Horses -Feb 16

© Kerby Pfrangle

Horses -Feb 16

Janet Williams 9/13/2005 12:16:11 AM

Kerby - this really is genuinely in my book OUTSTANDING. Possibly the best (non-model) one of yours I have seen. The composition is perfect and the subject and lighting just magical. I truly love it. #309440

Dan Holm 9/13/2005 12:18:01 AM

I have to agree with Janet, Kerby: Wow!! OUTSTANDING graphic image! #1830429

Paul E. Earl 9/13/2005 12:26:39 AM

Fantastic!! Well done!! #1830452

Photographer 9/13/2005 12:29:54 AM

Great work Kerby ! Love the effects and composition, job well done! #1830459

Jordi Delgado 9/13/2005 12:30:40 AM

WOW!!! Awesome image, Kerby!!! Wonderful work!!!



S J 9/13/2005 12:45:44 AM

Beautiful and dynamic special effects!!! Wonderfully done, Kerby!! #1830481

Paul Sikora 9/13/2005 1:07:03 AM

Kerby, beautifully done, it looks very picturesque #1830506

Leanne M.E. Boyd 9/13/2005 1:48:59 AM

Beautifully done, Kerby! #1830538

Paul Michko 9/13/2005 2:13:45 AM

Terrific job, Kerby. Great surreal look. #1830577

Jenny Bosmans 9/13/2005 2:47:05 AM

Awesome work and image, Kerby!! Fantastic use of effects!! Love it! #1830650

Donald K. Cherry 9/13/2005 2:52:34 AM

Very nice image and effects, Kerby! #1830665

Brian Cassar 9/13/2005 3:19:06 AM

Good colourful image Kerby. Something different from you this time. Well done! #1830702

Susie Peek-Swint 9/13/2005 3:48:54 AM

Beautiful work Kerby ~ I didn't think you could improve on the original but this is lovely! #1830786

ADILSON F. FERREIRA 9/13/2005 3:53:32 AM

Fantastic effects Kerby!!!
Wonderful image!!! #1830805

Joy Rector 9/13/2005 4:11:36 AM

beautiful shot, great job #1830900

Jeff Robinson 9/13/2005 4:15:30 AM

Very well done Kerby! Great work on this image! Jeff #1830919

Nina Shields 9/13/2005 4:22:30 AM

Kerby, wonderful job capturing two magnificent subjects! #1830954

Claudia Kuhn 9/13/2005 4:56:17 AM

Love the rich colors and effects Kerby! #1831100

Christian P. Nicolas 9/13/2005 4:59:22 AM

Nice work Kirby. Very nice indeed. #1831119

Agnes Fegan 9/13/2005 5:04:22 AM

I love the filters you've added to this beautiful scene! #1831135

Kay E. Mahoney 9/13/2005 5:07:18 AM

Fantastic Kerby. Love the effects you used. Outstanding. #1831151

Kirsi Bertolini 9/13/2005 5:49:11 AM

I love the buzz on a bg, colors are stunning. Horses just look little too added to me and mares head is quite funky. Foal looks good. #1831370

Tammy Nuxoll 9/13/2005 6:13:08 AM

OH I love this, Kerby, You did a Fantastic job on this it is absolutely Beautiful!!! #1831502

Julie Gamicchia 9/13/2005 7:12:11 AM

Very Beautiful work Kerby!! #1831837

Laura Clay-Ballard 9/13/2005 7:25:08 AM

awesome DD work, Kerby! I absolutely love the colors on this. #1831896

Michelle Lea Guinn 9/13/2005 7:26:28 AM

Beautiful image Kerby!! Looks like a painting!! mlg~ #1831903

Kevin Burns 9/13/2005 7:33:06 AM

I will say, if a person looks at this image for five minutes
"concentrating on the center"
of the image.
The horses look 3D-ish.
Very cool!! #1831936

Shelly A. Van Camp 9/13/2005 7:37:51 AM

Very the colors :) #1831954

Luigi Di Serio 9/13/2005 8:13:13 AM

Splendid work kerby! Love the colours. So strong, yet still subtle. Suject is nice... just looks like a wonderful painting all in all #1832117

Rakesh Syal 9/13/2005 9:22:47 AM

Marvellous!!! Great piece of art, Kerby!!! #1832340

Melissa A. Mannon 9/13/2005 9:50:50 AM

nice watercolor effects Kirby :) #1832396

Donna W. Neal 9/13/2005 10:19:50 AM

Beautiful image for buzz Kirby. Very nice! #1832506

Stacey M 9/13/2005 10:21:41 AM

WOW WOW WOW - beautiful setting and perfect effects on this beautiful creation!!! LOVE IT!!! #1832515

Rob T. Henry 9/13/2005 10:37:59 AM

WOW, Kerby!!! This is awesome and now my favorite one of yours!!! #1832565

Donna J. Taff 9/13/2005 10:43:52 AM

Outstanding; love this soo much, Kerby!!!! #1832584

Lynn Crawford 9/13/2005 11:09:12 AM

This is so beautiful and soft, I love the colors and everthing about it :) #1832656

Karen E. Michaels 9/13/2005 11:36:54 AM

I'm quite impressed Kerby, you really got the fantasy, excuse me, heavenly part down pat. So very well aprreciated. Peace karen #1832757

Kate Jackson 9/13/2005 12:01:57 PM

Very creative Kerby. The title is perfect it really does look like horsey heaven with all that lovely green grass and the beautiful colours! #1832860

Dr Silly 9/13/2005 12:36:13 PM

As always one more wonderful photo from you Kathy. Well done.

Dr Silly

Dr Silly 9/13/2005 12:40:52 PM

How silly of me I mean to say Kerby. Just back from NY and Conn, a little on the dizzy side today.

Dr Silly

Ermanno Radice 9/13/2005 1:08:24 PM

Very beautiful, great effects and colors, nice image, Kerby! #1833134

Susan T. Parady 9/13/2005 1:18:33 PM

Nice composition, color and effects. Terrific image, Kerby. #1833179

Karen Slagle 9/13/2005 1:57:00 PM

This is well done Kerby. It's a very dreamlike image. Love it. #1833254

Robyn Mackenzie 9/13/2005 2:00:14 PM

Awesomely beautiful, Kerby! Just lovely. #1833265

Roger Bernabo 9/13/2005 2:20:12 PM

A surreal scene and its beautiful!! #1833334

Daniel Diaz 9/13/2005 2:22:41 PM

Brilliant work Kerby, EXCELLENT PS work!!! #1833340

Jill Flynn 9/13/2005 2:55:47 PM

Surreal and dreamy Kerby! Beautiful mare and foal. Love their markings and color! #1833469

Tiffani S. LaNeave 9/13/2005 3:05:25 PM

Excellent image Kerby!!! The effects are just wonderful!! Truly beautiful work!! #1833511

Marsha S. Smith 9/13/2005 3:33:02 PM

Magical, Kerby - absolutely magical. #1833617

Sherry S. Boles 9/13/2005 4:24:25 PM

Fantastic job, Kerby! All the elements really work together to make a great image! #1833766

Deborah Sandidge 9/13/2005 5:41:05 PM

Very colorful and creative, Kerby - great work! #1834041

Jessica Hughes 9/13/2005 5:49:47 PM

This turned out nice, Kerby. I love those bright colors! #1834076

Virginia L. Allison 9/13/2005 7:45:22 PM

Beautiful Kerby. Great job. #1834346

Liz Murphy 9/13/2005 8:22:02 PM

A wonderful piece of artwork. Great job! #1834428

Annie Horvath 9/13/2005 8:38:05 PM

The background colors are perfect with these horses, Kerby. And the horses are beautiful. What a lovely presentation! #1834457

Katherine K 9/13/2005 8:44:09 PM

Ohhh my look at that baby! I agree with ALL-- fabulous presentation and unique art/effects!!! #1834471

Donna La Mattino Pagakis 9/13/2005 10:29:32 PM

I like what you have done here Kerby. Unique and beautiful! #1834602

Leonard Pierce 9/13/2005 10:30:55 PM

Beautiful image Kerby, excellent effects!!! #1834607

Donna Roberts 9/14/2005 1:20:10 AM

This is amazing Kerby, you have created a wonderful and very unique image.
Well done!!
:-) ddu #1834793

Roxanne M. Bubar 9/14/2005 2:35:06 AM

Kerby this is outstanding. I love the images and your wonderful effects. Heaven for sure. #1834908

CJ . Cotton 9/14/2005 3:15:16 AM

Great work Kerby! Love the effects and composition. The Fence stands out for me.Good Work! #1834974

S P Mukherji 9/14/2005 7:24:18 AM

This is gorgeous Kerby! The pastel hue has transformed a good picture into a great one! #1836044

Kara L. Hendricks 9/14/2005 7:28:55 AM

I do love painted horses.. This has a wonderful effect to it Kerby... Love your composition as well... Very nice.. #1836063

Bill Houghton 9/14/2005 7:51:40 AM

This is a beautiful shot Kerby. You did a wonderful job with it. Great effect. #1836167

Gloria B. Wood 9/14/2005 8:10:12 AM

Love the fantasy-like look to this...very beautiful! #1836255

Bryan S. Jarmain 9/14/2005 8:47:04 AM

Very beautiful work and lovely surreal nature to this photo. Lovely work. PS Thanks for the recent critique. #1836385

Joline Frazier 9/14/2005 1:25:19 PM

This is so beautiful, Kerby. I love the look you have achieved. #1837414

Elisabeth A. Gay 9/14/2005 3:58:32 PM

Wow, this is gorgeous Kerby, nice effect and such a peaceful scene
ann #1838120

Stephen Zacker 9/14/2005 4:09:40 PM

Nice effects and super image #1838151

The Judges at 9/14/2005 8:07:19 PM

This effect is excellent - magical! #1838915

Kaye Burazin 9/14/2005 10:57:48 PM

a very beautiful image,magical!!! #1839219

Karen Bacon 9/15/2005 8:10:02 AM

Magical indeed!Fantastic image Kerby! #1840480

Tony Gutowski 9/15/2005 9:27:50 AM

Nice graphic simplicity! I like how you
created depth to your image by alternating luminosity of the colors between forground and background.-T.G #1840764

Cathy Barrows 9/15/2005 11:29:37 AM

gorgeous pair of it #1841251

Debra Booth 9/15/2005 4:19:27 PM

Magical is the word I'd use, too, Kerby! What a beautiful image!! #1842477

Noel Baebler 9/15/2005 5:19:39 PM

Fantastic work, Kerby! #1842664

Susan T. Evans 9/15/2005 6:24:30 PM


Claudette Foote 9/15/2005 7:55:14 PM

Very well done Kerby!
love it

Kerby Pfrangle 9/15/2005 9:35:22 PM

I want to thank everybody and the judges for your kind and postive comments on HORSES HEAVEN.

I Love (Better Photo) it is like a family.

Kerby #1843374

Lisa Clark 9/17/2005 6:52:31 AM

This is a really stunning creation. I love the colors. #1848087

Sharon L. Wack 9/17/2005 7:41:53 PM

Hi! Kerby, I'm doing catch up again!
Very Very Creative love the affect! Good luck with this one! Sharon #1849991

Stanley C. Sims 9/17/2005 8:06:39 PM

Love it. Great work. #1850044

Jill Odice 9/18/2005 6:27:21 PM

Well kerby, looks like everyone else liked this as much as I do :-) Well done ! #1852892

Sylvia Rossler 9/19/2005 1:32:09 AM

Very wonderful capture with amazing effects Kerby ! Just love it :o) #1853647

Detrick V. Martin 9/19/2005 6:12:11 AM

Great Image Kerby! #1854653

Cindy Paquette 9/19/2005 1:02:31 PM

LOVE this one Kerby!! #1856120

Nobu Nagase 9/19/2005 1:56:14 PM

Fabulous and heartwarming!!!
Magical and dreamlike!!! this type of image of mare and fowl. I often try to create a similar scene in my origami project... #1856333

Dan McConoughey 9/19/2005 9:46:48 PM

Kerby, great shot love the composition and colors. Interesting use of the buZZ
and removal from the colt. But what can I say that hasn't been said in this 1/2 mile long list.
Hey have a good one.
Dan #1857774

Rachel Rocket 9/20/2005 2:58:51 AM


This is mystical and lovely. Very cool effect on this one, and I adore the colors here.

Rachel #1858161

Stan Kwasniowski 9/20/2005 9:48:42 AM

Keby, wonderful, another winner for you #1859531

Rachel Scott-Renouf 9/20/2005 10:37:09 AM

i really like this one kerby! beautiful! #1859747

Goshka G. 9/20/2005 4:10:02 PM

Love your effects here, Kerby!! #1860783

Kerby Pfrangle 9/21/2005 9:23:19 AM

Thanks again for all your wonderful comments on Horses Heaven.

Kerby #1863280

Paula M 9/22/2005 4:10:32 PM

Love the effects and your colors. Very well done. Absolutely beautiful. #1868209

Anne D. Eigen 9/27/2005 3:14:52 PM

Wonderfully mystical mood and outstanding composition, Kerby! #1892936

Mary N C. Taitt 10/3/2005 9:23:59 PM

A veritable fairy land--such vibrant and colorful colors! Magical, Kerby! Really pretty. Mary :-) #1914265

Tracy Reehal 10/5/2005 10:05:34 PM

Feels like a dream! Well done, Kerby! #1921840

Evy Johansen 10/6/2005 4:17:31 AM

WOW.... - just WOW..... 0) #1922290

Judy A. Lawhon 10/7/2005 2:49:10 PM

This is one of your best, Kerby. Soft and the editing, too! #1928133

Brenton Schuetz 10/9/2005 6:00:28 AM

You deserve all the praise for this Kerby. Really wonderful work. #1932245

Stanley J. Contrades 10/11/2005 11:26:11 AM

Superb effects, coloring, and presentation, Kerby!! Bravo!!
Much Aloha,
Stan #1941152

Photographer 10/21/2005 2:21:26 AM

Congratulations on this beautiful finalist! #1975508

Jill M. Flusemann 10/21/2005 4:26:27 AM

Congratulations, Kerby! #1975953

Sylvia Rossler 10/21/2005 4:27:34 AM

Congratulations on your finalist Kerby :o) #1975963

Dr Silly 10/21/2005 6:32:41 AM

Congratsulation Kerby.

Shelly A. Van Camp 10/21/2005 6:43:58 AM wishes!! #1976732

Kirsi Bertolini 10/21/2005 7:08:55 AM

Cheers Kerby! #1976963

Carla Metzler 10/21/2005 7:48:38 AM

Congratulations, Kerby! #1977347

Stan Kwasniowski 10/21/2005 8:14:09 AM

Kerby, Congratulations #1977577

Lori S. Aschbrenner 10/21/2005 8:14:39 AM

Congratulations, Kerby! Beautiful image. #1977581

Barbara Helgason 10/21/2005 8:21:46 AM

Congratulations Kerby, great work! #1977641

Dorann Weber 10/21/2005 8:43:15 AM

Congratulations on being a finalist Kirby~! #1977806

Stacey A. Bates 10/21/2005 9:10:41 AM

Congrats Kerby!!! #1977952

Amalia Sylvia Arriaga Salinas 10/21/2005 9:41:13 AM

Congratulations Kerby!,
Amalia #1978109

Deborah Sandidge 10/21/2005 11:36:54 AM

Wonderful work, Kerby - congratulations! #1978649

SaMi Martin 10/21/2005 12:04:39 PM

Congratulations on your finalist!!! #1978798

Laurence Saliba 10/21/2005 12:19:58 PM

Congratulations Kerby!!! Dunno how I missed this before!!! #1978882

Kay E. Mahoney 10/21/2005 12:23:40 PM

Congratulations on your beautiful finalist. Good luck in the next round. #1978916

Terry L. Ellis 10/21/2005 12:59:27 PM

Congratulations, Kerby, on this great finalist! #1979195

Ermanno Radice 10/21/2005 1:06:46 PM

Congratulations on this well deserving finalist Kerby ! #1979265

Janet Williams 10/21/2005 1:16:20 PM

AS you know from my first comment at the top of this great long list(!) - I absolutely love this! I am so pleased it has made finalist - well done Kerby! #1979355

Joline Frazier 10/21/2005 1:18:36 PM

So glad to see this made the finals. I love this shot! #1979371

KHAWLA Haddad 10/21/2005 2:54:17 PM

Congratulations on this terrific finalist, Kerby you know how much I love this such great finalist!!!!!!! #1979998

Donna W. Neal 10/21/2005 3:35:04 PM

Congratulations on this well deserved finalist and good luck in the next
round Kerby #1980221

Elisabeth A. Gay 10/21/2005 4:17:30 PM

Congratulations Kerby - I love this picture, so glad to see it in the running - good luck in the next round!
Ann #1980489

Diane Addonizio 10/21/2005 4:33:02 PM

Congratulations! #1980608

Marsha S. Smith 10/21/2005 5:29:08 PM

Congratulations, Kerby! This is a great one! #1980881

Noel Baebler 10/21/2005 6:56:34 PM

Huzzah, Kerby! Terrific work!!! #1981469

Debbie Hartley 10/21/2005 6:59:49 PM

Congratulations Kerby!! Good Luck! #1981494

Liz M. Jensen 10/21/2005 7:07:04 PM

wow Kerby! GREAT work #1981528

Melissa L. Zavadil 10/21/2005 11:49:24 PM

Congrats on this wonderful image!! #1982206

Stanley J. Contrades 10/22/2005 12:40:11 AM

CONGRATULATIONS, Kerby!! Excellent win and Finalist, and good luck in the next round!!
Much Aloha,
Stan #1982396

Debra Booth 10/22/2005 6:26:25 AM

Congratulations, Kerby!! #1983249

Luigi Di Serio 10/22/2005 10:17:32 AM

Congrat Kerby! #1984290

Donna J. Taff 10/22/2005 1:19:10 PM

Congratulations on your beautiful finalist win, Kerby!!! #1984912

Jamil Saliba 10/22/2005 1:54:46 PM

Congratulations on this beautiful finalist Kerby and good luck with the second round #1984977

Mary Timman 10/22/2005 7:13:21 PM

Congratulations and good luck. Loved the effects on this piece. #1986039

Jim Kinnunen 10/22/2005 9:25:30 PM

Congrats, Kerby on this excellent image!!! #1986396

Rachel Rocket 10/22/2005 10:45:30 PM


Congrats on this lovely (and mystical and magical) shot. A well deserved finalist and I wish you the best of luck in the next round.

Rachel #1986503

Jenny Bosmans 10/23/2005 3:46:51 AM

Congratulations on your beautiful finalist, Kerby!!:) #1986849

Daniel Diaz 10/23/2005 4:20:53 AM

Congrats on this well deserved finalist Kerby!!! #1986894

Kerby Pfrangle 10/23/2005 6:39:44 AM


I been on vacation for quite awhile and can just get to an internet when I am at a hotel that has one or talk my husband into going to a library that has one.

I be back home late tonight or tomorrow.

But I want to thank everyone for you kind responses and congrats.

Better Photo is like a family and it so nice is so nice to know people care.

Thanks again. Kerby


Stephen Zacker 10/23/2005 6:51:04 AM

Great image and colors. Congratulations #1987435

April Riggs 10/23/2005 9:50:42 AM

Congrats Kerby! I hope you have had fun on your vacation. I can't wait to see what kind of photos you got! #1988135

Terrill Province 10/24/2005 6:50:21 AM

Super work here, Kerby! Great choices!


Mary K. Robison 10/27/2005 9:50:15 PM

Kerby, your digital work on this turned a sweet "nature" shot into something truly stunning... excellent!
Congratulations on its making finalist! #2006362

Alisha L. Ekstrom 11/1/2005 11:41:17 AM

CONGRATS on this FABULOUS Finalist Kerby!!! #2023430

Bob Duncan 11/2/2005 6:08:52 PM

This is fantastic.
Congrats #2028695

Bill Houghton 11/9/2005 2:05:12 AM

This is an outstanding shot Kerby. Well done. #2052689

Lori Carlson 11/13/2005 9:09:19 PM

Congratulations Kerby!! :0) #2071783

Simon Effendi 1/28/2006 5:07:12 AM

Awesome colors and great horses. What a beautiful landscape shot! It's very pleasant and peaceful to look at. Congratulations Kerby! #2348289

Darryl Wilkinson 1/31/2006 1:11:45 AM

Beautiful colors, effects, landscape and subject, Kerby! Belated congratulations on your finalist and best of luck for this monthly theme!!! #2358685

Emile Abbott 1/31/2006 7:17:00 AM

Congrats Kerby. How did I miss this one. Outstanding. #2359906

Alice Fugate 1/31/2006 3:32:38 PM

This is so beautiful! Congrats on being a finalist! :) #2361579

Ronald F. Fischer 1/31/2006 5:37:59 PM

Congrats, Kerby!!!!! #2361866

Dan McConoughey 1/31/2006 6:40:10 PM

Congratulations Kerby, on this finalist. Best of luck in the next round. #2362064

Mike F. Anderson 1/31/2006 9:30:14 PM

Very nice Kerby. I love the rainbow pastel colors and the whole result of the effects you added to this photo. #2362427

Jill Odice 2/1/2006 12:01:11 AM

maybe this time around it will be a winner! It is wonderful Kerby #2362676

Mary K. Robison 2/2/2006 12:14:38 AM

Kerby, I hope you had a great vacation, and I want to say (belatedly) CONGRATULATIONS! on this gorgeous finalist! #2367013

Kerby Pfrangle 2/2/2006 1:37:08 PM

Thank you for your wonderful and warm comments on Horses Heaven.

I put this in the transform category because baby horses grow up to be big horses.

Kerby #2369489

Peggy J. Maguire 3/22/2006 7:53:19 PM

Outstanding!!!! #2564664

Kenneth Mucke 3/24/2006 6:43:06 AM

I love horse images and this is SUPERB #2570385

Fax Sinclair 4/3/2006 9:43:36 AM

Aloha Kerby,
I'm coming to the party late on this one, but just had to say WOW! This is a fantastic image and I just love it! Also the title is perfect. #2603692

William Johnson 4/5/2006 10:22:41 AM

There's nothing left for me to say Kerby, Fantastic shot. Bill J. #2611630

Kerby Pfrangle 4/9/2006 5:07:31 AM

Thank you for all your wonderful comments on Horse's Heaven. I am resubmitting this back into the contest for the month of April. #2624306

Denise A. Johnson 4/9/2006 8:11:11 AM

but its already a winner? oh how thrilled I would be with that! amazing love love the it! #2624730

Nadya Johnson 4/9/2006 9:45:04 AM

Missed this befor. Absolutely gorgeous Kerby, and I hope it wins! Wow. The colors are fantastic! Great work! #2624951

Nadya Johnson 4/9/2006 9:45:07 AM

Missed this befor. Absolutely gorgeous Kerby, and I hope it wins! Wow. The colors are fantastic! Great work! #2624952

Laura Clay-Ballard 4/9/2006 10:24:41 AM

I love this! good luck this time around. #2625089

Ivan Chacon 4/9/2006 1:20:47 PM

Nice creation...
Beautiful work!!! #2625489

Ivan Chacon 4/9/2006 1:31:53 PM

Good Luck :) #2625507

John Connolly 4/9/2006 2:54:07 PM

A wonderful, colorful image Kerby! Good luck this time round! #2625693

Hector Contreras 4/9/2006 11:34:05 PM

Good LUCK Kerby,
Heco #2626820

Tammy 7/25/2006 4:26:36 PM

Awesome work I love it #3080238

Autum Rhoades 7/27/2006 1:43:41 PM

Kerby, wonderful work here! My daughter loves horses and I'm sure she would really appreciate this. I love the whimsical feel to it. Bravo! #3091178

Hurk (Steve) Hurkett 12/19/2006 3:45:24 AM

I absolutely love the colors and effects you have applied to this photo, Kirby ... Great shot!

Steve Hurkett #3717081

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I really like this image and I am resubmitting this back into the contest.

I am placing this into the Digital Darkroom category.

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