"Mirror, mirror..."

© Melissa Olsen

"Mirror, mirror..."

Jennifer L. Alder 10/30/2007 7:47:32 AM

Love the comp and light
:))))))))))))) #774486

Melissa Olsen 10/30/2007 8:05:37 AM

I hope so Jen!! ... I came up dry last month :( #5004697

cheryl m. phillips 10/30/2007 8:08:08 AM

WOW is right! What a beautiful portrait, Melissa!
Oh and I am totally diggin' the new SP of you!!
~cheryl #5004706

Michelle L. Frick 10/30/2007 8:10:28 AM

This is GORGEOUS Melissa! Her eyes are amazing - your clarity, the comp and the effects all just work perfectly together! WELL DONE!!! #5004719

Emily E. Bem 10/30/2007 8:11:32 AM

So dramatic and UNIQUE! I agree with Cheryl....I LOVE the new minipic! :))) #5004727

Melissa Olsen 10/30/2007 8:46:46 AM

Thanks Cheryl, Michelle and Em!!

Oh, and I'm glad you all like the new minipic ;) #5004885

Jennifer L. Alder 10/30/2007 10:32:17 AM

With Soulful, Tempest and this--- I don't think dry will happen again, Mel! I am not a judge, but they are ALL fantastic photography
:) #5005350

Melissa Olsen 10/30/2007 10:45:16 AM

awww, Jen you're SO sweet! #5005389

Valeria McCormick 10/31/2007 6:15:13 AM

Wow Melissa, this is an absolutely beautiful image. Well Done. :-) #5009239

Jennifer L. Taranto 10/31/2007 12:08:43 PM

Stunning!!! I love the lighting!! Beautifully done!! #5010775

Jennifer L. Alder 10/31/2007 5:09:59 PM

EFP, Congrats #5011844

Melissa Olsen 10/31/2007 6:20:49 PM

;) thanks... you called it Jen! #5012084

Donna La Mattino Pagakis 11/3/2007 11:12:45 AM

Gorgeous portrait, creative and elegant! #5023345

Jennifer L. Alder 11/26/2007 3:41:53 PM

CONGRATS, Mel!!!!!!!!!!!
See my first comment

Steven E. Ray 11/26/2007 4:09:05 PM

Jennifer knew it from the first didn't she :) This is a very neat work on this photo... the shadow is a positive addition. Congratulations on your finalist! #5128004

Susan M. Campbell 11/26/2007 4:38:57 PM

Congrats Melissa...nice job!! #5128494

Joan Kocak 11/26/2007 5:09:21 PM

YAY Melissa! Congrats, I missed this one, beautiful! #5128986

Debbie E. Payne 11/26/2007 5:31:10 PM

Congratulations, Melissa. Good luck in the final round. Beautiful image! #5129373

Daniella Puente 11/26/2007 6:16:24 PM

Very original and fine finalist Melissa, congrats! #5130156

Donna La Mattino Pagakis 11/26/2007 6:20:08 PM

Congratulations Melissa, this is lovely!! #5130234

Kathy L. Clark 11/26/2007 7:18:12 PM

Congratulations on your wonderful finalist Melissa. #5131110

Amanda Chapman 11/26/2007 8:12:15 PM

This is stunning!!!!!! #5131887

Laurence Saliba 11/26/2007 8:35:36 PM

A BIG Congrats Melissa!!!!! #5132119

Jennifer L. Taranto 11/27/2007 7:50:18 AM

HUGE congrats girl!!! #5135167

Mick Burkey 11/27/2007 9:34:39 AM

Another stunning portrait, Melissa! Congratulations on the finals and good luck in the next round. #5135814

Michael Umbreit 11/27/2007 3:07:55 PM

Melissa - Congratulations on your finalist! - Mike #5137584

Bill Knaps 11/29/2008 4:25:47 PM

A most beautiful portrait and a well deserved Finalist. Congats Melissa.
Bill #6826977

Bill Knaps 11/29/2008 4:25:49 PM

A most beautiful portrait and a well deserved Finalist. Congats Melissa.
Bill #6826979

Bill Knaps 11/29/2008 4:27:13 PM

I am only a year late Melissa. Sorry, but I did not notice it was a 2007 entry. Still beautiful and well deserved. Bill #6826981

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Soft focus and vignette in PS.

1/200s f/4.5 ISO400 85mm

Uploaded on 10/29/2007 6:00:46 PM

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Camera: Nikon D200 Digital SLR Camera

BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest Finalist

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