The Red Barn

© Lori McCoy

The Red Barn

Jen Hernandez 10/18/2003 9:04:07 AM

Absolutely stunning! I love the colors, and the softness. Did you use a diffuser or was the effect applied afterwards in PS? I would love to see this one hanging on my wall! Wonderful! #67563

Sharon E. Lowe 10/18/2003 9:09:03 AM

Beautiful!!! #237580

GARY L. ROHRBAUGH 10/18/2003 9:16:49 AM

I like the softness and colors. Good job! #237597

Carolyn M. Fletcher 10/18/2003 9:18:55 AM

I gotta agree with Jen! This is gorgeous! #237604

Brinn MacDougall 10/18/2003 9:20:54 AM

Love your style, Lori..we'll be seeing you in the finals for sure!! #237608

Serena Pierce 10/18/2003 9:22:45 AM

What a display of colors and great capture of them!! #237615

Charlene Bayerle 10/18/2003 9:40:50 AM

Breathtaking image Lori!!!! #237656

Jim Damare 10/18/2003 10:17:05 AM

I agree, a real winning shot Lori. Nice work. #237682

Terry R. Hatfield 10/18/2003 10:26:55 AM

Nice Shot Lori!! #237684

Colette M. Metcalf 10/18/2003 10:45:41 AM

Gorgoues!!! #237691

Leanne M.E. Boyd 10/18/2003 12:22:25 PM

Excellent shot Lori! I love the colour. #237741

Stephen Zacker 10/18/2003 2:35:15 PM

Very nice, I really like the single tree in front of the barn. #237900

Murry Grigsby 10/18/2003 2:37:15 PM

Wonderful autumn image, Lori!! Nice design, scrumptious colors and great softness. Well done!! #237904

Larry Lawhead 10/18/2003 2:47:40 PM

great shot, Lori!!! #237935

Joy Brown 10/18/2003 4:24:48 PM

Absolutely outstanding!!!! #238050

Darren K. Fisher 10/18/2003 8:14:21 PM

Man this made me weak in the knees, I would give anything for a shot like this. The Barn is very well placed in the image, and the colors are just beautiful. I also like the dreamy look you have here. One outstanding image. #238218

Lori McCoy 10/18/2003 8:18:42 PM

Thank you everyone for the positive comments! The soft focus effect is from Dream Suites "Dreamy" filter. I have to confess that this photo was actually taken by me while sitting in the passenger side of my car, shot through the open drivers side window. We were stuck in traffic and if we wouldn't have been, I never would have noticed the barn way back in a field. I'm obsessed with barns and old building so anytime I see one, I have to photograph it. I wish I could say it was planned but life just works in a funny way I guess and it pays to have your camera close by at all times! #238223

Gordon J. Evans 10/19/2003 7:10:30 AM

I guess it pays to get stuck in traffic once in a while, LOL. Great shot Lori!! #238696

Damian P. Gadal 11/15/2003 4:12:56 PM

This is wonderful! :-) #268559

Judith G. Secco 11/17/2003 5:35:22 PM

Congratulations on finalist, Lori. This is just beautiful.
Judy #270686

Patricia A. Kuniega 11/17/2003 6:09:00 PM

Congratulations on a superb photo! I hope to see it again Lori! #270877

Murry Grigsby 11/17/2003 8:42:38 PM

Congrats and good luck, Lori!! #271231

Larry Lawhead 11/17/2003 10:01:09 PM

congratulations. Lori!! #271452

Mette Vendelboe Allison 11/18/2003 5:38:48 AM

Beautiful softness, colours and simplicity of composition! Congrats:-) #272237

Darren K. Fisher 11/18/2003 7:16:26 AM

However you got this beauty was worth it. And well done. Congrats to you!!! #272564

Murry Grigsby 11/18/2003 12:43:39 PM

Congrats on your fine image and win, Lori!! #273242

June Marie Sobrito 11/18/2003 2:35:29 PM

Beautiful! Congratulations!! #273405

Terry R. Hatfield 11/18/2003 3:28:03 PM

Congrats On Your Win Lori Its Great!! #273482

Charlene Bayerle 11/18/2003 4:20:38 PM

Wonderful photo!!! Deserving win Lori!!! #273503

Monika Sapek 11/18/2003 6:07:27 PM

Wonderful work! Congratulations on your great win, Lori!

Colette M. Metcalf 11/18/2003 6:38:28 PM

Congrats, Lori!!! #273625

Judith G. Secco 11/18/2003 6:55:19 PM

Congratulaltions, Lori. So glad to see this a winner!!
Judy #273679

Evy Johansen 11/18/2003 8:41:02 PM

Congratulations, Lori! Well derserved Winn! #273816

Mette Vendelboe Allison 11/19/2003 2:32:12 AM

Congrats from me! #273927

Lee Teft 11/19/2003 9:35:56 AM

You took this image out of the realm of the ordinary and made it extraordinary. Not easy to do! Congratulations on your well-deserved win! #274465

Brenda Tharp 11/19/2003 3:41:26 PM

I can always tell by how long the list of congratulations is that it's a definite WINNER amongst the popular student body! Well done, Lori - computer filter or diffusion filter, it works and it's lovely. Amen to traffic jams (now and then, anyway!) #274725

zcaley 11/19/2003 5:18:52 PM

Love this. Has a wonderful impact on me. Very special photo. congrats. #274791

Gabriela Cunha 11/20/2003 11:00:51 AM

incredible shot, Lori! congratulations!
:) gy #275487

bob cornelison 6/6/2004 9:03:20 PM

This is a fantastic work of art! Great job! ~:0) #580929

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Camera: Nikon D100 Digital SLR Camera All Time Best Photo Contest Editor's Pick Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner

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