Man's Best Friend

© Paul G Slate

Man's Best Friend

Mary Clarke 10/25/2006 3:30:41 PM

Like it Paul, the original image and your treatment of it. #546079

Murry Grigsby 10/25/2006 3:42:30 PM

Nice image Paul! I really like your timing, the soft autumn light and colors and the effects you applied. Well done!! #3498328

Paul G Slate 10/25/2006 3:58:43 PM

Thank you Mary and Murry! murry wonderful gallery! #3498392

Laurie Daily 10/25/2006 4:02:30 PM

Wonderful image, wonderful effects. Looks like two goldens, what could be better! #3498402

Joannie M. Bertucci 10/25/2006 4:11:23 PM

Paul, love the warm, natural feel this image gives! I am a great lover of the buzz filter and you've put it to good use with this marvelous composition!

Thank you for your comment on my nandina image! #3498431

Melissa Gurdus 10/25/2006 4:53:42 PM

Ohhh this is a wondeful scene with terrific effects and colors, Paul!!! #3498542

randy dannheim 10/25/2006 4:58:56 PM

Can you say winner? Wonderful work Paul. #3498554

Manuel Barrera 10/25/2006 6:39:17 PM

Great composition and the effects are perfect for this scene, Paul, I agree wtih the above writer, a winner, in my eyes #3498685

Donald A. Korbas 10/25/2006 7:52:02 PM

Great composition, leaves me with a good feeling. #3498854

Cathy Laurenzi 10/25/2006 8:14:37 PM

Great image, Paul! The colors, composition and effects really work well together. #3498896

Amanda T 10/25/2006 8:43:57 PM

That is a great image! Did you use Photoshop for the effects? If so, what effects did you use? #3498928

Janine Russell 10/25/2006 9:43:51 PM

Paul, verynice composition and effects. #3498994

Jeff W. Robinson 10/26/2006 4:13:51 AM

Great job Paul!! Jeff #3499784

RC Fritz 10/26/2006 4:27:31 AM

Wonderful composition and effects. Great image, Paul! #3499841

Nadine A. Lewis 10/26/2006 10:10:08 AM

I love this, Paul!!! Awesome use of effects! <>< #3500954

Denise M. Snyder 10/27/2006 11:20:46 AM

This is really beautiful Paul... wonderful effects! #3509796

Nadya Johnson 10/28/2006 10:15:20 AM

A great capture Paul! And nice work with the effect! #3514317

Kay E. Mahoney 10/28/2006 10:44:24 AM

Nice capture. Love the effect. #3514473

Jill Odice 10/28/2006 10:56:07 AM

No Offense taken :-) Great shot!!! #3514541

Paul G Slate 10/28/2006 12:04:36 PM

Thank you all! I used a buzz filter plug in filter 1,2 and 3 #3514789

Chastity Abbott 10/29/2006 3:49:40 AM

Beautiful....I would like to see this one again..love the effects given! #3517127

William88 10/29/2006 11:02:46 AM

Very beautiful art! I love this. #3518942

William88 10/29/2006 6:36:34 PM

Beautiful Paul!! I love the effects. #3520548

Tammy Scott 10/30/2006 3:13:53 AM

Beautiful color, effect, and feeling of peaceful solitude #3521603

Jenny Bosmans 11/7/2006 3:29:03 AM

Very beautiful scene, colors and great use of effect, Paul! :) #3555483

Sherry Sturgis 11/7/2006 3:46:40 AM

Paul, this is really beautiful. I love those effects. There is nothing offensive about this image at all. (everyone knows a man's best friend is his dog)

What filters did you use for this image? It's fantastic!! #3555576

Paul G Slate 11/7/2006 3:51:00 AM

First let me thank you all for the kind words !Sherry this is a simple BUZZ filter plugin for photo shop that can be downloaded for free.I use all three filters on this image.once again thank you all! #3555607

Suzy Betancourt 11/8/2006 5:20:41 AM

I love the composition on this photo, the colors and well, I am an animal lover so everything is perfect for me. Great treatment too.

Suzy #3560533

Christian P. Nicolas 11/9/2006 4:04:55 AM

Awesome composition and effect. Nicely done Paul. :) #3564967

Bonnie C. Lackey 11/19/2006 5:24:17 AM

What a wonderful picture, Paul. Until I lost my beloved canine companion this summer, we spent many, many hours traipsing thru parks and countryside and we would both "smile" when over the next rise would come some more dogs loving their walk. #3603534

Paul G Slate 11/19/2006 5:27:29 AM

Thank you all for the kind words !!! much thank to all! Bonnie sorry for your lose! #3603548

Peggy J. Maguire 11/22/2006 3:36:53 AM

I love this shot Paul.what a wonderful image to look at!!!! #3614727

DiAnna F. Paulk 11/22/2006 11:09:26 PM

I don't take any offense at all! :) This is a beautiful image, Paul. The composition is perfect! The fall colors are wonderful!

Thanks for your comment on Laura's portrait. I don't usually spend as long on the painted portraits as I did on this one. It had so many problems it took me somewhere between 8-10 hours working over 3 days! #3617960

Judith MacArthur 11/23/2006 7:40:56 AM

This is another of my favorites from my visit to your gallery. The soft color and textures are lovely. I must track down that Buzz filter and try it myself...thanks for sharing! #3619127

Paul E. Earl 11/23/2006 2:28:13 PM

Congratulations on this superb finalist. Good luck in the next round! #3620213

Revonda L. Gentry 11/23/2006 9:12:12 PM

Congratulations on this wonderful finalist!! Well done!! #3623168

Jenny Bosmans 11/24/2006 3:41:27 AM

Congratulations on this beautiful finalist, Paul! :) #3623996

Colette M. Metcalf 11/24/2006 4:29:09 AM

Congratulations, Paul!!! #3624250

Kay E. Mahoney 11/24/2006 4:35:02 AM

Congratulations on your beautiful finalist. Good luck in the next round. #3624299

Sherri Gorman 11/24/2006 4:46:32 AM

Congratulations!!!! This is BEAUTIFUL!!! #3624351

Su Sana E. P 11/24/2006 5:52:33 AM

Congratulations on this outstanding Finalist, Paul!! #3624549

Tammy Scott 11/24/2006 6:36:56 AM

Congratulations on a terrific finalist #3624763

Janine Russell 11/24/2006 10:48:05 AM

Paul, congratulations on your finalist. #3625913

Jeff W. Robinson 11/24/2006 11:38:22 AM

Wonderful work Paul; congrats on your Finalist!! Jeff #3626185

Muriel Jackson 11/24/2006 3:21:39 PM

Love this Paul - congratulations! #3626909

Datha Y. Thompson 11/24/2006 3:36:53 PM

CONGRATULATIONS ON THIS WONDERFUL FINALIST :0) #3626952

Boris Kirpichnikov 11/24/2006 4:48:46 PM

Wonderful finalist! Congratulations!!! #3627234

Rakesh Syal 11/24/2006 8:27:27 PM

Congratulations on this outstanding finalist, Paul!! #3627771

Paula L. Mackey 11/24/2006 10:19:25 PM

Absolutely B E A U TIFUL! Great capture! Congrats! #3627984

Husain Akhtar 11/24/2006 11:52:44 PM

So sorry for the delay in congratulating you personally I struggled to find October finalists thanks to Trula that now I have the link! Wake up BF!!
However, big congratulations and best wishes for the next round, my dearest friend!
#3628096

Judyann Plante 11/25/2006 2:15:39 AM

What a beautiful immage, Paul! Congratulations and good luck in the next round!


Judyann ><> #3628259

RC Fritz 11/25/2006 5:16:12 AM

Congrats on your finalist!

#3628664

Paul G Slate 11/25/2006 7:34:45 AM

Thank you all! again!
Paul #3629242

Sherry S. Boles 11/25/2006 7:17:52 PM

Great job...Congrats, Paul! #3630961

Stacy Lankford 11/26/2006 5:57:33 AM

Fantastic abstract!
stacy #3632573

sharon K. King 11/27/2006 6:26:22 PM

Congratulations on this terrific Finalist Paul! #3640129

Laurie Daily 11/28/2006 3:01:12 AM

Congratulations Paul on this beautiful image! #3641440

Gary Lange 11/28/2006 11:31:01 AM

Wonderful artwork, Paul. Congrats to you!! #3643386

Allen O. Howard 12/5/2006 5:59:48 PM

Extremely nicely done, Paul! Great image and effects to enhance! #3670959

Lori K. Whitman 12/5/2006 8:15:12 PM

Absolutely gorgeous. I love it! #3671374

JOHN V. ROSCICH 12/6/2006 9:53:25 PM

EXCELLENT IMAGE PAUL
CONGRATS ON THE WELL DESERVED AWARD
JOHN #3675892

Hurk (Steve) Hurkett 12/22/2006 12:15:36 PM

Great shot, Paul ... complete with buzz to boot!

Steve Hurkett #3730113

Vladan D. Djordjevic 1/14/2007 8:54:05 PM

This is a beautiful picture! Love the composition, effects, color! #3820226

Manos Peponas 7/11/2007 11:17:38 AM

nice filtering and composition
I suspect the use of buzz pro
am I right?? #4497271

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no offense to any woman who looks at this photo. I'm not trying to be politicaly incorrect! canon 100-400mm IS L out for a walk with the wife and kids and came apon this great seen!I hope you all enjoy it!

Uploaded on 10/25/2006 3:09:55 PM

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