Mod Flower

Paul Michko 6/19/2006 7:41:37 AM

Wonderful macro and pop-art effects, Shelly. #467909

Bridgette B 6/19/2006 7:43:17 AM

Gorgeous image and effects, Shelly! #2915241

Kenneth Mucke 6/19/2006 7:51:12 AM

wonderfully creative...beutiful colors #2915299

Janine Russell 6/19/2006 8:02:19 AM

Shelly, excellent colors, lighting, detail and effects. #2915390

Pamela Shane 6/19/2006 8:03:33 AM

Beautiful end results Shelly! I love this - the textures, colors, & originality are super!! :) #2915401

Shirley L. Carpenter 6/19/2006 8:05:19 AM

Great work Shelly!! Love the colors and comp!!! #2915423

Shelly A. Van Camp 6/19/2006 8:10:19 AM

Paul, Bridgette, Ken, Janine, Pamela, and Shirley: Thank you all so much! Have a great Monday!!! #2915465

Carla Metzler 6/19/2006 8:11:47 AM

Wonderful shot, Shelly! I like the mod look. :) #2915475

Margot Petrowski 6/19/2006 8:23:59 AM

This is fabulous....great PS work!!! #2915551

Shelly A. Van Camp 6/19/2006 8:28:23 AM

Carla and Margot: Thank you both so much! #2915583

Paula Dwyer 6/19/2006 8:33:10 AM

Incredible and creative effects in this colorful and fantastic work of art!! Awesome PS work!! :) #2915615

Bill Wyatt 6/19/2006 8:46:24 AM

Beautiful colors and creative effects, Shelly! #2915669

Shelly L. Rauscher 6/19/2006 8:51:26 AM

Those colors are so vibrant! Beautiful job Shelly! #2915690

Kathy Reeves 6/19/2006 8:59:53 AM

Very creative!! Beautiful vibrant colors! Great PS work! #2915713

Stephen Zacker 6/19/2006 9:08:50 AM

Very creative and artistic #2915750

Kristi A. Howson 6/19/2006 9:25:58 AM

Love the effects you've applied to this Shelly. It really gives it impact and is presented beautifully! #2915837

Mary K. Robison 6/19/2006 9:55:46 AM

Shelly, your images of lilies are beautiful ~ and your PS work is terrific! #2915950

Jessica Jenney 6/19/2006 10:14:23 AM

Wonderful rich colors, and creative effects, Shelly! #2916032

Karen E. Michaels 6/19/2006 10:16:01 AM

I really like you artistic interpretation of this piece Shelly! You did one helluva job. Peace, karen #2916037

Ray Clarke 6/19/2006 11:04:08 AM

Great macro and effects Shelly!!!(R) #2916148

Karen Slagle 6/19/2006 11:41:46 AM

Great colors and fantastic effects. This truly is a piece of art... #2916241

Gail Vitikacs 6/19/2006 12:32:03 PM

Fabulous capture...STUNNING colors and wonderful effects! #2916379

Laurence Saliba 6/19/2006 12:34:29 PM

I agree with Gail!!! Stunning indeed!!! Same as my flower but yours is so much more exciting!!! #2916397

Rakesh Syal 6/19/2006 12:46:29 PM

Great job, Shelly! What a piece of art! #2916452

Claudia Kuhn 6/19/2006 2:53:11 PM

Terrific Shelly, love the colors and effects! #2916879

John Connolly 6/19/2006 4:17:44 PM

WOW! What a presentation! This is certainly an intrigueing, psychadelic image! Great Work, Shelly! #2917201

Opal Cross 6/19/2006 4:37:48 PM

You can talk about creativity. I love this. How did you do the background. Just beautiful. #2917290

Jamil Saliba 6/19/2006 5:13:57 PM

Very beautiful and lovely image , colors and effects #2917452

Colette M. Metcalf 6/19/2006 5:26:35 PM

Beautiful colors and effects, Shelly!! #2917489

Nancy L. Green 6/19/2006 6:17:23 PM

Wonderful effects Shelly!! Lovely composition and colors. Very well done! <>< #2917668

Debbie Del Tejo 6/19/2006 6:35:27 PM

This is wonderful Shelley...glad you are back and brought back such pretty photos. I'll email u. #2917750

Laura Clay-Ballard 6/19/2006 7:00:00 PM

awesome work! love what you did with this! the textures and colors are super! #2917865

Kara L. Hendricks 6/20/2006 2:57:45 AM

Gorgeous... Love your effects..
Can't wait to meet you as well!!!
Have a safe move!!! #2918771

Roxanne M. Bubar 6/20/2006 3:27:08 AM

Stunning colors, image and beautiful effects. #2918917

Nadine A. Lewis 6/20/2006 4:00:02 AM

Beautiful image with great effects, Shelly.

<>< #2919091

Steve Mescha 6/20/2006 4:11:42 AM

LOL, I haven't heard the word "MOD" in a while! This is great, Shelly!!! #2919144

Shelly A. Van Camp 6/20/2006 5:38:14 AM

Paula, Bill, Shelly, Kathy, Stephen, Kristi, Mary, Jessica, Karen, Ray, Karen, Gail, Laurence, Rakesh, Claudia, John, Opal, Jamil, Colette, Nancy, Debbie, Laura, Kara, Roxanne, Nadine, Steve and Kevin: Thank to all of you for the support and friendship.....I hope to post for 2 more days and then we won't have a pc...Have a great day!!!!!!! I will comment later after the packers leave :) #2919593

David Phalen 6/20/2006 7:22:37 AM

Outstanding Photoshop work Shelly!

Hope the move goes well. #2920027

Melissa G. Meiselman 6/20/2006 7:24:23 AM

Striking image, Shelly. You did very well in PS!!! #2920037

Shelly A. Van Camp 6/20/2006 8:42:41 AM

David and Melissa: Thank you so much! #2920480

Candice C. Calhoun 6/20/2006 4:15:25 PM

WOW, I LOVE this! As you discovered, it is lily season in the heartland...heavenly, huh? GREAT image, way cool!

ccc #2922088

Shelly A. Van Camp 6/20/2006 7:36:21 PM

Candice, thank you so much! Yes, I found some cool things to photograph in the heartland. Hope you have a great day tomorrow. We have packers coming, again.. *yawn* #2922641

Pat Gamwell 6/20/2006 10:13:17 PM

Extremely artistic & superbly created! #2923068

Darryl Wilkinson 6/21/2006 12:59:21 AM

Shelly, This image really "POPS"... Beautiful work! #2923672

Donna Roberts 6/21/2006 3:33:12 AM

Hey there my poor neglected pongy friend - time has just been getting away from me but I just *had* to stop by before another day went past without my saying hi.
Thinking of you heaps - this image in particular really caught my eye, I am really enjoying your new experimental photographs. The presentation is fantastic. Promise to stop by again soon.
We finally have rain on this side of the pond.....yipeee.
Hugs - ddu

Shelly A. Van Camp 6/21/2006 5:53:39 AM

Pat, Darryl, and Pongy: Thank you all so we move, I will count the days until I am back to BP. I am not sure how long I will be able to keep my pc, but I am still trying! lol Have a great day!!!!!!!!!!!! #2925563

Mary N C. Taitt 6/21/2006 9:12:19 AM

This is really beautiful Shelly! WOW! Another cool one for card art, or it could be hung in a Foyer! Nice work! Mary :-D #2927258

Jaclyn Klassen 6/21/2006 10:09:40 AM

Wow, this is just stunning! Brilliant colours and composition! Love it! #2927639

Shelly A. Van Camp 6/21/2006 10:14:33 AM

Mary and Jackie: Thank you so much! Your warm comments mean so much to me in the middle of this move. Have a great day! #2927662

Jenny Bosmans 6/21/2006 12:29:05 PM

Stunningly beautiful, Shelly!! Love this!! #2928624

Shelly A. Van Camp 6/21/2006 4:55:23 PM

Jenny: Thank you so much!! #2930061

Photographer 6/22/2006 7:37:00 AM

Wow! Beautiful job Shelly ! Love the colors on this, well done! #2933667

Shelly A. Van Camp 6/22/2006 8:09:48 AM

Hi Rhein and thank you! #2933856

Sam Britt 6/24/2006 9:03:33 AM

Beautiful! You chose a great combination of effects. The texture and color is outstanding.

Sam #2944977

Goshka G. 6/24/2006 9:28:57 AM

It really is striking and very eye-catching, Shelly!! #2945072

Shelly A. Van Camp 6/24/2006 4:01:02 PM

Hi SB and Goshka: Thanks so much! Have a great day!!! #2946087

Sergio La Spina 6/24/2006 11:04:56 PM

Very beautiful effect and beautiful immage well done Shelly!! #2946913

Shelly A. Van Camp 6/25/2006 8:26:59 AM

hi Sergio and thank you! #2948139

Jill Odice 6/25/2006 8:07:24 PM

Wowee! This is really stunning work! I love it! This needs a big frame and wall to hang it on! :-) #2950193

Shelly A. Van Camp 6/27/2006 6:15:34 AM

Jill, Thank you so much!!! I appreciate your thoughtful comments. I hope to hang this someday!! #2956361

Lorraine A. Cook 7/9/2006 9:49:54 PM

This is awesome! Love the rainbow background, Shelly!!<:)) #3006023

Shelly A. Van Camp 7/10/2006 8:21:58 AM

Hi Lorraine and thanks!!!! #3008406

Lori Carlson 7/10/2006 8:43:10 PM

Cool work Shelly! :0) Would make a great card! Glad to see you are enjoying the summer! :0) #3011407

Shelly A. Van Camp 7/11/2006 8:11:34 AM

Hi Lori and thank you!! #3013643

Kenneth Mucke 7/24/2006 8:53:58 PM

WAY TO GO Shelly....Congrats on your finalist #3072477

Lorraine A. Cook 7/24/2006 9:36:46 PM

Congratulations on this gorgeous finalist, Shelly!<:)) #3072796

Pamela Shane 7/24/2006 9:54:55 PM

Well deserved Shelly - congratulations!
:) #3072988

Pat Gamwell 7/24/2006 10:10:17 PM

WTG, girl! BIG CONGRATS! #3073155

Life Expressions 7/24/2006 10:19:42 PM

Congratulations, Shelly!!! #3073257

Nadya Johnson 7/24/2006 10:52:36 PM

Absolutely stunning work with stunning colors, Shelly! Congratulations on this super finalist! #3073507

Stanley J. Contrades 7/24/2006 11:48:12 PM

CONGRATULATIONS, Shelly! Best of luck to you in the next round!!
Much Aloha,
Stan #3073741

Ray Clarke 7/24/2006 11:58:10 PM

Huge congrats Shelly #3073787

Candice C. Calhoun 7/25/2006 12:29:47 AM


ccc #3073933

Steve Mescha 7/25/2006 2:44:14 AM

One of my favorites, Shelly! Congradulations!!! #3074235

Judyann Plante 7/25/2006 3:21:26 AM

Congratulations, Shelly!!!

Judyann ><> #3074392

Bill Wyatt 7/25/2006 3:51:22 AM

Congratulations on your finalist, Shelly! #3074538

Ross Throndson 7/25/2006 4:24:46 AM


Karen Slagle 7/25/2006 5:53:41 AM

I love this and am so happy to see it among the finalists. Big congrats... #3075586

Roger Bernabo 7/25/2006 6:20:56 AM

A wonderful image Shelly congratulations!! #3075831

Ken Smith 7/25/2006 7:22:16 AM

Shelly, a big congrats!! #3076294

Jenny Bosmans 7/25/2006 7:26:54 AM

Congratulations on this beautiful finalist, Shelly! :) #3076345

Emile Abbott 7/25/2006 8:24:36 AM

A move, a new command and a finalist too, Shelly you just do it all. Huge congratulation my friend. #3076976

Dr Silly 7/25/2006 9:54:03 AM

Congratulations on this modern art finalist. :O)

Jill Odice 7/25/2006 10:51:07 AM

Glad to see the judges were as impressed with this as I was! Congrats :-) #3078168

Kaye Burazin 7/25/2006 11:43:09 AM

This is so good Shelly. So excited to see you here in the finals. Congrats! #3078569

Lori Carlson 7/25/2006 12:45:34 PM

Woohoo Shelly girl!! You know I LOVE THIS!! Big congrats on its honors!!! :0) #3079053

Renee Doyle 7/25/2006 1:41:25 PM

Wow - wonderful ps work Shelly!!!! Congratulations on this wonderful finalist!

Terry L. Ellis 7/25/2006 1:44:36 PM

WTG, Shelly!! Congratulations on this very colorful and beautiful finalist! #3079462

Linda D. Lester 7/25/2006 3:48:12 PM

Beautiful...Congratulations! #3080093

Shelly A. Van Camp 7/25/2006 4:50:51 PM

Thank you so much everyone! I didn't even know they had been picked....I was surprised this made it over the ghosting flowers that was in DD. Thanks again!!! #3080354

Carla Metzler 7/25/2006 7:33:42 PM

Congratulations, Shelly! :) #3081052

Tamara K. Walker 7/25/2006 8:08:43 PM


Jim Kinnunen 7/25/2006 9:24:31 PM

Congratulations on this beautiful finalist, Shelly!:) #3081417

Rakesh Syal 7/26/2006 2:18:01 AM

Congratulations, Shelly! #3082130

Jeff Robinson 7/26/2006 4:05:15 AM

Congrats Shelly on your outstanding work and making the Finals!! Jeff #3082661

Shelly A. Van Camp 7/26/2006 6:47:30 AM

Carla, Tamera, Jim, Rakesh, and Jeff: Thank you so much! Good luck to you all as well! #3083516

Sam Britt 7/26/2006 2:50:07 PM

Congratulations, Shelly!! #3085896

Shelly A. Van Camp 7/26/2006 6:19:59 PM

Thank you, S B.! #3086675

DiAnna F. Paulk 7/26/2006 7:00:44 PM

Congratulations on this GREAT finalist, Shelly! So creative and colorful. Outstanding work, indeed!!

Thanks for commenting on my "Blacksmith's Shop" today! #3086857

Kara L. Hendricks 7/26/2006 7:54:36 PM

Congrats on this wonderful finalist... Good luck in the next round!! #3087120

Sylvia Rossler 7/27/2006 3:13:53 AM

Big Big congrats Shelly :O) #3088157

Shelly A. Van Camp 7/27/2006 8:06:43 AM

DA, Kara and Sylvia: Thank you all so much!!! Have a great day! #3089676

Darryl Wilkinson 7/27/2006 4:23:15 PM

Outstanding Finalist, Shelly! Congratulations! #3091654

Darryl Wilkinson 7/27/2006 10:22:02 PM

Shelly, I am so happy to see a GOLD badge here! HUGE congratulations, my friend! :) #3092372

Sylvia Rossler 7/27/2006 10:24:07 PM

Yihhaa ! Big congrats on your win Shelly :o) #3092380

She-She Killough 7/27/2006 11:30:51 PM

WOW! I SOO Love this Shelly easy to see why it won 2nd place!! CONGRATS to YOU!!! :) #3092530

Ross Throndson 7/28/2006 12:11:51 AM

Big Congratulations on your WIN, Shelly!!! :^) #3092662

Donna La Mattino Pagakis 7/28/2006 12:11:57 AM

A gorgeous creation, congratulations on your win! #3092664

Mary K. Robison 7/28/2006 12:15:49 AM

Wonderful colors and effects, Shelly!
CONGRATULATIONS on your well-earned win!! #3092678

Renee Doyle 7/28/2006 12:52:08 AM

Congrats Shelly on this fabulous win!!!

Donna Roberts 7/28/2006 1:05:08 AM

I am SOOOOO happy to see you get this second place win Pongy.
Fantastic result my friend.
:-) ddu

Michelle R. Kovach 7/28/2006 3:15:32 AM

Congrats on your win Shelly! Well done girl! #3093223

Jenny Bosmans 7/28/2006 3:22:30 AM

Congratulations on this beautiful winner, Shelly! :) #3093253

Pamela Shane 7/28/2006 3:52:57 AM

BIG CONGRATULATIONS on this wonderful win Shelly!!!! :) :) #3093408

Gail Vitikacs 7/28/2006 3:58:18 AM

WAY TO GOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO!!!!! Congratulations Shelly! #3093439

Anita Hogue 7/28/2006 4:47:24 AM

Beautiful work, Shelly! Congratulations! #3093644

Ken Smith 7/28/2006 4:49:29 AM

Congratulations, Shelly!!! Beautiful!! #3093657

Candice C. Calhoun 7/28/2006 5:03:03 AM

Congratulations, Shelly...I am so happy for you! Way to go!

ccc #3093750

Dr Silly 7/28/2006 5:04:30 AM

Congratulations on this win :O)

Mary Timman 7/28/2006 5:26:48 AM

Congratulations on a gorgeous winner. Very neat effects and perfect! #3093910

Laura Clay-Ballard 7/28/2006 5:48:47 AM

congrats! #3094034

Jamil Saliba 7/28/2006 5:59:53 AM

Congratulations Shelly on this beautiful winner #3094103

Karen Slagle 7/28/2006 6:08:27 AM

Way to go.... #3094151

Terry L. Ellis 7/28/2006 6:10:44 AM

Shelly, congratulations on this fantastic second place win!!! WTG!!! #3094168

Bill Wyatt 7/28/2006 6:12:18 AM

Congratulations on your Winner, Shelly! #3094177

Jim Kinnunen 7/28/2006 6:39:06 AM

Congrats, Shelly!!!! #3094338

Judyann Plante 7/28/2006 6:58:42 AM

Shelly, Congratulations on this well-deserved win!!!

Judyann ><> #3094466

Laurence Saliba 7/28/2006 7:27:55 AM

Congratulations Shelly!!!! #3094633

Casey A. Hanson 7/28/2006 7:34:08 AM

Awesome work, Shelly! Congrats!! :0) #3094658

David Phalen 7/28/2006 7:35:07 AM

Congrats on a well earned winner Shelly! #3094661

Shelly A. Van Camp 7/28/2006 7:56:30 AM

WOW, I never expected this! This made my day and I needed this! Thank you BP, and all my dear friends...each and everyone of you are wonderful photographers. I appreciate the support you give me each day. Thank you from my heart!!!!!! #3094768

Jill Flynn 7/28/2006 7:57:52 AM

Wonderful creativity Shelly. Congratulations on your win! #3094778

Tonya R. Boles 7/28/2006 8:02:16 AM

Congrats Shelly. Awesome image.. #3094809

Carla Metzler 7/28/2006 8:39:43 AM

Congratulations, Shelly! :D #3095007

Linda Boehme 7/28/2006 10:39:56 AM

Congrats on this beautiful 2nd place win, Shelly!!! #3095443

Lori Dunn 7/28/2006 10:44:30 AM

Wonderful ps work Shelly. Very nice! #3095462

Nadya Johnson 7/28/2006 11:41:49 AM

A huge congratulations, Shelly! So glad to see this striking image in the winners' circle!! Well done and well deserved! #3095621

Nadya Johnson 7/28/2006 11:45:53 AM

A well deserved win- fabulous work Congratulations! #3095632

Shelly A. Van Camp 7/28/2006 1:01:36 PM

Thank you so much everyone! You are all wonderful photographers. Thanks for the inspiration each day! Have a wonderful weekend! #3095826

Sharon Day 7/28/2006 1:38:11 PM

BIG Congratulations, Shelly!!! Simply a fantastic image! #3096018

Scott J. Pinkham 7/28/2006 1:49:06 PM

Congratulations, I knew one of your pictures would place well. keep on snapping. #3096091

Shelly A. Van Camp 7/28/2006 4:33:56 PM

Sharon and Scott: Thanks for the comments...Always appreciate them all....Especially from a great photographer as my son, Scott who had his Niagra Falls picture place second. Have a great weekend! #3096464

William C. Raco 7/28/2006 5:34:43 PM

This is beautiful, Shelly!
Fantastic photo and presentation

Bill #3096656

Kristi A. Howson 7/28/2006 10:11:00 PM

So beautiful the color and design presentation. I hope this signifies a beautiful life in Kansas for you Shelly! Congratulations on this marvelous winner! #3097251

Lorraine A. Cook 7/28/2006 11:43:47 PM

Congratulations on this awesome win, Shellly!<:)) This is one of my favorite photos!!<:)) #3097353

Colette M. Metcalf 7/29/2006 4:09:08 AM

Beautiful! Congratulations to you on your WIN, Shelly!!! #3097663

Stephen Zacker 7/29/2006 9:21:10 AM

Stunning. Congratulations #3098683

Cathy Barrows 7/29/2006 10:16:49 AM

Congrats on your win...gorgeous #3098859

Kaye Burazin 7/29/2006 9:22:49 PM

Yipee Shelly. Couldn't have happened to a nicer person. #3100254

Leanne M.E. Boyd 7/30/2006 7:10:14 AM

Beautiful image, Shelly = congrats on your win! #3101401

Lori Carlson 7/30/2006 9:32:57 AM

Awesome! WTG Shelly friend!!! Congratulations on your big win!!! :0) #3101719

Shelly A. Van Camp 7/30/2006 6:19:59 PM

Thank you everyone so very much! I really appreciate all the wonderful comments. Have a great week!!! #3102878

Life Expressions 7/30/2006 7:23:48 PM

Many congrats on this lovely second place win, Shelly! #3103158

Janine Russell 7/30/2006 10:11:11 PM

Shelly, congratulations on your Second Place win. #3103594

Jeff Robinson 8/1/2006 6:47:52 AM

Congrats Shelly on your well deserved win! Jeff #3109813

Susana Ms Heide 8/1/2006 8:13:01 AM

I'm adding my congrats to the list for this fantastic WINNER!! Well done Shelly! #3110122

Emile Abbott 8/1/2006 2:38:46 PM

Huge congratulations Shelly on this supurb second place win. #3111349

Shelly A. Van Camp 8/2/2006 6:42:53 AM

Thank you everyone who has made the wonderful comments here...I appreciate each and every one of them! Thank you!!! Have a wonderful day!!! #3114403

eileen bedford 8/2/2006 11:30:16 PM

Congratulation Shelly, this is some great work. #3117449

William88 8/4/2006 10:46:41 AM

Wow! Excellent art work. Congratulations!! #3124759

Manos Peponas 8/12/2006 3:51:15 AM

perfection of its own!!! #3154260

Shelly A. Van Camp 8/14/2006 2:34:49 PM

Thanks so much everyone! #3163193

Shelly A. Van Camp 8/14/2006 2:34:50 PM

Thanks so much everyone! #3163194

RC Fritz 8/15/2006 10:23:56 AM

Beautiful work Shelly. Congratulations!! #3167290

Shelly A. Van Camp 8/19/2006 7:42:21 PM

Thanks RC! #3186716

Shelly OConnor 5/14/2007 6:29:51 PM

Wow! Great job on photo shop. This is really pretty! #4283199

Shelly A. Van Camp 6/14/2007 4:47:20 PM

Thanks everyone! #4397688

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This is one of the flowers I took in Kansas. I worked on it in Photoshop and came up with this. It is my modern art form...I took the flower on macro, 1/125, F7.8, ISO200. Then in PS I used filters, saturation, curves, and added some texture. Hope you all have a great day!!

Uploaded on 6/19/2006 7:33:20 AM

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