The Gaze of a Monk

© Nancy Grace Chen

The Gaze of a Monk

Tanya O'Leary 4/4/2004 4:17:03 AM

Nancy your composition is spot on the colours are great. A really good shot.
regards Tanya O'leary #114014

Naveed Sheikh 4/4/2004 5:41:12 AM

Nancy, this is a really striking shot. Love the Orange, and how it pops right out at you. Nice capture ! #462348

Darren Smith 4/4/2004 11:22:02 AM

Fab image Nancy. Wonderful colour and great pose. #463025

Nicole Boenig-McGrade 4/4/2004 11:10:32 PM

Hi Nancy, this is perfect. I love the colours, contrast and composition. Well done! #463897

Nancy Grace Chen 5/11/2004 8:52:12 AM

One of the things about photography is that you get the opportunity to learn so much about the subject you are photographing-- I meet people and experience things I never would have otherwise, and this is an example. Thank you so much for the kind comments!!

Nancy
nance.c@poboxes.com
nacespace.com/photos #531006

Debra Booth 5/13/2004 5:45:48 PM

Wonderful shot, Nancy! Congratulations on making finalist! #535004

zcaley 5/13/2004 5:53:47 PM

Big Congrats Nancy on making the finals with this fine shot!!! #535070

Claudia Kuhn 5/13/2004 6:44:43 PM

Congrats again Nancy #535468

Nicole Boenig-McGrade 5/13/2004 7:03:10 PM

Congratulations Nancy!!! Well done!!! #535592

Kenton L. Elliott 5/14/2004 5:56:13 AM

Congratulations, Nancy on a very deserving image. I love it. Good luck! #537827

Nancy Grace Chen 5/14/2004 8:02:14 AM

Thank you so much for the nice messages! I appreciate it!

Nancy
nance.c@poboxes.com
nacespace.com/photos #538580

Kelly Abernathy 5/14/2004 11:51:46 AM

Congratulations! -K #539394

Gabe David 5/14/2004 3:14:50 PM

Just a few ones can making great images with a "tourist" camera. You can! Please Nancy, buy a pro camera, because you have to! Welcome to Professionals... #540039

LJ Corliss 5/14/2004 7:22:42 PM

Congrats :) #540606

Nancy Grace Chen 5/14/2004 8:06:27 PM

Haha... thanks, Gabe! Actually, I have since bought a Canon Digital Rebel. I just joined BP a month ago, though, and this was one of my "older" images.

Thanks to all for the comments!

Nancy
nance.c@poboxes.com
nacespace.com/photos #540695

Jim Kinnunen 5/14/2004 9:27:58 PM

Composition, color and subject are excellent! Congrats! #540820

Karen Lewis 5/14/2004 9:56:20 PM

Wonderful!!!!!!! Congratulations!!!!!! #540850

Nicole Boenig-McGrade 5/15/2004 7:59:22 AM

Hi Nancy, Congratulations, again!!! I have been looking through some of your work and it is very impressive!!! I'd love to learn more about your digital work and photoshop. You're lighting is also spot on! Well done Nancy. Keep in touch!!! Kind regards from West Australia, Nicole. #541472

Nicole Boenig-McGrade 5/15/2004 7:59:57 AM

Hi Nancy, Congratulations, again!!! I have been looking through some of your work and it is very impressive!!! I'd love to learn more about your digital work and photoshop. You're lighting is also spot on! Well done Nancy. Keep in touch!!! Kind regards from West Australia, Nicole. #541473

Nicole Boenig-McGrade 5/15/2004 8:00:15 AM

Hi Nancy, Congratulations, again!!! I have been looking through some of your work and it is very impressive!!! I'd love to learn more about your digital work and photoshop. You're lighting is also spot on! Well done Nancy. Keep in touch!!! Kind regards from West Australia, Nicole. #541474

Nicole Boenig-McGrade 5/15/2004 8:02:48 AM

Hi Nancy, Congratulations, again!!! I have been looking through some of your work and it is very impressive!!! I'd love to learn more about your digital work and photoshop. You're lighting is also spot on! Well done Nancy. Keep in touch!!! Kind regards from West Australia, Nicole. #541479

Alisha May Furbish 5/17/2004 8:16:22 PM

Love the composition- a very candid yet peaceful moment- congratulations! #546381

Steve McCroskey 6/20/2004 2:54:25 AM

Hi Nancy!
Great shot!!
Looking forward to seeing more from you!!!! #605947

Vicki Hunt 4/21/2005 3:34:05 AM

Nancy, this is so great! Congratulations! #1273432

zcaley 4/21/2005 8:05:32 PM

Congrats Nancy! #1278682

Robert Mann 4/21/2005 8:41:51 PM

The composition, colors, great subject and contrasts have always screamed winner to me, Nancy! Many congrats on your finalist selection and good luck! RoB #1278805

S J 4/21/2005 11:07:53 PM

Wow!! CONGRATULATIONS on this well deserving WIN, Nancy!! #1279081

Dan J. Holm 4/21/2005 11:17:18 PM

Heartfelt CONGRATULATIONS on your WIN, Nancy!!!! #1279109

Stan J. Contrades 4/22/2005 12:19:26 AM

CONGRATULATIONS, Nancy, on this fabulous image and wonderful win!
Much Aloha,
Stan #1279206

Vicki Hunt 4/22/2005 2:33:02 AM

Congrats on this wonderful award!!! #1279358

Sharon Day 4/22/2005 3:39:17 AM

Outstanding image, Nancy!!! Big congratulations on your much deserved win!!! WTG! #1279530

Robert Mann 4/22/2005 3:53:19 AM

Big congrats on your win, Nancy! RoB #1279598

Debra Booth 4/22/2005 4:18:00 AM

Congratulations on your win, Nancy! #1279690

Michelle Ross 4/22/2005 4:30:37 AM

Woo Hooo Nancy! Congrats on your win! :-) #1279746

Claudia Kuhn 4/22/2005 4:33:47 AM

Congratulations Nancy!!! #1279766

Wally Orlowsky 4/22/2005 5:13:01 AM

Congratulations on this winning shot, Nancy! #1279969

Jill Flynn 4/22/2005 8:53:50 AM

Congratulations on your Second Place win Nancy. Love your work. #1280854

Nancy Grace Chen 4/22/2005 12:39:10 PM

Thanks so very much for stopping by to congratulate me, everyone! I greatly appreciate it.

Thanks Jill-- I still feel funny (in a good way) when people say that they like "my work"... I still feel like a beginner!

Nancy #1281665

SaMi Martin 4/22/2005 2:21:25 PM

Congratulations Nancy you have a way with people photos. #1281893

Wendy Stevenson 4/22/2005 2:33:22 PM

Congratulations Nancy on your win with this excellent portrait. I love those eyes! #1281931

Monika Sapek 4/22/2005 4:18:41 PM

Many congratulations on your Second Place Win, Nancy! Your portraits are always so interesting to looking at.
Monika
#1282155

Patrick Campbell 4/24/2005 12:45:47 AM

Congrats Nancy, what an excellent portrait! #1285563

Leonard Pierce 4/24/2005 4:05:03 PM

Congratulations on your Second Place win Nancy!!! Extremely well done! #1287706

Tanya O'Leary 4/24/2005 4:10:56 PM

Great win Nancy well done #1287721

Dolores Neilson 4/26/2005 3:48:26 AM

I've always thought this to be a superb image, Nancy Grace!! So glad to see it receive recognition here too!! Fabulous work!! Congrats on another win with this! #1292089

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Angkor Wat Ruins in Cambodia. In this lighting the robes really did appear fluorescent!

Uploaded on 4/3/2004 6:05:28 PM

BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner


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