Pemaquid LIghthouse, Maine

© Ken Smith

Pemaquid LIghthouse, Maine

Darren K. Fisher level-classic 1/31/2006 4:05:13 AM

WOW Ken, this is one of the best images I have seen of this place. Great perspective, colors and mood. #383636

Dennis Flanagan 1/31/2006 4:21:38 AM

Your hard work paid off. Great job on this. #2359199

Kathy Radford level-classic 1/31/2006 4:25:06 AM

Ken what a super job you did with this. I love it. One of my favorite lighthouses. Kathy in NH #2359212

Donna W. Neal 1/31/2006 4:25:49 AM

Excellent work on this gorgeous image Ken! #2359218

Cindy Paquette 1/31/2006 4:34:46 AM

OHHHHHHHHH WOW!!!!!! This image is so very excellent Ken! Love the bold colors in the fg and the misty fog surrounding the lighthouse! Fantastic...might just see this again I'm thinking!! ;-) #2359272

Kay E. Mahoney level-classic 1/31/2006 4:47:08 AM

BEAUTIFUL!!!!!!!! Fantastic work Ken. Love the scene and the effects. #2359334

Bridgette B 1/31/2006 5:20:47 AM

This picture is over the top!!! Fantastic work, Ken!! #2359425

Muriel Jackson level-classic 1/31/2006 5:33:19 AM

Superb Ken! Fantastic image! Love all the rose hips and the way the eye is led up over the rocks to the lighthouse! #2359484

Nina Shields 1/31/2006 5:36:51 AM

Ken, all of your hard work resulted in a very high impact shot; the FG color really pops and helps to lead the eye to the drama of the lighthouse, your lighting addition really makes the scene and puts great emphasis on a fascinating subject; beautifully presented! #2359507

Cathy Barrows 1/31/2006 5:41:12 AM

gorgeous...i can't wait til June when we are in Maine #2359527

Gail Vitikacs level-classic 1/31/2006 5:53:00 AM

Sooooo striking Ken...love the effects that you added...adds to the beauty of this scene...way to go!!!! #2359560

Life Expressions 1/31/2006 6:04:01 AM

This is SO beautiful Ken!! I think the veil of fog adds to rather then takes away for this image. You did a marvelous job on this. Itís one of my favorites. #2359595

Karen Slagle level-classic 1/31/2006 6:35:02 AM

Your hard work certainly paid off Ken. This is absolutely gorgeous and I love the misty feel of it plus the beautiful colors of the foreground. #2359719

kerby lee pfrangle level-classic 1/31/2006 6:37:08 AM

Ken very magic feel to the image. Love the bright colors up front and the magic feel to the image of the lighthouse.

Very nice work on this one. Kerby #2359725

Claudia Kuhn level-classic 1/31/2006 6:44:50 AM

Wonderful comp and tones Ken, love the fog! #2359764

Michelle Lea Guinn level-classic 1/31/2006 6:54:23 AM

Beautiful image Ken!!! Fantastic use of effects!!! mlg~ #2359812

Shelly A. Van Camp level-classic 1/31/2006 7:29:43 AM

Very, very Pretty...Maine my home state!! Great effects and work on this great image!!!! #2359965

Carla Metzler level-classic 1/31/2006 7:35:37 AM

Your work paid off, this is absolutely beautiful, Ken! #2359987

Judy S. Fung level-classic 1/31/2006 12:32:58 PM

Lovely image and terrific work on this, Ken! #2360946

Linda D. Lester level-classic 1/31/2006 2:28:26 PM

Perfect! #2361321

Susie Peek-Swint level-classic 1/31/2006 3:53:02 PM

Wonderful composition and work on this Ken ~ awesome job on bringing out the colours which compliment the fog so well ~ a winner for me! #2361623

Kaye Burazin level-classic 1/31/2006 4:43:47 PM

Superb Ken, the duel dimension blends together to form a perfect balance of clarity and mist. #2361716

Ken Smith level-classic 1/31/2006 5:06:24 PM

Thanks everyone for the comments. It's nice to pull out a picture that's been on the shelf. I think the addition of the light beam helped. #2361762

Candice C. Calhoun level-classic 1/31/2006 8:23:51 PM

Wow, sensational photo, Ken! Great use of Mystical Light to create the beam of light...the mood is fantastic!

ccc #2362326

Janine Russell level-classic 1/31/2006 10:25:08 PM

Ken, awesome colors, detail and lighting; great save. #2362481

Jill Odice level-classic 1/31/2006 11:26:54 PM

Ken, growing up in New England and loving lighthouses, this is a natural favorite shot of mine! All your work sure paid off! Wonderful and most likely we will see this one again! #2362608

Pat Gamwell level-classic 1/31/2006 11:34:28 PM

Your hard work paid off, my friend! SUPERB, MAGNIFICENT, OUTSTANDING! #2362627

Darryl Wilkinson 1/31/2006 11:36:19 PM

Nice work, Ken! Glad to see you were able to revive it! Beautiful!!! #2362630

Cora Miller level-classic 2/1/2006 12:02:03 AM

You've achieved maximum impact with your added effects. Absolutely spectacular image, Ken! #2362679

Ken Smith level-classic 2/1/2006 4:01:35 AM

Janine, Candice, Jill, Pat, Darryl, and Cora, thanks so much for your comments. #2363143

Mary L. Graham level-classic 2/1/2006 4:07:18 AM

Beautiful Ken!! love this shot! =) #2363173

She-She Killough level-classic 2/1/2006 10:31:04 AM

Wow I need to stop by your gallery more often to see what your up to!! This is AWESOME!! Did you enter this an I miss it? Beautiful and worth all the hard work!! :D #2365002

Hendrik Storme level-classic 2/1/2006 2:56:22 PM

Love the contrast of the fog and the colorful fg!Superb work and capture! #2365819

Emile Abbott level-classic 2/1/2006 3:00:50 PM

Your hard work paid off Ken. This is very beautiful and the light beam just adds to the mystery. Excellent my friend. #2365838

Ken Smith level-classic 2/1/2006 3:30:36 PM

Mary, Sheesh, Hendrik, and EMile, thanks so much for the comments. #2365922

Wende Trew level-classic 2/2/2006 6:31:54 PM

Wow!! This is a wonderful image!! All that hard work paid off!! Awesome!! Love all the brilliant color also!! #2370520

Jeanie Hughes level-classic 2/3/2006 7:05:54 AM

Great job! I love the look and feel of this photo. #2372142

Ken Smith level-classic 2/3/2006 4:53:09 PM

Wende and Teanie, thanks for the nice comments. #2373981

Esther Smith level-classic 2/3/2006 8:50:19 PM

Incredible image, Ken! Beautiful effects! #2374667

Susan J. Allen level-classic 2/5/2006 9:28:38 AM

OUTSTANDING! You keep outdoing yourself--the quality of your images in your gallery was always superb, but even in the short time I've been viewing them something magical seems to be happening. My only question is: "When are you going to quit your day job?" #2381175

Ken Smith level-classic 2/5/2006 1:42:48 PM

Esther and Susan, thanks for the nice words. Susan, I better keep the day job. Thanks, though. #2382242

Alison Greenwood level-classic 2/6/2006 3:03:44 PM

Fantastic Ken! You did an awesome job!!! #2386538

Marsha S. Smith 2/7/2006 2:27:06 PM

I love this! Looks like the lighthouse is doing its job in all that fog. Great idea with the beam of light! #2391291

Ken Smith level-classic 2/7/2006 4:29:21 PM

Marsha and Alison, thanks so much for your comments. #2391670

Sharon Day level-classic 2/9/2006 2:28:47 PM

Beautiful image, Ken!!! The added beam of light really makes this nice! Gorgeous scene! #2399512

Corinne M. Thompson level-classic 2/10/2006 11:59:51 PM

Ken, this is an excellent image! Love the comp,colors, and the way the lighthouse fades into the background.

Thanks for the kind words and support for my daughter..."no worries" about my gallery :) #2405298

Linda D. Lester level-classic 2/16/2006 8:23:04 PM

Okay I think this one could make it!
Good night! #2428430

Kenneth Mucke 5/7/2006 6:20:14 PM

So amazing..I have no idea why you are not winning more awards on here...your work is perfect #2735687

Michael S. Baker level-classic 6/12/2006 4:31:18 PM

Very nice capture, Ken. Like the work you did on this one, adding the light. As you well know, some times you just need to sit down and work through the details! Nice job!
Regards,
Mike B- #2887326

Roger D. Meador 8/13/2006 11:54:55 AM

Oh man, this is a beauty. #3158692

Carla Metzler 9/26/2006 5:51:07 PM

Congratulations on this wonderful finalist, Ken! #3366638

She-She Killough level-classic 9/26/2006 5:56:49 PM

YEAH!!! WTG KEN!! #3366722

Dennis Flanagan 9/26/2006 6:02:54 PM

Best lighthouse shot of the bunch. #3366818

Renee Doyle level-classic 9/26/2006 6:19:27 PM

Congratulations on this wonderful finalist Ken!!!
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Gail Vitikacs level-classic 9/26/2006 6:39:46 PM

FABULOUS and well deserved Ken!!!!!!!!!!! #3367272

Melissa Gurdus level-classic 9/26/2006 7:25:19 PM

Congratulations on this most deserving finalist!!! #3367804

Linda D. Lester level-classic 9/26/2006 8:03:42 PM

Awesome...congratulations! #3368323

Su Sana E. P level-classic 9/26/2006 8:54:32 PM

Wow!! Congratulations again, Ken!! #3368927

Crossroad Photography level-classic 9/26/2006 9:25:53 PM

Beautiful finalist, Ken! Good luck next round. #3369210

Nancy L. Green level-classic 9/26/2006 9:53:09 PM

Congrats Ken on your wonderful finalist!! <>< #3369403

Tammy Scott level-classic 9/27/2006 4:11:19 AM

Just beautiful - Congratulations #3371029

Kay E. Mahoney level-classic 9/27/2006 4:49:55 AM

Congratulations on your finalist Ken. Good luck in the next round. #3371233

Kenneth Mucke 9/27/2006 6:14:17 AM

Another big Congrats Ken #3371737

Emile Abbott level-classic 9/27/2006 8:35:47 AM

I hope we see this yet again Ken. Fantastic finalist. #3372857

Rakesh Syal level-classic 9/27/2006 10:34:29 AM

Congratulations on this wonderful finalist, Ken! #3373583

Bill Wyatt 9/27/2006 1:27:52 PM

Is this how Dennis found you? I always wondered how he found you when he got lost! Congratulations, Ken!!!!! #3374565

Terry L. Ellis level-classic 9/27/2006 2:27:33 PM

Congratulations again, Ken, on your excellent finalist! The mist is gorgeous. #3374927

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna level-classic 9/27/2006 7:54:22 PM

WOW WOW WOW!!! Ken, CONGRATULATIONS on your gorgeous photos! ^.^ Kitty #3376594

Mary Timman level-classic 9/28/2006 5:48:00 PM

Absolutely stunning.
Congratulations again! #3381962

Su Sana E. P level-classic 9/28/2006 11:49:36 PM

Congratulations on your Win, Ken!! #3382873

Lynne Morris level-classic 9/28/2006 11:57:45 PM

Many congratulations on your win Ken, a stunning piece of work. #3382913

Darryl Wilkinson 9/29/2006 12:34:09 AM

Spectacular winner, Ken! Way to go, Buddy :) #3383155

Pat Gamwell 9/29/2006 12:36:25 AM

WTG, Ken! Big Congrats! #3383172

Janine Russell level-classic 9/29/2006 12:43:52 AM

Ken, congratulations on your Second Place win. #3383221

Renee Doyle level-classic 9/29/2006 12:54:14 AM

Congratulations Ken on your wonderful second place win!!!!
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Jenny Bosmans level-classic 9/29/2006 1:06:26 AM

Big congratulations, Ken! :) #3383384

Rakesh Syal level-classic 9/29/2006 2:18:46 AM

Congratulations, Ken...an OUTSTANDING WINNER!!! #3383625

Gail Vitikacs level-classic 9/29/2006 3:42:17 AM

HOORAY!!!! SOOOO HAPPY TO SEE IT PLACE!!!! BIG CONGRATULATIONS KEN!!! #3383992

Tammy Scott 9/29/2006 3:45:24 AM

CONGRATULATIONS - Great win #3384011

Carla Metzler 9/29/2006 3:50:29 AM

Congratulations on your winning image, Ken! #3384039

Sherri Conley 9/29/2006 4:43:46 AM

Congratulations, Ken! This is a beauty! #3384315

Linda D. Lester level-classic 9/29/2006 5:41:00 AM

Congratulations on this beauty!!! #3384636

Donna W. Neal level-classic 9/29/2006 5:44:33 AM

Your work on this image paid off big as it should have. This is gorgeous!
Congratulations on your win. #3384658

Bobbie Davis level-classic 9/29/2006 5:45:11 AM

Awesome win Ken! #3384663

Terry L. Ellis level-classic 9/29/2006 6:13:27 AM

Ken, so well deserved! Congratulations on this awesome win! #3384821

Kay E. Mahoney level-classic 9/29/2006 6:15:39 AM

Ken, Congratulations on your beautiful 2nd place winner. WTG. #3384830

Mary Timman level-classic 9/29/2006 6:49:53 AM

Congratulations Ken! #3385147

Nadine A. Lewis level-classic 9/29/2006 7:10:15 AM

Yeah!!! A big congrats on your much deserved win!!! #3385337

She-She Killough level-classic 9/29/2006 8:55:56 AM

You DID it AGAIN Ken!!! Huge Congrats!! #3385896

Claudia Kuhn level-classic 9/29/2006 9:04:33 AM

Wonderful Ken, congrats on your win! #3385937

David Phalen level-classic 9/29/2006 9:22:13 AM

BIG, BIG congrats on your winner. Well earned!! #3386022

Colette M. Metcalf level-classic 9/29/2006 12:12:19 PM

Congratulations to you Ken!!! #3386752

Bill Wyatt 9/29/2006 12:22:50 PM

Congratulations Ken!!!!! #3386786

Kara Hendricks level-classic 9/29/2006 12:47:04 PM

A gorgeous choice for a GOLD... Congratulations Ken!!!! #3386913

Nadya Johnson 9/29/2006 3:22:12 PM

Way to go!! Congratulations on your SPECTACULAR Winner, Ken! #3387490

Jen M 9/29/2006 4:15:59 PM

Congratulations on this beautiful winner!!!! #3387671

Michelle J. Harvey 9/29/2006 6:20:29 PM

This is absolutely marvelous Ken!! Congrats on this gorgeous winner!! #3388078

William C. Raco level-classic 9/29/2006 6:51:21 PM

Excellent color, exposure and presentation
Congratulations, Ken

Bill #3388215

Sharon Day level-classic 9/29/2006 7:53:54 PM

Gorgeous image, Ken!!! Big congratulations on a job well done! #3388527

Kristi A. Howson level-classic 9/29/2006 7:54:44 PM

Congratulations Ken on this fantastic win!!! #3388529

Laura Clay-Ballard 9/30/2006 4:45:03 AM

congrats! #3389485

Judyann Plante level-classic 9/30/2006 8:33:29 AM

So happy to see this fantastic image in the winners circle. Congratulations, Ken!!!

Judyann ><> #3390266

Emile Abbott level-classic 9/30/2006 10:14:37 AM

Huge congratulation on a well deserved win, Ken. #3390530

Susan J. Allen level-classic 9/30/2006 10:18:34 AM

Congratulations!!!!! You done good! #3390542

Alison Greenwood level-classic 9/30/2006 11:27:04 AM

Gorgeous Ken! Congrats on your 2nd place win. Hope all is well with you :o) #3390714

Donna LaMattino Pagakis level-classic 9/30/2006 3:32:17 PM

Truly gorgeous Ken!! Congratulations on your second place win!!! #3391383

Nancy L. Green level-classic 9/30/2006 5:44:32 PM

Congratulations Ken on this awesome win!! <>< #3391639

Joannie M. Bertucci level-classic 10/1/2006 10:47:33 AM

What an absolutely wonderful lighthouse image Ken!
A very well deserved win, contratulations! #3394388

Cora Miller level-classic 10/1/2006 4:14:54 PM

I couldn't believe it when this didn't make it the first time around. Glad you decided to reenter it. Congratulations on your win, Ken. #3395120

Muriel Jackson level-classic 10/2/2006 7:53:26 AM

Many congratulations Ken. This is a grand image I love it and so interesting to see that it didn't make it first time. #3398057

Karen Spychalski-Sullins level-classic 10/14/2006 7:47:58 AM

Pemaquid is one great place and you have captured the essence of it perfectly. It may have been gray and rainy while you were there, but this is what if "FEELS" like to be sitting on those rocks and watching the mighty ocean. I can almost smell the lobster cooking...and those yummy blueberry pancakes. #3448076

eileen bedford level-classic 11/9/2006 1:18:38 PM

AWESOME Ken, congratulations on your win... #3567002

Rose Bailey level-classic 11/22/2006 3:47:49 AM

Fantastic! Congratulations on your well deserved win! #3614771

David Pearce level-classic 9/4/2007 6:03:40 PM

VERY Nice. Great imagination Ken! Shows what can be done with skill and vision even under difficult conditions. Congratulations! #4747177

Jo F. Everett level-classic 8/11/2008 6:50:29 PM

Great job! #6301482

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Description

It was a dark and foggy morning. Sadly, this was my recollection of the Maine coast during my Oct trip to New England. I had to work this image hard, just to bring out some colors. This is the lighthouse that's on the back of the Maine quarter. Added in the light beam with Mystical Lights.

Uploaded on 1/31/2006 3:59:43 AM

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