The Long Road Home

© Colette M. Metcalf

The Long Road Home

Carolyn M. Fletcher Student 12/1/2012 2:51:29 AM

Totally gorgeous. FAVE! #1501243

Jeff W. Robinson 12/1/2012 2:53:07 AM

Wow - This is Outstanding Colette!! Wonderful pov and capture! #10444141

Wm Nosal 12/1/2012 3:27:43 AM

Beautiful, Colette! #10444180

Tammy M. Anderson 12/1/2012 3:57:36 AM

Lovely capture. #10444195

Randy K. Baldwin 12/1/2012 4:36:31 AM

Wonderful Image Colette. #10444227

Bojan Bencic 12/1/2012 4:49:42 AM

Great composition and dreamy treatment, Colette. Lovely image. #10444259

Joy Rector 12/1/2012 5:08:04 AM

gorgeous #10444301

Bobby Ray Goodman 12/1/2012 5:56:05 AM

Hi Colette,Wonderful capture.Great treatment!!!! #10444413

frank w. degenhardt 12/1/2012 7:07:18 AM

Beautifully composed, I love the way you framed and composed the picture. Any picture that has a road or trail to look down is always special. Love the way you followed the fence line and the rid top of the building letting us know we are home. The colors and the water painted look are so beautiful my friend. #10444550

R. J. Laudenbacher 12/1/2012 7:11:20 AM

Love the comp and the treatment, Colette! #10444565

Julie Burnett 12/1/2012 7:30:47 AM

Fantastic work, Colette!! #10444617

Connie J. Bagot 12/1/2012 8:16:04 AM

This is very very beautiful! Love your composition and the colors are amazing! #10444783

Lynn M. Whitt 12/1/2012 8:17:38 AM

Gorgeous colors, composition, and pov. #10444789

Katherine Kuhn 12/1/2012 8:24:04 AM

Great composition & treatment! Beautiful work! #10444802

Jyri Vissak 12/1/2012 8:24:40 AM

Absolutely beautiful! #10444804

Tiia Vissak 12/1/2012 9:29:37 AM

a wonderful view & mood! #10444922

David Phalen 12/1/2012 10:00:06 AM

Beautiful!! The POV, colors and effects are outstanding!! #10444984

Emile Abbott 12/1/2012 10:29:45 AM

Great depth, leading lines and mood. #10445074

John Connolly 12/1/2012 11:02:54 AM

A nice treatment of this well composed capture Colette! You did well with this one! #10445104

Stan Kwasniowski 12/1/2012 12:31:08 PM

Colette, what a dreamy scene. excellent #10445297

Millie A. Talarico 12/1/2012 12:36:58 PM

Beautiful scene,color, lines, Colette! #10445316

Claudia Kuhn 12/1/2012 1:57:05 PM

Perfect title for this image, terrific work Colette #10445427

Hendrik Storme 12/1/2012 2:12:54 PM

Wonderful work!!! #10445444

Ann Coates 12/1/2012 3:05:13 PM

Simply beautiful, lovely treatment. #10445499

Stephen Zacker 12/1/2012 3:36:05 PM

Leads you right into this terrific image #10445522

Barbara Waldoch 12/1/2012 3:52:18 PM

Love it! #10445544

william r. griffin 12/1/2012 4:00:27 PM

Stunning in every respect ,love it!!!!!!!! #10445555

Amalia Sylvia Arriaga Salinas 12/1/2012 6:13:59 PM

Beautiful work Colette!,
Amalia #10445732

Carol L. Fowler 12/1/2012 6:24:01 PM

Great comp with the roof appearing at the end of the road just beyond the hill #10445746

Marilyn K. Lincecum 12/1/2012 9:04:09 PM

This is a real beauty that should be framed and hung in your home. Love the leading line and water color effects. #10445886

Ellen Hodges 12/1/2012 10:06:16 PM

Extremely cool image, Colette!!! #10445940

Terry Cervi 12/1/2012 10:32:42 PM

How beautiful, Colette!! Gorgeous effects! #10445963

Terry Cervi 12/1/2012 10:32:42 PM

How beautiful, Colette!! Gorgeous effects! #10445964

Nadia Paul 12/2/2012 1:16:10 AM

Something magical about this Colette - beautiful work! #10446070

Mariann Kovats 12/2/2012 7:10:56 AM

Wow! That is just beautiful, Colette! #10446451

Lindley Johnson 12/2/2012 8:54:20 AM

Love the dreamy look and the terrific composition, Colette. This is a wonderful image! #10446598

Martha R. Mazon 12/2/2012 11:58:17 AM

Love the strong leading line in this moody image! #10446877

Lana Arcemont 12/2/2012 1:36:40 PM

Excellent, dreamy image! #10447024

Marijana Fajgl 12/2/2012 2:43:15 PM

Outstanding work, Colette! #10447186

Carol Flisak 12/2/2012 3:41:38 PM

Wonderful image, Colette! Like a dream... #10447279

Nancy L. Green 12/2/2012 3:42:01 PM

WOW Colette, this is GORGEOUS, I love the DOF and the wonderful colors, WTG!!! <>< #10447281

Thomas E. Hinds 12/2/2012 4:31:28 PM

Beautiful color and treatment work, Colette! Beautiful! #10447346

Amanda J. Tanner 12/2/2012 4:40:17 PM

Should be on a Calendar or Greeting Card. Beautiful work Colette! I love the dreamy painting like work! #10447358

Patrick Rouzes 12/2/2012 4:59:45 PM

Exceptional image and work, Colette! Looks like a page from a fairy tale! Good luck, my friend!
#10447390

Robert K. Bemus 12/2/2012 7:08:36 PM

Beautiful image, Colette!! #10447631

Avril Mrs Young 12/3/2012 2:14:42 AM

oh how awesome, too beautiful..wonderful story telling capture.. #10447981

Danny B. Head 12/3/2012 5:36:13 AM

Love the fell of the image and the leading lines! #10448284

Neal D. Hatcher 12/3/2012 7:30:41 AM

Fantastic capture+Super treatment=Fantastically Beautiful Work
"A WALL HANGER" #10448452

Karen Slagle 12/3/2012 8:08:50 AM

What a gorgeous work of art, Colette. #10448513

JO ANN CLEVELAND 12/3/2012 8:37:33 AM

Totally gorgeous Collette! Great presentation..

jo ann c. #10448545

Gary Enloe 12/3/2012 10:49:03 AM

Very nice Colette. Has a very dreamy feeling to it. Love it! #10448744

Colette M. Metcalf 12/3/2012 11:23:20 AM

Thank you!!! #10448796

Cindy Bendush 12/3/2012 10:01:33 PM

Beautiful effects and well placed focal point! #10449532

Ujjwal Mukherjee 12/4/2012 1:20:03 AM

So surreal!! Outstanding composition and treatment!! #10449658

Carolyn McIntosh 12/4/2012 12:05:24 PM

Ditto to whatever everyone else said . . love the colours and the dreaminess . .. wonderful glow to the photo. #10450689

Steven B. Lorraine 12/8/2012 9:30:23 PM

Awesome work,well done with the colors #10456664

Brian M. Jones 12/9/2012 6:39:54 AM

Really Like this image from you Colette. Very Artistic and shot very well. Great Job. Love the details and colors too. Hope to see this one again #10457120

Rudi Reiner 12/27/2012 11:09:51 AM

Excellent comp, finish and colors! #10480790

Songbird Cline 1/4/2013 3:25:10 PM

gorgeous.. lovely soft tones.. #10499494

Mike F. Anderson 1/4/2013 4:20:22 PM

Great Mood and POV, Colette! #10499609

Colette M. Metcalf 1/4/2013 7:39:36 PM

Thank you!!!! #10499816

Ellen Hodges 1/23/2013 7:15:28 PM

Huge congrats on a fabulous finalist, and all your wonderful finalists, Colette!!! Best luck!!! #10530491

Bobby Ray Goodman 1/23/2013 7:50:42 PM

Congratulations on this beautiful finalist,my friend!!! #10530697

Stan Kwasniowski 1/23/2013 8:59:50 PM

Colette, congratulations #10531041

Stefania Barbier 1/24/2013 1:19:14 AM

it's a beauty Colette, huge congrats!!! #10531585

Mary K. Robison 1/24/2013 4:00:46 AM

A gorgeous, dreamy scene, Colette.
Not surprised to see it among the Finalists. Congratulations! #10531969

Linda D. Lester 1/24/2013 5:04:28 AM

Beautiful! Congratulations on your finalist! #10532139

Neal D. Hatcher 1/24/2013 5:12:12 AM

----"CONGRATULATIONS"-----------------
--"GOOD LUCK IN THE NEXT ROUND"---- #10532169

Lynn M. Whitt 1/24/2013 6:11:34 AM

congratulations on your beautiful finalist. #10532378

Danny B. Head 1/24/2013 6:39:59 AM

Dreamy! Congrats! #10532460

Terry Cervi 1/24/2013 6:44:55 AM

Congrats on your beautiful finalist, Colette! #10532476

Connie J. Bagot 1/24/2013 7:24:16 AM

Congratulations Colette! Gorgeous finalist! #10532583

Ujjwal Mukherjee 1/24/2013 7:49:06 AM

Gorgeous finalist! Congratulations,Colette!! #10532666

Wm Nosal 1/24/2013 7:49:59 AM

Congratulations Colette! #10532669

Donna LaMattino Pagakis 1/24/2013 8:37:41 AM

Congratulations on your finalist! Very pretty Colette! #10532935

Bojan Bencic 1/24/2013 9:08:43 AM

Wonderful. Congratulations on your finalists, Colette! #10533087

isabel C. Zepeda 1/24/2013 9:16:59 AM

Colette

A BIG CONGRATULATIONS on this beautiful finalist

Ysa... #10533128

Lindley Johnson 1/24/2013 9:23:47 AM

Big congratulations on your beautiful finalist, Colette. #10533155

Colette M. Metcalf 1/24/2013 9:40:57 AM

Thank you all very much!!! #10533229

Marcel J. Fernandez 1/24/2013 10:03:22 AM

Colette, this is a Splendid Finalist. Congratulations. #10533323

Debra R. Harder 1/24/2013 10:05:58 AM

Extremely gorgeous, Colette! Huge congrats again! #10533333

Martha R. Mazon 1/24/2013 10:42:34 AM

It's a beauty, Colette! Congrats! #10533482

Colette M. Metcalf 1/24/2013 11:39:56 AM

Thank you very much!!! #10533672

Mitch Spence 1/24/2013 11:46:44 AM

Your fantasy is a winner, Colette. Congratulations. #10533703

Marijana Fajgl 1/24/2013 12:18:26 PM

Big congratulations on your fantastic finalist, Colette! #10533800

Nadia Paul 1/24/2013 12:55:21 PM

Congrats on your wonderful finalist Colette! #10533926

Anita N. Hogue 1/24/2013 1:13:13 PM

Congratulations on this beautiful finalist and all your other wonderful finalists, Colette! WTG! #10534003

Marilyn K. Lincecum 1/24/2013 1:14:28 PM

Love this and am so happy to see it again. Huge congratulations. #10534006

Tammy Espino 1/24/2013 1:19:11 PM

Congrats on your awesome silver win! :) #10534028

Nancyj Hovey 1/24/2013 2:43:46 PM

C O N G R A T U L A T I O N S
on your very deserving FINALIST! 8o) #10534365

Cindy Bendush 1/24/2013 3:04:50 PM

Awesome finalist - congrats! #10534437

Liz Bullock 1/24/2013 3:11:37 PM

Congratulations on your finalist! #10534466

Emile Abbott 1/24/2013 4:01:22 PM

Congratulations on another well deserved finalist, Colette. #10534622

Stephen Zacker 1/24/2013 4:59:33 PM

Like the mood this has. Congratulations #10534761

Stephen Zacker 1/24/2013 4:59:34 PM

Like the mood this has. Congratulations #10534762

Steven B. Lorraine 1/24/2013 5:00:13 PM

Awesome work,Congratulations and well deserved! #10534767

Thomas E. Hinds 1/24/2013 5:49:11 PM

Wonderful work! Congratulations on yet another great Finalist, Colette! Wow! #10534978

Ken Smith 1/24/2013 6:00:47 PM

Rather surreal, Colette. Congrats again on your multiple finalists! #10535056

Colette M. Metcalf 1/25/2013 2:10:54 AM

Thank you so much!! #10535830

Susan M. Smith 1/27/2013 12:31:19 PM

Gorgeous all the way around! Congrats on your Finalist, Colette! #10540184

Mike F. Anderson 1/27/2013 4:13:36 PM

Glad to see this as a finalist. Congratulations Colette! #10540361

Randy K. Baldwin 1/27/2013 5:56:11 PM

Congrats Colette On This 2nd Place Beauty! #10540514

Kay Beausoleil 1/27/2013 6:03:15 PM

Lovely work, Colette. Congratulations on your win!! #10540541

Deborah C. Lewinson 1/27/2013 6:06:21 PM

Huge congrats on your win, Colette!

Debby #10540554

Thomas E. Hinds 1/27/2013 6:09:03 PM

Big congratulations on this beautiful Winner, Colette! #10540568

Carol L. Quina 1/27/2013 6:30:42 PM

Congratulations on the win! #10540613

Rudi Reiner 1/27/2013 6:34:53 PM

Congratulations Colette! #10540620

Sharon Day 1/27/2013 6:40:54 PM

Beautiful image, Colette! Congratulations! #10540645

Martha R. Mazon 1/27/2013 6:47:42 PM

Congratulations on your fabulous winner, Colette!! #10540676

Renee Doyle 1/27/2013 7:02:29 PM

Congratulations Colette on this wonderful winner! #10540733

Millie A. Talarico 1/27/2013 7:40:09 PM

Awesome award, lovely image, Colette~! #10540825

Rona L. Schwarz 1/27/2013 8:39:59 PM

HUGE CONGRATS on this splendid Gold Winner, Colette!! Wonderful composition and the effects are superb! #10540936

Tammy Espino 1/27/2013 8:48:01 PM

Congrats on your win :) #10540952

Wm Nosal 1/27/2013 8:55:40 PM

Congratulations Again Colette! #10540980

Ellen Hodges 1/27/2013 8:58:27 PM

Huge congrats on your winner, Colette!!! #10540990

Steven B. Lorraine 1/27/2013 9:32:59 PM

Congratulations on your Gold,well done #10541065

Tamara K. Walker 1/27/2013 9:38:26 PM

Congratulations! #10541075

Robert K. Bemus 1/27/2013 9:52:47 PM

Congratulations on your Gold!! #10541093

Ann Coates 1/27/2013 10:46:19 PM

Congratulations on your beautiful Gold winner. #10541130

Stefania Barbier 1/27/2013 11:27:14 PM

congratulations on your gorgeous win!!! #10541163

Colette M. Metcalf 1/28/2013 2:47:52 AM

Thank you all so much!!! #10541384

Tammy M. Anderson 1/28/2013 2:52:03 AM

Beautiful winner. Congrats! #10541399

Carolyn M. Fletcher 1/28/2013 2:58:41 AM

Just super! Big congrats! A well deserved win~ #10541418

Nadia Paul 1/28/2013 3:10:04 AM

Congrats on this wonderful winner Colette! #10541438

Karen E. Michaels 1/28/2013 3:14:18 AM

Brava, Colette! #10541449

Mary K. Robison 1/28/2013 3:14:35 AM

Colette, this is so beautiful!
Congratulations on a well earned Gold Winner!
#10541450

Reynaldo D. Reyes 1/28/2013 3:45:19 AM

Woohoo! A huge Congratulations Colette, this is so wonderful ~ leading all the way home to Gold. #10541503

Ken Smith 1/28/2013 3:55:10 AM

Very surreal...congrats to you, Colette! #10541524

MELODIE C. ROBERTS 1/28/2013 4:03:20 AM

Yeeeeeaaahhhhh

Congratulations Colette!! #10541538

Gail P. Sullivan 1/28/2013 4:15:24 AM

Colette...amazing work...congrats! #10541573

Bojan Bencic 1/28/2013 4:20:29 AM

Well done, Colette. Congratulations on your win! #10541600

R. J. Laudenbacher 1/28/2013 4:44:41 AM

Congratulations on this beautiful winner, Colette! #10541658

Julie Burnett 1/28/2013 5:01:17 AM

Congratulations on this gorgeous gold winner, Colette!! #10541699

Connie J. Bagot 1/28/2013 5:35:08 AM

Huge congratulations Colette---so glad to see the gold on this beautiful image! #10541754

Terry Cervi 1/28/2013 6:31:35 AM

Congrats on your beautiful win, Colette!! #10541837

Lindley Johnson 1/28/2013 7:21:34 AM

So happy to see this beauty as a winner, Colette - congratulations! #10541906

Val Feldman 1/28/2013 7:45:32 AM

Just..totally...magical. What a gorgeous shot and what a magnificent Gold Win! Congratulations, Colette! #10541928

Emile Abbott 1/28/2013 8:39:15 AM

Congratulations Colette on taking home the gold Winner. #10542061

isabel C. Zepeda 1/28/2013 8:42:50 AM

Colette

A big congratulations on you Winner

Ysa... #10542075

Jessica Jenney 1/28/2013 8:51:39 AM

Congratulations, Colette on your beautiful winner! #10542109

John Rivera 1/28/2013 9:21:36 AM

Congratulations on a beautiful winner! #10542211

Debra R. Harder 1/28/2013 10:56:52 AM

Ohhhhh...how beautiful this is!! Huge congratulations, Colette, on your SUPERB GOLD WINNER!!! #10542391

Anita N. Hogue 1/28/2013 11:02:38 AM

A magical image! Congratulations onn your beautiful winner, Colette! #10542414

David Phalen 1/28/2013 11:58:40 AM

BIG Congrats on your beautiful Winner!! #10542553

Neal D. Hatcher 1/28/2013 12:11:44 PM

----------------("CONGRATULATIONS")-----ON YOUR GOLD----- #10542574

frank w. degenhardt 1/28/2013 12:46:44 PM

A work of art. Congratulations on the Win Colette. #10542625

Agnes Fegan 1/28/2013 1:05:01 PM

Congrats Colette !!! #10542667

Marilyn K. Lincecum 1/28/2013 2:44:48 PM

Loved this from the beginning and am so happy to see it win Gold. Congratulations Colette on a well deserved win. #10542808

Mike Clime 1/28/2013 2:51:21 PM

Congratulations! #10542818

Colette M. Metcalf 1/28/2013 3:29:08 PM

Thank you all SO much!!! #10542857

Mike F. Anderson 1/28/2013 4:44:08 PM

Congratulations Colette! #10542978

Patrick Rouzes 1/28/2013 6:54:49 PM

Happy to see this in the WINNERS circle, Colette!
#10543205

Cindy Bendush 1/28/2013 8:32:36 PM

Big congratulations on your excellent gold win! #10543280

Ujjwal Mukherjee 1/28/2013 10:29:00 PM

Huge congratulations on your wonderful Winner,Colette!! #10543355

Graeme Chow 1/29/2013 12:10:15 AM

Big congratulations on your fantastic winner, Colette! #10543418

Colette M. Metcalf 1/29/2013 1:48:59 AM

Thanks so much!!! #10543465

Bobby Ray Goodman 1/29/2013 7:25:46 AM

Big Congratulatios on this beautiful win my friend!!!! #10544025

Marcel J. Fernandez 1/29/2013 7:27:08 AM

Congratulations, Colette on your most beautiful Winner. #10544031

Colette M. Metcalf 1/29/2013 8:38:51 AM

Thanks so much Bobby and Marcel!!! #10544178

Ermanno Radice 1/29/2013 1:42:04 PM

Congratulations on this gorgeous gold winner, Colette!! Well deserved #10544493

Colette M. Metcalf 1/29/2013 3:39:04 PM

Thanks so much Ermanno!! #10544657

Irene Colling 1/29/2013 8:02:24 PM

Lovely, I especially like the soft dream-like effect that you applied.

Congratulations on your gold award. #10545117

Colette M. Metcalf 1/30/2013 3:13:25 PM

Thanks so much Irene!! #10546430

Joanna Kovalcsik 1/31/2013 6:00:15 AM

Beautiful effects and colors! Congratulations, Colette! #10547438

Colette M. Metcalf 1/31/2013 11:12:18 AM

Thank you Joanna!! #10547673

Donna LaMattino Pagakis 2/1/2013 2:12:24 AM

I'm so happy you won GOLD Colette. Your work is always so artsy!!! #10548581

Colette M. Metcalf 2/1/2013 2:18:58 AM

Thank you Donna:0) #10548592

Linda S. Smith 2/1/2013 1:09:50 PM

Huge Congrats on your Gold win Colette!!! #10549366

Colette M. Metcalf 2/1/2013 2:37:33 PM

Thank you Linda!!! #10549468

Danny B. Head 2/2/2013 5:07:06 AM

Congrats on your win, Colette! #10550076

Colette M. Metcalf 2/2/2013 5:57:20 AM

Thanks so much Danny!!! #10550127

Merna L. Nobile 2/2/2013 12:35:11 PM


Are you amazed at the vivid colors, sharpness and composition of your photographs? Well the judges are, CONGRATULATIONS you are a winner for the month of December, 2012!
Merna
#10550616

Colette M. Metcalf 2/3/2013 2:05:10 AM

Thanks so much Merna!! #10551357

Allen O. Howard 2/5/2013 12:38:39 PM

E*X*C*E*L*L*E*N*T!!! Congratulations Colette! WINNER!!! #10555115

Colette M. Metcalf 2/5/2013 2:42:00 PM

Thanks so much Allen!! #10555214

Mariann Kovats 3/1/2013 8:56:17 PM

Congrats on your awesome win, Colette! Beautiful! #10592654

Colette M. Metcalf 3/2/2013 3:31:59 AM

Thank you Mariann!! #10592833

Dianna Hauf 3/2/2013 5:36:35 AM

Your image makes me long to be there! WONDERFUL capture with great composition, color and ambience!! Congratulations Colette! #10592964

Colette M. Metcalf 3/2/2013 6:01:24 AM

Thank you Dianna!!! #10593021

Salwa Afef 5/5/2013 5:25:39 AM

Beautiful mood and color,congratulations :) #10682468

Colette M. Metcalf 5/5/2013 8:16:06 AM

Thank you Salwa!!! #10682672

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