City of Love!!!

© Renee Doyle

City of Love!!!

James Whitbread 2/7/2006 1:43:35 AM

WOW I was about to go to bed until I seen this shot God Dam its good the colors the textures the B/W the DOF the contrast Just builds one fantastic photograph.VERY GOOD Renee...Regards James Whitbread:) #387761

Margaret Sikora 2/7/2006 2:26:44 AM

This should be a postcard it is so beautifully taken.have a great day #2388337

Colette M. Metcalf 2/7/2006 4:10:40 AM

Wonderful image!!! #2388681

Ken Cole 2/7/2006 5:58:28 AM

Renee, your selective coloring was so well done, I didn't even realize it at first. Very nicely done. I am enjoying your gallery a lot...! #2389235

Goshka G. 2/7/2006 8:03:29 AM

Wonderful and oh so European, Renee!! #2389842

Steven Gunnerson 2/7/2006 9:29:13 AM

This is lovely Renee. Perfect timing and great selective coloring. #2390216

Karen Engelbreth 2/7/2006 10:19:01 AM

Wonderful image, Renee - love the selective color!!!

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Renee Doyle 2/7/2006 12:15:25 PM

James, Margaret, Colette, Ken, Goshka, Steven and Karen thankyou very much for you generous comments and encouragement!
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Stan J. Contrades 2/7/2006 1:39:47 PM

Excellent use of SC, Renee!! Very well done!!
Much Aloha,
Stan #2391057

Ray & Audrey Clarke 2/7/2006 2:23:51 PM

Wonderful post card Image!! (R) #2391272

Stephen Zacker 2/7/2006 2:50:10 PM

Like it :-) This would look super framed #2391433

Tammy Scott 2/7/2006 6:23:20 PM

YEAH!!! SNOW!!! I agree with Stephen! This would look beautiful framed! Great shot! #2392033

Anne D. Eigen 2/7/2006 6:41:30 PM

Excellent selective color work on this, Renee! Terrific Parisian street scene in winter!!! #2392101

Kristi A. Howson 2/7/2006 7:00:38 PM

Excellent work on the selective coloring..your choice of contrast couldn't be better. love this Renee! Very artistically expressed! #2392180

Deborah Sandidge 2/7/2006 7:50:50 PM

Fantastic title and composition, Renee - I like the selective color and perspective! #2392312

Su Sana E. P 2/7/2006 9:00:51 PM

Outstanding capture and presentation, Renee!! Beautiful!! #2392444

Carolyn J. Connolly 2/7/2006 10:26:42 PM

WOW, this really is a FABULOUS capture, Renee - it has such WONDERFUL ambiance...AND, the snow falling is an added bonus!! :o) No wonder you love Paris - it *IS* the renowned 'City of Love' after all, isn't it?!! ;o) Your composition is EXCELLENT, and your use of selective colouring is PERFECT!! A VERY well seen, taken, AND edited image, Renee!! :o) Hope you're having a GREAT week on the Gold Coast!! ;o) #2392590

Renee Doyle 2/7/2006 10:33:38 PM

I can't thank you guys enough - your encouragement is greatly appreciated - thanks Stan, Ray and Audrey, Stephen, Tammy, Anne, Kristi, Deborah, Susan and Carolyn!!!! #2392600

Alison Greenwood 2/8/2006 3:32:20 AM

WOW! That's beautiful! Wonderful POV and perspective! And I bet this would have looked like it was from another time if it was given a sepia effect! Superb job! #2393141

Renee Doyle 2/8/2006 3:41:05 AM

Thanks Alison .... the sepia idea is worth a go - thanks!!!
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Ken Smith 2/8/2006 2:17:18 PM

Renee, well done and I definitely like the selective coloring. #2395227

Chris Macer 2/8/2006 6:47:21 PM

Great capture, Renee and I love the sc in this :) #2396063

Madeline Ellis 2/13/2006 1:31:29 PM

The selective coloring really works in this beautiful composition. #2415131

Renee Doyle 2/13/2006 3:29:28 PM

Thanks Ken, Chris and Madeline!!!!
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Sylvia Rossler 3/22/2006 1:46:29 PM

Big congrats Renee :O) #2562795

Steven Gunnerson 3/22/2006 2:07:57 PM

Congratulations Renee!!!!! #2562946

Jenny Bosmans 3/22/2006 3:01:39 PM

Congratulations again, Renee!! Super!! #2563423

Laura Clay-Ballard 3/22/2006 4:42:01 PM

great shot! congrats! #2563931

Sherry S. Boles 3/22/2006 5:05:51 PM

Congrats, Renee...great job! #2564016

Su Sana E. P 3/22/2006 7:50:29 PM

Congratulations on this excellent Finalist, Renee!! #2564655

Laurence Saliba 3/22/2006 8:31:58 PM

Congratulations on this wonderful finalist Renee!!!! #2564802

Corinne M. Thompson 3/22/2006 10:40:20 PM

Wonderful capture and effects...Congrats on your Finalist! #2565157

Paul Sikora 3/22/2006 11:40:03 PM

Renee, congratulations again #2565262

Renee Doyle 3/23/2006 1:28:53 AM

Thanks so much for your kind congratulations!!! I appreciate them!!
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Ray & Audrey Clarke 3/23/2006 4:50:02 AM

Love the effects on this Renee, congratulations (r) #2565881

Lorraine A. Cook 3/23/2006 5:29:40 AM

This is so beautiful! Congratulations, Renee!!<:)) #2566056

Nadya Johnson 3/23/2006 2:56:01 PM

Congratulations Renee, on another outstanding finalist!! #2567861

Stan J. Contrades 3/23/2006 4:29:28 PM

CONGRATULATIONS, Renee, and best of luck to you in the next judging!!
Much Aloha,
Stan #2568207

Darryl Wilkinson 3/23/2006 5:11:29 PM

Congratulations once again, Renee! Beautiful work and image!!! #2568386

Pat Gamwell 3/23/2006 6:28:13 PM

Wonderful image....CONGRATS! #2568584

Life Expressions 3/23/2006 6:49:05 PM

Congrats on your wonderful finalist, Renee! #2568669

Renee Doyle 3/24/2006 9:57:54 PM

Thanks so much Ray, Lorraine, Nadya, Stan, Darryl, Pat and Robin for your kind congratulations!!!!!! #2572833

Su Sana E. P 3/26/2006 9:04:01 PM

Congratulations on this well deserving WIN, Renee!! #2578270

Darryl Wilkinson 3/26/2006 9:12:15 PM

WOOHOO, Renee! Congratulations on your win!!! Bravo!!!!! #2578293

Katherine Kuhn 3/26/2006 9:26:44 PM

Congratulations on a truly beautiful piece of artwork for your Second Place win! I love your use of selective color & the feel it gives of time & place. Congratulations! #2578321

Alisha L. Ekstrom 3/26/2006 9:32:21 PM

WOW Renee this is AWESOME!!! What a piece of artwork! I love your choice of s/c as well! CONGRATS on it being a WINNER!! YAY!!!! #2578349

Robyn Mackenzie 3/26/2006 9:59:28 PM

FANTASTIC win, Renee - congrats on this superb achievement. You must be deservedly proud of your skill in creating this beautiful image. I'm so excited for you.... :o) Robyn #2578464

Janine Russell 3/26/2006 10:19:21 PM

Renee, excellent detail, composition and use of selective colors; congratulations on your Second Place win. #2578513

Stan J. Contrades 3/26/2006 10:52:30 PM

CONGRATULATIONS on your 2nd Place win, Renee!! Great job!!
Much Aloha,
Stan #2578617

Ray & Audrey Clarke 3/26/2006 11:06:28 PM

Congratulations Renee, on your second place (r) #2578660

Steven Gunnerson 3/27/2006 12:20:05 AM

Congratulations Renee!!! #2578745

Debbie Hartley 3/27/2006 12:49:28 AM

Congratulations Renee!!! #2578774

Jenny Bosmans 3/27/2006 2:24:05 AM

Congratulations on your winner, Renee!! #2578980

Sylvia Rossler 3/27/2006 2:52:40 AM

Big congrats on your win Renee :O) #2579059

Claudia Kuhn 3/27/2006 4:36:39 AM

Wonderful winter/city image Renee, congrats on your win!! #2579539

KHAWLA Haddad 3/27/2006 4:44:47 AM

Big Congratulations on your Second Place winner Renee!!!. #2579574

Life Expressions 3/27/2006 5:46:59 AM

Congratulations on your win, Renee! #2579795

Ken Smith 3/27/2006 6:12:40 AM

Renee, congratulations on your 2nd place. Well deserved. #2579878

Laurence Saliba 3/27/2006 6:24:41 AM

A BIG CONGRATULATIONS Renee!!!!!!!!!! #2579937

Robert Baer 3/27/2006 6:28:36 AM

Renee
Congratulations my friend!!! You did well!!!Justin #2579956

Pat Gamwell 3/27/2006 6:33:31 AM

You go girlfriend!!!! Thrilled to see this one as a winner!! CONGRATS!! #2579972

Laura Clay-Ballard 3/27/2006 7:45:35 AM

congrats on this awesome winning image! #2580202

Laura Clay-Ballard 3/27/2006 7:45:35 AM

congrats on this awesome winning image! #2580203

Deborah Sandidge 3/27/2006 8:02:19 AM

I want to go to Paris... this is exceptional Renee - congratulations! #2580247

Leanne M.E. Boyd 3/27/2006 8:35:27 AM

Excellent shot, Reneee! I want to go the Paris myself............Congratulations on your win! #2580334

Bambi L. Dingman 3/27/2006 9:21:04 AM

Congratulations on your winner, Renee! This is beautifully done and really captures the spirit of Paris! #2580468

Lynne Morris 3/27/2006 9:38:04 AM

Congratulations on your Win, Renee, well done, this is a beautiful capture of Paris! #2580509

Desire Lilyman 3/27/2006 10:59:17 AM

Congrats Renee on a super winning shot. This is brillant. Keep it up. #2580765

Stephen Zacker 3/27/2006 1:51:40 PM

This is one Great image. Congratulations #2581343

Sharon Day 3/27/2006 3:39:15 PM

Congratulations, Renee!!! Awesome image! #2581668

Corinne M. Thompson 3/27/2006 4:00:37 PM

Congrats on your Second Place win! #2581704

Wally Orlowsky 3/27/2006 6:08:50 PM

Congratulations on this creative winner, Renee! #2582041

Evy Johansen 3/27/2006 11:45:29 PM

Congratulations on your beautiful win, Renee!! #2582594

Robert M. Nicholson 3/29/2006 10:53:41 AM

Congrat!! Glad the judges liked it too! #2587827

Susana Heide 3/29/2006 10:11:52 PM

What a melancholic mood! The sc adds a bit of warmth :o) Love it! Congrats Renee!! #2589587

Terry L. Ellis 3/30/2006 1:30:00 PM

So gorgeous, Renee! Congratulations! #2591784

Rhonda Smith 4/2/2006 7:35:08 PM

Beautiful... big congrats Renee on your win!! #2601443

Charlene Taylor 4/8/2006 7:02:35 AM

This is a wonderful picture. Congratulations! #2621770

10/14/2006 8:29:07 AM

Beautiful image Renee!
Congratulations on your win! #3448205

Kenneth Mucke 11/9/2006 9:44:25 PM

Love your choice of SC here....excellent image #3568537

Phil Cannon 8/23/2007 2:06:56 PM

Great street scene - nicely adapted!! #4689365

Poul Thorsen 2/10/2008 8:33:27 AM

Hi Renee
You have had so many comments for this wonderful image, that one more will not mean a lot, but I have to tell you that it really speaks to me and generates feelings. Very subjective, but commenting images, always will be subjective.

Regards

Poul #5473438


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Description

Getting in the mood for Valentines Day - no really - I just love Paris
Taken back in December when the snow started to fall
1/50, f5.6, iso200 desaturated but kept a little colour in ps


Uploaded on 2/7/2006 1:32:21 AM

BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner


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