Isn't this the Life!

© Mary Timman

Isn't  this  the Life!

Dan E. 5/15/2007 5:16:01 AM

Nicely done Mary #655706

Dominick M. Dimacale 5/15/2007 5:17:37 AM

Lovely scenery here Mary...Dominick #4284708

Lynne Morris 5/15/2007 5:18:22 AM

Wow this is gorgeous Mary, love the comp, colours and effects. #4284711

Robert R. Goodman 5/15/2007 5:23:51 AM

Beautiful Buzz on this image,Mary.Wonderful capture!!!!!! #4284724

Nadya Johnson 5/15/2007 5:40:45 AM

A very pretty shot, Mary! I really like your composition! #4284781

Sherri Gorman 5/15/2007 5:58:41 AM

Beautiful!!! Wonderful composition, effects and colors!!!! #4284844

Jim Huffield 5/15/2007 6:01:08 AM

Wonderful work, Mary. Jim #4284848

Phil Stith 5/15/2007 6:01:44 AM

A quite handsome capture with very pleasing special effects. Makes me want to head to my sailboat for a relaxing morning!!! #4284849

Stephanie Laird 5/15/2007 6:43:25 AM

Mary this is so beautiful!

I love the title too!

Hope you are doing great and had a wonderful Mother's Day! I'll write more soon! #4284902

Cyn Valentine 5/15/2007 6:45:03 AM

Looks so peaceful..great comp and effects Mary.. beautiful! #4284906

Carla Metzler 5/15/2007 7:22:36 AM

Wonderful composition and effects, Mary! #4285015

Rakesh Syal 5/15/2007 7:39:50 AM

Teriffic composition, effects and colors, Mary!!!! #4285083

Mike D. Perez 5/15/2007 8:10:48 AM

Beautiful capture, Mary! Great composition and colors. #4285261

Jeff Robinson 5/15/2007 9:14:55 AM

Very nice work Mary! Wonderful comp, color and effects! Jeff #4285545

Luigi Di Serio 5/15/2007 10:14:22 AM

Nice. Very surreal and rich. Great scene and shot comp #4285712

Luigi Di Serio 5/15/2007 10:14:22 AM

Nice. Very surreal and rich. Great scene and shot comp #4285713

Helen N. McHugh 5/15/2007 11:58:45 AM

Lovely capture & beautiful effects, Mary! #4285982

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna 5/15/2007 12:22:24 PM

Wonder work on this gorgeous image, Mary!!!! It's so very very pretty and such a relaxing scene!!!!! :3 #4286057

Carol Sawyer 5/15/2007 3:55:39 PM

Fantastic work and beautiful image, Mary! #4286715

Glenn E. Urquhart 5/15/2007 3:59:01 PM

Really like the soft lighting and color, contrast and effects applied... A Very Artistic, Pleasing and Beautiful Composition, Mary!!! VERY Well Done! Cheers, Glenn. #4286722

Claudia Kuhn 5/15/2007 5:08:08 PM

Great summer scene Mary! #4286881

Ken Smith 5/15/2007 6:39:21 PM

Yes, this is the life. I just need a hammock and a cold beverage...and a few grilled burgers. So glad you got to have fun together, Mary! #4287149

Shelly A. Van Camp 5/15/2007 6:46:30 PM

Beautiful Mary!! #4287165

Melissa G. Meiselman 5/15/2007 6:47:44 PM

Lovely scene very well composed, Mary!! #4287169

Kay E. Mahoney 5/15/2007 7:18:15 PM

Nice capture, Mary. Beautiful colors. Love the effect. #4287256

Chua Wee Boo 5/16/2007 2:53:49 AM

Very beautiful image & effects,Mary! Great job! #4287957

Jenny D 5/16/2007 4:51:36 AM

Beautiful image and great effects! #4288389

Chastity Abbott 5/16/2007 6:41:32 AM

Very eyecatching! Beautifully cpatured with the vivid color of the sails and the reflections...like the tree giving partial framing too! Great work here! #4288869

Darren K. Fisher 5/16/2007 7:02:11 AM

This is great and I like that you got two of the sail boats in the same frame. Wonderful use of effects as well. I should have checked your gallery I posted one of mine today hey at least it is the day after yours....LOL #4288936

David Phalen 5/16/2007 8:38:01 AM

Sure Is! Excellent work Mary. Love the comp, colors and effects. #4289222

Marcie A. Fowler 5/16/2007 11:59:47 AM

Love how you used the trees to frame the image. Very well done. Now if we could just buzz dandelions away in real life (after we photographed them that is) to rid our lawns of them. #4289983

Donald K. Cherry 5/16/2007 1:25:17 PM

Beautiful comp, color and PoV, Mary. #4290132

Roxanne M. Bubar 5/17/2007 10:43:46 AM

Beautiful clarity, colors and image. #4293714

Charlene Taylor 5/17/2007 8:31:50 PM

Hi Mary,
This is a wonderful scene! #4295290

Stephen Zacker 5/18/2007 10:24:40 AM

Great framing. Like the colors contrasted with all the green hues #4297547

Esther Smith 5/19/2007 9:51:21 PM

Your composition is perfect Mary! Love the buzz effect too! #4302605

Janet McNeil 5/20/2007 3:42:46 PM

Beautiful composition!! The sails give a perfect bit of color and the framing with the trees is lovely!! Nice work!! #4305270

Karen Slagle 5/21/2007 7:11:45 AM

Excellent framing, colors and ps work in this gorgeous image, Mary. #4308060

Hendrik Storme 5/21/2007 11:25:26 AM

Beautiful work and image, Mary! #4308996

Wendy Stevenson 5/21/2007 12:17:24 PM

Beautiful framing and wonderful calming peaceful view! Love the effects Mary - very very nicely done! #4309177

Laurie Daily 5/21/2007 4:14:42 PM

Beautiful scene, Mary. I do love the shades of green accented by a splash of color from the sails. Perfect amount of buzz! #4310017

Kristi A. Howson 5/25/2007 8:28:54 PM

Love the mood set here with the sail boats and blue-green colors Mary! #4331005

INCONVENIENT TRUTH MC 5/31/2007 6:18:41 AM

Fantastiv image, colors composition are great #4350707

Carol Teal 6/3/2007 1:04:50 PM

Beautiful color, comp and effects Mary! It looks so summery! #4361493

Stephanie Laird 6/26/2007 2:48:09 PM

Yeah Mary! Let me be the first to congratulate you on a beautiful finalist! Fantastic! #4440028

Shawn Jennings 6/26/2007 3:25:15 PM

Beautiful! Congratulations on your finalist, Mary! #4440542

Mike D. Perez 6/26/2007 4:25:26 PM

Congratulations on your beautiful Finalist, Mary! #4441414

Kay E. Mahoney 6/26/2007 4:32:48 PM

Congratulations on your finalist. Good luck in the next round. #4441484

Sherri Gorman 6/26/2007 6:13:52 PM

Congratulations on your beautiful finalist!!! #4442670

Ken Smith 6/26/2007 6:45:04 PM

Great title; great Finalist, Mary! #4443084

Susi Lawson 6/26/2007 8:20:55 PM

Congrats! This is beautiful!! #4444220

Evy Johansen 6/26/2007 8:27:44 PM

Big congratulations on your beautiful finalist, Mary!! #4444273

Datha Y. Thompson 6/26/2007 10:22:30 PM

Beautiful!! Congratulations WTG Mary Love it :0) #4444883

Carol Teal 6/26/2007 11:30:23 PM

Mary, I love this one, and I am glad to see it made the finalists! Congrats! #4445104

Jessica Jenney 6/27/2007 1:36:36 AM

Congratulatioms, Mary on your beautiful finalist image! #4445353

Colette M. Metcalf 6/27/2007 3:40:07 AM

Congratulations Mary!! #4445951

Terry L. Ellis 6/27/2007 5:33:00 AM

Congratulations, Mary! A charming finalist! #4446622

Dr Silly 6/27/2007 5:35:00 AM

Congratulations Mary on this beautiful Finalist. :O)
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Connie J. Bagot 6/27/2007 6:04:46 AM

A very beautiful finalist---congratulations Mary. #4446953

Carla Metzler 6/27/2007 6:22:20 AM

Congratulations Mary! #4447160

Robert R. Goodman 6/27/2007 6:57:10 AM

And a big congratulations to you my friend,Beautiful image Mary!!!!!!!! #4447432

Anita Hogue 6/27/2007 7:43:47 AM

Wow, sooooooo beautiful, Mary! Congratulations! #4447797

Emile Abbott 6/27/2007 12:56:01 PM

Definitely my kind of life. Congrats Mary. #4449626

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna 6/27/2007 1:25:59 PM

Congratulations on you finalists, Mary!!!! Super job!!!! k #4449834

Boris Kirpichnikov 6/27/2007 1:36:08 PM

Congratulations on your wonderful finalist,Mary! #4449922

Anne D. Eigen 6/27/2007 2:33:50 PM

Congratulations on this gorgeous finalist, Mary! #4450189

William88 6/27/2007 4:59:52 PM

Mary, Congratulations on your wonderful finalist!! #4450555

Tamara K. Walker 6/28/2007 7:20:53 PM

CONGRATULATIONS! #4454908

Christy Nichols 6/30/2007 9:18:45 PM

Congratulations Mary!! #4460875

Sandy Powers 7/19/2007 6:56:24 AM

AMAZING!!!!! You make it sound so easy :) I'm so glad this one made the finalists. It just oozes ambiance.
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Shawn Jennings 7/24/2007 6:34:15 AM

Another outstanding shot, Mary! I'm really wanting to get outdoors now. :o) #4548339

Wendy Stevenson 7/26/2007 6:20:51 PM

Congratulations on this beautiful finalist Mary! Love the colours and summer time mood! #4565120

Keith L. Clayton 8/5/2007 4:11:39 PM

Superb capture and beautiful art effects. Composition is very well done. Love the way the tree frames the boats!! #4605496

Shelly A. Van Camp 8/28/2007 4:54:54 PM

Congrats, my friend! ♥ #4714110

Steven W. Lepak 9/12/2007 10:03:09 AM

Bravo Mary and a late congrats on this finalist! A wonderful treatment on this image. Your digi darkroom work is terrific. Keep up the great work. Best Regards, Steven #4781772

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Description

A small lake Darren took us to. So pretty and quiet. These sail boats were trying out different sails, so was fun to watch.
Small amount of buzz added in PSP X to hide the awful dandilions that seem to engulf the grounds and then replaced the boats back in.
F6.3, 1/80 Sec. , 70-300 Lens, Polarizer and tripod.
Thanks Darren for a wonderful morning!

Uploaded on 5/15/2007 5:12:47 AM

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Camera: Nikon D70 Digital SLR Camera


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