The Impressionist

© Dolores Neilson

The Impressionist

bob cornelison 7/26/2004 8:01:07 AM

I like it! #151588

Dan Holm 7/26/2004 8:25:39 AM

Loved it the first time, love it even more this time! Wonderful, creative image, Dolores! #670312

Kelly Abernathy 7/26/2004 8:28:25 AM

Beautiful! -K #670318

Carolyn M. Fletcher 7/26/2004 8:38:35 AM

Well, you KNOW I love that buzz!!! #670340

Dolores Neilson 7/26/2004 9:04:55 AM

THanks so much, Bob!

Hi Dan! Gee...I thought for sure I'd be boring everybody with it! THank you!

Many thanks, K!!

Yes Carolyn!! I do! And you and Murry were the first ones to introduce me to it. THis is my very first try with it. THanks for commenting AGAIN! #670372

Cathy Gregor 7/26/2004 11:39:22 AM

I really like this. Color and composition are great!
-cathy #670591

Dolores Neilson 7/26/2004 11:59:16 AM

You are most kind to go to the trouble of commenting, cathy! Thank you so much! #670616

Lori Ditlefsen 7/26/2004 12:02:15 PM

Neat image Dolores. Love the composition and effect. Really well done! #670621

Brinn MacDougall 7/26/2004 12:11:20 PM

Very artistic, Dolores..well put together! #670639

Kathleen Clemons 7/26/2004 12:29:16 PM

Looks great with a touch of the buzz, Dolores. #670667

Dolores Neilson 7/26/2004 2:47:31 PM

HI Lori! Thanks so much! I thought I'd enter it both ways and let the "judges" decide! Happy day!

Thanks so much, Brinn! I kindly acknowledge your words!

Thanks so much, Kath! Many continued winning photos for you! #670810

Joy Brown 7/26/2004 2:54:42 PM

Looks awesome either way, Dolores!!! #670821

Cathy Gregor 7/26/2004 3:02:01 PM

Just looked at your gallery. Your photos are fabulous!
-cathy #670837

June Marie Sobrito 7/26/2004 4:11:51 PM

Gorgeous! Love it! #670873

Dolores Neilson 7/26/2004 5:34:41 PM

Hi Joy! Thanks so much! I appreciate your feelings on this!

THank you again, cathy! I am honored that you would take time out of your busy day to view my gallery! THanks so much~

Hi June Marie!! THank you!! always a pleasure to hear from you! #670995

Janet S Weaver 7/26/2004 6:38:10 PM

This is beautiful Dolores! Great effect! #671059

Dolores Neilson 7/26/2004 7:10:50 PM

THank you, Janet! So nice of you to take time to comment on my work. It was my first time using this filter...I can tell right away it's very easy to overuse! #671098

Darren K. Fisher 7/26/2004 7:21:09 PM

Well you have used it to perfection. I love everything about this image. The colors the lighting all just awesome. This is going to look great on a lot of walls. #671109

Paula Showen 7/26/2004 8:21:49 PM

Beautiful, Dolores! I love both...hard to pick between them! They're both gorgeous! #671209

Dolores Neilson 7/26/2004 8:38:54 PM

Dear Darren and dear Paula! You have made my day! THank you for the high praise on this image. You both are so kind and generous here at BP! THank you for including me in your round of wonderful comments! #671233

Kristen McKain 7/27/2004 4:24:24 AM

excelent! #671596

Claudia Kuhn 7/27/2004 5:01:56 AM

Just love it Dolores! Congrats on the other version making potd too! Great field to find, love the buzzed effect too! #671718

Dolores Neilson 7/27/2004 6:01:11 AM

Hi Kristen! THank you!

THank you, Claudia ...for taking time to comment on my image. and thanks for the congrats! Wasn't sure which version I preferred with this so I uploaded them both! #671854

Karen Engelbreth 8/14/2004 2:41:48 AM

Congratulations, Dolores! #707215

Dan Holm 8/14/2004 2:43:33 AM

Congratulations, Dolores! Very well deserved! #707218

Dolores Neilson 8/14/2004 4:18:24 AM

Karen...THANK YOU!!

My heartfelt thank you, Dan! So appreciated! #707402

Darren K. Fisher 8/14/2004 5:34:07 AM

I never had a DOUBT. Way to go Dolores!!! #707719

William C. Raco 8/14/2004 5:39:46 AM

Stunning work, Dolores.
Beautifully done.

bill #707739

Claudia Kuhn 8/14/2004 5:49:50 AM

Beautiful Dolores, glad to see this here, congrats!! #707788

Claudia Kuhn 8/14/2004 5:50:26 AM

Beautiful Dolores, glad to see this here, congrats!! #707792

Marie Fields 8/14/2004 6:50:18 AM

Congratulations on this wonderful finalist! #708142

Patricia A. Cale 8/14/2004 6:53:52 AM

Great shot, Dolores! The field of flowers looks like the artist painted them! Good luck with this shot!!! #708163

Jennifer Rennison 8/14/2004 7:46:47 AM

Beautiful, Dolores! Congratulations! #708395

Deborah Sandidge 8/14/2004 7:56:25 AM

Gorgeous, Dolores, a big congrats to you!!! #708434

Kelly Abernathy 8/14/2004 8:40:07 AM

Woo-Hoo! Congratulations! -K #708707

Janet Detota 8/14/2004 9:59:11 AM

First time seeing this one! It's AWESOME!!
Congratulations and the best of luck next round, but don't think you'll need it! #709179

Nancy Grace Chen 8/14/2004 10:25:39 AM

Ah, great to see this here!! Congrats, Dolores!!

Nancy #709304

Murry Grigsby 8/14/2004 10:41:40 AM

Another big congrats Dolores -- love the buzz!! #709358

Cathy Barrows 8/14/2004 11:46:38 AM

Congrats!...this should be a winner...hope so #709724

Dolores Neilson 8/14/2004 12:04:54 PM

Darren, bill, Claudia, Marie, Pat, Jennifer, Deborah, K, Janet, Nancy, Murry and Cathy! Hi again! You guys are just...well, SWELL!! (Gee, I haven't used that word in a long time) Again, your generous posts touch me in such a wonderful way. Thank you all so very much! #709827

Kathleen Clemons 8/14/2004 12:35:22 PM

And another congrats, Dolores! :) #709924

Colette M. Metcalf 8/14/2004 2:19:59 PM

Congratulations to you again, Dolores!!! #710260

Dan Holm 8/14/2004 2:38:23 PM

Congrats, Dolores! #710295

Paula Showen 8/14/2004 2:40:50 PM

Dolores, I love this one!!! Congratulations and best of luck! #710303

Ellen Peach 8/14/2004 6:23:41 PM

This is just beautiful, Dolores....congrats and best of luck in the finals! #710721

Robert Mann 8/14/2004 8:01:30 PM

I think this great in any form. I like the wonderful colors and the perfect placement of your artist. And might I say just one more time that I am so happy that you are back and have presented us with more of your very imaginative work. Big congrats on your finalist selection and much good luck in the next round. RoB #710877

Monika Sapek 8/15/2004 12:43:42 AM

Many congratulations on your Second Place Win with this excellent image, Dolores! Great colors and effect!

Nobu Nagase 8/15/2004 1:12:05 AM

Congratulations on your win, Dolores!!! #711303

Dan Holm 8/15/2004 2:26:17 AM

Way to go, Dolores!!! CONGRATULATIONS!!! #711374

Colette M. Metcalf 8/15/2004 3:25:11 AM

Congratulations to you on your win, Dolores!!! #711427

Judith G. Secco 8/15/2004 4:58:50 AM

Yeah Dolores! Congratulations! Wonderful image.
Judy #711551

Darren K. Fisher 8/15/2004 5:11:16 AM

Yipeeee I am thrilled to see this one again, but like I said before I am not surprised at all. Congratulations to you on a well deserved win. #711578

William C. Raco 8/15/2004 5:14:57 AM

Beautiful, Dolores.

bill #711590

Claudia Kuhn 8/15/2004 5:20:11 AM

Hey Dolores, big congrats!! #711609

Cathy Gregor 8/15/2004 5:20:11 AM

Well deserved, Dolores. Congratulations!
-cathy #711610

Kristen McKain 8/15/2004 5:41:44 AM

Congrats! Well deserved! #711718

Joy Brown 8/15/2004 6:14:22 AM

Big Congrats, Dolores, on this well-deserved, awesome winner!!! #711841

Cindy Paquette 8/15/2004 6:46:16 AM


Congratulations on your "buzzed"'s beautiful! #711937

Wendy M. Amdahl 8/15/2004 6:51:13 AM

Very nice Dolores...congrats! #711953

Deborah Sandidge 8/15/2004 7:07:02 AM

Congratulations to you Dolors, wonderful work!!! #712001

Gunther Allen 8/15/2004 8:52:57 AM

Congratulations Dolores- This truly is a prize winner! -G #712234

Dolores Neilson 8/15/2004 8:56:35 AM

Kathleen, Colette, DAn, Paula, Ellen, RoB, Monika, Nobi, Dan (again), Colette (again), Judy, Darren, bill, Claudia, cathy, Kristen, Joy, Cindy, Wendy and Deborah! THANK YOU ALL SO VERY MUCH!! What fun this is when supported by your favorite photographers and friends! #712245

Nancy Grace Chen 8/15/2004 11:47:35 AM

A great concept and beautiful execution. CONGRATULATIONS, Dolores!!!

Nancy #712559

Janet Detota 8/15/2004 12:10:33 PM

Congratulations, Dolores!! Awesome! #712643

Murry Grigsby 8/15/2004 1:39:32 PM

Congratulations on your win Dolores!! Thought this one might have buzzed a little higher :0) #712860

Dolores Neilson 8/15/2004 2:08:48 PM

Gunther, Nancy, Janet and Murry! I thank you all so very much! You thought this would go higher, Murry?? Well thanks so much! I'm quite happy it made it this far!!! #712924

Susana Matos 8/15/2004 2:25:19 PM

Congratulations! Very beautiful!
Cheers from Portugal, Su #712987

Dolores Neilson 8/15/2004 3:00:29 PM

Thank you Susana!! #713048

Diane Dupuis 8/15/2004 3:49:17 PM

Congrats Dolores! Superb job! Well deserved! :-) #713108

Dolores Neilson 8/15/2004 4:07:50 PM

Thanks so much, Diane! much obliged for your post! #713163

Anette Linnea Rasmussen 8/15/2004 4:45:20 PM

Beautiful image, Dolores! Great Effect!
Congratulations on your win!

Best regards
Linnea #713256

Rob Friedman 8/15/2004 5:40:17 PM

I love this one--congrats Dolores!! #713311

Evy Johansen 8/15/2004 6:45:58 PM

Many congratulations on you win, Dolores! #713428

Diane Addonizio 8/15/2004 9:20:38 PM

Congratulations! #713577

Patricia Marroquin 8/15/2004 10:13:36 PM

Congratulations on your work of art, Dolores! :-) #713632

Paul Michko 8/16/2004 3:43:08 AM

Congratulation, Dolores on a great win. #713896

Dolores Neilson 8/16/2004 5:55:57 AM

Anette...thank you so much! I appreciate that!!

Hi Rob!! Thank you!! I appreciate it!!

Thank you so much, EVy!

Thank you again, Diane!!

Hi Patricia...Thank you!! My daughter was so helpful to me here.

Hi Paul! MAny thanks for your warm congrats. I appreciate it! #714305

Kelly Abernathy 8/16/2004 8:06:33 AM

Woo-Hoo! I am so happy for you Dolores! Such a beautiful photo to be recognized! Congratulations on your win! -K #714669

Mette Vendelboe Allison 8/16/2004 10:15:41 AM

Big congrats from me, Dolores:-) You deserve it! #715049

Dolores Neilson 8/16/2004 7:36:47 PM

Thank you so much, K!! What a good friend you are! I appreciate your post very much!

Thank you so much, Mette! And congrats again to you!! I'm so happy for you! #716151

Bernard B. Travers 8/16/2004 10:21:46 PM

Go, go, go, Oh great one of the lens. Way cool - and stuff. Congrats. Dolores. #716280

Pu Chen 8/19/2004 3:19:29 PM

Wonderful shot and beautiful effect. Congratulations, Dolores! #721571

Patrick Campbell 8/21/2004 8:00:03 AM

Congrats on this winning shot, Dolores! The 'buzz' filter works magic here. Glad to see you hitting your stride again. :-) #725920

Sherri Conley 8/22/2004 8:20:25 AM

This is absolute gorgeous, Dolores! Well done! #727671

Dolores Neilson 8/29/2004 12:36:09 PM

Hi BT!! Thank you!! Sorry for responding late....we have been away for over a week in North Carolina. Just catching up on emails and stuff. AGain, your compliments are most appreciated!

Greetings Pu!! Very thoughtful of you to kindly post on my work! Thank you!

Hi Patrick! Thank you for your complimentary words and encouragement. Appreciated once again!

Hello Sherri! Thank you so much! You brought me a smile! Happy day!


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Same image as before but with Buzz Simplifier software to create impressionistic effect.

Uploaded on 7/26/2004 7:28:11 AM All Time Best Photo Contest Editor's Pick Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner

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