricks 8/21/2005 7:42:06 AM

Gorgeous Julie!!! Congrats on this wonderful finalist!! #1745567

Bobbie Davis 8/21/2005 6:49:38 PM

Congrats Julie!!! #1748222

Julie Abston 8/22/2005 6:19:28 AM

Thank you so much Marry-Ella, Laura, Tammy, Linda, Laura, Kara and Bobbie!!!! #1750240

Mata Patan 8/22/2005 8:59:11 AM

Surely a winner!!!!!
Congrats!!! #1750909

Jonna Bergström 8/22/2005 10:46:40 PM

Congratulations on this beautiful finalist, Julie!! #1753983

S J 8/22/2005 10:55:25 PM

Big Congratulations on this OUTSTANDING Grand Prize Winner, Julie!! Wow!! #1754003

Evy Johansen 8/22/2005 10:57:56 PM

Many congratulations on your wonderful Grand Prize, Julie!! #1754008

Denelli Ellison 8/22/2005 11:09:01 PM

Congratulations on your Beautiful Grand Prize Winner!! #1754054

Alisha L. Ekstrom 8/22/2005 11:15:30 PM


Cora Miller 8/22/2005 11:21:12 PM

Congratulations on winning the Grand Prize with this exceptional image! #1754079

Jordi Delgado 8/23/2005 12:03:01 AM

A truly magical image, Julie!! Congratulations!!

:-) #1754146

Dan Holm 8/23/2005 12:22:25 AM

WOW!! CONGRATULATIONS on your GRAND PRIZE WIN, Julie!!!!!!!!!!! #1754196

Susie Peek-Swint 8/23/2005 12:26:33 AM

Many congrats Julie ~ lovely image! #1754212

Lani T. Broadbent 8/23/2005 12:58:02 AM

Congratulations on the Grand Prize award, Julie! #1754292

Ronald Balthazor 8/23/2005 1:38:04 AM

Congratulations, Julie. Well deserved Grand Prize winner. It is truly fine art. #1754331

Mary Clarke 8/23/2005 1:55:14 AM

Julie, very many congratulations on being the Grand Prize Winner. Wonderful image. #1754364

ADILSON F. FERREIRA 8/23/2005 2:02:01 AM

Congratulations to you Julie with this fantastic Grand Prize Winner!!! #1754381

Jenny Bosmans 8/23/2005 2:03:00 AM

Congratulations on your gorgeous Grand Prize Winner, Julie!!! #1754383

Luhut Napitupulu 8/23/2005 2:20:06 AM

Gorgeous image, Julie! Congratulations on your Grand Prize Winner!!


Rinaldo Romani 8/23/2005 2:36:26 AM

Congrats Julie, this is a wonderful work!!! #1754447

Wally Orlowsky 8/23/2005 2:36:44 AM

Congratulations on this amazing and beautiful Grand Prize winner, Julie! #1754448

Kerby Pfrangle 8/23/2005 3:00:27 AM

Julie congraulations on your grand prize winner.

Job well done. Kerby #1754492

Kathleen Clemons 8/23/2005 3:10:49 AM

Congratulations to you, Julie! #1754523

cj patterson 8/23/2005 3:10:53 AM

CONGRATULATIONS JULIE!!! WOW!!! I'm so proud for you!!!! Awesome image!!!! YEA!!!!!!!! #1754524

Diane Dupuis 8/23/2005 3:20:28 AM

YAY Julie ! Way 2 go! #1754567

Tom Andersen 8/23/2005 3:22:45 AM

Congratulations on this fabulous Grand Prize winner, Julie! #1754582

Tammy Scott 8/23/2005 3:29:07 AM

Congratulations!!! #1754619

Katie Kunzelman 8/23/2005 3:35:24 AM

This comes as no surprise. I knew this was the winner the first time I saw it. You ROCK! #1754670

Gail Vitikacs 8/23/2005 3:40:24 AM

Congratulations on this beauty! #1754714

Donna W. Neal 8/23/2005 3:49:33 AM

Way To Go Julie!!!

A Big Congratulations on this excellent winner. #1754785

Kathleen K. Parker 8/23/2005 3:52:17 AM

Congratulaions, Julie!! What an excellent image!!
KK #1754795

Janet L. Skinner 8/23/2005 3:56:34 AM

Excellent work, Julie!! Congratulations!! #1754830

Judith G. Secco 8/23/2005 4:15:12 AM

Fantastic!! Big congratulations to you, Julie!! #1754945

Ken Grooms 8/23/2005 5:10:37 AM

Gorgeous! Congrats on this GRAND PRIZE WINNER! #1755301

Kathleen R. Struckle 8/23/2005 5:12:01 AM

Stunning image!! CONGRATS ON THIS GRAND PRIZE WIN!! #1755309

Swapnali Mathkar 8/23/2005 5:17:57 AM

Congratulations Julie . Lovely image #1755339

Wendy Stevenson 8/23/2005 5:27:29 AM

Congratulations Julie, on your GRAND PRIZE WINNER of an image!!! #1755376

Cindy K. Bracken 8/23/2005 5:50:23 AM

Congrats on winning the grand prize!! Love it!
Shuttermom Profitable Photography
20 FREE prints from Photomax! #1755492

Charlene Bayerle 8/23/2005 5:52:49 AM

CONGRATULATIONS Julie!!!!!!! Well deserved!!!!!!!! #1755505

Sharon Day 8/23/2005 5:54:48 AM

Magnificant image, Julie!!! Big congratulations on GP!!! WTG!!! #1755515

Piotr M. Organa 8/23/2005 6:02:29 AM

Beautiful photo!
Congratulations, Julie, on your Grand Prize!!!

Marie Fields 8/23/2005 6:05:32 AM


Murry Grigsby 8/23/2005 6:24:02 AM

Congratulations on your imaginative image and grand prize winner Julie!! #1755738

Laura E. OConnor 8/23/2005 6:33:16 AM


Julie Abston 8/23/2005 7:20:12 AM

Wow...I am in COMPLETE shock right now!!! What a huge honor. Thank you all SO MUCH for your kind words and support. I appreciate it more than you know!!!!! #1756052

Jennifer Rennison 8/23/2005 7:21:37 AM

Congratulations on your Grand Prize win, Julie!! #1756059

Kara L. Hendricks 8/23/2005 7:29:08 AM

Well look at you with a GRAND PRIZE!!!! This is fantastic Julie!!! Way to go!!! #1756097

Kathy Shogren 8/23/2005 7:34:53 AM

Congrats Julie on such a wonderfully beautiful grand prize winner! #1756133

Donna La Mattino Pagakis 8/23/2005 8:02:47 AM

I am so very proud of you Julie, this is a magical image. Your work has always been an inspiration!! Congratulations on a job well done!! #1756241

Pamela K 8/23/2005 8:17:07 AM

Wow! Great PS work!! Congratulations on a well-deserved GP!!! Way to go!

pam #1756273

Nicole Kessel 8/23/2005 8:23:27 AM

Stunning image! Fantastic work! #1756294

Serena Pierce 8/23/2005 9:08:46 AM

Congratulations Julie!! #1756429

June Marie Sobrito 8/23/2005 9:40:44 AM

Congratulations...this is exquisite! #1756545

Jill Flynn 8/23/2005 10:16:10 AM


Lisa Deaton 8/23/2005 10:37:40 AM

FANTASTIC JULIE!!!! You must be exstatic!!!! CONGRATS!!! This is beautiful!! #1756722

Deb Holmes-Hatfield 8/23/2005 11:02:51 AM

Congratulations, Julie, way to go! #1756846

Pu Chen 8/23/2005 11:18:22 AM

Wonderful effects, Julie! Big congratulations on your grand prize! #1756907

Cathy Barrows 8/23/2005 11:32:48 AM

Congrats on your grand prize...gorgeous work #1756953

Janet Detota 8/23/2005 11:46:48 AM

Has a very nostalgic and classic feel to it. Brava, Julie! :-) #1757014

Marsha S. Smith 8/23/2005 1:43:20 PM

A very well earned congratulations, Julie, on this wonderful piece of art! #1757332

Kay Beausoleil 8/23/2005 2:20:31 PM

Congratulations on your Grand Prize, Julie -- magnificent image and well-executed effect! #1757538

Linda D. Lester 8/23/2005 3:11:57 PM

I am so excited for you...this is one beutiful piece of work! Congratulations! Looking for to seeing your new site! #1757795

Laura Clay-Ballard 8/23/2005 5:35:05 PM

such a fabulous image. you should be very very very proud! awesome work! are you going to enlarge it? you really should! and make it BIG! #1758237

Debra Booth 8/23/2005 6:17:56 PM

Oh, this really is wonderful, Julie! Congratulations to you! #1758374

Shelly A. Van Camp 8/23/2005 6:40:59 PM

This is very pretty, Julie...Congrats! :) #1758455

Julie Abston 8/23/2005 6:48:08 PM

Thank you all so much!!! I have enjoyed reading each and every one of your kind and encouraging comments!!! Thank you for making this day even more special!!!!! #1758484

Diane Addonizio 8/23/2005 6:57:18 PM

Outstanding, Julie! Congratulations! #1758520

Colette M. Metcalf 8/24/2005 2:17:24 AM

Congratulations, Julie! #1759101

Abdusalam A. Al-Tuwijri 8/24/2005 3:15:28 AM

Congratulations,Fantastic image
AAT #1759211

Susan T. Evans 8/24/2005 10:01:29 AM


Mary N C. Taitt 8/24/2005 12:01:18 PM


Susana Ms Heide 8/24/2005 12:59:07 PM

What an enchanting image you have created!!! You can be very proud of this



William C. Raco 8/24/2005 5:57:41 PM

Wonderful work, Julie

bill #1763049

Deborah C. Lewinson 8/24/2005 6:07:52 PM

Congratulations, Julie, on your well-deserved and awesome Grand Prize Winner!
-Debby #1763077

Julie Abston 8/24/2005 6:47:04 PM

Thank you all very much! I appreciate everyone taking the time to comment!!!! #1763161

Pamela Shane 8/25/2005 9:49:40 AM

Congratulations on your Grand Prize Winner! Great work! #1765730

Goshka G. 8/25/2005 4:56:55 PM

Congrats, Julie, on this beautiful win!! It looked like a winner from the start!!;-) #1767275

Lewis P. Church 8/25/2005 6:47:25 PM

Simply beautiful, sensual, classic and well done ... nice work! #1767484

KHAWLA Haddad 8/25/2005 7:34:25 PM

Congratulations Julie on your Grand Prize Winner! what awesome work! #1767544

Julie Abston 8/25/2005 8:29:43 PM

Thank you so much! I am amazed by all of the wonderful people at this site. Your comments are so encouraging and I appreciate them greatly!! #1767655

Kristi A. Howson 8/25/2005 9:57:30 PM

Congratulations Julie on this awesome Grand Prize Winner...I love it!!! #1767766

bob cornelison 8/26/2005 9:27:20 AM

Well I'm fashionably late as always but Congratulations on this awesome piece of art! Well done!
~:O) #1770266

Julie Abston 8/27/2005 2:11:31 PM

Thank you both very much! I truly appreciate your kind comments!! #1774255

Terry L. Ellis 8/29/2005 6:23:20 AM

Gorgeous artwork, Julie! Congratulations! #1779684

Julie Abston 8/29/2005 7:04:13 PM

Thank you so much Terry!! #1782622

Donna J. Eaton 8/30/2005 5:48:52 AM

Julie, congratulations on this wonderful Grand Prize winner! It is a masterpiece! #1783933

Janet E. Backhaus 8/30/2005 9:03:46 AM

Magical truely magical. Congrats on your Grand Prize photo.
You and your talents have really inspired me. #1785148

Rakesh Syal 9/1/2005 9:14:41 AM

Congratulations, on this grand work and grand award, Julie!!! #1793061

Sherrye Nozaki 9/1/2005 1:21:12 PM

Superb! Congratulations.

Sherrye #1793902

Vicki L. Byerley 9/1/2005 7:35:29 PM

BEAUTIFUL!!!! Congrats Julie! #1794889

Julie Abston 9/1/2005 7:57:55 PM

Thank you all so much! I truly appreciate each of your kind comments!! #1794929

Anugraha sankaranarayanan 9/2/2005 8:29:16 PM

Another of your magical works!So nice.
Congrats,Julie. #1798102

Joy Rector 9/3/2005 10:50:43 AM

congrats on this gorgeous win #1799138

Julie Abston 9/3/2005 7:56:44 PM

Thank you both very much!! I appreciate you taking the time to comment!!! #1800048

Kaye Burazin 9/7/2005 3:26:47 PM

WOW< breathtaking, I'm in awe of your stunning composition, the Best.. #1811466

Julie Abston 9/7/2005 8:31:03 PM

Thank you so much Kaye! What a very nice compliment. I appreciate it greatly!! #1812197

Silvia Ganora 9/9/2005 4:56:47 PM

Outstanding work! #1819464

Stan J. Bendkowski 9/9/2005 10:41:07 PM

Congratulations Juile beautiful photo. I like your gallery. #1820116

Joy Rector 9/19/2005 3:49:47 AM

congrats on your win #1853923

Lori Carlson 9/19/2005 12:37:29 PM

This is a beautiful piece of work Julie! Congratulations to your on this big, or should I say grand, winner! :0) #1856021

Julie Abston 9/19/2005 7:50:54 PM

Thank you all so very much. I'm truly glad you all like this. It means a lot!! #1857590

Dale Ann Cubbage 9/20/2005 8:15:57 PM

Julie, I'm a LOT slow about getting around to this . . .but congratulations on this incredibly beautiful and artistic image!! Your effects and use of the imagery itself is outstanding! Many congrats!

da #1861490

Julie Abston 9/21/2005 7:07:27 PM

Thank you Dale Ann! I really appreciate your kind words. Your opinion means a lot to me! #1865016

Melissa Heinemann 12/31/2006 3:37:50 PM

Julie - this is truly an inspirational photo...I just saw it for the first time on BP home page. Have you sold any prints of it? You need is awesome....I hope to capture an image and beautiful as this someday! #3764281

Julie Abston 1/7/2007 7:04:46 AM

Hi Melissa! Thank you so much for your great comments on this! Yes, I have sold a couple prints of this. Very exciting!! Thanks again. It means a lot to get such positive feedback! #3791209

Rene M. Hales 7/30/2007 12:32:09 PM 1

I really like what you have done with this image. Creative and magical.--Rene #4579097

Dawn M. Schneider 2/24/2008 6:58:54 AM 3

Julie, im a recent addition to bp and was looking through the winners. this is so beautiful, I hope this is displayed somewhere so everyone can enjoy it!! congrats on the win!! #5543493

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Uploaded on 7/25/2005 7:13:06 AM All Time Best Photo Contest Finalist Photo Contest GRAND PRIZE Winner

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