Inverted Curve

© Donna Roberts

Inverted Curve

Su Sana E. P Student 2/26/2006 12:03:40 AM

To me this image looks perfect, Donna!! Love the elegant curving design and your special effects!! #399071

Jill Odice 2/26/2006 12:14:18 AM

I agree with Susan! It looks dynamite to me ! Wonderful curves and comp DDU! #2469107

kerby lee pfrangle 2/26/2006 12:21:38 AM

WOnderful curves, colors and shapes to the image. Nice find and capture. Kerby #2469125

Pat Gamwell 2/26/2006 12:25:54 AM

There are only 2 words to describe this: ABSOLUTE PERFECTION! Yes, my friend...IT'S WORKING! #2469142

Renee Doyle 2/26/2006 12:52:28 AM

I really like what your playing around has done!!!! Loved the original but I think this has something really special about it too! Well done!
Hope that new camera is giving you some fun!
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Jenny Bosmans 2/26/2006 1:09:22 AM

I like it too, DDU!! Smashing image!!
Enjoy your week! :) #2469256

Leanne M.E. Boyd 2/26/2006 1:10:02 AM

I like the curve, colour and graphics. Excellent shot, Donna! #2469258

Carolyn M. Fletcher 2/26/2006 2:46:13 AM

Looks good to me, too!! #2469365

Boris Kirpichnikov 2/26/2006 3:48:00 AM

Looks great,Donna!Fantastic play of colors ,contrasts and shapes!Wonderful
work! #2469452

Karen Engelbreth 2/26/2006 6:04:44 AM

To me it looks fantastic - great work, Donna! #2469944

Jeff W. Robinson 2/26/2006 7:13:06 AM

Well done Donna! Great comp, color and capture! Jeff #2470367

Shelly A. Van Camp 2/26/2006 8:57:11 AM

Ohhh, I love this Donna...nice colors and curves..very well seen and captured. All is well over here on the frozen ponds. :) #2470677

Robyn Gwilt 2/26/2006 12:39:58 PM

This is excellent Donna - its working! #2471327

Bobbie Davis 2/26/2006 7:53:46 PM

I love it! Great lines and lighting! #2472276

Patty Razonable 2/26/2006 9:16:13 PM

Excellent graphic design and comp, Donna!! #2472459

Janine Russell 2/26/2006 10:08:38 PM

Donna, excellent colors, detail, curves, lighting and composition. #2472577

Stan J. Contrades 2/26/2006 10:53:07 PM

The graphics, colors, and that wonderful curvature looks great at this end, DDU!! Excellent perspective and presentation!!
Much Aloha,
Stan #2472688

Muriel Jackson 2/27/2006 2:32:41 PM

Definitely not too grainy! Absolutely love the colours! #2476015

Judy S. Fung 2/27/2006 4:10:56 PM

Looks terrific to me, Donna! Great work! #2476271

Judy S. Fung 2/27/2006 4:16:31 PM

Looks terrific to me, Donna! Great work! #2476278

Gail Vitikacs 2/27/2006 5:10:58 PM

Donna, I love the unique curves surrounded by the different textures...you are doing great with your new camera!!! #2476414

Goshka G. 2/27/2006 5:42:22 PM

Fabulous design, Donna!! Sensational curve!;-) #2476559

Donna W. Neal 2/28/2006 4:30:59 AM

LOVE it Donna! Great eye and congratulations on your new camera! #2478040

Luigi Di Serio 2/28/2006 7:00:28 AM

Very cool curve here... what building is that in the background... waterfront place?

You need some photos of the new Riparian Plaza... it is your city's first 200m building!

Keep those building photos coming! #2478879

Robert M. Nicholson 2/28/2006 2:25:00 PM

I think it is very cool! I like it! #2480401

Allen O. Howard 2/28/2006 7:39:29 PM

Hi DDO! I love it! The sweeping angle and the black side And the (other?) building! My kind of image!! AUO! #2481306

Donna Roberts 2/28/2006 11:06:52 PM

Hi everyone - thanks so much for your great opinions on this image.....I wasn't really sure if it worked or not.
Great to hear from you all.
Oh - BTW, Luigi: My husband helped build the Riparian Plaza and my earlier pages do star this amazing building.
:-)
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Darryl Wilkinson 2/28/2006 11:24:11 PM

Awesome curves, capture and design, ddu, EXCELLENT work!!!!!!!!! #2481697

Donna Roberts 3/1/2006 1:38:12 AM

Cheers DW....thanks for your vote of confidence.
:-)
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Mary K. Robison 3/1/2006 1:45:03 AM

Donna, those colors and curves are superb, and the various circles and rectangles add the finishing touch to this. Beautiful graphic work! #2481973

Donna Roberts 3/1/2006 1:47:34 AM

Hi Mary - thanks so much for your wonderful comments....so lovely to hear from you.
:-)
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Tammy Scott 3/1/2006 3:30:16 AM

This is one beautiful image! I love the curve and color! Great design! #2482206

Terry L. Ellis 3/1/2006 1:35:48 PM

Very dynamic graphic abstract, Donna! #2484723

Kara Hendricks 3/2/2006 3:20:54 AM

ok.. I'm a bit late but... WOWOWOWOWOWOWOWOWOWOWOWOWOW!!!!!!! #2486502

Donna Roberts 3/2/2006 11:31:06 PM

Hello ladies - great to hear from you (LOL Kara!)
:-)
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Carolyn J. Connolly 3/3/2006 2:27:58 AM

I really like what you've done with this one, Donna!! FABULOUS abstract image!! :o)

[PS - Sorry I'm a bit behind with commenting on your images!! Enjoy the weekend with your family, won't you?!! ;o)] #2490510

Donna Roberts 3/3/2006 11:23:05 PM

Thanks so much Carolyn for your great comments, always so nice to hear from you.
:-) #2493902

anonymous A. 3/4/2006 5:21:35 AM

I liked the original, but I think this actually looks MORE natural. The "grain" doesn't bother me in the least, although it might not be so attractive in a print.
So, like all your other admirers, I think this works very well. #2494503

Ray & Audrey Clarke 3/4/2006 12:33:25 PM

I love the curves and colours on this Donna ,(AC) #2496092

Donna Roberts 3/4/2006 10:51:10 PM

Thank you very much David and Audrey for positive comments on this image - really great to hear from you both.
:-)
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Bianca B. Steinfeldt 3/7/2006 4:54:27 PM

Donna outstanding work! LOVE it ... just the color and the line everything - it would be a great poster! #2508308

Donna Roberts 3/8/2006 5:26:27 PM

Hi Bianca - thanks so muhc for your lovely comments.
Much appreciated....what a compliment!!
:-)
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Jenny Bosmans 3/22/2006 1:33:14 PM

Yes!! Congratulations on this beautiful finalist, Donna!! :) #2562667

Cathy Stancil 3/22/2006 2:11:28 PM

Congratulations Donna !!!! :O) and good luck on the next round ~ #2562958

Donna LaMattino Pagakis 3/22/2006 2:36:31 PM

Interesting and beautiful Donna, congratulations! #2563169

Leanne M.E. Boyd 3/22/2006 2:51:09 PM

Wonderful shot, Donna - congratulations! #2563314

Linda D. Lester 3/22/2006 2:53:18 PM

Awesome shot! Congratulations and good luck in the next round! #2563338

Muriel Jackson 3/22/2006 3:03:22 PM

WOW a finalist for the first image of your new camera! Congratulations Donna! #2563442

Renee Doyle 3/22/2006 4:05:51 PM

Yeah!!!! WTG Donna!!!! Fantastic work with that new camera!!! Congrats on a wonderful finalist - best of luck in the next round!!!
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Donna Roberts 3/22/2006 5:14:37 PM

Thanks Ladies for your words of congrats. Just got home and got the email to let me know this was chosen, so that was a nice surprise - funny, it is always the images I hesitate to enter that seem to get the nod......what do I know, huh??!! LOL
Thanks again - will catch up soon.
:-)
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Su Sana E. P 3/22/2006 5:34:21 PM

I'm so happy to see this image again, Donna!! Congratulations on this wonderfully creative Finalist, my dear friend!! #2564140

Robyn Mackenzie 3/22/2006 5:45:04 PM

Well done, Donna! Congratulations on this very well-deserved finalist! #2564180

Darryl Wilkinson 3/22/2006 5:56:03 PM

Way to go, ddu! The long wait for your new camera paid off! BRAVO!!!! Congratulations on your finalist!!!

ps, I think you know more than you think you know. :) dw #2564212

Boris Kirpichnikov 3/22/2006 7:09:26 PM

Big congratilations on this wonderful finalist,Donna! #2564482

Terry L. Ellis 3/22/2006 8:17:22 PM

I told you this was dynamic, Donna! Congratulations on this awesome finalist! Good luck in the next round!!! #2564756

Robyn Gwilt 3/22/2006 8:24:22 PM

Well done Donna - I thought we'd see this again! #2564780

Laurence Saliba 3/22/2006 8:34:12 PM

Congratulations on this wonderful finalist Donna!!!! #2564808

Paul Sikora 3/22/2006 11:18:35 PM

Congratulations, Donna and I hope it wins for you #2565231

Milan Banik 3/23/2006 1:39:38 AM

oh its here ,Congratulations on this beautiful finalist Donna #2565409

Karen Engelbreth 3/23/2006 5:42:02 AM

Congratulations, Donna! #2566104

Rakesh Syal 3/23/2006 8:27:54 AM

Big congrats, Donna!!! #2566669

Corinne M. Thompson 3/23/2006 9:30:09 AM

Congrats on your Finalist for this great capture! #2566888

Luigi Di Serio 3/23/2006 10:28:50 AM

Congrats DDU. An obvious selection for the EOD category! #2567082

Jill Odice 3/23/2006 12:10:44 PM

Congrats DDU!!! I loved this before:-) Best of luck in the next round :-) #2567396

Pat Gamwell 3/23/2006 12:13:47 PM

CONGRATS on a superb image! Way to go, girlfriend! #2567409

Bridgette B 3/23/2006 1:16:19 PM

Congrats Donna!!!!! #2567577

Donna Roberts 3/23/2006 2:24:52 PM

I truly thank you for your words of congrats - I have finally had a chance to see what else was chosen....a few surprises there.
Please keep Shelly van Camp in your prayers at this time.
Thank you.
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Donna W. Neal 3/23/2006 3:32:16 PM

Looks like it "worked" just right on the judges...:)

A wonderful well deserved finalist, Congratulations Donna #2567978

Carla Metzler 3/23/2006 3:48:23 PM

Congratulations, Donna! #2568049

Donna Roberts 3/23/2006 6:53:13 PM

Thank you ladies for your words on congrats - great to hear from you both!
:-)
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Nadya Johnson 3/24/2006 8:12:39 AM

Congratulations, Donna! I would tell you the effects worked perfectly, but you know now, they did! Great shot and nicely done! #2570768

anonymous A. 3/24/2006 1:27:23 PM

Congratulations! Good luck for the next round. #2571694

Donna Roberts 3/24/2006 10:55:27 PM

Thank you very much Nadya and David - was really nice of you to drop by.
:-)
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Mary K. Robison 3/24/2006 11:18:16 PM

A belated CONGRATULATIONS on this beautiful "experiment" making finalist, Donna! #2573025

Donna Roberts 3/25/2006 12:04:32 AM

Hey there Mary - thank you very much for the BIG congrats you sent.
:-)
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Stan J. Contrades 3/25/2006 12:13:16 AM

My belated CONGRATULATIONS on this being a Finalist, DDU!! Bravo!!
Much Aloha,
Stan #2573088

Candice C. Calhoun 3/25/2006 5:50:48 AM

Congratulations, Donna! Beautiful finalist!

ccc #2573623

3/25/2006 9:01:38 AM

Great Eye for this shot Donna, excellent!
Congratulatins on this beautiful finalist! #2574135

Kara Hendricks 3/25/2006 5:29:34 PM

I think I said this one other time... But, WOWOWOWOWOWOWOWOWOWOWOWOW!!!!!!

I knew this would be seen again... Man, I need to play the lottery...lol

Good luck!!! #2575258

Donna Roberts 3/26/2006 12:28:01 AM

Thanks very much - it was brilliant to read your great comments. Much appreciated!!
:-)
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Lynne Morris 3/26/2006 1:30:14 AM

Congratulations Donna, you sure do take amazing photos, well done. #2575981

Donna Roberts 3/26/2006 2:57:33 AM

Oh - thank you Lynne for your very kind comment.
I really appreciate reading them.
:-)
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Stephen Zacker 3/27/2006 3:11:51 PM

Very cool.. well seen. Congratulations #2581594

Inge S. Lasmana 3/27/2006 8:13:40 PM

Congratulations for this finalist, Donna! #2582303

Donna Roberts 3/27/2006 10:35:28 PM

Hello Stephen and Inge - thank you very much for your kind comments.
It was so nice to hear from you!
:-) #2582536

Kristi A. Howson 3/28/2006 7:28:15 PM

Congratulations on your Finalist Donna! I just love what you've done with this...awesome! #2585682

Donna Roberts 3/28/2006 10:41:19 PM

Cheers Kristi, lovely to see your name amongst the well wishers.
:-)
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Congrats to all of the finalists and winners this month.
My time on BP will be sporadic but I will keep up with your images as much as I can this week.
Hope you're all having a lovely weekend.
:-)
Oh - BTW, this is the result of my playing around with the first image I took with my new camera....let me know what you think. Does it work or are the effects too grainy?


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