Calm After The Storm

© Donna LaMattino Pagakis

Calm After The Storm

Nadine A. Lewis Student 3/2/2007 9:58:36 AM

BEAUTIFUL, Donna...LOVE the conversion!!! <>< #614305

Claudia Kuhn 3/2/2007 10:06:41 AM

Beautiful reflection and sky Donna! #4014953

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna 3/2/2007 11:07:18 AM

This is so beautiful, Donna... that reflection is awesome with the bird in it. I'm wondering what it looked like in color. ^.^ #4015161

Donna LaMattino Pagakis 3/2/2007 11:25:33 AM

Thank you Nadine, Claudia and Kitty for your AWESOME comments. I do appreciate it very much.

I will enclose the original for comparison. This was straightened and cropped. No other adjustments were made.

Take care and have a great weekend!! #4015205

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna 3/2/2007 11:54:16 AM

The color one is very beautiful too, Donna!!! Thank you!!!! :-) ^.^ #4015278

John Connolly 3/2/2007 1:34:19 PM

A well seen, and beautifully captured image, Donna! My preference definitely lies with your B&W version. #4015557

Ronald F. Fischer 3/2/2007 2:01:36 PM

Fabulous capture, Donna, and good choice for B&W! #4015645

Roxanne M. Bubar 3/2/2007 4:12:30 PM

Gorgeous image and fantastic work. #4015881

Shelly A. Van Camp 3/2/2007 6:56:24 PM

Beautiful in B&W! #4016302

Kenneth Mucke 3/2/2007 7:06:33 PM

WOW...Just a wonderful BW conversion Donna...Great shot #4016336

Donna LaMattino Pagakis 3/3/2007 12:24:51 AM

Thank you John, Ronald, Roxanne, Shelly and Kenneth for your GREAT comments!! Have a NICE weekend!!! #4016687

Glenn E. Urquhart 3/3/2007 3:14:26 AM

Magnificent capture and image, Donna!!! Outstanding lighting, tones, contrast, drama, WELL Composed and a very beautiful B&W Seascape!!! Well Done! Cheers, Glenn. #4016827

Kristi A. Howson 3/3/2007 10:56:13 AM

Very beautiful B&W with the storm clouds Donna! Love these winter storms for photographs:) #4017880

Chastity Abbott 3/5/2007 5:58:17 AM

WOW WOW WOW!!!!!! I LOVE this Donna!!! Awesome work!!!! :) #4023170

Donna LaMattino Pagakis 3/5/2007 10:36:08 AM

Thank you Glenn, Kristi and Chastity!! I really appreciate your AMAZING remarks!! #4024009

Cassie L. Woodlee 3/5/2007 7:32:17 PM

AWESOME capture and conversion Donna!!! #4025485

Allen O. Howard 3/6/2007 6:03:44 PM

Wonderful conversion! Beautiful image, Donna! #4028632

Donna LaMattino Pagakis 3/8/2007 8:51:47 AM

Thanks so much Cassie and Allen!! #4034533

Christopher J. Budny 4/24/2007 4:38:09 PM

Love the silvery tones in this; Congratulations on this making Finalist! #4205905

Stan Kwasniowski 4/24/2007 5:07:34 PM

Donna, congratulations #4206150

Bill Wyatt 4/24/2007 5:18:35 PM

Congratulations, Donna~! #4206230

Jeff W. Robinson 4/24/2007 6:12:28 PM

Congrats Donna on this excellent Finalist! Jeff #4206612

Kay E. Mahoney 4/24/2007 6:51:04 PM

Congratulations on your finalist, Donna. Good luck in the next round. #4207052

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna 4/24/2007 6:52:19 PM

Congratulations again on this fantastic finalist, Donna!!!!! :-) ^.^ #4207064

eileen bedford 4/24/2007 7:18:59 PM

Congratulations on your finalist Donna, Good Luck in the next round.... #4207288

Kristi A. Howson 4/24/2007 7:43:33 PM

Congratulations on this wonderful finalist and best of luck in the next round Donna. Love the B&W work you've done! #4207538

Sylvia Rossler 4/24/2007 8:43:37 PM

Big congrats Donna :O) #4207888

Laurence Saliba 4/24/2007 9:44:51 PM

Congratulations on your finalist. Good luck in the next round. #4208172

Lorraine A. Cook 4/24/2007 9:58:19 PM

Congratulations on this stunning B+W finalist, Donna!<:)) #4208219

Deborah C. Lewinson 4/24/2007 10:04:46 PM

Gorgeous finalist, Donna, congratulations!
-Debby #4208261

Su Sana E. P 4/24/2007 11:15:41 PM

Congratulations, Donna!! #4208470

Kenneth Mucke 4/25/2007 3:45:02 AM

Congrats Donna on a wonderful finalist #4209198

Emile Abbott 4/25/2007 7:18:07 AM

Congrats Donna on an awesome finalist. #4210897

RC Fritz 4/25/2007 9:13:01 AM

Wonderful finalist, Donna. Congratulations! #4211699

Donna LaMattino Pagakis 4/25/2007 11:57:02 AM

Thanks so much for all of your congratulatory wishes and great compliments!! #4212438

Sherri Gorman 4/25/2007 12:11:16 PM

Congratulations on all of your finalists!!! AWESOME!!! #4212486

Carol Teal 4/25/2007 12:37:24 PM

Beautiful landscape and B&W conversion. Congrats again Donna! #4212593

Terry L. Ellis 4/25/2007 2:17:33 PM

Huge congratulations again, Donna! A wonderful finalist! #4212960

Renee Doyle 4/25/2007 3:23:06 PM

Another beautiful b&w!! Big congrats to you Donna!
#4213252

Glenn E. Urquhart 4/25/2007 4:24:11 PM

A Big Congratulations on your Finalist Award!!! Well Deserved, Cheers, Glenn. #4213509

Ken Smith 4/25/2007 7:48:06 PM

Beautiful, Donna! Congratulations! #4214128

Datha Y. Thompson 4/25/2007 10:18:34 PM

CONGRATULATIONS on ALL your Finalist Donna!! Excellent work :0) #4214603

Donna LaMattino Pagakis 4/27/2007 10:31:26 AM

Thanks again to each and everyone of you!!! Your comments are AMAZING!!! Keep up the great work!!! #4221463

Mike F. Anderson 11/3/2007 10:40:46 PM

Love the lighting, tones, texture and composition. A nice one! #5025217

Donna LaMattino Pagakis 11/4/2007 11:09:39 AM

Thanks Mike! #5026884

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Captured 3-12-06 at Oceanside Beach, California. Converted in Photoshop.

*Nature & Landscapes*

Uploaded on 3/2/2007 9:42:58 AM

BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest Finalist


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