Kelly Abernathy 7/7/2004 7:46:04 AM

Beautiful! Love the high key on this one -- just gorgeous! -K #145555

Susan T. Evans 7/7/2004 9:17:37 AM

Terrific Dolores!!!! great comp, love the high key, interesting perspective! #635725

Murry Grigsby 7/7/2004 9:56:27 AM

COOL! Your high-key work is top-notch Dolores. Love the perspective and design!! #635764

Dolores Neilson 7/7/2004 10:16:04 AM

Hi K!! Thank you!!! Wasnt' sure how to present this one. High key is a favorite of mine so went with it!

Hello Susan! I am so delighted this appeals to you! Thank you for commenting on this...happy day!

Hey Murry! Yes...I was envious because she was COOL and I wasn't! She must have been in the pool for 3 hrs! Thank you for taking time to post, Murry! As usual, the effort is appreciated! #635780

Dan Holm 7/7/2004 10:43:18 AM

This is really a terrific shot, Dolores!! The composition and contrast really make this shot stand out! #635826

Dolores Neilson 7/7/2004 10:55:44 AM

Hi Dan! Thanks so much for your complimentary post! I appreciate it immensely! I'm just glad I didn't drop my camera in the water! #635854

Brinn MacDougall 7/7/2004 12:00:10 PM

Excellent use of the high-key..very nice, Dolores! #635910

Dolores Neilson 7/7/2004 2:09:38 PM

Thank you, Brinn! A pleasure to read your comment! #636014

Ed Heaton 7/7/2004 2:38:50 PM

Very nicely done.... #636043

Dolores Neilson 7/7/2004 3:59:20 PM

THanks so much, Ed! Appreciate your encouragement very much! #636110

Darren K. Fisher 7/7/2004 8:28:54 PM

This is awesome Dolores. Great job!!! #636461

Dolores Neilson 7/8/2004 2:03:13 AM

Thanks so much, Darren! Always a pleasure to hear from you! Happy shooting! #636591

Karen Engelbreth 7/8/2004 5:22:40 AM

Great shot, Dolores! #636985

Dolores Neilson 7/8/2004 10:31:25 AM

Thanks so much, Karen! Much obliged! #637634

Rob Bishop 8/13/2004 4:31:06 PM

Congratulations, Dolores! I love the softness, and the composition.
Rob #706527

Dolores Neilson 8/13/2004 4:57:55 PM

Hi Rob....Thank you! You must be talking about the fact it is currently semi-finalist. Thanks! I may lose it in the finalist round though! I'm anxious for the finalists to post! #706583

Rob Bishop 8/13/2004 7:31:08 PM

If you have the link to the semi-finalists, change the last number (4) to a 5. #706800

Darren K. Fisher 8/14/2004 5:57:28 AM

Congratulations!!!!! #707851

Claudia Kuhn 8/14/2004 6:51:45 AM

Big congrats again Dolores! #708151

Deborah Sandidge 8/14/2004 9:00:30 AM

Wow, congratulations, Dolores!! #708811

Janet Detota 8/14/2004 10:01:14 AM

You're unstoppable!! :-) Congrats, again!! #709189

Nancy Grace Chen 8/14/2004 10:28:45 AM

Such a unique photo... but simple and lovely. You've caught a special moment in time... a sure winner in my book. Congratulations, Dolores!

Nancy #709321

Ed Heaton 8/14/2004 10:33:18 AM

Congratulations Dolores :-) #709335

Dolores Neilson 8/14/2004 12:36:15 PM

Darren, Claudia, Deborah, Janet, Nancy and Ed....THANKS SO VERY MUCH! #709927

Colette M. Metcalf 8/14/2004 3:38:18 PM

Congrats AGAIN, Dolores!! #710459

Monika Sapek 8/15/2004 12:04:16 AM

Many congratulations, Dolores! And good luck in the next round!

Karen Engelbreth 8/15/2004 12:28:26 AM

congratulations, Dolores! #711230

Kathleen Clemons 8/15/2004 6:45:20 AM

Congrats again, Dolores! #711933

Dolores Neilson 8/16/2004 7:39:29 PM

Colette, Monika, Karen and Kathleen! Thank you so much!! You guys are the best! #716156

Diane Dupuis 8/26/2004 4:30:10 PM

Fantastic! Congrats! #737011

Dolores Neilson 8/29/2004 12:14:28 PM

Hi Diane!

THAnk you so much!! Happy day! #743084

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This was shot while my daughter was relaxing in my friend's pool while there for a picnic.

1-180/sec @f:5.6, ISO 100, converted to B&W and high key in PS.

Uploaded on 7/7/2004 7:29:03 AM

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