Making Music

© Debbie S.

Making Music

Elizabeth A. Zibas 6/16/2003 5:34:58 AM

Awesome shot Debbie. Very cool and creative. #40356

Debbie S.

Hey Betsy...how's things? :) Thank you...something REALLY different for me..I used my new tripod and used very long exposures (I'm usually to impatient and spontaneous to use a tripod!) but I love the low light and long exposures...something new to explore! I'm so flattered you like it...thanks again! ;>) #119050

Juliane Morris-Lusk

Very, very nice! I love it! It gives a great perspective of speed...Really great Debbie! #119070

Debbie S.

Thanks so much Juliane...she really does look speedy here doesn't she? I noticed after processing that there is one key that is depressed, and no finger pressing it down...kind of ghost-like... ;>) #119112

Patricia Marroquin

You've depicted the motion wonderfully, Debbie. This is very nice. Good work! #119166

Damian P. Gadal

Great shot! #119179

Debbie S.

Thank you Patricia, I'm so thrilled you like it!

Damian, thank you, your nice comments really keep me going! ;>) #119234

Peggy Wolff

Debbie, the first thing I noticed was the key down with no finger on it, it is my favorite part of the photo! I love the angle you shot it and the natural light on the key board. I might resubmit it in the general area though, I think it would have a better chance in the contest. But then again I am always wrong. LOL #119276

Shirley L. Carpenter

This is great Debbie.....I Love the blur of hands on the keys......Excellent... #119303

Debbie S.

Thanks Peggy...the tripod is a new thing for me, but It was worth the hassle to get the interesting blur and that note...isn't that cool? Regarding the catagories...whatever...it's a person...I use general for manipulated images, but I could be wrong.

Thank you Shirley, you are, as always, so supportive... ;>) #119374

Patricia Marroquin 7/7/2003 12:19:44 AM

Once again, congrats Debbie! :-) #134849

Debbie S. 7/7/2003 5:39:45 AM

Wow! What a nice surprise!! Thank you so much Patricia...I'm so pleased that this one was noticed...it's a bit different for me... ;>))))) #135310

Peggy Wolff 7/7/2003 7:37:00 AM

YEAH!!!!!!!!!!! I am so glad that this was recognized! Great job Debbie! Good job judges! Congrats! #135560

Debbie S. 7/7/2003 9:12:27 AM

Thanks Peggy!! I was excited too! ;>))) #135752

Elizabeth A. Zibas 7/7/2003 1:42:00 PM

Ahhh great. I'm glad this one made it here Debbie. I just love this shot. Your patience definitely paid off. #136138

Debbie S. 7/7/2003 2:33:17 PM

Thanks Betsy...I guess I'll have to gather up my patience more often... ;>) #136196

LJ Corliss 7/7/2003 5:39:12 PM

Congrats to you :) #136454

Ellen Peach 7/8/2003 1:16:59 PM

Congratulations, Debbie...great shot! #137786

Debbie S. 7/8/2003 3:50:09 PM

L.C. and Ellen, thanks for the kind words...I appreciate you taking a look and taking the time to comment! #137934

Robert Mann 7/9/2003 3:46:17 PM

Debbie, this is wonderfully composed. Like the motion and it appears from the position of the hands that the person has studied and/or is very good. Mom's family business, piano repair and supplies and I used to recover keys and make bass strings part time with my dad! Ahh memories. Congrats on your finalist selection and good luck in the finals. RoB #138572

Debbie S. 7/10/2003 4:15:09 AM

Thank you Rob! Wow...sounds like you've got some piano experiance yourself...as far as my little model's experience...just between you and me, let's just say that the photo is very flattering to her ability level! She's a solid intermediate player, but the slow shutter and blur makes her fingers look a bit speedier than they really are...lol...of course she thought it very accurately depicted her ability, which totally made her day and made the hassle of dealing with the tripod SO worth it! ;>)) #139060

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Canon 10D, 135mm lens, tripod mounted, late day window light, 1/2 sec. shutter, I don't remember the aperture...

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