Silk Creek just before Sunset

© Mary N C. Taitt

Silk Creek just before Sunset

Pamela Shane 9/22/2005 9:29:51 PM

I like the gaussain blur in this image Mary. The colors almost have a glow to them. I think this is very beautiful, & it caught my eye right, away even in the thumbnail! ~Pam~ #314900

Patty Razonable 9/22/2005 10:04:06 PM

At first I thought you might have used the buZZ effect.....the gaussian blur looks great and the idea of pasting the original tree back in makes this scenic imaage beautiful!! #1868880

Joy Rector 9/23/2005 4:17:21 AM

beautiful shot #1869500

Roxanne M. Bubar 9/23/2005 5:41:07 AM

What a lovely image effects. #1869898

Mary N C. Taitt 9/23/2005 8:36:43 AM

Thank you Pamela, Patty, Joy and Roxanne for your kind and attentive comments. I am glad for soem feedback because I was feeling confused about whther I liked it or not, THANK YOU. Mary :-) #1870572

Kimberly C. Miner 9/23/2005 8:38:01 AM

i agree with everyone else. it's a beautiful shot, and the gaussian blur makes it kind of glow! love it. #1870577

ADILSON F. FERREIRA 9/23/2005 8:49:46 AM

Fantastic image Mary!!!
Wonderful scene!!! #1870617

Mary N C. Taitt 9/23/2005 9:40:59 AM

Thank you Kimberly and Adilson (and all the others) for your great and helpful comments! I really appreciate it. Mary :-) #1870788

Ermanno Radice 9/23/2005 11:12:44 AM

Great work, wonderful scene and effects, beautiful composition, Mary!! #1870968

Jenny Bosmans 9/23/2005 12:46:01 PM

Very well done indeed, Mary!! This is a SUPER image with the perfect effects!! Love it! #1871206

Pam M 9/24/2005 12:28:18 AM

mmmm very inspiring ... this technique might help me feel better about some of my more grainy pics produced by my camera. I'm feeling rather discouraged ... like every shot is nearly useless because in one way or another my HP945 is just about ruining every shot ... but this really could help a few. Thanks for sharing!

have fun,
pam #1873413

Jessica L. Richard 9/24/2005 4:44:54 AM

wonderful image, very beautiful! #1874340

Bianca B. Steinfeldt 9/25/2005 6:52:54 AM

Beautiful image ... the colors and your comp. - wonderful shot! #1881116

April Riggs 9/25/2005 12:27:00 PM

Fantastic and beautiful! #1882431

Marvin H. Gohlke Jr. 9/27/2005 1:16:25 PM

Beautiful soft colors, lighting, and effects. I really like it, gives me a real sense of calm. Great shot!!! #1892544

Norman P. Banks 9/27/2005 2:10:14 PM

I have to agree with Marvin, Mary! Beautiful rendering of a great shot.

Norm ,:-) #1892763

Donna LaMattino Pagakis 9/28/2005 12:30:18 PM

I absolutely love it Mary. I also am a sharpness person, but oh wow, this is so gorgeous!! Love what you did!! #1896019

Bill Houghton 10/12/2005 4:54:38 AM

Beautiful shot Ermanno . Great job on this one. The blur adds to it.

http://billhoughtonphotography.com #1943477

Gail Vitikacs 10/12/2005 1:17:17 PM

The first thing that catches my attention is the bright colors and they are beautiful! The entire package is lovely! #1945082

Carolyn J. Connolly 10/14/2005 8:32:24 PM

GORGEOUS image AND effects, Mary - I LOVE this!! VERY well done indeed!! :o) #1953541

Darryl Wilkinson 11/5/2005 12:32:55 AM

Hi Mary,
Beautiful image you have here! However, I think I am faced with the same prediciment as you were with this one. But the response you've received is quite good. Maybe I don't need to worry so much about mine? I've held off posting it, but I think I may try something now. You have a wonderful gallery, and I enjoyed viewing through it!
Thanks,

DW #2036875

Judy V. Kennamer 1/16/2006 8:21:00 PM

I love it Mary! It makes me want to sit down on the shore and stay awhile. Great shot -- Judy
#2296430

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Description

f/4.0, 1/160s, 12mm, ISO 80

I was wading in the creek so I only carried the point and shoot.
Jordan, NY

I applied a gaussian blur and then pasted the orginal tree back in without the blur. I'm not sure if I like it or not. I generally prefer things sharp. Also did some other adjustments in PSCS.

Uploaded on 9/22/2005 8:40:04 PM


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