Sunset Cruise

© Deborah Sandidge

Sunset Cruise

Dan Holm level-classic 8/16/2004 8:15:46 AM

Gorgeous image, Deborah! Outstanding concept, color and composition! Excellent! #158813

Deborah Sandidge 8/16/2004 8:22:32 AM

Thanks so much, Dan! The original image didn't have any sun or reflection, but I loved the shape of the pelican in flight. I thought it would be neat to try to bring him close and provide the color I wished for! :o) #714740

Peggy Wolff 8/16/2004 8:45:03 AM

Beautiful! #714834

Cathy Gregor 8/16/2004 9:03:24 AM

Deborah - This is absolutely gorgeous. You did a super job editing!
-cathy #714892

Stacey A. Bates 8/16/2004 9:11:46 AM

Great job editing Deborah, this is beautiful!! #714905

Tammy L. Odell 8/16/2004 9:16:05 AM

WOW!! This is amazing!!Beautiful work Deborah!! #714919

Deborah Sandidge 8/16/2004 9:21:09 AM

Thank you Peggy, Cathy, Stacey and Tammy! Glad you liked this pelican image! #714930

Donna J. Taff 8/16/2004 10:06:59 AM

Beautiful, Deborah!!!!!! #715015

Karen Bacon level-classic 8/16/2004 10:07:06 AM

Really great image Deborah! #715017

Colleen Braun level-classic 8/16/2004 12:35:46 PM

I can feel the movement... #715374

Wally Orlowsky 8/16/2004 12:51:12 PM

Another great silhouette, Deborah. You have mastered the effect very well. #715416

Colette M. Metcalf 8/16/2004 1:05:43 PM

Wow!! This is absolutely fantastic, Deborah!!! #715456

Isabel L 8/16/2004 1:07:53 PM

Wonderful capture Deborah!!!
I really like the flood effect that you did on this one it really brings out the colors in the sky and the bird. #715458

Joy Brown 8/16/2004 1:08:08 PM

Absolutely awesome, Deborah! #715460

Terry R. Hatfield 8/16/2004 4:02:09 PM

Excellent Ps Work Deb It Looks Great!! #715757

Diane Addonizio level-classic 8/16/2004 4:29:43 PM

Beautiful, Deborah! #715811

Jennifer Rennison 8/16/2004 5:57:23 PM

Great effects, beautiful, Deborah! #715959

Susan T. Evans 8/16/2004 6:46:19 PM

Gorgeous colors and effects Deb!!!! terrific job!!!! #716060

Kristen McKain 8/16/2004 7:04:19 PM

gorgeous!! #716106

Deborah Sandidge 8/16/2004 7:10:24 PM

Thanks so much for your thoughtful comments! Glad you liked this re-creation! :o) #716117

Nobu Nagase 8/16/2004 7:29:09 PM

Beautiful creation, Deb!!! the orange radial gradient representing the sun... #716140

Janet S Weaver 8/16/2004 9:08:26 PM

Excellent work Deb! Outstanding image!! #716234

Janet Detota 8/17/2004 12:03:23 PM

Your PS work is so good it looks real! Excellent job! #717407

Kathleen K. Parker level-classic 8/17/2004 12:16:04 PM

Another fabulous shot...super good job.
Kathleen #717432

Janice Forrest level-classic 8/17/2004 12:58:04 PM

Very nice work. #717515

Karen Engelbreth level-classic 8/17/2004 2:28:47 PM

Wonderful capture Deborah! #717683

Deborah Sandidge 8/17/2004 8:12:57 PM

Thanks so much, I appreciate your thoughtful comments! :o) #718230

Stephen Zacker 8/28/2004 4:46:02 PM

Just Great PS work!, and a Wonderful image! #741299

Doug Wean 8/28/2004 4:47:05 PM

WoW! What a beautiful Image! Creative composition and color!

Doug #741303

Deborah Sandidge 8/28/2004 6:38:21 PM

Thank you Stephen and Doug, much appreciated comments! #741598

Robert A. Simpson 9/11/2004 12:06:07 AM

Stunning Work! #768737

Evy Johansen level-classic 9/11/2004 12:12:23 AM

Wow - Awesome image! Many congratulations on your POTD Win! #768739

ilana peled level-classic 9/11/2004 12:22:21 AM

Everything seems so real !!!

Beautiful image Deborah. #768740

Mary McAllister 9/11/2004 12:33:46 AM

Wow...this is really stunning!
Mary #768742

Gianna Stadelmyer 9/11/2004 1:13:57 AM

Congrats on potd, Deborah! #768747

Kathleen Clemons 9/11/2004 1:47:08 AM

Congrats to you, Deborah! #768763

Deborah C. Lewinson level-classic 9/11/2004 2:09:23 AM

Wow, Deb, this image is absolutely gorgeous and assembled with impeccable excellence! Congratulations on POTD for your outstanding work!!! #768771

Donna L. Cuic level-classic 9/11/2004 3:54:18 AM

Big Congrats Deborah on Photo of the Day. It is an outstanding image.

Stay safe Monday and pray for it to go somewhere else. #768844

Kristen McKain level-classic 9/11/2004 4:10:36 AM

Congrats on your POTD! Well deserved! #768853

Donna W. Neal level-classic 9/11/2004 4:11:42 AM

Congratulations Deb, this is a beauty! #768857

Terry R. Hatfield level-classic 9/11/2004 4:27:23 AM

Hi Deb! Congrats On An Excellent Image And Your Potd:-) #768889

William C. Raco level-classic 9/11/2004 5:08:22 AM

Wow, this is gorgeous, Deborah.
Congratulations on the POTD
Very deserving recognition!

bill #768970

Maverick Creatives 9/11/2004 5:23:07 AM

Deborah, This image reflects the beauty and creativity possible in the marriage of photography and Digital Art.
This creation emits emotion. Very Professional. Congratulations.
Gary #768993

Janice Forrest 9/11/2004 6:51:36 AM

Congrats on your POTD #769131

DIANE COSGROVE 9/11/2004 7:05:34 AM

I'm inspired by your work. But I'm confused. Where can I find the "flood filter"? Is it a plug in? #769174

Lucia De Giovanni 9/11/2004 7:09:21 AM

Congratulations on your PODT! Absolutely wonderful! #769187

Deborah Sandidge 9/11/2004 7:16:54 AM

Oh, my gosh, thank you so much! POTD, a real treat and surprise! :0) I appreciate your thoughtful comments!! (So sorry I haven't been commenting much lately, I've been a little under the weather.)
Hi Diane - Yes, the flood filter is a plug in and it's available at Flaming Pear, They have quite a few creative filters available! have fun! #769206

Charlene Bayerle level-classic 9/11/2004 7:20:00 AM

Congratulations Deborah.....well deserved!!!!! #769215

Janet Detota level-classic 9/11/2004 7:46:13 AM

Way to go, Deb!! Congratulations!! #769282

Susan T. Evans level-classic 9/11/2004 8:03:30 AM

Congrats Deb on your POTD win!!!!! terrific image!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! #769353

Dale Ann Cubbage level-classic 9/11/2004 8:16:13 AM

Congrats Deborah! I was so pleased to open the POTD and find a masterpiece by one of my favorite BP photographers!! An excellent piece of art Deborah! You go girl!! #769419

bob cornelison level-classic 9/11/2004 8:41:07 AM

GREAT JOB!~:o) #769489

Ed Heaton 9/11/2004 11:37:17 AM

Well done Deborah... #769860

Anita Taylor 9/11/2004 12:14:39 PM

This is a wonderful image, Deborah! Great job! #769921

Jo Barker 9/11/2004 12:28:49 PM

You are a spectacular artist. With a unique style that is a hit at BP. Outstanding image. #769926

Karen Bacon level-classic 9/11/2004 1:05:25 PM

Congratulations Deborah!!!!!!!!!!!! #769961

Jody S. Pagel level-classic 9/11/2004 5:30:08 PM

What else can I say? WOW WOW WOW WOW WOW!

Fantastic creativity and Photoshop talent. Something for me to aspire to. #770175

Deborah Sandidge 9/11/2004 7:50:07 PM

Thanks so much, you all are great! :0) #770344

Diane Dupuis 9/11/2004 8:02:08 PM

Deborah - What a fantastic piece of art! Congrats on this shot as well as your POTD!! #770364

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-classic 9/11/2004 8:36:29 PM

Nicely done, congratulations Deborah!! #770437

Kevin Nugent 9/12/2004 2:45:22 PM

Excellent job Deborah! #771915

Deborah Sandidge 9/12/2004 6:32:30 PM

Thanks so much!!! Your comments are so appreciated! #772315

Kathleen R. Struckle 9/12/2004 8:47:25 PM

Wonderful image Deborah!! Congrats! #772505

Carol Dibble 9/13/2004 5:38:20 AM

Hi Deb! Congratulations on POTD! Sorry you are not feeling well...let's keep in touch! #773063

Debra Booth 9/13/2004 5:06:36 PM

Splendid Finalist, Deborah! Congratulations! #774419

Colleen Braun 9/13/2004 5:13:03 PM

congratulations... #774450

Deborah C. Lewinson level-classic 9/13/2004 5:15:13 PM

Congratulations, Deb!!! #774460

Deborah Sandidge 9/13/2004 7:21:17 PM

Thank you so much Debra, Colleen and Deborah! #775347

Jennifer Rennison 9/13/2004 8:09:26 PM

Congratulations, Deborah! #775830

Donna J. Taff 9/13/2004 8:15:57 PM

Congratulation's, Deborah!!!!!! #775885

Darren K. Fisher level-classic 9/13/2004 8:24:01 PM

Congratulations and the best of luck next round!!! #775950

Jim Kinnunen level-classic 9/13/2004 8:46:32 PM

Congrats Deborah!! #776145

ilana peled level-classic 9/13/2004 9:06:55 PM

Well desrved Deborah !!! #776264

Kelly Abernathy 9/14/2004 3:29:42 AM

Congratulations Deborah! -K #776977

Deborah Sandidge 9/14/2004 6:52:28 AM

Thank you so much for the warm congrats and good wishes, much appreciated!!! #778012

Jonna Bergström 9/14/2004 8:10:54 AM


- Jonna #778413

Nobu Nagase 9/14/2004 8:52:59 AM

I loved this the first time I viewed it!!!
Many congratulations to you, Deb, on your finalist... good luck with this... #778585

Terry R. Hatfield 9/14/2004 3:49:32 PM

This Sure Has Got Some Extra Viewing Deb! Congrats On Your Finalists:-) #780129

Robin L. Wehrman 9/14/2004 4:44:07 PM

Congratulations on this outstanding image, Deborah! #780292

Deborah Sandidge 9/14/2004 5:29:21 PM

Thank you so much for the congrats Jonna, Nobi, Terry and Robin! Best of luck to you too! #780470

Cindy Cone 9/14/2004 6:26:23 PM

Some how I missed the POTD win, so double congrats! It is well-deserved! #780750

Dale Ann Cubbage 9/14/2004 8:26:42 PM

Congrats Deborah! So beautiful, not surprising to see it here at all! Good luck tomorrow!

da #781046

Deborah Sandidge 9/14/2004 9:13:01 PM

Thanks Cindy and Dale Ann, best of luck to you both! :0) #781175

Carol Brill 9/14/2004 10:40:39 PM

Deborah, another stunner, congratulations and best of luck with this one! #781282

Karen Engelbreth 9/15/2004 5:13:37 AM

Congratulations Deborah! #782002

Deborah Sandidge 9/15/2004 7:53:33 AM

Thank you Carol and Karen!! #782547

Anita Hogue 9/15/2004 3:28:17 PM

This is one of my most favorite photos.
I am fairly new to betterphoto, and don't comment much, but I love this one.
anita #783586

Deborah Sandidge 9/15/2004 8:03:34 PM

Hi Anita, thank you so much for your thoughtful comments! Welcome to BetterPhoto, I look forward to seeing your work! :0) #784061

Colette M. Metcalf 9/19/2004 2:58:58 AM

Congratulations!!! #790383

Dolores Neilson level-classic 9/30/2004 4:29:24 AM

This is such a work of art, Deborah! I thought I had commented on this already ...Congratulations! #813267

Susana Matos 10/8/2004 10:17:25 PM

Congratulations, very beautiful!
Cheers from Portugal, Su #831127

Susie Peek-Swint 10/9/2004 8:27:49 AM

Many congrats Deborah ~ awesome capture!! #831891

Yves Rubin 6/26/2007 10:30:00 AM

What a stunner! Love the perfect silhouette shape of the pelican. #4439238

Christine Lobsinger level-classic 11/28/2009 1:52:43 PM

Absolutely Stunning Deborah!!!
By reading your thread, I learned something new, thanks.. I'm going over to the Flaming Pear.. THANKS!

CHRISTINE #8175680

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Camera: Nikon D100 Digital SLR Camera Photo Contest Finalist Photo of the Day

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