Ledebourn Globeflower

© Jim Kinnunen

Ledebourn Globeflower

Susan L. Vasquez 6/26/2006 9:36:27 PM

Lovely work Jim! The colors are so nice :) #472686

Pat Gamwell 6/27/2006 12:20:00 AM

FABULOUS shot & perfect effects! Isn't it fun to find new ways & effects? Thanks for the great info! EXCELLENT! #2955242

Evy Johansen 6/27/2006 3:54:12 AM

Wow.... great work, Jim!!! Very beautiful image! #2955777

Jeff W. Robinson 6/27/2006 4:39:32 AM

Beautifully captured Jim! Jeff #2955984

Jim Kinnunen 6/27/2006 6:13:27 AM

Thanks Susan, Pat, Evy and Jeff!:) #2956353

Linda Proctor 6/27/2006 6:20:25 AM

Gorgeous work Jim !! Thanks for sharing your technique, it's lovely! #2956378

Jim Kinnunen 6/27/2006 6:25:06 AM

Thanks Linda!:) Here's a link to the image editing tips Doug Herrman sent to me. It includes a description of what I did here and a few more.
http://www.pcmag.com/article2/0,4149,894714,00.asp
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Stephen Zacker 6/27/2006 7:59:13 AM

Very creative. I will have to give it a try #2956813

Jim Kinnunen 6/27/2006 8:02:22 AM

Thanks Stephen!:) #2956844

Su Sana E. P 6/27/2006 8:14:08 AM

Jim, wonderful technique on this gorgeous image and it came out really well!! #2956895

Nir .b. 6/27/2006 10:09:57 AM

Amazing!!
So beautifu.
Keep up;)
nir .b. #2957375

Jim Kinnunen 6/27/2006 6:21:48 PM

Thanks Susan and Nir!:) #2958904

Susie Peek-Swint 6/28/2006 12:50:58 AM

Very beautiful colours and composition Jim ~ thanks for taking the time to share your techniques :) #2959654

Jim Kinnunen 6/28/2006 5:32:45 AM

Thank you Susie and you're welcome!:) #2960660

Sharon Day 6/28/2006 6:22:00 AM

Gorgeous image, Jim!!! I love the colors and comp! I just found out a little different way to lighten a photo. Duplicate the background layer and change the blending mode to Screen then lower the opacity until you like the results. It doesn't seem to me noise is as obvious doing it this way. Thanks for the tip! #2960964

Dan J. Holm 6/28/2006 4:51:23 PM

BEAUTIFUL shot, Jim!!! #2963127

Jim Kinnunen 6/28/2006 6:31:06 PM

Thank you Dan!:) #2963324

Jenny Bosmans 6/29/2006 3:54:33 AM

Gorgeous colors and beatuiful result of your work, Jim!! #2964651

Jim Kinnunen 6/29/2006 7:14:22 AM

Thanks Jenny!:) #2965431

Lorri Shank 7/3/2006 6:57:27 AM

The dof and the striking color combination in this makes it so beautiful! Nice work, Jim! #2981121

Jim Kinnunen 7/3/2006 7:25:52 AM

Thanks Lorri!:) #2981199

Sharon Day 7/24/2006 8:48:58 PM

Congratulations on this gorgeous finalist, Jim!!! #3072441

Graeme Chow 7/24/2006 9:06:15 PM

Wat a awesome finalists. You PS efforts paid off , Jim. #3072565

Pat Gamwell 7/24/2006 9:39:21 PM

Another BIG CONGRATS, Jim! WTG!!! #3072825

Nadya Johnson 7/24/2006 10:27:29 PM

A second congratulations Jim, on this second awesome finalist! #3073326

Nadya Johnson 7/24/2006 10:27:44 PM

A second congratulations Jim, on this second awesome finalist! #3073330

Evy Johansen 7/24/2006 11:36:38 PM

Jim, Congratulations on another, beautiful finalist!! #3073695

Candice C. Calhoun 7/25/2006 12:17:01 AM

Congratulations!

ccc #3073882

Stephen Zacker 7/25/2006 4:54:14 AM

Nice work and beautiful image. Congratulations #3075022

Jenny Bosmans 7/25/2006 5:01:45 AM

Congratulations on another beautiful finalist, Jim! :) #3075114

Roger Bernabo 7/25/2006 5:23:07 AM

Wonderful effects Jim, CONGRATULATIONS! #3075302

Noel Baebler 7/25/2006 6:38:45 AM

Huzzah, again, Jim! #3075971

Jill Flynn 7/25/2006 7:44:48 AM

Beautiful! Congratulations on another terrific finalist Jim! #3076577

Allen O. Howard 7/25/2006 10:17:33 AM

I missed this Jim. Beautiful, and congratulations! #3077932

Steve Mescha 7/25/2006 2:08:46 PM

Another great month for you, Jim! Congrats on all 3 finalists :-) #3079600

Kay Beausoleil 7/25/2006 3:06:31 PM

Congratulations on this colourful finalist, Jim! #3079923

Rakesh Syal 7/25/2006 3:24:05 PM

Congratulations, Jim! #3079988

Jim Kinnunen 7/25/2006 8:05:50 PM

Thank you all for your comments!:) #3081177

Melissa Gurdus 7/25/2006 8:06:29 PM

Stunning finalist, Jim!!! #3081181

Jim Kinnunen 7/25/2006 8:08:01 PM

Thank you Melissa!:) #3081185

Sherry S. Boles 7/25/2006 8:31:09 PM

Fantastic image...Congrats, Jim! #3081280

Brian Lobdell 7/25/2006 9:43:03 PM

Wonderful PS work on this fab finalist, Jim! Congratulations! #3081473

Jim Kinnunen 7/25/2006 9:44:49 PM

Thanks Sherry and Brian!:) #3081482

Monika Sapek 7/26/2006 12:25:40 PM

Nice work, Jim! Many congratulations on your finalist and best of luck in the round!
Monika
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Monika Sapek 7/26/2006 12:26:25 PM

Nice work, Jim! Many congratulations on your finalist and best of luck in the round!
Monika
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Jim Kinnunen 7/26/2006 10:12:45 PM

Thanks Monika!:) #3087509

Jane Summa 7/26/2006 10:21:31 PM

Well, your "new" way sure paid off, Jim! congratulations! The link you shared with us is now in my favorites...I started to read it & remembered I'm trying to catch up here...lol. Sharon shared some info as well..I love this image! #3087544

Jim Kinnunen 7/27/2006 6:51:39 AM

Thank you Jane!:) #3089349

Serena Pierce 7/27/2006 9:18:19 AM

Pretty image Jim, congratulations!! #3090019

Jim Kinnunen 7/27/2006 4:05:03 PM

Thank you Serena!:) #3091613

Virginia L. Allison 8/17/2007 8:44:47 AM

Very pretty and soft. Nice job. #4661299

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f/4.5, 1/60s, Canon 100mm Macro, 100 ISO. I tried a different way to add some saturation to this image. I duplicated the original layer and changed the blending mode from normal to overlay and adjusted to about 40%. Then I sharpened the image with another duplicate layer changing the blending mode from normal to soft light and used the high pass filter which I adjusted to taste. These are two new ways (for me) of doing the same old thing in PS.

Uploaded on 6/26/2006 9:25:34 PM

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