Surreal Pollination

© Laurence Saliba

Surreal Pollination

Laurence Saliba level-classic 5/18/2006 7:13:37 AM

Original #448100

Mary Timman 5/18/2006 7:22:46 AM

Fantastic job with filter, but the original is also very nice. Love how you left the flower and bee so clear!
Brightly colored. Love it. #2780812

Naomi Weiser 5/18/2006 7:26:11 AM

Great editing, love the bright colors. #2780835

Roxanne M. Bubar 5/18/2006 7:28:04 AM

OUTSTANDING!!!!! #2780850

Melissa G. Meiselman 5/18/2006 7:35:05 AM

Glad you included original...the submitted image is incredibly beautiful. Your edition work is so skillful, Laurence!! #2780898

Carla Metzler 5/18/2006 7:37:19 AM

Wow that's pretty! #2780918

Marianne S. Jensen 5/18/2006 7:39:02 AM

Excellent darkroom work! #2780935

Ray Clarke 5/18/2006 7:51:31 AM

Wonderful transformation Laurence, simply wonderful (ac) #2781027

Sharon Day level-classic 5/18/2006 7:56:55 AM

Awesome image, Laurence!!! I see win all over this one! Good luck! #2781068

Corinne M. Thompson 5/18/2006 7:57:44 AM

This is fantastic, and I'm with Sharon, looks like a winner to me! Great work!!! #2781074

Nadya Johnson 5/18/2006 8:10:27 AM

Wow, Laurence! LOVE your results with this! Outstanding work! #2781123

Life Expressions 5/18/2006 8:18:10 AM

Gorgeous creation! Love the effects. The original is beautiful too. #2781159

Jill M. Flusemann 5/18/2006 8:39:50 AM

Wonderful effects and rendition, Laurence to make a beautiful image! #2781206

Amalia Sylvia Arriaga Salinas level-classic 5/18/2006 8:58:00 AM

WOW Laurence, this is great!,
Amalia #2781281

Rakesh Syal level-classic 5/18/2006 9:02:57 AM

WOW!!!! Wonderful Laurence!! #2781301

Rick Clark 5/18/2006 9:33:39 AM

Beautiful transformation of a very pretty original! #2781482

Laurence Saliba level-classic 5/18/2006 9:44:25 AM

Thanks so much everyone for the lovely comments!!! #2781526

Judy A. Lawhon 5/18/2006 9:50:47 AM

Terrific effects, Laurence!! #2781558

Goshka G. 5/18/2006 9:55:24 AM

Wonderful job on this, Laurence!! #2781570

Tonya R. Boles 5/18/2006 10:38:19 AM

Great job on both shots, nice effects. #2781695

Terry L. Ellis level-classic 5/18/2006 10:46:38 AM

Awesome colors, details and artistic treatment, Laurence! Beautiful! #2781724

Linda D. Lester level-classic 5/18/2006 12:16:58 PM

Just the colors and detail! #2781990

Laurence Saliba level-classic 5/18/2006 12:18:04 PM

Thanks Judy, Goshka, Tonya, Terry and Linda!!! #2781994

Karen Engelbreth level-classic 5/18/2006 12:58:16 PM

Wonderful colors and detail - great work, Laurence! #2782098

Daniella Puente level-classic 5/18/2006 1:05:32 PM

Both fantastic images! the abstract one is very creative, congrats... #2782113

Mata Patan level-classic 5/18/2006 1:19:36 PM

A wonderful job!!!!
My congratulations! #2782148

Roger Bernabo 5/18/2006 2:56:01 PM

Wonderful effects!! #2782514

Jim [popeyesİ] Naso 5/18/2006 8:22:02 PM

Nice creation... like original too.

Jim #2783279

Jim Kinnunen level-classic 5/19/2006 7:53:56 AM

You've sure done a bang up job with your PS techniques on this image!!! Beautiful, Laurence!!! #2785281

Shelly A. Van Camp level-classic 5/19/2006 8:04:34 AM

WOW..................LOVE IT!!!! Great job...............Beautiful!! Can you teach me? :) #2785341

Pamela Shane level-classic 5/19/2006 2:17:25 PM

This is sensational Laurence!! I just love the colors, & the detail in the bee, & flower is wonderful!! :) #2786343

Cathy Stancil 5/19/2006 8:05:53 PM

WOW is right !! This is superb ! #2787108

Sylvia Rossler level-classic 5/20/2006 2:46:06 PM

Superb effects and colors Laurence !! #2790073

Tammy Scott level-classic 5/21/2006 5:12:56 AM

Catching up after my trip!

THIS IS GORGEOUS!!!!!!!!!!!!! I love the effect and color! Outstanding work! #2791989

Sylvia Rossler level-classic 6/20/2006 9:51:47 PM

Big congrats on your wonderful finalist Laurence :O) #2922907

Naomi Weiser level-classic 6/20/2006 10:42:59 PM

Congrats! #2923256

Corinne M. Thompson level-classic 6/20/2006 10:59:26 PM

Congrats on your Finalist Laurence! #2923314

Mata Patan level-classic 6/21/2006 2:20:31 AM

With flowers you are lucky!! #2923919

Jenny Bosmans level-classic 6/21/2006 4:20:15 AM

Congratulations on this beautiful finalist, Laurence!! :) #2924731

June Marie Sobrito level-classic 6/21/2006 5:38:48 AM

Super work..congratulations! #2925457

Linda D. Lester level-classic 6/21/2006 6:06:34 AM

Congratulations on your awesome finalist! Good luck in the next round! #2925719

Su Sana E. P level-classic 6/21/2006 6:07:49 AM

Laurence, congratulations on this wonderful Finalist!! #2925732

Deb Holmes-Hatfield level-classic 6/21/2006 6:52:39 AM

Congratulations Laurence, way to go! #2926226

Sharon Day level-classic 6/21/2006 6:54:53 AM

I see winner written all over this one, Laurence!!! Congratulations and good luck! #2926253

Laurence Saliba level-classic 6/21/2006 7:31:04 AM

Thanks all!!!! #2926598

Laura Clay-Ballard 6/21/2006 9:29:42 AM

This is GORGEOUS! Fabulous work! Next time I see it, it will have a gold medallion underneath! Congrats! #2927411

Jim [popeyesİ] Naso 6/21/2006 9:42:20 AM

Congrats on your finalist Laurence. #2927483

Stanley J. Contrades 6/21/2006 11:32:45 AM

CONGRATULATIONS, Laurence, on this image being chosen as a Finalist! Awesome work and presentation!!
Much Aloha,
Stan #2928234

Bridgette B 6/21/2006 11:34:10 AM

Congrats on this great finalist! #2928246

Terry L. Ellis level-classic 6/21/2006 11:47:58 AM

Congratulations, Laurence, on this fantastic finalist! Wonderful! #2928358

Melissa G. Meiselman 6/21/2006 11:49:31 AM

Very beautiful job on this wonderful finalist. Love the fact that you included the original, Laurence!!!!! #2928370

Ray Clarke 6/21/2006 12:40:36 PM

Congrats laurence,well done #2928716

William Moore 6/21/2006 1:37:03 PM

terrific effects for your finalist.... #2929064

Noel Baebler 6/21/2006 1:38:43 PM

Huzzah, Laurence! Terrific work!!! #2929073

Claudia Kuhn level-classic 6/21/2006 3:29:14 PM

Very cool effects and colors Laurence, congrats on this terrific finialist!! #2929714

Jill Flynn level-classic 6/21/2006 5:06:07 PM

Congratulations on your finalist Laurence. I love the effects! #2930136

Gail Vitikacs level-classic 6/21/2006 7:30:20 PM

Fantastic Laurence! Congratulations! #2930993

Pamela Shane 6/21/2006 7:45:29 PM

Congratulations Laurence on your super
finalist!! :) #2931084

Lorraine A. Cook 6/21/2006 10:16:30 PM

Beautiful Image! Congrats, Laurence!<:)) #2931581

Sherry S. Boles 6/22/2006 12:30:25 AM

Very pretty, Laurence...Congrats! #2932033

Silvia Nunes 6/22/2006 12:45:53 AM

Congratulations on this wonderful Finalist!! #2932069

Jill M. Flusemann 6/22/2006 5:02:56 AM

Stunning and so well-deserved to see this again! Great work! #2932929

Mary Timman 6/22/2006 7:07:22 AM

Absolutely beautiful. Congratulations. #2933491

Jeff Robinson level-classic 6/22/2006 7:13:51 AM

Congrats Laurence on your wonderful Finalist! Jeff #2933540

Cathy Stancil 6/22/2006 8:13:27 AM

Congratulations on your superbes finalists Laurence !! #2933885

Ermanno Radice 6/22/2006 1:35:01 PM

Congrats on your finalist photo, excellent work and fantastic colors, Laurence!!! #2935412

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-classic 6/22/2006 11:01:26 PM

Very cool work!! A big congratulations!! #2937555

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-classic 6/22/2006 11:13:46 PM

Well now I want to congratulate you on your second place win!!!!!!!! This is really well done!! #2937585

Su Sana E. P level-classic 6/22/2006 11:17:38 PM

Congratulations on this well deserving WIN, Laurence!! #2937594

Mata Patan 6/23/2006 12:32:36 AM

Well done!
Congratulations! #2937776

Sylvia Rossler level-classic 6/23/2006 12:49:08 AM

Yihaa :O) Big congrats on your win Laurence :O) #2937839

Vicki Hunt 6/23/2006 3:46:37 AM

Congratulations on this wonderful winner! #2938428

Wally Orlowsky 6/23/2006 3:51:21 AM

Congratulations on this "moving" winner, Laurence! #2938469

Judyann Plante 6/23/2006 3:57:30 AM

Gorgeous, Laurence! Congratulations on this great winning photo!

Judyann ><> #2938525

Jenny Bosmans 6/23/2006 4:37:05 AM

Congratulations on this wonderful work and winner, Laurence!! :) #2938790

Deb Holmes-Hatfield 6/23/2006 4:53:40 AM

Way to go Laurence, Congrats on your win! #2938926

Bobbie Davis 6/23/2006 5:05:15 AM

COngrats on your win Laurence! #2939022

Jill M. Flusemann 6/23/2006 5:05:19 AM

Congratulations, Laurence!!! #2939023

Barbara Helgason 6/23/2006 6:32:38 AM

Congratulations Laurence! #2939549

Casey A. Hanson level-classic 6/23/2006 6:48:06 AM

Yahoo! Beautiful win, my friend! Congrats :0) #2939637

Laurence Saliba level-classic 6/23/2006 7:01:33 AM

Thanks so much my dear friends!!! #2939739

Claudia Kuhn level-classic 6/23/2006 7:07:29 AM

Terrific image Laurence!! Congratulations on your win! #2939781

Kay E. Mahoney level-classic 6/23/2006 7:17:37 AM

Congratulations on your second place winner. #2939845

Jill Flynn level-classic 6/23/2006 7:21:41 AM

A big congratulations on your win Laurence! #2939870

Karen Bacon level-classic 6/23/2006 7:33:42 AM

Congratulations on this gorgeous winner! #2939933

Jim Kinnunen level-classic 6/23/2006 8:03:43 AM

Congratulations on this well deserved winning image, Laurence!!!! #2940082

Laura Clay-Ballard 6/23/2006 8:25:17 AM

i knew we'd see this one, again, with the gold underneath! LOving it! Congrats! #2940169

Jeff Robinson level-classic 6/23/2006 10:44:47 AM

Congrats Laurence on your wonderful winning image! Jeff #2940608

Mick Burkey level-classic 6/23/2006 12:06:30 PM

Very COOL, Laurence. Love the work you did on this, and congrats on the win! #2940875

Corinne M. Thompson level-classic 6/23/2006 12:13:46 PM

Congrats on your Second Place Win! #2940914

Deborah C. Lewinson level-classic 6/23/2006 1:12:40 PM

Hearty congrats on this stunning winner, Laurence!
-Debby #2941158

Noel Baebler 6/23/2006 2:32:31 PM

WOW! Congratulations, Laurence! #2941561

Graham D. Sher 6/23/2006 3:17:01 PM

super shot and well deserved win! #2941816

RC Fritz 6/23/2006 5:47:39 PM

Congrats on your WIN, Laurence!! #2942433

Terry L. Ellis level-classic 6/23/2006 6:33:30 PM

Laurence, congratulations on this mighty dynamic second place win! #2942564

Jim [popeyesİ] Naso 6/23/2006 6:52:22 PM

Well deserved congrats to you Laurence...awesome! #2942616

Nobu Nagase 6/23/2006 7:20:09 PM

Congratulations on your great win!!! #2942702

Janine Russell level-classic 6/23/2006 8:27:30 PM

Laurence, excellent colors, detail, lighting and effects; congratulations on your Second Place win. #2942869

Rakesh Syal level-classic 6/23/2006 10:47:52 PM

Congratulations on this superb win, Laurence! #2943262

Evy Johansen level-classic 6/23/2006 11:26:26 PM

Big congratulations on your win, Laurence! Awesome image! #2943394

Sharon Day level-classic 6/24/2006 8:33:05 AM

I love it when I'm right! Big congratulations on this gorgeous win, Laurence!!! #2944873

Nadya Johnson 6/24/2006 8:49:21 AM

Congratulations on your stunning winner, Laurence! #2944915

Laurence Saliba level-classic 6/24/2006 8:52:39 AM

Thanks so very very much!!!! #2944926

Jane M 6/24/2006 3:05:59 PM

Excellent win Laurence! #2945971

William C. Raco level-classic 6/24/2006 3:43:35 PM

Wow, this is so colorful and well presented
Congratulations, Laurence!

Bill #2946054

Jane Summa level-classic 6/24/2006 9:25:30 PM

Hi Laurence! Just came to visit BP again and saw this as the feature photo! Congratulations on your 2nd Place win! I'm a little late and so glad I caught this! It's beautiful, excellent work! #2946777

Brian Cassar level-classic 6/25/2006 8:52:28 AM

Congratulations Laurence. Brilliant effect. #2948207

Lorraine A. Cook level-classic 6/25/2006 11:52:31 AM

Congratulations on the awesome winner, Laurence!!<:)) #2948730

gloria s. kasse vega level-classic 6/26/2006 6:59:43 AM

Beautiful, congratulations!!! #2952035

Robyn Gwilt 6/26/2006 12:09:51 PM

Wow Laurence, this is awesome, from the original through to the edit! I've just had the pleasure of visiting your gallery and your daughter's - a talented pair indeed!! :) #2953249

Life Expressions 6/27/2006 10:41:15 PM

Congratulations on your win! Sorry I'm late to comment but I was away when they announced the finalists and winners. #2959446

Laurence Saliba level-classic 6/28/2006 7:35:49 AM

Thanks everyone!!! #2961289

augustus gillian 6/30/2006 6:07:59 AM

beautifull work. #2969670

Susana Ms Heide 7/22/2006 10:33:18 AM

The original is beautiful but the edited version is absolutely STELLAR!!!! Fantastic work Laurence!! A belated CONGRATS on this winning image! #3062991

Susan Jane Allen level-classic 9/12/2006 11:23:10 AM

Wow, belated congrats. I realize how long it's been since I visited your gallery! #3300470

Ariel Lepor 9/26/2006 4:55:05 PM

Congratulations! The original is amazing, and the edited version has such a great effect!!

ScrattyPhotography Blog #3365858

Cheryl E. Molennor 1/18/2007 6:35:42 AM

Great image Lawrence!! Your gallery is great #3834100

Lori Carlson 6/28/2007 7:11:37 PM

How had I missed this dear Laurence!?! This is the coolest!! Great vision and work here and big congrats to you for it!!! :0) #4454876

Joyce ONeil 12/7/2007 9:07:57 PM

This is one of my favorite in your gallery.... speaking of your gallery - truly awesome.... I don't get to comment much due to slow dial up... but I would like to spend a long time looking at your gallery in detail... #5181520

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic 3/16/2010 10:22:51 AM

Belated CONGRATZ. on this wonderful creative Winner. Time to get another WINNER.....enter the original, Laurence!!!

UB. #8459610

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Various filters and levels, curves, channel mixer, saturation, unsharp mask. I will include original below.

Uploaded on 5/18/2006 7:12:18 AM

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