Feathered Flare

© Lori Carlson

Feathered Flare

James Whitbread 2/8/2006 5:20:09 PM

Very nice PS work, Lori ... well done:) #388756

Lori Carlson 2/8/2006 5:29:05 PM

Thank you James!! I appreciate your commenting on this!! :0) PS is too much fun, isn't it!?! So much to learn!! :0) Peace. #2395802

Tammy Scott 2/8/2006 7:14:03 PM

Oh, this is another gorgeous shot! Great blue and wonderful effect! #2396223

Colette M. Metcalf 2/8/2006 7:40:46 PM

Beautiful image, Lori!!! #2396380

Darryl Wilkinson 2/9/2006 1:29:11 AM

Love the colors, Lori, very beautiful and creative piece, once again!!! :) #2396996

Shelly A. Van Camp 2/10/2006 6:54:41 PM

Sooooooooo Pretty, Lori!! Love this!! #2404700

Karen Walzer 2/10/2006 7:34:03 PM

beautifully done! #2404830

Lori Carlson 2/11/2006 10:13:41 AM

So awesome to hear from you all! Thank you very much Tammy, Colette, Darryl, Shelly & Karen!! :0) #2407168

Deb Holmes 2/11/2006 12:59:05 PM

Stunning Lori, beautiful work! #2407717

Laurence Saliba 2/12/2006 1:32:32 AM

Awesome work Lori!!! Beautiful colour!!! #2409390

Lori Carlson 2/12/2006 9:31:01 AM

Thank you so much Deb & Laurence!! Glad you like it! :0) This feather is special to me as I found it while in Canada visiting my brother in Port Renfrew, BC walking along the beach. Hadn't seen each other in years! Long story there, but it was wonderful to have the family all together again!! :0) Thanks again!! :0) #2410641

Lori Carlson 2/12/2006 9:32:32 AM

It's an Osprey feather by the way!! :0) #2410646

Mary N C. Taitt 2/16/2006 6:04:22 AM

Ah, an osprey feather, how appropriate! Wonderful work, Lori, confratulations for being chosen for digital darkroom! Mary :-) #2425584

Marsha J. Sheehy 2/16/2006 9:47:16 AM

That is one cool photo, very calming effect it has. Do More !! #2426438

Jim Kinnunen 2/19/2006 12:46:34 PM

Excellent creative image, Lori!:) #2437998

Lori Carlson 2/19/2006 4:34:23 PM

It is so exciting to have this in the newsletter~Thank you for the honor BP!! Nice way to celebrate my year anniversary of being a member of this fine group!! You all have taught me so much!! :0)
Thanks also for the congrats and comments Mary, Marsha & Jim!!! Appreciate you! :0) #2438600

Alisha L. Ekstrom 3/1/2006 1:02:40 PM

WOW Lori...VERY COOL! FANTASTIC effects. Congrats on this being in the DD newsletter! A little late, BUT hey..better late than never:)...LOL!!!! #2484616

Kristy A. Keene 3/5/2006 9:08:13 AM

WOW!!! I am in awe!!! #2499125

Lori Carlson 3/5/2006 9:14:00 AM

Oh, your comments make me smile. :0) Thank you so much for them Alisha and Kristy! :0) #2499139

Shelly A. Van Camp 3/5/2006 8:40:45 PM

Wow, Beautiful...Well done!! #2500721

Lori Carlson 3/5/2006 9:20:37 PM

Thank you Shelly friend! :0) #2500832

Stephen Zacker 3/29/2006 1:42:20 PM

This is Awesome! #2588355

Darryl Wilkinson 3/31/2006 12:13:37 AM

WOOHOO!!!! Lori, I am so happy to tell you CONGRATULATIONS on this beautiful POTD! BRAVO!!!!! #2592882

Joy Rector 3/31/2006 3:00:21 AM

congrats on the POTD #2593097

Laurence Saliba 3/31/2006 3:43:06 AM

Congrats on POTD Lori!!!! #2593203

RC Fritz 3/31/2006 4:00:42 AM

Great image. Congrats on P O T D, Lori ! #2593240

Diana Child 3/31/2006 4:00:54 AM

Congrats on the POTD Lori! This is a gorgeous image. #2593241

Lori Carlson 3/31/2006 4:26:55 AM

WOW!!! Has this ever brightened the stormy spring day I've awoke too!! :0) My first POTD!!! I just can't believe it!! Thanks for sharing with me Stephen, Darryl, Joy, Laurence, RC and Diana!!! :0) And big thanks BP!! :0) Have a blessed day all! :0) #2593340

David Phalen 3/31/2006 4:34:28 AM

Love the color and effect! I envy your creativity. #2593366

Ronald Balthazor 3/31/2006 4:45:47 AM

You tickle me well with your flood shots, Lori. #2593429

Terry L. Ellis 3/31/2006 5:49:00 AM

Beautiful work, Lori! Congratulations on this fantastic POTD! #2593635

Lindley Johnson 3/31/2006 5:55:38 AM

Great photo - such creative PS effects! Congratulations on your beautiful POTD. #2593666

Kathleen R. Struckle 3/31/2006 6:18:07 AM

Spectacular colors and very creative!! Congrats on POTD!! #2593734

Jim Kinnunen 3/31/2006 6:20:13 AM

Congratulations on this wonderfully done POTD, Lori!!!!! #2593745

Jill Flynn 3/31/2006 6:29:50 AM

So creative and beautiful Lori! Congratulations on your POTD! #2593783

Laura Clay-Ballard 3/31/2006 6:41:47 AM

awesome potd! congrats. #2593835

Martin J. Preslar 3/31/2006 7:02:29 AM

Congrats on the POTD and the Newsletter appearance. This is extremely well done and beautiful! :) #2593928

Amy Jackson 3/31/2006 7:24:33 AM

Very creative, Lori! Great shot... Congratulations on POTD!! #2594028

Leanne M.E. Boyd 3/31/2006 8:35:23 AM

Beautiful image, Lori! Congratulations on your POTD! #2594284

Mary N C. Taitt 3/31/2006 11:05:16 AM

Congratulations on your POTD! Cool! Mary :-) #2594752

James E. Coleman 3/31/2006 12:04:06 PM

Lori,
Very nicely done, always interesting to see different people's great perspectives on shooting something.
Jim #2594920

Mary Clarke 3/31/2006 1:17:10 PM

Many congratulations on POTD Lori, lovely image #2595128

Stephen Zacker 3/31/2006 1:38:32 PM

I'm not surprised.. this is stunning. Congratulations #2595179

Jenny Bosmans 3/31/2006 1:41:25 PM

Congratulations on this beautiful POTD, Lori!! #2595189

Donna LaMattino Pagakis 3/31/2006 4:46:48 PM

Unique and beautiful, congratulations! #2595508

Evy Johansen 3/31/2006 8:38:01 PM

Very beautiful image, Lori! Big congratulations on your POTD! #2595930

Lori Carlson 4/1/2006 7:32:14 AM

BIG THANKS FROM THE HEART!! :0)
It means so much to me that you all would take the time to comment and offer your congrats!! Made my day real special. This BP world is too cool! :0)
Peace all. #2596943

Life Expressions 4/25/2006 12:57:25 PM

Congratulations on your finalist, Lori! #2686248

Jim Kinnunen 4/25/2006 8:32:27 PM

Congratulations on this wonderful finalist, Lori!:) #2690475

Jenny Bosmans 4/26/2006 3:43:44 AM

Congratulations on this beautiful finalist, Lori!! #2692002

Stephen Zacker 4/26/2006 4:50:55 AM

Just Stunning. Congratulations #2692397

Leanne M.E. Boyd 4/26/2006 8:43:15 AM

Congratulations Lori! #2693283

Lori Carlson 4/26/2006 11:09:08 AM

Hi Robin, Jim, Jenny, Stephen, and Leanne! Thanks so much for taking time to offer your congrats on this!! And a big thanks to BP too for this recognition!! Appreciate you all so much! Happy day! :0) #2693791

Darryl Wilkinson 4/27/2006 12:03:22 AM

WOW! Lori, Congratulations on making finalist with this beautiful piece of work! Way to go! #2696081

Ronald Balthazor 5/18/2006 3:42:04 AM

Another great recognition, Lori, in Digital Darkroom. Terrific!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! (Man! Am I glad exclamation marks are inexpensive.) #2779588

Lori Carlson 5/18/2006 4:48:44 AM

You boys make me smile! :0) Thanks so much for thinking of me and leaving your wonderful comments!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! :0) #2779926

Donna LaMattino Pagakis 5/18/2006 9:31:22 AM

Congratulations on your featured photo. Very unique and beautiful!! #2781466

Lori Carlson 6/28/2006 11:27:08 AM

I appreciate your comments so much Donna!! Thank you bunches! :0) #2962030

Cheryl E. Molennor 4/1/2007 8:44:24 AM

Very creayive. Congrtulations #4118835

Lori Carlson 5/13/2007 8:51:28 AM

Thank you Cheryl!! I really had fun with this one! :0) Glad you like it! :0) #4278259

Jim A. Carlson 1/17/2008 7:55:52 PM

I can see why you have so many comments and photo of the day,ECT.. really a cool shot! #5355965

Lori Carlson 1/24/2008 4:54:54 AM

Thanks bunches, Jim!! :0) #5385983

Dave Winchell 3/11/2008 7:52:43 PM

Lori, lots of well deserved recognition! You are so creative. Many of us can capture an image, but you are blessed with the ability to create an image. Wonderful work here. Dave #5629887

Lori Carlson 3/16/2008 6:45:37 PM

And you have blessed me with these thoughtful words...thank you, Dave! :0) #5651104

Howard B. Cheek 3/18/2009 9:24:33 PM

Congratulations Lori, a work of art.
Unique & creative, thanks for your description on how you went about this one. I wish more people would share their techniques here..
Well done,
Howard #7301339

Lori Carlson 3/22/2009 12:12:19 PM

Your welcome...I too always appreciate descriptions! More often than not, if I email a fellow BPer they are happy to share, but it's nice too if the techniques are already there.
Thanks again for your comments as I truly appreciate your talents! :0) #7315256

Rich Helmer 9/8/2009 10:04:33 AM

What a great image! Looks like a wave coming off the ocean too! Awesome! #7925702

Tiia Vissak 1/2/2010 9:25:52 AM

well done! #8264041

Lori Carlson 1/2/2010 6:24:17 PM

Thanks much, Rich & Tiia!! =) #8265008

Christine R. Lobsinger 2/20/2010 6:04:28 PM

Simply Stunning and Creative Lori...
WOW!!! LOVE THAT BLUE ON WHITE!!!!
OUTSTANDING MEANING/FEATHER FOUND IN B.C. Right On Lori..
gorgeous, Congratulations to you on your POTD!!!

CHRISTINE
SMILING BIG #8402406

Lori Carlson 3/1/2010 8:36:37 PM

Thank you for such special words, Christine!! =) #8425615

Janice Mezzacappa 3/28/2010 12:31:38 PM

Artistic and so gorgeous Lori!! I thought it was the ocean with a wave!! So creative WTG!!! #8490457

Lori Carlson 3/29/2010 4:48:05 AM

I wish I had the ocean to play with!! =) Thank you so much for encouragement, Janice!...your kinds words and for visiting me! =) #8492791

Christine R. Lobsinger 3/29/2010 6:24:40 AM

COngrAts again Lori...

SMILING CHRISTINE #8493261

Rich Helmer 4/8/2010 8:07:35 PM

Wow, what an awesome shot!!! The color is amazing! Just Great!!! #8521161

Lori Carlson 4/10/2010 12:03:38 PM

Christine & Rich, sincere thanks once more for your giving this shot extra love! =) #8524264

Irene Colling 3/8/2011 9:02:33 PM

Very Creative work Lori.

Dynamic composition and artfully presented.

Congratulations on your POTD. #9280974

Gary Lange 8/10/2011 3:17:31 PM

Such beautiful work, Lori!! I have not had a chance to look much on BP, let alone post. Work has me all over the place. Now I've had LASIK surgery and my eyes have to heal to see correctly. Yikes!

Beautiful image, MANY congrats, girl! #9595822

Lori Carlson 8/13/2011 9:43:34 AM

Wow! That's a lot going on!! Best of luck with everything, Gary & your precious photograpic eyes!!!
Thank you!!!! =) #9601307

Steve J. Schoolcraft 11/16/2011 6:18:35 PM

Really cool image. Congrats on the awards! #9810400

Lori Carlson 12/13/2011 7:37:50 PM

Thanks, Steven! Awesome of you to say! =) #9863885

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Description


Taken early evening as the sun was going down. Feather was set on a mirror outside to reflect the blue sky. I did however change that blue with paint fill in PS because I had a tiny bit of unwanted reflections from my rings showing. I then added a lens flare in PS and the Flood filter from FP. Same settings as my previous feather/flood posting.

Uploaded on 2/8/2006 5:15:49 PM

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