Garden Gate In The Rain

© Susie Peek-Swint

Garden Gate In The Rain

Lynn Haack 4/29/2007 5:12:10 PM

Very nice DOF for this close-up...colors, clarity and design elements are wonderful....Congrats, saw this on EFP. Lynn #646511

Marcie A. Fowler 4/29/2007 5:22:58 PM

Excellent use of effects to enhance this lovely old gate. #4228666

William C. Raco 4/29/2007 5:51:24 PM

Excellent patterns and color
Nicely done, Susie

Bill #4228736

Carolyn J. Connolly 4/29/2007 7:31:17 PM

G'day there, Susie - how is everything going for you?!! Phil and I are both well...except for the fact that I am suffering some lower back muscular pain (which I've had before, but not for a long time!) which is rather 'cramping my style' at the moment - lol!! Oh well, "this too shall pass"!! ;o)

This is a BEAUTIFULLY captured AND edited image, Susie, and I L-O-V-E the gate with the raindrops on it!! The lush foliage behind it really makes the gate stand out, too!! The lighting is GORGEOUS, and, like Lynn H said, I also think that the "colours, clarity and design elements ARE wonderful" here!! :o)

I think that this image would make an EXCELLENT entry into this month's 'April Showers' theme contest, too - what do YOU think?!! You could re-enter it, at your last opportunity, on the 30th!! ;o)

Anyway, we hope you had a GREAT weekend, and that you have a WONDERFUL week, too, Susie!! We've had quite a bit of rain recently, over a fair bit of NSW, so that has been FABULOUS!! Sadly, it wasn't drought-breaking...but...it was all VERY acceptable, as you can imagine!! ;o) #4229027

John Connolly 5/1/2007 3:16:34 PM

A beautifully presented capture, Susie! Your color and effects are outstanding. #4236360

Sylvia Rossler 5/23/2007 3:27:13 PM

Big congrats on your finalist Susie :O) #4318008

Susan Fox 5/23/2007 4:30:59 PM

Congrats Susie! Love the details! #4318633

John Connolly 5/23/2007 4:45:14 PM

Congratulations Susie, I was hoping to see this one again! #4318802

Emile Abbott 5/23/2007 5:01:07 PM

Hello Susie and congratulation on a beautiful capture and use of Orton. Oh yeh being a finalist as well. WTG. #4318998

Gail Vitikacs 5/23/2007 6:31:23 PM

Way to go...congrats! #4319764

Murry Grigsby 5/23/2007 7:15:55 PM

Congrats on your terrific finalist and best wishes in the next round Susie! #4320138

Sharon Day 5/23/2007 8:02:55 PM

Congratulations Susie!!! Good luck next round! #4320590

Katarina Mansson 5/24/2007 3:22:23 AM

Lovely design element, POV, colors and effects! Congratulations on the finalist Susie! #4322123

Jenny Bosmans 5/24/2007 8:23:25 AM

Congratulations on this beautiful Finalist, Susie! :) #4324101

Les Rhoades 5/24/2007 9:48:21 AM

WOW! Congratulations on making it to the finals! Sorry I missed one earlier. #4324376

Datha Y. Thompson 5/24/2007 1:30:22 PM

CONGRATULATIONS!! :0) WTG Susie!! #4325144

Christopher J. Budny 5/24/2007 1:46:06 PM

I like the result of the effects on this; congratulations! #4325257

Hendrik Storme 5/26/2007 3:15:46 PM

Congratulations Susie! #4333670

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Description

added a touch of diffuser and Orton to brighten up this old gate..

Exif: F Number: 4.5, Exposure Bias Value: +0, Exposure Time: 1/80, Flash: flash did not fire, ISO: 200, White Balance: manual white balance, Focal Length: 150mm, Camera Model: E-300

Uploaded on 4/29/2007 5:10:33 PM

BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest Finalist


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