The Light of the Lake

© Mary Timman

The Light of the Lake

Kathryn Love 9/15/2005 5:05:18 AM

LOVE IT!! I realllllllly do! the dreamy look is perfect! awesome job here! #310725

Kate Jackson 9/15/2005 5:32:36 AM

Love the dreamy effect Mary especially at that season with all the bare trees. Beautiful image! #1839995

Joy Rector 9/15/2005 5:36:11 AM

beautiful shot, I love light houses #1840000

Rakesh Syal 9/15/2005 5:41:19 AM

Great composition and effects, Mary!!! #1840008

Christy L. Densmore 9/15/2005 5:50:21 AM

Beautiful Mary, I love the dram affect. #1840023

Dr Silly 9/15/2005 6:13:29 AM

Nice effect on this.
Dr Silly :o)
#1840094

Brian Cassar 9/15/2005 7:22:15 AM

Wonderful moody shot. Well done! #1840323

kerby lee pfrangle 9/15/2005 7:39:21 AM

Nice mood and drama to this image. Very nicely done. Kerby #1840380

Boris Kirpichnikov 9/15/2005 9:29:40 AM

Beautiful composition and effects! #1840769

Shelly A. Van Camp 9/15/2005 9:56:25 AM

This is beautiful..love the softness and the colors :) #1840918

Dan J. Holm 9/15/2005 11:17:18 AM

Love your effects work on this BEAUTIFUL image, Mary!! #1841195

Cathy Barrows 9/15/2005 11:37:54 AM

gorgeous lighthouse, gorgeous comp, gorgeous everything #1841275

Goshka G. 9/15/2005 11:48:32 AM

Love the dreaminess, Mary!! #1841324

Kay E. Mahoney 9/15/2005 12:06:37 PM

Fantastic capture Mary. Love the effect you used. #1841375

Judy S. Fung 9/15/2005 12:19:34 PM

Wonderful shot, Mary! #1841435

Jenny Bosmans 9/15/2005 12:26:11 PM

Fantastic image and use of effects, Mary!! Nice that I get to see a bit of Lake Erie...I don't know if it's the same in your crossword books, but in the Dutch ones, Erie is often the answer when the name of a lake is asked? #1841476

Ermanno Radice 9/15/2005 12:36:21 PM

Fantastic framing, wonderful image, very evocative, great shot, Mary! #1841524

Opal Cross 9/15/2005 1:07:37 PM

You captured the wonderful setting of a lighthouse and as if setting by watching the water go by. #1841669

Candice C. Calhoun 9/15/2005 1:10:41 PM

Super lighthouse image, capturing not only subject, but mood! WTG!

ccc #1841684

Sandy Landon 9/15/2005 1:24:19 PM

Wonderful effects!! Great shot! #1841749

Terry L. Ellis 9/15/2005 1:36:47 PM

So beautiful, Mary! Love the framing and mood! #1841796

Stephen Zacker 9/15/2005 3:08:20 PM

I like lighthouses, and this is a fantastic image of this one #1842213

Jill M. Flusemann 9/15/2005 3:17:45 PM

Mary - this is exquisite! Love the composition and effects! #1842273

Susie Peek-Swint 9/15/2005 4:14:18 PM

Lovely capture Mary ~ super perspective! #1842469

Esther Smith 9/15/2005 4:16:11 PM

Wow this is gorgeous Mary! The effects are perfect! #1842472

Alana Ibe 9/15/2005 5:40:07 PM

Very, very nice image! Such a beautiful feel! Love the effects! #1842723

Sandra Freyler 9/15/2005 5:46:24 PM

This is really beautiful! I also enjoyed viewing your gallery, alot of nice images. #1842741

Susan T. Evans 9/15/2005 6:00:42 PM

Awesome capture and effects Mary, I love this!!!! the effects work very well on this image #1842793

Connie J. Bagot 9/15/2005 6:05:14 PM

This is lovely Mary and the dreamy effect is just perfect for this photo. I like the way the branches frame it as well. I've never seen a lighthouse (in person)---this makes me long to do so. #1842815

Liz Murphy 9/15/2005 6:25:23 PM

What a wonderful lighthouse. The dreamy effect is awesome. Very nicely done! #1842891

Kaye Burazin 9/15/2005 6:35:59 PM

Love the dreamy effect, you captured the lighthouse beautifully! #1842919

Gail Vitikacs 9/15/2005 8:43:01 PM

This IS dreamy!!! Love it love it!!! #1843302

Detrick V. Martin 9/16/2005 6:59:31 AM

Beautiful shot! #1844707

Dan McConoughey 9/16/2005 7:59:01 PM

Mary, cool light house great capture and effects. #1846772

Debbie Hartley 9/17/2005 1:50:17 AM

Very cool lighthouse Mary! The dreamy effect really suits this image! #1847268

KHAWLA Haddad 9/17/2005 1:46:50 PM

SOOOOOO Dreamy Mary such great lighthouse image I love it wonderful capture and effect well don!!!!!! #1849196

Lori Carlson 9/17/2005 3:47:19 PM

Very pretty Mary. There is something so special about these structures! :0) A neat place to keep going back to. I haven't done that for a long time. Great work! :0) #1849547

Bianca B. Steinfeldt 9/19/2005 5:42:41 PM

Fantastic shot .... love the effect and your angle, commposition!!! #1857218

Donna LaMattino Pagakis 9/20/2005 4:51:13 PM

This is beautiful, the dreamy effect works well. I love lighthouse images, this one is awesome~!! #1860952

Anderson D. Co 9/22/2005 5:47:42 AM

Very nice effect, love the soft blurring filter creating a warm mood. nice :) #1866540

Jill Odice 9/22/2005 3:12:50 PM

I love lighthouses, and this one is a real beauty! maybe you could do a collage of all the different seasons , that would be awesome! #1868082

Ken Grooms 9/23/2005 1:23:30 PM

I agree with Jill - great shot of a great lighthouse, and the collage is a great idea! #1871298

Katherine K 9/23/2005 8:21:08 PM

Mary--this one has soooo many well deserving comments-- I agree with all--and then some. Your dreamy effects are well suited here. The comp is fabulous. All around fabulous lighthouse image!!! (Even though I want to see more grandbaby photos!!! Hint hint!!!) #1872291

Virginia L. Allison 9/25/2005 5:53:20 PM

Mary, this is so beautiful. #1883469

Jill M. Flusemann 10/21/2005 5:32:29 AM

Congratulations on a beautiful finalist, Mary! #1976330

Donna K. Kilcher 10/21/2005 5:38:50 AM

Congratulations Mary #1976375

Donna W. Neal 10/21/2005 6:47:55 AM

Congratulations Mary #1976756

Chris Macer 10/21/2005 7:32:03 AM

Congrats on the finalist, Mary! #1977174

Boris Kirpichnikov 10/21/2005 8:08:45 AM

Huge congratulaions on a beautiful finalist! #1977534

Larry Smith 10/21/2005 8:42:24 AM

Congratulations Mary #1977801

Terry L. Ellis 10/21/2005 10:44:15 AM

Congratulations, Mary! #1978455

Laurence Saliba 10/21/2005 11:31:58 AM

Congratulations Mary!!!!!!!!!! #1978630

Katrina Diaz 10/21/2005 2:33:00 PM

WOW! Congrats, Mary! Beautiful scene!
~K #1979828

Dr Silly 10/21/2005 3:19:18 PM

Congratulations Mary.
:o)
#1980143

KHAWLA Haddad 10/21/2005 3:40:38 PM


Congratulations on this terrific finalist, Mary!!!!!!! #1980259

Judy S. Fung 10/21/2005 4:12:59 PM

Congrats, Mary! #1980463

Deb Holmes 10/21/2005 5:44:08 PM

Way to go Mary, Congrats to you! #1980967

Debbie Hartley 10/21/2005 7:08:49 PM

Congratulations Mary!!! #1981540

Connie J. Bagot 10/22/2005 6:13:47 PM

Congratulations Mary---and good luck in the next round! #1985821

Jill Odice 10/22/2005 6:46:19 PM

Congrats Mary :-) I love lighthouses, and think I probably commented on this awhile ago :-) #1985922

Stephen Zacker 10/22/2005 6:54:32 PM

Really like the mood this has. Congratulations #1985952

Anne D. Eigen 10/22/2005 7:28:07 PM

Beautiful, Mary! Congratulations and best wishes with this! #1986118

Mary L. Graham 10/22/2005 9:40:55 PM

Congratulations Mary, this is Stunning!! =) #1986419

kerby lee pfrangle 10/22/2005 10:15:47 PM

Congratulations Mary and best of luck in the final round. This is very nice.

Kerby #1986473

Luigi Di Serio 10/22/2005 11:37:38 PM

Well done Mary and congrats! #1986560

Ermanno Radice 10/23/2005 1:42:36 AM

Congratulations Mary and best of luck in the final round!! #1986768

Laura Clay-Ballard 10/23/2005 4:14:10 AM

Mary, I absolutely love this one! beautiful image. congrats and good luck! #1986881

Noel Baebler 10/23/2005 5:21:22 AM

Huzzah, Mary! #1987034

Tammy Scott 10/23/2005 5:55:11 AM

Congratulations on your GREAT Finalist! #1987176

Jenny Bosmans 10/23/2005 1:16:24 PM

Congratulations on this beautiful finalist, Mary!! :) #1988987

Susan T. Evans 10/23/2005 3:21:18 PM

Congrats Mary on this awesome finalists #1989379

Kaye Burazin 10/24/2005 8:39:12 AM

congrats Mary on making the finalists, a big hug for luck in the next round! #1992430

Sandy Landon 10/24/2005 9:55:09 AM

Love it!!! Congrats!!! #1992796

Shelly A. Van Camp 10/24/2005 10:18:59 AM

I LOVE THIS!!!!!!!! #1992882

Connie J. Turner 10/24/2005 12:01:20 PM

Congrats, Mary. Awesome photo! #1993398

Gail Vitikacs 10/25/2005 1:10:54 PM

OUTSTANDING MARY! Congratulations! #1997809

Katherine K 10/26/2005 2:15:04 AM

CONGRATS to you! Whoooo hooo... this is such a well deserved finalist! How could anyone resist??? I hope you've enlarged this and it has a home!! #1999332

Kate Jackson 10/27/2005 12:25:15 AM

Many congratulations Mary. This is outstanding and a very good subject for the dreamy effect! #2002775

Jacqueline C. Harmon 10/31/2005 12:37:29 PM

THIS IS VERY DREAMY INDEED MARY..I LOVE MARBLEHEAD LIGHTHOUSE TOO! BEEN SEVERAL TIMES AS YOU CAN SEE IN MY GALLERY...CONGRATS ON A VERY WELL DESERVED WIN! #2019032

Geralyn Montambault 11/3/2005 7:40:44 PM

Wonderful lighthouse, great composition and the dreamy effect really makes it!
Congrats! #2032955

Phil S 11/13/2005 10:49:42 PM

Mary,

Since this is my favorite lighthouse I recognized it immediately. I really like the softness you added here. Wonderfully photographed!!! #2071923

Lori Carlson 11/18/2005 8:58:56 PM

Yeah Mary! Congrats on this recognition!! :0) #2093008

Daniel G. Flocke 11/22/2005 7:49:44 PM

Nice Image Mary, this is one of my favorite lighthouses too. Have you every been there in Winter? Great possibilities.

Daniel #2108765

Mary K. Robison 11/25/2005 11:08:00 PM

Mary, this has such a wonderful mood to it ~ excellent use of the dreamy effect.
A very belated Congratulations! to you for its making finalist... well deserved. #2121010

Alison Greenwood 1/2/2006 3:43:46 AM

Don't know how I missed this in your gallery Mary! It's absolutely beautiful! Congratulations on it making finalist! :o) #2243353

Naomi L. Orcutt 1/5/2006 4:44:20 PM

Wow! What a great shot!!!! That would be beautiful framed and hanging on the wall. #2256553

Bianca B. Steinfeldt 1/22/2006 10:44:30 AM

Congratulation!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! #2322520

Mary N C. Taitt 4/12/2006 6:04:16 AM

Congratulations on this finalsit, great work! Mary :-) #2635318

Keith G. Taitt 5/23/2006 6:26:58 AM

I love lighthouses, too! COngratulations on this finalist. K #2803846

Wayne T. Fisk 10/17/2006 2:09:30 PM

WOWSER!
Wayne #3463462

David Stevens 8/5/2007 8:25:41 AM

Love the misty look around this wonderful sentinel. #4604147

Tracey R. Hart 10/6/2007 9:06:50 AM

I love Marblehead, too. I'm from Licking County so I don't get up there as often as I'd like... I love the mood of this one, like a misty day on the lake. Really enjoying your gallery. #4889792

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Description

One of my favorite lighthouses, Marblehead off Lake Erie. I try to go up and get one photo of this lighthouse each season. This was taken in early April.
Dreamy effect applied in PSP 9.
F10, 1/400 Sec. 18-70 Nikkor Lens, with Polarizer and handheld.

Uploaded on 9/15/2005 4:34:23 AM

Made With

Camera: Nikon D70 Digital SLR Camera

BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest Finalist


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