The Magic Lantern

© Arthur Rosch

The Magic Lantern

Deborah Sandidge Student 4/22/2004 12:37:45 PM

It is magic! I can't imagine how you accomplished this, it's like a vortex of stars! #120263

Arthur Rosch 4/22/2004 1:06:06 PM

Thanks, Deborah. The time involved in any good star trails shot is daunting. I mean, how does one pass the time waiting while the sky turns for two hours? It helps to have company. #497261

Carolyn M. Fletcher 4/22/2004 1:16:52 PM

Astounding shot, Art!! This is just wonderful!! #497265

Susan T. Evans 4/22/2004 1:35:38 PM

Wow this is just awesome! #497287

Kelly Abernathy 4/22/2004 1:41:48 PM

WOW! Art, you continue to amaze me - I have got to try something like this sometime! Your shots are incredible!! I love it -K #497302

Kristen McKain 4/22/2004 5:57:26 PM

love it! #497602

Donna LaMattino Pagakis 4/22/2004 6:39:09 PM

Cool star trails. Great work!! #497677

Colette M. Metcalf 4/22/2004 7:03:10 PM

Wonderful image, Art!! #497701

Debra Booth 4/23/2004 3:56:08 PM

Excellent shot! #498908

Sherri Conley 5/3/2004 4:19:16 AM

Boy, Art, this just floors me. This is an amazing photo! #516520

Toni Forster 5/8/2004 4:08:15 AM

That's amazing, Art! Be very proud! #525840

Toni Forster 5/8/2004 4:08:20 AM

That's amazing, Art! Be very proud! #525841

joyce baldassarre 5/13/2004 5:41:56 PM

CONGRATULATIONS!!! THIS IS EXCELLENT!!!! #534974

Kristen McKain 5/13/2004 6:13:04 PM

congrats! #535232

Murry Grigsby 5/13/2004 7:18:08 PM

Excellent work Art! Congrats and good luck with this amazing image!! #535727

Debra Booth 5/14/2004 4:03:34 AM

Congratulations, Art!! #537218

Sharon E. Lowe 5/14/2004 6:15:55 AM

Congrats Art!! #538012

Kelly Abernathy 5/14/2004 10:30:40 AM

Congratulations! -K #539097

Carol Brill 5/14/2004 11:48:59 AM

What an intriguing and original perspective, Art, you must have used a longgggg lens for this, that bluff being some distance away! Another spectacular spectral creation, congratulations and best of luck with this in the finals! #539381

Rick Riddle 5/14/2004 12:52:21 PM

Congrats Art. #539716

Arthur Rosch 5/14/2004 2:16:55 PM

My thanks to you all. This has been
a heck of a week. I have three photos
as finalists, and....a cover photo and
article in eDigital Photo Magazine.
wow. I'll post the mag cover on my
site in a little while. thanks.

art #539945

LJ Corliss 5/14/2004 6:59:13 PM

Congrats :) #540526

Cathy Barrows 5/15/2004 6:15:51 PM

Congrats! and Good Luck!...great shot..did you pick that vantage point so you didn't have to climb the million stairs...lol #542367

Susie Peek-Swint 5/16/2004 4:56:29 PM

Cool image Art ~ many congrats!! #543906

Cathy Barrows 5/19/2004 1:15:17 PM

Congrats on your win! #549703

LJ Corliss 5/19/2004 1:17:25 PM

Congrats :) #549709

Donna W. Neal 5/19/2004 1:25:31 PM

Congratulations on your WIN Art!! #549731

Sharon E. Lowe 5/19/2004 1:39:36 PM

Congrats Art - don't know how I missed this one before but it is a beauty!! #549781

Carolyn M. Fletcher 5/19/2004 2:00:49 PM

Congrats my friend!! Should have been GP. #549834

Murry Grigsby 5/19/2004 2:32:43 PM

Congratulations on your win Art! I agree with Carolyn that work of this quality should be higher on the win list! Very unique, creative and well done!! #549964

Arthur Rosch 5/19/2004 2:48:04 PM

Alas, the GP eludes me, but I'm having
a pretty good roll this month as far
as recognition and publishing goes.

art #550001

Kelly Abernathy 5/19/2004 3:15:00 PM

With your work, GP's only a matter of a short time - glad to hear you're having a good month. This was one of my favorites and I'm glad to see it place - Absolutely gorgeous! Congrats Art - So well deserved! -K #550068

Colette M. Metcalf 5/19/2004 4:58:40 PM

Congrats to you, Art!!! #550246

Debra Booth 5/19/2004 5:35:02 PM

Congratulations, Art! #550313

Melisa R. McKolay 5/19/2004 6:26:16 PM

I've been a fan of your star trails for a while, Art. Glad to hear you're doing so well--you deserve it. This is magical, indeed. Congratulations! #550406

Donna LaMattino Pagakis 5/19/2004 10:35:35 PM

Well this is no doubt a winner. I used to shoot star trails and have always been intrigued with the sky. You have done them justice in this photo. #550683

Evy Johansen 5/19/2004 11:40:36 PM

Many congratulations on your win! Well deserved! #550767

Judy R. Rawlinson 5/20/2004 1:36:58 PM

Congratulations Art! This is truly amazing! #552275

Rick Riddle 5/21/2004 4:35:28 PM

Congrats Art. #554312

Susana Matos 5/22/2004 10:14:53 AM

Congratulations on this well deserved winner! A magnificent lantern!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Cheers from Portugal, Su #555076

Kim Johnson 6/3/2004 8:46:12 AM

Is this suppose to be a photoshop picture?

My question is ... where is this picture taken ... that the northstar is on the horizon? #574864

Arthur Rosch 6/3/2004 9:24:32 AM

I had to move the sky down a few degrees
to get it to sit behind the lightouse.
That's the Pt. Reyes LIghthouse and
the approach to it was closed so I
couldn't get underneath it to face north.

Truth is, I thought this picture was
the biggest flop, and almost threw it
away. Of course it's a photoshop picture. I didn't mean to deceive.
I'm known here for my Pshop manipulations.


art #574935

Kim Johnson 6/3/2004 10:19:32 AM

Oh ok ... it IS a great picture. #575000

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Pt. Reyes Lighthouse from an unusual point of view, way way up on the bluff.

Uploaded on 4/22/2004 12:32:13 PM

BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner


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