On the Path

William C. Raco level-addict 12/6/2003 10:29:56 AM

This is so pretty, Roseann.
Excellent composition using the branches and leaves to frame the scene.
Nicely done.

bill #79398

Gary W. Lake 12/6/2003 1:22:07 PM

A beautiful shot Roseann! Excellent composition. #290730

Roseann E. Dreasher 12/6/2003 1:24:42 PM

Thanks Bill and Gary! I appreciate your nice remarks! #290733

Susie Peek-Swint 12/6/2003 4:05:20 PM

Very pretty Roseann ~ I wouldn't mund this path for my daily walks :) #290874

Susan T. Evans 12/6/2003 4:36:53 PM

Just beautiful Roseann, wonderful colors and compostion! #290904

Sharon D. Waters 12/6/2003 5:44:37 PM

Another beauty!!! #290959

Lori Ditlefsen 12/6/2003 10:17:17 PM

Wow Roseann, this is just wonderful. Beautiful color and clarity. Nice image with nice DOF. Well done. #291059

Karen Engelbreth 12/7/2003 4:12:15 AM

Beautiful shot, Roseann! #291137

Susana Matos 12/7/2003 5:02:11 AM

This is excellent!! Wonderful composition!
Which settings of sharp/sat/contrast do you use with your camera? I have the same one.
Cheers from Portugal, Su
#291195

Roseann E. Dreasher 12/7/2003 7:34:05 AM

Thank you Susan P., Susan E. Sharon, Lori, Karen and Su!

Su, I took this image around 9am, somewhat overcast day in the P mode. Then took the image into Photoshop, duplicated the layer several times, cleaned up houses and stuff in background, did a gaussian blur on one layer, multiplied on another layer and did a screen setting on another layer. Cropped off the bottom half which had the shadow of the tree and voila! #291464

Stan J. Contrades 12/7/2003 1:02:17 PM

Very, very nice, RED, beautiful colors and thanks for the tech info.
Aloha,
Stan #291690

Lori Ditlefsen 12/7/2003 2:23:58 PM

Wow, lots of work! I never thought of duplicating the layers before. I'll try that some time. Thanks for the info! #291729

Roseann E. Dreasher 12/7/2003 3:29:23 PM

Thanks Stan!! Aloha to you!!

Thanks Lori! I ALWAYS duplicate the layer before doing anything in Photoshop. Then I can play with different effects and not affect the original image. : ) #291772

Carol Brill 12/7/2003 11:18:57 PM

Lovely image with that colorful overhang, Roseann, a beautifully composed work of art! #292047

Roseann E. Dreasher 12/8/2003 5:30:39 AM

Thank you Carol! #292184

Jean Papo level-addict 1/11/2004 7:11:24 PM

Roseann, I am in awe of what you did to enhance this photo! It belongs in an art gallery, for sure! GREAT JOB!!!!! #327799

Roseann E. Dreasher 1/11/2004 7:50:39 PM

Thank you so much Jean for your words of kindness. : ) #327829

Dominique Declerck 1/15/2004 2:20:57 AM

CONGRATULATIONS..S!!!!!

BRAVOS..S!!! #331613

Lori Ditlefsen 1/15/2004 8:08:15 AM

Congrats Roseann! #332674

Ronald Balthazor level-addict 1/15/2004 8:42:26 AM

Congratulations, Roseann. Well done. #332830

Kathleen Clemons 1/15/2004 9:32:28 AM

Wonderful work, Roseann. Congrats to you! #333016

Carol Brill 1/15/2004 9:43:44 AM

Congratulations and best of luck, Roseann! #333058

Karen Engelbreth 1/15/2004 10:00:27 AM

Congratulations Roseann!

#333115

Roseann E. Dreasher 1/15/2004 3:48:35 PM

Thank you all so much!!! #333977

Colette M. Metcalf level-addict 1/15/2004 4:46:39 PM

Congrats to you, Roseann!! #334156

William C. Raco level-addict 1/15/2004 6:34:36 PM

Congratulations, Roseann
I knew this one was special.

bill #334387

Stan J. Contrades level-addict 1/15/2004 11:10:59 PM

Hands are clapping!!! Congratulations, RED, and the very best of luck to you! Your determined work paid off!
Aloha from Kaua'i,
Stan #334734

Mary K. Robison level-addict 1/16/2004 2:15:19 AM

Once again, your hard work in PS has been rewarded, Roseann ~ CONGRATULATIONS! #334880

Mette Vendelboe Allison level-addict 1/16/2004 4:38:45 AM

This reminds me of the great impressionists' work! Congrats and good luck! #335079

Kathleen Clemons 1/16/2004 10:53:49 AM

Congrats on your win, Roseann!! #335791

Murry Grigsby 1/16/2004 11:00:24 AM

Congrats on your win Roseann! #335818

Mette Vendelboe Allison 1/16/2004 12:38:49 PM

Congrats, Roseann:-) #336052

Jean Papo level-addict 1/16/2004 12:51:44 PM

Congratulations on your Second Place win, Roseann! I knew it would be way up there! WELL-DESERVED! #336078

Viveca Venegas level-addict 1/16/2004 1:12:01 PM

Most Beautiful!! Bravo on your win. Viveca. #336119

William C. Raco level-addict 1/16/2004 1:13:32 PM

Very well done, Roseann.
Glad to see this win.
Congratulations,

bill #336127

Stan J. Contrades level-addict 1/16/2004 1:19:52 PM

Hands are still clapping for you, RED! Fantastic win!
Aloha from Kaua'i,
Stan #336155

Susan T. Evans level-addict 1/16/2004 1:22:37 PM

Congrats Roseann on your well deserved win! #336160

Claudia Kuhn level-addict 1/16/2004 1:47:45 PM

Congratulations on your win - great image! #336218

Susie Peek-Swint level-addict 1/16/2004 4:15:53 PM

Well deserved Roseann -- many congrats!! #336421

Gary W. Lake level-addict 1/16/2004 6:09:26 PM

Congrats on your win with this lovely image Roseann! #336547

Mary K. Robison level-addict 1/16/2004 6:53:10 PM

Congratulations on your win, Roseann! You and your beautiful image certainly earned it! #336584

Evy Johansen level-addict 1/16/2004 8:14:20 PM

Many congrats on your Second Place win, Roseann! #336634

Jennifer Sena 1/16/2004 8:36:16 PM

Beautiful, Roseann! Congratulations! #336692

Charlene Bayerle level-addict 1/16/2004 10:07:06 PM

Gorgeous - Congratulations Roseann!! #336777

Colette M. Metcalf level-addict 1/17/2004 12:50:10 PM

Many congrats to you, Roseann!! #337470

Roseann E. Dreasher level-addict 1/19/2004 6:16:18 AM

Thank you all SO very much! I was so shocked to come back online from a weekend of moving and discover this had won! Congrats to everyone!! #339794

Cathy Barrows 1/21/2004 6:11:34 AM

Congrats! beautiful work #342115

bob cornelison 1/22/2004 6:27:11 PM

This is a great photo and thanks for sharing how you did it! #344211

Gary Minish level-addict 1/23/2004 1:10:51 AM

Good eye, nice shot and an excellent PS tutorial! VERY Good work and an excellent image, Roseann! Congratulations :-) #344438

Roseann E. Dreasher 1/23/2004 10:32:49 AM

Thanks Cathy, Bob and Gary! I do appreciate your nice comments! #345117

Susana Matos 2/1/2004 1:22:59 AM

I absolutely love this photo!!! Congratulations,
Cheers from Portugal, Su #356369

Roseann E. Dreasher 2/1/2004 5:32:24 AM

Thank you so much Su! #356544

Carolyn J. Connolly level-addict 12/8/2004 5:54:49 AM

Great image, Roseann - and thanks for posting your original as well...for comparison! IMHO, your very nice PS work gives the finished image an almost 'painted' look! Anway, I saw 'On the Path' featured and wanted to comment...and congratulate you on your Second Place win with it last year! :) #960408

Roseann E. Dreasher 12/8/2004 8:06:05 PM

Thank you so much Carolyn!! I appreciate you taking the time to comment on my image... #961745

Keith L. Clayton 6/6/2006 3:45:45 PM

Super image! Very nice job!! #2861300

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BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner


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