War Mare

Jessica Jenney Student 9/24/2007 6:19:07 AM

Stunning image and work, Karen! You have a beautiful series going! #745704

Duane Carter 9/24/2007 6:32:46 AM

This is an excellent capture and work, the power and energy is flowing from the scene. Awesome!!! #4836798

Christina C. Moore 9/24/2007 6:34:30 AM

Fabulous! #4836809

Judy A. Lawhon 9/24/2007 6:49:23 AM

WhaT a beauty she is, Karen!! Gorgeous PS work enhances this image!! #4836853

Cyn D Valentine 9/24/2007 7:26:46 AM

THis is stunning!! Fantastic effect and light..love it Karen!! WIshing your family the best! #4836982

Shelly L. Rauscher 9/24/2007 7:46:43 AM

Such and amazing and gorgeous image Karen! #4837065

Kathy L. Clark 9/24/2007 7:49:12 AM

OMG Karen it thrilled my heart just to look at it. Such beautiful artistic work here. It is magnificent. #4837075

Amy Jackson 9/24/2007 7:53:10 AM

Wonderful image, Karen!! #4837097

Eva Pastor 9/24/2007 8:22:51 AM

WOW. Just WOW! #4837212

Karen Slagle 9/24/2007 8:44:05 AM

Jessica, Duane, Christina, Judy, Cyn, Shelly, Kathy, Amy and Eva - Thanks alot everyone for all the compliments. I appreciate them all. #4837307

Stephanie A. Laird 9/24/2007 9:15:56 AM

Karen, OUTSTANDING!! Absolutely love it! #4837491

Dominick M. Dimacale 9/24/2007 9:19:31 AM

Wonderful image you have here Karen...Dominick #4837509

Pat Gamwell 9/24/2007 11:21:15 AM

Incredible creation, Karen! Dynamic, powerful, mysterious and just down right SUPERB! #4838221

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna 9/24/2007 1:26:26 PM

AWESOME, AWESOME, AWESOME, Karen!!!!! ♫ k #4838877

Carol Sawyer 9/24/2007 1:46:14 PM

Beautiful image, effects and creation, Karen! #4838969

Marilyn K. Lincecum 9/24/2007 2:35:09 PM

Beautifully done, Karen...fantastic lighting and colors. #4839162

Karen Slagle 9/24/2007 5:55:18 PM

Stephanie, Dominick, Pat, Kitty, Carol and Marilyn - Thanks everyone for all the cool comments... #4840399

Nancy L. Green 9/24/2007 6:39:07 PM

This is GOT to be a winner dear friend, a true master piece!! <>< #4840649

Holly Shao 9/25/2007 3:39:24 AM

Awesome image and PS work, Karen! Looks amazing!

Holly #4842286

Barbara L. Richardson 9/25/2007 4:49:30 AM

Gorgeous image!!! Fantastic effects and lighting!!! #4842748

Karen Slagle 9/25/2007 6:34:37 AM

Thanks so much for all the wonderful compliments - Nancy, Holly and Barbara. #4843449

eileen bedford 9/25/2007 8:47:00 PM

WOW, what great effects on this Karen, so well done... #4846411

Cassie L. Woodlee 9/26/2007 5:49:46 AM


Karen Slagle 9/26/2007 5:56:33 AM

Thanks to Eileen and Cassie. I appreciate all the very nice comments... #4847953

Pam A. Berry 9/26/2007 3:26:34 PM

Love the drama of the shot, AWESOME tones and very great shot...just WONDERFUL! :) #4850002

Karen Slagle 9/26/2007 3:40:20 PM

Thank you Pam, glad you like it. #4850061

Emile Abbott 9/26/2007 4:53:11 PM

Definite WINNER Karen. Awesome #4850325

Karen Slagle 9/26/2007 5:03:23 PM

Thank you Emile. Had fun doing this one. #4850353

Chuck Bruton 9/27/2007 3:10:23 PM

Oh, WOW! Great image #4854377

Karen Slagle 9/27/2007 3:21:53 PM

Thank you for the compliments, Chuck. #4854417

"emmanuel ""nolax""" N. Montemar 9/29/2007 8:12:23 AM

WOW!!! love the color and tone treatment on this..what is this technique karen? how did you do this, sorry this is really new to me :)) #4860692

Karen Slagle 9/29/2007 8:15:27 AM

Thank you Nolax. I just used alot of layers... #4860700

Lynn Haack 9/29/2007 9:42:24 AM

Karen...very stunning image....the lighting is spectacular! I love the effect you have created. Another winner in this beautiful horse series. Lynn #4860949

Karen Slagle 9/29/2007 10:08:54 AM

Thank you Lynn. Had alot of fun working on this... #4861088

Jim Britt 9/29/2007 1:33:43 PM

What a great shot. You clearly have a talent for capturing beautiful things. Great job on this. #4861795

Karen Slagle 9/29/2007 3:58:01 PM

Thank you Jim for your very nice comments. #4862123

Steven E. Ray 9/29/2007 6:26:20 PM

This is totally stunning Karen. You have a design niche' here that is simply extraordinary. Just great work overall! #4862510

Karen Slagle 9/29/2007 7:26:14 PM

Thank you Steven for your very kind comments, I'm blushing...I so enjoy doing these type creations and I'm happy everyone enjoys them. #4862675

Indrajit Hajra 9/30/2007 7:58:51 AM

Wow magnificient, Karen. You know how much I love this image. Fingers crossed that many more people will soon fall in love with it, too! #4864299

Karen Slagle 9/30/2007 4:24:52 PM

Thank you Indrahit. #4866157

Pamela Shane 10/5/2007 6:49:59 PM

I haven't been to your gallery in a little while & WOW - I'm speechless
Karen!! There are just no words to describe this image; mystical, magical, mysterious - just a few of my thoughts.
This is a classic piece of artwork. You
are very talented. :) #4887993

Karen Slagle 10/5/2007 7:30:04 PM

Why thank you Pamela. I'm very flattered by your wonderful comments. I had so much fun creating this one. It's special to me since this is my trail partner and my best girl. Thank you again..... #4888112

Toni Riggs 10/16/2007 11:43:12 AM

Wow, this is a really cool work of art. Great job on this! #4934475

Karen Slagle 10/16/2007 2:03:02 PM

Thank you Toni for your wonderful compliments. #4935026

Marilyn K. Lincecum 10/24/2007 11:47:05 PM

Beautiful image and effects, Karen !! CONGRATULATIONS on a well deserved fianist and good luck in the next round. #4976062

Sherry K. Adkins 10/24/2007 11:57:16 PM

Congrats, Karen, on your finalist. #4976123

Mike Perez 10/25/2007 2:55:32 AM

Congratulations on your terrific Finalist, Karen! Great job! #4976576

Cyn D Valentine 10/25/2007 5:03:35 AM

WTG..big congratulations Karen!! #4977331

Joan Kocak 10/25/2007 5:14:18 AM

FANTASTIC Karen, a big CONGRATS to you! #4977416

Duane Carter 10/25/2007 5:52:59 AM

Congrats Karen, it's awesome!!! #4977713

Shirley Sicurello 10/25/2007 6:01:48 AM

Hi Karen - don't know how I missed this one! Congratulations - it's a gorgeous composition! #4977788

Kathy L. Clark 10/25/2007 6:25:06 AM

Congrats to the queen of artistic. Well deserved Karen. #4978062

Stephanie A. Laird 10/25/2007 6:33:15 AM

I just knew this would be a finalist! Congrats Karen! Beautiful! #4978156

Jessica Jenney 10/25/2007 6:35:25 AM

Congratulatiopns, Karen on this beautiful finalist! #4978177

Carla Metzler 10/25/2007 6:51:18 AM

Congratulations on your finalist, Karen! #4978390

Karen Slagle 10/25/2007 8:49:44 AM

Marilyn, Sherry, Mike, Cyn, Joan, Duane, Shirley, Kathy, Stephanie, Jessica and Carla - Thanks so much everyone for all the compliments. #4979323

Holly Shao 10/25/2007 8:52:24 AM

Congratulations on this awesome Finalist, Karen! Good luck!

Holly #4979341

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna 10/25/2007 11:31:10 AM

Congratulation on this beautiful image, Karen!!!!!! Godd luck in the next round!!!!! ♫ k #4980406

Sam Britt 10/25/2007 11:51:47 AM

Congratulations, Karen! #4980504

Carol Teal 10/25/2007 3:03:00 PM

Beautiful! Congrats on your finalist! #4981492

Karen Slagle 10/25/2007 4:30:30 PM

Thanks so very much for all the compliments Holly, Kitty, Sam and Carol. #4982038

Bill Wyatt 10/25/2007 5:32:51 PM

Gorgeous, Karen! #4982315

Emile Abbott 10/25/2007 5:35:26 PM


Karen Slagle 10/25/2007 5:41:07 PM

Thanks so much Bill and Emile. #4982360

Jeff W. Robinson 10/25/2007 5:50:07 PM

Outstanding work Karen; congrats on your Finalist! Jeff #4982408

eileen bedford 10/25/2007 6:29:19 PM

Congratulations on your AWESOME finalist Karen....... #4982646

Karen Slagle 10/25/2007 6:41:29 PM

Thank you Jeff and Eileen. #4982717

Pat Gamwell 10/25/2007 11:54:02 PM

No surprise here! CONGRATS on your BREATHTAKING finalist, Karen! #4983618

"emmanuel ""nolax""" N. Montemar 10/26/2007 1:24:12 AM

congrats!! very beautiful finalist, karen! #4983907

Karen Slagle 10/26/2007 5:37:49 AM

Thanks alot Pat and Nolax, I appreciate your taking the time to send comments. #4984647

Bobby Ray Goodman 10/26/2007 12:49:16 PM

A big congratulations,Karen. #4986374

Sharon F. Morris 10/26/2007 2:16:19 PM

Congrats Karen you your second place win this is a beautiful image.
LOVE IT!!! #4986720

Cyn D Valentine 10/26/2007 2:55:40 PM

Awesome Karen..congratulations on second place..WTG! #4987059

Carla Metzler 10/26/2007 3:07:35 PM

Congratulations on your win, Karen! #4987152

Jessica Jenney 10/26/2007 3:17:59 PM

Congratulations, Karen on this stunning winner! #4987209

Sherry K. Adkins 10/26/2007 3:30:00 PM

Congratulations, Karen, on your second place win!!! #4987248

Mike Perez 10/26/2007 3:59:52 PM

Congratulations on your great Win, Karen! #4987378

Stephanie A. Laird 10/26/2007 4:11:45 PM

Yay! I knew this was a winner! Congrats Karen, we both got seconds! Yay! #4987453

Jeana Clark 10/26/2007 4:25:16 PM


~J~ #4987523

Sam Britt 10/26/2007 4:40:18 PM

Congratulations on this winner, Karen! #4987579

Claudia Kuhn 10/26/2007 6:08:06 PM

Wonderful lighting and effects Karen, congratulations!! #4987886

Karen Slagle 10/26/2007 6:33:07 PM

Thanks alot Robert, Sharon, Cyn, Carla, Jessica, Sherry, Mike, Stephanie, Jeana, Sam and Claudia for all the nice comments. What a nice surprise to come home to after a day of riding my black Arabian war mare. #4988031

"emmanuel ""nolax""" N. Montemar 10/26/2007 7:03:15 PM

CONGRATS on this win, Karen!! :) #4988173

eileen bedford 10/26/2007 7:03:20 PM

A BIG Congratulations on your win Karen, WTG... #4988174

Karen Slagle 10/26/2007 7:22:31 PM

I so appreciate the compliments Nolax and Eileen. #4988308

Evy Johansen 10/26/2007 8:38:13 PM

Congratulations on your wonderful win, Karen! #4988552

Nadya Johnson 10/26/2007 8:44:32 PM

Wow! Congratulations on your SUPER winner, Karen! #4988590

Stephen J. Forbes 10/26/2007 8:44:41 PM

Outstanding image, but im guessing that you know that already... :-) #4988592

Tarun Bose 10/27/2007 2:51:38 AM

Big congrats Karen for your second place winner. #4989210

Jeff W. Robinson 10/27/2007 5:25:12 AM

A Very Well Deserved Win Karen; Congrats!! Jeff #4989592

Holly Shao 10/27/2007 5:40:20 AM

Congratulations on your win, Karen!!

Holly #4989682

Lynn Haack 10/27/2007 5:56:03 AM

Congrats, Karen, on this outstanding WINNER!!! Lynn #4989774

Kathy L. Clark 10/27/2007 6:34:35 AM

Karen this is so.... well deserving. A huge congratulations to you and many more in the future. #4990056

Cassie L. Woodlee 10/27/2007 7:21:14 AM

Congratulations, Karen!!!!! well deserved. #4990357

Karen Slagle 10/27/2007 7:57:17 AM

Evy, Nadya, Stephen, Tarun, Jeff, Holly, Lynn, Kathy and Cassie - Thanks so much everyone for all the congrats, I appreciate each one of you. #4990539

Nancy L. Green 10/27/2007 12:46:54 PM

Oh Karen, this takes my breath away!! HUGE congratulations on a very well deserved win!!! <>< #4991621

Linda Blair 10/27/2007 3:28:08 PM

Congrats...Karen!!!!! ☺ #4992042

Karen Slagle 10/27/2007 4:26:57 PM

Thanks so much Nancy and Linda... #4992200

Aggie Villanueva 10/27/2007 7:02:04 PM

Karen, CONGRATS, CONGRATS, CONGRATS. Your dream sequence is superb. Congratulations again. #4992632

Karen Slagle 10/27/2007 7:55:57 PM

Thank you so much Aggie, I'm so proud of this one. #4992775

Karen Slagle 10/28/2007 2:09:00 PM

HUGE Congratulations on this fabulous winner, my friend!! #4995621

Karen Slagle 10/28/2007 5:11:14 PM

Thank you Deborah, I so appreciate your compliments... #4996349

Donna LaMattino Pagakis 10/28/2007 10:06:12 PM

Congratulations on your win!!! This is outstanding Karen, so beautiful!!!! #4997326

Marilyn K. Lincecum 10/28/2007 11:27:55 PM

WTG !!! Congratulations on a well deserved second place win, Karen !!! #4997532

Jenny Bosmans 10/29/2007 4:27:52 AM

Congratulations on this beautiful winner, Karen! :) #4998485

Karen Slagle 10/29/2007 6:37:18 AM

Thanks to Donna, Marilyn and Jenny for all the wonderful compliments. #4999187

Pat Gamwell 10/29/2007 10:28:35 AM

WTG, girl! Sooo happy to see one of MY favorites win the Gold! Big congrats! #4999987

Karen Slagle 10/29/2007 2:37:07 PM

Thank you so much Pat. Your comments mean so much to me. #5000588

Kimber Wallwork-Heineman 10/30/2007 7:50:01 PM

Spectacular, magical....I am speechless. You need to teach us this technique sometime. #5007266

Karen Slagle 10/31/2007 6:59:19 AM

Thank you Kimber for your very kind remarks... #5009505

Nadine A. Lewis 10/31/2007 1:39:31 PM

CONGRATULATIONS Karen...this is AWESOME!!! <>< #5011140

Karen Slagle 10/31/2007 2:36:17 PM

Thank you Nadine... #5011345

Christine A. 11/21/2007 8:48:29 AM

Stunning shot! gorgeous horse! #5106819

Karen Slagle 11/21/2007 12:38:48 PM

Thank you Christine. #5107571

Kaye Burazin 8/2/2008 11:33:31 AM

I can see why so many of your images go on to win . Your gallery is absolutely stunning! #6262163

Karen Slagle 8/2/2008 12:37:54 PM

Thank you Kaye, I appreciate your very kind remarks. #6262303

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Arabian horses were first and foremost bred for warfare in the Arabian peninsula. This is my own war mare, a black Arabian named Foo. This is part of my "I dream of horses" series.

Uploaded on 9/24/2007 6:16:06 AM

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