Old Florence

© Debra R. Harder

Old Florence

Renee Doyle level-addict 12/5/2010 4:48:37 PM

What an awesome pov and brilliant treatment JSB!!!!!!! Love this! #1333090

Kathy Salerni level-addict 12/5/2010 7:46:44 PM

Looks just like a vintage painting of Old Florence! Great job, Deb! #9082394

Shelly A. Van Camp level-addict 12/5/2010 8:36:23 PM

Beautiful! #9082452

Rona L. Schwarz 12/5/2010 10:17:46 PM

Stunningly beautiful, Deb! Marvelous composition and fantastic effects - love the vintage textures - perfect to give an old world feel that is so appropriate for this capture. Wonderful work! #9082503

Michelle Alton 12/6/2010 4:13:51 AM

Came out GREAT! #9082888

Ken Smith level-addict 12/6/2010 5:04:57 AM

Perfect DD effects, Deb. This came out really well!! #9083043

Kathleen Rinker 12/6/2010 6:29:54 AM

Fabulous scene and effects Deb, excellent work my friend!! #9083198

Carol L. Fowler 12/6/2010 4:32:23 PM

Beautiful vintage feel to this wonderful European scene #9084164

Ellen Hodges level-addict 12/7/2010 4:05:31 AM

Gorgeous detail and awesome pov, Deb! Very distinctive and beautiful!! #9084837

Randy A. Myers level-addict 12/7/2010 12:55:24 PM

Another classic. Looks like an old original. Good job as always. #9085837

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-addict 12/7/2010 7:20:24 PM

Artistic with a great mood, lovely textures and beautiful scenery. Wow! #9086444

Patti Coblentz level-addict 12/7/2010 8:42:46 PM

Gorgeous perspective and detail, Deb...love the dd work giving it this amazing old feel!! #9086548

Ujjwal Mukherjee level-addict 12/8/2010 8:36:55 PM

Wonderful 'feel' about this image,Deb, outstanding presentation!! #9088399

Agnes Fegan level-addict 1/18/2011 8:14:55 PM

Congratulations Deb on this beautiful finalist! #9171390

Patti Coblentz level-addict 1/18/2011 8:24:40 PM

Congratulations on your gorgeous finalist, Deb!! #9171462

Kathy Salerni level-addict 1/18/2011 9:57:41 PM

A big congrats on your beautiful finalist and best of luck in the next round, Deb! #9172195

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-addict 1/19/2011 2:23:11 AM

Simply incredible Deb!! Congratulations on your beautiful finalist!!!! #9172948

Karen Celella level-addict 1/19/2011 6:12:18 AM

Congratulations on your wonderful finalist, Deb. #9174142

Stefania Barbier level-addict 1/19/2011 6:27:55 AM

a post card... congratulations! #9174284

Shawn Jennings level-addict 1/19/2011 6:52:54 AM

Great work on this, Deb! Definitely looks vintage. Congratulations on your finalist! #9174558

Carol Eade level-addict 1/19/2011 8:11:12 AM

Beautiful work and another congrats, Debra! #9175089

Linda D. Lester level-addict 1/19/2011 8:50:56 AM

Beautiful....Congratulations!!!!!! #9175335

Anita Hogue 1/19/2011 9:28:05 AM

Gorgeous work, Debra! Congratulations! #9175503

JO ANN CLEVELAND 1/19/2011 12:32:27 PM

Congratulations on this fantastic finalist Deb, you are having an outstanding month friend! Hope we see them all in GOLD!

jo ann c. #9176279

Rona L. Schwarz 1/19/2011 1:14:00 PM

I'm with Jo Ann on this, Deb - Want to see them all go GOLD. HUGE CONGRATULATIONS and good luck in the next round! #9176429

Merna L. Nobile 1/19/2011 4:49:54 PM

I can only imagine how proud you must be feeling right now. What wonderful news! CONGRATULATIONS, Merna #9177329

Phyllis H. Burchett 1/19/2011 6:41:19 PM

Congrats on this wonderful finalist Debra! #9178015

Ken Smith level-addict 1/19/2011 6:54:03 PM

Way to go, Deb...all in all, not a bad month for you. Congrats!! #9178061

Renee Doyle level-addict 1/19/2011 7:24:44 PM

Still LOVE this JSB!!!! Congrats and hope we see this beauty again! #9178240

Nancyj E. Hovey level-addict 1/20/2011 4:28:39 PM

on your very deserving FINALIST! 8o) #9181581

Mary K. Robison level-addict 1/20/2011 4:46:13 PM

WOW, Deb! What a marvelous group of finalists you've had for December!
All are well earned, and this is my personal favorite. Such a great combination of effects to emphasize the long-lasting beauty of Florence.
CONGRATULATIONS on your finalists, and the best of luck to you next level! #9181644

Thomas E. Hinds level-addict 1/20/2011 4:58:00 PM

A beautiful piece of work! Congratulations, Deb! #9181685

Mary Beth Aiello level-addict 1/20/2011 5:33:27 PM

Outstanding PS work and treatments, Deb. Magnificient work, as always. And huge congrats, again, for another fabulous finalist. #9181829

Lindley Johnson level-addict 1/20/2011 7:35:09 PM

What a terrific vintage look to this wonderful view of Florence. Congratulations on your finalist, Deb! #9182058

John Connolly level-addict 1/21/2011 12:54:46 PM

Congratulations on your finalist award Deb, this is a remarkable image beautifully presented! #9183640

Nancy (Peaches) Harker 1/21/2011 7:30:33 PM


HUGE CONGRATS on your finalist!
Best of luck in the next round!


Melissa G. Meiselman 1/22/2011 9:39:45 AM

Outstanding view with great textural effects!! Congratulations!! #9185088

Sam Britt 1/22/2011 6:41:17 PM

Big Congrats, Deb! #9186117

Erica Murphy level-addict 1/23/2011 2:26:16 PM

Congratulations on your wonderful WINNER Deb!! Beautiful! #9187557

Cindy Bendush level-addict 1/23/2011 2:40:31 PM

Big congrats on your superb winner Deb! #9187596

Leslie McLain level-addict 1/23/2011 2:43:58 PM

Congrats on your beautiful winner, Deb. #9187613

Linda D. Lester level-addict 1/23/2011 2:51:25 PM

I love this....Congratulations girl!!! #9187652

Ellen Hodges level-addict 1/23/2011 3:04:00 PM

Huge congrats on a fabulous win, Deb!!! #9187724

Hendrik Storme level-addict 1/23/2011 3:17:49 PM

Big congrats,Deb!!! #9187793

Amy JACKSON level-addict 1/23/2011 3:21:20 PM

Congratulations, Debra!! #9187817

Phyllis H. Burchett 1/23/2011 3:24:03 PM

BIG congrats to you Debra on this fabulous winner!!! #9187831

Thomas E. Hinds 1/23/2011 3:32:02 PM

Wonderful gold, Deb! Congratulations! #9187883

Anita Hogue 1/23/2011 3:36:57 PM

Absolutely stunning, Deb! Congratulations! #9187914

Patrick Rouzes level-addict 1/23/2011 4:05:34 PM

Heyyyyyy, Debra! Congratulations on this exceptional winner, my friend! WTG! #9188022

Lindley Johnson level-addict 1/23/2011 4:43:31 PM

Huge congratulations on your terrific win, Deb! #9188150

Nancyj E. Hovey level-addict 1/23/2011 4:45:35 PM

on your very deserving
Second Place Winner! 8o) #9188159

JO ANN CLEVELAND level-addict 1/23/2011 6:20:55 PM

Big congratulations on this awesome 2nd Place Win Deb!

jo ann c. #9188572

Mary K. Robison level-addict 1/23/2011 6:22:43 PM

Congratulations on your well deserved Second Place Winner, Debra! #9188575

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna level-addict 1/23/2011 6:25:02 PM

WTG on this wonderful winner, Deb! :-) k #9188589

Kay E. Mahoney level-addict 1/23/2011 6:42:40 PM

Congratulations on your 2nd place winner, Debra. #9188732

Deborah C. Lewinson level-addict 1/23/2011 6:50:37 PM

Gorgeous winner, Deb!
Congratulations! #9188786

Kathy Cline level-addict 1/23/2011 6:52:15 PM

Super creative and a well deserved award.

Renee Doyle level-addict 1/23/2011 6:58:22 PM

YEAH!!! Still love this!! WTG JSB - Congratulations!! #9188842

Rona L. Schwarz 1/23/2011 8:16:49 PM

WTG DEB! This had my vote for GOLD - marvelous DD work! HUGE CONGRATULATIONS ON YOUR 2ND PLACE WINNER! #9189068

Kathy Salerni level-addict 1/23/2011 10:59:05 PM

Big congrats on your winning image, Deb! WTG! #9189185

Stefania Barbier level-addict 1/24/2011 1:44:32 AM

gorgeous winner, huge congrats Deb!!! #9189340

Patti Coblentz level-addict 1/24/2011 2:16:04 AM

So classically beautiful, Deb...big congratulations on your gold winner, my friend!! #9189371

Kara L. Hendricks level-addict 1/24/2011 3:52:31 AM

Your work NEVER surprises me..:)


Bill Houghton 1/24/2011 4:02:35 AM

Debra, congratulations on your beautiful win. Outstanding job. Bill #9189692

Carol Eade level-addict 1/24/2011 6:14:16 AM

A beautiful winner, Debra, congratulations! #9190014

Val Feldman level-addict 1/24/2011 7:23:56 AM

Brilliant work from an equally brilliant photographer extraordinaire...Congratulations, Deb! #9190190

Bojan Bencic level-addict 1/24/2011 7:40:57 AM

Congratulations on your winner, Debra. Beautiful. #9190248

Agnes Fegan level-addict 1/24/2011 9:40:19 AM

Congratulations Deb; this is beautiful! #9190571

Mitch Spence level-addict 1/24/2011 10:57:06 AM

Great work, Deb. Congratulations to you. #9190764

Shawn Jennings level-addict 1/24/2011 1:10:14 PM

WTG Deb! Congratulations on your win! #9191054

Terry Cervi level-addict 1/24/2011 3:31:54 PM

Congrats on your beautiful win, Deb! #9191280

Nadia Paul 1/24/2011 10:07:22 PM

Congrats on your beautiful winner Debra! #9191909

Ujjwal Mukherjee level-addict 1/24/2011 10:26:04 PM

Congratulations on this Wonderful Winner,Deb!!!! #9191929

Monika Sapek level-addict 1/25/2011 10:59:02 AM

Perfect tonality and use of textures! Beautiful work, Debra! Big congratulations on your Second Place Winner! #9193215

Wanda Judd level-addict 1/25/2011 12:38:35 PM

Congratulations...I love the tone and spirit of this shot.... #9193401

Phil Stith level-addict 1/25/2011 6:36:54 PM

Congratulations, Debra! #9194007

Glenn E. Traver level-addict 1/25/2011 7:30:39 PM

Congratulations Deb, A wonderfully composed Winner ! ~ GT #9194069

Sam Britt level-addict 1/25/2011 8:31:45 PM

Congratulations on your Second Place Winner, Deb!! #9194154

Usman M. Bajwa level-addict 1/26/2011 9:28:18 AM


UB. #9195282

Datha Y. Thompson level-addict 1/27/2011 7:41:48 AM

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

Debra R. Harder 1/27/2011 8:46:25 AM

Thanks everyone for all your wonderful comments and congratulations!! They are so appreciated!! Deb #9197191

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-addict 1/27/2011 5:52:33 PM

Congratulations Deb, I'm thrilled for you!!! #9197890

Maria Coulson 2/4/2011 8:11:01 PM

Congratulations Debora, love the treatment. #9213653

Julianne Bradford 3/30/2011 9:22:42 PM

What a beauty Terry! Belated congrats..sorry this took me so long! #9327297

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Taken in Florence, Italy. Applied "vintage" paper overlays and Color Efex filters.

Exif: F Number: 10, Exposure Bias Value: -2.00, ExposureTime: 1/13 seconds, Flash: did not fire., ISO: 200, White balance: Manual white balance, FocalLength: 110.00 mm, Model: NIKON D300

Uploaded on 12/5/2010 2:28:14 PM

BetterPhoto.com All Time Best Photo Contest Editor's Pick
BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner

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