Carolyn M. Fletcher level-deluxe 1/11/2006 6:13:03 AM

Wonderful work! Looks like a winner! #372883

Mellanie 1/11/2006 6:23:28 AM

WOW, julie! I just love this! The dreamy was a nice added addition! Hope to see it again! #2276105

Barbara Helgason 1/11/2006 7:49:41 AM

Fantastic work Julie, I love it! #2276401

Bambi L. Dingman 1/11/2006 8:08:20 AM

Really well done! I never would have guessed that you layered this. Great effects! #2276463

Bobbie Davis 1/11/2006 8:10:34 AM

Love the layered job Julie! #2276472

Mary Swift 1/11/2006 8:38:20 AM

Wonderful image, Julie! The dreamy effect is great. Excellent work! #2276550

Fax Sinclair level-deluxe 1/11/2006 8:51:06 AM

This is really a wonderful image. Great work! #2276586

Brinn MacDougall level-deluxe 1/11/2006 9:08:27 AM

Well done, Julie..you did a great job adding the dog, shadow and all!! #2276657

Sandy Landon level-deluxe 1/11/2006 9:25:51 AM

This is fantastic!! Great job on all the effects!! #2276731

Linda Boehme level-deluxe 1/11/2006 10:51:08 AM

Wonderful image, Julie! Great job with layering and effects. I like the way this reveals the unwavering dedication of a dog as it waits for it's master. #2277070

Julie Abston 1/11/2006 7:38:46 PM

Thank you all so much! I appreciate each of you taking the time to comment. It means a lot!! #2278689

Janine Russell level-deluxe 1/11/2006 9:05:55 PM

Julie, excellent detail, clarity, composition and effects. #2278826

Bishop Bastien 1/12/2006 6:43:47 AM

Julie --

A great shot...a winner for sure!

Best regards -- Bishop #2280248

Julie Abston 1/12/2006 7:54:16 PM

Thanks so much Janine and Bishop! Your comments are kind and I appreciate them so much!!! #2282535

Sherri Conley 2/21/2006 4:35:12 AM

Excellent! Congrats on your finalist! #2444473

Alana Ibe 2/21/2006 7:50:09 AM

Congratulations, Julie!!! #2446153

Debra LeVasseur 2/21/2006 12:53:39 PM

Looks Great!! Love the effects. Congrats!! #2447903

Kay E. Mahoney level-deluxe 2/21/2006 1:45:17 PM

Congratulations Julie. Good luck in the next round. #2448101

Mick Burkey level-deluxe 2/22/2006 10:29:55 AM

Awe, poor guy. Great work, Julie! Congrats on the finals. #2453488

The Judges at BetterPhoto.com 2/22/2006 2:52:15 PM

Nice! Love how the dog is clear/sharp and the background is dreamy. #2454353

Julie Abston 2/22/2006 7:34:20 PM

Thank you all so very much! I truly appreciate each and every one of your kind comments!!!! #2455230

Ronald F. Fischer 2/23/2006 9:35:59 AM

This is an awesome image! Congratulations!! #2457526

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-deluxe 2/23/2006 7:33:24 PM

I really like the effects Julie!! Nice work! #2460022

Barbara Helgason 2/25/2006 12:56:27 PM

I always loved this one, I am so glad it won. Congratulations! #2466526

Sharon Day level-deluxe 2/25/2006 1:13:00 PM

Big congratulations on your 2nd place win, Julie!!! Well deserved! #2466673

Kay E. Mahoney level-deluxe 2/25/2006 1:25:14 PM

Congratulations on your 2nd place win Julie. #2466801

Deborah Sandidge 2/25/2006 1:32:26 PM

I love your work on this Julie - congratulations! #2466872

Susana Ms Heide 2/25/2006 1:37:09 PM

Another winner for you Julie!!! Many CONGRATS! Go and celebrate :o) #2466908

Kerby Pfrangle level-deluxe 2/25/2006 1:37:55 PM

Julie congradulations on your second place winner. Beautiful work. Kerby #2466919

Mick Burkey level-deluxe 2/25/2006 1:58:31 PM

Congrats on your 2nd place win, Julie! Great job. #2467053

Alana Ibe 2/25/2006 2:39:14 PM

Congratulations Julie!! This is a wonderful storytelling winner! #2467242

Jill Flynn level-deluxe 2/25/2006 2:55:42 PM

LOVE THIS!!! Congratulations on your win Julie! #2467320

Gisela Olsson 2/25/2006 4:06:48 PM

Congratulations on your win! I love what you have done in PS, very impressed by the way you added the dog, with shadows and everything it blends in so smoothly and that dreamy effect is just perfect. a Well deserved win! #2467586

Anna Diederich 2/25/2006 4:14:48 PM

Awesome shot! Congratualtions on your win! #2467619

Jenny Bosmans 2/25/2006 4:29:36 PM

Congratulations on this fantastic winner, Julie!! #2467679

Kay Beausoleil level-deluxe 2/25/2006 5:04:41 PM

Great work, Julie -- congratulations on your win! #2467882

Laura Clay-Ballard 2/25/2006 5:31:56 PM

FABULOUS winning image! congrats #2468005

Paul Michko 2/25/2006 6:36:05 PM

Another awesome win, Julie. Congratulations!!! #2468195

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-deluxe 2/25/2006 7:45:15 PM

A great month for you!! Your imagination and technique are truly wonderful, congrats!! #2468497

Karen Engelbreth 2/26/2006 1:07:06 AM

Big congrats on your win, Julie! #2469246

Donna W. Neal 2/26/2006 6:17:09 AM

Another big Congratulations on this outstanding winner Julie #2470016

Dale Ann Cubbage 2/26/2006 11:46:13 AM

A beautiful image, Julie. Congrats.

da #2471196

Julie Abston 2/26/2006 3:12:56 PM

Thank you all SO MUCH for your great comments!!! I truly appreciate it!! #2471635

Monika Sapek level-deluxe 2/26/2006 10:07:47 PM

Fun image with lovely softness! I just love the sky here! Congratulations on your Second Place Winner, Julie!

Wally Orlowsky 2/27/2006 5:04:54 AM

Congratulations on another superbly composed winner, Julie! #2473704

Amanda Price 3/1/2006 12:40:59 PM

I would NEVER have guessed that you did this is PS! What an artist you are! Congrats on your win! #2484547

Julie Abston 3/1/2006 7:40:32 PM

Thank you all so much. I appreciate your great comments!! #2485820

Carolyn J. Connolly level-deluxe 3/9/2006 11:31:30 PM

This is a *WONDERFUL* image, with GREAT PS work, Julie!! It R-E-A-L-L-Y deserved it's Second Place win for you recently!! Sincere *CONGRATULATIONS*!! :o) #2516588

Jeff Scheerer 3/10/2006 6:59:00 PM

wonderful job really great work and congrates on your win u deserve it #2519691

Els De Winter 3/12/2006 9:14:15 AM

Julie, this is a wonderful image!! I watched your gallery and admire your work. It's absolutely wonderful. #2523987

Cathy M. Gromball 3/24/2006 2:25:22 PM

Congratulations on your Second Place win, Julie!

Cathy :) #2571899

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Layered dog onto the road image, applied a little dreamy effect. Done in PSCS.

Uploaded on 1/11/2006 6:06:30 AM

BetterPhoto.com All Time Best Photo Contest Finalist
BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner

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