Love Grows

© Karen Celella

Love Grows

Carolyn M. Fletcher level-deluxe 9/4/2011 5:37:08 AM

What a beautiful shot. I really love this! A fave! #1406102

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe 9/4/2011 6:02:56 AM

How cool is this!! Perfect for the MT! #9652113

Agnes Fegan level-deluxe 9/4/2011 6:30:15 AM

So beautiful Karen! #9652146

Liz blahh level-deluxe 9/4/2011 7:45:29 AM

Love it! #9652280

Robert R. Goodman level-deluxe 9/4/2011 9:10:17 AM

Hi Karen,Beautiful capture.Great tretment!!!! #9652436

Lisa J. Boulden level-deluxe 9/4/2011 9:17:56 AM

Beautiful, Karen!
~♥~ #9652451

Loan Tran level-deluxe 9/4/2011 12:51:42 PM

Love the treatment you used. A beautiful image. #9652692

Terry Cervi level-deluxe 9/4/2011 6:58:44 PM

Awesome work, Karen!! #9653159

Jean-Pierre Ducondi level-deluxe 9/4/2011 9:31:38 PM

Gorgeous treatment Karen. Love it.
JP #9653312

Chung Wah Weckherlin level-deluxe 9/5/2011 1:49:24 AM

Nice image Karen. How did you manage it? Remind me very much of Bonsai!
Chung-Wah #9653483

Rona L. Schwarz 9/5/2011 8:12:25 PM

WOW, this is fantastic, Karen! Wonderful composition (so perfect for the MT) and the treatment is perfect - perfectly gorgeous, that is! #9655146

Kathryn Wesserling level-deluxe 9/6/2011 8:12:47 AM

This is an exquisite image, Karen (subject and treatment.) Betting this will hit the top of the MT List. #9656101

Carol L. Fowler 9/6/2011 10:01:32 AM

Gorgeous DD work- looks like a Winner! #9656337

Joannie Bertucci level-deluxe 9/6/2011 10:31:59 AM

Karen, how did you bend the tree like that? :-) Seriously this is just beautiful and your treatment sends this over the top! #9656387

Leslie McLain level-deluxe 9/6/2011 5:58:39 PM

Amazing, Karen. Beautiful. #9657034

Janet McNeil level-deluxe 9/7/2011 4:04:00 AM

Stunning capture with beautiful effects - perfect for MT!! #9657699

Janet McNeil level-deluxe 9/7/2011 4:04:03 AM

Stunning capture with beautiful effects - perfect for MT!! #9657700

Nadia Paul 9/7/2011 4:33:58 AM

This has a wonderful Oriental feel to it Karen - beautiful work and should do well in the MT! #9657777

Karen Celella level-deluxe 9/9/2011 8:03:52 AM

Wow, thank you all so very much for the kind support. This is a tree at Nickerson Beach and I simply copied a section, rotated it and pasted it in to complete the heart shape. Then just used an antique vignette to finish it off. I'm so thrilled that you like it! #9662380

Patricia A. Casey level-deluxe 9/10/2011 6:48:32 AM

Beautiful, Karen....and thank you so much for the "how did you do that" explanation....very nicely done. Now I have to Google Nickerson see where it is...I learn so much through my BetterPhoto friends and connections...Have a wonderful day...=^..^= #9664030

Karen Celella level-deluxe 9/23/2011 7:01:12 AM

Patricia, so sorry I did not include WHERE Nickerson Beach is located. I get frustrated when I see images that don't have their location. It is in Lido Beach, Long Island, NY. #9686803

Chris Schofield 10/18/2011 5:42:46 PM

Karen, Another great finalist... Really love this photo and effect you applied here. #9744071

Danny B. Head level-deluxe 10/18/2011 6:22:29 PM

Very nice !!! Congrats! #9744414

Amy M. Wilson level-deluxe 10/18/2011 7:11:05 PM

Big congrats on your AMAZING Finalist, Karen!! #9744737

Robert R. Goodman level-deluxe 10/18/2011 7:31:04 PM

Hi Karen,A big congratulations on this beautiful finalist!!! #9744888

Nadia Paul level-deluxe 10/18/2011 8:21:04 PM

Congrats on your beautiful finalist Karen! #9745094

Patti Coblentz level-deluxe 10/18/2011 8:51:14 PM

Wow, what a find, Karen...this is fantastic! Congratulations on your finalist! #9745209

Nancy Marie Ricketts 10/18/2011 10:47:42 PM

A HUGE congratulations, Karen, for your finalist award on this "lovely" photo. WTG! #9745496

John Rivera level-deluxe 10/19/2011 6:59:42 AM

What a beauty! Congratulations Karen!!! #9746761

Ellen Hodges level-deluxe 10/19/2011 6:59:54 AM

Huge congrats on your fab finalists, Karen! Very best luck with this stunning image!!! #9746763

Carol Eade level-deluxe 10/19/2011 7:19:35 AM

Beautiful work, Karen, another congrats! #9746880

Richard B. Hallick level-deluxe 10/19/2011 7:35:32 AM

Congratulations, again, on this terrific finalist selection. #9746968

Patrick Rouzes level-deluxe 10/19/2011 9:06:52 AM

Congratulations & good luck, Karen! Very well done, my friend! #9747250

Renata Gusciora 10/19/2011 11:51:54 AM

Huge congratualtions on this incredible finalist,Karen!!!:-) #9747883

Phyllis A. Houghton level-deluxe 10/19/2011 12:12:26 PM

congratulations Karen. I hope this finds a place framed on the wall. Lovely. #9748019

Leslie McLain level-deluxe 10/19/2011 12:20:15 PM

Congrats on an amazing finalist, Karen. #9748069

Steve M. Harrington 10/19/2011 12:26:20 PM

Beautiful simplicity, Karen! Well done!
Steve #9748114

The Judges at 10/19/2011 1:07:54 PM

Nice post-production. #9748256

John Connolly 10/19/2011 2:35:52 PM

Congratulations on another finalist win, Karen! Well Done! #9748468

R. J. Laudenbacher level-deluxe 10/19/2011 3:05:28 PM

What a fantastic shot Karen. Congrats on your finalist. #9748563

Michele Peterson level-deluxe 10/19/2011 3:46:32 PM

This is really creative and well done! Congratulations on the finalist! #9748688

Patricia A. Casey level-deluxe 10/19/2011 5:38:36 PM

Yahooooo....a big Congratulations on this one Karen....I loved it before and still love it....this one will be Gold...Hmmmmm I see a trip to Lido Beach in my future too......Cheers =^..^= #9748997

Rona L. Schwarz 10/19/2011 9:08:45 PM

I remember this so well, Karen! Beautiful treatment and stunning image and a marvelous creation! CONGRATULATIONS on a superb FINALIST - I bet we see it with Gold in the next round! #9749380

Randy D. Dinkins level-deluxe 10/20/2011 5:16:40 AM

Great work and image; congratulations! #9749952

Stephen Zacker level-deluxe 10/20/2011 6:42:46 AM

Like the simplicity. Very nice in
B & W. Like your title also. Congratulations #9750145

Debra R. Harder 10/20/2011 9:21:47 AM

I agree...LOVE the simplicity, Karen! Huge congratulations on another BEAUTIFUL finalist! Deb #9750462

Carol L. Fowler 10/20/2011 3:20:03 PM

Congrats on this superb FInalist #9751041

Renee Doyle level-deluxe 10/21/2011 5:41:03 PM

Congratulations on this wonderful finalist Karen! #9753317

Mariann Kovats level-deluxe 10/22/2011 12:11:05 AM

Fantastic find and treatment, Karen! Gorgoues work! Congrats on your finalist, I hope we see it with gold! #9753750

David M. Montero 10/23/2011 11:58:36 AM

Congratulations on your finalist selection Karen!!! Excellent B&W. #9756994

Merna L. Nobile 10/31/2011 4:29:21 PM

May your heart catch the joy of the moment and soar!
I am so happy for you!

Richard D. Love 4/6/2012 7:16:22 AM

Congratulations, Karen...wonderful composition and effects. This is just gorgeous!

Rick #10077786

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