Movement, Air and Light

© Leanne M.E. Boyd

Movement, Air and Light

Su Sana E. P Student 3/3/2006 1:47:55 AM

Marvelous camera work, Leanne!! Composition is both brilliant and magical!! I love it and hope to see it again. #402076

Carolyn J. Connolly 3/3/2006 1:50:36 AM

This is a really BEAUTIFULLY executed image, Leanne - well done!! I, like Susan, also LOVE this one!! :o) #2490470

Ray & Audrey Clarke 3/3/2006 2:05:26 AM

Very effective Leanne! Love the shades and movement!!!(R) #2490475

Leanne M.E. Boyd 3/3/2006 8:11:19 AM

Susan, Carolyn and R&A; Thankyou so much my friends! I hope Susan you are right. #2491735

Nadya Johnson 3/3/2006 8:44:50 AM

Leanne!! Gorgeous!! Must ask, did you achieve this translucent glow via camera or with Photoshop??? I just love this shot! I have been attempting to "transparentize" (?) a certain image and so far, I am not satisfied with the results so I thought I'd ask.... this is four-star! #2491798

Leanne M.E. Boyd 3/3/2006 9:26:43 AM

Thankyou Nadya - this is an in camera technique, used to record movement. I use a slow camera speed, held the camera still, and shot the dancers movements. I was lucky in that there were banks of windows in front and back of me, that provided the wonderful light. #2491918

Dragan Milenkovic 3/3/2006 9:55:08 AM

Excellent knowledge of photo technique is only partly explanation of this photo. To make it you should have the feeling for energy of movement. Bravo #2491962

Leanne M.E. Boyd 3/3/2006 11:13:39 AM

You are right, Dragan - The spirit of the dance is the number one reason for taking the photo. This piece was a small portion of Swan lake, and I wanted to capture the feeling of flight and grace. Hopefully I have accomplish this. #2492182

Terry L. Ellis 3/3/2006 11:17:15 AM

Gorgeous, Leanne, and so was yesterday's image. I had to go look after seeing this one! Excellent work! #2492186

Agnes Fegan 3/3/2006 11:40:17 AM

This is really lovely! #2492234

Leanne M.E. Boyd 3/3/2006 11:41:20 AM

Thankyou very much Agnes and Terry! #2492239

Bridgette B 3/3/2006 11:50:26 AM

Fantastic image!!! #2492266

Greg e. mclemore 3/3/2006 1:08:10 PM

Creative and lovely, beautiful capture. #2492428

Guy D. Biechele 3/3/2006 1:59:27 PM

Enchanting! Well done. #2492564

Chaba Kasanitsky 3/3/2006 4:31:51 PM

Beautiful photo, excellent camera work Leanne #2492861

Leanne M.E. Boyd 3/3/2006 5:44:30 PM

Bridgette, Greg, Guy and Chaba; Thanks so much for your comments, I am glad you liked it! #2493084

Lorraine A. Cook 3/3/2006 7:26:04 PM

WOW....What a magnificent dance scene you captured, Leanne!<:)) #2493454

Leanne M.E. Boyd 3/4/2006 12:39:11 AM

Thankyou Lorraine! #2494025

Renee Doyle 3/4/2006 6:33:54 AM

You've captured the feeling of flight and grace perfectly here Leanne!!!! Beautiful image - congratulations!
#2494808

Nicole Kessel 3/5/2006 5:06:42 PM

Very cool!! Beautiful shot and very creative! #2500329

Paula Showen 3/5/2006 7:18:46 PM

This is AWESOME, Leanne! Excellent capture of motion! #2500552

Leanne M.E. Boyd 3/5/2006 8:47:44 PM

Renee, Nicole and Paula; Thankyou very much ladies! #2500749

Susie Peek-Swint 3/6/2006 8:27:32 AM

Beautiful work Leanne ~ very creative and I'm sure we'll see this again! #2502474

Leanne M.E. Boyd 3/6/2006 10:44:33 AM

Thanks so much Susie! #2502839

Stan J. Contrades 3/7/2006 8:59:34 PM

Fabulous work creating this light and airy imagery, Leanne!! A graceful capture and beautiful presentation!!
Much Aloha,
Stan #2508957

Leanne M.E. Boyd 3/7/2006 11:42:01 PM

Thanks very much Stan! #2509148

Kristin M. Morales 3/16/2006 8:12:12 AM

this really captures the spirit and grace of dancers. Great job on originality and vision. #2538816

Leanne M.E. Boyd 3/16/2006 8:18:11 AM

Thankyou very much Kristin! #2538830

Joanne C. Anderson 4/13/2006 6:13:56 PM

Exquisite work, Leanne!! #2640553

Leanne M.E. Boyd 4/13/2006 6:48:38 PM

Thanks very much Joanne! #2640656

Naomi Weiser 4/25/2006 12:16:08 PM

Congrats! great effects. #2685527

Life Expressions 4/25/2006 1:23:32 PM

Congratulations on your finalist, Leanne!! #2686621

Paula Showen 4/25/2006 2:04:19 PM

Contratulations, Leanne!!! #2687177

Leanne M.E. Boyd 4/25/2006 2:44:03 PM

Many thankyous Naomi, Robin and Paula! #2687645

Stan Lubach 4/25/2006 3:27:43 PM

Congrats, Leanne! #2688134

Leanne M.E. Boyd 4/25/2006 6:13:20 PM

Thanks Stan! #2689636

Donna LaMattino Pagakis 4/25/2006 6:18:03 PM

Congratulations on your finalist win and good luck in the next round!! #2689678

Su Sana E. P 4/25/2006 11:50:59 PM

I knew it!!!!! Congratulations on this brilliant Finalist, Leanne!! WTG!! #2691342

Leanne M.E. Boyd 4/26/2006 1:31:58 AM

Thankyou very much Donna and Susan! #2691601

Jenny Bosmans 4/26/2006 3:18:05 AM

Congratulations again, Leanne!! #2691885

Nadya Johnson 4/26/2006 7:19:43 AM

A secnod congratulations Leanne, on this second finalist! #2692918

Leanne M.E. Boyd 4/26/2006 8:37:57 AM

Thankyou so much Jenny and Nadya! #2693263

Luigi Di Serio 4/26/2006 10:51:19 AM

This is interesting... Congrats on your awards this month! Well done #2693743

Luigi Di Serio 4/26/2006 10:51:29 AM

This is interesting... Congrats on your awards this month! Well done #2693745

Sylvia Rossler 4/26/2006 12:59:40 PM

Amazing effect Leanne !! and a well deserved finalist !! Good luck for the nexxt round :O) #2694245

Gen Nagase 4/26/2006 1:48:59 PM

Really cool!!!
Many congrats, Leanne!!! #2694468

Leanne M.E. Boyd 4/26/2006 3:57:59 PM

Luigi, Sylvia and Nobi; Thanks very much for your support! #2694877

Lorraine A. Cook 4/26/2006 10:47:50 PM

Congratulations are in order for this beautiful finalist, Leanne!<:)) #2695940

Jill M. Flusemann 4/27/2006 11:37:16 AM

Positively creative! Congratulations! #2698246

Leanne M.E. Boyd 4/27/2006 8:16:22 PM

Many thankyous, Lorraine and Jill! #2699845

Guy D. Biechele 4/28/2006 8:29:43 PM

Congratulations on your Finalist, Leanne!! #2703966

Leanne M.E. Boyd 4/28/2006 10:27:25 PM

Thanks very much Guy! #2704088

Wendy Stevenson 6/22/2006 6:22:30 PM

Congratulations on this fantastic finalist Leanne! Really great mood to this!! #2936471

Leanne M.E. Boyd 6/22/2006 7:13:14 PM

Thankyou Wendy! #2936701

3/20/2007 8:43:20 AM

Congratulations on this beautiful finalist Leanne ! #4074309

Leanne M.E. Boyd 3/20/2007 10:12:22 AM

Thanks very much Raine! #4074510

Cindy Bendush 12/6/2007 2:21:28 AM

Sensational image Leanne, and a beautiful finalist! Congratulations! #5174187

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Description

The same performance as yesterday, but with the ISO at 200. I held the camera and allowed the dancers to float around me.

2/26/2006, 1/10/5.6, ISO 200, Lens 18-125 - using 109. Cropped, levels, and sharpening.

Category: Special Effects


Uploaded on 3/3/2006 1:36:21 AM

BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest Finalist


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