the house of all spirits...

© Susana Matos

the house of all spirits...

Carol Engstrom level-deluxe 5/28/2004 12:18:36 AM

Great shot, Susana. Such dramatic contrasts in color. I will be looking for those pictures in August. #132280

Evy Johansen level-deluxe 5/28/2004 12:22:26 AM

This is sooooo beautiful, Su! Wonderful colors! #563408

Susana Matos level-deluxe 5/28/2004 12:24:29 AM

Thank you so much Carol and Evy!! I will have 2 busy monthes now to prepare my exposition, alltogether with the other things I have to do. But I am very, very happy!
Cheers from Portugal, Su #563409

Leanne M.E. Boyd level-deluxe 5/28/2004 12:35:17 AM

Great news, Susana! I am happy for you. Excellent image, I love the colour contrasts. #563415

Ronald Balthazor level-deluxe 5/28/2004 2:44:42 AM

Very well done, Susana. Best of luck with your show. #563472

Kelly Abernathy level-deluxe 5/28/2004 2:52:21 AM

Congratulations Su! That's a wonderful accomplishment and I'm happy for you! Good luck and let us know how it goes! (Beautiful shot today) -K #563483

Kenton L. Elliott 5/28/2004 3:03:07 AM

Congratulations on your great news! I wish you all the success and hope you keep us all informed. I love this image!! #563497

Mette Vendelboe Allison 5/28/2004 3:15:47 AM

Great colours in this very pretty manipulation, Su! Congrats! #563544

Carolyn M. Fletcher level-deluxe 5/28/2004 3:22:29 AM

Great, Su!!! Well deserved!!! #563565

Kristen McKain level-deluxe 5/28/2004 4:17:55 AM

gorgeous! #563714

Darren K. Fisher level-deluxe 5/28/2004 5:03:49 AM

WOW this is stunning. #563858

Claudia Kuhn level-deluxe 5/28/2004 6:11:54 AM

Hey Su - congrats on your show!!! That's exciting! Beautiful image! #564039

Dominique Declerck level-deluxe 5/28/2004 12:04:12 PM

Jolie création, Susana!!!


"I will have a place here in Ponte de Lima to expose my work"

.. bonne nouvelle!!! .. c'est le premier pas pour une reconnaissance locale .. et bientôt nationale!!! ..si,si!! #564754

Karen Engelbreth level-deluxe 5/28/2004 3:22:56 PM

Beautiful, Susana - wonderful colors! #564938

Karen Lewis 5/28/2004 11:48:09 PM

This is simply stunning!!!!!!!
I wish you all the best for August!!! I'm sure you will do wonderfully!!!!! #565358

Susana Matos 5/29/2004 5:25:33 AM

THANK YOU a thousand times for your wishes and words. I guess I will keep on beeing late on my comments here in BP until september!!!! I have lots of things to do together with this exposition that will be quite big... but I am happy doing things I like to do!!!

About this photo, as well as those posted these last days, no PS work has been done, only normal one. The sky is the result of a thunderstorm sky and orange and grey cokin degradé filters. (my brother told me he thought this was PS work, but no it isn´t...) With degradé filters we don´t loose details of clouds and we achieve a better balance with light metering.

Again, THANK YOU!!!! INDEED!
Cheers from Ponte de Lima, Su

MERCI Dominique, si jamais vous pensiez venir au Portugal, alors vous avez vous et Silke une invitation spéciale!! Su #565643

Gabriela Cunha 5/29/2004 6:00:38 AM

minha querida, não te digo mais do que já te disse: mereces, e muito mais!!!!
wonderful impressive image!

:) gy #565745

Kelly Abernathy level-deluxe 6/15/2004 12:43:09 PM

Congratulations! -K #595506

Deborah Sandidge level-deluxe 6/15/2004 1:15:34 PM

Congrats, a beautiful image! #595685

Cathy Barrows 6/15/2004 1:35:05 PM

Congrats!...lovely #595797

Gene Spears 6/15/2004 1:38:18 PM

congratulations, Su! this is a stunning image - cheers! #595819

Marta Azevedo 6/15/2004 1:49:06 PM

gREAT WORK, CONGRATS #595891

Susan T. Evans 6/15/2004 2:04:26 PM

Congrats Su, just awesome! #595944

Donna LaMattino Pagakis level-deluxe 6/15/2004 2:18:41 PM

This is very nicely done. Great colors and beautiful landscape!! #596022

Stan J. Contrades 6/15/2004 3:11:43 PM

Applause, applause, and much good luck to you in the next phase, Su!! Super job, and wishing the best in your show!
Aloha,
Stan #596299

Michael Brown 6/15/2004 3:20:04 PM

Outstanding composition and I love the range of color in this shot!

Mike #596323

Terry R. Hatfield level-deluxe 6/15/2004 4:02:26 PM

A Real Beauty Su Congrats On Your Finalist!! #596456

Murry Grigsby 6/15/2004 4:13:48 PM

Congrats Su! #596504

Dale Ann Cubbage 6/15/2004 4:30:49 PM

Congrats Su! #596599

Donna J. Taff 6/15/2004 4:33:21 PM

Congrat's Susana!!!! #596613

Ganeshwar Prasad 6/15/2004 4:52:38 PM

Congrats Susana!!

WTG #596769

Diane Dupuis-Kallos 6/15/2004 5:50:41 PM

Congratulations Su on on your 5 finalists this month! This one in particular is so breathtaking!!
And congrats on your exhibit! Fantastic!
Good luck! #597036

Jim Kinnunen level-deluxe 6/15/2004 6:22:21 PM

Congrats Susana!! #597176

Kathleen Clemons 6/15/2004 6:23:01 PM

Soooooooo beautiful, Su. Congrats to you! #597181

William C. Raco level-deluxe 6/15/2004 6:37:30 PM

Stunning photo, Su
Congratulations,

bill #597244

Gail Vitikacs level-deluxe 6/15/2004 7:36:09 PM

awesome and congratulations! #597463

Evy Johansen level-deluxe 6/15/2004 9:55:41 PM

Many congratulations, Su! Well deserved! Good luck! #597735

Susana Matos level-deluxe 6/16/2004 1:23:32 AM

THANK YOU SO, SO MUCH for all of your nice words and wishes!!! I APPRECIATE THEM A LOT!
I intend to come with some time to comment all the beautiful finalists later, as I have an urgent thing to finish until tonight!
You make me very happy, mostly because this seems like the BP family!!
Cheers from Portugal, Su
#597849

Sharon E. Lowe level-deluxe 6/16/2004 3:59:36 AM

Congrats, Su - on your gallery and your finalist!! #598002

Kasia Elser level-deluxe 6/16/2004 6:09:01 AM

CONGRATS! #598288

Karen Engelbreth level-deluxe 6/16/2004 6:41:05 AM

Many congratulations, Susana! #598418

Tony Gough level-deluxe 6/16/2004 7:23:55 AM

Congrats Su, good luck with your exhibition. #598602

Carol Engstrom level-deluxe 6/16/2004 9:21:20 AM

Congrats on all your finalists, Su! #598937

Karen Bacon level-deluxe 6/16/2004 1:57:28 PM

Magnificent photo Su!!!Congratulations! #599582

Susan T. Parady level-deluxe 6/16/2004 3:52:19 PM

Congratulations Su!
Best of luck on your exhibition! #599784

Judith G. Secco level-deluxe 6/16/2004 4:28:35 PM

Wow, Su, this is an incredible photo. Best of luck with this in the next round.
Judy #599858

Carolina K. Smith level-deluxe 6/16/2004 7:07:03 PM

Congratulations, Su :) Keep us posted on your show in August. That is fantastic... #600164

Susana Matos level-deluxe 6/17/2004 11:42:33 AM

Thank you VERY MUCH for all of your wonderful words!
Thank you Carolina, your support is fantastic!
Cheers from Portugal, Su #601835

Sandra Hardt level-deluxe 6/18/2004 1:15:36 PM

Wonderful Su!!!

cheers from New York.....-Sandy #603958

Susana Matos level-deluxe 6/18/2004 3:18:26 PM

Thank you Sandra, I appreciate!
Regards from Ponte de Lima, Su #604092

Kay E. Mahoney level-deluxe 6/11/2005 7:36:31 PM

Susana this is beautiful. Love your photo gallery. You have some beautiful photos in your gallery. #1459615

James E. Coleman level-deluxe 3/28/2006 8:55:35 AM

Su,
I am glad I have found your site! Once again the European flavor (but I never got to Portugal!) is neat.Thsi one has such surreal colors! Very pretty.
Jim #2584136

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