~~Simplicity Bride~~

© Alisha L. Ekstrom

~~Simplicity Bride~~

Karen Slagle 8/29/2005 6:03:00 AM

Alisha-Well done. What a gorgeous bride she will be. You did quite well for your first time. Can't wait to see the others. #302203

Connie J. Turner 8/29/2005 6:03:51 AM

Wow, what and awesome shot! Love everything about this shot. #1779579

Laura Clay-Ballard 8/29/2005 6:06:27 AM

splendid!!!!!!!!!!!! really an awesome shot! she's going to love it. #1779599

Kristy E. Lane 8/29/2005 6:06:39 AM

Very unique and well done. Beautiful image! #1779601

Kelly Barclay 8/29/2005 6:24:19 AM

Just gorgeous! Very beautiful! #1779689

Jen 8/29/2005 6:31:41 AM

Great job! She looks very beautiful! #1779724

Susana Ms Heide 8/29/2005 6:33:17 AM

Beautiful high key image!! Great job on your first pre-bridal session!! #1779734

Michelle Lea Guinn 8/29/2005 6:40:24 AM

Gorgeous portrait Alisha!! Well done!! mlg~ #1779763

Melissa L. Zavadil 8/29/2005 6:45:54 AM

Beautiful Alisha!! You did a great job!! #1779803

Nadia W. Smith 8/29/2005 6:48:20 AM

Lovely!!!! Love the rose petals and her smile!!!!!!!!!!!!!! GREAT JOB!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! #1779822

Sandy Landon 8/29/2005 7:08:10 AM

Great shot Alisha!! You did a beautiful job on this!!! CONGRATS! #1779966

Lisa D. Greer 8/29/2005 7:08:46 AM

Beautiful portrait Alisha! Well done !:) #1779974

Laura E. OConnor 8/29/2005 7:14:36 AM


Amanda Price 8/29/2005 7:15:04 AM

Wonderful! They're a great looking couple and so comfortable in front of the camera. You're gonna have a blast at their wedding! #1780024

Kara L. Hendricks 8/29/2005 7:22:07 AM

This really does pop! What a wonderful pre-wedding keepsake!! Great job girl!! You impress me!! #1780060

Daniel Diaz 8/29/2005 7:23:33 AM

Gorgeous work Alisha, and the bride is simply Stunning!!! #1780068

Kirsi Bertolini 8/29/2005 7:25:24 AM

So so beautiful! Her skintone and face is just perfect! Your work is getting so good Alisha, I LOVE this one, really! #1780079

Gail Vitikacs 8/29/2005 7:32:12 AM

This is brillant Alisha!!! LOVE this! #1780111

Marie Fields 8/29/2005 8:10:33 AM

Gorgeous portrait of a beautiful bride, Alisha! Wonderful! #1780279

Casey A. Hanson 8/29/2005 8:14:23 AM

Wonderful, wonderful!! This turned out so great, Alisha. Well done! :0) #1780286

Tiffani S. LaNeave 8/29/2005 8:40:03 AM

This is such a gorgeous high-key bridal image Alisha!!! Very creative!!! She is beautiful.....wonderful capture!!! I know she LOVES this one!!! #1780352

Olivia Navarro 8/29/2005 8:43:18 AM

Wow, this is truly unique, Alisha! The colors of the petals really stand out against all that white. Really great shot! #1780359

Lynn Crawford 8/29/2005 8:46:27 AM

So Pretty Alisha, I like the way the VP filter looks on this shot, she is beautiful, also like the touched of red from the petals :) #1780368

Laurence Saliba 8/29/2005 9:24:56 AM

Simply wonderful Alisha!!!! #1780459

Heather Harpel 8/29/2005 11:02:17 AM

What a beautiful photo! I love the white with the red rose petals! #1780849

Hazel H. Cromer 8/29/2005 1:18:50 PM

Absolutely beautiful portrait. She will love this photo I am sure. Excellent first shoot; you shoot like a pro. #1781405

Candice C. Calhoun 8/29/2005 3:35:23 PM

I always look forward to your beautiful work...congrats on this excellent bridal portrait!

ccc #1781852

Alisha L. Ekstrom 8/30/2005 7:09:45 AM

THANKS EVERYONE for your wonderful & kind comments...I ALWAYS appreciate them!!!!!:):)

Amanda..I am going to love their wedding for one they are getting married at the Salt Lake Temple & it looks like a castle....I've seen pictures of it & so I hope I can capture some great images outdoors cause I believe there is a fountain there as well!!! IT'S BEAUTIFUL!!!

Have a fantastic Tuesday everyone!!!



Anderson D. Co 8/30/2005 6:16:38 PM

Love this high key portrait, well done:) #1786927

Jenny Bosmans 8/31/2005 3:19:24 AM

GORGEOUS shot, Alisha!!! Love everything about it!! #1787814

The Judges at BetterPhoto.com 8/31/2005 12:37:38 PM

Wonderful shot, the white background really compliments this beautiful bride - nice work #1790044

Alisha L. Ekstrom 9/1/2005 8:10:21 AM

Thank you Anderson, Jenny & WOW JUDGES!!!! I really appreciate your comments!!! HOW NICE!!!

Alisha #1792814

Jessica Hughes 9/1/2005 11:30:40 AM

What a beautiful bridal portrait. Excellent work! #1793590

Stacy Wasmuth 9/5/2005 9:45:50 PM

This is fantastic!! Great job, Alisha! :) #1805352

Alisha L. Ekstrom 9/7/2005 10:43:42 AM

Thank you Jessica & Stacy for making the time to comment!!! I really appreciate the feedback!!:)

Alisha #1810776

Melissa L. Zavadil 9/23/2005 9:27:42 PM

YEA YEA YEA!! YOU GO GIRL!! Congrats on this beautiful finalist!! #1872504

KHAWLA Haddad 9/23/2005 9:28:10 PM

Congratulations on your wonderful finalist,Alisha!!!!! #1872506

Gail Vitikacs 9/23/2005 10:05:35 PM

Way to go!!!! CONGRATULATIONS! #1872717

Amanda Price 9/23/2005 10:23:53 PM

WOOHOO! Congratulations on another well deserved finalist!! #1872840

Amanda Price 9/23/2005 10:33:24 PM

Was it their wedding that you just got back from? Cannot WAIT to see the photos! :) #1872889

Alisha L. Ekstrom 9/23/2005 10:37:47 PM

YIPPEEE...I'M EXCITED to see this made finalist....Thanks Melissa, Kelly, Gail & Amanda for your most wonderful comments on this making finalist...I'm sooo excited!!!

Yes Amanda today was their wedding..SOO even though I'm tired & have been gone ALL DAY..I have uploaded the images & I REALLY like them..CAN'T wait to share, BUT gotta see all the finalist first:):)

Alisha #1872909

LJ Corliss 9/23/2005 10:44:55 PM

Congrats, Alisha :) #1872954

Evy Johansen 9/23/2005 11:05:01 PM

Many congratulations on your very beautiful and well deserved finalist, Alisha! #1873074

Margot Petrowski 9/23/2005 11:13:38 PM

CONGRATS!!!!!! #1873121

Michelle R. Johnson 9/23/2005 11:39:47 PM

Love this shot! I'm so happy it's a finalist!!!!! #1873253

Kirsi Bertolini 9/23/2005 11:40:15 PM

You had so many great ones that I'm surprised to only see this one on a final! Well I do not feel so bad being left out on this category now..\

I still, really, love this one! Congrats! #1873254

Jenny Bosmans 9/24/2005 2:53:58 AM

Congratulations on your wonderful finalist, Alisha!! #1873689

Daniel Diaz 9/24/2005 2:59:57 AM

Congrats Alisha, she is beautiful as is your ability to capture it!!! #1873702

Mary Timman 9/24/2005 3:37:32 AM

Congrats Alish and Good Luck on the next round. #1873847

Candice C. Calhoun 9/24/2005 4:16:13 AM

Fantastic finalist, Alisha! Congrats and gl!

ccc #1874127

Donna K. Kilcher 9/24/2005 4:54:20 AM

Congrats Alisha!! #1874405

Susana Ms Heide 9/24/2005 7:19:13 AM

So glad to see this made it to the finalists!!! Many Congrats Alisha! #1875586

Casey A. Hanson 9/24/2005 7:26:17 AM

Congratulations, Alisha~!
I'm glad to see this again! :0) #1875627

Stephanie Laird 9/24/2005 7:27:50 AM

Congrats Alisha! What an excellent image! Good luck in the next round! #1875638

Sandy Landon 9/24/2005 8:19:44 AM

This was one of my favorites so I am so glad to see it as a finalist!!!! Great job!!! It is beautiful!!!! #1875950

Kara L. Hendricks 9/24/2005 8:33:41 AM

So glad to see this darling shot among the finalists...Congrats and good luck!! #1876047

Laura Clay-Ballard 9/24/2005 8:39:12 AM

BIG congrats on this gorgeous image. #1876091

Connie J. Turner 9/24/2005 10:08:26 AM

Congrats on your finalist! #1876585

Julie Gamicchia 9/24/2005 11:21:38 AM


Laura E. OConnor 9/24/2005 11:49:03 AM

CONGRATS & WAY TO GO!!! #1877486

Tiffani S. LaNeave 9/24/2005 2:10:07 PM

Awesome job Alisha!!! I knew you had it with this one!!! #1878282

Terry L. Ellis 9/24/2005 3:03:15 PM

Congratulations, Alisha, on this wonderful finalist! #1878492

Shelly A. Van Camp 9/24/2005 5:31:43 PM

Congrats!! One of my favorites!! #1879170

Barbara Helgason 9/24/2005 6:23:39 PM

Wow Alisha this is STUNNING, I love this! Congratulations!! #1879387

Wendy Jones 9/24/2005 7:09:24 PM

Congrats on your finalist, Alisha -- this is a great shot! #1879535

Sharon Day 9/24/2005 7:25:58 PM

Congratulations Alisha!!! Beautiful bridal shot! Good luck! #1879593

Jennifer Rennison 9/24/2005 8:00:09 PM

Gorgeous lighting and portrait, Alisha!! Congratulations on your finalist!! #1879688

Michelle R. Kovach 9/25/2005 4:51:47 AM

Congrats Girlie! Very pretty! #1880746

Alisha L. Ekstrom 9/25/2005 9:15:17 AM

A HUGE THANK YOU TO EVERYONE who takes the time to stop by & leave a wonderful comment!!! I appreciate each & everyone of you!!!

Alisha #1881644

April Riggs 9/25/2005 12:25:41 PM

Very well done Alisha, congrats! #1882424

cj patterson 9/25/2005 6:13:10 PM

big congrats on this fine finalist alisha! good luck in the next round!!!! #1883544

Lynn Crawford 9/25/2005 6:52:04 PM

Congrats Alisha, wonderful job :) #1883724

Serena Pierce 9/25/2005 8:04:29 PM

Great image Alisha! Congratulations!! #1883993

Claudette Foote 9/26/2005 7:19:54 AM

the best of luck with this Finalist in the next round, Alisha!
LOVE IT... #1885980

Jill Flynn 9/26/2005 3:47:08 PM

Congratulations on this original and beautiful finalist Alisha!!! #1887795

Christy C. Snodgrass 9/26/2005 8:02:37 PM

Congrats Alisha! Beautiful image. Great job! #1888455

Alisha L. Ekstrom 9/28/2005 8:00:03 AM

THANKS April, CJ, Lynn, Serena, CLaudette, Jill & Christy for the fabulous comments!! I appreciate them. I am going to re-enter this next month under people category though. I had it under the monthly theme & so I'll try under people & see what happens!!! THANKS!!!!

Alisha #1895123

Michelle R. Kovach 3/7/2006 5:46:59 AM

Congratulations on being featured in the snapshot Newsletter's featured gallery Alisha! #2506032

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Well here is my first pre-bridal shoot. This was so exciting & we had a lot of fun doing these. I loved all the white surrounding her on this image. Added a bit of Radiant filter from VP.

Uploaded on 8/29/2005 5:52:26 AM

BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest Finalist

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